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.


Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Banned

“Banning books gives us silence when we need speech. It closes our ears when we need to listen. It makes us blind when we need sight.” 
 — Stephen Chbosky

“Censorship is the child of fear and the father of ignorance.”   
—Laurie Halse Anderson, Speak

“If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.”   
― Haruki Murakami, Norwegian Wood