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Summer Learning 2019

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2019 Summer Reading, Summer Fun Free Books, Prizes and Things to Do!

With a Universe of Stories, the Jacksonville Public Library’s Summer Reading Program celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon Landing. This June and July, all ages can read to earn free books and prizes, and explore a ton of fun stuff, including a myriad of space-themed activities.

More than 100 Summer Reading and Learning Activities

Engaging, hands-on events with everything from Alien Makeup and Drumming for Everyone to 2019: A Space Odyssey and the Zoo. You can take part in a six-weeks series, too, such as the Harry Potter Universe or Cosmic Destiny series.



South Mandarin Branch Library
May 28 2019 -
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Summer Teen Volunteer Orientation

A place to be this summer! Have something to do and receive credit for it with our Summer Teen Volunteer Program for ages 12-18. Come see what you'll get to do and when. Hope to see you there! Orientations are required for new and returning teen volunteers. Summer1

South Mandarin Branch Library
Jun 1 2019 -
11:00am to 12:00pm

Summer Teen Volunteer Orientation

A place to be this summer! Have something to do and receive credit for it with our Summer Teen Volunteer Program for ages 12-18. Come see what you'll get to do and when. Hope to see you there! Orientations are required for new and returning teen volunteers. Summer1

Beaches Branch Library
Jun 1 2019 -
11:00am to 2:00pm

Saturday Craft Surprise

Join us the first Saturday of each month for a fun and easy craft.
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San Marco Branch Library
Jun 1 2019 -
12:30pm to 12:45pm

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

Willowbranch Branch Library
Jun 1 2019 -
2:30pm to 2:45pm

Drop Everything and Read!

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

Beaches Branch Library
Jun 1 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

San Marco Branch Library
Jun 3 2019 -
12:30pm to 12:45pm

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

Regency Square Branch Library
Jun 3 2019 -
1:15pm to 1:30pm

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 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
Jun 3 2019 -
1:30pm to 1:45pm

Drop Everything and Read

Join us for 15 minutes while we drop everything and read. Summer1

Graham Branch Library
Jun 3 2019 -
2:00pm to 2:15pm

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

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