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E.g., 07/19/2019
E.g., 07/19/2019

Blast Off Into Space: A Visit From NASA

Belle Glade Branch
Fri, Jul 19, 2:30 pm

A real NASA scientist will discuss our diverse solar system in this interactive activity. Ages 5 & up. (45 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

About this Series

A real NASA scientist will discuss our diverse solar system in this interactive activity. Ages 5 & up. (45 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

07/19

Crafternoon

Belle Glade Branch
Sat, Jul 20, 2:30 pm

Stop in the story time room for a casual craft time. Ages 4 & up. (45 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

About this Series

Stop in the story time room for a casual craft time. Ages 4 & up. (45 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

07/06
07/20

Read & Paint

Belle Glade Branch
Mon, Jul 22, 2:00 pm
Grades K-2.

Each week features leveled books and art projects. Refreshments provided. Space is limited. (45 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

About this Series

Each week features leveled books and art projects. Refreshments provided. Space is limited. (45 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

07/01Grades K-2.
07/01Grades 3-5.
07/08Grades K-2.
07/08Grades 3-5.
07/15Grades K-2.
07/15Grades 3-5.
07/22Grades K-2.
07/22Grades 3-5.

Read & Paint

Belle Glade Branch
Mon, Jul 22, 3:00 pm
Grades 3-5.

Each week features leveled books and art projects. Refreshments provided. Space is limited. (45 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

About this Series

Each week features leveled books and art projects. Refreshments provided. Space is limited. (45 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

07/01Grades K-2.
07/01Grades 3-5.
07/08Grades K-2.
07/08Grades 3-5.
07/15Grades K-2.
07/15Grades 3-5.
07/22Grades K-2.
07/22Grades 3-5.

Anime Club

Belle Glade Branch
Tue, Jul 23, 1:00 pm

We'll have K-pop versus J-pop trivia and more. Refreshments provided. Grades 5-12. (60 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

About this Series

We'll have K-pop versus J-pop trivia and more. Refreshments provided. Grades 5-12. (60 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

07/23

Book-A-Librarian

Belle Glade Branch
Tue, Jul 23, 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.

More Dates for This Activity

Tue, Jul 30, 2:00 pm
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.

07/09
07/16
07/23
07/30

Transparent Language Online: French for Beginners

Belle Glade Branch
Tue, Jul 23, 2:00 pm

Learn French this summer using this simple and fun learning service. Ages 8 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

About this Series

Learn French this summer using this simple and fun learning service. Ages 8 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

07/23

Wii Just Dance Karaoke

Belle Glade Branch
Wed, Jul 24, 3:00 pm

Bring your friends and family for a Wii dance-off to the latest tunes! Refreshments provided. Ages 7 & up. Space is limited. (90 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

About this Series

Bring your friends and family for a Wii dance-off to the latest tunes! Refreshments provided. Ages 7 & up. Space is limited. (90 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

07/24

English Exchange

Belle Glade Branch
Thu, Jul 25, 1:00 pm

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call (561) 996-3453 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) 996-3453 to preregister.

07/11
07/18
07/25

Teen Cyber Safety

Belle Glade Branch
Thu, Jul 25, 4:00 pm

Judge Sherri L. Collins, Belle Glade, shares important security tips on how to proactively protect your online information. Refreshments provided. Grades 5-12. (45 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

About this Series

Judge Sherri L. Collins, Belle Glade, shares important security tips on how to proactively protect your online information. Refreshments provided. Grades 5-12. (45 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

07/25

Family Movie & Crafts

Belle Glade Branch
Sat, Jul 27, 11:00 am

"Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse." ©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (117 min.) Popcorn provided. Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.PG

About this Series

"Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse." ©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (117 min.) Popcorn provided. Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.PG

07/27

The Amazing Mr. A’s Star Force Spectacular!

Belle Glade Branch
Mon, Jul 29, 10:30 am

Don’t miss your chance to help unleash the force in this variety-style magic show! All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 

About this Series

Don’t miss your chance to help unleash the force in this variety-style magic show! All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 

07/29

Book-A-Librarian

Belle Glade Branch
Tue, Jul 30, 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.

More Dates for This Activity

Tue, Jul 23, 2:00 pm
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.

07/09
07/16
07/23
07/30

Fortnite & Super Smash Bros.

Belle Glade Branch
Tue, Jul 30, 5:00 pm

It's game night! Refreshments provided. Ages 5-12. Space is limited. (90 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

About this Series

It's game night! Refreshments provided. Ages 5-12. Space is limited. (90 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

07/16
07/30

Thank You Party & Line Dancing

Belle Glade Branch
Wed, Jul 31, 10:30 am

Slide to the left, slide to the right and slide right into some new line dances with Ms. Elaine. We'll have an ice cream sundae station to help you stay cool! All ages. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Wed, Jul 31, 3:00 pm
About this Series

Slide to the left, slide to the right and slide right into some new line dances with Ms. Elaine. We'll have an ice cream sundae station to help you stay cool! All ages. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

07/31
07/31

Thank You Party & Line Dancing

Belle Glade Branch
Wed, Jul 31, 3:00 pm

Slide to the left, slide to the right and slide right into some new line dances with Ms. Elaine. We'll have an ice cream sundae station to help you stay cool! All ages. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Wed, Jul 31, 10:30 am
About this Series

Slide to the left, slide to the right and slide right into some new line dances with Ms. Elaine. We'll have an ice cream sundae station to help you stay cool! All ages. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

07/31
07/31

English Exchange

Belle Glade Branch
Thu, Aug 01, 1:00 pm

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Thu, Aug 08, 1:00 pm |
Thu, Aug 15, 1:00 pm |
Thu, Aug 22, 1:00 pm |
Thu, Aug 29, 1:00 pm |
About this Series

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

08/01
08/08
08/15
08/22
08/29

Baby Play Date

Belle Glade Branch
Mon, Aug 05, 10:30 am

Features toys, baby board books, puppets, rhymes and songs. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.) 

More Dates for This Activity

Mon, Aug 12, 10:30 am
Mon, Aug 19, 10:30 am
Mon, Aug 26, 10:30 am
About this Series

Features toys, baby board books, puppets, rhymes and songs. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.) 

08/05
08/12
08/19
08/26

All Five Domino Fun

Belle Glade Branch
Tue, Aug 06, 1:00 pm

Math can be fun and exciting! Join us for dominoes to prove it. Snacks provided. Ages 7 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

About this Series

Math can be fun and exciting! Join us for dominoes to prove it. Snacks provided. Ages 7 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

08/06

Book-A-Librarian

Belle Glade Branch
Tue, Aug 06, 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.

More Dates for This Activity

Tue, Aug 13, 2:00 pm
Tue, Aug 20, 2:00 pm
Tue, Aug 27, 2:00 pm
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.

08/06
08/13
08/20
08/27

English Exchange

Belle Glade Branch
Thu, Aug 08, 1:00 pm

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Thu, Aug 01, 1:00 pm |
Thu, Aug 15, 1:00 pm |
Thu, Aug 22, 1:00 pm |
Thu, Aug 29, 1:00 pm |
About this Series

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

08/01
08/08
08/15
08/22
08/29

It's National Book Lovers Day!

Belle Glade Branch
Fri, Aug 09 (All day)

Stop by to explore new titles and rediscover some old favorites. All ages.

About this Series

Stop by to explore new titles and rediscover some old favorites. All ages.

08/09

LEGO® Bricks & More

Belle Glade Branch
Sat, Aug 10, 11:00 am

Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks; jumbo blocks available. Ages 2 & up. (45 min.) 

About this Series

Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks; jumbo blocks available. Ages 2 & up. (45 min.) 

08/10

Back to School Makeup Workshop

Belle Glade Branch
Sat, Aug 10, 2:00 pm

Quick and easy makeup tips to rock the school year! Supplies provided. Grades 5-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

About this Series

Quick and easy makeup tips to rock the school year! Supplies provided. Grades 5-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

08/10

Baby Play Date

Belle Glade Branch
Mon, Aug 12, 10:30 am

Features toys, baby board books, puppets, rhymes and songs. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.) 

More Dates for This Activity

Mon, Aug 05, 10:30 am
Mon, Aug 19, 10:30 am
Mon, Aug 26, 10:30 am
About this Series

Features toys, baby board books, puppets, rhymes and songs. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.) 

08/05
08/12
08/19
08/26

Book-A-Librarian

Belle Glade Branch
Tue, Aug 13, 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.

More Dates for This Activity

Tue, Aug 06, 2:00 pm
Tue, Aug 20, 2:00 pm
Tue, Aug 27, 2:00 pm
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.

08/06
08/13
08/20
08/27

Playdough Play

Belle Glade Branch
Wed, Aug 14, 4:00 pm

Squish, knead, mold, paint and create! Dress to get messy. Ages 3 & up. (45 min.) 

About this Series

Squish, knead, mold, paint and create! Dress to get messy. Ages 3 & up. (45 min.) 

