ALA Petition

Tell Macmillan Publisher CEO John Sargent that you demand #eBooksforAll

America’s libraries are committed to promoting literacy and a love of reading with diverse collections, programs and services for all ages. In an increasingly digital world, our libraries are investing more in eBooks and downloadable media. And millions of people discover and explore new and favorite authors through both our digital and print collections.

50th Anniversary Proclamation

WHEREAS, in 1963 and 1965 The League of Women Voters appeared before the Board of County Commissioners to request library service for the citizens of the unincorporated areas of the county and in February 1967, the Board of County Commissioners appointed the first Palm Beach County Library Advisory Board, and;

Bahamas Relief Drive This Weekend

Palm Beach County is teaming up with Tropical Shipping and Carnival Cruise Lines to collect emergency supplies this weekend for residents of The Bahamas in the wake of Hurricane Dorian. This relief effort has been sanctioned by the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) of the Government of The Bahamas.

Donations will be accepted from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, September 7 and 8, at the following locations in Palm Beach County:

Due to Hurricane Dorian, no items will be due Sat, Aug 31 through Fri, Sep 06. No fines will be incurred during this period. All Palm Beach County Library System activities are cancelled through Sat, Sep 07.

15 Online Resources to Make
This School Year a Success

From librarians to books and online resources, libraries exist for the success of everyone in the community. Whether you are a student in elementary or university, we strive to provide you with the tools for success. Triumph over this school year by using these free online resources with your library card.

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Maltz Jupiter Theatre & Morikami

Cosmic Times

Seflin & South Florida Science Center

Everglades Squad, Nerds Know & FlamingoCon

Technically Toki & Planetary Republic of Comics

Tate's & hoopla