Know Your Country
Know Your Country

Know Your Country

On November 10, 2011.

Tonight the Philipsburg Jubilee Library is hosting the last chapter in the “Power of Knowledge” Series titled: “Know Your Country!” There will be music, a short lecture about the history of St. Maarten and a display of food from the various cultures represented on the island. Also a photography exhibit of the history of St. Maarten is displayed in the central hall of the library.

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Children’s Bookweek 2011
Children’s Bookweek 2011

Children’s Book week 2011

From November 20, 2011 to November 27, 2011.

From the 20th to the 27th of November, Children’s Book week 2011 will be promoting reading and the love of nature and animals in books. Our theme this year is “Nature and Animal Stories”. Under the slogan: “Read Green, Live Green… All the Cool Kids love Animals” Our opening mini parade and Read – A- Thon on Sunday 20th of November 2011, on the library’s parking lot and in the library’s hall will kick off the many activities that are scheduled.

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Me Too
Me Too

Me Too

On November 14, 2011.

Cineclub St. Maarten presents Monday November 14th, the movie “Me Too” at the Philipsburg Jubilee Library at 7.30 pm. Ticket office opens at 7.00 pm.

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Library closure
Library closure

Library closure

From October 30, 2011 to November 2, 2011.

From Sunday the 30th of October to November 1st the library staff will be attending a seminar. In connection with the abovementioned the office / library will be closed to the general public on Monday 31st October and Tuesday November 1st, 2011. All books due on the first will be extended.

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Art competition adults
Art competition adults

"The royal family, seen from a Caribbean perspective", adult competition for artists and amateurs

Draw or paint a portrait of the Queen, prince Willem Alexander or princess Maxima. The art work should have a minimum size of 16”x 20” or 40 cm x50 cm; The work must be framed to hang; Only one entry per person is allowed; The artwork has to be delivered at the Philipsburg Jubilee Library on Saturday October 22nd, 2011, between 10 am. and 1 pm. we will not accept entries on any other day or time. Please see attached flyer for more info!