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All Palm Beach County Library System locations will be closed Thu, Jul 04, for Independence Day. No materials will be due on this day.
 
Activity Information
Jul 2019

Legal Resources at the Library

Jupiter Branch
Learn about the different print and electronic resources to help you with your legal needs. (60 min.) Preregister. 
07/29
Learn about the different print and electronic resources to help you with your legal needs. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

Puzzles, Puzzles, Puzzles

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Give your brain a workout with jigsaws, floor puzzles, crosswords, word searches and more. Grab a friend and have some fun. Ages 5-10. (60 min.) 
07/29
Give your brain a workout with jigsaws, floor puzzles, crosswords, word searches and more. Grab a friend and have some fun. Ages 5-10. (60 min.) 
Jul 2019

Book-A-Librarian

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Personalized attention in areas of computer and mobile devices, genealogy and online resources, to name a few.  (30 min.) 
07/01

07/15

07/29

07/10

07/24
Personalized attention in areas of computer and mobile devices, genealogy and online resources, to name a few.  (30 min.) 
Jul 2019

Meet the Author: Margaret Ann Lembo

Glades Road Branch
Mrs. Lembo discusses her newest book, "Crystals Beyond Beginners: Awaken Your Consciousness With Precious Gifts From the Earth." (60 min.) Preregister. 
07/29
Mrs. Lembo discusses her newest book, "Crystals Beyond Beginners: Awaken Your Consciousness With Precious Gifts From the Earth." (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 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. 
07/29
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. 
Jul 2019

The Amazing Mr. A’s Star Force Spectacular!

Belle Glade Branch
Don’t miss your chance to help unleash the force in this variety-style magic show! All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
07/29
Don’t miss your chance to help unleash the force in this variety-style magic show! All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

Popcorn & a Movie

West Boynton Branch
"How to Train Your Dragon." ©DreamWorks Animation. (98 min.) Design a dragon as Hiccup finds his. Popcorn provided. All ages. Preregister. PG
07/29
"How to Train Your Dragon." ©DreamWorks Animation. (98 min.) Design a dragon as Hiccup finds his. Popcorn provided. All ages. Preregister. PG
Jul 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 12-18. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
07/28
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 12-18. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

NOVA: Apollo's Daring Mission

Acreage Branch
"NOVA: Apollo's Daring Mission." ©PBS. (53 min.) Apollo astronauts and engineers tell the inside story of Apollo 8, the first manned mission to the moon. (90 min.) Preregister. Shown with permission. TV-PG
07/28
"NOVA: Apollo's Daring Mission." ©PBS. (53 min.) Apollo astronauts and engineers tell the inside story of Apollo 8, the first manned mission to the moon. (90 min.) Preregister. Shown with permission. TV-PG
Jul 2019

Fun With Coding

Acreage Branch
Learn to code with Code Palm Beach mentors! Twelve laptops will be provided; personal laptops are allowed. Parents/caregivers must attend. Ages 7 & up. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
07/27
Learn to code with Code Palm Beach mentors! Twelve laptops will be provided; personal laptops are allowed. Parents/caregivers must attend. Ages 7 & up. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
Jul 2019

LEGO® Bricks

Jupiter Branch
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
07/27
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

The Amazing Mr. A’s Star Force Spectacular!

Lantana Road Branch
Don’t miss your chance to help unleash the force in this variety-style magic show! All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
07/27
Don’t miss your chance to help unleash the force in this variety-style magic show! All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

Ice Cream Social & Great Book Giveaway!

Loula V. York Branch
Children, teens and adults are invited to celebrate the joys of summer (ice cream and reading, of course!) at this fun party! Refreshments provided. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
07/27
Children, teens and adults are invited to celebrate the joys of summer (ice cream and reading, of course!) at this fun party! Refreshments provided. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 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.) 
07/09 (90 min.) 

07/23 (90 min.) 

07/27 (2 hr.) 
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.) 
Jul 2019

Movie Matinee

Greenacres Branch
"First Man." ©Universal Pictures. (141 min.) PG-13
07/27
"First Man." ©Universal Pictures. (141 min.) PG-13
Jul 2019

Stitching Circle: Embroidery & Cross Stitch

Lantana Road Branch
Do you enjoy sewing by hand? Have fun with different types of needlework! Materials provided. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister. 
07/06

07/27
Do you enjoy sewing by hand? Have fun with different types of needlework! Materials provided. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

Suits for Seniors, Inc.: Mentor Recruitment

Main Library
Learn about how you can share your knowledge and time with high school students as a mentor with Suits for Seniors, Inc. (60 min.) 
07/27
Learn about how you can share your knowledge and time with high school students as a mentor with Suits for Seniors, Inc. (60 min.) 
Jul 2019

Family Movie & Crafts

Belle Glade Branch
"Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse." ©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (117 min.) Popcorn provided. Preregister. PG
07/27
"Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse." ©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (117 min.) Popcorn provided. Preregister. PG
Jul 2019

Club LEGO® Bricks

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 6-12. Limit 15. (45 min.) Preregister. 
07/27
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 6-12. Limit 15. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

A Wizarding Week

Greenacres Branch
Join us for a weeklong celebration of all things Harry Potter! Space is limited. Preregister. 
07/22Book Bizarre. Create a piece of art using a book, paint and a bit of magic.Ages  12-17. (60 min.) 

