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Wednesday Evening Presentations

Wednesday 2/25/15 at 6:00pm is Part 1 of a three part series “Albert Einstein and his Contributions to Science” presented by Larry Halstead. Wednesday’s lecture is titled “Predecessors and Einstein’s Early Years”.
Part 2 “Relativity” is on Wednesday March 4th at 6:00pm
Part 3 “Quantum Mechanics and Dr. Einstein’s Later Years” is on Wednesday March 11th at 6:00pm.

At the Auditorium on Feb 25, 2015 at 6:00 PM

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700 Fleming Street
Key West FL 33040
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Sunday - Closed
Monday - 9:30a — 6p
Tuesday - 9:30a — 6p
Wednesday - 9:30a — 8p
Thursday - 9:30a — 6p
Friday - 9:30a — 6p
Saturday - 10a — 6p

Pirates and spongers, authors, and artists; their legacies linger, and their stories can be found in the Key West Library. The headquarters branch for the Keys, this library has an extensive and fascinating Florida History collection, and a large reference section. The library provides several weekly children's programs, and hosts provocative lecture series. Relax in our unique palm garden with tropical foliage from around the world.

Florida History & Genealogy services may be limited due to staffing. Please call ahead for hours of operation.


The Key West Library appreciates the contributions and leadership of the Friends of the Key West Library.


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[25 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]
Wednesday Evening Presentations

Wednesday 2/25/15 at 6:00pm is Part 1 of a three part series “Albert Einstein and his Contributions to Science” presented by Larry Halstead. Wednesday’s lecture is titled “Predecessors and Einstein’s Early Years”.
Part 2 “Relativity” is on Wednesday March 4th at 6:00pm
Part 3 “Quantum Mechanics and Dr. Einstein’s Later Years” is on Wednesday March 11th at 6:00pm.

At the Auditorium on Feb 25, 2015 at 6:00 PM

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[21 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]
Cafe con Libros

On Tuesday February 24th at 10am, Key West author Lew Weinstein will speak on his novel-in-progress set in Germany and Poland during the Nazi era. Weinstein’s previous historical novels (“The Heretic” and “The Pope’s Conspiracy”) have been widely acclaimed. This talk will offer an unusual opportunity to consider the process of planning and writing a historical novel.  Social time and coffee begins at 9:30.
 

At the Auditorium on Feb 24, 2015 at 9:30 AM

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[21 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]
Job Fair

RETAIL ONLY JOB FAIR – KEY WEST
A Retail Only Job Fair, hosted by CareerSource South Florida will be held Monday, February 23, 2015 from 10am-4pm.  The following employers will be accepting applications and interviewing on the spot for immediate hire: Claire’s Boutiques, CVS on Duval, Dion Quik Mart, Historic Tours of America, Kmart, Ross Dress for Less, Verizon and Winn Dixie.
Positions include retail managers/supervisors, key holders, sales associates, customer service representatives, jewelry & consultative sales merchandising & pricing, loss prevention, cashiers, tickets sales, restaurant workers, warehouse/inventory clerks, lot associates, freight …

At the Auditorium on Feb 23, 2015 at 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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[13 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]
Wednesday Evening Presentations

This Wednesday 2/18/15 we are thrilled to have 2 special guest speakers joining us at the library.
At 5:00pm we have Joe McKay with a special presentation on his book “Crazy About Words.”  “A wonderful new book filled with great style, humor and research.  Discover why English is now the global ‘lingua franca’”.
Then at 7:00pm we have an encore presentation from Professor Tom Perera.   He will discuss the “real story of the ‘Imitation Game’ and the ENIGMA of Alan Turing.” For more information, here is a link to the original …

At the Auditorium on Feb 18, 2015 at 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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