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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...

Friday, April 19, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Bascom 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...

Friday, April 19, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library

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Bilingual English-Russian Reading To Children

Our trained volunteer will read to your children in English and Russian. Join us every Friday in the picture book area.

Friday, April 19, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Children's Picture Book Area

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LEGO® Fun For Young Children

You supply the creativity. We supply the LEGO® bricks. Come have some fun and let your imagination run wild! This program is specifically intended for younger...

Friday, April 19, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Story Time Room

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Family Storytime + Stay & Play

Enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy development and help foster a love of books and reading. Sharing the wonders of books...

Saturday, April 20, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Evergreen Branch Library, Children's Area

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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...

Saturday, April 20, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Pearl Avenue Branch Library, Community Room

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Stories, Songs, And Stuff

Join Ms. Kathy for stories, songs, and more every Saturday morning at 10:30 AM. Followed by Stay & Play.

Saturday, April 20, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Storytime Area

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Family Storytime and Stay and 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...

Saturday, April 20, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Berryessa Branch Library

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ESL Fun for Kids! / Clase de inglés para niños

Let's learn English together! Our experienced instructor Rick will introduce English vocabulary and grammar through interactive games, songs, and instruction....

Saturday, April 20, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
East San José Carnegie 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...

Saturday, April 20, 2019 - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Educational Park Branch Library, Community Room

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Music and Movement with Stay & Play / Música y movimiento con...

Move, dance and sing with your toddler/preschooler to a variety of music. Learn different ways to play with bean bags, scarves and rhythm sticks.  After...

Saturday, April 20, 2019 - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library, Children's Area

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Reading To Children With Ashley

Bring your children to listen to stories in English or Spanish. Our volunteer, Ashley can also read a book chosen by the children. Free! No registration...

Saturday, April 20, 2019 - 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library, Children's Area

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Reading To Children With Manju

Manju, our trained volunteer, will be reading to children of all ages in the Children's Room. Come listen to some wonderful stories!

Saturday, April 20, 2019 - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Children's Room, 1st Floor

Reading to Children with Samantha

Bring your children to listen to stories and be read to by our trained volunteer, Samantha.  

Sunday, April 21, 2019 - 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Children's Room, 1st Floor

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Reading To Children With Kathy

Join Ms. Kathy for a group Reading to Children program with stories, songs and more!

Monday, April 22, 2019 - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Children's Room, 1st Floor

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Bilingual Reading To Children (English and Spanish)

Bring your kids to our library to enjoy one-on-one interaction with Iris, our wonderful, trained volunteer.  Reading to Children program is a great...

Monday, April 22, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library

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Music & Movement

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

Monday, April 22, 2019 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
East San José Carnegie Branch Library, Community Room

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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, April 23, 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, April 23, 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, April 23, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Vineland Branch Library

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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, April 23, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Children's 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...

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

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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, April 23, 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, April 23, 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, April 23, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Berryessa Branch Library, Storytime Area