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Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Friday, Jun. 1Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
Take the Summer Reading Challenge! June 1 - July 31, 2018
Get your reading card at the library or from the link below. Read to earn free prizes and be entered into our grand prize raffles!

http://ssjcpl.org/programs/sumReading.html
Libraries Rock!: Summer Reading begins
Libraries Rock!: Summer Reading begins
Friday, Jun. 1,
Escalon Branch Library
Join the Stockton-San Joaquin county library as we kick off our annual Summer Reading event. Patrons of all ages are encouraged to pick up a reading log at their local branch and see what fun events we have in store! Prizes, programs, good reads, and more! This is a fun, free event you will not want...read more
All About Baby
10:30 a.m.
 All About Baby
Friday, Jun. 1, 10:30 a.m.
Ripon Branch Library
We love babies at the library! Join us for a weekly half-hour program that is designed to help babies with developmental skills by combining reading, fingerplays, rhythm, rhyme and singing into a joyful experience. Parents and caregivers must be present and involved. The program is facilitated by fu...read more
Basic Computer Help
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
 Basic Computer Help
Friday, Jun. 1, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.Basic Computer Help
Troke Branch Library

Need help using a computer mouse? Trouble with your email? Want to learn how to cut and paste?  Staff will help with basic computer questions. Laptops are available for use or bring your own.

Assistance is also available for downloading e-books, audiobooks and more.  Bring...read more
Summer Reading Crafts and Fun
12:00 p.m.
 Summer Reading Crafts and Fun
Friday, Jun. 1, 12:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Every Friday at 12:00 p.m. there will be a different craft for all ages. 
Lunch at the Library
1:00pm
 Lunch at the Library
Friday, Jun. 1, 1:00pmLunch at the Library
Tracy Branch Library
Visit the library to enjoy a free lunch for children, ages 2-18.
Monday - Friday 1:00pm - 2:00pm
June 1 - July 27, 2018
Note: Meals must be eaten on-site. Adults cannot eat meals.

Meals provided by Tracy Unified School District as part of the USDA Summer Food Service Progra...read more
Summer Reading Kickoff--3D Printer Demo
2:00 pm
Summer Reading Kickoff--3D Printer Demo
Friday, Jun. 1, 2:00 pm
Mountain House Branch Library
The Mountain House Library has a 3D printer! Come to the library on the first day of Summer Reading for a demonstration and also enter a drawing to win your own 3D printed item. The drawing will take place at 3:00 pm. The first 3 winners will be allowed to select ...read more
Summer Reading Kickoff Party
2:00 pm
 Summer Reading Kickoff Party
Friday, Jun. 1, 2:00 pm
Ripon Branch Library
Celebrate the beginning of our LIBRARIES ROCK Summer Reading Challenge with the family movie, COCO! Rated PG. Pick up your reading logs and goodie bags, get a bag of popcorn and have fun watching the movie. All ages welcome! No sign-up necessary. Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult.
Paint & Popsicles Party!
3:00pm
 Paint & Popsicles Party!
Friday, Jun. 1, 3:00pmPaint & Popsicles Pa
Tracy Branch Library
Join us for our Summer Reading Kick-Off! We'll have painting, facepainting by Sparkles the Clown, and popsicles. 3:00-4:00pm

Be one of the first to sign-up for our all-ages Summer Reading Challenge.
Read to earn free books and prizes.
Circus Spectacular with Coventry & Kaluza!
3:30 - 4:30 pm
Circus Spectacular with Coventry & Kaluza!
Friday, Jun. 1, 3:30 - 4:30 pmCircus Spectacular w
Arnold Rue Micro Library

Step right up for the circus stylings of <...read more

Lathrop Summer Fun Friday
3:30 PM
 Lathrop Summer Fun Friday
Friday, Jun. 1, 3:30 PM
Lathrop Branch Library

Lathrop Library presents Fun Friday.  Free activities may include puzzles, interlocking blocks, or crafts. Families and children are welcome!

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Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Saturday, Jun. 2Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
Take the Summer Reading Challenge! June 1 - July 31, 2018
Get your reading card at the library or from the link below. Read to earn free prizes and be entered into our grand prize raffles!

http://ssjcpl.org/programs/sumReading.html
Preschool Storytime & A Craft
10:30 AM
 Preschool Storytime & A Craft
Saturday, Jun. 2, 10:30 AMPreschool Storytime
Linden Branch Library
Please join us for a morning of songs, stories, and a craft. A fun time for all ages!
LEGO Club
11:00 am
 LEGO Club
Saturday, Jun. 2, 11:00 amLEGO Club
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Build something fantastic at the Library!
Family Storytime
11:30 a.m.
 Family Storytime
Saturday, Jun. 2, 11:30 a.m.Family Storytime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Join us every Saturday for fun stories, rhymes, songs and movement and develop early literacy skills in your young children!
Science Saturdays: Catapults
12:00 p.m.
 Science Saturdays: Catapults
Saturday, Jun. 2, 12:00 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Join the Escalon Library for a pompom flying Science Saturday! Come design and build your own personal catapult. Once you are done, test your creations by launching fuzzy pompoms throughout the community room.


Science Saturday is a program set to engage children in science and mathe...read more
Saturday Movie
12:00 p.m.
 Saturday Movie
Saturday, Jun. 2, 12:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Watch a classic film or new favorite every Saturday. Snacks will be provided. 
Introduction to Self-Publishing Class
1:00pm
Introduction to Self-Publishing Class
Saturday, Jun. 2, 1:00pmIntroduction to Self
Tracy Branch Library
Award-Winning children's author and speaker, Christina N. Smith, will be at the library to do a presentation on self-publishing for beginners. If you are interested in learning how to self-publish your work come and join us. Space is limited. Priority given to those who register in person or by ...read more
Exploring the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library
1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Exploring the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library
Saturday, Jun. 2, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.Exploring 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 cutti...read more
Magic The Gathering
2:00pm
 Magic The Gathering
Saturday, Jun. 2, 2:00pmMagic The Gathering
Tracy Branch Library
Ages 12 and up. 
Let's play Magic! Magic the Gathering is a trade card game where you battle wizards with the use of magic, creatures, and more. New and experienced players are welcome. If you have your own cards, bring them! 2:00-5:00pm

Text @tracyteens to&...read more
Painting for Pleasure - Marble Painting
2:00pm
Painting for Pleasure - Marble Painting
Saturday, Jun. 2, 2:00pm
Mountain House Branch Library
Join us to paint for fun experimenting with different forms of Marble Painting on June 2, 2018 at 2:00pm.
Junior MakerSpace & Tech Time
2:30 to 4:00 PM
 Junior MakerSpace & Tech Time
Saturday, Jun. 2, 2:30 to 4:00 PMJunior MakerSpace &
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Makerspace isn't just for adults and teens!  Kids ages 3 through 12 are invited to explore building and technology, including coding and circuitry, at this hands-on "free play" program.
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Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Sunday, Jun. 3Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
Take the Summer Reading Challenge! June 1 - July 31, 2018
Get your reading card at the library or from the link below. Read to earn free prizes and be entered into our grand prize raffles!

http://ssjcpl.org/programs/sumReading.html
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Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Monday, Jun. 4Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
Take the Summer Reading Challenge! June 1 - July 31, 2018
Get your reading card at the library or from the link below. Read to earn free prizes and be entered into our grand prize raffles!

http://ssjcpl.org/programs/sumReading.html
SAT/ACT Prep Class
10:00am
 SAT/ACT Prep Class
Monday, Jun. 4, 10:00amSAT/ACT Prep Class
Tracy Branch Library
For Grades 9-12: Sign up for an 8 week self-paced prep class. Using Tutor.com's SAT/ACT Essentials (created by Princeton Review), you can choose to study for either the SAT or the ACT for the duration of this course. Space is limited. Priority given to those who register in pers...read more
Lunch @ the Library
12:00pm
 Lunch @ the Library
Monday, Jun. 4, 12:00pm
(Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 12:00-12:30, Wednesday 1:00-2:00)

Maya Angelou Branch Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Maya Angelou Community Room.
Lunch @ the Library
Noon to 1:30 p.m.
 Lunch @ the Library
Monday, Jun. 4, Noon to 1:30 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Children's Program Room.
Lunch at the Library
1:00pm
 Lunch at the Library
Monday, Jun. 4, 1:00pmLunch at the Library
Tracy Branch Library
Visit the library to enjoy a free lunch for children, ages 2-18.
Monday - Friday 1:00pm - 2:00pm
June 1 - July 27, 2018
Note: Meals must be eaten on-site. Adults cannot eat meals.

Meals provided by Tracy Unified School District as part of the USDA Summer Food Service Progra...read more
Puppet Art Theatre Co.
1:00 PM
 Puppet Art Theatre Co.
Monday, Jun. 4, 1:00 PMPuppet Art Theatre C
Linden Branch Library
Please join us for our first Summer Reading Performer of the year! Puppet Art Theatre Co. will present 'Tale of the Dragon's Tail.'
Summer Book Buddies
3:00pm
 Summer Book Buddies
Monday, Jun. 4, 3:00pmSummer Book Buddies
Tracy Branch Library
For students entering Grades 1-4 in the fall. Is your child struggling with reading? Teen reading mentors will help them improve reading skills by assisting them with reading books, play reading games, and complete reading worksheets in small groups. Sessions held twice weekly:...read more
Kids Book Club
3:00pm
 Kids Book Club
Monday, Jun. 4, 3:00pmKids Book Club
Tracy Branch Library
For Grades K-5. A book is given to each student which they will read at home. We will then meet for an hour to discuss the book together and do an activity. Great for improving reading comprehension! No session 5/28 or 7/2.

Books
Easy Reader books (Grades K-3)
Beginn...read more
Book Buddies at Chavez Library
3:30 - 4:30 pm
 Book Buddies at Chavez Library
Monday, Jun. 4, 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Reading help for K - 3rd graders!
Exploring the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library
4:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Exploring the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library
Monday, Jun. 4, 4:00 - 7:00 p.m.Exploring 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 cutti...read more
Sensible Yoga
5:30 p.m.
 Sensible Yoga
Monday, Jun. 4, 5:30 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
The Escalon Library, by popular demand, is now offering exercise classes two nights per week. All you need to bring is a mat and a towel. 

From Gail Michelle, class leader, "Think you can NOT do this class? Come prove yourself mistaken. I demo variations throughout the classes. ...read more
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Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Tuesday, Jun. 5Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
Take the Summer Reading Challenge! June 1 - July 31, 2018
Get your reading card at the library or from the link below. Read to earn free prizes and be entered into our grand prize raffles!

http://ssjcpl.org/programs/sumReading.html
Lathrop Tech Tuesday
 Lathrop Tech Tuesday
Tuesday, Jun. 5,
Lathrop Branch Library

Want to read e-books and listen to e-audiobooks on your tablet, reading device, or smart phone?   Drop into the Lathrop Branch Library on Tuesdays anytime 1-5 PM and we’ll help you....read more

Genealogy Helpers
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
 Genealogy Helpers
Tuesday, Jun. 5, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library

Volunteers from the San Joaquin Genealogical Society are available to help with your family history questions.  The volunteers are at the Chavez Central Library on the first and last Tuesday of each month, 10 am til 1 pm.  You can find them in the Genealogy Section on the top floor o...read more
Preschool & Toddler Storytime
10:15 am
 Preschool & Toddler Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 5, 10:15 am
( Mondays and Tuesdays, 10:15am)

Troke Branch Library
Please join us for preschool & toddler storytime on Mondays and Tuesdays, at 10:15 am, at the Margaret Troke library.
We will have lots of fun with stories, songs and finger players. There will be play activities at the end of the storytime for kids to enjoy.
Name tags are given to kid...read more
Baby Storytime
10:30am
 Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 5, 10:30amBaby Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
It's Baby Storytime at the Tracy Branch! Bring your infant to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun. Designed for lapsit: 0 to age 2; older siblings welcome! Note: No session on 12/25.
Preschool Playtime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Playtime
Tuesday, Jun. 5, 10:30 a.m.Preschool Playtime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Caregivers...read more
Book Discussion Group
10:30 am
 Book Discussion Group
Tuesday, Jun. 5, 10:30 amBook Discussion Grou
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Come join the discussion! Our selected title for June is Daughter of Fortune, by Isabel Allende. During the 1849 gold rush, Eliza Sommers, an orphan raised by a Victorian spinster and her brother in the British colony of Valparaíso, Chile, embarks on a perilous journey...read more
All About Baby Storytime
10:30 am
 All About Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 5, 10:30 am
Manteca Branch Library
Storytime for children 0-2 years of age and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement and lots of fun. 
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 5, 10:30 a.m.
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.
Sponsored by the Friends of the Ripon Memorial Library.
Preschool Storytime
11:15am
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 5, 11:15amPreschool Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
Bring your preschoolers (age 3-5) to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun; older siblings welcome! Note: No session on 12/25.
Lunch @ the Library
12:00pm
 Lunch @ the Library
Tuesday, Jun. 5, 12:00pm
(Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 12:00-12:30, Wednesday 1:00-2:00)

Maya Angelou Branch Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Maya Angelou Community Room.
Lunch @ the Library
Noon to 1:30 p.m.
 Lunch @ the Library
Tuesday, Jun. 5, Noon to 1:30 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Children's Program Room.
Knitters: Knitting group
1:00 p.m.
 Knitters: Knitting group
Tuesday, Jun. 5, 1:00 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Bring your knitting crafts and socialize in the Escalon Library's community room with the Knitters.
Book Buddies
1:00 pm
 Book Buddies
Tuesday, Jun. 5, 1:00 pm
Manteca Branch Library
On Tuesdays and Thursdays at 1 p.m., June 5 – July 19, 2018, the Manteca Library presents Book Buddies. This program provides free reading help by trained volunteers in one-on-one and small group settings, for children who have reading challenges and are in Kindergarten through 3rd Grade.
...read more
Lunch at the Library
1:00pm
 Lunch at the Library
Tuesday, Jun. 5, 1:00pmLunch at the Library
Tracy Branch Library
Visit the library to enjoy a free lunch for children, ages 2-18.
Monday - Friday 1:00pm - 2:00pm
June 1 - July 27, 2018
Note: Meals must be eaten on-site. Adults cannot eat meals.

Meals provided by Tracy Unified School District as part of the USDA Summer Food Service Progra...read more
Exploring the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library
2:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Exploring the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library
Tuesday, Jun. 5, 2:00 - 5:00 p.m.Exploring 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 (Oculu...read more
Fair Oaks Family Storytime
3:00-3:30 PM
 Fair Oaks Family Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 5, 3:00-3:30 PMFair Oaks Family Sto
Fair Oaks Library
Happy Ice Cream Day!
3:30 pm
 Happy Ice Cream Day!
Tuesday, Jun. 5, 3:30 pmHappy Ice Cream Day!
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Learn to make your own homemade ice cream! Add the ingredients, shake it ...read more
Circus of Smiles’ Gravity Defying Juggling Show
3:30 p.m.
Circus of Smiles’ Gravity Defying Juggling Show
Tuesday, Jun. 5, 3:30 p.m.Circus of Smiles&rsq
Cesar Chavez Central Library

Gravity Defying Circus Show Join Mr Quick and Mr. Mustache on a comical circus adventure. Their interactiv...read more

Book Buddies
4:00-5:00 p.m.
 Book Buddies
Tuesday, Jun. 5, 4:00-5:00 p.m.Book Buddies
Troke Branch Library

If your child is a 1st, 2nd or 3rd grader and struggling to read at grade level, the Book Buddies program is designed to help. This program provides free reading help by trained volunteers in small group settings. Results are best when the child attends every session.

SPACE IS LIMIT...read more
Teen Game Day
4:00pm
 Teen Game Day
Tuesday, Jun. 5, 4:00pmTeen Game Day
Tracy Branch Library
For 8th to 12th graders.
Do you like food? We have it! Do you like games? We'll provide a selection of video games, card games, and board games and you're welcome to bring your own games, too. Come hang out with us at the library!
Text @tracyteens to 81010 to recie...read more
STEM -Earthquake Engineering by WOW Science Museum (9-12 Year Olds)
4:00pm
STEM -Earthquake Engineering by WOW Science Museum (9-12 Year Olds)
Tuesday, Jun. 5, 4:00pm
Mountain House Branch Library

Registration is required and spaces are limited for this S.T.E.M. workshop for 9-12 year old...read more

Makerspace
4:00-5:00PM
 Makerspace
Tuesday, Jun. 5, 4:00-5:00PM
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Create with a variety of crafts, art and tech tools. Perler Beads, Magformers, Duct Tapes, crafts, and more! 

Every other Tuesday. Program free for all ages.
Family Storytime
6:00pm
 Family Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 5, 6:00pmFamily Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
Storytime for all age children and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement, and lots of fun. 
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Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Wednesday, Jun. 6Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
Take the Summer Reading Challenge! June 1 - July 31, 2018
Get your reading card at the library or from the link below. Read to earn free prizes and be entered into our grand prize raffles!

http://ssjcpl.org/programs/sumReading.html
Lunch @ the Library
1:00pm
 Lunch @ the Library
Wednesday, Jun. 6, 1:00pm
(Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 12:00-12:30, Wednesday 1:00-2:00)

Maya Angelou Branch Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Maya Angelou Community Room.
Lunch @ the Library
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
 Lunch @ the Library
Wednesday, Jun. 6, 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Children's Program Room.
Lunch at the Library
1:00pm
 Lunch at the Library
Wednesday, Jun. 6, 1:00pmLunch at the Library
Tracy Branch Library
Visit the library to enjoy a free lunch for children, ages 2-18.
Monday - Friday 1:00pm - 2:00pm
June 1 - July 27, 2018
Note: Meals must be eaten on-site. Adults cannot eat meals.

Meals provided by Tracy Unified School District as part of the USDA Summer Food Service Progra...read more
Troke Knitters
2:00-3:30 p.m.
 Troke Knitters
Wednesday, Jun. 6, 2:00-3:30 p.m.Troke Knitters
Troke Branch Library
Every Wednesday from 2:00 - 3:30 p.m. the Margaret K. Troke Branch Library presents "Troke Knitters."
Knitting provides many benefits, such as new friendships and benefits for health issues such as pain, depression and stress relief. Our presenter, Martha E. Zetter, Holistic RN, CRM, ...read more
The Bubble Lady
2:00 p.m.
 The Bubble Lady
Wednesday, Jun. 6, 2:00 p.m.
Ripon Branch Library
Prepare to experience bubbles like you've never seen.  Everything bubbles, love bubbles, bubble haircuts, bubble brains, and dragon bubbles , to name a few.
Warning- Laughter and feeling good is a by-product of this show.  
Our summer events are extremely popular and spa...read more
Fratello Marionettes - Peter and the Wolf
3:00 pm
Fratello Marionettes - Peter and the Wolf
Wednesday, Jun. 6, 3:00 pm
Manteca Branch Library

Join us for a unique take on a classic, musical story about a boy and the woodland creatures he encounters. 

Adapted and performed by the Fratello Marionettes, this show comes to life through traditional performa...read more

Summer Book Buddies
3:00pm
 Summer Book Buddies
Wednesday, Jun. 6, 3:00pmSummer Book Buddies
Tracy Branch Library
For students entering Grades 1-4 in the fall. Is your child struggling with reading? Teen reading mentors will help them improve reading skills by assisting them with reading books, play reading games, and complete reading worksheets in small groups. Sessions held twice weekly:...read more
Lego Club
3:00 p.m.
 Lego Club
Wednesday, Jun. 6, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Build with Legos and more! 
Lathrop Summer Performer
3:00-3:45 PM
 Lathrop Summer Performer
Wednesday, Jun. 6, 3:00-3:45 PM
Lathrop Branch Library
Lathrop Summer program "Imagination Vacation!" with Tony Borders, puppeteer & ventriloquist.  At the Gym at Lathrop Community Center, 15557 Fifth Street, Lathrop, CA 95330.  All ages welcome!
Family Storytime
3:30 pm
 Family Storytime
Wednesday, Jun. 6, 3:30 pmFamily Storytime
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Read books, sing songs, and spend time with your future bookworm during this family-centered program!<...read more
Fair Oaks Game Nights
3:30-4:30 PM
 Fair Oaks Game Nights
Wednesday, Jun. 6, 3:30-4:30 PMFair Oaks Game Night
Fair Oaks Library

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Book Buddies at Chavez Library
3:30 - 4:30 pm
 Book Buddies at Chavez Library
Wednesday, Jun. 6, 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Reading help for K - 3rd graders!
Let’s Chat
4:00 - 5:00 pm
 Let’s Chat
Wednesday, Jun. 6, 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Cesar Chavez Central Library
ESL Conversation Club
Summer Lego Hour at Troke
4 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
 Summer Lego Hour at Troke
Wednesday, Jun. 6, 4 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.Summer Lego Hour at
Troke Branch Library
Families, drop...read more
Teen Summer Book Club
4:00pm
 Teen Summer Book Club
Wednesday, Jun. 6, 4:00pmTeen Summer Book Clu
Tracy Branch Library
For 8th-12th grader. Let's talk teen books! We'll read and discuss a new book or comic every week. Attend all sessions to earn two free books! Note: No session 7/4 or 7/18.
Coloring Club
4:30PM
 Coloring Club
Wednesday, Jun. 6, 4:30PM
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Libraries Rock!  Join us and color your very own flying disc, complete with music themed stickers!  All materials are provided.   A variety of color books, pens, colored pencils, and crayons are available.  
Sensible Yoga
5:30 p.m.
 Sensible Yoga
Wednesday, Jun. 6, 5:30 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
The Escalon Library, by popular demand, is now offering exercise classes two nights per week. All you need to bring is a mat and a towel. 

From Gail Michelle, class leader, "Think you can NOT do this class? Come prove yourself mistaken. I demo variations throughout the classes. ...read more
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Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Thursday, Jun. 7Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
Take the Summer Reading Challenge! June 1 - July 31, 2018
Get your reading card at the library or from the link below. Read to earn free prizes and be entered into our grand prize raffles!

http://ssjcpl.org/programs/sumReading.html
All About Baby Storytime
10:30 am
 All About Baby Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 7, 10:30 am
Mountain House Branch Library
Special baby storytime for newborn to 18 months old and their caregivers, includes simple rhymes, activities, and books to encourage intellectual and social growth.
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 7, 10:30 a.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Caregivers, bring your preschoolers every Thursday from 10:30 to 11:00 a.m. Have lots of fun interacting with stories, songs, rhymes, and mo...read more
Preschool Storytime
10:30 am
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 7, 10:30 am
Manteca Branch Library
Storytime for children 2-5 years of age and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement and lots of fun. 
All About Baby
10:30 a.m.
 All About Baby
Thursday, Jun. 7, 10:30 a.m.
Ripon Branch Library
We love babies at the library! Join us for a weekly half-hour program that is designed to help babies with developmental skills by combining reading, fingerplays, rhythm, rhyme and singing into a joyful experience. Parents and caregivers must be present and involved. The program is facilitated by fu...read more
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 7, 10:30 a.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Join the Escalon Library Thursdays at 10:30a.m. for storytime. Share the joy and love of stories and encourage early literacy in your little one with books, finger plays, activities, and more! All ages are welcome!
Computer Q&A
11:00am
 Computer Q&A
Thursday, Jun. 7, 11:00amComputer Q&A
Tracy Branch Library
For adults. A staff member will be here to answer your computer questions. Bring your device, if you have a specific question about it.
Preschool Storytime
11:15am
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 7, 11:15am
Mountain House Branch Library
Storytime for preschoolers and their parents/caregivers features stories, songs, fingerplays, movement and lots of fun. Lasts approximately 30 minutes.
Circus of Smiles: Gravity Defying Show
11:30 a.m.
Circus of Smiles: Gravity Defying Show
Thursday, Jun. 7, 11:30 a.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Join Mr. Quick and Mr. Mustache in a silly, interactive, action-packed, and downright hilarious acrobatic and juggling adventure! This is a show you will not want to miss.

Seating is first come, first serve! Make sure to arrive early to get a spot!
Lunch @ the Library
12:00pm
 Lunch @ the Library
Thursday, Jun. 7, 12:00pm
(Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 12:00-12:30, Wednesday 1:00-2:00)

Maya Angelou Branch Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Maya Angelou Community Room.
Lunch @ the Library
Noon to 1:30 p.m.
 Lunch @ the Library
Thursday, Jun. 7, Noon to 1:30 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Children's Program Room.
Escalon-Farmington Community Gardening Club
1:00 p.m.
Escalon-Farmington Community Gardening Club
Thursday, Jun. 7, 1:00 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Come join the Escalon-Farmington Community Gardening Club in the Escalon Library community room. Meetings are the first Thursday of every month at 1pm. 

If you have any questions, feel free to call AnnMarie Freese at 209-689-1717
Book Buddies
1:00 pm
 Book Buddies
Thursday, Jun. 7, 1:00 pm
Manteca Branch Library
On Tuesdays and Thursdays at 1 p.m., June 5 – July 19, 2018, the Manteca Library presents Book Buddies. This program provides free reading help by trained volunteers in one-on-one and small group settings, for children who have reading challenges and are in Kindergarten through 3rd Grade.
...read more
Lunch at the Library
1:00pm
 Lunch at the Library
Thursday, Jun. 7, 1:00pmLunch at the Library
Tracy Branch Library
Visit the library to enjoy a free lunch for children, ages 2-18.
Monday - Friday 1:00pm - 2:00pm
June 1 - July 27, 2018
Note: Meals must be eaten on-site. Adults cannot eat meals.

Meals provided by Tracy Unified School District as part of the USDA Summer Food Service Progra...read more
Lathrop Story Time
1:30 PM
 Lathrop Story Time
Thursday, Jun. 7, 1:30 PM
Lathrop Branch Library

Share the love of stories and encourage early literacy with books, finger plays, S.T.E.A.M. activities, and crafts! All ages are welcome!

Exploring the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library
2:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Exploring the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library
Thursday, Jun. 7, 2:00 - 5:00 p.m.Exploring 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 (Oculu...read more
STEM Building Creations
3:00 pm
 STEM Building Creations
Thursday, Jun. 7, 3:00 pm
(06/07/2018, 07/05/2018, 08/02/2018)

Mountain House Branch Library
Join us to get creative building with a variety of items that you are given.  What items you say?  That's a surprise.  Just know that we are going to build and design and have fun.  Hope you can join us.  Best for 7 year olds and above.
Escape the Library
3:30 pm
 Escape the Library
Thursday, Jun. 7, 3:30 pmEscape the Library
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Can you beat the clock and solve the mystery!? Find out at the Micro Library Escape Room!
Afternoon Tea and Coloring
3:30 p.m.
 Afternoon Tea and Coloring
Thursday, Jun. 7, 3:30 p.m.
Ripon Branch Library
You're invited.  
To rest, relax, socialize with friends, nibble treats, color a little picture and sip some fancy tea.  Release a little stress and join us!
"Gravity-Defying Circus Show" with Circus of Smiles
3:30pm
"Gravity-Defying Circus Show" with Circus of Smiles
Thursday, Jun. 7, 3:30pm
Maya Angelou Branch Library
Juggling, balancing, catching...a comical circus adventure! Libraries ROCK!
Family Game Time
3:30 p.m.
 Family Game Time
Thursday, Jun. 7, 3:30 p.m.Family Game Time
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Families, stop by to enjoy playing games at various skill levels in the Children's Room. Play games such as Apples to Apples, Battleship, Candy Land, Chutes and Ladders, Connect 4, T...read more
Movie Afternoon with Friends and Family
3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Movie Afternoon with Friends and Family
Thursday, Jun. 7, 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.Movie Afternoon with
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Tweens & teens,
Come watch the movie "Justice League (2017)" at the Cesar Chavez Central Library at 3:30 p.m. on Thursday 6/7/18. If you love DC comics, don't miss out on this movie. Bring any friends or family me...read more
Book Buddies
4:00-5:00 p.m.
 Book Buddies
Thursday, Jun. 7, 4:00-5:00 p.m.Book Buddies
Troke Branch Library

If your child is a 1st, 2nd or 3rd grader and struggling to read at grade level, the Book Buddies program is designed to help. This program provides free reading help by trained volunteers in small group settings. Results are best when the child attends every session.

SPACE IS LIMIT...read more
Science Tellers - Wild West: The Mystery of The Gold Piano
4:00pm
Science Tellers - Wild West: The Mystery of The Gold Piano
Thursday, Jun. 7, 4:00pmScience Tellers - Wi
Tracy Branch Library
Ideal for Grades K-5. Grab your spurs and journey with us to the Wild West, where a legendary bank-robbing outlaw is back in town, about to strike again! After the Sheriff mysteriously vanishes, two young kids must saddle up to foil the great heist — but not before stopping a runaway train, es...read more
Teen Movie
4:00 p.m.
 Teen Movie
Thursday, Jun. 7, 4:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
June 7
Pitch Perfect 3 @ 4:00 p.m.
June 21
Grease @ 4:00 p.m.
July 5
A Cinderella Story @ 4:00 p.m.
July 19
Mamma Mia! @ 4:00 p.m.

Snacks will be served too.
Wild Things Inc
4:00PM
 Wild Things Inc
Thursday, Jun. 7, 4:00PMWild Things Inc
Weston Ranch Branch Library

Meet animal ambassadors from ...read more

Makerspace
4:00 p.m.
 Makerspace
Thursday, Jun. 7, 4:00 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Are you ready to become a STEAM Explorer? 
Join the Escalon Library Thursdays at 4:00p.m. for our Makerspace. Explore, discover and create with a multitude of supplies....read more
Teen A/V Club
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
 Teen A/V Club
Thursday, Jun. 7, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
(Every other Thursday)

Cesar Chavez Central Library
If you're bored after school and want to get your homework done in a comfortable environment meant just for you, and are in the area of the Cesar Chavez Library, come spend an hour with us!

Bring your friends to hang out, or stop by yourself.  Every other Thursday from 4:00 to 5:...read more
Fair Oaks Lego Days
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
 Fair Oaks Lego Days
Thursday, Jun. 7, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PMFair Oaks Lego Days
Fair Oaks Library
Circus of Smiles’ Gravity Defying Juggling Show
6:00pm
Circus of Smiles’ Gravity Defying Juggling Show
Thursday, Jun. 7, 6:00pm
Troke Branch Library
On Thursday, June 7th, 2018 at 6:00pm, the Margaret Troke library presents Circus of Smiles' Gravity Defying Juggling Show.

You are invited to a fun circus adventure with Mr. Quick and Mr. Mustache. This is a fun and interactive program for the entire family to enjoy. 
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Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Friday, Jun. 8Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
Take the Summer Reading Challenge! June 1 - July 31, 2018
Get your reading card at the library or from the link below. Read to earn free prizes and be entered into our grand prize raffles!

http://ssjcpl.org/programs/sumReading.html
Crafty Friday for Adults and Teens--Lip Balms
10:30 am
Crafty Friday for Adults and Teens--Lip Balms
Friday, Jun. 8, 10:30 am
Mountain House Branch Library
New Mettle Farms brings us Beautiful You Mixology! Learn to choose and use organic, natural ingredients to make high-end, nourishing skin care products that will protect, heal, and bring out the glowing beautiful you! Supplies are included to make and take 1 lip balm home.
Space is limited...read more
All About Baby
10:30 a.m.
 All About Baby
Friday, Jun. 8, 10:30 a.m.
Ripon Branch Library
We love babies at the library! Join us for a weekly half-hour program that is designed to help babies with developmental skills by combining reading, fingerplays, rhythm, rhyme and singing into a joyful experience. Parents and caregivers must be present and involved. The program is facilitated by fu...read more
Lunch @ the Library
12:00 pm
 Lunch @ the Library
Friday, Jun. 8, 12:00 pm
(Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 12:00-12:30, Wednesday 1:00-2:00)

Maya Angelou Branch Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Maya Angelou Community Room.
Summer Reading Crafts and Fun
12:00 p.m.
 Summer Reading Crafts and Fun
Friday, Jun. 8, 12:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Every Friday at 12:00 p.m. there will be a different craft for all ages. 
Lunch @ the Library
Noon to 1:30 p.m.
 Lunch @ the Library
Friday, Jun. 8, Noon to 1:30 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Children's Program Room.
Computers 101: Intro to Facebook
12:30 pm
Computers 101: Intro to Facebook
Friday, Jun. 8, 12:30 pmComputers 101: Intro
Arnold Rue Micro Library

If you would like to learn about computer...read more

Lunch at the Library
1:00pm
 Lunch at the Library
Friday, Jun. 8, 1:00pmLunch at the Library
Tracy Branch Library
Visit the library to enjoy a free lunch for children, ages 2-18.
Monday - Friday 1:00pm - 2:00pm
June 1 - July 27, 2018
Note: Meals must be eaten on-site. Adults cannot eat meals.

Meals provided by Tracy Unified School District as part of the USDA Summer Food Service Progra...read more
Makerspace Project: Planet Flipbook
3:00pm
Makerspace Project: Planet Flipbook
Friday, Jun. 8, 3:00pmMakerspace Project:
Tracy Branch Library
For ages 10 - 18. Explore the galaxy! Learn about the planets and create your own planet flipbook. All materials supplied.
Lathrop Fun Friday
3:30 PM
 Lathrop Fun Friday
Friday, Jun. 8, 3:30 PM
Lathrop Branch Library

Lathrop Library presents Fun Friday Builders.  Free activities may include puzzles, interlocking blocks, or crafts. Families and children are welcome!

Find Art Friday
3:30 PM
 Find Art Friday
Friday, Jun. 8, 3:30 PM
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Find Art Friday is for students to have fun creating art with whatever objects and tools are made available on the day. Your imagination is your only limitation.  Come surprise us with your inspired works of art! Join us on the 2nd Friday of each month 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM. 
English Conversation Club
4:00pm
 English Conversation Club
Friday, Jun. 8, 4:00pmEnglish Conversation
Tracy Branch Library
Adults come and  practice your English skills in a relaxed setting.
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Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Saturday, Jun. 9Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
Take the Summer Reading Challenge! June 1 - July 31, 2018
Get your reading card at the library or from the link below. Read to earn free prizes and be entered into our grand prize raffles!

http://ssjcpl.org/programs/sumReading.html
Preschool Storytime & A Craft
10:30 AM
 Preschool Storytime & A Craft
Saturday, Jun. 9, 10:30 AMPreschool Storytime
Linden Branch Library
Please join us for a morning of songs, stories, and a craft. A fun time for all ages!
Intro to Lynda.com
11:00 am
 Intro to Lynda.com
Saturday, Jun. 9, 11:00 amIntro to Lynda.com
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Learn all about this free resource from the Library! Access classes on a variety of subjects online.
Family Storytime
11:30 a.m.
 Family Storytime
Saturday, Jun. 9, 11:30 a.m.Family Storytime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Join us every Saturday for fun stories, rhymes, songs and movement and develop early literacy skills in your young children!
Troke Adult book club
12:00-1:00 p.m.
 Troke Adult book club
Saturday, Jun. 9, 12:00-1:00 p.m.Troke Adult book clu
Troke Branch Library
The group meets on the second Saturday of every month.

Pick up your book at the meeting the month before or at the checkout desk at the Troke Library!
 
Saturday Movie
12:00 p.m.
 Saturday Movie
Saturday, Jun. 9, 12:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Watch a classic film or new favorite every Saturday. Snacks will be provided. 
Exploring the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library
1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Exploring the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library
Saturday, Jun. 9, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.Exploring 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 cutti...read more
Magic The Gathering
2:00pm
 Magic The Gathering
Saturday, Jun. 9, 2:00pmMagic The Gathering
Tracy Branch Library
Ages 12 and up. 
Let's play Magic! Magic the Gathering is a trade card game where you battle wizards with the use of magic, creatures, and more. New and experienced players are welcome. If you have your own cards, bring them! 2:00-5:00pm

Text @tracyteens to&...read more
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Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Sunday, Jun. 10Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
Take the Summer Reading Challenge! June 1 - July 31, 2018
Get your reading card at the library or from the link below. Read to earn free prizes and be entered into our grand prize raffles!

http://ssjcpl.org/programs/sumReading.html
Mighty Meeples
12-5pm
 Mighty Meeples
Sunday, Jun. 10, 12-5pmMighty Meeples
Tracy Branch Library
We are a collectible card, board game and RPG group! New participants welcome. 12:00-5:00pm

For more information, visit The Mighty Meeples of Tracy's Facebook page:
https://www.facebook.com/themightymeeples95376/
Meditation for Relaxation and Stress Reduction
3:00 pm
Meditation for Relaxation and Stress Reduction
Sunday, Jun. 10, 3:00 pm
Mountain House Branch Library

read more

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LGBT History Display
 LGBT History Display
Monday, Jun. 11LGBT History Display
Tracy Branch Library
The San Joaquin Pride Center presents important milestones in LGBT history in a multi-panel display. The display will be in the library from Monday, June 11 - Sunday, June 17, 2018.

The Pride Center will be visiting the Tracy Branch Library on Thursday, June 14, 2018 from 5:30-7:30pm.
Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Monday, Jun. 11Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
Take the Summer Reading Challenge! June 1 - July 31, 2018
Get your reading card at the library or from the link below. Read to earn free prizes and be entered into our grand prize raffles!

http://ssjcpl.org/programs/sumReading.html
SAT/ACT Prep Class
10:00am
 SAT/ACT Prep Class
Monday, Jun. 11, 10:00amSAT/ACT Prep Class
Tracy Branch Library
For Grades 9-12: Sign up for an 8 week self-paced prep class. Using Tutor.com's SAT/ACT Essentials (created by Princeton Review), you can choose to study for either the SAT or the ACT for the duration of this course. Space is limited. Priority given to those who register in pers...read more
Lunch @ the Library
12:00pm
 Lunch @ the Library
Monday, Jun. 11, 12:00pm
(Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 12:00-12:30, Wednesday 1:00-2:00)

Maya Angelou Branch Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Maya Angelou Community Room.
Lunch @ the Library
Noon to 1:30 p.m.
 Lunch @ the Library
Monday, Jun. 11, Noon to 1:30 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Children's Program Room.
Lunch at the Library
1:00pm
 Lunch at the Library
Monday, Jun. 11, 1:00pmLunch at the Library
Tracy Branch Library
Visit the library to enjoy a free lunch for children, ages 2-18.
Monday - Friday 1:00pm - 2:00pm
June 1 - July 27, 2018
Note: Meals must be eaten on-site. Adults cannot eat meals.

Meals provided by Tracy Unified School District as part of the USDA Summer Food Service Progra...read more
Make Your Own Bookmarks
2:00 pm
 Make Your Own Bookmarks
Monday, Jun. 11, 2:00 pm
Manteca Branch Library
Join the Teen Library Council in creating your own unique, stylish bookmark!

Materials will be provided.
Summer Book Buddies
3:00pm
 Summer Book Buddies
Monday, Jun. 11, 3:00pmSummer Book Buddies
Tracy Branch Library
For students entering Grades 1-4 in the fall. Is your child struggling with reading? Teen reading mentors will help them improve reading skills by assisting them with reading books, play reading games, and complete reading worksheets in small groups. Sessions held twice weekly:...read more
Kids Book Club
3:00pm
 Kids Book Club
Monday, Jun. 11, 3:00pmKids Book Club
Tracy Branch Library
For Grades K-5. A book is given to each student which they will read at home. We will then meet for an hour to discuss the book together and do an activity. Great for improving reading comprehension! No session 5/28 or 7/2.

Books
Easy Reader books (Grades K-3)
Beginn...read more
Book Buddies at Chavez Library
3:30 - 4:30 pm
 Book Buddies at Chavez Library
Monday, Jun. 11, 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Reading help for K - 3rd graders!
Exploring the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library
4:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Exploring the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library
Monday, Jun. 11, 4:00 - 7:00 p.m.Exploring 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 cutti...read more
Origami Free-For-All
4:00--5:30 pm
 Origami Free-For-All
Monday, Jun. 11, 4:00--5:30 pm
Mountain House Branch Library
This is a program for all ages and all levels of folding skill. No need to sign up. We will have plenty of paper and some fun things to try, including You-Tube tutorials and live demonstrations. Come down to the library and fold something exciting!
Father’s Day Craft
4:00PM
 Father’s Day Craft
Monday, Jun. 11, 4:00PMFather’s Day C
Weston Ranch Branch Library

Join us as we make an adorable craft.  This is perfect for a father, grandfather, or father figure.  Two days and times are available for your convenience:  June 11, 4-5 PM & June 15, 1-2 PM.  

Sensible Yoga
5:30 p.m.
 Sensible Yoga
Monday, Jun. 11, 5:30 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
The Escalon Library, by popular demand, is now offering exercise classes two nights per week. All you need to bring is a mat and a towel. 

From Gail Michelle, class leader, "Think you can NOT do this class? Come prove yourself mistaken. I demo variations throughout the classes. ...read more
Naturalization 101
5:30pm
 Naturalization 101
Monday, Jun. 11, 5:30pm
Cesar Chavez Central Library
A Community Relations Officer will be here to present information about citizenship requirements.  Get all your questions answered.  read more
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LGBT History Display
 LGBT History Display
Tuesday, Jun. 12LGBT History Display
Tracy Branch Library
The San Joaquin Pride Center presents important milestones in LGBT history in a multi-panel display. The display will be in the library from Monday, June 11 - Sunday, June 17, 2018.

The Pride Center will be visiting the Tracy Branch Library on Thursday, June 14, 2018 from 5:30-7:30pm.
Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Tuesday, Jun. 12Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
Take the Summer Reading Challenge! June 1 - July 31, 2018
Get your reading card at the library or from the link below. Read to earn free prizes and be entered into our grand prize raffles!

http://ssjcpl.org/programs/sumReading.html
Lathrop Tech Tuesday
 Lathrop Tech Tuesday
Tuesday, Jun. 12,
Lathrop Branch Library

Want to read e-books and listen to e-audiobooks on your tablet, reading device, or smart phone?   Drop into the Lathrop Branch Library on Tuesdays anytime 1-5 PM and we’ll help you....read more

Preschool & Toddler Storytime
10:15 am
 Preschool & Toddler Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 12, 10:15 am
( Mondays and Tuesdays, 10:15am)

Troke Branch Library
Please join us for preschool & toddler storytime on Mondays and Tuesdays, at 10:15 am, at the Margaret Troke library.
We will have lots of fun with stories, songs and finger players. There will be play activities at the end of the storytime for kids to enjoy.
Name tags are given to kid...read more
Baby Storytime
10:30am
 Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 12, 10:30amBaby Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
It's Baby Storytime at the Tracy Branch! Bring your infant to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun. Designed for lapsit: 0 to age 2; older siblings welcome! Note: No session on 12/25.
Preschool Playtime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Playtime
Tuesday, Jun. 12, 10:30 a.m.Preschool Playtime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Caregivers...read more
All About Baby Storytime
10:30 am
 All About Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 12, 10:30 am
Manteca Branch Library
Storytime for children 0-2 years of age and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement and lots of fun. 
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 12, 10:30 a.m.
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.
Sponsored by the Friends of the Ripon Memorial Library.
Preschool Storytime
11:15am
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 12, 11:15amPreschool Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
Bring your preschoolers (age 3-5) to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun; older siblings welcome! Note: No session on 12/25.
Lunch @ the Library
12:00pm
 Lunch @ the Library
Tuesday, Jun. 12, 12:00pm
(Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 12:00-12:30, Wednesday 1:00-2:00)

Maya Angelou Branch Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Maya Angelou Community Room.
Lunch @ the Library
Noon to 1:30 p.m.
 Lunch @ the Library
Tuesday, Jun. 12, Noon to 1:30 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Children's Program Room.
Knitters: Knitting group
1:00 p.m.
 Knitters: Knitting group
Tuesday, Jun. 12, 1:00 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Bring your knitting crafts and socialize in the Escalon Library's community room with the Knitters.
Book Buddies
1:00 pm
 Book Buddies
Tuesday, Jun. 12, 1:00 pm
Manteca Branch Library
On Tuesdays and Thursdays at 1 p.m., June 5 – July 19, 2018, the Manteca Library presents Book Buddies. This program provides free reading help by trained volunteers in one-on-one and small group settings, for children who have reading challenges and are in Kindergarten through 3rd Grade.
...read more
Lunch at the Library
1:00pm
 Lunch at the Library
Tuesday, Jun. 12, 1:00pmLunch at the Library
Tracy Branch Library
Visit the library to enjoy a free lunch for children, ages 2-18.
Monday - Friday 1:00pm - 2:00pm
June 1 - July 27, 2018
Note: Meals must be eaten on-site. Adults cannot eat meals.

Meals provided by Tracy Unified School District as part of the USDA Summer Food Service Progra...read more
Exploring the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library
2:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Exploring the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library
Tuesday, Jun. 12, 2:00 - 5:00 p.m.Exploring 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 (Oculu...read more
Fair Oaks Family Storytime
3:00-3:30 PM
 Fair Oaks Family Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 12, 3:00-3:30 PMFair Oaks Family Sto
Fair Oaks Library
Graphic Novel Book Club
3:30 pm
 Graphic Novel Book Club
Tuesday, Jun. 12, 3:30 pmGraphic Novel Book C
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Share your favorite reads with this kid-centered conversation group!
Songs and Stories from the Philippines by Eth-Noh-Tec
3:30 p.m.
Songs and Stories from the Philippines by Eth-Noh-Tec
Tuesday, Jun. 12, 3:30 p.m.Songs and Stories fr
Cesar Chavez Central Library

Watch and listen to music and dance from the jungles of Mindanao, Philippines. Pilandok the Trickster will...read more

Game Night
4:00 p.m.
 Game Night
Tuesday, Jun. 12, 4:00 p.m.
Ripon Branch Library
It's game night for teens and tweens at the Ripon Library!  Classic games, new games, card games, Giant Jenga....you can even bring your own games!  Play with family, friends, or people you meet at the library.  We will have food and drinks.  Families welcome!
Book Buddies
4:00-5:00 p.m.
 Book Buddies
Tuesday, Jun. 12, 4:00-5:00 p.m.Book Buddies
Troke Branch Library

If your child is a 1st, 2nd or 3rd grader and struggling to read at grade level, the Book Buddies program is designed to help. This program provides free reading help by trained volunteers in small group settings. Results are best when the child attends every session.

SPACE IS LIMIT...read more
Teen Craft: Design Your Own Backpack
4:00pm
Teen Craft: Design Your Own Backpack
Tuesday, Jun. 12, 4:00pm
Tracy Branch Library
For Grade 8-12: Design & color your own drawstring backpack. All materials supplied, while supplies last. First come, first serve.
Karaoke Fun
4:00 p.m.
 Karaoke Fun
Tuesday, Jun. 12, 4:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Sing your favorite songs! 
Lego Club
4:00-5:00PM
 Lego Club
Tuesday, Jun. 12, 4:00-5:00PM
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Come to our Lego club and let your imagination go wild!! Build something new every other week based on the featured theme. We'll provide the Legos!!
Find the Artist in You! Mosaic Craft
4:00pm
Find the Artist in You! Mosaic Craft
Tuesday, Jun. 12, 4:00pmFind the Artist in Y
Mountain House Branch Library
Find The Artist in You! is for attendees to have fun creating art with whatever objects and tools are made available.  This month's theme is a Mosaic Craft for 5 year olds and above.  This month space is limited so pre-registration is a MUST! &n...read more
Family Storytime
6:00pm
 Family Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 12, 6:00pmFamily Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
Storytime for all age children and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement, and lots of fun. 
Escalon Chamber of Commerce Monthly Meeting
6:00 p.m.
Escalon Chamber of Commerce Monthly Meeting
Tuesday, Jun. 12, 6:00 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
The monthly meeting of the Escalon Chamber of Commerce, held in the Escalon Community room
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LGBT History Display
 LGBT History Display
Wednesday, Jun. 13LGBT History Display
Tracy Branch Library
The San Joaquin Pride Center presents important milestones in LGBT history in a multi-panel display. The display will be in the library from Monday, June 11 - Sunday, June 17, 2018.

