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Book-A-Librarian

Wed, May 25, 2:30 pm

Book a one-on-one tech training or e-reader session with a library staff member. Limit 1. First come, first served. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.Presented by Belle Glade Branch.

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Book a one-on-one tech training or e-reader session with a library staff member. Limit 1. First come, first served. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.

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English Exchange

Wed, May 25, 2:30 pm

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. Limit 10. (60 min.) Presented by Glades Road Branch.

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Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. Limit 10. (60 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

05/25

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

Wed, May 25, 3:00 pm

Read with licensed therapy dogs who can’t wait for you to read them a story. Call 561-233-1880 to reserve a 15-minute time slot. Ages 5-12. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Presented by Okeechobee Boulevard Branch.

About this Series

Read with licensed therapy dogs who can’t wait for you to read them a story. Call 561-233-1880 to reserve a 15-minute time slot. Ages 5-12. Space is limited. (2 hr.) 

05/25

May Movie & Make: Robots

Wed, May 25, 3:00 pm

"Big Hero 6." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (102 min.) Enjoy an adventurous movie and craft featuring a huge, helpful robot. Ages 5 & up. Space is limited. PGPresented by Acreage Branch.

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"Big Hero 6." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (102 min.) Enjoy an adventurous movie and craft featuring a huge, helpful robot. Ages 5 & up. Space is limited. PG

05/25

Tertulia Literaria: "Buenos días, camaradas," de Ondjaki

(Book Discussion, in Spanish: "Good morning, Comrades," by Ondjaki)

Wed, May 25, 3:00 pm
Miércoles, 25 de mayo,  3:00 pm

Las copias impresas están disponibles en el escritorio de Información. (60 min.) Presented by Greenacres Branch.

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Las copias impresas están disponibles en el escritorio de Información. (60 min.) 

05/25

Anime Club

Wed, May 25, 3:30 pm

If you like manga, anime, J-Pop, light novels or anything related to them, then stop on by watch anime series and movies every Thursday with us. Snacks provided. Grades 6-12. First come, first served. (90 min.) Presented by Belle Glade Branch.

About this Series

If you like manga, anime, J-Pop, light novels or anything related to them, then stop on by watch anime series and movies every Thursday with us. Snacks provided. Grades 6-12. First come, first served. (90 min.) 

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Super Silly Stories

Wed, May 25, 3:30 pm

Join us for fun stories, songs and a craft. Ages 5 & up. Space is limited. (30 min.) Presented by Gardens Branch.

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Join us for fun stories, songs and a craft. Ages 5 & up. Space is limited. (30 min.) 

05/25

Afternoon Wii/Nintendo Switch Games

Wed, May 25, 5:00 pm

Relax with some video games. Limit 12. First come, first served. (45 min.) Presented by Clarence E. Anthony Branch.

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Relax with some video games. Limit 12. First come, first served. (45 min.) 

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Snuggle Up, Sleepy Head

Wed, May 25, 5:00 pm

Cozy up in your favorite pajamas! Grab your furry friends and settle in with your family to listen to a virtual summer-themed storytime before bed. Ages 5-12. (60 min.) Presented by Belle Glade Branch.

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Cozy up in your favorite pajamas! Grab your furry friends and settle in with your family to listen to a virtual summer-themed storytime before bed. Ages 5-12. (60 min.) 

05/25

Teen Hangout: How Creative Are You?

Wed, May 25, 5:00 pm

Use different mediums and show us what you create. A prize will be given for the most creative piece. Ages 12-18. (45 min.) Presented by Loula V. York Branch.

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Use different mediums and show us what you create. A prize will be given for the most creative piece. Ages 12-18. (45 min.) 

05/25

Are You Board? Game Online!: Living Forest

Wed, May 25, 5:30 pm

Bored? Good! Get board with us for an online version of our tabletop game night! Create an account on Discord and www.boardgamearena.com to join us and play. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) Presented by Jupiter Branch.

