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Monday February 8, 2016 Go To Top
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 Chess for Kids Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 Come to the Children's Room for drop-in chess games.  Learn to play or play for fun with a friend or volunteer.

 We'll provide the  chessboards. Recommended for children 8 and above.

 Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900
 
 Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

    Location: Castro Valley
 
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
 

 

 
holiday_heart2 4:00 PM  -  4:45 PM Valentine and Craft Making Workshop Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Come and make some Valentines for your family and friends during this free workshop for children grades 1 and up. Younger children are welcome with an older helper. There will also be another surprise craft. Registration is necessary and begins Monday Feb. 1 at 1 pm.


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

Location: FREMONT 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 February 9, 2016 Go To Top
holiday_heart1 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Origami for Valentine's Day Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Hey Kids! Celebrate Valentine’s Day and make origami for your loved ones! Limited instruction will be provided. Event will be held in the Community Room. This event is part of San Lorenzo Library’s new Makerspace!

Contact: Blaine Wentworth: 510-284-0640 / mwentworth@aclibrary.org

    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 Bookaneers: A Book Group for 5th Graders Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Freaky Fast Frankie Joe 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 February 9 meeting, we'll be reading Freaky Fast Frankie Joe by Lutricia Clifton.


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 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 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

 
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 February 10, 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
 

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eth_chinese_lantern.GIF 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Chinese New Year Craft Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Chinese New Year Craft

San Lorenzo kids! Come to the Library for a Chinese New Year craft! More information will be available at the Library. Be sure to ask your librarian and join us in the Cafe area.


Contact: Lael Takiguchi, Librarian (510) 284-0640 ltakiguchi@aclibrary.org

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
ent_anime_naruto.GIF 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Gaming for Elementary School Kids Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Meet your friends in San Lorenzo Library's Teen Area for a session of video gaming. Games and consoles provided.

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

Location: SAN LORENZO 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
 
ent_anime_naruto.GIF 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Gaming for Teens Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Meet your friends in San Lorenzo Library's Teen Area for a session of video gaming. Games and consoles provided.

Contact: Tamecca Brewer, (510) 284-0640 TBrewer@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
 

 
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 4:00 PM Hooked on Books: 3rd Grade Book Club - FULL 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  -  4:00 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 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 February 11, 2016 Go To Top
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  -  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
 

 
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 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
 

 
lib_teddybear_reading 4:00 PM  -  4:45 PM Storytime Presented by Basis Independent Fremont Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This free storytime is especially for children in pre-K and kindergarten. Join teachers from Basis Indenpendent Fremont for a fun program of stories, music and dancing.


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: "Geronimo's Valentine" by Geronimo Stilton

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 February 13, 2016 Go To Top
anim_turtle 10:00 AM Registration Begins for the Create a Jeweled Turtle CD Workshop Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This free workshop is presented by Christie 's Creative Cupboard and is for children 5 - 10 years old. All supplies are provided and the workshop will be held on Sat. Feb. 20 @ 2 p.m.


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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
eth_chinese_lantern.GIF 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Chinese Children's Art Wxhibit - Angels Flying Over the Pacific Ocean Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

During this opening reception, meet six young artists from China. Their work will be on display in the Children's Area. Several have also written and illustrated books that will be donated to the Alameda County Library System. Sponsored by the US-China Culture and Communication Association, the Wuhan Muma Children's Museum of Fine Arts and the Fremont Main Library Children's Department. The display will also be available to see on Sunday Feb. 14 from 1-5 pm.

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_kidsreading 11:00 AM Winter 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
 
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
 
rec_paintpalette 2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Family Art Workshop Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

All welcome. Join the festivities in the Greenhouse Community Room.


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

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
misc_none 2:30 PM  -  4:00 PM Valentine's Day Crafts for Kids Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Fun Valentine's Day crafts for kids of all ages.  Just stop by during program open hours but no later than 3:30 pm!  

Kids 5 or under must bring a teen or adult friend to help.

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 

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ent_masks_color 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Goldren Dragon Lion Dance Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

You'll be awestruck! The Golden Dragon Lion Dancers will parade through San Lorenzo Library. Don't miss this spectacular experience.


