It’s a Mystery @ the Library Adult and Teen Summer Reading will end, Sunday, August 3rd at 5 pm. Be sure to turn in your Reading Logs by then. The drawing for the Pleasanton Downtown Gift Cards will be held on August 4th and the winners will be contacted shortly thereafter. YOU could win a Gift Card of 25.00, 50.00, 100.00 or 200.00 dollars! The more reading you have done this summer, the better chance you have of winning. Remember, you still have time to read and post a book review on the blog before it’s too late.

P.S. Thanks to those of you who have posted book reviews.

Last Mystery Movie Night

download (1)Be sure to attend our last Mystery Movie Night this Thursday, July 24th, at 7 pm.

We will be presenting Who is Killing the Great Chefs of Europe?  There will be refreshments and door prizes, so be sure to attend. The movie is free and open to teens and adults.


Don’t Forget

Mark Russo and the Classy Cats play this Sunday, July 20 at 2 pm.

The Classy Cats, under the leadership of saxophonist Mark Russo.

The Classy Cats’ versatility covers a wide range of musical styles, including:

  • Music of the 30s and 40s
  • Rhythm and Blues
  • Big Band and Swing
  • Latin and Ethnic
  • Rock and Jazz

Remember, you can go to a library program for one of the activities on your Reading Log!

Mystery Movie Night

This Thursday, July 17, we will be showing the movie, Veronica Mars. Showtime is 7 pm. There will be treats and prizes! Ages 13 and up. FREE!veronica-mars-movie-dvd-cover-dvdplanetstorepk

Halfway There!

We are at the  midpoint of Summer Reading. There is still time to read and attend library programs. We still have some book bags left, if you haven’t yet gotten yours. And, don’t forget, you can get credit for posting a book review here.

Happy Independence Day!

Have a Happy 4th. Celebrate Freadom.

14651227-vintage-style-fourth-of-july-independence-day-stampIf you are looking for inspiration in the mystery book department, check out this great website, Stop,you’re killing me! A great resource for mystery and suspense lovers.



Hot Weather

Hot weather is good for your summer reading! Who has the energy to do anything but read and drink ice water? Remember the library is a very cool (literally) place to be in the summer. If you don’t have air conditioning at home, come to the library and enjoy ours.


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