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Fri, Nov 16, All day
Each week in November, we will challenge you to share a photo of something in or around Hawthorne which makes you feel grateful. Submit... more
Each week in November, we will challenge you to share a photo of something in or around Hawthorne which makes you feel grateful. Submit using using #HAWGratitude and tag us using @alachualibrary

CCOA - CCOA
Fri, Nov 16, 9:00am - 11:30am
Community Coalition for Older Adults

Headquarters Branch - Meeting Room B
Fri, Nov 16, 10:00am - 11:00am
A guided tour to making art pieces using oil pastels. All supplies are provided and no experience necessary.

Cone Park Branch - Meeting Room
Fri, Nov 16, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Food for those in need

Tower Road Branch - Meeting Room
Fri, Nov 16, 10:00am - 11:00am
Please join us for songs, rhymes and play time with your babies. This is a great opportunity for parents and caregivers to have bonding... more
Please join us for songs, rhymes and play time with your babies. This is a great opportunity for parents and caregivers to have bonding time with their little ones.

Millhopper Branch - Combined Meeting Room
Fri, Nov 16, 10:30am - 11:30am
Music plays an important role in developing a child's ability to read. Come enjoy music dancing and bonding time with your baby or... more
Music plays an important role in developing a child's ability to read. Come enjoy music dancing and bonding time with your baby or toddler.

Cone Park Branch - Study Room
Fri, Nov 16, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Join us at the library every Friday for adult board games. Choose from a variety of games including Scrabble, Trivial Pursuit,... more
Join us at the library every Friday for adult board games. Choose from a variety of games including Scrabble, Trivial Pursuit, Labyrinth, Careers, Monopoly and more.

Library Partnership Branch - Partnership Meeting Room
Fri, Nov 16, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Chidren ages 0-5 and their caregivers please join us for a fun early learning program filled with music and fun! Activities are focused... more
Chidren ages 0-5 and their caregivers please join us for a fun early learning program filled with music and fun! Activities are focused on early literacy and motor movement.

Millhopper Branch - Combined Meeting Room
Fri, Nov 16, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Music plays an important role in developing a child's ability to read. Come enjoy music dancing and bonding time with your baby or... more
Music plays an important role in developing a child's ability to read. Come enjoy music dancing and bonding time with your baby or toddler.

Headquarters Branch - Meeting Room A
Fri, Nov 16, 12:00pm - 12:45pm
Take a break with yoga! Class is 45-minutes long. A yoga mat, towel, and comfortable clothing are recommended.

Bookmobile
Fri, Nov 16, 12:00pm - 6:00pm
14130 W. Newberry Road

Canceled
Tower Road Branch
Fri, Nov 16, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Sensory Storytime Training

High Springs Branch
Fri, Nov 16, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Help getting started with your new device.

Cone Park Branch - Study Room
Fri, Nov 16, 1:15pm - 2:30pm
Watch sketch comedy at it's best starring Eugene Levy, Katherine O'Hara, Rick Moranis, John Candy and more.

Millhopper Branch - Room A
Fri, Nov 16, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Join us for a foreign film from the library's collection. Today's film is "Life is Beautiful" (1997), directed by and starring Roberto... more
Join us for a foreign film from the library's collection. Today's film is "Life is Beautiful" (1997), directed by and starring Roberto Benigni, who also co-wrote the script.

Alachua Branch - Meeting Room
Fri, Nov 16, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Meet and chat while you work on your latest project.

New venue Cone Park Branch - Teen Space
Fri, Nov 16, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Buttons! We love buttons. Join us to make buttons and button crafts.

Hawthorne Branch - Meeting Room
Fri, Nov 16, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Learn more about growing your garden and cooking from your garden.

Headquarters Branch - Meeting Room B
Fri, Nov 16, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Drop in to hang out and chat while you work on your sewing project. Find a new skill. All skills level welcome

Library Partnership Branch - Studio Room
Fri, Nov 16, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Groove to some hip hop instrumentals while you battle it out on the chess boards every third Friday of the month at Library Partnership.... more
Groove to some hip hop instrumentals while you battle it out on the chess boards every third Friday of the month at Library Partnership. All ages are welcome. Open mic at select meetings.

Tower Road Branch - Meeting Room
Fri, Nov 16, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Please join us for LEGOspace where kids can have an hour to work together (or separately) and build something awesome with LEGOS.

Headquarters Branch
Fri, Nov 16, 3:30pm - 6:30pm
Starting September 2018, computers in the HQ Teen Space will be reserved for Teens only (Ages 12-18) from 3:30 PM to 6:30 PM, Monday... more
Starting September 2018, computers in the HQ Teen Space will be reserved for Teens only (Ages 12-18) from 3:30 PM to 6:30 PM, Monday through Friday*.

Cone Park Branch - Meeting Room
Fri, Nov 16, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Join us at Cone Park to build and to learn about architecture with presenter Ann Stacy.

Headquarters Branch - Storywoods Room
Fri, Nov 16, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Create a new Lego masterpiece every week at the Headquarters Library.

