Events

Toddler/Story Time
The Eglin Library will host Toddler/Story Time at the Bubble, Building 2579 at 10 am. Join us for stories, games, crafts, and more! No sign up is required. Building located between the Fire Station and Eglin Elementary.

There will be no Toddler Time on March 19.

AGES 0-2: First & Third Tuesdays
AGES 3-4: Second & Fourth Tuesdays

Computers Open for Test Prep: Every Wednesday | 9 am-Noon
Several computer stations will be specially reserved at the Eglin Digital Library every Wednesday for practice testing utilizing the EBSCO LearningExpress suite for DoD Test Prep. This eLearning resource provides access to:

  • Military test prep (ASTB-E, ASVAB, Military Flight Aptitude Test, Officer Candidate Tests, etc.)
  • CLEP, DSST, TOEFL iBT, IELTS, SAT prep
  • Resources for military transition to civilian careers
  • Career certification exam prep for a wide range of occupations

… and much, much more. Plus, the SCORE MY TEST feature submits your answers for immediate scoring and analysis. Reservations are not required; just walk in and test well!

African-American History Month
Test your knowledge of achievements and historic moments in African-American history. Beginning Friday, February 1, we will have a weekly trivia contest in honor of African-American History Month. Quizzes will be available at the circulation desk. One entry per person and the weekly winner will receive a $25 Amazon gift card. 

Spring Break Craft Day/STEM Stations: Tuesday, March 19: 10 am – 2 pm
All ages are invited to Bldg 825 for a Spring Break Craft Day and STEM Stations. We will have hands-on activities and take home crafts. Stop in anytime between 10 am and 2 pm! Parent or guardian must remain in the building. No registration required.

How to Download Library E-Resources
Learn how to take advantage of free access to books, films, magazines, and more from the comfort of your own home. Bring your own smartphone, tablet, or laptop. Registration is required. Call 882-9308 or email eglinlibrary@gmail.com.

Thursday, February 14
10 am – 11 am
Tuesday, March 12
1 pm – 2 pm
Thursday, April 18
10 am – 11 am

Introduction to Library Resources
Learn more about free resources from the library! Bring your own smartphone, tablet, or laptop. Registration is required. Call 882-9308 or email eglinlibrary@gmail.com.

Gale Resources: Career, Legal Forms, Health and Wellness
Thursday, February 28
10 am – 11 am
EBSCO Resources: Consumer Reports, Small Business Center, Fold3 Ancestry
Thursday, March 21
1 pm – 2 pm
Brain HQ: Brain-training system that offers 29 exercises specialized to work out your attention, brain speed, memory, people skills, navigation, and intelligence.
Tuesday, April 23
1 pm – 2 pm

Tech Basics
The library offers one-on-one Tech Basic sessions covering these skills: library catalog and online resources, downloading or streaming the library’s ebooks, audiobooks, and magazines, and internet searching. Sessions take place Wednesday afternoons and Friday mornings. Please check the event calendar for upcoming sessions or call 882-9309. Walk ins welcome.

Research Assistance Offered
If you are returning to school, the library offers assistance with the use of research databases. We are available to walk you through the databases offered by the Air Force and by your school. One-on-one sessions are available and classes are welcome also. Walk-ins welcome!