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IRA GLASS: REINVENTING RADIO
Sunday, March 18, 2018
5:30 to 7:00 p.m.
"Mr. Glass is a journalist, but also a storyteller who filters his interviews and impressions through a distinctive literary imagination, an eccentric intelligence and a sympathetic heart." --The New York Times
Thank you to our generous community sponsors!
The Burlingame Library Foundation, Trustees and staff announce a new Speaker Series, Guess Who's Coming to the Library!, featuring innovators, experts and original voices in the arts, current affairs, science and technology. These events include authors, artists in all creative realms, community, government and business leaders.Guess Who's Coming to the Library! will be hosted in the historic and beautifully renovated Reading Room, in the main library in downtown Burlingame.
March 10, 2018 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
BIG SPRING 2018 BOOK SALE!
Lane Community Room of the Burlingame Public Library
480 Primrose Road, Burlingame, CA
Free Admission all days
- Friday, April 20th 12 Noon to 5:00 PM
- Saturday, April 21st 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
- Sunday, April 22nd 12 Noon to 4:00 PM, Book Bargains by the Bag! $5/bag
The Burlingame Library Foundation's Spring Book Sale committee needs volunteers--first-timers welcome! If you've always thought about contributing some time to the library, now's your chance. Please sign up for available shifts here: www.volunteersignup.org/8MWRL
April 18, 19 (set-up), 20, 21, 22 (sale), 23 (breakdown)
Every hour you share makes a difference! The greater community looks forward to this sale each spring and the proceeds make a real difference to our library, the staff and the programs they offer. Thank you!
12th ANNUAL BOOK & AUTHOR LUNCHEON
Saturday, September 8, 2018
PENINSULA GOLF & COUNTRY CLUB
BURLINGAME LIBRARY FOUNDATION'S Signature Event!
Stay tuned for more details soon!
Meet three esteemed authors, invited as featured guests at our annual Book & Author Luncheon. This year's event takes place on Saturday, September 8, 2018 at the Peninsula Golf & Country Club in San Mateo, CA. More details coming soon!
The luncheon is a significant fundraiser for the Burlingame Library Foundation to fulfill its mission of supplemental financial support for the Burlingame Public Library branches. In April 2017, we presented the 11th Annual Book & Author Luncheon Signature Fundraising Event.
BIG BOOK sAles -- APRIL & OCTOBER
The first BIG BOOK SALE of 2018 is April 20 - 22!
Each spring and fall, the Burlingame Library Foundation hosts a BIG BOOK SALE in the Lane Room. The Burlingame Library Foundation raises more than half of its operating revenue directly from the sale of donated media. These funds, along with the proceeds from other events and direct donations, allow the library to continue its full scope of community programs and contribute substantially to the collection budget, as well as community access to technology. Do you have books you'd like to donate?