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Access our free biography eSource with your library card.
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Join us for an award-winning storytime created in cooperation with the University of Florida's Center for Autism and Related Disabilities (UF-CARD).
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Kids' events

Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 10:30am
Hawthorne Branch Library

Story-based interactive program featuring music, fingerplays, activities, and puppets for preschool children 0-5.

Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 11:15am
Alachua Branch Library

Join us for a special Storytime celebrating families in all shapes and sizes with songs, music, and crafts.

Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 3:00pm
Library Partnership Branch

Homework Help is now just a click away through the Parent Academy Mobile Learning Lab.

Summer at the Library

Squash boredom with Summer at the Library. Learn more about everything summer at

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Reading aloud to your child

A parent reading to a child, who's reaching out to flip the page.
When's the best time to start reading to your child?

As early as possible! Babies love the closeness and the sound of your voice. You are also demonstrating to your child that reading is an essential part of life.

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