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Drop-In Paint-By-Sticker: Unicorns & Magic

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Jun 25, 2:00 pm

Create a vibrant full-color "painting" one sticker at a time. All supplies provided. Ages 6-12. (45 min.) 

About this Series

Create a vibrant full-color "painting" one sticker at a time. All supplies provided. Ages 6-12. (45 min.) 

06/25

In Concert: Jason Colannino

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Jun 25, 3:00 pm

Singer and guitarist Jason Colannino performs selections from an impressive repertoire of folk, pop and rock songs. (60 min.) Preregister. 

About this Series

Singer and guitarist Jason Colannino performs selections from an impressive repertoire of folk, pop and rock songs. (60 min.) Preregister. 

06/25

Knit & Crochet With Project Linus

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Jun 26, 10:30 am

The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. Space is limited. First come, first served. (90 min.) 

About this Series

The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. Space is limited. First come, first served. (90 min.) 

06/05
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06/26

Make a Mini-Book About You

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Jun 26, 2:00 pm

Take a stack of old magazines, clip, fold and glue to create a little book all about yourself and what you like to do. All supplies provided. Ages 8-12. (45 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

About this Series

Take a stack of old magazines, clip, fold and glue to create a little book all about yourself and what you like to do. All supplies provided. Ages 8-12. (45 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

06/26

Reading Journal Workshop

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Jun 26, 2:00 pm

Decoupage the cover of your own reading journal. Get basic tips on organization and the best lists to mine for new books. All materials provided. (2 hr.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

About this Series

Decoupage the cover of your own reading journal. Get basic tips on organization and the best lists to mine for new books. All materials provided. (2 hr.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

06/26

Book Discussion: "The River," by Peter Heller 

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Jun 26, 6:30 pm

Copies available at the member services desk. (60 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

About this Series

Copies available at the member services desk. (60 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

06/20
06/26

Thursday Movie Matinee: Space Exploration

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Thu, Jun 27, 2:00 pm
"Apollo 13." ©Universal Pictures. (140 min.)  PG 

Popcorn provided. 

About this Series

Popcorn provided. 

06/06"2001: A Space Odyssey." ©Warner Bros. (139 min.)  G 
06/13"Gravity." ©Warner Bros. (91 min.)  PG-13 
06/20"First Man." ©Universal Pictures. (141 min.)  PG-13 
06/27"Apollo 13." ©Universal Pictures. (140 min.)  PG 

Fizzy Planet Bath Bomb

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Thu, Jun 27, 3:00 pm

Become one with your cosmic self by making a galaxy-themed bath bomb. All supplies provided. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

About this Series

Become one with your cosmic self by making a galaxy-themed bath bomb. All supplies provided. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

06/27

Writers' Workshop

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Thu, Jun 27, 3:30 pm

Have a turn reading your work. Offer constructive criticism to others. Guidelines for presenting will be provided at the first session of this six-session workshop. Limit 15. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Apr 01. 

About this Series

Have a turn reading your work. Offer constructive criticism to others. Guidelines for presenting will be provided at the first session of this six-session workshop. Limit 15. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Apr 01. 

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06/27

Report From Mars

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Fri, Jun 28, 10:00 am

Come write and act out skits about the weather at a fictitious settlement on Mars with the help of the CreationStation green screen and video camera. Ages 8 & up. Limit 10. (45 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Fri, Jun 28, 2:00 pm
About this Series

Come write and act out skits about the weather at a fictitious settlement on Mars with the help of the CreationStation green screen and video camera. Ages 8 & up. Limit 10. (45 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

06/28
06/28

Report From Mars

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Fri, Jun 28, 2:00 pm

Come write and act out skits about the weather at a fictitious settlement on Mars with the help of the CreationStation green screen and video camera. Ages 8 & up. Limit 10. (45 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Fri, Jun 28, 10:00 am
About this Series

Come write and act out skits about the weather at a fictitious settlement on Mars with the help of the CreationStation green screen and video camera. Ages 8 & up. Limit 10. (45 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

06/28
06/28

NASA Live: Start Your Week in Space

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Mon, Jul 01, 2:00 pm

Get introduced to NASA's Commercial Crew program in this online science presentation and stay for an "eggstronaut" parachute challenge. Ages 7-12. (60 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

About this Series

Get introduced to NASA's Commercial Crew program in this online science presentation and stay for an "eggstronaut" parachute challenge. Ages 7-12. (60 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

07/01

Planning for Long Term Care: Are You Prepared?

