The Bradham and Brooks Branch Library is closing for facility improvements starting Monday, December 30 (planned reopening is early February, 2020). Please visit the Locations & Hours for updates as they occur.
All Jacksonville Public Library locations will be closed Monday, January 20 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
Jacksonville Public Library’s unique collection of thematic story time programs that you can take home. With these resources, parents, caregivers and educators can intentionally support and encourage reading readiness and language skills for children ages two through five. The school age Traveling Tales are specifically designed to capture natural curiosity and support the rapidly growing literacy needs of this age group.
Each thematic literacy kit contains:
Carefully selected children’s books
Puppet or other interactive manipulative
A complete flannel board story or rhyme
CD and DVD
A users guide including art projects, games, songs and additional resources
The complete collection of Traveling Tales at the Jacksonville Public Library can be found here: Traveling Tales
Materials for each theme are contained in a sturdy bag and can be checked out with your library card. You can reserve a bag from the library’s website and pick up at your branch when it becomes available.