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Highlands Regional Library
Apr 26 2019 -
11:05am to 11:35am

Help Me Grow, Play and Learn-Toddler Storytime!

Parents As Sensory Storytellers for toddlers starts with a sensory play experience for babies and toddlers and transitions to a Stories for Toddlers program for children who are walking to 36 months and their caregiver. This program will include sensory and social play experiences, stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. Storytime1

South Mandarin Branch Library
Apr 26 2019 -
11:15am to 11:45am

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. Attendance is limited*.
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Willowbranch Branch Library
Apr 26 2019 -
11:30am to 12:30pm

Mommy and Me Yoga

This free community class will offer a 1-hour yoga session for those with young children, taught by a 200-hour certified yoga instructor and occupational therapist. The class is for all levels, whether beginner or advanced, and will be a fun way to connect with your babies!

Southeast Regional Library
Apr 26 2019 -
11:30am to 1:00pm

Conversation Essentials

Conversational English workshop for English Language Learners. The workshop is recommended for adults with intermediate or above English speaking skills. No registration required.

Main Library
Apr 26 2019 -
11:35am to 12:05pm

Story Art

Story Art – This story time is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and explorations that promote basic art skills while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing. Attendance is limited*.
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Pablo Creek Regional Library
Apr 26 2019 -
12:00pm to 1:30pm

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.

Webb Wesconnett Regional Library
Apr 26 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.

Main Library
Apr 26 2019 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm

Open Lab

Free computer access for job applications, online classes, e-gov services, email and individual work. E-specialists will be on hand to answer questions and give assistance on computers, devices, downloadable media and email.

Pablo Creek Regional Library
Apr 26 2019 -
2:00pm to 4:30pm

Citizenship Test Preparation Classes

Prepare for the U.S. citizenship test with this six week course. Please call the Center for Adult Learning at 630-2426 to register. Registration is required.

Main Library
Apr 26 2019 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm

Teen Anime Club

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

Graham Branch Library
Apr 26 2019 -
3:00pm to 5:45pm

Movie Series: Take Me Out to the Ball Game!

The Sixth Inning: The National Pastime, 1040-1950 -- This episode of "Baseball, by Ken Burns" explores the National Pastime during the 1940s, which was quite a tumultuous decade in American history. It was a decade of war as the United States recovered from the Great Depression and found itself in the position of having to enter World War II. It was also the decade of Ted Williams and Joe DiMaggio, of women's professional baseball, and of Jackie Robinson. jpl50

West Branch Library
Apr 26 2019 -
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.

Pablo Creek Regional Library
Apr 26 2019 -
3:30pm to 4:30pm

Build-A-Story

Come celebrate everyone’s favorite building blocks with a special hour of fun. Join us for an informative presentation and building challenge. Tickets may be picked up from the Children’s Reference Desk 15 minutes before the start of the program. For ages 12 and under. Age appropriate block sizes will be provided. Other1

Regency Square Branch Library
Apr 26 2019 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm

Sunshine State Young Readers Book Club

Looking for a good book to read? Join us in the Children’s Department as we host lively discussions and fun activities on the Sunshine State Young Reader’s Award books. This month’s book is The Terrible Two by Jory John and Mac Barnett

Main Library
Apr 26 2019 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm

The Noodle Teen Book Club

We will read and discuss books based on a theme picked by the teens, and will make a themed craft. For April, we will be reading and discussing books about food.

Main Library
Apr 26 2019 -
4:00pm to 5:30pm

Digital Photography Portraits

Learn some tips and tricks for taking better photographs of people. In this class, we will cover some lighting techniques, and tips for posing individual people and groups. All skill levels are welcome.

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Argyle Branch Library
Apr 26 2019 -
4:30pm to 5:30pm

Argyle Teen / Tween "Hooked On Books" Club

Join Library staff and other Teens / Tweens the 4th or 5th Friday of each month as we read and discuss popular new books, as well as a few favorite classics. We will share insight, ideas and revelations from the chosen books. We will also enjoy fun book related games and sometimes a light snack to enhance our discussion of the book of the month. Refer to the Branch reference desk for monthly title, and copies to check out. Aylbooktalk1, TeenbookClubAyl1

Bill Brinton Murray Hill Branch Library
Apr 27 2019 -
10:00am to 1:00pm

PEARLS of Wisdom

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. Children ages 7-13 are welcome to attend.

Pablo Creek Regional Library
Apr 27 2019 -
10:00am to 1:00pm

GED Prep - Social Studies/Science

GED Prep Classes for Social Studies and Science w/Mrs. Judy. Prior Registration Required.

Maxville Branch Library
Apr 27 2019 -
10:30am to 12:00pm

Quilt Camp

Learn how to quilt with our Block of the Month and the tips, tricks and good advice from our quilters. Show and Tell and great fun! JPL50 50+

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