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The library is now offering activities to attend online. Preregister online and receive the login information for your activity, then click on the link provided here to download Zoom and attend.

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E.g., Oct 7 2022
E.g., Oct 7 2022

Adult Book Discussion: "Chronicle of a Death Foretold," by Gabriel García Márquez 

Sat, Oct 08, 2:00 pm

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month. Limit 10. First come, first served. (60 min.) Presented by Belle Glade Branch.

About this Series

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month. Limit 10. First come, first served. (60 min.) 

10/08

The Read: Queer Teen Book Discussion

Sat, Oct 08, 2:00 pm

Share a favorite book and hear about others with Compass Community Center for our queer teen book club. Spooky books and outfits encouraged! Ages 12-17. (2 hr.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.Presented by Lantana Road Branch.

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About this Series

Share a favorite book and hear about others with Compass Community Center for our queer teen book club. Spooky books and outfits encouraged! Ages 12-17. (2 hr.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

10/08

The Book Was Better? Book Discussion

Sun, Oct 09, 2:30 pm
"A Monster Calls." ©Focus Features. (108 min.)  PG-13 

Discuss the book, compare the movie and share ideas. Snacks provided. Grades 9 & up. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.Presented by Lantana Road Branch.

About this Series

Discuss the book, compare the movie and share ideas. Snacks provided. Grades 9 & up. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

10/02"A Monster Calls," by Patrick Ness. 
10/09"A Monster Calls." ©Focus Features. (108 min.)  PG-13 

Any Book Book Club

Tue, Oct 11, 6:30 pm

It’s a book club for busy people! Discuss whichever book you last loved and hear suggestions for what to try next. No reading required. Limit 20. (60 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.Presented by Hagen Ranch Road Branch.

About this Series

It’s a book club for busy people! Discuss whichever book you last loved and hear suggestions for what to try next. No reading required. Limit 20. (60 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

10/11

Book-A-Librarian

Thu, Oct 13, 10:00 am

Personalized attention in the areas of computers mobile devices and online resources, just to name a few. (45 min.) Call (561) 626-6133 to preregister.Presented by Gardens Branch.

More Dates for This Activity

Thu, Oct 13, 11:00 am
Thu, Oct 13, 2:00 pm
Thu, Oct 20, 10:00 am
Thu, Oct 20, 11:00 am
Thu, Oct 20, 2:00 pm
Thu, Oct 27, 10:00 am
Thu, Oct 27, 11:00 am
Thu, Oct 27, 2:00 pm
About this Series

Personalized attention in the areas of computers mobile devices and online resources, just to name a few. (45 min.) Call (561) 626-6133 to preregister.

10/06
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Book-A-Librarian

Thu, Oct 13, 11:00 am

Personalized attention in the areas of computers mobile devices and online resources, just to name a few. (45 min.) Call (561) 626-6133 to preregister.Presented by Gardens Branch.

More Dates for This Activity

Thu, Oct 13, 10:00 am
Thu, Oct 13, 2:00 pm
Thu, Oct 20, 10:00 am
Thu, Oct 20, 11:00 am
Thu, Oct 20, 2:00 pm
Thu, Oct 27, 10:00 am
Thu, Oct 27, 11:00 am
Thu, Oct 27, 2:00 pm
About this Series

Personalized attention in the areas of computers mobile devices and online resources, just to name a few. (45 min.) Call (561) 626-6133 to preregister.

10/06
10/06
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Book-A-Librarian

Thu, Oct 13, 2:00 pm

Personalized attention in the areas of computers mobile devices and online resources, just to name a few. (45 min.) Call (561) 626-6133 to preregister.Presented by Gardens Branch.

More Dates for This Activity

Thu, Oct 13, 10:00 am
Thu, Oct 13, 11:00 am
Thu, Oct 20, 10:00 am
Thu, Oct 20, 11:00 am
Thu, Oct 20, 2:00 pm
Thu, Oct 27, 10:00 am
Thu, Oct 27, 11:00 am
Thu, Oct 27, 2:00 pm
About this Series

Personalized attention in the areas of computers mobile devices and online resources, just to name a few. (45 min.) Call (561) 626-6133 to preregister.

