Thursday February 1, 2018
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11:30 AM - 12:05 PM
Toddler Storytime

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 24 - 35 months!

These storytime programs consist of 20 minutes of stories, songs, finger plays, rhymes and movement activities! Storytime is followed by 15 minutes of stay 'n' play. Toddler storytime is designed for children who can sit for a longer time but still need to be next to or in the lap of a parent/caregiver. Children and grownups are encouraged to engage and participate.

Join in on the fun every Thursday in the Storytime Theater!

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 24 - 35 months!

These storytime programs consist of 20 minutes of stories, songs, finger plays, rhymes and movement activities! Storytime is followed by 15 minutes of stay 'n' play. Toddler storytime is designed for children who can sit for a longer time but still need to be next to or in the lap of a parent/caregiver. Children and grownups are encouraged to engage and participate.

Join in on the fun every Thursday in the Storytime Theater!

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Preschool Yoga

This Yoga class is scheduled on the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of the month at 1 pm.  It is a 45-minute class for 3 to 5 years old with a caregiver.  Come join us to build a bond between your preschool age kid and you while doing fun yoga poses together.

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


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

This Yoga class is scheduled on the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of the month at 1 pm.  It is a 45-minute class for 3 to 5 years old with a caregiver.  Come join us to build a bond between your preschool age kid and you while doing fun yoga poses together.

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


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Thursday Lapsit for Prewalkers

Lapsit is designed for babies who are not yet able to walk. It consists of a 20 minute storytime with stories, rhymes, songs, fingerplays and lapjogs or bounces, followed by an informal "Stay and Play" for 20 minutes.

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Lapsit is designed for babies who are not yet able to walk. It consists of a 20 minute storytime with stories, rhymes, songs, fingerplays and lapjogs or bounces, followed by an informal "Stay and Play" for 20 minutes.

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Homework Help Center

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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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
Japanese For Kids

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

Class is held at the Conference A today.

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


 Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

Class is held at the Conference A today.

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


 Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Friday February 2, 2018
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11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
Preschool Storytime

 

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3 - 5 years!

Children and grownups will enjoy stories, songs and fun activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 45 minute programs are designed to improve language, promote early literacy, imagination, and build friendships. Storytime is followed by 15 minutes of stay 'n' play in the Storytime Theater.

 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

LOCATION: Fremont Main Library

 

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3 - 5 years!

Children and grownups will enjoy stories, songs and fun activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 45 minute programs are designed to improve language, promote early literacy, imagination, and build friendships. Storytime is followed by 15 minutes of stay 'n' play in the Storytime Theater.

 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

LOCATION: Fremont Main Library

 
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Author Brown Bag

Local Author Brown Bag

*These forums take place on the first Friday of nearly each month.                                                  

*Attendees are welcome to bring their lunch.

Beyond Survival: A true story

of an enduring spirit

by Anita Ford & Karen Cauble

 

Beyond Survival: A true story of an enduring spirit

Find out how one woman survived multiple life 

challenges and came to live a rewarding life

and find true love again.

 

 

Local Author Brown Bag

*These forums take place on the first Friday of nearly each month.                                                  

*Attendees are welcome to bring their lunch.

Beyond Survival: A true story

of an enduring spirit

by Anita Ford & Karen Cauble

 

Beyond Survival: A true story of an enduring spirit

Find out how one woman survived multiple life 

challenges and came to live a rewarding life

and find true love again.

 

 

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Preschool Art with Ms. Chris

  Preschool Art with Ms. Chris!!

  Little friends, join Ms. Chris for fun art activities!!

 Put on your 'making art' clothes and join us every 1st and 3rd Friday of   the month! 

 This FREE  program is for children ages 3 - 5 years old only. 

  Due to space limitations, tickets will be available at the children's information desk at 1:45 pm

 


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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

CONTACT:  Nidya Gonzalez    FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org
LOCATION: Fukaya Room B

  Preschool Art with Ms. Chris!!

  Little friends, join Ms. Chris for fun art activities!!

 Put on your 'making art' clothes and join us every 1st and 3rd Friday of   the month! 

 This FREE  program is for children ages 3 - 5 years old only. 

  Due to space limitations, tickets will be available at the children's information desk at 1:45 pm

 


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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

CONTACT:
  Nidya Gonzalez
  
  FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

LOCATION: Fukaya Room B

 
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Read With Me

Read-With-Me is a  one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 to improve English with a teen volunteer on weekly basis.  

Priorities are given to children performing below grade level.  Registration starts January 1, 2018.  Seats are limited and fill up very quickly so sign up as early as possible.  

To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Read-With-Me is a  one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 to improve English with a teen volunteer on weekly basis.  

Priorities are given to children performing below grade level.  Registration starts January 1, 2018.  Seats are limited and fill up very quickly so sign up as early as possible.  

To register, go to 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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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
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Fridays, 1/12–3/2, 2018 4:00-5:30 P.M.  For Grades 5-8.

Learn skills essential for a prosperous future in entrepreneurship! 

Topics Covered: Marketing Finance Design Presentation Management Research Analysis And More!

Online registration is required. Registration starts on January 1, 2018 at 1:00 PM at http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents

Please present your ticket and check in 10 minutes before the program 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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Fridays, 1/12–3/2, 2018 4:00-5:30 P.M.  For Grades 5-8.

Learn skills essential for a prosperous future in entrepreneurship! 

Topics Covered: Marketing Finance Design Presentation Management Research Analysis And More!

Online registration is required. Registration starts on January 1, 2018 at 1:00 PM at http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents

Please present your ticket and check in 10 minutes before the program 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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Saturday February 3, 2018
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10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Teen/Senior Computer & Gadget Help

Teen/Senior Computer & Gadget Help

 If you need help using a new gadget or improving your computer skills, the Library has an ongoing program for one-on-one help. 

Saturdays 10:30-12:30
January 27- March 31
Fremont Main Library, 2nd floor

Help is available for the following topics and more:

♦Smart phones & tablets     ♦Windows 10     ♦Backing up and copying files     ♦Internet browsing and searching    ♦eBooks and eBook readers     ♦Digital Cameras and managing digital photographs

♦Word, Excel & PowerPoint    ♦Facebook and Twitter     ♦MP3 players & digital music

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Teen/Senior Computer & Gadget Help

 If you need help using a new gadget or improving your computer skills, the Library has an ongoing program for one-on-one help. 

Saturdays 10:30-12:30
January 27- March 31
Fremont Main Library, 2nd floor

Help is available for the following topics and more:

♦Smart phones & tablets     ♦Windows 10     ♦Backing up and copying files     ♦Internet browsing and searching    ♦eBooks and eBook readers     ♦Digital Cameras and managing digital photographs

♦Word, Excel & PowerPoint    ♦Facebook and Twitter     ♦MP3 players & digital music

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Free Tax Preparation

FREE TAX PREPARATION AT THE FREMONT MAIN LIBRARY

Saturdays February 3 through April 14, 2018

1:00-4:00 p.m.

Second floor, Fremont Main Library at 2400 Stevenson Blvd., Fremont. 

Walk in only; no appointments.

Earn It! Keep It! Save It!

Tax preparation is provided through the IRS Volunteer Income Tax   Assistance (VITA) program in partnership with the Earn it! Keep it! Save it! Coalition of the United Way Bay Area. Trained volunteers will prepare and file taxes for households earning less than $54,000 in 2017.

Taxpayers should bring:  Photo ID; Social Security card or ITIN for taxpayer, spouse and all dependents; W-2s, 1099s, 1098s, 1095s and any other tax documents received; Voided check for direct deposit; Copy of last year’s tax return, if available. 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

FREE TAX PREPARATION AT THE FREMONT MAIN LIBRARY

Saturdays February 3 through April 14, 2018

1:00-4:00 p.m.

Second floor, Fremont Main Library at 2400 Stevenson Blvd., Fremont. 

Walk in only; no appointments.

Earn It! Keep It! Save It!

Tax preparation is provided through the IRS Volunteer Income Tax   Assistance (VITA) program in partnership with the Earn it! Keep it! Save it! Coalition of the United Way Bay Area. Trained volunteers will prepare and file taxes for households earning less than $54,000 in 2017.

Taxpayers should bring:  Photo ID; Social Security card or ITIN for taxpayer, spouse and all dependents; W-2s, 1099s, 1098s, 1095s and any other tax documents received; Voided check for direct deposit; Copy of last year’s tax return, if available. 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Spanish/English Bilingual Storytime

Venga y comparta la maravilla de la lectura con sus hijos! Come and share the marvel of literature with your children!

Este programa consistira de cuentos, canciones, baile y mucha diversion para toda la familia! This program will consist of stories, songs, dance and lots of fun for the whole family!

Tiempo de cuentos sera de 30 minutos cada primer y tercer sabado del mes. This storytime will be every 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month.

 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

CONTACT:    (510) 745-1421   FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Venga y comparta la maravilla de la lectura con sus hijos! Come and share the marvel of literature with your children!

Este programa consistira de cuentos, canciones, baile y mucha diversion para toda la familia! This program will consist of stories, songs, dance and lots of fun for the whole family!

Tiempo de cuentos sera de 30 minutos cada primer y tercer sabado del mes. This storytime will be every 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month.

 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

CONTACT:
  
  (510) 745.1421 
  FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

 
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Read-A-Thon

Come participate in a Read-a-Thon presented by Irvington High School's Literary Club. This event will be held in the Children's Storytime Theater from 2:00-4:00 pm. Volunteers will be here to read with you, so bring your favorite books or find one on the shelf at the library. This event is open to kids of all ages and no registration is needed. 


