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Monday March 28, 2016 -  Monday May 16, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none Library Bucks Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Read library books to earn Library Bucks and then use them to get super cool prizes on Kids Auction and Shopping Day!  For kids 13 or under.

Important dates: 

March 28 - May 9, 2016: Sign up and collect Library Bucks for the books you read during Game Table open hours:
                                         Mondays/Tuesdays: 3:30-6:30 PM, Wednesdays/Thursdays: 3:30-5:30 PM, Saturdays: 10:00 AM-4:00 PM
Saturday, May 14, 2016, 1:30-4:30 PM: Auction and Shopping
Monday, May 16, 2016, 6:00-7:30 PM: Make-up Shopping

To download the reading log, please click HERE.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Sunday May 1, 2016 Go To Top
office_pencil 1:30 PM  -  4:40 PM Storybook Writing Workshop-grades 3-6 Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join the Creative Writing Club and learn about writing and illustrating books for children. This free workshop is for stundents in grades 3-6. Registration is necessary and begins Saturday April 23 at 10 a.m.


Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Monday May 2, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none Library Bucks Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Read library books to earn Library Bucks and then use them to get super cool prizes on Kids Auction and Shopping Day!  For kids 13 or under.

Important dates: 
March 28 - May 9, 2016: Sign up and collect Library Bucks for the books you read during Game Table open hours:
                                         Mondays/Tuesdays: 3:30-6:30 PM, Wednesdays/Thursdays: 3:30-5:30 PM, Saturdays: 10:00 AM-4:00 PM
Saturday, May 14, 2016, 1:30-4:30 PM: Auction and Shopping
Monday, May 16, 2016, 6:00-7:30 PM: Make-up Shopping

To download the reading log, please click HERE.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
anim_cat 2:00 PM  -  2:50 PM Preschool Storytime plus Stay And Play, for 3-5 year olds Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This storytime is for children ages 3 - 5 years old and not yet in kindergarten. Each program will consist of stories, fingerplays, songs and a 15 minute stay and play after the storytime. Age limits will be enforced, tickets will be available 15 minutes before the program and latecomers will not be admitted, as it disrupts storytime.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
office_pencil 3:15 PM  -  5:15 PM Homework Central Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Elementary School students are invited to Homework Central where they will be assisted with homework by high school-age volunteers. Homework Central takes place in the Library's Learning Center. The adult instructor is Kit Duggan, who is present at all times. This program, like all Library programs, is free. No registration necessary.

Contact: Danielle Wilson, Branch Manager, (510) 284-0640 DWilson@aclibrary.org

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Homework Help: every day after school Monday through Thursday! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   
  • Need help with math?
  • Want to practice your spelling words?
  • Get help writing a report 
  • Practice your Spanish vocabulary words

Teen volunteers working with an Adult Coordinator will be here to offer Homework Help in all subjects,  Monday - Thursday, 3:30-5 p.m.  No pre-registration is required; just bring your assignments. Library  computers will be available for writing and research. 

For more information and to find out about how you may volunteer to help, please call the Library, 510-667-7900.  Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

January 18 -  25 , 2016 (finals week)            

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Help Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Homework Help is offered to students in grades 3 to 8, Monday - Wednesday from 3:30 to 5:30 PM.   The first time a student uses the Homework Help program, parents/guardians must submit a permission slip for their child.  Once the permission slip is on file, the child can drop in any time the Homework Help program is open.  Students must sign in and sign out from the program.  Students are expected to do their own work, but teen volunteers will assist if the student needs help with understanding the assignment or the problem at hand. Parents, please note this program is not a substitute for professional tutoring and is not child care. More information about homework help resources at the library is available at http://guides.aclibrary.org/homework.

Contact Dublin Library 925-803-7252

Location: DUBLIN BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Help Center Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

The Homework Help Center is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 6 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers. Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. Closded on school holidays and teacher workdays.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
office_pencil 3:45 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express at the Union City Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Students in grades K-12 are invited to get homework help from teen volunteers at the Union City Library in our after-school Homework Express program. Help is available for all subject areas. Homework Express is open Monday - Thursdays from late September through early June. The program is closed on school holidays (as per the New Haven Unified School District Schedule) and on County holidays. 

Homework Express is supervised by an adult coordinator and the program allows high school students to earn Community Service Credit while helping other students. 

A completed registration is REQUIRED before students can attend Homework Express. Registration forms are available at the Reference Desk. Students can sign up for help starting at 3:45 and our volunteers can assist 3 students at a time. When a student's homework is completed they are signed out for the day so another student can come in for assistance. 


For more information contact:  (510) 745-1464 Ext. 5

Location: UNION CITY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Family Night - Clean Water Education Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join Park Rangers from the Fremont Parks Department to learn about our local watershed, wetlands, and local wildlife. Learn about the effects of litter on the environment, and how you can help to keep our watersheds clean and healthy! This free program is for families with children, ages 5 and up.

Activities will include:

  • Observe a variety of aquatic plants and organisms
  • "Spot" the difference in ladybugs
  • Discover city wildlife
  • Lab and microscope activities
  • Make and take craft

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Paws to Read Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   


Get ready for a howl of a good time as children grades K-6 are invited to our Paws to Read program. Read to a certified pet therapy dog and their owner as Paws to Read programs are designed to help young readers gain self confidence and improve their reading skills.

Registration is required.

There are a limited number of spots available. Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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anim_dino01 7:00 PM  -  7:50 PM Preschool Storytime plus Stay And Play, for 3-5 year olds Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This storytime is for children ages 3 - 5 years old and not yet in kindergarten. Each program will consist of stories, fingerplays, songs and a 15 minute stay and play after the storytime. Age limits will be enforced, tickets will be available 15 minutes before the program and latecomers will not be admitted, as it disrupts storytime.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Tuesday May 3, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none Library Bucks Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Read library books to earn Library Bucks and then use them to get super cool prizes on Kids Auction and Shopping Day!  For kids 13 or under.

Important dates: 
March 28 - May 9, 2016: Sign up and collect Library Bucks for the books you read during Game Table open hours:
                                         Mondays/Tuesdays: 3:30-6:30 PM, Wednesdays/Thursdays: 3:30-5:30 PM, Saturdays: 10:00 AM-4:00 PM
Saturday, May 14, 2016, 1:30-4:30 PM: Auction and Shopping
Monday, May 16, 2016, 6:00-7:30 PM: Make-up Shopping

To download the reading log, please click HERE.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Little Lego Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kate Eppler     keppler@aclibrary.org
   

Little ones love Lego, too! Now ages 4-5 have their own lego club event. Join us to build around the theme of the day. All Legos provided. Parent participation recommended. 

Location: Centerville Branch

 
office_pencil 3:15 PM  -  5:15 PM Homework Central Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Elementary School students are invited to Homework Central where they will be assisted with homework by high school-age volunteers. Homework Central takes place in the Library's Learning Center. The adult instructor is Kit Duggan, who is present at all times. This program, like all Library programs, is free. No registration necessary.

Contact: Danielle Wilson, Branch Manager, (510) 284-0640 DWilson@aclibrary.org

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

    Location: San Lorenzo Library
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Reading Rascals: 3rd and 4th grade book group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

World According to HumphreyIf you are in 3rd and 4th grade and love to read and talk about books, then Reading Rascals is for you! 

Registration for this program is required. Space is limited. Stop by the Children's Information desk to sign up and get a copy of this month's book to check out.

Read the book before the meeting date, then come ready to talk about the book. We'll also do a fun craft and have a small snack.

For the May 3rd meeting, we'll be reading "The World According to Humphrey" by Betty Birney.


Contact Dublin Library 925-803-7252

Location: DUBLIN BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Homework Help: every day after school Monday through Thursday! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   
  • Need help with math?
  • Want to practice your spelling words?
  • Get help writing a report 
  • Practice your Spanish vocabulary words

Teen volunteers working with an Adult Coordinator will be here to offer Homework Help in all subjects,  Monday - Thursday, 3:30-5 p.m.  No pre-registration is required; just bring your assignments. Library  computers will be available for writing and research. 

For more information and to find out about how you may volunteer to help, please call the Library, 510-667-7900.  Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

January 18 -  25 , 2016 (finals week)            

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Help Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Homework Help is offered to students in grades 3 to 8, Monday - Wednesday from 3:30 to 5:30 PM.   The first time a student uses the Homework Help program, parents/guardians must submit a permission slip for their child.  Once the permission slip is on file, the child can drop in any time the Homework Help program is open.  Students must sign in and sign out from the program.  Students are expected to do their own work, but teen volunteers will assist if the student needs help with understanding the assignment or the problem at hand. Parents, please note this program is not a substitute for professional tutoring and is not child care. More information about homework help resources at the library is available at http://guides.aclibrary.org/homework.

Contact Dublin Library 925-803-7252

Location: DUBLIN BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Help Center Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

The Homework Help Center is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 6 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers. Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. Closded on school holidays and teacher workdays.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everyone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
office_pencil 3:45 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express at the Union City Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Students in grades K-12 are invited to get homework help from teen volunteers at the Union City Library in our after-school Homework Express program. Help is available for all subject areas. Homework Express is open Monday - Thursdays from late September through early June. The program is closed on school holidays (as per the New Haven Unified School District Schedule) and on County holidays. 

Homework Express is supervised by an adult coordinator and the program allows high school students to earn Community Service Credit while helping other students. 

A completed registration is REQUIRED before students can attend Homework Express. Registration forms are available at the Reference Desk. Students can sign up for help starting at 3:45 and our volunteers can assist 3 students at a time. When a student's homework is completed they are signed out for the day so another student can come in for assistance. 


For more information contact:  (510) 745-1464 Ext. 5

Location: UNION CITY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Homework Help Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

homework helpNeed help with your homework? Teen volunteers will be available Tuesdays from 4-6 to help you figure it out. Sign up for a session when you arrive. Help is intended for grades K-8. 


Contact: Kate Eppler at 510-795-2629, or keppler@aclibrary.org

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

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rec_yoga 4:15 PM  -  5:15 PM Yoga For Kids Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Feel like to reduce some stress, calm your mind, and rejuvenate your body during the school year?  Come join us for a fun 60-minute Yoga practice at the library.  

This drop-in class is designed for 1st thur 6th graders.  It includes breathwork, kid-friendly yogic principles, stories, yoga poses, guided meditation, cooperative group activities, games, and more!!

Come with your comfortable clothes and take off your shoes -- we are going to have a lot of fun on the floor!!

** A yoga mat or a bath towel is required!

 

** Due to limited space, free tickets are available at 4 pm at the Children's Desk. 

** Please arrive on time,  No late comers will be admitted.**

 

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
nat_stars 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Story & Song: a Jewish Heritage Month Family Celebration Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Story and Song! A Jewish Heritage Month Family Celebration

Music at 6 pm, Puppets at 7 pm. Come, enjoy the celebration! 

Free. No registration required. 

Contact: Reference Desk (510) 526-3720 Ext. 5

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions

    Location: Edith Stone Room
 
misc_kidsreading 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Family Story Time! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Susan White   510-795-2629   
   

Join us for spring stories and a craft. Free tickets available 30 min. before story time.

Stories ideal for ages 4 and up with their parents.

Contact: Susan White (510)795-2629 or email swhite@aclibrary.org


Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Family Storytime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Join us for a fun-filled family storytime. Laugh along as we read silly stories, sing songs, and discover the joys of reading. Pajamas, blankets, and stuffed animals are welcome. 

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Wednesday May 4, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none Library Bucks Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Read library books to earn Library Bucks and then use them to get super cool prizes on Kids Auction and Shopping Day!  For kids 13 or under.

Important dates: 
March 28 - May 9, 2016: Sign up and collect Library Bucks for the books you read during Game Table open hours:
                                         Mondays/Tuesdays: 3:30-6:30 PM, Wednesdays/Thursdays: 3:30-5:30 PM, Saturdays: 10:00 AM-4:00 PM
Saturday, May 14, 2016, 1:30-4:30 PM: Auction and Shopping
Monday, May 16, 2016, 6:00-7:30 PM: Make-up Shopping

To download the reading log, please click HERE.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
anim_butterfly_01 12:15 PM  -  1:35 PM Preschool Storytime plus Stay And Play, for 3-5 year olds Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This storytime is for children ages 3 - 5 years old and not yet in kindergarten. Each program will consist of stories, fingerplays, songs and a 15 minute stay and play after the storytime. Age limits will be enforced, tickets will be available 15 minutes before the program and latecomers will not be admitted, as it disrupts storytime.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Chess Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Learn to play or test your skills! Beginners and regular players welcome. Come to San Lorenzo Library's Cafe Area.

Contact: Lael Takiguchi (510) 284-0640 LTakiguchi@aclibrary.org

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
misc_kidsreading1 1:30 PM  -  2:00 PM It's Storytime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This is a storytime for children 18 months to 5 years old. It consists of stories and songs. It is put on by the Fremont Adult & Continuing Education's Parent Education Program.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
lib_book3 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Homeschool Bookclub Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Do you homeschool your child and love to read? Join this informal book club especially for homeschooling families. Bring some books that you have enjoyed to share with the group. Take home lots of new titles to read. The group will meet the first Wednesday of each month from 2-3 p.m.
Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Group Books for Discussion:


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 2:45 PM  -  3:45 PM Mother's Day Totebags Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us to make Mothers Day Totebags with Christie from Christie's Creative Cupboard! Ages 4+. All materials provided.


Contact: Irvington Library (510) 608-1172 keppler@aclibrary.org

Location: IRVINGTON BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
anim_rabbit 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Fur, Scales and Tales with Tracy the Animal Guy! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Kids of all ages!

Celebrate Screen Free Week and join us for a fantastic show of Fur, Scales and Tales with Tracy the Animal Guy!

No registration necessary -- come one, come all for this wonderful show!

