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Activities & Events for All Ages

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E.g., 08/21/2019
E.g., 08/21/2019

"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 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.) 

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.

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 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.

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

Toddler Read & Play

Belle Glade Branch
Wed, Sep 04, 10:00 am

Rhymes, fingerplays, music and movement to foster print motivation. Ages 1-2. (45 min.) 

More Dates for This Activity

Wed, Sep 11, 10:00 am
Wed, Sep 18, 10:00 am
Wed, Sep 25, 10:00 am
About this Series

Rhymes, fingerplays, music and movement to foster print motivation. Ages 1-2. (45 min.) 

09/04
09/11
09/18
09/25

Preschool Story Time

Belle Glade Branch
Thu, Sep 05, 10:00 am

Thematic stories, rhymes, songs and fun activities to reinforce prereading skills. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) 

More Dates for This Activity

Thu, Sep 12, 10:00 am
Thu, Sep 19, 10:00 am
Thu, Sep 26, 10:00 am
About this Series

Thematic stories, rhymes, songs and fun activities to reinforce prereading skills. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) 

09/05
09/12
09/19
09/26

Baby Play Date

Belle Glade Branch
Mon, Sep 09, 10:00 am

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

More Dates for This Activity

Mon, Sep 16, 10:00 am
Mon, Sep 23, 10:00 am
Mon, Sep 30, 10:00 am
About this Series

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

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

STEM: Robot Turtles®

Belle Glade Branch
Mon, Sep 09, 4:00 pm

Play with adorable robots while you learn basic logic and programming skills. Ages 4 & up. Space is limited. (45 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

About this Series

Play with adorable robots while you learn basic logic and programming skills. Ages 4 & up. Space is limited. (45 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

09/09

Toddler Read & Play

Belle Glade Branch
Wed, Sep 11, 10:00 am

Rhymes, fingerplays, music and movement to foster print motivation. Ages 1-2. (45 min.) 

More Dates for This Activity

Wed, Sep 04, 10:00 am
Wed, Sep 18, 10:00 am
Wed, Sep 25, 10:00 am
About this Series

Rhymes, fingerplays, music and movement to foster print motivation. Ages 1-2. (45 min.) 

09/04
09/11
09/18
09/25

Chess Club

Belle Glade Branch
Wed, Sep 11, 4:30 pm

Join other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and practice your skills. Grades 5-12. First come, first served. (45 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

About this Series

Join other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and practice your skills. Grades 5-12. First come, first served. (45 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

09/11

Preschool Story Time

Belle Glade Branch
Thu, Sep 12, 10:00 am

Thematic stories, rhymes, songs and fun activities to reinforce prereading skills. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) 

More Dates for This Activity

Thu, Sep 05, 10:00 am
Thu, Sep 19, 10:00 am
Thu, Sep 26, 10:00 am
About this Series

Thematic stories, rhymes, songs and fun activities to reinforce prereading skills. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) 

09/05
09/12
09/19
09/26

Crafternoon

Belle Glade Branch
Sat, Sep 14, 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, Sep 28, 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.

09/14
09/28

Bilingual Family Story Time

Hora de cuentos bilingües

Belle Glade Branch
Sat, Sep 14, 3:15 pm
Sábado, 14 de septiembre,  3:15 pm

Fun stories, puppets and a film in Spanish for kids, moms and dads. Edades 4-8. Ages 4-8. (45 min.) 

Disfruta de cuentos divertidos, marionetas y una pelicula en español para toda la familia. Edades 4-8. (45 min.) 

More Dates for This Activity

Sat, Sep 28, 3:15 pm | Sábado, 28 de septiembre,  3:15 pm
About this Series

Fun stories, puppets and a film in Spanish for kids, moms and dads. Edades 4-8. Ages 4-8. (45 min.) 

09/14
09/28
Disfruta de cuentos divertidos, marionetas y una pelicula en español para toda la familia. Edades 4-8. (45 min.) 
09/14
09/28

Baby Play Date

Belle Glade Branch
Mon, Sep 16, 10:00 am

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

More Dates for This Activity

Mon, Sep 09, 10:00 am
Mon, Sep 23, 10:00 am
Mon, Sep 30, 10:00 am
About this Series

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

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

Toddler Read & Play

Belle Glade Branch
Wed, Sep 18, 10:00 am

Rhymes, fingerplays, music and movement to foster print motivation. Ages 1-2. (45 min.) 

More Dates for This Activity

Wed, Sep 04, 10:00 am
Wed, Sep 11, 10:00 am
Wed, Sep 25, 10:00 am
About this Series

Rhymes, fingerplays, music and movement to foster print motivation. Ages 1-2. (45 min.) 

