Activity Information
Dec 2018

Bungee Buggie Bracelets

West Boynton Branch
Fabricate a buggie-inspired bracelet out of hardware and bungee cords. Ages 10 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/13
Fabricate a buggie-inspired bracelet out of hardware and bungee cords. Ages 10 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Bungee Buggie Bracelets

West Boynton Branch
Fabricate a buggie-inspired bracelet out of hardware and bungee cords. Ages 10 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/13
Fabricate a buggie-inspired bracelet out of hardware and bungee cords. Ages 10 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

LEGO® Bricks

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Imagine, build and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
12/13
Imagine, build and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Wintry Wonders: 3D Snowflakes

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Bring the “chill” to sunny South Florida by making decorative 3D snowflakes. All supplies will be provided. Ages 7-11. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/13
Bring the “chill” to sunny South Florida by making decorative 3D snowflakes. All supplies will be provided. Ages 7-11. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Fun Holiday Card

Belle Glade Branch
Creative greeting cards for family and friends. All ages. (45 min.) 
12/13
Creative greeting cards for family and friends. All ages. (45 min.) 
Dec 2018

Kids Craft: Decoupage

West Boca Branch
Learn the art of decoupage and decorate your own wooden bank to start saving your pennies or to give to someone special. Ages 7 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/13
Learn the art of decoupage and decorate your own wooden bank to start saving your pennies or to give to someone special. Ages 7 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Glitter Soap

Wellington Branch
Make some glittery soap to give as a gift or to keep for yourself! Ages 5-12. Limit 25. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
12/13
Make some glittery soap to give as a gift or to keep for yourself! Ages 5-12. Limit 25. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
Dec 2018

Book Discussion: "The Woman in Black," by Susan Hill 

West Boynton Branch
(60 min.) Preregister. 
12/13
(60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

DIY Online Resources

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
From crafting to basic plumbing concepts, DIY (Do-It-Yourself) can save you money, but where do you find clear instructions? Attend this lecture to find out! (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/13
From crafting to basic plumbing concepts, DIY (Do-It-Yourself) can save you money, but where do you find clear instructions? Attend this lecture to find out! (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Learn how to use mindfulness and meditation to manage stress in the workplace and at home. Facilitated by Jim Bandler. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/13
Learn how to use mindfulness and meditation to manage stress in the workplace and at home. Facilitated by Jim Bandler. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Sandra Bullock Film Festival

West Boca Branch
Enjoy these films featuring “America’s sweetheart,” Academy Award-winning actress Sandra Bullock. 
12/06"Infamous." ©Warner Bros. (118 min.) 

12/13"The Proposal." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (107 min.)  PG-13 

12/20"The Blind Side." ©Warner Bros. (128 min.)  PG-13 

12/27"Ocean's 8." ©Warner Bros. (120 min.)  PG-13 
Enjoy these films featuring “America’s sweetheart,” Academy Award-winning actress Sandra Bullock. 
Dec 2018

A Cappella for the Holidays

Glades Road Branch
Enjoy "Women of Note" performing winter holiday music in four-part a cappella barbershop style. (45 min.) Preregister. 
12/13
Enjoy "Women of Note" performing winter holiday music in four-part a cappella barbershop style. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Holiday Craft Extravangza

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Get ready for the holidays with ribbons, glitter, sequins, pine cones and felt. Make three crafts for your home or for gift giving. Refreshments provided. Ages 16 & up. Limit 25. (90 min.) Preregister. 
12/13
Get ready for the holidays with ribbons, glitter, sequins, pine cones and felt. Make three crafts for your home or for gift giving. Refreshments provided. Ages 16 & up. Limit 25. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

English Exchange

Acreage Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
12/06

12/13

12/20
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Book Discussion: "The Woman in the Window," by A.J. Finn 

Greenacres Branch
Join in a lively discussion. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/13
Join in a lively discussion. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

English Exchange

Belle Glade Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. Limit 10. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
12/06

12/13

12/20
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. Limit 10. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
Dec 2018

Intro to Tai Chi for Balance

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 30. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/06

