E.g., Dec 5 2022
E.g., Dec 5 2022

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 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 

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

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

NaNoWriMo: How Did You Do?

Tue, Dec 06, 2:00 pm

Now that your month of writing is over, let’s talk about how you did and what your plans and goals for novel writing are in the future. Ages 12 & up. (60 min.) Presented by West Boca Branch.

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Now that your month of writing is over, let’s talk about how you did and what your plans and goals for novel writing are in the future. Ages 12 & up. (60 min.) 

12/06

Holiday Cards for Compass Community Center

Tue, Dec 06, 2:30 pm

Have fun creating and designing cheerful holiday greeting cards for Compass Community Center. Ages 8 & up. First come, first served. (60 min.) Presented by Wellington Branch.

About this Series

Have fun creating and designing cheerful holiday greeting cards for Compass Community Center. Ages 8 & up. First come, first served. (60 min.) 

12/06

Seasonal Celebrations Around the World

Tue, Dec 06, 3:00 pm

Learn about various holiday traditions around the world with crafts, stories, music and more. Ages 5-17. (90 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.Presented by Jupiter Branch.

About this Series

Learn about various holiday traditions around the world with crafts, stories, music and more. Ages 5-17. (90 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

12/06

Are You Board? Game On!

Tue, Dec 06, 5:00 pm

Play and learn new games at our tabletop game night! Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.Presented by Glades Road Branch.

About this Series

Play and learn new games at our tabletop game night! Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

12/06

DIY: Mini Book of Monsters Ornament

Tue, Dec 06, 6:00 pm

Create your own "Harry Potter"-themed mini Book of Monsters to hang for the holidays. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 746-5970 to preregister.Presented by Tequesta Branch.

About this Series

Create your own "Harry Potter"-themed mini Book of Monsters to hang for the holidays. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 746-5970 to preregister.

12/06

Holiday Green Screen

Wed, Dec 07, 2:00 pm

Learn how to insert yourself or your family over a holiday-themed image using a green screen. Digital images will be emailed to you. Don't wear green! All ages. (60 min.) Call (561) 641-9100 to preregister.Presented by Greenacres Branch.

About this Series

Learn how to insert yourself or your family over a holiday-themed image using a green screen. Digital images will be emailed to you. Don't wear green! All ages. (60 min.) Call (561) 641-9100 to preregister.

12/07

Anime Club

Wed, Dec 07, 3:00 pm

If you enjoy anime, manga and Japanese pop culture, come watch anime shows and movies with us! Snacks provided. Grades 5-12. First come, first served. (90 min.) Presented by Belle Glade Branch.

More Dates for This Activity

Wed, Dec 14, 3:00 pm
Wed, Dec 28, 3:00 pm
About this Series

If you enjoy anime, manga and Japanese pop culture, come watch anime shows and movies with us! Snacks provided. Grades 5-12. First come, first served. (90 min.) 

12/07
12/14
12/28

Chess Club

Wed, Dec 07, 3:30 pm

Get tips to master chess moves. Challenge yourself and other players! Materials provided. Ages 8-12. (60 min.) Presented by West Boynton Branch.

More Dates for This Activity

Wed, Dec 21, 3:30 pm
About this Series

Get tips to master chess moves. Challenge yourself and other players! Materials provided. Ages 8-12. (60 min.) 

12/07
12/21

Create Holiday Greeting Cards for Compass Community Center

Wed, Dec 07, 3:30 pm

Have fun creating and designing cheerful holiday greeting cards for the Compass Community Center! Ages 5-12. (60 min.) Presented by Main Library.

About this Series

Have fun creating and designing cheerful holiday greeting cards for the Compass Community Center! Ages 5-12. (60 min.) 

12/07

Teen Advisory Board (TAB): Special Project Edition

Wed, Dec 07, 4:30 pm

Help with a special project for the Red Cross. Pick up the required activity kit at the Hagen Ranch Road Branch. Check the PDF online for added information. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.Presented by Hagen Ranch Road Branch.

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About this Series

Help with a special project for the Red Cross. Pick up the required activity kit at the Hagen Ranch Road Branch. Check the PDF online for added information. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

12/07

Decorate Your Library for Winter!

Wed, Dec 07, 5:30 pm

Help the library by assisting with decorations. Receive volunteer service hours if you finish the activity and provide a completed application. Ages 12-17. (90 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.Presented by Acreage Branch.

