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Turtle Tiles
Tue., June 1 - Wed., June 30

Kevin Turtle GraphicHelp the library design Kevin the Turtle's shell at the library! Stop by the library and pick up a "tile" to design and return so we can put your art on Kevin's shell. After, we will display Kevin and his decorated shell all summer long!

Kids Kits for Cool Kids
July's Find the Hidden Book Challenge!

Every week in July, library staff will gift wrap three brand-new books and hide them somewhere on the shelves of the Children's Library. If you find it, you get to keep it!

Crafts to Go
Mondays in July

Pick up starting on Mondays of each week and every day while supplies lasts! Warning: Small parts, for ages 3+.

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Animal Storytime
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Courtyard Beside Library (Veteran's Park)
Sat., July 3rd: If You Give a Mouse a Cookie / 9:30AM - 10:00AM
Sat., July 17th: Ocean Commotion! / 9:30AM - 10:00AM

lionJoin us for wild animal story times outside in the courtyard. Sign up is required and available here. Animal Story Time Kits available for pick-up at the youth services desk.

Don't want to be there in person? No problem! Tine in to the library's Facebook page at 9:30 AM at the above dates to catch the Animal Storytimes. No sign up is required to watch via Facebook. Don't forget to stop by the library and pick up your Animal Story Time Kit!

Critter Crisis! What to Do in a Wildlife Emergency
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Wed., July 14th / 1:30PM - 2:30PM

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Does your child know what to do when encountering a dangerous animal? Join Wildlife Biologist Devy Higgs from Florida Fish and Wildlife as she teaches children what to do should they ever encounter a Florida native critter. Click here to sign up today!

Virtual with Wildlife Encounters
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Fri., July 23rd / 1:00PM - 2:00PM

Wildlife EncountersGet wild with Wildlife Encounters, a non-profit organization dedicated to educating the public about our natural world while offering a home for animals in need for over 30 years. Tine in to Zoom, watch, and learn as their animal specialists show and tell the animals they take care of. Don't forget to stop by the library and pick up a Wildlife Encounters kit at the adult and children circulation desks! Click here to sign up today.

Stuffy Sleep Over
Fri., July 9th: Drop Off
Sat., July 10th: Pick Up

BearKids drop off their favorite stuffed animal for a library sleepover! Pick them up the next day and receive photos to see what antics they were up to. No sign up required!

Reptile Show
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Sat., July 10th / 9:00AM - 10:00AM
Courtyard Beside Library (Veteran's Park)

Cock-a-Doodle-Do Petting Zoo presents their Reptile Show! Click here to sign up today!

Reptile Show


Anchorage Park Clean-Up Day
Sat., July 17th / 8:00AM - 10:00AM

Park Clean-Up NewsletterJoin us at Anchorage Park (see address below) for a good clean-up and trash fishing derby! Teens can bring their families along, as this program is available to the general public. Learn about our storm drains and what your local North Palm Beach Environmental Committee is doing to help stop trash build-up. Then, compete against each other for most trash picked up, smelliest item, most interesting item, and more for prizes! Kayakers, paddleboarders, and registered boaters are welcome to cruise along Earman River to compete in our trash fishing derby and get to trash those at the park cannot get to. You might get a prize at the end. Teens can volunteer for community service hours and get closer to winning the library's Teen Volunteer Competition (click here for details). Don't forget your reusable, refillable, water bottles, gloves, hat, and sunblock! No sign up required.

603 Anchorage Dr., North Palm Beach, FL 33408

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