Saturday, June 14 @ 12pm
Explore creative writing with the author of the Hungry Ghost books. Flagler Beach author, Becky Pourchot, returns to Southeast to share some creative exercises, group activities, and BBQ. Teens, ages 11-18, are welcome to bring their own stories and poems to share. Lunch will be provided by the Friends of the Southeast Branch Library. Registration is required. Please call 827-6900 to register for this free program.
The Teen Financial Literacy program tomorrow at Southeast has been rescheduled for Saturday, August 30 from 10am-3pm. To register, please call 827-6900. Otherwise, Bartram Trail and Ponte Vedra still have space for their programs, which are Saturday, June 14 @ PV and Saturday, June 21 @ BT.
Friday, June 6 @ 3:30 pm
Teens, if you're looking for something to do, come hang out at the Teen Lounge. We have gaming systems, board games, crafts, and assorted musical instruments.
Tuesday, June 3 @ 3:30 pm
Teen Lounge is open for gaming on the PS3, Wii, or PS2. We also have board games, paints, and other crafts. Musical instruments are available as well.
Saturday, June 14 @ 10am to 3pm
Are you starting your first job, graduating from high school, or heading off to college? Whatever the reason, every teen needs to learn how to manage money. The St. Johns River Chapter of Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants and SJCPLS are teaming up to offer this full day (10am to 3pm) workshop to teens age 15-20. Subjects covered will be budgeting, saving, personal investing, using credit wisely, avoiding identity theft and more. Class size is limited so call us at 827-6950 or stop by the Reference Desk to register. This workshop is sponsored by the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library and lunch will be provided.
May 12 -17
Come into the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library to pick up a copy of Be Smart, Save Money coloring and activity books with crayons for your child. The books are supplied by The Florida Council on Compulsive Gambling in support of Wi$e Money Week in Florida.
Saturday, May 17 @ 2pm
Calling all teen artists, poets, and scholars... hang out with Mr. Jim from All American Martial Arts and learn how board breaking = better grades. Bring your drawings, poems, short stories, or anything else you want to share with this talented group of teens. Don't forget your mug - coffee, tea, and hot chocolate will be provided.
Wednesday, May 28 from 3pm - 6pm
Every 4th Wednesday of the month, the whole family is invited to the library to play board games, including Monopoly, Connect Four, Candy Land, Scrabble, Chutes & Ladders, Uno, and many more. Simply use your library card, or driver's license, to check out the games. All board games - including our new ones (Trivial Pursuit Family Edition, Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Don't Drop the Egg, Super Mario Brothers Checkers, and Apples to Apples Disney Edition) are provided by the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library.
Wednesday, May 21 @ 4pm
Every 3rd Wednesday of the month, tweens in 4th-7th grades are invited to the library for an afternoon of building with Legos and hanging out. 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, including our pink Legos. Tween girl Lego lovers, we want you to join our club, too.
Wednesday, May 14 @ 4pm
Children (K - 5th grade), and their caregivers, are invited to make crafts with the teens of Nease High School's Arts in Motion Club. Materials are provided by the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library. No registration is needed and it's free. Please Note: All children under the age of 10 must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the program.