Published March 27, 2019 on MorganHillLife.com

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Snack Break with Dash Robots

 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room

Snacks, tutors & activities!

  • Snacks served 3:00-4:00 p.m. for children 18 years old and under
  • Tutoring available 3:30-4:30 for K-8th grade
Snacks are provided by the YMCA and must be eaten in the program room.  Tutors are volunteers and are available on a first-come, first-serve basis.  This is not a drop-off program.

LGBTQ Youth Meetup and Safe Space at Morgan Hill Library

 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Join us for an LGBTQ Youth Meetup and Safe Space at Morgan Hill Library. This event is for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning and ally youth and young adults ages 13-25.
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First Tuesday Knit-In at the Morgan Hill Library

 6:30 PM – 8:45 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room

All knitters welcome to work together at this monthly gathering. Show others your projects. Get advice and help from more experienced knitters. This drop-in event is FREE and open to all interested knitters. Please contact Dianne Meek at (408) 201-2419 with any questions.

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After Dinner Book Group

 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
Morgan Hill Library

Join us to discuss The Devil in the White City by Erik Larson.

This book group meets the first Tuesday of the month and discusses a broad variety of fiction and non-fiction.

Thanks to the Friends of the Morgan Hill Library for providing copies of the books to be discussed.

Great Decisions 2019 Foreign Policy discussion

 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room

Today’s Topic: Decoding U.S. and China Trade.

Join in a lively discussion on issues related to American Foreign Policy. Each session starts with a video on the night’s topic.  We meet the first and third Wednesday of the month February- May. Video produced by the Foreign Policy Association.

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Toddler Storytime at Morgan Hill Library

 10:15 AM – 10:45 AM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room
Kids ages 18 m

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Preschool Storytime at Morgan Hill Library

 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room
Kids ages 3 to 5, come join us for stories, songs and lots of fun!

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Snack Break

 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room

Snacks, tutors & activities!

  • Snacks served 3:00-4:00 p.m. for children 18 years old and under
  • Tutoring available 3:30-4:30 for K-8th grade
Snacks are provided by the YMCA and must be eaten in the program room.  Tutors are volunteers and are available on a first-come, first-serve basis.  This is not a drop-off program.
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ESL Conversation Club

 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Do you want to improve your English language skills? Come to the library and improve your English listening and speaking skills. Learn about other cultures in a fun , respectful and supportive environment. This club will work to improve listening and speaking skills for all levels of English language learners. Topics will include American culture, life skills, and current events.

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Tiny Tot Jamboree at Morgan Hill Library

 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room
Join us for 20 minutes of interactive songs, fingerplays, stories and more for toddlers 1-2 yrs old followed by 20 minutes of Play & Learn time.

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Itty Bitty Jamboree at Morgan Hill Library

 11:45 AM – 12:30 PM
Mother singing to child
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room
Join us for 20 minutes of interactive songs, fingerplays, stories and more for babies 0-12 months old followed by 20 minutes of Play & Learn time.
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Chess Club for Kids

 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM
Morgan Hill Library

Learn how to play chess or practice your skills with other players!

  • For children & teens 8-18 years old and their grown-up.
  • No registration required.
  • Chess boards & pieces are provided.

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YogaKids

 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room

Join us for yoga classes designed specifically for kids every 1st and 3rd Friday of the month September -December!  Along with yoga, each themed class is accompanied by other elements such as music, games, language, math, art, and storytelling.  Classes are taught by Nancy Lloyde, a certified YogaKids teacher.

· For kids ages 5-10 years old

· Bring your own mat or use ours…

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Bilingual Family Storytime

 10:15 AM – 11:00 AM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room
Join us for bilingual storytime in English and Spanish for the whole family. Storytimes will feature books, songs, rhymes and plenty of fun!

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Family Math & Engineering

 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room

Free bilingual classes in English & Spanish offered by the Tech Museum of Innovation.  Have fun together while developing math and engineering skills.  No sign-up necessary.

April 6th: Getting in Shape: Shapes, Symmetry and Structures: Explore the importance of shapes and symmetry from everyday objects to family-built model skyscrapers.

April 13th: Go the Distance: Measurement: Methods of measurement are put to the test as families engineer a device to fling a rubber band the farthest distance…

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Bridge: Play of the Hand

 12:30 PM – 3:15 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room
A free series of Intermediate Bridge classes taught by ACBL Accredited instructor Al Peponis. Instructional materials provided by the Friends of the Morgan Hill Library.

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LEGO Club

 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room
Come build with our LEGOS and display your creations in the library!  A theme is provided each week, but build whatever you want.  Creations will be displayed until next meeting.  For ages 2 and up.  Registration not required.