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Sat, Nov 17, All day
Each week in November, we will challenge you to share a photo of something in or around Hawthorne which makes you feel grateful. Submit... more
Each week in November, we will challenge you to share a photo of something in or around Hawthorne which makes you feel grateful. Submit using using #HAWGratitude and tag us using @alachualibrary

Millhopper Branch - Room B
Sat, Nov 17, 10:00am - 12:00pm
'Theft in a Pastry Shop' by Italo Calvino and 'Fat People' by Alison Lurie, (found in "Even Deadlier," by the Great Books Foundation) is... more
'Theft in a Pastry Shop' by Italo Calvino and 'Fat People' by Alison Lurie, (found in "Even Deadlier," by the Great Books Foundation) is the literature that will be discussed at this meeting.

Millhopper Branch - Room A
Sat, Nov 17, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Looking for a new author or a book similar to your favorite? Let us serve you a tasty treat. Check out our mystery menu and discover new... more
Looking for a new author or a book similar to your favorite? Let us serve you a tasty treat. Check out our mystery menu and discover new books to devour.

New venue Cone Park Branch - Training Room
Sat, Nov 17, 10:00am - 11:30am
Join Jennifer VanBergen and learn to express yourself song writing in your own style and your own voice.

Newberry Branch - Meeting Room
Sat, Nov 17, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Not sure yet.

Tower Road Branch - Teen Space
Sat, Nov 17, 10:00am - 11:00am
Join us for Babytime with Japanese songs a rhymes.

Headquarters Branch - Storywoods Room
Sat, Nov 17, 11:00am - 11:30am
Join us for a special storytime created in cooperation with the Center for Autism Related Disorders (CARD).

Headquarters Branch - Foundation Room
Sat, Nov 17, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
The doors are opened to all poets looking for community, feedback, and a sharing of ideas.

Millhopper Branch - Teen Room
Sat, Nov 17, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join the Millhopper Chess Club every Saturday. Learn to play or challenge a friend to a game.

Headquarters Branch - Storywoods Room
Sat, Nov 17, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Belt out the classic songs from your favorite movie soundtracks while also enjoying the movie. Everyone is welcome to join in! And... more
Belt out the classic songs from your favorite movie soundtracks while also enjoying the movie. Everyone is welcome to join in! And musical talent is not required.

Millhopper Branch - Room A
Sat, Nov 17, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Part fan club part literary society, the Jane Austen Society of North America (JASNA) has regional groups that meet throughout the U.S.... more
Part fan club part literary society, the Jane Austen Society of North America (JASNA) has regional groups that meet throughout the U.S. and Canada to discuss Jane Austen and her works.

Millhopper Branch - Children's Area
Sat, Nov 17, 2:00pm - 3:45pm
Join us for a fun kid-friendly movie.

Headquarters Branch - Meeting Room B
Sat, Nov 17, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Have fun creating Mandalas

Headquarters Branch - Meeting Room A
Sat, Nov 17, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Mike Gengler's new book takes a look at Alachua County's history on the topic of School Desegregation.

Canceled
Headquarters Branch
Sat, Nov 17, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Join us for a family-friendly movie every Saturday in the Headquarter's children's department.

Millhopper Branch - Teen Room
Sat, Nov 17, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Test your Harry Potter book knowledge in our version of the Ordinary Wizarding Level examinations

Tower Road Branch - Teen Space
Sat, Nov 17, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Come and play with our large-scale building kit used for hands-on focused play and STE(A)M learning. A design challenge will be given at... more
Come and play with our large-scale building kit used for hands-on focused play and STE(A)M learning. A design challenge will be given at each session.

Alachua Branch
Sun, Nov 18, All day
Make a Thanksgiving craft.

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Sun, Nov 18, All day
Each week in November, we will challenge you to share a photo of something in or around Hawthorne which makes you feel grateful. Submit... more
Each week in November, we will challenge you to share a photo of something in or around Hawthorne which makes you feel grateful. Submit using using #HAWGratitude and tag us using @alachualibrary

Bookmobile
Sun, Nov 18, 10:30am - 12:30pm
11100 W. State Rd. 235 Alachua FL

Bookmobile
Sun, Nov 18, 12:00pm - 6:00pm
9200 NW 39th Ave.

Millhopper Branch - Children's Area
Sun, Nov 18, 1:00pm - 4:30pm
Bring the whole family and play board games, card games and puzzles too! All afternoon, in the Children's Area.

Headquarters Branch - Storywoods Room
Sun, Nov 18, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Belt out the classic songs from your favorite movie soundtracks while also enjoying the movie. Everyone is welcome to join in! And... more
Belt out the classic songs from your favorite movie soundtracks while also enjoying the movie. Everyone is welcome to join in! And musical talent is not required.

Headquarters Branch - Meeting Room B
Sun, Nov 18, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Play board games at the library.

Archer Branch - Meeting Room Addition
Sun, Nov 18, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Bring your family and friends to the Archer Branch Library to play a variety of board games!

