Bartram Trail Branch
Friday, May 1 @ 10am
In this debut mystery by Robert Galbraith, pseudonym for world famous author J.K. Rowling, private investigator, Cormoran Strike, investigates the death of a supermodel. After losing his leg in Afghanistan, Strike is down to one client, and the bills are stacking up. In the case of Lula Landry, known to her friends as Cuckoo, the police ruled her death a suicide. Her brother, John Bristow refuses to believe it and hires Strike. With the investigation comes a look into the lives of the rich and famous, seduction, enticement, and delusion. Will Strike come out on top with the answers he seeks? Read with us and find out! New members are always welcome.
Saturday, May 16 @2pm
Don't miss this chance to win free books while having fun playing Bingo! All materials will be supplied by the Library and everyone will go home with at least one free book. Refreshments will be provided by the Friends of the Bartram Trail Branch Library.
Friday, April 24 @ 7pm - 9pm
Looking for an event the entire family will enjoy? The Northeast Florida Astronomy Society will be here to show us the moon and the stars! (Weather permitting.) Groups are asked to register in advance by contacting Carla or Melissa at 827-6960.
Wednesday, April 15 @ 3pm
Celebrate Earth Month and become an Energy Detective! There has been an increase in vampire loads in our area and we need more trained detectives to help find and get rid of them! Learn how to use such tools as a Kill-a-Watt meter, Infrared Thermometer, and more! This one-hour training is great for children 7 and older. Detectives- bring your adult! Register Today! www.greenteamproject.org/eventcalendar or call 904-348-0718.
A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier, written by Ishmael Beah tells his story of being a child solider in Sierra Leone. His reflections paint the grisly story of modern day warfare. Children are manipulated to go against their nature. They are made into killers and experience violence no child should have to endure. Beah’s account is heartbreakingly honest and will change your view of the conflicts going on worldwide.
Tuesday, April 28 @ 1pm
Stop in with your iPad, or any other type of tablet, to learn tips and tricks and get awesome app recommendations. No registration required.
Monday, April 20 @ 5pm
The Crazy Comets 4-H Club is now meeting at the Bartram Trail Branch Library. If you're in 4th or 5th grade and crazy about science, come join the club. Space is limited; sign up today on 4-HOnline www.4honline.com. For more information, please contact club leader Vara Suresh at 339-222-9284 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tuesday, April 14 @ 6:30pm
The International Affairs Discussion Group 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.