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Chess Board Set Up With Pieces For Game

Chess Club

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

Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Hillview Branch Library, Children's Area

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Game Zone! Board Games For Kids

Children and families are invited to join us every Saturday from 4:00-5:50 to play fun board games. Bring your friends or come and make new ones!

Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Group Study Room B

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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...

Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Willow Glen Branch Library, Community Room

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Origami Club

Classes will be in the Group Study Room on May 4 and May 11. No class May 18. Origami is the timeless Japanese art of creating amazing three-dimensional...

Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 4:45 PM to 5:45 PM
Calabazas Branch Library, Community Room

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Reading Buddies

Our teen volunteers read to children in preschool thru 3rd grades in our Children's Area. 

Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Village Square Branch Library, Children's Area

Reading to Children with Samantha

Bring your children to listen to stories and be read to by our trained volunteer, Samantha.  

Sunday, April 28, 2019 - 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Children's Room, 1st Floor

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Reading To Children With Kathy

Join Ms. Kathy for a group Reading to Children program with stories, songs and more!

Monday, April 29, 2019 - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Children's Room, 1st Floor

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Homework Center

Free  homework tutoring is offered in English and Spanish for grades K-12.  Parent must register the child at first session. Registration forms are...

Monday, April 29, 2019 - 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Alviso Branch Library, Community Room

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Homework Club

Volunteers will be available to help children in Grades K-8 with their homework Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. Free. No registration required.

Monday, April 29, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Children's Exploration Room, Mezzanine

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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...

Monday, April 29, 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...

Monday, April 29, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library

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Bilingual Reading To Children (English and Spanish)

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

Monday, April 29, 2019 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library

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Homework Club

Homework help for all students in grades K-8. Local teen and adult volunteers assist students with all their homework needs, including reading, reading...

Monday, April 29, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Community Room

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Homework Club

Need help with your homework? Local teen and adult volunteers are available to assist students with all their homework needs, including reading, reading...

Monday, April 29, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Educational Park Branch Library, Community Room

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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-8 grades with their homework. Homework Club at the...

Monday, April 29, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Evergreen Branch Library, Community Room

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Free Afternoon Snacks

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

Monday, April 29, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library

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Homework Club

Need help with your homework? Volunteer tutors will be available to help 1st  - 8th grade students with their homework after school. Drop-ins are...

Monday, April 29, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Village Square Branch Library

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Hindi Language Class For Kids

Learn the basics of the Hindi language in this class series for kids ages 5-12. This is a volunteer-led program.

Monday, April 29, 2019 - 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Willow Glen 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 and Mega...

Monday, April 29, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Cambrian Branch Library, Community Room

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Homework Club

Need help with your homework? Adult and teen volunteers are available to assist students in grades 1-12 with all their homework needs, including...

Monday, April 29, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
West Valley 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, April 29, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Children's Room, 1st Floor

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Bilingual CHI/ENG Reading To Children

Bilingual reading to children ages 0-7. English and Chinese. Provided by a trained volunteer.

Monday, April 29, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Children's Area

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Checkmate! Chess for Kids

Come be a part of a new fun program at Edenvale Library!  This free chess program is for children ages 7-12 who are beginners, or...

Monday, April 29, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Children's Area

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Beginning Mandarin Language & Culture Class

A beginning level class offered in Simplified Mandarin Chinese. The classes are intended for children 5-12 years old. Students will also learn aspects of...

Monday, April 29, 2019 - 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Santa Teresa Branch Library, Community Room

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Weekly Problem-Solving Math Class

No class May 6 and May 13. Registration is FULL. Drop-ins may be allowed if there is space. The goal of this weekly class series is to instill a love of...

Monday, April 29, 2019 - 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Calabazas Branch Library, Group Study Room