The Friends of the Ocee Library is a non-profit group whose purpose is to promote general knowledge of library services and to provide financial assistance for special library needs and events.

As of 25 June 2019, OCEE LIBRARY WILL BE CLOSED FOR RENOVATIONS. Ocee will be closed for ~6-9 months.

Please visit http://www.afpls.org/ to find alternate library locations and hours. You'll also find info regarding the renovations/closures that are taking place throughout the library system.

Ocee library is offering programs at off-site locations. This blog will remain active during the closure.


Friday, October 18, 2013

John Grisham Broadway Debut

Grisham says his 1st book was "DOA" and he travelled to libraries hoping to sell the novel. Now it's "pretty cool to be on Broadway" as an
adaptation of his courtroom thriller, A Time to Kill, opens on Broadway 20 October for a limited run. The play features an all-star cast with Sebastian Arcelus, Fred Dalton Thompson and Tom Skerritt.  

AFPL has several formats of A Time to Kill, including the 1996 film starring Sandra Bullock, Samuel L. Jackson, Matthew McConaughey. Watch the catalogue as  Grisham revisits the character of Jack Brigance three years later in Sycamore Row out 22 October.