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Southeast Regional Library
Mar 15 2019 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm

Teen Advisory Board

Teens, get involved in your library and community! Earn Volunteer Hours by helping to create future library programs and activities. Open to Teens 12-18 years old. TeenAdvisoryBoard1

Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library
Mar 16 2019 -
10:00am to 6:00pm

Early Voting

You may vote early at this location.

Main Library
Mar 16 2019 -
12:00pm to 2:00pm

P.O.M.E. Poetry Workshop Series

Product of My Environment (P.O.M.E.) is a 12 poem project that students will construct via free writing and performance workshops throughout the school year. Students will examine the history and cultural impact of the communities they are from as well as document the social and cultural impact they have had and intend to have on their environment. At the end of the workshop series, students will gain experiential knowledge of the copyright and self-publishing process as well as plan and facilitate a book signing/release at the Jacksonville Main Library.

Highlands Regional Library
Mar 16 2019 -
12:00pm to 1:30pm

New Leaf Book Club

Attention book lovers, avid readers, and book club enthusiasts, join us for our library's book club! Please bring your ideas and a list of reading suggestions. Free and open to the public, light refreshments provided.

Brentwood Branch Library
Mar 16 2019 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm

Brentwood Bishops 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)

Main Library
Mar 16 2019 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm

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.

Pablo Creek Regional Library
Mar 16 2019 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm

Pokemon

Calling all Pokémon fans! Come and share all things Pokémon, such as movies, books, and card games! Anyone ages 8-18 are welcome. Other1

Main Library
Mar 16 2019 -
4:00pm to 5:30pm

Teen Anime Club

Come and watch anime as well as try some Japanese snacks and make crafts.

Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library
Mar 17 2019 -
10:00am to 6:00pm

Early Voting

You may vote early at this location.

Regency Square Branch Library
Mar 18 2019 -
12:00pm to 3:00pm

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
Mar 18 2019 -
4:00pm to 5:30pm

3D Design: TinkerCAD

Learn the basics of creating and manipulating 3D objects using simple and free 3D design software. Also learn best practices for designing objects that are 3D printer friendly.

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Argyle Branch Library
Mar 18 2019 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm

Argyle Teen Tinker Lab

Get involved in exciting technology programming designed to stimulate your interests and creativity! Join other Teens and Tweens for fun,hands on experiences with 3-D Printing and design, LEGO robot technology, STEM activities and other tech activities. In these activities you will Build, program, design and battle. It is possible that your participation may count towards volunteer credit hours! For teens ages 12-18. TECH1;STEM1;ArgyleTeenAdvisoryBoard1;AylTeens1

Pablo Creek Regional Library
Mar 18 2019 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

Nerd Night

Nerds of the world, unite! Join us at the Pablo Creek Library in the Teen Room for an evening of fun and games. We’ll offer a wide variety of nerdy diversions including: Yu-Gi-Oh!; Pokemon; Magic The Gathering; tabletop/board games and more! Ages 12-18 welcome Other1

Main Library
Mar 19 2019 -
3:00pm to 5:30pm

Acrylic Landscape Painting

Learn the basics of acrylic painting at the Jax Makerspace. All materials will be provided, and participants will leave with a completed landscape painting.

Graham Branch Library
Mar 19 2019 -
4:00pm to 5:30pm

After School Surprise!

Join us after school for a fun activity such as games, art projects, a movie or legos! Other1

Highlands Regional Library
Mar 19 2019 -
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.

Argyle Branch Library
Mar 19 2019 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

Argyle Anime Club

Teens and Tweens, join us for Anime Club! Fun anime activities such as movies, discussion and games. Show off your skills and challenge your friends at the library! Bring your own deck.
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Regency Square Branch Library
Mar 20 2019 -
10:30am to 1:30pm

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.

Bill Brinton Murray Hill Branch Library
Mar 20 2019 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm

ARTrageous – Augusta Savage Makes Her Mark

Is it early dismissal or are you a homeschooler? Come and explore your creative side while you learn about the artistic genius of Augusta Savage. From her hometown of Green Cove Springs, FL to the streets of Harlem, we’ll investigate her art work and make our own cast plaster sculptures as we celebrate Women’s History Month. For children ages 5-12. Womenshistory1 STEAM1

Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library
Mar 20 2019 -
2:00pm to 4:00pm

Queen of Katwe: Film Presentation

In 2012 Phiona Mutesi at the age of 16 became a Chess Grand Master, one of the first women in Ugandan history to do so. How did this young girl who came from poverty and educational deprivation go on to become a chess legend? Watch with us and find out! This film was based on the book, The Queen of Katwe: a story of life, chess, and one extraordinary girl’s dream of becoming a grandmaster. women1

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