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LIBRARY EVENTS AND PROGRAMS

Join us for upcoming events, classes and programs at Stockton-San Joaquin County Public Library! All events are free and open to the public. Registration required where noted.
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All About Baby Story
Tracy Branch Library
Tuesday, Jan. 16, 10:30am
It's Baby Storytime at the Tracy Branch! Bring your infant to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun. Designed for lapsit: 0 to age 2; older siblings welcome!  Sponsored by Tracy Library .
Preschool Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
Tuesday, Jan. 16, 11:15am
It's Preschool Storytime at the Tracy Branch! Bring your preschoolers to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun with Ruthanne. 3-5; older siblings welcome!  Sponsored by Tracy Library .
Tracy Branch Library
Tuesday, Jan. 16, 4:00pm
For Grades 9-12 and parents.

Students and parents are invited to learn about federal financial aid, state grants, and scholarships that you can use to pay for college and career school. Find out if you are eligible for aid, how to apply, where to find scholarships, and the importance of comparing school costs.

Presented by Tracy Branch Teen Services staff member.

Text @tracylibrary to 81010 for text reminders for teen programs. Sponsored by Tracy Friends of the Library.
Tracy Branch Library
Tuesday, Jan. 16, 6:00pm
Storytime for all age children and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement, and lots of fun.  Sponsored by Tracy Friends of the Library.
Tracy Branch Library
Wednesday, Jan. 17, 3:30pm
Free, drop-in homework help for K-12 students provided by teen volunteers and online tutors. Computers with Microsoft Office, internet, and printing are available for use. Mondays and Wednesdays 3:30-5pm, January 03-May 9, 2018.

If you wish to be a teen volunteer, ask for an application at the check out desk.

Note: No sessions during library closed days or TUSD breaks. Sponsored by Tracy Friends of the Library.
Covered California I
Tracy Branch Library
Thursday, Jan. 18, 10:00am
Do you have questions about Covered California and/or need to register for insurance? Come by and speak with certified insurance agent Sheila Ferris-Briggs Thursdays from 10:00am-7:00pm, October 26, 2017 - January 25, 2018.
LEGO Builders Club
Tracy Branch Library
Thursday, Jan. 18, 4:00pm
LEGO Club for all! Kids and their caregivers are invited to join us and build creations. For K-5 with younger siblings invited to play with Duplo blocks. 
  Sponsored by Tracy Library and Tracy Friends of the Library .
Makerspace
Tracy Branch Library
Friday, Jan. 19, 3:00pm
For ages 10 to 18.

Create your own S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Tech, Engineering, Arts, and Math) projects or learn more about arts, science, and tech! The library has the following items for you explore and use for your projects:
  • Project idea books
  • Craft/art supplies
  • Sewing machine
  • K'nex and Legos
  • Snap Circuits and Little Bits Circuit Kit
  • Makey Makey
  • Dash robot (programmable with Blocky)
  • Scientific microscope and slides
  • 3D printer
  • Arduino
  • Computers with internet & printer
  • and more!

  Sponsored by Tracy Friends of the Library.
Tracy Branch Library
Friday, Jan. 19, 3:30pm
For ages 10 - 18.

Learn about how circuits work and create your own paper circuit. Project takes place during Makerspace and is limited to 12 participants. First come, first serve. Sponsored by Tracy Friends of the Library.
Tracy Branch Library
Saturday, Jan. 20, 11:00am
Read and discuss a new book every month. Titles available at the checkout desk.
Tracy Branch Library
Saturday, Jan. 20, 1:00pm
Create your own DIY project using a variety of craft supplies provided by the library. Sponsored by Tracy Friends of the Library.
Magic The Gathering
Tracy Branch Library
Saturday, Jan. 20, 3:00pm
Ages 12 and up. 
Let's play Magic! Magic the Gathering is a trade card game where you battle wizards with the use of magic, creatures, and more. New and experienced players are welcome. If you have your own cards, bring them!
UPDATE: Starting 9/30/17,meetings are moving to every Saturday.
Text @tracyteens to 81010 to recieve text message reminders for upcoming teen programs.  Sponsored by Tracy Friends of the Library.
Paws for Reading
Tracy Branch Library
Saturday, Jan. 20, 3:30pm
Come to the library and read to a dog! Paws 4 Friends Therapy Dogs, Inc. connect children to reading by providing a warm, wet-nosed friend to sit with while practicing their reading.  While you wait to read do a simple dog related craft. Sponsored by Paws 4 Friends, Inc..
Mighty Meeples
Tracy Branch Library
Sunday, Jan. 21, 12:00pm-5:00pm
We are a collectible card, board game and RPG group! New participants welcome.

For more information, visit The MIghty Meeples of Tracy's Facebook page:
https://www.facebook.com/themightymeeples95376/ Sponsored by The Mighty Meeples of Tracy.
Tracy Branch Library
Monday, Jan. 22, 3:00pm
For Grades K-5. A book is given to each student which they will read at home. We will then meet for an hour to discuss the book together and do an activity. Great for improving reading comprehension!

Books
Easy Reader books (Grades K-3)
Beginning Chapter Books (Grades 3-5). Sponsored by Tracy Friends of the Library .
Tracy Branch Library
Monday, Jan. 22, 3:30pm
Free, drop-in homework help for K-12 students provided by teen volunteers and online tutors. Computers with Microsoft Office, internet, and printing are available for use. Mondays and Wednesdays 3:30-5pm, January -Dec 6, 2017.

If you wish to be a teen volunteer, ask for an application at the check out desk.

Note: No sessions during library closed days or TUSD breaks.
 
All About Baby Story
Tracy Branch Library
Tuesday, Jan. 23, 10:30am
It's Baby Storytime at the Tracy Branch! Bring your infant to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun. Designed for lapsit: 0 to age 2; older siblings welcome!  Sponsored by Tracy Library .
Preschool Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
Tuesday, Jan. 23, 11:15am
It's Preschool Storytime at the Tracy Branch! Bring your preschoolers to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun with Ruthanne. 3-5; older siblings welcome!  Sponsored by Tracy Library .
Teen Advisory Group
Tracy Branch Library
Tuesday, Jan. 23, 4:00pm
For 8th to 12th graders.
Do you have suggestions for teen programs, services, or books/materials? Do you want to know more about the library services that are currently offered to teens? Join us for an open forum where we can discuss teen services in the library.
Text @tracyteens to 81010 for text reminders for teen programs. Sponsored by Tracy Friends of the Library.
Tracy Branch Library
Tuesday, Jan. 23, 6:00pm
Storytime for all age children and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement, and lots of fun.  Sponsored by Tracy Friends of the Library.
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