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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Thursday, January 29, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
delivery and set up of early voting equipments
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, January 29, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Introduction à Android et Apple iOS appareils et systèmes d'exploitation (Espanol1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, January 29, 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, January 29, 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
Teen Room
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, January 29, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Learn more functions and features in MS Excel 2010 to retrieve and analyze data. Learn how to use the VLOOKUP function, create PivotTables and PivotCharts, create Sparklines, use conditional formatting, and more. (Office2010 Excel1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, January 29, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Come to the library for some gaming fun. Enjoy two hours of gaming fun with our Xbox 360 and PS2!! This program is for tweens and teens! Snacks will be provided.
GAMES1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Murray Hill Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, January 29, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Teens and tweens, ages 10 -18, are welcome to join us in making CD Looms in this upcycling craft.

It’s a great way to reuse your (parents’) old CDs and start the recycling habit.

Materials and light refreshments will be provided for attendees.
ARTSCRAFTS1
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brentwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, January 29, 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, January 29, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
This is an opportunity to learn the keyboard on the computer and practice those skills.
STEM1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, January 29, 2015
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, January 29, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Girl Scout meeting.
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
West Regional Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, January 30, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
delivery and set up of early voting equipments
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, January 30, 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, January 30, 2015
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
Saturday, January 31, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
delivery and set up of early voting equipments
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, January 31, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
Work on school project
Location
Room D
Library
Southeast Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, January 31, 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, January 31, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come and enjoy our movie of the week in our teen lounge area. Jan 3rd- "Winter's Tale" Jan 10th- "Blended" Jan 17th- "Spider-Man 2" Jan 24th- "Divergent" Jan 31st- "Words and Pictures" (Movie1)
Location
Teen Lounge
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, January 31, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
One girl's journey to inspire a movement. Juliette is fourteen years old and she is on a mission to save elephants. After single-handedly raising funds Juliette embarks on a life-altering journey to South East Asia to meet and work with her hero The Elephant Lady. This is the story of two women, one from the East, one from the West, coming together on common ground, saving elephants. It's the coming of age of a passionate emerging woman joining forces with the wise eastern animal advocate on an enlightening journey of compassion, action, and hope that is sure to motivate audiences young and old. The message: no matter what your age, your ethnicity, or disposition, no matter what the cause, you can make a difference.
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Sunday, February 01, 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, February 01, 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, February 02, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
delivery and set up equipment for Early voting
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, February 02, 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, February 02, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
In this class we will learn how to create secure passwords, avoid internet scams and evaluate website safety. Receive practical advice and learn the skills you need to surf the web safely. (Internet1 Topics1)
Location
Room 419 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 03, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
delivery and set up equipment for Early voting
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 03, 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, February 03, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
AARP TaxAide sites are serviced by IRS-certified volunteers that provide FREE tax counseling and preparation services to millions of low- and middle-income taxpayers, with special attention to those ages 60 and older. There is no income or age limit for assistance at AARP TaxAide sites; however, AARP sites cannot assist rental property owners or small business owners. This service is a partnership between the Jacksonville Public Library, Real$ense and the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) Foundation.
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 03, 2015
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, February 03, 2015
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, February 03, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Workshop for innovative young individuals who would like to become entrepreneurs. Workshop includes Mentorship, Networking, Entrepreneur Resources in partnership with SCORE/SBA.
Location
Job Resource Lab
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 03, 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, February 03, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Meeting
Location
Community Room B
Library
West Regional Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 03, 2015
Time
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Talented music students from Jacksonville University performing under the direction of Dr. Marguerite Richardson.
Location
Hicks Auditorium
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 04, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
delivery and set up equipment for Early voting
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 04, 2015
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. If you have questions, please call (904) 858-2907. (Lab1)
Location
Study Room
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 04, 2015
Time
11:30 AM - 1:00 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
Wednesday, February 04, 2015
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, February 04, 2015
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, February 04, 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, February 04, 2015
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Join the Graham Branch Art Club for a fun art craft. Ages 6-18(ArtCraft1)
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Graham Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 04, 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, February 04, 2015
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Beginning Guitar Lessons for Teens age 12-18. Space is limited so registration is required. Guitars ARE NOT provided. Please bring your own guitar. Guitar lessons will be every Wednesday at 6:30 pm.
