Events

Tuesday, April 18

Art Exhibition by Bay Area Artist David Lew

We are pleased to announce an exhibition of paintings from 2016-2017 by Bay Area artist David Lew. The show features the artist’s abstract work, including a...

Code for Fun: Product Design with Coding and Crafts for Girls

Product design camp for girls ages 8 - 12 years old. This program is Code for Fun's way of building entrepreneurship and design skills with young, creative...

Las Madres Stay and Play

Las Madres presents Stay and Play in the Community Room. Parents and children are invited to come and get acquainted. This event is aimed at the 2 and...

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,...

USCIS Naturalization Information Session / Servicio de Ciudadanía e Inmigración de EEUU

Please join us for this FREE Naturalization Information Session for Legal Permanent Residents and Interested Naturalization Applicants. Topics covered at...

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...

Children's Discovery Museum Storytime

Join us for a special storytime with Ms. Vera Escobedo from the Children's Discovery Museum. This storytime will allow children to explore new sounds and...

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...

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

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 (with ASL Interpretation)

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

Street Smarts: Pedestrian & Bike Safety w/ 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...

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...

Spoon Bugs

Make insects such as ants, ladybugs and dragonflies out of plastic spoons and learn about their roles in our ecosystems. Recommended for preschool and...

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...

AMERICANIZE YOUR ENGLISH

Students will hear common everyday phrases used naturally by native speakers and set in a realistic practical situations. Students will create their own...

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...

Homework Coach

Students in grades K-12 can get help with their homework, or guidance in improving their math and reading skills.

Poetry Month - Letter Writing Station "Post Office"

Children who would like to practice writing letters will find a Letter-writing "Post Office" station on a table the end of the Children's Fiction area. This...

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...

"Sew Easy" Puppet Making Workshopfor 6-10 year olds

Basic pre-sewing skills craft for 6-10 year olds. Kids will create their own puppets and learn some beginning sewing skills. Tuesday afternoon three hour...

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...

Homework Center

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

Kids Who Code

Kids Who Code is a fun coding camp for kids in grades 3 through 6. Students will learn to code using a simple coding program, Scratch. This camp is a great...

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...

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...

3D Print with Bou-Yu

Are you interested in 3D printers but not sure how to start? Have you been to a training (or four) but still want to learn more about the equipment? Visit...

Arts & Crafts  / Arte y Manualidades

Join us to learn how to promote healthy development of young children ages 0–5 during this special hour using arts and crafts! We will be using imagination...

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 in Spanish for Beginners)

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...

Evergreen Chess Club - Sign up now: Beginners welcome!

Learn to play chess. Open to children, ages 8 and above. Evergreen's Chess Club program will be offered on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month. ...

High School Math Tutor

Need help figuring out a tricky math problem? Drop by our expert math tutor's table with your toughest math questions for some homework and study help.

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...

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...

One-on-One Computer Help

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

TeenHQ Tutoring

Got a test you need to ace? A book report that looms ominously? Do you just want to know what the word “ominously” means? In other words, need help...

Zunzun: Musica de las Americas

Bring the family to be a part of the show! ZunZun brings instruments from all over the world and has kids from the audience come up to be a part of the show....

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,...

Science4U: Earth Science for Grades 2-5

Science4U is a FREE, fun science program involving lectures, hands-on activities, and worksheets. Each session will cover a different area of science. This...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Village Square Chess Club

Learn to play chess at the Village Square Library! To sign up, please send an email to evchess1@gmail.com. Sign ups are appreciated, but drop ins are...

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...

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...

Parents Helping Parents

Third Tuesday of each month Join Parents Helping Parents’ Vietnamese Support Group. The group will provide presentation and free information to support...

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