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Hearing Loss Seminar at the Dundee Community Center presented by Catholic Charities …

A Hearing Loss Seminar will be held at the Dundee Community Center , 603 Lake Marie Boulevard , Dundee, FL 33838 , this    upcoming Thursday ,     20th July , 2017    from    10:00 am     and will be presented by Catholic Charities. This Seminar is primarily for the hearing impaired , elderly , members of public and those wishing to obtain more information and the resources available not easily accessible through the usual means.


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Dundee Community Center
603 Lake Marie Boulevard
Dundee, FL 33838

Catholic Charities of Central Florida
801 Florida Ave S
Lakeland , FL 33801
Telephone number : (863) 686-7153
Website : http://cflcc.org

Hearing Loss Association of America (Lakeland Chapter)
175 Lake Hollingsworth Drive
Lakeland , FL 33801
Website : http://hla-lakeland.org


 


 

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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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Our 2016 Summer Reading Program begins in earnest …..

The Dundee Public Library in conjunction with Friends of The Library Dundee Inc will be hosting the first of their scheduled events for the Summer and as part of their Summer Reading Program. In what will be the first of the events taking place , Water Ventures , Florida’s Learning Lab will be at the Dundee Community Center , 605 Lake Marie Drive , Dundee , Fl on Wednesday 15th June, 2016 from 10:00 am until 11:00 am .

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This is a preregistered event and as the library wishes to have an estimated figure for the number of children in attendance and it is imperative we have your child registered for the exhibit . Simply call the Dundee Public Library at the number listed below or visit our location , giving a member of staff member the relevant information required (name of child , number attending , if more than one) .

It should be noted , it would be preferable to have your child registered for the Water Ventures’ exhibit as soon as possible in order to avoid any last minute rush and to account for availability.

 

Water Ventures
Water Ventures’ Mobile exhibit

 

 

Water Ventures is an interactive educational learning lab , which will provide the children with an insight about the different types of wildlife to be found within the state’s rich waterways, with a focus also on conservation and recycling. The exhibit itself a mobile unit housing a rich resource of books , photographs and other exhibits on-board.

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

Dundee Community Center
605 Lake Marie Drive
Dundee , FL 33838

Water Ventures
Website : http://waterventures.us/about-us/the-mobile-lab/

 


 

Friends of The Library Huge Book Sale … Nothing beats the feel of a good book

Friends of The Library Huge Book Sale … Nothing beats the feel of a good book

Once again it’s the time of year when the Dundee Public Library and Friends of The Library Dundee Inc coordinates their annual Book Sale. Under the auspices of Friends of The Library , Book Sale will take place on Saturday, 3rd October ,2015 at the Dundee Community Center located at 605 Lake Marie Drive , Dundee , Florida 33838 . The event will be from 9:00 AM until 2:00 PM . A wide variety of hardback and paperback books will on sale, covering fiction and nonfiction and prices of the items will certainly be within everyone’s reach.

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Volunteers from FOL (Friends of The Library) will be on hand to assist the patrons with their purchases and provide them with any information needed concerning the books on sale. Also a bake sale will be taking place to coincide with the morning event and again we hope the patrons in attendance will part-take of the baked goods on sale.

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For more information on this upcoming event , you can contact a staff member of the Dundee Public Library at the number listed below the number listed for Friends of The Library. Or simply visit the Facebook or website pages either of the locations as given.

Dundee Public Library
202 East Main Street
Dundee, FL 33838
Telephone number : (863) 439-7028
Facebook.com : http://facebook.com/DundeePublicLibraryFl
Website: https://dundeelibraryflorida.wordpress.com

Friends of The Library Dundee Inc.
P O Box 1467
Dundee, FL 33838-1467
Telephone number : (407) 247-8906
Facebook.com : http://facebook.com/FriendsofTheLibraryDundeeFl
Website: http://friendsofthelibrarydundee.wordpress.com

We say Goodbye to the Books Bridge Bus Bookmobile

Wednesday 5th August, 2015 was the last day of visitation by the Books Bridge Bus Bookmobile a resource of Polk County . Books Bridge was a regular visitor to the Dundee Public Library throughout the Summer and also for many of our regularly scheduled planned events held at the Dundee Community Center as part of our Summer Reading Program.

The staff and volunteers of the library would like to take this opportunity to thank Books Bridge Bookmobile for being present throughout this period and for providing a valued service within the community for the children ! We look forward to working with them again, next Summer and long into the future.

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

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

Books Bridge Bus Bookmobile
Website : http://www.polk-fl.net

Back To School Bash and a Fun Night Out For The Family

Back To School Bash and a Fun Night Out For The Family

The Dundee Public Library in conjunction with Joel’s Place Church will be hosting a Back To School Bash at the Dundee Community Center on Sunday, 16th August , 2015 from 6:30 PM , where there will be refreshments served. while those in attendance will get the chance to see a movie screening that very same evening,

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If you would like to donate supplies for this event, we simply ask that you do so at the town’s Public Library located at 202 East Main Street, within the town’s Municipal Complex . This should be done no later than Friday,14th August. For more information , please call the Dundee Public Library at the number listed . (863) 439-9424

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Join us on Sunday, 16th August , 2015 from 6:30 PM as the Dundee Public Library , Friends of The Library Dundee Inc and Joel’s Place Church , Dundee present their Back To School Bash and an evening of entertainment where a family movie will run for your entertainment.

