Wednesday, August 7 @ 4pm
Check or Checkmate? Do you play chess? Do you want to learn how to play chess? 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 5 @ 11 am
Join us for a special Family Storytime, celebrating Dr. Seuss's birthday, as we share books by Dr. Seuss! Each child who attends will receive a special sticker and we will be making a special Dr. Seuss-themed craft.
Tuesday, March 5 @ 10:15 am
Join us for a special "Just for Babies" session, celebrating Dr. Seuss's birthday, as we share books by Dr. Seuss! Each child who attends will receive a special sticker.
Just for Babies - Held the 1st and 3rd Tuesday mornings, January - April, at 10:15 am; babies up to 15 months and their caregivers. This infant lapsit is designed for one-on-one interaction between caregiver and baby with Ms. Anne! Families with multiple children are encouraged to attend Family Storytime. Just for Babies March Dates: March 5 and 19
Family Storytime - Held every Tuesday morning, January - April, at 11 am with Ms. Anne; aimed at children 16 months - 5 years and their families, though no child will be turned away! Family Storytime March Dates: March 5, 12, 19, and 26. To find more information on systemwide library storytimes, please go here: storytimes.
Wednesday, March 27 from 3 - 6 pm
On the 4th Wednesday of every month between 3 - 6 pm, the whole family is invited to the library to play board games. Simply use your library card or driver's license to check out a board game or two and play anywhere in the library. Challenge your family and friends to your favorite games! Call the Library at 827-6950 for more details. All board games are provided by the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library.
Wednesday, March 20 from 4 - 5 pm
Tweens in 4th - 7th grade ONLY are invited to come on out and bring your friends for an afternoon of fun building with Legos and hanging out at the library. No registration is necessary and it's free! Thanks to our Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library for providing the Legos for this very special program just for Tweens! Please Note: Starting in January 2013, this program moves from the 2nd to the 3rd Wednesday of every month! Also, thanks to the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library, we now have pink Legos, too - tween girl Lego lovers, we want you to join our club!!
Tuesday, March 19 from 10 am - 12:30 pm
Children ages 3 - 5 are invited to receive a 10-minute FREE Early Literacy Screening at the Library courtesy of Nemours BrightStart! Registration will be taken on a first-come, first serve basis on this day by a representative of Nemours. Nemours BrightStart will be returning monthly in 2013 to conduct more screenings at the Library for those not able to take advantage of the opportunity on this date. Utilize this free screening to find out where your child's literacy strengths lay and what you can do to help them improve in any other areas before they start school!
Wednesday, March 13 from 4 - 5 pm
Children in Kindergarten - 5th grade, and their caregivers, are invited to make crafts with the teens of Nease High School's Arts in Motion Club! Materials are provided by the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library, no registration is needed, and it's FREE! Please Note: All children under the age of 10 must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the program and starting in January 2013, this program moves from the 1st to the 2nd Wednesday of every month!
Saturday, March 2 from 10 am - 12 pm
All children are invited to join us for a special Teens Read with Kids - this program is presented by the teens of Ponte Vedra High School's Book Club! We'll have a special display of Dr. Seuss books to choose from, if you wish, as well as a Dr. Seuss sticker for every child who participates. Select what you'd like to hear, read from any of our books, or bring your favorites from home. Please note: All children under the age of 10 must be accompanied by an adult for the entire duration of the program and to be a teen participating in the program, you must be a member of the Ponte Vedra High School Book Club.
Wednesday, March 27 @ 3 pm
The newest phenomenon to hit Southeast: a science club for kids! Make-and-take science experiments for grades 2 and up. Supplies and materials provided by the Friends of the Southeast Branch Library. No registration is required.
This month we will be constructing forts out of cardboard boxes! Grab some friends and we'll see whose fort is the strongest.