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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, February 16, 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, February 16, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ, Mezzanine

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A Coding Future - Java for Teens

Teens in grades 6 - 11 are invited to register for a new coding program at the West Valley Branch Library. In this program, participants will learn to code...

Saturday, February 16, 2019 - 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Group Study Room B

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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, February 16, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Children's Exploration Room, Mezzanine

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Teen Entrepreneurs Club

The Teen Entrepreneurs Club at the MLK Library aims to engage, expose, and inspire middle and high school students to pursue entrepreneurship. Each Saturday...

Saturday, February 16, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ - Mezzanine & SJPL Works - Third Floor

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Teen ESL Conversation Club

The teens at Almaden Branch meet weekly on Tuesday to welcome new residents and foreign exchange students in the neighborhood.  The teens play games...

Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Almaden Branch Library

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Game On! Wii for Teens & Tweens

Teens & tweens, get your "game on!"  Come hang out, meet people, and play Wii video games. Bring your friends! Wii video games for teens & ...

Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Santa Teresa Branch Library, Community Room

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Anime Club for Teens

Enjoy an afternoon of anime! Anime is a style of Japanese film and television animation. This program is recommended teens ages 12 - 17. Free. No registration...

Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library, Teen Center

Evergreen Teens Reach Meeting

This leadership and volunteer service group for teens ages 13-18 meets monthly. For Evergreen teensReach members, our monthly meeting will occur on the 3rd...

Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Evergreen Branch Library, Community Room

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Wii Wednesdays

Get Your Game On Grab a free snack Come hang out in our teen room Meet people Teens between 13-18  Free. No registration required.

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Educational Park Branch Library, Teen Room

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Game On! Wii for Teens

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

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Vineland Branch Library, Community Room

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Girls Who Code Club

Are you interested in learning how to code? Girls Who Code is a national non-profit organization with a well-tested curriculum.  Our Trained volunteer...

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
East San José Carnegie Branch Library, Family Learning Center

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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, February 20, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Family Learning Center

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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, February 20, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ, Mezzanine

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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, February 20, 2019 - 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Tully Community Branch Library, FLC room

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Game On! Wii for Teens

Video game sessions for teens. Held weekly during school year. For those ages 12 and up. Free.  Come one and all.  Call 408-808-3036 for...

Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Edenvale 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...

Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Cambrian Branch Library, Teen Room

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Teen Movie Night

Teen Movie nights are put on "by teens, for teens"! Come to the teen room and enjoy a free movie and snacks with your friends. You can even become a part...

Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 4:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Bascom Branch Library, Teen 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, February 21, 2019 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Village Square Branch Library, Community Room

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Girls Who Code Club

We’re sorry. This event is currently full. No waiting list. Are you interested in learning how to code? Girls Who Code is a national non-profit, which teaches...

Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Calabazas Branch Library, Group Study Room

Valentine's Day Balancing Hearts for Teens

Join us to celebrate Valentine’s Day with a balancing heart toy that not only caters to the arts, science, engineer, and technology aspect of STEAM, but is...

Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Village Square Branch Library

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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, February 22, 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, February 22, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library, Teens Room

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Girls Who Code

PROGRAM IS FULL Are you interested in learning how to code? Girls Who Code is a national non-profit, which teaches girls in 6th-12th grade the basics of...

Friday, February 22, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Group Study Room B

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Nintendo Play

All you gamers, come and play our new Switch in the Teen Room. If you have some time late Friday or Saturday, drop by and play Super Smash Bro, Mario Kart, or...

Friday, February 22, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Almaden Branch Library, Teen Room