Accomplishments

CONTINUING SUPPORT

Provide monthly Book Page

Maintain the plants in the Children’s Story Garden

Supplementing the Magazine collection

Provide refreshments for the English Cafe

Support the Southwest Florida Reading Festival, an annual event, free and open to the public

Rusty Brown talks about Anne Lindburgh

PAST LIBRARY PROGRAMS

  • Robert Macomber and the Honor Series
  • Alice Oldford
  • Ida Tarbell program presented by Janina Birtolo
  • Beverly Sills program presented  by Damaris Peters Pike
  • Alice Paul: Mr President, How Long Must Women Wait?  presented by Laurie Niehaus
  • Anne Lindburgh; Her Spirit and Story presented by Rusty Brown
  • Cleopatra,How Sharp the Serpent’s Tooth presented by Janina Birtolo
  • Wallis Simpson-Royal Obsession presentedby Joanne Olsen

YOUTH PROGRAMS

Rascal Roberts Pirate – Story Telling
Balloon Lady – Balloon Shapes and Storytelling
John Storms – World of Reptiles
Windell Campbell – Story Telling
S Kathryn Adams – Star Stories
Miscellaneous Supplies
Summer Reading Program

LIBRARY IMPROVEMENTS

Children’s Department Work Station
Additional Shelving in AV Room
Buffing Machine for DVDs & Blue-Rays
Automated Materials Handling Equipment