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Activities & Events for All Ages

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Mardi Gras Fun!

Main Library
Mon, Feb 04, 3:30 pm

Laissez le bon temps roulez? Create a mask and join the parade as we kick off Mardi Gras in style! Ages 5-7. First come, first served. (60 min.) 

About this Series

Laissez le bon temps roulez? Create a mask and join the parade as we kick off Mardi Gras in style! Ages 5-7. First come, first served. (60 min.) 

02/04

Tabletop Tuesdays

Juegos de mesa

Main Library
Tue, Feb 05, 2:00 pm
Martes, 05 de febrero,  2:00 pm

Lovers of Scrabble, Rummikub, dominoes and other tabletop classics, unite! (2 hr.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.Se requiere registrarse. 

¡Únete a otros entusiastas de juegos de mesa, "Scrabble," “Rummikub,” dominó entre otros! (2 hr.) Se requiere registrarse. 

More Dates for This Activity

Tue, Feb 12, 2:00 pm | Martes, 12 de febrero,  2:00 pm
Tue, Feb 19, 2:00 pm | Martes, 19 de febrero,  2:00 pm
Tue, Feb 26, 2:00 pm | Martes, 26 de febrero,  2:00 pm
About this Series

Lovers of Scrabble, Rummikub, dominoes and other tabletop classics, unite! (2 hr.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.Se requiere registrarse. 

02/05
02/12
02/19
02/26
¡Únete a otros entusiastas de juegos de mesa, "Scrabble," “Rummikub,” dominó entre otros! (2 hr.) Se requiere registrarse. 
02/05
02/12
02/19
02/26

Origami Hearts

Main Library
Wed, Feb 06, 2:00 pm

Create a festive garland or valentine for someone special. (90 min.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.

About this Series

Create a festive garland or valentine for someone special. (90 min.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.

02/06

Small Business Development Center (SBDC): How to Be Certified as a Disadvantaged, Minority or Woman-Owned Business

Main Library
Wed, Feb 06, 2:00 pm

The SBDC's government contracting certification program (PTAC), presents how to be become a certified government contractor. (60 min.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.

About this Series

The SBDC's government contracting certification program (PTAC), presents how to be become a certified government contractor. (60 min.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.

02/06

Harry Potter Book Night

Main Library
Thu, Feb 07, 5:00 pm

Wizards and muggles alike come celebrate all things Harry Potter! This Pottertastic night will be filled with games, activities, and snacks! Refreshments provided. Ages 7 & up. Space is limited. (2 hr.) 

About this Series

Wizards and muggles alike come celebrate all things Harry Potter! This Pottertastic night will be filled with games, activities, and snacks! Refreshments provided. Ages 7 & up. Space is limited. (2 hr.) 

02/07

Getting to Know Family Tree Maker

Main Library
Thu, Feb 07, 7:00 pm

Mark Olsen will demonstrate the latest edition of the popular genealogy software, Family Tree Maker. Co-sponsored by the Genealogical Society of PBC.  (90 min.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.

About this Series

Mark Olsen will demonstrate the latest edition of the popular genealogy software, Family Tree Maker. Co-sponsored by the Genealogical Society of PBC.  (90 min.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.

02/07

Naturalization Information Session

Sesión informativa de ciudadanía

Main Library
Sat, Feb 09, 10:00 am
Sábado, 09 de febrero,  10:00 am

Learn about eligibility requirements and the steps for becoming a U.S. citizen. Florida New Americans representatives will answer questions and help with the application process. (3 hr.)  Preregister.  Se requiere registrarse. 

Aprenda sobre los requisitos de elegibilidad y el proceso que debe seguir para obtener la ciudadanía de los Estados Unidos de América. Representantes de la iniciativa, Florida New Americans, estarán disponibles para contestar sus preguntas y ayudarle con el proceso inicial de llenar la solicitud. (3 hr.) Se requiere registrarse. 

About this Series

Learn about eligibility requirements and the steps for becoming a U.S. citizen. Florida New Americans representatives will answer questions and help with the application process. (3 hr.)  Preregister.  Se requiere registrarse. 

02/09
Aprenda sobre los requisitos de elegibilidad y el proceso que debe seguir para obtener la ciudadanía de los Estados Unidos de América. Representantes de la iniciativa, Florida New Americans, estarán disponibles para contestar sus preguntas y ayudarle con el proceso inicial de llenar la solicitud. (3 hr.) Se requiere registrarse. 
02/09

Genealogy & DNA Discussion Group

Main Library
Sat, Feb 09, 11:30 am

The DNA Special Interest Group of the Genealogical Society of PBC will look at the ways people can detect Native American ancestry using DNA. Beginners welcome. (90 min.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.

