Monday June 18, 2018
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12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Food and Fun!

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

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

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CONTACT:  Reference Desk  510-284-0677  

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

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

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CONTACT:
  Reference Desk
  510.284.0677
  

 
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Build It Day

Come build with us!

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

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

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

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

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900
 

LOCATION: Castro Valley

Come build with us!

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

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

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

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

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900
 

LOCATION: Castro Valley

 
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2:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Math Enrichment Classes: 4th Graders

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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3:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Math Enrichment Classes: 5th Graders

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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4:30 PM - 5:20 PM
Math Enrichment Classes: 6th Graders

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Tuesday June 19, 2018
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12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Food and Fun!

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

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

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CONTACT:  Reference Desk  510-284-0677  

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

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

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CONTACT:
  Reference Desk
  510.284.0677
  

 
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1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Coyote Hills Reptile Show

Explore the wonderful world of reptiles. Learn some fun facts about our scaly, cold-blooded friends. Can you smell with your tongue? How about hear with your jaw? Come and meet the snakes that make Coyote Hills Regional park their home. Learn about their unique adaptations and how these slithering reptiles have become part of our folklore.

2 sessions 1:30 pm -- preschool-age 7  2:30pm – age 8-12.  Limited to 18 children for each session.  Tickets will be distributed starting at 1:15 pm at the Reference Desk.

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

CONTACT:  Reference Desk  510-284-0677  

Explore the wonderful world of reptiles. Learn some fun facts about our scaly, cold-blooded friends. Can you smell with your tongue? How about hear with your jaw? Come and meet the snakes that make Coyote Hills Regional park their home. Learn about their unique adaptations and how these slithering reptiles have become part of our folklore.

2 sessions 1:30 pm -- preschool-age 7  2:30pm – age 8-12.  Limited to 18 children for each session.  Tickets will be distributed starting at 1:15 pm at the Reference Desk.

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

CONTACT:
  Reference Desk
  510.284.0677
  

 
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Movie Tuesday - Paddington 2

We can bearly wait for Paddington 2!

Bring popcorn and a friend and join us for this PG-rated family flick featuring beloved bear Paddington, who just cannot help but get into trouble as he adjusts to life in the city!

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

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

LOCATION: Castro Valley

We can bearly wait for Paddington 2!

Bring popcorn and a friend and join us for this PG-rated family flick featuring beloved bear Paddington, who just cannot help but get into trouble as he adjusts to life in the city!

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

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

LOCATION: Castro Valley

 
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2:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Math Enrichment Classes: 4th Graders

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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3:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Math Enrichment Classes: 5th Graders

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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4:30 PM - 5:20 PM
Math Enrichment Classes: 6th Graders

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Pajama Storytime

Join us in the Children's Room for a fun evening storytime featuring books and songs.

Wear your jammies, slippers, or bring your favorite stuffie if you like!

Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions

Join us in the Children's Room for a fun evening storytime featuring books and songs.

Wear your jammies, slippers, or bring your favorite stuffie if you like!

Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions

Wednesday June 20, 2018
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12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Food and Fun!

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

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

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CONTACT:  Reference Desk  510-284-0677  

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

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

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CONTACT:
  Reference Desk
  510.284.0677
  

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Drummm One Beat

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

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


Contact: Reference Desk (510) 608-1172

Location: IRVINGTON BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

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

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


Contact: Reference Desk (510) 608-1172

Location: IRVINGTON BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
The Bubble Lady

Join us for an afternoon of bubble magic with The Bubble Lady!

Prepare to experience bubbles like you’ve never seen! Everything from dancing bubbles, trick bubbles, spaceship bubbles, love bubbles, bubble haircuts, bubble brains, dragon and whale bubbles, universe bubbles and people in bubbles, to name a few.

Find us in the Chabot/Canyon Room.

This family program is suitable for all ages.

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

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

Join us for an afternoon of bubble magic with The Bubble Lady!

Prepare to experience bubbles like you’ve never seen! Everything from dancing bubbles, trick bubbles, spaceship bubbles, love bubbles, bubble haircuts, bubble brains, dragon and whale bubbles, universe bubbles and people in bubbles, to name a few.

Find us in the Chabot/Canyon Room.

This family program is suitable for all ages.

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

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

 
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2:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Math Enrichment Classes: 4th Graders

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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3:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Math Enrichment Classes: 5th Graders

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Andy Zandy Jedi Show

 ANDY ZANDY JEDI SHOW 

Join us in learning the ways of the Force!

