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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Friday, November 28, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
All locations closed
Library
Jacksonville Public Library

Title
Date
Saturday, November 29, 2014
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, November 29, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
When New York is put under siege by Oscorp, it is up to Spider-Man to save the city he swore to protect as well as his loved ones.

After the movie there will be a drawing of attendees between the ages of 12 and 18 for a Classic Green Goblin vs. Spider Man Action Figure donated by the generous people at Barnes and Noble.



movie1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, November 29, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come and enjoy our movie of the week in our teen lounge area. Nov 1st- "Saving Mr. Banks" Nov 8th- "The Monuments Men" Nov 22nd- "Hours" Nov 29th "Cesar Chavez" (Movie1)
Location
Teen Lounge
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, November 29, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Tournament for Teens
Location
Public Meeting Room A
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, November 29, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us as we watch "Godzilla" (2014). Rated PG-13.
Movie1
Location
Community Room A & B
Library
Pablo Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, November 30, 2014
Time
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Learn about Jacksonville Public Library's downloadable media collection. From OverDrive, Axis 360, Zinio and One Click Digital join us for a demonstration of how to access all these for FREE with your library card. (Devices1, Download1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Sunday, November 30, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 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
Monday, December 01, 2014
Time
1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Laptop computers are available to complete e-gov't and online job applications.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 419 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 02, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 2:00 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.

For this lab there is limited assistance in Spanish until 1:00 PM. 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
Tuesday, December 02, 2014
Time
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Computers are available for healthcare enrollment, filing for unemployment and food stamps, to prepare your resume, and complete online job applications, etc. You may also just come in and use a computer to improve your computer skills, including mousing, keyboarding, Word, Excel & PowerPoint. Those needing help downloading library eBooks to their mobile device are welcome to bring their tablets and e-readers. Assistance is available but limited by staff & privacy restrictions. (Lab1)
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 02, 2014
Time
2:15 PM - 3:15 PM
Description
Free one-on-one help with eBooks, email, the Internet, online applications, and basic computer instruction. Feel free to bring your charged laptop, e-reader or tablet with you. Call (904) 765-5402 or visit the front desk to make an appointment.
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 02, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Learn about the main components, parts, and functions of personal computers. You’ll also understand the basics about operating systems, computer software as well as doing basic commands with the use of the mouse and keyboard. Located in the electronic classroom. Computers1
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 02, 2014
Time
3:15 PM - 5:45 PM
Description
Play Yu-Gi-Oh with other teens. Bring your own deck.
Games1
Location
Conference Room
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 02, 2014
Time
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM
Description

Free one-on-one help with eBooks, email, the Internet, online applications, and basic computer instruction. Feel free to bring your charged laptop, e-reader or tablet with you. Call (904) 765-5402 or visit the front desk to make an appointment.
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 02, 2014
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, December 02, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Meeting
Location
Community Room B
Library
West Regional Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 02, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Music @ Main presents the Northeast Florida Conservatory Jazz Band, an enthusiastic mix of amateur players and seasoned professional musicians under the direction of Dr. Marc Dickman.
Location
Hicks Auditorium
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 03, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Computers are available for healthcare enrollment, filing for unemployment and food stamps, to prepare your resume, and complete online job applications, etc.You may also come in and use a computer to improve your computer skills, including mousing, keyboarding, Word, Excel & PowerPoint. Those needing help downloading library eBooks to their mobile device are welcome to bring their tablets and e-readers. Assistance is available but limited by staff & privacy restrictions. (Lab1)
Location
Study Room
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 03, 2014
Time
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
Participants will learn to open the program and find basic program functions. Learn to create, edit, save and print document. Instruction includes formatting text, cut, copy paste and using spelling and grammar tools. Word1
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 03, 2014
Time
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Description
Free one-on-one help with eBooks, email, the Internet, online applications, and basic computer instruction. Feel free to bring your charged laptop, e-reader or tablet with you. Call (904) 858-2907 or visit the Ask Here Desk to make an appointment.
Location
Study Room
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 03, 2014
Time
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Free one-on-one help with eBooks, email, the Internet, online applications, and basic computer instruction. Feel free to bring your charged laptop, e-reader or tablet with you. Call (904) 858-2907 or visit the Ask Here Desk to make an appointment.
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 03, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Program participants will have the opportunity to practice the basic functions of the computer keyboard and mouse. (Keyboarding1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 03, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Laptop computers are available to complete e-gov't and online job applications.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 419 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 03, 2014
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Teens will learn how to develop drawing and visual communication skills using resources from our collection. Projects vary and include creating personal works and visual displays for the department. The club meets on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month @ 4:30 p.m., and supplies are provided. (ArtsCrafts1)
Location
Teen Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 03, 2014
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. (Espanol1 Excel1)
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 03, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Parlez-vous français? Non? Come learn with us at the library! This three part interactive course will include Transparent Language Online training, discussion in French, assessment, access to free practice resources and all things French! Topics1
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
Pablo Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 04, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
reserved for Early Voting
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 04, 2014
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. (Espanol1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 04, 2014
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, December 04, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
If you 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, December 04, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Come and share your board game skills and win prizes!

