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Dec. 16- 22 EVENTS
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Need to escape the holiday hustle and bustle? Stop by the Elsie Quirk Library on Monday, December 18 at 5 p.m. to relax and enjoy a free movie on our big screen. This week’s feature film is an action…

Dec. 9-15 EVENTS
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If you haven’t heard, Elsie Quirk Library has a beautiful reading garden thanks to the generosity of the Friends of Elsie Quirk Library. Now that cooler weather has arrived, this is the perfect time to visit the library and…

A Gift of Love that will last Forever!

Friends of Elsie Quirk Library would like you to consider buying a gift for a loved one this Holiday season!  An engraved paver brick that will be permanently placed in our Golden Reading Garden walkway with your personalized thoughts.…

Nov. 25-Dec. 1 EVENTS
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Did you know that Elsie Quirk Library has iPads as part of its collection? A generous donation from a library patron enabled us to purchase10 iPads for training purposes and general use. We utilize these iPads in beginner’s classes…

Dec. 2 – 8 EVENTS
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Hablas español? Would you like to learn? Señor Dan Duffy is returning again this winter to provide FREE Spanish classes at the Elsie Quirk Library. Registration is now open, and classes take place on Fridays from January through April.…

Nov. 18-24 EVENTS
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The holiday season is upon us which brings with it the hope of cooler temperatures and plans for celebrations and enjoying time with friends and family. During the holiday season, there will be the usual library closings in observance…

Nov. 11-17 EVENTS
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Are we there yet? Have you ever wondered how long it would take if you could drive the minimum distance to Mars? According to the NASA website, if you drove a car at an average highway speed of 62…

Nov. 4-10 EVENTS
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When you visit Elsie Quirk Library this week, check out the Health in Motion bus while you’re here. Health in Motion is a mobile health services unit of the Florida Department of Health in Sarasota County (DOH-Sarasota). The Health…

Oct. 28-Nov. 3 EVENTS
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The beginning of November signals the start of our seasonal book discussion groups here at Elsie Quirk Library. The Friends of Elsie Quirk Library sponsor three separate discussion groups that meet on Thursday mornings from November to April. You’re…