The show will include:

  • Age-appropriate Jedi meditation exercises that help kids learn about mindfulness. 
  • A high-energy lightsaber training session, where kids learn real fight choreography and funnel their athleticism toward ultimate good.
  • Magic tricks
  • and much more!

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

LOCATION: San Lorenzo Library

 ANDY ZANDY JEDI SHOW 

Join us in learning the ways of the Force!

The show will include:

  • Age-appropriate Jedi meditation exercises that help kids learn about mindfulness. 
  • A high-energy lightsaber training session, where kids learn real fight choreography and funnel their athleticism toward ultimate good.
  • Magic tricks
  • and much more!

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

LOCATION: San Lorenzo Library

 
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4:30 PM - 5:15 PM
Summer Reading Magic Show

He's silly, he's funny and he'll make you go WOW! Mike Della Penna creates wonder and laughter with family magic performances that are equal parts playful and astonishing.

LOCATION: Albany Library

He's silly, he's funny and he'll make you go WOW! Mike Della Penna creates wonder and laughter with family magic performances that are equal parts playful and astonishing.

LOCATION: Albany Library

 
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4:30 PM - 5:20 PM
Math Enrichment Classes: 6th Graders

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
METTA

 

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

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

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

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

 

 

 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

LOCATION: Fukaya Room B

 

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

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

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

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

 

 

 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

LOCATION: Fukaya Room B

 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Puppet Art Theater

This show is mainly done in the dark, and is appropriate for older children. 

"Using the magic of blacklight, Puppet Art Theater transports the audience deep into an ocean environment where they join Goldilocks the Mermaid under the sea as she looks for adventure and finds nothing but trouble. Fish hooks, crazy clams, silly sea horses, giant octopus, and a family of man-eating sharks! Will Goldilocks escape? Will she stop looking for adventure and go back to school? Find out in “Goldilocks and the Three Sharks.” http://puppetarts.com/live-touring-shows/#goldilocks

Free tickets will be handed out in front of the library at 6 pm the day of the program. All members of your party must be in line to receive a ticket. No exceptions will be made.

 

Contact Dublin Library 925-803-7252

Location: DUBLIN BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

This show is mainly done in the dark, and is appropriate for older children. 

"Using the magic of blacklight, Puppet Art Theater transports the audience deep into an ocean environment where they join Goldilocks the Mermaid under the sea as she looks for adventure and finds nothing but trouble. Fish hooks, crazy clams, silly sea horses, giant octopus, and a family of man-eating sharks! Will Goldilocks escape? Will she stop looking for adventure and go back to school? Find out in “Goldilocks and the Three Sharks.” http://puppetarts.com/live-touring-shows/#goldilocks

Free tickets will be handed out in front of the library at 6 pm the day of the program. All members of your party must be in line to receive a ticket. No exceptions will be made.

 

Contact Dublin Library 925-803-7252

Location: DUBLIN BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

Thursday June 21, 2018
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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Family Storytime

Family Storytime

Join us in the Chabot Room for a fun morning of stories, songs, and more!

This family storytime is perfect for families with children ages 0-6.

No registration necessary, just drop in!

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

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Family Storytime

Join us in the Chabot Room for a fun morning of stories, songs, and more!

This family storytime is perfect for families with children ages 0-6.

No registration necessary, just drop in!

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

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Family Storytime

Family Story Time

 

Join us for a fun-filled family storytime. Laugh along as we read silly stories, sing songs, and discover the joys of reading. Play time afterwards. 

Contact: Sandra (510)248-0678 sstewart@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Family Story Time

 

Join us for a fun-filled family storytime. Laugh along as we read silly stories, sing songs, and discover the joys of reading. Play time afterwards. 

Contact: Sandra (510)248-0678 sstewart@aclibrary.org

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

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

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

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CONTACT:  Reference Desk  510-284-0677  

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

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

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CONTACT:
  Reference Desk
  510.284.0677
  

 
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1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
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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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Game Day

Let's play games!

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

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

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

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

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

LOCATION: Castro Valley

Let's play games!

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

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

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

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

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

LOCATION: Castro Valley

 
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1:15 PM - 2:15 PM
Sulphur Creek: Mammal Menagerie

     

 

What do Coyotes, whales, bats and people have in common? They are all mammals!

Learn all about these amaziing animals!

Presented by Sulphur Creek Nature Center

Good for kids 3-12 years old.

CONTACT:  Wenny Wallace  (510)280-0648  wwallace@aclibrary.org
LOCATION: San Lorenzo Library

     

 

What do Coyotes, whales, bats and people have in common? They are all mammals!

Learn all about these amaziing animals!

