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Gentle Yoga

Jupiter Branch
Wed, Sep 18, 9:00 am

Increase flexibility and strength in pursuit of a quiet mind through this ancient practice of well-being. Wear comfortable exercise attire and bring your mat. Space is limited. (70 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Wed, Sep 04, 9:00 am
Wed, Sep 11, 9:00 am
Wed, Sep 25, 9:00 am
About this Series

Increase flexibility and strength in pursuit of a quiet mind through this ancient practice of well-being. Wear comfortable exercise attire and bring your mat. Space is limited. (70 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

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

Tai Chi for Balance: Intermediate

Jupiter Branch
Thu, Sep 19, 11:15 am

Often referred to as “meditation in motion” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Tue, Sep 03, 11:15 am
Thu, Sep 05, 11:15 am
Tue, Sep 10, 11:15 am
Thu, Sep 12, 11:15 am
Tue, Sep 17, 11:15 am
Tue, Sep 24, 11:15 am
Thu, Sep 26, 11:15 am
About this Series

Often referred to as “meditation in motion” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

09/03
09/05
09/10
09/12
09/17
09/19
09/24
09/26

Our Eyes See

Glades Road Branch
Thu, Sep 19, 11:30 am

Stories and activities all about our eyes. Voluntary vision screenings will be provided by the Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind starting at 11:00 am. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

About this Series

Stories and activities all about our eyes. Voluntary vision screenings will be provided by the Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind starting at 11:00 am. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

09/19

Tai Chi for Balance: Beginner

Jupiter Branch
Thu, Sep 19, 12:15 pm

Often referred to as “meditation in motion” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Tue, Sep 03, 12:15 pm
Thu, Sep 05, 12:15 pm
Tue, Sep 10, 12:15 pm
Thu, Sep 12, 12:15 pm
Tue, Sep 17, 12:15 pm
Tue, Sep 24, 12:15 pm
Thu, Sep 26, 12:15 pm
About this Series

Often referred to as “meditation in motion” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

09/03
09/05
09/10
09/12
09/17
09/19
09/24
09/26

Alzheimer's & Memory Disorders

Jupiter Branch
Thu, Sep 19, 2:30 pm

Dr. Ron Davis from the Department of Neuroscience at Scripps Research will speak on current knowledge of neurodegenerative disorders and drug discover efforts. (60 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

About this Series

Dr. Ron Davis from the Department of Neuroscience at Scripps Research will speak on current knowledge of neurodegenerative disorders and drug discover efforts. (60 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

09/19

Intermediate Tai Chi

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Sat, Sep 21, 9:00 am

Often referred to as "meditation in motion." Wear comfortable clothing and flat shoes. Basic skills required. Ages 12 & up. Limit 25. (60 min.) Call (561) 790-6030 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Sat, Sep 07, 9:00 am
Sat, Sep 14, 9:00 am
Sat, Sep 28, 9:00 am
About this Series

Often referred to as "meditation in motion." Wear comfortable clothing and flat shoes. Basic skills required. Ages 12 & up. Limit 25. (60 min.) Call (561) 790-6030 to preregister.

09/07
09/14
09/21
09/28

Tai Chi for Beginners

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Sat, Sep 21, 10:15 am

Learn the basics of tai chi that may improve your health and reduce stress. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Ages 12 & up. (60 min.) Call (561) 790-6030 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Sat, Sep 07, 10:15 am
Sat, Sep 14, 10:15 am
Sat, Sep 28, 10:15 am
About this Series

Learn the basics of tai chi that may improve your health and reduce stress. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Ages 12 & up. (60 min.) Call (561) 790-6030 to preregister.

09/07
09/14
09/21
09/28

Know the Truth About Juuls & Vaping

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Sat, Sep 21, 3:00 pm

Learn the facts and the myths about e-cigarettes and vaping from Tobacco Free Florida. Parents/caregivers are encouraged to attend. Ages 11-17. (45 min.) Call (561) 790-6030 to preregister.

About this Series

Learn the facts and the myths about e-cigarettes and vaping from Tobacco Free Florida. Parents/caregivers are encouraged to attend. Ages 11-17. (45 min.) Call (561) 790-6030 to preregister.

09/21

Tai Chi

Lantana Road Branch
Sun, Sep 22, 3:00 pm

Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Certified instructor Dr. Richard Paul Tsang. Limit 30. (60 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Sun, Sep 08, 3:00 pm
About this Series

Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Certified instructor Dr. Richard Paul Tsang. Limit 30. (60 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

09/08
09/22

Why Do Falls-Prevention Exercises?

