May: Upcoming Events

Fiction Writers Group

  • 05/25/19
  • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Talk about writing fiction with our volunteer Tammie. For more information contact Tammie Diehl at tamiamifl@comcast.net.


Literary Discussion Group

  • 05/30/19
  • 1:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Join our volunteer Tammie for a literary discussion – not a book discussion. The group talks about short stories. We encourage each other to think about how and why a poem or short story was written and how the stories reflect real life.


Game Night

  • 05/31/19
  • 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Ages 16 and up. Come hang out at the library and play a board game with some friends. We have CATAN, Dungeons, & Dragons, Sorry, Scattegories, The Hunger Games and more. Light snacks will be available.


June: Upcoming Events

Summer Reading Kickoff

  • 06/01/19
  • 12:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Join us as we get the summer off to a fantastic start! A Universe of Stories - with lots of special guests and activities. Fun for the whole family! Hands on Science with Mad Science, In-Door Planetarium by MOSI the Museum Of Science & Industry from Tampa , Hot Dogs, Crafts, and More! Don't forget to get your READING LOGS!


Summer Reading Program

  • 06/05/19
  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • The library is the place to celebrate summer! Following our summer reading theme of ‘A Universe of Stories’ we will share fun stories, crafts, and activities all summer long. In addition to special guests, we will make collectable take home crafts that come together in a most cosmic way by the end of July! You don't want to miss any of the fun! Check the library calendar for specific performers or crafts. Registration for craft programs is required, please register using the online calendar.


Elementary STEM

  • 06/07/19
  • 4:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Join us as we celebrate Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math at the Library! Children in Kindergarten through Fifth Grade and their Caregiver are welcome to experiment with us and learn in the process. Registration is required.


Fiction Writers Group

  • 06/08/19
  • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Talk about writing fiction with our volunteer Tammie. For more information contact Tammie Diehl at tamiamifl@comcast.net.


Teen Tech Time

  • 06/08/19
  • 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Teens age 13-19 are invited to join us as we try out some amazing electronics, thanks to SWFLN. Curious how 3D printers work? Always wanted to make a GoPro movie? Just want to game? Join us!

Summer Reading Program

  • 06/12/19
  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • The library is the place to celebrate summer! Following our summer reading theme of ‘A Universe of Stories’ we will share fun stories, crafts, and activities all summer long. In addition to special guests, we will make collectable take home crafts that come together in a most cosmic way by the end of July! You don't want to miss any of the fun! Check the library calendar for specific performers or crafts. Registration for craft programs is required, please register using the online calendar.


Chef Warren

  • 06/13/19
  • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Join Chef Warren Caterson for a monthly cooking demonstration. Chef Caterson is the author of "Table for Two", and other books that teach us to cook inexpensive and healthy meals.


Kids Cooking Classes

  • 06/13/19
  • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • School age children and their families are invited to join Chef Warren Caterson for a fun filled Kids cooking class.

Sewing Basics

  • 06/15/19
  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Learn the basics of sewing with our volunteer on our new sewing machines. Once you are familiar with the machines you can schedule time to come in and work on a project of your own. Register now – 941-681-3736.


Maker Day

  • 06/15/19
  • 10:00 am
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Ages 10 and up are welcome to create in our Makerspace. We have a 3D Printer, Cricut machine, and Video Cameras!

Third Wednesday Book Club

  • 06/19/19
  • 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Heart Berries
    Terese Marie Hailhot

    Heart Berries is a powerful, poetic memoir of a woman's coming of age on the Seabird Island Band in the Pacific Northwest.

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Summer Reading Program

  • 06/19/19
  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • The library is the place to celebrate summer! Following our summer reading theme of ‘A Universe of Stories’ we will share fun stories, crafts, and activities all summer long. In addition to special guests, we will make collectable take home crafts that come together in a most cosmic way by the end of July! You don't want to miss any of the fun! Check the library calendar for specific performers or crafts. Registration for craft programs is required, please register using the online calendar.


Fiction Writers Group

  • 06/22/19
  • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Talk about writing fiction with our volunteer Tammie. For more information contact Tammie Diehl at tamiamifl@comcast.net.


So You Want To Be a YouTuber?

  • 06/22/19
  • 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Teens aged 11 to 19 are invited to join us to learn how to edit video content and become famous (maybe) on You Tube. Please register at the Library.

Literary Discussion Group

  • 06/25/19
  • 1:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Join our volunteer Tammie for a literary discussion – not a book discussion. The group talks about short stories. We encourage each other to think about how and why a poem or short story was written and how the stories reflect real life.


Summer Reading Program

  • 06/26/19
  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • The library is the place to celebrate summer! Following our summer reading theme of ‘A Universe of Stories’ we will share fun stories, crafts, and activities all summer long. In addition to special guests, we will make collectable take home crafts that come together in a most cosmic way by the end of July! You don't want to miss any of the fun! Check the library calendar for specific performers or crafts. Registration for craft programs is required, please register using the online calendar.


Game Night

  • 06/28/19
  • 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Ages 16 and up. Come hang out at the library and play a board game with some friends. We have CATAN, Dungeons, & Dragons, Sorry, Scattegories, The Hunger Games and more. Light snacks will be available.


Hurricane Preparedness

  • 06/29/19
  • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Join Rob Duns, NBC2 Meteorologist for a discussion about our Florida weather and hurricane preparedness.


July: Upcoming Events

Pyrotechnics - Florida Public Archaeology Group

  • 07/03/19
  • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Join the Florida Public Archaeology Network for a program about Pyrotechnics. Students learn the properties of fire as they study how the Timucua tribe used fire to solve the problems of daily life.


Elementary STEM

  • 07/05/19
  • 4:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Join us as we celebrate Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math at the Library! Children in Kindergarten through Fifth Grade and their Caregiver are welcome to experiment with us and learn in the process. Registration is required.


Summer Reading Program

  • 07/10/19
  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • The library is the place to celebrate summer! Following our summer reading theme of ‘A Universe of Stories’ we will share fun stories, crafts, and activities all summer long. In addition to special guests, we will make collectable take home crafts that come together in a most cosmic way by the end of July! You don't want to miss any of the fun! Check the library calendar for specific performers or crafts. Registration for craft programs is required, please register using the online calendar.


Teen Tech Time

  • 07/13/19
  • 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Teens age 13-19 are invited to join us as we try out some amazing electronics, thanks to SWFLN. Curious how 3D printers work? Always wanted to make a GoPro movie? Just want to game? Join us!


Summer Reading Program

  • 07/17/19
  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • The library is the place to celebrate summer! Following our summer reading theme of ‘A Universe of Stories’ we will share fun stories, crafts, and activities all summer long. In addition to special guests, we will make collectable take home crafts that come together in a most cosmic way by the end of July! You don't want to miss any of the fun! Check the library calendar for specific performers or crafts. Registration for craft programs is required, please register using the online calendar.


Kids Cooking Classes

  • 07/18/19
  • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • School age children and their families are invited to join Chef Warren Caterson for a fun filled Kids cooking class.


Summer Reading Program

  • 07/24/19
  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • The library is the place to celebrate summer! Following our summer reading theme of ‘A Universe of Stories’ we will share fun stories, crafts, and activities all summer long. In addition to special guests, we will make collectable take home crafts that come together in a most cosmic way by the end of July! You don't want to miss any of the fun! Check the library calendar for specific performers or crafts. Registration for craft programs is required, please register using the online calendar.


Game Night

  • 07/26/19
  • 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Ages 16 and up. Come hang out at the library and play a board game with some friends. We have CATAN, Dungeons, & Dragons, Sorry, Scattegories, The Hunger Games and more. Light snacks will be available.


Harry Potter's Birthday Party

  • 07/27/19
  • 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Join us in celebrating the 39th Birthday of The Boy Who Lived! Wear your Wizarding Best for a Birthday Party of Magical proportions! Come be sorted into your Hogwarts House, learn simple spells, create your custom wand, take a Potions class, enjoy the stories of Beedle the Bard, find Fantastic Beasts, and feast on magical treats! For All Ages. Registration required, begins Jun 30.


August: Upcoming Events

Elementary STEM

  • 08/02/19
  • 4:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Join us as we celebrate Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math at the Library! Children in Kindergarten through Fifth Grade and their Caregiver are welcome to experiment with us and learn in the process. Registration is required.


Back to School Scavenger Hunt

  • 08/03/19
  • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • This program is for students to learn about how the library can help them during the school year. A limited assortment of school supplies will be provided.


Teen Tech Time

  • 08/10/19
  • 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Teens age 13-19 are invited to join us as we try out some amazing electronics, thanks to SWFLN. Curious how 3D printers work? Always wanted to make a GoPro movie? Just want to game? Join us!


Literary Discussion Group

  • 08/29/19
  • 1:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Join our volunteer Tammie for a literary discussion – not a book discussion. The group talks about short stories. We encourage each other to think about how and why a poem or short story was written and how the stories reflect real life.


Game Night

  • 08/30/19
  • 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Ages 16 and up. Come hang out at the library and play a board game with some friends. We have CATAN, Dungeons, & Dragons, Sorry, Scattegories, The Hunger Games and more. Light snacks will be available.