Ponte Vedra Branch

Dr. Gerson Yessin Music Series - Lucy Chen, Pianist

Tuesday, October 13 @ 6:30pm

MusicThe new 2015-16 season will feature Lucy Chen, piano professor at Edward Waters College, who will present a program of classical and French compositions.  Everyone is welcome and it's free. Doors open at 6pm and seating is limited. This program is made possible by the Friends of the Library.


Citizen CPR

Red Cross

Saturday, October 3 from 2-3pm

Be a hero and save a life.  Join us for an American Red Cross class and learn how to do hands-only CPR.  This free class is open to the public for ages 11 and up.  Class size is limited so please register for this event by calling 904-827-6950 or visiting the Reference Desk.

 

Great Books Discussion Group

Monday, October 5  @ 3 pm

BooksJoin us for a Great Books Discussion. The group meets monthly and the books to be discussed are from the 1st Series of the Great Books Reading & Discussion Program.  We welcome all interested readers. This program is made possible by the Friends of the Library.

 

Book Talk Cafe - Rosamond Parrish

Book TalkMonday, October 19 @ 6:30pm

This month's Book Talk Cafe features award-winning artist and travel writer Rosamond Parrish, who will discuss her  book, Lincolnville: A Sketchbook Journal of St. Augustine's Historic Neighborhood. This book is filled with over 100 watercolors of homes, marsh views, and scenes from the historic neighborhood as well as the early history of Lincolnville.  This program is made possible by the Friends of the Library.

 

Book Talk Cafe - Charles Martin

Book TalkMonday, September 21 @ 6:30pm

Book Talk Cafe returns with bestselling author Charles Martin, who will discuss his latest book, Water from My Heart. This story of love and redemption finds risk taker and shady businessman Charlie Finn traveling to Central America seeking to right the many wrongs he's done in his life.  This program is made possible by the Friends of the Library.

 

Fall 2015 My Little Pony Club registration now OPEN!

View full imageTuesday, August 11 @ 10am

Pre-registration required as space and materials are limited! Register by calling 827-6950 or visit the Reference Desk of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library to register for Sept. 1, Oct. 6, and/or Nov. 3!

Back by popular demand!  Everypony ages 6 - 10 is invited to sign up for our My Little Pony Club! Join Ms. Anne and make new friends as we celebrate the "magic of friendship" with all things My Little Pony! We'll talk about our favorite ponies and how the Elements of Harmony can inspire your own inner hero; play My Little Pony board games; watch an episode of the show; and best of all, peruse and checkout My Little Pony books, many of which were provided by the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library! These programs are sponsored by the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library. Please Note: All children 10 and under must have a parent or guardian present in the room for the duration of all My Little Pony club meetings!  

 

Symphonic Salutations with Courtney Lewis!

Courtney LewisTuesday, September 8 @ 5pm

5 - 5:30pm:  Wine and Food Reception for Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library members ONLY (Not yet a member? You can join at the door!)
5:30 - 6:15pm: 
An Evening with Courtney Lewis (open to the public)
6:15 - 6:30pm: 
Meet and Greet with Courtney Lewis (open to the public)

Have you ever wanted to meet the new Music Director and Conductor of the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra? Tonight is your chance! Join us as we welcome Courtney Lewis to our library and he shares the many exciting possibilities he has in store for the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra! Additionally, to celebrate National Library Card Sign-Up Month in September, current and new St. Johns County Public Library System card holders can receive a 50% discount on all 2015-2016 matinee performances of the Symphony! Simply call the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library at 827-6950 or ask any Ponte Vedra Beach Branch library staff member, starting September 8th, for the special code to use when buying your tickets. The Library loves our Symphony Orchestra!

 

Celebrating International Peace Day at Family Storytime

storytimeThursday, September 24 @ 11am

Ms. Anne invites storytime friends and your favorite adults to Family Storytime today as we celebrate International Peace Day with stories about peace, embracing diversity, and loving yourself. Aftewards, we'll chalk art on our library sidewalks with our storytime friends! Let's love books, friends, and the world together. Join us!

 

Free Nemours BrightStart Screenings for ages 3 - 5

Thursday, December 10 from 10am - 12:30pm 

childrenChildren 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 lie, and what you can do to help them improve in any other areas before they start school.

 

Free Nemours BrightStart Screenings for ages 3 - 5

Thursday, November 12 from 10am - 12:30pm 

childrenChildren 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 lie, and what you can do to help them improve in any other areas before they start school.

 

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