Anastasia Island Branch
Tuesdays, June 16, 23, 30 @ 11am
Bellydance Basics is a class that's good for beginners of Middle Eastern dance. Classes will focus on understanding the movements that create the foundation of all styles of bellydance. We will break down basic bellydance isolations and steps while experiencing a low-impact workout. No prior dance experience is necessary. Suggested attire: Be comfortable! Exercise / yoga pants with a fitted shirt or tank top is fine. Bare feet, socks, or dance shoes are acceptable, but no sneakers please. Any type of scarf or shawl to tie around your hips will be useful, but not required. Need more info? Visit www.staugustinebellydance.com, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 904-806-7857.
The Butterfly's Daughter by Mary Alice Monroe
Thursday, June 11 @ 6:45pm
Following the migrating monarchs across the United States to Mexico, Luz Avila arrives in San Antonio to find her aunt and meets her mother, who she had always believed dead. Now Luz must face her mother's reappearance in her life and get her grandmother's ashes to Mexico for the Day of the Dead. Join us for a lively discussion. Reserve it!
Thursday, June 4 @ 6pm
Give your feet a treat by experiencing Raindrop Technique. Inspired by the Lakota Indians, Raindrop Technique 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.
Thursday, June 11 @ 11am
Yoga is a great way to increase flexibility, lower stress, and improve energy. Registration and experience are not required. Wear comfortable clothing and bring a mat, but, if you don’t have one, towels are fine to use. This class is free and open to the public.
Wednesday, May 6 @ 2:30pm
Kids and tweens can come into the library to create torn paper collages, a bowl made completely from paper scraps, and cool prints using everyday objects and food as stamps! *Sponsored by the Friends of the Anastasia Island Branch Library
Friday, May 1 @ 3:30pm
You asked for it ... more storytimes! Join us for our first ever after school storytime. We will have stories, music and a craft for the kids. This storytime is geared for children ages 3-8.
The Sandcastle Girls by Chris Bohjalian
Thursday, May 14 @ 6:45pm
This spellbinding tale travels between Aleppo, Syria, in 1915 and Bronxville, New York, in 2012--Parallel stories of a woman who falls in love with an Armenian soldier during the Armenian Genocide and a modern-day New Yorker prompted to rediscover her Armenian past. Join us for a lively discussion. Reserve it!
Saturday, April 25 @ 10am-12pm
National Honors Students from Pedro Menendez High School will be at the library to tutor children who need a little extra help with their studies. The tutoring is free, all you need to do is call the library to reserve as spot on our list, as space is limited. 209-3730