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Tech Mentor

Tech mentoring and Computer 1-on-1 assistance.  A Volunteer Tech Mentor/computer coach will be available to help customers increase their computer skills...

Saturday, December 14, 2019 - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Pearl Avenue Branch Library, Internet Cafe

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One On One Computer Help

Tech mentoring and Computer 1-on-1 assistance.  A volunteer Tech Mentor or Computer Coach will be available to help customers increase their computer...

Saturday, December 14, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 5:45 PM
Pearl Avenue Branch Library

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Let's Speak Chinese 我爱听故事

Let’s speak Chinese! Stories, Poems, Riddles, Word Games. A lot of fun! This event will be in Chinese (Mandarin). 

Saturday, December 14, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Community Room

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Nintendo Play

Love to play video games?  Try our new Nintendo switch with the latest games in our Teen Room. 

Saturday, December 14, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Almaden Branch Library, Teen Room

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Knitting Club

Would you like to learn to Knit?  We have a group of experienced knitters ready to share their skill and knowledge.  Or maybe you are a skilled...

Saturday, December 14, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:45 PM
Almaden Branch Library, Program Room

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Chess Club

Join our Chess Club! Play and learn chess basics and tactics. Boards and pieces are provided.

Saturday, December 14, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Hillview Branch Library, Children's Area

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Reading Buddies

Our teen volunteers read to children in preschool thru 3rd grades in our Children's Area. 

Saturday, December 14, 2019 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Village Square Branch Library, Children's Area

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Reading To Children With Kathy

Join Ms. Kathy for a group Reading to Children program with stories, songs and more!

Monday, December 16, 2019 - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Children's Room, 1st Floor

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Santa Teresa Veteran's Writing Group

Santa Teresa Veteran's Writing Group is a new program designed to encourage all veterans to explore the creative writing process with weekly exercises....

Monday, December 16, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Santa Teresa Branch Library, Group Study Room A

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Edenvale Homework Club for Kids (K-8th)

Homework help for all students in grades K-8. Local teen and adult volunteers assist students with all their homework needs, including reading, reading...

Monday, December 16, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Community Room

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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

Monday, December 16, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Cambrian Branch Library, 2nd floor, Internet cafe

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LEGO® Fun

You supply the creativity. We supply the LEGO® bricks. Come have some fun and let your imagination run wild! This program is not affiliated, sponsored, or...

Monday, December 16, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Children's Room, 1st Floor

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Homework Club

Need help with your homework? Local teen and adult volunteers are available to assist students with all their homework needs, including reading, reading...

Monday, December 16, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Educational Park Branch Library, Community Room

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LEGO® Fun Club

Children are invited to build using our LEGO® materials.*  We also have large DUPLO® blocks  for  younger kids. This program is held...

Monday, December 16, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Cambrian Branch Library, Community Room

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Beginning Mandarin Language & Culture Class

A beginning level class offered in Simplified Mandarin Chinese. The classes are intended for children 5-12 years old. Students will also learn aspects of...

Monday, December 16, 2019 - 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Santa Teresa Branch Library, Community 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...

Monday, December 16, 2019 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Village Square Branch Library

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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, December 16, 2019 - 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Internet Cafe, Computers 22 & 23

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Pokemon Club

Join us to have fun playing Pokemon, trading cards and learning strategies for improving you game!

Monday, December 16, 2019 - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Cambrian Branch Library

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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, December 17, 2019 - 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, 3rd Floor, Room 390

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Las Madres Stay And Play

Las Madres presents Stay and Play in the Community Room.  Parents and children are invited to come and get acquainted.  This event is aimed at ages 2...

Tuesday, December 17, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Rose Garden Branch Library, Community Room, First Floor

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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, December 17, 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, December 17, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Vineland Branch Library

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Baby Lapsit Storytime

Babies, 0 to 12 months, and their caregivers are invited to join us for 20 minutes of songs, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and stories. Parents and children...

Tuesday, December 17, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Children's Area

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Preschool Storytime And Stay And Play

Preschoolers engage with books and activities that encourage language and pre-reading skills.  Hear stories, sing songs, and develop the skills needed to...

Tuesday, December 17, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Pearl Avenue Branch Library, Community Room

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Children's Discovery Museum Storytime

Join us for a special storytime with Ms. Vera Escobedo from the Children's Discovery Museum. This storytime will allow children to explore new sounds, and...

Tuesday, December 17, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Children's Room