07/23Hogwarts Open House. Diagon Alley awaits with crafts, dragons and photo ops.Ages 6 & up. (60 min.) 

07/24Intro to Owls. Okeeheelee Nature Center brings owls and fascinating facts.Ages  6-12. (45 min.) 

07/26"Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone." ©Warner Bros. (150 min.)  PG 

07/27Join us for a magical morning of Harry Potter Bingo. Wizarding attire welcome.Ages 6 & up. (60 min.) 
Join us for a weeklong celebration of all things Harry Potter! Space is limited. Preregister. 
Jul 2019

Saturday Morning Fun

Glades Road Branch
Stop in for some stories, activities and a craft. Ages 2-5. (35 min.) Preregister. 
07/27
Stop in for some stories, activities and a craft. Ages 2-5. (35 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

ACT™ Practice Test

West Boca Branch
Simulate the ACT™ test day experience and get tips to improve your score from Revolution Prep. Grades 10 & up. Limit 35. (3.5 hr.) Preregister. 
07/27
Simulate the ACT™ test day experience and get tips to improve your score from Revolution Prep. Grades 10 & up. Limit 35. (3.5 hr.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

Far Out Family Art

West Boca Branch
Bring mom, dad or other family members and create a unique collage using a variety of materials. Ages 5 & up. (90 min.) 
07/27
Bring mom, dad or other family members and create a unique collage using a variety of materials. Ages 5 & up. (90 min.) 
Jul 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. Limit 25. (60 min.) Preregister. 
07/06

07/13

07/20

07/27
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. 
Jul 2019

Kidding Around Yoga

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Join a certified, licensed yoga instructor who will help kids have fun, focus their minds and stretch their bodies using yoga tools, music and books. Ages 3 & up. Space is limited. (30 min.) Preregister. 
07/27
Join a certified, licensed yoga instructor who will help kids have fun, focus their minds and stretch their bodies using yoga tools, music and books. Ages 3 & up. Space is limited. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 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. 
07/06

07/13

07/20

07/27
Often referred to as "meditation in motion." Wear comfortable clothing and flat shoes. Basic skills required. Ages 12 & up. Limit 25. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

Gentle Yoga & Meditation

Acreage Branch
Learn relaxation methods and exercise with certified yoga instructor Dr. Maruti Ram Gudavalli. Bring water and wear comfortable clothing. (60 min.) Preregister. 
07/26
Learn relaxation methods and exercise with certified yoga instructor Dr. Maruti Ram Gudavalli. Bring water and wear comfortable clothing. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

NOVA: Apollo's Daring Mission

Tequesta Branch
"NOVA: Apollo's Daring Mission." ©PBS. (53 min.)  Apollo astronauts and engineers tell the inside story of Apollo 8, the first manned mission to the moon. (60 min.) Preregister.  Shown with permission. TV-PG
07/26
"NOVA: Apollo's Daring Mission." ©PBS. (53 min.)  Apollo astronauts and engineers tell the inside story of Apollo 8, the first manned mission to the moon. (60 min.) Preregister.  Shown with permission. TV-PG
Jul 2019

Art Travels

Main Library
Learn about different artistic techniques from around the world in this globally focused art class. Ages 6-12. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
07/26
Learn about different artistic techniques from around the world in this globally focused art class. Ages 6-12. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
Jul 2019

NOVA: First Man on the Moon

Royal Palm Beach Branch
"NOVA: First Man on the Moon." ©PBS. (53 min.)  This documentary presents an intimate portrait of Neil Armstrong, the modest and unassuming Navy veteran who became the first to set foot on the moon. Popcorn provided.  (60 min.) Preregister.  Shown with permission. Not rated.
07/26
"NOVA: First Man on the Moon." ©PBS. (53 min.)  This documentary presents an intimate portrait of Neil Armstrong, the modest and unassuming Navy veteran who became the first to set foot on the moon. Popcorn provided.  (60 min.) Preregister.  Shown with permission. Not rated.
Jul 2019

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. (60 min.) Preregister. 
07/26
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. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

Mermaids & Pirates: Our Seafaring Friends

Jupiter Branch
Join us for summer adventures! We'll have tales, music and crafts all about our seafaring friends. Ages 2-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
07/26
Join us for summer adventures! We'll have tales, music and crafts all about our seafaring friends. Ages 2-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

Aliens Love Underpants

Acreage Branch
They really do. Listen to stories, play games and make a craft all about aliens and their underpants! Ages 5-9. (60 min.) 
07/26
They really do. Listen to stories, play games and make a craft all about aliens and their underpants! Ages 5-9. (60 min.) 
Jul 2019

Harry Potter Movie Marathon

Lantana Road Branch
Watch-a-little-mora, join us Fridays this summer as we watch the students of Hogwarts face-off with He-Who-Must-Not-Be-Named. Limit 75. Preregister. 
07/05"Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire." ©Warner Bros. (157 min.)  PG-13 

07/12"Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix." ©Warner Bros. (138 min.)  PG-13 

07/19"Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince." ©Warner Bros. (153 min.)  PG-13 

07/26"Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 1." ©Warner Bros. (146 min.)  PG-13 
Watch-a-little-mora, join us Fridays this summer as we watch the students of Hogwarts face-off with He-Who-Must-Not-Be-Named. Limit 75. Preregister. 
Jul 2019

Books in Space With Magician Brent Gregory!

