Saturday June 2, 2018
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Music & Movement

Enjoy songs and movement activities that build motor and social skills, and increase independence as well as language ability in your child. We'll use rhythm sticks, beanbags, scarves, and other items to move to the music and keep the beat! For ages 6 and under with parents/caregivers.


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

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

CONTACT:    510-795-2629  

Enjoy songs and movement activities that build motor and social skills, and increase independence as well as language ability in your child. We'll use rhythm sticks, beanbags, scarves, and other items to move to the music and keep the beat! For ages 6 and under with parents/caregivers.


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

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

CONTACT:
  
  510.795.2629
  

 
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1:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Summer Squad Volunteers Needed!

 

Students entering 6th grade or higher in the fall are invited to apply to become a Summer Squad volunteer at Centerville Library. Volunteers will help with the Summer Reading Game and assist with special library programs, earning work experience while serving the community.

Summer Squad volunteers are needed from June 11 – August 11. Volunteers must fill out an application and bring it to an orientation session on either Saturday, June 9 at 2 PM or Tuesday, June 12 at 4 PM. Pick up an application from the Information Desk.

Contact: 510-795-2629
Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Students entering 6th grade or higher in the fall are invited to apply to become a Summer Squad volunteer at Centerville Library. Volunteers will help with the Summer Reading Game and assist with special library programs, earning work experience while serving the community.

Summer Squad volunteers are needed from June 11 – August 11. Volunteers must fill out an application and bring it to an orientation session on either Saturday, June 9 at 2 PM or Tuesday, June 12 at 4 PM. Pick up an application from the Information Desk.

Contact: 510-795-2629
Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

Thursday June 7, 2018
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11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Yoga Storytime (ages 4+)

Leyna Roget Brabant will guide participants on an imaginative movement journey to experience creative stress release tools, simple body-awareness games, and playful relaxation tips. 

This event is for ages 4+.Space is limited to 20 kids. Tickets will be handed out 15 minutes before it starts. 

For more information, contact us at: (510) 795-2629 
Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

Leyna Roget Brabant will guide participants on an imaginative movement journey to experience creative stress release tools, simple body-awareness games, and playful relaxation tips. 

This event is for ages 4+.Space is limited to 20 kids. Tickets will be handed out 15 minutes before it starts. 

For more information, contact us at: (510) 795-2629 
Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Write 2 Read

The Literacy Reading Club is intended for second language students who can speak basic English and want to continue to improve their English conversation and reading skills.  Anyone interested in joining should call 510-745-1480.

Questions call 510-795-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

The Literacy Reading Club is intended for second language students who can speak basic English and want to continue to improve their English conversation and reading skills.  Anyone interested in joining should call 510-745-1480.

Questions call 510-795-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Gadgets and Gizmos

Come play with different gadgets and gizmos while you learn about different STEM princples.

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.

Questions call 510-795-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

Come play with different gadgets and gizmos while you learn about different STEM princples.

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.

Questions call 510-795-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

Saturday June 9, 2018
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10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Stories & Steam with the Fun Mothers Club

Join us for Stories & STEAM with the Fun Mothers' Club! 

This program is volunteer lead by a local Mom's Group. They will hold storytime and have a corresponding STEAM activity to go with it. This program is for ages 3+ and is limited to 20 children. 

To learn more about the Fun Mothers' Club, visit www.funmothersclub.org

 


For more information, contact us at: (510) 795-2629 
Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

Join us for Stories & STEAM with the Fun Mothers' Club! 

This program is volunteer lead by a local Mom's Group. They will hold storytime and have a corresponding STEAM activity to go with it. This program is for ages 3+ and is limited to 20 children. 

To learn more about the Fun Mothers' Club, visit www.funmothersclub.org

 


For more information, contact us at: (510) 795-2629 
Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
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11:00 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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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Summer Squad Volunteer Orientation

 

Students entering 6th grade or higher in the fall are invited to apply to become a Summer Squad volunteer at Centerville Library. Volunteers will help with the Summer Reading Game and assist with special library programs, earning work experience while serving the community.

Summer Squad volunteers are needed from June 11 – August 11. Volunteers must fill out an application and bring it to an orientation session on either Saturday, June 9 at 2 PM or Tuesday, June 12 at 4 PM. Pick up an application from the Information Desk.

