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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Saturday, April 18, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
The youth of Jacksonville Youth Poetry Slam will be presenting and performing their original poetry. Jacksonville teens are welcome to join in and perform original poetry. Pre-register at http://youthpoetryslam.com/registration/. Onsite registration is also available. (Other1)
Location
Teen Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, April 18, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Club for Teens ages 12-18 to discuss/experience Manga, Anime, and Japanese culture.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Murray Hill Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, April 18, 2015
Time
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Teens join us to discuss program ideas for future teen events. One hour meetings include various activities such as boardgames, wii games and snacks. Volunteer hours are available for teens who complete the proper required paperwork.
(TeenAdvisoryBoard1)

Gaming @ the Library... Challenge a friend! We'll have Wii, PS2 and board games available, For ages 12-18.
(Games1)
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, April 18, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
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Location
Teen Study Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, April 18, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Learn how to make a simple garment, read a pattern and use a sewing machine. This will be an on-going class. Please bring a simple a-line skirt or shorts pattern to the first class.
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Maxville Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, April 19, 2015
Time
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
This class presents a basic overview of the Windows 8 operating system. Emphasis is placed on users transitioning to Windows 8 from earlier versions but prior knowledge is not manditory. (Computers1 Special1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Sunday, April 19, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Free computer access for job applications, online classes, e-gov services, email and individual work. E-specialists will be on hand to answer questions and give assistance on computers, devices, downloadable media and email. (Lab1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Description
Free computer access for job applications, online classes, e-gov services, email and individual work. E-specialists will be on hand to answer questions and give assistance on computers, devices, downloadable media and email. (Lab1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Los participantes aprenderán como crear una cuenta de correo electrónico y a practicar funciones básicas tales como enviar, recibir, y re-enviar mensajes por correo electrónico. También aprenderán sobre las tecnologías en línea, que más allá del correo electrónico tradicional, mejorarán la comunicación interpersonal.
Location
E-Classroom
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
The Graphic Novel Club is for ages 10 to 16. It will meet on the 3rd Tuesday of each month in the Teen Room. Bookclub1
Library
Pablo Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us for a book talk about “Caged Warrior” by Alan Sitomer.McCutcheon Daniels' life is full of bone-cracking violence. As a star fighter in the gritty underground Mixed Martial Arts circuit in the poorest section of Detroit.
A ferocious novel, Caged Warrior is like a great fight movie, a tour-de-force of relentless conflict, but one that is leavened with rich characters and meaningful and loving relationships.
(BookClub1)
Location
Teen Study Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Time
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
In this class we’ll help you set up a free email account. You’ll learn how to send, receive, reply to and forward messages. You’ll also learn to organize your mail and attach documents. (Email1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Time
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Anime Club meets to discuss books and movies.
Location
Public Meeting Room A
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Meeting
Location
Community Room B
Library
West Regional Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
¿Hablas Español? ¿No? Come learn with us at the library. This three-part interactive class will include Transparent Language Online training, practice conversation in Spanish,access to free practice resources, and all things Spanish. Topics1
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
West Regional Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Time
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Award-winning Jacksonville University faculty artist Dr. Scott Watkins performing:

BEETHOVEN: Sonata No. 30 in E major, Op. 109
LISZT: Three Petrarch Sonnets (from the Italian Years of Pilgrimage)
HANSON: Piano Sonata in A minor, Op. 11
Location
Hicks Auditorium
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Free computer access for job applications, online classes, e-gov services, email and individual work. E-specialists will be on hand to answer questions and give assistance on computers, devices, downloadable media and email. (Lab1)
Location
Study Room
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Time
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
Create a simple presentation, create, edit and save slides and slide shows. You’ll learn to insert clip art, apply designs, work with views and run slide show. (Office2010 PowerPoint1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Time
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Description
One-on-one help with ebooks, email, the Internet, online applications, and basic computer instruction. For downloadable media assistance, bring your charged laptop, e-reader or tablet with you. Times and locations vary. Visit or call your branch to sign up.
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Time
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
One-on-one help with ebooks, email, the Internet, online applications, and basic computer instruction. For downloadable media assistance, bring your charged laptop, e-reader or tablet with you. Times and locations vary. Visit or call your branch to sign up.
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Watch a movie with your friends. Movie to be determined.
Movie1
Location
Study Room
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Free computer access for job applications, online classes, e-gov services, email and individual work. E-specialists will be on hand to answer questions and give assistance on computers, devices, downloadable media and email. (Lab1)
Location
Room 419 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Come shoot some hoops with us while listening to good music.
Location
Community Room A
Library
West Regional Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Need a little help with your keyboarding skills? Learn how to keyboard more effectively using games and tutorials. Ages 10 to 18

