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Mandel Public Library Square One Program Making A Difference

Mandel Public Library Square One Program Making A Difference

Last year, the Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach opened its Square One program, created to help disconnected young adults who are unemployed and not attending school to engage and reconnect to economic opportunities and advance their education.  Since its opening in January 2017, Square One has helped 170 individuals in our community.  At […]

Storytime for Grownups: Ugly Sweater Season is Upon Us!

Storytime for Grownups: Ugly Sweater Season is Upon Us!

No matter what holiday you celebrate this season, and even if you don’t celebrate any holiday, ugly sweaters are something that we all have hidden away in our closet… ready to pull out on the one day of the year that the temperature drops below 70 degrees. Am I right? After you dust off your […]

Sharon Daley and Suzanne Holmes (CAPEHART)

EW Foundation’s ‘Books, Bellinis & Bel Canto’ Strikes a Chord

EW Foundation, an educational nonprofit providing award-winning character education books and programs for children, will hold its Fourth Annual Musical Brunch, Books, Bellinis & Bel Canto, at Club Colette on Sunday, February 4, 2018, at 11:30 a.m. The organization’s signature fundraiser will be led by long-time supporters Suzanne Holmes, event chair; Hermé de Wyman Miro, […]

Palm Beach County Library System Celebrates National Friends of Libraries Week

Palm Beach County Library System Celebrates National Friends of Libraries Week

The Friends of the Palm Beach County Library were established in 1980 to enhance library services, provide financial assistance for special events and to advocate for library needs. Currently, the Friends contribute more than $200,000 annually to the Library through fundraising efforts that include donations of materials, gifts to the collection, copier revenue, bequeaths and […]

Storytime for Grownups: Friday the 13th

Storytime for Grownups: Friday the 13th

What’s in a day? What’s in a number? Well, if the day is Friday and the number is 13, there are histories and superstitions that go back centuries. Whether you’re lucky or unlucky, check out some of these titles on this famous day that everyone has an opinion about. (List compiled by Adam Davis, director […]

Palm Beach Opera Announces Programs with The Lord’s Place

Palm Beach Opera Announces Programs with The Lord’s Place

Palm Beach Opera is proud to announce a new collaboration with The Lord’s Place, a local leader aimed at eradicating homelessness in Palm Beach County. Palm Beach Opera will bring both its ANIMA program and Story Time Series to The Lord’s Place family campus in West Palm Beach this fall. Story Time Series makes opera […]