Search Catalog    Search ssjcpl.org
Catalog Home
      Translate Page

 

LIBRARY EVENTS AND PROGRAMS

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

Limit by location:      Limit by audience:
<< AprilMay 2021June >>
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
      
1
2
3
Virtual Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Virtual Storytime
Monday, May. 3, 10:30 a.m.Virtual Storytime
All Locations
Bring your little one and enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun all live from the library's Facebook page.  
4
Spanish Club
10AM
 Spanish Club
Tuesday, May. 4, 10AMSpanish Club
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Is learning Spanish a goal you've had so long it's embarrassing? No judgments here! Join us every Tuesday at 10AM and we can learn together. Get a head start on Rosetta Stone for free with your library card. 
Early Literacy Focus - Virtual
2:30 p.m.
 Early Literacy Focus - Virtual
Tuesday, May. 4, 2:30 p.m.Early Literacy Focus
All Locations
Want more activities to do with your little one? Check out our early literacy focused videos on Facebook and Youtube on the first Tuesday of every month. 
5
VIRTUAL SHOW: Jungle Jim’s Wild About Balloons Magic Show
VIRTUAL SHOW: Jungle Jim’s Wild About Balloons Magic Show
Wednesday, May 5, VIRTUAL SHOW: Jungle
All Locations
Enjoy giant animals, silly magic, zany humor and a 6-foot balloon! Be sure to watch this virtual show on the Stockton-San Joaquin County Public Library’s Facebook page available starting May 5, 2021!
May Take-Home Crafts
 May Take-Home Crafts
Wednesday, May. 5May Take-Home Crafts
Tracy Branch Library
All ages are invited to pick up a take-home craft from the library! While supplies last.Children's CraftBecome a May Flower with this flower pot picture. Also, color your own cactus bookmark.Teen & Adult CraftCreate a unique, decorative paper bowl! 
All About Baby-Virtual Storytime
10:30 a.m.
All About Baby-Virtual Storytime
Wednesday, May. 5, 10:30 a.m.All About Baby-Virtu
All Locations
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
6
Craft With the Library - Virtual
2:30 p.m.
Craft With the Library - Virtual
Thursday, May. 6, 2:30 p.m.Craft With the Libra
All Locations
Craft with the Library on Facebook, Instagram, Youtube.
7
8
9
10
Virtual Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Virtual Storytime
Monday, May. 10, 10:30 a.m.Virtual Storytime
All Locations
Bring your little one and enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun all live from the library's Facebook page.  
Horror Movie Club
5PM
 Horror Movie Club
Monday, May 10, 5PMHorror Movie Club
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Watch horror movies for FREE with your library card on Kanopy and Hoopla, then meet up to discuss them with fellow horror fans every other Monday at 5PM.Up Next:5/10: Whispering Corridors 
11
Spanish Club
10AM
 Spanish Club
Tuesday, May. 11, 10AMSpanish Club
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Is learning Spanish a goal you've had so long it's embarrassing? No judgments here! Join us every Tuesday at 10AM and we can learn together. Get a head start on Rosetta Stone for free with your library card. 
Elementary Age Focus - Virtual
2:30 p.m.
 Elementary Age Focus - Virtual
Tuesday, May. 11, 2:30 p.m.Elementary Age Focus
All Locations
Running out of activity ideas for the kids? Check out our elementary age focused videos on Facebook, Youtube, and Instagram. 
12
May Take-Home Crafts
 May Take-Home Crafts
Wednesday, May. 12May Take-Home Crafts
Tracy Branch Library
All ages are invited to pick up a take-home craft from the library! While supplies last.Children's CraftBecome a May Flower with this flower pot picture. Also, color your own cactus bookmark.Teen & Adult CraftCreate a unique, decorative paper bowl! 
All About Baby-Virtual Storytime
10:30 a.m.
All About Baby-Virtual Storytime
Wednesday, May. 12, 10:30 a.m.All About Baby-Virtu
All Locations
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
Government and You | Gobierno y Usted
5PM
Government and You | Gobierno y Usted
Wednesday, May. 12, 5PMGovernment and You |
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Would you like to learn how the government works and how you can get involved? Join us the second Wednesday of each month at 5PM¿Le gustaría saber cómo funciona el gobierno y cómo puede participar? Acompaña nos el segundo miércoles de cada mes a las 5 p.m.&n...read more
13
Cyndee Selects - Virtual
2:30 p.m.
 Cyndee Selects - Virtual
Thursday, May. 13, 2:30 p.m.Cyndee Selects - Vir
All Locations
See what Cyndee has in store for you this month. Check out her video on our Facebook and Youtube channels.
Virtual Lego Builders
3:30 P.M.
 Virtual Lego Builders
Thursday, May 13, 3:30 P.M.
Maya Angelou Branch Library
Join us virtually from home building with Legos or sharing your creations.  We ask that parents be present with their children during this program.  Participation is limited so sign-ups are required.