STEM1

Location
Conference Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Teens join us to discuss program ideas for future teen events. One hour meetings include various activities such as crafting, room decorating for upcoming holidays, and snacks. Volunteer hours available for teens who complete the proper required paperwork. (TeenAdvisoryBoard1)
Location
Teen Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Are you a middle school or high school student interested in sharing your ideas for future programs and activities for your library? The TAB (Teen Advisory Board) is your opportunity to get involved, be creative and earn volunteer hours.
Other1
Location
Auditorium
Library
Webb Wesconnett Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Los participantes aprenderán como crear una cuenta de correo electrónico y a practicar funciones básicas tales como enviar, recibir, y re-enviar mensajes por correo electrónico. También aprenderán sobre las tecnologías en línea, que más allá del correo electrónico tradicional, mejorarán la comunicación interpersonal.
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Los participantes aprenderán como crear una cuenta de correo electrónico y a practicar funciones básicas tales como enviar, recibir, y re-enviar mensajes por correo electrónico. También aprenderán sobre las tecnologías en línea, que más allá del correo electrónico tradicional, mejorarán la comunicación interpersonal
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
Pablo Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, April 23, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Los participantes aprenderán como crear una cuenta de correo electrónico y a practicar funciones básicas tales como enviar, recibir, y re-enviar mensajes por correo electrónico. También aprenderán sobre las tecnologías en línea, que más allá del correo electrónico tradicional, mejorarán la comunicación interpersonal.

Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, April 23, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Computers are available for healthcare enrollment, filing for unemployment and food stamps, prepare your resume, complete online job applications, etc.

You can also come in and use your computer to improve your computer skills. Those needing help downloading eBooks or audiobooks to their mobile device are welcome to bring your tablets, e-readers or smartphones.

Closing time is strictly enforced. Please allow yourself time to finish or come back another day. (Lab1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, April 23, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
If your 6th grader to 12th grader needs help with Algebra, Algebra II, Geometry, Trigonometry, or Pre-calculus, this is a great opportunity to get some assistance.
Location
Conference Room
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, April 23, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Are you a fan of John and Hank Green, The Fault in Our Stars, Crash Course, or generally being awesome? Come meet fellow Nerdfighters and watch Vlogbrothers videos, make crafts, or play games. DFTBA! (Don’t Forget To Be Awesome!) (Other1)
Location
Teen Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, April 23, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Learn maintenance and security basics of Windows 8.1 computers. Feel free to bring your Windows 8 device (laptop, tablet or Windows phone) if you have one. (Topics1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, April 23, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Teens and tweens ages 12-18 are invited to join us for an afternoon of Roblox gaming and exploring electronic resources in the electronics classroom.
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
West Regional Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, April 23, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Teens and tweens, ages 10 – 18: this speed book dating program will give you the chance to quickly “get to know” our books and then tell us if you like them …or not.

Join us to find your next favorite book!

