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Captiva Memorial Library presents activities for April

By Staff | Mar 21, 2019

The Captiva Memorial Library, at 11560 Chapin Lane, is offering the following free programs for adults and youth during the month of April:


– April 3 at 3 p.m.: History of the 1950s and 60s Through Popular Music

Marc Black, recent inductee into the New York Chapter of the Blues Hall of Fame, has created an engaging and humorous program and an opportunity for the audience to relive this colorful time in history. He uses a wide range of popular songs and a slide show to provide a thought-provoking program. Sponsored by the Captiva Memorial Library Board. Registration is required.

– April 10 at 3 p.m.: Local author David Gaggin

Local author David Gaggin, NASA engineer and host of “The Common Sense Spirituality Show” on iHeart Radio, will discuss his book “The Endless Journey: A Unique Perspective on Mankind’s Origin, Purpose and Ultimate Destiny.” Registration is required.


– April 2-6: Beautiful Spring

(daily during operating hours)

Check out our picture book display about spring and make paper straw tulips to take home.

– April 9-27: Celebrate April Holidays

(daily during operating hours)

Celebrate Passover or Easter. Each holiday will have its own book display. Make a cute paper bunny to take home.

– April 30: Merry Month of May

(daily during operating hours)

Celebrate May Day with books and use recycled items to plant flower seeds in to get your garden started.

The Captiva Memorial Library is open Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Wednesday from noon to 8 p.m., Thursday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Friday and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information about a program or to register, call the library at 239-533-4890.

Check the Lee County Library System’s Web site at leelibrary.net to find out about programs at other locations. Call the host library or Telephone Reference at 239-479-INFO (4636) for more information about a specific program.