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SJPL Mock Caldecott 2022

Yesterday several SJPL staff members gathered to discuss notable children's picture books published in 2021 and participate in a Mock Caldecott selection committee.

Megan Maloy
01/22/2022 - 9:00 AM

Ms. Ila's Middle Grade Reading Club: The Library of Ever

Knowledge is the light in the world. What happens when the forces of darkness want to quench that light?

Ila Langner
01/19/2022 - 10:00 AM

Valentine's Day

Celebrate love and caring February 14.

Tom Hewitt
01/14/2022 - 12:00 AM

Silicon Valley Reads 2022: Kindness, Resilience, and Hope

Books and Events for Silicon Valley Reads 2022.

Sarah Kishler
01/10/2022 - 9:00 AM

Recipes Included: 3 for Preschoolers and 3 for Middle Graders!

I share 6 children's books that all have something in common: recipes!

Ila Langner
01/06/2022 - 10:00 PM

National Hobby Month

January is National Hobby Month. It may come as no surprise that this is the best time to start that new hobby!

Lisa Mejia
01/06/2022 - 8:24 AM

eSpotlight - Introducing LOTE (Languages Other Than English) for Kids

This eSpotlight introduces a new eBook resource for children.

Dana Lema
12/21/2021 - 11:00 AM

'Tis the Season For Christmas Crafting

A look at our Christmas crafting books for a holly, jolly homemade crafting Christmas!

Lisa Mejia
12/16/2021 - 6:09 AM

Winter Holiday Book Giveaway

Stop by your favorite branch to receive free books for teens and under!

Alyssa Mendoza
12/15/2021 - 5:00 PM

Ms. Ila's Middle Grade Reading Club: While I Was Away by Waka Takahashi Brown

What would you do if you were sent to live in a foreign country?

Ila Langner
12/15/2021 - 10:00 AM

DIY Ugly Holiday Sweater

Ugly holiday sweaters are all the rage! Check out our blog on how to create the ugliest sweater for this holiday season.

Brandy Maldonado
12/06/2021 - 7:00 AM

Picture Books About the December Holidays

Here are some of my favorite books to read aloud during December to celebrate various cultures!

Ila Langner
12/02/2021 - 10:00 AM