Activity Information
Feb 2019

What’s All That Jazz About? With Shenole Latimer

West Boca Branch
Jazz saxophonist Shenole Latimer leads young audiences through a highly interactive and entertaining presentation that will introduce them to the colorful and expressive American music known as jazz. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/08
Jazz saxophonist Shenole Latimer leads young audiences through a highly interactive and entertaining presentation that will introduce them to the colorful and expressive American music known as jazz. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Black Jupiter: Untold Stories

Jupiter Branch
A look at African-Americans in the Jupiter-Tequesta area since pioneer days, including the Limestone Creek community with Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum historian Josh Liller. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/08
A look at African-Americans in the Jupiter-Tequesta area since pioneer days, including the Limestone Creek community with Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum historian Josh Liller. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Romantic Comedy Matinee

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Popcorn provided. 
02/01"Book Club." ©Paramount Pictures. (124 min.)  PG-13 

02/08"Crazy Rich Asians." ©Warner Bros. (120 min.)  PG-13 

02/15"Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again." ©Universal Pictures. (114 min.)  PG-13 

02/22"Everything, Everything." ©Warner Bros. (96 min.)  PG-13 
Popcorn provided. 
Feb 2019

Free Tax Preparation With Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

Greenacres Branch
Earn $66,000 or less? Bring a valid photo ID, Social Security card, current tax documents, completed 2017 tax return and supporting materials for free tax preparation. First come, first served. (3 hr.) 
02/01

02/04

02/08

02/11

02/15

02/22

02/25
Earn $66,000 or less? Bring a valid photo ID, Social Security card, current tax documents, completed 2017 tax return and supporting materials for free tax preparation. First come, first served. (3 hr.) 
Feb 2019

Crafternoon

Tequesta Branch
Scan your family photos, bring up to 150 photos and a flash drive to save the digital images using our high-speed scanner. Register for a 15-minute session. Limit 10. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
02/08
Scan your family photos, bring up to 150 photos and a flash drive to save the digital images using our high-speed scanner. Register for a 15-minute session. Limit 10. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Movie & Snacks

Belle Glade Branch
"The Ernest Green Story." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (106 min.) Popcorn provided. Preregister. Not rated.
02/08
"The Ernest Green Story." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (106 min.) Popcorn provided. Preregister. Not rated.
Feb 2019

AARP Tax Help

Gardens Branch
Tax help for low & moderate incomes; Priority for ages 60 & older. Bring current tax documents and 2017’s completed tax returns. First come, first served.  (3.5 hr.) 
02/01

02/05

02/08

02/12

02/15

02/19

02/22

02/26
Tax help for low & moderate incomes; Priority for ages 60 & older. Bring current tax documents and 2017’s completed tax returns. First come, first served.  (3.5 hr.) 
Feb 2019

Tiny Tot Art: Art for Toddlers

Greenacres Branch
Little hands will show they care when they make Valentine’s Day cards for those they love! Ages 18-36 mos. (30 min.) Preregister. 
02/08
Little hands will show they care when they make Valentine’s Day cards for those they love! Ages 18-36 mos. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Introduction to Mahjong

Lantana Road Branch
Mahjong originated in China centuries ago. Curious to learn how to play the game? Join us for a fun introduction to this ancient tile game. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
02/08
Mahjong originated in China centuries ago. Curious to learn how to play the game? Join us for a fun introduction to this ancient tile game. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Oculus Rift Virtual Reality Experience

Belle Glade Branch
Explore, learn, create and play; immerse yourself in a 3-D environment! First come, first served. Preregister. 
02/08Ages 9 & up. (2 hr.) 

02/12Ages 9 & up. (90 min.) 

