Activity Information
Dec 2019

Gentle Mat Pilates

Main Library
Full-body conditioning: flexibility and muscle strengthening. Participants may use a chair. Wear comfortable, loose clothing. All levels are welcome. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/11

01/08

02/12

04/08
Full-body conditioning: flexibility and muscle strengthening. Participants may use a chair. Wear comfortable, loose clothing. All levels are welcome. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

New Year, New U!

Lantana Road Branch
Be your best unique-corn at our glow in the dark, unicorn party! Ages 5 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/31
Be your best unique-corn at our glow in the dark, unicorn party! Ages 5 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Keep Calm & Color: Tsum Tsum

Gardens Branch
Color adorable Disney “tsum tsum” all stacked up and ready for your creativity. Ages 3 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/31
Color adorable Disney “tsum tsum” all stacked up and ready for your creativity. Ages 3 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Study Corner

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
A quiet space for you to study or finish your homework. Please be aware no homework help will be provided. Ages 12-17. Space is limited. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
01/31
A quiet space for you to study or finish your homework. Please be aware no homework help will be provided. Ages 12-17. Space is limited. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
Jan 2020

Reading Remedies

Jupiter Branch
In a reading slump? Unsure what to read next? We have the perfect remedy! Join Valerie and her readers’ advisory experts to learn what's good or not so good. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/31
In a reading slump? Unsure what to read next? We have the perfect remedy! Join Valerie and her readers’ advisory experts to learn what's good or not so good. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Happy Birthday Rosemary Wells!

Greenacres Branch
Enjoy Max and Ruby stories, bunny games, activities and a special craft celebrating Rosemary Wells’ birthday. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/31
Enjoy Max and Ruby stories, bunny games, activities and a special craft celebrating Rosemary Wells’ birthday. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

English Exchange

Loula V. York Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
01/03

01/17

01/31
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Jan 2020

Baby Build It!

Lantana Road Branch
Work with your little ones to develop motor skills with a variety of learning toys and materials. Ages 1-2. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/31
Work with your little ones to develop motor skills with a variety of learning toys and materials. Ages 1-2. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Music & Movement

West Boynton Branch
Wiggle, jump, hop, and read. Improve motor skills, rhythm and coordination using beanbags, balls, instruments and more. Ages 3-5. (30 min.) Preregister, beginning Fri, Dec 20. 
01/17

01/31
Wiggle, jump, hop, and read. Improve motor skills, rhythm and coordination using beanbags, balls, instruments and more. Ages 3-5. (30 min.) Preregister, beginning Fri, Dec 20. 
Jan 2020

Valentines for Veterans

Jupiter Branch
Show your creativity and support by making a card for a local veteran! Cards will be distributed at Jupiter Vet Center in time for Valentine's Day. All ages. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
01/28

01/31
Show your creativity and support by making a card for a local veteran! Cards will be distributed at Jupiter Vet Center in time for Valentine's Day. All ages. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
Jan 2020

Okeeheelee Nature Center: Invertebrates!

Main Library
Do you know that there are animals in your very own backyard that do not have a backbone? Find out what they are in this family fun event! All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/31
Do you know that there are animals in your very own backyard that do not have a backbone? Find out what they are in this family fun event! All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Snowmen in Disguise

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Pick up a snowman and decorate it as a character from a favorite book. Return it for a prize from our treasure box. Snowmen will be displayed for all to enjoy! Ages 2-12.
01/02

01/03

01/04

01/05

01/06

01/07

01/08

01/09

01/10

01/11

01/12

01/13

01/14

01/15

01/16

01/17

01/18

01/19

01/21

01/22

01/23

01/24

01/25

01/26

01/27

01/28

01/29

01/30

01/31
Pick up a snowman and decorate it as a character from a favorite book. Return it for a prize from our treasure box. Snowmen will be displayed for all to enjoy! Ages 2-12.
Jan 2020

Tea & Talk: Book Discussion Conducted in Mandarin Chinese

West Boynton Branch
Engage in a lively book discussion in Mandarin Chinese while sipping aromatic tea. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/30
Engage in a lively book discussion in Mandarin Chinese while sipping aromatic tea. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Belly Dancing Class

Lantana Road Branch
Learn how to belly dance with instructor Dawn Rhys, who teaches a low-intensity exercise class for beginners. Expect a lot of fun! Bring a bottle of water. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/16

01/30
Learn how to belly dance with instructor Dawn Rhys, who teaches a low-intensity exercise class for beginners. Expect a lot of fun! Bring a bottle of water. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Book Chat: "Where the Crawdads Sing," by Delia Owens 

