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Lego Robotics Workshop I

Looking for a fun way to practice STEM skills?  The Leland Robotics Club is hosting a 3-day workshop with LEGO Robotics.  Children will build...

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Almaden Branch Library, Program Room

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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.

Wednesday, February 20, 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 2-17. Free. No...

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Educational Park 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...

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Joyce Ellington 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...

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 3:15 PM to 4:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Children's Area

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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...

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library

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Drop-In Homework Tutoring

Does your child need help with their homework? Our trained volunteers are available in the children's area to help your child with their reading, writing and...

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Children's Area

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Black History Month: Rosa Parks Montgomery Bus Boycott

Happy Black History Month! Let’s recreate and learn about how Rosa Parks’ refusal to relinquish her seat resulted in the Montgomery Bus Boycott in Alabama in...

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Edenvale Branch Library

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Homework Club for Grades K - 8

Homework Clubs provide after school support for children in grades K-8. Dedicated coaches are ready to answer questions and help with homework. Students in...

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Santa Teresa Branch Library, Community Room

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LEGO® Fun

Bring your creativity to this monthly program. Ages 1 to 12 are welcome for this hands on building program. We encourage everyone to bring their own ideas on...

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Willow Glen Branch Library, Community Room

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Homework Club For Kids

Need help with your homework? Our team of local teen volunteers will be available to help children in K-8 grades with their homework. Homework Club at the...

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Pearl Avenue Branch Library, Community Room

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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-8 grades with their homework. No registration required...

Wednesday, February 20, 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...

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Tully Community Branch Library

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Math Tutoring (K-9th grade)

Are you struggling with your child with math homework?  We have teens at the library ready to help students, Kindergarten through 9th grade....

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Almaden Branch Library, Program Room

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"Alma and How She Got Her Name" Story and Activity

Join us for a read aloud of the Silicon Valley Reads 2019 book for children, "Alma and How She Got Her Name," and stay for an activity to discover the story...

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Village Square Branch Library, Community Room

Book title with a girl wearing a pink strip dress.

"Alma and How She Got Her Name" Story and Activity

Join us for a read aloud of the Silicon Valley Reads 2019 book for children, "Alma and How She Got Her Name," and stay for an activity to discover the story...

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Community Room

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Reading To Furry Friends

Children are invited to practice reading to gentle, trained assistance dogs just longing for kids to read to them. Share your favorite story and make a new...

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Cambrian Branch Library, Children's Area

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Homework Club - Club de tareas

Our homework club provides after school support for students in grades K–8. Dedicated homework coaches are ready to answer questions and help with homework in...

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library, FLC Classroom

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Math Tutoring (K-8th grades)

Teen volunteers will provide homework help and assistance to problems you do not know. Tutoring for students in K-8th grades.

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library

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Reading Buddies

Kids in grades K-4 practice their reading skills with teen volunteers. Trained teen volunteers listen to children in grades K-4 who want to practice their...

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Children's Area

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Swan Dreams Camp -- Beginning Dance for Kids

This free beginning dance arts program is for underprivileged youth in the Edenvale area and is hosted by trained ballerina Aesha Ash, founder of The Swan...

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Community Room

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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...

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Children's Area

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Coding 5K Challenge: Sports Simulations Using Scratch

Children ages 8-12 are invited to this intermediate-level coding program using Scratch. Participants will use computer science to simulate extreme sports...

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Tech Center

Accordion folded bus with Rosa Park’s seated image in the middle folded area of the bus.

Black History Month: Rosa Parks Montgomery Bus Boycott

Happy Black History Month! Let’s recreate and learn about how Rosa Parks’ refusal to relinquish her seat resulted in the Montgomery Bus Boycott in Alabama in...

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library, Children's Area

Accordion folded bus with Rosa Park’s seated image in the middle folded area of the bus.

Black History Month: Rosa Parks Montgomery Bus Boycott

Happy Black History Month! Let’s recreate and learn about how Rosa Parks’ refusal to relinquish her seat resulted in the Montgomery Bus Boycott in Alabama in...

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Hillview Branch Library