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Chess Club

2024-07-06 14:00:00 2024-07-06 15:00:00 America/New_York Chess Club Join us every Saturday afternoon for Chess Club. Learn to play, practice, or improve your skills. All ages welcome. Headquarters Library - Teen Space

Saturday, July 06
2:00pm - 3:00pm

Add to Calendar 2024-07-06 14:00:00 2024-07-06 15:00:00 America/New_York Chess Club Join us every Saturday afternoon for Chess Club. Learn to play, practice, or improve your skills. All ages welcome. Headquarters Library - Teen Space

Join us every Saturday afternoon for Chess Club. Learn to play, practice, or improve your skills. All ages welcome.

AGE GROUP: | Teens (12-18 years) |

EVENT TYPE: | Games & Gaming |

TAGS: | #teen | #gaming | #games | #chess club | #chess |

Headquarters Library

Phone: 352-334-3900

Hours
Mon, Jul 15 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Tue, Jul 16 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Wed, Jul 17 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Thu, Jul 18 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Fri, Jul 19 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jul 20 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jul 21 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

Mon, Jul 15, 12:00pm - 2:15pm
Foundation Room
Watch a summer blockbuster movie at Headquarters Library.

Mon, Jul 15, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
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.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Jul 15, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Meeting Room B
Individuals interested in writing, drawing, or looking to have meaningful conversations are invited to join for this creativity club.

Tue, Jul 16, 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, Jul 16, 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, Jul 16, 5:15pm - 6:15pm
Foundation Room
Please join us for a three-part program where we will be making paper mache piggy banks and learning about personal finance!

Wed, Jul 17, 10:30am - 11:00am
Storywoods Room
Read, laugh, and sing with us for Preschool Story Time

Wed, Jul 17, 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, Jul 17, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Lobby
HealthStreet is a community engagement program from the University of Florida that focuses on research, outreach, and community needs... more
HealthStreet is a community engagement program from the University of Florida that focuses on research, outreach, and community needs and services.

Wed, Jul 17, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Storywoods Room
Create new LEGO masterpieces every week at the Headquarters Library.

Wed, Jul 17, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room B,Meeting Room A
The Florida Museum of Natural History presents Science Surprises. In this program, participants will explore natural phenomenon and how... more
The Florida Museum of Natural History presents Science Surprises. In this program, participants will explore natural phenomenon and how they occur by understanding the nature of science.

Canceled
Wed, Jul 17, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Alachua County Library District Board of Trustees

Wed, Jul 17, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teen Space
Join us in the Teen Space for some fun Nintendo Switch gaming.

Wed, Jul 17, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Foundation Room
Learn to play the popular tabletop role-playing game and make some fun crafts along your fantasy adventure!  Enjoy programs geared... more
Learn to play the popular tabletop role-playing game and make some fun crafts along your fantasy adventure!  Enjoy programs geared towards adults all summer long at our Adult Summer Camp 2024.

Thu, Jul 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
Storywoods Room
Join us to sing, dance, and make music during our Music and Movement program.

Thu, Jul 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for story time in the park - we'll see you on the main stage inside the playground! Weather permitting.

Thu, Jul 18, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Meeting Room B
Join us every Thursday in July for a two-hour crafting session.

Canceled
Thu, Jul 18, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Play, learn, and create with us as we keep our summer brains sharp with science, technology, engineering, art, and math inspired fun.

Thu, Jul 18, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Storywoods Room
Join us in creating a unique stain glass window craft using tissue paper, contact paper, and a butterfly shaped cutout.

Thu, Jul 18, 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, Jul 18, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Meeting Room B
Practice to improve reading skills and confidence!

Thu, Jul 18, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Meeting Room A
Learn about homelessness in Alachua County and help create simple crafts to donate.

Fri, Jul 19, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Foundation Room,Plaza Area
Free primary health care consultations and treatment in a mobile clinic sponsored by the University of Florida College of Medicine.

Fri, Jul 19, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Meeting Room B
Enjoy programs geared towards adults all summer long at our Adult Summer Camp 2023.

