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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, April 23, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Village Square Branch Library, Community Room

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Earth Day Storytime & Craft

Celebrate Earth Day by joining us for a reading of Earth Day, Birthday and by making your own Truffula Tree. Recommended for ages 3 and up.

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Village Square Branch Library

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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, April 23, 2019 - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Tully Community Branch Library, Children's area

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Reading To Children

Our trained volunteer reads to children in the Children’s Area! Children enjoy one-on-one interaction with the reader, and they can choose the stories they...

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Village Square Branch Library, Children's Area

FunCraft4Kids

FunCraft4Kids

Join us for a week of arts and crafts during Spring break at the Village Square Library. All the amazing art will be displayed on the last day. Friends and...

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Village Square Branch Library, Community Room

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Free Afternoon Snacks

Join us at the Joyce Ellington Library for delicious and nutritious snacks! This program is geared towards kids and teens ages 2-17. Free. No registration...

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library

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Kids Only Book Club

Join us for an hour of reading, listening and discovering new ways to interact with books! We will read (or listen to) an exciting story or an entire book and...

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Children's Area

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Homework Club

Does your child need help with their homework? Our trained volunteer is available in the Study Room  to help your child with their reading,...

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library

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Homework Center At Alviso Branch Library

Free  homework tutoring is offered in English and Spanish for grades K-12.  Parent must register the child at first session. Registration forms are...

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 2:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Alviso Branch Library, Community Room

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LEGO® Builders

Put your creativity and imagination to work while you build using LEGO® bricks. DUPLO® bricks are available for younger kids to manipulate safely....

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 2:30 PM to 3:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Children's Area

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Homework Club

Volunteers will be available to help children in Grades K-8 with their homework Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. Free. No registration required.

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Children's Exploration Room, Mezzanine

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Free Afternoon Snacks

Join us at Educational Park Branch Library for delicious and nutritious snacks! This program is geared towards kids and teens ages 2-18. Free. No...

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Educational Park Branch Library, Community Room

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Film Screening: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Join the Alum Rock Branch Library Community for a family-friendly film screening of Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse. Rated PG. "Teen Miles Morales becomes...

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Community Room

Four Kids Enjoying Food

Free Afternoon Snacks

Join us at the Alum Rock Library for delicious and nutritious snacks! This program is geared towards kids and teens ages 2-17. Free. No...

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library

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LEGO Builders / Constructores de LEGO

Join Lego Builders where children have the opportunity to expand their creativity and imagination through the power of play, all while developing critical...

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Community Room or Children's Area

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Homework Club

Need help with your homework? Our team of local teen volunteers will be available to help children in K-6 grades with their homework. No registration required...

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Tully Community Branch Library

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Reading Buddies

Kids in grades K-3 practice their reading skills with teen volunteers. Trained teen volunteers listen to children in Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, or 3rd grade who...

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Tully Community Branch Library

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Homework Club

Homework Club provides after school support for children in grades K–8. Dedicated coaches are ready to answer questions and help with all homework...

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library, Quiet Study Room

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Martin And The Green Guitar: Sustainable Stories And Singalongs

Martin Murray’s collection of singalong songs are all about environmental awareness and responsibility. Kids are encouraged to sing, dance, volunteer, and...

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Vineland Branch Library

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Kids Code With Python!

Join us to learn to code and create digital programming using Python! This free library coding program series is taught by a trained ...

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Technology Lab

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Programming With Python

Calling all programmers! KoreKloud presents a Python programming course for students in grades 5-8. Participants will learn about data types, iterations,...

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Group Study Room B

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Math Olympiad Club

Prepare for the most prestigious math competition, or get better at mathematics! We use real competition math problems. Elementary school students grades 3-5...

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Community Room

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Reading Buddies

Is your child struggling with reading? Are you feeling frustrated?  Try a reading buddy for your child. Trained volunteers listen to children in...

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Children's Area

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Bilingual SPA/ENG Reading To Children

Bilingual reading to children ages 0-7 in both English and Spanish Provided by a trained, fluent volunteer. Free. Call 408-808-3036 for more information....

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Community Room

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Reading Buddies

Is your child struggling with reading? Are you feeling frustrated?  Try a reading buddy for your child. Trained volunteers listen to...

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Almaden Branch Library, Children's Picture Book Area