Delray Beach Public Library

Telephone:
561-266-0194

Mon - Wed: 9AM - 8PM
Thurs - Sat: 9AM - 5PM
Sun (Sept - May): 1PM - 5PM

Archive

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

Tuesday, January 19 @ 2:00 pm: Public historian and author, Marcia Jo Zerivitz, L.H.D., Founding Executive Director, Jewish Museum of Florida–FIU, will share Palm Beach County photos and stories from her newest book, Jews of Florida.

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

Wednesday, March 3 @ 2:00 pm, Powerful Doctoring Women with Dr. Martha Bireda, scholar/reenactor: Grannies and midwives were powerful “doctoring women” who provided the foundation of healthcare for enslaved African Americans in Florida. Listen and learn as one such woman named Pearl shares the plants and herbs that kept enslaved

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

Join us January 21 @ 1 pm. The world is your bookshelf. We meet monthly to read and discuss a variety of excellent, sometimes obscure, fiction in English translation from around the world. We meet the third Thursday of the month on Zoom.

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

Monday, January 25, 2021 @ 1:00pm - Stay connected and engaged with other avid readers at our virtual Monday Afternoon Book Group.  We read and discuss a variety of current and popular fiction.

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

Read and discuss a selection of great short stories and essays. The group meets 10 am to 11:30 am most Fridays on Zoom. Register below for Zoom information.

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

Wednesday, February 3 @ 6:30 pm, join us for a discussion about the film, EMBRACE, and how girls and women and girls can make peace with their bodies. Licensed counselor and social worker, Rachel Rotem, MSW, LCSW, will facilitate the conversation.

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

Join us Wednesday, February 17 for a discussion about the film, THE FLORIDA PROJECT, and the effects Covid-19 has had on homelessness in Palm Beach County. Cristina Lucier, Ph.D., from The Lord's Place will facilitate the conversation. Free; please register to receive the Zoom ID.

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

Join us on Wednesday, February 24: Vince Beiser, an award-winning journalist based in Los Angeles, will talk about his book, The World In A Grain: the story of sand and how it transformed civilization, that tells the story of the deadly global war for the world’s most important yet most