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UPCOMING EVENTS


 

COMPUTER CLASSES

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Click here to receive class schedules via email.

 New schedule published the 4th Monday of every month.

Click here for classes at other libraries in Polk County.


Saturday, March 25, 2-4PM

Saturday Movie @ the Library!

Movie: Trolls (PG)

Join us on the second and fourth Saturday of each month at 2PM, unless otherwise noted. Movie titles are intended for a family audience. Admission is FREE! Food and beverages are welcome.

Click here for schedule.


Saturday, March 25, 2-4:30PM

Technology Help Desk

Having a problem figuring out your e-reader, laptop or other electronic device?  Stop by the Library on Thursdays between 5-6:30PM and on the 2nd & 4th Saturday from 2-4:30 beginning September 10 for help from our City IT Department.


Tuesday, March 28, 4PM

LEGO Club

We supply the Lego blocks, you supply the imagination!  Creations will be displayed during the following week. Ages 6-12


Thursday, March 16, 5-7PM

Teen Technology Planning Group

Teens, ages 12-17 can earn up to 6 community service hours by participating in this group by reading a selected book and bringing in 2 multiple choice questions. This month's book will be "The Island of Dr. Libris by Chris Grabenstein. (2 hours).

Click here for flyer.


Thursday, March 30, 5-6:30PM

Technology Help Desk

Having a problem figuring out your e-reader, laptop or other electronic device?  Stop by the Library on Thursdays between 5-6:30PM and on the 2nd & 4th Saturday from 2-4:30 beginning September 10 for help from our City IT Department.


Saturday, April 1, 10AM-2PM

FREE TAX SERVICES

No reservation required. First come-first served.

Click here to find out what you need to bring with you.

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*Offer good for household income up to $64,000/year.


Saturday, April 1, 12-2PM

Author Panel Discussion: So You Want to Write a Book?

Four prominent local authors discuss the process of publishing novels. Discover the pros and cons of traditional publishing versus indie publishing from their various experiences. Lively Q & A and book signing to follow.

Authors include: Jamie Beckett, Joni M. Fisher, Donna Kelly, and Carol J. Post

Click here for flyer.


Saturday, April 1, 2-4PM

Winter Haven Gaming Club

This month's theme: Racing Games

Lots of games going on during this 2 hour session of gaming. Includes t-shirts, prizes and more! Meets on the 1st Saturday of every month.


Tuesday, April 4, 11AM-4PM

FREE TAX SERVICES

No reservation required. First come-first served.

Click here to find out what you need to bring with you.

Click here for other FREE tax prep sites.

*Offer good for household income up to $64,000/year.


Tuesday, April 4, 2-4PM

Cameos Memoirs Writing Class

Write your own stories! Class meets the first Tuesday of each month. For more information, contact Beverly Lerner at (863) 294-6042 or bevlerner@aol.com


Tuesday, April 4, 4PM

LEGO Club

We supply the Lego blocks, you supply the imagination!  Creations will be displayed during the following week. Ages 6-12


Thursday, April 6, 5-6:30PM

Technology Help Desk

Having a problem figuring out your e-reader, laptop or other electronic device?  Stop by the Library on Thursdays between 5-6:30PM and on the 2nd & 4th Saturday from 2-4:30 beginning September 10 for help from our City IT Department.


Saturday, April 8, 2-4PM

Saturday Movie @ the Library!

Movie: Kubo and the Two Strings (PG)

Join us on the second and fourth Saturday of each month at 2PM, unless otherwise noted. Movie titles are intended for a family audience. Admission is FREE! Food and beverages are welcome.

Click here for schedule.


Tuesday, April 11, 4PM

LEGO Club

We supply the Lego blocks, you supply the imagination!  Creations will be displayed during the following week. Ages 6-12


Tuesday, April 11, 6PM

Poetry Club

Meets the 2nd Tuesday of every month.


Wednesday, April 12, 10AM

Morning Book Club

Book: The High Mountains of Portugal by Yann Martel

This club meets on the 2nd Wednesday of every month. Meetings begin at 10 a.m. in the Historical Conference Room. Titles include a variety of adult fiction, nonfiction and biographies.

Click here for book list.


Thursday, April 13, 1-3:00PM

Creative Writing Critique Group

This group meets on the 2nd & 4th Thursday of the month from 1-3PM. Attendees share and critique their writings. All aspiring writers are welcome. 

Questions? Send email to wekeig@gmail.com.

Click here for flyer.


Thursday, April 13, 5-6:30PM

Technology Help Desk

Having a problem figuring out your e-reader, laptop or other electronic device?  Stop by the Library on Thursdays between 5-6:30PM and on the 2nd & 4th Saturday from 2-4:30 beginning September 10 for help from our City IT Department.


Friday, April 14, 3:30-4:30PM

Virtual Reality Group

Meets the 2nd Friday of every month.


Saturday, April 15, 10AM-2PM

FREE TAX SERVICES

No reservation required. First come-first served.

Click here to find out what you need to bring with you.

Click here for other FREE tax prep sites.

*Offer good for household income up to $64,000/year.


Saturday, April 15, 10AM-4PM

BOOK STORE: 1/2 PRICE SALE TODAY

The Friends of the Library Book Store repeats their 1/2 price sale on the 3rd Saturday of every month.


Saturday, April 15, 10AM-12PM

Teen Arts & Crafts Planning Group

Teens, ages 12-17 can earn up to 6 community service hours by participating in this group which helps plan art and craft projects for kids of all ages (2 hours).

Click here for flyer.


Tuesday, April 18, 4PM

LEGO Club

We supply the Lego blocks, you supply the imagination!  Creations will be displayed during the following week. Ages 6-12


Tuesday, April 18, 4PM

Tuesday Book Club

Book: The Whole Town's Talking by Fannie Flagg

This Club meets on the third Tuesday of every month. Meetings begin at 4PM in the Historical Conference Room. Titles include a variety of adult fiction, nonfiction and biographies.

Click here for a complete list of dates and titles.


Thursday, April 20, 5-6:30PM

Technology Help Desk

Having a problem figuring out your e-reader, laptop or other electronic device?  Stop by the Library on Thursdays between 5-6:30PM and on the 2nd & 4th Saturday from 2-4:30 beginning September 10 for help from our City IT Department.


Thursday, April 20, 5-7PM

Teen Technology Planning Group

Teens, ages 12-17 can earn up to 6 community service hours by participating in this group which helps plan tech programs for school age kids (2 hours).

Click here for flyer.


Friday, April 21, 3:30-4:30PM

Minecrafters

Minecrafters is a hands-on event for kids. Learn, play and share the world of Minecraft. This program occurs on the 3rd Friday of the month.


Saturday, April 22, 2-4PM

Saturday Movie @ the Library!

Movie: Sing (PG)

Join us on the second and fourth Saturday of each month at 2PM, unless otherwise noted. Movie titles are intended for a family audience. Admission is FREE! Food and beverages are welcome.

Click here for schedule.


 

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April 10-15

Each item donated pays $2 toward new and existing fines.

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TAX SERVICES

FREE* tax preparation available

from 11-4 on:

Tue., Apr. 4

and

from 10-2 on:

Sat., Apr. 1 & 15

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