Virtual Aquarium: Sharks | SJPL Virtual

Virtual Aquarium: Sharks at San Jose Public Library

Join us and the Mystic Aquarium for this informative and interactive program. An aquarium staff member will be talking about Sharks. Sharks are in trouble.

Of the roughly 375 shark species, 66 are threatened or endangered, mostly due to overhunting and the effects of pollution. In this class, students will learn about the fascinating shark species, the challenges they must overcome for survival, and the conservation efforts underway to protect them. Smaller sized shark species will be shown live in this program.

To request an accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act for library-sponsored events, please call 408-808-2000 at least three business days prior to the event. This program was paid for with the generous support of the Friends of the Santa Teresa Branch Library.

Audience: Kids, ages 5-10, Pre-Teens, ages 10-12, Teens, ages 12-18
This is part of a series.


  • This event is online. Review the event description and requirements in advance.
  • For those under 18 years of age who may be joining, we recommend that a parent/legal guardian be with you during the meeting.
  • To find the link for Online/Virtual events, visit the SJPL website. Enter the date of the event in the Calendar or Virtual Aquarium: Sharks in the Search Box.

Virtual Aquarium: Penguins Up Close | SJPL | Online

Virtual Aquarium: Penguins Up Close at San Jose Public Library
Join us and the Mystic Aquarium for this informative and interactive program. An aquarium staff member will be talking about Penguins.

Penguins Up Close – Broadcasting directly from Mystic Aquarium’s Roger Tory Peterson Penguin Pavilion, students will not only learn about these amazing endangered species but also meet an African penguin up close and personal!

Recommended for ages 5 and up. This program is generously funded by the Friends of the Joyce Ellington Branch Library.

To request an accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act for library-sponsored events, please call 408-808-2000 at least three business days prior to the event.

Audience: Kids, ages 5-10, Pre-Teens, ages 10-12, Teens, ages 12-18
This is part of a series.


  • This event is online. Review the event description and requirements in advance.
  • For those under 18 years of age who may be joining, we recommend that a parent/legal guardian be with you during the meeting.
  • To find the link for Online/Virtual events, visit the SJPL website. Enter the date of the event in the Calendar or Virtual Aquarium: Penguins Up Close in the Search Box.

Virtual Aquarium: Coral Reefs | SJPL | Online

Virtual Aquarium: Coral Reefs at San Jose Public Library

Join us and the Mystic Aquarium for this informative and interactive program. An aquarium staff member will be talking about Coral Reef Communities and share a live showing of those at the aquarium.

Attendees will explore a fascinating community found beneath the waves! They will enjoy participating in an interactive presentation to discover how many sea creatures work together to be terrific neighbors, while others have interesting adaptations keeping them at the top of the food chain.

Recommended for ages 5 and up. This program was paid for with the generous support of the Friends of the Berryessa Branch Library.

To request an accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act for library-sponsored events, please call 408-808-2000 at least three business days prior to the event.
Audience: Kids, ages 5-10, Pre-Teens, ages 10-12, Teens, ages 12-18

This is part of a series.


  • This event is online. Review the event description and requirements in advance.
  • For those under 18 years of age who may be joining, we recommend that a parent/legal guardian be with you during the meeting.
  • To find the link for Online/Virtual events, visit the SJPL website. Enter the date of the event in the Calendar or Virtual Aquarium: Coral Reefs in the Search Box.

Virtual Aquarium: Amazing Amphibians | SJPL Virtual

Virtual Aquarium: Amazing Amphibians at San Jose Public Library

A animal care staff member will be talking about amazing Amphibians.

Join us and the Mystic Aquarium for this informative and interactive program. Hosted by the Calabazas Branch Library.

This interactive program offers a creative way for your students to gather evidence about the many amazing adaptations that amphibians have to survive and the challenges they face.

Participants will collaborate to discover the answers to questions and visit the Aquarium’s Frogs exhibit to learn more about amphibians and the roles they play in our ecosystems.

Recommended for ages 5 and up. To request an accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act for library-sponsored events, please call 408-808-2000 at least three business days prior to the event.

Audience: Kids, ages 5-10, Pre-Teens, ages 10-12, Teens, ages 12-18
This is part of a series.


  • This event is online. Review the event description and requirements in advance.
  • For those under 18 years of age who may be joining, we recommend that a parent/legal guardian be with you during the meeting.
  • To find the link for Online/Virtual events, visit the SJPL website. Enter the date of the event in the Calendar or Virtual Aquarium: Amazing Amphibians in the Search Box.

Virtual Aquarium: Aquarium Tour | SJPL Virtual

Virtual Aquarium: Aquarium Tour at San Jose Public Library

Join us and the Mystic Aquarium for this informative and interactive program. A animal care staff member will give you a live virtual aquarium tour. From whales to penguins and sharks to reptiles, they’ll broadcast their exhibits right into your space!

Recommended for ages 5 and up. This program was paid for with the generous support of the Biblioteca Branch Library.

To request an accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act for library-sponsored events, please call 408-808-2000 at least three business days prior to the event.
Audience: Kids, ages 5-10, Pre-Teens, ages 10-12, Teens, ages 12-18

This is part of a series.


  • This event is online. Review the event description and requirements in advance.
  • For those under 18 years of age who may be joining, we recommend that a parent/legal guardian be with you during the meeting.
  • To find the link for Online/Virtual events, visit the SJPL website. Enter the date of the event in the Calendar or Virtual Aquarium: Aquarium Tour in the Search Box.