Graphic Novel Reviews - Virtual
4:00 p.m.
 Graphic Novel Reviews - Virtual
Thursday, May. 13, 4:00 p.m.
All Locations
Check out reviews of new or in-demand graphic novels for tweens and teens. Held on the library's Facebook page and YouTube channel. 
14
Virtual Reference | Referencia Virtual
10AM
Virtual Reference | Referencia Virtual
Friday, May. 14, 10AMVirtual Reference |
All Locations
Need help using our catalog? How about using our databases? Join us every other Friday at 10AM and we'll answer all your questions about using library services!¿Necesita ayuda para utilizar nuestro catálogo? ¿Qué tal usar nuestras bases de datos?  Acompaña...read more
15
16
17
Virtual Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Virtual Storytime
Monday, May. 17, 10:30 a.m.Virtual Storytime
All Locations
Bring your little one and enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun all live from the library's Facebook page.  
Horror Movie Club
5PM
 Horror Movie Club
Monday, May 17, 5PMHorror Movie Club
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Watch horror movies for FREE with your library card on Hoopla and Kanopy, then meet up to discuss them with fellow horror fans now every Monday at 5PM.This week's pick:5/17: Memento MoriUp next:5/24: High-Rise 
18
Micro Library Book Club
10:00 AM
 Micro Library Book Club
Tuesday, May 18, 10:00 AMMicro Library Book C
Virtual Branch
Lara Jean writes love letters to all the boys she has loved and then hides them in a hatbox until one day those letters are accidentally sent.