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Free Zumba at the Library

 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room
Wear comfortable clothes and get ready to dance and exercise to tropical tunes! Led by a Zumba instructor.

 

Barbershop Chorus Concert with the Peninsulaires

 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room
Join us for a free a capella (non-instrumental) music concert featuring The Peninsulaires: Silicon Valley’s Barbershop Chorus. This unique, lively style of singing will be fun for the whole family to experience, featuring classic pop songs that are easy to sing along with.

 

 Registration is open

Healthy Living: Shopping on a Budget

 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room

Eating healthy doesn’t have to be time consuming and expensive. In this class you will learn tips to help you save money while eating healthier and how to prepare a meal for a family of 4 for $10!

This is part 2 of a 3-part series presented by the Santa Clara County Public Health Department.

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 10:15 AM – 10:45 AM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room
Kids ages 18 months to 3 years, come join us for stories, songs and lots of fun!

Preschool Storytime at Morgan Hill Library

 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room
Kids ages 3 to 5, come join us for stories, songs and lots of fun!

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Bookmobile Visit

 2:45 PM – 3:45 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Celebrate National Bookmobile Day with the Santa Clara County Library District Bookmobile!  Visit the Bookmobile in the Morgan Hill Library parking lot between 2:45-3:45 pm.  A craft will be provided.

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Duct Tape Extravaganza!

 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room

Come and see what you can make with Duct Tape! From bow ties to wallets, you can do all kinds of things! All supplies are free and provided…while they last!

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ESL Conversation Club

 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Do you want to improve your English language skills? Come to the library and improve your English listening and speaking skills. Learn about other cultures in a fun , respectful and supportive environment. This club will work to improve listening and speaking skills for all levels of English language learners. Topics will include American culture, life skills, and current events.

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Tiny Tot Jamboree at Morgan Hill Library

 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room
Join us for 20 minutes of interactive songs, fingerplays, stories and more for toddlers 1-2 yrs old followed by 20 minutes of Play & Learn time.

Itty Bitty Jamboree at Morgan Hill Library

 11:45 AM – 12:30 PM
Mother singing to child
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room
Join us for 20 minutes of interactive songs, fingerplays, stories and more for babies 0-12 months old followed by 20 minutes of Play & Learn time.

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 Registration is open

Coding for Kids: Build the World’s Greatest Word-Game Using Python

 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room

Python is an easy to learn and intuitive programming language for beginners. Mad Libs is a very popular word-game.  Design your own Mad Libs game and then code it using Python.  Create a fully functional Mad Libs game in minutes. Try your program on others and try their Mad Libs program yourself. Participants will gain an understanding of input and output processing, variables, and how to pause program for dramatic effect. Instructions will be provided so that participants can continue to work on their game at home.

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Bilingual Family Storytime

 10:15 AM – 11:00 AM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room
Join us for bilingual storytime in English and Spanish for the whole family. Storytimes will feature books, songs, rhymes and plenty of fun!

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Family Math & Engineering

 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room

Free bilingual classes in English & Spanish offered by the Tech Museum of Innovation.  Have fun together while developing math and engineering skills.  No sign-up necessary.

April 6th: Getting in Shape: Shapes, Symmetry and Structures: Explore the importance of shapes and symmetry from everyday objects to family-built model skyscrapers.

April 13th: Go the Distance: Measurement: Methods of measurement are put to the test as families engineer a device to fling a rubber band the farthest distance…

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Bridge: Play of the Hand

 12:30 PM – 3:15 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room
A free series of Intermediate Bridge classes taught by ACBL Accredited instructor Al Peponis. Instructional materials provided by the Friends of the Morgan Hill Library.
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LEGO Club

 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room
Come build with our LEGOS and display your creations in the library!  A theme is provided each week, but build whatever you want.  Creations will be displayed until next meeting.  For ages 2 and up.  Registration not required.
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Free Zumba at the Library

 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room
Wear comfortable clothes and get ready to dance and exercise to tropical tunes! Led by a Zumba instructor.

 

April’s Craft: Painted Cactus Rock Garden

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Snack Break with Kevla Planks

 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room

Snacks, tutors & activities!

  • Snacks served 3:00-4:00 p.m. for children 18 years old and under
  • Tutoring available 3:30-4:30 for K-8th grade
Snacks are provided by the YMCA and must be eaten in the program room.  Tutors are volunteers and are available on a first-come, first-serve basis.  This is not a drop-off program.
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LGBTQ Youth Meetup and Safe Space at Morgan Hill Library

 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Join us for an LGBTQ Youth Meetup and Safe Space at Morgan Hill Library. This event is for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning and ally youth and young adults ages 13-25.