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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Come participate in a Read-a-Thon presented by Irvington High School's Literary Club. This event will be held in the Children's Storytime Theater from 2:00-4:00 pm. Volunteers will be here to read with you, so bring your favorite books or find one on the shelf at the library. This event is open to kids of all ages and no registration is needed. 


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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Sunday February 4, 2018
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Sunday Movie

  (2016)     Rated R    1 hour 55 min.

A chronical of the childhood, adolescence and burgeoning

adulthood of a young, African-American, gay man growing up

in a rough neighborhood of Miami.

*This film won 3 Oscar Awards including Best Motion Picture of the Year.

LOCATION: Fremont Main Library, Fukaya Room B

  (2016)     Rated R    1 hour 55 min.

A chronical of the childhood, adolescence and burgeoning

adulthood of a young, African-American, gay man growing up

in a rough neighborhood of Miami.

*This film won 3 Oscar Awards including Best Motion Picture of the Year.

LOCATION: Fremont Main Library, Fukaya Room B

 
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2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
IDD Movie Club

 

 

This is a free movie screening and discussion group created for children ages 8-12 with IDD's (intellectual and Develpment Disabilities).  It is held on the 1st and 3rd Sundays of the month.


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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 

 

This is a free movie screening and discussion group created for children ages 8-12 with IDD's (intellectual and Develpment Disabilities).  It is held on the 1st and 3rd Sundays of the month.


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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
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2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
IDD Movie Club

 

 

This is a free movie screening and discussion group created for children ages 8-12 with IDD's (intellectual and Develpment Disabilities).  It is held on the 1st and 3rd Sundays of the month.


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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 

 

This is a free movie screening and discussion group created for children ages 8-12 with IDD's (intellectual and Develpment Disabilities).  It is held on the 1st and 3rd Sundays of the month.


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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Monday February 5, 2018
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1:00 PM
Online Registration for Children's Programs Starts

Online registration starts for these programs: 

  • Robotics Workshop for Kids for ages 6-14, Tuesday, February 20, 2018, 4-5:30 PM
  • Young Engineers (grades K-3), Saturday, February 24, 10:30-11:20 AM
  • Young Eningeers (grades 4-6), Saturday, February 24, 11:30 AM -12:20 PM
  • Science for Youth (Grades 1-4), Saturday, March 3, 10:30-11:30 AM
  • Muvafika's Cursive Writing (Ages 6-9), Saturdays, March 3-31, 1:00-3:00 PM
  • Read With Me for Grades 1-6, Fridays, February 2 - May 25, 2018, 3:30-4, 4:15-4:45, or 5-5:30 PM (on-going registration)

Seats are limited and fill up very quickly.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Online registration starts for these programs: 

  • Robotics Workshop for Kids for ages 6-14, Tuesday, February 20, 2018, 4-5:30 PM
  • Young Engineers (grades K-3), Saturday, February 24, 10:30-11:20 AM
  • Young Eningeers (grades 4-6), Saturday, February 24, 11:30 AM -12:20 PM
  • Science for Youth (Grades 1-4), Saturday, March 3, 10:30-11:30 AM
  • Muvafika's Cursive Writing (Ages 6-9), Saturdays, March 3-31, 1:00-3:00 PM
  • Read With Me for Grades 1-6, Fridays, February 2 - May 25, 2018, 3:30-4, 4:15-4:45, or 5-5:30 PM (on-going registration)

Seats are limited and fill up very quickly.  To register, go to 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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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Homework Help Center

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Chinese/English Bilingual Preschool Storytime

 

Share the fun of reading in both English and Mandarin with your children under 5 years old!

Children and grownups will enjoy stories, songs and fun activities together.  This storytime encourages children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning in both English and Mandarin Chineses. This 45 minute program is designed to improve language, promote early literacy, imagination, and build friendships. Storytime is followed by 15 minutes of stay 'n' play in the Storytime Theater.

                                                                                                                 

                                                                                                               

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


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

LOCATION: Fremont Main Library

 

Share the fun of reading in both English and Mandarin with your children under 5 years old!

Children and grownups will enjoy stories, songs and fun activities together.  This storytime encourages children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning in both English and Mandarin Chineses. This 45 minute program is designed to improve language, promote early literacy, imagination, and build friendships. Storytime is followed by 15 minutes of stay 'n' play in the Storytime Theater.

                                                                                                                 

                                                                                                               

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


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

LOCATION: Fremont Main Library

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Between the Lines: 4th-5th Grade Book Club

*Special Date due to Holiday Closures*

Are you a 4th-5th grader who likes to read and discuss books? If so, join our monthly book club! Each month we read a selected title and then discuss the book and complete a related activity at the meeting. You must register in advance at the Children's Information Desk. This group meets on the second Monday of each month, September through June. Space is limited.

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

*Special Date due to Holiday Closures*

Are you a 4th-5th grader who likes to read and discuss books? If so, join our monthly book club! Each month we read a selected title and then discuss the book and complete a related activity at the meeting. You must register in advance at the Children's Information Desk. This group meets on the second Monday of each month, September through June. Space is limited.

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Tween Page Turners: 6th-8th Book Club

Join us for the Tween Page Turners Book Club at Fremont Main Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 1st Monday to discuss it and do fun activities.   You must register and pick up your copy of the selected monthly title in advance at the Children's Information Desk.

This month's book: TBA

The Tween Page Turners Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Join us for the Tween Page Turners Book Club at Fremont Main Library!   Read the monthly book selection and meet with Ms. Tara on the 1st Monday to discuss it and do fun activities.   You must register and pick up your copy of the selected monthly title in advance at the Children's Information Desk.

This month's book: TBA

The Tween Page Turners Book Club is sponsored by Read to Thrive.

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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7:00 PM - 7:45 PM
Family Storytime

Session length: January 22, 2018-March 12, 2018.  No classes on February 12 and 19 (library closed for holidays)
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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Session length: January 22, 2018-March 12, 2018.  No classes on February 12 and 19 (library closed for holidays)
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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Dr. Seuss Celebration

 Help us celebrate Dr. Seuss's birthday with a very special storytime!!!

On this special evening, you will be able to enjoy a Green Eggs and Ham sketch, dancing and a Dr. Seuss themed craft.

The entire family is welcome to attend. 

 

 

 

** Seats are limited. Free tickets are available 15 minutes before the program and the doors will close 5 minutes after the program starts so that latecomers do not disturb the program in session.

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

LOCATION: Fukaya Room B

 Help us celebrate Dr. Seuss's birthday with a very special storytime!!!

On this special evening, you will be able to enjoy a Green Eggs and Ham sketch, dancing and a Dr. Seuss themed craft.

The entire family is welcome to attend. 

 

 

 

** Seats are limited. Free tickets are available 15 minutes before the program and the doors will close 5 minutes after the program starts so that latecomers do not disturb the program in session.

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

LOCATION: Fukaya Room B

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Anime Night for Teens

Let's watch Origin: Spirits of the Past.  We will have manga and book giveaways. 

Fukaya Room B

Fremont Main Library   (510) 745-1401

 

LOCATION: Fremont Main Library, Fukaya Room B

Let's watch Origin: Spirits of the Past.  We will have manga and book giveaways. 

Fukaya Room B

Fremont Main Library   (510) 745-1401

 

LOCATION: Fremont Main Library, Fukaya Room B

Tuesday February 6, 2018
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2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Preschool Storytime

 

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3 - 5 years!

Children and grownups will enjoy stories, songs and fun activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 45 minute programs are designed to improve language, promote early literacy, imagination, and build friendships. Storytime is followed by 15 minutes of stay 'n' play in the Storytime Theater.

 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

LOCATION: Fremont Main Library

 

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3 - 5 years!

Children and grownups will enjoy stories, songs and fun activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 45 minute programs are designed to improve language, promote early literacy, imagination, and build friendships. Storytime is followed by 15 minutes of stay 'n' play in the Storytime Theater.

 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

LOCATION: Fremont Main Library

 
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Homework Help Center

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Wednesday February 7, 2018
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1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
It's Storytime

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Job Search Workshop: Perfecting the Interview

Job Search Workshops

 

Presented by

Ohlone College/Tri-Cities One-Stop Career Center

                                     Connecting people with employment and training opportunities that empower the individual and strengthen the local economy

 

Workshop Location
Fremont Main Library – 2400 Stevenson Blvd, Fremont, CA

 

Perfecting the Interview: Learn and practice interview skills

 Wednesday, February 7 at 3:30 p.m.

 

Please visit Ohlone College/ Tri-Cities One Stop Career Center website for more information about FREE programs and available workshops at www.tricitiesonestop.com.

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Job Search Workshops

 

Presented by

Ohlone College/Tri-Cities One-Stop Career Center

                                     Connecting people with employment and training opportunities that empower the individual and strengthen the local economy

 

Workshop Location
Fremont Main Library – 2400 Stevenson Blvd, Fremont, CA

 

Perfecting the Interview: Learn and practice interview skills

 Wednesday, February 7 at 3:30 p.m.

 

Please visit Ohlone College/ Tri-Cities One Stop Career Center website for more information about FREE programs and available workshops at www.tricitiesonestop.com.

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Homework Help Center

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Japanese Storytime

                                                                                   

This Japanese Storytime is scheduled on every Wednesday, 4 to 4:30 pm starting January 10, 2018.  It is designed for children 3 to 5 years old and their grown ups.  It is conducted in Japanese only.   Please come to join us to learn some Japanese, and have some fun.


