Kids Stuff

Alameda Unified School District -- Maya Lin Elementary School third-grade students put in efforts to audit school libraries.

Maya Lin Third Graders Audit Class Libraries

Nov 22,2023

Third graders in Assia Day’s class at Maya Lin School recently completed an audit of their classroom library and six other libraries across the school. After the audit students realized there was a need for more diverse books in classroom libraries.

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Library to Host Murder Mystery Event

Oct 18,2023

With Halloween approaching, the Alameda Main Library is welcoming people to step into the thrilling world of classic crime fiction with a murder mystery game kit inspired by Ann Cleeves’s Vera Stanhope novel, The Darkest Evening.

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Chris Setera -- The IslandHacks organizers put on the Hackathon event that was attended by 80 students.

Coding craze: Island Hackathon Inspires Alameda Students

Sep 18,2023

On Sept. 16, 80 high schoolers from all over Alameda gathered at Encinal High School’s media center to participate in a coding hackathon. The event, hosted by IslandHacks, exceeded expectations as both beginning and experienced developers participated in the 10-hour hackathon.

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