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Mountain House Library CLOSED 6/2019-3/2020 Due to Road Construction.
Mountain House Library CLOSED 6/2019-3/2020 Due to Road Construction.
Saturday, Feb. 1
Mountain House Branch Library
The Mountain House Library will be closed from 6/2019-3/2020 due to road construction and the library move. Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.  The library will still be providing programs in Mountain House.  Please check the online events calendars for program dates, times and lo...read more
League of Women Voters’ Candidate Forum
10:30am
League of Women Voters’ Candidate Forum
Saturday, Feb. 1, 10:30amLeague of Women Vote
Tracy Branch Library
For Adults. A 50-minute Q&A panel forum with Candidates for San Joaquin County Supervisor 5th District
Preschool Storytime!
10:30 AM
 Preschool Storytime!
Saturday, Feb. 1, 10:30 AMPreschool Storytime!
Linden Branch Library
Join us for songs and a storytime at the Linden Library!
VITA Tax Help
10 am - 4:30 pm
 VITA Tax Help
Saturday, Feb. 1, 10 am - 4:30 pm
(Saturdays at 10 a.m., Feb 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29, March 7, 14, 21, & 28, April 11)

Manteca Branch Library
The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program is a free tax help service available at the Manteca Library on Fridays and Saturdays from 10 am - 4:30 pm. No appointment is needed and services are first-come, first-serve. This program will be offered weekly from February 1st through April 11th. E...read more
DIY Travel Tic Tac Toe Set
11:00am
 DIY Travel Tic Tac Toe Set
Saturday, Feb. 1, 11:00amDIY Travel Tic Tac T
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Make your own one of a kind tic tac toe set
DIY Travel Tic Tac Toe Set
11:00 am
 DIY Travel Tic Tac Toe Set
Saturday, Feb. 1, 11:00 amDIY Travel Tic Tac T
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Make your own one of a kind tic tac toe set
All Ages Coloring Club
11:00am
 All Ages Coloring Club
Saturday, Feb. 1, 11:00amAll Ages Coloring Cl
Stribley Micro Library
Bond with your kiddos or relax on your own. You set the pace for Coloring club!
Bag of Hearts
11:00 am
 Bag of Hearts
Saturday, Feb. 1, 11:00 amBag of Hearts
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Join us as me make tote bags fit for this love-ly time of year!
Family Storytime
11:30 am
 Family Storytime
Saturday, Feb. 1, 11:30 amFamily Storytime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Storytime for all ages with stories, poetry, songs, and so much more.
Saturday Movie
12:00 p.m.
 Saturday Movie
Saturday, Feb. 1, 12:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Watch a classic film or new favorite every Saturday. Snacks will be provided. 
Exploring the MakerSpace Room
1:00 - 4:00 pm
 Exploring the MakerSpace Room
Saturday, Feb. 1, 1:00 - 4:00 pmExploring the MakerS
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teens and adults,You're invited to the MakerSpace room located on the 2nd floor at the Cesar Chavez Central Library, where you can explore high tech equipment like 3D printers (MakerBot Replicator), virtual reality headset and gear (Oculus Rift), electronic cutting machine (Cricut), el...read more
Needlepoint 101 (REGISTER)
1:00pm
 Needlepoint 101 (REGISTER)
Saturday, Feb. 1, 1:00pmNeedlepoint 101 (REG
Tracy Branch Library
For teens and adults. Learn the basics of needlepoint. All materials supplied. Space is limited. Priority is given to those who register in person, phone (866-805-7323), or online starting Jan 18, 2019. 
Lego Block Party
2-3 pm
 Lego Block Party
Saturday, Feb. 1, 2-3 pmLego Block Party
Troke Branch Library
Kids can play & build with Legos and Duplos. For ages 3 & older.
TinkerSpace & Tech Time
2:30 p.m.
 TinkerSpace & Tech Time
Saturday, Feb. 1, 2:30 p.m.TinkerSpace & Tech T
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Do you like putting things together and taking them apart? Kids ages 3 through 12, and their caregivers, are invited to tinker with technology and building tools — including coding and circuitry — in this hands-on free play program.  
Meditation for Relaxation and Stress-Reduction
3:15 pm
Meditation for Relaxation and Stress-Reduction
Saturday, Feb. 1, 3:15 pm
(Saturday Feb. 1, 3:15 pm, March 14, 3:15 pm, April 25, 3:15 pm)
Meditation for Relax
Tracy Branch Library
Come join these meditation sessions led by experienced meditation teachers.
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Preschool & Toddler Storytime
10:15 am
 Preschool & Toddler Storytime
Monday, Feb. 3, 10:15 am
(Mondays & Tuesdays/ 10:15am)
Preschool & Toddler
Troke Branch Library
Please join us for a storytime on Mondays & Tuesdays at 10:15am. We will have lots of fun with stories, songs and finger plays. Name tags are given to kids starting 10:00am. 
Stay & Play For Toddlers & Preschoolers
10:45-11:15am
Stay & Play For Toddlers & Preschoolers
Monday, Feb. 3, 10:45-11:15amStay & Play For Todd
Troke Branch Library
On Mondays & Tuesdays from 10:45am-11:15am.
Study Buddies
2:30-4:00 PM
 Study Buddies
Monday, Feb. 3, 2:30-4:00 PMStudy Buddies
Fair Oaks Library
Drop in after school and improve your reading skills by reading to a volunteer, finishing your homework, or just studying to get ahead!For students K-5th grade.
Monday Easy Reader Book Club [REGISTER]
3:00pm
Monday Easy Reader Book Club [REGISTER]
Monday, Feb. 3, 3:00pm
(Dates: Jan 13, 27, 3:00pm / Feb 3, 24, 3:00pm / Mar 9, 23, 3:00pm / April 13, 27, 3:00pm / May 4, 18, 3:00pm)
Monday Easy Reader B
Tracy Branch Library
Ideal for Grades K-2. Improve reading comprehension skills by discussing a new book each session. Craft activity included.  Participants are encouraged to attend all sessions.Get the first book from the checkout desk.Dates:Jan 13, 27, 3:00pmFeb 3, 24, 3:00pmMar 9, 23, 3:00pmApril 13, 27, 3:00pm...read more

English Conversation Club
3:30 to 5 pm
 English Conversation Club
Monday, Feb. 3, 3:30 to 5 pmEnglish Conversation
Troke Branch Library
Come to the English Conversation Club to practice your English skills in a fun and low-key setting.This is a free program, and all English-learners are welcome. 
Monday Series Book Club [REGISTER]
3:30pm
Monday Series Book Club [REGISTER]
Monday, Feb. 3, 3:30pm
(Dates: Jan 13, 27, 3:30pm / Feb 3, 24, 3:30pm / Mar 9, 23, 3:30pm / April 13, 27, 3:30pm / May 4, 18, 3:30pm)
Monday Series Book C
Tracy Branch Library
Ideal for Grades 3-5. Improve reading comprehension skills by discussing a new book each session. Craft activity included.  Participants are encouraged to attend all sessions.Get the first book from the checkout desk.Dates:Jan 13, 27, 3:30pmFeb 3, 24, 3:30pmMar 9, 23, 3:30pmApril 13, 27, 3:30pm...read more

Homework Help
3:30pm
 Homework Help
Monday, Feb. 3, 3:30pmHomework Help
Tracy Branch Library
Free, drop-in homework help for K-12 student provided by volunteers and online tutors. Computers with Microsoft Office and internet available for use. Mondays & Wednesday 3:30-5:00pm. Fall Dates: January 13 - May 13, 2020. No sessions 1/20, 2/10, 2/17, 3/30, 4/1, 4/13, 4/15.If you wish to become...read more
Chess Club
4:00 p.m.
 Chess Club
Monday, Feb. 3, 4:00 p.m.
Ripon Branch Library
If you like to play chess, would like to learn to play, or enjoy playing with others, then you will love our chess club!  All levels of experience are welcome.  For kids age 9 and up, teens, and adults.  Mondays from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Maker Monday
4:00 pm
 Maker Monday
Monday, Feb. 3, 4:00 pm
Manteca Branch Library
Explore a wide variety of maker-style crafts and activities, such as Legos, Marble Runs, Do-it-Yourself Crafts, and much more. Each program will offer a variety of activities and all supplies will be provided. For people of all ages.
Exploring the MakerSpace Room
4 - 7 PM
 Exploring the MakerSpace Room
Monday, Feb. 3, 4 - 7 PMExploring the MakerS
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teens and adults,You're invited to the MakerSpace room located on the 2nd floor at the Cesar Chavez Central Library, where you can explore high tech equipment like 3D printers (MakerBot Replicator), virtual reality headset and gear (Oculus Rift), electronic cutting machine (Cricut), el...read more
Chess Club
5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
 Chess Club
Monday, Feb. 3, 5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.Chess Club
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Youth of all skill levels are welcome to learn and play chess every Monday from 5:30 to 6:30 in the Chavez Children's Program Room. Join us for some fun and challenge your friends to a game. 
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Bookmobile at Wicklund Park
10:00am
 Bookmobile at Wicklund Park
Tuesday, Feb. 4, 10:00am
Mountain House Branch Library
The Bookmobile will be at Wicklund Park every Tuesday from 10:00am-11:00am while the MH Library is closed.  This traveling branch library carries books and other library materials for all ages and interests.  Library staff will help you find materials to read, take special requests, and an...read more
Genealogy Helpers
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
 Genealogy Helpers
Tuesday, Feb. 4, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
(First & last Tuesdays, 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.  You can find them in the Genealogy Section on the top floor of the Library. 
VITA Free Tax Services
10am-7pm
 VITA Free Tax Services
Tuesday, Feb. 4, 10am-7pm
Cesar Chavez Central Library
On Tuesdays from 10am - 7pm VITA will be at the Chavez Library to help in preparing your taxes.  Appointments are needed.  Call 209-483-4190 to make an appointment.  The program starts January 28th and runs through April 7th.
Baby Storytime
10:30am
 Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 4, 10:30amBaby Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
Ages 0-2. Bring your infant to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun. Designed for lapsit. Older siblings welcome! 
Preschool Storytime
10:30 am
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 4, 10:30 am
Ripon Branch Library
It's Preschool Storytime at the Ripon Library!  Bring your preschoolers to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and a very fun time.  For ages 3-5; older siblings welcome.
All About Baby Storytime
10:30 am
 All About Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 4, 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.
Chavez Book Club
10:30 am
 Chavez Book Club
Tuesday, Feb. 4, 10:30 am
(Tuesdays, January 21 & February 4, 10:30 am)
Chavez Book Club
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Come join the discussion. Our selection for February is Strength in What Remains, by Tracy Kidder. Kidder, winner of the Pulitzer Prize and author of the bestsellers The Soul of a New Machine, House, and the enduring classic Mountains Beyond Mountains, has been described by the Baltimore Sun as the ...read more
Preschool Playtime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Playtime
Tuesday, Feb. 4, 10:30 a.m.Preschool Playtime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Caregivers, bring your preschoolers every Tuesday from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Have lots of fun playing with friends new and old when we bring out different types of toys each week. Caregivers must stay with children.There will be no Preschool Playtime&n...read more
What’s Growing On: Flower Balls
10:30am
What’s Growing On: Flower Balls
Tuesday, Feb. 4, 10:30amWhat’s Growing
Stribley Micro Library
Make a "Kissing Ball" with silk flowers!
Stay & Play For Toddlers & Preschoolers
10:45-11:15am
Stay & Play For Toddlers & Preschoolers
Tuesday, Feb. 4, 10:45-11:15amStay & Play For Todd
Troke Branch Library
On Mondays & Tuesdays from 10:45am-11:15am.
Preschool Storytime
11:15am
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 4, 11:15amPreschool Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
Ages 3-5. Bring your preschooler to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun; older siblings welcome! 
Tech Know-How
1:00 - 5:00 pm
 Tech Know-How
Tuesday, Feb. 4, 1:00 - 5:00 pm
Lathrop Branch Library
Drop-in tech help for simple questions with help from patient, friendly staff. Bringing your own device is recommended!
DIY Jewelry Boxes
1:00pm
 DIY Jewelry Boxes
Tuesday, Feb. 4, 1:00pmDIY Jewelry Boxes
Stribley Micro Library
Make a box to keep your treasures in or give as a gift
Exploring the MakerSpace Room
2:00 - 5:00 pm
 Exploring the MakerSpace Room
Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2:00 - 5:00 pmExploring the MakerS
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teens and adults,You're invited to the MakerSpace room located on the 2nd floor at the Cesar Chavez Central Library, where you can explore high tech equipment like 3D printers (MakerBot Replicator), virtual reality headset and gear (Oculus Rift), electronic cutting machine (Cricut), el...read more
Books in the Barnyard
3:00-4:00 PM
 Books in the Barnyard
Tuesday, Feb. 4, 3:00-4:00 PMBooks in the Barnyar
Fair Oaks Library
Come practice your reading skills with a friend from Harvest Home Animal Sanctuary!
Lego Club
3:00 p.m.
 Lego Club
Tuesday, Feb. 4, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Build with Legos and more!
Happy Something Day: BHM Space Explorers
3:30 pm
Happy Something Day: BHM Space Explorers
Tuesday, Feb. 4, 3:30 pmHappy Something Day:
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Celebrate a holiday each month with the Library! This Month we will celebrate Black History Month and the contributions of Mae Jemison to space exploration!
Make Your Own Moisturizer
3:30 pm
 Make Your Own Moisturizer
Tuesday, Feb. 4, 3:30 pmMake Your Own Moistu
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Make a dreamy, scented moisturizer from scratch
English Conversation Club
4-5 pm
 English Conversation Club
Tuesday, Feb. 4, 4-5 pm
Maya Angelou Branch Library
A fun, stimulating program for people who can speak some  English but want to get better at conversational English.
Teen Game Day
4:00pm
 Teen Game Day
Tuesday, Feb. 4, 4:00pmTeen Game Day
Tracy Branch Library
For Grades 8-12. Play video games, board games, card games, and eat snacks. ​Text @tracyteens to 81010 for weekly text reminders about teen programs. 
Home Work Helpers
4-6pm
 Home Work Helpers
Tuesday, Feb. 4, 4-6pmHome Work Helpers
Troke Branch Library
Need help with homework?Bring your homework to the library to get help. Homework Helpers program is for Kindergarten- 5th grade students.Homework Helpers program is on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays from 4-6 pm. 
Math Easy Tutoring
4-6pm
 Math Easy Tutoring
Tuesday, Feb. 4, 4-6pmMath Easy Tutoring
Troke Branch Library
Free Math Tutoring for grades 6-12.Math Easy Tutoring program is on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays from 4-6 pm. 
Sand Art Bottles at MH Firehouse
4:00pm
Sand Art Bottles at MH Firehouse
Tuesday, Feb. 4, 4:00pmSand Art Bottles at
Mountain House Branch Library
Join us to make a beautiful multicolored sand bottle.  Youngest recommended age is 6, due to complexity of project. Younger children are welcome, but they must be accompanied by a parent/guardian who can assist them. All materials provided. First come, first serve. Craft program held ...read more
WR Knitters & Crocheters
4:30PM
 WR Knitters & Crocheters
Tuesday, Feb. 4, 4:30PMWR Knitters & Croche
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Bring a project to our knitting and crocheting group!  Come and socialize while you work on a new or ongoing project.  From beginners to experts, all levels are welcome.  Exchange ideas and learn new techniques as you get to know one another and work on your creations. 
Teen Advisory Group Meeting
5:00pm
 Teen Advisory Group Meeting
Tuesday, Feb. 4, 5:00pmTeen Advisory Group
Tracy Branch Library
Brainstorming. Event planning. Snacks.Would you like to help plan teen programs for the library? Join the 2019-2020 Teen Advisory Group!Requirements:*Must be 14 or older*Must complete a volunteer application & fingerprinting*Must be available to attend 2019-2020 TAG meetings (typically 1st Tuesd...read more
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CookBook Club
11:30 a.m.
 CookBook Club
Wednesday, Feb. 5, 11:30 a.m.CookBook Club
Escalon Branch Library
Please note that the CookBook Club is changing dates! We will now be meeting on the first Wednesday of every month!Love cooking and trying out different recipes? Want to share your favorite culinary masterpieces or family favorites while taste testing new concoctions? Join the Escalon Library CookBo...read more
Sensory Storytime
1:00 pm
 Sensory Storytime
Wednesday, Feb. 5, 1:00 pmSensory Storytime
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Designed for our young patrons with special needs, this storytime is sure to Engage!
Gadget Clinic
1:00 p.m.
 Gadget Clinic
Wednesday, Feb. 5, 1:00 p.m.Gadget Clinic
Escalon Branch Library
Trouble with technology? We can help answer your questions about email, laptops, tablets, iPads, and other electronic gadgets. Stop by the Escalon Public Library Wednesdays between 1pm-6pm for all of your gadget needs.   
Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead
1:30 PM
 Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead
Wednesday, Feb. 5, 1:30 PMFull S.T.E.A.M. Ahea
Linden Branch Library
Come to the Linden Branch Library for a S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Mathematic) themed craft.
Knitters Club
2 pm to 3:30 pm
 Knitters Club
Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2 pm to 3:30 pmKnitters Club
Troke Branch Library
Every Wednesday from 2:00 - 3:30 p.m. The Knitters Club  gathers primarily to make knitted goods suitable for charitable causes in our community. Participants may keep their products for their own use or donate them to one of these charitable causes. 
Makerspace
3:00 p.m.
 Makerspace
Wednesday, Feb. 5, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Create what ever your mind can imagine. All ages are welcome. 
Homework Help
3:30pm
 Homework Help
Wednesday, Feb. 5, 3:30pmHomework Help
Tracy Branch Library
Free, drop-in homework help for K-12 student provided by volunteers and online tutors. Computers with Microsoft Office and internet available for use. Mondays & Wednesday 3:30-5:00pm. Fall Dates: January 13 - May 13, 2020. No sessions 1/20, 2/10, 2/17, 3/30, 4/1, 4/13, 4/15.If you wish to become...read more
Family Storytime
3:30 pm
 Family Storytime
Wednesday, Feb. 5, 3:30 pmFamily Storytime
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Enjoy some books, songs, and playtime while supporting your child's love of reading!
Stained Glass Candle Holder
3:30 PM
 Stained Glass Candle Holder
Wednesday, Feb. 5, 3:30 PMStained Glass Candle
Stribley Micro Library
Make your own piece of art
Wonder Wednesday
3:30 pm
 Wonder Wednesday
Wednesday, Feb. 5, 3:30 pm
Lathrop Branch Library
Science themed arts and crafts with a new project every month!
Llama Drama
3:30 pm
 Llama Drama
Wednesday, Feb. 5, 3:30 pmLlama Drama
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Celebrate these amazing creatures with crafts and activities!
Valentine’s Wreathes
4:00 pm
 Valentine’s Wreathes
Wednesday, Feb. 5, 4:00 pmValentine’s Wr
Fair Oaks Library
Make something one of a kind!
Prose Mechanics
4pm-5pm
 Prose Mechanics
Wednesday, Feb. 5, 4pm-5pmProse Mechanics
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Prose Mechanics is a weekly event held in the MakerSpace at 4pm at the Cesar Chavez Library. The purpose of Prose Mechanics is to provide library patrons a place to have their academic and/or creative writing papers and projects proofread and edited.  All styles of writing and all writing proje...read more
Homework Help
4:00 p.m.
 Homework Help
Wednesday, Feb. 5, 4:00 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
K-6 graders, do you need some help with your homework?Teen and adult volunteers will provide drop-in homework assistance to you on Wednesdays from 4 to 5:30 pm starting Sept. 4, 2019 in the Children's Program Room. Please note: This program will not run on library closed days or when SUSD s...read more
Homework Help
4:00 p.m.
 Homework Help
Wednesday, Feb. 5, 4:00 p.m.Homework Help
Cesar Chavez Central Library
K-6 graders, do you need some help with your homework?Teen and adult volunteers will provide drop-in homework assistance to you on Mondays and Wednesdays from 4 to 5:30 pm starting Sept. 4, 2019 in the Children's Program Room. Please note: This program will not run on library closed days or...read more
Valentine’s Day Card Craft
4:00pm
Valentine’s Day Card Craft
Wednesday, Feb. 5, 4:00pm
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Come join us as we make a Valentine's day card to give to that one special person. Open to all ages. Supplies will be provided. 
Home Work Helpers
4-6pm
 Home Work Helpers
Wednesday, Feb. 5, 4-6pmHome Work Helpers
Troke Branch Library
Need help with homework?Bring your homework to the library to get help. Homework Helpers program is for Kindergarten- 5th grade students.Homework Helpers program is on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays from 4-6 pm. 
Math Easy Tutoring
4-6pm
 Math Easy Tutoring
Wednesday, Feb. 5, 4-6pmMath Easy Tutoring
Troke Branch Library
Free Math Tutoring for grades 6-12.Math Easy Tutoring program is on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays from 4-6 pm. 
Wednesday Easy Reader Book Club [REGISTER]
4:00pm
Wednesday Easy Reader Book Club [REGISTER]
Wednesday, Feb. 5, 4:00pm
(Dates: Jan 15, 29, 4:00pm / Feb 5, 26, 4:00pm / Mar 11, 25, 4:00pm / April 15, 29, 4:00pm / May 6, 20 4:00pm)
Wednesday Easy Reade
Tracy Branch Library
Ideal for Grades K-2. Improve reading comprehension skills by discussing a new book each session. Craft activity included.  Participants are encouraged to attend all sessions.Get the first book from the checkout desk.Dates:Jan 15, 29, 4:00pmFeb 5, 26, 4:00pmMar 11, 25, 4:00pmApril 15, 29, 4:00p...read more

