Alameda Free Library

Flashlight Reading at the Library

Jul 13,2022

This summer, the Alameda Free Library is hosting “Flashlight Fridays” for children ages 5-12. This program encourages young readers to read silently and independently.

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Summer Reading Program at the Alameda Free Library Begins

Jun 09,2022

The Alameda Free Library celebrated its 2022 Summer Reading Challenge with a kickoff event at the Main Library on Saturday, June 4. The event included crafts for children, teens, and adults; a how-to session with Easy Street Cycling; and special performances by Sterling Johnson, the Bubblesmith.

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Virtual Author Webinar at Alameda Free Library

Mar 03,2022

The Alameda Free Library will be hosting a virtual author visit with author/illustrator Nidhi Chanani on Wednesday, March 16, at 4 p.m. on Zoom, and streaming the webinar for public viewers in the Stafford room simultaneously.

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Kids Who Code

Feb 03,2022

The Alameda Free Library is offering a virtual gaming-based STEM program introducing Computer Science and C++ programming.

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Library ‘Take Out’ Now Open for Readers

Jun 18,2020

As of Monday, Alameda Free Library cardholders can make appointments to pick up items at the Main Library. Materials must be placed on hold in advance. Request materials online or at (510) 747-7740 on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays between noon and 5 p.m.

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Learn What to Expect from the Next ‘Big One’

Apr 18,2019

Alameda Free Library, and the Friends of the Alameda Free Library present a Social Science event series, “California and the ‘Big One’” on Sunday, April 28, from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Main Library, 1550 Oak St.

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Courtesy photo &nbsp&nbsp Alameda students can experience a Youth Code Camp coming up at the library.

Youth Code Camp Slated for Dec. 5

Nov 29,2018

The Alameda Free Library will present a Youth Code Camp in the computer lab for an additional week. Especially designed for youth from ages 7 to 18, the program includes an open invitation for parents to join the fun. 

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