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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

                                                                                   

This Japanese Storytime is scheduled on every Wednesday, 4 to 4:30 pm starting January 10, 2018.  It is designed for children 3 to 5 years old and their grown ups.  It is conducted in Japanese only.   Please come to join us to learn some Japanese, 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
Chinese Calligraphy For Kids - Spring Session

This free Chinese calligraphy class introduces the art of ink-brushes writing to students 8 -12 years old, and is taught by Professor Wang from the Chinese Calligraphy and Painting Learning Center.  Classes will be hold every Wednesday 4-5 pm, starting January 3 through March 28, except for January 10, February 14, and March 14. Consistent attendance is highly recommended.  

Online registration highly recommended. Registration starts on Wednesday, December 20, 2017 at 12:00 PM at http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents, with limited space.

After registration, you need to print out a ticket, and present the ticket and check in 10 minutes before program starts on the first day of the class, or your seat may be cancelled and released to stand-by students waiting at the library.

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

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


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

This free Chinese calligraphy class introduces the art of ink-brushes writing to students 8 -12 years old, and is taught by Professor Wang from the Chinese Calligraphy and Painting Learning Center.  Classes will be hold every Wednesday 4-5 pm, starting January 3 through March 28, except for January 10, February 14, and March 14. Consistent attendance is highly recommended.  

Online registration highly recommended. Registration starts on Wednesday, December 20, 2017 at 12:00 PM at http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents, with limited space.

After registration, you need to print out a ticket, and present the ticket and check in 10 minutes before program starts on the first day of the class, or your seat may be cancelled and released to stand-by students waiting at the library.

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

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


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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5:00 PM - 5:50 PM
Chinese Calligraphy For Adults- Spring Session

Learn the art of Chinese writing with pen brushes with Professor Wang from the Chinese Calligraphy and Painting Learning Center.  Consistent attendance is highly recommended.

 

Online registration starts on Thursday, December 28, 2017 at 11:00 PM  at https://tinyurl.com/y95tnegf.  

 

After registration, present the printed ticket and check in 10 minutes before program starts on the first day of the class or your seat may be released to stand-by students waiting at the library.

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

 

Contact Professor Wang at qiwuwang37@bellsouth.net if you have any questions. 


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Learn the art of Chinese writing with pen brushes with Professor Wang from the Chinese Calligraphy and Painting Learning Center.  Consistent attendance is highly recommended.

 

Online registration starts on Thursday, December 28, 2017 at 11:00 PM  at https://tinyurl.com/y95tnegf.  

 

After registration, present the printed ticket and check in 10 minutes before program starts on the first day of the class or your seat may be released to stand-by students waiting at the library.

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

 

Contact Professor Wang at qiwuwang37@bellsouth.net if you have any questions. 


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Thursday February 8, 2018
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11:30 AM - 12:05 PM
Toddler Storytime

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 24 - 35 months!

These storytime programs consist of 20 minutes of stories, songs, finger plays, rhymes and movement activities! Storytime is followed by 15 minutes of stay 'n' play. Toddler storytime is designed for children who can sit for a longer time but still need to be next to or in the lap of a parent/caregiver. Children and grownups are encouraged to engage and participate.

Join in on the fun every Thursday in the Storytime Theater!

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 24 - 35 months!

These storytime programs consist of 20 minutes of stories, songs, finger plays, rhymes and movement activities! Storytime is followed by 15 minutes of stay 'n' play. Toddler storytime is designed for children who can sit for a longer time but still need to be next to or in the lap of a parent/caregiver. Children and grownups are encouraged to engage and participate.

Join in on the fun every Thursday in the Storytime Theater!

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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12:30 PM - 1:15 PM
KinderDance

      

Kinderdance blends a variety of physical skills with educational concepts.  Boost your child's confidence through DANCE by focusing on different dance moves and concepts.

This is a 45 minutes class by a certified Kinderdance teacher, Namrata Dodeja.  Ballet and Dance K Rang will be included.  This special introductory class is for 3 to 5 years old.

Due to the limited space, free tickets are available at 12:15 pm at the Children's Desk.

For more information, contact Namrata Dodeja at (510) 332-4927.  https://www.facebook.com/kinderdance.ca.


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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

      

Kinderdance blends a variety of physical skills with educational concepts.  Boost your child's confidence through DANCE by focusing on different dance moves and concepts.

This is a 45 minutes class by a certified Kinderdance teacher, Namrata Dodeja.  Ballet and Dance K Rang will be included.  This special introductory class is for 3 to 5 years old.

Due to the limited space, free tickets are available at 12:15 pm at the Children's Desk.

For more information, contact Namrata Dodeja at (510) 332-4927.  https://www.facebook.com/kinderdance.ca.


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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Thursday Lapsit for Prewalkers

Lapsit is designed for babies who are not yet able to walk. It consists of a 20 minute storytime with stories, rhymes, songs, fingerplays and lapjogs or bounces, followed by an informal "Stay and Play" for 20 minutes.

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Lapsit is designed for babies who are not yet able to walk. It consists of a 20 minute storytime with stories, rhymes, songs, fingerplays and lapjogs or bounces, followed by an informal "Stay and Play" for 20 minutes.

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Homework Help Center

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Book Busters: 2nd Grade Book Club

Are you a 2nd grader who likes to read and discuss books? If so, join our monthly book club! Each month we read a selected title and then discuss the book and complete a related activity at the meeting. You must register in advance at the Children's Information Desk. This group meets on the second Thursday of each month, September through June. Space is limited.

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Are you a 2nd grader who likes to read and discuss books? If so, join our monthly book club! Each month we read a selected title and then discuss the book and complete a related activity at the meeting. You must register in advance at the Children's Information Desk. This group meets on the second Thursday of each month, September through June. Space is limited.

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Japanese For Kids

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

Class is held at the Storytime Theater today.

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


 Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

Class is held at the Storytime Theater today.

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


 Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Valentine's Day Crafts Workshop

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Valentine's Day Craft Workshop

You are invited to drop in with your child anytime between 4:00 & 5:30 p.m. for this Valentine's Day Craft Workshop. Everyone will have a few choices to pick from and all materials will be provided by us.  So get ready for Valentine's Day by creating a hand crafted gift for that special someone!

 

Children under 8 years old must be accompanied by an adult at all times. 

Clean up starts 10 minutes before the end of the program.

Allow your child ample time to work on their craft -- please do not arrive at the last minute. Thank you!!

 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

CONTACT:  Nidya Gonzalez    

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Valentine's Day Craft Workshop

You are invited to drop in with your child anytime between 4:00 & 5:30 p.m. for this Valentine's Day Craft Workshop. Everyone will have a few choices to pick from and all materials will be provided by us.  So get ready for Valentine's Day by creating a hand crafted gift for that special someone!

 

Children under 8 years old must be accompanied by an adult at all times. 

Clean up starts 10 minutes before the end of the program.

Allow your child ample time to work on their craft -- please do not arrive at the last minute. Thank you!!

 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

CONTACT:
  Nidya Gonzalez
  
  

Friday February 9, 2018
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11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
Preschool Storytime

 

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3 - 5 years!

Children and grownups will enjoy stories, songs and fun activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 45 minute programs are designed to improve language, promote early literacy, imagination, and build friendships. Storytime is followed by 15 minutes of stay 'n' play in the Storytime Theater.

 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

LOCATION: Fremont Main Library

 

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3 - 5 years!

Children and grownups will enjoy stories, songs and fun activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 45 minute programs are designed to improve language, promote early literacy, imagination, and build friendships. Storytime is followed by 15 minutes of stay 'n' play in the Storytime Theater.

 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

LOCATION: Fremont Main Library

 
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Read With Me

Read-With-Me is a  one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 to improve English with a teen volunteer on weekly basis.  

Priorities are given to children performing below grade level.  Registration starts January 1, 2018.  Seats are limited and fill up very quickly so sign up as early as possible.  

To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Read-With-Me is a  one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 to improve English with a teen volunteer on weekly basis.  

Priorities are given to children performing below grade level.  Registration starts January 1, 2018.  Seats are limited and fill up very quickly so sign up as early as possible.  

To register, go to 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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3:45 PM - 4:30 PM
Chinese Immersion Preschool Storytime

Chinese Immersion Preschool Storytime is scheduled the 2nd Friday of the month at 3:45 pm.  This storytime is conducted mainly in Mandarin Chinese followed by a small craft at the end and lasts about 45 minutes.  This program is sponsored by the Chinese Immersion Parent Council of Fremont.

This is a parent-child activity, please stay with your child for the whole program!!

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Chinese Immersion Preschool Storytime is scheduled the 2nd Friday of the month at 3:45 pm.  This storytime is conducted mainly in Mandarin Chinese followed by a small craft at the end and lasts about 45 minutes.  This program is sponsored by the Chinese Immersion Parent Council of Fremont.

This is a parent-child activity, please stay with your child for the whole program!!

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
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Fridays, 1/12–3/2, 2018 4:00-5:30 P.M.  For Grades 5-8.

Learn skills essential for a prosperous future in entrepreneurship! 

Topics Covered: Marketing Finance Design Presentation Management Research Analysis And More!

Online registration is required. Registration starts on January 1, 2018 at 1:00 PM at http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents

Please present your ticket and check in 10 minutes before the program 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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Fridays, 1/12–3/2, 2018 4:00-5:30 P.M.  For Grades 5-8.

Learn skills essential for a prosperous future in entrepreneurship! 

Topics Covered: Marketing Finance Design Presentation Management Research Analysis And More!

Online registration is required. Registration starts on January 1, 2018 at 1:00 PM at http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents

Please present your ticket and check in 10 minutes before the program 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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Saturday February 10, 2018
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10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Teen/Senior Computer & Gadget Help

Teen/Senior Computer & Gadget Help

 If you need help using a new gadget or improving your computer skills, the Library has an ongoing program for one-on-one help. 