MakerSpace Hour
4:30 pm
 MakerSpace Hour
Wednesday, Feb. 5, 4:30 pmMakerSpace Hour
Troke Branch Library
MakerSpace Hour happens monthly, on the first Wednesday afternoon--except when a month has five Wednesdays. In that case, we add a bonus MakerSpace Hour on the fifth Wednesday. This program offers S.T.E.A.M. activities (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics) in an informal learning ...read more
Wednesday Series Book Club [REGISTER]
4:30pm
Wednesday Series Book Club [REGISTER]
Wednesday, Feb. 5, 4:30pm
(Dates: Jan 15, 29, 4:30pm / Feb 5, 26, 4:30pm / Mar 11, 25, 4:30pm / April 15, 29, 4:30pm / May 6, 20 4:30pm)
Wednesday Series Boo
Tracy Branch Library
Ideal for Grades 3-5. Improve reading comprehension skills by discussing a new book each session. Craft activity included.  Participants are encouraged to attend all sessions.Get the first book from the checkout desk.Dates:Jan 15, 29, 4:30pmFeb 5, 26, 4:30pmMar 11, 25, 4:30pmApril 15, 29, 4:30p...read more

Beginning Yoga and Pilates
6:00 pm
 Beginning Yoga and Pilates
Wednesday, Feb. 5, 6:00 pm
Ripon Branch Library
Beginner's level yoga and Pilates will help you relax and renew your body and spirit!  Taught by certified instructor Susan McClanahan, this weekly class has been offered for over 10 years and continues to draw new participants.  Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat.&n...read more
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VITA Free Tax Services
10am-7pm
 VITA Free Tax Services
Thursday, Feb. 6, 10am-7pm
Fair Oaks Library
On Thursdays from 10am - 7pm VITA will be at the Fair Oaks Library to help in preparing your taxes.  Appointments are needed.  Call 209-483-4190 to make an appointment.  The program starts January 30th and runs through April 9th.
Bingo for Adults
10:30 AM
 Bingo for Adults
Thursday, Feb. 6, 10:30 AMBingo for Adults
Weston Ranch Branch Library
*******The 1st Thursday of every month*******Love to play bingo?  Like to win free stuff?  Then join us and do both at our monthly bingo!  There will be prizes and books to win.  Come and have fun and meet new people.  This program is free and open to all adults.
All About Baby
10:30 am
 All About Baby
Thursday, Feb. 6, 10:30 am
Ripon Branch Library
All About Baby is a half-hour program packed with baby-appropriate developmental FUN which includes fingerplays, storytime,sharing boardbooks and simple musical engagement. Emphasis is on rhythm, rhyme and sensory connections, but most of all on having a joyful time with others!  Parent/caregiv...read more
Preschool Storytime
10:30 am
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Feb. 6, 10:30 am
Manteca Branch Library
Bring your preschoolers to our storytime, where we ecourage them to develop a love of reading and early literacy through books, rhymes, art, playtime, and more! All ages are welcome!
Free Computer Classes for Adults
10:30 AM
Free Computer Classes for Adults
Thursday, Feb. 6, 10:30 AMFree Computer Classe
Cesar Chavez Central Library
The Cesar Chavez Central Library will provide free computer classes for adults every Thursday from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on the following dates.January 9, 2020 - Basic Computer SkillsJanuary 16, 2020 - Beginning Internet ClassJanuary 23, 2020 - Google DocsJanuary 30, 2020 - Beginning Microso...read more
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Feb. 6, 10:30 a.m.Preschool Storytime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Interactive stories, songs, rhymes, and movement. Free, all-day parking on the lot at Oak and Center streets.
Preschool Storytime - Escalon
10:30 A.M.
 Preschool Storytime - Escalon
Thursday, Feb. 6, 10:30 A.M.Preschool Storytime
Escalon Branch Library
Please join us for Preschool Storytime at Escalon Library!
Zumbini for Preschoolers and their Adults @ MH Firehouse Room
11:00am
Zumbini for Preschoolers and their Adults @ MH Firehouse Room
Thursday, Feb. 6, 11:00amZumbini for Preschoo
Mountain House Branch Library
For Ages 0-4. Created by Zumba® and BabyFirst, the Zumbini® program combines music, dance and educational tools for 45 minutes of can’t-stop, won’t-stop bonding, learning, and fun!   Space is limited. 
Computer Q&A
11:00am
 Computer Q&A
Thursday, Feb. 6, 11:00amComputer Q&A
Tracy Branch Library
For Adults. A staff member will be available for an hour to answer your computer questions. Bring your device, if you have a specific question about it. First Thursday of the month. 
Drop-In Tech Help
11:00 am
 Drop-In Tech Help
Thursday, Feb. 6, 11:00 amDrop-In Tech Help
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Need help with a laptop, Tablet, or just looking for one-on-one assistance? 
Preschool Storytime
1:30 pm
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Feb. 6, 1:30 pm
Lathrop Branch Library
Share the love of stories with us while reading, singling, playing, and learning. Stay after storytime for a simple craft!All ages are welcome.
Exploring the MakerSpace Room
2:00 - 5:00 pm
 Exploring the MakerSpace Room
Thursday, Feb. 6, 2:00 - 5:00 pmExploring the MakerS
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teens and adults,You're invited to the MakerSpace room located on the 2nd floor at the Cesar Chavez Central Library, where you can explore high tech equipment like 3D printers (MakerBot Replicator), virtual reality headset and gear (Oculus Rift), electronic cutting machine (Cricut), el...read more
Teen Day
3:00 p.m.
 Teen Day
Thursday, Feb. 6, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Teens only! Play video games and board games, watch teen movies.
Tea and Coloring for adults!
3:30 pm
 Tea and Coloring for adults!
Thursday, Feb. 6, 3:30 pm
Ripon Branch Library
Fancy tea cups, soothing tea, yummy treats, good company, and coloring.  What more can you ask for?  We've got coloring books and pencils.  Just bring yourself!  Children are welcome in the company of an adult.First Thursday of every month.
Tea and Coloring for adults!
3:30 pm
 Tea and Coloring for adults!
Thursday, Feb. 6, 3:30 pm
Ripon Branch Library
Fancy tea cups, soothing tea, yummy treats, good company, and coloring.  What more can you ask for?  We've got coloring books and pencils.  Just bring yourself!  Children are welcome in the company of an adult.First Thursday of every month.
Strange Science: Light Up Valentines
3:30 pm
Strange Science: Light Up Valentines
Thursday, Feb. 6, 3:30 pmStrange Science: Lig
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Make a valentine that will really shine!
Family Storytime
4:00 PM
 Family Storytime
Thursday, Feb. 6, 4:00 PMFamily Storytime
Stribley Micro Library
Enjoy some books, songs, and playtime while supporting your child's love of reading!
STEAMspace
4:00 p.m.
 STEAMspace
Thursday, Feb. 6, 4:00 p.m.STEAMspace
Escalon Branch Library
Come in every Thursday for some STEAM related activities. Each week will focus on a specific STEAM element (Sciene, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Mathematics). Earn badges for activities. Collect all five to earn a STEAM Completion Certificate!
Pizza My Heart: Valentine’s Party
4:00 pm
Pizza My Heart: Valentine’s Party
Thursday, Feb. 6, 4:00 pmPizza My Heart: Vale
Fair Oaks Library
Make your own mini pizza and some crafts while enjoying the holiday!
Books in the Barnyard
4:00 p.m.
 Books in the Barnyard
Thursday, Feb. 6, 4:00 p.m.Books in the Barnyar
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Come practice your reading skills with a friend from Harvest Home Animal Sanctuary! Free, all-day parking on the lot at Oak and Center streets.
Lego Club
4:00PM
 Lego Club
Thursday, Feb. 6, 4:00PM
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Put your imgination to work as you create lego masterpieces to display in our lobby! All supplies provided!
Kids STEM: Spin Art & Other Paint Science [REGISTER]
4:00pm
Kids STEM: Spin Art & Other Paint Science [REGISTER]
Thursday, Feb. 6, 4:00pmKids STEM: Spin Art
Tracy Branch Library
For Ages 7-12. Use scientific principles to experiment with paint and drawing. Space is limited. Priority will be given to those who register starting January 16, 2020.