Presented by Sulphur Creek Nature Center

Good for kids 3-12 years old.

CONTACT:
  Wenny Wallace
  (510)280.0648
  wwallace@aclibrary.org

LOCATION: San Lorenzo Library

 
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Family Movie: Paddington 2

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

Questions call 510-795-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

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

Questions call 510-795-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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2:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Math Enrichment Classes: 4th Graders

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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3:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Math Enrichment Classes: 5th Graders

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

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.

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.

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


 Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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4:30 PM - 5:20 PM
Math Enrichment Classes: 6th Graders

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Friday June 22, 2018
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10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Family Art Workshop: Make a Super Reader Cape

 

Everyone is a Super Reader! Make a cape and costume to celebrate Summer Reading Game and your adventures as a reader. During this workshop, family members will use fabric and fun materials to make personalized capes, medallions, and masks. All ages. 

Contact: (510) 284-0695

Location: NILES BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 

Everyone is a Super Reader! Make a cape and costume to celebrate Summer Reading Game and your adventures as a reader. During this workshop, family members will use fabric and fun materials to make personalized capes, medallions, and masks. All ages. 

Contact: (510) 284-0695

Location: NILES BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
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2:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Math Enrichment Classes: 4th Graders

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

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

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

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

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

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

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

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

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

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

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

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

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

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Geronimo Day

 Geronimo & Thea are coming to Fremont Main Library! Help us welcome these these litrary superstars by joining us on this exciting day!

 You will have an an opportunity to participate in a game, a craft, and a photo session with Geronimo and Thea. So don't miss out on this event.

 This celebration will take place in the children's area of the library.

 

 

 

 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

LOCATION: Fremont Main Library

 Geronimo & Thea are coming to Fremont Main Library! Help us welcome these these litrary superstars by joining us on this exciting day!

 You will have an an opportunity to participate in a game, a craft, and a photo session with Geronimo and Thea. So don't miss out on this event.

 This celebration will take place in the children's area of the library.

 

 

 

 

 

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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3:00 PM - 5:50 PM
Go The Game

Go is an ancient game of strategy.  

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

All ages and levels are welcome!

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

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

Go is an ancient game of strategy.  

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

All ages and levels are welcome!

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

CONTACT:
  Blaine Wentworth
  
  bwentworth@aclibrary.org

LOCATION: UNION CITY BRANCH

 
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3:15 PM - 4:15 PM
Lego Club

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

 


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

 

 

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

 


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

 

 

 
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3:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Math Enrichment Classes: 5th Graders

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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4:30 PM - 5:20 PM
Math Enrichment Classes: 6th Graders

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Saturday June 23, 2018
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Public Speaking for Grades 4-6

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

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

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

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

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

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

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

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

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

Introduction to Scratch class for ages 7-9. 

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

Please bring a laptop to save your code.

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

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Introduction to Scratch class for ages 7-9. 

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

Please bring a laptop to save your code.

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

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

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

Introduction to Python class for ages 9-14.

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

Please bring a laptop to save your code.

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

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Introduction to Python class for ages 9-14.

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

Please bring a laptop to save your code.

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

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Monday June 25, 2018
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12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Food and Fun!

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

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

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CONTACT:  Reference Desk  510-284-0677  

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

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

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CONTACT:
  Reference Desk
  510.284.0677
  

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

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

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

 

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

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

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

 

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

LOCATION: Union City Library

 
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Build It Day

Come build with us!

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

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

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

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

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900
 

LOCATION: Castro Valley

Come build with us!

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

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

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

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

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900
 

LOCATION: Castro Valley

 
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2:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Math Enrichment Classes: 4th Graders

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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3:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Math Enrichment Classes: 5th Graders

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
GSK Science in the Summer--Science of Space

Presented by Lawrence Hall of Science: invites childeren to see the sky above them. Through active, hands-on activities, students explore the sun's energy, the phases of the moon, human suvival in space, and how reckets overcome Earth's gravity. 

Good for kids 5-12 years old. This is a two-day's event, 3:30-5:30, June 25th AND 26th, two hours each day (Monday AND Tuesday). 

Registration required. contact Wenny Wallace, (510)280-0648, WWallace@aclibrary.org.   

LOCATION: San Lorenzo Library

Presented by Lawrence Hall of Science: invites childeren to see the sky above them. Through active, hands-on activities, students explore the sun's energy, the phases of the moon, human suvival in space, and how reckets overcome Earth's gravity. 

Good for kids 5-12 years old. This is a two-day's event, 3:30-5:30, June 25th AND 26th, two hours each day (Monday AND Tuesday). 

