Belle Haven Branch Library

Belle Haven Library Neighborhood Needs Assessment kicks off with Dscout mission
On weekdays until 3 p.m., the library serves only the students and teachers of Belle Haven Elementary School.  Public hours are available on weekday afternoons; on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday evenings, and on weekends, according to the Operating Hours schedule.

Belle Haven Neighborhood Library Needs Assessment

You’re invited to participate in a community workshop and other activities as part of the Belle Haven Neighborhood Library Needs Assessment. Join us for a Digital Mission!

Around the Americas with 123 Andrés 

123 Andrés
Tuesday, April 24: Enjoy a concert with the Latin Grammy winner Billboard Magazine calls "a rockstar for little language learners!”

Social Justice Quilt Block Workshop

SJSA Quilting

Sunday, May 6: Art and activism unite, in this special event especially for tweens, teens, and young adults! Members of the Social Justice Sewing Academy will help you create a quilt block expressing your passions and concerns about a social issue that matters to you.

About the Voter's Choice ActLeague of Women Voters library

Monday, May 7 at 7:00 (Belle Haven Branch)
Wednesday, May 9 at 7:00 (Main Library)

The way we vote in San Mateo County is changing! Join the League of Women Voters as they explain the new Voter's Choice Act, as well as the issues on the upcoming June 5 ballot.

Mother's Day Crafts

Saturday, May 12: Join us to create crafts for your mom, grandma, or that special someone!

Puppetry Festival

Puppetry Festival collage 2 rows

This summer, the Belle Haven Branch Library celebrates puppetry in its many forms! Drop in for one event, or join us for the entire series! On the Sundays when no show is scheduled, join us for puppet crafts and coloring.

Sunday, June 3San Francisco Bay Area Puppeteers Guild: Puppet Slam!
Sunday, June 17Caterpillar Puppets: Itty-Bitty Variety Show
Sunday, July 1The Puppet Company: The Puppet Circus
Sunday, July 15Magical Moonshine Theatre: The Puppet Man
Wednesday, July 25Silly Goose & Val
Sunday, July 29Puppet Art Theater: Frankenswine
Sunday, August 12Fratello Marionettes: The Carnival of the Animals
Sunday, August 26Randel McGee & Groark the Dragon

Something for the Adults

BH Adult Summer Saturdays

Why should kids have all the fun? This summer at the Belle Haven Branch Library, adults get to enjoy great experiences with music, arts, crafts, and cooking. Separate children’s activities will also be available.

Saturday, June 9Juan L. Sanchez: Música Nueva Canción Style
Saturday, June 23Oaxacan Cooking Demo
Saturday, July 7Adults Create Washer Windchimes
Saturday, July 21Anime Drawing Fundamentals for Adults
Saturday, August 4Ho'omana Hawaiian Band
Saturday, August 18Adults Paint: Frida Kahlo

Mango Languages