• Lap Sit
    Lap Sit is a playgroup for kids up to five years old and their caregivers. It's a time to learn, to play and to socialize! Join us just about every Friday from 10:15-11:00AM for a fun time!


     
  • Story Time
    Join us for Story Time each Wednesday at 10AM with Cindy and 3PM with Diane for some great stories! This month we  will read about brave people, love and reimagined stories!



     
  • Full STEAM Ahead
    Learn easy coding and try your hand at challenges as we learn about Botley the robot for Full STEAM Ahead on Friday, Feb. 28th at 4PM.



March Storytime Sessions

Join us for some great stories in March! We will read books by one of our favorite authors, St. Patrick's Day, some fun new books and books about spring! Eventually it will be spring, so if we read books about it, maybe it will actually happen!

March 4th - Peggy Rathman's birthday
March 11th - St. Patrick's Day
March 18th - Variety of new books
March 25th - Books about Spring

Join us at 10AM with Cindy or 3PM with Diane every Wednesday!

Lap Sit in March

Lap Sit keeps going strong after 10+ years! Join us with your little one (up to five years old) to have an opportunity for you and your little one to socialize! We hold Lap Sit nearly every Friday from 10:15-11AM!

March 6th - Nursery Rhymes
March 13th - March comes in like a lion and out like a lamb craft
March 20th - CANCELLED
March 27th - CANCELLED


 

Full STEAM Ahead

Botley the Robot

Learn simple coding and have fun with challenges as we learn about Botley the Robot! Join us on Friday, Feb. 28th at 4PM.
We will also have the supplies to make the Hydro-dipped flower pots that were scheduled for the Geeky Girls session in January. That session was cancelled due to weather.

Story Time in February

We have lots of great stories to share in January! We are going to read about brave people, love and reimagined stories. These are stories that you know and love, but with a new twist on them!

Feb. 5th - Harriet Tubman
Feb. 12th - Valentines
Feb. 19th - Weddings
Feb. 26th - Reimagined Fairy Tales

Come, join us! We have story time every Wednesday at 10AM and 3PM, year 'round!


 

Lap Sit

Lap Sit is held every Friday at 10:15 AM  and we welcome friends, new and old, to come and play! We will have some fun ideas for you try here and at home as we explore a new topic each week.
Feb. 7th - love songs
Feb. 14th - valentine craft
Feb. 21st - wordless books
Feb. 28th - telling stories

S.T.E.A.M. stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics. Thanks to a generous grant from the Jacksonville Children's Foundation, we are now able to offer ongoing S.T.E.A.M. programming that will include animation, electronics, 3D printing and more!

STEAM programs are coming back in September! Keep an eye out for updates!

Learn more!


 

Lap Sit

Early Years is back!

Lap Sit is our playgroup for kids 5 and under and the important people in their lives. This is a program that we run year round, every Friday at 10:15 AM. We are happy to announce that the Early Years staff is back to help us out and is bringing some great ideas and cool toys! Join us for a time to play and learn!