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E.g., 11/20/2019
E.g., 11/20/2019

Career Transitions

Acreage Branch
Tue, Nov 19, 2:00 pm

An online guidance center that helps you browse career paths, build a résumé, create a cover letter, interview simulation practice and much more! (60 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

About this Series

An online guidance center that helps you browse career paths, build a résumé, create a cover letter, interview simulation practice and much more! (60 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

11/19

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

Acreage Branch
Tue, Nov 19, 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.

More Dates for This Activity

Tue, Nov 26, 2:45 pm
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.

11/05
11/12
11/19
11/26

LearningExpress Library™ for Teens!

Acreage Branch
Tue, Nov 19, 6:00 pm

Discover online tutorials, practice tests and e-books. Prepare for AP®, ACT®, SAT®, GED® tests and more. Learn techniques for career and job searching. (45 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

About this Series

Discover online tutorials, practice tests and e-books. Prepare for AP®, ACT®, SAT®, GED® tests and more. Learn techniques for career and job searching. (45 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

11/19

Let's Be Thankful

Acreage Branch
Wed, Nov 20, 11:15 am

Our circle of thanks celebrates stories, songs, activities and crafts all about appreciating the good people and things in our lives this Thanksgiving. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) 

About this Series

Our circle of thanks celebrates stories, songs, activities and crafts all about appreciating the good people and things in our lives this Thanksgiving. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) 

11/20

The Crop Circle: Scrapbooking Club

Acreage Branch
Wed, Nov 20, 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.

11/20

Dungeons & Dragons

Acreage Branch
Wed, Nov 20, 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.

11/20

English Exchange

Acreage Branch
Thu, Nov 21, 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.

11/07
11/14
11/21

After-School Game Time

Acreage Branch
Thu, Nov 21, 3:00 pm

Relax after school and have a blast with new and favorite board games and card games. Ages 6-12. (90 min.) 

About this Series

Relax after school and have a blast with new and favorite board games and card games. Ages 6-12. (90 min.) 

11/21

Thanksgiving Bingo!

Acreage Branch
Fri, Nov 22, 3:00 pm

Play the classic game with a holiday twist! Chocolate bingo markers and prizes add to the fun! Ages 4 & up. (45 min.) 

About this Series

Play the classic game with a holiday twist! Chocolate bingo markers and prizes add to the fun! Ages 4 & up. (45 min.) 

11/22

Gentle Yoga & Meditation

Acreage Branch
Sat, Nov 23, 10:30 am

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.

11/23

Dungeons & Dragons

Acreage Branch
Sat, Nov 23, 2:00 pm

Adventure in the world of D&D with fellow wizards and warriors. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited. (2.5 hr.) 

More Dates for This Activity

Sat, Nov 30, 2:00 pm
About this Series

Adventure in the world of D&D with fellow wizards and warriors. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited. (2.5 hr.) 

11/09
11/16
11/23
11/30

Movie Matinee

Acreage Branch
Sat, Nov 23, 2:00 pm

"Godzilla: King of Monsters." ©Warner Bros. (132 min.) Popcorn provided. PG-13

About this Series

"Godzilla: King of Monsters." ©Warner Bros. (132 min.) Popcorn provided. PG-13

11/23

Playful Toddlers & Tykes

Acreage Branch
Mon, Nov 25, 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.) 

11/25

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

Acreage Branch
Tue, Nov 26, 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.

11/05
11/12
11/19
11/26

Dungeons & Dragons

Acreage Branch
Sat, Nov 30, 2:00 pm

Adventure in the world of D&D with fellow wizards and warriors. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited. (2.5 hr.) 

More Dates for This Activity

Sat, Nov 23, 2:00 pm
About this Series

Adventure in the world of D&D with fellow wizards and warriors. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited. (2.5 hr.) 

11/09
11/16
11/23
11/30

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

Acreage Branch
Tue, Dec 03, 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.

More Dates for This Activity

Tue, Dec 10, 2:45 pm
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.

12/03
12/10

Pizza Chat

Acreage Branch
Tue, Dec 03, 6:30 pm

Chat about your favorite fandoms. Refreshments provided. Ages 12 & up. (90 min.) 

About this Series

Chat about your favorite fandoms. Refreshments provided. Ages 12 & up. (90 min.) 

