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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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Family Storytime
10:15am
 Family Storytime
Friday, Nov. 1, 10:15am
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Join us every Friday at 10:15 for this half-hour program for famililes. We will share fun, colorful picture books, sing happy songs, and make simple, cute crafts to take home.
All About Baby
10:30 am
 All About Baby
Friday, Nov. 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
Drop-In Tech Help
11:00 am
 Drop-In Tech Help
Friday, Nov. 1, 11:00 amDrop-In Tech Help
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Need one-on-one assistance with a tech issue? 
Conversation Club
12:30 PM
 Conversation Club
Friday, Nov. 1, 12:30 PMConversation Club
Linden Branch Library
For Adults. Practice your English skills in a relaxed setting.
Exploring Music
3:00 p.m.
 Exploring Music
Friday, Nov. 1, 3:00 p.m.
(Fridays, September 6 & November 1, 3:00 p.m.)

Thornton Branch Library
Try out different musical instruments.
Makerspace
3:00pm
 Makerspace
Friday, Nov. 1, 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
Teen & Tween Anime Club
3:00-4:30 PM
 Teen & Tween Anime Club
Friday, Nov. 1, 3:00-4:30 PMTeen & Tween Anime C
Fair Oaks Library
Create anime inspired art while watching your favorite anime series!  All materials supplied, Ages 12 & up 
Ballet Folklorico Dance Troupe
3:30 pm
 Ballet Folklorico Dance Troupe
Friday, Nov. 1, 3:30 pmBallet Folklorico Da
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Come see traditional Mexican dances and learn a few moves!
Fiesta de Muertos
3:30 pm-4:30 pm
 Fiesta de Muertos
Friday, Nov. 1, 3:30 pm-4:30 pmFiesta de Muertos
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Come dressed up as a catrina or skeleton and enjoy a celebration of the Mexican cultural holiday, Day of the Dead, or Dia de Muertos. We'll be doing crafts, games and learning about what the holiday is meant to commemorate. 

Happy Something Day: Animal Shelter Appreciation Day
3:30 pm
Happy Something Day: Animal Shelter Appreciation Day
Friday, Nov. 1, 3:30 pmHappy Something Day:
Stribley Micro Library
Celebrate a holiday each month with the Library! 
Dia De Muertos Craft
3:30pm
 Dia De Muertos Craft
Friday, Nov. 1, 3:30pm
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Come join us as we paint mini altars to take home and display. Limited supplies available. Open to all ages.
Now Showing!
4:00 p.m.
 Now Showing!
Friday, Nov. 1, 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. 
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Mountain House Library CLOSED 6/15/19-3/1/2020 Due to Road Construction.
Mountain House Library CLOSED 6/15/19-3/1/2020 Due to Road Construction.
Saturday, Nov. 2
Mountain House Branch Library
The Mountain House Library will be closed from 6/15/19-3/1/2020 due to road construction and the library move. 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...read more
Wills & Trusts Information
10:15am
 Wills & Trusts Information
Saturday, Nov. 2, 10:15amWills & Trusts Infor
Tracy Branch Library
For Adults. Learn about wills and trusts. Ask any questions you need answered.
Saturday Storytime
10:15 am
 Saturday Storytime
Saturday, Nov. 2, 10:15 amSaturday Storytime
Troke Branch Library
Join us for fun stories and songs on Saturday mornings at 10:15am. 
Preschool Storytime!
10:30 AM
 Preschool Storytime!
Saturday, Nov. 2, 10:30 AMPreschool Storytime!
Linden Branch Library
Join us for songs and a storytime at the Linden Library!
Tinker Tots
11:00 am
 Tinker Tots
Saturday, Nov. 2, 11:00 amTinker Tots
Arnold Rue Micro Library
All 0-5 year olds are welcome to this STEM-centered playtime!
Make Your Own Dream Catcher
11:00 am
 Make Your Own Dream Catcher
Saturday, Nov. 2, 11:00 amMake Your Own Dream
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Make your own custom dream catcher while learning about the lore and history!
Crafters Club: Paint Marbling
11:00 am
 Crafters Club: Paint Marbling
Saturday, Nov. 2, 11:00 amCrafters Club: Paint
Stribley Micro Library
Get a crash course in marbling with paint at the library!
Family Storytime
11:30 am
 Family Storytime
Saturday, Nov. 2, 11:30 am
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Storytime for all ages with stories, poetry, songs, and so much more.
Science Saturday: Cookie Mining
12:00 p.m.
 Science Saturday: Cookie Mining
Saturday, Nov. 2, 12:00 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Join us for a fun cookie mining geology lesson.
Saturday Movie
12:00 p.m.
 Saturday Movie
Saturday, Nov. 2, 12:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Watch a classic film or new favorite every Saturday. Snacks will be provided. 
Adult Craft: Candy Dishes [REGISTER]
1:00pm
Adult Craft: Candy Dishes [REGISTER]
Saturday, Nov. 2, 1:00pmAdult Craft: Candy D
Tracy Branch Library
For Adults. Make a candy dish. Space is linited. Priority will be given to those who register starting October 26, 2019. 
Exploring the MakerSpace Room
1:00 - 4:00 pm
 Exploring the MakerSpace Room
Saturday, Nov. 2, 1:00 - 4:00 pmExploring the MakerS
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teens and adults,You're invited to the MakerSpace room located on the 2nd floor at the Cesar Chavez Central Library, where you can explore high tech equipment like 3D printers (MakerBot Replicator), virtual reality headset and gear (Oculus Rift), electronic cutting machine (Cricut), el...read more
SAT/ACT Practice Tests
1:00 - 4:00 PM
 SAT/ACT Practice Tests
Saturday, Nov. 2, 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
Young Eagle Spirit Dance Group
2:00 p.m.
 Young Eagle Spirit Dance Group
Saturday, Nov. 2, 2:00 p.m.
Ripon Branch Library
Join us for an afternoon of Native American Dancing.  This program is for all ages.
Random Crafts: Thanksgiving
2-3pm
 Random Crafts: Thanksgiving
Saturday, Nov. 2, 2-3pmRandom Crafts: Thank
Troke Branch Library
Complete a seasonal craft to decorate your Thanksgiving table.All ages welcome!  Skill level 8 years old and up, including adults.
TinkerSpace & Tech Time
2:30 to 4:00 PM
 TinkerSpace & Tech Time
Saturday, Nov. 2, 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.  
Native Peoples and Plants
2:30 pm
 Native Peoples and Plants
Saturday, Nov. 2, 2:30 pm
Manteca Branch Library
Join us as we explore traditional land stewardship techniques of Native American tribes and First Nation peoples. Being a steward of the land has long been an integral part of Native American culture. Using stories and building tribal traditions, native peoples identified plants, their uses, their g...read more
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Preschool & Toddler Storytime
10:15am
 Preschool & Toddler Storytime
Monday, Nov. 4, 10:15am
(Mondays & Tuesdays/ 10:15am)
Preschool & Toddler
Troke Branch Library
Please join us for a storytime on Mondays & Tuesdays at 10:15am. We will have lots of fun with stories, songs and finger plays. Name tags are given to kids starting 10:00am.Story Themes are:- September: Back to School & Animals- October: Spooky stories & Harvest & Autumn- November: M...read more
Stay & Play
10:45-11:15am
 Stay & Play
Monday, Nov. 4, 10:45-11:15amStay & Play
Troke Branch Library
On Mondays and Tuesdays from 10:45-11:15am starting Tuesday, May 7, 2019.
Monday Morning Matinee
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
 Monday Morning Matinee
Monday, Nov. 4, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PMMonday Morning Matin
Fair Oaks Library
Special movie showing for adults looking to watch a new movie without the new movie price! 
Study Buddies
2:30-4:00 PM
 Study Buddies
Monday, Nov. 4, 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.
Sewing Pajama Pants with Delia Davila
3:00 - 5:00 PM
Sewing Pajama Pants with Delia Davila
Monday, Nov. 4, 3:00 - 5:00 PMSewing Pajama Pants
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Come learn to trace pajama pants pattern and sew them with instructor Delia Davila at the Cesar Chavez Central Library on Monday 11/4/19 and Tuesday 11/5/19 from 3 to 5 pm. Participants must know how to use an electric sewing machine prior to attending the class and are required to attend both days....read more
Kids Book Club
3:00pm
 Kids Book Club
Monday, Nov. 4, 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.
English Conversation Club
3:30 pm to 5 pm
 English Conversation Club
Monday, Nov. 4, 3:30 pm to 5 pmEnglish Conversation
Troke Branch Library
Come to the English Conversation Club to practice your English skills in a fun and low-key setting. This is a free program, and all English-learners are welcome.The program will return from summer break on September 30, 2019. 
Homework Help
3:30pm
 Homework Help
Monday, Nov. 4, 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
Exploring the MakerSpace Room
4:00 - 7:00 pm
 Exploring the MakerSpace Room
Monday, Nov. 4, 4:00 - 7:00 pmExploring the MakerS
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teens and adults,You're invited to the MakerSpace room located on the 2nd floor at the Cesar Chavez Central Library, where you can explore high tech equipment like 3D printers (MakerBot Replicator), virtual reality headset and gear (Oculus Rift), electronic cutting machine (Cricut), el...read more
Chess Club
4:00 p.m.
 Chess Club
Monday, Nov. 4, 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.
Maker Monday
4:00 pm
 Maker Monday
Monday, Nov. 4, 4:00 pm
Manteca Branch Library
Explore a wide variety of maker-style crafts and activities, such as Legos, Marble Runs, Do-it-Yourself Crafts, and much more. Each program will offer a variety of activities and all supplies will be provided. For people of all ages.
Homework Help
4 pm - 5:30 p.m.
 Homework Help
Monday, Nov. 4, 4 pm - 5:30 p.m.Homework Help
Cesar Chavez Central Library
K-6 graders, need some help with your homework?Teen and adult volunteers will provide drop-in homework assistance to you on Mondays and Wednesdays from 4 to 5:30 pm starting Sept. 2, 2019 in the Children's Program Room. Please note: This program will not run on library closed days or when S...read more
Chess Club
5:30-6:30 p.m.
 Chess Club
Monday, Nov. 4, 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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English Conversation Club / Club de Conversación en inglés
10:00 am
English Conversation Club / Club de Conversación en inglés
Tuesday, Nov. 5, 10:00 amEnglish Conversation
Cesar Chavez Central Library
English Conversation Club / Club de Conversación en inglés
Bookmobile at Wicklund Park
10:00am
 Bookmobile at Wicklund Park
Tuesday, Nov. 5, 10:00am
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, Nov. 5, 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. 
Preschool & Toddler Storytime
10:15am
 Preschool & Toddler Storytime
Tuesday, Nov. 5, 10:15am
(Mondays & Tuesdays/ 10:15am)
Preschool & Toddler
Troke Branch Library
Please join us for a storytime on Mondays & Tuesdays at 10:15am. We will have lots of fun with stories, songs and finger plays. Name tags are given to kids starting 10:00am.Story Themes are:- September: Back to School & Animals- October: Spooky stories & Harvest & Autumn- November: M...read more
Spanish-English Storytime
10:15am
 Spanish-English Storytime
Tuesday, Nov. 5, 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. 
Bingo Club
10:30 am
 Bingo Club
Tuesday, Nov. 5, 10:30 amBingo Club
Stribley Micro Library
Bring a friend or make new ones at our monthly bingo club
Baby Storytime
10:30am
 Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Nov. 5, 10:30amBaby Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
It's Baby Storytime at the Tracy Branch!Bring your infant to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun. Designed for lapsit: 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, Nov. 5, 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.
All About Baby Storytime
10:30 am
 All About Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Nov. 5, 10:30 am
Manteca Branch Library
Storytime for children 0-2 years of age and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement and lots of fun. 
Chavez Book Club
10:30:am
 Chavez Book Club
Tuesday, Nov. 5, 10:30:am
(Tuesdays, October 22 & November 5, 10:30 am)
Chavez Book Club
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Our selection for November is The Passion of Artemisia by Susan Vreeland.From extraordinary highs - patronage by the Medicis, friendship with Galileo and, most importantly of all, beautiful and outstandingly original paintings - to rape by her father's colleague, torture by the Inquisition, life...read more
Preschool Playtime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Playtime
Tuesday, Nov. 5, 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
Stay & Play
10:45-11:15am
 Stay & Play
Tuesday, Nov. 5, 10:45-11:15amStay & Play
Troke Branch Library
On Mondays and Tuesdays from 10:45-11:15am starting Tuesday, May 7, 2019.
Preschool Storytime
11:15am
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Nov. 5, 11:15amPreschool Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
Bring your preschoolers (age 3-5) to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun; older siblings welcome!Note: No storytime July 9, December 24, or December 31, 2019
Tech Know-How
1:00 - 5:00 pm
 Tech Know-How
Tuesday, Nov. 5, 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!
Dia de Los Muertos Craft
1:00 pm
 Dia de Los Muertos Craft
Tuesday, Nov. 5, 1:00 pmDia de Los Muertos C
Stribley Micro Library
Celebrate the holiday with a fun craft
Dogs & Donuts
2:00-4:00PM
 Dogs & Donuts
Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2:00-4:00PMDogs & Donuts
Weston Ranch Branch Library
If you have a sweet tooth and are looking to adopt a new fur friend, then this event is perfect for you! Delta Humane Society will have dogs available for adoption.  Stop by, grab a donut & show some love to these wonderful doggies! 
Exploring the MakerSpace Room
2:00 - 5:00 pm
 Exploring the MakerSpace Room
Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2:00 - 5:00 pmExploring the MakerS
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teens and adults,You're invited to the MakerSpace room located on the 2nd floor at the Cesar Chavez Central Library, where you can explore high tech equipment like 3D printers (MakerBot Replicator), virtual reality headset and gear (Oculus Rift), electronic cutting machine (Cricut), el...read more
Sewing Pajama Pants with Delia Davila
3:00 - 5:00 PM
Sewing Pajama Pants with Delia Davila
Tuesday, Nov. 5, 3:00 - 5:00 PMSewing Pajama Pants
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Come learn to trace pajama pants pattern and sew them with instructor Delia Davila at the Cesar Chavez Central Library on Monday 11/4/19 and Tuesday 11/5/19 from 3 to 5 pm. Participants must know how to use an electric sewing machine prior to attending the class and are required to attend both days....read more

