September: Upcoming Events

Tunes for Tots

  • 09/29/22
  • 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Children ages 0-5 and their caregivers are invited to drop into our children’s library for an interactive storytime every Thursday. This program incorporates musical play to encourage early learning and group participation skills as well as sign language and gross and fine motor skills for nonstop clapping, stomping, and wiggling fun! No registration required


October: Upcoming Events

Chilling Tales

  • 10/07/22
  • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Celebrate the spooky season with scary stories and a creepy craft! All ages welcome! Registration required. Please register each child separately. Call 941.613.3167 Sponsored by The Friends of the Englewood Charlotte Library.


Fiction Writers Group

  • 10/08/22
  • 10:45 am - 1:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Join our volunteer Tammie for a discussion about writing fiction. For more information, please contact Tammie Diehl at tamiamifl@comcast.net


Flood Workshop - CC Community Development

  • 10/13/22
  • 10:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Find out the latest information on flood insurance and the upcoming flood map revisions.


Florida History Series - Exploring Florida’s Tail

  • 10/13/22
  • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Join author D.L. Havlin for a presentation about ‘The Florida Keys: Things to Do & See from Pennecamp to the Conch Republic’. Stretching from Biscayne National Park in the northeast to The Dry Tortugas National Park in the southwest these islands comprise a paradise for sportsmen, beachgoers, camera enthusiasts, culinary connoisseurs, and just plain loafers. Learn some of the many things to see and do in this 150 plus mile chain of wonders. For more information contact the library at 941.681.3736.

Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead!

  • 10/14/22
  • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Puking Pumpkins
    Join us every 2nd Friday for a full hour of S.T.E.A.M. fun for kids ages 7-12! Registration required. Please register each child separately.


Chef Warren - Healthy Southern Cuisine

  • 10/19/22
  • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Meet us in the Trengali Community room to the side of the library. Bring your Friends plenty of room.


Cemetery Terrariums

  • 10/19/22
  • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • This one is for the teens! Love Halloween? Looking for fun and easy ways to spookify your decor? Join us in this simple and satisfying DIY workshop to make a haunted cemetery in a jar! Learn the intracies of building your own unique terrarium - aka garden under glass - and create something inspiring and fun! Registration required. Call 941.613.3167 for information. Dress for a mess and bring a friend! Sponsored by The Friends of the Port Charlotte Library.

Third Wednesday Book Club

  • 10/19/22
  • 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Later by Stephen King. Come prepared to join in a discussion of the chosen title. Participants are responsible for obtaining their own copy of the featured book.


Cemetery Terrariums

  • 10/20/22
  • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • This one is for the teens! Love Halloween? Looking for fun and easy ways to spookify your decor? Join us in this simple and satisfying DIY workshop to make a haunted cemetery in a jar! Learn the intracies of building your own unique terrarium (aka garden under glass) and create something inspiring and fun! Registration required. Call 941.613.3167 for information. Dress for a mess and bring a friend! Sponsored by The Friends of the Port Charlotte Library.


Our Book Sale

  • 10/22/22
  • 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Set up 8am -10am. If you’re looking for a fun way to volunteer stop in or call the bookstore tell them you’ll be there to help.


Fiction Writers Group

  • 10/22/22
  • 10:45 am - 1:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Join our volunteer Tammie for a discussion about writing fiction. For more information, please contact Tammie Diehl at tamiamifl@comcast.net

DOG TALES

  • 10/22/22
  • 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Children of all ages are invited to come read aloud to a therapy dog in the library! Each child can read on-on-one with their pet partner to build reading confidence and have fun while gaining literacy skills. Sign up for 20-minute reading slots or show up to partner with a reading buddy or group.


Medicare Open Enrollment Information

  • 10/26/22
  • 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Learn about your Medicare options, how to save on Part D costs and prepare for the Medicare Open Enrollment Period (October 15 – December 7). SHINE (Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders) program counselors provide free, unbiased, and confidential counseling to Medicare beneficiaries and their caregivers. Visit www.aaaswfl.org to learn more information.


Speaker - John McCarthy

  • 10/26/22
  • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • John McCarthy is a gifted speaker. HE WILL TALK THE HISTORIC SPANISH POINT AND POSSIBLY SHARE MORE INFO ON THE HISTORICAL SITE OFF ENGLEWOOD BEACH. More info to follow. His talks are mesmerizing!

November: Upcoming Events

Chef Warren - Indian Cuisine

  • 11/16/22
  • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Meet us in the Trengali Community room to the side of the library. Bring your Friends plenty of room.


Third Wednesday Book Club

  • 11/16/22
  • 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • The Plot by Jean Hanff Korelitz. Come prepared to join in a discussion of the chosen title. Participants are responsible for obtaining their own copy of the featured book.

December: Upcoming Events

Third Wednesday Book Club

  • 12/21/22
  • 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Englewood Charlotte Public Lib.
  • Coral Holiday by Jan Moran. Come prepared to join in a discussion of the chosen title. Participants are responsible for obtaining their own copy of the featured book.