E.g., 02/25/2020
E.g., 02/25/2020

English Exchange

Jupiter Branch
Mon, Feb 24, 10:00 am

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

About this Series

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

02/03
02/10
02/24

Isn't It Romantic?

Glades Road Branch
Mon, Feb 24, 11:00 am

Delve into the romance genre. Staff focuses on the major sub-genres, providing recommendations and information. (60 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

About this Series

Delve into the romance genre. Staff focuses on the major sub-genres, providing recommendations and information. (60 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

02/24

Positively Africa!

Gardens Branch
Mon, Feb 24, 11:00 am

Experience the music and culture of Africa with Julius and Julia Sanna from Positively Africa. Children will enjoy playing African instruments and learning simple Swahili songs. All ages. (45 min.)

About this Series

Experience the music and culture of Africa with Julius and Julia Sanna from Positively Africa. Children will enjoy playing African instruments and learning simple Swahili songs. All ages. (45 min.)

02/24

Creative Crashbox

Lantana Road Branch
Mon, Feb 24, 12:00 pm

D.I.T. Collage and Coloring Club collide to become a buffet of art. Coloring pages, art supplies and paper will be provided. Limit 30. (90 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

About this Series

D.I.T. Collage and Coloring Club collide to become a buffet of art. Coloring pages, art supplies and paper will be provided. Limit 30. (90 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

02/24

English Exchange

West Boca Branch
Mon, Feb 24, 1:00 pm

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 

About this Series

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 

02/03
02/10
02/24

Black History Month: Zora's Roots

Lantana Road Branch
Mon, Feb 24, 2:00 pm

"Zora's Roots: The Life of Zora Neale Hurston." ©PBS Production. (60 min.) First come, first served. Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.Shown with permission. PG

About this Series

"Zora's Roots: The Life of Zora Neale Hurston." ©PBS Production. (60 min.) First come, first served. Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.Shown with permission. PG

02/24

Coloring for Calmness

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Mon, Feb 24, 2:00 pm

Relax, reduce stress and have fun with coloring pencils, markers and unique coloring images. (60 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

About this Series

Relax, reduce stress and have fun with coloring pencils, markers and unique coloring images. (60 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

02/24

English Exchange

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Mon, Feb 24, 2:00 pm

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call (561) 233-1880 to preregister.

About this Series

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call (561) 233-1880 to preregister.

02/10
02/24

Movie Matinee

Glades Road Branch
Mon, Feb 24, 2:00 pm

"Overcomer." ©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (119 min.) PG

About this Series

"Overcomer." ©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (119 min.) PG

02/24

Adult Coloring

Greenacres Branch
Mon, Feb 24, 2:30 pm

Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Coloring pages and materials provided or bring a coloring book. (60 min.) Call (561) 641-9100 to preregister.

About this Series

Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Coloring pages and materials provided or bring a coloring book. (60 min.) Call (561) 641-9100 to preregister.

02/24

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Mon, Feb 24, 2:30 pm

Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs who can’t wait for you to read them a story. Sign up for your 10 minutes with a furry listener. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (90 min.) 

About this Series

Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs who can’t wait for you to read them a story. Sign up for your 10 minutes with a furry listener. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (90 min.) 

02/10
02/24

English Exchange

West Boynton Branch
Mon, Feb 24, 2:30 pm

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call (561) 734-5556 to preregister.

About this Series

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call (561) 734-5556 to preregister.

02/10
02/24

It's All About the Census

Jupiter Branch
Mon, Feb 24, 2:30 pm

Hear from a U.S. census rep about why the decennial census matters to you and your life. Check your knowledge! (60 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

About this Series

Hear from a U.S. census rep about why the decennial census matters to you and your life. Check your knowledge! (60 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

02/24

Too Good

Gardens Branch
Mon, Feb 24, 3:00 pm

Too Good is a 10-week program that increases social and emotional skills in children. Each week builds on skills learned in prior weeks. Ages 5-8. (45 min.) Call (561) 626-6133 to preregister.

About this Series

Too Good is a 10-week program that increases social and emotional skills in children. Each week builds on skills learned in prior weeks. Ages 5-8. (45 min.) Call (561) 626-6133 to preregister.

02/03
02/10
02/24

Playful Toddlers & Tykes

Acreage Branch
Mon, Feb 24, 3:30 pm

Join us for a session of social playtime for the little ones. Ages 0-4. (30 min.) 

About this Series

Join us for a session of social playtime for the little ones. Ages 0-4. (30 min.) 

02/24

Spanish Club for Niños!

¡El club de español para niños!

West Boynton Branch
Mon, Feb 24, 3:30 pm
Lunes, 24 de febrero,  3:30 pm

Packed with songs, rhymes, jokes and tongue twisters, Spanish Club engages children for a memorable and enjoyable time. For any level Spanish, native to novice. Edades 6-10. Ages 6-10. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jan 20. Se requiere registrarse. 

