May the 4th be with you!

May the 4th be with you

Star Wars Day is just around the corner!  The Alachua County Library District will be offering an assortment of events for Star Wars lovers of all ages from crafting activities to movie showings.  Stop by and celebrate “May the 4th be with you,” at one of the following branch locations!

Alachua Branch Library:

Children’s book week is an annual celebration of books and reading (May 1-7).  At the Alachua Branch Library we have special activities planned leading up to “May the 4th be with you!”  A special day celebrating all things Star Wars.

Tuesday, May 2nd

Harry Potter Make it / Take it

Make your very own Harry Potter bookmark glasses.

Wednesday, May 3rd

Captain Underpants Make it /Take it

Make your very own Underpants adventure with a Flip-o-Rama.  Read the books before the June movie release!

Thursday, May 4th

Star Wars Make it /Take it

Get creative with Star Wars corner bookmarks!

Come and make a fun craft at the Alachua Branch Library and be sure to check out all the books in the series!

Headquarters Library:

Thursday, May 4th

1:30 pm – 3:45 pm, All Ages

Meeting Room B

Join us at the Headquarters library on Thursday May the fourth at 1:30 PM when we celebrate “May the fourth be with you.” We will be screening the latest Star Wars film Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.

4:30 pm – 6:30 pm, Elementary, Teens, Adults

Teen Space

Are you a Star Wars fan? Come to the Teen Space and join in on some fun crafts and activities celebrating everything Star Wars. Do you have what it takes to be a Jedi or does your loyalty lie with Empire?

Millhopper Branch Library:

Thursday, May 4th

5:45 pm – 8:00 pm

Teen Room

Come celebrate “May the 4th be with you” at Millhopper Library with a viewing of Star Wars VII: The Force Awakens.

Newberry Branch Library:

Thursday, May 4th

4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Meeting Room

Celebrate Star Wars with your family. Super fun craft projects will be available for Star Wars fans of all ages.