Fair Oaks Story Time
3:00-3:30 PM
 Fair Oaks Story Time
Tuesday, Nov. 5, 3:00-3:30 PMFair Oaks Story Time
Fair Oaks Library
Storytime for all ages with stories, poetry, songs, and so much more.  
Books in the Barnyard
3:00-4:00 PM
 Books in the Barnyard
Tuesday, Nov. 5, 3:00-4:00 PMBooks in the Barnyar
Fair Oaks Library
Come practice your reading skills with a friend from Harvest Home Animal Sanctuary!
Happy Something Day: Feliz Dia de Los Muertos
3:30 pm
Happy Something Day: Feliz Dia de Los Muertos
Tuesday, Nov. 5, 3:30 pmHappy Something Day:
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Celebrate a holiday each month with the Library!
Berry Ink and Quill
3:30 pm
 Berry Ink and Quill
Tuesday, Nov. 5, 3:30 pm
Ripon Branch Library
Attend this special workshop and explore the wonderful art that can be made from nature!  Make ink from berries and a quill pen with New Mettle Farms.For kids ages 8 and up. 
Teen Gaming Day
3:30 pm
 Teen Gaming Day
Tuesday, Nov. 5, 3:30 pmTeen Gaming Day
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Who will be the VB Gaming champion? 
Teen Game Day
4:00pm
 Teen Game Day
Tuesday, Nov. 5, 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
Math Easy Tutoring
4-6pm
 Math Easy Tutoring
Tuesday, Nov. 5, 4-6pmMath 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. 
STEM: Learning About Chain Reactions with Craft Sticks
4:00 pm
STEM: Learning About Chain Reactions with Craft Sticks
Tuesday, Nov. 5, 4:00 pm
Mountain House Branch Library
What are chain reactions? How do they work? Kids will have lots of fun as they learn to set up a chain of craft sticks in just the right way and then watch them react to a triggering event--Whoosh! Or, is it more like--Kaboom! Come to this program and find out. It will be held at the Mountain House ...read more
Taste Test Travel: Gluten-Free Edition
4:00 p.m.
Taste Test Travel: Gluten-Free Edition
Tuesday, Nov. 5, 4:00 p.m.Taste Test Travel: G
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Explore different cultures through food as we sample small bites from around the world. Experience a familiar flavor or discover something new and unexpected. In honor of Gluten-Free Diet Awareness Month, we'll try gluten-free snacks and food items.  Food ...read more
Home Work Helpers
4-6 pm
 Home Work Helpers
Tuesday, Nov. 5, 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
Teen STEAM: Fine Arts - 3D Drawing
4-5:30pm
Teen STEAM: Fine Arts - 3D Drawing
Tuesday, Nov. 5, 4-5:30pmTeen STEAM: Fine Art
Troke Branch Library
Learn 3D drawing techniques, and go home with a finished still life drawing.Ages 12-17
Stitch & Share
4:30 PM
 Stitch & Share
Tuesday, Nov. 5, 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, Nov. 5, 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
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CookBook Club
12:30 p.m.
 CookBook Club
Wednesday, Nov. 6, 12:30 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
November 6th's CookBook Club will meet at 12:30pm instead of 11:30am. Thank you for your understanding!Please note that the CookBook Club is changing dates! We will now be meeting on the first Wednesday of every month!Love cooking and trying out different recipes? Want to share your favorite cul...read more
Gadget Clinic
1:00 p.m.
 Gadget Clinic
Wednesday, Nov. 6, 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.   
Sensory Storytime
1:00 pm
 Sensory Storytime
Wednesday, Nov. 6, 1:00 pmSensory Storytime
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Designed for our young patrons with special needs, this storytime is sure to Engage!
Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead
1:30 PM
 Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead
Wednesday, Nov. 6, 1:30 PMFull S.T.E.A.M. Ahea
Linden Branch Library
Come to the Linden Branch Library for a S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Mathematic) themed craft.
Troke Knitters
2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
 Troke Knitters
Wednesday, Nov. 6, 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, Nov. 6, 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, Nov. 6, 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, Nov. 6, 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
Wonder Wednesday
3:30 pm
 Wonder Wednesday
Wednesday, Nov. 6, 3:30 pm
Lathrop Branch Library
Science themed arts and crafts with a new project every month!
Happy Something Day: Disney Day
3:30 pm
 Happy Something Day: Disney Day
Wednesday, Nov. 6, 3:30 pmHappy Something Day:
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Celebrate a holiday each month with the Library! 
Code Talkers
3:30 pm
 Code Talkers
Wednesday, Nov. 6, 3:30 pmCode Talkers
Stribley Micro Library
Can you break the codes before time runs out?
Lego Club
3:30 pm
 Lego Club
Wednesday, Nov. 6, 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
Family Storytime
3:30 pm
 Family Storytime
Wednesday, Nov. 6, 3:30 pmFamily Storytime
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Read, play, and sing songs here at the Library!
Math Easy Tutoring
4-6pm
 Math Easy Tutoring
Wednesday, Nov. 6, 4-6pmMath 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. 
Pumpkin Seeds Fall Tree
4:00pm
 Pumpkin Seeds Fall Tree
Wednesday, Nov. 6, 4:00pm
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Join us as we craft together Fall Trees with colored pumpkin seeds. Decorate the tree to your liking with different colors. Open to all ages. Supplies will be provided. 
Lego Building Fun! @ the MH Firehouse
4:00pm
Lego Building Fun! @ the MH Firehouse
Wednesday, Nov. 6, 4:00pm
Mountain House Branch Library
Come have fun constructing lego buildings, machines, and more at our Lego Building Fun Program.  This program is for 4 year olds and above.  We are still taking donations of Legos and Duplos so we can build bigger and better projects.  
Home Work Helpers
4-6 pm
 Home Work Helpers
Wednesday, Nov. 6, 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
MakerSpace Hour
4:30 pm
 MakerSpace Hour
Wednesday, Nov. 6, 4:30 pm MakerSpace Hour
Troke Branch Library
Makerspace Hour happens monthly, on the first Wednesday afternoon. This program offers S.T.E.A.M. activities (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics) in an informal learning environment.
Homework Help
4 pm - 5:30 pm
 Homework Help
Wednesday, Nov. 6, 4 pm - 5:30 pmHomework Help
Cesar Chavez Central Library
K-6 graders, do you need some help with your homework?Teen and adult volunteers will provide drop-in homework assistance to you on Mondays and Wednesdays from 4 to 5:30 pm starting Sept. 4, 2019 in the Children's Program Room. Please note: This program will not run on library closed days or...read more
Writer’s Lab
4pm-5:30pm
 Writer’s Lab
Wednesday, Nov. 6, 4pm-5:30pmWriter’s Lab
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Join us every Wednesday from 4pm to 5:30pm for Writer's Lab in the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library.  Get instant help with your essays, reports, creative writing projects, business proposals and more. Guaranteed improvements to your manuscripts with the help of our professional staff...read more
Beginning Yoga and Pilates
6:00 p.m.
 Beginning Yoga and Pilates
Wednesday, Nov. 6, 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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Covered California Workshop & Enrollment
10:00am
Covered California Workshop & Enrollment
Thursday, Nov. 7, 10:00amCovered California W
Tracy Branch Library
For Adults. A Covered California Certified Representative will be at the Tracy Branch Library on Thursdays from 10:00am-7:00pm, November 7, 2020 - January 16, 2020 to provide free assistance with Covered California, Medi-Cal, and Medicare enrollment. Note: Start date has changed from Octob...read more
All About Baby
10:30 am
 All About Baby
Thursday, Nov. 7, 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
10:30 am
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Nov. 7, 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!
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Nov. 7, 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.
Bingo for Adults
10:30 AM
 Bingo for Adults
Thursday, Nov. 7, 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.
Healing through Painting for Adults
10:30am
Healing through Painting for Adults
Thursday, Nov. 7, 10:30am
(Every other Thursday, September 12-December 19)
Healing through Pain
Troke Branch Library
Create, Relax, Share, Heal. Join other adults at the Troke Library to paint with watercolors in a supportive environment. No previous painting experience is required. All supplies and light refreshments will be provided. "Healing through Painting" sessions are offered from 10:30am-12pm eve...read more

Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Nov. 7, 10:30 a.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Join the Escalon Library Thursdays at 10:30a.m. for storytime. Share the joy and love of stories and encourage early literacy in your little one with books, finger plays, activities, and more! All ages are welcome!
Computer Q&A
11:00am
 Computer Q&A
Thursday, Nov. 7, 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. 
Drop-In Tech Help
11:00 am
 Drop-In Tech Help
Thursday, Nov. 7, 11:00 amDrop-In Tech Help
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Need help with a laptop, Tablet, or just looking for one-on-one assistance?
Mahjong Meet-Up
1:30 pm
 Mahjong Meet-Up
Thursday, Nov. 7, 1:30 pmMahjong Meet-Up
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Play a round of Mahjong with old and new friends!
Preschool Storytime
1:30 pm
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Nov. 7, 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.
Exploring the MakerSpace Room
2:00 - 5:00 pm
 Exploring the MakerSpace Room
Thursday, Nov. 7, 2:00 - 5:00 pmExploring the MakerS
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teens and adults,You're invited to the MakerSpace room located on the 2nd floor at the Cesar Chavez Central Library, where you can explore high tech equipment like 3D printers (MakerBot Replicator), virtual reality headset and gear (Oculus Rift), electronic cutting machine (Cricut), el...read more
Teen Day
3:00 p.m.
 Teen Day
Thursday, Nov. 7, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Teens only! Play video games and board games, watch teen movies.
Tea and Coloring for adults! ’Craf-Tea’ Edition
3:30 pm
Tea and Coloring for adults! ’Craf-Tea’ Edition
Thursday, Nov. 7, 3:30 pm
Ripon Branch Library
Make your own hand-printed tea towel during this special edition of our popular tea for adults.  If you want to make one, you can.  If you just want to drink tea, eat treats and color, you can do that too. 
Dinosaur Party
3:30PM
 Dinosaur Party
Thursday, Nov. 7, 3:30PMDinosaur Party
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Celebrate DiNovember with a Dinosaur Party!
What’s Cooking? Turkey Time
3:30 pm
What’s Cooking? Turkey Time
Thursday, Nov. 7, 3:30 pmWhat’s Cooking
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Make your own custom culinary creation! 
Makerspace
4:00 p.m.
 Makerspace
Thursday, Nov. 7, 4:00 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Are you ready to become a STEAM Explorer? Join the Escalon Library Thursdays at 4:00p.m. for our Makerspace. Explore, discover and create with a multitude of supplies. Will you test your building skills with Legos? Or create a multifunctioning alarm with our Little Bits? Maybe you will turn you...read more
Math Easy Tutoring
4-6pm
 Math Easy Tutoring
Thursday, Nov. 7, 4-6pmMath 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. 
Books in the Barnyard
4:00 p.m.
 Books in the Barnyard
Thursday, Nov. 7, 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.
World of Wonder Museum: Magical Magnets (REGISTER)
4:00pm
World of Wonder Museum: Magical Magnets (REGISTER)
Thursday, Nov. 7, 4:00pmWorld of Wonder Muse
Tracy Branch Library
For Grades K-6. Students work in pairs to discover the magical world of magnets.  First we test a variety of items to determine what materials are magnetic and what are not magnetic.  Next we learn that magnets can be used to make some objects move without being touched, due to a magn...read more
Home Work Helpers
4-6 pm
 Home Work Helpers
Thursday, Nov. 7, 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
Family Storytime
4:00 pm
 Family Storytime
Thursday, Nov. 7, 4:00 pmFamily Storytime
Stribley Micro Library
Enjoy some books, songs, and playtime while supporting your child's love of reading!
Crafty Thursdays - Autumn Pumpkin Paper Craft
4:00-5:30 PM
Crafty Thursdays - Autumn Pumpkin Paper Craft
Thursday, Nov. 7, 4:00-5:30 PMCrafty Thursdays - A
Fair Oaks Library
Join us for a special Crafty Thursday featuring Papira Papercraft Workshop! Limit 20 spaces, sign up at Fair Oaks Customer Service. All material supplied
World of Wonder Museum: Magical Magnets (REGISTER)
5:15pm
World of Wonder Museum: Magical Magnets (REGISTER)
Thursday, Nov. 7, 5:15pmWorld of Wonder Muse
Tracy Branch Library
For Grades K-6. Students work in pairs to discover the magical world of magnets.  First we test a variety of items to determine what materials are magnetic and what are not magnetic.  Next we learn that magnets can be used to make some objects move without being touched, due to a magn...read more

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Family Storytime
10:15am
 Family Storytime
Friday, Nov. 8, 10:15am
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Join us every Friday at 10:15 for this half-hour program for famililes. We will share fun, colorful picture books, sing happy songs, and make simple, cute crafts to take home.
Toddler & Me: Feather fun
11:00 am
 Toddler & Me: Feather fun
Friday, Nov. 8, 11:00 amToddler & Me: Feathe
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Bond with Baby while getting some socialization time. 
Crochet Club
12:30 - 2:00 pm
 Crochet Club
Friday, Nov. 8, 12:30 - 2:00 pm
Lathrop Branch Library
Come join the fun, beginners learn how to crochet or if already experienced, you can bring your own project to work on!Needles and yarn available for beginners to practice with.
Conversation Club
12:30 PM
 Conversation Club
Friday, Nov. 8, 12:30 PMConversation Club
Linden Branch Library
For Adults. Practice your English skills in a relaxed setting.
STEAM Day Celebration
3 p.m.
 STEAM Day Celebration
Friday, Nov. 8, 3 p.m.STEAM Day Celebratio
Troke Branch Library
Did you know that every year in November there is a special day for celebrating science, technology, engineering, art, and math? November 8th is National STEAM Day.* Join us for an hour of STEAM activities to for the whole family.*Why is November 8th a day that celebrates creativity, learning, ...read more
Makerspace
3:00pm
 Makerspace
Friday, Nov. 8, 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
Rock Painting
3:30 pm
 Rock Painting
Friday, Nov. 8, 3:30 pmRock Painting
Stribley Micro Library
Rock out at the Library! 
Reading to the Rescue with Harvest Home Animal Sanctuary
3:30 p.m.
Reading to the Rescue with Harvest Home Animal Sanctuary
Friday, Nov. 8, 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. 
English Conversation Club
4:00pm
 English Conversation Club
Friday, Nov. 8, 4:00pmEnglish Conversation
Tracy Branch Library
For Adults. Practice your English skills in a relaxed setting.
Book Worms
4:00 pm
 Book Worms
Friday, Nov. 8, 4:00 pmBook Worms
Van Buskirk Micro Library
If your child needs some help with their reading skills, we are happy to help! 
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Big Used Booksale (TFOL)
 Big Used Booksale (TFOL)
Saturday, Nov. 9Big Used Booksale (T
Tracy Branch Library
Join us for the Fall Big Used Booksale. Saturday 10-5pm, Sunday 12-5pm. Prices as low at 10 cents! Books Magazines CDs/Records DVDsProceeds go the Friends of the Tracy Library who help fund programs at the Tracy Branch.For more information visit, http://www.tracyfriends.org/
Mountain House Library CLOSED 6/15/19-3/1/2020 Due to Road Construction.
Mountain House Library CLOSED 6/15/19-3/1/2020 Due to Road Construction.
Saturday, Nov. 9
Mountain House Branch Library
The Mountain House Library will be closed from 6/15/19-3/1/2020 due to road construction and the library move. 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...read more
Saturday Storytime
10:15 am
 Saturday Storytime
Saturday, Nov. 9, 10:15 amSaturday Storytime
Troke Branch Library
Join us for fun stories and songs on Saturday mornings at 10:15am. 
Preschool Storytime!
10:30 AM
 Preschool Storytime!
Saturday, Nov. 9, 10:30 AMPreschool Storytime!
Linden Branch Library
Join us for songs and a storytime at the Linden Library!
Tech Talks
10:30am
 Tech Talks
Saturday, Nov. 9, 10:30am
Cesar Chavez Central Library
In this Q&A-style class, beginners and intermediate users can get tech questions answered and help with their smart devices.  No registration needed.  Just bring your device and your questions.   
DIY Fabric Pumpkins
11:00 am
 DIY Fabric Pumpkins
Saturday, Nov. 9, 11:00 amDIY Fabric Pumpkins
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Make a pumpkin out of fabric to decorate your home or give as a gift. 
Aroma-therapy 101
11:00 am
 Aroma-therapy 101
Saturday, Nov. 9, 11:00 amAroma-therapy 101
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Make something new! 
Family Storytime
11:30 am
 Family Storytime
Saturday, Nov. 9, 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, Nov. 9, 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, Nov. 9, 12:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Watch a classic film or new favorite every Saturday. Snacks will be provided. 
Button Tree
1:00PM
 Button Tree
Saturday, Nov. 9, 1:00PMButton Tree
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Join us as make beautil button trees to hang all year 'round or give as the perfect gift. 
Exploring the MakerSpace Room
1:00 - 4:00 pm
 Exploring the MakerSpace Room
Saturday, Nov. 9, 1:00 - 4:00 pmExploring the MakerS
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teens and adults,You're invited to the MakerSpace room located on the 2nd floor at the Cesar Chavez Central Library, where you can explore high tech equipment like 3D printers (MakerBot Replicator), virtual reality headset and gear (Oculus Rift), electronic cutting machine (Cricut), el...read more
Paws 4 Reading
1:00 pm
 Paws 4 Reading
Saturday, Nov. 9, 1:00 pm
Manteca Branch Library
Dogs are great listeners and love to have kids read to them. This fun program will improve the reading skills of your children.
Young Eagle Spirit Dance and Drum Group
1:30 p.m.
Young Eagle Spirit Dance and Drum Group
Saturday, Nov. 9, 1:30 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Join us for an afternoon of Native American Dancing.  This program is for all ages.
Uncle Jer’s Bee Show
2:00 pm
 Uncle Jer’s Bee Show
Saturday, Nov. 9, 2:00 pmUncle Jer’s Be
Stribley Micro Library
Come see what all the buzz is about and get a sweet surprise!
Autumn Wreaths
2:30 pm
 Autumn Wreaths
Saturday, Nov. 9, 2:30 pm
Manteca Branch Library
We’ll be making brightly colored foam wreaths to serve as door hangers or wall decorations. You’ll "a-door” this craft! All ages welcome.
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Big Used Booksale (TFOL)
 Big Used Booksale (TFOL)
Sunday, Nov. 10Big Used Booksale (T
Tracy Branch Library
Join us for the Fall Big Used Booksale. Saturday 10-5pm, Sunday 12-5pm. Prices as low at 10 cents! Books Magazines CDs/Records DVDsProceeds go the Friends of the Tracy Library who help fund programs at the Tracy Branch.For more information visit, http://www.tracyfriends.org/
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HOLIDAY - LIBRARY CLOSED
 HOLIDAY - LIBRARY CLOSED
Monday, Nov. 11,
Troke Branch Library
Library Closed
 Library Closed
Monday, Nov. 11, Library Closed
Weston Ranch Branch Library
The library is closed in observance of Veteran's Day.  
CLOSED
 CLOSED
Monday, Nov. 11
Tracy Branch Library
 
