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Explore Shape with CDM | SJPL Virtual

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

Explore Shape with Virtual Children’s Discovery Museum at SJPL Join us for scavenger hunt in the Museum to find an element of art. Create a unique artwork exploring the element that you found. Photos or videos taken in the Museum will be shared via Share Screen feature in Zoom to display them to attendees. Learn … Continue reading "Explore Shape with CDM | SJPL Virtual"

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Math Olympiad Club | SJPL Virtual

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

VIRTUAL Math Olympiad Club Prepare for the most prestigious math competition, or get better at mathematics! Children ages 8-11 will learn how to solve difficult math problems that prepare them for math competitions in middle school. Through guided instruction and practice using real competition math problems, participants will learn how to break down problems and … Continue reading "Math Olympiad Club | SJPL Virtual"

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Fundamentals of Quality Analysis | SJPL Virtual

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

Fundamentals of Quality Analysis (Virtual) Quality analysis is a way of preventing mistakes and defects in manufactured products and avoiding problems when delivering products, software or services to end users. During this course you will gain valuable productivity skills & become more efficient will evaluating content and products you have created before it is introduced … Continue reading "Fundamentals of Quality Analysis | SJPL Virtual"

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Teens Reach Meeting – District 3 | SJPL | Online

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

Virtual District 3 Teens Reach Meeting Join us for our first District 3 Joint Teens Reach Meeting! SJPL libraries in District 3 include Dr. Martin Luther Library, Jr. Library and East San José Carnegie, Biblioteca Latinoamericana, and Joyce Ellington branches. We're inviting Teens Reach volunteers, as well as other interested teens from any of these … Continue reading "Teens Reach Meeting – District 3 | SJPL | Online"

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Virtual Aquarium: Amazing Amphibians | SJPL Virtual

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

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 … Continue reading "Virtual Aquarium: Amazing Amphibians | SJPL Virtual"

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Mandarin Language & Culture Class | SJPL | Online

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

Virtual Mandarin Language & Culture Class An intermediate level class offered in Simplified Mandarin Chinese. This class is intended for school-age children. Students will also learn aspects of traditional Chinese culture. The class will take place on Zoom. To request an accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act for library-sponsored events, please call 408-808-2000 at … Continue reading "Mandarin Language & Culture Class | SJPL | Online"

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Reading to Children in Chinese | SJPL Virtual

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

(Virtual) Reading to Children in Chinese at San Jose Library Join us for Thursdays at 4 PM for reading to children program in Chinese. 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, Young Children, … Continue reading "Reading to Children in Chinese | SJPL Virtual"

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Kids During COVID with “My Yellow Balloon” Author | SJPL Virtual

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

Kids During COVID with "My Yellow Balloon" Author (Virtual) at San Jose Public Library This is the session kids need right now. Come be inspired and learn tools as a family that will help foster connection. My Yellow Balloon is loved by kids of all ages and is highly lauded as a guide for grief … Continue reading "Kids During COVID with “My Yellow Balloon” Author | SJPL Virtual"

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Teens Reach Meeting | SJPL Virtual

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

Virtual* Teens Reach Meeting at San Jose Public Library In this month's Teens Reach Meeting, we will discuss the Virtual Volunteering Opportunities at the 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: Teens, ages 12-18 Source … Continue reading "Teens Reach Meeting | SJPL Virtual"

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3rd Thursday w/Poetry Center San Jose | SJPL | Online

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

Third Thursdays is a monthly Poetry program in partnership with Poetry Center San Jose. This month - POETRY CENTER SAN JOSE PRESENTS: Featured Poet: (TBD) Open mic to follow. Poetry Center San Jose's mission is to nurture and promote diverse literary expression in our community as a means of exploring, defining, and enriching the human … Continue reading "3rd Thursday w/Poetry Center San Jose | SJPL | Online"

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Teens Reach Meeting: Edenvale & Santa Teresa | SJPL | Online

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

Virtual Edenvale & Santa Teresa Teens Reach Meeting Edenvale & Santa Teresa Teens Reach Virtual Meet Up Plans Virtual Teen Volunteer Opportunities SJPL Teen Programs Zoom Games & Activities Guest Speakers Pre-Registration is required to receive a link and password to this program. The deadline to sign-up is 3:00 PM on the 3rd Friday of … Continue reading "Teens Reach Meeting: Edenvale & Santa Teresa | SJPL | Online"

