Locations and Hours
6445 Camden Ave.
San José, CA 95120
- Holiday Closures
Join us at Downtown Ice to enjoy an afternoon of skating and crafts hosted by us!
Have fun skating with our beloved mascot "Conroy the Cougar" and stop by the library's table for a fun children's craft making reindeer hats from Noon-3:00 p.m.
Present your San Jose Public Library card on Sunday, Dec. 15, 2013 from Noon-3:00 p.m. at Downtown Ice to get 1 person in for free with 1 paid adult admission - That's 2 skate admissions for $15! You must show your San Jose library card prior to transaction. Not combinable with any other offers or promotions.
Downtown Ice is the South Bay’s largest seasonal outdoor skating rink, produced by the San Jose Downtown Association, located in the Circle of Palms between the SJ Museum of Art and the Fairmont Hotel.
For more information about Downtown Ice visit sjdowntown.com/downtownice
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Join us at Almaden Branch Library on Saturday, November 23, 2013 at 3:00 PM for a FREE, lively abridged production of Julius Caesar by San Francisco's own Shakespeare on Tour. This hour long production features battle scenes that are exciting and may not be suitable for small children. Ages 5 and up advised. This touring production travels with a cast of professional actors in costume, with set, props, and recorded music.
At the conclusion of the show, the actors will stay to take questions from the audience. Don't miss this special free treat of live theater in a comfortable neighborhood setting with ample parking.