My Account   |   Español   |   Contact Us
All Palm Beach County Library System locations will be closed on Mon, May 25, for Memorial Day. No materials are due on this day.
 

Dream. Discover. Do.

What's Happening at
Palm Beach County Libraries

National Mental Health Month

May, 2015. This month we are honored to offer informational programs about eating disorders, the Baker Act, and the effects of bullying on mental health.

Discover What Is Happening Around the County

Memorial Day

Mon, May 25. "137 years later, Memorial Day remains one of America's most cherished patriotic observances. The spirit of this day has not changed - it remains a day to honor those who died defending our freedom and democracy."
- Doc Hastings.

Books to Remember Movies Celebrating Heroes

Food Allergy Awareness Month

May 2015. Food allergy is a serious medical condition affecting up to 15 million people in the United States, including 1 in 13 children. Whether you’re newly diagnosed or brushing up on the facts, learning all you can about the disease is the key to staying safe and living well with food allergies.

Educate Yourself

Happy Birthday, George Clooney

Age 54. George Timothy Clooney is an American actor, writer, producer, director, and activist. He has received three Golden Globe Awards for his work as an actor and two Academy Awards, one for acting and the other for producing. Celebrate his birth month by grabbing some popcorn and watching some of his best films.

Get Your Movie Night Started

Remembering the Lusitania

May 07, 1915. RMS Lusitania was a British ocean liner, holder of the Blue Riband, and briefly the world's largest passenger ship. In 1915, she was torpedoed and sunk by a German U-boat, causing the deaths of 1,198 passengers and crew.

Discover Her Story

AVENGERS ASSEMBLE!

Marvel. The Avengers are the most prestigious and powerful super-hero team in the world, an ever-shifting assemblage of super-beings, adventurers and crime fighters devoted to protecting the planet from menaces beyond the scope of conventional authorities.

Join Forces and Become an Avenger

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

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

See What's New in Our Catalog

Best Selling Fiction

Best Selling Non-Fiction

Teen/Young Adult

Children’s Chapter