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Preschool Storytime And Stay & 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, May 23, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Willow Glen 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, May 23, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Berryessa Branch Library, Study Room C

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Inclusive Storytime and Stay and Play

A storytime for children from 3-8, including children with special needs.  Afterwards, parents can chat as their children play with our stay and play toys...

Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Pearl Avenue Branch Library, Community Room

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Preschool Storytime And Stay & 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, May 23, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Alviso Branch Library, Community Room

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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, May 23, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Almaden 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, May 23, 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

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

Thursday, May 23, 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, May 23, 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, May 23, 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, May 23, 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, May 23, 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, May 23, 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, May 23, 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, May 23, 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, May 23, 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, May 23, 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, May 23, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Berryessa Branch Library

Reading to children Chinese and English

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, May 23, 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, May 23, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Village Square Branch Library, Community Room

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Bri Crabtree’s Silly Circus Show

Join Bri Crabtree on her silly fusion of real-life circus antics. Inspired by the circus, vaudeville, and silliness, the show elicits non-stop giggles...

Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Rose Garden Branch Library, Community Room

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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, May 23, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
East San José Carnegie Branch Library, Family Learning Center

Art docent shows what lurks behind a secret bookcase at the King Library

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, May 23, 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, May 23, 2019 - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Tully Community Branch Library, Children Area

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Children's Discovery Museum Bilingual Spanish-English Storytime

Join us for a special Spanish/English bilingual storytime presented by the Children's Discovery Museum. This collaborative program will bring stories,...

Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Tully Community Branch Library, Children's area

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Tiempo Para Mi Grupo De Apoyo Para Mujeres

Time For Me Support Group For Women.

Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Hillview Branch Library, Family Learning Center Classroom