Programs, Events, Book Recommendations and Learning Activities for Kids

Upcoming Programs You Might Be Interested In

Updated Kids - Sensory Friendly StorytimeFixed Kids - STEAM & Stories Reading and Hands-On Activities Ages 5-12 | Illustration of kids doing STEAM activitiesKids - Pop-Up Storytime at Klutho ParkKids - Junior Artists: Sculpture LabKids - Junior Scientists: Spy LabBest of Elementary Art Show

The Jacksonville Public Library has everything kids and their families need to make learning fun, from storytimes to e-books to help with homework and projects. Plus, find a wide range of in-person and online activities to stay engaged while learning.



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Make family time learning time when you bring the library home! Sign up for our Library Academy newsletters and get easy-to-use programs, delivered straight to you inbox, that you can use wherever you are. Each month, you'll get great book recommendations and themed activities that coincide with programs going on at the library. It's all designed to encourage reading motivation and build literacy skills.

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Simply enter a student ID to access a fine-free library card! The Student Card is available for free to all students at any public school system in Duval County.

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You've got a science fair project to do, but now what? How do you get started?  Don't worry, the Library has your back! 

Miss Humblebee's Academy

Miss Humblebee's Academy

Miss Humblebee's Academy prepares children ages 3-6 for kindergarten proficiency. The online curriculum provides strength in core subject areas.

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The Library’s unique collection of thematic story time programs that you can take home.

JaxKids Book Club

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A FREE early literacy summer reading program for all Duval County Pre-Kindergarteners who are preparing to enter kindergarten in the fall of each year.

1100+ titles for K-6, with unique animated and talking picture books, read-along chapter books, and more! In English, Spanish, and French.