Registration required. contact Wenny Wallace, (510)280-0648, WWallace@aclibrary.org.   

LOCATION: San Lorenzo Library

 
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4:30 PM - 5:20 PM
Math Enrichment Classes: 6th Graders

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Tuesday June 26, 2018
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11:00 AM - 11:45 PM
Magic Dan

Magic Dan returns to the Dublin Library! Magic Dan will wow us with his captivating magical performance  and show us how to put our reading skills to use in our magical end

Free tickets for the program will be handed out in front of the library at 10:30 am the day of the program. All members of your party must be in line to receive a ticket. No exceptions will be made.

 

Contact Dublin Library 925-803-7252

Location: DUBLIN BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

Magic Dan returns to the Dublin Library! Magic Dan will wow us with his captivating magical performance  and show us how to put our reading skills to use in our magical end

Free tickets for the program will be handed out in front of the library at 10:30 am the day of the program. All members of your party must be in line to receive a ticket. No exceptions will be made.

 

Contact Dublin Library 925-803-7252

Location: DUBLIN BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
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12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Food and Fun!

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

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

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CONTACT:  Reference Desk  510-284-0677  

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

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

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CONTACT:
  Reference Desk
  510.284.0677
  

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

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

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

 

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

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

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

 

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

LOCATION: Union City Library

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Drummm One Beat

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

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


Contact:  (510)795-2629 

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

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

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


Contact:  (510)795-2629 

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
 
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Movie Tuesday - Wonder Woman

Let's lasso a great hero with Wonder Woman!

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

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

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

LOCATION: Castro Valley

Let's lasso a great hero with Wonder Woman!

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

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

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

LOCATION: Castro Valley

 
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2:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Math Enrichment Classes: 4th Graders

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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3:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Math Enrichment Classes: 5th Graders

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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4:30 PM - 5:20 PM
Math Enrichment Classes: 6th Graders

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

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

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

Contact Dublin Library 925-803-7252

Location: DUBLIN BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

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

Contact Dublin Library 925-803-7252

Location: DUBLIN BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Read to a Dog

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Pajama Storytime

 

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

Questions call 510-795-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

 

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

Questions call 510-795-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

Wednesday June 27, 2018
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10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Family Art Workshop: Make a Super Reader Cape

 

 

Everyone is a Super Reader! Make a cape and costume to celebrate Summer Reading Game and your adventures as a reader. During this workshop, family members will use fabric and fun materials to make personalized capes, medallions, and masks. All ages. 

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

Contact: Reference Desk (510) 608-1172

Location: IRVINGTON BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 

Everyone is a Super Reader! Make a cape and costume to celebrate Summer Reading Game and your adventures as a reader. During this workshop, family members will use fabric and fun materials to make personalized capes, medallions, and masks. All ages. 

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

Contact: Reference Desk (510) 608-1172

Location: IRVINGTON BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
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12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Food and Fun!

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

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

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CONTACT:  Reference Desk  510-284-0677  

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

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

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CONTACT:
  Reference Desk
  510.284.0677
  

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

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

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

 

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

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

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

 

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

LOCATION: Union City Library

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Bilingual Storytime - Mandarin Chinese

Come and enjoy bilingual Mandarin Chinese Storytime with Ms.Sarah.

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

 

Contact: Reference Desk  (510) 608-1172            

Location: IRVINGTON BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

Come and enjoy bilingual Mandarin Chinese Storytime with Ms.Sarah.

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

 

Contact: Reference Desk  (510) 608-1172            

Location: IRVINGTON BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Kenn Adams' Adventure Theater

Join us for an adventure beneath the sea with Kenn Adams' Adventure Theater!

In this family-friendly improv comedy, audience members make all the sound effects, become the scenery, create the plot, and jump on stage to become the main characters! You won't want to miss this interactive theater adventure.

Find us in the Chabot/Canyon Room.

This family program is suitable for all ages.

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

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

Join us for an adventure beneath the sea with Kenn Adams' Adventure Theater!

In this family-friendly improv comedy, audience members make all the sound effects, become the scenery, create the plot, and jump on stage to become the main characters! You won't want to miss this interactive theater adventure.

Find us in the Chabot/Canyon Room.

This family program is suitable for all ages.

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

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

 
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2:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Math Enrichment Classes: 4th Graders

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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3:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Math Enrichment Classes: 5th Graders

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Lego Club

 

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

 


Contact: Reference Desk  (510) 608-1172  

Location: IRVINGTON BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

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

 


Contact: Reference Desk  (510) 608-1172  

Location: IRVINGTON BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Dave Rocha Jazz For Kids

Join us for an educational jazz performace intended for children of all ages!

