Alameda Main Library

City of Alameda &nbsp&nbsp  Development at Alameda Point is on the drawing boards and part of the city’s 2019 workplan. The public can discuss and contribute to the workplan tomorrow, Friday, May 18, at the Alameda Main Library.

City Workshop Will Cover Many Topics

May 15,2018

The City Council will meet tomorrow at the Main Library, 1550 Oak St.  to review and vote on accepting its workplan and to assess the upcoming fiscal year’s budget report.

Read More
Original graphic by Colin Close &nbsp&nbsp Put your best foot forward by learning the “ins” and “outs” of landing a job, internship or volunteer opportunity. The Alameda Main Library and Alameda Recreation and Parks Department host this free event.

Job Workshop Slated for Teens, Tweens

Mar 05,2020

Sixth- through 12th-graders looking for summer jobs, internships or volunteer positions, but don’t know how to go about getting one are invited to attend the fourth annual “Get a Job” workshop next Monday, March 9, from 4 to 5:30 p.m.

Read More

Computing Workshops Scheduled at Main Library

Mar 07,2019

In three free workshops coming up this month, computer users can brush up on their computing skills at the Alameda Main Library, 1550 Oak St. The classes will focus on the Windows operating system and how to integrate it with portable devices.

Read More
Courtesy photo  Winnie the Witch will visit the Alameda Free Library on Wednesday, Oct. 25. The Halloween-themed blacklight puppet show for kids starts at 7 p.m.

Halloween Events for Kids Set at Library

Oct 19,2017

 

Fright Night Escape Room
Something isn’t quite right. There’s an eerie calm in the air and it seems like you and your friends are the only people left on earth. Can you solve the mystery and get out in time before succumbing to the force that has taken over?  

Read More

Teens: Library Wants to Display Your Inspired Art

Oct 13,2016

 

Artwork and artists can have a great influence on their communities. Teen artists are invited to create drawings, paintings, doodles and other works of art that will inspire Alamedans to read. The art will be displayed in the Homework Center in the Main Library.

Read More

Book Cover Design Workshop for Teens Oct. 12

Oct 06,2016

 

Let’s be honest. We all judge books by their covers. Sometimes readers pick up books because they have a cool photograph or an interesting pattern on the cover. Other books are just as easily passed by because of an outdated, faded, or just plain ugly cover.

Read More

Pages