Make or Take
4:00 p.m.
 Make or Take
Monday, Nov. 11, 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.
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English Conversation Club / Club de Conversación en inglés
10:00 am
English Conversation Club / Club de Conversación en inglés
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 10:00 amEnglish Conversation
Cesar Chavez Central Library
English Conversation Club / Club de Conversación en inglés
Bookmobile at Wicklund Park
10:00am
 Bookmobile at Wicklund Park
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 10:00am
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
Preschool & Toddler Storytime
10:15am
 Preschool & Toddler Storytime
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 10:15am
(Mondays & Tuesdays/ 10:15am)
Preschool & Toddler
Troke Branch Library
Please join us for a storytime on Mondays & Tuesdays at 10:15am. We will have lots of fun with stories, songs and finger plays. Name tags are given to kids starting 10:00am.Story Themes are:- September: Back to School & Animals- October: Spooky stories & Harvest & Autumn- November: M...read more
Spanish-English Storytime
10:15am
 Spanish-English Storytime
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 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. 
Baby Storytime
10:30am
 Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 10:30amBaby Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
It's Baby Storytime at the Tracy Branch!Bring your infant to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun. Designed for lapsit: 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, Nov. 12, 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.
All About Baby Storytime
10:30 am
 All About Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 10:30 am
Manteca Branch Library
Storytime for children 0-2 years of age and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement and lots of fun. 
In Stitches Craft Club
10:30 am
 In Stitches Craft Club
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 10:30 amIn Stitches Craft Cl
Stribley Micro Library
Bring your knitting or crochet project and enjoy a conversation with fellow crafters!
Preschool Playtime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Playtime
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 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
Stay & Play
10:45-11:15am
 Stay & Play
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 10:45-11:15amStay & Play
Troke Branch Library
On Mondays and Tuesdays from 10:45-11:15am starting Tuesday, May 7, 2019.
Preschool Storytime
11:15am
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 11:15amPreschool Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
Bring your preschoolers (age 3-5) to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun; older siblings welcome!Note: No storytime July 9, December 24, or December 31, 2019
Make & Take: Friendship Bracelets
1:00 pm
Make & Take: Friendship Bracelets
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 1:00 pmMake & Take: Friends
Stribley Micro Library
Make a friendship bracelet to share with your best friend
Tech Know-How
1:00 - 5:00 pm
 Tech Know-How
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 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!
Exploring the MakerSpace Room
2:00 - 5:00 pm
 Exploring the MakerSpace Room
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2:00 - 5:00 pmExploring the MakerS
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teens and adults,You're invited to the MakerSpace room located on the 2nd floor at the Cesar Chavez Central Library, where you can explore high tech equipment like 3D printers (MakerBot Replicator), virtual reality headset and gear (Oculus Rift), electronic cutting machine (Cricut), el...read more
Fair Oaks Story Time
3:00-3:30 PM
 Fair Oaks Story Time
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 3:00-3:30 PMFair Oaks Story Time
Fair Oaks Library
Storytime for all ages with stories, poetry, songs, and so much more.  
Junior Crafters: Hand Turkeys
3:30 pm
 Junior Crafters: Hand Turkeys
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 3:30 pmJunior Crafters: Han
Arnold Rue Micro Library
It's time for our youngest to shine! 
Diy Glitter Perfume
3:30 pm
 Diy Glitter Perfume
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 3:30 pmDiy Glitter Perfume
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Make a custom perfume that is all your own
Math Easy Tutoring
4-6pm
 Math Easy Tutoring
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 4-6pmMath 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. 
Lego Club
4:00PM
 Lego Club
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 4:00PMLego Club
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Put your imgination to work as you create lego masterpieces to display in our lobby! All supplies provided!
Sewing Basics Class for Teens and Adults
4:00 PM
Sewing Basics Class for Teens and Adults
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 4:00 PMSewing Basics Class
Cesar Chavez Central Library
The Cesar Chavez Central Library offers Sewing Basics class for teens and adults every 2nd & 4th Tuesdays each month 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 bobbi...read more
Watercolor Raindrop Craft at the MH Firehouse
4:00pm
Watercolor Raindrop Craft at the MH Firehouse
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 4:00pmWatercolor Raindrop
Mountain House Branch Library
Join MH Library staff to make a cute Watercolor Raindrop picture decoration at the Mountain House Firehouse located at 911 S.Tradition St., Mountain House, CA   95391.
Home Work Helpers
4-6 pm
 Home Work Helpers
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 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
Teen Interests & Career Matching
4:00pm
Teen Interests & Career Matching
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 4:00pm
Tracy Branch Library
For Grades 8-12. Unsure of what your future career should be? Spend some time exploring your interests in order to match them potential careers in preparation for the Teen Career Exploration Fair on Saturday, November 17 at 2:00pm.
Stitch & Share
4:30 PM
 Stitch & Share
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 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.  
Community Project - No-Sew Fleece Blankets
5:30pm
Community Project - No-Sew Fleece Blankets
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 5:30pmCommunity Project -
Troke Branch Library
Make no-sew fleece blankets to be donated to a homeless shelter.  Please donate 'pocket' rain ponchos if possible.All participants will get a small gift of appreciation.All ages welcome!  Skill level 8 years old and up, including adults.
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Community Connections Seminar (REGISTER)
12:00pm
Community Connections Seminar (REGISTER)
Wednesday, Nov. 13, 12:00pmCommunity Connection
Tracy Branch Library
Are you caring for a loved one? Gain practical information for yourself or to help you become a better family caregiver to your aging loved one. Free seminars are offered in various cities across the Central Valley. To register for an upcoming seminar, call 209.578.6300 or visit hospiceheart.org. Fr...read more
Gadget Clinic
1:00 p.m.
 Gadget Clinic
Wednesday, Nov. 13, 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.   
Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead
1:30 PM
 Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead
Wednesday, Nov. 13, 1:30 PMFull S.T.E.A.M. Ahea
Linden Branch Library
Come to the Linden Branch Library for a S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Mathematic) themed craft.
Troke Knitters
2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
 Troke Knitters
Wednesday, Nov. 13, 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, Nov. 13, 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, Nov. 13, 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, Nov. 13, 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, Nov. 13, 3:30 pm
Lathrop Branch Library
Build with LEGOs! We'll provide the bricks, you provide the imagination.
Cake Pops
3:30 pm
 Cake Pops
Wednesday, Nov. 13, 3:30 pmCake Pops
Stribley Micro Library
Learn how to make your own beautiful and delicious cake pops!
Geology Rocks!
3:30 pm
 Geology Rocks!
Wednesday, Nov. 13, 3:30 pmGeology Rocks!
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Learn about the science of rocks while digging and smashing
Book Worms
3:30 pm
 Book Worms
Wednesday, Nov. 13, 3:30 pmBook Worms
Arnold Rue Micro Library
If your child needs some help with their reading skills, we are happy to help!
Math Easy Tutoring
4-6pm
 Math Easy Tutoring
Wednesday, Nov. 13, 4-6pmMath 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. 
Home Work Helpers
4-6 pm
 Home Work Helpers
Wednesday, Nov. 13, 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
Let’s Celebrate~Native Americans
4:00PM
Let’s Celebrate~Native Americans
Wednesday, Nov. 13, 4:00PMLet’s Celebrat
Weston Ranch Branch Library
November is Native American Heritage month.  Join us for a story & crafts to celebrate our indigenous people.  This free program is suited for children ages 5-12.  
Coloring Club
4:30 pm
 Coloring Club
Wednesday, Nov. 13, 4:30 pmColoring Club
Troke Branch Library
Join us for a relaxing hour of coloring for all ages.  Materials are provided, but you are welcome to bring your own coloring supplies.
Homework Help
4 pm - 5:30 pm
 Homework Help
Wednesday, Nov. 13, 4 pm - 5:30 pmHomework Help
Cesar Chavez Central Library
K-6 graders, do you need some help with your homework?Teen and adult volunteers will provide drop-in homework assistance to you on Mondays and Wednesdays from 4 to 5:30 pm starting Sept. 4, 2019 in the Children's Program Room. Please note: This program will not run on library closed days or...read more
Writer’s Lab
4pm-5:30pm
 Writer’s Lab
Wednesday, Nov. 13, 4pm-5:30pmWriter’s Lab
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Join us every Wednesday from 4pm to 5:30pm for Writer's Lab in the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library.  Get instant help with your essays, reports, creative writing projects, business proposals and more. Guaranteed improvements to your manuscripts with the help of our professional staff...read more
Beginning Yoga and Pilates
6:00 p.m.
 Beginning Yoga and Pilates
Wednesday, Nov. 13, 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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Covered California Workshop & Enrollment
10:00am
Covered California Workshop & Enrollment
Thursday, Nov. 14, 10:00amCovered California W
Tracy Branch Library
For Adults. A Covered California Certified Representative will be at the Tracy Branch Library on Thursdays from 10:00am-7:00pm, November 7, 2020 - January 16, 2020 to provide free assistance with Covered California, Medi-Cal, and Medicare enrollment. Note: Start date has changed from Octob...read more
All About Baby
10:30 am
 All About Baby
Thursday, Nov. 14, 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
10:30 am
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Nov. 14, 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!
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Nov. 14, 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 Storytime at the MH Firehouse
10:30am
All About Baby Storytime at the MH Firehouse
Thursday, Nov. 14, 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, Nov. 14, 10:30 a.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Join the Escalon Library Thursdays at 10:30a.m. for storytime. Share the joy and love of stories and encourage early literacy in your little one with books, finger plays, activities, and more! All ages are welcome!
Senior sweets: Candy Apples
11:00 am
 Senior sweets: Candy Apples
Thursday, Nov. 14, 11:00 amSenior sweets: Candy
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Make something sweet to enjoy!
Color Wheel Fun! for Preschoolers
11:00am
Color Wheel Fun! for Preschoolers
Thursday, Nov. 14, 11:00amColor Wheel Fun! for
Tracy Branch Library
Ages 2-5. Learn your colors with this fun color wheel craft! All materials supplied.Priority will be given to those who register beginning October 31, 2019.

Preschool Storytime at the MH Firehouse Room
11:15 am
Preschool Storytime at the MH Firehouse Room
Thursday, Nov. 14, 11:15 amPreschool Storytime
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
Bach’s Lunch: The Beauty of Brass
12pm
Bach’s Lunch: The Beauty of Brass
Thursday, Nov. 14, 12pmBach’s Lunch:
Troke Branch Library
Come to the Troke Library for a little lunch music. On Thursday, November 14, a brass quintet will host The Beauty of Brass. Enjoy live chamber music and light lunch foods from 12:00-1:00pm.
Preschool Storytime
1:30 pm
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Nov. 14, 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.
Exploring the MakerSpace Room
2:00 - 5:00 pm
 Exploring the MakerSpace Room
Thursday, Nov. 14, 2:00 - 5:00 pmExploring the MakerS
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teens and adults,You're invited to the MakerSpace room located on the 2nd floor at the Cesar Chavez Central Library, where you can explore high tech equipment like 3D printers (MakerBot Replicator), virtual reality headset and gear (Oculus Rift), electronic cutting machine (Cricut), el...read more
Teen Day
3:00 p.m.
 Teen Day
Thursday, Nov. 14, 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, Nov. 14, 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: Intro to Origami
3:30 pm
Wreck this Stuff: Intro to Origami
Thursday, Nov. 14, 3:30 pmWreck this Stuff: In
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Make a mess. Deconstruct. Play! 
Game On!! Game Hour!
3:30-5:00PM
 Game On!! Game Hour!
Thursday, Nov. 14, 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
Makerspace
4:00 p.m.
 Makerspace
Thursday, Nov. 14, 4:00 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Are you ready to become a STEAM Explorer? Join the Escalon Library Thursdays at 4:00p.m. for our Makerspace. Explore, discover and create with a multitude of supplies. Will you test your building skills with Legos? Or create a multifunctioning alarm with our Little Bits? Maybe you will turn you...read more
Math Easy Tutoring
4-6pm
 Math Easy Tutoring
Thursday, Nov. 14, 4-6pmMath 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. 
LEGO® Club
4:00 p.m.
 LEGO® Club
Thursday, Nov. 14, 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.
Lego Builder’s Club
4:00pm
 Lego Builder’s Club
Thursday, Nov. 14, 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. 
Home Work Helpers
4-6 pm
 Home Work Helpers
Thursday, Nov. 14, 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
Bilingual Storytime
4:00 pm
 Bilingual Storytime
Thursday, Nov. 14, 4:00 pmBilingual Storytime
Stribley Micro Library
Enjoy some books, songs, and playtime while supporting your child's love of reading!
LEGO and Duplo Builders
4:30 p.m.
 LEGO and Duplo Builders
Thursday, Nov. 14, 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!
Beginning American Sign Language
6pm
Beginning American Sign Language
Thursday, Nov. 14, 6pm
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Want to learn American Sign Language?  If so, then this program is for you!  All are welcome to attend this free class.  No registration required.       
Thanksgiving Arts& Crafts (Family Program)
6:00pm
Thanksgiving Arts& Crafts (Family Program)
Thursday, Nov. 14, 6:00pm
Troke Branch Library
Make Thanksgiving and thankfulness crafts. 
Adult Art: Tiny Teacup Terrariums
6:00-7:30 PM
Adult Art: Tiny Teacup Terrariums
Thursday, Nov. 14, 6:00-7:30 PMAdult Art: Tiny Teac
Fair Oaks Library
We're creating a tiny teacup terrariums in this month's Adult Art!All materials supplied for this adult art program
Friends of the Library Meeting
7:00pm
 Friends of the Library Meeting
Thursday, Nov. 14, 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
10:15am
 Family Storytime
Friday, Nov. 15, 10:15am
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Join us every Friday at 10:15 for this half-hour program for famililes. We will share fun, colorful picture books, sing happy songs, and make simple, cute crafts to take home.
Bilingual Storytime - Vamos A Leer
10:30 a.m.
Bilingual Storytime - Vamos A Leer
Friday, Nov. 15, 10:30 a.m.Bilingual Storytime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Have fun with stories, songs, rhymes, and movement in English and Spanish. Learn easy tips on how to develop early literacy skills in your young children.Disfrutan de cuentos, canciones, rimas, y movimiento en ingles y espanol. Apprenden consejos para desarollar la lectura y la escritura en sus ni&n...read more
All About Baby
10:30 am
 All About Baby
Friday, Nov. 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
Fabric Pumpkins
10:30am
 Fabric Pumpkins
Friday, Nov. 15, 10:30amFabric Pumpkins
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Create your own fabric pumpkin using socks and embroidery floss.
Crafty Friday--Paint Pen Coffee Mugs
10:30 am
Crafty Friday--Paint Pen Coffee Mugs
Friday, Nov. 15, 10:30 am
Mountain House Branch Library
It's that time of year when crafty people like You will be making gifts for friends and loved ones. Why not join us for some fun painting a coffee mug for someone special? We'll have mugs, paint pens & other materials needed. It's okay if you think you aren't artistic--use a sten...read more
Drop-In Tech Help
11:00 am
 Drop-In Tech Help
Friday, Nov. 15, 11:00 amDrop-In Tech Help
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Need one-on-one assistance with a tech issue? Stop by and we can help clear things up.
Conversation Club
12:30 PM
 Conversation Club
Friday, Nov. 15, 12:30 PMConversation Club
Linden Branch Library
For Adults. Practice your English skills in a relaxed setting.
Quilling Workshop
3:00 - 4:30 PM
 Quilling Workshop
Friday, Nov. 15, 3:00 - 4:30 PMQuilling Workshop
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teens & Adults,Learn the art of rolling paper strips into beautiful projects at the Cesar Chavez Central Library on Friday, November 15, 2019 at 3:00 PM. Supplies and tools will be provided. Anyone age 12 or older is invited. Please register in advance online or at the reference desk as spa...read more

