Sanibel Public Library News Blog

Dive into Oceans of Possibilities with the Summer Reading Program

Dive into Oceans of Possibilities with the Summer Reading Program

Families are invited to register children (ages baby through incoming 12th grade) for the Summer Reading Program online with Beanstack at www.sanlib.org/children. In-person programs for elementary-aged programs are planned for Tuesday afternoons, with storytimes for...

Book Bingo this Summer at Sanibel Public Library

Book Bingo this Summer at Sanibel Public Library

Sanibel Public Library has kicked off summer Book Bingo—a self-directed reading challenge for adults, with opportunities for prizes. Each square represents a different category chosen by Library staff. Participants will fill appropriate squares as they read books...

Virtual Author Talks this Summer: Sanibel Public Library Webinars

Virtual Author Talks this Summer: Sanibel Public Library Webinars

Sanibel Public Library Online Events:  With support from the Sanibel Public Library Foundation, the SPL is launching a series of virtual author talks this summer; a range of talks from bestselling authors and thought leaders. Register for online author talks from New...

Your Library Card is a Pass to Adventure at Florida State Parks!

Your Library Card is a Pass to Adventure at Florida State Parks!

Your Library card is going to be one of the most powerful tools in your summer of FUN tool box! Did you know you can enter into almost every Florida State Park this summer using your public library card? Sanibel Public Library is circulating two Real Florida Reader...

2022 Summer Reading Kickoff on May 28

2022 Summer Reading Kickoff on May 28

The Summer Reading Program Kick-off Party is BACK! Stop by on Saturday, May 28 from 10 a.m. until noon for games, snacks, and raffles, plus the ever-popular Guess How Many (candies in a jar). During the party, families can sign up children (ages baby through incoming...

Sanibel Public Library Foundation ~ Lunch with the Author ~ April 6

Sanibel Public Library Foundation ~ Lunch with the Author ~ April 6

Wednesday, April 6 at the Sanibel Community House Author: MARTHA HALL KELLY To add your name to the invitation mailing list, email: authorluncheon@comcast.net   Proceeds from Lunch with the Author directly support the Sanibel Public Library Foundation ...enhancing and...

WWII 1944: Virtual Programs

WWII 1944: Virtual Programs

WWII History: Virtual Programs with Duane E. Shaffer of Sanibel Public Library        Locals and visitors are welcome to “virtually attend,” and watch the replays. No registration required. WWII 1944 - Operation Goodwood - 10 AM Friday, February 11 As part of the...

How to: Place a hold, and Where are the book drops?

How to: Place a hold, and Where are the book drops?

Ready to read that new bestseller?  Place a hold and you will be notified when the book, DVD (or other item) is in. To Place A Hold (Request an Item): Call the Library at (239) 472-2483 or go online to request a book, DVD or Kit. After you have placed your hold, wait...