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BOOKMOBILE SCHEDULE -- Spring/Summer 2014

Bookmobile Schedule Summer 2014

No Service:

July 4, August 27, 28, 29, September 1

WEEK ONE

MONDAY

July7, 28 / August 18

 

 

9:30–10:05

Daycare Center Visit

10:25–10:55

Daycare Center Visit

 

 

2:00–2:30

Mission Gateway Apts., 33155 Mission Blvd., UNION CITY

4:15–5:00

Contempo Homes, 4190 Gemini Dr., UNION CITY

5:15–6:45

Forest Park School, Deep Creek Rd. & Maybird Circle, FREMONT 

 

 

TUESDAY

July 18, 29 / August 19

 

 

9:15–11:00

Daycare Center Visit

 

 

2:00 – 2:30

Parkmont School, 2601 Parkside Dr, FREMONT    

2:45-3:15

Cabrillo School, 36700 San Pedro Dr., FREMONT

4:45 – 5:30

Baywood Apts., 4275 Bay St, FREMONT

5:50 – 6:30

Jerome Ave. and Ohlones St., FREMONT

 

 

WEDNESDAY 

July 9, 30 / August 20

 

 

1:30 – 2:00

 Hillside School, 15980 Marcella St., SAN LEANDRO 

2:15 – 2:45

Eden House Apts., 1601 165th Ave., SAN LEANDRO 

3:15– 3:45

 Baywood Ct., 21966 Dolores St., CASTRO VALLEY

6:00 – 6:30

Camellia Dr. & Camellia Ct., FREMONT 

 

 

THURSDAY

July 10, 31 / August 21

 

 

10:00 - 10:40

Daycare Center Visit

11:15 - 12:00

Avelina/Oroysom, 43280 Bryant Terrace, FREMONT

2:45 - 3:45

Grant Elementary School, 879 Grant Ave., SAN LORENZO 

4:00 - 6:30

San Lorenzo Street Eats, Hesperian at Paseo Grande  

FRIDAY

July 11 / August 1, 22

 

 

10:10–10:40

Daycare Center Visit

10:55–11:30

Dublin Elementary, 7997 Vomac Rd., DUBLIN

11:45 – 12:15

Frederiksen Elementary, 7243 Tamarack Drive., DUBLIN 7/18&25

1:30 – 2:15

Kolb Elementary School, 3150 Palermo Way, DUBLIN

2:30 – 3:15

Dougherty School, Summer Glen Dr. @ Hibernia Dr., DUBLIN   

3:30 – 4:20

Ted Fairfield Park, Grafton St. & Antone Way, DUBLIN

WEEK TWO 
Summer 2014
MONDAY  June 23 / July 14 / August 4, 25 
   
10:15-11:15 Daycare Center Visit
   
1:45 – 2:45 Pioneer School, Blythe St. & Jean Dr., UNION CITY
4:15 – 4:45  Greenhaven Apts., Alvarado Blvd. & Fair Ranch Rd., UNION CITY
5:15 – 6:45   Forest Park School, Deep Creek Rd. & Maybird Circle, FREMONT 
   
TUESDAY  June 24 / July 15 / August 5,( 26 no service?)
   
10:00-11:15 Daycare Center Visit
   
2:00 – 2:30 Parkmont School, 2601 Parkside Dr, FREMONT    
4:50 – 5:30 Mariner Park, Regents Blvd. & Dorado Dr., UNION CITY
5:40 – 6:20 Sea Breeze Park, Dyer St. & Carmel Way, UNION CITY
   
WEDNESDAY  June 25 / July 16 / August 6, (27 no service)
   
1:30 - 2:00 Corvallis School, 14790 Corvallis St., SAN LEANDRO (EXCEPT 8/6)
3:00 – 4:00 Warm Springs Community Center, 47300 Fernald St., FREMONT
4:15 – 4:50 Lone Tree Creek Park, Starlite Way & Turquoise St, FREMONT
6:00 – 6:30 Camellia Dr. & Camellia Ct., FREMONT 
   
