Library Director Natasha Hayes reports:

• Microsoft Excel Advanced classes began on Jan. 17, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. There are still a few available seats. Call the library at 863-983-1493 for more information. • The Little Disciples and Rainbow enjoyed Storytime with Ms. Maria. They also spent time in the computer lab using abcmouse, Lexia Reading Core5 and Tumblebooks. […]

Clewiston Museum to host ‘Fancy Pantsy Arty Party’

CLEWISTON — The Clewiston Museum is hosting its annual “Fancy Pantsy Arty Party” art show on Oct. 23, from 7 to 9 p.m. Artists from around Lake Okeechobee will be exhibiting their work. The paintings reflect colorful themes depicting the Glades Heritage as well as other Florida subjects. The art show will interest every art […]

Libraries offer free tutoring

CLEWISTON — A free after-school tutoring program is being offered at your local Hendry County Library branches for children in first through fifth grades. Pre-registration for students is required, and seating is limited. Please note each location’s day(s) and time(s) when the program will take place. Florida B. Thomas Library, 1010 J Harlem Academy Ave., […]

Florida B. Thomas Library to host Careers at U.S. Sugar

U.S. Sugar representative, Matt Kindermann, will give a presentation on careers at U.S. Sugar at the Florida B. Thomas Library, 1010J Harlem Academy Ave. in Clewiston, on Wednesday, Aug. 29, at 2:30 p.m. This session will include what U.S. Sugar looks for in employees, future employment possibilities and their industry as a whole.

Clewiston Library Happenings

• The American Red Cross is able to provide smoke alarms at no cost to at risk communities as well as provide fire safety education and check existing smoke alarms. They will install new smoke alarms at no cost in the City of Clewiston on Thursday, Aug. 30, from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. If […]

Library closes out summer with party

CLEWISTON — Natasha Hayes, director of the Clewiston Public Library and Hendry County Library Cooperative, reports that she and library staff had their End of Summer Program on Thursday, July 26. They invited all the patrons who participated in the Libraries Rock program, ABC Mouse and Lexia program, as well as their Summer Reading Challenge. […]

Clewiston Public Library to hold Amnesty Week

CLEWISTON — Do you have outstanding fines or fees due to overdue or lost books or other Clewiston Public Library items? Clewiston Public Library wants to welcome you back to the library and help wipe your slate clean during its Amnesty Week April 9-14. The Library is offering this opportunity to help reduce any pressure […]