Tower Road Branch - Meeting Room
Sat, Sep 22, 10:00am - 11:00am
This is an all-ages Sock Puppet Theater rendition of "The Hobbit" followed by crafts and activities.

Millhopper Branch - Room B
Sat, Sep 22, 10:30am - 11:30am
Join the Latina Women's League for a storytime that will teach Spanish using stories and songs.

Headquarters Branch - Storywoods Room
Sat, Sep 22, 11:00am - 11:30am
Watch your child blossom through the wonder of music!

Tower Road Branch - Meeting Room
Sat, Sep 22, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Join us as we break out the PancakeBOT for this second Hobbit themed program of the day!
Registration is now closed

Rescheduled
Newberry Branch
Sat, Sep 22, 12:00pm - 4:00pm
New date Monday, September 24, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Reader's Theater Rehearsal

Millhopper Branch - Teen Room
Sat, Sep 22, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join the Millhopper Chess Club every Saturday. Learn to play or challenge a friend to a game.

Headquarters Branch - Meeting Room A
Sat, Sep 22, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
CREATEspace is an opportunity for community members to make learn explore and share with a variety of technologies. Children under 12... more
CREATEspace is an opportunity for community members to make learn explore and share with a variety of technologies. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

Millhopper Branch - Children's Area
Sat, Sep 22, 2:00pm - 3:45pm
Join us for a fun kid-friendly movie.

Millhopper Branch - Room B
Sat, Sep 22, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Paint Mandalas on Ceramic Plates! See regular plates transform into art pieces with meaning and significance. Plates will be provided as... more
Paint Mandalas on Ceramic Plates! See regular plates transform into art pieces with meaning and significance. Plates will be provided as well as art materials. Registration is required!
Registration is now closed

Hawthorne Branch - Meeting Room
Sat, Sep 22, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Suwannee River Area Health Education Center presents a program designed to help you quit tobacco use. Call 866-341-2730 for required... more
Suwannee River Area Health Education Center presents a program designed to help you quit tobacco use. Call 866-341-2730 for required registration.

Millhopper Branch - Room A
Sat, Sep 22, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Test your Harry Potter book knowledge in our version of the Ordinary Wizarding Level examinations

Millhopper Branch - Children's Area
Sun, Sep 23, 1:00pm - 4:30pm
Bring the whole family and play board games, card games and puzzles too! All afternoon, in the Children's Area.

Archer Branch - Meeting Room Addition
Sun, Sep 23, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Bring your family and friends to the Archer Branch Library to play a variety of board games!

Millhopper Branch - Room A
Sun, Sep 23, 1:30pm - 4:00pm
You've completed the first of your OWLs. Celebrate by watching Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone. Event Contact: Karen Malloy;... more
You've completed the first of your OWLs. Celebrate by watching Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone. Event Contact: Karen Malloy; kmalloy@aclib.us; 352-334-1272

Micanopy Branch - Dance Hall
Sun, Sep 23, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Join us for a special under the sea Sunday storytime with mermaids. We'll read mermaid books, snack on goldfish crackers, and make... more
Join us for a special under the sea Sunday storytime with mermaids. We'll read mermaid books, snack on goldfish crackers, and make dingelhoppers!

Headquarters Branch - Storywoods Room
Sun, Sep 23, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
The Writer’s Alliance of Gainesville presents a reading by children’s author Karen Porter.

Archer Branch - Meeting Room
Sun, Sep 23, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
An art club for adults.

Archer Branch - Storyhour
Sun, Sep 23, 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.
This event is full

Headquarters Branch - Meeting Room A
Sun, Sep 23, 3:30pm - 11:30pm
Contact Devonia Andrew for details.

Tower Road Branch - Teen Space
Sun, Sep 23, 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.

Library Partnership Branch - Library - Large Meeting Room
Mon, Sep 24, 9:30am - 11:30am
Join us every other Monday morning for a movie. The movie is open to individual companions group homes & consumers etc.

