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Tony Borders Puppet Show: Imagination Vacation!

Set sail on the 7 seas with Tony and his crew of kooky puppets as they search for a magical treasure chest!  The treasure map leads them straight to...

Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Village Square Branch Library, Community Room

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Minecraft 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, April 25, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Bascom Branch Library, Children's Computers

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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 play...

Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library, Children's Area

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Homework Club for Grades K-8

Homework Club provides after school support for children in grades K–8. Dedicated coaches are ready to answer questions and help with all homework...

Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
East San José Carnegie Branch Library, FLC Classroom

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Read Away Your Fines

Anyone 17 years of age or younger can read away their late fines in our Group Study Room. Every 15 minutes of reading will waive $5 off the child’s...

Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Group Study Room B

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Homework Club

Need help with your homework? Our team of local teen volunteers will be available to help children in K-6 grades with their homework. No registration required...

Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Tully Community Branch Library

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Reading Buddies

Kids in grades K-3 practice their reading skills with teen volunteers. Trained teen volunteers listen to children in Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, or 3rd grade who...

Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Tully Community Branch Library

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Homework Club

Homework Club provides after school support for children in grades K–8. Dedicated coaches are ready to answer questions and help with all homework...

Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library, Quiet Study Room

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STEM For Kids

Join us for hands-on fun! This family-oriented program is designed for children and their caregivers to explore and create together. We will read a story and...

Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Children's Area

Village Square Chess Club

Village Square Chess Club

Learn to play chess at the Village Square Library! Beginners and intermediate level. Walk -ins are welcome! Club meets on the 2nd and 4th Thursday...

Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 5:15 PM to 6:30 PM
Village Square Branch Library, Community Room

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Reading Buddies

Is your child struggling with reading? Try a reading buddy for your child. Trained volunteers listen to children in K-3rd grade who...

Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Children's Area

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Drop-In Homework Tutoring

Homework help for students in grades K-8.

Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Children's Area

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Minecraft Club

Have you ever wanted to be in a Minecraft club? Then this club is perfect for you! Meet with Ky to play Minecraft and discuss Minecraft strategies. Best of all...

Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 5:30 PM to 6:45 PM
Cambrian Branch Library, Community Room

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Reading to Children With Bascom Volunteer Stephanie

Come read stories with our volunteer Stephanie every Thursday night!

Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Bascom Branch Library, Bascom Children's Area

man with dolphin, dog and turtle puppets

Tony Borders Puppet Show: Imagination Vacation!

Set sail on the 7 seas with Tony and his crew of kooky puppets as they search for a magical treasure chest!  The treasure map leads them straight to...

Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Santa Teresa Branch Library, Community Room

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Pajama Storytime

Put on your PJs, grab your teddy bear and join us for an evening filled with bedtime stories and songs. Whole families are invited to this fun event.

Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 6:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library

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Nana Y Yo: Early Learning Readiness Program

We are offering a FREE two day program for 36 weeks. The “Nana Y Yo” Early Learning Readiness (ELR) is a relationship and play based program for informal...

Friday, April 26, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Bascom Branch Library, Community Room

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Reading To Children With Clara (Bilingual English and Spanish)

Bring your kids to our library to enjoy one-on-one interaction with Clara, a trained Reading to Children volunteer.  The Reading to Children program is a...

Friday, April 26, 2019 - 11:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Children's Room, 1st Floor

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Bilingual English-Russian Reading To Children

Our trained volunteer will read to your children in English and Russian. Join us every Friday in the picture book area.

Friday, April 26, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Children's Picture Book Area

FunCraft4Kids

FunCraft4Kids

Join us for a week of arts and crafts during Spring break at the Village Square Library. All the amazing art will be displayed on the last day. Friends and...

Friday, April 26, 2019 - 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Village Square Branch Library, Community Room

Chessboard, dice, and other fun board games

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, April 26, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Hillview Branch Library, Community Room

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Free Afternoon Snacks

Join us at Educational Park Branch Library for delicious and nutritious snacks! This program is geared towards kids and teens ages 2-18. Free. No...

Friday, April 26, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Educational Park Branch Library, Community Room

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Free Afternoon Snacks

Join us at the Joyce Ellington Library for delicious and nutritious snacks! This program is geared towards kids and teens ages 2-17. Free. No registration...

Friday, April 26, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library

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Friday Fun: Movie Fun

Bring your friends or come by yourself and make new ones as we watch together fun and entertaining movies. Popcorn will be provided

Friday, April 26, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library

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LEGO® Fun

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

Friday, April 26, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Educational Park Branch Library, Children's Area