Hosted by the Dave Rocha Jazz Trio!

From 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM 

We hope to see you there!

LOCATION: San Lorenzo Library

Join us for an educational jazz performace intended for children of all ages!

Hosted by the Dave Rocha Jazz Trio!

From 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM 

We hope to see you there!

LOCATION: San Lorenzo Library

 
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4:30 PM - 5:20 PM
Math Enrichment Classes: 6th Graders

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
METTA

 

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

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

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

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

 

 

 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

LOCATION: Fukaya Room B

 

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

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

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

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

 

 

 

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

LOCATION: Fukaya Room B

 
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Uncle Jer's Traveling Bee Show

Learn all about the life of worker bees! There will be puppets, a multimedia slide show, honey samples, an observation hive with live bees, and MORE!

LOCATION: Albany Library

Learn all about the life of worker bees! There will be puppets, a multimedia slide show, honey samples, an observation hive with live bees, and MORE!

LOCATION: Albany Library

Thursday June 28, 2018
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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Family Storytime

Family Storytime

Join us in the Chabot Room for a fun morning of stories, songs, and more!

This family storytime is perfect for families with children ages 0-6.

No registration necessary, just drop in!

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

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Family Storytime

Join us in the Chabot Room for a fun morning of stories, songs, and more!

This family storytime is perfect for families with children ages 0-6.

No registration necessary, just drop in!

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

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Family Storytime

Family Story Time

 

Join us for a fun-filled family storytime. Laugh along as we read silly stories, sing songs, and discover the joys of reading. Play time afterwards. 

Contact: Sandra (510)248-0678 sstewart@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

Family Story Time

 

Join us for a fun-filled family storytime. Laugh along as we read silly stories, sing songs, and discover the joys of reading. Play time afterwards. 

Contact: Sandra (510)248-0678 sstewart@aclibrary.org

Location: NEWARK BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Food and Fun!

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

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

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CONTACT:  Reference Desk  510-284-0677  

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

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

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CONTACT:
  Reference Desk
  510.284.0677
  

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

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

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

 

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

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

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

 

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

LOCATION: Union City Library

 
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Game Day

Let's play games!

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

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

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

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

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

LOCATION: Castro Valley

Let's play games!

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

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

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

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

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

LOCATION: Castro Valley

 
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2:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Math Enrichment Classes: 4th Graders

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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3:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Math Enrichment Classes: 5th Graders

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Lego Club

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

 

Questions call 510-795-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

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

 

Questions call 510-795-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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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.

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.

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


 Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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4:30 PM - 5:20 PM
Math Enrichment Classes: 6th Graders

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Friday June 29, 2018
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Puppet Art Theater: The 3 Little Pigs Puppet Show

Three pigs strike out on their own looking to have fun and adventures. But first, they must build houses for themselves. Straw, sticks, bricks, and a huffing and puffing Big Bad Wolf add up to hilarity and mayhem in this adaptation of the classic story, “The Three Little Pigs.”

 

Contact: (510) 284-0695

Location: NILES BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

Three pigs strike out on their own looking to have fun and adventures. But first, they must build houses for themselves. Straw, sticks, bricks, and a huffing and puffing Big Bad Wolf add up to hilarity and mayhem in this adaptation of the classic story, “The Three Little Pigs.”

 

Contact: (510) 284-0695

Location: NILES BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
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2:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Math Enrichment Classes: 4th Graders

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

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

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

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

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

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

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

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

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

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

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

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

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

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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3:00 PM - 5:50 PM
Go The Game

Go is an ancient game of strategy.  

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

All ages and levels are welcome!

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

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

Go is an ancient game of strategy.  

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

All ages and levels are welcome!

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

CONTACT:
  Blaine Wentworth
  
  bwentworth@aclibrary.org

LOCATION: UNION CITY BRANCH

 
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3:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Math Enrichment Classes: 5th Graders

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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4:30 PM - 5:20 PM
Math Enrichment Classes: 6th Graders

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Summer Math Enrichment classes for incoming 4th-6th graders.  Learn early and be prepared!

4th graders: 2:30-3:20 PM

5th graders: 3:30-4:20 PM

6th graders: 4:30-5:20 PM

Limited to 15 seats.  Online registration is required and starts May 7, 2018 at 1 PM.  To register, go to http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Saturday June 30, 2018
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Origami

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

This program is for ages 9 and up. 

Contact: 510-795-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

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

This program is for ages 9 and up. 

