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E.g., Nov 27 2021
E.g., Nov 27 2021

Crafts for Kids

Mon, Nov 29, 4:00 pm

Pick up a kit from the children's desk at the West Boynton Branch or print (and cut out) the online PDF file and assemble some nifty November creations. Ages 5-10. (60 min.) Presented by West Boynton Branch.

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Pick up a kit from the children's desk at the West Boynton Branch or print (and cut out) the online PDF file and assemble some nifty November creations. Ages 5-10. (60 min.) 

11/29

Holiday Card Trio (Full)

Tue, Nov 30, 11:00 am

‘Tis the season to spread some cheer! Make festive greeting cards that you can mail to your loved ones. Call 561-894-7500 to request a kit. Limit 20. (90 min.) Presented by Hagen Ranch Road Branch.

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‘Tis the season to spread some cheer! Make festive greeting cards that you can mail to your loved ones. Call 561-894-7500 to request a kit. Limit 20. (90 min.) 

11/30

Artist Special: Van Gogh

Tue, Nov 30, 3:30 pm Cancelled

Although Vincent Van Gogh was poor and not well-known during his life time, he was one of the greatest Dutch painters during the post-expressionist period. Ages 7 & up. Limit 20. (90 min.) Presented by Okeechobee Boulevard Branch.

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Although Vincent Van Gogh was poor and not well-known during his life time, he was one of the greatest Dutch painters during the post-expressionist period. Ages 7 & up. Limit 20. (90 min.) 

11/30 Cancelled

ACTIVITY FULL Holiday Ornament

Wed, Dec 01, 1:00 pm

Create a holiday house ornament using pastel colors and glitter. Craft kits available at the Acreage Branch. Limit 12. (60 min.) Presented by Acreage Branch.

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Create a holiday house ornament using pastel colors and glitter. Craft kits available at the Acreage Branch. Limit 12. (60 min.) 

12/01

Flying Reindeer!?

Thu, Dec 02, 11:30 am

Oh what fun it is to hear stories about reindeer, that fly?! Stop by the Greenacres Branch Children’s Desk to pick-up a reindeer craft and a jingle bell. Supplies are limited. Ages 4-7. (30 min.) Presented by Greenacres Branch.

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Oh what fun it is to hear stories about reindeer, that fly?! Stop by the Greenacres Branch Children’s Desk to pick-up a reindeer craft and a jingle bell. Supplies are limited. Ages 4-7. (30 min.) 

12/02

Digital Holiday Greeting Card

Sat, Dec 04, 2:30 pm

Learn how to customize your own digital holiday greeting card using Canva. Ages 12 & up. Limit 20. (45 min.) Presented by Okeechobee Boulevard Branch.

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Learn how to customize your own digital holiday greeting card using Canva. Ages 12 & up. Limit 20. (45 min.) 

12/04

Painting Rocks for the Holidays

Sat, Dec 04, 3:30 pm

Decorate rocks with kind, thoughtful messages to provide a bit of cheer to others (and yourself) during what can be a tough time of the year. All ages. (60 min.) Presented by Clarence E. Anthony Branch.

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Decorate rocks with kind, thoughtful messages to provide a bit of cheer to others (and yourself) during what can be a tough time of the year. All ages. (60 min.) 

12/04

Cross-stitch a Seahorse Bookmark

Mon, Dec 06, 2:30 pm

Make a darling cross-stitch bookmark to gift someone special. No experience necessary. One kit available per registration at the Jupiter Branch. Limit 10. (90 min.) Presented by Jupiter Branch.

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Make a darling cross-stitch bookmark to gift someone special. No experience necessary. One kit available per registration at the Jupiter Branch. Limit 10. (90 min.) 

12/06

Let's Build A Snowman!

Tue, Dec 07, 11:00 am

Join us as we sing and create winter crafts! Only ten activity kits are available (first come, first served basis), so make sure to claim yours soon! Ages 5-10. (60 min.) Presented by Main Library.