Contact: Jesse Nachem, Children's Librarian, (510) 284-0640 JNachem@aclibrary.org

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions

 

    Location: San Lorenzo Library
 
office_pencil 3:15 PM  -  5:15 PM Homework Central Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Elementary School students are invited to Homework Central where they will be assisted with homework by high school-age volunteers. Homework Central takes place in the Library's Learning Center. The adult instructor is Kit Duggan, who is present at all times. This program, like all Library programs, is free. No registration necessary.

Contact: Danielle Wilson, Branch Manager, (510) 284-0640 DWilson@aclibrary.org

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

    Location: San Lorenzo Library
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misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Chess Instruction Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Basic chess instruction for kids in K-6th grade.  If you already know how to play chess, then come on over for a friendly game. Drop-in, registration or tickets are not required.

 


Contact: Sally Kusalo (510) 795-2631 skusalo@aclibrary.org

Location: IRVINGTON BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Homework Help: every day after school Monday through Thursday! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   
  • Need help with math?
  • Want to practice your spelling words?
  • Get help writing a report 
  • Practice your Spanish vocabulary words

Teen volunteers working with an Adult Coordinator will be here to offer Homework Help in all subjects,  Monday - Thursday, 3:30-5 p.m.  No pre-registration is required; just bring your assignments. Library  computers will be available for writing and research. 

For more information and to find out about how you may volunteer to help, please call the Library, 510-667-7900.  Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

January 18 -  25 , 2016 (finals week)            

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Help Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Homework Help is offered to students in grades 3 to 8, Monday - Wednesday from 3:30 to 5:30 PM.   The first time a student uses the Homework Help program, parents/guardians must submit a permission slip for their child.  Once the permission slip is on file, the child can drop in any time the Homework Help program is open.  Students must sign in and sign out from the program.  Students are expected to do their own work, but teen volunteers will assist if the student needs help with understanding the assignment or the problem at hand. Parents, please note this program is not a substitute for professional tutoring and is not child care. More information about homework help resources at the library is available at http://guides.aclibrary.org/homework.

Contact Dublin Library 925-803-7252

Location: DUBLIN BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Help Center Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

The Homework Help Center is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 6 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers. Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. Closded on school holidays and teacher workdays.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everyone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
office_pencil 3:45 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express at the Union City Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Students in grades K-12 are invited to get homework help from teen volunteers at the Union City Library in our after-school Homework Express program. Help is available for all subject areas. Homework Express is open Monday - Thursdays from late September through early June. The program is closed on school holidays (as per the New Haven Unified School District Schedule) and on County holidays. 

Homework Express is supervised by an adult coordinator and the program allows high school students to earn Community Service Credit while helping other students. 

A completed registration is REQUIRED before students can attend Homework Express. Registration forms are available at the Reference Desk. Students can sign up for help starting at 3:45 and our volunteers can assist 3 students at a time. When a student's homework is completed they are signed out for the day so another student can come in for assistance. 


For more information contact:  (510) 745-1464 Ext. 5

Location: UNION CITY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
anim_mouse_01 4:00 PM  -  4:50 PM Japanese Preschool Storytime for 3-5 year olds Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This storytime is for children ages 3 - 5 years old and not yet in kindergarten. Each program will consist of stories, fingerplays, songs. Age limits will be enforced  and latecomers will not be admitted, as it disrupts storytime.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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misc_none Library Bucks Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Read library books to earn Library Bucks and then use them to get super cool prizes on Kids Auction and Shopping Day!  For kids 13 or under.

Important dates: 
March 28 - May 9, 2016: Sign up and collect Library Bucks for the books you read during Game Table open hours:
                                         Mondays/Tuesdays: 3:30-6:30 PM, Wednesdays/Thursdays: 3:30-5:30 PM, Saturdays: 10:00 AM-4:00 PM
Saturday, May 14, 2016, 1:30-4:30 PM: Auction and Shopping
Monday, May 16, 2016, 6:00-7:30 PM: Make-up Shopping

To download the reading log, please click HERE.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
anim_panda1 11:30 AM  -  12:20 PM Mandarin/English Preschool Storytime plus Stay And Play, for 3-5 year olds Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This storytime is for children ages 3 - 5 years old and not yet in kindergarten. Each program will consist of stories, fingerplays, songs and a 15 minute stay and play after the storytime. Age limits will be enforced and latecomers will not be admitted, as it disrupts storytime.This bilingual preschool storytime is conducted in English and Mandarin.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
office_pencil 3:15 PM  -  5:15 PM Homework Central Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Elementary School students are invited to Homework Central where they will be assisted with homework by high school-age volunteers. Homework Central takes place in the Library's Learning Center. The adult instructor is Kit Duggan, who is present at all times. This program, like all Library programs, is free. No registration necessary.

Contact: Danielle Wilson, Branch Manager, (510) 284-0640 DWilson@aclibrary.org

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Homework Help: every day after school Monday through Thursday! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   
  • Need help with math?
  • Want to practice your spelling words?
  • Get help writing a report 
  • Practice your Spanish vocabulary words

Teen volunteers working with an Adult Coordinator will be here to offer Homework Help in all subjects,  Monday - Thursday, 3:30-5 p.m.  No pre-registration is required; just bring your assignments. Library  computers will be available for writing and research. 

For more information and to find out about how you may volunteer to help, please call the Library, 510-667-7900.  Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
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misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

January 18 -  25 , 2016 (finals week)            

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Help Center Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

The Homework Help Center is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 6 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers. Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. Closded on school holidays and teacher workdays.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
office_pencil 3:45 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express at the Union City Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Students in grades K-12 are invited to get homework help from teen volunteers at the Union City Library in our after-school Homework Express program. Help is available for all subject areas. Homework Express is open Monday - Thursdays from late September through early June. The program is closed on school holidays (as per the New Haven Unified School District Schedule) and on County holidays. 

Homework Express is supervised by an adult coordinator and the program allows high school students to earn Community Service Credit while helping other students. 

A completed registration is REQUIRED before students can attend Homework Express. Registration forms are available at the Reference Desk. Students can sign up for help starting at 3:45 and our volunteers can assist 3 students at a time. When a student's homework is completed they are signed out for the day so another student can come in for assistance. 


For more information contact:  (510) 745-1464 Ext. 5

Location: UNION CITY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
anim_dog_scottie 4:00 PM Paws to Read Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Come read stories to a friendly dog. Books & pillows provided. Sign up at Children’s Desk the day of the event. Our dog is a registered, "Good Citizen!"

Contact: Reference Desk (510) 526-3720 with questions.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  4:45 PM Russian Storytime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Russian Storytime is scheduled the first and the third Thursday of the month at 4 pm.  This is a free program for 3 to 7 years old.  Reading, singing, and playing all in Russian. Come learn a new language and have some fun.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 1 and 2) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 1st Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 1 and 2.

This month's book: Horrible Harry and the Scarlet Scissors by Suzy Kline.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Friday May 6, 2016 Go To Top
anim_harpseal_1 11:30 AM  -  12:20 PM Preschool Storytime plus Stay And Play, for 3-5 year olds Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This storytime is for children ages 3 - 5 years old and not yet in kindergarten. Each program will consist of stories, fingerplays, songs and a 15 minute stay and play after the storytime. Age limits will be enforced, tickets will be available 15 minutes before the program and latecomers will not be admitted, as it disrupts storytime.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM LEGOs at the Union City Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   
LEGO PLAYDATE
 
Fridays, April 8 and 22, May 6 and 20 @ 3:30 - 5:30 pm
                                                      
 
              Come play and create with the Library's collection of LEGOs.  Invite your friends for a playdate at the library!
                         Age 5 and up. Children under 7 must be accompanied by an adult.

                  Please leave your own LEGOs at home. We have enough for everyone!
                       No registration is necessary 


For more information contact:  (510) 745-1464 Ext. 5

Location: UNION CITY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
nat_lightning 4:30 PM STEAM Friday with LawrenceHall of Science Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Susan White   510-745-1421   
   

Join us for a Construction Zone courtesy of Lawrence Hall of Science from Berkeley.
We willl have some fun, amazing opportunities to construct your own creations.

Especially for ages 6 to 10. Free tickets will be available at the children's desk 15 minutes before the program.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
eth_sombrero.GIF 4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Spanish StoryTime - Grupo de Lectura en espanol Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This storytime contains stories, rhymes, and songs, all conducted in Spanish for children and their parents.  It is scheduled every Friday from 4:30 to 5:30 pm.  No registration is required.  Just drop in and enjoy this 1 hour reading fun. 
 

Cantos!  Rimas!! Cuentos!!!
Ven a convivir y mejorar el idioma

 
 
Cuando: Cada Viernes de 4:30 - 5:30 pm, 
Donde:  Teatro de la seccion de ninos de la biblioteca principal de Fremont
Para Mas Informacion, 
carolina.greenhouse@yahoo.com

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Saturday May 7, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none Library Bucks Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Read library books to earn Library Bucks and then use them to get super cool prizes on Kids Auction and Shopping Day!  For kids 13 or under.

Important dates: 
March 28 - May 9, 2016: Sign up and collect Library Bucks for the books you read during Game Table open hours:
                                         Mondays/Tuesdays: 3:30-6:30 PM, Wednesdays/Thursdays: 3:30-5:30 PM, Saturdays: 10:00 AM-4:00 PM
Saturday, May 14, 2016, 1:30-4:30 PM: Auction and Shopping
Monday, May 16, 2016, 6:00-7:30 PM: Make-up Shopping

To download the reading log, please click HERE.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
ent_microphone1 10:30 AM  -  12:30 PM Parenting Class - Navigating the Teen Years Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Presented by four experienced counselors, this workshop is a perfect parenting class for you if you have teenagers at home.

Topics include:

  • Teen Developmental Stage
  • The Teen Brain
  • Challenges Teens Face
  • Effect of Media and Social Sites
  • Struggles with Depression and Anxiety
  • Teen Burn Out
  • Defiance, Privacy and Independence
  • Dangers of Drugs and Alcohol
  • Effective Communication Strategies
  • Appropriage Boundary Setting


Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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misc_kidsreading 11:00 AM Spring Storytime: Ages 3-5 and Families Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Stories, Crafts and Songs for 3-5 year olds and their families. Free, drop -in program, no registration required.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

    Location: Edith Stone Room
 
misc_none 11:15 AM  -  12:15 PM Kids Yoga Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

For ages 5 and up.  Parents are welcome, too!

Join us every other Saturday to learn fundamentals of Yoga and do fun activities with certified RYT instructor Carla Rodriguez.  A yoga mat is recommended but not required. 

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 2:30 PM Super Science Saturday with Mad Science of Mt. Diablo Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Enjoy hands-on fun station science booths on topics such as ‘Optical Illusions’ and ‘Magnetism’. There will also be a make-and-take booth for kids.

For school age kids, ages 7 and up only.

This program will take place in the Community Room. FREE tickets will be given out starting at 2:15 pm. Space is limited.

 

Contact Dublin Library 925-803-7252

Location: DUBLIN BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
lib_book3 2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Ms. Kaitlin's Book Club! Grades 3-4 Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

  Kids in grades 3-4 are invited to Ms. Kaitlin's Book Club!

 

This specal book club, sponsored by Read To Thrive, is held on the first Saturday of the month.

Read fun books, and meet fun people!

Sign up at the information desk and get your book!

This month's book: Frindle, by Andrew Clements

Contact: Jesse Nachem, Children's Librarian: 510-284-0640; JNachem@aclibrary.org

    Location: San Lorenzo Library
 
holiday_gift 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Mother's Day Frame Workshop - THIS CLASS IS FULL Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Put your creative talents to use. Create a colorful frame as a gift for your Mother with Christie of Christie's Creative Cupboard. This free workshop is for children ages 4 and older. Registration is necessary and begins on Saturday April 30 @ 10 a.m.


Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Sunday May 8, 2016 Go To Top
eth_chinese_lantern.GIF 2:15 PM  -  3:15 PM Chinese Storytime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Let's learn Chinese together!!  

This is a storytime for 4 to 6 years old, followed by 15 minutes of fun activities, such as games, songs, crafts or face paint.  Due to limited space, free tickets are availabel at 2 pm at the Children's Desk.  

Please be on time.  Late comers will not be admitted!!

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Monday May 9, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none Library Bucks Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Read library books to earn Library Bucks and then use them to get super cool prizes on Kids Auction and Shopping Day!  For kids 13 or under.

Important dates: 
March 28 - May 9, 2016: Sign up and collect Library Bucks for the books you read during Game Table open hours:
                                         Mondays/Tuesdays: 3:30-6:30 PM, Wednesdays/Thursdays: 3:30-5:30 PM, Saturdays: 10:00 AM-4:00 PM
Saturday, May 14, 2016, 1:30-4:30 PM: Auction and Shopping
Monday, May 16, 2016, 6:00-7:30 PM: Make-up Shopping

To download the reading log, please click HERE.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
anim_cat 2:00 PM  -  2:50 PM Preschool Storytime plus Stay And Play, for 3-5 year olds Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This storytime is for children ages 3 - 5 years old and not yet in kindergarten. Each program will consist of stories, fingerplays, songs and a 15 minute stay and play after the storytime. Age limits will be enforced, tickets will be available 15 minutes before the program and latecomers will not be admitted, as it disrupts storytime.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
office_pencil 3:15 PM  -  5:15 PM Homework Central Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Elementary School students are invited to Homework Central where they will be assisted with homework by high school-age volunteers. Homework Central takes place in the Library's Learning Center. The adult instructor is Kit Duggan, who is present at all times. This program, like all Library programs, is free. No registration necessary.

