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A midsummer night's dream come true

Original post made on Jul 21, 2009

The Mountain View Public Library has seen a big increase in use by children and families over the summer, as have most other local libraries. The reason, say happy librarians, is that fewer families are traveling this summer.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, July 21, 2009, 1:26 PM

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Posted by library lover
a resident of Cuesta Park
on Jul 21, 2009 at 4:06 pm

Our Mtn View Library is fantastic! The book selection is great, the atmosphere inside and outside is wonderful. And, we have some really great librarians. My kids & I just love all the librarians (men & women) in the Children's section. They are so helpful and they listen and speak so respectfully and kindly to children.

Thank you!!


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Posted by former mv resident
a resident of another community
on Jul 21, 2009 at 4:56 pm

We love the children's librarians, too!!! Even though we had to leave MV (now S'vale), we still come back to go to the library!!!!! My girls grew up there; they couldn't wait for the Reading Program to begin each summer. And Librology was a 'must' for three summers in a row! One of my girls even volunteered there two summers ago. So nice to see such a nice article written about them.


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Posted by Library user
a resident of Cuesta Park
on Jul 22, 2009 at 12:04 am

The library is truely a magical place this summer. A big thank you to the Friends of the Library for supporting all the activities for the children this summer.


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Posted by Peter
a resident of Old Mountain View
on Jul 22, 2009 at 3:35 pm

I do not have kids but I use this library a lot. The staff are helpful and the ambiance is top-notch.The technology such as email reminders and the ability to request material is so, so helpful.
This is the real center of the community.


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