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2019 Christmas Parade

DECEMBER 7, 2019

Come Join Us for the 2019 Lake Alfred Christmas Parade   Saturday, December 7, 2019 Parade begins @ 6:30p.m.   ********************* The Parade route will start at Central Park at the corner of Cummings and Glencruiten and it will head … Continue reading

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Master Gardener Workshop – First Thursday Series

NOVEMBER 7, 2019

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

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Current Events

  • Free Nature Tour at Mackay Gardens and Lakeside Preserve

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    MACKAY GARDENS AND LAKESIDE PRESERVE will be hosting a free nature tour  led by Steve Franklin-Interpretive Guide     SATURDAY, September 14, 2019 @ 8:00 A.M.   Enjoy a walk through time as our guide discusses some of the cultural … Continue reading

  • Nature’s Finest Yoga at Mackay Gardens

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    ***This upcoming Thursday!*** Nature’s Finest Yoga at Mackay Gardens and Lakeside Preserve Thursday Evenings from 6:30 pm until 7:30 pm inside the Mackay House (as long as there are no events scheduled) ***Free*** Come as you are, just bring a … Continue reading

  • City Commission Meeting

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    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

  • Code Enforcement Special Magistrate Hearing

    Lake Alfred City Hall

    The Code Enforcement Special Magistrate Hearings are held on the third Thursday of every month. Please visit the Agendas and Minutes page for more information on the current meeting topics.  You can also visit the Special Magistrate page for more … Continue reading

Library Events

  • Teen Craft Hour at your library!

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    Kick back & join us every Friday from 4 till 5pm for Teen Craft Hour!  Trendy DIY crafts, good music & free food … what more could you ask for??  Everyone is welcome!!!  Upcoming crafts include: DIY Melted crayon art … Continue reading

  • Adult Coloring Hour

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    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

  • Afternoon Craft on Mondays

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

  • Bumble Babies Storytime

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    Starting October 22nd, bring your babies (0-12 months) to the Lake Alfred Public Library for Bumble Babies Storytime on Tuesday mornings from 10am till 11am for an hour of play, music, stories & more … what’s not to like??


    Come to your Lake Alfred Public Library every Tuesday afternoon anytime from 3 till 4pm for a LEGO HOUR.  Bring your own Legos or play with ours!  Build a house, a rocketship, or become an inventor & create something never before seen!!


  • Eddie Adams, 5 Years of Service Recognition

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    On September 26, 2019 Public Works Director John Deaton presented the 5 Years of Service Recognition award to Eddie Adams, City Mechanic. Director John Deaton stated Eddie has been with the City for five years, he has been able to … Continue reading

  • Kimberly Walker, 10 Years of Service Recognition

    10 Years of Service Kimberly Walker

    On September 26, 2019 Parks & Recreation Director Richard Weed presented the 10 Years of Service Recognition award to Kimberly Walker,  Library Assistant in the Lake Alfred Public Library. Director Weed stated that Kimberly Walker has been working at the … Continue reading

  • Cynthia Daniels, 10 Years of Service Recognition

    10 Years of Service recognition for Cynthia Daniels

    On September 26, 2019 Police Chief Bodenheimer presented the 10 Years of Service Recognition award to Cynthia Daniels, Communication Operator in the Lake Alfred Police Department. Chief Bodenheimer stated Cynthia started her career at the Lake Alfred Police Department on … Continue reading

  • Lake Alfred Fall Cruise-In

    Lake Alfred Fall 2019 Car Show Flyer

      Join us Saturday October 19th 2019 from 10 – 2 for the Lake Alfred Cruise In. Located at the city parking lot on E. Seminole Ave. For more information or to register contact Judy Schelfo at 863-602-2942 or [email protected]