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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, December 7, 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, December 7, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Pearl Avenue Branch Library, Community Room

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Citizenship Class

Attention:  Please call Hillview Branch Library to register for program: (408)808-3033 Learn English phrases, Civics, U.S History and Government while...

Saturday, December 7, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Hillview Branch Library, FLC Classroom

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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, December 7, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library

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FLC Computer Help At Seven Trees Branch

Program is to help ESL Students to learn English on a computer.

Saturday, December 7, 2019 - 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library, FLC Computer Area

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Reading To Dogs

Children are invited to practice reading to gentle, trained assistance dogs just longing for kids to read to them. Share your favorite story and make a new...

Saturday, December 7, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Hillview Branch Library, Children's area

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Teens Reach Meeting

Join a monthly meeting for teens interested in Hillview Library and community volunteer activities on the 1st Saturday of each month. Bring your...

Saturday, December 7, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Hillview Branch Library, Community Room

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Chinese Culture And Arts Classes

NOTE: Chinese Culture Class is cancelled on January 26th, February 23rd, and March 23rd. On February 16th, Chinese Culture and Arts Class will begin at 1:...

Saturday, December 7, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Santa Teresa 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, December 7, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Children's Room

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Reading To Children With Manju

Manju, our trained volunteer, will be reading to children of all ages in the Children's Room. Come listen to some wonderful stories!

Saturday, December 7, 2019 - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Children's Room, 1st Floor

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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, December 7, 2019 - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, 3rd floor - Room 390

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LEGO® Fun

You supply the creativity. We supply the LEGO® blocks of all sizes. Come have some fun and let your imagination run wild! This program is not affiliated,...

Saturday, December 7, 2019 - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Pearl Avenue Branch Library, Community Room

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Reading Buddies

Trained teen volunteers listen to children in Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, or 3rd grade who want to practice their reading skills. Teens will ask...

Saturday, December 7, 2019 - 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Educational Park Branch Library, Children's Area

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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 7, 2019 - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Pearl Avenue Branch Library, Internet Cafe

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Chess Club

Learn how to play chess.

Saturday, December 7, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library

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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 7, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 5:45 PM
Pearl Avenue Branch Library

Chess Board Set Up With Pieces For Game

Chess Club

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

Saturday, December 7, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Hillview Branch Library, Children's Area

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Breathing & Meditation

We are immersed in numerous activities, like care of family, working with tough deadlines, etc. which may lead to some negative emotions, low energy, lack of...

Saturday, December 7, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Village Square Branch Library, Group Study Room 2

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Reading Buddies

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

Saturday, December 7, 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 9, 2019 - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Children's Room, 1st Floor

LEGO® bricks

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 9, 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 9, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Educational Park 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 9, 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 9, 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 9, 2019 - 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Internet Cafe, Computers 22 & 23