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Advance-High Intermediate Listening Class

Listening and writing exercises to improve understanding and comprehension of authentic American speech.

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library, FLC Classroom

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Introduction To Python Programming Learning Circle

Are you interested in taking a free and open online course, but don’t want to study alone? Why not join our Learning Circle, and study face-to-face with your...

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Evergreen Branch Library, Group Study Room A

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ICAN Bilingual Storytime

3rd Tuesday of the Month Join us for bilingual storytime (English and Vietnamese) presented by ICAN. Parents and children will enjoy stories, songs...

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Tully Community 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...

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Tully Community Branch Library, Children's area

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ESL Writing Class / Clase de Escritura para adultos estudiando inglés

No class on February 12th.  Improve your English writing skills as we learn and practice grammar, sentence structure, vocabulary, and more!  FREE....

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
East San José Carnegie Branch Library, Family Learning Center Classroom

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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...

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Children's Room, 1st Floor

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Family Roots: Unlock Your History!

In this Silicon Valley Reads activity, adults/teens will learn about family connections and basic family research in this introduction to unlocking family...

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Evergreen Branch Library, Community Room

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Reading to Children with Ms. Camie

Join us on Tuesday mornings at 11:30 in the Children's Area/ Family Place for stories with our volunteer Ms. Camie. Choose some stories to listen to...

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 11:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Evergreen Branch Library, Children's Area

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Advance-High Intermediate ESL Reading Class

Work with a group to understand academic reading with comprehension.  Expand your vocabulary. Discuss material using critical and analytical skills.

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library, 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...

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Village Square Branch Library, Children's Area

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Reading To Children With Venus

Bring your kids to our library to enjoy one-on-one interaction with our reader, Venus. Our Reading to Children program is a wonderful way to help kids...

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Children's Room, 1st Floor

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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...

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 12:15 PM to 1:30 PM
Rose Garden Branch Library, Group Study Room

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ESL Class (Beginning and Intermediate Levels)

No class on Tuesday, 2/19 or Thursday, 2/21 Students will develop English language skills in reading, writing, listening, speaking, grammar, pronunciation and...

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
East San José Carnegie Branch Library, Community Room

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Senior Health Information from Sourcewise

Learn about resources available to senior citizens at the Sourcewise information table. Sourcewise is a nonprofit organization providing services such as...

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library

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Free Afternoon Snacks

Join us at the Joyce Ellington Library for delicious and nutritious snacks! This program is geared towards kids and teens ages 2-17. Free. No registration...

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library

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Kids Only Book Club

Join us for an hour of reading, listening and discovering new ways to interact with books! We will read (or listen to) an exciting story or an entire book and...

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Children's Area

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Line Dancing

Join our wonderful volunteer instructor Audrey Chen for free Line Dancing classes! Have fun and enjoy music performing calorie-burning dance movements! Free...

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Calabazas Branch Library, Community Room

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Resume, Networking, And Interview Skills

In this program we will be meeting to work together through an online course on Resume, Networking, and Interview Skills in a supportive, peer-oriented group,...

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
Bascom Branch Library, Family Learning Center (FLC) Room

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Homework Club

Does your child need help with their homework? Our trained volunteer is available in the Study Room  to help your child with their reading,...

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library

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Willow Glen Library Knitters

Do you enjoy working with yarn, knitting or crochet?  Want to see what others are working on, refine your skills, or talk about all things yarn, knitting...

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Willow Glen Branch Library, Community Room

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Homework Center At Alviso Branch Library

Free  homework tutoring is offered in English and Spanish for grades K-12.  Parent must register the child at first session. Registration forms are...

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 2:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Alviso Branch Library, Community Room

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LEGO® Builders

Put your creativity and imagination to work while you build using LEGO® bricks. DUPLO® bricks are available for younger kids to manipulate safely....

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 2:30 PM to 3:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Children's Area

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Homework Club

Volunteers will be available to help children in Grades K-8 with their homework Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. Free. No registration required.

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Children's Exploration Room, Mezzanine

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Free Afternoon Snacks

Join us at Educational Park Branch Library for delicious and nutritious snacks! This program is geared towards kids and teens ages 2-17. Free. No...

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Educational Park Branch Library, Community Room

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Reading Buddies

Is your child struggling with reading? Are you feeling frustrated?  Try a reading buddy for your child. Trained volunteers listen to children in...

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Children's Area