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E.g., Oct 18 2021

College Prep Workshop

Mon, Oct 18, 4:00 pm
Entrance Exam Tips.

This 4-week series hosted by Path to College is open to all high schoolers ready to start their college journey. Now is the time - make your life extraordinary! Ages 14 & up. (90 min.) Presented by Main Library.

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About this Series

This 4-week series hosted by Path to College is open to all high schoolers ready to start their college journey. Now is the time - make your life extraordinary! Ages 14 & up. (90 min.) 

10/04Applying to College: Where to Start?
10/12Make Your Application Shine!
10/18Entrance Exam Tips.
10/25Paying for College.

Discussion: Scary Stories

Mon, Oct 18, 4:30 pm

Choose your own book from the horror genre and chat it up! Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Presented by West Boynton Branch.

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Choose your own book from the horror genre and chat it up! Ages 12-17. (60 min.) 

10/18

Green Cay Nature Center Presents: Alligators

Tue, Oct 19, 2:30 pm

Join a naturalist from Green Cay Nature Center to learn all about alligators. Ages 5 & up. (30 min.) Presented by West Boynton Branch.

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Join a naturalist from Green Cay Nature Center to learn all about alligators. Ages 5 & up. (30 min.) 

10/19

Sew a Thing with Ms. B

Tue, Oct 19, 4:00 pm

Another adventure in hand sewing! Make a super cute stuffed pumpkin. Pick up your kit at the Jupiter Branch. See the PDF for a list of additional supplies. Ages 8-17. (60 min.) Presented by Jupiter Branch.

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Another adventure in hand sewing! Make a super cute stuffed pumpkin. Pick up your kit at the Jupiter Branch. See the PDF for a list of additional supplies. Ages 8-17. (60 min.) 

10/19

Chair Yoga for All

Wed, Oct 20, 10:30 am

One of the gentlest forms of yoga, attendees are led through centering, breathing exercises, joint mobilization, stretches, and body awareness activities. (60 min.) Presented by West Boynton Branch.

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More Dates for This Activity

Wed, Oct 27, 10:30 am
About this Series

One of the gentlest forms of yoga, attendees are led through centering, breathing exercises, joint mobilization, stretches, and body awareness activities. (60 min.) 

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10/27

Everything Explorers Club

Wed, Oct 20, 3:30 pm

Take part in our community action and social club. Discover the ways you can make a difference with new friends. Sustainable supplies are available each month. Ages 7-17. (60 min.) Presented by Jupiter Branch.

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Take part in our community action and social club. Discover the ways you can make a difference with new friends. Sustainable supplies are available each month. Ages 7-17. (60 min.) 

10/20

Teen Green Screen!

Wed, Oct 20, 4:00 pm

Film and edit original content with free video editing software on your smartphone or tablet. (60 min.) Presented by West Boynton Branch.

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Film and edit original content with free video editing software on your smartphone or tablet. (60 min.) 

10/20

Classic Creepypasta: Spooky Ghost Stories from the Internet

Wed, Oct 20, 6:00 pm

Creepypasta—21st century urban legends passed around the web—have amused, bemused, and terrified the Extremely Online for 15 years. Let’s read some classics. Ages 15 & up. (45 min.) Presented by Clarence E. Anthony Branch.

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Creepypasta—21st century urban legends passed around the web—have amused, bemused, and terrified the Extremely Online for 15 years. Let’s read some classics. Ages 15 & up. (45 min.) 

10/20

Complete Your FAFSA with TRIO EOC and Palm Beach State College

Wed, Oct 20, 6:30 pm

Complete your FAFSA, and get it done early!  (90 min.) Presented by Main Library.

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Complete your FAFSA, and get it done early!  (90 min.) 

10/20

Virtual Sensory Storytime

Thu, Oct 21, 10:30 am

Inclusive story time experience with stories, songs and sensory-focused activities. Kits available at all branches. A recording will be posted to our website. All ages. (30 min.) Presented by Royal Palm Beach Branch.

