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Guò Nián Hǎo

West Boynton Branch
Mon, Jan 27, 10:15 am

Happy Chinese New Year! Experience a new culture in our bilingual Chinese New Year story time celebration. Snacks provided. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister, beginning Fri, Dec 20. 

About this Series

Happy Chinese New Year! Experience a new culture in our bilingual Chinese New Year story time celebration. Snacks provided. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister, beginning Fri, Dec 20. 

01/27

Too Good

Gardens Branch
Mon, Jan 27, 3:00 pm

A 10-week program that increases social and emotional skills in children. Each week builds on skills learned in prior weeks. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) Call (561) 626-6133 to preregister.

About this Series

A 10-week program that increases social and emotional skills in children. Each week builds on skills learned in prior weeks. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) Call (561) 626-6133 to preregister.

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Playful Toddlers & Tykes

Acreage Branch
Mon, Jan 27, 3:30 pm

Join us for a session of social playtime for the little ones. Ages 0-4. (30 min.) 

About this Series

Join us for a session of social playtime for the little ones. Ages 0-4. (30 min.) 

01/27

Read All About It!

Belle Glade Branch
Mon, Jan 27, 4:00 pm
Honesty.

Use books and bullet journals to understand your emotions. Refreshments provided. Ages 6 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

About this Series

Use books and bullet journals to understand your emotions. Refreshments provided. Ages 6 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

01/13Responsibility.
01/27Honesty.

Pokémon Club

Jupiter Branch
Mon, Jan 27, 5:30 pm

Bring your Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. All ages. First come, first served. (60 min.) 

About this Series

Bring your Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. All ages. First come, first served. (60 min.) 

01/27

Pajamarama Story Time: Food Fight!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Mon, Jan 27, 6:30 pm

Wear your favorite PJs, bring your teddy bear and listen to silly stories, songs and fingerplays all about the yummy food we eat. Make a craft to bring home. Ages 3-6. (45 min.) Call (561) 790-6030 to preregister.

About this Series

Wear your favorite PJs, bring your teddy bear and listen to silly stories, songs and fingerplays all about the yummy food we eat. Make a craft to bring home. Ages 3-6. (45 min.) Call (561) 790-6030 to preregister.

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Homework & Research Help

Belle Glade Branch
Tue, Jan 28 (All day)

Looking for help researching a topic for school or finding and applying for college scholarships? Sign up for a one-on-one session. (30 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Tue, Jan 21 (All day)
About this Series

Looking for help researching a topic for school or finding and applying for college scholarships? Sign up for a one-on-one session. (30 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

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Snowmen in Disguise

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Jan 28 (All day)

Pick up a snowman and decorate it as a character from a favorite book. Return it for a prize from our treasure box. Snowmen will be displayed for all to enjoy! Ages 2-12.

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Thu, Jan 30 (All day)
Fri, Jan 31 (All day)
About this Series

Pick up a snowman and decorate it as a character from a favorite book. Return it for a prize from our treasure box. Snowmen will be displayed for all to enjoy! Ages 2-12.

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Toddler Story Time!

Loula V. York Branch
Tue, Jan 28, 10:00 am
Kindness Matters II.

Simple stories and creative activities for our youngest members and their parents! Ages 1-2. (45 min.) Call (561) 924-5928 to preregister.

About this Series

Simple stories and creative activities for our youngest members and their parents! Ages 1-2. (45 min.) Call (561) 924-5928 to preregister.

01/07I Have a Dream I!
01/14I Have a Dream II!
01/28Kindness Matters II.

Rock Garden

Wellington Branch
Tue, Jan 28, 2:30 pm

Don't have a green thumb? Then make an everlasting garden using rocks and paint. Dress for a mess. Ages 5-12. Limit 24. First come, first served. (45 min.) 

About this Series

Don't have a green thumb? Then make an everlasting garden using rocks and paint. Dress for a mess. Ages 5-12. Limit 24. First come, first served. (45 min.) 

01/28

Valentines for Veterans

Jupiter Branch
Tue, Jan 28, 2:30 pm

Show your creativity and support by making a card for a local veteran! Cards will be distributed at Jupiter Vet Center in time for Valentine's Day. All ages. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 

More Dates for This Activity

Fri, Jan 31, 10:00 am
About this Series

Show your creativity and support by making a card for a local veteran! Cards will be distributed at Jupiter Vet Center in time for Valentine's Day. All ages. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 

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Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

Acreage Branch
Tue, Jan 28, 2:45 pm

Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs who can’t wait for you to read them a story. Grades K-6. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Tue, Jan 21, 2:45 pm
About this Series

Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs who can’t wait for you to read them a story. Grades K-6. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

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Get Active!

