Thursday July 19, 2018
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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Musical Storytime

Musical Storytime at the Castro Valley Library!

Thursdays in July:

July 5th

July 12th

July 19th

July 26th

TWO SESSIONS

10:00 am & 10:45 am

Musical Storytime is a fun interactive experience with stories and music.

Designed for Children 0 - 5 years

No Registration.  Class size is limited.  First Come, First Served

 

LOCATION: Castro Valley

Musical Storytime at the Castro Valley Library!

Thursdays in July:

July 5th

July 12th

July 19th

July 26th

TWO SESSIONS

10:00 am & 10:45 am

Musical Storytime is a fun interactive experience with stories and music.

Designed for Children 0 - 5 years

No Registration.  Class size is limited.  First Come, First Served

 

LOCATION: Castro Valley

 
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
SLZ Adult School Knitting Club

Looking for a place to knit? Want to make new knitting pals?

Join adult students from the San Lorenzo Adult School for a knitting session. 

All are welcome to come in and knit with new friends. Bring your own projects to work on, or start new ones with this group. 

They will be meeting every Thursday this summer in our Greenhouse Community Room

LOCATION: San Lorenzo Library

Looking for a place to knit? Want to make new knitting pals?

Join adult students from the San Lorenzo Adult School for a knitting session. 

All are welcome to come in and knit with new friends. Bring your own projects to work on, or start new ones with this group. 

They will be meeting every Thursday this summer in our Greenhouse Community Room

LOCATION: San Lorenzo Library

 
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Baby Time

 

Join us for music, movement and play. This program is designed for baby and caregiver to enjoy together. 

For pre-walking infants under 12 months old.

***Please note: The library opens at 11:00 am, but the lobby will be open at 10:30 am.


Contact: (510)795-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

Join us for music, movement and play. This program is designed for baby and caregiver to enjoy together. 

For pre-walking infants under 12 months old.

***Please note: The library opens at 11:00 am, but the lobby will be open at 10:30 am.


Contact: (510)795-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
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10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Toddler Time

As your child’s first and best teacher, we invite you to come and participate in early literacy activities with your child. Join us for stories, fingerplays and action rhymes, followed by a 15-minute stay and play time.

This program is designed for children ages 23 months - 3 years and an adult caregiver.

PLEASE NOTE: Space is limited and cannot exceed room capacity.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

As your child’s first and best teacher, we invite you to come and participate in early literacy activities with your child. Join us for stories, fingerplays and action rhymes, followed by a 15-minute stay and play time.

This program is designed for children ages 23 months - 3 years and an adult caregiver.

PLEASE NOTE: Space is limited and cannot exceed room capacity.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
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10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Castro Valley Library Genealogy Study Group Meeting

DISCOVER YOUR ROOTS!   If you are looking for help with your family history research or just the companionship of others with the genealogy bug, please come join us!  It's FREE!  Each meeting will feature a short presentation by our experienced docent or a guest speaker with plenty of time for research and Q & A.

  • Beginning or experienced genealogists welcome.
  • Use a library laptop or bring your own.
  • Meets the 1st and 3rd Thursdays monthly from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm

                         Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

DISCOVER YOUR ROOTS!   If you are looking for help with your family history research or just the companionship of others with the genealogy bug, please come join us!  It's FREE!  Each meeting will feature a short presentation by our experienced docent or a guest speaker with plenty of time for research and Q & A.

  • Beginning or experienced genealogists welcome.
  • Use a library laptop or bring your own.
  • Meets the 1st and 3rd Thursdays monthly from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm

                         Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Musical Storytime

Musical Storytime @ the Castro Valley Library!

Thursdays in July

July 5th

July 12th

July 19th

July 26th

TWO SESSIONS

10:00 am & 10:45 am

Musical Storytime is a fun interactive experience with stories and music.

Designed for Children 0 - 5 years

No Registration.  Class size is limited.  First Come, First Served

 

LOCATION: Castro Valley

Musical Storytime @ the Castro Valley Library!

Thursdays in July

July 5th

July 12th

July 19th

July 26th

TWO SESSIONS

10:00 am & 10:45 am

Musical Storytime is a fun interactive experience with stories and music.

Designed for Children 0 - 5 years

No Registration.  Class size is limited.  First Come, First Served

 

LOCATION: Castro Valley

 
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11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Lunch at the Library Volunteers

 

 

 

 

 

We are looking for adults and teen volunteers between June 18-August 9, Mondays through Thursdays from 11:00 a.m. to 2 p.m.


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

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

We are looking for adults and teen volunteers between June 18-August 9, Mondays through Thursdays from 11:00 a.m. to 2 p.m.


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

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
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11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
Summer Family Storytime and Crafts

Session length: 8 weeks, June 21, 2018-August 9, 2018.  
Join us for fun stories, songs, and movement, and discover the joy of reading! Stories are geared toward preschool-age children, 3-5 years, but all ages are welcome to attend.  
Due to limited seating, a ticket is required to attend. Tickets are handed out starting 15 minutes prior to program.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or Email: FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Session length: 8 weeks, June 21, 2018-August 9, 2018.  
Join us for fun stories, songs, and movement, and discover the joy of reading! Stories are geared toward preschool-age children, 3-5 years, but all ages are welcome to attend.  
Due to limited seating, a ticket is required to attend. Tickets are handed out starting 15 minutes prior to program.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or Email: FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
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11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Algebra Class

This introductory Algebra class is for incoming 7th & 8th grade students with a genuine interest in learning math. Space is limited; please fill out an application for the course, available at the Reference Desk after June 1st.  

There are 8 sessions in this class that occur every Thursday from June 28 through August 16 from 11:30-1:30 pm.  Please commit to attending all sessions of the course. 

If you have questions, please call 510-79-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

This introductory Algebra class is for incoming 7th & 8th grade students with a genuine interest in learning math. Space is limited; please fill out an application for the course, available at the Reference Desk after June 1st.  

There are 8 sessions in this class that occur every Thursday from June 28 through August 16 from 11:30-1:30 pm.  Please commit to attending all sessions of the course. 

If you have questions, please call 510-79-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Lunch at the Library

Youth, ages 2 to 18, are invited to have a FREE lunch from 12:00 to 1:00 PM and stay for a fun program at the library.  

Programs will range from maker space activities to games, movies and more!  

This program series runs Mondays-Thursdays from June 18 to August 9 and will be held in our Greenhouse Community Room. 


Contact: Danielle Wilson, Branch Manager, (510) 284-0640 DWilson@aclibrary.org
Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions

LOCATION: San Lorenzo Library

Youth, ages 2 to 18, are invited to have a FREE lunch from 12:00 to 1:00 PM and stay for a fun program at the library.  

Programs will range from maker space activities to games, movies and more!  

This program series runs Mondays-Thursdays from June 18 to August 9 and will be held in our Greenhouse Community Room. 


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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12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Food and Fun!

Youth 18 and under are invited to have a free lunch from 12:30 to 1:30 and stay for a fun program at the library.  Programs will range from engineering challenges and maker activities to games and movies.  This program series runs Mondays-Thursdays from June 18 to August 16.

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

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CONTACT:  Reference Desk  510-284-0677  

Youth 18 and under are invited to have a free lunch from 12:30 to 1:30 and stay for a fun program at the library.  Programs will range from engineering challenges and maker activities to games and movies.  This program series runs Mondays-Thursdays from June 18 to August 16.

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

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CONTACT:
  Reference Desk
  510.284.0677
  

 
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1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Thursday Baby Bounce for Walkers Under 2 Years Old

Baby Bounce is designed for walking baby under 2 years old. It consists of a 20 minute storytime with stories, rhymes, songs, fingerplays and lapjogs or bounces; and 20 minutes stay-n-play.

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Baby Bounce is designed for walking baby under 2 years old. It consists of a 20 minute storytime with stories, rhymes, songs, fingerplays and lapjogs or bounces; and 20 minutes stay-n-play.

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
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1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Lunch at the Library

This program will be taking place outside of the Union City Library in the courtyard.

It is for anyone that is 18 years old or younger.

 

CONTACT:  Blaine Wentworth  (510) 284-0628  bwentworth@aclibrary.org
LOCATION: Union City Library

This program will be taking place outside of the Union City Library in the courtyard.

It is for anyone that is 18 years old or younger.

 

CONTACT:
  Blaine Wentworth
  (510) 284.0628
  bwentworth@aclibrary.org

LOCATION: Union City Library

 
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Game Day

Let's play games!

Bring a friend and spend the afternoon at the library playing board games, card games, and video games.

Join us in the Chabot/Canyon Room for two hours of gaming.

This family program is best suited for children who are old enough to take turns and follow game instructions.

No Registration Necessary. Children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

LOCATION: Castro Valley

Let's play games!

Bring a friend and spend the afternoon at the library playing board games, card games, and video games.

Join us in the Chabot/Canyon Room for two hours of gaming.

This family program is best suited for children who are old enough to take turns and follow game instructions.

No Registration Necessary. Children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

LOCATION: Castro Valley

 
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1:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Kung Fu Camp

For ages 6-12.

Join Master Li and learn basic Chinese Kung Fu techniques to keep young minds sharp and bodies strong.  This camp is for kids with little or no martial arts experience. 

Spaces are limited.  Registration is required and starts 1 PM., May 7, 2018 at http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or Email: FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

For ages 6-12.

Join Master Li and learn basic Chinese Kung Fu techniques to keep young minds sharp and bodies strong.  This camp is for kids with little or no martial arts experience. 

Spaces are limited.  Registration is required and starts 1 PM., May 7, 2018 at http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or Email: FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Science is Fun

CONTACT:  Blaine Wentworth  (510) 284-0628  bwentworth@aclibrary.org
LOCATION: UNION CITY BRANCH

CONTACT:
  Blaine Wentworth
  (510) 284.0628
  bwentworth@aclibrary.org

LOCATION: UNION CITY BRANCH

 
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2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Art Camp for ages 9 - 12

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Kids ages 9 - 12 will learn how to paint with acrylics. Supplies will be provided. 

This is a 2-day class. July 19 and July 26. You must attend both days.

Space is limited. Free tickets will be given out on July 19 at 2:15. Kids who attend the first class will be automatically signed up for the second class.


Contact: 510-795-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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Kids ages 9 - 12 will learn how to paint with acrylics. Supplies will be provided. 

This is a 2-day class. July 19 and July 26. You must attend both days.

Space is limited. Free tickets will be given out on July 19 at 2:15. Kids who attend the first class will be automatically signed up for the second class.


Contact: 510-795-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Math Boot Camp: Algebra I

These 3 math porgrams are for students looking for something more in their mathematics careet, those wanting to get ahead and learn something new.  The are also suitable as review courses for students looking for a brief summary before they start the following school year.  Students will improve their mathematical and problem-solving abilities in these rigorous courses.

  • Algebra I - grades eligible: 5-9
  • Algebra II - grades eligible: 6-10
  • Trigonometry - grades eligible: 7-10

Due to the limited space, diagnostic tests are required for each program and will be held on May 19 at 1-2:30 PM, and May 21 at 7-8:30 PM.  Each test wil be 30 minutes.  Students may take up to two tests and on only one date.  A lottery may be held if the number of qualified students exceeds the capacity of the program.

Online registration for diagnotic tests is required and begins Monday, May 7, at 1:00 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents

Participantion of the diagnotic tests does not quarantee a spot in the program.  You will be notified if you are officially enrolled in the program within 2 weeks of the diagnotic tests.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or Email: FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

These 3 math porgrams are for students looking for something more in their mathematics careet, those wanting to get ahead and learn something new.  The are also suitable as review courses for students looking for a brief summary before they start the following school year.  Students will improve their mathematical and problem-solving abilities in these rigorous courses.

