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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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Tracy Branch Library
Monday, Dec. 22, 6:00 p.m. (Mondays, Oct 6, 20, 27, Nov 3, 10, 17, 24, Dec 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29, 10:30 a.m.)
Family Storytime is for children of all ages.  There will be books read and activities performed for a fun time of sharing together as a family. Sponsored by Tracy Friends of the Library.
Tracy Branch Library
Tuesday, Dec. 23, 10:30 a.m. (Tuesdays, Sept 2, 9, 16, 23, 20, Oct 7, 14, 21, 28, Nov 4, 18, 25, Dec 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30, 11:15 a.m.)
Special baby storytime for newborn to 18 months old and their caregivers, includes simple rhymes, activities, and books to encourage intellectual and social growth.
  Sponsored by Tracy Friends of the Library.
Tracy Branch Library
Tuesday, Dec. 23, 11:15 a.m. (Tuesdays, Sept 2, 9, 16, 23, 20, Oct 7, 14, 21, 28, Nov 4, 18, 25, Dec 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30, 11:15 a.m.)
Preschool storytimes are designed for toddlers and preschoolers and feature 30 minutes of stories, fingerplays, and other age appropriate activities.
Tracy Library Chess
Tracy Branch Library
Saturday, Dec. 27, 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
Monday, Dec. 29, 6:00 p.m. (Mondays, Oct 6, 20, 27, Nov 3, 10, 17, 24, Dec 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29, 10:30 a.m.)
Family Storytime is for children of all ages.  There will be books read and activities performed for a fun time of sharing together as a family. Sponsored by Tracy Friends of the Library.
Tracy Library Chess
Tracy Branch Library
Saturday, Jan. 3, 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
Monday, Jan. 5, 2:00pm
Register Online
Learn to use Microsoft Office and the internet to get your school work done. For 5th to 12th graders.

Word (Monday, January 5th 2:00pm)
Powerpoint (Thursday, January 8th 4:00pm)
Excel (Monday, January 12th 2:00pm)
Online Research (Thursday, January 14th 4:00pm)

Register in person, by phone, or online. Registartion begins three weeks before the date of the class.
Tracy Branch Library
Monday, Jan. 5, 3:30 p.m. (Mondays, Oct 6, 20, 27, Nov 3, 10, 17, 24, Dec 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, Jan 12, 19 & 26, 3:30 p.m.)
Beginning Chapter Book Club is for students in grades 3rd - 5th.  A book is given to each student which they will read at home.  We will then discuss the book together and do an activity when we meet.  No sign-ups necessary. Sponsored by Tracy Friends of the Library.
Tracy Branch Library
Monday, Jan. 5, 3:00 p.m. (Mondays, Sept 9, 16, 23, 30, Oct 7, 21, 28, Nov 4, 18, 25, Dec 1, 8, 15, Jan 5, 12, 26, Feb 2 & 23, 3:00 p.m.)
Easy Reader Book Club is for students in grades K-2nd grade.  A book is given to each student which they will read at home.  We will then discuss the book together and do an activity when we meet.  No sign-ups necessary. Sponsored by Tracy Friends of the Library.
Give Every Child A C
Tracy Branch Library
Monday, Jan. 5, 3:30-5:30pm
Free K-12 Tutoring!

Give Every Child A Chance, a non-profit based out of Manteca, provides FREE one-on-one tutoring for K-12 students at the Tracy Branch Library on Mondays and Wednesdays. If your child is an IEP student, failing a subject, or can provide a strong teacher recommendation for academic assitance please pick up an application at the library or online (http://www.gecac.net/oneononetutoring.html).

If you wish to become a volunteer tutor you can also pick up an application at the library or online (http://www.gecac.net/volunteermentor.html).

For more information, please contact GECAC at (209) 825-7003 or visit their website (www.gecac.net).
Homework Help
Tracy Branch Library
Monday, Jan. 5, 3:30-5:30pm
Teen volunteers will be available to provide drop-in homework assistance to K-6 students. If you wish to be a volunteer, please get an application from the checkout desk.

 
Tracy Branch Library
Tuesday, Jan. 6, 4:00-5:00pm
For 7th to 12th graders.

Do you like food? We have it! Do you like games? We'll provide a selection of video games, card games, and board games and you're welcome to bring your own games, too. Come hang out with us at the library!

Text @tracyteens to 209-451-9982 to recieve text message reminders for upcoming teen programs. Standard text message charges may apply.  Sponsored by Tracy Friends of the LIbrary.
Tracy Branch Library
Tuesday, Jan. 6, 4:00-5:00pm
For 7th to 1`2th graders.

 
Covered California E
Tracy Branch Library
Wednesday, Jan. 7, 1.00 pm (Wednesday November 19, 1 p.m., Wednesday December 3,10, 17, 1 p.m., Wednesday January 7, 14, 21, 28, 1 p.m., Wednesday February 4, 11, 1 p.m.)
Open enrollment and an educational workshop on Covered California with Sheila Farris-Bigg.
Tracy Branch Library
Wednesday, Jan. 7, 10:00 a.m. & 2:00 p.m.

