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E.g., Dec 2 2022

English Exchange

Thu, Dec 01, 4:00 pm

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Presented by Okeechobee Boulevard Branch.

More Dates for This Activity

Thu, Dec 08, 4:00 pm
Thu, Dec 15, 4:00 pm
About this Series

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) 

12/01
12/08
12/15

Tech Talk & Basic Computer Skills Lab

Thu, Dec 01, 4:15 pm

Enjoy a tech session with a Library staff member. (45 min.) Call (561) 734-5556 to preregister.Presented by West Boynton Branch.

About this Series

Enjoy a tech session with a Library staff member. (45 min.) Call (561) 734-5556 to preregister.

12/01
12/01
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Green Screen Greeting Cards

Thu, Dec 01, 6:30 pm

Use the green screen to select your own personalized background and save a greeting card to share with friends and family this holiday season. First come, first served. (90 min.) Presented by Wellington Branch.

About this Series

Use the green screen to select your own personalized background and save a greeting card to share with friends and family this holiday season. First come, first served. (90 min.) 

12/01

Llama, Llama Dramas

Fri, Dec 02, 10:30 am

Celebrate National Llama Day with silly tales and a craft. Ages 3-5. First come, first served. (45 min.) Presented by West Boynton Branch.

About this Series

Celebrate National Llama Day with silly tales and a craft. Ages 3-5. First come, first served. (45 min.) 

12/02

Holiday Crepe Paper Flowers

Fri, Dec 02, 2:00 pm

Create realistic, beautiful crepe paper flowers to add to your holiday decor or give as a gift. Materials provided. (90 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.Presented by Lantana Road Branch.

About this Series

Create realistic, beautiful crepe paper flowers to add to your holiday decor or give as a gift. Materials provided. (90 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

12/02

Hooked on Crochet

Fri, Dec 02, 2:00 pm

Learn the basics of crochet in a friendly, easy-going environment. Supplies provided. (60 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.Presented by Glades Road Branch.

About this Series

Learn the basics of crochet in a friendly, easy-going environment. Supplies provided. (60 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

12/02

Happy Mail Holiday Style

Fri, Dec 02, 2:30 pm

Make holiday cards or bring your holiday cards to prep while enjoying music and good company. Supplies provided. Bring your own covered coffee or cocoa. Limit 20. (75 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.Presented by Hagen Ranch Road Branch.

About this Series

Make holiday cards or bring your holiday cards to prep while enjoying music and good company. Supplies provided. Bring your own covered coffee or cocoa. Limit 20. (75 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

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Holiday Card Making Workshop

Fri, Dec 02, 4:30 pm

Create cards for friends, family and the Compass Community Center. Supplies provided. Teens 12-17 get one hour of volunteer service with a completed application. (60 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.Presented by Acreage Branch.

About this Series

Create cards for friends, family and the Compass Community Center. Supplies provided. Teens 12-17 get one hour of volunteer service with a completed application. (60 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

12/02

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

Sat, Dec 03, 10:00 am

Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs who can’t wait for you to read them a story. Reserve your 15-minute time slot. Grades K-5. (2 hr.) Call (561) 470-1600 to preregister.Presented by West Boca Branch.

More Dates for This Activity

Wed, Dec 14, 4:00 pm
About this Series

Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs who can’t wait for you to read them a story. Reserve your 15-minute time slot. Grades K-5. (2 hr.) Call (561) 470-1600 to preregister.

12/03
12/14

Cat Adoption Day

Sat, Dec 03, 10:00 am

Meet adoptable cats from the shelter! Animal Care and Control staff will be here to introduce you to the lovable cats and kittens looking for their "fur"-ever home. Space is limited. (4 hr.) Presented by Main Library.

About this Series

Meet adoptable cats from the shelter! Animal Care and Control staff will be here to introduce you to the lovable cats and kittens looking for their "fur"-ever home. Space is limited. (4 hr.) 

12/03

English Exchange

Sat, Dec 03, 10:00 am

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (60 min.) Presented by Glades Road Branch.

More Dates for This Activity

Sat, Dec 10, 10:00 am
Sat, Dec 17, 10:00 am
About this Series

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (60 min.) 

12/03
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12/17

Handprint Keepsakes

Sat, Dec 03, 10:00 am

Make art using those tiny fingers and toes as a keepsake to give as a gift or treasure forever. Dress for a mess! Ages 0-5. (45 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.Presented by Jupiter Branch.

