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Friends of the Library Board Meeting

The next virtual Board meeting of 2021 is scheduled for Friday, October 22, 2021, 3-4 p.m. via Zoom.* If you have agenda items for the meeting, contact Vicky Reader. If you are not a member of the Board and would like to participate, contact Vicky for the Zoom link prior to the meeting.

*If you have never used Zoom before, software installation may be needed on your device.

Friends Programs

Please send ideas and suggestions for future Friends Programs to
Joy Safakish.

Past Events

Morgan Hill Mayor Rich Constantine and Librarian Heather Geddes unveil the new sign while former Mayor Steve Tate (blue shirt)) and former Councilman Larry Carr (white shirt) look on.
On Saturday, October 9, 2021 there was a dedication of the Morgan Hill Steve Tate Library and celebration of the completion of the expansion of the Children's Area in the library.  It started with a meet-and-greet at 10:30 a.m.  Dedication ceremonies took place at 10:45 a.m., followed by celebration of the Children's Area expansion at 11:15 a.m.  You can still get the flyer. (PDF, 252 kB)

Tuesday, December 10, 2019 at 7 p.m., in the Program Room at the Morgan Hill Library.  Resounding Achord delighted the audience with an hour of a capella Christmas music.  Get the flyer. (PDF, 489 kB)

Resounding Achord

Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 3 p.m., in the Program Room at the Morgan Hill Library.  Native American Heritage Month conversations with Elias Castillo, author, and Robin Shepherd, journalist and filmmaker, discussed Castillo's book, A Cross of Thorns as part of Native American Heritage Month.  Get the flyer. (PDF, 1 MB)

Steve Lin playing guitar

Monday, October 28, 2019 from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Program Room at the Morgan Hill Library.  In celebration of our 45th Anniversary, the Friends of the Morgan Hill Library hosted a free live performance by Steve Lin.  Lin is an accomplished classical guitarist and recording artist with a masters degree from the Yale School of Music.  He is the guitar professor at San Jose State University.  Get the flyer. (PDF, 146 kB)

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. at Morgan Hill Community Playhouse, 17000 Monterey Street, Santa Clara County Library District kicked off its Distinguished Author Series in Morgan Hill!  Sonia Nazario, author and twice winner of the Pulitzer Prize brought to life Enrique's Journey, the true story of a Honduran boy's journey to the U.S. to find his mother.  Book signing followed, including added Spanish and Young Reader versions.

Enrique's Journey cover