Kids Stuff

Summer Reading Program at the Alameda Free Library Begins

Jun 09,2022

The Alameda Free Library celebrated its 2022 Summer Reading Challenge with a kickoff event at the Main Library on Saturday, June 4. The event included crafts for children, teens, and adults; a how-to session with Easy Street Cycling; and special performances by Sterling Johnson, the Bubblesmith.

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High School Journalism Students Awarded Scholarships

Jun 02,2022

Two Alameda Unified high school students were awarded the Abraham and Sara Kofman Alameda Times-Star Journalism Scholarship this week. Encinal High School senior Katherine Mejia and Alameda High School (AHS) senior Kellsie Pham-Nguyen were each awarded a $500 scholarship.

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District Bands Gather for Final Performance

May 26,2022

Encinal High School (EHS) hosted their annual “Extravaganza of Bands” on Saturday, May 21. However, due to increasing COVID numbers, only Alameda Unified School District (AUSD) bands competed this year.

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Alameda High Poets Compete at Poetry Competition

May 05,2022

Five students from the Alameda High School (AHS) Poetry Club competed in the Unified Poetry Slam preliminary round in San Francisco on April 21. The poetry slam was hosted by Youth Speaks, a leading presenter of spoken word performance, education, and youth development programs.

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