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Reading To Children

Let your children listen to stories read by our volunteer in the Children’s Area of the library. No appointment is necessary — just drop in!

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library

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Nana Y Yo: Early Learning Readiness Program

NO PROGRAM THE WEEK OF 02/18/2019. Program will resume on 02/27/19. We are offering a FREE two day program for 36 weeks. The “Nana Y Yo” Early Learning...

Friday, March 29, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Bascom Branch Library, Community Room

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Nana y Yo: Early Learning Readiness Program

We are offering a FREE two day program for 36 weeks. The “Nana Y Yo” Early Learning Readiness (ELR) is a relationship and play based program for informal...

Friday, March 29, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library

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Bilingual English-Russian Reading To Children

Our trained volunteer will read to your children in English and Russian. Join us every Friday in the picture book area.

Friday, March 29, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Children's Picture Book Area

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LEGO® Fun For Young Children

You supply the creativity. We supply the LEGO® bricks. Come have some fun and let your imagination run wild! This program is specifically intended for younger...

Friday, March 29, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Story Time Room

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Family Storytime + Stay & Play

Enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy development and help foster a love of books and reading. Sharing the wonders of books...

Saturday, March 30, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Evergreen Branch Library, Children's Area

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Family Storytime and Stay & Play

Bring your whole family out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy development and help foster a love of books and...

Saturday, March 30, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Pearl Avenue Branch Library, Community Room

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Stories, Songs, And Stuff

Join Ms. Kathy for stories, songs, and more every Saturday morning at 10:30 AM. Followed by Stay & Play.

Saturday, March 30, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Storytime Area

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Music And Movement

Enjoy songs and movement activities that build motor and social skills, and increase independence as well as language ability in your child. These are...

Saturday, March 30, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Santa Teresa Branch Library, Community Room

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Family Storytime and Stay and Play

Bring your whole family out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy development and help foster a love of books and...

Saturday, March 30, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Berryessa Branch Library

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ESL Fun for Kids! / Clase de inglés para niños

Let's learn English together! Our experienced instructor Rick will introduce English vocabulary and grammar through interactive games, songs, and instruction....

Saturday, March 30, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
East San José Carnegie Branch Library, Community Room

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Music and Movement with Stay & Play / Música y movimiento con...

Move, dance and sing with your toddler/preschooler to a variety of music. Learn different ways to play with bean bags, scarves and rhythm sticks.  After...

Saturday, March 30, 2019 - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library, Children's Area

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Wee Explore Outdoors

Come visit the outdoor playspace and enjoy a variety of activities that provide learning opportunities for young children and their caregivers. The outdoor...

Saturday, March 30, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Educational Park Branch Library, Community Room Patio

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Reading To Children With Ashley

Bring your children to listen to stories in English or Spanish. Our volunteer, Ashley can also read a book chosen by the children. Free! No registration...

Saturday, March 30, 2019 - 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library, Children's Area

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Reading To Children With Manju

Manju, our trained volunteer, will be reading to children of all ages in the Children's Room. Come listen to some wonderful stories!

Saturday, March 30, 2019 - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Children's Room, 1st Floor

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Nana y Yo: Early Learning Readiness Program

We are offering a FREE two day program for 36 weeks. The “Nana Y Yo” Early Learning Readiness (ELR) is a relationship and play based program for informal...

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library

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Las Madres Stay and Play

Las Madres presents Stay and Play in the Community Room.  Parents and children are invited to come and get acquainted.  This event is aimed at ages 2...

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Rose Garden Branch Library, Community Room, First Floor

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Music And Movement

Enjoy songs and movement activities that build motor and social skills, and increase independence as well as language ability in your child. These are...

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Almaden Branch Library, Children's Picture Book Area

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Preschool Storytime and Stay & Play

Preschoolers engage with books and activities that encourage language and pre-reading skills. Hear stories, sing songs, and develop the skills needed to become...

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Santa Teresa Branch Library, Children's Area

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Baby and Toddler Storytime and Stay & Play

Babies and toddlers learn and grow with new experiences. Enhance their brainpower by engaging them with new sights, sounds, movement, and interaction with...

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Vineland Branch Library

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Baby Lapsit Storytime

Babies, 0 to 12 months, and their caregivers are invited to join us for 20 minutes of songs, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and stories. Parents and children...

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Children's Area

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Preschool Storytime And Stay & Play

Preschoolers engage with books and activities that encourage language and pre-reading skills.  Hear stories, sing songs, and develop the skills needed to...

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Cambrian Branch Library, Community Room

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Music and Movement

The library will have a storytime break from December 23 through January 6 for the winter holidays. Storytimes will resume the week of January 7. First...

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Calabazas Branch Library, Community Room

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Preschool Storytime and Stay & Play

Preschoolers engage with books and activities that encourage language and pre-reading skills. Hear stories, sing songs, and develop the skills needed to become...

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Community Room

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Baby and Toddler Storytime: Together with the Children's...

Storytime starts at 11:00 am in Children's Area. On the first Tuesday of every month, join our partners at the Children's Discovery Museum for a special...

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Children's Area