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Virtual Reality: Fruit Ninja & Smoothies

Try out the Library’s Oculus Rift headset and Touch Controllers! Enjoy a delicious smoothie and take advantage of our virtual reality headset to compete with...

Wednesday, September 18, 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 group for teens ages 13-18 meets on the third Wednesday of each month. Get involved, earn volunteer hours, help plan teen...

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
East San José Carnegie Branch Library, Community Room

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Teens Reach Meeting

Every third Wednesday of the month. This leadership and volunteer service group for teens ages 13-18. Get involved, earn volunteer hours and be a leader in...

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Tully Community Branch Library, FLC room

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Teens Reach Meeting

Our meeting in December is canceled. This leadership and volunteer service group for teens ages 13-18 meets monthly. Get involved, earn volunteer hours and be...

Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Village Square Branch Library, Community Room

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Virtual Reality: Open House

Experience the digital world like never before in our Virtual Reality Open House. Learn how to use our virtual reality equipment, try a virtual reality...

Friday, September 20, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ, Mezzanine

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Game Zone Fridays

Explore a world of gaming with the Virtual Reality (HTC VIVE), Nintendo Switch, and other exciting games! Invite your friends and hangout after school at the...

Friday, September 20, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library, Teens 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, September 20, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Santa Teresa Branch Library, Community Room

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Basic Computer Help

Do you have questions about using a computer? Do you want to learn how to set up an email account, surf the web or do something else on a computer? Drop-in for...

Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Tech Center

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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, September 21, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ, Mezzanine

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Book Club: The League of Extraordinary Readers

We're a YA Book Club that does everything from having book club discussions, meeting YA authors at events in the Bay Area, and attending geeky conventions....

Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Children's Exploration Room, Mezzanine

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Teens Reach Meeting

Be part of a fun volunteering opportunity for teens between the ages of 13-18. Earn community service credit while supporting the library by assisting with...

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Rose Garden Branch Library, Teen Room

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Teens Reach

Attend monthly meetings for teens interested in library and community volunteer activities. Bring your creativity to enhance the library's outreach to the...

Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Group Study Room

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Teens Reach Meeting

This leadership and volunteer group for teens ages 13-18 meets on the fourth Friday of each month. Get involved, earn volunteer hours, help plan teen programs...

Friday, September 27, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Berryessa Branch Library

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Game Zone Fridays

Explore a world of gaming with the Virtual Reality (HTC VIVE), Nintendo Switch, and other exciting games! Invite your friends and hangout after school at the...

Friday, September 27, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library, Teens Room

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Virtual Reality With HTC Vive

Join us on the fourth Friday of each month and experience the digital world like never before in our Virtual Reality program with the HTC Vive. Learn how...

Friday, September 27, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Tully Community Branch Library

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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, September 28, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ, Mezzanine

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Anime & Manga Club for Teens

Love anime and manga? Want to talk about your favorites, new and old school? Come join the Anime & Manga Club @ the Alum Rock Library Branch. First Tuesday...

Tuesday, October 1, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, FLC 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...

Wednesday, October 2, 2019 - 3:45 PM to 5:00 PM
Educational Park Branch Library, Community Room

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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, October 2, 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, October 2, 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...

Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Calabazas Branch Library, Community Room

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Virtual Reality: Open House

Experience the digital world like never before in our Virtual Reality Open House. Learn how to use our virtual reality equipment, try a virtual reality...

Friday, October 4, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ, Mezzanine

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Game Zone Fridays

Explore a world of gaming with the Virtual Reality (HTC VIVE), Nintendo Switch, and other exciting games! Invite your friends and hangout after school at the...

Friday, October 4, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library, Teens Room

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Teens Reach Meeting

This leadership and volunteer service group for teens ages 13-18 meets on the first Friday of the month at 4 pm. Get involved, earn volunteer hours and...

Friday, October 4, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Almaden Branch Library, Program Room

laptop and serger in the makerspace

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, October 5, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ, Mezzanine