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Start07/05/2021 4:00 pm
End06/30/2022 5:00 pm
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2022-2023 LEAP Informational Meeting
Become a School Administrator! Attend our informational meeting to learn how you can earn your Administrative Service credential with LEAP.
Start09/13/2021
End05/09/2022
PBIS Coaches Network
PBIS Coaches Network: This series is intended to support district, facility, program and school-level leaders in adapting PBIS implementation within their own context. Participants can expect to explore research and resources related to PBIS implementation, connect with colleagues to identify solu...
Start01/25/2022 2:00 pm
End03/10/2022 5:00 pm
Child Care Initiative Project (CCIP) Cohort 1 - English (Virtual)
Start02/01/2022
End03/31/2022
Kindness Bingo

Complete our SVR Kindness Bingo Challenge throughout the month and receive a participation prize. Pick up kindness bingo sheets from Cupertino, Gilroy, Los Altos and Woodland Libraries during the months of February and March.

Start02/01/2022
End03/31/2022
Silicon Valley Reads Belonging Photo Project

What does belonging feel like? Patrons of all ages are encouraged to participate in this traveling exhibit by contributing a photo of themselves that will be printed out at the Bookmobile and added to the display. Patrons can also write on a paper umbrella about what belonging means to them. The ...

Start02/01/2022
End03/31/2022
Silicon Valley Reads Kindness Tree

Write an act of kindness on a leaf to add to our kindness tree at our Los Altos, Cupertino and Gilroy Libraries.

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Start02/01/2022 3:00 pm
End04/25/2022 3:50 pm
PBIS Overview Training: Foundations Tier One
The PBIS behavioral framework is an evidenced-based system for enhancing equity, increasing achievement and improving culture and climate. The only cost for this brief overview is your time. Anyone on your staff may attend. This can also serve as an overview of the implementation of Tier I PBIS inst...
Start02/01/2022 4:00 pm
End04/25/2022 4:50 pm
PBIS Overview Training: Foundations Tier One
The PBIS behavioral framework is an evidenced-based system for enhancing equity, increasing achievement and improving culture and climate. The only cost for this brief overview is your time. Anyone on your staff may attend. This can also serve as an overview of the implementation of Tier I PBIS inst...
Start02/07/2022 3:00 pm
End05/13/2022 3:50 pm
PBIS Overview Training: Foundations Tier Two
Continuing your team's PBIS journey to enhance equity across the system, increase achievement and improve culture and climate. The only cost for this brief overview is your time. Anyone on your staff may attend. This session will go over the structures that should be in place before moving to Tier T...
Start02/07/2022 4:00 pm
End05/13/2022 4:50 pm
PBIS Overview Training: Foundations Tier Two
Continuing your team's PBIS journey to enhance equity across the system, increase achievement and improve culture and climate. The only cost for this brief overview is your time. Anyone on your staff may attend. This session will go over the structures that should be in place before moving to Tier T...
Start02/09/2022 9:00 am
End06/14/2023 10:30 am
Early Learning 101: Enrollment and Attendance Resources
Research demonstrates that children who consistently attend early learning programs such as childcare, preschool, transitional kindergarten, and kindergarten build strong foundations for success in school and life. The Santa Clara County Office of Education has developed resources that schools and c...
Start02/17/2022 3:00 pm
End05/20/2022 3:50 pm
PBIS Overview Training: Maintenance Check-in, Check-out (CICO Tier Two)
Continuing your team's PBIS journey to enhance equity across the system, increase achievement and improve culture and climate. The only cost for this brief overview is your time. Anyone on your staff may attend. This is an overview of the implementation of the Tier II PBIS instructional framework, i...
Start02/17/2022 4:00 pm
End05/20/2022 4:50 pm
PBIS Overview Training: Maintenance Check-in, Check-out (CICO Tier Two)
Continuing your team's PBIS journey to enhance equity across the system, increase achievement and improve culture and climate. The only cost for this brief overview is your time. Anyone on your staff may attend. This is an overview of the implementation of the Tier II PBIS instructional framework, i...
Start02/23/2022 3:00 pm
End04/28/2022 3:50 pm
PBIS Overview Training: PBIS State Recognition Question and Answer
Would you like to learn how or just need help to apply for state recognition and earn in 2022 Bronze, Silver, Gold or Platinum recognition? Your dedication should be commended! Let’s take a look at the work you have implemented and how it can be used to complete the application process. Come and d...
Start02/23/2022 4:00 pm
End04/28/2022 4:50 pm
PBIS Overview Training: PBIS State Recognition Question and Answer
Would you like to learn how or just need help to apply for state recognition and earn in 2022 Bronze, Silver, Gold or Platinum recognition? Your dedication should be commended! Let’s take a look at the work you have implemented and how it can be used to complete the application process. Come and d...
Start03/01/2022
End03/01/2022
Acts of Kindness & Tree Talk Activity

