Authors and Speakers

Fri, Nov 04, 2016 at 2:00 pm


Palm Beach authors Ken and Donna Wright compile in one easy-to-read volume a wealth of valuable, practical information to get your personal affairs in order.  Their book, 

Suddenly Alone: A Practical Guide to Prepare Yourself and Your Loved Ones For When You Are Suddenly Alone,

 is based on a seminar that Ken and Donna developed and taught many times to appreciative audiences over the past three years.  They describe the necessary legal documents and include worksheets and templates to assist the reader.  Book signing to follow.

Partial proceeds from the sale of books benefit the Friends of North Palm Beach Library.


Other Events

  • Thu, Nov 17, 2016 at 1:30 pm  Benji Studt discusses the popular Adventure Awaits nature photography workshop run by Palm Beach County’s Department of Environmental Resources Management (ERM). The workshop is one of several free events designed for the general public - now in its third year -  to experience the wild beauty of the county’s natural areas through guided tours, hiking, biking, swamp-tromping, birdwatching, star-gazings, and a festival scheduled this Fall.
  • Sat, Dec 03, 2016 at 11:00 am  Musician and teacher, John Blosser, discusses the history of the mountain dulcimer and accompanies his presentation with popular and original musical compositions played on a variety of dulcimers.

  • Thu, Jan 19, 2017 at 1:00 pm  Shakespeare and .... Astrology?  Yes, the worldview of Shakespeare's time includes the spheres of the planets, and so it's not surprising that his wonderful works are filled with references to the Sun, Moon, stars, planets, and other celestial objects and phenomena.  Educator, speaker, and writer Priscilla Costello provides fascinating insight on the bard's use of planetary symbolism to create his most memorable characters.