Home Work Helpers
4-6pm
 Home Work Helpers
Thursday, Feb. 6, 4-6pmHome Work Helpers
Troke Branch Library
Need help with homework?Bring your homework to the library to get help. Homework Helpers program is for Kindergarten- 5th grade students.Homework Helpers program is on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays from 4-6 pm. 
Math Easy Tutoring
4-6pm
 Math Easy Tutoring
Thursday, Feb. 6, 4-6pmMath Easy Tutoring
Troke Branch Library
Free Math Tutoring for grades 6-12.Math Easy Tutoring program is on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays from 4-6 pm. 
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Family Storytime
10:15am
 Family Storytime
Friday, Feb. 7, 10:15am
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Join us every Friday at 10:15 for this half-hour program for famililes. We will share fun, colorful picture books, sing happy songs, and make simple, cute crafts to take home.
VITA Tax Help
10 am - 4:30 pm
 VITA Tax Help
Friday, Feb. 7, 10 am - 4:30 pm
(Fridays at 10 am, February 7, 14, 21, & 28, March 6, 13, 20, & 27, and April 3)

Manteca Branch Library
The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program is a free tax help service available at the Manteca Library on Fridays and Saturdays from 10 am - 4:30 pm. No appointment is needed and services are first-come, first-serve. This program will be offered weekly from February 1st through April 11th. E...read more
Beginners Sewing: Heart Garlands
11:00 am
Beginners Sewing: Heart Garlands
Friday, Feb. 7, 11:00 amBeginners Sewing: He
Fair Oaks Library
Make a heart garland for Valentine's Day!
Drop-In Tech Help
11:00 am
 Drop-In Tech Help
Friday, Feb. 7, 11:00 amDrop-In Tech Help
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Need one-on-one assistance with a tech issue? Stop by and we can help clear things up.
Conversation Club
12:30 PM
 Conversation Club
Friday, Feb. 7, 12:30 PMConversation Club
Linden Branch Library
For Adults. Practice your English skills in a relaxed setting.
DIY: Custom Mugs
2:30pm
 DIY: Custom Mugs
Friday, Feb. 7, 2:30pmDIY: Custom Mugs
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Create your own personalized mug for Valentine's Day.  Mugs and markers will be provided while supplies last.  Don't miss out on this fun and creative program.  First come, first served.  Teens & Adults.
Makerspace
3:00pm
 Makerspace
Friday, Feb. 7, 3:00pmMakerspace
Tracy Branch Library
For ages 10 to 18.Create your own S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Tech, Engineering, Arts, and Math) projects or learn more about arts, science, and tech!3-4:30pm. The library has the following items for you explore and use for your projects: Project idea books Craft/art supplies Sewing machine K'nex and L...read more
Happy Something Day: Groundhogs Day
3:30 PM
Happy Something Day: Groundhogs Day
Friday, Feb. 7, 3:30 PMHappy Something Day:
Stribley Micro Library
Celebrate a holiday each month with the Library! This Month we will Groundhogs day with a sweet treat and craft
Native American Dance and Drum Show
3:30 pm
Native American Dance and Drum Show
Friday, Feb. 7, 3:30 pmNative American Danc
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Watch these amazing young dancers share their cultural traditions!
English Conversation Club
4:00pm
 English Conversation Club
Friday, Feb. 7, 4:00pmEnglish Conversation
Tracy Branch Library
For Adults. Practice your English skills in a relaxed setting.
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Mountain House Library CLOSED 6/2019-3/2020 Due to Road Construction.
Mountain House Library CLOSED 6/2019-3/2020 Due to Road Construction.
Saturday, Feb. 8
Mountain House Branch Library
The Mountain House Library will be closed from 6/2019-3/2020 due to road construction and the library move. Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.  The library will still be providing programs in Mountain House.  Please check the online events calendars for program dates, times and lo...read more
Preschool Storytime!
10:30 AM
 Preschool Storytime!
Saturday, Feb. 8, 10:30 AMPreschool Storytime!
Linden Branch Library
Join us for songs and a storytime at the Linden Library!
VITA Tax Help
10 am - 4:30 pm
 VITA Tax Help
Saturday, Feb. 8, 10 am - 4:30 pm
(Saturdays at 10 a.m., Feb 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29, March 7, 14, 21, & 28, April 11)

Manteca Branch Library
The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program is a free tax help service available at the Manteca Library on Fridays and Saturdays from 10 am - 4:30 pm. No appointment is needed and services are first-come, first-serve. This program will be offered weekly from February 1st through April 11th. E...read more
Adult Book Club
11:00am
 Adult Book Club
Saturday, Feb. 8, 11:00amAdult Book Club
Tracy Branch Library
Join us every 2nd Saturday morning to discuss a new book. Book available at the checkout desk. 
Cupid’s Arrow
11:00 am
 Cupid’s Arrow
Saturday, Feb. 8, 11:00 amCupid’s Arrow
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Make an arrow to rival cupid's own!
Crafters Club: Teapot Planter
11:00am
 Crafters Club: Teapot Planter
Saturday, Feb. 8, 11:00amCrafters Club: Teapo
Stribley Micro Library
Make a planter out of a teapot to make your own custom creation
Candy Roses
11:00 am
 Candy Roses
Saturday, Feb. 8, 11:00 amCandy Roses
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Make some sweet roses for someone special!
Family Storytime
11:30 am
 Family Storytime
Saturday, Feb. 8, 11:30 amFamily Storytime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Storytime for all ages with stories, poetry, songs, and so much more.
Saturday Movie
12:00 p.m.
 Saturday Movie
Saturday, Feb. 8, 12:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Watch a classic film or new favorite every Saturday. Snacks will be provided. 
Troke Adult Book Club
12 noon
 Troke Adult Book Club
Saturday, Feb. 8, 12 noonTroke Adult Book Clu
Troke Branch Library
The Troke Adult Book Club meets on the second Saturday of each month.  Title Author Requested Arrival Discussion Date West With the Night Markham, Beryl 12/6/19 1/11/2020 Inheritance of Loss Desai, Kiran ...read more
Exploring African-American Genealogy
12:30 - 2:30 pm
Exploring African-American Genealogy
Saturday, Feb. 8, 12:30 - 2:30 pm
Maya Angelou Branch Library
Regina Calloway will provide and introductory lesson for researching African-American genealogy.  She will give an overview of resources, such as Ancestry.com (which is offered in the library) and explain how to begin searching.  All interested parties are welcome. Refreshments will be ser...read more
Paws 4 Reading
1:00 pm
 Paws 4 Reading
Saturday, Feb. 8, 1:00 pm
Manteca Branch Library
Dogs are great listeners and love to have kids read to them. This fun program will improve the reading skills of your children.
Exploring the MakerSpace Room
1:00 - 4:00 pm
 Exploring the MakerSpace Room
Saturday, Feb. 8, 1:00 - 4:00 pmExploring the MakerS
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teens and adults,You're invited to the MakerSpace room located on the 2nd floor at the Cesar Chavez Central Library, where you can explore high tech equipment like 3D printers (MakerBot Replicator), virtual reality headset and gear (Oculus Rift), electronic cutting machine (Cricut), el...read more
Book to Movie Club
1:00 PM-3:30 PM
 Book to Movie Club
Saturday, Feb. 8, 1:00 PM-3:30 PMBook to Movie Club
Weston Ranch Branch Library
February Book & Movie: Breakfast at Tiffany'sWe will be watching the movie together and afterwards discussing the movie and book.  Reading the book ahead of time will benefit the group, but it is not a requirement.  
Paper and Glass Lanterns
2:00 p.m.
 Paper and Glass Lanterns
Saturday, Feb. 8, 2:00 p.m.
Ripon Branch Library
Enjoy the glow of a lantern you decorated yourself!  Katie Carter will show you how.  All supplies are provided.  This craft program is for children in grades two and up.  Space is limited so please sign up @ the information desk.
Movie Trivia at Troke
2 pm to 3 pm
 Movie Trivia at Troke
Saturday, Feb. 8, 2 pm to 3 pmMovie Trivia at Trok
Troke Branch Library
Are you an expert on all things tinseltown? Show us what you know, and bring your know-it-all friends to our second annual Movie Trivia event.  We'll gather on a Saturday afternoon,  just 1 day before the 92nd Annual Academy Awards ceremony. Questions may cover movies from any era.
Sweetheart Bags
2:30 pm
 Sweetheart Bags
Saturday, Feb. 8, 2:30 pmSweetheart Bags
Manteca Branch Library
Decorate a canvas bag to show your loved one that you care. We’ll provide the bags, paint, brushes, and stencils. You provide the imagination. 
DIY Dream Catchers
3:00 pm
 DIY Dream Catchers
Saturday, Feb. 8, 3:00 pmDIY Dream Catchers
Fair Oaks Library
Make your own piece of art to keep or give as a gift to ensure sweet dreams! 
African Storytelling & Songs
3:00 p.m.
 African Storytelling & Songs
Saturday, Feb. 8, 3:00 p.m.African Storytelling
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Experience traditional African storytelling, songs, drums, and rhythms from Dontell Ramirez & Ricky Latour of Traditional African Arts Culture.
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HOLIDAY - LIBRARY CLOSED
 HOLIDAY - LIBRARY CLOSED
Monday, Feb. 10,
Troke Branch Library
CLOSED
 CLOSED
Monday, Feb. 10
Tracy Branch Library
 
Library Closed
 Library Closed
Monday, Feb. 10, Library Closed
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Library is closed in observance of Abraham Lincoln's Birthday.  
Chess Club
4:00 p.m.
 Chess Club
Monday, Feb. 10, 4:00 p.m.
Ripon Branch Library
If you like to play chess, would like to learn to play, or enjoy playing with others, then you will love our chess club!  All levels of experience are welcome.  For kids age 9 and up, teens, and adults.  Mondays from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Make or Take
4:00 p.m.
 Make or Take
Monday, Feb. 10, 4:00 p.m.Make or Take
Escalon Branch Library
Love crafting? We do too. Join our adult DIY Make or Take craft program..Don’t have time to stop in? We have you covered. Pick up the month’s craft at your leisure anytime as supplies last.
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Bookmobile at Wicklund Park
10:00am
 Bookmobile at Wicklund Park
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 10:00am
Mountain House Branch Library
The Bookmobile will be at Wicklund Park every Tuesday from 10:00am-11:00am while the MH Library is closed.  This traveling branch library carries books and other library materials for all ages and interests.  Library staff will help you find materials to read, take special requests, and an...read more
VITA Free Tax Services
10am-7pm
 VITA Free Tax Services
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 10am-7pm
Cesar Chavez Central Library
On Tuesdays from 10am - 7pm VITA will be at the Chavez Library to help in preparing your taxes.  Appointments are needed.  Call 209-483-4190 to make an appointment.  The program starts January 28th and runs through April 7th.
Baby Storytime
10:30am
 Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 10:30amBaby Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
Ages 0-2. Bring your infant to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun. Designed for lapsit. Older siblings welcome! 
Preschool Storytime
10:30 am
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 10:30 am
Ripon Branch Library
It's Preschool Storytime at the Ripon Library!  Bring your preschoolers to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and a very fun time.  For ages 3-5; older siblings welcome.
All About Baby Storytime
10:30 am
 All About Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 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 Playtime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Playtime
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 10:30 a.m.Preschool Playtime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Caregivers, bring your preschoolers every Tuesday from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Have lots of fun playing with friends new and old when we bring out different types of toys each week. Caregivers must stay with children.There will be no Preschool Playtime&n...read more
In Stitches Craft Club: Ear Warmer
10:30am
In Stitches Craft Club: Ear Warmer
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 10:30amIn Stitches Craft Cl
Stribley Micro Library
Bring your knitting or crochet project or follow along with supplies provided by the library as we make some ear warmers
Stay & Play For Toddlers & Preschoolers
10:45-11:15am
Stay & Play For Toddlers & Preschoolers
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 10:45-11:15amStay & Play For Todd
Troke Branch Library
On Mondays & Tuesdays from 10:45am-11:15am.
Preschool Storytime
11:15am
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 11:15amPreschool Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
Ages 3-5. Bring your preschooler to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun; older siblings welcome! 
Tech Know-How
1:00 - 5:00 pm
 Tech Know-How
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 1:00 - 5:00 pm
Lathrop Branch Library
Drop-in tech help for simple questions with help from patient, friendly staff. Bringing your own device is recommended!
Make & Take Valentine’s Day
1:00pm
Make & Take Valentine’s Day
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 1:00pmMake & Take Valentin
Stribley Micro Library
Make something special for Valentine's Day!
Exploring the MakerSpace Room
2:00 - 5:00 pm
 Exploring the MakerSpace Room
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2:00 - 5:00 pmExploring the MakerS
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teens and adults,You're invited to the MakerSpace room located on the 2nd floor at the Cesar Chavez Central Library, where you can explore high tech equipment like 3D printers (MakerBot Replicator), virtual reality headset and gear (Oculus Rift), electronic cutting machine (Cricut), el...read more
Fair Oaks Story Time
3:00-3:30
 Fair Oaks Story Time
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 3:00-3:30Fair Oaks Story Time
Fair Oaks Library
Storytime for all ages with stories, poetry, songs, and so much more.  
Lego Club
3:00 p.m.
 Lego Club
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Build with Legos and more!
Mad Science - Good Vibrations
3:30 pm
 Mad Science - Good Vibrations
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 3:30 pm
Ripon Branch Library
Mad Science is education wrapped in entertainment.  Learning does not stop after the bell rings.  Mad Science after school programs include hands-on activities designed to engage, teach, and excite!  Great for kids and adults to explore science together.Children 10 and under must be a...read more
Junior Crafters: Love Birds
3:30 pm
 Junior Crafters: Love Birds
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 3:30 pmJunior Crafters: Lov
Arnold Rue Micro Library
It's time for our youngest to shine! 
Now Playing: The Little Mermaid
3:30 pm
 Now Playing: The Little Mermaid
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 3:30 pmNow Playing: The Lit
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Venture Under the Sea at the library!
English Conversation Club
4-5 pm
 English Conversation Club
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 4-5 pm
Maya Angelou Branch Library
A fun, stimulating program for people who can speak some  English but want to get better at conversational English.
Valentine Hearts
4:00 p.m.
 Valentine Hearts
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 4:00 p.m.Valentine Hearts
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Children can explore the sensory fun of textures in assembling their own Valentine heart collages. We will provide different craft materials like pom poms, ribbon, buttons and paper. 
Sewing Basics Class for Teens and Adults
4:00 PM
Sewing Basics Class for Teens and Adults
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 4:00 PMSewing Basics Class
Cesar Chavez Central Library
The Cesar Chavez Central Library offers Sewing Basics class for teens and adults every 2nd & 4th Tuesdays each month from 4:00 to 5:30 p.m. in the MakerSpace room on the 2nd floor. In this workshop, you will learn the basics of sewing, including operating a sewing machine, threading a bobbi...read more
CANCELED: Teen Harry Potter Party
4:00pm
CANCELED: Teen Harry Potter Party
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 4:00pmCANCELED: Teen Harry
Tracy Branch Library
Grades 8-12. Forget Valentine’s Day! Come celebrate everything Potter! 
Home Work Helpers
4-6pm
 Home Work Helpers
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 4-6pmHome Work Helpers
Troke Branch Library
Need help with homework?Bring your homework to the library to get help. Homework Helpers program is for Kindergarten- 5th grade students.Homework Helpers program is on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays from 4-6 pm. 
Math Easy Tutoring
4-6pm
 Math Easy Tutoring
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 4-6pmMath Easy Tutoring
Troke Branch Library
Free Math Tutoring for grades 6-12.Math Easy Tutoring program is on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays from 4-6 pm. 
STEAM with the Library at the Mountain House Firehouse
4:00pm
STEAM with the Library at the Mountain House Firehouse
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 4:00pm
Mountain House Branch Library
 Join us for a fun and basic STEAM project for ages 7 and above.  This program will be held at the Mountain House Fire Station located at 911 S. Tradition St., Mountain House, CA   95391.
WR Knitters & Crocheters
4:30PM
 WR Knitters & Crocheters
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 4:30PMWR Knitters & Croche
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Bring a project to our knitting and crocheting group!  Come and socialize while you work on a new or ongoing project.  From beginners to experts, all levels are welcome.  Exchange ideas and learn new techniques as you get to know one another and work on your creations. 
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Gadget Clinic
1:00 p.m.
 Gadget Clinic
Wednesday, Feb. 12, 1:00 p.m.Gadget Clinic
Escalon Branch Library
Trouble with technology? We can help answer your questions about email, laptops, tablets, iPads, and other electronic gadgets. Stop by the Escalon Public Library Wednesdays between 1pm-6pm for all of your gadget needs.   
Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead
1:30 PM
 Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead
Wednesday, Feb. 12, 1:30 PMFull S.T.E.A.M. Ahea
Linden Branch Library
Come to the Linden Branch Library for a S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Mathematic) themed craft.
Knitters Club
2 pm to 3:30 pm
 Knitters Club
Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2 pm to 3:30 pmKnitters Club
Troke Branch Library
Every Wednesday from 2:00 - 3:30 p.m. The Knitters Club  gathers primarily to make knitted goods suitable for charitable causes in our community. Participants may keep their products for their own use or donate them to one of these charitable causes. 
Self Defense Class
3:00 p.m.
 Self Defense Class
Wednesday, Feb. 12, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Learn the basics of self-defense with instructor Tami Whelan.
Homework Help
3:30pm
 Homework Help
Wednesday, Feb. 12, 3:30pmHomework Help
Tracy Branch Library
Free, drop-in homework help for K-12 student provided by volunteers and online tutors. Computers with Microsoft Office and internet available for use. Mondays & Wednesday 3:30-5:00pm. Fall Dates: January 13 - May 13, 2020. No sessions 1/20, 2/10, 2/17, 3/30, 4/1, 4/13, 4/15.If you wish to become...read more
Heart Wreaths
3:30pm
 Heart Wreaths
Wednesday, Feb. 12, 3:30pmHeart Wreaths
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Create your own heart wreath using cardboard and yarn!  Teens & adults
Lego Club
3:30 pm
 Lego Club
Wednesday, Feb. 12, 3:30 pm
Ripon Branch Library
Lego Club is for all children one and up.  No sign-up or membership required.  Just drop-in and build something cool!  Each session we come up with a theme to direct the building, but you can make what you want.  All we ask is to share the pieces, help fellow builder, have fun, a...read more
Family Storytime
3:30 pm
 Family Storytime
Wednesday, Feb. 12, 3:30 pmFamily Storytime
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Enjoy some books, songs, and playtime while supporting your child's love of reading!
Lego Club
3:30 pm
 Lego Club
Wednesday, Feb. 12, 3:30 pm
Lathrop Branch Library
Build with LEGOs! We'll provide the bricks, you provide the imagination.
Strange Science: Love Potion
3:30 PM
 Strange Science: Love Potion
Wednesday, Feb. 12, 3:30 PMStrange Science: Lov
Stribley Micro Library
Whip up some love potion just in time for Valentine's Day!
HSD: Valentine’s Day
3:30 PM
 HSD: Valentine’s Day
Wednesday, Feb. 12, 3:30 PMHSD: Valentine&rsquo
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Celebrate a holiday each month with the Library! This Month we will Celebrate Valentine's Day with a one of a kind craft
STEAM Wednesdays: Bird Feeders
4:00 pm
 STEAM Wednesdays: Bird Feeders
Wednesday, Feb. 12, 4:00 pmSTEAM Wednesdays: Bi
Fair Oaks Library
Every STEAM Wednesdays, we'll have activities that focus on different aspects of STEAM.
Valentine’s Day Craft and Cookies at the Library!
4:00 P.M.
Valentine’s Day Craft and Cookies at the Library!
Wednesday, Feb. 12, 4:00 P.M.
Maya Angelou Branch Library
Join us at the Maya Angelou Library for a day of fun and creativity!  Design and decorate your own Valentine's Day card and cookie.
Prose Mechanics
4pm-5pm
 Prose Mechanics
Wednesday, Feb. 12, 4pm-5pmProse Mechanics
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Prose Mechanics is a weekly event held in the MakerSpace at 4pm at the Cesar Chavez Library. The purpose of Prose Mechanics is to provide library patrons a place to have their academic and/or creative writing papers and projects proofread and edited.  All styles of writing and all writing proje...read more
Homework Help
4:00 p.m.
 Homework Help
Wednesday, Feb. 12, 4:00 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
K-6 graders, do you need some help with your homework?Teen and adult volunteers will provide drop-in homework assistance to you on Wednesdays from 4 to 5:30 pm starting Sept. 4, 2019 in the Children's Program Room. Please note: This program will not run on library closed days or when SUSD s...read more
Homework Help
4:00 p.m.
 Homework Help
Wednesday, Feb. 12, 4:00 p.m.Homework Help
Cesar Chavez Central Library
K-6 graders, do you need some help with your homework?Teen and adult volunteers will provide drop-in homework assistance to you on Mondays and Wednesdays from 4 to 5:30 pm starting Sept. 4, 2019 in the Children's Program Room. Please note: This program will not run on library closed days or...read more
Celebrate~Black History Month
4:00 PM
 Celebrate~Black History Month
Wednesday, Feb. 12, 4:00 PMCelebrate~Black Hist
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Join us for story time & crafts to learn more about why this month is so important.  This free program is best suited for children ages 5-12.
Home Work Helpers
4-6pm
 Home Work Helpers
Wednesday, Feb. 12, 4-6pmHome Work Helpers
Troke Branch Library
Need help with homework?Bring your homework to the library to get help. Homework Helpers program is for Kindergarten- 5th grade students.Homework Helpers program is on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays from 4-6 pm. 
Math Easy Tutoring
4-6pm
 Math Easy Tutoring
Wednesday, Feb. 12, 4-6pmMath Easy Tutoring
Troke Branch Library
Free Math Tutoring for grades 6-12.Math Easy Tutoring program is on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays from 4-6 pm. 
Coloring Club
4:30 pm
 Coloring Club
Wednesday, Feb. 12, 4:30 pmColoring Club
Troke Branch Library
Join us for a relaxing hour of coloring for all ages.  Materials are provided, but you are welcome to bring your own coloring supplies.
Beginning Yoga and Pilates
6:00 pm
 Beginning Yoga and Pilates
Wednesday, Feb. 12, 6:00 pm
Ripon Branch Library
Beginner's level yoga and Pilates will help you relax and renew your body and spirit!  Taught by certified instructor Susan McClanahan, this weekly class has been offered for over 10 years and continues to draw new participants.  Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat.&n...read more
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VITA Free Tax Services
10am-7pm
 VITA Free Tax Services
Thursday, Feb. 13, 10am-7pm
Fair Oaks Library
On Thursdays from 10am - 7pm VITA will be at the Fair Oaks Library to help in preparing your taxes.  Appointments are needed.  Call 209-483-4190 to make an appointment.  The program starts January 30th and runs through April 9th.
Zumbini with Hannah
10:30am
 Zumbini with Hannah
Thursday, Feb. 13, 10:30am
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Created by Zumba® and BabyFirst, the Zumbini® program combines music, dance and educational tools for 45 minutes of can’t-stop, won’t-stop bonding, learning, and fun! For children ages 0-4 only!Registration is required as space is limited! You can register via online or in person...read more