Contact: 510-795-2629
Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Students entering 6th grade or higher in the fall are invited to apply to become a Summer Squad volunteer at Centerville Library. Volunteers will help with the Summer Reading Game and assist with special library programs, earning work experience while serving the community.

Summer Squad volunteers are needed from June 11 – August 11. Volunteers must fill out an application and bring it to an orientation session on either Saturday, June 9 at 2 PM or Tuesday, June 12 at 4 PM. Pick up an application from the Information Desk.

Contact: 510-795-2629
Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

Tuesday June 12, 2018
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Summer Squad Volunteer Orientation

 

Students entering 6th grade or higher in the fall are invited to apply to become a Summer Squad volunteer at Centerville Library. Volunteers will help with the Summer Reading Game and assist with special library programs, earning work experience while serving the community.

Summer Squad volunteers are needed from June 11 – August 11. Volunteers must fill out an application and bring it to an orientation session on either Saturday, June 9 at 2 PM or Tuesday, June 12 at 4 PM. Pick up an application from the Information Desk.

Contact: 510-795-2629
Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Students entering 6th grade or higher in the fall are invited to apply to become a Summer Squad volunteer at Centerville Library. Volunteers will help with the Summer Reading Game and assist with special library programs, earning work experience while serving the community.

Summer Squad volunteers are needed from June 11 – August 11. Volunteers must fill out an application and bring it to an orientation session on either Saturday, June 9 at 2 PM or Tuesday, June 12 at 4 PM. Pick up an application from the Information Desk.

Contact: 510-795-2629
Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Centerville Book Club for Adults

Image result for booksJoin us for a book discussion for adults. New members always welcome.  This month we are discussing  a book of your choice... with the theme of Cooking. Your book can be a cookbook, or another book that is all about food/chefs/cooking/etc. If you'd like to bring a prepared recipe from the book, please do.  Examples of food novels include: Julie & Julia by Julie Powell, Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel, or a Cozy mystery featuring a chef (i.e. Hannah Swenson series). 

Contact: Becky Braselton at 510-795-2629  or bbraselton@aclibrary.org

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions


 

 

Image result for booksJoin us for a book discussion for adults. New members always welcome.  This month we are discussing  a book of your choice... with the theme of Cooking. Your book can be a cookbook, or another book that is all about food/chefs/cooking/etc. If you'd like to bring a prepared recipe from the book, please do.  Examples of food novels include: Julie & Julia by Julie Powell, Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel, or a Cozy mystery featuring a chef (i.e. Hannah Swenson series). 

Contact: Becky Braselton at 510-795-2629  or bbraselton@aclibrary.org

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions


 

 

Thursday June 14, 2018
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11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Family Storytime

Storytime for families at Centerville Library! Join us for stories, songs, and fingerplays! All ages welcome.  

This drop-in program is free and each program will last about 30 minutes. Come have fun!

 


For more information, contact us at: (510) 795-2629 
Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

Storytime for families at Centerville Library! Join us for stories, songs, and fingerplays! All ages welcome.  

This drop-in program is free and each program will last about 30 minutes. Come have fun!

 


For more information, contact us at: (510) 795-2629 
Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
CraftZone for ages 5-8

Related image This program is for ages 5-8. Children will create a craft project on their own. Parents must attend if their child is under age 7. 

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

For questions, please contact: 510-795-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Related image This program is for ages 5-8. Children will create a craft project on their own. Parents must attend if their child is under age 7. 

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

For questions, please contact: 510-795-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Saturday June 16, 2018
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Bilingual Storytime - Mandarin Chinese

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

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 with Ms. Vivien  
 

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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2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Sterling the BubbleSmith

sterling johnson the bubblesmithKick off Summer with Centerville Library! Join us for this fun performance by Sterling the bubbLesmith. He can make bubbles using his hands, big loops, and giant hoops! You may have a chance to be INSIDE a bubble too! This performance is fun for the whole family! 

There will be two back-to-back shows. Space is limited. Tickets for both shows will be handed out at 1:45 pm; you may attend only one show. 