About this Series

Help the library by assisting with decorations. Receive volunteer service hours if you finish the activity and provide a completed application. Ages 12-17. (90 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

12/07

Beyond the Books

Thu, Dec 08, 10:00 am

It's a showcase of all the library has to offer! Talk with staff about kits, classes, technology and services. Check out a world of unlimited possibilities. All ages. (4 hr.) Presented by Hagen Ranch Road Branch.

About this Series

It's a showcase of all the library has to offer! Talk with staff about kits, classes, technology and services. Check out a world of unlimited possibilities. All ages. (4 hr.) 

12/08

Teen Thursdays

Thu, Dec 08, 2:50 pm
Unconventional Gingerbread. Classic holiday houses with a twist!

Relax and unwind with us after school. Presented by Jupiter Branch. Grades 6-12. (60 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.Presented by Jupiter Branch.

About this Series

Relax and unwind with us after school. Presented by Jupiter Branch. Grades 6-12. (60 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

12/01Disney Trivia. How much do you know about the happiest place on earth?
12/08Unconventional Gingerbread. Classic holiday houses with a twist!
12/15Harry Potter Minis. Replicate tiny versions of some favorite wizarding items.

Holiday Cards

Thu, Dec 08, 3:30 pm

Create handmade, heartfelt holiday cards for your friends and family. Cookies and snacks provided. Ages 12-18. (30 min.) Call (561) 992-8393 to preregister.Presented by Clarence E. Anthony Branch.

About this Series

Create handmade, heartfelt holiday cards for your friends and family. Cookies and snacks provided. Ages 12-18. (30 min.) Call (561) 992-8393 to preregister.

12/08

Spread Joy with Holiday Card Making

Thu, Dec 08, 4:30 pm

Create a minimum of two cards for others in our community! Teens earn one hour of community service with a completed volunteer application. Supplies provided. Ages 12-17. First come, first served. (60 min.) Presented by Royal Palm Beach Branch.

About this Series

Create a minimum of two cards for others in our community! Teens earn one hour of community service with a completed volunteer application. Supplies provided. Ages 12-17. First come, first served. (60 min.) 

12/08

Sensory Friendly Browsing Hour

Sat, Dec 10, 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 Tequesta 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.) 

12/10

Dungeons & Dragons for New Adults

Sat, Dec 10, 2:00 pm

Adventure with experienced wizards, barbarians and rogues, battling monsters and bring goodness back to the land! Ages 17 & up. (2.5 hr.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.Presented by Acreage Branch.

About this Series

Adventure with experienced wizards, barbarians and rogues, battling monsters and bring goodness back to the land! Ages 17 & up. (2.5 hr.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

12/10

HIV Prevention Education

Sat, Dec 10, 2:00 pm

Join Nia Abbate, Outreach Intervention Specialist at Compass Community Center to learn more about HIV prevention and steps you can take to protect yourself. Ages 16 & up. (60 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.Presented by Lantana Road Branch.

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About this Series

Join Nia Abbate, Outreach Intervention Specialist at Compass Community Center to learn more about HIV prevention and steps you can take to protect yourself. Ages 16 & up. (60 min.) Call (561) 304-4500 to preregister.

12/10

Teen Book Discussion

Sun, Dec 11, 1:00 pm

Have a book that you'd like to share with other teens? Join our discussion and earn volunteer time! Ages 12-18. (60 min.) Call (561) 790-6070 to preregister.Presented by Wellington Branch.

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About this Series

Have a book that you'd like to share with other teens? Join our discussion and earn volunteer time! Ages 12-18. (60 min.) Call (561) 790-6070 to preregister.

12/11

Acrylic Pour Art

Sun, Dec 11, 2:00 pm

Create your own art to take home using the acrylic pour method. Ages 12 & up. (60 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.Presented by Jupiter Branch.

About this Series

Create your own art to take home using the acrylic pour method. Ages 12 & up. (60 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

12/11

Teen Anime Club

Sun, Dec 11, 2:00 pm

Explore first episodes of new animes and meet fellow fans. Feel free to cosplay if you'd like! Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (90 min.) Presented by Main Library.

About this Series

Explore first episodes of new animes and meet fellow fans. Feel free to cosplay if you'd like! Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (90 min.) 

