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Sunday, October 25, 2020

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Meet a Villager: Linda Lee Keenan

Meet a Villager: Linda Lee Keenan

Local author writes historical fiction set in WWII era Poland. Vital stats:  Author of “With Love From Poland” and “The Journal”. Resident of the Village of Fernandina. Originally from Buffalo, New York. Lives part time in Connecticut. Has two daughters.…
Library cards are tickets to travel

Library cards are tickets to travel

It’s not too late! Even though September is national library card signup month, you can still get a library card in October. Lake County has turned to its first poet laureate, Laura Sobbott Ross, to promote library card sign-ups. She…
Some Lake County Libraries Closed on Columbus Day

Some Lake County Libraries Closed on Columbus Day

If you use the following libraries, mark you calendar that they will be closed a week from Monday. On Columbus Day, Monday, Oct. 8, the following Lake County libraries will be closed to the public while staff performs an all day, in-house…
Summer Learning Program at Lake libraries stirs the imagination

Summer Learning Program at Lake libraries stirs the imagination

Big shows, special activities, and new weekend hours are in store for children who want to continue learning—and having fun—through the summer months. W.T. Bland Public Library, 1995 N. Donnelly St. in Mount Dora, recently announced its Summer Learning Program…
Minneola Library fundraiser: books, baked goods, and yard sale

Minneola Library fundraiser: books, baked goods, and yard sale

A “one-stop shop” will bring together several pastimes: reading, eating, gardening, and shopping. The Minneola Schoolhouse Library’s Huge Book, Bake & Yard Sale is scheduled from 8am-2pm Saturday, May 12, at the Minneola City Hall Gym, 800 U.S. Highway 27,…
FHW and Friends of Tavares Library are Helping Babies

FHW and Friends of Tavares Library are Helping Babies

A new program was launched this week by Florida Hospital Waterman, who partnered with the Friends of the Tavares Public Library, to “give newborn babies the gift of a lifetime.” It’s never too early to begin setting aside time for…
Writing a New Chapter

Writing a New Chapter

It was one for the books as the Leesburg Public Library held a celebration June 13 to commemorate three milestones. This year marks the library’s 125th anniversary and the 10th anniversary since its existing 45,000-square foot facility opened. In addition,…
Clear Your Record and Help Lake County

Clear Your Record and Help Lake County

Here’s your chance to get a clean record on your library card and help someone else at the same time. From May 1-13, the Lake County Library Systems is forgiving library fines for overdue materials if you’ll bring in a…
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