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All Palm Beach County Library System locations will close at 5:00 pm on Wed, Dec 24 and will remain closed on Thu, Dec 25 & Fri, Dec 26, for Christmas.
All libraries will close at 5:00 pm on Wed, Dec 31, 2014 and will remain closed on Thu, Jan 01, 2015 for New Year's Day.
No materials are due on these days.
Sites of the World Cultures
Gardens Branch
Wed, Oct 09, 2:30 pm
"Venice: The Insatiable City-State."

An exploration of Venice and the characteristics which promoted its development as a trading power and cosmopolitan city.

Wed, Oct 23, 2:30 pm
"Florence and the Spirit of the Renaissance."

Florence is regarded as the focal point of the Renaissance. The city's role in promoting the arts and a liberal political culture are explored.

These two cities that had a profound influence on the development of western culture are explored in these programs filmed on location. Sponsored by Leonardo's Italian Link and Friends of the Library.Shown with permission. ┬ęKultur. (60 min.) Not rated.