Celebrate DeweyCon at the Main Library
Hurricane Season is Here!
Jun 01 – Nov 30. “Hurricane season brings a humbling reminder that, despite our technologies, most of nature remains unpredictable." – Diane Ackerman.
Get Prepared With These Resources
Library System Served More Than
45,000 Meals and Snacks This Summer
What to Celebrate. “Libraries have long been community pillars and this achievement reflects that. Children are well-read and well-fed at the Palm Beach County Library System,” - Library Director Doug Crane.
Learn More About Our Great Accomplishment
August Is LIHEAP Awareness Month
What to Be Aware of in August. Considering the summer temperatures and high home energy costs, August is Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) awareness month in Palm Beach County. LIHEAP is a grant program that helps eligible families pay their energy bills.
Learn More About Eligibility Requirements
At the Library. Take a moment to tell us about your experience using technology at the Library. Your input is important!
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50th Anniversary of the Woodstock Music Festival
Happening Aug 15-17. Go back in time and enjoy the music and artists who performed at this famous event.
Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Woodstock Music Festival on hoopla
Fantasy Football 2019 at the Library
Calling all NFL Fantasy Football players! Gear up for a fun-filled football season and assemble the ultimate roster at our live draft session. Snacks provided. Ages 16 & up. (2 hr.) Preregister.
Discover More Fantasy Football 2019 Events at These Locations
Check out Our Fantasy Football 2019 Collection
Tai Chi at the Main Library
Happening Every Thursday in August. Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Presented by Master Ken Smith. Limit 30. (60 min.) Preregister.
Find out More About This Series
South Florida Living
A Place We Call Home. Be prepared for this Hurricane Season, learn how to combat unwelcome house pests, find out how to garden, make native Florida plants thrive and more!
Discover South Florida Living Events at These Locations
The Path to College
Your Path Begins Here. Path to College is committed to increasing the rate of students preparing for, enrolling in and persisting through degree credentialing programs. With that shared mission in mind, we are happy to share a few quick tips to help you manage your career and college search.
Discover Your Path to College With These Events
Informed & Engaged: Criminal Justice Reform
At Your Library. Further explore the topics of criminal justice reform and mass incarceration with these recommended resources.
Learn More About Criminal Justice Reform
New Americans Corner
Located at the Main Library. In our Libraries, we welcome new residents from all over the world working to make a home right here in Palm Beach County. Navigating their way in a new country, county or city can be daunting. Libraries play an essential role as a source of reliable information in the community.
Learn More About Our New Americans Corner
50 Years Is a Birthday Worth Celebrating!
What to Celebrate This Year. In September 1969, the Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners approved the operation of free library service in the County.
Celebrate Our 50th Anniversary With These Activities
What to Read Next. Looking for your next great read? Our BookSquad is here to help! Complete our online form and we will email you a personalized list of suggested titles.
Ask the BookSquad What to Read Here
Watch What's Next. Watch DVDs that are similar to the movies in theaters now. Check-out our list of DVDs with similar plots or actors. Check out our list of current movie sequels and watch the DVD movies that came before them.
Now in Theaters
Sequels & Reboots
Popular TV Series on DVD
Watch What's Next. Catch up on the latest season of some of your favorite TV shows.
View Your Favorite TV Shows Here
Sunshine State Young Readers Award 2019-2020
Books Are Available
We have updated our Sunshine State Readers and Florida Teens Read lists to the new 2019-2020 titles. Ebook copies are available on cloudLibrary & Hoopla.
Updated: K-2 Books
Updated: Elementary School (3-5) Books
Updated: Middle School (6-8) Books