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Teens Reach @ Alum Rock Library

Want to make Alum Rock Library a better place? Interested in running free programs for the public? Want a chance to lead and engage? Need volunteer hours?...

Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 3:45 PM to 5:30 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Community Room

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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, September 12, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
West Valley 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. Best of all...

Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 5:30 PM to 6:45 PM
Cambrian Branch Library, Community 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, September 12, 2019 - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Hillview Branch Library, Info Desk

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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, September 13, 2019 - 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, 3rd floor - Room 390

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Calabazas INSIDERS!

Join us for our monthly (2nd Friday) Insiders Program for a fun and educational activity. There will be something for everyone who attends this free...

Friday, September 13, 2019 - 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Calabazas Branch Library, Community Room

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Resume & Job Search Assistance | Ayuda con curriculum y busqueda...

Free. By appointment only! Please call (408) 294-1237 to register. Looking to improve your resume, or do you need help writing one? We can help! Get one on...

Friday, September 13, 2019 - 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library, Family Learning Center Classroom

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, September 13, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Hillview Branch Library, Community Room

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teensReach 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, September 13, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library, Teen Center

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LEGO® Fun

You supply the creativity. We supply the LEGO®s (5+ years old) and Duplos (up to 4 years old). Join us for a fun time playing with our huge supply of LEGO®s...

Friday, September 13, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Almaden Branch Library, Program room

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Dungeons & Dragons in the Library

NOTE: PROGRAM IS FULL Do you love social gaming, acting and theater? If so, join us for a new tabletop role-playing game! You and other participants will...

Friday, September 13, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Rose Garden Branch Library, Group Study Room, Second Floor

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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, September 13, 2019 - 4:30 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library

Various examples of games; indoor basketball, Janga, Hungry Hungry Hippos and old style video game

Gaming Hour with Village Square Library Friends and Staff

You are invited to Village Square Library to come and play a variety of games, including Arcade Basketball, Table Tennis, Video Games, Hungry Hungry Hippos,...

Friday, September 13, 2019 - 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Village Square Branch Library, Community Room

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Bollywood Workout Class

Put on your workout clothes and stop by the Alum Rock Public Library this Friday at 5 p.m. to participate in a FREE Bollywood Workout class.   Led by...

Friday, September 13, 2019 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Community Room

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Khmer Language Class

This program  is designed to help keep the Cambodian Language and Culture alive in San Jose. All ages are welcome.

Saturday, September 14, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Hillview Branch Library, FLC Classroom and 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, September 14, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Santa Teresa Branch Library, Group Study Room A

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Adult Children of Alcoholics

Adult Children of Alcoholics only has one requirement: a desire to recover from the affects of growing up in an alcoholic or otherwise dysfunctional...

Saturday, September 14, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Bascom Branch Library, Community Room

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One-On-One Computer Help

Would you like to learn how to use computers? Our volunteer will teach you basic computer skills. Please contact Seven Trees Library to make an appointment.

Saturday, September 14, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library, Entrance

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Free Guitar Practice

Come join Mr. Isidro R. Jimenez at this drop in program and learn how to play guitar or practice with others. All ages welcome. * Must bring your own guitar.

Saturday, September 14, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Hillview Branch Library, Community Room

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Family Storytime and Stay & Play

Bring your whole family out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy development and help foster a love of books and...

Saturday, September 14, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Pearl Avenue Branch Library, Community Room

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Stories, Songs, And Stuff

Join Ms. Kathy for stories, songs, and more every Saturday morning at 10:30 AM. Followed by Stay & Play.

Saturday, September 14, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Storytime Area

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ESL Conversation Club / ESL Club de Conversación

English as a Second Language (ESL) Conversation Clubs create a welcoming and respectful environment for adult learners of English to practice their English...

Saturday, September 14, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Hillview Branch Library, Study Room B

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Resume and Job Search Help

If you're looking to improve your Resume, or if you need help improving your Job Search skills we can help! Our volunteer will coach you on how to write a...

Saturday, September 14, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Hillview Branch Library, FLC Area

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Family Storytime and Stay and Play

Bring your whole family out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy development and help foster a love of books and...

Saturday, September 14, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Berryessa Branch Library

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Movement & Mindfulness

Join an experienced yoga instructor in a relaxing, beginner-level weekly practice focusing on stretching and mindfulness. All ages and experience levels are...

Saturday, September 14, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Community Room