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Activity Information
Sep 2019

Adult Coloring Club

Club de colorear para adultos

West Boca Branch
Martes, 03 de septiembre, 
2:00 pm

Coloring pages and materials provided, or bring your own coloring book. (60 min.) 
09/03
Coloring pages and materials provided, or bring your own coloring book. (60 min.) 
Hojas y lapices de colorear serán proveidos. (60 min.) 
09/03
Sep 2019

Become a Microsoft Publisher Pro

Acreage Branch
Make your next party fabulous! Learn to design invitations, banners, flyers, menus and more. Some computer experience required. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
09/03
Make your next party fabulous! Learn to design invitations, banners, flyers, menus and more. Some computer experience required. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

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. Ages 16 & up. Limit 18. (90 min.) Preregister. 
09/03Introduction to Gouache.

09/10Gouache Project.

09/17Open Studio.
Explore your artistic interests using different techniques and mediums, improve your skills and learn new ways to express yourself. Ages 16 & up. Limit 18. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Tabletop Tuesdays

Juegos de mesa

Main Library
Martes, 03 de septiembre, 
2:00 pm

Martes, 10 de septiembre, 
2:00 pm

Martes, 17 de septiembre, 
2:00 pm

Martes, 24 de septiembre, 
2:00 pm

Lovers of Scrabble, Rummikub, dominoes and other tabletop classics, unite! (2 hr.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
09/03

09/10

09/17

09/24
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. 
09/03
09/10
09/17
09/24
Sep 2019

Memoirs: Bits & Pieces of Your Life

Gardens Branch
Turn writing into a fun experience with facilitator Marjorie Most. (90 min.) Preregister. 
09/03

09/17
Turn writing into a fun experience with facilitator Marjorie Most. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

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. 
09/03
Learn about the app for e-books and e-audiobooks for smartphones and tablets. Limit 10. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Tai Chi for Balance: Beginner

Jupiter Branch
Often referred to as “meditation in motion” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. 
09/03

09/05

09/10

09/12

09/17

09/19

09/24

09/26
Often referred to as “meditation in motion” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Tai Chi for Balance: Intermediate

Jupiter Branch
Often referred to as “meditation in motion” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. 
09/03

09/05

09/10

09/12

09/17

09/19

09/24

09/26
Often referred to as “meditation in motion” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

hoopla: Movies, TV Shows, Music, Books & Audiobooks

Gardens Branch
Discover hoopla, a digital media service available anywhere you have an internet connection. Free with a library card. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/03
Discover hoopla, a digital media service available anywhere you have an internet connection. Free with a library card. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

FAU CARD: Little Owls Parent Training on Autism

Main Library
Free three-day training on autism for parents of children up to age 6. Register at https://summitlibrarysept.eventbrite.com or email baldwinw@fau.edu.  (3 hr.) Preregister. 
09/03

09/10

09/17
Free three-day training on autism for parents of children up to age 6. Register at https://summitlibrarysept.eventbrite.com or email baldwinw@fau.edu.  (3 hr.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Library Card Sign-Up: Checkout Bingo

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Sign up for a library card and play library bingo! Win a small prize and enter a drawing for a $10 gift card. Ages 2-17.
09/03

09/04

09/05

09/06

09/07
Sign up for a library card and play library bingo! Win a small prize and enter a drawing for a $10 gift card. Ages 2-17.
Sep 2019

Teen Anime & Candy Sushi

Lantana Road Branch
Now the first Sunday of every month! Watch new Anime episodes or your favorite classics. This month we will also be making candy sushi. Ages 13 & up. (90 min.) Preregister. 
09/01
Now the first Sunday of every month! Watch new Anime episodes or your favorite classics. This month we will also be making candy sushi. Ages 13 & up. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Pokémon Club

Gardens Branch
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. Snacks provided. Ages 7 & up. (90 min.) Preregister. 
09/01
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. Snacks provided. Ages 7 & up. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Decades of Jupiter

Jupiter Branch
Celebrate the history of our Town of Jupiter in this interactive display. Share stories and pictures, enjoy the nostalgia of others. Historic photos requested. 
09/01Donations of photos of from the '40s - '90s accepted throughout the month.
Celebrate the history of our Town of Jupiter in this interactive display. Share stories and pictures, enjoy the nostalgia of others. Historic photos requested. 
Sep 2019

Fantasy Football 2019

Jupiter Branch
Calling all NFL Fantasy Football players! Gear up for a fun-filled football season and assemble the ultimate roster at our live draft session. Snacks provided. Snacks provided.  Ages 16 & up. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
09/01
Calling all NFL Fantasy Football players! Gear up for a fun-filled football season and assemble the ultimate roster at our live draft session. Snacks provided. Snacks provided.  Ages 16 & up. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

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. 
09/01
A before-hours opportunity to use the library in a calm, stress-free environment. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2019

LEGO® Bricks

Jupiter Branch
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
08/31
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2019

Crafternoon

Belle Glade Branch
Stop in the story time room for a casual craft time. Ages 4 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
08/17

08/31
Stop in the story time room for a casual craft time. Ages 4 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2019

Sand Art Fun

Lantana Road Branch
Explore your creative side. Ages 6-11. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
08/31
Explore your creative side. Ages 6-11. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 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.
08/13 (90 min.) 

