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City Council Meetings

  1. City Council meeting

    April 6, 7:00 PM @ City Council - Council Chambers
    332 W. 20th Ave.
    San Mateo, CA 94403

  2. City Council meeting

    April 20, 7:00 PM @ City Hall - Council Chambers
    332 W. 20th Ave.
    San Mateo, CA 94403

City Hall Art Displays

  1. City Hall Atrium: Yvonne Newhouse - Silk Scarf Display

    March 27 - May 6 @ City Hall Atrium Display Case
    330 West 20th Ave
    San Mateo, CA 94403

Front Page Events Listing

  1. City Hall Art Gallery: Women's Caucus for Art

    March 10 - May 5 @ City Hall Art Gallery
    330 West 20th Avenue
    San Mateo, CA 94403

    The City of San Mateo is proud to exhibit the work of Peninsula Women's Caucus for Art. The group is committed to recognizing the contribution of women in the arts. The exhibit contains a wide variety of work and techniques from printmaking to oil painting to textile art. The group will have their work on display in the City Hall Gallery from March 10 through May 5, 2015.

Library - Front Page Events

  1. Exhibit: Ceramic Sculptures & Mixed Media by Patty Owyang

    March 25 - April 30 @ 2nd Floor Display Case

    Patty Owyang, a visual arts teacher in the Bay Area, began hand-building sculpture from clay 20 years ago. Her artwork represents the many forks in the road she has taken. Each piece appears as though it has had a pervious life or an old story behind it. Her exhibit will be on display in the Second Floor Display Case of the Main Library from March 25 through April 30, 2015.

  2. Exhibit: City Arts of San Mateo 15th Annual Art Recognition Program

    April 1 - April 30 @ 1st Floor Art Gallery, 2nd Floor, and 3rd Floor

    Students from Aragon, Hillsdale and San Mateo High Schools are displaying their art throughout the library. Visit our Art Gallery on the first floor near the meeting rooms to see photography, paintings, and multimedia hanging work. You’ll find more 2D artwork on the second floor near the California Collection. Then move upstairs to the third floor to enjoy ceramics behind the Reference Desk and in the Teen Lounge. We are celebrating City Arts of San Mateo’s Student Art Exhibition from April 1 - April 30, 2015. There will be an Awards Ceremony on April 12th in the Oak Room at 2pm.

  3. Introduction to Finding Health & Human Services Funders

    April 7, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Oak Room, 1st Floor

    Find funders for health & human services nonprofits with the Foundation Center's comprehensive funding research tools. For information or disability services, please call (415) 397-0902.

  4. Teen Gaming Club

    April 7, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Teen Lounge, 3rd Floor

    Board games and snacks will be provided. Please feel free to bring your own board games as well! For ages 13-18.

  5. Musical Conversation: Borromeo String Quartet

    April 11, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Oak Room, 1st Floor

    The visionary performances of the Borromeo String Quartet have established them as one of the most important string quartets of our time. The Borromeo has been Quartet in Residence at the New England Conservatory of Music for more than twenty years and collaborates extensively with the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center in New York, and the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C. The musical conversation format allows attendees to ask questions of the performers and their music. Jointly presented with Music at Kohl Mansion. Admission is free. For more information, (650) 522-7818.

  6. City Arts High School Arts Recognition Program

    April 12, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Oak Room, 1st Floor

    City Arts of San Mateo’s 15th Annual High School Arts Recognition Program will be having an Awards Ceremony on Sunday, April 12th at 2:00pm in the Library’s Oak Room. The guest speaker this year is Mohsen Janatpour, Metaphorical Artist. Everyone is welcome to come to the Awards Ceremony to celebrate student artists from Aragon, Hillsdale and San Mateo High Schools.

  7. Knitting Workshop with Knits 4 Life

    April 13, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM @ Laurel Room, First Floor

    For ages 8 through adult -- Work with local yarnbombers Lorna and Jill Watt to create small knitted projects to take home. Participation is on a first come, first served basis.

  8. Make Your Own Terrarium with The Garden Home

    April 13, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Oak Room -- First Floor

    For ages 12 through adult -- Create a terrarium using plants and other materials to take home. Participation is on a first come, first served basis.

  9. Card Making Workshop

    April 14, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Oak Room -- First Floor

    For ages 10 through adult. With local artist M.C. Coughtrie, your can make your own cards with recycled materials. Enjoy this eco-friendly craft.

  10. Duct Tape Workshop with Sophie's Stress-Free Soirees

    April 14, 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM @ Oak Room -- First Floor

    All ages -- Children under 8 to be accompanied by an adult -- Create an e-device or water bottle holder out of duct tape.

