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Title
Date
Thursday, May 05, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children 0-5 years old with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, finger plays, nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Storytime1
Location
Children's Area
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 05, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 05, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 with an adult. The program can include stories, fingerplays, rhymes, songs and crafts that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. This program is limited to the first 20 kids.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Murray Hill Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 05, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 10:55 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 05, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Storytime1
Storytime1
Location
Community Room A
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 05, 2016
Time
10:50 AM - 11:25 AM
Description
The learning continues! Each week, we will either offer an art program related to our storytime theme or a free play opportunity for parents and children to play, learn and laugh. ArtCraft1 Other1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 05, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is a short lap-sit program for children from birth to 18 months with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interaction between parent and child. Limited to 15 babies.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 05, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is open to children up to age 5 and their families. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. ArtsCrafts1
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 05, 2016
Time
2:15 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
A short lap-sit program for children from birth to walking with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child. *Attendance is limited. *Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space. **Program includes a 15 minute "Tummy Time" starting at 2:15pm for baby and parent to play and socialize. Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 05, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
This program is open to children age 8 to 12. Participants are introduced to art history, activities and techniques than promote creative expression and creative thinking.

Please arrive on time. Program starts promptly at 3:00. Unfortunately late attendees cannot be accommodated.

ArtsCrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 05, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Bring your log-in and join us in the E-Classroom for iReady Lab time!
Space is limited.
Stem1
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 05, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 4:55 PM
Description
Step on stage for readers’ theater, drama play, games and more! For children ages 8-12. Other1
Location
Terry Children's Theater
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 05, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Now that Dracula has opened the Hotel Transylvania's doors to humans, things are changing for the better; however, Drac is secretly worried that his half-human grandson, Dennis, isn't showing his vampire side. So, while Mavis and Johnny are away, Drac enlists his friends to help him. (MOVIE1)
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brentwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 05, 2016
Time
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
You’re invited to Rutledge Pearson Elementary Night at Bradham and Brooks Branch Library! Come celebrate Jacksonville Public Library and Duval County Public School’s historic partnership with a party for Rutledge Pearson'students. Children will have an opportunity to meet their local librarian, make crafts and use their student card to check out books!

DCPSparty1
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 05, 2016
Time
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Free math tutoring for students
Location
Room E
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 05, 2016
Time
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Bring your log-in and join us in the E-Classroom for iReady Lab time! Space is limited.
Stem1
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 05, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Come join us for a family friendly movie. We'll be showing Disney's Mulan. Ages 0-99+.
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 05, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Bring your pajamas and your favorite snuggly stuffed animal! This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.(Storytime1)
Location
Community Room
Library
Westbrook Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 05, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
This program is for children 3-5 years old. Children are introduced to developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing through creative interpretation and expression, control, and skill in using art implements to achieve a desired effect. ArtsCrafts1 Winter1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 05, 2016
Time
7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Put on your pajamas and bring your favorite stuffed animal. It’s time to cuddle up for sleepy time stories. This program is for ages 0-5 years with an adult caregiver. It includes stories, books, fingerplays, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Storytime1
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 06, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
come and join us at the Bradham and Brooks Branch for some singing, dancing, music, stories and more! Our new Music and Movement program is open to children 0-8 years old and parents too!
Stay for arts and crafts following each program!

