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Highlands Regional Library
Jul 8 2019 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm

Drumming for Everyone

Let’s go on a rhythmic journey! We’ll introduce you to various drums from around the world as we learn to play rhythms and together as a group. You won’t want to stop smiling, drumming, and moving to the music! This program is for kids ages 5-12. Summer1

University Park Branch Library
Jul 8 2019 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm

Cosmic Destiny Week 5

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

Webb Wesconnett Regional Library
Jul 8 2019 -
4:00pm to 5:30pm

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

Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library
Jul 8 2019 -
4:00pm to 6:00pm

Drop In! Tech Help

Assistance provided with downloadable media, email, the Internet, online applications, and basic technology instruction. For downloadable media support, please bring your charged laptop or mobile device. First come, first served - no appointments necessary.

Willowbranch Branch Library
Jul 8 2019 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm

STEAM ‘n’ Stories

STEAM ‘n’ Stories
Solve storybook problems with the power of STEAM! Young inventors will enjoy hearing familiar fairytales retold with a twist, and creating gadgets that will help these old friends overcome new problems. This program is for kids ages 5-12. Summer1

Mandarin Branch Library
Jul 8 2019 -
4:00pm to 4:15pm

A Universe of Stories: 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

Argyle Branch Library
Jul 8 2019 -
4:15pm to 4:30pm

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 out favorite books to you, and you might even decide to check out a copy of the title for yourself. Summer1

Beaches Branch Library
Jul 8 2019 -
4:30pm to 4:45pm

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

University Park Branch Library
Jul 8 2019 -
4:30pm to 4:45pm

Drop Everything & 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

Highlands Regional Library
Jul 8 2019 -
5:00pm to 8:00pm

GED Prep Class ReasoningThrough Language Arts (RLA)

5:00pm-8:00pm - GED RLA Prep
Requirement: 18 and older
Registration is required

Brentwood Branch Library
Jul 8 2019 -
5:30pm to 5:45pm

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

South Mandarin Branch Library
Jul 8 2019 -
5:30pm to 7:30pm

Is Crowdfunding Right for My Business?

Crowdfunding is a new and fast-growing alternative source of business funding as well as a way to get pre-sales of your products. Find out how crowd funding works and if it is right for you. Facilitated by SCORE. Biz1,FinanciallyFit1

West Branch Library
Jul 8 2019 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

Introduction to Computers for Adults 50+

Learn the basics of using a personal computer and Windows navigation. Start a program from the Start Menu or desktop and learn the taskbar functions. Learn to re-size windows and create shortcuts. These classes have helpful instructors and an appropriate pace for the 50+ novice learner. JPL50

Pablo Creek Regional Library
Jul 8 2019 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

Nerd Night

Nerds of the world, unite! Join us at the Pablo Creek Library in the Teen Room for an evening of fun and games. We’ll offer a wide variety of nerdy diversions including: Yu-Gi-Oh!; Pokemon; Magic The Gathering; tabletop/board games and more! Ages 12-18 welcome Other1

Regency Square Branch Library
Jul 8 2019 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm

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.

Webb Wesconnett Regional Library
Jul 9 2019 -
10:00am to 2:00pm

City's Veteran's Services Information Session

Are you a veteran? Are you sure you are receiving all your benefits? Please come talk to a Veterans Service representative from the City of Jacksonville. JPL50

Pablo Creek Regional Library
Jul 9 2019 -
10:15am to 10:40am

Little Artists

This storytime is for children birth to five years with an adult care giver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Program culminates in interactive art stations, during which story time themes are further explored and involve concepts such as cause/effect, creative interpretation and expression, and experimenting with different art mediums and tools to achieve a desired effect. Attendance is limited*. Storytime1

Pablo Creek Regional Library
Jul 9 2019 -
11:00am to 11:25am

Little Artists

This storytime is for children birth to five years with an adult care giver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Program culminates in interactive art stations, during which story time themes are further explored and involve concepts such as cause/effect, creative interpretation and expression, and experimenting with different art mediums and tools to achieve a desired effect. Attendance is limited*. Storytime1

Main Library
Jul 9 2019 -
11:00am to 12:30pm

Free Summer Theater - Show 1

JPL Theatreworks Free Summer Theatre is a summer tradition for camps, child care agencies, and families. With a generous grant from CITI, Free Summer Theatre opens the doors of the theatre, free to everyone who makes a reservation. Call 904-353-3500 to reserve your seat! Summer1

Webb Wesconnett Regional Library
Jul 9 2019 -
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. Attendance is limited*. Summer1 Storytime1

Jacksonville Public Library