Events

Baby Sign Language Toddler Time: Tuesday, January 15: 10 am – 11 am
Did you know that babies can actually understand spoken language before they are physically able to speak? When you sign with your baby, you will find true value as you look into the infant mind. Building 2579 at 10 am. No sign up is required. Building located between the Fire Station and Eglin Elementary.

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.

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

This Event is Full! Speedometry STEM Program: Saturday, January 26: 1 pm – 3 pm
The Military Child Education Coalition has partnered with Mattel to bring STEM learning to families through Hot Wheels® Speedometry™. These hands-on activities are an interactive way of learning about Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM). Fun and engaging, students learn how to evaluate and interpret data while using the concepts of physics. Developed for ages 5+. Call or email to register or visit EventBrite.

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! 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.

Makerspace Lab
Learn the basics of 3D printing with our Makerbot Replicator+. We will supply a limited amount of filament. Please email eglinlibrary@gmail.com or call 882-9308 if you have any additional questions.

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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!

Meeting Room Available
The library provides a meeting room with projector and Wi-Fi. Ideal for 6-8 participants. Food and drink allowed. Please call or email to reserve this free space.