Activity Information
Jan 2020

Knit & Crochet With Project Linus

Royal Palm Beach Branch
The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. Drop in anytime. Ages 16 & up. (3.5 hr.) 
01/08

01/15

01/22

01/29
The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. Drop in anytime. Ages 16 & up. (3.5 hr.) 
Jan 2020

Bilingual After School Fun!

Main Library
It's time for some bilingual FUN after school! Play games, make crafts and dance with kids your own age in this interactive and varied weekly activity! Ages 5 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/08

01/15

01/22

01/29
It's time for some bilingual FUN after school! Play games, make crafts and dance with kids your own age in this interactive and varied weekly activity! Ages 5 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Chess Club

West Boynton Branch
Challenge your friends to a friendly game of chess. Basic game knowledge is required. Ages 7-11. (60 min.) 
01/08

01/15

01/29
Challenge your friends to a friendly game of chess. Basic game knowledge is required. Ages 7-11. (60 min.) 
Jan 2020

STEAM Club: Structures

Tequesta Branch
Each week use LEGO® bricks, marshmallows, toothpicks and more to engineer structures. Ages 5-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/08

01/15

01/22

01/29
Each week use LEGO® bricks, marshmallows, toothpicks and more to engineer structures. Ages 5-12. Space is limited. (60 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

Scrabble, Dominoes & More!

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Choose from a selection of board games. Play with your family, friends or someone new. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/29
Choose from a selection of board games. Play with your family, friends or someone new. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Game Day

Wellington Branch
Drop by for Wii, board games and more. Bring a friend or make new ones. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
01/29
Drop by for Wii, board games and more. Bring a friend or make new ones. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
Jan 2020

Backgammon & Chess

Lantana Road Branch
Backgammon and chess fans unite to practice strategy skills with other players. Basic game knowledge is required. First come, first served. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/14

01/29
Backgammon and chess fans unite to practice strategy skills with other players. Basic game knowledge is required. First come, first served. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Adult Coloring Club

Club de colorear para adultos

Main Library
Miércoles, 15 de enero, 
2:00 pm

Miércoles, 29 de enero, 
2:00 pm

Coloring pages and materials provided or bring your own coloring book. (90 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
01/15

01/29
Coloring pages and materials provided or bring your own coloring book. (90 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
Hojas y lapices de colorear serán proveidos. (90 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
01/15
01/29
Jan 2020

Start the New Year With Meditation

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Join Dave Buck and learn to bring joy, peace and relaxation into your daily life. There will be a meditation sitting at the end. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/29
Join Dave Buck and learn to bring joy, peace and relaxation into your daily life. There will be a meditation sitting at the end. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

English Exchange

Glades 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

English Exchange

Hagen Ranch 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

Make Reading a New Year’s Resolution!

Belle Glade Branch
Explore the best books of 2019 and tips to locate information for school projects. Refreshments provided. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/29Grades 2-3.

01/29Grades 4-5.
Explore the best books of 2019 and tips to locate information for school projects. Refreshments provided. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

How to Start a Business

Belle Glade Branch
Learn the necessary steps to start, run and grow a small business. Presented by the Florida Women's Business Center (FWBC). (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/29
Learn the necessary steps to start, run and grow a small business. Presented by the Florida Women's Business Center (FWBC). (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Knit & Crochet With Project Linus

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. Space is limited. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
01/08

01/15

01/22

01/29
The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. Space is limited. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
Jan 2020

English Exchange

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

01/22

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

Pajama Story Time on Safari

Greenacres Branch
We’re going on a safari, but we’re not afraid! Wear pajamas and we’ll rumble through a jungle of stories and songs! Ages 4-7. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/28
We’re going on a safari, but we’re not afraid! Wear pajamas and we’ll rumble through a jungle of stories and songs! Ages 4-7. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Line Dancing

Wellington Branch
Beginners and experienced line dancers will learn line dances to keep you movin' and groovin'. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/28
Beginners and experienced line dancers will learn line dances to keep you movin' and groovin'. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

English Exchange

Main Library
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/07

01/14

01/21

01/28
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

PBC Bar Association Presents Landlord/Tenant Law

Lantana Road Branch
Learn about residential landlord-tenant relationships including the drafting of a lease, rights and responsibilities of the landlord/tenant and court procedures First come, first served. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/28
Learn about residential landlord-tenant relationships including the drafting of a lease, rights and responsibilities of the landlord/tenant and court procedures First come, first served. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Duct Tape Design

Glades Road Branch
Use duct tape to create wallets, bracelets, pencil pouches and more. Grades 6-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/28
Use duct tape to create wallets, bracelets, pencil pouches and more. Grades 6-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 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. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) 
01/14 (1.75 hr.) 

01/25 (2 hr.) 

01/28 (1.75 hr.) 
Gather your friends or come and make new ones, as we discover new games and reacquaint ourselves with old favorites. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) 
Jan 2020

Mahjong Night

Acreage Branch
Get together with other Mahjong players for a night of fun! Space is limited. (2.5 hr.) Preregister. 
01/08

01/28
Get together with other Mahjong players for a night of fun! Space is limited. (2.5 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Are You Board? Game On!

Jupiter Branch
Gather your friends or make new ones, as we discover new games and reacquaint with old favorites. Introducing a new game each night, others available to play. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/14

01/28
Gather your friends or make new ones, as we discover new games and reacquaint with old favorites. Introducing a new game each night, others available to play. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Chillin' Readin' Buddies

Gardens Branch
Children work once a week with a teen to read together and play literacy games. Grades K-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/07

01/14

01/21

01/28
Children work once a week with a teen to read together and play literacy games. Grades K-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

My Library. My Life! Teen Roundtable

Belle Glade Branch
Share your ideas for activities you want to see happen at the library. Earn community service hours for participating. Refreshments provided. Grades 5-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/28
Share your ideas for activities you want to see happen at the library. Earn community service hours for participating. Refreshments provided. Grades 5-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
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

National Puzzle Day

West Boca Branch
Join the fun as we celebrate (a day early) by doing all kinds of puzzles - jigsaw, word search, crossword and more! Grades K-5. (60 min.) 
01/28
Join the fun as we celebrate (a day early) by doing all kinds of puzzles - jigsaw, word search, crossword and more! Grades K-5. (60 min.) 
Jan 2020

Get Active!