Games1
Other1
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brentwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, April 23, 2015
Time
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Come learn the basics of the keyboard and how to type properly on the computer. Topics1.
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, April 23, 2015
Time
6:15 PM - 7:45 PM
Description
Learn tricks of quilting. A block of the month will be presented with mini quilting lessons. Fun and friends sharing quilting.
Location
Community Room A
Library
West Regional Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, April 24, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Los participantes aprenderán como crear una cuenta de correo electrónico y a practicar funciones básicas tales como enviar, recibir, y re-enviar mensajes por correo electrónico. También aprenderán sobre las tecnologías en línea, que más allá del correo electrónico tradicional, mejorarán la comunicación interpersonal.
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Webb Wesconnett Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, April 24, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Gaming @ the Library... Challenge a friend! We'll have Wii PS4 and board games available. For ages 12-18. (Games1)
Location
Teen Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, April 24, 2015
Time
3:30 PM - 5:45 PM
Description
Dance group
Location
Public Meeting Room B
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, April 24, 2015
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Come join us for teen gaming; challenge a friend, have fun! Games including Wii, Playstation and board games. Refreshments will be provided.
Location
Community Room A
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, April 24, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Teen and Tween Girls will choose and discuss books and topics of interest to them. October's book is Deenie by Judy Blume. (Bookclub1)
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brentwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, April 24, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Teens join us to discuss program ideas, ongoing projects, and ideas for future teen events. One hour meetings include various activities such as crafting, room decorating, and snacks! Volunteer hours are available for teens who complete the required paperwork. (TeenAdvisoryBoard1)
Location
Room D
Library
Southeast Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, April 25, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Tournament for Teens
Location
Public Meeting Room A
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, April 25, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
c
Location
Teen Study Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Sunday, April 26, 2015
Time
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Learn how to access our collection of downloadable movies, TV shows, and music. You will learn how to navigate our collection and transfer content to your computer, smartphone, or tablet. (Devices1, Download1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Sunday, April 26, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Free computer access for job applications, online classes, e-gov services, email and individual work. E-specialists will be on hand to answer questions and give assistance on computers, devices, downloadable media and email. (Lab1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, April 27, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Discovery JPL’s digital magazine collection. Learn how to begin downloading new and back issues of over 300 popular magazine titles. Assistance will be provided for signing up and downloading the Zinio app to your mobile device. (Download1)
Location
Room 419 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Description
Free computer access for job applications, online classes, e-gov services, email and individual work. E-specialists will be on hand to answer questions and give assistance on computers, devices, downloadable media and email. (Lab1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Esta clase presenta los conceptos básicos de Windows 8 sistema operativo. Se hace hincapié en los usuarios la transición a Windows 8 de versiones anteriores, previo conocimiento no es obligatorio. Si usted tiene un 8 de Windows dispositivo, favor de traérselo.
Location
E-Classroom
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 5:20 PM
Description
The Graphic Novel Club is for ages 10 to 14. It will meet on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month in the Teen Room. You can pick up the graphic novel for each meeting at the Reference Desk.
BookClub1
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Time
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
In this class we will discuss the basics of Microsoft's popular Office Suite of software. Learn about ribbon, saving documents, printing and many other common tasks. Includes a brief intro to Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Publisher. (Office2010 Word1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Free computer access for job applications, online classes, e-gov services, email and individual work. E-specialists will be on hand to answer questions and give assistance on computers, devices, downloadable media and email. (Lab1)
Location
Study Room
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Time
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
Participants will learn how to: modify bulleted & numbered lists, indents & line spacing; use Word Art and Shapes; animate text and objects, and use audio and video in presentations. To fully benefit from this course, you should have attended a PowerPoint 2010 Basics class, or have basic experience using PowerPoint. (Office2010 PowerPoint1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Time
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Description
One-on-one help with ebooks, email, the Internet, online applications, and basic computer instruction. For downloadable media assistance, bring your charged laptop, e-reader or tablet with you. Times and locations vary. Visit or call your branch to sign up.
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Time
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
One-on-one help with ebooks, email, the Internet, online applications, and basic computer instruction. For downloadable media assistance, bring your charged laptop, e-reader or tablet with you. Times and locations vary. Visit or call your branch to sign up.
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Free computer access for job applications, online classes, e-gov services, email and individual work. E-specialists will be on hand to answer questions and give assistance on computers, devices, downloadable media and email. (Lab1)
Location
Room 419 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
This is a movie feature for ages 6-18 about an animated superhero BayMax who springs into action to help solve a criminal plot.
Movie1
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brentwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Tweens & Teens (Ages 8-18). Come and hang out with friends and play Nintendo Wii, board games or card games. Everyone is welcome to attend. Games1
Location
Conference Room A and B
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Need a little help with your typing skills? Learn how to type more effectively using online tutorials. Ages 10 to 18

STEM1
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Southeast Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Need a little help with your keyboarding skills? Learn how to keyboard more effectively using games and tutorials. Ages 10 to 18

