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Main Library
Feb 5 2019 -
5:00pm to 6:30pm

Restoring Old Photographs

Do you have old photographs you are not sure what to do with? Have you taken advantage of our digitization station and are not sure what to do next? Come learn how to restore your old photographs using GIMP, a free photo editor. In this class you will learn how to correct the color of your scanned photos, fix red eye, and remove dust, scratches and tears.

Main Library
Jan 22 2019 -
12:30pm to 1:30pm

Beginner Guitar Lessons - CANCELLED

Have you always wanted to learn to play the guitar, but can’t find the time? Come by the Jax Makerspace on your lunch break! Learn basic guitar technique, chords, songs, and more. Use one of our guitars, or bring your own! Guitar ownership not mandatory, but highly recommended for practicing.

Main Library
Feb 23 2019 -
10:00am to 3:00pm

Jax Book Fest 2019

Jacksonville’s literary event of the year will return on Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019! The Jax Book Fest is back for its third year in a row. The event—held at the Main Library in Downtown Jacksonville—features presentations and signings by authors of both national and local acclaim, book sales, children’s activities and more.

This year's headlining authors are R.L. Stine, international best-selling author of the Goosebumps series, and Mike Thalor, author of the Teacher from the Black Lagoon series.

Schedule:

Kids

Beaches Branch Library
Mar 1 2019 -
2:00pm to 3:30pm

Beaches Library Scrabble Club

Join fellow Scrabble lovers and play for the love of words. The library will provide boards and light refreshments. Sign up at the adult reference desk if interested. Call 904-241-1141 ext. 3

Webb Wesconnett Regional Library
Mar 12 2019 -
10:00am to 2:00pm

City's Veteran's Services Information Session

Are you a veteran? Are you sure you are receiving all your benefits? Please come talk to a Veterans Service representative from the City of Jacksonville. JPL50

Webb Wesconnett Regional Library
Apr 9 2019 -
10:00am to 2:00pm

City's Veteran's Services Information Session

Are you a veteran? Are you sure you are receiving all your benefits? Please come talk to a Veterans Service representative from the City of Jacksonville. JPL50

Webb Wesconnett Regional Library
Feb 12 2019 -
10:00am to 2:00pm

City's Veteran's Services Information Session

Are you a veteran? Are you sure you are receiving all your benefits? Please come talk to a Veterans Service representative from the City of Jacksonville. JPL50

Beaches Branch Library
Feb 15 2019 -
2:00pm to 3:30pm

Beaches Library Scrabble Club

Join fellow Scrabble lovers and play for the love of words. The library will provide boards and light refreshments. Sign up at the adult reference desk if interested. Call 904-241-1141 ext. 3

Regency Square Branch Library
Apr 16 2019 -
5:30pm to 7:30pm
Regency Square Branch Library
Feb 21 2019 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

R.L.Stine Goosebumps Movie Marathon

R.L. Stine is the featured author at the Jax Book Fest on Saturday, February 23rd. Get ready by watching BOTH Goosebumps movies on this night. Meet Slappy, the Garden Gnomes, Abominable Snowman and other scary creatures in these comedies based on the popular books series.
Goosebumps will start at 5 p.m.and Goosebumps 2 will start at 7 p.m.
Movies are rated PG. Event is free and open to the public.

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