Adult Summer Reading @ Southeast
June 1 - August 8
Who says kids get to have all the fun? Adults, Escape the Ordinary by reading a book of your choice from June 1 through August 8. Jot down a brief review on our Adult Summer Reading bookmark, and drop it off at the branch to be entered to win free books each week. There will be an end-of-summer grand prize winner, too! The more you read, the more chances you have to win. For more information, call the library at 827-6900 or visit the Reference Desk. Our adult summer reading program is sponsored by the Friends of the Southeast Branch Library.
Tuesday, June 23 @ 4:30pm
St. Johns Veterinary Hospital presents summer season tips on preventing heat stroke and general pet care including flea and tick prevention. Join us for this first of two pet care seminars and learn how to keep your furry friends happy and healthy in the Florida heat.
Friday, June 12 @ 1pm
Join Juli for a fun & easy adult DIY craft project that'll be just right to keep for yourself or give as gift. We're going to make Chalkboard Pots that'll be perfect for planting a favorite flower or herb. Space is limited and registration is required. Please call the library at 827-6900 to save your spot.
Monday, June 15 @ 2:30pm
Learn easy summer "yardening" tips from Renee Stambaugh of Native Plant Consulting & Native Gardens Nursery. Which plants do well in different areas of your yard? Renee has lots of suggestions so you can have successful planting and growth. Plants will be available for purchase with a portion of the proceeds to benefit the Friends of the Southeast Branch Library.
Saturday, June 20 @ 2pm
Don't miss this opportunity to win popular adult 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. Mark your calendars for this fun chance to win books and make new friends.
Wednesday, June 17 @ 11am
New to Southeast, a group focusing on snail mail! Let’s meet to write letters and be social. Bring your own stationery supplies, if you have them, otherwise, we’ll have materials to use. Bring addresses of friends and family or write to some of the organizations we are writing to, such as nursing homes and soldiers overseas. Postage provided by the Friends of the Southeast Branch Library.
Friday, June 26 @ 10:30am
Get your virtual passport stamped and travel the globe through the magic of movies. On one Friday a month, we show a film from a country other than the U.S., and you're invited to join us on this international journey... all for free! Call the library at 827-6900 to find out more about the Academy Award-winning, British WWII epic we're showing this month. Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Southeast Branch Library.
Thursday, June 18 @ 5:45pm (NEW TIME)
We're featuring a new-to-DVD film about a cross country coach in a small California town who transforms a team of athletes into championship contenders. For more information, or the name of this PG-13 movie, please call the library at 827-6900. Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Southeast Branch Library.
Tuesday, June 23 @ 6pm
Teens, come create in the library! This month, we'll be learning about the masters of POP ART (think Andy Warhol) and then creating some of our own.