Come to the library and enjoy a G rated film. This holiday movie is based on children's author Chris Van Allsburg's modern holiday classic of the same name. The Polar Express revolves around Billy, who longs to believe in Santa Claus but finds it quite difficult to do so. This all changes, however, on Christmas Eve, when a mysterious train visits Billy in the middle of the night, promising to take him and a group of other lucky children to the North Pole for a visit with Santa.
Lakes Region Saturday, December 17, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Come learn about the newest program offered by Literacy Services. Learn how Career Online High School works, the benefits, and how to sign up! COHS is made possible by a partnership between Florida Department of Library and Information Services, Gale Cengage, and public libraries.
Central Ridge Friday, December 16, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Coastal Region Tuesday, January 17, 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Travis Shaw (Benjamin Walker) is a ladies' man who thinks a serious relationship would cramp his easygoing lifestyle. Gabby Holland (Teresa Palmer) is a feisty medical student who's preparing to settle down with her long-term boyfriend (Tom Welling). Fate brings the two together as Gabby moves next door to Travis, sparking an irresistible attraction that upends both of their lives. As their bond grows, the unlikely couple must decide how far they're willing to go to keep the hope of love alive.
Central Ridge Friday, December 16, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Join us for an informative presentation that will introduce the basics of Pinterest. Learn how to navigate Pinterest and utilize it for your crafting needs. In this class you’ll learn why people use Pinterest, how to create your own Pinterest account, create boards, search for crafts, and more. A question and answer session will follow. Classes are free, but registration is required due to limited space.
Coastal Region Thursday, December 15, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Join us for Santa's annual visit to the library. Enjoy listening to some favorite Christmas stories, visit with Santa, make reindeer food, play reindeer games and sing-a-long with our Floral City Heritage Council carolers. Sponsored by the Friends of the Floral City Library.
Floral City Thursday, December 15, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM