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Title
Date
Thursday, August 24, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 24, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance will be limited.
Storytime1 Summer1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 24, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited*. Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Murray Hill Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 24, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Summer1
Storytime1
Location
Community Room A and B
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 24, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
This program is for children 0-5 years old with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, finger plays, nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 24, 2017
Time
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
This program is open to children from birth to 5 years of age with a parent or caregiver. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 24, 2017
Time
10:50 AM - 11:20 AM
Description
This program is open to children up to age 5 and their families. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 24, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance will be limited.
Storytime1 Summer1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 24, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Children's Area
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 24, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Computer access for homework and personal use is provided as well as card games, board games, and other activities. Library staff is on hand to provide assistance. Other1
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 24, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come join us to produce a variety of art that expresses your unique, creative side. With the aim to inspire in mind, supplies will differ each week so the outcome will never be the same. This is your chance to show the world what lies inside! Ages 6-12. Attendance is limited. This is a Ride to Read Program.
Artscrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 24, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 5:15 PM
Description
Learn the fundamentals of mindfulness meditation with your children! Improve your concentration, emotional regulation, and reduce stress!

kids ages 5-12 and their caregivers
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 24, 2017
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Test your architectural skills with an hour of building with Lego bricks! Join in optional challenges of build anything your imagination can create! For ages 6 – 12 Stem1
Location
Auditorium
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 24, 2017
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Utilizing an open-source beats production program and library equipment, participants will be able to create their own individualized beat-tracks (instrumentals). Music1
Location
Community Room
Library
Westbrook Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 24, 2017
Time
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Join us for our all ages game day! We have a board game to suit every interest and light refreshments. Free and open to the public.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 25, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Description
Dance Practice
Location
Community Room B
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 25, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM
Description
The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited. For children birth to five.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 25, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years old with a caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. An art activity follows storytime. There is a 50 person limit. Please check in at the Children's Department for a ticket.
Storytime1 ArtCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Room A & B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 25, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children 0 to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and explorations that that promote basic science skills including observation, comparison, and an exploration of the 5 senses while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing. Attendance is limited*.
Location
Community Room A
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 25, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
A short program for children birth to 5 years and their families. Join us for stories, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. Space is limited. Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 25, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. (Storytime1)
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 25, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Children engage in developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing the fine motor skills. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, cause/effect, and experimenting with different art implements. This program is for children 18-36 months with caregiver.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 25, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
A short lap-sit program for children from birth to walking with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child. Limited Attendance, no reservations or large groups.
Storytime1
Location
Hightower Children's Orientation Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 25, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
STORYTIME1
Location
Community Room
Library
Westbrook Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 25, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension.
Arts & Crafts or Open Play following program. Early literacy toys ranging from building blocks to dinosaurs will be made available. Caregivers must stay with children at all times. Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 25, 2017
Time
10:40 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
During this program participants are introduced to developmentally appropriate art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. For children birth to five.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 25, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1 ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 25, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:25 AM
Description
The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited. For children birth to five.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 25, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Limited attendance, no reservations or large groups.
Storytime1
Location
Terry Children's Theater
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 25, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Children engage in developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing the fine motor skills. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, cause/effect, and experimenting with different art implements. This program is for children 18-36 months with a caregiver. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 25, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. The class culminates in an interactive art exploration during which story time themes are further explored using various art techniques, tools, and materials at different stations. Attendance is limited. For children birth to five. Storytime1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 25, 2017
Time
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes activities that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. An art activity follows...
Location
Multipurpose Room A & B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 25, 2017
Time
11:25 AM - 11:50 AM
Description
During this program participants are introduced to developmentally appropriate art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. For children birth to five.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 25, 2017
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is open to children up to age 5 and their families. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. Limited Attendance, no reservations or large groups.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 25, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Computer access for homework and personal use is provided as well as card games, board games, and other activities. Library staff is on hand to provide assistance. Other1
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 25, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Are you interested in learning this valuable skill or honing your existing skills? Join us on the 2nd and 4th Friday of every month for fun typing games and lessons for any level. For ages 7-12. Stem1
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 26, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children ages 18 months to 3 years with an adult caregiver. It includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.(storytime1)
Location
Multipurpose Room B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 26, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
A short lap-sit program for children from birth to walking with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child. Limited Attendance, no reservations or large groups.
Storytime1
Location
Hightower Children's Orientation Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 26, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1 ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 26, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. Join us for stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.Storytime1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 26, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Limited attendance, no reservations or large groups.
Storytime1
Location
Terry Children's Theater
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 26, 2017
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is open to children up to age 5 and their families. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. Limited Attendance, no reservations or large groups.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 26, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Join us for all things fun on this Saturday afternoon! Each time, it will be something different and always a surprise presented by either our wonderful staff or Kiwanis volunteers. What will it be this time? Craft? Storytime? Games? Come and find out! Other1
Location
Children's Area
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 26, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
For children ages 5-7. This program features a short book discussion from the children's library and a related craft or activity. Meets the 4th Saturday of each month. Bookclub1
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 26, 2017
Time
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
What are we doing this Saturday? Come and find out as it's a Surprise! A Saturday Surprise! Whether it's storytime, crafts or games, it will always be fun. Join us on Saturdays for Saturday Surprise!
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 26, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Bring your log-in and join us in the E-Classroom for iReady Lab time!
Space is limited.
Stem1
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Monday, August 28, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Children ages 0-5 are introduced to art activities and structured play activities that promote pre-literacy skills. Techniques promote cooperation and creative expression in a fun, supportive environment.
Location
Children's Area
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, August 28, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, August 28, 2017
Time
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
This program is open to children from birth to 5 years of age with a parent or caregiver. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, August 28, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Computer access for homework and personal use is provided as well as card games, board games, and other activities. Library staff is on hand to provide assistance. Other1
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. Join us for stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. The class culminates in an interactive art exploration during which story time themes are further explored using various art techniques, tools, and materials at different stations. Attendance is limited. For children birth to five.
