Events

Saturday, April 29

ARDUINO ELECTRONICS  MathAndCoding

ARDUINO ELECTRONICS MathAndCoding 10am

This is a workshop for 4-7th graders who want to learn about electronics and programming. They will learn how to build circuits and program an Arduino...

Tully Community Branch Library, Tech Room  
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...

Dr. Roberto Cruz 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 :)

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  
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 the Cambrian Library Book Sale

Friends of the Cambrian Library Book Sale 10am

Come support your community library at the Friends of the Cambrian Library book sale! Most adult and children's books from $0.50 -$1.00, CDs and DVDs $2.00....

Cambrian Branch Library, Community Room  
Friends of the Village Square Library Book Sale

Friends of the Village Square Library Book Sale 10am

Come browse the Friends of the Village Square Library's Book Sale. Great bargains can be found on gently used books and media. All proceeds support programs...

Village Square Branch Library, In front of the library  
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  
Tutoring Help

Tutoring Help 10am

Students! If you're looking for extra help so you can stand out in school then we've got you covered! Grades K-8 can come in and get help on homework,...

Hillview Branch Library, Teen Room  
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  
Fiesta Dance Party

Fiesta Dance Party 10:30am

Come celebrate El Dia de los Niños/El Día de los Libros (Children's Day/Book Day) with your friends at the library! We will tango, salsa, read, and play.......

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  
Saturday Stories, Songs, and Stuff

Saturday Stories, Songs, and Stuff 10:30am

Join us for stories, songs, and more every Saturday! Stay & Play will follow.

Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Children's Room  
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  
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  
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: Sewing Machine & Serger

Makerspace Training: Sewing Machine & Serger 11am

Would you like to create fun, custom projects using our sewing machine and/or serger? Come to one of our trainings in the TeenHQ Makerspace, located on the...

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...

Dr. Roberto Cruz 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....

Bascom Branch Library  
Wee Play Date

Wee Play Date 11am

Come play with us! - Week of the Young Child - Activities will be directed at children ages 5 years and younger, but all ages are welcome! San José Public...

Evergreen 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  
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 - Get ready for School!

Reading Buddies K-3 - Get ready for School! 11:30am

Kids in grades K-3 practice their reading skills with teen Volunteers. Our volunteers have recommitted for August dates - so please come take a turn reading...

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, Family Learning Center Classroom  
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  
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...

Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library  
Fiesta Dance Party

Fiesta Dance Party 1pm

Come celebrate El Dia de los Niños/El Día de los Libros (Children's Day/Book Day) with your friends at the library! We will tango, salsa, read, and play.......

Rose Garden Branch Library  
Fiesta Dance Party

Fiesta Dance Party 1pm

Come celebrate El Dia de los Niños/El Día de los Libros (Children's Day/Book Day) with your friends at the library! We will tango, salsa, read, and play.......

Tully Community Branch Library  
Jump for Joy Music

Jump for Joy Music 1pm

Jump For Joy Music performs engaging and energetic music that guarantees a fun time. Jump for Joy Music is a cooperative learning experience that teaches...

Village Square Branch Library  
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,...

Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Marketplace  
Volunteer Appreciation for Evergreen Branch Volunteers

Volunteer Appreciation for Evergreen Branch... 1pm

This week (April 24-29) is Library Volunteer Appreciation Week. Current volunteers—teensReach members, adult and teen volunteers at Evergreen Branch -- we...

Evergreen Branch Library  
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  
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 #4: Pattern Play: Logic, Classification, and Patterns - Families play with patterns and...

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library  
Mission Chamber Orchestra

Mission Chamber Orchestra 2pm

Enjoy an afternoon of classical and contemporary chamber music as performed by musicians from the Mission Chamber Orchestra of San Jose. Insights into the...

Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library  
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  
Village Square Advanced Chess Club

Village Square Advanced Chess Club 2:15pm

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

Village Square Branch Library, Community Room  
Board Games for Grown-ups

Board Games for Grown-ups 2:30pm

Grown Ups, we have an event for you! Join us for an Adults Board Games MeetUp. Enjoy a day cooperating, strategizing, and socializing with games like King...

Evergreen Branch Library, Community Room  
Chiquy Boom

Chiquy Boom 3pm

This fun bilingual silly magic show will include music and movement games for children of all ages. Let’s play, dance and have fun in English and Spanish...

Vineland Branch Library  
Let's Speak Chinese 我爱听故事

Let's Speak Chinese 我爱听故事 3pm

有趣的中文故事会! 爸爸妈妈哥哥姐姐一起来给我们讲故事,猜字谜,做游戏。我们要欢乐学中文!我爱听故事! Let’s speak Chinese! Stories, Poems, Riddles, Word Games. A lot of fun! This event will be in Chinese...

West Valley Branch Library, Community Room  
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  
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  
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  
Let's talk about college

Let's talk about college 4pm

Looking for information how to plan ahead for college. Come to the Village Square Branch Library and join us for college planning event for parents of tweens...

Village Square 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  
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 :)

Youth Science Enthusiasts Science Club

Youth Science Enthusiasts Science Club 4:30pm

Youth Science Enthusiasts is an organization that inspires a passion for science in all students through science fairs, experiments, and other related...

Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch Library, Community Room  

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