June 14, 2021, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Virtual via Youtube
Enjoy a performance full of laughs with Boswick the Clown! Premiering on the City of San Mateo Youtube page on June 14th at 11:00 AM.
June 14, 2021, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM @ Virtual via Zoom
Quieres aprender Español en forma divertida? / Do you want to learn Spanish in a fun way?
Acompáñenos con Miss Brenda / Join us with Miss Brenda
June 14, 2021, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ San Mateo Public Library - Oak Room Patio
Painting with different textures and materials on the Oak Room Patio. Spaces are limited and registration is required, for ages 4-8.
June 14, 2021, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Virtual via Zoom
Sign up for a 10 minute appointment to practice your reading with a therapy dog via Zoom! Registration is required.
June 15, 2021, 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM @ Virtual via Zoom
For kids ages 5-8. Join us for a story, then follow along at home with a special craft inspired by the book! This month we will read My Rainy Day Rocketship by Markette Sheppard and make paper straw rockets inspired by the story.
June 16, 2021, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Central Park or Beresford Park
Join us on Wednesdays for a special in-person storytime in the park! Please remember to bring your own floor covering and sun protection. Masks are required for all over the age of 2 regardless of vaccination status. We’ve expanded the attendee limit, so register in advance for your spot.
June 16, 2021, 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM @ Central Park
Explore yoga-inspired movement and mindfulness practices for kids as young as preschool. Instruction is provided by a Stories, Songs & Stretches Trained Facilitator, not a registered Yoga instructor. Adult caregiver must be present at all times. Participants should bring their own mat. Registration is required.
June 17, 2021, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM @ Virtual via Zoom
Create your own soap and learn about the manufacturing process with 3D printing and thermoform machines. Start by drawing a design, then map it out on TinkerCAD to 3D print a prototype. There will be one in-person open lab for participants to use the Thermoform machine and pick up their 3D molds and soap making kits.
June 18, 2021, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM @ Virtual via Zoom
Create your own soap and learn about the manufacturing process with our Makerspace tech! Participants must be at least a rising 4th grader up to 8th grade. One session will be hands-on at the Main Library and will be scheduled by appointment to maintain health and safety standards. More information will be provided to participants who successfully register. This project is supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian. Space is limited. Registration Required.
June 18, 2021, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Virtual via Zoom
This month we will be reading The Bad Seed, by Jory John, and followed by fun games and activities. Each participant also gets a free copy of the book.
June 18, 2021, 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM @ Virtual via Zoom
Let’s talk books. Miss Jordan will be sharing the first chapter of her favorite spooky middle grade read of the moment, discussing the key points of the genre, and throwing some seriously scary creative writing exercises into the mix! Registration is required.