Cleanup 2017

Spring Clean-Up

MONDAY,
MARCH 13, 2017

MARCH 13TH THRU MARCH 17th with the Lovin LA Community Clean-Up on March 18th The City of Lake Alfred urges all citizens to clean-up around their homes.  During the week of March 13th thru March 17th, 2017, the City is … Continue reading

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Mackay trails

Nature Walk at Mackay Gardens and Lakeside Preserve

SUNDAY,
MARCH 5, 2017

Sunday, March 5, 2017 at 2:00 pm. Celebrating Preservation at the Mackay Gardens and Lakeside Preserve This free tour is led by Steve Franklin, interpretive guide. It includes such topics as: the cultural and natural history of this area, environmental concerns, … Continue reading

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painted-rocks

Lake Alfred ROCKS! in March

THURSDAY,
MARCH 9, 2017

Come to your Lake Alfred Library on Thursday, March 9th & Thursday, March 23rd at 3pm for Lake Alfred ROCKS!  Like a crafty version of Pokemon Go – painting, hiding & finding rocks seems to be connecting people & encouraging … 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

  • 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

  • Nature Walk at Mackay Gardens and Lakeside Preserve

    Sunday, March 5, 2017 at 2:00 pm. Celebrating Preservation at the Mackay Gardens and Lakeside Preserve This free tour is led by Steve Franklin, interpretive guide. It includes such topics as: the cultural and natural history of this area, environmental concerns, … Continue reading

  • Mobile Career Source – Tue, March 14th

    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

  • Planning Board

    The Planning Board generally meets on the third Wednesday of every other month. Please visit the Agendas and Minutes page for more information on the current meeting topics.  You can also visit the Planning Board page for more information on the … 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 music, 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 (4th, 11th, 18th & 25th) in MARCH 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

  • Election Qualifying Ends

    CONGRATULATIONS to Charles O. Lake and Nancy Z. Daley The qualifying period for the two open City Commission Seats ended today at noon with two candidates qualified to run. Therefore, they will be re-elected to serve another term on the … Continue reading

  • Police Department Recognition

    On February 6th at the City Commission Meeting, the Police Department pinned three new officers and recognized a special award.  Police Chief Art Bodenheimer introduced each of the officers and City Clerk Amee Bailey conducted the oath. Police Chaplin Mike … Continue reading

  • Linda Hitchcock – 10 Years

    Parks and Recreation Director Richard Weed stated that  Linda Hitchcock started her career with the City of Lake Alfred on February 3, 2007 as an Assistant Librarian.  On the 1st of March, 2009 she became the Interim Librarian and was … Continue reading

Municipal Election Information

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