Fri, May 31, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Archer Branch - CreateSpace,Meeting Room
Your summer adventure begins at the library: sign up for summer fun and earn your first badge, while enjoying a craft, face painting (2-3 pm), and campfire stories 3-4 pm).

Fri, May 31, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
High Springs Branch - Meeting Room
Celebrate summer with a sweet treat. Ice cream and other frozen treats will be provided while we present our upcoming programs.

Sat, Jun 01, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Sat, Jun 01, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Millhopper Branch - 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 challenging game! Registration recommended.
Registration is now closed

Sun, Jun 02, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Millhopper Branch - 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 challenging game! Registration recommended.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Jun 03, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Headquarters Library - 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 to Mexico, from Africa to China.

Tue, Jun 04, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Tue, Jun 04, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Newberry Branch - Meeting Room
Join us for fun and games and find out how to start your next adventure at the library.

Tue, Jun 04, 3:00pm - 6:30pm
Tower Road Branch - Teen Space
Join us in this fun-filled session as we play a one-shot in the world of D&D! Teenaged players, of all experience levels, are welcome to join the fun.

Tue, Jun 04, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
High Springs Branch - Meeting Room
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.

Tue, Jun 04, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Headquarters Library - 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 the beginner or anyone looking to refresh or hone their skills.

Wed, Jun 05, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Wed, Jun 05, 10:30am - 11:30am
High Springs Branch - Meeting Room
Join us for a special Summer Reading Story Time hosted by Carousel Horses!

Wed, Jun 05, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Library Partnership Branch - Library - Large Meeting Room
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 05, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Archer Branch - Meeting Room
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.

Wed, Jun 05, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Cone Park Branch - Meeting Room
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 05, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Tower Road Branch - Teen Space
An opportunity for teens to make a difference in their library and advise library staff on teen programming, resources, and books.

Thu, Jun 06, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

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

Thu, Jun 06, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Tower Road Branch - Meeting Room
Visit with real, live bats and flying foxes from the Lubee Bat Conservancy! 

Thu, Jun 06, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Archer Branch - Meeting Room
Let’s experiment with art, mix it with love, and make some joyful creations to take home guided by local Gainesville artist Ari Uberti!

Thu, Jun 06, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Headquarters Library - Meeting Room A
A fun interactive comedy magic show.

Thu, Jun 06, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Headquarters Library - Meeting Room B
Enjoy programs geared towards adults all summer long at our Adult Summer Camp 2024.

Fri, Jun 07, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Fri, Jun 07, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Millhopper Branch - 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
Millhopper Branch - 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 to Mexico, from Africa to China.

Fri, Jun 07, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Newberry Branch - Meeting Room
A special summer D&D event! Kids age 8-14 will play through a Dungeons & Dragons campaign in four parts over four weeks.

Sat, Jun 08, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Sat, Jun 08, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Depot Park
Summer at the Library kick-off event.

Sat, Jun 08, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Millhopper Branch - 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 challenging game! Registration recommended.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Jun 10, 10:30am - 11:30am
High Springs Branch - Meeting Room
Join the zookeepers and meet animals from the Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo to learn about the incredible traits animals have to survive in their homes.

Mon, Jun 10, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Newberry Branch - Meeting Room
Do you watch America’s Got Talent, or maybe The Voice? Somebody has to write the songs and music being used. Have you ever wanted to write a song?

Tue, Jun 11, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Tue, Jun 11, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Waldo Branch - Meeting Room
Blend poetry and rhythm with global drums for a captivating engagement with the written word.

Tue, Jun 11, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Cone Park Branch - Meeting Room
Blend poetry and rhythm with global drums for a captivating engagement with the written word.

Wed, Jun 12, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Wed, Jun 12, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Alachua Branch - Meeting Room
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
Millhopper Branch - Room A
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
Hawthorne Branch - Meeting Room
Do you watch America’s Got Talent, or maybe The Voice? Somebody has to write the songs and music being used. Have you ever wanted to write a song?

