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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...

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Children's Room

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Beginning ESL Class | Clases de inglés

Basic Requirements: Must be at least 18 years old Live or work in San José Complete registration and assessment process Commit to class schedule Contact...

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library, Family Learning Center Classroom

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One-On-One Computer Help

Schedule a 30 minute one-on-one session with our computer mentors. Sign-ups can be done in-person at the Rose Garden Branch Library or over the phone during...

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Rose Garden Branch Library, Teen Room

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Family Storytime With ASL

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...

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
East San José Carnegie Branch Library, Community Room

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Bilingual Baby and Toddler Storytime / Hora de cuentos bilingüe para...

Come join and enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy development and help foster a love of books and reading. Sharing the...

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana 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...

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Educational Park Branch Library, Community Room

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ESL Conversation Club

English as a Second Language (ESL) Beginning Level creates a welcoming and respectful environment for adult learners of English to develop Basic Literacy...

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Group Study Room B

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Baby and Toddler Storytime and Stay & Play

Who Should Attend: For children from birth up to age 3 (0-36 mos.) and their parents/caregivers. What To Expect: Babies and toddlers learn with new...

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Evergreen Branch Library, Children's Area

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Backgammon Club

Play the Backgammon Game!

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Vineland Branch Library

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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...

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Vineland Branch Library

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Toddler Storytime & Stay And Play

Toddlers start building skills needed to learn and succeed in school in a fun way. Through music and movement activities and the fun of books, they discover...

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Community Room

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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 become...

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Berryessa Branch Library

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Reading to Children in Chinese and English 读中文/英文

Join us for a special Thursday (except 2nd Thursday)  reading to children program in both Chinese and English. Young children should be accompanied...

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Calabazas Branch Library, Children's Area

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Yoga

Learn Yoga and improve health and wellness. Practice breathing and stretching techniques as well as build core strength. Open to all skill levels. Walk-ins...

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Village Square Branch Library, Community Room

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CLASE DE COMPUTADORA

Computer Class

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library, Tech Center

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Art and Library History Tour: Drop-in's Welcome

Did you know that the Dr. Martin Luther King has 33 permanent art installations incorporated into the walls, shelves and ceiling? Each is designed and...

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, 1st Floor

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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...

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Tully Community Branch Library, Children Area

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Tiempo Para Mi Grupo De Apoyo Para Mujeres

Time For Me Support Group For Women.

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Hillview Branch Library, Family Learning Center Classroom

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Baby Lapsit Storytime

Babies learn and grow with new experiences. Enhance your baby’s brainpower and engage your little one with new sights, sounds and movement through books, songs...

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Children's Room, 1st Floor

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Tech Mentor - One on One Computer Help

Our Tech Mentor volunteers can help you with basic computer issues like: Learn the basics of Microsoft Word and Excel; Set up an email account; Use social...

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
East San José Carnegie Branch Library, FLC Classroom

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ESL Class Level 3 Intermediate Conversation Circle

This class is for students who are at Advance and High Intermediate speaking levels.  Participation is required. Student led.

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library, FLC Classroom

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Creating A Strong Resume

Drop-in to this workshop and receive help with creating a high-quality résumé, A Career Librarian will show you how to revise your resume to highlight your...

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, SJPL Works - Third Floor

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Gentle Yoga & Relaxation

NOTE: Gentle Yoga on Thursday, March 7th is CANCELLED. We'll see you next week! Join us for a gentle, volunteer-led Yoga and relaxation program on Thursdays...

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Santa Teresa Branch Library, Community Room

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ESL Class (Beginning and Intermediate Levels)

No class on Tuesday, 2/19 or Thursday, 2/21 Students will develop English language skills in reading, writing, listening, speaking, grammar, pronunciation and...

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
East San José Carnegie Branch Library, Community Room

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Preschool Storytime with Stay and Play

Toddlers start building skills needed to learn and succeed in school in a fun way. Through music and movement activities and the fun of books, they discover...

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library