  • Algebra I - grades eligible: 5-9
  • Algebra II - grades eligible: 6-10
  • Trigonometry - grades eligible: 7-10

Due to the limited space, diagnostic tests are required for each program and will be held on May 19 at 1-2:30 PM, and May 21 at 7-8:30 PM.  Each test wil be 30 minutes.  Students may take up to two tests and on only one date.  A lottery may be held if the number of qualified students exceeds the capacity of the program.

Online registration for diagnotic tests is required and begins Monday, May 7, at 1:00 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents

Participantion of the diagnotic tests does not quarantee a spot in the program.  You will be notified if you are officially enrolled in the program within 2 weeks of the diagnotic tests.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or Email: FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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3:45 PM - 5:00 PM
Read to Me!

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Therapy dogs specially trained to listen to kids age 6-10 reada aloud. 

15 minutes sessions, sign up at the information desk. 

 

 

CONTACT:  Wenny Wallace    WWallace@aclibrary.org
LOCATION: San Lorenzo Library

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Therapy dogs specially trained to listen to kids age 6-10 reada aloud. 

15 minutes sessions, sign up at the information desk. 

 

 

CONTACT:
  Wenny Wallace
  
  WWallace@aclibrary.org

LOCATION: San Lorenzo Library

 
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4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Paws to Read

Come read stories to a friendly dog, Jake the Majestic Hound.    

Jake is a registered, "Good Citizen!"

Contact: Reference Desk (510) 526-3720 x. 5 with questions.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions

Come read stories to a friendly dog, Jake the Majestic Hound.    

Jake is a registered, "Good Citizen!"

Contact: Reference Desk (510) 526-3720 x. 5 with questions.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Russian Storytime

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
 

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
 

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Get a Clue...About Writing Mysteries!

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Science Explorers! - Mass, Volume and Density

Join students from Irvington High School and explore about science during this summer! You may sign up for any number of classes. These classes are recommended for 4th-6th graders.

  • Week 1, July 5: DNA and Chromosomes
  • Week 2, July 12: Chemical Reactions
  • Week 3, July 19: Mass, Volume and Density
  • Week 4, July 26: Polymers
  • Week 5, August 2: Newton's Laws
  • Week 6, August 9: Light Waves and Diffraction

Online registration is required and begins Monday, May 7, at 1:00 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents

Please present your ticket and check in 10 minutes before the class starts or your seat may be canceled and released to stand-by students waiting at the library.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or Email: FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Join students from Irvington High School and explore about science during this summer! You may sign up for any number of classes. These classes are recommended for 4th-6th graders.

  • Week 1, July 5: DNA and Chromosomes
  • Week 2, July 12: Chemical Reactions
  • Week 3, July 19: Mass, Volume and Density
  • Week 4, July 26: Polymers
  • Week 5, August 2: Newton's Laws
  • Week 6, August 9: Light Waves and Diffraction

Online registration is required and begins Monday, May 7, at 1:00 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents

Please present your ticket and check in 10 minutes before the class starts or your seat may be canceled and released to stand-by students waiting at the library.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or Email: FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Learn English for Work/Aprenda Ingles

This class is for second language learners who want to improve their English to find work and/or speak better at your job. It teaches workplace vocabulary. 

Questions? Email Joe at jstoner@aclibrary.org. 

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

 
 

This class is for second language learners who want to improve their English to find work and/or speak better at your job. It teaches workplace vocabulary. 

Questions? Email Joe at jstoner@aclibrary.org. 

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

 
 

Friday July 20, 2018
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Preschool Storytime

Storytime for 2-5 year olds at Niles Library! Join us for stories, songs, and fingerplays!  This drop-in program is free and each program will last about 30 minutes. Come have fun!

There is no storytime the first friday of the month. 

Contact: Rebecca Maher 510-284-0695 or Rmaher@aclibrary.org

Location: NILES BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 

Storytime for 2-5 year olds at Niles Library! Join us for stories, songs, and fingerplays!  This drop-in program is free and each program will last about 30 minutes. Come have fun!

There is no storytime the first friday of the month. 

Contact: Rebecca Maher 510-284-0695 or Rmaher@aclibrary.org

Location: NILES BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 

 
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11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Teen/Senior Computer and Gadget Connection

Teen/Senior Computer and Gadget connection

New Phone? New  computer?  Need  how to  learn use Word or Facebook?  

Come on in for some one-on-one help


Contact: Fremont Main Library Information Desk (510) 745-1401

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Teen/Senior Computer and Gadget connection

New Phone? New  computer?  Need  how to  learn use Word or Facebook?  

Come on in for some one-on-one help


Contact: Fremont Main Library Information Desk (510) 745-1401

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Afternoon Delights

Older Adult Event:

 

Jewelry making for Adults 18+.

All supplies will be furnished, just bring your "can do" attitude. 

Join old and new friends in a great project with Christie from Christie's Cupboard

 

 

 

Contact: Fremont Main Library Information Desk (510) 745-1401

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Older Adult Event:

 

Jewelry making for Adults 18+.

All supplies will be furnished, just bring your "can do" attitude. 

Join old and new friends in a great project with Christie from Christie's Cupboard

 

 

 

Contact: Fremont Main Library Information Desk (510) 745-1401

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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1:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Kung Fu Camp

For ages 6-12.

Join Master Li and learn basic Chinese Kung Fu techniques to keep young minds sharp and bodies strong.  This camp is for kids with little or no martial arts experience. 

Spaces are limited.  Registration is required and starts 1 PM., May 7, 2018 at http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or Email: FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

For ages 6-12.

Join Master Li and learn basic Chinese Kung Fu techniques to keep young minds sharp and bodies strong.  This camp is for kids with little or no martial arts experience. 

Spaces are limited.  Registration is required and starts 1 PM., May 7, 2018 at http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or Email: FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
The Code Matrix

For grades 5-8. 

Length of class: 3 weeks, 3 2-hour classes per week on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, July 2-20 , 2018.  No class on July 4.

This summer we will be exploring algorithmic thinking, human-machine interaction, and the future of technology in society through discussions, games, activities, and projects. We will be using IBM’s Watson and original curriculum from theCodeMatrix to teach fundamental coding. Our goal is to inspire youth to think like programmers!

Please bring a laptop if possible.

Seats are limited. Registration is required and starts June 4, 2018 at 1 PM.

To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents  You must present the ticket and check in 10 minutes before the class starts on the first day or your spot may be cancelled and released to the students waiting in the library.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or Email: FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

For grades 5-8. 

Length of class: 3 weeks, 3 2-hour classes per week on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, July 2-20 , 2018.  No class on July 4.

This summer we will be exploring algorithmic thinking, human-machine interaction, and the future of technology in society through discussions, games, activities, and projects. We will be using IBM’s Watson and original curriculum from theCodeMatrix to teach fundamental coding. Our goal is to inspire youth to think like programmers!

Please bring a laptop if possible.

Seats are limited. Registration is required and starts June 4, 2018 at 1 PM.

To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents  You must present the ticket and check in 10 minutes before the class starts on the first day or your spot may be cancelled and released to the students waiting in the library.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or Email: FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
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2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
English Skills Workshop for 5th and 6th Grades

Expanding Learning Frontiers presents an English Skills Workshop for 5th and 6th Graders. Work on English and writing skills including grammar and vocabulary. Practice and improve skills through writing different forms of poetry.

The English Skills Workshop is a 6-week course on the following dates:

  •   - June 22 & 29
  •   - July 6 & 20
  •   - August 3 & 24

Each session meets from 2:30-5:00 PM.

Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Expanding Learning Frontiers presents an English Skills Workshop for 5th and 6th Graders. Work on English and writing skills including grammar and vocabulary. Practice and improve skills through writing different forms of poetry.

The English Skills Workshop is a 6-week course on the following dates:

  •   - June 22 & 29
  •   - July 6 & 20
  •   - August 3 & 24

Each session meets from 2:30-5:00 PM.

Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Math Boot Camp: Algebra I

These 3 math porgrams are for students looking for something more in their mathematics careet, those wanting to get ahead and learn something new.  The are also suitable as review courses for students looking for a brief summary before they start the following school year.  Students will improve their mathematical and problem-solving abilities in these rigorous courses.

  • Algebra I - grades eligible: 5-9
  • Algebra II - grades eligible: 6-10
  • Trigonometry - grades eligible: 7-10

Due to the limited space, diagnostic tests are required for each program and will be held on May 19 at 1-2:30 PM, and May 21 at 7-8:30 PM.  Each test wil be 30 minutes.  Students may take up to two tests and on only one date.  A lottery may be held if the number of qualified students exceeds the capacity of the program.

Online registration for diagnotic tests is required and begins Monday, May 7, at 1:00 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents

Participantion of the diagnotic tests does not quarantee a spot in the program.  You will be notified if you are officially enrolled in the program within 2 weeks of the diagnotic tests.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or Email: FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

These 3 math porgrams are for students looking for something more in their mathematics careet, those wanting to get ahead and learn something new.  The are also suitable as review courses for students looking for a brief summary before they start the following school year.  Students will improve their mathematical and problem-solving abilities in these rigorous courses.

  • Algebra I - grades eligible: 5-9
  • Algebra II - grades eligible: 6-10
  • Trigonometry - grades eligible: 7-10

Due to the limited space, diagnostic tests are required for each program and will be held on May 19 at 1-2:30 PM, and May 21 at 7-8:30 PM.  Each test wil be 30 minutes.  Students may take up to two tests and on only one date.  A lottery may be held if the number of qualified students exceeds the capacity of the program.

Online registration for diagnotic tests is required and begins Monday, May 7, at 1:00 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents

Participantion of the diagnotic tests does not quarantee a spot in the program.  You will be notified if you are officially enrolled in the program within 2 weeks of the diagnotic tests.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or Email: FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Build It!

Love to build? Come by the Niles Library and get creative with our bricks! 

 


Contact: (510) 284-0695
Location: NILES BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

Love to build? Come by the Niles Library and get creative with our bricks! 

 


Contact: (510) 284-0695
Location: NILES BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
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3:00 PM - 5:50 PM
Go The Game

Go is an ancient game of strategy.  

Join us on Fridays from 3:30 to 6:00 PM to either learn the game or to play it.  

All ages and levels are welcome!

For more information contact: Union City Library Reference Desk, (510) 745-1464

CONTACT:  Blaine Wentworth    bwentworth@aclibrary.org
LOCATION: UNION CITY BRANCH

Go is an ancient game of strategy.  

Join us on Fridays from 3:30 to 6:00 PM to either learn the game or to play it.  

All ages and levels are welcome!

For more information contact: Union City Library Reference Desk, (510) 745-1464

CONTACT:
  Blaine Wentworth
  
  bwentworth@aclibrary.org

LOCATION: UNION CITY BRANCH

 
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Fremont Friends of the Library Book Sale

Fremont Friends of the Library Book Sale

Old Main Library/Teen Center

39770 Paseo Padre Parkway at Lake Elizabeth; enter Central Park at Sailway Drive.

  • Advance Sale for Paid Members Only
  • Memberships available at the Door
  • $10 per Individual or Family

For more information call Mary at 510-494-1103 or Lois at 510-792-6684 or email: 2016ffol@gmail.com

Fremont Friends of the Library Book Sale

Old Main Library/Teen Center

39770 Paseo Padre Parkway at Lake Elizabeth; enter Central Park at Sailway Drive.

  • Advance Sale for Paid Members Only
  • Memberships available at the Door
  • $10 per Individual or Family

For more information call Mary at 510-494-1103 or Lois at 510-792-6684 or email: 2016ffol@gmail.com

Saturday July 21, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Learning about your iPad

 
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Free Restraining Order Clinic

Need a domestic violence restraining order? Get free help at the library!