Music1
Other1
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 06, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. Join us for stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.Storytime1
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 06, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years old with a caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. An art activity follows storytime.
Storytime1 ArtCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Room A & B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 06, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
A short program for children birth to 5 years and their families. Join us for stories, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. Space is limited. Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 06, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children 18-36 months with a caregiver. Children engage in developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing the fine motor skills. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, cause/effect, and experimenting with different art implements.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 06, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Program for children birth to 5 years. This program includes stories, books, finger plays,nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.(Storytime1)
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brentwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 06, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. (Storytime1)
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 06, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Open play block time or art time following. Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 06, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
A short lap-sit program for children from birth to walking with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child.
Storytime1
Location
Hightower Children's Orientation Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 06, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Graham Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 06, 2016
Time
10:35 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
During this program, children ages 5 and under are introduced to developmentally appropriate craft activities that promote creative interpretation and expression. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 06, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays and books to promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Children are introduced to appropriate activities that promote all areas of development.
ArtsCrafts1
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 06, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program includes rhymes, songs, finger-plays and books to promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Children are introduced to sign language and developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing fine motor muscles in the hands.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 06, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Terry Children's Theater
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 06, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Storytime1
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 06, 2016
Time
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes activities that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. An art activity follows the storytime.
Storytime1 ArtsCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Room A & B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 06, 2016
Time
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Description
This program is for children 0-5 years with adult. Our program includes songs, stories and musical instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing. Storytime1
Location
Community Room A
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 06, 2016
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is open to children up to age 12 and their families. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 06, 2016
Time
11:30 AM - 11:55 AM
Description
During this program, children ages 5 and under are introduced to developmentally appropriate craft activities that promote creative interpretation and expression. Storytime1
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 06, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Enjoy piecing together crafts after school. Craft time includes various applications of fun such as: crochet, embroider, painting, drawing, letter writing, mandala coloring and more. Share your stories and conversations and show off your finished pieces.
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 07, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children 18-36 months with a caregiver. Children engage in developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing the fine motor skills. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, cause/effect, and experimenting with different art implements.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 07, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary vuilding and comprehension. Open Play following program. Early literacy toys ranging from building blocks to dinosaurs will be made available. Caregivers must stay with children at all times. Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 07, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
A short lap-sit program for children from birth to walking with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child.
Storytime1
Location
Hightower Children's Orientation Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 07, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 07, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Terry Children's Theater
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 07, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join us the first Saturday of each month for a fun and easy craft.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 07, 2016
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is open to children up to age 12 and their families. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 07, 2016
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Join us for all things fun on this Saturday afternoon! Each time, it will be something different and always a surprise presented by either our wonderful staff or Kiwanis volunteers. What will it be this time? Craft? Storytime? Games? Come and find out! Other1
Location
Children's Area
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 07, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
For School Age Children. This program will feature crafts and activities related to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. Come join us for some fun experiments and unique challenges!
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 07, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Chess is more than just a game . Chess is an excellent way to build your child's problem solving skills, while also strengthening their overall academic performance. (GAMES1)
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brentwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 07, 2016
Time
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Create, experiment, and learn at the Westbrook library!
Location
Community Room
Library
Westbrook Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 07, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Songs, activities, stories and culinary creations are all part of Cook A Book.
other1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, May 09, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, May 09, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
A short program for children walking to 36 months with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. Attendance is limited please contact the branch for details*. STORYTIME1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, May 09, 2016
Time
10:50 AM - 11:20 AM
Description
The learning continues! Each week, we will either offer an art program related to our storytime theme or a free play opportunity for parents and children to play, learn and laugh. ArtCraft1 Other1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, May 09, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
This program is for children 0 to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and instrument that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing. Attendance is limited*. (Storytime 1)
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, May 09, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Parents and students from San Mateo Elementary are invited to a special night at Highlands Regional Library! Come celebrate Jacksonville Public Library and Duval County Public School’s historic partnership with a party for School Name’s students. Children will have an opportunity to meet their local librarian, make crafts and use their student card to check out books!
DCPSparty1
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Monday, May 09, 2016
Time
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
Parents and students from Pine Estates Elementary are invited to a special night at Highlands Regional Library! Come celebrate Jacksonville Public Library and Duval County Public School’s historic partnership with a party for School Name’s students. Children will have an opportunity to meet their local librarian, make crafts and use their student card to check out books!
DCPSparty1
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. Join us for stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited*. Storytime1
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM
Description
Program is for children 0-5 years with an adult. Program includes songs, stories and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing. Storytime1
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children 0 to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This English/Spanish program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymers, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. (Storytime1)
Location
Multipurpose Room A
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Time
10:35 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This guided & structured program features activities for parents / caregivers and children 0-5 which reinforce the role of parents as the child’s first teacher by using developmentally appropriate toys and activities in a social setting. Other1
Location
Community Room A
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Time
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. Join us for a short craft to promote prewriting skills and creativity.ArtsCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children 0 to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.
Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:25 AM
Description
Program is for children 0-5 years with an adult. Program includes songs, stories and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing. Storytime1
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Time
11:10 AM - 11:35 AM
Description
This guided & structured program features activities for parents / caregivers and children 0-5 which reinforce the role of parents as the child’s first teacher by using developmentally appropriate toys and activities in a social setting. Other1
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
The Power Hour will give school age children the opportunity to help each other in a group setting with their homework. This will help them learn how to work together as part of a team not just for school purposes but also in life. This program is intended for children grades 3rd to 5th. Life Skills1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
You're invited to Long Branch Elementary School Night at the Main Library! Come celebrate Jacksonville Public Library and Duval County Public School's historic partnership with a party for Long Branch Elementary's students. Children will have an opportunity to meet their local librarian, make crafts, and use their student card to check out books!
Location
Terry Children's Theater
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us for an Asian Pacific Heritage Month program focusing on the art of Japanese paper folding. Inspired by the book, The Origami Master, we will make our own origami elephants. All materials will be provided. For children ages 6-12. ArtsCrafts1
APH1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Murray Hill Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Join us for fun math games and a snack! Ages 6-12.
Stem1
Location
Study Room
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Time
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
For students of all ages. Bring any math question and get help from Math Tutor Michelle Kaiser.
Location
Conference Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
You’re invited to Ramona Boulevard Elementary School Night at Murray Hill Public Library! Come celebrate Jacksonville Public Library and Duval County Public School’s historic partnership with a party for Ramona Boulevard Elementary School’s students. Children will have an opportunity to meet their local librarian, make crafts and use their student card to check out books!
DCPSparty1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Murray Hill Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
You’re invited to Hogan Spring Glen Elementary Night at the San Marco Branch library! Come celebrate Jacksonville Public Library and Duval County Public School’s historic partnership with a party for Hogan Spring Glen Elementary students. Children will have an opportunity to meet their local librarian, make crafts and use their student card to check out books!
DCPSparty1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Bring your pajamas and your favorite snuggly stuffed animal! This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.(Storytime1)
Location
Children's Area
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Open play block time or art time following. Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This school readiness program for children ages 3-5 years includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited.WINTER1
Storytime1
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Join us as we celebrate our local schools with a library open house night. Tours, crafts, and refreshments. DCPSparty1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Time
7:05 PM - 8:35 PM
Description
You’re invited to Loretto Elementary Night at the South Mandarin Library! Come celebrate Jacksonville Public Library and Duval County Public School’s historic partnership with a party for Loretto's students. Children will have an opportunity to meet their local librarian, make crafts and use their student card to check out books!
DCPSparty1
Location
Multipurpose Room A & B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 12, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children 0-5 years old with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, finger plays, nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Storytime1
Location
Children's Area
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 12, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 12, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 with an adult. The program can include stories, fingerplays, rhymes, songs and crafts that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. This program is limited to the first 20 kids.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Murray Hill Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 12, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 10:55 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 12, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Storytime1
Storytime1
Location
Community Room A
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 12, 2016
Time
10:50 AM - 11:25 AM
Description
The learning continues! Each week, we will either offer an art program related to our storytime theme or a free play opportunity for parents and children to play, learn and laugh. ArtCraft1 Other1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 12, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is a short lap-sit program for children from birth to 18 months with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interaction between parent and child. Limited to 15 babies.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 12, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is open to children up to age 5 and their families. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. ArtsCrafts1
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 12, 2016
Time
2:15 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
A short lap-sit program for children from birth to walking with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child. *Attendance is limited. *Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space. **Program includes a 15 minute "Tummy Time" starting at 2:15pm for baby and parent to play and socialize. Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 12, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
This program is open to children age 8 to 12. Participants are introduced to art history, activities and techniques than promote creative expression and creative thinking.

