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VITA, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
1:00pm
VITA, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
Wednesday, Feb. 1, 1:00pm
Stribley Library
VITA will be offering free tax services at the Stribley Branch Library/Community Center starting Wednesday, January 25, 2017, 1pm to 5pm.  Please call their office to set an appointment.  The number is (209) 483-4190.  Appointments are required.  The services will be on-going, ev...read more
Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead
1:30 PM
 Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead
Wednesday, Feb. 1, 1:30 PM
Linden Branch Library
Join Linden Public Library for a Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, or Mathematrics themed craft/project every Wednesday at 1:30 PM.
Troke Knitters
2:00 - 3:30 p.m.
 Troke Knitters
Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2:00 - 3:30 p.m.Troke Knitters
Troke Branch Library
Every Wednesday from 2:00 - 3:30 p.m. the Margaret K. Troke Branch Library presents "Troke Knitters."
Knitting provides many benefits, such as new friendships and benefits for health issues such as pain, depression and stress relief. Our presenter, Martha E. Zetter, Holistic RN, CRM, ...read more
Building Day: Legos and more!
3:00 p.m.
 Building Day: Legos and more!
Wednesday, Feb. 1, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Use your imagination to create with Legos! Lego Dulpos also available. All ages are welcomed. 
Homework Help (K-12)
3:30pm
 Homework Help (K-12)
Wednesday, Feb. 1, 3:30pmHomework Help (K-12)
Tracy Branch Library
For K-12.
Homework Help provides drop-in homework assistance to K-12 students on Mondays and Wednesdays from 3:30-5:00pm January 4-May 17, 2017. The assistance is provided by teen volunteers and online tutors. Internet, Microsoft Office, and printers are available for students ...read more
First Readers Easy Reader Book Club
3:30pm
First Readers Easy Reader Book Club
Wednesday, Feb. 1, 3:30pm
Mountain House Branch Library
Easy Reader Book Club is for students in grades K - 2nd.  A book is given to each student which they will read at home.  We will then read the book again with the group, discuss the book together and do an activity that relates to the book.Sponsored by Mountain House Friends of the Lib...read more
MakerSpace for Kids
3:30 p.m.
 MakerSpace for Kids
Wednesday, Feb. 1, 3:30 p.m.
Ripon Branch Library
MakerSpace for Kids is a drop-in program where kids age 8 and up can explore and create freely. We have laptops that can be used to paint, to code, to practice typing, and more. Art materials will be available as well as basic and not-so-basic craft supplies. Also, the 3D printer will be running dur...read more
Homework Help (K-6)
3:30 p.m.
 Homework Help (K-6)
Wednesday, Feb. 1, 3:30 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teen volunteers provide free, drop-in homework assistance to K-6th grade students on Wednesdays from 3:30-5:30pm starting September 7th.

There will be no Homework Help when Stockton Unifed School District is on break ...read more
Teen Library Council (TLC)
4:00pm
 Teen Library Council (TLC)
Wednesday, Feb. 1, 4:00pm
Manteca Branch Library
The TLC is a group of high school students who want to make an impact on their local library.  In the past they have planned a number of programs such as an ongoing SAT workshop, a workshop for the Futre Health Professionals of America academic contest, and Holiday-themed teen programs.  T...read more
Lego Block Party
4:00 -5:00pm
 Lego Block Party
Wednesday, Feb. 1, 4:00 -5:00pm
Troke Branch Library
On Wednesdays from 4:00pm- 5:00pm, the Margaret Troke presents Lego Block Party. Bring your imagination and have fun building with Legos, Duplos and other building materials.

All materials will be provided by the library. Lego Block Party is for children ages 3 & up.

 
Homework Helpers
4:00-6:00pm
 Homework Helpers
Wednesday, Feb. 1, 4:00-6:00pm
Troke Branch Library
On Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays starting on August 23, 2016- May 18, 2017, at 4:00-6:00pm, the Margaret Troke Library presents Homework Helpers.

Are you in grades K-5? Do you need help with your homework? Come to the Troke library where our volunteers can assist you in various subje...read more
Math Easy Tutoring
4:00-6:00
 Math Easy Tutoring
Wednesday, Feb. 1, 4:00-6:00
Troke Branch Library
On Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays starting August 23, 2016- May 18, 2017, at 4:00-6:00pm, the Margaret Troke Library presents Math Easy Tutoring.

Math Easy tutoring provides free math tutoring to any 6th-12 grade student who is struggling with math.

No sessions will be held...read more
Dinosaurs & Prehistoric Life
4 pm
 Dinosaurs & Prehistoric Life
Wednesday, Feb. 1, 4 pm
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Step back 65 million years and explore creatures that once roamed the earth. Learn how dinosaurs were different from other animals. Lots of fun fossils to see, too! Modesto Junior College's Great Valley Museum of Natural History presents this program for kids of all ages.
Easy Chapter Book Readers Book Club
4:15pm
Easy Chapter Book Readers Book Club
Wednesday, Feb. 1, 4:15pm
Mountain House Branch Library
Easy Chapter Books Book Club is for students in grades 2nd-5th grades.  A book is given to each student which they will read at home.  We will then discuss the book together and do an activity when we meet.Sponsored by Mountain House Friends of the Library.
Advanced Readers Book Club
5:00pm
 Advanced Readers Book Club
Wednesday, Feb. 1, 5:00pm
Mountain House Branch Library
Advanced Readers Book Club is for students in grades 5th-7th grades.  A book is given to each student once every two weeks which they will read at home.  We will then discuss the book together at book club and do an activity related to the boook.  Sponsored by Mountain House Frien...read more
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Path’s to the Future: Kick Off
Path’s to the Future: Kick Off
Thursday, Feb. 2,
Cesar Chavez Central Library
We are offering up to 20 teens the opportunity to participate in a series of 8 workshops that will develop leadership skills, discuss college and career information, hear motivational speakers, and meet local community leaders that can answer their question and provide one-on-one mentorships.
<...read more
Free Computer Classes for Teens & Adults
10:30 - 12:00 p.m.
Free Computer Classes for Teens & Adults
Thursday, Feb. 2, 10:30 - 12:00 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
The Cesar Chavez Library will be offering FREE computer classes for teens & adults on the following dates and time: • Downloading eBooks and eAudiobooks from the OverDrive - Thursday January 5, 2017 from 10:30 a.m to 12:00 p.m.
• Basic computer Skills - Thursday January 12
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VITA, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
10:00am
VITA, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
Thursday, Feb. 2, 10:00am
Tracy Branch Library
VITA will be offering free tax services at the Tracy Branch Library starting Thursday, January 26, 2017, 10am to 7pm.  Please call their office to set an appointment.  The number is (209) 483-4190.  Appointments are required.  The services will be on-going, every Thursday, up to ...read more
Preschool Storytime
10:00 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Feb. 2, 10:00 a.m.
(Thursdays at 10:00, Feb.1 - May 18, 2017)

Maya Angelou Branch Library
On Thursdays, from Febuary 1 - May 18, 2017, at 10:00 a.m., the Maya Angelou Branch Library presents Preschool Storytime. This is a weekly storytime for age...read more
Toddler/Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Toddler/Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Feb. 2, 10:30 a.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Escalon Branch Library is hosting Toddler and Preschool Storytime on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Come and enjoy great stories, crafts and playtime. 
Toddler/Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Toddler/Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Feb. 2, 10:30 a.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Come to Toddler/Preschool Storytime held every Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Join us for fun stories, songs, movements and playtime.
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Feb. 2, 10:30 a.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Storytime for preschoolers and their parents/caregivers is held every week on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Join us for fun stories, rhymes, songs and movement and develop early literacy skills in your young children!<...read more
Preschool Storytime
10:30 am
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Feb. 2, 10:30 am
Manteca Branch Library
Storytime for children 2-5 years of age and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement and lots of fun. 
All About Baby
10:30 a.m.
 All About Baby
Thursday, Feb. 2, 10:30 a.m.
Ripon Branch Library
All About Baby is a half-hour program which emphasizes elements that help babies develop. We share simple picturebooks, sing, recite nursery rhymes and have fun. Rhythm, rhyme, stories and music keep babies engaged as they learn. Evrything that we do during All About baby can then be repeated at hom...read more
Covered California
1:00 pm
 Covered California
Thursday, Feb. 2, 1:00 pmCovered California
Tracy Branch Library
Sign ups at the library for the Covered California program.  Sheila Farris-Bigg will be here to answer questions, or explain the program to you.
Lathrop Story Time "Groundhog Day"
1:30 PM
Lathrop Story Time "Groundhog Day"
Thursday, Feb. 2, 1:30 PM
Lathrop Branch Library
Preschool storytimes are designed for toddlers and preschoolers and feature 30 minutes of stories, fingerplays, and other age appropriate activities. 
 
Homework Helpers
4:00-6:00pm
 Homework Helpers
Thursday, Feb. 2, 4:00-6:00pm
Troke Branch Library
On Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays starting on August 23, 2016- May 18, 2017, at 4:00-6:00pm, the Margaret Troke Library presents Homework Helpers.

Are you in grades K-5? Do you need help with your homework? Come to the Troke library where our volunteers can assist you in various subje...read more
Math Easy Tutoring
4:00-6:00
 Math Easy Tutoring
Thursday, Feb. 2, 4:00-6:00
Troke Branch Library
On Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays starting August 23, 2016- May 18, 2017, at 4:00-6:00pm, the Margaret Troke Library presents Math Easy Tutoring.

Math Easy tutoring provides free math tutoring to any 6th-12 grade student who is struggling with math.

No sessions will be held...read more
Makerspace
4:00 p.m.
 Makerspace
Thursday, Feb. 2, 4:00 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Want to create or invent your own arts, crafts and tech projects? Drop by the Escalon Branch Library's Makerspace program from 4:00 p.m.-5:30 p.m on Thursdays. Each participant will have access to a variety of arts, crats and tech materials to work with. Ages 10 and older are welcome. 
Astronomy at the Troke Library
6:30 pm
 Astronomy at the Troke Library
Thursday, Feb. 2, 6:30 pm
Troke Branch Library
On Thursday February 2, 2017 at 6:30pm, the Margaret Troke Library presents " Astronomy at the Troke library".

Weather permitting, the members of the Stockton Astronomical Society will set up telescopes outside the library for everyone to observe the sky and to learn about the f...read more
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Preschool Storytime
10:15
 Preschool Storytime
Friday, Feb. 3, 10:15
Weston Ranch Branch Library
For ages 3-5. Stories, songs and crafts. Free!
Free Basic Computer Class: Learning about Computers and Using a Mouse
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Free Basic Computer Class: Learning about Computers and Using a Mouse
Friday, Feb. 3, 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.Free Basic Computer
Troke Branch Library
Students learn basic mouse movements such as how to click on or select objects. The class allows plenty of time for practicing so students can become comfortable using a computer mouse.
We welcome those with little or no computer experience.  NO RESERVATIONS NEEDED.  Participants are ...read more
MakerSpace at the Troke Library
3:00-4:30pm
 MakerSpace at the Troke Library
Friday, Feb. 3, 3:00-4:30pm
Troke Branch Library
On Fridays, starting on January 13- March 31, 2017, at 3:00- 4:30 pm, the Margaret Troke Library presents MakerSpace.

This program is designed to encourage children to create, learn and explore computer coding, electronics, circuit boards, arts and more.

