Events

Thursday, January 11

ESL Classes

All ESL classes don't require testing or pre-registration. Study materials are handed out during class time. Attend the appropriate class level. If unsure...

Make Your New Year's Wish

Make your New Year's wish by simply pressing the wish-upon-a-star button located at the Alviso Branch Library. If the star shines brightly in the night sky,...

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...

ESL Class Level 3 Low Intermediate Reading-Speaking

Prepare and practive on the most current model test.focus on Listening using audio CD and discussionHandouts provided to practice comprehensionBreak away...

ESL Conversation Club - Beginner

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

Health Insurance Counseling and Advocacy Program

The Sourcewise Health Insurance Counseling and Advocacy Program (HICAP) helps you navigate the Medicare maze so you understand your options and choose what's...

Nana y Yo - YMCA Early Learning Readiness Program

ATTENTION: As of 1/19/18 the program at Hillview Branch Library is full at this time but you can still register for the wait list. Please contact Yessalin...

Arts Enrichment Class for Children 0 to 5

Parents and children come together in an interactive class that is designed to help preschool & pre-kindergarten aged children develop 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 & 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 & 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 & 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

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...

ESL Class for High-Beginners / Clase de Ingles para principiantes de nivel alto

Improve your English conversation! This class will meet Tuesdays and Thursdays, January 9 — May 29, 2018. Basic Requirements: · Must be at least 18 years...

One on One Computer Assistance

Schedule a 30 minute one-on-one session with our computer mentors. Sign-ups can be done in-person at the Rose Garden Branch Library or over the phone during...

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...

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 & 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 & Play

For children from birth up to age 3 (0-36 mos.) and their parents/caregivers. Please Note: We will have none of our regular Storytimes from December 23 -...

Bilingual Baby and Toddler Storytime / Hora de cuentos bilingüe para Bebes y Niños Pequeños

Come join and enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy development and help foster a love of books and reading. Sharing the...

Bilingual Inclusive Storytime / Hora de cuento inclusivo y bilingüe

Children of all ages and their families are invited to participate in this lively and interactive monthly storytime. Children with varying learning styles...

ESL Conversation Class

Expand your English language skills with a casual volunteer-led ESL class offered at Santa Teresa Branch Library. Students will work on exercises during...

ESL Conversation Club

English as a Second Language (ESL) Beginning Level creates a welcoming and respectful environment for adult learners of English to develop Basic Literacy...

Grupo de estudio de ciudadania para personas mayor de 65 años

Prepárese para el examen de Ciudadanía de los Estados Unidos a través de 20 de las 100 preguntas de civismo proporcionadas por el USCIS. ¡También tendrá la...

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...

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...

Yoga

Looking for a yoga class? Come join us at the Village Square Library for a yoga class delivered by a certified instructor. Dress comfortably. Drop-ins are...

Baby Lapsit Storytime

Babies learn and grow with new experiences. Enhance your baby’s brainpower and engage your little one with new sights, sounds and movement through books,...

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...

Tiempo Para Mi ~ Grupo Para Mujeres * Time For Me ~ Women's Group

¡Venga y acompáñenos para este nuevo programa! Este es un grupo en español para mujeres para que aprendan acerca de los programas y recursos que ofrecemos...

ESL Class Levels 2-3-4-5- Low Intermediate Pronunciation IPA Guide

This class will help Advanced level students in their spoken English through interactive activities. Improve fluency and strenghthen vocabulary. · Learn...

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...

Computer 101: An intro to computer basics

It is never too late to be introduced to computers. Come learn how to use programs and identify hardware in a relax and friendly environment. Tuesdays...

Preschool Storytime with 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...

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...

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...

French Conversation Club

Focus on speaking and learning French phrases for social interaction. Learn common greetings, classroom expressions, skills for daily living. It is...

Game Day

School age children are invitied to participate in this fun after school program happening every Thursday. Play ping-pong, test out your Wii skills, compete...

