Ponte Vedra Branch
Monday, April 1 from 3 - 4:30 pm
The Great Books Discussion Group is currently reading short stories from the "Seven Deadly Sins Sampler." The next "deadly sin" to be discussed will be on "Sloth." We welcome all interested readers. This program is made possible by the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library.
Monday, March 18 @ 6:30 pm
This popular author series features Diana Abu-Jaber, who will discuss her latest book, "Birds of Paradise"." Everyone is welcome and it's free! This program is made possible by the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library.
Thursday, March 14 @ 10:30 am - 12 pm
Learn how to download free e-books from the library's website to your Kindle. Please bring your Kindle and your laptop (if you own one) to class. Laptops will be provided otherwise. Class size is limited. Pre-registration is required. To sign up for this class, please contact the Reference department at (904) 827-6950, or, simply ask at the Reference Desk.
Thursday, April 25 @ 10:30 am - 12 pm
Who do you think you are? Learn the basics of using Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org to start discovering your family's history. Participants must have a basic knowledge of computers. Class size is limited. Pre-registration is required. To sign up for this class, please stop by the Reference department or call 827-6950.
Tuesday, March 5 @ 11 am
Join us for a special Family Storytime, celebrating Dr. Seuss's birthday, as we share books by Dr. Seuss! Each child who attends will receive a special sticker and we will be making a special Dr. Seuss-themed craft.
Tuesday, March 5 @ 10:15 am
Join us for a special "Just for Babies" session, celebrating Dr. Seuss's birthday, as we share books by Dr. Seuss! Each child who attends will receive a special sticker.
Just for Babies - Held the 1st and 3rd Tuesday mornings, January - April, at 10:15 am; babies up to 15 months and their caregivers. This infant lapsit is designed for one-on-one interaction between caregiver and baby with Ms. Anne! Families with multiple children are encouraged to attend Family Storytime. Just for Babies March Dates: March 5 and 19
Family Storytime - Held every Tuesday morning, January - April, at 11 am with Ms. Anne; aimed at children 16 months - 5 years and their families, though no child will be turned away! Family Storytime March Dates: March 5, 12, 19, and 26. To find more information on systemwide library storytimes, please go here: storytimes.
Wednesday, March 27 from 3 - 6 pm
On the 4th Wednesday of every month between 3 - 6 pm, the whole family is invited to the library to play board games. Simply use your library card or driver's license to check out a board game or two and play anywhere in the library. Challenge your family and friends to your favorite games! Call the Library at 827-6950 for more details. All board games are provided by the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library.
Wednesday, March 20 from 4 - 5 pm
Tweens in 4th - 7th grade ONLY are invited to come on out and bring your friends for an afternoon of fun building with Legos and hanging out at the library. 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! Please Note: Starting in January 2013, this program moves from the 2nd to the 3rd Wednesday of every month! Also, thanks to the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library, we now have pink Legos, too - tween girl Lego lovers, we want you to join our club!!
Tuesday, March 19 from 10 am - 12:30 pm
Children ages 3 - 5 are invited to receive a 10-minute FREE Early Literacy Screening at the Library courtesy of Nemours BrightStart! Registration will be taken on a first-come, first serve basis on this day by a representative of Nemours. Nemours BrightStart will be returning monthly in 2013 to conduct more screenings at the Library for those not able to take advantage of the opportunity on this date. 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!