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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Monday, February 26, 2018
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Come join us before storytime to make new friends in the early literacy play area! Parents, caregivers, and little ones can meet and greet other families while playing with our early literacy toys.
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, February 26, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Parents As Sensory Storytellers for babies begins with Stories for Babies lap-sit program for children from birth to walking and their caregiver. This program will include rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child. The program then transitions to a sensory experience for babies, toddlers, and their caregivers to promote sensory and social play.
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, February 26, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, February 26, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Parents As Sensory Storytellers for toddlers starts with a sensory play experience for babies and toddlers and transitions to a Stories for Toddlers program for children who are walking to 36 months and their caregiver. This program will include sensory and social play experiences, stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension.
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, February 26, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
This program is open to children from birth to 5 years of age with a parent or caregiver. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, February 26, 2018
Time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Pablocreek's Teen Advisory Board presents the feature presentation: Everything, Everything. This movie is based upon the teen book by the same name by author Nicola Yoon. Light refreshments will be provided. Other1
Location
Puppet Theater
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Monday, February 26, 2018
Time
8:00 PM - 8:15 PM
Description
Late in the evening, a lone figure
appears beside a campfire. It's a
librarian! With tempting tales to treat
enchanting children. Join us for a 15
minute read aloud of short stories that
are sure to delight. Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
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, February 27, 2018
Time
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM
Description
The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited. For children birth to five.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 10:55 AM
Description
This program is for children 0 to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Time
10:40 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
During this program participants are introduced to developmentally appropriate art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. For children birth to five.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
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, February 27, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
A short program for babies and toddlers with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. Storytime1 ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:25 AM
Description
The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited. For children birth to five.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Time
11:05 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children 0 to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Time
11:25 AM - 11:50 AM
Description
During this program participants are introduced to developmentally appropriate art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. For children birth to five.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Looking to develop your chops, or maybe just feel like playing music with a few friends? Grab your instrument and head on down every other Tuesday where we will learn some basic music skills and some cool old songs. Horns, guitars, vocalist, percussion... all are welcome!
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Test your architectural skills with an hour of building with Lego bricks! Join in optional challenges of build anything your imagination can create! For ages 6 – 12 Stem1
Library
Maxville Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Time
10:15 AM - 10:55 AM
Description
Parents As Sensory Storytellers for babies and toddlers starts with a sensory play experience for babies and toddlers and transitions to a Stories for Toddlers program for children who are walking to 36 months and their caregiver. This program will include sensory and social play experiences, stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension.(Storytime1)
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
PASS Stories for Babies – Parents As Sensory Storytellers for babies begins with Stories for Babies lap-sit program for children from birth to walking and their caregiver. This program will include rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child. The program then transitions to a sensory experience for babies, toddlers, and their caregivers to promote sensory and social play. ATTENDANCE IS LIMITED. Storytime 1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Storytime1
Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Maxville Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension.
Arts & Crafts or Open Play following program. Early literacy toys ranging from building blocks to dinosaurs will be made available. Caregivers must stay with children at all times. Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
PASS Stories for Toddlers – Parents As Sensory Storytellers for toddlers starts with a sensory play experience for babies and toddlers and transitions to a Stories for Toddlers program for children who are walking to 36 months and their caregiver. This program will include sensory and social play experiences, stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. ATTENDANCE IS LIMITED. Storytime 1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This engaging storytime incorporates the six pre-literacy skills that help children get ready for school. This program includes stories, finger plays, and crafts. For children ages birth to 5 accompanied by their grown-up.Storytime1.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
Description
Parents As Sensory Storytellers for babies and toddlers starts with a sensory play experience for babies and toddlers and transitions to a Stories for Toddlers program for children who are walking to 36 months and their caregiver. This program will include sensory and social play experiences, stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension.(Storytime1)
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Children engage in developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing the fine motor skills. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, cause/effect, and experimenting with different art implements. This program is for children 18-36 months with a caregiver. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Graham Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Time
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Description
Let your imagination run wild in this inventive and engaging program as we make sculptures, collages, mobiles, and more. Meet new friends, gain confidence and have some fun as new techniques are mastered. Ages 5 to 12.
This is a Ride to Read Program.
Artscrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
For school age children. Join us in the children's department for something new to do on early dismissal Wednesdays! Games1
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Think friendship can change the world? Come learn about Martin Luther King Jr and Mahalia Jackson’s powerful friendship and create a bracelet to share with a friend of your own. For children ages 5-12. Blackhistory1
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Join us for fun and informative African American History Month program all about Booker T. Washington. Join us as we read a story, construct our own schools and discuss the importance of access to education. For children ages 5-12. Blackhistory1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
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 ages 8-12.

Lifeskills1
Location
Community Room
Library
Westbrook Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Ever wonder who invented potato chips? In this celebration of Black History Month, join us and learn all about this interesting inventor and have your own potato chip taste test. For children ages 5-12. Blackhistory1
Location
Public Meeting Room A
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 01, 2018
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Come join us before storytime to make new friends in the early literacy play area! Parents, caregivers, and little ones can meet and greet other families while playing with our early literacy toys.
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 01, 2018
Time
10:15 AM - 10:30 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. Attendance is limited*.Storytime1
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 01, 2018
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance will be limited.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 01, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited*. Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Murray Hill Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 01, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 01, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
This program is for children 0-5 years old with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, finger plays, nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 01, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
PASS Stories for Babies – Parents As Sensory Storytellers for babies begins with Stories for Babies lap-sit program for children from birth to walking and their caregiver. This program will include rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child. The program then transitions to a sensory experience for babies, toddlers, and their caregivers to promote sensory and social play. ATTENDANCE IS LIMITED. Storytime 1
Location
Hightower Children's Orientation Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 01, 2018
Time
10:40 AM - 11:40 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. Attendance is limited*. Storytime1
Location
Community Room A and B
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 01, 2018
Time
10:50 AM - 11:25 AM
Description
The learning continues! Each week, we will offer a free play opportunity for parents and children to play, learn and laugh! Other1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 01, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
This program is open to children from birth to 5 years of age with a parent or caregiver. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 01, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance will be limited.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 01, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
PASS Stories for Toddlers – Parents As Sensory Storytellers for toddlers starts with a sensory play experience for babies and toddlers and transitions to a Stories for Toddlers program for children who are walking to 36 months and their caregiver. This program will include sensory and social play experiences, stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. ATTENDANCE IS LIMITED. Storytime 1
Location
Hightower Children's Orientation Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 01, 2018
Time
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited*. Storytime1
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 01, 2018
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Got a school project and need some tech help? Our e-specialist can help you use Microsoft office programs like Word & PowerPoint. Just bring your research and project information with you. STEM1
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 01, 2018
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Join us in the puppet theater for a showing of Disney's "The Princess Diaries" (rated G). We will be serving popcorn and soda.
Location
Puppet Theater
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 01, 2018
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Let your imagination run wild in this inventive and engaging program as we make sculptures, collages, mobiles, and more. Meet new friends, gain confidence and have some fun as new techniques are mastered. Ages 5 to 12.
This is a Ride to Read Program.
Artscrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 01, 2018
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
March is Women’s History Month. Come celebrate with us and find out about Grace Hopper, one of the first ever computer scientists. You’ll learn about coding and even get to create your own code- without a computer! For children ages 5-12. Womenshistory1 Stem1
Location
Auditorium
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 02, 2018
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. Attendance is limited*.