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

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
eth_chinese_lantern.GIF 1:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Chinese Children's Art Wxhibit - Angels Flying Over the Pacific Ocean Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

View artwork create by six young artists from China.  Sponsored by the US-China Culture and Communication Association, the Wuhan Muma Children's Museum of Fine Arts and the Fremont Main Library Children's Department. The display will also be available to see on Sunday Feb. 14 from 1-5 pm.

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Tuesday February 16, 2016 Go To Top
anim_turtle 2:00 PM Tracy, the Animal Guy Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Wild Animal Crossing! 

Tracy, the Animal Guy, brings his troupe of traveling creatures!!!

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
 
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
 

 

 
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
 

 
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

 
misc_magnifying_glass.GIF 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Math Science Nucleus Presents Fremont in the Ice Age Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

The Ice Age is defined in North America from the fossils found in Irvington.  New fossils found in the Warm Springs district bring more information of how the large mammals in Fremont disappeared.  Activities will include making headbands, footprints, and more.
Also included in this free program for elementary aged children - a story (Mammoth Mary).

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Wednesday February 17, 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
 

 
ent_anime_naruto.GIF 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Gaming for Elementary School Kids Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Meet your friends in San Lorenzo Library's Teen Area for a session of video gaming. Games and consoles provided.

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

Location: SAN LORENZO 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 Storytime Theater today.

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


 Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM 3D Printing Demo Fun! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Come learn about 3D printing and how it can create fun shapes and useful tools. Ages 6-14.

This event is part of San Lorenzo Library’s new Makerspace programming!

Contact: Jesse Nachem: 510-284-0640 / jnachem@aclibrary.org

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

Location: IRVINGTON BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
ent_anime_naruto.GIF 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Gaming for Teens Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Meet your friends in San Lorenzo Library's Teen Area for a session of video gaming. Games and consoles provided.

Contact: Tamecca Brewer, (510) 284-0640 TBrewer@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
 

 
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  -  4:00 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
 

Thursday February 18, 2016 Go To Top
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
 

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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
 

 

 

 
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
 

 
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 February 19, 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
 

 
lib_book_signing 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Chinese Calligraphy for Kids Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   


This free Chinese calligraphy class introduces the art of ink-brushes writing to students 8 -12 years old, and is taught by Professor Wang from the Chinese Calligraphy and Painting Learning Center.  Consistent attendance is highly recommended.  Registration stars on 12/28/2015 with limited space.

Bring your own pen brush, paper and ink if you have them.

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

Location: FREMONT 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 February 20, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Shel-abration: A Silverstein Extravaganza Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Shel-a-Bration: A Silverstein Extravaganza!

Presented by Storyteller Bob Kann

 

Saturday, February 20th @ 10:00am

Celebrate the rich life and playful poetry of Shel Silverstein

with this blend of biography and verse.

Hear tales about the man who was interested in everything

and created for the sheer joy of it.

Listen to poems about Homework Machines, Hippo Sandwiches, Crocodile’s

Toothaches, and stories about Runny Babbits.

Find out about the “what if” principle behind Silverstein’s creativity.

All Ages Welcome, No Registration Necessary

 

    Location: The Castro Valley Library
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misc_none 10:30 AM  -  12:00 PM STEAM Saturdays Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

                                                                                  Join us in the Children's Area for STEAM projects and crafts

10:30 am - 12:00pm

January 9 & January 23

February 6 & February 20

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
 
ent_microphone1 10:30 AM  -  12:30 PM Parenting Class - Preteens & Transitions Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Ever want to know how to use mindful parenting techniques to get along well with your pre-teens?   This is a perfect parenting class for you, presented by two experienced counselors.

Topics include:

  • Developmental Stage
  • What happens after elementary school
  • Physical & emotional changes
  • The brain of a Teen
  • Academic challenges
  • Social Interactions
  • Issues of self esteem
  • Influence of media
  • Temptations and Distractions
  • Talking effectively with your teen

 


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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_kidsreading 11:00 AM Winter 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_kapow.GIF 12:30 PM  -  2:30 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 1/2 hour before the event. 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 1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Yoga for Kids Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   


For Kids ages 5-12.  

