Activity Information
Jan 2020

Adult Coloring Club

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Come join other enthusiasts for fun and relaxation. Coloring pages and materials provided or bring your own. (60 min.) 
01/08
Come join other enthusiasts for fun and relaxation. Coloring pages and materials provided or bring your own. (60 min.) 
Jan 2020

Pop-Up Makerspace: Snap Circuits

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Learn about electricity by connecting circuits to create an array of projects in a snap! Ages 7-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/08
Learn about electricity by connecting circuits to create an array of projects in a snap! Ages 7-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
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

Pokémon Club

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. Ages 9-12. Limit 20. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/08
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. Ages 9-12. Limit 20. (45 min.) Preregister. 
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

Artsy Kids

Lantana Road Branch
Have fun creating and learning about art while building your portfolio. Ages 5-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/07Self-portraits.

01/08Vision Board collage.

01/09Paint a Pet.
Have fun creating and learning about art while building your portfolio. Ages 5-12. 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

Chapter Crafter: New Year, New Fun

Acreage Branch
Stories and crafts for school-aged kids to enjoy. Ages 5-9. (45 min.) 
01/08
Stories and crafts for school-aged kids to enjoy. Ages 5-9. (45 min.) 
Jan 2020

Journal Decorating

Gardens Branch
Start the New Year by keeping track of all your goals and thoughts in your personalized journal! Ages 7 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/08
Start the New Year by keeping track of all your goals and thoughts in your personalized journal! Ages 7 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Spanish Exchange: Intermediate

Lantana Road Branch
Practice speaking Spanish in conversations about food, travel, news and more. Intermediate knowledge of the language is required. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/08
Practice speaking Spanish in conversations about food, travel, news and more. Intermediate knowledge of the language is required. Limit 10. (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

Learning Express™ for Everyone

Greenacres Branch
Discover online tutorials, practice tests and e-books. Prepare for AP®, ACT®, SAT®, GED® tests and more. Learn techniques for career and job searching. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/08
Discover online tutorials, practice tests and e-books. Prepare for AP®, ACT®, SAT®, GED® tests and more. Learn techniques for career and job searching. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Movie Matinee

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
01/08"The Public." ©Universal Pictures. (122 min.)  PG-13 

01/22"Tag." ©Warner Bros. (100 min.) 
Jan 2020

Presidents & Their First Ladies, Dramatically Speaking: George H.W. & Barbara Bush

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
William and Sue Wills bring the story of the president and his first lady to life. Preregistration begins Mon, Dec 16, 10:00 am, by phone, in person or online at www.pbclibrary.org/presidents-2020. (60 min.)
01/08

01/08
William and Sue Wills bring the story of the president and his first lady to life. Preregistration begins Mon, Dec 16, 10:00 am, by phone, in person or online at www.pbclibrary.org/presidents-2020. (60 min.)
Jan 2020

Get Ready to Vote

Gardens Branch
Supervisor of Elections representatives will discuss important information for upcoming elections, as well as demonstrate new voting equipment. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/08
Supervisor of Elections representatives will discuss important information for upcoming elections, as well as demonstrate new voting equipment. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Getting Started With Ancestry Library Edition

Main Library
Learn how to access and navigate one of the most popular online resources for researching your family tree. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/08
Learn how to access and navigate one of the most popular online resources for researching your family tree. (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

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

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

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.
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

Gentle Yoga

Main Library
Increase flexibility and strength in pursuit of a quiet mind through this ancient practice of well-being. Wear comfortable exercise attire and bring your mat. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/07
Increase flexibility and strength in pursuit of a quiet mind through this ancient practice of well-being. Wear comfortable exercise attire and bring your mat. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Wonders of the Night Sky: Telescope Viewing Session

Acreage Branch
Encounter numerous celestial wonders with a telescope viewing provided by the Astronomical Society of the Palm Beaches. Weather conditions permitting. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/07
Encounter numerous celestial wonders with a telescope viewing provided by the Astronomical Society of the Palm Beaches. Weather conditions permitting. (90 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