Please arrive on time. Program starts promptly at 3:00. Unfortunately late attendees cannot be accommodated.

ArtsCrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 12, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Bring your log-in and join us in the E-Classroom for iReady Lab time!
Space is limited.
Stem1
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 12, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 4:55 PM
Description
Step on stage for readers’ theater, drama play, games and more! For children ages 8-12. Other1
Location
Terry Children's Theater
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 12, 2016
Time
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Bring your log-in and join us in the E-Classroom for iReady Lab time! Space is limited.
Stem1
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 12, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Come join us as we explore the world of STEAM: science, technology, engineering, art and math. Ages 0-99+
Location
Community Room A
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 12, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Bring your pajamas and your favorite snuggly stuffed animal! This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.(Storytime1)
Location
Community Room
Library
Westbrook Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 12, 2016
Time
7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Put on your pajamas and bring your favorite stuffed animal. It’s time to cuddle up for sleepy time stories. This program is for ages 0-5 years with an adult caregiver. It includes stories, books, fingerplays, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Storytime1
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 13, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
come and join us at the Bradham and Brooks Branch for some singing, dancing, music, stories and more! Our new Music and Movement program is open to children 0-8 years old and parents too!
Stay for arts and crafts following each program!

Music1
Other1
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 13, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. Join us for stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.Storytime1
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 13, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years old with a caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. An art activity follows storytime.
Storytime1 ArtCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Room A & B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 13, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
A short program for children birth to 5 years and their families. Join us for stories, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. Space is limited. Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 13, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children 18-36 months with a caregiver. Children engage in developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing the fine motor skills. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, cause/effect, and experimenting with different art implements.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 13, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Program for children birth to 5 years. This program includes stories, books, finger plays,nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.(Storytime1)
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brentwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 13, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. (Storytime1)
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 13, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Open play block time or art time following. Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 13, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
A short lap-sit program for children from birth to walking with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child.
Storytime1
Location
Hightower Children's Orientation Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 13, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Graham Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 13, 2016
Time
10:35 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
During this program, children ages 5 and under are introduced to developmentally appropriate craft activities that promote creative interpretation and expression. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 13, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays and books to promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Children are introduced to appropriate activities that promote all areas of development.
ArtsCrafts1
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 13, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program includes rhymes, songs, finger-plays and books to promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Children are introduced to sign language and developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing fine motor muscles in the hands.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 13, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Terry Children's Theater
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 13, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Storytime1
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 13, 2016
Time
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes activities that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. An art activity follows the storytime.
Storytime1 ArtsCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Room A & B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 13, 2016
Time
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Description
This program is for children 0-5 years with adult. Our program includes songs, stories and musical instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing. Storytime1
Location
Community Room A
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 13, 2016
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is open to children up to age 12 and their families. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 13, 2016
Time
11:30 AM - 11:55 AM
Description
During this program, children ages 5 and under are introduced to developmentally appropriate craft activities that promote creative interpretation and expression. Storytime1
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 13, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Learn the basics of creating and manipulating 3D design software. Also, learn best practices for designing objects that are 3D printer friendly.
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 13, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
One hour program for ages 6-12 year olds to play and enjoy chess. Basic knowledge of chess needed. Sign up day of program. (Games1)
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 14, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children 18-36 months with a caregiver. Children engage in developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing the fine motor skills. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, cause/effect, and experimenting with different art implements.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 14, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary vuilding and comprehension. Open Play following program. Early literacy toys ranging from building blocks to dinosaurs will be made available. Caregivers must stay with children at all times. Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 14, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children ages 18 months to 3 years with an adult caregiver. It includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.(storytime1)
Location
Conference Room
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 14, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
A short lap-sit program for children from birth to walking with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child.
Storytime1
Location
Hightower Children's Orientation Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 14, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 14, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Terry Children's Theater
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 14, 2016
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is open to children up to age 12 and their families. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 14, 2016
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Join us for all things fun on this Saturday afternoon! Each time, it will be something different and always a surprise presented by either our wonderful staff or Kiwanis volunteers. What will it be this time? Craft? Storytime? Games? Come and find out! Other1
Location
Children's Area
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 14, 2016
Time
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
You're invited to Biltmore Elementary School Night at the Main Library! Come celebrate Jacksonville Public Library and Duval County Public School's historic partnership with a party for Biltmore Elementary's students. Children will have an opportunity to meet their local librarian, make crafts, and use their student card to check out books!
Location
Terry Children's Theater
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 14, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
You’re invited to Don Brewer Elementary Day at University Park Branch Library! Come celebrate Jacksonville Public Library and Duval County Public School’s historic partnership with a party for Don Brewer Elementary’s students. Children will have an opportunity to meet their local librarian, make crafts and use their student card to check out books!
DCPSparty1
Location
Public Meeting Room B
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 14, 2016
Time
2:15 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Learn about other cultures by performing scripts based on folktales!
Location
Community Room
Library
Westbrook Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 14, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
enjoy a fun craft for school age children. (ArtsCraft1)
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brentwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 14, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Beginners and experts are invited to join us for an afternoon of crochet. All materials are supplied. Everyone Welcome! Other1
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 14, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Bring your log-in and join us in the E-Classroom for iReady Lab time!
Space is limited.
Stem1
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 14, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
You're invited to S. P. Livingston Elementary School Night at the Main Library! Come celebrate Jacksonville Public Library and Duval County Public School's historic partnership with a party for S. P. Livingston Elementary's students. Children will have an opportunity to meet their local librarian, make crafts, and use their student card to check out books!
Location
Terry Children's Theater
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, May 16, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, May 16, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
A short program for children walking to 36 months with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. Attendance is limited please contact the branch for details*. STORYTIME1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, May 16, 2016
Time
10:50 AM - 11:20 AM
Description
The learning continues! Each week, we will either offer an art program related to our storytime theme or a free play opportunity for parents and children to play, learn and laugh. ArtCraft1 Other1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, May 16, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