STEM1

Location
Conference Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Working on an ongoing anime art class.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Meeting
Location
Study Room
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Conozca las características y funciones básicas de la utilización de su tabletas y teléfonos inteligentes.
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Esta clase presenta los conceptos básicos de Windows 8 sistema operativo. Se hace hincapié en los usuarios la transición a Windows 8 de versiones anteriores, previo conocimiento no es obligatorio. Si usted tiene un 8 de Windows dispositivo, favor de traérselo.
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
Pablo Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, April 30, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Esta clase presenta los conceptos básicos de Windows 8 sistema operativo. Se hace hincapié en los usuarios la transición a Windows 8 de versiones anteriores, previo conocimiento no es obligatorio. Si usted tiene un 8 de Windows dispositivo, favor de traérselo.
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, April 30, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Computers are available for healthcare enrollment, filing for unemployment and food stamps, prepare your resume, complete online job applications, etc.

You can also come in and use your computer to improve your computer skills. Those needing help downloading eBooks or audiobooks to their mobile device are welcome to bring your tablets, e-readers or smartphones.

Closing time is strictly enforced. Please allow yourself time to finish or come back another day. (Lab1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, April 30, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
If your 6th grader to 12th grader needs help with Algebra, Algebra II, Geometry, Trigonometry, or Pre-calculus, this is a great opportunity to get some assistance.
Location
Conference Room
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, April 30, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Learn the basics about how to download and install Windows 8.1 apps from the Windows store. Feel free to bring your Windows 8 device (laptop, tablet or Windows phone) if you have one. Topics1
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, April 30, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Teens and tweens ages 12-18 are invited to join us for an afternoon of Roblox gaming and exploring electronic resources in the electronics classroom.
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
West Regional Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, April 30, 2015
Time
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
MoneyWise Week Program:
Financial planning goes beyond managing daily dollars and cents. This presentation by the Financial Planning Association of Northeast Florida will discuss the basic elements of a family financial plan to include record keeping, investments and savings, managing debt, and insurance needs. This program is free and open to the public and offered for the Fourth Annual Wise Money Week in Jacksonville.
(Other1)
Location
Conference Room A and B
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 01, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Esta clase presenta los conceptos básicos de Windows 8 sistema operativo. Se hace hincapié en los usuarios la transición a Windows 8 de versiones anteriores, previo conocimiento no es obligatorio. Si usted tiene un 8 de Windows dispositivo, favor de traérselo.
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Webb Wesconnett Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 01, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Gaming @ the Library... Challenge a friend! We'll have Wii PS4 and board games available. For ages 12-18. (Games1)
Location
Teen Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 01, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Got ideas for programs or services for teens you want to see in your library? Need to earn volunteer hours? Come join the Teen Advisory Board!
Library
West Regional Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 02, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Tonya Smart, founder of the Jax Youth Poetry Slam and a host of SPEAK UP! will lead free workshops on poetic autobiographies. Start with a timeline and visual history, delve into copyrighting and self-publishing, and end up with a book! Participate in 12 poetry projects exploring writing and performance. You may have an opportunity to share your work at the Brave New Voices International Poetry Festival. Ages 12 – 18. Call 502-7444 for information and to register. (Other1)
Location
Teen Study Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 02, 2015
Time
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Yu-Gi-Oh Club meets every first Saturday of each month. Mark it in your calendars. And see you at your local library.
Yu-Gi-Oh is fun to play with your friends, but step up your game at the Northwest Library's Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Academy
Let's duel and see who comes out on top!
(Games1)
Location
Conference Room A and B
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, May 03, 2015
Time
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Discovery JPL’s digital magazine collection. Learn how to begin downloading new and back issues of over 300 popular magazine titles. Assistance will be provided for signing up and downloading the Zinio app to your mobile device. (Download1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Sunday, May 03, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Free computer access for job applications, online classes, e-gov services, email and individual work. E-specialists will be on hand to answer questions and give assistance on computers, devices, downloadable media and email. (Lab1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, May 04, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Early Voting runs through May 4 to May 17
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, May 04, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Free computer access for job applications, online classes, e-gov services, email and individual work. E-specialists will be on hand to answer questions and give assistance on computers, devices, downloadable media and email. (Lab1)
Location
Room 419 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, May 04, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Participants will learn to open the program and find basic program functions (Office button, ribbon, help menu). Learn to create, edit, save and print documents. Instruction includes formatting text, cut, copy paste and using Spelling and Grammar tools. (Office2010 Word1)
Location
Room 419 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 05, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Early Voting runs through May 4 to May 17
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 05, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Description
Free computer access for job applications, online classes, e-gov services, email and individual work. E-specialists will be on hand to answer questions and give assistance on computers, devices, downloadable media and email. (Lab1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 05, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Esta clase enseñará las funciones básicas y las características de MS Excel 2010. Los participantes aprenderán a crear una hoja sencilla de cálculo usando fórmulas y formatos, conocerán los menús y la cinta de Excel. Asimismo, el formateo de columnas y de filas.
Location
E-Classroom
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 05, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Need a little help with your typing skills? Learn how to type more effectively using online tutorials. Ages 10 to 18

