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Things to do - Kids



Argyle Branch Library
Dec 18 2018 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

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

Main Library
Dec 19 2018 -
11:15am to 12:15pm

Art Creations

Let your imagination run wild in this inventive and engaging program as we make sculptures, collages, mobiles, and more. Meet new friends, gain confidence and have some fun as new techniques are mastered. Ages 5 to 12.
This is a Ride to Read Program.
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West Branch Library
Dec 19 2018 -
1:00pm to 2:30pm

Homeschool STEAM

Are you a homeschooler? Join us as we explore science concepts through exploration and play. Open to all ages. Each month, we will explore a different part of STEAM and use various tech as well.

West Branch Library
Dec 19 2018 -
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.

University Park Branch Library
Dec 19 2018 -
3:30pm to 4:30pm

Coding with Ozobots

Participants will collaborate to create environments for Ozobot robots to explore, fostering creativity and innovation. WINTER1

West Branch Library
Dec 19 2018 -
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.

Willowbranch Branch Library
Dec 19 2018 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm

Improv Me: Winter Edition

Feeling dramatic? Kind of creative? This is the place for you! Hilarity is sure to ensue as you pitch Santa your best ‘bad’ toy suggestion or rewrite the lyrics to traditional tunes. Come play theater and drama games in this winter themed program. For teens 12-18. Winter1

Willowbranch Branch Library
Dec 19 2018 -
4:00pm to 5:30pm

Homework Help

Need a chill spot to work on your homework? Having a tough time with Math, Science, Reading? Come on down to Willowbranch for a helping hand! Ages 6-12

Willowbranch Branch Library
Dec 19 2018 -
4:00pm to 5:30pm

Homework Help

Need a chill spot to work on your homework? Having a tough time with Math, Science, Reading? Come on down to Willowbranch for a helping hand! Ages 6-12

Pablo Creek Regional Library
Dec 19 2018 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

SSS…Spiders, Scorpions & Snakes!

Take a close look at LIVE spiders, scorpions, and snakes. Come learn about the positive roles they play. The program is for all ages and families are welcome. Animals1 JPL50

Regency Square Branch Library
Dec 19 2018 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

Daddy & Daughter Hair Camp

Are you a dad or male caregiver of a girl? Have you ever looked at her hair in the morning and thought, "WHAT am I going to do with THAT!" 
A licensed cosmetologist will be here for an evening of fun hair care and easy styles. You'll be the guy that can say, "I did that, and isn't she adorable!!"
Please supply your own comb, brush, hair accessories and of course the cute little girl.  You'll leave with skills and a princess with a stunning "do!"
Seating is limited.
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Mandarin Branch Library
Dec 19 2018 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm

JTM Dance

Dance practice

Westbrook Branch Library
Dec 20 2018 -
3:30pm to 5:00pm

Robot Derby: Spheros

Come join us for a fun hands-on experience with Sphero robots. Can you make it through our robot obstacle course? Come and take a test drive!(Topics1)

Brown Eastside Branch Library
Dec 20 2018 -
3:30pm to 4:30pm

Winter Felt Friends

Try your hand at simple sewing skills and make some winter wonderland friends out of felt. winter1

Brown Eastside Branch Library
Dec 20 2018 -
3:30pm to 4:30pm

Winter Felt Friends

Try your hand at simple sewing skills and make some winter wonderland friends out of felt. winter1

West Branch Library
Dec 20 2018 -
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.

West Branch Library
Dec 20 2018 -
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.

Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library
Dec 20 2018 -
4:00pm to 6:00pm

Dr Seuss’s How the Grinch Stole Christmas

Come get into the holiday spirit with The Grinch! Join us for an afternoon screening of Dr. Seuss’s How The Grinch Stole Christmas, and decorate your own wintery treat.
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Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library
Dec 20 2018 -
4:00pm to 6:00pm

Dr Seuss’s How the Grinch Stole Christmas

Come get into the holiday spirit with The Grinch! Join us for an afternoon screening of Dr. Seuss’s How The Grinch Stole Christmas, and decorate your own wintery treat.
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Webb Wesconnett Regional Library
Dec 20 2018 -
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Building With Bricks

Test your architectural skills with an hour of building with Lego bricks. Join in optional holiday challenges or build anything your imagination can create! For ages 6 – 12. Stem1 Winter1

Jacksonville Public Library