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LIBRARY EVENTS AND PROGRAMS

Join us for upcoming events, classes and programs at Stockton-San Joaquin County Public Library! All events are free and open to the public. Registration required where noted.

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(CANCELLED) Magnet Maze
3:30 p.m.
 (CANCELLED) Magnet Maze
Wednesday, Apr. 1, 3:30 p.m. (CANCELLED) Magnet M
Stribley Micro Library
Create your own magnet maze with a paper plate!
(CANCELLED) Wreck This Stuff: Magnetic Poetry Kit
3:30 p.m.
(CANCELLED) Wreck This Stuff: Magnetic Poetry Kit
Wednesday, Apr. 1, 3:30 p.m. (CANCELLED) Wreck Th
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Make a mess. Deconstruct. Play! This month we are making magnetic poetry kits for national poetry month!
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(CANCELLED) Drop-In Tech Help
11:00 a.m.
 (CANCELLED) Drop-In Tech Help
Thursday, Apr. 2, 11:00 a.m.(CANCELLED) Drop-In
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Need help with a laptop, Tablet, or just looking for one-on-one assistance? Stop by and we can help clear things up.
[CANCELED] Computer Q&A
11:00am
 [CANCELED] Computer Q&A
Thursday, Apr. 2, 11:00am
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. 
(CANCELLED) Strange Science: Whirling Watcher
3:30 p.m.
(CANCELLED) Strange Science: Whirling Watcher
Thursday, Apr. 2, 3:30 p.m. (CANCELLED) Strange
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Celebrate Spring with optical illusions!
(CANCELLED) Family Storytime
4:00 p.m.
 (CANCELLED) Family Storytime
Thursday, Apr. 2, 4:00 p.m.(CANCELLED) Family S
Stribley Micro Library
Enjoy some books, songs, and playtime while supporting your child's love of reading!
[CANCELED] Kids’ Easter Craft
4:00pm
[CANCELED] Kids’ Easter Craft
Thursday, Apr. 2, 4:00pm[CANCELED] Kids&rsqu
Tracy Branch Library
Ages 6-12. Color your own rabbit and sew your own basket. All materials provided while they last.
CANCELED: Pony Ranch Petting Zoo
4:00pm
CANCELED: Pony Ranch Petting Zoo
Thursday, Apr. 2, 4:00pmCANCELED: Pony Ranch
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. An interactive & educational petting zoo experience. 
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(CANCELLED) Drop-In Tech Help
11:00 a.m.
 (CANCELLED) Drop-In Tech Help
Friday, Apr. 3, 11:00 a.m.(CANCELLED) Drop-In
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Need one-on-one assistance with a tech issue? Stop by and we can help clear things up. 
(CANCELLED) Happy Something Day: Scrabble Tournament
3:30 p.m.
(CANCELLED) Happy Something Day: Scrabble Tournament
Friday, Apr. 3, 3:30 p.m. (CANCELLED) Happy So
Stribley Micro Library
Celebrate a holiday each month with the Library! This Month we will celebrate scrabble day with a tournament.
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(CANCELLED) Save Nature Animal Show
11:00 a.m.
(CANCELLED) Save Nature Animal Show
Saturday, Apr. 4, 11:00 a.m.(CANCELLED) Save Nat
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Learn about the insect world with the fantastic folks of Save Nature.This event has been rescheduled for May 16 at 11am. 
[CANCELED] Big Used Booksale
11:00am
 [CANCELED] Big Used Booksale
Saturday, Apr. 4, 11:00am
Tracy Branch Library
The Tracy Friends of the Library will hold a special spring booksale. Books and media starting at 10¢.Member-Only SaleSaturday, April 4, 2020, 10:00am-11:00amGeneral PublicSaturday, April 4, 2020, 11:00am-5:00pmSunday, Apr 5, 2020, 12:00-5pm
(CANCELLED) Make Your Own Bug Hotel
11:00 a.m.