Children can come to the Vineland Branch Library to pick up the supplies to make a kindness activity. You will be able to make a kindness tree with leaves about acts of kindness- and take it home with you to keep you thinking about what it means to be kind!

Start03/01/2022 10:30 am
End03/01/2022 11:00 am
I Can do Hard Things Storytime - Virtual

Join Santa Clara City Library's youth librarians for Virtual Storytime every Tuesday morning! Let's talk about determination and resiliency during this storytime. We'll have a blast singing, rhyming, reading, and learning together. This program is recommended for children ages 2-5.

Watc...

Start03/01/2022 4:00 pm
End03/01/2022 5:00 pm
Acts of Kindness & Shine Board

Where do I shine? How can I make a difference? Every act makes a difference. See how you can and make a board as a reminder. We will discover ideas and build creativity around them. Craft activity included. This program ties in kindness in general and the book SHINE! By Chris and J.J. Grabenstein...

Start03/01/2022
End03/13/2022
Drop-in Zine Making
Come hang out in Teen Central at the Santa Clara City Library and make zines about what kindness, resilience and hope means to you. Supplies, examples and directions will be set up on the tables in the teen area at Central Park Library any time during open hours March 1-13. Zines are small batch DI...
Start03/01/2022
End03/31/2022
Silicon Valley Reads Art Club

Hanbok is a traditional style of dress that comes in different colors and fabrics. We will provide a little bit of history and then do a collage to design your own hanbok. An outline can be printed on paper. Using a mix of watercolors and scraps of hanbok fabric, kids can make their own designs. ...

Start03/01/2022
End03/31/2022
Silicon Valley Reads Kindness Quilt
Help us create a kindness quilt for the wall at our Morgan Hill Library! Write an act of kindness on each square and add it to our quilt on the wall. Come anytime throughout the month of March. Drop by the library anytime during our open hours to participate.
Start03/01/2022
End04/07/2022
Collaborative Mobile Mural: Euphrat Museum of Art

Migration, Kindness, and Resilience is a collaborative mobile mural that will pop up in public spaces in March and April. The mural will feature Monarch butterflies with native plants and incorporate symbols representing kindness, resilience, and hope. The Monarch butterfly is a beautiful symbol ...

Start03/02/2022 3:00 pm
End03/02/2022 6:30 pm
TIC Module 1: How Trauma Impacts Brain Dev. (English) Virtual

This module defines Trauma Informed Care and provides an overview of the impacts of trauma on children’s brain development in the early years, how trauma impacts the sensory system, and how the stress response system activates when experiencing a trauma trigger.

    Start03/02/2022 4:00 pm
    End03/02/2022 5:00 pm
    Community Resources for Teen Action (In-person & Virtual)

    Calling all teens who want to make a difference! Teens are welcome to join this discussion and informative program to learn about ways to be involved in the community, do community service, and make the world a better place. Educational Branch Library is hosting this event. 

    Start03/02/2022 5:30 pm
    End03/02/2022 6:30 pm
    Book Discussion: See No Stranger

    Join us for a virtual discussion of the book: See No Stranger by Valarie Kaur.

