For immediate release: August 24, 2015
Contact: Samuel McKee, Martin County Library System, 772-463-3205
Martin County, FL – The centers of the pirate universe on Saturday, Sept. 19, will be at the Hobe Sound Public Library, 10595 SE Federal Hwy, Hobe Sound, and the Peter and Julie Cummings Library, 2551 SW Matheson Ave, Palm City when buccaneers from all over the Treasure Coast gather for their annual International Talk Like a Pirate Day celebrations.
It’ll be a full day of movies, crafts, treasure hunting, fun – and of course – a boatload of buccaneers. Not to mention, it’s family friendly!
A schedule of the day’s events, separated by location follows:
Hobe Sound Public Library
Yo Ho Ho Family Day, 10:00am-5:30pm, All Ages
Ahoy mateys! Arrrr you ready for some swashbuckling fun? Join us for crafts, an obstacle course, a treasure Hunt, a movie marathon, and more! Don’t be a landlubber—come be a buccaneer for the day! Stop by anytime from 10:00am to 5:30pm for some high seas adventure!
Peter and Julie Cummings Library
Geocache Treasure Hunt, 12:00pm-5:00pm, All Ages
Navigate the seven seas, or just the Cummings Library, with our geocaching program! Starting outside the library, follow the clues to the treasure inside!
Movies @ Your Library: Talk Like a Pirate Day Edition, 2:00pm-4:00pm, Adults and Teens
Come watch a pirate-themed film at the Cummings Library and dress in your best buccaneer garb!
Talk Like a Pirate Day Drop-In Craft, 11:00am-3:00pm
Ahoy landlubbers! Drop in and join us, me mateys, for some swashbuckling pirate crafts. Everyone has permission to say “Arrrgh” as much as they’d like! And anyone who doesn’t participate? Well, those scallywags might just have to walk the plank.
Kids Movies @ Your Library: Talk Like a Pirate Day Edition, 11:00am-1:00pm, Kids and Families
Come watch a kid-friendly pirate-themed film at the Cummings Library and dress in your best buccaneer garb!
For more information, call (772) 219-4908, pick up a Library Connection at any library location, or visit the library website at library.martin.fl.us.