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Main Library
Dec 21 2018 -
4:00pm to 5:30pm

Web Design: HTML

Beginning with basic HTML, we will show you how to begin coding your own website. In this class we will discuss coding elements in HTML, including images and links.

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Webb Wesconnett Regional Library
Dec 21 2018 -
4:00pm to 6:00pm

Homework Open Lab

Need access to a computer to help with class projects and research papers. The E-classroom will be avialable with computers and internet access to help you work on your homework

University Park Branch Library
Dec 22 2018 -
10:00am to 11:30am

Saturdays are Murder

Join Saturdays are Murder at the University Park Library to discuss the following crime fiction tale: The Twelve Dogs of Christmas by David Rosenfelt (Approved by Sammy the Cat). JPL50 bookclub1 winter1

Main Library
Dec 22 2018 -
10:00am to 11:00am

Stitch 'n Sip

Do you want to learn something a new craft and relax with a nice hot drink? Come join us to learn cross stitch, enjoy a hot drink and relax! Open to adults and teens. Everything will be provided for you to start your own project. All you have to bring is yourself and a willingness to learn!

Maxville Branch Library
Dec 22 2018 -
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+

Main Library
Dec 22 2018 -
10:30am to 11:00am

Babies Read Play and Learn

Babies Read, Play, and Learn – A short lap-sit story time for children from birth to walking with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, movement activities, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child. Attendance is limited*. Storytime1

South Mandarin Branch Library
Dec 22 2018 -
10:30am to 11:30am

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. Attendance is limited*.
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Beaches Branch Library
Dec 22 2018 -
10:30am to 12:00pm

3 Short Holiday Family Films

Join us and enjoy 3 short holiday family films. At 10:30 a.m. we will watch Kung Fu Panda Holiday (PG-25 mins.) followed by Dragons: Gift of the Night Fury at 11:00 a.m. (PG-25 mins.) and then at 11:30 a.m. Merry Madagascar (PG-25 mins.) Bring a blanket and have a snack as we enjoy the holiday spirit.

Southeast Regional Library
Dec 22 2018 -
10:30am to 11:00am

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. Attendance is limited*. Storytime1

Main Library
Dec 22 2018 -
11:00am 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. Attendance is limited*. Storytime1

Argyle Branch Library
Dec 22 2018 -
11:00am to 12:30pm

Winter Craft for Adults

Take a little time for yourself and enjoy creating a simple craft project for the winter holidays. Make a great photo clipboard to use for yourself or give as a gift. An example will be displayed at the adult Reference desk. All materials will be supplied. Please register online or at the Reference desk. Attendance is limited to 20 adults only. WINTER1 JPL50

Webb Wesconnett Regional Library
Dec 22 2018 -
11:00am to 12:00pm

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. Storytime1 Winter1

Southeast Regional Library
Dec 22 2018 -
11:15am to 11:45am

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. Attendance is limited*. Storytime1

Main Library
Dec 22 2018 -
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*. ArtsCrafts1

University Park Branch Library
Dec 22 2018 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Saturday Surprise

Join us for all things fun on this Saturday afternoon! Each time, it will be something different and always a surprise presented by either our wonderful staff or Kiwanis volunteers. What will it be this time? Craft? Storytime? Games? Come and find out! Other1

Main Library
Dec 22 2018 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Guitar Lessons

Have you always wanted to learn to play the guitar, but can’t find the time? Come by the Jax Makerspace on your lunch break! Learn basic guitar technique, chords, songs, and more. Use one of our guitars, or bring your own! Guitar ownership not mandatory, but highly recommended for practicing.

Regency Square Branch Library
Dec 22 2018 -
1:00pm to 3:15pm

"Elf" Interactive Movie Time

Bring Buddy to life in your own way. Celebrate the 20th anniversary of the movie with an interactive showing of"Elf." Wear your elf hats, ugly Christmas sweaters and bring your jingle bells for an afternoon of laughs and fun. Children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian over the age of 18.
Fun for all ages. Event is free and open to the public.
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Argyle Branch Library
Dec 22 2018 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm

Argyle Teen/Tween "Hooked on Books" Club

Join Library staff and other Teens / Tweens the 4th Saturday 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, TeenbookClubAyl;Winter1

Brentwood Branch Library
Dec 22 2018 -
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)

Argyle Branch Library
Dec 22 2018 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm

Game On: Minute to Win It, Holiday Edition

Seven challenges using household items. 60 seconds on the clock. Your pride on the line. Think you can do it? You've got a Minute to Win It. Based on activities from the hit TV show, see if you have what it takes to beat the clock and win! For teens 12-18. Winter1

Jacksonville Public Library