Music1
Location
Conference Room
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 04, 2015
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Introducción a Tabletas y Teléfonos inteligentes (Espanol1)
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 05, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
delivery and set up equipment for Early voting
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 05, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Los participantes aprenderán los conceptos básicos de la red social y las características populares de Facebook, LinkedIn y Twitter. Los temas incluyen como crear una cuenta nueva, herramientas de privacidad, como agregar mensajes en los muros, como buscar y comunicarse con amigos o familiares, como subir fotos y más. (Espanol1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 05, 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, February 05, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
AARP TaxAide sites are serviced by IRS-certified volunteers that provide FREE tax counseling and preparation services to millions of low- and middle-income taxpayers, with special attention to those ages 60 and older. There is no income or age limit for assistance at AARP TaxAide sites; however, AARP sites cannot assist rental property owners or small business owners. This service is a partnership between the Jacksonville Public Library, Real$ense and the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) Foundation.
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 05, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Watch a movie about Black issues and join a round table discussion after. Light refreshments served.
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brentwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 05, 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, February 05, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 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 document. Instruction includes formatting text, cut, copy paste and using Spelling and Grammar tools. (Office2010 Word1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 05, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Money Smarts for Teens
Jax Federal Credit Union and Jacksonville Public Library are presenting a money program just for teens! Learn about checking, savings and credit accounts; how to avoid debt; how to avoid money scams, and more.
Other1
Location
Community Room
Library
Westbrook Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 05, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
This is an opportunity to learn the keyboard on the computer and practice those skills.
STEM1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 05, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Enjoy Hobbit 2: The Desolation of Smaug (PG-13). All teens are invited (ages 13-18). Movie1
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highlands Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 05, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 8:30 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, February 05, 2015
Time
6:15 PM - 7:15 PM
Description
Learn the fine art of doodling (inspired by Zentangle) to amaze your friends. No artistic ability is required. Open to ages 12 and up.
Location
Conference Room
Library
West Regional Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 06, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
delivery and set up equipment for Early voting
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 06, 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 Lounge
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 06, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Write an inspirational love poem just in time for Valentine's Day! And Pizza!

Teen Advisory Board meetings will be held simultaniously with Writing Insipred Teens until further notice.

TeenAdvisoryBoard1
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Conference Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 07, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Early voting
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 07, 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, February 07, 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, February 07, 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
Saturday, February 07, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come and enjoy our movie of the week in our teen lounge area. Feb 7th- "Transformers Age of Extinction" Feb 14th- "Draft Day" Feb 21st "Captain America Winter Soldier" Feb 28th "Godzilla" (Movie1)
Location
Teen Lounge
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Sunday, February 08, 2015
Time
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Prezi is a free online alternative to PowerPoint. Learn the basics about this service and how to create dynamic presentations that can be easily shared on the Internet. (Special1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Sunday, February 08, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Percussionist Tony Steve, a faculty artist from Jacksonille University, is well-known to First Coast audiences for his many solo and collaborative performances.
Location
Hicks Auditorium
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Sunday, February 08, 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, February 09, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Early voting
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, February 09, 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, February 09, 2015
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. (Office2010 PowerPoint1)
Location
Room 419 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Early voting: on tuesdays and thursday Early voting is sharing the space with AARP Tax Help downstairs in the community room.
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 10, 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, February 10, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
AARP TaxAide sites are serviced by IRS-certified volunteers that provide FREE tax counseling and preparation services to millions of low- and middle-income taxpayers, with special attention to those ages 60 and older. There is no income or age limit for assistance at AARP TaxAide sites; however, AARP sites cannot assist rental property owners or small business owners. This service is a partnership between the Jacksonville Public Library, Real$ense and the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) Foundation.
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
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, February 10, 2015
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Papermaking activity series for kids 6-18(ArtCraft1)
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Graham Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Workshop for innovative young individuals who would like to become entrepreneurs. Workshop includes Mentorship, Networking, Entrepreneur Resources in partnership with SCORE/SBA.
Location
Job Resource Lab
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 10, 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, February 10, 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, February 10, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Meeting
Location
Community Room B
Library
West Regional Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Early voting
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
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. If you have questions, please call (904) 858-2907. (Lab1)
Location
Study Room
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Time
11:30 AM - 1:00 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
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
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, February 11, 2015
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, February 11, 2015
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, February 11, 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, February 11, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Never too old for a great story! This program is for tweens between the ages of 10- 12 and includes stories, books, songs along with dances, and games.
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 11, 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, February 11, 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, February 11, 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, February 11, 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, February 11, 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 Study Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Beginning Guitar Lessons for Teens age 12-18. Space is limited so registration is required. Guitars ARE NOT provided. Please bring your own guitar. Guitar lessons will be every Wednesday at 6:30 pm.
