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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 29, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ, Mezzanine

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Teen Art Surprise Challenge

Teens, test your creative thinking with this fun artistic challenge! Create something new from various materials and show off your designs.

Saturday, June 29, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library

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Graphic Novel Making Workshop With Oliver Chin

Experienced local graphic novelist Oliver Chin presents Manga-Mania Workshop in partnership with San Jose Public Library's Graphic Novel Contest. ...

Saturday, June 29, 2019 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Teen-HQ

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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 29, 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 30, 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, July 1, 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, July 2, 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, July 2, 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, July 3, 2019 (All day)
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ

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

Wooden treasure chest with a magical wispy light coming out of the box.

Teen Art Surprise Challenge

Teens, test your creative thinking with this fun artistic challenge! Create something new from various materials and show off your designs.

Wednesday, July 3, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ

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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, July 3, 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, July 4, 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...

Friday, July 5, 2019 (All day)
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ

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

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Teen 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, July 5, 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, July 5, 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, July 5, 2019 - 4:00 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...

Saturday, July 6, 2019 (All day)
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ

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Girls Who Code Summer Session

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...

Saturday, July 6, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
East San José Carnegie Branch Library

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, July 6, 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, July 6, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Hillview Branch Library, Community Room

Wooden treasure chest with a magical wispy light coming out of the box.

Teen Art Surprise Challenge

Teens, test your creative thinking with this fun artistic challenge! Create something new from various materials and show off your designs.

Saturday, July 6, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Hillview Branch Library

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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, July 6, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Almaden Branch Library, Teen Room