About this Series

Make art using those tiny fingers and toes as a keepsake to give as a gift or treasure forever. Dress for a mess! Ages 0-5. (45 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

12/03

Sensory Friendly Browsing Hour

Sat, Dec 03, 10:00 am

Enjoy this opportunity for people with special needs to use the Library and its services in a safe and welcoming environment. All ages. (60 min.) Presented by West Boynton Branch.

About this Series

Enjoy this opportunity for people with special needs to use the Library and its services in a safe and welcoming environment. All ages. (60 min.) 

12/03

Winter Storytime

Sat, Dec 03, 10:00 am

Listen to stories and folklore about wintertime, including a fun snowy craft. (30 min.) Call (561) 992-8393 to preregister.Presented by Clarence E. Anthony Branch.

About this Series

Listen to stories and folklore about wintertime, including a fun snowy craft. (30 min.) Call (561) 992-8393 to preregister.

12/03

Holiday Greetings

Sat, Dec 03, 10:30 am

Learn how a green screen works as you have fun creating holiday greeting photos to send to family. Remember not to wear green!  All ages. (90 min.) Call (561) 233-1880 to preregister.Presented by Okeechobee Boulevard Branch.

About this Series

Learn how a green screen works as you have fun creating holiday greeting photos to send to family. Remember not to wear green!  All ages. (90 min.) Call (561) 233-1880 to preregister.

12/03

Oculus Quest Virtual Reality Experience: Virtual Travel

Sat, Dec 03, 10:30 am

Take an armchair vacation to faraway locales in a true-to-life 3D environment! Sponsored by the Friends with donations made in memory of librarian Ann Kasper. First come, first served. (90 min.) Call to make an appointment.Presented by Greenacres Branch.

About this Series

Take an armchair vacation to faraway locales in a true-to-life 3D environment! Sponsored by the Friends with donations made in memory of librarian Ann Kasper. First come, first served. (90 min.) Call to make an appointment.

12/03

"BRR-ace Yourself!" Winter Storytime

Sat, Dec 03, 11:00 am

Enjoy storytime and chilly activities at the library! First come, first served. (60 min.) Presented by Belle Glade Branch.

About this Series

Enjoy storytime and chilly activities at the library! First come, first served. (60 min.) 

12/03

Microsoft Word: Basics

Sat, Dec 03, 11:00 am

Learn how to create and edit documents. (90 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.Presented by Lantana Road Branch.

About this Series

Learn how to create and edit documents. (90 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

12/03

Super Saturday Storytime!

Sat, Dec 03, 11:00 am

Fun, interactive storytimes and creative activities for children and their parents! Presented by Loula V. York Branch. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) Call (561) 924-5928 to preregister.Presented by Loula V. York Branch.

More Dates for This Activity

Sat, Dec 10, 11:00 am
Sat, Dec 17, 11:00 am
About this Series

Fun, interactive storytimes and creative activities for children and their parents! Presented by Loula V. York Branch. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) Call (561) 924-5928 to preregister.

12/03
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Adult Book Discussion: "In The Name of Emmett Till: How the Children of the Mississippi Freedom Struggle Showed Us Tomorrow," by Robert H. Mayer 

Sat, Dec 03, 12:00 pm

Led by Dr. Esther Berry. Copies of the book available at the Member Services Desk. Refreshments provided. (2 hr.) Presented by Clarence E. Anthony Branch.

About this Series

Led by Dr. Esther Berry. Copies of the book available at the Member Services Desk. Refreshments provided. (2 hr.) 

12/03

Resume Workshop

Sat, Dec 03, 1:00 pm

Trying to find a new job? Changing careers? The Library has lots of online tools to help you craft the perfect resume. (60 min.) Presented by Wellington Branch.

About this Series

Trying to find a new job? Changing careers? The Library has lots of online tools to help you craft the perfect resume. (60 min.) 

12/03

AIDS Memorial Quilt Display

Sat, Dec 03, 2:00 pm

One panel of the AIDS Memorial Quilt will be on display to honor those lives lost to HIV/AIDS. Please stop by during our designated viewing hours. (60 min.) Presented by West Boca Branch.

