Bartram Trail Branch
Tuesday, June 18 @ 6pm
Adults and teens (age 14+) are invited to attend the Project Lap Blanket crochet group at the Bartram Trail Branch Library. The group will crochet or knit blankets for cancer patients at area hospitals. All skill levels are welcome. Can’t come to any of the meetings? Pick up the crochet pattern at the Reference Desk in the library and crochet the blanket in your spare time. Drop off completed blankets and any yarn you’d like to donate during regular library hours.
Tuesday, February 11 @ 6pm
Adults and teens (Age 14+) are invited to attend the Project Lap Blanket crochet group at the Bartram Trail Branch Library. The group will crochet or knit blankets for cancer patients at area hospitals. All skill levels are welcome. Can’t come to any of the meetings? Pick up the crochet pattern at the Reference Desk in the library and crochet the blanket in your spare time. Drop off completed blankets, and any yarn you’d like to donate, during regular library hours.
Monday, April 7 @ 6:30pm
The International Relations Book Club meets to discuss current international events. The discussion will be moderated by Joseph Warner, retired U.S. diplomat and adjunct professor of Geography and International Relations at Florida State College at Jacksonville.
Friday, March 1 @ 10:15 am
We're doing a year-long celebration of Florida literature and starting it off with a bang! Our March book: Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston. Join us as we discuss the adventures and loves and losses of Janie, the book's protagonist, and her life in 1930s Florida. Please pick a favorite quote or line from the book and bring it with you to the discussion.
Thursday, March 14 @ 6:30 pm
Are you a teen who loves graphic novels? Ever thought of creating one yourself? All middle school and high school students are invited to celebrate Teen Tech Week with Andre Frattino, local author of two graphic novels for teens, The Reaper of St. George Street and Lost Souls of Savannah, featuring teen ghost hunters from St. Augustine! Andre will show you what it takes to become a graphic novel author with opportunities to create your own art if you wish. All teen graphic novel enthusiasts are encouraged to participate in this hands-on workshop. Please call the Library at 827-6960 with any questions and learn more about Andre on his website - this workshop is generously sponsored by the Friends of the Bartram Trail Branch Library.
Toddler Storytime: Wednesdays @ 10:10 am
Preschool Storytime: Wednesdays @ 11 am
Storytimes are every Wednesday January 2nd - April 24th. Toddler storytimes are geared for children 15 months to 3 years and their caregivers, but is open to all ages. (Program is approximately 20 minutes.) Preschool storytimes are for children ages 3 to 5 years. Children are encouraged to attend independently. Caregivers may stay in the room or close by in the library. Includes music, stories, and classroom-type interaction. (Program is 25-30 minutes.) We look forward to seeing you all!! For more information on storytimes at other branches click here.
Just for Babies: Tuesdays @ 11:05am
Just for Babies is every Tuesday January 8th - April 30th. Bring your child to play, socialize and learn with others their age. For children birth to 15 months and their caregiver. We look forward to seeing you all. For more information on storytimes at other branches click here.
Wednesday, February 20 @ 10:10 am and 11 am
Join us during our regular storytimes for extra special mystery themed storytimes! You can take home a super secret craft to make!!
Wednesday, October 9 @ 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.