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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, December 19, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Vineland Branch Library, Community Room

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Line Dancing

Join our wonderful volunteer instructor Audrey Chen for free Line Dancing classes! Have fun and enjoy music performing calorie-burning dance movements! Free...

Thursday, December 19, 2019 - 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Calabazas Branch Library, Community Room

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Matinee Movie Thursdays

Join us each Thursday after school for popcorn and a movie in the Community Room!

Thursday, December 19, 2019 - 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Hillview Branch Library, Community Room

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U.S. Citizenship Reading And Writing

This class focuses on preparing adult learners for the Reading and Writing component of the U.S. Naturalization Test.  Let's practice together and pass...

Thursday, December 19, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Family Learning Center (FLC) Room

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Individual Computer Help

Schedule an hour one-on-one session for computer tutorials.  This program is held every Thursday and is intended for adults. ...

Thursday, December 19, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Bascom Branch Library, FLC Computers

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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, December 19, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library

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Pajama Storytime

Put on your PJs, grab your teddy bear and join us for an evening filled with bedtime stories and songs. Whole families are invited to this fun event.

Thursday, December 19, 2019 - 6:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library

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Bilingual Family Storytime! / Hora de cuentos bilingüe en familia

Join us for a bilingual (English/Spanish)storytime to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy development and help...

Thursday, December 19, 2019 - 6:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Joyce Ellington 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...

Friday, December 20, 2019 - 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, 3rd floor - Room 390

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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, December 20, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Bascom Branch Library, Group Study Room 2

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Berryessa Library Book Club

Please join us on the 3rd Friday of every month, for a fun and engaging literary discussion. New members are welcome! April Book: A Man...

Friday, December 20, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
Berryessa Branch Library, Group Study Room C

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ESL Writing Class

This course is designed for English language learners of mixed levels. Students will develop and expand their skills in writing sentences and paragraphs...

Friday, December 20, 2019 - 2:15 PM to 3:15 PM
Bascom Branch Library

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Friends Of The Village Square Library Book Sale

Come browse the Friends of the Village Square Branch Library’s Book Sale. Great bargains can be found on gently used books and media. All proceeds support...

Friday, December 20, 2019 - 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Village Square Branch Library, Lobby

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, December 20, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Hillview Branch Library, Community Room

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Virtual Reality: Open House

Experience the digital world like never before in our Virtual Reality Open House. Learn how to use our virtual reality equipment, try a virtual reality...

Friday, December 20, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ, Mezzanine

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Teen Game Zone Fridays

Explore a world of gaming with the Virtual Reality (HTC VIVE), Nintendo Switch, and other exciting games! Invite your friends and hangout after school at the...

Friday, December 20, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library, Teens Room

Tech Mentors Helping Children On Computer

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...

Friday, December 20, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Pearl Avenue Branch Library, Internet Cafe

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Teens Reach 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, December 20, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Santa Teresa Branch Library, Community 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, December 20, 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, December 20, 2019 - 4:30 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library

Mommy and Me Bollywood Workout

Family Bollywood Workout

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, December 20, 2019 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Community Room

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Basic Computer Help

Do you have questions about using a computer? Do you want to learn how to set up an email account, surf the web or do something else on a computer? Drop-in for...

Saturday, December 21, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Tech Center

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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, December 21, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Hillview Branch Library, FLC Classroom and Area

Reading to Furry Friends

Reading To Furry Friends

The third Saturday every month at Village Square children who want to improve their reading skills and get extra reading time can pair with...

Saturday, December 21, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Village Square Branch Library, Children's Area

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One-On-One Computer Help

NO CLASS ON 4/6/2019. Would you like to learn how to use computers? Our volunteer will teach you basic computer skills. Please contact Seven Trees Library...

Saturday, December 21, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library, Entrance