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Overfelt Adult Education Beginner ESL Class

The English as a Second Language (ESL) class is offered in collaboration with the Overfelt Adult Education Center.  Registration and Placement Test is...

Monday, September 16, 2019 - 9:30 AM to 12:45 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Community Room

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ESL English Grammar Circle

The ESL English Grammar course offers a supportive and cooperative learning environment in which adult English Language learners may access and enjoy a variety...

Monday, September 16, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, FLC Room

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Slime Making for Teens

Teens will be making slime from scratch. A fun activity that will be fun and sticky. There will be various colors and glitter to choose from.

Monday, September 16, 2019 - 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library

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Children's Discovery Museum Storytime

Join us for a special storytime with Ms. Vera Escobedo from the Children's Discovery Museum. This storytime will allow children to explore new sounds, and...

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Children's Room

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Life & Coffee For New Adults

Chill, drink coffee (or tea), talk about life after high school, learn about personal finances, discuss "first (car, apartment, bank account, series...

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Starbucks
3103 & 3107 Alum Rock Ave , San Jose, CA 95127

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Overfelt Adult Education Beginner ESL Class

The English as a Second Language (ESL) class is offered in collaboration with the Overfelt Adult Education Center.  Registration and Placement Test is...

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 9:30 AM to 12:45 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Community Room

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Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime invites children to experience new concepts and expand their vocabulary through stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and movement...

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Children's 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...

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Family Learning Center

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Learn to Code: Python Basics

Learn to Code: Python Basics will introduce children ages 10 and up to introductory concepts of computer science using the Python coding language. ...

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Family Learning Center

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Pillowcase Project With The Red Cross

Students in grades 3 to 5 are invited to join us for this informative program from the American Red Cross, Silicon Valley Chapter. Grade school participants...

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library

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Overfelt Adult Education Beginner ESL Class

The English as a Second Language (ESL) class is offered in collaboration with the Overfelt Adult Education Center.  Registration and Placement Test is...

Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 9:30 AM to 12:45 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Community Room

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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,...

Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Children's Room

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U.S. Citizenship Test Preparation

Are you studying for your U.S. Naturalization interview?  Please join our U.S. Citizenship Test Preparation.  In this class,  you will be...

Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Family Learning Center (FLC) Room

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U.S. Citizenship Reading And Writing

This class focuses on preparing adult learners for the Reading and Writing component of the U.S. Naturalization Test.  Let's practice together and pass...

Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Family Learning Center (FLC) Room

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Volunteer Away Your Fines As A Branch Buddy

Every now and then, libraries need a little extra love from the communities they serve. You can volunteer away your library fines at a rate of $20 per hour and...

Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library

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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 - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library

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Basic 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 a computer? Drop-in for...

Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Tech Center

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Friends Of The Alum Rock Library Book Sale

Shop at our huge book sale and purchase gently used hardcover, paperback and children's books, CDs and DVDs at rock bottom prices!   All book sale...

Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Community 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,...

Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Children's Room

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Overfelt Adult Education Beginner ESL Class

The English as a Second Language (ESL) class is offered in collaboration with the Overfelt Adult Education Center.  Registration and Placement Test is...

Monday, September 23, 2019 - 9:30 AM to 12:45 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Community Room

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ESL English Grammar Circle

The ESL English Grammar course offers a supportive and cooperative learning environment in which adult English Language learners may access and enjoy a variety...

Monday, September 23, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, FLC Room

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Friends Of The Alum Rock Branch Library Meeting

Please join us for this meeting of the Friends of the Dr. Roberto Cruz-Alum Rock Branch Library. Meet other local residents who volunteer their time at the...

Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Family Learning Center

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Overfelt Adult Education Beginner ESL Class

The English as a Second Language (ESL) class is offered in collaboration with the Overfelt Adult Education Center.  Registration and Placement Test is...

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 9:30 AM to 12:45 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Community Room

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Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime invites children to experience new concepts and expand their vocabulary through stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and movement...

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Children's 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...

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Family Learning Center