Ponte Vedra Branch
Wednesday, October 2 @ 5pm
Teens (Age 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), Nintendo Wii, and 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 827-6950 for more details.
Monday, October 21 @ 6:30pm
This month's Book Talk Cafe features Jamie Rousch Pearce, author of Historic Haunts Florida. Please join us for a fascinating journey into the paranormal and learn about some of Florida's most haunted and historic sites. Everyone is welcome and it's free. This program is made possible by the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library.
Tuesday, October 22 @ 6:30pm
The Vivace Trio, with Carolyn Snyder Menke, flute, Gia Sastre, flute, and Lynne Radcliffe, piano, will give the first concert of the Friends of the Library music series for the 2013/14 season. 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 Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library.
Thursday, October 10 @ 10:15am
Join us for our 5th annual "Un-Scary" Halloween Party and enjoy games, crafts, dancing, non-food prizes, a costume parade through the library, and more. Costumes are encouraged, but not required. PLEASE NOTE: Bring your own camera to take pictures of your child(ren) at our "Pun-Kin Pictures" station. Call 827-6950 for more details. This program is generously sponsored by the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library and supported by volunteers from First Southern Bank of Ponte Vedra, Bird Island Park of Ponte Vedra, and our library's volunteers!
Tuesday, September 24 @ 11am
Florida State Park Ranger Tonya will join Ms. Anne for a special storytime in celebration of "September is Literacy Month" and Viva Florida 500. This fun storytime event will feature nature-themed and autumn books and include a nature walk outdoors after storytime in beautiful Bird Island Park located behind the library!
Monday, September 16 @ 6:30pm
This popular author series features regional author Melanie Neale, who will discuss her memoir, Boat Girl, describing her experiences growing up aboard a 47' sailboat. Everyone is welcome and it's free. This program is made possible by the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library.
Tuesday, September 3 @ 10:15am (Just for Babies) & 11am (Family Storytime)
Kick off the fall session of storytimes and celebrate National Library Card Sign-Up Month with Ms. Anne's favorite stories. Every child with a St. Johns County Public Library card gets a special sticker. Don't have a library card? Now is the perfect time to get one. After Family Storytime, we'll celebrate loving our library by creating chalk-art outside, near Bird Island Park. Join us.
Tuesday, September 17 @ 11am
Celebrate International Peace Day at Family Storytime with stories celebrating peace and diversity with a special dreamcatcher craft afterwards. The dreamcatcher craft comes in a bag so you can catch Nemours BrightStart who will be here to give free early literacy screenings for ages 3 - 5.