THURSDAY June 26 / July 17 / August 7, (28 no service)
   
9:30 - 10:15 Daycare Center Visit
10:30 - 11:30 Daycare Center Visit
1:55-2:20 Daycare Center Visit
2:45 - 3:45 Grant Elementary School, 879 Grant Ave., SAN LORENZO 
4:00 - 6:30 San Lorenzo Street Eats, Hesperian at Paseo Grande  
FRIDAY June 27 / July 18 / August 8, (29 no service)
   
10:00-10:45 Daycare Center Visit
10:55–11:30  Extended Day Childcare, various school sites (call for location)
11:45 – 12:15 Extended Day Childcare, various school sites (call for location)
1:30 – 2:15 Extended Day Childcare, various school sites (call for location)
2:30 – 3:15 Dougherty School, Summer Glen Dr. @ Hibernia Dr., DUBLIN   
3:30 – 4:20 Ted Fairfield Park, Grafton St. & Antone Way, DUBLIN

Week 3

MONDAY                    June 30 / July 21 / August 11 / ( No Service 9/1)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               

9:40–10:20                  Daycare Center Visit, (Call for location)                                                                                           

10:40–11:10                Daycare Center Visit, (Call for location)                                                                                         

1:30 - 2:00                   Station Center, 34888 11th St., UNION CITY                                                                      

2:15 – 2:45                  Acacia Creek Retirement Community, 34400 Mission Blvd., UNION CITY             

3:15 – 3:45                  Ardenwood School, 33955 Emilia Lane, FREMONT

5:15 – 6:45                  Forest Park School, Deep Creek Rd. & Maybird Circle, FREMONT                                                                                                                                                                                                                             

TUESDAY                     July 1, 22 / August 12 (/ September 2 next schedule)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   

9:30–10:15                  Daycare Center Visit, (Call for Location)                                                                                        

10:45–11:15                Daycare Center Visit, (Call for Location)                                                                                       

2:00 – 2:30                  Parkmont School, 2601 Parkside Dr, FREMONT                                                               

4:30 – 5:20                  Weibel School, 45135 South Grimmer Blvd., FREMONT                                               

5:50 – 6:40                  Booster Park, Gable Dr. & McDuff Ave., FREMONT                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      

WEDNESDAY              July 2, 23 / August 13 (/ September 3 next schedule)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    

1:30 – 2:15                  Independent School, 21201 Independent School Rd, CASTRO VALLEY                  

4:30 – 5:15                  Glenmoor School, 4620 Mattos Drive, FREMONT                                                           

6:00 – 6:30                  Camellia Dr. & Camellia Ct., FREMONT                                                                                                                                                                                               

THURSDAY                  July 3, 24 / August 14 (/ September 4 next schedule)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             

10:00–10:30                Daycare Center Visit, (Call for location)                                                                               

10:45 – 11:45              Daycare Center Visit, (Call for location)                                                                               

1:45 - 2:15                   Assessment Center, (Call for location)                                                                                          

2:45 - 3:45                   Grant Elementary School, 879 Grant Ave., SAN LORENZO                                          

4:00 - 6:30                   San Lorenzo Street Eats, Hesperian at Paseo Grande                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    

FRIDAY                         (No Service July 4), July 25 / August15 (/ September 5 next schedule)                                                                                                                                                                                                            

10:00–10:40                Daycare Center Visit, (Call for location)                                                                                                

10:55–11:30                Extended Day Childcare, various school sites (call for location)                                

11:45 – 12:15              Extended Day Childcare, various school sites (call for location)                                

1:30 – 2:15                  Extended Day Childcare, various school sites (call for location)                                

2:30 – 3:15                  Dougherty School, Summer Glen Dr. @ Hibernia Dr., DUBLIN                

3:30 – 4:20                  Ted Fairfield Park, Grafton St. & Antone Way, DUBLIN

 

BKM Printable Schedule

Where is the Bookmobile?