Storytime1

*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 02, 2018
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited*.
Storytime1 ArtCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Room A & B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 02, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to five years with an adult care giver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Program culminates in an interactive science exploration during which story time themes are further explored and involve concepts such as observation, comparison, and exploration of the 5 senses.
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 02, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
A short program for children birth to 5 years and their families. Join us for stories, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. Space is limited. Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 02, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension.
Arts & Crafts or Open Play following program. Early literacy toys ranging from building blocks to dinosaurs will be made available. Caregivers must stay with children at all times. Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 02, 2018
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. Attendance is limited*.
*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
Storytime1
Location
Hightower Children's Orientation Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 02, 2018
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, March 02, 2018
Time
10:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and explorations that that promote basic art skills while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing. Attendance is limited*. ArtCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Room A & B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 02, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:25 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

*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 02, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is open to children ages 3 to 5 and their caregivers. Participants are introduced to art or craft activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. Limited Attendance, no reservations or large groups. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 02, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Children engage in developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing the fine motor skills. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, cause/effect, and experimenting with different art implements. This program is for children 18-36 months with a caregiver. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 02, 2018
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*.
*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
Storytime1
Location
Terry Children's Theater
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 02, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
STORYTIME1
Location
Community Room
Library
Westbrook Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 02, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Program for children birth to 5 years. It includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. (Story time 1)
Library
Brentwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 02, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. The class culminates in an interactive art exploration during which story time themes are further explored using various art techniques and tools. Attendance is limited. For children birth to five. Storytime1
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 02, 2018
Time
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited*.
Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Room A & B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 02, 2018
Time
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
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. Specific ages may be targeted for a more effective program (for example, Toddler Music & Movement). Attendance is limited*. Other1
Location
Community Room A and B
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 02, 2018
Time
11:15 AM - 11:45 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, March 02, 2018
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and explorations that that promote basic art skills while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing. Attendance is limited*.
*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 02, 2018
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
First Friday Book Club! Get the book now and join us on the first Friday to talk about the book and what it all means. Join in with crafts, games and discussions!
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 02, 2018
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Learn how computer programs work or how to create an app through a series of games and video tutorials. For ages 7 – 12. HourOfCode1 Stem1
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 03, 2018
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. Attendance is limited*.

Storytime1

*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 03, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children ages 18 months to 3 years with an adult caregiver. It includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.(storytime1)
Location
Multipurpose Room B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 03, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
A short lap-sit program for children from birth to walking with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child. Limited attendance, no reservations or large groups. Storytime1
Location
Conference Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 03, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Stories for Babies
A short lap-sit program for children from birth to walking with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child. Limited Attendance, no reservations or large groups.
Storytime1
Location
Hightower Children's Orientation Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 03, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1 ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 03, 2018
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*.
*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
Storytime1
Location
Terry Children's Theater
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 03, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 1:00 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, March 03, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Children's Area
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 03, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 03, 2018
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and explorations that that promote basic art skills while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing. Attendance is limited*.
*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 03, 2018
Time
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Description
Reading Buddies is a weekly program that allows school-age students to work one-on-one with a teen volunteer to help boost reading skills such as fluency and comprehension. Once each week, a Big Buddy and a Little Buddy pair to read together. The Big Buddy’s job is to be a mentor, coach and role model to foster the little buddy's love of reading! A love of books is contagious — and maybe even life-changing — for both Buddies.
Pre-registration required, request registration forms at the Argyle Reference Desk or Children's department ReadingBuddies1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 03, 2018
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Join us for all things fun on this Saturday afternoon! Each time, it will be something different and always a surprise presented by either our wonderful staff or Kiwanis volunteers. What will it be this time? Craft? Storytime? Games? Come and find out! Other1
Location
Children's Area
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 03, 2018
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Come one come all to our Dr. Seuss Celebration!! We will have crafts, games, prizes and read-alouds of some of our favorite Dr. Seuss books. All Seuss fans, young and old, are welcome to join the fun.
Other1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 03, 2018
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
For children ages 6-12. This program will feature crafts and activities related to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. Come join us for some fun experiments and unique challenges! STEM1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 03, 2018
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Amelia Earhart was the first female pilot to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. Eleanor Roosevelt was the first lady of the United States. What did these two very important women have in common? Friendship and a nighttime trip across the city! Build your way through an almost forgotten moment in American history. For children ages 5-12.
Womenshistory1
Location
Terry Children's Theater
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 03, 2018
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)
Library
Brentwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 03, 2018
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, March 03, 2018
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, March 03, 2018
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Calling all master builders, builders or just Lego lovers! Join us in our craft area as we choose a theme and create masterpieces to be shared. Bring your own Legos or we will have sets on hand for you to use. Open to kids from 5 to 12.
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, March 05, 2018
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Come join us before storytime to make new friends in the early literacy play area! Parents, caregivers, and little ones can meet and greet other families while playing with our early literacy toys.
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, March 05, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Parents As Sensory Storytellers for babies begins with Stories for Babies lap-sit program for children from birth to walking and their caregiver. This program will include rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child. The program then transitions to a sensory experience for babies, toddlers, and their caregivers to promote sensory and social play.
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, March 05, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, March 05, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Parents As Sensory Storytellers for toddlers starts with a sensory play experience for babies and toddlers and transitions to a Stories for Toddlers program for children who are walking to 36 months and their caregiver. This program will include sensory and social play experiences, stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension.
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, March 05, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
This program is open to children from birth to 5 years of age with a parent or caregiver. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, March 05, 2018
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Durings Women’s History month, we take time to learn about remarkable women who are changing the world. Join us as we learn about Malala Yousafzai a very extraordinary person. Womenshistory1
Location
Room B
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Monday, March 05, 2018
Time
8:00 PM - 8:15 PM
Description
Late in the evening, a lone figure appears
beside a campfire. It's a librarian! With
tempting tales to treat enchanting children.
Join us for a 15 minute read aloud of short
stories that are sure to delight. Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 06, 2018
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, March 06, 2018
Time
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to five years with an adult care giver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Program culminates in interactive art stations, during which story time themes are further explored and involve concepts such as cause/effect, creative interpretation and expression, and experimenting with different art mediums and tools to achieve a desired effect. Attendance is limited*.

Storytime1

*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 06, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 10:55 AM
Description
This program is for children 0 to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 06, 2018
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, March 06, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
A short program for babies and toddlers with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. Storytime1 ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 06, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:25 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to five years with an adult care giver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Program culminates in interactive art stations, during which story time themes are further explored and involve concepts such as cause/effect, creative interpretation and expression, and experimenting with different art mediums and tools to achieve a desired effect. Attendance is limited*.