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

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 

sterling johnson the bubblesmithKick off Summer with Centerville Library! Join us for this fun performance by Sterling the bubbLesmith. He can make bubbles using his hands, big loops, and giant hoops! You may have a chance to be INSIDE a bubble too! This performance is fun for the whole family! 

There will be two back-to-back shows. Space is limited. Tickets for both shows will be handed out at 1:45 pm; you may attend only one show. 

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

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 

 
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2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Sterling the BubbleSmith

sterling johnson the bubblesmithKick off Summer with Centerville Library! Join us for this fun performance by Sterling the bubbLesmith. He can make bubbles using his hands, big loops, and giant hoops! You may have a chance to be INSIDE a bubble too! This performance is fun for the whole family! 

There will be two back-to-back shows. Space is limited. Tickets for both shows will be handed out at 1:45 pm; you may attend only one show. 

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

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 

sterling johnson the bubblesmithKick off Summer with Centerville Library! Join us for this fun performance by Sterling the bubbLesmith. He can make bubbles using his hands, big loops, and giant hoops! You may have a chance to be INSIDE a bubble too! This performance is fun for the whole family! 

There will be two back-to-back shows. Space is limited. Tickets for both shows will be handed out at 1:45 pm; you may attend only one show. 

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

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 

Tuesday June 19, 2018
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
3rd/4th Grade Book Club

Incoming 3rd and 4th grade students are invited to join us for our summer book club. In June, we will be reading The Wild Robot by Peter Brown. Pick up a copy and register at the Information Desk, and be ready to discuss the book at our first meeting. 

Contact: 510-795-2629
Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Incoming 3rd and 4th grade students are invited to join us for our summer book club. In June, we will be reading The Wild Robot by Peter Brown. Pick up a copy and register at the Information Desk, and be ready to discuss the book at our first meeting. 

Contact: 510-795-2629
Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Thursday June 21, 2018
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Family Movie: Paddington 2

Image result for paddington 2Settled in with the Brown family, Paddington the bear is a popular member of the community who spreads joy and marmalade wherever he goes. One fine day, he spots a pop-up book in an antique shop -- the perfect present for his beloved aunt's 100th birthday. When a thief steals the prized book, Paddington embarks on an epic quest to unmask the culprit before Aunt Lucy's big celebration. (PG 1 hour 43 minutes)

Questions call 510-795-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

Image result for paddington 2Settled in with the Brown family, Paddington the bear is a popular member of the community who spreads joy and marmalade wherever he goes. One fine day, he spots a pop-up book in an antique shop -- the perfect present for his beloved aunt's 100th birthday. When a thief steals the prized book, Paddington embarks on an epic quest to unmask the culprit before Aunt Lucy's big celebration. (PG 1 hour 43 minutes)

Questions call 510-795-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

Saturday June 23, 2018
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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

Image result for public speaking

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

Tuesday June 26, 2018
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Drummm One Beat

Join us for an all-ages, interactive drummm program. There will be drums and percussion instruments for everyone in the audience to play. It's as entertaining as it is educational.

Due to limited space, ticktes will be handed out 15 minutes before the program begins.


Contact:  (510)795-2629 

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

Join us for an all-ages, interactive drummm program. There will be drums and percussion instruments for everyone in the audience to play. It's as entertaining as it is educational.

Due to limited space, ticktes will be handed out 15 minutes before the program begins.


Contact:  (510)795-2629 

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
5th/6th Grade Book Club

Incoming 5th and 6th grade students are invited to join us for our summer book club. In June, we will be reading Escape From Mr. Lemoncello's Library by Chris Grabenstein. Pick up a copy and register at the Information Desk, and be ready to discuss the book at our first meeting. 

Contact: 510-795-2629
Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Incoming 5th and 6th grade students are invited to join us for our summer book club. In June, we will be reading Escape From Mr. Lemoncello's Library by Chris Grabenstein. Pick up a copy and register at the Information Desk, and be ready to discuss the book at our first meeting. 

Contact: 510-795-2629
Location: CENTERVILLE 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

Thursday June 28, 2018
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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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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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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Lego Club

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

 

Questions call 510-795-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

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

 

Questions call 510-795-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

Saturday June 30, 2018
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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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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

Image result for public speaking

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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