Spanish Club
10AM
 Spanish Club
Tuesday, May. 18, 10AMSpanish Club
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Is learning Spanish a goal you've had so long it's embarrassing? No judgments here! Join us every Tuesday at 10AM and we can learn together. Get a head start on Rosetta Stone for free with your library card. 
Teen Focus - Virtual
2:30 p.m.
 Teen Focus - Virtual
Tuesday, May. 18, 2:30 p.m.Teen Focus - Virtual
All Locations
Looking for cool crafts and activities you can do at home? Check out our teen focused videos on Facebook, YouTube, and Instagram. 
Graphic Novel Club
5PM
 Graphic Novel Club
Tuesday, May 18, 5PMGraphic Novel Club
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Read graphic novels for FREE with your library card on Hoopla, then meet up to discuss them with fellow fans the third Tuesday of every month at 5PM.This month's pick:5/18: Jupiter's LegacyUp next (double feature):6/15: Ms. Marvel Vol. 1: No Normal & Captain Marvel Vol. 1: In Pursui...read more
19
May Take-Home Crafts
 May Take-Home Crafts
Wednesday, May. 19May Take-Home Crafts
Tracy Branch Library
All ages are invited to pick up a take-home craft from the library! While supplies last.Children's CraftBecome a May Flower with this flower pot picture. Also, color your own cactus bookmark.Teen & Adult CraftCreate a unique, decorative paper bowl! 
All About Baby-Virtual Storytime
10:30 a.m.
All About Baby-Virtual Storytime
Wednesday, May. 19, 10:30 a.m.All About Baby-Virtu
All Locations
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
20
Next Chapter Book Club - Virtual
10:30 a.m.
Next Chapter Book Club - Virtual
Thursday, May. 20, 10:30 a.m.Next Chapter Book Cl
All Locations
Join the Next Chapter Book Club and get the scoop on chapter books perfect for middle graders. Held live on the library's Facebook and Instagram page.
The Road to Butter: A Virtual BTS MV Watch Party!
6:00pm
The Road to Butter: A Virtual BTS MV Watch Party!
Thursday, May 20, 6:00pmThe Road to Butter:
All Locations
All San Joaquin County ARMYs are invited to our virtual BTS watch party on May 20, 2021 at 6:00pm!We'll be watching every BTS comeback trailer and music video from debut until today! The watch party will end after the 9pm world premiere of the Butter music video. Text, voice, and ...read more
21
English Club | Club de Inglés
 English Club | Club de Inglés
Friday, May. 21English Club | Club
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Do you want to learn English from home? Join us every Friday at 2PM and we can learn together. Get a head start on Rosetta Stone for free with your library card. 
22
23
24
Virtual Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Virtual Storytime
Monday, May. 24, 10:30 a.m.Virtual Storytime
All Locations
Bring your little one and enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun all live from the library's Facebook page.  
Horror Movie Club
5PM
 Horror Movie Club
Monday, May 24, 5PMHorror Movie Club
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Watch horror movies for FREE with your library card on Hoopla and Kanopy, then meet up to discuss them with fellow horror fans Mondays at 5PM. This week's pick:5/24: High-RiseUp next:5/31: Wishing Stairs​​​​​​​
25
Spanish Club
10AM
 Spanish Club
Tuesday, May. 25, 10AMSpanish Club
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Is learning Spanish a goal you've had so long it's embarrassing? No judgments here! Join us every Tuesday at 10AM and we can learn together. Get a head start on Rosetta Stone for free with your library card. 
All About Adults - Virtual
2:30 p.m.
 All About Adults - Virtual
Tuesday, May. 25, 2:30 p.m.All About Adults - V
All Locations
Check out our Facebook,Youtube, and Instagram videos for crafts, book recommendations, and more!
26
May Take-Home Crafts
 May Take-Home Crafts
Wednesday, May. 26May Take-Home Crafts
Tracy Branch Library
All ages are invited to pick up a take-home craft from the library! While supplies last.Children's CraftBecome a May Flower with this flower pot picture. Also, color your own cactus bookmark.Teen & Adult CraftCreate a unique, decorative paper bowl! 
All About Baby-Virtual Storytime
10:30 a.m.
All About Baby-Virtual Storytime
Wednesday, May. 26, 10:30 a.m.All About Baby-Virtu
All Locations
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
27
Goodreads Virtual Book Club
2:30 p.m.
 Goodreads Virtual Book Club
Thursday, May. 27, 2:30 p.m.Goodreads Virtual Bo
All Locations
Join the Goodreads Virtual Book Club Live as we discuss a new book every month! Held live on the library's Facebook and Instagram pages. 
28
English Club | Club de Inglés
 English Club | Club de Inglés
Friday, May. 28English Club | Club
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Do you want to learn English from home? Join us every Friday at 2PM and we can learn together. Get a head start on Rosetta Stone for free with your library card. 
Virtual Reference | Referencia Virtual
10AM
Virtual Reference | Referencia Virtual
Friday, May. 28, 10AMVirtual Reference |
All Locations
Need help using our catalog? How about using our databases? Join us every other Friday at 10AM and we'll answer all your questions about using library services!¿Necesita ayuda para utilizar nuestro catálogo? ¿Qué tal usar nuestras bases de datos?  Acompaña...read more
29
30
31
Horror Movie Club
5PM
 Horror Movie Club
Monday, May 31, 5PMHorror Movie Club
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Watch horror movies for FREE with your library card on Hoopla and Kanopy, then meet up to discuss them with fellow horror fans Mondays at 5PM.  This week's pick:5/31: Wishing StairsUp next:6/7: Southbound​​​​​​​
     
  May 2021June >>
Powered by engagedpatrons.org