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What kind of programs would you like to see more of?

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  2. Guest Speakers 66.67% (4)
  3. Technology Instruction 16.67% (1)
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Summer and Fall Programming

Special Programs: 

SHINE Seminars
Sat, 10/6 10 AM Medicare Basics
Sat, 10/27 10 AM Prescription Drug Plans
Sat, 11/3 10 AM Medicare Advantage Plans

Dunedin Community Garden Association Workshops
Wed, 10/17 6:30 PM Growing Herbs in Pinellas

Team Trivia
Registration is required.
Wed, 10/10 6PM
Wed, 11/14 6PM
Wed, 12/12 6PM

Florida Humanities Council Speaker Series

The Dunedin Public Library presents the FHC Speaker Series! This fall we will have four speakers each month presenting on different topics involving the history of Florida. Come and join us for these fascinating presentations!
Friday, October 12 @ 2PM: Michael Francis - "Before Jamestown"
Wednesday, November 14 @ 11am: Michael Tougias - "Above and Beyond"
Monday, December 10 @ 2PM: Jack Davis - "Florida and the Gulf of Mexico"

Entrepreneurship Essentials
with Dr. Ian Duncan
Sat, 9/29 10AM
Tues, 10/16 6:30PM

Musical Excursion through Galleries of Sound Concert
Sun, 10/07 3PM

Breast Cancer Prevention Program
Mon, 10/08 7PM

Sewing 101
Registration is limited and required.
Mon, 10/15 2PM

What is Life Care Planning?
A Peebles and Gracy representative will discuss the legal paperwork and essentials you need to plan for your or a loved one's care. Part 1 of a 3 part series. Bring any questions you may have.
Wed, 10/17 2PM

A Look Back on Dunedin
with former Florida House of Representative and Florida Senate Member Curt Kiser
Thur, 10/18 2PM

Dunedin International Chorale
Sun, 10/21 3PM

Jon Ditty Showcase
Local musician talks about his writing methods and how he pushes his creative boundaries to create new music. Short performance and Q & A to follow.
Tue, 10/30 6PM

Suncoast Hospice Ask the Doctor
Join us to discuss disease management and progression and learn how palliative and Hospice care can help you or your loved-one in various stages of chronic and advanced illness.
Mon, 11/5 2PM

Sewing Project: Infinity Scarves
Registration is limited and required.
Wed, 11/7 2PM

Aging Life Care Manager Presentation
In association with Peebles and Gracy an Aging Life Care manager will be on site to discuss financial options, housing, advocacy, legal assistance, and crisis intervention. Part 2 of a 3 part series. Bring any questions you may have.
Wed, 11/7 6PM

Beginner Line Dancing
Registration is required.
Tue, 11/20 6PM

Hedgehog Book Craft
Registration is required.
Tue, 11/20 6 PM

Don't Leave Money on the Table
A Peebles and Gracy representative will discuss what caregivers need to know about money and how to manage it when planning for future care. Part 3 of a 3 part series. Bring any questions you may have.
Wed, 11/28 6PM

Local Author Fair
Meet our local authors in the Community Rooms. Chat & take a look at their books for sale.
Sun, 12/9 1:30PM-4:30PM

Holiday Crafts
Registration is required.
Sat, 12/15 10AM

Florida Fanfare Brass Concert
Sun, 12/16 2PM

Ongoing Programs:

Contemporary Book Discussion Group
4th Tuesdays at 7PM 
(unless otherwise posted)                    

CLICK HERE for more details on the group and selected titles.

Tuesdays Are Murder: True Crime and Murder Mystery Book Club
2nd Tuesdays at 7PM
 (unless otherwise posted)
October 9th at 7PM -- The Good Daughter by Karin Slaughter
November 13th at 7PM -- I'll Be Gone in the Dark by Michelle McNamara

Casual Scrabble Club:
Meets the first and third Mondays from 6-7:45PM in Meeting Room B unless otherwise posted. Bring your own board. Adults and teens high school and up are welcome! Check the Library calendar or call 727-298-3080, x1707 for date changes.

Chess Club:
Mondays, 2-5PM & Tuesdays, 5-7PM in the Reading Room. Ages 10 and up are welcome.

The Children's Writers Group: 
1st Wednesday of the month from 10-noon
The Children's Writers Group is an affiliate of the Society of Children's Writers and Illustrators and focuses on supporting members through critique of each writer's work, cooperative writing projects and promoting writing skills. If you are interested in writing for children, please join.

Conversation Club:
The Literacy Council of Upper Pinellas, with the support of the Dunedin Friends of the Library, hosts a Conversation Club each Wednesday evening from 5:45-7:30PM. Adult learners of English are welcome to attend and bring along their children. Refreshments are served at 5:45, with class beginning at 6:00 PM. The club meetings give learners the opportunity to practice speaking English with other ESL students under the direction of highly qualified teachers and their assistants. Child care is provided for pre-school and school-age children, with homework help available from an adult volunteer and teen helpers in the adjacent story time room. To learn more about other Conversation Clubs in North Pinellas County, visit for a schedule.

The Dunedin Writers Group:
Fridays at 9:30 AM
Open to all serious writers, the Dunedin Writers Group focuses on novels, short stories, articles, children's books, synopsis for agents, presentation letters, plays and scripts.

Free Medicare Counseling:
Get free, unbiased, one-on-one Medicare counseling with a representative from The Florida Department of Elder Affairs SHINE Agency on Wednesdays from 10AM-2PM or on the 2nd Tuesday of the month from 4:30PM-7:30PM, here at the Library. Call 298-3080, x1707 for an appointment, or sign up at the Adult Information Desk. Expanded hours are available during open enrollment, October - December.

Genealogy Assistance:
Genealogy help (free) is available every Thursday, year round, from 1-3PM. No appointment is necessary. Members of the Caladesi Chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution, Berkeley Plantation Chapter of the Colonial Dames XVII Century, United Daughters of the Confederacy, and the General Society of Mayflower Descendants are on hand to help with general questions, or for prospective members. For more information, contact Cindi Russo, registrar for DAR, at 727-772-6262 or Anne B. Watkins, registrar for Colonial Dames, at 727-712-9056.  

The Literacy Council of Upper Pinellas:
Unlock the door to success by helping someone learn to read, speak and write English. Volunteer with the Literacy Council of Upper Pinellas. Attend free training for just 6 hours to be assigned a student. For more info call 727-298-3080, x1724. Want to learn more about LCUP? Go to the website at

Socrates Cafe:
Meetings are held on the first Saturday of the month, 10AM-Noon. Based on the idea that we learn more when we question and question with others, Socrates Café meetings are community gatherings where we explore philosophical questions. All are welcome!.

Ukulele Workshops:
The Tampa Bay Ukulele Society will resume their ukulele workshops in 2019.
Sign up will begin when dates are selected at the Adult Information Desk or online at


 film program

Tuesdays at Two Movies:
Join us for a movie every Tuesday at 2PM.
Popcorn and lemonade are served on the first Tuesday of each month!
For more info on movies please call 727-298-3080, x1707

10/02/18 Won't You Be My Neighbor? (94 min)
10/09/18 Hearts Beat Loud (97 min)
10/16/18 Leave No Trace (109 min)
10/23/18 Oceans Eight (110 min)
10/30/18 Adrift (120 min)

11/6/18 Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (128 min)
11/13/18 Three Identical Strangers (96 min)
11/20/18 Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again (114 min)
11/27/18 Fahrenheit 451 (100 min)


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