Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch

Rivers Edge III Board Meeting

February 24, 2020
9:00am - 10:00am
Lakes Regional Library
Library Branch: Lakes Regional Library
Room: Meeting Room B (LK)
Brief Description of Event
Board of Directors meeting for Rivers Edge III Condominium Association...

ESTERO ISLAND DAR RESEARCH DAY

February 24, 2020
9:00am - 3:00pm
Fort Myers Regional Library
Library Branch: Fort Myers Regional Library
Room: South Building, Meeting Room AB
Brief Description of Event
GENEALOGY RESEARCH DAY ...
This event is in the "Birth to Preschool" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Book/Media Sale

February 24, 2020
9:00am - 4:30pm
South County Regional Library
Library Branch: South County Regional Library
Room: Meeting Room (SC)
Age Group: Birth to Preschool, Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Book Sales
Program Details:
Browse a great collection of used books and media. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Special services like sign language interpretation and assistive listening can be provided at events to patrons upon request. Please give at least up to five business days notice to library staff in order to schedule services at events. Call 239-479-4636 or stop by the reference desk at your local library.

AARP Taxaide

February 24, 2020
9:00am - 7:00pm
Lakes Regional Library
Library Branch: Lakes Regional Library
Room: Meeting Room A (LK)
Brief Description of Event
AARP Taxaide ...
This event is in the "Birth to Preschool" group.

Baby Rhyme Time

February 24, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
Lakes Regional Library
Library Branch: Lakes Regional Library
Room: Storytime Room (LK)
Age Group: Birth to Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Program Details:

For ages Birth-18 months.

Reading to babies right from birth stimulates their minds, develops language skills, and lays the foundation for later reading success.

During this special storytime, you and your baby will learn new nursery rhymes and fingerplays, interact with puppets, sing, read books and dance! It is a wonderful opportunity to meet other parents and babies in the neighborhood.

Caregivers are encouraged to model proper storytime etiquette by remaining in the room and participating with baby during this program.

Please pick up a Storytime Ticket at the Youth Services desk the morning of the program.  Space is limited.​ ...

Disclaimer(s)

Special services like sign language interpretation and assistive listening can be provided at events to patrons upon request. Please give at least up to five business days notice to library staff in order to schedule services at events. Call 239-479-4636 or stop by the reference desk at your local library.

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Birth to Preschool" group.

T is for Teeth: Community Helper Storytime

February 24, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am
Cape Coral Lee County Public Library
Registration
Library Branch: Cape Coral Lee County Public Library
Room: Meeting Room (CC)
Age Group: Birth to Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Program Details:
February is National Children's Dental Health month.  Please join us for storytime with special guest Kelsey Gottfried of Pediatric Dentistry of Cape Coral, who will read stories, talk about children's dental health, and provide a giveaway for e...

Disclaimer(s)

Special services like sign language interpretation and assistive listening can be provided at events to patrons upon request. Please give at least up to five business days notice to library staff in order to schedule services at events. Call 239-479-4636 or stop by the reference desk at your local library.

Quilts R Us

February 24, 2020
10:00am - 5:15pm
Northwest Regional Library
Library Branch: Northwest Regional Library
Room: Meeting Room A (NW)
Brief Description of Event
We make quilts for local charities....
This event is in the "Birth to Preschool" group.

Toddler Tales

February 24, 2020
10:15am - 11:00am
Northwest Regional Library
Library Branch: Northwest Regional Library
Room: Storytime Room (NW)
Age Group: Birth to Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Program Details:

For ages 18 to 36 months. Toddlers love activity and the chance to practice their growing language skills. This interactive and active time for toddlers and their favorite caregiver is designed to advance pre-reading and social skills. They'll experience storytelling, wordplay, felt board stories, fingerplays, puppets, singing, music-making, socializing, dancing and, of course, books.

Please pick up a Storytime ticket at the Youth Services desk the morning of the program. Space is limited. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Special services like sign language interpretation and assistive listening can be provided at events to patrons upon request. Please give at least up to five business days notice to library staff in order to schedule services at events. Call 239-479-4636 or stop by the reference desk at your local library.

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

While attending library programs, visitors may be photographed by library staff. Photographs become library property and may be used in library promotions. Individuals who do not want to be photographed or recorded are responsible for removing themselves from the area or notifying the photographer of their opt-out status.

This event is in the "Birth to Preschool" group.

Toddler Tales

February 24, 2020
11:00am - 11:30am
Lakes Regional Library
Library Branch: Lakes Regional Library
Room: Storytime Room (LK)
Age Group: Birth to Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Program Details:

For ages 18 to 36 months. Toddlers love activity and the chance to practice their growing language skills. This interactive and active time for toddlers and their favorite caregiver is designed to advance pre-reading and social skills. They'll experience storytelling, wordplay, felt board stories, fingerplays, puppets, singing, music-making, socializing, dancing and, of course, books.

