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A local community library in Polk County Florida , that is affiliated with the Polk County Library Cooperative . The library serves the town and residents of Dundee , Florida , as well as local visitors to the area from across the country and various parts of the world . Interim Library Director Julie Feagle , Library Superintendent is aided by two part-time employees and additional volunteers from the Dundee Friends of the The Library Dundee Inc . The Dundee Library is also an E Library (Express Library) offering the latest hardback and parper-back editions of fiction and non-fiction titles . These titles cover many of the most popular authors, with the subject material no older than three years. However, requests can be made for many of the most popular and classic pieces of literature and acclaimed novelists. The Dundee Library also offers a facsimile (fax) service , photo-copying , laminating , notary service and technical assistance (computer) to members of the public . Hours of operation : Mon to Fri: 10.00 AM to 6.00 PM Saturday: 9.00 AM to 1.00 PM

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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Preschool Story-time will begin once again ….

The Dundee Public Library in conjunction with Friends of The Library Dundee Florida (Inc) will begin their Preschool Story-time as of Friday, 12th May, 2017 , which will be held at the Dundee Library. Beginning at    10:00 am  , the morning will consist of arts and crafts as well as a story told by host Mary-Ann Podbielski. A take home snack will also be provided for the children in attendance. Please note, parents wishing to have their child or children attend, must preregister the child before this event, by no later than the 9th May. This can be done by phone or in person , by simply providing the details , child’s name and age to a member of staff with the Library.


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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 33838-1467

Telephone number : (407) 247-8906

Facebook : http://facebook.com/FriendsofTheLibraryDundeeFl


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Agricultural Festival in the Town of Dundee, FL

Come and join the Town of Dundee, as the Dundee Area Chamber of Commerce in conjunction with the Dun-D Citrus Grower’s Association and Statewide Harvesting & Hauling LLC bring you an Agricultural Festival. This event will Date place on Saturday, 29th April , 2017 from 7:30 am until 2:00 pm at the Dundee Community Center , 603 Lake Marie Drive , Dundee, FL 33838. Showcasing a wide variety of agricultural produce, ranging from Blueberries , Oranges , Peaches, Citrus and other agricultural products to found within the county and statewide.


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There will be a schedule of events during the morning and for more details, simply click on the link provided below or visit the Dundee Area Chamber of Commerce’s website : http://dundeeareachamber.org

Dundee Area Chamber of Commerce
310 East Main Street
Dundee, FL 33838
Telephone number : (863) 439-3261
Website : http://www.dundeeareachamber.org

Dun-D Citrus Growers Association
111 1st Street
Dundee , FL 33838
Telephone number : (863) 439-1574
Website : http://dun-d.com

Statewide Harvesting & Hauling LLC
201 Center Street
Dundee, FL 33838
Telephone number : (863) 439-4225
Website: http://flcitrusmutual.com


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Resurfacing Project , Parking Lot of Dundee Town Hall (FL) …

 

The Town of Dundee’s Resurfacing Project of their Parking Lot for the Town Hall was completed on time, Tuesday 11th April , 2017. This infrastructure project was finished without their being any major upheavals or hindrance or problems for the town’s residents or guests to the Public Library or Town Hall. The work was undertaken by Mrs Asphalt , a Polk County based company with offices in Auburndale and Lakeland.


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With the completion of this latest project along with several others undertaken over the past eighteen months , the Town of Dundee can feel proud with these accomplishments. The main parking lot situated at the rear of the Town Hall Municipal Complex having been completely resurfaced, can now be looked upon with a great deal of pride .

Town of Dundee
P O Box 1000
Dundee , FL 33838
Telephone number (863) 438-8330
Website : http://townofdundee.com


 


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Resurfacing Project for the Town of Dundee (FL) ….

Please note , the public parking lot , located at the rear of the Dundee Town Hall Municipal Complex (Town Hall) will be closed for two days , beginning the 10th April and again on the 11th April , as the lot undergoes a resurfacing project. The town envisages that the work will be completed on time without any major disruptions. Any questions concerning this project, please call the Dundee Town Hall at the number listed below .


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Thank you for your understanding as this project takes place.

Dundee Town Hall
P O Box 1000
Dundee, FL 33838
Telephone number : (863) 438-8330
Website : http://townofdundee.com



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Our First Story-time Session of The Year …..

The first of our story-time sessions will be held on Wednesday 12th April, 2017 ,from 9:00 until 10:00 am , here at the Dundee Public Library. Themed “ Here Comes Peter Cottontail“ , this will be a morning with now famed story of Peter Cottontail , along with some arts and crafts as part of the activities for the morning. There will also be an Easter Egg Hunt within the library and a visit from the Easter Bunny who will undoubtedly be there to entertain the children in attendance.


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Please note this will be a preregistered event and all registrations must be made by no later than 5th April, 2017. This can be done in person or by simply calling the Dundee Public Library at the number listed below, leaving the required information with a staff member.

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



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Immigration Forum Being held at Bartow Public Library …

Please note the Bartow Public Library will be hosting a Free Community Forum on Immigration . This event will take place on Saturday, April 8th, 2017 , from 12:00 pm until 3:00pm . Legal advice will be on hand with an immigration lawyer being present to offer pertinent answers to any questions you might have on the issue of present immigration laws now enacted.

Questions about Immigration
An immigration lawyer will offer legal assistance
in immigration and naturalization

Learn important tips so that you and your family can avoid expensive and illegal immigration scams.

KNOW YOU RIGHTS !


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Bartow Public Library
2150 S Broadway Avenue
Bartow, FL 33830
Phone : (863) 534-0131


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2017 Annual Krispy Kreme Doughnut Sale & Fundraiser …

Just a kindly reminder , our Krispy Kreme Doughnut Sale Fundraiser is less than two weeks away and all orders should placed and paid for by no later than 4:00 pm, Thursday 23rd March . This can be done by phone to the Dundee Public Library or in person at the address given below. Prices are $9.00 per box for the plain doughnuts, while the chocolate glazed are priced at $9.50 per box. Cash and checks are the only forms of payment acceptable , with checks being made payable to Friends of The Library Dundee Inc.

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

 

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Strawberry Festival Luncheon …

This Saturday , 18th March , come and join the residents of Dell Lake Village here in the Town of Dundee, as they celebrate and host their Strawberry Festival Luncheon. Beverages and snacks will be on sale , as this event takes place from 11:30 am until 1:00 pm.

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Dell Lake Village
213 Frederick Ave
Dundee , FL 33838


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A Seniors’ Program Within Our Community …

The Catholic Charities of Central Florida in conjunction with Polk County and United Way , under the Diocese of Orlando , will now begin hosting on a weekly basis, an activities’ workshop for the elderly at the Dundee Community Center located at 603 Lake Marie Drive , Dundee , Florida . Beginning every Thursday , starting 2nd March , from 10:00 am until 2:00 pm and the event will provide activities for seniors aged fifty-five and over, covering a wide range activities and resources promoting a healthy lifestyle. For more information on this all , simply refer to the details listed below.

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Free Exercise Classes
Free Lunch !
Free Fresh Produce Distribution Once A Month
Games, Activities and Crafts
Nutritional seminars, free health checks, and so much more!

Come See us at the Dundee Community Center
603 Lake Marie Drive
Dundee, FL 33838

Program Coordinator Ashley Stukes
Telephone number : (407) 361-4452



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