Teens and tweens ages 11-18 are invited to participate. Games1

Snacks will be provided.
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 04, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Attention Poets Ages 15 – 18! Lend your poetic voices to HIV/AIDS awareness! Enter the Poetry Slam for a chance to win up to $100 and attend the World AIDS Day Awards Luncheon! Not a poet? No problem! Come out to support the contestants! Free and open to the public!
DETAILS FOLLOW:

Poetry Slam criteria
• Topic selection centered around “HIV/AIDS”
• Originality
• No profanity/vulgar language
• 3-5 minute poetry selection
• Preregistration deadline Nov. 21, 2014*
To preregister, contact Torrencia at 253-2984 or Lisa at 630-4655.
*Will preregister the first 10 entrants. Others may register just prior to the event if space is available.

Prizes
• Grand Prize - $100 and presentation of poetry selection at World AIDS Day Awards Luncheon
• 2nd Place - $50 (Invitation to Awards Luncheon if Grand Prize winner is not available)
• 3rd Place - $25



Location
Hicks Auditorium
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 04, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
All teens (ages 12-18) are invited to watch the movie "Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" (Rated PG-13) in Conference Room A for an evening of fun and entertainment. Light refreshments will be provided. (Movie1)
Location
Conference Room A
Library
Highlands Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 05, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
reserved for Early Voting
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 05, 2014
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. (Espanol1 Excel1)
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Webb Wesconnett Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 05, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Gaming @ the Library... Challenge a friend! We'll have Wii, PS2 and Board games available. For ages 12-18. (Games1)
Location
Teen Lounge
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 06, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
reserved for Early Voting
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 06, 2014
Time
2:00 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
Saturday, December 06, 2014
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, December 06, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come and enjoy our movie of the week in our teen lounge area. Dec 6th- "Single Moms Club" Dec 13th - "Gimme Shelter" Dec 20th- "Need for Speed" Dec 27th "Transcendence" (Movie1)
Location
Teen Lounge
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Sunday, December 07, 2014
Time
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Cloud services like Evernote can help you stay organized during the holiday season. Collect recipes, make shopping lists, organize party plans and keep track of holiday wish lists. (Topics1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Sunday, December 07, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 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
Monday, December 08, 2014
Time
1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Laptop computers are available to complete e-gov't and online job applications.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 419 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 09, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
reserved for Early Voting
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 09, 2014
Time
5:00 AM - 7:00 AM
Description
Come spark your creativity by making a jar of chocolate chip cookie mix and a cone of hot cocoa- packaged enough to give as a perfect holiday gift! All ingredients will be provided. Registration is required for this program so we can have enough materials for everyone.

Location
Public Meeting Room A
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 09, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 2:00 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.

For this lab there is limited assistance in Spanish until 1:00 PM. 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
Tuesday, December 09, 2014
Time
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Computers are available for healthcare enrollment, filing for unemployment and food stamps, to prepare your resume, and complete online job applications, etc. You may also just come in and use a computer to improve your computer skills, including mousing, keyboarding, Word, Excel & PowerPoint. Those needing help downloading library eBooks to their mobile device are welcome to bring their tablets and e-readers. Assistance is available but limited by staff & privacy restrictions. (Lab1)
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 09, 2014
Time
2:15 PM - 3:15 PM
Description
Free one-on-one help with eBooks, email, the Internet, online applications, and basic computer instruction. Feel free to bring your charged laptop, e-reader or tablet with you. Call (904) 765-5402 or visit the front desk to make an appointment.
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 09, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
The class explains the concepts of the Internet, URLs, browsers and the World Wide Web. You’ll need to have basic keyboard and mouse skills to participate in this class. Internet1
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 09, 2014
Time
3:15 PM - 5:45 PM
Description
Play Yu-Gi-Oh with other teens. Bring your own deck.
Games1
Location
Conference Room
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 09, 2014
Time
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM
Description

