Saturday, May 11 @ 11am
Who let the dogs out? Elementary students and beginning readers are invited to join our volunteer therapy dogs for a barking good time. Read your favorite stories to these clever canines and become a member of the Read to Rover Frequent Reader Club. Don't miss this great experience.
Come visit with our canine pals Clifford and Cookie. Read them one of your favorite books or one of the many doggie tales we have at the library.
Saturday, May 4 @ 2pm
It's fiesta time. Kids are invited to celebrate Mexican heritage and culture with an afternoon of fun. Make your own pinata, listen to some Mexican folktales, and sample some Mexican food at our burrito bar. At 3pm we will be showing some classic Disney cartoons depicting the beauty and excitement of Latin America. ¡Olé! This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Southeast Branch Library.
Wednesday, September 11 @ 3pm
If you like art, and you're in 3rd through 5th grades, come to the Bartram Trail Library on Wednesday at 3pm. Create your own art project inspired by the works of this month's featured artist, Pablo Picasso.
Friday, May 24 @ 3:30pm
Come visit with our animal guests to learn how you can help protect wildlife and make a difference. Tigers are going extinct and we need to take a stand. The folks from Single Vision will bring an assortment of exotic and endangered animals for you to see and learn about their plight. Extinction is forever but you can help. Visit singlevisioninc.org for more information. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Anastasia Island Branch Library.
Friday, August 30 @ 3:45 pm
Wowzers -- Greg from Boom Science will be back to teach us more exciting and cool science stuff. We've had rockets, made ice cream, square bubbles, built cars, and played in the sand. What on earth can Greg bring for us this time? Come in to see! This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Anastasia Island Branch Library.
Tuesday, March 26 @ 11 am
Join Ms. Anne for a special Family Storytime with picture books about creativity and art inside and then afterwards, fun chalk art drawing on our sidewalks outside! We are celebrating the 1st Annual Paseo Pastel Chalk Walk taking place in St. Augustine March 22 - 24. Celebrate reading, your child's creativity, and more at Family Storytime! Sidewalk chalk for this program is provided by the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library. All are welcome and it's free!
Tuesday, April 16 @ 6 pm
All ages are invited to join Instructional Technology Coordinator for the St. Johns County School District, Jesse Gates, as he gives us all specific tips on privacy and staying safe with social networking!
Tuesday, April 9 @ 11 am
Join us for a special Family Storytime (held in the Children's Department due to the library's Book Sale) celebrating Earth Day as well as Viva Florida 500. Ms. Anne will share earthy stories then we'll head outside for a special craft with Ms. Suzanne in Bird Island Park, located directly behind the library. Let's celebrate reading, being good to the Earth, and Bird Island Park's upcoming Earth Day Festival on April 20.
Wednesday, April 17 @ 6:30 pm
Everyone in the community is invited to join us in celebrating National Library Week and supporting the talents of our local teens in Ponte Vedra. This year's Showcase - our first - will be presented and hosted by our new Teen Advisory Board, Youth Services Librarian Anne Crawford, and our Master of Ceremonies, Magician Mark Alan, who is also providing magic and comedy. Join us for musical performances, theatre, and more. Light refreshments are provided by the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library who are generously sponsoring this event.