Library Partnership Branch - Library - Study Room 1
Mon, Sep 24, 10:00am - 11:00am
Get help with the computer.

Tower Road Branch - Meeting Room
Mon, Sep 24, 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!

Bookmobile
Mon, Sep 24, 10:30am - 12:30pm
11100 W SR 235

Archer Branch - Meeting Room
Mon, Sep 24, 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, Sep 24, 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.

Headquarters Branch
Mon, Sep 24, 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.

Alachua Branch - Meeting Room
Mon, Sep 24, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Basic English conversation class. For more information contact Literacy Coordinator Theresa Sterling 352-334-3929 tsterling@aclib.us

Headquarters Branch - Foundation Room
Mon, Sep 24, 11:30am - 1:30pm
This program is designed to help job seekers help themselves in seeking employment.

Bookmobile
Mon, Sep 24, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
3124 SW 26th Terr.

Tower Road Branch - Meeting Room
Mon, Sep 24, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
If you crochet, knit, embroider, needlepoint, quilt, cross stitch, or enjoy other needlecraft, this is the group for you.

Library Partnership Branch - Library - Large Meeting Room
Mon, Sep 24, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
An all-inclusive monthly reading club.

Headquarters Branch - Meeting Room B
Mon, Sep 24, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Enjoy some stress free coloring, brain puzzles, tablets, and some on-line brain exercises. It will be challenging and fun!

Clothing Closet
Mon, Sep 24, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
The clothing closet is open Monday 2pm - 4pm and Thursday 11am - 1pm. All clothing is free to the community.

Bookmobile
Mon, Sep 24, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
5701 NW 34 Street, Gainesville

Archer Branch - Meeting Room
Mon, Sep 24, 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.

Headquarters Branch
Mon, Sep 24, 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.

Library Partnership Branch - Partnership Meeting Room
Mon, Sep 24, 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.

Bookmobile
Mon, Sep 24, 3:00pm - 6:00pm
County Rd. 234

Rescheduled
Cone Park Branch
Mon, Sep 24, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
New date Monday, September 24, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Enjoy Scifi Theater year round at the Cone Park library.

Library Partnership Branch - Library - Large Meeting Room
Mon, Sep 24, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Gentle Carousel Miniature Therapy Horses' award winning literacy program Reading Is Magic inspires young readers and “brings books to... more
Gentle Carousel Miniature Therapy Horses' award winning literacy program Reading Is Magic inspires young readers and “brings books to life.”

Cone Park Branch - Study Room
Mon, Sep 24, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Enjoy Scifi Theater year round at the Cone Park library.

Headquarters Branch
Mon, Sep 24, 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 - Training Room
Mon, Sep 24, 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, Sep 24, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Join Raven Moondance for a storytime and songs centered around the theme: stories of children around the globe!

Headquarters Branch - Teen Space
Mon, Sep 24, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Join us every Monday this summer in the Teen Space for MARVEL Mondays. We'll watch movies from the Marvel Cinematic Universe and make... more
Join us every Monday this summer in the Teen Space for MARVEL Mondays. We'll watch movies from the Marvel Cinematic Universe and make crafts from comic books.

Alachua Branch - Meeting Room
Mon, Sep 24, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Eating well doesn't have to be junk food versus healthy!

Alachua Branch - Snuggle-Up Center
Mon, Sep 24, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Read with one of Alachua's therapy dogs.

Tower Road Branch - Teen Space
Mon, Sep 24, 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!

Cone Park Branch - Teen Space
Mon, Sep 24, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Learn about Career Discovery Day

Headquarters Branch
Mon, Sep 24, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Read fun books with your friends and chat and snack outside when the weather is nice!

Headquarters Branch - Storywoods Room
Mon, Sep 24, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Monday afternoon kid's movie.

Newberry Branch - Study Room B
Mon, Sep 24, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Reader's Theater Rehearsal

Millhopper Branch - Combined Meeting Room
Mon, Sep 24, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Join us for Amrit Yoga at 6pm on Mondays at the Millhopper Library.