12/11

The Book Was Better: Book Club

Sun, Dec 11, 2:30 pm
"The Bad Guys." ©Universal Pictures. (100 min.)  PG 

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 

Read a Recipe: Knitting

Sun, Dec 11, 3:00 pm

Winter is coming, so learn the basics of knitting to make gifts for friends and family or to keep for yourself. Ages 10-17. (60 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.Presented by Jupiter Branch.

About this Series

Winter is coming, so learn the basics of knitting to make gifts for friends and family or to keep for yourself. Ages 10-17. (60 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

12/11

Coloring Club: Gingerbread House

Mon, Dec 12, 2:00 pm

Color, cut and assemble your own gingerbread house. Add one extra step to turn it into a unique gift box for the holidays. (60 min.) Call (561) 734-5556 to preregister.Presented by West Boynton Branch.

About this Series

Color, cut and assemble your own gingerbread house. Add one extra step to turn it into a unique gift box for the holidays. (60 min.) Call (561) 734-5556 to preregister.

12/12

"Uke" Can Play!

Mon, Dec 12, 3:00 pm

Learn to tune, strum basic chords and play familiar songs on the ukulele. We have a limited number of ukuleles available for use or bring your own. (45 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.Presented by Jupiter Branch.

More Dates for This Activity

Mon, Dec 19, 3:00 pm
About this Series

Learn to tune, strum basic chords and play familiar songs on the ukulele. We have a limited number of ukuleles available for use or bring your own. (45 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

12/12
12/19

Everything Explorers Club at the Park

Tue, Dec 13, 3:00 pm

Check out our community service-learning club. Have a say in the projects we work on to make a positive impact. Volunteer hours are provided for ages 12-17. Ages 7-17. (60 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.Presented by Jupiter Branch.

About this Series

Check out our community service-learning club. Have a say in the projects we work on to make a positive impact. Volunteer hours are provided for ages 12-17. Ages 7-17. (60 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

12/13

HIV Prevention Education

Tue, Dec 13, 3:00 pm

Join Dylan Brooks, Director of HIV Prevention and Education at the Compass Community Center to learn more about HIV and steps you can take to protect yourself. (60 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.Presented by Jupiter Branch.

About this Series

Join Dylan Brooks, Director of HIV Prevention and Education at the Compass Community Center to learn more about HIV and steps you can take to protect yourself. (60 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

12/13

I'm Game, Are You? Game Time for Teens

Tue, Dec 13, 6:00 pm

Bring your friends or make new ones as we socialize and have fun playing games from our collection or ones that you brought to share. Ages 12-18. First come, first served. (2 hr.) Presented by Wellington Branch.

About this Series

Bring your friends or make new ones as we socialize and have fun playing games from our collection or ones that you brought to share. Ages 12-18. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 

12/13

Anime Club

Wed, Dec 14, 3:00 pm

If you enjoy anime, manga and Japanese pop culture, come watch anime shows and movies with us! Snacks provided. Grades 5-12. First come, first served. (90 min.) Presented by Belle Glade Branch.

More Dates for This Activity

Wed, Dec 07, 3:00 pm
Wed, Dec 28, 3:00 pm
About this Series

If you enjoy anime, manga and Japanese pop culture, come watch anime shows and movies with us! Snacks provided. Grades 5-12. First come, first served. (90 min.) 

12/07
12/14
12/28

Festive Cards

Wed, Dec 14, 5:00 pm

Make cards to share with our friends and family! Ages 8 & up. (45 min.) Call (561) 924-5928 to preregister.Presented by Loula V. York Branch.

About this Series

Make cards to share with our friends and family! Ages 8 & up. (45 min.) Call (561) 924-5928 to preregister.

12/14

Whistling Renditions

Wed, Dec 14, 6:30 pm

Enjoy whistling renditions of popular tunes and take a trip down memory lane. All ages. (60 min.) Presented by Gardens Branch.

About this Series

Enjoy whistling renditions of popular tunes and take a trip down memory lane. All ages. (60 min.) 

12/14

Teen Thursdays

Thu, Dec 15, 2:50 pm
Harry Potter Minis. Replicate tiny versions of some favorite wizarding items.

Relax and unwind with us after school. Presented by Jupiter Branch. Grades 6-12. (60 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.Presented by Jupiter Branch.

About this Series

Relax and unwind with us after school. Presented by Jupiter Branch. Grades 6-12. (60 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

12/01Disney Trivia. How much do you know about the happiest place on earth?
12/08Unconventional Gingerbread. Classic holiday houses with a twist!
12/15Harry Potter Minis. Replicate tiny versions of some favorite wizarding items.

