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Author Series- Mary Alice Monroe

The Summer Guests

2020-05-23 14:30:00 2020-05-23 16:00:00 America/New_York Author Series- Mary Alice Monroe Headquarters Branch

Saturday, May 23
2:30pm - 4:00pm

Add to Calendar 2020-05-23 14:30:00 2020-05-23 16:00:00 America/New_York Author Series- Mary Alice Monroe Monroe will present her new book, The Summer Guests. Headquarters Branch

Headquarters Branch

Meeting Room A

Monroe will present her new book, The Summer Guests.

Headquarters Branch

Phone: 352-334-3900

Hours
We're closed Tuesday April 07
We're closed Wednesday April 08
We're closed Thursday April 09
We're closed Friday April 10
We're closed Saturday April 11
We're closed Sunday April 12
Mon, Apr 06 Closed
Tue, Apr 07 Closed
Wed, Apr 08 Closed
Thu, Apr 09 Closed
Fri, Apr 10 Closed
Sat, Apr 11 Closed
Sun, Apr 12 Closed

About the library

The Headquarters Branch 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

Canceled
Tue, Apr 07, 10:30am - 11:00am
Stories, music, and lots of fun for toddler-aged children and their caregivers.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 07, 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.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 07, 11:00am - 2:00pm
ESOL Open Enrollment - Sign up for ESOL classes (English) at the library - Tuesdays 11 am - 2 pm. Meetings will take place in the... more
ESOL Open Enrollment - Sign up for ESOL classes (English) at the library - Tuesdays 11 am - 2 pm. Meetings will take place in the Literacy office. Last intake is at 1:45 pm. More info: 334-3920

Canceled
Tue, Apr 07, 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.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 07, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Read a story to a friendly therapy dog at the Read with a Dog Program, every first and third Tuesday afternoon of each month!

Canceled
Tue, Apr 07, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Want to learn a craft but aren't very crafty? Try cross stitch! If you can make an "x" then you can do it! Join us 1st & 3rd Tuesdays... more
Want to learn a craft but aren't very crafty? Try cross stitch! If you can make an "x" then you can do it! Join us 1st & 3rd Tuesdays to try your hand at something new and fun!

Canceled
Tue, Apr 07, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration Required. ESOL Open Enrollment is on Tuesdays from 11 am -2 pm at Headquarters. For more info: 352-334-3920 or... more
Registration Required. ESOL Open Enrollment is on Tuesdays from 11 am -2 pm at Headquarters. For more info: 352-334-3920 or jmerritt@aclib.us

Canceled
Wed, Apr 08, 10:00am - 10:30am
3000 NW 83 Street
Join librarians @ Santa Fe College Zoo on the second Wednesday of every month at 10:00am for stories about all kinds of animals and... more
Join librarians @ Santa Fe College Zoo on the second Wednesday of every month at 10:00am for stories about all kinds of animals and other friendly creatures.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 08, 10:30am - 11:00am
Join us for a program of songs, music, and movement every Wednesday.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 08, 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.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 08, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Nurture musical growth in your child as you experience music together. Serious learning disguised as ridiculous fun!

Canceled
Wed, Apr 08, 2:00pm - 3:45pm
Make your own puppets and use them to perform a story in this workshop for children.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 08, 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.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 08, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Join us in the Storywoods Room every Wednesday for afternoon fun.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 08, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Pension Advisory Committee Meeting

Canceled
Wed, Apr 08, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Come play Wii or Switch games in the Storywoods Room every Wednesday afternoon.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 08, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Teen and Tween girls learn about computer programming and game design.

Canceled
Wed, Apr 08, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Learn how to sew a fidget quilt. Participants will have the option to keep their blanket, or blankets may be donated to the library for... more
Learn how to sew a fidget quilt. Participants will have the option to keep their blanket, or blankets may be donated to the library for programs designed for patrons with Alzheimer's and dementia.

