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LIBRARY EVENTS AND PROGRAMS

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

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Teens Top Ten Raffle
 Teens Top Ten Raffle
Thursday, Aug. 1Teens Top Ten Raffle
Tracy Branch Library
For Ages 12-18. August 1 - October 12, 2019WANT TO WIN COPIES OF…?Dance of Thieves, Frat Girl, To Kill a Kingdom, and Speak: The Graphic Novel Read and rate one of the Teens Top 10 nominees to enter our raffle. Entry forms with the list of titles available on the Teen New Book ...read more
Bingo for Adults
10:30 AM
 Bingo for Adults
Thursday, Aug. 1, 10:30 AMBingo for Adults
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Love to play bingo?  Like to win free stuff?  Then join us and do both at our monthly bingo!  There will be prizes and books to win.  Come and have fun and meet new people.  This program is free and open to all adults.
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Aug. 1, 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
10:30 am
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Aug. 1, 10:30 am
Manteca Branch Library
Bring your preschoolers to our storytime, where we ecourage them to develop a love of reading and early literacy through books, rhymes, art, playtime, and more! All ages are welcome!
All About Baby Storytime at the MH Firehouse
10:30am
All About Baby Storytime at the MH Firehouse
Thursday, Aug. 1, 10:30am
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.  Will be held at the MH Firehouse Room.  The Fire House is located at 911 S Tradition St, Mountain House, CA 95391
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Aug. 1, 10:30 a.m.Preschool Storytime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Interactive stories, songs, rhymes, and movement. Free, all-day parking on the lot at Oak and Center streets.
All About Baby
10:30 am
 All About Baby
Thursday, Aug. 1, 10:30 am
Ripon Branch Library
All About Baby is a half-hour program packed with baby-appropriate developmental FUN which includes fingerplays, storytime,sharing boardbooks and simple musical engagement. Emphasis is on rhythm, rhyme and sensory connections, but most of all on having a joyful time with others!  Parent/caregiv...read more
Computer Q&A
11:00am
 Computer Q&A
Thursday, Aug. 1, 11:00amComputer Q&A
Tracy Branch Library
For Adults. A staff member will be available for an hour to answer your computer questions. Bring your device, if you have a specific question about it. First Thursday of the month. 
Preschool Storytime at the MH Firehouse Room
11:15am
Preschool Storytime at the MH Firehouse Room
Thursday, Aug. 1, 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.  Will be held at the Mountain House Firehouse room.. The Firehouse is located at 911 S Tradition St, Mountain House, CA 95391
Preschool Storytime
1:30 pm
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Aug. 1, 1:30 pm
Lathrop Branch Library
Share the love of stories with us while reading, singling, playing, and learning. Stay after storytime for a simple craft!All ages are welcome.
Teen Day
3:00 p.m.
 Teen Day
Thursday, Aug. 1, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Teens only! Play video games and board games, watch teen movies.
Afternoon Tea and Coloring
3:30 p.m.
 Afternoon Tea and Coloring
Thursday, Aug. 1, 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!
End of Summer Reading Party
3:30
 End of Summer Reading Party
Thursday, Aug. 1, 3:30
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Join us for fun as we celebtreate the end of summer reading with food, crafts, and facepainting!
What’s Cooking? Root Beer Floats
3:30 pm
What’s Cooking? Root Beer Floats
Thursday, Aug. 1, 3:30 pmWhat’s Cooking
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Float on down to the library for a sweet treat!
Makerspace
4:00 p.m.
 Makerspace
Thursday, Aug. 1, 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. Will you test your building skills with Legos? Or create a multifunctioning alarm with our Little Bits? Maybe you will turn you...read more
Books in the Barnyard
4:00 p.m.
 Books in the Barnyard
Thursday, Aug. 1, 4:00 p.m.Books in the Barnyar
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Come practice your reading skills with a friend from Harvest Home Animal Sanctuary! Free, all-day parking on the lot at Oak and Center streets.
Family Storytime
4:00 pm
 Family Storytime
Thursday, Aug. 1, 4:00 pmFamily  Storytime
Stribley Micro Library
Enjoy some books, songs, and playtime while supporting your child's love of reading!
Meet The Stockton Police K-9 Unit
6:00pm
Meet The Stockton Police K-9 Unit
Thursday, Aug. 1, 6:00pmMeet The Stockton Po
Troke Branch Library
Learn about safety and learn about the K-9 unit. Come and meet Stockton Police officers and a K-9 unit dog.
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Family Storytime
10:15
 Family Storytime
Friday, Aug. 2, 10:15
Weston Ranch Branch Library
For ages 0-5. Enjoy stories, songs and crafts.
Playtime for toddlers & preschoolers
10:15 am
Playtime for toddlers & preschoolers
Friday, Aug. 2, 10:15 amPlaytime for toddler
Troke Branch Library
At 10:15 am on Fridays in August 2019. 
STEM Program -Aerodynamics at the MH Firehouse
10:30am
STEM Program -Aerodynamics at the MH Firehouse
Friday, Aug. 2, 10:30am
Mountain House Branch Library
Join MH Library staff at the Mountain House Firehouse to learn about Aerodynamics and have Paper Airplane fun between 10:30-11:30am.
All About Baby
10:30 am
 All About Baby
Friday, Aug. 2, 10:30 am
Ripon Branch Library
All About Baby is a half-hour program packed with baby-appropriate developmental FUN which includes fingerplays, storytime,sharing boardbooks and simple musical engagement. Emphasis is on rhythm, rhyme and sensory connections, but most of all on having a joyful time with others!  Parent/caregiv...read more
Mahjong Meet-Up
11:00 am
 Mahjong Meet-Up
Friday, Aug. 2, 11:00 amMahjong Meet-Up
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Play a round with us!
Makerspace
3:00pm
 Makerspace
Friday, Aug. 2, 3:00pmMakerspace
Tracy Branch Library
For ages 10 to 18.Create your own S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Tech, Engineering, Arts, and Math) projects or learn more about arts, science, and tech!3-4:30pm. The library has the following items for you explore and use for your projects: Project idea books Craft/art supplies Sewing machine K'nex and L...read more
Happy Something Day: Solar S’Mores
3:30 pm
Happy Something Day: Solar S’Mores
Friday, Aug. 2, 3:30 pmHappy Something Day:
Stribley Micro Library
Sunlight S'Mores!
Now Showing!
4:00 p.m.
 Now Showing!
Friday, Aug. 2, 4:00 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Join us as we screen a movie in the library! Showtime will be at 4pm. Come early at 3:15pm for fun movie themed crafts. 
Teen Lock-In
6:00 - 8:00PM
 Teen Lock-In
Friday, Aug. 2, 6:00 - 8:00PMTeen Lock-In
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Join us for crafts, food, games and fun after the library has closed! For teens ages 13 - 18. Teens must have a parent signed waiver and must be dropped off and picked up by parent. Please register.

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Mountain House Library CLOSED 6/15-9/6 Due to Road Construction.
Mountain House Library CLOSED 6/15-9/6 Due to Road Construction.
Saturday, Aug. 3
Mountain House Branch Library
The Mountain House Library will be closed from 6/15-9/6 2019 due to road construction.  Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.  The library will still be providing programs in Mountain House.  Please check the online events calendars for program dates, times and locations (http:/...read more
SAT/ACT Practice Test
10:00am
 SAT/ACT Practice Test
Saturday, Aug. 3, 10:00amSAT/ACT Practice Tes
Tracy Branch Library
For 9th to 12th graders. Participants will take a full-length computerized practice test (SAT or ACT), receive their score, and suggested study areas. The test takes approximately 4 hours. Bring a pencil and a calculator.Space is limited. Priority is given to those who register in person, by ph...read more
Saturday Storytime
10:15 am
 Saturday Storytime
Saturday, Aug. 3, 10:15 amSaturday Storytime
Troke Branch Library
Join us for fun stories and songs starting Saturday, June 1st. For June, July & August. 
Tinker Tots
11:00 am
 Tinker Tots
Saturday, Aug. 3, 11:00 amTinker Tots
Arnold Rue Micro Library
All 0-5 year olds are welcome to this STEM-centered playtime!
Crafters Club: Dream Catchers
11:00 am
 Crafters Club: Dream Catchers
Saturday, Aug. 3, 11:00 amCrafters Club: Dream
Stribley Micro Library
The dreams are running away! Catch them, QUICK!!
Tinker Tots
11:00
 Tinker Tots
Saturday, Aug. 3, 11:00
Arnold Rue Micro Library
All 0-5 year olds are welcome to this STEM-centered playtime!
Summer Reading Party
12:00 p.m.
 Summer Reading Party
Saturday, Aug. 3, 12:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Celebrate completing the Summer Reading program with a pizza party! Prizes will be raffled off and a movie will follow. 
Ninja Stress Balls
1:00PM
 Ninja Stress Balls
Saturday, Aug. 3, 1:00PMNinja Stress Balls
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Get ready for Back to School & make a Ninja Stress Ball that you can carry around with you!  All ages are welcome for this free program.
TinkerSpace & Tech Time
2:30 to 4:00 PM
 TinkerSpace & Tech Time
Saturday, Aug. 3, 2:30 to 4:00 PMTinkerSpace & Tech T
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Do you like putting things together and taking them apart? Kids ages 3 through 12, and their caregivers, are invited to tinker with technology and building tools — including coding and circuitry — in this hands-on free play program.  
Volunteer Info Session
3:00pm
 Volunteer Info Session
Saturday, Aug. 3, 3:00pmVolunteer Info Sessi
Tracy Branch Library
For ages 14 and older.Learn about the volunteer opportunities at the Tracy Branch Library and get a volunteer application.
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Preschool & Toddler Storytime
10:15 am
 Preschool & Toddler Storytime
Monday, Aug. 5, 10:15 am
( Mondays and Tuesdays, 10:15am)
Preschool & Toddler
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. Name tags are given to kids starting 10:00am. 
Stay & Play
10:45-11:15am
 Stay & Play
Monday, Aug. 5, 10:45-11:15amStay & Play
Troke Branch Library
On Mondays and Tuesdays from 10:45-11:15am starting Tuesday, May 7, 2019.
Study Buddies
2:30-4:00 PM
 Study Buddies
Monday, Aug. 5, 2:30-4:00 PMStudy Buddies
Fair Oaks Library
Drop in after school and improve your reading skills by reading to a volunteer, finishing your homework, or just studying to get ahead!For students K-5th grade.
Chess Club
4:00 p.m.
 Chess Club
Monday, Aug. 5, 4:00 p.m.
Ripon Branch Library
If you like to play chess, would like to learn to play, or enjoy playing with others, then you will love our chess club!  All levels of experience are welcome.  For kids age 9 and up, teens, and adults.  Mondays from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Chess Club
5:30-6:30 p.m.
 Chess Club
Monday, Aug. 5, 5:30-6:30 p.m.Chess Club
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Youth of all skill levels are welcome to learn and play chess every Monday from 5:30 to 6:30 in the Chavez Children's Program Room. Join us for some fun and challenge your friends to a game. 
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Bookmobile at Wicklund Park
10:00am-11:00am
 Bookmobile at Wicklund Park
Tuesday, Aug. 6, 10:00am-11:00amBookmobile at Wicklu
Mountain House Branch Library
The Bookmobile will be at Wicklund Park every Tuesday from 10:00am-11:00am while the MH Library is closed.  This traveling branch library carries books and other library materials for all ages and interests.  Library staff will help you find materials to read, take special requests, and an...read more
Genealogy Helpers
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
 Genealogy Helpers
Tuesday, Aug. 6, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
(First & last Tuesdays, 10 am - 1 pm)

Cesar Chavez Central Library
Volunteers from the San Joaquin Genealogical Society are available to help with your family history questions.  The volunteers are at the Chavez Central Library on the first and last Tuesday of each month.  You can find them in the Genealogy Section on the top floor of the Library. 
English Conversation Club / Club de Conversación en inglés
10:00 am
English Conversation Club / Club de Conversación en inglés
Tuesday, Aug. 6, 10:00 amEnglish Conversation
Cesar Chavez Central Library
English Conversation Club / Club de Conversación en inglés
Preschool & Toddler Storytime
10:15 am
 Preschool & Toddler Storytime
Tuesday, Aug. 6, 10:15 am
( Mondays and Tuesdays, 10:15am)
Preschool & Toddler
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. Name tags are given to kids starting 10:00am. 
All About Baby Storytime
10:30 am
 All About Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Aug. 6, 10:30 am
Manteca Branch Library
Storytime for children 0-2 years of age and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement and lots of fun. 
Preschool Playtime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Playtime
Tuesday, Aug. 6, 10:30 a.m.Preschool Playtime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Caregivers, bring your preschoolers every Tuesday from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Have lots of fun playing with friends new and old when we bring out different types of toys each week. Caregivers must stay with children.There will be no Preschool Playtime&n...read more
Baby Storytime
10:30am
 Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Aug. 6, 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: age 0-2; older siblings welcome! Note: No storytime July 9, December 24, or December 31, 2019
Preschool Storytime
10:30 am
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Aug. 6, 10:30 am
Ripon Branch Library
It's Preschool Storytime at the Ripon Library!  Bring your preschoolers to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and a very fun time.  For ages 3-5; older siblings welcome.
Chavez Book Club
10:30 am
 Chavez Book Club
Tuesday, Aug. 6, 10:30 am
(Tuesdays, July 23 & August 6, 10:30 am)
Chavez Book Club
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Come join the discussion. Our selection for August is The Black Count: Glory, Revolution, Betrayal, and the Real Count of Monte Cristo, by Tom Reiss. The real-life protagonist of The Black Count, General Alex Dumas, is a man almost unknown today yet with a story that is strikingly familiar, because ...read more
Stay & Play
10:45-11:15am
 Stay & Play
Tuesday, Aug. 6, 10:45-11:15amStay & Play
Troke Branch Library
On Mondays and Tuesdays from 10:45-11:15am starting Tuesday, May 7, 2019.
Rocket Craft/Picture Frame at the MH Firehouse
11:00am
Rocket Craft/Picture Frame at the MH Firehouse
Tuesday, Aug. 6, 11:00amRocket  Craft/Pictur
Mountain House Branch Library
Join MH Library staff at the Mountain House Firehouse to make a Rocket  Craft/Picture Frame between 11:00am-noon.  
Drop-In Tech Help
11:00 am
 Drop-In Tech Help
Tuesday, Aug. 6, 11:00 amDrop-In Tech Help
Stribley Micro Library
We can help with your tech problems!
Preschool Storytime
11:15am
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Aug. 6, 11:15amPreschool Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
Bring your preschoolers (age 3-5) to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun; older siblings welcome!Note: No storytime July 9, December 24, or December 31, 2019
CookBook Club
11:30 a.m.
 CookBook Club
Tuesday, Aug. 6, 11:30 a.m.CookBook Club
Escalon Branch Library
Love cooking and trying out different recipes? Want to share your favorite culinary masterpieces or family favorites while taste testing new concoctions? Join the Escalon Library CookBook Club for an exciting blend of appetizing activities and full-flavored exchanges. 
Tech Know-How
1:00 - 5:00 pm
 Tech Know-How
Tuesday, Aug. 6, 1:00 - 5:00 pm
Lathrop Branch Library
Drop-in tech help for simple questions with help from patient, friendly staff. Bringing your own device is recommended!
Books in the Barnyard
3:00-4:00 PM
 Books in the Barnyard
Tuesday, Aug. 6, 3:00-4:00 PMBooks in the Barnyar
Fair Oaks Library
Come practice your reading skills with a friend from Harvest Home Animal Sanctuary!
Lego Club
3:00 p.m.
 Lego Club
Tuesday, Aug. 6, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Build with Legos and more! 
Happy Something Day: Ice Cream Sandwich Day
3:30 pm
Happy Something Day: Ice Cream Sandwich Day
Tuesday, Aug. 6, 3:30 pmHappy Something Day:
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Celebrate a holiday each month with the Library!
Stitch & Share
4:30 PM
 Stitch & Share
Tuesday, Aug. 6, 4:30 PMStitch & Share
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Bring a project to our knitting and crocheting group!  Come and socialize while you work on a new or ongoing project.  From beginners to experts, all levels are welcome.  Exchange ideas and learn new techniques as you get to know one another and work on your creations.  
National Night Out
5:00pm - 8:00pm
 National Night Out
Tuesday, Aug. 6, 5:00pm - 8:00pmNational Night Out
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Come join the party! National Night Out will be at the MLK Plaza across the street from the Chavez Library. We will be having fun, food, and information tables. Hope to see you there! (FYI - Oak Street will be closed in front of the library for this event.)
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Gadget Clinic
1:00 p.m.
 Gadget Clinic
Wednesday, Aug. 7, 1:00 p.m.Gadget Clinic
Escalon Branch Library
Trouble with technology? We can help answer your questions about email, laptops, tablets, iPads, and other electronic gadgets. Stop by the Escalon Public Library Wednesdays between 1pm-6pm for all of your gadget needs.   
Troke Knitters
2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
 Troke Knitters
Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2:00 p.m. to 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 the Troke Knitters Program.The Troke Knitters gather primarily to make knitted goods suitable for charitable causes in our community. Participants may keep their products for their own use or donate them to...read more
Study Buddies
2:30-4:00 PM
 Study Buddies
Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2:30-4:00 PMStudy Buddies
Fair Oaks Library
Drop in after school and improve your reading skills by reading to a volunteer, finishing your homework, or just studying to get ahead!For students K-5th grade.
Book Worms
3:30 pm
 Book Worms
Wednesday, Aug. 7, 3:30 pmBook Worms
Arnold Rue Micro Library
We can help your child with their reading skills!
Start a Veggie Garden
3:30 pm
 Start a Veggie Garden
Wednesday, Aug. 7, 3:30 pmStart a Veggie Garde
Stribley Micro Library
Learn to get a green thumb here at the Library!
MakerSpace Hour
4 pm to 5 pm
 MakerSpace Hour
Wednesday, Aug. 7, 4 pm to 5 pm
Troke Branch Library
MakerSpace Hour offers a chance for people of all ages to be creative and explore both new and old technologies.
Color Yourself Happy!
4:00 PM
 Color Yourself Happy!
Wednesday, Aug. 7, 4:00 PMColor Yourself Happy
Weston Ranch Branch Library
We will be coloring 3-D Tulips!  Open to anyone who enjoys coloring for relaxation or creative expression.  We offer a variety of color books and coloring supplies, but you are welcome to bring your own!  
Beginning Yoga and Pilates
6:00 p.m.
 Beginning Yoga and Pilates
Wednesday, Aug. 7, 6:00 p.m.
Ripon Branch Library
Beginner's level yoga and Pilates will help you relax and renew your body and spirit!  Taught by certified instructor Susan McClanahan, this weekly class has been offered for over 10 years and continues to draw new participants.  Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat.&n...read more
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Veterans Center Van
10 a.m.
 Veterans Center Van
Thursday, Aug. 8, 10 a.m.
(Monday July 15, 10 a.m., Thursday August 8, 10 a.m.)

Tracy Branch Library
The Veterans Center Van will be here to offer assistance to veterans.
Storytime and Makerspace Cancelled
10:30am
Storytime and Makerspace Cancelled
Thursday, Aug. 8, 10:30am
Escalon Branch Library
Preschool Storytime at 10:30 am and Makerspace at 4pm will be cancelled Thursday, August 8th. We will return on August 15th! 
Preschool Storytime
10:30 am
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Aug. 8, 10:30 am
Manteca Branch Library
Bring your preschoolers to our storytime, where we ecourage them to develop a love of reading and early literacy through books, rhymes, art, playtime, and more! All ages are welcome!
All About Baby Storytime at the MH Firehouse
10:30am
All About Baby Storytime at the MH Firehouse
Thursday, Aug. 8, 10:30am
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.  Will be held at the MH Firehouse Room.  The Fire House is located at 911 S Tradition St, Mountain House, CA 95391
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Aug. 8, 10:30 a.m.Preschool Storytime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Interactive stories, songs, rhymes, and movement. Free, all-day parking on the lot at Oak and Center streets.
All About Baby
10:30 am
 All About Baby
Thursday, Aug. 8, 10:30 am
Ripon Branch Library
All About Baby is a half-hour program packed with baby-appropriate developmental FUN which includes fingerplays, storytime,sharing boardbooks and simple musical engagement. Emphasis is on rhythm, rhyme and sensory connections, but most of all on having a joyful time with others!  Parent/caregiv...read more
Preschool Storytime at the MH Firehouse Room
11:15am
Preschool Storytime at the MH Firehouse Room
Thursday, Aug. 8, 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.  Will be held at the Mountain House Firehouse room.. The Firehouse is located at 911 S Tradition St, Mountain House, CA 95391
Preschool Storytime
1:30 pm
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Aug. 8, 1:30 pm
Lathrop Branch Library
Share the love of stories with us while reading, singling, playing, and learning. Stay after storytime for a simple craft!All ages are welcome.
Teen Day
3:00 p.m.
 Teen Day
Thursday, Aug. 8, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Teens only! Play video games and board games, watch teen movies.
Adult Book Club
3:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.
 Adult Book Club
Thursday, Aug. 8, 3:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.
Ripon Branch Library
Love to read books of all types (adult, teen and childrens) and genres (mysteries, biographies, nonfiction)? Love to discuss and share with others your thoughts about the books you read? Then join the Club!  The library book club meets once a month (there is a afternoon and evening discussion)....read more
Wreck this Stuff: Duct Tape Pencil case
3:30 pm
Wreck this Stuff: Duct Tape Pencil case
Thursday, Aug. 8, 3:30 pmWreck this Stuff:  D
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Make a mess. Deconstruct. Play!
Game On!! Game Hour!
3:30-5:00PM
 Game On!! Game Hour!
Thursday, Aug. 8, 3:30-5:00PMGame On!!  Game Hour
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Join us for Family Game Time! Choose a board game from our selection and start playing! Play with your family or friends, or make new friends
Mandala Stones
3:30pm
 Mandala Stones
Thursday, Aug. 8, 3:30pmMandala Stones
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Adults are you looking for a fun afternoon program?  Learn how to make Mandala Stones on Thursday, August 8th @ 3:30pm.  No registration needed.  While supplies last.
LEGO® Club
4:00 p.m.
 LEGO® Club
Thursday, Aug. 8, 4:00 p.m.LEGO® Club
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Anything is possible with LEGO®.  We’ll bring the bricks, you supply the imagination.Free, all-day parking on the lot at Oak and Center streets.
Bilingual Storytime
4:00 pm
 Bilingual Storytime
Thursday, Aug. 8, 4:00 pmBilingual Storytime
Stribley Micro Library
Enjoy some books, songs, and playtime while supporting your child's love of reading!
Crafty Thursdays - Relaxation and Coloring
4:00-5:30 PM
Crafty Thursdays - Relaxation and Coloring
Thursday, Aug. 8, 4:00-5:30 PMCrafty Thursdays - R
Fair Oaks Library
Relieve some stress through coloring!All materials supplied
SJ Pride Center @ The Library
4:00pm
 SJ Pride Center @ The Library
Thursday, Aug. 8, 4:00pmSJ Pride Center @ Th
Tracy Branch Library
The SJ Pride Center will be at the library from 4:00-6:00pm. Meet Pride Center staff members and get information about peer groups, support services, & transgender support services. Also, learn about special events.For more information, visit https://sjpridecenter.org/ or contact the P...read more
LEGO and Duplo Builders
4:30 p.m.
 LEGO and Duplo Builders
Thursday, Aug. 8, 4:30 p.m.
(August 8, 4:30 p.m. September 12, 4:30 October 10, 4:30 p.m. November 14, 4:30 p.m. December 12, 4:30 p.m.)