02/26Ages 9 & up. (90 min.) 
Explore, learn, create and play; immerse yourself in a 3-D environment! First come, first served. Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Hoopla

Glades Road Branch
Download movies, TV shows and more, all free with your library card. Lecture style demonstration. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/08
Download movies, TV shows and more, all free with your library card. Lecture style demonstration. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Preserving Your Family Heritage: Scanning Images

Royal Palm Beach Branch
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.
02/04

02/06

02/08
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.
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

What’s All That Jazz About? With Shenole Latimer

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Jazz saxophonist Shenole Latimer leads young audiences through a highly interactive and entertaining presentation that will introduce them to the colorful and expressive American music known as jazz. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/08
Jazz saxophonist Shenole Latimer leads young audiences through a highly interactive and entertaining presentation that will introduce them to the colorful and expressive American music known as jazz. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Write! Read! Critique!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Are you an aspiring writer looking for constructive feedback? Join us in this informal round-table discussion where participants share and improve their craft. (2.5 hr.) Preregister. 
02/08

02/22
Are you an aspiring writer looking for constructive feedback? Join us in this informal round-table discussion where participants share and improve their craft. (2.5 hr.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Getting to Know Family Tree Maker

Main Library
Mark Olsen will demonstrate the latest edition of the popular genealogy software, Family Tree Maker. Co-sponsored by the Genealogical Society of PBC.  (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/07
Mark Olsen will demonstrate the latest edition of the popular genealogy software, Family Tree Maker. Co-sponsored by the Genealogical Society of PBC.  (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Writers' Critique Workshop

Wellington Branch
Share, offer and accept constructive criticism to improve your fiction, nonfiction and poetry in a supportive atmosphere. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
02/07
Share, offer and accept constructive criticism to improve your fiction, nonfiction and poetry in a supportive atmosphere. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Pajama Story Time

Jupiter Branch
Our stories, songs, rhymes and activities will promote and encourage a love of literacy, learning and imagination. Ages 3-7. Space is limited. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
02/07

02/21
Our stories, songs, rhymes and activities will promote and encourage a love of literacy, learning and imagination. Ages 3-7. Space is limited. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
Feb 2019

Afrique: West African Dance Instruction

West Boynton Branch
Cardio meets culture in this beginning dance class presented by Afrique Ngozi Dance and Drum. Wear comfortable clothes and shoes. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/07
Cardio meets culture in this beginning dance class presented by Afrique Ngozi Dance and Drum. Wear comfortable clothes and shoes. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Harry Potter Book Night

Main Library
Wizards and muggles alike come celebrate all things Harry Potter! This Pottertastic night will be filled with games, activities, and snacks! Refreshments provided. Ages 7 & up. Space is limited. (2 hr.) 
02/07
Wizards and muggles alike come celebrate all things Harry Potter! This Pottertastic night will be filled with games, activities, and snacks! Refreshments provided. Ages 7 & up. Space is limited. (2 hr.) 
Feb 2019

Sit 'n' Stitch

Acreage Branch
Socialize while you crochet. Work on your current project and share ideas with new friends. Ages 9 & up. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
02/07
Socialize while you crochet. Work on your current project and share ideas with new friends. Ages 9 & up. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Reading Buddies

Belle Glade Branch
Children in grades K-5 work with a teen to improve their reading skills. (45 min.) Call to make an appointment.
02/07

02/21
Children in grades K-5 work with a teen to improve their reading skills. (45 min.) Call to make an appointment.
Feb 2019

Miss Carly's Crochet Class

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Learn the basics of crochet or show off your mad crochet skills and help out our newbies. Bring a size H, I, J or K hook and skein of worsted weight yarn. Ages 9 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/07 Cancelled

02/21
Learn the basics of crochet or show off your mad crochet skills and help out our newbies. Bring a size H, I, J or K hook and skein of worsted weight yarn. Ages 9 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

LEGO® Bricks

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/07
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Chinese Zodiac Charms

Wellington Branch
Learn about your Chinese zodiac and make a fun craft inspired by it. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
02/07
Learn about your Chinese zodiac and make a fun craft inspired by it. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
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

Chinese Zodiac Art

West Boynton Branch
Author Winslow Bud Johnson discusses a series of paintings by Chinese American artist Tiffany Chang. Uncover how the zodiac provides clues about personalities. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Wed, Jan 23. 
02/07
Author Winslow Bud Johnson discusses a series of paintings by Chinese American artist Tiffany Chang. Uncover how the zodiac provides clues about personalities. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Wed, Jan 23. 
Feb 2019

