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One-On-One Computer Help

Drop-in to learn general computer knowledge and how to use internet, email, Microsoft Word, and online job applications. An English/Mandarin speaking...

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Educational Park Branch Library, Tech Connect

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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...

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, 3rd floor - Room 390

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Level Basic ESL Class

For adults who have very limited or no English at all. Learn the alphabet, numbers, social greetings and life skills. Future Introductory starting July 2019...

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library, FLC Room

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Computer Help With Our Tech Mentor

Learn basic computer skills one-on-one with a Tech Mentor. Our Tech Mentor will assist you with the internet, email, and tablet questions in a one-on-one 30...

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Computer #21

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Tech Mentor

Tech mentoring and Computer 1-on-1 assistance.  A Volunteer Tech Mentor/computer coach will be available to help customers increase their computer skills...

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Pearl Avenue Branch Library, Internet Cafe

Mommy and Me Bollywood Workout

Family Bollywood Workout

Put on your workout clothes and stop by the Alum Rock Public Library to participate in a FREE Bollywood workout class.  Led by volunteer instructors, this...

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Community Room

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One On One Computer Help

Tech mentoring and Computer 1-on-1 assistance.  A volunteer Tech Mentor or Computer Coach will be available to help customers increase their computer...

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 5:45 PM
Pearl Avenue Branch Library

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History & Non-Fiction Book Club

Get together for lively discussion about historical and non-fiction books! New members are always welcomed. We meet every 3rd Saturday of each month....

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Rose Garden Branch Library, Community Room, First Floor

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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...

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Alviso Branch Library, Community Room

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Volunteer Away Your Fines With Our Friends

Every now and then, libraries need a little extra love from the communities they serve. You can volunteer away your library fines at a rate of $20 per hour...

Sunday, July 21, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Community Room

Conversation Cafe July-Aug Calendar

Conversation Café - Italian

Learn simple words & phrases in these FREE six-week class series. July/August offerings:  Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian...

Monday, July 22, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, 3rd Floor, Room 390

Conversation Cafe July-Aug Calendar

Conversation Café - Turkish

July/August offerings: Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Turkish and Vietnamese Learn simple words & simple phrases in...

Monday, July 22, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, 3rd Floor, Room 390

Skeins of yarn in turquoise blue, light blue, pink, white and yellow, with the largest skein ( in hot pink) having two knitting needles going through and at a right diagonal with pointed ends outward.

Knitting & Crocheting For All Levels

Bring your wools, your acrylics and your crochet or knitting needles*. Learn to make hats, scarves, socks, blankets, maybe even a sweater.  You can do it...

Monday, July 22, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, 3rd Floor, Room 390

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One-On-One Computer Help

Our Tech Mentor volunteer can help you with basic computer issues like: Learn the basics of Microsoft Word and Excel; Set up an email account; Use social...

Monday, July 22, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Tech Center

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One-On-One Computer Help

Do you want to learn how to set up an email account, surf the web or do something else on the computer? Our Tech Mentors can help you at the internet...

Monday, July 22, 2019 - 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Internet Cafe, Computers 22 & 23

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Yoga And Meditation/ Yoga y Meditacion

Join us for 60 minutes of yoga and 30 minutes of mediation - a time to withdraw the mind from the external and tune in to your body.    Our...

Monday, July 22, 2019 - 5:15 PM to 6:45 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Community Room

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One-on-One Computer Help

Learn how to use a computer and navigate the internet. Receive instruction in a variety of computer applications including Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and...

Monday, July 22, 2019 - 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Tully Community Branch Library, Tech Center

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Advance-High Intermediate ESL Class Writing

Learn how to write a good paragraph. Textbook: Great Writing Book 3

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Seven Trees Branch Library, FLC Classroom

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INSIDERS: Summer Coloring

Insiders programs are geared to adults and teens with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Teachers and caregivers are welcome to attend. Take some...

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Educational Park Branch Library, Tech Connect Area

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INSIDERS: Activities at the Educational Park Branch

Join us for socializing, finding new friends, networking, making jokes, crafting, having fun with art, learning from speakers in the community, and much more....

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Educational Park Branch Library, Tech Connect Area

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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, July 23, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Vineland Branch Library

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Clase de ciudadania de EE.UU.

US Citizenship Class - In Spanish

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library, Family Learning Center Classroom

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ESL Class - Advance-High Intermediate: Listening

Listening and writing exercises to improve understanding and comprehension of authentic American speech. Textbook:  What A World Book 2

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library, FLC Classroom

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ESL Reading Class: Advance-High Intermediate

Work with a group to understand academic reading with comprehension.  Expand your vocabulary. Discuss material using critical and analytical skills....

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library, FLC Room

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Community Conversation

We want to hear from you! Join us for an evening [or afternoon] of conversation. This conversation is a chance for us to better understand your aspirations...

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Tully Community Branch Library, Community Room