Alachua Branch - Meeting Room
Mon, Sep 24, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Zumba mixes body sculpting movement with dance steps mainly derived from Latin music.

Headquarters Branch - Meeting Room A
Mon, Sep 24, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Learn what happens to your stuff after death.

Library Partnership Branch - Library - Large Meeting Room
Tue, Sep 25, 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, Sep 25, 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, Sep 25, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Join us for a classic movie and take a trip down memory lane. Today's film is, "Some Like It Hot" (1959) with Marilyn Monroe.

Small Meeting Room
Tue, Sep 25, 10:00am - 4:00pm
The UF Mobile Outreach clinic provides primary and gynecology care, STD/HIV testing and other services to adults and children. No... more
The UF Mobile Outreach clinic provides primary and gynecology care, STD/HIV testing and other services to adults and children. No insurance is required.

Headquarters Branch - Storywoods Room
Tue, Sep 25, 10:30am - 11:00am
Stories, music, and lots of fun for toddler-aged children and their caregivers.

High Springs Branch - Meeting Room
Tue, Sep 25, 10:30am - 11:30am
Discover new books, sing songs, dance and make new friends.

Headquarters Branch
Tue, Sep 25, 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.

Archer Branch - Meeting Room
Tue, Sep 25, 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, Sep 25, 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.

Library Partnership Branch - Lobby
Tue, Sep 25, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Meridian will be here to provide information and access to services for veterans and other individuals.

Headquarters Branch
Tue, Sep 25, 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.

Outside, front of the branch building
Tue, Sep 25, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Need your blood pressure checked? Medication counseling? Referrals for medical care services? HIV education? All services are FREE to... more
Need your blood pressure checked? Medication counseling? Referrals for medical care services? HIV education? All services are FREE to the community!

Bookmobile
Tue, Sep 25, 12:00pm - 6:00pm
14130 W. Newberry Rd.

Bookmobile
Tue, Sep 25, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
1727 NE 8th Ave., Gainesville

High Springs Branch - Meeting Room
Tue, Sep 25, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Ffitness

Newberry Branch - Meeting Room
Tue, Sep 25, 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.

Library Partnership Branch - Library - Study Room 1
Tue, Sep 25, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Homework Help (1-on-1) Judy

Library Partnership Branch - Library - Study Room 2
Tue, Sep 25, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
One -on-one homework help for elementary aged students (with Ms. Janie).

Hawthorne Branch - Outdoor Program Area
Tue, Sep 25, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Providing FREE self-paced learning with flexible schedules, YOU can get your High School Diploma or join the over-aged 8th grader... more
Providing FREE self-paced learning with flexible schedules, YOU can get your High School Diploma or join the over-aged 8th grader program! FREE Magnet Bus Transportation provided to site. Ages 16-24.

Alachua Branch - Meeting Room
Tue, Sep 25, 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

Headquarters Branch
Tue, Sep 25, 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.

Library Partnership Branch - Partnership Meeting Room
Tue, Sep 25, 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.

Millhopper Branch
Tue, Sep 25, 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.
This event is full

High Springs Branch - Meeting Room
Tue, Sep 25, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Teens and adults are invited to attend this hootastic painting program.

Bookmobile
Tue, Sep 25, 3:30pm - 6:00pm
5121 E. University Ave. Gainesville FL 32641

Millhopper Branch - Room A
Tue, Sep 25, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Come build awesome Lego structures with other kids in the library!

Tower Road Branch - Teen Space
Tue, Sep 25, 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, Sep 25, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Interest in beading or making jewelry? Come checkout this beginners beading program and learn how to make a cool jewlery.

Headquarters Branch
Tue, Sep 25, 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 - Training Room
Tue, Sep 25, 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.

Archer Branch - Meeting Room
Tue, Sep 25, 3:45pm - 4:45pm
Calling all Master Builders... join us at the Archer Branch Library to build any awesome LEGO thing your mind can dream up and other... more
Calling all Master Builders... join us at the Archer Branch Library to build any awesome LEGO thing your mind can dream up and other LEGO fun!

Cone Park Branch - Teen Space
Tue, Sep 25, 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.

Alachua Branch - Snuggle-Up Center
Tue, Sep 25, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Read with one of Alachua's therapy dogs.

Millhopper Branch - Room B
Tue, Sep 25, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Are you a writer under the age of eighteen? Would you like to improve your writing skills? Would you like to share your writing with... more
Are you a writer under the age of eighteen? Would you like to improve your writing skills? Would you like to share your writing with other young writers?

Tower Road Branch - Study Room C
Tue, Sep 25, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Interviews for high school interns

Headquarters Branch - Teen Space
Tue, Sep 25, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Perler beads are an awesome and casual craft. Join us on the last Tuesday of the month in the Teen Space for your own perler bead adventure.

Newberry Branch - Meeting Room
Tue, Sep 25, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Reader's Theater Rehearsal

Millhopper Branch - Combined Meeting Room
Tue, Sep 25, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Join us on Tuesdays at 6 pm for free English Classes at the Millhopper Branch Library.

Alachua Branch - Meeting Room
Tue, Sep 25, 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, Sep 25, 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, Sep 25, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Quick, convenient & fun workouts that help build muscle, tone your body, and burn calories. Instructor is Jade Hutton.

High Springs Branch - Meeting Room
Tue, Sep 25, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Fall Garden Planning with Travis Mitchell, Food Systems Specialist with UF/IFAS.

Tower Road Branch - Meeting Room
Wed, Sep 26, 9:30am - 10:30am
Get fit and have fun with free weekly Zumba classes.

Millhopper Branch
Wed, Sep 26, 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.
This event is full

Headquarters Branch - Plaza Area
Wed, Sep 26, 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, Sep 26, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Free primary healthcare consultations and treatment in a mobile clinic sponsored by the University of Florida College of Medicine.

Millhopper Branch - Combined Meeting Room
Wed, Sep 26, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Are you pregnant or breastfeeding? La Leche League of Gainesville can be a support to you with free monthly meetings.

Millhopper Branch - Children's Area
Wed, Sep 26, 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.

Newberry Branch - Meeting Room
Wed, Sep 26, 10:30am - 10:45am
Join us for songs, music, and movement.

Headquarters Branch
Wed, Sep 26, 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

High Springs Branch - Meeting Room
Wed, Sep 26, 10:30am - 11:00am
Babies and their caregivers meet each Wednesday to socialize, and play. Stories, music and fingerplay's will be shared.

Headquarters Branch - Study Room E
Wed, Sep 26, 11:00am - 1:00pm
UF HealthStreet is a community engagement program connecting community members to health resources services and opportunities to... more
UF HealthStreet is a community engagement program connecting community members to health resources services and opportunities to participate in health research studies.

Newberry Branch - Meeting Room
Wed, Sep 26, 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, Sep 26, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Please join us for preschool storytime with songs, stories, rhymes and more!

Micanopy Branch
Wed, Sep 26, 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, Sep 26, 12:00pm - 4:00pm
5200 NE 39th Ave.

High Springs Branch - Meeting Room
Wed, Sep 26, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Knitting and crocheting

Bookmobile
Wed, Sep 26, 12:00pm - 6:00pm
9200 NW 39th Ave.

Tower Road Branch - Meeting Room
Wed, Sep 26, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
This 'summer at the library' nurture musical growth in your child as you experience music together. Space is limited to the first 14... more
This 'summer at the library' nurture musical growth in your child as you experience music together. Space is limited to the first 14 young children and their parents. Please arrive early.
This event is full

Alachua Branch - Snuggle-Up Center
Wed, Sep 26, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Read with one of Alachua's therapy dogs.

Headquarters Branch
Wed, Sep 26, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
The Harn Museum presents Elementary Art at the Library the last Wednesday of each month at 2pm.

High Springs Branch - Meeting Room
Wed, Sep 26, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Wednesday afternoons at the library are filled with fun activities.

Library Partnership Branch - Library - Study Room 2
Wed, Sep 26, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
One -on-one homework help for elementary aged students (with Ms. Janie).

Micanopy Branch
Wed, Sep 26, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
A representative from Meridian Behavioral Health will be here to provide access and information about Meridian Services including stress... more
A representative from Meridian Behavioral Health will be here to provide access and information about Meridian Services including stress management mental health and substance abuse services.

Millhopper Branch - Children's Area
Wed, Sep 26, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
You're invited to be a Book Buddy!

Tower Road Branch - Children's Space
Wed, Sep 26, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Read a story with a friendly dog at the Read with a Dog Program!

Canceled
Headquarters Branch
Wed, Sep 26, 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.

Cone Park Branch - Meeting Room
Wed, Sep 26, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Erinesha Hamilton from Bodeology will be teaching a kids yoga class! Join us to experience this fun, energetic, and relaxing class.

Offsite
Wed, Sep 26, 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 canít 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!

Alachua Branch - Meeting Room
Wed, Sep 26, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Come learn with Lego's! There are over 100's of inspiring ideas.

Library Partnership Branch
Wed, Sep 26, 3:00pm - 4:15pm
The WhyTry Youth Resiliency Program helps children ages 10 - 18 years old develop skills to overcome challenges and meet their future goals.

Library Partnership Branch - Lobby
Wed, Sep 26, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
A free notary will be here to assist you with paperwork that needs to be notarized. An ID is required for this service.

Library Partnership Branch - Teen Area
Wed, Sep 26, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Let's get up and move along with the Wii U! Playing Wii can be a great way to get moving and get some exercise in a fun way. If Wii is... more
Let's get up and move along with the Wii U! Playing Wii can be a great way to get moving and get some exercise in a fun way. If Wii is not your thing then come play board games with us.

Headquarters Branch
Wed, Sep 26, 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
Wed, Sep 26, 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
Cone Park Branch
Wed, Sep 26, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
The PACE Center for girls will be in the open library area to provide information about their school and supportive programs for girls.

Headquarters Branch - Storywoods Room
Wed, Sep 26, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Come play Wii games in the Storywoods Room every Wednesday afternoon.

Hawthorne Branch - Meeting Room
Wed, Sep 26, 4:00pm - 5:15pm
In Game Design, students learn basic video game coding concepts by making different types of games, including racing, platform,... more
In Game Design, students learn basic video game coding concepts by making different types of games, including racing, platform, launching, and more! Grades 4 through 8.

Tower Road Branch - Meeting Room
Wed, Sep 26, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Tweens--this program is for you! If you are between the ages of 10 and 14 (and up,) please join us for our monthly book club. Check with... more
Tweens--this program is for you! If you are between the ages of 10 and 14 (and up,) please join us for our monthly book club. Check with Cindy to find out what the current month's read is!

Alachua Branch - Meeting Room
Wed, Sep 26, 4:15pm - 5:30pm
Play games on the PlayStation 3 or the Wii.

Bookmobile
Wed, Sep 26, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
2901 NE 39th Ave.

Millhopper Branch - Room B
Wed, Sep 26, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
A book club for tweens (ages 9 - 14)

Millhopper Branch - Children's Area
Wed, Sep 26, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Come play Nintendo Wii games with us!

Archer Branch - Meeting Room
Wed, Sep 26, 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.

Millhopper Branch
Wed, Sep 26, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Come join other Scrabble enthusiasts each Wednesday evening from 5:30 to 7:30. Look for them at the table in the Music Area.

Newberry Branch - Meeting Room
Wed, Sep 26, 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.

Library Partnership Branch - Library - Large Meeting Room
Wed, Sep 26, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Free Zumba classes are held every Wednesday from 6pm - 6:45pm. Come join us for a fun and energizing class!

Millhopper Branch - Room B
Wed, Sep 26, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
Come relax at this monthly meditation class at the Millhopper Library. Presented by Gen Kelsang Chokyan. Chokyan is a resident teacher... more
Come relax at this monthly meditation class at the Millhopper Library. Presented by Gen Kelsang Chokyan. Chokyan is a resident teacher at Kadampa Meditation Center.

Canceled
Library Partnership Branch
Thu, Sep 27, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Food from Bread of the Mighty Food Bank will be distributed on a first-come-first serve basis. Numbers will be given out at 10am.

Millhopper Branch - Combined Meeting Room
Thu, Sep 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
It's Storytime! Interactive fun with books, stories, songs and other activities perfect for preschoolers and toddlers.

Bookmobile
Thu, Sep 27, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Evinston Post Office

Hawthorne Branch - Meeting Room
Thu, Sep 27, 10:30am - 11:15am
Interactive storytime with literature-based fingerplays, art, music and puppetry for people identifying with age 5 and under and their... more
Interactive storytime with literature-based fingerplays, art, music and puppetry for people identifying with age 5 and under and their caretakers

Tower Road Branch - Meeting Room
Thu, Sep 27, 10:30am - 11:30am
Heal Vets Craft Program

Headquarters Branch - Storywoods Room
Thu, Sep 27, 10:30am - 11:00am
Stories, songs, rhymes, and finger plays for babies and infants. Caregivers should supply one lap per baby for this highly interactive... more
Stories, songs, rhymes, and finger plays for babies and infants. Caregivers should supply one lap per baby for this highly interactive program.

Headquarters Branch
Thu, Sep 27, 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.

Library Partnership Branch - Lobby
Thu, Sep 27, 11:00am - 1:00pm
A representative from Meridian Behavioral Health will be here to provide access and information about Meridian Services including stress... more
A representative from Meridian Behavioral Health will be here to provide access and information about Meridian Services including stress management mental health and substance abuse services.

Library Partnership Branch
Thu, Sep 27, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Helping Hands Clinic Outreach

Clothing Closet
Thu, Sep 27, 11:00am - 1:00pm
The clothing closet is open Monday 2pm - 4pm and Thursday 11am - 1pm. All clothing is free to the community.

Alachua Branch
Thu, Sep 27, 11:15am - 11:45am
Listen to stories, songs, and make a craft.

Canceled
Library Partnership Branch
Thu, Sep 27, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Meditation is an ancient practice for calming the mind and discovering inner wisdom. We invite you to join us.

Millhopper Branch
Thu, Sep 27, 11:30am - 12:30pm
You have the opportunity to spend up to one (1) hour with a library staff member who will assist you with your computer questions.
This event is full

Hawthorne Branch - Meeting Room
Thu, Sep 27, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
SHINE offers advice by trained counselors that is unbiased, confidential and free. Individual sessions are designed to help those... more
SHINE offers advice by trained counselors that is unbiased, confidential and free. Individual sessions are designed to help those eligible for Medicare understand their choices and options.

Headquarters Branch - Teen Space
Thu, Sep 27, 12:00pm - 8:00pm
Celebrate Banned Books Week at the Headquarters Library with a marathon of movies based on frequently banned books. Movies will start at... more
Celebrate Banned Books Week at the Headquarters Library with a marathon of movies based on frequently banned books. Movies will start at noon in the Teen Space.

High Springs Branch - Meeting Room
Thu, Sep 27, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Ffitness

New venue Cone Park Branch - Training Room
Thu, Sep 27, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join Jennifer VanBergen and learn to express yourself song writing in your own style and your own voice.

Bookmobile
Thu, Sep 27, 1:00pm - 7:00pm
20613 N. State Rd. 121 (City Hall)

Bookmobile
Thu, Sep 27, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
2901 SW 13th St.

Millhopper Branch - Room B
Thu, Sep 27, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Join our weekly needlework group at 2pm on Thursdays at the Millhopper Library.

Tower Road Branch
Thu, Sep 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Outreach

Alachua Branch - Meeting Room
Thu, Sep 27, 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

Headquarters Branch
Thu, Sep 27, 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

Headquarters Branch - Storywoods Room
Thu, Sep 27, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Celebrate your freedom to read and join us as we read books that have been challenged and/or banned.

