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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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Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
 Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
Saturday, Jun. 1Food Drive: May 1st
Troke Branch Library
Troke Library is hosting a Food Drive for the months of May & June! Hundreds of families and individuals receive emergency food assistance at the Emergency Food Bank Main Pantry, and without donations of food and/or funds, the Emergency Food Bank would not be able to provide assistance to those ...read more
Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Saturday, Jun. 1Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. Keep up your reading skills over the summer and participate in the Summer Reading Challenge. The challenge is  from June 1st-July 31st and simple to do! All you have to do is read books to win prizes. Logs can be submitted in-person or online. The more you read, the more opportunities...read more
Summer Reading Challenge Begins!
During open hours
Summer Reading Challenge Begins!
Saturday, Jun. 1Summer Reading Chall
Escalon Branch Library
All ages are welcome to participate in Summer Reading! The challenge is June 1-July 31, and the more you read, the more chances you have to win one of our fantastic prizes!! Check out our website for grand prizes: https://www.ssjcpl.org/programs/sumReading.html and visit the branch to check out more...read more
Book Buddies Registration: FULL
10:00
 Book Buddies Registration: FULL
Saturday, Jun. 1, 10:00Book Buddies Registr
Troke Branch Library
Registarion is now full.Children entering 1st, 2nd, and 3rd grade will work with qualified teens twice a week to practice and improve their reading skills.Please visit Troke Library to enroll in Book Buddies. Registration opens May 29.20 available spots.
Linden Storytime
10:20am - 10:45am
 Linden Storytime
Saturday, Jun. 1, 10:20am - 10:45am
Linden Branch Library
Join us in Linden for some singing, fingerplays, and of course a couple good stories!This storytime is geared towards babies and toddlers, but others are welcome to also attend.
Teen Games
12:00 pm
 Teen Games
Saturday, Jun. 1, 12:00 pm
(Saturdays, 12:00 pmj)
Teen Games
Thornton Branch Library
Play Xbox/Playsation and board games!
Summer Reading Kickoff Party
1:00pm - 2:30pm
 Summer Reading Kickoff Party
Saturday, Jun. 1, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Linden Branch Library
Join us for the very start of summer reading! We’ll have games, summer reading bags and logs for pick-up, and fun waiting for you here at the Linden Library! For All Ages!
Summer Reading Kick-Off Party!
1 - 3 pm
 Summer Reading Kick-Off Party!
Saturday, Jun. 1, 1 - 3 pmSummer Reading Kick-
Troke Branch Library
Join us at the Troke Library on Saturday, June 1st, from 1 pm to 3 pm for our Summer Reading Kick-off event! There will be crafts, games, face-painting, and local organizations with informational resources. Join us as we kick-off our Summer Reading Program! 
Legos
2:00-3:00
 Legos
Saturday, Jun. 1, 2:00-3:00Legos
Lathrop Branch Library
Legos is hosted every first Saturday of the Month. Have fun building something unique to be displayed in the library. 
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Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Sunday, Jun. 2Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. Keep up your reading skills over the summer and participate in the Summer Reading Challenge. The challenge is  from June 1st-July 31st and simple to do! All you have to do is read books to win prizes. Logs can be submitted in-person or online. The more you read, the more opportunities...read more
Book Buddies Registration: FULL
10:00
 Book Buddies Registration: FULL
Sunday, Jun. 2, 10:00Book Buddies Registr
Troke Branch Library
Registarion is now full.Children entering 1st, 2nd, and 3rd grade will work with qualified teens twice a week to practice and improve their reading skills.Please visit Troke Library to enroll in Book Buddies. Registration opens May 29.20 available spots.
Math and Homework Workshop
2:00pm
 Math and Homework Workshop
Sunday, Jun. 2, 2:00pmMath and Homework Wo
Tracy Branch Library
For K-12. Adults welcome. Complete fun math problems/puzzles, learn math tricks and shortcuts that may help students with their schoolwork, and get help with your school work or other specific topics you would like to go over. Each Sunday from 2:00 - 4:00pm.
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Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
 Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
Monday, Jun. 3Food Drive: May 1st
Troke Branch Library
Troke Library is hosting a Food Drive for the months of May & June! Hundreds of families and individuals receive emergency food assistance at the Emergency Food Bank Main Pantry, and without donations of food and/or funds, the Emergency Food Bank would not be able to provide assistance to those ...read more
Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Monday, Jun. 3Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. Keep up your reading skills over the summer and participate in the Summer Reading Challenge. The challenge is  from June 1st-July 31st and simple to do! All you have to do is read books to win prizes. Logs can be submitted in-person or online. The more you read, the more opportunities...read more
Weston Ranch Library Closed
 Weston Ranch Library Closed
Monday, Jun. 3
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Book Buddies Registration: FULL
10:00
 Book Buddies Registration: FULL
Monday, Jun. 3, 10:00Book Buddies Registr
Troke Branch Library
Registarion is now full.Children entering 1st, 2nd, and 3rd grade will work with qualified teens twice a week to practice and improve their reading skills.Please visit Troke Library to enroll in Book Buddies. Registration opens May 29.20 available spots.
Fruit Loop Necklaces
11 am
 Fruit Loop Necklaces
Monday, Jun. 3, 11 amFruit Loop Necklaces
Troke Branch Library
Let's practice patterns with this tastey math craft. Exploring patterns is one of the first steps in math and science (woohoo little coders!!). 
Lunch @ the Library
Noon to 1 PM
 Lunch @ the Library
Monday, Jun. 3, Noon to 1 PMLunch @ the Library
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Summer Food Program.
Family Movie: Kung Fu Panda 4
1 p.m.
 Family Movie: Kung Fu Panda 4
Monday, Jun. 3, 1 p.m.Family Movie: Kung F
Tracy Branch Library
All ages. After three death-defying adventures defeating world-class villains with his unmatched courage and mad martial arts skills, Po, the Dragon Warrior, is called upon by destiny to...give it a rest already. More specifically, he's tapped to become the Spiritual Leader of the Valley of Peac...read more
Tiny Canvas Painting Art Competition
3:00pm
Tiny Canvas Painting Art Competition
Monday, Jun. 3, 3:00pm
(June 3, 12, and 21, 3:00 pm)
Tiny Canvas Painting
Arnold Rue Micro Library
All ages and skill levels are invited to create your own mini masterpiece! Materials including canvases, brushes, paint, and inspiration images provided. Once created, pieces can be entered in our Tiny Art Competition where they will be displayed in the library for voting. The artists of the most po...read more
Guest Performer: Slim Chance Circus
3:30pm-4:15pm
Guest Performer: Slim Chance Circus
Monday, Jun. 3, 3:30pm-4:15pm
Manteca Branch Library
Slim Chance Circus: 'Slim & Squeaky Show'Hilarious and inspiring family entertainment.The show includes many types of juggling, unicycling & comedy. All ages are welcomed. 
Story Time
4:00pm
 Story Time
Monday, Jun. 3, 4:00pm
Stribley Micro Library
Head on over to Stribley Micro Library for stories and more!
Summer Reading Kickoff!
4:00pm
 Summer Reading Kickoff!
Monday, Jun. 3, 4:00pmSummer Reading Kicko
Mountain House Branch Library
Come to the Library for fun and facepainting during our Summer Reading Kickoff event.  It all begins at 4:00pm on June 3rd.
Crochet 101
4-5 p.m.
 Crochet 101
Monday, Jun. 3, 4-5 p.m.
(Mondays, June 3, July 1, August 12, 4-5 p.m.)
Crochet 101
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Learn some crochet basics and get started on crafting with yarn and a crochet hook. Supplies are provided, but you can bring your own as well. Experienced crocheters are also invited to join.Parking at Cesar Chavez Central Library is free and available in front of the library on Oak Street, and also...read more
Crochet 101
4-5 p.m.
 Crochet 101
Monday, Jun. 3, 4-5 p.m.
(Mondays, June 3, July 1, August 12, 4-5 p.m.)
Crochet 101
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Learn some crochet basics and get started on crafting with yarn and a crochet hook. Supplies are provided, but you can bring your own as well. Experienced crocheters are also invited to join.Parking at Cesar Chavez Central Library is free and available in front of the library on Oak Street, and also...read more
Ripon Crochet & Knit
4:30pm
 Ripon Crochet & Knit
Monday, Jun. 3, 4:30pm
Ripon Branch Library
Bring your knitting/crochet needs, yarn, and friends! All are welcome to the monthy meetup for socializing, knitting, and crocheting. This program takes place the first Monday of every month.
English Conversation Club
5 pm
 English Conversation Club
Monday, Jun. 3, 5 pmEnglish Conversation
Troke Branch Library
Practice your English language skills in a relaxed and welcoming environment. Every 2nd and 4th Mondays of the month. 
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Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
 Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
Tuesday, Jun. 4Food Drive: May 1st
Troke Branch Library
Troke Library is hosting a Food Drive for the months of May & June! Hundreds of families and individuals receive emergency food assistance at the Emergency Food Bank Main Pantry, and without donations of food and/or funds, the Emergency Food Bank would not be able to provide assistance to those ...read more
Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Tuesday, Jun. 4Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. Keep up your reading skills over the summer and participate in the Summer Reading Challenge. The challenge is  from June 1st-July 31st and simple to do! All you have to do is read books to win prizes. Logs can be submitted in-person or online. The more you read, the more opportunities...read more
Weston Ranch Library Closed
 Weston Ranch Library Closed
Tuesday, Jun. 4
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Book Buddies Registration: FULL
10:00
 Book Buddies Registration: FULL
Tuesday, Jun. 4, 10:00Book Buddies Registr
Troke Branch Library
Registarion is now full.Children entering 1st, 2nd, and 3rd grade will work with qualified teens twice a week to practice and improve their reading skills.Please visit Troke Library to enroll in Book Buddies. Registration opens May 29.20 available spots.
Preschool Story Time
10:30 am
 Preschool Story Time
Tuesday, Jun. 4, 10:30 amPreschool Story Time
Troke Branch Library
Enjoy stories & songs with your child in this engaging and interactive story time that lasts about 30 minutes. Stay & Play will be from 11:00AM-11:30AM and it is not necessary that you attend story time first. This program is designed for ages 3-5 years old, but children ...read more
Tiny Tots Playtime
10:30 am
 Tiny Tots Playtime
Tuesday, Jun. 4, 10:30 amTiny Tots Playtime
Manteca Branch Library
Join us for playtime to engage your little’s mind + social skills! 
Pre-School Storytime
10:30am
 Pre-School Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 4, 10:30am
Ripon Branch Library
It's Preschool story time at the Ripon Library! Bring your preschoolers to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and a very fun time. For ages 3-5; older siblings welcome.
Chavez Book Club for Adults
10:30am - 12:30pm
 Chavez Book Club for Adults
Tuesday, Jun. 4, 10:30am - 12:30pmChavez Book Club for
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Snow Flower and the Secret Fan is a brilliantly realistic journey back to an era of Chinese history that is as deeply moving as it is sorrowful. With the period detail and deep resonance of Memoirs of a Geisha, this lyrical and emotionally charged novel delves into one of the most mysterious of huma...read more

Preschool Playtime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Playtime
Tuesday, Jun. 4, 10:30 a.m.Preschool Playtime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
When kids play, anything's possible!ImaginationProblem solvingCreativitySelf-esteemCommunication 
Family History Helpers
10:30am-Noon
 Family History Helpers
Tuesday, Jun. 4, 10:30am-Noon
(First and Last Tuesday of Each Month)
Family History Helpe
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Genealogical Help, First and Last Tuesday of Each Month 
All About Baby Storytime
10:30am
 All About Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 4, 10:30amAll About Baby Story
Tracy Branch Library
This half-hour program for children ages 0-1.5 incorporates "Mother Goose on the Loose" guidelines to provide a time "just for babies". Focus is on literacy building blocks for baby's development through sharing picturebooks, board books, fingerplays, rhythm/rhyme, bounc...read more
Storytime
10:30 am
 Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 4Storytime
Fair Oaks Library
Hey there, families! Get ready to blast off into a whirlwind of enchanting tales, groovy beats, and a whole lot of giggles! Join us for Storytime here at the Fair Oaks Library! 
Baby/Toddler Play Time
11:00am
 Baby/Toddler Play Time
Tuesday, Jun. 4, 11:00am
Tracy Branch Library
Play time with a changing variety of toys for our yougest patrons between the two baby storytimes.   This will last half an hour.  Patrons attending either Tuesday storytime are invited to participate.
Toddler Storytime
11:30pm
 Toddler Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 4, 11:30pmToddler Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
This half-hour program for toddlers ages 1-2.5 which incorporates "Mother Goose on the Loose" guidelines to provide a time for children . Focus is on literacy building blocks for baby's development through sharing picturebooks, board books, fingerplays, rhythm/rhyme, bounces, and ...read more
Summer Reading Kick Off Party
12:00 pm
 Summer Reading Kick Off Party
Tuesday, Jun. 4, 12:00 pmSummer Reading Kick
Thornton Branch Library
Make marshmallow slime and have an ice cream party while you sign up for Summer Reading 2024!
Lunch @ the Library
Noon to 1 PM
 Lunch @ the Library
Tuesday, Jun. 4, Noon to 1 PMLunch @ the Library
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Summer Food Program.
Summer Reading Kickoff: Bubble Party!
1 p.m.
Summer Reading Kickoff: Bubble Party!
Tuesday, Jun. 4, 1 p.m.Summer Reading Kicko
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. We're having a bubble party to kick-off Summer Reading! We will have giant bubble stations, music and more! Remember to sign up for summer reading at the library while you're having fun too!Presented by Magic Bubbles and Balloons
Rock Adventure
1:00pm
 Rock Adventure
Tuesday, Jun. 4, 1:00pm
Mountain House Branch Library
Come have a rock decorating contest, and explore a collection of found rocks.
Tea Party in the Woods Storytime
1:30-2:00
Tea Party in the Woods Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 4, 1:30-2:00Tea Party in the Woo
Lathrop Branch Library
Join New Mettle Farms for a storytime that will help children build a greater connection to nature through engaging stories, sensory-based and social, emotional learning activities. Explore simple fruit tea flavors and manners as we politely take a sip at our picnic tea party.
Family Storytime
2:30pm
 Family Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 4, 2:30pmFamily Storytime
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Join us on alternating Tuesdays and Thursdays at 2:30pm for this half-hour program for children and their caregivers. Get ready for a fun story time full of reading, singing, and movement for the whole family!  
Legos & Listen
3:30 pm
 Legos & Listen
Tuesday, Jun. 4, 3:30 pmLegos & Listen
Escalon Branch Library
Join us on the 1st & 3rd Tuesday of each month as we build with Legos and listen to an audiobook. This is a great way to use fine motor skills, creativity, and learn to share, as well as hone listening skills. Recommended Ages 5-11.
Movie: Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation
4 pm
Movie: Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation
Tuesday, Jun. 4, 4 pmMovie: Hotel Transyl
Troke Branch Library
The monster family embarks on a vacation on a luxury monster cruise ship so Drac can take a summer vacation from providing everyone else's vacation at the hotel, and they indulge in all of the shipboard fun the cruise has to offer.This movie is rated PG and runs for 2 hours. Complimentary snacks...read more
Teens & Tweens Bingo
4:00pm
 Teens & Tweens Bingo
Tuesday, Jun. 4, 4:00pmTeens & Tweens Bingo
Mountain House Branch Library
Come join us and relax with some fun games of bingo! Small prizes will be given out while supplies last. This activity is meant for ages 10 and up.
Mountain House Family storytime
5:30 pm
 Mountain House Family storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 4, 5:30 pmMountain House Famil
Mountain House Branch Library
The whole family will enjoy this half hour storytime where library staff will share stories, rhymes and songs in preparation for bedtime.   Please join us at 5:30pm each Tuesday for this fun storytime.
Family Movie: Moana
6:00pm - 7:30pm
 Family Movie: Moana
Tuesday, Jun. 4, 6:00pm - 7:30pmFamily Movie: Moana
Linden Branch Library
One girl embarks on an adventure to save her island and her people - and discovers more about herself than she imagined.Rated PG. This program welcomes all ages! 
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Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
 Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
Wednesday, Jun. 5Food Drive: May 1st
Troke Branch Library
Troke Library is hosting a Food Drive for the months of May & June! Hundreds of families and individuals receive emergency food assistance at the Emergency Food Bank Main Pantry, and without donations of food and/or funds, the Emergency Food Bank would not be able to provide assistance to those ...read more
Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Wednesday, Jun. 5Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. Keep up your reading skills over the summer and participate in the Summer Reading Challenge. The challenge is  from June 1st-July 31st and simple to do! All you have to do is read books to win prizes. Logs can be submitted in-person or online. The more you read, the more opportunities...read more
Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Wednesday, Jun. 5Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. Keep up your reading skills over the summer and participate in the Summer Reading Challenge. The challenge is  from June 1st-July 31st and simple to do! All you have to do is read books to win prizes. Logs can be submitted in-person or online. The more you read, the more opportunities...read more
Weston Ranch Library Closed
 Weston Ranch Library Closed
Wednesday, Jun. 5
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Book Buddies Registration: FULL
10:00
 Book Buddies Registration: FULL
Wednesday, Jun. 5, 10:00Book Buddies Registr
Troke Branch Library
Registarion is now full.Children entering 1st, 2nd, and 3rd grade will work with qualified teens twice a week to practice and improve their reading skills.Please visit Troke Library to enroll in Book Buddies. Registration opens May 29.20 available spots.
Summer Reading Kickoff!
11:00 am-1:00 pm
 Summer Reading Kickoff!
Wednesday, Jun. 5, 11:00 am-1:00 pmSummer Reading Kicko
Escalon Branch Library
Dance in the foam pit, compete in a bungee run or buzzer beater basketball and jump/slide in the bouncey house; all ages will find something fun to do at our Summer Reading Kickoff! This will be held at Main Street Park. If you plan to go in the foam pit, prepare to get wet so dress appropriately an...read more
Lunch @ the Library
1 PM to 2 PM
 Lunch @ the Library
Wednesday, Jun. 5, 1 PM to 2 PMLunch @ the Library
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Summer Food Program.
Rube Goldberg Machines Makerspace Workshop (Register)
1:00pm
Rube Goldberg Machines Makerspace Workshop (Register)
Wednesday, Jun. 5, 1:00pm
(June 5, 12, 19, & 26, 2024)
Rube Goldberg Machin
Tracy Branch Library
Ages 10-18. Learn about simple machines and use them to build increasingly complicated rube goldberg machines with a partner. Please only register if you can attend all four one-hour sessions (each Wednesday in June). Space is limited. 

