Upcoming Events

Title: Victorian Valentines
Date: Thursday, February 2, 2023
Time: 5:15pm - 6:45pm
Presenter: Amanda Holmberg
Location: Lakeland History Room
Library: Lakeland Public Library
Audiences: Adult
Categories: Arts & Crafts, Lakeland Public Library Main
Description:

Celebrate the season of love with a nineteenth century twist!  Join us in the Lakeland History Room as we pull out the paper doilies and pearls to craft homemade Victorian valentines. 

No registration required.

Title: Generators - Research on Ethnic Heritage
Date: Monday, February 6, 2023
Time: 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Presenter: LuAnn Mims
Location: Lakeland History Room
Library: Lakeland Public Library
Audiences: Adult, All Audiences
Categories: Archiving Classes, Classes, History, Genealogy, and Culture, Lakeland Public Library Main
Registration: Registration is required for this event.
Description:

The Generators is an ad hoc genealogy group that meets monthly to discuss topics, current methodology and helpful hints to keep you going on your family history search with a focused topics each month. Some genealogy knowledge is recommended.

We will be meeting in person at the Lakeland Public Library History Room.  Registration is required.

February Topic:  Research on Ethnic Heritage

 

Title: Storytime @ the Main Library
Date: Wednesday, February 8, 2023
Time: 10:00am - 10:30am
Presenter: Melissa Estrada & Charles Frierman
Library: Lakeland Public Library
Audiences: Youth
Categories: Lakeland Public Library Main, Storytimes
Description:

Join us for stories and activities featuring books, songs and rhymes that promote the development of verbal and listening skills. Storytime is recommended for ages 2-5.

Title: Let’s Get Started with Ancestry.com
Date: Wednesday, February 15, 2023
Time: 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Presenter: LuAnn Mims
Location: Lakeland History Room
Library: Lakeland Public Library
Audiences: Adult
Categories: Archiving Classes, History, Genealogy, and Culture, Lakeland Public Library Main
Registration: Registration is required for this event.
Description:

Find out how to use the resources of this premiere genealogy resource to get you moving along with your family history in the guided workshop.  Bring your laptops or tablets to follow along.

Title: Pirate Invasion!
Date: Saturday, February 18, 2023
Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm
Presenter: Tariq Belhaj, Melissa Estrada, Amanda Holmberg & LuAnn Mims
Library: Lakeland Public Library
Audiences: Adult, All Audiences, Teen, Tween, Youth
Categories: Arts & Crafts, Lakeland Public Library Main, Special Event
Description:

Ahoy Me Hearties!

The Reader’s Revenge Book-aneer Krewe at the Lakeland Public Library is looking for young buccaneers to help us find the lost gold treasure of Tierra de Lagos.  Pirate recruits will need to be savvy and skilled to prove you a worthy scallywag!  Are you shipshape or shark bait?  Wear ye best pirate slops (attire), be ready to sing shanties along with other buckos, and prepare to show ye seadog skills!

This event will have pirate themed crafts, activities, and treasure hunt open to all ages.  No registration is required.