Tuesday, June 3 @ 5pm
Tired of being on the hold list, and can't wait any longer to see that new release film? Then, join us at the library for movie night. Tonight, we'll watch as an unlikely World War II platoon is tasked to rescue art masterpieces from Nazi thieves and return them to their owners. The film is Rated PG-13. Please call the Main Library at 827-6940 for the movie title. We'll have plenty of snacks, courtesy of the Friends of the Main Library St. Augustine.
Monday, June 16 @ 3pm
Bring your projects -- knit, crochet, needlepoint, or cross stitch and share your love of needlecrafts at the Main Library. We meet the first and third Monday of each month. This free program is sponsored by the Friends of the Main Library St. Augustine. For more information, contact FOL President, Toni Siriani at Toni825@hotmail.com, or contact the Main Library at 827-6940.
Monday, June 2 @ 1:30pm
Are you behind on your mortgage or struggling to making your housing payments? This informative workshop, presented by the St. Johns Housing Partnership, will explain some of the government programs available to you and how they can help. St. Johns Housing partnership is a HUD approved, non-profit agency located in St. Johns County. Call 819-1266 to reserve your seat.
Wednesday June 18 @ 3:30pm
Hey kids, beat the heat this summer by challenging your friends to a video game. Wednesdays from 3:30pm to 5pm, you can try out our Xbox, Xbox 360, Playstation 4, and Wii consoles in the Main Library large meeting room.
Wednesday June 18 @ 2pm
Main Library is hosting a Summer Family Film Series every Wednesday from June 18 through August 1 in the large meeting room. Bring the kids and enjoy free organic popcorn courtesy of Diane's Natural Foods. Today's movie will definitely help you "chill out" and "beat the heat." Explore the properties of water, especially the colder aspects, with this modern retelling of a classic fairytale. Rated PG.
Wednesday, May 28 @ 3pm
The Epilepsy Foundation of Florida will be providing free Healthcare Navigation services at the Main Library on May 28 and June 25 from 3pm to 8pm. At 5:00 pm a Navigator will be presenting on From Coverage to Care: A Roadmap to Better Care and a Healthier You. A question and answer session will follow the presentation. Healthcare Navigators are certified to assist with insurance enrollment and are qualified to answer questions about the Affordable Care Act and the Health Insurance Marketplace.
Wednesday, May 14 @ 3pm
The Epilepsy Foundation of Florida will be providing Healthcare Navigation services at the Main Library on May 14th, May 28th, June 11th and June 25th from 3pm to 8pm. Healthcare Navigators are certified to assist with insurance enrollment and are qualified to answer questions about the Affordable Care Act and the Health Insurance Marketplace. Services are FREE of charge.
Sunday, May 18 @ 12pm
Join the Friends of the Main Library St. Augustine for the 2014 Annual Meeting & Luncheon. Social hour begins at 12pm at Amici's Italian Restaurant on A1A South. The luncheon ($15 per person) starts at 1pm. Reservations are required. Contact Friends president Toni Siriani at Toni825@hotmail.com by Tuesday, May 13th.
Wednesday, May 28 @ 12:30pm
Sandra Parks, owner of Anastasia Books and former city commissioner of St. Augustine, will present a documentary film narrated by her late husband, Stetson Kennedy. The film chronicles the Federal Writers' Project created by President Roosevelt starting in 1937 at the beginning of World War II. Two Florida writers, Stetson Kennedy and Zora Neale Hurston, traveled through the state, collecting oral histories of the people of Florida from different living and economic backgrounds. Their investigative writings preserve a glimpse of a Florida that is no longer in existence.
The program is free of charge and open to the public. Bring your lunch and enjoy the program as well as light refreshments provided by the Friends of the Main Library St. Augustine. For more information contact Friends President, Toni Siriani at Toni825@hotmail.com or call the library at 827-6940.
Tuesday, May 6 @ 5pm
Tired of being on the waiting list and want to see that newly released film now? Then join us at the library for a movie night. Determined to fulfill a promise to his daughters, Walt Disney tries for 20 years to obtain the rights to author P.L. Travers’ beloved book. Only when he reaches into his own complicated childhood does Walt discover the truth about the ghosts that haunt Travers, and together, they set Mary Poppins free. Light snacks will be provided by the Friends of the Main Library St. Augustine.