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Murray Hill Branch Library
May 26 2018 -
10:00am to 1:00pm

Pearls at the Library

This twice monthly curriculum engages students by providing a broad range of educational enrichment activities that focus on teaching STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) in a historically and culturally relevant context. This program is presented as a partnership between the Jacksonville Public Library and Tristan’s Acceleration Academy. Children ages 7 – 13 are welcome to attend.

Murray Hill Branch Library
May 26 2018 -
10:00am to 1:00pm

Pearls at the Library

This twice monthly curriculum engages students by providing a broad range of educational enrichment activities that focus on teaching STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) in a historically and culturally relevant context. This program is presented as a partnership between the Jacksonville Public Library and Tristan’s Acceleration Academy. Children ages 7 – 13 are welcome to attend.

Brentwood Branch Library
May 26 2018 -
10:00am to 1:00pm

PEARLS at the Library

This twice monthly curriculum engages students by providing a broad range of educational enrichment activities that focus on pSTEAhM (the philosophy of how we learn Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) in a historically and culturally relevant context. This program is presented as a partnership between the Jacksonville Public Library and Tristan’s Acceleration Academy. Children ages 7 – 13 are welcome to attend.

Brentwood Branch Library
May 26 2018 -
10:00am to 1:00pm

PEARLS at the Library

This twice monthly curriculum engages students by providing a broad range of educational enrichment activities that focus on pSTEAhM (the philosophy of how we learn Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) in a historically and culturally relevant context. This program is presented as a partnership between the Jacksonville Public Library and Tristan’s Acceleration Academy. Children ages 7 – 13 are welcome to attend.

Brown Eastside Branch Library
May 26 2018 -
10:00am to 1:00pm

PEARLS at the Library

This twice monthly curriculum engages students by providing a broad range of educational enrichment activities that focus on teaching STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) in a historically and culturally relevant context. This program is presented as a partnership between the Jacksonville Public Library and Tristan’s Acceleration Academy. Children ages 7 – 13 are welcome to attend.

Brown Eastside Branch Library
May 26 2018 -
10:00am to 1:00pm

PEARLS at the Library

This twice monthly curriculum engages students by providing a broad range of educational enrichment activities that focus on teaching STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) in a historically and culturally relevant context. This program is presented as a partnership between the Jacksonville Public Library and Tristan’s Acceleration Academy. Children ages 7 – 13 are welcome to attend.

Main Library
May 26 2018 -
11:00am to 1:00pm

A Legacy of Honor and Valor Exhibit Opening featuring Hari Jones

The Buffalo Soldiers Historical Society 2018 Legacy of Honor & Valor exhibit opening featuring historian, curator, author and lecturer Harold "Hari" Jones as the keynote speaker. Jones is one of the foremost experts on African Americans in the Civil War. The annual exhibit includes the contributions of African Americans in all branches of the military with new additions each year. This program is free and open to the public. Reservations are not required. Summer1 JPL50 Culturalfusion1 History1

Webb Wesconnett Regional Library
May 26 2018 -
11:00am to 12:00pm

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.

Brown Eastside Branch Library
May 26 2018 -
11:00am to 11:30am

Stories For Young Children

This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
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Southeast Regional Library
May 26 2018 -
11:00am to 12:00pm

Stories for Young Children

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

Beaches Branch Library
May 26 2018 -
11:00am to 2:00pm

Memorial Day Craft

Join us and make a fun and easy craft in celebration of Memorial Day. All ages are welcome.
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Beaches Branch Library
May 26 2018 -
11:00am to 2:00pm

Memorial Day Craft

Join us and make a fun and easy craft in celebration of Memorial Day. All ages are welcome.
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Main Library
May 26 2018 -
11:00am to 11:30am

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. Attendance is limited*.
*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
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University Park Branch Library
May 26 2018 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Saturday Surprise

Join us for all things fun on this Saturday afternoon! Each time, it will be something different and always a surprise presented by either our wonderful staff or Kiwanis volunteers. What will it be this time? Craft? Storytime? Games? Come and find out! Other1

Mandarin Branch Library
May 26 2018 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm

Book Talk, Book Walk

For children ages 5-7. This program features a short book discussion from the children's library and a related craft or activity. Meets the 2nd Saturday of each month. Bookclub1

Brentwood Branch Library
May 26 2018 -
2:00pm to 4:00pm

Brentwood Youth Chess Club

Chess is more than just a game. Chess is an excellent way to build your child's problem solving skills, while also strengthening their overall academic performance. (GAMES1)

Beaches Branch Library
May 26 2018 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm

Bach to Rock presents Rock City for preschoolers

Preschoolers are invited to join us for the free program "Rock City" presented by the local music education center Bach to Rock. This fun musical program will help preschoolers to develop skills needed to read music, play simple rhythms and develop fine motor control. The Rock City program will include dynamic musical and movement-based activities, exposure to live instruments and a musically inspired storytime. This program is for children ages 3-5.

Mandarin Branch Library
May 28 2018 -
10:00am to 10:30am

Social Time

Come join us before storytime to make new friends in the early literacy play area! Parents, caregivers, and little ones can meet and greet other families while playing with our early literacy toys.

Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library
May 29 2018 -
10:15am to 11:15am

Stories for Young Children

This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. Join us for stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Story time is followed by a short craft to promote prewriting skills and creativity.
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Willowbranch Branch Library
May 29 2018 -
10:30am to 11:00am

Stories for Young Children Session 1

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)

Jacksonville Public Library