08/27 (90 min.) 

08/31 (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.
Aug 2019

Family Story Time!

Loula V. York Branch
Music, stories and creative activities for young children and their parents! Ages 2-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
08/06

08/13

08/20

08/31
Music, stories and creative activities for young children and their parents! Ages 2-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2019

Saturday Morning Fun

Glades Road Branch
Stories, activities and a craft. Ages 2-6. (35 min.) Preregister. 
08/31
Stories, activities and a craft. Ages 2-6. (35 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2019

Little Chefs: Zucchini Edition

Main Library
From planting seeds to enjoying tasty dishes children will learn the process of planting, growing and cooking their very own food!  Ages 3-7. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
08/31
From planting seeds to enjoying tasty dishes children will learn the process of planting, growing and cooking their very own food!  Ages 3-7. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2019

Belly Dancing Class

Lantana Road Branch
Learn how to belly dance with instructor Dawn Rhys, who teaches a low-intensity exercise class for beginners. Expect a lot of fun! Bring a bottle of water. (60 min.) Preregister. 
08/17

08/31
Learn how to belly dance with instructor Dawn Rhys, who teaches a low-intensity exercise class for beginners. Expect a lot of fun! Bring a bottle of water. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2019

Tai Chi for Beginners

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Ages 12 & up. Limit 25. (60 min.) Preregister. 
08/03

08/10

08/17

08/24

08/31
Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Ages 12 & up. Limit 25. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2019

Intermediate Tai Chi

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Intermediate tai chi experience is required. Ages 12 & up. Limit 25. (60 min.) Preregister. 
08/03

08/10

08/17

08/24

08/31
Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Intermediate tai chi experience is required. Ages 12 & up. Limit 25. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2019

Digital Preservation: Scanning Photos

Main Library
Bring up to 100 photos in good condition and a flash drive to save the digital images using our high-speed scanner. (20 min.) Call to make an appointment.
08/29

08/31
Bring up to 100 photos in good condition and a flash drive to save the digital images using our high-speed scanner. (20 min.) Call to make an appointment.
Aug 2019

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. (60 min.) Preregister. 
08/30
Relax and exercise with certified yoga instructor Dr. Maruti Ram Gudavalli. Bring water, a yoga mat and wear comfortable clothing. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2019

PBS Documentary

Lantana Road Branch
"The National Parks: America's Best Idea. A Film by Ken Burns." ©PBS.  Preregister. Shown with permission. Not rated.
08/16"Episode Three: The Empire of Grandeur." (114 min.) 

08/30"Episode Four: Going Home." (117 min.) 
"The National Parks: America's Best Idea. A Film by Ken Burns." ©PBS.  Preregister. Shown with permission. Not rated.
Aug 2019

Friday Movie Magic

Wellington Branch
Popcorn provided. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. 
08/16"How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World." ©DreamWorks Animation. (110 min.)  PG 

08/23"Wonder Park." ©Paramount Pictures. (86 min.)  PG 

08/30"Missing Link." ©Annapurna Releasing. (91 min.)  PG 
Popcorn provided. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. 
Aug 2019

The Great Courses® DVD Lecture Series

Tequesta Branch
The Foundations of Western Civilization. Limit 20. (2 hr.) Preregister. Shown with permission. 
08/02The Birth of History. From Greek Religion To Socratic Philosophy. Plato and Aristotle.  The Failure of the Polis and the Rise of Alexander. 

08/09The Hellenistic World. The Rise of Rome. The Roman Republic- Government and Politics. Roman Imperialism. 

08/16The Culture of the Roman Republic. Rome-From Republic to Empire. The Pax Romana. Rome's Golden and Silver Ages. 

08/23Jesus and the New Testament. The Emergence of a Christian Church. Late Antiquity-Crisis and Response. Barbarians and Emperors. 

08/30The Emergence of the Catholic Church. Christian Culture in Late Antiquity. Muhammad and Islam. The Birth of Byzantium. 
The Foundations of Western Civilization. Limit 20. (2 hr.) Preregister. Shown with permission. 
Aug 2019

Coloring for Calmness

Jupiter Branch
Relax, reduce stress and have fun with artists' colored pencils and unique coloring images. Learn how to download free coloring pages from online resources. (90 min.) Preregister. 
08/30
Relax, reduce stress and have fun with artists' colored pencils and unique coloring images. Learn how to download free coloring pages from online resources. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2019

Tai Chi

Main Library
Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Presented by Master Ken Smith. Limit 30. (60 min.) Preregister. 
08/01

08/08

08/15

08/22

08/29
Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Presented by Master Ken Smith. Limit 30. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2019

