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Tidbits and treats from the Sunnyvale Public Library Reference Division

Beginners Guide to Diabetes July 28, 2010

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Did you know that diabetes is a major health care concern in the United States? If you would like to know more about this disease then join us on Wednesday, August 4 from 7 p.m. – 8 p.m. for “A Conversation with Judy Farnsworth, RD, CDE: Beginners Guide to Diabetes”.  Judy Farnsworth from the Palo Alto Medical Foundation will talk about diabetes as a major healthcare concern in America, four ways to prolong/avoid diabetes and the latest prevention guidelines.

Presented by the Palo Alto Medical Foundation and Sunnyvale Public Library


Learn How to Attract Birds to Your Garden July 21, 2010

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Would you like to see more birds in your backyard? Then join us Thursday, July 29 at 7 p.m. for Attracting Birds to the Garden. Toby Goldberg from the Santa Clara Valley Audubon Society and Arvind Kumar from the California Native Plant Society will discuss creating a bird-friendly backyard habitat, and introduce common backyard visitors and the plants most likely to attract them.


An Evening with Opera San José July 8, 2010

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Would you like to spend a summer evening listening to beautiful music? Next Wednesday, July 14, from 7 p.m. – 8 p.m., the Library will be hosting its annual Evening with Opera San José program. Opera San José artists will perform selections from the upcoming 2010-2011 season. Selections will be from The Barber of Seville, Tosca and La Bohème.