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Activities & Events for All Ages

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E.g., 06/19/2018
E.g., 06/19/2018

Bead Blast

Acreage Branch
Wed, Jun 20, 3:30 pm

Any bracelet can be a friendship bracelet if you give it to your BFF. Make your own to keep or share with a friend using our collection of cool beads. Ages 6 & up. (60 min.) 

About this Series

Any bracelet can be a friendship bracelet if you give it to your BFF. Make your own to keep or share with a friend using our collection of cool beads. Ages 6 & up. (60 min.) 

06/20

Summer Game Nights

Acreage Branch
Wed, Jun 20, 6:00 pm

Enjoy special summer gaming with friends at our tabletop role-playing games, PS4 multiplayer games, and unusual new card and board games. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (2.5 hr.) 

About this Series

Enjoy special summer gaming with friends at our tabletop role-playing games, PS4 multiplayer games, and unusual new card and board games. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (2.5 hr.) 

06/06
06/13
06/20
06/27Featuring: Oculus Rift. 

Adult Coloring Club

Acreage Branch
Wed, Jun 20, 6:30 pm

Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Coloring pages and materials provided, or bring your own coloring book.  Ages 16 & up. (2 hr.) 

About this Series

Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Coloring pages and materials provided, or bring your own coloring book.  Ages 16 & up. (2 hr.) 

06/20

English Exchange

Acreage Branch
Thu, Jun 21, 2:00 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, Jun 28, 2:00 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.

06/07
06/14
06/21
06/28

Pokémon Club

Acreage Branch
Thu, Jun 21, 2:00 pm

Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. Ages 6-12. (90 min.) 

About this Series

Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. Ages 6-12. (90 min.) 

06/21

Cookie Book Club

Acreage Branch
Thu, Jun 21, 4:00 pm

Step 1: Grab a copy of the book, "My Name Is María Isabel," by Alma Flor Ada. Step 2: Read it. Step 3: Eat cookies and share your thoughts about the book. Snacks provided. Ages 8-12. (60 min.) 

About this Series

Step 1: Grab a copy of the book, "My Name Is María Isabel," by Alma Flor Ada. Step 2: Read it. Step 3: Eat cookies and share your thoughts about the book. Snacks provided. Ages 8-12. (60 min.) 

06/21

Sit 'n' Stitch

Acreage Branch
Thu, Jun 21, 5:00 pm

Learn crochet fundamentals and socialize while you work. Share your ideas and knowledge. Some materials provided. Ages 9 & up. (2 hr.) 

About this Series

Learn crochet fundamentals and socialize while you work. Share your ideas and knowledge. Some materials provided. Ages 9 & up. (2 hr.) 

06/14
06/21

Love Is a Rainbow

Acreage Branch
Fri, Jun 22, 3:30 pm

Celebrate LGBT Pride Month with stories of love between family, friends, kids and pets. Make a rainbow suncatcher and eat a rainbow sprinkle cookie, too. Snacks provided. Ages 4 & up. (60 min.) 

About this Series

Celebrate LGBT Pride Month with stories of love between family, friends, kids and pets. Make a rainbow suncatcher and eat a rainbow sprinkle cookie, too. Snacks provided. Ages 4 & up. (60 min.) 

06/22

Toddler Art Time

Acreage Branch
Sat, Jun 23, 10:15 am

Bring the little ones to this experiential art class designed just for your tiny artists. Dress to get messy. Ages 1-2. Space is limited. (30 min.) 

About this Series

Bring the little ones to this experiential art class designed just for your tiny artists. Dress to get messy. Ages 1-2. Space is limited. (30 min.) 

06/09
06/23

Dungeons & Dragons

Acreage Branch
Sat, Jun 23, 2:00 pm
(2.5 hr.) 

Adventure in the world of Dungeons & Dragons with fellow wizards, warriors and battle evil monsters to bring goodness back to the world. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited.

About this Series

Adventure in the world of Dungeons & Dragons with fellow wizards, warriors and battle evil monsters to bring goodness back to the world. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited.

06/02 (2.5 hr.) 
06/09 (2.5 hr.) 
06/16Mini-Marathon.  (4.5 hr.) 
06/23 (2.5 hr.) 
06/30 (2.5 hr.) 

