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Adult Activities & Events

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E.g., 09/17/2019
E.g., 09/17/2019

Brush, Ink & Chinese Calligraphy

Acreage Branch
Wed, Sep 18, 2:30 pm

Experiment with a new art form from China's four treasures of study: brush, ink, paper and inkstone. Surprise yourself with a creative mind. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

About this Series

Experiment with a new art form from China's four treasures of study: brush, ink, paper and inkstone. Surprise yourself with a creative mind. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

09/18

English Exchange

Acreage Branch
Thu, Sep 19, 1:30 pm

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Thu, Sep 26, 1:30 pm
About this Series

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

09/05
09/12
09/19
09/26

Gardening for Butterflies With Native Plants

Acreage Branch
Sat, Sep 21, 10:30 am

Learn how to attract butterflies in your garden with native plants. Get a voucher for two free, three-gallon native plants at the end of class. One voucher per household. (90 min.) Preregister. 

About this Series

Learn how to attract butterflies in your garden with native plants. Get a voucher for two free, three-gallon native plants at the end of class. One voucher per household. (90 min.) Preregister. 

09/21

Movie Matinee

Acreage Branch
Sat, Sep 21, 2:00 pm

"Captain Marvel." ©Marvel. (124 min.) Popcorn provided. PG-13

About this Series

"Captain Marvel." ©Marvel. (124 min.) Popcorn provided. PG-13

09/21

The Crop Circle: Scrapbooking Club

Acreage Branch
Tue, Sep 24, 2:00 pm

Organize your photos and record your memories. Some materials provided. Ages 14 & up. (2 hr.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

About this Series

Organize your photos and record your memories. Some materials provided. Ages 14 & up. (2 hr.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

09/24

Cross That Stitch

Acreage Branch
Tue, Sep 24, 5:30 pm

Love to cross-stitch? Learn the basics to get started or choose from a variety of patterns to improve your skills! Materials provided. Ages 14 & up. Limit 10. (2 hr.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

About this Series

Love to cross-stitch? Learn the basics to get started or choose from a variety of patterns to improve your skills! Materials provided. Ages 14 & up. Limit 10. (2 hr.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

09/24

Medicare Basics

Acreage Branch
Wed, Sep 25, 2:00 pm

Join SHINE (Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders) for an in-depth overview of the different Medicare plan options, with information on annual enrollment. (90 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

About this Series

Join SHINE (Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders) for an in-depth overview of the different Medicare plan options, with information on annual enrollment. (90 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

09/25

50th Anniversary Celebration

Acreage Branch
Wed, Sep 25, 3:00 pm

On September 25, 1969, the first branch of the Palm Beach County Library System. We invite you to join in the celebration as we share cupcakes (while supplies last) and good cheer in honor of our 50th year of service to the community. 

About this Series

On September 25, 1969, the first branch of the Palm Beach County Library System. We invite you to join in the celebration as we share cupcakes (while supplies last) and good cheer in honor of our 50th year of service to the community. 

09/25

Dungeons & Dragons

Acreage Branch
Wed, Sep 25, 6:30 pm

Join other D&D enthusiasts as they assume the roles of characters journeying through a magical world. Books, dice and other materials will be available. Snacks provided. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

About this Series

Join other D&D enthusiasts as they assume the roles of characters journeying through a magical world. Books, dice and other materials will be available. Snacks provided. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

09/25

English Exchange

Acreage Branch
Thu, Sep 26, 1:30 pm

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Thu, Sep 19, 1:30 pm
About this Series

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

09/05
09/12
09/19
09/26

Book Discussion: "The House of Broken Angels," by Luis Alberto Urrea

Acreage Branch
Thu, Sep 26, 6:00 pm

Staff-led book discussion. Copies available at the research services desk and as e-books accessible through the library’s catalog. Refreshments provided. (90 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

About this Series

Staff-led book discussion. Copies available at the research services desk and as e-books accessible through the library’s catalog. Refreshments provided. (90 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

09/26

Gentle Yoga & Meditation

Acreage Branch
Fri, Sep 27, 4:00 pm

Learn relaxation methods and exercise with certified yoga instructor Dr. Maruti Ram Gudavalli. Bring water, a yoga mat and wear comfortable clothing. (60 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

About this Series

Learn relaxation methods and exercise with certified yoga instructor Dr. Maruti Ram Gudavalli. Bring water, a yoga mat and wear comfortable clothing. (60 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

09/27