Fall 2019 Quarterly Meeting
Oct
9
2:00 PM14:00

Fall 2019 Quarterly Meeting

  • Palm Beach State College Palm Beach Gardens Campus Library (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

PBCLA scholarship recipients Sheri Edwards and Lawrence Mello of Florida Atlantic University will discuss their research exploring how students use social media as a news source and how that behavior can help librarians teach better research skills.

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Fall Library Tour at the Palm Beach County Law Library
Sep
19
3:00 PM15:00

Fall Library Tour at the Palm Beach County Law Library

Tour the Palm Beach County Courthouse and the Law Library with PBCLA on Thursday, September 19 at 3 pm.

The Palm Beach County Law Library serves the legal and law-related informational needs of Palm Beach County residents residents, judges, attorneys, students, local government officials, and pro-se patrons.

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2019 Annual Meeting
Jun
26
2:30 PM14:30

2019 Annual Meeting

  • The Society of the Four Arts King Library (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join us for a lively discussion on library renovation and construction, followed by the election of Palm Beach County Library Association officers and directors.

Boynton Beach City Library Director Craig Clark, Palm Beach County Library System Director Doug Crane, and staff from the Society of the Four Arts will discuss their current and recent renovation and construction projects.

Light refreshments will be provided.

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PBCLA Pizza with a Purpose Fundraiser & Social at California Pizza Kitchen
Apr
5
7:00 PM19:00

PBCLA Pizza with a Purpose Fundraiser & Social at California Pizza Kitchen

Join us for our April PBCLA social at California Pizza Kitchen in the Wellington Green Mail at 7 pm on Friday, April 5. Or stop by with the flyer anytime between 11 am and 10 pm on Friday, April 5, and CPK will donate 20% of your dine-in, take-out, catering, and beverage purchases to PBCLA.

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Winter 2019 Quarterly Meeting
Jan
24
2:00 PM14:00

Winter 2019 Quarterly Meeting

Join us for the PBCLA Winter 2019 Quarterly Meeting at The Book Cellar in Lake Worth. What better place for a lively discussion about the potential for partnerships between libraries and local bookstores?

If you’ve never been to The Book Cellar, this is a great opportunity to check it out. And if you have been there, you’ll be happy to have a reason to go back.

The Book Cellar is at 801 Lake Avenue in downtown Lake Worth. Coffee, tea and pastries will be provided.

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Fall Library Tour at Palm Beach State College, Lake Worth Campus
Nov
9
3:00 PM15:00

Fall Library Tour at Palm Beach State College, Lake Worth Campus

The PBCLA Advocacy & Outreach Committee has organized a tour of the Harold C. Manor Library on Lake Worth Campus of Palm Beach State College.

The tour will begin at the center tables on the first floor of the library, where you’ll visit the eLearning center, and collaboration stations, video editing stations, and more. Then upstairs you’ll find study rooms, computer labs, gallery, archives, stacks, and more.

After the tour, we’ll convene in the second floor gallery for a game (with prizes!) and mingling. After that, you’re welcome to stay for a campus tour, librarian-led or self-guided (using the Geotourist app).

Parking: The library is building LL on the campus map. The closest parking is in the Copper Lot (off Congress Avenue) or the Rose Lot (off 6th Avenue).

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2018 Annual Meeting
Jun
26
2:00 PM14:00

2018 Annual Meeting

You’re invited to the PBCLA Annual Meeting to be held at The Panther Room - The Village of Wellington. Join us for refreshments, networking and informative speakers followed by a brief business meeting and election of officers.

Guest Speakers:

Jim Barnes, Village of Wellington Assistant Manager

Brian Hanley MPA, Emergency Management Specialist for the Palm Beach County
Department of Public Safety

 

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February PBCLA Social
Feb
22
7:00 PM19:00

February PBCLA Social

Connect with members of PBCLA for this fun and tasty networking opportunity!  Bring in the flyer during the event (or any time during the day on your own) and 20% of the proceeds will go to PBCLA.  RSVP below.

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2018 Winter Quarterly Meeting
Jan
22
5:30 PM17:30

2018 Winter Quarterly Meeting

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Join us Monday evening at the Riviera Beach Public Library as we explore some of the many innovative ways that libraries are providing economic, cultural and educational opportunities to the populations that they serve. 

Let's have some fun with our White Elephant "Fun"draising event. Please bring small, gently used items to the winter quarterly meeting to be auctioned. This is a nice chance to re-gift and to help fund the PBCLA scholarship initiative. We are also collecting new socks to support the Riviera Beach Public Library's outreach to homeless persons in need.

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December 2017 PBCLA Social
Dec
8
7:00 PM19:00

December 2017 PBCLA Social

Christopher’s Kitchen is one of America’s finest plant based lifestyle restaurants.

Christopher's Kitchen offers an inventive menu of organic and plant-based food selections that includes burgers, sushi, quinoa bowls, pizza and a scrumptious desert selection. Both raw and cooked food options are served in this modern cafe and wine bar.

Connect with other librarians around Palm Beach County at this informal networking event. 

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Nov
17
1:30 PM13:30

Fall Library Tour

  • St. Vincent De Paul Regional Seminary Library (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join us for the 1st stop on our new PBCLA Library Tour series! This is an opportunity to get a behind the scenes look at the Saint Vincent De Paul Seminary Library in Boynton Beach. Space is limited, so please RSVP today!

 

 

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Blaze Pizza Fundraiser for PBCLA
Nov
3
7:00 PM19:00

Blaze Pizza Fundraiser for PBCLA

On Friday, November 3rd, visit the Blaze Pizza in Royal Palm Beach to help support the Palm Beach County Library Association. Bring the flyer and grab a bite to eat anytime between 11:00 am and 10:00 pm. We'll also be hosting our monthly PBCLA Mixer event at Blaze Pizza that evening at 7:00 pm. 

Please share this flyer with your friends, family, and coworkers! Download the PDF version here!

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2017 Fall Quarterly Meeting
Oct
18
2:00 PM14:00

2017 Fall Quarterly Meeting

Join us Wednesday afternoon at the Mandel Public Library as we explore some of the many innovative ways that libraries are providing economic, cultural and educational opportunities to the populations that they serve. 

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September 2017 PBCLA Social
Sep
21
7:00 PM19:00

September 2017 PBCLA Social

  • Agliolio's Fresh Pasta & Wine Bar (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

 

Agliolio's is located in Wellington Plaza on the South Side of the Forest Hill Blvd, on the corner of Forest Hill Blvd and Wellington Trace. It is a comfortable, family friendly Italian eatery with mix and match pasta, plus pizzas and meaty options. Indoor and outdoor seating.

Connect with other librarians around Palm Beach County at this informal networking event. 

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2017 Annual Meeting
Jun
28
2:00 PM14:00

2017 Annual Meeting

  • Pine Jog Environmental Education Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

You’re invited to the PBCLA Annual Meeting to be held at The Pine Jog EE Center. Join us for refreshments, networking and informative speakers followed by a brief business meeting and election of officers.

Guest Speakers to be announced soon.

 

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June 2017 Talk and Taste
Jun
16
7:00 PM19:00

June 2017 Talk and Taste

Join us at Carolina Ale House to discuss Libraries and Grants.  Don't worry if you don't know much about our topic.  It's a chance to learn and share ideas while meeting other local librarans.

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2017 Spring Quarterly Meeting
Apr
19
6:30 PM18:30

2017 Spring Quarterly Meeting

Join us on a Wednesday evening with two valuable organizations that support the LGTB community in Palm Beach County.  Both the Compass Community Center and the Palm Beach County Human Rights Council will be present.

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