Main Library
Tue, Jan 28, 3:00 pm
Kick It: Soccer Tricks!

Regular physical activity has many health benefits for individuals of all ages and abilities. So grab your friends, a towel and get ready for a great time! Ages 5 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) 

About this Series

Regular physical activity has many health benefits for individuals of all ages and abilities. So grab your friends, a towel and get ready for a great time! Ages 5 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) 

01/07Move It!
01/14Retro Games!
01/21On Your Mark, Get Set, Go!
01/28Kick It: Soccer Tricks!

How Science Works

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Tue, Jan 28, 3:00 pm
Electricity & Magnetism.

One-hundred ways parents and kids can enjoy and show how much fun science can be! We will go through experiments from Judith Hann's book, "How Science Works." Limit 25. First come, first served. (90 min.) Call (561) 992-8393 to preregister.

About this Series

One-hundred ways parents and kids can enjoy and show how much fun science can be! We will go through experiments from Judith Hann's book, "How Science Works." Limit 25. First come, first served. (90 min.) Call (561) 992-8393 to preregister.

01/07The World of Matter.
01/14Energy Force & Motion.
01/21Light & Sound.
01/28Electricity & Magnetism.

LEGO® Bricks & More

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Tue, Jan 28, 3:00 pm

Build, imagine and play with our collection of LEGO® bricks; jumbo blocks available. Ages 1-10. (60 min.) Call (561) 992-8393 to preregister.

About this Series

Build, imagine and play with our collection of LEGO® bricks; jumbo blocks available. Ages 1-10. (60 min.) Call (561) 992-8393 to preregister.

01/28

Lil' Braniacs

Lantana Road Branch
Tue, Jan 28, 3:30 pm

Children will practice the alphabet, numbers and spacial awareness with hands-on learning through music, art, dramatic play and stories. Eight session series. Ages 3-4. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Tue, Jan 21, 3:30 pm
Thu, Jan 23, 3:30 pm
Thu, Jan 30, 3:30 pm
About this Series

Children will practice the alphabet, numbers and spacial awareness with hands-on learning through music, art, dramatic play and stories. Eight session series. Ages 3-4. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

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National Puzzle Day

West Boca Branch
Tue, Jan 28, 3:30 pm

Join the fun as we celebrate (a day early) by doing all kinds of puzzles - jigsaw, word search, crossword and more! Grades K-5. (60 min.) 

About this Series

Join the fun as we celebrate (a day early) by doing all kinds of puzzles - jigsaw, word search, crossword and more! Grades K-5. (60 min.) 

01/28

Chillin' Readin' Buddies

Gardens Branch
Tue, Jan 28, 4:30 pm

Children work once a week with a teen to read together and play literacy games. Grades K-5. (45 min.) Call (561) 626-6133 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Tue, Jan 21, 4:30 pm
About this Series

Children work once a week with a teen to read together and play literacy games. Grades K-5. (45 min.) Call (561) 626-6133 to preregister.

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Pajama Story Time on Safari

Greenacres Branch
Tue, Jan 28, 6:30 pm

We’re going on a safari, but we’re not afraid! Wear pajamas and we’ll rumble through a jungle of stories and songs! Ages 4-7. (45 min.) Call (561) 641-9100 to preregister.

About this Series

We’re going on a safari, but we’re not afraid! Wear pajamas and we’ll rumble through a jungle of stories and songs! Ages 4-7. (45 min.) Call (561) 641-9100 to preregister.

01/28

Snowmen in Disguise

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Jan 29 (All day)

Pick up a snowman and decorate it as a character from a favorite book. Return it for a prize from our treasure box. Snowmen will be displayed for all to enjoy! Ages 2-12.

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Tue, Jan 21 (All day)
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Tue, Jan 28 (All day)
Thu, Jan 30 (All day)
Fri, Jan 31 (All day)
About this Series

Pick up a snowman and decorate it as a character from a favorite book. Return it for a prize from our treasure box. Snowmen will be displayed for all to enjoy! Ages 2-12.

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Make Reading a New Year’s Resolution!

Belle Glade Branch
Wed, Jan 29, 11:00 am
Grades 2-3.

Explore the best books of 2019 and tips to locate information for school projects. Refreshments provided. Space is limited. (45 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

About this Series

Explore the best books of 2019 and tips to locate information for school projects. Refreshments provided. Space is limited. (45 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

01/29Grades 2-3.
01/29Grades 4-5.

Make Reading a New Year’s Resolution!

Belle Glade Branch
Wed, Jan 29, 12:00 pm
Grades 4-5.