Saturdays 10:30-12:30
January 27- March 31
Fremont Main Library, 2nd floor

Help is available for the following topics and more:

♦Smart phones & tablets     ♦Windows 10     ♦Backing up and copying files     ♦Internet browsing and searching    ♦eBooks and eBook readers     ♦Digital Cameras and managing digital photographs

♦Word, Excel & PowerPoint    ♦Facebook and Twitter     ♦MP3 players & digital music

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Teen/Senior Computer & Gadget Help

 If you need help using a new gadget or improving your computer skills, the Library has an ongoing program for one-on-one help. 

Saturdays 10:30-12:30
January 27- March 31
Fremont Main Library, 2nd floor

Help is available for the following topics and more:

♦Smart phones & tablets     ♦Windows 10     ♦Backing up and copying files     ♦Internet browsing and searching    ♦eBooks and eBook readers     ♦Digital Cameras and managing digital photographs

♦Word, Excel & PowerPoint    ♦Facebook and Twitter     ♦MP3 players & digital music

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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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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1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Free Tax Preparation

FREE TAX PREPARATION AT THE FREMONT MAIN LIBRARY

Saturdays February 3 through April 14, 2018

1:00-4:00 p.m.

Second floor, Fremont Main Library at 2400 Stevenson Blvd., Fremont. 

Walk in only; no appointments.

Earn It! Keep It! Save It!

Tax preparation is provided through the IRS Volunteer Income Tax   Assistance (VITA) program in partnership with the Earn it! Keep it! Save it! Coalition of the United Way Bay Area. Trained volunteers will prepare and file taxes for households earning less than $54,000 in 2017.

Taxpayers should bring:  Photo ID; Social Security card or ITIN for taxpayer, spouse and all dependents; W-2s, 1099s, 1098s, 1095s and any other tax documents received; Voided check for direct deposit; Copy of last year’s tax return, if available. 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

FREE TAX PREPARATION AT THE FREMONT MAIN LIBRARY

Saturdays February 3 through April 14, 2018

1:00-4:00 p.m.

Second floor, Fremont Main Library at 2400 Stevenson Blvd., Fremont. 

Walk in only; no appointments.

Earn It! Keep It! Save It!

Tax preparation is provided through the IRS Volunteer Income Tax   Assistance (VITA) program in partnership with the Earn it! Keep it! Save it! Coalition of the United Way Bay Area. Trained volunteers will prepare and file taxes for households earning less than $54,000 in 2017.

Taxpayers should bring:  Photo ID; Social Security card or ITIN for taxpayer, spouse and all dependents; W-2s, 1099s, 1098s, 1095s and any other tax documents received; Voided check for direct deposit; Copy of last year’s tax return, if available. 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Arttain

 Art for Kids!!

 It's Saturday and it's time to give the TV a rest, join us for FREE classes with different crafts each   week!!

 This program is for grades 2 - 6.  All supplies are provided, but you provide the creativity!

 

 Space is limited; please arrive 15 minutes before for tickets at the children's information desk.

 

 

 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

CONTACT:    (510) 745-1421  FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

 Art for Kids!!

 It's Saturday and it's time to give the TV a rest, join us for FREE classes with different crafts each   week!!

 This program is for grades 2 - 6.  All supplies are provided, but you provide the creativity!

 

 Space is limited; please arrive 15 minutes before for tickets at the children's information desk.

 

 

 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

CONTACT:
  
  (510) 745.1421
  FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Sunday February 11, 2018
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1:30 PM
Sunday 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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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Sunday Movie

 

 (2016)   Rated PG      2 hours 4 min.  

A young Ugandan girl sees her world rapidly change after

being introduced to the game of chess.

*Won the African-American Film Critics Association (AAFCA) Award

LOCATION: Fremont Main Library, Fukaya Room B

 

 (2016)   Rated PG      2 hours 4 min.  

A young Ugandan girl sees her world rapidly change after

being introduced to the game of chess.

*Won the African-American Film Critics Association (AAFCA) Award

LOCATION: Fremont Main Library, Fukaya Room B

Tuesday February 13, 2018
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2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Preschool Storytime

 

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3 - 5 years!

Children and grownups will enjoy stories, songs and fun activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 45 minute programs are designed to improve language, promote early literacy, imagination, and build friendships. Storytime is followed by 15 minutes of stay 'n' play in the Storytime Theater.

 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

LOCATION: Fremont Main Library

 

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3 - 5 years!

Children and grownups will enjoy stories, songs and fun activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 45 minute programs are designed to improve language, promote early literacy, imagination, and build friendships. Storytime is followed by 15 minutes of stay 'n' play in the Storytime Theater.

 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

LOCATION: Fremont Main Library

 
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Homework Help Center

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
ASL Storytime

Please join staff from the California School for the Deaf during this event for deaf children. Stories for preschool - 2nd graders will be from 6:30 - 7 p.m and 2nd - 5th graders from 7 - 7:30 p.m. This is a free program and will take place in the Storytime Theatre.

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Please join staff from the California School for the Deaf during this event for deaf children. Stories for preschool - 2nd graders will be from 6:30 - 7 p.m and 2nd - 5th graders from 7 - 7:30 p.m. This is a free program and will take place in the Storytime Theatre.

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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7:00 PM - 7:45 PM
Math Science Nucleus Presents: The Human Heart

  Math Science Nucleus Presents: The Human Heart

 The heart pumps blood through a system of veins and arteries to bring oxygen throughout our    body.  What happens if the heart does not work right.  Learn about Rita Anselmo and her   struggle with a broken heart.  Story:  A Broken Heart

There are 4 learning activities after each presentation. Parents work with their children to learn about science. 

Recommended  for elementary age children. Families are encouraged to attend. Limited seating.  

Funding provided by Lam Research Foundation and free.

 


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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

LOCATION: Fukaya Room

  Math Science Nucleus Presents: The Human Heart

 The heart pumps blood through a system of veins and arteries to bring oxygen throughout our    body.  What happens if the heart does not work right.  Learn about Rita Anselmo and her   struggle with a broken heart.  Story:  A Broken Heart

There are 4 learning activities after each presentation. Parents work with their children to learn about science. 

Recommended  for elementary age children. Families are encouraged to attend. Limited seating.  

Funding provided by Lam Research Foundation and free.

 


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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

LOCATION: Fukaya Room

Wednesday February 14, 2018
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1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
It's Storytime

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Wag Your Tales

Join real canine friends in the Storytime Theater for a dog-themed storytime followed by positive dog-interaction practice, dog care tips and the opportunity to read to a dog!

This program is intended for children ages 3 - 7. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Free tickets will be available at the children's information desk at 2:15 pm on the day of the program.

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Join real canine friends in the Storytime Theater for a dog-themed storytime followed by positive dog-interaction practice, dog care tips and the opportunity to read to a dog!

This program is intended for children ages 3 - 7. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Free tickets will be available at the children's information desk at 2:15 pm on the day of the program.

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Homework Help Center

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Japanese Storytime

                                                                                   

This Japanese Storytime is scheduled on every Wednesday, 4 to 4:30 pm starting January 10, 2018.  It is designed for children 3 to 5 years old and their grown ups.  It is conducted in Japanese only.   Please come to join us to learn some Japanese, and have some fun.


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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

                                                                                   

This Japanese Storytime is scheduled on every Wednesday, 4 to 4:30 pm starting January 10, 2018.  It is designed for children 3 to 5 years old and their grown ups.  It is conducted in Japanese only.   Please come to join us to learn some Japanese, 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
Hooked on Books: 3rd Grade Book Club

Are you a 3rd grader who likes to read and discuss books? If so, join our monthly book club! Each month we read a selected title and then discuss the book and complete a related activity at the meeting. You must register in advance at the Children's Information Desk. This group meets on the second Wednesday of each month, September through June. Space is limited.

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Are you a 3rd grader who likes to read and discuss books? If so, join our monthly book club! Each month we read a selected title and then discuss the book and complete a related activity at the meeting. You must register in advance at the Children's Information Desk. This group meets on the second Wednesday of each month, September through June. Space is limited.

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Thursday February 15, 2018
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11:30 AM - 12:05 PM
Toddler Storytime

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 24 - 35 months!

These storytime programs consist of 20 minutes of stories, songs, finger plays, rhymes and movement activities! Storytime is followed by 15 minutes of stay 'n' play. Toddler storytime is designed for children who can sit for a longer time but still need to be next to or in the lap of a parent/caregiver. Children and grownups are encouraged to engage and participate.

Join in on the fun every Thursday in the Storytime Theater!

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 24 - 35 months!

These storytime programs consist of 20 minutes of stories, songs, finger plays, rhymes and movement activities! Storytime is followed by 15 minutes of stay 'n' play. Toddler storytime is designed for children who can sit for a longer time but still need to be next to or in the lap of a parent/caregiver. Children and grownups are encouraged to engage and participate.

Join in on the fun every Thursday in the Storytime Theater!

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Mandarin Parenting Class with Dr. Shu-Ling Chen

 
This class is conducted in Mandarin.  It's okay to bring your child with you, toys are provided to keep them busy.

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
This class is conducted in Mandarin.  It's okay to bring your child with you, toys are provided to keep them busy.

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
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1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Preschool Yoga

This Yoga class is scheduled on the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of the month at 1 pm.  It is a 45-minute class for 3 to 5 years old with a caregiver.  Come join us to build a bond between your preschool age kid and you while doing fun yoga poses together.

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


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

This Yoga class is scheduled on the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of the month at 1 pm.  It is a 45-minute class for 3 to 5 years old with a caregiver.  Come join us to build a bond between your preschool age kid and you while doing fun yoga poses together.

