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Location: San Carlos, CA

Little Libraries

There are 138 "Little Libraries" within 25 miles.

Local venues

San Carlos Library (0.2 miles)
610 Elm St., San Carlos, CA
The Reading Bug (0.3 miles)
785 Laurel St, San Carlos, CA 94070
399 Marine Parkway, Redwood City, CA 94065
Belmont Library (1.8 miles)
1110 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont, CA 94002
710 Hamilton Street, Redwood City, CA 94063
2200 Broadway, Redwood City, CA 94063
1091 El Camino Real, Redwood City, CA 94063
1044 Middlefield Road, Redwood City, CA
11 West Hillsdale Boulevard, San Mateo, CA 94403
2140 Euclid Avenue, Redwood City, CA 94061
205 W. Hillsdale Blvd, San Mateo, CA 94403
2510 Middlefield Rd, Redwood City, CA 94063
1000 East Hillsdale Boulevard, Foster City, CA 94404
Lee's Comics (3.7 miles)
2222 South El Camino Real, San Mateo, California 94403
1530 Susan Court, San Mateo, CA 94403
4200 Farm Hill Blvd, Building 9, 3rd Floor, Redwood City, CA 94061
1720 S. Amphlett Boulevard, #329, San Mateo, CA 94402
1700 W. Hillsdale Blvd, Building 9, San Mateo, CA 94402
2 Dinkelspiel Station Lane, Atherton, CA 94027
1000 El Camino Real, Atherton, CA 94027
B Street Books (5.2 miles)
301 South B Street, San Mateo, CA 94401
55 West 3rd Avenue, San Mateo, CA 94402
3140 Woodside Road, Woodside, CA 94062
Feldman's Books (5.6 miles)
1170 El Camino Real, Menlo Park, CA 94025

Local events

May
7
Andrew G. Walder, China Under Mao: A Revolution Derailed
Stanford University, Saturday, May 7 at 5:30pm
Andrew G. Walder, China Under Mao: A Revolution Derailed

Discussion with Columbia University’s Thomas P. Bernstein, followed by signing, Walter H. Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center at Stanford University (added from Harvard University Press)
May
8
Charles F. Walker, The Tupac Amaru Rebellion
Stanford University, Sunday, May 8 at 1:15pm
Charles F. Walker, The Tupac Amaru Rebellion

Speaking and signing, Center for Latin American Studies at Stanford University (added from Harvard University Press)
May
11
Needles & Hooks
Belmont Library, Wednesday, May 11 at 6:45pm
Knitting and Crocheting Group
Bring your knitting and crocheting projects to the library! All ages welcome! (MuranoBlue)
May
11
Author Visit - Ann Packer
Belmont Library, Wednesday, May 11 at 7pm
Join us as we welcome acclaimed author Ann Packer to the Belmont Library! Ms. Packer will be reading from and discussing her work, The Children's Crusade: A Novel.

Refreshments will precede the event courtesy of the Friends of the Belmont Library and a book selling and signing will follow courtesy of Books Inc. (MuranoBlue)
May
12
Gordon H. Chang, Fateful Ties: A History of America’s Preoccupation with China
Stanford University, Thursday, May 12 at 1:30pm
Gordon H. Chang, Fateful Ties: A History of America’s Preoccupation with China

Lunchtime lecture at Stanford University, sponsored by the American Studies Program (added from Harvard University Press)
May
12
Mystery Book Group: The Lost Key
Belmont Library, Thursday, May 12 at 2pm
Join us for light refreshments and lively discussion of The Lost Key, by Catherine Coulter.

The newest entry in the sizzling international thriller series featuring Nicholas Drummond, from #1 New York Times-bestselling author Catherine Coulter.

Freshly minted FBI agent Nicholas Drummond is barely out of his Quantico training when he and his partner, Mike Caine, are called to investigate a stabbing on Wall Street. (MuranoBlue)… (more)
May
16
Maturing Gracefully at the Belmont Library: Your Food, Your Health and You
Belmont Library, Monday, May 16 at 12pm
Every 3rd Monday of the month, please join us for an informative session on various health topics, presented by Dignity Health of Sequoia Hospital.

