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Beginning ESL Class

Do you want to speak English? If you are an adult who lives or works in San Jose, please call (408) 808-2361 to sign up for testing to take the class. ...

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 (All day) to Monday, February 4, 2019 (All day)
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Partners in Reading Office, 1st Floor

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Intermediate ESL Class

Do you want to speak English better? If you are an adult who lives or works in San Jose, please call (408) 808-2361 to sign up for testing to take the class....

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 (All day) to Monday, February 4, 2019 (All day)
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Partners in Reading Office, 1st Floor

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Citizenship for Seniors Taught in Vietnamese

Students: Senior, Vietnamese ESL speakers Study: U.S. History & Civics Practice: Questions commonly asked on the application and citizenship...

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, 3rd Floor, Room 390

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Meditation And Gentle Yoga

Class presented by Yoga Alliance, USA, certified experienced teacher. Sage Patanjali, codifier of Yoga Sutras defines yoga, as “Yogah Samadhih” meaning...

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
East San José Carnegie Branch Library, Community Room

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Nana y Yo: Early Learning Readiness Program

We are offering a FREE two day program for 36 weeks. The “Nana Y Yo” Early Learning Readiness (ELR) is a relationship and play based program for informal...

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library

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Music And Movement

Enjoy songs and movement activities that build motor and social skills, and increase independence as well as language ability in your child. These are...

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Almaden Branch Library, Children's Picture Book Area

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Preschool Storytime and Stay & Play

Preschoolers engage with books and activities that encourage language and pre-reading skills. Hear stories, sing songs, and develop the skills needed to become...

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Santa Teresa Branch Library, Children's Area

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Baby and Toddler Storytime and Stay & Play

Babies and toddlers learn and grow with new experiences. Enhance their brainpower by engaging them with new sights, sounds, movement, and interaction with...

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Vineland Branch Library

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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Storytime & Craft

Join us to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday and his most famous “I Have a Dream” speech! Children ages 5 and up are welcome to participate in...

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Bascom Branch Library

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Beginning ESL For Mandarin Speakers

The Beginning ESL for Mandarin Speakers program creates a welcoming and respectful environment for adult learners of English to practice their English...

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Almaden Branch Library

Flowers and Grass

INSIDERS: Open Space Authority: Wildflowers and Wildlife

The preserves are full of baby animals, blooming flowers and beautiful endangered butterflies. We will show you where you can see these wildflower displays and...

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Educational Park Branch Library, Community Room

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Baby Lapsit Storytime

Babies, 0 to 12 months, and their caregivers are invited to join us for 20 minutes of songs, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and stories. Parents and children...

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Children's Area

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Beginning ESL Class | Clases de inglés

Basic Requirements: Must be at least 18 years old Live or work in San José Complete registration and assessment process Commit to class schedule Contact...

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library, Family Learning Center Classroom

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ESL Conversation Club

English as a Second Language (ESL) Conversation Clubs create a welcoming and respectful environment for adult learners of English to practice their English...

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Santa Teresa Branch Library, Group Study Room A

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eBook Help

Get hands-on help with borrowing and downloading FREE library eBooks and eAudiobooks to your Kindle, Nook, iPad or other eReading device. You are welcome...

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Vineland Branch Library

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Preschool Storytime and Stay & Play

Preschoolers engage with books and activities that encourage language and pre-reading skills. Hear stories, sing songs, and develop the skills needed to become...

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Community Room

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Baby/Toddler Storytime, Plus Stay n Play

Babies and toddlers learn and grow with new experiences. Enhance their brainpower by engaging them with new sights, sounds, movement, and interaction with...

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Children's Area

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Children's Discovery Museum Storytime and Craft

Every 4th Tuesday the Children's Discovery Museum will be at the Berryessa Library for stories, crafts, and fun!

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Berryessa Branch Library, Storytime Area

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Computer Help for Seniors

Did you receive a new electronic device? Do you need help with new social media? Do you want to know what more you can do with your e-mail? Bring these Tech...

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Berryessa Branch Library, Study Room C

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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Storytime & Craft

Join us to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday and his most famous “I Have a Dream” speech! Children are welcome to participate in creating a...

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Calabazas Branch Library

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Oral Health Education by The Health Trust

According to the California Society of Pediatric Dentistry, more children miss school because of dental pain than any other reason. An oral health educator...

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Village Square Branch Library

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Preschool Storytime & Stay and Play

Preschoolers engage with books and activities that encourage language and pre-reading skills. Hear stories, sing songs, and develop the skills needed to become...

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Village Square Branch Library, Community Room

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Family Storytime and Stay & Play

Bring your whole family out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy development and help foster a love of books and...

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Tully Community Branch Library, Children's area

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Unplugged Storytime & Craft

Have you been cooped up inside?  Been on your computer, phone, or tablet for the majority of your free time? Unplug at the library! Join us for Storytime...

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Tully Community Branch Library

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ESL Writing Class / Clase de Escritura para adultos estudiando inglés

Improve your English writing skills as we learn and practice grammar, sentence structure, vocabulary, and more!  A section of the class will focus on...

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
East San José Carnegie Branch Library, Family Learning Center Classroom