Contact: 510-795-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

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

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

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

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

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

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

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

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

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

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

Introduction to Scratch class for ages 7-9. 

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

Please bring a laptop to save your code.

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

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Introduction to Scratch class for ages 7-9. 

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

Please bring a laptop to save your code.

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

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

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

Introduction to Python class for ages 9-14.

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

Please bring a laptop to save your code.

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

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Introduction to Python class for ages 9-14.

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

Please bring a laptop to save your code.

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

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
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3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Kid Power Make Up Orientation

Kid Power Make-Up Orientation

Are you going into 6th, 7th, or 8th grade next fall? Sign up to be a Kid Power Volunteer this summer at the Castro Valley Library!

The Kid Power program is a good way for you to serve the public and to fulfill volunteering hours for school.  At the same time you will develop work skills and experience. A Kid Power Volunteer’s primary duty is to help kids play the Summer Reading Game.  Volunteers may also help with special programs and perform other duties as time and interest allow. Volunteers who complete 8 hours will receive a reward at the end of the summer!

This make-up session is required if you would like to be a Kid Power volunteer but have not yet attended an orientation:

Saturday, June 2nd, 3:30-4:00

At these orientations, volunteers will learn the rules of the Summer Reading Game, volunteering expectations, and hand in their complete Kid Power forms.

Registration required. Visit the children's desk at the Castro Valley Library to register, or call for more information. Be sure to pick up your Kid Power application packet when you register - it must be handed in with a parent's signature at orientation!

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Kid Power Make-Up Orientation

Are you going into 6th, 7th, or 8th grade next fall? Sign up to be a Kid Power Volunteer this summer at the Castro Valley Library!

The Kid Power program is a good way for you to serve the public and to fulfill volunteering hours for school.  At the same time you will develop work skills and experience. A Kid Power Volunteer’s primary duty is to help kids play the Summer Reading Game.  Volunteers may also help with special programs and perform other duties as time and interest allow. Volunteers who complete 8 hours will receive a reward at the end of the summer!

This make-up session is required if you would like to be a Kid Power volunteer but have not yet attended an orientation:

Saturday, June 2nd, 3:30-4:00

At these orientations, volunteers will learn the rules of the Summer Reading Game, volunteering expectations, and hand in their complete Kid Power forms.

Registration required. Visit the children's desk at the Castro Valley Library to register, or call for more information. Be sure to pick up your Kid Power application packet when you register - it must be handed in with a parent's signature at orientation!

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

Monday July 2, 2018
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12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Food and Fun!

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

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

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CONTACT:  Reference Desk  510-284-0677  

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

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

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CONTACT:
  Reference Desk
  510.284.0677
  

 
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1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
GPA Enrichment for 6th Grade

For 6th Grade

Summer enrichment classes for students going into 6th grade. This tutoring course focuses on the science, math, and English skills needed to be successful students during the upcoming school year. For more information about the program visit: gpa-enrichment.weebly.com 

The 6th-grade session is from 1:00-2:30 pm on the following dates:

Monday, July 2, Tuesday, July 3, Friday, July 6, Monday, July 9, Wednesday, July 11, & Friday, July 13.

Space is limited and registration is necessary. Online registration begins on Monday, May 7 at 1:00 pm at http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents  

For further assistance, ask at the Children's Information Desk.

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

For 6th Grade

Summer enrichment classes for students going into 6th grade. This tutoring course focuses on the science, math, and English skills needed to be successful students during the upcoming school year. For more information about the program visit: gpa-enrichment.weebly.com 

The 6th-grade session is from 1:00-2:30 pm on the following dates:

Monday, July 2, Tuesday, July 3, Friday, July 6, Monday, July 9, Wednesday, July 11, & Friday, July 13.

Space is limited and registration is necessary. Online registration begins on Monday, May 7 at 1:00 pm at http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents  

For further assistance, ask at the Children's Information Desk.

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Build It Day

Come build with us!

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

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

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

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

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900
 

LOCATION: Castro Valley

Come build with us!

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

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

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

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

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900
 

LOCATION: Castro Valley

 
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1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
The Code Matrix

For grades 5-8. 

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

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

Please bring a laptop if possible.

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

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

For grades 5-8. 

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

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

Please bring a laptop if possible.

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

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 
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3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
GPA Enrichment for 7th Grade

For 7th Grade

Summer enrichment classes for students going into 7th grade. This tutoring course focuses on the science, math, and English skills needed to be successful students during the upcoming school year. For more information about the program visit: gpa-enrichment.weebly.com 

The 7th-grade session is from 3:00-4:30 pm on the following dates:

Monday, July 2, Tuesday, July 3, Friday, July 6, Monday, July 9, Wednesday, July 11, & Friday, July 13.