12/03

Wonders of the Night Sky: Telescope Viewing Session

Acreage Branch
Tue, Dec 03, 7:00 pm

Encounter numerous celestial wonders with a telescope viewing provided by the Astronomical Society of the Palm Beaches. Weather conditions permitting. (90 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

About this Series

Encounter numerous celestial wonders with a telescope viewing provided by the Astronomical Society of the Palm Beaches. Weather conditions permitting. (90 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

12/03

Crafternoon: Holiday Ornaments

Acreage Branch
Wed, Dec 04, 2:00 pm

Create three unique ornaments to adorn your holiday home. Materials provided. Ages 14 & up. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

About this Series

Create three unique ornaments to adorn your holiday home. Materials provided. Ages 14 & up. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

12/04

Chapter Crafter Winter Fun

Acreage Branch
Wed, Dec 04, 3:00 pm

Stories and crafts for school-aged kids to enjoy. Ages 5-9. (45 min.) 

About this Series

Stories and crafts for school-aged kids to enjoy. Ages 5-9. (45 min.) 

12/04

Sewing 101

Acreage Branch
Wed, Dec 04, 6:00 pm

Interested in learning to sew? This class is for you! Learn the basics of using a sewing machine and turn your wishes into stitches. Basic materials provided. Ages 15 & up. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

About this Series

Interested in learning to sew? This class is for you! Learn the basics of using a sewing machine and turn your wishes into stitches. Basic materials provided. Ages 15 & up. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

12/04

English Exchange

Acreage Branch
Thu, Dec 05, 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, Dec 12, 1:30 pm
Thu, Dec 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.

12/05
12/12
12/19

Hooked on Crochet

Acreage Branch
Thu, Dec 05, 5:00 pm

Socialize while you crochet. Work on your current project and share ideas with new friends. Some materials provided. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

About this Series

Socialize while you crochet. Work on your current project and share ideas with new friends. Some materials provided. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

12/05

Children's Playful Yoga

Acreage Branch
Sat, Dec 07, 10:30 am

Bring the family and learn relaxing stretches with certified yoga instructor Dr. Maruti Ram Gudavalli. Bring water, a yoga mat and wear comfortable clothing. Ages 6-12. (60 min.) 

About this Series

Bring the family and learn relaxing stretches with certified yoga instructor Dr. Maruti Ram Gudavalli. Bring water, a yoga mat and wear comfortable clothing. Ages 6-12. (60 min.) 

12/07

Acoustic Java Jam

Acreage Branch
Sat, Dec 07, 2:00 pm

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

About this Series

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

12/07

Dungeons & Dragons

Acreage Branch
Sat, Dec 07, 2:00 pm
(2.5 hr.) 

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

About this Series

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

12/07 (2.5 hr.) 
12/14 (2.5 hr.) 
12/28Winter Adventure Marathon. (3.5 hr.) 

Sahaja Meditation

Acreage Branch
Sun, Dec 08, 2:00 pm

This time-honored technique reduces stress, brings better focus and helps you become more balanced. Ages 16 & up. (60 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

About this Series

This time-honored technique reduces stress, brings better focus and helps you become more balanced. Ages 16 & up. (60 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

12/08

Musical Toddlers & Tykes

Acreage Branch
Mon, Dec 09, 3:30 pm

Jam along to favorite story time songs with instruments. Ages 0-4. (30 min.) 

About this Series

Jam along to favorite story time songs with instruments. Ages 0-4. (30 min.) 

12/09

Become a Microsoft Publisher Pro

Acreage Branch
Tue, Dec 10, 2:00 pm

Make your next party fabulous! Learn to design invitations, banners, flyers, menus and more. Some computer experience required. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

About this Series

Make your next party fabulous! Learn to design invitations, banners, flyers, menus and more. Some computer experience required. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

12/10

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

Acreage Branch
Tue, Dec 10, 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.

More Dates for This Activity

Tue, Dec 03, 2:45 pm
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.

12/03
12/10

Holiday Card Crafting

Acreage Branch
Wed, Dec 11, 3:00 pm

Use color, sparkle and more to make personal holiday cards to give to family and friends. Ages 7 & up. (60 min.) 

About this Series

Use color, sparkle and more to make personal holiday cards to give to family and friends. Ages 7 & up. (60 min.) 

12/11

Dungeons & Dragons

Acreage Branch
Wed, Dec 11, 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.

12/11

How to Start a Business

Acreage Branch
Thu, Dec 12, 11:30 am

Learn the necessary steps to start, run and grow a small business. Presented by the Florida Women's Business Center. (90 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

About this Series

Learn the necessary steps to start, run and grow a small business. Presented by the Florida Women's Business Center. (90 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

12/12

English Exchange

Acreage Branch
Thu, Dec 12, 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, Dec 05, 1:30 pm
Thu, Dec 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.

12/05
12/12
12/19

Catch That Gingerbread!