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Mon, Jul 01, 3:00 pm

Attorney Genny Bernstein will discuss Medicaid and Veteran benefits, eligibility requirements, gifting issues, misconceptions and more.  (60 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

About this Series

Attorney Genny Bernstein will discuss Medicaid and Veteran benefits, eligibility requirements, gifting issues, misconceptions and more.  (60 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

07/01

Storytelling: I'll Tell You Mine, If You'll Tell Me Yours

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Mon, Jul 01, 4:00 pm

Join storyteller Vera Fried and have fun sharing your stories and hearing from others. (60 min.) 

About this Series

Join storyteller Vera Fried and have fun sharing your stories and hearing from others. (60 min.) 

07/01

Drop-In Coloring Club

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Jul 02, 2:00 pm
Patriotic Pictures.

Come drop in to our Coloring Club and color your cares away! We’ll have coloring sheets, crayons, markers, colored pencils and more. All ages. (60 min.) 

About this Series

Come drop in to our Coloring Club and color your cares away! We’ll have coloring sheets, crayons, markers, colored pencils and more. All ages. (60 min.) 

07/02Patriotic Pictures.
07/23Christmas in July.

Knit & Crochet With Project Linus

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Jul 03, 10:30 am

The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. (90 min.) 

More Dates for This Activity

Wed, Jul 10, 10:30 am
Wed, Jul 17, 10:30 am
Wed, Jul 24, 10:30 am
Wed, Jul 31, 10:30 am
About this Series

The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. (90 min.) 

07/03
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07/31

Out of This World Karaoke!

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Jul 03, 2:00 pm

Space-themed songs such as "Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star" and "Part of Your World." Ages 7 & up. (60 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

About this Series

Space-themed songs such as "Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star" and "Part of Your World." Ages 7 & up. (60 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

07/03

Veterans Services of PBC

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Fri, Jul 05, 1:00 pm

Meet with representative Andy Reese to answer brief questions and learn about services. First come, first served. (4 hr.) 

About this Series

Meet with representative Andy Reese to answer brief questions and learn about services. First come, first served. (4 hr.) 

07/05

In Concert: Robert Ross

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Mon, Jul 08, 3:00 pm

Award-winning singer-songwriter, guitarist and harmonica player Robert Ross will perform blues, jazz, rock, soul and New Orleans gumbo. (60 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

About this Series

Award-winning singer-songwriter, guitarist and harmonica player Robert Ross will perform blues, jazz, rock, soul and New Orleans gumbo. (60 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

07/08

Meditation Fundamentals & Styles

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Jul 09, 3:00 pm

Learn about different types of meditation and the fundamentals. Improve breathing techniques and relax the mind and body. (60 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

About this Series

Learn about different types of meditation and the fundamentals. Improve breathing techniques and relax the mind and body. (60 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

07/09

Knit & Crochet With Project Linus

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Jul 10, 10:30 am

The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. (90 min.) 

More Dates for This Activity

Wed, Jul 03, 10:30 am
Wed, Jul 17, 10:30 am
Wed, Jul 24, 10:30 am
Wed, Jul 31, 10:30 am
About this Series

The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. (90 min.) 

07/03
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07/17
07/24
07/31

Mars Terrarium

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Jul 10, 2:00 pm

Space cadets, your skills are needed on Mars! It's up to you to make a terrarium to grow food on our future planet.  Ages 6-12. (45 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

About this Series

Space cadets, your skills are needed on Mars! It's up to you to make a terrarium to grow food on our future planet.  Ages 6-12. (45 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

07/10

Ukelele Learn & Jam

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Jul 10, 5:00 pm

Join Cheri Lindroth for a one hour lesson followed by a jam and singalong session. Bring your ukulele and music stand. All welcomed to listen or singalong!  (2 hr.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

About this Series

Join Cheri Lindroth for a one hour lesson followed by a jam and singalong session. Bring your ukulele and music stand. All welcomed to listen or singalong!  (2 hr.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

07/10

Thursday Movie Matinee: Galactic Encounters

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Thu, Jul 11, 2:00 pm
"Close Encounters of the Third Kind." ©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (137 min.)  PG 

Popcorn provided. Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

About this Series

Popcorn provided. Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

07/11"Close Encounters of the Third Kind." ©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (137 min.)  PG 
07/18"Contact." ©Warner Bros. (153 min.)  PG 
07/25"Arrival." ©Paramount Pictures. (116 min.)  PG-13 

