Cambrian Branch Library will be CLOSED 10 am - 1 pm on Monday, October 7, due to staff training.
The library will open at 1:00 pm that day and close at 6 pm, as it normally does.
Note: Other branch libraries that are open on Mondays will also be closed 10:00 am - 1:00 pm on October 7, 2013.
Library alternatives on the morning of October 7:
Everyone is invited to a special, one-time Magic Show with Pete G. at Almaden Branch Library on Saturday, August 24, 2013, at 11:00 AM.
The magic show will take place in the library's Children's Room.
Enjoy the magic of Almaden Valley's own Pete G.
Join us with the whole family for this fun-filled program.
On October 1, 2013, open enrollment begins in the Health Insurance Marketplace under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), sometimes referred to as "Obamacare."
You can use these resources below to obtain the information and guidance you need to make the best choice for your health insurance needs:
California has provided a special website for its residents who need to purchase health insurance under the ACA. Here, you can request enrollment help online, use the cost-estimate calculator, and get more information in English and 12 other languages.
Obamacare Explained: a Guide for Californians
This guide from PBS station KQED explains how the health law affects you, your family or your small business, here in California.
Find out what the law means to your specific situation with these fact sheets that cover a variety of ages, social groups, and languages.
Get Individualized Help on the Best Affordable Care Options for You
Attend a local event where you can talk to reps from Covered California:
Check Out This 7-Minute Overview on How the ACA Will Affect You
More information on the ACA may also be found at:
In the spirit of Smithsonian Museums, who offer FREE admission every day, Museum Day Live! is an annual event hosted by Smithsonian magazine in which participating museums across the country open their doors to anyone presenting a Museum Day Ticket... for FREE, on Museum Day, which is Saturday, September 28, 2013.
Among the museums participating are the San José Museum of Art, San José Museum of Quilts and Textiles, The Lace Museum in Sunnyvale, the Hiller Aviation Museum in San Carlos, the deYoung Fine Arts Museums in San Francisco, and the Blackhawk Automotive Museum in Danville.
To find more participating museums, to get more information about Museum Day Live! and to access your FREE ticket, visit www.smithsonianmag.com/museumday/.
San José Beyond the Bell is a FREE tool that helps you support your children by linking them to out-of-school time programs and resources across Silicon Valley.
You can find activities for your child among the following categories:
- After school care
- Community service
- Creative arts
- Dance and performing arts
- Language and multicultural education
- Science and technology
- Special needs
- Sports and recreation
- Vocational training and internships
Age groups run from pre-school through high school. This site lets you search by location, zipcode, and keyword, and lets you limit your search to "programs with financial aid available or free of charge."
Check out San José Beyond the Bell.
Join us for a special performance by magician extraordinaire Dan Chan at Almaden Branch Library on Thursday, June 20, 2013 at 3:00 PM.
Dan will be performing in the giant Community Room at the Library.
Dan's passion is creating original presentations and routines.
Not merely a simple magician, Dan masters more than most, promises more than expected, and delivers more than hoped.
He has been called "an intense, three-ring circus rolled into one man" and for good reason.
We hope that you can join us for this special treat!