Tri-Valley Haven staff and volunteers will assist you in completing the forms and documentation needed to petition the family court for a protective order. No appointments necessary, just drop-in. This free, confidential service will be held on every 1st and 3rd Saturday, from 10:00 a.m. to noon.

For more information about the services provided, please call Tri-Valley Haven at 925-449-5847 x2606.

Contact Dublin Library 925-803-7252

Location: DUBLIN BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Need a domestic violence restraining order? Get free help at the library!

Tri-Valley Haven staff and volunteers will assist you in completing the forms and documentation needed to petition the family court for a protective order. No appointments necessary, just drop-in. This free, confidential service will be held on every 1st and 3rd Saturday, from 10:00 a.m. to noon.

For more information about the services provided, please call Tri-Valley Haven at 925-449-5847 x2606.

Contact Dublin Library 925-803-7252

Location: DUBLIN BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Fremont Friends of the Library Book Sale

Fremont Friends of the Library Book Sale

Old Main Library/Teen Center

39770 Paseo Padre Parkway at Lake Elizabeth; enter Central Park at Sailway Drive.

 

For more information call Mary at 510-494-1103 or Lois at 510-792-6684 or email: 2016ffol@gmail.com

Fremont Friends of the Library Book Sale

Old Main Library/Teen Center

39770 Paseo Padre Parkway at Lake Elizabeth; enter Central Park at Sailway Drive.

 

For more information call Mary at 510-494-1103 or Lois at 510-792-6684 or email: 2016ffol@gmail.com

 
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10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
One on One Tech Help

 

 

Have a question about library e-books, e-mail,
saving photos, or something else?

We offer one on one computer and e-device assistance.
Drop in or call (510) 745 - 1464 to reserve a time.

Wednesdays 7 - 8 pm
Saturdays 1 - 5 pm
Sundays 10 - 4 pm

CONTACT:  Nissa Nack or Blaine Wentworth  (510) 745-1464  bwentworth@aclibrary.org
LOCATION: Union City Library

 

 

Have a question about library e-books, e-mail,
saving photos, or something else?

We offer one on one computer and e-device assistance.
Drop in or call (510) 745 - 1464 to reserve a time.

Wednesdays 7 - 8 pm
Saturdays 1 - 5 pm
Sundays 10 - 4 pm

CONTACT:
  Nissa Nack or Blaine Wentworth
  (510) 745.1464
  bwentworth@aclibrary.org

LOCATION: Union City Library

 
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Family Storytime

Family Storytime

Come hear stories and songs this Saturday morning!

Designed for Children 0 - 5 years

No Registration.  Class size is limited.  First Come, First Served

 

LOCATION: Castro Valley

Family Storytime

Come hear stories and songs this Saturday morning!

Designed for Children 0 - 5 years

No Registration.  Class size is limited.  First Come, First Served

 

LOCATION: Castro Valley

 
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Bilingual Storytime - Mandarin Chinese

Image result for storytime bilingualCome and enjoy bilingual Mandarin Chinese Storytime.  
 

Due to limited space, tickets will be passed out 15 minutes before the program.  

Contact: 510-795-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

Image result for storytime bilingualCome and enjoy bilingual Mandarin Chinese Storytime.  
 

Due to limited space, tickets will be passed out 15 minutes before the program.  

Contact: 510-795-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Cuentos En Español

 

 Cuentos En Español  

  Cada Sábado, para las edades: 0 hasta 5 años!

   Acompañarnos en el Greenhouse Community Room


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

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions

LOCATION: Greenhouse Community Room

 

 Cuentos En Español  

  Cada Sábado, para las edades: 0 hasta 5 años!

   Acompañarnos en el Greenhouse Community Room


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

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions

LOCATION: Greenhouse Community Room

 
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10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
SAT Diagnostic Test

CONTACT:  Blaine Wentworth  (510) 284-0628  bwentworth@aclibrary.org
LOCATION: UNION CITY BRANCH

CONTACT:
  Blaine Wentworth
  (510) 284.0628
  bwentworth@aclibrary.org

LOCATION: UNION CITY BRANCH

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Storytime with the Kiwanis

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Circus of Smiles

Please Join us on a comical circus adventure.  These incredible performers defy the very laws of nature as they juggle, flip, compete for your attention, transform into a variety of characters, and make some unbelievable catches.  The action-packed romp into a world of silliness and wonder will leave you in stitches.  

This interactive performance will appeal to audiences of all ages.  Due to limited space, we will hand out free tickets at the Children's Desk at 10:45 am.  Don't miss your chance to see them in action.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or Email: FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org 


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Please Join us on a comical circus adventure.  These incredible performers defy the very laws of nature as they juggle, flip, compete for your attention, transform into a variety of characters, and make some unbelievable catches.  The action-packed romp into a world of silliness and wonder will leave you in stitches.  

This interactive performance will appeal to audiences of all ages.  Due to limited space, we will hand out free tickets at the Children's Desk at 10:45 am.  Don't miss your chance to see them in action.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or Email: FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org 


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
eBook Help

Friendly teen volunteers will be available most Saturdays from 11 am -12 pm to answer questions about the library's e-book collections. No registration required - please just drop in! Questions are always welcome.

During the program, you can learn how to:

*Download e-books from the library's catalog onto an e-reader, tablet, laptop, etc.

*Download the app (if necessary) for any of the library's e-book collections (Overdrive, Libby, Cloud Library, etc.)

*Help you create and set up your account with your Alameda County Library card for any of the e-book databases

*Check out, access, and return e-books and e-audiobooks through any of the databases

 

Contact Dublin Library 925-803-7252


Location: DUBLIN BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

Friendly teen volunteers will be available most Saturdays from 11 am -12 pm to answer questions about the library's e-book collections. No registration required - please just drop in! Questions are always welcome.

During the program, you can learn how to:

*Download e-books from the library's catalog onto an e-reader, tablet, laptop, etc.

*Download the app (if necessary) for any of the library's e-book collections (Overdrive, Libby, Cloud Library, etc.)

*Help you create and set up your account with your Alameda County Library card for any of the e-book databases

*Check out, access, and return e-books and e-audiobooks through any of the databases

 

Contact Dublin Library 925-803-7252


Location: DUBLIN BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Math and Physics Enrichment

Math  and Physics enrichment  

 

Adlut-led  and teen  supported 

6,7, and 8th grades will meet:

 june 30, july 14and 28th,  August 11th

9th and  10th grades  will  meet:

July 7and  21; and August 4th and 18th

 

Please  call the Fremont Information desk  for  more  information  745-1401

 

 

Math  and Physics enrichment  

 

Adlut-led  and teen  supported 

6,7, and 8th grades will meet:

 june 30, july 14and 28th,  August 11th

9th and  10th grades  will  meet:

July 7and  21; and August 4th and 18th

 

Please  call the Fremont Information desk  for  more  information  745-1401

 

 

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Origami

This origami class will be taught by Arvind, a local teenager. He will teach a different project each Saturday. Space is limited for this event, tickets will be handed out 15 minutes before the program begins.  

This program is for ages 9 and up. 

Contact: 510-795-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

This origami class will be taught by Arvind, a local teenager. He will teach a different project each Saturday. Space is limited for this event, tickets will be handed out 15 minutes before the program begins.  

This program is for ages 9 and up. 

Contact: 510-795-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Need Computer Help? / ¿Necesitas Ayuda Con La Computadora

NEED COMPUTER HELP?

Make an appointment with Fernando!

FREE computer help in English & Spanish including:

  • Online Job Applications
  • Word Processing and resume creation
  • Email
  • Facebook
  • And more!

One hour appointments available 6-8 PM Mondays and Tuesdays and 11 AM to 4 PM on Saturdays. 

Make an appointment by phone, 510-284-0640, or in person at the information desk. 

¿NECESITAS AYUDA CON LA COMPUTADORA?

¡Registrarse para una cita con Fernando!

Ayuda con la computadora GRATIS en inglés y español para:

  • · solicitudes de empleo en línea
  • · Procesadora de Microsoft Word y crear currículum para trabajo
  • · Email
  • · Facebook
  • · Y mucho mas!

Citas de una hora disponible: Los Lunes y Martes a las 6 - 8 p.m. y los Sabados a las 11 - 4 p.m.

Haga una cita por teléfono, 510-284-0640, o en persona en el escritorio de información.

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

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions

LOCATION: San Lorenzo Library

NEED COMPUTER HELP?

Make an appointment with Fernando!

FREE computer help in English & Spanish including:

  • Online Job Applications
  • Word Processing and resume creation
  • Email
  • Facebook
  • And more!

One hour appointments available 6-8 PM Mondays and Tuesdays and 11 AM to 4 PM on Saturdays. 

Make an appointment by phone, 510-284-0640, or in person at the information desk. 

¿NECESITAS AYUDA CON LA COMPUTADORA?

¡Registrarse para una cita con Fernando!

Ayuda con la computadora GRATIS en inglés y español para:

  • · solicitudes de empleo en línea
  • · Procesadora de Microsoft Word y crear currículum para trabajo
  • · Email
  • · Facebook
  • · Y mucho mas!

Citas de una hora disponible: Los Lunes y Martes a las 6 - 8 p.m. y los Sabados a las 11 - 4 p.m.

Haga una cita por teléfono, 510-284-0640, o en persona en el escritorio de información.

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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11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Tail Wagging Tales

A volunteer from the Ohlone Humane Society will be here with with Bentley, the trained therapy dog. Bentley is very nice and likes to be read all kinds of stories! Check in at the information desk and ask about reading to Bentley. 


Contact: 510-795-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

A volunteer from the Ohlone Humane Society will be here with with Bentley, the trained therapy dog. Bentley is very nice and likes to be read all kinds of stories! Check in at the information desk and ask about reading to Bentley. 


Contact: 510-795-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Public Speaking for Grades 4-6

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Want to learn to be a better Public Speaker? This course is geared to teach kids going into grades 4-6 about public speaking and get them comfortable with speaking in front of groups. 

This is a 6 week course on Saturdays (June 23 through July 28) and space is limited. Registration begins on June 7th at 11 am. Please come in person, or call to register. 

For more information, contact us at: (510) 795-2629 

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

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Want to learn to be a better Public Speaker? This course is geared to teach kids going into grades 4-6 about public speaking and get them comfortable with speaking in front of groups. 

This is a 6 week course on Saturdays (June 23 through July 28) and space is limited. Registration begins on June 7th at 11 am. Please come in person, or call to register. 

For more information, contact us at: (510) 795-2629 

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Introduction to Coding

 

 

Ever wonder how apps and webpages are made?  It’s made using code!!!  Join us for a 5 session workshop that explores the different coding languages of Python, HTML, and Java.  The Castro Valley Library is offering students the opportunity to learn the basics for different coding languages so that they will be able to go home and start coding on their own. Recommended for ages 8-14 ages. 

Registration is required as space is limited to 20 participants per class. 

Laptops will be provided to attendees

 

Today's Class: Web Design with Code High School (HTML)

 

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 

Ever wonder how apps and webpages are made?  It’s made using code!!!  Join us for a 5 session workshop that explores the different coding languages of Python, HTML, and Java.  The Castro Valley Library is offering students the opportunity to learn the basics for different coding languages so that they will be able to go home and start coding on their own. Recommended for ages 8-14 ages. 