(CANCELLED) Make Your Own Bug Hotel
Saturday, Apr. 4, 11:00 a.m.(CANCELLED) Make You
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Make your own bug hotel to help Spring flowers grow. 
(CANCELLED) All Ages Coloring Club
11:00 a.m.
(CANCELLED) All Ages Coloring Club
Saturday, Apr. 4, 11:00 a.m.(CANCELLED) All Ages
Stribley Micro Library
Bond with your kiddos or relax on your own. You set the pace for Coloring club!
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[CANCELED] Big Used Booksale
12:00pm
 [CANCELED] Big Used Booksale
Sunday, Apr. 5, 12:00pm
Tracy Branch Library
The Tracy Friends of the Library will hold a special spring booksale. Books and media starting at 10¢.Member-Only SaleSaturday, April 4, 2020, 10:00am-11:00amGeneral PublicSaturday, April 4, 2020, 11:00am-5:00pmSunday, Apr 5, 2020, 12:00-5pm
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Storytime at Seifert Community Center
10:15am
Storytime at Seifert Community Center
Tuesday, Apr. 7, 10:15am
Seifert Community Center
During Troke Library Renovations March 9- April 19, 2020, We will have weekly storytime on Tuesdays at 10:15am at Seifert Community Center. Seifert Community Center is located at 128 W. Benjamin Holt Drive, Stockton. We will have lots of fun with stories, songs and finger plays.  
(CANCELLED) Grow Your Own Easter Grass
10:30 a.m.
(CANCELLED) Grow Your Own Easter Grass
Tuesday, Apr. 7, 10:30 a.m.(CANCELLED) Grow You
Stribley Micro Library
Learn how to grow your own easter grass at the library!
(CANCELLED) Junior Crafters: Magnet Car Track
3:30 p.m.
(CANCELLED) Junior Crafters: Magnet Car Track
Tuesday, Apr. 7, 3:30 p.m. (CANCELLED) Junior C
Arnold Rue Micro Library
It's time for our youngest to shine! This month we will be making magnetic race tracks. 
(CANCELLED)Magnet Maze
3:30 p.m.
 (CANCELLED)Magnet Maze
Tuesday, Apr. 7, 3:30 p.m. (CANCELLED)Magnet Ma
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Create your own magnet maze with a paper plate!
[CANCELED] Teen Game Day
4:00pm
 [CANCELED] Teen Game Day
Tuesday, Apr. 7, 4:00pm
Tracy Branch Library
For Grades 8-12. Play video games, board games, card games, and eat snacks. â€‹Text @tracyteens to 81010 for weekly text reminders about teen programs. 
[CANCELED] Teen Advisory Group Meeting
5:00pm
[CANCELED] Teen Advisory Group Meeting
Tuesday, Apr. 7, 5:00pm
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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(CANCELLED) Make Your Own Bug Hotel
3:30 p.m.
(CANCELLED) Make Your Own Bug Hotel
Wednesday, Apr. 8, 3:30 p.m. (CANCELLED) Make You
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Make your own bug hotel to help spring flowers grow.
(CANCELLED) Wreck This Stuff: Magnetic Poetry Kit
3:30 p.m.
(CANCELLED) Wreck This Stuff: Magnetic Poetry Kit
Wednesday, Apr. 8, 3:30 p.m. (CANCELLED) Wreck Th
Stribley Micro Library
Make a mess. Deconstruct. Play! This month we are making magnetic poetry kits for national poetry month.
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[Cancelled] Zumbini with Hannah
10:30am
 [Cancelled] Zumbini with Hannah
Thursday, Apr. 9, 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

(CANCELLED) Butterfly Wreath
11:00 a.m.
 (CANCELLED) Butterfly Wreath
Thursday, Apr. 9, 11:00 a.m.(CANCELLED) Butterfl
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Make a beautiful butterfly wreath to hang on your door!
(CANCELLED) What’s Cooking? Under the Sea
3:30 p.m.
(CANCELLED) What’s Cooking? Under the Sea
Thursday, Apr. 9, 3:30 p.m. (CANCELLED) What&rsq
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Make your own custom culinary creation! This month we will be making under the sea snacks. 
