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[28 Feb 2017 | Comments Off on Toddlers story and craft hour | ]
Toddlers story and craft hour

Join us for stories, songs, crafts, and fun at the Big Pine Key Library.  This week’s story is “Train Man” by Andrea Zimmerman (Author, Illustrator), David Clemesha (Author, Illustrator).  A young boy pretends to drive a train and takes his little brother along for an adventure in the mountains. There are bridges to cross, tunnels to travel through, and mountains to climb so kids can hop on board before the whistle blows. Told in simple words from a little boy’s point of view, this spot-on book celebrates a child’s world …

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[24 Jan 2017 | Comments Off on Reef Environmental Education Foundation | ]
Reef Environmental Education Foundation

REEF will be conducting a series of completely FREE Lionfish Collection and Handling Workshops followed by collection dives!  At the workshop, you will learn how to safely collect and handle lionfish, and then we will go out as a class to practice your skills on a lionfish removal dive.  Practice alongside professionals so you can help control the lionfish invasion every time you dive!  Experienced and novice lionfish collectors are encouraged to attend.  The workshops will also include background of the invasion, biology/ecology of lionfish, impacts, and current research findings. …

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[17 Jan 2017 | Comments Off on Last Stand | ]
Last Stand

Last Stand (incorporated as a 501(c)(3) non-profit) is an organization of volunteer citizens who are interested in preserving the Florida Keys’ unique quality of life and our fragile, beautiful natural environment. We have worked tirelessly since 1987 to protect Key West and the Florida Keys.  Explore our site to find out more about our stands and the reasoning behind our positions, our principles, our history, and our current activities. Board Meeting – 12:15 to 3:00 March 6th, 2017. For more information contact Last Stand at: info@keyslaststand.org or Phone: 305-296-3335 [leave message].
 

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[12 Dec 2016 | Comments Off on Genealogy Group | ]
Genealogy Group

Learn how to get started discovering your ancestry and create your first family tree with help from the Big Pine Key Genealogy Group. Family tree research is easy and fun! The group meets the second and fourth Wednesday of the month from 1:00 to 3:00. All levels, from beginner to advanced genealogist, are invited to come and help each other research our past.  Bring your laptop or tablet.  For more information contact Harriet at 717-439-4078.

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[2 Nov 2016 | Comments Off on Big Pine Key Writers Group | ]
Big Pine Key Writers Group

Join us every two weeks for an hour and a half  constructive, fun-filled writing group. All levels of writers welcome.  If you have any questions, please feel free to email the group organizer, Joan, at joan@vestaastrology.com.

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[6 Oct 2016 | Comments Off on Quit Smoking Group Weekly Meeting | ]
Quit Smoking Group Weekly Meeting

Need some help kicking the habit?  Get help from a Tobacco Treatment Specialist from the Florida Keys Area Health Education Center.  This group meets every Tuesday for a 2 hour session where you can get the support you need!
For more information contact

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[4 Oct 2016 | Comments Off on Toddlers story and craft hour | ]
Toddlers story and craft hour

Join us for stories, songs, crafts, and fun at the Big Pine Key Library.  This week’s story is “My Garden” Kevin Henkes (Author, Illustrator). The girl in this book grows chocolate rabbits, tomatoes as big as beach balls, flowers that change color, and seashells in her garden. “In my garden, rabbits wouldn’t eat the lettuce because the rabbits would be chocolate and I would eat them.” Jelly beans would grow on bushes. Tomatoes would be the size of beach balls, but “carrots would be invisible because I don’t like carrots!” …

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[1 Feb 2016 | Comments Off on Genealogy Group | ]
Genealogy Group

Learn how to get started discovering your ancestry and create your first family tree with help from the Big Pine Key Genealogy Group. Family tree research is easy and fun! The group meets the second and fourth Wednesday of the month from 1:00 to 3:00.  All levels, from beginner to advanced genealogist, are invited to come and help each other research our past.  Bring your laptop or tablet.  For more information contact Harriet at 717-439-4078.

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[1 Feb 2016 | Comments Off on Big Pine Key Writers Group | ]
Big Pine Key Writers Group

Join us every two weeks for an hour and a half  constructive, fun-filled writing group. All levels of writers welcome.  If you have any questions, please feel free to email the group organizer, Joan, at joan@vestaastrology.com.

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[1 Feb 2016 | Comments Off on Lego Club | ]
Lego Club

The Big Pine key library will be hosting a Lego Club every Thursday from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Children between the ages of 5 and 9 are welcome to join.  All you have to do is bring your imagination and we’ll supply the Legos.  For more information call the library at 305-872-0992.