Search the Catalog

Main Library

Main Library
Feb 8 2017 -
5:00pm to 6:30pm

Queens & Seams

Featured artist Jovita Harper takes us on a textile adventure in the Jax Makerspace, sharing the origins, prints and symbolism of her favorite African fabrics. She will also demonstrate how she creates her award-winning clothing. (Kesha1)

Main Library
Feb 15 2017 -
4:30pm to 6:00pm

Treat Yourself: Makeup Demo

Not sure of what are the latest trends for the month of L-O-V-E? Let local artist Ingrid Mathurin show you the way. Join us in the Jax Makerspace as she demonstrates a natural make up look and how to don a head wrap to compliment the look. (Kesha1)

Main Library
Feb 11 2017 -
10:30am to 12:30pm

Pen Your Kesha Story

Join us in the Jax Makerspace as Yvette Hyater-Adams will show us how to craft the stories of our names in a format to pass on to our descendants and the world. Hyater-Adams is a 2016 Community Foundation Art Ventures grant recipient and regional envoy for the United States Department of Arts and Culture. (Kesha1)

Main Library
Jan 28 2017 -
10:30am to 12:30pm

Writing Circle: creating your own State of the Union address

Please join us in the Jax Makerspace as Yvette Hyater-Adams will show us how to craft a personal State of the Union address. Ms. Hyater-Adams is a 2016 Community Foundation Art Ventures grant recipient and regional envoy for the United States Department of Arts and Culture.

Main Library
Feb 14 2017 - 4:00pm

Geronimo Stilton Valentine's Day Celebration

Come celebrate Valentine's Day the Geronimo Stilton way! Ages 6-12.

Main Library
Jan 25 2017 -
2:30pm to 4:00pm

Music Production with Audiotool

Make your own beats and tracks using the free web-based software at audiotool.com

Main Library
Jan 19 2017 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Robot Derby

Join us for a robot derby in the Jax Makerspace! Race your way through an obstacle course with Sphero and SPRK+ robots. All ages are welcome.(STEM1)

Main Library
Feb 7 2017 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm

Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise

Join us in the Jax Makerspace for a preview of the documentary airing on PBS Frontline as we celebrate the life and works of Maya Angelou. Learn how to write poetry – it’s easier than you think! – with Hope at Hand. (Kesha1)
(Blackhistory1) (Culturalfusion1) (JPL50)

Main Library
Feb 18 2017 -
11:00am to 12:00pm

African Movement Dance Class

Slip on your comfortable clothes and get ready to move! Join us in the Jax Makerspace each week as instructors will teach different techniques in African dance. Led by Douglas Anderson School of the Arts instructors. (ArtsCrafts1) (Kesha1)

Main Library
Feb 11 2017 -
11:00am to 12:00pm

African Movement Dance Class

Slip on your comfortable clothes and get ready to move! Join us in the Jax Makerspace each week as instructors will teach different techniques in African dance. Led by Douglas Anderson School of the Arts instructors. (ArtsCrafts1) (Kesha1)

Jacksonville Public Library