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Nov 2019

Super Saturday Story Time!

Loula V. York Branch
Fun, interactive story times and creative activities for children and their parents! Ages 2-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
11/02Happy Families Reading Together I!

11/09Happy Families Reading Together I!

11/16Happy Families Reading Together II!

11/23I'm Thankful for ... I.

11/30I'm Thankful for ... II.
Fun, interactive story times and creative activities for children and their parents! Ages 2-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2019

Gentle Yoga & Meditation

Acreage Branch
Learn relaxation methods and exercise with certified yoga instructor Dr. Maruti Ram Gudavalli. Bring water, a yoga mat and wear comfortable clothing. (60 min.) Preregister. 
11/23
Learn relaxation methods and exercise with certified yoga instructor Dr. Maruti Ram Gudavalli. Bring water, a yoga mat and wear comfortable clothing. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2019

Thank You Cards

West Boca Branch
Show how thankful you are by making and writing cards to friends, family, neighbors or service members. Ages 3 & up. (60 min.) 
11/23
Show how thankful you are by making and writing cards to friends, family, neighbors or service members. Ages 3 & up. (60 min.) 
Nov 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. 
11/02

11/09

11/16

11/23

11/30
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. 
Nov 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. 
11/02

11/09

11/16

11/23

11/30
Often referred to as "meditation in motion." Wear comfortable clothing and flat shoes. Basic skills required. Ages 12 & up. Limit 25. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2019

Let's Talk Turkey

Jupiter Branch
Wobble along to the music and gobble up stories and crafts inspired by this funny bird. Ages 3-6. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
11/22
Wobble along to the music and gobble up stories and crafts inspired by this funny bird. Ages 3-6. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2019

Thanksgiving Bingo!

Acreage Branch
Play the classic game with a holiday twist! Chocolate bingo markers and prizes add to the fun! Ages 4 & up. (45 min.) 
11/22
Play the classic game with a holiday twist! Chocolate bingo markers and prizes add to the fun! Ages 4 & up. (45 min.) 
Nov 2019

Friday Movie Magic

Wellington Branch
Popcorn provided. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. 
11/01"The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie." ©Paramount Pictures. (90 min.)  PG 

11/08"Matilda." ©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (98 min.)  PG 

11/15"Lilo & Stitch." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (85 min.)  PG 

11/22"Harriet the Spy." ©Paramount Pictures. (102 min.)  PG 
Popcorn provided. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. 
Nov 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. 
11/22
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. 
Nov 2019

Drop-In Preschool Block Party

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
We're bringing out the LEGO® and DUPLO® blocks, wooden blocks, bristle blocks and more, just for you! Ages 3-6. (30 min.) 
11/22
We're bringing out the LEGO® and DUPLO® blocks, wooden blocks, bristle blocks and more, just for you! Ages 3-6. (30 min.) 
Nov 2019

Winter Card-Making Social

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Get in the holiday spirit by crafting winter-themed cards you can mail to all your favorite people. Materials provided. Limit 30. (90 min.) Preregister. 
11/22
Get in the holiday spirit by crafting winter-themed cards you can mail to all your favorite people. Materials provided. Limit 30. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2019

Toddler Art

Gardens Branch
Get creative in our toddler art class. Dress to get messy. Ages 1-3. (30 min.) Preregister. 
11/22
Get creative in our toddler art class. Dress to get messy. Ages 1-3. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 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. 
11/08

11/22
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. 
Nov 2019

PBC Archaeological Society Lecture Series

Main Library
Rudolph Pascucci presents the history of archaeology in Florida from its earliest pioneers to recent times, including key sites and professional organizations. Preregister. 
11/21
Rudolph Pascucci presents the history of archaeology in Florida from its earliest pioneers to recent times, including key sites and professional organizations. Preregister. 
Nov 2019

WHINE Mindful Relaxation Through Meditation

West Boca Branch
Practice simple, revitalizing activities on how to relax your mind and body. Remember, we are what we think and eat! Also, pick up a book or movie on mindfulness. Limit 70. (60 min.) 
11/21
Practice simple, revitalizing activities on how to relax your mind and body. Remember, we are what we think and eat! Also, pick up a book or movie on mindfulness. Limit 70. (60 min.) 
Nov 2019

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. 
11/06

11/07

11/13

11/20

11/21
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2019

Teen Advisory Board (TAB)

Jupiter Branch
Have an idea for a library activity or art display? Need community service? Make a difference in your library by joining TAB! Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
11/21
Have an idea for a library activity or art display? Need community service? Make a difference in your library by joining TAB! Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2019

Minute to Win It!

