Monday, June 5 through Friday, July 28
Adult readers ages 18 and up can complete a set of goals related to reading, technology, Safety Harbor & its history, and other fun tasks around town. Participants have a chance to win the grand prize Fitbit Blaze smartwatch and an assortment of fabulous prize packs. Prizes will be awarded based on successful completion. Register for the program by picking up a contest packet at the Answers Desk starting June 5 or sign up online and we will email you the program guide packet. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
Crochet @ the Library
Thursday, August 3, 6:00pm
Learn the basics of how to crochet and make a simple project. Registration required; call or visit the Answers Desk to sign up.
Great American Solar Eclipse
Monday, August 21, 2:00pm
On August 21, a total solar eclipse will be viewable across the United States in a path from Oregon to South Carolina, the first such occurrence since 1918. If you can’t make it north to the path of totality, join us at the Waterfront Park to view the partial eclipse, which will reach 81.1% maximum obscuration at 2:49 p.m. We will be passing out free eclipse viewing glasses for safe viewing!
Classic Radio Drama Hour
Wednesday, August 23, 2:00pm
Hearken back to the good old days before television, when radio ruled the airwaves. Come and enjoy classic episodes of Fibber McGee and Molly this month. Nostalgic snacks will be provided!
Advanced Etsy Sales & Marketing...Way Beyond the Basics
Thursday, August 31, 6:30pm
Learn about different marketing strategies to discover which will work best for your Etsy store. Presented by Tara Jacobsen. Register online.
Heart & Soul Cinema
Third Sunday of Every Month, 1:30pm. Next Film - August 20
In 1950s England, housekeeper Vera Drake is a kindly wife and mother. Unknown to her friends and family, she provides abortions to local women with unwanted pregnancies. When the authorities learn of her illegal activities, Drake loses the admiration of many around her -- and possibly her freedom.
View upcoming Heart & Soul films
Creative Writers Group & Story Circle
Third Wednesday of Every Month, 6:00pm
This writers group provides 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.
Florida Licensing on Wheels
Friday, August 4, 9:00am - 3:00pm
The FLOW Bus is a convenient method to renew a driver's license, obtain a replacement, make changes, renew vehicle registration, or purchase a specialty license plate. For more information and required documents visit www.gathergoget.com.
AARP Driver Safety Course
Thursday, August 24, 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.
Monday, August 21, 6:30pm
Held at Whistle Stop Grill & Bar, 915 Main Street in Safety Harbor. Meets the third Monday of each month. August's title is Eligible by Curtis Sittenfeld. Limited copies are available at the library.
View upcoming Words & Wine titles (PDF)
Tuesday, August 22, 10:30am
Coffee, bagels, and great discussion. Meets the third Tuesday of each month. August's title is The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay by Michael Chabon. Limited copies are available at the library.
View upcoming Books & Bagels titles (PDF)
To schedule an appointment, call the library at 727-724-1525 x4112 or stop by the Answers Desk inside the library.