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Celebrate Banned Books Week

Banned Books Week 2022 is September 18 - 24.

Sarah Kishler
09/19/2022 - 2:00 PM

¿Sabías que...? del 15 de Septiembre al 15 de Octubre se celebra el Mes de la Herencia Hispana

Celebración del mes de la herencia hispana y maneras de honrar nuestras raíces.

Marcela Munoz
09/14/2022 - 9:00 AM

Silicon Valley Pride 2022

For over 40 years, Silicon Valley Pride has been dedicated to provide celebration and support of San Jose's strong and diverse LGBTQ+ community.

Michelle Clark
08/19/2022 - 3:00 PM

Back to School: Consider Trauma

SJPL wants to help you get back to school. Learn about trauma, signs of traumatic stress, and resources available to you.

Julianna Black
08/10/2022 - 11:30 AM

Exploring Gender Identity

A rather long list of titles that explore characters figuring out their identity, usually in the midst of puberty.

Graphic Novels
06/22/2022 - 12:00 PM

Graphic Novels and Comics to Celebrate Juneteenth

Check out these graphic novels, comics and illustrated books to celebrate Juneteenth.

Graphic Novels
06/18/2022 - 6:00 AM

Pride Month: How Are We Celebrating?

June is LGBTQ+ Pride Month! Find out what San José Public Library is doing.

Julie Oborny
06/17/2022 - 1:51 PM

Happy Pride from SJPL

June is LGBTQIA+ Pride Month! A time to celebrate, rejoice, and remember our history with our chosen families. How will you celebrate Pride?

Michelle Clark
06/09/2022 - 7:00 PM

African Art Class for Teens, Juneteenth Kick-Off to a Summer-Long Celebration of Black Artists

Free art classes with African American/Black instructors from different art disciplines for teens. Create with the pros.

06/08/2022 - 9:00 AM

This is Why We Celebrate Juneteenth

SJPL's Celebration of Black Voices for Juneteenth.

Tiffany Bradford-Oldham
06/01/2022 - 10:00 AM

Pathfinder Diep Nguyen: Finding Family in the Community

Tully Family Learning Center Coordinator Diep Nguyen helps the community that she grew up in to find much needed information and training.

Ila Langner
05/11/2022 - 10:00 PM

An Inside Look at an Outsider: Using Strengths Use Plans!

Recently, focusing on a group's or individual's strengths has provided for more positive outcomes!

Ila Langner
04/28/2022 - 10:00 PM