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The Largo Community Center will offer a free Be Scam Smart workshop

The Largo Community Center will offer a free Be Scam Smart workshop

Largo, Florida - The Largo Community Center and Florida Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater invite you to participate in Operation S.A.F.E., Be Scam Smart.

This is a free workshop for seniors, their families and caregivers on Thursday, October 24 at 10 a.m. This workshop will help inform, empower and protect seniors from financial scams and fraud. Participants will learn about the psychology of a scam, how to spot fraudulent behavior, common scams that target seniors and how to fight identity theft.

Teen book to movie club to discuss The Hunger Games

Teen book to movie club to discuss The Hunger Games

Pinellas Park, Florida-- Join the Pinellas Park Library as they host their next Teen Book-to-Movie Club monthly meeting.

Be in the Library Meeting Room on Wednesday, October 23rd to discuss The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins.

Meetings run from 5:30 till 8:30 p.m.

Read, watch and discuss the similarities and differences of books that have crossed over to the silver screen. 

October Adult Book Discussion- "Beethoven's Hair"

October Adult Book Discussion- "Beethoven's Hair"

Pinellas Park, Florida-- The Pinellas Park Library will be opening their doors for a new round of Adult Book Discussions.

These free events will take place on the 3rd Thursday of each month beginning at 2PM.

The next discussion will take place on October 17th, when the group will focus on Beethoven's Hair by Russell Martin.

Clearwater Libraries plan Halloween events

Clearwater Libraries plan Halloween events

CLEARWATER, Florida - Several branches of the Clearwater Public Library System are planning safe Halloween events for youngsters and families during the month of October. The lineup includes:

@ the COUNTRYSIDE LIBRARY, 2741 S.R. 580

Halloween Crafts with Miss Jill: Wednesday, Oct. 30, 3:30 pm. - 4:30 pm. Make a scary craft with Miss Jill. Halloween costumes are encouraged. Recommended for youth.

@ the EAST BRANCH LIBRARY, 2251 Drew St.

Teen Read Week challenges youth to break comfort zones

Teen Read Week challenges youth to break comfort zones

CLEARWATER, Fla. - The Clearwater Public Library System will host its annual Teen Read Week, Sunday, Oct. 13 through Saturday, Oct. 19.

Teens are invited to visit any library branch and pick up a book to participate in the "Break Out of Your Comfort Zone Challenge."

Teens who read books in genres or formats they generally avoid will be eligible to vote for their favorites and win prizes for their efforts. Librarians will be on hand to offer suggestions and assistance.

Tarpon Springs Library closed Monday, October 14

Tarpon Springs Library closed Monday, October 14

Tarpon Springs, Florida -- The Tarpon Springs Public Library will be closed for staff training on Monday, October 14. 

Normal hours will resume on Tuesday, October 15.

Mullet Kings, History, and Music at Gulfport Under the Stars on October 12

Mullet Kings, History, and Music at Gulfport Under the Stars on October 12

Gulfport, Florida -- Come celebrate Gulfport, a former Florida fishing village turned funky seaside town, with an catered dinner, live Florida music, and dancing under an almost-full moon on the grounds of the Gulfport History Museum.

As cool October breezes drift through the star-studded evening, the Gulfport Historical Society will offer a simple yet elegant dinner catered by local restaurants, Florida- themed music, and dancing under the stars.