Stellar Astrology

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Thu, Jul 11, 3:00 pm

Explore the 'science' behind astrology by learning how to read the stars and make your own inspiring horoscope. Ages 12-17. (45 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

About this Series

Explore the 'science' behind astrology by learning how to read the stars and make your own inspiring horoscope. Ages 12-17. (45 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

07/11

Touch-A-Truck Story Time

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Fri, Jul 12, 10:00 am

Rev up for some BIG truck fun with stories, songs and rhymes. Visit our parking lot where PBC Public Works staff show off their awesome vehicles! Ages 3-7. (60 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

About this Series

Rev up for some BIG truck fun with stories, songs and rhymes. Visit our parking lot where PBC Public Works staff show off their awesome vehicles! Ages 3-7. (60 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

07/12

The Amazing Mr. A’s Star Force Spectacular!

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Mon, Jul 15, 2:00 pm

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. 

07/15

Tell Your Moon Landing Story: An Oral History Podcast

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Mon, Jul 15, 3:00 pm

Where were you on July 16, 1969? Tell your story and learn about podcasting for our Apollo 11 Oral History Podcast. (60 min.) 

About this Series

Where were you on July 16, 1969? Tell your story and learn about podcasting for our Apollo 11 Oral History Podcast. (60 min.) 

07/15

Apollo 11's Historic Moon Landing

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Mon, Jul 15, 4:00 pm

View a special NASA webcast featuring a guided recreation of Apollo 11's journey.  Snacks provided. All ages. (60 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

About this Series

View a special NASA webcast featuring a guided recreation of Apollo 11's journey.  Snacks provided. All ages. (60 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

07/15

Celebrating Apollo 11's Historic Moon Landing

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Mon, Jul 15, 4:00 pm

View a special NASA webcast featuring a guided recreation of Apollo 11's journey.  Snacks provided. (60 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

About this Series

View a special NASA webcast featuring a guided recreation of Apollo 11's journey.  Snacks provided. (60 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

07/15

NASA Global Launch: Stomp Rockets

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Jul 16, 2:00 pm

It's a launch party! The fun starts with a NASA launch then build a stomp rocket and test it outside. Materials provided by the 4-H Club. Ages 8 & up. (45 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

About this Series

It's a launch party! The fun starts with a NASA launch then build a stomp rocket and test it outside. Materials provided by the 4-H Club. Ages 8 & up. (45 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

07/16

Talking With Your Doctor

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Jul 16, 3:00 pm

Learn how to take an interactive role in your health care and become an official partner of your health care team. (60 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

About this Series

Learn how to take an interactive role in your health care and become an official partner of your health care team. (60 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

07/16

Movie Magic

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Jul 16, 4:00 pm

"Guardians of the Galaxy." ©Marvel. (121 min.) Snacks provided. Ages 13-17. Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.PG-13

About this Series

"Guardians of the Galaxy." ©Marvel. (121 min.) Snacks provided. Ages 13-17. Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.PG-13

07/16

Knit & Crochet With Project Linus

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Jul 17, 10:30 am

The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. (90 min.) 

More Dates for This Activity

Wed, Jul 03, 10:30 am
Wed, Jul 10, 10:30 am
Wed, Jul 24, 10:30 am
Wed, Jul 31, 10:30 am
About this Series

The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. (90 min.) 

07/03
07/10
07/17
07/24
07/31

Crochet Collective

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Jul 17, 2:00 pm

Learn beginning techniques or bring current projects to share and work on. Beginners bring an H hook and light colored worsted yarn. (90 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

About this Series

Learn beginning techniques or bring current projects to share and work on. Beginners bring an H hook and light colored worsted yarn. (90 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

07/17

Family Fun Night: Loony Lunar Fun

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Jul 17, 6:00 pm

National Moon Day is right around the corner so let's have some looney fun with stories and activities for the whole family. Use Oreos to show moon phases. Refreshments provided. Ages 2-12. (45 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

About this Series

National Moon Day is right around the corner so let's have some looney fun with stories and activities for the whole family. Use Oreos to show moon phases. Refreshments provided. Ages 2-12. (45 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

07/17

Tertulia literaria: "Nos prometieron la gloria" de Mario Escobar

(Book Discussion, in Spanish: "They Promised Us the Glory," by Mario Escobar)

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Jul 17, 6:30 pm
Miércoles, 17 de julio,  6:30 pm

Las copias están disponibles en el mostrador de consulta. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 

About this Series

Las copias están disponibles en el mostrador de consulta. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 