Storytime1

*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 06, 2018
Time
11:05 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children 0 to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 06, 2018
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Children ages 6 and older are invited to come draw, paint, and learn about contemporary art. Art Club will help to promote creative thinking and creative expression with open-ended projects inspired by famous works from contemporary artists.
Art Club meets on the first Tuesday of every month. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 06, 2018
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Looking to develop your chops, or maybe just feel like playing music with a few friends? Grab your instrument and head on down every other Tuesday where we will learn some basic music skills and some cool old songs. Horns, guitars, vocalist, percussion... all are welcome!
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 06, 2018
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Test your architectural skills with an hour of building with Lego bricks! Join in optional challenges of build anything your imagination can create! For ages 6 – 12 Stem1
Library
Maxville Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 07, 2018
Time
10:15 AM - 10:55 AM
Description
Parents As Sensory Storytellers for babies and toddlers starts with a sensory play experience for babies and toddlers and transitions to a Stories for Toddlers program for children who are walking to 36 months and their caregiver. This program will include sensory and social play experiences, stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension.(Storytime1)
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 07, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
PASS Stories for Babies – Parents As Sensory Storytellers for babies begins with Stories for Babies lap-sit program for children from birth to walking and their caregiver. This program will include rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child. The program then transitions to a sensory experience for babies, toddlers, and their caregivers to promote sensory and social play. ATTENDANCE IS LIMITED. Storytime 1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 07, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Storytime1
Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Maxville Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 07, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension.
Arts & Crafts or Open Play following program. Early literacy toys ranging from building blocks to dinosaurs will be made available. Caregivers must stay with children at all times. Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 07, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
PASS Stories for Toddlers – Parents As Sensory Storytellers for toddlers starts with a sensory play experience for babies and toddlers and transitions to a Stories for Toddlers program for children who are walking to 36 months and their caregiver. This program will include sensory and social play experiences, stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. ATTENDANCE IS LIMITED. Storytime 1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 07, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This engaging storytime incorporates the six pre-literacy skills that help children get ready for school. This program includes stories, finger plays, and crafts. For children ages birth to 5 accompanied by their grown-up.Storytime1.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 07, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
Description
Parents As Sensory Storytellers for babies and toddlers starts with a sensory play experience for babies and toddlers and transitions to a Stories for Toddlers program for children who are walking to 36 months and their caregiver. This program will include sensory and social play experiences, stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension.(Storytime1)
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 07, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Children engage in developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing the fine motor skills. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, cause/effect, and experimenting with different art implements. This program is for children 18-36 months with a caregiver. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 07, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Graham Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 07, 2018
Time
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Description
Let your imagination run wild in this inventive and engaging program as we make sculptures, collages, mobiles, and more. Meet new friends, gain confidence and have some fun as new techniques are mastered. Ages 5 to 12.
This is a Ride to Read Program.
Artscrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 07, 2018
Time
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
This week, we will be viewing REMEMBER THE TITANS starring Denzel washington. Children ages 7 and younger must have mature supervision.
Movie1
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 07, 2018
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Cook-a-Book will allow children the opportunity to explore different concepts about people, places or things through books, games and group activities. This will help them build the necessary skills of creativity and literacy as well as support the developmental asset of reading for pleasure. Ages 5-12.
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 08, 2018
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Come join us before storytime to make new friends in the early literacy play area! Parents, caregivers, and little ones can meet and greet other families while playing with our early literacy toys.
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 08, 2018
Time
10:15 AM - 10:30 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. Attendance is limited*.Storytime1
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 08, 2018
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance will be limited.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 08, 2018
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, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited*. Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Murray Hill Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 08, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 08, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
This program is for children 0-5 years old with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, finger plays, nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 08, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
PASS Stories for Babies – Parents As Sensory Storytellers for babies begins with Stories for Babies lap-sit program for children from birth to walking and their caregiver. This program will include rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child. The program then transitions to a sensory experience for babies, toddlers, and their caregivers to promote sensory and social play. ATTENDANCE IS LIMITED. Storytime 1
Location
Hightower Children's Orientation Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 08, 2018
Time
10:40 AM - 11:40 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. Attendance is limited*. Storytime1
Location
Community Room A and B
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 08, 2018
Time
10:50 AM - 11:20 AM
Description
This program is open to children up to age 5 and their families. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 08, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
This program is open to children from birth to 5 years of age with a parent or caregiver. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 08, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance will be limited.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 08, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
PASS Stories for Toddlers – Parents As Sensory Storytellers for toddlers starts with a sensory play experience for babies and toddlers and transitions to a Stories for Toddlers program for children who are walking to 36 months and their caregiver. This program will include sensory and social play experiences, stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. ATTENDANCE IS LIMITED. Storytime 1
Location
Hightower Children's Orientation Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 08, 2018
Time
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited*. Storytime1
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 08, 2018
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Got a school project and need some tech help? Our e-specialist can help you use Microsoft office programs like Word & PowerPoint. Just bring your research and project information with you. STEM1
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 08, 2018
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Let your imagination run wild in this inventive and engaging program as we make sculptures, collages, mobiles, and more. Meet new friends, gain confidence and have some fun as new techniques are mastered. Ages 5 to 12.
This is a Ride to Read Program.
Artscrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 08, 2018
Time
4:30 PM - 4:30 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
Thursday, March 08, 2018
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Discover the folklore surrounding
leprechauns, then build your own trap to
catch one! STEM1
Location
Auditorium
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 09, 2018
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. Attendance is limited*.

Storytime1

*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 09, 2018
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited*.
Storytime1 ArtCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Room A & B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 09, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to five years with an adult care giver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Program culminates in an interactive science exploration during which story time themes are further explored and involve concepts such as observation, comparison, and exploration of the 5 senses.
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 09, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
A short program for children birth to 5 years and their families. Join us for stories, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. Space is limited. Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 09, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension.
Arts & Crafts or Open Play following program. Early literacy toys ranging from building blocks to dinosaurs will be made available. Caregivers must stay with children at all times. Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 09, 2018
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. Attendance is limited*.
*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
Storytime1
Location
Hightower Children's Orientation Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 09, 2018
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, March 09, 2018
Time
10:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and explorations that that promote basic art skills while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing. Attendance is limited*. ArtCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Room A & B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 09, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:25 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

*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 09, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is open to children ages 3 to 5 and their caregivers. Participants are introduced to art or craft activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. Limited Attendance, no reservations or large groups. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 09, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Children engage in developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing the fine motor skills. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, cause/effect, and experimenting with different art implements. This program is for children 18-36 months with a caregiver. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 09, 2018
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*.
*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
Storytime1
Location
Terry Children's Theater
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 09, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
STORYTIME1
Location
Community Room
Library
Westbrook Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 09, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Program for children birth to 5 years. It includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. (Story time 1)
Library
Brentwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 09, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. The class culminates in an interactive art exploration during which story time themes are further explored using various art techniques and tools. Attendance is limited. For children birth to five. Storytime1
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 09, 2018
Time
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited*.
Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Room A & B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 09, 2018
Time
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
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. Specific ages may be targeted for a more effective program (for example, Toddler Music & Movement). Attendance is limited*. Other1
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 09, 2018
Time
11:15 AM - 11:45 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, March 09, 2018
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and explorations that that promote basic art skills while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing. Attendance is limited*.
*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 09, 2018
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Music Lab: "Looking to develop your chops, or maybe just feel like playing music with a few friends after school? Grab your instrument and come on down! Together we will practice basic music skills and learn some songs. All instruments are welcomed! Ages 6-14. No registration necessary.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 09, 2018
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Are you interested in learning this valuable skill or honing your existing skills? Join us on the 2nd and 4th Friday of every month for fun typing games and lessons for any level. For ages 7-12. Stem1
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 10, 2018
Time
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
This twice monthly curriculum engages students by providing a broad range of educational enrichment activities that focus on teaching STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) in a historically and culturally relevant context. This program is presented as a partnership between the Jacksonville Public Library and Tristan’s Acceleration Academy. Children ages 7 – 13 are welcome to attend.

