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All Palm Beach County Library System locations will be closed on Fri, Jul 03 & Sat, Jul 04 for Independence Day. No materials are due on those days.
 

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Independence Day

Jul 04. We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed...with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness. -Declaration of Independence.

Sit Down with Our Founding Fathers Kids Love America

Go Fishing Day

Summer Time. Fishing is much more than fish. It is the great occasion when we may return to the fine simplicity of our forefathers. - Herbert Hoover. Today is the perfect excuse we’ve all been looking for to take a day off and get our lines wet.

Before You Get on a Boat, Get in a Book Kids Love to Fish

Remembering Sir Christopher Lee

Jun 07, 2015. The actor, who made his name as Dracula, famously played Bond villain Scaramanga, starred in both The Lord of the Rings and Star Wars, passed away on Sunday. Lee was knighted for services to drama and charity in 2009, received the BAFTA Fellowship in 2011 and received the BFI Fellowship in 2013.

Watch Some of His Classics

Serial Podcast - Happenings Companion

Jul 2015. A discussion of upcoming programs with participants from 4 library branches. Use this as a supplement to the printed edition of the monthly Happenings.

Listen Now

Freegal Adds Streaming to the Mix!

Music. Now in addition to your downloads, you are now able to stream music for up to three hours a day absolutely free and without commercial interruption.

Discover More about Streaming

Astrology

What's your sign? What does it tell you about who you are? What secrets can the stars tell you? Astrology

Hurricane Season Begins June 1

and will end on November 30, 2015. The library offers a wealth of information to help you prepare, before, during and after a storm.Hurricane Season Begins in June

June is Men’s Health Month

The purpose of Men’s Health Month is to heighten the awareness of preventable health problems and encourage early detection and treatment of disease among men and boys. Discover resources aimed at making men healthier in both body and mind. June is Men’s Health Month

It's a Bird! It's a Plane! It's Superman!

Just why is the "Man of Steel" such a timeless classic? Find out for yourself! Oh! Superman!

Once Upon a Time....Retelling

Imagine. If you want your children to be intelligent, read them fairy tales. If you want them to be more intelligent, read them more fairy tales. - Albert Einstein. It is always fun to enter the worlds of fairy tales. It can be even more exciting to reimagine them and discover them new all over again.

Discover New Twists on Favorite Tales

World War II

75th Anniversary. Two decades after the last great global conflict, the Second World War was the most widespread and deadliest war in history, involving more than 30 countries and resulting in more than 50 million military and civilian deaths. 75 years later, take some time to reflect and remember.

Take Some Time to Travel Back in Time

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