ArtsCrafts1
Storytime1
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited*. Storytime1
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 10:55 AM
Description
This program is for children 0 to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This English/Spanish program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. (Storytime1)
Location
Multipurpose Room A
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
Time
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. Join us for a short craft to promote prewriting skills and creativity.ArtsCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
A short program for babies and toddlers with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. Storytime1 ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
This program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. The class culminates in an interactive art exploration during which story time themes are further explored using various art techniques, tools, and materials at different stations. Attendance is limited. For children birth to five.
ArtsCrafts1
Storytime1
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes structured play and activities which promote pre-literacy skills. Join us as we play, learn and laugh. Other1
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
Time
11:05 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children 0 to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Computer access for homework and personal use is provided as well as card games, board games, and other activities. Library staff is on hand to provide assistance. Other1
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
Time
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Join us as we honor Jacksonville's Sister City, Changwon, South Korea with a fascinating Korean martial arts demonstration by Yeshá Ministries Taekwondo! Free and open to the public, no registration necessary. culturalfusion1
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM
Description
Parents As Sensory Storytellers for babies and toddlers starts with a sensory play experience for babies and toddlers and transitions to a Stories for Toddlers program for children who are walking to 36 months and their caregiver. This program will include sensory and social play experiences, stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension.(Storytime1)
Location
Room A and B
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Storytime1
Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Maxville Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension.
Arts & Crafts or Open Play following program. Early literacy toys ranging from building blocks to dinosaurs will be made available. Caregivers must stay with children at all times. Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Time
10:40 AM - 11:10 AM
Description
Parents As Sensory Storytellers for babies and toddlers starts with a sensory play experience for babies and toddlers and transitions to a Stories for Toddlers program for children who are walking to 36 months and their caregiver. This program will include sensory and social play experiences, stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension.(Storytime1)
Location
Room A and B
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This engaging storytime incorporates the six pre-literacy skills that help children get ready for school. This program includes stories, finger plays, and crafts. For children ages birth to 5 accompanied by their grown-up.Storytime1.Summer1.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Graham Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Children engage in developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing the fine motor skills. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, cause/effect, and experimenting with different art implements. This program is for children 18-36 months with a caregiver. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Time
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Description
Come join us to produce a variety of art that expresses your unique, creative side. With the aim to inspire in mind, supplies will differ each week so the outcome will never be the same. This is your chance to show the world what lies inside! Ages 6-12. Attendance is limited. This is a Ride to Read Program.
Artscrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Time
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Join us in the Children's Department for some after school fun! Each week we will feature different crafts, games, or other fun activities. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
We'll supply the tools, you create the art! School age children are invited to participate in a hands on art project that promotes creative thinking and expression. Artsandcrafts1
Location
Public Meeting Room A
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Invent, design, and build with LEGOs at this fun and creative program for children ages 5-12. Younger children may attend with adult supervision. LEGOs are provided.
Stem1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
This program is great for kids and beginner learners of origami. Some techniques are simple enough for young ones to make with little or no help while others may require some assistance. And if they've outgrown basic paper folding they are welcomed to try something more challenging.
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
For school age children. Join us in the children's department for something new to do on early dismissal Wednesdays! Games1
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
School Agers and Tweens join us in creating cool crafts, playing board games, or other fun activities every DCPS Early Release Wednesday starting @ 3:30 p.m.! Kids ages 5- 12. ArtsCrafts1 Gaming1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come celebrate everyone’s favorite building blocks with a special hour of fun. Join us for an informative presentation and building challenge.
Tickets may be picked up from the Children’s Reference Desk 15 minutes before the start of the program.
For ages 12 and under. Age appropriate block sizes will be provided.
Other1
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Here ye! Here ye! Young adventurers, join us in the meeting room to learn about dragons! Listen to dragon tales, and make a ferocious dragon. Ages 5-12. STEAM1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Murray Hill Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 31, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 31, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance will be limited.
Storytime1 Summer1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 31, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited*. Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Murray Hill Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 31, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Summer1
Storytime1
Location
Community Room A and B
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 31, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Summer1
Storytime1
Location
Community Room A and B
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 31, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
This program is for children 0-5 years old with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, finger plays, nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 31, 2017
Time
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
This program is open to children from birth to 5 years of age with a parent or caregiver. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 31, 2017
Time
10:50 AM - 11:25 AM
Description
The learning continues! Each week, we will offer a free play opportunity for parents and children to play, learn and laugh! Other1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 31, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance will be limited.
Storytime1 Summer1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 31, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Children's Area
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 31, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Computer access for homework and personal use is provided as well as card games, board games, and other activities. Library staff is on hand to provide assistance. Other1
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 31, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come join us to produce a variety of art that expresses your unique, creative side. With the aim to inspire in mind, supplies will differ each week so the outcome will never be the same. This is your chance to show the world what lies inside! Ages 6-12. Attendance is limited. This is a Ride to Read Program.
Artscrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 31, 2017
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Join us for an hour of creativity where you’ll make art based on the day’s theme. We’ll provide the supplies, you supply the imagination! For ages 6 – 12 Stem1 ArtsCrafts1
Location
Auditorium
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 31, 2017
Time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Come out and play board games at the library! Bring your own games or play games provided by the library. Bring your own friends or make new ones today!

All ages are welcome; please be sure the games you bring are family-friendly!
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 01, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Description
Dance Practice
Location
Community Room B
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 01, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM
Description
The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited. For children birth to five.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 01, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years old with a caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. An art activity follows storytime. There is a 50 person limit. Please check in at the Children's Department for a ticket.
