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Brown Eastside Branch

Brown Eastside Branch

Though there is construction near the Brown Eastside Branch Library, the branch remains accessible to the public. Customers needing to access the branch are considered "local traffic" and may use local roads that are safely navigable.

(904) 630-5466

1390 Harrison Street 32206


  • Monday: 12 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Tuesday: 12 p.m. - 8p.m.
  • Wednesday: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Thursday: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Friday: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Sunday: CLOSED

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Brown Eastside Branch Library
Feb 20 2019 -
10:00am to 11:00am

Adult Games - Board Games

Join us at Brown Eastside Library for an hour of table-top board games, including dominoes, chess, and Scrabble. Bring an opponent, or meet new ones here! All games are supplied, and refreshments will be served. JPL50

Brown Eastside Branch Library
Feb 21 2019 -
3:30pm to 4:30pm

Books and Bricks

Join us for fun and informative African American History Month program all about Booker T. Washington. Join us as we read a story, construct our own schools and discuss the importance of access to education. For children ages 5-12. Blackhistory1 Black History Month

Brown Eastside Branch Library
Feb 22 2019 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm

Jacksonville Urban League Youth Workshop

This program is a social responsibility and crime prevention workshop for youth aged 10 - 18, presented by the Jacksonville Urban League.

Brown Eastside Branch Library
Feb 23 2019 -
10:00am to 12:30pm

Community Outreach Group

Information Outreach services

Brown Eastside Branch Library
Feb 23 2019 -
12:30pm to 4:30pm

Eastside Community Coalition & AmeriCorp

Elementary andMiddle Schoolmentorship
Tips forHighSchool Success
College Prep and activities!

Brown Eastside Branch Library
Feb 28 2019 -
3:30pm to 4:30pm

Tinker Lab

We have a problem, and only you can fix it! Bring your thinking caps and tinker away to create an ingenious invention. STEM1

Brown Eastside Branch Library
Mar 2 2019 -
11:00am 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*. Storytime1

Brown Eastside Branch Library
Mar 8 2019 -
12:00pm to 3:00pm

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 Please visit or call your local library branch if you need help booking an appointment.

Brown Eastside Branch Library
Mar 8 2019 -
3:00pm to 4:30pm

Teen Tech Lab

Take part in hands-on, minds-on exploration of science, technology, engineering, art, and math concepts. Together we'll explore, create, and discover through challenges, experiments, and projects. Whether building boats or playing games, you'll have so much fun you won't realize you're actually learning! STEM1

Brown Eastside Branch Library
Mar 9 2019 -
10:00am to 1:00pm

PEARLS at the Library

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. This program is presented as a partnership between the Jacksonville Public Library and Tristan’s Acceleration Academy. Children ages 7 – 13 are welcome to attend.

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