The Children's Environmental Art Contest Awards Ceremony

on May 15 was a wonderful event held at the Cape Coral Library with over 80 people in attendance to honor the winners of our 18th annual contest, "Coloring the Earth." (Click on the Photos/Events tab on this website to see details and some pictures from the event. Click on the Art Gallery tab to see images of the winning artwork from the contest. You can also visit the Cape Coral Library in person to see the the winning entries that are framed and on display in the gallery through June 27.)


The Cape Coral Library has many events planned to observe Military Appreciation Month during May. Please click on the link below to see a flyer with dates and information about these interesting programs.


 Spring Book Sale Fundraiser

The Spring Book Sale fundraiser in April was a success thanks to our wonderful volunteers, our members and everyone who came to shop. Please see  'Events/Photos' tab to see some pictures from the sale.


Upcoming 2024 General Meeting Programs:

   July 27 Books We Have Read
   Sept. 21 WINK News Meteorologist
   Nov. 16 Garden Club of Cape Coral

Friends of the Cape Coral Library General Meetings begin at 9:30 AM with light refreshments. The business portion starts at 10:00 AM followed by a program. FOCCL General Meetings take place in the meeting room of the Cape Coral Library at 921 SW 39th Terrace and are free and open to the public. You’re welcome to bring a guest or two.


Cape Coral Public Library

About Us

Little Acorns Inc. doing business as Friends of the Cape Coral Library was founded in 1972 as a non-profit organization dedicated to enhancing the resources and services of the Cape Coral-Lee County Public Library located at 921 SW 39th Terrace, Cape Coral, FL 33914.

The Friends raise funds for supporting programs and purchasing materials for the library that are not covered by the Lee County budget. As library advocates, our members speak out in support of local, state, and national libraries.

The Friends of the Cape Coral library actively promote and support the library through programs and activities, including:

  • Book sales
  • Special fundraising events
  • Membership meetings devoted to topics of interest to library supporters
  • Guest author appearances that help build interest in books and reading
  • Public programs that provide cultural enrichment for the community

General Membership Meetings, which are free and open to the public, are held at the Cape Coral Library on a Saturday morning during the months of January, March, May, July, September and November. Dates can vary; please be sure to check the calendar.

Join us at 9:30 a.m. for coffee and snacks, then a business meeting, followed by a interesting and informative presentation. Socialize with members, hear about upcoming events, and find out how you can help us make this important community resource, our library, even better.  


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