Storytime1 ArtCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Room A & B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 01, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. (Storytime1)
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 01, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
A short program for children birth to 5 years and their families. Join us for stories, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. Space is limited. Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 01, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
STORYTIME1
Location
Community Room
Library
Westbrook Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 01, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension.
Arts & Crafts or Open Play following program. Early literacy toys ranging from building blocks to dinosaurs will be made available. Caregivers must stay with children at all times. Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 01, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
This program is for children 0 to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and explorations that that promote basic science skills including observation, comparison, and an exploration of the 5 senses while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing. Attendance is limited*.
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 01, 2017
Time
10:40 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
During this program participants are introduced to developmentally appropriate art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. For children birth to five.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 01, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1 ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 01, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:25 AM
Description
The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited. For children birth to five.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 01, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Children engage in developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing the fine motor skills. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, cause/effect, and experimenting with different art implements. This program is for children 18-36 months with a caregiver. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 01, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. The class culminates in an interactive art exploration during which story time themes are further explored using various art techniques, tools, and materials at different stations. Attendance is limited. For children birth to five. Storytime1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 01, 2017
Time
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Description
This program is for children 0-5 years with adult. Our program includes songs, stories and musical instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.Other1
Location
Community Room A and B
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 01, 2017
Time
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years old with a caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension.There is a 50 person limit. Please check in at the Children's Department for a ticket.
Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Room A & B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 01, 2017
Time
11:25 AM - 11:50 AM
Description
During this program participants are introduced to developmentally appropriate art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. For children birth to five.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 01, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Computer access for homework and personal use is provided as well as card games, board games, and other activities. Library staff is on hand to provide assistance. Other1
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 01, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
First Friday Book Club!
This month we're reading Chris Grabenstein's book "Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library." Get the book now and join us on the first Friday to talk about the book and what it all means. Join in with crafts, games and discussions!
Location
Community Room A
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 01, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Learn how computer programs work or how to create an app through a series of games and video tutorials. For ages 7 – 12. HourOfCode1 Stem1
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 02, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Weekly Small Group Meetings
Location
Conference Room
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 02, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is open to children up to age 5 and their families. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. Space is limited.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 02, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children ages 18 months to 3 years with an adult caregiver. It includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.(storytime1)
Location
Multipurpose Room B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 02, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
A short lap-sit program for children from birth to walking with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child. Limited Attendance, no reservations or large groups.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 02, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join us the first Saturday of each month for a fun and easy craft.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 02, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1 ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 02, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
For children of all ages. Come to the children's department to share some love and read a book with local therapy dogs, Trey and Shelley. Other1
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 02, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. Join us for stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.Storytime1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 02, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Join us for all things fun on this Saturday afternoon! Each time, it will be something different and always a surprise presented by either our wonderful staff or Kiwanis volunteers. What will it be this time? Craft? Storytime? Games? Come and find out! Other1
Location
Children's Area
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 02, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
For School Age Children. This program will feature crafts and activities related to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. Come join us for some fun experiments and unique challenges! STEM1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 02, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come celebrate everyone’s favorite building blocks with a special hour of fun. Join us for an informative presentation and building challenge.
Tickets may be picked up from the Children’s Reference Desk 15 minutes before the start of the program.
For ages 12 and under. Age appropriate block sizes will be provided.
Other1
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 02, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Beginners and experts are invited to join us for an afternoon of crochet. All materials are supplied. Everyone Welcome!Other1
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 02, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Bring your log-in and join us in the E-Classroom for iReady Lab time!
Space is limited.
Stem1
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 05, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. Join us for stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 05, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. The class culminates in an interactive art exploration during which story time themes are further explored using various art techniques, tools, and materials at different stations. Attendance is limited. For children birth to five.
ArtsCrafts1
Storytime1
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 05, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 10:55 AM
Description
This program is for children 0 to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 05, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited*. Storytime1
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 05, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
A short lapsit program from birth to walking with an adult caregiver. This program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interaction between parent and child. Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Room A
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 05, 2017
Time
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. Join us for a short craft to promote prewriting skills and creativity.ArtsCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 05, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
A short program for babies and toddlers with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. Storytime1 ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 05, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
This program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. The class culminates in an interactive art exploration during which story time themes are further explored using various art techniques, tools, and materials at different stations. Attendance is limited. For children birth to five.
ArtsCrafts1
Storytime1
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 05, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is open to children from birth to 5 years of age with a parent or caregiver. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. ArtCraft1
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 05, 2017
Time
11:05 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children 0 to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 05, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Computer access for homework and personal use is provided as well as card games, board games, and other activities. Library staff is on hand to provide assistance. Other1
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 05, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Children ages 6 and older are invited to come draw, paint, and learn about art history. Art Club will help to promote creative thinking and creative expression with open-ended projects inspired by famous works from art history.
Art Club meets on the first Tuesday of every month. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 05, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Test your architectural skills with an hour of building with Lego bricks! Join in optional challenges of build anything your imagination can create! For ages 6 – 12 Stem1
Library
Maxville Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 06, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM
Description
Parents As Sensory Storytellers for babies and toddlers starts with a sensory play experience for babies and toddlers and transitions to a Stories for Toddlers program for children who are walking to 36 months and their caregiver. This program will include sensory and social play experiences, stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension.(Storytime1)
Location
Room A and B
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 06, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Storytime1
Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Maxville Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 06, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
PASS Stories for Babies – Parents As Sensory Storytellers for babies begins with Stories for Babies lap-sit program for children from birth to walking and their caregiver. This program will include rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child. The program then transitions to a sensory experience for babies, toddlers, and their caregivers to promote sensory and social play. Storytime 1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 06, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension.