Outdoor Races
1:00pm
 Outdoor Races
Wednesday, Jun. 5, 1:00pm
Mountain House Branch Library
Come to the outdoor races at the Mountain House library garden. 
*EVENT IS FULL* Cruizin’ Critters
1:30pm
*EVENT IS FULL* Cruizin’ Critters
Wednesday, Jun. 5, 1:30pm
Ripon Branch Library
This event is now full. You are welcome to wait on standby the day of the program in case there are no-shows, but we cannot guarantee admittance.Come join the Ripon library as we meet a fox, a hedgehog, a hawk, and many more backyard friends and wildlife from Cruizin Critters!Space is very limited!P...read more
Tween Book Club
2:30pm
 Tween Book Club
Wednesday, Jun. 5, 2:30pmTween Book Club
Tracy Branch Library
Ideal for Grades 6-8. Read & discuss middle-grade books.
Chess Club
3 pm
 Chess Club
Wednesday, Jun. 5, 3 pmChess Club
Troke Branch Library
Want to play chess with others? Come play for fun, practice, and learn.Recommended for ages 6 and older.
Playstation VR
3:00 pm
 Playstation VR
Wednesday, Jun. 5, 3:00 pm
(Wednesdays, June 5 & July 3, 3:00 pm)
Playstation VR
Thornton Branch Library
Play Creed boxing and other exciting games on the Playstation VR.
Guest Performer: Germar The Magician
3:30pm
Guest Performer: Germar The Magician
Wednesday, Jun. 5, 3:30pm
Manteca Branch Library
The magic comedy of Germar the Magician.Germar is a Vallejo, California based magician who strives to entertain and educate his audience through his magic and illusions. All ages are welcomed.
Tote Bag Decorating
4:00pm
 Tote Bag Decorating
Wednesday, Jun. 5, 4:00pm
Stribley Micro Library
Stop by the Stribley Micro Library to decorate a tote bag!
Bead Your Own Bracelet
4:30 - 5:30 PM
 Bead Your Own Bracelet
Wednesday, Jun. 5, 4:30 - 5:30 PMBead Your Own Bracel
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teens & Adults,Come join us to make your own bracelet at the Cesar Chavez Central Library on Wednesday, June 5, 2024 at 4:30 PM. Anyone ages 12 and up is invited to participate. Supplies and tools will be provided on a first come first serve basis. Registration is not required. Please come promp...read more
Fairy Tale Basket
4:30pm
 Fairy Tale Basket
Wednesday, Jun. 5, 4:30pm
Fair Oaks Library
Create a beautiful fairy tale basket to take with you on your next adventure! This program is for teens.
DIY Airplanes
4:45pm - 5:45pm
 DIY Airplanes
Wednesday, Jun. 5, 4:45pm - 5:45pm
Linden Branch Library
We’ve got the supplies to make your own airplanes, and we’ll have some templates for making paper ones as well!For kids 5-12. While supplies last.
Shedskin Reptiles
6 pm
 Shedskin Reptiles
Wednesday, Jun. 5, 6 pmShedskin Reptiles
Troke Branch Library
For an hour children and adults will have a hands on experience that is both educational and fun! Jeff Porto has over 40 years of experience, he will be introducing many varieties of reptiles! Shedskin Reptiles bring over 20 animals which includes snakes (both large and small), a great variety ...read more
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Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
 Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
Thursday, Jun. 6Food Drive: May 1st
Troke Branch Library
Troke Library is hosting a Food Drive for the months of May & June! Hundreds of families and individuals receive emergency food assistance at the Emergency Food Bank Main Pantry, and without donations of food and/or funds, the Emergency Food Bank would not be able to provide assistance to those ...read more
Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Thursday, Jun. 6Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. Keep up your reading skills over the summer and participate in the Summer Reading Challenge. The challenge is  from June 1st-July 31st and simple to do! All you have to do is read books to win prizes. Logs can be submitted in-person or online. The more you read, the more opportunities...read more
All About Baby Storytime
9:30am
 All About Baby Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 6, 9:30am
Ripon Branch Library
This half-hour program incorporates "Mother Goose on the Loose" guidelines to provide a time "just for babies". Focus is on literacy building blocks for baby's development through sharing picture books, board books, fingerplays, rhythm/rhyme and simple songs. Above all it'...read more
Baby + Toddler Storytime @Troke
10:30 am
 Baby + Toddler Storytime @Troke
Thursday, Jun. 6, 10:30 am
Troke Branch Library
Join us for about 30 minutes of stories, songs and activities on Thursday mornings at 10:30 am. After storytime, we will play for about half an hour. This mellower storytime is designed for our smallest friends and their caregivers--siblings are welcome, too!
All About Baby Storytime
10:30AM
 All About Baby Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 6, 10:30AM
(Thursdays, June 6, 13, 20, 27, 10:30AM)
All About Baby Story
Mountain House Branch Library
This half-hour program incorporates "Mother Goose on the Loose" guidelines to provide a time "just for babies". Focus is on literacy building blocks for baby's development through sharing picturebooks, board books, fingerplays, rhythm/rhyme and simple songs.Above all it ...read more
Toddler Storytime
10:30am - 11:30am
 Toddler Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 6, 10:30am - 11:30amToddler Storytime
Manteca Branch Library
Join us as we venture off to imagination land for a magical reading experience!
All About Baby Storytime
10:30am
 All About Baby Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 6, 10:30am
Ripon Branch Library
This half-hour program incorporates "Mother Goose on the Loose" guidelines to provide a time "just for babies". Focus is on literacy building blocks for baby's development through sharing picture books, board books, fingerplays, rhythm/rhyme and simple songs. Above all it'...read more
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 6, 10:30 a.m.Preschool Storytime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Enjoy interactive stories, songs, rhymes, and movement.  
Bingo
10:30AM
 Bingo
Thursday, Jun. 6, 10:30AMBingo
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Join us the first Thursday of the month for Bingo!Adults 18 and over join us for bingo. Enjoy treats and play for fun prizes!
Family Story Time
10:30 am
 Family Story Time
Thursday, Jun. 6, 10:30 amFamily Story Time
Escalon Branch Library
Enjoy stories, sing songs, and dance with your child in this engaging and interactive story time that lasts about 30 minutes. Afterward, stay for a fun craft or activity and playtime! All ages are welcome. 
Preschool Storytime
10:30am
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 6, 10:30am
Tracy Branch Library
Please join us for this library staff led preschool storytime for children ages 2.5-5 years.  This engaging program includes stories, rhymes, music and fun that help build a love of reading and develop early literacy skills.    It all begins at 10:30am. 
Preschool Toy Time
11:00am
 Preschool Toy Time
Thursday, Jun. 6, 11:00am
Tracy Branch Library
During Toddler Toy Time share 30 minutes of impromptu playtime with your 2-5 year old with blocks, puppets and more. 
Device Advice
11 a.m.
 Device Advice
Thursday, Jun. 6, 11 a.m.
(Thursdays Dec. 7 & 21, 11 a.m., Jan. 11 & 25, 11 a.m., Feb. 8 & 22, 11 a.m., Mar. 14 & 28, 11 a.m., April 11 & 25, 11 a.m. May 9 & 23, 11 a.m.)

Tracy Branch Library
Adults get help with your device and computer skills.
Preschool Storytime
11:15AM
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 6, 11:15AM
(Thursdays, June 6, 13, 20, 27, 11:15AM)
Preschool Storytime
Mountain House Branch Library
Bring your preschoolers to this half hour storytime where library staff will share age appropriate stories, rhymes and songs and we will all have a very fun time. For ages 3-5; older siblings welcome.  Please join us at 11:15am on Thursdays.
Travel Mug
11:30am
 Travel Mug
Thursday, Jun. 6, 11:30am
Fair Oaks Library
Summer is here, that means its travel time! Design your own travel mug to take with you on the road! This program is for adults, there are two sessions: 11:30am and 6:00pm.
Lunch @ the Library
Noon to 1 PM
 Lunch @ the Library
Thursday, Jun. 6, Noon to 1 PMLunch @ the Library
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Summer Food Program.
Teen Thursday: Nintendo Game Day
1:00pm
Teen Thursday: Nintendo Game Day
Thursday, Jun. 6, 1:00pmTeen Thursday: Ninte
Tracy Branch Library
Ideal for Grades 6-12. Play a variety of Nintendo games with other players.
Puppet Art Theater: Cinderella
2:00-3:00
 Puppet Art Theater: Cinderella
Thursday, Jun. 6, 2:00-3:00Puppet Art Theater:
Lathrop Branch Library
The Puppet Art Theater Company presents Cinderella. The classic tale, told in Puppet Art Theater style. Cinderella wants to attend the ball and dance the night away. Unfortunately, her stepmother and awful stepsisters conspire against Cinderella and it is up to her Fairy Godmother to get her to the ...read more
Teen Book Club
2:30pm
 Teen Book Club
Thursday, Jun. 6, 2:30pmTeen Book Club
Tracy Branch Library
Grades 9-12. Read & discuss young adult books.
Summer Reading Stuffed Animal Pals - EDIT: ZEBRA
2:30-2:55
Summer Reading Stuffed Animal Pals - EDIT: ZEBRA
Thursday, Jun. 6, 2:30-2:55Summer Reading Stuff
Linden Branch Library
We’ve got four animal friends for you to choose from, to make a companion for this year’s summer reading adventure! Register for this timeslot if you would like to befriend an elephant pal!EDIT: Unforunately, there was a shipping issue for the elephant stuffed animal. We have swapped it ...read more

Summer Reading Stuffed Animal Pals - German Shepard
3:00-3:25
Summer Reading Stuffed Animal Pals - German Shepard
Thursday, Jun. 6, 3:00-3:25Summer Reading Stuff
Linden Branch Library
We’ve got four animal friends for you to choose from, to make a companion for this year’s summer reading adventure! Register for this timeslot if you would like to befriend a German Shepard pal!For kids 2-12. While supplies last. MUST REGISTER EACH CHILD INDIVIDUALLY. Please only re...read more
Kite making
3:00 pm
 Kite making
Thursday, Jun. 6, 3:00 pmKite making
Thornton Branch Library
Make and decorate a kite and then take it outisde to fly!
Social Security Benefits and The ABCD’s of Medicare presented by The American Financial Education Alliance
3:00 pm
Social Security Benefits and The ABCD’s of Medicare presented by The American Financial Education Alliance
Thursday, Jun. 6, 3:00 pm
Ripon Branch Library
The path to financial clarity starts here! Come join the American Financial Education Alliance to learn about Social Security benefits and Medicare in this two hour class.
NorCal Bats
3:30 p.m.
 NorCal Bats
Thursday, Jun. 6, 3:30 p.m.NorCal Bats
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Meet REAL bats and learn about these animals and their importance as insect control.  Inform others and help protect our natural world. Dispel misconceptions and save these highly valuable mammals with education and rescue.  NorCalBats is dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitat...read more
Summer Reading Stuffed Animal Pals - EDIT: SHARK
3:30-3:55
Summer Reading Stuffed Animal Pals - EDIT: SHARK
Thursday, Jun. 6, 3:30-3:55Summer Reading Stuff
Linden Branch Library
We’ve got four animal friends for you to choose from, to make a companion for this year’s summer reading adventure! Register for this timeslot if you would like to befriend a giraffe pal!EDIT: Unfortunately, there was a shipping issue with the giraffe stuffed animal. We have swapped it w...read more

English Conversation Practice
3:30-4:30 pm
 English Conversation Practice
Thursday, Jun. 6, 3:30-4:30 pmEnglish Conversation
Escalon Branch Library
Practice your language skills to talk and grow together! Meet new people and learn English in a fun, relaxed atmosphere. This supports all conversational English levels. 
Scales, Tails, and Fur
3:30PM
 Scales, Tails, and Fur
Thursday, Jun. 6, 3:30PMScales, Tails, and F
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Meet and learn about different animals!Thursday June 6th at 3:30pm
DIY Superhero Clocks
4:00 pm
 DIY Superhero Clocks
Thursday, Jun. 6, 4:00 pmDIY Superhero Clocks
Escalon Branch Library
Learn how to make your very own DIY Superhero Clock and brighten up your room! Registration required as space is limited. Recommended for ages 8 years & older. 

Shedskin Reptile Experience
4:00 pm
 Shedskin Reptile Experience
Thursday, Jun. 6, 4:00 pmShedskin Reptile Exp
Mountain House Branch Library
Summer Reading Stuffed Animal Pals - Turtle
4:00-4:25
Summer Reading Stuffed Animal Pals - Turtle
Thursday, Jun. 6, 4:00-4:25Summer Reading Stuff
Linden Branch Library
We’ve got four animal friends for you to choose from, to make a companion for this year’s summer reading adventure! Register for this timeslot if you would like to befriend a turtle pal!For kids 2-12. While supplies last. MUST REGISTER EACH CHILD INDIVIDUALLY. Please only register f...read more

Ice cream and Donut social
4:00pm
 Ice cream and Donut social
Thursday, Jun. 6, 4:00pm Ice cream and Donut
Maya Angelou Branch Library
Join us in celebrating National Donut and Chocolate Ice Cream Day at the Angelou Public Library. Everyone is welcome to create donut ice cream sandwiches or simply enjoy them on their own.
English Conversation Club
4:00 pm
 English Conversation Club
Thursday, Jun. 6, 4:00 pm
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Join our English conversation club and practice your English skills in a safe and fun environment! Improve your fluency, learn common phrases and words, learn different greetings and practice responding to real-life scenarios!
The Animal Book Club
4:30 pm
 The Animal Book Club
Thursday, Jun. 6, 4:30 pmThe Animal Book Club
Troke Branch Library
Read to a rescued farm animal like a chicken or duck, from Harvest Home Animal Sanctuary! This gives children a chance to meet an animal they may not normally see, and practice their reading in a relaxed environment. Each meeting with be on the 1st Thursday of the month.
Travel Mug
6:00pm
 Travel Mug
Thursday, Jun. 6, 6:00pm
Fair Oaks Library
Summer is here, that means its travel time! Design your own travel mug to take with you on the road! This program is for adults, there are two sessions: 11:30am and 6:00pm.
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Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
 Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
Friday, Jun. 7Food Drive: May 1st
Troke Branch Library
Troke Library is hosting a Food Drive for the months of May & June! Hundreds of families and individuals receive emergency food assistance at the Emergency Food Bank Main Pantry, and without donations of food and/or funds, the Emergency Food Bank would not be able to provide assistance to those ...read more
Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Friday, Jun. 7Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. Keep up your reading skills over the summer and participate in the Summer Reading Challenge. The challenge is  from June 1st-July 31st and simple to do! All you have to do is read books to win prizes. Logs can be submitted in-person or online. The more you read, the more opportunities...read more
Family Storytime
10:15AM
 Family Storytime
Friday, Jun. 7, 10:15AM
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Join us every Friday at 10:15 for this half-hour program for children and their caregivers.We will share fun, colorful picture books, sing happy songs, and make simple, cute crafts to take home.
Linden Storytime
10:20-10:45
 Linden Storytime
Friday, Jun. 7, 10:20-10:45
Linden Branch Library
Join us in Linden for some singing, fingerplays, and of course a couple good stories!This storytime is geared towards babies and toddlers, but others are welcome to also attend.
Drop-In Tech Help @Troke
10:30 am
 Drop-In Tech Help @Troke
Friday, Jun. 7, 10:30 amDrop-In Tech Help @T
Troke Branch Library
Drop by during this hour with your computer/tech questions. You may bring your own device (phone, tablet, laptop). No registration.
Toddler Exploration Lab
10:30am
 Toddler Exploration Lab
Friday, Jun. 7, 10:30am
Mountain House Branch Library
A time and space for toddlers to explore their world by enjoying a variety of hands on activities including puzzles, toss games, crawling tunnels and more, while parents get to meet and talk with each other.  This lab is for children 0-5 years of age.
Fun Fridays: Tummy Time & Toys
10:30am
 Fun Fridays: Tummy Time & Toys
Friday, Jun. 7, 10:30am
Maya Angelou Branch Library
Bring your little one for tummy time and toys at the library!
Baby Play Day
10:30am
 Baby Play Day
Friday, Jun. 7, 10:30amBaby Play Day
Ripon Branch Library
Bring your little ones 24 months and under for an hour of play and exploration. Toys will be provided.
Mess Fest
10:30 am
 Mess Fest
Friday, Jun. 7, 10:30 amMess Fest
Escalon Branch Library
Children ages 1-5 years old, will get to discover mess making at its very best as they create marvelously messy masterpieces with paint and other materials. This will be held outdoors (weather permitting), and there will be different stations provided, each one with a different level of messiness.
Stay and Play
11:00AM
 Stay and Play
Friday, Jun. 7, 11:00AM
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Join us for a Stay and Play. Children 5 and under can make new friends as they play with different toys.
Little Explorers
11:00am - 11:30am
 Little Explorers
Friday, Jun. 7, 11:00am - 11:30am
Linden Branch Library
Little Explorers is the toddler and preschool STEAM program that takes place once a month. Kids will learn some basics of science, technology, math, engineering, and art, all while having fun and exploring the world around them through guided activities! Some may be a bit messy, so dress with that i...read more
Lunch @ the Library
Noon to 1 PM
 Lunch @ the Library
Friday, Jun. 7, Noon to 1 PMLunch @ the Library
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Summer Food Program.
Adult Program: Teapot flower Pot
12:30-1:30
Adult Program: Teapot flower Pot
Friday, Jun. 7, 12:30-1:30Adult Program: Teapo
Lathrop Branch Library
Join us for a relaxing hour. Paint and decorate a ceramic teapot. Limited supplies 
Pride Month Crafts
1:00pm
 Pride Month Crafts
Friday, Jun. 7, 1:00pmPride Month Crafts
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. Have fun making crafts for pride month.
Drop-in tech help
1:00pm
 Drop-in tech help
Friday, Jun. 7, 1:00pm
Mountain House Branch Library
Are you in need of basic tech help with your device or navigating the internet?Drop into the Mountain House Branch library for help.
DIY Honey Lip Scrub
2:00pm
 DIY Honey Lip Scrub
Friday, Jun. 7, 2:00pm
Fair Oaks Library
Fair Oaks Library invites you to relax and make a honey lip scrub! This program is for adults.
Drop in Tech Hour
2pm-3pm
 Drop in Tech Hour
Friday, Jun. 7, 2pm-3pmDrop in Tech Hour
Manteca Branch Library
Have questions on how to navigate your device? We're here to help!
Lego Club
3:00 pm
 Lego Club
Friday, Jun. 7, 3:00 pm
(Fridays, 3:00 pm)
Lego Club
Thornton Branch Library
Create and build with our Lego pieces. Design marble mazes and Lego portrait art or make your own creation.
Farm Friends & Books - Harvest Home Animal Sanctuary
3:30-4:30 pm
Farm Friends & Books - Harvest Home Animal Sanctuary
Friday, Jun. 7, 3:30-4:30 pmFarm Friends & Books
Escalon Branch Library
Read to a rescued small farm friend from Harvest Home Animal Sanctuary! Meet an animal you may not interact with or see regularly like a duck, chicken, or turkey, and practice reading in a relaxed and judgment-free environment. Each meeting will be on the 1st Friday of the month at 3:30 pm. All ages...read more
English Conversation Club
4 p.m.
 English Conversation Club
Friday, Jun. 7, 4 p.m.
(Friday, Nov. 17, 4 p.m., Friday Dec 1, & 22, 4p.m., Friday, Jan. 12 & 19, 4 p.m., Feb. 9 & 23, 4 p.m., Friday March 9 & 23, 4 p.m.)

