Blogs: Teens

  • Fangirls Unleashed: Year 2 at Fanimecon 2017Addie and Alyssa at Fanime

    From meeting movie-quality cosplayers to rocking out at MusicFest, Fanimecon 2017 was better than ever.   Welcome to another Fangirls Unleashed series, where we once again attended Fanimecon for the second year in a row.  Fanime is Northern California’s largest anime convention and is held in our beloved downtown San Jose during Memorial Day weekend.  Couldn't make it? No problem! Below we’ve got the Top 5 Highlights of Fanime to beat those FOMO (fear of missing out) blues.
    Posted by: Alyssa Mendoza on Sunday, June 11, 2017 - 12:00 PM | Comments: 0
  • Fangirls Unleashed: Our Experience at Yallwest 2017Addie and Alyssa at Yallwest 2017

    From meeting our favorite authors to feeling empowered after attending panels, Yallwest 2017 was greater than ever.
    Posted by: Alyssa Mendoza on Monday, June 5, 2017 - 5:25 PM | Comments: 0
  • teenTakeover3 figures jumping in air

    teenTakeovers will be popping up at SJPL libraries all over the summer and they are looking for the best of the best. Bring your fidget spinner skills, your bottle flipping expertise, or your encyclopedic knowledge of pop culture to the library and compete against your friends to prove that you are the best. Then work with your fellow teens to do even better because you’re competing with teens all across the city. The teenTakeovers are a fun part of our Summer Reading program for teens. Each event will include a number of events selected from a list created by librarians and teens from across the city. The events include the following:
    Posted by: Anonymous on Thursday, June 1, 2017 - 12:13 PM | Comments: 0
  • Shake Up Your Summer with the SJ EarthquakesSJ Earthquakes icon

    GOOOAAAALLLL! We're excited to announce that we've once again teamed up with the SJ Earthquakes to help you ENERGIZE during this year's Summer Reading Challenge. The Earthquakes will be hosting a series of five storytimes at your San José Public Library where there will be plenty of opportunities to meet some of their players.
    Posted by: Elizabeth Castaneda on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 3:41 PM | Comments: 12
  • 2017 Book Trailer ContestSan Jose Public Library Book Trailer Contest - film strip image with 'play' button

    Posted by: Nancy Macias on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 2:21 PM | Comments: 17