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


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Thursday Lapsit for Prewalkers - CANCELLED

Lapsit is designed for babies who are not yet able to walk. It consists of a 20 minute storytime with stories, rhymes, songs, fingerplays and lapjogs or bounces, followed by an informal "Stay and Play" for 20 minutes.

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Lapsit is designed for babies who are not yet able to walk. It consists of a 20 minute storytime with stories, rhymes, songs, fingerplays and lapjogs or bounces, followed by an informal "Stay and Play" for 20 minutes.

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Homework Help Center

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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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
Japanese For Kids

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

Class is held at the Conference A today.

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


 Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

Class is held at the Conference A today.

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


 Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Friday February 16, 2018
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11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
Preschool Storytime

 

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3 - 5 years!

Children and grownups will enjoy stories, songs and fun activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 45 minute programs are designed to improve language, promote early literacy, imagination, and build friendships. Storytime is followed by 15 minutes of stay 'n' play in the Storytime Theater.

 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

LOCATION: Fremont Main Library

 

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3 - 5 years!

Children and grownups will enjoy stories, songs and fun activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 45 minute programs are designed to improve language, promote early literacy, imagination, and build friendships. Storytime is followed by 15 minutes of stay 'n' play in the Storytime Theater.

 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

LOCATION: Fremont Main Library

 
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Afternoon Delights

Dance Your Way to Fitness:

 

Part of our Adults Afternoon Delight Series for Ages 18+

Feb 16th, 

 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Line Dancing with Fitness and Dance Instructor, Mike Quebec

Fremont Main Library

Fukaya Room "A" 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Dance Your Way to Fitness:

 

Part of our Adults Afternoon Delight Series for Ages 18+

Feb 16th, 

 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Line Dancing with Fitness and Dance Instructor, Mike Quebec

Fremont Main Library

Fukaya Room "A" 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Preschool Art with Ms. Chris

  Preschool Art with Ms. Chris!!

  Little friends, join Ms. Chris for fun art activities!!

 Put on your 'making art' clothes and join us every 1st and 3rd Friday of   the month! 

 This FREE  program is for children ages 3 - 5 years old only. 

  Due to space limitations, tickets will be available at the children's information desk at 1:45 pm

 


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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

CONTACT:  Nidya Gonzalez    FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org
LOCATION: Fukaya Room B

  Preschool Art with Ms. Chris!!

  Little friends, join Ms. Chris for fun art activities!!

 Put on your 'making art' clothes and join us every 1st and 3rd Friday of   the month! 

 This FREE  program is for children ages 3 - 5 years old only. 

  Due to space limitations, tickets will be available at the children's information desk at 1:45 pm

 


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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

CONTACT:
  Nidya Gonzalez
  
  FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

LOCATION: Fukaya Room B

 
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Read With Me

Read-With-Me is a  one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 to improve English with a teen volunteer on weekly basis.  

Priorities are given to children performing below grade level.  Registration starts January 1, 2018.  Seats are limited and fill up very quickly so sign up as early as possible.  

To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Read-With-Me is a  one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 to improve English with a teen volunteer on weekly basis.  

Priorities are given to children performing below grade level.  Registration starts January 1, 2018.  Seats are limited and fill up very quickly so sign up as early as possible.  

To register, go to 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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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Projectile X

Fridays, 1/12–3/2, 2018 4:00-5:30 P.M.  For Grades 5-8.

Learn skills essential for a prosperous future in entrepreneurship! 

Topics Covered: Marketing Finance Design Presentation Management Research Analysis And More!

Online registration is required. Registration starts on January 1, 2018 at 1:00 PM at http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents

Please present your ticket and check in 10 minutes before the program 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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Fridays, 1/12–3/2, 2018 4:00-5:30 P.M.  For Grades 5-8.

Learn skills essential for a prosperous future in entrepreneurship! 

Topics Covered: Marketing Finance Design Presentation Management Research Analysis And More!

Online registration is required. Registration starts on January 1, 2018 at 1:00 PM at http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents

Please present your ticket and check in 10 minutes before the program 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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Saturday February 17, 2018
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Community Parent Playgroup

Image result for children playing clipartCommunity Parent Playgroup is an exciting new opportunity for children and families to come together to socialize, play and get to know others in their area. We welcome all Alameda County families with a child, ages 0-5,  who has a developmental delay, disability, special health care need or social-emotional concern. Tactile and sensory toys will be provided while children and families socialize and play at the library. Playgroups are organized by a local community parent working with Family Resource Navigators.

Registration is required and space is limited. 

To register, please sign up at the following link: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0544adaf2aa1fc1-fremont 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Image result for children playing clipartCommunity Parent Playgroup is an exciting new opportunity for children and families to come together to socialize, play and get to know others in their area. We welcome all Alameda County families with a child, ages 0-5,  who has a developmental delay, disability, special health care need or social-emotional concern. Tactile and sensory toys will be provided while children and families socialize and play at the library. Playgroups are organized by a local community parent working with Family Resource Navigators.

Registration is required and space is limited. 

To register, please sign up at the following link: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0544adaf2aa1fc1-fremont 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Teen/Senior Computer & Gadget Help

Teen/Senior Computer & Gadget Help

 If you need help using a new gadget or improving your computer skills, the Library has an ongoing program for one-on-one help. 

Saturdays 10:30-12:30
January 27- March 31
Fremont Main Library, 2nd floor

Help is available for the following topics and more:

♦Smart phones & tablets     ♦Windows 10     ♦Backing up and copying files     ♦Internet browsing and searching    ♦eBooks and eBook readers     ♦Digital Cameras and managing digital photographs

♦Word, Excel & PowerPoint    ♦Facebook and Twitter     ♦MP3 players & digital music

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Teen/Senior Computer & Gadget Help

 If you need help using a new gadget or improving your computer skills, the Library has an ongoing program for one-on-one help. 

Saturdays 10:30-12:30
January 27- March 31
Fremont Main Library, 2nd floor

Help is available for the following topics and more:

♦Smart phones & tablets     ♦Windows 10     ♦Backing up and copying files     ♦Internet browsing and searching    ♦eBooks and eBook readers     ♦Digital Cameras and managing digital photographs

♦Word, Excel & PowerPoint    ♦Facebook and Twitter     ♦MP3 players & digital music

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Guitar Intro/Demo

Everyone is welcome to this free performance! 

 

You will get a great opportunity to listen to guitar playing, plus the presenters' talks about how this became their passion.  Basic info about learning guitar and a possible series of lesson plans are inculded.  Come and give us input on the prospective, free classes if you are interested in learning a new music instrument.


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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Everyone is welcome to this free performance! 

 

You will get a great opportunity to listen to guitar playing, plus the presenters' talks about how this became their passion.  Basic info about learning guitar and a possible series of lesson plans are inculded.  Come and give us input on the prospective, free classes if you are interested in learning a new music instrument.


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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
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1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Free Tax Preparation

FREE TAX PREPARATION AT THE FREMONT MAIN LIBRARY

Saturdays February 3 through April 14, 2018

1:00-4:00 p.m.

Second floor, Fremont Main Library at 2400 Stevenson Blvd., Fremont. 

Walk in only; no appointments.

Earn It! Keep It! Save It!

Tax preparation is provided through the IRS Volunteer Income Tax   Assistance (VITA) program in partnership with the Earn it! Keep it! Save it! Coalition of the United Way Bay Area. Trained volunteers will prepare and file taxes for households earning less than $54,000 in 2017.

Taxpayers should bring:  Photo ID; Social Security card or ITIN for taxpayer, spouse and all dependents; W-2s, 1099s, 1098s, 1095s and any other tax documents received; Voided check for direct deposit; Copy of last year’s tax return, if available. 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

FREE TAX PREPARATION AT THE FREMONT MAIN LIBRARY

Saturdays February 3 through April 14, 2018

1:00-4:00 p.m.

Second floor, Fremont Main Library at 2400 Stevenson Blvd., Fremont. 

Walk in only; no appointments.

Earn It! Keep It! Save It!

Tax preparation is provided through the IRS Volunteer Income Tax   Assistance (VITA) program in partnership with the Earn it! Keep it! Save it! Coalition of the United Way Bay Area. Trained volunteers will prepare and file taxes for households earning less than $54,000 in 2017.

Taxpayers should bring:  Photo ID; Social Security card or ITIN for taxpayer, spouse and all dependents; W-2s, 1099s, 1098s, 1095s and any other tax documents received; Voided check for direct deposit; Copy of last year’s tax return, if available. 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Spanish/English Bilingual Storytime

Venga y comparta la maravilla de la lectura con sus hijos! Come and share the marvel of literature with your children!

Este programa consistira de cuentos, canciones, baile y mucha diversion para toda la familia! This program will consist of stories, songs, dance and lots of fun for the whole family!

Tiempo de cuentos sera de 30 minutos cada primer y tercer sabado del mes. This storytime will be every 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month.

 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

CONTACT:    (510) 745-1421   FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Venga y comparta la maravilla de la lectura con sus hijos! Come and share the marvel of literature with your children!

Este programa consistira de cuentos, canciones, baile y mucha diversion para toda la familia! This program will consist of stories, songs, dance and lots of fun for the whole family!

Tiempo de cuentos sera de 30 minutos cada primer y tercer sabado del mes. This storytime will be every 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month.

