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Highlands Regional Library
Mar 28 2017 -
6:30pm to 8:00pm
Southeast Regional Library
Feb 28 2017 -
7:30pm to 9:00pm


Easter program discussion meeting

South Mandarin Branch Library
Feb 25 2017 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm

Who am I?

What does your name say about you? Does your name define who you are? Inspired by the NEA Big Read book, The Namesake, we will explore names and naming around the world and you will create your own name art. NEA Big Read is a program of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest. Read1

Main Library
Mar 1 2017 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm

Art Walk After-Hours

Join us this month on Art Walk to celebrate Women's History Month and Shamrockin' Downtown. Activities in the Jax Makerspace will include UNF student designed & facilitated presentations that will feature local published women writers reading and discussing their own work, book recommendations, and a make-your-own bookmark station. Additional activities include a presentation by Lindsey Anderson, a local zine author, as well as a DIY creation station.

Southeast Regional Library
Mar 25 2017 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm


Children ages 6-12 are invited to join us as we make our own cheese balls and lucky coins. ArtsCrafts1

Main Library
Feb 25 2017 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

The Great Fire of 1901

Join us for a discussion about the Great Fire of 1901 and learn history of the Jacksonville Fire Department. Presented by Ashley Charboneau-DiPaolo, Administrator of the Jacksonville Fire Museum. The program will be held around the Great Fire diorama, located on the ground floor in front of the Ask Here desk.

Beaches Branch Library
Feb 24 2017 -
2:00pm to 4:30pm

Crafts from India

Celebrate our JAXREADS book selection, "The Namesake" by making a traditional Indian craft. Read1

Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library
Mar 15 2017 -
3:00pm to 6:00pm
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library
Mar 8 2017 -
3:00pm to 6:00pm
Argyle Branch Library
Mar 8 2017 -
3:30pm to 4:30pm

Fly Like A Girl!

Fly Like a Girl: Bessie Coleman and Amelia Earhart
March is Women’s History Month. Come celebrate with us and explore two of the most famous female pilots ever; Bessie Coleman and Amelia Earhart. Test out your own piloting skills- with a paper airplane, of course! For children ages 5-12. Womenshistory1

Jacksonville Public Library