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

Title
Date
Saturday, March 10, 2018
Time
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
This twice monthly curriculum engages students by providing a broad range of educational enrichment activities that focus on teaching STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) in a historically and culturally relevant context. This program is presented as a partnership between the Jacksonville Public Library and Tristan’s Acceleration Academy. Children ages 7 – 13 are welcome to attend.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Murray Hill Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 10, 2018
Time
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
This twice monthly curriculum engages students by providing a broad range of educational enrichment activities that focus on pSTEAhM (the philosophy of how we learn Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) in a historically and culturally relevant context. This program is presented as a partnership between the Jacksonville Public Library and Tristan’s Acceleration Academy. Children ages 7 – 13 are welcome to attend.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Brentwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 10, 2018
Time
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
PEARLS at the Library
This twice monthly curriculum engages students by providing a broad range of educational enrichment activities that focus on pSTEAhM (the philosophy of how we learn Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) in a historically and culturally relevant context. This program is presented as a partnership between the Jacksonville Public Library and Tristan’s Acceleration Academy. Children ages 7 – 13 are welcome to attend.
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 10, 2018
Time
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
This twice monthly curriculum engages students by providing a broad range of educational enrichment activities that focus on teaching STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) in a historically and culturally relevant context. This program is presented as a partnership between the Jacksonville Public Library and Tristan’s Acceleration Academy. Children ages 7 – 13 are welcome to attend.
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 10, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children ages 18 months to 3 years with an adult caregiver. It includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.(storytime1)
Location
Multipurpose Room B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 10, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
A short lap-sit program for children from birth to walking with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child. Limited attendance, no reservations or large groups. Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 10, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Stories for Babies
A short lap-sit program for children from birth to walking with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child. Limited Attendance, no reservations or large groups.
Storytime1
Location
Hightower Children's Orientation Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 10, 2018
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. Attendance is limited*.

Storytime1

*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
Winter1
Location
Conference Room
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 10, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1 ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 10, 2018
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*.
*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
Storytime1
Location
Terry Children's Theater
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 10, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Children's Area
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 10, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 10, 2018
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and explorations that that promote basic art skills while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing. Attendance is limited*.
*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 10, 2018
Time
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Description
Reading Buddies is a weekly program that allows school-age students to work one-on-one with a teen volunteer to help boost reading skills such as fluency and comprehension. Once each week, a Big Buddy and a Little Buddy pair to read together. The Big Buddy’s job is to be a mentor, coach and role model to foster the little buddy's love of reading! A love of books is contagious — and maybe even life-changing — for both Buddies.
Pre-registration required, request registration forms at the Argyle Reference Desk or Children's department ReadingBuddies1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 10, 2018
Time
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Description
Learn the basics of video game design and block-based programming using Scratch! Geared for ages 10+, these programs will introduce Scratch by building four different video games.

Saturday, Feb. 24 = Create a Catch and Run game
Saturday, Mar. 10 = Create a Magic 8 Ball game
Saturday, Mar. 24 = Create a Maze game
Saturday, Apr. 7 = Create a two player combat game

No prior programming experience is needed but each session will add upon the class before, so we suggest taking them in sequence.

Makerspace
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 10, 2018
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Join us for all things fun on this Saturday afternoon! Each time, it will be something different and always a surprise presented by either our wonderful staff or Kiwanis volunteers. What will it be this time? Craft? Storytime? Games? Come and find out! Other1
Location
Children's Area
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 10, 2018
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Amelia Earhart was the first female pilot to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. Eleanor Roosevelt was the first lady of the United States. What did these two very important women have in common? Friendship and a nighttime trip across the city! Build your way through an almost forgotten moment in American history. For children ages 5-12. Womenshistory1
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 10, 2018
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
For children of all ages. Come to the children's department to share some love and read a book with local therapy dogs, Diva and Tenor. Other1
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 10, 2018
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
This school-age and teen program will give kids the opportunity to develop teamwork skills and sportsmanship through games and other activities.
Library
Brentwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 10, 2018
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
An Unplugged Coding program that relates the concept of algorithms back to real-life activities by playing the Dice Race game.
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 10, 2018
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Amelia Earhart was the first female pilot to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. Eleanor Roosevelt was the first lady of the United States. What did these two very important women have in common? Friendship and a nighttime trip across the city! Build your way through an almost forgotten moment in American history. Tickets may be picked up from the Children’s Reference Desk 15 minutes before the start of the program.
For ages 12 and under. Age appropriate block sizes will be provided.
Womenshistory1
Location
Conference Room
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 10, 2018
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, March 12, 2018
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Come join us before storytime to make new friends in the early literacy play area! Parents, caregivers, and little ones can meet and greet other families while playing with our early literacy toys.
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, March 12, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Parents As Sensory Storytellers for babies begins with Stories for Babies lap-sit program for children from birth to walking and their caregiver. This program will include rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child. The program then transitions to a sensory experience for babies, toddlers, and their caregivers to promote sensory and social play.
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, March 12, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, March 12, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Parents As Sensory Storytellers for toddlers starts with a sensory play experience for babies and toddlers and transitions to a Stories for Toddlers program for children who are walking to 36 months and their caregiver. This program will include sensory and social play experiences, stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension.
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, March 12, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
This program is open to children from birth to 5 years of age with a parent or caregiver. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, March 12, 2018
Time
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Homeschoolers are invited to explore Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math at the library!
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Monday, March 12, 2018
Time
8:00 PM - 8:15 PM
Description
Late in the evening, a lone figure appears
beside a campfire. It's a librarian! With
tempting tales to treat enchanting children.
Join us for a 15 minute read aloud of short
stories that are sure to delight. Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
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, March 13, 2018
Time
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to five years with an adult care giver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Program culminates in interactive art stations, during which story time themes are further explored and involve concepts such as cause/effect, creative interpretation and expression, and experimenting with different art mediums and tools to achieve a desired effect. Attendance is limited*.

Storytime1

*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 10:55 AM
Description
This program is for children 0 to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
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, March 13, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
A short program for babies and toddlers with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. Storytime1 ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:25 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to five years with an adult care giver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Program culminates in interactive art stations, during which story time themes are further explored and involve concepts such as cause/effect, creative interpretation and expression, and experimenting with different art mediums and tools to achieve a desired effect. Attendance is limited*.

