Events

Saturday, April 22

Art Exhibition by Bay Area Artist David Lew

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...

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, 4th Floor Exhibit Gallery  
Basic Computer Help

Basic Computer Help 10am

Do you have questions about using a computer? Do you want to learn how to set up an email account, surf the web or do something else on a computer? Come for...

Alum Rock Branch Library, Tech Center  
CLASS FULL - Girls Who Code Class

CLASS FULL - Girls Who Code Class 10am

Are you interested in learning how to code? Registration is now open for the 2016-2017 Girls Who Code session. Girls Who Code is a national non-profit,...

Calabazas Branch Library, Group Study Room  

Limited space, please register in advance :)

Calligraphy Thư Pháp Căn Bản

Calligraphy Thư Pháp Căn Bản 10am

Lớp học Thư Pháp Chữ Việt giúp khuyến khích cá nhân hiểu biết sâu sắc hơn về thư pháp, lịch sử và các ứng dụng của nó. Không những vậy, thực hành...

Tully Community Branch Library, FLC Room  
Computer Assistance with a Tech Mentor Volunteer

Computer Assistance with a Tech Mentor Volunteer 10am

Tech mentoring and Computer 1-on-1 assistance A Volunteer Tech Mentor/computer coach will be available to help customers increase their computer skills. ...

Bascom Branch Library, Tech Center  
Computer Help

Computer Help 10am

Drop-in to learn general computer knowledge and how to use internet, email, Microsoft Word, and online job applications. Volunteers available on Tuesdays...

Educational Park Branch Library, Tech Connect  
Drop-in tech tutoring and ESL

Drop-in tech tutoring and ESL 10am

Get help with technology tutoring and English conversation every Saturday. A Volunteer Tech Mentor/computer coach will be available to help customers...

Alviso Branch Library, Group Study Room  
ESL Conversation Club

ESL Conversation Club 10am

English as a Second Language (ESL) Conversation Clubs create a welcoming and respectful environment for adult learners of English to practice their English...

Educational Park Branch Library, Group Study Room  
Friends of Willow Glen Branch Library Quarterly Booksale

Friends of Willow Glen Branch Library Quarterly... 10am

Come browse the Friends of the Willow Glen Library’s Book Sale . Great bargains can be found on gently used books and media. All proceeds support programs at...

Willow Glen Branch Library, Community Room  
Friends of the Edenvale Library Booksale

Friends of the Edenvale Library Booksale 10am

Shop at our Huge Book Sale and purchase gently used hardcover, paperback and children's books, CDs and DVDs at rock bottom prices! All proceeds support...

Edenvale Branch Library, Community Room  
Friends of the Evergreen Library Book Sale

Friends of the Evergreen Library Book Sale 10am

Please join us for a book sale hosted by the Friends of the Evergreen Library. A great selection of gently used books (for children, teens and adults), DVDs...

Evergreen Branch Library, Community Room  
Khmer Language Class

Khmer Language Class 10am

This program is designed to help keep the Cambodian Language and Culture alive in San Jose. All ages are welcome.

Hillview Branch Library, FLC Classroom and Area  
Mexican Folkloric Dancing Class  / Clase de Baile Folklórico

Mexican Folkloric Dancing Class / Clase de... 10am

Come join us to learn Mexican Folkloric Dancing. This class offers an excellent opportunity to learn about the richness of the Mexican culture through...

Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library, Community Room  
One-On-One Computer Help in Vietnamese

One-On-One Computer Help in Vietnamese 10am

Do you have questions about using a computer? Do you want to learn how to set up an email account, surf the web or do something else on the computer? Come to...

Seven Trees Branch Library  
Yoga Saturday

Yoga Saturday 10:15am

Please join us for a free Yoga class that is suitable for beginners. Dress comfortably. We have yoga mats to loan you!

Alviso Branch Library, Community Room  
ESL Conversation Club

ESL Conversation Club 10:30am

Focus on speaking and learning phrases for social interaction. Learn common greetings, classroom expressions, skills for daily living. Handouts will be...

Edenvale Branch Library, Community Room and Group Study B or A  
ESL Conversation Club

ESL Conversation Club 10:30am

English as a Second Language (ESL) Conversation Clubs create a welcoming and respectful environment for adult learners of English to practice their English...