(CANCELLED) Bilingual Storytime
4:00 p.m.
 (CANCELLED) Bilingual Storytime
Thursday, Apr. 9, 4:00 p.m.(CANCELLED) Bilingua
Stribley Micro Library
Enjoy some books, songs, and playtime while supporting your child's love of reading!
[CANCELED] Kids Craft: Sand Dollar Necklace
4:00pm
[CANCELED] Kids Craft: Sand Dollar Necklace
Thursday, Apr. 9, 4:00pm[CANCELED] Kids Craf
Tracy Branch Library
Ages 6-12. Mold your own faux sand dollar necklace from modeling compound and shells. All materials provided, while they last. 
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(CANCELLED) Toddler & Me: Mix and Match Eggs
11:00 a.m.
(CANCELLED) Toddler & Me: Mix and Match Eggs
Friday, Apr. 10, 11:00 a.m.(CANCELLED) Toddler
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Bond with baby while getting some socialization time. This month we will be working on our fine motor skills and pattern recognition. 
(CANCELLED) World of Wonders
3:30 p.m.
 (CANCELLED) World of Wonders
Friday, Apr. 10, 3:30 p.m. (CANCELLED) World of
Stribley Micro Library
Learn about the magical properties of bubbles with the world of wonders science museum.
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[CANCELED] SAT/ACT Practice Test (REGISTER)
10:00am
[CANCELED] SAT/ACT Practice Test (REGISTER)
Saturday, Apr. 11, 10:00am[CANCELED] SAT/ACT P
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
(CANCELLED) What’s Cooking? Under the Sea
11:00 a.m.
(CANCELLED) What’s Cooking? Under the Sea
Saturday, Apr. 11, 11:00 a.m.(CANCELLED) What&rsq
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Make your own custom culinary creation! This month, we'll be making under the sea snacks.
(CANCELLED) Crafters Club: Boho Picture Wall Hang
11:00 a.m.
(CANCELLED) Crafters Club: Boho Picture Wall Hang
Saturday, Apr. 11, 11:00 a.m.(CANCELLED) Crafters
Stribley Micro Library
Make a unique wall hang to showcase your photos!
(CANCELLED) Happy Something Day: Scrabble Tournament
11:00 a.m.
(CANCELLED) Happy Something Day: Scrabble Tournament
Saturday, Apr. 11, 11:00 a.m.(CANCELLED) Happy So
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Celebrate a holiday each month with the library! This month we will celebrate Scrabble Day with a tournament.
[CANCELED] Adult Book Club
11:00am
 [CANCELED] Adult Book Club
Saturday, Apr. 11, 11:00am
Tracy Branch Library
Join us every 2nd Saturday morning to discuss a new book. Book available at the checkout desk. 
[CANCELLED] Financial Workshop for Kids
12:30-2:30PM
[CANCELLED] Financial Workshop for Kids
Saturday, Apr. 11, 12:30-2:30PM[CANCELLED] Financia
Weston Ranch Branch Library
April is Financial Literacy month, and First Financial Security is hosting a Financial Literacy Workshop for children.  Children will learn how and why it is important to save money and will get to decorate and take home their own piggy bank!  Please sign your child up for this free progra...read more

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Storytime at Seifert Community Center
10:15am
Storytime at Seifert Community Center
Tuesday, Apr. 14, 10:15am
Seifert Community Center
During Troke Library Renovations March 9- April 19, 2020, We will have weekly storytime on Tuesdays at 10:15am at Seifert Community Center. Seifert Community Center is located at 128 W. Benjamin Holt Drive, Stockton. We will have lots of fun with stories, songs and finger plays.  
(CANCELLED) In Stitches Craft Club: Easter Baskets
10:30 a.m.
(CANCELLED) In Stitches Craft Club: Easter Baskets
Tuesday, Apr. 14, 10:30 a.m.(CANCELLED) In Stitc
Stribley Micro Library
Bring your knitting or crochet project or follow along with supplies provided by the library. This month we will be crocheting Easter baskets. 
