Early Education (0-5)

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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

Wee Programs

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

Storytimes

Storytimes provide a fun and interactive learning environment for children of all ages and abilities. Come for the stories, rhymes, and songs; stay and play afterwards with your community.

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.

Early Education Online Resources

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

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.

Latest Blogs

Learn With Me: Early Literacy S & T

Each month, we'll journey through the alphabet, discovering different ways of creating memories and moments to share with the children in your life.

Nari Ferderer
Monday, October 7, 2019 - 7:00 AM

Learn With Me: Early Literacy Q & R (Quiet Time & Rhyming)

Each month, we'll journey through the alphabet, discovering different ways of creating memories and moments to share with the children in your life.

Nari Ferderer
Saturday, September 7, 2019 - 7:00 AM

Learn With Me: Early Literacy O & P

Early literacy is more than just reading, talking and singing with your child. What you say and share has just as much impact as how it's delivered.

Nari Ferderer
Wednesday, August 7, 2019 - 7:00 AM