Master Gardener

Master Gardener Workshop

THURSDAY,
FEBRUARY 4, 2016

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

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2016 SPRING CLEAN-UP WEEK

MONDAY,
FEBRUARY 29, 2016

The City of Lake Alfred urges all citizens to clean-up around their homes. During the week of February 29th thru March 4th, 2015, the City is offering to residential customers, pick-up of the following items at no charge: CATEGORY: Furniture … Continue reading

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Coffee-and-Donuts

Coffee Club at the Library

THURSDAY,
FEBRUARY 11, 2016

Your Lake Alfred Library is hosting a Coffee Club led by Matthew Simpson of Edward Jones on Thursday, February 11th starting at 10:30am … there will be a brief presentation on current events in the market & economy followed by an informal … Continue reading

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SPCA Wellness Wagon – Saturday, Feb 13th

SATURDAY,
FEBRUARY 13, 2016

The SPCA Wellness Wagon will be at your Lake Alfred Public Library on the second Saturday of every month from 8am till 10:30am, offering vaccines, heartworm testing & deworming for every pet without the cost of a vet visit.  Visit … Continue reading

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Guided Nature Walk at Mackay Gardens

SUNDAY,
FEBRUARY 14, 2016

Historic Nature Walk – Preserving a Legacy of old Florida at the Mackay Gardens and Lakeside Preserve   February 14, 2016 at 2:00 pm with Steve Franklin, Interpretive Guide  To sign up for the walk please contact  the Lake Alfred … Continue reading

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Current Events

  • Mobile Career Source – Tuesday, Feb 9th

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    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

  • SPCA Wellness Wagon – Saturday, Feb 13th

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    The SPCA Wellness Wagon will be at your Lake Alfred Public Library on the second Saturday of every month from 8am till 10:30am, offering vaccines, heartworm testing & deworming for every pet without the cost of a vet visit.  Visit … Continue reading

  • Guided Nature Walk at Mackay Gardens

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    Historic Nature Walk – Preserving a Legacy of old Florida at the Mackay Gardens and Lakeside Preserve   February 14, 2016 at 2:00 pm with Steve Franklin, Interpretive Guide  To sign up for the walk please contact  the Lake Alfred … Continue reading

  • Monday Morning with the Mayor

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    Returning in January, Mayor Lake is hosting an informal exchange of ideas and concerns on Mondays. Get an update on whats going on in the City, hear about improvements and plans.  Mayor Lake will also try to answer your questions … Continue reading

Library Events

  • Storytime on Wednesdays

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    Bring your babies & toddlers to the Lake Alfred Public Library for Storytime on Wednesday mornings from 10am till 11am for singing, reading & making a craft … what’s not to like??

  • Adult Coloring Class

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    Come to your Lake Alfred Library for an adult coloring class held every Wednesday from 12pm till 1pm.  Coloring for Meditation, Relaxation & Focus … join us & find out for yourself why coloring books for adults cannot stay in … Continue reading

  • Coffee Club at the Library

    Coffee-and-Donuts

    Your Lake Alfred Library is hosting a Coffee Club led by Matthew Simpson of Edward Jones on Thursday, February 11th starting at 10:30am … there will be a brief presentation on current events in the market & economy followed by an informal … Continue reading

  • Computer/Tablet/Smartphone Class

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    FREE beginner’s computer/ tablet/ smartphone class taught by our Mayor, Charles Lake. Classes will be held at your Lake Alfred Public Library on Fridays in February, from 2pm till 3pm. ***There will be NO computer class on Feb. 19th or the 26th.***

  • Jewelry Classes in February

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    Join us for Kate Lehne’s jewelry classes in February on Saturday, the 13th & 27th from 9am till 10am at your Lake Alfred Public Library.  Learn to make fabulous new jewelry from scratch or learn to revamp an existing piece!

  • Friends of the Library “STUFF A BAG” Book Sales in February

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    Come to the Lake Alfred Public Library on ALL Saturdays in February for the Friends of the Library “STUFF A BAG” Book Sales. Come anytime from 9am till 12pm & browse our Friends of the Library bookstore, located inside of … Continue reading

News

  • Employee of the Year

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    City Manager Ryan Leavengood recognized Officer Juan “Tony” Lopez as the 2015 Employee of the Year at the employee Christmas Celebration.  The Employee of the Year was chosen from the 2015 Associates of the Quarter and received two days off … Continue reading

  • Employee of the 4th Quarter

    Capt. Brian Beasley has worked for the City for over 16 years. For several years, he has worked with Lake Alfred Elementary and Karen Siegel Academy on fire education programs at the schools and to coordinate station visits for students. … Continue reading

  • Library Improvements

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    The City Commission and City Manager Leavengood recognized and thanked the Lake Alfred Friends of the Library Inc. at the Nov. 16 City Commission. Through donations and the Lake Alfred Friends of the Library Bookstore the Friends have raised money … Continue reading

Centennial Celebrations

The City of Lake Alfred celebrated its centennial (100 Years) in 2015. Several special presentations, videos and a song has been produced as part of the celebration. Check out the Centennial Celebration page for a recap.

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