STEM1
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Southeast Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 05, 2015
Time
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Learn the main parts of a computer and basic Windows navigation. Start a program from the start menu or desktop and learn the taskbar functions. Learn to re-size windows and create shortcuts. (Computers1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 05, 2015
Time
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Anime Club meets to discuss books and movies.
Location
CAL Classroom
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 05, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
In celebration of Asian-American Heritage Month, come and learn the basics of Tagalog--the basis of Filipino, the national language of the Philippines.

This three part interactive class will include Transparent Language Online training, practice conversations, access to free practice resources, and cultural immersion.

No registration necessary. Seating is limited and classes are first come, first served. Basic computer skills are required.
(Asian Language Class)
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
West Regional Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 05, 2015
Time
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
The Don Thompson Chorale is committed to making beautiful music and sharing it with as many people as possible. A non-profit volunteer community chorus in Jacksonville, Florida, the Chorale was formed in 1995.
Location
Hicks Auditorium
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 06, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Early Voting runs through May 4 to May 17
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 06, 2015
Time
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
Participants will learn the basics about Microsoft's popular Office software. Find out about the similarities and differences between Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Publisher. This class will focus on common tools and basic functions like saving files, review and basic formatting. (Word1, Excel1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 06, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Free computer access for job applications, online classes, e-gov services, email and individual work. E-specialists will be on hand to answer questions and give assistance on computers, devices, downloadable media and email. (Lab1)
Location
Room 419 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 06, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
This feature is for ages 6-18 to help stay positive about each day, Alexander is a grumpy young boy who has everything go wrong all in one day, so he thinks.
Movie1
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brentwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 06, 2015
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Tweens & Teens (Ages 8-18). Come and hang out with friends and play Nintendo Wii, board games or card games. Everyone is welcome to attend. Games1
Location
Conference Room A and B
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 06, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Got ideas for programs or services for teens you want to see in your library? Need to earn volunteer hours? Join your library's teen advisory board!
Library
West Regional Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 06, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Teen Drawing Club for ages 12-18. Develop drawing skills using resources from our collection and supplies will be provided. (ArtsCrafts1)
Location
Teen Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 06, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Need a little help with your keyboarding skills? Learn how to keyboard more effectively using games and tutorials. Ages 10 to 18

STEM1

Location
Conference Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 06, 2015
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Esta clase enseñará las funciones básicas y las características de MS Excel 2010. Los participantes aprenderán a crear una hoja sencilla de cálculo usando fórmulas y formatos, conocerán los menús y la cinta de Excel. Asimismo, el formateo de columnas y de filas.
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 06, 2015
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Esta clase enseñará las funciones básicas y las características de MS Excel 2010. Los participantes aprenderán a crear una hoja sencilla de cálculo usando fórmulas y formatos, conocerán los menús y la cinta de Excel. Asimismo, el formateo de columnas y de filas.
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
Pablo Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 07, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Early Voting runs through May 4 to May 17
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 07, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Esta clase enseñará las funciones básicas y las características de MS Excel 2010. Los participantes aprenderán a crear una hoja sencilla de cálculo usando fórmulas y formatos, conocerán los menús y la cinta de Excel. Asimismo, el formateo de columnas y de filas.
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 07, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Computers are available for healthcare enrollment, filing for unemployment and food stamps, prepare your resume, complete online job applications, etc.