Canceled
Thu, Apr 09, 10:30am - 1:00pm
Alachua County Library District Governing Board

Canceled
Thu, Apr 09, 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.

Canceled
Thu, Apr 09, 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.

Canceled
Thu, Apr 09, 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.

Canceled
Thu, Apr 09, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Teens come play tabletop/board games with your favorite Headquarters staff on the 1st and 2nd Thursdays of every month!

Canceled
Thu, Apr 09, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Basic/Beginning ESOL class. Registration Required. ESOL Open Enrollment is on Tuesdays from 11 am -2 pm at Headquarters. For more info:... more
Basic/Beginning ESOL class. Registration Required. ESOL Open Enrollment is on Tuesdays from 11 am -2 pm at Headquarters. For more info: 352-334-3920 or jmerritt@aclib.us

Canceled
Thu, Apr 09, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
From Sweden, Sofia Talvik, will perform her beautiful folk songs.

Canceled
Thu, Apr 09, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Open to all ages and experience. Comfortable clothing, yoga mat, light blanket recommended. Instructor is Veda Lewis.

Canceled
Thu, Apr 09, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Do you love a good who-dun-it? Join others with a passion for true crime at this book club.

Canceled
Thu, Apr 09, 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
Fri, Apr 10, 10:00am - 10:30am
Join library staff for Storytime @ Depot Park starting at 10:00 AM on the 2nd Friday of each month. We will share stories and songs... more
Join library staff for Storytime @ Depot Park starting at 10:00 AM on the 2nd Friday of each month. We will share stories and songs about animals, friends, family, seasons, colors, sports and more.

Canceled
Fri, Apr 10, 10:30am - 11:15am
This is a fun program with stories and activities, to help prepare preschoolers for elementary school.

Canceled
Fri, Apr 10, 12:00pm - 12:45pm
Take a break with yoga! Class is 45-minutes long. A yoga mat, towel, and comfortable clothing are recommended.

Canceled
Fri, Apr 10, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Create new LEGO masterpieces every week at the Headquarters Library

Canceled
Sat, Apr 11, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Screening a movie celebrating its 25th Anniversary in 2020.

Canceled
Sat, Apr 11, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Join us for a family-friendly movie every Saturday in the Headquarter's children's department.

Canceled
Sun, Apr 12, All day
All library locations will be closed, but you can still access our website and online services at www.aclib.us

Canceled
Mon, Apr 13, 10:00am - 2:00pm
This program will assist patrons enrolled in the RE-Entry Conference with creating resumes and e-mails.

Canceled
Mon, Apr 13, 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.

Canceled
Mon, Apr 13, 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.

Canceled
Mon, Apr 13, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Join us every Monday in the Teen Space for Teen Movie Mondays. We'll watch a movie and make some crafts!

Canceled
Mon, Apr 13, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Teens and tweens gather to discuss popular YA books.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 14, 10:00am - 2:00pm
This program will assist patrons enrolled in the RE-Entry Conference with creating resumes and e-mails.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 14, 10:30am - 11:00am
Stories, music, and lots of fun for toddler-aged children and their caregivers.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 14, 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.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 14, 11:00am - 2:00pm
ESOL Open Enrollment - Sign up for ESOL classes (English) at the library - Tuesdays 11 am - 2 pm. Meetings will take place in the... more
ESOL Open Enrollment - Sign up for ESOL classes (English) at the library - Tuesdays 11 am - 2 pm. Meetings will take place in the Literacy office. Last intake is at 1:45 pm. More info: 334-3920

Canceled
Tue, Apr 14, 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.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 14, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Teens join us the 2nd 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 2nd 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!

Canceled
Tue, Apr 14, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Registration Required. ESOL Open Enrollment is on Tuesdays from 11 am -2 pm at Headquarters. For more info: 352-334-3920 or... more
Registration Required. ESOL Open Enrollment is on Tuesdays from 11 am -2 pm at Headquarters. For more info: 352-334-3920 or jmerritt@aclib.us