Mendocino County: Board of Supervisors Reviews, Responds to Grand Jury Reports

from the Ukiah Daily Journal

“The grand jury alleged the library’s funding and general operation was being mishandled by the county.”

Paso Robles: September is National Library Card Sign-up Month

from the Paso Robles Daily News

“September is National Library Card Sign-up Month — a time when libraries across the country remind parents that a library card is the most important school supply.”

L.A. County Officials Propose Building New Library at Los Nietos Middle School

from the Whittier Daily News

“L.A. County and Los Nietos School District officials have begun negotiations to allow the use of part of the school site for a new library to replace the existing Los Nietos Library.”

Rancho Santa Fe Library to Present Alzheimer’s Series

 From the Rancho Santa Fe Review

“For the first time, the Alzheimer’s Association and Rancho Santa Fe Library Guild will present “Brain Health and Alzheimer’s,” a three-part informational series at the Rancho Santa Fe Library. The free series kicks off Sept. 18, with more sessions on Oct. 16 and Nov. 13.”

Santa Clara County: Library District is Turning 100, and Saratoga Shoots for a World Record

from the San Jose Mercury News

“A number of people will gather at the Saratoga Library early in the morning on Sept. 6 to walk nearly 17 feet with books on their heads.”

San Jose Public Library Names Winners of Graphic Novel Making contest

from the San Jose Mercury News

“The San Jose Public Library officially bid farewell to summer on Aug. 23 with an awards ceremony honoring winners of the annual Graphic Novel Making Contest.”