This program is for children 0 to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and instrument that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing. Attendance is limited*. (Storytime 1)
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, May 16, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
You’re invited to Pickett Elementary School Night at Highlands Regional Library! Come celebrate Jacksonville Public Library and Duval County Public School’s historic partnership with a party for School Name’s students. Children will have an opportunity to meet their local librarian, make crafts and use their student card to check out books!
DCPSparty1
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Monday, May 16, 2016
Time
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Description
You’re invited to Oceanway Elementary School Night at Highlands Regional Library! Come celebrate Jacksonville Public Library and Duval County Public School’s historic partnership with a party for School Name’s students. Children will have an opportunity to meet their local librarian, make crafts and use their student card to check out books!
DCPSparty1
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. Join us for stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited*. Storytime1
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays and books to promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Children are introduced to developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing fine motor muscles in the hands. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, and control. For ages 0-5. TICKETS REQUIRED. ArtsCrafts1
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children 0 to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This English/Spanish program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymers, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. (Storytime1)
Location
Multipurpose Room A
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Time
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. Join us for a short craft to promote prewriting skills and creativity.ArtsCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children 0 to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.
Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays and books to promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Children are introduced to developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing fine motor muscles in the hands. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, and control. For ages 0-5. TICKETS REQUIRED. ArtsCrafts1
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Time
11:10 AM - 11:35 AM
Description
This guided & structured program features activities for parents / caregivers and children 0-5 which reinforce the role of parents as the child’s first teacher by using developmentally appropriate toys and activities in a social setting. Other1
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
The Power Hour will give school age children the opportunity to help each other in a group setting with their homework. This will help them learn how to work together as part of a team not just for school purposes but also in life. This program is intended for children grades 3rd to 5th. Life Skills1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Are you an origami master? Want to be? Join us for an Asian Pacific Heritage Month program focusing on the art of Japanese paper folding. Inspired by the book, The Origami Master, we will make our own origami elephants. All materials will be provided.
APH1
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us at Maxville Branch Library for an hour of dominoes. No experience needed, and sets are provided. For Teens, Tweens, and School-age Youth, ages 8 - 18. Games1
Library
Maxville Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Join us for fun math games and a snack! Ages 6-12.
Stem1
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Time
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
You're invited to St. Clair Evans Elementary School Night at the Main Library! Come celebrate Jacksonville Public Library and Duval County Public School's historic partnership with a party for St. Clair Evans Elementary's students. Children will have an opportunity to meet their local librarian, make crafts, and use their student card to check out books!
Location
Terry Children's Theater
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Join us for Terrific Tuesdays for fun activities such as art, crafts, games, stories! This program is designed for ages 5-12. Other1
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Wear your pajamas and bring your favorite stuffed animal! This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited according to age of attendees and availability of space. Register at the children’s desk the day of the program.Library: Southeast Branch Library
Storytime1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Open play block time or art time following. Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Storytime1
Storytime1
Library
Maxville Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This school readiness program for children ages 3-5 years includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited.WINTER1
Storytime1
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Explore a new language during this bilingual storytime. This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited according to age of attendees and availability of space. Register at the children’s desk the day of the program.Library: Southeast Branch Library
Storytime1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is open to children up to age 5 and their families. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. ArtsCrafts1
Library
Maxville Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Join us on early dismissal Wednesdays for something new to do! Crafts, board games, and cookies. For children ages 6 and older. Games1 ArtsCrafts1
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Out of school early? Come and join us for a fun afternoon of crafts, games and activities! Each time will be different : ) Other1
Location
Public Meeting Room A
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Held during Early Dismissal Wednesdays for School Age through Teen. Develop your computer skills, such as typing, using Microsoft Office, or doing reliable Internet searches, or get online to work on your assignments. Select Topis Will Vary. No library card required. (STEM1)
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us for a monthly creative art program. Kids will be encouraged to be creative while learning about art techniques, artists and art appreciation.(ArtsCrafts1)
Location
Community Room
Library
Westbrook Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Description
A school age program where youth create with legos (Stem)
Location
Multipurpose Room A & B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Join us for stories and a fun cooking activity! This program encourages creativity and develops creative thinking.
Please call 778-7305 extension 4 for details. For ages 5 to 12.
Stem1
Location
Auditorium
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
School Agers and Tweens join us in creating cool and unique arts and crafts every Early Release Wednesday starting @ 3:30 p.m.! Kids ages 5- 12!!! ArtsCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
We're going hunting again! Come join us for a brain-teasing, puzzle-solving game of wits. Other1
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Are you an origami master? Want to be? Join us for an Asian Pacific Heritage Month program focusing on the art of Japanese paper folding. Inspired by the book, The Origami Master, we will make our own origami elephants. All materials will be provided. For children ages 6-12.
APH1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Calling all Pokémon fans! Come and share all things Pokémon, such as movies, books, and card games! Teens and tweens ages 8-18 are welcome. (Other1)
Location
Conference Room
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
These programs engage children in science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics. Specific projects may explore concepts such as cause/effect, creative interpretation and expression, and involve experimenting with different art mediums and tools to achieve a desired effect. STEM1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Graham Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Bring your pajamas and your favorite snuggly stuffed animal! This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.(Storytime1)
Location
Children's Area
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Bring your log-in and join us in the E-Classroom for iReady Lab time!
Space is limited.
Stem1
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Join us as we celebrate our local schools with a library open house night. Tours, crafts, and refreshments. DCPSparty1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Time
7:05 PM - 8:35 PM
Description
You’re invited to Greenland Pines Elementary Night at the South Mandarin Library! Come celebrate Jacksonville Public Library and Duval County Public School’s historic partnership with a party for Greenland Pine's students. Children will have an opportunity to meet their local librarian, make crafts and use their student card to check out books!
DCPSparty1
Location
Multipurpose Room A & B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 19, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children 0-5 years old with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, finger plays, nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Storytime1
Location
Children's Area
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 19, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 19, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 with an adult. The program can include stories, fingerplays, rhymes, songs and crafts that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. This program is limited to the first 20 kids.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Murray Hill Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 19, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 10:55 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 19, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Storytime1
Storytime1
Location
Community Room A
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 19, 2016
Time
10:50 AM - 11:25 AM
Description
The learning continues! Each week, we will either offer an art program related to our storytime theme or a free play opportunity for parents and children to play, learn and laugh. ArtCraft1 Other1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 19, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is a short lap-sit program for children from birth to 18 months with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interaction between parent and child. Limited to 15 babies.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 19, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is open to children up to age 5 and their families. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. ArtsCrafts1
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 19, 2016
Time
2:15 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
A short lap-sit program for children from birth to walking with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child. *Attendance is limited. *Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space. **Program includes a 15 minute "Tummy Time" starting at 2:15pm for baby and parent to play and socialize. Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 19, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
This program is open to children age 8 to 12. Participants are introduced to art history, activities and techniques than promote creative expression and creative thinking.

