Builder’s Club

Saturday, September 21, 2019 12:30 PM
Located at the Homework Center
It's block and brick building time at the library! See what you can build with our huge collection of building materials, Legos, Duplos, blocks, and more! All creations stay in the library. Best for ages 4 and up. We ask that caregivers keep an eye on their little ones as small Lego pieces pose a choking hazard for young children. No registration is required.
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Genealogy class: Finding your 19th & 20th Century Immigrant Ancestors

Monday, September 23, 2019 1:00 PM
Located at the Homework Center
This intermediate-level class offers techniques and tips for finding your mid-19th and 20th Century immigrant ancestors, such as searching US records to help identify places of origin, and finding other families from the same area to gather more information.

Presenter Maureen Hanlon has served on the board of The California Genealogical Society and been active in many CGS activities. She has organized Irish Ancestor meetings to allow members to learn strategies to do research in Ireland and discuss their Irish Ancestors. 
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All Ears Reading® Breeja

Tuesday, September 24, 2019 3:00 PM
Located at the Children's Room
Sign up for a 15 minute session at the information desk or call us at (925) 385-2280. Children can have fun and practice their literacy skills by reading to a dog. Breeja (Bree-uh), a sweet Lab from ARF's Pet Hug Pack, is a great listener! Bring your own book or pick up a library book.
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All Ears Reading® Gusto

Tuesday, September 24, 2019 4:00 PM
Located at the Children's Room
Sign up for a 15 minute session at the information desk or call us at (925) 385-2280. Children can have fun and practice their literacy skills by reading to a dog. Gusto, a sweet Lab from ARF's Pet Hug Pack, is a great listener! Bring your own book or pick up a library book.
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All Ears Reading® Gusto

Tuesday, September 24, 2019 4:00 PM
Located at the Children's Room
Sign up for a 15 minute session at the information desk or call us at (925) 385-2280. Children can have fun and practice their literacy skills by reading to a dog. Gusto, a sweet Lab from ARF's Pet Hug Pack, is a great listener! Bring your own book or pick up a library book.
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Homework Help

Tuesday, September 24, 2019 3:30 PM
Located at the Library Open Space

High School volunteers are available for Free after school homework help for students 4th-12th grade from 3:30pm to 5:30pm!   These appointments are meant to help with homework and drills and are not meant as structured teaching, lessons or tutoring.

Specialties include English, Social Studies

Please call the library to make an appointment at 925-385-2280 or go to the Information Desk.
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Free Teen Tech Help by Appointment

Tuesday, September 24, 2019 2:30 PM

Free tech help by appointment!

ONE ON ONE HELP: Local Teens can answer almost any question to suit your needs. Just ask!  We can help solve most problems you might encounter with your smart phone, laptop, MP3 player, eBook reader or most other consumer technology products.

PERSONAL HELP Friendly, one-on-one instruction and assistance. Help available to all ages. Please bring your device with you. To make an appointment, please call the library at 925-385-2280 or come to the Information Desk during library open hours.  Teen tech helpers are available for 30 minute time slots.

Please note that Teen Tech Help volunteers cannot perform the following activities:

  • Repair or work on your device
  • Install Hardware
  • Software or updates on your device (library apps excluded)
  • Provide Word Processing or any other clerical work
  • Provide private lessons or accept payment of any kind
  • Recommend products for you to buy
  • Do your online shopping or internet transactions
  • Place online ads or social media posts for you


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All Ears Reading® Breeja

Tuesday, September 24, 2019 3:00 PM
Located at the Children's Room
Sign up for a 15 minute session at the information desk or call us at (925) 385-2280. Children can have fun and practice their literacy skills by reading to a dog. Breeja (Bree-uh), a sweet Lab from ARF's Pet Hug Pack, is a great listener! Bring your own book or pick up a library book.
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World Affairs Council of the East Bay: Strategic Competition in Space

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 7:00 PM
Located at the Community Hall
Strategic Competition in Space: Will a SPACE FORCE guard and protect the U.S.?
Join us in conversation with Benjamin Bahney, a political scientist at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) and a Senior Fellow at LLNL's Center for Global Security Research. He brings laboratory technical expertise to bear on national security issues in the areas of space, cyber and advanced science and technology. Since space is already a competitive and a militarized domain, the task now is to protect U.S. and allied military interests in space to guard against catastrophe. 
Pre-Talk Social: 6:30 pm
Program: 7:00 - 8:00 pm
Members: $5; Non members: $10; Students w/current student ID: Free
For more information, visit WorldAffairs.org/Events
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Homework Help

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 3:30 PM
Located at the Library Open Space

High School volunteers are available for Free after school homework help for students 4th-12th grade from 3:30pm to 5:00pm!   These appointments are meant to help with homework and drills and are not meant as structured teaching, lessons or tutoring.

Specialties include English, Social Studies, Math, and Science.


Please call the library to make an appointment at 925-385-2280 or go to the Information Desk.
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