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All Libraries:

Main Library
Jan 24 2017 (All day)

Lawyers Without Rights: Jewish Lawyers in Germany Under the Third Reich

More than 70 years after its horrors unfolded, the Holocaust still has stories to reveal and lessons to share. This traveling exhibit begins to provide a portrait of the fate of Jewish lawyers in Germany—
stories that speak to how the Nazis purged Jewish lawyers as one of the early steps to attack the rule of law in their country. This exhibition is generously provided by the Jacksonville Federal Bar Association. Free and open to the public. Culturalfusion1

Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library
Jan 24 2017 -
10:15am to 10:45am

Stories for Young Children

This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. Join us for stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.Storytime1

Regency Square Branch Library
Jan 24 2017 -
10:15am to 10:45am

Stories for Young Children

This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited*. Storytime1

Pablo Creek Regional Library
Jan 24 2017 -
10:15am to 11:00am

Art For Early Literacy

The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays and books to promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Children are introduced to developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing fine motor muscles in the hands. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, and control. For ages 0-5. TICKETS REQUIRED. ArtsCrafts1

South Mandarin Branch Library
Jan 24 2017 -
10:30am to 11:30am

Bilingual Stories for Young Children

This English/Spanish program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. (Storytime1)

Willowbranch Branch Library
Jan 24 2017 -
10:30am to 2:30pm

1-on-1 Tech Tutoring

One-on-one assistance with downloadable media, email, the Internet, online applications, and basic technology instruction. For downloadable media support, please bring your charged laptop or mobile device. Times and locations vary. You can now sign up for your appointment online at jaxpubliclibrary.org/eservices/one-one-tech-help. Please visit or call your local library branch if you need help booking an appointment.

Willowbranch Branch Library
Jan 24 2017 -
10:30am to 10:55am

Music & Movement Session 1

This program is for children 0 to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.
Storytime1

Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library
Jan 24 2017 -
10:45am to 11:15am

Craft For Young Children

This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. Join us for a short craft to promote prewriting skills and creativity.ArtsCrafts1

Main Library
Jan 24 2017 -
11:00am to 3:30pm

GED Class

GED Class

Webb Wesconnett Regional Library
Jan 24 2017 -
11:00am to 12:00pm

Stories for Toddlers

A short program for babies and toddlers with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. Storytime1 ArtsCrafts1

Regency Square Branch Library
Jan 24 2017 -
11:00am to 11:30am

Literacy Exploration

This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes structured play and activities which promote pre-literacy skills. Join us as we play, learn and laugh. Other1

Webb Wesconnett Regional Library
Jan 24 2017 -
11:00am to 1:30pm

MS Office 2010: Word 3

Participants will learn about even more advanced MS Word functions such as Mail Merge, table of contents, advanced formatting, headers, footers, and much more. (Word1)

Pablo Creek Regional Library
Jan 24 2017 -
11:00am to 11:45am

Art For Early Literacy

The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays and books to promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Children are introduced to developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing fine motor muscles in the hands. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, and control. For ages 0-5. TICKETS REQUIRED. ArtsCrafts1

Willowbranch Branch Library
Jan 24 2017 -
11:05am to 11:30am

Music & Movement Session 2

This program is for children 0 to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.
Storytime1

Main Library
Jan 24 2017 -
12:00pm to 2:00pm

Open Lab (English or Spanish)

Free computer access for job applications, online classes, e-gov services, email and individual work. E-specialists will be on hand to answer questions and give assistance on computers, devices, downloadable media and email.

Main Library
Jan 24 2017 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Audio Explorations: Guitar Lessons

Have you always wanted to learn to play the guitar, but can’t find the time? Come by the Jax Makerspace on your lunch break! Learn basic guitar technique, chords, songs, and more. Use one of our guitars, or bring your own! Guitar ownership not mandatory, but highly recommended for practicing.

Registration is not required, but group lessons are on a first come, first serve basis. (Music1)

Highlands Regional Library
Jan 24 2017 -
1:00pm to 3:45pm

CANCELLED: LIBRARY CLOSED 1-on-1 Tech Tutoring

One-on-one assistance with downloadable media, email, the Internet, online applications, and basic technology instruction. For downloadable media support, please bring your charged laptop or mobile device. Times and locations vary. You can now sign up for your appointment online at jaxpubliclibrary.org/eservices/one-one-tech-help. Please
visit or call your local branch if you need help booking an appointment.

Southeast Regional Library
Jan 24 2017 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm

1-on-1 Tech Tutoring

One-on-one assistance with downloadable media, email, the Internet, online applications, and basic technology instruction. For downloadable media support, please bring your charged laptop or mobile device. Times and locations vary. You can now sign up for your appointment online at jaxpubliclibrary.org/eservices/one-one-tech-help. Please visit or call your local library branch if you need help booking an appointment.

West Branch Library
Jan 24 2017 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm

Adult Chess Club

Join fellow chess players at West Branch Library for an hour of chess. No experience needed; sets are provided. GAMES1

Murray Hill Branch Library
Jan 24 2017 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm

1-on-1 Tech Tutoring (English or Spanish)

One-on-one assistance with downloadable media, email, the Internet, online applications, and basic technology instruction. For downloadable media support,please bring your charged laptop or mobile device. Times and locations vary. You can now sign up for your appointment online at jpl.libcal.com/booking/techtutor. Please visit or call your local branch if you need help booking an appointment.

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