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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.

Zoom Instructions For Participants (PDF) August & September Digital Technology Class Calendar (PDF)
E.g., Sep 23 2021

Book Chat, "Mexican Gothic", by Silvia Moreno-Garcia

Fri, Sep 24, 3:00 pm (Ends at 4:00 pm )
Available To All

After receiving a letter from her newly-wed cousin for someone to save her from a mysterious doom, Noemí Taboada heads to High Place, a distant house in the Mexican countryside. Copies available at PBCLS branch locations and available to download on the CloudLibrary app. Presented by Acreage Branch.

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Fake News Survival Guide

Fri, Sep 24, 4:00 pm (Ends at 5:00 pm )
Available To All

How to detect misinformation online and prevent it from spreading. Presented by Main Library.

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Sunflower Paper Decorations

Fri, Sep 24, 4:00 pm (Ends at 4:30 pm )
Available To All

Decorate and brighten your space with fall paper sunflowers! They are fun to make and so easy with just a few supplies. Pick-up materials to make one flower at the Greenacres Children’s Desk. Ages 12-17. Presented by Greenacres Branch.

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iPad Basics

Sat, Sep 25, 9:30 am (Ends at 10:30 am )
Available To All

Review the basic skills needed to start using your iPad in this beginner's hands-on tutorial. All ages. Presented by Belle Glade Branch.

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Sensory Friendly Browsing Hour

Sat, Sep 25, 10:00 am (Ends at 11:00 am )
Available To All

The Palm Beach County Library System invites individuals of all ages and abilities to our Sensory Friendly Browsing Hour! The library is designating this hour on Saturdays from 10:00-11:00 am at locations throughout the county to provide an opportunity for special needs families to browse the library in a calm, judgement-free environment. Opportunities include using the computer, getting a library card, and assistance from staff to find exactly what you're looking for! Presented by Clarence E. Anthony Branch.

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Sensory Friendly Browsing Hour

Sat, Sep 25, 10:00 am (Ends at 11:00 am )
Available To All

The Palm Beach County Library System invites individuals of all ages and abilities to our Sensory Friendly Browsing Hour! The library is designating this hour on Saturdays from 10:00-11:00 am at locations throughout the county to provide an opportunity for special needs families to browse the library in a calm, judgement-free environment. Opportunities include using the computer, getting a library card, and assistance from staff to find exactly what you're looking for! Presented by Belle Glade Branch.

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CANCELLED - HTML5 & CCS3

Sat, Sep 25, 10:00 am (Ends at 11:30 am )
Available To All

Learn the basic steps involved in making your own simple webpage using HTML5 and how to add style to your webpage using CSS3. Presented by Gardens Branch.

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Sensory Friendly Browsing Hour

Sat, Sep 25, 10:00 am (Ends at 11:00 am )
Available To All

The Palm Beach County Library System invites individuals of all ages and abilities to our Sensory Friendly Browsing Hour! The library is designating this hour on Saturdays from 10:00-11:00 am at locations throughout the county to provide an opportunity for special needs families to browse the library in a calm, judgement-free environment. Opportunities include using the computer, getting a library card, and assistance from staff to find exactly what you're looking for! Presented by Loula V. York Branch.

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Bilingual Virtual Sensory Story Time

Sat, Sep 25, 10:30 am (Ends at 11:30 am )
Available To All

People of all abilities are encouraged to participate in this inclusive story time experience through stories, songs and sensory-focused activities. Once registered, Virtual Sensory Story Time Kits can be picked up at each of our branches. Call the branch's children's department for kit availability Presented by Main Library.

Cuenta Cuentos Sensorial - Ofrecido Virtualmente

Viernes, 25 de septiembre, 10:30 am

Invitamos a personas de todas las habilidades a participar de cuentos, canciones y actividades con enfoque en integración sensorial. Una vez se haya registrado, podrá recoger un Kit de la Hora de Cuentos Sensorial en nuestras sucursales comenzando. Llame al Departamento de Niños y Jóvenes en cualquiera de nuestras sucursales para verificar si los kits están disponibles

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Hispanic Heritage Month: Part 2: Mexico & Central America

Sat, Sep 25, 11:00 am (Ends at 12:00 pm )
Available To All

Hola! Join us in celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month as we learn about different countries, some fun facts and read cute stories by authors from those countries. This week we will be checking out Mexico and countries in Central America. Can you name one? Pick up or download your World Traveler Passport and fill it out as we virtually travel to all the Hispanic countries. Vamonos! Ages 5 & up. Presented by Okeechobee Boulevard Branch.