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Library Ukulele Society of Morgan Hill

 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room

The LukeS of MH meet on the third Tuesday of every month to play music together.  All ages are welcome to come and practice.  Bring your uke and music stand.

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Virtual Lawyers in the Library

 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Morgan Hill Library

As part of the Pro Bono Project, we will be hosting a Virtual Legal Advice Clinic offering free legal advice on a variety of subjects including immigration, civil law, divorce, child custody, consumer law, elder issues and small claims court. We will use video and internet technology to connect participants for a free 20-minute legal consultation with an attorney. Space is limited – make your appointment today by signing up at http://www.probonoproject.org/virtual-clinics/

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Great Decisions 2019 Foreign Policy discussion

 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room

Cyber Conflict and Geopolitics

Join in a lively discussion on issues related to American Foreign Policy. Each session starts with a video on the night’s topic.  We meet the first and third Wednesday of the month February- May. Video produced by the Foreign Policy Association.

VIEW MORE

Toddler Storytime at Morgan Hill Library

 10:15 AM – 10:45 AM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room

Kids ages 18 months to 3 years, come join us for stories, songs and lots of fun!

VIEW MORE

Preschool Storytime at Morgan Hill Library

 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room

Kids ages 3 to 5, come join us for stories, songs and lots of fun!

VIEW MORE

Snack Break with Kevla Planks

 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room

Snacks, tutors & activities!

  • Snacks served 3:00-4:00 p.m. for children 18 years old and under
  • Tutoring available 3:30-4:30 for K-8th grade
Snacks are provided by the YMCA and must be eaten in the program room.  Tutors are volunteers and are available on a first-come, first-serve basis.  This is not a drop-off program.

VIEW MORE

ESL Conversation Club

 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Morgan Hill Library

Do you want to improve your English language skills? Come to the library and improve your English listening and speaking skills. Learn about other cultures in a fun , respectful and supportive environment. This club will work to improve listening and speaking skills for all levels of English language learners. Topics will include American culture, life skills, and current events.

VIEW MORE

Tiny Tot Jamboree at Morgan Hill Library

 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room

Join us for 20 minutes of interactive songs, fingerplays, stories and more for toddlers 1-2 yrs old followed by 20 minutes of Play & Learn time.

VIEW MORE

Itty Bitty Jamboree at Morgan Hill Library

 11:45 AM – 12:30 PM
Mother singing to child
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room
Join us for 20 minutes of interactive songs, fingerplays, stories and more for babies 0-12 months old followed by 20 minutes of Play & Learn time.

VIEW MORE

YogaKids

 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room

Join us for yoga classes designed specifically for kids every 1st and 3rd Friday of the month September -December!  Along with yoga, each themed class is accompanied by other elements such as music, games, language, math, art, and storytelling.  Classes are taught by Nancy Lloyde, a certified YogaKids teacher.

· For kids ages 5-10 years old

· Bring your own mat or use ours…

VIEW MORE

Bilingual Family Storytime

 10:15 AM – 11:00 AM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room

Join us for bilingual storytime in English and Spanish for the whole family. Storytimes will feature books, songs, rhymes and plenty of fun!

VIEW MORE

Family Math & Engineering

 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room

Free bilingual classes in English & Spanish offered by the Tech Museum of Innovation.  Have fun together while developing math and engineering skills.  No sign-up necessary.

April 6th: Getting in Shape: Shapes, Symmetry and Structures: Explore the importance of shapes and symmetry from everyday objects to family-built model skyscrapers.

April 13th: Go the Distance: Measurement: Methods of measurement are put to the test as families engineer a device to fling a rubber band the farthest distance…

VIEW MORE

Bridge: Play of the Hand

 12:30 PM – 3:15 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room

A free series of Intermediate Bridge classes taught by ACBL Accredited instructor Al Peponis. Instructional materials provided by the Friends of the Morgan Hill Library.

VIEW MORE

LEGO Club

 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room

Come build with our LEGOS and display your creations in the library!  A theme is provided each week, but build whatever you want.  Creations will be displayed until next meeting.  For ages 2 and up.  Registration not required.

VIEW MORE

Free Zumba at the Library

 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room

Wear comfortable clothes and get ready to dance and exercise to tropical tunes! Led by a Zumba instructor.

VIEW MORE

Snack Break with Hour of Code

 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room

Snacks, tutors & activities!

  • Snacks served 3:00-4:00 p.m. for children 18 years old and under
  • Tutoring available 3:30-4:30 for K-8th grade
Snacks are provided by the YMCA and must be eaten in the program room.  Tutors are volunteers and are available on a first-come, first-serve basis.  This is not a drop-off program.

