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Beaches Branch Library
Feb 19 2019 -
5:00pm to 8:00pm

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 jaxpubliclibrary.org/eservices/one-one-tech-help. Please visit or call your local library branch if you need help booking an appointment.

Mandarin Branch Library
Feb 19 2019 -
5:00pm to 6:30pm

Mobile Devices for Adults 50+

Got a tablet, e-reader, smartphone or other electronic devices? Attend this class to obtain information on how to use the new device. JPL50

University Park Branch Library
Feb 19 2019 -
5:00pm to 6:30pm

ESOL Class

Free library program for English language learners. Registration required for enrollment. Call the Center for Adult Learning at 904-630-2426 for level placement assessment. Registration is open all year.

Main Library
Feb 19 2019 -
5:30pm to 7:00pm

ESOL Class

Free library program for English language learners. Registration required for enrollment. Call the Center for Adult Learning at 904-630-2426 for level placement assessment. Registration is open all year.

Argyle Branch Library
Feb 19 2019 -
6:00pm to 8:30pm

START Family Book Club

Families with children ages 6 to 12 are invited to six weekly storytelling, reading and discussion sessions featuring award-winning children's books are led by profession storytellers and storylovers. A separate program will be available for those families with additional children under the age of 6. Dinner and door prizes are provided. The program is free for participants. Preregistration is required as space is limited. Sign up at https://bluestarfam.us/START-JAX. BOOKCLUB1

Southeast Regional Library
Feb 19 2019 -
6:00pm to 7:15pm

Conversation Essentials

Free Conversational English workshop for English language learners. The workshop is recommended for adults with intermediate or above English speaking skills. No registration required.

San Marco Branch Library
Feb 19 2019 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm

Chair Yoga

Learn how to do modified yoga poses in a chair. Everyone is invited to take part in these free sessions of chair yoga, which will be led by a certified yoga teacher. Come to all classes or take as many as you'd like. This program is free and open to the public. Health1 JPL50

Southeast Regional Library
Feb 19 2019 -
6:30pm to 8:00pm

MS Office 2016: Word 2

Participants will learn about more advanced MS Word functions such as bulleted and numbered lists, columns, tables and images.

Seating limited to 8, first come, first served due to limited computers.

Highlands Regional Library
Feb 19 2019 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

Authors Roundtable Discussion Group

Join us as we engage local authors in the quest to understand and successfully maneuver the publishing process, writing itself, and how to market your material. Free and open to the public! business1

University Park Branch Library
Feb 19 2019 -
6:45pm to 8:15pm

ESOL Class

Free library program for English language learners. Registration required for enrollment. Call the Center for Adult Learning at 904-630-2426 for level placement assessment. Registration is open all year.

Mandarin Branch Library
Feb 19 2019 -
7:00pm to 8:45pm

American Beach: Documentary Screening and Discussion

Did you know that a beach designated for black people was established by the founder of the first insurance company in the state of Florida? Learn more about this special place and its challenges in a special screening of the WJCT documentary, an American Beach, followed by a discussion with former WJCT producer Lisa Buggs. Free and open to the public. blackhistory1 JPL50 Black History Month

Beaches Branch Library
Feb 19 2019 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm

Flamingo Book Club

Author Kristina McMorris will be joining us via the computer for a Skype chat to talk about her book Sold on a Monday. Books will be available at the reference desk. New members always welcome!

Southeast Regional Library
Feb 19 2019 -
7:15pm to 8:45pm

ESOL Class

Free library program for English language learners. Registration required for enrollment. Call the Center for Adult Learning at 904-630-2426 for level placement assessment. Registration is open all year.

Southeast Regional Library
Feb 20 2019 -
10:00am to 11:30am

ESOL Class

Free library program for English language learners. Registration required for enrollment. Call the Center for Adult Learning at 904-630-2426 for level placement assessment. Registration is open all year.

Brown Eastside Branch Library
Feb 20 2019 -
10:00am to 11:00am

Adult Games - Board Games

Join us at Brown Eastside Library for an hour of table-top board games, including dominoes, chess, and Scrabble. Bring an opponent, or meet new ones here! All games are supplied, and refreshments will be served. JPL50

Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library
Feb 20 2019 -
10:00am to 3:00pm

GED Prep - Social Studies

Prepare students for the GED test. Participants must have already registered and been assessed on the TABE Locator Test. For registration and assessment, contact 904-765-5402, ext. 247. Must be 18 and older.

Maxville Branch Library
Feb 20 2019 -
10:30am to 11:30am

Young Children Read, Play and Learn

Young Children Read, Play, and Learn – This story time is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, movement activities, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Storytime will be followed by a fun craft activity! Attendance is limited*.
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San Marco Branch Library
Feb 20 2019 -
10:30am to 11:00am

Young Children Read, Play, and Learn

This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension.
Arts & Crafts or Open Play following program. Early literacy toys ranging from building blocks to dinosaurs will be made available. Caregivers must stay with children at all times. Storytime1

Highlands Regional Library
Feb 20 2019 -
11:00am to 12:00pm

Young Children Read, Play and Learn

This engaging storytime incorporates the six pre-literacy skills that help children get ready for school. This program includes stories, finger plays, and crafts. For children ages birth to 5 accompanied by their grown-up.Storytime1.

Highlands Regional Library
Feb 20 2019 -
11:00am to 12:30pm

MS Office 2010: Excel 1

Learn to create a simple spreadsheet using formulas and formatting. Create a basic workbook, navigate between worksheets, become familiar with the Excel ribbon and menus, be able to format columns, rows, and cells, and create and use formulas.

Jacksonville Public Library