Tea & Talk: Book Discussion Conducted in Mandarin Chinese

West Boynton Branch
Participate in a book discussion in Mandarin Chinese while sipping aromatic tea. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
08/29
Participate in a book discussion in Mandarin Chinese while sipping aromatic tea. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Aug 2019

"American Experience: Stonewall Uprising"

Lantana Road Branch
"American Experience: Stonewall Uprising." ©PBS. (90 min.)  This documentary film explores the dramatic event that launched a worldwide rights movement. When police raided a Mafia-run gay bar in Greenwich Village, the Stonewall Inn on June 28, 1969, gay men and women did something they had not done before: they fought back. Preregister.  Shown with permission. 
08/29
"American Experience: Stonewall Uprising." ©PBS. (90 min.)  This documentary film explores the dramatic event that launched a worldwide rights movement. When police raided a Mafia-run gay bar in Greenwich Village, the Stonewall Inn on June 28, 1969, gay men and women did something they had not done before: they fought back. Preregister.  Shown with permission. 
Aug 2019

Book Chat: "Educated: A Memoir," by Tara Westover 

Acreage Branch
Copies available. Refreshments provided. (90 min.) Preregister. 
08/29
Copies available. Refreshments provided. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2019

Teen Advisory Board (TAB)

Gardens 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. Ages 12 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
08/29
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. Ages 12 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2019

Play Dough Play Date

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Knead, roll and mold using our supply of Play-Doh and play dough tools. (Play-Doh contains wheat products.) Ages 4-7. Limit 20. (45 min.) Preregister. 
08/29
Knead, roll and mold using our supply of Play-Doh and play dough tools. (Play-Doh contains wheat products.) Ages 4-7. Limit 20. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2019

Tween Chess Club

Lantana Road Branch
Chess is awesome and fun! Players are invited to test their skills against other players. If you don't know how to play, we'll teach you. Bring a friend. Ages 8-12. (90 min.) Preregister. 
08/08

08/29
Chess is awesome and fun! Players are invited to test their skills against other players. If you don't know how to play, we'll teach you. Bring a friend. Ages 8-12. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2019

Writers' Workshop

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.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jul 22. 
08/01

08/15

08/29

09/12

09/26

10/10
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.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jul 22. 
Aug 2019

STEAM Club

Wellington Branch
Use your science, design and engineering skills to learn about gravity using pom poms. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
08/29
Use your science, design and engineering skills to learn about gravity using pom poms. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
Aug 2019

"Red Metal: The Copper Country Strike of 1913"

Tequesta Branch
"Red Metal: The Copper Country Strike of 1913." ©PBS. (60 min.)  This documentary film explores an epic labor strike that devastated Michigan's Copper Country in 1913 that haunts the American labor movement to this day. The event remains the deadliest unsolved manslaughter in U.S. history. Preregister.  Shown with permission. 
08/29
"Red Metal: The Copper Country Strike of 1913." ©PBS. (60 min.)  This documentary film explores an epic labor strike that devastated Michigan's Copper Country in 1913 that haunts the American labor movement to this day. The event remains the deadliest unsolved manslaughter in U.S. history. Preregister.  Shown with permission. 
Aug 2019

Musical Film Festival

West Boca Branch
A selection of musical favorites.  
08/08"La La Land." ©Summit Entertainment. (128 min.)  PG-13 

08/15"Singin' in the Rain." ©Warner Bros. (103 min.) 

08/22"Grease." ©Paramount Pictures. (110 min.)  PG 

08/29"Hairspray." ©New Line Cinema. (117 min.)  PG 
A selection of musical favorites.  
Aug 2019

Book Discussion: "Crossing to Safety," by Wallace Stegner 

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Copies available at the member services desk. (60 min.) Preregister. 
08/29

08/28
Copies available at the member services desk. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2019

English Exchange

Acreage Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
08/01

08/08

08/15

08/22

08/29
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2019

Book Discussion: "The Great Alone," by Kristin Hannah 

Greenacres Branch
Join in a lively discussion. (60 min.) Preregister. 
08/29
Join in a lively discussion. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2019

English Exchange

Belle Glade Branch





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

08/08

08/15

08/22

08/29
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Aug 2019

Tai Chi for Balance: Beginner

Jupiter Branch
Often referred to as “meditation in motion” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Limit 20. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. 
08/01

08/08

08/13

08/15

08/20

08/22

08/27

08/29
Often referred to as “meditation in motion” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Limit 20. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2019

Tai Chi for Balance: Intermediate

Jupiter Branch
Often referred to as “meditation in motion” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Limit 20. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. 
08/01

08/08

08/13

08/15

08/20

08/22

08/27

08/29
Often referred to as “meditation in motion” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Limit 20. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2019

Book-A-Librarian

Gardens Branch
Personalized attention in areas of computer and mobile devices, genealogy and online resources, to name a few.  (45 min.) Preregister. 
08/01

08/01

08/08

08/08

08/15

08/15

08/22

08/22

08/29

08/29
Personalized attention in areas of computer and mobile devices, genealogy and online resources, to name a few.  (45 min.) Preregister. 

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