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County Nature Discovery Center to close for the holidays

County Nature Discovery Center to close for the holidays

Polk Co., FL-- Polk’s Nature Discovery Center will be closed December 22 - 25.The trails, however, will remain open the regular hours during this time.

Polk’s Nature Discovery Center is located in the Circle B Bar Reserve at 4399 Winter Lake Rd, Lakeland, FL.  

For more information, call 863-668-4673. 

Paws to Read Party for your pup!

Paws to Read Party for your pup!

Bartow, FL-- The Bartow Public Library is hosting a "Paws to Read" on Saturday, December 15. 

They invite you to, "come help celebrate their faiteful service," and enjoy "cake, Frosty Paws and dog bisquits," to be served at the event. 

The hour long party begins at 10:30 a.m. at the library, located at 2150 S. Broadway Ave. Bartow, FL 33830.

Teen Poinsettia Decoration

Teen Poinsettia Decoration

Bartow, FL-- Kids and teens in grades six through 12 can create their very own flowering poinsettia decorations out of paper on Thursday, December 13 from 4:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Just head to the Bartow Public Library, located at 2150 S. Broadway Ave. Bartow, FL 33830.

 

Save money and watch a free movie

Bartow, Florida -- In a tight economy what could be better than some free entertainment?

Well, this Saturday, saving money is even more thrilling at the Bartow Public Library.

Thrilling, because they're showing a free screening of "The Bourne Legacy" between 2:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m.

Adult Book Club in Bartow

Adult Book Club in Bartow

Bartow, FL-- The Bartow Public Library will host and adult book club meeting on November 27 at 3 p.m.

The book up for discussion is Zeitoun by Dave Eggers.

Copies will be available for $3 at the library.

For more information, call 863-534-0131

 

 

Mother/Daughter Book Discussion Nov. 29

Mother/Daughter Book Discussion Nov. 29

Bartow, Florida -- Grow closer reading together! Girls ages 9-12 and their mothers, grandmothers, aunts, big sisters or guardians are invited to attend.

Sign up at the front desk and receive a free copy of the month’s title.

The group meets from 5 - 6 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 29 at the Bartow Public Library.

Mobile One Stop this Thursday

Mobile One Stop this Thursday

Winter Haven, FL-- Need a little help updating your resume, assessing your job skills or filling out a job application? How about assistance with registering for or seeking out counseling services?

If so, you will want to attend Polk Works' Mobile One Stop event in the Winter Haven Library parking lot from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. this Thursday. 

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