Please arrive on time. Program starts promptly at 3:00. Unfortunately late attendees cannot be accommodated.

ArtsCrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 19, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 4:55 PM
Description
Step on stage for readers’ theater, drama play, games and more! For children ages 8-12. Other1
Location
Terry Children's Theater
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 19, 2016
Time
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
You’re invited to S.A. Hull Elementary Night at Bradham and Brooks Branchlibrary! Come celebrate Jacksonville Public Library and Duval County Public School’s historic partnership with a party for S.A. Hull's students. Children will have an opportunity to meet their local librarian, make crafts and use their student card to check out books!

DCPSparty1
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 19, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Bring your pajamas and your favorite snuggly stuffed animal! This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.(Storytime1)
Location
Community Room
Library
Westbrook Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 19, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
This program is for children 3-5 years old. Children are introduced to developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing through creative interpretation and expression, control, and skill in using art implements to achieve a desired effect. ArtsCrafts1 Winter1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 19, 2016
Time
7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Put on your pajamas and bring your favorite stuffed animal. It’s time to cuddle up for sleepy time stories. This program is for ages 0-5 years with an adult caregiver. It includes stories, books, fingerplays, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Storytime1
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 20, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
come and join us at the Bradham and Brooks Branch for some singing, dancing, music, stories and more! Our new Music and Movement program is open to children 0-8 years old and parents too!
Stay for arts and crafts following each program!