08/14

English Exchange

Belle Glade Branch
Thu, Aug 15, 1:00 pm

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Thu, Aug 01, 1:00 pm |
Thu, Aug 08, 1:00 pm |
Thu, Aug 22, 1:00 pm |
Thu, Aug 29, 1:00 pm |
About this Series

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

08/01
08/08
08/15
08/22
08/29

Crafternoon

Belle Glade Branch
Sat, Aug 17, 2:30 pm

Stop in the story time room for a casual craft time. Ages 4 & up. (45 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Sat, Aug 31, 2:30 pm
About this Series

Stop in the story time room for a casual craft time. Ages 4 & up. (45 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

08/17
08/31

Baby Play Date

Belle Glade Branch
Mon, Aug 19, 10:30 am

Features toys, baby board books, puppets, rhymes and songs. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.) 

More Dates for This Activity

Mon, Aug 05, 10:30 am
Mon, Aug 12, 10:30 am
Mon, Aug 26, 10:30 am
About this Series

Features toys, baby board books, puppets, rhymes and songs. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.) 

08/05
08/12
08/19
08/26

Book-A-Librarian

Belle Glade Branch
Tue, Aug 20, 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.

More Dates for This Activity

Tue, Aug 06, 2:00 pm
Tue, Aug 13, 2:00 pm
Tue, Aug 27, 2:00 pm
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.

08/06
08/13
08/20
08/27

Fortnite & Super Smash Bros.

Belle Glade Branch
Tue, Aug 20, 5:00 pm

It's game night! Grades 5-12. Space is limited. (90 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

About this Series

It's game night! Grades 5-12. Space is limited. (90 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

08/20

"Minecraft" Mania

Belle Glade Branch
Wed, Aug 21, 4:00 pm

Play "Minecraft Pocket Edition" using the Library's iPad or PS4. Ages 7 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

About this Series

Play "Minecraft Pocket Edition" using the Library's iPad or PS4. Ages 7 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

08/21

English Exchange

Belle Glade Branch
Thu, Aug 22, 1:00 pm

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Thu, Aug 01, 1:00 pm |
Thu, Aug 08, 1:00 pm |
Thu, Aug 15, 1:00 pm |
Thu, Aug 29, 1:00 pm |
About this Series

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

08/01
08/08
08/15
08/22
08/29

Adult Coloring Club

Belle Glade Branch
Sat, Aug 24, 10:30 am

Space is limited. First come, first served. (60 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

About this Series

Space is limited. First come, first served. (60 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

08/24

Kids Spa Date

Belle Glade Branch
Sat, Aug 24, 11:00 am

Bring a child, age 3-8, to a read together and a mani-pedi. Water-based nail polishes available. All ages. Space is limited. (90 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

About this Series

Bring a child, age 3-8, to a read together and a mani-pedi. Water-based nail polishes available. All ages. Space is limited. (90 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

08/24

Anime Club

Belle Glade Branch
Sat, Aug 24, 2:00 pm

Watch anime with your friends, talk about your favorite manga and discover new ones. Snacks provided. Grades 5-12. (60 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

About this Series

Watch anime with your friends, talk about your favorite manga and discover new ones. Snacks provided. Grades 5-12. (60 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

08/24

Baby Play Date

Belle Glade Branch
Mon, Aug 26, 10:30 am

Features toys, baby board books, puppets, rhymes and songs. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.) 

More Dates for This Activity

Mon, Aug 05, 10:30 am
Mon, Aug 12, 10:30 am
Mon, Aug 19, 10:30 am
About this Series

Features toys, baby board books, puppets, rhymes and songs. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.) 

08/05
08/12
08/19
08/26

Book-A-Librarian

Belle Glade Branch
Tue, Aug 27, 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.

More Dates for This Activity

Tue, Aug 06, 2:00 pm
Tue, Aug 13, 2:00 pm
Tue, Aug 20, 2:00 pm
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.

08/06
08/13
08/20
08/27

Pokémon Trading Card Game Night

Belle Glade Branch
Tue, Aug 27, 5:00 pm

Bring your own Pokemon cards or use the Library's TGC trainer kit. Ages 7 & up. Space is limited. (90 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

About this Series

Bring your own Pokemon cards or use the Library's TGC trainer kit. Ages 7 & up. Space is limited. (90 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

08/27

English Exchange

Belle Glade Branch
Thu, Aug 29, 1:00 pm

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Thu, Aug 01, 1:00 pm |
Thu, Aug 08, 1:00 pm |
Thu, Aug 15, 1:00 pm |
Thu, Aug 22, 1:00 pm |
About this Series

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

08/01
08/08
08/15
08/22
08/29

Crafternoon

Belle Glade Branch
Sat, Aug 31, 2:30 pm

Stop in the story time room for a casual craft time. Ages 4 & up. (45 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Sat, Aug 17, 2:30 pm
About this Series

Stop in the story time room for a casual craft time. Ages 4 & up. (45 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

08/17
08/31