Reading to Children

Let your children listen to stories read by our volunteer in the Children’s Area of the library. No appointment is necessary — just drop in!

Tips to Boost your Resume and an Introduction to Big Interview

Increase the marketability of your resume by incorporating accomplishment statements and transferable skills. A career librarian will show you how to revise...

Weekly Information Table: Seven Trees Community Center

Learn information about various community events and register for adult, kid and youth classes, programs, seminars and more to be held this spring and summer...

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....

Homework Coach

Need help with your homework? Volunteer tutors will be available to help K - 12th grade students with their homework Saturday afternoon. Drop-ins are welcome...

STEM for kids

Join us for hands-on fun! This family-oriented program is designed for children and their caregivers to explore and create together. We will read a story and...

Dr. King's Birthday: Community Dreams

Celebrate the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. by learning about Dr. King's legacy and his dreams of peace and equality. Add your own dreams for 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...

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...

Dr. King's Birthday: Community Dreams

Celebrate the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. by learning about Dr. King's legacy and his dreams of peace and equality. Add your own dreams for the...

Dr. King's Birthday: Community Dreams

Celebrate the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. by learning about Dr. King's legacy and his dreams of peace and equality. Add your own dreams for the...

ESL Class Referral from Teacher Cris

Consultation with Teacher Cris at Seventrees branch from Tuesday-Saturday. Meeting with Teacher Cris to evaluate the student's English level.

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...

Individual Computer Help

Schedule a 30 minute one-on-one session for computer tutorials. This program is held every Thursday and is intended for all ages. Sign-ups can be done...

Community Conversation

We want to hear from you! Join us for a conversation. This conversation is a chance for us to better understand your aspirations for the community, the...

Creative Writing Workshop for Grades K-8

Get your creative juices flowing in this program for elementary and middle school students! Practice your writing skills in this creative writing workshop...

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...

Getting Started With E-Books

Did you receive an e-reader or tablet as a holiday gift but aren't sure how to use it? Learn how to load the library's free e-books and audiobooks onto your...

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...

Levels 2-3-4-5 Focus on  Writing 1

For adults to advance levels. · In class Students will learn clear and easy grammar concepts · Extensive practice to help students make writing skills ·...

Reading Buddies

Is your child struggling with reading? Are you feeling frustrated? Try a reading buddy for your child. Trained teen volunteers listen to children in...

Reading to Children with Ms. Vismaya

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

Market Research

Experts recommend that in order to start a successful business, you need to do market research. But what does that mean? Come find out at our hour-long...

Resumé and Job Search Assistance

Join us at the library for help finding the job of your dreams. Our volunteers, Michelle (2nd Thursday of each month) and Kala (4th Thursday of each month),...

Spanish Conversation Club

This is for ADULT customers who want to learn basic Spanish phrases and conversation. Every Thursday at 5:00pm. No Registration Needed. No class...

Village Square Chess Club

Learn to play chess at the Village Square Library! Beginners and intermediate level. Registeration is required. Participants may also register at the...

Bilingual Storytime / Hora de cuentos bilingüe

Come join and enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy development and help foster a love of books and reading. Sharing the...

Community Conversation

We want to hear from you! Join us for a conversation. This conversation is a chance for us to better understand your aspirations for the community, 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...

Reading Buddies

Is your child struggling with reading? Are you feeling frustrated? Try a reading buddy for your child. At the library, we will have a trained teen who...

Volunteer Away Your Fines as a Computer Concierge

Library computers are among the most popular services we offer the public, but with heavy use comes the need for cleanliness. You can volunteer away your...

Anxiety and OCD Support Group

Do you suffer from constant worry or obsessive thoughts? Do you feel that anxiety controls your life? This group is a safe, welcoming place for us to help...

Pajama Storytime

Come join us for great stories and songs. Wear your most comfortable pajamas and bring your favorite stuffed animal. All ages are welcome!

Thursday, January 11


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