The program is designed...read more
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Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)
Saturday, Feb. 4, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Manteca Branch Library
Volunteers from V.I.T.A. assist patrons with tax preparation and questions. Walk-ins, no appointment.
On Mondays, 12 pm - 5 pm, and Saturdays, 10 am - 5 pm, beginning January 23rd until April 10th.
Must have the following items:
  • Proof of identification (photo ID) ...read more
Saturday Movie
11:00 a.m.
 Saturday Movie
Saturday, Feb. 4, 11:00 a.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Enjoy a classic movie or a new favorite. Pop corn will be served!
Science Saturday: Science Wizard
12:00 p.m.
Science Saturday: Science Wizard
Saturday, Feb. 4, 12:00 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Come to the Escalon Library to experience the awesome power of air and wind like you've never seen before! Jordan Reading's "Awesome Air Pressure" experiments give you a close up look inside tornados, hot air balloons, jet engines, and more. Be ready to laugh, learn, and have a bla...read more
Paws 4 Reading
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
 Paws 4 Reading
Saturday, Feb. 4, 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Manteca Branch Library
Come & meet therapy dogs of the Reading Education Assistance Dogs Program and let the kids take turns reading to them one-on-one.
Valentine Craft Time
2:00 pm
 Valentine Craft Time
Saturday, Feb. 4, 2:00 pm
Manteca Branch Library
Families are invited to join us as we create Valentine decorations and crafts including a Woven Heart Candy Holder, Heart Dream Catcher, and Valentine Key Chain.

For children of all ages. Materials will be supplied.
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Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)
Monday, Feb. 6, 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Manteca Branch Library
Volunteers from V.I.T.A. assist patrons with tax preparation and questions. Walk-ins, no appointment.
On Mondays, 12 pm - 5 pm, and Saturdays, 10 am - 5 pm, beginning January 23rd until April 10th.

Must have the following items:
  • Proof of identification (photo ID)...read more
Easy Reader Book Club
3:00 pm
 Easy Reader Book Club
Monday, Feb. 6, 3:00 pm
Tracy Branch Library
Easy Reader Book Club is for students in grades K - 2nd.  A book is given to each student which they will read at home.  We will then discuss the book together and do an activity when we meet.

No book club Monday, March 27.
Homework Help (K-12)
3:30pm
 Homework Help (K-12)
Monday, Feb. 6, 3:30pmHomework Help (K-12)
Tracy Branch Library
For K-12.
Homework Help provides drop-in homework assistance to K-12 students on Mondays and Wednesdays from 3:30-5:00pm January 4-May 17, 2017. The assistance is provided by teen volunteers and online tutors. Internet, Microsoft Office, and printers are available for students ...read more
Manteca Monday Lego Club
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
 Manteca Monday Lego Club
Monday, Feb. 6, 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Manteca Branch Library
Bring your imagination and creativity to the Lego Club and build something new and extraordinary!  All supplies will be provided, both Dublex and Legos.
Autistic Lego play Group
5 pm
 Autistic Lego play Group
Monday, Feb. 6, 5 pm
(Mondays, January 9, 5 p.m., February 6, 5 p.m., March 6, 5 p.m., April 3, 5 p.m., May 8, 5 p.m.)
Autistic Lego play G
Tracy Branch Library
First 15 sign up, we ask that caregiver stay with participants.
Weston Ranch Knitting & Crocheting
6:30 pm
Weston Ranch Knitting & Crocheting
Monday, Feb. 6, 6:30 pm
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Come and socialize while you work on a new or ongoing project. For beginners to experts, all levels are welcome.
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Genealogy Helpers
10:00 am
 Genealogy Helpers
Tuesday, Feb. 7, 10:00 am
(First and last Tuesdays of each month, 10 am - 1 pm)

Cesar Chavez Central Library
Volunteers from the San Joaquin Genealogical Society are available to help with your family history questions.  The volunteers are at the Chavez Central Library on the first and last Tuesday of each month, 10 am til 1 pm.  You can find them in the Genealogy Section on the top floor of the ...read more
VITA, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
10:00am
VITA, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
Tuesday, Feb. 7, 10:00am
Cesar Chavez Central Library
VITA will be offering free tax services at the Chavez Branch Library starting Tuesday, January 24, 2017, 10am to 5pm.  Please call their office to set an appointment.  The number is (209) 483-4190.  Appointments are required.  The services will be on-going, every Tuesday, up to A...read more
Preschool & Toddler Storytime
10:15 am
 Preschool & Toddler Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 7, 10:15 am
Troke Branch Library
Please join us for preschool & toddler storytime on Tuesdays, at 10:15 am, at the Margaret Troke library.

We will have lots of fun with stories, songs and finger players. There will be a craft or coloring pages and play activities at the end of the storytime for kids to enjoy.
...read more
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 7, 10:30 a.m.
Ripon Branch Library
Preschool storytime is for children 3-5, but younger siblings are welcome as parents/caregivers must be present.
This 30-40 minute program features reading aloud, movement, fingerplays, songs and fun for all. Once a month, we have special crafts or a simple science-based storytime. There are al...read more
Book Discussion Group
10:30 am
 Book Discussion Group
Tuesday, Feb. 7, 10:30 am
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Come join the discussion.  Our selection for February is The Storyteller, by Jodi Picoult. What would you do if the loveable old man you have befriended reveals that he is a Nazi SS Gaurd and asks you to do him a favor by killing him? Sage Singer has to decide, and if she does as he as...read more
All About Baby Storytime
10:30 am
 All About Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 7, 10:30 am
Manteca Branch Library
Storytime for children 0-2 years of age and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement and lots of fun. 
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 7, 10:30 a.m.
Ripon Branch Library
Weekly storytime for ages 3-5. Half hour program includes sharing picturebooks, songs, fingerplays, active participation and lots of fun. Parent or guardian must stay with children.
Preschool Storytime
11:15 am
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 7, 11:15 am
(Jan 3, 10, 17, 24, 31; Feb 7, 14, 21, 28, Mar 7, 14, 21, 28; Apr 4, 11, 18, 25; May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30)
Preschool Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
It's Preschool Storytime at the Tracy Branch! Bring your preschooler, age 3-5, to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun with Ruthanne. Siblings always welcome! 
Knitting Group
1:00 p.m.
 Knitting Group
Tuesday, Feb. 7, 1:00 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Knit, socialize and share your techniques with others on Tuesdays at 1:00 p.m.at the Escalon Branch Library. This group welcomes knitters of all skills.
Tech Help Tuesday
1:00 pm
 Tech Help Tuesday
Tuesday, Feb. 7, 1:00 pm
Manteca Branch Library
With so many options available for smart phones, tablets, and e-readers, it's easy to get overwhelmed. Your local library staff is here to help! Need assistance with downloading e-books, connecting to social media, or simply understanding how your device works? We'll help you discover how to...read more
Valentine’s Day Craft
3:00 p.m.
 Valentine’s Day Craft
Tuesday, Feb. 7, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Make your special someone a nice Valentine's Day card! 

Program is free for all ages.
Great Valley Museum: Science or Magic?
3:30 p.m.
Great Valley Museum: Science or Magic?
Tuesday, Feb. 7, 3:30 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Come to this special program presented by the Great Valley Museum! Children, see and do experiments that seem like magic, but actually explain some basic scientific principle...read more

Homework Helpers
4:00pm-6:00pm
 Homework Helpers
Tuesday, Feb. 7, 4:00pm-6:00pm
Troke Branch Library
On Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays starting on August 23, 2016- May 18, 2017, at 4:00-6:00pm, the Margaret Troke Library presents Homework Helpers.
Are you in grades K-5? Do you need help with your homework? Come to the Troke library where our volunteers can assist you in various subjects su...read more
Homework Helpers
4:00-6:00pm
 Homework Helpers
Tuesday, Feb. 7, 4:00-6:00pm
Troke Branch Library
On Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays starting on August 23, 2016- May 18, 2017, at 4:00-6:00pm, the Margaret Troke Library presents Homework Helpers.

Are you in grades K-5? Do you need help with your homework? Come to the Troke library where our volunteers can assist you in various subje...read more
Math Easy Tutoring
4:00-6:00
 Math Easy Tutoring
Tuesday, Feb. 7, 4:00-6:00
Troke Branch Library
On Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays starting August 23, 2016- May 18, 2017, at 4:00-6:00pm, the Margaret Troke Library presents Math Easy Tutoring.

Math Easy tutoring provides free math tutoring to any 6th-12 grade student who is struggling with math.

No sessions will be held...read more
Game Day
4:00pm
 Game Day
Tuesday, Feb. 7, 4:00pmGame Day
Tracy Branch Library
For 6th to 12th graders.
Do you like food? We have it! Do you like games? We'll provide a selection of video games, card games, and board games and you're welcome to bring your own games, too. Come hang out with us at the library! First Tuesday of each month at 4:00pm.<...read more
Phases of Matter with Great Valley Museum
4:00pm
Phases of Matter with Great Valley Museum
Tuesday, Feb. 7, 4:00pm
Mountain House Branch Library
Calling all 3rd to 8th graders to join us to explore the phases of matter. This STEM science program will be presented by the Traveling Teacher program from the Great Valley Museum. Space is limited--please sign up at the front desk or call 209-937-8221 and ask for staff at Mountain House.
Lego Building Days @ Stribley
5:00-6:00 PM
 Lego Building Days @ Stribley
Tuesday, Feb. 7, 5:00-6:00 PMLego Building Days @
Stribley Library
Join us at the Stribley Branch Library for our Lego Days! Builders of all ages are welcome for an hour of Lego building fun. You can build to this week's theme, our challenge model, or free-build whatever you can come up wit...read more
Lego Building Days @ Stribley
5:00-6:45 pm
 Lego Building Days @ Stribley
Tuesday, Feb. 7, 5:00-6:45 pmLego Building Days @
Stribley Library
Join us at the Stribley Branch Library for our Lego Days! Builders of all ages are welcome for an hour of Lego building fun. You can build to this week's theme, our challenge model, or free-build whatever you can come up wit...read more
Adult Coloring Club
5:30 p.m.
 Adult Coloring Club
Tuesday, Feb. 7, 5:30 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Come and color with us at the Escalon Branch Library on Tuesdays at 5:30 p.m.  Coloring pages from books designed especially for adults as well as coloring pencils and canyons will be provided. Participants are welcome to bring their own materials from home. 
Family Storytime
6:00pm
 Family Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 7, 6:00pm
Tracy Branch Library
Storytime for all age children and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement, and lots of fun. Note: No session on 3/28/17
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VITA, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
1:00pm
VITA, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
Wednesday, Feb. 8, 1:00pm
Stribley Library
VITA will be offering free tax services at the Stribley Branch Library/Community Center starting Wednesday, January 25, 2017, 1pm to 5pm.  Please call their office to set an appointment.  The number is (209) 483-4190.  Appointments are required.  The services will be on-going, ev...read more
Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead
1:30 PM
 Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead
Wednesday, Feb. 8, 1:30 PM
Linden Branch Library
Join Linden Public Library for a Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, or Mathematrics themed craft/project every Wednesday at 1:30 PM.
Parent Cafe
1:30
 Parent Cafe
Wednesday, Feb. 8, 1:30
(Feb 8, 15, 22, Mar 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, Apr 5, 12, 19, 26, May 3, 10, 17)

Tracy Branch Library
Free Giveaways! Free Refreshments!/Premios y Rifas! Gratis! Refrescos, Gratis! 

