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  • Author Jamie Ford Reading and Book Signing Thursday, August 15th 7 PM

    Jamie Ford @ Lakeland Public Library

    Looking for your next great read? Want to meet the author behind the books? Come to a free reading and book signing by award-winning author Jamie Ford on Thursday, August 15th at 7 PM at the Lakeland Public Library!

    The Lakeland Public Library is hosting a new series of readings/book signings in 2019. All the events, free and open to the public, are held at Lakeland Public Library (100 Lake Morton Drive) at 7 p.m. These readings are sponsored by The Serena Bailey Foundation.


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    eBooks, Audiobooks, and Movies Anytime!

    Download and enjoy up to 10 ebooks, audiobooks, and movies on your tablet or mobile device for free with OverDrive.

    Create a free account with your library card and browse hundreds of titles, with new content added all the time. Plus, Lakeland users have access to additional OverDrive ADVANTAGE titles too!


  • Black and white photo of Country Kitchen, 1940

    Good Eats!

    Our story begins with you...what better way to tell the many stories of Lakeland and its history, than visually by showcasing highlights from our Digital Collection through Flickr.

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    Check out our featured album:

    ...Good Eats!



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    Read, Watch, and Learn!

    Tumble into reading fun designed especially for children!

    TumbleBooks are animated picture books that incorporate sounds, music, and narration to create an electronic picture book. Read along with or enjoy listening to amusing new stories and classics, too. Many books are featured in English, Spanish, and French. 

    Get started today with your library card!


    Get the app!


  • Adult Book Bingo Challenge text on photo of galaxy

    Take the Challenge!

    Join us for our first adult summer reading program and take the book bingo challenge! Pick up a bingo sheet at any of our three locations and read books to fit the description listed in the bingo squares to create one of the bingo patterns. Turn in completed bingo patterns for a prize and an entry into the grand prize drawing.

    For more information and to pick up your bingo sheet, visit any of the three Lakeland library locations.

  • Tablet device with emagazines displayed on boardwalk with beach towel and flipflops

    Access Your Favorite Magazines Anytime

    Download and read the latest editions of your favorite magazines on your tablet or mobile device for free with RBDigital.

    Create an account with your library card and start browsing your favorite magazines.


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    You're more creative than you think.

    Love to craft? Want to explore your creative side? 

    Meet Creativebug, your online resource for all things crafty. Learn new craft techniques for all skill levels and watch classes anytime, anywhere.

    Create a free account with your library card to enjoy unlimited access to over 1000 online art and craft classes!

    There’s no pressure, just possibilities! Get started today and explore your creative side.