All About Baby
10:30 am
 All About Baby
Thursday, Feb. 13, 10:30 am
Ripon Branch Library
All About Baby is a half-hour program packed with baby-appropriate developmental FUN which includes fingerplays, storytime,sharing boardbooks and simple musical engagement. Emphasis is on rhythm, rhyme and sensory connections, but most of all on having a joyful time with others!  Parent/caregiv...read more
Preschool Storytime
10:30 am
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Feb. 13, 10:30 am
Manteca Branch Library
Bring your preschoolers to our storytime, where we ecourage them to develop a love of reading and early literacy through books, rhymes, art, playtime, and more! All ages are welcome!
Free Computer Classes for Adults
10:30 AM
Free Computer Classes for Adults
Thursday, Feb. 13, 10:30 AMFree Computer Classe
Cesar Chavez Central Library
The Cesar Chavez Central Library will provide free computer classes for adults every Thursday from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on the following dates.January 9, 2020 - Basic Computer SkillsJanuary 16, 2020 - Beginning Internet ClassJanuary 23, 2020 - Google DocsJanuary 30, 2020 - Beginning Microso...read more
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Feb. 13, 10:30 a.m.Preschool Storytime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Interactive stories, songs, rhymes, and movement. Free, all-day parking on the lot at Oak and Center streets.
Preschool Storytime - Escalon
10:30 A.M.
 Preschool Storytime - Escalon
Thursday, Feb. 13, 10:30 A.M.Preschool Storytime
Escalon Branch Library
Please join us for Preschool Storytime at Escalon Library!
Preschool and Toddler Crafts @ MH Firehouse
11:00am
Preschool and Toddler Crafts @ MH Firehouse
Thursday, Feb. 13, 11:00am
Mountain House Branch Library
Join MH Library staff for a variety of crafts presented just for you and your little guy or girl.  Special preschooler and toddler crafts are happening  February 13, 2020 at 11:00am. 
Conversation Hearts Scrub
11:30 am
 Conversation Hearts Scrub
Thursday, Feb. 13, 11:30 amConversation Hearts
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Make a delectable sugar scrub from candy!
Preschool Storytime
1:30 pm
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Feb. 13, 1:30 pm
Lathrop Branch Library
Share the love of stories with us while reading, singling, playing, and learning. Stay after storytime for a simple craft!All ages are welcome.
Exploring the MakerSpace Room
2:00 - 5:00 pm
 Exploring the MakerSpace Room
Thursday, Feb. 13, 2:00 - 5:00 pmExploring the MakerS
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teens and adults,You're invited to the MakerSpace room located on the 2nd floor at the Cesar Chavez Central Library, where you can explore high tech equipment like 3D printers (MakerBot Replicator), virtual reality headset and gear (Oculus Rift), electronic cutting machine (Cricut), el...read more
Teen Day
3:00 p.m.
 Teen Day
Thursday, Feb. 13, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Teens only! Play video games and board games, watch teen movies.
Valentine Craft with Miss Margy
3:30 pm
 Valentine Craft with Miss Margy
Thursday, Feb. 13, 3:30 pm
Ripon Branch Library
Make a cute valentine card for someone special.  We will provide everything you need and Miss Margy will be on hand to help you every step of the way.  Sign-up at the information desk to secure your spot today!
What’s Cooking? Monster Pops
3:30 pm
What’s Cooking? Monster Pops
Thursday, Feb. 13, 3:30 pmWhat’s Cooking
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Make your own custom culinary creation! This month, we'll be making monster pops
Family Storytime
4:00 PM
 Family Storytime
Thursday, Feb. 13, 4:00 PMFamily Storytime
Stribley Micro Library
Enjoy some books, songs, and playtime while supporting your child's love of reading!
STEAMspace
4:00 p.m.
 STEAMspace
Thursday, Feb. 13, 4:00 p.m.STEAMspace
Escalon Branch Library
Come in every Thursday for some STEAM related activities. Each week will focus on a specific STEAM element (Sciene, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Mathematics). Earn badges for activities. Collect all five to earn a STEAM Completion Certificate!
Cookies & Cards
4:00 PM
 Cookies & Cards
Thursday, Feb. 13, 4:00 PMCookies & Cards
Escalon Branch Library
Come join the Escalon Library for Valentine's Day crafts and goodies. Create your own Valentine's Day card and decorate a delicious sugar cookie!
LEGO® Club
4:00 p.m.
 LEGO® Club
Thursday, Feb. 13, 4:00 p.m.LEGO® Club
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Anything is possible with LEGO®.  We’ll bring the bricks, you supply the imagination.Free, all-day parking on the lot at Oak and Center streets.
Kids Craft: Valentine’s Day Cards
4:00pm
Kids Craft: Valentine’s Day Cards
Thursday, Feb. 13, 4:00pmKids Craft: Valentin
Tracy Branch Library
Ages 6-12. Create a Valentine’s Day craft for a loved one. All materials supplied, while they last. 
Home Work Helpers
4-6pm
 Home Work Helpers
Thursday, Feb. 13, 4-6pmHome Work Helpers
Troke Branch Library
Need help with homework?Bring your homework to the library to get help. Homework Helpers program is for Kindergarten- 5th grade students.Homework Helpers program is on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays from 4-6 pm. 
Math Easy Tutoring
4-6pm
 Math Easy Tutoring
Thursday, Feb. 13, 4-6pmMath Easy Tutoring
Troke Branch Library
Free Math Tutoring for grades 6-12.Math Easy Tutoring program is on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays from 4-6 pm. 
Heart-Shaped Felt Pillow
4:30 - 5:30 pm
 Heart-Shaped Felt Pillow
Thursday, Feb. 13, 4:30 - 5:30 pmHeart-Shaped Felt Pi
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Come make a heart-shaped felt pillow at the Cesar Chavez Central Library on Thursday, February 13, 2020 at 4:30 PM. Supplies will be provided and are available on a first come first serve basis. Anyone ages 10 and up is welcome to participate. A FREE public parking lot is located across the lib...read more
LEGO and Duplo Builders
4:30 p.m.
 LEGO and Duplo Builders
Thursday, Feb. 13, 4:30 p.m.
(January 9, 4:30 P.M. February 13, 4:30 P.M. March 12, 4:30 P.M. April 9, 4:30 P.M. May 14, 4:30 P.M.)
LEGO and Duplo Build
Maya Angelou Branch Library
Bring your creativity and enjoy a day of building with Legos and Duplos at the Maya Angelou Library!
Valentine Crafts
6:00pm
 Valentine Crafts
Thursday, Feb. 13, 6:00pmValentine Crafts
Troke Branch Library
Make gifts for loved ones.  Create Valentine bracelets, key chains & fun greetings!Ages 6 and up. 
Galentine’s Watercolor Painting
6:00 pm
Galentine’s Watercolor Painting
Thursday, Feb. 13, 6:00 pmGalentine’s Wa
Fair Oaks Library
Make it a girls night out!
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Family Storytime
10:15am
 Family Storytime
Friday, Feb. 14, 10:15am
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Join us every Friday at 10:15 for this half-hour program for famililes. We will share fun, colorful picture books, sing happy songs, and make simple, cute crafts to take home.
VITA Tax Help
10 am - 4:30 pm
 VITA Tax Help
Friday, Feb. 14, 10 am - 4:30 pm
(Fridays at 10 am, February 7, 14, 21, & 28, March 6, 13, 20, & 27, and April 3)

Manteca Branch Library
The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program is a free tax help service available at the Manteca Library on Fridays and Saturdays from 10 am - 4:30 pm. No appointment is needed and services are first-come, first-serve. This program will be offered weekly from February 1st through April 11th. E...read more
Toddler & Me: Baby, Love
11:00 am
 Toddler & Me: Baby, Love
Friday, Feb. 14, 11:00 amToddler & Me: Baby,
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Bond with Baby while getting some socialization time. 
Conversation Club
12:30 PM
 Conversation Club
Friday, Feb. 14, 12:30 PMConversation Club
Linden Branch Library
For Adults. Practice your English skills in a relaxed setting.
Crochet Club
12:30 - 2:00 pm
 Crochet Club
Friday, Feb. 14, 12:30 - 2:00 pm
Lathrop Branch Library
Come join the fun, beginners learn how to crochet or if already experienced, you can bring your own project to work on!Needles and yarn available for beginners to practice with.
Valentine’s Day Cookies and Crafts
3:00 p.m.
Valentine’s Day Cookies and Crafts
Friday, Feb. 14, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Decorate your cookie with Valentine’s Day colors and create a craft for your special Valentine.
Makerspace
3:00pm
 Makerspace
Friday, Feb. 14, 3:00pmMakerspace
Tracy Branch Library
For ages 10 to 18.Create your own S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Tech, Engineering, Arts, and Math) projects or learn more about arts, science, and tech!3-4:30pm. The library has the following items for you explore and use for your projects: Project idea books Craft/art supplies Sewing machine K'nex and L...read more
Reading to the Rescue with Harvest Home Animal Sanctuary
3:30 p.m.
Reading to the Rescue with Harvest Home Animal Sanctuary
Friday, Feb. 14, 3:30 p.m.Reading to the Rescu
Escalon Branch Library
Have you ever read a book to a chicken? Here's your chance. Bring your favorite book or borrow one of ours and read to the furry and feathered friends of the Harvest Home Animal Sanctuary. All ages are welcome to stop by and practice their reading skills with these barnyard friends. 
Cupid’s Intro to Archery
3:30 pm
 Cupid’s Intro to Archery
Friday, Feb. 14, 3:30 pmCupid’s Intro
Fair Oaks Library
Get a crash course in Cupid's weapon of choice!
Andy Zandy’s Spider-Man Training
3:30 PM
Andy Zandy’s Spider-Man Training
Friday, Feb. 14, 3:30 PMAndy Zandy’s S
Stribley Micro Library
Learn how you can be just like your friendly, Neighborhood Spider-man! Program is best suited to kids between 5-15.
Family Storytime
4:00PM
 Family Storytime
Friday, Feb. 14, 4:00PMFamily Storytime
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Enjoy some books, songs, and playtime while supporting your child's love of reading!
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Mountain House Library CLOSED 6/2019-3/2020 Due to Road Construction.
Mountain House Library CLOSED 6/2019-3/2020 Due to Road Construction.
Saturday, Feb. 15
Mountain House Branch Library
The Mountain House Library will be closed from 6/2019-3/2020 due to road construction and the library move. Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.  The library will still be providing programs in Mountain House.  Please check the online events calendars for program dates, times and lo...read more
Genealogy Workshop: How to Start a Family Tree
10 am to 12 pm
Genealogy Workshop: How to Start a Family Tree
Saturday, Feb. 15, 10 am to 12 pmGenealogy 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 15, 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 beginning your se...read more

Saturday Storytime
10:15 am
 Saturday Storytime
Saturday, Feb. 15, 10:15 amSaturday Storytime
Troke Branch Library
Join us for fun stories and songs on Saturday mornings at 10:15am. 
Preschool Storytime!
10:30 AM
 Preschool Storytime!
Saturday, Feb. 15, 10:30 AMPreschool Storytime!
Linden Branch Library
Join us for songs and a storytime at the Linden Library!
VITA Tax Help
10 am - 4:30 pm
 VITA Tax Help
Saturday, Feb. 15, 10 am - 4:30 pm
(Saturdays at 10 a.m., Feb 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29, March 7, 14, 21, & 28, April 11)