10/06
10/06
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10/13
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Black Culture Book Discussion: "Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents," by Isabel Wilkerson 

Sat, Oct 15, 3:00 pm

Copies available at the Lantana Road Branch. Presented by the African American Alliance Library staff. First come, first served. (90 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.Presented by Lantana Road Branch.

About this Series

Copies available at the Lantana Road Branch. Presented by the African American Alliance Library staff. First come, first served. (90 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

10/15

Teen Book Discussion

Sun, Oct 16, 1:00 pm

Share a book you have recently read and earn volunteer time. Ages 12-18. (60 min.) Presented by Wellington Branch.

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About this Series

Share a book you have recently read and earn volunteer time. Ages 12-18. (60 min.) 

10/16

Book Discussion: "Crying in H Mart," by Michelle Zauner 

Tue, Oct 18, 2:00 pm

Limit 20. (60 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.Presented by Glades Road Branch.

About this Series

Limit 20. (60 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

10/18

Tertulia Literaria: "Violeta," by Isabel Allende 

(Book Discussion, "Violeta," by Isabel Allende in Spanish): "Violeta," by Isabel Allende 

Tue, Oct 18, 4:00 pm
Martes, 18 de octubre,  4:00 pm

Las copias impresas están disponibles a través del catalogo bibliotecario. (60 min.) Call (561) 641-9100 to preregister.Presented by Greenacres Branch.

About this Series

Las copias impresas están disponibles a través del catalogo bibliotecario. (60 min.) Call (561) 641-9100 to preregister.

10/18

Book Discussion: "A Head Full of Ghosts," by Paul G. Tremblay

Wed, Oct 19, 2:00 pm

Get ready for Halloween with this eerie novel by the Bram Stoker award-winning author. (60 min.) Presented by West Boynton Branch.

About this Series

Get ready for Halloween with this eerie novel by the Bram Stoker award-winning author. (60 min.) 

10/19

Book Discussion: "The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires," by Grady Hendrix

Wed, Oct 19, 2:00 pm

Copies available at the Lantana Road Branch. (60 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.Presented by Lantana Road Branch.

About this Series

Copies available at the Lantana Road Branch. (60 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

10/19

Book Talk: "Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents," by Isabel Wilkerson 

Wed, Oct 19, 2:00 pm
"Book Talk on Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents," by Isabel Wilkerson . 

(60 min.) Presented by Talking Books.

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About this Series

(60 min.) 

10/19"Book Talk on Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents," by Isabel Wilkerson . 

Book Discussion: "Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea," by André Carter

Wed, Oct 19, 2:30 pm

(60 min.) Call (561) 790-6030 to preregister.Presented by Royal Palm Beach Branch.

About this Series

(60 min.) Call (561) 790-6030 to preregister.

10/19

Book-A-Librarian

Thu, Oct 20, 10:00 am

Personalized attention in the areas of computers mobile devices and online resources, just to name a few. (45 min.) Call (561) 626-6133 to preregister.Presented by Gardens Branch.

More Dates for This Activity

Thu, Oct 13, 10:00 am
Thu, Oct 13, 11:00 am
Thu, Oct 13, 2:00 pm
Thu, Oct 20, 11:00 am
Thu, Oct 20, 2:00 pm
Thu, Oct 27, 10:00 am
Thu, Oct 27, 11:00 am
Thu, Oct 27, 2:00 pm
About this Series

Personalized attention in the areas of computers mobile devices and online resources, just to name a few. (45 min.) Call (561) 626-6133 to preregister.

10/06
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Book-A-Librarian

Thu, Oct 20, 11:00 am

Personalized attention in the areas of computers mobile devices and online resources, just to name a few. (45 min.) Call (561) 626-6133 to preregister.Presented by Gardens Branch.

