Summer at the Library


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All ages can sign up for our summer reading and many other programs and activities.

  • Track your summer reading
  • Earn badges
  • Connect with other readers
  • Explore new adventures

Summer at the Library is full of many opportunities to participate, connect, and discover.  You can sign up for summer reading and many other programs and community activities in the area.

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Celebrate Summer Reader Palooza on Sunday, August 6, 2 p.m. at the Headquarters Library, featuring the Elements of Inpiration Art Show for adults, escape rooms for teens, and activities for kids.



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Facebook: Receive reading and movie recommendations.

Twitter: Get program and event updates.

Instagram: Participate in Scavenger Hunt: Alachua County Edition (#summerSHACE).



Thursday, June 1, 2017 - 2:00pm
Headquarters Library Branch

This summer at the library you are all logically invited to a Star Trek shindig located in the Teen Space.

Thursday, June 1, 2017 - 3:00pm
Hawthorne Library Branch

Join us at the Hawthorne Library to kickoff the Summer with an Ice Cream Sundae!

Thursday, June 1, 2017 - 3:00pm
High Springs Library Branch

Summer at the Library: Enjoy a new release movie on the big screen with Dolby sound! All ages are welcome!

Thursday, June 1, 2017 - 6:00pm
High Springs Library Branch

Summer at the Library. The REFIT Revolution is a fitness program for the entire family with a twist!


Download books, audiobooks, music, and magazines.

Access our online eSources and classes for life-long learning.

Use Discover Tracks to find new community places and adventures, and earn badges, share reviews with other readers, and receive regular book recommendations in your inbox.

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If you love ice cream as much as we do, then the Partnership Branch is the place to be.
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Gainesville's most popular comedy juggling duo, performing at a library branch near you!
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Check out all the amazing TEEN happenings this Summer at the Library!