Activity Information
Feb 2019

Happy Valentine's Day!

Acreage Branch
Celebrate Valentine's Day with fun stories, a craft and decorate a sweet treat. Ages 5-9. (60 min.) 
02/14
Celebrate Valentine's Day with fun stories, a craft and decorate a sweet treat. Ages 5-9. (60 min.) 
Feb 2019

Valentine's Party

Wellington Branch
Games, music and crafts. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
02/14
Games, music and crafts. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
Feb 2019

Library Lovers' Treat

Belle Glade Branch
Make a chocolate fudge mug cake and share what your library means to you. Grades 5-12. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/14
Make a chocolate fudge mug cake and share what your library means to you. Grades 5-12. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

English Exchange

Gardens Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/07

02/14

02/21

02/28
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Adult Coloring Club

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Coloring pages and materials provided, or bring your own coloring book.  
02/14
Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Coloring pages and materials provided, or bring your own coloring book.  
Feb 2019

Book Discussion: "Library Book," by Susan Orlean 

West Boynton Branch
(60 min.) Preregister, beginning Wed, Jan 23. 
02/14
(60 min.) Preregister, beginning Wed, Jan 23. 
Feb 2019

Jason Colannino in Concert

Glades Road Branch
Singer and guitarist performs selections from an impressive repertoire of folk, pop and rock songs. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/14
Singer and guitarist performs selections from an impressive repertoire of folk, pop and rock songs. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Gene Hackman Film Festival

West Boca Branch
This actor has won two Academy Awards and been nominated for three others over a career that has spanned five decades.  
02/07"Get Shorty." ©Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc. (105 min.) 

02/14"The Birdcage." ©Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc. (117 min.) 

02/21"Mississippi Burning." ©Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc. (125 min.) 

02/28"The Royal Tenenbaums." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (110 min.) 
This actor has won two Academy Awards and been nominated for three others over a career that has spanned five decades.  
Feb 2019

PBS Documentary

Lantana Road Branch
"Zora's Roots: The Life of Zora Neale Hurston." ©Eagle Productions. (60 min.) Preregister. Shown with permission. Not rated.
02/14
"Zora's Roots: The Life of Zora Neale Hurston." ©Eagle Productions. (60 min.) Preregister. Shown with permission. Not rated.
Feb 2019

English Exchange

Acreage Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/07

02/14

02/21

02/28
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Book-A-Librarian

Gardens Branch
One-on-one technology training for computers, tablets, e-readers and phones. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
02/05

02/05

02/06

02/06

02/07

02/07

02/12

02/12

02/13

02/13

02/14

02/14

02/19

02/19

02/20

02/20

02/21

02/21

02/26

02/26

02/27

02/27

02/28

02/28
One-on-one technology training for computers, tablets, e-readers and phones. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
Feb 2019

Valentine’s Day Celebration

West Boynton Branch
Bring a little love and enjoy fun Valentine games and activities. Make a special craft to give to your family or friends. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/14
Bring a little love and enjoy fun Valentine games and activities. Make a special craft to give to your family or friends. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

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. 
02/07

02/14

02/21

02/28
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. 
Feb 2019

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. (4 hr.) 
02/07

02/08

02/14

02/15

02/21

02/22

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. (4 hr.) 
Feb 2019

Birding 101

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Green Cay naturalist Jessica Andreasen will teach you how to identify birds and give a birding tour outside the library. Binoculars will be available. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/14
Green Cay naturalist Jessica Andreasen will teach you how to identify birds and give a birding tour outside the library. Binoculars will be available. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Boogie Woogie Time!

Loula V. York Branch
Children and their parents are invited for music and movement, a simple story and craft! Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/07Celebrate Love & Friendship I.

02/14Celebrate Love & Friendship II.

