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Free Afternoon Snacks

Join us at Educational Park Branch Library for delicious and nutritious snacks! This program is geared towards kids and teens ages 2-17. Free. No...

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Educational Park Branch Library, Community Room

Four kids enjoying food

Free Afternoon Snacks

Join us at the Hillview Library for delicious and nutritious snacks! This program is geared towards kids and teens ages 2-17. Free. No registration...

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Hillview Branch Library

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Free Afternoon Snacks

Join us at the Joyce Ellington Library for delicious and nutritious snacks! This program is geared towards kids and teens ages 2-17. Free. No registration...

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library

Shakers, beanbags, scarves, and other items

Music And Movement

Enjoy songs and movement activities that build motor and social skills, and increase independence as well as language ability in your child. These are...

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 3:15 PM to 4:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Children's Area

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Game On! Wii for Teens

Game on! Join us for a fun and free program every Wednesday.  Play ping pong, test out your Wii skills, compete at foosball, and more!

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Vineland Branch Library, Community Room

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Homework Club

Need help with your homework? Our team of local teen volunteers will be available to help children in K-8 grades with their homework. Homework Club at the...

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Evergreen Branch Library, Community Room

Four Kids Enjoying Food

Free Afternoon Snacks

Join us at the Alum Rock Library for delicious and nutritious snacks! This program is geared towards kids and teens ages 2-17. Free. No...

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library

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Drop-In Homework Tutoring

Does your child need help with their homework? Our trained volunteers are available in the children's area to help your child with their reading, writing and...

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Children's Area

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Homework Club

Need help with your homework? Volunteer tutors will be available to help 1st  - 8th grade students with their homework after school. Drop-ins are...

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Village Square Branch Library

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Spanish4Kids

Come and learn basic conversational Spanish through interaction and fun activities.  This program is for children in 4th through 7th grades. Walk-...

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Village Square Branch Library, Community Room

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AP Computer Science For Teens

A student based program designed to coach AP Computer Science among high school students. Students will cover concepts by using Java language included:...

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Village Square Branch Library, Community Room

Various notebooks, pens, pencils, and other school supplies lying on a chalkboard

Homework Club for Grades K - 8

Homework Clubs provide after school support for children in grades K-8. Dedicated coaches are ready to answer questions and help with homework. Students in...

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Santa Teresa Branch Library, Community Room

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Learn to Code: Python Coding Class For Kids And Teens

The jobs of the future are in computer science.  This program will teach children, ages 10 and up, the basics of Python coding while allowing them to...

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Family Learning Center

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LEGO Builders / Constructores de LEGO

Join Lego Builders where children have the opportunity to expand their creativity and imagination through the power of play, all while developing critical...

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Community Room or Children's Area

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Reading to Children

Join Ms Leena, our trained volunteer, as she reads to children in the Children's Area. Children  can choose the stories they wish to hear, or our...

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Vineland Branch Library, Children's Area

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LEGO® Fun

Bring your creativity to this monthly program. Ages 1 to 12 are welcome for this hands on building program. We encourage everyone to bring their own ideas on...

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Willow Glen Branch Library, Community Room

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Homework Club

Need a little extra help with homework? Need to practice for a big test coming up or a quiet place to study? Come to the Alum Rock Library Branch and get help...

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Community Room

Four kids enjoying food

Free Afternoon Snacks

Join us at Tully Community Library for delicious and nutritious snacks! This program is geared towards kids and teens ages 2-17. Free. No registration...

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Tully Community Branch Library

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Homework Club For Kids

Need help with your homework? Our team of local teen volunteers will be available to help children in K-8 grades with their homework. Homework Club at the...

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Pearl Avenue Branch Library, Community Room

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Homework Club

Need help with your homework? Our team of local teen volunteers will be available to help children in K-8 grades with their homework. No registration required...

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Tully Community Branch Library

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Reading Buddies

Kids in grades K-3 practice their reading skills with teen volunteers. Trained teen volunteers listen to children in Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, or 3rd grade who...

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Tully Community Branch Library

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Math Tutoring (K-9th grade)

Are you struggling with your child with math homework?  We have teens at the library ready to help students, Kindergarten through 9th grade....

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Almaden Branch Library, Program Room

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Virtual Reality: Fruit Ninja & Smoothies

Try out the Library’s Oculus Rift headset and Touch Controllers! Enjoy a delicious smoothie and take advantage of our virtual reality headset to compete with...

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ, Mezzanine

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Reading To Furry Friends

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...

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Cambrian Branch Library, Children's Area

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Teens Reach Meeting

This leadership and volunteer group for teens ages 13-18 meets on the third Wednesday of each month. Get involved, earn volunteer hours, help plan teen...

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
East San José Carnegie Branch Library, Community Room