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Tree Planting Celebration at Your Library

10:00 AM – 2:00 PM


Join the Cassell Neighborhood Association, Parks, Recreation, and Neighborhood Services, and your San José Public Library to plant eight trees to beautify the grounds surrounding the library.

This FREE event includes:

  • Aztec Dance Performance and Blessing of the Trees with Movimiento Cultural Anahuac
  • Planting of the Trees with Our City Forrest
  • Magic Bubbles Big Party with Magic Bubbles and Balloons 
  • Library Planter Box Activity
  • Mariachi Azteca Performance
  • Community Resource Fair
  • Food & refreshments
  • And much more!

Guest Speakers Include:

  • Blanca Alvarado, Community Activist & First Latina Elected to San José City Council 
  • Captain Todd Trayer, San José Police Department
  • Deputy D.A. Hugo Meza, Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office
  • Tiffany Bradford-Oldham, Hillview Branch Manager

Thank you to our supporters & partners: 

  • SJ Beautify
  • Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office- Bend the Arc
  • Cassell Neighborhood Association
  • Parks, Recreation, & Neighborhood Services
  • SJPD San José Police Department
  • Blanca Alvarado
  • Movimiento Cultural Anahuac
  • Community Health Partnership
  • Alum Rock Union School District - Meyer Elementary School & Renaissance Academy at Fischer Middle School
  • KIPP Schools
  • Rocketship Schools
  • Sacred Heart Community Services Agency
  • District 5 Youth Commissioner Andrew Lieu
  • Councilmember Carrasco District 5 team
  • Grail Family Services
  • Latinos United For A New America (LUNA)
  • Santa Clara Family Health Plan Blanca Alvarado CRC
  • SJFD- San José Fire Department
  • Furry Friends Pet Assisted Therapy Services
  • LEAD Filipino
  • Eastside Magazine
  • SJPL Works
  • SJPL Partners In Reading (PAR)
  • and more!

    To request an accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act tor Library-sponsored events, please call 408-808-2000 or email at least three business days prior to the event.
Family Learning Centers
Suitable for:
Adults, ages 18+
Teens, ages 12-18
Kids, ages 5-10
Young Children, ages 0-5
Seniors, ages 65+
Pre-Teens, ages 10-12
Celebrations & Festivities
English, Español

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