Arts & Crafts or Open Play following program. Early literacy toys ranging from building blocks to dinosaurs will be made available. Caregivers must stay with children at all times. Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 06, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This engaging storytime incorporates the six pre-literacy skills that help children get ready for school. This program includes stories, finger plays, and crafts. For children ages birth to 5 accompanied by their grown-up.Storytime1.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 06, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Graham Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 06, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Children engage in developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing the fine motor skills. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, cause/effect, and experimenting with different art implements. This program is for children 18-36 months with a caregiver. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 06, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
PASS Stories for Toddlers – Parents As Sensory Storytellers for toddlers starts with a sensory play experience for babies and toddlers and transitions to a Stories for Toddlers program for children who are walking to 36 months and their caregiver. This program will include sensory and social play experiences, stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. Storytime 1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 06, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Join us for a monthly creative art program. Kids will be encouraged to be creative while learning about art techniques, artists and art appreciation. ArtsCrafts1
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 06, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
:
Please join us for Mr. Paul's Painting program. During this program, children ages 5-12 are introduced to developmentally appropriate painting activities that promote creative interpretation and expression. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 07, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 07, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance will be limited.
Storytime1 Summer1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 07, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited*. Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Murray Hill Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 07, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Summer1
Storytime1
Location
Community Room A and B
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 07, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
This program is for children 0-5 years old with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, finger plays, nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 07, 2017
Time
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
This program is open to children from birth to 5 years of age with a parent or caregiver. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 07, 2017
Time
10:50 AM - 11:20 AM
Description
This program is open to children up to age 5 and their families. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 07, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance will be limited.
Storytime1 Summer1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 07, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Children's Area
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 07, 2017
Time
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Join us for a craft activity after storytime.Storytime1
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 07, 2017
Time
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited*. Storytime1
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 07, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Computer access for homework and personal use is provided as well as card games, board games, and other activities. Library staff is on hand to provide assistance. Other1
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 07, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:45 PM
Description
Join us for a showing of the Neverending Story (PG) in the Teen Room.
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 07, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
One hour program for ages 6-12 year olds to play and enjoy chess. Basic knowledge of chess needed. Sign up day of program. (Games1)
Location
Children's Room
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 07, 2017
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Are you preparing to do a science fair? Looking for inspiration or help along the way? Great! Join library staff as we take you through the whole project (including a fun sample experiment!) and guide you to a variety useful library resources. Research1
Location
Auditorium
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 07, 2017
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Meeting
Location
Conference Room
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 08, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Description
Dance Practice
Location
Community Room B
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 08, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
The Global Cardboard Challenge
is an opportunity for kids to build
whatever they can dream up out
of cardboard, recycled materials
and imagination!
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Graham Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 08, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM
Description
The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited. For children birth to five.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 08, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years old with a caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. An art activity follows storytime. There is a 50 person limit. Please check in at the Children's Department for a ticket.
Storytime1 ArtCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Room A & B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 08, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. (Storytime1)
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 08, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
A short program for children birth to 5 years and their families. Join us for stories, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. Space is limited. Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 08, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
STORYTIME1
Location
Community Room
Library
Westbrook Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 08, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension.
Arts & Crafts or Open Play following program. Early literacy toys ranging from building blocks to dinosaurs will be made available. Caregivers must stay with children at all times. Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 08, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
This program is for children 0 to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and explorations that that promote basic science skills including observation, comparison, and an exploration of the 5 senses while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing. Attendance is limited*.
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 08, 2017
Time
10:40 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
During this program participants are introduced to developmentally appropriate art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. For children birth to five.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 08, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1 ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 08, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:25 AM
Description
The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited. For children birth to five.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 08, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Children engage in developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing the fine motor skills. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, cause/effect, and experimenting with different art implements. This program is for children 18-36 months with a caregiver. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 08, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. The class culminates in an interactive art exploration during which story time themes are further explored using various art techniques, tools, and materials at different stations. Attendance is limited. For children birth to five. Storytime1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 08, 2017
Time
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Description
This program is for children 0-5 years with adult. Our program includes songs, stories and musical instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.Other1
Location
Community Room A and B
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 08, 2017
Time
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years old with a caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension.There is a 50 person limit. Please check in at the Children's Department for a ticket.
Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Room A & B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 08, 2017
Time
11:25 AM - 11:50 AM
Description
During this program participants are introduced to developmentally appropriate art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. For children birth to five.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 08, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Science Fair Help
Are you preparing to do a science fair? Looking for inspiration or help along the way? Great! Join library staff as we take you through the whole project (including a fun sample experiment!) and guide you to a variety useful library resources.
Research1
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 08, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Reading Buddies is a weekly program that allows school-age students to work one-on-one with a teen volunteer to help boost reading skills such as fluency and comprehension. Once each week, a Big Buddy and a Little Buddy pair read together. The Big Buddy’s job is to be a coach and role model whose love of books is contagious — and maybe even life-changing — for the Little Buddy. ReadingBuddies1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 08, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Are you interested in learning this valuable skill or honing your existing skills? Join us on the 2nd and 4th Friday of every month for fun typing games and lessons for any level. For ages 7-12. Stem1
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 09, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Weekly Small Group Meetings
Location
Conference Room
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 09, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
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.

Library: Graham Branch Library
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Graham Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 09, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
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.
