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50th Anniversary Celebration

In September 1969, the Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners approved the operation of free library service in the County. To celebrate the 50th Anniversary the Library is hosting a year-long celebration with signature events, historical presentations and themed monthly activities that are relevant to our members and demonstrate how the library connects, inspires and enriches the lives of our community. January’s theme is Resolutions and Renewal as we embrace the new year, reflect on our past and envision future possibilities.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Palm Beach County Library System.

Upcoming Events

E.g., 12/09/2019
E.g., 12/09/2019

50th Anniversary Holiday Event

Gardens Branch
Fri, Dec 13, 5:30 pm

For the finale of our year-long 50th Anniversary celebration, enjoy a family-friendly event to celebrate the season. The festive, after-hours holiday event includes performances by Orchid City Brass Band, the Young Singers of the Palm Beaches, Florida Dance Conservatory and a silent auction of wreaths and door decorations to benefit the Friends of the Library. Refreshments provided. (2.5 hr.) 

About this Series

For the finale of our year-long 50th Anniversary celebration, enjoy a family-friendly event to celebrate the season. The festive, after-hours holiday event includes performances by Orchid City Brass Band, the Young Singers of the Palm Beaches, Florida Dance Conservatory and a silent auction of wreaths and door decorations to benefit the Friends of the Library. Refreshments provided. (2.5 hr.) 

12/13

Orchid City Brass Band

Gardens Branch
Fri, Dec 13, 5:30 pm

Members of South Florida’s premier British-Style Brass Band, will perform a wide variety of music - everything from transcriptions of the classics, original works for brass band and arrangements of popular songs, movie scores, jazz, and stage works. Refreshments provided. (45 min.) 

About this Series

Members of South Florida’s premier British-Style Brass Band, will perform a wide variety of music - everything from transcriptions of the classics, original works for brass band and arrangements of popular songs, movie scores, jazz, and stage works. Refreshments provided. (45 min.) 

12/13

Young Singers of the Palm Beaches

Gardens Branch
Fri, Dec 13, 6:30 pm

Young Singers of the Palm Beaches is Palm Beach County's award winning community-based children's choir and is an inclusive, multi-cultural arts education organization based centrally in West Palm Beach at the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts. The groups is comprised of singers in grades 2-12 from all parts of Palm Beach County's diverse racial, ethnic, geographic, and socio-economic communities.  (30 min.) 

About this Series

Young Singers of the Palm Beaches is Palm Beach County's award winning community-based children's choir and is an inclusive, multi-cultural arts education organization based centrally in West Palm Beach at the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts. The groups is comprised of singers in grades 2-12 from all parts of Palm Beach County's diverse racial, ethnic, geographic, and socio-economic communities.  (30 min.) 

12/13

Florida Dance Conservatory

Gardens Branch
Fri, Dec 13, 7:15 pm

Enjoy a magical performance by the students of the Florida Dance Conservatory. 

About this Series

Enjoy a magical performance by the students of the Florida Dance Conservatory. 

12/13

Intermediate Tai Chi

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Sat, Dec 14, 9:00 am

Often referred to as "meditation in motion." Wear comfortable clothing and flat shoes. Basic skills required. Ages 12 & up. Limit 25. (60 min.) Call (561) 790-6030 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Sat, Dec 21, 9:00 am
Sat, Dec 28, 9:00 am
About this Series

Often referred to as "meditation in motion." Wear comfortable clothing and flat shoes. Basic skills required. Ages 12 & up. Limit 25. (60 min.) Call (561) 790-6030 to preregister.

12/07
12/14
12/21
12/28

Platinum Sponsors: Friends of Palm Beach County Library System

Silver Sponsors: Midwest Tape Hoopla. Baker ∓ Taylor

Bronze Sponsors: Searcy, Denney, Scarola, Barnhart & Shipley. NCCI.

Emerald Sponsors: Children's Services Council. Tire Kingdom Service Centers.

Saphire Sponsors: Wt.Cox Information Services

Additional Sponsorship Opportunities Available