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CS4U Computer Science Program

The CLASS IS FULL. CS4U is a free, fun computer science program for elementary students. The program features lectures, presentations, hands-on group...

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library, Quiet Study Room

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CodeIt! C++

THE CLASS IS FULL Students will learn the basics of programming in C++ and will learn about several uses for it. Please call Seven Trees Library, 1-408-808-...

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:15 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library

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Makers Market @ San Pedro Square

The Maker[Space]Ship and San Pedro Square have teamed up to bring you a highly curated, outdoor market in Downtown San Jose. Enjoy the beautiful setting,...

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
San Pedro Square
87 N San Pedro Square, San Jose, CA 95119

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Our Book Club

Join us for the monthly meeting of Our Book Club. Everyone is invited to attend Santa Teresa Library’s monthly Book Club which takes place the third Saturday...

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Santa Teresa Branch Library, Study Room A

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Music and Movement with Stay & Play / Música y movimiento con...

Move, dance and sing with your toddler/preschooler to a variety of music. Learn different ways to play with bean bags, scarves and rhythm sticks.  After...

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library, Children's Area

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Alviso Book Club

The Alviso Book Club meets every third Saturday of the month to discuss great books, both fiction and non-fiction. Members will take turns selecting a title...

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Alviso Branch Library, Community Room

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Magical Moonshine Theatre: Little Elephant Has A Ball

Little Elephant finds a ball, but when she goes to play with Monkey and Zebra, she discovers that they are much better players than she is and would rather...

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Educational Park Branch Library

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Reading Buddies

Children enjoy one-on-one interaction with teens, who create a positive reading experience for beginning readers. Our trained teen Reading Buddy volunteers...

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Evergreen Branch Library, Children's Area

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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...

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Pearl Avenue Branch Library, Community Room

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Citizenship Class

Learn English phrases, Civics, U.S History and Government while practicing for your citizenship interview. If your citizenship interview is coming up, this is...

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Hillview Branch Library, FLC Classroom

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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...

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Village Square Branch Library, Lobby

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Citizenship Class

San Jose Public Library Citizenship Corner.  Your path to becoming a US citizen begins at your local San Jose Library.

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library

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STEAM Saturdays

Join us for some fun and educational STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) activities designed for children ages 6-10 and their caregivers to...

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Bascom Branch Library

Tech Mentor

Tech Mentor - One on One Computer Help

Our Tech Mentor volunteers can help you with basic computer issues like: Learn the basics of Microsoft Word and Excel; Set up an email account; Use social...

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
East San José Carnegie Branch Library, Family Learning Center

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Beginning Sewing

Interested in sewing? Come and learn to make easy Halloween costume. Our experienced seamstress, Shirley will assist you. First come first serve. Limited...

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM
Village Square Branch Library, Community Room

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Conversation Café - Japanese

Learn simple words & phrases in these FREE six-week class series. July/August offerings:  Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian...

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, 3rd Floor, Room 390

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Reading To Children With Ashley

Bring your children to listen to stories in English or Spanish. Our volunteer, Ashley can also read a book chosen by the children. Free! No registration...

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library, Children's Area

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Introduction to Art, Painting, and Creativity

This class is full and is no longer accepting registration or accepting new sign-ups. Have you ever wanted to learn more about art? Want to start painting...

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Tully Community Branch Library

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Read, Write, Discover

Is your child struggling with reading or writing? RWD targets students who are struggling or whose family face language barriers in their communities. High...

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library

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Tech Tutor

Get individualized help and instruction on basic computer and eBook use. Please register at the Information Desk, or by calling (408) 808-3080.

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Cambrian Branch Library, Internet Cafe

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One-On-One Computer Help

Drop-in to learn general computer knowledge and how to use internet, email, Microsoft Word, and online job applications. An English/Mandarin speaking...

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Educational Park Branch Library, Tech Connect

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Family Movie Matinee!

Greet old friends and make new ones as you join us for a screening of a fun, family-friendly movie. It's a perfect way to spend an afternoon at your...

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Community Room

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Family Storytime

Family Storytime is designed to accommodate a mix of ages and invites the entire family to participate in early literacy activities such as stories, songs,...

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Children's Room

People engaged in STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) activities

STEAM Saturdays

Join us for some fun and educational STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) activities designed for children ages 6-10 and their caregivers to...

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Bascom Branch Library

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The Asahi Nine: Japanese American Baseball In San José

By the 1920s, Japanese baseball leagues stretched across the west coast from Seattle to Los Angeles. More than just a game, baseball provided a bridge between...

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, 5th Floor Special Collections Area - California Room