Dowling Park Library

Jo Kennon Dowling Park Library

DOWLING PARK — Darrel Presley will conduct a presentation on beekeeping at the Jo Kennon Public Library this month.

As part of the library’s food demonstrations, Presley will discuss beekeeping at 1 p.m. June 13. Honey samples will also be available during Presley’s presentation.

Other programs planned for June at the Jo Kennon Library, part of the Suwannee River Regional Library System, include the craft club meeting Tuesday at 4 p.m. The June craft will be making button mosaics.

On Thursday, Jennings Bunn will visit the library at 10 a.m. to discuss his career at Iwo Jima as part of the Armchair Travels series.

County Historian Eric Musgrove will also be at the library Thursday, at noon, to continue his History of Suwannee County series. Musgrove’s focus will be crime in Suwannee County.

Thursday will also feature a handbell choir concert at 4:30 p.m. The children at the library had practiced for weeks under the tutelage of Richard and Barbara Phipps and are going to perform for the public. Following the concert, an ice cream social will be held. Everyone is invited to attend the performance.

The library’s Barbershop Chat discussion group meets June 13 and June 27 at 10 a.m. It provides an opportunity to discuss various topics over coffee and cookies. All are invted.

On June 17, Laura Putnam will lead an Armchair Travels presentation at 10 a.m. to discuss working in the Philippines.

The Home Sweet Home project is meeting June 18 at 11 a.m. at the library. The project is focused on residents having a safe and secure home ownership with the goal to develop and outreach plan where legal services are provided to address heirs’ property issues. All attendees will be eligible to receive legal information.

A rock painting party will be held June 18 at 6 p.m. All supplies are provided.

On June 19 at 10 a.m., the library is hosting “The National Space Obsession: A Tour of NASA.”

The Book Club will meet June 28 at 10 a.m. at the library to discuss “Major Pettigrew’s Last Stand” by Helen Simonson. Copies are available for checkout at the library.

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