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Cultural Fusion

Join the Jacksonville Public Library and our many partners for Cultural Fusion programming. Cultural Fusion’s current theme LIFT EVERY VOICE amplifies, through collaboration, the stories of our community’s unique cultures, causes, and people. The Jacksonville Public Library is a proud sustaining member of Cultural Fusion.

Printable flier with exhibit information and programs for Anne Frank: Voices of Hope, a traveling exhibit at the Museum of Science and History

All library programs are free and open to the public.

 

 


The Science of Eclipses

Join Jacksonville University Physics professor W. Brian Lane in learning and preparing for this August's Great American Eclipse. Eclipse goggles available for program attendees. Free and open to the public. No registration required. Summer1 JPL50 Culturalfusion1

Saturday, July 22, 2017 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm

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The Science of Eclipses

Join Jacksonville University Physics professor W. Brian Lane in learning and preparing for this August’s Great American Eclipse. Eclipse goggles available for program attendees. Free and open to the public. No registration required. Summer1 JPL50 Culturalfusion1

Saturday, July 22, 2017 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm

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Buffalo Soldier Historical Society Presentation

Come out and learn the history of the Buffalo Soldiers as well as the roles of African Americans who served during every U.S. conflict. This program is provided by the Buffalo Soldiers Historical Society. See the annual exhibit at the Main Library (Fourth Floor Atrium) from June 4 – July 8. Join us for the opening program featuring historian Harold “Hari” Jones at 3 p.m. at the Main Library. This program is free and open to the public. Culturalfusion1 JPL50 Summer1 History1

Wednesday, July 26, 2017 -
6:30pm to 8:00pm

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Cover of North Florida Folk Network Acoustic Music Jam

North Florida Folk Network Acoustic Music Jam

The North Florida Folk Network is excited to partner with Regency Square Branch Library for an evening of acoustic music. Please bring your instruments and your voice and join in! All are encouraged to participate and/or listen. "As they say, good live music doesn't go away if you support it." Ron Johnson, North Florida Folk Music

JPL50 CulturalFusion1 Summer1

Wednesday, July 26, 2017 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

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Tae Kwon Do demonstration

Come see a demonstration of the Korean martial art, Tae Kwon Do. Demonstration will include examples of forms, self-defense and breaking performed by members of Yesha Ministries Murray Hill Tae Kwon Do school. summer1, culturalfusion1, JPL50

Saturday, July 29, 2017 -
10:00am to 12:00pm

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The Great American Eclipse

The Great American Eclipse

Saturday, July 29, 2017 -
3:30pm to 5:00pm

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The Science of Eclipses

Join Jacksonville University Physics professor W. Brian Lane in learning and preparing for this August’s Great American Eclipse. Eclipse goggles available for program attendees. Free and open to the public. No registration required. Summer1 JPL50 Culturalfusion1

Tuesday, August 1, 2017 -
7:00pm to 8:15pm

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Sister City - Tranparent Language: Spanish

What is it? How can I use it? Ever thought about learning Spanish or any other language, but never had the time or money to take a class? Learn how this free language learning database can work for you! We will teach you some basic Spanish while walking you through this program similar to Rosetta Stone, but FREE!!! We will also be learning a little about our sister city, which is Bahia Blanca, Argentina.
Hispanic1 JPL50 Culturalfusion1 Sister3

Thursday, August 3, 2017 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm

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The Great American Eclipse

Join NASA Solar System Ambassador Bharath Muthyala for a discussion of the upcoming total solar eclipse. On Monday, August 21, 2017, all of North America will be treated to an eclipse of the sun. Anyone within the path of totality can see one of nature’s most awe inspiring sights - a total solar eclipse. This visible path, where the moon will completely cover the sun and the sun's tenuous atmosphere will stretch from Salem, OR to Charleston, SC. Observers outside this path will still see a partial solar eclipse where the moon covers part of the sun's disk.

