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Hand Embroidery Learning Circle

This 6-week series is for newcomers to hand embroidery. We will learn a variety of different stitches and work on practice projects in order to perfect those...

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Community Room

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Game Zone Fridays

Explore a world of gaming with the Virtual Reality (HTC VIVE), Nintendo Switch, and other exciting games! Invite your friends and hangout after school at the...

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library, Teens Room

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Teens Reach Meeting

This leadership and volunteer service group for teens ages 13-18 meets once every third Tuesdays of the month. Get involved, earn volunteer hours and be a...

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Alviso Branch Library, Teen Room

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Girls Who Code

PROGRAM IS FULL Are you interested in learning how to code? Girls Who Code is a national non-profit, which teaches girls in 6th-12th grade the basics of...

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Group Study Room B

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Drop-In Homework Tutoring

Does your child need help with their homework? Our trained volunteers are available in the children's area to help your child with their reading, writing and...

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Children's Area

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Free Afternoon Snacks

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

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Tully Community Branch Library

Valentine's Day Balancing Hearts for Teens

Join us to celebrate Valentine’s Day with a balancing heart toy that not only caters to the arts, science, engineer, and technology aspect of STEAM, but is...

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Alviso Branch Library

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Happy Birds

Happy Birds are people friendly parrots that love to show off.   Six birds will perform over 25 amazing tricks like ride a bike, play basketball, talk...

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Community Room

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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Storytime & Craft

Join us to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday and his most famous “I Have a Dream” speech! Children ages 5 and up are welcome to participate in...

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Pearl Avenue Branch Library

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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Storytime & Craft

Join us to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday and his most famous “I Have a Dream” speech! Children ages 5 and up are welcome to participate in...

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Children's Room

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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. "I Have a Dream" Craft

Join us to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday and his most famous “I Have a Dream” speech! Children ages 5 and up are welcome to participate in...

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Evergreen Branch Library

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Teens Reach Meeting

Every third Friday of the month. This leadership and volunteer service group for teens ages 13-18 meets monthly. Get involved, earn volunteer hours, and be a...

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 4:00 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library

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ESL Class Level 1 Low Beginning Reading-Writing

Students will read materials given by the teacher. Increase vocabulary and comprehension skills.

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library

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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, January 18, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Story Time Room

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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? One of...

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Internet Cafe, Computers 22 & 23

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Sand Art Succulents

Brighten up winter by making colorful sand art pots with fake succulents. For ages 5 and up.  

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Tully Community Branch Library

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Machine Learning Bootcamp For Ages 13-18

Want to teach a computer to generate Shakespeare? Want to code an intelligent chatbot? Want to create a cool project to submit to a science fair? Join our...

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Calabazas Branch Library, Group Study Room

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Teens Reach 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, January 18, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Santa Teresa Branch Library, Community Room

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Junior Astronomy Club

Have you ever wanted to learn about the amazing universe that you live in? Then come to Cambrian Branch Library’s Junior Astronomy Club! ...

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Cambrian Branch Library

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Nintendo Play

All you gamers, come and play our new Switch in the Teen Room. If you have some time late Friday or Saturday, drop by and play Super Smash Bro, Mario Kart, or...

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Almaden Branch Library, Teen Room

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Hour Of Code

For 1 Hour, on January 18, beginning coders, in the 2nd through 5th Grade, will receive an introduction to or further develop their skills in the Scratch...

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Berryessa Branch Library, Tech Center

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One-on-One Computer Help

Drop by the Village Square Branch Library for one-on-one assistance with basic computer issues. Our Village Square Tech Mentors are skilled volunteers who can...

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Village Square Branch Library, Lobby

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Art Meets Math: Flexagons and More!

Have fun with math and create works of art as you learn to make a hexaflexagon.  Hexaflexagon is a folded paper polygon that changes appearance as you...

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library

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Game Zone!: Board Game Fun

Kids, join us for fun board games each week! Bring your friends or come and make new ones.

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 4:30 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library

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Ukulele for Advanced Beginners

Are you familiar with the following ukulele chords:  C, C7, F, G and G7?  If the answer is yes, you are invited to attend this class series.  ...

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library, Community Room