Tully Community Branch Library, Study Room B  
Family Storytime and Stay & Play

Family Storytime and Stay & Play 10:30am

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...

Pearl Avenue Branch Library  
Free Guitar Practice

Free Guitar Practice 10:30am

Come join Mr. Isidro R. Jimenez at this drop in program and learn how to play guitar or practice with others. All ages welcome. * Must bring your own guitar.

Hillview Branch Library, Community Room  
Senior Health Information from Sourcewise

Senior Health Information from Sourcewise 10:30am

Learn about resources available to senior citizens in this presentation by Sourcewise. Sourcewise is a nonprofit organization providing services such as...

Berryessa Branch Library  
ESL Conversation Club * ESL Club de Conversación

ESL Conversation Club * ESL Club de Conversación 11am

English as a Second Language (ESL) Conversation Clubs create a welcoming and respectful environment for adult learners of English to practice their English...

Hillview Branch Library, Study Room B  
Earth Day Storytime

Earth Day Storytime 11am

Join our regular storytime to hear special books celebrating Earth Day! Learn how fun, beautiful, and vital nature is to our world. Stay after to get a...

Berryessa Branch Library  
Family Storytime and Stay & Play

Family Storytime and Stay & Play 11am

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...

Berryessa Branch Library  
Family Storytime and Stay & Play

Family Storytime and Stay & Play 11am

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...

Village Square Branch Library  
LEGO® Fun

LEGO® Fun 11am

Come with your creativity and imagination! Older children, teens, and adults may want to build using our LEGO® materials.* We also have large DUPLO® blocks...

Bascom Branch Library, Bascom Children's area  
Makerspace Training: Vinyl Cutter

Makerspace Training: Vinyl Cutter 11am

Would you like to create fun, custom projects using our vinyl cutter? Come to one of our trainings in the TeenHQ Makerspace, located on the mezzanine above...

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ  
Movement & Mindfulness

Movement & Mindfulness 11am

Join an experienced yoga instructor in a relaxing, beginner-level weekly practice focusing on stretching and mindfulness. All ages and experience levels are...

Alum Rock Branch Library, Community Room  
SCV Water District: Graywater Laundry to Landscape Rebate

SCV Water District: Graywater Laundry to... 11am

Come to this seminar to find out and begin the approval process for a $200 rebate for properly connecting a clothes washer to a graywater irrigation system....

Cambrian Branch Library  
One-on-One Computer and Tech Tutoring with Teach Seniors Technology

One-on-One Computer and Tech Tutoring with... 11:15am

Do you need help with your computer? Are you wondering how to create that excel sheet? Or are you stuck with an application, not knowing how to continue? ...

Almaden Branch Library, Computers on the side of Tech Center  
Family Storytime

Family Storytime 11:30am

Join us at the library for a fun-filled storytime for the whole family. Songs, stories, and fingerplays to make your day.

Educational Park Branch Library  
Play and Learn/ Jugar y Aprender

Play and Learn/ Jugar y Aprender 11:30am

This class focuses on strengthening early literacy skills through the power of play and stories. Bilingual Stories, early literacy games and musical...

Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library, Children's Area  
Reading Buddies K-3

Reading Buddies K-3 11:30am

Kids in grades K-3 practice their reading skills with teen Volunteers Trained teen volunteers listen to children in Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, or 3rd grade who...

Evergreen Branch Library, Children's Area  
Citizenship Class

Citizenship Class 12pm

Learn English phrases, Civics, U.S History and Government while practicing for your citizenship interview. If your citizenship interview is coming up, this...

Hillview Branch Library, FLC- Classroom  
Earth Day: The Lorax

Earth Day: The Lorax 12pm

Celebrate Earth Day by joining us for a reading of The Lorax and making your own Truffula Tree. Recommended for ages 3 and up.

Tully Community Branch Library  
One-on-One Computer Help

One-on-One Computer Help 12pm

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...

Village Square Branch Library, Lobby  
Spoon Bugs

Spoon Bugs 12pm

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

Alum Rock Branch Library  
Reading to Children

Reading to Children 12:30pm

Miss Stephanie reads to children in the Doris Dillon Reading Room. Children enjoy one-on-one interaction with her, and they can choose the stories they wish...