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    Start03/03/2022 9:00 am
    End03/03/2022 12:00 pm
    Facilitated IEP Stakeholder Training

    This training will provide an overview of the facilitation process and will help IEP stakeholders to be collaborative team members in a facilitated IEP meeting. Participants will learn how to clearly define their role in the IEP meeting, enabling them to prepare for active meeting participation...

    Start03/03/2022 4:00 pm
    End03/03/2022 5:00 pm
    Author Visit: Christine Paik, The Girl with the Gold Dress

    Silicon Valley Reads 2022 presents A Virtual Author Visit with Christine Paik! Listen to Christine Paik read her new book The Girl in the Gold Dress, share her writing process, and then answer participant question...

    Start03/03/2022 5:00 pm
    End03/03/2022 6:00 pm
    Darius the Great is Not Okay Author Visit: Adib Khorram

    Come join Author Adib Khorram and a panel of teens to discuss the book, Darius the Great is Not Okay. Bring your questions!

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    Start03/03/2022 5:00 pm
    End03/03/2022 8:30 pm
    TIC Module 2: Identifying & Responding to Childhood Trauma (English) - Virtual

    This module explores how trauma can manifest in the classroom setting, strategies to help childcare providers respond using a “trauma informed care lens,” and how to apply this lens in the context of challenging behaviors.

    • Training wil...
    Start03/03/2022 6:30 pm
    End03/03/2022 7:30 pm
    Book Discussion: Enough About Me

    Richard Lui quits his job to care for his father and learns about what compassion means to himself and to the community. Join us for an engaging discussion based on Enough About Me.

    Start03/03/2022 3:00 pm
    End03/08/2022 3:50 pm
    PBIS Orientation (30-45 min sessions): Let's Get Ready
    Let’s work together to put together your school training team rosters, set up your google drive, go over how to share deliverables and where to put documents/artifacts between sessions for easier access. This is a session for previously created teams to have time to organize and set up logistics p...
    Start03/03/2022 4:00 pm
    End03/08/2022 4:50 pm
    PBIS Orientation (30-45 min sessions): Let's Get Ready
    Let’s work together to put together your school training team rosters, set up your google drive, go over how to share deliverables and where to put documents/artifacts between sessions for easier access. This is a session for previously created teams to have time to organize and set up logistics p...
    Start03/04/2022 4:00 pm
    End03/04/2022 5:00 pm
    Acts of Kindness & Shine Board

    Where do I shine? How can I make a difference? Every act makes a difference. Come to the Tully Branch Library and see how you can make a difference and create a board as a reminder. We will discover ideas and build creativity around our boards. Craft activity included. This program ties in kindne...

    Start03/05/2022 11:00 am
    End03/05/2022 12:00 pm
    Act of Kindness Talk & Tree Activity
    Children can meet in-person at the Evergreen Branch Library to do a kindness activity. Come make a kindness tree with leaves about acts of kindness- and take it home with you to keep you thinking about what it means to be kind!

    Start03/05/2022 2:00 pm
    End03/05/2022 3:00 pm
    Acts of Kindness & Shine Board

    Where do I shine? How can I make a difference? Every act makes a difference. Come to the Educational Park Branch Library and see how you can make a difference and create a board as a reminder. We will discover ideas and build creativity around our boards. Craft activity included. This program tie...

    Start03/05/2022 3:00 pm
    End03/05/2022 4:00 pm
    Act of Kindness Talk & Tree Activity
    Children can meet in-person at the Joyce Ellington Branch Library to do a kindness activity. Come make a kindness tree with leaves about acts of kindness- and take it home with you to keep you thinking about what it means to be kind!

    Start03/05/2022 4:30 pm
    End03/05/2022 5:30 pm
    The Girl in the Gold Dress: Book Discussion

    Join us at the West Valley Branch Library for an engaging literary discussion of The Girl in the Gold Dress by Christine Paik. This program is in celebration of Silicon Valley Reads 2022 theme, “Power of Kindness, Resilience & Hope.” Please visit our library catalog to obtain a copy...