Registration is required as space is limited to 20 participants per class. 

Laptops will be provided to attendees

 

Today's Class: Web Design with Code High School (HTML)

 

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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1:30 PM - 2:15 PM
Circus of Smiles

Please Join us on a comical circus adventure.  These incredible performers defy the very laws of nature as they juggle, flip, compete for your attention, transform into a variety of characters, and make some unbelievable catches.  The action-packed romp into a world of silliness and wonder will leave you in stitches.  

This interactive performance will appeal to audiences of all ages.  Due to limited space, we will hand out free tickets at the Children's Desk at 1:15 am.  Don't miss your chance to see them in action.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or Email: FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org 


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Please Join us on a comical circus adventure.  These incredible performers defy the very laws of nature as they juggle, flip, compete for your attention, transform into a variety of characters, and make some unbelievable catches.  The action-packed romp into a world of silliness and wonder will leave you in stitches.  

This interactive performance will appeal to audiences of all ages.  Due to limited space, we will hand out free tickets at the Children's Desk at 1:15 am.  Don't miss your chance to see them in action.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or Email: FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org 


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
CodingForAll: Scratch

Introduction to Scratch class for ages 7-9. 

Length of class: 6 weeks, 1 hour per week, June 23-July 28.

Please bring a laptop to save your code.

Seats are limited. Registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.

To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents  You must present the ticket and check in 10 minutes before the class starts on the first day or your spot may be cancelled and released to the students waiting in the library.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or Email: FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Introduction to Scratch class for ages 7-9. 

Length of class: 6 weeks, 1 hour per week, June 23-July 28.

Please bring a laptop to save your code.

Seats are limited. Registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.

To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents  You must present the ticket and check in 10 minutes before the class starts on the first day or your spot may be cancelled and released to the students waiting in the library.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or Email: FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Python Ron's Reptile Kingdom Show

Meet reptiles of all kinds from snakes and lizards to tortoises. Fun for the whole family!

This event is for all ages. Space is limited; a ticket is required. Tickets will be handed out 15 minutes prior to the start time. 

For more information, contact us at: (510) 795-2629 

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Meet reptiles of all kinds from snakes and lizards to tortoises. Fun for the whole family!

This event is for all ages. Space is limited; a ticket is required. Tickets will be handed out 15 minutes prior to the start time. 

For more information, contact us at: (510) 795-2629 

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Family Art Workshop - Super Reader Cape

Join us for an afternoon of artistic creation for the whole family!

Reading is our superpower! Create your own "Super Reader" cape and mask to show off your own heroic adventures in reading.

Find us in the Chabot/Canyon Room.

This family program is suitable for all ages.

Registration is required for this program. Please stop by the Children's Desk or call to register. 

Children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

Join us for an afternoon of artistic creation for the whole family!

Reading is our superpower! Create your own "Super Reader" cape and mask to show off your own heroic adventures in reading.

Find us in the Chabot/Canyon Room.

This family program is suitable for all ages.

Registration is required for this program. Please stop by the Children's Desk or call to register. 

Children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

 
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
CodingForAll: Python

Introduction to Python class for ages 9-14.

Length of class: 6 weeks, 1 hour per week, June 23-July 28.

Please bring a laptop to save your code.

Seats are limited. Registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.

To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents  You must present the ticket and check in 10 minutes before the class starts on the first day or your spot may be cancelled and released to the students waiting in the library.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or Email: FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Introduction to Python class for ages 9-14.

Length of class: 6 weeks, 1 hour per week, June 23-July 28.

Please bring a laptop to save your code.

Seats are limited. Registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.

To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents  You must present the ticket and check in 10 minutes before the class starts on the first day or your spot may be cancelled and released to the students waiting in the library.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or Email: FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
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3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Afternoon Movie for Adults

 

 THE TOURIST

An American tourist named Frank is dragged into a dangerous world of intrigue and espionage after crossing paths with mysterious beauty Elise while traveling Europe by rail. The faster they run, the more intense their romance grows.

 

                                                          

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   
 
for more information contact Library 510-7945-1464
 
Location: UNION CITY BRANCH - Get Directions
 
 

 

 THE TOURIST

An American tourist named Frank is dragged into a dangerous world of intrigue and espionage after crossing paths with mysterious beauty Elise while traveling Europe by rail. The faster they run, the more intense their romance grows.

 

                                                          

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   
 
for more information contact Library 510-7945-1464
 
Location: UNION CITY BRANCH - Get Directions
 
 
 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Japanese Storytime

Stories in Japanese!  

We will read Japanese picture books and sing Japanese songs. 

Contact: storytime.jp.albany@gmail.com.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions

Stories in Japanese!  

We will read Japanese picture books and sing Japanese songs. 

Contact: storytime.jp.albany@gmail.com.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions

Sunday July 22, 2018
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12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Fremont Friends of the Library Book Sale

Fremont Friends of the Library Book Sale

Old Main Library/Teen Center

39770 Paseo Padre Parkway at Lake Elizabeth; enter Central Park at Sailway Drive.

Clearance Sunday:

Only $5 per 14 inch high paper grocery bag!

For more information call Mary at 510-494-1103 or Lois at 510-792-6684 or email: 2016ffol@gmail.com

Fremont Friends of the Library Book Sale

Old Main Library/Teen Center

39770 Paseo Padre Parkway at Lake Elizabeth; enter Central Park at Sailway Drive.

Clearance Sunday:

Only $5 per 14 inch high paper grocery bag!

For more information call Mary at 510-494-1103 or Lois at 510-792-6684 or email: 2016ffol@gmail.com

 
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1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
One on One Tech Help

 

 

 

Have a question about library e-books, e-mail,
saving photos, or something else?

We offer one on one computer and e-device assistance.
Drop in or call (510) 745 - 1464 to reserve a time.

Wednesdays 7 - 8 pm
Saturdays 1 - 5 pm
Sundays 10 - 4 pm

CONTACT:  Nissa Nack or Blaine Wentworth  (510) 745-1464  bwentworth@aclibrary.org
LOCATION: Union City Library

 

 

 

Have a question about library e-books, e-mail,
saving photos, or something else?

We offer one on one computer and e-device assistance.
Drop in or call (510) 745 - 1464 to reserve a time.

Wednesdays 7 - 8 pm
Saturdays 1 - 5 pm
Sundays 10 - 4 pm

CONTACT:
  Nissa Nack or Blaine Wentworth
  (510) 745.1464
  bwentworth@aclibrary.org

LOCATION: Union City Library

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Sunday Chat: Practice Your English

Improve your English by chatting with other people about everyday topics in a friendly, welcoming setting at Newark Library on Sundays. This drop-in program requires no registration. All library events are free. 

Questions?  Phone Barbara at (510) 284-0684 or email btelford-ishida@ aclibrary.org

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

Improve your English by chatting with other people about everyday topics in a friendly, welcoming setting at Newark Library on Sundays. This drop-in program requires no registration. All library events are free. 

Questions?  Phone Barbara at (510) 284-0684 or email btelford-ishida@ aclibrary.org

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

 
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Sunday Movies: Foreign Places via Foreign Films - Amelie

Sunday Movies: Foreign Places via Foreign Films - Amelie

2h 2min.

Rated R

Award nominated film

2001

Subtitled

Amélie is an innocent and naive girl in Paris with her own sense of justice. She decides to help those around her and, along the way, discovers love.

 

 

LOCATION: Fukaya Room B

Sunday Movies: Foreign Places via Foreign Films - Amelie

2h 2min.

Rated R

Award nominated film

2001

Subtitled

Amélie is an innocent and naive girl in Paris with her own sense of justice. She decides to help those around her and, along the way, discovers love.

 

 

LOCATION: Fukaya Room B

Monday July 23, 2018
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10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Toy Time

Preschoolers and their adults are invited to join teen volunteers in the Bennett Room for free play! Toys, coloring sheets, stories, and music will be available. 

Free tickets will be handed out in front of the library at 10:25 am the day of the program. Limited to the first 50 children in line. All members of your party must be in line to receive a ticket.

 

Contact Dublin Library 925-803-7252

Location: DUBLIN BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

Preschoolers and their adults are invited to join teen volunteers in the Bennett Room for free play! Toys, coloring sheets, stories, and music will be available. 

Free tickets will be handed out in front of the library at 10:25 am the day of the program. Limited to the first 50 children in line. All members of your party must be in line to receive a ticket.

 

Contact Dublin Library 925-803-7252

Location: DUBLIN BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Computer Basics - Microsoft Word

Learn the basics of using Microsoft Word.

 
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11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Lunch at the Library Volunteers

 

 

 

 

 

We are looking for adults and teen volunteers between June 18-August 9, Mondays through Thursdays from 11:00 a.m. to 2 p.m.


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

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

We are looking for adults and teen volunteers between June 18-August 9, Mondays through Thursdays from 11:00 a.m. to 2 p.m.


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

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Learn About E-books and E-audio

Learn how to access the library's collection of electronic books and electronic audio. Please bring your device with you - iPhone/iPad, Android smartphone/tablet, laptop. For Apple products make sure you have your Apple ID and password to download apps.

Learn how to access the library's collection of electronic books and electronic audio. Please bring your device with you - iPhone/iPad, Android smartphone/tablet, laptop. For Apple products make sure you have your Apple ID and password to download apps.

 
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Lunch at the Library

Youth, ages 2 to 18, are invited to have a FREE lunch from 12:00 to 1:00 PM and stay for a fun program at the library.  

Programs will range from maker space activities to games, movies and more!  

This program series runs Mondays-Thursdays from June 18 to August 9 and will be held in our Greenhouse Community Room. 


Contact: Danielle Wilson, Branch Manager, (510) 284-0640 DWilson@aclibrary.org
Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions

LOCATION: San Lorenzo Library

Youth, ages 2 to 18, are invited to have a FREE lunch from 12:00 to 1:00 PM and stay for a fun program at the library.  

Programs will range from maker space activities to games, movies and more!  

This program series runs Mondays-Thursdays from June 18 to August 9 and will be held in our Greenhouse Community Room. 


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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12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Food and Fun!

Youth 18 and under are invited to have a free lunch from 12:30 to 1:30 and stay for a fun program at the library.  Programs will range from engineering challenges and maker activities to games and movies.  This program series runs Mondays-Thursdays from June 18 to August 16.

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

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CONTACT:  Reference Desk  510-284-0677  

Youth 18 and under are invited to have a free lunch from 12:30 to 1:30 and stay for a fun program at the library.  Programs will range from engineering challenges and maker activities to games and movies.  This program series runs Mondays-Thursdays from June 18 to August 16.

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

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CONTACT:
  Reference Desk
  510.284.0677
  

 
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12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Job Lab

  LOOKING FOR A JOB? WE ARE HERE TO HELP! 

  Open Monday  afternoons from 12:30 to 3 pm, the drop-in Job Lab provides a quiet space for job seekers to:

  •    Update or create a results oriented resume          
  •    Improve your interview skills   
  •    Explore a new career                                                
  •    Research competitive salary information        
  •    Search for jobs online & through agencies            
  •    Learn about LinkedIn  
  •    Take practice tests for professional exams            
  •    Use the computers for other employment-related needs                     

   Volunteers will be on hand to help!                                         

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


 

  LOOKING FOR A JOB? WE ARE HERE TO HELP! 

