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Home & Garden Highlight: Orchids

Learn the secrets of growing these exotic flora.

Rebekah Gonzalez
09/01/2021 - 2:00 PM

Remembering Beatrice Joyce Ellington

Why we named a library in her honor.

Sarah Kishler
09/01/2021 - 4:44 AM

National Day for Civic Hacking

Use your hacking skills for good!

Leizel Case
08/31/2021 - 9:00 AM

My Child Has an Accelerated Reader or Lexile Reading List: How Do I Find a Book?

Learn about the Library's wonderful resource for finding books for your beginning (or older) readers!

Ila Langner
08/30/2021 - 10:00 PM

Winners of the 2021 Graphic Novel Making Contest

Announcing the Winners of the 2021 Graphic Novel Making Contest.

Graphic Novels
08/30/2021 - 4:00 PM

Early Education Fall Virtual Programming

Join us Monday through Friday at 9:30am with your child as they play games, learn to problem-solve and socialize with their peers.

Nari Ferderer
08/30/2021 - 12:00 PM

Labor Day

What is Labor day and why do we celebrate it?

Brandy Maldonado
08/30/2021 - 11:02 AM

September is National Library Card Sign-Up Month!

September is National Library Card-Sign up Month. We'd like to remind you of all the free perks having a San José Public Library card brings!

Lisa Molson
08/28/2021 - 12:00 PM

YA Friday: August 2021 Monthly Wrap-Up

Take a look at some of our favorite young adult books released this month.

Megan Maloy
08/27/2021 - 9:00 AM

Teachers or Educators: The Library Has Resources Just For You!

The library has a special Educator Library Card, databases with lesson plans, and special resources for sign up!

Ila Langner
08/26/2021 - 10:00 PM

Citizenship Day and Constitution Day

Citizens rights and responsibilities. The Naturalization process and resources available.

Marcela Munoz
08/26/2021 - 8:00 AM

International Hobbit Day

Celebrating International Hobbit Day on September 22nd.

Bill Bowman
08/25/2021 - 8:00 AM