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Join us in Reading and Discussing All American Boys by Jason Reynolds and Brendan Kieley with the Justice Read Logo and the Cover of the Book

Justice Read Pick- Bay County 2021

We’re excited to share that Bay County has selected All American Boys by Jason Reynolds and Brendan Kiely as its 2021 Community Justice Read! This novel tells the story of two teenage boys—one black, one white—and their experiences with a violent act that leaves their school, their comm...

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Spring Storytime is here!

One of the joys of being a children's librarian is hearing all of the wonderful stories that children and caregivers have about storytimes. I love it when children sing me their favorite storytime song, or recall a game that we played together, or recount a specific book that we'd read together. Sto...

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Join some of our Children's Librarians on Zoom to craft with us! We will be doing craft projects live on Zoom for children ages 5-12.  All supplies will be provided to registered children. Please indicate which branch you prefer to ...

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The Evening Sessions Join us on Zoom for this virtual program! The Evening Sessions is a monthly adult program series featuring a fun and engaging mix of presentations, lectures, workshops, demonstrations, author visits, and performances on t...

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Pups & Pages

5:30pm - 6:30pm
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Children read to a therapy dog or dog in training in a one-on-one Zoom session. You will be called to schedule your session the week of the program.   We request an adult supervise all children participating in the session in case t...

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Community Justice Read Discussion

10:00am - 11:30am
Sage Branch Library
Library Branch: Sage Branch Library
Room: Sage Lawn (Pershing Park)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
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To register, go to http://www.justicelibrary.org/communityread2021baycity/ We’re excited to share that Bay County has selected All American Boys by Jason Reynolds and Brendan Kiely as its 2021 Community Justice Read! This novel t...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Read What You Want Book Club

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual
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Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
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Part book club, part social hour. Readers bring whatever book they read the past month to share with the group.   Everyone is welcome, but you will need to provide an email in order to get the Zoom invite.  If you've never used Zoom b...
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Community Justice Read Discussion

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Virtual
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Event Details:
REGISTER HERE FOR A DISCUSSION SESSION (dates listed below): http://www.justicelibrary.org/communityread2021baycity Join us in reading and discussing All American Boys by Jason Reynolds and Brendan Kiely. In this Coretta Scott King Honor Awar...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
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Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Educational, Lectures, Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 100
Event Details:
The Evening Sessions Join us on Zoom for this virtual program! The Evening Sessions is a monthly adult program series featuring a fun and engaging mix of presentations, lectures, workshops, demonstrations, author visits, and performances on t...

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Registration is required.  Please register in person, by phone, or online.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen LitLoot Boxes: Grades 9-12

All Day 6/7 - 6/12
Virtual
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Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Other
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Seats Remaining: 30
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                                                         June's theme is Graphic Novels! 9th-12th g...

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