Celebrate Haitian Heritage Month with an Activity Online

The Palm Beach County Library System is proud to honor Haitian culture, history and language during Haitian Heritage Month in May, a month that includes the important holiday of Haitian Flag Day on May 18. This year, although we are not able to offer the events in person, we invite you to enjoy a wide variety of events accessible online through Zoom. Preregister online and receive the login information for your activity, then click on the link provided here to download Zoom and attend.

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

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Hispanic American Heroes in the Library!

Thu, Sep 16, 4:00 pm (Ends at 4:45 pm )
Available to All

Explore a world of Hispanic Heroes as we prepare for Hispanic Heritage Month! Tune in to learn about Pura Belpré, the first Puerto Rican Librarian in New York City! She was a talented puppeteer, who translated and wrote children's books, and hosted people like Diego Rivera. Pick up a craft kit from the Acreage Branch to make your own storytime-ready puppet! Ages 8-12. Presented by Acreage Branch.

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Hispanic American Heroes in Sports!

Thu, Sep 23, 4:00 pm (Ends at 4:45 pm )
Available to All

Explore a world of Hispanic Heroes as we prepare for Hispanic Heritage Month! Take part in our own decathlon of events that will challenge your expectations and exercise your mind. We'll have everything from fun trivia to brain teasers and beyond. Learn a little about heroic Hispanic Olympians. Ages 8-12. Presented by Acreage Branch.

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Hispanic Heritage Month presents: Our Cultures

Thu, Sep 30, 3:00 pm (Ends at 4:00 pm )
Available to All

Come celebrate with our staff as they present countries they come from, which include Cuba, Ecuador, Puerto Rico, and Uruguay. We will talk about each countries’ food, music, sports and more! Venga acelebrar con nuestro personal la presentación de los países de donde provienen,que incluyen Cuba, Ecuador, Puerto Rico y Uruguay. ¡Hablaremossobre la comida, la música, los deportes y más de cada país! Presented by West Boynton Branch.

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