Events

September 2019

  • Sep 4th 3:30pm–6:00pm

    IRC Citizenship Clinic - Alum Rock Branch Library

    Services Offered: Citizenship Application Assistance (Form N-400) * Fee Waiver Assistance (Form I-912) - All Categories * Pro-bono Legal Consultations * Reduced Fee Request Assistance (Form I-942). Languages: English, Spanish, Chinese (Cantonese), Hindi; Burmese; Karen; Karenni

    Offered 1st Wednesday of every month through September 4th.  Register Online for a date and appointment time or call/text (408) 658-9206 or email Kayla.Ladd@Rescue.org

    Alum Rock Library
    3090 Alum Rock Ave, San Jose, CA 95127

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  • Sep 5th 5:00pm–8:00pm

    ​Free Immigration Law Clinics - Jewish Family Services

    JFS-SV and the American Immigration Lawyers’ Association, (AILA) are offering free immigration law clinics to serve the needs of immigrants in the South Bay. Clients who come to this country as asylees or refugees (those who fled their home countries because of persecution) can receive help to complete green card and citizenship applications and fee waiver applications to ameliorate the costs of the application fees (totaling well over a thousand dollars.)

    To schedule an appointment to meet with an attorney, please contact: Zoya Lazer,zoyal@jfssv.org (408) 357-7452 or Azita Eshagh, azitae@jfssv.org (408) 357-7457

    Jewish Family Services of Silicon Valley
    14855 Oka Road, Suite 202, Los Gatos, CA 95032

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  • Sep 7th 11:00am–9:00pm

    Free Admission! Balkan Food, Folk Dancing, Folk Music, Cultural Displays

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  • Sep 10th 12:30pm–2:30pm

    Mock Citizenship Interviews at Biblioteca Latino Americana

    Hosted by Asian Law Alliance

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  • Sep 10th 5:30pm–7:00pm

    Public Benefits at Seven Trees Branch Library

    Hosted by Asian Law Alliance

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  • Sep 12th 12:30pm–2:30pm

    Fair Housing Act at Biblioteca Latino Americane

    Hosted by Asian Law Alliance

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  • Sep 12th 5:09pm–5:09pm

    Connecting Residents with Resources to celebrate Welcoming Week. No registration necessary - first come, first served. 

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  • Sep 12th 6:30pm–8:30pm

    Interfaith in Mt. View: Separation of Church and State

    Join us for an interfaith panel consisting of Christian, Jewish, Hindu, Buddhist and Muslim representatives to address the relationship varying religions have with the state.  The session will include Q&A with the audience.


  • Sep 15th 1:00pm–5:00pm

    Immigration Lawyers in the Sunnyvale Library

    The Santa Clara County Office of Immigrant Relations will celebrate Welcoming Week with these free community events in collaboration with libraries and AILA lawyers.  Sponsored by the SCC OIR, Sunnyvale Public Library and American Immigration Lawyers Assoc, Silicon Valley Chapter.

    Immigration Attorneys provide information about employment based and family immigration law free of charge.  No registration required - first come , first served. 

    Sunnyvale Public Library
    665 West Olive Ave, Sunnyvale, CA  94086

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  • Sep 16th 5:00pm–7:30pm

    ​Citizenship Application Help at the Santa Clara Central Park Library

    Get help preparing your citizenship application and filing a USCIS fee waiver or reduced fee request, if applicable. Guidance on the naturalization legal process, eligibility requirements, and interview will be provided. Register by phone: 408-658-9206 or sanjoseimmigration@rescue.org.

