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Beginning Mon, Apr 15, the hoopla monthly checkout limit will change from 12 to 7.
 
All Palm Beach County Library System locations will be closed on Sun, Apr 21 for Easter. No materials will be due on this day.
 

Activities & Events for All Ages

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Listen to a Podcast Companion to this month's Happenings.
E.g., 04/20/2019
E.g., 04/20/2019

Garden Talks

Acreage Branch
Sat, Apr 20, 10:30 am

Discuss different spaces and sizes of gardens with Master Gardener Chris Miller. Share ideas, seeds and seedlings. No knowledge is required. Ages 15 & up. (90 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

About this Series

Discuss different spaces and sizes of gardens with Master Gardener Chris Miller. Share ideas, seeds and seedlings. No knowledge is required. Ages 15 & up. (90 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

04/20

Don't Be a Punk! Recycle Your Junk!

Acreage Branch
Mon, Apr 22, 3:00 pm

Who uses CDs? We do! Recycle our old disks and plastic bottles to make sparkly bird feeders. Keep this trash out of the dump AND feed your local birds! Ages 7 & up. (60 min.) 

About this Series

Who uses CDs? We do! Recycle our old disks and plastic bottles to make sparkly bird feeders. Keep this trash out of the dump AND feed your local birds! Ages 7 & up. (60 min.) 

04/22

Zumbini: Dance & Play Together!

Acreage Branch
Tue, Apr 23, 10:15 am

Jump into these trendy physical, musical classes. Groove to world music in an upbeat environment for your little one and you. Ages 0-3. Space is limited. (45 min.) 

About this Series

Jump into these trendy physical, musical classes. Groove to world music in an upbeat environment for your little one and you. Ages 0-3. Space is limited. (45 min.) 

04/13
04/23

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

Acreage Branch
Tue, Apr 23, 3:00 pm

Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs. Grades K-5. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 

More Dates for This Activity

Tue, Apr 30, 3:00 pm
About this Series

Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs. Grades K-5. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 

04/02
04/09
04/23
04/30

Crafternoon: Spring Wreaths

Acreage Branch
Wed, Apr 24, 2:00 pm

Celebrate the new season by creating a beautiful spring wreath. Materials provided. Ages 15 & up. (2 hr.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

About this Series

Celebrate the new season by creating a beautiful spring wreath. Materials provided. Ages 15 & up. (2 hr.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

04/24

Book Chat: "Next Year in Havana," by Chanel Cleeton 

Acreage Branch
Wed, Apr 24, 6:00 pm

Refreshments provided. (90 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

About this Series

Refreshments provided. (90 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

04/24

Teen Trivia

Acreage Branch
Wed, Apr 24, 6:00 pm

Show off your knowledge of topics from cartoons to Cleopatra and fandom to physics! Team up with friends and battle to be the best! Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) 

About this Series

Show off your knowledge of topics from cartoons to Cleopatra and fandom to physics! Team up with friends and battle to be the best! Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) 

04/24

English Exchange

Acreage Branch
Thu, Apr 25, 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.

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.

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

Movies Rock With Rock Art

Acreage Branch
Thu, Apr 25, 3:00 pm

"The Rocketeer." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (108 min.) Enjoy a rocking movie that's out of this world and create colorful rocks that reflect your favorite hobbies, sports, animals and more! Ages 6 & up. PG

About this Series

"The Rocketeer." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (108 min.) Enjoy a rocking movie that's out of this world and create colorful rocks that reflect your favorite hobbies, sports, animals and more! Ages 6 & up. PG

04/25

Movie Matinee

Acreage Branch
Fri, Apr 26, 2:00 pm

"Crazy Rich Asians." ©Warner Bros. (120 min.) Popcorn provided. PG-13

About this Series

"Crazy Rich Asians." ©Warner Bros. (120 min.) Popcorn provided. PG-13

04/26

Nature Lovers Story Time

Acreage Branch
Sat, Apr 27, 11:15 am

Unearth stories and songs about protecting our planet and play a guessing game with native plants and animals. Then craft something new out of old books. 

About this Series

Unearth stories and songs about protecting our planet and play a guessing game with native plants and animals. Then craft something new out of old books. 

04/27

Dungeons & Dragons

Acreage Branch
Sat, Apr 27, 2:00 pm
(2.5 hr.) 

Adventure in the world of Dungeons & Dragons with fellow wizards and warriors. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited.

About this Series

Adventure in the world of Dungeons & Dragons with fellow wizards and warriors. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited.

04/06 (2.5 hr.) 
04/10Introductory Adventure: Magic School Mishap! (3 hr.) 
04/27 (2.5 hr.) 

Electric Java Jam

Acreage Branch
Sat, Apr 27, 2:00 pm

Experience a caffeinated collection of local talent or bring your electric instruments and jam out. Coffee provided. (2 hr.) 

About this Series

Experience a caffeinated collection of local talent or bring your electric instruments and jam out. Coffee provided. (2 hr.) 

04/27

Playful Toddlers & Tykes

Acreage Branch
Mon, Apr 29, 3:30 pm

Do your kids love our toddler and baby toys? Join us for a session of social playtime for the little ones. Ages 0-4. (30 min.) 

About this Series

Do your kids love our toddler and baby toys? Join us for a session of social playtime for the little ones. Ages 0-4. (30 min.) 

04/29

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

Acreage Branch
Tue, Apr 30, 3:00 pm

Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs. Grades K-5. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 

More Dates for This Activity

Tue, Apr 23, 3:00 pm
About this Series

Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs. Grades K-5. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 

04/02
04/09
04/23
04/30

Cross That Stitch

Acreage Branch
Tue, Apr 30, 5:30 pm

Love to cross-stitch? Choose from a variety of patterns to improve skills or bring your own current project. Materials provided. Ages 14 & up. Limit 10. (2 hr.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

About this Series

Love to cross-stitch? Choose from a variety of patterns to improve skills or bring your own current project. Materials provided. Ages 14 & up. Limit 10. (2 hr.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

04/30