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.
Tuesday, April 16 @ 11 am
Join Ms. Anne and her special guest readers - local firefighters - for a special Family Storytime celebrating National Library Week! The firefighters will read the stories with Ms. Anne leading the songs and fingerplays. Every child will receive a special Dr. Seuss bookmark and an opportunity to explore the fire truck outside!
Tuesday, April 16 @ 10:15 am
Join us for a special "Just for Babies", celebrating National Library Week, with stories about loving to read and the library! Each baby attending will receive a special sticker. Parents, guardians, and grandparents: don't forget to sign up for a library card for yourself and for your baby/grandbaby - no age is too young!
Tuesday, March 19 @ 11 am
Right after "Just for Babies" at 10:15 am, families and their children are invited to join us for Family Storytime with Ms. Anne, celebrating the anniversary of "The Very Hungry Caterpillar", springtime, with a special craft and activities in Bird Island Park (directly behind the library) with Ms. Suzanne. Activities will be held inside in case of rain. Celebrate Viva Florida 500, springtime, and reading at the library with Youth Services Librarian Ms. Anne and Ms. Suzanne of Bird Island Park at this special Family Storytime!