At the Parent Cafe, we share ideas and information that help us take care of ourselves, raise confident children, and build positive relationships with our children./En el Cafe de Padres, compartimos info...read more
Troke Knitters
2:00 - 3:30 p.m.
 Troke Knitters
Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2:00 - 3:30 p.m.Troke Knitters
Troke Branch Library
Every Wednesday from 2:00 - 3:30 p.m. the Margaret K. Troke Branch Library presents "Troke Knitters."
Knitting provides many benefits, such as new friendships and benefits for health issues such as pain, depression and stress relief. Our presenter, Martha E. Zetter, Holistic RN, CRM, ...read more
Building Day: Legos and more!
3:00 p.m.
 Building Day: Legos and more!
Wednesday, Feb. 8, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Use your imagination to create with Legos! Lego Dulpos also available. All ages are welcomed. 
Homework Help (K-12)
3:30pm
 Homework Help (K-12)
Wednesday, Feb. 8, 3:30pmHomework Help (K-12)
Tracy Branch Library
For K-12.
Homework Help provides drop-in homework assistance to K-12 students on Mondays and Wednesdays from 3:30-5:00pm January 4-May 17, 2017. The assistance is provided by teen volunteers and online tutors. Internet, Microsoft Office, and printers are available for students ...read more
First Readers Easy Reader Book Club
3:30pm
First Readers Easy Reader Book Club
Wednesday, Feb. 8, 3:30pm
Mountain House Branch Library
Easy Reader Book Club is for students in grades K - 2nd.  A book is given to each student which they will read at home.  We will then read the book again with the group, discuss the book together and do an activity that relates to the book.Sponsored by Mountain House Friends of the Lib...read more
LEGO Club for Kids
3:30 p.m.
 LEGO Club for Kids
Wednesday, Feb. 8, 3:30 p.m.LEGO Club for Kids
Ripon Branch Library
Lego (TM) Club for Kids is a drop-in program that allows kids to make Lego creations with Legos provided by the library. We give the children a theme to spark their creativity and they can spend an hour building whatever their imagination conjures. It's a fun, non-competative afternoon activity ...read more
Homework Help (K-6)
3:30 p.m.
 Homework Help (K-6)
Wednesday, Feb. 8, 3:30 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teen volunteers provide free, drop-in homework assistance to K-6th grade students on Wednesdays from 3:30-5:30pm starting September 7th.

There will be no Homework Help when Stockton Unifed School District is on break ...read more
Let’s Chat Conversation Club
4:00pm
Let’s Chat Conversation Club
Wednesday, Feb. 8, 4:00pm
Cesar Chavez Central Library
If English is your second language, Let's Chat offers a safe place to practice the English language with other learners. Let's Chat meets every Wednesday from 4:00pm - 5:00pm in the Literacy Department (just past the Circulation Desk).
Teen Library Council (TLC)
4:00pm
 Teen Library Council (TLC)
Wednesday, Feb. 8, 4:00pm
Manteca Branch Library
The TLC is a group of high school students who want to make an impact on their local library.  In the past they have planned a number of programs such as an ongoing SAT workshop, a workshop for the Futre Health Professionals of America academic contest, and Holiday-themed teen programs.  T...read more
Lego Block Party
4:00 -5:00pm
 Lego Block Party
Wednesday, Feb. 8, 4:00 -5:00pm
Troke Branch Library
On Wednesdays from 4:00pm- 5:00pm, the Margaret Troke presents Lego Block Party. Bring your imagination and have fun building with Legos, Duplos and other building materials.

All materials will be provided by the library. Lego Block Party is for children ages 3 & up.

 
Homework Helpers
4:00pm-6:00pm
 Homework Helpers
Wednesday, Feb. 8, 4:00pm-6:00pm
Troke Branch Library
On Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays starting on August 23, 2016- May 18, 2017, at 4:00-6:00pm, the Margaret Troke Library presents Homework Helpers.
Are you in grades K-5? Do you need help with your homework? Come to the Troke library where our volunteers can assist you in various subjects su...read more
Homework Helpers
4:00-6:00pm
 Homework Helpers
Wednesday, Feb. 8, 4:00-6:00pm
Troke Branch Library
On Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays starting on August 23, 2016- May 18, 2017, at 4:00-6:00pm, the Margaret Troke Library presents Homework Helpers.

Are you in grades K-5? Do you need help with your homework? Come to the Troke library where our volunteers can assist you in various subje...read more
Math Easy Tutoring
4:00-6:00
 Math Easy Tutoring
Wednesday, Feb. 8, 4:00-6:00
Troke Branch Library
On Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays starting August 23, 2016- May 18, 2017, at 4:00-6:00pm, the Margaret Troke Library presents Math Easy Tutoring.

Math Easy tutoring provides free math tutoring to any 6th-12 grade student who is struggling with math.

No sessions will be held...read more
Free Kids and Teens Art Classes with Art Expressions of San Joaquin
4 pm
Free Kids and Teens Art Classes with Art Expressions of San Joaquin
Wednesday, Feb. 8, 4 pm
(Thursdays, February 8 & 22, March 8, 15 & 22)

Weston Ranch Branch Library
Kids and teens ages 8-15 will spend five sessions learning drawing techniques with markers and colored pencils. Local artist Matthew Blacconiere will help students build their confidence and learn to see the world with an artist's eye. 

Limit 12 participants. Sign up in person at...read more
Easy Chapter Book Readers Book Club
4:15pm
Easy Chapter Book Readers Book Club
Wednesday, Feb. 8, 4:15pm
Mountain House Branch Library
Easy Chapter Books Book Club is for students in grades 2nd-5th grades.  A book is given to each student which they will read at home.  We will then discuss the book together and do an activity when we meet.Sponsored by Mountain House Friends of the Library.
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Free Computer Classes for Teens & Adults
10:30 - 12:00 p.m.
Free Computer Classes for Teens & Adults
Thursday, Feb. 9, 10:30 - 12:00 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
The Cesar Chavez Library will be offering FREE computer classes for teens & adults on the following dates and time: • Downloading eBooks and eAudiobooks from the OverDrive - Thursday January 5, 2017 from 10:30 a.m to 12:00 p.m.
• Basic computer Skills - Thursday January 12
...read more
Troke Mystery Book Club
12:30 - 2:00 p.m.
 Troke Mystery Book Club
Thursday, Feb. 9, 12:30 - 2:00 p.m.
Troke Branch Library
The Troke Mystery Book Club will meet on Tthe second Thursday of each month at 12:30 p.m. to discuss mystery novels! 

Each month, the group will discuss books by a favorite author or on a selected theme.
Visit the Troke Branch Library to check out a copy of the ...read more
VITA, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
10:00am
VITA, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
Thursday, Feb. 9, 10:00am
Tracy Branch Library
VITA will be offering free tax services at the Tracy Branch Library starting Thursday, January 26, 2017, 10am to 7pm.  Please call their office to set an appointment.  The number is (209) 483-4190.  Appointments are required.  The services will be on-going, every Thursday, up to ...read more
Preschool Storytime
10:00 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Feb. 9, 10:00 a.m.
(Thursdays at 10:00, Feb.1 - May 18, 2017)

Maya Angelou Branch Library
On Thursdays, from Febuary 1 - May 18, 2017, at 10:00 a.m., the Maya Angelou Branch Library presents Preschool Storytime. This is a weekly storytime for age...read more
Toddler/Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Toddler/Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Feb. 9, 10:30 a.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Escalon Branch Library is hosting Toddler and Preschool Storytime on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Come and enjoy great stories, crafts and playtime. 
Toddler/Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Toddler/Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Feb. 9, 10:30 a.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Come to Toddler/Preschool Storytime held every Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Join us for fun stories, songs, movements and playtime.
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Feb. 9, 10:30 a.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Storytime for preschoolers and their parents/caregivers is held every week on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Join us for fun stories, rhymes, songs and movement and develop early literacy skills in your young children!<...read more
Preschool Storytime
10:30 am
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Feb. 9, 10:30 am
Manteca Branch Library
Storytime for children 2-5 years of age and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement and lots of fun. 
All About Baby
10:30 a.m.
 All About Baby
Thursday, Feb. 9, 10:30 a.m.
Ripon Branch Library
All About Baby is a half-hour program which emphasizes elements that help babies develop. We share simple picturebooks, sing, recite nursery rhymes and have fun. Rhythm, rhyme, stories and music keep babies engaged as they learn. Evrything that we do during All About baby can then be repeated at hom...read more
Covered California
1:00 pm
 Covered California
Thursday, Feb. 9, 1:00 pmCovered California
Tracy Branch Library
Sign ups at the library for the Covered California program.  Sheila Farris-Bigg will be here to answer questions, or explain the program to you.
Lathrop Story Time "Valentine’s Day"
1:30 PM
Lathrop Story Time "Valentine’s Day"
Thursday, Feb. 9, 1:30 PM
Lathrop Branch Library
Preschool storytimes are designed for toddlers and preschoolers and feature 30 minutes of stories, fingerplays, and STEAM-related activities and crafts. 
 
Jewelry Crafts with Delia Davila
3:30 pm
Jewelry Crafts with Delia Davila
Thursday, Feb. 9, 3:30 pm
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Teens, adults and kids 8+ are invited to make a lovely necklace or pair of earrings just in time to give as gifts for Valentine's Day! Free! All supplies are provided. Sign up in person at the Weston Ranch Library. 
Valentine’s Day Crafts
3:30 p.m.
 Valentine’s Day Crafts
Thursday, Feb. 9, 3:30 p.m.
Maya Angelou Branch Library
On Thursday, February 9, at 3:30 p.m., the Maya Angelou Branch Library presents Valentine's Day Crafts . Participants will be able to make several themed crafts to celebrate Valentine's Day and take their project...read more
Path to the Future: Career Day
3:30-5:00PM
 Path to the Future: Career Day
Thursday, Feb. 9, 3:30-5:00PM
Cesar Chavez Central Library
We are offering up to 20 teens the opportunity to participate in a series of 8 workshops that will develop leadership skills, discuss college and career information, hear motivational speakers, and meet local community leaders that can answer their question and provide one-on-one mentorships.
<...read more
Homework Helpers
4:00-6:00pm
 Homework Helpers
Thursday, Feb. 9, 4:00-6:00pm
Troke Branch Library
On Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays starting on August 23, 2016- May 18, 2017, at 4:00-6:00pm, the Margaret Troke Library presents Homework Helpers.

Are you in grades K-5? Do you need help with your homework? Come to the Troke library where our volunteers can assist you in various subje...read more
Math Easy Tutoring
4:00-6:00
 Math Easy Tutoring
Thursday, Feb. 9, 4:00-6:00
Troke Branch Library
On Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays starting August 23, 2016- May 18, 2017, at 4:00-6:00pm, the Margaret Troke Library presents Math Easy Tutoring.

Math Easy tutoring provides free math tutoring to any 6th-12 grade student who is struggling with math.