    Start03/06/2022 1:30 pm
    End03/06/2022 3:00 pm
    Teen & Adult Rock Painting Craft
    Join us for a craft to paint kindness rocks as part of Silicon Valley Reads theme of Power of hope, resilience and kindness. All supplies will be provided. This program if for teens and adults ages 12 and up.
    Start03/08/2022 10:30 am
    End03/08/2022 11:00 am
    Outdoor Storytime
    We are excited to continue in-person storytimes this Winter in Pioneer Park. Bring a blanket, put on your coats and enjoy stories, songs and rhymes with our Children's Librarians. Tuesdays at 10:30. Pioneer Memorial Park: 1146 Church St, Mountain View, CA 94041 All ages welcome, no registrat...
    Start03/08/2022 4:00 pm
    End03/08/2022 5:00 pm
    Nature’s Resilience and Spring Wildlife with Don Edwards National Wildlife Refuge

    Take a virtual visit to Don Edwards National Wildlife Refuge and learn about the animals that call the Baylands home, including spring babies and many endangered species. Presented by the Sunnyvale Public Library.

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    Start03/08/2022 6:30 pm
    End03/08/2022 7:30 pm
    Interview with Enough About Me Author, Richard Lui

    Please join the Santa Clara County Library District as we enjoy a virtual but lively conversation with NBC anchor, author, and director, Richard Lui. Richard's book, Enough About Me is one of three featured selections Silicon Valley Reads, 2022: The Power of Kindness, Resilience & Hope. His memoi...

    Start03/10/2022 10:30 am
    End03/10/2022 11:00 am
    Celebrity Storytime with Supervisor Joe Simitian

    Join us for a virtual special event... Celebrity Storytime with Supervisor Joe Simitian! He will read aloud The Big Umbrella by Amy June Bates.

    LEARN MORE HERE

    Start03/10/2022 11:00 am
    End03/10/2022 11:40 am
    Musical Storytime with Nanny Nicki

    Join us online for a live and interactive program of songs, music, and dancing with performer Nanny Nikki! Generously sponsored by the Friends of the Sunnyvale Public Library.

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    Start03/10/2022 5:00 pm
    End03/10/2022 6:00 pm
    Virtual Yoga

    Yoga offers mental and physical health benefits to people of all ages. In celebration of Silicon Valley Reads 2022: The Power of Kindness, Resilience & Hope, join Yogi Anil for an hour of yoga to help relax your body and calm your mind.

    Start03/10/2022 7:00 pm
    End03/10/2022 8:00 pm
    Teen Panel on Mental Health

    Please join Silicon Valley Reads for a candid conversation with local Silicon Valley Youth as we explore the challenges of being a teen including mental health, addiction, the affects of Covid-19 and more. Students will share their experiences and help offer tools for resilience and hope to those...

    Start03/11/2022 4:00 pm
    End03/11/2022 5:00 pm
    Acts of Kindness & Shine Board

    Where do I shine? How can I make a difference? Every act makes a difference. Come to the Hillview Branch Library and see how you can make a difference and create a board as a reminder. We will discover ideas and build creativity around our boards. Craft activity included. This program ties in kin...

    Start03/11/2022 4:00 pm
    End03/11/2022 5:00 pm
    Acts of Kindness & Shine Board

    Where do I shine? How can I make a difference? Every act makes a difference. Come to the Pearl Avenue Branch Library and see how you can make a difference and create a board as a reminder. We will discover ideas and build creativity around our boards. Craft activity included. This program ties in...

    Start03/12/2022 11:00 am
    End03/12/2022 12:00 pm
    Book Discussion: See No Stranger
    Join us for an engaging, virtual literary discussion of "See No Stranger" by Valarie Kaur. This program is in celebration of Silicon Valley Reads 2022 theme, “Power of Kindness, Resilience & Hope.” Please visit our library catalog to obtain a copy of the book and read before our program to join ...
    Start03/12/2022 3:00 pm
    End03/12/2022 4:00 pm
    Book Discussion: The Authenticity Project

    Join us for a virtual book club to discuss the Authenticity Project by Clare Pooley. The theme for this years Silicon Valley Reads is the power of kindness, resilience and hope. The Authenticity Project is one of the recommended fiction reads. The Authenticity Project's cast of characters — inc...