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Inclusive story time experience with stories, songs and sensory-focused activities. Kits available at all branches. A recording will be posted to our website. All ages. (30 min.) 

10/21

Crafting for Calm

Thu, Oct 21, 4:00 pm

Explore what it means to be mindful while crafting and how to bring that calm into your life every day. Work on your own project, or color a provided design.  Ages 8-17. (60 min.) Presented by Jupiter Branch.

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Explore what it means to be mindful while crafting and how to bring that calm into your life every day. Work on your own project, or color a provided design.  Ages 8-17. (60 min.) 

10/21

Sensory Friendly Browsing Hour

Sat, Oct 23, 10:00 am

The Palm Beach County Library System invites individuals of all ages and abilities to our Sensory Friendly Browsing Hour on Saturdays! All ages. (60 min.) Presented by Royal Palm Beach Branch.

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The Palm Beach County Library System invites individuals of all ages and abilities to our Sensory Friendly Browsing Hour on Saturdays! All ages. (60 min.) 

10/23

“Hey Arnold!”: Celebrating 25 Football-Headed Years

Sat, Oct 23, 10:30 am

Celebrate 25 years of Hey Arnold!, the greatest Nick show of all time. Topics: the 10 best episodes; why Helga mattered; why this show resonates 25 years later. (30 min.) Presented by Clarence E. Anthony Branch.

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Celebrate 25 years of Hey Arnold!, the greatest Nick show of all time. Topics: the 10 best episodes; why Helga mattered; why this show resonates 25 years later. (30 min.) 

10/23

Are You Up For the Challenge: Dracula's Digital Escape Room!

Sat, Oct 23, 11:00 am

Do you have what it takes to escape the dungeon of Castle Dracula? You can venture off on your own or join a group, as we solve this together.  Ages 12 & up. Limit 30. (60 min.) Presented by Okeechobee Boulevard Branch.

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Do you have what it takes to escape the dungeon of Castle Dracula? You can venture off on your own or join a group, as we solve this together.  Ages 12 & up. Limit 30. (60 min.) 

10/23

Teen Time: Dungeons and Dragons

Sat, Oct 23, 2:00 pm

Adventure in the world of Dungeons & Dragons with fellow wizards, warriors and battle evil monsters to bring goodness back to the world.  Ages 12-17. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Presented by Main Library.

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Adventure in the world of Dungeons & Dragons with fellow wizards, warriors and battle evil monsters to bring goodness back to the world.  Ages 12-17. Space is limited. (2 hr.) 

10/23

That's Lit - Teen Book Discussion

Sat, Oct 23, 2:00 pm

Chat with other teens and Ms. Kandace about a book you choose. Show off your book trailers, podcasts, zines, you name it! Ages 12-18. (2 hr.) Presented by Acreage Branch.

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Chat with other teens and Ms. Kandace about a book you choose. Show off your book trailers, podcasts, zines, you name it! Ages 12-18. (2 hr.) 

10/23

Saturday Mukbang! — Ramen Quesadillas & Spooky Season

Sat, Oct 23, 3:30 pm

Saturday afternoon? Saturday mukbang! On the menu: a recipe for ramen quesadillas; spooky season and s’mores; autumnal book, movie, and music recommendations. All ages. (60 min.) Presented by Clarence E. Anthony Branch.

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Saturday afternoon? Saturday mukbang! On the menu: a recipe for ramen quesadillas; spooky season and s’mores; autumnal book, movie, and music recommendations. All ages. (60 min.) 

10/23

TAB Presents Zombie Survival Camp: A TeenTober Celebration

Sun, Oct 24, 2:00 pm

Whether it is zombies or adulthood, it pays to be prepared! Challenging activities and info on different volunteer opportunities. See attachment for details. Ages 12-17. Limit 100. (2 hr.) Presented by Hagen Ranch Road Branch.

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Whether it is zombies or adulthood, it pays to be prepared! Challenging activities and info on different volunteer opportunities. See attachment for details. Ages 12-17. Limit 100. (2 hr.) 

