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$50,000 Donation Will Bring a Beautiful Rooftop Garden to Boca’s Spanish River Library

$50,000 Donation Will Bring a Beautiful Rooftop Garden to Boca’s Spanish River Library

Even in the most beautiful places, there’s always room for improvement! According to The Palm Beach Post, Spanish River Library will be transformed into a tranquil garden for reading, recreation, and special events, due to a generous donation, library officials said Tuesday.

The library, at 1501 Spanish River Blvd, was gifted $50,000 by the Friends of the Boca Raton Public Library in honor of the Spanish River branch’s 10-year anniversary.

Also according to The Palm Beach Post, The money will be used to spruce up the lakefront terrace, an already popular feature of the 40,000-square-foot library often rented out for special events.

“The Friends of the Library have been integral to the success of our libraries for many years, and I thank them for their support,” said Michael Kalvort, director of recreation services in Boca Raton.

“I invite our citizens to visit one of our libraries, learn a new skill, meet some new friends, or simply escape their daily lives with a good book, movie or music.”

About Spanish River Library:

The Boca Raton Public Library provides quality library services and resources necessary to meet the educational, recreational, cultural, business, and other information needs of its users. The Library is committed to providing information in all appropriate formats and shall select and organize its resources to benefit persons of all ages and abilities.


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