Music1
Other1
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 20, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 10:35 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. Join us for stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.Storytime1
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 20, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years old with a caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. An art activity follows storytime.
Storytime1 ArtCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Room A & B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 20, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
A short program for children birth to 5 years and their families. Join us for stories, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. Space is limited. Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 20, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children 18-36 months with a caregiver. Children engage in developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing the fine motor skills. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, cause/effect, and experimenting with different art implements.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 20, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Program for children birth to 5 years. This program includes stories, books, finger plays,nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.(Storytime1)
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brentwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 20, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. (Storytime1)
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 20, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Open play block time or art time following. Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 20, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
A short lap-sit program for children from birth to walking with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child.
Storytime1
Location
Hightower Children's Orientation Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 20, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Graham Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 20, 2016
Time
10:35 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
During this program, children ages 5 and under are introduced to developmentally appropriate craft activities that promote creative interpretation and expression. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 20, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays and books to promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Children are introduced to appropriate activities that promote all areas of development.
ArtsCrafts1
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 20, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program includes rhymes, songs, finger-plays and books to promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Children are introduced to sign language and developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing fine motor muscles in the hands.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 20, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Terry Children's Theater
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 20, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Storytime1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 20, 2016
Time
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes activities that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. An art activity follows the storytime.
Storytime1 ArtsCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Room A & B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 20, 2016
Time
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Description
This program is for children 0-5 years with adult. Our program includes songs, stories and musical instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.ArtsCrafts1
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 20, 2016
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is open to children up to age 12 and their families. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 20, 2016
Time
11:30 AM - 11:55 AM
Description
During this program, children ages 5 and under are introduced to developmentally appropriate craft activities that promote creative interpretation and expression. Storytime1
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 20, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Enjoy piecing together crafts after school. Craft time includes various applications of fun such as: crochet, embroider, painting, drawing, letter writing, mandala coloring and more. Share your stories and conversations and show off your finished pieces.
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 21, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children 18-36 months with a caregiver. Children engage in developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing the fine motor skills. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, cause/effect, and experimenting with different art implements.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 21, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary vuilding and comprehension. Open Play following program. Early literacy toys ranging from building blocks to dinosaurs will be made available. Caregivers must stay with children at all times. Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 21, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
A short lap-sit program for children from birth to walking with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child.
Storytime1
Location
Hightower Children's Orientation Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 21, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 21, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Terry Children's Theater
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 21, 2016
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is open to children up to age 12 and their families. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 21, 2016
Time
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Description
Join us for all things fun on this Saturday afternoon! Each time, it will be something different and always a surprise presented by either our wonderful staff or Kiwanis volunteers. What will it be this time? Craft? Storytime? Games? Come and find out! Other1
Location
Children's Area
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 21, 2016
Time
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
You're invited to John E. Ford Night at the Main Library! Come celebrate Jacksonville Public Library and Duval County Public School's historic partnership with a party for John E. Ford's students. Children will have an opportunity to meet their local librarian, make crafts, and use their student card to check out books!
Location
Terry Children's Theater
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 21, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
For children ages 6 and older. This program features a short book discussion from the children's library and a related craft or activity. Meets the 3rd Saturday of each month. Bookclub1
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 21, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Come join us as we go over tech tips to help you feel more comfortable with your devices. Possible activities include going over databases, typing help, working on I-ready, and basic coding. No registration required. This program is geared towards those in grades 3-12. (STEM1)
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 21, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Lake Lucina Elementary Celebration
Location
Children's Area
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 21, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Chess is more than just a game . Chess is an excellent way to build your child's problem solving skills, while also strengthening their overall academic performance. (GAMES1)
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brentwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 21, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
It's time to celebrate our favorite book series, "I Survived," and learn about one of the greatest disasters in Florida history. Join us for book discussion, games and activities as we learn about this historically important local event. Other1
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 21, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Description
Come celebrate everyone's favorite building blocks with a special hour of fun. Join us for an informative presentation and building challenge. Meet the challenge and earn a prize! For ages 12 and under. SEATING IS LIMITED. PICK UP A TICKET AT THE CHILDREN'S DESK. Other1
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 21, 2016
Time
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Come enjoy movie day at the Westbrook Library!
Location
Community Room
Library
Westbrook Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, May 23, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, May 23, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
This program is for children 0 to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and instrument that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing. Attendance is limited*. (Storytime 1)
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, May 23, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Are you an origami master? Want to be? Join us for an Asian Pacific Heritage Month program focusing on the art of Japanese paper folding. Inspired by the book, The Origami Master, we will make our own origami elephants. All materials will be provided.
APH1
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Monday, May 23, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
You’re invited to New Berlin Elementary School Night at Highlands Regional Library! Come celebrate Jacksonville Public Library and Duval County Public School’s historic partnership with a party for School Name’s students. Children will have an opportunity to meet their local librarian, make crafts and use their student card to check out books!
DCPSparty1
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. Join us for stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited*. Storytime1
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays and books to promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Children are introduced to developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing fine motor muscles in the hands. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, and control. For ages 0-5. TICKETS REQUIRED. ArtsCrafts1
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children 0 to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This English/Spanish program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymers, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. (Storytime1)
Location
Multipurpose Room A
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Time
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. Join us for a short craft to promote prewriting skills and creativity.ArtsCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children 0 to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.
Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays and books to promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Children are introduced to developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing fine motor muscles in the hands. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, and control. For ages 0-5. TICKETS REQUIRED. ArtsCrafts1
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Time
11:10 AM - 11:35 AM
Description
This guided & structured program features activities for parents / caregivers and children 0-5 which reinforce the role of parents as the child’s first teacher by using developmentally appropriate toys and activities in a social setting. Other1
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
The Power Hour will give school age children the opportunity to help each other in a group setting with their homework. This will help them learn how to work together as part of a team not just for school purposes but also in life. This program is intended for children grades 3rd to 5th. Life Skills1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Join us for fun math games and a snack! Ages 6-12.
Stem1
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Time
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
You're invited to Andrew Robinson Elementary School Night at the Main Library! Come celebrate Jacksonville Public Library and Duval County Public School's historic partnership with a party for Andrew Robinson Elementary's students. Children will have an opportunity to meet their local librarian, make crafts, and use their student card to check out books!
Location
Terry Children's Theater
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Open play block time or art time following. Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Storytime1
Storytime1
Library
Maxville Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This school readiness program for children ages 3-5 years includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited.WINTER1
Storytime1
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited according to age of attendees and availability of space. Register at the children’s desk the day of the program.Library: Southeast Branch Library
(Storytime1)
Location
Children's Room
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is open to children up to age 5 and their families. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. ArtsCrafts1
Library
Maxville Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Try your hand at origami to celebrate Asian Pacific Heritage Month. School Age/Tweens/Teens
other1
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Celebrate Frog Jumping Day at the West Library on May 25th. Join us for fun activities and make your own origami frog. ArtsCrafts1
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Join your fellow Venetia classmates at a celebration just for you! We will have crafts, a scavenger hunt, and more!
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Bring your log-in and join us in the E-Classroom for iReady Lab time!
Space is limited.
Stem1
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Join us as we celebrate our local schools with a library open house night. Tours, crafts, and refreshments. DCPSparty1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Time
7:05 PM - 8:35 PM
Description
You’re invited to Bartram Springs Elementary Night at the South Mandarin Library! Come celebrate Jacksonville Public Library and Duval County Public School’s historic partnership with a party for Bartram Spring's students. Children will have an opportunity to meet their local librarian, make crafts and use their student card to check out books!
DCPSparty1
Location
Multipurpose Room A
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 26, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children 0-5 years old with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, finger plays, nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Storytime1
Location
Children's Area
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 26, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 26, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 with an adult. The program can include stories, fingerplays, rhymes, songs and crafts that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. This program is limited to the first 20 kids.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Murray Hill Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 26, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 10:55 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 26, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Storytime1
Storytime1
Location
Community Room A
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 26, 2016
Time
10:50 AM - 11:25 AM
Description
The learning continues! Each week, we will either offer an art program related to our storytime theme or a free play opportunity for parents and children to play, learn and laugh. ArtCraft1 Other1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 26, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is a short lap-sit program for children from birth to 18 months with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interaction between parent and child. Limited to 15 babies.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 26, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is open to children up to age 5 and their families. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. ArtsCrafts1
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 26, 2016
Time
2:15 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
A short lap-sit program for children from birth to walking with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child. *Attendance is limited. *Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space. **Program includes a 15 minute "Tummy Time" starting at 2:15pm for baby and parent to play and socialize. Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 26, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
This program is open to children age 8 to 12. Participants are introduced to art history, activities and techniques than promote creative expression and creative thinking.