Contact: Danielle Wilson, Branch Manager, (510) 284-0640 DWilson@aclibrary.org

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Homework Help: every day after school Monday through Thursday! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   
  • Need help with math?
  • Want to practice your spelling words?
  • Get help writing a report 
  • Practice your Spanish vocabulary words

Teen volunteers working with an Adult Coordinator will be here to offer Homework Help in all subjects,  Monday - Thursday, 3:30-5 p.m.  No pre-registration is required; just bring your assignments. Library  computers will be available for writing and research. 

For more information and to find out about how you may volunteer to help, please call the Library, 510-667-7900.  Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

January 18 -  25 , 2016 (finals week)            

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Help Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Homework Help is offered to students in grades 3 to 8, Monday - Wednesday from 3:30 to 5:30 PM.   The first time a student uses the Homework Help program, parents/guardians must submit a permission slip for their child.  Once the permission slip is on file, the child can drop in any time the Homework Help program is open.  Students must sign in and sign out from the program.  Students are expected to do their own work, but teen volunteers will assist if the student needs help with understanding the assignment or the problem at hand. Parents, please note this program is not a substitute for professional tutoring and is not child care. More information about homework help resources at the library is available at http://guides.aclibrary.org/homework.

Contact Dublin Library 925-803-7252

Location: DUBLIN BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

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office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Help Center Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

The Homework Help Center is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 6 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers. Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. Closded on school holidays and teacher workdays.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
office_pencil 3:45 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express at the Union City Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Students in grades K-12 are invited to get homework help from teen volunteers at the Union City Library in our after-school Homework Express program. Help is available for all subject areas. Homework Express is open Monday - Thursdays from late September through early June. The program is closed on school holidays (as per the New Haven Unified School District Schedule) and on County holidays. 

Homework Express is supervised by an adult coordinator and the program allows high school students to earn Community Service Credit while helping other students. 

A completed registration is REQUIRED before students can attend Homework Express. Registration forms are available at the Reference Desk. Students can sign up for help starting at 3:45 and our volunteers can assist 3 students at a time. When a student's homework is completed they are signed out for the day so another student can come in for assistance. 


For more information contact:  (510) 745-1464 Ext. 5

Location: UNION CITY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
anim_dino01 7:00 PM  -  7:50 PM Preschool Storytime plus Stay And Play, for 3-5 year olds Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This storytime is for children ages 3 - 5 years old and not yet in kindergarten. Each program will consist of stories, fingerplays, songs and a 15 minute stay and play after the storytime. Age limits will be enforced, tickets will be available 15 minutes before the program and latecomers will not be admitted, as it disrupts storytime.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Tuesday May 10, 2016 Go To Top
office_pencil 3:15 PM  -  5:15 PM Homework Central Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Elementary School students are invited to Homework Central where they will be assisted with homework by high school-age volunteers. Homework Central takes place in the Library's Learning Center. The adult instructor is Kit Duggan, who is present at all times. This program, like all Library programs, is free. No registration necessary.

Contact: Danielle Wilson, Branch Manager, (510) 284-0640 DWilson@aclibrary.org

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

    Location: San Lorenzo Library
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Bookaneers: A Book Group for 5th Graders Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

The Way to Stay in Destiny Book JacketIf you are in 5th grade and love to read and talk about books, then Bookaneers is for you! 

Registration for this program is required. Space is limited. Stop by the Children's Information desk to sign up and get a copy of this month's book to check out.

Read the book before the meeting date, then come ready to talk about the book.

For the May 10 meeting, we'll be reading The Way to Stay in Destiny by Augusta Scattergood.

Contact Dublin Library 925-803-7252

Location: DUBLIN BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Homework Help: every day after school Monday through Thursday! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   
  • Need help with math?
  • Want to practice your spelling words?
  • Get help writing a report 
  • Practice your Spanish vocabulary words

Teen volunteers working with an Adult Coordinator will be here to offer Homework Help in all subjects,  Monday - Thursday, 3:30-5 p.m.  No pre-registration is required; just bring your assignments. Library  computers will be available for writing and research. 

For more information and to find out about how you may volunteer to help, please call the Library, 510-667-7900.  Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

January 18 -  25 , 2016 (finals week)            

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Help Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Homework Help is offered to students in grades 3 to 8, Monday - Wednesday from 3:30 to 5:30 PM.   The first time a student uses the Homework Help program, parents/guardians must submit a permission slip for their child.  Once the permission slip is on file, the child can drop in any time the Homework Help program is open.  Students must sign in and sign out from the program.  Students are expected to do their own work, but teen volunteers will assist if the student needs help with understanding the assignment or the problem at hand. Parents, please note this program is not a substitute for professional tutoring and is not child care. More information about homework help resources at the library is available at http://guides.aclibrary.org/homework.

Contact Dublin Library 925-803-7252

Location: DUBLIN BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Help Center Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

The Homework Help Center is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 6 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers. Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. Closded on school holidays and teacher workdays.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everyone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
office_pencil 3:45 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express at the Union City Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Students in grades K-12 are invited to get homework help from teen volunteers at the Union City Library in our after-school Homework Express program. Help is available for all subject areas. Homework Express is open Monday - Thursdays from late September through early June. The program is closed on school holidays (as per the New Haven Unified School District Schedule) and on County holidays. 

Homework Express is supervised by an adult coordinator and the program allows high school students to earn Community Service Credit while helping other students. 

A completed registration is REQUIRED before students can attend Homework Express. Registration forms are available at the Reference Desk. Students can sign up for help starting at 3:45 and our volunteers can assist 3 students at a time. When a student's homework is completed they are signed out for the day so another student can come in for assistance. 


For more information contact:  (510) 745-1464 Ext. 5

Location: UNION CITY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Homework Help Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

homework helpNeed help with your homework? Teen volunteers will be available Tuesdays from 4-6 to help you figure it out. Sign up for a session when you arrive. Help is intended for grades K-8. 


Contact: Kate Eppler at 510-795-2629, or keppler@aclibrary.org

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

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misc_none 5:00 PM  -  5:30 PM Hindi/English Preschool Storytime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

                                                                

Hindi/English Preschool storytime is scheduled every 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month from 5 to 5:30 in the afternoon.  This storytime is for 3 to 6 years old, and will introduce Hindi alphabets, rhymes/finger plays, short stories, children's songs in Hind/English.  

Want to teach your child Hindi?  Come join us to learn the beauty of a foreign language.  

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Stories for All Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Join us for a special storytime where we focus on diverse stories that celebrate the differences in the human experience. The event is based on research that finds children who can "see" themselves in books become more enthusiastic readers.  

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_asl_h 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM ASL Storytelling Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Please join staff from the California School for the Deaf during this event for deaf children. Stories for preschool - 2nd graders will be from 7 - 7:30 p.m and 2nd - 5th graders from 7:30 - 8 p.m. This is a free program and will take place in the Storytime Theatre.

 

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Wednesday May 11, 2016 Go To Top
anim_butterfly_01 12:15 PM  -  1:35 PM Preschool Storytime plus Stay And Play, for 3-5 year olds Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This storytime is for children ages 3 - 5 years old and not yet in kindergarten. Each program will consist of stories, fingerplays, songs and a 15 minute stay and play after the storytime. Age limits will be enforced, tickets will be available 15 minutes before the program and latecomers will not be admitted, as it disrupts storytime.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_kidsreading1 1:30 PM  -  2:00 PM It's Storytime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This is a storytime for children 18 months to 5 years old. It consists of stories and songs. It is put on by the Fremont Adult & Continuing Education's Parent Education Program.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
lib_bookflipping 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Japanese For Kids Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

AIUEO Club is offering a free Japanese language class for children 4 to 6 years old.  We aill practice reading and writing Japanese alphabets   by singing songs and making crafts.  Please come join us and have some fun.

Class is held at the Fukaya Room A today.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421


 Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
office_pencil 3:15 PM  -  5:15 PM Homework Central Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Elementary School students are invited to Homework Central where they will be assisted with homework by high school-age volunteers. Homework Central takes place in the Library's Learning Center. The adult instructor is Kit Duggan, who is present at all times. This program, like all Library programs, is free. No registration necessary.

Contact: Danielle Wilson, Branch Manager, (510) 284-0640 DWilson@aclibrary.org

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

    Location: San Lorenzo Library
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Homework Help: every day after school Monday through Thursday! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   
  • Need help with math?
  • Want to practice your spelling words?
  • Get help writing a report 
  • Practice your Spanish vocabulary words

Teen volunteers working with an Adult Coordinator will be here to offer Homework Help in all subjects,  Monday - Thursday, 3:30-5 p.m.  No pre-registration is required; just bring your assignments. Library  computers will be available for writing and research. 

For more information and to find out about how you may volunteer to help, please call the Library, 510-667-7900.  Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

January 18 -  25 , 2016 (finals week)            

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Help Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Homework Help is offered to students in grades 3 to 8, Monday - Wednesday from 3:30 to 5:30 PM.   The first time a student uses the Homework Help program, parents/guardians must submit a permission slip for their child.  Once the permission slip is on file, the child can drop in any time the Homework Help program is open.  Students must sign in and sign out from the program.  Students are expected to do their own work, but teen volunteers will assist if the student needs help with understanding the assignment or the problem at hand. Parents, please note this program is not a substitute for professional tutoring and is not child care. More information about homework help resources at the library is available at http://guides.aclibrary.org/homework.

Contact Dublin Library 925-803-7252

Location: DUBLIN BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Help Center Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

The Homework Help Center is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 6 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers. Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. Closded on school holidays and teacher workdays.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everyone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

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office_pencil 3:45 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express at the Union City Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Students in grades K-12 are invited to get homework help from teen volunteers at the Union City Library in our after-school Homework Express program. Help is available for all subject areas. Homework Express is open Monday - Thursdays from late September through early June. The program is closed on school holidays (as per the New Haven Unified School District Schedule) and on County holidays. 

Homework Express is supervised by an adult coordinator and the program allows high school students to earn Community Service Credit while helping other students. 

A completed registration is REQUIRED before students can attend Homework Express. Registration forms are available at the Reference Desk. Students can sign up for help starting at 3:45 and our volunteers can assist 3 students at a time. When a student's homework is completed they are signed out for the day so another student can come in for assistance. 


For more information contact:  (510) 745-1464 Ext. 5

Location: UNION CITY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
misc_none 4:00 PM Hooked on Books: 3rd Grade Book Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Hooked on Books is a book club for children in Grade 3. The group meets once a month in Conference Room A. You must register in advance for the book group at the Children's Desk either in person or by phone. There is no online registration. Each month, the group reads a selected title (book is given out at registration), and discusses the book and completes a related activity at the meeting.


Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
anim_mouse_01 4:00 PM  -  4:50 PM Japanese Preschool Storytime for 3-5 year olds Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This storytime is for children ages 3 - 5 years old and not yet in kindergarten. Each program will consist of stories, fingerplays, songs. Age limits will be enforced  and latecomers will not be admitted, as it disrupts storytime.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  5:30 PM Basic Hindi Class For Kids Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

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This class is scheduled on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday.  It is a 30-minute free class for 6 to 12 years old.  Come to learn some basic Hindi and improve conversation skills.  This class will covers:

  • Recognize the Hindi alphabet
  • Count in Hindi
  • Name various animals, birds ... etc.
  • Addresspeople in your family like uncles, aunts and cousins in Hindi

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Thursday May 12, 2016 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 10:30 AM Toddler Time: Kids and Families Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Toddler Time. Free, drop -in program, no registration required.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

    Location: Edith Stone Room
 
anim_panda1 11:30 AM  -  12:20 PM Mandarin/English Preschool Storytime plus Stay And Play, for 3-5 year olds Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This storytime is for children ages 3 - 5 years old and not yet in kindergarten. Each program will consist of stories, fingerplays, songs and a 15 minute stay and play after the storytime. Age limits will be enforced and latecomers will not be admitted, as it disrupts storytime.This bilingual preschool storytime is conducted in English and Mandarin.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
ent_sock_puppet.GIF 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Hindi Family Storytime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Come and learn from a bilingual English/Hindi teacher who has 30+ years experience of teaching Hindi in elementary school through high school.  

Hindi stories, nursery rhymes, and activities will be included in this free storytime.  It will be conducted primarily in English.  For children who speak Hindi and those interested in Hindi language.  (All ages welcome!!)


Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
office_pencil 3:15 PM  -  5:15 PM Homework Central Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Elementary School students are invited to Homework Central where they will be assisted with homework by high school-age volunteers. Homework Central takes place in the Library's Learning Center. The adult instructor is Kit Duggan, who is present at all times. This program, like all Library programs, is free. No registration necessary.

Contact: Danielle Wilson, Branch Manager, (510) 284-0640 DWilson@aclibrary.org

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Tail Wagging Tales Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A volunteer from the Ohlone Humane Society will be here with a trained therapy dog for children to read to. This program is free, but does require a ticket to attend. Tickets will be available at the Information Desk starting at 3:30 pm . Each fifteen minute reading time will be shared between two kids. The following are the scheduled reading times: 3:30 pm, 3:45 pm, 4:00 pm, and 4:15 pm.

Due to space limitations FREE tickets will be given out 30 minutes before event. Please be on time.

For more information contact the Centerville Library Information Desk at (510)795-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Homework Help: every day after school Monday through Thursday! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   
  • Need help with math?
  • Want to practice your spelling words?
  • Get help writing a report 
  • Practice your Spanish vocabulary words

Teen volunteers working with an Adult Coordinator will be here to offer Homework Help in all subjects,  Monday - Thursday, 3:30-5 p.m.  No pre-registration is required; just bring your assignments. Library  computers will be available for writing and research. 

For more information and to find out about how you may volunteer to help, please call the Library, 510-667-7900.  Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

January 18 -  25 , 2016 (finals week)            

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Help Center Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

The Homework Help Center is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 6 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers. Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. Closded on school holidays and teacher workdays.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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office_pencil 3:45 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express at the Union City Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Students in grades K-12 are invited to get homework help from teen volunteers at the Union City Library in our after-school Homework Express program. Help is available for all subject areas. Homework Express is open Monday - Thursdays from late September through early June. The program is closed on school holidays (as per the New Haven Unified School District Schedule) and on County holidays. 