    Every 3rd Monday of the month from 5 – 7:30 pm, Santa Clara City Library, Heritage Pavilion 2nd Floor. (January and February 2019 will be held on the 4th Monday due to holiday closures.) For more information contact rschmidt@santaclaraca.gov

    Central Park Library – Heritage Pavilion
    2635 Homestead Road,, Santa Clara, California 95051

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  • Sep 17th 12:00pm–4:00pm

    SIREN Free DACA Renewal Workshop

    Remember to bring the following: -work permit -copy of your prior DACA application - 2 passport style pictures -Check or Money Order for $495 -if you have ever been arrested, your court certified disposition -Your most recent tax return (i.e. your 2018 taxes) *For eligible individuals, we are offering scholarship for the $495 renewal fee

    Please keep in mind that all documents must be brought in order for SIREN to assist you.

    RSVPs are required for each applicant renewing DACA. This form will automatically disable after SIREN reaches the max number of applicants we can assist for each clinic. You can find more on our website at www.siren-bayarea.org

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    SIREN
    1415 Koll Circle, #108, San Jose, CA

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  • Sep 17th 5:30pm–7:00pm

    Mock Citizenship Interviews at Seven Trees Branch Library

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  • Sep 19th 3:00pm–5:00pm

    Connecting Residents with Resources to celebrate Welcoming Week. No registration necessary - first come, first served.
    Information about free immigration legal services and non-legal resources including housing, Know Your Rights, LGBTQ, professional career pathways, and Census 2020

    Milpitas Public Library
    160 North Main St, Milpitas, Ca 95035

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  • Sep 20th 12:00pm–5:00pm

    Connecting Residents with Resources to celebrate Welcoming Week. 
    Information about free immigration legal services and non-legal resources including housing, Know Your Rights, LGBTQ, professional career pathways, and Census 2020.  Sponsored by the Santa Clara County Office of Immigrant Relations, Santa Clara County Public Library District, and Census 2020., No registration necessary - first come, first served.

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  • Sep 20th 3:00pm–11:00pm

    UStar Productions is proud to present this years MOON FESTIVAL - ĐÊM HỘI TRĂNG RẰM 2019 at Eastridge Mall (Sears parking lot) on Sept 20th from 3pm-11pm, Sept 21st & Sept 22nd from 11am-11pm. ????

    FREE ADMISSION & PARKING.????The MOON GARDEN with many cratfs to do on your own. ????The LANTERNS HOUSE will be bigger this year with many colorful lantern decorations.  *Live entertainment, Lion Dance, Magic show, Fashion show, Children & Adult contest, Gifts from vendors, Carnival Games & Rides, and enjoy exclusive food vendors at the biggest Moon Festival of the Bay. *Up to 10,000 customized LED light lanterns will be passed out to children.  Hosted by Tet & Moon Festival San Jose and UStar ProductionsInterestedGoing

    Eastridge Mall Sears Parking lot
    2200 Eastridge Loop, San Jose, California 95122

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  • Sep 21st 9:00am–1:00pm

    Free Citizenship Workshop - CET, San Jose

    At the event, you will receive FREE eligibility screening, application assistance and review of your application by Immigration Attorneys and DOJ Accredited Representatives.

    English, Spanish or Vietnamese    Register for sessions at 9:00am, 1:00am, 11:00a, or 1:00pm

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  • Sep 21st 11:00am–11:00pm

    UStar Productions is proud to present this years MOON FESTIVAL - ĐÊM HỘI TRĂNG RẰM 2019 at Eastridge Mall (Sears parking lot) on Sept 20th from 3pm-11pm, Sept 21st & Sept 22nd from 11am-11pm. ????

    FREE ADMISSION & PARKING.????The MOON GARDEN with many cratfs to do on your own. ????The LANTERNS HOUSE will be bigger this year with many colorful lantern decorations. *Live entertainment, Lion Dance, Magic show, Fashion show, Children & Adult contest, Gifts from vendors, Carnival Games & Rides, and enjoy exclusive food vendors at the biggest Moon Festival of the Bay. *Up to 10,000 customized LED light lanterns will be passed out to children. Hosted by Tet & Moon Festival San Jose and UStar ProductionsInterestedGoingShare

    Eastridge Mall Sears Parking lot
    2200 Eastridge Loop, San Jose, California 95122

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  • Sep 22nd 11:00am–11:00pm

    UStar Productions is proud to present this years MOON FESTIVAL - ĐÊM HỘI TRĂNG RẰM 2019 at Eastridge Mall (Sears parking lot) on Sept 20th from 3pm-11pm, Sept 21st & Sept 22nd from 11am-11pm. 