Pizza Chat

Acreage Branch
Chat about your favorite fandoms. Refreshments provided. Ages 12 & up. (90 min.) 
01/07
Chat about your favorite fandoms. Refreshments provided. Ages 12 & up. (90 min.) 
Jan 2020

Teen Advisory Board (TAB)

Glades Road Branch
Plan and develop future events and brainstorm new ideas and areas of interest. Earn community service hours. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/07
Plan and develop future events and brainstorm new ideas and areas of interest. Earn community service hours. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Pajama Story Time: "The Mitten"

Jupiter Branch
Put on your PJs and grab your favorite stuffed animal for a cozy reading of "The Mitten," and a related craft in our winter wonderland. Ages 2-6. First come, first served. (30 min.) 
01/07
Put on your PJs and grab your favorite stuffed animal for a cozy reading of "The Mitten," and a related craft in our winter wonderland. Ages 2-6. First come, first served. (30 min.) 
Jan 2020

Wonders of the Night Sky: Telescope Viewing Session

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Stargaze and learn about constellations with the Astronomical Society of the Palm Beaches. We'll be outside from sunset to 7:45 pm, if skies are clear. (75 min.) 
01/07
Stargaze and learn about constellations with the Astronomical Society of the Palm Beaches. We'll be outside from sunset to 7:45 pm, if skies are clear. (75 min.) 
Jan 2020

Page Turners Book Club

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Read, share stories and enjoy snacks together in a welcoming environment at this book club for adults with cognitive and learning differences. Refreshments provided. Limit 12. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/07

01/21
Read, share stories and enjoy snacks together in a welcoming environment at this book club for adults with cognitive and learning differences. Refreshments provided. Limit 12. (90 min.) 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

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. 
01/07
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. 
Jan 2020

Teen/Tween Hangout

Belle Glade Branch
Play video games or just hang out with your friends! Refreshments provided. Grades 5-12. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
01/07
Play video games or just hang out with your friends! Refreshments provided. Grades 5-12. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
Jan 2020

Drop-In Coloring Club: Disney Edition

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Drop into our Coloring Club and color your cares away! We’ll have coloring sheets, crayons, markers, colored pencils and more. All ages. (45 min.) 
01/07
Drop into our Coloring Club and color your cares away! We’ll have coloring sheets, crayons, markers, colored pencils and more. All ages. (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

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

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

Crafternoon: Glass Etching

Acreage Branch
Etch a wine glass with a design to make a pretty gift. Dress to get messy. Materials provided. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/07
Etch a wine glass with a design to make a pretty gift. Dress to get messy. Materials provided. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

String Art

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Celebrate the New Year with us as we make a unique piece of decorative art with wood, nails and string. All materials provided. Limit 12. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/07
Celebrate the New Year with us as we make a unique piece of decorative art with wood, nails and string. All materials provided. Limit 12. (90 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

Jacqueline Kennedy's Impact as First Lady

West Boynton Branch
Dr. Rose Feinberg presents the life of this American icon: childhood, life with John F. Kennedy, marriage to Aristotle Onassis and death. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/07
Dr. Rose Feinberg presents the life of this American icon: childhood, life with John F. Kennedy, marriage to Aristotle Onassis and death. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Art for Adults

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Explore your artistic interests using different techniques and mediums, improve your skills and learn new ways to express yourself. Open studio. Ages 16 & up. Limit 18. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/07Open Studio.

01/14Open Studio.
Explore your artistic interests using different techniques and mediums, improve your skills and learn new ways to express yourself. Open studio. Ages 16 & up. Limit 18. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Presidents & Their First Ladies, Dramatically Speaking: George H.W. & Barbara Bush

Lantana Road Branch
William and Sue Wills bring the story of the president and his first lady to life. Preregistration begins Mon, Dec 16, 10:00 am, by phone, in person or online at www.pbclibrary.org/presidents-2020. (60 min.)
01/07

01/13
William and Sue Wills bring the story of the president and his first lady to life. Preregistration begins Mon, Dec 16, 10:00 am, by phone, in person or online at www.pbclibrary.org/presidents-2020. (60 min.)
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. 

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