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Wednesday, November 26, 2014

All libraries will be closed on Thursday, November 27th and Friday, November 28th for Thanksgiving. Normal library hours resume Saturday, November 29th.

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Be a Voice for a Child Who Has Been Abused or Neglected

guardian-ad-litem-logoA Guardian ad Litem is a volunteer appointed by the court to advocate for a child, the volunteer works as part of a team with a volunteer supervisor and program attorney.

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Nature Coast Bead Society

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Bead artist and enthusiast, beginner to advanced.

Coastal Region

Wednesdays,  10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

 

 

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Stories with Santa

santaglassesSanta will be stopping by the Library for a visit. Get into the holiday spirit and join us for some favorite Christmas stories and songs. Make a craft and receive a special surprise. Children will be able to tell Santa their wishes. Don't forget to bring your camera!

Lakes Region
Tuesday, December 09, 5:30 - 6:30 PM

Homosassa
Wednesday, December 10, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Floral City
Tuesday, December 16, 5:30 - 6:30 PM

Central Ridge
Wednesday, December 17, 5:00 - 6:00 PM

Coastal Region
Thursday, December 18, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

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Monday Movie Matinee: "Thomas Kinkade's Christmas Cotta…

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"Thomas Kinkade's Christmas Cottage," PG, is a semi-autobiographical tale of how a young boy is propelled to launch a career as an artist after he learns that his mother is in danger of losing the family home. Please request a movie pass at the Circulation desk.

Lakes Region

Monday, December 08, 2:00 - 4:30 PM

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Tobacco Cessation Class

Tobacco-Cessation-ClassesGulfCoast North Area Health Education Center is partnering with Citrus County Library System to provide a FREE 2-hour tobacco dependence seminar. Anyone interested in quitting tobacco can participate and will be provided with a free and optional supply of nicotine replacement therapy 9nrt0 including patches, gum, or lozenges. This program is funded by the Florida Department of Health. To register and find out more information, please call (813)929-1000 ext 204 or visit www.gnahec.org. Space is limited.

Homosassa branch
Monday, December 08, 4:45 - 6:45 PM
Saturday, January 10, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Tuesday, January 20, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM 

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Holiday Craft Workshop!

holidayfun-webCome to the library and make fun holiday crafts and decorations to take home. Children, bring your brothers, sisters, best friends, parents, and grandparents. Make it a family time full of fun!

Lakes Region
Saturday, December 06, 10:30 - 12:00 PM

Central Ridge
Saturday, December 13, 10:30 - 11:30 AM

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May 11, Wildlife Jeopardy: Cranes

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Wildlife Park To Host Wildlife Jeopardy Program May 11 
-May’s program to focus on Cranes -

The Florida Department of Environmental Protection’s Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park will host a Wildlife Jeopardy program in the Education Center on Saturday, May 11, 2013 from noon until 12:30 pm. The program will be on Cranes.

The Wildlife Jeopardy program is an educational program for all ages. Volunteer Barbara Cairns will use a Jeopardy-style format to present interesting information on different Florida species monthly.

This program is included at no additional charge with regular park admission. It is a ten-minute walk from the park’s West entrance on Fishbowl Drive to the Education Center. The programs are held monthly December through May.

Barbara works as a docent in the Children's Education Center and is a retired school principal in overseas Dept. of Defense Schools in Labrador, Germany and Panama. She is also a published author with articles and stories in books, magazines and newspapers. Her latest books are Cracker Cow: a Narrative of Florida History, and Gatsby’s Adventures.

For more information, visit www.floridastateparks.org.

The event will take place:

12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Saturday, May 11, 2013
Children’s Education Center
Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park
4150 South Suncoast Boulevard (U.S. Highway 19)
Homosassa, Florida

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