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National Friends of Libraries Week!

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October 20-26, 2019 is the 14th annual National Friends of Libraries Week, so we wanted to give our Friends a big shout out for all they do to make a difference for us every single day.


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Stream NYT's Top Netflix Movie Picks for Free with Your Library Card!

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The New York Times just updated their list of "The 50 Best Movies on Netflix Right Now." Out of the 50 films mentioned in the article, here are some that you can stream for free with your Jacksonville Public Library card through Hoopla or Kanopy


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Get Ready for the 2019 Sea and Sky Air Show

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The Sea and Sky Air Show is soaring over Jacksonville next weekend! Aviation enthusiasts— get ready for this exciting annual event with fantastic book suggestions!


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Talking Books Debuted at the Jacksonville Public Library in 1975

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October 15 is White Cane Day— a day to recognize the many achievements of blind and visually impaired citizens and the white cane as a tool promoting independent travel. Talking Books debuted at the Jacksonville Public Library on June 5, 1975.


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