Delray Beach Public Library

Telephone:
561-266-0194

Mon - Wed: 9AM - 8PM
Thu - Sat: 9AM - 5PM
Sun: 1PM - 5PM (SEPT-MAY)

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Calling All Serious Writers!
Organizer:
Email: reference@delraylibrary.org

The Saturday Writers Studio is meeting virtually on Zoom. Serious writers are invited to participate in our Writers Studio. It is a group for authors who wish to polish manuscripts for publication or personal distribution.

Hooks and Needles: Learn to Knit or Crochet
Organizer: Michelle Harrington
Email: michele.harrington@delraylibrary.org

Learn all about hooks and needles, types of yarn, and the differences between knit and crochet along with some basic stitches. Then, choose either knit or crochet  and select a fun project to complete as you learn and use new skills at this on-going drop-in class.

Tuesday Book Group
Organizer:
Date: July 9, 2024 6:00 pm
Email: reference@delraylibrary.org

Stay connected and engaged with other avid readers at our Tuesday Book Group.  We read and discuss a variety of current and popular fiction.

SUMMER MOVIES FOR GROWNUPS: The Electrical Life of Louis Wain
Organizer: Michele Harrington
Date: July 12, 2024 2:00 pm
Email: michele.harrington@delraylibrary.org

This biographical drama follows the eccentric 19th century English artist Louis Wain as he navigates creative success, forbidden love, class divide and familial responsibilities in the Victorian era. Crafting the way for cats to be better understood through his art, he also undertakes decades of unusual adventures in the name of his craft.

Let's Get Cooking! Healthy Cooking Demo with Baptist Health South Hospital
Organizer: Michele Harrington
Date: July 13, 2024 10:00 am
Email: michele.harrington@delraylibrary.org

Get healthy with this free educational program provided by specialists from Baptist Health South Florida at the Delray Beach Summer Green Market.

SUMMER MUSIC - The Josef Gingold Chamber Music Festival
Organizer: Michele Harrington
Date: July 15, 2024 6:00 pm
Email: michele.harrington@delraylibrary.org

The 2024 Josef Gingold Chamber Music Festival is excited to announce a reimagined version of our festival for this coming July. The festival will be presenting world renowned artists and alumni in a free concert at the library. The concert will feature programming that will excite the audience with familiar pieces and adventurous new works.

Palm Beach Opera - Summer Listening Club: One Story Three Ways: Romeo & Juliet
Organizer: Michele Harrington
Date: July 17, 2024 4:00 pm
Email: michele.harrington@delraylibrary.org

Get a head start on Palm Beach Opera's 2025 season by exploring three musical adaptations of Shakespeare's tragic love story. Discover Donzetti's|Capuleti e|Montecchi, Charles Gonoud's Romeo et Juliette, and Sergei Prokoviev's ballet.

SUMMER MOVIES FOR GROWNUPS: Mrs. Harris Goes to Paris
Organizer: Michele Harrington
Date: July 26, 2024 2:00 pm
Email: michele.harrington@delraylibrary.org

in 1950's London, a widowed cleaning lady falls madly in love with a couture Dior dress, deciding she must have one of her own. After working to raise the funds to pursue her dream, she embarks on an adventure to Paris that will not only change her own outlook--but the very future of the House of Dior.

Brain Health with Baptist Health Florida
Organizer: Michele Harrington
Date: August 21, 2024 2:00 pm
Email: michele.harrington@delraylibrary.org

A panel discussion on the benefits of a healthy brain.

Palm Beach Opera - Summer Listening Club: Bad Girls, Good Music
Organizer: Michele Harrington
Date: August 21, 2024 4:00 pm
Email: michele.harrington@delraylibrary.org

A continuation of last summer's "Bad Guys, Good Music" highlights opera's terrifying collection of evil women!  Get up close and personal with Mozart's Queen of the Night, Verdi's Lady MacBeth, Bizet's Carmen, and Jake Heggie's seductive devil.

Afternoon Book Group
Organizer: Michele Harrington
Date: August 26, 2024 1:00 pm
Email: michele.harrington@delraylibrary.org

Stay connected and engaged with other avid readers at our Monday Afternoon Book Group.  We read and discuss a variety of current and popular fiction.

Palm Beach Opera - Summer Listening Club: Audience Choice
Organizer: Michele Harrington
Date: September 18, 2024 4:00 pm
Email: michele.harrington@delraylibrary.org

Come to the first three club meetings to vote for the final topic for 2024! Possibilities include Opera in Film, Heroes and Their Sidekicks, and Opera's Greatest Mad Scenes.