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What You Need to Know About the PSAT

Sat, Sep 25, 1:00 pm (Ends at 2:00 pm )
Available To All

The PSAT isn’t just a practice test—it actually matters, and it could unlock substantial scholarship opportunities, including possible full-ride scholarships at many top Florida universities. What you need to know about the PSAT, the National Merit Scholarship Program, and the Benacquisto Scholarship Program. Grades 10-11. Presented by Belle Glade Branch.

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Teen D&D

Sat, Sep 25, 2:00 pm (Ends at 4:00 pm )
Available To All

Adventure into the world of Dungeons & Dragons with fellow wizards, warriors and battle evil monsters to bring goodness back to the world. Ages 12 & up. Presented by Main Library.

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Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month: Wayna, Music of the Andes

Sat, Sep 25, 2:00 pm (Ends at 3:00 pm )
Available To All

Wayna’s musical presentation recreates traditional and contemporary sounds and melodies from the highlands of Ecuador, Perú & Bolivia. Paco Moreno, director and group’s founder will demonstrate the traditional string, wind and percussion instruments Presented by Main Library.

Celebración del Mes de la Herencia Hispana: Wayna, Música de los Andes

Sábado, 25 de septiembre, 2:00 pm

Wayna, Música de los Andes, presentará un repertorio de música tradicional y contemporánea de Ecuador, Perú y Bolivia.

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Book Discussion

Sat, Sep 25, 2:00 pm (Ends at 4:00 pm )
Available To All

Ready to show off your books? Choose your own book and join Ms. Kandace to chat it up. Show off your book trailers, podcasts, zines, you name it! Did we mention you receive volunteer service hours? Ages 12-18. Presented by Acreage Branch.

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Celebrating Hispanic Heritage: Paper Art

Sat, Sep 25, 3:00 pm (Ends at 3:45 pm )
Available To All

Join us in learning about the use of paper art in Hispanic culture and create our own colorful paper art to celebrate Hispanic Heritage month! Supplies available for pick up at the Pahokee Branch or call (561) 924-5928 to send supplies to your nearest branch location. Ages 8 & up. Presented by Loula V. York Branch.

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How-to-Draw: Frozen

Sun, Sep 26, 10:00 am (Ends at 10:45 am )
Available To All

Grab your pencils and a piece of paper and sketch some of your favorite friends from Arendelle. Ages 7 & up. Presented by West Boynton Branch.

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Teen Book Discussion- The Dark Descent of Elizabeth Frankenstein

Sun, Sep 26, 11:00 am (Ends at 12:00 pm )
Available To All

Meet Elizabeth Lavenza: she is a woman with a troubled past, and the type that will do anything to make sure she never has to go back to the place she once called home. In order to make sure Elizabeth never has to endure the pain and abuse that she once received at home, she moves in with the Frankenstein family, doing anything to please them so she may live a nice life. At first, everything seems perfect and has even become close friends with Mr. and Mrs. Frankenstein’s son, Victor. But soon she see's the type of person Victor really is. Will Elizabeth’s will to survive be enough to keep her alive? Read The Dark Descent of Elizabeth Frankenstein to find out! A Copy of The Dark Descent of Elizabeth Frankenstein Notes Pen/Pencil Paper (to write comments) Ages 12-18. Presented by Main Library.

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Baby Bumblebees

Mon, Sep 27, 9:30 am (Ends at 10:00 am )
Available To All

Join Ms. Amanda for weekly song and books for little ones! Ages 0-18 mos. Presented by Main Library.

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English Exchange

Mon, Sep 27, 2:30 pm (Ends at 3:30 pm )
Available To All

Practice speaking English in a virtual atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. Presented by West Boynton Branch.

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National Dance Day

Mon, Sep 27, 4:00 pm (Ends at 4:45 pm )
Available To All

Let loose at the library! We’ll learn line dancing basics and practice our new skills with several songs. Ages 8 & up. Presented by Glades Road Branch.

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