Almaden Branch Library, Children's Picture Book Area  
Bilingual Family Storytime Spanish/English

Bilingual Family Storytime Spanish/English 1pm

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...

Alum Rock Branch Library  
Geography for Tomorrow: Space

Geography for Tomorrow: Space 1pm

Geography for Tomorrow is an award winning nonprofit organization that aims to spread geo-literacy to youth, teaching topics ranging from political geography...

Tully Community Branch Library  
Math, Science, Writing and SAT Tutoring

Math, Science, Writing and SAT Tutoring 1pm

Do you need tutoring for your Math, Science, Writing and SAT Test? We have very good volunteers can help you on these subjects! Free. No registration...

Seven Trees Branch Library, Study Room 2  
Migration Map (Mapa de Migración)

Migration Map (Mapa de Migración) 1pm

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,...

Alum Rock Branch Library, Marketplace  
Omega Robotics Workshop

Omega Robotics Workshop 1pm

Omega Robotics Workshop is a robotics program for children in grades 6-8. This program covers the basics of robotics programming and mechanical design,...

Village Square Branch Library, Community Room  
Spoon Bugs

Spoon Bugs 1pm

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

Hillview Branch Library  
Video Game Tournament at TeenHQ

Video Game Tournament at TeenHQ 1pm

Join us and win fame and glory during our Video Game Tournament. Compete in Super Smash Brothers for mad bragging rights and a coveted TeenHQ...

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, TeenHQ  
Earth Day: The Lorax

Earth Day: The Lorax 1:30pm

Celebrate Earth Day by joining us for a reading of The Lorax and making your own Truffula Tree. Recommended for ages 3 and up.

East San José Carnegie Branch Library  
Music and Movement at Evergreen Branch Library!

Music and Movement at Evergreen Branch Library! 1:30pm

Songs and movement activities build motor and social skills and increase independence and language ability in your child. They're also lots of fun! We'll...

Evergreen Branch Library, Community Room  
CLASS FULL: IDEA: Innovative Development by Entrepreneurs Association

CLASS FULL: IDEA: Innovative Development by... 2pm

Are you into business? Being creative and building your own company? Ever wondered how it would be to be your own boss when you are older? Sign up for a free...

Calabazas Branch Library, Community Room  

Limited space, please register in advance :)

ESL Conversation Club

ESL Conversation Club 2pm

English as a Second Language (ESL) Conversation Clubs create a welcoming and respectful environment for adult learners of English to practice their English...

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, 3rd floor - Room 390  
Earth Day Grassy Garden Gnomes

Earth Day Grassy Garden Gnomes 2pm

Make a Grassy Garden Gnome and watch him sprout hair! This fun nature craft is engaging and kid-friendly.

Berryessa Branch Library  
Earth Day Grassy Garden Gnomes

Earth Day Grassy Garden Gnomes 2pm

Make a Grassy Garden Gnome and watch him sprout hair! This fun nature craft is engaging and kid-friendly.

Seven Trees Branch Library  
Family Math and Engineering Presented by The Tech Museum of Innovation/ Family Math and Engineering presentado por The Tech Museum of Innovation

Family Math and Engineering Presented by The... 2pm

Free bilingual classes in English and Spanish for families! Class #3: A Grand Time: Telling Time - Discover how time flies as families design and build...

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library  
LEGO® Fun

LEGO® Fun 2pm

Please join us at 2:00 p.m., for our LEGO® Fun meeting. We will have lots of LEGO® blocks for the big kids, and DUPLO® blocks and Mega Blocks for the...

Pearl Avenue Branch Library, Community Room  
Reading to Children

Reading to Children 2pm

Manju, our trained volunteer, will be reading to children of all ages in the Children's Room. Come listen to some wonderful stories!

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Children's Room  
Silicon Valley Young Coder's Club

Silicon Valley Young Coder's Club 2pm

Interested in learning more about computer science, programming, and how to launch your own startup? Join a new session of the Silicon Valley Young Coder’s...

Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library, Community Room  
Spoon Bugs

Spoon Bugs 2pm

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

Educational Park Branch Library  
Zunzun: The Water Beat

Zunzun: The Water Beat 2pm

All around us water is constantly moving and dancing around in creeks, rivers, evaporation and rain. Learn how to incorporate these movements and sounds into...