Makerspace
3:00pm
 Makerspace
Friday, Nov. 15, 3:00pmMakerspace
Tracy Branch Library
For ages 10 to 18.Create your own S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Tech, Engineering, Arts, and Math) projects or learn more about arts, science, and tech!3-4:30pm. 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
Books in the Barnyard with Harvest Home
3:30 pm
Books in the Barnyard with Harvest Home
Friday, Nov. 15, 3:30 pmBooks in the Barnyar
Stribley Micro Library
Read to a rescued chicken, duck, or whatever barnyard critter tags along
Reversible Pumpkin Snowman
3:30PM
 Reversible Pumpkin Snowman
Friday, Nov. 15, 3:30PMReversible Pumpkin S
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Too busy for crafting, but want to make something cute?  Join us for this easy project and you'll have a decoration for fall AND winter!  This program is free and just for adults!
English Conversation Club
4:00pm
 English Conversation Club
Friday, Nov. 15, 4:00pmEnglish Conversation
Tracy Branch Library
For Adults. Practice your English skills in a relaxed setting.
Family Storytime
4:00 pm
 Family Storytime
Friday, Nov. 15, 4:00 pmFamily Storytime
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Enjoy some books, songs, and playtime while supporting your child's love of reading!
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Mountain House Library CLOSED 6/15/19-3/1/2020 Due to Road Construction.
Mountain House Library CLOSED 6/15/19-3/1/2020 Due to Road Construction.
Saturday, Nov. 16
Mountain House Branch Library
The Mountain House Library will be closed from 6/15/19-3/1/2020 due to road construction and the library move. 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...read more
SAT/ACT Practice Test (REGISTER)
10:00am
SAT/ACT Practice Test (REGISTER)
Saturday, Nov. 16, 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
Genealogy Workshop: Mexican Ancestry
10 am to 12 noon
Genealogy Workshop: Mexican Ancestry
Saturday, Nov. 16, 10 am to 12 noonGenealogy Workshop:
Troke Branch Library
Genealogy Workshop: How To Research Your Mexican AncestrySan Joaquin Genealogical Society member Sylvia Perez will discuss researching your Mexican, Central, or South American genealogy. She will walk you through websites with resources to help you locate your own family's roots.After the presen...read more

3D Printing 101 for Adults
10:15am
 3D Printing 101 for Adults
Saturday, Nov. 16, 10:15am3D Printing 101 for
Tracy Branch Library
For Adults. Learn how 3D printing works and about the library's 3D printing service.
Saturday Storytime
10:15 am
 Saturday Storytime
Saturday, Nov. 16, 10:15 amSaturday Storytime
Troke Branch Library
Join us for fun stories and songs on Saturday mornings at 10:15am. 
Bubble Wonders
10:30 am
 Bubble Wonders
Saturday, Nov. 16, 10:30 amBubble Wonders
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Witness the wonderful Bubble Lady as she makes magic!.
Preschool Storytime!
10:30 AM
 Preschool Storytime!
Saturday, Nov. 16, 10:30 AMPreschool Storytime!
Linden Branch Library
Join us for songs and a storytime at the Linden Library!
What’s Cooking? Turkey Time
11:00 am
What’s Cooking? Turkey Time
Saturday, Nov. 16, 11:00 amWhat’s Cooking
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Learn how to make your own sweet treats! 
Adult Book Club
11:00am
 Adult Book Club
Saturday, Nov. 16, 11:00amAdult Book Club
Tracy Branch Library
Join us every 3rd Saturday morning to discuss a new book. Book available at the checkout desk. 
What’s Cooking? Pumpkin Pie
11:00 am
What’s Cooking? Pumpkin Pie
Saturday, Nov. 16, 11:00 amWhat’s Cooking
Stribley Micro Library
Learn how to make your own sweet treats!
Family Storytime
11:30 am
 Family Storytime
Saturday, Nov. 16, 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, Nov. 16, 12:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Watch a classic film or new favorite every Saturday. Snacks will be provided. 
Exploring the MakerSpace Room
1:00 - 4:00 pm
 Exploring the MakerSpace Room
Saturday, Nov. 16, 1:00 - 4:00 pmExploring the MakerS
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teens and adults,You're invited to the MakerSpace room located on the 2nd floor at the Cesar Chavez Central Library, where you can explore high tech equipment like 3D printers (MakerBot Replicator), virtual reality headset and gear (Oculus Rift), electronic cutting machine (Cricut), el...read more
Sew with Delia
1:00-3:30PM
 Sew with Delia
Saturday, Nov. 16, 1:00-3:30PMSew with Delia
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Learn how to sew a decorative pillowcase!  Join instructor Delia Davila as she walks you through how to measure, trace the pattern, cut & sew a pillowcase on a sewing machine.  Signups are required as space is limited.  12 years old & up only.  Please do not bring your ow...read more

[CANCELED] Teen Career Exploration Fair
2:00pm
[CANCELED] Teen Career Exploration Fair
Saturday, Nov. 16, 2:00pm[CANCELED] Teen Care
Tracy Branch Library
For Grades 8-12. Professionals from various fields will make a short presentation on their career and then be available for individual Q&A.Speakers TBA
Young Eagle Spirit Dance and Drum Group
3:30 pm-4:30 pm
Young Eagle Spirit Dance and Drum Group
Saturday, Nov. 16, 3:30 pm-4:30 pmYoung Eagle Spirit D
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Watch as Young Eagle Spirit Drum and Dance group shows off theirNative American heritage. They’ll be dressed in colorful costumes and dancing to the beat of powerful drums. They might even invite you to dance with them!
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Preschool & Toddler Storytime
10:15am
 Preschool & Toddler Storytime
Monday, Nov. 18, 10:15am
(Mondays & Tuesdays/ 10:15am)
Preschool & Toddler
Troke Branch Library
Please join us for a storytime on Mondays & Tuesdays at 10:15am. We will have lots of fun with stories, songs and finger plays. Name tags are given to kids starting 10:00am.Story Themes are:- September: Back to School & Animals- October: Spooky stories & Harvest & Autumn- November: M...read more
Stay & Play
10:45-11:15am
 Stay & Play
Monday, Nov. 18, 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, Nov. 18, 11:00am
Tracy Branch Library
For Ages 0-4. Created by Zumba® and BabyFirst, 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), or ...read more

Study Buddies
2:30-4:00 PM
 Study Buddies
Monday, Nov. 18, 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, Nov. 18, 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.
English Conversation Club
3:30 pm to 5 pm
 English Conversation Club
Monday, Nov. 18, 3:30 pm to 5 pmEnglish Conversation
Troke Branch Library
Come to the English Conversation Club to practice your English skills in a fun and low-key setting. This is a free program, and all English-learners are welcome.The program will return from summer break on September 30, 2019. 
Homework Help
3:30pm
 Homework Help
Monday, Nov. 18, 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
Exploring the MakerSpace Room
4:00 - 7:00 pm
 Exploring the MakerSpace Room
Monday, Nov. 18, 4:00 - 7:00 pmExploring the MakerS
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teens and adults,You're invited to the MakerSpace room located on the 2nd floor at the Cesar Chavez Central Library, where you can explore high tech equipment like 3D printers (MakerBot Replicator), virtual reality headset and gear (Oculus Rift), electronic cutting machine (Cricut), el...read more
Germar the Magician @ Mt. House High School
4:00pm
Germar the Magician @ Mt. House High School
Monday, Nov. 18, 4:00pmGermar the Magician
Mountain House Branch Library
Your family will be delighted with this magic show full of, audience participation, animals, balloons and fun.  Join us November 18, 2019 at 4:00pm at Mt. House High School in the Multi-purpose room.
Chess Club
4:00 p.m.
 Chess Club
Monday, Nov. 18, 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.
Maker Monday
4:00 pm
 Maker Monday
Monday, Nov. 18, 4:00 pm
Manteca Branch Library
Explore a wide variety of maker-style crafts and activities, such as Legos, Marble Runs, Do-it-Yourself Crafts, and much more. Each program will offer a variety of activities and all supplies will be provided. For people of all ages.
Quill and Berry Ink Workshop
4:30 p.m.
 Quill and Berry Ink Workshop
Monday, Nov. 18, 4:30 p.m.Quill and Berry Ink
Maya Angelou Branch Library
For Children ages 8 - 11

