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  • Storytime group reading together

    Storytime at the eLibrary!

    Join us Fridays at 10:30 AM at the eLibrary South Lakeland for Little Bookworms Storytime! Children ages 2-5 will enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, and an easy craft.

    For more information, contact the eLibrary at 863-838-4507.

  • Link to Get a Library Card
    Library Card Sign-Up Month

    September is National Library Card Sign-Up Month!

    Celebrate by visiting your local library or registering online to get connected to a world of information and wealth of entertainment accessible through libraries. You're never too young or old for a library card, and cards are free to all Polk County residents!


  • Link to Lakeland Public Library Flickr
    Sounds of Music

    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:

    Sounds of Music



  • Link to Lakeland Public Library Creativebug
    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.



  • Link to hoopla digital website
    Movies and more!

    Instantly borrow digital movies, music, eBooks, and more 24/7 with your library card.

    Create a free account with your library card and download/stream up to 10 titles per month. With hoopla, your public library is accessible anytime, anywhere!


  • ISO Listeners' Club

    The ISO Listeners’ Club, in partnership with the Lakeland Public Library, presents free lectures and discussions related to upcoming ISO performances and symphonic music in general. Learn about composers, musical themes, instruments and your ISO musicians in an interactive lecture once a month.

    SECOND WEDNESDAYS 6:00-8:00 P.M.

    Join us on Wednesday, October 9th at 6 PM in the Meeting Room at the Lakeland Public Library for "Spooky Symphony."               

    Click here for more information and upcoming dates.