Manteca Branch Library
The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program is a free tax help service available at the Manteca Library on Fridays and Saturdays from 10 am - 4:30 pm. No appointment is needed and services are first-come, first-serve. This program will be offered weekly from February 1st through April 11th. E...read more
What’s Cooking: Fruit Cup Love Bugs
11:00am
What’s Cooking: Fruit Cup Love Bugs
Saturday, Feb. 15, 11:00amWhat’s Cooking
Stribley Micro Library
Learn how to make your own sweet treats! This month, we will be making love bugs out of fruit cups
Craft Club: Flower Mirror
11:00 am
 Craft Club: Flower Mirror
Saturday, Feb. 15, 11:00 amCraft Club: Flower M
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Make a mirror fit for fairy royalty
Family Storytime
11:30 am
 Family Storytime
Saturday, Feb. 15, 11:30 amFamily Storytime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Storytime for all ages with stories, poetry, songs, and so much more.
Saturday Movie
12:00 p.m.
 Saturday Movie
Saturday, Feb. 15, 12:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Watch a classic film or new favorite every Saturday. Snacks will be provided. 
Exploring the MakerSpace Room
1:00 - 4:00 pm
 Exploring the MakerSpace Room
Saturday, Feb. 15, 1:00 - 4:00 pmExploring the MakerS
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teens and adults,You're invited to the MakerSpace room located on the 2nd floor at the Cesar Chavez Central Library, where you can explore high tech equipment like 3D printers (MakerBot Replicator), virtual reality headset and gear (Oculus Rift), electronic cutting machine (Cricut), el...read more
2020 SAT/ACT practice tests
1:00 - 4:30 PM
 2020 SAT/ACT practice tests
Saturday, Feb. 15, 1:00 - 4:30 PM2020 SAT/ACT practic
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teens,Are you familiar with the process of taking the SAT or ACT test?Are you ready to take the test?If you answer "NO" to either question above, come to the Cesar Chavez Central Library and take the SAT/ACT practice tests on paper or on a laptop. Taking the practice tests will help you fa...read more
Beginners Yoga Class
2:00 pm
 Beginners Yoga Class
Saturday, Feb. 15, 2:00 pmBeginners Yoga Class
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Stretch, relax, and get fit! 
Random Crafts: Celebrate Black History Month - Inventors
2:00pm
Random Crafts: Celebrate Black History Month - Inventors
Saturday, Feb. 15, 2:00pmRandom Crafts: Celeb
Troke Branch Library
Did you know that traffic lights, potato chips, street sweepers and super soakers were just a few of the things invented by African Americans?  Join us in celebrating the genius of these inventors and so many more.  Explore your genius and come up with your own invention; all materials sup...read more
Afro-Cuban Drumming
3:00 pm
 Afro-Cuban Drumming
Saturday, Feb. 15, 3:00 pm
Maya Angelou Branch Library
A local group of musicians will provide a spirited demonstration of Afro-Cuban drumming.   It will be an exciting introduction into a long-standing tradition.   All ages are welcome.   This is a genuine toe-tapping event!
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HOLIDAY - LIBRARY CLOSED
 HOLIDAY - LIBRARY CLOSED
Monday, Feb. 17,
Troke Branch Library
CLOSED
 CLOSED
Monday, Feb. 17
Tracy Branch Library
 
Library Closed
 Library Closed
Monday, Feb. 17, Library Closed
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Library is closed in observance of George Washington's Birthday.
Chess Club
4:00 p.m.
 Chess Club
Monday, Feb. 17, 4:00 p.m.
Ripon Branch Library
If you like to play chess, would like to learn to play, or enjoy playing with others, then you will love our chess club!  All levels of experience are welcome.  For kids age 9 and up, teens, and adults.  Mondays from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
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Bookmobile at Wicklund Park
10:00am
 Bookmobile at Wicklund Park
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 10:00am
Mountain House Branch Library
The Bookmobile will be at Wicklund Park every Tuesday from 10:00am-11:00am while the MH Library is closed.  This traveling branch library carries books and other library materials for all ages and interests.  Library staff will help you find materials to read, take special requests, and an...read more
VITA Free Tax Services
10am-7pm
 VITA Free Tax Services
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 10am-7pm
Cesar Chavez Central Library
On Tuesdays from 10am - 7pm VITA will be at the Chavez Library to help in preparing your taxes.  Appointments are needed.  Call 209-483-4190 to make an appointment.  The program starts January 28th and runs through April 7th.
Baby Storytime
10:30am
 Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 10:30amBaby Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
Ages 0-2. Bring your infant to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun. Designed for lapsit. Older siblings welcome! 
Preschool Storytime
10:30 am
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 10:30 am
Ripon Branch Library
It's Preschool Storytime at the Ripon Library!  Bring your preschoolers to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and a very fun time.  For ages 3-5; older siblings welcome.
All About Baby Storytime
10:30 am
 All About Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 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 Playtime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Playtime
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 10:30 a.m.Preschool Playtime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Caregivers, bring your preschoolers every Tuesday from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Have lots of fun playing with friends new and old when we bring out different types of toys each week. Caregivers must stay with children.There will be no Preschool Playtime&n...read more
Toddler & Me: Love Bugs
10:30 AM
 Toddler & Me: Love Bugs
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 10:30 AMToddler & Me: Love B
Fair Oaks Library
Bond with baby while they develop their fine and gross motor skills!
Pine Needle Weaving
10:30am
 Pine Needle Weaving
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 10:30amPine Needle Weaving
Stribley Micro Library
Learn how to weave some simple projects with our friends from New Mettle Farms
Stay & Play For Toddlers & Preschoolers
10:45-11:15am
Stay & Play For Toddlers & Preschoolers
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 10:45-11:15amStay & Play For Todd
Troke Branch Library
On Mondays & Tuesdays from 10:45am-11:15am.
Preschool Storytime
11:15am
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 11:15amPreschool Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
Ages 3-5. Bring your preschooler to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun; older siblings welcome! 
Tech Know-How
1:00 - 5:00 pm
 Tech Know-How
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 1:00 - 5:00 pm
Lathrop Branch Library
Drop-in tech help for simple questions with help from patient, friendly staff. Bringing your own device is recommended!
Design Your Own Sunglasses
1:00pm
 Design Your Own Sunglasses
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 1:00pmDesign Your Own Sung
Stribley Micro Library
Design your own pair of shades
Exploring the MakerSpace Room
2:00 - 5:00 pm
 Exploring the MakerSpace Room
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2:00 - 5:00 pmExploring the MakerS
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teens and adults,You're invited to the MakerSpace room located on the 2nd floor at the Cesar Chavez Central Library, where you can explore high tech equipment like 3D printers (MakerBot Replicator), virtual reality headset and gear (Oculus Rift), electronic cutting machine (Cricut), el...read more
Fair Oaks Story Time
3:00-3:30
 Fair Oaks Story Time
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 3:00-3:30Fair Oaks Story Time
Fair Oaks Library
Storytime for all ages with stories, poetry, songs, and so much more.  
Lego Club
3:00 p.m.
 Lego Club
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Build with Legos and more!
Uncle Jer’s Bee Show
3:30 pm
 Uncle Jer’s Bee Show
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 3:30 pm
Ripon Branch Library
How and why do bees pollinate plants?Why do bees swarm?Is there a bee shortage?Why are there different kinds of honey?These questions and more are answered during this lively presentation about the mighty bee.  Participants will also be able to see live bees working on a multitude of jobs! ...read more
Books in the Barnyard with Harvest Home
3:30 pm
Books in the Barnyard with Harvest Home
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 3:30 pmBooks in the Barnyar
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Read to a rescued chicken, duck, or whatever barnyard critter tags along!
Cupcake Wars
3:30 PM
 Cupcake Wars
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 3:30 PMCupcake Wars
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Make a cupcake to rival them all! Design and decorate your own, sugary masterpiece
Teen STEAM: Science-Lava Lamps
4:00pm
 Teen STEAM: Science-Lava Lamps
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 4:00pmTeen STEAM: Science-
Troke Branch Library
Make a Lava Lamp and explore the reactions of molecules.  Add color, light and other secret ingrediants and watch your lava lamp do it's thing!Ages 12 - 17.
English Conversation Club
4-5 pm
 English Conversation Club
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 4-5 pm
Maya Angelou Branch Library
A fun, stimulating program for people who can speak some  English but want to get better at conversational English.
Teen STEM: Kinetic Sand
4:00pm
 Teen STEM: Kinetic Sand
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 4:00pmTeen STEM: Kinetic S
Tracy Branch Library
Grades 8-12. Learn about the science behind kinetic sand and how to make your own. 
Home Work Helpers
4-6pm
 Home Work Helpers
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 4-6pmHome Work Helpers
Troke Branch Library
Need help with homework?Bring your homework to the library to get help. Homework Helpers program is for Kindergarten- 5th grade students.Homework Helpers program is on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays from 4-6 pm. 
Math Easy Tutoring
4-6pm
 Math Easy Tutoring
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 4-6pmMath Easy Tutoring
Troke Branch Library
Free Math Tutoring for grades 6-12.Math Easy Tutoring program is on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays from 4-6 pm. 
WR Knitters & Crocheters
4:30PM
 WR Knitters & Crocheters
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 4:30PMWR Knitters & Croche
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Bring a project to our knitting and crocheting group!  Come and socialize while you work on a new or ongoing project.  From beginners to experts, all levels are welcome.  Exchange ideas and learn new techniques as you get to know one another and work on your creations. 
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Gadget Clinic
1:00 p.m.
 Gadget Clinic
Wednesday, Feb. 19, 1:00 p.m.Gadget Clinic
Escalon Branch Library
Trouble with technology? We can help answer your questions about email, laptops, tablets, iPads, and other electronic gadgets. Stop by the Escalon Public Library Wednesdays between 1pm-6pm for all of your gadget needs.   
Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead
1:30 PM
 Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead
Wednesday, Feb. 19, 1:30 PMFull S.T.E.A.M. Ahea
Linden Branch Library
Come to the Linden Branch Library for a S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Mathematic) themed craft.
Chavez Film Club
2:00 p.m.
 Chavez Film Club
Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2:00 p.m.Chavez Film Club
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Introducing Chavez Film Club! Every month watch a free movie at the library with Kanopy!  Learn about this exciting new service that gives you access to classic cinema, documentaries, and children’s programming.  Enjoy this month's feature film, Artic starring Mads Mikkelson...read more
Knitters Club
2 pm to 3:30 pm
 Knitters Club
Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2 pm to 3:30 pmKnitters Club
Troke Branch Library
Every Wednesday from 2:00 - 3:30 p.m. The Knitters Club  gathers primarily to make knitted goods suitable for charitable causes in our community. Participants may keep their products for their own use or donate them to one of these charitable causes. 
Makerspace
3:00 p.m.
 Makerspace
Wednesday, Feb. 19, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Create what ever your mind can imagine. All ages are welcome. 
Homework Help
3:30pm
 Homework Help
Wednesday, Feb. 19, 3:30pmHomework Help
Tracy Branch Library
Free, drop-in homework help for K-12 student provided by volunteers and online tutors. Computers with Microsoft Office and internet available for use. Mondays & Wednesday 3:30-5:00pm. Fall Dates: January 13 - May 13, 2020. No sessions 1/20, 2/10, 2/17, 3/30, 4/1, 4/13, 4/15.If you wish to become...read more
Daughters of the Dust - A Film By Julie Dash
3:30 pm
Daughters of the Dust - A Film By Julie Dash
Wednesday, Feb. 19, 3:30 pm
Ripon Branch Library
Set in 1902, Daughters of the Dust is an intimate look at a day in the lives of a family living on one of the Beaufort Sea Islands off the coast of South Carolina and Georgia where a unique African American culture known as the Gullah has developed.  Using the library's new digital ser...read more
Family Storytime
3:30 pm
 Family Storytime
Wednesday, Feb. 19, 3:30 pmFamily Storytime
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Enjoy some books, songs, and playtime while supporting your child's love of reading!
Now Playing: Brave
3:30 PM
 Now Playing: Brave
Wednesday, Feb. 19, 3:30 PMNow Playing: Brave
Stribley Micro Library
Enjoy this fantastic Pixar Film with popcorn and good company
Crafty Kids: BHM Art Project
3:30 PM
 Crafty Kids: BHM Art Project
Wednesday, Feb. 19, 3:30 PMCrafty Kids: BHM Art
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Come over and get messy with an interactive craft! This month we will recognize Black History Month with an art project inspired by the artist Alma Thomas
Fair Oaks Game Day
4:00-5:00 PM
 Fair Oaks Game Day
Wednesday, Feb. 19, 4:00-5:00 PMFair Oaks Game Day
Fair Oaks Library
Join us for our monthly game day! Each month we'll have board, card, or video games available for the whole family to play!
Prose Mechanics
4pm-5pm
 Prose Mechanics
Wednesday, Feb. 19, 4pm-5pmProse Mechanics
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Prose Mechanics is a weekly event held in the MakerSpace at 4pm at the Cesar Chavez Library. The purpose of Prose Mechanics is to provide library patrons a place to have their academic and/or creative writing papers and projects proofread and edited.  All styles of writing and all writing proje...read more
Homework Help
4:00 p.m.
 Homework Help
Wednesday, Feb. 19, 4:00 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
K-6 graders, do you need some help with your homework?Teen and adult volunteers will provide drop-in homework assistance to you on Wednesdays from 4 to 5:30 pm starting Sept. 4, 2019 in the Children's Program Room. Please note: This program will not run on library closed days or when SUSD s...read more
Homework Help
4:00 p.m.
 Homework Help
Wednesday, Feb. 19, 4:00 p.m.Homework Help
Cesar Chavez Central Library
K-6 graders, do you need some help with your homework?Teen and adult volunteers will provide drop-in homework assistance to you on Mondays and Wednesdays from 4 to 5:30 pm starting Sept. 4, 2019 in the Children's Program Room. Please note: This program will not run on library closed days or...read more
I Heart Wreaths!
4:00pm
 I Heart Wreaths!
Wednesday, Feb. 19, 4:00pm
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Join us as we make heart wreaths to take home and display. Open to all ages. Supplies will be provided. 
Home Work Helpers
4-6pm
 Home Work Helpers
Wednesday, Feb. 19, 4-6pmHome Work Helpers
Troke Branch Library
Need help with homework?Bring your homework to the library to get help. Homework Helpers program is for Kindergarten- 5th grade students.Homework Helpers program is on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays from 4-6 pm. 
Math Easy Tutoring
4-6 pm
 Math Easy Tutoring
Wednesday, Feb. 19, 4-6 pmMath Easy Tutoring
Troke Branch Library
Free Math Tutoring for grades 6-12.Math Easy Tutoring program is on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays from 4-6 pm. 
Teen Hang-Out
4:30 p.m. to 5:45 p.m.
 Teen Hang-Out
Wednesday, Feb. 19, 4:30 p.m. to 5:45 p.m.Teen Hang-Out
Maya Angelou Branch Library
It's a Teen HangoutCome grab a snack, make new friends, and learn something newAges 13-16  
Puzzles & Games
4:30 pm
 Puzzles & Games
Wednesday, Feb. 19, 4:30 pmPuzzles & Games
Troke Branch Library
Join us for a relaxing hour of puzzles and board games for all ages.
Beginning Yoga and Pilates
6:00 pm
 Beginning Yoga and Pilates
Wednesday, Feb. 19, 6:00 pm
Ripon Branch Library
Beginner's level yoga and Pilates will help you relax and renew your body and spirit!  Taught by certified instructor Susan McClanahan, this weekly class has been offered for over 10 years and continues to draw new participants.  Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat.&n...read more
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VITA Free Tax Services
10am-7pm
 VITA Free Tax Services
Thursday, Feb. 20, 10am-7pm
Fair Oaks Library
On Thursdays from 10am - 7pm VITA will be at the Fair Oaks Library to help in preparing your taxes.  Appointments are needed.  Call 209-483-4190 to make an appointment.  The program starts January 30th and runs through April 9th.
Lotería
10:30 AM
 Lotería
Thursday, Feb. 20, 10:30 AMLotería
Weston Ranch Branch Library
   Lotería is similiar to Bingo, but uses images on a deck of cards instead of plain numbers.  Learn the meaning of popular Spanish phrases and words, all while competing for fun prizes.  You do not need to know Spanish to play!Lotería es similar al Bingo, pero...read more
Healing through Painting for Adults
10:30am
Healing through Painting for Adults
Thursday, Feb. 20, 10:30am
(One Thursday per month, January 23, February 20)
Healing through Pain
Troke Branch Library
Create, Relax, Share, Heal. Join other adults at the Troke Library to paint with watercolors in a supportive environment. No previous painting experience is required. All supplies and light refreshments will be provided. "Healing through Painting" sessions are offered on January 23 and Feb...read more
All About Baby
10:30 am
 All About Baby
Thursday, Feb. 20, 10:30 am
Ripon Branch Library
All About Baby is a half-hour program packed with baby-appropriate developmental FUN which includes fingerplays, storytime,sharing boardbooks and simple musical engagement. Emphasis is on rhythm, rhyme and sensory connections, but most of all on having a joyful time with others!  Parent/caregiv...read more
Preschool Storytime
10:30 am
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Feb. 20, 10:30 am
Manteca Branch Library
Bring your preschoolers to our storytime, where we ecourage them to develop a love of reading and early literacy through books, rhymes, art, playtime, and more! All ages are welcome!
All About Baby
10:30 a.m.
 All About Baby
Thursday, Feb. 20, 10:30 a.m.
Ripon Branch Library
All About Baby is a half-hour program packed with baby-appropriate developmental FUN which includes fingerplays, storytime, sharing boardbooks and simple musical engagement.  Emphasis is on rhythm, rhyme and sensory connections, but mostof all on having a joyful time with others!  Parent/c...read more
Free Computer Classes for Adults
10:30 AM
Free Computer Classes for Adults
Thursday, Feb. 20, 10:30 AMFree Computer Classe
Cesar Chavez Central Library
The Cesar Chavez Central Library will provide free computer classes for adults every Thursday from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on the following dates.January 9, 2020 - Basic Computer SkillsJanuary 16, 2020 - Beginning Internet ClassJanuary 23, 2020 - Google DocsJanuary 30, 2020 - Beginning Microso...read more
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Feb. 20, 10:30 a.m.Preschool Storytime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Interactive stories, songs, rhymes, and movement. Free, all-day parking on the lot at Oak and Center streets.
Preschool Storytime - Escalon
10:30 A.M.
 Preschool Storytime - Escalon
Thursday, Feb. 20, 10:30 A.M.Preschool Storytime
Escalon Branch Library
Please join us for Preschool Storytime at Escalon Library!
Bingo Club
11:30 am
 Bingo Club
Thursday, Feb. 20, 11:30 amBingo Club
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Try your hand at this game of chance! Winner takes all
Preschool Storytime
1:30 pm
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Feb. 20, 1:30 pm
Lathrop Branch Library
Share the love of stories with us while reading, singling, playing, and learning. Stay after storytime for a simple craft!All ages are welcome.
Exploring the MakerSpace Room
2:00 - 5:00 pm
 Exploring the MakerSpace Room
Thursday, Feb. 20, 2:00 - 5:00 pmExploring the MakerS
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teens and adults,You're invited to the MakerSpace room located on the 2nd floor at the Cesar Chavez Central Library, where you can explore high tech equipment like 3D printers (MakerBot Replicator), virtual reality headset and gear (Oculus Rift), electronic cutting machine (Cricut), el...read more
Teen Day
3:00 p.m.
 Teen Day
Thursday, Feb. 20, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Teens only! Play video games and board games, watch teen movies.
Wreck this stuff: Plastic Bag Baskets
3:30 pm
Wreck this stuff: Plastic Bag Baskets
Thursday, Feb. 20, 3:30 pmWreck this stuff: Pl
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Make a mess. Deconstruct. Play! 
Family Storytime
4:00 PM
 Family Storytime
Thursday, Feb. 20, 4:00 PMFamily Storytime
Stribley Micro Library
Enjoy some books, songs, and playtime while supporting your child's love of reading!
STEAMspace
4:00 p.m.
 STEAMspace
Thursday, Feb. 20, 4:00 p.m.STEAMspace
Escalon Branch Library
Come in every Thursday for some STEAM related activities. Each week will focus on a specific STEAM element (Sciene, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Mathematics). Earn badges for activities. Collect all five to earn a STEAM Completion Certificate!
Find Art Fun
4:00 p.m.
 Find Art Fun
Thursday, Feb. 20, 4:00 p.m.Find Art Fun
Cesar Chavez Central Library
 Art without limits!  Have fun creating art using whatever objects and tools are available!
Lego Builder’s Club
4:00pm
 Lego Builder’s Club
Thursday, Feb. 20, 4:00pmLego Builder’s
Tracy Branch Library
For Ages 0-12. Children and their caregivers are invited to join us for an hour of building with Legos and Duplos. Children have the opportunity to put their creations on display in the library. 
Home Work Helpers
4-6pm
 Home Work Helpers
Thursday, Feb. 20, 4-6pmHome Work Helpers
Troke Branch Library
Need help with homework?Bring your homework to the library to get help. Homework Helpers program is for Kindergarten- 5th grade students.Homework Helpers program is on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays from 4-6 pm. 
Math Easy Tutoring
4-6 pm
 Math Easy Tutoring
Thursday, Feb. 20, 4-6 pmMath Easy Tutoring
Troke Branch Library
Free Math Tutoring for grades 6-12.Math Easy Tutoring program is on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays from 4-6 pm. 
Now Playing: Maleficent 2
4:30 pm
 Now Playing: Maleficent 2
Thursday, Feb. 20, 4:30 pmNow Playing: Malefic
Fair Oaks Library
Enjoy some popcorn and a movie at the Library!
Genealogy Society Meeting
5:45 pm to 7:30 pm
 Genealogy Society Meeting
Thursday, Feb. 20, 5:45 pm to 7:30 pmGenealogy Society Me
Troke Branch Library
The February speaker is James Baker; he will talk about Finding Ancestors in American Revolutionary War Records.  The San Joaquin Genealogical Society holds its meetings on the third Thursday of the month, at 5:45 pm. These meetings are free and open to the public. 
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Zumbini!
10:00 a.m.
 Zumbini!
Friday, Feb. 21, 10:00 a.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Bring in your little one for Zumbini, a Mommy & Me music and movement class for ages 0-4. Space is limited so please sign up at the library.
Family Storytime
10:15am
 Family Storytime
Friday, Feb. 21, 10:15am
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Join us every Friday at 10:15 for this half-hour program for famililes. We will share fun, colorful picture books, sing happy songs, and make simple, cute crafts to take home.
Crafty Friday For Adults
10:30am
 Crafty Friday For Adults
Friday, Feb. 21, 10:30am
Mountain House Branch Library
Adults come join us for a fun and creative craft.  This program will be held at the Mountain House Fire Station located at 911 S. Tradition St., Mountain House, CA   95391.
All About Baby
10:30 a.m.
 All About Baby
Friday, Feb. 21, 10:30 a.m.
Ripon Branch Library
All About Baby is a half-hour program packed with baby-appropriate developmental FUN which includes fingerplays, storytime, sharing boardbooks and simple musical engagement.  Emphasis is on rhythm, rhyme and sensory connections, but mostof all on having a joyful time with others!  Parent/c...read more
VITA Tax Help
10 am - 4:30 pm
 VITA Tax Help
Friday, Feb. 21, 10 am - 4:30 pm
(Fridays at 10 am, February 7, 14, 21, & 28, March 6, 13, 20, & 27, and April 3)