 

Alameda County Library Bookmobile

    Come visit the Alameda County Library Bookmobile, a vibrant, traveling library that houses materials and resources for all ages, including: fiction and non-fiction books, magazines, music CDs, DVDs, Large Type books, books on CD, and a staff that's always glad to help you find what you're looking for. 

With your Alameda County Library card, items can be borrowed and returned just as you would at any of our brick-and-mortar libraries.  The Bookmobile visits schools, daycares, senior housing facilities, apartments, neighborhoods, and community centers on a three-week rotation. The Bookmobile creates a community wherever it goes, and is a wonderful place to browse, meet neighbors, and expand horizons.

For all questions about the Bookmobile,

please call our office at 510-745-1477.

 

To place holds and to check your account:

Visit our website at www.aclibrary.org.  You can also call the office or speak with a librarian on the bookmobile.

The first time you place a hold to be picked up on the bookmobile, especially if you place the hold online, please tell the librarian or call the office, to let us know which stop you will be using.  Once you have a designated stop, we will bring all of your requests to that location.  Due to space limitations, we are only able to carry the holds for the stops we will be visiting on any given day.

 What does "CHECK SHELF" mean on our catalog?

If the item you want is listed on our website as "CHECK SHELF" for bkm (bookmobile), please call our office for confirmation that the item is onboard before making the trip to one of our stops. The designation "CHECK SHELF" could mean that the item is, indeed, on the bookmobile, or it could mean it's on our backroom shelves which contain the items we use to stock the bookmobile each day.  Keep in mind that the bookmobile often leaves on its rounds by 9:00 in the morning, so call a day or more prior to your anticipated visit so that we have a better chance of locating the item and getting it onto the bookmobile.

Due Dates: 

The Bookmobile currently operates on a three-week rotation. All items (including DVD's) are checked out for three weeks in order to coincide with our visits.  The Bookmobile follows Alameda County's fines and fees policy.  Please keep track of your own due dates and, to avoid fines, return or renew your items before the due date.  

There will be occasions when the bookmobile has to go out of service or a stop has to be changed.  When this happens we do our best to notify patrons ahead of time, but this is not always possible. It is especially difficult to notify patrons of last-minute, unexpected changes, but we are sometimes able to make an attempt to reach you if you leave your contact information with one of the bookmobile librarians.

If we have to cancel a stop, we will not charge fines for the items that were due on that date.

Please feel free to call us with any questions or concerns.  We'll do our very best to help you!

 

Library Manager: Kathy Steel-Sabo 

 

Books about Bookmobiles (and one Book Boat)

Hannah's Bookmobile Christmas - Sally Derby
Call Number: JPB Derby (CHILDREN'S)

That Book Woman - Heather Henson
Call Number: JPB Henson (CHILDREN'S)

Miss Dorothy and her Bookmobile - Gloria Houston
Call Number: JPB Houston (CHILDREN'S)

Wild about Books - Judy Sierra
Call Number: JPB Sierra (CHILDREN'S)

My Librarian is a Camel - Magriet Ruurs
Call Number: J 027.4 Ruurs (CHILDREN'S)

Waiting for the Biblioburro - Monica Brown
Call Number: JPB Brown (CHILDREN'S)

She'll be Comin' Round the Mountain - Philemon Sturges
Call Number: JPB Sturges (CHILDREN'S)

The Book Boat's In - Cynthia Cotten
Call Number: JPB Cotten
ISBN: 978-0-8234-2521-1
Publication Date: 2013

Biblioburro: A true story from Columbia - Jeanette Winter
Call Number: JB Soriano (CHILDREN'S)

Biblioburro: una historia real de Columbia - Jeanette Winter
Call Number: Sp JB Soriano (CHILDREN'S, IN SPANISH)

Camel Bookmobile - Masha Hamilton
Call Number: Fiction Hamilton (ADULT)

Night Bookmobile - Audrey Niffenegger
Call Number: 741.5973 Niffenegger (ADULT)

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