Bi-Monthly Newsletter

Adult Library Programs

Seymour's Bookstore and Silent Auction 

Ongoing - Seymour's hours, in the lobby of the Library. 


The St. Johns County Public Library System (SJCPLS) now offers new media services that will allow patrons/library cardholders to access thousands of movies, television shows, songs, audio books, and electronic magazines from any internet-enabled device through a partnership with hoopla and Zinio for Libraries.

SJCPLS cardholders can download hoopla, a free mobile app, onto their device, or visit hoopladigital.com to begin enjoying thousands of titles from major Hollywood studios, record companies, and publishers. All are available to borrow for instant streaming or download. Cardholders will also have unlimited access to several digital magazines through Zinio for Libraries. Among the many popular titles available through Zinio are Men's Health; Cosmopolitan; Better Homes and Gardens; Food Network; Newsweek; Car and Driver; Seventeen; Surfer; The Family Handyman; Rolling Stone; Martha Stewart Living, and many more. For more information, please contact Angelina G. P. Gervasi at 904.827.6925.


Book a Digital Librarian

Any St. Johns County Library cardholder can make an appointment for one-on-one training in various library and computer topics. The Library is offering 30 minute sessions in the following areas:

• Using the Library Catalog – finding materials, placing holds, accessing your account.
• Free eBooks and/or Audiobooks from the Library - for Nook, Kindle, iPad, & android devices.
• Introduction to Library Databases
• Introduction to the Internet – how to navigate and basic searching.
• Introduction to Computers – (desktops & laptops only) – for those with no prior computer experience.
• Microsoft Office 2007 – Word, Excel

For more information or to make an appointment, please contact the Reference Desk at the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library in person or call 904-827-6950.


Ongoing Programs:


Ponte Vedra Library Book Club 

Tuesday, March 24 and April 28, 3:00 pm

Books discussed are chosen by librarians knowledgeable about the newest and best reviewed books. Call (904) 827-6950 for more information.


Great Books 

Monday, March 2 and April 6, 3:00 pm

The Great Books Discussion Group meets the first Tuesday of each month from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. in the PGA Media Room. The short stories and essays in the program have been chosen for the richness of ideas and the quality of writing.  Our group is open and welcoming to all interested readers. For information call 273-1658.


Bingo For Books  

Wednesday, April 29, 3:00 pm

Win adult popular fiction and nonfiction books while having fun playing Bingo for free! All materials are supplied by the Library; everyone goes home with at least one free book.


Raffle Winners at Holiday Sisterhood of the Traveling Plants Event, 2014

Raffle Winners at Holiday Sisterhood of the Traveling Plants Event, 2013