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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, September 3, 2019 - 5:45 PM to 6:45 PM
Rose Garden Branch Library, Family Place, Second Floor

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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,...

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Rose Garden Branch Library, Community Room, First Floor

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La Leche League

La Leche League helps breast feeding mothers through mother-to-mother support, encouragement, information, and education. We meet every first Thursday of the...

Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Rose Garden Branch Library, Community Room, First Floor

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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, September 5, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Rose Garden Branch Library, Teen Room

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Dungeons & Dragons in the Library

NOTE: PROGRAM IS FULL Do you love social gaming, acting and theater? If so, join us for a new tabletop role-playing game! You and other participants will...

Friday, September 6, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Rose Garden Branch Library, Group Study Room, Second Floor

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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...

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 - 12:15 PM to 1:30 PM
Rose Garden Branch Library, Group Study Room

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For Goodness Snakes

Come enjoy the opportunity to hold and interact with the docile animals of For Goodness Snakes. This one-of-a-kind educational experience will introduce...

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Rose Garden Branch Library

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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, September 10, 2019 - 5:45 PM to 6:45 PM
Rose Garden Branch Library, Family Place, Second Floor

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Rose's Book Club

Join us for the monthly meeting of Rose's Book Club! Our meetings are the 2nd Tuesday of every month at 6:30pm. We read and discuss...

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 - 6:30 PM to 7:45 PM
Rose Garden Branch Library, Community Room, First Floor

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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,...

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Rose Garden Branch Library, Community Room, First Floor

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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, September 12, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Rose Garden Branch Library, Teen Room

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Dungeons & Dragons in the Library

NOTE: PROGRAM IS FULL Do you love social gaming, acting and theater? If so, join us for a new tabletop role-playing game! You and other participants will...

Friday, September 13, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Rose Garden Branch Library, Group Study Room, Second Floor

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Bullet Journal Workshop

Are you looking to organize your tasks, build new habits, and follow through on your goals? A Bullet Journal is a simple way to track your goals, plan your...

Saturday, September 14, 2019 - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Rose Garden Branch Library, Community Room, First Floor

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Las Madres Stay And Play

Las Madres presents Stay and Play in the Community Room.  Parents and children are invited to come and get acquainted.  This event is aimed at ages 2...

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Rose Garden Branch Library, Community Room, First Floor

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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...

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 12:15 PM to 1:30 PM
Rose Garden Branch Library, Group Study Room

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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, September 17, 2019 - 5:45 PM to 6:45 PM
Rose Garden Branch Library, Family Place, Second Floor

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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,...

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Rose Garden Branch Library, Community Room, First Floor

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Teen Scavenger Hunt For National Library Card Month

Think you know everything about the library? Take the challenge! Join us for this Teen Scavenger Hunt. There is so much you can get with a San Jose Public...

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Rose Garden Branch Library

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Rug Makers

If you like making rugs, the Peninsula Rug Makers Guild invites you to join them at their monthly get-together. They meet in the Community Room and welcome...

Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Rose Garden Branch Library, Community Room, First Floor

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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, September 19, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Rose Garden Branch Library, Teen Room

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Pirates Day

Ahoy, me Hearties! Join us for this ship building activity. You will prepare it for voyage, savvy? There will be not mutiny here. Avast ye, we recommend this...

Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Rose Garden Branch Library

A variety of table top gaming die set atop a picture of a mythical archer.

Dungeons & Dragons in the Library

NOTE: PROGRAM IS FULL Do you love social gaming, acting and theater? If so, join us for a new tabletop role-playing game! You and other participants will...

Friday, September 20, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Rose Garden Branch Library, Group Study Room, Second Floor

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College Readiness

Thinking about college? Nutan Malhotra, Founder and CEO of SkoolMentor will be providing information about the college admission journey, how to be successful...

Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Rose Garden Branch Library

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History & Non-Fiction Book Club

Get together for lively discussion about historical and non-fiction books! New members are always welcomed. We meet every 3rd Saturday of each month....

Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Rose Garden Branch Library, Community Room, First Floor

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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...

Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 12:15 PM to 1:30 PM
Rose Garden Branch Library, Group Study Room