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Yoga for Teens | SJPL | Online

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

Virtual Yoga for Teens Ages 12-18 Local south bay teens are welcome to join a new online yoga program courtesy of the SJPL and its Edenvale Branch Library. This program will feature healthy yoga stretching and poses taught by a certified volunteer yoga instructor. Each session will aim to strengthen and promote flexibility in the … Continue reading "Yoga for Teens | SJPL | Online"

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Zumba for Teens | SJPL Virtual

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

Virtual Zumba for Teens Join certified Zumba instructor Sharon Jackson for this beginning level class of Zumba for Teens Regular workout clothing. Tennis shoes. No bare feet. Preferable to have solid flooring. Attendees will be required to fill out the instructor’s Waiver form before attending the program. These are strictly for legal purposes, and will … Continue reading "Zumba for Teens | SJPL Virtual"

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Teens Reach Meeting West Valley Lib | SJPL | Online

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

Learn about volunteering with the library!  Get involved, earn volunteer hours, and be a leader in the library. To join Teens Reach, you must be 13-18 years of age, have a strong interest in the library, enjoy working with people of all ages and cultures, be reliable and communicative, and be willing to learn new skills. … Continue reading "Teens Reach Meeting West Valley Lib | SJPL | Online"

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Practice Your English Speaking Skills (ELL) Conversation Club | SJPL | Online

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

Join us to practice, build, and strengthen your English speaking skills. This is a welcoming and respectful environment for teen/adult learners of English. Club meetings occur weekly with an online trained facilitator. Our dedicated, amazing, and experienced volunteer, Patricia, will lead classes on Saturdays from 11:00am - 12:00pm. This program is presented by the Hillview … Continue reading "Practice Your English Speaking Skills (ELL) Conversation Club | SJPL | Online"

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Bike Mobile: Bike Locking & Theft Prevention | SJPL | Online

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

Join us for an informative session on Bike Locking & Theft Prevention. You will learn how to defeat bike thieves by avoiding 3 common mistakes that can result in a stolen bike. We will also discuss various types of bike locks and their strength and weaknesses. An intermediate lesson. Bike ownership is recommended, but not … Continue reading "Bike Mobile: Bike Locking & Theft Prevention | SJPL | Online"

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Labor Market Information: Find Your Next Job | SJPL Virtual

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

*Virtual* Labor Market Information: Find Your Next Job This workshop will provide job seekers the basics of how to effectively use Labor Market Information (LMI) as an essential tool to make informed, accurate decisions on how to get a job, improve their skills or enhance their careers. Presented by California Employment Development Department and SJPL … Continue reading "Labor Market Information: Find Your Next Job | SJPL Virtual"

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Virtual Resume Review | SJPL Virtual

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

*Virtual* Resume Review Have your resume reviewed by a SJPL Works Business & Career Librarian. The resume review will be a 15 minute one-on-one meeting, during which the Librarian will identify what needs to be improved and can help organize your information. Please have your resume and job description prepared to share over Zoom. Registration … Continue reading "Virtual Resume Review | SJPL Virtual"

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Math Olympiad Club | SJPL Virtual

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

VIRTUAL Math Olympiad Club Prepare for the most prestigious math competition, or get better at mathematics! Children ages 8-11 will learn how to solve difficult math problems that prepare them for math competitions in middle school. Through guided instruction and practice using real competition math problems, participants will learn how to break down problems and … Continue reading "Math Olympiad Club | SJPL Virtual"

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Fundamentals of Quality Analysis | SJPL Virtual

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

Fundamentals of Quality Analysis (Virtual) Quality analysis is a way of preventing mistakes and defects in manufactured products and avoiding problems when delivering products, software or services to end users. During this course you will gain valuable productivity skills & become more efficient will evaluating content and products you have created before it is introduced … Continue reading "Fundamentals of Quality Analysis | SJPL Virtual"

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Info Night for Inclusive Summer Social Club | SJPL Virtual