Please pick up a Storytime Ticket at the Youth Services desk the morning of the program. Space is limited.​ ...

Disclaimer(s)

Special services like sign language interpretation and assistive listening can be provided at events to patrons upon request. Please give at least up to five business days notice to library staff in order to schedule services at events. Call 239-479-4636 or stop by the reference desk at your local library.

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Birth to Preschool" group.

Toddler Tales

February 24, 2020
11:15am - 12:00pm
Northwest Regional Library
Library Branch: Northwest Regional Library
Room: Storytime Room (NW)
Age Group: Birth to Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Program Details:

For ages 18 to 36 months. Toddlers love activity and the chance to practice their growing language skills. This interactive and active time for toddlers and their favorite caregiver is designed to advance pre-reading and social skills. They'll experience storytelling, wordplay, felt board stories, fingerplays, puppets, singing, music-making, socializing, dancing and, of course, books.

Please pick up a Storytime ticket at the Youth Services desk the morning of the program. Space is limited. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Special services like sign language interpretation and assistive listening can be provided at events to patrons upon request. Please give at least up to five business days notice to library staff in order to schedule services at events. Call 239-479-4636 or stop by the reference desk at your local library.

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

While attending library programs, visitors may be photographed by library staff. Photographs become library property and may be used in library promotions. Individuals who do not want to be photographed or recorded are responsible for removing themselves from the area or notifying the photographer of their opt-out status.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Download Drop-In

February 24, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Bonita Springs Public Library
Registration
Library Branch: Bonita Springs Public Library
Room: Conference Room 2nd Floor (BN)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology & STEAM
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Program Details:

Receive personalized help downloading e-books, movies, music, and more from Overdrive and Hoopla, two of Lee County Library System's largest online content providers.

Bring your fully charged tablets, phones, e-readers, and other digital devices for a hands-on help session.

Note: Please bring any passwords you may need for downloading apps. Kindle users will also need an Amazon account and their password for accessing it.

Disclaimer(s)

Special services like sign language interpretation and assistive listening can be provided at events to patrons upon request. Please give at least up to five business days notice to library staff in order to schedule services at events. Call 239-479-4636 or stop by the reference desk at your local library.

Cape Critique Group

February 24, 2020
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Cape Coral Lee County Public Library
Library Branch: Cape Coral Lee County Public Library
Room: Conference Room (CC)
Brief Description of Event
The participants bring copies of their work, a short piece of poetry or prose, and read it for discussion....

Be Your Own Detective

February 24, 2020
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Cape Coral Lee County Public Library
Library Branch: Cape Coral Lee County Public Library
Room: Meeting Room (CC)
Brief Description of Event
Learn the techniques used to uncover criminal records, property history or even a marriage status. Join Lee County Clerk Linda Doggett at the “Be Your Own Investigator” seminar Clerk Doggett will teach attendees how to search and view Lee County’s ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Middle School Homeschool Connection

February 24, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Fort Myers Regional Library
Registration
Library Branch: Fort Myers Regional Library
Room: Main Library Building, Youth Programming Room (FM)
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Homeschool & Homework, Technology & STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Program Details:
Meet new friends as we tackle various STEAM topics in this monthly program designed to spark dialogue and facilitate creative thinking. This program encourages creativity and teaches fundamental skills in technology. This month we will be using ...

Disclaimer(s)

Special services like sign language interpretation and assistive listening can be provided at events to patrons upon request. Please give at least up to five business days notice to library staff in order to schedule services at events. Call 239-479-4636 or stop by the reference desk at your local library.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Chess Anyone?

February 24, 2020
2:00pm - 6:00pm
East County Regional Library
Library Branch: East County Regional Library
Room: Young Adult Area (EC)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Games & Activities
Program Details:
Rise to the chess challenge and join the fun. Chess enthusiasts of all ages are welcome! Bring your own chess set or use one of ours. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the East County Regional Library. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Special services like sign language interpretation and assistive listening can be provided at events to patrons upon request. Please give at least up to five business days notice to library staff in order to schedule services at events. Call 239-479-4636 or stop by the reference desk at your local library.

Guardian Ad Litem Program Office

February 24, 2020
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Fort Myers Regional Library
Library Branch: Fort Myers Regional Library
Room: South Building, Meeting Room AB
Brief Description of Event
Training for our Volunteers. Whispering Woods will be presenting on Male Human Trafficking. ...

Girl Scout Troop 295

February 24, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Northwest Regional Library
Library Branch: Northwest Regional Library
Room: Meeting Room BC (NW)
Brief Description of Event
Biweekly meeting...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Vista Palms

February 24, 2020
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Bookmobile
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Room: Vista Palms Apartments (VP)
Age Group: Children, Teens, Adults
Program Details:

The Lee County Bookmobile is a mobile library service with over 20 biweekly stops in the community.