Headquarters Branch - Meeting Room A
Sun, Nov 18, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
He will present his novel Ichabod Wolfe.

Archer Branch - Storyhour
Sun, Nov 18, 3:00pm - 3:40pm
Meet Miss Annie Bell for stories and fun at the library.

Archer Branch - Meeting Room
Sun, Nov 18, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Need help with Math? Join us every other Sunday from 3-5 p.m. to receive assistance with math problems and math homework. Space is... more
Need help with Math? Join us every other Sunday from 3-5 p.m. to receive assistance with math problems and math homework. Space is limited; please register online or see staff.

Tower Road Branch - Teen Space
Sun, Nov 18, 4:00pm - 4:55pm
Want to get your child started learning a second language? Try Curious Chinese, a class designed for young children to begin learning... more
Want to get your child started learning a second language? Try Curious Chinese, a class designed for young children to begin learning the basics of the Chinese language.

Alachua Branch
Mon, Nov 19, All day
Make a Thanksgiving craft.

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Mon, Nov 19, All day
Each week in November, we will challenge you to share a photo of something in or around Hawthorne which makes you feel grateful. Submit... more
Each week in November, we will challenge you to share a photo of something in or around Hawthorne which makes you feel grateful. Submit using using #HAWGratitude and tag us using @alachualibrary

Library Partnership Branch - Library - Study Room 1
Mon, Nov 19, 10:00am - 11:00am
Get help with the computer.

Tower Road Branch - Meeting Room
Mon, Nov 19, 10:00am - 10:30am
Please join us for Music and Movement where you can jam out and dance to some fun songs with your little ones!

Headquarters Branch
Mon, Nov 19, 10:30am - 11:30am
You have the opportunity to spend up to one (1) hour with a library staff member who will assist you with all of your computer questions.
This event is full

Bookmobile
Mon, Nov 19, 10:30am - 12:30pm
5408 SW 13th St

Archer Branch - Meeting Room
Mon, Nov 19, 10:30am - 11:30am
Come to the library to work on your stitching projects with other crafty individuals! Bring your crochet, knitting, cross-stitch,... more
Come to the library to work on your stitching projects with other crafty individuals! Bring your crochet, knitting, cross-stitch, embroidery, latch hook, needlepoint, or any other stitching projects!

Millhopper Branch - Children's Area
Mon, Nov 19, 10:30am - 11:30am
This is a time for babies and their caregivers to gather, socialize, and play. Toys will be provided and children's music will be played.

Tower Road Branch - Meeting Room
Mon, Nov 19, 11:00am - 1:00pm
If you crochet, knit, embroider, needlepoint, quilt, cross stitch, or enjoy other needlecraft, this is the group for you.

Bookmobile
Mon, Nov 19, 12:00pm - 6:00pm
807 SW 64th Terr.

Headquarters Branch - Meeting Room B
Mon, Nov 19, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Bring what you are knitting/crocheting/needlecrafting (or any other non-messy craft) to the library and enjoy the company of other... more
Bring what you are knitting/crocheting/needlecrafting (or any other non-messy craft) to the library and enjoy the company of other crafters. This group will meet monthly to inspire encourage and help one another. This program is free and open to the public.

Headquarters Branch - Storywoods Room
Mon, Nov 19, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Belt out the classic songs from your favorite movie soundtracks while also enjoying the movie. Everyone is welcome to join in! And... more
Belt out the classic songs from your favorite movie soundtracks while also enjoying the movie. Everyone is welcome to join in! And musical talent is not required.

Cone Park Branch - Meeting Room
Mon, Nov 19, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Homeschool families are invited to join us for fun activities.

Headquarters Branch
Mon, Nov 19, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
You have the opportunity to spend up to one (1) hour with a library staff member who will assist you with all of your computer questions.
This event is full

Library Partnership Branch - Library - Large Meeting Room
Mon, Nov 19, 2:30pm - 5:00pm
Come in to receive help with your homework on Monday's and Tuesdays from 2:30pm - 5:00pm. Parents/caregivers are asked to register their... more
Come in to receive help with your homework on Monday's and Tuesdays from 2:30pm - 5:00pm. Parents/caregivers are asked to register their children for this program.

Archer Branch - Meeting Room
Mon, Nov 19, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
A reading dog is a special friend that loves to hear stories and doesn't judge anyone's reading ability. Reading dogs are certified... more
A reading dog is a special friend that loves to hear stories and doesn't judge anyone's reading ability. Reading dogs are certified therapy dogs with a special temperament.

Bookmobile
Mon, Nov 19, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
900 SE 15th Street, Gainesville

Library Partnership Branch - Studio Room
Mon, Nov 19, 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Get inspired at the Library Partnership Art Lab every 3rd Monday of the month. Imagine, explore, create!

Canceled
Library Partnership Branch
Mon, Nov 19, 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Teens, what's your favorite movie? Watch movies for teens suggest titles for future viewing.

Cone Park Branch - Study Room
Mon, Nov 19, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Enjoy Scifi Theater year round at the Cone Park library.

Headquarters Branch
Mon, Nov 19, 3:30pm - 6:30pm
Starting September 2018, computers in the HQ Teen Space will be reserved for Teens only (Ages 12-18) from 3:30 PM to 6:30 PM, Monday... more
Starting September 2018, computers in the HQ Teen Space will be reserved for Teens only (Ages 12-18) from 3:30 PM to 6:30 PM, Monday through Friday*.

Canceled
Cone Park Branch
Mon, Nov 19, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Strong Kids Afterschool Tutoring and Homework help will be offered on Monday through Thursday from 3:30 to 4:30 and is offered to... more
Strong Kids Afterschool Tutoring and Homework help will be offered on Monday through Thursday from 3:30 to 4:30 and is offered to support kids' educational and homework needs.

Millhopper Branch - Children's Area
Mon, Nov 19, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Join us for an hour of traditional storytelling. Miss Angela will entertain using stories, props, and songs and encourages audience... more
Join us for an hour of traditional storytelling. Miss Angela will entertain using stories, props, and songs and encourages audience participation! The theme will be stories of harvest time.

Cone Park Branch - Meeting Room
Mon, Nov 19, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Girl Scouts

Canceled
Tower Road Branch
Mon, Nov 19, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Come to the library and tinker, build and experiment with cool gizmos, doohickeys, watchamacallits, and other materials. It will be a blast!

Headquarters Branch - Teen Space
Mon, Nov 19, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Join us every Monday in the Teen Space for Teen Movie Mondays. We'll watch movies and make crafts!

Bookmobile
Mon, Nov 19, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
3371 NE 39th Avenue

Millhopper Branch - Combined Meeting Room
Mon, Nov 19, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Come to the Room of Requirement because it's Harry Potter craft time!

Headquarters Branch
Mon, Nov 19, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Read fun books with your friends and chat and snack outside when the weather is nice!

Archer Branch - Meeting Room
Mon, Nov 19, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Get inspired at the Archer Teen Art Lab! Imagine... Explore... Create...

Headquarters Branch - Foundation Room
Mon, Nov 19, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
The Headquarters Library along with other libraries in the district will provide space and time for writers to participate in this write-in.

Millhopper Branch - Combined Meeting Room
Mon, Nov 19, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Join us for Amrit Yoga at 6pm on Mondays at the Millhopper Library.

Tower Road Branch - Meeting Room
Mon, Nov 19, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us for our Chef Series with Chef Jacob Riesch from Napolatano's Restaurant!

Headquarters Branch - Meeting Room A
Mon, Nov 19, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
UF's Steven Noll will talk about the history of Tacachale

Alachua Branch
Tue, Nov 20, All day
Make a Thanksgiving craft.

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Tue, Nov 20, All day
Each week in November, we will challenge you to share a photo of something in or around Hawthorne which makes you feel grateful. Submit... more
Each week in November, we will challenge you to share a photo of something in or around Hawthorne which makes you feel grateful. Submit using using #HAWGratitude and tag us using @alachualibrary

Library Partnership Branch - Lobby
Tue, Nov 20, 9:00am - 11:00am
North Central Florida Public Charter High School will be here to provide information about how to work toward earning your high school... more
North Central Florida Public Charter High School will be here to provide information about how to work toward earning your high school diploma.

Library Partnership Branch - Library - Large Meeting Room
Tue, Nov 20, 9:30am - 10:00am
Enjoy stories songs and activities geared for ages 3 to 5. Preschoolers will participate in group activities that foster curiosity and... more
Enjoy stories songs and activities geared for ages 3 to 5. Preschoolers will participate in group activities that foster curiosity and develop early literacy skills.

Tower Road Branch - Meeting Room
Tue, Nov 20, 10:00am - 10:30am
This storytime will introduce children to the library and rhythms of storytime in a gentle, fun and enriching manner.

Millhopper Branch - Room A
Tue, Nov 20, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Join us for a spa day at the library where we'll make our own bath and beauty supplies. All materials provided.

Headquarters Branch
Tue, Nov 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
You have the opportunity to spend up to one (1) hour with a library staff member who will assist you with all of your computer questions.

Headquarters Branch - Storywoods Room
Tue, Nov 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
Stories, music, and lots of fun for toddler-aged children and their caregivers.

Archer Branch - Meeting Room
Tue, Nov 20, 10:30am - 11:15am
Join us for storytime! Prepare to have a blast with stories, songs, games, crafts, fun, and more!

Library Partnership Branch - Library - Large Meeting Room
Tue, Nov 20, 10:30am - 11:30am
This yoga class is beginner friendly and appropriate for all levels of practice. A yoga mat and comfortable clothes are recommended.

High Springs Branch
Tue, Nov 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
Discover new books, sing songs, dance and make new friends.

Headquarters Branch
Tue, Nov 20, 11:00am - 2:00pm
Open Enrollment for ESOL classes (English learning) at the library - Tuesdays 11 am - 2 pm. Meetings will take place in the Literacy... more
Open Enrollment for ESOL classes (English learning) at the library - Tuesdays 11 am - 2 pm. Meetings will take place in the Literacy office. Last intake is at 1:45 pm.

Bookmobile
Tue, Nov 20, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
3501 NE 15th St.

Bookmobile
Tue, Nov 20, 12:00pm - 6:00pm
14130 W. Newberry Road

Headquarters Branch - Teen Space
Tue, Nov 20, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Belt out the classic songs from your favorite movie soundtracks while also enjoying the movie. Everyone is welcome to join in! And... more
Belt out the classic songs from your favorite movie soundtracks while also enjoying the movie. Everyone is welcome to join in! And musical talent is not required.

Newberry Branch - Meeting Room
Tue, Nov 20, 1:05pm - 2:30pm
Have a needlecraft that you love but have a hard time finding time to actually work on your projects? Have some fun with this crafting... more
Have a needlecraft that you love but have a hard time finding time to actually work on your projects? Have some fun with this crafting group which meets at the library Tuesday afternoons at 1:00 pm.

Headquarters Branch - Storywoods Room
Tue, Nov 20, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Join us in the Storywoods Room of the Headquarters Library for a fun and funny puppet show.

Library Partnership Branch - Library - Study Room 2
Tue, Nov 20, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Helping students with homework

Library Partnership Branch - Lobby
Tue, Nov 20, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
The Empowered to Live the Life You Choose/Rebuilders Program will provide information and awareness about intimate partner violence to... more
The Empowered to Live the Life You Choose/Rebuilders Program will provide information and awareness about intimate partner violence to the community.

Headquarters Branch
Tue, Nov 20, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
You have the opportunity to spend up to one (1) hour with a library staff member who will assist you with all of your computer questions.
This event is full

Library Partnership Branch - Partnership Meeting Room
Tue, Nov 20, 2:30pm - 5:00pm
Come in to receive help with your homework on Monday's and Tuesdays from 2:30pm - 5:00pm. . Parents/caregivers are asked to register... more
Come in to receive help with your homework on Monday's and Tuesdays from 2:30pm - 5:00pm. . Parents/caregivers are asked to register their children for this program.

Alachua Branch - Meeting Room
Tue, Nov 20, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Tai Ch for Better Balance is a program that focuses on improving balance and physical function to reduce fall-related risks and... more
Tai Ch for Better Balance is a program that focuses on improving balance and physical function to reduce fall-related risks and injuries . Sponsored by Elder Options. Instructor: Pat Bellis

Millhopper Branch
Tue, Nov 20, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
You have the opportunity to spend up to one (1) hour with a library staff member who will assist you with your computer questions.

Tue, Nov 20, 2:30pm - 5:00pm
The Library will provide book talks and activities for incarcerated teens at the county Jail.

High Springs Branch - Meeting Room
Tue, Nov 20, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Teens and adults are invited to attend this hootastic painting program.

Canceled
New venue Cone Park Branch
Tue, Nov 20, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
The Cone Park Library Resource Center hosts a Science Club for kids and families. the club helps kids engage in science activities in a... more
The Cone Park Library Resource Center hosts a Science Club for kids and families. the club helps kids engage in science activities in a fun way to reinforce their science education at school.

Millhopper Branch - Room A
Tue, Nov 20, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Come build awesome Lego structures with other kids in the library!

Tower Road Branch - Teen Space
Tue, Nov 20, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Join us in the Teen Space for an hour and a half of gaming!

Library Partnership Branch - Library - Large Meeting Room
Tue, Nov 20, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Interested in beading or making jewelry? Come checkout this beginners beading program and learn how to make a cool jewelry.

Archer Branch - Meeting Room
Tue, Nov 20, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Join us at the Archer Branch Library on the 3rd Tuesday of the month for MAKERspace Tuesday.

Headquarters Branch
Tue, Nov 20, 3:30pm - 6:30pm
Starting September 2018, computers in the HQ Teen Space will be reserved for Teens only (Ages 12-18) from 3:30 PM to 6:30 PM, Monday... more
Starting September 2018, computers in the HQ Teen Space will be reserved for Teens only (Ages 12-18) from 3:30 PM to 6:30 PM, Monday through Friday*.

Canceled
Cone Park Branch
Tue, Nov 20, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Strong Kids Afterschool Tutoring and Homework help will be offered on Monday through Thursday from 3:30 to 4:30 and is offered to... more
Strong Kids Afterschool Tutoring and Homework help will be offered on Monday through Thursday from 3:30 to 4:30 and is offered to support kids' educational and homework needs.

Bookmobile
Tue, Nov 20, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
110 NW 39th Ave.

Cone Park Branch - Teen Space
Tue, Nov 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Playing WiiU at the library is a great way to meet friends. Come enjoy a fun afternoon playing MarioKart Basketball Just Dance Super... more
Playing WiiU at the library is a great way to meet friends. Come enjoy a fun afternoon playing MarioKart Basketball Just Dance Super Smash Bros Super Mario Bros and more.

Tower Road Branch - Meeting Room
Tue, Nov 20, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Suwannee River Area Health Education Center presents a program designed to help you quit tobacco use. Call 866-341-2730 for registration.

Headquarters Branch - Teen Space
Tue, Nov 20, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Teens join us the 3rd Tuesday of every month to learn and try a simple craft! We'll try things like crochet, knitting, loom weaving,... more
Teens join us the 3rd Tuesday of every month to learn and try a simple craft! We'll try things like crochet, knitting, loom weaving, cross stitch, and more! Beginners welcome! Materials provided!

Alachua Branch - Snuggle-Up Center
Tue, Nov 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Read with one of Alachua's therapy dogs.

Alachua Branch - Meeting Room
Tue, Nov 20, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Dance class for all ages, shapes and sizes. Work out routines vary between low intensity and high intensity. Scarlett Ashmore is... more
Dance class for all ages, shapes and sizes. Work out routines vary between low intensity and high intensity. Scarlett Ashmore is certified as a Refit Revolution Instructor.

Headquarters Branch - Meeting Room B
Tue, Nov 20, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Advanced English conversation class. No walk-ins. Students must first register during Open Enrollment (Tuesdays, 11 am - 2 pm, HQ). See... more
Advanced English conversation class. No walk-ins. Students must first register during Open Enrollment (Tuesdays, 11 am - 2 pm, HQ). See "ESOL Open Enrollment" in the events calendar.

Canceled
Headquarters Branch
Tue, Nov 20, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Quick, convenient & fun workouts that help build muscle, tone your body, and burn calories. Instructor is Jade Hutton.

Alachua Branch
Wed, Nov 21, All day
Make a Thanksgiving craft.

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Wed, Nov 21, All day
Each week in November, we will challenge you to share a photo of something in or around Hawthorne which makes you feel grateful. Submit... more
Each week in November, we will challenge you to share a photo of something in or around Hawthorne which makes you feel grateful. Submit using using #HAWGratitude and tag us using @alachualibrary

Tower Road Branch - Meeting Room
Wed, Nov 21, 9:30am - 10:30am
Get fit and have fun with free weekly Zumba classes.

Millhopper Branch
Wed, Nov 21, 9:30am - 10:30am
You have the opportunity to spend up to one (1) hour with a library staff member who will assist you with your computer questions.

Headquarters Branch - Plaza Area
Wed, Nov 21, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Free primary healthcare consultations and treatment in a mobile clinic sponsored by the University of Florida College of Medicine.

Headquarters Branch - Study Room C
Wed, Nov 21, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Free primary healthcare consultations and treatment in a mobile clinic sponsored by the University of Florida College of Medicine.

Canceled
Tower Road Branch
Wed, Nov 21, 10:00am - 11:30am
Basic ESOL Classes

Headquarters Branch
Wed, Nov 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
You have the opportunity to spend up to one (1) hour with a library staff member who will assist you with all of your computer questions.
This event is full

Millhopper Branch - Children's Area
Wed, Nov 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
This interactive 20 to 30-minute Laptime program is designed to help you bond with your baby through stories, songs and nursery rhymes... more
This interactive 20 to 30-minute Laptime program is designed to help you bond with your baby through stories, songs and nursery rhymes while using motion, sight, sound and touch.

High Springs Branch - Meeting Room
Wed, Nov 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Babies and their caregivers meet each Wednesday to socialize, and play. Stories, music and fingerplay's will be shared.

Newberry Branch - Meeting Room
Wed, Nov 21, 10:30am - 10:45am
Music plays an important role in developing a child's ability to read. Come enjoy music dancing and bonding time with your baby or... more
Music plays an important role in developing a child's ability to read. Come enjoy music dancing and bonding time with your baby or toddler.

Newberry Branch - Meeting Room
Wed, Nov 21, 11:00am - 11:45am
Foster a love for reading and help children discover the library through Storytime. Enjoy stories songs and activities geared for ages 2... more
Foster a love for reading and help children discover the library through Storytime. Enjoy stories songs and activities geared for ages 2 to 5.

Tower Road Branch - Meeting Room
Wed, Nov 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Please join us for preschool storytime with songs, stories, rhymes and more!

Micanopy Branch
Wed, Nov 21, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Please join us for storytime with books, songs, dancing and other activities perfect for the walking to talking set. Every Wednesday... more
Please join us for storytime with books, songs, dancing and other activities perfect for the walking to talking set. Every Wednesday before the library opens.

Bookmobile
Wed, Nov 21, 12:00pm - 3:30pm
1330 NE 39 Ave.

High Springs Branch - Meeting Room
Wed, Nov 21, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Knitting and crocheting

Alachua Branch - Meeting Room
Wed, Nov 21, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Local Writers discuss their craft with occasional presentations by published authors.

Bookmobile
Wed, Nov 21, 12:00pm - 4:00pm
9200 NW 39th Ave.

Millhopper Branch - Room A
Wed, Nov 21, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Need help understanding your Medicare options? Here's the class for you.

Headquarters Branch - Storywoods Room
Wed, Nov 21, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Belt out the classic songs from your favorite movie soundtracks while also enjoying the movie. Everyone is welcome to join in! And... more
Belt out the classic songs from your favorite movie soundtracks while also enjoying the movie. Everyone is welcome to join in! And musical talent is not required.

Cone Park Branch - Meeting Room
Wed, Nov 21, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Nurture musical growth in your child as you experience music together. This is a free event open to everyone. Space is limited. ... more
Nurture musical growth in your child as you experience music together. This is a free event open to everyone. Space is limited. Please arrive early.

Library Partnership Branch - Library - Study Room 2
Wed, Nov 21, 1:30pm - 4:00pm
Helping students with homework

Tower Road Branch - Meeting Room
Wed, Nov 21, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Are you a fan of Scifi/Fantasy TV, books, & movies? Are you really into Science or Technology? Consider yourself a true geek?! Join us... more
Are you a fan of Scifi/Fantasy TV, books, & movies? Are you really into Science or Technology? Consider yourself a true geek?! Join us for a TRUE BATTLE until ONE geek is left standing! Register here

High Springs Branch - Meeting Room
Wed, Nov 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Wednesday afternoons at the library are filled with fun activities.

Headquarters Branch
Wed, Nov 21, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
You have the opportunity to spend up to one (1) hour with a library staff member who will assist you with all of your computer questions.
This event is full

Tower Road Branch - Children's Space
Wed, Nov 21, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Read a story with a friendly dog at the Read with a Dog Program!

Offsite
Wed, Nov 21, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
This is by appointment. You will have the opportunity to spend up to one (1) hour with a library staff member that will assist you with... more
This is by appointment. You will have the opportunity to spend up to one (1) hour with a library staff member that will assist you with all your computer questions. So if you have a computer problem you canĂ­t figure out; need assistance with downloading eBooks; need assistance with a computer software such as Word or PowerPoint then One on One Computer Assistance may be for you. Other days/times available by appointment only!

Cone Park Branch - Meeting Room
Wed, Nov 21, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
MAKERspace for kids! Join us for STEAM and STEM programs.

New venue Library Partnership Branch - Library - Large Meeting Room
Wed, Nov 21, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Come play some games after school! We'll have some laptops to play on and some cool board games and puzzles to spark some competition... more
Come play some games after school! We'll have some laptops to play on and some cool board games and puzzles to spark some competition and teamwork.

Canceled
Headquarters Branch
Wed, Nov 21, 3:30pm - 6:30pm
Starting September 2018, computers in the HQ Teen Space will be reserved for Teens only (Ages 12-18) from 3:30 PM to 6:30 PM, Monday... more
Starting September 2018, computers in the HQ Teen Space will be reserved for Teens only (Ages 12-18) from 3:30 PM to 6:30 PM, Monday through Friday*.

Canceled
Cone Park Branch
Wed, Nov 21, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Strong Kids Afterschool Tutoring and Homework help will be offered on Monday through Thursday from 3:30 to 4:30 and is offered to... more
Strong Kids Afterschool Tutoring and Homework help will be offered on Monday through Thursday from 3:30 to 4:30 and is offered to support kids' educational and homework needs.

Millhopper Branch - Children's Area
Wed, Nov 21, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Come play Nintendo Wii games with us!

Canceled
Headquarters Branch
Wed, Nov 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Come play Wii games in the Storywoods Room every Wednesday afternoon.

Library Partnership Branch - Partnership Meeting Room
Wed, Nov 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
It's a Girl Thang (IGT) is for girls ages 10-18 and focuses on building empowered and confident girls, who make good decisions.

Bookmobile
Wed, Nov 21, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
5100 SW 25th Blvd.

Millhopper Branch - Combined Meeting Room
Wed, Nov 21, 5:00pm - 8:30pm
The library will close today at 5:00 pm and stay closed Thursday and Friday. The library will reopen at 9:30 am on Saturday, 11/24.

Canceled
Archer Branch
Wed, Nov 21, 5:15pm - 6:15pm
Learn how to play chess this summer at the library, or join the chess club to play chess with new and old friends. The chess club is... more
Learn how to play chess this summer at the library, or join the chess club to play chess with new and old friends. The chess club is suitable for all ages and experience levels.

Rescheduled
Headquarters Branch
Wed, Nov 21, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
New date Wednesday, November 14, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
ACLD Board of Trustees business

Rescheduled
Newberry Branch
Wed, Nov 21, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
New date Wednesday, November 28, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Every fourth Wednesday @ 6:00 pm (in November and December we will meet the third Wednesday @ 6:00 pm) we will have book club... more
Every fourth Wednesday @ 6:00 pm (in November and December we will meet the third Wednesday @ 6:00 pm) we will have book club discussions (with refreshments) featuring popular and recently published books including books recommended by participants. Open to the public.

