Anastasia Island Branch
Saturday, March 2 @ 10:30 am
This FREE class emphasizes stretching, coordination of breath with movement, and attention to alignment. It is designed to create breath awareness, enhance balance, & increase flexibility. Stretching is great for those who experience joint sensitivity, or overall stiffness. Wear loose clothing, bring a towel & mat. Presented by licensed yoga instructor, Gina Mercado. .
Saturday, February 9 @ 2pm
Monique Borboen, Northeast Policy Associate for the Audubon Society, will make a presentation on birds in our local community, how to identify them and how we can to be stewards of the natural environment. Great Backyard Bird Count materials will be distributed to the community. Birdhouses and haiku will be on display at the Library. This program is for new and experienced birds, children and families.
Saturday, February 16 starting at 10 am
Come participate in this great family activity and learn how to go birding! There will be several birding guides available to take out groups of adults and children to birding locations on the beach and at various locations around the area. You may also participate on your own by downloading the packet and turn in your results to be entered into the nationwide bird count!
Saturday, February 9 @ 2 pm
Come into the library to learn more about birding & the Great Backyard Bird Count going on in February! Monique Borboen, Northeast Florida Policy Associate for the Audubon Society, will be presenting a program on how to identify birds in our community and how we can be stewards of the natural environment. After the program, we will provide you with your very own “go kit” to go out and participate in the Great Backyard Bird Count! The kit will include a bird list, color copies of shore and wading birds, instructions on how to participate in the GBBC and a list of locations within St. Johns County that are great birding spots. This program is for new and experienced birders alike, and the entire family is encouraged to take part!
Saturday, November 2 @ 2pm
The Sisterhood of the Traveling Plants (Cathy and Marilyn) - members of the Garden Club of St. Augustine - are coming to the Anastasia Island Branch Library to show you how to use food and flowers to spruce up your home this fall. Raffle tickets are available for purchase from the Friends of the Anastasia Island Branch Library to win the arrangements the Sisterhood create. Proceeds help sponsor this event. All materials are generously provided by the Friends of the Anastasia Island Branch Library.
Thursday, March 7 @ 3:30 pm
School is still on break, so come into the library! Teens (ages 12 and up) choose what they want to do: video games, movies, music, reading, and more. Video game choices are rated T and above. *Sponsored by the Friends of the Anastasia Island Branch Library and Sony.
Thursday, February 28 @ 6 pm
The Library System partners with the "Be a Pack Leader" Dog Walking Club to bring you a program that will enlighten you to the fears and phobias experienced by your dog and how you might help them overcome stress in training situations.
This program features dog trainer Silke Schroder, who has been training dogs professionally since 1988. Her training includes agility, obedience, protection, and search and rescue. Everyone is welcome, but we ask that you please DO NOT bring your own dog for this program.
Baby / Toddler Time: Wednesdays @ 10:15am
Little Ones Craft Time: Wednesdays @ 10:45am
Preschool Storytime Wednesdays @ 11:05am
Storytimes are every Wednesday through July 31. Baby & Toddler storytimes are aimed at children up to 18 months. Craft time is open to all children and is aimed at teaching scissor, glue and coloring skills. Preschool storytimes are open to any child who can sit for longer stories and participate in active songs. Come for songs, stories, and fun. We look forward to seeing you all!! To ensure everyone is able to enjoy quality story times, we have a maximum capacity (first come, first served) of 55. For more information on storytimes at other branches, please click here.
Second Thursday of Each Month @ 6:45 pm
Please join us for any or all of our monthly book clubs. We will discuss a different book each month. All titles are available to borrow through your library and many are available to borrow as a library e-book! There will be no meeting in December.
Second Thursday of Each Month @ 6:45pm
Please join us for any or all of our monthly book club meetings. We will discuss a different book each month. Follow this link for a list of the books and dates for the discussions. All titles are available to borrow through your library. There will be no meeting in December.