​​Mindi Simon, Director

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Notice: Alva Community Center Closing

The temporary Riverdale Branch Library location (Alva Community Center, 21471 N. River Road, Alva) will be closed Wednesday, Aug. 10 and Thursday, Aug. 11 for building maintenance.

We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience.

Library Software Update

Library Software Upgrade

The library catalog, user accounts, Libby, OverDrive, and hoopla will be unavailable beginning 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 20 due to a system update. We expect service to be back online within 24 hours.

Labor Day Branch ClosingsLabor Day Branch Closings

All Lee County Library System branches will be closed on Monday, Sept. 5, in observance of Labor Day.

10 DVDs stacked togetherGet Ready to Binge

As of Aug. 1, check out more of your favorite shows and movies. Get up to 10 DVDs or Blu-rays for seven days. 

Can you smell the popcorn?

Feed Your Brain

We make it fun and easy to learn something new every day. Learn a new skill, get organized, or find a new hobby.

Summer Adventure!

Thanks to Florida State Parks, we have a limited number of Real Florida Reader day passes available (with your library card) to help you explore the Florida outdoors. 

Things to know: 
  • A pass checks out for seven days and must be returned where it was checked out.
  • Each pass covers your entrance fee for one vehicle (up to eight people). 
  • One checkout per patron during the promotion which ends on Sept. 12, 2022.
If you don’t have a library card and are a Lee County resident, stop by your closest branch to sign up. For more details on pass benefits, visit FloridaStateParks.org/RealFloridaReader

Exterior Rendition

Riverdale Branch Renovation 

While the Riverdale Branch Library is closed for renovations, limited library service is temporarily available at the
Alva Community Center, 21471 N River Road, Alva, FL 33920.

Information is available on our Construction and Building Projects page along with photos of the project in progress.

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