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

Virtual: Info Night for Inclusive Summer Social Club Join us for an information night about the launch of SJPL's Inclusive Social Club! For Summer 2021 SJPL librarians and local teen volunteers have teamed up with a representative from the Best Buddies organization to plan a series of fun activities for teens of all abilities to … Continue reading "Info Night for Inclusive Summer Social Club | SJPL Virtual"

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Mandarin Language & Culture Class | SJPL | Online

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

Virtual Mandarin Language & Culture Class An intermediate level class offered in Simplified Mandarin Chinese. This class is intended for school-age children. Students will also learn aspects of traditional Chinese culture. The class will take place on Zoom. To request an accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act for library-sponsored events, please call 408-808-2000 at … Continue reading "Mandarin Language & Culture Class | SJPL | Online"

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Math Tutoring:Homework Help | SJPL | Online

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

Help kids doing their Math homework and enhance important math concepts. The program is for students from K-8 grades every Wednesday. Please email sonia.chen@sjlibrary.org about your kid's name and grade. We will assign a tutor for your kid. Audience: Kids, ages 5-10,Pre-Teens, ages 10-12   Admin This event is online. Review the event description and requirements … Continue reading "Math Tutoring:Homework Help | SJPL | Online"

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Reading to Children in Chinese | SJPL Virtual

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

(Virtual) Reading to Children in Chinese at San Jose Library Join us for Thursdays at 4 PM for reading to children program in Chinese. 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, Young Children, … Continue reading "Reading to Children in Chinese | SJPL Virtual"

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Teens Reach Orientation | SJPL | Online

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

To volunteer at the Almaden Branch Library, teens can attend a virtual Teens Reach orientation to learn how to manage their volunteer account through our volunteer management software, My Volunteer. Teens will also receive a virtual tour of the building and an explanation of expectations for teens working at the library. For more information go … Continue reading "Teens Reach Orientation | SJPL | Online"

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Yoga for Teens | SJPL | Online

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

Virtual Yoga for Teens Ages 12-18 Local south bay teens are welcome to join a new online yoga program courtesy of the SJPL and its Edenvale Branch Library. This program will feature healthy yoga stretching and poses taught by a certified volunteer yoga instructor. Each session will aim to strengthen and promote flexibility in the … Continue reading "Yoga for Teens | SJPL | Online"

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Teen Creative Writing Club | SJPL Virtual

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

Virtual: Author's Corner (Teen Creative Writing Club) For teens hoping to hone their creative writing skills, stop by Author's Corner. Join in a monthly, informal creative writing club to help support Short Edition Authors, or any teen that is working on a piece of creative writing/wanting to practice their creative writing skill. Each session will … Continue reading "Teen Creative Writing Club | SJPL Virtual"

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Practice Your English Speaking Skills (ELL) Conversation Club | SJPL | Online

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

Join us to practice, build, and strengthen your English speaking skills. This is a welcoming and respectful environment for teen/adult learners of English. Club meetings occur weekly with an online trained facilitator. Our dedicated, amazing, and experienced volunteer, Patricia, will lead classes on Saturdays from 11:00am - 12:00pm. This program is presented by the Hillview … Continue reading "Practice Your English Speaking Skills (ELL) Conversation Club | SJPL | Online"

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Mariela’s Music and Playgroup: A Rainbow of Friends | SJPL | Online

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

Virtual Mariela's Music and Playgroup: A Rainbow of Friends Join us and Mariela Herrera, an independent performer, educator, and musician for Mariela's Music Time. Her program today will be focused on A Rainbow of Friends. Learn about ways we are the same/ways we are different. Recommended for ages 3-6. This program is generously funded by … Continue reading "Mariela’s Music and Playgroup: A Rainbow of Friends | SJPL | Online"

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Rainbow Magic with Bri Crabtree | SJPL | Online

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

Virtual Rainbow Magic with Bri Crabtree Join Bri Crabtree on her Silly Circus of real-life circus antics. Inspired by the circus, vaudeville, and silliness, the show elicits non-stop giggles and contagious laughter. The show features juggling, magic, illusion, and physical comedy. Look no further for a reliable show guaranteed to delight all ages. Bri Leads … Continue reading "Rainbow Magic with Bri Crabtree | SJPL | Online"

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Bike Mobile: Bike Types & Fit | SJPL | Online

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

Join us for an informative session on Bike Types & Fit. You will learn about different types of bikes, how to pick the best bike for your needs, and how to adjust the frame to fit your body. There will be a Q&A session on the topic afterwards. Nothing is required to attend the session. … Continue reading "Bike Mobile: Bike Types & Fit | SJPL | Online"

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Math Olympiad Club | SJPL Virtual

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

VIRTUAL Math Olympiad Club Prepare for the most prestigious math competition, or get better at mathematics! Children ages 8-11 will learn how to solve difficult math problems that prepare them for math competitions in middle school. Through guided instruction and practice using real competition math problems, participants will learn how to break down problems and … Continue reading "Math Olympiad Club | SJPL Virtual"

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Fundamentals of Quality Analysis | SJPL Virtual

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

Fundamentals of Quality Analysis (Virtual) Quality analysis is a way of preventing mistakes and defects in manufactured products and avoiding problems when delivering products, software or services to end users. During this course you will gain valuable productivity skills & become more efficient will evaluating content and products you have created before it is introduced … Continue reading "Fundamentals of Quality Analysis | SJPL Virtual"

Free

Mandarin Language & Culture Class | SJPL | Online

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

Virtual Mandarin Language & Culture Class An intermediate level class offered in Simplified Mandarin Chinese. This class is intended for school-age children. Students will also learn aspects of traditional Chinese culture. The class will take place on Zoom. To request an accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act for library-sponsored events, please call 408-808-2000 at … Continue reading "Mandarin Language & Culture Class | SJPL | Online"

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Zumba for Kids | SJPL Virtual

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

Virtual Zumba for Kids Join certified Zumba instructor Sharon Jackson for this beginning level class of Zumba for Kids. Regular workout clothing. Tennis shoes. No bare feet. Preferable to have solid flooring. Attendees will be required to fill out the instructor’s Waiver form before attending the program. These are strictly for legal purposes, and will … Continue reading "Zumba for Kids | SJPL Virtual"

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Mariela’s Music and Playgroup: All About You | SJPL | Online

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

Virtual Mariela's Music and Playgroup: All About You Join us and Mariela Herrera, an independent performer, educator, and musician for Mariela's Music Time. Her program today will be focused on All About You. Learn about Who am I? What makes me special? What do I know, and what can I do? Recommended for ages 3-6. … Continue reading "Mariela’s Music and Playgroup: All About You | SJPL | Online"

Reading to Children in Chinese | SJPL Virtual

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

(Virtual) Reading to Children in Chinese at San Jose Library Join us for Thursdays at 4 PM for reading to children program in Chinese. 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, Young Children, … Continue reading "Reading to Children in Chinese | SJPL Virtual"

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‘Pitch It’ Reading Club for Teens | SJPL | Online

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

Sponsored by the SJPL, teens ages 12 to 18 are welcome to join SJPL's unique online book club focusing on discussing and recommending, i.e. "pitching," recently read titles (any style/genre) to one another and their peers. Learn more about this new and "novel" virtual book club. Fun and free, this could be a great way … Continue reading "‘Pitch It’ Reading Club for Teens | SJPL | Online"

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Student Astronomy Club | SJPL | Online

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

Calabazas Branch Library hosts: Student Astronomy Club presented by the Astronomy Club at Harker High School The intended audience is 9-15 years old. We’re looking to get younger students interested and involved in astronomy through a variety of hands-on activities like physical experiments or demonstrations with associated lessons meant to be engaging and interactive. The … Continue reading "Student Astronomy Club | SJPL | Online"

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Mariela’s Music and Playgroup: A Rainbow of Friends | SJPL | Online

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

Virtual Mariela's Music and Playgroup: A Rainbow of Friends Join us and Mariela Herrera, an independent performer, educator, and musician for Mariela's Music Time. Her program today will be focused on A Rainbow of Friends. Learn about ways we are the same/ways we are different. Recommended for ages 3-6. This program is generously funded by … Continue reading "Mariela’s Music and Playgroup: A Rainbow of Friends | SJPL | Online"

