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Storytime at the Park - The Lake House

10:30am - 11:00am
Preschool (1-4)
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group - ONLY CHOOSE ONE: Preschool (1-4)
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:
Join us for an outdoor storytime at The Lake House filled with stories, songs, and more! Seating will be on the grass, so please bring your own blanket to help with distancing. Participants will receive a craft that can be completed at home.  Re...
This event is in the "Online" group.

EH Book Discussion Group - Online

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group - ONLY CHOOSE ONE: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
The Queen's Gambit by Walter Tevis Eight year-old orphan Beth Harmon is quiet, sullen, and by all appearances unremarkable. That is, until she plays her first game of chess. Her senses grow sharper, her thinking clearer, and for the first time i...
This event is in the "Online" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group - ONLY CHOOSE ONE: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Please bring a chair and join us outdoors on the lawn along Ft. Dade Avenue to discuss A Wild Winter Swan by Gregory Maguire.. Masks are optional, but we will follow CDC social distancing guidelines. Please call or email for a copy of the b...
This event is in the "Online" group.
Library Branch: Online
Age Group - ONLY CHOOSE ONE: Adults
Program Type: Community Program
Event Details:
Play by Play, Creating Care Plans  Thursday, May 20, 2 pm ET  Featured Presentations:  Combatting Caregiver Stress Betsy Broyles Arnold, CDP, CISM, Founder, Browles Foundation  Healthy Living for Brain and Body, ...
This event is in the "Online" group.

West Hernando Book discussion group

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group - ONLY CHOOSE ONE: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Please join online via Zoom to discuss Crooked Hallelujah, by Kelli Jo Ford. For more information, call or email. ...
This event is in the "Online" group.
Library Branch: Online
Age Group - ONLY CHOOSE ONE: Adults
Program Type: Community Program
Event Details:
Ask the Expert: The Gift of the Brain May 22, 2021 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. ET/9:30-11:30 a.m. CT Speakers: Dennis W. Dickson, MD, Neuropathologist, Mayo's Alzheimer's Disease Research Center  Cesar Chirinos, Psy.D., State of Florida Brai...
This event is in the "Off Site" group.

Storytime at the Park - Hernando Park

10:30am - 11:00am
Preschool (1-4)
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group - ONLY CHOOSE ONE: Preschool (1-4)
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Event Details:
Join us for an outdoor storytime at Hernando Park filled with stories, songs, and more! Seating will be on the grass, so please bring your own blanket to help with distancing. Participants will receive a craft that can be completed at home.  Reg...
This event is in the "Spring Hill Branch" group.

Spring Hill Book Discussion - Online

12:00pm - 1:30pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Spring Hill Branch
Age Group - ONLY CHOOSE ONE: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
The April book is The Library Book by Susan Orlean.  The author interweaves stories of the Los Angeles Public Library's history; the 1986 fire that nearly destroyed it; the man accused of setting it; and the daily life of its current staff and p...
This event is in the "Online" group.
Library Branch: Online
Age Group - ONLY CHOOSE ONE: Adults
Program Type: Summer Reading Program
Event Details:
Save the planet, save money and help your community. Join us to learn more about sustainability. Environmental Sustainability - May 27 - 6-7 pm Social Sustainability - June 24 - 6-7 pm Financial Sustainability - July 22 - 6-7 pm Virtual vi...
This event is in the "East Hernando Branch" group.
This event is in the "Main Branch" group.
This event is in the "Spring Hill Branch" group.
This event is in the "West Hernando Branch" group.
Branches:
East Hernando Branch, Main Branch, Spring Hill Branch, West Hernando Branch
This event is in the "Spring Hill Branch" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Spring Hill Branch
Age Group - ONLY CHOOSE ONE: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Please join us online from home via Zoom to discuss the book, Becoming Earth by Eva Saulitis.  A finalist for the 2017 PEN American book award, these essays meditate on the art of living fully:  how are you going to live when you know ...
This event is in the "Online" group.

History and Biography Book Group

11:30am - 12:30pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group - ONLY CHOOSE ONE: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Please join us online via Zoom to discuss The Splendid and the Vile: A Saga of Churchill, Family, and Defiance During the Blitz, by Erik Larsen. For information, please email or call. ...
This event is in the "Spring Hill Branch" group.

