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 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.

Sunday, July 16, 2017

Presto & Zesto

Five years after his passing, a new Maurice Sendak (Where the Wild Things Are) picture book has been discovered. Presto and Zesto in Limboland is co-authored with long time collaborator Arthur Yorinks. Read The Guardian article to learn more about the friendship that inspired the book. The book will be published next fall.