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UPCOMING EVENTS


 Click here to register for a computer class.

Click here to receive class schedules via email.

 New schedule published the 4th Monday of every month.


Tuesday, December 6, 4PM

LEGO Club

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


Thursday, December 8, 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, December 8, 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, December 10, 7AM

2016 Jingle Bell Classic

The 2016 Jingle Bell Classic is a blast for people of all ages. Come out and "Jingle" all the way through beautiful Winter Haven, FL. There are races for everyone, even dogs! You can even bring your kids to our fun activity area.

Click here for details Click here to register.

It it's not too late, you can also participate in the City to City Turkey Trot on November 20 with a 20% discount for registering for both. Click her to register for both.


Saturday, December 10, 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.


Monday, December 12

Tuesday, December 13

Closed for building maintenance.


Wednesday, December 14, 10AM

Morning Book Club

Book: The Inextinguishable Symphony by Martin Goldsmith

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, December 15, 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, December 16, 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.


Monday, December 19, 2-4PM

Christmas Cinema Week @ the Library!

Movie: Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas (G)

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, December 20, 2-4PM

Christmas Cinema Week @ the Library!

Movie: The Polar Express (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, December 20, 4PM

LEGO Club

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


Tuesday, December 20, 4PM

Tuesday Book Club

Book: Holiday themed book of your choice

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.


Wednesday, December 21, 2-4PM

Christmas Cinema Week @ the Library!

Movie: A Christmas Story (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.


Thursday, December 22, 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, December 22, 2-4PM

Christmas Cinema Week @ the Library!

Movie: Elf (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.


Thursday, December 22, 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, December 23 CLOSED

Saturday, December 24 CLOSED

Monday, December 26 CLOSED


Tuesday, December 27, 4PM

LEGO Club

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


Thursday, December 29, 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.


Monday, January 2 CLOSED


 

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Santa Calling

Have Santa

call your child.

Deadline to register December 5

Santa will call Thursday, December 8 between 6-8 p.m.

Click here to register.

Applications are also available in the Children's Department.


2016

Jingle Bell Classic

Saturday
December 10

All events start and finish in Downtown Winter Haven.

 

For registration and more info, go to fitniche.com
or call 863-293-0540

Click here for flyer.


2016-2017

Speaker Series

featuring

ARCHITECTURE


January 26, 5:30 p.m.

Registration opens Dec. 26

FLORIDA SOUTHERN COLLEGE - GREAT AMERICAN CAMPUS


Click here for details.