Special Events


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Hanukkah Music Concert! 
Friday, December 9, 2022 at 3:30 pm on the Lawn in front of City Hall*
Come join PJ Library artist and Diller award-winning Jewish educator Isaac Zones as he masterfully mixes cultural learning with fun, play, and great music.  Learn more about the customs and story of Hanukkah while you laugh, sing, dance, and bang a drum.

*Weather Permitting
No registration is required.

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Marshmallow Snowpeople Pops
Saturday, December 10 from 1 - 2 pm on the Front Lawn on the Main Library
We may not get any snow in Burlingame, but we can still make snowpeople! Join us on the front lawn** of the library to make a really sweet marshmallow snowperson pop! 

Registration required here: https://burlingame.libcal.com/event/9906426

Please register each person in your family who will be making a craft separately so we have enough supplies.
**Event will be moved to the Lane Community Room if it's raining

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Jack and the Beanstalk Marionette Show
Saturday December 17, 2022 at 11am on the Lawn in Front of City Hall 

Weather Permitting- The event will be held in the Children's Room in case of inclement weather

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Graphic Novel Club
First Thursday of each Month at 4pm in the Lane Room
2nd and 3rd Graders are invited to join us at our monthly Graphic Novel Club.
We will learn to draw different characters from some of our favorite graphic novels at each workshop.
A separate registration is required or each workshop you want to attend. Register below- 
January 5 : https://burlingame.libcal.com/event/9973856
February 2: https://burlingame.libcal.com/event/9973857
March 2: https://burlingame.libcal.com/event/9973858
April 6: https://burlingame.libcal.com/event/9973859
May 4: https://burlingame.libcal.com/event/9973860

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Happy Baby Signs Storytime
For parents and caregivers with children from 0-6 years. 
Happy Baby Signs is in person! Children will have fun laughing, signing and singing.
Teacher Bill integrates American Sign Language (ASL) into his storytime. 
Second Wednesdays of the Month

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BPL Music Party 
First Tuesday of the month 
10:30 AM on Zoom
Join us online for music and songs with Teacher Vic at our BPL Music Party! Fun for caregivers and kids ages 0-6 years old.
Register now to reserve your spot and receive the zoom link: https://burlingame.libcal.com/event/9519258

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Food & Fiction
A Perfect Pair for Tweens
Third Wednesday of the month from 4-5 pm in the Lane Room (Registration required)
Read the Book, Join in the Discussion, and Make a Fun Food Item.

December 21 -- Winterfrost by Michelle Houts
Make a Graham Cracker Gingerbread House
Register here: https://burlingame.libcal.com/event/9588017

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Homework Center will return Tuesday, January 17th

We welcome Kindergarteners through 8th graders to be paired with a Teen Mentor (with a 3.5+ GPA) for help with reading, writing, science, math, and languages including Spanish, Mandarin, Cantonese, French, Turkish, Croatian, and Serbian. 

The Homework Center runs each Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday from 4pm-6pm in the Tech Lab on the Lower Level of the Burlingame Main Library.

 Drop-in registration. 
Click here for Parent Permission form.