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Friends of the Library of St. Johns County January Book Sale

Friends of the Library Book Sale
The Book Sale will be open to the general public:
Friday, January 10, 1pm - 5pm
Saturday, January 11, 10am - 5pm
Monday, January 13, 10am - 7pm
Be sure to stock up for winter reading and choose from over 3,000 fiction titles and an extensive selection of cookbooks, all a result of generous patron donations and all priced at $1. Other selections include classics; biographies and memoirs; history; travel; health; inspiration; art, music and poetry; foreign language; reference; nature; hobbies, music CDs, and DVDs all priced at $1. On Tuesday, January 14, all remaining items will be available at special discount pricing from 10am – 2pm.

Movie Nite @ Main

New Release FilmTuesday, January 7 & 28 @ 5pm
Tired of being on the hold list, and can't wait any longer to see that new release film? Then join us at the library for a movie night. We're going to show a new release with a PG or PG-13 rating. Please call the Main Library at 827-6940 for movie title. We'll have plenty of snacks, courtesy of the  Friends of the Library of St. Johns County.

Book a Digital Librarian

Book a Digital LibrarianFriday, January 3, 17, 24, & 31
Do you have an e-reader, tablet, or other digital device you aren’t sure how to use? Need to learn Facebook, Twitter, or how to navigate Pinterest? Or do you just want to know how to download free eBooks from the library's OverDrive or OneClickdigital services? All of your questions can be answered in a 45-minute, one-on-one session with library staff at the Main Library. Library cardholders can call 827-6940 to schedule an appointment.


Adult BINGO for Books

BINGO for BooksThursday, January 16 @ 3:30pm
Do you love free books and playing B-I-N-G-O? Come on out to the library, make new friends or bring old friends along, and win adult fiction and non-fiction books. Everyone is guaranteed to go home with at least one book. Book prizes are generously donated by the Friends of the Library of St. Johns County. Everyone is welcome and it's free.


Gentle Stretch with Gina Marie

Gentle StretchingFriday, January 3 & 31 @ 10:30am
This free class emphasizes stretching, coordination of breath with movement, and attention to alignment. The class is designed to create breath awareness, enhance balance, and increase flexibility. Stretching is great for those who are experiencing joint sensitivity, or overall stiffness. Wear loose clothing, bring a towel & mat. Presented by yoga instructor, Gina Mercado.


Falun Dafa: Exercises & Meditation for the Body

Falun Dafa: Healthy Body, Peaceful HeartFridays, January 3, 17, 24, & 31 @ 2:30pm
Falun Dafa, also known as Falun Gong, is a traditional Chinese self-cultivation practice that improves mental and physical wellness through a series of easy-to-learn exercises, meditation, and the development of one's xinxing or heart-mind nature. The practice is based on the universal principles of truthfulness, compassion, and tolerance. Please call Michelle at 392-6789 for more information about these free workshops.


Foreclosure Prevention Workshop

Foreclosure Prevention WorkshopMonday, January 6 & 27 @ 1:30pm
Are you behind on your mortgage and facing foreclosure? Let the St. Johns Housing Partnership help you avoid scams and save your home. At this free workshop you’ll learn about various government-funded programs and their eligibility requirements. The St. Johns Housing Partnership is a non-profit organization, and there is never a charge to the homeowner for any of their services. Please call 819-1266 with questions and to register for this workshop.


J.A.A.M. (Japanese Anime At Main)

JAAMMonday, January 27 @ 5pm
Do you love watching anime or reading manga? Tweens, teens, and young twenty-somethings are invited to the monthly meeting of our anime club, where you can meet others with similar interests. Feel free to wear a costume if you’d like and come "JAAM" with us. Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Library of St. Johns County.

iPad Workshop

iPad WorkshopThursday, January 30 @ 3pm
Do you have an iPad but find yourself asking questions such as: What apps would work for me? How do I run updates? Or, does my iPad have a camera? Join David Penney for a hands-on iPad workshop where these questions, and more, will be answered. Bring your iPad and follow along as David goes through most of the capabilities of the iPad, the Apple Cloud, and iTunes synchronization. Library cardholders may call 827-6940 to sign up for this free technology workshop.


Affordable Health Care Act Informational Workshop

AHCA WorkshopFriday, December 6 @ 10:30am
The Affordable Care Act, or health care reform, is a set of health insurance reforms that started in 2010 and will continue to roll out in 2014, and beyond. The law’s goal is to ensure that all Americans have access to quality, affordable health care. Join staff from Azalea Health of St. Augustine to learn more about the ACA and how it might affect you and your family. Representatives will be available to explain how health care reform affects you, help you gain the peace of mind to make a smart choice in a short time, and discover ways to get financial help, if you qualify.


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