Spring Hill Classics Discussion

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Spring Hill Branch
Age Group - ONLY CHOOSE ONE: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Please join us online from home via Zoom to discuss Thoreau's essay on Civil Disobedience, that influenced Martin Luther King, Jr., Gandhi, and others.  Contact us via the email address provided for a copy of the reading and the discussion ...
This event is in the "Online" group.

EH Book Discussion Group - Online

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group - ONLY CHOOSE ONE: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Gun Love: a novel by Jennifer Clement Pearl's mother took her away from her family just weeks after she was born, and drove off to central Florida determined to begin a new life for herself and her daughter--in the parking lot next to a trailer pa...
This event is in the "Online" group.

Main Library Book Discussion group

11:00am - 12:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group - ONLY CHOOSE ONE: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Please join us online via Zoom to discuss The Catcher in the Rye, by J.D. Salinger. For more information please call or email. ...
This event is in the "Online" group.

West Hernando Book discussion group

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group - ONLY CHOOSE ONE: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Please join us online via Zoom to discuss Less by Andrew Sean Greer. For more information, please email or call. ...
This event is in the "Spring Hill Branch" group.

Spring Hill Book Discussion - Online

12:00pm - 1:30pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Spring Hill Branch
Age Group - ONLY CHOOSE ONE: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
The June book is American Dirt by Jeanine Cummins.  A bookseller and her son flee Acapulco for the US after the murder of her family members by a drug cartel, becoming two of the countless undocumented immigrants from Latin America who undertake...
This event is in the "Online" group.
Library Branch: Online
Age Group - ONLY CHOOSE ONE: Adults
Program Type: Summer Reading Program
Event Details:
Save the planet, save money and help your community. Join us to learn more about sustainability. Environmental Sustainability - May 27 - 6-7 pm Social Sustainability - June 24 - 6-7 pm Financial Sustainability - July 22 - 6-7 pm Virtual vi...
This event is in the "Spring Hill Branch" group.

Spring Hill Florida Discussion

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Spring Hill Branch
Age Group - ONLY CHOOSE ONE: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
Please join us online from home via Zoom to discuss three chapters about Zora Neale Hurston from the book, Gods of the Upper Air: How a circle of renegade anthropologists reinvented race, sex, and gender in the 20th century by Charles King. ...
This event is in the "East Hernando Branch" group.
This event is in the "Main Branch" group.
This event is in the "Spring Hill Branch" group.
This event is in the "West Hernando Branch" group.
Branches:
East Hernando Branch, Main Branch, Spring Hill Branch, West Hernando Branch
This event is in the "East Hernando Branch" group.
Library Branch: East Hernando Branch
Room: East Hernando Meeting Room

Library Advisory Committee

Mission Statement: The Hernando County Library Advisory Committee's Mission is to review and recommend policies, procedures, and initiatives of the Library Director and staff in order to promote and foster broad-based citizen use of library facilities, participation in library services and programs, and access to library materials.

The Library Advisory Committee is the people's voice on matters pertaining to the Hernando County Public Library System. All meetings are open to the public and the people's input is welcomed.

This event is in the "Online" group.

EH Book Discussion Group - Online

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Online
Age Group - ONLY CHOOSE ONE: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
A Wild Winter Swan by Gregory Maguire After brilliantly reimagining the worlds of Oz, Wonderland, Dickensian London, and the Nutcracker, the New York Times bestselling author of Wicked turns his unconventional genius to Hans Christian Andersen's "...
This event is in the "Online" group.
Library Branch: Online
Age Group - ONLY CHOOSE ONE: Adults
Program Type: Summer Reading Program
Event Details:
Save the planet, save money and help your community. Join us to learn more about sustainability. Environmental Sustainability - May 27 - 6-7 pm Social Sustainability - June 24 - 6-7 pm Financial Sustainability - July 22 - 6-7 pm Virtual vi...
This event is in the "Spring Hill Branch" group.

Spring Hill Book Discussion - Online

12:00pm - 1:30pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Spring Hill Branch
Age Group - ONLY CHOOSE ONE: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
The July 27 book is The Dutch House by Ann Patchett.  This Pulitzer finalist is a dark fairy tale about two souls who cannot overcome their past.  After WW II, Cyril Conroy tries his luck by investing in real estate, elevating him through t...