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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, July 7, 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 8, 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 9, 2019 (All day)
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ

Summer Hangouts Logo

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 9, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Bascom Branch Library, Community Room

Teens sitting in library with librarian standing and talking

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, July 9, 2019 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Bascom 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...

Wednesday, July 10, 2019 (All day)
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ

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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, July 10, 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, July 10, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Willow Glen Branch Library, Community Room

Small plates of various crunchy snacks

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, July 10, 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 10, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Willow Glen Branch Library

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 11, 2019 (All day)
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ

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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, July 11, 2019 - 3:45 PM to 5:30 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Community Room

Colorful paper

CraftTEEN

For November only, CraftTeen will be on the third Thursday, November 15!  Join us on the second Thursday of every month as we create crafts that you'll...

Thursday, July 11, 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.

Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Pearl Avenue 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, July 11, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Pearl Avenue 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...

Friday, July 12, 2019 (All day)
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ

Oliver Chin and a child writing

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. ...

Friday, July 12, 2019 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Willow Glen Branch Library

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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, July 12, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library, Teen Center

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.

Friday, July 12, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library

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Nintendo Play!

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

Friday, July 12, 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 13, 2019 (All day)
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ

Picture of a notebook. Cover of said notebook contains images of graphic novel characters and blurbs.

DIY Comics Sketch Book

Kick off the summer by visiting your local library for a fun, do-it-yourself craft inspired by your favorite comic books!  Bring the whole family to...

Saturday, July 13, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ, Mezzanine

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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 13, 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 13, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ, Mezzanine

Oliver Chin and a child writing

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, July 13, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Hillview Branch Library