  Open Monday  afternoons from 12:30 to 3 pm, the drop-in Job Lab provides a quiet space for job seekers to:

  •    Update or create a results oriented resume          
  •    Improve your interview skills   
  •    Explore a new career                                                
  •    Research competitive salary information        
  •    Search for jobs online & through agencies            
  •    Learn about LinkedIn  
  •    Take practice tests for professional exams            
  •    Use the computers for other employment-related needs                     

   Volunteers will be on hand to help!                                         

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


 

 
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1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Lunch at the Library

This program will be taking place outside of the Union City Library in the courtyard.

It is for anyone that is 18 years old or younger.

 

CONTACT:  Blaine Wentworth  (510) 284-0628  bwentworth@aclibrary.org
LOCATION: Union City Library

This program will be taking place outside of the Union City Library in the courtyard.

It is for anyone that is 18 years old or younger.

 

CONTACT:
  Blaine Wentworth
  (510) 284.0628
  bwentworth@aclibrary.org

LOCATION: Union City Library

 
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Build It Day

Come build with us!

Use your imagination to construct fantastic creations out of blocks, legos, and more!

Join us in the Chabot/Canyon Room for two hours of building.

This family program is best suited for children three and up.

No Registration Necessary. Children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900
 

LOCATION: Castro Valley

Come build with us!

Use your imagination to construct fantastic creations out of blocks, legos, and more!

Join us in the Chabot/Canyon Room for two hours of building.

This family program is best suited for children three and up.

No Registration Necessary. Children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900
 

LOCATION: Castro Valley

 
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1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
GSK Science in the Summer Camp (Session A, Grades 2-3)

Give Your Child a Summer That’s Out of This World with the Science of Space!

GSK Science in the Summer™, is a fun and 100% free science education program for elementary school students entering second through sixth grades. The Fremont Main Library's programs are sponsored by GSK and offered through Lawrence Hall of Science.

Led by certified teachers, students will experience the Science of Space through fun, hands-on activities that teach them about Earth’s moon, the sun, the stars, space travel and more.  Each camp consists two 2-hour classes.

  • Level 1 classes are perfect for 2nd and 3rd graders.
  • Level 2 classes are ideal for students entering 4th, 5th and 6th grades.

Multiple sessions of the same content are available to accommodate more students. 

  • Session A: July 23 & 30, 1:30-3:30 PM (grades 2-3)
  • Session B: July 23 & 30, 4:00-6:00 PM (grades 4-6)
  • Session C: August 6 & 7, 1:30-3:30 PM (grades 2-3)
  • Session D: August 6 & 7, 4:00-6:00 PM (grades 4-6)

Registration is required and starts 1 PM., June 4, 2018. To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

Please register only ONE session.  Duplicate registration will be removed. 

You must check in 10 minutes before the class starts on the first day or your spot may be cancelled and released to the students waiting in the library.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or Email: FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Give Your Child a Summer That’s Out of This World with the Science of Space!

GSK Science in the Summer™, is a fun and 100% free science education program for elementary school students entering second through sixth grades. The Fremont Main Library's programs are sponsored by GSK and offered through Lawrence Hall of Science.

Led by certified teachers, students will experience the Science of Space through fun, hands-on activities that teach them about Earth’s moon, the sun, the stars, space travel and more.  Each camp consists two 2-hour classes.

  • Level 1 classes are perfect for 2nd and 3rd graders.
  • Level 2 classes are ideal for students entering 4th, 5th and 6th grades.

Multiple sessions of the same content are available to accommodate more students. 

  • Session A: July 23 & 30, 1:30-3:30 PM (grades 2-3)
  • Session B: July 23 & 30, 4:00-6:00 PM (grades 4-6)
  • Session C: August 6 & 7, 1:30-3:30 PM (grades 2-3)
  • Session D: August 6 & 7, 4:00-6:00 PM (grades 4-6)

Registration is required and starts 1 PM., June 4, 2018. To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

Please register only ONE session.  Duplicate registration will be removed. 

You must check in 10 minutes before the class starts on the first day or your spot may be cancelled and released to the students waiting in the library.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or Email: FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
MATH CAMP

CONTACT:  Blaine Wentworth  (510) 284-0628  bwentworth@aclibrary.org
LOCATION: Union City Library

CONTACT:
  Blaine Wentworth
  (510) 284.0628
  bwentworth@aclibrary.org

LOCATION: Union City Library

 
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2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Math Boot Camp: Algebra 1.5

These 3 math porgrams are for students looking for something more in their mathematics careet, those wanting to get ahead and learn something new.  The are also suitable as review courses for students looking for a brief summary before they start the following school year.  Students will improve their mathematical and problem-solving abilities in these rigorous courses.

  • Algebra I - grades eligible: 5-9
  • Algebra II - grades eligible: 6-10
  • Trigonometry - grades eligible: 7-10

Due to the limited space, diagnostic tests are required for each program and will be held on May 19 at 1-2:30 PM, and May 21 at 7-8:30 PM.  Each test wil be 30 minutes.  Students may take up to two tests and on only one date.  A lottery may be held if the number of qualified students exceeds the capacity of the program.

Online registration for diagnotic tests is required and begins Monday, May 7, at 1:00 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents

Participantion of the diagnotic tests does not quarantee a spot in the program.  You will be notified if you are officially enrolled in the program within 2 weeks of the diagnotic tests.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or Email: FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

These 3 math porgrams are for students looking for something more in their mathematics careet, those wanting to get ahead and learn something new.  The are also suitable as review courses for students looking for a brief summary before they start the following school year.  Students will improve their mathematical and problem-solving abilities in these rigorous courses.

  • Algebra I - grades eligible: 5-9
  • Algebra II - grades eligible: 6-10
  • Trigonometry - grades eligible: 7-10

Due to the limited space, diagnostic tests are required for each program and will be held on May 19 at 1-2:30 PM, and May 21 at 7-8:30 PM.  Each test wil be 30 minutes.  Students may take up to two tests and on only one date.  A lottery may be held if the number of qualified students exceeds the capacity of the program.

Online registration for diagnotic tests is required and begins Monday, May 7, at 1:00 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents

Participantion of the diagnotic tests does not quarantee a spot in the program.  You will be notified if you are officially enrolled in the program within 2 weeks of the diagnotic tests.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or Email: FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Rockin' Kids Sing-Along with Stephanie Pepitone

Join East Bay children's musician Stephanie Pepitone for some singing, dancing and an instrument petting zoo. 

Fun for all ages; specializing in early childhood development. Featuring a mix of original children's music, multilingual nursery rhymes and family-friendly rock 'n roll favorites.


Location: ALBANY LIBRARY - Get Directions

Join East Bay children's musician Stephanie Pepitone for some singing, dancing and an instrument petting zoo. 

Fun for all ages; specializing in early childhood development. Featuring a mix of original children's music, multilingual nursery rhymes and family-friendly rock 'n roll favorites.


Location: ALBANY LIBRARY - Get Directions

 
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Intro to Java Camp

For incoming grades 6-9.  Length of camp: 4 weeks (8 classes), every Mondays and Tuesdays, July 9-31, 2018.

Java is one of the most popular and used programming languages. There are many applications for Java, such as coding robots, developing apps, and developing computer software. Not only does Java have many uses, but it also is the language used in AP Computer Science. This camp will introduce Java to starters. Please bring a laptop if possible.

Online registration is required and begins Monday, May 7, at 1:00 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents

Please present your ticket and check in 10 minutes before the class starts on the first day or your seat may be canceled and released to stand-by students waiting at the library.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or Email: FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

For incoming grades 6-9.  Length of camp: 4 weeks (8 classes), every Mondays and Tuesdays, July 9-31, 2018.

Java is one of the most popular and used programming languages. There are many applications for Java, such as coding robots, developing apps, and developing computer software. Not only does Java have many uses, but it also is the language used in AP Computer Science. This camp will introduce Java to starters. Please bring a laptop if possible.

Online registration is required and begins Monday, May 7, at 1:00 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents

Please present your ticket and check in 10 minutes before the class starts on the first day or your seat may be canceled and released to stand-by students waiting at the library.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or Email: FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Drop-in Knitting Group for All Ages

Work on your own project or make pet blankets and children's hats to be donated to charity organizations.  

Yarn and needles provided for charity projects.

No registration necessary.  

Contact: Reference Desk (510) 526-3720 ex. 5 with questions.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Work on your own project or make pet blankets and children's hats to be donated to charity organizations.  

Yarn and needles provided for charity projects.

No registration necessary.  

Contact: Reference Desk (510) 526-3720 ex. 5 with questions.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
GSK Science in the Summer Camp (Session B, Grades 4-6)

Give Your Child a Summer That’s Out of This World with the Science of Space!

GSK Science in the Summer™, is a fun and 100% free science education program for elementary school students entering second through sixth grades. The Fremont Main Library's programs are sponsored by GSK and offered through Lawrence Hall of Science.

Led by certified teachers, students will experience the Science of Space through fun, hands-on activities that teach them about Earth’s moon, the sun, the stars, space travel and more.  Each camp consists two 2-hour classes.

  • Level 1 classes are perfect for 2nd and 3rd graders.
  • Level 2 classes are ideal for students entering 4th, 5th and 6th grades.

Multiple sessions of the same content are available to accommodate more students. 

  • Session A: July 23 & 30, 1:30-3:30 PM (grades 2-3)
  • Session B: July 23 & 30, 4:00-6:00 PM (grades 4-6)
  • Session C: August 6 & 7, 1:30-3:30 PM (grades 2-3)
  • Session D: August 6 & 7, 4:00-6:00 PM (grades 4-6)

Registration is required and starts 1 PM., June 4, 2018. To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

Please register only ONE session.  Duplicate registration will be removed. 

You must check in 10 minutes before the class starts on the first day or your spot may be cancelled and released to the students waiting in the library.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or Email: FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Give Your Child a Summer That’s Out of This World with the Science of Space!

GSK Science in the Summer™, is a fun and 100% free science education program for elementary school students entering second through sixth grades. The Fremont Main Library's programs are sponsored by GSK and offered through Lawrence Hall of Science.

Led by certified teachers, students will experience the Science of Space through fun, hands-on activities that teach them about Earth’s moon, the sun, the stars, space travel and more.  Each camp consists two 2-hour classes.

  • Level 1 classes are perfect for 2nd and 3rd graders.
  • Level 2 classes are ideal for students entering 4th, 5th and 6th grades.

Multiple sessions of the same content are available to accommodate more students. 

  • Session A: July 23 & 30, 1:30-3:30 PM (grades 2-3)
  • Session B: July 23 & 30, 4:00-6:00 PM (grades 4-6)
  • Session C: August 6 & 7, 1:30-3:30 PM (grades 2-3)
  • Session D: August 6 & 7, 4:00-6:00 PM (grades 4-6)

Registration is required and starts 1 PM., June 4, 2018. To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

Please register only ONE session.  Duplicate registration will be removed. 

You must check in 10 minutes before the class starts on the first day or your spot may be cancelled and released to the students waiting in the library.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or Email: FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
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6:00 PM
MAC (County Planning) Meeting in the Chabot Room

An advisory body to 4th District County Supervisor Nate Miley, MAC Meets second, third & fourth Mondays of each month at the Castro Valley Library.
Meetings are open to the public. Agendas are available online at www.acgov.org and are posted at the Castro Valley Library.  For more information call Supervisor Nate Miley's Eden Area District Office, 510-670-5717.

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

An advisory body to 4th District County Supervisor Nate Miley, MAC Meets second, third & fourth Mondays of each month at the Castro Valley Library.
Meetings are open to the public. Agendas are available online at www.acgov.org and are posted at the Castro Valley Library.  For more information call Supervisor Nate Miley's Eden Area District Office, 510-670-5717.