Homework Help
4 pm - 5:30 p.m.
 Homework Help
Monday, Nov. 18, 4 pm - 5:30 p.m.Homework Help
Cesar Chavez Central Library
K-6 graders, need some help with your homework?Teen and adult volunteers will provide drop-in homework assistance to you on Mondays and Wednesdays from 4 to 5:30 pm starting Sept. 2, 2019 in the Children's Program Room. Please note: This program will not run on library closed days or when S...read more
Chess Club
5:30-6:30 p.m.
 Chess Club
Monday, Nov. 18, 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: Tosca’s Kiss
6:00pm
Movie Documentary: Tosca’s Kiss
Monday, Nov. 18, 6:00pmMovie Documentary: T
Tracy Branch Library
For Adults. Meet the inhabitants of the "Casa di Riposa" in Milan, the world's first nursing home for retired opera singers, founded by composer Giuseppe Verdi in 1896. Runtime: 1hr 27 mintues. Not rated.
Free Computer Classes for Adults
6:00 - 7:30 pm
Free Computer Classes for Adults
Monday, Nov. 18, 6:00 - 7:30 pmFree Computer Classe
Cesar Chavez Central Library
The Cesar Chavez Central Library will provide free computer classes for adults every Monday from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. on the following dates.October 7, 2019 - Learning Languages with Rosetta Stone*October 21, 2019 - Beginning Microsoft Word 2013*October 28, 2019 - Beginning Microsoft Excel 2013*Novembe...read more
In Conversation: Stockton Authors Celebrate Stockton
6:00pm
In Conversation: Stockton Authors Celebrate Stockton
Monday, Nov. 18, 6:00pm
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Come join the conversation as Ron Isetti and Mary Jo Gohlke will be interviewed by Mike Fitzgerald, sharing all they have learned about Stockton's characters and resilience.  Books will be available for purchase.  Refreshments will be served.  Bring a friend to enjoy the dialogue ...read more
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English Conversation Club / Club de Conversación en inglés
10:00 am
English Conversation Club / Club de Conversación en inglés
Tuesday, Nov. 19, 10:00 amEnglish Conversation
Cesar Chavez Central Library
English Conversation Club / Club de Conversación en inglés
Bookmobile at Wicklund Park
10:00am
 Bookmobile at Wicklund Park
Tuesday, Nov. 19, 10:00am
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
Preschool & Toddler Storytime
10:15am
 Preschool & Toddler Storytime
Tuesday, Nov. 19, 10:15am
(Mondays & Tuesdays/ 10:15am)
Preschool & Toddler
Troke Branch Library
Please join us for a storytime on Mondays & Tuesdays at 10:15am. We will have lots of fun with stories, songs and finger plays. Name tags are given to kids starting 10:00am.Story Themes are:- September: Back to School & Animals- October: Spooky stories & Harvest & Autumn- November: M...read more
Spanish-English Storytime
10:15am
 Spanish-English Storytime
Tuesday, Nov. 19, 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. 
Baby Storytime
10:30am
 Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Nov. 19, 10:30amBaby Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
It's Baby Storytime at the Tracy Branch!Bring your infant to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun. Designed for lapsit: 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, Nov. 19, 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.
All About Baby Storytime
10:30 am
 All About Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Nov. 19, 10:30 am
Manteca Branch Library
Storytime for children 0-2 years of age and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement and lots of fun. 
Chavez Book Club
10:30 am
 Chavez Book Club
Tuesday, Nov. 19, 10:30 am
(Tuesdays, November 19 & December 3, 10:30 am)
Chavez Book Club
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Come join the discussion. Our selection for December is Beautiful Ruins, by Jess Walter.Beautiful Ruins is "a dazzling, yet deeply human, roller coaster of a novel, spanning fifty years and nearly as many lives.  Gloriously inventive, constantly surprising, Beautiful Ruins is a story of fl...read more
What’s Growing on: Plant Markers
10:30 am
What’s Growing on: Plant Markers
Tuesday, Nov. 19, 10:30 amWhat’s Growing
Stribley Micro Library
Make your own plant markers in preparation for the next growing season
Preschool Playtime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Playtime
Tuesday, Nov. 19, 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
Stay & Play
10:45-11:15am
 Stay & Play
Tuesday, Nov. 19, 10:45-11:15amStay & Play
Troke Branch Library
On Mondays and Tuesdays from 10:45-11:15am starting Tuesday, May 7, 2019.
Preschool Storytime
11:15am
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Nov. 19, 11:15amPreschool Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
Bring your preschoolers (age 3-5) to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun; older siblings welcome!Note: No storytime July 9, December 24, or December 31, 2019
Tech Know-How
1:00 - 5:00 pm
 Tech Know-How
Tuesday, Nov. 19, 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!
Turkey Time Craft
1:00 pm
 Turkey Time Craft
Tuesday, Nov. 19, 1:00 pmTurkey Time Craft
Stribley Micro Library
Make your own turkey for Thanksgiving
Exploring the MakerSpace Room
2:00 - 5:00 pm
 Exploring the MakerSpace Room
Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2:00 - 5:00 pmExploring the MakerS
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teens and adults,You're invited to the MakerSpace room located on the 2nd floor at the Cesar Chavez Central Library, where you can explore high tech equipment like 3D printers (MakerBot Replicator), virtual reality headset and gear (Oculus Rift), electronic cutting machine (Cricut), el...read more
Fair Oaks Story Time
3:00-3:30 PM
 Fair Oaks Story Time
Tuesday, Nov. 19, 3:00-3:30 PMFair Oaks Story Time
Fair Oaks Library
Storytime for all ages with stories, poetry, songs, and so much more.  
Intro to Hair Braiding
3:30 pm
 Intro to Hair Braiding
Tuesday, Nov. 19, 3:30 pmIntro to Hair Braidi
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Get a crash course in hair care from an Expert
Teen Strategy Game Club
3:30-5:00 pm
 Teen Strategy Game Club
Tuesday, Nov. 19, 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, Nov. 19, 3:30 pmBooks in the Barnyar
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Read to a rescued chicken, duck, or whatever barnyard critter tags along
Math Easy Tutoring
4-6pm
 Math Easy Tutoring
Tuesday, Nov. 19, 4-6pmMath 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 Movie: Spider-Man Far From Home
4:00pm
Teen Movie: Spider-Man Far From Home
Tuesday, Nov. 19, 4:00pmTeen Movie: Spider-M
Tracy Branch Library
For Grades 8-12. Peter Parker is on a trip to Europe with his classmates when elementals start wreaking havoc across the continent. Nick Fury enlists his help to fight the new threats, alongside master illusionist Mysterio. Rated: PG-13. Runtime: 130 minutes
Makerspace - Pine Cone Turkey
4:00PM
 Makerspace - Pine Cone Turkey
Tuesday, Nov. 19, 4:00PMMakerspace - Pine Co
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Create, Tinker, and Play at our Makerspace. Make a turkey out of a pincone fit for Thanksgiving.
New Mettle Farms: Native People and Plants For 2nd-6th graders
4:00pm
New Mettle Farms: Native People and Plants For 2nd-6th graders
Tuesday, Nov. 19, 4:00pm
Mountain House Branch Library
Native peoples identified plants, their uses, growth habits and habitats. Come explore traditional Native Indian land stewardship techniques including an activity highlighting the necessary skill of making rope. It all happens November 19, 2019 at 4:00pm.
Home Work Helpers
4-6 pm
 Home Work Helpers
Tuesday, Nov. 19, 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, Nov. 19, 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, Nov. 20, 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.   
Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead
1:30 PM
 Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead
Wednesday, Nov. 20, 1:30 PMFull S.T.E.A.M. Ahea
Linden Branch Library
Come to the Linden Branch Library for a S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Mathematic) themed craft.
Troke Knitters
2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
 Troke Knitters
Wednesday, Nov. 20, 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, Nov. 20, 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, Nov. 20, 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, Nov. 20, 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
Thanksgiving Crafts
3:30 pm
 Thanksgiving Crafts
Wednesday, Nov. 20, 3:30 pm
Lathrop Branch Library
Join us for some simple to make Thanksgiving Crafts at the Lathrop Library!
Crafty Kids: Pinecone Turkeys
3:30 pm
 Crafty Kids: Pinecone Turkeys
Wednesday, Nov. 20, 3:30 pmCrafty Kids: Pinecon
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Come over and get messy with an interactive craft! 
Lego Club
3:30 pm
 Lego Club
Wednesday, Nov. 20, 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
Family Storytime
3:30 pm
 Family Storytime
Wednesday, Nov. 20, 3:30 pmFamily Storytime
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Read, play, and sing songs here at the Library!
Strange Science: DIY Butter
3:30 pm
 Strange Science: DIY Butter
Wednesday, Nov. 20, 3:30 pmStrange Science: DIY
Stribley Micro Library
Learn the science behind a common food item while we make our own butter
Fall Leaf Wreath
4:00pm
 Fall Leaf Wreath
Wednesday, Nov. 20, 4:00pm
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Come by as we make a wreath out of paper leaves to take home and hang on your door at home. Open to all ages. Supplies will be provided. 
Fair Oaks Game Day
4:00-5:00 PM
 Fair Oaks Game Day
Wednesday, Nov. 20, 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!
Math Easy Tutoring
4-6pm
 Math Easy Tutoring
Wednesday, Nov. 20, 4-6pmMath 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. 
Recycled Books Art Workshop
4:00 pm
 Recycled Books Art Workshop
Wednesday, Nov. 20, 4:00 pm
Mountain House Branch Library
For tweens & teens--Explore some fun things to do with old books, magazines & their pages. We will provide materials, tools and inspiration, you supply the curiosity & creativity to make something wonderful! Take your recycled creation home with you. This program will be held at the Moun...read more
Home Work Helpers
4-6 pm
 Home Work Helpers
Wednesday, Nov. 20, 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
Teen Hang-Out
4:30 to 5:45 p.m.
 Teen Hang-Out
Wednesday, Nov. 20, 4:30 to 5:45 p.m.Teen Hang-Out
Maya Angelou Branch Library
Homework Help
4 pm - 5:30 pm
 Homework Help
Wednesday, Nov. 20, 4 pm - 5:30 pmHomework Help
Cesar Chavez Central Library
K-6 graders, do you need some help with your homework?Teen and adult volunteers will provide drop-in homework assistance to you on Mondays and Wednesdays from 4 to 5:30 pm starting Sept. 4, 2019 in the Children's Program Room. Please note: This program will not run on library closed days or...read more
Puzzles & Games
4:30 pm
 Puzzles & Games
Wednesday, Nov. 20, 4:30 pmPuzzles & Games
Troke Branch Library
Join us for a relaxing hour of puzzles and board games for all ages.
Writer’s Lab
4pm-5:30pm
 Writer’s Lab
Wednesday, Nov. 20, 4pm-5:30pmWriter’s Lab
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Join us every Wednesday from 4pm to 5:30pm for Writer's Lab in the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library.  Get instant help with your essays, reports, creative writing projects, business proposals and more. Guaranteed improvements to your manuscripts with the help of our professional staff...read more
Beginning Yoga and Pilates
6:00 p.m.
 Beginning Yoga and Pilates
Wednesday, Nov. 20, 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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Covered California Workshop & Enrollment
10:00am
Covered California Workshop & Enrollment
Thursday, Nov. 21, 10:00amCovered California W
Tracy Branch Library
For Adults. A Covered California Certified Representative will be at the Tracy Branch Library on Thursdays from 10:00am-7:00pm, November 7, 2020 - January 16, 2020 to provide free assistance with Covered California, Medi-Cal, and Medicare enrollment. Note: Start date has changed from Octob...read more
All About Baby
10:30 am
 All About Baby
Thursday, Nov. 21, 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
10:30 am
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Nov. 21, 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!
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Nov. 21, 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 Storytime at the MH Firehouse
10:30am
All About Baby Storytime at the MH Firehouse
Thursday, Nov. 21, 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
Lotería
10:30AM
 Lotería
Thursday, Nov. 21, 10:30AMLotería
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Lotería is similar to Bingo, but uses images on a  deck of cards instead of plain numbers. Learn the meaning of popular Spanish phrases and words, all while competing for fun prizes!Lotería es similar al Bingo, pero usa imágenes en una cubierta de naipes en vez de nú...read more
Healing through Painting for Adults
10:30am
Healing through Painting for Adults
Thursday, Nov. 21, 10:30am
(Every other Thursday, September 12-December 19)
Healing through Pain
Troke Branch Library
Create, Relax, Share, Heal. Join other adults at the Troke Library to paint with watercolors in a supportive environment. No previous painting experience is required. All supplies and light refreshments will be provided. "Healing through Painting" sessions are offered from 10:30am-12pm eve...read more

Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Nov. 21, 10:30 a.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Join the Escalon Library Thursdays at 10:30a.m. for storytime. Share the joy and love of stories and encourage early literacy in your little one with books, finger plays, activities, and more! All ages are welcome!
Bingo Club
11:00 am
 Bingo Club
Thursday, Nov. 21, 11:00 amBingo Club
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Try your hand at this game of chance! 
Preschool Storytime at the MH Firehouse Room
11:15 am
Preschool Storytime at the MH Firehouse Room
Thursday, Nov. 21, 11:15 amPreschool Storytime
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, Nov. 21, 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.
Exploring the MakerSpace Room
2:00 - 5:00 pm
 Exploring the MakerSpace Room
Thursday, Nov. 21, 2:00 - 5:00 pmExploring the MakerS
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teens and adults,You're invited to the MakerSpace room located on the 2nd floor at the Cesar Chavez Central Library, where you can explore high tech equipment like 3D printers (MakerBot Replicator), virtual reality headset and gear (Oculus Rift), electronic cutting machine (Cricut), el...read more
Teen Day
3:00 p.m.
 Teen Day
Thursday, Nov. 21, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Teens only! Play video games and board games, watch teen movies.
Toy Story 4 Movie Screening
3:30 pm
 Toy Story 4 Movie Screening
Thursday, Nov. 21, 3:30 pmToy Story 4 Movie Sc
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Enjoy some popcorn and a great flick at the Library! Toy Story 4 is rated G.
Pumpkin Slime
3:30PM
 Pumpkin Slime
Thursday, Nov. 21, 3:30PMPumpkin Slime
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Join us for an oohe gooey good time as we make pumpkin slime!
Makerspace
4:00 p.m.
 Makerspace
Thursday, Nov. 21, 4:00 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Are you ready to become a STEAM Explorer? Join the Escalon Library Thursdays at 4:00p.m. for our Makerspace. Explore, discover and create with a multitude of supplies. Will you test your building skills with Legos? Or create a multifunctioning alarm with our Little Bits? Maybe you will turn you...read more
Math Easy Tutoring
4-6pm
 Math Easy Tutoring
Thursday, Nov. 21, 4-6pmMath 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. 
Find Art Fun
4:00 p.m.
 Find Art Fun
Thursday, Nov. 21, 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!
Family Storytime
4:00 pm
 Family Storytime
Thursday, Nov. 21, 4:00 pmFamily Storytime
Stribley Micro Library
Enjoy some books, songs, and playtime while supporting your child's love of reading!
Home Work Helpers
4-6 pm
 Home Work Helpers
Thursday, Nov. 21, 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
Family Movie: Aladdin
4:00pm
 Family Movie: Aladdin
Thursday, Nov. 21, 4:00pmFamily Movie: Aladdi
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. Snacks Provided. A street rat pursues the princess of Agrabah with the help of a powerful genie who can grant him three wishes. His primary opponent is a malevolent sorcerer who serves as the city's grand vizier and the chief advisor to the Sultan. Run Time: 128 minutes.
Fair Oaks Movie Night
4:30-6:00 PM
 Fair Oaks Movie Night
Thursday, Nov. 21, 4:30-6:00 PMFair Oaks Movie Nigh
Fair Oaks Library
Join us for a family friendly movie night!
Genealogical Society Meeting
5:45 pm to 7 pm
 Genealogical Society Meeting
Thursday, Nov. 21, 5:45 pm to 7 pm
(Third Thursdays September 19, October 17, November 21)
Genealogical Society
Troke Branch Library
Monthly meeting of the San Joaquin Genealogical Society.
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Family Storytime
10:15am
 Family Storytime
Friday, Nov. 22, 10:15am
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Join us every Friday at 10:15 for this half-hour program for famililes. We will share fun, colorful picture books, sing happy songs, and make simple, cute crafts to take home.
All About Baby
10:30 am
 All About Baby
Friday, Nov. 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
Adult Coloring Club
11:00 am
 Adult Coloring Club
Friday, Nov. 22, 11:00 amAdult Coloring Club
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Make something beautiful while relaxing
Conversation Club
12:30 PM
 Conversation Club
Friday, Nov. 22, 12:30 PMConversation Club
Linden Branch Library
For Adults. Practice your English skills in a relaxed setting.
Makerspace
3:00pm
 Makerspace
Friday, Nov. 22, 3:00pmMakerspace
Tracy Branch Library
For ages 10 to 18.Create your own S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Tech, Engineering, Arts, and Math) projects or learn more about arts, science, and tech!3-4:30pm. 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
Crafty Kids: Frozen Frenzy
3:30 pm
 Crafty Kids: Frozen Frenzy
Friday, Nov. 22, 3:30 pmCrafty Kids: Frozen
Stribley Micro Library
Come over and get messy with an interactive craft! 
Find Art Fun
3:30 pm
 Find Art Fun
Friday, Nov. 22
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.
Book Worms
4:00 pm
 Book Worms
Friday, Nov. 22, 4:00 pmBook Worms
Van Buskirk Micro Library
If your child needs some help with their reading skills, we are happy to help! 
Friendsgiving
7:00 pm
 Friendsgiving
Friday, Nov. 22, 7:00 pmFriendsgiving
Stribley Micro Library
Play games with new and familiar friends while enjoying some snacks!
Friendship Bracelets
7:00 pm
 Friendship Bracelets
Friday, Nov. 22, 7:00 pmFriendship Bracelets
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Stop by with your best friend and make a one of a kind gift for Friendsgiving!
Friendship Bracelets
7:00 pm
 Friendship Bracelets
Friday, Nov. 22, 7:00 pmFriendship Bracelets
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Make a bracelet to share with someone special
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Mountain House Library CLOSED 6/15/19-3/1/2020 Due to Road Construction.
Mountain House Library CLOSED 6/15/19-3/1/2020 Due to Road Construction.
Saturday, Nov. 23
Mountain House Branch Library
The Mountain House Library will be closed from 6/15/19-3/1/2020 due to road construction and the library move. 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...read more
Native Young Eagle Spirit Dance and Drum Group
1.00 p.m.
Native Young Eagle Spirit Dance and Drum Group
Saturday, Nov. 23, 1.00 p.m.
Maya Angelou Branch Library
Help us celebrate Native American Heritage Month. Come see an authentic traditional Native American dance group, complete with colorful costumes and an exceptional drummer.  The leader also provides explanations as the dancers perform various sacred and secular dances. 
Saturday Storytime
10:15 am
 Saturday Storytime
Saturday, Nov. 23, 10:15 amSaturday Storytime
Troke Branch Library
Join us for fun stories and songs on Saturday mornings at 10:15am. 
Preschool Storytime!
10:30 AM
 Preschool Storytime!
Saturday, Nov. 23, 10:30 AMPreschool Storytime!
Linden Branch Library
Join us for songs and a storytime at the Linden Library!
Turkey Hand Print Art
11:00 am
 Turkey Hand Print Art
Saturday, Nov. 23, 11:00 amTurkey Hand Print Ar
Stribley Micro Library
Make a turkey only you can create to keep or gift to a loved one this coming holiday!
Tinker Tots
11:00 am
 Tinker Tots
Saturday, Nov. 23, 11:00 amTinker Tots
Van Buskirk Micro Library
It's never too early to practice those STEM skills! 
Family Storytime
11:30 am
 Family Storytime
Saturday, Nov. 23, 11:30 am
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Storytime for all ages with stories, poetry, songs, and so much more.
Dora and the Lost City of Gold
12:00 PM
 Dora and the Lost City of Gold
Saturday, Nov. 23, 12:00 PMDora and the Lost Ci
Linden Branch Library
Watch Dora and the Lost City of Gold with popcorn and snacks at Linden Library on November 23rd!
Saturday Movie
12:00 p.m.
 Saturday Movie
Saturday, Nov. 23, 12:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Watch a classic film or new favorite every Saturday. Snacks will be provided. 
Exploring the MakerSpace Room
1:00 - 4:00 pm
 Exploring the MakerSpace Room
Saturday, Nov. 23, 1:00 - 4:00 pmExploring the MakerS
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teens and adults,You're invited to the MakerSpace room located on the 2nd floor at the Cesar Chavez Central Library, where you can explore high tech equipment like 3D printers (MakerBot Replicator), virtual reality headset and gear (Oculus Rift), electronic cutting machine (Cricut), el...read more
Adult Makerspace
1:00pm
 Adult Makerspace
Saturday, Nov. 23, 1:00pmAdult Makerspace
Tracy Branch Library
For Adults. The last adult makerspace of the year! Create your own projects using supplies from previous adult projects.
Beginners Yoga Class
2:00 pm
 Beginners Yoga Class
Saturday, Nov. 23, 2:00 pmBeginners Yoga Class
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Stretch, relax, and get fit! 
Random Crafts Family Program: Gift Making
2:00pm
Random Crafts Family Program: Gift Making
Saturday, Nov. 23, 2:00pmRandom Crafts Family
Troke Branch Library
Celebrate the winter Holidays - make gifts for loved ones!All ages welcome; skill level ages 7 and up.
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Preschool & Toddler Storytime
10:15am
 Preschool & Toddler Storytime
Monday, Nov. 25, 10:15am
(Mondays & Tuesdays/ 10:15am)
Preschool & Toddler
Troke Branch Library
Please join us for a storytime on Mondays & Tuesdays at 10:15am. We will have lots of fun with stories, songs and finger plays. Name tags are given to kids starting 10:00am.Story Themes are:- September: Back to School & Animals- October: Spooky stories & Harvest & Autumn- November: M...read more
Stay & Play
10:45-11:15am
 Stay & Play
Monday, Nov. 25, 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
3:30 pm to 5 pm
 English Conversation Club
Monday, Nov. 25, 3:30 pm to 5 pmEnglish Conversation
Troke Branch Library
Come to the English Conversation Club to practice your English skills in a fun and low-key setting. This is a free program, and all English-learners are welcome.The program will return from summer break on September 30, 2019. 
Exploring the MakerSpace Room
4:00 - 7:00 pm
 Exploring the MakerSpace Room
Monday, Nov. 25, 4:00 - 7:00 pmExploring the MakerS
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teens and adults,You're invited to the MakerSpace room located on the 2nd floor at the Cesar Chavez Central Library, where you can explore high tech equipment like 3D printers (MakerBot Replicator), virtual reality headset and gear (Oculus Rift), electronic cutting machine (Cricut), el...read more
Chess Club
3:30 p.m.
 Chess Club
Monday, Nov. 25, 3:30 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.
Maker Monday
4:00 pm
 Maker Monday
Monday, Nov. 25, 4:00 pm
Manteca Branch Library
Explore a wide variety of maker-style crafts and activities, such as Legos, Marble Runs, Do-it-Yourself Crafts, and much more. Each program will offer a variety of activities and all supplies will be provided. For people of all ages.
Insect Discovery Lab
4:00 p.m.
 Insect Discovery Lab
Monday, Nov. 25, 4:00 p.m.Insect Discovery Lab
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Explore the fantastic lives of beetles, millipedes, tarantulas, walking sticks, whip scorpions, and more! Learn how to identify insects and their arthropod relatives. Discover their incredible diversity. See how insects defend themselves. Observe and touch these live arthropod ambassadors! 
Chess Club
5:30-6:30 p.m.
 Chess Club
Monday, Nov. 25, 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. 
Free Computer Classes for Adults
6:00 - 7:30 pm
Free Computer Classes for Adults
Monday, Nov. 25, 6:00 - 7:30 pmFree Computer Classe
Cesar Chavez Central Library
The Cesar Chavez Central Library will provide free computer classes for adults every Monday from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. on the following dates.October 7, 2019 - Learning Languages with Rosetta Stone*October 21, 2019 - Beginning Microsoft Word 2013*October 28, 2019 - Beginning Microsoft Excel 2013*Novembe...read more
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English Conversation Club / Club de Conversación en inglés
10:00 am
English Conversation Club / Club de Conversación en inglés
Tuesday, Nov. 26, 10:00 amEnglish Conversation
Cesar Chavez Central Library
English Conversation Club / Club de Conversación en inglés
Bookmobile at Wicklund Park
10:00am
 Bookmobile at Wicklund Park
Tuesday, Nov. 26, 10:00am
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
Preschool & Toddler Storytime
10:15am
 Preschool & Toddler Storytime
Tuesday, Nov. 26, 10:15am
(Mondays & Tuesdays/ 10:15am)
Preschool & Toddler
Troke Branch Library
Please join us for a storytime on Mondays & Tuesdays at 10:15am. We will have lots of fun with stories, songs and finger plays. Name tags are given to kids starting 10:00am.Story Themes are:- September: Back to School & Animals- October: Spooky stories & Harvest & Autumn- November: M...read more
Spanish-English Storytime
10:15am
 Spanish-English Storytime
Tuesday, Nov. 26, 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 Storytime
10:30 am
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Nov. 26, 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.
Baby Storytime
10:30am
 Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Nov. 26, 10:30amBaby Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
It's Baby Storytime at the Tracy Branch!Bring your infant to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun. Designed for lapsit: age 0-2; older siblings welcome! Note: No storytime July 9, December 24, or December 31, 2019
All About Baby Storytime
10:30 am
 All About Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Nov. 26, 10:30 am
Manteca Branch Library
Storytime for children 0-2 years of age and their parents/caregivers features stories, poetry, songs, fingerplays, movement and lots of fun. 
English Conversation club
10:30 am
 English Conversation club
Tuesday, Nov. 26, 10:30 amEnglish Conversation
Stribley Micro Library
Practice your English skills in a welcoming environment! 
Preschool Playtime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Playtime
Tuesday, Nov. 26, 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
Stay & Play
10:45-11:15am
 Stay & Play
Tuesday, Nov. 26, 10:45-11:15amStay & Play
Troke Branch Library
On Mondays and Tuesdays from 10:45-11:15am starting Tuesday, May 7, 2019.
Preschool Storytime
11:15am
 Preschool Storytime
Tuesday, Nov. 26, 11:15amPreschool Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
Bring your preschoolers (age 3-5) to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun; older siblings welcome!Note: No storytime July 9, December 24, or December 31, 2019
Tech Know-How
1:00 - 5:00 pm
 Tech Know-How
Tuesday, Nov. 26, 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!
Clay Time!
1:00 pm
 Clay Time!
Tuesday, Nov. 26, 1:00 pmClay Time!
Stribley Micro Library
Make something beautiful out of clay to take home
Exploring the MakerSpace Room
2:00 - 5:00 pm
 Exploring the MakerSpace Room
Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2:00 - 5:00 pmExploring the MakerS
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teens and adults,You're invited to the MakerSpace room located on the 2nd floor at the Cesar Chavez Central Library, where you can explore high tech equipment like 3D printers (MakerBot Replicator), virtual reality headset and gear (Oculus Rift), electronic cutting machine (Cricut), el...read more
Lego Club
3:00 p.m.
 Lego Club
Tuesday, Nov. 26, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Build with Legos and more! 
Fair Oaks Story Time
3:00-3:30 PM
 Fair Oaks Story Time
Tuesday, Nov. 26, 3:00-3:30 PMFair Oaks Story Time
Fair Oaks Library
Storytime for all ages with stories, poetry, songs, and so much more.  
The Sun Is Also a Star Movie screening
3:30 pm
The Sun Is Also a Star Movie screening
Tuesday, Nov. 26, 3:30 pmThe Sun Is Also a St
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Come to the Library and enjoy a movie!
Crafty kids: Native American Weaving
3:30 pm
Crafty kids: Native American Weaving
Tuesday, Nov. 26, 3:30 pmCrafty kids: Native
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Come over and get messy with an interactive craft! 
Author Visit - Sadey the Turkey
3:30PM
 Author Visit - Sadey the Turkey
Tuesday, Nov. 26, 3:30PMAuthor Visit - Sadey
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Meet Sadey the Turkey from Harvest Home Animal Sanctuary and learn about her new book "The Turkey Life". 
Teen Activity Group
4:00-5:00 pm
 Teen Activity Group
Tuesday, Nov. 26, 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, Nov. 26, 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! 
Hedgehog Crafts at MH Firehouse Room
4:00pm
Hedgehog Crafts at MH Firehouse Room
Tuesday, Nov. 26, 4:00pmHedgehog Crafts at M
Mountain House Branch Library
Join us to make a seasonal craft of cute hedgehogs at the Mountain House Firehouse located at 911 S.Tradition St., Mountain House, CA   95391..   For 4 years and above.  
Draw Fantasy Creatures with Young Rembrandts
4:00 p.m.
Draw Fantasy Creatures with Young Rembrandts
Tuesday, Nov. 26, 4:00 p.m.
(Tuesdays, October 8, November 26, & March 17, 4 p.m.)

