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Adult Children of Alcoholics

Adult Children of Alcoholics only has one requirement: a desire to recover from the affects of growing up in an alcoholic or otherwise dysfunctional...

Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Bascom Branch Library, Community Room

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Girls Empowered STEAM Workshop

Girls Empowered in Math and Science brings fun and interactive science and math workshops to encourage young children, especially young girls, in their...

Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Bascom Branch Library, Family Learning Center (FLC) Room

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Spring Into Art

Come join us for some fun and creative art projects designed for caregivers and children to do together.   Parents must be present for the duration of the...

Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Bascom Branch Library, Family Learning Center (FLC) Room

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Bascom INSIDERS

Join us for our monthly Insiders Program for a fun and educational activity. There will be something for everyone who attends this free...

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Bascom Branch Library

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Resume, Networking, And Interview Skills

In this program we will be meeting to work together through an online course on Resume, Networking, and Interview Skills in a supportive, peer-oriented group,...

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
Bascom Branch Library, Family Learning Center (FLC) Room

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Substance Use Prevention Services

More than 1 in 5 youth are using vapes to smoke marijuana or tobacco in Santa Clara County. These devices are so discrete-looking and new,  that many...

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Bascom Branch Library, Community Room

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Nana Y Yo: Early Learning Readiness Program

NO PROGRAM THE WEEK OF 02/18/2019. Program will resume on 02/27/19. We are offering a FREE two day program for 36 weeks. The “Nana Y Yo” Early Learning...

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Bascom Branch Library, Community Room

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Citizenship Class

This course is for lawful permanent residents who want to become citizens. For best results participants should expect to attend all six sessions....

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Bascom Branch Library, Family Learning Center (FLC) Room

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Toastmasters International

SESSION ON 03/20 HAS BEEN CANCELED.  Program will resume on 03/27. What is Toastmasters? Toastmasters International is a non-profit educational...

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Bascom Branch Library

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Los Hijos Adultos de Alcohólicos

CANCELADO HOY.   El programa se reanudará el 03/27. Adult Children of Alcoholics.

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Bascom Branch Library, Community Room

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Family Story Time

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

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 - 6:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Bascom 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 28, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Bascom Branch Library, Children's Area

ESL Converstaion Club

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, March 28, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Bascom Branch Library, Group Study Room 1

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Individual Computer Help

Schedule an hour one-on-one session for computer tutorials.  This program is held every Thursday and is intended for adults. ...

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Bascom Branch Library, FLC Computers

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Puppet Show With Happy Hollow Park And Zoo

Learn about the brilliance of puppetry while watching a special performance from the puppeteers at the Happy Hollow Puppet Castle Theater. Children will also...

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Bascom Branch Library

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Moana Hour Of Code

Want to dip your feet into the world of coding? Can’t commit to a long series? Come to one or all 4 of our hour of Code events with Leila, and begin to build...

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Bascom Branch Library, Children's Computers

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Color Me Happy! : Adult Coloring Club

Coloring is not just for kids! Come unwind from the stress of the day, and color community banners, coloring sheets and bookmarks at your leisure. We will...

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Bascom Branch Library, Group Study Room 1

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Reading to Children With Bascom Volunteer Stephanie

Come read stories with our volunteer Stephanie every Thursday night!

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Bascom Branch Library, Bascom Children's Area

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Nana Y Yo: Early Learning Readiness Program

NO PROGRAM THE WEEK OF 02/18/2019. Program will resume on 02/27/19. We are offering a FREE two day program for 36 weeks. The “Nana Y Yo” Early Learning...

Friday, March 29, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Bascom Branch Library, Community Room

Conversation Club

ESL Conversation Club

Program has been canceled on 02/01.  Program will resume on 02/08. English as a Second Language (ESL) Conversation Clubs create a welcoming and...

Friday, March 29, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Bascom Branch Library, Group Study Room 2

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Armchair Travel For Seniors

Travel to faraway places via technology without leaving the comfort of the library.  Give yourself a sensory experience and opportunity to learn about...

Friday, March 29, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Bascom Branch Library, FLC Room

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Adult Children of Alcoholics

Adult Children of Alcoholics only has one requirement: a desire to recover from the affects of growing up in an alcoholic or otherwise dysfunctional...

Saturday, March 30, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Bascom Branch Library, Community Room

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Community Conversation

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

Saturday, March 30, 2019 - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Bascom Branch Library, Community Room

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Needle Felting For Beginners

Create felted figures in this fun felting workshop for adults, teens and seniors. Supplies will be provided. No registration required!

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Bascom Branch Library, Family Learning Center (FLC) Room

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Magnetic Poetry For Teens

Celebrate National Poetry Month with us! Come make your own poetry magnets to rearrange as the creative spirit moves you. A prize will be given to the teen...

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Bascom Branch Library, Teen Room