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Free Afternoon Snacks

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

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library

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Homework Club for Grades K-8

Homework Club provides after school support for children in grades K–8. Dedicated coaches are ready to answer questions and help with all homework...

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
East San José Carnegie Branch Library, FLC Classroom

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Read Away Your Fines

Anyone 17 years of age or younger can read away their late fines in our Group Study Room. Every 15 minutes of reading will waive $5 off the child’s...

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Group Study Room B

Four kids enjoying food

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...

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Tully Community Branch Library

Homework Club

Need help with your homework? Our team of local teen volunteers will be available to help children in K-8 grades with their homework. No registration required...

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Tully Community Branch Library

Reading Buddies

Kids in grades K-3 practice their reading skills with teen volunteers. Trained teen volunteers listen to children in Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, or 3rd grade who...

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Tully Community Branch Library

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Homework Club

Need help with your homework? A trained volunteer will be available to help children in K-8 grades with their homework. No registration required....

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Hillview Branch Library

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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...

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Tully Community Branch Library, Family Learning Center Classroom

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Girls Who Code Club

We’re sorry. This event is currently full. No waiting list. Are you interested in learning how to code? Girls Who Code is a national non-profit, which teaches...

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Calabazas Branch Library, Group Study Room

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Volunteer Away Your Fines as a Branch Buddy

Every now and then, libraries need a little extra love from the communities they serve. You can volunteer away your library fines at a rate of $20 per hour...

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Hillview Branch Library

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Minecraft Club

Have you ever wanted to be in a Minecraft Club? Then this club is perfect for you! Meet with Ky to play Minecraft and discuss Minecraft strategies. And, best...

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 5:30 PM to 6:45 PM
Cambrian Branch Library, Community Room- 1st floor

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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...

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Children's Area

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One-On-One Computer Help

Our Willow Glen Tech Mentor volunteers can help you with basic computer issues like: learn the basics of Microsoft Word and Excel; set...

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Willow Glen Branch Library, Internet Cafe

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One-On-One Computer Help

Our Willow Glen Tech Mentor volunteers can help you with basic computer issues like: learn the basics of Microsoft Word and Excel; set...

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Willow Glen Branch Library

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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...

Friday, March 29, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Bascom 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...

Friday, March 29, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library

Grey, Beige, and White balls of yarn on a wooden chair.

Knitting for ALL Levels

You have plenty of time to prepare for the season of gift giving to come. Bring your yarn of wool, acrylic or any other fiber, and your knitting...

Friday, March 29, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, 3rd Floor Room 392

Skeins of yarn in turquoise blue, light blue, pink, white and yellow, with the largest skein ( in hot pink) having two knitting needles going through and at a right diagonal with pointed ends outward.

KNITTING FOR ALL LEVELS

Bring your wools, your acrylics and your knitting needles*. Learn to make hats, scarves, socks, blankets, maybe even a sweater. You can do it!!!!!! *...

Friday, March 29, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, 3rd Floor, Room 392

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Yoga Friday

Please join us for a free Yoga class that is suitable for beginners.  Dress comfortably.  We have yoga mats to loan you!

Friday, March 29, 2019 - 12:15 PM to 1:15 PM
Alviso Branch Library, Community Room

Conversation Club

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...

Friday, March 29, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Bascom Branch Library, Group Study Room 2

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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...

Friday, March 29, 2019 - 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
Calabazas Branch Library, Community Room

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Armchair Travel for Seniors

Travel to faraway places via technology without leaving the comfort of the library.  Give yourself a sensory experience and opportunity to learn about...

Friday, March 29, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Bascom Branch Library, FLC Room

Chessboard, dice, and other fun board games

Game Zone Fridays!

Join us every Friday after school to unwind, make new friends and play some fun games at the library. We’ve got board games, video games, arcade...

Friday, March 29, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Hillview Branch Library, Community Room

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eBook Help

Get hands-on help with borrowing and downloading FREE library eBooks and eAudiobooks to your Kindle, Nook, iPad or other eReading device. You are welcome...

Friday, March 29, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Vineland Branch Library

Four kids enjoying food

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...

Friday, March 29, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Educational Park Branch Library, Community Room