Activity Information
Nov 2018

Chess Club

Lantana Road Branch
Basic game knowledge is required. (90 min.) Preregister. 
11/28
Basic game knowledge is required. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Diabetes Education

West Boynton Branch
Come for diabetes risk assessments, A1c tests (fasting not necessary), access to local educational resources, and free raffle prizes. Presented in partnership with the Diabetes Coalition of PBC. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
11/28
Come for diabetes risk assessments, A1c tests (fasting not necessary), access to local educational resources, and free raffle prizes. Presented in partnership with the Diabetes Coalition of PBC. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

English Exchange

Glades Road Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
11/07

11/14

11/28
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Nov 2018

Little Builders

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Play, make friends and have fun building with big bricks. Ages 2-5. Limit 20. (30 min.) Preregister. 
11/07

11/28
Play, make friends and have fun building with big bricks. Ages 2-5. Limit 20. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Fall Forest Stories

Wellington Branch
Enjoy autumn with bears, raccoons, foxes and more! Sing songs, listen to stories and make a craft! Ages 2-5. (45 min.) 
11/28
Enjoy autumn with bears, raccoons, foxes and more! Sing songs, listen to stories and make a craft! Ages 2-5. (45 min.) 
Nov 2018

Baby Sensory Playtime

West Boynton Branch
Stimulate your little one’s senses and encourage them to explore with various sensory playtime activities.  Ages 0-12. (40 min.) Preregister. 
11/28
Stimulate your little one’s senses and encourage them to explore with various sensory playtime activities.  Ages 0-12. (40 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Young and Restless Story Time

Glades Road Branch
Enjoy stories and songs just for little ones. Ages 9-23 mos. (30 min.) Preregister. 
11/28
Enjoy stories and songs just for little ones. Ages 9-23 mos. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

The Traveling Librarian Series: Cities of China

Lantana Road Branch
Join us throughout the year as we explore many parts of the United States and the world in this lecture series. (60 min.) Preregister. 
11/28Xi'an.

11/30Gui Lin.
Join us throughout the year as we explore many parts of the United States and the world in this lecture series. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

E-Magazines: RBdigital & Flipster

Gardens Branch
Learn how to read magazines online for free using RBdigital or Flipster and your library card. (60 min.) Preregister. 
11/28
Learn how to read magazines online for free using RBdigital or Flipster and your library card. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 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. (90 min.) 
11/07

11/14

11/21

11/28
The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. (90 min.) 
Nov 2018

Zumbini: Dance & Play Together!

Acreage Branch
Jump into these trendy physical, musical classes. Groove to world music in an upbeat environment for your little one and you. Ages 0-3. Space is limited. (45 min.) 
11/17

11/28
Jump into these trendy physical, musical classes. Groove to world music in an upbeat environment for your little one and you. Ages 0-3. Space is limited. (45 min.) 
Nov 2018

Book-A-Librarian

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Personalized attention in areas of computer and mobile devices, genealogy and online resources, to name a few. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
11/19

11/26

11/14

11/28
Personalized attention in areas of computer and mobile devices, genealogy and online resources, to name a few. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
Nov 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.
11/07

11/13

11/14

11/20

11/27

11/28

11/07
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.
Nov 2018

Tertulia literaria: "Los Informantes" de Juan Gabriel Vásquez

(Book Discussion, in Spanish)

Lantana Road Branch
Martes, 27 de noviembre, 
7:00 pm

Las copias están diponibles en el mostrador de consulta. Limite 10. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
11/27
Las copias están diponibles en el mostrador de consulta. Limite 10. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
Nov 2018

Line Dancing

Wellington Branch
Beginners and experienced line dancers will learn line dances to keep you movin' and groovin'. (60 min.) Preregister. 
11/27
Beginners and experienced line dancers will learn line dances to keep you movin' and groovin'. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Families Reading Together Pajama Story Time

Greenacres Branch
Wear your pajamas and listen to "Lola Plants a Garden," by Anna McQuinn. We will feast on more yummy books, music and crafts as we prepare to celebrate Thanksgiving! Ages 4-7. (45 min.) Preregister. 
11/27
Wear your pajamas and listen to "Lola Plants a Garden," by Anna McQuinn. We will feast on more yummy books, music and crafts as we prepare to celebrate Thanksgiving! Ages 4-7. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

English Exchange

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

11/13

11/27
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Nov 2018

Are You Bored? Game On!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Challenge your friends with board games, card games and puzzles. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up.
11/13 (90 min.) 

11/24 (2 hr.) 

11/27 (60 min.) 
Challenge your friends with board games, card games and puzzles. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up.
Nov 2018

Families Reading Together: "Lola Plants a Garden," by Anna McQuinn 

Belle Glade Branch
This annual event focuses on the importance of sharing books with children and encouraging them to read on their own. All ages. (45 min.) 
11/13

11/27
This annual event focuses on the importance of sharing books with children and encouraging them to read on their own. All ages. (45 min.) 
Nov 2018

Let's Play! Board Games & Puzzles

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Socialize over games and puzzles. Board games, both old and new, and puzzles will be provided, or bring your own. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up.
11/13 (90 min.) 

11/24 (2 hr.) 

11/27 (90 min.) 
Socialize over games and puzzles. Board games, both old and new, and puzzles will be provided, or bring your own. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up.
Nov 2018

Tai Chi

Lantana Road Branch
Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Certified instructor, Dr. Richard Paul Tsang. Limit 30. (60 min.) Preregister. 
11/13

11/27
Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Certified instructor, Dr. Richard Paul Tsang. Limit 30. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

STEM: Coding Basics

Belle Glade Branch
Create, play and learn simple coding through hands-on activities and games. Grades 5-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
11/27
Create, play and learn simple coding through hands-on activities and games. Grades 5-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Live Homework Help: Tutor.com

Belle Glade Branch
Learn about free online tutoring available through the library; feel free to come with homework. Grades K-12. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
11/13

11/27
Learn about free online tutoring available through the library; feel free to come with homework. Grades K-12. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
Nov 2018

Take a Stand Against Poverty

Lantana Road Branch
Ontario Johnson, from Pathways to Prosperity, presents on the realities of poverty in Palm Beach County while spreading awareness of CIRCLES® - a community driven approach to combating poverty and supporting families on their path to economic stability. (90 min.) Preregister. 
11/27
Ontario Johnson, from Pathways to Prosperity, presents on the realities of poverty in Palm Beach County while spreading awareness of CIRCLES® - a community driven approach to combating poverty and supporting families on their path to economic stability. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Beading Bonanza

West Boca Branch
Make jewelry from our huge collection of cool beads. Create something for yourself or something to give as a gift. Ages 6 & up. (60 min.) 
11/27
Make jewelry from our huge collection of cool beads. Create something for yourself or something to give as a gift. Ages 6 & up. (60 min.) 
Nov 2018

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

Acreage Branch
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs who can’t wait for you to read them a story. Grades K-5. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
11/06

11/13

11/27
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs who can’t wait for you to read them a story. Grades K-5. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
Nov 2018

STEAM Club

Wellington Branch
Use your science and engineering skills to design a balloon propelled car. Ages 5-12. Limit 50. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
11/27
Use your science and engineering skills to design a balloon propelled car. Ages 5-12. Limit 50. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
Nov 2018

Dementia & Alzheimers: How We Can Best Care for Our Loved Ones

Jupiter Branch
Learn about Alzheimer’s disease, related neurocognitive disorders as well as preventive strategies, and discuss the ways these disorders change communication. (90 min.) Preregister. 
11/27
Learn about Alzheimer’s disease, related neurocognitive disorders as well as preventive strategies, and discuss the ways these disorders change communication. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Read Together PBC Book Discussion: "Best. State. Ever.: A Florida Man Defends His Homeland," by Dave Barry

West Boca Branch
The Literacy Coalition of Palm Beach County is encouraging every adult in Palm Beach County to read the same book at the same time. Borrow a copy and attend a lively discussion featuring this year's selection! (90 min.) Preregister. 
11/27
The Literacy Coalition of Palm Beach County is encouraging every adult in Palm Beach County to read the same book at the same time. Borrow a copy and attend a lively discussion featuring this year's selection! (90 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Art for Adults

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Explore your artistic interests using different techniques and mediums, improve your skills and learn new ways to express yourself. Ages 16 & up. Limit 18. (90 min.) Preregister. 
11/20Color Theory.