Lleno de canciones, rimas, chistes y trabalenguas, el club de español atrae a los niños para pasar un rato memorable y agradable. Para cualquier nivel de español, principiantes o nativos. Edades 6-10. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 

About this Series

Packed with songs, rhymes, jokes and tongue twisters, Spanish Club engages children for a memorable and enjoyable time. For any level Spanish, native to novice. Edades 6-10. Ages 6-10. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jan 20. Se requiere registrarse. 

02/24
Lleno de canciones, rimas, chistes y trabalenguas, el club de español atrae a los niños para pasar un rato memorable y agradable. Para cualquier nivel de español, principiantes o nativos. Edades 6-10. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
02/24

Free Tax Preparation With Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

Greenacres Branch
Mon, Feb 24, 4:00 pm

First come, first served. (3 hr.) 

More Dates for This Activity

Fri, Feb 28, 2:00 pm
About this Series

First come, first served. (3 hr.) 

02/01
02/03
02/10
02/24
02/14
02/21
02/28

Read All About It!

Belle Glade Branch
Mon, Feb 24, 4:00 pm
Teasing vs. Bullying.

Books to understand and manage your feelings. Refreshments provided. Ages 6 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) 

About this Series

Books to understand and manage your feelings. Refreshments provided. Ages 6 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) 

02/03Anger.
02/10Patience.
02/24Teasing vs. Bullying.

Chess Club for Beginners

Main Library
Mon, Feb 24, 5:30 pm

Learn the basics of chess and polish your skills. Ages 6 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.

About this Series

Learn the basics of chess and polish your skills. Ages 6 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.

02/10
02/24

Pokémon Club

Jupiter Branch
Mon, Feb 24, 5:30 pm

Bring your Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. All ages. First come, first served. (60 min.) 

About this Series

Bring your Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. All ages. First come, first served. (60 min.) 

02/24

English Exchange

Glades Road Branch
Mon, Feb 24, 6:00 pm

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 

More Dates for This Activity

Wed, Feb 26, 1:00 pm
About this Series

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 

02/05
02/12
02/19
02/26
02/10
02/24

Bullying & Cyberbulling

Main Library
Mon, Feb 24, 6:30 pm

Dr. April K. Bullard will present information about how to identify bullying, ways to report bullying and how to ensure the safety of all students. (60 min.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.

About this Series

Dr. April K. Bullard will present information about how to identify bullying, ways to report bullying and how to ensure the safety of all students. (60 min.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.

02/24

English Exchange

Wellington Branch
Mon, Feb 24, 6:30 pm

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call (561) 790-6070 to preregister.

About this Series

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call (561) 790-6070 to preregister.

02/03
02/10
02/24

Pajamarama Story Time: Swimming in the Ocean Blue

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Mon, Feb 24, 6:30 pm

Wear your favorite PJs and listen to silly stories, songs and fingerplays all about the ocean and the creatures that inhabit it. Make a craft to bring home. Ages 3-6. (45 min.) Call (561) 790-6030 to preregister.

About this Series

Wear your favorite PJs and listen to silly stories, songs and fingerplays all about the ocean and the creatures that inhabit it. Make a craft to bring home. Ages 3-6. (45 min.) Call (561) 790-6030 to preregister.

02/24

Tertulia literaria: "Canciones para el incendio” de Juan Gabriel Vásquez

(Book Discussion, in Spanish: "Songs for the Fire," by Juan Gabriel Vásquez)

Lantana Road Branch
Mon, Feb 24, 6:30 pm
Lunes, 24 de febrero,  6:30 pm

Las copias están disponibles en el mostrador de consulta. Limite 10. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 

About this Series

Las copias están disponibles en el mostrador de consulta. Limite 10. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 

02/24

Book-A-Librarian

West Boynton Branch
Tue, Feb 25, 9:30 am

Book an appointment for a one-on-one technology training or e-reader session with a library staff member. First come, first served. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.

About this Series

Book an appointment for a one-on-one technology training or e-reader session with a library staff member. First come, first served. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.

02/05
02/11
02/12
02/19
02/25

Coffee & Conversations

West Boca Branch
Tue, Feb 25, 10:00 am

Stop by for coffee and conversations with a panel of library staff to discuss favorite reads and new releases. Refreshments provided. (60 min.) 

About this Series

Stop by for coffee and conversations with a panel of library staff to discuss favorite reads and new releases. Refreshments provided. (60 min.) 

02/25

Toddler Story Time!

Loula V. York Branch
Tue, Feb 25, 10:00 am
For the Love of Art II!

Simple stories and creative activities for our youngest members and their parents! Ages 1-2. (45 min.) Call (561) 924-5928 to preregister.

About this Series

Simple stories and creative activities for our youngest members and their parents! Ages 1-2. (45 min.) Call (561) 924-5928 to preregister.

02/04Celebrate Love & Friendship I!
02/11Celebrate Love & Friendship II!
02/25For the Love of Art II!

hoopla: Movies, TV Shows, Music, Books & Audiobooks

Gardens Branch
Tue, Feb 25, 10:30 am

Discover hoopla, a digital media service available anywhere you have an internet connection. Free with a library card. (60 min.) Call (561) 626-6133 to preregister.

About this Series

Discover hoopla, a digital media service available anywhere you have an internet connection. Free with a library card. (60 min.) Call (561) 626-6133 to preregister.

02/25

Black History Month

Lantana Road Branch
Tue, Feb 25, 11:00 am

"Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise." ©PBS Production. (114 min.) First come, first served. Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.Shown with permission. Not rated.

About this Series

"Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise." ©PBS Production. (114 min.) First come, first served. Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.Shown with permission. Not rated.

02/25

Orisirisi African Folklore Presents: Moonlight Stories

Belle Glade Branch
Tue, Feb 25, 11:00 am

Orisirisi shares the beauty of African life and culture through storytelling. With African drumming, spirited call and response songs and fun-filled audience participation, Moonlight Stories will appeal to the child’s heart in everyone. All ages. (45 min.)

About this Series

Orisirisi shares the beauty of African life and culture through storytelling. With African drumming, spirited call and response songs and fun-filled audience participation, Moonlight Stories will appeal to the child’s heart in everyone. All ages. (45 min.)

02/25

Tai Chi for Balance: Intermediate

Jupiter Branch
Tue, Feb 25, 11:15 am

Referred to as “meditation in motion," tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear flat, closed heeled shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Thu, Feb 27, 11:15 am
About this Series

Referred to as “meditation in motion," tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear flat, closed heeled shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

02/04
02/06
02/11
02/13
02/18
02/20
02/25
02/27

Tai Chi for Balance: Beginner

Jupiter Branch
Tue, Feb 25, 12:15 pm

Referred to as “meditation in motion,” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear flat, closed heeled shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Thu, Feb 27, 12:15 pm
About this Series

Referred to as “meditation in motion,” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear flat, closed heeled shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

02/04
02/06
02/11
02/13
02/18
02/20
02/25
02/27

AARP Tax Help

Gardens Branch
Tue, Feb 25, 12:30 pm

Tax help for low and moderate incomes. Priority for ages 60 and older. Bring current tax documents and 2018’s completed tax returns. First come, first served.  (3.5 hr.) 

More Dates for This Activity

Fri, Feb 28, 11:00 am
About this Series

Tax help for low and moderate incomes. Priority for ages 60 and older. Bring current tax documents and 2018’s completed tax returns. First come, first served.  (3.5 hr.) 

02/04
02/07
02/11
02/14
02/18
02/21
02/25
02/28

STEAM: Animal Adventures

Tequesta Branch
Tue, Feb 25, 1:00 pm

Two-part series Around the World with animals, where do they live, what do they eat and more will be answered with interactive projects. Ages 5-8. Space is limited. (50 min.) Call (561) 746-5970 to preregister.

About this Series

Two-part series Around the World with animals, where do they live, what do they eat and more will be answered with interactive projects. Ages 5-8. Space is limited. (50 min.) Call (561) 746-5970 to preregister.

02/11
02/25

Memoirs: Bits & Pieces of Your Life

Gardens Branch
Tue, Feb 25, 1:30 pm

Turn writing into a fun experience with facilitator Marjorie Most. (90 min.) Call (561) 626-6133 to preregister.

About this Series

Turn writing into a fun experience with facilitator Marjorie Most. (90 min.) Call (561) 626-6133 to preregister.

02/11
02/25

Art for Adults

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Tue, Feb 25, 2:00 pm
Open Studio: Still Life.

Explore your artistic interests using different techniques and mediums, improve your skills and learn new ways to express yourself. Ages 16 & up. Limit 18. (90 min.) Call (561) 790-6030 to preregister.

About this Series

Explore your artistic interests using different techniques and mediums, improve your skills and learn new ways to express yourself. Ages 16 & up. Limit 18. (90 min.) Call (561) 790-6030 to preregister.

02/11Drawing for Beginners.
02/18Intermediate Drawing.
02/25Open Studio: Still Life.

Book Discussion: "Neverwhere," by Neil Gaiman 

Lantana Road Branch
Tue, Feb 25, 2:00 pm

Copies available at the research services desk. Limit 30. (60 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

About this Series

Copies available at the research services desk. Limit 30. (60 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

02/25

Book Discussion: "The Island of Sea Women," by Lisa See 

West Boca Branch
Tue, Feb 25, 2:00 pm

Books available at the research services desk. (60 min.) 

