Summer at the Library: June 1 - August 6, 2017


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Summer at the Library officially ended August 6th, but you can still sign in to your summer reading account and participate in many programs and activities throughout the year.  

Our Summer at the Library activities included:

  • Tracking your summer reading
  • Earning badges
  • Connecting with other readers
  • Exploring new adventures

Let us know what you thought about our Summer at the Library programs in a brief survey!

Summer at the Library 2017

Summer Reader Palooza

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


Photograph of teens posing in front of the Hippodrome Theater

Facebook: Receive reading and movie recommendations.

Twitter: Get program and event updates.

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

Follow us and join the conversation at #AlachuaLibrary

Squash summer boredom!

Monday, November 20, 2017 - 3:30pm
Cone Park Branch Library

Enjoy Scifi theater this summer at the library.

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 4:00pm
High Springs Branch Library

Summer at the Library: On Teens' Tuesday, we will be doing something fun and exciting. Activities will vary from week to week. There will be arts and crafts, games and movies. All you need to do is come prepared to have a good 'ole time at the High Springs Library. Should you have a suggestion for an activity please let us know.

Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 1:00pm
High Springs Branch Library

Summer at the Library: Crafters are invited to crochet and knit while making hats, blankets, booties and more for the Pediatric Oncology Unit at UF Health Shands hospital. Meet new friends or join with old ones for weekly fun!


Download books, audiobooks, music, and magazines.

High School Students:
Get your school reading list titles on OverDrive.

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.