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Larry R. Jackson Branch Library - Lakeland Public Library

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.

Simpson Park Community Center Playground
1725 Martin L King Jr Ave, Lakeland, Florida 33805

Lakeland area playground located at the Simpson Park Community Center. Operated by the City of Lakeland.

Barnett Family Park / Sunflower Playground / Barnett Splash Pad
730 E Orange St, Lakeland, Florida 33801
Barnett Park Splash Pad Lakeland

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. Operated by the City of Lakeland.

Playground Hours
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

Theatre Winter Haven
210 Cypress Gardens Boulevard, Winter Haven, Florida 33880
Auburndale Public Library
100 West Bridgers Avenue, Auburndale, Florida 33823

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.

Bartow Public Library
2150 South Broadway Avenue, Bartow, Florida 33830

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

Dundee Public Library

Preschool Story Hour every Friday from 10:00 – 11:00 am during the months of September to May.

Ft. Meade Public Library
75 East Broadway Street, Fort Meade, Florida 33841

Storytime – Thursdays at 10am

Haines City Public Library
111 North 6th Street, Haines City, Florida 33844

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=&

Lake Alfred Public Library
245 North Seminole Avenue, Lake Alfred, Florida 33850

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

Mulberry Public Library

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.

Polk City Community Library
215 South Bougainvillea Avenue, Polk City, Florida 33868

Preschool Story Hour – Thursday mornings at 11 a.m.

Winter Haven Public Library

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/

Eagle Lake Public Library
75 North 7th Street, Eagle Lake, Florida 33839
Florida Southern College Wellness Center Pool
111 Lake Hollingsworth Drive, Lakeland, Florida 33801

Florida Southern Wellness Center is home to a 25 yard, 8 lane competition pool with an additional, shallow recreation area. The pool is open to the public during the summer. Visit the website for hours and more information.

Swim Lessons are available from May – July – click here for details.

Lakeland Ice Arena
3395 West Memorial Boulevard, Lakeland, Florida 33815
Ice Skating at the RP Funding Center (CLOSED)
701 West Lime Street, Lakeland, Florida 33815
Splash Pad at Barnett Family Park
730 East Orange Street, Lakeland, Florida 33801
Barnett Park Splash Pad Lakeland

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.

The Splash pad is open daily from 10am – 5pm, closed Wednesdays for maintenance.

– No food, drink or glass allowed on the splash pad
– Water re-circulated and treated. Children should avoid drinking the water.
– Water shoes requested
– Persons with Diarrhea should not use the splash pad
– No pets on the splash pad

From time to time the water feature may need to be shut off due to maintenance issues. If the water is ever off during open hours please call Gandy Pool at 863.834.3157 for more information. Water may be turned off due to high winds or low temperatures.

Genesis Zoological Center
747 Howard Road, Auburndale, Florida 33823
Christina Park
500 County Road 540A, Lakeland, Florida 33813
Christina Park Lakeland Playground 3
Christina Park Playground
Christina Park Lakeland Playground 2

Climbing structures, a rope pyramid, and lots of shade make this a reader favorite playground in south Lakeland. My favorite part is a swinging bench where this mom can sit and watch.

Restrooms – Yes, look for the screened pavilion towards the entrance
Fenced in – Not fenced in but playground is far away from the main road
Pavilions – Multiple open pavilions available, first come first serve. Screened Pavilion available to rent through Polk County Parks & Recreation.
Operated by – Polk County

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