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UPCOMING EVENTS


 

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Upcoming events in the City of Winter Haven

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Saturday, May 28, 2-4PM

Saturday Afternoon at the Movies

Movie: Lego Star Wars - Droid Tales (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 drinks are welcome.

Click here for schedule.


Monday, June 6, 4-5PM

Chess Club

Want to learn how to play chess? Or, maybe you already know Chess and just want to come out and join the club. This Club is for kids ages 6-12.


Tuesday, June 7, 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, June 7, 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 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.


Wednesday, June 8, 10AM

Morning Book Club

Book: God Help the Child by Toni Morrison

This club meets 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 list.


Thursday, June 9, 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, June 9, 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, June 10, 3:30-4:30PM

Minecrafters

Minecrafters is a hands-on event for kids ages 6-12. Learn, play and share the world of Minecraft. Lego Minecraft and Minecraft Pocket Edition on iPads will be featured. This program usually occurs on the 3rd Friday of the month unless otherwise noted.


Saturday, June 11, 2-4PM

Summer Cinema
Movie:
Zootopia (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, June 14, 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 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.


Tuesday, June 14, 6PM

Poetry Club

Meets the 2nd Tuesday of every month.


Thursday, June 16, 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, June 17, 5-7PM

Summer Kickoff Party!

Rock Band, Dance Central, Orlando Youth Circus, Cardboard Box Relay Race, Smoothies from Bambu Body Bar, Slither.io,

giveaways and more! All ages, sign up for the Gametize Challenge and play all summer to win BIG!

Click here for more details.


Saturday, June 18, 2-4PM

Saturday Afternoon at the Movies

Movie: No Movie Today

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 drinks are welcome.

Click here for schedule.


Tuesday, June 21, 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 21, 4PM

Tuesday Book Club

Book: The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck

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, June 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.


Thursday, June 23, 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, June 23, 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, June 25, 2-4PM

Summer Cinema
Movie:
Cool Runnings (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.


 

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