No sessions will be held...read more
Makerspace
4:00 p.m.
 Makerspace
Thursday, Feb. 9, 4:00 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Want to create or invent your own arts, crafts and tech projects? Drop by the Escalon Branch Library's Makerspace program from 4:00 p.m.-5:30 p.m on Thursdays. Each participant will have access to a variety of arts, crats and tech materials to work with. Ages 10 and older are welcome. 
Book Discussion Group for Adults
6:00 p.m.
Book Discussion Group for Adults
Thursday, Feb. 9, 6:00 p.m.
Ripon Branch Library
Book Discussion Group meets once a month, on the second Thursday at 6:00 p.m. (unless noted). The book selections are made by the librarian, to ensure that there are plenty of copies.  If you are interested in joining please come in, meet the librarian and get a copy of the "next" boo...read more
Valentine Card Making "Scrapbook Style"
6 p.m.
Valentine Card Making "Scrapbook Style"
Thursday, Feb. 9, 6 p.m.
Troke Branch Library

Celebrate your loved ones by making them personalized Valentine cards, using scrapbooking supplies:  fancy papers, bling and other fun items!   Browse through our love poetry books, or create your own message for inside your card!  All materials supplied by the library.  Al...read more
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Preschool Storytime
10:15
 Preschool Storytime
Friday, Feb. 10, 10:15
Weston Ranch Branch Library
For ages 3-5. Stories, songs and crafts. Free!
Free Basic Computer Class: Beginning Internet Searching
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Free Basic Computer Class: Beginning Internet Searching
Friday, Feb. 10, 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.Free Basic Computer
Troke Branch Library
Students learn basic methods for searching the Internet to find the information and resources they need.
We welcome those with little or no computer experience.  NO RESERVATIONS NEEDED.  Participants are encouraged to bring their own laptops and/or e-reader devices.
MakerSpace at the Troke Library
3:00-4:30pm
 MakerSpace at the Troke Library
Friday, Feb. 10, 3:00-4:30pm
Troke Branch Library
On Fridays, starting on January 13- March 31, 2017, at 3:00- 4:30 pm, the Margaret Troke Library presents MakerSpace.

This program is designed to encourage children to create, learn and explore computer coding, electronics, circuit boards, arts and more.

The program is designed...read more
Fabulous Fridays at the Maya Angelou Library
3:30 p.m.
Fabulous Fridays at the Maya Angelou Library
Friday, Feb. 10, 3:30 p.m.
(2nd Friday of the month, Feb. 10, Mar. 10, Apr. 14, May 12 @ 3:30 p.m.)

Maya Angelou Branch Library
Maya Angelou Branch Library presents Fabulous Fridays at 3:00 p.m., on the second Friday of the month. Come start your weekend off with a Fabulous Friday! Enjoy fun games and activities at the Library. Children of all ages are welcome!Fabulous Fridays meets on the following Fridays at 3:00 p.m.:* Fe...read more
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Teen FAQs: SAT Practice Test
8:30am
 Teen FAQs: SAT Practice Test
Saturday, Feb. 11, 8:30amTeen FAQs: SAT Pract
Tracy Branch Library
For 9th to 12th graders. Do you want to know what the SAT test is like? Take a practice exam at the library and receive your score on the spot. Space is limited to 40 students. You can register in person, by phone, or online.
Text @tracyteens to 81010 to recieve text ...read more

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)
Saturday, Feb. 11, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Manteca Branch Library
Volunteers from V.I.T.A. assist patrons with tax preparation and questions. Walk-ins, no appointment.
On Mondays, 12 pm - 5 pm, and Saturdays, 10 am - 5 pm, beginning January 23rd until April 10th.
Must have the following items:
  • Proof of identification (photo ID) ...read more
Saturday Movie
11:00 a.m.
 Saturday Movie
Saturday, Feb. 11, 11:00 a.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Enjoy a classic movie or a new favorite. Pop corn will be served!
Adult book club
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
 Adult book club
Saturday, Feb. 11, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.Adult book club
Troke Branch Library
Honoring the Unsung in Our Community: An African American Legacy Luncheon
12:00 p.m.
Honoring the Unsung in Our Community: An African American Legacy Luncheon
Saturday, Feb. 11, 12:00 p.m.
Maya Angelou Branch Library
On Saturday, February 11, at 12:00 p.m., the Maya Angelou Branch Library presents "Honoring the Unsung in Our Community: An African American Legacy Luncheon". In celebration of Black History Month, join us as we meet and honor a group of unsung supporters in our community. Program Artist J...read more
Teen Movie Day
1:00 pm
 Teen Movie Day
Saturday, Feb. 11, 1:00 pm
Manteca Branch Library
Watch a movie picked out by your TLC (Teen Library Council).
Magic The Gathering
3:00pm
 Magic The Gathering
Saturday, Feb. 11, 3:00pmMagic The Gathering
Tracy Branch Library
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!
Text @tracyteens to 81010 to reci...read more
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CLOSED
 CLOSED
Monday, Feb. 13
Tracy Branch Library
Book to Art Club
1:00 PM
 Book to Art Club
Monday, Feb. 13, 1:00 PM
Linden Branch Library
Enjoy light refreshments, book discussion, and an art project based on the book's themes. Art supplies will be provided.
 
Manteca Monday Lego Club
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
 Manteca Monday Lego Club
Monday, Feb. 13, 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Manteca Branch Library
Bring your imagination and creativity to the Lego Club and build something new and extraordinary!  All supplies will be provided, both Dublex and Legos.
Weston Ranch Knitting & Crocheting
6:30 pm
Weston Ranch Knitting & Crocheting
Monday, Feb. 13, 6:30 pm
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Come and socialize while you work on a new or ongoing project. For beginners to experts, all levels are welcome.
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VITA, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
10:00am
VITA, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
Tuesday, Feb. 14, 10:00am
Cesar Chavez Central Library
VITA will be offering free tax services at the Chavez Branch Library starting Tuesday, January 24, 2017, 10am to 5pm.  Please call their office to set an appointment.  The number is (209) 483-4190.  Appointments are required.  The services will be on-going, every Tuesday, up to A...read more
Preschool & Toddler Storytime
10:15 am
 Preschool & Toddler Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 14, 10:15 am
Troke Branch Library
Please join us for preschool & toddler storytime on Tuesdays, at 10:15 am, at the Margaret Troke library.

We will have lots of fun with stories, songs and finger players. There will be a craft or coloring pages and play activities at the end of the storytime for kids to enjoy.
...read more
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 14, 10:30 a.m.
Ripon Branch Library
Preschool storytime is for children 3-5, but younger siblings are welcome as parents/caregivers must be present.
This 30-40 minute program features reading aloud, movement, fingerplays, songs and fun for all. Once a month, we have special crafts or a simple science-based storytime. There are al...read more
All About Baby Storytime
10:30 am
 All About Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 14, 10:30 am
Manteca Branch Library
Storytime for children 0-2 years of age and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement and lots of fun. 
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 14, 10:30 a.m.
Ripon Branch Library
Weekly storytime for ages 3-5. Half hour program includes sharing picturebooks, songs, fingerplays, active participation and lots of fun. Parent or guardian must stay with children.
Preschool Storytime
11:15 am
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 14, 11:15 am
(Jan 3, 10, 17, 24, 31; Feb 7, 14, 21, 28, Mar 7, 14, 21, 28; Apr 4, 11, 18, 25; May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30)
Preschool Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
It's Preschool Storytime at the Tracy Branch! Bring your preschooler, age 3-5, to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun with Ruthanne. Siblings always welcome! 
Knitting Group
1:00 p.m.
 Knitting Group
Tuesday, Feb. 14, 1:00 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Knit, socialize and share your techniques with others on Tuesdays at 1:00 p.m.at the Escalon Branch Library. This group welcomes knitters of all skills.
Tech Help Tuesday
1:00 pm
 Tech Help Tuesday
Tuesday, Feb. 14, 1:00 pm
Manteca Branch Library
With so many options available for smart phones, tablets, and e-readers, it's easy to get overwhelmed. Your local library staff is here to help! Need assistance with downloading e-books, connecting to social media, or simply understanding how your device works? We'll help you discover how to...read more
Valentine’s Day Cookie Decorating
3:00 p.m.
Valentine’s Day Cookie Decorating
Tuesday, Feb. 14, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Decorate cookies for you to eat or give them to a special someone. 

Program is free for all ages.
Valentine’s Day: Cookies and Cards
3:30 pm
Valentine’s Day: Cookies and Cards
Tuesday, Feb. 14, 3:30 pm
Escalon Branch Library
Colorful hearts, frosting, and sprinkles abound! Famies are welcome to create their own special Valentine's Day cards and decorate festive sugar cookies in the Escalon library community room.

Supplies are limited - Arrive on time to make sure you get a cookie!
STEAM Powered Kids Club
3:30 p.m.
 STEAM Powered Kids Club
Tuesday, Feb. 14, 3:30 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Let's build STEAM! Kids and caregivers, come join us for hands-on S.T.E.A.M. - Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math - activities. Have fun e...read more
Reader’s Choice Teen Book Group
4:00-5:00
Reader’s Choice Teen Book Group
Tuesday, Feb. 14, 4:00-5:00
Ripon Branch Library
Each meeting we decide as a group what type of book we will read and discuss the next meeting. Then we each choose our own title to fit the criteria. Then we meet again to discuss why we choose what we read, what we liked or disliked, themes...and choose a new topic. Feel free to join at an...read more
Homework Helpers
4:00pm-6:00pm
 Homework Helpers
Tuesday, Feb. 14, 4:00pm-6:00pm
Troke Branch Library
On Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays starting on August 23, 2016- May 18, 2017, at 4:00-6:00pm, the Margaret Troke Library presents Homework Helpers.
Are you in grades K-5? Do you need help with your homework? Come to the Troke library where our volunteers can assist you in various subjects su...read more
Homework Helpers
4:00-6:00pm
 Homework Helpers
Tuesday, Feb. 14, 4:00-6:00pm
Troke Branch Library
On Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays starting on August 23, 2016- May 18, 2017, at 4:00-6:00pm, the Margaret Troke Library presents Homework Helpers.

Are you in grades K-5? Do you need help with your homework? Come to the Troke library where our volunteers can assist you in various subje...read more
Math Easy Tutoring
4:00-6:00
 Math Easy Tutoring
Tuesday, Feb. 14, 4:00-6:00
Troke Branch Library
On Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays starting August 23, 2016- May 18, 2017, at 4:00-6:00pm, the Margaret Troke Library presents Math Easy Tutoring.

Math Easy tutoring provides free math tutoring to any 6th-12 grade student who is struggling with math.

No sessions will be held...read more
[CANCELED] Teen STEAM: Computer Club
4:00pm
[CANCELED] Teen STEAM: Computer Club
Tuesday, Feb. 14, 4:00pm[CANCELED] Teen STEA
Tracy Branch Library
For 8th to 12th graders. Do you want to learn about computer programming, hardware, and more? Drop by for a new activity every 2nd Tuesday at 4:00pm.
  
Lego Club
4 pm
 Lego Club
Tuesday, Feb. 14, 4 pm
(Tuesdays January 17 & 31, February 14 & 28)

Weston Ranch Branch Library
Come to our Lego Club, and let your imagination run wild. Build something new every week. We provide the Legos, you provide the creativity!
Adult Coloring Club
5:30 p.m.
 Adult Coloring Club
Tuesday, Feb. 14, 5:30 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Come and color with us at the Escalon Branch Library on Tuesdays at 5:30 p.m.  Coloring pages from books designed especially for adults as well as coloring pencils and canyons will be provided. Participants are welcome to bring their own materials from home. 
Family Storytime
6:00pm
 Family Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 14, 6:00pm
Tracy Branch Library
Storytime for all age children and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement, and lots of fun. Note: No session on 3/28/17
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VITA, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
1:00pm
VITA, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
Wednesday, Feb. 15, 1:00pm
Stribley Library
VITA will be offering free tax services at the Stribley Branch Library/Community Center starting Wednesday, January 25, 2017, 1pm to 5pm.  Please call their office to set an appointment.  The number is (209) 483-4190.  Appointments are required.  The services will be on-going, ev...read more
Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead
1:30 PM
 Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead
Wednesday, Feb. 15, 1:30 PM
Linden Branch Library
Join Linden Public Library for a Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, or Mathematrics themed craft/project every Wednesday at 1:30 PM.
Parent Cafe
1:30
 Parent Cafe
Wednesday, Feb. 15, 1:30
(Feb 8, 15, 22, Mar 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, Apr 5, 12, 19, 26, May 3, 10, 17)

Tracy Branch Library
Free Giveaways! Free Refreshments!/Premios y Rifas! Gratis! Refrescos, Gratis! 

