June Kid and Teen Programs at the Archer Branch

It's June! It's our first month with our new hours AND the kickoff for Summer at the Library! Here are some of the awesome things we have planned for kids, teens, and families this month. Adult programs are here, and keep in mind our online calendar is always the most up-to-date!

The word "June" in a white-gold gradient whimsical font, with three stars on the left side in the same gradient.

~Featured Programs~

Tuesday, June 4, at 5:30 p.m. Just Write Club - A monthly writers' group led by author Sarah Price. Receive tips and insights on your work in a supportive environment! (Teens and Up)

Wednesday, June 5, at 2:00 p.m. Summer Reading Carnival - Our HUGE kickoff for Summer at the library! Facepainting, hair tinsel, ice cream, and more! (All Ages)

Thursday, June 6, at 3:00 p.m. TWEENspace - What's your idea of fun? This special club is just for tweens. (Ages 7-12)

Saturday, June 8, at 2:00 p.m. Anna Moo Concert - Fun kids' music performed live by local legend Anna Moo! (Ages 3+)

Thursday, June 13, at 4:00 p.m. LEGOspace - Build anything your imagination can dream up! (Ages 5-11)

Saturday, June 15, at 2:00 p.m. All About Snakes - Have you ever wanted to hold a snake? Here's your opportunity! (All Ages)

Thursday, June 20, at 11:00 a.m. Bats in the Library! - The Lubee Bat Conservancy will be here with a real bat! (All Ages)

Thursday, June 20, at 5:00 p.m. Teen Art Lab - New Day and Time! This just-for-teens group makes a cool art project every month! (Ages 13-18)

Friday, June 21, at 3:00 p.m. Storytime with Miss Annie Bell - Meet Miss Annie Bell and listen to some stories! (Ages 3-11)

Tuesday, June 25, at 2:00 p.m. Alachua County Fire Rescue - Real firefighters will be here to teach us about fire safety and what fighting fires is all about! (Ages 5-11)

Thursday, June 27, at 4:00 p.m. MAKERspace Thursday -  Let's use STEAM principles to make a fun craft! (Ages 5+)

Friday, June 28, at 2:00 p.m. Let's Dance! - We'll be learning fun line and group dances, so you'll be the hit at every wedding and party this summer! (All Ages)

 
~Weekly/Regular Programs~

Read with a Dog - New Day! Second and Fourth Thursdays at 2:30 p.m. (All Ages)
June 13 and 27

Storytime - Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m.(Ages 3-5)
June 4, 11, 18, and 25

Chess Club - Wednesdays at 5:15 p.m. (Ages 5+)
June 5, 12, 19, and 26

Music and Movement - Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. (Ages 3-11)
June 6, 13, and 27

Stitchers Circle - Saturdays at 11:00 a.m. (Teens and Up)
June 1, 8, 15, 22, and 29

The words "Happy Father's Day" in white type on top of a background of heart-shaped balloons in many colors.

We hope to see you at the library soon!