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The Palm Beach County Library System is reopening with limited services while also working to ensure the safety and health of our members, staff and the community. Updated hours: visit your local branch to see the new schedule.
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Writers LIVE!, the Library’s flagship author event series, returns for another season of bringing the community together with authors and their books. The 2021 lineup of bestselling, critically acclaimed, and award-winning authors will be discussing their work virtually via Zoom.
The Palm Beach County Library System is proud to honor Haitian culture, history and language during Haitian Heritage Month in May, a month that includes the important holiday of Haitian Flag Day on May 18. This year, although we are not able to offer the events in person, we invite you to enjoy a wide variety of events accessible online through Zoom. Preregister online and receive the login information for your activity, then click on the link provided here to download Zoom and attend. Sponsored by the Friends of the Palm Beach County Library System.
Celebrate Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month with activities online. Preregister online and receive the login information for your activity, then click on the link provided here to download Zoom and attend. Sponsored by the Friends of the Palm Beach County Library System.
The exploration of our Palm Beach County Museums continues: Summer of 2021! Light up your child's world with a FREE Library Adventure Museum Pass!
What Does the Library Mean to You?
The design for the new library branch will include public art inspired by the diverse meaningful roles libraries play in the community. To assist with this project we want to hear about what libraries mean to you.Take the Survey about what the library means to you.
Virtual Sensory Story Time
People of all abilities are encouraged to participate in this inclusive story time experience through stories, songs and sensory-focused activities. Once registered, Virtual Sensory Story Time Kits can be picked up at each of our branches starting Mon, Apr 26. Call the branch's children's department for kit availability. While supplies last. All ages.Preregister Here for Digital Activities about Virtual Sensory Story Time.
Internet Danger Month
Looking for ways to discuss online safety, cyberbullying or sharing personal information? Check out our digital activities catered to these topicsPreregister Online with these digital activities relating to Internet Danger Month.
Mental Health Awareness Month
May is Mental Health Awareness Month. Participate in our online activities and classes related to mental health awareness.Preregister Online with these digital activities relating to Mental Health Awareness Month.
Read, Watch, Listen
Looking for fresh books, movies, or music? Tune in for a variety of voices showcasing their latest discoveries and stumble upon some new favorites of your own.View Our Upcoming Events regarding Read, Watch, Listen.
The Library will once again be partnering with the Palm Beach County Food Bank to offer assistance with SNAP benefits. Benefits specialists from the PBC Food Bank will assist with the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) application process and conduct the food stamp interview.Learn More about assistance with SNAP benefits.
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.Ask the BookSquad what to read.