Anastasia Island Branch
Wednesday, August 7 @ 11am
Bring in your family to meet Captain William Mayhem (from the Pirate Museum) and be mystified by his magical pirate talents. See some cool pirate artifacts during this hour long pirate adventure show. This very special Viva Florida 500 and Summer Reading Wrap up program is sponsored by the Friends of the Anastasia Island Branch Library. To ensure that everyone is able to enjoy the program, there will be 95 tickets available 1 hour before each show. Children of all ages may attend; please be aware, however, that the Summer Reading Programs are geared toward the school-age child.
Friday, August 2 @ 1:30pm
Teens (ages 12-17) can come into the library to make a secret book safe or design a book domino course. Afterwards, we will enjoy some yummy pizza while watching either Pretty in Pink or The Princess Bride (teens' choice). This event is sponsored by the Friends of the Anastasia Island Branch Library.
Saturday, July 20 @ 2pm
Give your feet a treat by experiencing Raindrop Therapy using the Highest Quality Therapeutic Oils in the World. Inspired by the Lakota Indians, Raindrop Therapy has been used for years as a highly effective method for balancing and rejuvenating the mind and body. When properly applied to the neck, back and feet, these essential oils can bring about electrical alignment and help relieve a variety of discomforts caused by imbalances in the body. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Anastasia Island Branch Library.
Thursday, August 1 @ 6pm
Give your feet a treat by experiencing Raindrop Therapy. Inspired by the Lakota Indians, Raindrop Therapy uses therapeutic oils for balancing and rejuvenating the mind and body. When properly applied to the neck, back and feet, these essential oils can bring about electrical alignment and help relieve a variety of discomforts caused by imbalances in the body. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Anastasia Island Branch Library.
Friday, July 19th @ 10am
According to the American Diabetes Association, millions of Americans don't know they have diabetes. Prevention and treatment begins with knowing whether or not you know you suffer from high blood sugar.
The Anastasia Island Branch Library is partnering with Flagler Hospital to provide free blood sugar and blood pressure screenings. This will take place at the Anastasia Island Branch Library on Friday, July 19th between 10am and 12pm. Tests will be administered on a first-come-first-serve basis, and no fasting is required prior to testing.
Baby / Toddler Time: Wednesdays @ 10:15am
Little Ones Craft Time: Wednesdays @ 10:45am
Preschool Storytime Wednesdays @ 11:05am
Storytimes are every Wednesday through July 31. Baby & Toddler storytimes are aimed at children up to 18 months. Craft time is open to all children and is aimed at teaching scissor, glue and coloring skills. Preschool storytimes are open to any child who can sit for longer stories and participate in active songs. Come for songs, stories, and fun. We look forward to seeing you all!! To ensure everyone is able to enjoy quality story times, we have a maximum capacity (first come, first served) of 55. For more information on storytimes at other branches, please click here.
Friday, June 14 @ 5pm
The summer is blooming, and soon we'll have time to express ourselves, through passion and rhyme, and if you love writing, in any style or prose, a poetry club is the best place to go!
Created in partnership with the library, by students for students.
June 16-August 3
Starting June 10, Reading Logs and will be available for pickup. All children are invited to participate in our summer reading program which includes books and other prizes for reading. We will have weekly performances from magician Mark Alan, LB Reptile Experience, Saltwater Cowgirls, and much more. All performances, the character visits, craft programs, and the book prizes are generously sponsored by the Friends of the Anastasia Island Branch Library.
Friday, July 19 @ 2 pm & again @ 3pm (repeat workshop)
Children ages 6-12 are invited to become Nature Detectives and learn all about lizards and how these pollinators relate to gardening at these hands-on workshops. Every child will receive free gardening goodies, including Nature Detective notebooks, and have fun learning all about our wonderful Florida lizards and how spot to them. These workshops are designed by the Sisterhood of the Traveling Plants, presented by the Garden Circles, and sponsored by the Garden Club of St. Augustine and the Friends of the Anastasia Island Library. Call 209-3730 for more information.