More Dates for This Activity

Sun, Dec 04, 1:00 pm
Mon, Dec 05, 10:00 am
Wed, Dec 07, 10:00 am
Fri, Dec 09, 4:00 pm
Sat, Dec 10, 2:00 pm
Sun, Dec 11, 2:00 pm
Mon, Dec 12, 4:00 pm
Wed, Dec 14, 10:00 am
About this Series

One panel of the AIDS Memorial Quilt will be on display to honor those lives lost to HIV/AIDS. Please stop by during our designated viewing hours. (60 min.) 

12/03
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12/11
12/12
12/14

Anime Club

Sat, Dec 03, 2:00 pm

Enjoy watching anime with your friends while munching on snacks. Learn about the latest manga titles we have in our collection. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (90 min.) Call (561) 233-1880 to preregister.Presented by Okeechobee Boulevard Branch.

About this Series

Enjoy watching anime with your friends while munching on snacks. Learn about the latest manga titles we have in our collection. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (90 min.) Call (561) 233-1880 to preregister.

12/03

Community Seed, Seedling & Plant Exchange

Sat, Dec 03, 2:00 pm

Master Gardener Debra Marcelle-Coney welcomes you to this come-and-go exchange! Bring your cuttings, seeds, seedlings and plants to trade. (2 hr.) Call (561) 734-5556 to preregister.Presented by West Boynton Branch.

About this Series

Master Gardener Debra Marcelle-Coney welcomes you to this come-and-go exchange! Bring your cuttings, seeds, seedlings and plants to trade. (2 hr.) Call (561) 734-5556 to preregister.

12/03

Sustainable Gardening Group

Sat, Dec 03, 2:00 pm

Become more sustainable by growing your own food. Gardening techniques will be discussed. Bring your cuttings, seeds, plants and gardening books to trade. (2 hr.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.Presented by Lantana Road Branch.

About this Series

Become more sustainable by growing your own food. Gardening techniques will be discussed. Bring your cuttings, seeds, plants and gardening books to trade. (2 hr.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

12/03

Tabletop Games for Kids & Teens

Sat, Dec 03, 2:00 pm

Explore fantasy worlds full of myth and magic! Create the story with friends as we play the tabletop role-playing game Wanderhome. Snacks provided. Ages 10-15. (90 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.Presented by Acreage Branch.

About this Series

Explore fantasy worlds full of myth and magic! Create the story with friends as we play the tabletop role-playing game Wanderhome. Snacks provided. Ages 10-15. (90 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

12/03

Virtual Reality Gaming With Oculus

Sat, Dec 03, 2:00 pm

Whether you're new to virtual reality or an expert, our Oculus Quest is waiting for you! Ages 7 & up. (2 hr.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.Presented by Hagen Ranch Road Branch.

About this Series

Whether you're new to virtual reality or an expert, our Oculus Quest is waiting for you! Ages 7 & up. (2 hr.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

12/03

AIDS Memorial Quilt Display

Sun, Dec 04, 1:00 pm

One panel of the AIDS Memorial Quilt will be on display to honor those lives lost to HIV/AIDS. Please stop by during our designated viewing hours. (60 min.) Presented by West Boca Branch.

More Dates for This Activity

Sat, Dec 03, 2:00 pm
Mon, Dec 05, 10:00 am
Wed, Dec 07, 10:00 am
Fri, Dec 09, 4:00 pm
Sat, Dec 10, 2:00 pm
Sun, Dec 11, 2:00 pm
Mon, Dec 12, 4:00 pm
Wed, Dec 14, 10:00 am
About this Series

One panel of the AIDS Memorial Quilt will be on display to honor those lives lost to HIV/AIDS. Please stop by during our designated viewing hours. (60 min.) 

12/03
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12/07
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12/12
12/14

Beginner's Chess Club

Sun, Dec 04, 2:00 pm

Want to learn how to play chess? Challenge yourself and play a fun strategy game. Ages 8-12. (60 min.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.Presented by Main Library.

More Dates for This Activity

Sun, Dec 18, 2:00 pm
About this Series

Want to learn how to play chess? Challenge yourself and play a fun strategy game. Ages 8-12. (60 min.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.

12/04
12/18

Coloring Club

Sun, Dec 04, 2:00 pm

Color your cares away this holiday season with coloring sheets, crayons, markers, colored pencils and more. Ages 3 & up. (45 min.) Presented by Glades Road Branch.

