2017 Christmas Parade for the Town of Dundee , Florida

On  Saturday , 9th  December the  Town  of  Dundee   held   its  Annual   Christmas  Parade  ,  with  all  of  the Town’s Commissioners turning  out  in   force  for  this  event.   Mayor   Sam  Pennant  and  his  fellow  commissioners  were  part of the  parade  as  they  each   traveled  along  the   route  in  a   brand  new    vehicle from  a  local  dealership.  Several local  businesses and  organizations  were  also  part  of  the  morning’s  festivities ,  as   too were    Santa  and  Mrs. Claus,  who  made  the  event  all   the  more  special  for  the  children  who  were  able  to  meet  them  both  at  the   Dundee  Community   Center, where  they  got  the  chance to  have  their  photo  taken  with   Santa  as  well  as  receiving  an  early Christmas  present.  No  doubt  there  will  be  more at  the  foot  of  their  Christmas  trees  on   Christmas   Eve.


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We  would  like to take  this  opportunity  to  thank  the  Dundee  Public  Library  patrons and  residents  of the  Town  of  Dundee  for  attending  this  event  and  wish  you  all  a  Happy   Christmas  and  a  Prosperous  New  Year  !!!!

 

Dundee Public   Library

202 East Main Street

Dundee, FL 33838

Telephone number: (863) 439-9424

Facebook.com  : http://facebook.com/DundeeLibraryFl

 

 

 

 

 

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Town of Dundee Christmas Tree Lighting (2017) …

The Town of Dundee (Florida) had its official Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony on Thursday, 7th December at the Dundee Community Center , 605 Lake Marie Drive. Members of the public and residents were welcome for this festive event to ring in the Christmas Season. The town’s dignitaries were there along with members of staff with the event being emceed by Dundee Town Manager Deena Ware .

Partnering with the town to kick off the festivities was the Dundee United Methodist Church . Scenes from the event can be seen below in this montage.

The staff and volunteers of the Dundee Public Library would like to take this opportunity to wish our patrons and residents a Merry Christmas over the Holiday Season !!!


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Dundee Public Library
202 East Main Street
Dundee, FL 33838

Free Movie Night Presentation For The Month of October ” Boss Baby “

Free Movie Night Presentation  For  The  Month  of October   ….  ‘Boss Baby’

The Dundee Public Library resumed their Free Family Movie Night on Friday 13th October and the presentation was the hit animated blockbuster movie ‘ Boss Baby’. Working in conjunction with Friends of The Library Dundee Florida and began at 6:30 pm at the Dundee Public Library. This was a free presentation for those who attended the event along with free refreshments for the families who gathered for this showing.


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Our next Free Family Movie Night presentation will take place on 17th November here at the Library. Please be on the lookout for details for our next showing which will published on Facebook and the websites of the Dundee Public Library and Friends of The Library Dundee Florida .

Scenes from the evening’s event can be seen here .



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Dundee Public Library

202 East Main Street

Dundee , FL 33838

Friends of The Library Dundee Florida

P O Box 1467

Dundee , FL 33838-1467

Welcome Back …..

With the departure of Hurricane Irma from our midst, the Dundee Public Library will be resuming a number of their programs . This upcoming Friday, 22nd September there will be a Morning Story-time Session for the children starting at 10:00 am. Hosting this event will be our usual host, Mary-Ann Podbielski.

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Also , please note with the postponement of our Free Kids’ Movie Night Showing of “Boss Baby” which was due to have taken place on 15th September , this showing will now be rescheduled for 13th October, at 6:30 pm here at the Dundee Public Library. Please note it is required that those wishing to attend this event will have to register in advance due to the limited number seating (limited to forty-nine people) as mandated by the Dundee Fire Department and Town of Dundee regulations. Registration can be done by phone or in person here at the library .

Free drinks and other refreshments will be available for those attending.



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Dundee Public Library
202 East Main Street
Dundee , FL 33838
Telephone number : (863) 439-9424

Friends of The Library Dundee Florida Inc
P O Box 1467
Dundee , FL 33838-1467

FEMA Relief Assistance ….

For those Town of Dundee residents and within Polk County seeking emergency relief assistance from FEMA here is a link to the federal agency’s website detailing the requirements for those applicants in need. Assistance will also be provided at the Dundee Public Library for applicants who are having difficulty in filling out their application for relief aid . Please make sure you have in your possession documents needed , to fill out your application . Please refer to the information below regarding the application process .

Visit DisasterAssistance.gov to apply for assistance online. If you experience difficulty applying online, you may also call (800) 621-3362 / TTY (800) 462-7585 to apply during standard hours of operation (7 a.m. to 11 p.m. Eastern Time), 7 days a week . You can also check your application status at DisasterAssistance.gov. Survivors have 60-days from the date of a declaration for Individual Assistance to apply for assistance.

