Delray Beach Public Library

Telephone:
561-266-0194

Mon - Wed: 9AM - 8PM
Thu - Sat: 9AM - 5PM

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Archive

Organizer: Isabella Rowan
Email: isabella.rowan@delraylibrary.org

Tuesday, August 24 @ 2 pm- Celebrate women writers in translation for Women in Translation Month 2021. Coming to us live on Zoom from Rome, Italy is Yael Krizzuk, an Israeli novelist and a literary translator. Her first novel Grandma's Demons: A Made-Up Story that Happens to be True was

Organizer: Isabella Rowan
Email: isabella.rowan@delraylibrary.org

Wednesday, August 25 @ 2 pm- An old Jewish baker struggles to keep his business afloat until his young Muslim apprentice drops cannabis in the dough and sends sales sky high.

Organizer: Isabella Rowan
Email: isabella.rowan@delraylibrary.org

Wednesday, July 28 @ 2 pm- A Women's Institute chapter's fundraising effort for a local hospital by posing nude for a calendar becomes a media sensation.

Organizer: Isabella Rowan
Email: isabella.rowan@delraylibrary.org

Wednesday, August 18 at 2 pm- A woman and her daughter open a chocolate shop in a small French village that shakes up the rigid morality of the community.

Organizer: Isabella Rowan
Email: isabella.rowan@delraylibrary.org

Wednesday, August 11 at 2 pm- Julia Child’s story of her start in the cooking profession is intertwined with blogger Julie Powell’s 2002 challenge to cook all the recipes in Child’s first book.

Organizer: Isabella Rowan
Email: isabella.rowan@delraylibrary.org

Wednesday, August 4 at 2 pm- A mistaken delivery in Mumbai's famously efficient lunchbox delivery system connects a young housewife to an older man in the dusk of his life as they build a fantasy world together through notes in the lunchbox.

Organizer: Isabella Rowan
Email: isabella.rowan@delraylibrary.org

Wednesday, May 26 at 7 pm- Dr. Eric Berlatsky will discuss and explore some of the history and formal qualities of comic books, as well as their artistic, aesthetic, and/or literary value. Part of the conversation will explore definitional questions (“What is a comic?” “What is a Graphic Novel”

Organizer: Isabella Rowan
Email: isabella.rowan@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.

Organizer: Isabella Rowan
Email: isabella.rowan@delraylibrary.org

Monday, August 16, 2021 @ 1:00pm - 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.