Friday, August 2 @ 11am
There's no need to rush out after storytime. We have puzzles, checkers, and other playthings for children to use. Enjoy socializing with other adults while your child has fun, too.
Friday, August 30 @ 10:30 am
Join us this week for stories about light and dark. We’ll read Blackout by John Rocco and other stories. We’ll also do shadow puppets and a craft. Bring your flashlights.
Friday, August 23 @ 10:30 am
Get ready for a rootin’, tootin’ storytime this week as we round-up some cowboy (and cowgirl) stories. Join us for music and a craft, too.
Friday, August 16 @ 10:30am
Summer is coming to a close and that means it’s time to get ready for school. Join us for music and stories, including the beautifully illustrated and funny Late for School by Steve Martin. We’ll do a craft, too.
Thursday, August 15 at 3:30pm
Did you have a great time at the lizard-themed Nature Detective Workshops for Kids this summer or just want to know more about lizards? Everyone is invited to meet children's author and lizard expert, Marta Magellan. In this free, interactive program about lizards, learn more about her book, Those Lively Lizards, and become lizard experts. Marta will be selling copies of her book, donating 10% of the proceeds to our library, and raffling two copies of the book. Thank you to the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library for generously sponsoring this author visit. This special author visit celebrates Viva Florida 500 and the Florida Library Youth Program's 2013 theme Dig Into Reading.
Just for Babies and Family Storytimes Every Tuesday in August
Thanks to our library branch's partnership with volunteers Ms. Suzanne and Ms. Gail of Bird Island Park, Ms. Suzanne and Ms. Gail will host Just for Babies at 10:15am and Family Storytime at 11am every Tuesday in August.
Saturday, August 10 @2pm
Children (Age 5-11) are invited for a special monthly crafting event with the teens of Nease High School's Arts in Motion Club in the PGA Media Room. All materials are provided by the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library. Please Note: All children under the age of 10 must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the program.
Wednesday, August 28 from 3pm - 6pm
The whole family is invited to the library to play board games, including Monopoly, Connect Four, Candy Land, Scrabble, Chutes & Ladders, Uno, and many more. Simply use your library card, or driver's license, to check out the games. All board games are provided by the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library.
Tuesday, August 20 from 10am - 12:30pm
Children ages 3-5 are invited to receive a free, 10-minute Early Literacy Screening at the library, courtesy of Nemours BrightStart. Registration is taken on a first-come, first serve basis by a Nemours representative. Utilize this free screening to find out where your child's literacy strengths lay and what you can do to help them improve in any other areas before they start school.
Wednesday, August 21 @4pm
Tweens in 4th-7th grades are invited to the library for an afternoon of building with Legos and hanging out. No registration is necessary and it's free. Thanks to our Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library for providing the Legos for this very special program just for Tweens including our pink Legos. Tween girl Lego lovers, we want you to join our club, too.