Aviation at the Library

Hiller and Moffett

Join us in January for a pair of events saluting local aviation history! Hiller Aviation Museum’s President & CEO will introduce us to Bay Area aviation pioneer Stanley Hiller and his amazing "Hiller-copter;" and a Vietnam vet and Moffett Field Historical Society docent will introduce us to Admiral William A. Moffett and the field that bears his name.

Wednesday, January 10 at 7:00 pm Stanley Hiller, Jr.: Imagination Set Free
Monday, January 29 at 6:30 pm Moffett Field, Then and Now

Music on Saturdays

Music on Saturdays collage
Enjoy a series of free concerts offering a taste of the world! From traditional (and not-so-traditional) Hawaiian tunes with ukulele master Hiram Kaailau Bell, to progressive jazz & poetry with the Jym Marks Quintet, to a deep dig into the Latin American Songbook with Dúo Cascada de Flores, magical times are in store. Drop in for one event, or join us for the entire series! The concerts are funded by the Friends of the Menlo Park Library.

Saturday, December 9 at 11:00 am
Hiram Kaailau Bell
Saturday, January 6 at 11:00 am Jym Marks Quintet
Saturday, February 24 at 11:00 am Dúo Cascada de Flores

Film Discussion Meetup

Join us the first Tuesday of every month from 6:30 - 7:45 p.m. to informally discuss the movie playing at the Guild Movie Theater the weekend prior. We see the movie on our own and then meet in the library's downstairs meeting room to discuss it together in an informal and friendly environment. Snacks provided. Please contact the organizer with any questions and for more information.

Knitting Meetup

Meet the 4th Wednesday of every month from 7-9 to crochet, knit, sew, & laugh!  All skill levels welcome.

Literature Book Club

Meets the 2nd Tuesday of every month from 7:15-8:30. Our club will discuss a wide range of contemporary literary works: novels, short stories, essays, and poetry.  Our mission is to closely read a selection of literary works and discuss them in a spirit of curiosity and respect.