Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library

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921 South First St.
San José, CA 95110


10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Manager - Kimnhung Nguyen
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Computer Assistance - Tue, Sep 23 5:00 pm
Family Storytime - Tue, Sep 23 6:00 pm
Early Headstart Play Group of 4C - Wed, Sep 24 11:30 am
CalFresh (Foodstamp) Information - Wed, Sep 24 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Image of Treble CleffWednesday, October 1, 2014 @ 6:00 pm at the Biblioteca Latinoamericana

 Enjoy a demonstration of Latin American music from México, Cuba, Argentina and Spain. Guitarist Jaime Ponce will perform a variety of songs including a waltz, Romanza, Flamenco, and Mexican Folklore.  He will also sing songs in Spanish for children.

miércoles, 1 de octubre 2014 @ 6:00 pm en la Biblioteca Latinoamericana

Disfruten de una demostración de la música latinoamericana de México, Cuba, Argentina y España. El guitarrista Jaime Ponce tocará una variedad de canciones, incluyendo un vals, Romanza, Flamenco, y Folklórico Mexicana. Jaime Ponce también cantará canciones en español para niños.

Posted by Dawn Imada on Sep 23, 2014 | |
















In collaboration with Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library and Washington Elementary School, the Collaborative Community Program (CCP) will offer two programs this school year to assist school age children (grades Kindergarten – 5th) in obtaining academic success.

This year the Collaborative Community Program will be providing their Mentor Program to school age children two days a week, starting September 8th.


On Mondays, they will offer academic/homework assistance in reading and mathematics for children  from Kindergarten through 3rd grade at the Washington Elementary School, Room D2 from 2:30pm – 4:00pm. To sign-up for this, please come the Washington Elementary School on Monday, Sept. 8th at 2:30pm.


On Thursdays, for children from Kindergarten through 5th grade, they will provide a project-based mentoring and literacy at the Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library in the Community Room from 3:30pm – 5:00pm. Please come to the Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library – Community Room on Thursday, Sept. 11th at 3:30pm to sign up for this program.


For more information on program, please contact Collaborative Community Program by phone at 1-408-634-2125, by email at or on Facebook at



En colaboración con la Biblioteca Latinoamericana y el Escuela Primaria Washington, el Programa Comunitario de Colaboración (CCP) ofrecerá este año escolar dos programas para ayuda a los niños de Kinder hasta el 5° grado para obtener éxito académico.


Este año, el Programa Comunitario de Colaboración (CCP) va proveerá su Programa de Mentores a los niños de edad escolar dos días a la semana, empiezando el 8 de septiembre.


En los lunes, CCP ofrecerá a los niños de Kinder hasta 3° grado  asistencia con la tarea, lectura y matématicas en la Escuela Primaria Washington, el sálon número D2 de 2:30 p.m. hasta 4:00 p.m. Para inscribirse, por favor vengan en persona al la Escuela Primaria Washington el lunes, 8 de septiembre a las 2:30 p.m.


En los jueves para los niños de Kinder hasta 5° grado, CCP va ofrecer aprendizaje basado en proyectos y lectura en la Biblioteca Latinoamericana, sálon comunitario de 3:30 p.m. hasta las 5:00 p.m. Por favor inscribirse en persona en la Biblioteca Latinoamericana, sálon comunitario el jueves, 11 de septiembre a las 3:30 p.m.


Para más información sobre este programa, por favor contacte el Programa Comunitario de Colabaración por teléfono al 1-408-634-2125, por correo electrónico o por Facebook al

Posted by Adrian Barrientos on Sep 5, 2014 | |

Java LogoTeens, tweens and adults are welcome to come to the Biblioteca Latinoamericana to attend a free Introduction to JAVA Programming class on Wednesdays, from September 10 until October 15, 2014 from 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm. 

This six session series will introduce basic JAVA skills, including data types, data structures, computer input/output, and problem solving.  This class is intended for ages 11 and above.   No prior experience is necessary. The only requirements are to have an email account and have some basic math skills (addition and subtraction).

Space is limited, and preregistration is required.  If you would like to sign up for this class series, please call 1-408-294-1237 or visit the Info Desk at Biblioteca Latinoamericana.  

Posted by Dawn Imada on Aug 22, 2014 | |

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