Tuesday, March 31, 2015


The Iowa Farmer’s Wife: Handprint Easter Lily – a great keepsake and centerpiece for EasterHere's a kid-friendly version of paper lilies (previous post) for Easter/Spring from The Iowa Farmer's Wife. Click the link for full instructions!

Library closed

easter lily craft

Ocee and all AFPL libraries will be closed Sunday 5 April in observance of Easter.

Also note that new Sunday hours for Ocee library are one hour later - from 2 to 6 pm. 

What's all hoopla?

hooplabrings you thousands of movies, music albums, audiobooks and more! hoopla is a revolutionary digital service made possible by your local library.

Monday, March 30, 2015

Kids in the Kitchen

Image result for kids cookingKids in the Kitchen

Saturday 11 April from 2-3 pm.

Kids ages 5 to 12 come along to Ocee to learn more about wellness and healthy eating - then make a good-for-you snack. First 30 students. Tickets will be given out at 1 pm.

Sunday, March 29, 2015

The times...

to quote Bob Dylan, "they are a-changin' " Effective 1 April, new (or rather old 2013) library hours for Ocee are:

Monday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Tuesday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Wednesday 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Thursday 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Friday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Sunday 2 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Click here for the full story and hours for other N Fulton Branches. You might want to print the hours out and keep them in your book bag.


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Thanks for supporting the Friends of Ocee Library Book Sale yesterday! Money raised helps fund programs/projects and buys books for Ocee library.

Don't forget, you'll find more great bargains at the Friends "Book Nook" (on the right as you enter the library); open during library hours. Stock is rotated on a regular basis.

Special thanks to Boy Scout Troop 10 for all your heavy lifting! BIG thanks to those of you who donate your books. It couldn't happen without you.

Saturday, March 21, 2015

April Showers...

can bring time  spent indoors. Stop by the Friends of Ocee Library Book Sale Saturday 28 March from 1-5 pm. Stock up for (more) rainy days or Spring break reading!