Music1
Location
Conference Room
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Aprenderá como manejar las herramientas básicas que ofrece este popular programa. Los participantes aprenderán a abrir un nuevo archivo, guardarlo, a cambiar el tamaño de las letras y a cambiar el tipo de letras, a centrar un párrafo, a revisar los errores de ortografía, y a corregirlos. También tocaremos el tema de como imprimir documentos. Los participantes aprenderán cómo utilizar las teclas especiales para agregar tildes y vigulillas (~), las cuales se utilizan en el idioma español.(Espanol1 Word1)
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 12, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Early voting: on tuesdays and thursday Early voting is sharing the space with AARP Tax Help downstairs in the community room.
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 12, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Aprenderá como manejar las herramientas básicas que ofrece este popular programa. Los participantes aprenderán a abrir un nuevo archivo, guardarlo, a cambiar el tamaño de las letras y a cambiar el tipo de letras, a centrar un párrafo, a revisar los errores de ortografía, y a corregirlos. También tocaremos el tema de como imprimir documentos. Los participantes aprenderán cómo utilizar las teclas especiales para agregar tildes y vigulillas (~), las cuales se utilizan en el idioma español.(Espanol1 Word1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 12, 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, February 12, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
AARP TaxAide sites are serviced by IRS-certified volunteers that provide FREE tax counseling and preparation services to millions of low- and middle-income taxpayers, with special attention to those ages 60 and older. There is no income or age limit for assistance at AARP TaxAide sites; however, AARP sites cannot assist rental property owners or small business owners. This service is a partnership between the Jacksonville Public Library, Real$ense and the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) Foundation.
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 12, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Chadwick Boseman stars as James Brown in this biopic from Universal Studios and director Tate Taylor (The Help). From a childhood spent in poverty to his emergence as the Godfather of Soul, Brown's incredible life story is one of talent, determination, and perseverance.(Movie1)
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brentwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 12, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Create a funny story by filling in the blanks with adjectives, verbs, and nouns. Come join us in the teen room for some fun with words.
(Other1)
Location
Teen Lounge
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 12, 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, February 12, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Participants will learn about more advanced MS Word functions such as bulleted and numbered lists, special symbols, format with columns and page breaks, tables, graphics/resize and crop images, customize with borders and colors, and printing. (Office2010 Word1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 12, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Learn about checking, savings and credit accounts; how to avoid debt; how to avoid money scams, and more. Teen Thursday is a monthly program open to teens and tweens, ages 10-18. Other1
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 12, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
FREE library resources can help your student succeed in school. Participants will learn how to navigate the library’s catalog and website, help their children research topics using library databases and more. Sign-up for a chance to win a door prize!
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 12, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
This is an opportunity to learn the keyboard on the computer and practice those skills.
STEM1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 12, 2015
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, February 12, 2015
Time
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Join us as we play a variety of board games!
Games1
Location
Conference Room
Library
Pablo Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 12, 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
Friday, February 13, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Early voting
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 13, 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 Lounge
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 14, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Early voting
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 14, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Description
Working on project for school
Location
Room F
Library
Southeast Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 14, 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, February 14, 2015
Time
1:30 PM - 2:30 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
Saturday, February 14, 2015
Time
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Celebrate Valentine's Day with other vampire fans and watch Twilight - Edward + Bella = Eternity.
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 14, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Tournament for Teens
Location
Public Meeting Room B
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 14, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come and enjoy our movie of the week in our teen lounge area. Feb 7th- "Transformers Age of Extinction" Feb 14th- "Draft Day" Feb 21st "Captain America Winter Soldier" Feb 28th "Godzilla" (Movie1)
Location
Teen Lounge
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Sunday, February 15, 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. (Download1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Sunday, February 15, 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, February 17, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Early voting: on tuesdays and thursday Early voting is sharing the space with AARP Tax Help downstairs in the community room.
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 17, 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, February 17, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
AARP TaxAide sites are serviced by IRS-certified volunteers that provide FREE tax counseling and preparation services to millions of low- and middle-income taxpayers, with special attention to those ages 60 and older. There is no income or age limit for assistance at AARP TaxAide sites; however, AARP sites cannot assist rental property owners or small business owners. This service is a partnership between the Jacksonville Public Library, Real$ense and the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) Foundation.