 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

CONTACT:
  
  (510) 745.1421 
  FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

 
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1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
ACT Practice Test

 

ACT Practice Test

Limited  Space

  Please reserve by emailing ebuchanan@aclibrary.org  or  calling : Fremont Main Library Information Desk (510) 745-1401



Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

ACT Practice Test

Limited  Space

  Please reserve by emailing ebuchanan@aclibrary.org  or  calling : Fremont Main Library Information Desk (510) 745-1401



Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
2018 Chinese Parenting Class Series #1

A series of Parenting Classes conducted in Mandarin will be offered in 2017.  These classes will be presented by the Director/teachers of the Herald Family Rebuilding Center of the Fremont Family Resouce Center, as well as special guest speakers.

Today's topic is "Emotions 1-2-3".

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

A series of Parenting Classes conducted in Mandarin will be offered in 2017.  These classes will be presented by the Director/teachers of the Herald Family Rebuilding Center of the Fremont Family Resouce Center, as well as special guest speakers.

Today's topic is "Emotions 1-2-3".

 

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
Reading Tutoring for Grades K-12 - REGISTRATION FULL

 

Reading River is a non-profit organization that is dedicated to English reading support for students in Kindergarten to Grade 12. The meetings consist of trained volunteers reading alongside students to improve literacy and boost confidence. For more information visit www.reading-river.org 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 

Reading River is a non-profit organization that is dedicated to English reading support for students in Kindergarten to Grade 12. The meetings consist of trained volunteers reading alongside students to improve literacy and boost confidence. For more information visit www.reading-river.org 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Sunday February 18, 2018
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Sunday Movie

(2016)       PG-13      2 hours 14 min.

Jesse Owens' quest to bcome the greatest track and field

athlete in history thrusts him into the world stage of the

1936 Olympics, where he faces off against Adolf Hitler's

vision of Aryan supremacy. 

* Winner of 6 awards.

LOCATION: Fremont Main Library, Fukaya Room B

(2016)       PG-13      2 hours 14 min.

Jesse Owens' quest to bcome the greatest track and field

athlete in history thrusts him into the world stage of the

1936 Olympics, where he faces off against Adolf Hitler's

vision of Aryan supremacy. 

* Winner of 6 awards.

LOCATION: Fremont Main Library, Fukaya Room B

 
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2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
IDD Movie Club

 

 

This is a free movie screening and discussion group created for children ages 8-12 with IDD's (Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities).  It is held on the 1st and 3rd Sundays of the month.


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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 

 

This is a free movie screening and discussion group created for children ages 8-12 with IDD's (Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities).  It is held on the 1st and 3rd Sundays of the month.


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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Tuesday February 20, 2018
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2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Preschool Storytime

 

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3 - 5 years!

Children and grownups will enjoy stories, songs and fun activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 45 minute programs are designed to improve language, promote early literacy, imagination, and build friendships. Storytime is followed by 15 minutes of stay 'n' play in the Storytime Theater.

 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

LOCATION: Fremont Main Library

 

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3 - 5 years!

Children and grownups will enjoy stories, songs and fun activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 45 minute programs are designed to improve language, promote early literacy, imagination, and build friendships. Storytime is followed by 15 minutes of stay 'n' play in the Storytime Theater.

 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

LOCATION: Fremont Main Library

 
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Homework Help Center

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Robotics Workshop for Kids

Come and learn about robotics, build a mini catapult, and test drive a robot!  For Ages 6-14

Choose from one of these dates-

  • January 16th, 2018     (Registration starts 1/1/18)
  • February 20th, 2018  (Registration starts 2/5/18)
  • March 20th, 2018       (Registration starts 3/5/18)

Online registration is required. Registration starts on January 1, 2018 at 1:00 PM at http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents

Please present your ticket and check in 10 minutes before the program 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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Come and learn about robotics, build a mini catapult, and test drive a robot!  For Ages 6-14

Choose from one of these dates-

  • January 16th, 2018     (Registration starts 1/1/18)
  • February 20th, 2018  (Registration starts 2/5/18)
  • March 20th, 2018       (Registration starts 3/5/18)

Online registration is required. Registration starts on January 1, 2018 at 1:00 PM at http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents

Please present your ticket and check in 10 minutes before the program 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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Wednesday February 21, 2018
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1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
It's Storytime

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Earth Dog Luck Tendency Outlook

FENG SHUI FOR THE YEAR OF THE EARTH DOG

Wednesday, February 21, 2018, 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

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The Year of the Dog of the Chinese zodiac begins on February 16. Feng shui master and author Woody Chan will share insights into the characteristics of the earth dog and what the new year has to offer. Learn feng shui steps for your home and environment.  

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

FENG SHUI FOR THE YEAR OF THE EARTH DOG

Wednesday, February 21, 2018, 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

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The Year of the Dog of the Chinese zodiac begins on February 16. Feng shui master and author Woody Chan will share insights into the characteristics of the earth dog and what the new year has to offer. Learn feng shui steps for your home and environment.  

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Homework Help Center

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Japanese Storytime

                                                                                   

This Japanese Storytime is scheduled on every Wednesday, 4 to 4:30 pm starting January 10, 2018.  It is designed for children 3 to 5 years old and their grown ups.  It is conducted in Japanese only.   Please come to join us to learn some Japanese, and have some fun.


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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

                                                                                   

This Japanese Storytime is scheduled on every Wednesday, 4 to 4:30 pm starting January 10, 2018.  It is designed for children 3 to 5 years old and their grown ups.  It is conducted in Japanese only.   Please come to join us to learn some Japanese, 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
Chinese Calligraphy For Kids - Spring Session

This free Chinese calligraphy class introduces the art of ink-brushes writing to students 8 -12 years old, and is taught by Professor Wang from the Chinese Calligraphy and Painting Learning Center.  Classes will be hold every Wednesday 4-5 pm, starting January 3 through March 28, except for January 10, February 14, and March 14. Consistent attendance is highly recommended.  

Online registration highly recommended. Registration starts on Wednesday, December 20, 2017 at 12:00 PM at http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents, with limited space.

After registration, you need to print out a ticket, and present the ticket and check in 10 minutes before program starts on the first day of the class, or your seat may be cancelled and released to stand-by students waiting at the library.

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

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


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

This free Chinese calligraphy class introduces the art of ink-brushes writing to students 8 -12 years old, and is taught by Professor Wang from the Chinese Calligraphy and Painting Learning Center.  Classes will be hold every Wednesday 4-5 pm, starting January 3 through March 28, except for January 10, February 14, and March 14. Consistent attendance is highly recommended.  

Online registration highly recommended. Registration starts on Wednesday, December 20, 2017 at 12:00 PM at http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents, with limited space.

After registration, you need to print out a ticket, and present the ticket and check in 10 minutes before program starts on the first day of the class, or your seat may be cancelled and released to stand-by students waiting at the library.

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

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


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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5:00 PM - 5:50 PM
Chinese Calligraphy For Adults- Spring Session

Learn the art of Chinese writing with pen brushes with Professor Wang from the Chinese Calligraphy and Painting Learning Center.  Consistent attendance is highly recommended.

 

Online registration starts on Thursday, December 28, 2017 at 11:00 PM  at https://tinyurl.com/y95tnegf.  

 

After registration, present the printed ticket and check in 10 minutes before program starts on the first day of the class or your seat may be released to stand-by students waiting at the library.

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

 

Contact Professor Wang at qiwuwang37@bellsouth.net if you have any questions. 


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Learn the art of Chinese writing with pen brushes with Professor Wang from the Chinese Calligraphy and Painting Learning Center.  Consistent attendance is highly recommended.

 

Online registration starts on Thursday, December 28, 2017 at 11:00 PM  at https://tinyurl.com/y95tnegf.  

 

After registration, present the printed ticket and check in 10 minutes before program starts on the first day of the class or your seat may be released to stand-by students waiting at the library.

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

 

Contact Professor Wang at qiwuwang37@bellsouth.net if you have any questions. 


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Community Meeting on Immigrant & Refugee Rights

Alameda County Supervisors Richard Valle and Scott Haggerty invite you to an Immigration Know Your Rights Training

Rescheduled for March 1st at 6 p.m.

Alameda County continues to stand strong in our commitment to uphold the rights of all members of our community irrespective of immigration status.
We hope to hear from you about what Alameda County can do to become the "Welcoming County" we aspire to be.

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Alameda County Supervisors Richard Valle and Scott Haggerty invite you to an Immigration Know Your Rights Training

Rescheduled for March 1st at 6 p.m.

Alameda County continues to stand strong in our commitment to uphold the rights of all members of our community irrespective of immigration status.
We hope to hear from you about what Alameda County can do to become the "Welcoming County" we aspire to be.

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Thursday February 22, 2018
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11:30 AM - 12:05 PM
Toddler Storytime

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 24 - 35 months!

These storytime programs consist of 20 minutes of stories, songs, finger plays, rhymes and movement activities! Storytime is followed by 15 minutes of stay 'n' play. Toddler storytime is designed for children who can sit for a longer time but still need to be next to or in the lap of a parent/caregiver. Children and grownups are encouraged to engage and participate.

Join in on the fun every Thursday in the Storytime Theater!

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 24 - 35 months!

These storytime programs consist of 20 minutes of stories, songs, finger plays, rhymes and movement activities! Storytime is followed by 15 minutes of stay 'n' play. Toddler storytime is designed for children who can sit for a longer time but still need to be next to or in the lap of a parent/caregiver. Children and grownups are encouraged to engage and participate.

Join in on the fun every Thursday in the Storytime Theater!

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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12:30 PM - 1:15 PM
KinderDance

      

Kinderdance blends a variety of physical skills with educational concepts.  Boost your child's confidence through DANCE by focusing on different dance moves and concepts.

This is a 45 minutes class by a certified Kinderdance teacher, Namrata Dodeja.  Ballet and Dance K Rang will be included.  This special introductory class is for 3 to 5 years old.

Due to the limited space, free tickets are available at 12:15 pm at the Children's Desk.