Acreage Branch
Copies available at branch and online (e-book and e-audiobook). Refreshments provided. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/30
Copies available at branch and online (e-book and e-audiobook). Refreshments provided. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

English Exchange

Jupiter Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/08

01/15

01/22

01/29

01/16

01/30
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Teen Advisory Board (TAB)

Gardens Branch
Are you looking for a volunteer opportunity? Plan and develop future events, brainstorm new ideas and areas of interest. Earn community service hours. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/30
Are you looking for a volunteer opportunity? Plan and develop future events, brainstorm new ideas and areas of interest. Earn community service hours. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Coding With Tech Toys: Ozobot®

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Learn concepts of control, logic and programming while inspiring creativity. Ages 8-11. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/30
Learn concepts of control, logic and programming while inspiring creativity. Ages 8-11. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Reading Buddies

Main Library
Children in grades K-5 work with a teen to improve their reading skills. Applications are available at the children's services desk. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/09

01/16

01/23

01/30
Children in grades K-5 work with a teen to improve their reading skills. Applications are available at the children's services desk. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Weird, But True! People Around the World Eat This, Would You?

West Boca Branch
Would you eat earthworm soup or frog legs? People eat these and more gross things! Learn food facts from around the world then make your own gross treat! Snacks provided. Grades 2-5. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/30
Would you eat earthworm soup or frog legs? People eat these and more gross things! Learn food facts from around the world then make your own gross treat! Snacks provided. Grades 2-5. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Groundhog, Can You See My Shadow?

Acreage Branch
Discover fun facts and stories about winter, shadows, hibernation and a groundhog that predicts the weather! Ages 4-7. (60 min.) 
01/30
Discover fun facts and stories about winter, shadows, hibernation and a groundhog that predicts the weather! Ages 4-7. (60 min.) 
Jan 2020

Lil' Braniacs

Lantana Road Branch
Children will practice the alphabet, numbers and spacial awareness with hands-on learning through music, art, dramatic play and stories. Eight session series. Ages 3-4. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/14

01/16

01/21

01/23

01/28

01/30
Children will practice the alphabet, numbers and spacial awareness with hands-on learning through music, art, dramatic play and stories. Eight session series. Ages 3-4. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Movie Matinee

Wellington Branch
"Past Life." ©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (109 min.) Not rated.
01/30
"Past Life." ©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (109 min.) Not rated.
Jan 2020

Book-A-Librarian

Gardens Branch
Personalized attention in areas of computer and mobile devices, and online resources, to name a few. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/09

01/09

01/09

01/16

01/16

01/16

01/23

01/23

01/23

01/30

01/30

01/30
Personalized attention in areas of computer and mobile devices, and online resources, to name a few. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Language Exchange Cafe

Lantana Road Branch
Practice your English, Spanish, French, Italian and many other languages in a friendly environment. Intermediate knowledge of the languages is required. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/30
Practice your English, Spanish, French, Italian and many other languages in a friendly environment. Intermediate knowledge of the languages is required. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Paper Wreaths

Greenacres Branch
Make a beautiful wreath using recycled paper. Materials provided. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/30
Make a beautiful wreath using recycled paper. Materials provided. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Coloring for Calmness

Jupiter Branch
Relax, reduce stress and have fun with artists' colored pencils and unique coloring images. Learn how to download free coloring pages from online resources. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/30
Relax, reduce stress and have fun with artists' colored pencils and unique coloring images. Learn how to download free coloring pages from online resources. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Start the New Year With Meditation

West Boynton Branch
Bring joy, peace, positivity and relaxation into your daily life. John Bednarik, long-time meditation instructor, leads this powerful workshop. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/30
Bring joy, peace, positivity and relaxation into your daily life. John Bednarik, long-time meditation instructor, leads this powerful workshop. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Book Discussion: "The Dutch House," by Ann Patchett 

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Copies available at the member services desk. Limit 20. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/30
Copies available at the member services desk. Limit 20. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Adult Coloring Club

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Socialize, relax, and make art with other coloring enthusiasts. Project and materials provided or bring your own. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/30
Socialize, relax, and make art with other coloring enthusiasts. Project and materials provided or bring your own. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Alfred Hitchcock Film Festival

West Boca Branch
A selection of Hitchcock's best suspense films. 
01/02"North by Northwest." ©Warner Bros. (136 min.)  Not rated. 

