Anastasia Island Branch
Wednesday, March 12 @ 10:30am
Bring in your little ones to the Anastasia Island Branch Library to meet some of our local heroes, members of the U.S. Coast Guard. They will explain what they do and teach us about water safety. There will be a craft and a meet-and-greet and everyone will have a chance to meet a local superhero and ask questions.
Friday, October 3 @ 3:30pm
(PG) Join us for this fun family film of a Walt Disney ride turned into a movie! Workaholic realtor, Jim Evers, his wife/business partner, Sara, and their two children are summoned to a mansion. When they discover that the place is haunted, Jim discovers an important lesson about the family he's neglected as they attempt to escape. Light snacks will be provided by the Friends of the Anastasia Island Branch Library. Call the library at 209-3730 for movie title.
Wednesday, October 1 @ 2:30pm
Don't be frightened, it's only a donut! Kids and tweens will have fun creating their own scary treats. Make some edible creepy eyeballs, chocolate bats, s'mores and more. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Anastasia Island Branch Library.
Thursday, October 3 @ 6pm
Give your feet a treat by experiencing Raindrop Therapy. Inspired by the Lakota Indians, Raindrop Therapy uses therapeutic oils for balancing and rejuvenating the mind and body. When properly applied to the neck, back and feet, these essential oils can bring about electrical alignment and help relieve a variety of discomforts caused by imbalances in the body. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Anastasia Island Branch Library.
Thursday, March 13 @ 10am - 8pm
Friday, March 14 @ 10am - 6pm
Saturday, March 15 @ 10am - 5pm
Do you love books and suffer from an overwhelming desire to read as often as possible? Fulfill your desire and support your local library at the same time. Visit us this weekend and pick out a book or two or twenty. On Saturday only, prices will be reduced by 50% and you can even fill a grocery sack with dollar books for seven dollars.
Friday, September 13 @ 11am
Avoid the downtown concert melee--Friday the 13th is your lucky day if you stop by the Anastasia Island Branch and treat yourself right! Paige Hunt, aka The Spa Lady, will be providing brief spa treatments in our community room, from 11am to noon. Hey moms--now that the kids are back in school and you have some time to yourself, how about a visit to the library just for you?
Saturday, September 28 @ 2pm
Would you like to learn how you can play an important role in helping monarch butterflies during their winter migration? Join Sara Fenwick, the "Monarch Midwife," as she shares her personal experiences with raising and releasing monarch butterflies.
Saturday, September 7 @ 2pm
Join author Barbara Legge as she tells stories from her book "Old Lady Flute--She Tells All!" A member of the Florida Writers and Florida Storytelling associations, Legge will tell fun stories about growing up in the 40's and 50's, as well as her work as a professional clown, dog groomer and massage therapist.
Book Drop Relocated
In order to serve our patrons better, we have relocated our book drop to improve traffic flow in the area. Please look for the new book drop under our new white awning near the fountain.