Events

Tuesday, December 5

Hour of Code at Evergreen- Something for everyone

Learn the basics of computer programming in a one-hour introductory course to let you play while learning some computer science. The "Hour of Code" is part...

The Elf on the Book Shelf * El Duende en el Estante

Buddy, Hillview Branch Library’s very own special Elf, is back this year! Visit the library December 1-23 and find Buddy - The Elf on the Bookshelf. Each...

Write Letters to Santa!

Join us at our letter writing station to write a letter to Santa. You should recieve a response within a couple days, so be sure to check at the Info Desk...

Citizenship Classes For Seniors Taught in Vietnamese

Citizenship Classes For Seniors Taught in Vietnamese A citizenship class for senior, ESL Vietnamese speakers who want to learn U.S. history & civics, in...

Board Games at the Library

Looking to make some new friends? Like to play chess, checkers, or backgammon? Drop by for a friendly game at the library, and make some new friends. Open...

ESL Class Level 5 Advance Reading, Reading Concepts 4

Students will read special selection of classic American authors and will participate in these activates: · Find the topic/ theme · Preview and predict ·...

Friends of Vineland library Holiday Book Sale

Wonderful hand picked books to enrich your holidays!

Nana y Yo: YMCA Early Learning Readiness Program

The East Valley Family YMCA partners with SJPL to offer a free ongoing preschool & play program for registered children and parents at Dr. Roberto Cruz -...

Santa Letter Station  ||  Estacion Para Escribir Cartas A Santa

Come to the library to write and mail your letter to Santa! After you finish writing your letter, you can place it in our special mailbox. Don’t forget to...

Baby Lapsit Storytime

Babies, 0 to 12 months, and their caregivers are invited to join us for 20 minutes of songs, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and stories. Parents and children...

Baby Lapsit Storytime

Babies, 0 to 12 months, and their caregivers are invited to join us for 20 minutes of songs, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and stories. Parents and children...

Baby and Toddler Storytime and Stay & Play

Babies and toddlers learn and grow with new experiences. Enhance their brainpower by engaging them with new sights, sounds, movement, and interaction with...

Beginning ESL Class / Clase de Ingles

Improve your English conversation! This class will meet Tuesdays and Thursdays, September 26 — December 14, 2017. Basic Requirements: · Must be at least 18...

Computer Help for Seniors

Did you receive a new electronic device? Do you need help with new social media? Do you want to know what more you can do with your e-mail? Bring these Tech...

Green Waste Special Storytime: Make a recycled holiday craft!

Come for the storytime and stay for a chance to make a recycled holiday ornament! GreenWaste offers a number of services to the San José community, from...

Preschool Storytime and Stay & Play

Preschoolers engage with books and activities that encourage language and pre-reading skills. Hear stories, sing songs, and develop the skills needed to...

Baby and Toddler Storytime and Stay & Play

Babies and toddlers learn and grow with new experiences. Enhance their brainpower by engaging them with new sights, sounds, movement, and interaction with...

Baby and Toddler Storytime and Stay and Play

Babies and toddlers learn and grow with new experiences. Enhance their brainpower by engaging them with new sights, sounds, movement, and interaction with...

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...

Preschool Storytime and Stay & Play

There will be a storytime break on Dec. 26 and Jan. 2. Preschoolers engage with books and activities that encourage language and pre-reading skills. Hear...

Preschool Storytime and Stay & Play

Preschoolers engage with books and activities that encourage language and pre-reading skills. Hear stories, sing songs, and develop the skills needed to...

Preschool Storytime and Stay & Play

Preschoolers engage with books and activities that encourage language and pre-reading skills. Hear stories, sing songs, and develop the skills needed to...

Preschool Storytime and Stay & Play

Preschoolers engage with books and activities that encourage language and pre-reading skills. Hear stories, sing songs, and develop the skills needed to...

Preschool Storytime and Stay and Play

Preschoolers engage with books and activities that encourage language and pre-reading skills. Hear stories, sing songs, and develop the skills needed to...

San Jose Japantown:  Remnants and Relics

The California Room hosts a special exhibit curated by California Room clerk Ralph Pearce. Utilizing artifacts gathered in his many years of research into...

The Women of Steinbeck

Meet the writers, activists, teachers, and artists who shaped John Steinbeck, one of California's greatest novelists, and continue his tradition of social...

Baby and Toddler Storytime and Stay & Play

Babies and toddlers learn and grow with new experiences. Enhance their brainpower by engaging them with new sights, sounds, movement, and interaction with...

Toddler Storytime & Stay and Play

Toddlers start building skills needed to learn and succeed in school in a fun way. Through music and movement activities and the fun of books, they discover...

Vinyasa Yoga

Break a sweat while having fun with our skilled instructor. Vinyasa focuses on flow and strength. All you need is a yoga mat or towel, comfortable clothes,...

Parenting Bingo

First Tuesday of each Month Parenting Bingo game is designed to keep parents entertained while they learn parenting skills. Come and learn parenting...

Reading to Children

Our trained volunteer reads to children in the Children’s Area! Children enjoy one-on-one interaction with the reader, and they can choose the stories they...

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...

Free Afternoon Snacks * Programa Gratuito de Bocadillos

Children ages 18 and younger are eligible to join us at Joyce Ellington Branch Library for FREE delicious, nutritious snacks! Niños de 18 años de edad o...

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...

