Activity Information
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

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

Greenacres 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.)
01/07http://registration.pbclibrary.org/programsignup/presidents2020/registration-GB-20200107-11am.php
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

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

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.
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01/10

01/11

01/12

01/13

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01/19

01/21

01/22

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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

Homework & Research Help

Belle Glade Branch
Looking for help researching a topic for school or finding and applying for college scholarships? Sign up for a one-on-one session. (30 min.) Preregister. 
01/07

01/14

01/21

01/28
Looking for help researching a topic for school or finding and applying for college scholarships? Sign up for a one-on-one session. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

English Exchange

Wellington Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/06

01/13

01/27
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Chess Club

Wellington Branch
Basic game knowledge is required. (2 hr.) 
01/06
Basic game knowledge is required. (2 hr.) 
Jan 2020

Nintendo Switch

West Boynton Branch
Gather your friends and get ready to experience the latest gaming technology! Join us for a chance to test your might and meddle and earn some bragging rights! (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Fri, Dec 20. 
01/03Ages  12-17.

01/03Ages  8-12.

01/06Ages  10-16.
Gather your friends and get ready to experience the latest gaming technology! Join us for a chance to test your might and meddle and earn some bragging rights! (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Fri, Dec 20. 
Jan 2020

Storytelling: I'll Tell You Mine, If You'll Tell Me Yours

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Join storyteller Vera Fried and have fun sharing your stories and hearing from others. (60 min.) 
01/06
Join storyteller Vera Fried and have fun sharing your stories and hearing from others. (60 min.) 
Jan 2020

Magic Nuudles® Sculpting

West Boca Branch
Sculpt with these biodegradable crafting Nuudles. Magic Nuudles® stick to each other with a little bit of water - too much and they dissolve. Ages 5 & up. Limit 0. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/06
Sculpt with these biodegradable crafting Nuudles. Magic Nuudles® stick to each other with a little bit of water - too much and they dissolve. Ages 5 & up. Limit 0. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Too Good

Gardens Branch
A 10-week program that increases social and emotional skills in children. Each week builds on skills learned in prior weeks. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/06

01/13

01/27
A 10-week program that increases social and emotional skills in children. Each week builds on skills learned in prior weeks. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Coding With Tech Toys: LEGO® WeDo

Greenacres Branch
Learn concepts of control, logic and programming while creating LEGO® projects. Ages 8-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/06
Learn concepts of control, logic and programming while creating LEGO® projects. Ages 8-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Club LEGO® Bricks

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 6-12. Limit 10. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/06
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 6-12. Limit 10. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

POV Film Farmsteaders With a Talk by Author Stephanie Anderson

Jupiter Branch
"Farmsteaders." ©Miles From Maybe Productions. (59 min.) The film follows Nick Nolan and family on journey to resurrect his grandfather’s dairy farm. A study of place and persistence that shows everyday rural life. (90 min.) Preregister. Shown with permission. Not rated.
01/06
"Farmsteaders." ©Miles From Maybe Productions. (59 min.) The film follows Nick Nolan and family on journey to resurrect his grandfather’s dairy farm. A study of place and persistence that shows everyday rural life. (90 min.) Preregister. Shown with permission. Not rated.
Jan 2020

Kids Wii U Gaming & More ...

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Bored of staying home and watching TV? Play some of your favorite Wii U and board games with friends. Ages 7-11. Limit 20. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/06
Bored of staying home and watching TV? Play some of your favorite Wii U and board games with friends. Ages 7-11. Limit 20. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Crafternoon: Crystal Suncatchers

West Boynton Branch
Brighten up any window or outdoor space with this fun decoration. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/06
Brighten up any window or outdoor space with this fun decoration. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Crochet Club

Lantana Road Branch
Bring your project to work on, or start a new one from a pattern. Knowledge of basic crochet stitches is required. Bring hook and yarn. Limit 15. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/06
Bring your project to work on, or start a new one from a pattern. Knowledge of basic crochet stitches is required. Bring hook and yarn. Limit 15. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Line Dancing

Glades Road Branch
Beginners and experienced line dancers will learn new line dances to keep you movin' and groovin'.  (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/06
Beginners and experienced line dancers will learn new line dances to keep you movin' and groovin'.  (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Art a la Carte: Winter Break

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Stretch your creativity as we explore different materials to create process-based art projects. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/06
Stretch your creativity as we explore different materials to create process-based art projects. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Introduction to Traditional Chinese Medicine

Main Library
Dr. Hui Wei, a licensed acupuncturist physician, discusses traditional Chinese medicine including acupuncture, cupping, herbs and qigong. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/06
Dr. Hui Wei, a licensed acupuncturist physician, discusses traditional Chinese medicine including acupuncture, cupping, herbs and qigong. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

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

Okeechobee Boulevard 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.)
01/06
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

English Exchange

West Boca Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
01/06

01/13

01/27
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Jan 2020

Coloring Fun

West Boca Branch
Experiment with crayons and different rubbing plates to create fun images and patterns. Ages 2 & up. (60 min.) 
01/06
Experiment with crayons and different rubbing plates to create fun images and patterns. Ages 2 & up. (60 min.) 
Jan 2020

Introduction to cloudLibrary (E-Book & E-Audiobook) App

Lantana Road Branch
Learn about the app for e-books and e-audiobooks for smartphones and tablets. Limit 10. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/06
Learn about the app for e-books and e-audiobooks for smartphones and tablets. Limit 10. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Current Events Discussion Group

Glades Road Branch
Facilitator Brenda Solomon discusses today’s hot topics. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/06

01/13
Facilitator Brenda Solomon discusses today’s hot topics. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Art/Make: Egon Schiele

