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Lake Wales Public Library Offers New Adult Learning

Polk County residents now have free access to Gale Presents: Udemy, an online learning platform that connects patrons to video-based courses taught by leading experts in business,... — Updated 10/1/2020

 

Summer Arts Camp Now Online and Free for All

Lake Wales Arts Council Executive Director Andrew Allen supports the philosophy "when life hands you lemons, make lemonade." Instead of canceling summer arts camp due to COVID-19... — Updated 7/31/2020

 

Lake Wales Cancels 2020 Pioneer Days Festival

With regard to the health environment in Polk County, the Lake Wales History Museum has cancelled the Pioneer Days Festival, originally scheduled to take place on October 24 &... — Updated 7/15/2020

 

Alligator Nesting Season Closes Some Trails at Circle B Bar Reserve

A portion of Alligator Alley and all of Marsh Rabbit Run at Circle B Bar Reserve has been closed until further notice due to alligator nesting season. Alligators often become... — Updated 6/18/2020

 

Bok Tower Gardens Reopened June 1

After a week of monitoring visitor safety concerns, Bok Tower Gardens reopened Monday, June 1, without timed ticket entry. For limited contact service, visitors may purchase... — Updated 6/3/2020

 

Bok Tower Gardens Reopened June 1

After a week of monitoring visitor safety concerns, Bok Tower Gardens reopened Monday, June 1, without timed ticket entry. For limited contact service, visitors may purchase... — Updated 6/3/2020

 

Bok Tower Gardens to Reopen June 1

To provide the community with a beautiful destination for healthy walks and mental well-being, Bok Tower Gardens is reopening to the public on Monday, June 1, with timed entry. A... — Updated 5/26/2020

 

Bok Tower Creates Virtual Earth Day Celebration

On a typical Earth Day, Bok Tower Gardens would be filled with the sounds of thousands of local school children learning about nature, wildlife, conservation, and more. However, on... — Updated 4/22/2020

 

Bells of Bok Tower Ring Out in Hope

One year ago April 15, a devasting fire broke out at Notre Dame Cathedral, nearly destroying the iconic destination. The cathedral's bourdon bell (the largest bell) was rung for... — Updated 4/19/2020

 

SUN 'N FUN Exploring Digital Opportunities

For over 45 Years, SUN 'n FUN has brought millions of aerospace professionals, businesses, supporters and enthusiasts together each spring to celebrate the incredible wonder and... — Updated 4/15/2020

 

Easter Sunrise Service April 12 at Bok Tower to Be Online Only

For more than 93 years, Bok Tower Gardens has ushered in Easter morning with a magnificent Sunrise Service. In compliance with State of Florida guidelines, Bok Tower Gardens is... — Updated 4/8/2020

 

Easter Week Brings Fond Memories of Passion Play in Lake Wales

EDITOR'S NOTE: This story was first published in April 2019. We are re-publishing it on Palm Sunday 2020 as we enter into Easter Week. Easter Week always brings fond memories of... — Updated 4/8/2020

 

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