The Tracy Branch Library will be offering the following computer classes:
•  Wednesday, January 7, 2015 @ 10:00 a.m. – Downloading eBooks & eAudiobooks from OverDrive and Axis 360 
•  Thursday, January 8, 2015 @ 10:00 a.m. & 2:00 p.m. - Open Questions 
•  Wednesday, January 14, 2015 @ 10:00 a.m. – Downloading eBooks & eAudiobooks from OverDrive and Axis 360 
•  Thursday, January 15, 2015 @ 10:00 a.m. - Basic Computer Skills
•  Thursday, January 15, 2015 @ 2:00 p.m. - Beginning Internet
•  Monday, March 30, 2015 @ 10:00 a.m. – Basic MS Word 2010
•  Monday, March 30, 2015 @ 2:00 p.m. - Basic MS Excel 2010
•  Wednesday, April 1, 2015 @ 10:00 a.m. & 2:00 p.m. – Creating a Professional-Looking Resume Using Templates 
•  Wednesday, April 8, 2015 @ 10:00 a.m. - Basic Computer Skills
•  Wednesday, April 8, 2015 @ 2:00 p.m. - Beginning Internet
•  Thursday, April 9, 2015 @ 10:00 a.m. – Beginning Internet
•  Thursday, April 9, 2015 @ 2:00 p.m. – Google Searching


These 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 Basic MS Word, Basic MS Excel, and Resume classes. Patrons are encouraged to bring their laptops or personal devices to class.

Continue the learning by checking out books, reviewing online databases, and searching the Internet – all for free at your local public library!



  Sponsored by Library Services and Technology Act grant.
Give Every Child A C
Tracy Branch Library
Wednesday, Jan. 7, 3:30-5:30pm
Free K-12 Tutoring!

Give Every Child A Chance, a non-profit based out of Manteca, provides FREE one-on-one tutoring for K-12 students at the Tracy Branch Library on Mondays and Wednesdays. If your child is an IEP student, failing a subject, or can provide a strong teacher recommendation for academic assitance please pick up an application at the library or online (http://www.gecac.net/oneononetutoring.html).

If you wish to become a volunteer tutor you can also pick up an application at the library or online (http://www.gecac.net/volunteermentor.html).

For more information, please contact GECAC at (209) 825-7003 or visit their website (www.gecac.net).
Homework Help
Tracy Branch Library
Wednesday, Jan. 7, 3:30-5:30pm
Teen volunteers will be available to provide drop-in homework assistance to K-6 students. If you wish to be a volunteer, please get an application from the checkout desk.

 
Tracy Branch Library
Thursday, Jan. 8, 10:00 a.m. & 2:00 p.m.

The Tracy Branch Library will be offering the following computer classes:
•  Wednesday, January 7, 2015 @ 10:00 a.m. – Downloading eBooks & eAudiobooks from OverDrive and Axis 360 
•  Thursday, January 8, 2015 @ 10:00 a.m. & 2:00 p.m. - Open Questions 
•  Wednesday, January 14, 2015 @ 10:00 a.m. – Downloading eBooks & eAudiobooks from OverDrive and Axis 360 
•  Thursday, January 15, 2015 @ 10:00 a.m. - Basic Computer Skills
•  Thursday, January 15, 2015 @ 2:00 p.m. - Beginning Internet
•  Monday, March 30, 2015 @ 10:00 a.m. – Basic MS Word 2010
•  Monday, March 30, 2015 @ 2:00 p.m. - Basic MS Excel 2010
•  Wednesday, April 1, 2015 @ 10:00 a.m. & 2:00 p.m. – Creating a Professional-Looking Resume Using Templates 
•  Wednesday, April 8, 2015 @ 10:00 a.m. - Basic Computer Skills
•  Wednesday, April 8, 2015 @ 2:00 p.m. - Beginning Internet
•  Thursday, April 9, 2015 @ 10:00 a.m. – Beginning Internet
•  Thursday, April 9, 2015 @ 2:00 p.m. – Google Searching


These 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 Basic MS Word, Basic MS Excel, and Resume classes. Patrons are encouraged to bring their laptops or personal devices to class.

Continue the learning by checking out books, reviewing online databases, and searching the Internet – all for free at your local public library!



  Sponsored by Library Services and Technology Act grant.
Tracy Branch Library
Thursday, Jan. 8, 4:00pm
Register Online
Learn to use Microsoft Office and the internet to get your school work done. For 5th to 12th graders.

Word (Monday, January 5th 2:00pm)
Powerpoint (Thursday, January 8th 4:00pm)
Excel (Monday, January 12th 2:00pm)
Online Research (Thursday, January 14th 4:00pm)

Register in person, by phone, or online. Registartion begins three weeks before the date of the class.
English Conversation
Tracy Branch Library
Friday, Jan. 9, 4:00 p.m. (Friday, September 5, 12, & 26, 4 p.m.; Friday, October 3, 17, & 24, 4 p.m.; Friday November 14, 4 p.m.; Friday December 5 & 19, 4 p.m.; January 9 & 30, 4 p.m.)
 English Conversation Club
Tracy Public Library
Friday, Sep. 5, 4:00 pm
The English Conversation Club will meet  on various Fridays, Begining September 5, 2014 at 4:00 pm in the Wadsworth Room at the library. This program is for ESL adults (English as a Second Language Learners) who wish to practice their English language skills in a casual and relaxed environment.  Sponsored by Tracy Friends of the  Library. Sponsored by Tracy Friends of the Library.
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