Tracy Branch Library
Adults come and practice speaking English in a comfortable group setting.
Movies on Main Street
8:30 pm
 Movies on Main Street
Friday, Jun. 7, 8:30 pmMovies on Main Stree
Escalon Branch Library
Everyone is invited to this free event! We are hosting 6 family-friendly movie nights at Main Street Park on 6/7, 6/14, 6/21, 6/28, 7/12, & 7/19. Bring your blankets or lawn chairs. Snacks available for purchase through local non-profit sponsors. Movies will start at dusk, around 8:30 pm. 
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Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
 Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
Saturday, Jun. 8Food Drive: May 1st
Troke Branch Library
Troke Library is hosting a Food Drive for the months of May & June! Hundreds of families and individuals receive emergency food assistance at the Emergency Food Bank Main Pantry, and without donations of food and/or funds, the Emergency Food Bank would not be able to provide assistance to those ...read more
Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Saturday, Jun. 8Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. Keep up your reading skills over the summer and participate in the Summer Reading Challenge. The challenge is  from June 1st-July 31st and simple to do! All you have to do is read books to win prizes. Logs can be submitted in-person or online. The more you read, the more opportunities...read more
Presentation: Estate Planning, Wills, Trust Administration, Probate & Guardianship Nomination
!0:30 am to 11:30 am
Presentation: Estate Planning, Wills, Trust Administration, Probate & Guardianship Nomination
Saturday, Jun. 8, !0:30 am to 11:30 amPresentation: Estate
Troke Branch Library
An educational presentation on the topics of Estate Planning, Wills, Trust Administration, Probate and the Nomination of Guardianship for parents, ensuring the well-being of children and dependents to inform the general public on issues that affect us all.In today's world, understanding the...read more
Chess Club
10:00am
 Chess Club
Saturday, Jun. 8, 10:00amChess Club
Tracy Branch Library
Ideal for Ages 6+. Play or learn to play chess on Saturdays mornings. All equipment provided.
Social Security Benefits and The ABCD’s of Medicare presented by The American Financial Education Alliance
10:30am
Social Security Benefits and The ABCD’s of Medicare presented by The American Financial Education Alliance
Saturday, Jun. 8, 10:30am
Ripon Branch Library
The path to financial clarity starts here! Come join the American Financial Education Alliance to learn about Social Security benefits and Medicare in this two hour class.
Paws for Reading
12 p.m.
 Paws for Reading
Saturday, Jun. 8, 12 p.m.
(Saturdays, February 10, 12 p.m., March 9, 12 p.m., April 13, 12 p.m., May 11, 12 p.m., June 8)

Tracy Branch Library
Ideal for Ages 6-12, younger readers are welcome. Read to a therapy dog at the library every 2nd Saturday of the month.
Teen Games
12:00 pm
 Teen Games
Saturday, Jun. 8, 12:00 pm
(Saturdays, 12:00 pmj)
Teen Games
Thornton Branch Library
Play Xbox/Playsation and board games!
Plant Swap
1:00-2:00
 Plant Swap
Saturday, Jun. 8, 1:00-2:00Plant Swap
Lathrop Branch Library
Bring a plant, take a plant! Bring your cuttings, seedlings, house plants, succulents, flowers, bulbs or full-sized plants to swap with other plant lovers. All types of plants are welcome. Please label your plants prior to bringing them to the swap. Plants should be in soil, water or a plastic bag.
Movie Matinee: Finding Dory (PG)
1:00pm
Movie Matinee: Finding Dory (PG)
Saturday, Jun. 8, 1:00pm
Fair Oaks Library
Come and relax at Fair Oaks Library with a movie and snacks! While supplies last.
Acrylic Painting for Adults: Tropical Beach
1:00pm
Acrylic Painting for Adults: Tropical Beach
Saturday, Jun. 8, 1:00pmAcrylic Painting for
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Follow along as we paint a beautiful tropical beach using acrylic paints. 
Iced & Infused Teas: New Mettle Farms @Troke
1:30 pm
Iced & Infused Teas: New Mettle Farms @Troke
Saturday, Jun. 8, 1:30 pmIced & Infused Teas:
Troke Branch Library
The cold affects how our taste buds enjoy the delicate floral and fruity notes in our teas.  Explore how to create summer accents and effective flavor infusions that will taste best sipped on warm summer days, over ice. No registration.
Let’s Play Magic the Gathering
1:30pm
Let’s Play Magic the Gathering
Saturday, Jun. 8, 1:30pmLet’s Play Mag
Tracy Branch Library
Ideal for Ages 13+. Let’s Play Magic the Gathering. Ideal for Ages 13+. Play the fantasy card game. Beginners welcome.
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Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Sunday, Jun. 9Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. Keep up your reading skills over the summer and participate in the Summer Reading Challenge. The challenge is  from June 1st-July 31st and simple to do! All you have to do is read books to win prizes. Logs can be submitted in-person or online. The more you read, the more opportunities...read more
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Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
 Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
Monday, Jun. 10Food Drive: May 1st
Troke Branch Library
Troke Library is hosting a Food Drive for the months of May & June! Hundreds of families and individuals receive emergency food assistance at the Emergency Food Bank Main Pantry, and without donations of food and/or funds, the Emergency Food Bank would not be able to provide assistance to those ...read more
Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Monday, Jun. 10Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. Keep up your reading skills over the summer and participate in the Summer Reading Challenge. The challenge is  from June 1st-July 31st and simple to do! All you have to do is read books to win prizes. Logs can be submitted in-person or online. The more you read, the more opportunities...read more
Take & Make Craft Kit @Troke: Friendship Bracelets
10 am until they are gone
Take & Make Craft Kit @Troke: Friendship Bracelets
Monday, Jun. 10, 10 am until they are goneTake & Make Craft Ki
Troke Branch Library
Come to the Reference Desk to pick up a kit for making a friendship bracelet using a circular cardboard loom. This craft is for grown-ups. There will be a limited supply to give out. No reservations.  
Tech Tips: Email
10:30am
 Tech Tips: Email
Monday, Jun. 10, 10:30amTech Tips: Email
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Learn how to set up an email account, general use of tools, and how to keep it updated on your mobile device. For the purpose of this program, we will use Gmail. Este programa también estará disponible en Español.
Toddler Crafts: Newspaper Animals
10:30am
Toddler Crafts: Newspaper Animals
Monday, Jun. 10, 10:30amToddler Crafts: News
Tracy Branch Library
Join us to learn skills create fun and fanciful toddler art while teaching fine motor skills. These projects are for 2 1/2 - 4 year olds  This week we will be making animals from newspapers.
Lunch @ the Library
Noon to 1 PM
 Lunch @ the Library
Monday, Jun. 10, Noon to 1 PMLunch @ the Library
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Summer Food Program.
Let’s Read Together for Grades 1-3
1 p.m.
Let’s Read Together for Grades 1-3
Monday, Jun. 10, 1 p.m.Let’s Read Tog
Tracy Branch Library
Grades 1, 2, and 3. Early readers can improve their reading fluency and comprehension by participating in round-robin reading. Limited space. First come, first serve.
Chapter Book Club for Grades 3-5
2 p.m.
Chapter Book Club for Grades 3-5
Monday, Jun. 10, 2 p.m.Chapter Book Club fo
Tracy Branch Library
Improve your reading comprehension over summer vacation by participating in book discussions and take home activity packs for a new chapter book each week. Ideal for grades 3-5. First come, first serve.
Book Buddies
2:00-3:00PM
 Book Buddies
Monday, Jun. 10, 2:00-3:00PM
(06/13)
Book Buddies
Weston Ranch Branch Library
This is a reading program for children entering 1st, 2nd, or 3rd grades who are reading below grade level.One-on-one or small group sessions are led by a volunteer to help young readers develop the skills they need.Meetings will take place Mondays and Wednesdays 2:00-3:00pm from June 10-July 12
Book Buddies
3 pm
 Book Buddies
Monday, Jun. 10Book Buddies
Troke Branch Library
With Registration:Children entering 1st, 2nd, and 3rd grade will work with qualified teens twice a week to practice and improve their reading skills.Book Buddies is a great way to build literacy skills and a love of reading!Every Monday & FridayJune 10- July 19, 3-4 pm
Adventure in Nature
3:00 pm
 Adventure in Nature
Monday, Jun. 10, 3:00 pm
Mountain House Branch Library
Building Memories with Dad
3:30 pm
 Building Memories with Dad
Monday, Jun. 10, 3:30 pm
Ripon Branch Library
What are your favorite memories with your dad? Do they include playing catch, building with blocks, or reading? Come create a cute Father's Day gift representing all of the fond memories you share.
Story Time
4:00pm
 Story Time
Monday, Jun. 10, 4:00pm
Stribley Micro Library
Head on over to Stribley Micro Library for stories and more!
Book Buddies
4pm
 Book Buddies
Monday, Jun. 10, 4pm
(Mondays, Wednesdays)

Cesar Chavez Central Library
We are hosing a tutoring program on Mondays and Wednesdays starting June 10th 2024. We will meet from 4pm- 5pm.  It will combine reading practice and games to bring students the extra support they need. Registration will be required and a commitment to all sessions will be expected. Parent...read more

Family Movie Night "DC League of Super-Pets" Rated PG
5:00 P.M.
Family Movie Night "DC League of Super-Pets" Rated PG
Monday, Jun. 10, 5:00 P.M.
Maya Angelou Branch Library
Come and join us for a movie that the whole family can enjoy!  We will be showing "DC League of Super-Pets".  Popcorn and refreshments will be provided.  Rated PG.
Manteca Coffee & Books - Bookclub!
6pm-7pm
Manteca Coffee & Books - Bookclub!
Monday, Jun. 10, 6pm-7pmManteca Coffee & Boo
Manteca Branch Library
Join us for a night of fun and discussion of our current book club read "Circe" by Madeline Miller. 

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Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
 Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
Tuesday, Jun. 11Food Drive: May 1st
Troke Branch Library
Troke Library is hosting a Food Drive for the months of May & June! Hundreds of families and individuals receive emergency food assistance at the Emergency Food Bank Main Pantry, and without donations of food and/or funds, the Emergency Food Bank would not be able to provide assistance to those ...read more
Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Tuesday, Jun. 11Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. Keep up your reading skills over the summer and participate in the Summer Reading Challenge. The challenge is  from June 1st-July 31st and simple to do! All you have to do is read books to win prizes. Logs can be submitted in-person or online. The more you read, the more opportunities...read more
Preschool Story Time
10:30 am
 Preschool Story Time
Tuesday, Jun. 11, 10:30 amPreschool Story Time
Troke Branch Library
Enjoy stories & songs with your child in this engaging and interactive story time that lasts about 30 minutes. Stay & Play will be from 11:00AM-11:30AM and it is not necessary that you attend story time first. This program is designed for ages 3-5 years old, but children ...read more
Tiny Tots Playtime
10:30 am
 Tiny Tots Playtime
Tuesday, Jun. 11, 10:30 amTiny Tots Playtime
Manteca Branch Library
Join us for playtime to engage your little’s mind + social skills! 
Pre-School Storytime
10:30am
 Pre-School Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 11, 10:30am
Ripon Branch Library
It's Preschool story time at the Ripon Library! Bring your preschoolers to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and a very fun time. For ages 3-5; older siblings welcome.
Preschool Playtime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Playtime
Tuesday, Jun. 11, 10:30 a.m.Preschool Playtime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
When kids play, anything's possible!ImaginationProblem solvingCreativitySelf-esteemCommunication 
DIY Patriotic Bandana Wreath
10:30 am
 DIY Patriotic Bandana Wreath
Tuesday, Jun. 11, 10:30 am
Escalon Branch Library
Learn how to make this adorable wreath to show off on your door! This free program includes all supplies and is just for adults. Please register as space is limited. Please note: this program takes place before the library opens so please enter through the community room door.

All About Baby Storytime
10:30am
 All About Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 11, 10:30amAll About Baby Story
Tracy Branch Library
This half-hour program for children ages 0-1.5 incorporates "Mother Goose on the Loose" guidelines to provide a time "just for babies". Focus is on literacy building blocks for baby's development through sharing picturebooks, board books, fingerplays, rhythm/rhyme, bounc...read more
Storytime
10:30 am
 Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 11Storytime
Fair Oaks Library
Hey there, families! Get ready to blast off into a whirlwind of enchanting tales, groovy beats, and a whole lot of giggles! Join us for Storytime here at the Fair Oaks Library! 
Baby/Toddler Play Time
11:00am
 Baby/Toddler Play Time
Tuesday, Jun. 11, 11:00am
Tracy Branch Library
Play time with a changing variety of toys for our yougest patrons between the two baby storytimes.   This will last half an hour.  Patrons attending either Tuesday storytime are invited to participate.
Toddler Storytime
11:30pm
 Toddler Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 11, 11:30pmToddler Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
This half-hour program for toddlers ages 1-2.5 which incorporates "Mother Goose on the Loose" guidelines to provide a time for children . Focus is on literacy building blocks for baby's development through sharing picturebooks, board books, fingerplays, rhythm/rhyme, bounces, and ...read more
Lunch @ the Library
Noon to 1 PM
 Lunch @ the Library
Tuesday, Jun. 11, Noon to 1 PMLunch @ the Library
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Summer Food Program.
Father’s Day Craft
1 p.m.
 Father’s Day Craft
Tuesday, Jun. 11, 1 p.m.Father’s Day C
Tracy Branch Library
Come to the library to make a fun craft for Father's Day. Ideal for ages 0 to 12. 
Princess Storytime
1:30-3:30
 Princess Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 11, 1:30-3:30Princess Storytime
Lathrop Branch Library
Enjoy a magical Storytime with Princess Jasmine and Tiana. Crafts and games will be provided. Dress up is encouraged!
Father’s Day Paper Bag Books
2:00pm
Father’s Day Paper Bag Books
Tuesday, Jun. 11, 2:00pmFather’s Day P
Mountain House Branch Library
Let's show our appreciation to the father figures in our lives with these fun and creative paper bag books! This activity is intended for teens, ages 12 and up. 
Chavez MakerSpace Room
2 - 5 PM
 Chavez MakerSpace Room
Tuesday, Jun. 11, 2 - 5 PMChavez MakerSpace Ro
Cesar Chavez Central Library
The Chavez MakerSpace room will be open every Tuesday & Wednesday from 2 to 5 PM. If you haven't been to the MakerSpace room before, it is located on the 2nd floor of the Cesar Chavez Central Library. Come explore various tech equipment - 3D printers (MakerBot Replic...read more
Cookie Decorating
3:00pm
 Cookie Decorating
Tuesday, Jun. 11, 3:00pm
Fair Oaks Library
Decorate a delicious treat to enjoy at Fair Oaks Library!!
Bollywood Dance Party
3 p.m.
 Bollywood Dance Party
Tuesday, Jun. 11, 3 p.m.Bollywood Dance Part
Tracy Branch Library
Learn traditional Indian and modesn dance moved used in Bollywood films and have fun dancing!
Teen String Art
3:30 pm
 Teen String Art
Tuesday, Jun. 11, 3:30 pmTeen String Art
Escalon Branch Library
Create a unique piece in this introduction to string art, just for teens ages 13-17 years old! All supplies are included in this free program. 
Lego Club
4:00PM
 Lego Club
Tuesday, Jun. 11, 4:00PM
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Come to our Lego Club and let your imagination go wild!  Build something new and we'll put it on display.  We'll provide the Legos!!
Father’s Day Clay Craft
4 pm
 Father’s Day Clay Craft
Tuesday, Jun. 11, 4 pmFather’s Day C
Troke Branch Library
Join us at Troke Library for a Father's Day Clay Craft. You will be using air-dry clay to recreate your father figure. This program is recommended for ages 6 -12 years old.  
Harvest Home Farm -Read to an animal.
4:00 pm
Harvest Home Farm -Read to an animal.
Tuesday, Jun. 11, 4:00 pm
Mountain House Branch Library
Bring your 3-12 year old to meet and read to a rescue farm animal.
Teen Advisory Group
4:00 PM
 Teen Advisory Group
Tuesday, Jun. 11, 4:00 PM
Maya Angelou Branch Library
Want a say in what the Maya Angelou Library does for teens?  Join our Teen Advisory Group and help plan programs and events.
Mason Jar Ramen
4 PM
 Mason Jar Ramen
Tuesday, Jun. 11, 4 PMMason Jar Ramen
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Mason Jar Ramen are the perfect addition to your busy schedules. Ther're easy to put together with ingredients of your choice. For teens and adults. All supplies will be provided.
Teen Movie: Love, Simon
5:00-7:00
 Teen Movie: Love, Simon
Tuesday, Jun. 11, 5:00-7:00Teen Movie: Love, Si
Linden Branch Library
Simon’s been keeping a huge secret about himself from everyone in his life. The only one who knows is the mysterious Blue that he has been emailing. When his secret gets spilled to everyone, Simon struggles but also learns who really accepts him. All that’s left is Blue.Rated PG-13. This...read more
Mountain House Family storytime
5:30 pm
 Mountain House Family storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 11, 5:30 pmMountain House Famil
Mountain House Branch Library
The whole family will enjoy this half hour storytime where library staff will share stories, rhymes and songs in preparation for bedtime.   Please join us at 5:30pm each Tuesday for this fun storytime.
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Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
 Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
Wednesday, Jun. 12Food Drive: May 1st
Troke Branch Library
Troke Library is hosting a Food Drive for the months of May & June! Hundreds of families and individuals receive emergency food assistance at the Emergency Food Bank Main Pantry, and without donations of food and/or funds, the Emergency Food Bank would not be able to provide assistance to those ...read more
Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Wednesday, Jun. 12Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. Keep up your reading skills over the summer and participate in the Summer Reading Challenge. The challenge is  from June 1st-July 31st and simple to do! All you have to do is read books to win prizes. Logs can be submitted in-person or online. The more you read, the more opportunities...read more
Lunch @ the Library
1 PM to 2 PM
 Lunch @ the Library
Wednesday, Jun. 12, 1 PM to 2 PMLunch @ the Library
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Summer Food Program.
Wild Things Animal Show
1:00 pm
 Wild Things Animal Show
Wednesday, Jun. 12, 1:00 pmWild Things Animal S
Escalon Branch Library
Conservation Ambassadors’ Wild Things was founded for the purpose of housing and caring for displaced wildlife. Learn more about some of these amazing animals in this educational and engaging animal encounter show. Please note that this is a special Summer Reading event and our community room ...read more
Madden 24 Tournament
1:00 pm
 Madden 24 Tournament
Wednesday, Jun. 12, 1:00 pmMadden 24 Tournament
Thornton Branch Library
Choose your team and play to win the Madden 24 Football Tournament on Xbox Series X.
Rube Goldberg Machines Makerspace Workshop (Register)
1:00pm
Rube Goldberg Machines Makerspace Workshop (Register)
Wednesday, Jun. 12, 1:00pm
(June 5, 12, 19, & 26, 2024)
Rube Goldberg Machin
Tracy Branch Library
Ages 10-18. Learn about simple machines and use them to build increasingly complicated rube goldberg machines with a partner. Please only register if you can attend all four one-hour sessions (each Wednesday in June). Space is limited. 