More Dates for This Activity

Thu, Oct 13, 10:00 am
Thu, Oct 13, 11:00 am
Thu, Oct 13, 2:00 pm
Thu, Oct 20, 10:00 am
Thu, Oct 20, 2:00 pm
Thu, Oct 27, 10:00 am
Thu, Oct 27, 11:00 am
Thu, Oct 27, 2:00 pm
About this Series

Personalized attention in the areas of computers mobile devices and online resources, just to name a few. (45 min.) Call (561) 626-6133 to preregister.

10/06
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Book & Film Discussion

Thu, Oct 20, 1:30 pm
"A Thousand Acres," by Jane Smiley. Book discussion. (60 min.) 

A lively discussion of Jane Smiley's award-winning novel. Presented by Greenacres Branch.

About this Series

A lively discussion of Jane Smiley's award-winning novel. 

10/20"A Thousand Acres," by Jane Smiley. Book discussion. (60 min.) 
10/27"A Thousand Acres." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (105 min.) Film viewing and discussion. R 

Book-A-Librarian

Thu, Oct 20, 2:00 pm

Personalized attention in the areas of computers mobile devices and online resources, just to name a few. (45 min.) Call (561) 626-6133 to preregister.Presented by Gardens Branch.

More Dates for This Activity

Thu, Oct 13, 10:00 am
Thu, Oct 13, 11:00 am
Thu, Oct 13, 2:00 pm
Thu, Oct 20, 10:00 am
Thu, Oct 20, 11:00 am
Thu, Oct 27, 10:00 am
Thu, Oct 27, 11:00 am
Thu, Oct 27, 2:00 pm
About this Series

Personalized attention in the areas of computers mobile devices and online resources, just to name a few. (45 min.) Call (561) 626-6133 to preregister.

10/06
10/06
10/06
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New & Noteworthy

Thu, Oct 20, 3:00 pm

Get a sneak peek at new releases in fiction and nonfiction so that you can place your holds early. We'll be discussing books coming out in November. (90 min.) Presented by Hagen Ranch Road Branch.

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About this Series

Get a sneak peek at new releases in fiction and nonfiction so that you can place your holds early. We'll be discussing books coming out in November. (90 min.) 

10/20

Pizza Chat

Thu, Oct 20, 4:30 pm

Earn volunteer hours with this unique book club. Eat some pizza and chat about an awesome book. Help choose the first book during this first meeting. Refreshments provided. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Call (561) 734-5556 to preregister.Presented by West Boynton Branch.

About this Series

Earn volunteer hours with this unique book club. Eat some pizza and chat about an awesome book. Help choose the first book during this first meeting. Refreshments provided. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Call (561) 734-5556 to preregister.

10/20

Tertulia Literaria: "El amor en los tiempos del cólera," by Gabriel García Márquez 

Book Discussion in Spanish: "Love in the Time of Cholera," by Gabriel García Márquez: "El amor en los tiempos del cólera," by Gabriel García Márquez 

Thu, Oct 20, 5:30 pm
Jueves, 20 de octubre,  5:30 pm

Recoja una copia en el escritorio de información. También está disponible en formato digital a través de cloudLibrary. Limit 10. (60 min.) Call (561) 470-1600 to preregister.Se requiere registrarse. Presented by West Boca Branch.

About this Series

Recoja una copia en el escritorio de información. También está disponible en formato digital a través de cloudLibrary. Limit 10. (60 min.) Call (561) 470-1600 to preregister.Se requiere registrarse. 

10/20

Nonfiction Book Club

Fri, Oct 21, 2:00 pm

Discuss biographies, memoirs, true crime, histories and other nonfiction genre titles. Limit 20. (90 min.) Presented by Hagen Ranch Road Branch.

About this Series

Discuss biographies, memoirs, true crime, histories and other nonfiction genre titles. Limit 20. (90 min.) 