Free one-on-one help with eBooks, email, the Internet, online applications, and basic computer instruction. Feel free to bring your charged laptop, e-reader or tablet with you. Call (904) 765-5402 or visit the front desk to make an appointment.
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 09, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Special SE Region program.
Location
Study Room
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 09, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
For Teens Only - Programs for teens to include guest speakers, fun projects and interesting topics.
Location
Community Room A
Library
West Regional Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 09, 2014
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, December 09, 2014
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
The Hour of Code is a global movement reaching tens of millions of students in 180+ countries sponsored by such people as Bill Gates and David Zuckerberg. Computers will be available for teens and tweens along with tutorials on Blockley, Javascript, and more.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 09, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Meeting
Location
Community Room B
Library
West Regional Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 09, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Special SE Region program.
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
reserved for Early Voting
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Computers are available for healthcare enrollment, filing for unemployment and food stamps, to prepare your resume, and complete online job applications, etc.You may also come in and use a computer to improve your computer skills, including mousing, keyboarding, Word, Excel & PowerPoint. Those needing help downloading library eBooks to their mobile device are welcome to bring their tablets and e-readers. Assistance is available but limited by staff & privacy restrictions. (Lab1)
Location
Study Room
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Time
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
Participants will learn about more advanced MS Word functions such as bulleted and numbered lists, special symbols, formatting with columns and page breaks, tables, and graphics/resize and crop images. Word1
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Time
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Description
Free one-on-one help with eBooks, email, the Internet, online applications, and basic computer instruction. Feel free to bring your charged laptop, e-reader or tablet with you. Call (904) 858-2907 or visit the Ask Here Desk to make an appointment.
Location
Study Room
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Time
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Free one-on-one help with eBooks, email, the Internet, online applications, and basic computer instruction. Feel free to bring your charged laptop, e-reader or tablet with you. Call (904) 858-2907 or visit the Ask Here Desk to make an appointment.
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Time
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Did you see "Mockingjay part 1"? Lets talk about the movie while playing games involving the "Hunger Games" series.
Other1
Location
Study Room
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Program participants will have the opportunity to practice the basic functions of the computer keyboard and mouse. (Keyboarding1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 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
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Laptop computers are available to complete e-gov't and online job applications.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 419 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Christmas Ornaments Making and Karaoke Fun
December 10 at 3:30 PM
Have you ever wanted to personalize your Christmas tree or house? Join us for an hour of Christmas ornament making and Karaoke fun. Supplies will be provided. Teens ages 12 – 18 are welcome!

(Other1)
Location
Conference Room A and B
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Join us for our book club! Teens ages 12-18 will get a chance to see some of the hottest titles and give their input on the direction of the book club! Snacks will be provided! (BookClub1)
Location
Teen Study Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
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, December 10, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Need help picking topic or finding good resources? Join us and we will show you library resources to help you create a successful project. This program is for ages 12-18.
Location
Room B
Library
Southeast Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Watch anime, eat anime snacks, meet new anime friends, draw anime and have animazing time! Other1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
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 Lounge
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
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. (Espanol1 Excel1)
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Parlez-vous français? Non? Come learn with us at the library! This three part interactive course will include Transparent Language Online training, discussion in French, assessment, access to free practice resources and all things French! Topics1
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
Pablo Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 11, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
reserved for Early Voting
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 11, 2014
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. (Espanol1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 11, 2014
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, December 11, 2014
Time
4:05 PM - 5:35 PM
Description
Information and instruction to assist with History Fair projects.
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 11, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Join us and play the Yu-Gi-Oh! trading card game. All level of players welcomed! This program is intended for teens ages 12-18. Games1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 11, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
South Mandarin library will host the "Hour of Code" which is a global movement with the aim of reaching tens of millions of students in 180+ countries. During Computer Science Education Week (December 8-14, 2014), libraries everywhere will host "Hour of Code" activities including hour-long tutorials featuring Mark Zuckerberg, Bill Gates, Angry Birds, and Plants vs. Zombies designed to show that anyone can learn the basics.
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 11, 2014
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
Friday, December 12, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
reserved for Early Voting
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 12, 2014
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. (Espanol1 Excel1)
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Webb Wesconnett Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 12, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Gaming @ the Library... Challenge a friend! We'll have Wii, PS2 and Board games available. For ages 12-18. (Games1)
Location
Teen Lounge
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 12, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Middle school and high school students meeting to plan and present programs for teens and act as advisors to Teen Librarian on current trends among teens. Earn volunteer hours and add another accomplishment to your college resume.
Location
Room E
Library
Southeast Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 13, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
reserved for Early Voting
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 13, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
We provide access to computers and assistance from an e-specialist for navigating mobile devices, downloadable media, online applications, and basic computer instruction. Lab1