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Need Computer Help? / ¿Necesitas Ayuda Con La Computadora

NEED COMPUTER HELP?

Make an appointment with Fernando!

FREE computer help in English & Spanish including:

  • Online Job Applications
  • Word Processing and resume creation
  • Email
  • Facebook
  • And more!

One hour appointments available 6-8 PM Mondays and Tuesdays and 11 AM to 4 PM on Saturdays. 

Make an appointment by phone, 510-284-0640, or in person at the information desk. 

¿NECESITAS AYUDA CON LA COMPUTADORA?

¡Registrarse para una cita con Fernando!

Ayuda con la computadora GRATIS en inglés y español para:

  • · solicitudes de empleo en línea
  • · Procesadora de Microsoft Word y crear currículum para trabajo
  • · Email
  • · Facebook
  • · Y mucho mas!

Citas de una hora disponible: Los Lunes y Martes a las 6 - 8 p.m. y los Sabados a las 11 - 4 p.m.

Haga una cita por teléfono, 510-284-0640, o en persona en el escritorio de información.

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

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions

LOCATION: San Lorenzo Library

NEED COMPUTER HELP?

Make an appointment with Fernando!

FREE computer help in English & Spanish including:

  • Online Job Applications
  • Word Processing and resume creation
  • Email
  • Facebook
  • And more!

One hour appointments available 6-8 PM Mondays and Tuesdays and 11 AM to 4 PM on Saturdays. 

Make an appointment by phone, 510-284-0640, or in person at the information desk. 

¿NECESITAS AYUDA CON LA COMPUTADORA?

¡Registrarse para una cita con Fernando!

Ayuda con la computadora GRATIS en inglés y español para:

  • · solicitudes de empleo en línea
  • · Procesadora de Microsoft Word y crear currículum para trabajo
  • · Email
  • · Facebook
  • · Y mucho mas!

Citas de una hora disponible: Los Lunes y Martes a las 6 - 8 p.m. y los Sabados a las 11 - 4 p.m.

Haga una cita por teléfono, 510-284-0640, o en persona en el escritorio de información.

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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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Summer Flute Fun

Summer  flute  /classes 

June 25 to  July 23

 

Bring  you own  flute  and  stand  

4th t0  8th  grade - beginner to  intermediate

Sign up  at tthe  information  desk 

Contact: Fremont Main Library Information Desk (510) 745-1401

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Summer  flute  /classes 

June 25 to  July 23

 

Bring  you own  flute  and  stand  

4th t0  8th  grade - beginner to  intermediate

Sign up  at tthe  information  desk 

Contact: Fremont Main Library Information Desk (510) 745-1401

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Book Launch: Guide to Mormon Historical Sites in Washington Township

The Washington Township Museum of Local History and the Washington Township Historical Society invite you to the launch of Lorin Hansen's latest work: GUIDE TO MORMON HISTORICAL SITES IN WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP, ALAMEDA COUNTY.  

Monday July 23 at 7 p.m.  at the Fremont Main LIbrary

The landing of the ship Brooklyn at Yerba Buena, San Francisco Bay, in July 1846 was the beginning of the Mormon settlement story in Washington Township. Several passengers on the ship settled in what is now the Tri-City area of Fremont, Newark and Union City. Many historic markers and sites relating to the early Mormon settlers are highlighted and discussed in this booklet. Lorin Hansen is an historian with a deep knowledge of the early Mormons who settled in California and they contributions they made.

Books will be available for purchase. 

 

Contact: Fremont Main Library Information Desk (510) 745-1401


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

The Washington Township Museum of Local History and the Washington Township Historical Society invite you to the launch of Lorin Hansen's latest work: GUIDE TO MORMON HISTORICAL SITES IN WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP, ALAMEDA COUNTY.  

Monday July 23 at 7 p.m.  at the Fremont Main LIbrary

The landing of the ship Brooklyn at Yerba Buena, San Francisco Bay, in July 1846 was the beginning of the Mormon settlement story in Washington Township. Several passengers on the ship settled in what is now the Tri-City area of Fremont, Newark and Union City. Many historic markers and sites relating to the early Mormon settlers are highlighted and discussed in this booklet. Lorin Hansen is an historian with a deep knowledge of the early Mormons who settled in California and they contributions they made.

Books will be available for purchase. 

 

Contact: Fremont Main Library Information Desk (510) 745-1401


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Tuesday July 24, 2018
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11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Lunch at the Library Volunteers

 

 

 

 

 

We are looking for adults and teen volunteers between June 18-August 9, Mondays through Thursdays from 11:00 a.m. to 2 p.m.


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

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

We are looking for adults and teen volunteers between June 18-August 9, Mondays through Thursdays from 11:00 a.m. to 2 p.m.


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

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
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12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Baby Bounce

As your child’s first and best teacher, we invite you to come and participate in early literacy activities with your child. Join us for signing, stories, and fun with rhythm and play!

This lapsit program is designed for pre-walkers under 12 months and a participating adult caregiver.

PLEASE NOTE: Space is limited and cannot exceed room capacity. Free tickets will be handed out starting at 11:45 outside the library.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

As your child’s first and best teacher, we invite you to come and participate in early literacy activities with your child. Join us for signing, stories, and fun with rhythm and play!

This lapsit program is designed for pre-walkers under 12 months and a participating adult caregiver.

PLEASE NOTE: Space is limited and cannot exceed room capacity. Free tickets will be handed out starting at 11:45 outside the library.

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Lunch at the Library

Youth, ages 2 to 18, are invited to have a FREE lunch from 12:00 to 1:00 PM and stay for a fun program at the library.  

Programs will range from maker space activities to games, movies and more!  

This program series runs Mondays-Thursdays from June 18 to August 9 and will be held in our Greenhouse Community Room. 


Contact: Danielle Wilson, Branch Manager, (510) 284-0640 DWilson@aclibrary.org
Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions

LOCATION: San Lorenzo Library

Youth, ages 2 to 18, are invited to have a FREE lunch from 12:00 to 1:00 PM and stay for a fun program at the library.  

Programs will range from maker space activities to games, movies and more!  

This program series runs Mondays-Thursdays from June 18 to August 9 and will be held in our Greenhouse Community Room. 


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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12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Food and Fun!

Youth 18 and under are invited to have a free lunch from 12:30 to 1:30 and stay for a fun program at the library.  Programs will range from engineering challenges and maker activities to games and movies.  This program series runs Mondays-Thursdays from June 18 to August 16.

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

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CONTACT:  Reference Desk  510-284-0677  

Youth 18 and under are invited to have a free lunch from 12:30 to 1:30 and stay for a fun program at the library.  Programs will range from engineering challenges and maker activities to games and movies.  This program series runs Mondays-Thursdays from June 18 to August 16.

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

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CONTACT:
  Reference Desk
  510.284.0677
  

 
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1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Chinese-English Storytime

      This special bilingual afternoon storytime features stories read in English and Chinese (Mandarin), and followed by crafts. 

    Join us in the children's area for a fun Tuesday afternoon.

     Contact: Danielle Wilson, Branch Manager, (510) 284-0640 DWilson@aclibrary.org
     Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

LOCATION: San Lorenzo Library

      This special bilingual afternoon storytime features stories read in English and Chinese (Mandarin), and followed by crafts. 

    Join us in the children's area for a fun Tuesday afternoon.

     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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1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Lunch at the Library

This program will be taking place outside of the Union City Library in the courtyard.

It is for anyone that is 18 years old or younger.

 

CONTACT:  Blaine Wentworth  (510) 284-0628  bwentworth@aclibrary.org
LOCATION: Union City Library

This program will be taking place outside of the Union City Library in the courtyard.

It is for anyone that is 18 years old or younger.

 

CONTACT:
  Blaine Wentworth
  (510) 284.0628
  bwentworth@aclibrary.org

LOCATION: Union City Library

 
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1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Undercover Adult Book Discussion Group

Do you like reading and talking about books? Read each month's title and come for a lively discussion on 2nd Tuesdays.

June 26 A Wrinkle in Timeby Madeleine L’Engel

July 24 Summer Hours at the Robbers Library by Sue Halpern

August 28 Carnegie’s Maid by Marie Bendict

September 25 Funny in Farsi by Firoozeh Dumas

October 23 The Kitchen Boy by Robert Alexander

November 27 From Under the Russian Snow by Michelle Carter. The author will attend this meeting.

December 25 No meeting

January 22 The Crocodile Bird by Ruth Rendell

Questions? Email Barbara at btelford-ishida@aclibrary.org.

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

 
 

Do you like reading and talking about books? Read each month's title and come for a lively discussion on 2nd Tuesdays.

June 26 A Wrinkle in Timeby Madeleine L’Engel

July 24 Summer Hours at the Robbers Library by Sue Halpern

August 28 Carnegie’s Maid by Marie Bendict

September 25 Funny in Farsi by Firoozeh Dumas

October 23 The Kitchen Boy by Robert Alexander

November 27 From Under the Russian Snow by Michelle Carter. The author will attend this meeting.

December 25 No meeting

January 22 The Crocodile Bird by Ruth Rendell

Questions? Email Barbara at btelford-ishida@aclibrary.org.

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

 
 

 
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
'Tween Art Programs

Join art teacher Karen Wardell for two fun art programs, for 'tweens, ages 10-13. We will be doing a paint along on July 24th, and another project, TBD, on July 31st. Space is limited to 20 participants. Free tickets will be handed out 15 minutes prior to the program. Please arrive early, and plan to stay for the entire program.


Contact Dublin Library 925-803-7252

Location: DUBLIN BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

Join art teacher Karen Wardell for two fun art programs, for 'tweens, ages 10-13. We will be doing a paint along on July 24th, and another project, TBD, on July 31st. Space is limited to 20 participants. Free tickets will be handed out 15 minutes prior to the program. Please arrive early, and plan to stay for the entire program.


Contact Dublin Library 925-803-7252

Location: DUBLIN BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Insect Discovery Lab: Squid Dissection

Dive in to anatomy with this squid dissection class presented by the Insect Discovery Lab!

Ages 7+. Space is limited. Free tickets will be passed out 15 mintues before the program begins.

For more information, contact us at: (510) 795-2629 

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Dive in to anatomy with this squid dissection class presented by the Insect Discovery Lab!

Ages 7+. Space is limited. Free tickets will be passed out 15 mintues before the program begins.

For more information, contact us at: (510) 795-2629 

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Movie Tuesday - Justice League

Defend the Earth from villainy with the Justice League!

Bring popcorn and a friend to enjoy this PG-13-rated movie. Please note, this movie may contain scenes or language that is not appropriate for all ages. Please use your discretion to decide what is best for you and your family.

No Registration Necessary. Children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

LOCATION: Castro Valley

Defend the Earth from villainy with the Justice League!

Bring popcorn and a friend to enjoy this PG-13-rated movie. Please note, this movie may contain scenes or language that is not appropriate for all ages. Please use your discretion to decide what is best for you and your family.

No Registration Necessary. Children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

LOCATION: Castro Valley

 
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday Movies at 2:00

Synopsis

A prehistoric tribe clash with foreign invaders, which leads to a monumental game of soccer.

Rating

PG

CONTACT:  Blaine Wentworth  (510) 284-0628  bwentworth@aclibrary.org
LOCATION: UNION CITY BRANCH

Synopsis

A prehistoric tribe clash with foreign invaders, which leads to a monumental game of soccer.