Learn fundamentals of Yoga and do fun activities with certified RYT instructor Carla Rodriguez.  Bring a mat if you have one.  

Space is limited.  A ticket is required to attend.  Tickets will be given out starting at 1 pm.

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

 
ent_drum3 2:00 PM African Village Celebrations with Onye Onyemaeche Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

African Village Celebrations

with Onye Onyemaeche: drums, dancing and more!!!

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
 
anim_turtle 2:00 PM  -  2:45 PM Create a Jeweled Turtle CD Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This free workshop is presented by Christie 's Creative Cupboard and is for children 5 - 10 years old. All supplies are provided but registration is necessary and begins Feb. 13 @ 10 a.m.


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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Discover Taiwan: SkyLantern Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

Join Discover Taiwan and learn about SkyLanterns!

 

Saturday, February 20th

2:00 - 3:30pm

 

Registration is Required, Register at the Children's Desk, All Ages Welcome

    Location: Castro Valley
 
ent_microphone2 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM 2016 Chinese Parenting Class Series #1 Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A series of Parenting Classes conducted in Mandarin will be offered in 2016.  Classes are scheduled on Saturdays from 2 to 4 pm.  These classes will be presented by the Director and teachers of the Herald Family Rebuilding Center of the Fremont Family Resouce Center, as well as special guest speakers.

Today's topic is The Secret to Win-Win Relationships and presented by Ms. Winnis Chinang, a liciensed Marriage Family Therapist and founder of the Parenting ABC.
 

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


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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

 
misc_kidsreading 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Storytelling with Kirk Waller Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Kirk Waller is an award-winning storyteller who combines spoken word, rhythm, music and movement to create an unforgettable experience. Join us in the Community Room for this wonderful event. This event is part of our Black History Month programming!

Contact: Jesse Nachem: 510-284-0640 / jnachem@aclibrary.org

 

    Location: San Lorenzo Library
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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 February 22, 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 Chess for Kids Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 Come to the Children's Room for drop-in chess games.  Learn to play or play for fun with a friend or volunteer.

 We'll provide the  chessboards. Recommended for children 8 and above.

 Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900
 
 Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

    Location: Castro Valley
 
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
 

 

Tuesday February 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
 

 

 

    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
 

 

 

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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 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 February 24, 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
 

 
ent_anime_naruto.GIF 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Gaming for Elementary School Kids Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Meet your friends in San Lorenzo Library's Teen Area for a session of video gaming. Games and consoles provided.

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

Location: SAN LORENZO 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 Storytime Theater 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
 
ent_anime_naruto.GIF 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Gaming for Teens Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Meet your friends in San Lorenzo Library's Teen Area for a session of video gaming. Games and consoles provided.

Contact: Tamecca Brewer, (510) 284-0640 TBrewer@aclibrary.org

Location: SAN LORENZO 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
 

 

 
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 February 25, 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

 
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
 

 

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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
 

 
lib_teddybear_reading 4:00 PM  -  4:45 PM Storytime Presented by Basis Independent Fremont Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This free storytime is especially for children in pre-K and kindergarten. Join teachers from Basis Indenpendent Fremont for a fun program of stories, music and dancing.


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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Friday February 26, 2016 Go To Top
lib_book_signing 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Chinese Calligraphy for Kids Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   


This free Chinese calligraphy class introduces the art of ink-brushes writing to students 8 -12 years old, and is taught by Professor Wang from the Chinese Calligraphy and Painting Learning Center.  Consistent attendance is highly recommended.  Registration stars on 12/28/2015 with limited space.

Bring your own pen brush, paper and ink if you have them.

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

Location: FREMONT 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 February 27, 2016 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 11:00 AM Winter 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 2:00 PM  -  2:45 PM Read! Read! Read! It's Magic! with Bob Kann Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

All the way from Wisconsin - it's Bob Kann. Bob will blend magic and stories together during this free, 45 minute program for folks of all ages. Come see what magic Bob has in store for you.

