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Friday, September 30, 2016

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What's Happening in Citrus County?

vistcitrusJoin Visit Citrus to learn all about what's happening in Citrus County! You'll get the inside scoop on Citrus County happenings, from events and festivals to plans and progress. A short question & answer session will follow the presentation.

Homosassa
Thursday, October 13, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Lakes Region
Wednesday, October 26, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

 

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Games for Your Brain

braingamesIt's Train Your Brain Day - spending a little time every day thinking through mind-challenging puzzles helps keep your mental processes sharp and agile.  Join us for word and number puzzles, brain teasers and card games.

Floral City
Thursday, October 13, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

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Teen Read Week Program: Read for the Fun of It

readforthefunofitCelebrate Teen Read Week @ the Library. Join your friends in making fun book related crafts.

Lakes Region
Thursday, October 13, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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Pumpkin Science

pumpkinBudding scientists will enjoy a morning of exploration and discovery. Use all of your senses as we explore, discover, and create. Be ready to get your hands dirty and have some fun!

Central Ridge

Thursday, October 13, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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Teddy Bear's Picnic

teddybear-picnicBring your favorite Teddy Bear to the Homosassa Library's Teddy Bear Picnic to hear some "beary" good stories while enjoying  some treats and making a terrific teddy craft.

Homosassa
Wednesday, October 12, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM 

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Teen Movie @ Your Library: Goosebumps

goosebumpsTweens and teens, join us for a PG rated film. In this feature-film adaptation of the popular YA book series, a teenager named Zach reluctantly moves to the quiet town of Madison, Delaware where he quickly realizes that his reclusive new neighbor is in fact the horror author of the Goosebumps series. After a freak accident frees the monsters from Stine's famous stories, Zach and his friends must work together to save their town from destruction.

Lakes Region
Wednesday, October 12, 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM


 

 

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Citrus County


ITRUS COUNTY

Florida Electronic Federal Depository Library - Links to major topics of interest.
Citrus County Historical Society

COMMUNITY RESOURCES
2-1-1 United Way Helpline
 - Calls to the helpline are answered by Community Resource Advisors who search a comprehensive database of listings and provide practical information about how to get help from government programs and community agencies in the callers area.
Wireless Hotspots in Citrus County - local establishments making temporary WiFi available.

COMMUNITY WEBSITES
Citrus Springs Directory
City of Crystal River
City of Inverness

GOVERNMENT
Citrus County Government

NEWS
Citrus County Chronicle Online

RECREATION
Citrus County Chamber of Commerce - Information, calendar of events, and tourism information.
Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park - Manatee information, upcoming events.
ManateeCam.com - Digital images from Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park's underwater observatory.
Rails to Trails of the Withlacoochee - A 46-mile stretch of railroad track that was converted to a paved recreational trail suitable for hiking, biking, and skating. Horseback riding is available on a separate trail along side the paved trail. 

Recreation Guide and MapsFrom the Southwest Florida Water Management District.
VisitCitrus.com - Find out what's happening in Citrus County. Includes a photo gallery, event calendar, and a printable brochure.
Withlacoochee State Forest - Declared as one of the "10 Coolest Places You've Never Been in North America" by the World Wildlife Fund.

ROADS
Suncoast Parkway 2 - Florida Department of Transportation's web site for the Suncoast Parkway, Project 2.

SCHOOLS
Citrus County School District

WEATHER
Evacuation Zones FloridaDisaster, Florida Division of Emergency Management. These county-wide evacuation route and zone maps are based upon the most up-to-date regional evacuation studies and are intended for general reference.
Shelters Citrus County storm shelters.

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