Friends of the Port St. John Library

Friends of the Port St. John Library

6500 Carole Avenue
Port St. John, FL 32927
(321) 633-1867


TO PROGRAMS & EVENTS


Hours
Mon., Tues., 9 am - 5 pm
Wed., 12 noon - 8 pm
Thurs., 10 am - 6 pm
Fri., 9 am - 5 pm
Sat., 10 am - 2 pm.


The Port St. John Public Library has exciting times ahead. A look at the past and you'll understand why:

Front of the Port St. John library.

Port St. John Christmas Parade
December 20, 2014 -- 11:00am

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When the Port St. John Public Library opened in 1988 the population of Port St. John was 8,500. The year 2000 statistics for Port St. John are estimated at around 20,000, an increase of over 230%! The 9,000 square feet of library space in 1988 was sufficient, but an expansion was needed.

The Brevard County Commissioners approved an expansion from 9,000 square feet to 16,000 square feet which was completed in January 2003. A grant from the State of Florida committed $300,000 to the project, thanks in part to calls from members of the Friends and community support.

The present facility is used for voting, literacy tutoring, workshops and meetings in the Port St. John area. The library offers free access to Internet. For over 4,000 students attending the Port St. John schools plus parochial, pre-school, high school, and home-school students, the library is a valuable resource. The library circulated 95,000 books in 1997, and 129,000 in 1999. It is truly a community library.

The Friends support the library through its memberships, book sales, and special gifts. Funding from the Friends provides supplies for children's story hours, library programs, special library projects, and helps promote awareness of library events and services.

We need you and want you to be a Friend of the Port St. John Public Library! Please consider becoming one so that you can be a part of the exciting times ahead at the Port St. John Public Library.

DUES ARE $5.00/YEAR PER PERSON AND CAN BE SUBMITTED, WITH THE APPLICATION FORM, TO:


March 31, 2011
Brevard County Libraries offer Notary Services
BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. – Due to increasing demand, Brevard County libraries will offer notary services at all public libraries throughout the county beginning April 1.
The charge for witnessing signatures on documents is $2 per seal; the service is available to both patrons and visitors. A library card is not required. To use the service, inquire at the library's reference desk.
Notary services are expected to generate nearly $100,000 to help fund library budgets.


Stop by the Port St. John library to sign up for the Smartest Card in your wallet.
Port St. John Public Library, 6500 Carole Avenue, Cocoa, FL 32927
321-633-1867 • www.mylibraryworld.com


Books, books on tape and CD, music CD's, DVD's, VHS tapes are available for checkout. Computers, Internet and WIFI access during library hours. 2 study rooms, conference and meeting room w/kitchen available for reservation. Programs and events are open to the public.


September, 2014:

Reoccurring Events:

  • Family Music Class: Mondays, 9:30-10:15. $5.00 per child. Space is limited. Pre-register at 259-5669.
  • Yarning for a Cause: Mondays, 11am-1pm.
  • Master Gardener's Garden Clinic: Mondays, 2:00-4:00 pm. Our master gardener will answer your plant questions. Bring samples.
  • SHINE - Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders: Tuesdays, 9:00-12:00, beginning July 22. Counselors assist seniors and the disabled with Medicare and Medicaid questions.
  • Senior Games: Tuesdays, 11:00-3:00 pm. Join other seniors for a variety of card games, Rummikub, Dominoes, etc. Bring your favorite game and lunch or a snack.
  • STIR - Story Time for Independent Readers: Thursdays, 3:30-4:30. 1st grade and up. Pre-registration required.
  • Via de Cristo Support Group: Thursdays, 4:30-5:45 pm.
  • Story Time: Fridays, 10:30 am. All ages welcome.
  • Yarn Club: Fridays, 2:00-4:00 pm. Knitting, crochet, needle arts. Sit, talk, and create.
    All ages and abilities welcome. Want to learn? We can help!
  • Over-Eaters (Anonymous): Saturdays, 9:30-10:30 am.

Meetings and Events:

Sept. 10, 5-6:00pm
Time Swap
Sept. 13, 10:00-Noon Port St. John Pokémon Club
Sept. 17, 1:00-3:00 pm Bookworms Adult Book Discussion Group - Ellen Foster by Kaye Gibbons.
Sept. 17, 6-7:45 pm Sunrise Village Condo Assoc.
Sept. 17, 6-7:30 pm Boy Scout Troop #704
Sept. 19, 11:45-1:45 pm Titusville Chamber of Commerce Business Connections Luncheon
Sept. 24, 5:30 pm Friends of the PSJ Library Meeting.
Sept. 27, 10:00-Noon Port St. John Pokémon Club


October, 2014:

Reoccurring Events:

  • Basic Computer Classes Beginning classes are available. Registration is required due to limited space. Class is taught in a series of sessions covering different topics. Fee is $20 for four classes. Please call for dates and times..
  • Family Music Class: Mondays, 9:30-10:15. $5.00 per child. Space is limited. Pre-register at 259-5669.
  • Master Gardener's Garden Clinic: Monday, 2-4pm. Our master gardener will answer your plant questions. Bring samples.
  • SHINE - Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders: Tuesdays, Noon-3:00. Counselors assist seniors and the disabled with Medicare and Medicaid questions. Call for an appointment time 321-222-7981.
  • Senior Games: Tuesdays, 11:00-3:00 pm. Join other seniors for a variety of card games, Rummikub, Dominoes, etc. Bring your favorite game and lunch or a snack.
  • STIR - Story Time for Independent Readers: Thursdays, 3:30-4:30 beginning Aug. 21. 1st grade and up. Pre-registration required.
  • Via de Cristo Support Group: Thursdays, 4:30-5:45 pm.
  • Story Time: Fridays, 10:30 am. All ages welcome.
  • Yarn Club: Fridays, 2:00-4:00 pm. Knitting, crochet, needle arts. Sit, talk, and create.
    All ages and abilities welcome. Want to learn? We can help!
  • OverEaters Anonymous: Saturdays, 9:30-10:30 am.

Meetings and Events:

Oct. 1, 6:00-7:30 pm
Girl Scouts of Citrus Open House. Join, get involved or ask questions.
Oct. 1, 5:00-7:00 pm Preview Night Friends of the Library Book Sale
Oct. 2, 10:00-4:00 pm Friends of the Library Book Sale
Oct. 3, 10:00-4:00 pm Friends of the Library Book Sale
Oct. 4, 10:00-2:00 pm Friends of the Library Book Sale
Oct. 4, 11:00-1:00 pm Delta Sigma
Oct. 8, 5:00 pm PSJ Special District Board
Oct. 11, 10:00-Noon Port St. John Pokémon Club
Oct. 13, 5:30 pm PSJ Library Advisory Board
Oct. 15, 1:00-3:00 pm Bookworms Adult Book Discussion Group - Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt.
Oct. 15, 6:30-7:45 pm Hundred Acre Woods HOA
Oct. 17, 11:45-1:45 pm Titusville Chamber of Commerce Business Connections Luncheon
Oct. 22, 5:30 pm Friends of the PSJ Library Membership Meeting
Oct. 25, 10:00-1:45 pm Port St. John Pokémon Club
Oct. 29, 5:30 pm Costume Contest and Scavenger Hunt. All ages welcome.


* The BookWorms, an adult book discussion group, meets on the third Wednesday of each month. Call the reference desk for more information.

Volunteers welcome!


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