07/17

LEGO® Bricks

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Thu, Jul 18, 2:00 pm

Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

About this Series

Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

07/18

Thursday Movie Matinee: Galactic Encounters

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Thu, Jul 18, 2:00 pm
"Contact." ©Warner Bros. (153 min.)  PG 

Popcorn provided. Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

About this Series

Popcorn provided. Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

07/11"Close Encounters of the Third Kind." ©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (137 min.)  PG 
07/18"Contact." ©Warner Bros. (153 min.)  PG 
07/25"Arrival." ©Paramount Pictures. (116 min.)  PG-13 

Book Discussion: "The Night Tiger," by Yangsze Choo 

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Thu, Jul 18, 3:00 pm

Copies of the book are available at the member services desk. (60 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Wed, Jul 24, 6:30 pm
About this Series

Copies of the book are available at the member services desk. (60 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

07/18
07/24

Joel Lerner's Magic

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Fri, Jul 19, 10:30 am

Be astounded! Be amazed! Be sure to come see one of our favorite magicians put on a great interactive show. All ages. (45 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

About this Series

Be astounded! Be amazed! Be sure to come see one of our favorite magicians put on a great interactive show. All ages. (45 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

07/19

Cartoons & Crayons

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Sat, Jul 20, 11:00 am

Saturdays are busy with shopping, cleaning and catching up after the work week. You and your little one(s) need a break! Color while watching cartoons. Ages 3 & up. (45 min.) 

About this Series

Saturdays are busy with shopping, cleaning and catching up after the work week. You and your little one(s) need a break! Color while watching cartoons. Ages 3 & up. (45 min.) 

07/20

Drop-In Coloring Club

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Jul 23, 2:00 pm
Christmas in July.

Come drop in to our Coloring Club and color your cares away! We’ll have coloring sheets, crayons, markers, colored pencils and more. All ages. (60 min.) 

About this Series

Come drop in to our Coloring Club and color your cares away! We’ll have coloring sheets, crayons, markers, colored pencils and more. All ages. (60 min.) 

07/02Patriotic Pictures.
07/23Christmas in July.

Dominoes

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Jul 23, 3:00 pm

Join us for a friendly game of dominoes. Double six and double nine sets available to play all the variants. You are welcome to bring a set. (90 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

About this Series

Join us for a friendly game of dominoes. Double six and double nine sets available to play all the variants. You are welcome to bring a set. (90 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

07/23

Knit & Crochet With Project Linus

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Jul 24, 10:30 am

The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. (90 min.) 

More Dates for This Activity

Wed, Jul 03, 10:30 am
Wed, Jul 10, 10:30 am
Wed, Jul 17, 10:30 am
Wed, Jul 31, 10:30 am
About this Series

The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. (90 min.) 

07/03
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07/17
07/24
07/31

Fabric Mixed Media Collage

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Jul 24, 2:00 pm

Personalize a mini canvas tote bag with a nature-inspired motif. Materials provided, but you can bring buttons and additional scrap bits to use or share. (2 hr.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

About this Series

Personalize a mini canvas tote bag with a nature-inspired motif. Materials provided, but you can bring buttons and additional scrap bits to use or share. (2 hr.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

07/24

Pajama Story Time: Dinosaur Crazy

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Jul 24, 6:00 pm

Get on your PJs and get ready to roar! It's an evening of stories, songs and fun. Ages 2-6. (30 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

About this Series

Get on your PJs and get ready to roar! It's an evening of stories, songs and fun. Ages 2-6. (30 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

07/24

Book Discussion: "The Night Tiger," by Yangsze Choo 

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Jul 24, 6:30 pm

Copies of the book are available at the member services desk. (60 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Thu, Jul 18, 3:00 pm
About this Series

Copies of the book are available at the member services desk. (60 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

07/18
07/24

Start Your Family History: Ancestry Basics

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Thu, Jul 25, 1:30 pm

Want to search your family history, but don’t know where to start? Dive into Ancestry and get started on your family tree in this basic instruction class. Limit 15. (60 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

About this Series

Want to search your family history, but don’t know where to start? Dive into Ancestry and get started on your family tree in this basic instruction class. Limit 15. (60 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

07/25

Elephantastic: Sew Fun

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Thu, Jul 25, 2:00 pm

Stitch a cute elephant in honor of "Threading the Needle Day." Ages 5-10. (45 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

About this Series

Stitch a cute elephant in honor of "Threading the Needle Day." Ages 5-10. (45 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

07/25