Rating

PG

CONTACT:
  Blaine Wentworth
  (510) 284.0628
  bwentworth@aclibrary.org

LOCATION: UNION CITY BRANCH

 
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2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Math Boot Camp: Algebra 1.5

These 3 math porgrams are for students looking for something more in their mathematics careet, those wanting to get ahead and learn something new.  The are also suitable as review courses for students looking for a brief summary before they start the following school year.  Students will improve their mathematical and problem-solving abilities in these rigorous courses.

  • Algebra I - grades eligible: 5-9
  • Algebra II - grades eligible: 6-10
  • Trigonometry - grades eligible: 7-10

Due to the limited space, diagnostic tests are required for each program and will be held on May 19 at 1-2:30 PM, and May 21 at 7-8:30 PM.  Each test wil be 30 minutes.  Students may take up to two tests and on only one date.  A lottery may be held if the number of qualified students exceeds the capacity of the program.

Online registration for diagnotic tests is required and begins Monday, May 7, at 1:00 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents

Participantion of the diagnotic tests does not quarantee a spot in the program.  You will be notified if you are officially enrolled in the program within 2 weeks of the diagnotic tests.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or Email: FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

These 3 math porgrams are for students looking for something more in their mathematics careet, those wanting to get ahead and learn something new.  The are also suitable as review courses for students looking for a brief summary before they start the following school year.  Students will improve their mathematical and problem-solving abilities in these rigorous courses.

  • Algebra I - grades eligible: 5-9
  • Algebra II - grades eligible: 6-10
  • Trigonometry - grades eligible: 7-10

Due to the limited space, diagnostic tests are required for each program and will be held on May 19 at 1-2:30 PM, and May 21 at 7-8:30 PM.  Each test wil be 30 minutes.  Students may take up to two tests and on only one date.  A lottery may be held if the number of qualified students exceeds the capacity of the program.

Online registration for diagnotic tests is required and begins Monday, May 7, at 1:00 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents

Participantion of the diagnotic tests does not quarantee a spot in the program.  You will be notified if you are officially enrolled in the program within 2 weeks of the diagnotic tests.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or Email: FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Intro to Java Camp

For incoming grades 6-9.  Length of camp: 4 weeks (8 classes), every Mondays and Tuesdays, July 9-31, 2018.

Java is one of the most popular and used programming languages. There are many applications for Java, such as coding robots, developing apps, and developing computer software. Not only does Java have many uses, but it also is the language used in AP Computer Science. This camp will introduce Java to starters.  Please bring a laptop if possible.

Online registration is required and begins Monday, May 7, at 1:00 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents

Please present your ticket and check in 10 minutes before the class starts on the first day or your seat may be canceled and released to stand-by students waiting at the library.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or Email: FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

For incoming grades 6-9.  Length of camp: 4 weeks (8 classes), every Mondays and Tuesdays, July 9-31, 2018.

Java is one of the most popular and used programming languages. There are many applications for Java, such as coding robots, developing apps, and developing computer software. Not only does Java have many uses, but it also is the language used in AP Computer Science. This camp will introduce Java to starters.  Please bring a laptop if possible.

Online registration is required and begins Monday, May 7, at 1:00 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents

Please present your ticket and check in 10 minutes before the class starts on the first day or your seat may be canceled and released to stand-by students waiting at the library.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or Email: FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Practice Your English

Improve your spoken English by talking with native speakers about everyday topics in a friendly, welcoming setting at Adult Learning Center on the second floor.  This is a drop-in group; no registration is required. 

Questions? Call (510) 745-1467. 

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Improve your spoken English by talking with native speakers about everyday topics in a friendly, welcoming setting at Adult Learning Center on the second floor.  This is a drop-in group; no registration is required. 

Questions? Call (510) 745-1467. 

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
eBook Help

Friendly teen volunteers will be available most Saturdays from 11 am -12 pm to answer questions about the library's e-book collections. No registration required - please just drop in! Questions are always welcome.

During the program, you can learn how to:

*Download e-books from the library's catalog onto an e-reader, tablet, laptop, etc.

*Download the app (if necessary) for any of the library's e-book collections (Overdrive, Libby, Cloud Library, etc.)

*Help you create and set up your account with your Alameda County Library card for any of the e-book databases

*Check out, access, and return e-books and e-audiobooks through any of the databases

 

 


Contact Dublin Library 925-803-7252

Location: DUBLIN BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

Friendly teen volunteers will be available most Saturdays from 11 am -12 pm to answer questions about the library's e-book collections. No registration required - please just drop in! Questions are always welcome.

During the program, you can learn how to:

*Download e-books from the library's catalog onto an e-reader, tablet, laptop, etc.

*Download the app (if necessary) for any of the library's e-book collections (Overdrive, Libby, Cloud Library, etc.)

*Help you create and set up your account with your Alameda County Library card for any of the e-book databases

*Check out, access, and return e-books and e-audiobooks through any of the databases

 

 


Contact Dublin Library 925-803-7252

Location: DUBLIN BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Family Board Game Night

Bring the whole family to enjoy a free, fun-filled evening playing board games! The library will provide a variety of board games for families to play (including Connect 4!, Monopoly Jr., Uno, Candyland, and more!) Teen volunteers will be available to show you how to play any of the board games, and can join in the games if extra players are needed. No registration necessary, but limited to the first 40 people in attendance. Free tickets may be handed out in front of the Bennett Room at 5:50 pm the night of the program.

Contact Dublin Library 925-803-7252

Location: DUBLIN BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

Bring the whole family to enjoy a free, fun-filled evening playing board games! The library will provide a variety of board games for families to play (including Connect 4!, Monopoly Jr., Uno, Candyland, and more!) Teen volunteers will be available to show you how to play any of the board games, and can join in the games if extra players are needed. No registration necessary, but limited to the first 40 people in attendance. Free tickets may be handed out in front of the Bennett Room at 5:50 pm the night of the program.

Contact Dublin Library 925-803-7252

Location: DUBLIN BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Lawyer in the Library
Free consultation with a lawyer on the Fourth Tuesday of each month from 6-8 PM.   Please call or come into the library on the day of the program to reserve a seat.

The lawyer handles family, estate, criminal, and immigration law. This program is presented in partnership with the Alameda County Law Library.

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

 

 

Free consultation with a lawyer on the Fourth Tuesday of each month from 6-8 PM.   Please call or come into the library on the day of the program to reserve a seat.

The lawyer handles family, estate, criminal, and immigration law. This program is presented in partnership with the Alameda County Law Library.

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

 

 

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Lawyer in the Library

Lawyer in the Library

 

 

This program offers a free appointment with an attorney who will help define your problem, get you started on a solution and make a referral when needed. Each time slot is 15 minutes. Sign up in person between 5-5:45 pm at the Information Desk on the evening of the program. A lottery is held at 5:50 to award slots. Persons wishing an appointment must be present at the time of the lottery.

Contact: Fremont Main Library Information Desk (510) 745-1401.

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 

Lawyer in the Library

 

 

This program offers a free appointment with an attorney who will help define your problem, get you started on a solution and make a referral when needed. Each time slot is 15 minutes. Sign up in person between 5-5:45 pm at the Information Desk on the evening of the program. A lottery is held at 5:50 to award slots. Persons wishing an appointment must be present at the time of the lottery.

Contact: Fremont Main Library Information Desk (510) 745-1401.

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Learn English for Work/Aprenda Ingles

This class is for second language learners who want to improve their English to find work and/or speak better at your job. It teaches workplace vocabulary. 

Questions? Email Joe at jstoner@aclibrary.org. 

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

 
 

This class is for second language learners who want to improve their English to find work and/or speak better at your job. It teaches workplace vocabulary. 

Questions? Email Joe at jstoner@aclibrary.org. 

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

 
 

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Need Computer Help? / ¿Necesitas Ayuda Con La Computadora

NEED COMPUTER HELP?

Make an appointment with Fernando!

FREE computer help in English & Spanish including:

  • Online Job Applications
  • Word Processing and resume creation
  • Email
  • Facebook
  • And more!

One hour appointments available 6-8 PM Mondays and Tuesdays and 11 AM to 4 PM on Saturdays. 

Make an appointment by phone, 510-284-0640, or in person at the information desk. 

¿NECESITAS AYUDA CON LA COMPUTADORA?

¡Registrarse para una cita con Fernando!

Ayuda con la computadora GRATIS en inglés y español para:

  • · solicitudes de empleo en línea
  • · Procesadora de Microsoft Word y crear currículum para trabajo
  • · Email
  • · Facebook
  • · Y mucho mas!

Citas de una hora disponible: Los Lunes y Martes a las 6 - 8 p.m. y los Sabados a las 11 - 4 p.m.

Haga una cita por teléfono, 510-284-0640, o en persona en el escritorio de información.

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

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions

LOCATION: San Lorenzo Library

NEED COMPUTER HELP?

Make an appointment with Fernando!

FREE computer help in English & Spanish including:

  • Online Job Applications
  • Word Processing and resume creation
  • Email
  • Facebook
  • And more!

One hour appointments available 6-8 PM Mondays and Tuesdays and 11 AM to 4 PM on Saturdays. 

Make an appointment by phone, 510-284-0640, or in person at the information desk. 

¿NECESITAS AYUDA CON LA COMPUTADORA?

¡Registrarse para una cita con Fernando!

Ayuda con la computadora GRATIS en inglés y español para:

  • · solicitudes de empleo en línea
  • · Procesadora de Microsoft Word y crear currículum para trabajo
  • · Email
  • · Facebook
  • · Y mucho mas!

Citas de una hora disponible: Los Lunes y Martes a las 6 - 8 p.m. y los Sabados a las 11 - 4 p.m.

Haga una cita por teléfono, 510-284-0640, o en persona en el escritorio de información.

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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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Read to a Dog

Want to practice your reading with a trained dog from the Ohlone Humane Society's Therapy Dog Unit? This is the program for you. Each student will read to a dog for 15 minutes. Time slots are 6:30 pm, 6:45 pm, 7:00 pm and 7:15 pm. Free tickets are available at the Children's Information Desk beginning at 6:30 pm.

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Want to practice your reading with a trained dog from the Ohlone Humane Society's Therapy Dog Unit? This is the program for you. Each student will read to a dog for 15 minutes. Time slots are 6:30 pm, 6:45 pm, 7:00 pm and 7:15 pm. Free tickets are available at the Children's Information Desk beginning at 6:30 pm.

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Pajama Storytime

 

Join us for an evening family storytime. We'll have fun with stories and songs! Pajamas encouraged!

Questions call 510-795-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Join us for an evening family storytime. We'll have fun with stories and songs! Pajamas encouraged!

Questions call 510-795-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

Wednesday July 25, 2018
 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
CraftZone

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Join us for this arts & crafts class for kids ages 5-8! Space is limited, tickets will be handed out 15 minutes before the program starts. 

 

 Contact:  REFERENCE DESK  (510) 608-1172
 Location: IRVINGTON BRANCH - Get Directions

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Join us for this arts & crafts class for kids ages 5-8! Space is limited, tickets will be handed out 15 minutes before the program starts. 

 

 Contact:  REFERENCE DESK  (510) 608-1172
 Location: IRVINGTON BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Scam Alert Program

CONTACT:  Ouida Charles  510-284-0604  ocharles@aclibrary.org
 
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11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Ikebana Class

Come to learn ikebana, Japanese style of flower arrangement, using branches, flowers, and/or leaves to make elegant arrangements emphasizing artistic lines, colors, and mass.  Any levels are welcome.  The instructor, Gloria Lee, has years of teaching and demonstration experience, will lead the participants to enter the ikebana wonderland.

The Library will provide vases and pin frogs (flower holders) or feel free to bring your own.  