Archer Branch - Meeting Room Addition
Thu, Sep 27, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Providing FREE self-paced learning with flexible schedules, YOU can get your High School Diploma or participate in the over-aged 8th... more
Providing FREE self-paced learning with flexible schedules, YOU can get your High School Diploma or participate in the over-aged 8th grader program! FREE Magnet Bus Transportation provided to site.

outside
Thu, Sep 27, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
The mobile learning lab from the Alachua County Schools will be here to assist kids with computer based learning, checking their grades,... more
The mobile learning lab from the Alachua County Schools will be here to assist kids with computer based learning, checking their grades, and computer assignments from school.

Library Partnership Branch - Library - Large Meeting Room
Thu, Sep 27, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
A makerspace featuring LEGO, robotics, circuits, coding and other exciting stuff!

Hawthorne Branch - Meeting Room
Thu, Sep 27, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Watch one of our new releases at the library!

Headquarters Branch
Thu, Sep 27, 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 - Training Room
Thu, Sep 27, 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
Thu, Sep 27, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
1900 SE 4th St.

Alachua Branch - The Spot
Thu, Sep 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Poets and writers meet to inspire and be inspired.

New venue Cone Park Branch - Teen Space
Thu, Sep 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
We get out art supplies, and you create whatever you want.

Alachua Branch
Thu, Sep 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Experiment, play and create with art.

High Springs Branch - Teen Space
Thu, Sep 27, 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.

Tower Road Branch - Meeting Room
Thu, Sep 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Learn about healthy snack choices with this hands-on cooking lesson with UF/IFAS Extension Family Nutrition Program. This program is for... more
Learn about healthy snack choices with this hands-on cooking lesson with UF/IFAS Extension Family Nutrition Program. This program is for ages 12 and up only.

Cone Park Branch - Lobby
Thu, Sep 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Courageous Kids will meet every Thursday to explore a new topic related to healthy relationships such as friendship trust and being caring.

Cone Park Branch - Meeting Room
Thu, Sep 27, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
The Alachua County Library District is partnering with the Eighth Judicial Circuit Bar Association to present Law in the Library:... more
The Alachua County Library District is partnering with the Eighth Judicial Circuit Bar Association to present Law in the Library: Restoration of Civil Rights Workshops.

Headquarters Branch - Foundation Room
Thu, Sep 27, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Come to the Teen Space and learn how to play Magic: The Gathering.

Newberry Branch - Meeting Room
Thu, Sep 27, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Reader's Theater Rehearsal

Headquarters Branch - Meeting Room A
Thu, Sep 27, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
This class is open to everyone. A yoga mat comfortable clothing and a warm blanket are recommended. For more information contact Veda... more
This class is open to everyone. A yoga mat comfortable clothing and a warm blanket are recommended. For more information contact Veda at 352-692-3922 or via email at vedalewis@aol.com.

Headquarters Branch - Meeting Room B
Thu, Sep 27, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Basic English class. No walk-ins. Students must first register during Open Enrollment (Tuesdays, 11 am - 2 pm, HQ). See "ESOL Open... more
Basic English 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.

Hawthorne Branch - Meeting Room
Thu, Sep 27, 5:55pm - 6:55pm
Gently tweak and twist those stuck and sore placed -- You'll feel much better!

Millhopper Branch - Room B
Thu, Sep 27, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Need help studying for the United States Citizenship test? Here's the class for you.

Newberry Branch - Meeting Room
Thu, Sep 27, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Our readers celebrate Banned Books Week with excerpts from books that have been challenged over the years.

Headquarters Branch - Storywoods Room
Thu, Sep 27, 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.

High Springs Branch - Meeting Room
Thu, Sep 27, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Conversation Cafe's are open, hosted conversations in public spaces.

Canceled
High Springs Branch
Thu, Sep 27, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Conversation Cafe's are open, hosted conversations in public spaces.

