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1,000 Books Before Kindergarten - A New Look

An updated version of a popular reading program

Nari Ferderer
03/31/2023 - 9:00 AM

Volunteer Spotlight: Reading to Children at Cambrian Library

Volunteers read to children at Cambrian Library!

Ila Langner
03/25/2023 - 10:00 PM

Picture Books About Kindness

Children will learn how to share kindness with others!

Ila Langner
02/28/2023 - 10:00 AM

Read Across San José for Read Across America Day!

Join us for Read Across San José at branch libraries throughout the day to celebrate literacy and community.

Nari Ferderer
02/15/2023 - 9:00 AM

Read to Succeed! Storytime with the SJPD

SJPD Community Resource Officers attending library storytimes as guest readers.

Nari Ferderer
02/08/2023 - 9:00 AM

Storytime with Telemundo T48 and NBC Bay Area!

Monthly Storytimes with staff from Telemundo and NBC.

Nari Ferderer
02/02/2023 - 9:00 AM

Picture Book Authors Who Explore Social Emotional Issues

These prolific authors are known for their work on social emotional issues in children.

Ila Langner
12/01/2022 - 10:00 AM

Picture Books About Leaves

Autumn brings a colorful gift: the changing of the leaves. Here are some wonderful picture books that celebrate this change!

Ila Langner
11/01/2022 - 10:00 AM

Wee Play at the Library

Find a Wee Play Learning Station at your nearest library branch.

Nari Ferderer
10/07/2022 - 9:00 AM

Picture Books About Coping With Bullies

Bullies can make life miserable for a child. Let's look at some picture books that can help!

Ila Langner
10/04/2022 - 10:00 AM

Virtual Kindergarten Readiness Programs

Join us Tuesdays through Thursdays at 10:30am with your child as they play games, learn to problem-solve and socialize with their peers.

Nari Ferderer
09/20/2022 - 12:00 PM

Summer Winds Down: Picture Books About Summer

Here are five picture books that are great to read during the summer!

Ila Langner
09/08/2022 - 10:00 AM