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LEGO® bricks

LEGO® Fun

You supply the creativity. We supply the LEGO® bricks. Come have some fun and let your imagination run wild! This program is not affiliated, sponsored, or...

Monday, September 24, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Children's Room, 1st Floor

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LEGO® Fun

We supply LEGO® of all sizes, you bring your imagination! The program conducted by the San José Public Library is not affiliated, sponsored, or endorsed...

Monday, September 24, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Vineland Branch Library

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Math Tutoring (K - 9th grades)

Tutoring for students in K-9th grades. Teen volunteers will provide homework help and assistance to problems you do not know.

Monday, September 24, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Almaden Branch Library, Program Room

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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, September 24, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Community Room

Moon Festival drum craft

Moon Festival Story and Craft

Join us for a Moon Festival story and craft. Learn about Moon Festival traditions and make your very own hand drums to take home in honor of the festival! For...

Monday, September 24, 2018 - 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
East San José Carnegie Branch Library

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Beginning Mandarin Language & Culture Class

A beginning level class offered in Simplified Mandarin Chinese. The classes are intended for children 5-12 years old. Students...

Monday, September 24, 2018 - 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Santa Teresa Branch Library, Community Room

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Weekly Problem-Solving Math Class

Registration is FULL. Drop-ins may be allowed if there is space. The goal of this weekly class series is to instill a love of learning math into children from...

Monday, September 24, 2018 - 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Calabazas Branch Library, Group Study Room

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Crafternoons

Every Monday at Joyce Ellington get creative at our Crafternoons program! Supplies will be provided. For kids and teens. Free. No registration required.

Monday, September 24, 2018 - 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Community Room

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STEM Activity for Kids

This monthly STEM Activity for Kids is presented by Lynbrook High School’s Women in STEM Club. Activities are designed for elementary-to-middle-school children...

Monday, September 24, 2018 - 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Calabazas Branch Library, Community Room

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Chatting with Friends (ESL Conversation Class)

In an hour-long session, you will get to practice everyday conversational English in a friendly, relaxed and inclusive setting.  Facilitated topics...

Monday, September 24, 2018 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Bascom Branch Library, Family Learning Center (FLC) Room

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Reading to Children

Our trained volunteer reads to children in the Children’s Area! Children enjoy one-on-one interaction with the reader, and they can choose the stories they...

Monday, September 24, 2018 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Village Square Branch Library, Children's Area

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One-on-One Computer Help

Do you have questions about using a computer?  Do you want to learn how to set up an email account, surf the web or do something else on the computer?...

Monday, September 24, 2018 - 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Internet Cafe

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LEGO® Fun / Diversión con LEGO®

Come join our LEGO® Fun program where your child will have the opportunity to expand their creativity, and develop critical skills through the power of play...

Monday, September 24, 2018 - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library, Children's Area

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Pokemon Fun Club

Our club aims to educate its members on how to play the game of Pokemon, which cards/methods of buying cards are a waste of money, how to trade cards...

Monday, September 24, 2018 - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Cambrian Branch Library, Community Room

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Basic Computer Class

Learn how to use a computer and navigate the internet. Receive instruction in a variety of computer applications including Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and...

Monday, September 24, 2018 - 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Tully Community Branch Library, Tech center

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Basic Computer Class

Learn how to use a computer and navigate the internet. Receive instruction in a variety of computer applications including Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and...

Monday, September 24, 2018 - 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Tully Community Branch Library, Tech center

Math

FunMath4Kids

Kids in grade 1st - 8th will have fun while learning new math skills and become more confident math students. No registration required. Walk-ins are welcome.

Monday, September 24, 2018 - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Village Square Branch Library, Community Room

Text Spelling Out Science with a hand and sharpie

Science Fair & Scientific Research Process

This workshop is for middle schoolers unfamiliar to the science research process or those who are just looking to improve their process. We will cover what...

Monday, September 24, 2018 - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Community Room

Yoga sunset

Yoga Club

Please join us for a free Yoga class that is suitable for beginners. Dress comfortably.

Monday, September 24, 2018 - 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Vineland Branch Library

Table bronze statue of blindfolded woman holding the scales of justice with law books in the background.

Lawyers In the Library

Lawyers in the Library is held on the 3rd Floor in Room 392 at the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library. The program starts at 6:00 PM...

Monday, September 24, 2018 - 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Room 392, 3rd floor

Aztec Dance Group Of People

Aztec Dance Class

Movimiento Cultural Anáhuac invites the public to join their Aztec Dance group at no charge. Learn the art and culture of Aztec Dancing. This program is open...

Monday, September 24, 2018 - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Hillview Branch Library, Community Room

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Citizenship Classes For Seniors Taught in Vietnamese

A citizenship class for senior, ESL Vietnamese speakers who want to learn U.S. history & civics, in preparation for the U.S. citizenship...

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, 3rd Floor, Room 390

new citizens taking oath of allegiance

Clase de Ciudadanía de EE.UU. / U.S. CItizenship Class in Spanish

U.S. Citizenship Class in Spanish

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
East San José Carnegie Branch Library, Community Room

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ESL Class Level 5 Advance Reading, Reading Concepts 5

Students will read special selection of classic American authors and will participate in these activates: · Find the topic/ theme · ...

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library, FLC Room

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Meditation and Gentle Yoga

Sage Patanjali, codifier of Yoga Sutras defines yoga, as “Yogah Samadhih” meaning Yoga is Samadhi. He describes Yoga as a “state”, and the techniques to...

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
East San José Carnegie Branch Library, Community Room