Blogs

Adventures Outside: Vasona Lake County Park

The Vasona Lake County Park offers year-round fun for the whole family. Be sure to check this park off of your adventure list by taking a look at what it has to offer.

Brandy Maldonado
12/03/2019 - 8:00 AM

Christmas TBR

One of my favorite things to do during this holiday season is to read a cheerful Christmas book underneath our lit up tree.

Penelope Gomez
12/02/2019 - 9:00 AM

YA Friday: November 2019 Monthly Wrap-Up

Take a look at some of our favorite books released this month.

Megan Maloy
11/29/2019 - 9:00 AM

eSpotlight - Easy Recipes for Potluck Season

It's that time of year where workplaces around the state are having multiple potlucks. Not sure what to make or bring? We can help you with last minute ideas through our eBooks!

Megan Hicks
11/27/2019 - 4:45 PM

Volunteer Spotlight - Rahul Amin

In the 2.5 years Rahul Amin has volunteered with the Alviso Branch, his growth in regard to both leadership and dedication to the Alviso community has clearly been demonstrated.

Robert Miranda
11/26/2019 - 3:00 PM

Holiday Cooking For Special Diets

While holiday entertaining can be challenging when faced with special diets like Veganism, San Jose Public Library offers an array of holiday cooking resources for to help make your life easier!

Lisa Molson
11/26/2019 - 9:00 AM

Looking Back: A Local Mexican Bakery (Panaderia)

Take a look back at a Mexican bakery in a Downtown San Jose neighborhood.

Ralph Pearce
11/26/2019 - 9:00 AM

eSpotlight - Last Minute Thanksgiving Ideas

Find last minute ideas for Thanksgiving recipes, crafts, and more with our eResources.

Anna Fox
11/26/2019 - 7:00 AM

LocalLit 2019

Join us on Sunday, December 1st for LocalLit!

Megan Hicks
11/22/2019 - 5:45 PM

YA Friday: Stress Less

Holidays can be tough on your mental health; these books can help with stress and anxiety.

Leizel Case
11/22/2019 - 9:00 AM

#PixinParks Now What?

Now that you have finished the Pix in Parks challenge you may be looking for your next big adventure!

Brandy Maldonado
11/21/2019 - 8:00 AM

YA Friday: Native American Heritage Month

These #OwnVoices YA books all feature Native American protagonists, in stories both realistic and speculative.

Megan Maloy
11/15/2019 - 9:00 AM