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One-On-One Computer Help

Do you want to learn how to set up an email account, surf the web or do something else on the computer? Our Tech Mentors can help you at the internet...

Monday, February 25, 2019 - 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Internet Cafe, Computers 22 & 23

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Read Away Your Fines

Every Monday, library cardholders between the ages of 7-17 can read their fines away at a rate of $5 per 15 minutes. (Cardholders under the age of 7 may...

Monday, February 25, 2019 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library

Python Coding On A Screen

Python For Kids (4th-6th grades)

Coding has become a very important skill in the modern world, and Python is one of the easiest programming languages to learn. During this 6-week long series...

Monday, February 25, 2019 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Pearl Avenue Branch Library, Tech Center

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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, February 25, 2019 - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Cambrian Branch Library, Community Room

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One-on-One Computer Help

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, February 25, 2019 - 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Tully Community Branch Library, Tech center

The Math spelled out and plus, minus, multiplication, and division symbols

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, February 25, 2019 - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Village Square Branch Library, Community Room

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Reading Buddies

Is your child struggling with reading? Try a reading buddy for your child. Trained volunteers listen to children in K-3rd grade who...

Monday, February 25, 2019 - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Children's Area

Flowers and Grass

Open Space Authority: Wildflowers And Wildlife

The preserves are full of baby animals, blooming flowers and beautiful endangered butterflies. We will show you where you can see these wildflower displays...

Monday, February 25, 2019 - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
East San José Carnegie Branch Library, Community Room

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Yoga Club

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

Monday, February 25, 2019 - 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Vineland Branch Library

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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.   Lawyers will be on...

Monday, February 25, 2019 - 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, February 25, 2019 - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Hillview Branch Library, Community Room

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Silicon Valley Reads Author Visit: Bill Griffeth

In 2012, veteran CNBC-TV anchor and longtime genealogy buff Bill Griffeth took a DNA test, just for fun, and got the shock of his life. The results suggested...

Monday, February 25, 2019 - 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Community Room

Books covered in brown paper on a bookshelf with a sign on the bookshelf saying Blind Date with a Book.

Blind Date With A Book Display

“In a reading rut? In the mood for something new? Come to the library for a Blind Date with a Book! Choose from among our wrapped books and we’ll give you a...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 (All day)
Edenvale Branch Library, Marketplace Area

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Citizenship for Seniors Taught in Vietnamese

Students: Senior, Vietnamese ESL speakers Study: U.S. History & Civics Practice: Questions commonly asked on the application and citizenship...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, 3rd Floor, Room 390

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

U.S. Citizenship Class in Spanish

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 11:15 AM
East San José Carnegie Branch Library, Family Learning Center Classroom

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Friends Of the Vineland Library's Lobby Sale

Come in to buy hand picked books and support your library programs!

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Vineland Branch Library, Lobby

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Meditation And Gentle Yoga

Class presented by Yoga Alliance, USA, certified experienced teacher. Sage Patanjali, codifier of Yoga Sutras defines yoga, as “Yogah Samadhih” meaning...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
East San José Carnegie 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...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library

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Advance-High Intermediate ESL Class Writing

Learn how to write a good paragraph.

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Seven Trees Branch Library, FLC Classroom

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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, February 26, 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, February 26, 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, February 26, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Vineland Branch Library

INSIDERS: Geometric Art

Join us for a relaxing time at the library where you make your own geometric art piece! Come in for some fun networking, crafting, learn from speakers in the...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Educational Park Branch Library

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Beginning ESL For Mandarin Speakers

The Beginning ESL for Mandarin Speakers program creates a welcoming and respectful environment for adult learners of English to practice their English...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Almaden Branch Library

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INSIDERS: Pedestrian and bicycle traffic safety

Have fun and learn about pedestrian and bicycle traffic safety with Officer Cordell Bailey, a Traffic Safety Education Officer from San Jose's Department of...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Bascom Branch Library