Early Education (0-5)

Librarian reading picture book to gathered children at a playground. Early Education Services logo

The Early Education Mission

To provide children and caregivers of all backgrounds with access to high quality Early Education programs and resources so that they have the opportunity to learn about new ideas, skills, and possibilities, as well as a safe space to explore, play, connect, and grow. 

Address

150 E San Fernando St., San José, CA 95112

Araceli Delgado-Ortiz
Araceli Delgado-Ortiz
araceli.delgado@sjlibrary.org

Early Education Current Programs

Explore virtual and telephone programming from the comfort of your home. New programs are offered regularly.

Childcare Summer Learning

A Summer Learning program for childcare services in San Jose.

Family, Friend, and Neighbor (FFN) Caregiver Support Network

This FREE program provides caregivers of young children with training, digital devices, CPR certification, one-on-one support, and more – at no cost.

Early Education Online Resources

Links to online educational activities, homework help, library resources, and games.

Take Home Materials

Check out and bring home developmentally appropriate books and toys, and gain ideas on how to play and learn at home.

Parents & Caregivers

Help prepare your children for school, support their unique learning abilities, keep them safe online, and boost your child's academic success and achievement.

San José Bridge Libraries

The Bridge Collection is currently located in multiple Family Resource Center locations, offering books in English, Spanish, and Vietnamese for families with young children.

Wee Reads Booklists

Our staff picks for children of different ages.

Storytimes

Storytimes now available online. Storytimes provide a fun and interactive learning environment for children of all ages and abilities.

Wee Programs

UNAVAILABLE until further notice. A variety of developmentally appropriate Early Education programs that promote play, exploration, growth, and inclusion.

Latest Blogs

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

Family, Friend, and Neighbor (FFN) Caregiver Support Network

This FREE program provides caregivers of young children with training, digital devices, CPR certification, one-on-one support, and more – at no cost.

Treasure Nguyen
06/25/2021 - 12:30 PM

Wee Read! Books to Go and Grow Bags

New reading kits to checkout for the family.

Nari Ferderer
05/28/2021 - 8:30 AM