Gift Wrapping Party

Thu, Dec 15, 3:30 pm

Got some gift wrapping to do this holiday season? We’ll provide the wrapping paper, tape, some festive music and snacks. Ages 12-18. (45 min.) Call (561) 992-8393 to preregister.Presented by Clarence E. Anthony Branch.

About this Series

Got some gift wrapping to do this holiday season? We’ll provide the wrapping paper, tape, some festive music and snacks. Ages 12-18. (45 min.) Call (561) 992-8393 to preregister.

12/15

Teen Advisory Board (TAB)

Thu, Dec 15, 5:00 pm

Plan and develop future events, brainstorm new ideas and areas of interest. Earn community service hours. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Presented by Gardens Branch.

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About this Series

Plan and develop future events, brainstorm new ideas and areas of interest. Earn community service hours. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) 

12/15

Teen Advisory Board

Thu, Dec 15, 6:00 pm

Brainstorm ideas and create awesome events. Earn volunteer hours, enjoy snacks and make new friends. Refreshments provided. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Call (561) 641-9100 to preregister.Presented by Greenacres Branch.

About this Series

Brainstorm ideas and create awesome events. Earn volunteer hours, enjoy snacks and make new friends. Refreshments provided. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Call (561) 641-9100 to preregister.

12/15

Holiday Movie Matinee

Fri, Dec 16, 2:30 pm

"The Grinch." ©Universal Pictures. (90 min.) Celebrate the holiday season with a family-friendly movie matinee. Snacks provided. All ages. PGPresented by Belle Glade Branch.

About this Series

"The Grinch." ©Universal Pictures. (90 min.) Celebrate the holiday season with a family-friendly movie matinee. Snacks provided. All ages. PG

12/16

Spa Day

Fri, Dec 16, 4:00 pm

Ready to pamper yourself? Try your hand at making natural and refreshing products. Materials provided. Ages 10-16. (45 min.) Call (561) 734-5556 to preregister.Presented by West Boynton Branch.

About this Series

Ready to pamper yourself? Try your hand at making natural and refreshing products. Materials provided. Ages 10-16. (45 min.) Call (561) 734-5556 to preregister.

12/16

Sensory Friendly Browsing Hour

Sat, Dec 17, 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 Lantana Road 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.) 

12/17

That's a Wrap!

Sat, Dec 17, 1:00 pm

Drop in and wrap your gifts while watching a fun film and enjoying a cup of cocoa. You bring the presents, we'll supply the paper and company. Ages 10 & up. (3 hr.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.Presented by Jupiter Branch.

About this Series

Drop in and wrap your gifts while watching a fun film and enjoying a cup of cocoa. You bring the presents, we'll supply the paper and company. Ages 10 & up. (3 hr.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

12/17

Tabletop Games for Kids & Teens

Sat, Dec 17, 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. Popcorn 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. Popcorn provided. Ages 10-15. (90 min.) Call (561) 681-4100 to preregister.

12/17

Edible Christmas Tree

Sat, Dec 17, 3:30 pm

Make the most delicious of holiday centerpieces: a miniature edible Christmas tree! All ages. (60 min.) Presented by Clarence E. Anthony Branch.

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About this Series

Make the most delicious of holiday centerpieces: a miniature edible Christmas tree! All ages. (60 min.) 

12/17

Dungeons & Dragons for New Players!

Sun, Dec 18, 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.

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

"Uke" Can Play!

Mon, Dec 19, 3:00 pm

Learn to tune, strum basic chords and play familiar songs on the ukulele. We have a limited number of ukuleles available for use or bring your own. (45 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.Presented by Jupiter Branch.

More Dates for This Activity

Mon, Dec 12, 3:00 pm
About this Series

Learn to tune, strum basic chords and play familiar songs on the ukulele. We have a limited number of ukuleles available for use or bring your own. (45 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

12/12
12/19

Sphero Maze Challenge

Mon, Dec 19, 3:00 pm

Guide the Sphero robot through a maze while knocking down targets on the way to the finish line. Do well enough and you might find a nice surprise! Grades 5-12. First come, first served. (2 hr.) Presented by Belle Glade Branch.

About this Series

Guide the Sphero robot through a maze while knocking down targets on the way to the finish line. Do well enough and you might find a nice surprise! Grades 5-12. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 

12/19

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