Ponte Vedra Branch
Saturday, April 12 from 10:00am - 11:30am
Does your little one love Elmo? Do you have fond memories yourself of Sesame Street? The whole family is invited to celebrate this year's National Library Week theme "Lives change @ your library" by coming to our Sesame Street Festival for crafts, dancing with bubbles and shaky eggs, a Sesame Street book display, chalk art, games, puppets, pictures with our Sesame Street backdrop and our 3-foot plus Elmo doll, and so much more! Please bring your own camera for any pictures you wish to take and wear your favorite Sesame Street attire if you wish. This special event is generously sponsored by the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library.
Wednesday, April 2 @ 5pm
Teens (Ages 13-18) are invited to have fun with friends at the library. Play "E" and "T"-rated games on our PlayStation 3 (with the new Move), our new Nintendo WiiU, Nintendo Wii, or X-Box 360 (with the new Kinect) set up on three TVs for simultaneous playing. Snacks are provided. This event is generously sponsored by the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library and our friends at Sony. Call the library at 827-6950 for more details.
Tuesday, April 29 to Saturday, May 3
- Tuesday, April 29th Hours: 4:30pm to 7:30pm (Members Only)
- Wednesday, April 30th Hours: 10am to 7:30pm
- Thursday, May 1st Hours: 10am to 5:30pm
- Friday, May 2nd Hours: 10am to 5:30pm
- Saturday, May 3 Hours: 10am to 4pm (Bag Day)
The Community Room will be organized with an eclectic collection of wonderful books in excellent condition. The "Better Books Room" will have its share of volumes that any patron would be happy to own at reasonable prices. Tuesday's preview is open only to Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library members. This is your chance to get first choice of books! You can become a Friend of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library at Seymour's Book Store or at the event. Membership begins at just $25. Wednesday through Saturday, the Book Sale will be open to the public. Saturday will once again be Bag Day, where each bag of books is $8. All proceeds go to support the Friends' Mission to make our library an outstanding educational, cultural, civic, and recreational center for the community.
Tuesday, April 22 @ 3pm
Please join us as we discuss The Scarlet Sisters: Sex, Suffrage, and Scandal in the Gilded Age by Myra MacPherson. Everyone is welcome. For further information please contact the Reference Department at 827-6950 or visit the Library's Reference Desk.
Monday, April 21 @ 4pm
Join us for a lively discussion on current international issues. Our group welcomes new participants. The program is written and sponsored by the Foreign Policy Association. Contact Bonnie Morrow with any questions at 285-6096 or email@example.com. This program is made possible by the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library.
Tuesday, April 22 @ 6:30pm
Join us this month for the final concert of the series featuring pianist Michelle Huang, Assistant Professor at Edward Waters College. Doors open at 6pm and seating is limited. This program is made possible by the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library.
Thursday, April 17 @ 11 am
Celebrate National Library Week and don't miss this opportunity to win free adult popular books while having fun playing Bingo! All materials will be supplied by the Library and everyone will go home with at least one free book.
Monday, April 21 @ 6:30pm
This month's Book Talk Café offering features Robert Redd, first time local author of St. Augustine and the Civil War, a history of St. Augustine's involvement during and after the Civil War. This program is made possible by the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library.
Monday, March 17 @ 6:30pm
This month's Book Talk Café offering features Jeff Kunerth, an award winning journalist with the Orlando Sentinel and author of Trout, a haunting tale of teenage murderers, mistaken identity, and a brutal justice system. This program is made possible by the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library.