Homework Express is supervised by an adult coordinator and the program allows high school students to earn Community Service Credit while helping other students. 

A completed registration is REQUIRED before students can attend Homework Express. Registration forms are available at the Reference Desk. Students can sign up for help starting at 3:45 and our volunteers can assist 3 students at a time. When a student's homework is completed they are signed out for the day so another student can come in for assistance. 


For more information contact:  (510) 745-1464 Ext. 5

Location: UNION CITY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
misc_none 4:00 PM Book Busters: 2nd Grade Book Club - FULL Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   
Book Busters is a book club for children in Grade 2. The group meets once a month in Conference Room A. You must register in advance for the book group at the Children's Desk either in person or by phone. There is no online registration. Each month, the group reads a selected title (book is given out at registration), and discusses the book and completes a related activity at the meeting.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
anim_dog_scottie 4:00 PM Paws to Read Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Come read stories to a friendly dog. Books & pillows provided. Sign up at Children’s Desk the day of the event. Our dog is a registered, "Good Citizen!"

Contact: Reference Desk (510) 526-3720 with questions.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 3 and 4) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 2nd Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 3 and 4.

This month's book: Waiting for the Magic by Patricia MacLachlan.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Friday May 13, 2016 Go To Top
anim_harpseal_1 11:30 AM  -  12:20 PM Preschool Storytime plus Stay And Play, for 3-5 year olds Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This storytime is for children ages 3 - 5 years old and not yet in kindergarten. Each program will consist of stories, fingerplays, songs and a 15 minute stay and play after the storytime. Age limits will be enforced, tickets will be available 15 minutes before the program and latecomers will not be admitted, as it disrupts storytime.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
eth_sombrero.GIF 4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Spanish StoryTime - Grupo de Lectura en espanol Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This storytime contains stories, rhymes, and songs, all conducted in Spanish for children and their parents.  It is scheduled every Friday from 4:30 to 5:30 pm.  No registration is required.  Just drop in and enjoy this 1 hour reading fun. 
 

Cantos!  Rimas!! Cuentos!!!
Ven a convivir y mejorar el idioma

 
 
Cuando: Cada Viernes de 4:30 - 5:30 pm, 
Donde:  Teatro de la seccion de ninos de la biblioteca principal de Fremont
Para Mas Informacion, 
carolina.greenhouse@yahoo.com

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Saturday May 14, 2016 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 11:00 AM Spring Storytime: Ages 3-5 and Families Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Stories, Crafts and Songs for 3-5 year olds and their families. Free, drop -in program, no registration required.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

    Location: Edith Stone Room
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM STEAM EXTRAVAGANZA! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

                                                                          STEAM EXTRAVAGANZA!

 Join us in the Chabot/Canyon room to make all of the projects we've made so far this year.

Saturday, May 14

1:00 - 3:00 pm

Supplies may be limited.  First come, first served.

Designed for Children 4 - 8 years

All children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult at all times

    Location: Castro Valley
 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Library Bucks Auction and Shopping Day Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Read library books to earn Library Bucks and then use them to get super cool prizes on Kids Auction and Shopping Day!  For kids 13 or under.

Important dates: 
March 28 - May 9, 2016: Sign up and collect Library Bucks for the books you read during Game Table open hours:
                                         Mondays/Tuesdays: 3:30-6:30 PM, Wednesdays/Thursdays: 3:30-5:30 PM, Saturdays: 10:00 AM-4:00 PM
Saturday, May 14, 2016, 1:30-4:30 PM: Auction and Shopping
Monday, May 16, 2016, 6:00-7:30 PM: Make-up Shopping

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
elect_computer1 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Coding with Kids: Python! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Susan White   510-745-1421   
   

Do you want to learn the basics of Python? Learn some of the syntax and how to make LEDs flash. We will give you the resources to continue learning on your own.

For ages 10 and up. Space is limited, and registration will begin 1 week before the program on Saturday, May 7, @10am when we open.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 2:30 PM Puppet Art Theater's Tale of the Dragon's Tail Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Tale of the Dragon's Tail

School age kids and their families are invited to join us for the fun and funny puppet show, 'Tale of the Dragon's Tail', presented by Puppet Art Theater. This program will take place in the Community Room. 

Seating is limited to the first 120 people. Free tickets will be handed out in fron of the library starting at 2:15 pm.

 

Contact Dublin Library 925-803-7252

Location: DUBLIN BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Fun With Art Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

For ages 5-8.

Explore art every month with Ms. Chris.  Make sure you wear clothes that you don't mind getting messy.

Space is limited.  A ticket is required to attend.  Tickets are free and will be given out starting at 3:00 pm.  

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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Monday May 16, 2016 Go To Top
office_pencil 3:15 PM  -  5:15 PM Homework Central Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Elementary School students are invited to Homework Central where they will be assisted with homework by high school-age volunteers. Homework Central takes place in the Library's Learning Center. The adult instructor is Kit Duggan, who is present at all times. This program, like all Library programs, is free. No registration necessary.

Contact: Danielle Wilson, Branch Manager, (510) 284-0640 DWilson@aclibrary.org

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Homework Help: every day after school Monday through Thursday! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   
  • Need help with math?
  • Want to practice your spelling words?
  • Get help writing a report 
  • Practice your Spanish vocabulary words

Teen volunteers working with an Adult Coordinator will be here to offer Homework Help in all subjects,  Monday - Thursday, 3:30-5 p.m.  No pre-registration is required; just bring your assignments. Library  computers will be available for writing and research. 

For more information and to find out about how you may volunteer to help, please call the Library, 510-667-7900.  Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

January 18 -  25 , 2016 (finals week)            

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Help Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Homework Help is offered to students in grades 3 to 8, Monday - Wednesday from 3:30 to 5:30 PM.   The first time a student uses the Homework Help program, parents/guardians must submit a permission slip for their child.  Once the permission slip is on file, the child can drop in any time the Homework Help program is open.  Students must sign in and sign out from the program.  Students are expected to do their own work, but teen volunteers will assist if the student needs help with understanding the assignment or the problem at hand. Parents, please note this program is not a substitute for professional tutoring and is not child care. More information about homework help resources at the library is available at http://guides.aclibrary.org/homework.

Contact Dublin Library 925-803-7252

Location: DUBLIN BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Help Center Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

The Homework Help Center is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 6 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers. Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. Closded on school holidays and teacher workdays.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
office_pencil 3:45 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express at the Union City Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Students in grades K-12 are invited to get homework help from teen volunteers at the Union City Library in our after-school Homework Express program. Help is available for all subject areas. Homework Express is open Monday - Thursdays from late September through early June. The program is closed on school holidays (as per the New Haven Unified School District Schedule) and on County holidays. 

Homework Express is supervised by an adult coordinator and the program allows high school students to earn Community Service Credit while helping other students. 

A completed registration is REQUIRED before students can attend Homework Express. Registration forms are available at the Reference Desk. Students can sign up for help starting at 3:45 and our volunteers can assist 3 students at a time. When a student's homework is completed they are signed out for the day so another student can come in for assistance. 


For more information contact:  (510) 745-1464 Ext. 5

Location: UNION CITY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Library Bucks Make-up Shopping Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Read library books to earn Library Bucks and then use them to get super cool prizes on Kids Auction and Shopping Day!  For kids 13 or under.

Important dates: 
March 28 - May 9, 2016: Sign up and collect Library Bucks for the books you read during Game Table open hours:
                                         Mondays/Tuesdays: 3:30-6:30 PM, Wednesdays/Thursdays: 3:30-5:30 PM, Saturdays: 10:00 AM-4:00 PM
Saturday, May 14, 2016, 1:30-4:30 PM: Auction and Shopping
Monday, May 16, 2016, 6:00-7:30 PM: Make-up Shopping

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Tuesday May 17, 2016 Go To Top
office_pencil 3:15 PM  -  5:15 PM Homework Central Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Elementary School students are invited to Homework Central where they will be assisted with homework by high school-age volunteers. Homework Central takes place in the Library's Learning Center. The adult instructor is Kit Duggan, who is present at all times. This program, like all Library programs, is free. No registration necessary.

Contact: Danielle Wilson, Branch Manager, (510) 284-0640 DWilson@aclibrary.org

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

    Location: San Lorenzo Library
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:15 PM Circus of Smiles! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Circus of Smiles presents the Family Circo show! Guaranteed fun and laughs.  Bring the whole family if you can.  Arrive at least 15 minutes early to get a spot, as space is very limited. Come enjoy the fun!

 

 


Contact: Debbie Radcliffe (510) 284-0695 dradcliffe@aclibrary.org

Location: NILES BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Homework Help: every day after school Monday through Thursday! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   
  • Need help with math?
  • Want to practice your spelling words?
  • Get help writing a report 
  • Practice your Spanish vocabulary words

Teen volunteers working with an Adult Coordinator will be here to offer Homework Help in all subjects,  Monday - Thursday, 3:30-5 p.m.  No pre-registration is required; just bring your assignments. Library  computers will be available for writing and research. 

For more information and to find out about how you may volunteer to help, please call the Library, 510-667-7900.  Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

January 18 -  25 , 2016 (finals week)            

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Help Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Homework Help is offered to students in grades 3 to 8, Monday - Wednesday from 3:30 to 5:30 PM.   The first time a student uses the Homework Help program, parents/guardians must submit a permission slip for their child.  Once the permission slip is on file, the child can drop in any time the Homework Help program is open.  Students must sign in and sign out from the program.  Students are expected to do their own work, but teen volunteers will assist if the student needs help with understanding the assignment or the problem at hand. Parents, please note this program is not a substitute for professional tutoring and is not child care. More information about homework help resources at the library is available at http://guides.aclibrary.org/homework.

Contact Dublin Library 925-803-7252

Location: DUBLIN BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

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office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Help Center Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

The Homework Help Center is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 6 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers. Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. Closded on school holidays and teacher workdays.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everyone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
office_pencil 3:45 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express at the Union City Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Students in grades K-12 are invited to get homework help from teen volunteers at the Union City Library in our after-school Homework Express program. Help is available for all subject areas. Homework Express is open Monday - Thursdays from late September through early June. The program is closed on school holidays (as per the New Haven Unified School District Schedule) and on County holidays. 

Homework Express is supervised by an adult coordinator and the program allows high school students to earn Community Service Credit while helping other students. 

A completed registration is REQUIRED before students can attend Homework Express. Registration forms are available at the Reference Desk. Students can sign up for help starting at 3:45 and our volunteers can assist 3 students at a time. When a student's homework is completed they are signed out for the day so another student can come in for assistance. 


For more information contact:  (510) 745-1464 Ext. 5

Location: UNION CITY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Homework Help Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

homework helpNeed help with your homework? Teen volunteers will be available Tuesdays from 4-6 to help you figure it out. Sign up for a session when you arrive. Help is intended for grades K-8. 


Contact: Kate Eppler at 510-795-2629, or keppler@aclibrary.org

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
misc_none 6:30 PM Read with Friends: Parent/Child Book Club for 4th-5th Graders Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Read with Friends: Book Club for 4th-5th graders and a parent 

The group meets once a month in Conference Room A. You must register in advance for the book group at the Children's Desk either in person or by phone. There is no online registration. Each month, the group reads a selected title (book is given out at registration), and discusses the book and completes a related activity at the meeting.


Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Family Storytime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Join us for a fun-filled family storytime. Laugh along as we read silly stories, sing songs, and discover the joys of reading. Pajamas, blankets, and stuffed animals are welcome. 

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
nat_stars 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Math Science Nucleus Presents Space - Looking Up to the Stars Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Our Universe is full of stars in differnt patterns.  Learn what these patterns mean and are they really the same patterns on different parts of our solar system. 
Also included in this free program for elementary aged children - a story (Constellations, Bear and the Baby) and several hands-on activities.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Wednesday May 18, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Chess Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Learn to play or test your skills! Beginners and regular players welcome. Come to San Lorenzo Library's Cafe Area.

Contact: Lael Takiguchi (510) 284-0640 LTakiguchi@aclibrary.org

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
misc_kidsreading1 1:30 PM  -  2:00 PM It's Storytime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This is a storytime for children 18 months to 5 years old. It consists of stories and songs. It is put on by the Fremont Adult & Continuing Education's Parent Education Program.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
lib_bookflipping 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Japanese For Kids Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

AIUEO Club is offering a free Japanese language class for children 4 to 6 years old.  We aill practice reading and writing Japanese alphabets   by singing songs and making crafts.  Please come join us and have some fun.

Class is held at the Fukaya Room A today.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421


 Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
office_pencil 3:15 PM  -  5:15 PM Homework Central Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Elementary School students are invited to Homework Central where they will be assisted with homework by high school-age volunteers. Homework Central takes place in the Library's Learning Center. The adult instructor is Kit Duggan, who is present at all times. This program, like all Library programs, is free. No registration necessary.

Contact: Danielle Wilson, Branch Manager, (510) 284-0640 DWilson@aclibrary.org

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

    Location: San Lorenzo Library
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Board Game Wednesdays Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Come join the fun! Every third Wednesday of the month we will have boardgames, including chess, for you to play.  There will be no chess instruction offered. This free, drop-in, program is for elementary school students.


Contact: Kate Eppler (510) 795-2631 keppler@aclibrary.org

Location: IRVINGTON BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

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misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Homework Help: every day after school Monday through Thursday! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   
  • Need help with math?
  • Want to practice your spelling words?
  • Get help writing a report 
  • Practice your Spanish vocabulary words

Teen volunteers working with an Adult Coordinator will be here to offer Homework Help in all subjects,  Monday - Thursday, 3:30-5 p.m.  No pre-registration is required; just bring your assignments. Library  computers will be available for writing and research. 