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Coyote Valley Landscape Linkage Project – A Vision for a Resilient, Multi-benefit Landscape

 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room

Gail Basson, project Manager for the Coyote Valley Wildlife Linkage project, will speak about tracking wildlife movement between the Santa Cruz Mountains and the Diablo Range, and the Morgan Hill connection.
Why is this “wildlife corridor” important? What local animal and plant-life are we protecting? How is it mutually beneficial & tied with renewal of our vital water resources? Fun, educational and interactive, do not miss this.

AAUW Morgan Hill brings interesting speakers on many different topics

More information: programs@aauwmh.org

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SURJ Free Documentary Film

 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room

Each month SURJ South County features a free showing of a documentary film dealing with racial justice.

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Toddler Storytime at Morgan Hill Library

 10:15 AM – 10:45 AM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room

Kids ages 18 months to 3 years, come join us for stories, songs and lots of fun!

VIEW MORE

Preschool Storytime at Morgan Hill Library

 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room

Kids ages 3 to 5, come join us for stories, songs and lots of fun!

VIEW MORE

Snack Break

 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room

Snacks, tutors & activities!

  • Snacks served 3:00-4:00 p.m. for children 18 years old and under
  • Tutoring available 3:30-4:30 for K-8th grade
Snacks are provided by the YMCA and must be eaten in the program room.  Tutors are volunteers and are available on a first-come, first-serve basis.  This is not a drop-off program.

VIEW MORE

ESL Conversation Club

 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Morgan Hill Library

Do you want to improve your English language skills? Come to the library and improve your English listening and speaking skills. Learn about other cultures in a fun , respectful and supportive environment. This club will work to improve listening and speaking skills for all levels of English language learners. Topics will include American culture, life skills, and current events.

VIEW MORE

Tiny Tot Jamboree at Morgan Hill Library

 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room

Join us for 20 minutes of interactive songs, fingerplays, stories and more for toddlers 1-2 yrs old followed by 20 minutes of Play & Learn time.

VIEW MORE

Itty Bitty Jamboree at Morgan Hill Library

 11:45 AM – 12:30 PM
Mother singing to child
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room
Join us for 20 minutes of interactive songs, fingerplays, stories and more for babies 0-12 months old followed by 20 minutes of Play & Learn time.

VIEW MORE

Bilingual Family Storytime

 10:15 AM – 11:00 AM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room

Join us for bilingual storytime in English and Spanish for the whole family. Storytimes will feature books, songs, rhymes and plenty of fun!

VIEW MORE

Family Math & Engineering

 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room

Free bilingual classes in English & Spanish offered by the Tech Museum of Innovation.  Have fun together while developing math and engineering skills.  No sign-up necessary.

April 6th: Getting in Shape: Shapes, Symmetry and Structures: Explore the importance of shapes and symmetry from everyday objects to family-built model skyscrapers.

April 13th: Go the Distance: Measurement: Methods of measurement are put to the test as families engineer a device to fling a rubber band the farthest distance…

VIEW MORE

Bridge: Play of the Hand

 12:30 PM – 3:15 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room

A free series of Intermediate Bridge classes taught by ACBL Accredited instructor Al Peponis. Instructional materials provided by the Friends of the Morgan Hill Library.

VIEW MORE

LEGO Club

 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room

Come build with our LEGOS and display your creations in the library!  A theme is provided each week, but build whatever you want.  Creations will be displayed until next meeting.  For ages 2 and up.  Registration not required.

VIEW MORE

Free Zumba at the Library

 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room

Wear comfortable clothes and get ready to dance and exercise to tropical tunes! Led by a Zumba instructor.

VIEW MORE

Snack Break with Cubelets

 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room

Snacks, tutors & activities!

  • Snacks served 3:00-4:00 p.m. for children 18 years old and under
  • Tutoring available 3:30-4:30 for K-8th grade
Snacks are provided by the YMCA and must be eaten in the program room.  Tutors are volunteers and are available on a first-come, first-serve basis.  This is not a drop-off program.

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Rambling the English Countryside & Exploring the Rare Bit of Wales

 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Morgan Hill Library
Program Room

Join photographer and world traveler David Couzens on a literary pilgrimage as he visits sites from Harry Potter novels, The Inspector Morse series and Ellis Peters’ brilliant Brother Cadfael books. He will share his experience attending the one man show by Gerald Dickens- Charles Dickens’ great-great grandson in rural Wales.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Morgan Hill Library.

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Marty Cheek

Marty Cheek

Publisher at Morgan Hill Life
Marty Cheek is the publisher of Morgan Hill Life and Gilroy Life. He is also the co-author with Congressman Jerry McNerney of the book Clean Energy Nation: Freeing America From the Tyranny of Fossil Fuels.
Email: marty@morganhilllife.com
Phone: (408) 782-7575
Marty Cheek