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The library is now offering activities to attend online. Preregister online and receive the login information for your activity, then click on the link provided here to download Zoom and attend.

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Introduction to cloudLibrary

Thu, Oct 29, 11:00 am (Ends at 12:00 pm )
Available to All

Learn about the app for e-books and e-audiobooks for smartphones and tablets. Presented by the Glades Road Branch.

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Hurricane Preparedness

Thu, Oct 29, 2:00 pm (Ends at 3:00 pm )
Available to All

Hurricanes can be stressful, especially if you are not prepared. It is important to be informed to keep you and your loved ones safe. The Hurricane Preparedness workshop offers safety tips and guidelines for taking care of your household before, during, and after a storm. Presented by the Community Engagement.

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Chinese Brush Painting: Session 2

Thu, Oct 29, 2:00 pm (Ends at 3:00 pm )
Available to All

Surprise yourself. Venture with a brush and ink to create a work of art. Presented by the West Boynton Branch.

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English Exchange

Thu, Oct 29, 2:00 pm (Ends at 3:00 pm )
Available to All

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. Presented by the Belle Glade Branch.

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Cutting the Cord

Thu, Oct 29, 3:00 pm (Ends at 4:00 pm )
Available to All

Are you tired of paying for cable? Learn what your options are when you cut the cord! Presented by the Greenacres Branch.

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Classic Book Discussion: "The Turn of the Screw" by Henry James

Thu, Oct 29, 4:00 pm (Ends at 5:00 pm )
Available to All

Join us for a discussion of "The Turn of the Screw" by Henry James; a chilling gothic story of ghostly apparitions and supernatural paranoia. Book available in print, e-book, and audio formats. Presented by the Hagen Ranch Road Branch.

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Spookytime Radio: Special Halloween Edition

Sat, Oct 31, 3:30 pm (Ends at 4:30 pm )
Available to All

Join us for a special Halloween edition of the spookiest radio show this side of the astral plane. We’re taking your calls live: tell your spooky stories, share your spooky theories, and ask your spookiest questions. Ages 16 & up. Presented by the Belle Glade Branch.

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African-American Alliance Poetry Reading

Wed, Nov 04, 2:00 pm (Ends at 3:00 am )
Available to All

Bring the community together to promote diversity with a poetry reading of outstanding selected poems of African American Poet Laureates Maya Angelou and Alice Walker, accompanied by background music. Presented by the West Boynton Branch.

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Managing an Etsy Shop for Beginners

Wed, Nov 04, 2:00 pm (Ends at 3:00 pm )
Available to All

After you’ve listed your items in your Etsy shop, there are other factors to manage as your business develops and grows. Join Jessie as she shares the best tips for managing an Etsy shop. Presented by the Lantana Road Branch.

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Book Discussion: “The Nickel Boys” by Colson Whitehead

Thu, Nov 05, 2:00 pm (Ends at 3:00 pm )
Available to All

Join us for a discussion of the Literacy Coalition’s Read Together Palm Beach County 2020 book selection, The Nickel Boys by Colson Whitehead. Book available in print, e-book, and audio formats. Presented by the Hagen Ranch Road Branch.

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English Exchange

Thu, Nov 05, 2:00 pm (Ends at 3:00 pm )
Available to All

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. Presented by the Belle Glade Branch.

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In Concert: Robert Ross

Thu, Nov 05, 3:00 pm (Ends at 4:00 pm )
Available to All

Robert Ross, South Florida award-winning singer-songwriter, guitarist and harmonica player performs blues, folk, jazz and rock. Presented by the Main Library.

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My Zoom Book Club: "The Midnight Library"

Thu, Nov 05, 3:00 pm (Ends at 4:00 pm )
Available to All

Come join our lively discussion of Matt Haig's new book "The Midnight Library". Follow the links below to register and attend our Zoom event. Audio and video capabilities on your device recommended. The Midnight Library is available in print, electronic and audio formats for checkout or reserve through the library Presented by the Jupiter Branch.

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Image Editing 101

Sat, Nov 07, 11:00 am (Ends at 11:30 am )
Available to All

Learn some basic tips and tricks for editing your photos and images using free apps and online tools. Presented by the Main Library.

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Meditation in the 21st Century - Why Meditation Matters Even More

Sat, Nov 07, 3:00 pm (Ends at 4:00 pm )
Available to All

With all the stresses of today’s modern world, meditation is needed more than ever. In this powerful workshop presented by Ajili Hodari, Esq., you will learn a simple meditation technique that can help you in all aspects of your life. Presented by the Wellington Branch.

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Book Discussion: The Dutch House by Ann Patchett

Mon, Nov 09, 2:00 pm (Ends at 3:00 pm )
Available to All

Pick up a copy at the West Boca Branch, or reserve the book at your local branch. Also, an eBook or eAudio version is available on Cloud Library. Presented by the West Boca Branch.

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Peterson’s Career Prep

Tue, Nov 10, 12:00 pm (Ends at 12:45 pm )
Available to All

Peterson’s Career Prep database assists job seekers at all levels whether entering the workforce for the first time or searching for new opportunities. Create visually interesting résumés, cover letters, and personal websites that can be shared with prospective employers. Presented by the Main Library.

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Virtual Chair Yoga

Tue, Nov 10, 2:00 pm (Ends at 3:00 pm )
Available to All

Relax and exercise with certified yoga instructor Dr. Maruti Ram Gudavalli. Have water on hand and wear comfortable clothing. Presented by the West Boynton Branch.

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Virtual Art Workshop: Let’s Paint a Nighttime Landscape

Tue, Nov 10, 2:00 pm (Ends at 3:00 pm )
Available to All

Enjoy an afternoon painting a beautiful landscape and learning techniques to blend acrylic paint to create a nighttime effect. No previous painting experience required and all levels are welcome. Presented by the West Boca Branch Library. Presented by the West Boca Branch.

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Mental Health and Housing in Florida

Tue, Nov 10, 3:00 pm (Ends at 4:00 pm )
Available to All

The author of Family Guide to Mental Illness, Linda Tashbook, explains housing modifications and accommodations, and evictions and forms of family housing support as applied to adults with serious mental health issues. Presented by the Main Library.

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