Manteca Branch Library
The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program is a free tax help service available at the Manteca Library on Fridays and Saturdays from 10 am - 4:30 pm. No appointment is needed and services are first-come, first-serve. This program will be offered weekly from February 1st through April 11th. E...read more
Drop-In Tech Help
11:00 am
 Drop-In Tech Help
Friday, Feb. 21, 11:00 amDrop-In Tech Help
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Need one-on-one assistance with a tech  issue? Stop by and we can help clear things up.
Conversation Club
12:30 PM
 Conversation Club
Friday, Feb. 21, 12:30 PMConversation Club
Linden Branch Library
For Adults. Practice your English skills in a relaxed setting.
Random Fandom: Baby Yoda
3:00 pm
 Random Fandom: Baby Yoda
Friday, Feb. 21, 3:00 pmRandom Fandom: Baby
Fair Oaks Library
Create arts and crafts inspired by your favorite fandoms! 
Makerspace
3:00pm
 Makerspace
Friday, Feb. 21, 3:00pmMakerspace
Tracy Branch Library
For ages 10 to 18.Create your own S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Tech, Engineering, Arts, and Math) projects or learn more about arts, science, and tech!3-4:30pm. The library has the following items for you explore and use for your projects: Project idea books Craft/art supplies Sewing machine K'nex and L...read more
Craftivity - Quilling sessions
3:30 - 4:30 pm
 Craftivity - Quilling sessions
Friday, Feb. 21, 3:30 - 4:30 pmCraftivity - Quillin
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Friends and familiies,Join us for 3 fun quilling sessions at the Cesar Chavez Central Library on the following Fridays at 3:30 pm. Session 1: January 17, 2020 - Learn to make basic quilling shapes  Session 2: February 21, 2020 - Learn how to use different quilling tools Session 3: March 20, 202...read more
Books in the Barnyard
3:30 PM
 Books in the Barnyard
Friday, Feb. 21, 3:30 PMBooks in the Barnyar
Stribley Micro Library
Read to a rescued chicken, duck, or whatever barnyard critter tags along
Family Storytime
4:00PM
 Family Storytime
Friday, Feb. 21, 4:00PMFamily Storytime
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Enjoy some books, songs, and playtime while supporting your child's love of reading!
English Conversation Club
4:00pm
 English Conversation Club
Friday, Feb. 21, 4:00pmEnglish Conversation
Tracy Branch Library
For Adults. Practice your English skills in a relaxed setting.
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Mountain House Library CLOSED 6/2019-3/2020 Due to Road Construction.
Mountain House Library CLOSED 6/2019-3/2020 Due to Road Construction.
Saturday, Feb. 22
Mountain House Branch Library
The Mountain House Library will be closed from 6/2019-3/2020 due to road construction and the library move. Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.  The library will still be providing programs in Mountain House.  Please check the online events calendars for program dates, times and lo...read more
Saturday Storytime
10:15 am
 Saturday Storytime
Saturday, Feb. 22, 10:15 amSaturday Storytime
Troke Branch Library
Join us for fun stories and songs on Saturday mornings at 10:15am. 
Preschool Storytime!
10:30 AM
 Preschool Storytime!
Saturday, Feb. 22, 10:30 AMPreschool Storytime!
Linden Branch Library
Join us for songs and a storytime at the Linden Library!
VITA Tax Help
10 am - 4:30 pm
 VITA Tax Help
Saturday, Feb. 22, 10 am - 4:30 pm
(Saturdays at 10 a.m., Feb 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29, March 7, 14, 21, & 28, April 11)

Manteca Branch Library
The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program is a free tax help service available at the Manteca Library on Fridays and Saturdays from 10 am - 4:30 pm. No appointment is needed and services are first-come, first-serve. This program will be offered weekly from February 1st through April 11th. E...read more
Globe Trotters
11:00am
 Globe Trotters
Saturday, Feb. 22, 11:00amGlobe Trotters
Stribley Micro Library
Color the world, literally! Decorate a globe and have the world in the palm of your hand
What’s Cooking: Love Bugs
11:00 am
 What’s Cooking: Love Bugs
Saturday, Feb. 22, 11:00 amWhat’s Cooking
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Make a Love Bug out of candy!
Magical Moonshine
11:00am
 Magical Moonshine
Saturday, Feb. 22, 11:00amMagical Moonshine
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Enjoy a puppet show that will have you grinning from ear to ear. All ages welcome.
Family Storytime
11:30 am
 Family Storytime
Saturday, Feb. 22, 11:30 amFamily Storytime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Storytime for all ages with stories, poetry, songs, and so much more.
Saturday Movie
12:00 p.m.
 Saturday Movie
Saturday, Feb. 22, 12:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Watch a classic film or new favorite every Saturday. Snacks will be provided. 
African-American Legacy Luncheon
1-5 pm
African-American Legacy Luncheon
Saturday, Feb. 22, 1-5 pm
Maya Angelou Branch Library
This event has been held at the Maya Angelou Library for several years during Black History Month.   The premise is simple.  Prior to the luncheon, people nominate members of the African-American community in Stockton for their outstanding  contributions to the community.  &...read more
Exploring the MakerSpace Room
1:00 - 4:00 pm
 Exploring the MakerSpace Room
Saturday, Feb. 22, 1:00 - 4:00 pmExploring the MakerS
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teens and adults,You're invited to the MakerSpace room located on the 2nd floor at the Cesar Chavez Central Library, where you can explore high tech equipment like 3D printers (MakerBot Replicator), virtual reality headset and gear (Oculus Rift), electronic cutting machine (Cricut), el...read more
Lego Block Party
2-3 pm
 Lego Block Party
Saturday, Feb. 22, 2-3 pmLego Block Party
Troke Branch Library
Kids can play & build with Legos and Duplos. For ages 3 & older.
African Drum and Dance
3:00-4:00 PM
 African Drum and Dance
Saturday, Feb. 22, 3:00-4:00 PMAfrican Drum and Dan
Fair Oaks Library
Join us for a  performance celebrating African dance and music.
African Drum and Dance Troupe
3:00 pm
 African Drum and Dance Troupe
Saturday, Feb. 22, 3:00 pmAfrican Drum and Dan
Fair Oaks Library
Join us for a performance celebrating African dance and music!
CANCELED - Volunteer Information Session
3:00pm
CANCELED - Volunteer Information Session
Saturday, Feb. 22, 3:00pm
Tracy Branch Library
For ages 14 and older. Learn about the volunteer opportunities at the Tracy Branch Library and get a volunteer application.
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Preschool & Toddler Storytime
10:15 am
 Preschool & Toddler Storytime
Monday, Feb. 24, 10:15 am
(Mondays & Tuesdays/ 10:15am)
Preschool & Toddler
Troke Branch Library
Please join us for a storytime on Mondays & Tuesdays at 10:15am. We will have lots of fun with stories, songs and finger plays. Name tags are given to kids starting 10:00am. 
Stay & Play For Toddlers & Preschoolers
10:45-11:15am
Stay & Play For Toddlers & Preschoolers
Monday, Feb. 24, 10:45-11:15amStay & Play For Todd
Troke Branch Library
On Mondays & Tuesdays from 10:45am-11:15am.
Zumbini (REGISTER)
11:00am
 Zumbini (REGISTER)
Monday, Feb. 24, 11:00amZumbini (REGISTER)
Tracy Branch Library
For Ages 0-4. Created by Zumba® and BabyFirst, the Zumbini® program combines music, dance and educational tools for 45 minutes of can’t-stop, won’t-stop bonding, learning, and fun! Space is limited. Priority given to those who register in person, by phone (866-805-7323), or ...read more

Study Buddies
2:30-4:00 PM
 Study Buddies
Monday, Feb. 24, 2:30-4:00 PMStudy Buddies
Fair Oaks Library
Drop in after school and improve your reading skills by reading to a volunteer, finishing your homework, or just studying to get ahead!For students K-5th grade.
Monday Easy Reader Book Club [REGISTER]
3:00pm
Monday Easy Reader Book Club [REGISTER]
Monday, Feb. 24, 3:00pm
(Dates: Jan 13, 27, 3:00pm / Feb 3, 24, 3:00pm / Mar 9, 23, 3:00pm / April 13, 27, 3:00pm / May 4, 18, 3:00pm)
Monday Easy Reader B
Tracy Branch Library
Ideal for Grades K-2. Improve reading comprehension skills by discussing a new book each session. Craft activity included.  Participants are encouraged to attend all sessions.Get the first book from the checkout desk.Dates:Jan 13, 27, 3:00pmFeb 3, 24, 3:00pmMar 9, 23, 3:00pmApril 13, 27, 3:00pm...read more

