Saturday, January 11 @ 10 am
Sixteen-year-old Lutie Painter has skipped school for the first time, has borded a bus and is headed toward danger. Throughout her small town, other people start their days, some with worry, others with hopes, and still others with anger. All of these lives will become interwined in this story, set in a southern town.
Monday, 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.
Saturday, January 18 @ 2pm
Looking for fun for the whole family? Come in and play Bingo for Books from 2pm to 3pm today. Everyone is guaranteed to go home with at least one free book. Books are generously donated by the Friends of the Bartram Trail Branch Library.
Wednesday, January 8 from 5 - 7pm
The 2nd Wednesday of the month instead of the 1st due to the New Year's Holiday! Teens (Ages 13-18) are invited to have fun with friends at the library. Play "E" and "T"-rated games on our PlayStation 3 (with the new Move), our new Nintendo WiiU, Nintendo Wii, or X-Box 360 (with the new Kinect) set up on three TVs for simultaneous playing. Snacks are provided. This event is generously sponsored by the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library and our friends at Sony. Call 827-6950 for more details.
Wednesday, January 15 from 4 - 5pm
Every 3rd Wednesday of the month, tweens in 4th-7th grades 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, January 22 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 are provided by the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library.
Tuesday, January 14 from 4:30 - 5:30pm
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.
Thursday, January 16 @ 3:30pm
Teens (ages 12-17), come get crafty and make some personalized picture frames. We'll have all kinds of fun things to use on your picture frames from old comics to pirate treasure! This is a free program, sponsored by the Friends of the Anastasia Island Branch Library.
Thursday, January 9 @ 3:30pm
Teens (ages 12-17) can come in to join this mentoring group for young ladies. They will host a variety of projects, fun and food. Just bring a positive attitude and your imagination! *Sponsored by Melanie Watkins & The Friends of the Anastasia Island Branch Library
Wednesday, January 15 @ 2:30pm
Kids and Tweens can come into the library to create some unique bird feeders and origami birds. You'll be able to take your feeder home or leave it here to enter in our contest! All crafting supplies are provided, courtesy of the Friends of the Anastasia Island Branch Library.