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Activities & Events for All Ages

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Job Help Center

Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Jun 20, 2:00 pm

Our librarians can help you with all of your job search needs, from creating a résumé to applying for jobs online. (2 hr.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

About this Series

Our librarians can help you with all of your job search needs, from creating a résumé to applying for jobs online. (2 hr.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

06/20

English Exchange

Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Jun 20, 6:30 pm

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

More Dates for This Activity

Wed, Jun 27, 6:30 pm
About this Series

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

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

Homestead Asset Protection Seminar

Lantana Road Branch
Thu, Jun 21, 2:00 pm

Jennifer Gomez will discuss Homestead Asset Protection including requirements for creditor protection. All ages. (90 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

About this Series

Jennifer Gomez will discuss Homestead Asset Protection including requirements for creditor protection. All ages. (90 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

06/21

Tween Chess Club

Lantana Road Branch
Thu, Jun 21, 2:30 pm

Chess is awesome and fun! Players are invited to test their skills against other players. If you don't know how to play, we'll teach you. Bring a friend. Ages 8-12. (90 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

About this Series

Chess is awesome and fun! Players are invited to test their skills against other players. If you don't know how to play, we'll teach you. Bring a friend. Ages 8-12. (90 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

06/07
06/21

Kindergarten Readiness

Preparación de kindergarten

Lantana Road Branch
Fri, Jun 22, 10:30 am
Viernes, 22 de junio,  10:30 am

We focus on the skills to know before entering kindergarten. It is recommended to attend all weekly sessions. Edades 4-5. Cupo limitado. Ages 4-5. Space is limited. (90 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.Se requiere registrarse. 

Clases centradas en habilidades necesarias para entrar en Kindergarten. Requiere asistencia a ocho clases. Edades 4-5. Cupo limitado. (90 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 

More Dates for This Activity

Fri, Jun 29, 10:30 am | Viernes, 29 de junio,  10:30 am
About this Series

We focus on the skills to know before entering kindergarten. It is recommended to attend all weekly sessions. Edades 4-5. Cupo limitado. Ages 4-5. Space is limited. (90 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.Se requiere registrarse. 

06/08
06/15
06/22
06/29
Clases centradas en habilidades necesarias para entrar en Kindergarten. Requiere asistencia a ocho clases. Edades 4-5. Cupo limitado. (90 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
06/08
06/15
06/22
06/29

Retro Movie Series

Lantana Road Branch
Fri, Jun 22, 2:30 pm
"Back to the Future." ©Universal Pictures. (116 min.)  PG 

Classics from the '80s and '90s. Snacks provided. Ages 8 & up. Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

About this Series

Classics from the '80s and '90s. Snacks provided. Ages 8 & up. Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

06/08"Raiders of the Lost Ark." ©Paramount Pictures. (115 min.)  PG 
06/15"The NeverEnding Story." ©Warner Bros. (94 min.)  PG 
06/22"Back to the Future." ©Universal Pictures. (116 min.)  PG 
06/29"Labyrinth." ©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (101 min.)  PG 

Readers Rock With Brent Gregory!

Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Jun 23, 10:30 am

Celebrate the summer with amazing magic, audience participation, music and more! All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 

About this Series

Celebrate the summer with amazing magic, audience participation, music and more! All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 

06/23

Book Club: "Wishtree," by Katherine Applegate 

Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Jun 23, 2:30 pm

Copies available at the children's services desk.  Ages 9-14. (60 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

About this Series

Copies available at the children's services desk.  Ages 9-14. (60 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

06/23

Sand Art

Lantana Road Branch
Sun, Jun 24, 2:00 pm

Explore your creative side with awesome sand art creations. Ages 6-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

About this Series

Explore your creative side with awesome sand art creations. Ages 6-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

06/24

Small Business Development Center (SBDC): The Veteran's Certification & Verification Program

Lantana Road Branch
Mon, Jun 25, 2:00 pm

Government Contracting: An overview of the requirements needed to be compliant with the Department of Veteran Affairs Verification and Certification Program. (60 min.) Call the SBDC at 954-762-5235 to preregister. 

About this Series

Government Contracting: An overview of the requirements needed to be compliant with the Department of Veteran Affairs Verification and Certification Program. (60 min.) Call the SBDC at 954-762-5235 to preregister. 

