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See what goes bump in the night this week in Bartow!

See what goes bump in the night this week in Bartow!

Bartow, Florida -- While most of us are sleeping, there's a whole world of activity going on. Nightime is the time lots of animals "do their thing".

This week, you can get a first-hand, up-close look at some of those animals when the Nocturnal Animals Presentation is made at the Bartow Public Library.

The folks from Lowry Park Zoo will be making what they're calling "an extreme presentation" at the Library on July 25 from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m..

Dessert Fest!

Dessert Fest!

Bartow, Florida-- How sweet it is....to go to the library?!

Yes, that's right! The Bartow Public Library will host Dessert Fest for teens on Tuesday, July 24.

The fun begins at 3:30 p.m. The library is loated at 2150 South Broadway Avenue Bartow, FL 33830.

Computer Classes for adults

Computer Classes for adults

Bartow, Florida-- On July 23 and 30 there are computer classes offered to adults at the Bartow Public Library for reserved attendees only. 

All classes begin at 1 p.m. and space is limited, so they encourage you to register soon.  Once classes begin, no more names will be taken.

Movies at Bartow Library

Movies at Bartow Library

Bartow, Florida-- Make your Saturday a little mysterious!

Tomorrow the Bartow Public Library will show Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows for free.

The movie starts at 2:30. Head to the library, located at 2150 South Broadway Ave. Bartow, FL 33830.

 

Dogs are all ears this Saturday at Bartow Library

Dogs are all ears this Saturday at Bartow Library

Bartow, FL -- Therapy dogs do a lot for us humans. But this week, some humans will be treating the dogs to a little something special.

The program, called "Paws to Read" will be taking place at the Bartow Public Library this Saturday.

During the event, kids will be reading to therapy dogs.

Kids will get to read to Smiles Unleashed therapy dogs, and in exchange, will receive a free sticker and a book.

Public hearing to discuss '12-'13 Code of Student Conduct

Public hearing to discuss '12-'13 Code of Student Conduct

Polk County, Florida-- The Polk County School Board will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, July 31 to consider changes to he 2012-2013 Code of Student Conduct. 

"The public hearing will take place during the school board meeting, scheduled to begin at 5 p.m. It will take place in the School Board Auditorium located in the Polk County Public Schools District Office," Polk County Public Schools said in a release.

The Polk County Public Schools Office is located at 1915 South Floral Avenue, Bartow, FL 33830.

Free movie at the Bartow Public Library this weekend

Free movie at the Bartow Public Library this weekend

Bartow, Florida-- It looks like it could be a rainy day in Bartow on Saturday, and what better way to spend it than watching a free movie at the Bartow Public Library.

The family friendly movie scheduled to play is "Journey 2: The Mysterious Island." It has a rating of PG and will last a little over an hour-and-a-half.

Head to the Bartow Public Library at 2:30 for the fun! 

The library is located at  2150 South Broadway Avenue Bartow, FL 33830.