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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

Saturday, September 27 
Larry Jackson Branch @10:30am

La Sirga (Colombia)

Alicia is helpless. War memories invade her mind as she tries to reshape her life in La Sirga, a dilapidated hostel in the highlands
of the Andes. 



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Upcoming Events

Cultural Programming

Simply Gershwin: A Musical Tribute
Broadway to You Ensemble
Sunday, September 14 @2pm
Main Library Meeting Room

Lola Haskins
Poet, Author
2010 Florida Book Award winner, 1993 Iowa Poetry Prize
Wednesday, September 24 @7pm
Main Library Meeting Room

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

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

October 2

Life of Pi
Yann Martel

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

October 7

Best European Fiction 2013
Aleksandar Hemon, editor

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 (1700 North Florida Avenue, Lakeland). 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.