The Friends of the Library
of Flagler County, Inc.
is a non-profit organization pledged
to support the library

 Library Friends PO Box 353344 Palm Coast FL 32135-3344
voice mail:
446-7605

 


Return to us often as here you will find new programs, new events sponsored by the Friends.  Discover how your contributions support our quality of life in our wonderful Flagler County Public Library.

 


MARK YOUR CALENDARS


2/24 2pm Folksinger Adam Miller.
Adam will be focusing on songs in keeping with the Flagler Centennial.  He is a harpsichordist, folklore teller and will introduce his songs accordingly.  He has performed at our library previously and lives libraries, frequently mentioning them in his folklore.  Held in the DCR.  Refreshments served.

ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF FLAGLER HISTORY
       Flagler Reads Together Events for March
                  Recognizing Flagler County History.

The History of Flagler County by Jack Clegg

3/3 2pm Kickoff presented by historian, Sisco Deen, Flagler County Historical Society. Held in the Meeting Room. Sisco will describe and show images of the events that formed our Flagler County now being celebrated in its 100th year.

3/10 2pm presentation by Bob Stone addressing the Cattle industry in Florida. Held in the DCR.

3/15 2pm presentation by Flagler County Extension Office representative, Mark Warren. A discussion of the farming industry in Flagler County, past, present and future. Free  local produce gifts to all attendees to prepare you for St. Patrick’s Day. Refreshments focused on locally grown produce.

3/21 Bus Tour of Flagler County presented by the Flagler County Historical Society. Departs from the Holden House at 10 am. This event has a $20 fee. Limited to 18 people. Lunch is available for purchase. Tours are held on a monthly basis and a wait list is maintained.  Contact Mary Ann Clark for reservations.  386 - 439 5003

3/22 3:30pm Flagler County Book Club discussion. Held in the meeting room. Open to the public for this event as well as any future book club discussions.

3/24 2pm Double Feature! Diane Marquis, a local lifetime resident of Flagler County will share her knowledge of the Seminole Indians. She is a retired teacher with a vast knowledge and collection of Seminole Indian memorabilia. Her presentation will be followed by Bill Ryan, a local author, historian, and contributing member to the Friends of the Library. Bill has written six books about the history of Flagler County, including “The Search for Old Kings Road," His latest is “The Lost Plantations of Flagler County". ”He finds unrecognized or under researched history of our area’s Colonial and early American era and has new stories to tell.  We are very excited to present this shared presentation from two people so knowledgeable in Flagler County and Florida History.

3/31 2pm FRT Finale: An Afternoon Tea to Honor our Oldest Founding Families and listen to some of their stories as well as share in some storytelling about the history of Flagler County and maybe some of its founders, politicians, and characters! Held in the DCR.

New Programs planned

4/4 1 pm Annual Poetry Readings
conducted by Muriel Levy. This year's theme is Poetry That Inspires.

4/8 9am -1pm Book and Bake sale.
Open to the public. Preview sale for Friends of the Library members on Friday 4/7 4pm-5:30pm.

4/9 - 4/15 National Library Week. Theme is: "Libraries Transform" . More details TBD.

Ambrosia to Zucchini Reheated
The Friends Cookbook is an excellent  gift  They can be purchased at Circulation Desk for $10.00 

FLAGLER COUNTY HISTORY = a history website that includes our library friend's Flagler Memories project.  Spend some time browsing into the rich stories of Flagler County.

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Copyright April 2010
Friends of the Library, Inc.   
Flagler County, FL

 


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