Make Gift Box Bows
1:30 - 2:30 PM
 Make Gift Box Bows
Wednesday, Jun. 12, 1:30 - 2:30 PMMake Gift Box Bows
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Teens & Adults,If you'd like to learn how to make a fancy gift box bow, come to the Cesar Chavez Central Library on Wednesday, June 12 at 1:30 PM. Anyone ages 10 and up is invited to participate. Supplies and tools will be provided on a first come first serve basis. A FREE public parkin...read more
Book Buddies
2:00-3:00PM
 Book Buddies
Wednesday, Jun. 12, 2:00-3:00PM
(06/13)
Book Buddies
Weston Ranch Branch Library
This is a reading program for children entering 1st, 2nd, or 3rd grades who are reading below grade level.One-on-one or small group sessions are led by a volunteer to help young readers develop the skills they need.Meetings will take place Mondays and Wednesdays 2:00-3:00pm from June 10-July 12
Tween Book Club
2:30pm
 Tween Book Club
Wednesday, Jun. 12, 2:30pmTween Book Club
Tracy Branch Library
Ideal for Grades 6-8. Read & discuss middle-grade books.
Tiny Canvas Painting Art Competition
3:00pm
Tiny Canvas Painting Art Competition
Wednesday, Jun. 12, 3:00pm
(June 3, 12, and 21, 3:00 pm)
Tiny Canvas Painting
Arnold Rue Micro Library
All ages and skill levels are invited to create your own mini masterpiece! Materials including canvases, brushes, paint, and inspiration images provided. Once created, pieces can be entered in our Tiny Art Competition where they will be displayed in the library for voting. The artists of the most po...read more
Father’s Day Craft
3:00 pm
 Father’s Day Craft
Wednesday, Jun. 12, 3:00 pmFather’s Day C
Troke Branch Library
Join us as we paint an apron for your father or a special father figure in your life. 
Guest Performer: Furs, Scales, & Tails
3:30pm
Guest Performer: Furs, Scales, & Tails
Wednesday, Jun. 12, 3:30pm
Manteca Branch Library
Come to Manteca Library to learn about 14 different animals & take pictures with them at the show!All ages are welcomed.
Craft for Adults: Solar Clay Pots
4:00pm
Craft for Adults: Solar Clay Pots
Wednesday, Jun. 12, 4:00pmCraft for Adults: So
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Design and paint your pot to hold your solar light to display on your garden. May I interest you in a frog design per chance?
Hooked on Crochet
4:00-5:45 pm
 Hooked on Crochet
Wednesday, Jun. 12, 4:00-5:45 pmHooked on Crochet
Escalon Branch Library
Learn to crochet and make some new friends! We have free supplies available to use and help you get started. If you already have a project, bring it to work on. Recommended for ages 10 & up. 
Kids Bingo
4:00pm
 Kids Bingo
Wednesday, Jun. 12, 4:00pmKids Bingo
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Play bingo and get the chance to win some neat prizes along the way. This bingo session is intended for kids.
Travel Mug Design
4:00pm
 Travel Mug Design
Wednesday, Jun. 12, 4:00pm
Stribley Micro Library
Design a travel mug for yourself or to give as a gift at Stribley Micro Library!
Book Buddies
4pm
 Book Buddies
Wednesday, Jun. 12, 4pm
(Mondays, Wednesdays)

Cesar Chavez Central Library
We are hosing a tutoring program on Mondays and Wednesdays starting June 10th 2024. We will meet from 4pm- 5pm.  It will combine reading practice and games to bring students the extra support they need. Registration will be required and a commitment to all sessions will be expected. Parent...read more

Folded Hedgehog
4:30pm
 Folded Hedgehog
Wednesday, Jun. 12, 4:30pm
Fair Oaks Library
Come to Fair Oaks Library to learn how to turn an old book into a friendly hedgehog! This program is for teens.
DRUMMM Rhythmic Events
6 pm
 DRUMMM Rhythmic Events
Wednesday, Jun. 12, 6 pmDRUMMM Rhythmic Even
Troke Branch Library
DRUMMM Rhythmic Events interactive entertainment engages and unites guests of all ages in a joyful, memorable music-making experience.Join us at Troke Libray on Wednesday, June 12, 6 pm. 
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Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
 Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
Thursday, Jun. 13Food Drive: May 1st
Troke Branch Library
Troke Library is hosting a Food Drive for the months of May & June! Hundreds of families and individuals receive emergency food assistance at the Emergency Food Bank Main Pantry, and without donations of food and/or funds, the Emergency Food Bank would not be able to provide assistance to those ...read more
Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Thursday, Jun. 13Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. Keep up your reading skills over the summer and participate in the Summer Reading Challenge. The challenge is  from June 1st-July 31st and simple to do! All you have to do is read books to win prizes. Logs can be submitted in-person or online. The more you read, the more opportunities...read more
All About Baby Storytime
9:30am
 All About Baby Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 13, 9:30am
Ripon Branch Library
This half-hour program incorporates "Mother Goose on the Loose" guidelines to provide a time "just for babies". Focus is on literacy building blocks for baby's development through sharing picture books, board books, fingerplays, rhythm/rhyme and simple songs. Above all it'...read more
Father’s Day Take Home Craft
10:00am
Father’s Day Take Home Craft
Thursday, Jun. 13, 10:00am
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Grab a take home bag to create wonderful Father's Day crafts for the father figure in your life. Supplies Limited. First Come first serve.
Baby + Toddler Storytime @Troke
10:30 am
 Baby + Toddler Storytime @Troke
Thursday, Jun. 13, 10:30 am
Troke Branch Library
Join us for about 30 minutes of stories, songs and activities on Thursday mornings at 10:30 am. After storytime, we will play for about half an hour. This mellower storytime is designed for our smallest friends and their caregivers--siblings are welcome, too!
All About Baby Storytime
10:30AM
 All About Baby Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 13, 10:30AM
(Thursdays, June 6, 13, 20, 27, 10:30AM)
All About Baby Story
Mountain House Branch Library
This half-hour program incorporates "Mother Goose on the Loose" guidelines to provide a time "just for babies". Focus is on literacy building blocks for baby's development through sharing picturebooks, board books, fingerplays, rhythm/rhyme and simple songs.Above all it ...read more
Toddler Storytime
10:30am - 11:30am
 Toddler Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 13, 10:30am - 11:30amToddler Storytime
Manteca Branch Library
Join us as we venture off to imagination land for a magical reading experience!
Lotería
10:30am
 Lotería
Thursday, Jun. 13, 10:30am
Maya Angelou Branch Library
Join us for Lotería at the library!
All About Baby Storytime
10:30am
 All About Baby Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 13, 10:30am
Ripon Branch Library
This half-hour program incorporates "Mother Goose on the Loose" guidelines to provide a time "just for babies". Focus is on literacy building blocks for baby's development through sharing picture books, board books, fingerplays, rhythm/rhyme and simple songs. Above all it'...read more
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 13, 10:30 a.m.Preschool Storytime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Enjoy interactive stories, songs, rhymes, and movement.  
Sudoku
10:30AM
 Sudoku
Thursday, Jun. 13, 10:30AMSudoku
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Come play Sudoku at Weston Ranch the second Thursday of every month. Fresh coffee will be available.This program is for adults and seniors.
Family Story Time
10:30 am
 Family Story Time
Thursday, Jun. 13, 10:30 amFamily Story Time
Escalon Branch Library
Enjoy stories, sing songs, and dance with your child in this engaging and interactive story time that lasts about 30 minutes. Afterward, stay for a fun craft or activity and playtime! All ages are welcome. 
Preschool Storytime
10:30am
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 13, 10:30am
Tracy Branch Library
Please join us for this library staff led preschool storytime for children ages 2.5-5 years.  This engaging program includes stories, rhymes, music and fun that help build a love of reading and develop early literacy skills.    It all begins at 10:30am. 
Preschool Makerspace
11:00am
 Preschool Makerspace
Thursday, Jun. 13, 11:00am
Tracy Branch Library
Hands-on S.T.E.A.M. fun for preschoolers. Ideal for 2.5-5 year olds.  
Financial Basic Part 1 ---Ages 12+
11:00am
Financial Basic Part 1 ---Ages 12+
Thursday, Jun. 13, 11:00am
Mountain House Branch Library
Preschool Storytime
11:15AM
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 13, 11:15AM
(Thursdays, June 6, 13, 20, 27, 11:15AM)
Preschool Storytime
Mountain House Branch Library
Bring your preschoolers to this half hour storytime where library staff will share age appropriate stories, rhymes and songs and we will all have a very fun time. For ages 3-5; older siblings welcome.  Please join us at 11:15am on Thursdays.
Book Page Art
11:30am
 Book Page Art
Thursday, Jun. 13, 11:30am
Fair Oaks Library
Come to Fair Oaks Library to learn how to turn old book pages into works of art! This program is for adults.
Lunch @ the Library
Noon to 1 PM
 Lunch @ the Library
Thursday, Jun. 13, Noon to 1 PMLunch @ the Library
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Summer Food Program.
Teen Thursday: Paint Your Own Souvenir Shirt (Register)
1:00pm
Teen Thursday: Paint Your Own Souvenir Shirt (Register)
Thursday, Jun. 13, 1:00pmTeen Thursday: Paint
Tracy Branch Library
Registration is closed. Drop-in participants are welcome, but will have to use whatever shirt sizes that are available.Ideal for Grades 6-12. "Adventure Begins at Your Library!" Where do you want to have an adventure? Paint a t-shirt for a destination you would love to visit one ...read more
*EVENT IS FULL* Conservation Ambassadors
1:00pm
*EVENT IS FULL* Conservation Ambassadors
Thursday, Jun. 13, 1:00pm
Ripon Branch Library
This event is now full. You are welcome to wait on standby the day of the program in case there are no-shows, but we cannot guarantee admittance.Come join the Ripon library as we meet wildlife from around the world, vising from Conservation Ambassadors!Space is very limited!Patrons may register in a...read more
WOW Presents: Slimy Science
2:00-3:00
 WOW Presents: Slimy Science
Thursday, Jun. 13, 2:00-3:00WOW Presents: Slimy
Lathrop Branch Library
This lesson starts with a brief introduction to chemical reactions and three states of matter. Students will work in pairs to see Chemistry in action! They measure and mix ingredients and discover substances with strange and surprising properties: non-Newtonian polymers called slime. Students will g...read more

Teen Book Club
2:30pm
 Teen Book Club
Thursday, Jun. 13, 2:30pmTeen Book Club
Tracy Branch Library
Grades 9-12. Read & discuss young adult books.
Family Storytime
2:30pm
 Family Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 13, 2:30pmFamily Storytime
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Join us on alternating Tuesdays and Thursdays at 2:30pm for this half-hour program for children and their caregivers. Get ready for a fun story time full of reading, singing, and movement for the whole family!  
WOW Presents: Slimy Science
3:00-4:00
 WOW Presents: Slimy Science
Thursday, Jun. 13, 3:00-4:00WOW Presents: Slimy
Lathrop Branch Library
This lesson starts with a brief introduction to chemical reactions and three states of matter. Students will work in pairs to see Chemistry in action! They measure and mix ingredients and discover substances with strange and surprising properties: non-Newtonian polymers called slime. Students will g...read more

Build a Stuffed Animal
3:00 pm
 Build a Stuffed Animal
Thursday, Jun. 13, 3:00 pmBuild a Stuffed Anim
Thornton Branch Library
Make your own stuffed animal. Space is limited so be sure to register. 

Book Group for Adults
3:00pm
 Book Group for Adults
Thursday, Jun. 13, 3:00pm
Ripon Branch Library
Led my retired librarian Melinda Kopp, Ripon's book group is open to adults who are up or a new literary adventure and a lively discussion each month!Please see staff at the information Desk to sign up.
Tween Bingo
3:30pm
 Tween Bingo
Thursday, Jun. 13, 3:30pm
Manteca Branch Library
Join us for a few rounds of Bingo & a chance to win awesome prizes! This free program is for ages 8 & up. 
Conservation Ambassadors - Wild Things Animal Show
3:30 p.m.
Conservation Ambassadors - Wild Things Animal Show
Thursday, Jun. 13, 3:30 p.m.Conservation Ambassa
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Join us for an exciting afternoon to meet a variety of exotic animals!  
English Conversation Practice
3:30-4:30 pm
 English Conversation Practice
Thursday, Jun. 13, 3:30-4:30 pmEnglish Conversation
Escalon Branch Library
Practice your language skills to talk and grow together! Meet new people and learn English in a fun, relaxed atmosphere. This supports all conversational English levels. 
Tween Anime & Manga Club
3:30-4:30 pm
 Tween Anime & Manga Club
Thursday, Jun. 13, 3:30-4:30 pmTween Anime & Manga
Escalon Branch Library
We'll chat about all things manga, watch some anime on Crunchyroll, and make a craft. Snacks are included in this free program just for tweens ages 8-12 years old. 
DRUMMM Rhythmic Events
3:30PM
 DRUMMM Rhythmic Events
Thursday, Jun. 13, 3:30PMDRUMMM Rhythmic Even
Weston Ranch Branch Library
DRUMMM Rhythmic Events interactive entertainment engages and unites guests of all ages in a joyful, memorable music-making experience.Thursday June 13th at 3:30pm
Family bingo!
4:00 pm
 Family bingo!
Thursday, Jun. 13, 4:00 pmFamily bingo!
Mountain House Branch Library
Get ready to shout "BINGO"  and wind some prizes.  We will play two original games and then a BLACKOUT game.  
Father’s Day Craft
4:00pm
 Father’s Day Craft
Thursday, Jun. 13, 4:00pmFather’s Day C
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Create a neat gift for your father or parential figure in your life for Father's Day.
Shedskin Reptiles
4:00pm-5:00pm
 Shedskin Reptiles
Thursday, Jun. 13, 4:00pm-5:00pm
Fair Oaks Library
Shedskin Retiles is coming to Fair Oaks Library to teach us about our reptilian friends!
English Conversation Club
4:00 pm
 English Conversation Club
Thursday, Jun. 13, 4:00 pm
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Join our English conversation club and practice your English skills in a safe and fun environment! Improve your fluency, learn common phrases and words, learn different greetings and practice responding to real-life scenarios!
Vision Board Adult Program
5:00pm
 Vision Board Adult Program
Thursday, Jun. 13, 5:00pmVision Board Adult P
Mountain House Branch Library
Come make vision boards. The purpose of a vision board is to help you focus on your goals. It is a adaily reminder of the things you look forward to achieving. 
Book Group for Adults
6:00pm
 Book Group for Adults
Thursday, Jun. 13, 6:00pm
Ripon Branch Library
Led my retired librarian Melinda Kopp, Ripon's book group is open to adults who are up or a new literary adventure and a lively discussion each month!Please see staff at the information Desk to sign up.
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Fun Friday Crafts
 Fun Friday Crafts
Friday, Jun. 14Fun Friday Crafts
Manteca Branch Library
Are you looking for fun crafts & activities to do? Join in the fun & get creative at the Manteca Library!Designed for all ages. All supplies will be provided.
Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
 Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
Friday, Jun. 14Food Drive: May 1st
Troke Branch Library
Troke Library is hosting a Food Drive for the months of May & June! Hundreds of families and individuals receive emergency food assistance at the Emergency Food Bank Main Pantry, and without donations of food and/or funds, the Emergency Food Bank would not be able to provide assistance to those ...read more
Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Friday, Jun. 14Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. Keep up your reading skills over the summer and participate in the Summer Reading Challenge. The challenge is  from June 1st-July 31st and simple to do! All you have to do is read books to win prizes. Logs can be submitted in-person or online. The more you read, the more opportunities...read more
Train Building Contest
 Train Building Contest
Friday, Jun. 14Train Building Conte
Tracy Branch Library
Enter the Tracy Library's Train Building Contest and you could win summer prizes.  See flyer or library for rules.  Three winners will be chosen.  Trains will be displayed at the Tracy Library from mid-July to mid-August.  Trains must be turned in by July 12, 2024 by 4:30pm t...read more
Family Storytime
10:15AM
 Family Storytime
Friday, Jun. 14, 10:15AM
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Join us every Friday at 10:15 for this half-hour program for children and their caregivers.We will share fun, colorful picture books, sing happy songs, and make simple, cute crafts to take home.
Linden Storytime
10:20-10:45
 Linden Storytime
Friday, Jun. 14, 10:20-10:45
Linden Branch Library
Join us in Linden for some singing, fingerplays, and of course a couple good stories!This storytime is geared towards babies and toddlers, but others are welcome to also attend.
MS Word: Tables, Images, and Graphics @Troke
10:30 am
MS Word: Tables, Images, and Graphics @Troke
Friday, Jun. 14, 10:30 amMS Word: Tables, Ima
Troke Branch Library
Learn how to use tables, borders, backgrounds, and WordArt to make your documents pop in this class. Bring your own device, or use one of our laptops in the class. No registration.
Fun Fridays: Father’s Day Craft
10:30am
Fun Fridays: Father’s Day Craft
Friday, Jun. 14, 10:30am
Maya Angelou Branch Library
Join us for a fun Father's Day craft with your toddler!
Preschool Music and Movement Fun
10:30am
Preschool Music and Movement Fun
Friday, Jun. 14, 10:30amPreschool Music and
Tracy Branch Library
Join us to have fun moving with music and singing songs.  Preschoolers will get to move and groove with scarves, musical instruments and more.  They will have fun getting theit wiggles out.  This program is for children 3-5 years of age.  
Stay and Play
11:00AM
 Stay and Play
Friday, Jun. 14, 11:00AM
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Join us for a Stay and Play. Children 5 and under can make new friends as they play with different toys.
Lunch @ the Library
Noon to 1 PM
 Lunch @ the Library
Friday, Jun. 14, Noon to 1 PMLunch @ the Library
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Summer Food Program.
Resume Builder
10am-11am
 Resume Builder
Friday, Jun. 14, 10am-11amResume Builder
Manteca Branch Library
Applying for jobs or internships? Do you need help updating your resume? Come to Manteca Library!
Up, Up & Away -Creations and Games
1:00pm
Up, Up & Away -Creations and Games
Friday, Jun. 14, 1:00pm
Mountain House Branch Library
Father’s Day Tie-Dye
2:00pm
 Father’s Day Tie-Dye
Friday, Jun. 14, 2:00pm
Fair Oaks Library
Come by Fair Oaks Library and tie-dye a tie to give as a gift!
Drop in Tech Hour
2pm-3pm
 Drop in Tech Hour
Friday, Jun. 14, 2pm-3pmDrop in Tech Hour
Manteca Branch Library
Have questions on how to navigate your device? We're here to help!
Father’s Day Craft
3:00pm
 Father’s Day Craft
Friday, Jun. 14, 3:00pmFather’s Day C
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Join us as we hand paint mugs for the father or father figure in your life to gift on Father's Day! Mug, painting supplies, and gift tag will be provided!
Superhero Storytime & Craft!
3:00 pm
 Superhero Storytime & Craft!
Friday, Jun. 14, 3:00 pmSuperhero Storytime
Escalon Branch Library
Join us for a special, "Superhero" themed story time and then stay and make some slime! We'll sing, dance and read a couple of books so wear your favorite superhero outfits!! Geared towards ages 8 & under, but all ages welcome, while space & supplies last. 
Book Buddies
3 pm
 Book Buddies
Friday, Jun. 14Book Buddies
Troke Branch Library
With Registration:Children entering 1st, 2nd, and 3rd grade will work with qualified teens twice a week to practice and improve their reading skills.Book Buddies is a great way to build literacy skills and a love of reading!Every Monday & FridayJune 10- July 19, 3-4 pm
Teen and Tween Board Games
3:00pm
 Teen and Tween Board Games
Friday, Jun. 14, 3:00pm
Mountain House Branch Library
Come join us and relax with some fun board games and snacks! This activity is intended for teens and tweens, age 10 and up.
Lego Club
3:00 pm
 Lego Club
Friday, Jun. 14, 3:00 pm
(Fridays, 3:00 pm)
Lego Club
Thornton Branch Library
Create and build with our Lego pieces. Design marble mazes and Lego portrait art or make your own creation.
Library After Dark - Glow Party for Families **Canceled**
4:45 p.m.
Library After Dark - Glow Party for Families **Canceled**
Friday, Jun. 14, 4:45 p.m.Library After Dark -
Cesar Chavez Central Library
**This event is canceled**Join us for a night of fun!  Glow painting, crafts, food and music!  Registration is recommended and will be given priority entrance.  However, if the registrants do not arrive by 5:00 p.m. the next person on the wait list will be admitted.*Please register ea...read more
Movies on Main Street
8:30 pm
 Movies on Main Street
Friday, Jun. 14, 8:30 pmMovies on Main Stree
Escalon Branch Library
Everyone is invited to this free event! We are hosting 6 family-friendly movie nights at Main Street Park on 6/7, 6/14, 6/21, 6/28, 7/12, & 7/19. Bring your blankets or lawn chairs. Snacks available for purchase through local non-profit sponsors. Movies will start at dusk, around 8:30 pm. 
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Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
 Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
Saturday, Jun. 15Food Drive: May 1st
Troke Branch Library
Troke Library is hosting a Food Drive for the months of May & June! Hundreds of families and individuals receive emergency food assistance at the Emergency Food Bank Main Pantry, and without donations of food and/or funds, the Emergency Food Bank would not be able to provide assistance to those ...read more
Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Saturday, Jun. 15Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. Keep up your reading skills over the summer and participate in the Summer Reading Challenge. The challenge is  from June 1st-July 31st and simple to do! All you have to do is read books to win prizes. Logs can be submitted in-person or online. The more you read, the more opportunities...read more
Chess Club
10:00am
 Chess Club
Saturday, Jun. 15, 10:00amChess Club
Tracy Branch Library
Ideal for Ages 6+. Play or learn to play chess on Saturdays mornings. All equipment provided.
Linden Storytime
10:20am - 10:45am
 Linden Storytime
Saturday, Jun. 15, 10:20am - 10:45am
Linden Branch Library
Join us in Linden for some singing, fingerplays, and of course a couple good stories!This storytime is geared towards babies and toddlers, but others are welcome to also attend.
Teen Games
12:00 pm
 Teen Games
Saturday, Jun. 15, 12:00 pm
(Saturdays, 12:00 pmj)
Teen Games
Thornton Branch Library
Play Xbox/Playsation and board games!
Movie Matinee: The incredibles (PG)
1:00pm
Movie Matinee: The incredibles (PG)
Saturday, Jun. 15, 1:00pm
Fair Oaks Library
Come and relax at Fair Oaks Library with a movie and snacks! While supplies last.
Introduction to 3D Printing
1:00 pm
 Introduction to 3D Printing
Saturday, Jun. 15, 1:00 pmIntroduction to 3D P
Escalon Branch Library
Learn the basics of our new Bambu Lab 3D Printer! This introduction will include terminology, how to load/unload filament, and select a pre-made print. Recommended for ages 10 & up. 
DIY Coasters
1:00pm - 2:30pm
 DIY Coasters
Saturday, Jun. 15, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Linden Branch Library
Using modge-podge, patterned paper, and plain wooden coasters, make your own fun coasters for your summer drinks!This program is for Adults. While supplies last.
SAT or ACT Practice Test (Register)
1:00pm
SAT or ACT Practice Test (Register)
Saturday, Jun. 15, 1:00pmSAT or ACT Practice
Tracy Branch Library
Grades 9-12. Take a official full-length, computer-based practice test for the SAT or ACT (essay not included). Students will need to create a free account at Collegeboard (for the SAT) or My ACT (for the ACT). The Collegeboard or My ACT account can be created on-site or at any time before arri...read more

