Mackay Garden Series

Master Gardener Workshop – First Thursday Series

THURSDAY,
DECEMBER 6, 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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Nature Walk at Mackay Gardens and Lakeside Preserve

SUNDAY,
DECEMBER 9, 2018

Celebrating Preservation at the Mackay Gardens and Lakeside Preserve SUNDAY, December 9, 2018 @ 2:00 P.M. This free tour is led by Steve Franklin, interpretive guide. It includes such topics as: the cultural and natural history of this area, environmental … Continue reading

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Closed Thanksgiving

Offices Closed

THURSDAY,
NOVEMBER 22, 2018

Thursday and Friday, November 22-23 the City offices and the Lake Alfred Public Library will be closed in observance of Thanksgiving. SANITATION SCHEDULE: Household garbage: Monday – Wednesday Household junk:  Normal Brush/yard debris: Monday – Wednesday Recycling: Friday only (Thursdays … Continue reading

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Library Programs

THURSDAY,
NOVEMBER 1, 2018

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.