Blogs: Kids

SJ Learns Builds a Vision for Quality Extended Learning

Highlights the impact of the SJ Learns initiative serving San José.

Joanna Henderson
Monday, February 3, 2020 - 8:00 AM

Looking Back: Los Gatos's Oak Meadow Park and Wildcat Railroad

This month we visit Oak Meadow Park in Los Gatos, California

Ralph Pearce
Wednesday, January 29, 2020 - 9:00 AM

eSpotlight - What's the New Newbery? The 2020 Youth Media Award Winners

Read and listen to this year's top youth media online at the San José Public Library.

Megan Hicks
Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 3:15 PM

SJPL Mock Caldecott 2020

Last week several SJPL staff members gathered to discuss notable children's picture books published in 2019 and participate in a mock Caldecott selection committee.

Megan Maloy
Wednesday, January 22, 2020 - 9:00 AM

San José Public Library’s NEW Wee Explore PlaySpace

Join us and the San Jose Sharks to celebrate the upcoming renovation of our Children’s Room at the King Library. Families will enjoy a storytime, photo with Sharkie, crafts, and giveaways.

Nancy Macias
Tuesday, January 21, 2020 - 5:30 PM

Silicon Valley Reads 2020: Women Making It Happen

Books and Events for Silicon Valley Reads 2020

Sarah Kishler
Tuesday, January 14, 2020 - 4:30 PM

Adventures Outside: Vasona Lake County Park

The Vasona Lake County Park offers year-round fun for the whole family. Be sure to check this park off of your adventure list by taking a look at what it has to offer.

Brandy Maldonado
Tuesday, December 3, 2019 - 8:00 AM

eSpotlight - Korean Language eBooks Available at Overdrive!

San José Public Library now offers Korean language eBooks through Libby and Overdrive.

Megan Hicks
Tuesday, September 10, 2019 - 9:15 AM

eSpotlight - Back to School with PowerKnowledge!

Did you know? The San José Public Library offers students in grades 3-6 and teachers access to Rosen PowerKnowledge Science Suite: Life Science, Earth & Space Science, and Physical Science.

Megan Hicks
Tuesday, August 27, 2019 - 11:00 AM

The End of Summer, One Last Adventure

With the summer at an end and the school year around the corner, you may be scrambling to check off a few more outdoor summer activities.

Brandy Maldonado
Wednesday, August 14, 2019 - 5:00 AM

eSpotlight - Sweet Books to Finish Up National Ice Cream Month

We're celebrating the final few days of National Ice Cream Month! San José Public Library has some fun eBooks to enjoy about ice cream to celebrate the sweetest of months.

Megan Hicks
Tuesday, July 30, 2019 - 5:10 PM

eSpotlight - Summer Travel via Book

For everyone, summer escapes are available through these eResources available at the San José Public Library.

Dana Lema
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 - 10:30 AM