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Monday February 29, 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 Chess for Kids Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 Come to the Children's Room for drop-in chess games.  Learn to play or play for fun with a friend or volunteer.

 We'll provide the  chessboards. Recommended for children 8 and above.

 Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900
 
 Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

    Location: Castro Valley
 
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
 

 

Tuesday March 1, 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 Reading Rascals: 3rd and 4th grade book group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Beezus and Ramona Book JacketIf 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 March 1st meeting, we'll be reading "Beezus and Ramona" by Beverly Cleary.


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. Closed 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 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 March 2, 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
 

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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
 
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 March 3, 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

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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_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 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
 

Friday March 4, 2016 Go To Top
lib_book_signing 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Chinese Calligraphy for Kids Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   


This free Chinese calligraphy class introduces the art of ink-brushes writing to students 8 -12 years old, and is taught by Professor Wang from the Chinese Calligraphy and Painting Learning Center.  Consistent attendance is highly recommended.  Registration stars on 12/28/2015 with limited space.

Bring your own pen brush, paper and ink if you have them.

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

Location: FREMONT 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
 

Saturday March 5, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Flying Phoebe Doll Making Workshop Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

MARCH IS ART IS EDUCATION MONTH!

DOLL MAKING WORKSHOP

Saturday, March 5th 

11:00am - 1:00pm

Join the Flying Phoebe cloth doll club for a doll making workshop in the Children's Area of the library.  

Come anytime between 11:00am and 1:00pm. 

All ages welcome.

    Location: Castro Valley
 
lib_book3 2:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Make a Book! Family Art Workshop Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Make a book all about your family to take home. Use instant photographs, colorful paper and positive messages to create your book as a family. Fun for all ages, and all materials provided! You are also invited to make a page to contribute to the community book that will be on display at the Library. Local artist Miranda Bergman will lead the workshop.


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

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions

    Location: San Lorenzo Library
Monday March 7, 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

 
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 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 March 8, 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

 
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
 

 

 
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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
 

 
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_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 March 9, 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
 

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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  -  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
 

 
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 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

 
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 March 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
 

 

 

 
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 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: 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
 

Friday March 11, 2016 Go To Top
lib_book_signing 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Chinese Calligraphy for Kids Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   


This free Chinese calligraphy class introduces the art of ink-brushes writing to students 8 -12 years old, and is taught by Professor Wang from the Chinese Calligraphy and Painting Learning Center.  Consistent attendance is highly recommended.  Registration stars on 12/28/2015 with limited space.

Bring your own pen brush, paper and ink if you have them.

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, March 11 & 25 @ 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
 

Monday March 14, 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
 

 

 

 
anim_starfish 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Needle Felting Workshop! (ages 6-10) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Needle felting is a process which uses a special needle to sculpt wool, creating beautiful, colorful and fun shapes. We will be using cookie cutters to mold wool into fabulous creations!

Ages 6-10 are invited to this special workshop.

Please note: Parental supervision strongly recommended, as sharp needles will be used. Please contact the library for more information.

 

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

 

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holiday_shamrock 5:00 PM  -  6:00 PM St. Patrick's Day Fun With Art Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

For ages 5-10.

Join the fun with St. Patrick's Day art 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 4:30 pm.  

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Tuesday March 15, 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

 
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 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

Wednesday March 16, 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
 

 
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: 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
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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
 

 
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 March 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
 

 

 

 
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
 

 
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 March 18, 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
 

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Saturday March 19, 2016 Go To Top
misc_construction 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 when the library opens at 10am. 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
 
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
 

 
anim_squirrel 11:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Beatrix Potter Tea Party Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

You are cordially invited to a Beatrix Potter Tea Party!

Stories and tales from the wee world of British gardener and author, Beatrix Potter.

Come dressed as your favorite character:   Peter Rabbit, Squirrel Nutkin, Benjamin Bunny, Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle, Jeremy Fisher, Jemima Puddle-Duck or Pigling Bland.

Free program with refreshments and crafts. Win prizes at the costume contest!!

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
 
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
 
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

Monday March 21, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM Registration Begins for the Shrinky Dink Workshop Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This free workshop is for children ages 8 - 13. It is presented by Christie's Creative Cupboard. Bring your immagination and make something wonderful to take home. The workshop is on Monday March 28 at 2 p.m.


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
 

 

 

 
anim_starfish 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Needle Felting Workshop! (ages 10-14) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Needle felting is a process which uses a special needle to sculpt wool, creating beautiful, colorful and fun shapes. We will be using cookie cutters to mold wool into fabulous creations!

Ages 10-14 are invited to this special workshop.

Please note: Parental supervision recommended for youth who might have trouble handling tools, as sharp needles will be used. Please contact the library for more information.

 

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

 
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
 

 

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Tuesday March 22, 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

 
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
 

 

 
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
 

 
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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
 

Wednesday March 23, 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
 

 
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
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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
 

 
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 March 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
 

 

 

 
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 March 25, 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, March 11 & 25 @ 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
 

 

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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
 

Saturday March 26, 2016 Go To Top
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 March 28, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  2:45 PM Shrinky Dink Workshop Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This free workshop is for children ages 8 - 13. It is presented by Christie's Creative Cupboard. Bring your immagination and make something wonderful to take home. Registration is necessary and begins on Monday March 21 at 1 p.m.


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
 

 

 

 
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
 

 

Tuesday March 29, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  1:45 PM Kids Craft: Collage Trays Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

 

 

A great craft for kids 4 and up!  Make your own  "Van Gogh" collage!  All instruction and supplies will be provided by Christie's Creative Cupboard. Due to space limitations, please arrive early to get a spot.

 


Contact: Sally Kusalo (510) 284-0695 skusalo@aclibrary.org

Location: NILES 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
 
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
 

 

Wednesday March 30, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  1:45 PM Tissue Painted Canvas Craft Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A fun family craft! Take tissue paper, cut it into shapes paint over the shapes and create your own masterpiece! All supplies and instruction provided for this free craft.  Tickets will be handed out 15 minutes prior to the program due to space limitations.


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

Location: IRVINGTON BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
misc_kapow.GIF 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Bricks 4 Kidz! (ages 9-14) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Make a motorized LEGO model!

Ages 9-14

Space is limited: pick up tickets 1/2 hour before the program.


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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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
 
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
 

 

Thursday March 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
 

 

 

 
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
 

Saturday April 2, 2016 Go To Top
misc_kapow.GIF 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Bricks 4 Kidz! (ages 9-14) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Make a motorized LEGO model!

Ages 5-9

Space is limited: pick up tickets 1/2 hour before the program.


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

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

    Location: San Lorenzo Library
 
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 April 4, 2016 Go To Top
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
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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
 

 
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
 

 
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 April 5, 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

 
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

 

 
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
 

Wednesday April 6, 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
 

 
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
 

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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  -  4:30 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

 
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

 

 
anim_mouse_01 4:00 PM  -  4:00 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
 

Thursday April 7, 2016 Go To Top
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
 
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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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
 

Friday April 8, 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
 

Saturday April 9, 2016 Go To Top
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
Monday April 11, 2016 Go To Top
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

 
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 April 12, 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
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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
 

 
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 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_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 April 13, 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
 

 
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

 
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  -  4:00 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
 

Thursday April 14, 2016 Go To Top
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
 
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
 

 

 
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
 

Friday April 15, 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
 

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Saturday April 16, 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
 

 
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 April 18, 2016 Go To Top
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

 
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 April 19, 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
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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
 

 
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
 

 

 
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
 

 
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  -  8:00 PM Math Science Nucleus Presents Volcanoes and Earthquakes Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Volcanoes and earthquakes help geologists determine the plate boundaries.  Learn why we have earthquakes and no volcanoes.  Activities help children understand these earthly creations. 
Also included in this free program for elementary aged children - a story (Fiery Slpoes of Mt. Etna).

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Wednesday April 20, 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
 

 
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: 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

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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 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  -  4:00 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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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
 
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. 


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