Events

Wednesday, March 28

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...

Water the Flowers in Spring and Summer

To keep the flowers and plants healthy where you live remember to water them whenever they need it. Or you can simply press the “Water the flowers” button...

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...

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...

Conversation Cafe: French

Learn simple words & simple phrases in these FREE six-week class series. FREE - Beginning, Basic Conversational Language Instruction Learn Simple Words &...

ESL Conversation Club - Intermediate

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

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...

ESL for Beginners

The ESL class for beginning English speakers concentrates on teaching participants simple English phrases. Adult English language learners will have a...

Preschool Storytime and Stay & Play

Come by to hear stories, sing songs, and develop the skills preschoolers need to become successful readers and succeed in school. This lively storytime is...

Toddler Storytime and Stay & 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...

Baby Lapsit Storytime

Babies learn and grow with new experiences. Engage your litle one with new sights, sounds and movement through books, songs, rhymes, 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...

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...

Japanese/English Storytelling

Join us for a fun bilingual storytelling session with our amazing volunteers. The event is for preschoolers primarily, but all ages are welcome. No...

Preschool Storytime and Stay & Play

This is a lively storytime with music and fingerplays, and rhymes for children ages 3-5 and their caregivers. We have a half hour of storytime followed by a...

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/Toddler Storytime & 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...

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...

Toddler Storytime and Stay & Play

The library will be closed Wednesday, July 4, for the Independence Day holiday. Toddlers start building skills needed to learn and succeed in school in a...

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...

Reading to Children with Ms. Carol

Join us on Wednesday mornings at 11:30 in the Children's Area/ Family Place for stories and songs with our volunteer Ms. Carol. Practice your Alphabet song;...

Conversation Café - Mandarin

Conversation Café - Mandarin FREE - Beginning, Basic Conversational Language InstructionLearn Simple Words & PhrasesSix weeks - 1 hour/weekBecome A Bridge...

ESL Writing Class for Citizenship Exam

Writing class for English Language Learners preparing for the Citizenship/Naturalization test/interview; however, all learners are welcome. No...

Reading to Children

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...

Citizenship Class

· This course is for lawful permanent residents who want to become citizens. · Students will learn about the civics (U.S. history and government) questions...

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 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....

Conversation Café - Korean

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

ESL Conversation Club

Join us to practice speaking English and make new friends in a relaxed environment. All ESL learners are welcome! Clubs meet weekly at the library with a...

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 Educational Park Branch Library for FREE delicious, nutritious snacks! Niños de 18 años de edad o...

Homework Club

Need help with your homework? Volunteer tutors will be available to help K - 12th grade students with their homework on Tuesday and Wednesday afternoons....

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...

Homework Club for Grades K-6

UPDATE: Final day for 2017-2018 School Year Homework Club is May 23 Teen volunteers will be helping kids and preteens with their homework and also teaching...

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...

Norma Reads to Children (English or Spanish)

Norma will read stories in English and Spanish. Children can practice their reading skills by reading to Norma. For kids of all ages.

Senator Satellite Office Hours

Senator Bob Wieckowski holds Satellite Office Hours on the 4th Wednesday of every month. Constituents are encouraged to visit and meet with the Senator's...

Music and Movement

Enjoy songs and movement activities that build motor and social skills, and increase independence as well as language ability in your child. These are...

 Conversation Café - Spanish

Conversation Café - Spanish FREE - Beginning, Basic Conversational Language LearningSix Weeks - 1 hour/weekBecome A Bridge Builder To The WorldCommunicate...

Common Core Math

Need help in common core math? Our team of volunteer tutors will be available to help children in 4th, 5th, and 6th grades. Drop-ins are welcome. No...

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,...

Game On! Wii for Teens

Please come join us for fun Wii games. Bring your friends or come and meet new ones.

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 Grades K-8

NOTE: Last day for Homework Club for 2017-2018 School Year is June 6 Having homework trouble? Join us for our weekly drop-In Homework Club. Volunteers are...

In Their Own Words - A Language Arts Program for 3rd and 4th Graders

"In Their Own Words" is a fun and enriching program for 3rd and 4th graders designed to help children develop their skills in language arts. Participants...

Preschool Lab: Magnets

Magnets are fun to play with for all ages! After a brief magnetic-themed storytime, children will explore a variety of basic magnet activity stations....

VITA Tax Preparation

VITA offers free tax help to hard working individuals and families whose income is less than $54,000. Assistance is available in English, Spanish, and...

Citizenship Mock Interview

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

Class full (Check back soon) Learn to Code: Python Coding Class for Kids and Teens

The jobs of the future are in computer science. This program will teach children, ages 10 and up, the basics of Python coding while allowing them to express...

Evergreen Chess Club, ages 8-17

Learn to play chess. Open to children, ages 8-17. Evergreen's Chess Club program will be offered on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month. Instruction...

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....

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 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...

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 Buddies

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday Teen volunteers are available to read to children or assist them to read. Program is designed for children grades K-3 Những...

Wii Wednesdays

Get your game on every Wednesday after school in the teen room! Come hang out, meet people, play board games and wii games, or challenge the librarian to a...

teensReach Meeting

This leadership and volunteer service group for teens ages 13-18 meets monthly. Get involved, earn volunteer hours and be a leader in the library. For more...

Bilingual English-Persian Reading to Children

Join us for fun-filled bilingual stories by our wonderful volunteer. This reading to children event is in English and Farsi and takes place every Wednesday...

Coding 5K Challenge: Game Design

Children ages 9-13 are invited to this beginning coding program using Scratch. Participants will learn basic video game coding concepts by making different...

Math Tutoring (6th - 12th grades)

Tutoring for students in 6th-12th grades. Teen volunteers will provide homework help and assistance to problems you do not know.

Reading to Furry Friends

Children are invited to practice reading to gentle and trained assistance dogs just longing for kids to read to them. Share your favorite story and make a...

Citizenship Class

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

Coding 5K Challenge: Game Design using Scratch

PROGRAM IS FULL Children ages 8-12 are invited to this beginning coding program using Scratch. Participants will learn basic video game coding concepts by...

Reading Buddies

Teen volunteers read with children in grades 1-4 to help build confidence and improve reading skills. Children can sign up for a 15-minute session at 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...

Class Full_Girls who Code

Are you interested in learning how to code? Registration is now open for the 2017-2018 Girls Who Code session at the Calabazas Library. Girls Who Code is a...

Family Storytime and Stay & Play

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...

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...

Family Story Time

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

Family Storytime at Evergreen

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

Cambrian Mystery Book Club

Join our Mystery Book Group for a great discussion! Newcomers are always welcome! Here is what we are reading: June 27,: Wilde Lake by Laura Lippman July...

Evening Book Club

Please join us for a fun and engaging evening of literary discussion. New members are welcome! Upcoming Titles June 27: Angle of Repose by Wallace...

Reading on the Avenue Book Club

Reading on the Avenue book club meets on the fourth Wednesday of every month except for November (3rd Wed.) and no meeting in December. This month's book is...

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