The Bookmobile serves families who have difficulty getting to a library, children and teens in afterschool programs, and many new immigrant families.
With over 4,000 items on board, bookmobile materials are available for all ages in a variety of formats and languages.

To place holds or requests please contact 239-533-4441 or email Bookmobile@leegov.com.

We hope to see you on the road soon!

Planned Parenthood Training

February 24, 2020
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Fort Myers Regional Library
Library Branch: Fort Myers Regional Library
Room: South Building, Meeting Room CD
Brief Description of Event
Training for clinic escorts....
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Writing Club

February 24, 2020
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Cape Coral Lee County Public Library
Library Branch: Cape Coral Lee County Public Library
Room: Meeting Room (CC)
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Authors & Writing
Program Details:
Do you love writing but have difficulty finding time and a quiet space to work on your story? Then join us for a quiet writing session with some brief socializing and sharing. Feel free to bring a writing notebook or laptop as supplies are limit...

Disclaimer(s)

Special services like sign language interpretation and assistive listening can be provided at events to patrons upon request. Please give at least up to five business days notice to library staff in order to schedule services at events. Call 239-479-4636 or stop by the reference desk at your local library.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Hope by Song

February 24, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Fort Myers Regional Library
Library Branch: Fort Myers Regional Library
Room: South Building, Meeting Room ABCD
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Performances
Program Details:
The Hope by Song's mission is to help those whose stories of abuse, addiction, homelessness or PTSD have not been heard by inspiring them to tell their stories. Their words are used to create songs to educate others dealing with similar issues to enc...

Disclaimer(s)

Special services like sign language interpretation and assistive listening can be provided at events to patrons upon request. Please give at least up to five business days notice to library staff in order to schedule services at events. Call 239-479-4636 or stop by the reference desk at your local library.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

English Café

February 24, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Lakes Regional Library
Library Branch: Lakes Regional Library
Room: Meeting Room B (LK)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Literacy & ESL
Program Details:

​The 90 minute sessions provide adult learners an opportunity to practice speaking English with native speakers.  Topics include everyday situations, current events and cultural areas.

English Café  is offered several times each week at locations throughout Lee County.

Disclaimer(s)

Special services like sign language interpretation and assistive listening can be provided at events to patrons upon request. Please give at least up to five business days notice to library staff in order to schedule services at events. Call 239-479-4636 or stop by the reference desk at your local library.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Bernwood Trace Apartments

February 24, 2020
6:15pm - 7:15pm
Bookmobile
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Room: Bernwood Trace Apartments (BT)
Age Group: Children, Teens, Adults
Program Details:

The Lee County Bookmobile is a mobile library service with over 20 biweekly stops in the community.

The Bookmobile serves families who have difficulty getting to a library, children and teens in afterschool programs, and many new immigrant families.
With over 4,000 items on board, bookmobile materials are available for all ages in a variety of formats and languages.

To place holds or requests please contact 239-533-4441 or email Bookmobile@leegov.com.

We hope to see you on the road soon!

This event is in the "Children" group.

Black History Month - Inspirational Black Women

All Day, 2/25 - 2/29
Captiva Memorial Library
Library Branch: Captiva Memorial Library
Room: Children's Room (CV)
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Program Details:
There are display books about inspirational Black women. Make a poster using an inspirational quote from a famous Black woman. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Special services like sign language interpretation and assistive listening can be provided at events to patrons upon request. Please give at least up to five business days notice to library staff in order to schedule services at events. Call 239-479-4636 or stop by the reference desk at your local library.

AARP Taxaide

February 25, 2020
9:00am - 4:00pm
Lakes Regional Library
Library Branch: Lakes Regional Library
Room: Meeting Room A (LK)
Brief Description of Event
AARP Taxaide ...
This event is in the "Birth to Preschool" group.

Family Storytime

February 25, 2020
10:00am - 10:30am
South County Regional Library
Registration
Library Branch: South County Regional Library
Room: Meeting Room (SC)
Age Group: Birth to Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Program Details:

For ages Birth to 5 years.

Five simple practices get kids ready to read: Talking, Singing, Reading, Writing, and Playing.

Your whole family is invited to this enjoyable, all-ages storytime that encourages the development of pre-reading skills through songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and stories.

Disclaimer(s)

Special services like sign language interpretation and assistive listening can be provided at events to patrons upon request. Please give at least up to five business days notice to library staff in order to schedule services at events. Call 239-479-4636 or stop by the reference desk at your local library.

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

While attending library programs, visitors may be photographed by library staff. Photographs become library property and may be used in library promotions. Individuals who do not want to be photographed or recorded are responsible for removing themselves from the area or notifying the photographer of their opt-out status.