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Tag: Alameda Free Library

News Briefs

Missing French bulldog, winter reading challenge, and APD Beat Meetings. Have you seen me? Valentina is a 13-month-old female blue fawn French Bulldog who escaped…

Books for Friends Commissions New Logo

Getting a small business off the ground isn’t easy these days, nor is being a student trying to launch a career in an uncertain economy.…

News Briefs

Considerate kids, emptying pet shelters, nonprofit grants, Moving to Work, cooking class, and holiday activities. Five-year-olds celebrate birthday by feeding the hungry Alameda has some…

Tonarigumi Dedication—Historic Markers Honor Alameda’s Japantown

On a beautiful fall evening in Alameda, 110 years after a Japanese immigrant community first formed here around 1912, a crowd gathered to pay homage…

Spooky Stuffy Overnight

Library hosts silly sleepovers for children’s toy ‘stuffies.’ Diaper Dog, Zuma, and other plush pals with adorable names recently spent the night inside the Alameda…

News Briefs for October 13, 2022

Bus reroutes, FAAS ball, Museum seeks board members, Filipino community celebration, microbusiness grants, and library needs volunteers. Line 19 bus rerouted Due to long-term construction…

News Briefs for September 23, 2022

Alameda Island Bowl, Vets BBQ and Town Hall, EV and E-bike expo, Blue Angels, transportation plan seeks feedback, and Lotería! at the Library. Jets, Hornets…

News Briefs for September 8, 2022

Coastal cleanup day, more vandalism at Jean Sweeney Park, High Holiday services, lawn concerts, extended library hours, and free transit passes. September is Coastal Cleanup Month Californians…

News Briefs for August 5, 2022

AFD puts out East End fire, cold case closed, more November candidates, pet adoptions, and surveys. AFD puts out backyard fire Carl Weingarten sent us his photos…

News Roundup for July 1, 2022

July Fourth parade, no Measure B updates, APD finds body, and more. July Fourth Parade on Monday Alameda’s annual July Fourth celebration will start Monday…

Alameda’s New Books for Friends

Alameda has a new place to purchase used books, and it’s inside the library The Friends of the Alameda Free Library has opened a small…

Friday Roundup

Electrification Workshop for Renters The City of Alameda will be offering an electrification workshop for renters. The workshop will explore the challenges and concerns renters…