The Santa Rosa County Library System has received reports of a phone scam involving demands for fees owed. If a patron receives a call from a blocked number stating that library fees are owed and asking for a credit card number, do not give the caller any personal information. The Santa Rosa County Library System will […]
Next week, libraries in Santa Rosa County begin re-opening to visitors for limited computer use after COVID-19 closures with limited capacity. According to a press release, the phased approach complies with orders from local and state officials and maintains the safety of patrons and employees. Starting Tuesday, May 26, libraries will open for computer use […]
Updated April 8 at 4 p.m. with information regarding temporary eCards for libraries. Patrons could still check out books at Santa Rosa County libraries despite facilities being closed due to COVID-19, but that program is coming to an end. As of 4 p.m., April 17, the holds pick up service will be discontinued. The last […]
Editor’s note: This situation is fluid and the information is ever-changing. We will keep you updated throughout the day and evening as information changes. Santa Rosa County is canceling all publicly permitted events in county facilities with anticipated participation of 50 or more people for the next eight weeks. In a news conference Monday, President […]
With the goal of helping get shelter pets in a “fur-ever” home for the holidays, Santa Rosa County Animal Shelter is reducing adoption fees in December for pets over the age of six months. The goal is to promote pet adopting instead of pet shopping during the holidays. Adoptions fees in December will be $30 […]
Children’s brains complete up to 90 percent of development in the first five years of life, according to research by the Rauch Foundation. Though the typical newborn brain is only a quarter of the size it will reach by adulthood, it will grow rapidly in those first years and develop trillions of synapse connections. Read […]
For nearly 50 years the AARP Tax-Aide Foundation has offered tax assistance for low to moderate income taxpayers, establishing itself as the largest free volunteer-run tax preparation and assistance service. Read the full article in the Feb. 23 issue of Navarre Press. Subscribe online at navarrepress.com for as little as $38 per year.
The Santa Rosa County Library System celebrated their 10th birthday Monday, Oct. 10, at 10 a.m. at all of their locations. Navarre Library joined in the fun with cake cuttings, children’s games and craft projects. Rainbows of balloons and streamers covered the ceiling and walls. For Navarre Library, the month marks a much older milestone. […]