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Water-Wise and Drought-Friendly Resources for Your Garden

Explore San José Public Library’s resources for water-wise practices to help conserve water in your garden.

Lisa Molson
07/24/2021 - 9:00 AM

YA Friday: Zodiac Signs as YA Books - Leo

A monthly feature sharing young adult books inspired by the current zodiac sign.

Megan Maloy
07/23/2021 - 9:00 AM

Finding a Job for Young Adults With Disabilities

If you are a parent of a young adult with disabilities, transitioning from school to career can be eased by pre-planning.

Ila Langner
07/21/2021 - 10:00 PM

Sách Hay Trong Tuần: Nguyễn Thị Hoàng & Phạm Cao Củng

Hãy khám phá hai nhà văn viết tiểu thuyết tình cảm và trinh thám nổi tiếng trước năm 1975.

Daniel Ong
07/21/2021 - 6:00 PM

Teen Career Panel Series: Being a Life Coach, Public Speaker, Educator and Storyteller

What do you want to be when you grow up? A lot of adults don't even know the answer to this. Give yourself a leg up, and explore possible careers with working professionals.

07/21/2021 - 9:00 AM

National Tattoo Day 2021: "No Regerts"

July 17, 2021 is National Tattoo Day! Celebrate the art form and the many reasons people get tattoos with this brief history of the practice.

SJPL Staff
07/17/2021 - 10:00 AM


以前常聽人家說: 秀才不出門, 便知天下事. 現在只要有圖書卡就可以當秀才了!  以前的秀才是憑藉著書本的機制知道天下的事情. 但現在, 可以靠著網絡的服務, 不需要出門也知道天下的事了. 一張聖荷西的圖書卡, 可以閱讀當日的地方報紙了.網絡媒體 多厲害啊!

Maggie Kuo
07/16/2021 - 11:45 AM

YA Friday: SOUR

If you loved Olivia Rodrigo's debut album SOUR, these books about heartbreak, healing, or getting even might make the perfect pairing for your next listen.

Megan Maloy
07/16/2021 - 9:00 AM

Pathfinder Lisa Giannotti: Helping Parents and Caregivers with Wee Read! Books to Go and Grow

Pathfinder Lisa Giannotti finds a new way to connect ages 0-5 with books: Wee Read! Books to Go and Grow!

Ila Langner
07/14/2021 - 10:00 PM

Free Comic Book Day Is Coming!

A quick look at Free Comic Book Day, a list of related comics at SJPL.

Graphic Novels
07/14/2021 - 9:00 AM

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) turns 31!

Celebrating the ADA

Bill Bowman
07/13/2021 - 8:00 AM

Affording College: An Introduction to Financial Aid for Teens

Don't let stress the affording college keep you from applying, because it doesn't have to be stressful! Learn tips and steps to help you finance your future degrees.

07/12/2021 - 5:00 PM