Wednesday, January 7 @ 3:30pm
Learn about the science of bubbles. Why are bubbles round? What causes colors in bubbles? Why does soap help make bubbles? Plus, see how big of a bubble you can make with our giant bubble makers. And, you can make your own bubble maker to take home.
Tuesday, January 6 @ 3:30pm
The Lounge is open for kids and teens to have fun with a variety of activities, including gaming, painting, crafts, building with Lego bricks, karaoke, and more.
Saturday, May 2 @ 10am
Join us for a family-oriented morning of American Sign Language presented by the Creekside High School Sign Language Class.
Thursday, January 8 @ 4:30pm
Modern day slavery is a huge human rights problem. According to the United Nations, over 27 million people in the world are enslaved. Please join us for an eye-opening seminar presented by St. Augustine resident Sarah Symons, founder of Made by Survivors, an international charity helping survivors of human trafficking and slavery to rebuild their lives with education, employment, and entrepreneurship.
Tuesday, January 27 from 5pm - 7:30pm
Held once a month on a Tuesday during the school year.
Teens (Ages 13 - 18 ONLY) are invited to join our new Movie Club featuring primarily book-to-movie adaptations. Bring your friends, chow down on pizza and sodas, and let us know if the movie lived up to the book. You don't have to read the book to come, but the books are all available in the library. Kicking off this new program, we'll be watching an adaptation (rated PG-13) of James Dashner's popular book The Maze Runner starring Dylan O'Brien! This event is generously sponsored by the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library. Call the library at 827-6950 for more details.
Wednesday, January 21 from 3pm - 4:30pm
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 7 @ 5pm
Teens (Ages 13-18) are invited to have fun with friends at the library. Play "E" and "T"-rated games on our PlayStation 3, Nintendo WiiU, Nintendo Wii, or X-Box 360 set up on three TVs for simultaneous playing. Don't worry about waiting for a turn - we'll have board games to play. Snacks will be provided. This event is generously sponsored by the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library and our friends at Sony. Call the library at 827-6950 for more details. New games for 2015: Super Smash Bros. (WiiU) and Just Dance 2015 (WiiU).
Wednesday, November 26 @ 3:30 pm
Kids & teens, are you looking for something to do on this "no school" day? Drop in to the Lounge and bake some pie! The crust will be ready for the filling. We'll have several flavors to try, so stop by!
Tuesday, November 25 @ 3:30 pm
Teens and kids: Join us in the Lounge for Part I of Incredible Edibles. We'll be making pie crust from scratch in preparation for yummy fillings to be added the next day. Once the crust is prepared, stick around for gaming!
Saturday, December 20 @ 10am
Pick up a copy of Never Let Me Go by Kasuo Ishiguro, and be drawn into a subtle sci-fi page-turner. Then, join us for a talk and refreshments. New members are always welcome to the Teen Book Club. All titles are chosen by club members.