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. Lab1

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
Saturday, December 13, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
Learn what resources are available to help you with your history fair project.
Location
Study Room
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 13, 2014
Time
12:00 PM - 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
Auditorium
Library
Webb Wesconnett Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 13, 2014
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, December 13, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join TAB and have a say in planning teen programs, purchasing books, DVDs, and music PLUS earn volunteer hours! This program is intended for teens ages 12-18. Pre-registration is required.

Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 13, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us as we make & decorate Christmas trees, reindeer and snowmen from ice cream cones and donuts! Ages 10-18
Other1
Location
Community Room A & B
Library
Pablo Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 13, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
The hour starts with a brief teen advisory board meeting and then there is a Jeopardy-like triva game for teens from 10-18, courtesy of Brain Brawl.

Games1
TAB1
Location
Conference Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 13, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come and enjoy our movie of the week in our teen lounge area. Dec 6th- "Single Moms Club" Dec 13th - "Gimme Shelter" Dec 20th- "Need for Speed" Dec 27th "Transcendence" (Movie1)
Location
Teen Lounge
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 13, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Tournament for Teens
Location
Conference Room
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 13, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
This class introduces the basic concept and functions of social media sites. Through hands-on demonstration and use of a variety of popular sites such as Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Google Plus, participants will learn how these tools are shaping modern communication and how to incorporate them into everyday communications. Topics1
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Sunday, December 14, 2014
Time
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
We’ll discuss basic concept of e-commerce using the Internet. This class also explores the general procedures of purchasing goods and services in a safe and secure manner. Topics1
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Sunday, December 14, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” is a story that is both timeless and universal. It is the delightful tale of the miser, Ebenezer Scrooge, and his clerk, Bob Cratchit. Through visits from the spirits of the season, Scrooge learns the true meaning of Christmas. For children ages 5-12 and their families.
Other1
Location
Auditorium
Library
Webb Wesconnett Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, December 14, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
University of North Florida Professor Dr. Gary Smart & friends in an afternoon of music inspired by the holidays!
Location
Hicks Auditorium
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Sunday, December 14, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 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
Monday, December 15, 2014
Time
1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Laptop computers are available to complete e-gov't and online job applications.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 419 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Election Day
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 2:00 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.

For this lab there is limited assistance in Spanish until 1:00 PM. 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
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Time
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Computers are available for healthcare enrollment, filing for unemployment and food stamps, to prepare your resume, and complete online job applications, etc. You may also just come in and use a computer to improve your computer skills, including mousing, keyboarding, Word, Excel & PowerPoint. Those needing help downloading library eBooks to their mobile device are welcome to bring their tablets and e-readers. Assistance is available but limited by staff & privacy restrictions. (Lab1)
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Time
2:15 PM - 3:15 PM
Description
Free one-on-one help with eBooks, email, the Internet, online applications, and basic computer instruction. Feel free to bring your charged laptop, e-reader or tablet with you. Call (904) 765-5402 or visit the front desk to make an appointment.
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 4:30 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.
This class requires basic keyboard, mouse and
Windows skills. Powerpoint1
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Time
3:15 PM - 5:45 PM
Description
Play Yu-Gi-Oh with other teens. Bring your own deck.
Games1
Location
Conference Room
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Time
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM
Description

