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)
Learn how to make three fast, easy and inexpensive holiday wreaths. Pick up a craft kit at the Acreage Branch information desk while supplies last. Presented by the Acreage Branch.
Virtual Art Workshop: Let’s Paint a Nighttime Landscape
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.
Virtual Chair Yoga
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.
Art for Adults Online : Pastels
Join us online to explore your artistic interests using different techniques and mediums, improve your skills, and learn new ways to express yourself. If you’re in need of supplies, a limited number of kits will be available at the Royal Palm Beach Branch. Call us at 561-790-6030 about reserving a kit. Ages 16 & up. Presented by the Royal Palm Beach Branch.
Mental Health and Housing in Florida
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.
For the Love of Nonfiction: Biographies
This first installment of “For the Love of Nonfiction” focuses on courageous scientists with a passion for protecting animals. Stop into the Gardens Branch and pick up a set of scientist/animal cards to play your own matching game at home. Ages 5-9. Presented by the Gardens Branch.
Share what you know and learn something new about the Japanese art of paper folding. Come prepared with several square pieces of paper (larger pieces are easier to fold). Ages 11 & up. Presented by the West Boynton Branch.
Teen Nail Art
Design and decorate your very own nail art! Presented by the Glades Road Branch.
Tell Me a Story!
Storytelling card games to inspire creative thinking and encourage young children to make up their own "once upon a time stories." Ages 3-6. Presented by the Belle Glade Branch.
Pajama Special: Give Thanks
Put on your favorite PJs, as we get into the holiday spirit with stories, music, and a special activity to celebrate Thanksgiving. Ages 2-6. Presented by the West Boca Branch.
Preschool Story Time: Scarecrows
Only one month left until winter! Enjoy autumn while it's here with a fun-filled scarecrow story time that the littles will love. Ages 3-5. Presented by the West Boynton Branch.
Join us for stories about some frisky squirrels and their nutty adventures. Pick up a squirrel headband craft at the library or print out the attached template. Ages 3-6. Presented by the Greenacres Branch.
Introduction to cloudLibrary
Learn about the app for e-books and e-audiobooks for smartphones and tablets. Presented by the Glades Road Branch.
Digital Book Reviews: NetGalley Basics
Learn how to use the free website NetGalley to request, read, and recommend digital review copies before they are published. Presented by the Main Library.
Book Discussion: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Biographies
Read any biography of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and share your favorite excerpts, interesting life moments, and seminal accomplishments that you learned about her life. Watch the biographical film, "On the Basis of Sex", to see how well the life of RBG was brought to screen Presented by the Greenacres Branch.
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. Presented by the Belle Glade Branch.
Book Discussion: “The Nickel Boys” by Colson Whitehead
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 West Boynton Branch.
Learn how to create a Twitter account and get started reading and writing your own tweets. Presented by the Hagen Ranch Road Branch.
Let's Talk Turkey
Gobble, Gobble! Wobble, Wobble! Celebrate this funny and popular bird with stories, songs, puppets, and movement. Visit the Jupiter Branch's Children's desk for a DIY turkey craft you can do at home. Ages 2-8. Presented by the Jupiter Branch.
Read4Respect Book Club: "Fry Bread" by Kevin Noble Maillard
Celebrate Native American Heritage Month with a read-aloud from ADL Florida. Share and discuss how the book represents family and tradition through food. Family Discussion Guide available for download. Ages 3-7. Presented by the Hagen Ranch Road Branch.