At this session, Dr. Martha Mejia will be discussing "Your Food, Your Health, and You!"

A healthy snack will be provided, courtesy of the Friends of the Belmont Library. (MuranoBlue)
May
25
Needles & Hooks
Belmont Library, Wednesday, May 25 at 6:45pm
Knitting and Crocheting Group
Bring your knitting and crocheting projects to the library! All ages welcome! (MuranoBlue)
Jun
7
Lawyers in the Library
Belmont Library, Tuesday, June 7 at 7pm
The first Tuesday of each month the library, in partnership with the San Mateo County Bar Association, holds free legal clinics. Participants have a twenty minute free consultation with an attorney. Lawyer's legal expertise may vary from month to month. Please call the Belmont Library for details on topics. (650) 591-8286

Registration is required by calling the library or asking at the reference desk.

(650) 591-8286 (MuranoBlue)
… (more)
Jun
20
Hua Hsu, A Floating Chinaman: Fantasy and Failure across the Pacific
Green Apple Books on the Park, Monday, June 20 at 7:30pm
Hua Hsu, A Floating Chinaman: Fantasy and Failure across the Pacific

Speaking and signing, Green Apple Books on the Park (added from Harvard University Press)
Jun
27
C. J. Flood
Kepler's Books, Monday, June 27 at 7pm
C.J. Flood, also known as Chelsey Flood, graduated from the University of East Anglia in 2010 with an MA in creative writing. She has won several prizes and awards for her writing, including the Curtis Brown Award, and also received funding from the Arts Council to complete Infinite Sky. She blogs as a member of the Lucky 13s and at CJFlood.blogspot.co.uk, and tweets as @cjflood_author. Infinite Sky is her debut novel and she is currently working on her next book in Bristol. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Jun
29
Laura McBride
Mrs. Dalloway's, Wednesday, June 29 at 4pm
Laura McBride teaches at the College of Southern Nevada and lives with her husband and two children in Las Vegas. She graduated with a degree in American Studies from Yale University and wrote part of We Are Called to Rise, her first novel, while in residency at Yaddo. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Jul
5
Lawyers in the Library
Belmont Library, Tuesday, July 5 at 7pm
The first Tuesday of each month the library, in partnership with the San Mateo County Bar Association, holds free legal clinics. Participants have a twenty minute free consultation with an attorney. Lawyer's legal expertise may vary from month to month. Please call the Belmont Library for details on topics. (650) 591-8286

Registration is required by calling the library or asking at the reference desk.

(650) 591-8286 (MuranoBlue)
… (more)
Jul
22
David Rose
Kepler's Books, Friday, July 22 at 7:30pm
David Rose is an award-winning entrepreneur and instructor at the MIT Media Lab, specializing in how digital information interfaces with the physical environment. A former CEO at Vitality, a company that reinvented medication packaging, he founded Ambient Devices, which pioneered technology to embed Internet information in everyday objects like lamps, mirrors, and umbrellas. Currently Rose is the CEO of Ditto Labs, and his work has been featured at New York Museum of Modern Art and in The New York Times, and parodied on The Colbert Report. A frequent speaker at conferences and for corporations, he lives in Brookline, Massachusetts, with his wife and two children. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Aug
2
Lawyers in the Library
Belmont Library, Tuesday, August 2 at 7pm
The first Tuesday of each month the library, in partnership with the San Mateo County Bar Association, holds free legal clinics. Participants have a twenty minute free consultation with an attorney. Lawyer's legal expertise may vary from month to month. Please call the Belmont Library for details on topics. (650) 591-8286

Registration is required by calling the library or asking at the reference desk.