Lantana Road Branch
Challenge yourself, your friends and new friends with some goofy fun. What can you accomplish in 60 seconds or less? Snacks provided. Ages 12-18. (60 min.) Preregister. 
11/20

11/21
Challenge yourself, your friends and new friends with some goofy fun. What can you accomplish in 60 seconds or less? Snacks provided. Ages 12-18. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2019

Tech Thursday: Can You Canoe?

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
We love all things tech! Learn about canoes, a traditional form of transportation for many Native Americans, make one and test it! Grades K-5. Limit 10. (45 min.) Preregister. 
11/21
We love all things tech! Learn about canoes, a traditional form of transportation for many Native Americans, make one and test it! Grades K-5. Limit 10. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2019

Suzy Hammer’s Bookworm

Glades Road Branch
Celebrate Families Reading Together with this enthusiastic reading superhero! All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
11/21
Celebrate Families Reading Together with this enthusiastic reading superhero! All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2019

November Crafternoon

West Boca Branch
Celebrate Thanksgiving by making a turkey hat or other fun craft! Ages 3-9. (60 min.) 
11/21
Celebrate Thanksgiving by making a turkey hat or other fun craft! Ages 3-9. (60 min.) 
Nov 2019

Writers' Critique Group

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.) 
11/07

11/21

12/05

12/19

01/09

01/23
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.) 
Nov 2019

Kids Anime Club

Main Library
If you like Pokémon, Yu-Gi-Oh! or Dragon Ball Z, then this club is perfect for you! Geek out with crafts, games and more. Snacks provided. Ages 6-11. (60 min.) Preregister. 
11/21
If you like Pokémon, Yu-Gi-Oh! or Dragon Ball Z, then this club is perfect for you! Geek out with crafts, games and more. Snacks provided. Ages 6-11. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2019

"Frozen" Singalong

West Boynton Branch
"Frozen Sing-A-Long." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (108 min.) Don your royal costumes and come ready to sing along with this chilly classic. All ages. Preregister. PG
11/21
"Frozen Sing-A-Long." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (108 min.) Don your royal costumes and come ready to sing along with this chilly classic. All ages. Preregister. PG
Nov 2019

Book-A-Librarian

Gardens Branch
Personalized attention in areas of computer and mobile devices, and online resources, to name a few.  (45 min.) Preregister. 
11/07

11/07

11/07

11/14

11/14

11/14

11/21

11/21

11/21
Personalized attention in areas of computer and mobile devices, and online resources, to name a few.  (45 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2019

Beat of Your Drum

Wellington Branch
Make a hand-held drum and then make some noise. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
11/21
Make a hand-held drum and then make some noise. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
Nov 2019

After-School Game Time

Acreage Branch
Relax after school and have a blast with new and favorite board games and card games. Ages 6-12. (90 min.) 
11/21
Relax after school and have a blast with new and favorite board games and card games. Ages 6-12. (90 min.) 
Nov 2019

Fall Handprint Wreath

Gardens Branch
Create a unique handprint wreath for the fall. Ages 5-9. (60 min.) Preregister. 
11/21
Create a unique handprint wreath for the fall. Ages 5-9. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2019

Spanish Exchange for Beginners

Lantana Road Branch
Learn key vocabulary words, practice simple expressions in Spanish about time, places, food, introducing yourself and more in a fun and informal environment. (90 min.) Preregister. 
11/07

11/21
Learn key vocabulary words, practice simple expressions in Spanish about time, places, food, introducing yourself and more in a fun and informal environment. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2019

Adult Craft: Decorative Leaf Bowl

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Bring the brilliant colors of fall and a touch of nature to your home décor by creating your own decorative leaf bowl. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) Preregister. 
11/21
Bring the brilliant colors of fall and a touch of nature to your home décor by creating your own decorative leaf bowl. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2019

Book Discussion: "How to Change Your Mind," by Michael Pollan 

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Copies of the book are available at the member services desk. Limit 20. (60 min.) Preregister. 
11/21
Copies of the book are available at the member services desk. Limit 20. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2019

Isn't It Romantic? Film Festival

West Boca Branch
A selection of romantic favorites.  
11/07"The Notebook." ©New Line Cinema. (123 min.)  PG-13 

11/14"Pretty Woman." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (119 min.) 

