The Larry Jackson Library is a branch of the Lakeland Public Library. Check out their fantastic programming for adults and children, including storytime, make & take crafts for kids, technology classes, and more! Visit the website to see a full list of upcoming programs. You can also find their kids programs on our calendar at www.lakelandmom.com/calendar.
Located at the top of the Lake Mirror Amphitheater, Barnett Family Park includes a splash pad water feature, playground (including the Sunflower Preschool Playground), labyrinth, covered picnic area, restrooms, and a multipurpose field.
Monday – Friday: 8am – Just before dusk
Saturday & Sunday: 8am – Dusk
Covered Pavilion Hours
Monday – Friday: 10am – Just before dusk
Saturday & Sunday: 8am – Dusk
Picnic tables are available first come first served.
Splash Pad & Water Dump Bucket Feature
Thursday – Tuesday: 10am – 5pm
Closed Wednesdays for Maintenance
Just for 2’s Story Time – Every Wednesday from 10:30 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.
3 to 5 Story Time – Every Thursday at 10:30am.
Programs includes stories, music, crafts, puppet shows, dancing, rhymes, and lots of fun!
Game night every other Friday – K-5th grade from 3-4:30 PM and ages 11-18 from 5-6:30PM
Family Fun Time event is from 3:30-6 PM on the 2nd Thursday of the month.
Teen Fun Night is from 4:30-6 PM on the 3rd Tuesday of the month.
Makerspace (currently for teens but watch for future kids program) is 4:30-6 PM on the 4th Tuesday of the month.
Book Babies – Ages 18 months to 2 yrs old – select Thursdays from 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Storytime for Ages 3 to 5 yrs old – select Wednesdays from 10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
STEAM for Homeschoolers ages 8 to 12 yrs old – Select Fridays 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Visit our website for a full calendar of events – https://pclc.ent.sirsi.net/client/en_US/bartow
Preschool Storytime – ages 3-5 – Wednesday at 10:30am – Themed stories, singing, puppet shows, and crafts in the Children’s Room.
Bubbles & Bounces Storytime – ages 0-2 – Thursday at 10:30am
Terrific 2’s & 3’s Storytime – Thursday at 11:30am
Homeschool Club – Every Monday at 1:30pm
Lego Club – all ages – every other Tuesday at 4pm
Bilingual Story Time – select Saturdays at 10:45am
See a full schedule – http://hainescity.com/calendar.aspx?CID=23,&Keywords=&startDate=&enddate=&
Afternoon Craft – Mondays from 4:30 -5 pm
LEGO Hour – Tuesdays from 3-4pm
Storytime – Wednesdays from 10-11am
Visit our calendar – https://www.lakealfredlibrary.org/calendar
Pokemon Club – select Mondays at 2:30pm
Invent It Makerspace – grades 3 & up – select Mondays from 3-4pm
Paws to Read – select Mondays at 3:30pm – kids can come read to our therapy dogs and gain confidence in yourself!
Come Art with Me – select Tuesdays at 3:30pm
Preschool Story Time – ages 3-5 – Wednesdays at 10:30
Wii Wednesdays – ages 10 & up – Wednesdays at 3pm
Visit their website for a full list of programs for Kids and TEENS! http://mulberrylibrary.com/programs/
Many programs require advance registration.
Lego Club – Ages 6-12. Lego Club meets every Tuesday at 4-5PM.
Little Sprouts Story Time – ages 5 & under – Children enjoy stories, songs, finger plays and puppet shows that develop early literacy skills and promote interaction between parents and children. September through April on Tuesdays at 10:30AM, and Wednesdays at 9:30am.
Minecrafters – ages 6-12 – 3rd Friday of the month – a hands-on event for kids. Learn, play and share the world of Minecraft. Lego Minecraft and Minecraft Pocket Edition on iPads will be featured.
Saturday Afternoon Movies – Enjoy free movies provided the second and fourth Saturday of the month at 2pm in the Library’s movie theater. Movie titles are geared towards a family audience with a variety of G, PG and sometimes PG-13 ratings. Refreshments are available for a small charge.
Teen Planning Group – Earn community service hours by helping the librarians plan arts and crafts and STEM projects for kids of all ages. Ages 12-17
Visit the calendar for details – https://www.mywinterhaven.com/city-calendars/category/library/