Thu, Jun 13, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Thu, Jun 13, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Archer Branch - Meeting Room
Visit with real, live bats and flying foxes from the Lubee Bat Conservancy! 

Thu, Jun 13, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Newberry Branch - Meeting Room
Join the zookeepers and meet animals from the Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo to learn about the incredible traits animals have to survive in their homes.

Thu, Jun 13, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Alachua Branch - Meeting Room
Do you watch America’s Got Talent, or maybe The Voice? Somebody has to write the songs and music being used. Have you ever wanted to write a song?

Thu, Jun 13, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Headquarters Library - Meeting Room B
Enjoy programs geared towards adults all summer long at our Adult Summer Camp 2024.

Fri, Jun 14, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Fri, Jun 14, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Millhopper Branch - Room A
Join us every Friday at 11 a.m. in June and July for art and craft projects just for adults.

Fri, Jun 14, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Newberry Branch - Meeting Room
A special summer D&D event! Kids age 8-14 will play through a Dungeons & Dragons campaign in four parts over four weeks.

Fri, Jun 14, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Headquarters Library - Meeting Room A
Join the zookeepers and meet animals from the Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo to learn about the incredible traits animals have to survive in their homes.

Sat, Jun 15, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Sat, Jun 15, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Waldo Branch - Meeting Room
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.

Sat, Jun 15, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Millhopper Branch - 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 challenging game! Registration recommended.
This event is full

Mon, Jun 17, 10:30am - 11:30am
Alachua Branch - Meeting Room
Join the zookeepers and meet animals from the Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo to learn about the incredible traits animals have to survive in their homes.

Tue, Jun 18, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Tue, Jun 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
Tower Road Branch - Meeting Room
Come celebrate freedom with your little ones, featuring our friends from the Ministries of Expressive Song & Dance!

Tue, Jun 18, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Headquarters Library - Meeting Room A
Embark on a magical adventure at your library. Unleash the power of imagination. Let the journey begin!

Tue, Jun 18, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Tower Road Branch - Meeting Room
Embark on a magical adventure at your library. Unleash the power of imagination. Let the journey begin!

Tue, Jun 18, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Newberry Branch - Meeting Room
Kids can make their own personalized 1" or 3" buttons to pin to their shirts or backpacks!

Thu, Jun 20, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Thu, Jun 20, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Millhopper Branch - Room A,Room B
Visit with real, live bats and flying foxes from the Lubee Bat Conservancy! 

Thu, Jun 20, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
High Springs Branch - Meeting Room
Bring your teddy bear to get stitched up or have a patch stitched on while learning about being a veterinarian. Brought to you by Newberry Animal Hospital.

Thu, Jun 20, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Headquarters Library - Meeting Room B
Enjoy programs geared towards adults all summer long at our Adult Summer Camp 2024.

Fri, Jun 21, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Fri, Jun 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Tower Road Branch - Meeting Room
Learn to play the Australian didgeridoo in this interactive and hands-on workshop. Good vibes guaranteed!

Fri, Jun 21, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Millhopper Branch - Room A
Join us every Friday at 11 a.m. in June and July for art and craft projects just for adults.

Fri, Jun 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Archer Branch - Meeting Room
Join local artist, Turbado Marabou, to explore the creative world of printmaking and take home your very own printed design.

Fri, Jun 21, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Headquarters Library - Meeting Room A
Learn to play the Australian didgeridoo in this interactive and hands-on workshop. Good vibes guaranteed!

Fri, Jun 21, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Newberry Branch - Meeting Room
A special summer D&D event! Kids age 8-14 will play through a Dungeons & Dragons campaign in four parts over four weeks.

Fri, Jun 21, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Archer Branch - Meeting Room
Join local artist, Turbado Marabou, to explore the creative world of printmaking and take home your very own printed design.

Fri, Jun 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Waldo Branch - Meeting Room
Join the zookeepers and meet animals from the Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo to learn about the incredible traits animals have to survive in their homes.

