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Activity Information
Sep 2019

English Exchange

West Boynton Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
09/09

09/23

10/07

10/21

11/04

11/18

12/02

12/16
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Aug 2019

Writers' Workshop

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Have a turn reading your work. Offer constructive criticism to others. Guidelines for presenting will be provided at the first session. Limit 15. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jul 22. 
08/01

08/15

08/29

09/12

09/26

10/10
Have a turn reading your work. Offer constructive criticism to others. Guidelines for presenting will be provided at the first session. Limit 15. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jul 22. 
Sep 2019

English Exchange

Wellington Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
09/16

09/23

09/30
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Pokémon Club

Jupiter Branch
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. All ages. (60 min.) 
09/30
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. All ages. (60 min.) 
Sep 2019

LEGO® Bricks Challenge

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Show us your skills by completing our timed challenges. Ages 6-11. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/30
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Show us your skills by completing our timed challenges. Ages 6-11. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Playful Toddlers & Tykes

Acreage Branch
Join us for a session of social playtime for the little ones. Ages 0-4. (30 min.) 
09/30
Join us for a session of social playtime for the little ones. Ages 0-4. (30 min.) 
Sep 2019

Spanish Club for Niños!

¡El club de español para niños!

West Boynton Branch
Martes, 30 de septiembre, 
3:30 pm

Packed with songs, rhymes, jokes and tongue twisters, Spanish Club engages children for a memorable and enjoyable time. For any level Spanish, native to novice. Edades 6 en adelante. Ages 6 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
09/30
Packed with songs, rhymes, jokes and tongue twisters, Spanish Club engages children for a memorable and enjoyable time. For any level Spanish, native to novice. Edades 6 en adelante. Ages 6 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
Lleno de canciones, rimas, chistes y trabalenguas, el club de español atrae a los niños para pasar un rato memorable y agradable. Para cualquier nivel de español, principiantes o nativos. Edades 6 en adelante. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
09/30
Sep 2019

Too Good: Decision Making

Gardens Branch
Dr. Susan Klarich will present session two of the “Too Good” series. Ages 5-9. (45 min.) Preregister. 
09/30
Dr. Susan Klarich will present session two of the “Too Good” series. Ages 5-9. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Kid's Coloring Club

West Boca Branch
Let’s draw and color or just color while listening to fun music. Coloring pages and materials will be provided but you can still bring your own coloring books. Grades K-5. (60 min.) 
09/30
Let’s draw and color or just color while listening to fun music. Coloring pages and materials will be provided but you can still bring your own coloring books. Grades K-5. (60 min.) 
Sep 2019

Creative Play-Doh®

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Create a unique creature - a new kind of bug or animal, a real or made up flower or plant, even a self-portrait made with Play-Doh® and your imagination. Ages 3 & up. (30 min.) Preregister. 
09/30
Create a unique creature - a new kind of bug or animal, a real or made up flower or plant, even a self-portrait made with Play-Doh® and your imagination. Ages 3 & up. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

English Exchange

West Boca Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
09/16

09/23

09/30
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Sep 2019

D.I.T. Mixed Media Collage

Lantana Road Branch
Do It Together! Socialize and create mixed media collages. Paper, paint and some materials provided. Bring any additional scrap bits to use or share. Limit 20. (90 min.) Preregister. 
09/30
Do It Together! Socialize and create mixed media collages. Paper, paint and some materials provided. Bring any additional scrap bits to use or share. Limit 20. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Baby Play Date

Belle Glade Branch
Features toys, baby board books, puppets, rhymes and songs. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.) 
09/09

09/16

09/23

09/30
Features toys, baby board books, puppets, rhymes and songs. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.) 
Sep 2019

LGBTQIA Book Discussion: "Fun Home," by Lisa Kron 

Lantana Road Branch
Copies available at the research services desk. Limit 25. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/29
Copies available at the research services desk. Limit 25. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Afro-Puerto Rican Dance With AfroQueña

Baile afro-puertorriqueño con AfroQueña

Main Library
Domingo, 29 de septiembre, 
2:30 pm

A presentation of the traditional Afro-Puerto Rican Bomba through story and dance. Presented by AfroQueña Cultural Organization. Todas las edades. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
09/29
A presentation of the traditional Afro-Puerto Rican Bomba through story and dance. Presented by AfroQueña Cultural Organization. Todas las edades. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
Baile afro-puertorriqueño - la Bomba, a través de historias y demostración de baile. Ofrecido por la organización cultural AfroQueña. Todas las edades. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
09/29
Sep 2019

Teen Takeover

Wellington Branch
Enjoy Wii games, board games and more. Bring a friend and make new ones. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
09/29
Enjoy Wii games, board games and more. Bring a friend and make new ones. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
Sep 2019

