Category Archives: Books and Reading

Ground Breaking Celebration

On October 3, 2015… Several hundred community members and dignitaries gathered in Municipal Parking Lot #10 on the corner of C Street and Mission Boulevard to celebrate the ground breaking for Hayward’s 21st Century Library and Heritage Plaza project. The … Continue reading

Posted in Books and Reading | Leave a comment

I’d tap that

Giant Underwood typewriter at the 1939 World’s Fair.

Posted in Books and Reading | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Good news for public libraries

With polling numbers like this, maybe public libraries should run for office! 🙂 “This graphic highlights results from the Pew Internet & American Life Project survey, released December 2013. More than 6,000 Americans ages 16 and older were asked about … Continue reading

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The Basics

All I require is to sit in the sun and read my book. Alone. In gold lamé short shorts.

Image | Posted on by | Tagged | Leave a comment

Reading is good for your health: science.

Image | Posted on by | Leave a comment

Living history

I love finding perfectly preserved leaves and news clippings pressed between the pages of 125-year-old books, don’t you?

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Official Mascot of Libraries Everywhere

Source: The Interwebz

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments