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Together We Read Book Discussion 2024

One Summer in Savannah

2024-03-09 14:00:00 2024-03-09 15:00:00 America/New_York Together We Read Book Discussion 2024 Join the in-person discussion about One Summer In Savannah as a part of the Together We Read digital book club. Headquarters Library - Foundation Room

Saturday, March 09
2:00pm - 3:00pm

Add to Calendar 2024-03-09 14:00:00 2024-03-09 15:00:00 America/New_York Together We Read Book Discussion 2024 Join the in-person discussion about One Summer In Savannah as a part of the Together We Read digital book club. Headquarters Library - Foundation Room

Headquarters Library

Foundation Room

Join the in-person discussion about One Summer In Savannah as a part of the Together We Read digital book club.

One Summer in Savannah, by Terah Shelton Harris.

Join us for the next Together We Read digital book club! We look forward to seeing you at this in-person discussion event on March 9, 2024, from 2-3pm at Headquarters Library, Foundation Room.

From February 21-March 6,  library patrons can read Terah Shelton Harris’s thought-provoking debut novel about family, redemption and unconditional love, One Summer in Savannah, as an ebook and audiobook on Libby*. 

About the author: Terah Shelton Harris is a collection development librarian based in Alabama and a freelance writer. Her debut novel, One Summer in Savannah, was a LibraryReads and Target Book Club pick. Her second novel, Long After We Are Gone, publishes in May 2024. She has been published in Women’s Health, Natural Solutions, Every Day with Rachael Ray, Backpacker, Draft, and Women’s Adventure.

*Overdrive/Libby access is limited to Alachua, Putnam, and Levy county residents (members of the PAL Library Cooperative)

AGE GROUP: | Adults (19 and up) |

EVENT TYPE: | Books, Authors, & Writing |

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Headquarters Library

Phone: 352-334-3900

Hours
Mon, May 20 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Tue, May 21 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Wed, May 22 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Thu, May 23 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Fri, May 24 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, May 25 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, May 26 12:00PM to 5:00PM

About the branch

The Headquarters Library provides access to resources and services in the City of Gainesville and surrounding areas.  It also serves as the headquarters of Alachua County Library District.

Upcoming events

Tue, May 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Storywoods Room
Join us for a story time filled with rhymes, songs, bounces and more geared for babies and their caregivers.

Tue, May 21, 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Get help learning how to use the computer. This is for everyone from true beginners to those wanting to refine their Microsoft Excel skills.

Wed, May 22, 10:15am - 11:15am
Meeting Room B
Multi-level ESOL group for learning English.

Wed, May 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
Storywoods Room
Read, laugh, and sing with us for Preschool Story Time

Wed, May 22, 11:30am - 1:30pm
Meeting Room B
Get help with your job search. Not great with computers? That's ok! We're here to help.

Wed, May 22, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Storywoods Room
Create new LEGO masterpieces every week at the Headquarters Library.

Wed, May 22, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room A
Alachua County Library District Board of Trustees

Canceled
Thu, May 23, 10:30am - 1:00pm
Immediately following Pension Board of Trustees Meeting

Thu, May 23, 10:30am - 11:00am
Storywoods Room
Join us to sing, dance, and make music during our Music and Movement program.

Thu, May 23, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room A
Celebrate Inventors' Month at the library with some STEAM projects that test your own inventing skills.

Thu, May 23, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teen Space
Do you play (or want to get into playing) Dungeons and Dragons or Pathfinder? Do you have character ideas? We can help!

Thu, May 23, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Meeting Room B
Practice to improve reading skills and confidence!

Thu, May 23, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Foundation Room
Join the in-person discussion about Wild New World as a part of the Big Library Read.

Fri, May 24, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Plaza Area,Foundation Room
Free primary health care consultations and treatment in a mobile clinic sponsored by the University of Florida College of Medicine.

Fri, May 24, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Meeting Room A
Presentation by Sarkis Family Psychiatry about ADHD, autism, and depression in children.

Sat, May 25, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
You have the opportunity to spend up to one (1) hour with a library staff member who will assist you with basic computer questions and... more
You have the opportunity to spend up to one (1) hour with a library staff member who will assist you with basic computer questions and library databases.
This event is full

Sat, May 25, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room B
Are you preparing for the GED? If you have questions or need some motivation and support, come join us at the library with an... more
Are you preparing for the GED? If you have questions or need some motivation and support, come join us at the library with an experienced GED prep teacher.