Space is limited and registration is necessary. Online registration begins on Monday, May 7 at 1:00 pm at http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents  

For further assistance, ask at the Children's Information Desk.

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

For 7th Grade

Summer enrichment classes for students going into 7th grade. This tutoring course focuses on the science, math, and English skills needed to be successful students during the upcoming school year. For more information about the program visit: gpa-enrichment.weebly.com 

The 7th-grade session is from 3:00-4:30 pm on the following dates:

Monday, July 2, Tuesday, July 3, Friday, July 6, Monday, July 9, Wednesday, July 11, & Friday, July 13.

Space is limited and registration is necessary. Online registration begins on Monday, May 7 at 1:00 pm at http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents  

For further assistance, ask at the Children's Information Desk.

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Paws to Read


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

Registration is required.

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

Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 


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

Registration is required.

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

Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Family movie: Finding Dory

 

Dory searches for her long-lost parents with the help of her pals Nemo and Martin.  She eventually heads to California, evading predators along the way as she hopes to find a place to call home.  (Rated PG - 103 minutes)

Due to limited seating, a ticket is required to attend.  Free tickets are handed out starting 15 minutes before the show time.

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 

Dory searches for her long-lost parents with the help of her pals Nemo and Martin.  She eventually heads to California, evading predators along the way as she hopes to find a place to call home.  (Rated PG - 103 minutes)

Due to limited seating, a ticket is required to attend.  Free tickets are handed out starting 15 minutes before the show time.

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

Tuesday July 3, 2018
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11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Scholastic's Summer Reading Road Trip

The Scholastic Bus is taking a road trip this summer,touring the country and connecting young readers with books they're sure to love! The Scholastic Bus will be at the Dublin Library (courtesy of Towne Center Books in Pleasanton) on Tuesday, July 3rd from 11 am - 1 pm. There will be craft activities, visits from authors, meet-and-greets with some of your favorite book characters, and more! This is a free event for readers of all ages.

 

Contact Dublin Library 925-803-7252


Location: DUBLIN BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

The Scholastic Bus is taking a road trip this summer,touring the country and connecting young readers with books they're sure to love! The Scholastic Bus will be at the Dublin Library (courtesy of Towne Center Books in Pleasanton) on Tuesday, July 3rd from 11 am - 1 pm. There will be craft activities, visits from authors, meet-and-greets with some of your favorite book characters, and more! This is a free event for readers of all ages.

 

Contact Dublin Library 925-803-7252


Location: DUBLIN BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
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12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Food and Fun!

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

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

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CONTACT:  Reference Desk  510-284-0677  

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

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

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CONTACT:
  Reference Desk
  510.284.0677
  

 
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1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
GPA Enrichment for 6th Grade

For 6th Grade

Summer enrichment classes for students going into 6th grade. This tutoring course focuses on the science, math, and English skills needed to be successful students during the upcoming school year. For more information about the program visit: gpa-enrichment.weebly.com 

The 6th-grade session is from 1:00-2:30 pm on the following dates:

Monday, July 2, Tuesday, July 3, Friday, July 6, Monday, July 9, Wednesday, July 11, & Friday, July 13.

Space is limited and registration is necessary. Online registration begins on Monday, May 7 at 1:00 pm at http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents  

For further assistance, ask at the Children's Information Desk.

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

For 6th Grade

Summer enrichment classes for students going into 6th grade. This tutoring course focuses on the science, math, and English skills needed to be successful students during the upcoming school year. For more information about the program visit: gpa-enrichment.weebly.com 

The 6th-grade session is from 1:00-2:30 pm on the following dates:

Monday, July 2, Tuesday, July 3, Friday, July 6, Monday, July 9, Wednesday, July 11, & Friday, July 13.

Space is limited and registration is necessary. Online registration begins on Monday, May 7 at 1:00 pm at http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents  

For further assistance, ask at the Children's Information Desk.

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Gadgets and Gizmos

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

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

Questions call 510-795-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

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

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

Questions call 510-795-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Movie Tuesday - Ferdinand

Join us for a movie on Tuesdays this summer!

Grab this summer by the horns and check out the animated adventures of Ferdinand with us! Bring popcorn and a friend to enjoy a movie.

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

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

LOCATION: Castro Valley

Join us for a movie on Tuesdays this summer!

Grab this summer by the horns and check out the animated adventures of Ferdinand with us! Bring popcorn and a friend to enjoy a movie.