Canceled
Headquarters Branch
Wed, Nov 21, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Teens and Tweens, bring your poetry, novels, short stories, or children's books to read with your peers, and be reviewed.

Millhopper Branch - Combined Meeting Room
Thu, Nov 22, All day
The library is closed today and tomorrow and will reopen at 9:30 am on Saturday, 11/24.

Waldo Branch
Thu, Nov 22, All day
Library Holiday/Closing

Cone Park Branch
Thu, Nov 22, All day
Library Holiday/Closing

Alachua Branch
Thu, Nov 22, All day
Library Holiday/Closing

Archer Branch
Thu, Nov 22, All day
Library Holiday/Closing

Hawthorne Branch
Thu, Nov 22, All day
Library Holiday/Closing

High Springs Branch
Thu, Nov 22, All day
Library Holiday/Closing

Library Partnership Branch
Thu, Nov 22, All day
Library Holiday/Closing

Micanopy Branch
Thu, Nov 22, All day
Library Holiday/Closing

Newberry Branch
Thu, Nov 22, All day
Library Holiday/Closing

Tower Road Branch
Thu, Nov 22, All day
Library Holiday/Closing

Canceled
Headquarters Branch
Thu, Nov 22, 3:30pm - 6:30pm
Starting September 2018, computers in the HQ Teen Space will be reserved for Teens only (Ages 12-18) from 3:30 PM to 6:30 PM, Monday... more
Starting September 2018, computers in the HQ Teen Space will be reserved for Teens only (Ages 12-18) from 3:30 PM to 6:30 PM, Monday through Friday*.

Canceled
Cone Park Branch
Thu, Nov 22, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Strong Kids Afterschool Tutoring and Homework help will be offered on Monday through Thursday from 3:30 to 4:30 and is offered to... more
Strong Kids Afterschool Tutoring and Homework help will be offered on Monday through Thursday from 3:30 to 4:30 and is offered to support kids' educational and homework needs.

Canceled
High Springs Branch
Thu, Nov 22, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Students learn basic coding concepts by making different types of games, including racing, platform, launching, and more! Grades 4... more
Students learn basic coding concepts by making different types of games, including racing, platform, launching, and more! Grades 4 through 8.

Canceled
Headquarters Branch
Thu, Nov 22, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Relax and enjoy fun for the whole family! Coloring sheets for kids and adults as well as crayons and colored pencils will be provided.

Canceled
Headquarters Branch
Thu, Nov 22, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Girls Who Code is an school club for 6th-12th grade girls to explore coding in a fun and friendly environment.

Millhopper Branch - Combined Meeting Room
Fri, Nov 23, All day
The library is closed today and will reopen tomorrow at 9:30 am on Saturday, 11/24.

online
Fri, Nov 23, All day
Each week in November, we will challenge you to share a photo of something in or around Hawthorne which makes you feel grateful. Submit... more
Each week in November, we will challenge you to share a photo of something in or around Hawthorne which makes you feel grateful. Submit using using #HAWGratitude and tag us using @alachualibrary

Waldo Branch
Fri, Nov 23, All day
Library Holiday/Closing

Cone Park Branch
Fri, Nov 23, All day
Library Holiday/Closing

Alachua Branch
Fri, Nov 23, All day
Library Holiday/Closing

Archer Branch
Fri, Nov 23, All day
Library Holiday/Closing

Hawthorne Branch
Fri, Nov 23, All day
Library Holiday/Closing

High Springs Branch
Fri, Nov 23, All day
Library Holiday/Closing

Library Partnership Branch
Fri, Nov 23, All day
Library Holiday/Closing

Micanopy Branch
Fri, Nov 23, All day
Library Holiday/Closing

Newberry Branch
Fri, Nov 23, All day
Library Holiday/Closing

Tower Road Branch
Fri, Nov 23, All day
Library Holiday/Closing

Canceled
Millhopper Branch
Fri, Nov 23, 10:30am - 11:30am
Music plays an important role in developing a child's ability to read. Come enjoy music dancing and bonding time with your baby or... more
Music plays an important role in developing a child's ability to read. Come enjoy music dancing and bonding time with your baby or toddler.

Canceled
Millhopper Branch
Fri, Nov 23, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Music plays an important role in developing a child's ability to read. Come enjoy music dancing and bonding time with your baby or... more
Music plays an important role in developing a child's ability to read. Come enjoy music dancing and bonding time with your baby or toddler.

Canceled
High Springs Branch
Fri, Nov 23, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Help getting started with your new device.

Canceled
Headquarters Branch
Fri, Nov 23, 3:30pm - 6:30pm
Starting September 2018, computers in the HQ Teen Space will be reserved for Teens only (Ages 12-18) from 3:30 PM to 6:30 PM, Monday... more
Starting September 2018, computers in the HQ Teen Space will be reserved for Teens only (Ages 12-18) from 3:30 PM to 6:30 PM, Monday through Friday*.