Ms. Anne presents programs for little ones. Moving to Thursday mornings starting in January 2015!
Just for Babies: 2nd and 4th Thursdays @10:15am; for babies up to 15 months and their caregivers. This infant lapsit is designed for one-on-one interaction between caregiver and baby. Families with babies and older siblings are encouraged to attend Family Storytime.
Family Storytime: Every Thursday @11am; for children 16 months to 5 years and their families, though no child will be turned away. For more information on system-wide library storytimes, please go here.
Please Note: When the FOL Community Room is not available, "Just for Babies" and/or Family Storytime will not be held!
Wednesday, January 8 @ 4pm
Children (Kindergarten - 5th grade), and their caregivers, are invited to make crafts with the teens of Nease High School's Arts in Motion Club. Materials are provided by the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library, no registration is needed, and it's free. Please Note: All children under the age of 10 must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the program.
Wednesday, January 8 from 5pm - 7pm
The 2nd Wednesday of the month instead of the 1st due to the New Year's Holiday. Teens (Ages 13-18) are invited to have fun with friends at the library. Play "E" and "T"-rated games on our PlayStation 3 (with the new Move), our new Nintendo WiiU, Nintendo Wii, or X-Box 360 (with the new Kinect) set up on three TVs for simultaneous playing. Snacks are provided. This event is generously sponsored by the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library and our friends at Sony. Call 827-6950 for more details.
Saturday, February 8 @ 10 am
We all know them as vampires, but college sophmore Cal calls them Peeps. What do the Peeps have in common? They're all former girlfriends of Cal, who has unknowingly infected them with a parasite. Now he has to hunt them down before they multiply. Pick up this novel Peeps by Scott Westerfeld, and join us for bookclub.
Wednesday, January 8 @ 10:30am
Join Miss Kristine and Miss Alex every Wednesday for quality time with your baby or toddler. Enjoy songs, stories, fingerplays, games, and so much more during this lapsit program. Duffy the Storytime Bear is looking forward to meeting you under the parachute. Older siblings are welcome to stick around for Family Storytime right after.
We'll be learning to count this spring. Today is our first day of spring storytime, so it is "1" day.
Wednesday, January 8 @ 11am
Join Miss Kristine and Miss Alex every Wednesday for a fun-filled hour of stories, songs, and crafts. This program is geared toward a wide range of ages, including families with toddlers, preschoolers, and elementary-aged children.
There was a farmer who had a dog and Bingo was his name-o! Let's read some stories about man's best friend: dogs!
Wednesday, January 8 from 2 pm - 4 pm
Need e-book help? Ask the e-book Elf! Let us help you set up your device so you can get FREE e-books and e-audiobooks. Also, you can "try before you buy"! Take a look at our devices before you take the purchase plunge. This is a free service and no appointment is necessary.
Wednesday, January 8 @ 3pm
Everyone is invited to join us for our free St. Augustine Travel Club get together. Italy is more than just Rome and Venice, so please come and hear all about these smaller but beautiful towns. Your host for the afternoon is Peter Dytrych. Call 797-3736 for additional information.
Toddler Storytime: Wednesdays @ 10:10am
Preschool Storytime: Wednesdays @ 11am
Storytimes are every Wednesday through April. These programs are geared toward families with toddlers and preschoolers. Programs include music, stories, and classroom-type interaction. Program length is 25-30 minutes. We look forward to seeing you. For more information on storytimes at other branches click here.
Wednesday, January 8 @ 3pm
It's an early release day, so grab your friends and join us for a movie. Please contact us at 827-6960 to find out what we're showing this week on our big screen. Snacks are provided; bring your own drinks.
Wednesday, January 8 @ 4:30pm
Check or Checkmate? Do you play chess or are you interested in learning? Wonder what the terms pins, ranks, and skittles mean? If you're in 5th through 12th grades, and would like to be part of a chess club, we have the right one for you.