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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:
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Monday, Aug. 29, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. (Mondays 8/1/16, 8/15/16, 8/22/16 & 8/29/16 and Thursdays 9/8/16, 9/15/16, 9/22/16 & 9/29/16)
The Cesar Chavez library will offer the FREE computer classes for adults on the following dates and time:
  • Internet for Beginners - Monday August 1, 2016 from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.
  • Beginning MS Word 2010 - Monday August 15, 2016 from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.
  • Beginning MS Excel 2010 - Monday August 22, 2016 from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.
  • Beginning MS PowerPoint 2010 - Monday August 29, 2016 from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.
  • Basic Computer Skills - Thursday September 8, 2016 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Internet for Beginners - Thursday September 15, 2016 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Google Internet Searching - Thursday September 22, 2016 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Beginning MS Word - Thursday September 29, 2016 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Basic Computer Skills, Internet for Beginners & Google Internet Searching classes are designed for patrons who need to learn basic computer skills and become familiar with computer terminologies and applications. Patrons must have basic computer skills (such as how to use the mouse and the keyboard) prior to attending MS Word, Excel & PowerPoint 2010 classes. Patrons are encouraged to bring their laptops or personal devices to class. No registration is required. Patrons age 14 and older are welcome to attend the classes.

Continue the learning by checking out books, reviewing online databases, and searching the Internet – all for free at your local public library!
  Sponsored by The Friends of Stockton Public Library.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Tuesday, Aug. 30, 10 am
Volunteers from the San Joaquin Genealogical Socciety are on hand to help you with your family research questions using the resources at the Chavez Central Library.  They are in the 2nd floor genealogy section on the first and last Tuesday of each month from 10 to 1.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Thursday, Sep. 1, 10:30
Storytime for preschoolers and their parents/caregivers is held every week on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Join us for fun stories, rhymes, songs and movement and develop early literacy skills in your young children! Sponsored by Friends of the Stockton Public Library.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Tuesday, Sep. 6, 10 am
Volunteers from the San Joaquin Genealogical Socciety are on hand to help you with your family research questions using the resources at the Chavez Central Library.  They are in the 2nd floor genealogy section on the first and last Tuesday of each month from 10 to 1.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Tuesday, Sep. 6, 10:30 am
Come join the discussion. Our selected title for September is The Women, by T.C. Boyle, an account of Frank Lloyd Wright's life told through the experiences of the four women who loved him.  Copies are available at the Customer Service Desk at the Chavez Central Library.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Tuesday, Sep. 6, 3:30 p.m.
Come to this special program presented by the Great Valley Museum! Learn to identify different types of clouds, witness the strange effectsof wind, see a cloud form before your eyes, and touch lightning. Grades K-5.

Space is limited. Please register online. Sponsored by Friends of the Stockton Library.
Teen Advisory Group
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Wednesday, Sep. 7, 3:00-4:00
Teens, join us at the Cesar Chavez Central Library on September 7th at 3:00 p.m. for a first meting of the Teen Advisory Group. We want to know what you want to see at the library. Brainstorm, plan, and create programs, make crafts crafts, and more. Free food and drinks! Participation in TAG looks great on resumes, job applications, and college applications!  Hope to see you there.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Wednesday, Sep. 7, 3:30 p.m.
Teen volunteers provide free, drop-in homework assistance to K-6th grade students on Wednesdays from 3:30-5:30pm starting September 7th. Sponsored by Friends of the Stockton Library.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Thursday, Sep. 8, 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (Mondays 8/1/16, 8/15/16, 8/22/16 & 8/29/16 and Thursdays 9/8/16, 9/15/16, 9/22/16 & 9/29/16)
The Cesar Chavez library will offer the FREE computer classes for adults on the following dates and time:
  • Internet for Beginners - Monday August 1, 2016 from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.
  • Beginning MS Word 2010 - Monday August 15, 2016 from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.
  • Beginning MS Excel 2010 - Monday August 22, 2016 from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.
  • Beginning MS PowerPoint 2010 - Monday August 29, 2016 from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.
  • Basic Computer Skills - Thursday September 8, 2016 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Internet for Beginners - Thursday September 15, 2016 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Google Internet Searching - Thursday September 22, 2016 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Beginning MS Word - Thursday September 29, 2016 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Basic Computer Skills, Internet for Beginners & Google Internet Searching classes are designed for patrons who need to learn basic computer skills and become familiar with computer terminologies and applications. Patrons must have basic computer skills (such as how to use the mouse and the keyboard) prior to attending MS Word, Excel & PowerPoint 2010 classes. Patrons are encouraged to bring their laptops or personal devices to class. No registration is required. Patrons age 14 and older are welcome to attend the classes.

Continue the learning by checking out books, reviewing online databases, and searching the Internet – all for free at your local public library!
  Sponsored by The Friends of Stockton Public Library.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Thursday, Sep. 8, 10:30
Storytime for preschoolers and their parents/caregivers is held every week on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Join us for fun stories, rhymes, songs and movement and develop early literacy skills in your young children! Sponsored by Friends of the Stockton Public Library.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Tuesday, Sep. 13, 3:30 p.m.
Families, come enjoy playing games at various skill levels in the Children's Room! Meet us every third Tuesday of each month at 3:30 p.m.