Sat, Jun 22, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Sat, Jun 22, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Micanopy Branch - Dance Hall
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 24, 10:30am - 11:30am
Tower Road Branch - Meeting Room
Join the zookeepers and meet animals from the Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo to learn about the incredible traits animals have to survive in their homes.

Mon, Jun 24, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Alachua Branch - Meeting Room
The Alachua County Fire Rescue will be visiting the library to provide a safety presentation and bringing a Fire Rescue vehicle!

Tue, Jun 25, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Tue, Jun 25, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Newberry Branch - Meeting Room
Learn to make colorful slime! Recommended for elementary school kids.

Wed, Jun 26, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Wed, Jun 26, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Headquarters Library - Meeting Room A
Visit with real, live bats and flying foxes from the Lubee Bat Conservancy! 

Wed, Jun 26, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Library Partnership Branch - Library - Large Meeting Room
Florida was once crawling with pirates. Pirate Katie brings these stories to life with a treasure chest full of props and costumes, vivid scenery, parrot puppets, and audience participation!

Wed, Jun 26, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Micanopy Branch - Dance Hall
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 26, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Tower Road Branch - Children's Space
Come build and explore with our Rigamajig engineering set!

Wed, Jun 26, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Tower Road Branch - Teen Space
Join us to create tiny designs using cross-stitch.

Wed, Jun 26, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Hawthorne Branch - Meeting Room
Florida was once crawling with pirates. Pirate Katie brings these stories to life with a treasure chest full of props and costumes, vivid scenery, parrot puppets, and audience participation!

Wed, Jun 26, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Waldo Branch - Meeting Room
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.

Thu, Jun 27, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Thu, Jun 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Archer Branch - Meeting Room
Do you enjoy examining nature? Then you might be an aspiring nature detective! Join the folks from Morningside Nature Center to follow nature's clues and solve the mystery.

Thu, Jun 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Millhopper Branch - Room A,Room B
Blend poetry and rhythm with global drums for a captivating engagement with the written word.

Thu, Jun 27, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
High Springs Branch - Meeting Room
Embark on a magical adventure at your library. Unleash the power of imagination. Let the journey begin!

Thu, Jun 27, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Headquarters Library - Meeting Room B
Enjoy programs geared towards adults all summer long at our Adult Summer Camp 2024.

Fri, Jun 28, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Fri, Jun 28, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Millhopper Branch - Room A
Join us every Friday at 11 a.m. in June and July for art and craft projects just for adults.

Fri, Jun 28, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Newberry Branch - Meeting Room
A special summer D&D event! Kids age 8-14 will play through a Dungeons & Dragons campaign in four parts over four weeks.

Fri, Jun 28, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Archer Branch - Meeting Room
Join the zookeepers and meet animals from the Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo to learn about the incredible traits animals have to survive in their homes.

Sat, Jun 29, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Sat, Jun 29, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Millhopper Branch - Room A
Angela Minno will talk about her experiences in homesteading and her new book, "Almanac of North Florida Cuisine: Spring."

Mon, Jul 01, 10:30am - 11:30am
Hawthorne Branch - Meeting Room
Join the zookeepers and meet animals from the Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo to learn about the incredible traits animals have to survive in their homes.

Mon, Jul 01, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Tower Road Branch - Children's Space
Meet a National Park Service Ranger for Cumberland Island National Seashore! Come learn about what it's like being a park ranger, the National Seashore, and animals in the park and your backyard.

Tue, Jul 02, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Tue, Jul 02, 3:00pm - 6:30pm
Tower Road Branch - Teen Space
Join us in this fun-filled session as we play a one-shot in the world of D&D! Teenaged players, of all experience levels, are welcome to join the fun.

Tue, Jul 02, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Headquarters Library - 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 the beginner or anyone looking to refresh or hone their skills.

Wed, Jul 03, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Wed, Jul 03, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Newberry Branch - Meeting Room
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, Jul 03, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
High Springs Branch - Meeting Room
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.