For more information and to find out about how you may volunteer to help, please call the Library, 510-667-7900.  Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

January 18 -  25 , 2016 (finals week)            

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Help Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Homework Help is offered to students in grades 3 to 8, Monday - Wednesday from 3:30 to 5:30 PM.   The first time a student uses the Homework Help program, parents/guardians must submit a permission slip for their child.  Once the permission slip is on file, the child can drop in any time the Homework Help program is open.  Students must sign in and sign out from the program.  Students are expected to do their own work, but teen volunteers will assist if the student needs help with understanding the assignment or the problem at hand. Parents, please note this program is not a substitute for professional tutoring and is not child care. More information about homework help resources at the library is available at http://guides.aclibrary.org/homework.

Contact Dublin Library 925-803-7252

Location: DUBLIN BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Help Center Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

The Homework Help Center is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 6 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers. Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. Closded on school holidays and teacher workdays.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everyone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
office_pencil 3:45 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express at the Union City Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Students in grades K-12 are invited to get homework help from teen volunteers at the Union City Library in our after-school Homework Express program. Help is available for all subject areas. Homework Express is open Monday - Thursdays from late September through early June. The program is closed on school holidays (as per the New Haven Unified School District Schedule) and on County holidays. 

Homework Express is supervised by an adult coordinator and the program allows high school students to earn Community Service Credit while helping other students. 

A completed registration is REQUIRED before students can attend Homework Express. Registration forms are available at the Reference Desk. Students can sign up for help starting at 3:45 and our volunteers can assist 3 students at a time. When a student's homework is completed they are signed out for the day so another student can come in for assistance. 


For more information contact:  (510) 745-1464 Ext. 5

Location: UNION CITY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

Thursday May 19, 2016 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 10:30 AM Toddler Time: Kids and Families Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Toddler Time. Free, drop -in program, no registration required.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

    Location: Edith Stone Room
 
office_pencil 3:15 PM  -  5:15 PM Homework Central Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Elementary School students are invited to Homework Central where they will be assisted with homework by high school-age volunteers. Homework Central takes place in the Library's Learning Center. The adult instructor is Kit Duggan, who is present at all times. This program, like all Library programs, is free. No registration necessary.

Contact: Danielle Wilson, Branch Manager, (510) 284-0640 DWilson@aclibrary.org

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Lego Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Love to build? Come by the Centerville Library to get creative with bricks! For ages 6+. Free tickets will be handed out 30 minutes before the event.

Due to space limitations FREE tickets will be given out 30 minutes before event. 

For more information contact the Centerville Library Information Desk at (510) 795-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 

 

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Homework Help: every day after school Monday through Thursday! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   
  • Need help with math?
  • Want to practice your spelling words?
  • Get help writing a report 
  • Practice your Spanish vocabulary words

Teen volunteers working with an Adult Coordinator will be here to offer Homework Help in all subjects,  Monday - Thursday, 3:30-5 p.m.  No pre-registration is required; just bring your assignments. Library  computers will be available for writing and research. 

For more information and to find out about how you may volunteer to help, please call the Library, 510-667-7900.  Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

January 18 -  25 , 2016 (finals week)            

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Help Center Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

The Homework Help Center is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 6 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers. Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. Closded on school holidays and teacher workdays.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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office_pencil 3:45 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express at the Union City Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Students in grades K-12 are invited to get homework help from teen volunteers at the Union City Library in our after-school Homework Express program. Help is available for all subject areas. Homework Express is open Monday - Thursdays from late September through early June. The program is closed on school holidays (as per the New Haven Unified School District Schedule) and on County holidays. 

Homework Express is supervised by an adult coordinator and the program allows high school students to earn Community Service Credit while helping other students. 

A completed registration is REQUIRED before students can attend Homework Express. Registration forms are available at the Reference Desk. Students can sign up for help starting at 3:45 and our volunteers can assist 3 students at a time. When a student's homework is completed they are signed out for the day so another student can come in for assistance. 


For more information contact:  (510) 745-1464 Ext. 5

Location: UNION CITY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
anim_dog_scottie 4:00 PM Paws to Read Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Come read stories to a friendly dog. Books & pillows provided. Sign up at Children’s Desk the day of the event. Our dog is a registered, "Good Citizen!"

Contact: Reference Desk (510) 526-3720 with questions.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  4:45 PM Russian Storytime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Russian Storytime is scheduled the first and the third Thursday of the month at 4 pm.  This is a free program for 3 to 7 years old.  Reading, singing, and playing all in Russian. Come learn a new language and have some fun.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Friday May 20, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM LEGOs at the Union City Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   
LEGO PLAYDATE
 
Fridays, April 8 and 22, May 6 and 20 @ 3:30 - 5:30 pm
                                                      
 
              Come play and create with the Library's collection of LEGOs.  Invite your friends for a playdate at the library!
                         Age 5 and up. Children under 7 must be accompanied by an adult.

                  Please leave your own LEGOs at home. We have enough for everyone!
                       No registration is necessary 


For more information contact:  (510) 745-1464 Ext. 5

Location: UNION CITY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
rec_paintpalette 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM ARTTAIN - Art for Kids Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

These classes are free and will feature different crafts each week. They are intended for children in grades 2-6. They are taught by high school volunteers. Free tickets will be available at 3:45 p.m. at the Children's Information Desk.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
eth_sombrero.GIF 4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Spanish StoryTime - Grupo de Lectura en espanol Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This storytime contains stories, rhymes, and songs, all conducted in Spanish for children and their parents.  It is scheduled every Friday from 4:30 to 5:30 pm.  No registration is required.  Just drop in and enjoy this 1 hour reading fun. 
 

Cantos!  Rimas!! Cuentos!!!
Ven a convivir y mejorar el idioma

 
 
Cuando: Cada Viernes de 4:30 - 5:30 pm, 
Donde:  Teatro de la seccion de ninos de la biblioteca principal de Fremont
Para Mas Informacion, 
carolina.greenhouse@yahoo.com

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Saturday May 21, 2016 Go To Top
misc_kapow.GIF 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Lego¬© Makerspace Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Kids 8+ are invited to the San Lorenzo Library's Lego© Makerspace! This will be a great time to be creative, have fun, and hang out with other Lego© enthusiasts.

Space is limited: tickets will be available for pick up as the program starts. Event will be held in the Greenhouse Community Room.

Contact: Jesse Nachem, Children's Librarian, (510) 284-0640 JNachem@aclibrary.org

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 

    Location: San Lorenzo Library
 
misc_kidsreading 11:00 AM Spring Storytime: Ages 3-5 and Families Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Stories, Crafts and Songs for 3-5 year olds and their families. Free, drop -in program, no registration required.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

    Location: Edith Stone Room
 
z_cust_kiwanis 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Storytime with the Kiwanis Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Please join volunteers from the Kiwanis Club for 30 minutes of stories especially for children preschool - kindergarten. This is a free, 30 minute prgraam that requires no registration.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 11:15 AM  -  12:15 PM Kids Yoga Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

For ages 5 and up.  Parents are welcome, too!

Join us every other Saturday to learn fundamentals of Yoga and do fun activities with certified RYT instructor Carla Rodriguez.  A yoga mat is recommended but not required. 

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
anim_butterfly_01 2:00 PM Craft Workshop with Margo Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Let your imagination soar at Margo's craft workshop.

Free. No registration required. Drop-in's welcome! 

Contact: Dan Hess(510) 526-3720 x17 dhess@aclibrary.org

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions

 

    Location: Edith Stone Room
 
misc_kids 2:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Family Art Workshop Series Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Free Monthly Family Art Workshop at the San Lorenzo Library!

Join us in the Community Room for a family art project celebrating the new library's public art!

* Fun art activities for all ages

* Great for the whole family

* Unique projects

* Se habla Espanol

Sponsored by the Alameda County Arts Commission


Contact: Jesse Nachem, Children's Librarian (510) 284-0640 JNachem@aclibrary.org

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

    Location: San Lorenzo Library
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lib_book3 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Reading Tutoring & Practice for K-4th Grade Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Practice is for kids in Kindergarten through 4th grade. Practice reading and listening skills with a volunteer reading tutor. This program will pair one volunteer with a group of 2-4 kids. Reading practice will be held on the third Saturday of the month. Registration is required for this program, and will begin one week before each session.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
anim_rabbit 4:00 PM Japanese Storytime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Stories in Japanese We will read Japanese picture books and sing Japanese songs. Contact: storytime.jp.albany@gmail.com.


Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

    Location: Edith Stone Room
Monday May 23, 2016 Go To Top
office_pencil 3:15 PM  -  5:15 PM Homework Central Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Elementary School students are invited to Homework Central where they will be assisted with homework by high school-age volunteers. Homework Central takes place in the Library's Learning Center. The adult instructor is Kit Duggan, who is present at all times. This program, like all Library programs, is free. No registration necessary.

Contact: Danielle Wilson, Branch Manager, (510) 284-0640 DWilson@aclibrary.org

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Homework Help: every day after school Monday through Thursday! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   
  • Need help with math?
  • Want to practice your spelling words?
  • Get help writing a report 
  • Practice your Spanish vocabulary words

Teen volunteers working with an Adult Coordinator will be here to offer Homework Help in all subjects,  Monday - Thursday, 3:30-5 p.m.  No pre-registration is required; just bring your assignments. Library  computers will be available for writing and research. 

For more information and to find out about how you may volunteer to help, please call the Library, 510-667-7900.  Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

January 18 -  25 , 2016 (finals week)            

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Help Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Homework Help is offered to students in grades 3 to 8, Monday - Wednesday from 3:30 to 5:30 PM.   The first time a student uses the Homework Help program, parents/guardians must submit a permission slip for their child.  Once the permission slip is on file, the child can drop in any time the Homework Help program is open.  Students must sign in and sign out from the program.  Students are expected to do their own work, but teen volunteers will assist if the student needs help with understanding the assignment or the problem at hand. Parents, please note this program is not a substitute for professional tutoring and is not child care. More information about homework help resources at the library is available at http://guides.aclibrary.org/homework.

Contact Dublin Library 925-803-7252

Location: DUBLIN BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Help Center Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

The Homework Help Center is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 6 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers. Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. Closded on school holidays and teacher workdays.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
office_pencil 3:45 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express at the Union City Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Students in grades K-12 are invited to get homework help from teen volunteers at the Union City Library in our after-school Homework Express program. Help is available for all subject areas. Homework Express is open Monday - Thursdays from late September through early June. The program is closed on school holidays (as per the New Haven Unified School District Schedule) and on County holidays. 

Homework Express is supervised by an adult coordinator and the program allows high school students to earn Community Service Credit while helping other students. 

A completed registration is REQUIRED before students can attend Homework Express. Registration forms are available at the Reference Desk. Students can sign up for help starting at 3:45 and our volunteers can assist 3 students at a time. When a student's homework is completed they are signed out for the day so another student can come in for assistance. 


For more information contact:  (510) 745-1464 Ext. 5

Location: UNION CITY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
nat_lightning 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM STEAM Friday with LawrenceHall of Science Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Susan White   510-745-1421   
   

Join us for Automata: Make your own Machines, courtesy of Lawrence Hall of Science from Berkeley.
We willl have some fun, amazing opportunities to construct your own creations.

Especially for ages 6 to 10. Free tickets will be available at the children's desk 15 minutes before the program.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Tuesday May 24, 2016 Go To Top
office_pencil 3:15 PM  -  5:15 PM Homework Central Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Elementary School students are invited to Homework Central where they will be assisted with homework by high school-age volunteers. Homework Central takes place in the Library's Learning Center. The adult instructor is Kit Duggan, who is present at all times. This program, like all Library programs, is free. No registration necessary.

Contact: Danielle Wilson, Branch Manager, (510) 284-0640 DWilson@aclibrary.org

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

    Location: San Lorenzo Library
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Homework Help: every day after school Monday through Thursday! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   
  • Need help with math?
  • Want to practice your spelling words?
  • Get help writing a report 
  • Practice your Spanish vocabulary words

Teen volunteers working with an Adult Coordinator will be here to offer Homework Help in all subjects,  Monday - Thursday, 3:30-5 p.m.  No pre-registration is required; just bring your assignments. Library  computers will be available for writing and research. 

For more information and to find out about how you may volunteer to help, please call the Library, 510-667-7900.  Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

January 18 -  25 , 2016 (finals week)            

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

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misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Help Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Homework Help is offered to students in grades 3 to 8, Monday - Wednesday from 3:30 to 5:30 PM.   The first time a student uses the Homework Help program, parents/guardians must submit a permission slip for their child.  Once the permission slip is on file, the child can drop in any time the Homework Help program is open.  Students must sign in and sign out from the program.  Students are expected to do their own work, but teen volunteers will assist if the student needs help with understanding the assignment or the problem at hand. Parents, please note this program is not a substitute for professional tutoring and is not child care. More information about homework help resources at the library is available at http://guides.aclibrary.org/homework.

Contact Dublin Library 925-803-7252

Location: DUBLIN BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Help Center Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

The Homework Help Center is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 6 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers. Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. Closded on school holidays and teacher workdays.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 or new English speakers to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everyone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
office_pencil 3:45 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express at the Union City Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Students in grades K-12 are invited to get homework help from teen volunteers at the Union City Library in our after-school Homework Express program. Help is available for all subject areas. Homework Express is open Monday - Thursdays from late September through early June. The program is closed on school holidays (as per the New Haven Unified School District Schedule) and on County holidays. 

Homework Express is supervised by an adult coordinator and the program allows high school students to earn Community Service Credit while helping other students. 

A completed registration is REQUIRED before students can attend Homework Express. Registration forms are available at the Reference Desk. Students can sign up for help starting at 3:45 and our volunteers can assist 3 students at a time. When a student's homework is completed they are signed out for the day so another student can come in for assistance. 


