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Slime Making for Teens

Teens will be making slime from scratch. A fun activity that will be fun and sticky. There will be various colors and glitter to choose from.

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library

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Teen Scavenger Hunt For National Library Card Month

Think you know everything about the library? Take the challenge! Join us for this Teen Scavenger Hunt. There is so much you can get with a San Jose Public...

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Educational Park Branch Library

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Teen Scavenger Hunt For National Library Card Month

Think you know everything about the library? Take the challenge! Join us for this Teen Scavenger Hunt. There is so much you can get with a San Jose Public...

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 - 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Calabazas Branch Library

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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, September 4, 2019 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Community Room

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Teens Reach Meeting

This leadership and volunteer group for teens ages 13-18 meets on the first  Thursday of each month. Get involved, earn volunteer hours, help...

Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Vineland Branch Library, Community Room

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Slime Making for Teens

Teens will be making slime from scratch. A fun activity that will be fun and sticky. There will be various colors and glitter to choose from.

Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library

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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 6, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ, Mezzanine

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Dungeons & Dragons For Teens

Attn All Teens! Do you still have an imagination? Or are you asking yourself, "What is this imagination you speak of? Do tell!" Its not something I can tell...

Friday, September 6, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Bascom Branch Library, Group Study Room 2

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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, September 6, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Almaden Branch Library, Program Room

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Nintendo Play!

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

Friday, September 6, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Almaden Branch Library, Teen Room

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Slime Making for Pre-teens and Teens

Teens will be making slime from scratch. A fun activity that will be fun and sticky. There will be various colors and glitter to choose from.

Friday, September 6, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Evergreen Branch Library

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Friday Fun: Slime Making

Participants will be making slime from scratch. A fun activity that will be fun and sticky. There will be various colors and glitter to choose from.

Friday, September 6, 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 7, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ, Mezzanine

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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, September 7, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Hillview Branch Library, Community Room

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Slime Making for Teens

Teens will be making slime from scratch. A fun activity that will be fun and sticky. There will be various colors and glitter to choose from.

Saturday, September 7, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Hillview Branch Library

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FLEX College Prep: SAT/ACT Practice

FLEX College Prep staff will be at Almaden to provide community members a free SAT/ACT practice session.  Following the practice session, parents and...

Saturday, September 7, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Almaden Branch Library, Program Room

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Girls Who Code

Girls Who Code is a national non-profit organization with a well-tested curriculum.  To learn more about Girls Who Code, please visit girlswhocode.com...

Saturday, September 7, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Educational Park 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, September 7, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Almaden Branch Library, Teen Room

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Virtual Reality For Teens

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

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 - 5:00 PM to 6:45 PM
Evergreen Branch Library, Teen Room

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Teens Reach Meeting/Activities

Join our Teens Reach for a meeting or event every month! Make a difference in the library by joining TeensReach! Make New Friends Plan Library Events...

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Bascom Branch Library, Teen Room

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Integrated Math 1

Students in grades 7th thru 9th will learn Integrated Math 1 taught in East Side Union High School District. The following areas are included:...

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Village Square 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, September 11, 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 leadership and volunteer service group for teens ages 13-18 meets on the second Wednesday of the month. Get involved, earn volunteer hours and be a...

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Willow Glen Branch Library, Community Room

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Taste the World: Snacks From Around The World

Sample snacks from around the world. Enjoy snacks from a different country each month, and test your knowledge about the featured country with a quiz! TeenHQ...

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ, Mezzanine

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Teen Scavenger Hunt For National Library Card Month

Think you know everything about the library? Take the challenge! Join us for this Teen Scavenger Hunt. There is so much you can get with a San Jose Public...

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Willow Glen Branch Library