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All locations of the Columbia County Public Library will be closed on Wednesday, November 11, 2015, in observance of Veterans Day. All locations will resume their regular schedules on Thursday, November 12.
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Old Florida: Remembering Weeki Wachee, Cypress Gardens, and the segregated waters of Silver Springs’ Paradise Park
Sunday, October 4 at 2:00 pm
Main Library
Please join the Friends of the Library as they welcome Lu Vickers, author of Weeki Wachee, City of Mermaids: A History of One of Florida's Oldest Roadside Attractions; Weeki Wachee Mermaids: Thirty Years of Underwater Photography; Cypress Gardens, America's Tropical Wonderland: How Dick Pope Invented Florida; and Remembering Paradise Park: Tourism and Segregation at Silver Springs. Vickers' presentation will include a talk and a slide show of vintage photographs from Weeki Wachee, Cypress Gardens and Paradise Park, the segregated park owned by world famous Silver Springs.
Seed Library Volunteers at Main Library
Tuesdays from 2:00 - 4:00 pm
Volunteers from the Columbia Seed Lending Library will be at the Main Library on Tuesdays from 2:00 - 4:00 pm, beginning on Tuesday, August 18. Stop by to get seeds and ask questions.
Writing for Teens
Ages 12—17
Begins Monday, October 19 from 4:00 - 6:00 pm
Fort White Branch Library
Have a blast writing your own short story. Learn how story arc, character development, and plot all work together to make your masterpiece. Cash prizes for top 3 stories/poems! Space is limited. Sign up now by calling 497-1108.
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Family Film Festival
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Now - October 3
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Join us on Saturdays at 2:00 pm beginning August 22 and ending October 3 for a Family Film Festival featuring fabulous films that are fun for the whole family!

September 26: Bedtime Stories
Rated PG, Running time: 99 minutes
October 3: Maleficent
Rated PG, Running time: 97 minutes
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