***DUE TO CIRCUMSTANCES BEYOND OUR CONTROL, THE BOOK NOOK WILL NOT BE OPEN THIS SATURDAY, MAY 15, 2021***
In order to ensure the safety of our patrons and our volunteers, the following restrictions are placed: Face Masks are Required. If you are ill, running a fever, have a runny nose or cough – please do not plan to visit us. If you have been on quarantine within two weeks, been exposed to Covid-19, or are awaiting tests for Covid-19 – please do not plan to visit us. FRIENDS OF BELLEVIEW LIBRARY IS A NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION MADE UP OF PASSIONATE, COMMITTED VOLUNTEERS. OUR BOOK STORE OPERATES AT ‘THE BOOK NOOK’ WITH PROCEEDS FROM THE SALE OF OUR BOOKS APPLIED TO EVENTS AND PROGRAMS AT THE BELLEVIEW PUBLIC LIBRARY. DURING THIS PANDEMIC WE ARE OPEN ON SATURDAYS FROM 10 AM TO 2 PM EACH WEEK. IN ADDITION TO HOUSING OUR 25,000 NEW, NEAR NEW, GENTLY USED PUZZLES, BOOKS, DVDS AND CDS – WE ALSO PRESENT A HISTORY MUSEUM OF BELLEVIEW IN OUR HISTORIC BUILDING (THE FIRST LIBRARY IN BELLEVIEW, FLORIDA).
Library Links online:
That’s Science! Episode 1: DNA Did you know strawberries have more DNA than any other fruit? Chemistry Kim and Molecular Misty will unravel the mysteries of DNA and show you how to make some “sweet” DNA models. Short URL: https://youtu.be/d2X8lHIl4Mc
That’s Science! Episode 2: Tornado Do you know how Tornadoes are formed? Chemistry Kim and Molecular Misty will tell you all about tornadoes while also thwarting the evil mastermind, Professor Bad Weather. Short URL: https://youtu.be/1o3eRZZSZZUThat’s Science! Episode 3: Food Hacks Have you ever seen a food trick on the internet that seemed too good to be true? Chemistry Kim and Molecular Misty learn all about that today on their baking adventure. Learn how to make some sweet treats at home – plus a surprise visit from Jurassic Jessica. Short URL: https://youtu.be/CHeEAIW0zecThat’s Science! Episode 5: Compass Chemistry Kim and Molecular Misty tackle polarizing forces to build a compass! Short URL: https://youtu.be/WK9IurP74u4That’s Science! Episode 6: Creature Tracks What’s walking around outside and leaving its tracks? Join Chemistry Kim and Molecular Misty as they track creatures in the library’s backyard. Then learn how to make an awesome Bigfoot windsock. The elusive Bigfoot might even stop by! Short URL: https://youtu.be/_JoebsOhJqI
If you have questions, concerns, or need to speak with one of our volunteers: Please email us at FOBLBOOKNOOK@GMAIL.COM OR PHONE US AT: 352 245 2767 OR Visit us on FACEBOOK at Friends of Belleview Library-FOBL
We are currently accepting new members for the 2021 year.
CASH OR CHECK ONLY! NO CREDIT/DEBIT CARDS!
We happily accept only clean, gently used or new books as donations. We do not accept VHS tapes, National Geographic Magazines, Encyclopedias, or hardback/softback books that have been wet, torn or marked through.
The Book Nook is located in the ‘old’ Belleview Library building; featuring air conditioned 4,000 square feet with plenty of room to browse. Feel free to go back in time through our Belleview History Museum!
We are located at 6007 SE Earp Road, Belleview, FL 34420. Phone: 352-245-2767