At the Parent Cafe, we share ideas and information that help us take care of ourselves, raise confident children, and build positive relationships with our children./En el Cafe de Padres, compartimos info...read more
Troke Knitters
2:00 - 3:30 p.m.
 Troke Knitters
Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2:00 - 3:30 p.m.Troke Knitters
Troke Branch Library
Every Wednesday from 2:00 - 3:30 p.m. the Margaret K. Troke Branch Library presents "Troke Knitters."
Knitting provides many benefits, such as new friendships and benefits for health issues such as pain, depression and stress relief. Our presenter, Martha E. Zetter, Holistic RN, CRM, ...read more
Building Day: Legos and more!
3:00 p.m.
 Building Day: Legos and more!
Wednesday, Feb. 15, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Use your imagination to create with Legos! Lego Dulpos also available. All ages are welcomed. 
Homework Help (K-12)
3:30pm
 Homework Help (K-12)
Wednesday, Feb. 15, 3:30pmHomework Help (K-12)
Tracy Branch Library
For K-12.
Homework Help provides drop-in homework assistance to K-12 students on Mondays and Wednesdays from 3:30-5:00pm January 4-May 17, 2017. The assistance is provided by teen volunteers and online tutors. Internet, Microsoft Office, and printers are available for students ...read more
First Readers Easy Reader Book Club
3:30pm
First Readers Easy Reader Book Club
Wednesday, Feb. 15, 3:30pm
Mountain House Branch Library
Easy Reader Book Club is for students in grades K - 2nd.  A book is given to each student which they will read at home.  We will then read the book again with the group, discuss the book together and do an activity that relates to the book.Sponsored by Mountain House Friends of the Lib...read more
MakerSpace for Kids
3:30 p.m.
 MakerSpace for Kids
Wednesday, Feb. 15, 3:30 p.m.
Ripon Branch Library
MakerSpace for Kids is a drop-in program where kids age 8 and up can explore and create freely. We have laptops that can be used to paint, to code, to practice typing, and more. Art materials will be available as well as basic and not-so-basic craft supplies. Also, the 3D printer will be running dur...read more
Homework Help (K-6)
3:30 p.m.
 Homework Help (K-6)
Wednesday, Feb. 15, 3:30 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teen volunteers provide free, drop-in homework assistance to K-6th grade students on Wednesdays from 3:30-5:30pm starting September 7th.

There will be no Homework Help when Stockton Unifed School District is on break ...read more
Let’s Chat Conversation Club
4:00pm
Let’s Chat Conversation Club
Wednesday, Feb. 15, 4:00pm
Cesar Chavez Central Library
If English is your second language, Let's Chat offers a safe place to practice the English language with other learners. Let's Chat meets every Wednesday from 4:00pm - 5:00pm in the Literacy Department (just past the Circulation Desk).
Teen Library Council (TLC)
4:00pm
 Teen Library Council (TLC)
Wednesday, Feb. 15, 4:00pm
Manteca Branch Library
The TLC is a group of high school students who want to make an impact on their local library.  In the past they have planned a number of programs such as an ongoing SAT workshop, a workshop for the Futre Health Professionals of America academic contest, and Holiday-themed teen programs.  T...read more
Lego Block Party
4:00 -5:00pm
 Lego Block Party
Wednesday, Feb. 15, 4:00 -5:00pm
Troke Branch Library
On Wednesdays from 4:00pm- 5:00pm, the Margaret Troke presents Lego Block Party. Bring your imagination and have fun building with Legos, Duplos and other building materials.

All materials will be provided by the library. Lego Block Party is for children ages 3 & up.

 
Homework Helpers
4:00-6:00pm
 Homework Helpers
Wednesday, Feb. 15, 4:00-6:00pm
Troke Branch Library
On Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays starting on August 23, 2016- May 18, 2017, at 4:00-6:00pm, the Margaret Troke Library presents Homework Helpers.

Are you in grades K-5? Do you need help with your homework? Come to the Troke library where our volunteers can assist you in various subje...read more
Math Easy Tutoring
4:00-6:00
 Math Easy Tutoring
Wednesday, Feb. 15, 4:00-6:00
Troke Branch Library
On Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays starting August 23, 2016- May 18, 2017, at 4:00-6:00pm, the Margaret Troke Library presents Math Easy Tutoring.

Math Easy tutoring provides free math tutoring to any 6th-12 grade student who is struggling with math.

No sessions will be held...read more
Easy Chapter Book Readers Book Club
4:15pm
Easy Chapter Book Readers Book Club
Wednesday, Feb. 15, 4:15pm
Mountain House Branch Library
Easy Chapter Books Book Club is for students in grades 2nd-5th grades.  A book is given to each student which they will read at home.  We will then discuss the book together and do an activity when we meet.Sponsored by Mountain House Friends of the Library.
Advanced Readers Book Club
5:00pm
 Advanced Readers Book Club
Wednesday, Feb. 15, 5:00pm
Mountain House Branch Library
Advanced Readers Book Club is for students in grades 5th-7th grades.  A book is given to each student once every two weeks which they will read at home.  We will then discuss the book together at book club and do an activity related to the boook.  Sponsored by Mountain House Frien...read more
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Free Computer Classes for Teens & Adults
10:30 - 12:00 p.m.
Free Computer Classes for Teens & Adults
Thursday, Feb. 16, 10:30 - 12:00 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
The Cesar Chavez Library will be offering FREE computer classes for teens & adults on the following dates and time: • Downloading eBooks and eAudiobooks from the OverDrive - Thursday January 5, 2017 from 10:30 a.m to 12:00 p.m.
• Basic computer Skills - Thursday January 12
...read more
VITA, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
10:00am
VITA, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
Thursday, Feb. 16, 10:00am
Tracy Branch Library
VITA will be offering free tax services at the Tracy Branch Library starting Thursday, January 26, 2017, 10am to 7pm.  Please call their office to set an appointment.  The number is (209) 483-4190.  Appointments are required.  The services will be on-going, every Thursday, up to ...read more
Preschool Storytime
10:00 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Feb. 16, 10:00 a.m.
(Thursdays at 10:00, Feb.1 - May 18, 2017)

Maya Angelou Branch Library
On Thursdays, from Febuary 1 - May 18, 2017, at 10:00 a.m., the Maya Angelou Branch Library presents Preschool Storytime. This is a weekly storytime for age...read more
Toddler/Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Toddler/Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Feb. 16, 10:30 a.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Escalon Branch Library is hosting Toddler and Preschool Storytime on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Come and enjoy great stories, crafts and playtime. 
Toddler/Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Toddler/Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Feb. 16, 10:30 a.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Come to Toddler/Preschool Storytime held every Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Join us for fun stories, songs, movements and playtime.
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Feb. 16, 10:30 a.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Storytime for preschoolers and their parents/caregivers is held every week on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Join us for fun stories, rhymes, songs and movement and develop early literacy skills in your young children!<...read more
Preschool Storytime
10:30 am
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Feb. 16, 10:30 am
Manteca Branch Library
Storytime for children 2-5 years of age and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement and lots of fun. 
All About Baby
10:30 a.m.
 All About Baby
Thursday, Feb. 16, 10:30 a.m.
Ripon Branch Library
All About Baby is a half-hour program which emphasizes elements that help babies develop. We share simple picturebooks, sing, recite nursery rhymes and have fun. Rhythm, rhyme, stories and music keep babies engaged as they learn. Evrything that we do during All About baby can then be repeated at hom...read more
Covered California
1:00 pm
 Covered California
Thursday, Feb. 16, 1:00 pmCovered California
Tracy Branch Library
Sign ups at the library for the Covered California program.  Sheila Farris-Bigg will be here to answer questions, or explain the program to you.
Lathrop Story Time "Cats"
1:30 PM
 Lathrop Story Time "Cats"
Thursday, Feb. 16, 1:30 PM
Lathrop Branch Library
Preschool storytimes are designed for toddlers and preschoolers and feature 30 minutes of stories, fingerplays, and STEAM-related activities and crafts. 
 
Teen Game Day
3:00 p.m.
 Teen Game Day
Thursday, Feb. 16, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Play your favorite XBox 1 and board games. For teens only!
Path to the Future: FAFSA
3:30-5:00PM
 Path to the Future: FAFSA
Thursday, Feb. 16, 3:30-5:00PM
Cesar Chavez Central Library
We are offering up to 20 teens the opportunity to participate in a series of 8 workshops that will develop leadership skills, discuss college and career information, hear motivational speakers, and meet local community leaders that can answer their question and provide one-on-one mentorships.
<...read more

Homework Helpers
4:00-6:00pm
 Homework Helpers
Thursday, Feb. 16, 4:00-6:00pm
Troke Branch Library
On Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays starting on August 23, 2016- May 18, 2017, at 4:00-6:00pm, the Margaret Troke Library presents Homework Helpers.

Are you in grades K-5? Do you need help with your homework? Come to the Troke library where our volunteers can assist you in various subje...read more
Math Easy Tutoring
4:00-6:00
 Math Easy Tutoring
Thursday, Feb. 16, 4:00-6:00
Troke Branch Library
On Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays starting August 23, 2016- May 18, 2017, at 4:00-6:00pm, the Margaret Troke Library presents Math Easy Tutoring.

Math Easy tutoring provides free math tutoring to any 6th-12 grade student who is struggling with math.

No sessions will be held...read more
Tween Book Club
4 pm
 Tween Book Club
Thursday, Feb. 16, 4 pm
(January 19, 4 p.m., February 16, 4 p.m., March 16, 4 p.m. April 20, 4 p.m., May 18, 4, p.m., )
Tween Book Club
Tracy Branch Library
Meeting every 3rd Thursday of the month at 4 p.m.  Grades 5
Makerspace
4:00 p.m.
 Makerspace
Thursday, Feb. 16, 4:00 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Want to create or invent your own arts, crafts and tech projects? Drop by the Escalon Branch Library's Makerspace program from 4:00 p.m.-5:30 p.m on Thursdays. Each participant will have access to a variety of arts, crats and tech materials to work with. Ages 10 and older are welcome. 
Maker Space Robotics--Let’s Make Artbots!
4:30 pm
Maker Space Robotics--Let’s Make Artbots!
Thursday, Feb. 16, 4:30 pm
Mountain House Branch Library
Have you ever made an art-making robot? Well, now you can! Come and join us as we explore one way of constructing a robot. Learn about electricity, motors, and circuits while you make an artbot. Materials provided for this free experience are a part of our Makerspace and will remain at the library f...read more
San Joaquin Genealogical Society
5:45 - 7:45 p.m.
San Joaquin Genealogical Society
Thursday, Feb. 16, 5:45 - 7:45 p.m.San Joaquin Genealog
Troke Branch Library
Monthy meeting of the San Joaquin Genealogical Society.

VISITORS ARE WELCOME!
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Preschool Storytime
10:15
 Preschool Storytime
Friday, Feb. 17, 10:15
Weston Ranch Branch Library
For ages 3-5. Stories, songs and crafts. Free!
All About Baby
10:30 a.m.
 All About Baby
Friday, Feb. 17, 10:30 a.m.
Ripon Branch Library
All About Baby is a half-hour program which emphasizes elements that help babies develop. We share simple picturebooks, sing, recite nursery rhymes and have fun. Rhythm, rhyme, stories and music keep babies engaged as they learn. Evrything that we do during All About baby can then be repeated at hom...read more
Free Basic Computer Class: Basic email
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Free Basic Computer Class: Basic email
Friday, Feb. 17, 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.Free Basic Computer
Troke Branch Library
On the third Friday of each month, from 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., the Troke Branch Library presents Free Basic Computer Class: Basic Email. Those with little computer experience are encouraged to join this class. Learn how to create an email account, as well as send and receive emails. No reservation...read more
MakerSpace at the Troke Library
3:00-4:30pm
 MakerSpace at the Troke Library
Friday, Feb. 17, 3:00-4:30pm
Troke Branch Library
On Fridays, starting on January 13- March 31, 2017, at 3:00- 4:30 pm, the Margaret Troke Library presents MakerSpace.

