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Story Time on the Green

Possum Creek Park

2023-02-28 10:30:00 2023-02-28 11:00:00 America/New_York Story Time on the Green Read, laugh, and sing with us outdoors, weather permitting. Possum Creek Park, 4009 NW 53rd Ave -

Tuesday, February 28
10:30am - 11:00am

Add to Calendar 2023-02-28 10:30:00 2023-02-28 11:00:00 America/New_York Story Time on the Green Read, laugh, and sing with us outdoors, weather permitting. Possum Creek Park, 4009 NW 53rd Ave -

Read, laugh, and sing with us outdoors, weather permitting.

Children and caregivers can read, laugh, and sing at outdoor story times led by library staff at Story Time on the Green.

Librarians and library staff will read tales and lead activities perfect for infants through 5-year-olds at library green spaces and parks. Parents and families can bring blankets and chairs to spread out. Story Time on the Green will be held at 10:30 a.m., weather permitting.

This program will be canceled due to inclement weather or cold temperatures under 50° F.

AGE GROUP: | Toddlers (1-3 years) | Preschool (3-5 years) | Babies (1 and under) |

EVENT TYPE: | Story Time |

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Millhopper Branch

Phone: 352-334-1272
Branch manager
Chiquita Quirin

Hours
We're closed Monday May 27 due to Memorial Day Holiday
Mon, May 27 Closed
(Memorial Day Holiday)
Tue, May 28 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Wed, May 29 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Thu, May 30 10:00AM to 7:00PM
Fri, May 31 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jun 01 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jun 02 12:00PM to 5:00PM

About the branch

The Millhopper Branch Library provides access to resources and services in Northwest Gainesville and surrounding areas.

Upcoming events

Thu, May 30, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Area
Join us for rhymes, songs, bounces and more! Geared for babies and their caregivers.

Thu, May 30, 11:00am - 12:00pm
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

Thu, May 30, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Room B
Union Visit

Fri, May 31, 10:00am - 11:30am
Room B
Make connections and increase your English fluency at Conversation Club at the Millhopper Branch on Fridays at 10 a.m.

Sat, Jun 01, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Room A
Want to learn the basics of using a computer, navigating the internet, online safety, communicating with email and social media, and... more
Want to learn the basics of using a computer, navigating the internet, online safety, communicating with email and social media, and cybersecurity? Join one of our free small group classes.

Sat, Jun 01, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Room A
Are you a beginning Mah Jongg player or just need a refresher? Come to the Millhopper Branch to learn how to play this fun and... more
Are you a beginning Mah Jongg player or just need a refresher? Come to the Millhopper Branch to learn how to play this fun and challenging game! Registration recommended.
Registration is now closed

Sun, Jun 02, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Teen Room
Join the Millhopper Chess Club. Learn to play or challenge a friend to a game.

Sun, Jun 02, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Room A
Are you a beginning Mah Jongg player or just need a refresher? Come to the Millhopper Branch to learn how to play this fun and... more
Are you a beginning Mah Jongg player or just need a refresher? Come to the Millhopper Branch to learn how to play this fun and challenging game! Registration recommended.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Jun 03, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Room A
Summer is a time of adventure, but you need to be safe on your journey. Join us for a presentation on snakes by Jesse Price, Program... more
Summer is a time of adventure, but you need to be safe on your journey. Join us for a presentation on snakes by Jesse Price, Program Coordinator, UF/IFAS Extension Alachua County

Tue, Jun 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Area
It's Storytime! Interactive fun with books, stories, songs and other activities. Perfect for preschoolers and toddlers.

Tue, Jun 04, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Room A
Come enjoy discussing newer fiction and nonfiction titles. This month's book is, "Pineapple Street" by Jenny Jackson.

Tue, Jun 04, 5:15pm - 6:45pm
Room B
Join us for this free class to prepare you to take the U.S. citizenship examination.

Tue, Jun 04, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Room A
Are you learning Spanish? Join us for casual conversation practice.

Wed, Jun 05, 10:15am - 10:45am
Room A,Room B
Join us to sing, dance, and make music at our Music and Movement program.

Wed, Jun 05, 11:00am - 11:30am
Room A,Room B
Join us to sing, dance, and make music at our Music and Movement program.

Wed, Jun 05, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Room B
Join our weekly needlework group on Wednesdays at 2 p.m. at the Millhopper Branch.

Wed, Jun 05, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Children's Area
Come play Nintendo Switch games with us!

Wed, Jun 05, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
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

Thu, Jun 06, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Area
Join us for rhymes, songs, bounces and more! Geared for babies and their caregivers.

Thu, Jun 06, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Room A,Room B
A fun interactive comedy magic show.

Thu, Jun 06, 11:00am - 12:00pm
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

Thu, Jun 06, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Room B
For those who are interested in writing their life story for family and friends. Come share ideas and get encouragement from others.

