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Stellar Summer Reads 2019!

Here are some stellar summer reads to feed your curiosity about infinity and beyond!

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JPL's 5 Ways to Head Off The Summer Slide

Beat summer brain drain!

Parents, have you heard of the “summer slide”? Research shows that children, especially new or struggling readers, who do not engage in fun or educational activities during the summer months are more likely to suffer from the "summer slide" — the learning loss of up to two months of educational progress that takes place during the summer months and the long break from school.

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The Storybook Pride Prom at Willowbranch Library!

To celebrate National Pride Month, LGBTQ teens are invited create their own "happily ever after" at The Storybook Pride Prom! This event will be on Friday, June 28 from 6:30 - 8:30 PM at Willowbranch Library in Riverside. Come dressed inspired by your favorite book character– casual, formal, or in drag – whatever makes you feel great. Be you!

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Free summer lunch program begins at Jacksonville libraries

Spread the word!  The Free Summer Lunch Program has officially kicked off in Duval County at the Jacksonville Public Library!  To help ensure that kids don't go hungry while school is out of session, free and nutritious meals are available for children and teens 18 and younger at many library locations.   

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