Improve your English listening and speaking skills in a friendly setting. For all levels of English language learners. Chat topics will include American culture, life skills and current events. Make friends, discover new cultures, and learn new words. No sign-up needed.
Come and enjoy ballroom dancing in our beautiful Auditorium on Tuesday afternoons. Meet new friends and learn new steps. No partner needed; we have lots of dancers. Move to the rhythms of Western and Chinese music! Sponsored by the Milpitas Chinese Evergreen Club. All are welcome. For more information please call 1-408-262-1171 ext.3616.
Do you need some help understanding computer usage? Come to our Computer Training Center on Tuesday afternoons at 4:00. Our volunteer teens can help you with your questions. Email, Internet searching or troubleshooting, Google Docs, and more! One-on-one tutoring is really helpful, so drop in and try it, on our computers. All adults are welcome. Free, of course!
This Latin-inspired, easy-to-follow, dance-fitness party exhilarates your senses and works all major muscle groups in a high-energy cardio blast that leaves you invigorated, refreshed and full of life. Zumba features rhythms like salsa, merengue, cumbia and samba set to Latin and international beats. Come join the Zumba Party at the Gilroy Library!
As part of the Pro Bono Project, we will be hosting a Virtual Legal Advice Clinic offering free legal advice on a variety of subjects including immigration, civil law, divorce, child custody, consumer law, elder issues and small claims court. We will use video and internet technology to connect participants for a free 20-minute legal consultation with an attorney. Space is limited - make your appointment today by signing up at http://www.probonoproject.org/virtual-clinics/
A book discussion group that explores the classic works of literature.
Meets in the Los Altos Library Program Room the third Tuesday of each month, 7-9 p.m.
For more information, call Marcene at (650) 961-7380.
Paint Rock, Alabama, with a shocking accusation of gang rape by nine black teenagers
on the train. So began the Scottsboro
case, one of the 20th century's fieriest legal battles. The youths' trial generated the sharpest
regional conflict since the Civil War, led to momentous Supreme Court
decisions, and helped give birth to the civil rights movement.
Just because you are busy, distracted, and stressed out doesn't mean you have to miss out on life! Join Priya Kasturi from Wellness by Design in this 8-week program to learn highly effective mindfulness practices, curated by experts at Google and other large corporations. Develop a new skill each session. Stay more focused, less reactional, and enjoy a profound benefit to your mind and body!
Priya Kasturi founded Wellness by Design to enhance well-being in her community. She is a graduate of the Engage program of Search Inside Yourself Leadership Institute, based on the mindfulness program at Google.
February 22, 7:00 PM
Cupertino Community Hall
and relationship building is a vital component to landing your next job or
promotion. Learn how to use your 1st, 2nd and 3rd degree LinkedIn connections
to get your next job!Helpful if
attendees have a LinkedIn profile and have proficient knowledge with LinkedIn.
you like to start your own vegetables and flowers from seed?
is the time to start seeds for the next growing season. This talk will
include a step by step guide on how to grow plants from seed. Everything
from interpreting the seed packet, choosing the right container, hardening off
and direct seeding outdoors will be covered!
held is a seed! Happiness shared is the flower!
The rains are bringing much
needed water to our gardens, but they also sprout pesky weed seeds that hide in
the soil. Ridding your garden of these weeds is typically a back-breaking,
time-consuming endeavor, but there are techniques that can save you lots of time
and effort. Join us to learn about sheet mulching and other simple tricks that
you can do now, so you can enjoy your garden later. Bring along a sample of one
or more of your weeds for the speaker to identify.
The English Conversation Club is offered every Thursday morning in the Community Room at 11:00 a.m. The Club is open to all levels of English language learners. Meetings are fun social events that help participants improve their English listening and speaking skills. Participants practice speaking English, make friends, and learn about other cultures in a supportive environment. Participation is on a drop-in basis. Fluent English-speakers are welcome to help facilitate conversations of the ESL participants. To volunteer, please ask at the Adult Reference Desk.
HEARTFULNESS MEDITATION paves the way for overall well-being by balancing one's existence and improving relationships. Come experience the beauty of the heart. Each session consists of two parts:
Helpfulness Relaxation ~ A brief, five-minute guided relaxation technique that helps to relax the body and prepares us for meditation. It also aids us in getting a restful night's sleep.
Healthfulness Meditation~ By meditating on the heart, we gradually learn to regulate the mind while exploring the unlimited potential of the heart. Continued practice can enable us to reach profound depths of meditation and achieve inner transformation.
You are invited to come to the library's Auditorium for these meditation sessions on Thursday mornings. Bring your friends, too! This is an ongoing program. No registration is required and participation is free.
This film series is kindly sponsored by The Cupertino Library Foundation. Let's start the year off right with cynical anti-heroes, tough-talking gangsters and dangerous dames, all fighting for survival in a world of corruption and urban decay. You are invited to watch the films as they were meant to be seen – walk
the cinematic mean streets of the genre known as “Film Noir” – and later
participate in a lively post-show discussion led by filmmaker and historian
Location: Bluelight Cinemas, 21275 Stevens Creek Blvd,
Cupertino, CA 95014
January 26 : In a Lonely Place (1950) February 2 :Mildred Pierce (1945) February 9: Murder My Sweet (1944) February 16: Kansas City Confidential (1952) Rescheduled! No film on February 23 March 2: Laura (1944) March 9: Kansas City Confidential (1952) An emergency forced Mark Larson to reschedule the February 16th showing on very short notice. We apologize for confusion.
Practice speaking English in an informal setting, with a supportive group of adult English learners. This is a drop-in weekly meeting, with no registration or commitment required; however, basic (to advanced) English knowledge is recommended to participate. Meets in the Orchard (Program) room at Los Altos Library.
NOTE: Start time has been changed (beginning 2/9/17) to 1:30pm; meetings will now end at 3:00pm.
Do you want to improve your English language skills?
Come to the library and improve your English listening and speaking skills.
Learn about other cultures in a fun , respectful and supportive environment.
This club will work to improve listening and speaking skills for all levels of English language learners. Topics will include American culture, life skills, and current events.
been having difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep at night? If sleep is
not restorative, the doshas get out of balance, causing fatigue and other
distress during the day, which takes its toll on one’s mental and physical
health. Join Ashok Jethanandani, B.A.M.S., as he discusses various causes of
insomnia, good sleep habits, and ayurvedic remedies for improving sleep.
Sponsored by the Friends of the Cupertino
Respected Tai Chi Master Roy Wong teaches the elegant, healthful and spiritual exercise, Tai Chi, in our beautiful Auditorium. Signing up is required. See Mrs. Wong for details on space availability when the next series begins on January 6, 2017. The program is FREE, of course. No drop-ins, please.
This program is for adults aged 18 and over who speak basic English. Please join us for this fun sharing experience. Drop-in to improve your English listening & speaking skills and learn about other cultures in a supportive environment . Native speakers of English who want to volunteer at the meeting, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
All meetings are kindly sponsored by the Friends of the Cupertino Library.
Effective Friday, September 2, 2016. The new time is now 10:30 AM-- 12:00 PM. Everything else will remain the same.
Join us for our ESL conversation club. Practice your English in a friendly, informal group that meets once a week for an hour. English language learners of all levels of
Únase a nuestro club de conversación de ESL. Practique su Inglés dentro de un grupo amistoso que se reúne una vez a la semana por una hora. Todos los niveles de estudiantes del idioma Inglés son bienvenidos.