Bartram Trail Branch
Tuesday, November 5 @ 6:30pm
This month we're reading The Revenge of Geography: What the Map Tells Us About Coming Conflicts and the Battle Against Fate by Dr. Robert D. Kaplan. Read the book and join us for a rousing discussion, moderated by Joseph Warner, retired U.S. diplomat and current adjunct professor of Geography and International Relations at Florida State College at Jacksonville. Book description: "The insights, discoveries, and theories of great geographers and geopolitical thinkers of the past look back at critical pivots in history and then look forward at the evolving global scene."
Thursday, March 13 @ 5:30pm
You met them first in the Hunger Games. Katniss and Peeta return to the big screen in the movie based on Suzanne Collins' book, Catching Fire. Bring your own snacks.
Saturday, March 8 @ 9:30am - Noon
Do you love books? Do you love your library? The Friends of the Bartram Trail Branch Library will hold this month's book sale from 9:30am to noon - books of all kinds and items such as DVDs, CDs, VHS tapes, and audiobooks, will be available. Proceeds from the book sale support programs at the Bartram Trail Branch Library.
Saturday, November 16 @ 2pm
Looking for fun for the whole family? Come in and play Bingo for Books from 2pm to 3pm today. Everyone is guaranteed to go home with at least one free book. Books are generously donated by the Friends of the Bartram Trail Branch Library.
Wednesday, March 26 @ 3pm
If you like art, and you're in 3rd, 4th, or 5th grade, come and create your own art project, inspired by the works of this month's artist.
Wednesday, November 13 @ 4:30pm
Check or Checkmate? Do you play chess or are you interesting in learning? Wondering what the terms pins, ranks, and skittles mean? If you're in 5th through 12th grades, and would like to be part of a chess club, we have the right one for you.
Tuesday, March 11 @ 6pm
Friends of the Bartram Trail Branch Library are invited to attend the March meeting in the Manatee Room. Prospective Friends are invited to attend and learn more about the Friends and what it is they do.
Wednesday, August 13 @ 3pm
Come into the library to play with our LEGO bricks and pieces. We supply the LEGO bricks and fun - all you need to bring is your imagination. There is no registration or fee for this program.
Wednesday, November 27 @ 4pm
Did you know the day after Thanksgiving is the National Day of Listening? This is the day that families are most likely to be with each other and is the best time to sit down and record your family's stories. Learn interview tips and what sort of questions to ask. Don't have any recording equipment? We can loan you some over the holiday weekend. Space is limited, so register now. For more information, call 827-6960.
Wednesday, November 6 @ 3pm
It's an early release day, so grab your friends and join us for a movie. Please contact us at 827-6960 to find out what we're showing this week on our big screen. Snacks are provided; bring your own drinks.