  11. Make Your Own Terrarium with The Garden Home

    April 14, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Oak Room -- First Floor

    For ages 12 through adult -- Create a terrarium using plants and other materials to take home. Participation is on a first come, first served basis.

  12. Library eBook Appointments

    April 15, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ Computer Lab, 3rd Floor

    Learn how to checkout and download free ebooks from the Peninsula Library System's OverDrive ebook collection. A one-on-one 20 minute session by appointment will be scheduled between 2:00pm - 3:30pm. To register, call (650) 522-7818 or visit the 2nd floor reference desk at the Main Library.

  13. Recycled Words Workshop

    April 15, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Oak Room -- First Floor

    Ages 12 through adult -- With local artist Deborah Rumer, learn to create altered book art from repurposed text.

  14. Book Discussion: "Wild Nights" by Joyce Carol Oates

    April 15, 6:45 PM - 7:45 PM @ Laurel Room, 1st Floor

    Read "Wild Nights!: stories about the last days of Poe, Dickinson, Twain, James and Hemingway" by Joyce Carol Oates prior to the meeting and come ready to discuss.

  15. Design a Tote Bag

    April 16, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Laurel Room -- First Floor

    Ages 10 through adult -- Drop in at your leisure to decorate your own bag using fabric paint, stamps and more.

  16. Duct Tape Workshop with Sophie's Stress-Free Soirees

    April 16, 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM @ Oak Room -- First Floor

    All ages -- Children under 8 to be accompanied by an adult -- Create storage containers for your home using duct tape and recycled boxes.

  17. Soldering Workshop with Rogue Making

    April 16, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Oak Room -- First Floor

    Ages 10 through adult -- Learn to solder your own wearable technology.

  18. Recycled Fashion Presentation by Ricochet Wearable Art

    April 18, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM @ Oak Room -- First Floor

    Designer Jill Pillot will show you how to transform sweaters into different garments for adults and little ones. All ages

  19. Recycled Fashion Presentation by Ricochet Wearable Art

    April 18, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM @ Oak Room -- First Floor

    Designer Jill Pillot will show you how to transform sweaters into different garments for adults and little ones. All ages

  20. Robotics Demo and Workshop

    April 18, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Oak Room -- First Floor

    Nueva School Innovation Lab Program Robotics Team will talk about building a 6-foot tall, 120-pound robot. All ages

  21. Solar System and Beyond

    April 18, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Oak Room - First Floor

    All ages -- Explore the solar system with an interactive presentation and exercise -- San Mateo Astronomical Society

  22. From the Source: The Drought & Water Supply in San Mateo County

    April 20, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Oak Room, 1st Floor

    The City of San Mateo Sustainability Commission presents this special Earth Day Taste and Talk event: From the Source: The Drought & Water Supply in San Mateo County by Peter Drekmeier of the Tuolumne River Trust. Complimentary refreshments will be provided.

  23. Movie: Bears

    April 21, 4:00 PM - 5:20 PM @ Oak Room, 1st Floor

    Disneynature's "Bears" (2014) showcases a year in the life of a bear family as two impressionable young cubs are taught life's most important lessons. Set against a majestic Alaskan backdrop teeming with life, their journey begins as winter comes to an end and the bears emerge from hibernation. Rated G. 78 minutes.

  24. Teen Advisory Group Meeting

    April 21, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Teen Lounge, 3rd Floor

    Please join us on the 3rd Tuesday of each month in the Teen Lounge on the 3rd Floor of the Main Library to earn volunteer hours and provide feedback about library programs and services. For ages 13-18. Bring your friends!

  25. Project Read Tutor Training

    April 25, 10:00 AM - 3:30 PM @ San Mateo Main Library
    55 W. 3rd Avenue
    San Mateo, CA 94402

    All tutor trainings are free. Materials will be provided. To receive a certificate and be matched with a student, you must also attend the second session on May 16 from 10am - 3:30pm, for a total of 10 hours. For more information call (650) 522-7848.

  26. Library Board Meeting

    April 27, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Cedar Room, 1st Floor

    The Library Board of Trustees will conduct its monthly meeting. The public is welcome.

Parks and Recreation Events

  1. 38th Annual Eggstravaganza

    April 4, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Central Park

    City of San Mateo Parks and Recreation Department’s signature springtime community event.

Planning Commission Meetings

  1. Planning Commission

    April 14, 7:30 PM - 11:00 PM @ City Council Chambers

  2. Planning Commission

    April 28, 7:30 PM - 11:30 PM @ City Hall Council Chambers


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