Remembering W. E. B. Griffin
Nov 10, 1929 – Feb 12, 2019. prolific military fiction author, whose notable works include “The Lieutenants” and “M*A*S*H Goes to New Orleans, passed away at the age of 89. He was a U.S. military veteran and wrote more than 200 books.
Commemorate the Life of W. E. B. Griffin
Palm Beach County Archaeological Society Presents at the Main Library
Sat, Feb 23, 2:00 pm. Philosophy of Culture Researcher Henry Calway will discuss a critical ethnology of wartime America at home and abroad. (60 min.) Preregister.
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The Traveling Librarian Series: Xinjiang, China
at Lantana Road Branch
Fri, Feb 27, 11:00 am. Join us throughout the year as we explore many parts of the world. (60 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.
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Dr. Seuss’ Birthday
What To Celebrate Next. “The more that you read, the more things you will know.
The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.” –Dr. Seuss
Celebrate Dr. Seuss’ Birthday at These Locations
Mardi Gras Party! at the Loula V. York Branch
Sat, Mar 02, 2:30 pm. Children, teens and parents are invited to celebrate with traditional treats, games and crafts! Refreshments provided. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister.
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Informed & Engaged
At Your Library. Our goal is to connect all Palm Beach County communities to a path of active citizenry. With this goal in mind, the library proudly presents Informed & Engaged—a new initiative centered on the promotion of civic life.
Your Premier Source of Civic Engagement Begins Here
New to the Library. VOX Books are printed children's books that provide full professional audio narration using a unique audio reader attached to the book.
Check out Our Vox Books Collection
Live Homework Help
Where to Find Help. Tutor.com/Live Homework Help offers real tutors online who can help you with your math, science, English and social studies homework.
Work out your algebra problems with a math expert, or send your report to an English expert to help with spelling, grammar or sentence structure.
Take Advantage of This Helpful Online Tool
What to Watch Next. Great Courses on DVD are now available for check out. Just a reminder that hoopla has 168 titles in the Great Courses series. The hoopla monthly checkout limit is 12.
Here's a List of Great Courses Titles
News For You
Where to Find Help. This site offers easy-to-read news stories that can help you learn to read, write, speak, and understand the English language. Seven new stories are posted each Wednesday, along with audio, exercises, vocabulary, a crossword puzzle and a word search.
Check out This Informative Online Database
Standing up for Each Other
What to Celebrate Next. In honor of Jewish Book Month and in response to the tragedy at the Pittsburgh Tree of Life synagogue, the Association of Jewish Libraries has compiled a list of books for young readers, entitled, "Love Your Neighbor: Standing Up for Each Other".
Available at Multiple Branches and Electronically
Nappily Ever After
What to Read Next. “Everyday I receive a lesson that teaches me that I can’t let what others think of me define me.”—Trisha R. Thomas.
Explore More About Venus Johnston's Adventures.