Please arrive on time. Program starts promptly at 3:00. Unfortunately late attendees cannot be accommodated.

ArtsCrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 26, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Bring your log-in and join us in the E-Classroom for iReady Lab time!
Space is limited.
Stem1
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 26, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 4:55 PM
Description
Step on stage for readers’ theater, drama play, games and more! For children ages 8-12. Other1
Location
Terry Children's Theater
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 26, 2016
Time
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
You’re invited to Dinsmore Elementary Night at Bradham and Brooks Branch Library! Come celebrate Jacksonville Public Library and Duval County Public School’s historic partnership with a party for Dinsmore's students. Children will have an opportunity to meet their local librarian, make crafts and use their student card to check out books!

DCPSparty1
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 26, 2016
Time
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Bring your log-in and join us in the E-Classroom for iReady Lab time! Space is limited.
Stem1
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 26, 2016
Time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Join your fellow West Riverside classmates at a celebration just for you! We will have crafts, a scavenger hunt, and more!
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 26, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Bring your pajamas and your favorite snuggly stuffed animal! This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.(Storytime1)
Location
Community Room
Library
Westbrook Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 26, 2016
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Girls in grades 5-6 may bring their mother or significant woman in their lives to discuss the monthly selection. We'll also enjoy a fun activity and snacks.
Bookclub1
Location
Conference Room
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 26, 2016
Time
7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Put on your pajamas and bring your favorite stuffed animal. It’s time to cuddle up for sleepy time stories. This program is for ages 0-5 years with an adult caregiver. It includes stories, books, fingerplays, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Storytime1
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 27, 2016
Time
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Description
Research Visit
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 27, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
come and join us at the Bradham and Brooks Branch for some singing, dancing, music, stories and more! Our new Music and Movement program is open to children 0-8 years old and parents too!
Stay for arts and crafts following each program!