 
  Sponsored by Friends of the Stockton Public Library.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Wednesday, Sep. 14, 3:30 p.m.
Teen volunteers provide free, drop-in homework assistance to K-6th grade students on Wednesdays from 3:30-5:30pm starting September 7th. Sponsored by Friends of the Stockton Library.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Thursday, Sep. 15, 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (Mondays 8/1/16, 8/15/16, 8/22/16 & 8/29/16 and Thursdays 9/8/16, 9/15/16, 9/22/16 & 9/29/16)
The Cesar Chavez library will offer the FREE computer classes for adults on the following dates and time:
  • Internet for Beginners - Monday August 1, 2016 from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.
  • Beginning MS Word 2010 - Monday August 15, 2016 from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.
  • Beginning MS Excel 2010 - Monday August 22, 2016 from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.
  • Beginning MS PowerPoint 2010 - Monday August 29, 2016 from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.
  • Basic Computer Skills - Thursday September 8, 2016 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Internet for Beginners - Thursday September 15, 2016 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Google Internet Searching - Thursday September 22, 2016 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Beginning MS Word - Thursday September 29, 2016 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Basic Computer Skills, Internet for Beginners & Google Internet Searching classes are designed for patrons who need to learn basic computer skills and become familiar with computer terminologies and applications. Patrons must have basic computer skills (such as how to use the mouse and the keyboard) prior to attending MS Word, Excel & PowerPoint 2010 classes. Patrons are encouraged to bring their laptops or personal devices to class. No registration is required. Patrons age 14 and older are welcome to attend the classes.

Continue the learning by checking out books, reviewing online databases, and searching the Internet – all for free at your local public library!
  Sponsored by The Friends of Stockton Public Library.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Thursday, Sep. 15, 10:30
Storytime for preschoolers and their parents/caregivers is held every week on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Join us for fun stories, rhymes, songs and movement and develop early literacy skills in your young children! Sponsored by Friends of the Stockton Public Library.
Teencrafternoon for
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Thursday, Sep. 15, 4:00 p.m. (9/15/16, 10/20/16, 11/17/16 & 12/15/16)
Interested in craft? Cesar Chavez Central library will host a monthly craft program for teens age 11 to 18 every 3rd Thursday from 4:00 to 5:00 starting in August 2016. Craft themes vary each month. Come and join us for a fun and crafty time. Refreshment and craft supplies will be provided. Sponsored by The Friends of the Stockton Public Library.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Monday, Sep. 19, 5:30 p.m. (Sept 19, Oct 3, 17, Nov 7, 21, Dec 5, & 19, 5:30 p.m.)
There will be Sign Language Instruction the 1st and 3rd Monday of every month (*this is a change in the schedule, used to be every Monday) starting as of July 11th.  Check the calendar for the dates.  We will be skipping September 5th, so there will be a 2 week break at that time.  The program goes from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. in the Children's Program Room.  Ask at the Children's Information desk for directions.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Wednesday, Sep. 21, 3:30 p.m.
Teen volunteers provide free, drop-in homework assistance to K-6th grade students on Wednesdays from 3:30-5:30pm starting September 7th. Sponsored by Friends of the Stockton Library.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Thursday, Sep. 22, 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (Mondays 8/1/16, 8/15/16, 8/22/16 & 8/29/16 and Thursdays 9/8/16, 9/15/16, 9/22/16 & 9/29/16)
The Cesar Chavez library will offer the FREE computer classes for adults on the following dates and time:
  • Internet for Beginners - Monday August 1, 2016 from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.
  • Beginning MS Word 2010 - Monday August 15, 2016 from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.
  • Beginning MS Excel 2010 - Monday August 22, 2016 from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.
  • Beginning MS PowerPoint 2010 - Monday August 29, 2016 from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.
  • Basic Computer Skills - Thursday September 8, 2016 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Internet for Beginners - Thursday September 15, 2016 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Google Internet Searching - Thursday September 22, 2016 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Beginning MS Word - Thursday September 29, 2016 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Basic Computer Skills, Internet for Beginners & Google Internet Searching classes are designed for patrons who need to learn basic computer skills and become familiar with computer terminologies and applications. Patrons must have basic computer skills (such as how to use the mouse and the keyboard) prior to attending MS Word, Excel & PowerPoint 2010 classes. Patrons are encouraged to bring their laptops or personal devices to class. No registration is required. Patrons age 14 and older are welcome to attend the classes.

Continue the learning by checking out books, reviewing online databases, and searching the Internet – all for free at your local public library!
  Sponsored by The Friends of Stockton Public Library.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Thursday, Sep. 22, 10:30
Storytime for preschoolers and their parents/caregivers is held every week on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Join us for fun stories, rhymes, songs and movement and develop early literacy skills in your young children! Sponsored by Friends of the Stockton Public Library.
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Tuesday, Sep. 27, 10 am
Volunteers from the San Joaquin Genealogical Socciety are on hand to help you with your family research questions using the resources at the Chavez Central Library.  They are in the 2nd floor genealogy section on the first and last Tuesday of each month from 10 to 1.
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