Tuesday, December 10, 2013 @ 6:00pm
martes, el 10 de diciembre @ 6:00pm
To celebrate the Holiday Season, the Biblioteca Latinoamericana and the Washington United Youth Center invite you to the annual Posada de la Comunidad (Community Posada). The entire community is invited to participate in this traditional Latino event with entertainment for the entire family. There will be holiday music, singing, Mexican Folkloric dancing, face painting, arts & crafts and refreshments. Children and teens will receive a gift book while supplies last.
This free special event is co-sponsored by Los Amigos de la Biblioteca Latinoamericana, Washington United Youth Center - Catholic Charities of Santa Clara County, and other community groups.
La Biblioteca Latinoamericana y Washington United Youth Center (El Centro Juvenil) les invita a La Posada de la Comunidad anual para celebrar las fiestas navideñas. Acompañanos a nuestro evento latino y tradicional con diversiones para toda la familia. Habrá música navideña, canciones, baile folklorico mexicano, pintura de la cara, manualidades y comida. Los niños y los adolescentes recibirán un libro como regalo mientras no se agoten.
Este evento gratuito y especial es patrocinado por el Washington United Youth Center - Caridades Católicas del Condado de Santa Clara, Los Amigos de la Biblioteca Latinoamericana y otros grupos comunitarios.
Come and celebrate the holidays in grand style at Berryessa Branch Library, Saturday, December 15, 12 - 4 pm.
Program is co-sponsored by The Friends of Berryessa Library.
Do you like to sing? Do you like holiday music? If the answer is yes, you are invited to sing classic holiday tunes, accompanied by Mr. K on oboe and Auntie Dawn on ‘ukulele. Song sheets will be provided.
This fun event will be presented twice:
December is full of celebrations from Christmas, Kwanzaa, and Hanukkah, to Winter Solstice. Visit your local branch library for one of these fun events (click on the name of the event to view times and locations):
Use Legos and other unusual items to make stamp art! We will be creating cards to give to friends and family over the holidays. For children ages 5-12.
Save Green and Go Green this Christmas Holiday. We supply the materials and suggestion, you supply the imagination. This family event is presented by Our City Forest.
Let your creativity loose and create cards or gift tags to use during the holiday season.
Teens and tweens are invited to use scrapbooking paper, stencils, paper punches and other supplies to create unique cards. Bring your friends and join in the fun! All supplies will be provided.
Our City Forest will host a hands-on workshop focused on saving money and reducing waste during the holidays. Featured topics include eco-friendly gift giving, holiday crafts utilizing recycled materials and cooking with seasonal and local produce. Festivities will include complementary refreshments and a raffle of environmentally themed prizes.
Enjoy an hour of live Mariachi music at this fun concert for all ages.
Join the fun with a puppet extravaganza. We will meet a frosty juggling penguin, an ice skating snowman, and the Hawaiian singing sensation the "Hi-Fi Sisters". Great fun for all ages.
Celebrate the holiday season with the acclaimed South Bay Guitar Society Quartet (Ben Zussman, Scott Swink, Tom Gardin and Jerry Snyder. Many traditional, classical and popular selections will be presented to bring in this joyous season.
The Almaden Community Center hosted Breakfast with Santa on December 11. This fun family event included a tasty breakfast, art activities for children and an opportunity to pose for a picture with Santa and receive a special gift. Almaden Librarian “Mr. K” presented a selection of holiday stories and songs. Check out photos from this fun holiday event.
Santa Claus will visit Edenvale Branch Library on Saturday, Dec. 11 @ 1:00 PM. Please bring your digital camera to take a photo or two of your child with Santa. The Library will provide one color photo per family, as long as supplies last. We hope to give a book to every child that attends. There will be a little take home craft, too. The program runs from 1:00 to 4:00 and will be held in the Community Room of Edenvale Branch Library.