For more information, contact Namrata Dodeja at (510) 332-4927.  https://www.facebook.com/kinderdance.ca.


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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

      

Kinderdance blends a variety of physical skills with educational concepts.  Boost your child's confidence through DANCE by focusing on different dance moves and concepts.

This is a 45 minutes class by a certified Kinderdance teacher, Namrata Dodeja.  Ballet and Dance K Rang will be included.  This special introductory class is for 3 to 5 years old.

Due to the limited space, free tickets are available at 12:15 pm at the Children's Desk.

For more information, contact Namrata Dodeja at (510) 332-4927.  https://www.facebook.com/kinderdance.ca.


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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Thursday Lapsit for Prewalkers

Lapsit is designed for babies who are not yet able to walk. It consists of a 20 minute storytime with stories, rhymes, songs, fingerplays and lapjogs or bounces, followed by an informal "Stay and Play" for 20 minutes.

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Lapsit is designed for babies who are not yet able to walk. It consists of a 20 minute storytime with stories, rhymes, songs, fingerplays and lapjogs or bounces, followed by an informal "Stay and Play" for 20 minutes.

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Homework Help Center

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Japanese For Kids

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

Class is held at the Conference A today.

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


 Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

Class is held at the Conference A today.

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


 Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Friday February 23, 2018
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11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
Preschool Storytime

 

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3 - 5 years!

Children and grownups will enjoy stories, songs and fun activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 45 minute programs are designed to improve language, promote early literacy, imagination, and build friendships. Storytime is followed by 15 minutes of stay 'n' play in the Storytime Theater.

 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

LOCATION: Fremont Main Library

 

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3 - 5 years!

Children and grownups will enjoy stories, songs and fun activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 45 minute programs are designed to improve language, promote early literacy, imagination, and build friendships. Storytime is followed by 15 minutes of stay 'n' play in the Storytime Theater.

 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

LOCATION: Fremont Main Library

 
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Read With Me

Read-With-Me is a  one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 to improve English with a teen volunteer on weekly basis.  

Priorities are given to children performing below grade level.  Registration starts January 1, 2018.  Seats are limited and fill up very quickly so sign up as early as possible.  

To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Read-With-Me is a  one-on-one reading program designed for children grades 1 to 6 to improve English with a teen volunteer on weekly basis.  

Priorities are given to children performing below grade level.  Registration starts January 1, 2018.  Seats are limited and fill up very quickly so sign up as early as possible.  

To register, go to 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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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Projectile X

Fridays, 1/12–3/2, 2018 4:00-5:30 P.M.  For Grades 5-8.

Learn skills essential for a prosperous future in entrepreneurship! 

Topics Covered: Marketing Finance Design Presentation Management Research Analysis And More!

Online registration is required. Registration starts on January 1, 2018 at 1:00 PM at http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents

Please present your ticket and check in 10 minutes before the program 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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Fridays, 1/12–3/2, 2018 4:00-5:30 P.M.  For Grades 5-8.

Learn skills essential for a prosperous future in entrepreneurship! 

Topics Covered: Marketing Finance Design Presentation Management Research Analysis And More!

Online registration is required. Registration starts on January 1, 2018 at 1:00 PM at http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents

Please present your ticket and check in 10 minutes before the program 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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Saturday February 24, 2018
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10:30 AM - 11:20 AM
Young Engineers: Grades K-3

For grades K-3. 

Sign up your child for a fun program that kids will learn sciency by building Lego models of amusement park rides, racecars, robots, and more!

Online registration is required. Registration starts on February 5, 2018 at 1:00 PM at http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents

The projects in these classes are repeats from previous sessions.  Children who have attended this class before are not recommended to register.

Please present your ticket and check in 10 minutes before the program 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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

For grades K-3. 

Sign up your child for a fun program that kids will learn sciency by building Lego models of amusement park rides, racecars, robots, and more!

Online registration is required. Registration starts on February 5, 2018 at 1:00 PM at http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents

The projects in these classes are repeats from previous sessions.  Children who have attended this class before are not recommended to register.

Please present your ticket and check in 10 minutes before the program 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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Teen/Senior Computer & Gadget Help

Teen/Senior Computer & Gadget Help

 If you need help using a new gadget or improving your computer skills, the Library has an ongoing program for one-on-one help. 

Saturdays 10:30-12:30
January 27- March 31
Fremont Main Library, 2nd floor

Help is available for the following topics and more:

♦Smart phones & tablets     ♦Windows 10     ♦Backing up and copying files     ♦Internet browsing and searching    ♦eBooks and eBook readers     ♦Digital Cameras and managing digital photographs

♦Word, Excel & PowerPoint    ♦Facebook and Twitter     ♦MP3 players & digital music

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Teen/Senior Computer & Gadget Help

 If you need help using a new gadget or improving your computer skills, the Library has an ongoing program for one-on-one help. 

Saturdays 10:30-12:30
January 27- March 31
Fremont Main Library, 2nd floor

Help is available for the following topics and more:

♦Smart phones & tablets     ♦Windows 10     ♦Backing up and copying files     ♦Internet browsing and searching    ♦eBooks and eBook readers     ♦Digital Cameras and managing digital photographs

♦Word, Excel & PowerPoint    ♦Facebook and Twitter     ♦MP3 players & digital music

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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11:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Young Engineers: Robo Bricks (Grades 4-6)

For grades 4-6. 

Robo Bricks enrichment program teaches practical software and mechanical engineering principles such as: algorithm planning, formulation of pseudo code, flow charts, We-Do Programming, loops, multi-threads, sensor applications & calculation commands.

Online registration is required. Registration starts on February 5, 2018 at 1:00 PM at http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents

Please present your ticket and check in 10 minutes before the program 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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

For grades 4-6. 

Robo Bricks enrichment program teaches practical software and mechanical engineering principles such as: algorithm planning, formulation of pseudo code, flow charts, We-Do Programming, loops, multi-threads, sensor applications & calculation commands.

Online registration is required. Registration starts on February 5, 2018 at 1:00 PM at http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents

Please present your ticket and check in 10 minutes before the program 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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Chinese New Year Celebration

 

 

Celebrate the Year of the Dog. The program begins at 1 pm and will feature dance, music, instruments, songs, a kung-fu demonstration and much more. Following the program, around 2 pm, will be crafts for children in the Children's Area and Storytime Theatre. This free event is sponsored by the Citizens for a Better Community, the South Bay Chinese Club, and the Fremont Main Library Children's Department.

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 

Celebrate the Year of the Dog. The program begins at 1 pm and will feature dance, music, instruments, songs, a kung-fu demonstration and much more. Following the program, around 2 pm, will be crafts for children in the Children's Area and Storytime Theatre. This free event is sponsored by the Citizens for a Better Community, the South Bay Chinese Club, and the Fremont Main Library Children's Department.

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Free Tax Preparation

FREE TAX PREPARATION AT THE FREMONT MAIN LIBRARY

Saturdays February 3 through April 14, 2018

1:00-4:00 p.m.

Second floor, Fremont Main Library at 2400 Stevenson Blvd., Fremont. 

Walk in only; no appointments.

Earn It! Keep It! Save It!

Tax preparation is provided through the IRS Volunteer Income Tax   Assistance (VITA) program in partnership with the Earn it! Keep it! Save it! Coalition of the United Way Bay Area. Trained volunteers will prepare and file taxes for households earning less than $54,000 in 2017.

Taxpayers should bring:  Photo ID; Social Security card or ITIN for taxpayer, spouse and all dependents; W-2s, 1099s, 1098s, 1095s and any other tax documents received; Voided check for direct deposit; Copy of last year’s tax return, if available. 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

FREE TAX PREPARATION AT THE FREMONT MAIN LIBRARY

Saturdays February 3 through April 14, 2018

1:00-4:00 p.m.

Second floor, Fremont Main Library at 2400 Stevenson Blvd., Fremont. 

Walk in only; no appointments.

Earn It! Keep It! Save It!

Tax preparation is provided through the IRS Volunteer Income Tax   Assistance (VITA) program in partnership with the Earn it! Keep it! Save it! Coalition of the United Way Bay Area. Trained volunteers will prepare and file taxes for households earning less than $54,000 in 2017.

Taxpayers should bring:  Photo ID; Social Security card or ITIN for taxpayer, spouse and all dependents; W-2s, 1099s, 1098s, 1095s and any other tax documents received; Voided check for direct deposit; Copy of last year’s tax return, if available. 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
CANCELLED - Arttain

 

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Art for Kids!!

 It's Saturday and it's time to give the TV a rest, join us for FREE classes with different crafts each  week!!

 This program is for grades 2 - 6.  All supplies are provided, but you provide the creativity!

 

 Space is limited; please arrive 15 minutes before for tickets at the children's information desk.

 

 

 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

CONTACT:    (510) 745-1421  FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

 

SORRY, CLASS IS CANCELLED  sad

Art for Kids!!

 It's Saturday and it's time to give the TV a rest, join us for FREE classes with different crafts each  week!!

 This program is for grades 2 - 6.  All supplies are provided, but you provide the creativity!

 

 Space is limited; please arrive 15 minutes before for tickets at the children's information desk.

 

 

 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

CONTACT:
  
  (510) 745.1421
  FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Sunday February 25, 2018
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1:30 PM
Sunday 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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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Sunday Movie

(2017)      PG-13     1 hour 58 min.

 

About Thurgood Marshall, the first African-American Supreme

Court Justice, as he battles through one of his career-defining cases. 

*Won the 2017 African-American Film Critics Association (AAFCA) Award.

(2017)      PG-13     1 hour 58 min.

