Go together • This week at the library

Dear friends,

If you want to go quickly, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.
– African proverb

Did you know that Menlo Park Library has a smartphone app? Use it to check out library books on your phone, or scan any book's ISBN barcode to see if the library has it in stock. Convenient and free. Now you know! Here's what's happening at the library this week 😃📚


📆 Book-ish Trivia Night. The popular after-hours trivia gathering for adults 21+ is back! A sparkling evening of games, prizes, snacks, and (adult) beverages in a decidedly book-ish setting.

Also on: City calendar

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📆 Sat. 2/22 – Live music: Los Panaderos. Enjoy wonderful, traditional music from many of Mexico’s states and regions. 1:00pm @ Belle Haven Branch

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Special event 📆 ✍️

📆 Fri. 2/28 – Artist reception and unveiling – “My Community” Youth Poster Exhibition. The Menlo Park Youth Poster Exhibition celebrates youth creative expression and inclusive community spirit. The exhibition will feature 54 works of original poster art created by Menlo Park young people on the theme, “My Community.” Light refreshments will be served. 6:30pm @ Belle Haven Branch

Also on: City calendar

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More events...

📆  Sci-Fi Book Group: All Systems Red. Murderbot, a sentient security android, only wants to watch soap operas in peace. Drop-ins welcome! Mon. 2/24, 7:15pm @ Main Library. Details

📆  Film: Captain Underpants. Dav Pilkey’s hit book series hits the screen, with school pranksters George and Harold hypnotizing their principal into thinking he’s a superhero. Rated PG. Tues, 2/25, 3:30pm @ Main Library. Details

📆  English Conversation Club. Practice your English conversation skills in an informal group setting with other English learners from all over the world. Wed. 2/26, 5pm @ Main Library. Details

📆  Film & Discussion: The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari. At the 100th anniversary of this influential expressionist horror classic, watch the film and chat about it with the Library's resident cinema expert, Nick Szegda, M.F.A., M.L.I.S. (Film not rated.) Wed. 2/26, 6:30pm @ Main Library. Details

📆 **TONIGHT** Thurs. 2/20 – Book-ish Trivia Night. The popular after-hours trivia gathering for adults 21+ is back! A sparkling evening of games, prizes, snacks, and (adult) beverages in a decidedly book-ish setting. 6:30pm @ Main Library

Also on: City calendar

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📆 Knitting meetup. Meet up with other yarn art enthusiasts to crochet, knit, sew, share tips and techniques. All skill levels welcome, from novice to pro. Wed. 2/26, 7:00 pm @ Main Library . Details

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Check the library's online events calendar for complete listings including storytimes, workshops, teen events, and more.


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Have a superlative week!

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