You can also come in and use your computer to improve your computer skills. Those needing help downloading eBooks or audiobooks to their mobile device are welcome to bring your tablets, e-readers or smartphones.

Closing time is strictly enforced. Please allow yourself time to finish or come back another day. (Lab1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 07, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
If your 6th grader to 12th grader needs help with Algebra, Algebra II, Geometry, Trigonometry, or Pre-calculus, this is a great opportunity to get some assistance.
Location
Conference Room
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 07, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Learn to create a simple spreadsheet using formulas and formatting. Create a basic workbook, navigate between worksheets, become familiar with the Excel ribbon and menus, be able to format columns, rows, and cells, and be able to create and use formulas. (Office2010 Excel1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 07, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Employment Etiquette, Dressing for Success, and Interviewing skills career education for Young Adults (16-21) presented by the Urban League of Jacksonville.
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brentwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 07, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Teens and tweens, ages 10-18, are welcome to join us in this short art workshop. Teens and tweens will learn an easy and fun drawing technique and take home their own works of art!

Light refreshments will be provided.
ARTSCRAFTS1
Location
Community Room
Library
Westbrook Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 07, 2015
Time
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Come learn the basics of the keyboard and how to type properly on the computer. Topics1.
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 07, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Description
Enjoy movie Maleficent(PG) by Angelina Jolie. All tweens and teens are invited (ages 10-18). Movie1
Location
Conference Room B
Library
Highlands Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 08, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Early Voting runs through May 4 to May 17
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 08, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Esta clase enseñará las funciones básicas y las características de MS Excel 2010. Los participantes aprenderán a crear una hoja sencilla de cálculo usando fórmulas y formatos, conocerán los menús y la cinta de Excel. Asimismo, el formateo de columnas y de filas.
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Webb Wesconnett Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 08, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Gaming @ the Library... Challenge a friend! We'll have Wii PS4 and board games available. For ages 12-18. (Games1)
Location
Teen Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 08, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Teens join us to discuss program ideas, ongoing projects, and ideas for future teen events. One hour meetings include various activities such as crafting, room decorating, and snacks! Volunteer hours are available for teens who complete the required paperwork. (TeenAdvisoryBoard1)
Location
Room D
Library
Southeast Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 09, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Early Voting runs through May 4 to May 17
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 09, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Tonya Smart, founder of the Jax Youth Poetry Slam and a host of SPEAK UP! will lead free workshops on poetic autobiographies. Start with a timeline and visual history, delve into copyrighting and self-publishing, and end up with a book! Participate in 12 poetry projects exploring writing and performance. You may have an opportunity to share your work at the Brave New Voices International Poetry Festival. Ages 12 – 18. Call 502-7444 for information and to register. (Other1)
Location
Teen Study Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 09, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Tournament for Teens
Location
CAL Classroom
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, May 10, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Early Voting runs through May 4 to May 17
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, May 10, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Joren Cain, saxophone, David Springfield, trombone & Maila Gutierrez Springfield, piano

maharlikatrio.com



The Maharlika Trio is dedicated to performing, commissioning and expanding the literature written for this unique combination of instruments. Formed in 2005, the members are all professors at Valdosta State University, and during the summers they teach gifted high school students in the Georgia Governor’s Honors Program. Their repertoire ranges from classical to jazz, original works and transcriptions, and occasionally performing with guest artists. Recent performances include conferences for the Georgia Music Educators Association, the College Music Society and the Southeastern Composers League. The Maharlika Trio is actively involved in arts education and dedicates a substantial amount of time to educational projects.

