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Card Me: National Library Card Sign-Up Month (9/6/2017) - It’s National Library Card Sign-Up Month and we’re celebrating with a little contest that explores some of the great services you enjoy for FREE with
A Big, Big Thank You For All That You Do… (8/22/2017) - Wendy Warren, a longtime Friend of the Beaches Branch Library and the 2017 Jacksonville Public Library Volunteer of the Year, can often be found in
Get Ready for Maker Con (8/16/2017) - Get ready for Maker Con on Saturday, Oct. 14 at the Main Library! This exciting new festival has three components: presentations by local experts, a
Oh the places you’ll go…in an hour?! (8/7/2017) - There are plenty of exciting reasons to visit the Main Library downtown, but we know that finding parking can sometimes be a problem – especially
July Staff Picks (8/2/2017) - Each month we feature a series of books chosen by our fabulous staff. Once a week our literary mavens will be featured on our social
#JaxBookFace (7/25/2017) - Last year we started a #JaxBookFace contest, and it’s been a lot of fun to see some of your creative entries! We’re pretty much in
The Brinkman Legacy: Championing Adult Literacy (7/17/2017) - The library’s Center for Adult Learning wouldn’t be what it is today—a place where adults can learn to read, learn English as a second language,
SELF-e for Self Publishing (7/10/2017) - As a new author, it can be difficult to get discovered. Until you find your audience, that is. That’s exactly what local author, Daniel Powell,
June Staff Picks (7/5/2017) - Each month we feature a series of books chosen by our fabulous staff, and this month our patrons too! At the end of every month
Flex Those Summer Reading Muscles (6/28/2017) - We love summer because our buildings are bursting with excited book lovers fresh out of school, who come to hang out, read, and participate in