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All Palm Beach County Library System locations will close at 5:00 pm on Wed, Nov 27 and remain closed on Thu, Nov 28 & Fri, Nov 29, for Thanksgiving. No materials will be due on these days.

Families Reading Together 2016

Discover Japanese culture at this Palm Beach County gem. Children presenting a valid library card from any Palm Beach County library will receive free admission along with one accompanying adult. The day will be filled with activities, entertainment and folding fun. Don’t miss it!

Reading with your family is an important bonding experience. Children in preschool through first grade and their families are encouraged to read this year’s book, “My Friends,” by Taro Gomi, available at any Palm Beach County Library System location.

Kickoff & Origami Extravaganza

Sat, Nov 05, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

All Day Free Activities

  • 10:30 am & 2:30 pm - Meet Dewey the Library Owl in the Lobby (20 min.)
  • 11:00 am, 1:00 pm & 3:00 pm - Origami Tales With Kuniko Yamamoto in the Theater (45 min.)
  • Great Book Giveaway in the Library
  • Creature Corner Bookmarks Craft in Classroom A (10:00 am – 3:00 pm)
  • Garden Safari Fun: Find & Fold Animal Friends Through the Gardens

Other Things to Do

  • Sound Safari Fan for a $1 Donation (All proceeds go towards Morikami education programs.)
  • Commemorative T-shirt by the Fine Print Shoppe
  • Cornell Café – A special kids menu for the day
  • Museum Store