Activity Information
Mar 2020

DIY Pet Toys

Greenacres Branch
Make pet toys to benefit the animals at PBC Animal Care and Control and for your own pet! Supplies provided. Ages 9 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
03/28
Make pet toys to benefit the animals at PBC Animal Care and Control and for your own pet! Supplies provided. Ages 9 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

LEGO® Bricks

Jupiter Branch
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
03/28
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 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. 
03/28
Practice your English, Spanish, French, Italian and many other languages in a friendly environment. Intermediate knowledge of the languages is required. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Crafternoon

Belle Glade Branch
Stop in the story time room for a casual craft time. Ages 4 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
03/14

03/28
Stop in the story time room for a casual craft time. Ages 4 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
Mar 2020

"The Book Was Better?" Book Club: "City of Bones," by Cassandra Clare

Lantana Road Branch
We will be discussing the book, sharing ideas and pizza. Copies available at the children's services desk. Ages 13 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
03/28
We will be discussing the book, sharing ideas and pizza. Copies available at the children's services desk. Ages 13 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Writers LIVE! Presents: Leslie Gray Streeter

Main Library
Palm Beach Post columnist Leslie Gray Streeter discusses her memoir, “Black Widow: A Sad-Funny Journey Through Grief for People Who Normally Avoid Books with Words Like ‘Journey’ in the Title.” Books available for purchase. A book signing will follow. Preregister in person, by phone or online at www.pbclibrary.org/writers-live-2020 beginning Wed, Mar 04. (60 min.)
03/28
Palm Beach Post columnist Leslie Gray Streeter discusses her memoir, “Black Widow: A Sad-Funny Journey Through Grief for People Who Normally Avoid Books with Words Like ‘Journey’ in the Title.” Books available for purchase. A book signing will follow. Preregister in person, by phone or online at www.pbclibrary.org/writers-live-2020 beginning Wed, Mar 04. (60 min.)
Mar 2020

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! Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
03/28
Adventure in the world of D&D with fellow wizards and warriors. Battle evil monsters and bring goodness back to the world! Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

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. 
03/18

03/28
Do you enjoy embroidery, crocheting or knitting? Meet like-minded people and show off your work. Limit 15. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Acoustic Java Jam

Acreage Branch
Experience a caffeinated collection of local talent or bring your acoustic instruments and jam out. Coffee provided. (2 hr.) 
03/28
Experience a caffeinated collection of local talent or bring your acoustic instruments and jam out. Coffee provided. (2 hr.) 
Mar 2020

Women in Hollywood

Glades Road Branch
Celebrate Women's History Month with Oscar-winning women in front and behind the camera. Preregister. 
03/14"The Philadelphia Story." ©Warner Bros. (112 min.)  Not rated. 

03/21"The Hurt Locker." ©Summit Entertainment. (130 min.) 

03/28Movie Discussion.
Celebrate Women's History Month with Oscar-winning women in front and behind the camera. Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Order in the Court!

Main Library
Defend the First Amendment as you act as lawyers representing your case! Presented by the Society of Professional Journalists, Florida Pro Chapter. Ages 13 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
03/28
Defend the First Amendment as you act as lawyers representing your case! Presented by the Society of Professional Journalists, Florida Pro Chapter. Ages 13 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

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. Popcorn provided. Ages 12 & up.
03/10 (1.75 hr.) 

03/28 (2 hr.) 
Gather your friends or come and make new ones, as we discover new games and reacquaint ourselves with old favorites. Popcorn provided. Ages 12 & up.
Mar 2020

Dungeons & Dragons

Acreage Branch
Adventure in the world of D&D with fellow wizards and warriors. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited.
03/07 (2.5 hr.) 

03/21 (2.5 hr.) 

03/28Spring Break Adventure Marathon. (3.5 hr.) 
Adventure in the world of D&D with fellow wizards and warriors. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited.
Mar 2020

Tai Chi for Balance

Jupiter Branch
Often referred to as “meditation in motion”, tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear flat, closed heeled shoes. Limit 20. (55 min.) Preregister. 
03/07

03/14

03/21

03/28
Often referred to as “meditation in motion”, tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear flat, closed heeled shoes. Limit 20. (55 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

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. 
03/07Here Comes Spring I!