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 09, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
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.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Murray Hill Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 09, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children ages 18 months to 3 years with an adult caregiver. It includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.(storytime1)
Location
Multipurpose Room B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 09, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
A short lap-sit program for children from birth to walking with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child. Limited Attendance, no reservations or large groups.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 09, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1 ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 09, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
You want to cosplay, but you’re not sure where to start. Let us help you! Join Bold City Cosplay for our Cosplay 101 Workshop. Whether you are just starting out or you’ve been showing off your creativeness for years, this workshop has something for you. With topics like “Who Can Cosplay?”, “How to Find the Best Convention Ticket Deals”, and “Anti-Bullying”, you are sure to learn something new. Our open discussion allows for those who are new to cosplay to ask questions while the seasoned attendees share advice and suggestions. You will also get a hands-on look at some of the amazing props created by our team. This workshop is family-friendly and open to all ages
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 09, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
For children ages 5-7. This program features a short book discussion from the children's library and a related craft or activity. Meets the 2nd Saturday of each month. Bookclub1
Location
Conference Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 09, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. Join us for stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.Storytime1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 09, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Join us for all things fun on this Saturday afternoon! Each time, it will be something different and always a surprise presented by either our wonderful staff or Kiwanis volunteers. What will it be this time? Craft? Storytime? Games? Come and find out! Other1
Location
Children's Area
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 09, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
For children of all ages. Come to the children's department to share some love and read a book with local therapy dogs, Diva and Tenor. Other1
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 09, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
In celebration of Grandparent's Day, we will present a special
musical performance by the students of the performing arts at
"Players by the Sea" All ages welcome! JPL50
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 09, 2017
Time
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
What are we doing this Saturday? Come and find out as it's a Surprise! A Saturday Surprise! Whether it's storytime, crafts or games, it will always be fun. Join us on Saturdays for Saturday Surprise!
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 09, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us as we welcome Jasper, a therapy dog who loves to listen to children read. Bring the kids and let them practice their reading skills with a patient and loving therapy dog. For children ages 12 and under. Other1
Location
Puppet Theater
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 09, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Young adventurers, join us as we travel back to ancient Greece. We will meet the original party animals: the satyrs and make our very own pan pipes. Ages 5-12. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Murray Hill Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 09, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Bring your log-in and join us in the E-Classroom for iReady Lab time!
Space is limited.
Stem1
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Monday, September 11, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, September 11, 2017
Time
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
This program is open to children from birth to 5 years of age with a parent or caregiver. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, September 11, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Computer access for homework and personal use is provided as well as card games, board games, and other activities. Library staff is on hand to provide assistance. Other1
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. Join us for stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. The class culminates in an interactive art exploration during which story time themes are further explored using various art techniques, tools, and materials at different stations. Attendance is limited. For children birth to five.
ArtsCrafts1
Storytime1
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 10:55 AM
Description
This program is for children 0 to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited*. Storytime1
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
A short lapsit program from birth to walking with an adult caregiver. This program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interaction between parent and child. Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Room A
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Time
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. Join us for a short craft to promote prewriting skills and creativity.ArtsCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
A short program for babies and toddlers with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. Storytime1 ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
This program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. The class culminates in an interactive art exploration during which story time themes are further explored using various art techniques, tools, and materials at different stations. Attendance is limited. For children birth to five.
ArtsCrafts1
Storytime1
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is open to children from birth to 5 years of age with a parent or caregiver. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. ArtCraft1
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Time
11:05 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children 0 to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Storytime1
Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Maxville Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
PASS Stories for Babies – Parents As Sensory Storytellers for babies begins with Stories for Babies lap-sit program for children from birth to walking and their caregiver. This program will include rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child. The program then transitions to a sensory experience for babies, toddlers, and their caregivers to promote sensory and social play. Storytime 1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension.
Arts & Crafts or Open Play following program. Early literacy toys ranging from building blocks to dinosaurs will be made available. Caregivers must stay with children at all times. Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This engaging storytime incorporates the six pre-literacy skills that help children get ready for school. This program includes stories, finger plays, and crafts. For children ages birth to 5 accompanied by their grown-up.Storytime1.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Graham Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Children engage in developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing the fine motor skills. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, cause/effect, and experimenting with different art implements. This program is for children 18-36 months with a caregiver. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
PASS Stories for Toddlers – Parents As Sensory Storytellers for toddlers starts with a sensory play experience for babies and toddlers and transitions to a Stories for Toddlers program for children who are walking to 36 months and their caregiver. This program will include sensory and social play experiences, stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. Storytime 1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Time
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Who needs fancy electronic games when board games are much more fun! Today is the day to turn off the Roblox and Minecraft and try out Monopoly, Clue, Checkers, and all the other board games the library has to offer.
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Time
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Join us in the Children's Department for some after school fun! we'll be celebrating Roald Dahl's 101st birthday! We'll be creating some dreams and making some sweet treats! ArtsCrafts1
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us as we welcome Jasper, a therapy dog who loves to listen to children read. Bring the kids and let them practice their reading skills with a patient and loving therapy dog. This program is for kids ages 5-12. Other1
Location
Conference Room
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
The Science Fair Help 2017 program will give students tools through which they can use JPL’s resources to find experiments and information, while increasing students’ information literacy and technology skills. Research1
Location
Community Room
Library
Westbrook Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Are you preparing to do a science fair? Looking for inspiration or help along the way? Great! Join library staff as we take you through the whole project (including a fun sample experiment!) and guide you through a variety of useful library resources. Research1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us for a fun-filled paper airplane science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics (S.T.E.A.M.) program. You'll learn how to fold your own flying airplane and test how far it can go. Open to school age children ages 5-12. This program is one you won't want to miss!
STEM1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Are you preparing to do a science fair? Looking for inspiration or help along the way? Great! Join library staff as we take you through the whole project (including a fun sample experiment!) and guide you to a variety useful library resources. Research1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
A school age program where youth create with legos (Stem)
Location
Multipurpose Room A & B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Are you preparing to do a science fair? Looking for inspiration or help along the way? Great! Join library staff as we take you through the whole project (including a fun sample experiment!) and guide you to a variety useful library resources.
For ages 5-12.
Tickets may be picked up from the Children’s Reference Desk 30 minutes before the start of the program.