Storytime1

*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Time
11:05 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children 0 to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Looking to develop your chops, or maybe just feel like playing music with a few friends? Grab your instrument and head on down every other Tuesday where we will learn some basic music skills and some cool old songs. Horns, guitars, vocalist, percussion... all are welcome!
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Amelia Earhart was the first female pilot to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. Eleanor Roosevelt was the first lady of the United States. What did these two very important women have in common? Friendship and a nighttime trip across the city! Build your way through an almost forgotten moment in American history. For children ages 5-12. Womenshistory1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Test your architectural skills with an hour of building with Lego bricks! Join in optional challenges of build anything your imagination can create! For ages 6 – 12 Stem1
Library
Maxville Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Time
10:15 AM - 10:55 AM
Description
Parents As Sensory Storytellers for babies and toddlers starts with a sensory play experience for babies and toddlers and transitions to a Stories for Toddlers program for children who are walking to 36 months and their caregiver. This program will include sensory and social play experiences, stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension.(Storytime1)
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
PASS Stories for Babies – Parents As Sensory Storytellers for babies begins with Stories for Babies lap-sit program for children from birth to walking and their caregiver. This program will include rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child. The program then transitions to a sensory experience for babies, toddlers, and their caregivers to promote sensory and social play. ATTENDANCE IS LIMITED. Storytime 1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Storytime1
Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Maxville Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension.
Arts & Crafts or Open Play following program. Early literacy toys ranging from building blocks to dinosaurs will be made available. Caregivers must stay with children at all times. Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
PASS Stories for Toddlers – Parents As Sensory Storytellers for toddlers starts with a sensory play experience for babies and toddlers and transitions to a Stories for Toddlers program for children who are walking to 36 months and their caregiver. This program will include sensory and social play experiences, stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. ATTENDANCE IS LIMITED. Storytime 1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This engaging storytime incorporates the six pre-literacy skills that help children get ready for school. This program includes stories, finger plays, and crafts. For children ages birth to 5 accompanied by their grown-up.Storytime1.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
Description
Parents As Sensory Storytellers for babies and toddlers starts with a sensory play experience for babies and toddlers and transitions to a Stories for Toddlers program for children who are walking to 36 months and their caregiver. This program will include sensory and social play experiences, stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension.(Storytime1)
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Children engage in developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing the fine motor skills. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, cause/effect, and experimenting with different art implements. This program is for children 18-36 months with a caregiver. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Graham Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Time
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Description
Let your imagination run wild in this inventive and engaging program as we make sculptures, collages, mobiles, and more. Meet new friends, gain confidence and have some fun as new techniques are mastered. Ages 5 to 12.
This is a Ride to Read Program.
Artscrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
A school age program where youth create with legos. (Stem)
Location
Multipurpose Room A & B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Amelia Earhart was the first female pilot to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. Eleanor Roosevelt was the first lady of the United States. What did these two very important women have in common? Friendship and a nighttime trip across the city! Build your way through an almost forgotten moment in American history. Tickets may be picked up from the Children’s Reference Desk 15 minutes before the start of the program.
For ages 12 and under. Age appropriate block sizes will be provided.
Womenshistory1
Location
Community Room B
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Explore your creative side while you learn about the artistic genius of Augusta Savage. From her hometown of Green Cove Springs, FL to the streets of Harlem, we’ll investigate her art work and make our own cast plaster sculptures as we celebrate Women’s History Month. For children ages 5-12. Womenshistory1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
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 ages 8-12.

Lifeskills1
Location
Community Room
Library
Westbrook Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
ARTrageous – Augusta Savage Makes Her Mark-Explore your creative side while you learn about the artistic genius of Augusta Savage. From her hometown of Green Cove Springs, FL to the streets of Harlem, we’ll investigate her art work and make our own cast plaster sculptures as we celebrate Women’s History Month. For children ages 5-12. Womenshistory1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Murray Hill Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Participants will learn about famous women in history such as Amelia Earhart, Rosa Parks, and Eleanor Roosevelt. They will also write miniature versions of their own WHO IS? book.
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
This origami meet up for children will include paper folding fun, stories and surprises. This program is for children ages 6-12. Other1
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 15, 2018
Time
10:15 AM - 10:30 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. Attendance is limited*.Storytime1
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 15, 2018
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance will be limited.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 15, 2018
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, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited*. Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Murray Hill Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 15, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 15, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
This program is for children 0-5 years old with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, finger plays, nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 15, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
PASS Stories for Babies – Parents As Sensory Storytellers for babies begins with Stories for Babies lap-sit program for children from birth to walking and their caregiver. This program will include rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child. The program then transitions to a sensory experience for babies, toddlers, and their caregivers to promote sensory and social play. ATTENDANCE IS LIMITED. Storytime 1
Location
Hightower Children's Orientation Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 15, 2018
Time
10:40 AM - 11:40 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. Attendance is limited*. Storytime1
Location
Community Room A and B
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 15, 2018
Time
10:50 AM - 11:25 AM
Description
The learning continues! Each week, we will offer a free play opportunity for parents and children to play, learn and laugh! Other1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 15, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
This program is open to children from birth to 5 years of age with a parent or caregiver. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 15, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance will be limited.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 15, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
PASS Stories for Toddlers – Parents As Sensory Storytellers for toddlers starts with a sensory play experience for babies and toddlers and transitions to a Stories for Toddlers program for children who are walking to 36 months and their caregiver. This program will include sensory and social play experiences, stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. ATTENDANCE IS LIMITED. Storytime 1
Location
Hightower Children's Orientation Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 15, 2018
Time
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited*. Storytime1
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 15, 2018
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Got a school project and need some tech help? Our e-specialist can help you use Microsoft office programs like Word & PowerPoint. Just bring your research and project information with you. STEM1
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 15, 2018
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Let your imagination run wild in this inventive and engaging program as we make sculptures, collages, mobiles, and more. Meet new friends, gain confidence and have some fun as new techniques are mastered. Ages 5 to 12.
This is a Ride to Read Program.
Artscrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 15, 2018
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Test your architectural skills with an hour of
building with Lego bricks. Join in optional
challenges or build anything your
imagination can create! STEM1
Location
Auditorium
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 15, 2018
Time
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
March is Women’s History Month. Come celebrate with us and find out about Grace Hopper, one of the first ever computer scientists. You’ll learn about coding and even get to create your own code- without a computer! For children ages 5-12. Womenshistory1
Library
Brentwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 16, 2018
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. Attendance is limited*.

Storytime1

*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 16, 2018
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited*.
Storytime1 ArtCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Room A & B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 16, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to five years with an adult care giver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Program culminates in an interactive science exploration during which story time themes are further explored and involve concepts such as observation, comparison, and exploration of the 5 senses.
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 16, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
A short program for children birth to 5 years and their families. Join us for stories, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. Space is limited. Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 16, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension.
Arts & Crafts or Open Play following program. Early literacy toys ranging from building blocks to dinosaurs will be made available. Caregivers must stay with children at all times. Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 16, 2018
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. Attendance is limited*.
*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
Storytime1
Location
Hightower Children's Orientation Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 16, 2018
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, March 16, 2018
Time
10:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and explorations that that promote basic art skills while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing. Attendance is limited*. ArtCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Room A & B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 16, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:25 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

*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 16, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is open to children ages 3 to 5 and their caregivers. Participants are introduced to art or craft activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. Limited Attendance, no reservations or large groups. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 16, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Children engage in developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing the fine motor skills. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, cause/effect, and experimenting with different art implements. This program is for children 18-36 months with a caregiver. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 16, 2018
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*.
*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
Storytime1
Location
Terry Children's Theater
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 16, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
STORYTIME1
Location
Community Room
Library
Westbrook Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 16, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Program for children birth to 5 years. It includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. (Story time 1)
Library
Brentwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 16, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. The class culminates in an interactive art exploration during which story time themes are further explored using various art techniques and tools. Attendance is limited. For children birth to five. Storytime1
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 16, 2018
Time
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited*.
Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Room A & B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 16, 2018
Time
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
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. Specific ages may be targeted for a more effective program (for example, Toddler Music & Movement). Attendance is limited*. Other1
Location
Community Room A and B
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 16, 2018
Time
11:15 AM - 11:45 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, March 16, 2018
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and explorations that that promote basic art skills while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing. Attendance is limited*.
*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 16, 2018
Time
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Join us and say "Hello" to Spirit, a therapy dog who loves to listen to children read. Bring the kids and let them practice their reading skills with a very patient and loving dog.
Bookclub1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 16, 2018
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Explore your creative side while you learn about the artistic genius of Augusta Savage. From her hometown of Green Cove Springs, FL to the streets of Harlem, we'll investigate her art work and make our own cast plaster sculptures as we celebrate Women's History Month. For children ages5-12.
Womenshistory1, Spring1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 16, 2018
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Where y’at? Mardi Gras may have come and gone, but it’s never too late for a good party. We will be reading about jazz musician, Trombone Shorty and creating our own instruments to make some beautiful noise! For children ages 5-12. Spring1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Graham Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 16, 2018
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Learn how computer programs work or how to create an app through a series of games and video tutorials. For ages 7 – 12. HourOfCode1 Stem1
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 17, 2018
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. Attendance is limited*.

