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Free Ways the Library Can Help Your Career by Regina Ussery

Life has changed drastically for our country during the past year. Simple daily activities have been altered – face masks, social distancing, and curbside pick up have become a part of the norm. For others, life has taken a more drastic turn that has forced them to reconsider their career. The Heartland Library Cooperative has […]

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Share Your Vision!

Sebring community members, help us by sharing your ideas and thoughts on the future of the Sebring Public Library. We want to hear from you. You can share your ideas by clicking this link (https://forms.gle/cS9pH67QfCHXn9hj6) and filling out the form or by visiting any of the three Highlands County libraries (Avon Park, Lake Placid or […]

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Celebrate Jewish Creators And Learn About Passover With The Library

By Jennifer McConkey             The Highlands County Public Libraries have been encouraging people to learn about different cultures through books, movies, and online resources.             With Passover beginning this Saturday, it’s a great time to celebrate Jewish culture by learning more about the holiday and reading books or watching movies created by Jewish writers or […]

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Teen Book Club & Author Event – March

  Readers, we have a special event for you! Join us for our Teen Book Club March 1-31, 2021 and live, virtual author event. Just read “Yesterday is History” by Kosoko Jackson. Title is available in ebook format on Axis 360. Download the Axis 360 app or visit this link. Limited print copies will also […]

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FREE Printable Valentine’s Day Coloring Pages

Sebring Public Library staff member, Crystal Martinez created two coloring pages using her amazing artistic skills. Feel free to download, print, and then share your colored creation on Facebook using the hashtag, #loveyourlibrary! We would love to see your creations! Click here for downloadable PDF

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Love at the Library Book Club & Author Event – February

Heartland Library Cooperative patrons, we have a special event for you! Join us for Love at the Library book club February 1-28, 2021 and author event. Just read Enjoy the View by Sarah Morgenthaler and Happy Singles Day by Ann Marie Walker and sign up for the LIVE (virtual) author event. You can even read […]

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Face The New Year With Confidence With Help From The Library by Jennifer McConkey

Say goodbye to 2020! Many people are excited to leave 2020 behind and move on to a new year. But many are also facing uncertainties and anxiety as they look toward the future. So how can the library help you start the new year with confidence? By offering resources that help you to handle unexpected […]

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Book Clubs Bring People Together by Samantha Roll

The holidays are all about spending time with loved ones and while this year is different from the rest we are still finding ways to connect. Last month, I talked about how my family interacted over Thanksgiving. It involved sharing recipes, coordinating mealtimes, and discussing a book we had all agreed to read–the verdict being […]

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Please do and please don’t: a quick guide to the library by Krystyl Farmer

The Heartland Library Cooperative is made up of seven libraries from DeSoto, Glades, Hardee, Highlands, and Okeechobee counties. You can borrow books, DVDs, magazines, and audiobooks. The staff gets asked a variety of questions throughout the day, some patrons want our opinions and some want to know the library rules. Allow me to shed some […]