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Join us as we sing and create winter crafts! Only ten activity kits are available (first come, first served basis), so make sure to claim yours soon! Ages 5-10. (60 min.) 

12/07

Holiday Glitter Ornaments

Tue, Dec 07, 2:00 pm

Easily create your own DIY holiday glitter ornaments with plastic or glass ornaments in this step by step video tutorial. (30 min.) Presented by Belle Glade Branch.

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Easily create your own DIY holiday glitter ornaments with plastic or glass ornaments in this step by step video tutorial. (30 min.) 

12/07

American Girl Celebration!

Tue, Dec 07, 3:00 pm

Let's have an American Girl Party. Grab any favorite doll and log in for crafts, games and show and tell. Craft kit available one week before the event. Ages 8-12. (45 min.) Presented by Acreage Branch.

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Let's have an American Girl Party. Grab any favorite doll and log in for crafts, games and show and tell. Craft kit available one week before the event. Ages 8-12. (45 min.) 

12/07

Mini Book + Art: "The Word Collector " by Peter H. Reynolds + : Works from the Special Exhibition Saul Steinberg: A Writer Who Draws

Mini libro + arte: "El coleccionista de Palabras" por Peter H. Reynolds +/ obras de la exposición especial Saul Steinberg: A Writer Who Draws

Tue, Dec 07, 3:30 pm
Martes, 07 de diciembre,  3:30 pm

Each activity highlights a selected book and artwork, in collaboration with the Norton Museum of Art, possible through the Diane and Bruce Halle Foundation. Edades 6-8. Ages 6-8. Limit 15. (90 min.) Se requiere registrarse. Presented by Main Library.

Este taller se enfocará en un libro y una obra de arte en colaboración con el Norton Museum of Art y es posible gracias a la generosidad del Diane y Bruce Halle Foundation. Edades 6-8. (90 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 

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Each activity highlights a selected book and artwork, in collaboration with the Norton Museum of Art, possible through the Diane and Bruce Halle Foundation. Edades 6-8. Ages 6-8. Limit 15. (90 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 

12/07
Este taller se enfocará en un libro y una obra de arte en colaboración con el Norton Museum of Art y es posible gracias a la generosidad del Diane y Bruce Halle Foundation. Edades 6-8. (90 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
12/07

Decorate It Yourself

Tue, Dec 07, 4:00 pm

Show off your creativity and make your own festive ornaments. Pick up a kit from the West Boynton Branch children's desk. Ages 7 & up. (45 min.) Presented by West Boynton Branch.

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Show off your creativity and make your own festive ornaments. Pick up a kit from the West Boynton Branch children's desk. Ages 7 & up. (45 min.) 

12/07

Frozen Bead Buddies

Tue, Dec 07, 6:30 pm

Learn how to make bead buddies using patterns from the movie Frozen! Kits are available to request at the Belle Glade Branch. Ages 6 & up. (45 min.) Presented by Belle Glade Branch.

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Learn how to make bead buddies using patterns from the movie Frozen! Kits are available to request at the Belle Glade Branch. Ages 6 & up. (45 min.) 

12/07

Gingerbread Fun

Wed, Dec 08, 10:30 am

Gingerbread man storytelling and decorate a gingerbread person craft. Pick up a kit from the Tequesta Branch children's desk. Ages 3 & up. Limit 20. (40 min.) Presented by Tequesta Branch.

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Gingerbread man storytelling and decorate a gingerbread person craft. Pick up a kit from the Tequesta Branch children's desk. Ages 3 & up. Limit 20. (40 min.) 

12/08

Crepe Paper Orchid

Wed, Dec 08, 11:30 am

Impress your friends and family with this fantastic handmade Cattleya Orchid. Small Scissors and craft glue required. Kits available at the Jupiter Branch. Limit 20. (90 min.) Presented by Jupiter Branch.

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Impress your friends and family with this fantastic handmade Cattleya Orchid. Small Scissors and craft glue required. Kits available at the Jupiter Branch. Limit 20. (90 min.) 