English Conversation Club
3:30 to 5 pm
 English Conversation Club
Monday, Feb. 24, 3:30 to 5 pmEnglish Conversation
Troke Branch Library
Come to the English Conversation Club to practice your English skills in a fun and low-key setting.This is a free program, and all English-learners are welcome. 
Monday Series Book Club [REGISTER]
3:30pm
Monday Series Book Club [REGISTER]
Monday, Feb. 24, 3:30pm
(Dates: Jan 13, 27, 3:30pm / Feb 3, 24, 3:30pm / Mar 9, 23, 3:30pm / April 13, 27, 3:30pm / May 4, 18, 3:30pm)
Monday Series Book C
Tracy Branch Library
Ideal for Grades 3-5. Improve reading comprehension skills by discussing a new book each session. Craft activity included.  Participants are encouraged to attend all sessions.Get the first book from the checkout desk.Dates:Jan 13, 27, 3:30pmFeb 3, 24, 3:30pmMar 9, 23, 3:30pmApril 13, 27, 3:30pm...read more

Homework Help
3:30pm
 Homework Help
Monday, Feb. 24, 3:30pmHomework Help
Tracy Branch Library
Free, drop-in homework help for K-12 student provided by volunteers and online tutors. Computers with Microsoft Office and internet available for use. Mondays & Wednesday 3:30-5:00pm. Fall Dates: January 13 - May 13, 2020. No sessions 1/20, 2/10, 2/17, 3/30, 4/1, 4/13, 4/15.If you wish to become...read more
Chess Club
4:00 p.m.
 Chess Club
Monday, Feb. 24, 4:00 p.m.
Ripon Branch Library
If you like to play chess, would like to learn to play, or enjoy playing with others, then you will love our chess club!  All levels of experience are welcome.  For kids age 9 and up, teens, and adults.  Mondays from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Maker Monday
4:00 pm
 Maker Monday
Monday, Feb. 24, 4:00 pm
Manteca Branch Library
Explore a wide variety of maker-style crafts and activities, such as Legos, Marble Runs, Do-it-Yourself Crafts, and much more. Each program will offer a variety of activities and all supplies will be provided. For people of all ages.
Exploring the MakerSpace Room
4 - 7 PM
 Exploring the MakerSpace Room
Monday, Feb. 24, 4 - 7 PMExploring the MakerS
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teens and adults,You're invited to the MakerSpace room located on the 2nd floor at the Cesar Chavez Central Library, where you can explore high tech equipment like 3D printers (MakerBot Replicator), virtual reality headset and gear (Oculus Rift), electronic cutting machine (Cricut), el...read more
Chess Club
5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
 Chess Club
Monday, Feb. 24, 5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.Chess Club
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Youth of all skill levels are welcome to learn and play chess every Monday from 5:30 to 6:30 in the Chavez Children's Program Room. Join us for some fun and challenge your friends to a game. 
Sleepy Time Stories
6:00 p.m.
 Sleepy Time Stories
Monday, Feb. 24, 6:00 p.m.
Maya Angelou Branch Library
Families, join us for an evening of stories and songs.  Pajamas, blankets and pillows welcomed.
Beginning American Sign Language
6pm
Beginning American Sign Language
Monday, Feb. 24, 6pm
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Want to learn American Sign Language?  If so, then this program is for you!  All are welcome to attend this free class.  No registration required.
Movie Documentary: Unchained Memories
6:00pm
Movie Documentary: Unchained Memories
Monday, Feb. 24, 6:00pmMovie Documentary: U
Tracy Branch Library
Documentary: Unchained Memories is a 2003 documentary film about the stories of former slaves interviewed during the 1930s as part of the Federal Writers' Project and preserved in the WPA Slave Narrative Collection. Snacks provided.  75 minutes in length  
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Genealogy Helpers
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
 Genealogy Helpers
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
(First & last Tuesdays, 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.  You can find them in the Genealogy Section on the top floor of the Library. 
VITA Free Tax Services
10am-7pm
 VITA Free Tax Services
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 10am-7pm
Cesar Chavez Central Library
On Tuesdays from 10am - 7pm VITA will be at the Chavez Library to help in preparing your taxes.  Appointments are needed.  Call 209-483-4190 to make an appointment.  The program starts January 28th and runs through April 7th.
Preschool & Toddler Storytime
10:15 am
 Preschool & Toddler Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 10:15 am
(Mondays & Tuesdays/ 10:15am)
Preschool & Toddler
Troke Branch Library
Please join us for a storytime on Mondays & Tuesdays at 10:15am. We will have lots of fun with stories, songs and finger plays. Name tags are given to kids starting 10:00am. 
Preschool & Toddler Storytime
10:15 am
 Preschool & Toddler Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 10:15 am
(Mondays & Tuesdays/ 10:15am)
Preschool & Toddler
Troke Branch Library
Please join us for a storytime on Mondays & Tuesdays at 10:15am. We will have lots of fun with stories, songs and finger plays. Name tags are given to kids starting 10:00am. 
Baby Storytime
10:30am
 Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 10:30amBaby Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
Ages 0-2. Bring your infant to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun. Designed for lapsit. Older siblings welcome! 
Preschool Storytime
10:30 am
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 10:30 am
Ripon Branch Library
It's Preschool Storytime at the Ripon Library!  Bring your preschoolers to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and a very fun time.  For ages 3-5; older siblings welcome.
All About Baby Storytime
10:30 am
 All About Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 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 Playtime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Playtime
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 10:30 a.m.Preschool Playtime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Caregivers, bring your preschoolers every Tuesday from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Have lots of fun playing with friends new and old when we bring out different types of toys each week. Caregivers must stay with children.There will be no Preschool Playtime&n...read more
Bingo Club
10:30am
 Bingo Club
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 10:30amBingo Club
Stribley Micro Library
Bring a friend or make new ones at our monthly bingo club
Stay & Play For Toddlers & Preschoolers
10:45-11:15am
Stay & Play For Toddlers & Preschoolers
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 10:45-11:15amStay & Play For Todd
Troke Branch Library
On Mondays & Tuesdays from 10:45am-11:15am.
Preschool Storytime
11:15am
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 11:15amPreschool Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
Ages 3-5. Bring your preschooler to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun; older siblings welcome! 
Tech Know-How
1:00 - 5:00 pm
 Tech Know-How
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 1:00 - 5:00 pm
Lathrop Branch Library
Drop-in tech help for simple questions with help from patient, friendly staff. Bringing your own device is recommended!
Clay Time
1:00pm
 Clay Time
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 1:00pmClay Time
Stribley Micro Library
Make something beautiful out of clay to take home
Exploring the MakerSpace Room
2:00 - 5:00 pm
 Exploring the MakerSpace Room
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2:00 - 5:00 pmExploring the MakerS
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teens and adults,You're invited to the MakerSpace room located on the 2nd floor at the Cesar Chavez Central Library, where you can explore high tech equipment like 3D printers (MakerBot Replicator), virtual reality headset and gear (Oculus Rift), electronic cutting machine (Cricut), el...read more
Fair Oaks Story Time
3:00-3:30
 Fair Oaks Story Time
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 3:00-3:30Fair Oaks Story Time
Fair Oaks Library
Storytime for all ages with stories, poetry, songs, and so much more.  
Lego Club
3:00 p.m.
 Lego Club
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Build with Legos and more!
5-6-7 Book Club
3:30 p.m.
 5-6-7 Book Club
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 3:30 p.m.
Ripon Branch Library
What's better than reading a really good book? How about sharing that reading experience with a group of readers?  That is exactly what the 5-6-7 Book Club readers do! Once a month, on the last Tuesday at 3:30 p.m. we meet for a lively discussion (and pizza of course) facilitated by Librari...read more
Crafty Kids: Pixar Party
3:30 PM
 Crafty Kids: Pixar Party
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 3:30 PMCrafty Kids: Pixar P
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Come over and get messy with an interactive craft! This month we will be celebrating all things Pixar with all sorts of fun!
Crafty kids: Pixar Party
3:30 pm
 Crafty kids: Pixar Party
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 3:30 pmCrafty kids: Pixar P
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Come over and get messy with an interactive craft! 
Teen Book Club: Prince and the Dressmaker
3:30 PM
Teen Book Club: Prince and the Dressmaker
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 3:30 PMTeen Book Club: Prin
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Share your thoughts on the graphic novel, "The Prince and the Dressmaker" by Jen Wang
English Conversation Club
4-5 pm
 English Conversation Club
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 4-5 pm
Maya Angelou Branch Library
A fun, stimulating program for people who can speak some  English but want to get better at conversational English.
Sewing Basics for Teens and Adults
4 PM
Sewing Basics for Teens and Adults
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 4 PMSewing Basics for Te
Cesar Chavez Central Library
The Cesar Chavez Central Library offers Sewing Basics class for teens and adults every 2nd & 4th Tuesdays each month from 4:00 to 5:30 p.m. in the MakerSpace room on the 2nd floor. In this workshop, you will learn the basics of sewing, including operating a sewing machine, threading a bobbi...read more
Teen DIY Studio
4:00 p.m.
 Teen DIY Studio
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 4:00 p.m.Teen DIY Studio
Escalon Branch Library
Join the Escalon Teen DIY Studio and design your own amazing creations from bath bombs to neon signs. All materials will be provided. See you there! 
Homework Help
4:00-5:00PM
 Homework Help
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 4:00-5:00PM
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Volunteers will be available to help students grades  K—6th with their  homework in math, science, and English.Tuesdays 4:00-5:00PMThis is a drop-in first come first serve.  Parents must stay in the library. 
Teen Movie - Dragon Ball Super: Broly
4:00pm
Teen Movie - Dragon Ball Super: Broly
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 4:00pmTeen Movie - Dragon
Tracy Branch Library
Grades 8-12. Watch a movie and eat snacks. Synopsis: Goku and Vegeta encounter Broly, a Saiyan warrior unlike any fighter they've faced before during Dragon Ball Super: Broly (2018). Rating: PG. Runtime: 1hr 41 min.
Home Work Helpers
4-6pm
 Home Work Helpers
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 4-6pmHome Work Helpers
Troke Branch Library
Need help with homework?Bring your homework to the library to get help. Homework Helpers program is for Kindergarten- 5th grade students.Homework Helpers program is on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays from 4-6 pm. 
Math Easy Tutoring
4-6 pm
 Math Easy Tutoring
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 4-6 pmMath Easy Tutoring
Troke Branch Library
Free Math Tutoring for grades 6-12.Math Easy Tutoring program is on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays from 4-6 pm. 
WR Knitters & Crocheters
4:30PM
 WR Knitters & Crocheters
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 4:30PMWR Knitters & Croche
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Bring a project to our knitting and crocheting group!  Come and socialize while you work on a new or ongoing project.  From beginners to experts, all levels are welcome.  Exchange ideas and learn new techniques as you get to know one another and work on your creations. 
Teen Job Workshop
5:30pm
 Teen Job Workshop
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 5:30pmTeen Job Workshop
Troke Branch Library
Looking for a job?  Need money for college or that special car?Learn about:   ~ Promoting your skills   ~ Writing a resume   ~ Filling out job applications   ~ Tips on interviewing
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Gadget Clinic
1:00 p.m.
 Gadget Clinic
Wednesday, Feb. 26, 1:00 p.m.Gadget Clinic
Escalon Branch Library
Trouble with technology? We can help answer your questions about email, laptops, tablets, iPads, and other electronic gadgets. Stop by the Escalon Public Library Wednesdays between 1pm-6pm for all of your gadget needs.   
Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead
1:30 PM
 Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead
Wednesday, Feb. 26, 1:30 PMFull S.T.E.A.M. Ahea
Linden Branch Library
Come to the Linden Branch Library for a S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Mathematic) themed craft.
Multicultural Music with Don O’Brien
1:30 pm
Multicultural Music with Don O’Brien
Wednesday, Feb. 26, 1:30 pm
Manteca Branch Library
This hands-on journey through the music of Mexico, Africa, Ireland and more will have your hands clapping and your toes tapping to the steel drum, didgeridoo, and ocarina. Get up close with the instruments and make your own beautiful music. This program is designed for children in grades K-8, b...read more
Knitters Club
2 pm to 3:30 pm
 Knitters Club
Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2 pm to 3:30 pmKnitters Club
Troke Branch Library
Every Wednesday from 2:00 - 3:30 p.m. The Knitters Club  gathers primarily to make knitted goods suitable for charitable causes in our community. Participants may keep their products for their own use or donate them to one of these charitable causes. 
Makerspace
3:00 p.m.
 Makerspace
Wednesday, Feb. 26, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Create what ever your mind can imagine. All ages are welcome. 
Homework Help
3:30pm
 Homework Help
Wednesday, Feb. 26, 3:30pmHomework Help
Tracy Branch Library
Free, drop-in homework help for K-12 student provided by volunteers and online tutors. Computers with Microsoft Office and internet available for use. Mondays & Wednesday 3:30-5:00pm. Fall Dates: January 13 - May 13, 2020. No sessions 1/20, 2/10, 2/17, 3/30, 4/1, 4/13, 4/15.If you wish to become...read more
Lego Club
3:30 pm
 Lego Club
Wednesday, Feb. 26, 3:30 pm
Ripon Branch Library
Lego Club is for all children one and up.  No sign-up or membership required.  Just drop-in and build something cool!  Each session we come up with a theme to direct the building, but you can make what you want.  All we ask is to share the pieces, help fellow builder, have fun, a...read more
Family Storytime
3:30 PM
 Family Storytime
Wednesday, Feb. 26, 3:30 PMFamily Storytime
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Enjoy some books, songs, and playtime while supporting your child's love of reading!
Family Storytime
3:30 pm
 Family Storytime
Wednesday, Feb. 26, 3:30 pmFamily Storytime
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Enjoy some books, songs, and playtime while supporting your child's love of reading!
Lego Club
3:30 pm
 Lego Club
Wednesday, Feb. 26, 3:30 pm
Lathrop Branch Library
Build with LEGOs! We'll provide the bricks, you provide the imagination.
Sloth Appreciation Day
3:30 PM
 Sloth Appreciation Day
Wednesday, Feb. 26, 3:30 PMSloth Appreciation D
Stribley Micro Library
Celebrate the best and slowest animal around: the Sloth!
Strange Science Chocolate Slime
3:30 PM
Strange Science Chocolate Slime
Wednesday, Feb. 26, 3:30 PMStrange Science Choc
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Scientists welcome! Let's make some chocolateSlime -- and you can eat it!
Prose Mechanics
4pm-5pm
 Prose Mechanics
Wednesday, Feb. 26, 4pm-5pmProse Mechanics
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Prose Mechanics is a weekly event held in the MakerSpace at 4pm at the Cesar Chavez Library. The purpose of Prose Mechanics is to provide library patrons a place to have their academic and/or creative writing papers and projects proofread and edited.  All styles of writing and all writing proje...read more
Homework Help
4:00 p.m.
 Homework Help
Wednesday, Feb. 26, 4:00 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
K-6 graders, do you need some help with your homework?Teen and adult volunteers will provide drop-in homework assistance to you on Wednesdays from 4 to 5:30 pm starting Sept. 4, 2019 in the Children's Program Room. Please note: This program will not run on library closed days or when SUSD s...read more
Homework Help
4:00 p.m.
 Homework Help
Wednesday, Feb. 26, 4:00 p.m.Homework Help
Cesar Chavez Central Library
K-6 graders, do you need some help with your homework?Teen and adult volunteers will provide drop-in homework assistance to you on Mondays and Wednesdays from 4 to 5:30 pm starting Sept. 4, 2019 in the Children's Program Room. Please note: This program will not run on library closed days or...read more
Leap Day Time Capsule
4:00PM
 Leap Day Time Capsule
Wednesday, Feb. 26, 4:00PMLeap Day Time Capsul
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Make this special day extra special by creating your very own time capsule to take home!  Once Spring comes, bury your time capsule in the ground, then dig it up again in 4 years on the next Leap Day to look back at your memories and even add to them. Start a new tradition that can last for gen...read more
Home Work Helpers
4-6pm
 Home Work Helpers
Wednesday, Feb. 26, 4-6pmHome Work Helpers
Troke Branch Library
Need help with homework?Bring your homework to the library to get help. Homework Helpers program is for Kindergarten- 5th grade students.Homework Helpers program is on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays from 4-6 pm. 
Math Easy Tutoring
4-6 pm
 Math Easy Tutoring
Wednesday, Feb. 26, 4-6 pmMath Easy Tutoring
Troke Branch Library
Free Math Tutoring for grades 6-12.Math Easy Tutoring program is on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays from 4-6 pm. 
Wednesday Easy Reader Book Club [REGISTER]
4:00pm
Wednesday Easy Reader Book Club [REGISTER]
Wednesday, Feb. 26, 4:00pm
(Dates: Jan 15, 29, 4:00pm / Feb 5, 26, 4:00pm / Mar 11, 25, 4:00pm / April 15, 29, 4:00pm / May 6, 20 4:00pm)
Wednesday Easy Reade
Tracy Branch Library
Ideal for Grades K-2. Improve reading comprehension skills by discussing a new book each session. Craft activity included.  Participants are encouraged to attend all sessions.Get the first book from the checkout desk.Dates:Jan 15, 29, 4:00pmFeb 5, 26, 4:00pmMar 11, 25, 4:00pmApril 15, 29, 4:00p...read more

