Sign up online or at any Redwood City Public Library! All teen grades 6th through 12th are eligible to join for the chance to win some great raffle prizes such as Beats headphones, gift cards to Old Navy, Target and Barnes & Nobles and $1000 college scholarship! Sponsored by The Friends of the Library
New! Adults can now join the Summer Learning Challenge! Sign up online or at any Redwood City Public Library! Read just 5 books and participate in 6 activities (find FREE Discover & GO museum passes here) and get a raffle ticket with a chance to win a gift card or another great prize! Sponsored by The Friends of the Library
Help with Job Search, Online Applications and Resume Writing. Volunteers with human resources experience offer coaching in 21st century skills for your job search. Sponsored by The Friends of the Library
This class series is an introduction to the collaborative learning
process utilized by Renaissance on the Mid-Peninsula. The class presents the challenges of entrepreneurship and key factors of successful business owners as well as tools to help participants assess their business ideas. Coordinated by Phase2Careers and Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Registration required: phase2careers.org
Are you trying to figure out how to afford college for your son or daughter? Join us in a discussion about financial aid led by Mary Morrison, retired head of Financial Aid Office for Stanford University. Audience: parents of students & college students.
*How does financial aid work?
*What does college really cost?
*What types of forms are needed to get aid?
*What are the different types of aid?
*Should your student work while going to college?
Two Households: Love by the Numbers in Romeo and Juliet
Planning to attend Free Shakespeare in the Park at Sequoia High School with performances beginning on August 8th? Get ready with this pre-performance talk by the Artistic Director!
The presentation by Director Rebecca J. Ennals and actors highlights sonnets, duality and intergenerational conflicts of Romeo and Juliet. Sponsored by The Friends of the Library
The Friends are sponsoring the library’s annual Summer Learning
Challenge. Visit the Friends' Bookstore in the Downtown Library lobby to stock up on great books to keep the kids busy throughout
the summer. Terrific books at very low prices! Happy Summer!
Project READ is a free literacy program sponsored by the Redwood City Public Library. We are currently getting ready for our next tutor training. If you would like to participate in creating a literate community please join us in five evenings for training.
Tutor Training dates are: