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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.
Limit by location:      Limit by audience:
Linden Branch Library
Saturday, May. 30, 10:30 a.m.
Join us for fun stories and songs at the Linden Library!
Tracy Branch Library
Saturday, May. 30, 11 a.m. (Saturday March 28, 11:00 a.m., Saturday April 25, 11:00 a.m., Saturday May 30, 11:00 a.m., Saturday June 27, 11:00 a.m., Saturday July 25, 11:00 a.m., Saturday August 22, 11:00 a.m., Saturday September 26, 11:00 a.m., Saturday October 30, 11:00 a.m., Saturday November 28, 11:00 a.m., Saturday December 26, 11:00 a.m.)
The Tracy Library Adult Book Club meets on the 4th Saturday of every month. In the Wadsworth room.  Sponsored by Tracy Friends of the Library.
Tracy Library Chess
Tracy Branch Library
Saturday, May. 30, 12-2 p.m.
Learn to be a pawn star at the library's chess club! Join us as Chess Master Richard Beale leads the club in teaching and understanding chess strategies. All ages are welcome to participate in the instruction and playing, which begins at noon, and runs until 2 p.m. every Saturday. The Tracy Library Chess Club is a USCF (United States Chess Federation) affiliate.
To learn more about the Tracy Library Chess Club, visit their website or follow them on facebook.
Tracy Branch Library
Saturday, May. 30, 2:30 p.m.
It’s creating a visual representation of what you envision for your life. It allows you to define and clarify your aspirations, reinforce them and keep your intentions focused. Please bring any personal photos you might want to use. All other materials provided.


  Sponsored by Tracy Friends of the Library.
Magic The Gathering
Tracy Branch Library
Saturday, May. 30, 3:00-5:00pm
Let's play Magic! Magic the Gathering is a trade card game where you battle wizards with the use of magic, creatures, and more. New and experienced players are welcome. If you have your own cards, bring them! For all ages.

Text @tracyteens to 81010 to recieve text message reminders for upcoming teen programs. Standard text message charges may apply.
Tracy Branch Library
Monday, Jun. 1, 2:00 p.m.
Summer Reading is all about Super Heroes.  Come dressed as your favorite hero, whether cartoon or real.  Sign up for Summer Reading.  There will be face-painting, balloon art and crafts.  Free for all ages. Sponsored by Tracy Friends of the Library.
Mountain House Branch Library
Monday, Jun. 1, 4:15pm (Mondays, May 18, June 1, 15, 29, July 13, 27, Aug. 10, 24 4:10pm)
This is a bi-weekly book club for chapter book readers level 4.4 AR and above.  Read the book, discuss it with the club members and do a follow-up activity.   Books are available at circulation two weeks before the discussion date. Sponsored by Mountain House Friends of the Library.
Mountain House Branch Library
Monday, Jun. 1, 4:00pm

Sign up for Summer Reading at our "Every Hero Has a Story" Summer Reading
Kickoff.   Make a craft, get your bag, bookmark and a special prize for signing
up at this kickoff event.

Sponsored by Mountain House Friends of the Library.
Tracy Branch Library
Monday, Jun. 1, 6:00 p.m. (Mondays, Feb 2, 23, March 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, April 6, 13, 20, 27, May 4, 11, 18, June 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29, 6:00 p.m.)
Storytime for all age children and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement and lots of fun. 
Lathrop Branch Library
Tuesday, Jun. 2,
Sponsored by Lathrop Branch Library.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Tuesday, Jun. 2, 10:30 am
Sponsored by Friends of the Stockton Public Library.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Tuesday, Jun. 2, 10:00 - 1:00 p.m. (Tuesdays from 10:00 - 1:00 p.m.)
Sponsored by The San Joaquin Genealogical Society and the Stockton Friends of the Library..
Manteca Branch Library
Tuesday, Jun. 2, 10:30 am (Tuesdays )
Storytime for children 0-2 years of age and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement and lots of fun. 
Ripon Branch Library
Tuesday, Jun. 2, 10:30 a.m. (Tuesdays, 10:30 a.m.)
Weekly storytime for ages3-5. Half hour program includes sharing picturebooks, songs, fingerplays, active participation and lots of fun. Parent or guardian must stay with children.  Sponsored by Friends of the Ripon Memorial Library.
Troke Branch Library
Tuesday, Jun. 2, 10:15 - 11:00 am
Tracy Branch Library
Tuesday, Jun. 2, 10:30 a.m.
Storytime for children 0-2 years of age and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement and lots of fun. 
Troke Branch Library
Tuesday, Jun. 2, 11:15 AM (Tuesdays, June 2nd, July 7th, August 4th at 11:15 AM)
Troke Library is hosting a fun music program where parents and children can learn to enjoy music through stories, folksongs, finger plays, dances and circle games.Please contact Troke Library to reserve a spot for your child. Space is limited to 15 children.
Tracy Branch Library
Tuesday, Jun. 2, 11:00 a.m. (Tuesdays, June 2, 9, 16 & 23, 11 a.m.)
For the first 4 Tuesdays in June, Leyna Roget will be leading a yoga storytime starting at 11:00 am.  She will have stories along with yoga exercises and activities for the children.  We hope you will take advantage of this free offering. Sponsored by Tracy Friends of the Library.
Ripon Branch Library
Tuesday, Jun. 2, 1:00 p.m. (Tuesdays, June 2, 9, 16, 23, 1:00 p.m.)
Special Toddler and Preschooler Yoga Storytime will be presented by certified Yoga instructor Leyna Roget on the first 4 Tuesdays of June at 1:00 p.m. Join the fun and activity as Leyna blends stories with simple yoga exercises well-suited for little ones. 
Free. Limited space, so come a little early! Sponsored by Friends of the Ripon Memorial Library.
Linden Branch Library
Tuesday, Jun. 2, 3:30
Children ages 3-10 are encouraged to strengthen their Calm Mind & Happy Heart through fun yoga poses, animated breathing exercises, storytelling, cooperative games, music, and relaxation techniques. Sponsored by Friends of the Linden Library.
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