02/28Kindness Matters II.
Children and their parents are invited for music and movement, a simple story and craft! Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Friendship Circle

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Meet other intellectually-disabled young adults and work on skill-building projects in a supportive, encouraging environment. Parents/caregivers must attend. Ages 18-24. Limit 20. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/14
Meet other intellectually-disabled young adults and work on skill-building projects in a supportive, encouraging environment. Parents/caregivers must attend. Ages 18-24. Limit 20. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Book Discussion: "Dreams From My Father," by Barack Obama 

Wellington Branch
Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/13
Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Backyard Pests or Butterfly Gardnening

Gardens Branch
Members choose the topic to discuss with Master Gardner Brian Forchheimer. Q&A session to follow. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/13
Members choose the topic to discuss with Master Gardner Brian Forchheimer. Q&A session to follow. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

English Exchange

Lantana Road Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
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.) 
Feb 2019

Upcycled Paper Flowers

Glades Road Branch
Recycle old books into beautiful works of art. Ages 11-17. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/13
Recycle old books into beautiful works of art. Ages 11-17. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

So You Want to Be a Vlogger: Getting Started

Wellington Branch
Becoming a popular video star is a difficult task. This activity provides information on platforms, topics and things you need to know before you start filming. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
02/13
Becoming a popular video star is a difficult task. This activity provides information on platforms, topics and things you need to know before you start filming. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
Feb 2019

Share the Love: Valentine's Day Eve Extravaganza!

Loula V. York Branch
Children, teens and families are invited to make special cards and gifts for their valentines! Refreshments provided. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/13
Children, teens and families are invited to make special cards and gifts for their valentines! Refreshments provided. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Teen Advisory Board (TAB)

Hagen Ranch Road 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 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/13
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 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Black History Trivia

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Are you a know-it-all? Come test your skills with a rousing game of trivia. All ages. Refreshments provided. (60 min.) 
02/13
Are you a know-it-all? Come test your skills with a rousing game of trivia. All ages. Refreshments provided. (60 min.) 
Feb 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. 
02/13
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. Snacks provided. Ages 7 & up. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Make & Take Valentine's Day Cards

Greenacres Branch
Stop in and make a card for your friend, parent, teacher or secret crush. All supplies provided. All ages. (45 min.) 
02/13
Stop in and make a card for your friend, parent, teacher or secret crush. All supplies provided. All ages. (45 min.) 
Feb 2019

Happy Valentine's Day

Glades Road Branch
Fill your heart with fun stories, songs, a craft and a film. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/13
Fill your heart with fun stories, songs, a craft and a film. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

U.S. Presidents Trivia

Belle Glade Branch
Play individually or as a team.  Refreshments provided. Ages 5-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/13
Play individually or as a team.  Refreshments provided. Ages 5-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

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 for all or part of the time. Snacks provided. Ages 16 & up. (3.5 hr.) 
02/06

02/13

02/20

02/27
The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. Drop in for all or part of the time. Snacks provided. Ages 16 & up. (3.5 hr.) 
Feb 2019

Valentine's Scratch Art Cards

Lantana Road Branch
Scratch and reveal or make a card for the one you secretly admire. Ages 5 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/13
Scratch and reveal or make a card for the one you secretly admire. Ages 5 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

STEAM Club

Tequesta Branch
DNA Discovery. Ages 6-10. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/06Double Helix.

02/13Strawberry Extraction.
DNA Discovery. Ages 6-10. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Chess Club

West Boynton Branch
Challenge your friends to a friendly game of chess. Basic game knowledge is required. Ages 8-12. (60 min.) 
02/06

02/13

02/20

02/27
Challenge your friends to a friendly game of chess. Basic game knowledge is required. Ages 8-12. (60 min.) 
Feb 2019

Heart-to-Heart Valentine

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Enjoy fun Valentine’s Day stories and decorate a yummy treat. Snacks provided. Ages 4-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/13
Enjoy fun Valentine’s Day stories and decorate a yummy treat. Snacks provided. Ages 4-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Weave It!

