Back To School Supplies Drive (2017)

Friends of The Library Dundee Florida will be working in conjunction with the Friendship Missionary Baptist Church in hosting and promoting their Back To School Supplies’ Drive which will be taking place at the Dundee Community Center, in Dundee Florida on the 2nd August, 2017 at 10:00 am. Donations of School Supplies can be made directly to the Dundee Public Library throughout the operating hours of the Library or at Friendship Missionary Baptist Church at the specified times indicated.


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Pastor Darriel D Brown Jr head of Friendship Missionary Baptist Church and the congregation of his church welcomes all donations big or small concerning this Back To School Supplies’ Drive. Items sought are binders (folders) , pencils , markers , crayons , paper, pens, colored markers , erasers , backpacks of various sizes and rulers.

As a precursor to Friends of The Library event on the 2nd August, where FOL (Friends of The Library) will be hosting an Ice Cream Party for the children at the Dundee Community Center , Friendship Missionary Baptist Church will be hosting their Back To School Bash at their location on Saturday , 29th July . For more information concerning the church’s event in July, please call the number listed below .


 


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Friendship Missionary Baptist Church and Friends of The Library would like to take this opportunity to thank the residents and community at large for their generous response in this effort .

Dundee Public Library

202 East Main Street

Dundee , FL 33838

Telephone number : (863) 439-9424

Hours of Operation : Monday through Friday from 10:00 am until 6:00 pm

Saturday : 9:00 am until 1:00 pm

Friendship Missionary Baptist Church

503 Martin Luther King Street SW

Dundee FL, 33838

Telephone number : (863) 439-3732

Facebook.com : http://facebook.com/FriendshipDundee

Dundee Community Center

603 Lake Marie Boulevard

Dundee , FL 33838

 

Summer Reading Program : Ronald McDonald Show …

Our next Summer Reading Program event will take place at the Dundee Community Center located at 603 Lake Marie Boulevard , Dundee , Florida ,33838 on Wednesday ,28th June, 2017 at 10:00 am. Guest artist will be Ronald McDonald with his self-titled Ronald McDonald Show.



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As usual we ask that parents and guardians wishing their child to attend our event , please register their names at the Dundee Public Library . Registration can be made by no later than Tuesday, 27th June at 4:00 pm . This can be done in person or by telephone at the number listed below.

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The Summer Reading Program is a co-promotional event , primarily sponsored by Friends of The Library Dundee Florida in conjunction with the Dundee Public Library .

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

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

Dundee Community Center
603 Lake Marie Boulevard
Dundee, FL 33838


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Summer Reading Program : Reptile Discovery

Summer Reading Program : Reptile Discovery

In the aftermath of the first Summer Reading Program co-hosted , conducted by the Dundee Public Library and Friends of The Library Dundee Inc (Florida), the staff and volunteers would like to thank those in attended the event. A special word of appreciation and thanks to our guest presenter Bruce Schwedick of Reptile Discovery who made last Wednesday’s (14th June) event such a tremendous success. We hope that he will be making another return visit to us next year.


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Our next presentation will once again be at the Dundee Community Center , this upcoming Wednesday , 21st June , start time of 10::00 am, , themed Patriotic Craft Day.

All of our Summer Reading Program events do require pre-registration and this can be done in person or by calling the Dundee Public Library at the number listed below. Simply speak with a staff member of the library informing them of the information sought. This can also be done in person at the Dundee Public .

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

Dundee Community Center
603 Lake Marie Boulevard
Dundee, FL 33838

Reptile Discovery
Website : http://reptilediscovery.com



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Film Movie Night Recap ….

Our second monthly movie presentation here at the Dundee Public Library was the hit film ‘Sing’ . This event took place this past Friday and was heartily attended by a number of children alongside their guardians or parents. Staff members and volunteers were on hand from the library as well as Friends of The Library Dundee as co-hosts of the event. It was very clear the children were very enthusiastic and warmly received the showing of ‘Sing’ .


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The next movie presentation will take place on Friday 21st July at 6:30 pm . Free tickets will be available and do remember these tickets are on a first come first serve basis and the availability will be limited to forty-nine . So be sure to make the library staff aware of your wish to attend our next movie event. Details concerning the titled movie will be made public in due course. Be on the lookout for this online or simply call in for the information.

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


 

 

 

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Town of Dundee’s Independence Day Celebrations (2017) ….

The Town of Dundee will be hosting their Independence Day celebration event at the Dundee Community Center located at 603 Lake Marie Boulevard , Dundee , FL 33838 on Tuesday 4th July . Festivities will begin promptly at 6:00 pm with a Fireworks’ display set to begin at 9:20 pm.


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There will be a wide array of entertainment provided with Live Music as well as inflatables and other activities for the children in attendance. The event will be hosted by ‘Smart Mouth’ Jason Alexander, Live Music entertainment by Mile High Music Group and there will be an assortment of other entertainers and artists . Providing fun for the kids will be Clown and Balloon Artist Miz Daisy.

For more information on this simply visit the town’s website listed below, visit upcoming events or our the Dundee Public Library’s Facebook page or website.

Vendors are also being sought for the event and applications forms are available upon request from the Dundee Town Hall.

The town is also seeking donations from sponsors, private as well as corporate and request forms are available upon request from the Town Hall or from the Dundee Public Library.

Dundee Public Library

202 East Main Street

Dundee , FL 33838

Telephone number : (863) 439-9424

Town of Dundee

P O Box 1000

Dundee , FL 33838-1000

Telephone number : (863) 438-8330

Website : http://townofdundee.com/events


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Summer Reading Program 2017 : Reptile Discovery Show.

