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Haven’t found the time to register to vote yet? Stop by either of the Menlo Park Library’s locations on Tuesday, September 25, which is National Voter Registration Day. Volunteers from the League of Women Voters of South San Mateo County will provide you with registration materials, answer any questions, and then make sure your registration is submitted to the Registrar of Voters. The main library is located at 800 Alma St.; the Belle Haven branch is at 413 Ivy Dr.

 

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Hear trailblazing lawyer Barbara Babcock talk about the first woman lawyer in the West

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Trailblazing lawyer Barbara Babcock will talk about her own career, and that of Clara Foltz, the first woman lawyer in the west on September 24 at from 6:30 to 7:30 pm at the Menlo Park Library. She will discuss her book Woman Lawyer: The Trials of Clara Foltz as well as her memoir, Fish Raincoats: A […]

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Child Safety Seat inspection set for Sept. 23 at Burgess Park

Bring your child, their car seat and your vehicle to this free event on Sunday, Sept. 23 from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm at Burgess Park. Your equipment will be checked by the Menlo Park Police Department personnel for recalls, proper fit, and help with the correct installation. No appointments are needed. For proper use […]

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Learn about Filipino Cooking, vegan-style on Sept. 22

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Can Filipino cuisine be vegan, healthy, and delicious – without losing its soul? Chef RG Enriquez says yes! Learn more at the Menlo Park Library on Sept. 22 from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm. Enriquez, a self-styled “passionate purveyor of vegan Filipino recipes,” will take you along step-by-step as she prepares her own take on […]

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“Women Like Us” screens at Guild Theatre on Sept. 20

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A group of local women is sponsoring a screening of the film Women Like Us at the Guild Theatre in Menlo Park on September 20th at 7:30 pm. Tickets can be purchased online. Screenings of this documentary are happening all over – calling for women everywhere to join together and use their innate skills of compassion, […]

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Helping Your Teen Transition to High School is workshop set for Sept. 19

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Do you have a teen entering high school? The Menlo Park Library is hosting a free community workshop on Sept. 19 at 7:00 pm led by former high school counselor Melissa Kelley. Transitioning from middle school to high school is not an easy process — for teens or their parents. Come learn some valuable tips […]

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Friends of the Menlo Park Library Book Sale set for Sept 15 & 16

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The Friends of the Menlo Park Library book sale is back! The two-day sale will run Saturday, Sept. 15, from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm and Sunday, Sept. 16, from Noon to 2:00 pm. On Sunday, you will be able to fill a bag with books for only $5. Stop by and save money on some […]

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Menlo Oaks neighborhood-wide yard sale set for Saturday, Sept. 15

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Menlo Oaks is holding a neighborhood-wide yard sale on Saturday, September 15  from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. Driveways and yards for 20-30 homes in Menlo Oaks will be filled with items for sale — and for free — in the neighborhoods’s first annual yard sale. Sponsored by Menlo Oaks District Association (MODA), the yard […]

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Annual Atherton Arts Foundation exhibit scheduled for Sept. 14

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The Atherton Arts Foundation will have its annual art show on September 14 between the hours of 4:00 and 7:30 pm. It will be held at Jennings Pavilion, Holbrook Palmer Park, 150 Watkins Avenue, Atherton, CA. The theme is Diversity in Art. Participating artists include: Sculpture: Ted Ullman, Paul Rubas, Michael Kesselman; Origami: Kate Lukasheva; Photography: Merrie Asimow, […]

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Two M-A Parent Education Series events set for September

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The M-A Parent Education Series kicks on of Thursday, Sept. 13, with author Leah Weiss, PhD, Stanford University, speaking on the topic Mindful Parenting: How to Raise Kids Who Are Creative, Compassionate and Resilient. The talk will take place from 7:00 to 8:30 pm in the M-A Performing Arts Center. Tickets available online. Dr. Weiss (pictured) […]

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Woodside Plein Air Painters exhibit work from Sept. 7-9

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In the fourth year of collaboration between between the Djerassi Resident Artist Program and the Woodside Arts and Culture Committee,  the Woodside Plein Air Painters are exhibiting paintings created at the Djerassi Open House held last August, along with other plein air works, this weekend. The exhibit kicks off with a First Friday event on […]

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