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Celebrate "Valiant Women of the Vote" in March 2020

Women's History Month, Jacksonville Public Library

Celebrate Women's History Month at the Jacksonville Public Library with books and programs for the whole family!

Nick Offerman Explains the Importance of Libraries in the Age of the Internet

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If you haven't seen the recent promotional video titled "Elders of the Internet" from the Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS), you must.

A Conversation with Calli Marie, Author of BAKES

Calli Marie, BAKES, Brew Five Points, Jacksonville Public Library, Completely Booked

Calli Marie is the author of BAKES and co-owner of BREW Five Points, a coffee shop and craft beer bar in Jacksonville's historic Riverside neighborhood. Calli chats with us about her journey as a baker, becoming a successful business owner and the process of publishing her first book on the latest episode of Completely Booked.

Your Perfect *Book* Match Awaits!

Blind Date with a Book, Jacksonville Public Library

It's no secret that we have a thing for books here at the Jacksonville Public Library. In fact, we absolutely love them! That's why this Valentine's Day, we want to help our fellow book lovers find a title worth falling for. Go on a blind date with a book in this interactive blog!

Word Revolt Art Gallery's Todd and Theresa Rykaczewski on Completely Booked

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Theresa and Todd Rykaczewski are the founders of Word Revolt Art Gallery in Atlantic Beach. It's a non-profit gallery dedicated to hosting free exhibitions and events that benefit artists, charities and the community.

Completely Booked: Finding Your Passion with Stacey Horan

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Stacey Horan is an award-winning author of young adult novels including InlandSycamore Lane and The Elixir Vitae Adventures. Stacey chats with us about her journey from corporate lawyer to full-time writer and podcast host on the latest episode of Completely Booked.

Happy Library Lover's Month!

Library Lovers Month, Library Lovers Day, Jacksonville Public Library, national library lovers month, February

Valentine's Day isn't the only reason why love is in the February air— it's also National Library Lover's Month! The entire month of February is dedicated to celebrating libraries, librarians, book lovers and lovers of libraries.

Level Up for Digital Learning Day

Digital Learning Day, Digital Technology, Jacksonville Public Library, E-services

Put your tech skills to the test on February 27, 2020! Digital Learning Day celebrates the use of digital technology in learning and highlights innovative, forward-thinking ways to use technology in the classroom.

Honor African American History Month with Programs & More

African American History Month, Jacksonville Public Library

Discover the many ways to celebrate the achievements and contributions made by African Americans, and to honor their struggles for freedom and equality. 

Meet Allison McGill, a Children's Author from Washington D.C.

Allison McGill, Duke the Therapy Dog, Completely Booked, Lola and Pear, Jacksonville Public Library, Podcast

Allison McGill is the founder of Lola & Pear Publishing and the author of The Adventures of Duke, the Therapy Dog: Duke Finds a Home. She chats with us about her writing process, starting her own publishing company and upcoming projects she has on the horizon on the latest episode of Completely Booked.

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