Fri, Jul 05, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Fri, Jul 05, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Millhopper Branch - Room A
Join us every Friday at 11 a.m. in June and July for art and craft projects just for adults.

Sat, Jul 06, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Sat, Jul 06, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Millhopper Branch - Room A
Come learn about butterflies and have the chance to spread and pin your own butterfly to take home provided by the Florida Museum of Natural History.
Registration opens Saturday, June 15 2024 at 1:00pm

Mon, Jul 08, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Hawthorne Branch - Meeting Room
The Alachua County Fire Rescue will be visiting the library to provide a safety presentation and bringing a Fire Rescue vehicle!

Mon, Jul 08, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Cone Park Branch - Meeting Room
Join the zookeepers and meet animals from the Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo to learn about the incredible traits animals have to survive in their homes.

Tue, Jul 09, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Tue, Jul 09, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Newberry Branch - Meeting Room
Learn to make colorful slime! Recommended for elementary school kids.

Wed, Jul 10, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Wed, Jul 10, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Tower Road Branch - Meeting Room
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, Jul 10, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Cone Park Branch - Meeting Room
Embark on a magical adventure at your library. Unleash the power of imagination. Let the journey begin!

Wed, Jul 10, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Archer Branch - Meeting Room
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, Jul 10, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Partnership Branch - Library - Large Meeting Room
Embark on a magical adventure at your library. Unleash the power of imagination. Let the journey begin!

Thu, Jul 11, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Thu, Jul 11, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Hawthorne Branch - Meeting Room
Visit with real, live bats and flying foxes from the Lubee Bat Conservancy! 

Thu, Jul 11, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Newberry Branch - Meeting Room
Learn more about these unusual, but not uncommon, life forms. Come early, because there might not be mush room. :)

Fri, Jul 12, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

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

Fri, Jul 12, 11:30am - 12:30pm
High Springs Branch - Meeting Room
Visit with real, live bats and flying foxes from the Lubee Bat Conservancy! 

Fri, Jul 12, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Millhopper Branch - Room A,Room B
Join the zookeepers and meet animals from the Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo to learn about the incredible traits animals have to survive in their homes.

Sat, Jul 13, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Mon, Jul 15, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Tower Road Branch - Children's Space,Outdoor Program Area
The Alachua County Fire Rescue will be visiting the library to provide a safety presentation and bringing a Fire Rescue vehicle!

Tue, Jul 16, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Tue, Jul 16, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Micanopy Branch - Dance Hall
Blend poetry and rhythm with global drums for a captivating engagement with the written word.

Tue, Jul 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Partnership Branch - Library - Large Meeting Room
Blend poetry and rhythm with global drums for a captivating engagement with the written word.

Tue, Jul 16, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Tower Road Branch - Meeting Room
Prepare to investigate the unsolved mystery of the largest art heist in history.

Wed, Jul 17, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Wed, Jul 17, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Hawthorne Branch - Meeting Room
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, Jul 17, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Tower Road Branch - Children's Space
Create and take home your own fantastic creature made out of modeling clay!

Wed, Jul 17, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Headquarters Library - Meeting Room B
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.

Thu, Jul 18, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Thu, Jul 18, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Millhopper Branch - Room B,Room A
Join Animal Tales for our Zoofari Earth program!

Thu, Jul 18, 11:00am - 12:00pm
High Springs Branch - Meeting Room
Blend poetry and rhythm with global drums for a captivating engagement with the written word.

Thu, Jul 18, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Cone Park Branch - Meeting Room
Visit with real, live bats and flying foxes from the Lubee Bat Conservancy! 

Thu, Jul 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Archer Branch - Meeting Room
Blend poetry and rhythm with global drums for a captivating engagement with the written word.

Thu, Jul 18, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Alachua Branch - Meeting Room
Join Animal Tales for our Zoofari Earth program!

Fri, Jul 19, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Fri, Jul 19, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Tower Road Branch - Meeting Room
Join Animal Tales for our Zoofari Earth program!

