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Family Storytime

Family Storytime is designed to accommodate a mix of ages and invites the entire family to participate in early literacy activities such as stories, songs,...

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

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Infant/Toddler Storytime

Infant/Toddler Storytime invites children and their caregivers to wiggle, rhyme, and sing with diverse books, songs, and fingerplays that encourage language,...

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Children's Room, 1st Floor

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Cool Crafts With The San Jose Children's Discovery Museum

Join us this summer for a special crafty collaboration with our partners at the Children's Discovery Museum. To immediately follow many of our weekly...

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Children's Area

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ESL Reading Class: Advance-High Intermediate

Work with a group to understand academic reading with comprehension.  Expand your vocabulary. Discuss material using critical and analytical skills....

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library, FLC Room

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Reading To Children

Our trained volunteer reads to children in the Children’s Area! Children enjoy one-on-one interaction with the reader, and they can choose the stories they...

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Village Square Branch Library, Children's Area

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Community Conversation

We want to hear from you! Join us for an evening [or afternoon] of conversation. This conversation is a chance for us to better understand your aspirations...

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Tully Community Branch Library, Community Room

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Free Summer Food Program For Kids And Families

Edenvale Library is offering free summer meals to local youth and their families, weekdays June 10th through August 9th. Meal service will be held: MONDAYS 1:...

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Community Room

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Free Summer Food Program

Educational Park Branch Library will host a free summer food program from June 10 to August 9, 2019 for children and teens ages 2-18, Monday through...

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Educational Park Branch Library, Community Room

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Summer Skillz Academic Coaching For Kids

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

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Children's Area

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FREE Summer Lunch Program

Youth 17 years and younger are invited to join us for the FREE Summer Lunch Program to obtain a nutritious meal this Summer at the library Monday through...

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Hillview Branch Library, Community Room

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Free Summer Food Program

Joyce Ellington Branch Library will host a free summer food program from June 10 to August 9, 2019 for children and teens ages 2-18, Monday...

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Community Room

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FREE Summer Lunch Program

Youth 17 years and younger are invited to join the Alum Rock Branch for the FREE Summer Lunch Program. This program provides a free healthy meal to any child...

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Community Room

Free Summer Lunch Program at San Jose Public Library

FREE Summer Lunch Program

Youth ages 17 years and younger are invited to join us for the FREE Summer Lunch Program to obtain a nutritious meal this Summer at the library Monday...

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library, Community Room

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Reading To Children With Cindy

Our volunteer will read a book to your child, kid's choice!  Additionally, Cindy will also be available for kids who want to practice their reading.

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Pearl Avenue Branch Library, Childrens' Area

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The Asahi Nine: Japanese American Baseball In San José

By the 1920s, Japanese baseball leagues stretched across the west coast from Seattle to Los Angeles. More than just a game, baseball provided a bridge between...

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, 5th Floor Special Collections Area - California Room

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Math Review For 4th And 5th Graders

Students in the 4th and 5th grade will receive a review of key math skills according to Common Core Standards.

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Berryessa Branch Library, Community Room

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Fun With Math

If you child is struggling with math or you are simply looking for meaningful activity for him to engage throughout the summer, this program is the answer....

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library

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Free Summer Lunch Program

Join us at the Tully Library for a free summer meals program.  Sponsored by the YMCA the program provides healthy lunches for children 17 and under....

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Tully Community Branch Library, Community Room

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Game Zone For Kids

Join us at the library to unwind, make new friends and play some fun games! This free program is designed for children ages 5+ and their families.

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Children's Area

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Craft Activities For Children

Join us for a special craft collaboration with Children’s Discovery Museum. Teens from the Summer of Service program will facilitate art projects such as...

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library, Children's Area

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Little Finches At Work

This robotics program for children is designed to help participants become active STEM learners.   Participants will work in small groups...

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Community Room

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LEGO® Builders

Put your creativity and imagination to work while you build using LEGO® bricks. DUPLO® bricks are available for younger kids to manipulate safely....

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Community Room

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Willow Glen Library Knitters

Do you enjoy working with yarn, knitting or crochet?  Want to see what others are working on, refine your skills, or talk about all things yarn, knitting...

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Willow Glen Branch Library, Community Room

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Read Write Discover

Note: Class is full. Read, Write, Discover is a summer program where 1st-8th grade students are tutored in reading, reading comprehension, and writing. This...

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Educational Park Branch Library, Community Room

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Summer Skillz Academic Coaching For Kids

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

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Children's Area