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Bored? Good! Get board with us for an online version of our tabletop game night! Create an account on Discord and www.boardgamearena.com to join us and play. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) 

05/25

Bay tete ak Manje pou Tibebe (Breastfeeding)

Wed, May 25, 6:30 pm
Mèkredi, 25 Mè,  6:30 pm

Enstriktè a pral montre avantaj ak metòd pou bay tete. Healthy Mothers Healthy Babies Coalition of PBC bay pwogram edikasyonèl gratis pou paran ak patnè sipò yo atravè pwogram Small Steps Great Parents nou an. (60 min.) Presented by Lantana Road Branch.

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Enstriktè a pral montre avantaj ak metòd pou bay tete. Healthy Mothers Healthy Babies Coalition of PBC bay pwogram edikasyonèl gratis pou paran ak patnè sipò yo atravè pwogram Small Steps Great Parents nou an. (60 min.) 

05/25

English Exchange

Wed, May 25, 6:30 pm

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. Limit 15. (60 min.) Presented by Lantana Road Branch.

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Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. Limit 15. (60 min.) 

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Gentle Yoga for Adults

Thu, May 26, 9:15 am

Increase flexibility and strength in pursuit of a quiet mind through this ancient practice of well-being. Wear comfortable exercise attire and bring your mat. Limit 9. (75 min.) Presented by Jupiter Branch.

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Increase flexibility and strength in pursuit of a quiet mind through this ancient practice of well-being. Wear comfortable exercise attire and bring your mat. Limit 9. (75 min.) 

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Book-A-Librarian

Thu, May 26, 10:00 am

Personalized attention in areas of computer, mobile devices and online resources, to name a few. Call 561-626-6133 to schedule your appointment. (45 min.) Presented by Gardens Branch.

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Personalized attention in areas of computer, mobile devices and online resources, to name a few. Call 561-626-6133 to schedule your appointment. (45 min.) 

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Virtual Sensory Storytime

Thu, May 26, 10:30 am

Inclusive storytime experience with stories, songs and sensory-focused activities. Kits available at all branches. A recording will be posted to our website. All ages. (30 min.) Presented by Hagen Ranch Road Branch.

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Inclusive storytime experience with stories, songs and sensory-focused activities. Kits available at all branches. A recording will be posted to our website. All ages. (30 min.) 

05/26

Book-A-Librarian

Thu, May 26, 11:00 am

Personalized attention in areas of computer, mobile devices and online resources, to name a few. Call 561-626-6133 to schedule your appointment. (45 min.) Presented by Gardens Branch.

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Personalized attention in areas of computer, mobile devices and online resources, to name a few. Call 561-626-6133 to schedule your appointment. (45 min.) 

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Computer: Basics

Thu, May 26, 11:30 am

In this series of three classes, learn the basics of a computer's components, how to use a keyboard and mouse and how to create, save, close and reopen files. Limit 6. (60 min.) Presented by Jupiter Branch.

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In this series of three classes, learn the basics of a computer's components, how to use a keyboard and mouse and how to create, save, close and reopen files. Limit 6. (60 min.) 

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Fundamentals of Drawing & Painting

Thu, May 26, 1:00 pm

Learn the fundamentals of drawing and painting -- the composition, color and more. Materials provided. Limit 10. (2 hr.) Presented by Tequesta Branch.

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Learn the fundamentals of drawing and painting -- the composition, color and more. Materials provided. Limit 10. (2 hr.) 

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Haitian Heritage Month Book Discussion: "Breath, Eyes, Memory," by Edwidge Danticat 

Thu, May 26, 1:30 pm
"Breath, Eyes, Memory," by Edwidge Danticat.  Preregister for this date.

Limit 10. (60 min.) Presented by Greenacres Branch.

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Limit 10. (60 min.) 

05/26"Breath, Eyes, Memory," by Edwidge Danticat.  Preregister for this date.

Celebrate Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month: A Showcase of Chinese Musical Instruments

Thu, May 26, 1:45 pm

Discover the history and immerse yourself in the folk melodies of Chinese traditional music. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister.  Presented by Wellington Branch.

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Discover the history and immerse yourself in the folk melodies of Chinese traditional music. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 

05/26

Book-A-Librarian

Thu, May 26, 2:00 pm

Personalized attention in areas of computer, mobile devices and online resources, to name a few. Call 561-626-6133 to schedule your appointment. (45 min.) Presented by Gardens Branch.

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Personalized attention in areas of computer, mobile devices and online resources, to name a few. Call 561-626-6133 to schedule your appointment. (45 min.) 

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Crepe Paper Flowers

Thu, May 26, 2:00 pm

Create a beautiful bouquet of paper flowers to take home and display. (90 min.) Presented by Main Library.

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Create a beautiful bouquet of paper flowers to take home and display. (90 min.) 

05/26

e-Book Office Hours

Thu, May 26, 2:00 pm

Learn to check out e-books from your own device in a one-on-one session. Bring your Library card and your smartphone, iPad or Kindle Fire; we'll get you started! Space is limited. (20 min.) Presented by Hagen Ranch Road Branch.

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Thu, May 26, 2:40 pm
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Thu, May 26, 3:20 pm
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Learn to check out e-books from your own device in a one-on-one session. Bring your Library card and your smartphone, iPad or Kindle Fire; we'll get you started! Space is limited. (20 min.) 

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English Exchange

Thu, May 26, 2:00 pm

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Presented by Hagen Ranch Road Branch.

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

05/26

Film Festival: Favorite Classic Movies

Thu, May 26, 2:00 pm
"The Philadelphia Story." ©Warner Bros. (112 min.)  TV-G 

Space is limited. Presented by West Boca Branch.

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Space is limited.

05/05"The Apartment." ©Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc. (125 min.)  TV-PG 
05/12"Breakfast at Tiffany's." ©Paramount Pictures. (115 min.)  TV-G 
05/19"The French Connection." ©Twentieth Century Fox. (103 min.)  R 
05/26"The Philadelphia Story." ©Warner Bros. (112 min.)  TV-G 

Microsoft Excel: Basics

Thu, May 26, 2:00 pm

Create spreadsheets and make simple charts. Limit 10. (60 min.) Presented by West Boynton Branch.

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Create spreadsheets and make simple charts. Limit 10. (60 min.) 

05/26

Password Protection & Password Managers

Thu, May 26, 2:00 pm

Learn and discuss the importance of creating, managing and remembering passwords to protect your online identity. (60 min.) Presented by Acreage Branch.

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Learn and discuss the importance of creating, managing and remembering passwords to protect your online identity. (60 min.) 

05/26

Tech Talk & Basic Computer Skills Lab

Ayuda básica de computación

Thu, May 26, 2:00 pm
Jueves, 26 de mayo,  2:00 pm

Need help navigating a website or using a computer? Library staff will provide one-on-one assistance to help you enhance your technology skills. Cupo limitado. Space is limited. (90 min.) Presented by Main Library.

¿Necesita ayuda para navegar un sitio web o usar una computadora? El personal de la biblioteca le brindará asistencia personalizada para ayudarlo a mejorar sus habilidades tecnológicas. Cupo limitado. (90 min.) 

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Need help navigating a website or using a computer? Library staff will provide one-on-one assistance to help you enhance your technology skills. Cupo limitado. Space is limited. (90 min.) 

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¿Necesita ayuda para navegar un sitio web o usar una computadora? El personal de la biblioteca le brindará asistencia personalizada para ayudarlo a mejorar sus habilidades tecnológicas. Cupo limitado. (90 min.) 
05/26

e-Book Office Hours

Thu, May 26, 2:20 pm

Learn to check out e-books from your own device in a one-on-one session. Bring your Library card and your smartphone, iPad or Kindle Fire; we'll get you started! Space is limited. (20 min.) Presented by Hagen Ranch Road Branch.