When you register for disaster assistance either online or by phone, you will need the following to complete your application.
Social Security number
Address of the location where the damage occurred (pre-disaster address)
Current mailing address
Current telephone number
Insurance information
Total household annual income
Routing and account number for your checking or savings account (this allows FEMA to directly transfer disaster assistance funds into your bank account).
A description of your disaster-caused damage and losses

Dundee Public Library
202 East Main Street
Dundee, FL 33838
Telephone number : (863) 439-9424

FEMA (Dept of Homeland Security Federal Agency) : https://www.fema.gov/apply-assistance

Helping Hands , Playing Our Part Within The Community

Helping Hands , Playing Our Part Within The Community
Well , on Saturday afternoon for the better part of three and a half hours I spent my time at the local Community Center (Dundee Community Center, FL) with fellow local volunteers, which among them included Dundee Town Mayor Sam Pennant, his wife Doreen Pennant , Town Manager Deena Ware as well as Town Commissioners Rukhsana Harper and Bertram ‘Bert ‘ Goddard , as aid was provided to distressed local residents of not only the Town of Dundee , but also those from the surrounding area of our local community. Working in conjunction with Polk County Sheriffs Department, the town’s own Fire Department, the aid provided, was of considerable help to the residents in question who suffered immeasurable loss do to Hurricane Irma.


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On Sunday morning these volunteers and I will be back in action at the Dundee Community Center from 9:00 am until the designated finish time providing more aid to the residents in need within the community.

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Dundee Town Manager Deena Ware (left) is seen here with a Polk County Sherriff’s  Detective.

Free Movie Night Presentation “Boss Baby” ….

The next ‘Free Movie Night Presentation’ here at the Dundee Public Library will be the box office animation smash hit ‘Boss Baby’ , featuring the voices of Alec Baldwin, Steve Buscemi, Tobey Maguire and Lisa Kudrow. The movie’s showing will take place on Friday 15th September at 6:30 pm.


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Due to the limited capacity for the showing , please note those wishing to bring their children along for this event will have to register the names of the children in advance of the showing. This can be done in person here at the Dundee Library or by phone simply providing the staff with the details required (name of those attending along with a contact number).

Friends of the Library Dundee Florida and the Dundee Public Library are the co-hosts of this event.


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Dundee Public Library
202 East Main Street
Dundee, FL 33838
Telephone number : (863) 439-9424

Friends of The Library Dundee Florida Inc
PO Box 1467
Dundee , FL 33838-1467



Kids’ Story-time Set To Return To The Dundee Public Library (FL)

Please note the Dundee Public Library in conjunction with Friends of The Library will be restarting their Kids’ Story-time Morning Sessions , beginning Friday morning, 8th September at 10:00 am here at the Library. Registration is required and this can be done over the phone by simply providing a staff member of the details (name, age and number of children in attendance) sought. You may also do this in person at the Dundee Public Library.

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As part of the morning’s activities the children will also be able to participate in some Arts and Crafts , with snacks also being provided.

Dundee Public Library
202 East Main Street
Dundee , FL 33838
Telephone number : (863) 439=9424

Friends of The Library Dundee Florida Inc
PO Box 1467
Dundee, FL 33838-1467



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Back To School Supplies’ Drive & Ice Cream Party

On Wednesday, 2nd August, 2017 the Dundee Public Library in conjunction with Friends of The Library Dundee (Florida) Inc. will be hosting their Back To School Bash & Ice Cream Party at the Dundee Community Center (603 Lake Marie Drive , Dundee, Florida) from 10:00 am until 11:30 am . As part of the event , we will also be giving away school supplies. Two boys and two girls from differing age groups will also be offered the chance to win a backpack each, filled with an assortment of school supplies. To top off the morning’s event , our Ice Cream Party will give children the chance to enjoy some delicious ice cream alongside beverages and snacks. .

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Family Movie Night ” The Batman Lego Movie” ….

Family Movie Night ” The Batman Lego Movie ” ….

The Dundee Public Library held its Monthly Family Movie Night this past Friday , with the featured presentation being the blockbuster animated hit “ The Batman Lego Movie” .


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Held at the Library in conjunction with Friends of The Library Dundee Florida Inc , the turnout for the event was tremendous , with the children and their parents in attendance having a wonderful time. With the limited capacity seating, the Library staged a great movie night and with the free refreshments (popcorn, candy sodas and water) on hand , there was no denying the night would be a tremendous success.

Our next free Movie Night Presentation is scheduled for the Friday 18th August at 6:30 pm here at the Dundee Public Library and the movie being shown will be ‘Smurfs The Lost Village’ . As we can only accommodate a maximum of forty-nine occupants (people) for each showing , we would advise parents and guardians to simply register child or children in advance if they wish to attend.



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