Website of the Friends of the Venice Public Library, Inc.
The Friends of the Venice Public Library is non-profit 501(c)3 organization in Venice, Florida dedicated to enhancing the services offered by our community library since 1962. The Friends support the library by providing funds for expansions, renovations, furniture, equipment, new technology, programs for adults and children, library materials and other needs not allocated in the county budget.
The Friends office and used bookstore are located inside the Venice Publlic Library. The used bookstore offers thousands of inexpensive titles from fiction to cookbooks. We also provide a service that delivers library materials to the homebound within our community. Annual memberships are available.
Please contact us for more information:
Friends of the Venice Public Library
300 Nokomis Avenue South Venice FL 34285
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Jim’s Picks: Films at Venice Public Library
A quick listing of Jim Orville’s Thursday and foreign films in February and March.
For film details, pick up a flyer at the front desk.
February 27, 1 p.m. & 5 p.m.: Green Dolphin Street (1947) with Lana Turner and Van Heflin
March 6, 1 p.m. & 6 p.m.: Quartet (2013) with Maggie Smith and Tom Courtenay
March 13, 1 p.m. & 6 p.m.: Guarding Tess (1994) with Nicholas Cage and Shirley MacLaine
March 20, 1 p.m. & 6 p.m.: Parental Guidance (2012) with Bette Midler and Billy Crystal
March 27, 1 p.m. & 6 p.m.: Mr. Belvedere Rings the Bell (1951) starring Clifton Webb
The World of International Cinema
March 17, 5:30 p.m.: Rigoletto (2001) from the Royal Opera House