11/27Open Studio.
Explore your artistic interests using different techniques and mediums, improve your skills and learn new ways to express yourself. Ages 16 & up. Limit 18. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Book Discussion: "The Hilltop," by Assaf Gavron 

Lantana Road Branch
Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) Preregister. 
11/27
Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

The Norton Museum of Art Presents Community Art Talk

Glades Road Branch
The Norton Museum of Art is undergoing a major expansion that opens next February. Learn about upcoming exhibitions and new community programs while enjoying an art project with Museum staff. (90 min.) Preregister. 
11/27
The Norton Museum of Art is undergoing a major expansion that opens next February. Learn about upcoming exhibitions and new community programs while enjoying an art project with Museum staff. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Book-A-Librarian

Belle Glade Branch
Personalized attention in areas of computer and mobile devices, genealogy and online resources, to name a few. Space is limited. First come, first served. (60 min.) Preregister. 
11/20

11/27
Personalized attention in areas of computer and mobile devices, genealogy and online resources, to name a few. Space is limited. First come, first served. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Hearing Loss, Hearing Aids & Tinnitus

West Boynton Branch
Presented by Shelly Minskey, AuD, FAA, Audiologist from Bethesda Health Center. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Tue, Oct 23. 
11/27
Presented by Shelly Minskey, AuD, FAA, Audiologist from Bethesda Health Center. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Tue, Oct 23. 
Nov 2018

Preserving Your Family Heritage: Scanning Images

Wellington 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.
11/27

11/28

11/29
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.
Nov 2018

English Exchange

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

11/13

11/27
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Nov 2018

Little Learners: Art Lab

Wellington Branch
Little hands explore the big world of art! Dress for a mess. Ages 3-5. Limit 40. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
11/13

11/27Little hands explore the big world of art! Dress for a mess.
Little hands explore the big world of art! Dress for a mess. Ages 3-5. Limit 40. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
Nov 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.
11/08

11/13

11/15

11/20

11/27

11/29
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.
Nov 2018

New Advances in Cochlear Implants & Hearing Technologies

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Learn about advances in cochlear implants. Dr. Adam will review candidacy, surgery, follow-up care, and how much improvement in hearing can be expected. (60 min.) Preregister. 
11/27
Learn about advances in cochlear implants. Dr. Adam will review candidacy, surgery, follow-up care, and how much improvement in hearing can be expected. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Baby Lapsit Special

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
There'll be music and moving, bubbles and balls, and so much more for itty bitty kiddies to enjoy! It's fun and free. Ages 4-12 mos. (30 min.) Preregister. 
11/27
There'll be music and moving, bubbles and balls, and so much more for itty bitty kiddies to enjoy! It's fun and free. Ages 4-12 mos. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

English Exchange

Wellington Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
11/05

11/12

11/26
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Nov 2018

Pokémon Club

Jupiter Branch
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. All ages. (60 min.) 
11/26
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. All ages. (60 min.) 
Nov 2018

LEGO® Bricks

Belle Glade Branch
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
11/26
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
Nov 2018

BeLeaf It or Not

West Boynton Branch
Why do leaves change colors in the Fall? Find out in the STEAM themed Art class. Ages 6-10. (45 min.) Preregister. 
11/26
Why do leaves change colors in the Fall? Find out in the STEAM themed Art class. Ages 6-10. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

From Book to Movie: "Wonderstruck: A Novel in Words and Pictures," by Brian Selznick 

Belle Glade Branch
Read the book that inspired the movie and share your thoughts with the group. Copies available in the children's services section. Snacks provided. Ages 9 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
11/26
Read the book that inspired the movie and share your thoughts with the group. Copies available in the children's services section. Snacks provided. Ages 9 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Dominoes

Gardens Branch
Learn the game and play. Refreshments provided. Ages 8 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
11/26
Learn the game and play. Refreshments provided. Ages 8 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

WLRN Presents: The South Florida History Project

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Producer Francesca de Onis-Tomlinson provides a behind the scenes look at this Emmy Award winning series of short films. Multiple films covering a variety of Sunshine State history will be screened. (90 min.) Preregister. 
11/26
Producer Francesca de Onis-Tomlinson provides a behind the scenes look at this Emmy Award winning series of short films. Multiple films covering a variety of Sunshine State history will be screened. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Brush Ink & Chinese Painting

West Boynton Branch
Experiment with a new 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, beginning Tue, Oct 23. 
11/26
Experiment with a new 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, beginning Tue, Oct 23. 

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