Location
Hicks Auditorium
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, May 11, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Early Voting runs through May 4 to May 17
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, May 11, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Free computer access for job applications, online classes, e-gov services, email and individual work. E-specialists will be on hand to answer questions and give assistance on computers, devices, downloadable media and email. (Lab1)
Location
Room 419 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, May 11, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Participants will learn about more advanced MS Word functions such as bulleted and numbered lists, columns, tables, images, . (Office2010 Word1)
Location
Room 419 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, May 11, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Learn tips for creating a Resume even if you've never had a job.
Conducted by staff of the Jacksonville Public Library. For Young Adults 16-21.
Location
Job Resource Lab
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Early Voting runs through May 4 to May 17
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Description
Free computer access for job applications, online classes, e-gov services, email and individual work. E-specialists will be on hand to answer questions and give assistance on computers, devices, downloadable media and email. (Lab1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Esta clase enseñará las funciones básicas y las características de MS Excel 2010. Los participantes aprenderán a crear una hoja sencilla de cálculo usando fórmulas y formatos, conocerán los menús y la cinta de Excel. Asimismo, el formateo de columnas y de filas.
Location
E-Classroom
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
Time
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
This class explains the concepts of the Internet, URLs, browsers and the World Wide Web. Get tips on safe and secure Internet usage. (Internet1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
In celebration of Asian-American Heritage Month, come and learn the basics of Tagalog--the basis of Filipino, the national language of the Philippines. (Asian Language Class)
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
West Regional Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Early Voting runs through May 4 to May 17
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Time
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
Beginning with basic HTML, Intro to Web Design will show you how to begin coding your own website. In this class, we will discuss HTML, the foundational language that powers most websites on the Internet.(Topics1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Free computer access for job applications, online classes, e-gov services, email and individual work. E-specialists will be on hand to answer questions and give assistance on computers, devices, downloadable media and email. (Lab1)
Location
Room 419 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us for a monthly fun creative art program.
Kids will be encouraged to be creative while learning about art techniques, artists and art appreciation. (ArtsCrafts1)
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brentwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Learn the Zen of doodling inspired by Zentangle. Bring your pens and papers and learn new patterns.
Library
Maxville Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Need a little help with your keyboarding skills? Learn how to keyboard more effectively using games and tutorials. Ages 10 to 18

STEM1

Location
Conference Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Teens join us to discuss program ideas for future teen events. One hour meetings include various activities such as crafting, room decorating for upcoming holidays, and snacks. Volunteer hours available for teens who complete the proper required paperwork. (TeenAdvisoryBoard1)
Location
Teen Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Esta clase enseñará las funciones básicas y las características de MS Excel 2010. Los participantes aprenderán a crear una hoja sencilla de cálculo usando fórmulas y formatos, conocerán los menús y la cinta de Excel. Asimismo, el formateo de columnas y de filas.
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Esta clase enseñará las funciones básicas y las características de MS Excel 2010. Los participantes aprenderán a crear una hoja sencilla de cálculo usando fórmulas y formatos, conocerán los menús y la cinta de Excel. Asimismo, el formateo de columnas y de filas.
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
Pablo Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 14, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Early Voting runs through May 4 to May 17
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 14, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Esta clase enseñará las funciones básicas y las características de MS Excel 2010. Los participantes aprenderán a crear una hoja sencilla de cálculo usando fórmulas y formatos, conocerán los menús y la cinta de Excel. Asimismo, el formateo de columnas y de filas.
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 14, 2015
Time
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Computers are available for healthcare enrollment, filing for unemployment and food stamps, prepare your resume, complete online job applications, etc.

You can also come in and use your computer to improve your computer skills. Those needing help downloading eBooks or audiobooks to their mobile device are welcome to bring your tablets, e-readers or smartphones.

Closing time is strictly enforced. Please allow yourself time to finish or come back another day. (Lab1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 14, 2015
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Would you like to learn how to code by playing games?! Beginners are welcome. For ages 12 to 18. Stem1
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Webb Wesconnett Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 14, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
If your 6th grader to 12th grader needs help with Algebra, Algebra II, Geometry, Trigonometry, or Pre-calculus, this is a great opportunity to get some assistance.
Location
Conference Room
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 14, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Create more complex formulas. Work with basic functions such as sorting data, filtering data, and creating charts. Attendance in Introduction to Excel class or previous experience with MS Excel is highly recommended. (Office2010 Excel1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 14, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
It's Your Career: Now Make it Happen! Employee etiquette, Interviewing skills, and how to dress for an interview. Career education for young adults (16-21)presented by the Urban League of Jacksonville.
Location
Community Room
Library
Westbrook Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 14, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Teens and tweens, ages 10-18, are welcome to join us in this short art workshop. Teens and tweens will learn an easy and fun drawing technique and take home their own works of art!

