Blogs: Community

  • The Everyday Adventure: A Daily Stroll through San Josetrees with dog walking down sidewalk

    Jasper, my seven-year-old Puggle, and I love to walk. While I prefer to walk along beautiful, peaceful natural scenery, Jasper is less picky and is fine with a regular neighborhood walk, just as long as he can get outside each day.
    Posted by: Monique Gaddy on Friday, September 30, 2016 - 2:00 PM | Comments: 4
  • Oh, the Places You'll Go!Cover art of Dr. Seuss book

    Fall is here, and the kids are back in school. It might be time for that long-deserved day away. The library is a great resource for finding your get-away location.
    Posted by: Teresa Brodersen on Friday, September 30, 2016 - 12:00 PM | Comments: 0
  • Are You Registered to Vote?Voting ballot box

    California's voter registration deadline for the general election is only one month away! That means if you want to vote for the president of the United States, on statewide decisions about issues like recreational marijuana use or the death penalty, or for your state senators, you need to register! Here's how:
    Posted by: Megan Tristao on Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 7:54 AM | Comments: 1
  • SJPL Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month Part 1hispanic heritage month artwork

    Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with SJPL Hispanic Heritage Month is upon us once again at San José Public Library. If you aren’t familiar with this annual time of reflection and tribute to the Hispanic/Latin culture, it would be worthwhile to plan a visit to one of our libraries to experience the symbolism behind Hispanic/Latin culture and to understand some of the history and influence Hispanic/Latin culture had on the North and South American continents.
    Posted by: Benjamin Martinez on Friday, September 16, 2016 - 12:17 PM | Comments: 0
  • Heroes & Villains Fan Fest-For Fans, By FansHeroes & Villians Fan Fest

    Calling all fangirls and fanboys! San Jose once again has the pleasure of hosting Heroes & Villains Fan Fest this year. Join me as I immerse myself in everything and anything nerdy this weekend: August 27th & August 28th.
    Posted by: Enna Penglin on Monday, August 22, 2016 - 9:55 PM | Comments: 0