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.


Monday, May 7, 2018

6 Reasons to Read More

Here are six scientific reasons you should be reading up more books.

1. READING REDUCES STRESS

2. READING—ESPECIALLY BOOKS—MAY ADD YEARS TO YOUR LIFE

3. READING IMPROVES LANGUAGE SKILLS & KNOWLEDGE OF THE WORLD

4. READING ENHANCES EMPATHY

5. READING BOOSTS CREATIVITY AND FLEXIBILITY

6. READING CAN HELP YOU TRANSFORM AS A PERSON