About this Series

Books available at the research services desk. (60 min.) 

02/25

Book-A-Librarian

Belle Glade Branch
Tue, Feb 25, 2:00 pm

Personalized attention in areas of computers, mobile devices, genealogy, online resources and more. Space is limited. First come, first served. (60 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

About this Series

Personalized attention in areas of computers, mobile devices, genealogy, online resources and more. Space is limited. First come, first served. (60 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

02/04
02/11
02/18
02/25

Gentle Yoga

Glades Road Branch
Tue, Feb 25, 2:00 pm

Relax and exercise with certified yoga instructor May Aguayo. Bring water, a yoga mat and wear comfortable clothing. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

About this Series

Relax and exercise with certified yoga instructor May Aguayo. Bring water, a yoga mat and wear comfortable clothing. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

02/04
02/11
02/18
02/25

Healthy Living for the Brain & Body

West Boynton Branch
Tue, Feb 25, 2:00 pm

Alzheimer’s Association will be here to present this informative and important topic. Sponsored by Bethesda Medical Center, Baptist Health South Florida. (60 min.) Call (561) 734-5556 to preregister.

About this Series

Alzheimer’s Association will be here to present this informative and important topic. Sponsored by Bethesda Medical Center, Baptist Health South Florida. (60 min.) Call (561) 734-5556 to preregister.

02/25

Jacob Lawrence Inspired Watercolor Art

Main Library
Tue, Feb 25, 2:00 pm

Learn about acclaimed artist and educator Jacob Lawrence. Artist Barbara Freiberg will teach you how to use watercolor paints to create an indoor library scene, based on his famous painting, The Libraries Are Appreciated. Limit 25. (90 min.) Preregister. 

About this Series

Learn about acclaimed artist and educator Jacob Lawrence. Artist Barbara Freiberg will teach you how to use watercolor paints to create an indoor library scene, based on his famous painting, The Libraries Are Appreciated. Limit 25. (90 min.) Preregister. 

02/25

The Myths & Gifts of Hospice Care

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Feb 25, 2:00 pm

Wendi Geller from MorseLife will dispel the myths surrounding hospice care and bring the gift of music therapy. (60 min.) Preregister. 

About this Series

Wendi Geller from MorseLife will dispel the myths surrounding hospice care and bring the gift of music therapy. (60 min.) Preregister. 

02/25

Scrabble, Dominoes & More!

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Feb 25, 2:30 pm

Choose from a selection of board games. Play with your family, friends or someone new. (90 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

About this Series

Choose from a selection of board games. Play with your family, friends or someone new. (90 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

02/25

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

Acreage Branch
Tue, Feb 25, 2:45 pm

Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs who can’t wait for you to read them a story. Grades K-6. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

About this Series

Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs who can’t wait for you to read them a story. Grades K-6. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

02/04
02/11
02/18
02/25

Get Active!

Main Library
Tue, Feb 25, 3:00 pm
Yoga Kids!

Regular physical activity has many health benefits for individuals of all ages and abilities. So grab a friend and a towel and get ready for a great time! Ages 5 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.

About this Series

Regular physical activity has many health benefits for individuals of all ages and abilities. So grab a friend and a towel and get ready for a great time! Ages 5 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.

02/04Recess!
02/11Retro Games.
02/18Team Sports Fun!
02/25Yoga Kids!

Mardi Gras Fun: Movie & Masks

Belle Glade Branch
Tue, Feb 25, 3:00 pm

"Maleficent: Mistress of Evil." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (120 min.) Popcorn provided. All ages. PG

About this Series

"Maleficent: Mistress of Evil." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (120 min.) Popcorn provided. All ages. PG

02/25

Orisirisi African Folklore Presents: Moonlight Stories

Wellington Branch
Tue, Feb 25, 3:00 pm

Orisirisi shares the beauty of African life and culture through storytelling. With African drumming, spirited call and response songs and fun-filled audience participation, Moonlight Stories will appeal to the child’s heart in everyone. All ages. (45 min.)

About this Series

Orisirisi shares the beauty of African life and culture through storytelling. With African drumming, spirited call and response songs and fun-filled audience participation, Moonlight Stories will appeal to the child’s heart in everyone. All ages. (45 min.)

02/25

STEM Lab

Jupiter Branch
Tue, Feb 25, 3:00 pm

Dive in and explore our world in new and different ways. This four-part series will explore science, art and technology with hands-on, thought-provoking projects. Ages 8-12. Space is limited. First come, first served. (45 min.) 

About this Series

Dive in and explore our world in new and different ways. This four-part series will explore science, art and technology with hands-on, thought-provoking projects. Ages 8-12. Space is limited. First come, first served. (45 min.) 

02/11
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