Upcoming Events

Spanish for Beginners

In Person Program 

Boost your Spanish language skills. Learn basic conversational phrases that will help you communicate better on a daily basis. Presented by Ivonne Sanchez. Sponsored by the St. Cloud Friends of the Library.
St. Cloud Library
Thursday, August 26th
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Sketching with JJ

In Person Program 

Turn a simple pencil and paper into your very own work of art! Venezuelan Visual Artist, JJ Gonzalez Acosta, will guide you through three "Sketching by Numbers" workshops as you journey through this unique style of drawing.
This week: Bird
Listen for the secret code in this program to earn 5 tickets towards your Summer Learning Beanstack Challenge! Drawings will be held July 1 and August 1, 2021.
Hart Memorial Library
Thursday, August 26th
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Learn 2 Read

Help your child develop an early love for reading. This is an interactive experience providing how-to techniques for parents and non-school age children (infants/toddlers). Presented by The Parent Involvement Team of the Osceola County School District.
Hart Memorial Library
Friday, August 27th
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

The School District of Osceola County's READ Bus

The Osceola School District's Special Programs Department is bringing their READ Bus, a renovated yellow school bus with an interior that resembles a mini pre-k classroom, to Osceola Library System's branches. The READ Bus is equipped with resources to engage parents and families of pre-school age children and toddlers in activities to develop early literacy skills under the guidance of trained parent liaisons. Be sure to arrive early as families will be welcomed on a first-come, first-serve basis. Registration is highly encouraged. Please call 407.870.4934 for more information.
Hart Memorial Library
Friday, August 27th
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Friends of the Library Book Sale

Don't miss a great opportunity to support your reading habits and the Osceola Friends of the Library! Cash and credit cards accepted. $3 to fill a bag (price increase for larger bags). Bring your own or buy a Friends bag for $2.

Hart Memorial Library
Friday, August 27th
9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Afternoon with "The Notebook"

In Person Program 

Celebrate the 25th Anniversary of Nicholas Sparks' novel, The Notebook, with crafts, games, and more! Conclude a lovely afternoon watching the film's adaptation. Tissues recommended.
St. Cloud Library
Friday, August 27th
1:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Nature Walk: St. Cloud Lakefront Park

Step out into nature to discover the beauty of local walking trails, along with gorgeous plants native to Florida. Presented by the Pine Lily Chapter of the Florida Native Plant Society. Visit any branch location to pick up a nature takeaway kit complete with information, activities, and Florida native plant seeds. 

This Week: St. Cloud Lakefront Park 
Parking Location: 1104 Lakeshore Blvd, St Cloud, FL 34769 (Meet outside of Crabby Bill's) 
Start Time: 8:45 a.m. / End Time:11:00 a.m. 
This field trip will focus on local conservation efforts in a semi-urban environment. We will observe both plants and wildlife, so bring binoculars if you have them. There is both a paved and unpaved path (2 miles) along East Lake Tohopekaliga that we will walk. 
Effort Level: Easy; paved path is wheelchair accessible.
Sign up at: http://FNPS-PineLily.eventbrite.com  Pre-registration preferred but not necessary to attend.
Out & About Events
Saturday, August 28th
8:45 AM to 11:00 AM

Friends of the Library Book Sale

Don't miss a great opportunity to support your reading habits and the Osceola Friends of the Library! Cash and credit cards accepted. $3 to fill a bag (price increase for larger bags). Bring your own or buy a Friends bag for $2.

Hart Memorial Library
Saturday, August 28th
9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Live Online: E.S.O.L. Conversation Hour

Practice your conversational skills and meet other English language learners in a relaxed environment. All home/native languages welcome. Powered by Zoom. 


Saturday, August 28th
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Friends of the Library Book Sale

Don't miss a great opportunity to support your reading habits and the Osceola Friends of the Library! Cash and credit cards accepted. $3 to fill a bag (price increase for larger bags). Bring your own or buy a Friends bag for $2.

Hart Memorial Library
Sunday, August 29th
12:00 PM to 3:00 PM