Wednesday Series Book Club [REGISTER]
4:30pm
Wednesday Series Book Club [REGISTER]
Wednesday, Feb. 26, 4:30pm
(Dates: Jan 15, 29, 4:30pm / Feb 5, 26, 4:30pm / Mar 11, 25, 4:30pm / April 15, 29, 4:30pm / May 6, 20 4:30pm)
Wednesday Series Boo
Tracy Branch Library
Ideal for Grades 3-5. Improve reading comprehension skills by discussing a new book each session. Craft activity included.  Participants are encouraged to attend all sessions.Get the first book from the checkout desk.Dates:Jan 15, 29, 4:30pmFeb 5, 26, 4:30pmMar 11, 25, 4:30pmApril 15, 29, 4:30p...read more

Bingo at Troke
4:30 pm
 Bingo at Troke
Wednesday, Feb. 26, 4:30 pmBingo at Troke
Troke Branch Library
Love to play bingo?  Like to win free stuff?  Then join us and do both at our monthly bingo!  There will be prizes to win.  Have fun here and meet new people.  This program is free and open to all.
Beginning Yoga and Pilates
6:00 pm
 Beginning Yoga and Pilates
Wednesday, Feb. 26, 6:00 pm
Ripon Branch Library
Beginner's level yoga and Pilates will help you relax and renew your body and spirit!  Taught by certified instructor Susan McClanahan, this weekly class has been offered for over 10 years and continues to draw new participants.  Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat.&n...read more
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VITA Free Tax Services
10am-7pm
 VITA Free Tax Services
Thursday, Feb. 27, 10am-7pm
Fair Oaks Library
On Thursdays from 10am - 7pm VITA will be at the Fair Oaks Library to help in preparing your taxes.  Appointments are needed.  Call 209-483-4190 to make an appointment.  The program starts January 30th and runs through April 9th.
Preschool Storytime
10:30 am
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Feb. 27, 10:30 am
Manteca Branch Library
Bring your preschoolers to our storytime, where we ecourage them to develop a love of reading and early literacy through books, rhymes, art, playtime, and more! All ages are welcome!
All About Baby
10:30 a.m.
 All About Baby
Thursday, Feb. 27, 10:30 a.m.
Ripon Branch Library
All About Baby is a half-hour program packed with baby-appropriate developmental FUN which includes fingerplays, storytime, sharing boardbooks and simple musical engagement.  Emphasis is on rhythm, rhyme and sensory connections, but mostof all on having a joyful time with others!  Parent/c...read more
Free Computer Classes for Adults
10:30 AM
Free Computer Classes for Adults
Thursday, Feb. 27, 10:30 AMFree Computer Classe
Cesar Chavez Central Library
The Cesar Chavez Central Library will provide free computer classes for adults every Thursday from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on the following dates.January 9, 2020 - Basic Computer SkillsJanuary 16, 2020 - Beginning Internet ClassJanuary 23, 2020 - Google DocsJanuary 30, 2020 - Beginning Microso...read more
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Feb. 27, 10:30 a.m.Preschool Storytime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Interactive stories, songs, rhymes, and movement. Free, all-day parking on the lot at Oak and Center streets.
Preschool Storytime - Escalon
10:30 A.M.
 Preschool Storytime - Escalon
Thursday, Feb. 27, 10:30 A.M.Preschool Storytime
Escalon Branch Library
Please join us for Preschool Storytime at Escalon Library!
Aromatherapy
11:30 am
 Aromatherapy
Thursday, Feb. 27, 11:30 amAromatherapy
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Make a scented bag to calm your nerves and serve as a heating pad
Preschool Storytime
1:30 pm
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Feb. 27, 1:30 pm
Lathrop Branch Library
Share the love of stories with us while reading, singling, playing, and learning. Stay after storytime for a simple craft!All ages are welcome.
Exploring the MakerSpace Room
2:00 - 5:00 pm
 Exploring the MakerSpace Room
Thursday, Feb. 27, 2:00 - 5:00 pmExploring the MakerS
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teens and adults,You're invited to the MakerSpace room located on the 2nd floor at the Cesar Chavez Central Library, where you can explore high tech equipment like 3D printers (MakerBot Replicator), virtual reality headset and gear (Oculus Rift), electronic cutting machine (Cricut), el...read more
Coloring Club
2:30pm
 Coloring Club
Thursday, Feb. 27, 2:30pm
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Relax and color with us on the 4th Thursday of every month!  All material will be supplied but feel free to bring your own.   
Now Playing: Princess and the Frog
3:00 PM
Now Playing: Princess and the Frog
Thursday, Feb. 27, 3:00 PMNow Playing: Princes
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Enjoy some popcorn and a great flick at the Library! Princess & the Frog is rated G.
Teen Day
3:00 p.m.
 Teen Day
Thursday, Feb. 27, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Teens only! Play video games and board games, watch teen movies.
Read with a Rescued Farm Animal
3:30-4:30PM
 Read with a Rescued Farm Animal
Thursday, Feb. 27, 3:30-4:30PM
(February)

Weston Ranch Branch Library
Bring a book or borrow one of ours and read to a furry friend!  Harvest Home Animal Sanctuary brings a different farm animal each month, perfect for you or your child to become aquainted with a farm animal they might not normally come into contact with.  All ages welcome.
Now Playing: Princess & the frog
3:30 pm
Now Playing: Princess & the frog
Thursday, Feb. 27, 3:30 pmNow Playing: Princes
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Enjoy some popcorn and a great flick at the Library! Princess & the Frog is rated G.
Crafty Kids: BHM Kente Cloth
3:30 PM
 Crafty Kids: BHM Kente Cloth
Thursday, Feb. 27, 3:30 PMCrafty Kids: BHM Ken
Stribley Micro Library
Come over and get messy with an interactive craft! This month we will be Honoring Black History Month by making a paper Kente cloth and learning about the historybehind it!
Family Storytime
4:00 PM
 Family Storytime
Thursday, Feb. 27, 4:00 PMFamily Storytime
Stribley Micro Library
Enjoy some books, songs, and playtime while supporting your child's love of reading!
STEAMspace
4:00 p.m.
 STEAMspace
Thursday, Feb. 27, 4:00 p.m.STEAMspace
Escalon Branch Library
Come in every Thursday for some STEAM related activities. Each week will focus on a specific STEAM element (Sciene, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Mathematics). Earn badges for activities. Collect all five to earn a STEAM Completion Certificate!
Family Game Day at the Library!
4:00 p.m.
 Family Game Day at the Library!
Thursday, Feb. 27, 4:00 p.m.
(January 23, 4:00 P.M. February 27, 4:00 P.M. March 26, 4:00 P.M. April 23, 4:00 P.M. May 28, 4:00 P.M.)
Family Game Day at t
Maya Angelou Branch Library
Bring your family and friends and enjoy playing an assortment of your favorite games!  Refreshments will be provided.
Junior Gardeners
4:00 p.m.
 Junior Gardeners
Thursday, Feb. 27, 4:00 p.m.Junior Gardeners
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Explore the wonderful world of seeds and plants through hands-on activities. Caregivers come with your children to cultivate a love of gardening and an appreciation for the environment. Presented by Patty Lovato of the Stockton-San Joaquin County Seed Lending Library. Fun for age...read more
Family Movie: Frozen II
4:00pm
 Family Movie: Frozen II
Thursday, Feb. 27, 4:00pmFamily Movie: Frozen
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. Synopsis: Elsa the Snow Queen and her sister Anna embark on an adventure far away from the kingdom of Arendelle. They are joined by friends, Kristoff, Olaf, and Sven.Production year: 2019Rating: PGRuntime: 103 minutes
Math Easy Tutoring
4-6 pm
 Math Easy Tutoring
Thursday, Feb. 27, 4-6 pmMath Easy Tutoring
Troke Branch Library
Free Math Tutoring for grades 6-12.Math Easy Tutoring program is on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays from 4-6 pm. 
Magician Perry Yan
6:00pm
 Magician Perry Yan
Thursday, Feb. 27, 6:00pmMagician Perry Yan
Troke Branch Library
Enjoy an entertaining magic show performed by the famous Bay Area Magician Perry Yan. All ages are welcome.
Loteria
6:00 pm
 Loteria
Thursday, Feb. 27, 6:00 pmLoteria
Fair Oaks Library
Who will be the loteria champion of Fair Oaks!?
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Family Storytime
10:15am
 Family Storytime
Friday, Feb. 28, 10:15am
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Join us every Friday at 10:15 for this half-hour program for famililes. We will share fun, colorful picture books, sing happy songs, and make simple, cute crafts to take home.
Zumbini
10:30 a.m.
 Zumbini
Friday, Feb. 28, 10:30 a.m.
Ripon Branch Library
For Ages 0-4. Created by Zumba® and BabyFirst, the Zumbini® program combines music, dance and educational tools for 45 minutes of can’t-stop, won’t-stop bonding, learning, and fun!         Space is limited. Please register at the libra...read more
VITA Tax Help
10 am - 4:30 pm
 VITA Tax Help
Friday, Feb. 28, 10 am - 4:30 pm
(Fridays at 10 am, February 7, 14, 21, & 28, March 6, 13, 20, & 27, and April 3)

Manteca Branch Library
The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program is a free tax help service available at the Manteca Library on Fridays and Saturdays from 10 am - 4:30 pm. No appointment is needed and services are first-come, first-serve. This program will be offered weekly from February 1st through April 11th. E...read more
Adult Coloring
11:00am
 Adult Coloring
Friday, Feb. 28, 11:00amAdult Coloring
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Make something beautiful while relaxing
Conversation Club
12:30 PM
 Conversation Club
Friday, Feb. 28, 12:30 PMConversation Club
Linden Branch Library
For Adults. Practice your English skills in a relaxed setting.
Homework Help
3:00 p.m.
 Homework Help
Friday, Feb. 28, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Having homework trouble? Learn how tutor.com can be your homework helper with live tutors. Free at your library. Space is limited so please sign-up at the branch.
Makerspace
3:00pm
 Makerspace
Friday, Feb. 28, 3:00pmMakerspace
Tracy Branch Library
For ages 10 to 18.Create your own S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Tech, Engineering, Arts, and Math) projects or learn more about arts, science, and tech!3-4:30pm. The library has the following items for you explore and use for your projects: Project idea books Craft/art supplies Sewing machine K'nex and L...read more
Find Art Fun
3:30 pm
 Find Art Fun
Friday, Feb. 28
Lathrop Branch Library
Drop-in freeform arts and crafts without limits! We'll provide the supplies and you can make whatever you can think of.
Family Storytime
4:00PM
 Family Storytime
Friday, Feb. 28, 4:00PMFamily Storytime
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Enjoy some books, songs, and playtime while supporting your child's love of reading!
English Conversation Club
4:00pm
 English Conversation Club
Friday, Feb. 28, 4:00pmEnglish Conversation
Tracy Branch Library
For Adults. Practice your English skills in a relaxed setting.
Dodgeball
7:00pm
 Dodgeball
Friday, Feb. 28, 7:00pmDodgeball
Stribley Micro Library
Stupid Cupid! Escape the sickly sweet Valentine's festivities and, instead, play some dodgeball!
Black Panther
7:00 PM
 Black Panther
Friday, Feb. 28, 7:00 PMBlack Panther
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Join us for this Marvelous Movie and some popcorn
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Mountain House Library CLOSED 6/2019-3/2020 Due to Road Construction.
Mountain House Library CLOSED 6/2019-3/2020 Due to Road Construction.
Saturday, Feb. 29
Mountain House Branch Library
The Mountain House Library will be closed from 6/2019-3/2020 due to road construction and the library move. Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.  The library will still be providing programs in Mountain House.  Please check the online events calendars for program dates, times and lo...read more
SAT/ACT Practice Test (REGISTER)
10:00am
SAT/ACT Practice Test (REGISTER)
Saturday, Feb. 29, 10:00amSAT/ACT Practice Tes
Tracy Branch Library
For 9th to 12th graders. Participants will take a full-length computerized practice test (SAT or ACT), receive their score, and suggested study areas. The test takes approximately 4 hours. Bring a pencil and a calculator.Space is limited. Priority is given to those who register in person, by ph...read more

Saturday Storytime
10:15 am
 Saturday Storytime
Saturday, Feb. 29, 10:15 amSaturday Storytime
Troke Branch Library
Join us for fun stories and songs on Saturday mornings at 10:15am. 
Preschool Storytime!
10:30 AM
 Preschool Storytime!
Saturday, Feb. 29, 10:30 AMPreschool Storytime!
Linden Branch Library
Join us for songs and a storytime at the Linden Library!
VITA Tax Help
10 am - 4:30 pm
 VITA Tax Help
Saturday, Feb. 29, 10 am - 4:30 pm
(Saturdays at 10 a.m., Feb 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29, March 7, 14, 21, & 28, April 11)

Manteca Branch Library
The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program is a free tax help service available at the Manteca Library on Fridays and Saturdays from 10 am - 4:30 pm. No appointment is needed and services are first-come, first-serve. This program will be offered weekly from February 1st through April 11th. E...read more
Paper Bouquet
11:00am
 Paper Bouquet
Saturday, Feb. 29, 11:00amPaper Bouquet
Stribley Micro Library
Make a beautiul bunch ofpaper flowers
Toddler & Me: Rainbow Connection
11:00 am
Toddler & Me: Rainbow Connection
Saturday, Feb. 29, 11:00 amToddler & Me: Rainbo
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Explore the rainbow as we practice our colors and motor skills!
Sock Donuts
11:00 am
 Sock Donuts
Saturday, Feb. 29, 11:00 amSock Donuts
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Make a delicious looking donut out of socks! 
Family Storytime
11:30 am
 Family Storytime
Saturday, Feb. 29, 11:30 amFamily Storytime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Storytime for all ages with stories, poetry, songs, and so much more.
Saturday Movie
12:00 p.m.
 Saturday Movie
Saturday, Feb. 29, 12:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Watch a classic film or new favorite every Saturday. Snacks will be provided. 
Exploring the MakerSpace Room
1:00 - 4:00 pm
 Exploring the MakerSpace Room
Saturday, Feb. 29, 1:00 - 4:00 pmExploring the MakerS
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teens and adults,You're invited to the MakerSpace room located on the 2nd floor at the Cesar Chavez Central Library, where you can explore high tech equipment like 3D printers (MakerBot Replicator), virtual reality headset and gear (Oculus Rift), electronic cutting machine (Cricut), el...read more
Leap Day Celebration
2 pm to 3 pm
 Leap Day Celebration
Saturday, Feb. 29, 2 pm to 3 pmLeap Day Celebration
Troke Branch Library
This family program celebrates Leap Day, the once-every-four years day. Join us for crafts and fun with a theme of leaping.
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