20
APR
2016

2016 Big Spring Book Sale coming April 29-May 1

Friends of West Florida Public Library, a non-profit support organization of the West Florida Public Library, will hold its Big Spring Book Sale from April 29 to May 1 at the downtown Main Library, 239 N. Spring Street. Thousands of hardcover, paperback, and collectible books...
21
JAN
2016

Author discusses “My Life with Death”

How accurate are the forensic investigations in television shows like “CSI,” “Law and Order” and “Bones”? Can a medical examiner really glean all that information from a dead body, as shown in “Making a Murderer”? If you’re just dying to find out, join the Friends of West Florida...
11
JAN
2016

$5 Blowout Bag Sale returns Jan. 30

It took a while, but winter is finally here. Come in out of the cold and stock up on reading material for the New Year at the Friends of WFPL $5 Blowout Book Sale! It’s simple… just pay $5 for a brown paper bag, and whatever books you can fit inside are yours to take home. Buy as...
25
AUG
2015

Big Fall Book Sale to be held September 25, 26 & 27

Friends of West Florida Public Library, a non-profit support organization of the West Florida Public Library, will hold its Big Fall Book Sale and Silent Auction September 25, 26 & 27 at the downtown Main Library, 239 N. Spring Street. Thousands of hardcover, paperback, and...
18
AUG
2015

Annual meeting on Aug. 29

Please join us for the 2015 Annual Meeting of the Friends of West Florida Public Library. Saturday, August 29th Main Library – 239 N. Spring Street 6:00 Hors d’Oeuvres 7:00 Dinner and Entertainment Dinner – $40 per person featuring: Flannery O’Connor: In...
10
JUL
2015

$5 Blowout Book Sale on Aug. 1

Summer is heating up, but it’s always a good time to go book shopping. What better way to stock your shelves for a good cause than at the Friends of West Florida Public Library $5 Blowout Book Sale? It’s simple… just pay $5 for a brown paper bag, and whatever books you can fit...
09
APR
2015

Big Spring Book Sale to be held April 24-26

Friends of West Florida Public Library, a non-profit support organization of the West Florida Public Library, will hold its Big Spring Book Sale and Silent Auction April 24, 25 & 26 at the downtown Main Library, 239 N. Spring Street. Thousands of hardcover, paperback, and...
22
JAN
2015

Meet authors Alex Kava & Erica Spindler

Friends of West Florida Public Library are proud to present “Alex Kava and Erica Spindler in Conversation” on February 5, 2015, at 6:00 pm at the West Florida Public Library Main Branch, 239 N. Spring Street. Meet bestselling suspense authors Alex Kava and Erica...
16
SEP
2014

Be part of the Big Read!

The West Florida Public Library is presenting the Big Read in Escambia County during the months of October and November. The Big Read is a one-book, one community initiative to encourage reading and discussion. This year’s book The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien is a modern...
16
SEP
2014

Author Tim Dorsey to speak at downtown library September 28

Bestselling author Tim Dorsey will be at the Pensacola Public Library, 239 N. Spring St., at 2:00 pm on Sunday, September 28 to talk about his books and writing and to sign books. Mystery / thriller writer Dorsey will regale with tales of his trademark character Serge Storms,...