Ponte Vedra Branch
Monday, October 6 @ 3pm
The Great Books Discussion Group is currently reading books from Great Conversations 6. This month's book is Holy Week by Deborah Eisenberg. We welcome all interested readers. This program is made possible by the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library.
Monday, October 13 @ 6:30pm
This month's Book Talk Café program features Robert N. Macomber, author of a popular series of naval thrillers. His current novel is Honors Rendered the 11th in what will be a 22 book series. Join us for this free program which is made possible by the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library.
Monday, September 22 @ 6:30pm
After a summer hiatus, FOL’s popular Book Talk Café program returns with a book that will have readers’ hearts pounding. The Shield is the sequel to the bestselling thriller, The Blade, by writing team Lynn Sholes and Joe Moore. Join us for this free program which is made possible by the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library.
Thursday, September 25 @ 10:30am
Who do you think you are? Learn the basics of using Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org to start discovering your family's history. Participants must have a basic knowledge of computers. Pre-registration is required. To sign up for this class, please stop by the Reference department or call the library at 827-6950.
Wednesday, September 17 @ 4pm
Tweens in 4th-7th grades (ages 9 - 13) are invited to the library for an afternoon of building with Legos and hanging out. 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, including our pink Legos. Tween girl Lego lovers, we want you to join our club, too.
Wednesday, September 24 from 3pm - 6pm
Every 4th Wednesday of the month, the whole family is invited to the library to play board games, including Monopoly, Connect Four, Candy Land, Scrabble, Chutes & Ladders, Uno, and many more. Simply use your library card, or driver's license, to check out the games. All board games - including our new ones (Trivial Pursuit Family Edition, Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Don't Drop the Egg, Super Mario Brothers Checkers, and Apples to Apples Disney Edition) are provided by the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library.
Tuesday, September 16 from 10am - 12:30pm
Children ages 3-5 are invited to receive a free, 10-minute Early Literacy Screening at the library, courtesy of Nemours BrightStart. Registration is taken on a first-come, first-serve basis by a Nemours representative. Utilize this free screening to find out where your child's literacy strengths lie, and what you can do to help them improve in any other areas before they start school.
Wednesday, September 10 @ 4pm
Children (K - 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.
Tuesday, September 9 @ 4:30pm - CANCELED for September
Teens (Ages 13 - 18) are invited to join our Teen Advisory Board and have a say in the materials we order for teens, the teen programs we offer, and much more at the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library. Participation in the Teen Advisory Board counts as volunteer service hours and snacks are provided by the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library. Join us for our meeting and get involved.