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[20 Nov 2017 | 2 Comments | Posted by ]
FYI for the DIYer

Even the smallest home improvement project can be daunting. Now,  with this collection of nearly 100 home improvement focused titles, hobbyists and professional carpenters alike will immediately put their projects on a more solid foundation. Coverage includes such topics as hints and tips, beginner to advanced techniques, tool and material selection, and many more. If prompted for a password, please use your library card number.

[17 Nov 2017 | No Comment | Posted by ]
We give thanks

The libraries will close at 6pm on Wednesday, then remain closed Thursday and Friday, November 23rd & 24th for Thanksgiving.  Library staff will be joining the Keys community in giving thanks for life’s abundance.
Libraries will reopen Saturday, November 25th at 10 a.m.
Fretting over your Thanksgiving feast?

[5 Nov 2017 | No Comment | Posted by ]
Veterans’ Day–Library Closed

 
 In observance of Veterans’ Day, the libraries will be closed on Saturday, November 11th . We join with the Keys community in honoring the brave patriots who fought for our country.
Libraries will reopen Monday, November 13th at 9:30a.m.
Photo caption: Members of Battery A, 1st Artillery Key West Barracks C1900. From the DeWolfe and Wood Collection.

[24 Oct 2017 | Comments Off on Key West Library Closed Saturday Oct. 28th | Posted by ]
Key West Library Closed Saturday Oct. 28th

The Key West library will be closed on Saturday, October 28th due to Fantasy Fest mayhem.  Come down early and stock up on items for the weekend.  If you have any questions, contact the library at 305-292-3595.  Wishing everyone a safe and fun fest.

[28 Aug 2017 | One Comment | Posted by ]
Labor Day Holiday

In observance of Labor Day, the libraries will be closed on Monday, September 4th. We will reopen Tuesday, September 5th at 9:30a.m.
Just in time for the Labor Day holiday,  jump over here to read Tom’s Keys History blog about the hard-working railroad workers of the Florida Keys.

[29 Jun 2017 | 2 Comments | Posted by ]
Library Hours–July 4th Holiday

In observance of Independence Day, the libraries will be closed Tuesday, July 4th.
We will reopen Wednesday, July 5th at 9:30am.
We join with the Keys community in honoring the brave patriots who fought for our country’s independence. Hope to see you at the local parades, picnics, fireworks displays, and all the festivities that make this holiday so neighborly.

[22 May 2017 | 4 Comments | Posted by ]
Libraries closed on Monday, May 29th.

To commemorate the Memorial Day Holiday, all Monroe County libraries will be closed Monday, May 29th.
Libraries will reopen at 9:30a.m on Tuesday, May 30th.

[1 Mar 2017 | 2 Comments | Posted by ]
We honor women’s history

March is Women’s History Month — an event you can take part in at your library (or online from anywhere) with library resources including books, movies and reference materials from our online databases.

[6 Feb 2017 | Comments Off on In February, we honor our Black history | Posted by ]
In February, we honor our Black history

Join us in paying tribute to the African-Americans who shaped Keys history by visiting these library resources:

[5 Feb 2017 | One Comment | Posted by ]
Online help to grow your business

Small Business Resource Center is now available free to Floridians through the Florida Electronic Library.
Small Business Resource Center covers all major areas of starting and operating a business including financing, management, marketing, human resources, franchising, accounting and taxes.