03/14Here Comes Spring II!

03/21Life Is a Beach!

03/28Happy Spring Break!
Fun, interactive story times and creative activities for children and their parents! Ages 2-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Family Story Time: Let's Have a Pet Parade!

Greenacres Branch
Join us for a pet-TASTIC story time to celebrate all of our furry, scaly and feathered friends. Bring your own stuffed buddy to participate in our pet parade! Ages 3 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
03/28
Join us for a pet-TASTIC story time to celebrate all of our furry, scaly and feathered friends. Bring your own stuffed buddy to participate in our pet parade! Ages 3 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Spring Break Fun: Fortnite & More

Belle Glade Branch
Bring a friend or make new ones. Snacks provided. Grades 5-12. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
03/28
Bring a friend or make new ones. Snacks provided. Grades 5-12. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
Mar 2020

Gentle Yoga & Meditation

Acreage Branch
Relax and exercise with certified yoga instructor Dr. Maruti Ram Gudavalli. Bring water, a yoga mat and wear comfortable clothing. Ages 16 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
03/28
Relax and exercise with certified yoga instructor Dr. Maruti Ram Gudavalli. Bring water, a yoga mat and wear comfortable clothing. Ages 16 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Books & Kids! Bilingual Story Time

¡Libros y niños! Hora de cuentos bilingüe

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Sábado, 28 de marzo, 
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. 
03/28
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. 
03/28
Mar 2020

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. Limit 25. (60 min.) Preregister. 
03/07

03/14

03/21

03/28
Learn the basics of tai chi that may improve your health and reduce stress. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Ages 12 & up. Limit 25. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

West Boca Branch
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
03/17

03/28
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Free Tax Preparation With Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

Servicios de preparación de impuestos gratis

Main Library
Martes, 03 de marzo, 
4:30 pm

Martes, 10 de marzo, 
4:30 pm

Martes, 17 de marzo, 
4:30 pm

Martes, 24 de marzo, 
4:30 pm

Martes, 31 de marzo, 
4:30 pm

Sábado, 07 de marzo, 
9:00 am

Sábado, 21 de marzo, 
9:00 am

Sábado, 28 de marzo, 
9:00 am

Earn $66,000 or less? Bring a valid photo ID, Social Security card, W-2's, completed 2018 tax return and supporting material for tax preparation. Registración por orden de llegada. First come, first served. (3 hr.) 
03/03

03/10

03/17

03/24

03/31

03/07

03/21

03/28
Earn $66,000 or less? Bring a valid photo ID, Social Security card, W-2's, completed 2018 tax return and supporting material for tax preparation. Registración por orden de llegada. First come, first served. (3 hr.) 
¿Ganó menos de $66,000? Traiga una identificación válida con foto, tarjeta de Seguro Social, formularios W-2, declaración de impuestos completada de 2018 y material de apoyo para la preparación de impuestos. Registración por orden de llegada. (3 hr.) 
03/03
03/10
03/17
03/24
03/31
03/07
03/21
03/28
Mar 2020

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. 
03/07

03/14

03/21

03/28
Often referred to as "meditation in motion." Wear comfortable clothing and flat shoes. Basic skills required. Ages 12 & up. Limit 25. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Awesome Authors

Jupiter Branch
Identify story elements and create a spring garden inspired by "My Garden," by Kevin Henkes. Ages 3-5. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
03/12Preschoolers.Ages  3-5.

03/27Kindergarteners.Ages  4-6.
Identify story elements and create a spring garden inspired by "My Garden," by Kevin Henkes. Ages 3-5. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Kandinsky Art for Kids

Lantana Road Branch
We'll learn about the great artist, Wassily Kandinsky, and then create art in his style. Come dressed to get messy. Space is limited. Preregister. 
03/25Ages  3-6. (60 min.) 