01/09"The 39 Steps." ©Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc. (87 min.)  Not rated. 

01/16"Torn Curtain." ©Universal Pictures. (125 min.)  PG 

01/23"Rope." ©Universal Pictures. (80 min.)  PG 

01/30"The Birds." ©Universal Pictures. (120 min.)  PG-13 
A selection of Hitchcock's best suspense films. 
Jan 2020

History of Jewish Music

Glades Road Branch
Roni Raab, host of the popular radio show “Shalom South Florida” will share information about the history of Jewish music. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/30
Roni Raab, host of the popular radio show “Shalom South Florida” will share information about the history of Jewish music. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Spanish Exchange for Beginners

Tequesta Branch
Learn key vocabulary words, practice simple expressions in Spanish about time, places, food, introducing yourself and more in a fun and informal environmental. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/30
Learn key vocabulary words, practice simple expressions in Spanish about time, places, food, introducing yourself and more in a fun and informal environmental. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

English Exchange

Acreage Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/09

01/16

01/23

01/30
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

English Exchange

Belle Glade Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/09

01/16

01/23

01/30
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Tai Chi for Balance: Beginner

Jupiter Branch
Referred to as “meditation in motion,” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear flat, closed heeled shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. 
01/07

01/09

01/14

01/16

01/21

01/23

01/28

01/30
Referred to as “meditation in motion,” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear flat, closed heeled shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Tai Chi for Balance: Intermediate

Jupiter Branch
Referred to as “meditation in motion," tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear flat, closed heeled shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. 
01/07

01/09

01/14

01/16

01/21

01/23

01/28

01/30
Referred to as “meditation in motion," tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear flat, closed heeled shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Boogie Woogie Time!

Loula V. York Branch
Music and movement, simple stories and creative activities for children and their parents. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/09I Have a Dream I!

01/16I Have a Dream II!

01/23Kindness Matters I.

01/30Kindness Matters II.
Music and movement, simple stories and creative activities for children and their parents. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

English Exchange

Lantana Road Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
01/08

01/15

01/22

01/29
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Jan 2020

Tai Chi for Balance

Tai chi para el equilibrio

Jupiter Branch
Miércoles, 08 de enero, 
6:00 pm

Miércoles, 15 de enero, 
6:00 pm

Miércoles, 22 de enero, 
6:00 pm

Miércoles, 29 de enero, 
6:00 pm

Referred to as “meditation in motion,” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear flat, closed heeled shoes. Cupo limitado. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
01/08

01/15

01/22

01/29
Referred to as “meditation in motion,” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear flat, closed heeled shoes. Cupo limitado. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
Conocido como "meditación en movimiento", el tai chi puede mejorar la salud, la atención plena y el equilibrio para la prevención de caídas. Use zapatos planos y cerrados. Cupo limitado. (55 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
01/08
01/15
01/22
01/29
Jan 2020

Volunteer Pizza Party!

Loula V. York Branch
It's a party to celebrate our terrific volunteers! Join us for pizza and kudos and please bring a favorite CD to play at the party. Refreshments provided. Ages 12-18. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/29
It's a party to celebrate our terrific volunteers! Join us for pizza and kudos and please bring a favorite CD to play at the party. Refreshments provided. Ages 12-18. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Feature Film

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
01/15"Stand by Me." ©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (87 min.) 

01/29"The Lost Boys." ©Warner Bros. (92 min.) 
Jan 2020

Adulting 101: Save Smart

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Make that New Year's Resolution happen by learning how to save, set goals, and budget with tips and games. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/29
Make that New Year's Resolution happen by learning how to save, set goals, and budget with tips and games. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Sunshine State Booktalkers: "All's Faire in Middle School," by Victoria Jamieson 

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Pick up a copy at the children’s services desk and join us for a fun, thoughtful discussion. Snacks provided. Grades 6-8. (75 min.) Preregister. 
01/29
Pick up a copy at the children’s services desk and join us for a fun, thoughtful discussion. Snacks provided. Grades 6-8. (75 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Construct With Marshmallows

Glades Road Branch
Build an awesome structure with marshmallows, spaghetti and gumdrops. Ages 5-10. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/29
Build an awesome structure with marshmallows, spaghetti and gumdrops. Ages 5-10. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Crochet for Kids

Belle Glade Branch
Step-by-step instructions and easy hands-on projects for beginners. Some materials provided. Ages 8 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
01/29
Step-by-step instructions and easy hands-on projects for beginners. Some materials provided. Ages 8 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) 

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