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E.g., 10/15/2018
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English Exchange

Greenacres Branch
Tue, Oct 16, 1:00 pm

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

More Dates for This Activity

Tue, Oct 23, 1:00 pm
Tue, Oct 30, 1:00 pm
About this Series

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

10/02
10/09
10/16
10/23
10/30

PJ Story Time

Greenacres Branch
Tue, Oct 16, 6:30 pm

Wear a costume or pajamas and listen to stories about pumpkins and fall, then decorate a little pumpkin to take home. Ages 4-7. (45 min.) Call (561) 641-9100 to preregister.

About this Series

Wear a costume or pajamas and listen to stories about pumpkins and fall, then decorate a little pumpkin to take home. Ages 4-7. (45 min.) Call (561) 641-9100 to preregister.

10/16

Monster Mash

Greenacres Branch
Wed, Oct 17, 4:00 pm

Create creepy, super silly or weird and wacky monsters using a variety of materials. No two monsters will be alike! Ages 5-8. (45 min.) Call (561) 641-9100 to preregister.

About this Series

Create creepy, super silly or weird and wacky monsters using a variety of materials. No two monsters will be alike! Ages 5-8. (45 min.) Call (561) 641-9100 to preregister.

10/17

Book & Film Discussion

Greenacres Branch
Thu, Oct 18, 1:30 pm
"The Sense of an Ending." ©Lions Gate Films Inc. (108 min.) Film viewing and discussion.  (2 hr.) PG-13 

Call (561) 641-9100 to preregister.

About this Series

Call (561) 641-9100 to preregister.

10/04"The Sense of an Ending," by Julian Barnes. Book discussion.  (60 min.) 
10/18"The Sense of an Ending." ©Lions Gate Films Inc. (108 min.) Film viewing and discussion.  (2 hr.) PG-13 

Tiny Tot Art: Fall & Halloween

Greenacres Branch
Fri, Oct 19, 11:00 am

Join us for a special art class designed specifically for little hands. Fall and Halloween will be the theme for this class. Ages 18-36. (30 min.) Call (561) 641-9100 to preregister.

About this Series

Join us for a special art class designed specifically for little hands. Fall and Halloween will be the theme for this class. Ages 18-36. (30 min.) Call (561) 641-9100 to preregister.

10/19

Sensory Story Time

Greenacres Branch
Sat, Oct 20, 11:00 am

Stories, songs, crafts and movement activities specially designed for children with sensory challenges. All ages. (35 min.) Call (561) 641-9100 to preregister.

About this Series

Stories, songs, crafts and movement activities specially designed for children with sensory challenges. All ages. (35 min.) Call (561) 641-9100 to preregister.

10/20

Movie Matinee

Greenacres Branch
Sat, Oct 20, 2:00 pm

"Easy A." ©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (92 min.) In recognition of Bully Prevention Month. Call (561) 641-9100 to preregister.PG-13

About this Series

"Easy A." ©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (92 min.) In recognition of Bully Prevention Month. Call (561) 641-9100 to preregister.PG-13

10/20

English Exchange

Greenacres Branch
Tue, Oct 23, 1:00 pm

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

More Dates for This Activity

Tue, Oct 16, 1:00 pm
Tue, Oct 30, 1:00 pm
About this Series

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

10/02
10/09
10/16
10/23
10/30

Cardboard Car Drive-In

Greenacres Branch
Tue, Oct 23, 6:30 pm

Transform cardboard boxes into cool, kid-friendly cars and park in front of the big screen to watch the show! Ages 4-7. (45 min.) Call (561) 641-9100 to preregister.

About this Series

Transform cardboard boxes into cool, kid-friendly cars and park in front of the big screen to watch the show! Ages 4-7. (45 min.) Call (561) 641-9100 to preregister.

10/23

Spooky Slime

Greenacres Branch
Wed, Oct 24, 4:00 pm

Every haunted home should have some slime. Concoct a batch for an ooey-gooey good time. Ages 8-12. Space is limited. (45 min.) Call (561) 641-9100 to preregister.

About this Series

Every haunted home should have some slime. Concoct a batch for an ooey-gooey good time. Ages 8-12. Space is limited. (45 min.) Call (561) 641-9100 to preregister.

10/24

Halloween Hullabaloo!

Greenacres Branch
Sat, Oct 27, 11:00 am

Stroll through our “pumpkin patch” and enjoy fun fall activities, a puppet show, and crafts. Wear your special costume and don’t be late! Ages 3-12. (45 min.) Call (561) 641-9100 to preregister.

About this Series

Stroll through our “pumpkin patch” and enjoy fun fall activities, a puppet show, and crafts. Wear your special costume and don’t be late! Ages 3-12. (45 min.) Call (561) 641-9100 to preregister.

10/27

Pumpkin Pizzazz!

Greenacres Branch
Sat, Oct 27, 3:00 pm

Break out the Sharpie® markers, paint and glitter. Mini pumpkins are ready for their faces: funny or ghoulish, friendly or scary – you decide! Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (45 min.) Call (561) 641-9100 to preregister.

About this Series

Break out the Sharpie® markers, paint and glitter. Mini pumpkins are ready for their faces: funny or ghoulish, friendly or scary – you decide! Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (45 min.) Call (561) 641-9100 to preregister.

10/27

English Exchange

Greenacres Branch
Tue, Oct 30, 1:00 pm

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

More Dates for This Activity

Tue, Oct 16, 1:00 pm
Tue, Oct 23, 1:00 pm
About this Series

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

10/02
10/09
10/16
10/23
10/30

Rock 'n' Roll Halloween

Greenacres Branch
Tue, Oct 30, 6:30 pm

Turn rocks into monsters, ghosts, bugs and more using permanent markers and your imagination! Then, ghosts will roll when you step up and go bowling for ghouls. Ages 7-11. (45 min.) Call (561) 641-9100 to preregister.

About this Series

Turn rocks into monsters, ghosts, bugs and more using permanent markers and your imagination! Then, ghosts will roll when you step up and go bowling for ghouls. Ages 7-11. (45 min.) Call (561) 641-9100 to preregister.

10/30