10/24

College Prep Workshop

Mon, Oct 25, 4:00 pm
Paying for College.

This 4-week series hosted by Path to College is open to all high schoolers ready to start their college journey. Now is the time - make your life extraordinary! Ages 14 & up. (90 min.) Presented by Main Library.

Preregister Online Download Handouts (PDF)
About this Series

This 4-week series hosted by Path to College is open to all high schoolers ready to start their college journey. Now is the time - make your life extraordinary! Ages 14 & up. (90 min.) 

10/04Applying to College: Where to Start?
10/12Make Your Application Shine!
10/18Entrance Exam Tips.
10/25Paying for College.

Playdough & A Story: Monsters & Pumpkins!

Mon, Oct 25, 4:00 pm

Make your own playdough with this no-cook recipe, listen to a story and act it out using the playdough you just made! Recipe online. All ages. (45 min.) Presented by Royal Palm Beach Branch.

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Make your own playdough with this no-cook recipe, listen to a story and act it out using the playdough you just made! Recipe online. All ages. (45 min.) 

10/25

Origami for Adults & Teens: Pumpkins & Crows

Tue, Oct 26, 2:00 pm

Get ready for Halloween by making spooky seasonal decorations. Pick up a kit starting Sep 27 or use your own origami-paper. Presented by West Boynton Branch.

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Get ready for Halloween by making spooky seasonal decorations. Pick up a kit starting Sep 27 or use your own origami-paper. 

10/26

Shrieks and Eeks: Spooky Stories and Halloween Crafts

Tue, Oct 26, 4:00 pm

It's that Spooktacular time of year again! Ms. Sam has new spooky stories and crafts for a really ghoulish time. Crafts are available at the Jupiter Branch. Ages 8-12. (75 min.) Presented by Jupiter Branch.

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It's that Spooktacular time of year again! Ms. Sam has new spooky stories and crafts for a really ghoulish time. Crafts are available at the Jupiter Branch. Ages 8-12. (75 min.) 

10/26

What is NaNoWriMo?

Tue, Oct 26, 5:30 pm

What is National Novel Writing Month? (NaNoWriMo) Learn how we can assist you in supporting your writing goals, and find a writing community of your very own! Ages 12-102. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Fri, Oct 01. Presented by West Boca Branch.

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What is National Novel Writing Month? (NaNoWriMo) Learn how we can assist you in supporting your writing goals, and find a writing community of your very own! Ages 12-102. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Fri, Oct 01. 

10/26

Teen Pumpkin Decorating Contest

Tue, Oct 26, 6:00 pm

Show us your creative skills and decorate a pumpkin in the likeness of a well-known book or book character. See handout online for contest rules and details. Ages 12-17. (30 min.) Presented by Royal Palm Beach Branch.

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Show us your creative skills and decorate a pumpkin in the likeness of a well-known book or book character. See handout online for contest rules and details. Ages 12-17. (30 min.) 

10/26

Chair Yoga for All

Wed, Oct 27, 10:30 am

One of the gentlest forms of yoga, attendees are led through centering, breathing exercises, joint mobilization, stretches, and body awareness activities. (60 min.) Presented by West Boynton Branch.

Preregister Online

More Dates for This Activity

Wed, Oct 20, 10:30 am
About this Series

One of the gentlest forms of yoga, attendees are led through centering, breathing exercises, joint mobilization, stretches, and body awareness activities. (60 min.) 

10/06
10/13
10/20
10/27

Talking with the Dead: Do Ouija Boards and Psychics Really Work?

Wed, Oct 27, 6:00 pm

Spoilers! They don’t. We’ll break down what’s really happening when it seems like a Ouija board or a supposed psychic has connected with the spirit world. Ages 14 & up. (45 min.) Presented by Clarence E. Anthony Branch.

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Spoilers! They don’t. We’ll break down what’s really happening when it seems like a Ouija board or a supposed psychic has connected with the spirit world. Ages 14 & up. (45 min.) 