Cricut Makerspace
2PM
 Cricut Makerspace
Saturday, Jun. 15, 2PM
Maya Angelou Branch Library
We have the machine, bring your creativity.  Create your own design!
Family Bingo
2 pm
 Family Bingo
Saturday, Jun. 15, 2 pmFamily Bingo
Troke Branch Library
Join us for a fun family game of bingo. Bring family and friends to win some prizes.
Edible Destruction
2 PM
 Edible Destruction
Saturday, Jun. 15, 2 PMEdible Destruction
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Can you build a structure out of edible materials that can withstand an earthquake? Join us and find out! All supplies will be provided. Program is open to all Tweens and up.
Bullet Journal Sessions
3pm-4pm
 Bullet Journal Sessions
Saturday, Jun. 15, 3pm-4pmBullet Journal Sessi
Manteca Branch Library
Seeking better organization for the new year? Join us and create your own bullet journal!
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Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Sunday, Jun. 16Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. Keep up your reading skills over the summer and participate in the Summer Reading Challenge. The challenge is  from June 1st-July 31st and simple to do! All you have to do is read books to win prizes. Logs can be submitted in-person or online. The more you read, the more opportunities...read more
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Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
 Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
Monday, Jun. 17Food Drive: May 1st
Troke Branch Library
Troke Library is hosting a Food Drive for the months of May & June! Hundreds of families and individuals receive emergency food assistance at the Emergency Food Bank Main Pantry, and without donations of food and/or funds, the Emergency Food Bank would not be able to provide assistance to those ...read more
Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Monday, Jun. 17Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. Keep up your reading skills over the summer and participate in the Summer Reading Challenge. The challenge is  from June 1st-July 31st and simple to do! All you have to do is read books to win prizes. Logs can be submitted in-person or online. The more you read, the more opportunities...read more
Paws 4 Friends
1:30-2:30 pm
 Paws 4 Friends
Monday, Jun. 17, 1:30-2:30 pmPaws 4 Friends
Escalon Branch Library
Please note, the earlier time for June and July only! Meet and read a book to a therapy dog. Reading Education Assistance Dogs (R.E.A.D) companions are registered therapy animals who volunteer with their owner/handlers as reading companions. Children and teens can practice/improve their reading &...read more
Snack Math for Preschoolers
11 am
 Snack Math for Preschoolers
Monday, Jun. 17, 11 amSnack Math for Presc
Troke Branch Library
Please join us as we explore counting, adding, subtracting and sorting with fruit snacks!Ages: 3-6
Lunch @ the Library
Noon to 1 PM
 Lunch @ the Library
Monday, Jun. 17, Noon to 1 PMLunch @ the Library
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Summer Food Program.
Let’s Read Together for Grades 1-3
1 p.m.
Let’s Read Together for Grades 1-3
Monday, Jun. 17, 1 p.m.Let’s Read Tog
Tracy Branch Library
Grades 1, 2, and 3. Early readers can improve their reading fluency and comprehension by participating in round-robin reading. Limited space. First come, first serve.
Chapter Book Club for Grades 3-5
2 p.m.
Chapter Book Club for Grades 3-5
Monday, Jun. 17, 2 p.m.Chapter Book Club fo
Tracy Branch Library
Improve your reading comprehension over summer vacation by participating in book discussions and take home activity packs for a new chapter book each week. Ideal for grades 3-5. First come, first serve.
Book Buddies
3 pm
 Book Buddies
Monday, Jun. 17Book Buddies
Troke Branch Library
With Registration:Children entering 1st, 2nd, and 3rd grade will work with qualified teens twice a week to practice and improve their reading skills.Book Buddies is a great way to build literacy skills and a love of reading!Every Monday & FridayJune 10- July 19, 3-4 pm
Under The Sea Adventure
3:00 pm
 Under The Sea Adventure
Monday, Jun. 17, 3:00 pm
Mountain House Branch Library
New Mettle Farms Presents: Forest Crowns
3:30pm - 4:30pm
New Mettle Farms Presents: Forest Crowns
Monday, Jun. 17, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Linden Branch Library
Join us and New Mettle Farms as we make crowns for a rumpus party - like in the story Where the Wild Things Are!For kids 4-12. While supplies last. Please register each child online.Be Allergen Aware, craft utilizes Eucalyptus.

Girls in Gear
3:30pm & 5:00pm
 Girls in Gear
Monday, Jun. 17, 3:30pm & 5:00pmGirls in Gear
Tracy Branch Library
Girls in Gear is a project of the guide and Grow Foundation that aims to decrease the gender gap in STEM by getting younger girls interested in STEM and giving them a safe place to learn. Topics covered will include: the engineering design process, circuitry, projectile motion, buoyancy, prosthetics...read more
Story Time
4:00pm
 Story Time
Monday, Jun. 17, 4:00pm
Stribley Micro Library
Head on over to Stribley Micro Library for stories and more!
Movie: Kung Fu Panda 4
4pm
 Movie: Kung Fu Panda 4
Monday, Jun. 17, 4pmMovie: Kung Fu Panda
Manteca Branch Library
You are invited to watch 'Kung Fu Panda 4' at Manteca Library!Rated PG. Snacks will be provided(2024)
Book Buddies
4pm
 Book Buddies
Monday, Jun. 17, 4pm
(Mondays, Wednesdays)

Cesar Chavez Central Library
We are hosing a tutoring program on Mondays and Wednesdays starting June 10th 2024. We will meet from 4pm- 5pm.  It will combine reading practice and games to bring students the extra support they need. Registration will be required and a commitment to all sessions will be expected. Parent...read more

Drawing Club
4pm - 4:45pm
 Drawing Club
Monday, Jun. 17Drawing Club
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Join us every Monday at 4pm upstairs at the Cesar Chavez Central Library for Drawing Club.  Open drawing with limited instruction. Supplies provided. 
¡Cuentos en español! Spanish Story Time
5 pm
¡Cuentos en español! Spanish Story Time
Monday, Jun. 17, 5 pm¡Cuentos en español!
Troke Branch Library
Los esperamos para 30 minutos de cuentos y canciones en español e inglés.Cada tercer lunes del mes.Join us for 30 minutes of stories and songs in Spanish and in English.Every third Monday of the month.
Sewing Basics
6:00 pm
 Sewing Basics
Monday, Jun. 17, 6:00 pm
Mountain House Branch Library
Learn the basics of a sewing machine and how to operate it.  Space is limited; please reserve. 
Basic Sewing- ADULTS
6:00 pm
 Basic Sewing- ADULTS
Monday, Jun. 17, 6:00 pm
Mountain House Branch Library
Registration required.

Adult Bingo Night
6pm-7:30pm
 Adult Bingo Night
Monday, Jun. 17, 6pm-7:30pmAdult Bingo Night
Manteca Branch Library
Join us for our Adult Bingo Night and win great prizes!
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Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
 Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
Tuesday, Jun. 18Food Drive: May 1st
Troke Branch Library
Troke Library is hosting a Food Drive for the months of May & June! Hundreds of families and individuals receive emergency food assistance at the Emergency Food Bank Main Pantry, and without donations of food and/or funds, the Emergency Food Bank would not be able to provide assistance to those ...read more
Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Tuesday, Jun. 18Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. Keep up your reading skills over the summer and participate in the Summer Reading Challenge. The challenge is  from June 1st-July 31st and simple to do! All you have to do is read books to win prizes. Logs can be submitted in-person or online. The more you read, the more opportunities...read more
Preschool Story Time
10:30 am
 Preschool Story Time
Tuesday, Jun. 18, 10:30 amPreschool Story Time
Troke Branch Library
Enjoy stories & songs with your child in this engaging and interactive story time that lasts about 30 minutes. Stay & Play will be from 11:00AM-11:30AM and it is not necessary that you attend story time first. This program is designed for ages 3-5 years old, but children ...read more
Tiny Tots Playtime
10:30 am
 Tiny Tots Playtime
Tuesday, Jun. 18, 10:30 amTiny Tots Playtime
Manteca Branch Library
Join us for playtime to engage your little’s mind + social skills! 
Pre-School Storytime
10:30am
 Pre-School Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 18, 10:30am
Ripon Branch Library
It's Preschool story time at the Ripon Library! Bring your preschoolers to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and a very fun time. For ages 3-5; older siblings welcome.
Preschool Playtime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Playtime
Tuesday, Jun. 18, 10:30 a.m.Preschool Playtime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
When kids play, anything's possible!ImaginationProblem solvingCreativitySelf-esteemCommunication 
Kids Bingo
10:30am
 Kids Bingo
Tuesday, Jun. 18, 10:30amKids Bingo
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Play bingo and get the chance to win some neat prizes along the way. This bingo session is intended for kids.
Handmade Cards
10:30 am-12:30 pm
 Handmade Cards
Tuesday, Jun. 18, 10:30 am-12:30 pmHandmade Cards
Escalon Branch Library
Make some beautiful handcrafted greeting cards with the guidance of local expert and our friend of the library, Robin! This is every 3rd Tuesday of the month in the Ekholm Room. All supplies are included in this free program just for adults. 
All About Baby Storytime
10:30am
 All About Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 18, 10:30amAll About Baby Story
Tracy Branch Library
This half-hour program for children ages 0-1.5 incorporates "Mother Goose on the Loose" guidelines to provide a time "just for babies". Focus is on literacy building blocks for baby's development through sharing picturebooks, board books, fingerplays, rhythm/rhyme, bounc...read more
Storytime
10:30 am
 Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 18Storytime
Fair Oaks Library
Hey there, families! Get ready to blast off into a whirlwind of enchanting tales, groovy beats, and a whole lot of giggles! Join us for Storytime here at the Fair Oaks Library! 
Baby/Toddler Play Time
11:00am
 Baby/Toddler Play Time
Tuesday, Jun. 18, 11:00am
Tracy Branch Library
Play time with a changing variety of toys for our yougest patrons between the two baby storytimes.   This will last half an hour.  Patrons attending either Tuesday storytime are invited to participate.
Toddler Storytime
11:30pm
 Toddler Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 18, 11:30pmToddler Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
This half-hour program for toddlers ages 1-2.5 which incorporates "Mother Goose on the Loose" guidelines to provide a time for children . Focus is on literacy building blocks for baby's development through sharing picturebooks, board books, fingerplays, rhythm/rhyme, bounces, and ...read more
Lunch @ the Library
Noon to 1 PM
 Lunch @ the Library
Tuesday, Jun. 18, Noon to 1 PMLunch @ the Library
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Summer Food Program.
Lego Club for kids!
1 p.m.
 Lego Club for kids!
Tuesday, Jun. 18, 1 p.m.Lego Club for kids!
Tracy Branch Library
Ideal for Ages 2-12. Be creative! Build whatever you can imagine with fun lego or duplo designs and put it on display in the library! All blocks provided. Younger siblings are welcome. 
Nature Storytime: Roots to Flowers
1:30-2:00
Nature Storytime: Roots to Flowers
Tuesday, Jun. 18, 1:30-2:00Nature Storytime: Ro
Lathrop Branch Library
Join New Mettle Farms for an immersive naturalist storytime. Building a greater connection to nature through engaging stories, sensory-based and social, emotional learning activities, and discussing how to encourage safe, nurturing outdoor experiences. 
Chavez MakerSpace Room
2 - 5 PM
 Chavez MakerSpace Room
Tuesday, Jun. 18, 2 - 5 PMChavez MakerSpace Ro
Cesar Chavez Central Library
The Chavez MakerSpace room will be open every Tuesday & Wednesday from 2 to 5 PM. If you haven't been to the MakerSpace room before, it is located on the 2nd floor of the Cesar Chavez Central Library. Come explore various tech equipment - 3D printers (MakerBot Replic...read more
Family Movie Matinee: Jungle Cruise
2:00 PM
Family Movie Matinee: Jungle Cruise
Tuesday, Jun. 18, 2:00 PMFamily Movie Matinee
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Adventure Begins @ Your Library! Join us for a screening of the 2022 Disney film Jungle Cruise (2022), starring Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and Emily Blunt. Free popcorn will be provided. This film is rated PG-13.
Family Storytime
2:30pm
 Family Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 18, 2:30pmFamily Storytime
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Join us on alternating Tuesdays and Thursdays at 2:30pm for this half-hour program for children and their caregivers. Get ready for a fun story time full of reading, singing, and movement for the whole family!  
New Mettle Farms: Fiber From Around the World
3:30pm
New Mettle Farms: Fiber From Around the World
Tuesday, Jun. 18, 3:30pm
Manteca Branch Library
Children will discover a diversity of fiber-producing animals from around the world and the cultural art that came from the integral care of these herds. From the Silk Road beginning in China to the Aztecs of South America, a textile adventure awaits. Activity station concepts include microscopic di...read more

Movie Matinee: The Goonies
3:30pm - 5:30pm
 Movie Matinee: The Goonies
Tuesday, Jun. 18, 3:30pm - 5:30pmMovie Matinee: The G
Linden Branch Library
When they discover a treasure map hidden in the attic, a group of friends decide that it may be the answer to all their problems. They set out to find the pirate treasure - but they aren’t the only ones looking, and soon they’re dealing with traps, bad guys, and more!Rated PG. This progr...read more
Legos & Listen
3:30-4:30 pm
 Legos & Listen
Tuesday, Jun. 18, 3:30-4:30 pmLegos & Listen
Escalon Branch Library
Join us on the 1st & 3rd Tuesday of each month as we build with Legos and listen to an audiobook. This is a great way to use fine motor skills, creativity, and learn to share, as well as hone listening skills. Recommended Ages 5-11.
Jordan the Science Wizard
4:00PM
 Jordan the Science Wizard
Tuesday, Jun. 18, 4:00PMJordan the Science W
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Join us as the Science Wizard teaches you all about science in a fun and interactive setting!Tuesday June 18th at 4:00pm
Teen Program: STEM DIY Periscope
4 pm
Teen Program: STEM DIY Periscope
Tuesday, Jun. 18, 4 pmTeen Program: STEM D
Troke Branch Library
Teens will build a periscope and use a system of prisms, lenses or mirrors to reflect images through a tube. Teens will be using various materials such as pool noodles, small mirrors and tape to create the periscope. This program is recommended for ages 13-18 years old.
Miniature Picnic Scenes
4:00pm
 Miniature Picnic Scenes
Tuesday, Jun. 18, 4:00pmMiniature Picnic Sce
Mountain House Branch Library
Let's use our creativity and have some fun making these adorable mini picnic scenes. Perfect for summer! This activity is intended for teens, ages 12 and up. 
Lego Builders
4:00 PM
 Lego Builders
Tuesday, Jun. 18, 4:00 PM
Maya Angelou Branch Library
Join us here at the Library building with Legos and sharing your creations!
Mountain House Family storytime
5:30 pm
 Mountain House Family storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 18, 5:30 pmMountain House Famil
Mountain House Branch Library
The whole family will enjoy this half hour storytime where library staff will share stories, rhymes and songs in preparation for bedtime.   Please join us at 5:30pm each Tuesday for this fun storytime.
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Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
 Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
Wednesday, Jun. 19Food Drive: May 1st
Troke Branch Library
Troke Library is hosting a Food Drive for the months of May & June! Hundreds of families and individuals receive emergency food assistance at the Emergency Food Bank Main Pantry, and without donations of food and/or funds, the Emergency Food Bank would not be able to provide assistance to those ...read more
Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Wednesday, Jun. 19Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. Keep up your reading skills over the summer and participate in the Summer Reading Challenge. The challenge is  from June 1st-July 31st and simple to do! All you have to do is read books to win prizes. Logs can be submitted in-person or online. The more you read, the more opportunities...read more
Bri Crabtree’s Silly Circus Show!
1:00 pm
Bri Crabtree’s Silly Circus Show!
Wednesday, Jun. 19, 1:00 pmBri Crabtree’s
Escalon Branch Library
Go on a silly circus adventure full of  juggling, magic, and silly antics, perfect for all ages! Please note that this is a special Summer Reading event and our community room and parking lot can reach capacity quickly, so please plan accordingly. 
Rube Goldberg Machines Makerspace Workshop (Register)
1:00pm
Rube Goldberg Machines Makerspace Workshop (Register)
Wednesday, Jun. 19, 1:00pm
(June 5, 12, 19, & 26, 2024)
Rube Goldberg Machin
Tracy Branch Library
Ages 10-18. Learn about simple machines and use them to build increasingly complicated rube goldberg machines with a partner. Please only register if you can attend all four one-hour sessions (each Wednesday in June). Space is limited. 

Juneteenth Crafts & Creations
1:00pm
 Juneteenth Crafts & Creations
Wednesday, Jun. 19, 1:00pm
Mountain House Branch Library
Come join us for crafts recognizing the newest federal holiday. Juneteenth is a recognition of the end of slavery.
Taste Test Travel
1:00 PM
 Taste Test Travel
Wednesday, Jun. 19, 1:00 PMTaste Test Travel
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Adventure Begins @ Your Library!Explore different cultures through food as we sample snacks from around the world. Those with food allergies should use caution. While supplies last. 
Camp Day! A Summer Reading Program
1:30pm
Camp Day! A Summer Reading Program
Wednesday, Jun. 19, 1:30pm
Ripon Branch Library
Presented by the Girl Scouts Heart of Central California.Join us for 90 minutes of stories, activities, and camp themed fun, all while learning to be good stewards of nature. 
Chavez MakerSpace Room Hours
2 - 5 PM
 Chavez MakerSpace Room Hours
Wednesday, Jun. 19, 2 - 5 PMChavez MakerSpace Ro
Cesar Chavez Central Library
The Chavez MakerSpace room will be open every Tuesday & Wednesday from 2 to 5 PM. If you haven't been to the MakerSpace room before, it is located on the 2nd floor of the Cesar Chavez Central Library. Come explore various tech equipment - 3D printers (MakerBot Replic...read more
Tween Book Club
2:30pm
 Tween Book Club
Wednesday, Jun. 19, 2:30pmTween Book Club
Tracy Branch Library
Ideal for Grades 6-8. Read & discuss middle-grade books.
Movie: Migration
3:00 pm
 Movie: Migration
Wednesday, Jun. 19, 3:00 pmMovie: Migration
Thornton Branch Library
Watch the movie Migration. Snacks will be provided.
Cricut Project - Permanent Vinyl (cancelled)
3:00 p.m.
Cricut Project - Permanent Vinyl (cancelled)
Wednesday, Jun. 19, 3:00 p.m.
Maya Angelou Branch Library
Join us as we teach you how to design an image and work with permanent vinyl.  If you do not have experience with a Cricut Machine or Design Space, it is highly recommended that you attend the Design Space Basics class prior to attending a project class.  First come, first served as s...read more
Food Art: Crepes
4:00pm
 Food Art: Crepes
Wednesday, Jun. 19, 4:00pmFood Art: Crepes
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Put together a sweet snack with premade crepes, fruits, and fillings.Food allergy notice: Please be advised this program will include nutella and peanut butter and may be in contact with the other foods.  
Gardening at the Library
4:00pm
 Gardening at the Library
Wednesday, Jun. 19, 4:00pm
Stribley Micro Library
Calling all gardeners! Stop by the Stribley Micro Library to decorate pots and plant seeds to grow!
wooden Lighthouse
4:00pm - 5:45pm
 wooden Lighthouse
Wednesday, Jun. 19, 4:00pm - 5:45pm
Linden Branch Library
We have wooden lighthouses. They’re made to be birdhouses, but also make great decorations! Join us and paint one for your own.This program is for Teens. While supplies last.
Book Buddies
4pm
 Book Buddies
Wednesday, Jun. 19, 4pm
(Mondays, Wednesdays)

Cesar Chavez Central Library
We are hosing a tutoring program on Mondays and Wednesdays starting June 10th 2024. We will meet from 4pm- 5pm.  It will combine reading practice and games to bring students the extra support they need. Registration will be required and a commitment to all sessions will be expected. Parent...read more

Shadow Lantern
4:30pm
 Shadow Lantern
Wednesday, Jun. 19, 4:30pm
Fair Oaks Library
Use cut outs to create shadowy scenes when you light up your lantern at Fair Oaks Library! This program is for teens.
Craft Night for Adults @Troke: Ice Cream Cone Flowerpots
5 pm to 6 pm
Craft Night for Adults @Troke: Ice Cream Cone Flowerpots
Wednesday, Jun. 19, 5 pm to 6 pmCraft Night for Adul
Troke Branch Library
Adults, decorate a terracotta pot to look like an ice cream cone. We'll use acrylic paints. Space is limited. Registration required.

