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Recent Press Releases

Acreage Branch Garden Fair

Acreage Branch Garden Fair

On Sat, Feb 05 from 10:00 am - 12:30 pm, the Acreage Branch will host their monthly "Garden Talks" community event with fun family activities and guests from local gardening societies. There will be a free seed and plant exchange, while supplies last. This event has been sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

PBCLS Celebrates Black History Month

Palm Beach County Library System Celebrates Black History Month

We will be offering events that honor the heritage, contributions and achievements of the African American community. This national celebration initiated by Dr. Carter G. Woodson, also known as the father of Black History, has its roots in a weeklong observation in 1926. We invite you to enjoy a wide variety of events in-person and online through Zoom.

Lantana Road Branch Reopens

Palm Beach County Library System’s Lantana Road Branch Reopens

The Palm Beach County Library System is proud to announce that the Lantana Road Branch will reopen Wednesday, January 5 at 10:00 am. The branch closed in January 2021 for renovations.

Palm Beach County Library System’s Wellington Branch Reopens Tomorrow

The Palm Beach County Library System is proud to announce that the Wellington Branch will reopen tomorrow, November 9 at 10:00 am. The branch closed in late December 2020 for renovations and chiller replacement. The building has been reconfigured to create an enhanced user experience with brighter LED lighting, bar top seating, independent work stations, an additional study room, new flooring and vibrant color scheme.