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Westbrook Branch Library
Mar 20 2019 -
3:00pm to 5:00pm

The Help

The film "The Help" will be shown. Based on the book by Kathryn Stockett. women1

San Marco Branch Library
Mar 20 2019 -
3:30pm to 4:30pm

Game On! – It’s Not Trivial

Have you heard about the inventor of Kevlar? How about the first computer programmer? Or the person who discovered the structure of DNA? Did you know they were all women? Come play a “Not So Trivial” game of women’s history facts. For teens ages 13-18. Women1

Beaches Branch Library
Mar 21 2019 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm

The Kilted Man: Irish and Scottish Music Concert

Join us for a live music concert as Matthew Gurnsey delights us with his rousing performances of traditional Irish and Scottish music. Through the marriage of wit and finesse, Gurnsey charms his audiences, sweeping them into tales of wayward voyages, unrequited love and the vibrantly colorful lives of the every-man beloved of many Irish tales. His unique talents with traditional Celtic instruments such as the concertina, Bodh ran, bones and mandolin, add an air of authenticity to each piece and his stirringly rich bass voice provides the foundation for the hauntingly beautiful melodies.

Southeast Regional Library
Mar 21 2019 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm

#Adulting- Nourishment & Cleanliness

5-week series for young adults and teens (13-18) we will cover all the topics you need to know in order to be a successful adult. Attend these workshops, then tell your friends you've mastered #Adulting

Willowbranch Branch Library
Mar 21 2019 -
4:00pm to 5:30pm

Homework Help

Need a chill spot to work on your homework? Having a tough time with Math, Science, Reading? Come on down to Willowbranch for a helping hand! Ages 6-12

Beaches Branch Library
Mar 21 2019 -
4:30pm to 5:30pm

Beaches Teen Advisory Board

Get involved in what's happening at your local library and earn volunteer credit. For middle and high school students ages 12-18. Eat pizza and change the world!
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Highlands Regional Library
Mar 21 2019 -
5:30pm to 6:30pm

Teen Advisory Group

Get involved with what is happening at your local library.
Middle and High School students are invited to participate
and share ideas for future programs and activites. Complete
your school’s requirement for volunteer credit hours! TeenAdvisoryBoard1

Webb Wesconnett Regional Library
Mar 21 2019 -
6:00pm to 8:45pm

1 on 1 tech tutoring (Tutoria Individual)

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.

Pablo Creek Regional Library
Mar 21 2019 -
7:00pm to 8:45pm

The Kilted Man: Irish and Scottish Music Concert

Join us for a live music concert as Matthew Gurnsey delights us with his rousing performances of traditional Irish and Scottish music. Through the marriage of wit and finesse, Gurnsey charms his audiences, sweeping them into tales of wayward voyages, unrequited love and the vibrantly colorful lives of the every-man beloved of many Irish tales. His unique talents with traditional Celtic instruments such as the concertina, Bodh ran, bones and mandolin, add an air of authenticity to each piece and his stirringly rich bass voice provides the foundation for the hauntingly beautiful melodies.

Webb Wesconnett Regional Library
Mar 22 2019 -
1:00pm to 3:45pm

1 on 1 tech tutoring (Tutoria Individual)

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.

Westbrook Branch Library
Mar 22 2019 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm

Guerrilla Girls Street Art

Out of the darkness of the 1980’s a group of masked vigilantes emerged onto the streets. Their weapons: facts, statistics, stickers, posters and billboards. Their enemy: an art scene that excluded and exploited women and minorities. Learn how to apply the tactics of the Guerrilla Girls in this art program for teens, ages 13-18. Women1

Brown Eastside Branch Library
Mar 23 2019 -
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.

Mandarin Branch Library
Mar 23 2019 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Teen Art Club – Guerrilla Girls Street Art

Out of the darkness of the 1980’s a group of masked vigilantes emerged onto the streets. Their weapons: facts, statistics, stickers, posters and billboards. Their enemy: an art scene that excluded and exploited women and minorities. Learn how to apply the tactics of the Guerrilla Girls in this art program for teens, ages 13-18. women1

Main Library
Mar 23 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.

South Mandarin Branch Library
Mar 23 2019 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm

Heartfulness Relaxation and Meditation Workshop

Need to unwind? Learn to relax and meditate with us during these one hour sessions with Certified Heartfulness Trainer, Amit Beniwal. Free and open to the public. JPL50.

Beaches Branch Library
Mar 23 2019 -
2:00pm to 3:30pm

Beaches Teen Anime Club

Come and hang out with other anime lovers and watch cool anime, eat anime snacks and make new anime friends. Anime1

University Park Branch Library
Mar 23 2019 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm

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. TAB1

Main Library
Mar 23 2019 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm

Teen Art Club – Guerrilla Girls Street Art

Out of the darkness of the 1980’s a group of masked vigilantes emerged onto the streets. Their weapons: facts, statistics, stickers, posters and billboards. Their enemy: an art scene that excluded and exploited women and minorities. Learn how to apply the tactics of the Guerrilla Girls in this art program for teens, ages 13-18. Women1

University Park Branch Library
Mar 23 2019 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm

Book Club Adventure for Teens

Wondering what other teens are reading? Come meet new people, share a book that you've read and be ready for a great discussion. No assigned reading required! Come find out! BookClub1

Regency Square Branch Library
Mar 25 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.

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