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
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, February 17, 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, February 17, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Meeting
Location
Community Room B
Library
West Regional Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Whether you are fluent in Spanish or just getting started, come join the conversation! We will facilitate a discussion in Spanish on a variety of subjects. You will also discover the many language resources available at the library, including e-resources. Other1
Location
Community Room A
Library
West Regional Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Time
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Faculty artist from The Florida State University in recital
Location
Hicks Auditorium
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Early voting
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
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. If you have questions, please call (904) 858-2907. (Lab1)
Location
Study Room
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
Time
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
Learn more functions and features in MS Excel 2010 to retrieve and analyze data. Learn how to use the VLOOKUP function, create PivotTables and PivotCharts, create Sparklines, use conditional formatting, and more. (Office2010 Excel1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
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, February 18, 2015
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, February 18, 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, February 18, 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, February 18, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Chinese New Year Celebration
Location
Auditorium
Library
Webb Wesconnett Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Beginning Guitar Lessons for Teens age 12-18. Space is limited so registration is required. Guitars ARE NOT provided. Please bring your own guitar. Guitar lessons will be every Wednesday at 6:30 pm.
Music1
Location
Conference Room
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Aprenderá como manejar las herramientas básicas que ofrece este popular programa. Los participantes aprenderán a abrir un nuevo archivo, guardarlo, a cambiar el tamaño de las letras y a cambiar el tipo de letras, a centrar un párrafo, a revisar los errores de ortografía, y a corregirlos. También tocaremos el tema de como imprimir documentos. Los participantes aprenderán cómo utilizar las teclas especiales para agregar tildes y vigulillas (~), las cuales se utilizan en el idioma español.(Espanol1 Word1)
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 19, 2015
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Early voting: on tuesdays and thursday Early voting is sharing the space with AARP Tax Help downstairs in the community room.
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 19, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Aprenderá como manejar las herramientas básicas que ofrece este popular programa. Los participantes aprenderán a abrir un nuevo archivo, guardarlo, a cambiar el tamaño de las letras y a cambiar el tipo de letras, a centrar un párrafo, a revisar los errores de ortografía, y a corregirlos. También tocaremos el tema de como imprimir documentos. Los participantes aprenderán cómo utilizar las teclas especiales para agregar tildes y vigulillas (~), las cuales se utilizan en el idioma español.(Espanol1 Word1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 19, 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, February 19, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
AARP TaxAide sites are serviced by IRS-certified volunteers that provide FREE tax counseling and preparation services to millions of low- and middle-income taxpayers, with special attention to those ages 60 and older. There is no income or age limit for assistance at AARP TaxAide sites; however, AARP sites cannot assist rental property owners or small business owners. This service is a partnership between the Jacksonville Public Library, Real$ense and the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) Foundation.
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 19, 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, February 19, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
In this hands-on class for beginners, you'll learn how to design, create, and publish a wide variety of documents using Microsoft Publisher 2010. You'll find out how Publisher's built-in layouts and templates can help you quickly complete simple newsletters, brochures, fliers and the like. (Office2010 Topics1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 19, 2015
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 Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 19, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Vystar Credit Union and Jacksonville Public Library are presenting a money program just for teens! Learn about checking, savings and credit accounts; how to avoid debt; how to avoid money scams, and more.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Graham Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 19, 2015
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Teens have the opportunity and chance to offer ideas; suggestions; and plan programs. Meetings are held every third Thursday of each month starting @ 5:00 p.m. Ages 12-18 are welcomed and can be counted as volunteer hours. For more information, call us @ (904) 757-7702. (TeenAdvisoryBoard1)
Location
Conference Room B
Library
Highlands Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 19, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
FREE library resources can help your student succeed in school. Participants will learn how to navigate the library’s catalog and website, help their children research topics using library databases and more. Sign-up for a chance to win a door prize! Other1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Graham Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 19, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
This is an opportunity to learn the keyboard on the computer and practice those skills.
