Activity Information
Feb 2020

World Yoga Day

West Boynton Branch
Move and play like an animal - a waddling penguin and a ROARing lion. Practice poses and peaceful breathing in this wildly fun story time. Ages 4-8. (45 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jan 20. 
02/21
Move and play like an animal - a waddling penguin and a ROARing lion. Practice poses and peaceful breathing in this wildly fun story time. Ages 4-8. (45 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jan 20. 
Feb 2020

Black History Month Symposium: Who Am I?

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Every Friday this month we will honor and celebrate 28 African Americans who positively changed the world through advocacy. (60 min.) 
02/07Part I.

02/14Part II.

02/21Part III.

02/28Part IV.
Every Friday this month we will honor and celebrate 28 African Americans who positively changed the world through advocacy. (60 min.) 
Feb 2020

LEGO® Bricks & More

Gardens Branch
Build, imagine and play with our collection of LEGO® bricks; jumbo blocks available. Ages 1-10. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/21
Build, imagine and play with our collection of LEGO® bricks; jumbo blocks available. Ages 1-10. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Our Presidents

Acreage Branch
Honor the history of our nation’s leaders, see how democracy works and make a patriotic craft to celebrate the freedoms we have. Ages 5-10. (60 min.) 
02/21 Cancelled
Honor the history of our nation’s leaders, see how democracy works and make a patriotic craft to celebrate the freedoms we have. Ages 5-10. (60 min.) 
Feb 2020

Writers LIVE! Presents: Andrew Krivak

Jupiter Branch
National Book Award finalist Andrew Krivak discusses his latest novel, “The Bear.” Books available for purchase. A book signing will follow. Preregister in person, by phone or online at www.pbclibrary.org/writers-live-2020 beginning Wed, Jan 29. (60 min.)
02/21
National Book Award finalist Andrew Krivak discusses his latest novel, “The Bear.” Books available for purchase. A book signing will follow. Preregister in person, by phone or online at www.pbclibrary.org/writers-live-2020 beginning Wed, Jan 29. (60 min.)
Feb 2020

Book Discussion: "The Japanese Lover," by Isabel Allende 

Tequesta Branch
Led by Donna Gruber Adair. Copies available at the member services desk. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/21
Led by Donna Gruber Adair. Copies available at the member services desk. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Free Tax Preparation With Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

Greenacres Branch
First come, first served. (3 hr.) 
02/01

02/03

02/10

02/24

02/14

02/21

02/28
First come, first served. (3 hr.) 
Feb 2020

How to Start a Business

West Boynton Branch
Learn the necessary start-up steps to run and grow a small business. Presented by the Florida Women's Business Center (FWBC). (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/21
Learn the necessary start-up steps to run and grow a small business. Presented by the Florida Women's Business Center (FWBC). (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Stay & Play

Greenacres Branch
Meet with friends for a play date filled with toys, books and puzzles that promote early literacy. Ages 1-4. (30 min.) Preregister. 
02/21
Meet with friends for a play date filled with toys, books and puzzles that promote early literacy. Ages 1-4. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Book Discussion: "The River," by Peter Heller 

Glades Road Branch
Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/21
Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

AARP Tax Help

Gardens Branch
Tax help for low and moderate incomes. Priority for ages 60 and older. Bring current tax documents and 2018’s completed tax returns. First come, first served.  (3.5 hr.) 
02/04

02/07

02/11

02/14

02/18

02/21

02/25

02/28
Tax help for low and moderate incomes. Priority for ages 60 and older. Bring current tax documents and 2018’s completed tax returns. First come, first served.  (3.5 hr.) 
Feb 2020

Baby Doll Play

Lantana Road Branch
Bathe, dress, feed and care for our baby dolls. Bring your own or play with ours. Ages 2-4. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/21
Bathe, dress, feed and care for our baby dolls. Bring your own or play with ours. Ages 2-4. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

AARP Tax Help

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Individualized help to taxpayers with low and moderate incomes. Special attention to ages 60 and older. Bring current tax documents and last year’s returns. First come, first served. (3 hr.) 
02/06

02/07

02/13

02/14

02/20

02/21

02/27

02/28
Individualized help to taxpayers with low and moderate incomes. Special attention to ages 60 and older. Bring current tax documents and last year’s returns. First come, first served. (3 hr.) 
Feb 2020

