summer 2017

Summer Programs at Lake Alfred Elementary!

FRIDAY,
JULY 7, 2017

Your Lake Alfred Public Library will be hosting summer performers at Lake Alfred Elementary School (550 E. Cummings Street) during the months of June & July.  Please find the programs listed below & as always, if you have any questions, … Continue reading

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African-American Rosenwald Schools

THURSDAY,
JUNE 29, 2017

Join the Lake Alfred Historical Society as they welcome Historian/Researcher Dean McCracken, who will share his knowledge of Rosenwald Schools. These schools were founded by Booker T. Washington and Julius Rosenwald for the benefit of African-American children across the rural … Continue reading

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Astronomy Night at Mackay Gardens and Lakeside Preserve

SATURDAY,
JUNE 24, 2017

SATURDAY, JUNE 24, 2017 At the Mackay Gardens and Lakeside Preserve  From 7:00p.m. – 10:00p.m.   Presentation will be on the Total Solar Eclipse happening on August 21, 2017. Everyone is talking about it. What to expect from it, how … Continue reading

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July 4 2017

Offices Closed

TUESDAY,
JULY 4, 2017

Tuesday July 4th, City offices and the Lake Alfred Public Library will be closed in observance of Independence Day. SANITATION SCHEDULE: Household garbage: TBD Household junk: TBD Brush/yard debris: TBD Recycling: TBD  

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Pedestrian Bridge – NOW OPEN

MONDAY,
SEPTEMBER 19, 2016

  The Lake Alfred pedestrian bridge construction began in September 2016 and was completed in April 2017. This 12-foot-wide pedestrian bridge over US 17/92 connects the Lake Alfred Veterans Memorial Trail to the Chain of Lake Trail.   The new bridge … Continue reading

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Current Events

  • African-American Rosenwald Schools

    Join the Lake Alfred Historical Society as they welcome Historian/Researcher Dean McCracken, who will share his knowledge of Rosenwald Schools. These schools were founded by Booker T. Washington and Julius Rosenwald for the benefit of African-American children across the rural … Continue reading

  • Offices Closed

    Tuesday July 4th, City offices and the Lake Alfred Public Library will be closed in observance of Independence Day. SANITATION SCHEDULE: Household garbage: TBD Household junk: TBD Brush/yard debris: TBD Recycling: TBD  

  • Master Gardener Workshop

    The Mackay Gardens and Lakeside Preserve Free Community Gardening Workshop Hosted by:  Polk County Master Gardener’s Speaker Bureau The first Thursday of every month @ 10:00 a.m. Come and enjoy Florida Friendly gardening workshops, sponsored by  Florida Master Gardeners and … Continue reading

  • Mobile Career Source – Tues, July 11th

    Mobile Career Source will be at the Lake Alfred Library every second Tuesday of the month from 9am till 3pm. Do you need help finding a job?  Or updating your resume?  Would you like practice interviewing? CareerSource Polk offers employment and … Continue reading

Library Events

  • LEGO MANIA!!!!

    Come to your Lake Alfred Public Library every Tuesday afternoon anytime from 3 till 5pm for LEGO MANIA!  Bring your own Legos or play with ours!  Build a house, a rocketship, or become an inventor & create something never before … Continue reading

  • Adult Coloring Hour

    Come to your Lake Alfred Library for an adult coloring hour held every Monday & Wednesday from 12pm till 1pm.  Coloring for Meditation, Relaxation & Focus … join us & find out for yourself why coloring books for adults could … Continue reading

  • Storytime on Thursday – June 29th

    Bring your babies & toddlers to the Lake Alfred Public Library for Storytime on Wednesday mornings from 10am till 11am for music, reading books & making a craft … what’s not to like?? ***Storytime will be Thursday, June 29th this week – … Continue reading

  • Lake Alfred ROCKS! in June

    Come to your Lake Alfred Library on Thursday, June 1st, Thursday, June 15th & Thursday, June 29th at 3pm for Lake Alfred ROCKS!  Like a crafty version of Pokemon Go – painting, hiding & finding rocks seems to be connecting … Continue reading

  • Monthly family movies at your library!

    Come to your Lake Alfred Public Library on the 1st Saturday of the month from 12pm till 2pm for a family movie.  July’s movie is “Moana.”  Bring your lunch & hang out with us!

  • Afternoon Craft on Mondays

    Come join us for an Afternoon Craft on Monday afternoons with Ms. Keri from 4pm till 5pm ….. everybody is welcome!

News

  • Water Restrictions

    NOTICE Effective June 5, 2017 through August 1, 2017 Water shortage restrictions issued from Southwest Florida Water Management District​. Lawn watering is limited to a ONCE-PER-WEEK schedule. Addresses with “house numbers”: | May only irrigate on: • Ending in 0 … Continue reading

  • City Clerk Proclamation and Certification

    On May 15, Mayor Lake read a proclamation to recognize Municipal Clerks Week and the 45th Anniversary of the Florida Association of City Clerks.  He urged all citizens to extend appreciation to our Municipal Clerk and to all Municipal Clerks … Continue reading

  • National Police Week

    Mayor Lake proclaimed  May 15-21st as National Police Week 2017 and to honor the service and sacrifice of those law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty while protecting our communities and safeguarding our democracy.  He urged all citizens … Continue reading

Municipal Election Information

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