    Start03/12/2022 4:30 pm
    End03/12/2022 5:30 pm
    Act of Kindness Talk & Tree Activity

    Children can meet in-person at the West Valley Branch Library to do a kindness activity. Come make a kindness tree with leaves about acts of kindness- and take it home with you to keep you thinking about what it means to be kind!

    Start03/13/2022 2:00 pm
    End03/13/2022 3:00 pm
    Panel Discussion based on See No Stranger by Valarie Kaur

    See No Stranger is part memoir, part practical guide for changing the world. Valarie Kaur, renowned Sikh activist, filmmaker and civil rights lawyer, addresses what ails our society: from racism, to police violence, from sexual harrassment to xenophobia...  with the goal of providing insight on...

    Start03/15/2022 10:00 am
    End03/15/2022 11:00 am
    DeYoung Museum: People Come First, Alice Neel: Docent Talk
    American artist Alice Neel (1900–1984) spent most of her life living and working in New York City, and her work testifies to the diversity, resilience, and passion of the people she encountered there. This talk by San Francisco Fine Arts Museums docent Ruth Modric explores Neel’s neighbors in Sp...
    Start03/15/2022 3:30 pm
    End03/15/2022 4:30 pm
    Acts of Kindness & Shine Board

    Where do I shine? How can I make a difference? Every act makes a difference. Come to the East SJ Carnegie Branch Library and see how you can make a difference and create a board as a reminder. We will discover ideas and build creativity around our boards. Craft activity included. This program tie...

    Start03/16/2022 1:30 pm
    End03/16/2022 2:30 pm
    Tour of the Sikh Gurdwara of San Jose & Introduction to Sikhism

    Come in person to the San Jose Gurdwara, one of the largest Gurdwaras in the world, where tour guides provided by Indian Business and Professional Women will give small groups a tour and some background on the Sikh religion. At the end of the tour, enjoy delicious vegetarian Indian food provided ...

    Start03/16/2022 5:00 pm
    End03/16/2022 6:00 pm
    Community Resources for Teen Action

    Calling all teens who want to make a difference! Teens are welcome to join this discussion and informative program to learn about ways to be involved in the community, do community service, and make the world a better place. Willow Glen Branch Library is hosting this event. 

    Start03/16/2022 6:00 pm
    End03/16/2022 7:00 pm
    Book Discussion: A Dream Called Home

    Join us for an engaging literary discussion of "A Dream Called Home" by Reyna Grande. This program is in celebration of Silicon Valley Reads 2022 theme, “Power of Kindness, Resilience & Hope.” Please visit our library catalog to obtain a copy of the book and read before our program to join ou...

    Start03/16/2022 6:30 pm
    End03/16/2022 8:30 pm
    Richard Lui: Sky Blossom Movie and Panel Discussion

    Join Enough About Me author Richard Lui, The San Jose Public Library and Silicon Valley Reads at the charming 3 Below Theater for a live screening of Richard Lui's movie, Sky Blossom: Diaries of the Next Greatest Generation followed by a discussion with director, Richard Lui moderated by NBC's Ro...

    Start03/16/2022 7:00 pm
    End03/16/2022 8:00 pm
    Silicon Valley Reads - Monthly Book Group: A Dream Called Home

    Join the Sunnyvale Public Library online for a lively discussion of the book, A Dream Called Home. Sunnyvale Library will also be hosting Reyna Grande on Wednesday, April 6th! Generously Sponsored by the Friends of the Sunnyvale Public Library.

    Start03/17/2022 1:00 pm
    End03/17/2022 2:00 pm
    Music Mends Minds: Online event for people with memory loss

    Language falls away in degenerative conditions like Parkinson's Disease, Alzheimer's Disease and other dementias, diminishing patients' ability to connect. Music can retrain the brain, allowing people to communicate even as language is lost. Hear scientific evidence supporting the many benefits o...

