Looking for a fun way to spend a rainy day? Check out the movies available at your local library. Did you know that the Lee County Library System has more than 185,000 DVDs and more than 8,500 Blu-ray movies?
These movies include cartoons, documentaries, comedies, TV series, sci-fi, crime, mysteries, action/adventure, foreign films, classics, westerns, musicals and more. The movies are distributed by the likes of: PBS, Disney, Sony, Universal Studios, Twentieth Century Fox and National Geographic.
"You can always find a fun, educational or interesting movie to watch," Sheldon Kaye, Lee County Library System director, said. "The only thing that is required is to have a Lee County Library card in good standing."
You may search for a movie in the Lee County Library System's catalog from your home computer, via the library eBranch or Web site at: www.lee-county/library.
When you find movies you would like to view, you may put the movies on request if they are not already at your closest library. The movies will then be delivered to your selected library and you will be contacted via a phone call or e-mail when it is ready for pick-up.
You may have up to seven movies checked out at a time, per library card. The movies may be borrowed for up to one week. They are renewable for one additional week, unless the item is "Most Wanted" or reserved for another library patron.
Don't have a Lee County Library System library card? Getting one is free and easy. Visit: www.lee-county.com/library to apply online, or stop by any branch.
Information about Lee County Library System is available for your convenience 24 hours-a-day at: www.lee-county.com/library where you can find out about library services, programs, locations, view an online events calendar or place a hold on library items.
Telephone Reference is available at 239-479-INFO (4636).