(650) 591-8286 (MuranoBlue)
… (more)
Aug
14
Cassandra Dunn
Books Inc. in Alameda, Sunday, August 14 at 7pm
Cassandra Dunn received her MFA in creative writing from Mills College. She was a semifinalist for the Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award and a finalist in Glimmer Train’s Short Story Award for New Writers. She has two children and lives in the San Francisco Bay area. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Sep
13
Claire Thomas
Book Passage, Tuesday, September 13 at 12:30pm
Claire Thomas is an unabashed food enthusiast and the host of Food for Thought with Claire Thomas, part of Litton’s Weekend Adventure on ABC. She works as a nationally recognized commercial director, food photographer, and writer, with her blog, The Kitchy Kitchen, as her experiment and much beloved playground. Born and raised in LA, Claire has turned food into an intellectual and grumbling stomach–driven passion. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Oct
11
Sophie Littlefield
Books Inc. in Opera Plaza, Tuesday, October 11 at 2pm
Sophie Littlefield grew up in rural Missouri and attended college in Indiana. She worked in technology before having children, and was lucky enough to stay home with them while they were growing up. She writes novels for kids and adults, and lives in Northern California. Visit her online at www.SophieLittlefield.com. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Oct
23
Thomas Piketty, translated by Arthur Goldhammer, Capital in the Twenty-First Century
Thomas Piketty, translated by Arthur Goldhammer, Capital in the Twenty-First Century

Arrow Lecture, Stanford University (sponsored by the Department of Political Science) (added from Harvard University Press)
Nov
20
Chloe Benjamin
Mrs. Dalloway's, Sunday, November 20 at 7:30pm
Chloe Benjamin is a graduate of Vassar College and the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where she received her MFA in fiction. She is a recipient of the Sally Mead Hands Award for fiction writing and the Dorothy D. Bailey Summer Prize Fellowship, and her work has appeared in PANK, The Washington Independent Review of Books, The Laurel Review, Pebble Lake Review, Tar River Poetry, Whiskey Island, Verse Wisconsin, and Devil’s Lake, among others. She has taught creative writing and freshmen composition at UW-Madison and Edgewood College. She lives in Madison, Wisconsin, where she works for a nonprofit, runs a writing workshop for preteen girls, and writes in the hours in between. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Feb
12
Mehrsa Baradaran, How the Other Half Banks: Exclusion, Exploitation, and the Threat to Democracy
The Green Arcade, Sunday, February 12, 2017 at 7pm
Mehrsa Baradaran, How the Other Half Banks: Exclusion, Exploitation, and the Threat to Democracy

Speaking and signing, The Green Arcade (added from Harvard University Press)
Feb
13
Mehrsa Baradaran, How the Other Half Banks: Exclusion, Exploitation, and the Threat to Democracy
Laurel Book Store, Monday, February 13, 2017 at 6pm
Mehrsa Baradaran, How the Other Half Banks: Exclusion, Exploitation, and the Threat to Democracy

Reading, speaking, and signing, Laurel Book Store (added from Harvard University Press)
Mar
9
Nathan Perl-Rosenthal, Citizen Sailors: Becoming American in the Age of Revolution
Books Inc Palo Alto, Thursday, March 9, 2017 at 7pm
Nathan Perl-Rosenthal, Citizen Sailors: Becoming American in the Age of Revolution

Speaking, Q&A, and signing, Books Inc., Palo Alto (added from Harvard University Press)
Mar
15
Allyson Hobbs, A Chosen Exile: A History of Racial Passing in American Life
Kepler's Books, Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at 7:30pm
Allyson Hobbs, A chosen exile: A History of Racial Passing in American Life

Conversation with Helena Brantley (signing to follow), Kepler’s Books (added from Harvard University Press)
Mar
17
Iris Bohnet, What Works: Gender Equality by Design
Mechanic's Institute Library & Chess Room, Friday, March 17, 2017 at 6pm
Iris Bohnet, What Works: Gender Equality by Design

Speaking and signing, Mechanics Institute Library (added from Harvard University Press)
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