Tuesday, September 24 @ 11am
Florida State Park Ranger Tonya will join Ms. Anne for a special storytime in celebration of "September is Literacy Month" and Viva Florida 500. This fun storytime event will feature nature-themed and autumn books and include a nature walk outdoors after storytime in beautiful Bird Island Park located behind the library!
Wednesday, September 11 @ 10:15am and 11am
Florida State Park Ranger Tonya will join Children's Librarian Miss Lisa for a children’s book read-along in celebration of "September is Literacy Month." This fun storytime event will feature nature themed books and will be held at 10:10 for toddlers and 11:00 for preschoolers.
Monday, September 16 @ 5:30pm
When you sign-up to get your library card, it's just the beginning of a never ending story. To celebrate National Library Card Sign-Up Month, we invite you and yours to view a classic family film with us. Please call the Main Library at 827-6940 for movie title and rating. We have plenty of pillow seating, lemonade, & organic popcorn, courtesy of Diane's Natural Food Market.
We invite you to join us each week for all the laughs of storytime. We'll share some of our favorite books, sing songs, play music, tell interactive stories, make crafts, and have lots of fun.
Baby Time 10:15am: A gentle lapsit program with action rhymes, fingerplays, and first books for babies. For pre-walkers only, please.
Toddler Time 11am: We'll sing, we'll dance, and share our excitement for books and learning at the library. Don't be shy and bring your dancing shoes.
Preschool Storytime 11:30am: "Big Kids" get a storytime of their own. Longer stories, a variety of early literacy concepts, listening, and pre-classroom skills. Perfect for 3-5 year olds.
Thursday, September 19 @ 11am & 11:30am
To celebrate National Library Card Sign-Up Month and International Talk Like a Pirate Day, we're going piratical for Toddler Time and Pre-K Storytime. Join our Children's Team as they share some of their favorite pirate books and songs. We invite you and your little ones to come dressed as pirates and get a photo taken in our pirate photo booth.
Thursday, September 19 from 11am - 4pm
Everyone loves their library cards, especially pirates. To celebrate National Library Card Sign-Up Month and International Talk Like a Pirate Day, the Main Library will be hosting a piratical photo booth. Bring your St. Johns County library card, come dressed as a pirate, and get your photo taken. We'll have props on hand if you forget your costume and would still like to get a photo taken. Photos will be available for viewing on the library's flickr account.
Thursday, September 19 @ 3pm
Join us after school for a hands-on, minds-on science program and work closely with our very own mad scientists from the Children's Department. To celebrate National Library Card Sign Up Month and International Talk Like a Pirate Day we'll be building and launching some Angry Birds catapults. All materials for our experiments are provided. If you can't make it to the science lab, check out some of our amazing science project books.
Thursday, September 26 @ 3pm
School-age children, tweens, and teens choose what they want to play after school at the Main Library. A selection of video game choices for X-box 360, PS3, & Wii consoles will be offered. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library of St. Johns County & Sony.
Thursday, September 12 @ 3pm
School-age children, tweens, and teens choose what they want to play at the Main Library. A selection of video game choices for X-box 360, PS3, & Wii consoles will be offered. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library of St. Johns County and Sony.
Wednesday, January 22 @ 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.