Career Online High School
Safety Harbor Public Library is offering qualified community members an opportunity to earn an accredited high school diploma and credentialed career certificate through Career Online High School, a program brought to you by the Florida State Library and Gale, part of Cengage Learning. Career Online High School is designed to reengage adults into the education system and prepare for entry into post-secondary education or the workforce.
Safety Harbor and local residents who are unable to get to the library due to illness, disability, or injury maybe eligible for this program. Library Home Delivery patrons can call to request information or ask for specific materials to be delivered. All library materials will be checked-out to a PPLC library card, delivered to your door, and picked up for return by a library representative. Complete Home Delivery a or call to register for Home Delivery 727-724-1525 ext. 4107.
AARP Safe Driver Courses
Attendee's will gain the skills and tools needed to stay safe on today's roads. Each course will be taught in 2 sessions. You must attend both days training to complete the 6 hour course and be awarded your certificate of completion.
January 29 & 30, 1:00-4:00pm.
April 1 & 2, 2:00-5:00pm.Registration is required. Register for this course.
Harbor Memory Cafe
Thursdays, January 16 & 30, 10:30-11:30 am
Meet others experiencing memory loss and their caregivers in a supportive environment. Play games, paint water colors, meet new friends and enjoy refreshments.
SHINE(Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders)
SHINE Medicare Counseling
Trained volunteers can assist you with your Medicare, Medicaid, and health insurance questions. SHINE services are free, unbiased, and confidential. SHINE counseling is available on Thursdays, by appointment. Appointment sign-up online.
Tampa Bay Ukulele Society Workshops
Learn all about the different ukulele sizes, how to hold tune, strum and play chords. TBUS volunteers will teach additional songs and strumming techniques through the following classes. Attendees will also receive information for their continued ukulele education including a list of other TBUS jams, open mics, events and online resources. Participants should bring their own ukulele or check-out one from their library in advance. This is a family friendly program.
Beginner Jan. 21, 6:30 pm
Advanced Beginner Feb. 4, 6:30 pm
Strum and Sing Jam Feb. 18, 6:30 pm
Online Book Clubs
Too busy for a book club or have trouble getting to the meetings? You can still enjoy sharing good books by posting your comments online and browsing books trending nationwide.
American Library Association's Book Club Central is an online resource for book clubs and readers featuring book reviews, author interviews, discussion questions and more.
Goodreads--Discover and read more books that you will really enjoy. Read the reviews, share your own, and connect with others in one of the world's largest community of book lovers online.
LitLovers--Find book reviews, discussion guides, popular books, book club recipes and more.
Oprah's Book Club--Catch the latest book reviews and author interviews as well as Oprah's complete book club list online.