06/25

Book Discussion: "Aristotle & Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe," by Benjamin Alire Sáenz 

Lantana Road Branch
Tue, Jun 26, 2:00 pm

Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

About this Series

Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

06/26

Family Movie

Lantana Road Branch
Tue, Jun 26, 2:00 pm
"Coco." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (109 min.)  PG 

Snacks provided. All ages. Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.PG

About this Series

Snacks provided. All ages. Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.PG

06/18"Wonder." ©Lions Gate Films, Inc. (113 min.)  PG 
06/26"Coco." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (109 min.)  PG 

Chess Club

Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Jun 27, 2:00 pm

Basic game knowledge is required. (90 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

About this Series

Basic game knowledge is required. (90 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

06/27

English Exchange

Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Jun 27, 6:30 pm

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

More Dates for This Activity

Wed, Jun 20, 6:30 pm
About this Series

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

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

Introduction to Japanese Traditional Music

Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Jun 27, 6:30 pm

Musicians Joseph Amato and Christopher Blasdel explore the fascinating history and captivating sounds of the koto, a 13-stringed zither, and the shakuhachi, the bamboo flute. Presented in partnership with the Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens. (60 min.) Preregister. 

About this Series

Musicians Joseph Amato and Christopher Blasdel explore the fascinating history and captivating sounds of the koto, a 13-stringed zither, and the shakuhachi, the bamboo flute. Presented in partnership with the Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens. (60 min.) Preregister. 

06/27

Backgammon

Lantana Road Branch
Thu, Jun 28, 2:00 pm

Backgammon fans unite to practice strategy skills with other players. Basic game knowledge is required. (90 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

About this Series

Backgammon fans unite to practice strategy skills with other players. Basic game knowledge is required. (90 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

06/28

Kindergarten Readiness

Preparación de kindergarten

Lantana Road Branch
Fri, Jun 29, 10:30 am
Viernes, 29 de junio,  10:30 am

We focus on the skills to know before entering kindergarten. It is recommended to attend all weekly sessions. Edades 4-5. Cupo limitado. Ages 4-5. Space is limited. (90 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.Se requiere registrarse. 

Clases centradas en habilidades necesarias para entrar en Kindergarten. Requiere asistencia a ocho clases. Edades 4-5. Cupo limitado. (90 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 

More Dates for This Activity

Fri, Jun 22, 10:30 am | Viernes, 22 de junio,  10:30 am
About this Series

We focus on the skills to know before entering kindergarten. It is recommended to attend all weekly sessions. Edades 4-5. Cupo limitado. Ages 4-5. Space is limited. (90 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.Se requiere registrarse. 

06/08
06/15
06/22
06/29
Clases centradas en habilidades necesarias para entrar en Kindergarten. Requiere asistencia a ocho clases. Edades 4-5. Cupo limitado. (90 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
06/08
06/15
06/22
06/29

Retro Movie Series

Lantana Road Branch
Fri, Jun 29, 2:30 pm
"Labyrinth." ©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (101 min.)  PG 

Classics from the '80s and '90s. Snacks provided. Ages 8 & up. Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

About this Series

Classics from the '80s and '90s. Snacks provided. Ages 8 & up. Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

06/08"Raiders of the Lost Ark." ©Paramount Pictures. (115 min.)  PG 
06/15"The NeverEnding Story." ©Warner Bros. (94 min.)  PG 
06/22"Back to the Future." ©Universal Pictures. (116 min.)  PG 
06/29"Labyrinth." ©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (101 min.)  PG 

Summer Tunes

Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Jun 30, 10:30 am
Banjo Jamboree. 

Join our library band. Create your own instrument from recycled materials. Each day will be a different adventure through music. Ages 3-6. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

About this Series

Join our library band. Create your own instrument from recycled materials. Each day will be a different adventure through music. Ages 3-6. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

06/16Rainstick Palooza. 
06/30Banjo Jamboree. 

Geo Jane Presented by Suzy Hammer

Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Jun 30, 11:00 am

Experience a geological adventure full of stories, magic, comedy and audience participation. Ages 3 & up. (60 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

About this Series

Experience a geological adventure full of stories, magic, comedy and audience participation. Ages 3 & up. (60 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

06/30

Public Speaking

Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Jun 30, 2:00 pm

Communication can make or break our connections with each other. Let’s talk about how to better equip yourself in your personal and professional life.  (60 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

About this Series

Communication can make or break our connections with each other. Let’s talk about how to better equip yourself in your personal and professional life.  (60 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

06/16
06/30