Movies are back at the library. Join us today for Monsters University. The movie will begin at 2:30 p.m. It is rated G and runs 104 minutes. Popcorn, candy and sodas will be available for purchase.
Any “Diary of a Wimpy Kid” fans in Bartow? On Nov. 14, celebrate the release of book number 8 in this popular series with games, refreshments, and a costume contest. Come dressed as your favorite character in the series and you may win a prize. For Wimpy Kid fans ages 9-12 years old. Please pre-register at the circulation desk.
Thursday is also Teen Game Day. We will have the Wii set up, board games and card games galore. Teens may begin arriving at 3 p.m. Refreshments also will be served.
The library is now offering reading tutoring to kids, teens and adults. Anyone looking to improve their reading skills is welcome to sign up. This will be a one-on-one tutoring in a private, learning environment with a certified reading teacher. No pressure or high expectations, our only wish is to help you learn to read better and have the chance to excel in your education.
Another new opportunity that will begin in November is an English tutoring class. For non-native English speakers, we are offering a class from 6-7 p.m. Thursday nights beginning Nov. 14. Please call the library at 863-534-0131 to sign-up. This class is free.