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Main Library
100 Lake Morton Drive
Lakeland, FL  33801

Larry Jackson Branch
1700 N. Florida Avenue
Lakeland, FL  33805

eLibrary South

4740 S. Florida Avenue
Lakeland, FL  33813




i² Film Club

BACK IN 2015

The i² Film Club is taking a break. It's on vacation, soaking up the
hot sun in Tahiti. More great independent films will return in January 2015.


Upcoming Events

Cultural Programming

David Pedraza and Anastasiya Timofeeva
Violist and classical pianist
Sunday, October 5 @2pm
Main Library Meeting Room

Tim Dorsey
Saturday, October 18 @1pm
Main Library Meeting Room

Roxane Gay
Author and essayist; 2013 guest blogger at The Nation
Tuesday, November 4 @7pm
Main Library Meeting Room (venue may change)

A Land Remembered (Patrick Smith’s Florida)
Rick Smith
Wednesday, November 12 @6pm
Main Library Meeting Room
For more info, click HERE.


Book Discussion Groups

Love to talk about books?  Join the book discussions at either (or both) locations. Books for the next month are distributed at the end of the discussion session for a nominal fee. The Friends of the Library of Lakeland, Inc. underwrites most of the cost of this program.

DATE (Discussions at the e)

eLibrary South Lakeland
1st Thursday of the month @12:30pm

November 6

The Boy Who Followed Ripley
Patricia Highsmith

Books Sandwiched In
Main Library
1st Tuesday of the month @12:15pm

November 4

Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close
Jonathan Safran Foer

i² Film Club 

The i² Film Club is a free film viewing group that focuses on watching and discussing international independent films. The club meets the fourth Saturday of each month @10:30 am at the Jackson Branch Library. Refreshments, which are underwritten by the Friends of the Library, are provided and each showing is followed by a guided discussion. 

:: Upcoming movie titles and dates are listed in the sidebar. :: 


Librarian Brenda Patterson can help.  She serves as the facilitator for all programs listed.  Email Brenda Patterson or call 863.834.4276.