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Local author Fedora Horowitz to discuss recent memoir


Musician and local author Fedora Horowitz, author of “Jaffa Beach,” will discuss her latest book, “Only Yesterday … 1941-1958” at 2 p.m. Monday at the Glades Road Branch Library, 20701 95th Avenue South, Boca Raton.

The memoir focuses on her life growing up in Romania during the Holocaust and the Communist regime.

Preregistration is required to attend this hour-long program. Call the library at 561-482-4554.

Other upcoming program at area libraries include:

Boynton Beach City Library

208 Seacrest Blvd., Boynton Beach

561-742-6390

Quilt sale: Quilted items made by the library’s quilting group will be displayed for sale. Proceeds benefit the library. 9 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Today

Young poets: Children in grades two to five are invited to celebrate National Poetry Month by creating a poem using the “cut up poetry” technique. 4:30 p.m. April 27.

See a film: The Movies on Thursdays series features “Angels & Demons.” The movie is rated PG-13. 2 p.m. April 27.

Delray Beach Public Library

100 W. Atlantic Ave., Delray Beach

561-266-0194

Oh Baby! Enjoy bonding time with your baby while listening to stories, music and rhymes in this pre-literacy class. The program is designed for little ones ages 3 months and older (not yet walking). 10 a.m. Monday.

Turtle Tales: An imaginative and interactive story time for ages 2 to 3, filled with music, puppets, stories and finger plays.

10 a.m. Tuesday.

PALM BEACH COUNTY LIBRARY SYSTEM

West Boca Branch Library

18685 State Road 7, Boca Raton

561-470-1600

Women sharing: A Lean In Circle is a group of women who meet regularly to share and learn together about leadership. New members are welcome. 6:45 p.m. Wednesday.

West Boynton Branch Library

9451 Jog Road, Boynton Beach

561-734-5556

Tea and calligraphy: Discover calligraphy with Chinese brush accompanied by the aroma and taste of Chinese tea. Materials provided. Space is limited. Preregister. 2 p.m. April 27.



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