09/04
09/11
09/18
09/25

Teen Tech Time: Ozobot®

Belle Glade Branch
Wed, Sep 18, 4:30 pm

Learn concepts of control, logic and programming with fun games and activities. Grades 5-12. (60 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

About this Series

Learn concepts of control, logic and programming with fun games and activities. Grades 5-12. (60 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

09/18

Preschool Story Time

Belle Glade Branch
Thu, Sep 19, 10:00 am

Thematic stories, rhymes, songs and fun activities to reinforce prereading skills. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) 

More Dates for This Activity

Thu, Sep 05, 10:00 am
Thu, Sep 12, 10:00 am
Thu, Sep 26, 10:00 am
About this Series

Thematic stories, rhymes, songs and fun activities to reinforce prereading skills. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) 

09/05
09/12
09/19
09/26

Hispanic Heritage Month Family Movie & Crafts

Belle Glade Branch
Sat, Sep 21, 11:30 am

"Coco." ©Disney Pixar. (109 min.) Refreshments provided. Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.PG

About this Series

"Coco." ©Disney Pixar. (109 min.) Refreshments provided. Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.PG

09/21

Baby Play Date

Belle Glade Branch
Mon, Sep 23, 10:00 am

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

More Dates for This Activity

Mon, Sep 09, 10:00 am
Mon, Sep 16, 10:00 am
Mon, Sep 30, 10:00 am
About this Series

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

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

Banned Books Week Celebration: “Censorship Leaves Us in the Dark. Keep the Light On!”

Belle Glade Branch
Mon, Sep 23, 4:00 pm

Join the conversation. Use our craft supplies to create your best “Caught Reading Banned Books” mug shot props. Winners get small prizes. Refreshments provided. Ages 9 & up. (60 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

About this Series

Join the conversation. Use our craft supplies to create your best “Caught Reading Banned Books” mug shot props. Winners get small prizes. Refreshments provided. Ages 9 & up. (60 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

09/23

Toddler Read & Play

Belle Glade Branch
Wed, Sep 25, 10:00 am

Rhymes, fingerplays, music and movement to foster print motivation. Ages 1-2. (45 min.) 

More Dates for This Activity

Wed, Sep 04, 10:00 am
Wed, Sep 11, 10:00 am
Wed, Sep 18, 10:00 am
About this Series

Rhymes, fingerplays, music and movement to foster print motivation. Ages 1-2. (45 min.) 

09/04
09/11
09/18
09/25

50th Anniversary Celebration

Belle Glade Branch
Wed, Sep 25, 11:00 am
Geddy the Gecko and Super Geddy.

Celebrate with us! Strolling acts, music, games, cupcakes and ice cream. Refreshments provided. Todas las edades. Registración por orden de llegada. All ages. (2 hr.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

About this Series

Celebrate with us! Strolling acts, music, games, cupcakes and ice cream. Refreshments provided. Todas las edades. Registración por orden de llegada. All ages. (2 hr.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

09/25Geddy the Gecko and Super Geddy.
09/25Live Music With Mr. Noam.

50th Anniversary Celebration

Belle Glade Branch
Wed, Sep 25, 4:00 pm
Live Music With Mr. Noam.

Celebrate with us! Strolling acts, music, games, cupcakes and ice cream. Refreshments provided. Todas las edades. Registración por orden de llegada. All ages. (2 hr.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

About this Series

Celebrate with us! Strolling acts, music, games, cupcakes and ice cream. Refreshments provided. Todas las edades. Registración por orden de llegada. All ages. (2 hr.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

09/25Geddy the Gecko and Super Geddy.
09/25Live Music With Mr. Noam.

Preschool Story Time

Belle Glade Branch
Thu, Sep 26, 10:00 am

Thematic stories, rhymes, songs and fun activities to reinforce prereading skills. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) 

More Dates for This Activity

Thu, Sep 05, 10:00 am
Thu, Sep 12, 10:00 am
Thu, Sep 19, 10:00 am
About this Series

Thematic stories, rhymes, songs and fun activities to reinforce prereading skills. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) 

09/05
09/12
09/19
09/26

Crafternoon

Belle Glade Branch
Sat, Sep 28, 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, Sep 14, 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.

09/14
09/28

Bilingual Family Story Time

Hora de cuentos bilingües

Belle Glade Branch
Sat, Sep 28, 3:15 pm
Sábado, 28 de septiembre,  3:15 pm

Fun stories, puppets and a film in Spanish for kids, moms and dads. Edades 4-8. Ages 4-8. (45 min.) 

Disfruta de cuentos divertidos, marionetas y una pelicula en español para toda la familia. Edades 4-8. (45 min.) 

More Dates for This Activity

Sat, Sep 14, 3:15 pm | Sábado, 14 de septiembre,  3:15 pm
About this Series

Fun stories, puppets and a film in Spanish for kids, moms and dads. Edades 4-8. Ages 4-8. (45 min.) 

09/14
09/28
Disfruta de cuentos divertidos, marionetas y una pelicula en español para toda la familia. Edades 4-8. (45 min.) 
09/14
09/28

Baby Play Date

Belle Glade Branch
Mon, Sep 30, 10:00 am

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

More Dates for This Activity

Mon, Sep 09, 10:00 am
Mon, Sep 16, 10:00 am
Mon, Sep 23, 10:00 am
About this Series

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

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