More Dates for This Activity

Thu, May 26, 2:40 pm
Thu, May 26, 3:00 pm
Thu, May 26, 3:20 pm
Thu, May 26, 3:40 pm
About this Series

Learn to check out e-books from your own device in a one-on-one session. Bring your Library card and your smartphone, iPad or Kindle Fire; we'll get you started! Space is limited. (20 min.) 

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Cricut for Beginners

Thu, May 26, 2:30 pm

Learn how to use the Cricut, a cutting machine for crafting. Limit 10. (90 min.) Presented by Lantana Road Branch.

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Learn how to use the Cricut, a cutting machine for crafting. Limit 10. (90 min.) 

05/26

Let the Games Begin!

Thu, May 26, 2:30 pm

Join us for a moment of relaxation as we play bingo and UNO to celebrate another successful school year. Games and prizes will be provided. Ages 12-18. Limit 10. (90 min.) Presented by Belle Glade Branch.

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Join us for a moment of relaxation as we play bingo and UNO to celebrate another successful school year. Games and prizes will be provided. Ages 12-18. Limit 10. (90 min.) 

05/26

e-Book Office Hours

Thu, May 26, 2:40 pm

Learn to check out e-books from your own device in a one-on-one session. Bring your Library card and your smartphone, iPad or Kindle Fire; we'll get you started! Space is limited. (20 min.) Presented by Hagen Ranch Road Branch.

More Dates for This Activity

Thu, May 26, 3:00 pm
Thu, May 26, 3:20 pm
Thu, May 26, 3:40 pm
About this Series

Learn to check out e-books from your own device in a one-on-one session. Bring your Library card and your smartphone, iPad or Kindle Fire; we'll get you started! Space is limited. (20 min.) 

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e-Book Office Hours

Thu, May 26, 3:00 pm

Learn to check out e-books from your own device in a one-on-one session. Bring your Library card and your smartphone, iPad or Kindle Fire; we'll get you started! Space is limited. (20 min.) Presented by Hagen Ranch Road Branch.

More Dates for This Activity

Thu, May 26, 2:40 pm
Thu, May 26, 3:20 pm
Thu, May 26, 3:40 pm
About this Series

Learn to check out e-books from your own device in a one-on-one session. Bring your Library card and your smartphone, iPad or Kindle Fire; we'll get you started! Space is limited. (20 min.) 

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Happy Tai Chi

Thu, May 26, 3:00 pm

Presented by Master Jennifer W. Yu, 6th Generation of China's Yang Family Tai Chi Chuan Lineage. (60 min.) Presented by West Boynton Branch.

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Presented by Master Jennifer W. Yu, 6th Generation of China's Yang Family Tai Chi Chuan Lineage. (60 min.) 

05/26

Transparent Language Online

Thu, May 26, 3:00 pm

Learn a second language using this simple and fun language-learning service. Library card required. Limit 10. (60 min.) Presented by Hagen Ranch Road Branch.

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Learn a second language using this simple and fun language-learning service. Library card required. Limit 10. (60 min.) 

05/26

e-Book Office Hours

Thu, May 26, 3:20 pm

Learn to check out e-books from your own device in a one-on-one session. Bring your Library card and your smartphone, iPad or Kindle Fire; we'll get you started! Space is limited. (20 min.) Presented by Hagen Ranch Road Branch.

More Dates for This Activity

Thu, May 26, 2:40 pm
Thu, May 26, 3:00 pm
Thu, May 26, 3:40 pm
About this Series

Learn to check out e-books from your own device in a one-on-one session. Bring your Library card and your smartphone, iPad or Kindle Fire; we'll get you started! Space is limited. (20 min.) 

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Drawing Club: Let's Draw, Create & Color!

Thu, May 26, 3:30 pm

Join us for our ongoing art club and create a new drawings every week! Ages 7-12. Limit 6. (45 min.) Presented by Okeechobee Boulevard Branch.

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Join us for our ongoing art club and create a new drawings every week! Ages 7-12. Limit 6. (45 min.) 

