Silicon Valley Reads

Celebrate the 20th anniversary of Silicon Valley Reads! Registration is now open for the kickoff event on Thursday, Jan. 26.

Here's What's Happening

Celebrating Black Excellence

Celebrate Black History Month with us. You can start with our Celebrating Black Excellence in the Name of Resistance blog series.

Celebrate Lunar New Year at SJPL

Join us for fun activities, including arts and crafts, prizes, book giveaways, and more!

Winter Reading

Bundle up with your favorite reads this winter for a chance to win prizes! Sign up, claim a registration prize, and log your reading from Jan. 1–31.

Budgeting in Real Life

Learn how to create a budget that meets you where you are with LinkedIn Learning.

Wee Grow

Is your child 2 months – 5.5 years old? Do you have questions or concerns about their development? Wee Grow can help.

Spend Your Sundays with Us

Stop by and attend a program, use technology, check out material, or simply relax while reading at one of our branches now open on Sundays.

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Read Our Blogs

Romances of the Month: January 2023

A monthly review of romance books.

Training Injury Treatments and Recovery

Physical therapy and treatments to recover from injury, including reading recommendations.

Great Picture Books About the Civil Rights Movement!

Several events and people are significant in the Civil Rights Movement. Here is a list for younger children in various Civil Rights areas.