Maya Angelou Branch Library
Bring your creativity and enjoy a day of building with Legos and Duplos at the Maya Angelou Library!
Friends of the Library Meeting
7:00pm
 Friends of the Library Meeting
Thursday, Aug. 8, 7:00pm
Tracy Branch Library
Quarterly Meeting. Open to the public. To learn more about the Friends of the Tracy Library, visit http://www.tracyfriends.org/ 
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Family Storytime
10:15
 Family Storytime
Friday, Aug. 9, 10:15
Weston Ranch Branch Library
For ages 0-5. Enjoy stories, songs and crafts.
Playtime for toddlers & preschoolers
10:15 am
Playtime for toddlers & preschoolers
Friday, Aug. 9, 10:15 amPlaytime for toddler
Troke Branch Library
At 10:15 am on Fridays in August 2019. 
Crafty Friday for Adults--Crafting With Herbs
10:30 am
Crafty Friday for Adults--Crafting With Herbs
Friday, Aug. 9, 10:30 am
Mountain House Branch Library
Please join us as Sarah Carson from New Mettle Farms demonstrates some fun & easy herbal crafts. You will never run out of things to do with your abundant herb havest again! This program will be held at the Mountain House Fire Station located at 911 S. Tradition St., Mountain House, CA  &nb...read more
All About Baby
10:30 am
 All About Baby
Friday, Aug. 9, 10:30 am
Ripon Branch Library
All About Baby is a half-hour program packed with baby-appropriate developmental FUN which includes fingerplays, storytime,sharing boardbooks and simple musical engagement. Emphasis is on rhythm, rhyme and sensory connections, but most of all on having a joyful time with others!  Parent/caregiv...read more
Drop-In Tech Help
11:00 - 1:00 pm
 Drop-In Tech Help
Friday, Aug. 9, 11:00 - 1:00 pmDrop-In Tech Help
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Stop by for one-on-one tech assistance.
Conversation Club
12:30 PM
 Conversation Club
Friday, Aug. 9, 12:30 PMConversation Club
Linden Branch Library
For Adults. Practice your English skills in a relaxed setting.
Makerspace
3:00pm
 Makerspace
Friday, Aug. 9, 3:00pmMakerspace
Tracy Branch Library
For ages 10 to 18.Create your own S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Tech, Engineering, Arts, and Math) projects or learn more about arts, science, and tech!3-4:30pm. The library has the following items for you explore and use for your projects: Project idea books Craft/art supplies Sewing machine K'nex and L...read more
Kenn Adams Adventure Theater
3:30 pm
  Kenn Adams Adventure Theater
Friday, Aug. 9, 3:30 pm Kenn Adams Adventur
Stribley Micro Library
Dive into this interactive theater performance with Kenn Adams!
Reading to the Rescue with Harvest Home Animal Sanctuary
3:30 p.m.
Reading to the Rescue with Harvest Home Animal Sanctuary
Friday, Aug. 9, 3:30 p.m.Reading to the Rescu
Escalon Branch Library
Have you ever read a book to a chicken? Here's your chance. Bring your favorite book or borrow one of ours and read to the furry and feathered friends of the Harvest Home Animal Sanctuary. All ages are welcome to stop by and practice their reading skills with these barnyard friends. 
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Mountain House Library CLOSED 6/15-9/6 Due to Road Construction.
Mountain House Library CLOSED 6/15-9/6 Due to Road Construction.
Saturday, Aug. 10
Mountain House Branch Library
The Mountain House Library will be closed from 6/15-9/6 2019 due to road construction.  Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.  The library will still be providing programs in Mountain House.  Please check the online events calendars for program dates, times and locations (http:/...read more
How To: eBooks & Rosetta Stone
10:15am
 How To: eBooks & Rosetta Stone
Saturday, Aug. 10, 10:15amHow To: eBooks & Ros
Tracy Branch Library
For Adults. Learn how to access our free eBook and Rosetta Stone Language Learning serices. Bring your computer/device if possible.
Saturday Storytime
10:15 am
 Saturday Storytime
Saturday, Aug. 10, 10:15 amSaturday Storytime
Troke Branch Library
Join us for fun stories and songs starting Saturday, June 1st. For June, July & August. 
Preschool Storytime!
10:30 AM
 Preschool Storytime!
Saturday, Aug. 10, 10:30 AMPreschool Storytime!
Linden Branch Library
Join us for songs and a storytime at the Linden Library!
What’s Cooking? Snack time
11:00 am
What’s Cooking? Snack time
Saturday, Aug. 10, 11:00 amWhat’s Cooking
Stribley Micro Library
Learn how to make your own sweet treats! 
Family Storytime
11:30 am
 Family Storytime
Saturday, Aug. 10, 11:30 am
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Storytime for all ages with stories, poetry, songs, and so much more.
Troke Adult Book Club
12:00 p.m.
 Troke Adult Book Club
Saturday, Aug. 10, 12:00 p.m.Troke Adult Book Clu
Troke Branch Library
Love to read? Join the Club! Come and discuss great books, on the second Saturdays of each month in 2019. The book club meets at noon.
Saturday Movie
12:00 p.m.
 Saturday Movie
Saturday, Aug. 10, 12:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Watch a classic film or new favorite every Saturday. Snacks will be provided. 
Mini Pottery Painting
2:00 PM
 Mini Pottery Painting
Saturday, Aug. 10, 2:00 PM
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Come join us as we paint small clay pots and a free seed to go with it to take home. Limited supplies available. Open to Teens and Adults. 

Adult Craft: Cardmaking (REGISTER)
2:00pm
Adult Craft: Cardmaking (REGISTER)
Saturday, Aug. 10, 2:00pmAdult Craft: Cardmak
Tracy Branch Library
For Adults. Learn to make sophisticated cards. All materials supplied.Space is limited. Priority given to those who register in person, by phone (866-805-7323), or online starting July 27, 2019.
Beginners Yoga Class
2:00 pm
 Beginners Yoga Class
Saturday, Aug. 10, 2:00 pmBeginners Yoga Class
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Lets stretch and relax!
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Preschool & Toddler Storytime
10:15 am
 Preschool & Toddler Storytime
Monday, Aug. 12, 10:15 am
( Mondays and Tuesdays, 10:15am)
Preschool & Toddler
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. Name tags are given to kids starting 10:00am. 
Stay & Play
10:45-11:15am
 Stay & Play
Monday, Aug. 12, 10:45-11:15amStay & Play
Troke Branch Library
On Mondays and Tuesdays from 10:45-11:15am starting Tuesday, May 7, 2019.
Study Buddies
2:30-4:00 PM
 Study Buddies
Monday, Aug. 12, 2:30-4:00 PMStudy Buddies
Fair Oaks Library
Drop in after school and improve your reading skills by reading to a volunteer, finishing your homework, or just studying to get ahead!For students K-5th grade.
Kids Book Club
3:00pm
 Kids Book Club
Monday, Aug. 12, 3:00pmKids Book Club
Tracy Branch Library
For Grades K-5. Read a new Accelerated Reader Book each week and meet to discuss it. Includes a fun craft or activity. Great for improving reading comprehension! Fall Dates: August 12- December 9, 2019. No meeting on 9/2, 10/14, 11/11, or 11/25.
Homework Help
3:30pm
 Homework Help
Monday, Aug. 12, 3:30pmHomework Help
Tracy Branch Library
Free, drop-in homework help for K-12 student provided by volunteers and online tutors. Computers with Microsoft Office and internet available for use. Mondays & Wednesday 3:30-5:00pm. Fall Dates: August 12 - December 11, 2019. No sessions 9/2, 10/14, 10/28, 11/11, 11/25, 11/27.If you wish to bec...read more
Make or Take
4:00 p.m.
 Make or Take
Monday, Aug. 12, 4:00 p.m.Make or Take
Escalon Branch Library
Love crafting? We do too. Join our adult DIY Make or Take craft program..Don’t have time to stop in? We have you covered. Pick up the month’s craft at your leisure anytime as supplies last.
Chess Club
5:30-6:30 p.m.
 Chess Club
Monday, Aug. 12, 5:30-6:30 p.m.Chess Club
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Youth of all skill levels are welcome to learn and play chess every Monday from 5:30 to 6:30 in the Chavez Children's Program Room. Join us for some fun and challenge your friends to a game. 
Jewelry Club
6pm
 Jewelry Club
Monday, Aug. 12, 6pm
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Join us the 2nd Monday of every month for Jewelry Club.  Make earrings, necklaces, or bracelets!  Some materials will be supplied but you are welcome to bring your own.  No registration required. Children 10 and under must be accompanied by an adult.
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Bookmobile at Wicklund Park
10:00am-11:00am
 Bookmobile at Wicklund Park
Tuesday, Aug. 13, 10:00am-11:00amBookmobile at Wicklu
Mountain House Branch Library
The Bookmobile will be at Wicklund Park every Tuesday from 10:00am-11:00am while the MH Library is closed.  This traveling branch library carries books and other library materials for all ages and interests.  Library staff will help you find materials to read, take special requests, and an...read more
English Conversation Club / Club de Conversación en inglés
10:00 am
English Conversation Club / Club de Conversación en inglés
Tuesday, Aug. 13, 10:00 amEnglish Conversation
Cesar Chavez Central Library
English Conversation Club / Club de Conversación en inglés
Spanish-English Storytime
10:15am
 Spanish-English Storytime
Tuesday, Aug. 13, 10:15am
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Bring the little ones and join us for Spanish-English Storytime as we read books in Spanish and English. Then afterwards, stay around for craft time. 
Preschool & Toddler Storytime
10:15 am
 Preschool & Toddler Storytime
Tuesday, Aug. 13, 10:15 am
( Mondays and Tuesdays, 10:15am)
Preschool & Toddler
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. Name tags are given to kids starting 10:00am. 
All About Baby Storytime
10:30 am
 All About Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Aug. 13, 10:30 am
Manteca Branch Library
Storytime for children 0-2 years of age and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement and lots of fun. 
Preschool Playtime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Playtime
Tuesday, Aug. 13, 10:30 a.m.Preschool Playtime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Caregivers, bring your preschoolers every Tuesday from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Have lots of fun playing with friends new and old when we bring out different types of toys each week. Caregivers must stay with children.There will be no Preschool Playtime&n...read more
Baby Storytime
10:30am
 Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Aug. 13, 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: age 0-2; older siblings welcome! Note: No storytime July 9, December 24, or December 31, 2019
Preschool Storytime
10:30 am
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Aug. 13, 10:30 am
Ripon Branch Library
It's Preschool Storytime at the Ripon Library!  Bring your preschoolers to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and a very fun time.  For ages 3-5; older siblings welcome.
Stay & Play
10:45-11:15am
 Stay & Play
Tuesday, Aug. 13, 10:45-11:15amStay & Play
Troke Branch Library
On Mondays and Tuesdays from 10:45-11:15am starting Tuesday, May 7, 2019.
DIY Mason Jar Herb Garden
11:00 am
 DIY Mason Jar Herb Garden
Tuesday, Aug. 13, 11:00 amDIY Mason Jar Herb G
Stribley Micro Library
Set up your own mini herb garden!
Preschool Storytime
11:15am
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Aug. 13, 11:15amPreschool Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
Bring your preschoolers (age 3-5) to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun; older siblings welcome!Note: No storytime July 9, December 24, or December 31, 2019
Tech Know-How
1:00 - 5:00 pm
 Tech Know-How
Tuesday, Aug. 13, 1:00 - 5:00 pm
Lathrop Branch Library
Drop-in tech help for simple questions with help from patient, friendly staff. Bringing your own device is recommended!
Fair Oaks Story Time
3:00-3:30 PM
 Fair Oaks Story Time
Tuesday, Aug. 13, 3:00-3:30 PMFair Oaks Story Time
Fair Oaks Library
Storytime for all ages with stories, poetry, songs, and so much more.  
Lego Club
3:00 p.m.
 Lego Club
Tuesday, Aug. 13, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Build with Legos and more! 
Junior Crafters: Teacher Appreciation
3:30 pm
Junior Crafters: Teacher Appreciation
Tuesday, Aug. 13, 3:30 pmJunior Crafters: Tea
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Show your teacher how much you care!
Alien Craft at the MH Firehouse
3:30pm
 Alien Craft at the MH Firehouse
Tuesday, Aug. 13, 3:30pmAlien Craft at the M
Mountain House Branch Library
Join MH Library staff at the Mountain House Firehouse to make an Alien Craft between 3:30-4:30pm. 
Teen Game Day
4:00pm
 Teen Game Day
Tuesday, Aug. 13, 4:00pm
Tracy Branch Library
For Grades 8-12. Play video games, board games, card games, and eat snacks. ​​​​Drop-in for a different teen activity every Tuesday, including: Game Days Crafts  STEM projects  Movies Teen Advisory meetingsIf you want to help plan teen programs for the library, give input on book sele...read more
Lego Club
4:00PM
 Lego Club
Tuesday, Aug. 13, 4:00PM
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!!
Basic Sewing Class for Teen and Adult
4:00 - 5:30 pm
Basic Sewing Class for Teen and Adult
Tuesday, Aug. 13, 4:00 - 5:30 pmBasic Sewing Class f
Cesar Chavez Central Library
The Cesar Chavez Central Library offers Sewing Basics class for teens and adults on Tuesdays 8/13/19 & 8/27/19 from 4:00 to 5:30 p.m. in the MakerSpace room on the 2nd floor. In this workshop, you will learn the basics of sewing, including operating a sewing machine, threading a bobbin,and ...read more
Stitch & Share
4:30 PM
 Stitch & Share
Tuesday, Aug. 13, 4:30 PMStitch & Share
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Bring a project to our knitting and crocheting group!  Come and socialize while you work on a new or ongoing project.  From beginners to experts, all levels are welcome.  Exchange ideas and learn new techniques as you get to know one another and work on your creations.  
Teen Advisory Group Meeting
5:00pm
 Teen Advisory Group Meeting
Tuesday, Aug. 13, 5:00pmTeen Advisory Group
Tracy Branch Library
Brainstorming. Event planning. Snacks.Would you like to help plan teen programs for the library? Join the 2019-2020 Teen Advisory Group!Requirements:*Must be 14 or older*Must complete a volunteer application & fingerprinting*Must be available to attend 2019-2020 TAG meetings (typically 1st Tuesd...read more
Teen Tuesday~Tissue Paper Canvas Art
5:30PM
Teen Tuesday~Tissue Paper Canvas Art
Tuesday, Aug. 13, 5:30PMTeen Tuesday~Tissue
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Make awesome art for your bedroom using tissue paper!  This program is for tweens & teens ages 11-17 years old.  All materials are included in this free program!
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Sensory Storytime
1:00 pm
 Sensory Storytime
Wednesday, Aug. 14, 1:00 pmSensory Storytime
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Designed for our youngest readers and children needing extra attention
Gadget Clinic
1:00 p.m.
 Gadget Clinic
Wednesday, Aug. 14, 1:00 p.m.Gadget Clinic
Escalon Branch Library
Trouble with technology? We can help answer your questions about email, laptops, tablets, iPads, and other electronic gadgets. Stop by the Escalon Public Library Wednesdays between 1pm-6pm for all of your gadget needs.   
Troke Knitters
2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
 Troke Knitters
Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2:00 p.m. to 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 the Troke Knitters Program.The Troke Knitters gather primarily to make knitted goods suitable for charitable causes in our community. Participants may keep their products for their own use or donate them to...read more
Study Buddies
2:30-4:00 PM
 Study Buddies
Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2:30-4:00 PMStudy Buddies
Fair Oaks Library
Drop in after school and improve your reading skills by reading to a volunteer, finishing your homework, or just studying to get ahead!For students K-5th grade.
Homework Help
3:30pm
 Homework Help
Wednesday, Aug. 14, 3:30pmHomework Help
Tracy Branch Library
Free, drop-in homework help for K-12 student provided by volunteers and online tutors. Computers with Microsoft Office and internet available for use. Mondays & Wednesday 3:30-5:00pm. Fall Dates: August 12 - December 11, 2019. No sessions 9/2, 10/14, 10/28, 11/11, 11/25, 11/27.If you wish to bec...read more
Lego Club
3:30 pm
 Lego Club
Wednesday, Aug. 14, 3:30 pm
Lathrop Branch Library
Build with LEGOs! We'll provide the bricks, you provide the imagination.
Tech Time
3:30 pm
 Tech Time
Wednesday, Aug. 14, 3:30 pmTech  Time
Stribley Micro Library
Mess with some cool library tech!
Family Storytime
3:30 pm
 Family Storytime
Wednesday, Aug. 14, 3:30 pmFamily Storytime
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Read books, sing songs, and spend time with your future bookworm during this family-centered program!
Lego Club
3:30 pm
 Lego Club
Wednesday, Aug. 14, 3:30 pm
Ripon Branch Library
Lego Club is for all children one and up.  No sign-up or membership required.  Just drop-in and build something cool!  Each session we come up with a theme to direct the building, but you can make what you want.  All we ask is to share the pieces, help fellow builder, have fun, a...read more
Fair Oaks Game Day
4:00-5:00 PM
 Fair Oaks Game Day
Wednesday, Aug. 14, 4:00-5:00 PMFair Oaks Game Day
Fair Oaks Library
Join us for our monthly game day! Each month we'll have board, card, or video games available for the whole family to play!
Graham and Gold Fish Craft
4:00pm
 Graham and Gold Fish Craft
Wednesday, Aug. 14, 4:00pm
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Come join us as we make an edible gold fish craft. Open to all ages. Supplies will be provided. 
MakerSpace Hour
4 p.m.
 MakerSpace Hour
Wednesday, Aug. 14, 4 p.m.
Troke Branch Library
MakerSpace Hour offers a chance for people of all ages to be creative and explore both new and old technologies.
Beginning Yoga and Pilates
6:00 p.m.
 Beginning Yoga and Pilates
Wednesday, Aug. 14, 6:00 p.m.
Ripon Branch Library
Beginner's level yoga and Pilates will help you relax and renew your body and spirit!  Taught by certified instructor Susan McClanahan, this weekly class has been offered for over 10 years and continues to draw new participants.  Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat.&n...read more
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Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Aug. 15, 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
10:30 am
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Aug. 15, 10:30 am
Manteca Branch Library
Bring your preschoolers to our storytime, where we ecourage them to develop a love of reading and early literacy through books, rhymes, art, playtime, and more! All ages are welcome!
All About Baby Storytime at the MH Firehouse
10:30am
All About Baby Storytime at the MH Firehouse
Thursday, Aug. 15, 10:30am
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.  Will be held at the MH Firehouse Room.  The Fire House is located at 911 S Tradition St, Mountain House, CA 95391
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Aug. 15, 10:30 a.m.Preschool Storytime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Interactive stories, songs, rhymes, and movement. Free, all-day parking on the lot at Oak and Center streets.
All About Baby
10:30 am
 All About Baby
Thursday, Aug. 15, 10:30 am
Ripon Branch Library
All About Baby is a half-hour program packed with baby-appropriate developmental FUN which includes fingerplays, storytime,sharing boardbooks and simple musical engagement. Emphasis is on rhythm, rhyme and sensory connections, but most of all on having a joyful time with others!  Parent/caregiv...read more
Preschool Storytime at the MH Firehouse Room
11:15am
Preschool Storytime at the MH Firehouse Room
Thursday, Aug. 15, 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.  Will be held at the Mountain House Firehouse room.. The Firehouse is located at 911 S Tradition St, Mountain House, CA 95391
Preschool Storytime
1:30 pm
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Aug. 15, 1:30 pm
Lathrop Branch Library
Share the love of stories with us while reading, singling, playing, and learning. Stay after storytime for a simple craft!All ages are welcome.
Teen Day
3:00 p.m.
 Teen Day
Thursday, Aug. 15, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Teens only! Play video games and board games, watch teen movies.
Five Feet Apart Movie Screening
3:30 pm
 Five Feet Apart Movie Screening
Thursday, Aug. 15, 3:30 pmFive Feet Apart Movi
Arnold Rue Micro Library
See a flick here at the Library!
Family Storytime
4:00 pm
 Family Storytime
Thursday, Aug. 15, 4:00 pmFamily Storytime
Stribley Micro Library
Enjoy some books, songs, and playtime while supporting your child's love of reading! 
Makerspace
4:00 p.m.
 Makerspace
Thursday, Aug. 15, 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. Will you test your building skills with Legos? Or create a multifunctioning alarm with our Little Bits? Maybe you will turn you...read more
Find Art Fun
4:00 p.m.
 Find Art Fun
Thursday, Aug. 15, 4:00 p.m.Find Art Fun
Cesar Chavez Central Library
 Art without limits!  Have fun creating art using whatever objects and tools are available!
Back To School Night @ The Library
4:00pm
Back To School Night @ The Library
Thursday, Aug. 15, 4:00pmBack To School Night
Tracy Branch Library
Students, parents, and educators are invited to visit the library learn about free resources that the library has for learners of all ages. 
Fair Oaks Movie Night
4:30-6:30 PM
 Fair Oaks Movie Night
Thursday, Aug. 15, 4:30-6:30 PMFair Oaks Movie Nigh
Fair Oaks Library
Join us for a family friendly movie night!
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Family Storytime
10:15
 Family Storytime
Friday, Aug. 16, 10:15
Weston Ranch Branch Library
For ages 0-5. Enjoy stories, songs and crafts.
Playtime for toddlers & preschoolers
10:15 am
Playtime for toddlers & preschoolers
Friday, Aug. 16, 10:15 amPlaytime for toddler
Troke Branch Library
At 10:15 am on Fridays in August 2019. 
Bilingual Storytime - Vamos a Leer
10:30 a.m.
Bilingual Storytime - Vamos a Leer
Friday, Aug. 16, 10:30 a.m.
(January 11, February 22, March 22, April 26, May 24, June 28, July 26 & August 16, 10:30 a.m.)

Cesar Chavez Central Library
Join us for bilingual storytime where we read stories in English and Spanish, and enjoy songs, rhymes and movement on select Fridays each month.Upcoming dates: Jan. 11, Feb. 22, Mar. 22, and Apr. 26, May 24, Jun. 28, Jul. 26Acompáñannos a una Hora de Cuentos Bilingüe cuando leemos...read more
Home School Hangout
11:00 am
 Home School Hangout
Friday, Aug. 16, 11:00 amHome School Hangout
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Homeschoolers unite!!
Conversation Club
12:30 PM
 Conversation Club
Friday, Aug. 16, 12:30 PMConversation Club
Linden Branch Library
For Adults. Practice your English skills in a relaxed setting.
Lego Building Fun! at MH Firehouse
3:00pm
Lego Building Fun! at MH Firehouse
Friday, Aug. 16, 3:00pm
Mountain House Branch Library
Come have fun constructing lego buildings, machines, and more at our Lego Building Fun Program at the Mountain House Firehouse room.  This program is for 4 year olds and above.  
Makerspace
3:00pm
 Makerspace
Friday, Aug. 16, 3:00pmMakerspace
Tracy Branch Library
For ages 10 to 18.Create your own S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Tech, Engineering, Arts, and Math) projects or learn more about arts, science, and tech!3-4:30pm. The library has the following items for you explore and use for your projects: Project idea books Craft/art supplies Sewing machine K'nex and L...read more
Labor Day Craft for Tweens and Teens
3:30 PM
Labor Day Craft for Tweens and Teens
Friday, Aug. 16, 3:30 PMLabor Day Craft for
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Come make your own Labor Day decorations with friends or others on Friday, August 16, 2019 at 3:30 PM at the Cesar Chavez Central Library. Supplies and tools will be provided. Tweens and teens are invited.A FREE public parking lot is located across the library at the corner of Oak and Center Street.
Books in the Barnyard with Harvest Home
3:30 pm
Books in the Barnyard with Harvest Home
Friday, Aug. 16, 3:30 pmBooks in the Barnyar
Stribley Micro Library
Spend some time with a friendly rescued rooster or get to know a rascally rabbit.
English Conversation Club
4:00pm
 English Conversation Club
Friday, Aug. 16, 4:00pmEnglish Conversation
Tracy Branch Library
For Adults. Practice your English skills in a relaxed setting.
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Mountain House Library CLOSED 6/15-9/6 Due to Road Construction.
Mountain House Library CLOSED 6/15-9/6 Due to Road Construction.
Saturday, Aug. 17
Mountain House Branch Library
The Mountain House Library will be closed from 6/15-9/6 2019 due to road construction.  Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.  The library will still be providing programs in Mountain House.  Please check the online events calendars for program dates, times and locations (http:/...read more
Saturday Storytime
10:15 am
 Saturday Storytime
Saturday, Aug. 17, 10:15 amSaturday Storytime
Troke Branch Library
Join us for fun stories and songs starting Saturday, June 1st. For June, July & August. 
Preschool Storytime!
10:30 AM
 Preschool Storytime!
Saturday, Aug. 17, 10:30 AMPreschool Storytime!
Linden Branch Library
Join us for songs and a storytime at the Linden Library!
Bingo Club
11:00 am
 Bingo Club
Saturday, Aug. 17, 11:00 amBingo Club
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Bring a friend or make new ones at our monthly bingo club
Adult Book Club
11:00am
 Adult Book Club
Saturday, Aug. 17, 11:00amAdult Book Club
Tracy Branch Library
Join us every 3rd Saturday morning to discuss a new book. Book available at the checkout desk. 
DIY Sensory Bottles
11:00 am
 DIY Sensory Bottles
Saturday, Aug. 17, 11:00 amDIY Sensory Bottles
Stribley Micro Library
Come and make a sensory toy at the Library!
Family Storytime
11:30 am
 Family Storytime
Saturday, Aug. 17, 11:30 am
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Storytime for all ages with stories, poetry, songs, and so much more.
Detective Pikachu
12:00 PM
 Detective Pikachu
Saturday, Aug. 17, 12:00 PMDetective Pikachu
Linden Branch Library
Watch Detective Pikachu with popcorn and snacks at Linden Library on August 17th!
Saturday Movie
12:00 p.m.
 Saturday Movie
Saturday, Aug. 17, 12:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Watch a classic film or new favorite every Saturday. Snacks will be provided. 
Sound Bath
1pm
 Sound Bath
Saturday, Aug. 17, 1pmSound Bath
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Discover a new way to relieve stress.  Sound of Shanti presents relaxation through vibration.  Enjoy the soothing sounds of singing bowls.  Feel free to bring your own yoga mats or use our chairs. 
Needlepoint 101 (REGISTER)
1:00pm
 Needlepoint 101 (REGISTER)
Saturday, Aug. 17, 1:00pm
Tracy Branch Library
For teens and adults. Learn the basics of needlepoint. All materials supplied. Space is limited. Priority is given to those who register in person, phone (866-805-7323), or online starting July 27, 2019. 

Volunteer Info Session
3:00pm
 Volunteer Info Session
Saturday, Aug. 17, 3:00pmVolunteer Info Sessi
Tracy Branch Library
For ages 14 and older.Learn about the volunteer opportunities at the Tracy Branch Library and get a volunteer application.
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Preschool & Toddler Storytime
10:15 am
 Preschool & Toddler Storytime
Monday, Aug. 19, 10:15 am
( Mondays and Tuesdays, 10:15am)
Preschool & Toddler
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. Name tags are given to kids starting 10:00am. 
Stay & Play
10:45-11:15am
 Stay & Play
Monday, Aug. 19, 10:45-11:15amStay & Play
Troke Branch Library
On Mondays and Tuesdays from 10:45-11:15am starting Tuesday, May 7, 2019.
Study Buddies
2:30-4:00 PM
 Study Buddies
Monday, Aug. 19, 2:30-4:00 PMStudy Buddies
Fair Oaks Library
Drop in after school and improve your reading skills by reading to a volunteer, finishing your homework, or just studying to get ahead!For students K-5th grade.
Kids Book Club
3:00pm
 Kids Book Club
Monday, Aug. 19, 3:00pmKids Book Club
Tracy Branch Library
For Grades K-5. Read a new Accelerated Reader Book each week and meet to discuss it. Includes a fun craft or activity. Great for improving reading comprehension! Fall Dates: August 12- December 9, 2019. No meeting on 9/2, 10/14, 11/11, or 11/25.
Homework Help
3:30pm
 Homework Help
Monday, Aug. 19, 3:30pmHomework Help
Tracy Branch Library
Free, drop-in homework help for K-12 student provided by volunteers and online tutors. Computers with Microsoft Office and internet available for use. Mondays & Wednesday 3:30-5:00pm. Fall Dates: August 12 - December 11, 2019. No sessions 9/2, 10/14, 10/28, 11/11, 11/25, 11/27.If you wish to bec...read more
Chess Club
4:00 p.m.
 Chess Club
Monday, Aug. 19, 4:00 p.m.
Ripon Branch Library
If you like to play chess, would like to learn to play, or enjoy playing with others, then you will love our chess club!  All levels of experience are welcome.  For kids age 9 and up, teens, and adults.  Mondays from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Chess Club
5:30-6:30 p.m.
 Chess Club
Monday, Aug. 19, 5:30-6:30 p.m.Chess Club
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Youth of all skill levels are welcome to learn and play chess every Monday from 5:30 to 6:30 in the Chavez Children's Program Room. Join us for some fun and challenge your friends to a game. 
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Bookmobile at Wicklund Park
10:00am-11:00am
 Bookmobile at Wicklund Park
Tuesday, Aug. 20, 10:00am-11:00amBookmobile at Wicklu
Mountain House Branch Library
The Bookmobile will be at Wicklund Park every Tuesday from 10:00am-11:00am while the MH Library is closed.  This traveling branch library carries books and other library materials for all ages and interests.  Library staff will help you find materials to read, take special requests, and an...read more
English Conversation Club / Club de Conversación en inglés
10:00 am
English Conversation Club / Club de Conversación en inglés
Tuesday, Aug. 20, 10:00 amEnglish Conversation
Cesar Chavez Central Library
English Conversation Club / Club de Conversación en inglés
Spanish-English Storytime
10:15am
 Spanish-English Storytime
Tuesday, Aug. 20, 10:15am
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Bring the little ones and join us for Spanish-English Storytime as we read books in Spanish and English. Then afterwards, stay around for craft time. 
Preschool & Toddler Storytime
10:15 am
 Preschool & Toddler Storytime
Tuesday, Aug. 20, 10:15 am
( Mondays and Tuesdays, 10:15am)
Preschool & Toddler
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. Name tags are given to kids starting 10:00am. 
All About Baby Storytime
10:30 am
 All About Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Aug. 20, 10:30 am
Manteca Branch Library
Storytime for children 0-2 years of age and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement and lots of fun. 
Preschool Playtime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Playtime
Tuesday, Aug. 20, 10:30 a.m.Preschool Playtime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Caregivers, bring your preschoolers every Tuesday from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Have lots of fun playing with friends new and old when we bring out different types of toys each week. Caregivers must stay with children.There will be no Preschool Playtime&n...read more
Chavez Book Club
10:30 am
 Chavez Book Club
Tuesday, Aug. 20, 10:30 am
(Tuesdays, August 20 & September 3, 10:30 am)
Chavez Book Club
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Come join the discussion.  Our selection for September is The Honk and Holler Opening Soon, by Billie Letts.Caney Paxton wanted his cafe to have the biggest and brightest sign in Eastern Oklahoma-the "opening soon" part was supposed to be just a removable, painted notice. But a fatefu...read more
Baby Storytime
10:30am
 Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Aug. 20, 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: age 0-2; older siblings welcome! Note: No storytime July 9, December 24, or December 31, 2019
Preschool Storytime
10:30 am
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Aug. 20, 10:30 am
Ripon Branch Library
It's Preschool Storytime at the Ripon Library!  Bring your preschoolers to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and a very fun time.  For ages 3-5; older siblings welcome.
Stay & Play
10:45-11:15am
 Stay & Play
Tuesday, Aug. 20, 10:45-11:15amStay & Play
Troke Branch Library
On Mondays and Tuesdays from 10:45-11:15am starting Tuesday, May 7, 2019.
English Conversation club
11:00 am
 English Conversation club
Tuesday, Aug. 20, 11:00 amEnglish Conversation
Stribley Micro Library
Practice your english skills in a welcoming environment! 
Preschool Storytime
11:15am
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Aug. 20, 11:15amPreschool Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
Bring your preschoolers (age 3-5) to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun; older siblings welcome!Note: No storytime July 9, December 24, or December 31, 2019
Tech Know-How
1:00 - 5:00 pm
 Tech Know-How
Tuesday, Aug. 20, 1:00 - 5:00 pm
Lathrop Branch Library
Drop-in tech help for simple questions with help from patient, friendly staff. Bringing your own device is recommended!
Fair Oaks Story Time
3:00-3:30 PM
 Fair Oaks Story Time
Tuesday, Aug. 20, 3:00-3:30 PMFair Oaks Story Time
Fair Oaks Library
Storytime for all ages with stories, poetry, songs, and so much more.  
Lego Club
3:00 p.m.
 Lego Club
Tuesday, Aug. 20, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Build with Legos and more! 
STEM Program -Planets and their Orbits at the MH Firehouse
3:30pm
STEM Program -Planets and their Orbits at the MH Firehouse
Tuesday, Aug. 20, 3:30pm
Mountain House Branch Library
Join MH Library staff at the Mountain House Firehouse to learn about the Planets and their Orbits and do a cool solar system craft between 3:30-4:30pm.
Teen Strategy Game Club
3:30-5:00 pm
 Teen Strategy Game Club
Tuesday, Aug. 20, 3:30-5:00 pmTeen Strategy Game C
Troke Branch Library
Challenge others while playing strategy board games such as Chess, Settlers of Catan, Labyrinth and more.Or bring your card game decks for tournaments.Ages 10+ 
Books in the Barnyard with Harvest Home
3:30 pm
Books in the Barnyard with Harvest Home
Tuesday, Aug. 20, 3:30 pmBooks in the Barnyar
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Spend some time with a friendly rescued rooster or get to know a rascally rabbit.
Teen STEAM: Decorate Your Backpack
4:00pm
Teen STEAM: Decorate Your Backpack
Tuesday, Aug. 20, 4:00pm
Tracy Branch Library
For Grades 8-12. Bring your backpack to decorate it with fabric paint, permanent markers, iron-on patches, buttons, jewels, and more. 
Stitch & Share
4:30 PM
 Stitch & Share
Tuesday, Aug. 20, 4:30 PMStitch & Share
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Bring a project to our knitting and crocheting group!  Come and socialize while you work on a new or ongoing project.  From beginners to experts, all levels are welcome.  Exchange ideas and learn new techniques as you get to know one another and work on your creations.  
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Gadget Clinic
1:00 p.m.
 Gadget Clinic
Wednesday, Aug. 21, 1:00 p.m.Gadget Clinic
Escalon Branch Library
Trouble with technology? We can help answer your questions about email, laptops, tablets, iPads, and other electronic gadgets. Stop by the Escalon Public Library Wednesdays between 1pm-6pm for all of your gadget needs.   
Yoga For Beginners
1:00 PM
 Yoga For Beginners
Wednesday, Aug. 21, 1:00 PMYoga For Beginners
Weston Ranch Branch Library
This is a more gentle method, great for seniors or those who would like to ease into yoga.  Please bring a mat & wear comfortable clothes.  Chair yoga is also offered & is similiar to regular yoga except you'll use a chair for support.  No prior experience needed, all ages...read more
Troke Knitters
2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
 Troke Knitters
Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2:00 p.m. to 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 the Troke Knitters Program.The Troke Knitters gather primarily to make knitted goods suitable for charitable causes in our community. Participants may keep their products for their own use or donate them to...read more
Study Buddies
2:30-4:00 PM
 Study Buddies
Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2:30-4:00 PMStudy Buddies
Fair Oaks Library
Drop in after school and improve your reading skills by reading to a volunteer, finishing your homework, or just studying to get ahead!For students K-5th grade.
Makerspace
3:00 p.m.
 Makerspace
Wednesday, Aug. 21, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Create what ever your mind can imagine. All ages are welcome. 
Homework Help
3:30pm
 Homework Help
Wednesday, Aug. 21, 3:30pmHomework Help
Tracy Branch Library
Free, drop-in homework help for K-12 student provided by volunteers and online tutors. Computers with Microsoft Office and internet available for use. Mondays & Wednesday 3:30-5:00pm. Fall Dates: August 12 - December 11, 2019. No sessions 9/2, 10/14, 10/28, 11/11, 11/25, 11/27.If you wish to bec...read more
Captain Marvel Movie Screening
3:30 pm
 Captain Marvel Movie Screening
Wednesday, Aug. 21, 3:30 pmCaptain Marvel Movie
Stribley Micro Library
Come watch the MARVEL-ous movie here at the Library!
Book Worms
3:30 pm
 Book Worms
Wednesday, Aug. 21, 3:30 pmBook Worms
Arnold Rue Micro Library
We can help your child with their reading skills!
MakerSpace Hour
4 p.m.
 MakerSpace Hour
Wednesday, Aug. 21, 4 p.m.
Troke Branch Library
MakerSpace Hour offers a chance for people of all ages to be creative and explore both new and old technologies.
Beginning Yoga and Pilates
6:00 p.m.
 Beginning Yoga and Pilates
Wednesday, Aug. 21, 6:00 p.m.
Ripon Branch Library
Beginner's level yoga and Pilates will help you relax and renew your body and spirit!  Taught by certified instructor Susan McClanahan, this weekly class has been offered for over 10 years and continues to draw new participants.  Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat.&n...read more
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Free Computer Classes
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
 Free Computer Classes
Thursday, Aug. 22, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Cesar Chavez Central Library
The Cesar Chavez Central Library will provide free computer classes for adults every Thursday from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on the following dates.August 22, 2019 - Basic Computer SkillsAugust 29, 2019 - Beginning Internet ClassSeptember 5, 2019 - Mobile 101*September 12, 2019 - Learning Languages w...read more
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Aug. 22, 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
10:30 am
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Aug. 22, 10:30 am
Manteca Branch Library
Bring your preschoolers to our storytime, where we ecourage them to develop a love of reading and early literacy through books, rhymes, art, playtime, and more! All ages are welcome!
All About Baby Storytime at the MH Firehouse
10:30am
All About Baby Storytime at the MH Firehouse
Thursday, Aug. 22, 10:30am
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.  Will be held at the MH Firehouse Room.  The Fire House is located at 911 S Tradition St, Mountain House, CA 95391
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Aug. 22, 10:30 a.m.Preschool Storytime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Interactive stories, songs, rhymes, and movement. Free, all-day parking on the lot at Oak and Center streets.
All About Baby
10:30 am
 All About Baby
Thursday, Aug. 22, 10:30 am
Ripon Branch Library
All About Baby is a half-hour program packed with baby-appropriate developmental FUN which includes fingerplays, storytime,sharing boardbooks and simple musical engagement. Emphasis is on rhythm, rhyme and sensory connections, but most of all on having a joyful time with others!  Parent/caregiv...read more
Preschool Storytime at the MH Firehouse Room
11:15am
Preschool Storytime at the MH Firehouse Room
Thursday, Aug. 22, 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.  Will be held at the Mountain House Firehouse room.. The Firehouse is located at 911 S Tradition St, Mountain House, CA 95391
Preschool Storytime
1:30 pm
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Aug. 22, 1:30 pm
Lathrop Branch Library
Share the love of stories with us while reading, singling, playing, and learning. Stay after storytime for a simple craft!All ages are welcome.
Teen Day
3:00 p.m.
 Teen Day
Thursday, Aug. 22, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Teens only! Play video games and board games, watch teen movies.
DIY Lava Lamp
3:30 pm
 DIY Lava Lamp
Thursday, Aug. 22, 3:30 pmDIY Lava Lamp
Arnold Rue Micro Library
This will light up your life!
Berry Ink & Quills with New Mettle Farms
4:00 p.m.
Berry Ink & Quills with New Mettle Farms
Thursday, Aug. 22, 4:00 p.m.Berry Ink & Quills w
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Choose and sharpen feathers to create a quill and make bottled ink from roots and berries. Ages 8 and up. Registration required.

Makerspace
4:00 p.m.
 Makerspace
Thursday, Aug. 22, 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. Will you test your building skills with Legos? Or create a multifunctioning alarm with our Little Bits? Maybe you will turn you...read more
Family Game Day at the Library!
4:00 p.m.
 Family Game Day at the Library!
Thursday, Aug. 22, 4:00 p.m.
Maya Angelou Branch Library
Bring your friends and family and enjoy playing an assortment of your favorite games!  Refreshments will be provided.
Lego Builder’s Club
4:00pm
 Lego Builder’s Club
Thursday, Aug. 22, 4:00pmLego Builder’s
Tracy Branch Library
For Ages 0-12. Children and their caregivers are invited to join us for an hour of building with Legos and Duplos. Children have the opportunity to put their creations on display in the library. 
Bilingual Storytime
4:00 pm
 Bilingual Storytime
Thursday, Aug. 22, 4:00 pmBilingual Storytime
Stribley Micro Library
Enjoy some books, songs, and playtime while supporting your child's love of reading!
Lego Club
4:00-5:00 PM
 Lego Club
Thursday, Aug. 22, 4:00-5:00 PMLego Club
Fair Oaks Library
What will you build? Let your imagination run wild!
Uncle Jer’s Traveling Bee Show
6:00pm
Uncle Jer’s Traveling Bee Show
Thursday, Aug. 22, 6:00pmUncle Jer’s Tr
Troke Branch Library
Learn about the fascinating lives of honey bees and why they are so important to the local economy and receive honey samples. This is a great family program.
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Family Storytime
10:15
 Family Storytime
Friday, Aug. 23, 10:15
Weston Ranch Branch Library
For ages 0-5. Enjoy stories, songs and crafts.
Playtime for toddlers & preschoolers
10:15 am
Playtime for toddlers & preschoolers
Friday, Aug. 23, 10:15 amPlaytime for toddler
Troke Branch Library
At 10:15 am on Fridays in August 2019. 
Crafty Friday--Paper Purse Gift Boxes
10:30 am
Crafty Friday--Paper Purse Gift Boxes
Friday, Aug. 23, 10:30 am
Mountain House Branch Library
Join us for a morning making gift boxes that look just like little purses. An assortment of pretty scrapbooking papers will be on hand but donations will also be accepted. All additional materials will be provided. No sign-ups required. This program will be held at the Mountain House Fire Station lo...read more
All About Baby
10:30 am
 All About Baby
Friday, Aug. 23, 10:30 am
Ripon Branch Library
All About Baby is a half-hour program packed with baby-appropriate developmental FUN which includes fingerplays, storytime,sharing boardbooks and simple musical engagement. Emphasis is on rhythm, rhyme and sensory connections, but most of all on having a joyful time with others!  Parent/caregiv...read more
Conversation Club
12:30 PM
 Conversation Club
Friday, Aug. 23, 12:30 PMConversation Club
Linden Branch Library
For Adults. Practice your English skills in a relaxed setting.
Makerspace
3:00pm
 Makerspace
Friday, Aug. 23, 3:00pmMakerspace
Tracy Branch Library
For ages 10 to 18.Create your own S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Tech, Engineering, Arts, and Math) projects or learn more about arts, science, and tech!3-4:30pm. The library has the following items for you explore and use for your projects: Project idea books Craft/art supplies Sewing machine K'nex and L...read more
Find Art Fun
3:30 pm
 Find Art Fun
Friday, Aug. 23
Lathrop Branch Library
Drop-in freeform arts and crafts without limits! We'll provide the supplies and you can make whatever you can think of.
Crafty Kids: BEE kind to Bees
3:30 pm
 Crafty Kids: BEE kind to Bees
Friday, Aug. 23, 3:30 pmCrafty Kids: BEE kin
Stribley Micro Library
Make something BEEautiful for our buzzing friends!
Uncle Jer’s Bee Show
3:30 pm
 Uncle Jer’s Bee Show
Friday, Aug. 23, 3:30 pmUncle Jer’s Be
Arnold Rue Micro Library
This show is going to be un-BEE-lieveably fun!
Introduction to Macrame
3:30 PM
 Introduction to Macrame
Friday, Aug. 23, 3:30 PMIntroduction to Macr
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Learn the art of Macrame with this easy wall hanging project!  This program is free and for adults only. Please register online, by phone, or in person as space is limited.

English Conversation Club
4:00pm
 English Conversation Club
Friday, Aug. 23, 4:00pmEnglish Conversation
Tracy Branch Library
For Adults. Practice your English skills in a relaxed setting.
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Mountain House Library CLOSED 6/15-9/6 Due to Road Construction.
Mountain House Library CLOSED 6/15-9/6 Due to Road Construction.
Saturday, Aug. 24
Mountain House Branch Library
The Mountain House Library will be closed from 6/15-9/6 2019 due to road construction.  Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.  The library will still be providing programs in Mountain House.  Please check the online events calendars for program dates, times and locations (http:/...read more
Intro to Tai Chi (REGISTER)
10:15am
 Intro to Tai Chi (REGISTER)
Saturday, Aug. 24, 10:15amIntro to Tai Chi (RE
Tracy Branch Library
For teens/adults. Learn about the art of tai chi.Space is limited. Priority given to those who register in person, by phone (866-805-7323), or online starting August 10, 2019.

Saturday Storytime
10:15 am
 Saturday Storytime
Saturday, Aug. 24, 10:15 amSaturday Storytime
Troke Branch Library
Join us for fun stories and songs starting Saturday, June 1st. For June, July & August. 
Preschool Storytime!
10:30 AM
 Preschool Storytime!
Saturday, Aug. 24, 10:30 AMPreschool Storytime!
Linden Branch Library
Join us for songs and a storytime at the Linden Library!
DIY Reusable Lunch Bags
11:00 am
 DIY Reusable Lunch Bags
Saturday, Aug. 24, 11:00 amDIY Reusable Lunch B
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Make a sack to take to school or work!
Loteria Group
11:00 am
 Loteria Group
Saturday, Aug. 24, 11:00 amLoteria Group
Stribley Micro Library
Try your hand at this game of chance! 
Family Storytime
11:30 am
 Family Storytime
Saturday, Aug. 24, 11:30 am
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Storytime for all ages with stories, poetry, songs, and so much more.
Saturday Movie
12:00 p.m.
 Saturday Movie
Saturday, Aug. 24, 12:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Watch a classic film or new favorite every Saturday. Snacks will be provided. 
SAFE Kids with Tami Whelan
1:00 p.m.
 SAFE Kids with Tami Whelan
Saturday, Aug. 24, 1:00 p.m.SAFE Kids with Tami
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Ohana Martial Arts will present their safe kids, anti-abduction workshop. Kids will learn safe, simple, and effective ways to break free from an attacker. Tips on how to avoid becoming a victim as well as how to hand a bully will be included. This hour and a half workshop will be brought to you...read more
Rhymosaurs Story Time
1:00 PM
 Rhymosaurs Story Time
Saturday, Aug. 24, 1:00 PMRhymosaurs Story Tim
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Join us for a special storytime with Orlando “ZEPS” Molina, local author of "Rhymosaurs". Rhymosaurs is a book series that combines dinosaurs and hip-hop to help kids with literacy. 
Artisan Deeds for Plentiful Herbs Workshop
1:00 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Artisan Deeds for Plentiful Herbs Workshop
Saturday, Aug. 24, 1:00 p.m. to 2 p.m.Artisan Deeds for Pl
Troke Branch Library
No better plants have been grown than traditional culinary herbs! Impress family and friends with preserves, art, and crafts made from your plentiful herb harvest. New Mettle Farms' presentation will discuss simple preservation methods and recipes for edible treats before creating salt & sug...read more
Crystals for Natural Healing
3:00 PM
 Crystals for Natural Healing
Saturday, Aug. 24, 3:00 PM
Weston Ranch Branch Library
LIO (Let It Out) is a Movement that provides self reflection products and tools to assist in cleansing the body and mind.  Learn how to use stones, herbs and meditation for healing. 
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Toddler & Preschoolers Storytime
10:15 am
Toddler & Preschoolers Storytime
Monday, Aug. 26, 10:15 am
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. Name tags are given to kids starting 10:00am. 
Stay & Play
10:45-11:15am
 Stay & Play
Monday, Aug. 26, 10:45-11:15amStay & Play
Troke Branch Library
On Mondays and Tuesdays from 10:45-11:15am starting Tuesday, May 7, 2019.
Zumbini (REGISTER)
11:00am
 Zumbini (REGISTER)
Monday, Aug. 26, 11:00am
Tracy Branch Library
Created by Zumba® and BabyFirst for kids ages 0-4, the Zumbini® program combines music, dance and educational tools for 45 minutes of can’t-stop, won’t-stop bonding, learning, and fun! Space is limited. Priority given to those who register in person, by phone (866-805-7323),...read more

Study Buddies
2:30-4:00 PM
 Study Buddies
Monday, Aug. 26, 2:30-4:00 PMStudy Buddies
Fair Oaks Library
Drop in after school and improve your reading skills by reading to a volunteer, finishing your homework, or just studying to get ahead!For students K-5th grade.
Kids Book Club
3:00pm
 Kids Book Club
Monday, Aug. 26, 3:00pmKids Book Club
Tracy Branch Library
For Grades K-5. Read a new Accelerated Reader Book each week and meet to discuss it. Includes a fun craft or activity. Great for improving reading comprehension! Fall Dates: August 12- December 9, 2019. No meeting on 9/2, 10/14, 11/11, or 11/25.
Homework Help
3:30pm
 Homework Help
Monday, Aug. 26, 3:30pmHomework Help
Tracy Branch Library
Free, drop-in homework help for K-12 student provided by volunteers and online tutors. Computers with Microsoft Office and internet available for use. Mondays & Wednesday 3:30-5:00pm. Fall Dates: August 12 - December 11, 2019. No sessions 9/2, 10/14, 10/28, 11/11, 11/25, 11/27.If you wish to bec...read more
Chess Club
4:00 p.m.
 Chess Club
Monday, Aug. 26, 4:00 p.m.
Ripon Branch Library
If you like to play chess, would like to learn to play, or enjoy playing with others, then you will love our chess club!  All levels of experience are welcome.  For kids age 9 and up, teens, and adults.  Mondays from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Chess Club
5:30-6:30 p.m.
 Chess Club
Monday, Aug. 26, 5:30-6:30 p.m.Chess Club
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Youth of all skill levels are welcome to learn and play chess every Monday from 5:30 to 6:30 in the Chavez Children's Program Room. Join us for some fun and challenge your friends to a game. 
Movie Documentary: Colony
6:00pm
 Movie Documentary: Colony
Monday, Aug. 26, 6:00pmMovie Documentary: C
Tracy Branch Library
Several beekeepers around the U.S. cope with colony collapse disorder - the phenomenon that has caused millions of bees to mysteriously disappear. Snacks Provided. Run Time: 88 minutes
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Bookmobile at Wicklund Park
10:00am-11:00am
 Bookmobile at Wicklund Park
Tuesday, Aug. 27, 10:00am-11:00amBookmobile at Wicklu
Mountain House Branch Library
The Bookmobile will be at Wicklund Park every Tuesday from 10:00am-11:00am while the MH Library is closed.  This traveling branch library carries books and other library materials for all ages and interests.  Library staff will help you find materials to read, take special requests, and an...read more
Genealogy Helpers
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
 Genealogy Helpers
Tuesday, Aug. 27, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
(First & last Tuesdays, 10 am - 1 pm)

Cesar Chavez Central Library
Volunteers from the San Joaquin Genealogical Society are available to help with your family history questions.  The volunteers are at the Chavez Central Library on the first and last Tuesday of each month.  You can find them in the Genealogy Section on the top floor of the Library. 
English Conversation Club / Club de Conversación en inglés
10:00 am
English Conversation Club / Club de Conversación en inglés
Tuesday, Aug. 27, 10:00 amEnglish Conversation
Cesar Chavez Central Library
English Conversation Club / Club de Conversación en inglés
Spanish-English Storytime
10:15am
 Spanish-English Storytime
Tuesday, Aug. 27, 10:15am
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Bring the little ones and join us for Spanish-English Storytime as we read books in Spanish and English. Then afterwards, stay around for craft time. 
Toddler & Preschoolers Storytime
10:15 am
Toddler & Preschoolers Storytime
Tuesday, Aug. 27, 10:15 am
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. Name tags are given to kids starting 10:00am. 
All About Baby Storytime
10:30 am
 All About Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Aug. 27, 10:30 am
Manteca Branch Library
Storytime for children 0-2 years of age and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement and lots of fun. 
Preschool Playtime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Playtime
Tuesday, Aug. 27, 10:30 a.m.Preschool Playtime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Caregivers, bring your preschoolers every Tuesday from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Have lots of fun playing with friends new and old when we bring out different types of toys each week. Caregivers must stay with children.There will be no Preschool Playtime&n...read more
Baby Storytime
10:30am
 Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Aug. 27, 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: age 0-2; older siblings welcome! Note: No storytime July 9, December 24, or December 31, 2019
Preschool Storytime
10:30 am
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Aug. 27, 10:30 am
Ripon Branch Library
It's Preschool Storytime at the Ripon Library!  Bring your preschoolers to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and a very fun time.  For ages 3-5; older siblings welcome.
Stay & Play
10:45-11:15am
 Stay & Play
Tuesday, Aug. 27, 10:45-11:15amStay & Play
Troke Branch Library
On Mondays and Tuesdays from 10:45-11:15am starting Tuesday, May 7, 2019.
Tea Towel design
11:00 am
 Tea Towel design
Tuesday, Aug. 27, 11:00 amTea Towel design
Stribley Micro Library
Design your own custom tea towel to use or gift!
Preschool Storytime
11:15am
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Aug. 27, 11:15amPreschool Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
Bring your preschoolers (age 3-5) to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun; older siblings welcome!Note: No storytime July 9, December 24, or December 31, 2019
Tech Know-How
1:00 - 5:00 pm
 Tech Know-How
Tuesday, Aug. 27, 1:00 - 5:00 pm
Lathrop Branch Library
Drop-in tech help for simple questions with help from patient, friendly staff. Bringing your own device is recommended!
Fair Oaks Story Time
3:00-3:30 PM
 Fair Oaks Story Time
Tuesday, Aug. 27, 3:00-3:30 PMFair Oaks Story Time
Fair Oaks Library
Storytime for all ages with stories, poetry, songs, and so much more.  
Lego Club
3:00 p.m.
 Lego Club
Tuesday, Aug. 27, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Build with Legos and more! 
Crafty Kids: Mermaid Fun!
3:30 pm
 Crafty Kids: Mermaid Fun!
Tuesday, Aug. 27, 3:30 pmCrafty Kids: Mermaid
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Do you have thingamabobs? I know a mermaid who's got twenty! 
5-6-7 Book Club
3:30 p.m.
 5-6-7 Book Club
Tuesday, Aug. 27, 3:30 p.m.
Ripon Branch Library
What's better than reading a really good book? How about sharing that reading experience with a group of readers?  That is exactly what the 5-6-7 Book Club readers do! Once a month, on the last Tuesday at 3:30 p.m. we meet for a lively discussion (and pizza of course) facilitated by Librari...read more
Perler Bead Craft at the MH Firehouse
3:30pm
Perler Bead Craft at the MH Firehouse
Tuesday, Aug. 27, 3:30pm
Mountain House Branch Library
Join MH Library staff at the Mountain House Firehouse to make Perler Bead Crafts between 3:30-4:30pm. 
Math Easy Tutoring
4-6 pm
 Math Easy Tutoring
Tuesday, Aug. 27, 4-6 pmMath Easy Tutoring
Troke Branch Library
Free Math Tutoring for grades 6-12.Math Easy Tutoring program is on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays from 4-6 pm.Program starts on August 27, 2019- May 21, 2020.  There will be no session between Nov 26, 2019- January 2, 2020. 
Teen Activity Group
4:00-5:00 pm
 Teen Activity Group
Tuesday, Aug. 27, 4:00-5:00 pmTeen Activity Group
Troke Branch Library
Join the Troke Branch Teen Group:   ~ Learn about teen resources at the library   ~ Advise staff about ordering materials for teen collections.   ~ Make new friends!   ~ Fun activities each month!   ~ Snacks, too!Ages 12-17    
Teen DIY Studio
4:00 p.m.
 Teen DIY Studio
Tuesday, Aug. 27, 4:00 p.m.Teen DIY Studio
Escalon Branch Library
Join the Escalon Teen DIY Studio and design your own amazing creations from bath bombs to neon signs. All materials will be provided. See you there! 
Teen Movie: Fighting with My Family
4:00pm
Teen Movie: Fighting with My Family
Tuesday, Aug. 27, 4:00pmTeen Movie: Fighting
Tracy Branch Library
For Grades 8-12. This biographical dramedy tells the story of English WWE champion Raya Knight. Having grown up in a professional wrestling family, she uproots herself from small-town England as a teenager to pursue WWE glory in Los Angeles. Snacks provided. Run time: 110 minutes.
Lego Club
4:00PM
 Lego Club
Tuesday, Aug. 27, 4:00PM
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!!
Basic Sewing Class for Teen and Adult
4:00 - 5:30 pm
Basic Sewing Class for Teen and Adult
Tuesday, Aug. 27, 4:00 - 5:30 pmBasic Sewing Class f
Cesar Chavez Central Library
The Cesar Chavez Central Library offers Sewing Basics class for teens and adults on Tuesdays 8/13/19 & 8/27/19 from 4:00 to 5:30 p.m. in the MakerSpace room on the 2nd floor. In this workshop, you will learn the basics of sewing, including operating a sewing machine, threading a bobbin,and ...read more
Home Work Helpers
4-6 pm
 Home Work Helpers
Tuesday, Aug. 27, 4-6 pmHome Work Helpers
Troke Branch Library
Need help with homework?Bring your homework to the library to get help . Homework Helpers program is for Kindergarten- 5th grade students.Homework Helpers program is on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays from 4-6 pm.Program starts on August 27, 2019- May 21, 2020.  There will be no session betwee...read more
Stitch & Share
4:30 PM
 Stitch & Share
Tuesday, Aug. 27, 4:30 PMStitch & Share
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Bring a project to our knitting and crocheting group!  Come and socialize while you work on a new or ongoing project.  From beginners to experts, all levels are welcome.  Exchange ideas and learn new techniques as you get to know one another and work on your creations.  
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Gadget Clinic
1:00 p.m.
 Gadget Clinic
Wednesday, Aug. 28, 1:00 p.m.Gadget Clinic
Escalon Branch Library
Trouble with technology? We can help answer your questions about email, laptops, tablets, iPads, and other electronic gadgets. Stop by the Escalon Public Library Wednesdays between 1pm-6pm for all of your gadget needs.   
Troke Knitters
2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
 Troke Knitters
Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2:00 p.m. to 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 the Troke Knitters Program.The Troke Knitters gather primarily to make knitted goods suitable for charitable causes in our community. Participants may keep their products for their own use or donate them to...read more
Study Buddies
2:30-4:00 PM
 Study Buddies
Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2:30-4:00 PMStudy Buddies
Fair Oaks Library
Drop in after school and improve your reading skills by reading to a volunteer, finishing your homework, or just studying to get ahead!For students K-5th grade.
Makerspace
3:00 p.m.
 Makerspace
Wednesday, Aug. 28, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Create what ever your mind can imagine. All ages are welcome. 
Homework Help
3:30pm
 Homework Help
Wednesday, Aug. 28, 3:30pmHomework Help
Tracy Branch Library
Free, drop-in homework help for K-12 student provided by volunteers and online tutors. Computers with Microsoft Office and internet available for use. Mondays & Wednesday 3:30-5:00pm. Fall Dates: August 12 - December 11, 2019. No sessions 9/2, 10/14, 10/28, 11/11, 11/25, 11/27.If you wish to bec...read more
Lego Club
3:30 pm
 Lego Club
Wednesday, Aug. 28, 3:30 pm
Lathrop Branch Library
Build with LEGOs! We'll provide the bricks, you provide the imagination.
Family Storytime
3:30 pm
 Family Storytime
Wednesday, Aug. 28, 3:30 pmFamily Storytime
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Read books, sing songs, and spend time with your future bookworm during this family-centered program!
Lego Club
3:30 pm
 Lego Club
Wednesday, Aug. 28, 3:30 pm
Ripon Branch Library
Lego Club is for all children one and up.  No sign-up or membership required.  Just drop-in and build something cool!  Each session we come up with a theme to direct the building, but you can make what you want.  All we ask is to share the pieces, help fellow builder, have fun, a...read more
Cupcake Wars
3:30 pm
 Cupcake Wars
Wednesday, Aug. 28, 3:30 pmCupcake Wars
Stribley Micro Library
Who will be the cake decorating champion? 
Math Easy Tutoring
4-6 pm
 Math Easy Tutoring
Wednesday, Aug. 28, 4-6 pmMath Easy Tutoring
Troke Branch Library
Free Math Tutoring for grades 6-12.Math Easy Tutoring program is on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays from 4-6 pm.Program starts on August 27, 2019- May 21, 2020.  There will be no session between Nov 26, 2019- January 2, 2020. 
MakerSpace Hour
4 p.m.
 MakerSpace Hour
Wednesday, Aug. 28, 4 p.m.
Troke Branch Library
MakerSpace Hour offers a chance for people of all ages to be creative and explore both new and old technologies.
Home Work Helpers
4-6 pm
 Home Work Helpers
Wednesday, Aug. 28, 4-6 pmHome Work Helpers
Troke Branch Library
Need help with homework?Bring your homework to the library to get help . Homework Helpers program is for Kindergarten- 5th grade students.Homework Helpers program is on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays from 4-6 pm.Program starts on August 27, 2019- May 21, 2020.  There will be no session betwee...read more
Beginning Yoga and Pilates
6:00 p.m.
 Beginning Yoga and Pilates
Wednesday, Aug. 28, 6:00 p.m.
Ripon Branch Library
Beginner's level yoga and Pilates will help you relax and renew your body and spirit!  Taught by certified instructor Susan McClanahan, this weekly class has been offered for over 10 years and continues to draw new participants.  Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat.&n...read more
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Free Computer Classes
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
 Free Computer Classes
Thursday, Aug. 29, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Cesar Chavez Central Library
The Cesar Chavez Central Library will provide free computer classes for adults every Thursday from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on the following dates.August 22, 2019 - Basic Computer SkillsAugust 29, 2019 - Beginning Internet ClassSeptember 5, 2019 - Mobile 101*September 12, 2019 - Learning Languages w...read more
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Aug. 29, 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
10:30 am
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Aug. 29, 10:30 am
Manteca Branch Library
Bring your preschoolers to our storytime, where we ecourage them to develop a love of reading and early literacy through books, rhymes, art, playtime, and more! All ages are welcome!
All About Baby Storytime at the MH Firehouse
10:30am
All About Baby Storytime at the MH Firehouse
Thursday, Aug. 29, 10:30am
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.  Will be held at the MH Firehouse Room.  The Fire House is located at 911 S Tradition St, Mountain House, CA 95391
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Aug. 29, 10:30 a.m.Preschool Storytime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Interactive stories, songs, rhymes, and movement. Free, all-day parking on the lot at Oak and Center streets.
All About Baby
10:30 am
 All About Baby
Thursday, Aug. 29, 10:30 am
Ripon Branch Library
All About Baby is a half-hour program packed with baby-appropriate developmental FUN which includes fingerplays, storytime,sharing boardbooks and simple musical engagement. Emphasis is on rhythm, rhyme and sensory connections, but most of all on having a joyful time with others!  Parent/caregiv...read more
Preschool Storytime at the MH Firehouse Room
11:15am
Preschool Storytime at the MH Firehouse Room
Thursday, Aug. 29, 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.  Will be held at the Mountain House Firehouse room.. The Firehouse is located at 911 S Tradition St, Mountain House, CA 95391
Preschool Storytime
1:30 pm
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Aug. 29, 1:30 pm
Lathrop Branch Library
Share the love of stories with us while reading, singling, playing, and learning. Stay after storytime for a simple craft!All ages are welcome.
Teen Day
3:00 p.m.
 Teen Day
Thursday, Aug. 29, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Teens only! Play video games and board games, watch teen movies.
Rescue Readers Club with Harvest Home Sanctuary
3:30-4:30PM
Rescue Readers Club with Harvest Home Sanctuary
Thursday, Aug. 29, 3:30-4:30PM
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Bring a book or borrow one of ours and read to a furry friend!  Harvest Home Animal Sanctuary brings a different farm animal each month, perfect for you or your child to become aquainted with a farm animal they might not normally come into contact with.  All ages welcome.
Silhouette Machines 101
3:30 pm
 Silhouette Machines 101
Thursday, Aug. 29, 3:30 pmSilhouette Machines
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Make your own stickers or cut outs!
Math Easy Tutoring
4-6 pm
 Math Easy Tutoring
Thursday, Aug. 29, 4-6 pmMath Easy Tutoring
Troke Branch Library
Free Math Tutoring for grades 6-12.Math Easy Tutoring program is on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays from 4-6 pm.Program starts on August 27, 2019- May 21, 2020.  There will be no session between Nov 26, 2019- January 2, 2020. 
Makerspace
4:00 p.m.
 Makerspace
Thursday, Aug. 29, 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. Will you test your building skills with Legos? Or create a multifunctioning alarm with our Little Bits? Maybe you will turn you...read more
Family Storytime
4:00 pm
 Family Storytime
Thursday, Aug. 29, 4:00 pmFamily Storytime
Stribley Micro Library
Enjoy some books, songs, and playtime while supporting your child's love of reading!
Family Movie: How To Train Your Dragon - The Hidden World
4:00pm
Family Movie: How To Train Your Dragon - The Hidden World
Thursday, Aug. 29, 4:00pmFamily Movie: How To
Tracy Branch Library
Rated PG. The citizens of Berk face a dragon trafficker who threatens their peace, dragons and friendships in the final installment of the fantasy trilogy. Snacks provided. Run Time: 110 minutes.
Home Work Helpers
4-6 pm
 Home Work Helpers
Thursday, Aug. 29, 4-6 pmHome Work Helpers
Troke Branch Library
Need help with homework?Bring your homework to the library to get help . Homework Helpers program is for Kindergarten- 5th grade students.Homework Helpers program is on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays from 4-6 pm.Program starts on August 27, 2019- May 21, 2020.  There will be no session betwee...read more
Science Wizard Presents: Awesome Air Pressure
6:00pm
Science Wizard Presents: Awesome Air Pressure
Thursday, Aug. 29, 6:00pmScience Wizard Prese
Troke Branch Library
Experience the awesome power of air and wind like you have never seen before. Amazing experiments give you a close up look inside tornados, hot air balloons, jet engine and more!!!
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Family Storytime
10:15
 Family Storytime
Friday, Aug. 30, 10:15
Weston Ranch Branch Library
For ages 0-5. Enjoy stories, songs and crafts.
Playtime for toddlers & preschoolers
10:15 am
Playtime for toddlers & preschoolers
Friday, Aug. 30, 10:15 amPlaytime for toddler
Troke Branch Library
At 10:15 am on Fridays in August 2019. 
Drop-In Tech Help
11:00 - 1:00 pm
 Drop-In Tech Help
Friday, Aug. 30, 11:00 - 1:00 pmDrop-In Tech Help
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Stop by for one-on-one tech assistance.
Conversation Club
12:30 PM
 Conversation Club
Friday, Aug. 30, 12:30 PMConversation Club
Linden Branch Library
For Adults. Practice your English skills in a relaxed setting.
Makerspace
3:00pm
 Makerspace
Friday, Aug. 30, 3:00pmMakerspace
Tracy Branch Library
For ages 10 to 18.Create your own S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Tech, Engineering, Arts, and Math) projects or learn more about arts, science, and tech!3-4:30pm. The library has the following items for you explore and use for your projects: Project idea books Craft/art supplies Sewing machine K'nex and L...read more
Harvest Craft at the MH Firehouse
3:00pm
Harvest Craft at the MH Firehouse
Friday, Aug. 30, 3:00pm
Mountain House Branch Library
Join MH Library staff at the Mountain House Firehouse to make a Harvest Craft between 3:00-4:00pm. 
Maker space Day
3:30 pm
 Maker space Day
Friday, Aug. 30, 3:30 pmMaker space Day
Stribley Micro Library
Come create and explore our maker space!
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Mountain House Library CLOSED 6/15-9/6 Due to Road Construction.
Mountain House Library CLOSED 6/15-9/6 Due to Road Construction.
Saturday, Aug. 31
Mountain House Branch Library
The Mountain House Library will be closed from 6/15-9/6 2019 due to road construction.  Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.  The library will still be providing programs in Mountain House.  Please check the online events calendars for program dates, times and locations (http:/...read more
Computer Basics (REGISTER)
10:15am
 Computer Basics (REGISTER)
Saturday, Aug. 31, 10:15am
Tracy Branch Library
For Adults. For new computer users. Space is limited. Priority will be given to those who register in person or by phone (866-805-7323).

Saturday Storytime
10:15 am
 Saturday Storytime
Saturday, Aug. 31, 10:15 amSaturday Storytime
Troke Branch Library
Join us for fun stories and songs starting Saturday, June 1st. For June, July & August. 
Preschool Storytime!
10:30 AM
 Preschool Storytime!
Saturday, Aug. 31, 10:30 AMPreschool Storytime!
Linden Branch Library
Join us for songs and a storytime at the Linden Library!
Daddy-Daughter Hair Bootcamp
11:00 am
 Daddy-Daughter Hair Bootcamp
Saturday, Aug. 31, 11:00 amDaddy-Daughter Hair
Stribley Micro Library
Parents and caregivers of all kinds are welcome to bring their children to learn about hair care and styling. 
Parenting a Student 101
11:00 am
 Parenting a Student 101
Saturday, Aug. 31, 11:00 amParenting a Student
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Learn to raise a reader!
Family Storytime
11:30 am
 Family Storytime
Saturday, Aug. 31, 11:30 am
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Storytime for all ages with stories, poetry, songs, and so much more.
Tai Chi
12:00 PM
 Tai Chi
Saturday, Aug. 31, 12:00 PMTai Chi
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Instructor Bing Hui, will teach Tai Chi, which is an ancient Chinese martial art that combines slow-moving and graceful exercises, soft circular motions to harmonize mind and body and mental focus, while stretching muscles and joints.  Great for maintaining a healthy body and mind.  This f...read more
Saturday Movie
12:00 p.m.
 Saturday Movie
Saturday, Aug. 31, 12:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Watch a classic film or new favorite every Saturday. Snacks will be provided. 
Secret Life of Pets 2
12:00 PM
 Secret Life of Pets 2
Saturday, Aug. 31, 12:00 PMSecret Life of Pets
Linden Branch Library
Watch Secret Life of Pets 2 with popcorn and snacks at Linden Library on August 31st!
SAT/ACT Practice Tests
1:00 - 4:00 PM
 SAT/ACT Practice Tests
Saturday, Aug. 31, 1:00 - 4:00 PM
(7/20/19, 8/31/2019, 9/21/2019, 10/12/2019 & 11/2/2019)
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 above, come to the Cesar Chavez Central Library and take the SAT and/or ACT practice tests on paper or on a laptop. Taking the practice tests...read more
Adult Craft: Tissue Crafts (REGISTER)
2:00pm
Adult Craft: Tissue Crafts (REGISTER)
Saturday, Aug. 31, 2:00pm
Tracy Branch Library
For adults. Make something creative with craft tissue.Priority given to those who register in person, by phone (866-805-7323), or online starting August 17, 2019.
SAT/ACT Workshop
2:00 - 4:00 pm
 SAT/ACT Workshop
Saturday, Aug. 31, 2:00 - 4:00 pmSAT/ACT Workshop
Troke Branch Library
~  Learn about online, app and print resources to improve your scores!~  Explore our SAT/ACT Study Kits.~  Take sections of practice tests. 
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