Jupiter Branch
Mon, Sep 23, 9:00 am

Discover what Falls Prevention Day is about. Learn the benefits of falls-prevention exercises and your potential risks as we begin a morning of falls awareness. Refreshments provided. (60 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

About this Series

Discover what Falls Prevention Day is about. Learn the benefits of falls-prevention exercises and your potential risks as we begin a morning of falls awareness. Refreshments provided. (60 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

09/23

Slip & Fall Prevention for Older Adults

Jupiter Branch
Mon, Sep 23, 10:00 am

Jeff Heinz, fire safety specialist with PBC Fire Rescue, discusses steps one should take to reduce the risks of slips and falls at home. Refreshments provided. (30 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

About this Series

Jeff Heinz, fire safety specialist with PBC Fire Rescue, discusses steps one should take to reduce the risks of slips and falls at home. Refreshments provided. (30 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

09/23

Zumbini: Dance & Play Together!

Acreage Branch
Mon, Sep 23, 10:15 am

Jump into these trendy physical, musical classes for your little one and you. Ages 0-3. Space is limited. (45 min.) 

More Dates for This Activity

Mon, Sep 09, 10:15 am
About this Series

Jump into these trendy physical, musical classes for your little one and you. Ages 0-3. Space is limited. (45 min.) 

09/09
09/23

Tai Chi for Balance & Falls Prevention: Lecture & Demonstration

Jupiter Branch
Mon, Sep 23, 10:30 am

Sue Simens introduces this tai chi form and discusses the reasons and benefits of the exercise. Participate with students in an interactive demonstration. Refreshments provided. (30 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

About this Series

Sue Simens introduces this tai chi form and discusses the reasons and benefits of the exercise. Participate with students in an interactive demonstration. Refreshments provided. (30 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

09/23

Balance Screenings

Jupiter Branch
Mon, Sep 23, 11:00 am

Finish the morning's events with an informative lecture and individual balance screenings with staff from the Jupiter Medical Center. Snacks provided. (60 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

About this Series

Finish the morning's events with an informative lecture and individual balance screenings with staff from the Jupiter Medical Center. Snacks provided. (60 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

09/23

Tai Chi for Balance: Intermediate

Jupiter Branch
Tue, Sep 24, 11:15 am

Often referred to as “meditation in motion” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Tue, Sep 03, 11:15 am
Thu, Sep 05, 11:15 am
Tue, Sep 10, 11:15 am
Thu, Sep 12, 11:15 am
Tue, Sep 17, 11:15 am
Thu, Sep 19, 11:15 am
Thu, Sep 26, 11:15 am
About this Series

Often referred to as “meditation in motion” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

09/03
09/05
09/10
09/12
09/17
09/19
09/24
09/26

Tai Chi for Balance: Beginner

Jupiter Branch
Tue, Sep 24, 12:15 pm

Often referred to as “meditation in motion” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Tue, Sep 03, 12:15 pm
Thu, Sep 05, 12:15 pm
Tue, Sep 10, 12:15 pm
Thu, Sep 12, 12:15 pm
Tue, Sep 17, 12:15 pm
Thu, Sep 19, 12:15 pm
Thu, Sep 26, 12:15 pm
About this Series

Often referred to as “meditation in motion” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

09/03
09/05
09/10
09/12
09/17
09/19
09/24
09/26

Food Safety After a Power Outage: Keep It! or Toss It!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Tue, Sep 24, 2:00 pm

During Food Safety Awareness Month learn ways to preserve your food before, during and after a hurricane, other storm or power outage. (60 min.) Call (561) 790-6030 to preregister.

About this Series

During Food Safety Awareness Month learn ways to preserve your food before, during and after a hurricane, other storm or power outage. (60 min.) Call (561) 790-6030 to preregister.

09/24

The Ten Signs of Alzheimer's

West Boynton Branch
Tue, Sep 24, 2:00 pm

Learn how to recognize the signs of this disease from the Alzheimer’s Association. Sponsored by Bethesda Health. (60 min.) Call (561) 734-5556 to preregister.

About this Series

Learn how to recognize the signs of this disease from the Alzheimer’s Association. Sponsored by Bethesda Health. (60 min.) Call (561) 734-5556 to preregister.

09/24

Line Dancing

Wellington Branch
Tue, Sep 24, 6:30 pm

Beginners and experienced dancers will learn dances to keep you movin' and groovin'. (60 min.) Call (561) 790-6070 to preregister.

About this Series

Beginners and experienced dancers will learn dances to keep you movin' and groovin'. (60 min.) Call (561) 790-6070 to preregister.