West Boynton Branch
Celebrate the summer with amazing magic, audience participation, music and more! All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
07/26
Celebrate the summer with amazing magic, audience participation, music and more! All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

A Universe of Stories: In a Jar!

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Have lots of fun with friends and family, while decorating a unique story jar with a variety of storytelling cues.  Ages 9-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
07/26
Have lots of fun with friends and family, while decorating a unique story jar with a variety of storytelling cues.  Ages 9-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

Preschool Block Party

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
We're bringing out the DUPLO blocks, wooden blocks, Bristle Blocks and more just for you! Ages 3-6. (30 min.) 
07/26
We're bringing out the DUPLO blocks, wooden blocks, Bristle Blocks and more just for you! Ages 3-6. (30 min.) 
Jul 2019

Popcorn & a Movie

West Boynton Branch
All ages. Preregister. 
07/05"Space Jam." ©Warner Bros. (87 min.)  PG 

07/26"Space Buddies." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (84 min.) 
All ages. Preregister. 
Jul 2019

Write! Read! Critique!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Are you an aspiring writer looking for constructive feedback? Join us in this informal roundtable discussion where participants share and improve their craft. (2.5 hr.) Preregister. 
07/12

07/26
Are you an aspiring writer looking for constructive feedback? Join us in this informal roundtable discussion where participants share and improve their craft. (2.5 hr.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

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. 
07/25
Engage in a lively book discussion in Mandarin Chinese while sipping aromatic tea. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

Book Chat: "Red Rising," by Pierce Brown 

Acreage Branch
Copies available. Refreshments provided. (90 min.) Preregister. 
07/25
Copies available. Refreshments provided. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

Tai Chi

Lantana Road Branch
Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Certified instructor Dr. Richard Paul Tsang. Limit 30. (60 min.) Preregister. 
07/18

07/25
Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Certified instructor Dr. Richard Paul Tsang. Limit 30. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

Teen Advisory Board (TAB)

Gardens Branch
Plan and develop future events, brainstorm new ideas and areas of interest. Earn community service hours. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
07/25
Plan and develop future events, brainstorm new ideas and areas of interest. Earn community service hours. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

Teen Cyber Safety

Belle Glade Branch
Judge Sherri L. Collins, Belle Glade, shares important security tips on how to proactively protect your online information. Refreshments provided. Grades 5-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
07/25
Judge Sherri L. Collins, Belle Glade, shares important security tips on how to proactively protect your online information. Refreshments provided. Grades 5-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

The Great Courses® DVD Lecture Series

Tequesta Branch
The Foundations of Western Civilizations. Limit 20. (60 min.) Preregister. Shown with permission. 
07/05"Western", "Civilization," and "Foundations". History Begins at Sumer. 

07/11Egypt - The Gift of the Nile. The Hebrews - Small States and Big Ideas. 

07/12A Succession of Empires. Wide-Ruling Agamemnon. 

07/19Dark Age and Archaic Greece. The Greek Polis - Sparta. 

07/25The Greek Polis - Athens. Civic Culture - Architecture and Drama. 
The Foundations of Western Civilizations. Limit 20. (60 min.) Preregister. Shown with permission. 
Jul 2019

Super Stellar Constellations

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Learn about the mysteries of outer space and create a constellation viewer and luminary. Ages 10-17. Limit 20. (45 min.) Preregister. 
07/25
Learn about the mysteries of outer space and create a constellation viewer and luminary. Ages 10-17. Limit 20. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

Alien Slime

West Boca Branch
You don’t need to wait for a flying saucer to land to get your hands on some alien slime and maybe attract a small alien. Grades 3-6. (45 min.) Preregister. 
07/25
You don’t need to wait for a flying saucer to land to get your hands on some alien slime and maybe attract a small alien. Grades 3-6. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

Chapter Crafter Summer Spectacular

Acreage Branch
Stories and crafts for school-aged kids to enjoy. Ages 5-9. (45 min.) 
07/25
Stories and crafts for school-aged kids to enjoy. Ages 5-9. (45 min.) 
Jul 2019

Asistencia individualizada

(Book-A-Librarian, in Spanish)

Lantana Road Branch
Jueves, 11 de julio, 
3:00 pm

Jueves, 25 de julio, 
3:00 pm

¿Tiene dudas acerca del uso de computadoras o libros electrónicos? ¿Crear tu Curriculum Vitae? ¿Saber de los servicios bibliotecarios? Llama para hacer una cita (60 min.) 
07/11

07/25
¿Tiene dudas acerca del uso de computadoras o libros electrónicos? ¿Crear tu Curriculum Vitae? ¿Saber de los servicios bibliotecarios? Llama para hacer una cita (60 min.) 

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