Lantana Road Branch
Learn about Egon Schiele and his work while creating Shiele-inspired figure drawings of your own. All materials provided. Limit 25. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/06
Learn about Egon Schiele and his work while creating Shiele-inspired figure drawings of your own. All materials provided. Limit 25. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Teen Advisory Board (TAB)

West Boynton 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. Grades 6-12. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Fri, Dec 20. 
01/05
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. Grades 6-12. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Fri, Dec 20. 
Jan 2020

Anime Club

Lantana Road Branch
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 13 & up. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/05
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 13 & up. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Mermaid Grotto Miniature Garden

Acreage Branch
Create an enchanting under-the-sea miniature garden fit for a mermaid. Materials provided. Bring a glue gun if possible. Ages 14 & up. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/05
Create an enchanting under-the-sea miniature garden fit for a mermaid. Materials provided. Bring a glue gun if possible. Ages 14 & up. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

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. 
01/05

01/19
Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Certified instructor Dr. Richard Paul Tsang. Limit 30. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Library Time for Children With Special Needs

Gardens Branch
A before-hours opportunity to use the library in a calm, stress-free environment. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/05
A before-hours opportunity to use the library in a calm, stress-free environment. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Bilingual Family Story Time

Hora de cuentos bilingües

Belle Glade Branch
Sábado, 04 de enero, 
3:15 pm

Sábado, 18 de enero, 
3:15 pm

Fun stories, puppets and a film in Spanish for kids, moms and dads. Edades 4-8. Ages 4-8. (45 min.) 
01/04

01/18
Fun stories, puppets and a film in Spanish for kids, moms and dads. Edades 4-8. Ages 4-8. (45 min.) 
Disfruta de cuentos divertidos, marionetas y una pelicula en español para toda la familia. Edades 4-8. (45 min.) 
01/04
01/18
Jan 2020

Teen Mug Meals

Greenacres Branch
Learn to make easy, delicious meals using a few simple ingredients, a mug and a microwave! We will provide the mug and the ingredients for two recipes. Refreshments provided. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/04
Learn to make easy, delicious meals using a few simple ingredients, a mug and a microwave! We will provide the mug and the ingredients for two recipes. Refreshments provided. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

New Year Craft Bonanza Blowout!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Drop in and make as many crafts as you want with the supplies from our Craft Closet. All materials provided. Ages 2 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/04
Drop in and make as many crafts as you want with the supplies from our Craft Closet. All materials provided. Ages 2 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 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.) 
01/04

01/18
Stop in the story time room for a casual craft time. Ages 4 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
Jan 2020

Money 201

West Boynton Branch
Enjoy fun games and activities to help reinforce your newly acquired knowledge. Prerequisite Money 101 or an eagerness to learn the value of a dollar. Grades K-5. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Fri, Dec 20. 
01/04

01/13
Enjoy fun games and activities to help reinforce your newly acquired knowledge. Prerequisite Money 101 or an eagerness to learn the value of a dollar. Grades K-5. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Fri, Dec 20. 
Jan 2020

Dungeons & Dragons

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Adventure in the world of D&D with fellow wizards, warriors and battle evil monsters to bring goodness back to the world. Ages 12-17. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/04

01/18
Adventure in the world of D&D with fellow wizards, warriors and battle evil monsters to bring goodness back to the world. Ages 12-17. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 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.) 
01/04
Experience a caffeinated collection of local talent or bring your acoustic instruments and jam out. Coffee provided. (2 hr.) 
Jan 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. 
01/04

01/15
Do you enjoy embroidery, crocheting or knitting? Meet like-minded people and show off your work. Limit 15. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 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.
01/04New Year Adventure Marathon. (3.5 hr.) 

01/11 (2.5 hr.) 

01/18 (2.5 hr.) 

01/25 (2.5 hr.) 
Adventure in the world of D&D with fellow wizards and warriors. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited.
Jan 2020

Children's Line Dancing

West Boca Branch
Let’s move and groove while having fun learning how to do the Electric Slide, Cha Cha Slide and the Cupid Shuffle. Wear comfortable clothing. Grades 3-8. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/04
Let’s move and groove while having fun learning how to do the Electric Slide, Cha Cha Slide and the Cupid Shuffle. Wear comfortable clothing. Grades 3-8. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Mixed Media Art "Give the Gift of Light"

Lantana Road Branch
Put your artistic mind to work and create a unique lantern to inspire you in the New Year. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/04
Put your artistic mind to work and create a unique lantern to inspire you in the New Year. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 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. 
01/04

01/11

01/18

01/25
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. 
Jan 2020

Learn With Me: Tooth Fairy Pillows

Jupiter Branch
Bring an adult with you and learn basic sewing together! Make a pillow for the tooth fairy or just a fun pillow to hold tiny treasures. Materials provided. Ages 10-14. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/04
Bring an adult with you and learn basic sewing together! Make a pillow for the tooth fairy or just a fun pillow to hold tiny treasures. Materials provided. Ages 10-14. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

J.R.R. Tolkien Day: Movie Marathon

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Join us as we celebrate J.R.R. Tolkien Day! We're showing the complete "Lord of the Rings" trilogy back-to-back-to-back. Popcorn provided. Preregister. 
01/03"The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring." ©New Line Cinema. (178 min.)  PG-13 

01/03"The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers." ©New Line Cinema. (170 min.)  PG-13 

01/04"The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King." ©New Line Cinema. (201 min.)  PG-13 
Join us as we celebrate J.R.R. Tolkien Day! We're showing the complete "Lord of the Rings" trilogy back-to-back-to-back. Popcorn provided. Preregister. 
Jan 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. 
01/04

01/11

01/18

01/25
Often referred to as "meditation in motion." Wear comfortable clothing and flat shoes. Basic skills required. Ages 12 & up. Limit 25. (60 min.) Preregister. 

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