Cesar Chavez Central Library
Come learn how to draw fantasy creatures with Young Rembrandts!  Suited for children ages 6-12.Tuesday, October 8, 2019, 4:00 Focus: monstersTuesday, November 26, 2019, 4:00Focus: dragonsTuesday, March 17, 2019, 4:00Focus: unicorns 
Stitch & Share
4:30 PM
 Stitch & Share
Tuesday, Nov. 26, 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, Nov. 27, 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.   
Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead
1:30 PM
 Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead
Wednesday, Nov. 27, 1:30 PMFull S.T.E.A.M. Ahea
Linden Branch Library
Come to the Linden Branch Library for a S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Mathematic) themed craft.
Troke Knitters
2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
 Troke Knitters
Wednesday, Nov. 27, 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
Makerspace
3:00 p.m.
 Makerspace
Wednesday, Nov. 27, 3:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Create what ever your mind can imagine. All ages are welcome. 
Lego Club
3:30 pm
 Lego Club
Wednesday, Nov. 27, 3:30 pm
Lathrop Branch Library
Build with LEGOs! We'll provide the bricks, you provide the imagination.
E.T. Movie Screening
3:30 pm
 E.T. Movie Screening
Wednesday, Nov. 27, 3:30 pmE.T. Movie Screening
Stribley Micro Library
Enjoy this classic film! 
Family Game Time
3:30 pm
 Family Game Time
Wednesday, Nov. 27, 3:30 pmFamily Game Time
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Play board games or video games with your friends and family
Book Worms
3:30 pm
 Book Worms
Wednesday, Nov. 27, 3:30 pmBook Worms
Arnold Rue Micro Library
If your child needs some help with their reading skills, we are happy to help! 
Writer’s Lab
4pm-5:30pm
 Writer’s Lab
Wednesday, Nov. 27, 4pm-5:30pmWriter’s Lab
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Join us every Wednesday from 4pm to 5:30pm for Writer's Lab in the MakerSpace at the Cesar Chavez Library.  Get instant help with your essays, reports, creative writing projects, business proposals and more. Guaranteed improvements to your manuscripts with the help of our professional staff...read more
Beginning Yoga and Pilates
6:00 p.m.
 Beginning Yoga and Pilates
Wednesday, Nov. 27, 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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HOLIDAY - LIBRARY CLOSED
 HOLIDAY - LIBRARY CLOSED
Thursday, Nov. 28
Troke Branch Library
CLOSED
 CLOSED
Thursday, Nov. 28
Tracy Branch Library
 
Library Closed
 Library Closed
Thursday, Nov. 28
Weston Ranch Branch Library
All About Baby
10:30 am
 All About Baby
Thursday, Nov. 28, 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
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Nov. 28, 10:30 a.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Join the Escalon Library Thursdays at 10:30a.m. for storytime. Share the joy and love of stories and encourage early literacy in your little one with books, finger plays, activities, and more! All ages are welcome!
Makerspace
4:00 p.m.
 Makerspace
Thursday, Nov. 28, 4:00 p.m.
Escalon Branch Library
Are you ready to become a STEAM Explorer? Join the Escalon Library Thursdays at 4:00p.m. for our Makerspace. Explore, discover and create with a multitude of supplies. Will you test your building skills with Legos? Or create a multifunctioning alarm with our Little Bits? Maybe you will turn you...read more
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HOLIDAY - LIBRARY CLOSED
 HOLIDAY - LIBRARY CLOSED
Friday, Nov. 29
Troke Branch Library
CLOSED
 CLOSED
Friday, Nov. 29
Tracy Branch Library
 
Library Closed
 Library Closed
Friday, Nov. 29
Weston Ranch Branch Library
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Lathrop Library Closed
 Lathrop Library Closed
Saturday, Nov. 30,
Lathrop Branch Library
We'll be closed on Saturday, November 30th for Thanksgiving.
Mountain House Library CLOSED 6/15/19-3/1/2020 Due to Road Construction.
Mountain House Library CLOSED 6/15/19-3/1/2020 Due to Road Construction.
Saturday, Nov. 30
Mountain House Branch Library
The Mountain House Library will be closed from 6/15/19-3/1/2020 due to road construction and the library move. 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...read more
Saturday Storytime
10:15 am
 Saturday Storytime
Saturday, Nov. 30, 10:15 amSaturday Storytime
Troke Branch Library
Join us for fun stories and songs on Saturday mornings at 10:15am. 
Preschool Storytime!
10:30 AM
 Preschool Storytime!
Saturday, Nov. 30, 10:30 AMPreschool Storytime!
Linden Branch Library
Join us for songs and a storytime at the Linden Library!
Tech Talks
10:30am
 Tech Talks
Saturday, Nov. 30, 10:30am
Cesar Chavez Central Library
In this Q&A-style class, beginners and intermediate users can get tech questions answered and help with their smart devices.  No registration needed.  Just bring your device and your questions.   
Lego Club
11:00 am
 Lego Club
Saturday, Nov. 30, 11:00 amLego Club
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Everything is awesome when you're building with LEGOs
Coloring Club
11:00 am
 Coloring Club
Saturday, Nov. 30, 11:00 amColoring Club
Stribley Micro Library
Come over, color, and relax!
Bingo Club
11:00 am
 Bingo Club
Saturday, Nov. 30, 11:00 amBingo Club
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Bring a friend or make new ones at our monthly bingo club
Family Storytime
11:30 am
 Family Storytime
Saturday, Nov. 30, 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, Nov. 30, 12:00 p.m.
Thornton Branch Library
Watch a classic film or new favorite every Saturday. Snacks will be provided. 
Exploring the MakerSpace Room
1:00 - 4:00 pm
 Exploring the MakerSpace Room
Saturday, Nov. 30, 1:00 - 4:00 pmExploring the MakerS
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teens and adults,You're invited to the MakerSpace room located on the 2nd floor at the Cesar Chavez Central Library, where you can explore high tech equipment like 3D printers (MakerBot Replicator), virtual reality headset and gear (Oculus Rift), electronic cutting machine (Cricut), el...read more
Needlepoint 101 (REGISTER)
1:00pm
 Needlepoint 101 (REGISTER)
Saturday, Nov. 30, 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 November 9, 2019. 

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