10/27

Teen Advisory Board (TAB)

Thu, Oct 28, 3:00 pm

Plan and develop future events, brainstorm new ideas and areas of interest. Ages 12-17. (1 hr.) Presented by Gardens Branch.

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Plan and develop future events, brainstorm new ideas and areas of interest. Ages 12-17. (1 hr.) 

10/28

iPad Basics

Thu, Oct 28, 4:00 pm

Learn how to use the on-screen keyboard, browse the internet for information, go directly to websites, open/close apps and connect to Wi-Fi. (45 min.) Presented by Greenacres Branch.

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Learn how to use the on-screen keyboard, browse the internet for information, go directly to websites, open/close apps and connect to Wi-Fi. (45 min.) 

10/28

cloudLibrary Basics with your iPad

Thu, Oct 28, 5:00 pm

Use your iPad to discover cloudLibrary to access free e-books and e-audiobooks. Have your iPad and library card ready to find your next great read!  Ages 8-18. (45 min.) Presented by West Boca Branch.

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Use your iPad to discover cloudLibrary to access free e-books and e-audiobooks. Have your iPad and library card ready to find your next great read!  Ages 8-18. (45 min.) 

10/28

Oculus Quest - VR

Fri, Oct 29, 2:30 pm

Learn the basics of how to use this all-in-one gaming system built in a virtual reality headset. (60 min.) Presented by Belle Glade Branch.

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Learn the basics of how to use this all-in-one gaming system built in a virtual reality headset. (60 min.) 

10/29

Edgar Allan Poe, Master of the Macabre

Sat, Oct 30, 10:30 am

On the eve of Halloween, join us as we read a frightening tale from the master of the macabre, Edgar Allan Poe! Ages 14 & up. (30 min.) Presented by Clarence E. Anthony Branch.

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On the eve of Halloween, join us as we read a frightening tale from the master of the macabre, Edgar Allan Poe! Ages 14 & up. (30 min.) 

10/30

Ghostly Folklore in the Shadows of Ocala

Sat, Oct 30, 3:00 pm

On this eve of Halloween, venture with Chris Balzano through towns in the shadows of the Ocala Forest, thrilled by odd tales and folklore of the unexplained. (60 min.) Presented by Jupiter Branch.

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On this eve of Halloween, venture with Chris Balzano through towns in the shadows of the Ocala Forest, thrilled by odd tales and folklore of the unexplained. (60 min.) 

10/30

Teen Step-By-Step Fall Seasonal Painting

Sat, Oct 30, 3:00 pm

Paint a beautiful fall scene in this step-by-step art class. Pick up your step-by-step paint kit at the Royal Palm Beach Children's Desk starting Mon, Oct 18.  Ages 12-17. Limit 15. (60 min.) Presented by Royal Palm Beach Branch.

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Paint a beautiful fall scene in this step-by-step art class. Pick up your step-by-step paint kit at the Royal Palm Beach Children's Desk starting Mon, Oct 18.  Ages 12-17. Limit 15. (60 min.) 

10/30

Creepy Pokémon

Sat, Oct 30, 3:30 pm

A Pokémon who drags kids into the afterlife? A Pokémon who wears the skull of his mom? What even is this game? We’ll count down the ten creepiest Pokémon ever. Ages 14 & up. (30 min.) Presented by Clarence E. Anthony Branch.

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A Pokémon who drags kids into the afterlife? A Pokémon who wears the skull of his mom? What even is this game? We’ll count down the ten creepiest Pokémon ever. Ages 14 & up. (30 min.) 

10/30

DATE CHANGE - Teen Volunteer Book Discussion: "Elatsoe," by Darcie Little Badger 

Sun, Oct 31, 11:00 am

This month’s chapter book is Elatsoe by Darcie Little Badger.  Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Presented by Main Library.

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This month’s chapter book is Elatsoe by Darcie Little Badger.  Ages 12-17. (60 min.) 

10/31