Suwannee River Regional Library - Live Oak branch

LIVE OAK — Jennifer Kuyrkendall Griffin continues her new series at the Live Oak branch of the Suwannee River Regional Library System this month.

Griffin, the general magistrate, is presenting the Suwannee County Access to Legal Education Series (SCALES) on the fourth Monday of the month at 6 p.m., offering a new legal topic each month.

On Nov. 25, Griffin will discuss probate. Divorce is the planned topic for the Dec. 23 offering.

Throughout November, the Suwannee River Regional Library System is collecting sealed, non-perishable, non-expired food items from patrons in exchange for reducing overdue fines. Each eligible food item equals $1 in fine reduction.

All food collected at the Live Oak Library will be delivered to Love INC. for local distribution.

The seed library will be open today, Nov. 6, from 1-3 p.m. In addition to checking out seeds, the Master Gardeners will be available to answer gardening questions. The seed library is open every Wednesday through the fall.

On Thursday, the Moms 2 Moms Group, presented by the Florida Department of Health - Suwannee County, meets from 10-10:30 a.m. Door prizes and goodies will be provided. For more information, call Healthy Start at 386-362-2708. The group meets again Nov. 21.

Also on Thursday, Connie Casey, of River Run Olive Company, will be at the library at noon to present on the finer points of olive oil production, infusion and flavor combinations using locally grown olives.

AARP is hosting a Driver Safety Class from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the library. There is a limited class size, so those interested are encouraged to call 386-688-5081 to register or for more information.

The library, and all branches of the Suwannee River Regional Library System, is closed Monday for Veterans Day. The library will also be closed Nov. 28-29 for Thanksgiving.

Staff member Debra Barney will teach a knitting class Nov. 13 and a crochet class Nov. 20, both from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the small conference room. Those attending should bring needles and yarn.

On Nov. 13, the Master Gardeners will host a “sunken beds” presentation at 2 p.m. Sunken beds are designed to capture maximum rainfall and retain moisture to keep roots cooler.

Jeff Scott with Cheek & Scott Pharmacy will lead a class on CBD Oil at noon Nov. 14 and again at 6 p.m. Nov. 18. During the presentation, Scott will dispel myths and talk about the facts and healing powers of CBD oil.

The library hosts Game Day for Adults from 10 a.m. to noon Nov. 22. Scrabble and Dominoes will be available for the game day. Those participating may bring their own games as well.

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