Lego for Kids with Autism
5:00 pm
 Lego for Kids with Autism
Wednesday, Jun. 19, 5:00 pm
(Tuesday Dec. 5, 5:30 pm, Jan 23, 5:30 pm, Feb. 6, 5:30 pm, Mar. 5, 5:30 pm, April 23, 5:30 pm, May 21, 5:30 pm)

Tracy Branch Library
Cruzin’ Critters
6 pm
 Cruzin’ Critters
Wednesday, Jun. 19, 6 pmCruzin’ Critte
Troke Branch Library
Cruzin’ Critters bring a variety of birds, reptiles, furies, & creepy crawlies. Cruzin' Critters will create an interactive educational adventure, by providing hands on experiences with fun, innovative learning. Join us at Troke Library on Wednesday, June 19, at 6 pm.
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Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
 Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
Thursday, Jun. 20Food Drive: May 1st
Troke Branch Library
Troke Library is hosting a Food Drive for the months of May & June! Hundreds of families and individuals receive emergency food assistance at the Emergency Food Bank Main Pantry, and without donations of food and/or funds, the Emergency Food Bank would not be able to provide assistance to those ...read more
Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Thursday, Jun. 20Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. Keep up your reading skills over the summer and participate in the Summer Reading Challenge. The challenge is  from June 1st-July 31st and simple to do! All you have to do is read books to win prizes. Logs can be submitted in-person or online. The more you read, the more opportunities...read more
All About Baby Storytime
9:30am
 All About Baby Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 20, 9:30am
Ripon Branch Library
This half-hour program incorporates "Mother Goose on the Loose" guidelines to provide a time "just for babies". Focus is on literacy building blocks for baby's development through sharing picture books, board books, fingerplays, rhythm/rhyme and simple songs. Above all it'...read more
Baby + Toddler Storytime @Troke
10:30 am
 Baby + Toddler Storytime @Troke
Thursday, Jun. 20, 10:30 am
Troke Branch Library
Join us for about 30 minutes of stories, songs and activities on Thursday mornings at 10:30 am. After storytime, we will play for about half an hour. This mellower storytime is designed for our smallest friends and their caregivers--siblings are welcome, too!
All About Baby Storytime
10:30AM
 All About Baby Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 20, 10:30AM
(Thursdays, June 6, 13, 20, 27, 10:30AM)
All About Baby Story
Mountain House Branch Library
This half-hour program incorporates "Mother Goose on the Loose" guidelines to provide a time "just for babies". Focus is on literacy building blocks for baby's development through sharing picturebooks, board books, fingerplays, rhythm/rhyme and simple songs.Above all it ...read more
Toddler Storytime
10:30am - 11:30am
 Toddler Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 20, 10:30am - 11:30amToddler Storytime
Manteca Branch Library
Join us as we venture off to imagination land for a magical reading experience!
All About Baby Storytime
10:30am
 All About Baby Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 20, 10:30am
Ripon Branch Library
This half-hour program incorporates "Mother Goose on the Loose" guidelines to provide a time "just for babies". Focus is on literacy building blocks for baby's development through sharing picture books, board books, fingerplays, rhythm/rhyme and simple songs. Above all it'...read more
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 20, 10:30 a.m.Preschool Storytime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Enjoy interactive stories, songs, rhymes, and movement.  
Loteria
10:30AM
 Loteria
Thursday, Jun. 20, 10:30AMLoteria
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Lotería is a traditional game of chance, similar to bingo, and is played on a deck of cards instead of numbered ping pong balls.Adults 18+ only may win prizes.
Family Story Time
10:30 am
 Family Story Time
Thursday, Jun. 20, 10:30 amFamily Story Time
Escalon Branch Library
Enjoy stories, sing songs, and dance with your child in this engaging and interactive story time that lasts about 30 minutes. Afterward, stay for a fun craft or activity and playtime! All ages are welcome. 
Preschool Storytime
10:30am
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 20, 10:30am
Tracy Branch Library
Please join us for this library staff led preschool storytime for children ages 2.5-5 years.  This engaging program includes stories, rhymes, music and fun that help build a love of reading and develop early literacy skills.    It all begins at 10:30am. 
Preschool Toy Time
11:00am
 Preschool Toy Time
Thursday, Jun. 20, 11:00am
Tracy Branch Library
During Toddler Toy Time share 30 minutes of impromptu playtime with your 2-5 year old with blocks, puppets and more. 
Device Advice
11 a.m.
 Device Advice
Thursday, Jun. 20, 11 a.m.
(Thursdays Dec. 7 & 21, 11 a.m., Jan. 11 & 25, 11 a.m., Feb. 8 & 22, 11 a.m., Mar. 14 & 28, 11 a.m., April 11 & 25, 11 a.m. May 9 & 23, 11 a.m.)

Tracy Branch Library
Adults get help with your device and computer skills.
Preschool Storytime
11:15AM
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 20, 11:15AM
(Thursdays, June 6, 13, 20, 27, 11:15AM)
Preschool Storytime
Mountain House Branch Library
Bring your preschoolers to this half hour storytime where library staff will share age appropriate stories, rhymes and songs and we will all have a very fun time. For ages 3-5; older siblings welcome.  Please join us at 11:15am on Thursdays.
Altered Journals
11:30am
 Altered Journals
Thursday, Jun. 20, 11:30am
Fair Oaks Library
Learn how to create an altered journal for scrapbooking at Fair Oaks Library! This program is for adults.
Lunch @ the Library
Noon to 1 PM
 Lunch @ the Library
Thursday, Jun. 20, Noon to 1 PMLunch @ the Library
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Summer Food Program.
Teen Thursday: DIY Solar Oven
1:00pm
 Teen Thursday: DIY Solar Oven
Thursday, Jun. 20, 1:00pmTeen Thursday: DIY S
Tracy Branch Library
Ideal for Grades 6-12. Make your own solar oven and try to make s'mores.
Preschool Beach Day
1:00pm
 Preschool Beach Day
Thursday, Jun. 20, 1:00pm
Mountain House Branch Library
Beach Day
2:00 pm
 Beach Day
Thursday, Jun. 20, 2:00 pm
Mountain House Branch Library
Teen Book Club
2:30pm
 Teen Book Club
Thursday, Jun. 20, 2:30pmTeen Book Club
Tracy Branch Library
Grades 9-12. Read & discuss young adult books.
Bubble Painting
3:00 pm
 Bubble Painting
Thursday, Jun. 20, 3:00 pmBubble Painting
Thornton Branch Library
Learn to paint with bubbles!
Brian Scott Magician
3:30 p.m.
 Brian Scott Magician
Thursday, Jun. 20, 3:30 p.m.Brian Scott Magician
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Magician Brian Scott will entertain you with interactive magic tricks!
Girls in Gear
3:30pm & 5:00pm
 Girls in Gear
Thursday, Jun. 20, 3:30pm & 5:00pmGirls in Gear
Tracy Branch Library
Girls in Gear is a project of the guide and Grow Foundation that aims to decrease the gender gap in STEM by getting younger girls interested in STEM and giving them a safe place to learn. Topics covered will include: the engineering design process, circuitry, projectile motion, buoyancy, prosthetics...read more
*Cancelled* Life-Size Squishmallows Clue
3:30 pm
*Cancelled* Life-Size Squishmallows Clue
Thursday, Jun. 20, 3:30 pm*Cancelled* Life-Siz
Escalon Branch Library
We apologize, but this event has been cancelled. Race against your friends to discover which Squishmallow perpetrated a crime in this human sized Clue game! Somebody stole Winston's mac n’ cheese and you will put on your detective hat and search the SquishMallows mansion for clues to disco...read more

English Conversation Practice
3:30-4:30 pm
 English Conversation Practice
Thursday, Jun. 20, 3:30-4:30 pmEnglish Conversation
Escalon Branch Library
Practice your language skills to talk and grow together! Meet new people and learn English in a fun, relaxed atmosphere. This supports all conversational English levels. 
Ariel and Rapunzel Princess Party
3:30PM
Ariel and Rapunzel Princess Party
Thursday, Jun. 20, 3:30PMAriel and Rapunzel P
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Meet Ariel and Rapunzel from lands far away, join in singing, dancing, and other fun activities.Thursday June 20th at 3:30pm
Minecraft Mania
4:00pm
 Minecraft Mania
Thursday, Jun. 20, 4:00pm
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Let's make some craft inspired by the game Minecraft.
Raised Salt Painting
4 pm
 Raised Salt Painting
Thursday, Jun. 20, 4 pmRaised Salt Painting
Troke Branch Library
We will be using glue, salt and watercolors to make your art come to life with this fun painting method!
Cruzin’ Critters  (RESCHEDULED FOR JUNE 27, 2024)
4:00 P.M.
Cruzin’ Critters  (RESCHEDULED FOR JUNE 27, 2024)
Thursday, Jun. 20, 4:00 P.M.
Maya Angelou Branch Library
 (RESCHEDULED FOR JUNE 27, 2024)FAMILY BINGO WILL BE SCHEDULED FOR THIS DATE Come enjoy an interactive educational experience with Cruzin' Critters and their wide assortment of animal friends! 
Family Bingo
4:00 P.M.
 Family Bingo
Thursday, Jun. 20, 4:00 P.M.
Maya Angelou Branch Library
Bring your family and friends for a friendly game of Bingo!
English Conversation Club
4:00 pm
 English Conversation Club
Thursday, Jun. 20, 4:00 pm
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Join our English conversation club and practice your English skills in a safe and fun environment! Improve your fluency, learn common phrases and words, learn different greetings and practice responding to real-life scenarios!
Book Canvas Craft Adult Program (age 18 and up)
5:00pm
Book Canvas Craft Adult Program (age 18 and up)
Thursday, Jun. 20, 5:00pmBook Canvas Craft Ad
Mountain House Branch Library
Come create a canvas craft using recycled book pages and paint.
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Fun Friday Crafts
 Fun Friday Crafts
Friday, Jun. 21Fun Friday Crafts
Manteca Branch Library
Are you looking for fun crafts & activities to do? Join in the fun & get creative at the Manteca Library!Designed for all ages. All supplies will be provided.
Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
 Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
Friday, Jun. 21Food Drive: May 1st
Troke Branch Library
Troke Library is hosting a Food Drive for the months of May & June! Hundreds of families and individuals receive emergency food assistance at the Emergency Food Bank Main Pantry, and without donations of food and/or funds, the Emergency Food Bank would not be able to provide assistance to those ...read more
Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Friday, Jun. 21Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. Keep up your reading skills over the summer and participate in the Summer Reading Challenge. The challenge is  from June 1st-July 31st and simple to do! All you have to do is read books to win prizes. Logs can be submitted in-person or online. The more you read, the more opportunities...read more
Train Building Contest
 Train Building Contest
Friday, Jun. 21Train Building Conte
Tracy Branch Library
Enter the Tracy Library's Train Building Contest and you could win summer prizes.  See flyer or library for rules.  Three winners will be chosen.  Trains will be displayed at the Tracy Library from mid-July to mid-August.  Trains must be turned in by July 12, 2024 by 4:30pm t...read more
Bingo for Adults
10:00 am
 Bingo for Adults
Friday, Jun. 21, 10:00 amBingo for Adults
Escalon Branch Library
Start your Friday off right and play some rounds of Bingo! Win prizes, meet new people and have fun in this free program just for adults! The library is closed during this time, but we will meet in the community room. 
Family Storytime
10:15AM
 Family Storytime
Friday, Jun. 21, 10:15AM
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Join us every Friday at 10:15 for this half-hour program for children and their caregivers.We will share fun, colorful picture books, sing happy songs, and make simple, cute crafts to take home.
Linden Storytime
10:20-10:45
 Linden Storytime
Friday, Jun. 21, 10:20-10:45
Linden Branch Library
Join us in Linden for some singing, fingerplays, and of course a couple good stories!This storytime is geared towards babies and toddlers, but others are welcome to also attend.
Tie Dye Scarves - Adults
10:30 am
 Tie Dye Scarves - Adults
Friday, Jun. 21, 10:30 amTie Dye Scarves - Ad
Mountain House Branch Library
Hey everyone! Let's create vibrant colorful tie dye scarves together!
Computer Class -- Keyboard Shortcuts @Troke
10:30 am to 11:30 am
Computer Class -- Keyboard Shortcuts @Troke
Friday, Jun. 21, 10:30 am to 11:30 amComputer Class -- Ke
Troke Branch Library
Learn about keyboard shortcuts today, so you can save yourself time with a variety of tasks. Use special keys, or a combination of keys,  on your keyboard to do quite a few things. Using keyboard shortcuts is often faster than using a mouse, because you can keep both hands on the keyboard....read more
Fun Fridays: Sensory Bins
10:30am
 Fun Fridays: Sensory Bins
Friday, Jun. 21, 10:30am
Maya Angelou Branch Library
Bring your little one for a fun sensory bin experience.
Baby Play Day
10:30am
 Baby Play Day
Friday, Jun. 21, 10:30amBaby Play Day
Ripon Branch Library
Bring your little ones 24 months and under for an hour of play and exploration. Toys will be provided.
Stay and Play
11:00AM
 Stay and Play
Friday, Jun. 21, 11:00AM
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Join us for a Stay and Play. Children 5 and under can make new friends as they play with different toys.
Mini Monets
11:00am-11:30am
 Mini Monets
Friday, Jun. 21, 11:00am-11:30am
Linden Branch Library
Get the creativity flowing early! Mini Monets let's young toddler and preschool aged kids take part in an art-focused, fun program, letting them learn colors, how to hold brushes, and just express their inner artistic side!For ages 2-4. While supplies last.
Lunch @ the Library
Noon to 1 PM
 Lunch @ the Library
Friday, Jun. 21, Noon to 1 PMLunch @ the Library
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Summer Food Program.
Toddler Time: Wow Presents-Bubble Wonder
12:30-1:30
Toddler Time: Wow Presents-Bubble Wonder
Friday, Jun. 21, 12:30-1:30Toddler Time: Wow Pr
Lathrop Branch Library
Become a bubble scientist and discover the unique physical properties of bubbles. What’s inside a soap bubble? Are bubbles always the same shape? Can you shake hands with a friend through a bubble wall? Investigate the answers to these questions and more at a variety of interactive learning st...read more

Drop-in tech help
1:00pm
 Drop-in tech help
Friday, Jun. 21, 1:00pm
Mountain House Branch Library
Are you in need of basic tech help with your device or navigating the internet?Drop into the Mountain House Branch library for help.
DIY Kool Aid Lip Balm
2:00pm
 DIY Kool Aid Lip Balm
Friday, Jun. 21, 2:00pm
Fair Oaks Library
Learn how to make your own kool aid lip balm at the Fair Oaks Library! This program is for teens.
Drop in Tech Hour
2pm-3pm
 Drop in Tech Hour
Friday, Jun. 21, 2pm-3pmDrop in Tech Hour
Manteca Branch Library
Have questions on how to navigate your device? We're here to help!
Tiny Canvas Painting Art Competition
3:00pm
Tiny Canvas Painting Art Competition
Friday, Jun. 21, 3:00pm
(June 3, 12, and 21, 3:00 pm)
Tiny Canvas Painting
Arnold Rue Micro Library
All ages and skill levels are invited to create your own mini masterpiece! Materials including canvases, brushes, paint, and inspiration images provided. Once created, pieces can be entered in our Tiny Art Competition where they will be displayed in the library for voting. The artists of the most po...read more
Book Buddies
3 pm
 Book Buddies
Friday, Jun. 21Book Buddies
Troke Branch Library
With Registration:Children entering 1st, 2nd, and 3rd grade will work with qualified teens twice a week to practice and improve their reading skills.Book Buddies is a great way to build literacy skills and a love of reading!Every Monday & FridayJune 10- July 19, 3-4 pm
Lego Club
3:00 pm
 Lego Club
Friday, Jun. 21, 3:00 pm
(Fridays, 3:00 pm)
Lego Club
Thornton Branch Library
Create and build with our Lego pieces. Design marble mazes and Lego portrait art or make your own creation.
English Conversation Club
4 p.m.
 English Conversation Club
Friday, Jun. 21, 4 p.m.
(Friday, Nov. 17, 4 p.m., Friday Dec 1, & 22, 4p.m., Friday, Jan. 12 & 19, 4 p.m., Feb. 9 & 23, 4 p.m., Friday March 9 & 23, 4 p.m.)