Fri, Jul 19, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Archer Branch - Meeting Room
The Alachua County Fire Rescue will be visiting the library to provide a safety presentation and bringing a Fire Rescue vehicle!

Fri, Jul 19, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Millhopper Branch - Room A
Join us every Friday at 11 a.m. in June and July for art and craft projects just for adults.

Fri, Jul 19, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Newberry Branch - Meeting Room
Join Animal Tales for our Zoofari Earth program!

Fri, Jul 19, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Partnership Branch - Library - Large Meeting Room
Join the zookeepers and meet animals from the Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo to learn about the incredible traits animals have to survive in their homes.

Sat, Jul 20, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Sat, Jul 20, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Waldo Branch - Meeting Room
Florida was once crawling with pirates. Pirate Katie brings these stories to life with a treasure chest full of props and costumes, vivid scenery, parrot puppets, and audience participation!

Sat, Jul 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Micanopy Branch - Dance Hall
Florida was once crawling with pirates. Pirate Katie brings these stories to life with a treasure chest full of props and costumes, vivid scenery, parrot puppets, and audience participation!

Sat, Jul 20, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Millhopper Branch - Room A
Mack and Paula Tyner of “Blue Skies” will perform a variety of musical styles including swing, folk, bluegrass, and Paula's original tunes.

Tue, Jul 23, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Wed, Jul 24, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Wed, Jul 24, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Newberry Branch - Meeting Room
A fun interactive comedy magic show.

Wed, Jul 24, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Newberry Branch - Meeting Room
Listen to and tell spooky stories around a "campfire."

Wed, Jul 24, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Tower Road Branch - Teen Space
Join us to create tiny designs using cross-stitch.

Wed, Jul 24, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Tower Road Branch - Meeting Room
A fun interactive comedy magic show.

Thu, Jul 25, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Thu, Jul 25, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Alachua Branch - Meeting Room
Visit with real, live bats and flying foxes from the Lubee Bat Conservancy! 

Canceled
Thu, Jul 25, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Hawthorne Branch
Florida author/illustrator will be sharing their book and artwork. Stay after the story to create a Floridinger of your own with markers that react under black light!

Fri, Jul 26, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Fri, Jul 26, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Millhopper Branch - Room A
Join us every Friday at 11 a.m. in June and July for art and craft projects just for adults.

Fri, Jul 26, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Micanopy Branch - Dance Hall
Join the zookeepers and meet animals from the Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo to learn about the incredible traits animals have to survive in their homes.

Sat, Jul 27, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Sat, Jul 27, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Archer Branch - Meeting Room
Shark --- did you see a SHARK? Come make a porthole suncatcher to take home and enjoy!

Canceled
Sat, Jul 27, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Micanopy Branch
Florida author/illustrator will be sharing their book and artwork. Stay after the story to create a Floridinger of your own with markers that react under black light!

Tue, Jul 30, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Tue, Jul 30, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Newberry Branch - Meeting Room
Kids will team up to solve puzzles and mysteries with only 45 minutes on the clock.

Tue, Jul 30, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Headquarters Library - Storywoods Room
Calling all astronauts and extraterrestrials to join us for some out of this world stories, crafts, and play.

Wed, Jul 31, All day
Archer Branch
Embark on an exciting adventure exploring Florida's wildlife and enjoy identifying some of our local animals with the Archer Branch Library’s summer scavenger hunt!

Wed, Jul 31, 3:15pm - 4:00pm
Newberry Branch - Meeting Room
Come fly with us at the Newberry Branch Library. Create paper airplanes and launchers at this month's The Fold.

Wed, Jul 31, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
High Springs Branch - Meeting Room
Join us for tie dye fun at High Springs!

Thu, Aug 01, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Newberry Branch - Meeting Room
Visit with real, live bats and flying foxes from the Lubee Bat Conservancy! 

Sat, Aug 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Newberry Branch - Meeting Room
Join the Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo and their animal ambassadors to learn what it takes to work at a zoo.