Music1
Other1
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 27, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 10:35 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. Join us for stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.Storytime1
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 27, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years old with a caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. An art activity follows storytime.
Storytime1 ArtCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Room A & B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 27, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
A short program for children birth to 5 years and their families. Join us for stories, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. Space is limited. Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 27, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children 18-36 months with a caregiver. Children engage in developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing the fine motor skills. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, cause/effect, and experimenting with different art implements.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 27, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Program for children birth to 5 years. This program includes stories, books, finger plays,nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.(Storytime1)
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brentwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 27, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. (Storytime1)
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 27, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
A short lap-sit program for children from birth to walking with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child.
Storytime1
Location
Hightower Children's Orientation Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 27, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Graham Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 27, 2016
Time
10:35 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
During this program, children ages 5 and under are introduced to developmentally appropriate craft activities that promote creative interpretation and expression. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 27, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays and books to promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Children are introduced to appropriate activities that promote all areas of development.
ArtsCrafts1
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 27, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program includes rhymes, songs, finger-plays and books to promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Children are introduced to sign language and developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing fine motor muscles in the hands.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 27, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Terry Children's Theater
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 27, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Storytime1
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 27, 2016
Time
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes activities that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. An art activity follows the storytime.
Storytime1 ArtsCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Room A & B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 27, 2016
Time
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Description
This program is for children 0-5 years with adult. Our program includes songs, stories and musical instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing. Storytime1
Location
Community Room A
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 27, 2016
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is open to children up to age 12 and their families. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 27, 2016
Time
11:30 AM - 11:55 AM
Description
During this program, children ages 5 and under are introduced to developmentally appropriate craft activities that promote creative interpretation and expression. Storytime1
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 27, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Enjoy piecing together crafts after school. Craft time includes various applications of fun such as: crochet, embroider, painting, drawing, letter writing, mandala coloring and more. Share your stories and conversations and show off your finished pieces.
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, May 27, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
One hour program for ages 6-12 year olds to play and enjoy chess. Basic knowledge of chess needed. Sign up day of program. (Games1)
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 28, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children 18-36 months with a caregiver. Children engage in developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing the fine motor skills. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, cause/effect, and experimenting with different art implements.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 28, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary vuilding and comprehension. Open Play following program. Early literacy toys ranging from building blocks to dinosaurs will be made available. Caregivers must stay with children at all times. Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 28, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children ages 18 months to 3 years with an adult caregiver. It includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.(storytime1)
Location
Multipurpose Room B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 28, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Make memories this summer by making your very own homemade picture frame. Ages 6-12. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 28, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
A short lap-sit program for children from birth to walking with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child.
Storytime1
Location
Hightower Children's Orientation Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 28, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 28, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Terry Children's Theater
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 28, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Description
Learn the basics of chess and enjoy playing with fellow chess enthusiasts. This is a school age program. (Games1)
Location
Conference Room
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 28, 2016
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is open to children up to age 12 and their families. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 28, 2016
Time
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
You're invited to George W. Carver Elementary School Night at the Main Library! Come celebrate Jacksonville Public Library and Duval County Public School's historic partnership with a party for George W. Carver Elementary's students. Children will have an opportunity to meet their local librarian, make crafts, and use their student card to check out books!
Location
Terry Children's Theater
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 28, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
You’re invited to Merrill Road Elementary Day at University Park library! Come celebrate Jacksonville Public Library and Duval County Public School’s historic partnership with a party for Merrill Road Elementary’s students. Children will have an opportunity to meet their local librarian, make crafts and use their student card to check out books!
DCPSparty1
Location
Public Meeting Room A
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 28, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Come and learn about our beautiful beaches and the shells you will find on them. We will use genuine Jacksonville Beach sea shells to create a wind chime. Supplies are provided. Just bring your creativity! ArtsCrafts1
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 28, 2016
Time
2:15 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Come enjoy video games, board games, and card games at the Westbrook
library!
Location
Community Room
Library
Westbrook Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 28, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Join us as we pair a book selection with a cooking activity. This program encourages creativity and develops creative thinking skills through open-ended projects and activities. This program is intended for children ages 6 and older. (STEM)
Location
Conference Room
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 28, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Enjoy a fun craft for school age children. (ArtsCraft1)
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brentwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 28, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, May 28, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Bring your log-in and join us in the E-Classroom for iReady Lab time!
Space is limited.
Stem1
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Monday, May 30, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
This program is for children 0 to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and instrument that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing. Attendance is limited*. (Storytime 1)
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. Join us for stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited*. Storytime1
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays and books to promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Children are introduced to developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing fine motor muscles in the hands. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, and control. For ages 0-5. TICKETS REQUIRED. ArtsCrafts1
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children 0 to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This English/Spanish program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymers, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. (Storytime1)
Location
Multipurpose Room A
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Time
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. Join us for a short craft to promote prewriting skills and creativity.ArtsCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children 0 to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.
Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays and books to promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Children are introduced to developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing fine motor muscles in the hands. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, and control. For ages 0-5. TICKETS REQUIRED. ArtsCrafts1
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Time
11:10 AM - 11:35 AM
Description
This guided & structured program features activities for parents / caregivers and children 0-5 which reinforce the role of parents as the child’s first teacher by using developmentally appropriate toys and activities in a social setting. Other1
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
The Power Hour will give school age children the opportunity to help each other in a group setting with their homework. This will help them learn how to work together as part of a team not just for school purposes but also in life. This program is intended for children grades 3rd to 5th. Life Skills1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Join us at Maxville Branch Library for an hour of dominoes. No experience needed, and sets are provided. For Teens, Tweens, and School-age Youth, ages 8 - 18. Games1
Library
Maxville Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Join us for fun math games and a snack! Ages 6-12.
Stem1
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Time
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Join us for a celebration to honor the partnership between DCPS and Main Library. Games, Storytimes, Door Prizes and FUN! Students, parents, and school staff are invited.
Location
Terry Children's Theater
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 01, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Storytime1
Storytime1
Library
Maxville Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 01, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This school readiness program for children ages 3-5 years includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited.WINTER1
Storytime1
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 01, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is open to children up to age 5 and their families. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. ArtsCrafts1
Library
Maxville Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 01, 2016
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Bring your log-in and join us in the E-Classroom for iReady Lab time!
Space is limited.
Stem1
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 02, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children 0-5 years old with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, finger plays, nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Storytime1
Location
Children's Area
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 02, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 02, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 with an adult. The program can include stories, fingerplays, rhymes, songs and crafts that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. This program is limited to the first 20 kids.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Murray Hill Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 02, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 10:55 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 02, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Storytime1
Storytime1
Location
Community Room A
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 02, 2016
Time
10:50 AM - 11:25 AM
Description
The learning continues! Each week, we will either offer an art program related to our storytime theme or a free play opportunity for parents and children to play, learn and laugh. ArtCraft1 Other1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 02, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is a short lap-sit program for children from birth to 18 months with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interaction between parent and child. Limited to 15 babies.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 02, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is open to children up to age 5 and their families. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. ArtsCrafts1
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 02, 2016
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Bring your log-in and join us in the E-Classroom for iReady Lab time!
Space is limited.
Stem1
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 02, 2016
Time
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Bring your log-in and join us in the E-Classroom for iReady Lab time! Space is limited.
Stem1
Location
Electronic Classroom
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 02, 2016
Time
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Bring your pajamas and your favorite snuggly stuffed animal! This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.(Storytime1)
Location
Community Room
Library
Westbrook Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 02, 2016
Time
7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Put on your pajamas and bring your favorite stuffed animal. It’s time to cuddle up for sleepy time stories. This program is for ages 0-5 years with an adult caregiver. It includes stories, books, fingerplays, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Storytime1
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 03, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 10:35 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. Join us for stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.Storytime1
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 03, 2016
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years old with a caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. An art activity follows storytime.
Storytime1 ArtCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Room A & B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 03, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
A short program for children birth to 5 years and their families. Join us for stories, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. Space is limited. Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 03, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Program for children birth to 5 years. This program includes stories, books, finger plays,nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.(Storytime1)
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brentwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 03, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. (Storytime1)
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 03, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children 18-36 months with a caregiver. Children engage in developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing the fine motor skills. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, cause/effect, and experimenting with different art implements.
Please, get a ticket at the desk the day of the program.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 03, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Graham Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 03, 2016
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
A short lap-sit program for children from birth to walking with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child.
Storytime1
Location
Hightower Children's Orientation Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 03, 2016
Time
10:35 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
During this program, children ages 5 and under are introduced to developmentally appropriate craft activities that promote creative interpretation and expression. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 03, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays and books to promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Children are introduced to appropriate activities that promote all areas of development.
ArtsCrafts1
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 03, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program includes rhymes, songs, finger-plays and books to promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Children are introduced to sign language and developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing fine motor muscles in the hands.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 03, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Storytime1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 03, 2016
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Terry Children's Theater
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 03, 2016
Time
11:30 AM - 11:55 AM
Description
During this program, children ages 5 and under are introduced to developmentally appropriate craft activities that promote creative interpretation and expression. Storytime1
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 03, 2016
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is open to children up to age 12 and their families. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, June 03, 2016
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Enjoy piecing together crafts after school. Craft time includes various applications of fun such as: crochet, embroider, painting, drawing, letter writing, mandala coloring and more. Share your stories and conversations and show off your finished pieces.
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

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

Who
• Children Ages 0 - 12

When
• June 1 – August 15

Where
• All branches of the Jacksonville Public Library

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

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


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

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