The Volusia County Public Library system is composed of 13 branches, all of which have free WiFi and public-access
A library card is free to all Volusia County residents and is valid in all branches.
October 28 @2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Registered Nurse Bonnie Wittman will discuss “Women’s health and breast cancer” at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 28, at VIA
Hall, 126 E. Halifax Ave., Oak Hill. Wittman works for the Center for Women and Infants at Halifax Health Medical
Center. Her presentation is part of the month-l...
October 30 @2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Julienne Messmer of the Center for Visually Impaired will discuss “The aging eye” during a free program at 2 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 30, at the Port Orange Regional Library, 1005 City Center Circle. She will offer information about
symptoms of various eye conditions, how eye conditions ca...
October 30 @3:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Jeff Seiler will explain how consumers can protect themselves while shopping online during a free program at 3 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 30, at the DeBary Public Library, 200 N. Charles R. Beall Blvd. The tech-savvy librarian will
discuss low-cost and free techniques that can protect computers and smar...
October 30 @6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Can meditation make you happier, healthier and smarter? Find out at the DeLand Regional Library, 130 E. Howry Ave.
Mark Young, Ph.D., who has been meditating for over 40 years, will explain the beneficial effects of meditation at
6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 30. Afterward, he will lead participants thro...
November 3 @10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Bring your sick plants to the Master Gardener Plant Clinic at the Ormond Beach Regional Library, 30 S. Beach St.
Volusia County’s master gardeners diagnose their ills and tell you how to make them feel better. ...
November 5 @5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Media producer Rick Smith will deliver a high-energy, multimedia presentation about his famous father, author
Patrick Smith, at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 5, at the DeLand Regional Library, 130 E. Howry Ave. Patrick Smith, who
died earlier this year, wrote two nonfiction works and seven novels, in...
November 8 @2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Rammer, playing as a two-piece band, will bring its eclectic music style to the New Smyrna Beach Regional Library
at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8. The local duo will perform country, reggae and punk during the free concert in the
library auditorium. Reservations are not required. For more informati...
November 10 @10:00 am to 11:00 am
Veterans can learn about local services during a free Veterans Expo from 10 a.m. to noon Monday, Nov. 10, at the
Edgewater Public Library, 103 W. Indian River Blvd. Participating organizations will include Volusia/Flagler Career
Source, Amvets Post 2, VFW Post 4250 and Halifax Health Hospice. Lig...
November 11 @10:00 am to 11:00 am
Get a leg up on your family tree during an introduction to genealogy at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 11, at the Deltona
Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Kim Dolce, a genealogy and reference librarian will share information about
online and print sources, as well as methods to get started. No genealog...
November 11 @2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Backintyme – the musical and storytelling duo of Frank and Mary Lee Sweet – will perform a Thanksgiving song and
story from 2 to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 11, at the Ormond Beach Regional Library, 30 S. Beach St. The Palm Coast
couple interprets living history as a hobby and business, donn...
November 11 @2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Retired disc jockey Dave Archard will explain how radio has touched souls and shaped lives during a free
presentation at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 11, at the Port Orange Regional Library, 1005 City Center Circle. Archard
began his radio career in 1956, when he played smooth tunes by the likes of Perry...
November 11 @2:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Teens can check out the New Smyrna Beach Regional Library’s teen section during an open house from 2 to 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 11. Staff will demonstrate teen-friendly library services, including downloadable music and movies;
audiobooks; and e-resources. including Mango Languages, World B...
November 11 @5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
DeLand author and photographer Eric Dusenbery will discuss Florida’s love affair with food and storytelling at 5:30
p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 11, at the DeLand Regional Library, 130 E. Howry Ave. His book, “Florida Soup: Putting History
on the Table,” explores the historic cooking ha...
November 12 @10:00 am to 11:00 am
Groove with librarian Assunta Fleming during her monthly urban line dancing classes in the Deltona Regional Library
auditorium, 2150 Eustace Ave. Because of the holiday season, the Deltona Urban Steppers schedule will be changed in
November and December. The group will meet at 10 a.m. Wednesdays,...
November 14 @10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Members will meet at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave., Deltona. Contact Library Services Director
Lucinda Colee at email@example.com or 386-248-1745, ext. 11212; or Chelsea Harrison at
firstname.lastname@example.org or at 386-248-1745, ext. 11212....
November 14 @2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Learn how to make quick and easy holiday hors d'oeuvres at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 14, at the Port Orange Regional
Library, 1005 City Center Circle. Warren Caterson, a chef and full-time writer, will prepare tasty appetizers as he
shares kitchen tips, cooking hints and humorous anecdotes about the jo...
November 15 @9:30 am to 4:00 pm
The DeLand Regional Library’s book store will have a half-price holiday book sale from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 15. The sale will feature a large selection of used fiction, nonfiction, children’s and young adult
books, along with DVDs and CDs. The book store is own...
November 15 @10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Love is ageless. Fall in love with an older cat or dog during a senior pet adoption event beginning at 10 a.m.
Saturday, Nov. 15, at the Edgewater Public Library, 103 W. Indian River Blvd. Volunteers from the Edgewater Animal
Shelter will bring adoptable cats and dogs that are looking for forever...
November 16 @2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Houston Gunn – a 17-year-old author, entrepreneur and real estate investor – will offer tips for success at 2 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 16, at the Port Orange Regional Library, 1005 City Center Circle. Gunn made his first real estate deal
at age 13 and started writing his first book, “S...
November 18 @1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Bring your sick plants to the Master Gardener Plant Clinic at the New Smyrna Beach Regional Library, 1001 S.
Dixie Freeway. Master gardeners from the UF/IFAS Volusia County Extension will troubleshoot your roots and
answer your questions. For more information, call the library at 3...
November 22 @2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Jackson Creek, a self-described “fiddle folk grass” band, will give a free concert at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 22, in
the New Smyrna Beach Regional Library auditorium. Led by Joe Waller, the local musicians will perform a dynamic
blend of folk music and mild bluegrass with a little gospe...