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Teens Reach @ Alum Rock Library

Want to make Alum Rock Library a better place? Interested in running free programs for the public? Want a chance to lead and engage? Need volunteer hours?...

Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 3:45 PM to 5:30 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Community Room

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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...

Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 3:45 PM to 5:30 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library

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Teens Reach @ Pearl Avenue Library

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

Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Pearl Avenue 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 12, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ

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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...

Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Pearl Avenue Branch Library

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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 13, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Bascom Branch Library, Group Study Room 2

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teensReach 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 13, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library, Teen Center

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Nintendo Play!

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

Friday, September 13, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Almaden Branch Library, Teen Room

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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...

Friday, September 13, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana 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 14, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ, Mezzanine

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SAT, Math, Science And Writing Tutoring

Do you need tutoring for your Math, Science, Writing and SAT Test? We have very good volunteers who can help you with these subjects!  Free....

Saturday, September 14, 2019 - 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library, Group Study Room 2

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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 14, 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 14, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Almaden Branch Library, Teen Room

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College Readiness

Thinking about college? Nutan Malhotra, Founder and CEO of SkoolMentor will be providing information about the college admission journey, how to be successful...

Saturday, September 14, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Willow Glen Branch Library

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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.

Monday, September 16, 2019 - 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock 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, September 17, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Vineland Branch Library, Community Room

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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! We've got classic games like Mario...

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Santa Teresa Branch Library, Community Room

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Evergreen Teens Reach Meeting

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

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Evergreen Branch Library, Community Room

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College Readiness

Thinking about college? Nutan Malhotra, Founder and CEO of SkoolMentor will be providing information about the college admission journey, how to be successful...

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Evergreen 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 & ...

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Vineland Branch Library, Community Room

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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 18, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Rose Garden Branch Library

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