Storytime1

*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 17, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children ages 18 months to 3 years with an adult caregiver. It includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.(storytime1)
Location
Multipurpose Room B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 17, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
A short lap-sit program for children from birth to walking with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child. Limited attendance, no reservations or large groups. Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 17, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Stories for Babies
A short lap-sit program for children from birth to walking with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child. Limited Attendance, no reservations or large groups.
Storytime1
Location
Hightower Children's Orientation Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 17, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1 ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 17, 2018
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*.
*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
Storytime1
Location
Terry Children's Theater
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 17, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Description
Join us for a fun and easy craft in celebration of St. Patrick's Day. All ages are welcome.
Artscrafts1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 17, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Children's Area
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 17, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 17, 2018
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and explorations that that promote basic art skills while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing. Attendance is limited*.
*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 17, 2018
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Join us for all things fun on this Saturday afternoon! Each time, it will be something different and always a surprise presented by either our wonderful staff or Kiwanis volunteers. What will it be this time? Craft? Storytime? Games? Come and find out! Other1
Location
Children's Area
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 17, 2018
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
For children ages 7-12. This program features a short book discussion from the children's library and a related craft or activity. Meets the 3rd Saturday of each month. Bookclub1
Location
Conference Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 17, 2018
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
From tree houses to pillow forts to secret hideaways under the blankets, everyone loves to create their own space! Create your own unique hideaway in our Books & Bricks program featuring imaginative tree houses. For children ages 5-12.
Spring1
Location
Terry Children's Theater
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 17, 2018
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
You are invited to a celebration of the art and artistes of Duval County Public Schools. Explore art on display in the library and enjoy light refreshments to follow. This program is open to children and their families.
Art1
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 17, 2018
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)
Library
Brentwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 17, 2018
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, March 17, 2018
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Calling all Pokémon fans! Come and share all things Pokémon, such as movies, books, and card games! Anyone ages 8-18 are welcome. Other1 Spring1
Location
Conference Room
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 17, 2018
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, March 17, 2018
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Ever wanted to be in the movies? Join us as we enjoy watching "Toy Story" and interacting with it using props, funny phrases and actions. All ages welcome! Other1 Spring1
Location
Community Room A and B
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, March 19, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Parents As Sensory Storytellers for babies begins with Stories for Babies lap-sit program for children from birth to walking and their caregiver. This program will include rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child. The program then transitions to a sensory experience for babies, toddlers, and their caregivers to promote sensory and social play.
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, March 19, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, March 19, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Parents As Sensory Storytellers for toddlers starts with a sensory play experience for babies and toddlers and transitions to a Stories for Toddlers program for children who are walking to 36 months and their caregiver. This program will include sensory and social play experiences, stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension.
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, March 19, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
This program is open to children from birth to 5 years of age with a parent or caregiver. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, March 19, 2018
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Bring your imagination and creativity! The library will supply the inspiration and the building supplies! We will read a book and challenge you to create a LEGO® bricks masterpiece. Ages 5-12 Stem1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Monday, March 19, 2018
Time
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
Join us for this exciting new program where children learn about fun topics; try hand-on projects and meet special community guests. For ages 6-12. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Room A
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Monday, March 19, 2018
Time
8:00 PM - 8:15 PM
Description
Late in the evening, a lone figure appears
beside a campfire. It's a librarian! With
tempting tales to treat enchanting children.
Join us for a 15 minute read aloud of short
stories that are sure to delight. Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
Storytime: Bunnies in Springtime

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.
Spring1
Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Time
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to five years with an adult care giver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Program culminates in interactive art stations, during which story time themes are further explored and involve concepts such as cause/effect, creative interpretation and expression, and experimenting with different art mediums and tools to achieve a desired effect. Attendance is limited*.

Storytime1

*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 10:55 AM
Description
This program is for children 0 to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Time
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Hop Into Spring with your Hippity-Hoppity Bunny Hat!
Participants will be given a hat to transform into bunny heads made from various craft materials.

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.
Spring1
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
A short program for babies and toddlers with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. Storytime1 ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:25 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to five years with an adult care giver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Program culminates in interactive art stations, during which story time themes are further explored and involve concepts such as cause/effect, creative interpretation and expression, and experimenting with different art mediums and tools to achieve a desired effect. Attendance is limited*.

Storytime1

*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Time
11:05 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children 0 to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Time
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Join us for a magical movie afternoon as we show Spirited Away, the whimsical animated Japanese children's movie by legendary director Hayao Miyazaki. After the movie we will play games and make our very own soot sprites!
Library
Brentwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Join us to create a paper lantern craft that you can use for the inaugural Jacksonville Lantern Parade on April 7, 2018.
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Time
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Join us for a special viewing of the award-winning film, Coco. We will explore Mexican culture and the holiday traditions of Dia de Muertos. Movie1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Tired of sitting around the house? Come to the San Marco Children's Library and play Wii games. We have Super Mario, Resort Sports, and other fun and exciting games you can play. Don't miss out, come on out and play. For children 5-12. Spring1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Explore your creative side while you learn about the artistic genius of Augusta Savage. From her hometown of Green Cove Springs, FL to the streets of Harlem, we’ll investigate her art work and make our own cast plaster sculptures as we celebrate Women’s History Month. For children ages 5-12. Womenshistory1 Spring1
Location
Community Room
Library
Westbrook Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Kids, do you feel lucky? If so, join as we explore the fantastical realm of Irish folklore. Learn about the fairy folk and build a leprechaun trap. Ages 5-12. Spring1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Murray Hill Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Looking to develop your chops, or maybe just feel like playing music with a few friends? Grab your instrument and head on down every other Tuesday where we will learn some basic music skills and some cool old songs. Horns, guitars, vocalist, percussion... all are welcome! Spring1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Willowbranch Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Where y’at? Mardi Gras may have come and gone, but it’s never too late for a good party. We will be reading about jazz musician, Trombone Shorty and creating our own instruments to make some beautiful noise! For children ages 5-12. Spring1
Location
Multipurpose Room A & B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Test your architectural skills with an hour of building with Lego bricks! Join in optional challenges of build anything your imagination can create! For ages 6 – 12 Stem1 Spring1
Library
Maxville Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Time
10:15 AM - 10:55 AM
Description
Parents As Sensory Storytellers for babies and toddlers starts with a sensory play experience for babies and toddlers and transitions to a Stories for Toddlers program for children who are walking to 36 months and their caregiver. This program will include sensory and social play experiences, stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension.(Storytime1)
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
PASS Stories for Babies – Parents As Sensory Storytellers for babies begins with Stories for Babies lap-sit program for children from birth to walking and their caregiver. This program will include rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child. The program then transitions to a sensory experience for babies, toddlers, and their caregivers to promote sensory and social play. ATTENDANCE IS LIMITED. Storytime 1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Storytime1
Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Maxville Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension.
Arts & Crafts or Open Play following program. Early literacy toys ranging from building blocks to dinosaurs will be made available. Caregivers must stay with children at all times. Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
PASS Stories for Toddlers – Parents As Sensory Storytellers for toddlers starts with a sensory play experience for babies and toddlers and transitions to a Stories for Toddlers program for children who are walking to 36 months and their caregiver. This program will include sensory and social play experiences, stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. ATTENDANCE IS LIMITED. Storytime 1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This engaging storytime incorporates the six pre-literacy skills that help children get ready for school. This program includes stories, finger plays, and crafts. For children ages birth to 5 accompanied by their grown-up.Storytime1.
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
Description
Parents As Sensory Storytellers for babies and toddlers starts with a sensory play experience for babies and toddlers and transitions to a Stories for Toddlers program for children who are walking to 36 months and their caregiver. This program will include sensory and social play experiences, stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension.(Storytime1)
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Children engage in developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing the fine motor skills. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, cause/effect, and experimenting with different art implements. This program is for children 18-36 months with a caregiver. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Graham Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
From tree houses to pillow forts to secret hideaways under the blankets, everyone loves to create their own space! Create your own unique hideaway in our Books & Bricks program featuring imaginative tree houses. For children ages 5-12. Spring1
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Who needs fancy electronic games when board games are much more fun! Today is the day to turn off the Roblox and Minecraft and try out Chess, Monopoly, Clue and other board games the library has to offer. For ages 5-12.Spring1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Who is Jane Goodall? Who was Dian Fossey ? What is a primatologist? In this celebration of Women’s History Month, join us to learn all about these amazing women and the creatures they studied. We'll also play games and make our own tasty banana treats!
For children ages 5-12. Spring1 Womenshistory1

