Astronomy Night

Astronomy Night at Mackay Gardens and Lakeside Preserve

SATURDAY,
JANUARY 28, 2017

SATURDAY, JANUARY 28, 2017 At the Mackay Gardens and Lakeside Preserve  From 7:00p.m. – 10:00p.m.   Presentation will be on the various methods by which exoplanets (planets outside our solar system) are found and some of the surprises these planets … Continue reading

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Monday Morning with the Mayor 1/23

MONDAY,
JANUARY 23, 2017

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

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Pedestrian Bridge

MONDAY,
SEPTEMBER 19, 2016

  The Lake Alfred pedestrian bridge construction is scheduled to begin on Monday, September 19, and be completed in the Spring of  2017. This project will construct a 12-foot-wide pedestrian bridge over US 17/92.   The bridge will connect the … Continue reading

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Library Programs

Library Programs

THURSDAY,
AUGUST 18, 2016

For more information on programming and other events contact the library at 863-291-5378 or visit the website. LIBRARY HOURS Monday-Friday    9 am – 6 pm Saturday   9 am – 3 pm

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Current Events

  • Monday Morning with the Mayor 1/23

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

  • City Commission Meeting 1/23

    The City Commission generally meets on the 1st and 3rd Monday of every month.  However, due to holidays and budget requirements the City Commission may have alternate dates thru-out the year.  Please visit the Agendas and Minutes page for more information … Continue reading

  • Astronomy Night at Mackay Gardens and Lakeside Preserve

    SATURDAY, JANUARY 28, 2017 At the Mackay Gardens and Lakeside Preserve  From 7:00p.m. – 10:00p.m.   Presentation will be on the various methods by which exoplanets (planets outside our solar system) are found and some of the surprises these planets … Continue reading

  • Master Gardener Workshop

    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

Library Events

  • Afternoon Craft on Mondays

    Come join us for an Afternoon Craft on Monday afternoons with Ms. Keri from 4:30pm till 5pm ….. everybody is welcome!

  • 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

  • Storytime on Wednesdays

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

  • Adult Coloring Hour

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

  • FREE Computer/Tablet/Smartphone Class

    FREE beginner’s computer/ tablet/ smartphone class taught by our mayor, Charles Lake. Class will be held at your Lake Alfred Public Library on Fridays from 2 till 3pm.

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

    Come to the Lake Alfred Public Library on Saturdays (7th, 14th, 21st & 28th) in JANUARY for the Friends of the Library “STUFF A BAG” Book Sales.  Come anytime from 9am till 12pm & browse our Friends of the Library Book … Continue reading

News

  • Chris Costine – 10 Years

    City Manager Leavengood stated that Fire Chief Chris Costine came to the City of Lake Alfred in January of 2007 with over 20 years of experience in firefighting from the Polk County Fire Department.  On February 28, 2011, he was … Continue reading

  • Employee of the Year 2016

    William Emro began working with the Lake Alfred Fire Department as a Firefighter on April 28, 2012.  He has attended many fire courses such as Fire Service Hydraulics, Apparatus Operations, Pump Operator, Incident Command Systems, National Response, Acute Coronary Syndromes, … Continue reading

  • Open Enrollment

    Discovery Academy of Lake Alfred and Discovery High School will be accepting applications for the 2017-2018 school year starting on January 17th-30th. Visit their websites for more details. Applications are only available online through their websites at: www.discoveryacademy.org www.discoveryhighschool.org

Municipal Election Information

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