The first of our Summer Reading Program events will be taking place on Wednesday 14th June, 2017 at the Dundee Community Center, Dundee, Florida.


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All of the programs organized are joint conjunctive efforts by the Dundee Public Library (Florida) and Friends of The Library Dundee Florida. Our first guest presenter Bruce Shwedick who will be bringing along his menagerie of reptiles for a thoroughly enjoyable show and viewing .

As always , all of our programs throughout the Summer will require the preregistration of all the children wishing to attend. Preregistration can be done by phone , leaving the required information with a staff member of the library , or it can be done in person. Registration is required for our first event by no later than Monday 12th June , 4:00 pm .

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

Friends of The Library Dundee Florida
P O Box 1467
Dundee , FL 33838-1467
Telephone number : (407) 247-8906

Dundee Community Center
603 Lake Marie Drive
Dundee , FL 33838

Reptile Discovery
Website : http://www.reptilediscovery.com



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Reading With The Rays ….

The Dundee Public Library , Friends of The Library Dundee in conjunction with the Polk County Library Cooperative will be promoting the Tampa Bay Rays’ initiative ‘Reading With The Ways’. This will be a Summer-long program where children within the Tampa Bay area community will get the chance to win a pair of tickets (free) to a Rays’ home game at Tropicana Field . Participants taking part , will be required to read your favorite books, loaned from your local library over the Summer , with either their your parent or librarian keeping track of your record.


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This past Saturday, the staff and volunteers of the Dundee Public Library kicked off the initiative by hosting an event to promote Reading With The Rays.

For more details about the initiative merely click unto the link seen below.

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

Friends of The Library Dundee Florida
PO Box 1467
Dundee , FL 33838-1467
Telephone number : (407) 247-8906

Reading with the Rays : http://raysbaseball.com/reading

Polk County Library Cooperative
Website : http://mypclc.org/

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Seeking Donations of Crayola Markers ….

Friends of The Library Dundee Florida and the Dundee Public Library are seeking donations from members of the public as well as our patrons , non-washable Crayola Markers. These will be used by the children as part of a creativity project we are offering them. They will be creating their own T-shirt bags.

Our Crayola Day, will be taking place at the Dundee Community Center , 605 Lake Marie Drive , Dundee , FL 33838 on Wednesday , July 12th at 11:00 am. We would ask that your donations be brought to the Library and left with a staff member.

Dundee Public Library
202 East Main Street
Dundee, FL 33838
Telephone number : (863) 439-9424
Facebook : http://facebook.com/DundeeLibraryFl

Friends of The Library Dundee Florida
PO Box 1467
Dundee, FL 33838
Telephone number : (407) 247-8906
Facebook.com : http://facebook.com/FriendsofTheLibraryFl


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Dundee Public Library Presents it’s Free Family Movie Night … “Monster Trucks “

Well , there are less than forty-eight hours to go before the Dundee Public Library kicks-off its inaugural Free Family Movie Night, which is open to the public as well the residents in the Town of Dundee. There are still tickets remaining and as previously advised, due to our limited capacity, we are only able to seat 49 occupants for the showing of the hit movie “ Monster Trucks” . This showing will take place at 6:30 pm on Friday , 19th May , 2017 , here at the Dundee Library. The remaining ticket for Friday’s event is available on first-come , first-served basis and can obtained by simply making a reservation , calling the library at the number listed below , leaving your relevant details ( name , contact number and the number of individual attending the movie’s showing). Light refreshments will be served and will be free of charge .

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The moving showing is being done in conjunction with Friends of The Library Dundee (Florida) Inc .


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Dundee Public Library
202 East Main Street
Dundee, FL 33838
Telephone number : (863) 439-9424
Facebook : http://facebook.com/DundeeLibraryFl

Friends of The Library Dundee (Florida) Inc
PO Box 1467
Dundee , FL 33838
Telephone number : (407) 247-8906
Facebook : http://facebook.com/FriendsofTheLibraryDundeeFl



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Town of Dundee Commission Meeting and Swearing In Ceremony …

On Tuesday, 9th May,2017 , the Town of Dundee held its bi-weekly Town Commission Meeting where they had an agenda scheduled for discussion. Also taking place on the date in question was the official swearing-in ceremony for the town’s newest Commission Members , Commissioner Steve Glenn , Seat number 2 , reelected unopposed and Rukhsana Harper ,Seat 4. The two newly elected members will serve on the five-member commission board, headed by Mayor Sam Pennant , with veteran members Bertram ‘Bert’ Goddard and Willie Quarles , incoming Vice Mayor.


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As a precursor to the Commission Meeting , the Town with its invited guests of visiting dignitaries from neighboring Polk County municipalities, the local county government agency and town residents were also invited to a part-take of the hors-d’oeuvres prepared by Remington Miller of Axis Mundi Enterprises , a locally based Personal Event and Catering Company.

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Rukhsana Harper is seen here taking her oath of office as she is sworn in Town Commissioner for Seat 4 on the Dundee Town Board of Commissioners . Officiating the ceremony is Town Attorney Frederick J Murphy Jr of Boswell & Dunlap LLP

The Town of Dundee of has seen significant growth under the current administration and much of this has come down to the sound fiscal policies put in place by Town Manager Ryan Taylor and his staff with the backing of the Commissioners. It is certainly hoped that in the coming years we can see this being sustained , while the quality of life for Dundee’s residents continues to improve alongside the economic impact made by our local businesses.

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Town of Dundee
P O Box 1000
Dundee, FL 33838
Website : http://townofdundee.com
Facebook : http://facebook.com/TownofDundeeFl

Boswell & Dunlap LLP
245 South Central Ave
Bartow , FL 33830
Telephone number : (863) 617-7336
Website : http://bosdun.com



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