Tracy Branch Library
Adults come and practice speaking English in a comfortable group setting.
Movies on Main Street
8:30 pm
 Movies on Main Street
Friday, Jun. 21, 8:30 pmMovies on Main Stree
Escalon Branch Library
Everyone is invited to this free event! We are hosting 6 family-friendly movie nights at Main Street Park on 6/7, 6/14, 6/21, 6/28, 7/12, & 7/19. Bring your blankets or lawn chairs. Snacks available for purchase through local non-profit sponsors. Movies will start at dusk, around 8:30 pm. 
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Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
 Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
Saturday, Jun. 22Food Drive: May 1st
Troke Branch Library
Troke Library is hosting a Food Drive for the months of May & June! Hundreds of families and individuals receive emergency food assistance at the Emergency Food Bank Main Pantry, and without donations of food and/or funds, the Emergency Food Bank would not be able to provide assistance to those ...read more
Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Saturday, Jun. 22Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. Keep up your reading skills over the summer and participate in the Summer Reading Challenge. The challenge is  from June 1st-July 31st and simple to do! All you have to do is read books to win prizes. Logs can be submitted in-person or online. The more you read, the more opportunities...read more
Chess Club
10:00am
 Chess Club
Saturday, Jun. 22, 10:00amChess Club
Tracy Branch Library
Ideal for Ages 6+. Play or learn to play chess on Saturdays mornings. All equipment provided.
Teen Games
12:00 pm
 Teen Games
Saturday, Jun. 22, 12:00 pm
(Saturdays, 12:00 pmj)
Teen Games
Thornton Branch Library
Play Xbox/Playsation and board games!
Chess Club
12:30-2:00
 Chess Club
Saturday, Jun. 22, 12:30-2:00Chess Club
Lathrop Branch Library
A space is provided for players to use. Enjoy a game of chess with a friend or a new challenger!
Dungeons and Dragons
1:30 p.m.
 Dungeons and Dragons
Saturday, Jun. 22, 1:30 p.m.
Tracy Branch Library
Dungeons and Dragons (beginners welcome)  
Lego Time
1:30PM
 Lego Time
Saturday, Jun. 22, 1:30PMLego Time
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Enjoy an extra lego session this month!
Let’s Play D&D
1:30pm
 Let’s Play D&D
Saturday, Jun. 22, 1:30pm
Tracy Branch Library
Ideal for Ages 13+. Play the fantasy roleplaying game Dungeons & Dragons. Beginners welcome.
Movie: Migration
2 pm
 Movie: Migration
Saturday, Jun. 22, 2 pmMovie: Migration
Troke Branch Library
A family of ducks decides to leave the safety of a New England pond for an adventurous trip to Jamaica. However, their well-laid plans quickly go awry when they get lost and wind up in New York City. The experience soon inspires them to expand their horizons, open themselves up to new friends, and a...read more
Family Fun Day
2:00 PM
 Family Fun Day
Saturday, Jun. 22, 2:00 PM
Maya Angelou Branch Library
Enjoy a fun day of games and activities with friends and family!
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Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Sunday, Jun. 23Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. Keep up your reading skills over the summer and participate in the Summer Reading Challenge. The challenge is  from June 1st-July 31st and simple to do! All you have to do is read books to win prizes. Logs can be submitted in-person or online. The more you read, the more opportunities...read more
Math and Homework Workshop
2:00pm
 Math and Homework Workshop
Sunday, Jun. 23, 2:00pmMath and Homework Wo
Tracy Branch Library
For K-12. Adults welcome. Complete fun math problems/puzzles, learn math tricks and shortcuts that may help students with their schoolwork, and get help with your school work or other specific topics you would like to go over. Each Sunday from 2:00 - 4:00pm.
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Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
 Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
Monday, Jun. 24Food Drive: May 1st
Troke Branch Library
Troke Library is hosting a Food Drive for the months of May & June! Hundreds of families and individuals receive emergency food assistance at the Emergency Food Bank Main Pantry, and without donations of food and/or funds, the Emergency Food Bank would not be able to provide assistance to those ...read more
Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Monday, Jun. 24Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. Keep up your reading skills over the summer and participate in the Summer Reading Challenge. The challenge is  from June 1st-July 31st and simple to do! All you have to do is read books to win prizes. Logs can be submitted in-person or online. The more you read, the more opportunities...read more
Play Hour!
10:30AM
 Play Hour!
Monday, Jun. 24, 10:30AMPlay Hour!
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Join for play! We will have toys, Barbies, blocks,Magna-tiles, and more!Best suited for children 8 and under.Monday June 24th 10:30am
Little Builders
11 am
 Little Builders
Monday, Jun. 24, 11 amLittle Builders
Troke Branch Library
Toddlers and preschoolers are welcome to join our Little Builders Program where they will play with building blocks to help them learn and develop fine motor skills, hand-eye coordination, creativity, and more.
Lunch @ the Library
Noon to 1 PM
 Lunch @ the Library
Monday, Jun. 24, Noon to 1 PMLunch @ the Library
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Summer Food Program.
Let’s Read Together for Grades 1-3
1 p.m.
Let’s Read Together for Grades 1-3
Monday, Jun. 24, 1 p.m.Let’s Read Tog
Tracy Branch Library
Grades 1, 2, and 3. Early readers can improve their reading fluency and comprehension by participating in round-robin reading. Limited space. First come, first serve.
Chapter Book Club for Grades 3-5
2 p.m.
Chapter Book Club for Grades 3-5
Monday, Jun. 24, 2 p.m.Chapter Book Club fo
Tracy Branch Library
Improve your reading comprehension over summer vacation by participating in book discussions and take home activity packs for a new chapter book each week. Ideal for grades 3-5. First come, first serve.
Book Buddies
3 pm
 Book Buddies
Monday, Jun. 24Book Buddies
Troke Branch Library
With Registration:Children entering 1st, 2nd, and 3rd grade will work with qualified teens twice a week to practice and improve their reading skills.Book Buddies is a great way to build literacy skills and a love of reading!Every Monday & FridayJune 10- July 19, 3-4 pm
Girls in Gear
3:30pm & 5:00pm
 Girls in Gear
Monday, Jun. 24, 3:30pm & 5:00pmGirls in Gear
Tracy Branch Library
Girls in Gear is a project of the guide and Grow Foundation that aims to decrease the gender gap in STEM by getting younger girls interested in STEM and giving them a safe place to learn. Topics covered will include: the engineering design process, circuitry, projectile motion, buoyancy, prosthetics...read more
Story Time
4:00pm
 Story Time
Monday, Jun. 24, 4:00pm
Stribley Micro Library
Head on over to Stribley Micro Library for stories and more!
Teen Space
4:00 PM
 Teen Space
Monday, Jun. 24, 4:00 PM
Maya Angelou Branch Library
Attention Teens!  Looking for something to do on a Friday afternoon?  Come to the Maya Angelou Library and enjoy fun activities or just hang out with other teens.This month we'll be decorating cookies!
Book Buddies
4pm
 Book Buddies
Monday, Jun. 24, 4pm
(Mondays, Wednesdays)

Cesar Chavez Central Library
We are hosing a tutoring program on Mondays and Wednesdays starting June 10th 2024. We will meet from 4pm- 5pm.  It will combine reading practice and games to bring students the extra support they need. Registration will be required and a commitment to all sessions will be expected. Parent...read more

Drawing Club
4pm - 4:45pm
 Drawing Club
Monday, Jun. 24Drawing Club
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Join us every Monday at 4pm upstairs at the Cesar Chavez Central Library for Drawing Club.  Open drawing with limited instruction. Supplies provided. 
English Conversation Club
5 pm
 English Conversation Club
Monday, Jun. 24, 5 pmEnglish Conversation
Troke Branch Library
Practice your English language skills in a relaxed and welcoming environment. Every 2nd and 4th Mondays of the month. 
Family Game Night
5:00pm
 Family Game Night
Monday, Jun. 24, 5:00pm
Mountain House Branch Library
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Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
 Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
Tuesday, Jun. 25Food Drive: May 1st
Troke Branch Library
Troke Library is hosting a Food Drive for the months of May & June! Hundreds of families and individuals receive emergency food assistance at the Emergency Food Bank Main Pantry, and without donations of food and/or funds, the Emergency Food Bank would not be able to provide assistance to those ...read more
Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Tuesday, Jun. 25Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. Keep up your reading skills over the summer and participate in the Summer Reading Challenge. The challenge is  from June 1st-July 31st and simple to do! All you have to do is read books to win prizes. Logs can be submitted in-person or online. The more you read, the more opportunities...read more
Stuffed Animal Sleepover Day
 Stuffed Animal Sleepover Day
Tuesday, Jun. 25, Stuffed Animal Sleep
Tracy Branch Library
Ages 0-12. Drop off your stuffed animal for an overnight sleepover at the library. Pick them up the next day and get pictures of their adventure.
Preschool Story Time
10:30 am
 Preschool Story Time
Tuesday, Jun. 25, 10:30 amPreschool Story Time
Troke Branch Library
Enjoy stories & songs with your child in this engaging and interactive story time that lasts about 30 minutes. Stay & Play will be from 11:00AM-11:30AM and it is not necessary that you attend story time first. This program is designed for ages 3-5 years old, but children ...read more
Tiny Tots Playtime
10:30 am
 Tiny Tots Playtime
Tuesday, Jun. 25, 10:30 amTiny Tots Playtime
Manteca Branch Library
Join us for playtime to engage your little’s mind + social skills! 
Pre-School Storytime
10:30am
 Pre-School Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 25, 10:30am
Ripon Branch Library
It's Preschool story time at the Ripon Library! Bring your preschoolers to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and a very fun time. For ages 3-5; older siblings welcome.
Preschool Playtime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Playtime
Tuesday, Jun. 25, 10:30 a.m.Preschool Playtime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
When kids play, anything's possible!ImaginationProblem solvingCreativitySelf-esteemCommunication 
Family History Helpers
10:30am-Noon
 Family History Helpers
Tuesday, Jun. 25, 10:30am-Noon
(First and Last Tuesday of Each Month)
Family History Helpe
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Genealogical Help, First and Last Tuesday of Each Month 
MESStival
10:30AM
 MESStival
Tuesday, Jun. 25, 10:30AMMESStival
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Children 10 and under are invited to play and explore mud, Oobleck, jello, foam, water, and more! Participants should expect to get messy and are encouraged to wear clothes and shoes that can get messy as well and to bring towels and a change of clothes.Tuesday June 25th at 10:30am
All About Baby Storytime
10:30am
 All About Baby Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 25, 10:30amAll About Baby Story
Tracy Branch Library
This half-hour program for children ages 0-1.5 incorporates "Mother Goose on the Loose" guidelines to provide a time "just for babies". Focus is on literacy building blocks for baby's development through sharing picturebooks, board books, fingerplays, rhythm/rhyme, bounc...read more
Storytime
10:30 am
 Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 25Storytime
Fair Oaks Library
Hey there, families! Get ready to blast off into a whirlwind of enchanting tales, groovy beats, and a whole lot of giggles! Join us for Storytime here at the Fair Oaks Library! 
Baby/Toddler Play Time
11:00am
 Baby/Toddler Play Time
Tuesday, Jun. 25, 11:00am
Tracy Branch Library
Play time with a changing variety of toys for our yougest patrons between the two baby storytimes.   This will last half an hour.  Patrons attending either Tuesday storytime are invited to participate.
Toddler Storytime
11:30pm
 Toddler Storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 25, 11:30pmToddler Storytime
Tracy Branch Library
This half-hour program for toddlers ages 1-2.5 which incorporates "Mother Goose on the Loose" guidelines to provide a time for children . Focus is on literacy building blocks for baby's development through sharing picturebooks, board books, fingerplays, rhythm/rhyme, bounces, and ...read more
Lunch @ the Library
Noon to 1 PM
 Lunch @ the Library
Tuesday, Jun. 25, Noon to 1 PMLunch @ the Library
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Summer Food Program.
Magician Brian Scott!
1 p.m.
 Magician Brian Scott!
Tuesday, Jun. 25, 1 p.m.Magician Brian Scott
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. Brian Scott's magic show is great for both kids and adults! No matter the age, everyone will have a wonderful experience throughout the show. Presented by Brian Scott Productions
Storytime with Bingo Schmingo
1:30-2:00
 Storytime with Bingo Schmingo
Tuesday, Jun. 25, 1:30-2:00Storytime with Bingo
Lathrop Branch Library
Bingo Schmingo Music is a language-based music program created by Kathleen Rushing. She sings and interacts with her audience, offering creative musical, language and social experiences to promote phonemic awareness, rhythm and rhyme. Kathleen involves children in crafting new innovations to her son...read more
Chavez MakerSpace Room
2 - 5 PM
 Chavez MakerSpace Room
Tuesday, Jun. 25, 2 - 5 PMChavez MakerSpace Ro
Cesar Chavez Central Library
The Chavez MakerSpace room will be open every Tuesday & Wednesday from 2 to 5 PM. If you haven't been to the MakerSpace room before, it is located on the 2nd floor of the Cesar Chavez Central Library. Come explore various tech equipment - 3D printers (MakerBot Replic...read more
German Shepherd Stuffed Animal
3:00pm
 German Shepherd Stuffed Animal
Tuesday, Jun. 25, 3:00pm
Stribley Micro Library
Make a german shepherd stuffed animal at the Stribley Micro Library! Registration is required online or in person for EACH individual participant, while supplies last. 

Guest Performer: Aaron Kierbel - Rhythmallogy
3:30pm
Guest Performer: Aaron Kierbel - Rhythmallogy
Tuesday, Jun. 25, 3:30pm
Manteca Branch Library
RhythmALLogy is a playfully engaging approach to building human connection and creativity through interactive drumming. Using body rhythms, hand percussion, drums, and creative movement, participants learn to become better listeners and leaders as well as more effective collaborators and risk-t...read more
Outdoor Camp with the Girl Scouts
3:30 pm
Outdoor Camp with the Girl Scouts
Tuesday, Jun. 25, 3:30 pmOutdoor Camp with th
Escalon Branch Library
Adventure awaits with Girl Scouts Heart of Central California! This 90 minute session will teach children to be good stewards of nature through stories, activities, and games. It is not necessary to be a Girl Scout member to attend. This free program is recommended for ages 4 & up. 
Anime+Manga Fan Party
4:00PM
 Anime+Manga Fan Party
Tuesday, Jun. 25, 4:00PMAnime+Manga Fan Part
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Join us as we watch anime and DIY your own ramen by garnishing it with commonly used toppings. This anime program is intended for all ages.
Science Wizard - Phabulous Physics
4:00pm
Science Wizard - Phabulous Physics
Tuesday, Jun. 25, 4:00pmScience Wizard - Pha
Mountain House Branch Library
Come to the Mountain House Library to learn about Phabulous Physics with fun and interactive activities provided by Jordan The Science Wizard.  It all starts at 4:00pm on June 25, 2024.  See you there.
Family Paint Hour
4 pm
 Family Paint Hour
Tuesday, Jun. 25, 4 pmFamily Paint Hour
Troke Branch Library
Families will be painting summer themed tote bags.
DIY Food
4:00pm
 DIY Food
Tuesday, Jun. 25, 4:00pm DIY Food
Maya Angelou Branch Library
"Indulge in a series of quick and easy food creations made just for you! Join us as we whip up delicious dishes that you can easily recreate at home." 
LEGO Club
4:00 PM
 LEGO Club
Tuesday, Jun. 25, 4:00 PMLEGO Club
Cesar Chavez Central Library
We bring the bricks.You bring the imagination!Join us on the 4th Tuesday of every month for LEGO Club. For families with children of all ages.**Please note that LEGO Club will be meeting at 4:00 PM beginning in January 2024** 
Sewing Basics for Teens & Adults
4 - 5:30 PM
Sewing Basics for Teens & Adults
Tuesday, Jun. 25, 4 - 5:30 PMSewing Basics for Te
Cesar Chavez Central Library
The Cesar Chavez Central Library offers Sewing Basics class for TEENS & ADULTS every 4th Tuesdays 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...read more
Harvest Home Animal Story Time
4:30pm-5:30pm
 Harvest Home Animal Story Time
Tuesday, Jun. 25, 4:30pm-5:30pm
Fair Oaks Library
Harvest Home will be visiting Fair Oaks Library with some animal friends for us to read to! Animal Story Time is now on the last Tuesday of the month!
Mountain House Family storytime
5:30 pm
 Mountain House Family storytime
Tuesday, Jun. 25, 5:30 pmMountain House Famil
Mountain House Branch Library
The whole family will enjoy this half hour storytime where library staff will share stories, rhymes and songs in preparation for bedtime.   Please join us at 5:30pm each Tuesday for this fun storytime.
Paint Night
6:00pm - 7:30pm
 Paint Night
Tuesday, Jun. 25, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Linden Branch Library
Join us for a paint night! Follow the prompt or freestyle and create a work of art while talking with others. We will be using a youtube paint along video for an ocean beach painting as our prompt/guide.This program is for Adults. While supplies last.We will provide non-alcoholic drinks!
Financial Basic Part 2 ---Ages 12+
6:00 pm
Financial Basic Part 2 ---Ages 12+
Tuesday, Jun. 25, 6:00 pm
Mountain House Branch Library
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Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
 Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
Wednesday, Jun. 26Food Drive: May 1st
Troke Branch Library
Troke Library is hosting a Food Drive for the months of May & June! Hundreds of families and individuals receive emergency food assistance at the Emergency Food Bank Main Pantry, and without donations of food and/or funds, the Emergency Food Bank would not be able to provide assistance to those ...read more
Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Wednesday, Jun. 26Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. Keep up your reading skills over the summer and participate in the Summer Reading Challenge. The challenge is  from June 1st-July 31st and simple to do! All you have to do is read books to win prizes. Logs can be submitted in-person or online. The more you read, the more opportunities...read more
Lunch @ the Library
1 PM to 2 PM
 Lunch @ the Library
Wednesday, Jun. 26, 1 PM to 2 PMLunch @ the Library
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Summer Food Program.
Phabulous Physics with the Science Wizard
12:30
Phabulous Physics with the Science Wizard
Wednesday, Jun. 26, 12:30Phabulous Physics wi
Lathrop Branch Library
This AMAZING science show contains all the BIGGEST experiments The Science Wizard has, including the dazzling SUPERFREEZE!! It's absolutely guaranteed to be an unforgettable show for everyone! The event will be held in the outdoor Amphitheater. Bring chairs, umbrellas for shade, and food to enjo...read more
Science Alliance Show
1:00 pm
 Science Alliance Show
Wednesday, Jun. 26, 1:00 pmScience Alliance Sho
Escalon Branch Library
Get ready for some fun learning with this interactive science show! Kids will learn useful skills they will find helpful as they grow into young members of society and be a part of an experience that they will never forget. Please note that this is a special Summer Reading event and our communi...read more
Rube Goldberg Machines Makerspace Workshop (Register)
1:00pm
Rube Goldberg Machines Makerspace Workshop (Register)
Wednesday, Jun. 26, 1:00pm
(June 5, 12, 19, & 26, 2024)
Rube Goldberg Machin
Tracy Branch Library
Ages 10-18. Learn about simple machines and use them to build increasingly complicated rube goldberg machines with a partner. Please only register if you can attend all four one-hour sessions (each Wednesday in June). Space is limited. 

*EVENT IS FULL* NorCal Bats
1:30pm
 *EVENT IS FULL* NorCal Bats
Wednesday, Jun. 26, 1:30pm
Ripon Branch Library
This event is now full! You are more than welcome to come the day of the program to see if any spots open up, but we can't guarantee admission.Come join the Ripon library as we meet and learn around some of Northern California's nocturnal wildlife: bats!Space is very limited!Patrons may regi...read more
Chavez MakerSpace Room Hours
2 - 5 PM
 Chavez MakerSpace Room Hours
Wednesday, Jun. 26, 2 - 5 PMChavez MakerSpace Ro
Cesar Chavez Central Library
The Chavez MakerSpace room will be open every Tuesday & Wednesday from 2 to 5 PM. If you haven't been to the MakerSpace room before, it is located on the 2nd floor of the Cesar Chavez Central Library. Come explore various tech equipment - 3D printers (MakerBot Replic...read more
Tween Book Club
2:30pm
 Tween Book Club
Wednesday, Jun. 26, 2:30pmTween Book Club
Tracy Branch Library
Ideal for Grades 6-8. Read & discuss middle-grade books.
German Shepherd Stuffed Animal
3:00pm
 German Shepherd Stuffed Animal
Wednesday, Jun. 26, 3:00pm
Fair Oaks Library
Make a german shepherd stuffed animal at the Fair Oaks Library! Registration is required online or in person for EACH individual participant for the 3:00pm or 4:00 pm session, while supplies last. 