Explore the best books of 2019 and tips to locate information for school projects. Refreshments provided. Space is limited. (45 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

About this Series

Explore the best books of 2019 and tips to locate information for school projects. Refreshments provided. Space is limited. (45 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

01/29Grades 2-3.
01/29Grades 4-5.

Game Day

Wellington Branch
Wed, Jan 29, 2:30 pm

Drop by for Wii, board games and more. Bring a friend or make new ones. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (60 min.) 

About this Series

Drop by for Wii, board games and more. Bring a friend or make new ones. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (60 min.) 

01/29

Bilingual After School Fun!

Main Library
Wed, Jan 29, 3:30 pm

It's time for some bilingual FUN after school! Play games, make crafts and dance with kids your own age in this interactive and varied weekly activity! Ages 5 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Wed, Jan 22, 3:30 pm
About this Series

It's time for some bilingual FUN after school! Play games, make crafts and dance with kids your own age in this interactive and varied weekly activity! Ages 5 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.

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Chess Club

West Boynton Branch
Wed, Jan 29, 3:30 pm

Challenge your friends to a friendly game of chess. Basic game knowledge is required. Ages 7-11. (60 min.) 

About this Series

Challenge your friends to a friendly game of chess. Basic game knowledge is required. Ages 7-11. (60 min.) 

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STEAM Club: Structures

Tequesta Branch
Wed, Jan 29, 3:30 pm

Each week use LEGO® bricks, marshmallows, toothpicks and more to engineer structures. Ages 5-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 746-5970 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Wed, Jan 22, 3:30 pm
About this Series

Each week use LEGO® bricks, marshmallows, toothpicks and more to engineer structures. Ages 5-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 746-5970 to preregister.

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Construct With Marshmallows

Glades Road Branch
Wed, Jan 29, 4:00 pm

Build an awesome structure with marshmallows, spaghetti and gumdrops. Ages 5-10. (45 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

About this Series

Build an awesome structure with marshmallows, spaghetti and gumdrops. Ages 5-10. (45 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

01/29

Crochet for Kids

Belle Glade Branch
Wed, Jan 29, 4:00 pm

Step-by-step instructions and easy hands-on projects for beginners. Some materials provided. Ages 8 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) 

About this Series

Step-by-step instructions and easy hands-on projects for beginners. Some materials provided. Ages 8 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) 

01/29

Snowmen in Disguise

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Thu, Jan 30 (All day)

Pick up a snowman and decorate it as a character from a favorite book. Return it for a prize from our treasure box. Snowmen will be displayed for all to enjoy! Ages 2-12.

More Dates for This Activity

Tue, Jan 21 (All day)
Wed, Jan 22 (All day)
Thu, Jan 23 (All day)
Fri, Jan 24 (All day)
Sat, Jan 25 (All day)
Sun, Jan 26 (All day)
Mon, Jan 27 (All day)
Tue, Jan 28 (All day)
Wed, Jan 29 (All day)
Fri, Jan 31 (All day)
About this Series

Pick up a snowman and decorate it as a character from a favorite book. Return it for a prize from our treasure box. Snowmen will be displayed for all to enjoy! Ages 2-12.

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Boogie Woogie Time!

Loula V. York Branch
Thu, Jan 30, 10:00 am
Kindness Matters II.

Music and movement, simple stories and creative activities for children and their parents. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Call (561) 924-5928 to preregister.

About this Series

Music and movement, simple stories and creative activities for children and their parents. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Call (561) 924-5928 to preregister.

01/09I Have a Dream I!
01/16I Have a Dream II!
01/23Kindness Matters I.
01/30Kindness Matters II.

Groundhog, Can You See My Shadow?

Acreage Branch
Thu, Jan 30, 3:30 pm

Discover fun facts and stories about winter, shadows, hibernation and a groundhog that predicts the weather! Ages 4-7. (60 min.) 

About this Series

Discover fun facts and stories about winter, shadows, hibernation and a groundhog that predicts the weather! Ages 4-7. (60 min.) 

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Lil' Braniacs

Lantana Road Branch
Thu, Jan 30, 3:30 pm

Children will practice the alphabet, numbers and spacial awareness with hands-on learning through music, art, dramatic play and stories. Eight session series. Ages 3-4. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Tue, Jan 21, 3:30 pm
Thu, Jan 23, 3:30 pm
Tue, Jan 28, 3:30 pm
About this Series

Children will practice the alphabet, numbers and spacial awareness with hands-on learning through music, art, dramatic play and stories. Eight session series. Ages 3-4. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

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Weird, But True! People Around the World Eat This, Would You?