12/13
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 30. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Introduction to the Foundation Grants to Individuals Online Resource

Lantana Road Branch
Searchable online resource devoted to foundations that provide funding for individuals, including educational, arts and cultural support. Limit 7. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/13
Searchable online resource devoted to foundations that provide funding for individuals, including educational, arts and cultural support. Limit 7. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Toddler Time

Lantana Road Branch
Songs, dancing, stories, bubbles, and toys. Get your wiggles out! Ages 1-2. (45 min.) Preregister. 
12/06

12/13

12/20
Songs, dancing, stories, bubbles, and toys. Get your wiggles out! Ages 1-2. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Genealogy Help: One-On-One

Glades Road Branch
Want to learn about your family tree? (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
12/06

12/13
Want to learn about your family tree? (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
Dec 2018

Book-A-Librarian

Gardens Branch
Book an appointment for a one-on-one technology training or e-reader session with a library staff member. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
12/06

12/13

12/20
Book an appointment for a one-on-one technology training or e-reader session with a library staff member. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
Dec 2018

Tech Talk: One-On-One

Glades Road Branch
We can help you improve your computer skills, as well as assist you in becoming more familiar with your tablet, smartphone, or e-reader. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
12/04

12/06

12/11

12/13

12/18

12/27
We can help you improve your computer skills, as well as assist you in becoming more familiar with your tablet, smartphone, or e-reader. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
Dec 2018

Boogie Woogie Time!

Loula V. York Branch
Music and movement for our youngest members and their parents! Ages 3-6. (45 min.) Preregister. 
12/06Celebrate Peace.

12/13Celebrate Love!

12/20Celebrate Joy!
Music and movement for our youngest members and their parents! Ages 3-6. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

English Exchange

Lantana Road Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
12/05

12/12
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Dec 2018

Book Discussion: "The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks," by Rebecca Skloot 

Wellington Branch
Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/12
Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Adult Coloring Club

Acreage Branch
Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Coloring pages and materials provided, or bring your own coloring book. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
12/12
Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Coloring pages and materials provided, or bring your own coloring book. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Holiday Soap-Making

Glades Road Branch
Learn how to make your very own melt and pour glycerin soaps. Grades 6-12. (90 min.) Preregister. 
12/12
Learn how to make your very own melt and pour glycerin soaps. Grades 6-12. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

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. Snacks provided. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) 
12/05

12/12

12/19
The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. Snacks provided. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) 
Dec 2018

Family Cookie Night

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
'Tis the season to decorate cookies! We will supply the cookies, frosting and decorations; you supply the holiday spirit and creativity. Ages 8 & up. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
12/12
'Tis the season to decorate cookies! We will supply the cookies, frosting and decorations; you supply the holiday spirit and creativity. Ages 8 & up. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
Dec 2018

Is It Unconstitutional? The Case of the Scarlet Tag

Lantana Road Branch
Attorneys from the PBC Bar Association will explore the courts and the Constitution through a case study. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/12
Attorneys from the PBC Bar Association will explore the courts and the Constitution through a case study. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Chess Club

West Boynton Branch
Basic game knowledge is required. Ages 8-12. (60 min.) 
12/05

12/12

12/19
Basic game knowledge is required. Ages 8-12. (60 min.) 
Dec 2018

Too Good: Bonding & Relationships

Gardens Branch
Learn the importance of bonding and relationships. Session four of the "Too Good" series. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
12/12
Learn the importance of bonding and relationships. Session four of the "Too Good" series. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Pokémon Club

Wellington Branch
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. Ages 5-12. Limit 25. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
12/12
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. Ages 5-12. Limit 25. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
Dec 2018

Small Business Development Center (SBDC): Responding to Government Solicitations

Gardens Branch
Government Contracting (PTAC) seminar, learn to develop marketing techniques, search for proposal opportunities, and construct a winning bid (RFP/RFQ). (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/12
Government Contracting (PTAC) seminar, learn to develop marketing techniques, search for proposal opportunities, and construct a winning bid (RFP/RFQ). (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Spanish in Practice: Intermediate