Location
Auditorium
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Explore your creative side while you learn about the artistic genius of Augusta Savage. From her hometown of Green Cove Springs, FL to the streets of Harlem, we’ll investigate her art work and make our own cast plaster sculptures as we celebrate Women’s History Month. For children ages 5-12.
Womenshistory1
Spring1
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
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 ages 8-12.

Lifeskills1
Location
Community Room
Library
Westbrook Branch Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Youth ages 10 - 18 will learn the basics of creating 3-D objects using free software, see how 3-D printers work and what they are used for. Each participant will have a laptop to practice with during the class. STEM1 Teentech1
Location
Conference Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Time
10:15 AM - 10:30 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. Attendance is limited*.Storytime1
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance will be limited.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 22, 2018
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, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited*. Storytime1
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Murray Hill Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
This program is for children 0-5 years old with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, finger plays, nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
PASS Stories for Babies – Parents As Sensory Storytellers for babies begins with Stories for Babies lap-sit program for children from birth to walking and their caregiver. This program will include rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child. The program then transitions to a sensory experience for babies, toddlers, and their caregivers to promote sensory and social play. ATTENDANCE IS LIMITED. Storytime 1
Location
Hightower Children's Orientation Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Time
10:40 AM - 11:40 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. Attendance is limited*. Storytime1
Location
Community Room A and B
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Time
10:50 AM - 11:20 AM
Description
This program is open to children up to age 5 and their families. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
This program is open to children from birth to 5 years of age with a parent or caregiver. Participants are introduced to art activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Community Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance will be limited.
Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
PASS Stories for Toddlers – Parents As Sensory Storytellers for toddlers starts with a sensory play experience for babies and toddlers and transitions to a Stories for Toddlers program for children who are walking to 36 months and their caregiver. This program will include sensory and social play experiences, stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. ATTENDANCE IS LIMITED. Storytime 1
Location
Hightower Children's Orientation Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Time
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited*. Storytime1
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Where y’at? Mardi Gras may have come and gone, but it’s never too late for a good party. We will be reading about jazz musician, Trombone Shorty and creating our own instruments to make some beautiful noise! For children ages 5-12. Spring1
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Artists see things in new and exciting ways, do you? Come to this art program and learn more about using Geometric Overlapping shapes to create art. This medium used bold colors and lines with geometric and organic shapes to create great works of art. For ages 5-12. Spring1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
From tree houses to pillow forts to secret hideaways under the blankets, everyone loves to create their own space! Create your own unique hideaway in our Books & Bricks program featuring imaginative tree houses. For children ages 5-12.
Spring1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Join us for an afternoon of marshmallow fun as we make Peep dioramas, play Peep games, and enjoy a few surprises! You bring a shoe box or other small box and we will provide the Peeps! This program is for ages 18 and under. Other1
Location
Children's Room
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Got a school project and need some tech help? Our e-specialist can help you use Microsoft office programs like Word & PowerPoint. Just bring your research and project information with you. STEM1
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Jane Goodall observed things that other scientific studies had overlooked. She is also a global leader in conservation. Find out how tasty primate science can be and learn the techniques of this famous scientist. Kids 5-12 will have the opportunity to play games, sing songs and explore first-hand the importance of tools in this food-craft program. Program will take place in the Children's Craft Room in the Children's Department. Spring1 Womenshistory1
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Let your imagination run wild in this inventive and engaging program as we make sculptures, collages, mobiles, and more. Meet new friends, gain confidence and have some fun as new techniques are mastered. Ages 5 to 12.
This is a Ride to Read Program.
Artscrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Time
4:30 PM - 4:30 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
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Jane Goodall observed things that other scientific studies had overlooked. She is also a global leader in conservation. Find out how tasty primate science can be and learn the techniques of this famous scientist. Kids 5-12 will have the opportunity to play games, sing songs and explore first-hand the importance of tools in this food-craft program. Spring1 Womenshistory1 Stem1
Location
Auditorium
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 23, 2018
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. Attendance is limited*.

Storytime1

*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 23, 2018
Time
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited*.
Storytime1 ArtCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Room A & B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 23, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to five years with an adult care giver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension. Program culminates in an interactive science exploration during which story time themes are further explored and involve concepts such as observation, comparison, and exploration of the 5 senses.
Location
Childrens Story Area
Library
Regency Square Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 23, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
A short program for children birth to 5 years and their families. Join us for stories, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and music to promote vocabulary building and comprehension. Space is limited. Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 23, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building and comprehension.
Arts & Crafts or Open Play following program. Early literacy toys ranging from building blocks to dinosaurs will be made available. Caregivers must stay with children at all times. Storytime1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 23, 2018
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. Attendance is limited*.
*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
Storytime1
Location
Hightower Children's Orientation Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 23, 2018
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, March 23, 2018
Time
10:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and explorations that that promote basic art skills while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing. Attendance is limited*. ArtCrafts1
Location
Multipurpose Room A & B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 23, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:25 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

