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Junior Artists (ages 9-12) - Online

2022-06-23 15:30:00 2022-06-23 16:30:00 America/New_York Junior Artists (ages 9-12) - Online Does your child learn best with paint, paper, popsicle sticks and glue? Add in a book and some games and you’ve got the perfect program for your little artist. Virtual Branch -

Thursday, June 23
3:30pm - 4:30pm

Add to Calendar 2022-06-23 15:30:00 2022-06-23 16:30:00 America/New_York Junior Artists (ages 9-12) - Online Does your child learn best with paint, paper, popsicle sticks and glue? Add in a book and some games and you’ve got the perfect program for your little artist. Virtual Branch -

Does your child learn best with paint, paper, popsicle sticks and glue? Add in a book and some games and you’ve got the perfect program for your little artist.

Get ready to get creative! Junior Artists (ages 9-12) is a live art program on Zoom. Each week we read an exciting book and then create artwork inspired by our theme. Program materials are basic art supplies. Each month we have a new art kit with its own art project available at all open library branches. Some of the program supplies may be found in that kit.

Here is the list of this month’s books and supplies:

June 2nd
Theme: Summer Kick Off
Featured Book: The Snail and the Whale by Julia Donaldson
Supplies:
     -Card stock
     -Pencil with eraser
     -Black crayon
     -Watercolor paints
     -Paintbrush
     -Cup of water
     -Paper towels

June 9th
Theme: Dolphins
Featured Book: Stella Díaz Dreams Big by Angela Dominguez
Supplies:
     -Mixed media paper or cardstock
     -Set of watercolor paints with brush
     -Paper towels
     -Water
     -Salt (three different sizes of salt grain would be best)

June 16th
Theme: Sea Turtles
Featured Book: Stella Diaz Never Gives Up by Angela Dominguez
Supplies:
     -8.5 x 11 sheet of cardstock or mixed media paper
     -Watercolors
     -A black pastel
     -A variety of pastels in different colors
     -Paintbrushes
     -Cup of water
     -Large baking sheet or newspaper

June 23rd
Theme: Sharks
Featured Book: Misunderstood Shark by Ame Dyckman
Supplies:
     -Mixed media paper or cardstock
     -Vine charcoal
     -Water color paints
     -A cup of water and paint brushes

June 30th
Theme: Octopuses
Featured Book: Down Down Down by Steve Jenkins
Supplies:
     -2 or more pieces of mixed media paper or white cardstock
     -Set of watercolor paints with brush 
     -Pencil
     -Paper towels 
     -Water Cup
     -Plastic (plastic wrap or disposable shopping bag)
     -Scissors
     -Glue

Registration is required for this event, and must be completed two hours prior to the start time. A library card is required for registration. If you do not have a card, click here to obtain a card.

Attendance is limited. Your Zoom name must match your registration name for you to be admitted to the program. A link to the Zoom meeting room will be sent 1 hour prior to the event.  

Pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act, accommodations for persons with disabilities are available upon request. Please allow 1–2 business days to process. Last-minute requests will be accepted, but may not be possible to fulfill. Please ask for Learning Services at 255-2665 or email JPLprograms@coj.net.

Virtual Branch

Phone: (904)-255-2665

Hours
Mon, Sep 26 12:00PM to 8:00PM
Tue, Sep 27 12:00PM to 8:00PM
Wed, Sep 28 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Thu, Sep 29 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Fri, Sep 30 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Oct 01 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Oct 02 Closed

Upcoming events

Sat, Oct 01, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Bill Brinton Murray Hill Branch - Meeting Room

Tue, Oct 04, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Beaches Branch - Community Room,Conference Room

Wed, Oct 05, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Beaches Branch - Conference Room,Community Room

Thu, Oct 06, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Beaches Branch - Conference Room,Community Room

Fri, Oct 07, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Beaches Branch - Conference Room,Community Room

Sat, Oct 08, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Beaches Branch - Community Room,Conference Room