For more information contact:  (510) 745-1464 Ext. 5

Location: UNION CITY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Homework Help Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

homework helpNeed help with your homework? Teen volunteers will be available Tuesdays from 4-6 to help you figure it out. Sign up for a session when you arrive. Help is intended for grades K-8. 


Contact: Kate Eppler at 510-795-2629, or keppler@aclibrary.org

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  5:30 PM Hindi/English Preschool Storytime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

                                                                

Hindi/English Preschool storytime is scheduled every 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month from 5 to 5:30 in the afternoon.  This storytime is for 3 to 6 years old, and will introduce Hindi alphabets, rhymes/finger plays, short stories, children's songs in Hind/English.  

Want to teach your child Hindi?  Come join us to learn the beauty of a foreign language.  

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 6:30 PM Hear All About It! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Bedtime Story Owl

Join librarians and community members for an evening of stories perfect for the young and young at heart. We will end the evening with a simple craft.

Best for families with children ages 5 and older.

Contact Dublin Library 925-803-7252

Location: DUBLIN BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
anim_dog1 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Read to a Dog Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Need a little help with your readng? Come and READ TO A DOG. The Ohlone Humane Society Therapy Dog Unit is here and ready to listen to stories. Times are 6:30 pm, 6:45 pm, 7 pm and 7:15 pm. Choose a book here or bring your own. Free tickets are available at the Childrens Information Desk beginning at 6:30 pm.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Family Storytime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Join us for a fun-filled family storytime. Laugh along as we read silly stories, sing songs, and discover the joys of reading. Pajamas, blankets, and stuffed animals are welcome. 

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Wednesday May 25, 2016 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading1 1:30 PM  -  2:00 PM It's Storytime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This is a storytime for children 18 months to 5 years old. It consists of stories and songs. It is put on by the Fremont Adult & Continuing Education's Parent Education Program.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
lib_bookflipping 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Japanese For Kids Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

AIUEO Club is offering a free Japanese language class for children 4 to 6 years old.  We aill practice reading and writing Japanese alphabets   by singing songs and making crafts.  Please come join us and have some fun.

Class is held at the Fukaya Room A today.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421


 Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_kids 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Makerspace Celebration! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

In 2015 the San Lorenzo Library received a Curiosity Creates grant to create a special makerspace for kids and families, and we want to celebrate all the great projects that were made, and future projects we'll create!

Join us for this fun and inspiring celebration, make some fun stuff to take home, and learn more about the San Lorenzo Library Makerspace!

 


Contact: Jesse Nachem, Children's Librarian, (510) 284-0640 JNache@aclibrary.org

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

    Location: San Lorenzo Library
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office_pencil 3:15 PM  -  5:15 PM Homework Central Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Elementary School students are invited to Homework Central where they will be assisted with homework by high school-age volunteers. Homework Central takes place in the Library's Learning Center. The adult instructor is Kit Duggan, who is present at all times. This program, like all Library programs, is free. No registration necessary.

Contact: Danielle Wilson, Branch Manager, (510) 284-0640 DWilson@aclibrary.org

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

    Location: San Lorenzo Library
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:15 PM Family Circo Show! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Circus of Smiles is here, and it's time for fun! A great program for all the family to enjoy.  Tickets for this free show will be handed out 15 minutes prior to the performance.  Make sure to be on time, or you'll miss out on all the laughs!

 


Contact: Sally Kusalo (510) 608-1172 skusalo@aclibrary.org

Location: IRVINGTON BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Homework Help: every day after school Monday through Thursday! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   
  • Need help with math?
  • Want to practice your spelling words?
  • Get help writing a report 
  • Practice your Spanish vocabulary words

Teen volunteers working with an Adult Coordinator will be here to offer Homework Help in all subjects,  Monday - Thursday, 3:30-5 p.m.  No pre-registration is required; just bring your assignments. Library  computers will be available for writing and research. 

For more information and to find out about how you may volunteer to help, please call the Library, 510-667-7900.  Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

January 18 -  25 , 2016 (finals week)            

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Help Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Today is the last day for Homework Help for the 2015-16 School Year.  Homework Help returns next fall.  Meanwhile,  more information about homework help resources at the library is available at http://guides.aclibrary.org/homework.

Contact Dublin Library 925-803-7252

Location: DUBLIN BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Help Center Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

The Homework Help Center is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 6 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers. Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. Closded on school holidays and teacher workdays.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Reading Buddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Reading Buddies is a one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 to improve English skills by reading to a teen volunteer. In a group setting, the enrolled children will meet with their assigned teen volunteer at their scheduled time every week from October through May except during school breaks or holidays.

Registration is required and starts September 1 for everyone.  However, children reading below grade level will be given the priority if they sign up by September 21, 2015.  A report card or a note from the teacher must be presented for priority registration. The sessions currently offered are:

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
office_pencil 3:45 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express at the Union City Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Students in grades K-12 are invited to get homework help from teen volunteers at the Union City Library in our after-school Homework Express program. Help is available for all subject areas. Homework Express is open Monday - Thursdays from late September through early June. The program is closed on school holidays (as per the New Haven Unified School District Schedule) and on County holidays. 

Homework Express is supervised by an adult coordinator and the program allows high school students to earn Community Service Credit while helping other students. 

A completed registration is REQUIRED before students can attend Homework Express. Registration forms are available at the Reference Desk. Students can sign up for help starting at 3:45 and our volunteers can assist 3 students at a time. When a student's homework is completed they are signed out for the day so another student can come in for assistance. 


For more information contact:  (510) 745-1464 Ext. 5

Location: UNION CITY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  5:30 PM Basic Hindi Class For Kids Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

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This class is scheduled on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday.  It is a 30-minute free class for 6 to 12 years old.  Come to learn some basic Hindi and improve conversation skills.  This class will covers:

  • Recognize the Hindi alphabet
  • Count in Hindi
  • Name various animals, birds ... etc.
  • Addresspeople in your family like uncles, aunts and cousins in Hindi

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Thursday May 26, 2016 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 10:30 AM Toddler Time: Kids and Families Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Toddler Time. Free, drop -in program, no registration required.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

    Location: Edith Stone Room
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Backyard Play Day Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us on Centerville's back patio and yard to play with toys and enjoy the sunshine. All ages. 


Contact: Kate Eppler (510) 795-2629 or email keppler@aclibrary.org

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
office_pencil 3:15 PM  -  5:15 PM Homework Central Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Elementary School students are invited to Homework Central where they will be assisted with homework by high school-age volunteers. Homework Central takes place in the Library's Learning Center. The adult instructor is Kit Duggan, who is present at all times. This program, like all Library programs, is free. No registration necessary.

Contact: Danielle Wilson, Branch Manager, (510) 284-0640 DWilson@aclibrary.org

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

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misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Discovering Watersheds with Sulphur Creek Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Discovering Watersheds

 Thursday, May 26,  3:30-5:00pm

Join in a family adventure as you discover YOUR watershed. 

Naturalists from the Sulphur Creek Nature Center will be at the Castro Valley Library

to help you examine the importance of watersheds by peeling back the layers

of man-made culverts in a process known as Daylighting. 

Take a walk along the creek, view a special Google Earth Fly through creek mapping

and meet an animal that depends on a healthy creek.

Designed for Children 8 - 12 years old

Space is limited to first 35 participants.  No registration required, first come, first served.

 

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Homework Help: every day after school Monday through Thursday! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   
  • Need help with math?
  • Want to practice your spelling words?
  • Get help writing a report 
  • Practice your Spanish vocabulary words

Teen volunteers working with an Adult Coordinator will be here to offer Homework Help in all subjects,  Monday - Thursday, 3:30-5 p.m.  No pre-registration is required; just bring your assignments. Library  computers will be available for writing and research. 

For more information and to find out about how you may volunteer to help, please call the Library, 510-667-7900.  Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Homework Express is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 8 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers.

Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. from September 14, 2015 - May 26 2015. 

Closed on school holidays and teacher workdays. Closure dates for 2015-2016 school year:

January 18 -  25 , 2016 (finals week)            

February 15, 2016

March 14, 2016                

March 28 - 31, 2016

For more information contact: Becky Machetta 510-284-0682 or Rmachetta@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Help Center Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

The Homework Help Center is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 6 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers. Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. Closded on school holidays and teacher workdays.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
office_pencil 3:45 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express at the Union City Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Students in grades K-12 are invited to get homework help from teen volunteers at the Union City Library in our after-school Homework Express program. Help is available for all subject areas. Homework Express is open Monday - Thursdays from late September through early June. The program is closed on school holidays (as per the New Haven Unified School District Schedule) and on County holidays. 

Homework Express is supervised by an adult coordinator and the program allows high school students to earn Community Service Credit while helping other students. 

A completed registration is REQUIRED before students can attend Homework Express. Registration forms are available at the Reference Desk. Students can sign up for help starting at 3:45 and our volunteers can assist 3 students at a time. When a student's homework is completed they are signed out for the day so another student can come in for assistance. 


For more information contact:  (510) 745-1464 Ext. 5

Location: UNION CITY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
anim_dog_scottie 4:00 PM Paws to Read Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Come read stories to a friendly dog. Books & pillows provided. Sign up at Children’s Desk the day of the event. Our dog is a registered, "Good Citizen!"

Contact: Reference Desk (510) 526-3720 with questions.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Friday May 27, 2016 Go To Top
rec_paintpalette 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM ARTTAIN - Art for Kids Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

These classes are free and will feature different crafts each week. They are intended for children in grades 2-6. They are taught by high school volunteers. Free tickets will be available at 3:45 p.m. at the Children's Information Desk.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
eth_sombrero.GIF 4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Spanish StoryTime - Grupo de Lectura en espanol Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This storytime contains stories, rhymes, and songs, all conducted in Spanish for children and their parents.  It is scheduled every Friday from 4:30 to 5:30 pm.  No registration is required.  Just drop in and enjoy this 1 hour reading fun. 
 

Cantos!  Rimas!! Cuentos!!!
Ven a convivir y mejorar el idioma

 
 
Cuando: Cada Viernes de 4:30 - 5:30 pm, 
Donde:  Teatro de la seccion de ninos de la biblioteca principal de Fremont
Para Mas Informacion, 
carolina.greenhouse@yahoo.com

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Saturday May 28, 2016 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 11:00 AM Spring Storytime: Ages 3-5 and Families Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Stories, Crafts and Songs for 3-5 year olds and their families. Free, drop -in program, no registration required.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

    Location: Edith Stone Room
 
ent_circ_tentsm 2:00 PM Circus of Smiles: Gravity-Defying Juggling Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for the Circus of Smiles: Gravity-Defying Juggling

Circus of Smiles is famous for its daring feats of circus wizardry, You'll be amazed by their acrobatics and juggling! Stay after for a special Circus Workshop!

Free event. No ticket needed. Floor seating only with priority given to children.

Flier

Free. No registration required. Drop-in's welcome! 

Contact: Reference Desk (510) 526-3720 Ext. 5

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

    Location: Edith Stone Room
 
misc_none 2:30 PM  -  4:00 PM Big Gardens in Small Spaces Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Big Gardens in Small Spaces

 The adventures of container gardening

This class is geared toward people who don’t have a lot of space and want to grow their own food.  Topics such as: maintaining soil fertility, best plants for container gardens & crop rotation will be covered.  Growing in containers is a great way to start a garden or add on to maximize your already existing garden possibilities!!

For more information contact:  (510) 745-1464 Ext. 5

Location: UNION CITY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Sunday May 29, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Music in the Library! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Contact the Library for further information. We will know what musicians will appear very shortly. Thank you for your patience!


Contact: Danielle Wilson, Branch Manager, (510) 284-0640 DWilson@aclibrary.org

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

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Tuesday May 31, 2016 Go To Top
office_pencil 3:15 PM  -  5:15 PM Homework Central Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Elementary School students are invited to Homework Central where they will be assisted with homework by high school-age volunteers. Homework Central takes place in the Library's Learning Center. The adult instructor is Kit Duggan, who is present at all times. This program, like all Library programs, is free. No registration necessary.

Contact: Danielle Wilson, Branch Manager, (510) 284-0640 DWilson@aclibrary.org

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Homework Help: every day after school Monday through Thursday! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   
  • Need help with math?
  • Want to practice your spelling words?
  • Get help writing a report 
  • Practice your Spanish vocabulary words

Teen volunteers working with an Adult Coordinator will be here to offer Homework Help in all subjects,  Monday - Thursday, 3:30-5 p.m.  No pre-registration is required; just bring your assignments. Library  computers will be available for writing and research. 

For more information and to find out about how you may volunteer to help, please call the Library, 510-667-7900.  Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Help Center Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

The Homework Help Center is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 6 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers. Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. Closded on school holidays and teacher workdays.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
office_pencil 3:45 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express at the Union City Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Students in grades K-12 are invited to get homework help from teen volunteers at the Union City Library in our after-school Homework Express program. Help is available for all subject areas. Homework Express is open Monday - Thursdays from late September through early June. The program is closed on school holidays (as per the New Haven Unified School District Schedule) and on County holidays. 

Homework Express is supervised by an adult coordinator and the program allows high school students to earn Community Service Credit while helping other students. 

A completed registration is REQUIRED before students can attend Homework Express. Registration forms are available at the Reference Desk. Students can sign up for help starting at 3:45 and our volunteers can assist 3 students at a time. When a student's homework is completed they are signed out for the day so another student can come in for assistance. 


For more information contact:  (510) 745-1464 Ext. 5

Location: UNION CITY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Homework Help Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

homework helpNeed help with your homework? Teen volunteers will be available Tuesdays from 4-6 to help you figure it out. Sign up for a session when you arrive. Help is intended for grades K-8. 


Contact: Kate Eppler at 510-795-2629, or keppler@aclibrary.org

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Family Storytime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Join us for a fun-filled family storytime. Laugh along as we read silly stories, sing songs, and discover the joys of reading. Pajamas, blankets, and stuffed animals are welcome. 