    Start03/17/2022 4:00 pm
    End03/17/2022 5:00 pm
    Virtual Meditation: A Tool to Balance Your Life

    The practice of meditation contributes to a more positive, healthy lifestyle. It is an invaluable tool for helping people reduce stress, gain a deeper sense of fulfillment in life as well as foster greater physical, emotional and spiritual well-being. Join Dr. Matthew Raider, long time meditator ...

    Start03/18/2022 4:00 pm
    End03/18/2022 5:00 pm
    Acts of Kindness & Shine Board

    Where do I shine? How can I make a difference? Every act makes a difference. Come to the Evergreen Branch Library and see how you can make a difference and create a board as a reminder. We will discover ideas and build creativity around our boards. Craft activity included. This program ties in ki...

    Start03/19/2022 10:00 am
    End03/19/2022 11:00 am
    Connecting with Nature to Build Resiliency

    Nature not only provides the essentials for physical survival — air, water, food, shelter — time spent outdoors nurtures our well-being, opening our hearts, inspiring our minds and lifting our spirits. It helps us build resiliency. In this online presentation learn how MidPeninsula Regional O...

    Start03/19/2022 1:00 pm
    End03/19/2022 2:00 pm
    Act of Kindness Talk & Tree Activity
    Children can meet in-person at the Alum Rock Branch Library to do a kindness activity. Come make a kindness tree with leaves about acts of kindness- and take it home with you to keep you thinking about what it means to be kind!

    Start03/19/2022 3:00 pm
    End03/19/2022 4:00 pm
    The Big Umbrella: Book Discussion

    Join us at the Joyce Ellington Branch Library for an engaging discussion of "The Big Umbrella" by Amy June Bates. This program is in celebration of Silicon Valley Reads 2022 theme, “Power of Kindness, Resilience & Hope.” Please visit our library catalog to obtain a copy of the book and read b...

    Start03/20/2022 3:30 pm
    End03/20/2022 4:15 pm
    Panel Discussion based on A Dream Called Home by Reyna Grande

    Join this discussion to explore the definition of "home".  Is "home" where we were born and raised? The place where we raised our own family? For many immigrants this is a lifelong dilemma. In A Dream Called Home, Reyna Grande crossed the border at 9 years old and endeavored, like so man...

    Start03/22/2022 3:30 pm
    End03/22/2022 4:30 pm
    Acts of Kindness & Shine Board

    Where do I shine? How can I make a difference? Every act makes a difference. Come to the Rose Garden Branch Library and see how you can make a difference and create a board as a reminder. We will discover ideas and build creativity around our boards. Craft activity included. This program ties in ...

    Start03/22/2022 4:00 pm
    End03/22/2022 4:45 pm
    SHINE! Author Visit: JJ & Chris Grabenstein

    Come SHINE! with husband/wife team JJ & Chris Grabenstein, the authors of the book, SHINE! Bring your questions and get ready for some fun!

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    Start03/22/2022 6:00 pm
    End03/22/2022 7:00 pm
    Meet the Author: In Defense of Kindness, Pastor Bruce Reyes-Chow

    What if kindness was a practice we could each choose, every day, as a way to experience community and wholeness in new, life-giving, world-changing ways? Local Pastor Bruce Reyes-Chow shows how being kind (which is different than being nice) has the power to transform our relationships in all ar...

    Start03/22/2022 6:30 pm
    End03/22/2022 7:45 pm
    Giving the Gift of Literacy

    Can you imagine what your life would be like if reading were a struggle? 1 in 6 adults in our community live with this reality. Our local libraries are part of the solution! Read Santa Clara, Partners in Reading, and the Santa Clara County Reading Program are library literacy programs in Santa Cl...

    Start03/23/2022 9:00 am
    End03/23/2022 10:30 am
    California Dyslexia Guidelines: Next Steps

    Now that California’s Dyslexia guidelines have been released, what’s next? California legislation (AB1369, Fall 2015) clarified how California educators will handle the reading disability called dyslexia. This workshop will discuss how to understand the guidelines, assess for dyslexia, and pl...