Acreage Branch
Thu, Dec 12, 3:00 pm

Participate in a lively telling of the story of a runaway Gingerbread cookie and decorate some cookies of your own to eat or share. Snacks provided. All ages. (60 min.) 

About this Series

Participate in a lively telling of the story of a runaway Gingerbread cookie and decorate some cookies of your own to eat or share. Snacks provided. All ages. (60 min.) 

12/12

Game Night

Acreage Branch
Thu, Dec 12, 6:30 pm

Try new and favorite games. Bring friends or meet some. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) 

About this Series

Try new and favorite games. Bring friends or meet some. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) 

12/12

Gentle Yoga & Meditation

Acreage Branch
Sat, Dec 14, 10:30 am

Relax 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

Relax 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.

12/14

Dungeons & Dragons

Acreage Branch
Sat, Dec 14, 2:00 pm
(2.5 hr.) 

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

About this Series

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

12/07 (2.5 hr.) 
12/14 (2.5 hr.) 
12/28Winter Adventure Marathon. (3.5 hr.) 

Sewing Lab

Acreage Branch
Sat, Dec 14, 2:00 pm

Bring your current project, work on a pattern or practice sewing using one of our sewing machines or your own! Basic materials provided. Ages 15 & up. First come, first served. (2 hr.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

About this Series

Bring your current project, work on a pattern or practice sewing using one of our sewing machines or your own! Basic materials provided. Ages 15 & up. First come, first served. (2 hr.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

12/14

Paper Globes

Acreage Branch
Sun, Dec 15, 1:00 pm

Create unique triskele paper globes to decorate your home or use as a gift. Materials provided. Ages 16 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

About this Series

Create unique triskele paper globes to decorate your home or use as a gift. Materials provided. Ages 16 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

12/15

The Coloring Club: Winter

Acreage Branch
Mon, Dec 16, 6:00 pm

Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Coloring pages and materials provided or bring your own to work on. Ages 13 & up. (90 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

About this Series

Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Coloring pages and materials provided or bring your own to work on. Ages 13 & up. (90 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

12/16

Teen Trivia

Acreage Branch
Tue, Dec 17, 6:00 pm

Show off your knowledge of topics from cartoons to Cleopatra and fandoms to physics. Team up with friends and battle for bragging rights and pretty cool prizes! Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) 

About this Series

Show off your knowledge of topics from cartoons to Cleopatra and fandoms to physics. Team up with friends and battle for bragging rights and pretty cool prizes! Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) 

12/17

Holiday Movie & Crafternoon

Acreage Branch
Wed, Dec 18, 3:00 pm

"The Polar Express." ©Warner Bros. (100 min.) Make a craft as you watch this wondrous winter adventure inspired by a special visit to the North Pole! Ages 4 & up. G

About this Series

"The Polar Express." ©Warner Bros. (100 min.) Make a craft as you watch this wondrous winter adventure inspired by a special visit to the North Pole! Ages 4 & up. G

12/18

Book Arts

Acreage Branch
Wed, Dec 18, 6:00 pm

Learn the basics of book origami to transform your old books into works of art. Materials provided. Ages 16 & up. Limit 12. (60 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

About this Series

Learn the basics of book origami to transform your old books into works of art. Materials provided. Ages 16 & up. Limit 12. (60 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

12/18

English Exchange

Acreage Branch
Thu, Dec 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, Dec 05, 1:30 pm
Thu, Dec 12, 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.

12/05
12/12
12/19

Let It Snow!

Acreage Branch
Thu, Dec 19, 3:00 pm

Get in the winter spirit and celebrate the fun of snow! Play with "snow" in the library and make a fun snow craft. Ages 5-9. (60 min.) 

About this Series

Get in the winter spirit and celebrate the fun of snow! Play with "snow" in the library and make a fun snow craft. Ages 5-9. (60 min.) 

12/19

Book Chat: "The Tattooist of Auschwitz," by Heather Morris 

Acreage Branch
Thu, Dec 19, 6:00 pm

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

About this Series

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

12/19

Movie Matinee

Acreage Branch
Sat, Dec 21, 2:00 pm

"Elf." ©New Line Cinema. (97 min.) Popcorn provided. PG

About this Series

"Elf." ©New Line Cinema. (97 min.) Popcorn provided. PG

12/21

Dungeons & Dragons

Acreage Branch
Sat, Dec 28, 1:00 pm
Winter Adventure Marathon. (3.5 hr.) 

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

About this Series

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

12/07 (2.5 hr.) 
12/14 (2.5 hr.) 
12/28Winter Adventure Marathon. (3.5 hr.)