Additionally, please bring:the following:

Tool: 

One pair of Hand pruners (or ikebana scissors) for cutting flowers, leaves, and branches.

 

Fresh Material: 

Please bring some fresh materials of your choice such as branches or long leaves (at least three), flowers (at least three stems), and some leaves (such as ferns, Camellia branches with leaves, Hydrangea stems with leaves, or any other leaves).

 

Contact: Fremont Main Library Information Desk (510) 745-1401

 


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Come to learn ikebana, Japanese style of flower arrangement, using branches, flowers, and/or leaves to make elegant arrangements emphasizing artistic lines, colors, and mass.  Any levels are welcome.  The instructor, Gloria Lee, has years of teaching and demonstration experience, will lead the participants to enter the ikebana wonderland.

The Library will provide vases and pin frogs (flower holders) or feel free to bring your own.  

Additionally, please bring:the following:

Tool: 

One pair of Hand pruners (or ikebana scissors) for cutting flowers, leaves, and branches.

 

Fresh Material: 

Please bring some fresh materials of your choice such as branches or long leaves (at least three), flowers (at least three stems), and some leaves (such as ferns, Camellia branches with leaves, Hydrangea stems with leaves, or any other leaves).

 

Contact: Fremont Main Library Information Desk (510) 745-1401

 


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Lunch at the Library Volunteers

 

 

 

 

 

We are looking for adults and teen volunteers between June 18-August 9, Mondays through Thursdays from 11:00 a.m. to 2 p.m.


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

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

We are looking for adults and teen volunteers between June 18-August 9, Mondays through Thursdays from 11:00 a.m. to 2 p.m.


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

Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Computer Tutor by Appointment

Confused by computers? A computer docent wil provide one-on-one tutoring to help you learn to use your computer, tablet, or smart phone. You can also learn to log on to the library's computers, get on the Internet, and find what you are looking for.

Appointments are available on Wednesdays at noon and 12:30pm. 

Call the reference desk at 510-526-3720, extension 5


Location: ALBANY LIBRARY - Get Directions

Confused by computers? A computer docent wil provide one-on-one tutoring to help you learn to use your computer, tablet, or smart phone. You can also learn to log on to the library's computers, get on the Internet, and find what you are looking for.

Appointments are available on Wednesdays at noon and 12:30pm. 

Call the reference desk at 510-526-3720, extension 5


Location: ALBANY LIBRARY - Get Directions

 
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Lunch at the Library

Youth, ages 2 to 18, are invited to have a FREE lunch from 12:00 to 1:00 PM and stay for a fun program at the library.  

Programs will range from maker space activities to games, movies and more!  

This program series runs Mondays-Thursdays from June 18 to August 9 and will be held in our Greenhouse Community Room. 


Contact: Danielle Wilson, Branch Manager, (510) 284-0640 DWilson@aclibrary.org
Location: SAN LORENZO BRANCH - Get Directions

LOCATION: San Lorenzo Library

Youth, ages 2 to 18, are invited to have a FREE lunch from 12:00 to 1:00 PM and stay for a fun program at the library.  

Programs will range from maker space activities to games, movies and more!  

This program series runs Mondays-Thursdays from June 18 to August 9 and will be held in our Greenhouse Community Room. 


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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12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Food and Fun!

Youth 18 and under are invited to have a free lunch from 12:30 to 1:30 and stay for a fun program at the library.  Programs will range from engineering challenges and maker activities to games and movies.  This program series runs Mondays-Thursdays from June 18 to August 16.

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

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CONTACT:  Reference Desk  510-284-0677  

Youth 18 and under are invited to have a free lunch from 12:30 to 1:30 and stay for a fun program at the library.  Programs will range from engineering challenges and maker activities to games and movies.  This program series runs Mondays-Thursdays from June 18 to August 16.

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

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CONTACT:
  Reference Desk
  510.284.0677
  

 
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1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Lunch at the Library

This program will be taking place outside of the Union City Library in the courtyard.

It is for anyone that is 18 years old or younger.

 

CONTACT:  Blaine Wentworth  (510) 284-0628  bwentworth@aclibrary.org
LOCATION: Union City Library

This program will be taking place outside of the Union City Library in the courtyard.

It is for anyone that is 18 years old or younger.

 

CONTACT:
  Blaine Wentworth
  (510) 284.0628
  bwentworth@aclibrary.org

LOCATION: Union City Library

 
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1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Great Books Discussion Group

 

Location: ALBANY BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Insect Discovery Lab: Squid Dissection

Dive in to anatomy with this squid dissection class presented by the Insect Discovery Lab!

Ages 7+. Space is limited; a ticket is required. Tickets will be handed out 15 minutes prior to the start time. All materials are provided.

Contact: Reference Desk  (510) 608-1172   

Location: IRVINGTON BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 

Dive in to anatomy with this squid dissection class presented by the Insect Discovery Lab!

Ages 7+. Space is limited; a ticket is required. Tickets will be handed out 15 minutes prior to the start time. All materials are provided.

Contact: Reference Desk  (510) 608-1172   

Location: IRVINGTON BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Python Ron's Reptile Kingom

It's a snakey afternoon at the library with Python Ron!

Let's learn all about snakes, lizards and more with a reptile expert who can really give you something to hiss about!

Find us in the Chabot/Canyon Room.

This family program is suitable for all ages.

No Registration Necessary. Children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

It's a snakey afternoon at the library with Python Ron!

Let's learn all about snakes, lizards and more with a reptile expert who can really give you something to hiss about!

Find us in the Chabot/Canyon Room.

This family program is suitable for all ages.

No Registration Necessary. Children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

 
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
MATH CAMP

CONTACT:  Blaine Wentworth  (510) 284-0628  bwentworth@aclibrary.org
LOCATION: Union City Library

CONTACT:
  Blaine Wentworth
  (510) 284.0628
  bwentworth@aclibrary.org

LOCATION: Union City Library

 
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2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Math Boot Camp: Algebra 1.5

These 3 math porgrams are for students looking for something more in their mathematics careet, those wanting to get ahead and learn something new.  The are also suitable as review courses for students looking for a brief summary before they start the following school year.  Students will improve their mathematical and problem-solving abilities in these rigorous courses.

  • Algebra I - grades eligible: 5-9
  • Algebra II - grades eligible: 6-10
  • Trigonometry - grades eligible: 7-10

Due to the limited space, diagnostic tests are required for each program and will be held on May 19 at 1-2:30 PM, and May 21 at 7-8:30 PM.  Each test wil be 30 minutes.  Students may take up to two tests and on only one date.  A lottery may be held if the number of qualified students exceeds the capacity of the program.

Online registration for diagnotic tests is required and begins Monday, May 7, at 1:00 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents

Participantion of the diagnotic tests does not quarantee a spot in the program.  You will be notified if you are officially enrolled in the program within 2 weeks of the diagnotic tests.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or Email: FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

These 3 math porgrams are for students looking for something more in their mathematics careet, those wanting to get ahead and learn something new.  The are also suitable as review courses for students looking for a brief summary before they start the following school year.  Students will improve their mathematical and problem-solving abilities in these rigorous courses.

  • Algebra I - grades eligible: 5-9
  • Algebra II - grades eligible: 6-10
  • Trigonometry - grades eligible: 7-10

Due to the limited space, diagnostic tests are required for each program and will be held on May 19 at 1-2:30 PM, and May 21 at 7-8:30 PM.  Each test wil be 30 minutes.  Students may take up to two tests and on only one date.  A lottery may be held if the number of qualified students exceeds the capacity of the program.

Online registration for diagnotic tests is required and begins Monday, May 7, at 1:00 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents

Participantion of the diagnotic tests does not quarantee a spot in the program.  You will be notified if you are officially enrolled in the program within 2 weeks of the diagnotic tests.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or Email: FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Walk with the Animals

Image result for sulphur creek haywardPresented by Sulphur Creek Nature Center: Walk with the Animalstake a walk on the wild side! Touch fur, feathers, scales, and

skin while getting a rare close up look at their similarities and differences.

 

A family fun program good for kids 3-12 years old. 

 

3:30pm-4:30pm. Limited space/First come, first served 

This event is sponsered by the Friends of the the Library - San Lorenzo Area 

CONTACT:  Wenny Wallace    WWallace@aclibrary.org
LOCATION: San Lorenzo Library

Image result for sulphur creek haywardPresented by Sulphur Creek Nature Center: Walk with the Animalstake a walk on the wild side! Touch fur, feathers, scales, and

skin while getting a rare close up look at their similarities and differences.

 

A family fun program good for kids 3-12 years old. 

 

3:30pm-4:30pm. Limited space/First come, first served 

This event is sponsered by the Friends of the the Library - San Lorenzo Area 

CONTACT:
  Wenny Wallace
  
  WWallace@aclibrary.org

LOCATION: San Lorenzo Library

 
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
METTA

 

 Metta,"Loving-kindness" - meditation focused on the development of unconditional love for all beings.

 This program will teach children how to maintain a healthy lifestyle while managing stress, peer pressure, and academics. Metta   will consist of fun, engaging mind and body classes that will incorporate yoga as well as group discussions and activities.

 Target age for this program is 7 to 12 years old.

 Space is limited, please arrive 15 minutes prior for tickets available at the Children's Information Desk.

 

 

 

 

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or email FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

LOCATION: Fukaya Room B

 

 Metta,"Loving-kindness" - meditation focused on the development of unconditional love for all beings.

 This program will teach children how to maintain a healthy lifestyle while managing stress, peer pressure, and academics. Metta   will consist of fun, engaging mind and body classes that will incorporate yoga as well as group discussions and activities.

 Target age for this program is 7 to 12 years old.

 Space is limited, please arrive 15 minutes prior for tickets available at the Children's Information Desk.

 

 

 

 

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or email FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

LOCATION: Fukaya Room B

 
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5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Aboriginal Art for Teens & Tweens

CONTACT:  Blaine Wentworth  (510) 284-0628  bwentworth@aclibrary.org
LOCATION: UNION CITY BRANCH

CONTACT:
  Blaine Wentworth
  (510) 284.0628
  bwentworth@aclibrary.org

LOCATION: UNION CITY BRANCH

 
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6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
The Fratello Marionettes present: Aladdin

Using traditional music, intricate costumes, and dramatic staging, The Fratello Marionettes perform this magical tale adapted from "The 1,001 Arabian Nights" as it has never been seen before!

 

 

 

LOCATION: Albany Library

Using traditional music, intricate costumes, and dramatic staging, The Fratello Marionettes perform this magical tale adapted from "The 1,001 Arabian Nights" as it has never been seen before!

 

 

 

LOCATION: Albany Library

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
One on One Tech Help

 

 

Have a question about library e-books, e-mail,
saving photos, or something else?

We offer one on one computer and e-device assistance.
Drop in or call (510) 745 - 1464 to reserve a time.

Wednesdays 7 - 8 pm
Saturdays 1 - 5 pm
Sundays 10 - 4 pm

CONTACT:  Nissa Nack or Blaine Wentworth  (510) 745 - 1464  nnack@aclibrary.org
LOCATION: Union City Library

 

 

Have a question about library e-books, e-mail,
saving photos, or something else?

We offer one on one computer and e-device assistance.
Drop in or call (510) 745 - 1464 to reserve a time.

Wednesdays 7 - 8 pm
Saturdays 1 - 5 pm
Sundays 10 - 4 pm

CONTACT:
  Nissa Nack or Blaine Wentworth
  (510) 745 . 1464
  nnack@aclibrary.org

LOCATION: Union City Library

Thursday July 26, 2018
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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Musical Storytime