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Graham Branch Library
Nov 20 2017 -
10:00am to 1:00pm

1-on-1 Tech Tutoring

One-on-one assistance with downloadable media, email, the Internet, online applications, and basic technology instruction. For downloadable media support, please bring your charged laptop or mobile device. Times and locations vary. You can now sign up for your appointment online at jaxpubliclibrary.org/eservices/one-one-tech-help. Please visit or call your local library branch if you need help booking an appointment.(Topics 1)

Mandarin Branch Library
Nov 20 2017 -
10:15am to 10:40am

Stories for Young Children

This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1 Winter1

Regency Square Branch Library
Nov 20 2017 -
10:30am to 11:15am

PASS Stories for Babies

Parents As Sensory Storytellers for babies begins with Stories for Babies lap-sit program for children from birth to walking and their caregiver. This program will include rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child. The program then transitions to a sensory experience for babies, toddlers, and their caregivers to promote sensory and social play.

Mandarin Branch Library
Nov 20 2017 -
10:45am to 11:15am

Art Exploration

This program is open to children from birth to 5 years of age with a parent or caregiver. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. ArtsCrafts1 Winter1

Main Library
Nov 20 2017 -
11:00am to 2:00pm

Center for Adult Learning GED Class

GED classes. Registration is handled through CAL 630-2426.

University Park Branch Library
Nov 20 2017 -
11:00am to 12:30pm

Editing and Publishing your E–Book

Have you written a book, or maybe books, and are now wondering what to do with it? This class teaches you how to transform your careful prose into a format useable by people across the globe. Then, once we’re done showing you how to convert your book we will discuss your options re: publishing, rights management, and collecting your hard–earned money. Although not necessary, taking our Introduction to HTML class might be of help in this course.

Regency Square Branch Library
Nov 20 2017 -
11:00am to 11:45am

PASS Stories for Toddlers

Parents As Sensory Storytellers for toddlers starts with a sensory play experience for babies and toddlers and transitions to a Stories for Toddlers program for children who are walking to 36 months and their caregiver. This program will include sensory and social play experiences, stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension.

Regency Square Branch Library
Nov 20 2017 -
11:30am to 2:30pm

1-on-1 Tech Tutoring (English or Spanish)

One-on-one assistance with downloadable media, email, the Internet, online applications, and basic technology instruction. For downloadable media support, please bring your charged laptop or mobile device. Times and locations vary. You can now sign up for your appointment online at jpl.libcal.com/booking/techtutor. Please visit or call your local branch if you need help booking an appointment.

Main Library
Nov 20 2017 -
11:30am to 1:00pm

Write Here, Write Now: Celebrate National Novel Month

Start writing your novel during National Novel Writing Month. A staff member will be on hand to offer prompts, worksheets, and help you share ideas with other aspiring novel writers. Bring your laptop, notebook, and/or writing materials and ready to be creative. Limited seating available. No registration required; free and open to the public. Novel1

Mandarin Branch Library
Nov 20 2017 -
12:00pm to 5:00pm

1-on-1 Tech Tutoring

One-on-one assistance with downloadable media, email, the Internet, online applications, and basic technology instruction. For downloadable media support,please bring your charged laptop or mobile device. Times and locations vary. You can now sign up for your appointment online at jpl.libcal.com/booking/techtutor. Please visit or call your local branch if you need help booking an appointment.

Webb Wesconnett Regional Library
Nov 20 2017 -
1:30pm to 3:00pm

Opportunity Works @ JPL

Opportunity Works @ JPL is offering free GED Prep RLA
*Bus passes available; attendance required*
Call 630-0370 to register, or for more information!
Call to set up an appointment today!
Come better your skills today, to better your opportunities tomorrow!
Registration required!

Highlands Regional Library
Nov 20 2017 -
1:30pm to 2:30pm

Homeschool STEAM!

Homeschoolers are invited to explore Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math at the library! STEM1

Main Library
Nov 20 2017 -
2:30pm to 4:00pm

Job Resources Open Lab

Free computer access for job seekers to create resumes using Career Transitions, JobNow and CareerOneStop to edit resumes, search job sites, and submit online applications. A staff member will be on hand to answer questions and give assistance. (Topics1) (biz1)

Highlands Regional Library
Nov 20 2017 -
3:00pm to 5:00pm

Job Now & Resume Help for Job Seekers

Free computer access for job seekers to create resumes using Job NOW, edit resumes, search job sites, and submit online applications. A staff member will be on hand to answer questions and give assistance. Topics1

Graham Branch Library
Nov 20 2017 -
3:00pm to 5:30pm

Film Presentation: "The Hunger Games"

Teens and tweens join us for the film, "The Hunger Games". Refreshments will be served.

Webb Wesconnett Regional Library
Nov 20 2017 -
3:30pm to 5:00pm

Opportunity Works @ JPL

Opportunity Works @ JPL is offering free GED Prep MATH
*Bus passes available; attendance required*
Call 630-0370 to register, or for more information!
Call to set up an appointment today!

Brown Eastside Branch Library
Nov 20 2017 -
3:30pm to 5:15pm

Tuesdays with Morrie

View movie and discussion.

Regency Square Branch Library
Nov 20 2017 -
4:00pm to 5:30pm

Free Alternatives to Microsoft Office (NEW)

Participants will learn about alternatives to Microsoft’s popular Office software such as Libre Office, Google Docs, and Others. Find out how to gain access to many of the same functions, without the expense

Highlands Regional Library
Nov 20 2017 -
5:00pm to 9:00pm

GED Prep Class ReasoningThrough Language Arts (RLA)

Courses offered:
(a): Prepare for Workshops and Classes;
(b): Workshop;
(c): GED Prep Class;
(d): GED Prep Class;
(e): Record-keeping/Clear area.

Southeast Regional Library
Nov 20 2017 -
5:30pm to 7:30pm

Small Business Advice: How Do I Generate Sales to the Government?

Did you know the U.S. federal government buys nearly $100 billion worth of goods and services from small businesses each year and that a significant share of Uncle Sam’s budget is specifically set aside for small businesses? This workshop facilitated by SCORE will feature a speaker from the SBA to discuss how to get registered as a government contractor and the process of bidding for contracts.biz1

Jacksonville Public Library