The Lake Helen Public Library
Florida Humanities Speaker Series
The Impact and Legacy of Indomitable Women Who Shaped our Sunshine State
Florida at War: A Living History Presentation
1 pm November 16, 2018
DeLand Regional Library
130 E Howry Ave., DeLand
Betty Jean Steinshouer will explore Florida at war in character and costume as two of the state's most prominent historical figures: Harriet Beecher Stowe and Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings.
Click here for information on this program and others in the series.
1000 Books Before Kindergarten Program
Join this exciting program for children
ages 0 to 5. Read a book (any book) to your newborn,
infant, and/or toddler. The goal is to have read 1,000 books (yes you can repeat books) before your precious one starts kindergarten. Enroll at your local branch!
Subscribe to our monthly 317-252-6787 or click on a book cover below to see some reading suggestions.
Online tutorials for digital resources!
The Volusia County Public Library provides online tutorials for some of our most popular digital services. These tutorials will walk you all the way through the process with the goal of providing a satisfying experience using the library's digital resources.
The tutorials provide up-to-date information and include:
- Video instruction
- Printable step-by-step guides
- A mobile-responsive user interface
Click the green "Digital Library" tab located in the menu above and select the tutorials in either "eBooks, eAudio, magazines, movies & music" or "Research databases".
Call for artists - Transition Earthsea
The Volusia County Public Library, as part of the 2019 National Endowment for the Arts NEA Big Read grant award, is including the element of art to expand their local programming.
Show title: Transition Earthsea
Artwork must clearly reflect on the 1968 fantasy novel âA Wizard of Earthseaâ by American Author Ursula K. Le Guin or the theme growing from childhood to adulthood, Artists will provide a written statement expressing how each of their artworks connects with the book.