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Main Library
Dec 16 2018 -
1:30pm to 3:00pm

MS Office 2010: Word 1

Participants will learn to open the program and find basic functions (Office button, ribbon, help menu). Learn to create, edit, save and print document. Instruction includes formatting text, cut, copy, paste and using spelling and grammar tools.

Regency Square Branch Library
Dec 17 2018 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm

Mid-Term Game Break & Crafternoon!

Teens are invited to use our resources to make a gift for someone (The holidays are coming!), play games or just hang out and de-stress from mid term exams! Teens ages 13-18. Games1, Winter1

Main Library
Dec 17 2018 -
3:00pm to 5:00pm

Minute to Win It!

Winter program for Teens to play Minute to Win it! Immediately following this interactive activity will be our "Youth Gratitude Hour", whereby teens will select books to read to younger siblings that they will be allowed to wrap. Lastly, Teens will pick up either a her/his goody bag to take home.

Graham Branch Library
Dec 17 2018 -
3:30pm to 5:00pm

Robot Derby: Spheros

Come join us for a fun hands-on experience with Sphero robots. Can you make it through our robot obstacle course? Come and take a test drive! (STEM)

Brentwood Branch Library
Dec 17 2018 -
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Homework Help

Need a chill spot to work on your homework? Having a tough time with Math, Science, Reading? Come on down to Brentwood for a helping hand! Ages 6-18

Webb Wesconnett Regional Library
Dec 17 2018 -
6:30pm to 7:30pm

Improv Me: Winter Edition & Teen Advisory Board

Feeling dramatic? Kind of creative? This is the place for you! Hilarity is sure to ensue as you pitch Santa your best ‘bad’ toy suggestion or rewrite the lyrics to traditional tunes. Come play theater and drama games in this winter themed program. Teens can also earn volunteer hours for school. For age 12-18. Winter1 TeenAdvisoryBoard1

Regency Square Branch Library
Dec 18 2018 -
10:00am to 12:00pm

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.

Regency Square Branch Library
Dec 18 2018 -
1:00pm to 2:45pm

Mid-Term Crafternoon Break!

Teens are invited to a crafternoon, just in time for the holidays! Everyone will have the option to use our resources to make a couple of different things to give as gifts. Ages 12-18. Winter1

University Park Branch Library
Dec 18 2018 -
2:00pm to 3:30pm

3-D Pen Printing for the Winter Holidays

A 3-D printing pen is an easy–to–use and portable way to create 3-D objects. Learn some of the ways to use 3-D Printing Pens from drawing on flat surfaces to creating in air. Special templates for Winter holidays will be used. winter1

Brentwood Branch Library
Dec 18 2018 -
3:30pm to 5:00pm

Robot Derby: Spheros

Come join us for a fun hands-on experience with Sphero robots. Can you make it through our robot obstacle course? Come and take a test drive! (STEM)

West Branch Library
Dec 18 2018 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm

Teen Crafternoon

A program where teens and tweens can be creative and exercise their imaginations. Each session will offer a different material or skill to explore.

Highlands Regional Library
Dec 18 2018 -
4:00pm to 5:45pm

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 branch if you need help booking an appointment.

Mandarin Branch Library
Dec 18 2018 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm

Teen Advisory Board

Get involved in what's happening at your local library! Middle and high school students are invited to participate and share ideas for future programs and activities. Complete your school’s requirement for volunteer credit hours! For teens ages 12-18. TeenAdvisoryBoard1

Regency Square Branch Library
Dec 19 2018 -
1:00pm to 2:45pm

Mid-Term Game Break!

Teens are invited to come in play games, hangout and relax after their mid-term exams! Ages 13-18. Games1

West Branch Library
Dec 19 2018 -
3:30pm to 4:30pm

Gametastics!

Hanging out at the library? Want something fun to do? Come play a fun game with some of your favorite staff members. They'll teach you some of their favorites.

Willowbranch Branch Library
Dec 19 2018 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm

Improv Me: Winter Edition

Feeling dramatic? Kind of creative? This is the place for you! Hilarity is sure to ensue as you pitch Santa your best ‘bad’ toy suggestion or rewrite the lyrics to traditional tunes. Come play theater and drama games in this winter themed program. For teens 12-18. Winter1

Mandarin Branch Library
Dec 19 2018 -
4:30pm to 5:30pm

Winter Knitter

Come join us to learn how to knit on a round loom and create colorful headwear and scarves for the winter season! Winter1

Main Library
Dec 19 2018 -
5:00pm to 6:30pm

Photography for Websites and Blogs

Do you want to take your blog’s photos to the next level? In this class we will cover some photography basics, how to get the most out of the camera you have, and optimizing your photos for use on the internet.

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Westbrook Branch Library
Dec 19 2018 -
5:00pm to 6:00pm

The Bluest Eye

We will be discussing 'The Bluest Eye" by Toni Morrison. adult other 1

Pablo Creek Regional Library
Dec 19 2018 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

SSS…Spiders, Scorpions & Snakes!

Take a close look at LIVE spiders, scorpions, and snakes. Come learn about the positive roles they play. The program is for all ages and families are welcome. Animals1 JPL50

Jacksonville Public Library