About this Series

Color your cares away this holiday season with coloring sheets, crayons, markers, colored pencils and more. Ages 3 & up. (45 min.) 

12/04

Dungeons & Dragons for New Players!

Sun, Dec 04, 2:00 pm

Join the world of D&D with fellow wizards, barbarians, and rogues, battling monsters and bring goodness back to the land! Popcorn provided. Ages 12-17. (2.5 hr.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.Presented by Acreage Branch.

More Dates for This Activity

Sun, Dec 18, 2:00 pm
About this Series

Join the world of D&D with fellow wizards, barbarians, and rogues, battling monsters and bring goodness back to the land! Popcorn provided. Ages 12-17. (2.5 hr.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

12/04
12/18

Holiday Ornament Craft With Cheer!

Sun, Dec 04, 2:00 pm

Enjoy a fun time of hot drinks and cookies creating festive holiday ornaments. Snacks provided. (2 hr.) Presented by Lantana Road Branch.

About this Series

Enjoy a fun time of hot drinks and cookies creating festive holiday ornaments. Snacks provided. (2 hr.) 

12/04

Nurtured by Nature Book Discussion: "The Everglades: River of Grass," by Marjory Stoneman Douglas 

Sun, Dec 04, 2:00 pm

Moderated by David Traupman of the Abacoa Community Garden. (60 min.) Presented by Jupiter Branch.

About this Series

Moderated by David Traupman of the Abacoa Community Garden. (60 min.) 

12/04

Holiday Movie Matinee

Sun, Dec 04, 2:30 pm

"Home Alone." ©Twentieth Century Fox. (102 min.) Bring your blankets and join us for a cozy afternoon of hot cocoa and a classic movie. Snacks provided. All ages. Call (561) 470-1600 to preregister.PGPresented by West Boca Branch.

About this Series

"Home Alone." ©Twentieth Century Fox. (102 min.) Bring your blankets and join us for a cozy afternoon of hot cocoa and a classic movie. Snacks provided. All ages. Call (561) 470-1600 to preregister.PG

12/04

The Book Was Better: Book Club

Sun, Dec 04, 2:30 pm
"The Bad Guys," by Aaron Blabey.  (60 min.) 

Discuss the book and share ideas and snacks. Copies available at the Children's desk. Presented by Lantana Road Branch. Snacks provided. Grades 9 & up. Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.Presented by Lantana Road Branch.

About this Series

Discuss the book and share ideas and snacks. Copies available at the Children's desk. Presented by Lantana Road Branch. Snacks provided. Grades 9 & up. Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

12/04"The Bad Guys," by Aaron Blabey.  (60 min.) 
12/11"The Bad Guys." ©Universal Pictures. (100 min.)  PG 

AIDS Memorial Quilt Display

Mon, Dec 05, 10:00 am

One panel of the AIDS Memorial Quilt will be on display to honor those lives lost to HIV/AIDS. Please stop by during our designated viewing hours. (60 min.) Presented by West Boca Branch.

More Dates for This Activity

Sat, Dec 03, 2:00 pm
Sun, Dec 04, 1:00 pm
Wed, Dec 07, 10:00 am
Fri, Dec 09, 4:00 pm
Sat, Dec 10, 2:00 pm
Sun, Dec 11, 2:00 pm
Mon, Dec 12, 4:00 pm
Wed, Dec 14, 10:00 am
About this Series

One panel of the AIDS Memorial Quilt will be on display to honor those lives lost to HIV/AIDS. Please stop by during our designated viewing hours. (60 min.) 

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CareerSource PBC

Mon, Dec 05, 10:00 am

Meet with a consultant to discover Employ Florida, draft a resume and learn job searching techniques. Reserve a 30-minute time slot. (6 hr.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.Presented by Main Library.

About this Series

Meet with a consultant to discover Employ Florida, draft a resume and learn job searching techniques. Reserve a 30-minute time slot. (6 hr.) Call (561) 233-2600 to preregister.

12/05

Bouncing Babies

Mon, Dec 05, 10:30 am

Baby and parents/caregivers are invited to share in a time of stories, songs and fingerplays. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.) Call (561) 470-1600 to preregister.Presented by West Boca Branch.

About this Series

Baby and parents/caregivers are invited to share in a time of stories, songs and fingerplays. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.) Call (561) 470-1600 to preregister.

12/05

Searching for Yeti?