Wellington Branch
Choose a shape and learn how to weave it. Ages 5-12. Limit 25. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
02/13
Choose a shape and learn how to weave it. Ages 5-12. Limit 25. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
Feb 2019

Valentine Photo Booth

Lantana Road Branch
Show your love by visiting our photo booth to create and email a digital card for your loved ones. All ages welcome! Email address required. First come, first served. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
02/13
Show your love by visiting our photo booth to create and email a digital card for your loved ones. All ages welcome! Email address required. First come, first served. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Meet the Author: Manny Luftglass

Greenacres Branch
The author of "The Florida Flea Market Book for Vendors and Shoppers" will discuss his book and the variety of flea market opportunities in South Florida. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/13
The author of "The Florida Flea Market Book for Vendors and Shoppers" will discuss his book and the variety of flea market opportunities in South Florida. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

English Exchange

Jupiter 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 2019

Writers LIVE! Presents: Carla Neggers

West Boca Branch
New York Times best-selling author of more than 75 novels, Carla Neggers, will discuss the latest installment in the "Sharpe and Donovan" series, “Impostor’s Lure.” Books available for purchase. A book signing will follow. Preregistration begins Fri, Jan 25, 10:00 am, by phone, in person or online at www.pbclibrary.org/writers-live-2019. (60 min.)
02/13
New York Times best-selling author of more than 75 novels, Carla Neggers, will discuss the latest installment in the "Sharpe and Donovan" series, “Impostor’s Lure.” Books available for purchase. A book signing will follow. Preregistration begins Fri, Jan 25, 10:00 am, by phone, in person or online at www.pbclibrary.org/writers-live-2019. (60 min.)
Feb 2019

Adult Coloring Club

Club de colorear para adultos

Main Library
Miércoles, 13 de febrero, 
2:00 pm

Miércoles, 27 de febrero, 
2:00 pm

Coloring pages and materials provided, or bring your own coloring book. (90 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
02/13

02/27
Coloring pages and materials provided, or bring your own coloring book. (90 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
Hojas y lapices de colorear serán proveidos. (90 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
02/13
02/27
Feb 2019

Advanced Email

Gardens Branch
Is your email inbox overflowing? Learn how to organize your email and be more productive. Based on the book "Getting Things Done," by David Allen. Preregister. 
02/13

02/21
Is your email inbox overflowing? Learn how to organize your email and be more productive. Based on the book "Getting Things Done," by David Allen. Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Encore PBC: Community Education Series

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Encore PBC offers mid-life adults the opportunity to use their life and work experience in new careers, paid and unpaid, to improve their communities. A six session series. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/06Rosemary Nixon discusses connecting Boomers to work and volunteer opportunities. Preregister. 

02/13Christine Catoggio explores navigating your next chapter. Preregister. 

02/20Anne Goldberg presents "Living Happy, It's a Choice". Tools for a happier you. Preregister. 

02/27Rosemary Nixon presents "How Do I Find New Work After 50?" Preregister. 

03/06Sheila Finkelstein discusses connecting with family/friends through technology. Preregister. 

03/13James Cassidy offers a holistic approach to wellness: mind, body, and soul. Preregister. 
Encore PBC offers mid-life adults the opportunity to use their life and work experience in new careers, paid and unpaid, to improve their communities. A six session series. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

cloudLibrary Demonstration

Glades Road Branch
Learn more about our new e-book app, cloudLibrary. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
02/06

02/13

02/20

02/27
Learn more about our new e-book app, cloudLibrary. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
Feb 2019

Crochet for Beginners

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Learn about tools and materials, some basic stitches, and how to read a pattern while working on a crocheted cell phone case. Materials provided. Limit 8. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
02/13
Learn about tools and materials, some basic stitches, and how to read a pattern while working on a crocheted cell phone case. Materials provided. Limit 8. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

English Exchange

Royal Palm Beach 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 2019

Adult Coloring Club

West Boynton Branch
Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Coloring pages and materials provided, or bring your own coloring book. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Wed, Jan 23. 
02/13
Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Coloring pages and materials provided, or bring your own coloring book. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Wed, Jan 23. 
Feb 2019

English Exchange

Glades Road Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
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.) 
Feb 2019

Chair Yoga

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Learn relaxation methods and exercise with certified Kripalu yoga instructor Carol Dias. Bring water and wear comfortable clothing. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/13 Cancelled
Learn relaxation methods and exercise with certified Kripalu yoga instructor Carol Dias. Bring water and wear comfortable clothing. (60 min.) Preregister. 

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