Tower Road Branch - Meeting Room
Fri, Sep 28, 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.

Cone Park Branch - Meeting Room
Fri, Sep 28, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Clothing for those in need

Millhopper Branch - Combined Meeting Room
Fri, Sep 28, 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 toddler.

Bookmobile
Fri, Sep 28, 10:30am - 4:30pm
20421 N. State Rd. 21

Cone Park Branch - Study Room
Fri, Sep 28, 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.

Alachua Branch - Meeting Room
Fri, Sep 28, 11:00am - 1:00pm
If you know the basics of a sewing machine and you're asking yourself, "What next?" This is the class series for you!

Millhopper Branch - Combined Meeting Room
Fri, Sep 28, 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 toddler.

Headquarters Branch - Meeting Room A
Fri, Sep 28, 12:00pm - 12:45pm
Take a break with yoga! Class is 45-minutes long. A yoga mat, towel, and comfortable clothing are recommended.

High Springs Branch
Fri, Sep 28, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Help getting started with your new device.

Cone Park Branch - Study Room
Fri, Sep 28, 1:15pm - 2:30pm
Short description Watch sketch comedy at it's best starring Eugene Levy, Katherine O'hara, Rick Moranis, John Candy and more.

Alachua Branch - Meeting Room
Fri, Sep 28, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Meet and chat while you work on your latest project.

Tower Road Branch - Meeting Room
Fri, Sep 28, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Come and play with our large-scale building kit used for hands-on free play and playful STE(A)M learning.

Headquarters Branch
Fri, Sep 28, 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*.

Headquarters Branch - Storywoods Room
Fri, Sep 28, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Create a new Lego masterpiece every week at the Headquarters Library.

Headquarters Branch - Meeting Room A
Sat, Sep 29, 10:00am - 4:00pm
The Alachua County Supervisor of Elections Office will be hosting this Voter Engagement Workshop to provide election information and to... more
The Alachua County Supervisor of Elections Office will be hosting this Voter Engagement Workshop to provide election information and to register voters.

Headquarters Branch - Foundation Room
Sat, Sep 29, 10:00am - 4:30pm
A chance to compete in a Hearthstone tournament to qualify for a slot in the Challenger Finals. Challenger Finals will be held online... more
A chance to compete in a Hearthstone tournament to qualify for a slot in the Challenger Finals. Challenger Finals will be held online and qualify 8 players for this season's playoff.

Millhopper Branch - Room B
Sat, Sep 29, 10:30am - 11:30am
Join the Latina Women's League for a storytime that will teach Spanish using stories and songs.

Tower Road Branch - Meeting Room
Sat, Sep 29, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Join us for STEM experiments and activities. Space is limited to 25, so please register early.

Millhopper Branch - Room A
Sat, Sep 29, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Garreth Smoak, author of the cookbook, "Nutritious and Delicious in Florida", will demonstrate a seasonal recipe for you to taste and... more
Garreth Smoak, author of the cookbook, "Nutritious and Delicious in Florida", will demonstrate a seasonal recipe for you to taste and discuss the nutritional aspects of how food affects your body.

Millhopper Branch - Teen Room
Sat, Sep 29, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join the Millhopper Chess Club every Saturday. Learn to play or challenge a friend to a game.

Canceled
Headquarters Branch
Sat, Sep 29, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
CREATEspace is an opportunity for community members to make learn explore and share with a variety of technologies. Children under 12... more
CREATEspace is an opportunity for community members to make learn explore and share with a variety of technologies. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

Millhopper Branch - Children's Area
Sat, Sep 29, 2:00pm - 3:45pm
Join us for a fun kid-friendly movie.

Headquarters Branch - Meeting Room B
Sat, Sep 29, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Edward Jones Investment specialist Shannon Scott will give a presentation on how to translate your vision for retirement into tangible... more
Edward Jones Investment specialist Shannon Scott will give a presentation on how to translate your vision for retirement into tangible goals.