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Posted on: June 7, 2018

Join This Summer's Citywide Yard Sale

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Whether you want to clear out your clutter or find a treasure, the annual Citywide Yard Sale is a perfect opportunity! Host your own or partner with neighbors to join this community-spirited event. Together we can give new purpose to unused items!

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Posted on: May 14, 2018

Vehicle Donations for Firefighter Training

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As the cars we drive continue to evolve in terms of technology, they also evolve in how they are built to protect us. Did you know that average vehicle built in 1975 contained only 4% high strength steel? Today this number is as high as 72%. With this add...

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Posted on: February 23, 2018

Smooth Streets – Your Tax Dollars at Work!

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The City is committed to fixing failed streets and launched a website to highlight repairs, ongoing progress and where future efforts may be directed. Explore interactive maps and learn more about how Measure S supports the City’s Failed Streets Program.

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

Clean Water Program

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This multi-year capital improvement program will upgrade our sanitary sewer system and the wastewater treatment plant to improve service, align with the City’s sustainability goals, and comply with regulations to protect the environment and public health.

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Posted on: July 13, 2018

Help us Pick Our Next City Manager!

The public is encouraged to attend our upcoming community forum to share their thoughts about what type of leader we want our next City Manager to be. The recruiter will ask what kind of personality attributes and experience you think are important, as we...

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Posted on: July 1, 2018

Citywide Sewer Lateral Cost Sharing Program Now Accepting Applications

The City's cost-sharing program is open to property owners who would like to fully replace leaking sewer laterals that can damage roadways and impact the wastewater treatment system. Funding is limited for this very popular grant program so apply now!

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Posted on: June 22, 2018

City Services Academy Now Accepting Applications!

Apply now for the fall 2018 class. San Mateo's Academy is a comprehensive learning experience that offers an opportunity to interact with City staff and learn about the challenges facing municipal government today. Find out how local government functions!

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Posted on: May 1, 2018

Music Series Returns to Central Park

Central Park Music Series Crowd

The 2018 line-up is now public! Get ready for San Mateo's popular outdoor music series set in our historic Central Park! These free concerts are held every Thursday evening June 21 through August 16. Come join your community and boogie down!

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Posted on: May 31, 2018

Summer Learning Challenge

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Read all summer long and earn prizes! For all ages.

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Posted on: May 5, 2018

NEW! Library Mobile App

San Mateo Public Library App

Search for San Mateo Public Library in the Apple App store or Google Play on your device then download the free app.

Features include:

  • Search the catalog, renew items, place holds, and manage your account.
  • Use your eCard to check out materials.
  • Locate your ne...
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Posted on: May 15, 2018

Job Seekers @ Your Library

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Searching for work?  Need help writing your resume?  Want assistance applying for a job online?  Volunteers with experience in human resources, coaching, and teaching are available to help you.  Free.  Open on ...

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Posted on: February 2, 2018

Hoopla

Hoopla

Thousands of movies, TV shows, music albums and audiobooks to borrow for instant streaming or temporary downloading to a smartphone, tablet, or computer with your library card.

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Posted on: January 5, 2018

Streaming Movies

Kanopy

Enjoy more than 30,000 independent, international, classic, or documentary films through Kanopy.   Create an account, download the app, and watch them on your smartphone, tablet, PC or smart TV.  You may view 10 movies per month; the loa...

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Posted on: May 31, 2017

3 Bees Cafe in the Library

3 Bees Cafe

Stop by 3 Bees Café on the 3rd Floor of the Main Library and enjoy coffee, sandwiches, snacks, and more!

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Posted on: November 6, 2017

Citizenship Corner

Citizenship Corner

The Library has set-up a Citizenship Corner to provide information about the naturalization process in English, Spanish, and Chinese. The Library has been in collaboration with the U. S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) agency to establish thi...

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Posted on: November 28, 2017

Pronunciator

Pronunciator

Pronunciator is a fun way to learn a new language with self-directed lessons, live teachers, movies, music and more!  Plus, ESL students can access English language lessons in 50 non-English languages. 

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Posted on: December 11, 2017

Live Online Homework Help

Brainfuse

Tutors are available 1pm-10pm daily.  Receive live homework help, skill building assistance, writing assistance, the answer to a specific question or practice learning a language. Try Brainfuse now!

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