Gulfport Library will be closed beginning February 9 for much- anticipated renovations. The renovation is expected to take six to eight weeks. A satellite location will open up on February 16 at Scout Hall, 5315 28th Ave. S. There you will be able to check out items, order items, pick up holds, drop off returns, access Wi-Fi, and browse new books/movies.
The week of February 9 to 16, during Gulfport Library renovations, the Friends Room at the library will be open for the following meetings:
The Free Thinkers open AA meeting on Tuesday, February 10, 5:45 to 6:45 p.m.
The Toastmasters on Wednesday, February 11, 6 to 8:30 p.m. (February 11 only; their regular meeting time is 6 to 7:30 p.m.)
The Women’s AA Club on Friday, February 13, 5:45 to 6:45 p.m.
Weekly classes the library will hold at the temporary location at Scout Hall, 5501 27th Ave. S., beginning February 16 are as follows:
Science Club, K-5 on Mondays, 3 to 4 p.m.
Free Thinkers Open AA meeting, Tuesdays, 5:45 to 6:45 p.m.
Teen Hangout, Wednesdays, 3 to 5 p.m.
Toastmasters, Wednesdays, 6 to 7 p.m.
Toddler Storytime, Thursdays, 10:30 to 11 a.m.
Coffee/Talk Book Discussion, Thursday (February 19), 11 a.m. to noon
Women’s AA Club, Fridays, 5:45 to 6:45 p.m.
Several classes now have relocated from Scout Hall during the library renovation to other city facilities. Here are the following departments and class relocations below:
The following Gulfport Multi- Purpose Senior Center classes have relocated:
Chair Yoga, (originally in Scout Hall) has moved to Neighborhood Center, 1617 49th St. S. on Mondays, at 11 a.m.
Dance Fusion (originally in Scout Hall) has moved to Recreation Center, 5730 Shore Blvd. S. on Mondays, 9:30 a.m.
Dance Fusion (originally in Scout Hall) has moved to the Recreation Center, 5730 Shore Blvd. S., on Thursdays, 10:30 a.m.
Line Dancing (originally in Scout Hall) moved to the Recreation Center, 5730 Shore Blvd. S., on Tuesdays and Fridays, 10:30 a.m.
Yoga Class (originally in Scout Hall) moved to Casino Ballroom, 5500 Shore Blvd. S. on Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m.
The following Gulfport Public Library meetings have relocated: Gulfport Prompt Short Story
Writers (originally in library) has moved to council chambers, 2401 53rd St. S., on Wednesdays from 10 a.m to noon.
All classes for the Gulfport Public Library will continue at their temporary location at Scout Hall, 5315 28th Ave. S. beginning on February 16. All class locations are subject to change. Please call 727-893-1074 for updates on library classes and meetings.