Calendar

Sep
20
Thu
Public Garden Tours at The Cummer @ The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens
Sep 20 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Free with Paid Admission, No registration required

Join the Museum every Tuesday and Thursday for a guided tour of the historic Cummer Gardens, beginning in the Museum lobby.

Jaxson’s Night Market
Sep 20 @ 5:30 PM – 9:00 PM

Jaxsons Night Market is a local, downtown market held every third Thursday of the month in Hemming Park from 5:30 – 9 p.m. This free event for Jaxsons by Jaxsons, showcases what makes our community unique including local makers, food artisans, fashion vendors, food trucks, craft beer, live music, live demos and more!

A TOUR WITH NINAH
Sep 20 @ 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM

Members $15, Non-Members $20 | Registration required
Doors open at 5:45 p.m.

Experience the Cummer Museum through the eyes of Ninah Cummer. Multi-faceted artist/educator Barbara Colaciello brings Ninah to life as she shares how Ninah curated her collection and her vision for the future. There will be seated stops in specific galleries where you can gaze at the art purchased by Ninah and learn more about what inspired her to purchase particular works of art. After the tour, enjoy cheese, beer, and wine in the Uible Loggia.

All reservations are will-call only. Check-in will be in the Cummer Museum Lobby. This event is for adults only. Please note we do not offer refunds.

Sep
21
Fri
Stories for Young Children @ Willowbranch Library
Sep 21 @ 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM

This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and songs that promote language development, vocabulary building, and comprehension.

1-on-1 Tech Tutoring @ Willowbranch Library
Sep 21 @ 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

One-on-one assistance with downloadable media, email, the Internet, online applications, and basic technology instruction. For downloadable media support, please bring your charged laptop or mobile device. Times and locations vary. You can now sign up for your appointment online at https://jpl.libcal.com/booking/techtutor. Please visit or call your local branch if you need help booking an appointment.

1-on-1 Tech Tutoring @ Willowbranch Library
Sep 21 @ 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

One-on-one assistance with downloadable media, email, the Internet, online applications, and basic technology instruction. For downloadable media support, please bring your charged laptop or mobile device. Times and locations vary. You can now sign up for your appointment online at https://jpl.libcal.com/booking/techtutor. Please visit or call your local branch if you need help booking an appointment.

Pastel Drawing Class @ Murray Hill Art Class
Sep 21 @ 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM

This is an ongoing class that meets every Friday for all artists levels. The class will focus on pastels, materials and techniques.

Students will work from a live model and still life setups on a rotating basis using various types of soft pastels and supports. Check our website for the recommended supply list.

Questions can be directed to Kevin Arthur @ 904-327-7439

Sep
22
Sat
MOCA JACKSONVILLE JOINS SMITHSONIAN MAGAZINE’S 14TH ANNUAL MUSEUM DAY @ MOCA
Sep 22 @ 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

The Museum of Contemporary Art Jacksonville will open its doors free of charge to all Museum Day ticketholders on Saturday, September 22, as part of Smithsonian magazine’s 14th annual Museum Day, a national celebration of boundless curiosity in which participating museums emulate the free admission policy at the Smithsonian Institution’s Washington DC-based museums.

The theme of this year’s Museum Day is Women Making History, honoring women in society who are trailblazers in the arts, sciences, innovation and culture, and emboldening others to be pioneers as well.

For Museum Day, MOCA Jacksonville will have an art activity that celebrates female artists featured in the museum’s permanent collection. Also, in the MOCA Theater the Project Atrium Documentary Series will be showing throughout the day, highlighting documentaries of female Project Atrium Artists that have shown at the museum in the Haskell Atrium Gallery.

Museum Day tickets will be available for download at Smithsonian.com/MuseumDay beginning August 15. Visitors who present a Museum Day ticket will gain free entrance for two at participating venues on September 22, 2018. One ticket is permitted per email address.

Riverside Arts Market @ Under Fuller Warren Bridge
Sep 22 @ 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

About Riverside Arts Market

A Program of Riverside Avondale Preservation (RAP) the Riverside Arts Market celebrates the arts and our Northeast Florida community. The weekly market features live music, food, art, fresh produce under the canopy of the Fuller Warren Bridge. For more information, including directions and a calendar of events, visit riversideartsmarket.com.

Celebrity Basketball Game @ Paxon High School for Advanced Studies
Sep 22 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Jacksonville HELPS Week will culminate with the annual Celebrity Basketball Game on Saturday, September 22, 6 p.m. at Paxon School for Advanced Studies. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased at imastarfoundation.org.

High school all stars will play celebrities in this match-up, to raise money for homeless students. Celebrity player names will be released later this week.

Recently, NBA Hall of Famer and Los Angeles Lakers’ President Magic Johnson showed support for the Celebrity Basketball Game. See here: https://youtu.be/VoOVkaO9-E4