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  • Homemade Holiday text on blue background with white snowflakes; link to register for class on LibCal
    Homemade Holiday Craft Class

    Celebrate the holiday season by making a beautiful winter wonderland macramé snowflake ornament. Join us on Wednesday, December 13th at 5 PM in the Lakeland History Room at the Lakeland Public Library for Homemade Holiday. During this program, we'll teach you step-by-step the process of making the different knots required to create your macramé snowflake. All supplies are included. Ages 18+. 

    Registration is required and will open at 5 PM on December 6th. 

    Find out more information or register beginning at 5 PM on December 6th.


  • Five seated children looking off screen smiling

    Storytimes at Lakeland Public Library and Larry R. Jackson Branch Library

    Join us at 10 AM on select Wednesdays at the Lakeland Public Library or select Thursdays at the Larry R. Jackson Branch Library for Storytime!

    Lakeland Public Library Storytimes (10 AM Wednesdays)

    Larry R. Jackson Branch Storytimes (10 AM Thursdays)  

    For more information, please contact the Lakeland Public Library 863.834.4268 or Larry R. Jackson Branch Library 863.834.4288  

  • Graphic of ereader device and smartphone with text "Direct Access Newspaper Collections" and link to Newspapers
    Access the Lakeland Ledger, Tampa Bay Times, and USA Today Directly!

    Explore news and events with direct access to the Lakeland Ledger, Tampa Bay Times, and USA Today collections for free with your library card!  Search current and archived issues with full-color newspaper pages, full-text articles and content only published online available 24/7 on any device. All you need is your library card!

    To get started:

    Lakeland Ledger Collection 

    Tampa Bay Times Collection 

    USA Today Collection