Light refreshments will be provided.
ARTSCRAFTS1
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 14, 2015
Time
7:00 PM - 7:55 PM
Description
Do you need volunteer hours? Do you like making a difference?
TAB members help library staff plan and promote great teen and children's programs. We discuss our favorite books & movies, make crafts and enjoy snacks! We meet in the teen room...See you there!

For ages 12 to 18...Please email Bryan (tbryan@coj.net) if you need more information.
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 14, 2015
Time
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
In celebration of Asian-American Heritage Month, come and learn the basics of Mandarin, the national language of the People’s Republic of China.

This three part interactive class will include Transparent Language Online training, practice conversations, access to free practice resources, and cultural immersion.

No registration necessary. Seating is limited and classes are first come, first served. Basic computer skills are required. (Asian Language Class)
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
Highlands Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 15, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Early Voting runs through May 4 to May 17
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 15, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Esta clase enseñará las funciones básicas y las características de MS Excel 2010. Los participantes aprenderán a crear una hoja sencilla de cálculo usando fórmulas y formatos, conocerán los menús y la cinta de Excel. Asimismo, el formateo de columnas y de filas.
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Webb Wesconnett Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 15, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Gaming @ the Library... Challenge a friend! We'll have Wii PS4 and board games available. For ages 12-18. (Games1)
Location
Teen Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 16, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Early Voting runs through May 4 to May 17
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 16, 2015
Time
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
Make your anime experience a social experience. Watch with friends, discuss plot twists and turns, and predict series conclusions in real time with friends. Learn about Japanese culture, play games, watch Japanese music videos, discuss manga and just have fun. This program is intended for teens ages 12-18.
Movie1
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Webb Wesconnett Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 16, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Tonya Smart, founder of the Jax Youth Poetry Slam and a host of SPEAK UP! will lead free workshops on poetic autobiographies. Start with a timeline and visual history, delve into copyrighting and self-publishing, and end up with a book! Participate in 12 poetry projects exploring writing and performance. You may have an opportunity to share your work at the Brave New Voices International Poetry Festival. Ages 12 – 18. Call 502-7444 for information and to register. (Other1)
Location
Teen Study Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 16, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Welcome the return of the Writing Inspired Teens! Sorry. No pink hair this year, just writing fun. Come in and share your stories!
Location
Conference Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 16, 2015
Time
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Teens join us to discuss program ideas for future teen events. One hour meetings include various activities such as boardgames, wii games and snacks. Volunteer hours are available for teens who complete the proper required paperwork.
(TeenAdvisoryBoard1)

Gaming @ the Library... Challenge a friend! We'll have Wii, PS2 and board games available, For ages 12-18.
(Games1)
Location
Conference Room A and B
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 16, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Learn the basics of digital photography
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 16, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Learn how to make a simple garment, read a pattern and use a sewing machine. This will be an on-going class. Please bring a simple a-line skirt or shorts pattern to the first class.
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Maxville Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, May 17, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Early Voting runs through May 4 to May 17
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, May 17, 2015
Time
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Are you a senior who received a tablet, e-reader, smart phone or other electronic device during the holiday season? Then you need to attend this class to obtain information on how to use the new device. If you are already well versed in using electronic devices, but have specific questions about your particular product, this class can also be of help to you. (Topics1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Sunday, May 17, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Free computer access for job applications, online classes, e-gov services, email and individual work. E-specialists will be on hand to answer questions and give assistance on computers, devices, downloadable media and email. (Lab1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

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This summer, teens will have a blast exploring science and art with “Spark a Reaction,” the Jacksonville Public Library’s Summer Reading Program for teens.

Who
• Teens ages 12 - 18

When
• June 1 – August 15

Where
• All branches of the Jacksonville Public Library

How
• Sign up online at jaxpubliclibrary.org
• Read and log your books online.
• Teens who read or listen to 3 books receive a free book!*
• Teens who complete the Library Lab activity card (available here) 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 J. Wayne & Delores Barr Weaver for their generous support of our summer reading programs.

Reviews
Title
Oh My Gods
Author
Philip Freeman
Review
This book is about all sorts of Greek and Roman myth, mainly Greek. It explains how Greek and Roman gods, heroes, and war came to be. Super entrtaining.
Rating
5
Title
Walt Disney's uncle scrooge 331
Author
walt disney
Review
awsome
Rating
5