10/21

Book Discussion: "The Ghost Bride," by Yangsze Choo 

Tue, Oct 25, 10:30 am

Refreshments provided. First come, first served. (60 min.) Presented by Wellington Branch.

About this Series

Refreshments provided. First come, first served. (60 min.) 

10/25

LGBTQ+ Book Discussion: "Call Me by Your Name," by André Aciman

Wed, Oct 26, 3:00 pm

Limit 20. (60 min.) Presented by Lantana Road Branch.

About this Series

Limit 20. (60 min.) 

10/26

Book-A-Librarian

Thu, Oct 27, 10:00 am

Personalized attention in the areas of computers mobile devices and online resources, just to name a few. (45 min.) Call (561) 626-6133 to preregister.Presented by Gardens Branch.

More Dates for This Activity

Thu, Oct 13, 10:00 am
Thu, Oct 13, 11:00 am
Thu, Oct 13, 2:00 pm
Thu, Oct 20, 10:00 am
Thu, Oct 20, 11:00 am
Thu, Oct 20, 2:00 pm
Thu, Oct 27, 11:00 am
Thu, Oct 27, 2:00 pm
About this Series

Personalized attention in the areas of computers mobile devices and online resources, just to name a few. (45 min.) Call (561) 626-6133 to preregister.

10/06
10/06
10/06
10/13
10/13
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10/20
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Book-A-Librarian

Thu, Oct 27, 11:00 am

Personalized attention in the areas of computers mobile devices and online resources, just to name a few. (45 min.) Call (561) 626-6133 to preregister.Presented by Gardens Branch.

More Dates for This Activity

Thu, Oct 13, 10:00 am
Thu, Oct 13, 11:00 am
Thu, Oct 13, 2:00 pm
Thu, Oct 20, 10:00 am
Thu, Oct 20, 11:00 am
Thu, Oct 20, 2:00 pm
Thu, Oct 27, 10:00 am
Thu, Oct 27, 2:00 pm
About this Series

Personalized attention in the areas of computers mobile devices and online resources, just to name a few. (45 min.) Call (561) 626-6133 to preregister.

10/06
10/06
10/06
10/13
10/13
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10/20
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10/27
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Book & Film Discussion

Thu, Oct 27, 1:30 pm
"A Thousand Acres." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (105 min.) Film viewing and discussion.

A lively discussion of Jane Smiley's award-winning novel. Presented by Greenacres Branch.

About this Series

A lively discussion of Jane Smiley's award-winning novel. 

10/20"A Thousand Acres," by Jane Smiley. Book discussion. (60 min.) 
10/27"A Thousand Acres." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (105 min.) Film viewing and discussion. R 

Book-A-Librarian

Thu, Oct 27, 2:00 pm

Personalized attention in the areas of computers mobile devices and online resources, just to name a few. (45 min.) Call (561) 626-6133 to preregister.Presented by Gardens Branch.

More Dates for This Activity

Thu, Oct 13, 10:00 am
Thu, Oct 13, 11:00 am
Thu, Oct 13, 2:00 pm
Thu, Oct 20, 10:00 am
Thu, Oct 20, 11:00 am
Thu, Oct 20, 2:00 pm
Thu, Oct 27, 10:00 am
Thu, Oct 27, 11:00 am
About this Series

Personalized attention in the areas of computers mobile devices and online resources, just to name a few. (45 min.) Call (561) 626-6133 to preregister.

10/06
10/06
10/06
10/13
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PBCLS Chapter of Las Musas Book Club Book Discussion: "Shine on, Luz Véliz," by Rebecca Balcárcel  

Sat, Oct 29, 2:00 pm

Read and discuss wonderful juvenile fiction and young adult books and participate in a virtual meet and greet with the author. Copies available at your local branch. Ages 8-12. (60 min.) Presented by Okeechobee Boulevard Branch.

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About this Series

Read and discuss wonderful juvenile fiction and young adult books and participate in a virtual meet and greet with the author. Copies available at your local branch. Ages 8-12. (60 min.) 

10/29