 

About Thurgood Marshall, the first African-American Supreme

Court Justice, as he battles through one of his career-defining cases. 

*Won the 2017 African-American Film Critics Association (AAFCA) Award.

 
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3:00 PM
Young Author Event

Kids and parents are welcome to join us in the Storytime Theater room for a special local young author event!

Local young author Nyla, a second grader at Brookvale Elementary School, will talk about her book of short stories, Tales of the Champs. Come meet Nyla and learn about her writing, how she became a published author, and what she is working on next. 

 

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


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Kids and parents are welcome to join us in the Storytime Theater room for a special local young author event!

Local young author Nyla, a second grader at Brookvale Elementary School, will talk about her book of short stories, Tales of the Champs. Come meet Nyla and learn about her writing, how she became a published author, and what she is working on next. 

 

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


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Monday February 26, 2018 - Monday July 30, 2018
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Basic Computer Skills Lab

Refresh and Update your Basic Computer Skills 

MONDAYS,  1:00 – 3:00 pm

Fremont Main Library – Ask for the new location

You can learn how to:

  • Use a Computer, keyboard, and mouse
  • Set-up your Email for resumes and job seeking
  • Search the Internet, and complete job applications
  • Practice for the citizenship test and improve your English
  • Search the many library Online programs, including high School diploma completion, career search
  • Download EBooks, search and place a hold on a book and much MORE

Volunteer tutors are available to help you improve your basic computer skills. 

The Monday computer lab is open to the public. Please, sign-in at the information desk.

For more information call the Adult Education and Literacy Services at (510) 745-1480 or the Fremont Library information desk (510) 745-1401

 

LOCATION: Fremont Main Library

Refresh and Update your Basic Computer Skills 

MONDAYS,  1:00 – 3:00 pm

Fremont Main Library – Ask for the new location

You can learn how to:

  • Use a Computer, keyboard, and mouse
  • Set-up your Email for resumes and job seeking
  • Search the Internet, and complete job applications
  • Practice for the citizenship test and improve your English
  • Search the many library Online programs, including high School diploma completion, career search
  • Download EBooks, search and place a hold on a book and much MORE

Volunteer tutors are available to help you improve your basic computer skills. 

The Monday computer lab is open to the public. Please, sign-in at the information desk.

For more information call the Adult Education and Literacy Services at (510) 745-1480 or the Fremont Library information desk (510) 745-1401

 

LOCATION: Fremont Main Library

Monday February 26, 2018
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Homework Help Center

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Chinese/English Bilingual Preschool Storytime

 

Share the fun of reading in both English and Mandarin with your children under 5 years old!

Children and grownups will enjoy stories, songs and fun activities together.  This storytime encourages children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning in both English and Mandarin Chineses. This 45 minute program is designed to improve language, promote early literacy, imagination, and build friendships. Storytime is followed by 15 minutes of stay 'n' play in the Storytime Theater.

                                                                                                                 

                                                                                                               

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


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

LOCATION: Fremont Main Library

 

Share the fun of reading in both English and Mandarin with your children under 5 years old!

Children and grownups will enjoy stories, songs and fun activities together.  This storytime encourages children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning in both English and Mandarin Chineses. This 45 minute program is designed to improve language, promote early literacy, imagination, and build friendships. Storytime is followed by 15 minutes of stay 'n' play in the Storytime Theater.

                                                                                                                 

                                                                                                               

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


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

LOCATION: Fremont Main Library

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Yoga For Kids

 

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

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

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

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

 

** Due to limited space, free tickets are available at 3:45 pm at the Children's Desk. 

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

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

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

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

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

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

 

** Due to limited space, free tickets are available at 3:45 pm at the Children's Desk. 

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

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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7:00 PM - 7:45 PM
Family Storytime

Session length: January 22, 2018-March 12, 2018.  No classes on February 12 and 19 (library closed for holidays)
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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Session length: January 22, 2018-March 12, 2018.  No classes on February 12 and 19 (library closed for holidays)
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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Bulbs for Brisk Days

 

LEAF (Local Ecology and Agriculture Fremont) with the Fremont Seed Library

will be presenting a workshop at Fremont Main Library 

 

Monday, February 26th from 7 to 8 pm

Fukaya A Conference Room

 

Bulbs for Brisk Days

Learn all about growing onions and garlic.

                           FREE onion slips and garlic bulbs for all who attend!

 

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

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

 

LOCATION: Fremont Main Library

 

LEAF (Local Ecology and Agriculture Fremont) with the Fremont Seed Library

will be presenting a workshop at Fremont Main Library 

 

Monday, February 26th from 7 to 8 pm

Fukaya A Conference Room

 

Bulbs for Brisk Days

Learn all about growing onions and garlic.

                           FREE onion slips and garlic bulbs for all who attend!

 

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

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

 

LOCATION: Fremont Main Library

Tuesday February 27, 2018
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2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
First 5 Express

 

Bring your little ones and join us for an hour of storytelling, fun activities and free prizes!!

 The First 5 Express is a children's activity center that travels across California to inspire families with children ages 5 and younger to make healthy choices and to understand the importance of a child's earliest years.

 ** A ticket is required to attend. Free tickets will be handed out starting15 minutes prior to the program.

 

 

 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

LOCATION: Fremont Main Library

 

Bring your little ones and join us for an hour of storytelling, fun activities and free prizes!!

 The First 5 Express is a children's activity center that travels across California to inspire families with children ages 5 and younger to make healthy choices and to understand the importance of a child's earliest years.

 ** A ticket is required to attend. Free tickets will be handed out starting15 minutes prior to the program.

 

 

 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

LOCATION: Fremont Main Library

 
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Homework Help Center

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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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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6:30 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
 

Wednesday February 28, 2018
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
CITIZENSHIP PREPARATION

ORIENTATION MEETING ONLY (required to enroll)

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 28

Fremont Main Library - Ask the Information Desk for the room location

 

Learn Civics: History, Government, Improve your English, Prepare for the Naturalization Test.

Eight sessions, once per week for 2.5 hours. Every Wednesday from March 7 - April 25 from 12:00 - 2:30 PM

 

For more information call the Adult Education and Literacy Services (510) 745-1480

LOCATION: Fremont Main Library

ORIENTATION MEETING ONLY (required to enroll)

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 28

Fremont Main Library - Ask the Information Desk for the room location

 

Learn Civics: History, Government, Improve your English, Prepare for the Naturalization Test.

Eight sessions, once per week for 2.5 hours. Every Wednesday from March 7 - April 25 from 12:00 - 2:30 PM

 

For more information call the Adult Education and Literacy Services (510) 745-1480

LOCATION: Fremont Main Library

 
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1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
It's Storytime

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Homework Help Center

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Japanese Storytime

                                                                                   

This Japanese Storytime is scheduled on every Wednesday, 4 to 4:30 pm starting January 10, 2018.  It is designed for children 3 to 5 years old and their grown ups.  It is conducted in Japanese only.   Please come to join us to learn some Japanese, and have some fun.


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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

                                                                                   

This Japanese Storytime is scheduled on every Wednesday, 4 to 4:30 pm starting January 10, 2018.  It is designed for children 3 to 5 years old and their grown ups.  It is conducted in Japanese only.   Please come to join us to learn some Japanese, 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
Chinese Calligraphy For Kids - Spring Session

This free Chinese calligraphy class introduces the art of ink-brushes writing to students 8 -12 years old, and is taught by Professor Wang from the Chinese Calligraphy and Painting Learning Center.  Classes will be hold every Wednesday 4-5 pm, starting January 3 through March 28, except for January 10, February 14, and March 14. Consistent attendance is highly recommended.  

Online registration highly recommended. Registration starts on Wednesday, December 20, 2017 at 12:00 PM at http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents, with limited space.

After registration, you need to print out a ticket, and present the ticket and check in 10 minutes before program starts on the first day of the class, or your seat may be cancelled and released to stand-by students waiting at the library.

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

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


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

This free Chinese calligraphy class introduces the art of ink-brushes writing to students 8 -12 years old, and is taught by Professor Wang from the Chinese Calligraphy and Painting Learning Center.  Classes will be hold every Wednesday 4-5 pm, starting January 3 through March 28, except for January 10, February 14, and March 14. Consistent attendance is highly recommended.  

Online registration highly recommended. Registration starts on Wednesday, December 20, 2017 at 12:00 PM at http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents, with limited space.

After registration, you need to print out a ticket, and present the ticket and check in 10 minutes before program starts on the first day of the class, or your seat may be cancelled and released to stand-by students waiting at the library.

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

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


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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5:00 PM - 5:50 PM
Chinese Calligraphy For Adults- Spring Session

Learn the art of Chinese writing with pen brushes with Professor Wang from the Chinese Calligraphy and Painting Learning Center.  Consistent attendance is highly recommended.

 

Online registration starts on Thursday, December 28, 2017 at 11:00 PM  at https://tinyurl.com/y95tnegf.  

 

After registration, present the printed ticket and check in 10 minutes before program starts on the first day of the class or your seat may be released to stand-by students waiting at the library.

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

 

Contact Professor Wang at qiwuwang37@bellsouth.net if you have any questions. 


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Learn the art of Chinese writing with pen brushes with Professor Wang from the Chinese Calligraphy and Painting Learning Center.  Consistent attendance is highly recommended.

 

Online registration starts on Thursday, December 28, 2017 at 11:00 PM  at https://tinyurl.com/y95tnegf.  

 

After registration, present the printed ticket and check in 10 minutes before program starts on the first day of the class or your seat may be released to stand-by students waiting at the library.

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

 

Contact Professor Wang at qiwuwang37@bellsouth.net if you have any questions. 


Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 


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