This program is designed to encourage children to create, learn and explore computer coding, electronics, circuit boards, arts and more.

The program is designed...read more
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Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)
Saturday, Feb. 18, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Manteca Branch Library
Volunteers from V.I.T.A. assist patrons with tax preparation and questions. Walk-ins, no appointment.
On Mondays, 12 pm - 5 pm, and Saturdays, 10 am - 5 pm, beginning January 23rd until April 10th.
Must have the following items:
  • Proof of identification (photo ID) ...read more
Genealogy workshop: New Year’s Resolution: Start That Family Tree!
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Genealogy workshop: New Year’s Resolution: Start That Family Tree!
Saturday, Feb. 18, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.Genealogy workshop:
Troke Branch Library
Have you been wanting to trace your roots but keep putting it off? Get started this year. Join us on Saturday, February 18, for some valuable tips on getting started.

This beginners' session will equip you with the basics of sound research methods, helpful tools and websites for begin...read more
Saturday Movie
11:00 a.m.
 Saturday Movie
Saturday, Feb. 18, 11:00 a.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Enjoy a classic movie or a new favorite. Pop corn will be served!
Tracy Adult Book Club
11:00 a.m.
 Tracy Adult Book Club
Saturday, Feb. 18, 11:00 a.m.
(July 16, 11 a.m., August 20, 11 a.m., September 17, 11 a.m., October 15, 11 a.m., November 19, 11 a.m., December 17, 11 a.m., January 21, 11 a.m.)

Tracy Branch Library
The Tracy Adult Book Club meets at the Tracy branch library on the third Saturday of every month. We try to make selections from various book types and genres.  Feel free to join us for our discussion on Saturday. We look forward to seeing you there! December's Book is "...read more
Beginning Python for Adults
2:00 p.m.
 Beginning Python for Adults
Saturday, Feb. 18, 2:00 p.m.
Tracy Branch Library
Python is an easy to learn, powerful programming language.
Paws 4 Reading
3:00
 Paws 4 Reading
Saturday, Feb. 18, 3:00
(Saturday January 21, 3 p.m., Saturday February 18, 3 p.m., Saturday March 18, 3 p.m., Saturday April 15, 3 p.m., Saturday May 20, 3 p.m.)
Paws 4 Reading
Tracy Branch Library
Raising self-esteem for children as they master reading skills.
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CLOSED
 CLOSED
Monday, Feb. 20
Tracy Branch Library
Manteca Monday Lego Club
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
 Manteca Monday Lego Club
Monday, Feb. 20, 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Manteca Branch Library
Bring your imagination and creativity to the Lego Club and build something new and extraordinary!  All supplies will be provided, both Dublex and Legos.
Weston Ranch Knitting & Crocheting
6:30 pm
Weston Ranch Knitting & Crocheting
Monday, Feb. 20, 6:30 pm
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Come and socialize while you work on a new or ongoing project. For beginners to experts, all levels are welcome.
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Ripon TAG Meeting
 Ripon TAG Meeting
Tuesday, Feb. 21
Ripon Branch Library
Interested in teen programming at the Ripon Library? Want to help make better programs? Have suggestions for materials? Need volunteer hours? Join the Ripon Teen Advisory Group and help staff make teen programming and services a better fit for you and your peers! We meet once a month and discuss how...read more
VITA, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
10:00am
VITA, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
Tuesday, Feb. 21, 10:00am
Cesar Chavez Central Library
VITA will be offering free tax services at the Chavez Branch Library starting Tuesday, January 24, 2017, 10am to 5pm.  Please call their office to set an appointment.  The number is (209) 483-4190.  Appointments are required.  The services will be on-going, every Tuesday, up to A...read more
Preschool & Toddler Storytime
10:15 am
 Preschool & Toddler Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 21, 10:15 am
Troke Branch Library
Please join us for preschool & toddler storytime on Tuesdays, at 10:15 am, at the Margaret Troke library.

We will have lots of fun with stories, songs and finger players. There will be a craft or coloring pages and play activities at the end of the storytime for kids to enjoy.
...read more
All About Baby Storytime
10:30 am
 All About Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 21, 10:30 am
(Feb 21, 28, Mar 7, 14, 21, 28; Apr 4, 11, 18, 25; May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30)
All About Baby Story
Tracy Branch Library
It's Baby Storytime at the Tracy Branch! Bring your infant to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun with Ruthanne. Designed for lapsit: 0 to age 2; older siblings welcome! 
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 21, 10:30 a.m.
Ripon Branch Library
Preschool storytime is for children 3-5, but younger siblings are welcome as parents/caregivers must be present.
This 30-40 minute program features reading aloud, movement, fingerplays, songs and fun for all. Once a month, we have special crafts or a simple science-based storytime. There are al...read more
All About Baby Storytime
10:30 am
 All About Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 21, 10:30 am
Manteca Branch Library
Storytime for children 0-2 years of age and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement and lots of fun. 
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 21, 10:30 a.m.
Ripon Branch Library
Weekly storytime for ages 3-5. Half hour program includes sharing picturebooks, songs, fingerplays, active participation and lots of fun. Parent or guardian must stay with children.
Preschool Storytime
11:15 am
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 21, 11:15 am
(Jan 3, 10, 17, 24, 31; Feb 7, 14, 21, 28, Mar 7, 14, 21, 28; Apr 4, 11, 18, 25; May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30)
Preschool Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
It's Preschool Storytime at the Tracy Branch! Bring your preschooler, age 3-5, to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun with Ruthanne. Siblings always welcome! 
Knitting Group
1:00 p.m.
 Knitting Group
Tuesday, Feb. 21, 1:00 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Knit, socialize and share your techniques with others on Tuesdays at 1:00 p.m.at the Escalon Branch Library. This group welcomes knitters of all skills.
Tech Help Tuesday
1:00 pm
 Tech Help Tuesday
Tuesday, Feb. 21, 1:00 pm
Manteca Branch Library
With so many options available for smart phones, tablets, and e-readers, it's easy to get overwhelmed. Your local library staff is here to help! Need assistance with downloading e-books, connecting to social media, or simply understanding how your device works? We'll help you discover how to...read more
Children’s Book Club
3:00 p.m.
 Children’s Book Club
Tuesday, Feb. 21, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
The Children Book Club will be discussing Prince Caspian: The Return to Narnia by C.S. Lewis. Pick up a copy at the library. Snacks will be served. 
Family Game Time!
3:30 p.m.
 Family Game Time!
Tuesday, Feb. 21, 3:30 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Families, come enjoy playing games at various skill levels in the Children's Room! Play games such as Apples to Apples, Battleship, Candy Land, Chutes and Ladders, C...read more
Homework Helpers
4:00pm-6:00pm
 Homework Helpers
Tuesday, Feb. 21, 4:00pm-6:00pm
Troke Branch Library
On Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays starting on August 23, 2016- May 18, 2017, at 4:00-6:00pm, the Margaret Troke Library presents Homework Helpers.
Are you in grades K-5? Do you need help with your homework? Come to the Troke library where our volunteers can assist you in various subjects su...read more
Homework Helpers
4:00-6:00pm
 Homework Helpers
Tuesday, Feb. 21
Troke Branch Library
On Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays starting on August 23, 2016- May 18, 2017, at 4:00-6:00pm, the Margaret Troke Library presents Homework Helpers.

Are you in grades K-5? Do you need help with your homework? Come to the Troke library where our volunteers can assist you in various subje...read more
Math Easy Tutoring
4:00-6:00
 Math Easy Tutoring
Tuesday, Feb. 21, 4:00-6:00
Troke Branch Library
On Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays starting August 23, 2016- May 18, 2017, at 4:00-6:00pm, the Margaret Troke Library presents Math Easy Tutoring.

Math Easy tutoring provides free math tutoring to any 6th-12 grade student who is struggling with math.

No sessions will be held...read more
Teen Arts & Craft: Emoji Pillows
4:00pm
Teen Arts & Craft: Emoji Pillows
Tuesday, Feb. 21, 4:00pmTeen Arts & Craft: E
Tracy Branch Library
For 8th to 12th graders. Let's get crafty! Create your own no-sew emoji pillow. Sign up to guarantee you recieve materials. Drop-ins welcome.
"Think It Ink It - Comix 101" FREE Teen Drawing Program led by Carlos Nieto
4:30pm
"Think It Ink It - Comix 101" FREE Teen Drawing Program led by Carlos Nieto
Tuesday, Feb. 21, 4:30pm
Mountain House Branch Library

Teens and Tweens..............Wanna create your very own comic book? "Think It Ink It" will teach you to do just that! From writing to designing to drawing, every major aspect of t...read more

Preparing Wisely with Community Hospice-Final Decisions
5:00 p.m.
Preparing Wisely with Community Hospice-Final Decisions
Tuesday, Feb. 21, 5:00 p.m.
Ripon Branch Library
It is wise and responsible, as an aging adult, to make your wishes known and document them, should the need arise with illness and compromised communication. Community Hospice educator, JoAnn Lindberg will present an informational session on End of Life Decisions and Advanced Health Care Directives ...read more
Adult Coloring Club
5:30 p.m.
 Adult Coloring Club
Tuesday, Feb. 21, 5:30 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Come and color with us at the Escalon Branch Library on Tuesdays at 5:30 p.m.  Coloring pages from books designed especially for adults as well as coloring pencils and canyons will be provided. Participants are welcome to bring their own materials from home. 
Family Storytime
6:00pm
 Family Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 21, 6:00pm
Tracy Branch Library
Storytime for all age children and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement, and lots of fun. Note: No session on 3/28/17
Family Storytime
6:00 pm
 Family Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 21, 6:00 pm
Mountain House Branch Library
Storytime for all age children and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement and lots of fun. 
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VITA, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
1:00pm
VITA, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
Wednesday, Feb. 22, 1:00pm
Stribley Library
VITA will be offering free tax services at the Stribley Branch Library/Community Center starting Wednesday, January 25, 2017, 1pm to 5pm.  Please call their office to set an appointment.  The number is (209) 483-4190.  Appointments are required.  The services will be on-going, ev...read more
Mountain House Friends of the Library Booksale
1-5pm
Mountain House Friends of the Library Booksale
Wednesday, Feb. 22, 1-5pm
Mountain House Branch Library
The Mountain House Friends of the Library will be holding a booksale from 1-5pm February 22nd, at the MH Library.  The sale will feature books, DVDs, games, toys, posters and more for all ages.  The prices are right for you to get a good deal on everything.  Purchases support the MH F...read more
Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead
1:30 PM
 Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead
Wednesday, Feb. 22, 1:30 PM
Linden Branch Library
Join Linden Public Library for a Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, or Mathematrics themed craft/project every Wednesday at 1:30 PM.
Parent Cafe
1:30
 Parent Cafe
Wednesday, Feb. 22, 1:30
(Feb 8, 15, 22, Mar 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, Apr 5, 12, 19, 26, May 3, 10, 17)

Tracy Branch Library
Free Giveaways! Free Refreshments!/Premios y Rifas! Gratis! Refrescos, Gratis! 

At the Parent Cafe, we share ideas and information that help us take care of ourselves, raise confident children, and build positive relationships with our children./En el Cafe de Padres, compartimos info...read more
Troke Knitters
2:00 - 3:30 p.m.
 Troke Knitters
Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2:00 - 3:30 p.m.Troke Knitters
Troke Branch Library
Every Wednesday from 2:00 - 3:30 p.m. the Margaret K. Troke Branch Library presents "Troke Knitters."
Knitting provides many benefits, such as new friendships and benefits for health issues such as pain, depression and stress relief. Our presenter, Martha E. Zetter, Holistic RN, CRM, ...read more
Building Day: Legos and more!
3:00 p.m.
 Building Day: Legos and more!
Wednesday, Feb. 22, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Use your imagination to create with Legos! Lego Dulpos also available. All ages are welcomed. 
Homework Help (K-12)
3:30pm
 Homework Help (K-12)
Wednesday, Feb. 22, 3:30pmHomework Help (K-12)
Tracy Branch Library
For K-12.
Homework Help provides drop-in homework assistance to K-12 students on Mondays and Wednesdays from 3:30-5:00pm January 4-May 17, 2017. The assistance is provided by teen volunteers and online tutors. Internet, Microsoft Office, and printers are available for students ...read more
First Readers Easy Reader Book Club
3:30pm
First Readers Easy Reader Book Club
Wednesday, Feb. 22, 3:30pm
Mountain House Branch Library
Easy Reader Book Club is for students in grades K - 2nd.  A book is given to each student which they will read at home.  We will then read the book again with the group, discuss the book together and do an activity that relates to the book.Sponsored by Mountain House Friends of the Lib...read more
LEGO Club for Kids
3:30 p.m.
 LEGO Club for Kids
Wednesday, Feb. 22, 3:30 p.m.LEGO Club for Kids
Ripon Branch Library
Lego (TM) Club for Kids is a drop-in program that allows kids to make Lego creations with Legos provided by the library. We give the children a theme to spark their creativity and they can spend an hour building whatever their imagination conjures. It's a fun, non-competative afternoon activity ...read more
Homework Help (K-6)
3:30 p.m.
 Homework Help (K-6)
Wednesday, Feb. 22, 3:30 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teen volunteers provide free, drop-in homework assistance to K-6th grade students on Wednesdays from 3:30-5:30pm starting September 7th.

There will be no Homework Help when Stockton Unifed School District is on break ...read more
Let’s Chat Conversation Club
4:00pm
Let’s Chat Conversation Club
Wednesday, Feb. 22, 4:00pm
Cesar Chavez Central Library
If English is your second language, Let's Chat offers a safe place to practice the English language with other learners. Let's Chat meets every Wednesday from 4:00pm - 5:00pm in the Literacy Department (just past the Circulation Desk).
Teen Library Council (TLC)
4:00pm
 Teen Library Council (TLC)
Wednesday, Feb. 22, 4:00pm
Manteca Branch Library
The TLC is a group of high school students who want to make an impact on their local library.  In the past they have planned a number of programs such as an ongoing SAT workshop, a workshop for the Futre Health Professionals of America academic contest, and Holiday-themed teen programs.  T...read more
Lego Block Party
4:00 -5:00pm
 Lego Block Party
Wednesday, Feb. 22, 4:00 -5:00pm
Troke Branch Library
On Wednesdays from 4:00pm- 5:00pm, the Margaret Troke presents Lego Block Party. Bring your imagination and have fun building with Legos, Duplos and other building materials.

All materials will be provided by the library. Lego Block Party is for children ages 3 & up.

 
Homework Helpers
4:00pm-6:00pm
 Homework Helpers
Wednesday, Feb. 22, 4:00pm-6:00pm
Troke Branch Library
On Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays starting on August 23, 2016- May 18, 2017, at 4:00-6:00pm, the Margaret Troke Library presents Homework Helpers.
Are you in grades K-5? Do you need help with your homework? Come to the Troke library where our volunteers can assist you in various subjects su...read more
Math Easy Tutoring
4:00-6:00
 Math Easy Tutoring
Wednesday, Feb. 22, 4:00-6:00
Troke Branch Library
On Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays starting August 23, 2016- May 18, 2017, at 4:00-6:00pm, the Margaret Troke Library presents Math Easy Tutoring.

Math Easy tutoring provides free math tutoring to any 6th-12 grade student who is struggling with math.

No sessions will be held...read more
Free Kids and Teens Art Classes with Art Expressions of San Joaquin
4 pm
Free Kids and Teens Art Classes with Art Expressions of San Joaquin
Wednesday, Feb. 22, 4 pm
(Thursdays, February 8 & 22, March 8, 15 & 22)

Weston Ranch Branch Library
Kids and teens ages 8-15 will spend five sessions learning drawing techniques with markers and colored pencils. Local artist Matthew Blacconiere will help students build their confidence and learn to see the world with an artist's eye. 

Limit 12 participants. Sign up in person at...read more
Easy Chapter Book Readers Book Club
4:15pm
Easy Chapter Book Readers Book Club
Wednesday, Feb. 22, 4:15pm
Mountain House Branch Library
Easy Chapter Books Book Club is for students in grades 2nd-5th grades.  A book is given to each student which they will read at home.  We will then discuss the book together and do an activity when we meet.Sponsored by Mountain House Friends of the Library.
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Path to the Future: DIY
 Path to the Future: DIY
Thursday, Feb. 23,
Cesar Chavez Central Library
We are offering up to 20 teens the opportunity to participate in a series of 8 workshops that will develop leadership skills, discuss college and career information, hear motivational speakers, and meet local community leaders that can answer their question and provide one-on-one mentorships.
<...read more
Free Computer Classes for Teens & Adults
10:30 - 12:00 p.m.
Free Computer Classes for Teens & Adults
Thursday, Feb. 23, 10:30 - 12:00 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
The Cesar Chavez Library will be offering FREE computer classes for teens & adults on the following dates and time: • Downloading eBooks and eAudiobooks from the OverDrive - Thursday January 5, 2017 from 10:30 a.m to 12:00 p.m.
• Basic computer Skills - Thursday January 12
...read more
VITA, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
10:00am
VITA, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
Thursday, Feb. 23, 10:00am
Tracy Branch Library
VITA will be offering free tax services at the Tracy Branch Library starting Thursday, January 26, 2017, 10am to 7pm.  Please call their office to set an appointment.  The number is (209) 483-4190.  Appointments are required.  The services will be on-going, every Thursday, up to ...read more
Preschool Storytime
10:00 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Feb. 23, 10:00 a.m.
(Thursdays at 10:00, Feb.1 - May 18, 2017)

Maya Angelou Branch Library
On Thursdays, from Febuary 1 - May 18, 2017, at 10:00 a.m., the Maya Angelou Branch Library presents Preschool Storytime. This is a weekly storytime for age...read more
Toddler/Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Toddler/Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Feb. 23, 10:30 a.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Escalon Branch Library is hosting Toddler and Preschool Storytime on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Come and enjoy great stories, crafts and playtime. 
All About Baby Storytime
10:30 am
 All About Baby Storytime
Thursday, Feb. 23, 10:30 am
Mountain House Branch Library
Special baby storytime for newborn to 18 months old and their caregivers, includes simple rhymes, activities, and books to encourage intellectual and social growth.
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Feb. 23, 10:30 a.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Storytime for preschoolers and their parents/caregivers is held every week on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Join us for fun stories, rhymes, songs and movement and develop early literacy skills in your young children!<...read more
Preschool Storytime
10:30 am
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Feb. 23, 10:30 am
Manteca Branch Library
Storytime for children 2-5 years of age and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement and lots of fun. 
All About Baby
10:30 a.m.
 All About Baby
Thursday, Feb. 23, 10:30 a.m.
Ripon Branch Library
All About Baby is a half-hour program which emphasizes elements that help babies develop. We share simple picturebooks, sing, recite nursery rhymes and have fun. Rhythm, rhyme, stories and music keep babies engaged as they learn. Evrything that we do during All About baby can then be repeated at hom...read more
Preschool Storytime
11:15 am
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Feb. 23, 11:15 am
Mountain House Branch Library
Storytime for preschoolers and their parents/caregivers features stories, songs, fingerplays, movement and lots of fun. Lasts approximately 30 minutes.
Lathrop Story Time "Elephants"
1:30 PM
 Lathrop Story Time "Elephants"
Thursday, Feb. 23, 1:30 PM
Lathrop Branch Library
Preschool storytimes are designed for toddlers and preschoolers and feature 30 minutes of stories, fingerplays, and STEAM-related activities and crafts. 
 
Teen Movie
3:00 p.m.
 Teen Movie
Thursday, Feb. 23, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Watch the coolest teen movies at your library! All you can eat popcorn too!
Full STEAM Ahead: ART!
3:30 p.m.
 Full STEAM Ahead: ART!
Thursday, Feb. 23, 3:30 p.m.
Ripon Branch Library
For the next few months on the fourth Thursday, we have a S.T.E.A.M. program planned that will focus on the A—the A that stands for ART! Learn about various art techniques, principles, and concepts during this STEAM-driven art program. Learning about art gives us tools that will help us as we ...read more
Homework Helpers
4:00pm-6:00pm
 Homework Helpers
Thursday, Feb. 23, 4:00pm-6:00pm
Troke Branch Library
On Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays starting on August 23, 2016- May 18, 2017, at 4:00-6:00pm, the Margaret Troke Library presents Homework Helpers.
Are you in grades K-5? Do you need help with your homework? Come to the Troke library where our volunteers can assist you in various subjects su...read more
Math Easy Tutoring
4:00-6:00
 Math Easy Tutoring
Thursday, Feb. 23, 4:00-6:00
Troke Branch Library
On Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays starting August 23, 2016- May 18, 2017, at 4:00-6:00pm, the Margaret Troke Library presents Math Easy Tutoring.

Math Easy tutoring provides free math tutoring to any 6th-12 grade student who is struggling with math.

No sessions will be held...read more
Kids DIY Make & Take Crafternoon
4:00pm
Kids DIY Make & Take Crafternoon
Thursday, Feb. 23, 4:00pm
(Thursdays, Jan 26, Feb 23, March 23, April 13 4 pm )

Tracy Branch Library
Come join us to make a simple craft or two, using a wide selection of craft materials! Drop in and make only one or two crafts, or stay the entire hour and let your imagination be your guide. 
Makerspace
4:00 p.m.
 Makerspace
Thursday, Feb. 23, 4:00 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Want to create or invent your own arts, crafts and tech projects? Drop by the Escalon Branch Library's Makerspace program from 4:00 p.m.-5:30 p.m on Thursdays. Each participant will have access to a variety of arts, crats and tech materials to work with. Ages 10 and older are welcome. 
Wild Things Inc.
6:00-7:00pm
 Wild Things Inc.
Thursday, Feb. 23, 6:00-7:00pm
Troke Branch Library
On Thursday, February 23, 2017 at 6:00pm, the Margaret Troke presents "Wild Things Inc".

Wild Things Inc. provides a home for displaced animals and share these animals as wildlife ambassadors to teach conservation and appreciation for the earth's wildlife.

