Feb 032016
 

taxseasonAre you trying to get your taxes done, but find them a bit overwhelming. Well, there may be some help for you to get the job done. VITA volunteers are offering free tax preparation (E-filing) to individuals who earned $62,000 or less in 2015. This free service will be offered at the Mandel Public Library Tuesday – Thursday from 4:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. and on Saturdays from 10 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Individuals interested in this may call 2-1-1 for more information.

To see a list of all the happenings at the library, visit mycitylibrary.org.

Mandel Public Library is located at 411 Clematis Street in West Palm Beach.

 

Dec 262015
 

Mandel Public logoAre you a beginner when it comes to a computer? Do you want to feel more comfortable maneuvering around? Then, head to the Mandel Public Library on any Sunday or Wednesday and learn all of the basics to work your computer like a pro. Attendees will learn the standards like using your mouse, the keyboard, creating an email account and just getting some time for guided practice.

What: Computer Basics Workshop
Where: Mandel Public Library, 411 Clematis Street, West Palm Beach
Phone: 561-868-7760
When: Wednesdays and Sundays at 1:30 p.m.
Cost: Free

 

Jan 212015
 

ZenCome out to the West Palm Beach Public Library for free tai-chi classes. Taking place on Friday mornings, you will learn the benefits of tai-chi and how it can relax, energize and balance you. Beginning classes are held on Friday mornings from 11:00 a.m. – noon in the auditorium and Intermediate/Advanced classes take place from 9:45-10:45 a.m., also on Fridays. Classes are free and open to the public and donations are accepted by the instructor. Registration is not required.

The Mandel Public Library is located at 411 Clematis Street in West Palm Beach.

 

Jul 102012
 

The Mandel Public Library is hosting Friday Night Jazz on Friday, July 13, 2012 from 5:30-7:30 pm. Join the Friends of the Library for an evening of music (featuring The Davis & Dow Quartet) with refreshments being available for purchase. Cost is $5 for Friends Members and $10 for the General Public — and this event will be held in the 3rd floor auditorium.

The Mandel Public Library is located at 411 Clematis Street, West Palm Beach. For more information, call 561.868.7709.

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Dec 062011
 

Get your kids ready, it’s time to ride the Polar Express at the downtown West Palm Beach Library. The free annual Polar Express will stop at the library on Friday, December 9th from 5:30-7:3o pm. Families are invited to attend (in their pajamas) so they can meet Santa and play reindeer games. They are also encouraged to bring a new unwrapped toy for needy children.

The West Palm Beach Library is located at 411 Clematis Street, West Palm Beach; 561.868.7703

 

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Nov 242011
 

Each month, the West Palm Beach Public Library hosts an international musical performance at the library. This month, they will feature pianist Les Blachut, who will peform classic and new Polish pieces. This performance is sponsored by The FRIENDS of the West Palm Beach Public Library and will take place in the library’s auditorium on Sunday, November 27th from 2:00 – 3:00 pm. The performance starts at 2:00 pm and is free to attend.

For more information please call 561-868-7701. The West Palm Beach Public Library is located at 411 Clematis Street in West Palm Beach.

 

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Oct 062011
 
On Saturday, October 8th, the West Palm Beach Public Library will welcome the La Paloma Dancers from the Hispano-Latino Cultural Alliance of Palm Beach County. They will perform folkloric Mexican dances followed by the Fred Astaire Dance Studio whose dance instructors will perform Latin Ballroom dance! This free dance performance is open to the entire family and will be held in the library’s Auditorium.  For more information please call the library at 561-868-7701.

When: Saturday, October 8, 2011

Time: 1:00-2:00PM

Where: West Palm Beach Public Library, 411 Clematis Street, West Palm Beach, FL 33401

Cost: Free

 

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Apr 202011
 

Celebrate Earth Day at the West Palm Beach Public Library with these free activities.

  • Celebrate! Friday, April 22 from 3:00-4:30 p.m. — Kids will decorate a clay pot and plant a seed to take home. KidSpace.
  • Make your own walking stick! on Saturday, April 23 from 2:00-2:30 p.m., 2:45-3:15 p.m, and 3:30-4:00 p.m. — Children 12 and over will learn how to save native trees, save water and save the Everglades in the Clematis Room. This interactive activity will also teach children how to identify Malaleuca trees, remove them and use them to make their own hiking staff. Call 561.868.7701 for reservations.
  • Meet the Marsh on Saturday, April 23 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. — Take a trip down a path of discovery in the traveling “Wet Lab” led by a naturalist from Grassy Water Preserves. Check out the aquariums filled with live critters and use microscopes to take a closer look at these tiny citizens in our water. This event is for children 6 and up, and will take place in the auditorium.
  • Recycled Art on Saturday, April 23 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. — Use your imagination to create cool works of art, made from recycled materials. This event is for children 4 and up and will take place in the auditorium.

All of the events will take place at the West Palm Beach Public Library, 411 Clematis St, West Palm Beach; 561.868.7701

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Jan 042010
 
Photo Credit: Jeff Belmonte @ flickr

Photo Credit: Jeff Belmonte @ flickr

Have your finances gotten out of control? Are you looking to improve your credit score? The West Palm Beach Public Library, 411 Clematis Street in West Palm Beach, will offer a series of free “Money Fitness” workshops in 2010. These seminars will be held by consumer credit and debt management specialist, Mike Schiano and will have you making smart financial decisions.

All seminars will be held from 7:00-8:00pm in the library’s Clematis Room.

Wed., January 13 – Budgets are Like Diets! Creating and using a spending plan.

Wed., February 10 – Give Yourself Credit! Understanding your credit report and boosting your credit score.

Wed., March 10 – Managing Money in Tough Times

For more information, call 561.868.7701

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