*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 23, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is open to children ages 3 to 5 and their caregivers. Participants are introduced to art or craft activities and techniques that promote cooperation and creative expression. Limited Attendance, no reservations or large groups. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Auditorium
Library
Highlands Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 23, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Children engage in developmentally appropriate art activities that promote writing by developing the fine motor skills. Activities focus on building strength, coordination, cause/effect, and experimenting with different art implements. This program is for children 18-36 months with a caregiver. ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 23, 2018
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*.
*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
Storytime1
Location
Terry Children's Theater
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 23, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
STORYTIME1
Location
Community Room
Library
Westbrook Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 23, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Program for children birth to 5 years. It includes stories, books, finger plays, nursery rhymes and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. (Story time 1)
Library
Brentwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 23, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. The class culminates in an interactive art exploration during which story time themes are further explored using various art techniques and tools. Attendance is limited. For children birth to five. Storytime1
Library
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 23, 2018
Time
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Attendance is limited*.
Storytime1
Location
Multipurpose Room A & B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 23, 2018
Time
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
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. Specific ages may be targeted for a more effective program (for example, Toddler Music & Movement). Attendance is limited*. Other1
Location
Community Room A and B
Library
West Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 23, 2018
Time
11:15 AM - 11:45 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, March 23, 2018
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and explorations that that promote basic art skills while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing. Attendance is limited*.
*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 23, 2018
Time
3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
This fun movie is about a new generation of blazing-fast cars. Legendary Lighting McQueen finds himself pushed out of the sport that he loves. Join the San Marco staff in the children's department and see what happens to Lighting McQueen. For children ages 5-12. Spring1
Location
Children's Department
Library
San Marco Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 23, 2018
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
March is Women's History Month. Come celebrate with us and find out about Grace Hopper, one of the first ever computer scientists. You'll learn about coding and even get to create your own code- without a computer! For children ages 5-12.
Womenshistory1, Spring1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 23, 2018
Time
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
From tree houses to pillow forts to secret hideaways under the blankets, everyone loves to create their own space! Create your own unique hideaway in our Books & Bricks program featuring imaginative tree houses. For children ages 5-12. Spring1
Location
Multipurpose Public Meeting Room
Library
Argyle Branch Library

Title
Date
Friday, March 23, 2018
Time
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Are you interested in learning this valuable skill or honing your existing skills? Join us on the 2nd and 4th Friday of every month for fun typing games and lessons for any level. For ages 7-12. Stem1
Location
E-Classroom
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 24, 2018
Time
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
This twice monthly curriculum engages students by providing a broad range of educational enrichment activities that focus on teaching STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) in a historically and culturally relevant context. This program is presented as a partnership between the Jacksonville Public Library and Tristan’s Acceleration Academy. Children ages 7 – 13 are welcome to attend.

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

Title
Date
Saturday, March 24, 2018
Time
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
This twice monthly curriculum engages students by providing a broad range of educational enrichment activities that focus on teaching STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) in a historically and culturally relevant context. This program is presented as a partnership between the Jacksonville Public Library and Tristan’s Acceleration Academy. Children ages 7 – 13 are welcome to attend.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Murray Hill Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 24, 2018
Time
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
This twice monthly curriculum engages students by providing a broad range of educational enrichment activities that focus on pSTEAhM (the philosophy of how we learn Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) in a historically and culturally relevant context. This program is presented as a partnership between the Jacksonville Public Library and Tristan’s Acceleration Academy. Children ages 7 – 13 are welcome to attend.
Location
Meeting Room
Library
Brentwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 24, 2018
Time
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
PEARLS at the Library
This twice monthly curriculum engages students by providing a broad range of educational enrichment activities that focus on pSTEAhM (the philosophy of how we learn Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) in a historically and culturally relevant context. This program is presented as a partnership between the Jacksonville Public Library and Tristan’s Acceleration Academy. Children ages 7 – 13 are welcome to attend.
Location
Community Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 24, 2018
Time
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Description
This twice monthly curriculum engages students by providing a broad range of educational enrichment activities that focus on teaching STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) in a historically and culturally relevant context. This program is presented as a partnership between the Jacksonville Public Library and Tristan’s Acceleration Academy. Children ages 7 – 13 are welcome to attend.
Location
ASPIRE Center
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 24, 2018
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. Attendance is limited*.

Storytime1

*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 24, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
This program is for children ages 18 months to 3 years with an adult caregiver. It includes songs, stories, and instruments that promote basic musical concepts and terminology while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing.(storytime1)
Location
Multipurpose Room B
Library
South Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 24, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Description
A short lap-sit program for children from birth to walking with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child. Limited attendance, no reservations or large groups. Storytime1
Location
Community Room
Library
Beaches Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 24, 2018
Time
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Stories for Babies
A short lap-sit program for children from birth to walking with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and books to promote language development and positive interactions between parent and child. Limited Attendance, no reservations or large groups.
Storytime1
Location
Hightower Children's Orientation Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 24, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1 ArtsCrafts1
Location
Children's Department
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 24, 2018
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*.
*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
Storytime1
Location
Terry Children's Theater
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 24, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.
Storytime1
Location
Children's Area
Library
Brown Eastside Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 24, 2018
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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
Southeast Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 24, 2018
Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. This program includes songs, stories, and explorations that that promote basic art skills while incorporating pre-literacy skills for reading and writing. Attendance is limited*.
*Program attendance may be limited to ensure program quality. Considerations include age of attendees and availability of space.
ArtsCrafts1
Location
Hightower Children's Art Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 24, 2018
Time
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Description
Learn the basics of video game design and block-based programming using Scratch! Geared for ages 10+, these programs will introduce Scratch by building four different video games.

Saturday, Feb. 24 = Create a Catch and Run game
Saturday, Mar. 10 = Create a Magic 8 Ball game
Saturday, Mar. 24 = Create a Maze game
Saturday, Apr. 7 = Create a two player combat game

No prior programming experience is needed but each session will add upon the class before, so we suggest taking them in sequence.

Makerspace
Location
Room 124 E-classroom
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 24, 2018
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Description
Join us for all things fun on this Saturday afternoon! Each time, it will be something different and always a surprise presented by either our wonderful staff or Kiwanis volunteers. What will it be this time? Craft? Storytime? Games? Come and find out! Other1
Location
Children's Area
Library
University Park Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 24, 2018
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
For children ages 5-7. This program features a short book discussion from the children's library and a related craft or activity. Meets the 2nd Saturday of each month. Bookclub1
Location
Conference Room
Library
Mandarin Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 24, 2018
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
This school-age and teen program will give kids the opportunity to develop teamwork skills and sportsmanship through games and other activities.
Library
Brentwood Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 24, 2018
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Join us as we welcome Jasper, a therapy dog who loves to listen to children read. Bring the kids and let them practice their reading skills with a patient and loving therapy dog. For children ages 12 and under. Other1
Location
Puppet Theater
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 24, 2018
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Using a simple combination of hand gestures youth will begin to "program" one another by giving multiple instructions in advance.
Location
Terry Children's Theater
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 24, 2018
Time
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Explore your creative side while you learn about the artistic genius of Augusta Savage. From her hometown of Green Cove Springs, FL to the streets of Harlem, we’ll investigate her art work and make our own cast plaster sculptures as we celebrate Women’s History Month. For children ages 5-12.
Womenshistory1
Location
Community Room A
Library
Pablo Creek Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 24, 2018
Time
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Game On! – Library Games Challenge
Do you think you have what it takes? It will be teen vs. teen in this cut-throat series of games to determine once and for all who is the champion of the library. For teens ages 12-18.
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Location
Multipurpose Room
Library
Olga L. Bradham and Etta L. Brooks Branch Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 24, 2018
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.
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Location
E-Classroom
Library
Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Enter your user name and password and click on the Login button.
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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