Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month 2019
Celebrate With Us! We invite you to the Hispanic Heritage Month celebration. Celebrate our community’s cultural diversity, the beautiful traditions of Latin American countries and the contributions Hispanics have made to American society.
Join Us for a Wide Variety of Events for the Entire Family
Hurricane Season is Here!
Jun 01 – Nov 30. “Hurricane season brings a humbling reminder that, despite our technologies, most of nature remains unpredictable." – Diane Ackerman.
Get Prepared With These Resources
Movie: When All That's Left Is Love
at Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Oct 22, 2:00 pm. "When All That's Left Is Love." ©Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University. (77 min.) This is the emotionally gripping story of a wife's determination to care for her Alzheimer's-stricken husband in their home. Refreshments provided. (2 hr.) Preregister. Shown with permission.
Showing at These Locations
Computer Learning Month Tech Fair at
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Sun, Oct 27, 12:30 pm. Come to a tech “show and tell” featuring Oculus Rift Virtual Reality, Raspberry Pi computers, electronics platform Arduino and invention kit Makey Makey. (2 hr.)
Discover More Events about Computer Learning Month
Read Together PBC Book Discussion
What to Read Next. The Literacy Coalition of Palm Beach County is encouraging every adult in Palm Beach County to read the same book at the same time. Borrow a copy and attend a lively discussion featuring this year's selection! (90 min.) Preregister.
Read Together at These Locations
What to Subscribe To. New e-newsletters have been created on the sign up page that includes DVD Sequels & Reboots, Popular TV Series on DVD, E-Books & E-Audio for Kids, New Releases E-Book & E-Audio and more.
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Happening This Fall. Get excited this year with the classic Halloween traditions we have come to know and love. Take your loved ones to the pumpkin patch and pick out the perfect pumpkins. Bravely conquer the scariest of haunted houses. Sip on apple cider in the back of a hay bale tractor ride.
It's a Monster Mash!
Study Guides Available in cloudLibrary
New to cloudLibrary. Looking for help with those standardized tests like the SAT, ACT, and GRE? Visit the designated Study Guides shelf in cloudLibrary to see what is available. Check back often as we continue to add titles to our collection.
Browse Through the Featured Study Guides on cloudLibrary
Get in the Zone with Green Dot
Green Dot SafeZone at the Library. This year, Palm Beach County’s Green Dot Program will be establishing what will be known as “Green Dot SafeZones”. In an effort to provide safe places for anyone who is a potential victim, has been victimized, or knows someone struggling with victimization.
Learn More About Green Dot Safezones Initiative
ALA Petition #eBooksforAll
Beginning Nov 01. Macmillan Publishers will allow libraries to purchase only one copy of each new eBook title for the first eight weeks after a book’s release. This embargo would limit libraries’ ability to provide access to information for all.
Learn More About the ALA Petition
Friends Annual Meeting at Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Fri, Nov 08, 10:00 am. Join us for a short business meeting and election of officers followed by special guest speaker Michael Mayo, the South Florida Sun-Sentinel dining critic and Eat Beat blogger. Refreshments provided. (2 hr.)
Preregister Here by Nov 01
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50 Years Is a Birthday Worth Celebrating!
What to Celebrate This Year. In September 1969, the Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners approved the operation of free library service in the County.
Celebrate Our 50th Anniversary With These Activities
What to Read Next. Looking for your next great read? Our BookSquad is here to help! Complete our online form and we will email you a personalized list of suggested titles.
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