Teen Anime Club

Main Library
If you like manga, anime, K-Drama, K-Pop, J-Pop or cosplaying, then this is your chance to meet others just like you! Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
09/29
If you like manga, anime, K-Drama, K-Pop, J-Pop or cosplaying, then this is your chance to meet others just like you! Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Bilingual Family Story Time

Hora de cuentos bilingües

Belle Glade Branch
Sábado, 14 de septiembre, 
3:15 pm

Sábado, 28 de septiembre, 
3:15 pm

Fun stories, puppets and a film in Spanish for kids, moms and dads. Edades 4-8. Ages 4-8. (45 min.) 
09/14

09/28
Fun stories, puppets and a film in Spanish for kids, moms and dads. Edades 4-8. Ages 4-8. (45 min.) 
Disfruta de cuentos divertidos, marionetas y una pelicula en español para toda la familia. Edades 4-8. (45 min.) 
09/14
09/28
Sep 2019

LEGO® Bricks

Jupiter Branch
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/28
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Consumer Reports Online for Free!

Greenacres Branch
Learn to use this online tool to find product ratings and reviews. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/28
Learn to use this online tool to find product ratings and reviews. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Reading Buddies!

Loula V. York Branch
Young children practice their reading skills with trained teen mentors in a comfortable, supervised setting. Grades K-5. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/14

09/21

09/28
Young children practice their reading skills with trained teen mentors in a comfortable, supervised setting. Grades K-5. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Crafternoon

Belle Glade Branch
Stop in the story time room for a casual craft time. Ages 4 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
09/14

09/28
Stop in the story time room for a casual craft time. Ages 4 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

The Hispanic Presence in America: Culture, Literature & Language

West Boca Branch
Yvette Fuentes, Ph.D., discusses the significant contributions and impact, Latin American culture, literature and Spanish language have had on American society. (60 min.) 
09/28
Yvette Fuentes, Ph.D., discusses the significant contributions and impact, Latin American culture, literature and Spanish language have had on American society. (60 min.) 
Sep 2019

It's Your Move: Chess Club

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Learn how to play this strategic game with members of the Royal Palm Beach Community High School Chess Club. All materials provided. Ages 8-17. Limit 16. (75 min.) Preregister. 
09/28
Learn how to play this strategic game with members of the Royal Palm Beach Community High School Chess Club. All materials provided. Ages 8-17. Limit 16. (75 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Needleworkers' Guild

Lantana Road Branch
Do you enjoy embroidery, crocheting or knitting? Meet like-minded people and show off your work. Limit 15. (90 min.) Preregister. 
09/14

09/28
Do you enjoy embroidery, crocheting or knitting? Meet like-minded people and show off your work. Limit 15. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Dungeons & Dragons

Acreage Branch
Adventure in the world of D&D with fellow wizards and warriors. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited. (2.5 hr.) 
09/07

09/14

09/21

09/28
Adventure in the world of D&D with fellow wizards and warriors. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited. (2.5 hr.) 
Sep 2019

Are You Board? Game On!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Gather your friends, or come and make new ones, as we discover new games and reacquaint ourselves with old favorites. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) 
09/10

09/24

09/28
Gather your friends, or come and make new ones, as we discover new games and reacquaint ourselves with old favorites. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) 
Sep 2019

Dungeons & Dragons

Main Library
Adventure in the world of D&D with fellow wizards and warriors. Battle evil monsters and bring goodness back to the world! Ages 12-17. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
09/28
Adventure in the world of D&D with fellow wizards and warriors. Battle evil monsters and bring goodness back to the world! Ages 12-17. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

West Boynton Branch
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs. Call or stop by to sign up for a 15-minute slot. Grades K-5. Space is limited.
09/23 (2 hr.) 

09/28 (60 min.) 
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs. Call or stop by to sign up for a 15-minute slot. Grades K-5. Space is limited.
Sep 2019

Super Saturday Story Time!

Loula V. York Branch
Fun, interactive story times and creative activities for children and their parents! Ages 2-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
09/07Happy School Year I!

09/14Happy School Year II!

09/21It's Party Time I!

09/28It's Party Time II!
Fun, interactive story times and creative activities for children and their parents! Ages 2-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Books & Kids! Bilingual Story Time

¡Libros y niños! Hora de cuentos bilingüe

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Sábado, 28 de septiembre, 
10:15 am

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fun in both English and Spanish with Señorita Vanessa. Edades 2-5. Ages 2-5. (40 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
09/28
Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fun in both English and Spanish with Señorita Vanessa. Edades 2-5. Ages 2-5. (40 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
Acompáñanos y disfrute de cuentos, canciones y rimas en inglés y español con la Señorita Vanessa. Edades 2-5. (40 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
09/28
Sep 2019

Tai Chi for Beginners

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Learn the basics of tai chi that may improve your health and reduce stress. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Ages 12 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/07

