Redwood City Public Library
    January 2017

Redwood City Now and Then
Redwood City Now and Then Photo Project
Celebrate Redwood City history with us. Share your photos of the historic site of the month selected by the  Redwood City Now and Then  Planning Committee. Bring your photos and your stories to share and scan using our high resolution scanners. You can go home with a digital copy of your photograph.
Don't have any photos? No problem! Come hear historical stories from other community members. Sessions are intended to be drop-in but you are welcome to stay for the whole time.

Learn a Language Online with Pronunciator
Pronunciator is a fun and free way to learn any of eighty Pronunciator Language Learning languages with self-directed lessons, live teachers, movies,
music, and more. 

Pronunciator also includes live tutors and ESL for 50 non-English languages. Plus free apps for Android, Apple, and Kindle Fire devices. Learn online, and get the app for your mobile device!
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For more information visit our Pronuciator webpage.
Upcoming Library Program Highlights

Join the Winter Reading Club!
Through January 29, 2017
All Redwood City Libraries

 Read or listen to 5 books by January 29 and receive a ticket to the VIP Reader's Party! Pick up your reading record at any Redwood City Library. For ages 0-12 years old. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library and the Old Spaghetti Factory
Join the Winter Reading Club

5th & 6th Grade Book Club
Wednesdays (except 12/28 & 1/4) at 7:15pm
Downtown Library

Books will be provided along with weekly chats and fun activities. Sign up at the Children's Desk.
Sponsored by the Friends of the Library
Book Club for Kids at Redwood City Public Library



Lawyers in the Library - Employment Law
Thursday January 12 at 7:00pm
Downtown Library - Small Conference Room

Free consultation with a volunteer lawyer.
To register, please call 650.780.7058 or email rkutler@redwoodcity.org
Sponsored in part by the Friends of the Library
Lawyers in the Library

Flying Angels Chinese Dance Company
Saturday January 14 at 11:00am - Downtown Library
Saturday January 21 at 11:00pm - Redwood Shores Branch

Celebrate the Year of the Sheep with a performance of traditional and contemporary Chinese Dance.
Sponsored by the Friends of the Library
Flying Angels Chinese Dance Company

New! Tween Book Club for 7th & 8th Graders
Thursdays January 19 & 26 at 6:00pm
Downtown Library  - 2nd Floor Teen Center

 We meet each Thursday evening for a new book each month (which you get to keep!). Contact Teen Librarian,  Michelle Clark at mclark@redwoodcity.org  to learn more . Sponsored by the Friends of the Library
Tween Book Club

College Funding Seminar
Saturday January 28 at 2:00pm
Downtown Library - Community Room

 Michael Kayhan presents to parents of college-bound teens on the expectations and strategies for paying for college.  Sponsored by the Friends of the Library
College Funding Basics
About Us

The Redwood City Public Library inspires learning through innovative and visionary programming and services-literacy programs, support for school success, access to technology, safe, inviting spaces for youth and families, and gathering places that connect the members of the community with a love of reading and learning.

Libraries should be considered "indoor parks" with many learning, cultural, and recreational activities for all ages, incomes, and cultures, and a primary way of helping to build community by promoting community participation and volunteerism. 

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