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Homework Club

Need help with your homework? Teen volunteers are available to assist students with all their homework needs, including reading, reading comprehension,...

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
West Valley 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, October 16, 2018 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Community Room

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Chess for Beginners

Chess for  Beginners is starting a 10 week series on Monday, Oct. 16. Sign up for the series is FULL. If you are interested in the program, future series...

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Group Study Room B

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Math Olympiad Club

Prepare for the most prestigious math competition, or get better at mathematics! We use real competition math problems. Elementary school students grades 3-5...

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Community Room

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Reading to Children in Japanese

Please join us for a fun reading to children in Japanese aimed at preschool age kids. Our volunteer Hiromi, who is a part of the POPONTA organization,...

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Community Room

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ESL Conversation Club

English as a Second Language (ESL) Conversation Clubs create a welcoming and respectful environment for adult learners of English to practice their English...

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
West Valley Branch Library

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Public Speaking Workshop

Interested in improving your public speaking and argumentation skills? In Their Own Words is bringing a five-session Public Speaking Workshop to...

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 3:45 PM to 5:15 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Group Study Room B

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Coding 5K Challenge: Animation Using Scratch

PROGRAM IS FULL Children ages 8-12 are invited to this intermediate-level coding program using Scratch. Participants will create fun and complex animated...

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Tech Center

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Growing Cover Crops in the Home Garden

Prevent soil erosion, improve tilth, add valuable organic matter, increase air, water, and nutrient availability! Learn why you will want to to grow cover...

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Community Room

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Toddler Storytime & Stay and Play

Toddlers start building skills needed to learn and succeed in school in a fun way. Through music and movement activities and the fun of books, they discover...

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Community Room

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ESL Conversation Club

English as a Second Language (ESL) Conversation Clubs create a welcoming and respectful environment for adult learners of English to practice their English...

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
West Valley 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, October 19, 2018 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Children's Picture Book Area

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Girls Who Code

PROGRAM IS FULL PROGRAM IS ON HIATUS - WILL RESUME OCT. 12   Are you interested in learning how to code? Girls Who Code is a national non-profit, which...

Friday, October 19, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Group Study Room B

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ZUMBA Classes for Adults

Join our certified volunteer for free Zumba classes! Have fun and enjoy music performing calorie-burning dance movements

Friday, October 19, 2018 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Community Room

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Coding for Kids

Coding for Kids introduces children in grades 3-7 to the world of computer science and programming. In this workshop, participants learn to...

Saturday, October 20, 2018 - 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Group Study Room B

WonderBots!

Are you a girl in grades 5 through 8 who is curious about computing, technology or robotics? The WonderBots! program could be just the opportunity you...

Saturday, October 20, 2018 - 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Community Room

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CS4U: Computer Science for Kids

CS4U is a free, fun computer science workshop for children in grades 4 to 7. The program involves lectures, presentations, hands-on group activities, and...

Saturday, October 20, 2018 - 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Group Study Room B

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Let's Speak Chinese 我爱听故事

Let’s speak Chinese! Stories, Poems, Riddles,  Word Games. A lot of fun! This event will be in Chinese (Mandarin). 

Saturday, October 20, 2018 - 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Community Room

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Game Zone! Board Games for Kids

Children and families are invited to join us every Saturday from 4:00-5:50 to play fun board games. Bring your friends or come and make new ones!

Saturday, October 20, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Group Study Room B

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Homework Club

Need help with your homework? Teen volunteers are available to assist students with all their homework needs, including reading, reading comprehension,...

Monday, October 22, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
West Valley 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, October 23, 2018 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Community Room

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Chess for Beginners

Chess for  Beginners is starting a 10 week series on Monday, Oct. 16. Sign up for the series is FULL. If you are interested in the program, future series...

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Group Study Room B

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Math Olympiad Club

Prepare for the most prestigious math competition, or get better at mathematics! We use real competition math problems. Elementary school students grades 3-5...

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Community Room

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Reading to Children in Japanese

Please join us for a fun reading to children in Japanese aimed at preschool age kids. Our volunteer Hiromi, who is a part of the POPONTA organization,...

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Community Room

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ESL Conversation Club

English as a Second Language (ESL) Conversation Clubs create a welcoming and respectful environment for adult learners of English to practice their English...

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
West Valley Branch Library