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, September 17, 2017

Longlist for the National Book Award

Dark at the Crossing by Elliot Ackerman
Miss Burma - Charmaine Craig
Manhattan Beach - Jennifer Egan
The Leavers - Lisa Ko
Pachinko - Min Jin Lee
Her Body and Other Parties: Stories - Carmen Maria Machado
A Kind of Freedom - Margaret Wilkerson Sexton
Sing, Unburied, Sing - Jesmyn Ward
Barren Island - Carol Zoref

Winners will be announced 15 November!