In this...read more
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Preschool Storytime
10:15
 Preschool Storytime
Friday, Feb. 24, 10:15
Weston Ranch Branch Library
For ages 3-5. Stories, songs and crafts. Free!
Crafty Fridays--Make Your Own Beaded Earrings!
10:30 am
Crafty Fridays--Make Your Own Beaded Earrings!
Friday, Feb. 24, 10:30 am
Mountain House Branch Library
Learn how to string seed beads onto beading wire to make a pair of pretty earrings. Many colors to choose from. Please sign up at the front desk or call 937-8221 and ask for staff at Mountain House.
Free Basic Computer Class: Beginning Microsoft Word
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Free Basic Computer Class: Beginning Microsoft Word
Friday, Feb. 24, 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.Free Basic Computer
Troke Branch Library
Students learn basic document writing on Microsoft Word and other useful tips (how to save on a flash drive, save in a different version of Word, simple formatting skills) to help them with their word processing.
We welcome those with little or no computer experience.  NO RESERVATIONS NEED...read more
MakerSpace at the Troke Library
3:00-4:30pm
 MakerSpace at the Troke Library
Friday, Feb. 24, 3:00-4:30pm
Troke Branch Library
On Fridays, starting on January 13- March 31, 2017, at 3:00- 4:30 pm, the Margaret Troke Library presents MakerSpace.

This program is designed to encourage children to create, learn and explore computer coding, electronics, circuit boards, arts and more.

The program is designed...read more
Tween Craft @ MakerSpace: Emoji Pillows
3:30pm
Tween Craft @ MakerSpace: Emoji Pillows
Friday, Feb. 24, 3:30pmTween Craft @ MakerS
Tracy Branch Library
For 5th to 7th graders. Create your own no-sew emoji pillow. All materials supplied. Sign up in person or by phone to guarantee you get supplies. Drop-ins welcome.
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Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)
Saturday, Feb. 25, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Manteca Branch Library
Volunteers from V.I.T.A. assist patrons with tax preparation and questions. Walk-ins, no appointment.
On Mondays, 12 pm - 5 pm, and Saturdays, 10 am - 5 pm, beginning January 23rd until April 10th.
Must have the following items:
  • Proof of identification (photo ID) ...read more
Saturday Movie
11:00 a.m.
 Saturday Movie
Saturday, Feb. 25, 11:00 a.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Enjoy a classic movie or a new favorite. Pop corn will be served!
Magic The Gathering
3:00pm
 Magic The Gathering
Saturday, Feb. 25, 3:00pmMagic The Gathering
Tracy Branch Library
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!
Text @tracyteens to 81010 to reci...read more
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Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)
Monday, Feb. 27, 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Manteca Branch Library
Volunteers from V.I.T.A. assist patrons with tax preparation and questions. Walk-ins, no appointment.
On Mondays, 12 pm - 5 pm, and Saturdays, 10 am - 5 pm, beginning January 23rd until April 10th.

Must have the following items:
  • Proof of identification (photo ID)...read more
Book to Art Club
12:30 PM
 Book to Art Club
Monday, Feb. 27, 12:30 PMBook to Art Club
Linden Branch Library
Enjoy light refreshments, book discussion, and an art project based on the book's themes. Art supplies will be provided. This month's book is The Night Circus by Erin Morgenste...read more
Easy Reader Book Club
3:00 pm
 Easy Reader Book Club
Monday, Feb. 27, 3:00 pm
Tracy Branch Library
Easy Reader Book Club is for students in grades K - 2nd.  A book is given to each student which they will read at home.  We will then discuss the book together and do an activity when we meet.

No book club Monday, March 27.
Homework Help (K-12)
3:30pm
 Homework Help (K-12)
Monday, Feb. 27, 3:30pmHomework Help (K-12)
Tracy Branch Library
For K-12.
Homework Help provides drop-in homework assistance to K-12 students on Mondays and Wednesdays from 3:30-5:00pm January 4-May 17, 2017. The assistance is provided by teen volunteers and online tutors. Internet, Microsoft Office, and printers are available for students ...read more
Easy Chapter Books Book Club
3:30
 Easy Chapter Books Book Club
Monday, Feb. 27, 3:30
Tracy Branch Library
Easy Chapter Books Book Club is for students in grades 2nd-5th grades.  A book is given to each student which they will read at home.  We will then discuss the book together and do an activity when we meet.

No Monday book club on Mar 27. 
Manteca Monday Lego Club
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
 Manteca Monday Lego Club
Monday, Feb. 27, 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Manteca Branch Library
Bring your imagination and creativity to the Lego Club and build something new and extraordinary!  All supplies will be provided, both Dublex and Legos.
Lego Building Fun!
4:00pm
 Lego Building Fun!
Monday, Feb. 27, 4:00pm
Mountain House Branch Library
Come have fun constructing lego buildings, machines, and more at our Lego Building Fun Program.  This program is for 5 year olds and above.  Once we get enough larger Lego/Duplo donations we will open the fun to younger children.
Weston Ranch Knitting & Crocheting
6:30 pm
Weston Ranch Knitting & Crocheting
Monday, Feb. 27, 6:30 pm
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Come and socialize while you work on a new or ongoing project. For beginners to experts, all levels are welcome.
Chavez Financial Literacy Workshop
6:30 p.m.
Chavez Financial Literacy Workshop
Monday, Feb. 27, 6:30 p.m.Chavez Financial Lit
Cesar Chavez Central Library
On Monday, February 27, 2017, at 6:30 p.m., the Cesar Chavez Central Library presents a Financial Literacy Workshop. Stockton Impact Corps’ personal money courses help to take some of the uncertainty out of managin...read more
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Genealogy Helpers
10:00 am
 Genealogy Helpers
Tuesday, Feb. 28, 10:00 am
(First and last Tuesdays of each month, 10 am - 1 pm)

Cesar Chavez Central Library
Volunteers from the San Joaquin Genealogical Society are available to help with your family history questions.  The volunteers are at the Chavez Central Library on the first and last Tuesday of each month, 10 am til 1 pm.  You can find them in the Genealogy Section on the top floor of the ...read more
VITA, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
10:00am
VITA, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
Tuesday, Feb. 28, 10:00am
Cesar Chavez Central Library
VITA will be offering free tax services at the Chavez Branch Library starting Tuesday, January 24, 2017, 10am to 5pm.  Please call their office to set an appointment.  The number is (209) 483-4190.  Appointments are required.  The services will be on-going, every Tuesday, up to A...read more
Preschool & Toddler Storytime
10:15 am
 Preschool & Toddler Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 28, 10:15 am
Troke Branch Library
Please join us for preschool & toddler storytime on Tuesdays, at 10:15 am, at the Margaret Troke library.

We will have lots of fun with stories, songs and finger players. There will be a craft or coloring pages and play activities at the end of the storytime for kids to enjoy.
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All About Baby Storytime
10:30 am
 All About Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 28, 10:30 am
(Feb 21, 28, Mar 7, 14, 21, 28; Apr 4, 11, 18, 25; May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30)
All About Baby Story
Tracy Branch Library
It's Baby Storytime at the Tracy Branch! Bring your infant to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun with Ruthanne. Designed for lapsit: 0 to age 2; older siblings welcome! 
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 28, 10:30 a.m.
Ripon Branch Library
Preschool storytime is for children 3-5, but younger siblings are welcome as parents/caregivers must be present.
This 30-40 minute program features reading aloud, movement, fingerplays, songs and fun for all. Once a month, we have special crafts or a simple science-based storytime. There are al...read more
All About Baby Storytime
10:30 am
 All About Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 28, 10:30 am
Manteca Branch Library
Storytime for children 0-2 years of age and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement and lots of fun. 
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 28, 10:30 a.m.
Ripon Branch Library
Weekly storytime for ages 3-5. Half hour program includes sharing picturebooks, songs, fingerplays, active participation and lots of fun. Parent or guardian must stay with children.
Preschool Storytime
11:15 am
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 28, 11:15 am
(Jan 3, 10, 17, 24, 31; Feb 7, 14, 21, 28, Mar 7, 14, 21, 28; Apr 4, 11, 18, 25; May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30)
Preschool Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
It's Preschool Storytime at the Tracy Branch! Bring your preschooler, age 3-5, to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun with Ruthanne. Siblings always welcome! 
Knitting Group
1:00 p.m.
 Knitting Group
Tuesday, Feb. 28, 1:00 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Knit, socialize and share your techniques with others on Tuesdays at 1:00 p.m.at the Escalon Branch Library. This group welcomes knitters of all skills.
Tech Help Tuesday
1:00 pm
 Tech Help Tuesday
Tuesday, Feb. 28, 1:00 pm
Manteca Branch Library
With so many options available for smart phones, tablets, and e-readers, it's easy to get overwhelmed. Your local library staff is here to help! Need assistance with downloading e-books, connecting to social media, or simply understanding how your device works? We'll help you discover how to...read more
LEGO® Building Club
3:30
 LEGO® Building Club
Tuesday, Feb. 28, 3:30LEGO® Building C
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Kids and caregivers, come join us as we have fun building and playing with LEGO® and DUPLO® bricks. The library provides the LEGO® and DUPLO® bricks, you provide the creativity! We’ll display your creations online or in the Children’s Room. read more
Homework Helpers
4:00pm-6:00pm
 Homework Helpers
Tuesday, Feb. 28, 4:00pm-6:00pm
Troke Branch Library
On Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays starting on August 23, 2016- May 18, 2017, at 4:00-6:00pm, the Margaret Troke Library presents Homework Helpers.
Are you in grades K-5? Do you need help with your homework? Come to the Troke library where our volunteers can assist you in various subjects su...read more
Math Easy Tutoring
4:00-6:00
 Math Easy Tutoring
Tuesday, Feb. 28, 4:00-6:00
Troke Branch Library
On Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays starting August 23, 2016- May 18, 2017, at 4:00-6:00pm, the Margaret Troke Library presents Math Easy Tutoring.

Math Easy tutoring provides free math tutoring to any 6th-12 grade student who is struggling with math.

No sessions will be held...read more
Teen Book Club
4:00 p.m.
 Teen Book Club
Tuesday, Feb. 28, 4:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
The Teen Book Club will be meeting to discuss The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie Pick up your copy at the library. Snacks will be provided. 
Lego Club
4 pm
 Lego Club
Tuesday, Feb. 28, 4 pm
(Tuesdays January 17 & 31, February 14 & 28)

Weston Ranch Branch Library
Come to our Lego Club, and let your imagination run wild. Build something new every week. We provide the Legos, you provide the creativity!
Teen Advisory Group (TAG) Meeting
4:00pm
Teen Advisory Group (TAG) Meeting
Tuesday, Feb. 28, 4:00pmTeen Advisory Group
Tracy Branch Library
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. Note: No meeti...read more
Teen Advisory Group Meeting
4:30-5:30 p.m.
 Teen Advisory Group Meeting
Tuesday, Feb. 28, 4:30-5:30 p.m.Teen Advisory Group
Troke Branch Library

Join the Teen Advisory Group & help enhance the teen presence in our library!

     *  Assist in planning exciting teen programs!
     *  Advise staff on library purchases of teen books & more.
     *  Make...read more
A Story to Tell: Black History Month Celebration
5:00 p.m.
A Story to Tell: Black History Month Celebration
Tuesday, Feb. 28, 5:00 p.m.
Maya Angelou Branch Library
On Tuesday, February 28, at 5:00 p.m., the Maya Angelou Branch Library presents "A Story to Tell: A Black History Month Celebration". Join us for a celebration of African American history for all ages. Children and families can enjoy hands-on activities, including an interactive skit, poet...read more
Family Storytime
6:00pm
 Family Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 28, 6:00pm
Tracy Branch Library
Storytime for all age children and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement, and lots of fun. Note: No session on 3/28/17
Family Storytime
6:00 pm
 Family Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 28, 6:00 pm
Mountain House Branch Library
Storytime for all age children and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement and lots of fun. 
    
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