West Valley Branch Library  
Village Square Advanced Chess Club

Village Square Advanced Chess Club 2:15pm

The Village Square Advanced Chess Club is a free weekly chess club for tournament level chess players ages 7 to 15 with USCF rating above 400 or equivalent...

Village Square Branch Library, Group Study Room 2  
Earth Day: The Lorax

Earth Day: The Lorax 3pm

Celebrate Earth Day by joining us for a reading of The Lorax and making your own Truffula Tree. Recommended for ages 3 and up.

Alviso Branch Library  
One on One Computer Help

One on One Computer Help 3pm

Learn basic computer skills with a one-on-one volunteer computer tutor.

Pearl Avenue Branch Library  
One-on-One Computer Help

One-on-One Computer Help 3pm

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...

Evergreen Branch Library, Internet Cafe  
Citizenship Class \ Mock Interview

Citizenship Class \ Mock Interview 3:30pm

Learn English language, Civics, U.S History and Government while practicing for your citizenship interview. If your citizenship interview is coming up, this...

Seven Trees Branch Library, Family Learning Center  
South Bay Guitar Society presents the Guitar Story

South Bay Guitar Society presents the Guitar Story 3:30pm

Ben Zussman and Jerry Snyder will present the Guitar Story. They will perform a variety of guitar styles including Latin, Jazz, Classical, Blues, Flamenco...

Bascom Branch Library, Community Room  
Tutoring: Math (4th-12th grade) and Computer Science Programming

Tutoring: Math (4th-12th grade) and Computer... 3:30pm

Need help with math (Grades 4th-12th) or computer science? Siddharth, our very capable volunteer, provides tutoring in advanced math concepts including...

Bascom Branch Library, Group Study Room 1  
CS First

CS First 4pm

Empowering students to create with technology, our computer science materials are provided by Google and target grades 4 through 8 (ages 9-14) and will be...

Calabazas Branch Library, Community Room  

Limited space, please register in advance :)

Chess Club

Chess Club 4pm

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

Hillview Branch Library, Children's Area  
Computer Tutoring

Computer Tutoring 4pm

Do you have questions about using a computer? Do you want to learn how to set up an email account, surf the web or do something else on a computer? Come to...

Almaden Branch Library  
HTML / CSS for Kids

HTML / CSS for Kids 4pm

Learn how to animate using HTML coding in this workshop for kids. Children will learn the basics of HTML/CSS to complete one or two projects in the course of...

Almaden Branch Library, Program Room  
Knitting Club

Knitting Club 4pm

Like to Knit? Bring your project and join our knitting club. Everyone welcome! Related eResources Interested in more craft ideas? Download free issues of...

Almaden Branch Library  
Reading Buddies

Reading Buddies 4pm

Kids in grades K-3 practice their reading skills with teen volunteers. Trained teen volunteers listen to children in Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, or 3rd grade...

Village Square Branch Library, Children's Area  
Success Without Stress

Success Without Stress 4pm

We are immersed in numerous activities, like taking care of family, working with tough deadlines, etc. In the process we might have experienced some or all...

Village Square Branch Library, Group Study Room 2  
Toastmaster's Meeting in English & Vietnamese

Toastmaster's Meeting in English & Vietnamese 4pm

VIỆT MỸ is a Toastmasters club that helps members improve their communication and leadership skills in both English and Vietnamese. Members attend meetings...

East San José Carnegie Branch Library, Family Learning Center  
Zunzun: The Water Beat

Zunzun: The Water Beat 4pm

All around us water is constantly moving and dancing around in creeks, rivers, evaporation and rain. Learn how to incorporate these movements and sounds into...

Tully Community Branch Library  
Kidz Kode: Computer Programming

Kidz Kode: Computer Programming 4:15pm

Kidz Kode is a free program for children (ages 9 to 14) to help master basic logic skills and build strong foundations in computer programming. Our goal is...

Bascom Branch Library, Family Learning Classroom  
Build Beyond ! Learning with LEGO® for Kids

Build Beyond ! Learning with LEGO® for Kids 4:30pm

Learning with LEGO® engages younger children by introducing them to fun, stress free activities that focus on different skills such as teamwork, problem...

West Valley Branch Library  

Limited space, please register in advance :)

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