05/26

Musical Roots of the British Invasion Bands: Part 2

Thu, May 26, 3:30 pm

Learn about and listen to recordings which inspired The Rolling Stones, The Animals, and others. (60 min.) Presented by Gardens Branch.

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Learn about and listen to recordings which inspired The Rolling Stones, The Animals, and others. (60 min.) 

05/26

e-Book Office Hours

Thu, May 26, 3:40 pm

Learn to check out e-books from your own device in a one-on-one session. Bring your Library card and your smartphone, iPad or Kindle Fire; we'll get you started! Space is limited. (20 min.) Presented by Hagen Ranch Road Branch.

More Dates for This Activity

Thu, May 26, 2:40 pm
Thu, May 26, 3:00 pm
Thu, May 26, 3:20 pm
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Learn to check out e-books from your own device in a one-on-one session. Bring your Library card and your smartphone, iPad or Kindle Fire; we'll get you started! Space is limited. (20 min.) 

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Skip to My Loom

Thu, May 26, 4:00 pm

Explore fiber arts while making your own woven wall hanging!  Ages 8-12. Limit 15. (60 min.) Presented by Glades Road Branch.

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Explore fiber arts while making your own woven wall hanging!  Ages 8-12. Limit 15. (60 min.) 

05/26

Teen Advisory Board (TAB)

Thu, May 26, 5:00 pm

Plan and develop future events, brainstorm new ideas and areas of interest. Earn community service hours. Ages 12-17. Space is limited. (60 min.) Presented by Gardens Branch.

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Plan and develop future events, brainstorm new ideas and areas of interest. Earn community service hours. Ages 12-17. Space is limited. (60 min.) 

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Indoor Gardening Club

Thu, May 26, 6:30 pm

Beginners and experts gather to share ideas, cuttings and a love of indoor gardens. Learn about growing vegetables indoors and take a veggie seedling home. Limit 20. (90 min.) Presented by Lantana Road Branch.

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Beginners and experts gather to share ideas, cuttings and a love of indoor gardens. Learn about growing vegetables indoors and take a veggie seedling home. Limit 20. (90 min.) 

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Cybersecurity

Fri, May 27, 10:00 am

Learn some of the different techniques used to get your information and how to avoid becoming a victim of fraud. Limit 10. (60 min.) Presented by Lantana Road Branch.

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Learn some of the different techniques used to get your information and how to avoid becoming a victim of fraud. Limit 10. (60 min.) 

05/27

ACTIVITY FULL Little Learners: Art Lab

Fri, May 27, 11:15 am

Explore the big world of art! Dress for a mess. Ages 3-5. Limit 30. (45 min.) Presented by Wellington Branch.

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Explore the big world of art! Dress for a mess. Ages 3-5. Limit 30. (45 min.) 

05/27

One, Two, Stitch!

Fri, May 27, 3:15 pm

Learn new embroidery stitches by creating your own sampler. Ages 10-17. Space is limited. (45 min.) Presented by Jupiter Branch.

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Learn new embroidery stitches by creating your own sampler. Ages 10-17. Space is limited. (45 min.) 

05/27

canCode

Fri, May 27, 3:30 pm

Learn the basics of computer science in this weekly workshop using the online platform Scratch. Learn more at www.canCode.us. Grades K-2. (60 min.) Presented by Main Library.

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Learn the basics of computer science in this weekly workshop using the online platform Scratch. Learn more at www.canCode.us. Grades K-2. (60 min.) 

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Chess Club for Kids

Fri, May 27, 3:30 pm

Learn how to play or brush up on your skills and then square off with an opponent. Ages 5 & up. Space is limited. (90 min.) Presented by Lantana Road Branch.

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Learn how to play or brush up on your skills and then square off with an opponent. Ages 5 & up. Space is limited. (90 min.) 

05/27

English Exchange

Sat, May 28, 10:00 am

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. Limit 15. (90 min.) Presented by Okeechobee Boulevard Branch.

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Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. Limit 15. (90 min.) 

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