11/21"The Wedding Singer." ©New Line Cinema. (93 min.)  PG-13 
A selection of romantic favorites.  
Nov 2019

Movie Matinee

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
11/13"Hairspray." ©New Line Cinema. (117 min.)  PG 

11/21"Green Book." ©Universal Pictures. (130 min.)  PG-13 
Nov 2019

Brush, Ink & Chinese Calligraphy

West Boynton Branch
Experiment with an art form from China's four treasures of study: brush, ink, paper and inkstone. Surprise yourself with a creative mind. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
11/21
Experiment with an art form from China's four treasures of study: brush, ink, paper and inkstone. Surprise yourself with a creative mind. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2019

English Exchange

Acreage Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
11/07

11/14

11/21
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2019

Book & Film Discussion

Greenacres Branch
November is National Memoir Writing Month. 
11/14"Can You Ever Forgive Me?," by Lee Israel. Book discussion. (60 min.) Preregister. 

11/21"Can You Ever Forgive Me?." ©Fox Searchlight Pictures. (106 min.) Film viewing and discussion. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
November is National Memoir Writing Month. 
Nov 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. 
11/07

11/14

11/21
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Nov 2019

Veteran's (VA) Health Care

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Do you qualify for VA health care? Learn more about your health care benefits from West Palm Beach VA Outreach Coordinator Richard Bryan.  (90 min.) Preregister. 
11/21
Do you qualify for VA health care? Learn more about your health care benefits from West Palm Beach VA Outreach Coordinator Richard Bryan.  (90 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2019

Suzy Hammer’s Bookworm

Lantana Road Branch
Celebrate Families Reading Together with this enthusiastic reading superhero! All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
11/21
Celebrate Families Reading Together with this enthusiastic reading superhero! All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2019

Genealogy Lab

Glades Road Branch
Research your roots and get help using genealogy websites. (15 min.-2 hr.) Preregister. 
11/21
Research your roots and get help using genealogy websites. (15 min.-2 hr.) Preregister. 
Nov 2019

Boogie Woogie Time!

Loula V. York Branch
Music and movement, simple stories and creative activities for children and their parents. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
11/14Happy Families Reading Together II!

11/21I'm Thankful for ... I.
Music and movement, simple stories and creative activities for children and their parents. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2019

Preschool Story Time

Belle Glade Branch
Thematic stories, rhymes, songs and fun activities to reinforce prereading skills. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) 
11/14

11/21
Thematic stories, rhymes, songs and fun activities to reinforce prereading skills. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) 
Nov 2019

English Exchange

Lantana Road Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
11/06

11/13

11/20
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Nov 2019

Socrates Café

Gardens Branch
Marji Chapman from the Society of Philosophical Inquiry leads a discussion group for amateur philosophers on a variety of group chosen topics. (90 min.) Preregister. 
11/20
Marji Chapman from the Society of Philosophical Inquiry leads a discussion group for amateur philosophers on a variety of group chosen topics. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2019

Dungeons & Dragons

Acreage Branch
Join other D&D enthusiasts as they assume the roles of characters journeying through a magical world. Books, dice and other materials will be available. Snacks provided. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
11/20
Join other D&D enthusiasts as they assume the roles of characters journeying through a magical world. Books, dice and other materials will be available. Snacks provided. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Nov 2019

Teen Takeover

Wellington Branch
Enjoy Wii games, board games and more. Bring a friend and make new ones. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
11/20
Enjoy Wii games, board games and more. Bring a friend and make new ones. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
Nov 2019

French Conversation Group: Intermediate

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Expand your speaking and listening comprehension skills in a fun and informal atmosphere. In collaboration with Alliance Francophone of Palm Beaches. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
11/20
Expand your speaking and listening comprehension skills in a fun and informal atmosphere. In collaboration with Alliance Francophone of Palm Beaches. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2019

Stop-Motion Animation

Gardens Branch
Try your hand at scriptwriting, character development and stop-motion film making. Feel free to bring a few props and characters. Ages 8 & up. (90 min.) Preregister. 
11/20
Try your hand at scriptwriting, character development and stop-motion film making. Feel free to bring a few props and characters. Ages 8 & up. (90 min.) Preregister. 

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