(CANCELLED) Now Playing: The Lion King
3:00 p.m.
(CANCELLED) Now Playing: The Lion King
Tuesday, Apr. 14, 3:00 p.m.(CANCELLED) Now Play
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Enjoy some popcorn and a great flick at the Library! The Lion King live action film is rated PG.
(CANCELLED) Crafty Kids: Seed Bombs
3:30 p.m.
(CANCELLED) Crafty Kids: Seed Bombs
Tuesday, Apr. 14, 3:30 p.m.
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Come over and get messy with an interactive craft! This month we will be celebrating Earth Day by making seed bomsb to plant in your garden. 
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[CANCELED] Adult Craft: Sand Art [REGISTER]
1:00pm
[CANCELED] Adult Craft: Sand Art [REGISTER]
Saturday, Apr. 18, 1:00pm[CANCELED] Adult Cra
Tracy Branch Library
For Adults. Create sand art in a bottle. Space is limited. Registration starts April 4, 2020. All materials supplied.
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[CANCELED] Zumbini
11:00am
 [CANCELED] Zumbini
Monday, Apr. 20, 11:00am[CANCELED] Zumbini
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
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Storytime at Seifert Community Center
10:15am
Storytime at Seifert Community Center
Tuesday, Apr. 21, 10:15am
Seifert Community Center
During Troke Library Renovations March 9- April 19, 2020, We will have weekly storytime on Tuesdays at 10:15am at Seifert Community Center. Seifert Community Center is located at 128 W. Benjamin Holt Drive, Stockton. We will have lots of fun with stories, songs and finger plays.  
[CANCELED] Let’s Talk: Getting A Summer Job
4:00pm
[CANCELED] Let’s Talk: Getting A Summer Job
Tuesday, Apr. 21, 4:00pm[CANCELED] Let&rsquo
Tracy Branch Library
Grades 9-12. Learn where you need to go to get a youth work permit and about resources for resume writing, interviewing, and job listings. 
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[CANCELED] Lego Builder’s Club
4:00pm
[CANCELED] Lego Builder’s Club
Thursday, Apr. 23, 4:00pm
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. 
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[CANCELED] Needlepoint 101
1:00pm
 [CANCELED] Needlepoint 101
Saturday, Apr. 25, 1:00pm[CANCELED] Needlepoi
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 Apr 11, 2019. 
[CANCELED] Meditation for Relaxation and Stress-Reduction
3:15pm
[CANCELED] Meditation for Relaxation and Stress-Reduction
Saturday, Apr. 25, 3:15pm
Tracy Branch Library
Come join these meditation sessions led by experienced meditation teachers.
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[CANCELED] Movie Documentary: Autism Is a World
6:00pm
[CANCELED] Movie Documentary: Autism Is a World
Monday, Apr. 27, 6:00pm[CANCELED] Movie Doc
Tracy Branch Library
For Adults. Autism Is a World (2004): A documentary on an autistic woman's inner world, her writing, and the friends she made while in college. Snacks provided. Run Time: 40 min. Unrated.
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[CANCELED] Teen Movie: Shazam!
4:00pm
 [CANCELED] Teen Movie: Shazam!
Tuesday, Apr. 28, 4:00pm[CANCELED] Teen Movi
Tracy Branch Library
Grades 8-12. We all have a superhero inside us, it just takes a bit of magic to bring it out. In Billy Batson’s (Angel) case, by shouting out one word—SHAZAM!—this streetwise 14-year-old foster kid can turn into the adult Super Hero Shazam (Levi), courtesy of an ancient wizard...read more
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[CANCELED] Family Movie: Cinderella
4:00pm
[CANCELED] Family Movie: Cinderella
Thursday, Apr. 30, 4:00pm[CANCELED] Family Mo
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. In this live-action Disney film, an orphan falls in love with a prince after enduring great abuse from her stepmom and stepsisters. Rating: PG. Runtime: 112 minutes.
  
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