Events

Monday, March 12

The Art of Protest

Presented to you by Sharat G. Lin, PhD. Mr. Lin is a collector and is the curator of “The Art of Protest” collection. He is also the former President of...

Women's History Quiz

Celebrate Women’s History Month by testing your knowledge! If you are 12 years old or older, pick up a quiz and return it to the Information Desk for a...

eBook Help

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 Class - Beginner level

Through a partnership with East Side Adult Education, Alum Rock Library's ESL Class provides English language learners practice with reading, writing and...

Conversation Café - Italian

Conversation Café - Italian FREE - beginning, basic conversational Language LearningSix Weeks - 1 hour/weekBecome A Bridge Builder To The WorldCommunicate...

Conversation Café - Russian

FREE - beginning, basic conversational Language LearningSix Weeks - 1 hour/weekBecome A Bridge Builder To The WorldCommunicate While TravelingImpress Family,...

Four Forgotten Local Legends

Learn more about four California Poets in honor of National Poetry Month. Ina Coolbrith, Edwin Markham, Bret Harte and Edith Daley are highlighted. For the...

One-on-One Computer Help

Note: One-on-One Computer Help is cancelled for Monday, May 21. It will begin again on Monday, June 4. Do you have questions about using a computer? Do you...

Volunteer Away Your Fines as a Research Participant

Help the SJPL Web Team improve the library website while reducing your library fines at a rate of $20 per hour. Become a volunteer research participant....

Free Afternoon Snacks * Programa Gratuito de Bocadillos

Children ages 18 and younger are eligible to join us at Educational Park Branch Library for FREE delicious, nutritious snacks! Niños de 18 años de edad o...

Back to Bach: Kids for Classical

Kids of all ages are welcome to join classical musicians from around the Bay Area and the San Francisco Conservatory of Music. The program will include: A...

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...

Game On! Wii for Teens ... on HIATUS until September 2018

Get your game on every Monday afternoon in the teen room. Come hang out with friends, meet new people, and play video games. Get your competitive juices...

Homework Club for Grades K-8

Volunteers will be available to help children in Grades K-8 with their homework. For more information about this program please contact the Children's Room...

Tech Tutor

Get individualized help and instruction on basic computer and eBook use. No reservations necessary!

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...

Homework Club for Elementary and Middle School Students ... LAST DAY MAY 14th!

THIS PROGRAM IS DONE FOR THE SCHOOL YEAR!! IT WILL RETURN MONDAY, AUGUST 20th ... Need help with your homework? Volunteer tutors will be available to help...

Inclusive Storytime

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

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...

Homework Club  & Math tutoring

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

Homework Club K-6

Need help with your homework? Volunteer tutors will be available to help K - 6th grade students with their homework after school. Drop-ins are welcome - no...

LEGO® Fun

We supply LEGO® of all sizes, you bring your imagination! The program conducted by the San José Public Library is not affiliated, sponsored, or endorsed by...

LEGO® Fun

You supply the creativity. We supply the LEGO®s. Come have some fun and let your imagination run wild! This program is not affiliated, sponsored, or...

Math Tutoring for K-9 Students

Does your child need help with math? Are you tired of struggling with homework? Teen volunteers are available for one-on-one tutoring in mathematics. They...

Reading to Furry Friends

Join us here at Edenvale Branch Library for our Reading to Furry Friends program for children. At this program, we will pair children who want to improve...

Volunteer Away Your Fines as a Research Participant

Help the SJPL Web Team improve the library website while reducing your library fines at a rate of $20 per hour. Become a volunteer research participant....

Back to Bach: Kids for Classical

The Back to BACH Project will present at Rose Garden Library on March 12 at 4:30pm. Kids of all ages are welcome to join classical musicians from around the...

Beginning Mandarin Language & Culture Class

Note: Beginning Mandarin Language 7 Culture Class on Monday, June 4th is cancelled. Please join us again on the following Monday, June 11th! A beginning...

CLASS FULL: Weekly Problem-Solving Math Class

Registration has filled but drop-ins will be accepted as space allows. No class February 19. The goal of this weekly class series is to instill a love of...

Crafternoons

Every Monday at Joyce Ellington get creative at our Crafternoons program! Supplies will be provided. For kids and teens. Free. No registration required.

Reading to Children

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

 Basic Computer Class

Learn how to use a computer and navigate the internet. Receive instruction in a variety of computer applications including Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel,...

Computer Assistance with a Tech Mentor

Do you want to learn how to send emails, search the internet, apply for jobs online or learn other computer basic skills? A Tech Mentor volunteer will be...

FunMath4Kids

FunMath4Kids is a FREE math tutoring program for kids in grades 1 through 8. Kids will have fun while they learn new math skills and become more confident...

LEGO® Fun/ Diversión con LEGO®

Come join our LEGO® Fun program where your child will have the opportunity to expand their creativity, and develop critical skills through the power of...

Pokemon Fun Club

Our club aims to educate its members on how to play the game of Pokemon, which cards/methods of buying cards are a waste of money, how to trade cards...

Read to Thrive 1st & 2nd Grade Book Club

Love to read or just need more practice? Join Read to Thrive’s lively monthly book club for readers at the 1st and 2nd grade reading level. Participants...

Silicon Valley Reads: Nine to Ninety Film Screening

Film screening of a story of a family at a crossroads, Nine to Ninety is a portrait of three generations coming together to face the questions and...

 Lawyers in the Library

The last appointment for Spring 2018 will be May 21. Lawyers will be available to meet in-person at the library. Lawyers in the Library is held on the...

Silicon Valley Reads: Alzheimer's Project Film Screening

This film features five portraits of caregiving for Alzheimer’s. Created by the award-winning team behind HBO’s acclaimed Addiction project, this...

Yoga Club

Please join us for a free Yoga class that is suitable for beginners. Dress comfortably.

Aztec Dance Class

Movimiento Cultural Anáhuac invites the public to join their Aztec Dance group at no charge. Learn the art and culture of Aztec Dancing. This program is open...

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