09/14

09/21

09/28
Learn the basics of tai chi that may improve your health and reduce stress. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Ages 12 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Baby Signs

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Learn signs with your little one to take the frustration out of communication with your baby. We'll sign a song or two, learn basic mealtime signs and have fun! Snacks provided. Ages 6-23 mos. (30 min.) Preregister. 
09/28
Learn signs with your little one to take the frustration out of communication with your baby. We'll sign a song or two, learn basic mealtime signs and have fun! Snacks provided. Ages 6-23 mos. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Intermediate Tai Chi

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Often referred to as "meditation in motion." Wear comfortable clothing and flat shoes. Basic skills required. Ages 12 & up. Limit 25. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/07

09/14

09/21

09/28
Often referred to as "meditation in motion." Wear comfortable clothing and flat shoes. Basic skills required. Ages 12 & up. Limit 25. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Sensory Friendly Browsing Hour

Greenacres Branch
A dedicated library hour designed to provide a calm, stress-free environment for special needs children, teens and their families. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/28
A dedicated library hour designed to provide a calm, stress-free environment for special needs children, teens and their families. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Gentle Yoga & Meditation

Acreage Branch
Learn relaxation methods and exercise with certified yoga instructor Dr. Maruti Ram Gudavalli. Bring water, a yoga mat and wear comfortable clothing. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/27
Learn relaxation methods and exercise with certified yoga instructor Dr. Maruti Ram Gudavalli. Bring water, a yoga mat and wear comfortable clothing. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Pokémon Club

Greenacres Branch
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. Ages 6-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
09/27
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. Ages 6-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Money 101

West Boynton Branch
Engage in fun activities to learn the value of dollars and coins. Use your newly acquired knowledge to go "shopping". Ages 6-10. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/27
Engage in fun activities to learn the value of dollars and coins. Use your newly acquired knowledge to go "shopping". Ages 6-10. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Book Charades

Gardens Branch
We’ll read a book about feelings, dance, act them out as a group and make a feelings mask. Ages 6-10. (45 min.) Preregister. 
09/27
We’ll read a book about feelings, dance, act them out as a group and make a feelings mask. Ages 6-10. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Latin Music USA: Bridges & The Salsa Revolution

Lantana Road Branch
"Latin Music USA: Bridges & The Salsa Revolution." ©PBS. (120 min.) Preregister. Shown with permission. Not rated.
09/27
"Latin Music USA: Bridges & The Salsa Revolution." ©PBS. (120 min.) Preregister. Shown with permission. Not rated.
Sep 2019

Career Transitions

Main Library
An online guidance center that helps you to browse career paths, build a résumé, create your cover letter, practice interview techniques and much more! (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/27
An online guidance center that helps you to browse career paths, build a résumé, create your cover letter, practice interview techniques and much more! (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Friday Movie Magic

Wellington Branch
Popcorn provided. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. 
09/06"Kung Fu Panda 3." ©Universal Pictures. (95 min.)  PG 

09/13"Hocus Pocus." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (95 min.)  PG 

09/20"The Croods." ©Universal Pictures. (98 min.)  PG 

09/27"ParaNorman." ©Focus Features. (87 min.)  PG 
Popcorn provided. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. 
Sep 2019

Speak Up for Kids Fostering Palm Beach

Jupiter Branch
Kids enter the foster system through no fault of their own. Have you ever considered fostering a child? Learn how you can be part of these children's lives. (90 min.) Preregister. 
09/27
Kids enter the foster system through no fault of their own. Have you ever considered fostering a child? Learn how you can be part of these children's lives. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

The Great Courses® DVD Lecture Series

Tequesta Branch
The Foundations of Western Civilization. (2 hr.) Preregister. Shown with permission. Not rated.
09/06Barbarian Kingdoms in the West. The World of Charlemagne. The Carolingian Renaissance. The Expansion of Europe. 

09/13The Chivalrous Society. Medieval Political Traditions, I. Medieval Political Traditions, II. Scholastic Culture. 

09/20Vernacular Culture. The Crisis of Renaissance Europe. The Renaissance Problem. The Renaissance portraits. 

09/27The Northern Renaissance. The Protestant Reformation - Martin Luther. The Protestant Reformation - John Calvin. 
The Foundations of Western Civilization. (2 hr.) Preregister. Shown with permission. Not rated.
Sep 2019

Bilingual Story Time

Hora de cuentos bilingües

Glades Road Branch
Viernes, 27 de septiembre, 
11:00 am

Enjoy stories, songs, rhymes and fun in both English and Spanish. Edades 2-5. Ages 2-5. (45 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
09/27
Enjoy stories, songs, rhymes and fun in both English and Spanish. Edades 2-5. Ages 2-5. (45 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
¡Bailemos, cantemos, jugemos y distfrutemos de cuentos en espanol y inglés! Edades 2-5. (45 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
09/27

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