Mackay Garden Series

Master Gardener Workshop Resume in October

OCTOBER 4, 2018

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

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Astronomy Night

Astronomy Night at Mackay Gardens and Lakeside Preserve

AUGUST 4, 2018

SATURDAY, AUGUST 4, 2018 At the Mackay Gardens and Lakeside Preserve  From 7:00p.m. – 10:00p.m.   Presentation will be about the different types of telescopes as well various astronomical terminologies. We will explore and define words like Celestial Sphere, Parsec, … Continue reading

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Free Summer Transit

MAY 23, 2018

Schools are out this week for summer break.  The Summer of Safety transit program was developed to offer students a means of transportation during the summer months while school is out of session. Students 12-18, with a valid Polk County … Continue reading

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Library Programs

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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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.

The Celebration continues in 2016 with the recognition of historic buildings around the City of Lake Alfred.  Each ceremony will be held on-site, at 9 am.  The program will include a history of the site, dignitary comments, unveiling the plaque and photos. Check out the event calendar for dates.

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Click on the Centennial logo for a recap of the events.