Free one-on-one help with eBooks, email, the Internet, online applications, and basic computer instruction. Feel free to bring your charged laptop, e-reader or tablet with you. Call (904) 765-5402 or visit the front desk to make an appointment.
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Teen Advisory Board planning, FUN and Games. Volunteer hours are given for attending.
Location
Community Room A
Library
West Regional Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
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, December 16, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Seasonal Party for ages 10 to 18.
Location
Community Room A
Library
West Regional Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Meeting
Location
Study Room 114
Library
West Regional Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Ancient City Brass Band in concert
Location
Hicks Auditorium
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Election Clean UP
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Computers are available for healthcare enrollment, filing for unemployment and food stamps, to prepare your resume, and complete online job applications, etc.You may also come in and use a computer to improve your computer skills, including mousing, keyboarding, Word, Excel & PowerPoint. Those needing help downloading library eBooks to their mobile device are welcome to bring their tablets and e-readers. Assistance is available but limited by staff & privacy restrictions. (Lab1)
Location
Study Room
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Time
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
The most advanced Word class includes training and practice on tables, page numbering, table of contents, mail merge and advanced styles and formatting. (Word1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Time
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Description
Free one-on-one help with eBooks, email, the Internet, online applications, and basic computer instruction. Feel free to bring your charged laptop, e-reader or tablet with you. Call (904) 858-2907 or visit the Ask Here Desk to make an appointment.
Location
Study Room
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Time
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Free one-on-one help with eBooks, email, the Internet, online applications, and basic computer instruction. Feel free to bring your charged laptop, e-reader or tablet with you. Call (904) 858-2907 or visit the Ask Here Desk to make an appointment.
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Program participants will have the opportunity to practice the basic functions of the computer keyboard and mouse. (Keyboarding1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Laptop computers are available to complete e-gov't and online job applications.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 419 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us for a fun time creating a new prject each month. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Community Room
Library
Westbrook Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Teens will learn how to develop drawing and visual communication skills using resources from our collection. Projects vary and include creating personal works and visual displays for the department. The club meets on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month @ 4:30 p.m., and supplies are provided. (ArtsCrafts1)
Location
Teen Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Come join us for some fun and exciting turns to your regular dance steps.
All skills are welcome as we learn easy dances set to holiday moves with
our dance instructors, Ms. Brenda and Mr. Charles. It’s a fun way to exercise and burn some extra calories! Don’t be shy, just come on by and have some fun!
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Esta clase presentará las funciones básicas y las características de MS PowerPoint 2010. Los participantes aprenderán como crear una presentación sencilla usando plantillas, se familiarizarán con la cinta de PowerPoint y los menús, así como editar texto e incluir gráficos. (Espanol1 Powerpoint1)
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Join us as we discuss the holiday novel "Christmas with Tucker" by Greg Kincaid. Pick up your copy in the Teen Room!
Bookclub1
Location
Conference Room
Library
Pablo Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Time
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Parlez-vous français? Non? Come learn with us at the library! This three part interactive course will include Transparent Language Online training, discussion in French, assessment, access to free practice resources and all things French! Topics1
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
Pablo Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 18, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Election Clean UP
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 18, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Esta clase presentará las funciones básicas y las características de MS PowerPoint 2010. Los participantes aprenderán como crear una presentación sencilla usando plantillas, se familiarizarán con la cinta de PowerPoint y los menús, así como editar texto e incluir gráficos.(Espanol1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 18, 2014
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, December 18, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Family Movie Night
December 18 at 4:00 PM
Stop by the library for a Christmas movie, free popcorn and drinks! Showtime is 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Please come out and join us for an evening of fun.
This program is intended for children ages 5-12 and their families!
(Movie1)
Location
Conference Room A and B
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 18, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Easy crafts for teens 12-18. Supplies for all crafts will be provided, so join us for some crafty fun. (ArtsCrafts1)
Location
Teen Lounge
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 18, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Come watch and discuss anime books, movies and art. A library program for ages 12-18. other1

Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 18, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Come and join us in making an alternate version of "Frosty the Snowman". The version you will be creating is "Picket Fence Snowman" because of what he's made of.
ArtsCraft1
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highlands Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 19, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Election Clean UP
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 19, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Esta clase presentará las funciones básicas y las características de MS PowerPoint 2010. Los participantes aprenderán como crear una presentación sencilla usando plantillas, se familiarizarán con la cinta de PowerPoint y los menús, así como editar texto e incluir gráficos.(Espanol1 Powerpoint1)
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Webb Wesconnett Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 19, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us as we watch the movie National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation starring Chevy Chase. Rated PG-13.
Movie1
Location
Community Room A & B
Library
Pablo Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 19, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
All Teens and Tweens (11-18)are invited to learn how make their own Gift Wrap in this fun craft program.(ArtsCraft1)
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Graham Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 19, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Gaming @ the Library... Challenge a friend! We'll have Wii, PS2 and Board games available. For ages 12-18. (Games1)
Location
Teen Lounge
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 19, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Teen and Tween Girls will choose and discuss books and topics of interest to them. (Bookclub1)
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brentwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 19, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Discover the Art and Science behind Shrinky Dinks using recycled plastic to make holiday art and ornaments. Holiday Craft Program for ages 12 to 17.
Location
Room B
Library
Southeast Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 20, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Election Clean UP
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 20, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
We provide access to computers and assistance from an e-specialist for navigating mobile devices, downloadable media, online applications, and basic computer instruction. Lab1

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. Lab1

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
Saturday, December 20, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Would you like to learn ways to research information on the history fair topic you have selected? Discover how to use free resources available at the library including biographies and primary sources.
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 20, 2014
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, December 20, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come and enjoy our movie of the week in our teen lounge area. Dec 6th- "Single Moms Club" Dec 13th - "Gimme Shelter" Dec 20th- "Need for Speed" Dec 27th "Transcendence" (Movie1)
Location
Teen Lounge
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Sunday, December 21, 2014
Time
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Learn about JPL’s eMagazine collection, navigating the digital content and transferring it to your device. BYOD - Bring Your Own Device for specific help. Devices1
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Sunday, December 21, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 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
Tuesday, December 23, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 2:00 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.

For this lab there is limited assistance in Spanish until 1:00 PM. 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
Tuesday, December 23, 2014
Time
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Computers are available for healthcare enrollment, filing for unemployment and food stamps, to prepare your resume, and complete online job applications, etc. You may also just come in and use a computer to improve your computer skills, including mousing, keyboarding, Word, Excel & PowerPoint. Those needing help downloading library eBooks to their mobile device are welcome to bring their tablets and e-readers. Assistance is available but limited by staff & privacy restrictions. (Lab1)
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 23, 2014
Time
2:15 PM - 3:15 PM
Description
Free one-on-one help with eBooks, email, the Internet, online applications, and basic computer instruction. Feel free to bring your charged laptop, e-reader or tablet with you. Call (904) 765-5402 or visit the front desk to make an appointment.
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 23, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Learn about the Jacksonville Public Library’s ebook collection. Discover how easy it can be to read ebooks right in your browser using OverDrive Read. Check out ebooks on a laptop, tablet or smartphone with no downloads or file transfers. (Download1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 23, 2014
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
Wednesday, December 24, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
All locations closed.
Library
Jacksonville Public Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, December 24, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Laptop computers are available to complete e-gov't and online job applications.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 419 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 25, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
All locations closed
Library
Jacksonville Public Library

Title
Date
Friday, December 26, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Gaming @ the Library... Challenge a friend! We'll have Wii, PS2 and Board games available. For ages 12-18. (Games1)
Location
Teen Lounge
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 27, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Learn how to quilt with the block of the month. Tips and fun is shared by all.
Location
Community Room A
Library
West Regional Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 27, 2014
Time
12:00 PM - 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. Join us for a special holiday anime. This program is intended for teens ages 12-18.
Movie1
Location
Auditorium
Library
Webb Wesconnett Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 27, 2014
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, December 27, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come and enjoy our movie of the week in our teen lounge area. Dec 6th- "Single Moms Club" Dec 13th - "Gimme Shelter" Dec 20th- "Need for Speed" Dec 27th "Transcendence" (Movie1)
Location
Teen Lounge
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 27, 2014
Time
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Gaming @ the Library... Challenge a friend! We'll have Wii, PS2 and board games available, For ages 12-18.
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Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, December 27, 2014
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Tournament for Teens
Location
Public Meeting Room A
Library
University Park Branch Library

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Important Messages
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
harrypotter and the gobalite of fire
Author
j.k.rowling
Review
harrypotter a 14 yearold is compiting in a very dangerous torniment
Rating
5
Title
Freedom Walkers
Author
Russell Freedman
Review
This book was pretty well written and very informational. I'm not the biggest fan of nonfiction, but I still enjoyed the book.
Rating
4