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Wednesday June 1, 2016 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading1 1:30 PM  -  2:00 PM It's Storytime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This is a storytime for children 18 months to 5 years old. It consists of stories and songs. It is put on by the Fremont Adult & Continuing Education's Parent Education Program.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
lib_book3 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Homeschool Bookclub Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Do you homeschool your child and love to read? Join this informal book club especially for homeschooling families. Bring some books that you have enjoyed to share with the group. Take home lots of new titles to read. The group will meet the first Wednesday of each month from 2-3 p.m.
Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Group Books for Discussion:


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
office_pencil 3:15 PM  -  5:15 PM Homework Central Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Elementary School students are invited to Homework Central where they will be assisted with homework by high school-age volunteers. Homework Central takes place in the Library's Learning Center. The adult instructor is Kit Duggan, who is present at all times. This program, like all Library programs, is free. No registration necessary.

Contact: Danielle Wilson, Branch Manager, (510) 284-0640 DWilson@aclibrary.org

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

    Location: San Lorenzo Library
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Chess Instruction Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Basic chess instruction for kids in K-6th grade.  If you already know how to play chess, then come on over for a friendly game. Drop-in, registration or tickets are not required.

 


Contact: Sally Kusalo (510) 795-2631 skusalo@aclibrary.org

Location: IRVINGTON BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Homework Help: every day after school Monday through Thursday! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   
  • Need help with math?
  • Want to practice your spelling words?
  • Get help writing a report 
  • Practice your Spanish vocabulary words

Teen volunteers working with an Adult Coordinator will be here to offer Homework Help in all subjects,  Monday - Thursday, 3:30-5 p.m.  No pre-registration is required; just bring your assignments. Library  computers will be available for writing and research. 

For more information and to find out about how you may volunteer to help, please call the Library, 510-667-7900.  Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Help Center Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

The Homework Help Center is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 6 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers. Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. Closded on school holidays and teacher workdays.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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office_pencil 3:45 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express at the Union City Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Students in grades K-12 are invited to get homework help from teen volunteers at the Union City Library in our after-school Homework Express program. Help is available for all subject areas. Homework Express is open Monday - Thursdays from late September through early June. The program is closed on school holidays (as per the New Haven Unified School District Schedule) and on County holidays. 

Homework Express is supervised by an adult coordinator and the program allows high school students to earn Community Service Credit while helping other students. 

A completed registration is REQUIRED before students can attend Homework Express. Registration forms are available at the Reference Desk. Students can sign up for help starting at 3:45 and our volunteers can assist 3 students at a time. When a student's homework is completed they are signed out for the day so another student can come in for assistance. 


For more information contact:  (510) 745-1464 Ext. 5

Location: UNION CITY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

Thursday June 2, 2016 Go To Top
office_pencil 3:15 PM  -  5:15 PM Homework Central Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Elementary School students are invited to Homework Central where they will be assisted with homework by high school-age volunteers. Homework Central takes place in the Library's Learning Center. The adult instructor is Kit Duggan, who is present at all times. This program, like all Library programs, is free. No registration necessary.

Contact: Danielle Wilson, Branch Manager, (510) 284-0640 DWilson@aclibrary.org

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

    Location: San Lorenzo Library
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM Homework Help: every day after school Monday through Thursday! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   
  • Need help with math?
  • Want to practice your spelling words?
  • Get help writing a report 
  • Practice your Spanish vocabulary words

Teen volunteers working with an Adult Coordinator will be here to offer Homework Help in all subjects,  Monday - Thursday, 3:30-5 p.m.  No pre-registration is required; just bring your assignments. Library  computers will be available for writing and research. 

For more information and to find out about how you may volunteer to help, please call the Library, 510-667-7900.  Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 
office_pencil 3:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Help Center Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

The Homework Help Center is a free afterschool location where students in grades K - 6 can get help with their homework questions. It is staffed by an adult coordinator and high school students, who are the homework helpers. Drop-in Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. Closded on school holidays and teacher workdays.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
office_pencil 3:45 PM  -  5:30 PM Homework Express at the Union City Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Students in grades K-12 are invited to get homework help from teen volunteers at the Union City Library in our after-school Homework Express program. Help is available for all subject areas. Homework Express is open Monday - Thursdays from late September through early June. The program is closed on school holidays (as per the New Haven Unified School District Schedule) and on County holidays. 

Homework Express is supervised by an adult coordinator and the program allows high school students to earn Community Service Credit while helping other students. 

A completed registration is REQUIRED before students can attend Homework Express. Registration forms are available at the Reference Desk. Students can sign up for help starting at 3:45 and our volunteers can assist 3 students at a time. When a student's homework is completed they are signed out for the day so another student can come in for assistance. 


For more information contact:  (510) 745-1464 Ext. 5

Location: UNION CITY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 1 and 2) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 1st Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 1 and 2.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Saturday June 4, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Fun With Art Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

For ages 5-8.

Explore art every month with Ms. Chris.  Make sure you wear clothes that you don't mind getting messy.

Space is limited.  A ticket is required to attend.  Tickets are free and will be given out starting at 3:00 pm.  

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Monday June 6, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Paws to Read Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   


Get ready for a howl of a good time as children grades K-6 are invited to our Paws to Read program. Read to a certified pet therapy dog and their owner as Paws to Read programs are designed to help young readers gain self confidence and improve their reading skills.

Registration is required.

There are a limited number of spots available. Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Tuesday June 7, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Little Lego Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kate Eppler     keppler@aclibrary.org
   

Little ones love Lego, too! Now ages 4-5 have their own lego club event. Join us to build around the theme of the day. All Legos provided. Parent participation recommended. 

Location: Centerville Branch

 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Family Storytime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Join us for a fun-filled family storytime. Laugh along as we read silly stories, sing songs, and discover the joys of reading. Pajamas, blankets, and stuffed animals are welcome. 

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Wednesday June 8, 2016 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading1 1:30 PM  -  2:00 PM It's Storytime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This is a storytime for children 18 months to 5 years old. It consists of stories and songs. It is put on by the Fremont Adult & Continuing Education's Parent Education Program.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 4:00 PM Hooked on Books: 3rd Grade Book Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Hooked on Books is a book club for children in Grade 3. The group meets once a month in Conference Room A. You must register in advance for the book group at the Children's Desk either in person or by phone. There is no online registration. Each month, the group reads a selected title (book is given out at registration), and discusses the book and completes a related activity at the meeting.


Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

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Thursday June 9, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM Book Busters: 2nd Grade Book Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   
Book Busters is a book club for children in Grade 2. The group meets once a month in Conference Room A. You must register in advance for the book group at the Children's Desk either in person or by phone. There is no online registration. Each month, the group reads a selected title (book is given out at registration), and discusses the book and completes a related activity at the meeting.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 3 and 4) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 2nd Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 3 and 4.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Saturday June 11, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 11:15 AM  -  12:15 PM Kids Yoga Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

For ages 5 and up.  Parents are welcome, too!

Join us every other Saturday to learn fundamentals of Yoga and do fun activities with certified RYT instructor Carla Rodriguez.  A yoga mat is recommended but not required. 

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
anim_butterfly_01 2:00 PM Craft Workshop with Margo Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Let your imagination soar at Margo's craft workshop.

Free. No registration required. Drop-in's welcome! 

Contact: Dan Hess(510) 526-3720 x17 dhess@aclibrary.org

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions

 

    Location: Edith Stone Room
 
misc_kids 2:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Family Art Workshop Series Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Free Monthly Family Art Workshop at the San Lorenzo Library!

Join us in the Community Room for a family art project celebrating the new library's public art!

* Fun art activities for all ages

* Great for the whole family

* Unique projects

* Se habla Espanol

Sponsored by the Alameda County Arts Commission


Contact: Jesse Nachem, Children's Librarian (510) 284-0640 JNachem@aclibrary.org

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

    Location: San Lorenzo Library
Sunday June 12, 2016 Go To Top
eth_chinese_lantern.GIF 2:15 PM  -  3:15 PM Chinese Storytime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Let's learn Chinese together!!  

This is a storytime for 4 to 6 years old, followed by 15 minutes of fun activities, such as games, songs, crafts or face paint.  Due to limited space, free tickets are availabel at 2 pm at the Children's Desk.  

Please be on time.  Late comers will not be admitted!!

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Tuesday June 14, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Family Storytime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Join us for a fun-filled family storytime. Laugh along as we read silly stories, sing songs, and discover the joys of reading. Pajamas, blankets, and stuffed animals are welcome. 

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Saturday June 18, 2016 Go To Top
z_cust_kiwanis 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Storytime with the Kiwanis Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Please join volunteers from the Kiwanis Club for 30 minutes of stories especially for children preschool - kindergarten. This is a free, 30 minute prgraam that requires no registration.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Kick off Summer Reading with Juan L. Sanchez Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Join us for a musical fiesta, featuring multicultural songs and games. All ages welcome. Bring your dancing shoes!

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
anim_rabbit 4:00 PM Japanese Storytime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Stories in Japanese We will read Japanese picture books and sing Japanese songs. Contact: storytime.jp.albany@gmail.com.


Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

    Location: Edith Stone Room
Tuesday June 21, 2016 Go To Top
misc_smiley 6:00 PM Family Summer Programs: TBA Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Dan Hess   510-526-3720 Ext 5   
   

Children and families are invited to the library for an evening of magical fun!

http://www.facebook.com/albanyCAlibrary    
    Location: Edith Stone Room
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Family Storytime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Join us for a fun-filled family storytime. Laugh along as we read silly stories, sing songs, and discover the joys of reading. Pajamas, blankets, and stuffed animals are welcome. 

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

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Wednesday June 22, 2016 Go To Top
ent_magic 11:00 AM Magic Show w/Mike Della Pena! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Susan White   510-608-1172   
   

Join us for a fabulous magic show. Space is limited. Tickets will be available 15 minutes before the program.  Join us!


Contact: Susan White (510) 608-1172 swhite@aclibrary.org

Location: IRVINGTON BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

Thursday June 23, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Kids Bike Rodeo Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Looks like fun, right?

East Bay Bikes is coming to the Centerville patio to provide bike practice and teach safety skills! Bicycles and helmets provided, or bring your own. Best suited for ages 6-12. Kids can participate in groups of up to 30 students per hour. 


Contact: Kate Eppler (510) 795-2629 or email keppler@aclibrary.org

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

Saturday June 25, 2016 Go To Top
misc_kapow.GIF 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Lego¬© Makerspace Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Kids 8+ are invited to the San Lorenzo Library's Lego© Makerspace! This will be a great time to be creative, have fun, and hang out with other Lego© enthusiasts.

Space is limited: tickets will be available for pick up as the program starts. Event will be held in the Greenhouse Community Room.

Contact: Jesse Nachem, Children's Librarian, (510) 284-0640 JNachem@aclibrary.org

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 

    Location: San Lorenzo Library
 
misc_none 11:15 AM  -  12:15 PM Kids Yoga Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

For ages 5 and up.  Parents are welcome, too!

Join us every other Saturday to learn fundamentals of Yoga and do fun activities with certified RYT instructor Carla Rodriguez.  A yoga mat is recommended but not required. 

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org
Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Tuesday June 28, 2016 Go To Top
misc_smiley 6:00 PM Family Summer Programs: TBA Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Dan Hess   510-526-3720 Ext 5   
   

Children and families are invited to the library for an evening of magical fun!

http://www.facebook.com/albanyCAlibrary    
    Location: Edith Stone Room
 
anim_dog1 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Read to a Dog Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Need a little help with your readng? Come and READ TO A DOG. The Ohlone Humane Society Therapy Dog Unit is here and ready to listen to stories. Times are 6:30 pm, 6:45 pm, 7 pm and 7:15 pm. Choose a book here or bring your own. Free tickets are available at the Childrens Information Desk beginning at 6:30 pm.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Family Storytime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Join us for a fun-filled family storytime. Laugh along as we read silly stories, sing songs, and discover the joys of reading. Pajamas, blankets, and stuffed animals are welcome. 

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Saturday July 2, 2016 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 11:00 AM Summer Storytime: Ages 3-5 and Families Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Stories, Crafts and Songs for 3-5 year olds and their families. Free, drop -in program, no registration required.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

    Location: Edith Stone Room
Monday July 4, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Paws to Read Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   


Get ready for a howl of a good time as children grades K-6 are invited to our Paws to Read program. Read to a certified pet therapy dog and their owner as Paws to Read programs are designed to help young readers gain self confidence and improve their reading skills.

Registration is required.

There are a limited number of spots available. Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Tuesday July 5, 2016 Go To Top
misc_smiley 6:00 PM Family Summer Programs: TBA Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Dan Hess   510-526-3720 Ext 5   
   

Children and families are invited to the library for an evening of magical fun!

http://www.facebook.com/albanyCAlibrary    
    Location: Edith Stone Room
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Family Storytime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Join us for a fun-filled family storytime. Laugh along as we read silly stories, sing songs, and discover the joys of reading. Pajamas, blankets, and stuffed animals are welcome. 

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Wednesday July 6, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 12:30 PM  -  1:30 PM All About Reptiles -- for ages 3-7 Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Come learn all about reptiles with a naturalist from Coyote Hills. See a snake and tortoise, and do a snake craft!  Free tickets will be required and are available from the information desk 15 minutes before program start time. 


Contact: Irvington Library (510) 608-1172 keppler@aclibrary.org

Location: IRVINGTON BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

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misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM All About Reptiles -- for ages 8-12 Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Come learn all about reptiles with a naturalist from Coyote Hills. See a snake and tortoise, and do a snake craft! Free tickets will be required and are available from the information desk 15 minutes before program start time. 