Sun, May 26, 12:30pm - 1:00pm
Storywoods Room,Meeting Room B
Accessible for patrons on the autism spectrum and those with sensory sensitivities. Introduce children to the library and rhythms of... more
Accessible for patrons on the autism spectrum and those with sensory sensitivities. Introduce children to the library and rhythms of story time in a gentle, fun, and enriching manner. .

Mon, May 27, All day
Meeting Room A
All library locations will be closed, but you can still access our website and online services at www.aclib.us

Tue, May 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
Storywoods Room
Join us for a story time filled with rhymes, songs, bounces and more geared for babies and their caregivers.

Tue, May 28, 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Get help learning how to use the computer. This is for everyone from true beginners to those wanting to refine their Microsoft Excel skills.

Tue, May 28, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Youth Services Area
Join us in Youth Services where you can read your favorite story to a furry friend.

Tue, May 28, 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Meeting Room B
Join us for an adult crafting program from MakerSpace: learn how to use a sewing machine! Beginners and experienced sewists welcome.

Wed, May 29, 10:15am - 11:15am
Meeting Room B
Multi-level ESOL group for learning English.

Wed, May 29, 10:30am - 11:00am
Storywoods Room
Read, laugh, and sing with us for Preschool Story Time

Wed, May 29, 11:30am - 1:30pm
Meeting Room B
Get help with your job search. Not great with computers? That's ok! We're here to help.

Wed, May 29, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Storywoods Room
Create new LEGO masterpieces every week at the Headquarters Library.

Wed, May 29, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teen Space
Teens + Tweens - join us to talk all things books on the last Wednesday each month!

Thu, May 30, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Meeting Room A
Assessments

Thu, May 30, 10:30am - 11:00am
Storywoods Room
Join us to sing, dance, and make music during our Music and Movement program.

Thu, May 30, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teen Space
Do you play (or want to get into playing) Dungeons and Dragons or Pathfinder? Do you have character ideas? We can help!

Thu, May 30, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Meeting Room B
Practice to improve reading skills and confidence!

Fri, May 31, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Plaza Area,Foundation Room
Free primary health care consultations and treatment in a mobile clinic sponsored by the University of Florida College of Medicine.

Sat, Jun 01, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Foundation Room
Like cozy mysteries and love to talk about them. Join us every Saturday in June to talk about what you have read. Our first meeting will... more
Like cozy mysteries and love to talk about them. Join us every Saturday in June to talk about what you have read. Our first meeting will be a discovery meeting.

Sat, Jun 01, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room B
Are you preparing for the GED? If you have questions or need some motivation and support, come join us at the library with an... more
Are you preparing for the GED? If you have questions or need some motivation and support, come join us at the library with an experienced GED prep teacher.

Mon, Jun 03, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room A
Travel with Anna Moo to hear songs and stories from around the world! Celebrate animals, people and our planet with songs from Florida... more
Travel with Anna Moo to hear songs and stories from around the world! Celebrate animals, people and our planet with songs from Florida to Mexico, from Africa to China.

Mon, Jun 03, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Foundation Room
Watch a new movie from the library's collection.

Mon, Jun 03, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Individuals interested in writing, drawing, or looking to have meaningful conversations are invited to join for this creativity club.

Tue, Jun 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
Storywoods Room
Join us for a story time filled with rhymes, songs, bounces and more geared for babies and their caregivers.

Canceled
Tue, Jun 04, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Come to Genealogy Open Lab Tuesday during the month of June to receive assistance from an experienced genealogy librarian and use the... more
Come to Genealogy Open Lab Tuesday during the month of June to receive assistance from an experienced genealogy librarian and use the library's valuable resources. Laptops will be available to use.

Tue, Jun 04, 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Get help learning how to use the computer. This is for everyone from true beginners to those wanting to refine their Microsoft Excel skills.

Tue, Jun 04, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room A
Join Shawn in this interactive program that will help to grow your guitar skills. This session focuses on the basics and is perfect for... more
Join Shawn in this interactive program that will help to grow your guitar skills. This session focuses on the basics and is perfect for the beginner or anyone looking to refresh or hone their skills.