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Activity Information
Jun 2018

LEGO® Block Party

Greenacres Branch
Get creative and have fun building with our LEGO® collection. Jumbo blocks are available for smaller hands.  Ages 3-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
06/30
Get creative and have fun building with our LEGO® collection. Jumbo blocks are available for smaller hands.  Ages 3-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Summer Tunes

Lantana Road Branch
Join our library band. Create your own instrument from recycled materials. Each day will be a different adventure through music. Ages 3-6. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
06/16Rainstick Palooza.

06/30Banjo Jamboree.
Join our library band. Create your own instrument from recycled materials. Each day will be a different adventure through music. Ages 3-6. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Summercise: "Good Morning Yoga: A Pose-By-Pose Wake up Story," by Mariam Gates 

Belle Glade Branch
Bring a mat or towel to practice some poses with your child as we read the story. Ages 3-6. (45 min.) 
06/30
Bring a mat or towel to practice some poses with your child as we read the story. Ages 3-6. (45 min.) 
Jun 2018

Fun With Coding

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Learn to code with Coder Dojo mentors! 15 laptops will be provided; personal laptops are also allowed. Parents must remain with children during activity. Ages 7 & up. Limit 20. (90 min.) Preregister. 
06/30
Learn to code with Coder Dojo mentors! 15 laptops will be provided; personal laptops are also allowed. Parents must remain with children during activity. Ages 7 & up. Limit 20. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Can You Make Soup out of a Stone?

Acreage Branch
Experience the story of hungry travelers, suspicious villagers and the lesson of sharing. Then play a game and help us make real "stone soup" to drink! Snacks provided. Ages 4-8. (60 min.) 
06/29
Experience the story of hungry travelers, suspicious villagers and the lesson of sharing. Then play a game and help us make real "stone soup" to drink! Snacks provided. Ages 4-8. (60 min.) 
Jun 2018

Afternoon Crafts

West Boca Branch
Stop in the story time room for a casual craft time. A variety of simple crafts will be available. Ages 3-9. (60 min.) 
06/29
Stop in the story time room for a casual craft time. A variety of simple crafts will be available. Ages 3-9. (60 min.) 
Jun 2018

Kids Wii U Gaming & More

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Bored of staying home and watching TV? Play some of your favorite Wii U and board games with your friends.  Ages 7-11. (60 min.) Preregister. 
06/29
Bored of staying home and watching TV? Play some of your favorite Wii U and board games with your friends.  Ages 7-11. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Seashell Art

Jupiter Branch
Decorate seashells with a SPLASH of creativity! Ages 5-10. (45 min.) Preregister. 
06/29
Decorate seashells with a SPLASH of creativity! Ages 5-10. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

STEAM Club

Wellington Branch
Explore the science of sound as we create vibrant drums.  Ages 5-12. Limit 25. (45 min.) Preregister. 
06/29
Explore the science of sound as we create vibrant drums.  Ages 5-12. Limit 25. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Retro Movie Series

Lantana Road Branch
Classics from the '80s and '90s. Snacks provided. Ages 8 & up. Preregister. 
06/08"Raiders of the Lost Ark." ©Paramount Pictures. (115 min.)  PG 

06/15"The NeverEnding Story." ©Warner Bros. (94 min.)  PG 

06/22"Back to the Future." ©Universal Pictures. (116 min.)  PG 

06/29"Labyrinth." ©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (101 min.)  PG 
Classics from the '80s and '90s. Snacks provided. Ages 8 & up. Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Music Science

Main Library
Learn about the science behind music and musical instruments in this interactive upcycle make and take program! All ages. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
06/15

06/29
Learn about the science behind music and musical instruments in this interactive upcycle make and take program! All ages. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
Jun 2018

Tater Tot Art: Art for Toddlers

Greenacres Branch
Join us for a special art class designed specifically for little hands. Dress to get messy!  Ages 18-36 mos. (30 min.) Preregister. 
06/29
Join us for a special art class designed specifically for little hands. Dress to get messy!  Ages 18-36 mos. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Kindergarten Readiness

Preparación de kindergarten

Lantana Road Branch
Viernes, 08 de junio, 
10:30 am

Viernes, 15 de junio, 
10:30 am

Viernes, 22 de junio, 
10:30 am

Viernes, 29 de junio, 
10:30 am

We focus on the skills to know before entering kindergarten. It is recommended to attend all weekly sessions. Edades 4-5. Cupo limitado. Ages 4-5. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
06/08

06/15

06/22

06/29
We focus on the skills to know before entering kindergarten. It is recommended to attend all weekly sessions. Edades 4-5. Cupo limitado. Ages 4-5. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
Clases centradas en habilidades necesarias para entrar en Kindergarten. Requiere asistencia a ocho clases. Edades 4-5. Cupo limitado. (90 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
06/08
06/15
06/22
06/29
Jun 2018