Thu, Jun 06, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Children's Area
Join us in the children's area for Read with a Dog! Therapy dogs love to hear a good story.

Thu, Jun 06, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Room A
Join us for Teen Summer Club: Board Game Bonanza!  Play a classic board or card game with friends and family or meet some new... more
Join us for Teen Summer Club: Board Game Bonanza!  Play a classic board or card game with friends and family or meet some new friends!  All games and a puzzle will be provided.

Thu, Jun 06, 5:15pm - 6:45pm
Room B
Free class to prepare you to take the U.S. citizenship examination.

Thu, Jun 06, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Room A
Join our book club every first Thursday at 6 p.m. to read and discuss popular fantasy and romance novels. This month, the book we will... more
Join our book club every first Thursday at 6 p.m. to read and discuss popular fantasy and romance novels. This month, the book we will be discussing is "Sword Catcher" by Cassandra Clare.

Fri, Jun 07, 10:00am - 11:30am
Room B
Make connections and increase your English fluency at Conversation Club at the Millhopper Branch on Fridays at 10 a.m.

Fri, Jun 07, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Room A
Join us every Friday at 11 a.m. in June and July for art and craft projects just for adults.

Fri, Jun 07, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Children's Area
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.

Fri, Jun 07, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Children's Area
Join us in the kid's area for an exciting afternoon of hands-on STEAM exploration!

Sat, Jun 08, 10:30am - 11:00am
Room A,Room B
Join us to sing, dance, and make music at our Saturday Special Music and Movement program.

Sat, Jun 08, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Room A
Are you a beginning Mah Jongg player or just need a refresher? Come to the Millhopper Branch to learn how to play this fun and... more
Are you a beginning Mah Jongg player or just need a refresher? Come to the Millhopper Branch to learn how to play this fun and challenging game! Registration recommended.
Registration is now closed

Sun, Jun 09, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Teen Room
Join the Millhopper Chess Club. Learn to play or challenge a friend to a game.

Sun, Jun 09, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Room A,Room B
Join us at 2:30 pm for our monthly meeting of the Writers' Alliance of Gainesville. Award-winning author, Rebecca Heflin, will discuss... more
Join us at 2:30 pm for our monthly meeting of the Writers' Alliance of Gainesville. Award-winning author, Rebecca Heflin, will discuss pen names and their impact on creativity, branding, and beyond.

Tue, Jun 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Area
It's Storytime! Interactive fun with books, stories, songs and other activities. Perfect for preschoolers and toddlers.

Tue, Jun 11, 11:00am - 12:45pm
Room B
Get help with your job search. Not great with computers? That's ok! We're here to help.

Tue, Jun 11, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Room A,Room B
We provide the Legos, and you provide the imagination. Come build awesome Lego structures with other kids in the library!

Tue, Jun 11, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Teen Room
Come play Nintendo Switch games with us!

Tue, Jun 11, 5:15pm - 6:45pm
Room B
Join us for this free class to prepare you to take the U.S. citizenship examination.

Tue, Jun 11, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Room A
Are you learning Spanish? Join us for casual conversation practice.

Wed, Jun 12, 10:15am - 10:45am
Room A,Room B
Join us to sing, dance, and make music at our Music and Movement program.

Wed, Jun 12, 11:00am - 11:30am
Room A,Room B
Join us to sing, dance, and make music at our Music and Movement program.

Wed, Jun 12, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Room B
Join our weekly needlework group on Wednesdays at 2 p.m. at the Millhopper Branch.

Wed, Jun 12, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
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.

Wed, Jun 12, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
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

Thu, Jun 13, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Children's Area
Join us for a deluxe version of our regularly scheduled Baby Time program! In addition, we will have community organizations tabling... more
Join us for a deluxe version of our regularly scheduled Baby Time program! In addition, we will have community organizations tabling and providing information about important baby related topics.

Thu, Jun 13, 11:00am - 11:30am
Nature Center
Join us for Bilingual Story Time at the Hogtown Creek Headwaters Nature Center. 

Thu, Jun 13, 11:00am - 12:00pm
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

Thu, Jun 13, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Children's Area
Want to beat the afternoon heat during Summer Break? Join us for an afternoon viewing of "Craig Before the Creek". Rated PG for thematic... more
Want to beat the afternoon heat during Summer Break? Join us for an afternoon viewing of "Craig Before the Creek". Rated PG for thematic elements and mild peril.

Thu, Jun 13, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Room A
Want to learn the basics of using a computer, navigating the internet, online safety, communicating with email and social media, and... more
Want to learn the basics of using a computer, navigating the internet, online safety, communicating with email and social media, and cybersecurity? Join one of our free small group classes.

Thu, Jun 13, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teen Room
Join us for Teen Summer Club: Creative Writing Group! Bring your journal or current story to work on or try a new creative writing project.

Thu, Jun 13, 5:15pm - 6:45pm
Room B
Free class to prepare you to take the U.S. citizenship examination.