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.


Friday, December 20, 2019

How to Gift a Book



woman wrapping book as christmas giftcropped shot of woman wrapping book in paper as christmas giftA book can be a fantastic gift, but there can be some pitfalls. The Guardian article has some suggestions on proper book giving ettiquitte:





Save the receipt (why not a gift card from a local bookshop?)
Don't write an inscription inside the cover
Chose for the recipient - don't try to impose your views/tastes