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The Knitty Gritty

Did you take our Knitting Basics class? 

Do you still need a little visual guidance to get your knitting on?

 Watch us knit!
Visit us on YouTube!

Library Locations

Lakeland Public Library
Main Library
100 Lake Morton Drive
Lakeland, FL 33801

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

eLibrary South Lakeland
4740 S. Florida Avenue
Lakeland, FL 33813

Learn Something New

Classes Are In Session!


From knitting to photo basics and Windows 8 to your favorite apps, you'll want to learn something new with us! All classes are free. Space is limited and registration is required. 


  • Windows 8 Basics*
    Tuesday, April 7 / 2pm-4pm
    *Laptop required

  • Photo Basics*
    Thursday, April 9 / 2pm-4pm
    *Camera or smartphone required

  • Online Photo Editing
    Tuesday, April 14 / 2pm-4pm

  • Axis360 for Beginners
    Thursday, April 16 / 2pm-4pm
    *Android  or Apple device required

  • Test-Drive OverDrive
    Tuesday, April 21 / 2pm-4pm
    *Android  or Apple device required

  • Knitting Basics
    Thursday, April 23 / 2pm-4pm

  • Favorite Android Apps*
    Tuesday, April 28 / 2pm-4pm
    *Android device required

  • Favorite Apple Apps*
    Thursday, April 30 / 2pm-4pm
    *Apple device required

*Patron must have their own device and bring it to class.

To register, contact 
Reference Services @ 863.834.4265 or stop by the library. The Main Library is located at 100 Lake Morton Drive, Lakeland.

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Our new knitting and crocheting club, The Knotty Knit Wits, will be meeting once a month in the library meeting room and yarning up a storm. Come join us! Come be a little knotty!

The Knotty Knit Wits is a drop-in knitting and crocheting club, and all skill levels are welcome. Join other yarnies and learn to knit or crochet and work on your current projects. Come in and share tips or get advice. Registration not required.

.: 3rd Wednesday of the month @6:00pm :.


To request a sign language interpreter at any library event or program, please contact Brenda Patterson at 863.834.4276 at least 7 business days prior to the event.