Watch an Activity Online
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.Zoom Instructions For Participants (PDF) July Digital Technology Class Calendar (PDF)
Celebrate National Underpants Day with Captain Underpants
A virtual celebration of garment games, comic-creations, and of course, plenty of flushable fun for fans of the Captain Underpants series. An activity packet will be available at Hagen Ranch Road library starting July 15th. Ages 6 & up. Presented by Hagen Ranch Road Branch.
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. Presented by Belle Glade Branch.
Aprenda a crear diapositivas y agregue efectos llamativos a sus presentaciones. Presented by Main Library.
International Day of World's Indigenous Peoples Celebration
Engage in an interactive learning experience about the unique and diverse Native populations around the globe. Celebrate their contributions and accomplishments to our global society and discuss the challenges many still face. Ages 9 & up. Presented by Royal Palm Beach Branch.
Ready, Set, Back to School!
Whether you’re just starting kindergarten or entering first or fourth-grade students will shake off their first day jitters with stories, and a craft about starting school. Craft available one week prior to activity at the Children's Desk. Ages 4 & up. Presented by Gardens Branch.
My Zoom Book Club: "Exit West" by Mohsin Hamid
Come join our lively discussion on "Exit West" by Mohsin Hamid from the comfort of your own home. You will need a device with audio and/or video and an internet connection to join. 'Exit West' is available in print and electronic formats are available through the library. Presented by Jupiter Branch.
SSYR Author Visit: Cleo Porter and the Body Electric by Jake Burt
Join award-winning middle grade author Jake Burt as we explore his newest sci-fi adventure, Cleo Porter and the Body Electric, with fun games and a book discussion. Participation is required for community service. Grades 6-8. Presented by Glades Road Branch.
New and Noteworthy
Get a sneak peek at fiction and nonfiction new releases coming out September 1-15. We'll discuss titles from a wide range of genres so that you can place holds early for the books that spark your interest. Presented by Okeechobee Boulevard Branch.
ABCDs of Water Safety
Regardless of one’s age, race, gender, socioeconomic background and swimming capability a drowning can occur. Learn the ABCDs of drowning prevention to be Water Safe and Water Smart year-round in Palm Beach County! Presented by the Drowning Prevention Coalition of Palm Beach County. Presented by Community Engagement.
Learn how to borrow free videos, music and audiobooks from home or anywhere you have an internet connection. Free with a library card. Hosted by the Belle Glade Branch Library. Presented by Belle Glade Branch.
Let’s Draw Together: Comic Cupcake
Do you know your basic shapes and love to read books? If so, join Ms. Kimmy for a fun story and drawing time. With step-by-step instructions we’ll draw something cool and then share with the group. You will need paper, pencil, a black marker and something to color with like crayons or markers. Ages 6-12. Presented by West Boca Branch.
E-books & E-audiobooks
Learn how to access these valuable resources and navigate the library's CloudLibrary and Hoopla apps. Presented by Main Library.
Animal Hide & Seek
Learn how animals can become masters of disguise as we read books about camouflage. Have fun making scratch art creations; you never know what you will uncover! Pick-up craft materials at the Children’s Desk. Supplies are limited. Ages 6-10. Presented by Greenacres Branch.
Python for Robotics
Learn how to program a robot using the popular programming language called Python. We will be programing a Raspberry Pi with Python to make a robot car perform simple movements. We will also be providing online resources to help you continue learning about Python and robotics. Presented by Gardens Branch.
Yoga for All
Begin or continue your yoga journey with Jade Wonzo in an inclusive (online) space that recognizes the beauty in all shapes, sizes, colors, identities, and abilities. To get the most out of each session, you'll need a yoga mat (or towel), water to hydrate, and a quiet space to move around. Presented by Community Engagement.
Teen Advisory Board (TAB)
Join Ms. Kandace to chat about events, activities, and technology you'd like to see offered in the library system. Ages 12-18. Presented by Acreage Branch.
Back to School Stories & Goals
Excited about starting school? Join to read some fun stories about starting a brand new school year and to create a simple vision board for the upcoming school year! Use the template attached to glue picture cut outs from a magazine or simply to draw and color on. Ages 5 & up. Presented by Loula V. York Branch.
Preschool Story Time: Back to School
Put away the beach bag and pick up the backpack because it’s school time again! We will cover our favorite subjects with stories, songs and activities. Ages 3-5. Presented by West Boynton Branch.
Learn about creating a free Google Mail account and the basics of how to send and receive messages. Presented by West Boca Branch.
Book Discussion: The Kitchen Front by Jennifer Ryan
Read and discuss The Kitchen Front by Jennifer Ryan . Pick up a copy of the book at the West Boca Branch or your local library. Additionally, eBook and eAudio are available through Cloud Library. Presented by West Boca Branch.