Hour of Code

Learn the basics of computer programming at this one-hour introductory course designed to demystify computer science. The "Hour of Code" is a global...

Books For Fun

This is a fun, fast-paced class for 2nd and 3rd graders who don’t like to read. All the activities are geared towards showing your child that reading is...

Homework Center with Miss Veronica

Need help with your homework? Miss Veronica is available to help K - 12th grade students with their homework after school. Pre-registration is required....

Computer Assistance with Tech Mentor Volunteer by Appointment Only

Call or drop by the Alviso Branch Library to make an appointment to meet with our Tech Mentor, Mr George Luzzatti. Mr. Luzzatti is a skilled volunteer...

Homework Club for Grades K-8

Volunteers will be available to help children in Grades K-8 with their homework. For more information about this program please contact the Children's Room...

Free Afternoon Snacks * Programa Gratuito de Bocadillos

Children ages 17 and younger are eligible to join us at Dr. Roberto Cruz-Alum Rock Library for FREE delicious, nutritious snacks! September 11 thru May 11,...

Homework Club

Need help with your homework? Volunteer tutors will be available to help K - 8th grade students with their homework after school. Drop-ins are welcome - no...

Homework Club (English/Spanish)

Need help with your homework? Volunteer tutors will be available to help K - 8th grade students with their homework after school. Homework help is available...

Hour of Code

Learn the basics of computer programming at this one-hour introductory course designed to demystify computer science. The "Hour of Code" is a global...

Street Smarts: Pedestrian and Bike Safety with Officer Bailey

Have fun and learn about pedestrian and bicycle traffic safety with Officer Cordell Bailey, a Traffic Safety Education Officer from San Jose's Department of...

Super Smash Bros.

Come to the Teen Room on Tuesdays to battle it out in Super Smash Bros. and become this week's champion! Free. No registration required.

ESL Class Level 1 Beginning Clear Speech Red Book 1

In this class students will participate in activities to improve fluency and speaking skills. This class will help non-native speakers gain: ·...

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...

El Club de Tejido: para principantes (Knitting Club for Beginners in Spanish)

La Sra. Ana Maria Ramírez va dirigir y enseña el arte de tejer con estambre, abujas o gancho para todos quien quieran aprender y son principiantes. Para...

Homemade Holidays: DIY Gifts and Decor

Have a crafty holiday! Make homemade presents and decorations on Tuesdays and Thursdays throughout the month of December. Crafts will include: mini melt...

Homework Center for Grades K-6

Need help with your homework? Volunteer tutors will be available to help K-6 students with homework assignments on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday starting...

Homework Club

Need help with your homework? Volunteer tutors will be available to help K-8 students with homework assignments. Help is on first come first serve . Please...

Hour of Code

Learn the basics of computer programming at this one-hour introductory course designed to demystify computer science. The "Hour of Code" is a global...

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 Blocks for the little...

Math Explorers: Interactive Math Workshop

Math Explorers is an interactive math workshop for students entering grades 3 - 6 who want to strengthen their understanding of current math concepts. We...

Reading Buddies

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday Teen volunteers are available to read to children or assist them to read. Program is designed for children grades...

Reading Buddies

Trained teen volunteers listen to children in K-3rd grade who want to practice their reading skills at Edenvale Branch library. Teens will ask questions...

Reading to Furry Friends

Ist Tuesday of Month Children naturally feel comfortable around dogs. By making the most of this relationship, parents and teachers can improve literacy...

Teen ESL Conversation Club

Join us to practice your English conversation skills with other teens in a welcoming, relaxed environment. All teen English language learners ages 13-18 are...

CLASS FULL: AMC 10 Tutoring with CalTutors

No class: 11/21, 12/26, 1/2 due to holiday breaks. Get free tutoring from CalTutors teen volunteers for the AMC 10, a national mathematics competition...

CLASS FULL - Girls who Code Class

Are you interested in learning how to code? Registration is now open for the 2017-2018 Girls Who Code session at the West Valley Library. Girls Who Code is...

ESL Writing Class

ESL learners will be taught different practical writing skills. This FREE ESL Writing class is specially designed for English-as-a-Second-Language learners...

Math Olympiad Club

Prepare for the most prestigious math competition, or get better at mathematics! We use real competition Math problems. Elementary school students grades...

eReader Tutorial

Get hands-on help with borrowing and downloading FREE library eBooks and eAudiobooks to your Kindle, Nook, iPad or other eReading device. You are welcome to...

Girls Who Code Evergreen 2017 - Full

Registration Now FULL for the FALL 2017 Club. Girls Who Code is a national non-profit organization which helps girls in 6th-12th grade learn more about...

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...

Reading to Children with Marie

A volunteer reads to children in the children's area of the library. Children enjoy one-on-one interaction with our reader, and they can also choose the...

Reading to Children:  Stories with Ms Kathy

Join Ms. Kathy for stories, songs, and more every Tuesday evening at 6pm.

Resume & Interview Help

Get help with creating a high-quality résumé, and preparing for job interviews. Services are provided by a volunteer with HR experience and will be...

Taller de Propiedad Intelectual en Español

La oficina de Silicon Valley del USPTO presentará un taller de Propiedad Intelectual en español en King Library SJPL Works. Acompáñenos para una noche de...

Family Storytime

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...

Intermediate Line Dancing

The Line Dancing Class is designed for intermediate level participants. However, anyone is welcome to join. No pre-registration is necessary for this free...

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