Writers LIVE! Presents: Mamta Chaudhry

Wellington Branch
Mamta Chaudhry discusses her critically acclaimed debut novel, “Haunting Paris.” Books available for purchase. A book signing will follow. Preregister in person, by phone or online at www.pbclibrary.org/writers-live-2020 beginning Wed, Mar 04. (60 min.)
02/20
Mamta Chaudhry discusses her critically acclaimed debut novel, “Haunting Paris.” Books available for purchase. A book signing will follow. Preregister in person, by phone or online at www.pbclibrary.org/writers-live-2020 beginning Wed, Mar 04. (60 min.)
Feb 2020

Tertulia literaria: "Los días del arcoíris" de Antonio Skármeta

(Book Discussion, in Spanish: "The Days of the Rainbow," by Antonio Skármeta)

West Boca Branch
Jueves, 20 de febrero, 
5:30 pm

Las copias están disponibles en el monstrador de consulta. (60 min.) 
02/20
Las copias están disponibles en el monstrador de consulta. (60 min.) 
Feb 2020

Kids Code

Gardens Branch
Learn the fundamental concepts of computer programming by building and running a computer program using Scratch®. Ages 9-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/20
Learn the fundamental concepts of computer programming by building and running a computer program using Scratch®. Ages 9-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Reading Buddies

Main Library
Children in grades K-5 work with a teen to improve their reading skills. Applications are available at the children's services desk. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/06

02/13

02/20

02/27
Children in grades K-5 work with a teen to improve their reading skills. Applications are available at the children's services desk. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Kids Anime Club

Main Library
If you like Pokémon, Yu-Gi-Oh! or Dragon Ball Z, then this club is perfect to meet others like you! Snacks provided. Ages 6-11. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/20
If you like Pokémon, Yu-Gi-Oh! or Dragon Ball Z, then this club is perfect to meet others like you! Snacks provided. Ages 6-11. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Snowman BINGO!

Acreage Branch
Play the classic game with a wintry twist! Chocolate bingo markers and prizes add to the fun! Ages 4-10. (45 min.) 
02/20
Play the classic game with a wintry twist! Chocolate bingo markers and prizes add to the fun! Ages 4-10. (45 min.) 
Feb 2020

Go Around the Globe: Singapore

Jupiter Branch
Join our journey around the world to learn about our planet's places, people and animals. We will tell tales, make music and create cultural art! Snacks provided. Ages 5-10. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/20
Join our journey around the world to learn about our planet's places, people and animals. We will tell tales, make music and create cultural art! Snacks provided. Ages 5-10. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

The Myths & Gifts of Hospice Care

Wellington Branch
Wendi Geller from MorseLife will dispel the myths surrounding hospice care and bring the gift of music therapy. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/20
Wendi Geller from MorseLife will dispel the myths surrounding hospice care and bring the gift of music therapy. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Book-A-Librarian

Gardens Branch
Personalized attention in the areas of computers, mobile devices and online resources, to name a few.  (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/06

02/06

02/06

02/13

02/13

02/13

02/20

02/20

02/20

02/27

02/27

02/27
Personalized attention in the areas of computers, mobile devices and online resources, to name a few.  (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Brush, Ink & Chinese Calligraphy

West Boynton Branch
Experiment with an art form from China’s four treasures of study: brush, ink, paper and inkstone. Materials provided. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/20
Experiment with an art form from China’s four treasures of study: brush, ink, paper and inkstone. Materials provided. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Crafternoon

Glades Road Branch
Paint your own ceramic trinket boxes to keep or share with a friend. All materials provided. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/20
Paint your own ceramic trinket boxes to keep or share with a friend. All materials provided. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Book Discussion: "Their Eyes Were Watching God," by Zora Neale Hurston  

Gardens Branch
Led by Donna Gruber Adair. Pick up your book at the research services desk. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/20
Led by Donna Gruber Adair. Pick up your book at the research services desk. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Alfred Hitchcock Film Festival

West Boca Branch
A selection of Hitchcock's best suspense films. 
02/06"Rear Window." ©Universal Pictures. (112 min.)  PG 

02/13"Marnie." ©Universal Pictures. (120 min.)  PG 

02/20"Dial M for Murder." ©Warner Bros. (105 min.)  PG 

02/27"Vertigo." ©Universal Pictures. (128 min.)  PG 
A selection of Hitchcock's best suspense films. 
Feb 2020

Book Discussion: "Becoming," by Michelle Obama 

Greenacres Branch
In recognition of Black History Month. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/20
In recognition of Black History Month. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

English Exchange

Acreage Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/06

02/13

02/20

02/27
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Personal Digital Archiving

Main Library
Learn how to organize, manage and preserve your digital photos and documents to create a personal digital archive. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/20
Learn how to organize, manage and preserve your digital photos and documents to create a personal digital archive. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

English Exchange

Belle Glade Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
02/06

02/13

02/20

02/27
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Feb 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. 
02/04

02/06

02/11

02/13

02/18

02/20

02/25

02/27
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. 
Feb 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. 
02/04

02/06

02/11

02/13

02/18

02/20

02/25

02/27
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. 
Feb 2020

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. 
02/06Celebrate Love & Friendship I!

