Fall 2020 Program Guide

fall guide  

Fall into the many wonderful Manatee Libraries' virtual upcoming programs! Check out our Youth, Teen, and Adult program offerings in the dropdowns below. 

Teen Virtual Programs

Teen Advisory Board - BR

  • November 14th, 2020 from 4-5 p.m.
  • December 12th, 2020 from 4-5 p.m.

Email Molly.Saunders@mymanatee.org to register.

Murder in the Castle! A Virtual Murder Mystery Party for Teens - BR

October 17th, 2020 at 3 p.m.
Play a character and solve a murder! Spaces are limited, email Molly.Saunders@mymanatee.org to register.

Teen Books & Beyond - BR

  • Historical Fiction: October 24th, 2020 from 4-5 p.m.

Email Molly.Saunders@mymanatee.org to register.

Virtual Netflix Parties - BR

  • November 7th, 2020: The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind
  • December 19th, 2020: All the Bright Places
Every first Saturday of the month from 3-5 p.m. Email Molly.Saunders@mymanatee.org to register.

"Ask Me Anything" - BR 

  • November 5th, 2020 from 6-7 p.m.
    (Author and Poet, Ashley M. Jones)
  • December 3rd, 2020 from 6-7 p.m. (Zookeeper, Kristen Turner)

Email Molly.Saunders@mymanatee.org to register.

Grimm Trivia: Gory Details of Beloved Classics - PALM

Challenge yourself and see how well you do with fairytale trivia! Click here to play anytime! Use game pin 07833234

Anime Club

  • Meets on the third Tuesday of the month at 4 p.m. 

Email Isla.Jiang@mymanatee.org to register.


Adult Virtual Programs

Click here for full program calendar.

Computer & Tech Training Classes

Creative Aging: Tropical Beaches Acrylic Painting - ROCKY

  • September 19th, 2020 from 3-5 p.m. 
  • October 3rd, 2020 from 3-5 p.m.
  • October 17th, 2020 from 3-5 p.m.
Email Isla.Jiang@mymanatee.org to sign up and get supplies list.

Creative Aging: Holiday Watercolor Painting - ROCKY

  • "Snowy Cottage," November 7th, 2020 from 3-5 p.m.
  • "Wreaths & Mistletoe," November 21st, 2020 from 3-5 p.m.
  • "Merry & Bright," December 5th, 2020 from 2-5 p.m.
Email Isla.Jiang@mymanatee.org to sign up and get supplies list.

Online Book Clubs

  • Let's Get Graphic! - meets the second Saturday of the month at 2 p.m. (PALM)
  • Island Library Book Discussion - meets the third Thursday of the month at 10 a.m. (ISL)
  • Visit our Book & Film Discussion page for more!

Helpful School Resources

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While your schooling and learning support options have been affected by COVID-19, remember—as always—Tutor.com is available to help. Access for FREE with your Manatee Libraries' Card here

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