Mon, Dec 05, 11:00 am

Hunt for the yetis in our stories and then create your own. Ages 3-5. First come, first served. (45 min.) Presented by West Boynton Branch.

About this Series

Hunt for the yetis in our stories and then create your own. Ages 3-5. First come, first served. (45 min.) 

12/05

Suicide Prevention: What You Can Do To Help

Mon, Dec 05, 11:00 am

Learn the warning signs and risk factors of suicide. Find resources on how to get help or offer support in a crisis. (60 min.) Call (561) 790-6030 to preregister.Presented by Royal Palm Beach Branch.

About this Series

Learn the warning signs and risk factors of suicide. Find resources on how to get help or offer support in a crisis. (60 min.) Call (561) 790-6030 to preregister.

12/05

English Exchange

Mon, Dec 05, 1:30 pm

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (60 min.) Call (561) 470-1600 to preregister.Presented by West Boca Branch.

More Dates for This Activity

Mon, Dec 12, 1:30 pm
About this Series

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (60 min.) Call (561) 470-1600 to preregister.

12/05
12/12

DIY Glitter Ornaments

Mon, Dec 05, 2:00 pm

Make an easy holiday craft for the whole family! (60 min.) Call (561) 790-6070 to preregister.Presented by Wellington Branch.

About this Series

Make an easy holiday craft for the whole family! (60 min.) Call (561) 790-6070 to preregister.

12/05

Healthy Eating on a Budget

Mon, Dec 05, 2:00 pm

Learn about cost-saving food shopping and healthy eating. (60 min.) Call (561) 470-1600 to preregister.Presented by West Boca Branch.

About this Series

Learn about cost-saving food shopping and healthy eating. (60 min.) Call (561) 470-1600 to preregister.

12/05

Illuminating Jewish Learning Through Art: Joseph & His Brothers

Mon, Dec 05, 2:00 pm

Join Art Historian and Jewish Art Expert Helene Yentis to examine images about Joseph, from dreamer in his Technicolor Coat to Viceroy of Egypt. (60 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.Presented by Hagen Ranch Road Branch.

About this Series

Join Art Historian and Jewish Art Expert Helene Yentis to examine images about Joseph, from dreamer in his Technicolor Coat to Viceroy of Egypt. (60 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

12/05

Potato Stamp Holiday Cheer!

Mon, Dec 05, 2:30 pm

Help decorate the Children's area of the library with your custom creations! Ages 8 & up. First come, first served. (60 min.) Presented by Wellington Branch.

About this Series

Help decorate the Children's area of the library with your custom creations! Ages 8 & up. First come, first served. (60 min.) 

12/05

Afternoon Movie

Mon, Dec 05, 3:00 pm

"Abominable." ©Universal Pictures. (97 min.) Ages 4 & up. First come, first served. PGPresented by West Boynton Branch.

About this Series

"Abominable." ©Universal Pictures. (97 min.) Ages 4 & up. First come, first served. PG

12/05

Ancient Dungeon: VR Dungeon Crawl Adventure

Mon, Dec 05, 3:00 pm

Explore dark underground ruins in virtual reality on the Oculus Quest! First come, first served. (2 hr.) Presented by Belle Glade Branch.

About this Series

Explore dark underground ruins in virtual reality on the Oculus Quest! First come, first served. (2 hr.) 

12/05

Cryptography Book Club: Tabletop Game

Mon, Dec 05, 4:30 pm

We’ve read about codes and ciphers. Now it’s time to test our skills with a tabletop game filled with super cool codes and ciphers to solve. Ages 9-12. (60 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.Presented by Acreage Branch.

About this Series

We’ve read about codes and ciphers. Now it’s time to test our skills with a tabletop game filled with super cool codes and ciphers to solve. Ages 9-12. (60 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

12/05

DIY Holiday Ornament

Mon, Dec 05, 5:00 pm

Paint and decorate your own ornament. Materials provided. (90 min.) Presented by Clarence E. Anthony Branch.

About this Series

Paint and decorate your own ornament. Materials provided. (90 min.) 

12/05

Pokémon Club

Mon, Dec 05, 5:30 pm

Bring your Switch, DS or cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. Ages 5 & up. (60 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.Presented by Jupiter Branch.

About this Series

Bring your Switch, DS or cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. Ages 5 & up. (60 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

12/05

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