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Introducing our Teen Book Club

Why should adults have all the fun? Introducing our teen book club, starting on Tues. March 17th at 4:30pm. If you are between the ages of 12 and 18 and like to read, come join us! This first month we will be discussing our favorite books and deciding which genre we would like to read next. If you have any questions, call the library and ask for Jodie. See you at Book Club!

At the Marathon Public Library on Mar 31, 2015 at 4:30 AM

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3251 Overseas Highway
Marathon, FL 33050
P:(305) 743-5156
F:(305) 289-6093
Library Manager: Cristy Danford

Hours

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

Located in the heart of the Keys, the Marathon Branch Library serves the city of Marathon and the Middle Keys. Parents and children, readers and researchers, tourists looking for local atmosphere -- all come to the Marathon Branch to read, browse, learn, expand their horizons, and most of all, enjoy.

The Marathon Library appreciates the contributions and leadership of the Friends of the Marathon Library.


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[16 Mar 2015 | No Comment | ]
Introducing our Teen Book Club

Why should adults have all the fun? Introducing our teen book club, starting on Tues. March 17th at 4:30pm. If you are between the ages of 12 and 18 and like to read, come join us! This first month we will be discussing our favorite books and deciding which genre we would like to read next. If you have any questions, call the library and ask for Jodie. See you at Book Club!

At the Marathon Public Library on Mar 31, 2015 at 4:30 AM

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[9 Mar 2015 | No Comment | ]
First Friday Book Club

The Book Club meets on the first Friday of each month. Due to the April 3rd Good Friday holiday, the next meeting is scheduled for April 10th, and is a special ‘End of Season Luncheon,’ to be held at Lazy Days South in Marathon. The book selection for April is “A Land Remembered,” by Patrick D. Smith. This novel is the winner of the Florida Historical Society’s Tebeau Prize as the Most Outstanding Florida Historical Novel. If you would like to join in the discussion and luncheon, please call …

At the Lazy Days South, Marathon, Florida on Apr 10, 2015 at 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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[9 Mar 2015 | No Comment | ]
March First Friday Book Club Meeting

The Book Club met on March 6th to discuss this month’s book selection, “The Invention of Wings,” by Sue Monk Kidd. Library Assistant Wendy Toner had the following to say: “While in a New York museum back in 2007, Kidd came across the names of two sisters listed among 999 names on the Heritage Panels in the Biographic Gallery – Sarah and Angelina Grimke. These women’s accomplishments were the inspiration behind this novel. ‘Sarah was the first woman in the US to write a comprehensive feminist manifesto and Angelina was …

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[6 Mar 2015 | One Comment | ]
Digital Day at the Marathon Library

On Friday, March 13th, the Marathon Library will begin offering a dedicated time frame for assisting patrons with the use of digital library services. Every Friday from noon to 4:00 pm, patrons are invited to bring their device and explore the process of logging into a library account, reserving materials, utilizing available databases, and downloading eBooks and audio books. A digital librarian will be on hand to show you the ropes. Don’t forget your device!

At the Marathon Public Library on Mar 20, 2015

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