03/27Ages  7-10. (90 min.) 
We'll learn about the great artist, Wassily Kandinsky, and then create art in his style. Come dressed to get messy. Space is limited. Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Coding With Tech Toys: Bee Bots

West Boca Branch
Learn the basics of coding including control, sequencing, and logic, by playing with programmable bee shaped floor robots.  Ages 5 & up. Limit 20. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
03/27
Learn the basics of coding including control, sequencing, and logic, by playing with programmable bee shaped floor robots.  Ages 5 & up. Limit 20. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
Mar 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 an informal environment. (60 min.) Preregister. 
03/13

03/27
Learn key vocabulary words, practice simple expressions in Spanish about time, places, food, introducing yourself and more in a fun an informal environment. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Adult Book Discussion With Donna Gruber-Adair: "The Handmaid's Tale," by Margaret Atwood 

Jupiter Branch
Adapted into an award-winning TV series and originally published in 1985, this story is no less relevant today. Pick up a copy when you register. (90 min.) Preregister. 
03/27
Adapted into an award-winning TV series and originally published in 1985, this story is no less relevant today. Pick up a copy when you register. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Coronavirus: Myths & Realities

Wellington Branch
Larry Bush, MD has practiced the specialized field of infectious diseases in PBC since 1989 and will talk about the coronavirus outbreak. (60 min.) Preregister. 
03/27
Larry Bush, MD has practiced the specialized field of infectious diseases in PBC since 1989 and will talk about the coronavirus outbreak. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Writers LIVE! Presents: Mamta Chaudhry

West Boynton Branch
Mamta Chaudhry discusses her critically acclaimed debut novel, “Haunting Paris.” Books available for purchase. A book signing will follow. Preregister in person, by phone or online at www.pbclibrary.org/writers-live-2020 beginning Wed, Mar 04. (60 min.)
03/27
Mamta Chaudhry discusses her critically acclaimed debut novel, “Haunting Paris.” Books available for purchase. A book signing will follow. Preregister in person, by phone or online at www.pbclibrary.org/writers-live-2020 beginning Wed, Mar 04. (60 min.)
Mar 2020

Movie Matinee

Royal Palm Beach Branch
"Judy." ©Lions Gate Films, Inc. (118 min.) Popcorn provided. Preregister. PG-13
03/27
"Judy." ©Lions Gate Films, Inc. (118 min.) Popcorn provided. Preregister. PG-13
Mar 2020

Veterans Services of PBC

Glades Road Branch
Meet with representative Andy Reese to answer brief questions and learn about services. First come, first served. (3 hr.) 
03/27
Meet with representative Andy Reese to answer brief questions and learn about services. First come, first served. (3 hr.) 
Mar 2020

Free Tax Preparation With Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

Greenacres Branch
Earn $66,000 or less? Bring a valid photo ID, Social Security card, current tax documents, completed 2018 tax return and supporting materials for free tax help. First come, first served. (3 hr.) 
03/02

03/06

03/09

03/13

03/16

03/20

03/23

03/27

03/30
Earn $66,000 or less? Bring a valid photo ID, Social Security card, current tax documents, completed 2018 tax return and supporting materials for free tax help. First come, first served. (3 hr.) 
Mar 2020

Get Wild in the Garden With Peter Rabbit

Acreage Branch
Do a hoppity dance! We're making up a silly story about Peter's next big adventure. Try to find Peter's hiding place and plant a tiny garden all for you. Ages 5-8. (60 min.) 
03/27
Do a hoppity dance! We're making up a silly story about Peter's next big adventure. Try to find Peter's hiding place and plant a tiny garden all for you. Ages 5-8. (60 min.) 
Mar 2020

Young Writers Workshop

Greenacres Branch
Join author Deborah Burggraaf for this hands-on workshop as she shares her stories and guides you through your own "All About Me" journal. Snacks provided. Ages 10-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
03/27
Join author Deborah Burggraaf for this hands-on workshop as she shares her stories and guides you through your own "All About Me" journal. Snacks provided. Ages 10-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

English Exchange

Loula V. York Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
03/13

03/27
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Book Discussion: "Today We Go Home," by Kelli Estes 

