5 things for June at your library

Press release from Alachua County Library District

Summer with the Library

Summer with the Library is launching now! Tune into Summer Reader Palooza LIVE at 3:30 p.m. Friday, May 29. This Facebook Live event will feature special library guests, kid-friendly performances, and a DJ dance party. Watch for a behind-the-scenes look at the library and details on how to register for summer fun.

Register and start tracking your participation now for a chance to win a Samsung Galaxy tablet from our Summer with the Library sponsor PDQ!

Teen trivia contest returns

Teens will square off in an online competition this summer to test their book trivia knowledge. Participants ages 11 to 17 are challenged to read three novels, then compete in the Battle of the Books event online Saturday, July 25, at 1 p.m. The 10 teens who score the highest will win a book. Registration is open now!

Pick up a book with curbside service

Curbside service continues at all branches Monday-Saturday, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Place holds for books, DVDs, and other materials online at www.aclib.us/catalog or call your preferred branch. You will receive a notification when your items are ready and can pick them up with your library card or photo identification. Please return your materials via our book drops.

Tune in to your library

Our summer schedule is packed with virtual programs for all ages – including favorites like Story Times and new online programs including book clubs, DIY tutorials, and Adult Summer Camp. Watch programs on our YouTube Channel and our social media channels. 

Boost your business

Our online resources are here to help you find relief during these unusual times. Find links to government resources and our collection of business tools to help you manage your company or improve your professional skills. From tax assistance to continuing education, this is your one-stop shop for reaching your professional goals.