Free

Practice Your English Speaking Skills (ELL) Conversation Club | SJPL | Online

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

Join us to practice, build, and strengthen your English speaking skills. This is a welcoming and respectful environment for teen/adult learners of English. Club meetings occur weekly with an online trained facilitator. Our dedicated, amazing, and experienced volunteer, Patricia, will lead classes on Saturdays from 11:00am - 12:00pm. This program is presented by the Hillview … Continue reading "Practice Your English Speaking Skills (ELL) Conversation Club | SJPL | Online"

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Street Smart: Pedestrian And Bike Safety | SJPL | Online

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

Have fun and learn about pedestrian and bicycle traffic safety with Officer Cordell Bailey, a Traffic Safety Education Officer from San Jose's Department of Transportation. This program is focused on providing pedestrian and bicycle traffic safety education to children who are at greatest risk of injury and fatalities in pedestrian and bicycle related accidents. Learn … Continue reading "Street Smart: Pedestrian And Bike Safety | SJPL | Online"

Free

Math Olympiad Club | SJPL Virtual

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

VIRTUAL Math Olympiad Club Prepare for the most prestigious math competition, or get better at mathematics! Children ages 8-11 will learn how to solve difficult math problems that prepare them for math competitions in middle school. Through guided instruction and practice using real competition math problems, participants will learn how to break down problems and … Continue reading "Math Olympiad Club | SJPL Virtual"

Free

Fundamentals of Quality Analysis | SJPL Virtual

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

Fundamentals of Quality Analysis (Virtual) Quality analysis is a way of preventing mistakes and defects in manufactured products and avoiding problems when delivering products, software or services to end users. During this course you will gain valuable productivity skills & become more efficient will evaluating content and products you have created before it is introduced … Continue reading "Fundamentals of Quality Analysis | SJPL Virtual"

Free

Street Smart: Pedestrian And Bike Safety | SJPL | Online

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

Have fun and learn about pedestrian and bicycle traffic safety with Officer Cordell Bailey, a Traffic Safety Education Officer from San Jose's Department of Transportation. This program is focused on providing pedestrian and bicycle traffic safety education to children who are at greatest risk of injury and fatalities in pedestrian and bicycle related accidents. Learn … Continue reading "Street Smart: Pedestrian And Bike Safety | SJPL | Online"

Free

Mandarin Language & Culture Class | SJPL | Online

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

Virtual Mandarin Language & Culture Class An intermediate level class offered in Simplified Mandarin Chinese. This class is intended for school-age children. Students will also learn aspects of traditional Chinese culture. The class will take place on Zoom. To request an accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act for library-sponsored events, please call 408-808-2000 at … Continue reading "Mandarin Language & Culture Class | SJPL | Online"

Free

Reading to Children in Chinese | SJPL Virtual

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

(Virtual) Reading to Children in Chinese at San Jose Library Join us for Thursdays at 4 PM for reading to children program in Chinese. 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, Young Children, … Continue reading "Reading to Children in Chinese | SJPL Virtual"

Free

Practice Your English Speaking Skills (ELL) Conversation Club | SJPL | Online

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

Join us to practice, build, and strengthen your English speaking skills. This is a welcoming and respectful environment for teen/adult learners of English. Club meetings occur weekly with an online trained facilitator. Our dedicated, amazing, and experienced volunteer, Patricia, will lead classes on Saturdays from 11:00am - 12:00pm. This program is presented by the Hillview … Continue reading "Practice Your English Speaking Skills (ELL) Conversation Club | SJPL | Online"

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Virtual Aquarium: Aquarium Tour | SJPL Virtual

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

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 … Continue reading "Virtual Aquarium: Aquarium Tour | SJPL Virtual"

Free

Math Olympiad Club | SJPL Virtual

San Jose Public Library Online 150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose

VIRTUAL Math Olympiad Club Prepare for the most prestigious math competition, or get better at mathematics! Children ages 8-11 will learn how to solve difficult math problems that prepare them for math competitions in middle school. Through guided instruction and practice using real competition math problems, participants will learn how to break down problems and … Continue reading "Math Olympiad Club | SJPL Virtual"

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