Glades Road Branch
Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) Preregister. 
03/27
Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

AARP Tax Help

Gardens Branch
Tax help for low and moderate incomes. Priority for ages 60 and older. Bring current tax documents and completed 2018 tax returns. First come, first served. (3.5 hr.) 
03/03

03/06

03/10

03/13

03/17

03/20

03/24

03/27

03/31
Tax help for low and moderate incomes. Priority for ages 60 and older. Bring current tax documents and completed 2018 tax returns. First come, first served. (3.5 hr.) 
Mar 2020

Musical Animal Review With Leslie Gelman

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Sing and dance to songs about animals we see around us with Ms. Leslie Gelman. Hear a story about our animal neighbors and color a craft to take home. Ages 4-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
03/27
Sing and dance to songs about animals we see around us with Ms. Leslie Gelman. Hear a story about our animal neighbors and color a craft to take home. Ages 4-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Write! Read! Critique!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Aspiring writers, join this informal roundtable discussion to share and improve your craft. (2.5 hr.) Preregister. 
03/13

03/27
Aspiring writers, join this informal roundtable discussion to share and improve your craft. (2.5 hr.) Preregister. 
Mar 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. 
03/26
Engage in a lively book discussion in Mandarin Chinese while sipping aromatic tea. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

PBC Archaeological Society Lecture Series

Main Library
Explore the world of archaeology as we delve into Florida's history with experts in the field that give us clues to where we come from and how we got here. (75 min.) Preregister. 
03/26 Cancelled
Explore the world of archaeology as we delve into Florida's history with experts in the field that give us clues to where we come from and how we got here. (75 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Book Chat: "The Lady From the Black Lagoon: Hollywood Monsters and the Lost Legacy of Milicent Patrick," by Mallory O'Meara 

Acreage Branch
Uncover the life of one of Disney's first female animators - the only woman in history to create one of Hollywood's classic movie monsters. Copies available. Refreshments provided. (90 min.) Preregister. 
03/26
Uncover the life of one of Disney's first female animators - the only woman in history to create one of Hollywood's classic movie monsters. Copies available. Refreshments provided. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs. Grades K-6. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
03/12 Cancelled

03/26
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs. Grades K-6. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Writers' Critique Group

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.) 
03/12

03/26
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.) 
Mar 2020

Who Was? Trivia

West Boca Branch
Do you know the most about the 'Who Was" series? Think you can win the trivia challenge? Join other kids to answer trivia questions based on books in the series. Snacks provided. Grades 2-6. (60 min.) 
03/26
Do you know the most about the 'Who Was" series? Think you can win the trivia challenge? Join other kids to answer trivia questions based on books in the series. Snacks provided. Grades 2-6. (60 min.) 
Mar 2020

Become an Intelligent Investor With Value Line & Morningstar

Main Library
Explore Value Line and Morningstar, online financial resources, that guide you through the process of making investing decisions. (60 min.) Preregister. 
03/26
Explore Value Line and Morningstar, online financial resources, that guide you through the process of making investing decisions. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Learn With Me: Sew a Tote

Jupiter Branch
Bring an adult and learn basic sewing together! Using a sewing machine, learn to make a tote bag to keep books or other treasures. Ages 10-14. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
03/26
Bring an adult and learn basic sewing together! Using a sewing machine, learn to make a tote bag to keep books or other treasures. Ages 10-14. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

March Movie Madness

Glades Road Branch
All ages. Preregister. 
03/24"Toy Story 4." ©Disney Pixar. (100 min.) 

03/26"Pokémon Detective Pikachu." ©Warner Bros. (104 min.)  PG 
All ages. Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Book-A-Librarian

Gardens Branch
Personalized attention in the areas of computer and mobile devices, and online resources, to name a few.  (45 min.) Preregister. 
03/05

03/05

03/05

03/12

03/12

03/12

03/19

03/19

03/19

03/26

03/26

03/26
Personalized attention in the areas of computer and mobile devices, and online resources, to name a few.  (45 min.) Preregister. 

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