12/08

ACTIVITY FULL Snow Capped Wood Tree Display

Wed, Dec 08, 1:00 pm

Create a winter pine tree capped in snow for a holiday display. Craft kits available at the Acreage Branch on Wed, Nov 24. Limit 12. (60 min.) Presented by Acreage Branch.

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Create a winter pine tree capped in snow for a holiday display. Craft kits available at the Acreage Branch on Wed, Nov 24. Limit 12. (60 min.) 

12/08

A Gingerbread Adventure: Stories, Cookies, & Fun!

Wed, Dec 08, 6:00 pm

Join us as we read stories about gingerbread folks and gingerbread animals, then we’ll decorate gingerbread cookies and build a gingerbread house together! Ages 5 & up. (30 min.) Presented by Clarence E. Anthony Branch.

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Join us as we read stories about gingerbread folks and gingerbread animals, then we’ll decorate gingerbread cookies and build a gingerbread house together! Ages 5 & up. (30 min.) 

12/08

LGBTQ+ Origami

Thu, Dec 09, 2:00 pm

Make a modular origami pinwheel star in the colors of the Pride Flag. Pick up a kit at the West Boynton Branch starting Nov 16.  (60 min.) Presented by West Boynton Branch.

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Make a modular origami pinwheel star in the colors of the Pride Flag. Pick up a kit at the West Boynton Branch starting Nov 16.  (60 min.) 

12/09

Quilled Snowflake Craft

Thu, Dec 09, 3:00 pm

Create a beautiful snowflake! Pick up a kit at West Boca Branch starting November 22, while the supplies last, or call 561-470-1600 to send supplies to your branch location. (90 min.) Presented by West Boca Branch.

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Create a beautiful snowflake! Pick up a kit at West Boca Branch starting November 22, while the supplies last, or call 561-470-1600 to send supplies to your branch location. (90 min.) 

12/09

Stop Motion Stories: "Claymates," by Dev Petty

Thu, Dec 09, 3:00 pm

Turn your books into movies using Stop Motion! Grab some clay or drawing tools as we read and recreate "Claymates." Ages 6-12. (60 min.) Presented by Glades Road Branch.

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Turn your books into movies using Stop Motion! Grab some clay or drawing tools as we read and recreate "Claymates." Ages 6-12. (60 min.) 

12/09

Holiday Crafting

Thu, Dec 09, 3:30 pm

It’s the most wonderful time of year to make a reindeer candy jar. Pick up supplies at the Greenacres Branch children’s desk. Supplies are limited. Ages 8-12. (30 min.) Presented by Greenacres Branch.

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It’s the most wonderful time of year to make a reindeer candy jar. Pick up supplies at the Greenacres Branch children’s desk. Supplies are limited. Ages 8-12. (30 min.) 

12/09

Teen Paper Crafting

Fri, Dec 10, 4:00 pm

Make a pop-up accordion holiday card and learn how to make little gift boxes out of greeting cards. Supplies from the Greenacres Branch are limited. Ages 12-17. (45 min.) Presented by Greenacres Branch.

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Make a pop-up accordion holiday card and learn how to make little gift boxes out of greeting cards. Supplies from the Greenacres Branch are limited. Ages 12-17. (45 min.) 

12/10

Don We Now Our GAY Apparel

Sat, Dec 11, 2:00 pm

It's a holiday social! Chat and enjoy seasonal music as we decorate ugly sweaters together. Superlatives awarded. Call 561-894-7500 for a trimmings kit (BYO sweater). Space is limited. (2 hr.) Presented by Hagen Ranch Road Branch.

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It's a holiday social! Chat and enjoy seasonal music as we decorate ugly sweaters together. Superlatives awarded. Call 561-894-7500 for a trimmings kit (BYO sweater). Space is limited. (2 hr.) 