09/24

Gentle Yoga

Jupiter Branch
Wed, Sep 25, 9:00 am

Increase flexibility and strength in pursuit of a quiet mind through this ancient practice of well-being. Wear comfortable exercise attire and bring your mat. Space is limited. (70 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Wed, Sep 04, 9:00 am
Wed, Sep 11, 9:00 am
Wed, Sep 18, 9:00 am
About this Series

Increase flexibility and strength in pursuit of a quiet mind through this ancient practice of well-being. Wear comfortable exercise attire and bring your mat. Space is limited. (70 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

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

The Calming Effects of Meditation

Gardens Branch
Wed, Sep 25, 6:00 pm

Dave Buck will teach a simple but time tested technique. See for yourself the calming and positive benefits that can be derived. (60 min.) Call (561) 626-6133 to preregister.

About this Series

Dave Buck will teach a simple but time tested technique. See for yourself the calming and positive benefits that can be derived. (60 min.) Call (561) 626-6133 to preregister.

09/25

Tai Chi for Balance: Intermediate

Jupiter Branch
Thu, Sep 26, 11:15 am

Often referred to as “meditation in motion” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Tue, Sep 03, 11:15 am
Thu, Sep 05, 11:15 am
Tue, Sep 10, 11:15 am
Thu, Sep 12, 11:15 am
Tue, Sep 17, 11:15 am
Thu, Sep 19, 11:15 am
Tue, Sep 24, 11:15 am
About this Series

Often referred to as “meditation in motion” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

09/03
09/05
09/10
09/12
09/17
09/19
09/24
09/26

Tai Chi for Balance: Beginner

Jupiter Branch
Thu, Sep 26, 12:15 pm

Often referred to as “meditation in motion” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Tue, Sep 03, 12:15 pm
Thu, Sep 05, 12:15 pm
Tue, Sep 10, 12:15 pm
Thu, Sep 12, 12:15 pm
Tue, Sep 17, 12:15 pm
Thu, Sep 19, 12:15 pm
Tue, Sep 24, 12:15 pm
About this Series

Often referred to as “meditation in motion” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

09/03
09/05
09/10
09/12
09/17
09/19
09/24
09/26

Medicare Basics

West Boynton Branch
Thu, Sep 26, 2:00 pm

Need help understanding prescription costs and the different parts of Medicare? Join SHINE (Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders) for answers. (90 min.) Call (561) 734-5556 to preregister.

About this Series

Need help understanding prescription costs and the different parts of Medicare? Join SHINE (Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders) for answers. (90 min.) Call (561) 734-5556 to preregister.

09/26

Book Charades

Gardens Branch
Fri, Sep 27, 3:15 pm

We’ll read a book about feelings, dance, act them out as a group and make a feelings mask. Ages 6-10. (45 min.) Call (561) 626-6133 to preregister.

About this Series

We’ll read a book about feelings, dance, act them out as a group and make a feelings mask. Ages 6-10. (45 min.) Call (561) 626-6133 to preregister.

09/27

Gentle Yoga & Meditation

Acreage Branch
Fri, Sep 27, 4:00 pm

Learn relaxation methods and exercise with certified yoga instructor Dr. Maruti Ram Gudavalli. Bring water, a yoga mat and wear comfortable clothing. (60 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

About this Series

Learn relaxation methods and exercise with certified yoga instructor Dr. Maruti Ram Gudavalli. Bring water, a yoga mat and wear comfortable clothing. (60 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

09/27

Intermediate Tai Chi

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Sat, Sep 28, 9:00 am

Often referred to as "meditation in motion." Wear comfortable clothing and flat shoes. Basic skills required. Ages 12 & up. Limit 25. (60 min.) Call (561) 790-6030 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Sat, Sep 07, 9:00 am
Sat, Sep 14, 9:00 am
Sat, Sep 21, 9:00 am
About this Series

Often referred to as "meditation in motion." Wear comfortable clothing and flat shoes. Basic skills required. Ages 12 & up. Limit 25. (60 min.) Call (561) 790-6030 to preregister.

09/07
09/14
09/21
09/28

Tai Chi for Beginners

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Sat, Sep 28, 10:15 am

Learn the basics of tai chi that may improve your health and reduce stress. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Ages 12 & up. (60 min.) Call (561) 790-6030 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Sat, Sep 07, 10:15 am
Sat, Sep 14, 10:15 am
Sat, Sep 21, 10:15 am
About this Series

Learn the basics of tai chi that may improve your health and reduce stress. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Ages 12 & up. (60 min.) Call (561) 790-6030 to preregister.

09/07
09/14
09/21
09/28