Saturday, March 10, 2018 | 2pm Auditorium FREE Registration requested   Critically-acclaimed, award-winning crime fiction author, Brad Parks, will talk about his new stand alone thriller, Closer Than You Know — hot off the press in 2018. He is the only author to win the Shamus, Nero, and Lefty Awards, three of crime fiction’s most prestigious

  Certain Women (2016), Directed by Kelly, Reichardt – Staring Laura Dern, Michelle Williams, and Lily Gladstone Certain Women, the latest film from Kelly Reichardt, opens with an approaching freight train making its way over the austere beauty of a Montana landscape; a grey, snow-etched mountain butte rises above the scrubbed desolation

[gallery size="medium" ids="4775,4776,4774"]   It’s officially August…the last month of summer vacation! We had such a great summer with everyone here at the Delray Beach Public Library. We hoped you made use of and enjoyed all of our summer programming, and will take the nation-wide summer theme, “Build a Better World,” into

  The Delray Beach Public Library is officially out of eclipse viewing glasses. On Monday, August 21st, 2017, a solar eclipse is cutting across the US! This will be the first total solar eclipse viewable from the continental U.S. in 38 years! (Shout-out to 1979.) From our location down here in Delray Beach,

[gallery size="medium" ids="4768,4769,4770"]   Wow, we are so sad summer is almost over. Time to get back into the swing of things! But first, we are finishing off the summer with a bang – 3 new book recommendations for you to squeeze in while you still can. The Fix by David Baldacci is

[gallery size="medium" ids="4760,4762,4761"]   If you have not stepped foot into trying the thriller book genre, we highly recommend giving it a shot this summer. This style has been very popular with recent releases, and these noteworthy recommendations are huge page-turners! A suspenseful option (and a personal favorite) to try out is the

[gallery size="medium" ids="4751,4752,4753"]   How is the summer (let alone 2017) already halfway over?! Is it just us, or has time really been flying by this year… This week, we are recommending some easy summer beach reads so you can continue to unwind after the mid-July hump. Travel to India with A House for

[gallery size="medium" ids="4746,4747,4745"]   We hope everyone had a wonderful Independence Day this year! This week, we picked out 3 books for you all with help from Time’s Best Fiction Books of 2017. Exit West by Mohsin Hamid is a story about a young couple that falls in love as their city descends

[gallery size="medium" ids="4734,4735,4736"]   Happy July everyone - the start of a new month and a holiday week! To celebrate, we are going to recommend some easy porch reads, perfect for a late-night summer BBQ. If you don’t want to commit yourself to a lengthy read this week, a collection of short stories

We're challenging you this summer! If you think you can learn 60 words by July 20th, we think you need to be our Delray Beach Summer Spellebration. Who: Teens, ages 12-18 When: Thursday, July 20th | 10:00AM - 1:00PM Where: Delray Beach Public Library Prizes: 1st Place - an Apple iPad    |   2nd