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Volunteer Away Your Fines as a Branch Buddy

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 and...

Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library

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Basic Computer Skills Class - Learning Circle

Join us for an introduction on Basic Computer Skills. Some topics that will be covered are: How to create an email account How to write and send an email...

Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
East San José Carnegie Branch Library, FLC Classroom

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Conversation Café - Japanese

Learn simple words & phrases in these FREE six-week class series. March/April offerings:  French, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, ...

Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, 3rd Floor, Room 390

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Tech Tutor

Get individualized help and instruction on basic computer and eBook use. No reservations necessary!

Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Cambrian Branch Library, Internet Cafe

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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, March 23, 2019 - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, 3rd floor - Room 390

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Basic ESL Class

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

Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library, FLC Room

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Bollywood Zumba

Led by volunteer instructors, this program combines dancing for fun and fitness with Bollywood music and dance.  Great for all skill levels, Bollywood...

Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Village Square Branch Library, Community 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, March 23, 2019 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Computer #21

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VITA Free Tax Help

The VITA Program offers FREE help with taxes to low-to moderate-income people who cannot prepare their own tax returns. VITA volunteers are trained to do basic...

Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Hillview Branch Library, Family Learning Center

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Resume And Job Search Assistance

Looking to improve your resume, or do you need help writing one? We can help! Get one-on-one help to create a resumé and receive help with filling out job...

Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Family Learning Center

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Monarch Butterfly Crisis: How to Stop Their Decline

The Santa Clara County/University of California Master Gardeners will present a program on how to save the Monarch Butterflies.

Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Willow Glen Branch Library, Community Room

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Tech Mentor - One on One Computer Help

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

Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
East San José Carnegie Branch Library, FLC Classroom

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Persian New Year Celebration With Shahrzad Dance Academy

Join us at West Valley Library to celebrate Persian New Year and enjoy Shahrzad Company dance performance. Shahrzad is serving Bay Area as a bridge...

Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Community Room

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Breathing & Meditation

We are immersed in numerous activities, like care of family, working with tough deadlines, etc. which may lead to some negative emotions, low energy, lack of...

Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Village Square Branch Library, Group Study Room 2

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ESL Class Level 2 High Beginning Writing

Student will understand the parts of a paragraph and practice. They will write their own paragraph.

Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library, FLC Classroom

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Conversation Café - Italian

Learn simple words & phrases in these FREE six-week class series. March/April Offerings:  French, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Polish,...

Monday, March 25, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, 3rd Floor, Room 390

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Conversation Café - Mandarin

Learn simple words & phrases in these FREE six-week class series. March/April offerings: French, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, ...

Monday, March 25, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, 3rd Floor, Room 390

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Conversation Café - Russian

March/April offerings: French, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Polish, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish Learn simple words & simple...

Monday, March 25, 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, March 25, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Tech Center

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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...

Monday, March 25, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Vineland Branch Library

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English Grammar

Let's have fun learning English Grammar. This course offers a blended learning environment in which adult learners can access and enjoy classroom instruction...

Monday, March 25, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Family Learning Center (FLC) Room

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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, March 25, 2019 - 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Internet Cafe, Computers 22 & 23

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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, March 25, 2019 - 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Tully Community Branch Library, Tech center

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Lawyers In The Library

Lawyers in the Library is held on the 3rd Floor in Room 392 at the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library.   Lawyers will be on...

Monday, March 25, 2019 - 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Room 392, 3rd floor

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Clase de Ciudadanía de EE.UU. / U.S. CItizenship Class in Spanish

U.S. Citizenship Class in Spanish

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 11:15 AM
East San José Carnegie Branch Library, Family Learning Center Classroom