About this Series

The DNA Special Interest Group of the Genealogical Society of PBC will look at the ways people can detect Native American ancestry using DNA. Beginners welcome. (90 min.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.

02/09

Vale-nope! Anti-Valentine's Day

Main Library
Sat, Feb 09, 2:00 pm

Are all the lovey-dovey people affecting your upchuck reflexes? If so, come join our Anti-Valentine's Day celebrations with music, food and crafts. Refreshments provided. Ages 12-17. First come, first served. (2 hr.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.

About this Series

Are all the lovey-dovey people affecting your upchuck reflexes? If so, come join our Anti-Valentine's Day celebrations with music, food and crafts. Refreshments provided. Ages 12-17. First come, first served. (2 hr.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.

02/09

Tabletop Tuesdays

Juegos de mesa

Main Library
Tue, Feb 12, 2:00 pm
Martes, 12 de febrero,  2:00 pm

Lovers of Scrabble, Rummikub, dominoes and other tabletop classics, unite! (2 hr.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.Se requiere registrarse. 

¡Únete a otros entusiastas de juegos de mesa, "Scrabble," “Rummikub,” dominó entre otros! (2 hr.) Se requiere registrarse. 

More Dates for This Activity

Tue, Feb 05, 2:00 pm | Martes, 05 de febrero,  2:00 pm
Tue, Feb 19, 2:00 pm | Martes, 19 de febrero,  2:00 pm
Tue, Feb 26, 2:00 pm | Martes, 26 de febrero,  2:00 pm
About this Series

Lovers of Scrabble, Rummikub, dominoes and other tabletop classics, unite! (2 hr.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.Se requiere registrarse. 

02/05
02/12
02/19
02/26
¡Únete a otros entusiastas de juegos de mesa, "Scrabble," “Rummikub,” dominó entre otros! (2 hr.) Se requiere registrarse. 
02/05
02/12
02/19
02/26

Adult Coloring Club

Club de colorear para adultos

Main Library
Wed, Feb 13, 2:00 pm
Miércoles, 13 de febrero,  2:00 pm

Coloring pages and materials provided, or bring your own coloring book. (90 min.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.Se requiere registrarse. 

Hojas y lapices de colorear serán proveidos. (90 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 

More Dates for This Activity

Wed, Feb 27, 2:00 pm | Miércoles, 27 de febrero,  2:00 pm
About this Series

Coloring pages and materials provided, or bring your own coloring book. (90 min.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.Se requiere registrarse. 

02/13
02/27
Hojas y lapices de colorear serán proveidos. (90 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
02/13
02/27

Okeeheelee Nature Center Presents Invertebrates!

Main Library
Fri, Feb 15, 3:00 pm

Learn about the largest group of the animal kingdom in this hands-on learning event! (60 min.) 

About this Series

Learn about the largest group of the animal kingdom in this hands-on learning event! (60 min.) 

02/15

STEM for Little Ones: Building & Fixing

Main Library
Sat, Feb 16, 10:30 am

Come join in on the fun as we introduce STEM concepts to your little one! Ages 3-6. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.

About this Series

Come join in on the fun as we introduce STEM concepts to your little one! Ages 3-6. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.

02/16

Tabletop Tuesdays

Juegos de mesa

Main Library
Tue, Feb 19, 2:00 pm
Martes, 19 de febrero,  2:00 pm

Lovers of Scrabble, Rummikub, dominoes and other tabletop classics, unite! (2 hr.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.Se requiere registrarse. 

¡Únete a otros entusiastas de juegos de mesa, "Scrabble," “Rummikub,” dominó entre otros! (2 hr.) Se requiere registrarse. 

More Dates for This Activity

Tue, Feb 05, 2:00 pm | Martes, 05 de febrero,  2:00 pm
Tue, Feb 12, 2:00 pm | Martes, 12 de febrero,  2:00 pm
Tue, Feb 26, 2:00 pm | Martes, 26 de febrero,  2:00 pm
About this Series

Lovers of Scrabble, Rummikub, dominoes and other tabletop classics, unite! (2 hr.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.Se requiere registrarse. 

02/05
02/12
02/19
02/26
¡Únete a otros entusiastas de juegos de mesa, "Scrabble," “Rummikub,” dominó entre otros! (2 hr.) Se requiere registrarse. 
02/05
02/12
02/19
02/26

Stitchin' in the Stacks

Main Library
Wed, Feb 20, 2:00 pm

Cross stitch materials provided. Basic knowledge required. (90 min.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.

About this Series

Cross stitch materials provided. Basic knowledge required. (90 min.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.

02/20

Understanding the Court Compliance Program

Main Library
Wed, Feb 20, 6:30 pm

Representatives from the PBC Clerk & Comptroller’s Office will explain the Court Compliance Program that helps defendants meet their court-ordered financial obligations. (60 min.) Preregister. 

