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Game On! Wii for Teens

Game on! Join us for a fun and free program every Tuesday and Wednesday.  Play ping pong, test out your Nintendo Switch skills, compete at foosball, and...

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Vineland Branch Library, Community Room

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Learn to Code: Python Coding Class For Kids And Teens

The jobs of the future are in computer science.  This program will teach children, ages 10 and up, the basics of Python coding while allowing them to...

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Family Learning Center

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New Volunteer Orientation & Tour

Come to learn more about summer volunteer opportunities at Edenvale Library!  Stay for a brief tour of the branch.  Open to all teens,...

Thursday, May 30, 2019 - 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Group Study Room A

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Nintendo Play!

Do you love to play video games?  Relax and play at the library with your friends. 

Friday, May 31, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Almaden Branch Library, Teen Room

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Teens Reach Meeting

This leadership and volunteer service group for teens ages 13-18 meets monthly. Get involved, earn volunteer hours and be a leader in the library. For more...

Friday, May 31, 2019 - 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Village Square Branch Library, Community Room

Black and White Coloring Sheet

Summer Coloring

Take some time to decompress and get creative this summer with our community coloring posters in the library and even grab some coloring sheets to...

Saturday, June 1, 2019 (All day)
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ

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Teen Study Date

Getting ready for Finals? Need Study Space? Got a project due and need some extra table space? Teens grab your books and study buddies for a day in the...

Saturday, June 1, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Almaden Branch Library, Community Room

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Drop-in Makerspace Training

Would you like to learn or get a refresher on how to use a 3D printer, laser cutter, sewing machine or any other equipment at the TeenHQ makerspace? Come to...

Saturday, June 1, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ, Mezzanine

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Teen Study Date

Getting ready for Finals? Need Study Space? Got a project due and need some extra table space? Teens grab your books and study buddies for a day in the...

Saturday, June 1, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Rose Garden Branch Library, Community Room

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Coding 5K Challenge: JAVA (12-16 year olds) 7 Week Series

This is an introductory 7 week course (April 20-June 8. NO CLASS on May 25) to learn Java. Students will learn the basics of computer science and...

Saturday, June 1, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, King 125

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Hand Lettering Artshop

Learn basic hand lettering with local artist John Barrick. Free for youth ages 9-18. Lunch and Snacks provided! RSVP: amplify@aaci.org

Saturday, June 1, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library, Teen Room

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Teens Reach Meeting

Join a monthly meeting for teens interested in Hillview Library and community volunteer activities on the 1st Saturday of each month. Bring your...

Saturday, June 1, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Hillview Branch Library, Community Room

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Trials And Triumphs In Graphic Storytelling With Devin Grayson

Join comic creator Devin Grayson for a comics writing workshop for teens in support of San José Public Library's Graphic Novel Making...

Saturday, June 1, 2019 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Evergreen Branch Library, Community Room

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2019 Free Summer Food Assistant Orientation & Training

Are you looking for a rewarding way to help your community this summer while interacting with local youth and families? San José Public Library is looking for...

Saturday, June 1, 2019 - 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Community Room

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Nintendo Play

Love to play video games?  Try our new Nintendo switch with the latest games in our Teen Room. 

Saturday, June 1, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Almaden Branch Library, Teen Room

Black and White Coloring Sheet

Summer Coloring

Take some time to decompress and get creative this summer with our community coloring posters in the library and even grab some coloring sheets to...

Sunday, June 2, 2019 (All day)
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ

Black and White Coloring Sheet

Summer Coloring

Take some time to decompress and get creative this summer with our community coloring posters in the library and even grab some coloring sheets to...

Monday, June 3, 2019 (All day)
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ

Black and White Coloring Sheet

Summer Coloring

Take some time to decompress and get creative this summer with our community coloring posters in the library and even grab some coloring sheets to...

Tuesday, June 4, 2019 (All day)
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ

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Teen Tuesdays

It's summer time! Bring your friends and hang with us in our community room as we watch movies, play video games, do crafts, eat snacks etc. We will open up...

Tuesday, June 4, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Bascom Branch Library, Community Room

Black and White Coloring Sheet

Summer Coloring

Take some time to decompress and get creative this summer with our community coloring posters in the library and even grab some coloring sheets to...

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 (All day)
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ

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Learn to Code: Python Coding Class For Kids And Teens

The jobs of the future are in computer science.  This program will teach children, ages 10 and up, the basics of Python coding while allowing them to...

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Family Learning Center

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Teens Reach Meeting

This is a leadership and volunteer service group for teens ages 13-18 that meets monthly. Get involved, earn volunteer hours and be a leader in the library....

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Community Room

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Teens Reach

Have you every wanted a say in the library?  A chance to tell the librarians what to do?  How about a way to earn volunteer hours, make a difference...

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ, Mezzanine

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Teens Reach Meeting

This leadership and volunteer service group for teens ages 13-18 meets monthly. Get involved, earn volunteer hours and be a leader in the library. For more...

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Community Room

Black and White Coloring Sheet

Summer Coloring

Take some time to decompress and get creative this summer with our community coloring posters in the library and even grab some coloring sheets to...

Thursday, June 6, 2019 (All day)
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