Sat, Jul 20, 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.

Canceled
Sat, Jul 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Join us every Saturday afternoon for Chess Club. Learn to play, practice, or improve your skills. All ages welcome.

Sat, Jul 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Foundation Room
Meeting of the Headquarters Library team for the 2024 Teen Battle of the Books.

Sun, Jul 21, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Storywoods Room
Join us in the Story Woods Room for a movie in the afternoon! We will be featuring family favorites on the 1st and 3rd Sundays of the... more
Join us in the Story Woods Room for a movie in the afternoon! We will be featuring family favorites on the 1st and 3rd Sundays of the month. - and sometimes on the 5th Sunday!

Mon, Jul 22, 12:00pm - 1:45pm
Foundation Room
Watch a summer blockbuster movie at Headquarters Library.

Mon, Jul 22, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room B
Orientation for new Literacy Volunteers

Mon, Jul 22, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
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.

Mon, Jul 22, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Meeting Room B
Individuals interested in writing, drawing, or looking to have meaningful conversations are invited to join for this creativity club.

Tue, Jul 23, 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, Jul 23, 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, Jul 23, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Youth Services Area
Join us in Youth Services where you can read your favorite story to a furry friend.

Tue, Jul 23, 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.

Tue, Jul 23, 5:15pm - 6:15pm
Foundation Room
Please join us for a three-part program where we will be making paper mache piggy banks and learning about personal finance!

Wed, Jul 24, 10:30am - 11:00am
Storywoods Room
Read, laugh, and sing with us for Preschool Story Time

Wed, Jul 24, 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, Jul 24, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Storywoods Room
Create new LEGO masterpieces every week at the Headquarters Library.

Wed, Jul 24, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Foundation Room
Learn to play the popular tabletop role-playing game and make some fun crafts along your fantasy adventure!  Enjoy programs geared... more
Learn to play the popular tabletop role-playing game and make some fun crafts along your fantasy adventure!  Enjoy programs geared towards adults all summer long at our Adult Summer Camp 2024.

Thu, Jul 25, 10:30am - 1:00pm
Meeting Room A
Alachua County Library District Governing Board

Thu, Jul 25, 10:30am - 11:00am
Storywoods Room
Join us to sing, dance, and make music during our Music and Movement program.

Thu, Jul 25, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Foundation Room
Opportunity for community providers of adult education to discuss and share current and future programmiing.

Thu, Jul 25, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Meeting Room B
Join us every Thursday in July for a two-hour crafting session.

Thu, Jul 25, 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Foundation Room
Come participate in a fantasy world where you take control of your actions in a story! You can play as a character that you created or... more
Come participate in a fantasy world where you take control of your actions in a story! You can play as a character that you created or as one provided at the game.

Thu, Jul 25, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Storywoods Room
Play, learn, and create with us as we keep our summer brains sharp with science, technology, engineering, art, and math inspired fun.

Thu, Jul 25, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Meeting Room B
Practice to improve reading skills and confidence!

Thu, Jul 25, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Meeting Room A
Learn about homelessness in Alachua County and help create simple crafts to donate.

Fri, Jul 26, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Foundation Room,Plaza Area
Free primary health care consultations and treatment in a mobile clinic sponsored by the University of Florida College of Medicine.

Fri, Jul 26, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room A
Meeting of the Headquarters Library team for the 2024 Teen Battle of the Books.

Fri, Jul 26, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Meeting Room B
Enjoy programs geared towards adults all summer long at our Adult Summer Camp 2023.

Sat, Jul 27, 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.

Sat, Jul 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Teen Space
Join us every Saturday afternoon for Chess Club. Learn to play, practice, or improve your skills. All ages welcome.

Sun, Jul 28, 12:30pm - 1:00pm
Storywoods Room
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, Jul 29, 12:00pm - 1:45pm
Foundation Room
Watch a summer blockbuster movie at Headquarters Library.

Mon, Jul 29, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
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.

Mon, Jul 29, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Meeting Room B
Individuals interested in writing, drawing, or looking to have meaningful conversations are invited to join for this creativity club.