Research1
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Are you preparing to do a history fair? Looking for inspiration or help along the way? Great! Join library staff as we take you through the whole project (including a fun sample experiment!) and guide you to a variety useful library resources. Research1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance will be limited.
Storytime1 Summer1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited*. Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Murray Hill Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Summer1
Storytime1
Location
Community Room A and B
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
This program is for children 0-5 years old with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, finger plays, nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Time
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
This program is open to children from birth to 5 years of age with a parent or caregiver. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Time
10:50 AM - 11:25 AM
Description
The learning continues! Each week, we will offer a free play opportunity for parents and children to play, learn and laugh! Other1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance will be limited.
Storytime1 Summer1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Children's Area
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Time
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Join us for a craft activity after storytime.Storytime1
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Time
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited*. Storytime1
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Computer access for homework and personal use is provided as well as card games, board games, and other activities. Library staff is on hand to provide assistance. Other1
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Are you preparing to do a science fair? Looking for inspiration or help along the way? Great! Join library staff as we take you through the whole project (including a fun sample experiment!) and guide you to a variety useful library resources. Research1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Graham Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Bring your log-in and join us in the E-Classroom for I-Ready Lab time! Space is limited. Stem1
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Come flex your critical thinking skills with fun activities and challenges that focus on one of the S.T.E.A.M. concepts of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, or Math! For ages 6 – 12 Stem1
Location
Auditorium
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Time
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Join us as we honor Jacksonville's Sister City, Changwon, South Korea with a fascinating Korean martial arts demonstration by Yeshá Ministries Taekwondo! Free and open to the public, no registration necessary. culturalfusion1
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 15, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Description
Dance Practice
Location
Community Room B
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 15, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM
Description
The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited. For children birth to five.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 15, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years old with a caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. An art activity follows storytime. There is a 50 person limit. Please check in at the Children's Department for a ticket.
Storytime1 ArtCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Room A & B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 15, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. (Storytime1)
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 15, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
A short program for children birth to 5 years and their families. Join us for stories, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. Space is limited. Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 15, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
STORYTIME1
Location
Community Room
Library
Westbrook Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 15, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension.
Arts & Crafts or Open Play following program. Early literacy toys ranging from building blocks to dinosaurs will be made available. Caregivers must stay with children at all times. Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 15, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
This program is for children 0 to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and explorations that that promote basic science skills including observation, comparison, and an exploration of the 5 senses while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing. Attendance is limited*.
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 15, 2017
Time
10:40 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
During this program participants are introduced to developmentally appropriate art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. For children birth to five.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 15, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1 ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 15, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:25 AM
Description
The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited. For children birth to five.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 15, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Children engage in developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing the fine motor skills. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, cause/effect, and experimenting with different art implements. This program is for children 18-36 months with a caregiver. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 15, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. The class culminates in an interactive art exploration during which story time themes are further explored using various art techniques, tools, and materials at different stations. Attendance is limited. For children birth to five. Storytime1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 15, 2017
Time
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Description
This program is for children 0-5 years with adult. Our program includes songs, stories and musical instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.Other1
Location
Community Room A and B
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 15, 2017
Time
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years old with a caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension.There is a 50 person limit. Please check in at the Children's Department for a ticket.
Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Room A & B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 15, 2017
Time
11:25 AM - 11:50 AM
Description
During this program participants are introduced to developmentally appropriate art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. For children birth to five.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 15, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Reading Buddies is a weekly program that allows school-age students to work one-on-one with a teen volunteer to help boost reading skills such as fluency and comprehension. Once each week, a Big Buddy and a Little Buddy pair read together. The Big Buddy’s job is to be a coach and role model whose love of books is contagious — and maybe even life-changing — for the Little Buddy. ReadingBuddies1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 15, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
reserved for a school age program
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 15, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Learn how computer programs work or how to create an app through a series of games and video tutorials. For ages 7 – 12. HourOfCode1 Stem1
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 16, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Weekly Small Group Meetings
Location
Conference Room
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 16, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children ages 18 months to 3 years with an adult caregiver. It includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.(storytime1)
Location
Multipurpose Room B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 16, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
A short lap-sit program for children from birth to walking with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child. Limited Attendance, no reservations or large groups.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 16, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1 ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 16, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. Join us for stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.Storytime1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 16, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Take part in hands-on, minds-on exploration of science, technology, engineering 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! Join us in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, as we play math games from Mexico and Spain. You’ll be sure to have fun as you juego! For children ages 5 – 12. STEM1 Hispanic1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 16, 2017
Time
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Description
Reading Buddies is a weekly program that allows school-age students to work one-on-one with a teen volunteer to help boost reading skills such as fluency and comprehension. Once each week, a Big Buddy and a Little Buddy pair to read together. The Big Buddy’s job is to be a mentor, coach and role model to foster the little buddy's love of reading! A love of books is contagious — and maybe even life-changing — for both Buddies.
Pre-registration required, request registration forms at the Argyle Reference Desk and / or Children's department ReadingBuddies1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 16, 2017
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Join us for all things fun on this Saturday afternoon! Each time, it will be something different and always a surprise presented by either our wonderful staff or Kiwanis volunteers. What will it be this time? Craft? Storytime? Games? Come and find out! Other1
Location
Children's Area
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 16, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
For children ages 7-12. This program features a short book discussion from the children's library and a related craft or activity. Meets the 3rd Saturday of each month. Bookclub1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 16, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Are you preparing to do a science fair? Looking for inspiration or help along the way? Great! Join library staff as we take you through the whole project (including a fun sample experiment!) and guide you to a variety useful library resources. Research1
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 16, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Are you preparing to do a science fair? Looking for inspiration or help along the way? Great! Join library staff as we take you through the whole project (including a fun sample experiment!) and guide you through a variety of useful library resources. STEM1
Location
Room D
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 16, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Beginners and experts are invited to join us for an afternoon of crochet. All materials are supplied. Everyone Welcome!Other1
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 16, 2017
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Are you preparing to do a science fair? Looking for inspiration or help along the way? Great! Join library staff as we take you through the whole project (including a fun sample experiment!) and guide you to a variety useful library resources.