Lantana Road Branch
Practice speaking Spanish in conversations about food, travel, news and more. Intermediate knowledge of the language is required. (90 min.) Preregister. 
12/12

12/19
Practice speaking Spanish in conversations about food, travel, news and more. Intermediate knowledge of the language is required. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Will Shortz, Puzzle Master, Knows a "bisl" Yiddish

Greenacres Branch
The Yiddish word for "puzzle" is "trefshpil." Join humorist and freelance writer Marjorie Gottlieb Wolfe as she examines Yiddish words used in crosswords. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/12
The Yiddish word for "puzzle" is "trefshpil." Join humorist and freelance writer Marjorie Gottlieb Wolfe as she examines Yiddish words used in crosswords. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Folded Book Sculpture

Jupiter Branch
Upcycle those old books as we learn to transform them into works of art by just folding the pages. Materials provided, or bring your own book. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
12/12
Upcycle those old books as we learn to transform them into works of art by just folding the pages. Materials provided, or bring your own book. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

The Way Off-Broadway Players

West Boca Branch
Theater Voices returns to present their highly entertaining Jewish Human Comedy: More Jewish Humor. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/12
Theater Voices returns to present their highly entertaining Jewish Human Comedy: More Jewish Humor. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

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. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
12/04

12/05

12/12

12/18

12/05

12/12
Book an appointment for a one-on-one technology training or e-reader session with a library staff member. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
Dec 2018

Understanding Weight Loss Surgery

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Join Srinivas Kaza, a board-certified surgeon and the Director of Robotic, Bariatric and Minimally Invasive Surgery at Wellington Regional Medical Center. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/12 Cancelled
Join Srinivas Kaza, a board-certified surgeon and the Director of Robotic, Bariatric and Minimally Invasive Surgery at Wellington Regional Medical Center. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

English Exchange

Glades Road Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
12/05

12/12
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Dec 2018

Baby Bells

Gardens Branch
Jingle-along with rhymes, songs and movement activities just for babies. Ages 3-12 mos. Space is limited. (30 min.) Preregister. 
12/12
Jingle-along with rhymes, songs and movement activities just for babies. Ages 3-12 mos. Space is limited. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Little Picassos Special: Gingerbread

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
It's a special edition of Little Picassos! We'll read and rhyme about the Gingerbread Man. We'll also make a paper gingerbread person so come ready to glue. Ages 2-4. (30 min.) Preregister. 
12/12
It's a special edition of Little Picassos! We'll read and rhyme about the Gingerbread Man. We'll also make a paper gingerbread person so come ready to glue. Ages 2-4. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Baby Lapsit

West Boynton Branch
Practice early literacy skills by singing songs and playing with your child using a variety of toys suited for the youngest ones! Ages 0-12 mos. (30 min.) Preregister. 
12/12
Practice early literacy skills by singing songs and playing with your child using a variety of toys suited for the youngest ones! Ages 0-12 mos. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

English Exchange

Loula V. York Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. Limit 10. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
12/05 (2 hr.) 

12/12 (2 hr.) 

12/19 (2 hr.) 
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. Limit 10. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
Dec 2018

Tickle Me Tunes

Lantana Road Branch
Songs, books, bubbles, and toys to share with your little one. Ages 3-12 mos. (45 min.) Preregister. 
12/05

12/12

12/19
Songs, books, bubbles, and toys to share with your little one. Ages 3-12 mos. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

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.) 
12/05

12/12

12/19

12/26
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.) 
Dec 2018

Tiny Tots

West Boynton Branch
Movement and finger plays for our tiny tots. Ages 13-23 mos. (30 min.) Preregister. 
12/12
Movement and finger plays for our tiny tots. Ages 13-23 mos. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Sherlock Holmes Mystery Club

West Boynton Branch
The game’s afoot with facilitator Dick Smolen and other Sherlock fans for films and discussions of the renowned literary detective. (90 min.) 
12/11
The game’s afoot with facilitator Dick Smolen and other Sherlock fans for films and discussions of the renowned literary detective. (90 min.) 

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