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Free Summer Lunch Program at San Jose Public Library

FREE Summer Lunch Program

Youth ages 17 years and younger are invited to join us for the FREE Summer Lunch Program to obtain a nutritious meal this Summer at the library Monday...

Friday, July 26, 2019 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library, Community Room

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Free Summer Lunch Program

Join us at the Tully Library for a free summer meals program.  Sponsored by the YMCA the program provides healthy lunches for children 17 and under....

Friday, July 26, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Tully Community Branch Library, Community Room

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Summer Skillz Academic Coaching For Kids

Does your child need help with their academic skills? Our trained volunteers are available in the children's area to help your child with their reading,...

Friday, July 26, 2019 - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Children's Area

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Treehouse Learning - My Healthy Body

Treehouse Learning is an immersive STEAM based education creating hands-on memorable moments, empowering every child to grow up with equal opportunities,...

Friday, July 26, 2019 - 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Community Room

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Brush Bots

Come explore and apply Newton’s Laws of Motion by learning how to create a simple moving robot in this fun STEAM activity.

Friday, July 26, 2019 - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Willow Glen Branch Library

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

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LEGO® Fun For Young Children

You supply the creativity. We supply the LEGO® bricks. Come have some fun and let your imagination run wild! This program is specifically intended for younger...

Friday, July 26, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Story Time Room

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Summer Skillz Academic Coaching For Kids

Does your child need help with their academic skills? Our trained volunteers are available in the children's area to help your child with their reading,...

Friday, July 26, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Children's Area

Little Boy Blowing Bubbles

Bubble Science

Have fun with bubbles in this hands-on bubble science activity. Learn about making your own bubble solution and vote for the best bubble recipe.

Friday, July 26, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Village Square Branch Library, Community Room

Bernie The Dolphin Poster

Friday Movie Fun

Come relax with the family and enjoy a fun movie, Bernie the Dolphin. Popcorn and lemonade will be served. In this movie, two kids search for their...

Friday, July 26, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:45 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Children's Exploration Room, Mezzanine

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Read, Write, Discover

THIS PROGRAM IS NOW FULL.  No more participants will be accepted. Read Write Discover (RWD) is a literacy tutoring program at the library. ...

Friday, July 26, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Bascom Branch Library, Community Room

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Intermediate Mandarin Language & Culture Class

An intermediate level class offered in Simplified Mandarin Chinese. It is suggested that students bring a binder/notebook and pencil or pen...

Friday, July 26, 2019 - 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Santa Teresa Branch Library, Group Study Room B

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Game Zone!: Board Game Fun

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

Friday, July 26, 2019 - 4:30 PM
Seven Trees Branch Library

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Introduction To Computer Science For Kids

  THE CLASS IS FULL.  This class consists of six classes starting on July 19 and ending on August 23.. The activities are designed to...

Friday, July 26, 2019 - 4:45 PM to 5:45 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library

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Game Zone For Kids

Join us at the library to unwind, make new friends and play some fun games! This free program is designed for children ages 5+ and their families.

Friday, July 26, 2019 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Children's Area

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CodeIt! Web Design

THE CLASS IS FULL This course will teach students the basics of how to develop web pages using HTML and CSS. Students will work on a project to develop their...

Saturday, July 27, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Seven Trees Branch Library

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Summer Drop In Tutoring

Want to help your child avoid the summer slide? Drop in tutoring assistance is available through our volunteers this summer to assist children with their...

Saturday, July 27, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Alviso Branch Library, Group Study Room

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Teen Saturday Book Sale

Please support the library by buying gently used books for your children.  Prices are reasonable.  $2 for hardcover and $1 for paperbacks.  We...

Saturday, July 27, 2019 - 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Almaden Branch Library, Lobby outside the library

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LEGO® Builders

Put your creativity and imagination to work while you build using LEGO® bricks. DUPLO® bricks are available for younger kids to manipulate safely....

Saturday, July 27, 2019 - 10:15 AM to 11:15 AM
Alviso Branch Library, Children Area

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Intro To Java

Children will be introduced to problem solving and Object Oriented Programming using Java. Children will be shown how to design, program, and execute simple...

Saturday, July 27, 2019 - 10:15 AM to 11:15 AM
Village Square Branch Library, Community Room

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Read Away Your Fines

Note: June 29's event will be in our Children's Picture Book Area. Anyone under 18 years old can read away their late fines in our Group Study Room...

Saturday, July 27, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Calabazas 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,...

Saturday, July 27, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Evergreen Branch Library, Children's Area

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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, July 27, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Pearl Avenue Branch Library, Community Room

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Stories, Songs, And Stuff

Join Ms. Kathy for stories, songs, and more every Saturday morning at 10:30 AM. Followed by Stay & Play.

Saturday, July 27, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Storytime Area

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Family Storytime And Stay & Play

Bring your whole family out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy development and help foster a love of books and...

Saturday, July 27, 2019 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Mt. Pleasant Neighborhood Library