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All Palm Beach County Library System locations will close at 5:00 pm, Wed, Nov 26 and remain closed on Thu, Nov 27 & Fri, Nov 28, for Thanksgiving. No materials are due on those days.
The Clarence E. Anthony Branch and Loula V. York Branch will open at 10:00 am, Thu, Dec 04.

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Nov 2014. National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) is a fun, seat-of-your-pants approach to creative writing. Begin working towards the goal of writing a 50,000-word novel by Sun, Nov 30, 11:59 pm. Valuing enthusiasm, determination, and a deadline, NaNoWriMo is for anyone who has ever thought about writing a novel.

Get Inspired and Get to Writing

National Jewish Book Month

Nov 2014. Jewish Book Month is an important annual event in both the American Jewish community and the publishing world. It is sponsored by the Jewish Book Council and held annually in the month before Chanukah.

Celebrate with these Books

Educate Yourself on Ebola

Consumer Health Information Services. Americans are concerned about the onset of ebola in the country. We are flooded with news stories and information about this horrific disease. We can be overwhelmed with the vast amount of information. The Consumer Health Information Service of the Palm Beach County Library System provides this list of reliable and trustworthy links about ebola.

Discover Trusted Resources

Everything Pumpkin

Fall 2014. "Hey, aren't you going to wait and greet the Great Pumpkin?" - Linus, "It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown." Pumpkins are starting to be seen everywhere. From crafting to cooking, there's a lot that can be done with this seasonal favorite.

Create Your Own Great Pumpkins With Help From These Books

Get a Little Crafty

Fall 2014. From updating and re-purposing household items to creating easy-to-make artwork, you can discover the best crafts projects to help you welcome new warmth into your home and family. Set your imagination free!

Get Your Creativity Flowing

National Hurricane Season

Jun 01 - Nov 30, 2014. Hurricanes are an awesome force of nature, capable of causing tremendous damage. Over the last 20 years scientists have developed new tools and methods for forecasting and tracking these powerful storms, improving our ability to predict, prepare for, and protect against disaster.

Discover More About Hurricanes

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