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Superhero Fitness

Do you have what it takes to be a super hero?  Come test your overall physical fitness with our super hero obstacle course. Recommended for children ages...

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library

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Game Day

School age children are invitied to participate in this fun after school program happening every Thursday. Play table tennis, test out your Wii skills,...

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Berryessa Branch Library, Community Room

Four kids enjoying food

Free Afternoon Snacks

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

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Hillview Branch Library

Potter the Otter

Potter the Otter Story Time

Santa Clara County Public Health presents a special story time with the readings of Potter the Otter: A Tale About Water. This book ...

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 2:30 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...

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 2:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Alviso Branch Library, Community Room

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Math Tutoring (for 4th to 12th graders)

An experienced tutor will assist elementary, middle and high school students with Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, Calculus and test preparation (SAT...

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Bascom Branch Library, Group Study Room 2

Four kids enjoying food

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...

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Educational Park Branch Library, Community Room

Four kids enjoying food

Free Afternoon Snacks

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

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Joyce Ellington 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...

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, 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-8 grades with their homework. No registration required...

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Evergreen 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...

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library

Dia de los Muertos Calavera doll craft

Día de los Muertos Story and Craft

Celebrate Día De Los Muertos at the library. Learn more about the cultural celebration as we read Día De Los Muertos by Roseanne Greenfield Thong and...

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Calabazas Branch Library

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Homework Club for Grades K-8

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

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
East San José Carnegie Branch Library, FLC Classroom

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LEGO Builders / Constructores de LEGO

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

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Community Room or Children's Area

The Not-So-Scary Halloween Show - artwork of black cat in a jack o' lantern

The Not-So-Scary Halloween Show

Surprise! It’s a magic show full of Halloween fun appropriate for all ages! Bring your ghosts and goblins, your superheroes and your fairies as tricks reign...

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Rose Garden Branch Library

child dressed as a superhero on an obstacle course

Superhero Fitness

Do you have what it takes to be a super hero?  Come test your overall physical fitness with our super hero obstacle course. Recommended for children ages...

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Vineland 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...

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library

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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...

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Tully Community Branch Library

young girl reading to her Reading Buddy

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...

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Tully Community Branch Library

Cartoon people with science symbols surrounding them

Science Storybook Session at Educational Park

Science storybook sessions will be held on Thursday & Friday, October 10/18 and 10/19, 4pm-5pm. Each storybook session will include storytelling and...

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Educational Park Branch Library, Community Room

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Homework Club

Need help with your homework? A trained volunteer will be available to help children in K-8 grades with their homework. No registration required....

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Hillview Branch Library

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Minecraft Club

Have you ever wanted to be in a Minecraft Club? Then this club is perfect for you! Meet with Ky to play Minecraft and discuss Minecraft strategies. And, best...

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 5:30 PM to 6:45 PM
Cambrian Branch Library, Community Room- 1st floor

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Reading Buddies

Is your child struggling with reading? Try a reading buddy for your child. Trained volunteers listen to children in K-3rd grade who...

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Children's Area

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Friends of the Village Square Library Book Sale

Come browse the Friends of the Village Square Branch Library’s Book Sale. Great bargains can be found on gently used books and media. All proceeds support...

Friday, October 19, 2018 - 2:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Village Square Branch Library, Lobby

Chessboard, dice, and other fun board games

Game Zone Fridays!

Join us every Friday after school to unwind, make new friends and play some fun games at the library. We’ve got board games, video games, arcade...

Friday, October 19, 2018 - 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Hillview Branch Library, Community Room