    FREE ADMISSION & PARKING.????The MOON GARDEN with many cratfs to do on your own. ????The LANTERNS HOUSE will be bigger this year with many colorful lantern decorations. *Live entertainment, Lion Dance, Magic show, Fashion show, Children & Adult contest, Gifts from vendors, Carnival Games & Rides, and enjoy exclusive food vendors at the biggest Moon Festival of the Bay. *Up to 10,000 customized LED light lanterns will be passed out to children. Hosted by Tet & Moon Festival San Jose and UStar ProductionsInterestedGoingShare

    Eastridge Mall Sears Parking lot
    2200 Eastridge Loop, San Jose, California 95122

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  • Sep 24th 12:30pm–2:00pm

    Public Benefits for Seniors and Immigrants at Biblioteca Latino Americana

    Hosted by Asian Law Alliance

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  • Sep 24th 5:30pm–7:00pm

    Housing: San Jose Renter’s Rights at Seven Trees Branch Library

    Hosted by Asian Law Alliance

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  • Sep 25th 11:30am–1:00pm

    Public Benefits for Seniors - Camden Community Center

    Sponsored by Asian Law Alliance

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  • Sep 25th 4:00pm–6:00pm

    Free Citizenship Application & Fee Waiver Assistance at Tully Branch Library

    During this free citizenship/naturalization workshop PARS Equality Center staff will: Provide legal advice, explain eligibility criteria and determine if you are eligible for citizenship * Complete and file your Naturalization (Citizenship) application * Organize your supporting documentation * Submit USCIS fee waivers, if applicable.

    For more information call 1-408-808-3030 or e-mail tumail@sjlibrary.org

    Tully Branch Library, 880 Tully Rd., Study Room B, San José, CA 95111

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  • Sep 26th 1:00pm–3:30pm

    work2future Career Fair - Mexican Heritage Plaza

    There will be 20+ industry leading companies representing these five sectors: Advanced Manufacturing, Construction, Finance, Healthcare, IT and more.. This is your opportunity to meet with employers face to face.  Register Now

    • Bring 10-15 resumes
    • Dress Business Professional
    • This is a “FREE” event for job seekers
    • Parking: Complimentary

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  • Sep 28th 9:00am–12:00pm

    Free Citizenship Workshop - Gilroy

    Spanish  at 9:00am   English at 10:00am     Event Details and Registration  For more information call 669-201-9207

    ***In order for a speedy process, please make sure you print and complete form N-400 to bring to the workshop. Links are listed immediately below.***

    For English Application Click Here

    For Spanish Application Click Here

    Rebekah Children’s Services
    290 Ioof Ave, Gilroy, CA 95020.

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  • Sep 28th 11:30am–1:30pm

    2019 Latino Heritage Month Celebration

    Please join Assemblymember Ash Kalra as he hosts the third annual Latino Heritage Month Celebration to recognize five dedicated community leaders who have gone above and beyond to put service above self.  Here are our 2019 Honorees:
    Leadership in Business: Adolfo Gomez
    Leadership in Education: Principal Christina Castro
    Leadership in Service: Trustee Mayra Cruz
    Leadership in Advocacy: Judge Katherine Lucero
    Legacy Award: Dan Morales
    Light refreshments will be provided. Please make sure to RSVP with Teresa Yolotl Gomez at teresa.gomez@asm.ca.gov or 408-277-1220.

    Mezcal Restaurant
    25 W San Fernando St, San Jose, California 95113

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