Scrapbooking Club

Acreage Branch
Sat, Jun 23, 2:30 pm

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

About this Series

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

06/23

Book Chat: "The Light Between the Oceans," by M.L. Stedman 

Acreage Branch
Sun, Jun 24, 2:00 pm

Books available for borrowing. Refreshments provided. (90 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

About this Series

Books available for borrowing. Refreshments provided. (90 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

06/24

Make Some Noise!

Acreage Branch
Tue, Jun 26, 2:00 pm

Bring home some rhythm and groove with instruments you can make and give your ears a workout with some sound experiments and games for you to try. Ages 5 & up. Space is limited. (45 min.) 

More Dates for This Activity

Tue, Jun 26, 3:15 pm
About this Series

Bring home some rhythm and groove with instruments you can make and give your ears a workout with some sound experiments and games for you to try. Ages 5 & up. Space is limited. (45 min.) 

06/26
06/26

Make Some Noise!

Acreage Branch
Tue, Jun 26, 3:15 pm

Bring home some rhythm and groove with instruments you can make and give your ears a workout with some sound experiments and games for you to try. Ages 5 & up. Space is limited. (45 min.) 

More Dates for This Activity

Tue, Jun 26, 2:00 pm
About this Series

Bring home some rhythm and groove with instruments you can make and give your ears a workout with some sound experiments and games for you to try. Ages 5 & up. Space is limited. (45 min.) 

06/26
06/26

Summer Sticker Art

Acreage Branch
Tue, Jun 26, 6:30 pm

Use scissors, glue, paper, a variety of stickers and more to make a totally personalized masterpiece. Ages 6-12. (60 min.) 

About this Series

Use scissors, glue, paper, a variety of stickers and more to make a totally personalized masterpiece. Ages 6-12. (60 min.) 

06/26

Oculus Rift Virtual Reality Experience

Acreage Branch
Wed, Jun 27, 2:00 pm

Explore, learn, create and play; immerse yourself in a 3-D environment!  First come, first served. (2 hr.) 

About this Series

Explore, learn, create and play; immerse yourself in a 3-D environment!  First come, first served. (2 hr.) 

06/27

Summer Game Nights

Acreage Branch
Wed, Jun 27, 6:00 pm
Featuring: Oculus Rift. 

Enjoy special summer gaming with friends at our tabletop role-playing games, PS4 multiplayer games, and unusual new card and board games. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (2.5 hr.) 

About this Series

Enjoy special summer gaming with friends at our tabletop role-playing games, PS4 multiplayer games, and unusual new card and board games. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (2.5 hr.) 

06/06
06/13
06/20
06/27Featuring: Oculus Rift. 

English Exchange

Acreage Branch
Thu, Jun 28, 2:00 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, Jun 21, 2:00 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.

06/07
06/14
06/21
06/28

LEGO® Bricks

Acreage Branch
Thu, Jun 28, 2:00 pm

Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-12. (90 min.) 

About this Series

Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-12. (90 min.) 

06/28

Teen Trivia

Acreage Branch
Thu, Jun 28, 6:30 pm

We'll cover 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

We'll cover 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.) 

06/28

Can You Make Soup out of a Stone?

Acreage Branch
Fri, Jun 29, 3:30 pm

Experience the story of hungry travelers, suspicious villagers and the lesson of sharing. Then play a game and help us make real "stone soup" to drink! Snacks provided. Ages 4-8. (60 min.) 

About this Series

Experience the story of hungry travelers, suspicious villagers and the lesson of sharing. Then play a game and help us make real "stone soup" to drink! Snacks provided. Ages 4-8. (60 min.) 

06/29

Dungeons & Dragons

Acreage Branch
Sat, Jun 30, 2:00 pm
(2.5 hr.) 

Adventure in the world of Dungeons & Dragons with fellow wizards, warriors and battle evil monsters to bring goodness back to the world. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited.

About this Series

Adventure in the world of Dungeons & Dragons with fellow wizards, warriors and battle evil monsters to bring goodness back to the world. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited.

06/02 (2.5 hr.) 
06/09 (2.5 hr.) 
06/16Mini-Marathon.  (4.5 hr.) 
06/23 (2.5 hr.) 
06/30 (2.5 hr.)