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Tuesday, November 24, 2015

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Our library system is part of a vibrant, caring community of professionals, businesses, and organization who regularly partner with the library to provide education and opportunities for the community. 

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CONSUMERS - Get your free annual credit report online
Better Business Bureau
- Comparison shopping guide with product reviews, price comparisons, and store ratings - Information on car buying and repairs from a consumer advocate
Consumer Guide - Free consumer reports, reviews, price quotes, and product comparisons - Compiles and analyzes available reviews of products
Consumer World
- Public service, non-commercial guide
Edmunds - Car buying guide
Epinions - Product reviews and price comparisons
Federal Citizen Information Center - Provides the full text of publications from the Consumer Information Catalog
Florida Consumer Complaints Guide
Florida Department of Financial Services - Providing education, information, and assistance to consumers with insurance concerns
Florida State Library Consumer Information Directory
Kelley Blue Book - Car buying guide
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration - Information on vehicles and equipment including recalls and defects

AllCrafts - Craft projects and patterns
- Answers to everyday family life including recipes, entertainment, parenting, coupons, travel & more
Family.Org - Web site from Focus on the Family
National Family Association
PBS Parents - Features, advice, and educational activities

All Recipes
Betty Crocker
Epicurious - Offers cooking lessons, weekly field reports, plus chat rooms
Fast Food Facts
Nutritional information for fast food restaurants from
Food Network - Find all your television chefs and recipes here
Martha Stewart's Cooking & Entertaining
Meals for You - Searchable by category, and even gives a shopping list for the menus
The Reluctant Gourmet - Explains basic techniques and has a glossary section for
cooking terms
Top Secret Recipes

Antique Rose Emporium
Better Homes and Gardens
Black's Daylily Patch - Mail order business based locally in Silver Springs, Florida
Burpee Seed Company
Do It Yourself (DIY)
- Home Improvement Information
Gardening Launch Pad -
Over 5000 gardening web links for home gardeners - Sponsors open forums, seed & plant exchanges, and plant image database
Home Safety Council - Includes a Home Safety Encyclopedia, with tips on how to make your home a safer place
Monrovia Wholesale Nurseries - Detailed information on plants and landscaping
Old House Web
Southern Living Magazine


Book Groups

Book Club

outreach-studentEvery third Friday at the Central Ridge branch from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm.

Book Share

Every third Friday at the Floral City branch from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm. Come and share your love of reading with others.

Newcomer's Book Club

Every fourth Thursday at the Lakes Region branch from 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Sunshine State Romance Authors

Twice a month at the Homosassa branch at 10:00 am. Check the library calendars for meeting information. 

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