    Start03/24/2022 10:30 am
    End03/24/2022 11:30 am
    Book Discussion: See No Stranger

    Let's start our next reading adventure as a group! Join the Central Book Club and read books across genres and topics! This month we are discussing See No Stranger: a Memoir and Manifesto of Revolutionary Love by Valarie Kaur. Author Valarie Kaur takes readers through her own riveting journey—a...

    Start03/24/2022 4:00 pm
    End03/24/2022 5:00 pm
    Act of Kindness Talk & Tree Activity
    Pick up your kit (limited to the first 30 attendees) at the Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library between March 17-24 then log on to make a kindness tree together. The tree will have leaves about acts of kindness that kids can keep to remember how to be kind!

    Start03/24/2022 4:00 pm
    End03/24/2022 5:00 pm
    Darius the Great is Not Okay: Book Discussion

    Come in person to Discuss the book Darius the Great is Not Okay, by Adib Khorram, and make a craft to take home. The first ten registrants will receive a FREE copy of the book. Please pick up your free book ONLY if you know you can attend the program. You may check out additional copies of Dariu...

    Start03/24/2022 5:00 pm
    End03/24/2022 6:00 pm
    Book Discussion: A Dream Called Home

    Join us for an engaging literary discussion of "A Dream Called Home" by Reyna Grande. This program is in celebration of Silicon Valley Reads 2022 theme, “Power of Kindness, Resilience & Hope.” Please visit our library catalog to obtain a copy of the book and read before our program to join ou...

    Start03/24/2022 4:30 pm
    End03/26/2022 1:00 pm
    Health and Safety Training March 2022 (Virtual) ENGLISH

    This FREE training will provide participants with the EMSA-approved eight-hour California Preventative Health and Safety Practices training (with nutrition and lead poisoning prevention) required for child care licensing. This training is open to participants from San Benito, Santa ...

    Start03/25/2022 4:00 pm
    End03/25/2022 5:00 pm
    Acts of Kindness & Tree Talk Activity

    Children can meet in-person at the Village Square Branch Library to do a kindness activity. Come make a kindness tree with leaves about acts of kindness- and take it home with you to keep you thinking about what it means to be kind!

    Start03/25/2022 4:00 pm
    End03/25/2022 5:00 pm
    Community Resources for Teen Action

    Calling all teens who want to make a difference! Teens are welcome to join this discussion and informative program to learn about ways to be involved in the community, do community service, and make the world a better place. Seven Trees Branch Library is hosting this event. 

    Start03/25/2022 4:00 pm
    End03/25/2022 5:00 pm
    Virtual Overcoming Stress and Anxiety Using Meditation

    We are living in a time that feels often confusing and stressful. Incorporating meditation in our lives can be the change that can make a big difference. Join Umesh Bhatia long time meditator as he teaches a simple meditation technique to increase personal well-being. There will even be a short m...

    Start03/25/2022 5:00 pm
    End03/25/2022 6:00 pm
    Book Discussion: The Authenticity Project

    Join us for a virtual book club to discuss the Authenticity Project by Clare Pooley. The theme for this years Silicon Valley Reads is the power of kindness, resilience and hope. The Authenticity Project is one of the recommended fiction reads. The Authenticity Project's cast of characters — inc...

    Start03/26/2022 3:00 pm
    End03/26/2022 4:00 pm
    The Girl in the Gold Dress: Book Discussion

    Join us at the West Valley Branch Library for an engaging literary discussion of The Girl in the Gold Dress by Christine Paik. This program is in celebration of Silicon Valley Reads 2022 theme, “Power of Kindness, Resilience & Hope.” Please visit our library catalog to obtain a copy...

    Start03/29/2022 4:30 pm
    End03/29/2022 5:30 pm
    Acts of Kindness & Tree Talk Activity

    Children can meet in-person at the Calabazas Branch Library to do a kindness activity. Come make a kindness tree with leaves about acts of kindness- and take it home with you to keep you thinking about what it means to be kind!

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