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All Palm Beach County Library System locations will close at 5:00 pm on Wed, Nov 21 and remain closed on Thu, Nov 22 & Fri, Nov 23, for Thanksgiving. No materials will be due on this day.
 

Teen Activities & Events

Meet your friends at the Library to learn new skills or just for fun! Find out what’s going on at your Library.

Listen to a Podcast Companion to this month's Happenings.
E.g., 11/17/2018
E.g., 11/17/2018

Book Chat: "Tradition," by Brendan Kiely 

Belle Glade Branch
Sat, Nov 17, 2:00 pm

Copies available in the teen section. Pizza provided. Grades 5-12. (60 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

About this Series

Copies available in the teen section. Pizza provided. Grades 5-12. (60 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

11/17

Dungeons & Dragons

Acreage Branch
Sat, Nov 17, 2:00 pm
(2.5 hr.) 

Adventure in the world of Dungeons & Dragons with fellow wizards and warriors, and battle evil monsters to bring goodness back to the world. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited.

About this Series

Adventure in the world of Dungeons & Dragons with fellow wizards and warriors, and battle evil monsters to bring goodness back to the world. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited.

11/17 (2.5 hr.) 
11/21Marathon.  (5 hr.) 
11/24 (2.5 hr.) 

Anime Club

Belle Glade Branch
Sat, Nov 17, 3:00 pm

If you like manga, anime, K-Drama, K-Pop, J-Pop, or cosplaying, then this is your chance to meet others just like you. Grades 5-12. (60 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

About this Series

If you like manga, anime, K-Drama, K-Pop, J-Pop, or cosplaying, then this is your chance to meet others just like you. Grades 5-12. (60 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

11/17

Poetry Writing Workshop!

Loula V. York Branch
Sat, Nov 17, 3:00 pm

Create your own poetry for pleasure and learn how to submit poems to the Palm Beach Poetry Festival's Teen Poetry Contest! Snacks provided. Ages 14-18. (60 min.) Call (561) 924-5928 to preregister.

About this Series

Create your own poetry for pleasure and learn how to submit poems to the Palm Beach Poetry Festival's Teen Poetry Contest! Snacks provided. Ages 14-18. (60 min.) Call (561) 924-5928 to preregister.

11/17

Teen Anime Club

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Sat, Nov 17, 3:00 pm

If you like manga, anime, K-Drama, K-Pop, J-Pop or cosplaying, then this is your chance to meet others just like you. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Call (561) 790-6030 to preregister.

About this Series

If you like manga, anime, K-Drama, K-Pop, J-Pop or cosplaying, then this is your chance to meet others just like you. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Call (561) 790-6030 to preregister.

11/17

Teen DIY: Fall Luminaries

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Mon, Nov 19, 2:00 pm

Give your Thanksgiving table a warm autumn glow by creating a leafy luminary. Supplies provided. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (45 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

About this Series

Give your Thanksgiving table a warm autumn glow by creating a leafy luminary. Supplies provided. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (45 min.) Call (561) 894-7500 to preregister.

11/19

Teen Movie Night

Belle Glade Branch
Mon, Nov 19, 5:30 pm

"Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom." ©Universal Pictures. (129 min.) Popcorn and ice cream provided. Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.PG-13

About this Series

"Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom." ©Universal Pictures. (129 min.) Popcorn and ice cream provided. Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.PG-13

11/19

Dungeons & Dragons

Acreage Branch
Wed, Nov 21, 11:00 am
Marathon.  (5 hr.) 

Adventure in the world of Dungeons & Dragons with fellow wizards and warriors, and battle evil monsters to bring goodness back to the world. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited.

About this Series

Adventure in the world of Dungeons & Dragons with fellow wizards and warriors, and battle evil monsters to bring goodness back to the world. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited.

11/17 (2.5 hr.) 
11/21Marathon.  (5 hr.) 
11/24 (2.5 hr.) 

Are You Bored? Game On!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Sat, Nov 24, 2:00 pm
(2 hr.) 

Challenge your friends with board games, card games and puzzles. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up.

About this Series

Challenge your friends with board games, card games and puzzles. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up.

11/13 (90 min.) 
11/24 (2 hr.) 
11/27 (60 min.) 

Dungeons & Dragons

Acreage Branch
Sat, Nov 24, 2:00 pm
(2.5 hr.) 

Adventure in the world of Dungeons & Dragons with fellow wizards and warriors, and battle evil monsters to bring goodness back to the world. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited.

About this Series

Adventure in the world of Dungeons & Dragons with fellow wizards and warriors, and battle evil monsters to bring goodness back to the world. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited.

11/17 (2.5 hr.) 
11/21Marathon.  (5 hr.) 
11/24 (2.5 hr.) 

Marble Cardmaking

Jupiter Branch
Sun, Nov 25, 3:00 pm

This class will teach you all you need to know to make a fabulous, one-of-a-kind card for friends and family, using shaving cream and food coloring. Ages 9 & up. Limit 10. (60 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

About this Series

This class will teach you all you need to know to make a fabulous, one-of-a-kind card for friends and family, using shaving cream and food coloring. Ages 9 & up. Limit 10. (60 min.) Call (561) 744-2301 to preregister.

11/25

Pokémon Club

Jupiter Branch
Mon, Nov 26, 5:30 pm

Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. All ages. (60 min.) 

About this Series

Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. All ages. (60 min.) 

11/26

Live Homework Help: Tutor.com

Belle Glade Branch
Tue, Nov 27, 3:30 pm

Learn about free online tutoring available through the library; feel free to come with homework. Grades K-12. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.

About this Series

Learn about free online tutoring available through the library; feel free to come with homework. Grades K-12. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.

11/13
11/27

STEM: Coding Basics

Belle Glade Branch
Tue, Nov 27, 4:00 pm

Create, play and learn simple coding through hands-on activities and games. Grades 5-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

About this Series

Create, play and learn simple coding through hands-on activities and games. Grades 5-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Call (561) 996-3453 to preregister.

11/27

Are You Bored? Game On!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Tue, Nov 27, 6:00 pm
(60 min.) 

Challenge your friends with board games, card games and puzzles. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up.

About this Series

Challenge your friends with board games, card games and puzzles. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up.

11/13 (90 min.) 
11/24 (2 hr.) 
11/27 (60 min.) 

Teen Takeover

Wellington Branch
Wed, Nov 28, 6:00 pm

A night for teens only! Enjoy Wii games, board games and more. Bring a friend or make new ones. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. Limit 30. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 

About this Series

A night for teens only! Enjoy Wii games, board games and more. Bring a friend or make new ones. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. Limit 30. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 

11/28

Vegan Challenge

Glades Road Branch
Wed, Nov 28, 6:30 pm

Experiment with new microwaveable dishes in honor of world vegan month. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

About this Series

Experiment with new microwaveable dishes in honor of world vegan month. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Call (561) 482-4554 to preregister.

11/28