The Pride Center will be visiting the Tracy Branch Library on Thursday, June 14, 2018 from 5:30-7:30pm.
Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Wednesday, Jun. 13Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
Take the Summer Reading Challenge! June 1 - July 31, 2018
Get your reading card at the library or from the link below. Read to earn free prizes and be entered into our grand prize raffles!

http://ssjcpl.org/programs/sumReading.html
Lunch @ the Library
1:00pm
 Lunch @ the Library
Wednesday, Jun. 13, 1:00pm
(Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 12:00-12:30, Wednesday 1:00-2:00)

Maya Angelou Branch Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Maya Angelou Community Room.
Insect Discovery Lab
1:00PM
 Insect Discovery Lab
Wednesday, Jun. 13, 1:00PMInsect Discovery Lab
Weston Ranch Branch Library

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Lunch @ the Library
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
 Lunch @ the Library
Wednesday, Jun. 13, 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Children's Program Room.
Lunch at the Library
1:00pm
 Lunch at the Library
Wednesday, Jun. 13, 1:00pmLunch at the Library
Tracy Branch Library
Visit the library to enjoy a free lunch for children, ages 2-18.
Monday - Friday 1:00pm - 2:00pm
June 1 - July 27, 2018
Note: Meals must be eaten on-site. Adults cannot eat meals.

Meals provided by Tracy Unified School District as part of the USDA Summer Food Service Progra...read more
Tony Borders: Musical Ventriloquist
1:30 p.m.
Tony Borders: Musical Ventriloquist
Wednesday, Jun. 13, 1:30 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Join the Escalon Library as Tony Borders and his puppet pals lead us through a funny, zany, and magical adventure!
Troke Knitters
2:00-3:30 p.m.
 Troke Knitters
Wednesday, Jun. 13, 2:00-3:30 p.m.Troke Knitters
Troke Branch Library
Every Wednesday from 2:00 - 3:30 p.m. the Margaret K. Troke Branch Library presents "Troke Knitters."
Knitting provides many benefits, such as new friendships and benefits for health issues such as pain, depression and stress relief. Our presenter, Martha E. Zetter, Holistic RN, CRM, ...read more
Circus of Smiles Gravity Defying Juggling Show
2:00 p.m.
Circus of Smiles Gravity Defying Juggling Show
Wednesday, Jun. 13, 2:00 p.m.
Ripon Branch Library
You are invited to an exciting circus adventure with Mr. Quick and Mr. Mustache.  This fun and interactive program is for the entire family.
Uncle Jer’s Traveling Bee Show
3:00 pm
Uncle Jer’s Traveling Bee Show
Wednesday, Jun. 13, 3:00 pm
Manteca Branch Library
  • How and why do bees pollinate plants?
  • What kinds of societies do bees live in?
  • Wh
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Summer Book Buddies
3:00pm
 Summer Book Buddies
Wednesday, Jun. 13, 3:00pmSummer Book Buddies
Tracy Branch Library
For students entering Grades 1-4 in the fall. Is your child struggling with reading? Teen reading mentors will help them improve reading skills by assisting them with reading books, play reading games, and complete reading worksheets in small groups. Sessions held twice weekly:...read more
Bricks4Kids Lego Class
3:00 p.m.
 Bricks4Kids Lego Class
Wednesday, Jun. 13, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
This is a hands-on class where students will design and build machines, catapults, pyramids, derby cards, buildings and other constructions out of LEGO® bricks. While exploring engineering, architecture and physics, students will develop problem solving and critical thinking skills.

S...read more
Insect Craft
3:00PM
 Insect Craft
Wednesday, Jun. 13, 3:00PM
Weston Ranch Branch Library

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Lathrop Summer Performer
3:00-3:45 PM
 Lathrop Summer Performer
Wednesday, Jun. 13, 3:00-3:45 PM
Lathrop Branch Library
Lathrop Summer program "Magic Rocks!" with Brian Scott, fun magician.  At the gym at Lathrop Community Center, 15557 Fifth Street, Lathrop, CA 95330.  All ages welcome!
Fathers Day Storytime
3:30 pm
 Fathers Day Storytime
Wednesday, Jun. 13, 3:30 pmFathers Day Storytim
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Read books, sing songs, and spend time with your future bookworm during this family-centered program!<...read more
Fair Oaks Game Nights
3:30-4:30 PM
 Fair Oaks Game Nights
Wednesday, Jun. 13, 3:30-4:30 PMFair Oaks Game Night
Fair Oaks Library

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Book Buddies at Chavez Library
3:30 - 4:30 pm
 Book Buddies at Chavez Library
Wednesday, Jun. 13, 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Reading help for K - 3rd graders!
Let’s Chat
4:00 - 5:00 pm
 Let’s Chat
Wednesday, Jun. 13, 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Cesar Chavez Central Library
ESL Conversation Club
Summer Lego Hour at Troke
4 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
 Summer Lego Hour at Troke
Wednesday, Jun. 13, 4 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.Summer Lego Hour at
Troke Branch Library
Families, drop...read more
Teen Summer Book Club
4:00pm
 Teen Summer Book Club
Wednesday, Jun. 13, 4:00pmTeen Summer Book Clu
Tracy Branch Library
For 8th-12th grader. Let's talk teen books! We'll read and discuss a new book or comic every week. Attend all sessions to earn two free books! Note: No session 7/4 or 7/18.
Sensible Yoga
5:30 p.m.
 Sensible Yoga
Wednesday, Jun. 13, 5:30 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
The Escalon Library, by popular demand, is now offering exercise classes two nights per week. All you need to bring is a mat and a towel. 

From Gail Michelle, class leader, "Think you can NOT do this class? Come prove yourself mistaken. I demo variations throughout the classes. ...read more
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LGBT History Display
 LGBT History Display
Thursday, Jun. 14LGBT History Display
Tracy Branch Library
The San Joaquin Pride Center presents important milestones in LGBT history in a multi-panel display. The display will be in the library from Monday, June 11 - Sunday, June 17, 2018.

The Pride Center will be visiting the Tracy Branch Library on Thursday, June 14, 2018 from 5:30-7:30pm.
Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Thursday, Jun. 14Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
Take the Summer Reading Challenge! June 1 - July 31, 2018
Get your reading card at the library or from the link below. Read to earn free prizes and be entered into our grand prize raffles!

http://ssjcpl.org/programs/sumReading.html
All About Baby Storytime
10:30 am
 All About Baby Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 14, 10:30 am
Mountain House Branch Library
Special baby storytime for newborn to 18 months old and their caregivers, includes simple rhymes, activities, and books to encourage intellectual and social growth.
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 14, 10:30 a.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Caregivers, bring your preschoolers every Thursday from 10:30 to 11:00 a.m. Have lots of fun interacting with stories, songs, rhymes, and mo...read more
Preschool Storytime
10:30 am
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 14, 10:30 am
Manteca Branch Library
Storytime for children 2-5 years of age and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement and lots of fun. 
All About Baby
10:30 a.m.
 All About Baby
Thursday, Jun. 14, 10:30 a.m.
Ripon Branch Library
We love babies at the library! Join us for a weekly half-hour program that is designed to help babies with developmental skills by combining reading, fingerplays, rhythm, rhyme and singing into a joyful experience. Parents and caregivers must be present and involved. The program is facilitated by fu...read more
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 14, 10:30 a.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Join the Escalon Library Thursdays at 10:30a.m. for storytime. Share the joy and love of stories and encourage early literacy in your little one with books, finger plays, activities, and more! All ages are welcome!
Preschool Storytime
11:15am
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 14, 11:15am
Mountain House Branch Library
Storytime for preschoolers and their parents/caregivers features stories, songs, fingerplays, movement and lots of fun. Lasts approximately 30 minutes.
Lunch @ the Library
12:00 pm
 Lunch @ the Library
Thursday, Jun. 14, 12:00 pm
(Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 12:00-12:30, Wednesday 1:00-2:00)

Maya Angelou Branch Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Maya Angelou Community Room.
Lunch @ the Library
Noon to 1:30 p.m.
 Lunch @ the Library
Thursday, Jun. 14, Noon to 1:30 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Children's Program Room.
Book Buddies
1:00 pm
 Book Buddies
Thursday, Jun. 14, 1:00 pm
Manteca Branch Library
On Tuesdays and Thursdays at 1 p.m., June 5 – July 19, 2018, the Manteca Library presents Book Buddies. This program provides free reading help by trained volunteers in one-on-one and small group settings, for children who have reading challenges and are in Kindergarten through 3rd Grade.
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Lunch at the Library
1:00pm
 Lunch at the Library
Thursday, Jun. 14, 1:00pmLunch at the Library
Tracy Branch Library
Visit the library to enjoy a free lunch for children, ages 2-18.
Monday - Friday 1:00pm - 2:00pm
June 1 - July 27, 2018
Note: Meals must be eaten on-site. Adults cannot eat meals.

Meals provided by Tracy Unified School District as part of the USDA Summer Food Service Progra...read more
Lathrop Story Time
1:30 PM
 Lathrop Story Time
Thursday, Jun. 14, 1:30 PM
Lathrop Branch Library

Share the love of stories and encourage early literacy with books, finger plays, S.T.E.A.M. activities, and crafts! All ages are welcome!

Exploring the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library
2:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Exploring the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library
Thursday, Jun. 14, 2:00 - 5:00 p.m.Exploring 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 (Oculu...read more
Denim Tote Bag (Teens and Adults)
3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Denim Tote Bag (Teens and Adults)
Thursday, Jun. 14, 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.Denim Tote Bag (Teen
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teens and adults,
Interested in learning to make a Denim Tote Bag? Join instructor Delia Davila at the Cesar Chavez Library on June 14, 2018 at 3:00 p.m. for a sewing lesson on how to make a denim tote bag. Supplies and tools will be provided. Anyone age 13 and older are welcome to attend the p...read more
Book Discussion Group for Adults
5:30 p.m.
Book Discussion Group for Adults
Thursday, Jun. 14, 5:30 p.m.
Ripon Branch Library
Book Discussion Group meets once a month, on the second Thursday at 3:00 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. (unless noted). The book selections are made by the librarian, to ensure that there are plenty of copies.  If you are interested in joining please come in, meet the librarian and get a copy of the "...read more
Book Discussion Group for Adults
3:00 p.m.
Book Discussion Group for Adults
Thursday, Jun. 14, 3:00 p.m.
Ripon Branch Library
Book Discussion Group meets once a month, on the second Thursday at 3:00 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. (unless noted). The book selections are made by the librarian, to ensure that there are plenty of copies.  If you are interested in joining please come in, meet the librarian and get a copy of the "...read more
Teen Gaming Day
3:30 pm
 Teen Gaming Day
Thursday, Jun. 14, 3:30 pmTeen Gaming Day
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Video games, board games, and more!
Python Ron
3:30 p.m.
 Python Ron
Thursday, Jun. 14, 3:30 p.m.
Maya Angelou Branch Library
Be amazed as Python Ron introduces a variety of snakes, lizards and bugs!
Read to Rescued Animals with Harvest Home Animal Sanctuary
3:30 p.m.
Read to Rescued Animals with Harvest Home Animal Sanctuary
Thursday, Jun. 14, 3:30 p.m.Read to Rescued Anim
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Harvest Home Animal Sanctuary presents Read to Rescued Animals! Young ones may be hesitant to read aloud to an adult, but feathered and furry friends make adorable book buddies. Read to ...read more
Book Buddies
4:00-5:00 p.m.
 Book Buddies
Thursday, Jun. 14, 4:00-5:00 p.m.Book Buddies
Troke Branch Library

If your child is a 1st, 2nd or 3rd grader and struggling to read at grade level, the Book Buddies program is designed to help. This program provides free reading help by trained volunteers in small group settings. Results are best when the child attends every session.

SPACE IS LIMIT...read more
Taiko Drum Show
4:00pm
 Taiko Drum Show
Thursday, Jun. 14, 4:00pmTaiko Drum Show
Tracy Branch Library
Visit the library to see a live Japanese drum show performed by Stockton Bukkyo Taiko.
Teen Game Day
4:00 p.m.
 Teen Game Day
Thursday, Jun. 14, 4:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Play fun games on the Xbox 1 like FIFA and Madden. Board games will be available too. 
Makerspace
4:00 p.m.
 Makerspace
Thursday, Jun. 14, 4:00 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Are you ready to become a STEAM Explorer? 
Join the Escalon Library Thursdays at 4:00p.m. for our Makerspace. Explore, discover and create with a multitude of supplies....read more
Crafty Thursday-Father’s Day Cards
4:00-5:30 PM
Crafty Thursday-Father’s Day Cards
Thursday, Jun. 14, 4:00-5:30 PMCrafty Thursday-Fath
Fair Oaks Library
Create a custom card just in time for Father's Day!

All materials will be supplied!
San Joaquin Pride Center Visits Tracy
5:30pm
San Joaquin Pride Center Visits Tracy
Thursday, Jun. 14, 5:30pmSan Joaquin Pride Ce
Tracy Branch Library
The San Joaquin Pride Center will be here to provide LGBT+ Cultural Sensitivity & Awareness Training. The will be a Meet & Greet after the presentation with refreshments. 5:30-7:30pm.

The San Joaquin Pride Center, located in Stockton, offers a wide range of services that cater to ...read more
Shedskin Reptile Show
6:00pm
 Shedskin Reptile Show
Thursday, Jun. 14, 6:00pm
Troke Branch Library
On Thursday, June 14, 2018 at 6:00pm, the Margaret Troke libary presents:" Shedskin Reptile Show".
Please join us for an exciting opportunity to see, touch and hold and learn about different exotic reptiles and find out which reptiles make good pets. This free program is for the entir...read more
Scottish Club monthly meeting
6:00 p.m.
 Scottish Club monthly meeting
Thursday, Jun. 14, 6:00 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Monthly Meeting of the Scottish Club in the Escalon Library community room.
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LGBT History Display
 LGBT History Display
Friday, Jun. 15LGBT History Display
Tracy Branch Library
The San Joaquin Pride Center presents important milestones in LGBT history in a multi-panel display. The display will be in the library from Monday, June 11 - Sunday, June 17, 2018.

The Pride Center will be visiting the Tracy Branch Library on Thursday, June 14, 2018 from 5:30-7:30pm.
Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Friday, Jun. 15Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
Take the Summer Reading Challenge! June 1 - July 31, 2018
Get your reading card at the library or from the link below. Read to earn free prizes and be entered into our grand prize raffles!

http://ssjcpl.org/programs/sumReading.html
All About Baby
10:30 a.m.
 All About Baby
Friday, Jun. 15, 10:30 a.m.
Ripon Branch Library
We love babies at the library! Join us for a weekly half-hour program that is designed to help babies with developmental skills by combining reading, fingerplays, rhythm, rhyme and singing into a joyful experience. Parents and caregivers must be present and involved. The program is facilitated by fu...read more
Lunch @ the Library
12:00 pm
 Lunch @ the Library
Friday, Jun. 15, 12:00 pm
(Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 12:00-12:30, Wednesday 1:00-2:00)

Maya Angelou Branch Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Maya Angelou Community Room.
Summer Reading Crafts and Fun
12:00 p.m.
 Summer Reading Crafts and Fun
Friday, Jun. 15, 12:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Every Friday at 12:00 p.m. there will be a different craft for all ages. 
Lunch @ the Library
Noon to 1:30 p.m.
 Lunch @ the Library
Friday, Jun. 15, Noon to 1:30 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Children's Program Room.
Arm Chair Traveler
12:30 pm
 Arm Chair Traveler
Friday, Jun. 15, 12:30 pmArm Chair Traveler
Arnold Rue Micro Library
"Travel" with us to Hawaii through stories, music, and more!
Father’s Day Craft
1:00 PM
 Father’s Day Craft
Friday, Jun. 15, 1:00 PMFather’s Day C
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Join us as we make an adorable craft.  This is perfect for a father, grandfather, or father figure.  Two days and times are available for your convenience:  June 11, 4-5 PM & June 15, 1-2 PM.  
Lunch at the Library
1:00pm
 Lunch at the Library
Friday, Jun. 15, 1:00pmLunch at the Library
Tracy Branch Library
Visit the library to enjoy a free lunch for children, ages 2-18.
Monday - Friday 1:00pm - 2:00pm
June 1 - July 27, 2018
Note: Meals must be eaten on-site. Adults cannot eat meals.

Meals provided by Tracy Unified School District as part of the USDA Summer Food Service Progra...read more
Social Security and You
1:00 to 2:00 p.m.
 Social Security and You
Friday, Jun. 15, 1:00 to 2:00 p.m.Social Security and
Troke Branch Library
A representative from the local Social Security office will be at the Troke Branch this afternoon to talk about access to the Social Security website, and answer questions you may have about the program.
STEM - The Art and Science of Spinning Tops
2:00pm
STEM - The Art and Science of Spinning Tops
Friday, Jun. 15, 2:00pm
Mountain House Branch Library
Join us to have a fun time learning about the Art and Science of Spinning Tops.  Make a top or two to make and take home with you.  For 7 year olds and above. It all happens at 2:00pm on June 15th at the Mountain House Library.
LED Star Craft/STEAM Program
2:00 to 4:30 PM
 LED Star Craft/STEAM Program
Friday, Jun. 15, 2:00 to 4:30 PM
(Friday, June 15, 2:00 - 4:30 PM & Saturday, July 7, 1:00 - 3:30 PM)
LED Star Craft/STEAM
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Learn how to make a take home craftable that combines basic computer programming and sewing into a fun, intuitive program!

Makerspace
3:00pm
 Makerspace
Friday, Jun. 15, 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! 3-5pm. The library has the following items for you explore and use for your projects:
  • Project idea books
  • Craft/art supplies
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Lathrop Summer Fun Friday
3:30 PM
 Lathrop Summer Fun Friday
Friday, Jun. 15, 3:30 PM
Lathrop Branch Library

Lathrop Library presents Fun Friday.  Free activities may include puzzles, interlocking blocks, or crafts. Families and children are welcome!

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LGBT History Display
 LGBT History Display
Saturday, Jun. 16LGBT History Display
Tracy Branch Library
The San Joaquin Pride Center presents important milestones in LGBT history in a multi-panel display. The display will be in the library from Monday, June 11 - Sunday, June 17, 2018.

The Pride Center will be visiting the Tracy Branch Library on Thursday, June 14, 2018 from 5:30-7:30pm.
Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Saturday, Jun. 16Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
Take the Summer Reading Challenge! June 1 - July 31, 2018
Get your reading card at the library or from the link below. Read to earn free prizes and be entered into our grand prize raffles!

http://ssjcpl.org/programs/sumReading.html
Amateur Radio Kids Day at Troke
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
 Amateur Radio Kids Day at Troke
Saturday, Jun. 16, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Troke Branch Library
What is Ham Radio, or Amateur Radio?

Amateur Radio, or Ham Radio, is a hobby and service which brings people, electronics, and communications together.

Amateur Radio Kids Day is designed to promote Ham Radio to children. Volunteers from the Stockton-Delta Amateur Radio Club wil...read more
Oak Valley Art Society Meeting
10:00 a.m.
 Oak Valley Art Society Meeting
Saturday, Jun. 16, 10:00 a.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Monthly meeting of the Oak Valley Art society in the Escalon Library community room.
Preschool Storytime & A Craft
10:30 AM
 Preschool Storytime & A Craft
Saturday, Jun. 16, 10:30 AMPreschool Storytime
Linden Branch Library
Please join us for a morning of songs, stories, and a craft. A fun time for all ages!
Adult Book Club
11:00am
 Adult Book Club
Saturday, Jun. 16, 11:00amAdult Book Club
Tracy Branch Library
Read and discuss a new book every month. Titles available at the checkout desk.
Family Storytime
11:30 a.m.
 Family Storytime
Saturday, Jun. 16, 11:30 a.m.Family Storytime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Join us every Saturday for fun stories, rhymes, songs and movement and develop early literacy skills in your young children!
SAT/ACT Practice Tests
12:00 - 4:30 p.m.
 SAT/ACT Practice Tests
Saturday, Jun. 16, 12:00 - 4:30 p.m.SAT/ACT Practice Tes
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teens, are you familiar with the process of taking the SAT or ACT test? Are you ready to take any of those tests? If you answer "NO" to either question, come to the Cesar Chavez Central Library on the 3rd Saturday of the month and take the practice tests with Stef Songco from Sylvan Learni...read more
Summer Film Festival
12:00 - 4 p.m.
 Summer Film Festival
Saturday, Jun. 16, 12:00 - 4 p.m.Summer Film Festival
Troke Branch Library

Celebrate our Summer Reading Program, "LIBRARIES ROCK!"

Kids, families, enjoy "Paddington 2" starting at noon.  The teen musical, "Bandslam" will start at 2pm.  Both movies are rated PG.
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Saturday Movie
12:00 p.m.
 Saturday Movie
Saturday, Jun. 16, 12:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Watch a classic film or new favorite every Saturday. Snacks will be provided. 
Exploring the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library
1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Exploring the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library
Saturday, Jun. 16, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.Exploring 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 cutti...read more
Magic The Gathering
2:00pm
 Magic The Gathering
Saturday, Jun. 16, 2:00pmMagic The Gathering
Tracy Branch Library
Ages 12 and up. 
Let's play Magic! Magic the Gathering is a trade card game where you battle wizards with the use of magic, creatures, and more. New and experienced players are welcome. If you have your own cards, bring them! 2:00-5:00pm

Text @tracyteens to&...read more
Father’s Day Crafts
2:00 pm
 Father’s Day Crafts
Saturday, Jun. 16, 2:00 pm
Manteca Branch Library
Join us on June 16, 2018 at the Manteca Library as we make Tile Coasters and Seashell Paperweights to celebrate our fathers.
All craft supplies will be provided.
Lizard Lady’s Reptile Show
3:00 pm
Lizard Lady’s Reptile Show
Saturday, Jun. 16, 3:00 pmLizard Lady’s
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Come see some rad reptiles with the Lizard Lady!
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LGBT History Display
 LGBT History Display
Sunday, Jun. 17LGBT History Display
Tracy Branch Library
The San Joaquin Pride Center presents important milestones in LGBT history in a multi-panel display. The display will be in the library from Monday, June 11 - Sunday, June 17, 2018.

The Pride Center will be visiting the Tracy Branch Library on Thursday, June 14, 2018 from 5:30-7:30pm.
Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Sunday, Jun. 17Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
Take the Summer Reading Challenge! June 1 - July 31, 2018
Get your reading card at the library or from the link below. Read to earn free prizes and be entered into our grand prize raffles!

http://ssjcpl.org/programs/sumReading.html
Meditation for Relaxation and Stress Reduction
3:00 pm
Meditation for Relaxation and Stress Reduction
Sunday, Jun. 17, 3:00 pm
Mountain House Branch Library

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Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Monday, Jun. 18Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
Take the Summer Reading Challenge! June 1 - July 31, 2018
Get your reading card at the library or from the link below. Read to earn free prizes and be entered into our grand prize raffles!

http://ssjcpl.org/programs/sumReading.html
SAT/ACT Prep Class
10:00am
 SAT/ACT Prep Class
Monday, Jun. 18, 10:00amSAT/ACT Prep Class
Tracy Branch Library
For Grades 9-12: Sign up for an 8 week self-paced prep class. Using Tutor.com's SAT/ACT Essentials (created by Princeton Review), you can choose to study for either the SAT or the ACT for the duration of this course. Space is limited. Priority given to those who register in pers...read more
Lunch @ the Library
12:00pm
 Lunch @ the Library
Monday, Jun. 18, 12:00pm
(Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 12:00-12:30, Wednesday 1:00-2:00)

Maya Angelou Branch Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Maya Angelou Community Room.
Lunch @ the Library
Noon to 1:30 p.m.
 Lunch @ the Library
Monday, Jun. 18, Noon to 1:30 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Children's Program Room.
Bubble Lady
1:00 p.m.
 Bubble Lady
Monday, Jun. 18, 1:00 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Join the Escalon Library and be wowed as we follow The Bubble Lady in incredible musically enhanced bubble adventures.

This is a popular Summer Reading show! Please arrive early to get a seat. 
Bubble Lady
1:00 p.m.
 Bubble Lady
Monday, Jun. 18, 1:00 p.m.
1540 Second St
Join the Escalon Library and be wowed as we follow The Bubble Lady in incredible musically enhanced bubble adventures.

This is a popular Summer Reading show! Please arrive early to get a seat.
Lunch at the Library
1:00pm
 Lunch at the Library
Monday, Jun. 18, 1:00pmLunch at the Library
Tracy Branch Library
Visit the library to enjoy a free lunch for children, ages 2-18.
Monday - Friday 1:00pm - 2:00pm
June 1 - July 27, 2018
Note: Meals must be eaten on-site. Adults cannot eat meals.

Meals provided by Tracy Unified School District as part of the USDA Summer Food Service Progra...read more
Summer Book Buddies
3:00pm
 Summer Book Buddies
Monday, Jun. 18, 3:00pmSummer Book Buddies
Tracy Branch Library
For students entering Grades 1-4 in the fall. Is your child struggling with reading? Teen reading mentors will help them improve reading skills by assisting them with reading books, play reading games, and complete reading worksheets in small groups. Sessions held twice weekly:...read more
Kids Book Club
3:00pm
 Kids Book Club
Monday, Jun. 18, 3:00pmKids Book Club
Tracy Branch Library
For Grades K-5. A book is given to each student which they will read at home. We will then meet for an hour to discuss the book together and do an activity. Great for improving reading comprehension! No session 5/28 or 7/2.

Books
Easy Reader books (Grades K-3)
Beginn...read more
Book Buddies at Chavez Library
3:30 - 4:30 pm
 Book Buddies at Chavez Library
Monday, Jun. 18, 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Reading help for K - 3rd graders!
Exploring the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library
4:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Exploring the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library
Monday, Jun. 18, 4:00 - 7:00 p.m.Exploring 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 cutti...read more
Sensible Yoga
5:30 p.m.
 Sensible Yoga
Monday, Jun. 18, 5:30 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
The Escalon Library, by popular demand, is now offering exercise classes two nights per week. All you need to bring is a mat and a towel. 

From Gail Michelle, class leader, "Think you can NOT do this class? Come prove yourself mistaken. I demo variations throughout the classes. ...read more
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Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Tuesday, Jun. 19Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
Take the Summer Reading Challenge! June 1 - July 31, 2018
Get your reading card at the library or from the link below. Read to earn free prizes and be entered into our grand prize raffles!

http://ssjcpl.org/programs/sumReading.html
Lathrop Tech Tuesday
 Lathrop Tech Tuesday
Tuesday, Jun. 19,
Lathrop Branch Library

Want to read e-books and listen to e-audiobooks on your tablet, reading device, or smart phone?   Drop into the Lathrop Branch Library on Tuesdays anytime 1-5 PM and we’ll help you....read more

Preschool & Toddler Storytime
10:15 am
 Preschool & Toddler Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 19, 10:15 am
( Mondays and Tuesdays, 10:15am)

Troke Branch Library
Please join us for preschool & toddler storytime on Mondays and Tuesdays, at 10:15 am, at the Margaret Troke library.
We will have lots of fun with stories, songs and finger players. There will be play activities at the end of the storytime for kids to enjoy.
Name tags are given to kid...read more
Baby Storytime
10:30am
 Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 19, 10:30amBaby Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
It's Baby Storytime at the Tracy Branch! Bring your infant to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun. Designed for lapsit: 0 to age 2; older siblings welcome! Note: No session on 12/25.
Preschool Playtime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Playtime
Tuesday, Jun. 19, 10:30 a.m.Preschool Playtime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Caregivers...read more
All About Baby Storytime
10:30 am
 All About Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 19, 10:30 am
Manteca Branch Library
Storytime for children 0-2 years of age and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement and lots of fun. 
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 19, 10:30 a.m.
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.
Sponsored by the Friends of the Ripon Memorial Library.
Preschool Storytime
11:15am
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 19, 11:15amPreschool Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
Bring your preschoolers (age 3-5) to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun; older siblings welcome! Note: No session on 12/25.
Lunch @ the Library
12:00pm
 Lunch @ the Library
Tuesday, Jun. 19, 12:00pm
(Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 12:00-12:30, Wednesday 1:00-2:00)

Maya Angelou Branch Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Maya Angelou Community Room.
Lunch @ the Library
Noon to 1:30 p.m.
 Lunch @ the Library
Tuesday, Jun. 19, Noon to 1:30 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Children's Program Room.
Knitters: Knitting group
1:00 p.m.
 Knitters: Knitting group
Tuesday, Jun. 19, 1:00 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Bring your knitting crafts and socialize in the Escalon Library's community room with the Knitters.
Explore Music
1:00 p.m.
 Explore Music
Tuesday, Jun. 19, 1:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Try out different instruments. For children of all ages.
Book Buddies
1:00 pm
 Book Buddies
Tuesday, Jun. 19, 1:00 pm
Manteca Branch Library
On Tuesdays and Thursdays at 1 p.m., June 5 – July 19, 2018, the Manteca Library presents Book Buddies. This program provides free reading help by trained volunteers in one-on-one and small group settings, for children who have reading challenges and are in Kindergarten through 3rd Grade.
...read more
Lunch at the Library
1:00pm
 Lunch at the Library
Tuesday, Jun. 19, 1:00pmLunch at the Library
Tracy Branch Library
Visit the library to enjoy a free lunch for children, ages 2-18.
Monday - Friday 1:00pm - 2:00pm
June 1 - July 27, 2018
Note: Meals must be eaten on-site. Adults cannot eat meals.

Meals provided by Tracy Unified School District as part of the USDA Summer Food Service Progra...read more
Exploring the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library
2:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Exploring the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library
Tuesday, Jun. 19, 2:00 - 5:00 p.m.Exploring 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 (Oculu...read more
Fair Oaks Family Storytime
3:00-3:30 PM
 Fair Oaks Family Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 19, 3:00-3:30 PMFair Oaks Family Sto
Fair Oaks Library
Books in the Barnyard with Harvest Home
3:30 pm
Books in the Barnyard with Harvest Home
Tuesday, Jun. 19, 3:30 pmBooks in the Barnyar
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Spend some time reading with a rescued farm animal!
Jedi Training with Andy Zandy
3:30 p.m.
 Jedi Training with Andy Zandy
Tuesday, Jun. 19, 3:30 p.m.Jedi Training with A
Cesar Chavez Central Library

Kids up to age 12, enjoy meditation and force training in Andy Zandy’s Jedi show. ...read more

Black Panther
4:00 p.m.
 Black Panther
Tuesday, Jun. 19, 4:00 p.m.
Ripon Branch Library
Join us for the blockbuster movie about T'Challa, King of Wakanda-AKA the Black Panther!  Since this movie is rated PG-13, you'll have to be 13 or older to watch, unless accompanied by an adult.  Popcorn and other treats, as well as drinks will be provided, so come hungry!
Book Buddies
4:00-5:00 p.m.
 Book Buddies
Tuesday, Jun. 19, 4:00-5:00 p.m.Book Buddies
Troke Branch Library

If your child is a 1st, 2nd or 3rd grader and struggling to read at grade level, the Book Buddies program is designed to help. This program provides free reading help by trained volunteers in small group settings. Results are best when the child attends every session.

SPACE IS LIMIT...read more
Teen STEM: Human Anatomy Game
4:00pm
 Teen STEM: Human Anatomy Game
Tuesday, Jun. 19, 4:00pmTeen STEM: Human Ana
Tracy Branch Library
For Grades 8-12: We'll play a series of games centered around human anatomy. With a partner, try to get the highest overall score and you'll both win gift certificates for free pizza! No prior knowledge of human anatomy necessary.
Makerspace
4:00-5:00PM
 Makerspace
Tuesday, Jun. 19, 4:00-5:00PM
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Create with a variety of crafts, art and tech tools. Perler Beads, Magformers, Duct Tapes, crafts, and more! 

Every other Tuesday. Program free for all ages.
Family Storytime
6:00pm
 Family Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 19, 6:00pmFamily Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
Storytime for all age children and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement, and lots of fun. 
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Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Wednesday, Jun. 20Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
Take the Summer Reading Challenge! June 1 - July 31, 2018
Get your reading card at the library or from the link below. Read to earn free prizes and be entered into our grand prize raffles!

http://ssjcpl.org/programs/sumReading.html
Lunch @ the Library
1:00pm
 Lunch @ the Library
Wednesday, Jun. 20, 1:00pm
(Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 12:00-12:30, Wednesday 1:00-2:00)

Maya Angelou Branch Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Maya Angelou Community Room.
Lunch @ the Library
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
 Lunch @ the Library
Wednesday, Jun. 20, 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Children's Program Room.
Lunch at the Library
1:00pm
 Lunch at the Library
Wednesday, Jun. 20, 1:00pmLunch at the Library
Tracy Branch Library
Visit the library to enjoy a free lunch for children, ages 2-18.
Monday - Friday 1:00pm - 2:00pm
June 1 - July 27, 2018
Note: Meals must be eaten on-site. Adults cannot eat meals.

Meals provided by Tracy Unified School District as part of the USDA Summer Food Service Progra...read more
Troke Knitters
2:00-3:30 p.m.
 Troke Knitters
Wednesday, Jun. 20, 2:00-3:30 p.m.Troke Knitters
Troke Branch Library
Every Wednesday from 2:00 - 3:30 p.m. the Margaret K. Troke Branch Library presents "Troke Knitters."
Knitting provides many benefits, such as new friendships and benefits for health issues such as pain, depression and stress relief. Our presenter, Martha E. Zetter, Holistic RN, CRM, ...read more
Shadow Puppets
2:00 p.m.
 Shadow Puppets
Wednesday, Jun. 20, 2:00 p.m.
Ripon Branch Library
Please join us for this fascinating program.  Using the ancient art of shadow puppetry, Daniel Barash will bring stories and folktales from around the world to life.
Our summer events are very popular and space is limited.  Staff will start handing out tickets 30 minutes prior tp the ...read more
Traveling Lantern Theatre Company - Life of Mozart
3:00 pm
Traveling Lantern Theatre Company - Life of Mozart
Wednesday, Jun. 20, 3:00 pm
Manteca Branch Library
A frolicsome, gleeful and historically accurate play about one of the greatest musical geniuses who ever lived. From start to finish the show is accompanied by Mozart’s breathtaking music. 

This play is design...read more
Summer Book Buddies
3:00pm
 Summer Book Buddies
Wednesday, Jun. 20, 3:00pmSummer Book Buddies
Tracy Branch Library
For students entering Grades 1-4 in the fall. Is your child struggling with reading? Teen reading mentors will help them improve reading skills by assisting them with reading books, play reading games, and complete reading worksheets in small groups. Sessions held twice weekly:...read more
WOW Museum: Soda Bottle Rocketry
3:00 p.m.
WOW Museum: Soda Bottle Rocketry
Wednesday, Jun. 20, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library

The WOW Museum presents: Soda Bottle Rocketry
Using plastic bottles, water, and compressed air, students learn about aerodynamics as they design, test, modify, and launch rockets to high al...read more

Lathrop Summer Performer
3:00-3:45 PM
 Lathrop Summer Performer
Wednesday, Jun. 20, 3:00-3:45 PM
Lathrop Branch Library
Lathrop Summer program "Music Rocks!" with Cross-Pulse Duo, Evie and Keith.  At the Gym at Lathrop Community Center, 15557 Fifth Street, Lathrop, CA 95330.  All ages welcome!
Family Storytime
3:30 pm
 Family Storytime
Wednesday, Jun. 20, 3:30 pmFamily Storytime
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Read books, sing songs, and spend time with your future bookworm during this family-centered program!<...read more
Fair Oaks Game Nights
3:30-4:30 PM
 Fair Oaks Game Nights
Wednesday, Jun. 20, 3:30-4:30 PMFair Oaks Game Night
Fair Oaks Library

read more

Book Buddies at Chavez Library
3:30 - 4:30 pm
 Book Buddies at Chavez Library
Wednesday, Jun. 20, 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Reading help for K - 3rd graders!
Let’s Chat
4:00 - 5:00 pm
 Let’s Chat
Wednesday, Jun. 20, 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Cesar Chavez Central Library
ESL Conversation Club
Summer Lego Hour at Troke
4 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
 Summer Lego Hour at Troke
Wednesday, Jun. 20, 4 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.Summer Lego Hour at
Troke Branch Library
Families, drop...read more
Teen Summer Book Club
4:00pm
 Teen Summer Book Club
Wednesday, Jun. 20, 4:00pmTeen Summer Book Clu
Tracy Branch Library
For 8th-12th grader. Let's talk teen books! We'll read and discuss a new book or comic every week. Attend all sessions to earn two free books! Note: No session 7/4 or 7/18.
Teen Muzik Day
4:00pm
 Teen Muzik Day
Wednesday, Jun. 20, 4:00pmTeen Muzik Day
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Come join us a we play music theme video games for teens. Play against each other to see who can get the best score. All items will be provided. 
Lawyers In The Library
4:30pm
 Lawyers In The Library
Wednesday, Jun. 20, 4:30pmLawyers In The Libra
Tracy Branch Library
Lawyers in the Library is a free public legal clinic presented by the San Joaquin County Bar Association. Licensed, practicing attorneys (who are in good standing with the State Bar of California and members of the San Joaquin County Bar Association) volunteer their time in order to briefly assess a...read more
Sensible Yoga
5:30 p.m.
 Sensible Yoga
Wednesday, Jun. 20, 5:30 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
The Escalon Library, by popular demand, is now offering exercise classes two nights per week. All you need to bring is a mat and a towel. 

From Gail Michelle, class leader, "Think you can NOT do this class? Come prove yourself mistaken. I demo variations throughout the classes. ...read more
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Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Thursday, Jun. 21Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
Take the Summer Reading Challenge! June 1 - July 31, 2018
Get your reading card at the library or from the link below. Read to earn free prizes and be entered into our grand prize raffles!

http://ssjcpl.org/programs/sumReading.html
All About Baby Storytime
10:30 am
 All About Baby Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 21, 10:30 am
Mountain House Branch Library
Special baby storytime for newborn to 18 months old and their caregivers, includes simple rhymes, activities, and books to encourage intellectual and social growth.
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 21, 10:30 a.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Caregivers, bring your preschoolers every Thursday from 10:30 to 11:00 a.m. Have lots of fun interacting with stories, songs, rhymes, and mo...read more
Preschool Storytime
10:30 am
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 21, 10:30 am
Manteca Branch Library
Storytime for children 2-5 years of age and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement and lots of fun. 
All About Baby
10:30 a.m.
 All About Baby
Thursday, Jun. 21, 10:30 a.m.
Ripon Branch Library
We love babies at the library! Join us for a weekly half-hour program that is designed to help babies with developmental skills by combining reading, fingerplays, rhythm, rhyme and singing into a joyful experience. Parents and caregivers must be present and involved. The program is facilitated by fu...read more
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 21, 10:30 a.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Join the Escalon Library Thursdays at 10:30a.m. for storytime. Share the joy and love of stories and encourage early literacy in your little one with books, finger plays, activities, and more! All ages are welcome!
Preschool Storytime
11:15am
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 21, 11:15am
Mountain House Branch Library
Storytime for preschoolers and their parents/caregivers features stories, songs, fingerplays, movement and lots of fun. Lasts approximately 30 minutes.
Lunch @ the Library
12:00pm
 Lunch @ the Library
Thursday, Jun. 21, 12:00pm
(Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 12:00-12:30, Wednesday 1:00-2:00)

Maya Angelou Branch Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Maya Angelou Community Room.
Lunch @ the Library
Noon to 1:30 p.m.
 Lunch @ the Library
Thursday, Jun. 21, Noon to 1:30 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Children's Program Room.
Book Buddies
1:00 pm
 Book Buddies
Thursday, Jun. 21, 1:00 pm
Manteca Branch Library
On Tuesdays and Thursdays at 1 p.m., June 5 – July 19, 2018, the Manteca Library presents Book Buddies. This program provides free reading help by trained volunteers in one-on-one and small group settings, for children who have reading challenges and are in Kindergarten through 3rd Grade.
...read more
Lunch at the Library
1:00pm
 Lunch at the Library
Thursday, Jun. 21, 1:00pmLunch at the Library
Tracy Branch Library
Visit the library to enjoy a free lunch for children, ages 2-18.
Monday - Friday 1:00pm - 2:00pm
June 1 - July 27, 2018
Note: Meals must be eaten on-site. Adults cannot eat meals.

Meals provided by Tracy Unified School District as part of the USDA Summer Food Service Progra...read more
Crosspulse Rythm Duo
1:00 PM
 Crosspulse Rythm Duo
Thursday, Jun. 21, 1:00 PMCrosspulse Rythm Duo
Linden Branch Library
Please join us for Crosspulse Rythm Duo, who teach you how to make music out of anything and everything.
Featuring Dancing and Music!
Lathrop Story Time
1:30 PM
 Lathrop Story Time
Thursday, Jun. 21, 1:30 PM
Lathrop Branch Library

Share the love of stories and encourage early literacy with books, finger plays, S.T.E.A.M. activities, and crafts! All ages are welcome!

Exploring the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library
2:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Exploring the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library
Thursday, Jun. 21, 2:00 - 5:00 p.m.Exploring 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 (Oculu...read more
Life Hacks 101: Resume Help
3:30 pm
 Life Hacks 101: Resume Help
Thursday, Jun. 21, 3:30 pmLife Hacks 101: Resu
Arnold Rue Micro Library
This program will help teens access Tutor.com to polish their resumes
Bob Ross Paint Along - Teen to Adult
3:30PM
Bob Ross Paint Along - Teen to Adult
Thursday, Jun. 21, 3:30PMBob Ross Paint Along
Weston Ranch Branch Library

Paint your own Bob Ross Masterpiece! ...read more


Puppet Art Theater "Tommy’s Train Troubles"
3:30pm
Puppet Art Theater "Tommy’s Train Troubles"
Thursday, Jun. 21, 3:30pm
Maya Angelou Branch Library
Enjoy a day of puppets and fun at the Maya Angelou Library!  Bring your family and friends as Puppet Art Theater presents "Tommy's Train Troubles".
LEGO® Building Club
3:30 p.m.
 LEGO® Building Club
Thursday, Jun. 21, 3:30 p.m.LEGO® Building C
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Families, drop-in to build and play...read more
Life-size Pacman Game
3:30 - 5:00 p.m.
 Life-size Pacman Game
Thursday, Jun. 21, 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.Life-size Pacman Gam
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Tweens and teens,
Ready for some action and excitement? Come and play the amazing Pacman game live on Thursday June 21, 2018 at 3:30 p.m. at the Cesar Chavez Central Library. Bring friends and/or family members to play the game together as the ...read more
Book Buddies
4:00-5:00 p.m.
 Book Buddies
Thursday, Jun. 21, 4:00-5:00 p.m.Book Buddies
Troke Branch Library

If your child is a 1st, 2nd or 3rd grader and struggling to read at grade level, the Book Buddies program is designed to help. This program provides free reading help by trained volunteers in small group settings. Results are best when the child attends every session.

SPACE IS LIMIT...read more
Teen Movie
4:00 p.m.
 Teen Movie
Thursday, Jun. 21, 4:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
June 7
Pitch Perfect 3 @ 4:00 p.m.
June 21
Grease @ 4:00 p.m.
July 5
A Cinderella Story @ 4:00 p.m.
July 19
Mamma Mia! @ 4:00 p.m.

Snacks will be served too.
LEGO Builders Club
4:00pm
 LEGO Builders Club
Thursday, Jun. 21, 4:00pmLEGO Builders Club
Tracy Branch Library
LEGO Club for all! Kids and their caregivers are invited to join us and build creations. For K-5 with younger siblings invited to play with Duplo blocks. 
 
Makerspace
4:00 p.m.
 Makerspace
Thursday, Jun. 21, 4:00 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Are you ready to become a STEAM Explorer? 
Join the Escalon Library Thursdays at 4:00p.m. for our Makerspace. Explore, discover and create with a multitude of supplies....read more
Crosspulse Rhythm Duo
4:00-5:00 PM
 Crosspulse Rhythm Duo
Thursday, Jun. 21, 4:00-5:00 PMCrosspulse Rhythm Du
Fair Oaks Library
This week's Summer Reading performer is the Crosspulse Duo: Finding the Rhythm Around Us. Crosspulse Rhythm Duo makes music out of anything and everything. Bending and blending traditional and contemporary music and dance, allowing rhythm to forge connections in unexpected ways.
 
Teen A/V Club
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
 Teen A/V Club
Thursday, Jun. 21, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
(Every other Thursday)

Cesar Chavez Central Library
If you're bored after school and want to get your homework done in a comfortable environment meant just for you, and are in the area of the Cesar Chavez Library, come spend an hour with us!

Bring your friends to hang out, or stop by yourself.  Every other Thursday from 4:00 to 5:...read more
Teen Cafe
6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
 Teen Cafe
Thursday, Jun. 21, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.Teen Cafe
Troke Branch Library
Teens, gather with other teens for music, online karaoke, teen board games, make a guitar pick pendant, share a book you've read, and snacks!  Make new friends!

Celebrate our Summer Reading Program LIBRARIES ROCK!
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Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Friday, Jun. 22Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
Take the Summer Reading Challenge! June 1 - July 31, 2018
Get your reading card at the library or from the link below. Read to earn free prizes and be entered into our grand prize raffles!

http://ssjcpl.org/programs/sumReading.html
Crafty Friday for Adults and Teens--Summer Iced Teas
10:30 am
Crafty Friday for Adults and Teens--Summer Iced Teas
Friday, Jun. 22, 10:30 am
Mountain House Branch Library
Please join us as New Mettle Farms brings us the taste of exciting loose leaf teas from around the world--iced! Learn the art of designing your own artisan iced tea blends by tasting, discussing and developing ideas for making a designer iced tea blend of your own. Please make your reservation at th...read more
Lunch @ the Library
12:00pm
 Lunch @ the Library
Friday, Jun. 22, 12:00pm
(Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 12:00-12:30, Wednesday 1:00-2:00)

Maya Angelou Branch Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Maya Angelou Community Room.
Summer Reading Crafts and Fun
12:00 p.m.
 Summer Reading Crafts and Fun
Friday, Jun. 22, 12:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Every Friday at 12:00 p.m. there will be a different craft for all ages. 
Lunch @ the Library
Noon to 1:30 p.m.
 Lunch @ the Library
Friday, Jun. 22, Noon to 1:30 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Children's Program Room.
Books n’ Brew
12:30 pm
 Books n’ Brew
Friday, Jun. 22, 12:30 pmBooks n’ Brew
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Stop by to chat about books over complimentary coffee and tea
Lunch at the Library
1:00pm
 Lunch at the Library
Friday, Jun. 22, 1:00pmLunch at the Library
Tracy Branch Library
Visit the library to enjoy a free lunch for children, ages 2-18.
Monday - Friday 1:00pm - 2:00pm
June 1 - July 27, 2018
Note: Meals must be eaten on-site. Adults cannot eat meals.

Meals provided by Tracy Unified School District as part of the USDA Summer Food Service Progra...read more
Makerspace
3:00pm
 Makerspace
Friday, Jun. 22, 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! 3-5pm. The library has the following items for you explore and use for your projects:
  • Project idea books
  • Craft/art supplies
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Lathrop Fun Friday
3:30 PM
 Lathrop Fun Friday
Friday, Jun. 22
Lathrop Branch Library

Lathrop Library presents Fun Friday Builders.  Free activities may include puzzles, interlocking blocks, or crafts. Families and children are welcome!

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Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Saturday, Jun. 23Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
Take the Summer Reading Challenge! June 1 - July 31, 2018
Get your reading card at the library or from the link below. Read to earn free prizes and be entered into our grand prize raffles!

http://ssjcpl.org/programs/sumReading.html
Preschool Storytime & A Craft
10:30 AM
 Preschool Storytime & A Craft
Saturday, Jun. 23, 10:30 AMPreschool Storytime
Linden Branch Library
Please join us for a morning of songs, stories, and a craft. A fun time for all ages!
Intro to eBooks
11:00 am
 Intro to eBooks
Saturday, Jun. 23, 11:00 amIntro to eBooks
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Learn how to access ebooks and more with your library card!
Family Storytime
11:30 a.m.
 Family Storytime
Saturday, Jun. 23, 11:30 a.m.Family Storytime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Join us every Saturday for fun stories, rhymes, songs and movement and develop early literacy skills in your young children!
Saturday Movie
12:00 p.m.
 Saturday Movie
Saturday, Jun. 23, 12:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Watch a classic film or new favorite every Saturday. Snacks will be provided. 
Exploring the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library
1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Exploring the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library
Saturday, Jun. 23, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.Exploring 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 cutti...read more
Magic The Gathering
2:00pm
 Magic The Gathering
Saturday, Jun. 23, 2:00pmMagic The Gathering
Tracy Branch Library
Ages 12 and up. 
Let's play Magic! Magic the Gathering is a trade card game where you battle wizards with the use of magic, creatures, and more. New and experienced players are welcome. If you have your own cards, bring them! 2:00-5:00pm

Text @tracyteens to&...read more
T-Shirt Shopping Bags with Manteca Garden Club
2:00 pm
T-Shirt Shopping Bags with Manteca Garden Club
Saturday, Jun. 23, 2:00 pm
Manteca Branch Library
Need new reusable bags for groceries and other shopping? The Manteca Garden Club will show you how to turn an old t-shirt into a shopping bag.

We encourage you to bring your own, but shirts will also be available for you to use.
Junior MakerSpace & Tech Time
2:30 to 4:00 PM
 Junior MakerSpace & Tech Time
Saturday, Jun. 23, 2:30 to 4:00 PMJunior MakerSpace &
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Makerspace isn't just for adults and teens!  Kids ages 3 through 12 are invited to explore building and technology, including coding and circuitry, at this hands-on "free play" program.
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Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Sunday, Jun. 24Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
Take the Summer Reading Challenge! June 1 - July 31, 2018
Get your reading card at the library or from the link below. Read to earn free prizes and be entered into our grand prize raffles!

http://ssjcpl.org/programs/sumReading.html
Mighty Meeples
12-5pm
 Mighty Meeples
Sunday, Jun. 24, 12-5pmMighty Meeples
Tracy Branch Library
We are a collectible card, board game and RPG group! New participants welcome. 12:00-5:00pm

For more information, visit The Mighty Meeples of Tracy's Facebook page:
https://www.facebook.com/themightymeeples95376/
Meditation for Relaxation and Stress Reduction
3:00pm
Meditation for Relaxation and Stress Reduction
Sunday, Jun. 24, 3:00pm
Mountain House Branch Library

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Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Monday, Jun. 25Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
Take the Summer Reading Challenge! June 1 - July 31, 2018
Get your reading card at the library or from the link below. Read to earn free prizes and be entered into our grand prize raffles!

http://ssjcpl.org/programs/sumReading.html
SAT/ACT Prep Class
10:00am
 SAT/ACT Prep Class
Monday, Jun. 25, 10:00amSAT/ACT Prep Class
Tracy Branch Library
For Grades 9-12: Sign up for an 8 week self-paced prep class. Using Tutor.com's SAT/ACT Essentials (created by Princeton Review), you can choose to study for either the SAT or the ACT for the duration of this course. Space is limited. Priority given to those who register in pers...read more
Lunch @ the Library
12:00pm
 Lunch @ the Library
Monday, Jun. 25, 12:00pm
(Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 12:00-12:30, Wednesday 1:00-2:00)

Maya Angelou Branch Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Maya Angelou Community Room.
Lunch @ the Library
Noon to 1:30 p.m.
 Lunch @ the Library
Monday, Jun. 25, Noon to 1:30 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Children's Program Room.
Lunch at the Library
1:00pm
 Lunch at the Library
Monday, Jun. 25, 1:00pmLunch at the Library
Tracy Branch Library
Visit the library to enjoy a free lunch for children, ages 2-18.
Monday - Friday 1:00pm - 2:00pm
June 1 - July 27, 2018
Note: Meals must be eaten on-site. Adults cannot eat meals.

Meals provided by Tracy Unified School District as part of the USDA Summer Food Service Progra...read more
Sand Bucket Decorating (3-6 yr. olds)
3:00pm
Sand Bucket Decorating (3-6 yr. olds)
Monday, Jun. 25, 3:00pmSand Bucket Decorati
Mountain House Branch Library
Come join us for craft fun and decorate your very own Sand Bucket.  This craft session is for 3- 6 year olds.  Space is limited so
pre-registration is a MUST! 
 Join us June 25, 2018 from 3:00pm - 4:00pm. 
Summer Book Buddies
3:00pm
 Summer Book Buddies
Monday, Jun. 25, 3:00pmSummer Book Buddies
Tracy Branch Library
For students entering Grades 1-4 in the fall. Is your child struggling with reading? Teen reading mentors will help them improve reading skills by assisting them with reading books, play reading games, and complete reading worksheets in small groups. Sessions held twice weekly:...read more
Kids Book Club
3:00pm
 Kids Book Club
Monday, Jun. 25, 3:00pmKids Book Club
Tracy Branch Library
For Grades K-5. A book is given to each student which they will read at home. We will then meet for an hour to discuss the book together and do an activity. Great for improving reading comprehension! No session 5/28 or 7/2.

Books
Easy Reader books (Grades K-3)
Beginn...read more
Book Buddies at Chavez Library
3:30 - 4:30 pm
 Book Buddies at Chavez Library
Monday, Jun. 25, 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Reading help for K - 3rd graders!
Exploring the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library
4:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Exploring the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library
Monday, Jun. 25, 4:00 - 7:00 p.m.Exploring 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 cutti...read more
Night of Music
5:00pm
 Night of Music
Monday, Jun. 25, 5:00pmNight of Music
Tracy Branch Library
Enjoy a night out with live music. Families welcome. 5:00-8:00pm
Sensible Yoga
5:30 p.m.
 Sensible Yoga
Monday, Jun. 25, 5:30 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
The Escalon Library, by popular demand, is now offering exercise classes two nights per week. All you need to bring is a mat and a towel. 

From Gail Michelle, class leader, "Think you can NOT do this class? Come prove yourself mistaken. I demo variations throughout the classes. ...read more
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Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Tuesday, Jun. 26Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
Take the Summer Reading Challenge! June 1 - July 31, 2018
Get your reading card at the library or from the link below. Read to earn free prizes and be entered into our grand prize raffles!

http://ssjcpl.org/programs/sumReading.html
Lathrop Tech Tuesday
 Lathrop Tech Tuesday
Tuesday, Jun. 26,
Lathrop Branch Library

Want to read e-books and listen to e-audiobooks on your tablet, reading device, or smart phone?   Drop into the Lathrop Branch Library on Tuesdays anytime 1-5 PM and we’ll help you....read more

Genealogy Helpers
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
 Genealogy Helpers
Tuesday, Jun. 26, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library

Volunteers from the San Joaquin Genealogical Society are available to help with your family history questions.  The volunteers are at the Chavez Central Library on the first and last Tuesday of each month, 10 am til 1 pm.  You can find them in the Genealogy Section on the top floor o...read more
Preschool & Toddler Storytime
10:15 am
 Preschool & Toddler Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 26, 10:15 am
( Mondays and Tuesdays, 10:15am)

Troke Branch Library
Please join us for preschool & toddler storytime on Mondays and Tuesdays, at 10:15 am, at the Margaret Troke library.
We will have lots of fun with stories, songs and finger players. There will be play activities at the end of the storytime for kids to enjoy.
Name tags are given to kid...read more
Summer Book Buddies
10:30 am
 Summer Book Buddies
Tuesday, Jun. 26, 10:30 am
(Tuesdays, June 26, July 3, 10, 17, 24 & 31)

Mountain House Branch Library
This program for children going into the 1st, 2nd, or 3rd grade will help children maintain or improve their reading skills over the summer.
Have fun reading books and playing reading games with volunteers.
Baby Storytime
10:30am
 Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 26, 10:30amBaby Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
It's Baby Storytime at the Tracy Branch! Bring your infant to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun. Designed for lapsit: 0 to age 2; older siblings welcome! Note: No session on 12/25.
Preschool Playtime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Playtime
Tuesday, Jun. 26, 10:30 a.m.Preschool Playtime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Caregivers...read more
All About Baby Storytime
10:30 am
 All About Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 26, 10:30 am
Manteca Branch Library
Storytime for children 0-2 years of age and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement and lots of fun. 
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 26, 10:30 a.m.
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.
Sponsored by the Friends of the Ripon Memorial Library.
Preschool Storytime
11:15am
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 26, 11:15amPreschool Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
Bring your preschoolers (age 3-5) to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun; older siblings welcome! Note: No session on 12/25.
Lunch @ the Library
12:00pm
 Lunch @ the Library
Tuesday, Jun. 26, 12:00pm
(Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 12:00-12:30, Wednesday 1:00-2:00)

Maya Angelou Branch Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Maya Angelou Community Room.
Lunch @ the Library
Noon to 1:30 p.m.
 Lunch @ the Library
Tuesday, Jun. 26, Noon to 1:30 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Children's Program Room.
Knitters: Knitting group
1:00 p.m.
 Knitters: Knitting group
Tuesday, Jun. 26, 1:00 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Bring your knitting crafts and socialize in the Escalon Library's community room with the Knitters.
Book Buddies
1:00 pm
 Book Buddies
Tuesday, Jun. 26, 1:00 pm
Manteca Branch Library
On Tuesdays and Thursdays at 1 p.m., June 5 – July 19, 2018, the Manteca Library presents Book Buddies. This program provides free reading help by trained volunteers in one-on-one and small group settings, for children who have reading challenges and are in Kindergarten through 3rd Grade.
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Lunch at the Library
1:00pm
 Lunch at the Library
Tuesday, Jun. 26, 1:00pmLunch at the Library
Tracy Branch Library
Visit the library to enjoy a free lunch for children, ages 2-18.
Monday - Friday 1:00pm - 2:00pm
June 1 - July 27, 2018
Note: Meals must be eaten on-site. Adults cannot eat meals.

Meals provided by Tracy Unified School District as part of the USDA Summer Food Service Progra...read more
Exploring the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library
2:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Exploring the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library
Tuesday, Jun. 26, 2:00 - 5:00 p.m.Exploring 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 (Oculu...read more
Fair Oaks Family Storytime
3:00-3:30 PM
 Fair Oaks Family Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 26, 3:00-3:30 PMFair Oaks Family Sto
Fair Oaks Library
Crafty Kids: Beach Edition
3:30 pm
 Crafty Kids: Beach Edition
Tuesday, Jun. 26, 3:30 pmCrafty Kids: Beach E
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Make your own sunglasses and play balloon volleyball!
Lizard Lady Reptiles
3:30 p.m.
 Lizard Lady Reptiles
Tuesday, Jun. 26, 3:30 p.m.Lizard Lady Reptiles
Cesar Chavez Central Library

Interact with real, live reptiles! Get up close and personal, with the opportunity to pet and hold them. ...read more

Sharpie Tie-dye Coasters
4:00 p.m.
 Sharpie Tie-dye Coasters
Tuesday, Jun. 26, 4:00 p.m.
Ripon Branch Library
Protect table tops with a one-of-a-kind piece of art, created by YOU.  If you bring a white or light color t-shirt, I'll show you how to tie-dye a shirt too.  This program is for teens and tweens.  No sign-up necessary.
Book Buddies
4:00-5:00 p.m.
 Book Buddies
Tuesday, Jun. 26, 4:00-5:00 p.m.Book Buddies
Troke Branch Library

If your child is a 1st, 2nd or 3rd grader and struggling to read at grade level, the Book Buddies program is designed to help. This program provides free reading help by trained volunteers in small group settings. Results are best when the child attends every session.

SPACE IS LIMIT...read more
Teen Movie: Love Simon
4:00pm
 Teen Movie: Love Simon
Tuesday, Jun. 26, 4:00pm
Tracy Branch Library
For Grades 8-12: Watch a movie and eat snacks.

Synopsis: Young love is never easy, but for Simon, it's even more complicated than usual. Living as a closeted gay youth, he struggles to explore his romantic options just as he's coming to the age where they're s...read more
Lip Sync Battle
4:00 p.m.
 Lip Sync Battle
Tuesday, Jun. 26, 4:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Sing in a group or by yourself and see who can entertain the crowd the best!
Lego Club
4:00-5:00PM
 Lego Club
Tuesday, Jun. 26, 4:00-5:00PM
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Come to our Lego club and let your imagination go wild!! Build something new every other week based on the featured theme. We'll provide the Legos!!
Miss Sonya’s Art: Chalk and Monet
5:30 p.m.
Miss Sonya’s Art: Chalk and Monet
Tuesday, Jun. 26, 5:30 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Come join Miss Sonya and learn about the artist Monet while making beautiful chalk artwork. 
Family Storytime
6:00pm
 Family Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 26, 6:00pmFamily Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
Storytime for all age children and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement, and lots of fun. 
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Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Wednesday, Jun. 27Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
Take the Summer Reading Challenge! June 1 - July 31, 2018
Get your reading card at the library or from the link below. Read to earn free prizes and be entered into our grand prize raffles!

http://ssjcpl.org/programs/sumReading.html
Lunch @ the Library
1:00 pm
 Lunch @ the Library
Wednesday, Jun. 27, 1:00 pm
(Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 12:00-12:30, Wednesday 1:00-2:00)

Maya Angelou Branch Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Maya Angelou Community Room.
Lunch @ the Library
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
 Lunch @ the Library
Wednesday, Jun. 27, 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Children's Program Room.
Lunch at the Library
1:00pm
 Lunch at the Library
Wednesday, Jun. 27, 1:00pmLunch at the Library
Tracy Branch Library
Visit the library to enjoy a free lunch for children, ages 2-18.
Monday - Friday 1:00pm - 2:00pm
June 1 - July 27, 2018
Note: Meals must be eaten on-site. Adults cannot eat meals.