Main Library
Regular physical activity has many health benefits for individuals of all ages and abilities. So grab your friends, a towel and get ready for a great time! Ages 5 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
01/07Move It!

01/14Retro Games!

01/21On Your Mark, Get Set, Go!

01/28Kick It: Soccer Tricks!
Regular physical activity has many health benefits for individuals of all ages and abilities. So grab your friends, a towel and get ready for a great time! Ages 5 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
Jan 2020

How Science Works

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
One-hundred ways parents and kids can enjoy and show how much fun science can be! We will go through experiments from Judith Hann's book, "How Science Works." Limit 25. First come, first served. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/07The World of Matter.

01/14Energy Force & Motion.

01/21Light & Sound.

01/28Electricity & Magnetism.
One-hundred ways parents and kids can enjoy and show how much fun science can be! We will go through experiments from Judith Hann's book, "How Science Works." Limit 25. First come, first served. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

LEGO® Bricks & More

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Build, imagine and play with our collection of LEGO® bricks; jumbo blocks available. Ages 1-10. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/28
Build, imagine and play with our collection of LEGO® bricks; jumbo blocks available. Ages 1-10. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

Acreage Branch
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs who can’t wait for you to read them a story. Grades K-6. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/07

01/21

01/28
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs who can’t wait for you to read them a story. Grades K-6. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
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

Rock Garden

Wellington Branch
Don't have a green thumb? Then make an everlasting garden using rocks and paint. Dress for a mess. Ages 5-12. Limit 24. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
01/28
Don't have a green thumb? Then make an everlasting garden using rocks and paint. Dress for a mess. Ages 5-12. Limit 24. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
Jan 2020

Recursos gratis para aprender inglés

(Free Resources for Learning English, in Spanish)

Lantana Road Branch
Martes, 28 de enero, 
2:30 pm

Aprenda cómo utilizar Transparent Language y recursos gratuitos en el Internet, para adquirir destrezas del idioma inglés desde su hogar o en la biblioteca. (2 hr.) Se requiere registrarse. 
01/28
Aprenda cómo utilizar Transparent Language y recursos gratuitos en el Internet, para adquirir destrezas del idioma inglés desde su hogar o en la biblioteca. (2 hr.) Se requiere registrarse. 
Jan 2020

Book Discussion: "China Dolls," by Lisa See 

Lantana Road Branch
Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/28
Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Dementia Prevention: Presented by Comprehensive Center for Brain Health at Florida Atlantic University’s Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine

Glades Road Branch
Review the state-of-the-art science behind dementia prevention and what is being done to improve the change of health brain aging. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/28
Review the state-of-the-art science behind dementia prevention and what is being done to improve the change of health brain aging. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Book-A-Librarian

Belle Glade Branch
Personalized attention in areas of computers, mobile devices, genealogy, online resources and more. Space is limited. First come, first served. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/07

01/14

01/21

01/28
Personalized attention in areas of computers, mobile devices, genealogy, online resources and more. Space is limited. First come, first served. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Tabletop Tuesdays

Juegos de mesa

Main Library
Martes, 07 de enero, 
2:00 pm

Martes, 14 de enero, 
2:00 pm

Martes, 21 de enero, 
2:00 pm

Martes, 28 de enero, 
2:00 pm

Lovers of Scrabble, Rummikub, dominoes and other tabletop classics, unite! (2 hr.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
01/07

01/14

01/21

01/28
Lovers of Scrabble, Rummikub, dominoes and other tabletop classics, unite! (2 hr.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
¡Únete a otros entusiastas de juegos de mesa, "Scrabble," “Rummikub,” dominó entre otros! (2 hr.) Se requiere registrarse. 
01/07
01/14
01/21
01/28
Jan 2020

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

West Boca Branch
Staff-led book discussion. Copies available at the research services desk. Limit 30. (60 min.) 
01/28""Where the Crawdads Sing"," by Delia Owens. 
Staff-led book discussion. Copies available at the research services desk. Limit 30. (60 min.) 
Jan 2020

CBD & Alternatives

West Boynton Branch
Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. Jeffery S. Rosenfield, M.D., leads this informative discussion on alternatives for painful orthopedic conditions. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/28
Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. Jeffery S. Rosenfield, M.D., leads this informative discussion on alternatives for painful orthopedic conditions. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Memoirs: Bits & Pieces of Your Life

Gardens Branch
Turn writing into a fun experience with facilitator Marjorie Most. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/07

01/28
Turn writing into a fun experience with facilitator Marjorie Most. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

English Exchange

Greenacres Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/07

01/14

01/21

01/28
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

Toddler Story Time!

Loula V. York Branch
Simple stories and creative activities for our youngest members and their parents! Ages 1-2. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/07I Have a Dream I!

01/14I Have a Dream II!

01/28Kindness Matters II.
Simple stories and creative activities for our youngest members and their parents! Ages 1-2. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Book-A-Librarian

West Boynton Branch
Book an appointment for a one-on-one technology training or e-reader session with a library staff member. Space is limited. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
01/08

01/14

01/15

01/21

01/22

01/28
Book an appointment for a one-on-one technology training or e-reader session with a library staff member. Space is limited. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.

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