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

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

LOCATION: Castro Valley

 
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3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
GPA Enrichment for 7th Grade

For 7th Grade

Summer enrichment classes for students going into 7th grade. This tutoring course focuses on the science, math, and English skills needed to be successful students during the upcoming school year. For more information about the program visit: gpa-enrichment.weebly.com 

The 7th-grade session is from 3:00-4:30 pm on the following dates:

Monday, July 2, Tuesday, July 3, Friday, July 6, Monday, July 9, Wednesday, July 11, & Friday, July 13.

Space is limited and registration is necessary. Online registration begins on Monday, May 7 at 1:00 pm at http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents  

For further assistance, ask at the Children's Information Desk.

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

For 7th Grade

Summer enrichment classes for students going into 7th grade. This tutoring course focuses on the science, math, and English skills needed to be successful students during the upcoming school year. For more information about the program visit: gpa-enrichment.weebly.com 

The 7th-grade session is from 3:00-4:30 pm on the following dates:

Monday, July 2, Tuesday, July 3, Friday, July 6, Monday, July 9, Wednesday, July 11, & Friday, July 13.

Space is limited and registration is necessary. Online registration begins on Monday, May 7 at 1:00 pm at http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents  

For further assistance, ask at the Children's Information Desk.

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
NorCal Bats!

LOCATION: Albany Library
 
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7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Pajama Storytime

Join us in the Children's Room for a fun evening storytime featuring books and songs.

Wear your jammies, slippers, or bring your favorite stuffie if you like!

Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions

Join us in the Children's Room for a fun evening storytime featuring books and songs.

Wear your jammies, slippers, or bring your favorite stuffie if you like!

Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

Location: CASTRO VALLEY BRANCH - Get Directions

Thursday July 5, 2018
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12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Food and Fun!

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

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

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CONTACT:  Reference Desk  510-284-0677  

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

Location: Newark Library Get Directions

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CONTACT:
  Reference Desk
  510.284.0677
  

 
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Game Day

Let's play games!

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

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

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

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

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

LOCATION: Castro Valley

Let's play games!

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

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

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

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

Contact: Castro Valley Library (510) 667-7900

LOCATION: Castro Valley

 
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Board Games for all

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Drop in the library and challenge your friends to board games! Lots of board games to choose from, provided by the library. 

Questions call 510-795-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE BRANCH - Get Directions

 

 

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Drop in the library and challenge your friends to board games! Lots of board games to choose from, provided by the library. 

Questions call 510-795-2629

Location: CENTERVILLE 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
Science Explorers! - DNA and Chromosomes

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

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

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

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

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

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

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

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

Friday July 6, 2018
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Board Games for all

Image result for board gamesDrop in to the library to challenge your friends to board games! Lots of board games to choose from, provided by the library. 

This program is for all ages.

 

Contact: (510) 284-0695

Location: NILES BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

Image result for board gamesDrop in to the library to challenge your friends to board games! Lots of board games to choose from, provided by the library. 

This program is for all ages.

 

Contact: (510) 284-0695

Location: NILES BRANCH - Get Directions
 

 

 

 
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1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
GPA Enrichment for 6th Grade

For 6th Grade

Summer enrichment classes for students going into 6th grade. This tutoring course focuses on the science, math, and English skills needed to be successful students during the upcoming school year. For more information about the program visit: gpa-enrichment.weebly.com 

The 6th-grade session is from 1:00-2:30 pm on the following dates:

Monday, July 2, Tuesday, July 3, Friday, July 6, Monday, July 9, Wednesday, July 11, & Friday, July 13.

Space is limited and registration is necessary. Online registration begins on Monday, May 7 at 1:00 pm at http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents  

For further assistance, ask at the Children's Information Desk.

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

For 6th Grade

Summer enrichment classes for students going into 6th grade. This tutoring course focuses on the science, math, and English skills needed to be successful students during the upcoming school year. For more information about the program visit: gpa-enrichment.weebly.com 

The 6th-grade session is from 1:00-2:30 pm on the following dates:

Monday, July 2, Tuesday, July 3, Friday, July 6, Monday, July 9, Wednesday, July 11, & Friday, July 13.

Space is limited and registration is necessary. Online registration begins on Monday, May 7 at 1:00 pm at http://tinyurl.com/FRMKidsEvents  

For further assistance, ask at the Children's Information Desk.

 

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 
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1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
The Code Matrix

For grades 5-8. 

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

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

Please bring a laptop if possible.

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

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

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

Location: FREMONT BRANCH - Get Directions

 

For grades 5-8. 

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

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

Please bring a laptop if possible.

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

To register, go to