Library Happenings

August 2018

Puzzles and Movie in the Library

When: Sun Aug 19 2018 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Description: Puzzles and Movie in the Library

Arts Jam

When: Mon Aug 20 2018 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Description: Get your creative juices flowing by joining us for a night of creative expression at the library! Play improv games, experiment with music and movement, explore collaborative drawing, write a "Hometown Haiku", build a LEGO sculpture to display at the library, and make your own dinosaur terrarium and bookmark to take back to your dorm. There will also be board games and puzzles on hand, as well as assorted pages for coloring. Come join us for the fun!

Maker Night and Tour de Tech Double Feature

When: Tue Aug 21 2018 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Description: Release your maker self! Get up close with tools and technology to support your projects. Librarians and staff will introduce you to cool tools and seductive software. Laura Hampton, librarian and NCF alum, will treat you to a sneak preview of Creation Station, the makerspace at Selby Public Library. Meet the Ozobots, get a “taste” of a real Raspberry Pi, make your own custom button, see 3D printing in action. Sonia Wu, NCF alum and our own NCF Associate Dean of Enrollment Services and Director of Admissions, will show the ins and outs of folding as you make a community origami project.

Discover Sarasota

When: Wed Aug 22 2018 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Description: Come discover what JBC Library and the Sarasota area has to offer. Meet with Librarians, Faculty, and Staff and learn what cool and interesting services are available in the library, as well as Campus Engagement opportunities. Learn about public transportation (SCAT & MCAT), meet your awesome local comic book shop (Darkside Comics and Games) and other local businesses (Artisan Cheese Company), get the score on New College’s CoEd softball team (Novo), craft your own colored sand art in a bottle, create your own local plant guidebook, explore information about Manatee County Parks and Services, and discover the local arts and history with Urbanite Theater, Ringling Museum, and the Sarasota Arts Council.

Board Games and Movie in the Library

When: Thu Aug 23 2018 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Description: Board Games and Movie in the Library