According to the 2013 Taxpayer Return on Investment study, every dollar spent by Florida public libraries returns $10.18 of value to their communities.
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Each edition will be delivered to your inbox and will include 6 to 9 titles. Choose what you want to hear about from the list below. Each option is a separate email. Pick as many as your inbox can handle.
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Smart Pay is the Lakeland Public Library's secure website for online payment of library fines, fees, and donations.
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.
Was your New Year’s resolution to try new things? Add a free reading or four by New York Times best-selling/award-winning authors to your list.
The Lakeland Public Library is hosting a new series of readings/book signings in 2019. All the events, free and open to the public, are held at Lakeland Public Library (100 Lake Morton Drive) at 7 p.m. These readings are sponsored by The Serena Bailey Foundation.