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Hearts Of The Dulcimer: A Documentary

Event Type: Film|Video
Date:
Friday, 02/06/15 at 6:30 pm
Library: Pacifica Sharp Park
Ages: Adults
Description: Hearts of the Dulcimer is a documentary about the California mountain dulcimer boom in the 1970s and its lasting impact. Through interviews, archival footage, and live performances, the film gives a firsthand account of living life in the counterculture, following one's passion, and playing and building mountain dulcimers. Filmmakers Patricia Delich & Wayne Jiang introduce the film and take questions after the screening. With dulcimers in hand, they demonstrate how to play the awesome instrument.

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Genealogy: Shaking Your Family Tree

Event Type: Workshop|Class
Date:
Saturday, 02/07/15 at 10:00 am
Library: Belmont
Ages: Adults
Description: Learn how to conduct a genealogy search and find people using billions of records of U.S. census data, vital records, directories, photos and genealogical records. You’ll learn how to access and use the Library’s Ancestry LE and Heritage Quest Genealogy search. This class is ideal for students, amateur genealogists, and researchers.

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Tai Chi

Event Type: Workshop|Class
Date:
Friday, 01/30/15 at 10:00 am
Saturday, 01/31/15 at 10:00 am
Monday, 02/02/15 at 10:00 am
Friday, 02/06/15 at 10:00 am
Saturday, 02/07/15 at 10:00 am
Library: San Carlos
Ages: Adults
Description: Tai Chi Mondays 10 AM to 11 AM, Fridays and Saturdays from 10 AM to noon.  An instructor will be present.  There will be no meeting on Monday, January 19, 2015 --- Martin Luther King Day. 

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Learn Microsoft Office Word 2013

Event Type: Workshop|Class
Date:
Saturday, 02/07/15 at 10:00 am
Library: Millbrae
Ages: Adults
Description: Learn to create, save, and print documents; copy, cut and paste text; and basic page layout.

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Downton Abbey Lecture

Event Type: Lecture|Slideshow
Date:
Saturday, 02/07/15 at 1:00 pm
Library: Atherton
Ages: Adults
Description: In this fascinating illustrated lecture, Dr. DiAnn Ellis discusses the world of Downton Abbey within the sociohistorical and geopolitical context of the era. Learn about the amazing Victorian and Edwardian periods. From the real Highclere Castle and Gardens where the series is filmed and where Dr. Ellis recently visited; to “The Buccaneers”; to the beautiful Worth gowns; to The Great War (100th Anniversary); to the Suffragettes; to the Spanish Flu; to Modern Spiritualism and Ouija Boards; as well as the daily lives of the landowners and the servants.

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Genealogy: Shaking Your Family Tree

Event Type: Workshop|Class
Date:
Saturday, 02/07/15 at 2:00 pm
Saturday, 03/21/15 at 2:00 pm
Saturday, 04/04/15 at 10:00 am
Library: Millbrae
Ages: Adults
Description: Learn how to conduct a genealogy search and find people using billions of records of U.S. census data, vital records, directories, photos and genealogical records. You’ll learn how to access and use the Library’s Ancestry LE and Heritage Quest Genealogy search. This class is ideal for students, amateur genealogists, and researchers.

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An Afternoon With Author John Jung

Event Type: Author Program
Date:
Saturday, 02/07/15 at 2:00 pm
Library: Foster City
Ages: Adults
Description: John Jung's program has been rescheduled.  Please join us to hear him speak about his latest memoir, A Chinese American Odyssey.  

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An Afternoon With Author Constance Vincent

Event Type: Author Program
Date:
Sunday, 02/08/15 at 2:00 pm
Library: San Carlos
Ages: Adults
Description: Constance Vincent author of Not Going Gently: A Psychologist Fights Back Against Alzheimer's For Her Mother ...And Perhaps Herself (a memoir with science that offers hope on preventing Alzheimer's symptoms) describes her relationship with her mother during her mother's final illness.

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Genealogy Drop-In Session: Get Individual Help

Event Type: Workshop|Class
Date:
Sunday, 02/08/15 at 2:30 pm
Library: Half Moon Bay
Ages: Adults
Description: Get individual research help on how to conduct or start your own family history research. Reservation is required. Call to sign up for 20-minute one-on-one consultation with a reference librarian

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Computer Coach

Event Type: Workshop|Class
Date:
Tuesday, 02/03/15 at 10:00 am
Tuesday, 02/10/15 at 10:00 am
Tuesday, 02/17/15 at 10:00 am
Tuesday, 02/24/15 at 10:00 am
Library: San Carlos
Ages: Adults
Description: Need computer help?  Check out our drop-in service -- our volunteer computer coach, Arnie, will provide one-on-one help with basic computer and Internet questions.  Tuesdays 10am to 12pm in Meeting Room A.

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