West Boca Branch
Thu, Jan 30, 3:30 pm

Would you eat earthworm soup or frog legs? People eat these and more gross things! Learn food facts from around the world then make your own gross treat! Snacks provided. Grades 2-5. (60 min.) Call (561) 470-1600 to preregister.

About this Series

Would you eat earthworm soup or frog legs? People eat these and more gross things! Learn food facts from around the world then make your own gross treat! Snacks provided. Grades 2-5. (60 min.) Call (561) 470-1600 to preregister.

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Coding With Tech Toys: Ozobot®

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Thu, Jan 30, 4:00 pm

Learn concepts of control, logic and programming while inspiring creativity. Ages 8-11. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 790-6030 to preregister.

About this Series

Learn concepts of control, logic and programming while inspiring creativity. Ages 8-11. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 790-6030 to preregister.

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Reading Buddies

Main Library
Thu, Jan 30, 4:00 pm

Children in grades K-5 work with a teen to improve their reading skills. Applications are available at the children's services desk. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (45 min.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.

More Dates for This Activity

Thu, Jan 23, 4:00 pm
About this Series

Children in grades K-5 work with a teen to improve their reading skills. Applications are available at the children's services desk. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (45 min.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.

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Snowmen in Disguise

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Fri, Jan 31 (All day)

Pick up a snowman and decorate it as a character from a favorite book. Return it for a prize from our treasure box. Snowmen will be displayed for all to enjoy! Ages 2-12.

More Dates for This Activity

Tue, Jan 21 (All day)
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Tue, Jan 28 (All day)
Wed, Jan 29 (All day)
Thu, Jan 30 (All day)
About this Series

Pick up a snowman and decorate it as a character from a favorite book. Return it for a prize from our treasure box. Snowmen will be displayed for all to enjoy! Ages 2-12.

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Okeeheelee Nature Center: Invertebrates!

Main Library
Fri, Jan 31, 10:00 am

Do you know that there are animals in your very own backyard that do not have a backbone? Find out what they are in this family fun event! All ages. (60 min.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.

About this Series

Do you know that there are animals in your very own backyard that do not have a backbone? Find out what they are in this family fun event! All ages. (60 min.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.

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Valentines for Veterans

Jupiter Branch
Fri, Jan 31, 10:00 am

Show your creativity and support by making a card for a local veteran! Cards will be distributed at Jupiter Vet Center in time for Valentine's Day. All ages. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 

More Dates for This Activity

Tue, Jan 28, 2:30 pm
About this Series

Show your creativity and support by making a card for a local veteran! Cards will be distributed at Jupiter Vet Center in time for Valentine's Day. All ages. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 

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Music & Movement

West Boynton Branch
Fri, Jan 31, 10:15 am

Wiggle, jump, hop, and read. Improve motor skills, rhythm and coordination using beanbags, balls, instruments and more. Ages 3-5. (30 min.) Preregister, beginning Fri, Dec 20. 

About this Series

Wiggle, jump, hop, and read. Improve motor skills, rhythm and coordination using beanbags, balls, instruments and more. Ages 3-5. (30 min.) Preregister, beginning Fri, Dec 20. 

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Baby Build It!

Lantana Road Branch
Fri, Jan 31, 10:30 am

Work with your little ones to develop motor skills with a variety of learning toys and materials. Ages 1-2. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

About this Series

Work with your little ones to develop motor skills with a variety of learning toys and materials. Ages 1-2. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

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Happy Birthday Rosemary Wells!

Greenacres Branch
Fri, Jan 31, 11:00 am

Enjoy Max and Ruby stories, bunny games, activities and a special craft celebrating Rosemary Wells’ birthday. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Call (561) 641-9100 to preregister.

About this Series

Enjoy Max and Ruby stories, bunny games, activities and a special craft celebrating Rosemary Wells’ birthday. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Call (561) 641-9100 to preregister.

01/31

Keep Calm & Color: Tsum Tsum

Gardens Branch
Fri, Jan 31, 3:00 pm

Color adorable Disney “tsum tsum” all stacked up and ready for your creativity. Ages 3 & up. (60 min.) Call (561) 626-6133 to preregister.

About this Series

Color adorable Disney “tsum tsum” all stacked up and ready for your creativity. Ages 3 & up. (60 min.) Call (561) 626-6133 to preregister.

01/31

New Year, New U!

Lantana Road Branch
Fri, Jan 31, 3:30 pm

Be your best unique-corn at our glow in the dark, unicorn party! Ages 5 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

About this Series

Be your best unique-corn at our glow in the dark, unicorn party! Ages 5 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

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