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Download a copy of our May Flyer here!

May 23rd Wednesday evening Teen Tech Lab Hour CANCELLED.

Download a copy of our Summer (June and July) Flyer here

Get a jump on your summer reading!
 Summer Library ProgramLibraries Rock!
To register and make use of our new online reading log use your smartphone, tablet, or computer and go to vpslibrary.readsquared.com . After you have registered you can start recording the books you have read, play games and complete missions - all to earn points and qualify for a a special prize!


Notice: If you sent e-mail to our vpsfl.org address during (April 19 - May 11), we might not have received it! Please use @vpslibrary.net for library related communication.

Take a School District Communications survey here:

Unofficial kickoff of the Summer Library Program: Libraries Rock!
Boys Don't Play With Dolls: A Short history of G.I. Joe  
Saturday. May 26, 2pm
Whether you are female or male, doll or action figure collector, have played with G.I. Joe or other types of action figures as a child or have children that are interested in action figures, this will be a fun afternoon! Celebrate Mother's Day, Father's Day and the summer with a special display May 7th - June 4th sponsored by the Sunshine Doll Club of Florida.

Libraries Rock Extravaganza Saturday, June 9th:
La Hora Fantástica - Cuentos en Español a las 10am
GLADIUS - Special Musical performance at 11am
GLADIUS, an award winning guitarist, prevailed over a crippling case of nerve damage which could have easily ended his musical career. With perseverance, and inspiration from the great composers, and Spanish guitar maestros, GLADIUS returns, determined to entertain as well as inspire audiences of all ages with his multi-cultural mixture of music styles.

GLADIUS, un galardonado guitarrista, prevaleció sobre un caso paralizante de daño nervioso que podría haber terminado fácilmente su carrera musical. Con perseverancia e inspiración de los grandes compositores y maestros de la guitarra española, GLADIUS regresa decidido a entretener e inspirar al público de todas las edades con su mezcla multicultural de estilos musicales.

Stuff for Teens:

Teen Volunteers for Summer earn Community Service Hours!

Use Garage Band, explore other apps and Create Your Own Projects Through Teen Technology Lab this summer: May - July, 2018. To reserve time to use the lab, inquire at the front desk.


BIBLIOBOARD: A new digital library that works across all mobile and web platforms and offers unlimited access to patrons. BiblioBoard’s diverse selection of multimedia content continues to grow everyday and features works from traditional publishers, historical archives, cultural institutions, independent authors, local organizations and more.  Create your profile and log into Biblioboard.

FREE DMV PRACTICE TESTS:
The Palm Springs Public Library announces a partnership with Driving-Tests.org, a company dedicated to driver safety and education, to offer free Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) practice tests to library patrons. The new service includes free tests specifically based on the state’s DMV materials.
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Monthly Programs:

Tertulias Literarias - El día lunes 11 de junio. Se complacen en invitarles a nuestro programa Tertulias Literarias el segundo lunes de cada mes a las 6:00 p.m. Tertulias Literarias con El Alma Hispana, Inc. y la Biblioteca de Palm Springs, cultivando la dedicación a las letras, apoyando la lectura en los amantes de la misma. ¡Incríbase ya!

CCG Collectible Card Games Club - June 9th, 1-3pm:  Second Saturday of every month tweens get together to battle, trade and play Pokémon, Dragon Ball Z, and other card games. New: Pokken Tournament on Nintendo Switch.

Staff Picks/ 2nd Tuesday Book Group  June 12,
 at 6pm
Explore a different book with us each month in this relaxed setting. Second Tuesday of every month at 6:00 pm. The books are available in print and eBook formats at the library. Light refreshments will be served. For more information visit the Book Discussion page.

Adult Coloring - June 21, 3:00 pm
Get in the spirit of Libraries Rock! this summer with stress-relieving fun!  We have the new pages from Creative Haven's Mosaic Music!  We gather the third Thursday of each month at 3:00 pm.

Folk Club - Saturday, June 2, 1-3 pm
Play an acoustical instrument? Join this Friends of the Palm Springs Library group to play and sing folk songs.

SCBWI - Saturday, July 14, 9:30 am - Noon
Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators, a sponsor of the Friends of the Palm Springs Library meet to critique members' work in all children's genres, Picture Books to YA. They also share publishing news and workshop opportunities. Members range from inexperienced to those who have many books published and are open for new members. 

AAUW - Meeting Saturday, June 2nd 9:30am
Palm Beach County branch of American Association of University Women is another of our Friends partner organizations. AAUW has been empowering women as individuals and as a community since 1881. They are a national grassroots organization to improve the lives of women and their families by breaking down educational and economic barriers for women and girls.  

Make A Difference this year by Joining the Friends
Your membership and other donations provides refreshments and prizes for which in turn encourages youth participation at this positive community place. Their experience here at the library could be life changing! Don't delay - join today! Make your checks payable to the: "Friends of the Palm Springs Public Library". 


Facility Resources

Study rooms are available for use by two to four people. For those working on school projects, two homework rooms offer internet access. Sixteen computers are available for adults and five computers for children.

A large meeting room and a smaller conference room are available for public use by reservation only. Library director approval is required, please refer to our meeting room policy for more details.


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Suvi Manner

Director
Email

217 Cypress Lane
Palm Springs, FL 33461

Ph: (561) 965-2204
Fx: (561) 964-2803


Hours
Monday - Thursday
9:00 am - 8:30 pm

Friday - Saturday
9:00 am - 5:30 pm


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