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An All American Total Solar Eclipse
Thursday, January 19, 6:30 – 9:00pm
Look into the mysteries of eclipses and other celestial events in the universe with national and international award-winning astronomer Kevin Manning.
Introduction to the Ukulele
Monday, January 23, 6:30pm
Learn all about the different ukulele sizes, how to hold, tune, strum, play a few chords, and learn two songs with the Tampa Bay Ukulele Society.
Tim Dorsey's Clownfish Blues Tour
Tuesday, January 24, 6:30pm
Meet local bestselling author Tim Dorsey for the debut of his newest Serge Storms thriller. Copies of Clownfish Blues and other merchandise will be available for sale and signing.
Johnny Mercer & Friends - Songs from the Great American Songbook
Thursday, January 26
Doors open with refreshments at 6:30pm, show starts at 7:00pm
Entertainment by jazz vocalist Christiana Drapkin and her band featuring classic American Standards, including Moon River, Days of Wine and Roses, Satin Doll, and more. Tickets available in advance at the library or, if available, at the door. Cost: $12 donation. Sponsored by the Safety Harbor Library Foundation.
Saturday, January 28, 1:00 – 2:30pm
Dream wizard Jan Golden will discuss dreams and show how to develop strategies to record, recall, and understand your dreams.
Super Charge Your Etsy Store
Thursday, February 2, 6:30pm
Whether you are a seasoned Etsy seller or just thinking about starting an Etsy shop, Tara Jacobsen, an experienced and successful Etsy seller, will help make your store a success.
Safety Harbor is For Lovers
Sunday, February 12, 2:00pm
Join us for a Valentine's Day Concert performed by an extraordinary group of gentlemen, the Florida Suncoast Barbershop Chorus.
Painting @ the Library
Thursday, February 16, 6:00pm
Become an artist! Learn how to create a masterpiece with artist Shawn Dell Joyce, founder of the Wallkill River School of Art. Registration required; $5 material cost.
Author Ben Montgomery – The Leper Spy
Thursday, February 23, 6:30pm
Meet award winning journalist, Pulitzer Prize finalist and author of the New York Times Bestseller Grandma Gatewood’s Walk. Montgomery, a staff writer at the Tampa Bay Times will discuss his latest book, The Leper Spy: The Story of an Unlikely Hero of World War II.
ESOL Conversation Club
Every Wednesday, January 11 – March 1, 4:30 – 6:00pm
Practice your English conversation skills. Different topics will be covered each week to help you learn how to communicate in everyday situations.
Heart & Soul Cinema
Third Sunday of Every Month, 1:30pm. Next Film - February 19
8 Women [French w/ English subtitles], 1984. G. 94 minutes. Directed by Bertrand Tavernier.An elderly, widowed painter wishes that his son was more like his free-spirited daughter. When his daughter joins them, tensions among the family members rise.
View upcoming Heart & Soul films
Yoga @ the Library
Saturday, January 21, 11:00am
Free gentle, stress relieving, restorative yoga class for all levels of adults and teens. Wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat. Registration required; sign up by calling or visiting the Answers Desk.
Collective Coloring for Adults
Last Tuesday of Every Month, 6:30pm
Relieve stress, mingle with new friends, and discover your inner artist. A limited amount of colored pencils, markers, and coloring books will be provided, but feel free to bring along more supplies for yourself or to share. Meets the last Tuesday of every month. Adults only.
Creative Writers Group & Story Circle
Third Wednesday of Every Month, 6:00pm
Facilitators Jan Golden and Sheila McNaughton provide lessons, suggestions for topics, and gentle feedback.
Safety Harbor Writers & Poets Library Group
Second Thursday of Every Month, 5:30pm
Are you looking for a writers and poets critique group that encourages you and helps you to become your best? Then bring one poem, chapter, essay, short story or whatever you are working on and we will help you to make it shine. No writing experience required.
SCORE: Small Business Counseling
2nd & 4th Tuesdays, one hour appointments between 10:00am-3:00pm
Free and confidential small business advice. SCORE is a nonprofit association dedicated to educating entrepreneurs and helping small businesses start, grow, and succeed nationwide. To schedule an appointment, call or stop by the Answers Desk inside the library.
For more information on programs for seniors visit the Outreach page or call 727-724-1525 x4107.
SHINE Medicare Counseling
Thursdays, by appointment.
SHINE (Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders) provides free, unbiased and confidential health insurance counseling through a network of volunteer counselors. They can assist you with your Medicare, Medicaid, and health insurance questions. All ages welcome. Sign up online.
AARP Driver Safety Course
Thursday, March 4, 10:00am - 4:30pm
Gain the skills and tools you need to drive safely on today's roads. The cost is $15 for AARP members and $20 for non-members. The fee is payable by check only (made out to AARP Safe Driver) and due at the start of the class onsite. All age drivers are welcome.
Register for the class online.
Saturday, February 11, 11:30am
Broaden your consciousness with books for personal growth and awakening. Meets the second Saturday of each month. February’s title is The Secret by Rhonda Byrne. Limited copies are available at the library.
View upcoming Read & Reflect titles (PDF)
Tuesday, February 21, 10:30am
Coffee, bagels, and great discussion. Meets the third Tuesday of each month. February's title is Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel. Limited copies are available at the library.
View upcoming Books & Bagels titles (PDF)
Monday, February 20, 6:30pm
Held at Whistle Stop Grill & Bar, 915 Main Street in Safety Harbor. Meets the third Monday of each month. February's title is A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman. Limited copies are available at the library.
View upcoming Words & Wine titles (PDF)
Registration is required for all classes; call 727-724-1525 x4112 or visit the Answers Desk to sign up.
Internet Security and You
Saturday, February 4, 1:00pm
Learn about different online threats and scams and how can help protect yourself from them. You will learn how to create secure passwords, evaluate websites for safety, and basic steps on how to secure your home devices and networks.
iPad 101: Getting Started
Saturday, March 4, 2:30-4:30pm
Got a new iPad and not quite sure where to start, or how to use it effectively? In this class you will learn the basics of the iPad including how all the buttons work as well as how to use apps, hand gestures, and other helpful tips to get started.
iPad 102: Beyond the Basics
Saturday, March 18, 2:30-4:30pm
Take your iPad skills to the next level. Learn how to take and manage photos, how to use iCloud, calendar, and more. Participation in the iPad 101 class or familiarity with the iPad is required for this class.
To schedule an appointment, call the library at 727-724-1525 x4112 or stop by the Answers Desk inside the library.
One-on-One Computer Training with Dan
Dan can help you learn Windows, Mac, Android, Apple, basic security, and more.
One hour appointments available between 6:00-8:00pm
on select Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays (call for availability)
One-on-One Computer Tutoring with Rahul
One-hour appointments available Saturdays from 9:30am-12:30pm
Rahul can answer your basic questions about Windows, Microsoft Office, HTML, and Mac.
One-on-One Computer Tutoring with Logan
One-hour appointments available Sundays between 1:30-4:30pm
Logan can help you with Windows and Mac questions, Microsoft Office and your mobile devices.
Mobile Device Help with Michael
Half-hour or one-hour appointments available Fridays from 3:30-6:00pm
Michael can help you with your tablet, smartphone, eReader, or other mobile device questions.