12/11

Holiday Craft

Mon, Dec 13, 3:15 pm

Make a fun holiday craft! Stop by the Belle Glade Branch to grab a craft kit with the supplies needed to follow along with the virtual activity. Ages 5-11. (45 min.) Presented by Belle Glade Branch.

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Make a fun holiday craft! Stop by the Belle Glade Branch to grab a craft kit with the supplies needed to follow along with the virtual activity. Ages 5-11. (45 min.) 

12/13

Gingerbread House

Tue, Dec 14, 10:00 am

Let's build a house your Gingerbread man will love - no food required! Materials available one week prior to activity at the Wellington Branch children's desk. Ages 5 & up. (45 min.) Presented by Wellington Branch.

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Let's build a house your Gingerbread man will love - no food required! Materials available one week prior to activity at the Wellington Branch children's desk. Ages 5 & up. (45 min.) 

12/14

Art for Adults: Colored Pencils

Tue, Dec 14, 2:00 pm
Colored Pencils for Beginners.

Join us to discuss and explore your artistic interests using different techniques and mediums to improve your skills. Call 561-790-6030 to reserve a kit.  Ages 12 & up. (90 min.) Presented by Royal Palm Beach Branch.

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Join us to discuss and explore your artistic interests using different techniques and mediums to improve your skills. Call 561-790-6030 to reserve a kit.  Ages 12 & up. (90 min.) 

12/14Colored Pencils for Beginners.
12/28Colored Pencil Critique.

Origami for Adults and Teens: Snowflakes

Tue, Dec 14, 2:00 pm

Ready for winter? Shape decorative snowflakes. Pick up a kit at the West Boynton Branch starting November 16 or use your own origami paper. (60 min.) Presented by West Boynton Branch.

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Ready for winter? Shape decorative snowflakes. Pick up a kit at the West Boynton Branch starting November 16 or use your own origami paper. (60 min.) 

12/14

DIY 3D Snowflakes

Tue, Dec 14, 4:30 pm

Create your own winter wonderland! Make a 3D snowflake decoration to usher in the season. Pick up a craft kit at the Royal Palm Beach Branch children's desk. Ages 7 & up. Limit 15. (45 min.) Presented by Royal Palm Beach Branch.

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Create your own winter wonderland! Make a 3D snowflake decoration to usher in the season. Pick up a craft kit at the Royal Palm Beach Branch children's desk. Ages 7 & up. Limit 15. (45 min.) 

12/14

Winter Weaving

Wed, Dec 15, 11:00 am

Welcome the winter season with a weaving craft. Materials available one week prior to activity at the Wellington Branch children's desk. Ages 7-12. (60 min.) Presented by Wellington Branch.

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Welcome the winter season with a weaving craft. Materials available one week prior to activity at the Wellington Branch children's desk. Ages 7-12. (60 min.) 

12/15

Holly Jolly Crafternoon

Wed, Dec 15, 3:00 pm

'Tis the season to create thematic papercrafts. Pick up a kit from the West Boynton Branch children's desk. Ages 5-10. (45 min.) Presented by West Boynton Branch.

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'Tis the season to create thematic papercrafts. Pick up a kit from the West Boynton Branch children's desk. Ages 5-10. (45 min.) 

12/15

Florida Snow Globes

Wed, Dec 15, 4:00 pm

December in Florida is the perfect time for sunshine, surfboards, and sandals! Pick up your supplies at the Glades Road Branch children's desk. Ages 6-12. Limit 25. (30 min.) Presented by Glades Road Branch.

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December in Florida is the perfect time for sunshine, surfboards, and sandals! Pick up your supplies at the Glades Road Branch children's desk. Ages 6-12. Limit 25. (30 min.) 

12/15

Doodle DEATHMATCH: Winter Wonderland

Thu, Dec 16, 3:00 pm

Our artists are taking "frosty" suggestions from you! Watch or draw along as we race against the clock. Then you vote on who made the coolest creation! Ages 5-12. (60 min.) Presented by Acreage Branch.