About this Series

Representatives from the PBC Clerk & Comptroller’s Office will explain the Court Compliance Program that helps defendants meet their court-ordered financial obligations. (60 min.) Preregister. 

02/20

Geography Club: The USA

Main Library
Thu, Feb 21, 3:00 pm

Our epic road trip across the United States begins today with an overview of our country. Come learn some cool facts about the USA and make a fun craft. Ages 6-8. Space is limited. (45 min.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.

About this Series

Our epic road trip across the United States begins today with an overview of our country. Come learn some cool facts about the USA and make a fun craft. Ages 6-8. Space is limited. (45 min.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.

02/21

Taller gratuito: Pierda el miedo al examen de la ciudadania

(Naturalization Exam Workshop, in Spanish)

Main Library
Sat, Feb 23, 1:00 pm
Sábado, 23 de febrero,  1:00 pm

Aprenda acerca de los requisitos de elegibilidad para convertirse en ciudadano americano. Disipe los mitos del examen de la ciudadanía, repase las preguntas del formulario N-400, practique las preguntas cívicas y haga un simulacro de la entrevista. Ofrecido por Mira USA. (2 1/2 hr.) Se requiere registrarse. 

About this Series

Aprenda acerca de los requisitos de elegibilidad para convertirse en ciudadano americano. Disipe los mitos del examen de la ciudadanía, repase las preguntas del formulario N-400, practique las preguntas cívicas y haga un simulacro de la entrevista. Ofrecido por Mira USA. (2 1/2 hr.) Se requiere registrarse. 

02/23

Dungeons & Dragons

Main Library
Sat, Feb 23, 2:00 pm

Adventure into the world of Dungeons & Dragons with fellow wizards, warriors and battle evil monsters to bring goodness back to the world. Ages 12-17. Space is limited. (2 hr.) 

About this Series

Adventure into the world of Dungeons & Dragons with fellow wizards, warriors and battle evil monsters to bring goodness back to the world. Ages 12-17. Space is limited. (2 hr.) 

02/23

Tabletop Tuesdays

Juegos de mesa

Main Library
Tue, Feb 26, 2:00 pm
Martes, 26 de febrero,  2:00 pm

Lovers of Scrabble, Rummikub, dominoes and other tabletop classics, unite! (2 hr.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.Se requiere registrarse. 

¡Únete a otros entusiastas de juegos de mesa, "Scrabble," “Rummikub,” dominó entre otros! (2 hr.) Se requiere registrarse. 

More Dates for This Activity

Tue, Feb 05, 2:00 pm | Martes, 05 de febrero,  2:00 pm
Tue, Feb 12, 2:00 pm | Martes, 12 de febrero,  2:00 pm
Tue, Feb 19, 2:00 pm | Martes, 19 de febrero,  2:00 pm
About this Series

Lovers of Scrabble, Rummikub, dominoes and other tabletop classics, unite! (2 hr.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.Se requiere registrarse. 

02/05
02/12
02/19
02/26
¡Únete a otros entusiastas de juegos de mesa, "Scrabble," “Rummikub,” dominó entre otros! (2 hr.) Se requiere registrarse. 
02/05
02/12
02/19
02/26

African-American Genealogy With Cultural Anthropologist & Family Historian Dr. Delores Walters

Main Library
Tue, Feb 26, 6:00 pm

Introduces participants to the basic tools, resources and genealogical methods, including DNA in researching and documenting family history. (60 min.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.

About this Series

Introduces participants to the basic tools, resources and genealogical methods, including DNA in researching and documenting family history. (60 min.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.

02/26

Adult Coloring Club

Club de colorear para adultos

Main Library
Wed, Feb 27, 2:00 pm
Miércoles, 27 de febrero,  2:00 pm

Coloring pages and materials provided, or bring your own coloring book. (90 min.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.Se requiere registrarse. 

Hojas y lapices de colorear serán proveidos. (90 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 

More Dates for This Activity

Wed, Feb 13, 2:00 pm | Miércoles, 13 de febrero,  2:00 pm
About this Series

Coloring pages and materials provided, or bring your own coloring book. (90 min.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.Se requiere registrarse. 

02/13
02/27
Hojas y lapices de colorear serán proveidos. (90 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
02/13
02/27

Palm Beach Opera Story Time

Main Library
Wed, Feb 27, 3:30 pm

The Palm Beach Opera provides a singalong story telling experience for all! Famous tales are brought to life in this interactive and memorable story time. All ages. (60 min.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.

About this Series

The Palm Beach Opera provides a singalong story telling experience for all! Famous tales are brought to life in this interactive and memorable story time. All ages. (60 min.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.

02/27