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LEGO Builders / Constructores de LEGO

Expanded Hours! Join our Lego Builders where children have the opportunity to expand their creativity and imagination through the power of play...

Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Community Room or Children's Area

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Game Zone Fridays!

Join us every Friday after school to unwind, make new friends and play some fun games at the library. We’ve got board games, video games, arcade...

Friday, July 20, 2018 - 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Hillview Branch Library, Community Room

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LEGO Builders / Constructores de DE LEGO

Expanded Hours!  Join our Lego Builders where children have the opportunity to expand their creativity and imagination through the power...

Friday, July 20, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Community Room or Children's Area

Rainbow Stories and Sensory Play

Enjoy a story about rainbows and learn about these beautiful arcs of color. Following the story, children will engage in a rainbow activity with water beads...

Friday, July 20, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Children's Exploration Room, Mezzanine

Blackjack Basics

Blackjack is an equation that can be solved.… by those willing to learn. In this casual group, learn and practice basic strategy and card counting. Sharpen...

Friday, July 20, 2018 - 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Bascom Branch Library, Study Room 1

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Game Zone!: Board Game Fun

Kids, join us for fun board games each week! Bring your friends or come and make new ones.

Friday, July 20, 2018 - 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library

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Intermediate Mandarin Language & Culture Class

An intermediate level class offered in Simplified Mandarin Chinese. The classes are intended for children 5-12 years old. It is suggested...

Friday, July 20, 2018 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Santa Teresa Branch Library, Group Study Room B

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Go! Board Game

Let's play Go! at the Village Square Library. Learn the ancient Chinese board game basics and tactics. Board and pieces are provided. For ages 6-18. No...

Saturday, July 21, 2018 - 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Village Square Branch Library, Community Room

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Village Square Advanced Chess Club

The Village Square Advanced Chess Club is a weekly chess club for tournament level chess players ages 7 to 15 with USCF rating above 400 or equivalent who want...

Saturday, July 21, 2018 - 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Village Square Branch Library, Community Room

LEGO® Fun

Come with your creativity and imagination!  Children may want to build using our LEGO® materials.*  We also have large DUPLO® blocks and...

Saturday, July 21, 2018 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Bascom Branch Library, Bascom Children's area

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Music and Movement / Música y movimiento

Move, dance and sing with your toddler/preschooler to a variety of music. Learn different ways to play with bean bags, scarves and rhythm sticks. Parents are...

Saturday, July 21, 2018 - 11:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library, Children's Area

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Game Zone for Kids

Join us each Saturday afternoon at the library to unwind, make new friends and play some fun games! This free program is designed for children...

Saturday, July 21, 2018 - 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Children's Area

Rainbow Stories and Sensory Play

Enjoy a story about rainbows and learn about these beautiful arcs of color. Following the story, children will engage in a rainbow activity with water beads...

Saturday, July 21, 2018 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Alviso Branch Library

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Board Game Club

Kids and Teens: Join us every Saturday afternoon for some fun playing board games while devloping 21st century skills of creativity, communication,...

Saturday, July 21, 2018 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Children's Room

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Chess Club

Learn to play chess. Program will be offered on the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of the month in the children's area.   For all ages!  ...

Saturday, July 21, 2018 - 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library

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Chess Club

Join our Chess Club! Play and learn chess basics and tactics. Boards and pieces are provided.

Saturday, July 21, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Hillview Branch Library, Children's Area

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LEGO® Fun

Come with your creativity and imagination! We'll have large blocks for the very young and the smaller Legos for older children. Drop in or come...

Saturday, July 21, 2018 - 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library

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LEGO® Fun

Please join us at 4:00 pm for our LEGO® Fun meeting.  We will have lots of  LEGO® blocks for the big kids, and DUPLO® blocks ...

Monday, July 23, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Cambrian Branch Library, Community Room

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LEGO® Fun

You supply the creativity. We supply the LEGO® bricks. Come have some fun and let your imagination run wild! This program is not affiliated, sponsored, or...

Monday, July 23, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Children's Room, 1st Floor

LEGO® Fun

We supply LEGO® of all sizes, you bring your imagination! The program conducted by the San José Public Library is not affiliated, sponsored, or endorsed...

Monday, July 23, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Vineland Branch Library

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Beginning Mandarin Language & Culture Class

Note: Beginning Mandarin Language 7 Culture Class on Monday, June 4th is cancelled. Please join us again on the following Monday, June 11th! A beginning ...

Monday, July 23, 2018 - 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Santa Teresa Branch Library, Community Room

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LEGO® Fun/ Diversión con LEGO®

Come join our LEGO® Fun program where your child will have the opportunity to expand their creativity, and develop critical skills through the power of...

Monday, July 23, 2018 - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library, Children's Area

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Pokemon Fun Club

Our club aims to educate its members on how to play the game of Pokemon, which cards/methods of buying cards are a waste of money, how to trade cards...

Monday, July 23, 2018 - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Cambrian Branch Library, Community Room

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Russian Fun Club

Families with children ages 4-11 are welcome to participate in a program presented entirely in Russian. Children will enjoy crafts, games, STEAM activities,...

Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Santa Teresa Branch Library, Community Room

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LEGO® Fun

Please join us at 4:00 pm for our LEGO® Fun meeting.  We will have lots of  LEGO® blocks for the big kids, and DUPLO® blocks ...

Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Cambrian Branch Library, Community Room