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) April Digital Technology Class Calendar (PDF)
E.g., Apr 17 2021

Toddler Story Time: Superheroes!

Thu, Apr 29, 11:00 am (Ends at 11:30 am )
Available To All

It's a bird, it's a plane! Zoom into a SUPER story time full of stories and songs. Craft available to download or to pick up at the Glades Road branch Children's desk. Ages 1-2. Presented by Glades Road Branch.

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English Exchange

Thu, Apr 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 Belle Glade Branch.

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Introduction to cloudLibrary

Thu, Apr 29, 2:00 pm (Ends at 3:00 pm )
Available To All

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

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Android Basics

Thu, Apr 29, 3:00 pm (Ends at 3:30 pm )
Available To All

Learn about the Android operating system on your smartphone and how to use the Play store. Presented by Main Library.

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STEM: Exploding Popsicles

Thu, Apr 29, 3:00 pm (Ends at 4:00 pm )
Available To All

Unearth the science of tension and energy with this STEM activity! Make cool “exploding” ninja stars. Popsicle sticks can be picked up from the children's desk at the West Boynton Branch. Instructions will be e-mailed to those who are pre-registered in case you are unable to attend the class live. Grades K-5. Presented by West Boynton Branch.

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Teen Advisory Board (TAB)

Thu, Apr 29, 3:15 pm (Ends at 4:00 pm )
Available To All

Are you looking for a volunteer opportunity? Plan and develop future events, brainstorm new ideas and areas of interest. Earn community service hours. Ages 12-17. Presented by Gardens Branch. To register as a volunteer, click here.

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LEGO Brick Builder Challenge

Thu, Apr 29, 4:00 pm (Ends at 4:45 pm )
Available To All

Are you ready to take our creation challenge? We give the challenge, you supply the bricks and the ideas. What will YOU build? Ages 5-12. Presented by Jupiter Branch.

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Journaling Workshop

Thu, Apr 29, 4:00 pm (Ends at 5:00 pm )
Available To All

Get your stress out and join us in a scheduled journaling session. You will be offered suggested prompts and time to write out whatever you feel. At the end, there will be time to share, if you feel so inclined. Presented by Greenacres Branch.

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Teen Advisory Board (TAB) It’s the Online Safety for Me + Volunteer Service Hours

Thu, Apr 29, 4:00 pm (Ends at 6:00 pm )
Available To All

Learn about social media, consent, coercion and what you can do about it. This Sexual Assault Awareness Month event will be facilitated by Renee Rivers (Planned Parenthood) and Detective Grimaldi (PBSO). Co-sponsored by Palm Beach County Victim Services. Grades 9-12. Presented by Community Engagement. To register as a volunteer, click here.

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Painting with Words: Writing Observation Poems

Thu, Apr 29, 4:30 pm (Ends at 5:15 pm )
Available To All

Explore the magic of using words to paint a picture in the mind with an observation poem. Pick a favorite object or two or picture a favorite place or person and get ready for a few poetry writing activities and examples from some observational poems. If you want you can share a poem via chat, video or voice, too. Ages 10 & up. Presented by Acreage Branch.

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Online Safety for Parents : What you Wish you Knew

Thu, Apr 29, 6:00 pm (Ends at 7:00 pm )
Available To All

Learn tools, tricks, and tips to promote online safety in your home and community. This event will be facilitated by Alex Ortiz (Child Rescue Coalition) and co-sponsored by Palm Beach County Victim Services. Presented by Community Engagement.

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Countdown to Kindergarten

Fri, Apr 30, 9:15 am (Ends at 10:00 am )
Available To All

Join Ms. Amberdenise for a special weekly storytime to help us get ready for Kindergarten. Ages 3-5. Presented by Main Library.

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Sign Language Social!

Fri, Apr 30, 10:00 am (Ends at 11:00 am )
Available To All

Join our small group for a Sign Language Social! Deaf, hard of hearing, and hearing adults are welcome to join us to socialize virtually using American Sign Language. If you are only beginning to learn ASL, that's okay - we would be happy to help you learn! Please note that your computer or other device should have a camera so that you can be seen by the group. Presented by Jupiter Branch.

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Story Time with Ms. T

Fri, Apr 30, 10:30 am (Ends at 11:00 am )
Available To All

Join Ms. T fun for stories and songs. Ages 3-5. Presented by Gardens Branch.

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Introduction to Raspberry Pi

Fri, Apr 30, 11:00 am (Ends at 11:30 am )
Available To All

What is a Raspberry Pi? Learn the basics of what you can do with this low cost, credit-card sized computer. Presented by Main Library.

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Happy Birthday, Bard!

Fri, Apr 30, 3:00 pm (Ends at 3:45 pm )
Available To All

Bring your "thees" and "thous" to Shakespeare's 457th birthday party! We'll read, play games and sing songs to celebrate one of history's greatest playrights and poets. Ages 7-11. Presented by West Boynton Branch.

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Milk & Cookies Story Time

Fri, Apr 30, 3:30 pm (Ends at 4:00 pm )
Available To All

Today is Día de los Niños! Join us for an afternoon Story Time in Spanish! Listen to a couple of stories and color while enjoying milk and cookies, or your favorite afternoon snack. Ages 5-8. Presented by Greenacres Branch.

Leche y Galletas Hora de Cuentos

Viernes, 30 de abril, 3:30 pm

¡Hoy es Día de los Niños! ¡Únase a nosotros para una hora de cuentos por la tarde, en español! Escuche un par de historias y coloree mientras disfruta de la leche y las galletas, o de su merienda favorita.

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Role Models with Autism Spectrum Disorders: Anthony Ianni

Fri, Apr 30, 4:00 pm (Ends at 4:45 pm )
Available To All

Celebrate Autism Acceptance Month with stories of role models living vibrant, successful lives. Anthony Ianni is a motivational speaker, played college basketball at Michigan State, and is an advocate for autism awareness and acceptance. Plus learn some ways to calm down during hard times. Ages 8-12. Presented by Acreage Branch.

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canCode

Fri, Apr 30, 4:30 pm (Ends at 5:30 pm )
Available To All

In these workshops you'll learn how to make your very own video games and projects with code! Elementary schoolers are invited to join and learn the basics of computer science through an interactive weekly workshop. canCode teaches using Scratch, a free online platform developed by MIT to teach beginners the basics of computer programming. Learn more about canCode on our website (www.canCode.us) or follow us on Facebook/Instagram @canCodeus. Grades 2-5. Presented by Main Library.

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Introduction to CloudLibrary

Sat, May 01, 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 Hagen Ranch Road Branch.

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