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Get Healthy at Your Library

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Experience health and wellness programs at a library near you.

Find Your Passion at Jax Library: Cooking

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Haley is a pharmacist by day and an avid chef by night. She loves to experiment with new recipes and try new techniques in her kitchen. We caught up with Haley to learn more about her passion for cooking.

Best Books of 2018

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Here are the books published in 2018 that you checked out most this year.

Preserve Your Memories

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Record and preserve your memories in the library’s Florida Collection!

Stream and Borrow Free Movies

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Stream and download movies for free with your library card using Hoopla Digital or checkout DVDs at our library locations.

November Staff Picks

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Get this month's recommendations from our library staff!

8 Places to Visit with Virtual Reality

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Go to another world at the Main Library! You never know where you’ll go once you slide on our virtual reality headset.

Jacksonville’s Best Book Warehouse Sale

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Who says good hardbacks are too expensive to buy? Shop the Warehouse Book Sale for an affordable way to add to your personal library or to pick up a nice gift book. The Friends of the Jacksonville Public Library Bookstore is located at the University Park Branch Library. You can shop cheap, used books during these open hours:

Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9 a.m. to noon, and Saturdays, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

October Staff Picks

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Get recommendations from our library staff!

Early Learners

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Calling all parents, grandparents, and caregivers to little learners—we're not your average storytime! At the Jacksonville Public Library, we're focused on appealing to every type of early learner at every age.

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