Dundee Community Center
605 Lake Marie Drive
Dundee, FL 33838

Dundee Public Library
202 East Main Street
Dundee, FL 33838
Telephone number : (863) 439-9424
Website: https://dundeelibraryflorida.wordpress.com

Joel’s Place Church
Facebook.com : http://facebook.com/JoelsPlaceChurchDundee
Website : http://www.joelsplacechurch.org

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Pastor Butch Erwen , left is seen here alongside his wife , and two daughters, as they pay a visit to Disney World in Orlando , Florida. As the resident pastor for Joel’s Place Church , Pastor Butch and his family are active, playing a vital role within the local and surrounding community of Dundee, Florida . ,

Back to School Bash & School Supplies’ Drive

The Dundee Public Library in conjunction with the Friends of The Library Dundee Inc will be organizing a final Summer Reading Program event which will be staged at the Dundee Community Center , Dundee , Florida on Wednesday 19th August , 2015. As usual the scheduled time for this activity will be from 10:00 AM until 12:00 PM, with refreshments being served( snacks and a drink), crafts and other fun-filled activities taking place throughout the morning’s festivities. Mary-Ann Podbielski , the Library’s resident story-time teller will be on hand to conduct the morning’s scheduled event.

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Scheduled activities will include the customary story-time , superhero craft making and a prize draw for two lucky winners, where the winning prize recipients, will each receive an assortment of back to school items (backpack filled with school requirements) .

Please note the event will require the preregistration of the children wishing to attend Wednesday’s activity and it is imperative that parents , guardians and caregivers register their the children prior to the day of the morning’s staged activity. Simply call in or telephone the Dundee Public Library and speak with a staff member, leaving them all of the pertinent information required to have your child registered for the event.

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Should you also wish to donate to the Dundee Library’s Back to School Supplies’ Drive , a list of the items sought can be viewed by visiting the Facebook pages or websites of the Dundee Public Library and Friends of The Library Dundee Inc. Details of which can be seen below or obtained from the Library upon request.

Dundee Community Center
605 Lake Marie Drive
Dundee, FL 33838

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

Friends of The Library Dundee Inc
PO Box 1467
Dundee, FL 33838-1467
Facebook.com : http://facebook.com/FriendsofTheLibraryDundeeFl
Website : http://friendsofthelibrarydundee.wordpress.com


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Water Safety Program presented at the Dundee Community Center, Dundee, Florida


Once again the Dundee Public Library Florida and Friends of The Library Dundee Inc presented (15th July, 2015) another Summer Reading Program event at the Dundee Community Center, Dundee, Florida. Presenter at the event, was Miss Julie from the Department of Children & Family Services as she talked about the safety issues faced by the young ,which relates to Water Safety. One should note, annually drowning deaths among juveniles, are one of the most alarming statistics correlated by the CDC. The emphasis of the lecture was that of water safety and the preventing of accidents from happening either at a pool in the family home, a public swimming pool, lake or at the beach.

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In attendance for this presentation were children from two local daycare centers within the Town of Dundee, Little Land Early Learning Center , Stay & Play along with several children accompanied either by a parent or guardian.

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With the audience seated , the program began with Julie informing the children of the dangers being unaccompanied in close proximity of water. With so many juveniles not being able to swim , deaths from drowning have reached an alarming level as seen from the statistics provided by the CDC (Center For Disease Control)

After the presentation the children were then allowed to be part of the usual customary activities organized by Mary-Ann Podbielski , the Library’s story-time teller and volunteer with the Dundee Library. It has been through Mary-Ann’s nonstop efforts and diligent work the Library and Friends of The Library have been able to organize and conduct these planned activities as part of our Summer Reading Program.

Also on site were the Books Bridge Bookmobile a regular attendee, providing the children with free reading material (book), as well as the Summer Florida Food Program, with their providing the children with a free nutritional meal .

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For more notifications of future planned events , please visit our respective Facebook pages and websites for the latest information, other regular updates and planned activities.

Center For Disease Control (CDC)
Website : http://cdc.gov

Florida Department of Children & Family Services
Website : http://myflfamilies.com

Dundee Community Center
605 Lake Marie Drive
Dundee, FL 33838

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

Friends of The Library Dundee Inc
P O Box 1467
Dundee, FL 33838-1467
Facebook.com : http://facebook.com/FriendsofTheLibraryDundeeFl
Website : http://friendsofthelibrarydundee.wordpress.com

Water safety program at the Dundee Community Center

Water safety program at the Dundee Community Center

As part of our scheduled events over the Summer , this Wednesday, 15th July, 2015 m from 10:00 AM until 12:00PM. The Dundee Public Library in conjunction with Friends of The Library Dundee Inc will be presenting a Water Safety Program, which advises the children and parents on the issues concerning water safety and the dangers when unaccompanied and they are close to water , be it pool-side, by a lake or on the beach.

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This is a preregistered event and it is imperative your child is registered for this activity being staged at the community center. Simply call the library, speak with a staff member, leaving them the pertinent details required.

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Dundee Community Center
605 Lake Marie Drive
Dundee, FL 33838

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

The Town of Dundee Florida celebrates the 4th July

The Town of Dundee Florida celebrates the 4th July

The Town of Dundee celebrated the 4th July (Independence Day) commemorating the nation’s two hundred and thirty-ninth birthday. Held at the Dundee Community Center , several civic dignitaries were in attendance along with the town’s residents and guests from afar. Entertainment was provided (live bands), with vendors on site providing a variety of food and other products.

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Highlight of the evening,was a fireworks’ display to entertain the public , specifically the young children, who were fascinated by the spectacle of the colors seen from the display.


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Dundee Community Center
605 Lake Marie Drive
Dundee, FL 33838

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

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

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