Painting @ the Library
Thursday, December 7, 6:00pm
Friends of the Library Book Sale
Saturday, December 9, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Books, magazines, DVDs, CDs, and more. All items in great condition, most are only $1.00. All proceeds will benefit the Friends of the Safety Harbor Library.
Holiday Concert with the Bayside String Quartet
Wednesday, December 13, 6:30pm
Enjoy an evening of holiday tunes performed by the Bayside String Quartet, an ensemble group from The Florida Orchestra. The Quartet consists of first Violinist Saundra Buscemi, second Violinist Lei Liu, Violist Alison Heydt, and Cellist James Connors. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
One Book, One Community
Beginning in November, as part of our Citywide Centennial celebration and One Book, One Community, you are invited to read Circling the Sun, by New York Times best-selling author, Paula McLain. Books are available for checkout at the Library. Dates for book discussions and other events, culminating in meeting the author can be found on www.SafetyHarborLibraryFoundation.org.
Meet the Author - Paula McClain
Friday, January 26, 2018 @ Safety Harbor Resort & SpaTickets are $75 for Author Reception and Discussion or $35 for Discussion Only (click here to purchase tickets)
Author Reception at 6:30pm - Discussion & Signing at 7:00pm
Meet New York Times Bestselling author Paula McLain as she discusses her latest novel, Circling the Sun. All proceeds will benefit the Safety Harbor Library Foundation's 20/20 Vision - Let's Build a Story, Capital Campaign. Book Lover Spa packages are available (Bayview room for 2 people with a 50 minute spa service for each guest, $153.60/person). Call 727-726-1171 x7100.
Other One Book, One Community Events
Circling the Sun & Out of Africa Discussion Luncheon
Wednesday, December 6, 12:00 pm.
Reservations required, $5 donation. Register here.
Words & Wine Book Club - Circling the Sun
Monday, December 18, 6:30 pm.
Discussion of Circling the Sun at Whistle Stop Grill & Bar.
Heart & Soul Cinema - Out of Africa
Sunday, January 21, 1:30 pm.
Screening of the 1985 film starring Robert Redford & Meryl Streep.
Heart & Soul Cinema
Third Sunday of Every Month, 1:30pm. Next Film - December 17
A husband and wife spend a hectic weekend pondering the sale of the New York City apartment they've shared for more than 40 years.
View upcoming Heart & Soul films
Classic Radio Drama Hour
Wednesday, December 20, 2:00pm
Hearken back to the good old days before television, when radio ruled the airwaves. This month, join us for a special holiday presentation of Miracle on 34th Street by Lux Radio Theater (1948). Featuring Maureen O’Hara, John Payne, and Edmund Gwenn.
ESOL Conversation Club
Every Wednesday, 4:30 – 6:00pm
Practice your English conversation skills. Different topics will be covered each week to help you learn how to communicate in everyday situations.
Creative Writers Group & Story Circle
Third Wednesday of Every Month, 6:00pm
This writers group provides lessons, suggestions for topics, and gentle feedback.
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.
Seniors & Outreach
For more information on the following programs, please 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.
AARP Driver Safety Course
Thursday, November 30, 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. The November class is full. Sign up for the next class on January 18, 2018, 10:00am - 4:30pm online or call 727-724-1525 x4107.
Monday, December 18, 6:30pm
Held at Whistle Stop Grill & Bar, 915 Main Street in Safety Harbor. Meets the third Monday of each month. This month's title is our "One Book, One Community" featured book, Circling the Sun by Paula McLain. Limited copies are available at the library.
View upcoming Words & Wine titles (PDF)
Tuesday, December 19, 10:30am
Coffee, bagels, and great discussion. Meets the third Tuesday of each month. This month's title is Ready Player One by Ernest Cline. Limited copies are available at the library.
View upcoming Books & Bagels titles (PDF)
To schedule an appointment, call us at 727-724-1525 x4112 or stop by the Answers Desk inside the library.
One-on-One Computer Training with Dan
Dan can help you learn Windows, Mac, Android, Apple, basic security, and more.
One hour appointments available between 6:00-8:00pm
on select Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays (call for availability)
One-on-One Computer Tutoring with Rahul
One-hour appointments available Saturdays from 9:30am-12:30pm
Rahul can answer your basic questions about Windows, Microsoft Office, HTML, and Mac.
Mobile Device & Computer Tutoring with Elizabeth
Half-hour or one-hour appointments available Fridays from 3:30-6:00pm
Elizabeth can help you with your tablet, smartphone, eReader, or other mobile device questions, as well as basic computer tutoring.