02/13Celebrate Love & Friendship II!

02/20For the Love of Art I!
Music and movement, simple stories and creative activities for children and their parents. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 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. Call to make an appointment.
02/20

02/27
Looking for help researching a topic for school or finding and applying for college scholarships? Sign up for a one-on-one session. Call to make an appointment.
Feb 2020

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. 
02/19
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. 
Feb 2020

Tertulia literaria: “La templanza” de María Dueñas

(Book Discussion, in Spanish: "The Vineyard," by María Dueñas)

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Miércoles, 19 de febrero, 
6:30 pm

Las copias están disponibles en el mostrador de consulta. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
02/19
Las copias están disponibles en el mostrador de consulta. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
Feb 2020

English Exchange

Lantana Road Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
02/05

02/12

02/19

02/26
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Feb 2020

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. 
02/19
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. 
Feb 2020

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. 
02/19
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. 
Feb 2020

Book Discussion: "Born a Crime," by Trevor Noah 

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
From the streets of South Africa where his very existence was a crime to becoming the host of The Daily Show, join us in discussing Trevor Noah's life story. Refreshments provided. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/19"Born a Crime," by Trevor Noah. 
From the streets of South Africa where his very existence was a crime to becoming the host of The Daily Show, join us in discussing Trevor Noah's life story. Refreshments provided. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Tai Chi for Balance

Tai chi para el equilibrio

Jupiter Branch
Miércoles, 05 de febrero, 
6:00 pm

Miércoles, 12 de febrero, 
6:00 pm

Miércoles, 19 de febrero, 
6:00 pm

Miércoles, 26 de febrero, 
6:00 pm

Referred to as “meditation in motion,” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear flat, closed heeled shoes. Cupo limitado. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
02/05

02/12

02/19

02/26
Referred to as “meditation in motion,” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear flat, closed heeled shoes. Cupo limitado. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
Conocido como "meditación en movimiento", el tai chi puede mejorar la salud, la atención plena y el equilibrio para la prevención de caídas. Use zapatos planos y cerrados. Cupo limitado. (55 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
02/05
02/12
02/19
02/26
Feb 2020

Jeopardy Fun: African American Artists & Entertainers

Belle Glade Branch
Play individually or as a team. Refreshments provided. Ages 6 & up. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
02/19
Play individually or as a team. Refreshments provided. Ages 6 & up. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
Feb 2020

Tech Toys: Ozobots

Glades Road Branch
Learn concepts of control, logic and programming with fun games and activities. Ages 8-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/19
Learn concepts of control, logic and programming with fun games and activities. Ages 8-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 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. (3.5 hr.) 
02/05

02/12

02/19

02/26
The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. Drop in anytime. (3.5 hr.) 
Feb 2020

National Engineers Week: Be a Pioneer for Progress

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Engineering challenges await you! Build a Bristlebot and hear a short presentation from sponsoring PBC Chapter of American Society of Civil Engineers. Grades 2-8. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/19
Engineering challenges await you! Build a Bristlebot and hear a short presentation from sponsoring PBC Chapter of American Society of Civil Engineers. Grades 2-8. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

STEAM Club: Animal Geography

Tequesta Branch
Around the World with animals, where do they live, what do they eat and more will be answered with interactive projects.  Ages 6-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/05

02/12

02/19

02/26
Around the World with animals, where do they live, what do they eat and more will be answered with interactive projects.  Ages 6-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Bilingual After-School Fun!

Diversión después de la escuela

Main Library
Miércoles, 05 de febrero, 
3:30 pm

Miércoles, 12 de febrero, 
3:30 pm

Miércoles, 19 de febrero, 
3:30 pm

Miércoles, 26 de febrero, 
3:30 pm

Play games, make crafts, and dance with kids your own age in this interactive and varied weekly activity! Edades 5 en adelante. Ages 5 & up. First come, first served. (60 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
02/05

02/12

02/19

02/26
Play games, make crafts, and dance with kids your own age in this interactive and varied weekly activity! Edades 5 en adelante. Ages 5 & up. First come, first served. (60 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
¡Disfrute de juegos, manualidades, y bailes con niños de su edad en esta actividad semanal interactiva y variada! Edades 5 en adelante. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
02/05
02/12
02/19
02/26

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