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This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Book Discussions, Educational, Environmental & Gardening, Lectures, Performances, Special Events, Virtual
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Discover the REAL story behind the animals of the Halloween season! In this session, Sarasota County Parks, Recreation, and Natural Resources tells us all about our favorite creepy crawlies: spiders and scorpions and snakes! Oh my! &nb...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Book Discussions, Educational, Environmental & Gardening, Lectures, Performances, Special Events, Virtual
Details:
Discover the REAL story behind the animals of the Halloween season!   In this session, Peace River Wildlife Center tells us all about our favorite winged creatures of the night: bats! PROGRAM SPONSORED BY THE JOHN JAKES FOUNDATION. ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Book Discussions, Educational, Environmental & Gardening, Lectures, Performances, Special Events, Virtual
Details:
Discover the REAL story behind the animals of the Halloween season!   In this session, Shy Wolf Sanctuary tells us all about our favorite wild canine: the wolf! A Hallow-Teen presentation.     ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Lectures, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 46
Details:
Please join us for a special presentation series from Baila Miller on the Artistic Rivals that rocked the art world! Paul Gauguin (1848-1903) was a French post-Impressionist artist. Gauguin is recognized for his experimental use of color and style...
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Seniors
Program Type: Educational, Lectures, Virtual
Details:
Join Tafeni English and David Hodge of the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) for a historical overview of the modern civil rights movements and its connection to the advancement of civil and human rights today. Learn how SPLC's programmatic work con...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Discussion Groups, Educational, Genealogy, Lectures
Details:
The Genealogical Society of Sarasota will continue to host its programs in an online environment until we can safely return to the Geldbart Auditorium. Participants can expect expert information on a variety of genealogy subjects. Plea...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Lectures, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 80
Details:
Please join us for a special presentation series from Baila Miller on the Artistic Rivals that rocked the art world! Henri Matisse (1869-1954) was a French artist and sculptor who is known for his use of dramatic color and his fluid, flat surfaces...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Discussion Groups, Educational, Lectures
Details:
Time Sifters Archaeology Society present monthly lecture programs. September 16  Explorers, Traders, Soldiers: Aegean presence in Sicily before the colonization. Dr. Davide Tanasi October 21 Lucy and the Afar: The Anthropology of...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Books & Coffee

10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Selby Public Library
Room: Jack J. Geldbart Auditorium - Selby Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Author Event, Book Discussions, Educational, Lectures
Details:
Friends of the Selby Public Library invites you to their monthly book presentation and discussion. This month:  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Educational, Environmental & Gardening, Lectures, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Details:
North Port Friends of the Wildlife present monthly educational programs.   December 9--Debbie Blanco, retired Sarasota County Environmental Specialist, will talk about the many special nature preserves in South Sarasota County, along ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Discussion Groups, Educational, Genealogy, Lectures
Details:
The Genealogical Society of Sarasota will continue to host its programs in an online environment until we can safely return to the Geldbart Auditorium. Participants can expect expert information on a variety of genealogy subjects. Plea...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Lectures, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 80
Details:
Please join us for a special presentation series from Baila Miller on the Artistic Rivals that rocked the art world! Willem de Kooning (1904-1997) was a Dutch-American Abstract Expressionist artist. He was born in Rotterdam and moved to ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Discussion Groups, Educational, Genealogy, Lectures
Details:
The Genealogical Society of Sarasota will continue to host its programs in an online environment until we can safely return to the Geldbart Auditorium. Participants can expect expert information on a variety of genealogy subjects. Plea...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Books & Coffee

10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Selby Public Library
Room: Jack J. Geldbart Auditorium - Selby Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Author Event, Book Discussions, Educational, Lectures
Details:
Friends of the Selby Public Library invites you to their monthly book presentation and discussion. This month:  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Discussion Groups, Educational, Lectures
Details:
Time Sifters Archaeology Society present monthly lecture programs. September 16  Explorers, Traders, Soldiers: Aegean presence in Sicily before the colonization. Dr. Davide Tanasi October 21 Lucy and the Afar: The Anthropology of...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Selby Public Library
Room: Jack J. Geldbart Auditorium - Selby Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Discussion Groups, Educational, Lectures
Details:
Time Sifters Archaeological Society present monthly lecture programs. This month: TBA For more information visit timesifters.org ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Discussion Groups, Educational, Lectures
Details:
Time Sifters Archaeology Society present monthly lecture programs. September 16  Explorers, Traders, Soldiers: Aegean presence in Sicily before the colonization. Dr. Davide Tanasi October 21 Lucy and the Afar: The Anthropology of...
This event is in the "Teens (13 to 18 years)" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Library Branch: Selby Public Library
Room: Jack J. Geldbart Auditorium - Selby Library
Age Group: Teens (13 to 18 years), Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Book Discussions, Discussion Groups, Educational, Lectures
Details:
A variety of writings and speeches will be reviewed and presented by Ed Dwyer, PhD.   Wed 3: Toni Morrison: Jazz Wed 10: Rev. Martin Luther King: "Where Do We Go From Here?" Wed 17: Black Poets   Sponsored by Friends of th...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Books & Coffee

10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Selby Public Library
Room: Jack J. Geldbart Auditorium - Selby Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Author Event, Book Discussions, Educational, Lectures
Details:
Friends of the Selby Public Library invites you to their monthly book presentation and discussion. This month:  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Discussion Groups, Educational, Genealogy, Lectures
Details:
The Genealogical Society of Sarasota will continue to host its programs in an online environment until we can safely return to the Geldbart Auditorium. Participants can expect expert information on a variety of genealogy subjects. Plea...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Selby Public Library
Room: Jack J. Geldbart Auditorium - Selby Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Discussion Groups, Educational, Lectures
Details:
Time Sifters Archaeological Society present monthly lecture programs. This month: TBA For more information visit timesifters.org ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Books & Coffee

10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Selby Public Library
Room: Jack J. Geldbart Auditorium - Selby Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Author Event, Book Discussions, Educational, Lectures
Details:
Friends of the Selby Public Library invites you to their monthly book presentation and discussion. This month:  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Discussion Groups, Educational, Genealogy, Lectures
Details:
The Genealogical Society of Sarasota will continue to host its programs in an online environment until we can safely return to the Geldbart Auditorium. Participants can expect expert information on a variety of genealogy subjects. Plea...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Selby Public Library
Room: Jack J. Geldbart Auditorium - Selby Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Discussion Groups, Educational, Lectures
Details:
Time Sifters Archaeological Society present monthly lecture programs. This month: TBA For more information visit timesifters.org ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Shannon Staub Public Library
Room: Meeting Room #159 - Shannon Staub Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Educational, Environmental & Gardening, Lectures, Special Events
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 98
Details:
Join us for a panel discussion on the archaeological heritage of North Port, Sarasota County, and Southwest Florida. Experts and enthusiasts will gather to explore what makes the area in which we live a hot spot for archaeological discoveries. Togeth...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Virtual Events
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Discussion Groups, Educational, Genealogy, Lectures
Details:
The Genealogical Society of Sarasota will continue to host its programs in an online environment until we can safely return to the Geldbart Auditorium. Participants can expect expert information on a variety of genealogy subjects. Plea...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Books & Coffee

10:30am - 11:30am
Library Branch: Selby Public Library
Room: Jack J. Geldbart Auditorium - Selby Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Author Event, Book Discussions, Educational, Lectures
Details:
Friends of the Selby Public Library invites you to their monthly book presentation and discussion. This month:  ...