For ages 5-12.
Tickets may be picked up from the Children’s Reference Desk 30 minutes before the start of the program.
Research1
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, September 16, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Bring your log-in and join us in the E-Classroom for iReady Lab time!
Space is limited.
Stem1
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Monday, September 18, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, September 18, 2017
Time
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
This program is open to children from birth to 5 years of age with a parent or caregiver. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, September 18, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Computer access for homework and personal use is provided as well as card games, board games, and other activities. Library staff is on hand to provide assistance. Other1
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, September 18, 2017
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Join us for this exciting new program where children learn about fun topics; try hand-on projects and meet special community guests. For ages 6-12. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. Join us for stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. The class culminates in an interactive art exploration during which story time themes are further explored using various art techniques, tools, and materials at different stations. Attendance is limited. For children birth to five.
ArtsCrafts1
Storytime1
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 10:55 AM
Description
This program is for children 0 to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited*. Storytime1
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
A short lapsit program from birth to walking with an adult caregiver. This program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interaction between parent and child. Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Room A
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Time
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. Join us for a short craft to promote prewriting skills and creativity.ArtsCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
A short program for babies and toddlers with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. Storytime1 ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
This program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. The class culminates in an interactive art exploration during which story time themes are further explored using various art techniques, tools, and materials at different stations. Attendance is limited. For children birth to five.
ArtsCrafts1
Storytime1
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is open to children from birth to 5 years of age with a parent or caregiver. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. ArtCraft1
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Time
11:05 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children 0 to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Are you preparing to do a science fair? Looking for inspiration or help along the way? Great! Join library staff as we take you through the whole project (including a fun sample experiment!) and guide you to a variety useful library resources. Research1
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Test your architectural skills with an hour of building with Lego bricks! Join in optional challenges of build anything your imagination can create! For ages 6 – 12 Stem1
Library
Maxville Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM
Description
Parents As Sensory Storytellers for babies and toddlers starts with a sensory play experience for babies and toddlers and transitions to a Stories for Toddlers program for children who are walking to 36 months and their caregiver. This program will include sensory and social play experiences, stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension.(Storytime1)
Location
Room A and B
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Storytime1
Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Maxville Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
PASS Stories for Babies – Parents As Sensory Storytellers for babies begins with Stories for Babies lap-sit program for children from birth to walking and their caregiver. This program will include rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child. The program then transitions to a sensory experience for babies, toddlers, and their caregivers to promote sensory and social play. Storytime 1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension.
Arts & Crafts or Open Play following program. Early literacy toys ranging from building blocks to dinosaurs will be made available. Caregivers must stay with children at all times. Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Time
10:40 AM - 11:10 AM
Description
Parents As Sensory Storytellers for babies and toddlers starts with a sensory play experience for babies and toddlers and transitions to a Stories for Toddlers program for children who are walking to 36 months and their caregiver. This program will include sensory and social play experiences, stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension.(Storytime1)
Location
Room A and B
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This engaging storytime incorporates the six pre-literacy skills that help children get ready for school. This program includes stories, finger plays, and crafts. For children ages birth to 5 accompanied by their grown-up.Storytime1.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Graham Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Children engage in developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing the fine motor skills. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, cause/effect, and experimenting with different art implements. This program is for children 18-36 months with a caregiver. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
PASS Stories for Toddlers – Parents As Sensory Storytellers for toddlers starts with a sensory play experience for babies and toddlers and transitions to a Stories for Toddlers program for children who are walking to 36 months and their caregiver. This program will include sensory and social play experiences, stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. Storytime 1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Participate in the Global Cardboard Challenge at your local library by using engineering skills and your imagination.
The Global Cardboard Challenge is a worldwide celebration of child creativity and the role communities can play in fostering it. STEM1
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
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Please join us for Mr. Paul's Painting program. During this program, children ages 5-12 are introduced to developmentally appropriate painting activities that promote creative interpretation and expression. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Are you preparing to do a science fair? Looking for inspiration or help along the way? Great! Join library staff as we take you through the whole project (including a fun sample experiment!) and guide you to a variety useful library resources. Research1
Location
Community Room A
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come celebrate everyone’s favorite building blocks with a special hour of fun. Join us for an informative presentation and building challenge.
Tickets may be picked up from the Children’s Reference Desk 15 minutes before the start of the program.
For ages 12 and under. Age appropriate block sizes will be provided.
Other1
Location
Community Room B
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Tired of slowly typing away at your keyboard? Interested in learning more about keyboarding or honing your existing skills? Then join us as we utilize a typing game where you learn about home keys and how to increase your touch typing literacy! Recommended for children ages 8-12.
Location
E-Classroom
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Test your building skills as you make your own amazing LEGO stories. Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month by learning about Pura Belpre and help us create our own bilingual mini-library. All materials will be provided, just bring your creativity and excitement. This program will be limited to 25 participants. For children ages 5-12.
STEM1 Hispanic1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
In recognition of Hispanic Heritage Month, we will screen "The Book of Life," an animated family film about "a young man who is torn between fulfilling the expectations of his family and following his heart. Before choosing which path to follow, he embarks on an incredible adventure that spans three fantastical worlds where he must face his greatest fears." Refreshments provided!
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Time
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Join us at our first "F.A.B.ulous" event showcasing art and culture at the Beaches Branch Library. Participants in our kickoff are: Dr. G.W. Reynolds III, local author of the Jetty Man series, The Jacksonville Acoustic Folk Music group, with art by members of the Salt Air Society. We will also have refreshments and family & children's activities.No "Shushing" in the library from 6:30-8:30p.m.

Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Time
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Join us at our first "F.A.B.ulous" event showcasing art and culture at the Beaches Branch Library. Participants in our kickoff are: Dr. G.W. Reynolds III, local author of the Jetty Man series, The Jacksonville Acoustic Folk Music group, with art by members of the Salt Air Society. We will also have refreshments and family & children's activities. No "Shushing" in the library from 6:30-8:30p.m.

Location
Conference Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 21, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 21, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance will be limited.
Storytime1 Summer1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 21, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited*. Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Murray Hill Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 21, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Summer1
Storytime1
Location
Community Room A and B
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 21, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
This program is for children 0-5 years old with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, finger plays, nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 21, 2017
Time
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
This program is open to children from birth to 5 years of age with a parent or caregiver. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 21, 2017
Time
10:50 AM - 11:20 AM
Description
This program is open to children up to age 5 and their families. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 21, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance will be limited.
Storytime1 Summer1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 21, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Children's Area
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 21, 2017
Time
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Join us for a craft activity after storytime.Storytime1
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 21, 2017
Time
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited*. Storytime1
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 21, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
The library will be transformed for an evening of games, workshops, demonstrations, meet-ups, art projects and more. Learn a new craft, make new friends and Turn It UP.
Location
Community Room A & B
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 21, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Are you preparing to do a science fair? Looking for inspiration or help along the way? Great! Join library staff as we take you through the whole project (including a fun sample experiment!) and guide you to a variety useful library resources. Research1
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 21, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Test your building skills as you Make your own amazing LEGO stories! Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month by learning about Pura Belpré and help us create our own bilingual mini-library. All materials will be provided, just bring your creativity and excitement. This program will be limited to 25 participants. For children ages 5 – 12. STEM1 Hispanic1
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 21, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
One hour program for ages 6-12 year olds to play and enjoy chess. Basic knowledge of chess needed. Sign up day of program. (Games1)
Location
Children's Room
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 21, 2017
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Test your architectural skills with an hour of building with Lego bricks! Join in optional challenges of build anything your imagination can create! For ages 6 – 12 Stem1
Location
Auditorium
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, September 21, 2017
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Meeting
Location
Conference Room
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 22, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Description
Dance Practice
Location
Community Room B
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 22, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM
Description
The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited. For children birth to five.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 22, 2017
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years old with a caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. An art activity follows storytime. There is a 50 person limit. Please check in at the Children's Department for a ticket.
Storytime1 ArtCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Room A & B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 22, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. (Storytime1)
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 22, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
A short program for children birth to 5 years and their families. Join us for stories, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. Space is limited. Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 22, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
STORYTIME1
Location
Community Room
Library
Westbrook Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 22, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension.
Arts & Crafts or Open Play following program. Early literacy toys ranging from building blocks to dinosaurs will be made available. Caregivers must stay with children at all times. Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 22, 2017
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
This program is for children 0 to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and explorations that that promote basic science skills including observation, comparison, and an exploration of the 5 senses while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing. Attendance is limited*.
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 22, 2017
Time
10:40 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
During this program participants are introduced to developmentally appropriate art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. For children birth to five.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 22, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1 ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 22, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:25 AM
Description
The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited. For children birth to five.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 22, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Children engage in developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing the fine motor skills. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, cause/effect, and experimenting with different art implements. This program is for children 18-36 months with a caregiver. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 22, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. The class culminates in an interactive art exploration during which story time themes are further explored using various art techniques, tools, and materials at different stations. Attendance is limited. For children birth to five. Storytime1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 22, 2017
Time
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Description
This program is for children 0-5 years with adult. Our program includes songs, stories and musical instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.other1
Location
Community Room A and B
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 22, 2017
Time
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years old with a caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension.There is a 50 person limit. Please check in at the Children's Department for a ticket.
Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Room A & B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 22, 2017
Time
11:25 AM - 11:50 AM
Description
During this program participants are introduced to developmentally appropriate art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. For children birth to five.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 22, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Computer access for homework and personal use is provided as well as card games, board games, and other activities. Library staff is on hand to provide assistance. Other1
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 22, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Reading Buddies is a weekly program that allows school-age students to work one-on-one with a teen volunteer to help boost reading skills such as fluency and comprehension. Once each week, a Big Buddy and a Little Buddy pair read together. The Big Buddy’s job is to be a coach and role model whose love of books is contagious — and maybe even life-changing — for the Little Buddy. ReadingBuddies1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 22, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with art and the inspirational life of Frida Kahlo. All supplies provided and light snacks available.
Hispanic1
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, September 22, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Are you interested in learning this valuable skill or honing your existing skills? Join us on the 2nd and 4th Friday of every month for fun typing games and lessons for any level. For ages 7-12. Stem1
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

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Important Messages
This summer, young children will have a super time with "Every Hero Has a Story", the Jacksonville Public Library’s Summer Learning Program.

Who
• Children Ages 0 - 12

When
• June 1 – August 15

Where
• All branches of the Jacksonville Public Library

How
• Sign up at your local library or online at jaxpubliclibrary.org
• Read! Children can bring their reading logs to the library as often as once per week to receive a weekly prize.*
• Children who read or listen to 10 books with a caregiver receive a free book!*
• Help your child complete the Superhero Activity Card (available here) to receive a special prize.*

Why
• Reading programs bolster skills and are free, convenient and fun.
• Studies abound that show the direct relationship between reading and academic gains.


*Prizes and free books available while supplies last. Prize distribution begins July 1.
Thank you to the Friends of the Jacksonville Public Library and the Jacksonville Public Library Foundation for their generous support of our summer learning programs.

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