Meals provided by Tracy Unified School District as part of the USDA Summer Food Service Progra...read more
Troke Knitters
2:00-3:30 p.m.
 Troke Knitters
Wednesday, Jun. 27, 2:00-3:30 p.m.Troke Knitters
Troke Branch Library
Every Wednesday from 2:00 - 3:30 p.m. the Margaret K. Troke Branch Library presents "Troke Knitters."
Knitting provides many benefits, such as new friendships and benefits for health issues such as pain, depression and stress relief. Our presenter, Martha E. Zetter, Holistic RN, CRM, ...read more
Taiko Drummers
2:00 p.m.
 Taiko Drummers
Wednesday, Jun. 27, 2:00 p.m.
Ripon Branch Library
Visit the library to see a live Japanese drum show performed by Stockton Bukkyo Taiko.
Our summer events are very popular and space is limited.  Staff will start handing out tickets 30 minutes prior to the show.  Children under 10 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.
Micke Grove Zoo - Calls, Sounds, and Communication
3:00 pm
Micke Grove Zoo - Calls, Sounds, and Communication
Wednesday, Jun. 27, 3:00 pm
Manteca Branch Library
The zoo is coming to you! Join us for a Micke Grove Zoo presentation as they teach us about wild animals and how we can help protect them. 

This program focuses on the sounds animals make and how they are used in co...read more
Summer Book Buddies
3:00pm
 Summer Book Buddies
Wednesday, Jun. 27, 3:00pmSummer Book Buddies
Tracy Branch Library
For students entering Grades 1-4 in the fall. Is your child struggling with reading? Teen reading mentors will help them improve reading skills by assisting them with reading books, play reading games, and complete reading worksheets in small groups. Sessions held twice weekly:...read more
Bricks4Kids Lego Class
3:00 p.m.
 Bricks4Kids Lego Class
Wednesday, Jun. 27, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
This is a hands-on class where students will design and build machines, catapults, pyramids, derby cards, buildings and other constructions out of LEGO® bricks. While exploring engineering, architecture and physics, students will develop problem solving and critical thinking skills.

S...read more
Lathrop Summer Performer
3:00-3:45 PM
 Lathrop Summer Performer
Wednesday, Jun. 27, 3:00-3:45 PM
Lathrop Branch Library
Lathrop Summer program "Circus Fun Rocks!" with Coventry & Kaluza, acrobats.  At the Gym at Lathrop Community Center, 15557 Fifth Street, Lathrop, CA 95330.   All ages welcome!
Drag Queen Storytime
3:30 pm
 Drag Queen Storytime
Wednesday, Jun. 27, 3:30 pmDrag Queen Storytime
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Come read with our guest storytime host from the San Joaquin Pride Center!
Fair Oaks Game Nights
3:30-4:30 PM
 Fair Oaks Game Nights
Wednesday, Jun. 27, 3:30-4:30 PMFair Oaks Game Night
Fair Oaks Library

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Book Buddies at Chavez Library
3:30 - 4:30 pm
 Book Buddies at Chavez Library
Wednesday, Jun. 27, 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Reading help for K - 3rd graders!
Let’s Chat
4:00 - 5:00 pm
 Let’s Chat
Wednesday, Jun. 27, 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Cesar Chavez Central Library
ESL Conversation Club
Summer Lego Hour at Troke
4 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
 Summer Lego Hour at Troke
Wednesday, Jun. 27, 4 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.Summer Lego Hour at
Troke Branch Library
Families, drop...read more
Teen Summer Book Club
4:00pm
 Teen Summer Book Club
Wednesday, Jun. 27, 4:00pmTeen Summer Book Clu
Tracy Branch Library
For 8th-12th grader. Let's talk teen books! We'll read and discuss a new book or comic every week. Attend all sessions to earn two free books! Note: No session 7/4 or 7/18.
Coloring Club
4:30PM
 Coloring Club
Wednesday, Jun. 27, 4:30PMColoring Club
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Join us while we color and decorate guitars to rock out with!  All materials will be provided and a variety of color books and pens, colored pencils, and crayons are available.  
Sensible Yoga
5:30 p.m.
 Sensible Yoga
Wednesday, Jun. 27, 5:30 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
The Escalon Library, by popular demand, is now offering exercise classes two nights per week. All you need to bring is a mat and a towel. 

From Gail Michelle, class leader, "Think you can NOT do this class? Come prove yourself mistaken. I demo variations throughout the classes. ...read more
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Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Thursday, Jun. 28Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
Take the Summer Reading Challenge! June 1 - July 31, 2018
Get your reading card at the library or from the link below. Read to earn free prizes and be entered into our grand prize raffles!

http://ssjcpl.org/programs/sumReading.html
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 28, 10:30 a.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Caregivers, bring your preschoolers every Thursday from 10:30 to 11:00 a.m. Have lots of fun interacting with stories, songs, rhymes, and mo...read more
Preschool Storytime
10:30 am
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 28, 10:30 am
Manteca Branch Library
Storytime for children 2-5 years of age and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement and lots of fun. 
All About Baby
10:30 a.m.
 All About Baby
Thursday, Jun. 28, 10:30 a.m.
Ripon Branch Library
We love babies at the library! Join us for a weekly half-hour program that is designed to help babies with developmental skills by combining reading, fingerplays, rhythm, rhyme and singing into a joyful experience. Parents and caregivers must be present and involved. The program is facilitated by fu...read more
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 28, 10:30 a.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Join the Escalon Library Thursdays at 10:30a.m. for storytime. Share the joy and love of stories and encourage early literacy in your little one with books, finger plays, activities, and more! All ages are welcome!
Musical Robot!
11:00am
 Musical Robot!
Thursday, Jun. 28, 11:00amMusical Robot!
Mountain House Branch Library
Musical Robot is a ukulele and drum combo that is programmed for fun! Armed with catchy tunes rife with participation opportunities, this dynamic duo’s latest show, “Wake Up Robot” is nothing if not a good rockin’ time. Combining songs, storytelling, puppetry, and out of this...read more
Preschool Storytime
11:15am
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 28, 11:15am
Mountain House Branch Library
Storytime for preschoolers and their parents/caregivers features stories, songs, fingerplays, movement and lots of fun. Lasts approximately 30 minutes.
Lunch @ the Library
12:00 pm
 Lunch @ the Library
Thursday, Jun. 28, 12:00 pm
(Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 12:00-12:30, Wednesday 1:00-2:00)

Maya Angelou Branch Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Maya Angelou Community Room.
Lunch @ the Library
Noon to 1:30 p.m.
 Lunch @ the Library
Thursday, Jun. 28, Noon to 1:30 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Children's Program Room.
Book Buddies
1:00 pm
 Book Buddies
Thursday, Jun. 28, 1:00 pm
Manteca Branch Library
On Tuesdays and Thursdays at 1 p.m., June 5 – July 19, 2018, the Manteca Library presents Book Buddies. This program provides free reading help by trained volunteers in one-on-one and small group settings, for children who have reading challenges and are in Kindergarten through 3rd Grade.
...read more
Lunch at the Library
1:00pm
 Lunch at the Library
Thursday, Jun. 28, 1:00pmLunch at the Library
Tracy Branch Library
Visit the library to enjoy a free lunch for children, ages 2-18.
Monday - Friday 1:00pm - 2:00pm
June 1 - July 27, 2018
Note: Meals must be eaten on-site. Adults cannot eat meals.

Meals provided by Tracy Unified School District as part of the USDA Summer Food Service Progra...read more
Lathrop Story Time
1:30 PM
 Lathrop Story Time
Thursday, Jun. 28, 1:30 PM
Lathrop Branch Library

Share the love of stories and encourage early literacy with books, finger plays, S.T.E.A.M. activities, and crafts! All ages are welcome!

Exploring the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library
2:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Exploring the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library
Thursday, Jun. 28, 2:00 - 5:00 p.m.Exploring 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 (Oculu...read more
Coloring Club
2:30 p.m.
 Coloring Club
Thursday, Jun. 28, 2:30 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Coloring is not just for kids.  Join us on the 4th Thursday of every month for Coloring Club at 2:30pm.  Relax and unwind with us at the Cesar Chavez Library.  Coloring utensils and pages provided.
Taste Test Travel
3:30 pm
 Taste Test Travel
Thursday, Jun. 28, 3:30 pmTaste Test Travel
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Try snacks from around the world in Taste Test Travel!
Rescue Readers Club with Harvest Home Sanctuary
3:30-4:30PM
Rescue Readers Club with Harvest Home Sanctuary
Thursday, Jun. 28, 3:30-4:30PMRescue Readers Club
Weston Ranch Branch Library

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Brian Scott Magic
3:30pm
 Brian Scott Magic
Thursday, Jun. 28, 3:30pm
Maya Angelou Branch Library
Magic, comedy and pure FUN! Libraries ROCK!
MakerSpace Maker Day
3:30 - 5:00 p.m.
 MakerSpace Maker Day
Thursday, Jun. 28, 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.MakerSpace Maker Day
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Love computer, electronics and technology?
Come to the MakerSpace Maker Day event at the Cesar Chavez Central Library on Thursday 6/28/18 and 7/26/18 at 3:30 p.m. in the MakerSpace room on the 2nd floor. You can explore, lear...read more
Book Buddies
4:00-5:00 p.m.
 Book Buddies
Thursday, Jun. 28, 4:00-5:00 p.m.Book Buddies
Troke Branch Library

If your child is a 1st, 2nd or 3rd grader and struggling to read at grade level, the Book Buddies program is designed to help. This program provides free reading help by trained volunteers in small group settings. Results are best when the child attends every session.

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"Wake Up Robot" Music Show
4:00pm
 "Wake Up Robot" Music Show
Thursday, Jun. 28, 4:00pmWake Up Robot Music
Tracy Branch Library
Musical Robot is a ukulele and drum combo that is programmed for fun! Armed with catchy tunes rife with participation opportunities, this dynamic duo’s latest show, “Wake Up Robot” is nothing if not a good rockin’ time. Combining songs, storytelling, puppetry, and out of this...read more
Teen Game Day
4:00 p.m.
 Teen Game Day
Thursday, Jun. 28, 4:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Play fun games on the Xbox 1 like FIFA and Madden. Board games will be available too. 
Makerspace
4:00 p.m.
 Makerspace
Thursday, Jun. 28, 4:00 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Are you ready to become a STEAM Explorer? 
Join the Escalon Library Thursdays at 4:00p.m. for our Makerspace. Explore, discover and create with a multitude of supplies....read more
Crafty Thursday-Felt Tote Bags
4:00-5:30 PM
 Crafty Thursday-Felt Tote Bags
Thursday, Jun. 28, 4:00-5:30 PMCrafty Thursday-Felt
Fair Oaks Library
This week, we're creating felt tote bags! How will you customize your bag after you sew it together?

All materials will be supplied.
Super Cool Chemistry with the Science Wizard
6:00pm
Super Cool Chemistry with the Science Wizard
Thursday, Jun. 28, 6:00pm
Troke Branch Library
On Thursday, June 28, 2018 at 6:00pm, the Margaret Troke library presents: " Supercool Chemistry with the Science Wizard".  This is a fun program teaching children of all ages about the wonder of chemistry.
Everyone is invtied to learn about chemistry by watching fun experiments ...read more
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Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Friday, Jun. 29Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
Take the Summer Reading Challenge! June 1 - July 31, 2018
Get your reading card at the library or from the link below. Read to earn free prizes and be entered into our grand prize raffles!

http://ssjcpl.org/programs/sumReading.html
All About Baby
10:30 a.m.
 All About Baby
Friday, Jun. 29, 10:30 a.m.
Ripon Branch Library
We love babies at the library! Join us for a weekly half-hour program that is designed to help babies with developmental skills by combining reading, fingerplays, rhythm, rhyme and singing into a joyful experience. Parents and caregivers must be present and involved. The program is facilitated by fu...read more
Lunch @ the Library
12:00 pm
 Lunch @ the Library
Friday, Jun. 29, 12:00 pm
(Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 12:00-12:30, Wednesday 1:00-2:00)

Maya Angelou Branch Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Maya Angelou Community Room.
Summer Reading Crafts and Fun
12:00 p.m.
 Summer Reading Crafts and Fun
Friday, Jun. 29, 12:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Every Friday at 12:00 p.m. there will be a different craft for all ages. 
Lunch @ the Library
Noon to 1:30 p.m.
 Lunch @ the Library
Friday, Jun. 29, Noon to 1:30 p.m.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children (18 and under) in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Seamless Summer program. Lunch will be served in the Children's Program Room.
Beginners Yoga
12:30 pm
 Beginners Yoga
Friday, Jun. 29, 12:30 pmBeginners Yoga
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Easy to follow yoga for beginners
Lunch at the Library
1:00pm
 Lunch at the Library
Friday, Jun. 29, 1:00pmLunch at the Library
Tracy Branch Library
Visit the library to enjoy a free lunch for children, ages 2-18.
Monday - Friday 1:00pm - 2:00pm
June 1 - July 27, 2018
Note: Meals must be eaten on-site. Adults cannot eat meals.

Meals provided by Tracy Unified School District as part of the USDA Summer Food Service Progra...read more
Makerspace
3:00pm
 Makerspace
Friday, Jun. 29, 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! 3-5pm. The library has the following items for you explore and use for your projects:
  • Project idea books
  • Craft/art supplies
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Lathrop Summer Fun Friday
3:30 PM
 Lathrop Summer Fun Friday
Friday, Jun. 29, 3:30 PM
Lathrop Branch Library

Lathrop Library presents Fun Friday.  Free activities may include puzzles, interlocking blocks, or crafts. Families and children are welcome!

English Conversation Club
4:00pm
 English Conversation Club
Friday, Jun. 29, 4:00pmEnglish Conversation
Tracy Branch Library
Adults come and  practice your English skills in a relaxed setting.
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Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Saturday, Jun. 30Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
Take the Summer Reading Challenge! June 1 - July 31, 2018
Get your reading card at the library or from the link below. Read to earn free prizes and be entered into our grand prize raffles!

http://ssjcpl.org/programs/sumReading.html
SAT/ACT Practice Test
9:00am
 SAT/ACT Practice Test
Saturday, Jun. 30, 9:00amSAT/ACT Practice Tes
Tracy Branch Library
For 9th to 12th graders. 
Do you need to take the SAT or ACT for college admissions? Practice first! Take a full length computerized practice exam at the library, receive your score, and learn where to best focus your studies. Test takes approximately four hours.

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Preschool Storytime & A Craft
10:30 AM
 Preschool Storytime & A Craft
Saturday, Jun. 30, 10:30 AMPreschool Storytime
Linden Branch Library
Please join us for a morning of songs, stories, and a craft. A fun time for all ages!
LGBT Pride Storytime & Craft
11:00am
 LGBT Pride Storytime & Craft
Saturday, Jun. 30, 11:00am
Tracy Branch Library
Celebrate the last day of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Pride Month at the library! Join us for a storytime with LGBTQI-themed storybooks, songs, fingerplays, movement, and craft time. For children and their parents/caregivers. 11:00am-12:00pm
Tinker Tots
11:00 am
 Tinker Tots
Saturday, Jun. 30, 11:00 amTinker Tots
Arnold Rue Micro Library
A time for 0-5 year olds to try out some STEM activities!
Family Storytime
11:30 a.m.
 Family Storytime
Saturday, Jun. 30, 11:30 a.m.Family Storytime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Join us every Saturday for fun stories, rhymes, songs and movement and develop early literacy skills in your young children!
Saturday Movie
12:00 p.m.
 Saturday Movie
Saturday, Jun. 30, 12:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Watch a classic film or new favorite every Saturday. Snacks will be provided. 
Exploring the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library
1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Exploring the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library
Saturday, Jun. 30, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.Exploring 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 cutti...read more
Magic The Gathering
2:00pm
 Magic The Gathering
Saturday, Jun. 30, 2:00pmMagic The Gathering
Tracy Branch Library
Ages 12 and up. 
Let's play Magic! Magic the Gathering is a trade card game where you battle wizards with the use of magic, creatures, and more. New and experienced players are welcome. If you have your own cards, bring them! 2:00-5:00pm

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CANCELED - Painted Rocks with Manteca Quilters
2:00 pm
CANCELED - Painted Rocks with Manteca Quilters
Saturday, Jun. 30, 2:00 pm
Manteca Branch Library
Canceled - The Manteca Quilters are bringing their own version of “Libraries Rock!” Be creative with the Manteca Quilters and enjoy a relaxing rock painting program.

Materials will be provided.
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