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UPCOMING EVENTS


 

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 New schedule published the 4th Monday of every month.


News Splash
Upcoming events in the City of Winter Haven

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Tuesday, June 28, 4PM

LEGO Club

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


Tuesday, June 28, 5-6:30PM

Technology Help Desk

Having a problem figuring out your e-reader, laptop or other electronic device?  Stop by the Library on Tuesdays & Thursdays between 5-6:30PM  for help from our City IT Department.


Wednesday, June 29, 10:30AM

Babies & Toddlers Story Time

Topic: Fill Your Plate, Eat

Click here for schedule.


Thursday, June 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 Tuesdays & Thursdays between 5-6:30PM  for help from our City IT Department.


Thursday, June 30, 10:30AM

Summer Program Event

Topic: Decorate Aprons

For school age kids, K-5th. Requires registration at http://whplyouth.eventbright.com

Click here for schedule.


Saturday, July 2, 2-4PM

Summer Cinema
Movie:
Heavyweights (PG)

There will be a movie every Saturday through July 30 at 2PM unless otherwise noted. Movie titles are intended for a family audience. Admission is FREE! Food and drinks are welcome.

Click here for schedule.


Tuesday, July 5, 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, July 5, 4PM

LEGO Club

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


Tuesday, July 5, 5-6:30PM

Technology Help Desk

Having a problem figuring out your e-reader, laptop or other electronic device?  Stop by the Library on Tuesdays & Thursdays between 5-6:30PM  for help from our City IT Department.


Wednesday, July 6, 10:30AM

Babies & Toddlers Story Time

Topic: Make It Green, Gardening

Click here for schedule.


Thursday, July 7, 10:30AM

Summer Program Event

Topic: Worm Composting

For school age kids, K-5th. Requires registration at http://whplyouth.eventbright.com

Click here for schedule.


Thursday, July 7, 5-6:30PM

Technology Help Desk

Having a problem figuring out your e-reader, laptop or other electronic device?  Stop by the Library on Tuesdays & Thursdays between 5-6:30PM  for help from our City IT Department.


Friday, July 8, 3:30-4:30PM

Summer Program Event

Topic: Teen Drone School

Teens learn how to fly a drone. Registration NOT required.

Click here for schedule.


Saturday, July 9, 2-4PM

Summer Cinema
Movie:
How To Eat Fried Worms (PG)

 

There will be a movie every Saturday through July 30 at 2PM unless otherwise noted. Movie titles are intended for a family audience. Admission is FREE! Food and drinks are welcome.

Click here for schedule.


Tuesday, July 12, 4PM

LEGO Club

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


Tuesday, July 12, 5-6:30PM

Technology Help Desk

Having a problem figuring out your e-reader, laptop or other electronic device?  Stop by the Library on Tuesdays & Thursdays between 5-6:30PM  for help from our City IT Department.


Tuesday, July 12, 6PM

Poetry Club

Meets the 2nd Tuesday of every month.


Wednesday, July 13, 10AM

Morning Book Club

Book: One Summer by David Baldacci

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.


Wednesday, July 13, 10:30AM

Babies & Toddlers Story Time

Topic: Be Creative, Craft

Click here for schedule.


Thursday & Friday, July 13 & 14, 9AM-Noon

Summer Program Event

Topic: Kayak Lake Silver

Equipment and supplies provided. For all ages, with signed waiver. Waiver forms are available the the Library as well as Lake Silver the morning of the event.

Register at http://whplyouth.eventbright.com


Thursday, July 14, 10:30AM

Summer Program Event

Topic: Make Herb Planters

For school age kids, K-5th. Requires registration at http://whplyouth.eventbright.com

Click here for schedule.


Thursday, July 14, 5-6:30PM

Technology Help Desk

Having a problem figuring out your e-reader, laptop or other electronic device?  Stop by the Library on Tuesdays & Thursdays between 5-6:30PM  for help from our City IT Department.


Thursday, July 14, 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.


Friday, July 15, 3:30-4:30PM

Minecrafters

Minecrafters is a hands-on event for kids where they learn, play and share the world of Minecraft. Lego Minecraft and Minecraft Pocket Edition on iPads will be featured. This program occurs on the 3rd Friday of the month.


Saturday, July 16, 2-4PM

Summer Cinema

Movie: Angels in the Outfield (PG)

 

There will be a movie every Saturday through July 30 at 2PM unless otherwise noted. Movie titles are intended for a family audience. Admission is FREE! Food and drinks are welcome.

Click here for schedule.


Tuesday, July 19, 4PM

LEGO Club

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


Tuesday, July 19, 4PM

Tuesday Book Club

Book: The Wright Brothers by David G. McCullough

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.


Tuesday, July 19, 5-6:30PM

Technology Help Desk

Having a problem figuring out your e-reader, laptop or other electronic device?  Stop by the Library on Tuesdays & Thursdays between 5-6:30PM  for help from our City IT Department.


Wednesday, July 20, 10:30AM

Babies & Toddlers Story Time

Topic: Get Up and Dance

Click here for schedule.


Thursday, July 21, 10:30AM

Summer Program Event

Topic: Giving Tree Music

For school age kids, K-5th. Requires registration at http://whplyouth.eventbright.com

Click here for schedule.


Thursday, July 21, 5-6:30PM

Technology Help Desk

Having a problem figuring out your e-reader, laptop or other electronic device?  Stop by the Library on Tuesdays & Thursdays between 5-6:30PM  for help from our City IT Department.


Saturday, July 16, 2-4PM

Summer Cinema

Movie: Kung Fu Panda 3 (PG)

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There will be a movie every Saturday through July 30 at 2PM unless otherwise noted. Movie titles are intended for a family audience. Admission is FREE! Food and drinks are welcome.

Click here for schedule.


 

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2016

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Summer programs include:

*Gametize

*Kayak Lake Silver

*Interactive activities

*Crafts

Summer Cinema

Performances

Teen Drone School

Story Time

Lego Club

Minecrafters

Kids Chess Club


*Registration required

 

Library Address:

Winter Haven Public Library
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Winter Haven, FL 33881
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Library Phone:

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Library Hours:

Note: Public access computers shut down 15 minutes before closing.

Monday & Wednesday
9 a.m. - 6 p.m.


Tuesday & Thursday
10 a.m. - 7 p.m.

 

Friday & Saturday
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.