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Donation to Provide New Materials for Library

The Florence Public Library has received a generous donation from Adrian Overstreet.  The funds will be used to purchase new computers, electronic equipment, new books, children’s dvds and also they will help provide children’s programs for the summer. Mr. Overstreet said that libraries were very important to him when he was growing up and he wants his donation to help make a difference in the community of Florence. Please stop by the library or call if you have some suggestions for these purchases.

Now Open Two Saturdays a Month!

The Florence Public Library will be open on the first and third Saturdays of each month from 10:30 – 1:00.
Saturday, June 16: Come and practice reading by reading to Dottie, the greyhound.
She will be there from 11 – 12:30.

Summer Fun at the Florence Library – Wednesdays in June from 2 – 3

Wednesday, June 20, 2 – 3 p.m. Read Rock & Roll with Sue Young, singer, songwriter and bilingual storyteller. Thank you to the Texas Commission on the Arts for helping sponsor this performance! All ages.

Wednesday, June 27, 2 – 3 p.m. All About Bees with Laura Colburn, our local beekeeper. Laura will tell you some very interesting facts about honeybees. All ages.
All children and their parents are welcome to come to all shows!

Teen Sewing Class

There will be a teen sewing class offered on Wednesday mornings in July. Learn the basics of sewing and do a few easy projects.  Classes will meet on Wednesdays, starting July 11, from 10 a.m. to noon. Please stop by or call the library to sign up.

Florence Library Book Club

Our next meeting will be on Tuesday, June 19th at 6:30 p.m. in the library. The book we are reading is Still Alice by Lisa Genova.
Please join us for the discussion.