STEM1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 19, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Come to celebrate Chinese New Year on February 19th, the first day of the year of sheep. Learn about Chinese New Year celebration traditions and enjoy freshly boiled dumplings. Other1
Location
Conference Room B
Library
Highlands Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 19, 2015
Time
6:15 PM - 8:15 PM
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
Friday, February 20, 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 Lounge
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 21, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Description
Work on projects
Location
Room D
Library
Southeast Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 21, 2015
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
Meeting Room B
Library
Webb Wesconnett Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 21, 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, February 21, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Join us as we watch the latest installment in the Marvel movies...Captain America: The Winter Soldier. Rated PG-13
Movies1
Location
Community Room A & B
Library
Pablo Creek Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, February 21, 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, February 21, 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, February 21, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come and enjoy our movie of the week in our teen lounge area. Feb 7th- "Transformers Age of Extinction" Feb 14th- "Draft Day" Feb 21st "Captain America Winter Soldier" Feb 28th "Godzilla" (Movie1)
Location
Teen Lounge
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Sunday, February 22, 2015
Time
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
As the world moves faster and faster it can be hard to keep track of everything. With Microsoft’s OneNote you can set reminders for yourself, build recipies, create reference books for all aspects of your life. Learn how to make the most of this free service, both on your computer and on your mobile devices. (Office2010)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Sunday, February 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 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, February 23, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 4:30 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 419 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 24, 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, February 24, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
AARP TaxAide sites are serviced by IRS-certified volunteers that provide FREE tax counseling and preparation services to millions of low- and middle-income taxpayers, with special attention to those ages 60 and older. There is no income or age limit for assistance at AARP TaxAide sites; however, AARP sites cannot assist rental property owners or small business owners. This service is a partnership between the Jacksonville Public Library, Real$ense and the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) Foundation.
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
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, February 24, 2015
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Papermaking activity series for kids 6-18(ArtCraft1)
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Graham Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Workshop for innovative young individuals who would like to become entrepreneurs. Workshop includes Mentorship, Networking, Entrepreneur Resources in partnership with SCORE/SBA.
Location
Job Resource Lab
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Hey Teens…Do you like books? Come to Book Talk Tuesdays!!! Get a chance to see, hear, and talk about some great books new and old. Give your input on the book of the month or share your favorite books with the group. All teens age 12 to 18 are welcome to join in and snacks will be provided. (BookClub1)
Location
Teen Study Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 24, 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, February 24, 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
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Meeting
Location
Community Room B
Library
West Regional Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
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. If you have questions, please call (904) 858-2907. (Lab1)
Location
Study Room
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Time
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
Learn the basics of cloud-based computing by exploring Google Docs and Microsoft SkyDrive. These services offer free storage and editing for many popular file formats such as MS Word, Excel and many others. (Topics1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
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, February 25, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Learn how to quilt with our Block of the Month and the tips, tricks and good advice from our quilters. Show and Tell and great fun!
Library
Maxville Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Time
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Get in the scene with the Wii. Challenge your friends to tennis, bowling or other games on the Wii.
Games1
Location
Study Room
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
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, February 25, 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, February 25, 2015
Time
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Never too old for a great story! This program is for tweens between the ages of 10- 12 and includes stories, books, songs along with dances, and games.
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 25, 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
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Bring your imagination and we will provide the canvas! Express yourself by painting with scissors and colored paper, a method made famous by Henri Matisse. Other1
Location
Community Room A
Library
West Regional Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 25, 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, February 25, 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 Study Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Time
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Beginning Guitar Lessons for Teens age 12-18. Space is limited so registration is required. Guitars ARE NOT provided. Please bring your own guitar. Guitar lessons will be every Wednesday at 6:30 pm.
Music1
Location
Conference Room
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Time
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Clase de repaso y de Práctica
- MS Word I y MS Word II (2/25/15)
- MS Excel I y MS Excel II (3/18/15)
(Espanol1 Word1)
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 26, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Clase de repaso y de Práctica (Espanol1)
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 26, 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, February 26, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
AARP TaxAide sites are serviced by IRS-certified volunteers that provide FREE tax counseling and preparation services to millions of low- and middle-income taxpayers, with special attention to those ages 60 and older. There is no income or age limit for assistance at AARP TaxAide sites; however, AARP sites cannot assist rental property owners or small business owners. This service is a partnership between the Jacksonville Public Library, Real$ense and the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) Foundation.
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 26, 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, February 26, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 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
Thursday, February 26, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Come to the library for some gaming fun. Enjoy two hours of gaming fun with our Xbox 360 and PS2!! This program is for tweens and teens! Snacks will be provided.
GAMES1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Murray Hill Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 26, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Jax Federal Credit Union and Jacksonville Public Library are presenting a money program just for teens! Learn about checking, savings and credit accounts; how to avoid debt; how to avoid money scams, and more.
Other1
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brentwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 26, 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, February 26, 2015
Time
6:00 PM - 8:30 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
Friday, February 27, 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 Lounge
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, February 27, 2015
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

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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.

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hostclub 1
Author
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Rating
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The City of Death
Author
Sarwat Chadda
Review
This is a great book with a lot of action based on the modern take of Indian mythology I can't wait to read more.
Rating
5