january, 2021

fri15jan12:00 PM12:30 PMOnline Event: Library Tours: Governor's House Map Collection12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Event Details

Join Adult Programming Assistant Beth online as she tours different kinds of libraries and special collections in celebration of St. Johns Reads. In this tour, she will meet Collections Coordinator Laura Douglass Marion while visiting the library at the Governor’s House Cultural Center and Museum. She will take a peek at some of the more than 800 maps in the Governor’s House Collection that have been crucial to much of the reconstruction and preservation work in downtown St. Augustine, helping to inform many of the decisions the city has made over the last 100 years. This is an online event that you can conveniently watch on our website, our Facebook page, or our Youtube channel.

St. Johns Reads is the St. Johns County Public Library System’s annual one-book, one-community program. Presented for the 16th year, 2021’s program features a variety of virtual programs on The Library Book by Susan Orlean. The Library Book is available to enjoy in print, large print, audiobook on disc, digital audiobookand eBook formats. Special thanks to our generous Friends of the Library groups for sponsoring our St. Johns Reads programming.


(Friday) 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM