Events

Tuesday, February 28

And Justice For All: Teen Essay Contest

Teens ages 12 to 18 are invited to enter the "And Justice for All" essay contest sponsored by San José Public Library. Requirements Essays of 400-500 words...

Blind Date With a Book

“In a reading rut? In the mood for something new? Come to the library for a Blind Date with a Book! Choose from among our wrapped books and we’ll give you...

Blind Date With a Book

“In a reading rut? In the mood for something new? Come to the library for a Blind Date with a Book! Choose from among our wrapped books and we’ll give you...

Blind Date With a Book

“In a reading rut? In the mood for something new? Come to the library for a Blind Date with a Book! Choose from among our wrapped books and we’ll give you...

Blind Date With a Book

“In a reading rut? In the mood for something new? Come to the library for a Blind Date with a Book! Choose from among our wrapped books and we’ll give you...

Blind Date With a Book

In a reading rut? In the mood for something new? Come to the library for a Blind Date with a Book! Choose from among our wrapped books and we’ll give you...

Kindness Quilt

In celebration of Silicon Valley Reads, join us to create a Community Kindness Paper Quilt to promote kindness, positivity and friendship. Each participant...

Migration Map (Mapa de Migración)

At the Alum Rock library, we celebrate our diverse experiences and cultures! Come to the library and add your migration path to our map. While you're here,...

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 Hillview Branch...

FULL CLASSES_Free ESL Classes / NO HAY CUPO_Clases gratuitas de inglés

Classes: January 9th through May 30th 2017 Occurring on Tuesdays and Thursdays on a weekly basis. 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Practice speaking and...

Inclusive Storytime and Stay & Play

All children ages 3-8 and their families are invited to participate in this lively and interactive story time. Children with varying learning styles and...

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...

Children's Discovery Museum Storytime and Craft

Join the Children's Discovery Museum as they present a very special storytime and craft! This program will replace the regularly scheduled storytime, on the...

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...

Friends Of the Vineland Library's Lobby Sale

Come in to buy hand picked books and support your library programs!

Inclusive Storytime and Stay & Play

All children and their families are invited to participate in this lively and interactive monthly story time. Children with all learning styles and abilities...

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

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...

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...

Signing with Babies and Kids

Parents, babies, and kids are invited to learn basic sign language at Rose Garden Branch Library. We hope you’ll join us for this engaging and informative...

SIREN's Mobile Citizenship Clinic at the Library

SIREN will have Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) certified representatives to give free legal consultations to people with immigration issues/concerns. ...

Silicon Valley Reads Film Screening: Twelve Angry Men

Join us to view the movie “Twelve Angry Men.” A jury argues a case in a stuffy room on a hot summer's day. Eleven say "guilty!" But one holdout is convinced...

Amigos T-Shirt Drawing or Sale & Face Painting / Rifa o venta de playeras y pintacaritas de los Amigos

The Amigos de la Biblioteca Latinoamericana (Friends Group) are sponsoring a t-shirt drawing/sale and face painting for kids. Come support the Biblioteca...

Celebrity Storytime: Meteorologist Kari Hall from NBC Bay Area

Meteorologist Kari Hall from NBC Bay Area, will read “Cloudy with a chance of meatballs” to children as part of a special storytime. This event is part of...

Homework Center

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

Reading to Children with Ms. Nancy (on hiaturs)

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

One-on-One Computer Help

Drop by the Village Square Branch Library for one-on-one assistance with basic computer issues. Our Village Square Tech Mentors are skilled volunteers who...

Tech Mentor

Working happily away only to stumble across a computer issue? Then ask our Tech Mentor! Questions about e-mail, printing, online resumes, and other technical...

ESL Class Referral_Meet teacher Cris

Teacher Cris will be having open office hours to answer your questions.

Homework Club

Students in Kindergarten through Eighth Grade can bring their homework in and get help from our Coordinator and Tutors.

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...

Homework Club for Grades K-8

Need help with your homework? Volunteer tutors will be available to help K - 8th grade students with their homework. Drop in & Sign in. Parents must...

Inclusive Storytime & AnyAbility art & Craft

All children ages 3 and up and their families are invited to participate in this lively and interactive monthly story time. Children with varying learning...

ESL Class Referral_Meet teacher Cris

Teacher Cris will be having open office hours to answer your questions.

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...

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...

Oral Health Education by the Health Trust

According to the California Society of Pediatric Dentistry, more children miss school because of dental pain than any other reason. An oral health educator...

Unity Wreath

Children will trace hand shapes out of various shades of colored construction paper to make wreaths of hands in unity. For children ages 2-5.

VITA Tax Preparation

VITA offers free tax help to hard working individuals and families whose income is less than $53,000. Assistance is available in English, Spanish, and...

OneInMath Class for grades K-3

One session from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. will be offered at this branch. Children in kindergarten to 3rd-grade learn simple ways to add, subtract, multiply,...

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...

Reading is Power/¡Leer es Poder!- Tween Bilingual Book Club

This book club meets for 3 weeks. Come practice your English and Spanish as we discuss some of your favorite tween books. Books can be read in either...

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...

Clase de Nutricion

Venga y aprenda a cocinar recetas saludables para su familia. Recibirá un regalo por cada clase que atienda! Tambien recibirá un certificado al completar...

Oral Health Education by the Health Trust

According to the California Society of Pediatric Dentistry, more children miss school because of dental pain than any other reason. An oral health educator...

Reading to Children:  Stories with Ms Kathy

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

Recording Studio Orientation

Has the water shortage curtailed your shower seranades? Do you find yourself breaking out spontaneously into song? Are you looking to drop the bass, but not...

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...

Meet SJPL Works

Learn how the SJPL Works team can help you with all of your career, business, and entrepreneur questions. Do you want high-quality sales leads? Are you...

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