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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 become...

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Children's Room, 1st Floor

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Reading to Children with Ms. Carol

Join us on Wednesday mornings at 11:30 in the Children's Area/ Family Place for stories with our volunteer Ms. Carol. Choose some stories to listen to...

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 11:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Evergreen Branch Library, Children's Area

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Conversation Café - Mandarin

Learn simple words & phrases in these FREE six-week class series. Fall offerings: French, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Portuguese and Russian...

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, 3rd Floor, Room 390

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Reading to Children

Miss Stephanie reads to children in the Doris Dillon Reading Room. Children enjoy one-on-one interaction with her, and they can choose the stories they wish to...

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Almaden 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...

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Family Learning Center

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Citizenship Class

This course is for lawful permanent residents who want to become citizens.  Students will learn about the civics (U.S. history and government) questions...

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Bascom Branch Library, Family Learning Center (FLC) Room

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Homework Center at Alviso Branch Library

Free  homework tutoring is offered in English and Spanish for grades K-12.  Parent must register the child at first session. Registration forms are...

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 1:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Alviso Branch Library, Community Room

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ESL Conversation Club

Join us to practice speaking English and make new friends in a relaxed environment.  All ESL learners are welcome! Clubs meet weekly at the library with a...

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
East San José Carnegie Branch Library, Family Learning Center

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Conversation Café - Korean

Learn simple words & phrases in these FREE six-week class series. Fall offerings: French, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Portuguese and Russian...

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
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...

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
West Valley Branch Library

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Norma Reads to Children (English or Spanish)

Norma will read stories in English and Spanish. Children can practice their reading skills by reading to Norma. For kids of all ages.

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Willow Glen Branch Library, Family Place, Children's Area

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Homework Club

Volunteers will be available to help children in Grades K-8 with their homework Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. Free. No registration required.

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Children's Exploration Room, Mezzanine

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Wii Wednesdays

Get Your Game On Grab a free snack Come hang out in our teen room Meet people Teens between 13-18  Free. No registration required.

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Educational Park Branch Library, Teen Room

Senator Bob Wieckowski

Senator Satellite Office Hours

Senator Bob Wieckowski holds satellite office hours on the 4th Wednesday of every month. Constituents are encouraged to visit and meet with the Senator's staff...

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Berryessa Branch Library, Study Room A

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Free Citizenship Application & Fee Waiver Assistance

Come to this workshop provided by PARS if you are eligible to apply for US citizenship: 18 years of old and A legal permanent resident for 5 years (...

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Community Room

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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, September 26, 2018 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Educational Park Branch Library, Community Room

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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, September 26, 2018 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Hillview Branch Library

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Free Afternoon Snacks

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

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library

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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, September 26, 2018 - 3:15 PM to 3:45 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library

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One-On-One 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 the computer?...

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Internet Cafe, Computers 22 & 23

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Superhero Fitness

Do you have what it takes to be a super hero?  Come test your overall physical fitness with our super hero obstacle course. Recommended for children ages...

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Willow Glen Branch Library

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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, September 26, 2018 - 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Vineland Branch Library, Community Room

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Village Square Homework Club

Need help with your homework? Our team of volunteer tutors will be available to help children in K-8 grades. Also, teens are welcome to come and...

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Village Square Branch Library

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Homework Club for Grades K - 8

NOTE: Homework Club is canceled Wednesday, September 5th and September 19. Homework Clubs provide after school support for children in grades K-8. Dedicated...

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Santa Teresa 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, September 26, 2018 - 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Evergreen Branch Library, Community Room