The PLIÉ (Parents Leading in Education) of the Northwest Florida Ballet Académie presented the Fort Walton Beach Public Library with a check in the amount of $2000.00. The Fort Walton Beach Library has been a partner with the NFB Académe for more than 13 years. Students attend the library with their teachers monthly and enjoy extended checkout periods as well as fine-free library service. NFB Académe have attended more than 800 classroom visits; and over the course of the partnership, the students have checked out more than 45,000 library items.