Saturday, August 5, 2017 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm

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The Science of Eclipses

Join Jacksonville University Physics professor W. Brian Lane in learning and preparing for this August’s Great American Eclipse. Eclipse goggles available for program attendees. Free and open to the public. No registration required. Summer1 JPL50 Culturalfusion1

Saturday, August 5, 2017 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm

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The Great American Eclipse

Join NASA Solar System Ambassador Bharath Muthyala for a discussion of the upcoming total solar eclipse. On Monday, August 21, 2017, all of North America will be treated to an eclipse of the sun. Its visible path will stretch from Salem, OR to Charleston, SC. Observers outside this path will still see a partial solar eclipse. This eclipse will become the most viewed eclipse ever in history.
Summer1 JPL50 Culturalfusion1

Saturday, August 12, 2017 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm

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Science Saturdays: The Science of Eclipses

Join Jacksonville University Physics professor W. Brian Lane in learning and preparing for this August’s Great American Eclipse. Eclipse goggles available for program attendees. Free and open to the public. No registration required. Summer1 JPL50 Culturalfusion1

Saturday, August 12, 2017 -
3:00pm to 4:30pm

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Cover of North Florida Folk Network Acoustic Music Jam

North Florida Folk Network Acoustic Music Jam

The North Florida Folk Network is excited to partner with Regency Square Branch Library for an evening of acoustic music. Please bring your instruments and your voice and join in! All are encouraged to participate and/or listen. "As they say, good live music doesn't go away if you support it." Ron Johnson, North Florida Folk Music

JPL50 CulturalFusion1 Summer1

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

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Paranormal Investigations with PFC Paranormal

Interested in what goes bump in the night? Join PFC Paranormal for a presentation on evidence of the paranormal, plus demonstrations of essential investigation equipment. Q&A will follow directly after the presentation. JPL50 Culturalfusion1

Saturday, August 26, 2017 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm

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Paranormal Investigations with PFC Paranormal

Interested in what goes bump in the night? Join PFC Paranormal for a presentation on evidence of the paranormal, plus demonstrations of essential investigation equipment. Q&A will follow directly after the presentation. JPL50 Culturalfusion1

Saturday, August 26, 2017 -
4:30pm to 6:00pm

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Sister City to Ciudad Hermana

Learn Conversational Spanish

Thursday, August 31, 2017 -
6:00pm to 7:30pm

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"Feeding the Enemy" Book Presentation

Join us for a presentation and book signing of "Feeding the Enemy" given by the author J. R. Sharp. If you are preparing for the upcoming school system's History Fair you need to attend this program. A stirring tale of a family surviving the Nazi occupation and brutality in Italy during WWII.Research1 JPL50 History1 Culturalfusion1 Writer1

Wednesday, September 6, 2017 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm

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Paranormal Activity with PFC Paranormal

Interested in what goes bump in the night? Join PFC Paranormal for a presentation on evidence of the paranormal, plus demonstrations of essential investigation equipment. Q&A will follow directly after the presentation. JPL 50 culturalfusion1

Saturday, September 9, 2017 -
10:30am to 12:00pm

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Paranormal Activity with PFC Paranormal

Paranormal Activity with PFC Paranormal
Interested in what goes bump in the night? Join PFC Paranormal for a presentation on evidence of the paranormal, plus demonstrations of essential investigation equipment. Q&A will follow directly after the presentation. JPL50 Culturalfusion1

You can learn more about PFC Paranormal at their website (pfcparanormal.com), or by contacting program facilitator Misty Darnell via email: mistydarnell@hotmail.com

Saturday, September 16, 2017 -
10:30am to 12:15pm

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Paranormal Investigations with PFC Paranormal

Interested in what goes bump in the night? Join PFC Paranormal for a presentation on evidence of the paranormal, plus demonstrations of essential investigation equipment. Q&A will follow directly after the presentation. JPL50 Culturalfusion1

You can learn more about PFC Paranormal at their website (pfcparanormal.com), or by contacting program facilitator Misty Darnell via email: mistydarnell@hotmail.com

Thursday, September 21, 2017 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm

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