Makerspace
3:00 pm
 Makerspace
Wednesday, Jun. 26, 3:00 pmMakerspace
Thornton Branch Library
Create and build with various items from circuits to arts and craft materials. 
Science Wizard
3:30pm - 4:30pm
 Science Wizard
Wednesday, Jun. 26, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Linden Branch Library
The Science Wizard is visiting us again with his Phabulous Physics show! Prepare for the fun!This program welcomes all ages!While we will be meeting at the library beforehand, this program will take place off-site nearby. 
Youth Gardening Club
4:00-5:30 pm
 Youth Gardening Club
Wednesday, Jun. 26, 4:00-5:30 pmYouth Gardening Club
Escalon Branch Library
Each meeting, children will learn a new concept and plant in our community garden, taught by retired teacher and our friend, Sally! Recommended for 2nd-8th grades. 
Craft for Adults: DIY Sea Glass Steppingstone
4:00pm
Craft for Adults: DIY Sea Glass Steppingstone
Wednesday, Jun. 26, 4:00pm
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Create your own steppingstone using colorful sea glass, mosaic stones, and other materials for this year’s summer garden project.
Hooked on Crochet
4:00-5:45 pm
 Hooked on Crochet
Wednesday, Jun. 26, 4:00-5:45 pmHooked on Crochet
Escalon Branch Library
Learn to crochet and make some new friends! We have free supplies available to use and help you get started. If you already have a project, bring it to work on. Recommended for ages 10 & up. 
Shrinky Dinks
4:00PM
 Shrinky Dinks
Wednesday, Jun. 26, 4:00PMShrinky Dinks
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Design and decorate a shrinky dink necklace or keychain.
German Shepherd Stuffed Animal
4:00pm
 German Shepherd Stuffed Animal
Wednesday, Jun. 26, 4:00pm
Fair Oaks Library
Make a german shepherd stuffed animal at the Fair Oaks Library! Registration is required online or in person for EACH individual participant for the 3:00pm or 4:00 pm session, while supplies last. 

Lego Building Fun!
4:00pm
 Lego Building Fun!
Wednesday, Jun. 26, 4:00pm
Mountain House Branch Library
We have the bricks, you bring the imagination.  Come join us to build and create with Legos.  We have both small Legos and Duplos to share.  Lego donations accepted! This activity is intended for all ages!
Anime and Crafts
4:00PM
 Anime and Crafts
Wednesday, Jun. 26, 4:00PMAnime and Crafts
Maya Angelou Branch Library
"Embark on an anime adventure with us at Anime and Crafts Night! Explore a variety of anime shows while indulging in snacks and refreshments. Plus, unleash your creativity as we craft Anime-themed bookmarks together. Join the fun!"
Book Buddies
4pm
 Book Buddies
Wednesday, Jun. 26, 4pm
(Mondays, Wednesdays)

Cesar Chavez Central Library
We are hosing a tutoring program on Mondays and Wednesdays starting June 10th 2024. We will meet from 4pm- 5pm.  It will combine reading practice and games to bring students the extra support they need. Registration will be required and a commitment to all sessions will be expected. Parent...read more

Last Wednesday Book Club @Troke March: a Novel
5 pm to 6 pm
Last Wednesday Book Club @Troke March: a Novel
Wednesday, Jun. 26, 5 pm to 6 pmLast Wednesday Book
Troke Branch Library
Join us on the last Wednesday of the month for a lively discussion. Our June 26th title is March: a novel by Geraldine Brooks.
Jordan the Science Wizard
6 pm
 Jordan the Science Wizard
Wednesday, Jun. 26, 6 pmJordan the Science W
Troke Branch Library
Join us as Jordan the Science Wizard will show amazing science experiments for all ages.
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Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
 Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
Thursday, Jun. 27Food Drive: May 1st
Troke Branch Library
Troke Library is hosting a Food Drive for the months of May & June! Hundreds of families and individuals receive emergency food assistance at the Emergency Food Bank Main Pantry, and without donations of food and/or funds, the Emergency Food Bank would not be able to provide assistance to those ...read more
Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Thursday, Jun. 27Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. Keep up your reading skills over the summer and participate in the Summer Reading Challenge. The challenge is  from June 1st-July 31st and simple to do! All you have to do is read books to win prizes. Logs can be submitted in-person or online. The more you read, the more opportunities...read more
All About Baby Storytime
9:30am
 All About Baby Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 27, 9:30am
Ripon Branch Library
This half-hour program incorporates "Mother Goose on the Loose" guidelines to provide a time "just for babies". Focus is on literacy building blocks for baby's development through sharing picture books, board books, fingerplays, rhythm/rhyme and simple songs. Above all it'...read more
Baby + Toddler Storytime @Troke
10:30 am
 Baby + Toddler Storytime @Troke
Thursday, Jun. 27, 10:30 am
Troke Branch Library
Join us for about 30 minutes of stories, songs and activities on Thursday mornings at 10:30 am. After storytime, we will play for about half an hour. This mellower storytime is designed for our smallest friends and their caregivers--siblings are welcome, too!
All About Baby Storytime
10:30AM
 All About Baby Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 27, 10:30AM
(Thursdays, June 6, 13, 20, 27, 10:30AM)
All About Baby Story
Mountain House Branch Library
This half-hour program incorporates "Mother Goose on the Loose" guidelines to provide a time "just for babies". Focus is on literacy building blocks for baby's development through sharing picturebooks, board books, fingerplays, rhythm/rhyme and simple songs.Above all it ...read more
Toddler Storytime
10:30am - 11:30am
 Toddler Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 27, 10:30am - 11:30amToddler Storytime
Manteca Branch Library
Join us as we venture off to imagination land for a magical reading experience!
All About Baby Storytime
10:30am
 All About Baby Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 27, 10:30am
Ripon Branch Library
This half-hour program incorporates "Mother Goose on the Loose" guidelines to provide a time "just for babies". Focus is on literacy building blocks for baby's development through sharing picture books, board books, fingerplays, rhythm/rhyme and simple songs. Above all it'...read more
Preschool Storytime
10:30 a.m.
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 27, 10:30 a.m.Preschool Storytime
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Enjoy interactive stories, songs, rhymes, and movement.  
Board Game for Adults
10:30AM
 Board Game for Adults
Thursday, Jun. 27, 10:30AMBoard Game for Adult
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Come play board games, such as dominoes, rummikub, etc at Weston Ranch. Coffee and snacks will be provided. This program is for adults and seniors.
Family Story Time
10:30 am
 Family Story Time
Thursday, Jun. 27, 10:30 amFamily Story Time
Escalon Branch Library
Enjoy stories, sing songs, and dance with your child in this engaging and interactive story time that lasts about 30 minutes. Afterward, stay for a fun craft or activity and playtime! All ages are welcome. 
Preschool Storytime
10:30am
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 27, 10:30am
Tracy Branch Library
Please join us for this library staff led preschool storytime for children ages 2.5-5 years.  This engaging program includes stories, rhymes, music and fun that help build a love of reading and develop early literacy skills.    It all begins at 10:30am. 
Preschool Makerspace
11:00am
 Preschool Makerspace
Thursday, Jun. 27, 11:00am
Tracy Branch Library
Hands-on S.T.E.A.M. fun for preschoolers. Ideal for 2.5-5 year olds.  
Preschool Storytime
11:15AM
 Preschool Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 27, 11:15AM
(Thursdays, June 6, 13, 20, 27, 11:15AM)
Preschool Storytime
Mountain House Branch Library
Bring your preschoolers to this half hour storytime where library staff will share age appropriate stories, rhymes and songs and we will all have a very fun time. For ages 3-5; older siblings welcome.  Please join us at 11:15am on Thursdays.
Lunch @ the Library
Noon to 1 PM
 Lunch @ the Library
Thursday, Jun. 27, Noon to 1 PMLunch @ the Library
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Summer Food Program.
Teen Thursday: Yarn Chandelier
1:00pm
 Teen Thursday: Yarn Chandelier
Thursday, Jun. 27, 1:00pmTeen Thursday: Yarn
Tracy Branch Library
Ideal for Grades 6-12. Make a decorative chandelier using a balloon and yarn.
Jurassic Adventure
1:00pm
 Jurassic Adventure
Thursday, Jun. 27, 1:00pm
Mountain House Branch Library
Teen Book Club
2:30pm
 Teen Book Club
Thursday, Jun. 27, 2:30pmTeen Book Club
Tracy Branch Library
Grades 9-12. Read & discuss young adult books.
Family Storytime
2:30pm
 Family Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 27, 2:30pmFamily Storytime
Arnold Rue Micro Library
Join us on alternating Tuesdays and Thursdays at 2:30pm for this half-hour program for children and their caregivers. Get ready for a fun story time full of reading, singing, and movement for the whole family!  
Puzzle Pandemonium!
3:00 pm
 Puzzle Pandemonium!
Thursday, Jun. 27, 3:00 pmPuzzle Pandemonium!
Escalon Branch Library
Race against other teams to see who can complete a 500 piece puzzle the fastest! Teams may consist of 1-6 people and registration is required. The winning team will receive a puzzle and a trophy! We also have a community puzzle swap available in the library during open hours! Bring a puzzle, ta...read more

Adventure Crafts
3:00 pm
 Adventure Crafts
Thursday, Jun. 27, 3:00 pmAdventure Crafts
Thornton Branch Library
Make exciting crafts!
Science Wizard
3:30 p.m.
 Science Wizard
Thursday, Jun. 27, 3:30 p.m.Science Wizard
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Join us as the Science Wizard teaches you all about science in a fun and interactive setting!
Girls in Gear
3:30pm & 5:00pm
 Girls in Gear
Thursday, Jun. 27, 3:30pm & 5:00pmGirls in Gear
Tracy Branch Library
Girls in Gear is a project of the guide and Grow Foundation that aims to decrease the gender gap in STEM by getting younger girls interested in STEM and giving them a safe place to learn. Topics covered will include: the engineering design process, circuitry, projectile motion, buoyancy, prosthetics...read more
English Conversation Practice
3:30-4:30 pm
 English Conversation Practice
Thursday, Jun. 27, 3:30-4:30 pmEnglish Conversation
Escalon Branch Library
Practice your language skills to talk and grow together! Meet new people and learn English in a fun, relaxed atmosphere. This supports all conversational English levels. 
All About Camping
3:30PM
 All About Camping
Thursday, Jun. 27, 3:30PMAll About Camping
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Join us for a 90 minute session that will teach children to be good stewards of nature through stories, activities, and games.From the Girl Scouts Heart of Central California.Thursday June 27th at 3:30pm
DIY Slime
4:00pm
 DIY Slime
Thursday, Jun. 27, 4:00pm
Van Buskirk Micro Library
Learn how to make some gooey slime!
Fur, Scales, and Tails
4:00pm-5:00pm
 Fur, Scales, and Tails
Thursday, Jun. 27, 4:00pm-5:00pm
Fair Oaks Library
Fur, Scales, and Tails is coming to Fair Oaks Library to with a ton of animal friends for us to enjoy!
Popsicle Stick Harmonicas
4 pm
 Popsicle Stick Harmonicas
Thursday, Jun. 27, 4 pmPopsicle Stick Harmo
Troke Branch Library
Let's explore the science of sound with this DIY popsicle stick harmonica. 
Canvas Button Tree Painting - 13 and up!
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Canvas Button Tree Painting - 13 and up!
Thursday, Jun. 27, 4:00pm - 5:30pmCanvas Button Tree P
Mountain House Branch Library
Showcase your artistic abilities by painting a beautiful button tree! Supplies are limited, first come-first serve. This activity is intended for teens, 13 and up.
Storytime
4:00pm
 Storytime
Thursday, Jun. 27, 4:00pm Storytime
Maya Angelou Branch Library
"Join us for Preschool Storytime! It's not just about fun stories; it's also a chance for parents to learn and teach their children early literacy skills, while the little ones develop cognitive and social skills alongside their peers."
Cruzin Critters
4:00 PM
 Cruzin Critters
Thursday, Jun. 27, 4:00 PM
Maya Angelou Branch Library
English Conversation Club
4:00 pm
 English Conversation Club
Thursday, Jun. 27, 4:00 pm
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Join our English conversation club and practice your English skills in a safe and fun environment! Improve your fluency, learn common phrases and words, learn different greetings and practice responding to real-life scenarios!
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Fun Friday Crafts
 Fun Friday Crafts
Friday, Jun. 28Fun Friday Crafts
Manteca Branch Library
Are you looking for fun crafts & activities to do? Join in the fun & get creative at the Manteca Library!Designed for all ages. All supplies will be provided.
Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
 Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
Friday, Jun. 28Food Drive: May 1st
Troke Branch Library
Troke Library is hosting a Food Drive for the months of May & June! Hundreds of families and individuals receive emergency food assistance at the Emergency Food Bank Main Pantry, and without donations of food and/or funds, the Emergency Food Bank would not be able to provide assistance to those ...read more
Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Friday, Jun. 28Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. Keep up your reading skills over the summer and participate in the Summer Reading Challenge. The challenge is  from June 1st-July 31st and simple to do! All you have to do is read books to win prizes. Logs can be submitted in-person or online. The more you read, the more opportunities...read more
Train Building Contest
 Train Building Contest
Friday, Jun. 28Train Building Conte
Tracy Branch Library
Enter the Tracy Library's Train Building Contest and you could win summer prizes.  See flyer or library for rules.  Three winners will be chosen.  Trains will be displayed at the Tracy Library from mid-July to mid-August.  Trains must be turned in by July 12, 2024 by 4:30pm t...read more
Family Storytime
10:15AM
 Family Storytime
Friday, Jun. 28, 10:15AM
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Join us every Friday at 10:15 for this half-hour program for children and their caregivers.We will share fun, colorful picture books, sing happy songs, and make simple, cute crafts to take home.
Linden Storytime
10:20-10:45
 Linden Storytime
Friday, Jun. 28, 10:20-10:45
Linden Branch Library
Join us in Linden for some singing, fingerplays, and of course a couple good stories!This storytime is geared towards babies and toddlers, but others are welcome to also attend.
Fun Fridays: Balloons & Bubbles
10:30am
 Fun Fridays: Balloons & Bubbles
Friday, Jun. 28, 10:30am
Maya Angelou Branch Library
Join us for balloons, bubbles, and fun!
Stay and Play
11:00AM
 Stay and Play
Friday, Jun. 28, 11:00AM
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Join us for a Stay and Play. Children 5 and under can make new friends as they play with different toys.
Lunch @ the Library
Noon to 1 PM
 Lunch @ the Library
Friday, Jun. 28, Noon to 1 PMLunch @ the Library
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Free lunch will be provided to children in partnership with Stockton Unified School District's Summer Food Program.
Resume Builder
10am-11am
 Resume Builder
Friday, Jun. 28, 10am-11amResume Builder
Manteca Branch Library
Applying for jobs or internships? Do you need help updating your resume? Come to Manteca Library!
Lego Club Tournament
1:00pm
 Lego Club Tournament
Friday, Jun. 28, 1:00pm
Fair Oaks Library
Fair Oaks Library is hosting a lego club tournament, what will you build to win the grand prize? 
Bottle Necklace
3:00pm
 Bottle Necklace
Friday, Jun. 28, 3:00pm
Fair Oaks Library
Create your own magic bottle necklace at the Fair Oaks Library! This program is for teens.
Book Buddies
3 pm
 Book Buddies
Friday, Jun. 28Book Buddies
Troke Branch Library
With Registration:Children entering 1st, 2nd, and 3rd grade will work with qualified teens twice a week to practice and improve their reading skills.Book Buddies is a great way to build literacy skills and a love of reading!Every Monday & FridayJune 10- July 19, 3-4 pm
Lego Club
3:00 pm
 Lego Club
Friday, Jun. 28, 3:00 pm
(Fridays, 3:00 pm)
Lego Club
Thornton Branch Library
Create and build with our Lego pieces. Design marble mazes and Lego portrait art or make your own creation.
Anime Club: Mini Boba Key Chains
3 pm
Anime Club: Mini Boba Key Chains
Friday, Jun. 28, 3 pmAnime Club: Mini Bob
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Do you like anime? Then join us as we watch and chat about our favorite anime. We'll also be making mini boba key chains as we watch an anime. This program is for teens and up. 
Movies on Main Street
8:30 pm
 Movies on Main Street
Friday, Jun. 28, 8:30 pmMovies on Main Stree
Escalon Branch Library
Everyone is invited to this free event! We are hosting 6 family-friendly movie nights at Main Street Park on 6/7, 6/14, 6/21, 6/28, 7/12, & 7/19. Bring your blankets or lawn chairs. Snacks available for purchase through local non-profit sponsors. Movies will start at dusk, around 8:30 pm. 
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Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
 Food Drive: May 1st - June 30th
Saturday, Jun. 29Food Drive: May 1st
Troke Branch Library
Troke Library is hosting a Food Drive for the months of May & June! Hundreds of families and individuals receive emergency food assistance at the Emergency Food Bank Main Pantry, and without donations of food and/or funds, the Emergency Food Bank would not be able to provide assistance to those ...read more
Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Saturday, Jun. 29Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. Keep up your reading skills over the summer and participate in the Summer Reading Challenge. The challenge is  from June 1st-July 31st and simple to do! All you have to do is read books to win prizes. Logs can be submitted in-person or online. The more you read, the more opportunities...read more
Chess Club
10:00am
 Chess Club
Saturday, Jun. 29, 10:00amChess Club
Tracy Branch Library
Ideal for Ages 6+. Play or learn to play chess on Saturdays mornings. All equipment provided.
Linden Storytime
10:20am - 10:45am
 Linden Storytime
Saturday, Jun. 29, 10:20am - 10:45am
Linden Branch Library
Join us in Linden for some singing, fingerplays, and of course a couple good stories!This storytime is geared towards babies and toddlers, but others are welcome to also attend.
Teen Games
12:00 pm
 Teen Games
Saturday, Jun. 29, 12:00 pm
(Saturdays, 12:00 pmj)
Teen Games
Thornton Branch Library
Play Xbox/Playsation and board games!
Movie Matinee: The Sandlot
12:30pm - 2:15pm
 Movie Matinee: The Sandlot
Saturday, Jun. 29, 12:30pm - 2:15pmMovie Matinee: The S
Linden Branch Library
Scottie Smalls just moved to a new town in the middle of summer. Through chance, he befriends a group of boys who play baseball in the empty lot nearby. That summer, he goes on several adventures with them - and is there for the wildest one of their lives.Rated PG. This program welcomes all ages!&nb...read more
Adult Makerspace
1:00pm
 Adult Makerspace
Saturday, Jun. 29, 1:00pm
Tracy Branch Library
Ages 18+. Join us to make a variety of crafts from previous adult craft days.
Punch Needle Art for Adults
1:00pm
 Punch Needle Art for Adults
Saturday, Jun. 29, 1:00pmPunch Needle Art for
Weston Ranch Branch Library
Learn this easy method of embroidery to create a cool piece of art. We will work on a small piece.
STEAM Saturday
2:00-3:00
 STEAM Saturday
Saturday, Jun. 29, 2:00-3:00STEAM Saturday
Lathrop Branch Library
Join us as we explore science & the arts through building! Use the Keva blocks or jumbo blocks to build structures. Playing with planks/blocks gives builders first-hand experience with balance, leverage and geometry.
Family Game Day
2:00 PM
 Family Game Day
Saturday, Jun. 29, 2:00 PMFamily Game Day
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Classic board games for the whole family! Snacks will be provided. 
Debt Management Workshop with Ariel Lee
2 - 3 PM
Debt Management Workshop with Ariel Lee
Saturday, Jun. 29, 2 - 3 PM
Cesar Chavez Central Library
Join us for a FREE financial workshop with the financial advisor Ariel Lee at the Cesar Chavez Central Library on Saturday, June 29 at 2 PM. You'll learn how to manage your cash flow and debt so that you can have control of your finance in the future. Registration is not required. Any adults is ...read more
Picture Craft
2:00PM
 Picture Craft
Saturday, Jun. 29, 2:00PM
Maya Angelou Branch Library
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Summer Reading Challenge
 Summer Reading Challenge
Sunday, Jun. 30Summer Reading Chall
Tracy Branch Library
All Ages. Keep up your reading skills over the summer and participate in the Summer Reading Challenge. The challenge is  from June 1st-July 31st and simple to do! All you have to do is read books to win prizes. Logs can be submitted in-person or online. The more you read, the more opportunities...read more
Math and Homework Workshop
2:00pm
 Math and Homework Workshop
Sunday, Jun. 30, 2:00pmMath and Homework Wo
Tracy Branch Library
For K-12. Adults welcome. Complete fun math problems/puzzles, learn math tricks and shortcuts that may help students with their schoolwork, and get help with your school work or other specific topics you would like to go over. Each Sunday from 2:00 - 4:00pm.
      
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