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All Libraries:

Main Library
Jul 16 2019 -
2:00pm to 2:15pm

Drop Everything and Read!

Take a break from the summer heat and join library staffers as we read out loud for 15 minutes every day! We'll read our favorite books to you, and you might even decide to check out a copy of the title for yourself. Summer1

Pablo Creek Regional Library
Jul 16 2019 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm

I-ready Math Lab Time

Practice makes perfect. Let’s hone our math skills during the summer at the Pablo Creek Regional library to stop the summer math slide. You will use the e-classroom to do your i-ready math with onsite help from our staff. Summer 1

Main Library
Jul 16 2019 -
2:00pm to 2:15pm

Drop Everything and Read!

Take a break from the summer heat and join library staffers as we read out loud for 15 minutes every day! We'll read our favorite books to you, and you might even decide to check out a copy of the title for yourself. Summer1

Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library
Jul 16 2019 -
2:15pm to 2:30pm

Drop Everything and Read!

Drop Everything and Read!

Beaches Branch Library
Jul 16 2019 -
2:30pm to 3:30pm

Jacksonville Zoo

Young Scientists will get a close-up view of a selection of live animals and animal artifacts from the Jacksonville Zoo. Kids (and adults) will have a blast learning about the animal's biology and habitats. This program is for kids ages 5-12. Summer1

Mandarin Branch Library
Jul 16 2019 -
2:30pm to 3:30pm

A Universe of Stories: Cosmic Destiny

Can you predict the future? Learn how to interpret signs and symbols from the universe by reading palms, tea leaves, tarot cards and more. Explore the possibilities on this cosmic journey! This program is for teens ages 12-17. Summer1

Highlands Regional Library
Jul 16 2019 -
2:30pm to 3:00pm

Drop Everything and Read

Take a break from the summer heat and join library staffers as we read out loud for 15 minute every day! We'll read our favorite books to you, and you might even decide to check out a copy of the title for yourself. Summer1

West Branch Library
Jul 16 2019 -
2:30pm to 3:00pm
San Marco Branch Library
Jul 16 2019 -
2:30pm to 3:30pm

Space Science

See science from a whole new perspective! You will see how space rocks are formed, learn about starts and planets, and see lots of cool galactic science stuff. This program is for kids ages 5-12. Summer1

Willowbranch Branch Library
Jul 16 2019 -
2:30pm to 2:45pm

Drop Everything and Read!

Drop Everything and Read!
Take a break from the summer heat and join library staffers as we read out loud for 15 minutes every day! We'll read our favorite books to you, and you might even decide to check out a copy of the title for yourself. Summer1

Pablo Creek Regional Library
Jul 16 2019 -
2:30pm to 2:45pm

Drop Everything and Read

Take a break from the summer heat and join library staffers as we read out loud for 15 minutes every day! We'll read our favorite books to you, and you might even decide to check out a copy of the title for yourself. Summer1

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

Caricature & 3D Drawing

Artists will learn to draw 3D images and caricatures of themselves and others as aliens or astronauts. This program is for teens ages 12-17. Summer1

Argyle Branch Library
Jul 16 2019 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm

Drum Sermons

This celebration of music is an African adventure. Explore stories from the far corners of the African continent, spirited drumming, dance, and song. Learn about some of Africa’s most popular instruments. And, of course, there will be a healthy dose of the obligatory African tradition of audience participation. This program is for kids ages 5-12. Summer1

Southeast Regional Library
Jul 16 2019 -
3:00pm to 5:00pm

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 https://jpl.libcal.com/booking/techtutor. Please visit or call your local branch if you need help booking an appointment.

Highlands Regional Library
Jul 16 2019 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm

Space Games

Blast off in to the world of gaming! Each week we will play a variety of board, card, and other space themed games. Test your skills and see if you have what it takes to sky rocket to the winner's planet. This program is for kids ages 5-12. Summer1

University Park Branch Library
Jul 16 2019 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm

Special Presenter: Inventor’s Corner

Create new inventions to solve real world issues. Come up with a new product, jingle or script and a name. Learn how to market your idea and become an entrepreneur! This program is for teens ages 12-17. Summer1

Brentwood Branch Library
Jul 16 2019 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm

Space Balloons

Young space travelers will see an alien balloon show that will blow their minds and test their imaginations! They will learn some basic twisting techniques and see some out of this world designs. This program is for kids ages 5-12. Summer1

West Branch Library
Jul 16 2019 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm

Star Wars Bloxels

Do you ever play video games and wish you could design your own? This summer enter the world of Star Wars and create your own adventure. Using Bloxels technology, you can create a game and share it with others. This program is perfect for fans of Roblox or Minecraft. This program is for teens ages 12-17. Summer1

Maxville Branch Library
Jul 16 2019 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm

Tiny Universes

Have you ever wanted an entire universe that you can put into your pocket? Now you can have worlds of reading to take anywhere. Take a journey through worlds of reading with us over the summer as we miniaturize settings of popular books and enjoy literary snacks! This program is for teens ages 12-17. Summer1

Bill Brinton Murray Hill Branch Library
Jul 16 2019 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm

Jazz it Up

Join members of the band Noteworthy for an interactive concert featuring some of your favorite jazz songs. We’ll learn about musical technique, jazz history, tempo, melody, and rhythm as we move to the beat. This program is for kids ages 5-12. Summer1

Jacksonville Public Library