Family Learning Centers located at seven San José Public Library branches provide the following free programs and services to families and individuals:
- Parenting classes and workshops
- ESL and citizenship classes
- Bilingual story times
- ESL conversation clubs
- Computer instruction in various languages
- Informational programs in various languages
- Cultural programs in various languages
Each Center also offers a collection that includes books, videos, DVDs, cassette tapes, and multimedia kits that cover a variety of subjects including ESL, Citizenship, GED and CAHSEE, Basic Life Skills, Grammar/Writing, and Literacy Development. Please Note: Materials in the Family Learning Centers cannot be requested through the Library Catalog. In addition, Family Learning Centers have computers with software for ESL, typing, and language acquisition.
For more information please call one of the seven Family Learning Center libraries and ask to speak with the Family Learning Center Coordinator.