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Our artists are taking "frosty" suggestions from you! Watch or draw along as we race against the clock. Then you vote on who made the coolest creation! Ages 5-12. (60 min.) 

12/16

Beaded Snowflakes

Fri, Dec 17, 3:00 pm

Let it snow! Create a shining beaded snowflake. Craft materials available at the Gardens Branch children’s desk one week before activity. Ages 5-12. (30 min.) Presented by Gardens Branch.

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Let it snow! Create a shining beaded snowflake. Craft materials available at the Gardens Branch children’s desk one week before activity. Ages 5-12. (30 min.) 

12/17

Holiday Craft

Mon, Dec 20, 3:15 pm

Make a fun holiday craft! Stop by the Belle Glade Branch to grab a craft kit with the supplies needed to follow along with the virtual activity. Ages 5-11. (45 min.) Presented by Belle Glade Branch.

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Make a fun holiday craft! Stop by the Belle Glade Branch to grab a craft kit with the supplies needed to follow along with the virtual activity. Ages 5-11. (45 min.) 

12/20

Festive Stories and Cards

Cuentos y Tarjetas Festivas

Wed, Dec 22, 4:30 pm
Miércoles, 22 de diciembre,  4:30 pm

Join as we read festive stories and make cards for the season! Call (561) 924-5928 for supplies to be sent to your nearest library. Todas las edades. All ages. (45 min.) Se requiere registrarse. Presented by Loula V. York Branch.

¡Unase con nosotros mientras leemos cuentos festivos y hacemos tarjetas de la temporada! Llame al (561) 924-5928 para mandar utiles a su biblioteca mas sercana. Todas las edades. (45 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 

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Join as we read festive stories and make cards for the season! Call (561) 924-5928 for supplies to be sent to your nearest library. Todas las edades. All ages. (45 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 

12/22
¡Unase con nosotros mientras leemos cuentos festivos y hacemos tarjetas de la temporada! Llame al (561) 924-5928 para mandar utiles a su biblioteca mas sercana. Todas las edades. (45 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
12/22

Catch That Gingerbread!

Thu, Dec 23, 3:00 pm

Gingerbread kids are on the loose! Listen to the silly story and then decorate your own delicious cookies. Cookie kits will be available one week before the event. Ages 4-8. Space is limited. (30 min.) Presented by Acreage Branch.

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Gingerbread kids are on the loose! Listen to the silly story and then decorate your own delicious cookies. Cookie kits will be available one week before the event. Ages 4-8. Space is limited. (30 min.) 

12/23

Art for Adults: Colored Pencils

Tue, Dec 28, 2:00 pm
Colored Pencil Critique.

Join us to discuss and explore your artistic interests using different techniques and mediums to improve your skills. Call 561-790-6030 to reserve a kit.  Ages 12 & up. (90 min.) Presented by Royal Palm Beach Branch.

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Join us to discuss and explore your artistic interests using different techniques and mediums to improve your skills. Call 561-790-6030 to reserve a kit.  Ages 12 & up. (90 min.) 

12/14Colored Pencils for Beginners.
12/28Colored Pencil Critique.

Happy New Year!

Thu, Dec 30, 11:30 am

Ring in the new year with stories, songs and a craft! Pick up craft materials at the Greenacres Branch children’s desk. Supplies are limited. Ages 4-8. (30 min.) Presented by Greenacres Branch.

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Ring in the new year with stories, songs and a craft! Pick up craft materials at the Greenacres Branch children’s desk. Supplies are limited. Ages 4-8. (30 min.) 

12/30

Planner Peace

Thu, Dec 30, 3:00 pm

Bullet journaling is a fun and creative way to get organized! Pick up your supplies at the Glades Road Branch children's desk. Ages 12-17. Limit 30. (45 min.) Presented by Glades Road Branch.

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Bullet journaling is a fun and creative way to get organized! Pick up your supplies at the Glades Road Branch children's desk. Ages 12-17. Limit 30. (45 min.) 

12/30