Contact: Irvington Library (510) 608-1172 keppler@aclibrary.org

Location: IRVINGTON BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

Thursday July 7, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  2:45 PM All About Reptiles -- for ages 3-7 Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Learn all about Reptiles with a naturalist from Coyote Hills Regional Park. See a snake and a tortoise, and do a snake craft! Free tickets will be required and are available from the information desk 30 minutes before program start time. This session is for ages 3-7. 


Contact: Centerville Library (510) 795-2629 or email keppler@aclibrary.org

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM All About Reptiles -- for ages 8-12 Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Learn all about Reptiles with a naturalist from Coyote Hills Regional Park. See a snake and a tortoise, and do a snake craft! Free tickets will be required and are available from the information desk 30 minutes before program start time. This session is for ages 8-12. 


Contact: Centerville Library (510) 795-2629 or email keppler@aclibrary.org

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 1 and 2) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 1st Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 1 and 2.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 1 and 2) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 1st Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 1 and 2.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Saturday July 9, 2016 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 11:00 AM Summer Storytime: Ages 3-5 and Families Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Stories, Crafts and Songs for 3-5 year olds and their families. Free, drop -in program, no registration required.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

    Location: Edith Stone Room
 
ent_magic 2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Sterling the Bubblesmith at the Union City Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Come join us to watch the Master of Bubble Shows, Sterling the Bubblesmith. Sterling has become the master and inspiration of comedy bubble shows for families, working the art of bubble manipulation and amazement for years.

All Library programs are free. The library is wheelchair accessible. An ASL interpreter will be provided for this program  if requested at  least 7 days in advance.  Voice 510-745-1400 or TDD (888)663-0660

For more information contact: (510) 745-1464 Ext. 5

Location: UNION CITY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

Tuesday July 12, 2016 Go To Top
misc_smiley 6:00 PM Family Summer Programs: TBA Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Dan Hess   510-526-3720 Ext 5   
   

Children and families are invited to the library for an evening of magical fun!

http://www.facebook.com/albanyCAlibrary    
    Location: Edith Stone Room
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Family Storytime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Join us for a fun-filled family storytime. Laugh along as we read silly stories, sing songs, and discover the joys of reading. Pajamas, blankets, and stuffed animals are welcome. 

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Thursday July 14, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 3 and 4) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 2nd Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 3 and 4.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 3 and 4) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 2nd Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 3 and 4.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Saturday July 16, 2016 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 11:00 AM Summer Storytime: Ages 3-5 and Families Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Stories, Crafts and Songs for 3-5 year olds and their families. Free, drop -in program, no registration required.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

    Location: Edith Stone Room
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Tuesday July 19, 2016 Go To Top
misc_smiley 6:00 PM Family Summer Programs: TBA Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Dan Hess   510-526-3720 Ext 5   
   

Children and families are invited to the library for an evening of magical fun!

http://www.facebook.com/albanyCAlibrary    
    Location: Edith Stone Room
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Family Storytime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Join us for a fun-filled family storytime. Laugh along as we read silly stories, sing songs, and discover the joys of reading. Pajamas, blankets, and stuffed animals are welcome. 

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Wednesday July 20, 2016 Go To Top
misc_ 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Eth-Noh-Tec at the Union City Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Eth-Noh-Tec delights students with folk tales and myths from Asia: Korea, Japan, China, Tibet, Afghanistan, and other Asian cultures. Engaging performances take you on an adventure of the imagination, weaving a variety of traditional tales with music, movement, and wild facial gestures to bring the characters and places to life. 

Fun for the entire family!

All Library programs are free. The library is wheelchair accessible. An ASL interpreter will be provided for this program  if requested at  least 7 days in advance.  Voice 510-745-1400 or TDD (888)663-0660

For more information contact: (510) 745-1464 Ext. 5

Location: UNION CITY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

Saturday July 23, 2016 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 11:00 AM Summer Storytime: Ages 3-5 and Families Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Stories, Crafts and Songs for 3-5 year olds and their families. Free, drop -in program, no registration required.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

    Location: Edith Stone Room
 
ent_magic 2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Ventriloquist Steve Chaney at the Union City Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Everyone is invited to enjoy an hour of laughs and imagination at the Union City Library!

For 20 years Steve and his partner, “Corny Crow,” have presented their unique show for children and adults  for fairs, festivals, schools and libraries. Steve’s warmth and humor comes through in all his performances.

All Library programs are free. The library is wheelchair accessible. An ASL interpreter will be provided for this program  if requested at  least 7 days in advance.  Voice 510-745-1400 or TDD (888)663-0660

For more information contact: (510) 745-1464 Ext. 5

Location: UNION CITY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

Tuesday July 26, 2016 Go To Top
misc_smiley 6:00 PM Family Summer Programs: TBA Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Dan Hess   510-526-3720 Ext 5   
   

Children and families are invited to the library for an evening of magical fun!

http://www.facebook.com/albanyCAlibrary    
    Location: Edith Stone Room
 
anim_dog1 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Read to a Dog Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Need a little help with your readng? Come and READ TO A DOG. The Ohlone Humane Society Therapy Dog Unit is here and ready to listen to stories. Times are 6:30 pm, 6:45 pm, 7 pm and 7:15 pm. Choose a book here or bring your own. Free tickets are available at the Childrens Information Desk beginning at 6:30 pm.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Family Storytime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Join us for a fun-filled family storytime. Laugh along as we read silly stories, sing songs, and discover the joys of reading. Pajamas, blankets, and stuffed animals are welcome. 

Contact: Michelle Ng (510)248-0680 mng@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Saturday July 30, 2016 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 11:00 AM Summer Storytime: Ages 3-5 and Families Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Stories, Crafts and Songs for 3-5 year olds and their families. Free, drop -in program, no registration required.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

    Location: Edith Stone Room
Monday August 1, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Paws to Read Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   


Get ready for a howl of a good time as children grades K-6 are invited to our Paws to Read program. Read to a certified pet therapy dog and their owner as Paws to Read programs are designed to help young readers gain self confidence and improve their reading skills.

Registration is required.

There are a limited number of spots available. Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Tuesday August 2, 2016 Go To Top
misc_smiley 6:00 PM Family Summer Programs: TBA Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Dan Hess   510-526-3720 Ext 5   
   

Children and families are invited to the library for an evening of magical fun!

http://www.facebook.com/albanyCAlibrary    
    Location: Edith Stone Room
Thursday August 4, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 1 and 2) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 1st Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 1 and 2.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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Saturday August 6, 2016 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 11:00 AM Summer Storytime: Ages 3-5 and Families Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Stories, Crafts and Songs for 3-5 year olds and their families. Free, drop -in program, no registration required.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

    Location: Edith Stone Room
Tuesday August 9, 2016 Go To Top
misc_smiley 6:00 PM Family Summer Programs: TBA Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Dan Hess   510-526-3720 Ext 5   
   

Children and families are invited to the library for an evening of magical fun!

http://www.facebook.com/albanyCAlibrary    
    Location: Edith Stone Room
Thursday August 11, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 3 and 4) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 2nd Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 3 and 4.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Saturday August 13, 2016 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 11:00 AM Summer Storytime: Ages 3-5 and Families Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Stories, Crafts and Songs for 3-5 year olds and their families. Free, drop -in program, no registration required.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

    Location: Edith Stone Room
Tuesday August 16, 2016 Go To Top
misc_smiley 6:00 PM Family Summer Programs: TBA Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Dan Hess   510-526-3720 Ext 5   
   

Children and families are invited to the library for an evening of magical fun!

http://www.facebook.com/albanyCAlibrary    
    Location: Edith Stone Room
Saturday August 20, 2016 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 11:00 AM Summer Storytime: Ages 3-5 and Families Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Stories, Crafts and Songs for 3-5 year olds and their families. Free, drop -in program, no registration required.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

    Location: Edith Stone Room
Tuesday August 23, 2016 Go To Top
anim_dog1 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Read to a Dog Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Need a little help with your readng? Come and READ TO A DOG. The Ohlone Humane Society Therapy Dog Unit is here and ready to listen to stories. Times are 6:30 pm, 6:45 pm, 7 pm and 7:15 pm. Choose a book here or bring your own. Free tickets are available at the Childrens Information Desk beginning at 6:30 pm.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Saturday August 27, 2016 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 11:00 AM Summer Storytime: Ages 3-5 and Families Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Stories, Crafts and Songs for 3-5 year olds and their families. Free, drop -in program, no registration required.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

    Location: Edith Stone Room
Thursday September 1, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 1 and 2) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 1st Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 1 and 2.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Monday September 5, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Paws to Read Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   


Get ready for a howl of a good time as children grades K-6 are invited to our Paws to Read program. Read to a certified pet therapy dog and their owner as Paws to Read programs are designed to help young readers gain self confidence and improve their reading skills.

Registration is required.

There are a limited number of spots available. Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Thursday September 8, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 3 and 4) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 2nd Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 3 and 4.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Tuesday September 27, 2016 Go To Top
anim_dog1 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Read to a Dog Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Need a little help with your readng? Come and READ TO A DOG. The Ohlone Humane Society Therapy Dog Unit is here and ready to listen to stories. Times are 6:30 pm, 6:45 pm, 7 pm and 7:15 pm. Choose a book here or bring your own. Free tickets are available at the Childrens Information Desk beginning at 6:30 pm.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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Saturday October 1, 2016 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 11:00 AM Fall Storytime: Ages 3-5 and Families Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Stories, Crafts and Songs for 3-5 year olds and their families. Free, drop -in program, no registration required.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

    Location: Edith Stone Room
Monday October 3, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Paws to Read Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   


Get ready for a howl of a good time as children grades K-6 are invited to our Paws to Read program. Read to a certified pet therapy dog and their owner as Paws to Read programs are designed to help young readers gain self confidence and improve their reading skills.

Registration is required.

There are a limited number of spots available. Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Thursday October 6, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 1 and 2) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 1st Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 1 and 2.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Saturday October 8, 2016 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 11:00 AM Fall Storytime: Ages 3-5 and Families Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Stories, Crafts and Songs for 3-5 year olds and their families. Free, drop -in program, no registration required.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

    Location: Edith Stone Room
Thursday October 13, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 3 and 4) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 2nd Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 3 and 4.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Saturday October 15, 2016 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 11:00 AM Fall Storytime: Ages 3-5 and Families Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Stories, Crafts and Songs for 3-5 year olds and their families. Free, drop -in program, no registration required.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

    Location: Edith Stone Room
Saturday October 22, 2016 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 11:00 AM Fall Storytime: Ages 3-5 and Families Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Stories, Crafts and Songs for 3-5 year olds and their families. Free, drop -in program, no registration required.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

    Location: Edith Stone Room
Tuesday October 25, 2016 Go To Top
anim_dog1 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Read to a Dog Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Want to practice your reading with a trained dog from the Ohlone Humane Society's Therapy Dog Unit? This is the program for you. Each student will read to a dog for 15 minutes. Time slots are 6:30 pm, 6:45 pm, 7:00 pm and 7:15 pm. Free tickets are available at the Children's Information Desk beginning at 6:30 pm.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Saturday October 29, 2016 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 11:00 AM Fall Storytime: Ages 3-5 and Families Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Stories, Crafts and Songs for 3-5 year olds and their families. Free, drop -in program, no registration required.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

    Location: Edith Stone Room
Thursday November 3, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 1 and 2) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 1st Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 1 and 2.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Saturday November 5, 2016 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 11:00 AM Fall Storytime: Ages 3-5 and Families Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Stories, Crafts and Songs for 3-5 year olds and their families. Free, drop -in program, no registration required.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

    Location: Edith Stone Room
Monday November 7, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Paws to Read Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   


Get ready for a howl of a good time as children grades K-6 are invited to our Paws to Read program. Read to a certified pet therapy dog and their owner as Paws to Read programs are designed to help young readers gain self confidence and improve their reading skills.

Registration is required.

There are a limited number of spots available. Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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Thursday November 10, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 3 and 4) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 2nd Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 3 and 4.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Saturday November 12, 2016 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 11:00 AM Fall Storytime: Ages 3-5 and Families Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Stories, Crafts and Songs for 3-5 year olds and their families. Free, drop -in program, no registration required.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

    Location: Edith Stone Room
Saturday November 19, 2016 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 11:00 AM Fall Storytime: Ages 3-5 and Families Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Stories, Crafts and Songs for 3-5 year olds and their families. Free, drop -in program, no registration required.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

    Location: Edith Stone Room
Saturday November 26, 2016 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 11:00 AM Fall Storytime: Ages 3-5 and Families Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Stories, Crafts and Songs for 3-5 year olds and their families. Free, drop -in program, no registration required.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

    Location: Edith Stone Room
Thursday December 1, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 1 and 2) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 1st Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 1 and 2.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Thursday December 8, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 3 and 4) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 2nd Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 3 and 4.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Thursday January 5, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 1 and 2) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 1st Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 1 and 2.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Thursday January 12, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 3 and 4) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 2nd Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 3 and 4.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Thursday February 2, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 1 and 2) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 1st Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 1 and 2.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Thursday February 9, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 3 and 4) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 2nd Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 3 and 4.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Thursday March 2, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 1 and 2) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 1st Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 1 and 2.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Thursday March 9, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 3 and 4) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 2nd Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 3 and 4.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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Thursday April 6, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 1 and 2) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 1st Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 1 and 2.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Thursday April 13, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 3 and 4) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 2nd Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 3 and 4.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Thursday May 4, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 1 and 2) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 1st Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 1 and 2.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Thursday May 11, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 3 and 4) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 2nd Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 3 and 4.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Thursday June 1, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 1 and 2) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 1st Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 1 and 2.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Thursday June 8, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club (Grades 3 and 4) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club at Newark Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 2nd Thursday to talk about it.  Sign up and pick up your copy of this month's book at the Information Desk.  For grades 3 and 4.

This month's book: TBD.

Ms. Tara's Kids Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

Contact: Chien-Chun Chang (510) 284-0686 or email cchang@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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