Adult Craft Club

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Have fun and relax creating a variety of craft projects! Theme varies by season and events. Limit 12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/07
Have fun and relax creating a variety of craft projects! Theme varies by season and events. Limit 12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Vegetarian Diets

Lantana Road Branch
Ms. Ada Medina-Solórzano, from UF/IFAS Extension PBC, provides information on these types of diets and health implications. Door prizes. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/07
Ms. Ada Medina-Solórzano, from UF/IFAS Extension PBC, provides information on these types of diets and health implications. Door prizes. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Create a Memory Page: Scrapbooking Fun

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Bring personal photos or memorabilia, we will provide the rest. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/07
Bring personal photos or memorabilia, we will provide the rest. Ages 16 & up. (90 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

Script in Hand Players Present "Conversations"

Glades Road Branch
A talented group of local actors perform three short humorous and bittersweet plays. Includes a talkback with the cast after the show. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/07
A talented group of local actors perform three short humorous and bittersweet plays. Includes a talkback with the cast after the show. (60 min.) Preregister. 
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

Art Painting

Tequesta Branch
Learn basic painting, composition, color mixing and drawing techniques. Materials provided (2 hr.) Preregister. 
02/07
Learn basic painting, composition, color mixing and drawing techniques. Materials provided (2 hr.) 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

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

Genealogy Help: One-On-One

Glades Road Branch
Want to learn about your family tree? (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
02/07

02/28
Want to learn about your family tree? (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
Feb 2019

Asistencia individualizada

(Book-A-Librarian, in Spanish)

Lantana Road Branch
Jueves, 07 de febrero, 
10:00 am

Jueves, 21 de febrero, 
10:00 am

¿Tiene dudas acerca del uso de computadoras o libros electrónicos? ¿Crear tu Curriculum Vitae? ¿Saber de los servicios bibliotecarios? Llama para hacer una cita! (30 min.) 
02/07

02/21
¿Tiene dudas acerca del uso de computadoras o libros electrónicos? ¿Crear tu Curriculum Vitae? ¿Saber de los servicios bibliotecarios? Llama para hacer una cita! (30 min.) 
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

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

Anime

Acreage Branch
If you like manga, anime, K-Drama, K-Pop, J-Pop, or cosplaying, then this is your chance to meet others just like you. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) 
02/06
If you like manga, anime, K-Drama, K-Pop, J-Pop, or cosplaying, then this is your chance to meet others just like you. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) 
Feb 2019

Teen Advisory Council (TAC)

Glades 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. Grades 6-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/06
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. Grades 6-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Paper Mosaics

Wellington Branch
Arrange pieces of paper to make a colorful masterpiece. Ages 12-17. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
02/06
Arrange pieces of paper to make a colorful masterpiece. Ages 12-17. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
Feb 2019

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Practice reading with licensed therapy dogs who can’t wait for you to read to them. Sign up for your 15 minutes with a furry listener. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
02/06

02/23
Practice reading with licensed therapy dogs who can’t wait for you to read to them. Sign up for your 15 minutes with a furry listener. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (2 hr.) 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.) 
Jan 2019

Writers' Workshop

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Sign up for this six-session workshop. Have a turn reading two pages of your work for critique by the group. Offer constructive criticism to other writers. Limit 15. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jan 07. 
01/16

02/06

02/20

03/06

03/20

04/03
Sign up for this six-session workshop. Have a turn reading two pages of your work for critique by the group. Offer constructive criticism to other writers. Limit 15. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jan 07. 
Feb 2019

Video Game Club

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Do you love playing video games? Meet with other video game enthusiasts and play the classics. Refreshments provided. Ages 8 & up. (60 min.) 
02/06
Do you love playing video games? Meet with other video game enthusiasts and play the classics. Refreshments provided. Ages 8 & up. (60 min.) 
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. 

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