Special Edition Preschool Reading Café

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Bring your family to practice basic restaurant skills by ordering picture books from our menu, and then read them together while enjoying a light snack. Snacks provided. Ages 3-6. Limit 25. (45 min.) Preregister. 
06/29
Bring your family to practice basic restaurant skills by ordering picture books from our menu, and then read them together while enjoying a light snack. Snacks provided. Ages 3-6. Limit 25. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Teen Trivia

Acreage Branch
We'll cover topics from cartoons to Cleopatra and fandom to physics! Team up with friends and battle to be the best! Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) 
06/28
We'll cover topics from cartoons to Cleopatra and fandom to physics! Team up with friends and battle to be the best! Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) 
Jun 2018

Career Transitions

Wellington Branch
Enhance your job search, write an effective résumé and cover letter or explore a new career path! (2 hr.) Preregister. 
06/28
Enhance your job search, write an effective résumé and cover letter or explore a new career path! (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Learn to Play: Pokémon Trading Card Game (TCG)

Jupiter Branch
Admit it! You've been wanting to learn how to play Pokémon TCG. Learn the basics of different games throughout the summer. Ages 7 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
06/28
Admit it! You've been wanting to learn how to play Pokémon TCG. Learn the basics of different games throughout the summer. Ages 7 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

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. (60 min.) Preregister. 
06/12

06/13

06/14

06/19

06/20

06/21

06/26

06/27

06/28
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. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Fire Safety for Kids

West Boynton Branch
Learn about fire safety and maybe see a PBC Fire Rescue truck if there is no emergency. Ages 4 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
06/28
Learn about fire safety and maybe see a PBC Fire Rescue truck if there is no emergency. Ages 4 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Get Water Wise!

Glades Road Branch
Ms. Diane and her wise friend, Josh the Otter, from the Drowning Prevention Coalition, bring an interactive and fun-filled experience for the entire family.  Ages 5 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
06/28
Ms. Diane and her wise friend, Josh the Otter, from the Drowning Prevention Coalition, bring an interactive and fun-filled experience for the entire family.  Ages 5 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Beaded Daisy Chain

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Embrace your inner flower child while you learn how to make a basic daisy bead weaving chain. Materials provided.  Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) Preregister. 
06/28
Embrace your inner flower child while you learn how to make a basic daisy bead weaving chain. Materials provided.  Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Small Business Development Center (SBDC): How to Be Certified as a Disadvantaged, Minority, or Women Owned Business

Greenacres Branch
Government Contracting - Understand the options to become a certified supplier with a County, State or Federal Agency. Call the SBDC at 954-762-5235 to preregister. 
06/28
Government Contracting - Understand the options to become a certified supplier with a County, State or Federal Agency. Call the SBDC at 954-762-5235 to preregister. 
Jun 2018

Stories for Your Ears

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Listen to a wide sampling of podcasts ranging from fiction to nonfiction, with an activity or craft to match each theme. Ages 8-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
06/14Why Do Cats Purr?

06/28"The Unexplainable Disappearance of Mars Patel."
Listen to a wide sampling of podcasts ranging from fiction to nonfiction, with an activity or craft to match each theme. Ages 8-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Backgammon

Lantana Road Branch
Backgammon fans unite to practice strategy skills with other players. Basic game knowledge is required. (90 min.) Preregister. 
06/28
Backgammon fans unite to practice strategy skills with other players. Basic game knowledge is required. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Reading Circle & Book Swap

Belle Glade Branch
Share what you are reading and favorite books with other teens. Exchange gently used copies and discover new books to take home. Snacks provided. Grades 5-12. (60 min.) 
06/28
Share what you are reading and favorite books with other teens. Exchange gently used copies and discover new books to take home. Snacks provided. Grades 5-12. (60 min.) 
Jun 2018

English Exchange

Acreage Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
06/07

06/14

06/21

06/28
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Tween Tech Thursday

Main Library
We are breaking out some exciting tech for our tweens! Explore circuits, bots, and other tech toys. Ages 8-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
06/07LEGO® Engineering: power up your engineering skills!

06/14Tech Toys: a hands-on experience with the latest gadgets.

06/21"Minecraft" Crafternoon: create with other Minecrafters!

06/28Tech Toys: a hands-on experience with the latest gadgets.
We are breaking out some exciting tech for our tweens! Explore circuits, bots, and other tech toys. Ages 8-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

LEGO® Bricks

Acreage Branch
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-12. (90 min.) 
06/28
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-12. (90 min.) 
Jun 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.) 
06/07

06/14

06/21

06/28
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. Limit 10. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
Jun 2018

Outdoor Painting: Stencil Art

Belle Glade Branch
Use stencils, crayons and paint to create one-of-a-kind artwork. Dress to get messy. All ages. (60 min.) 
06/28
Use stencils, crayons and paint to create one-of-a-kind artwork. Dress to get messy. All ages. (60 min.) 
Jun 2018

Camp LVY

Loula V. York Branch
Stories and creative activities for children. 6/05, 6/07: Drum Roll I. 6/12, 6/14: Drum Roll II. 6/19, 6/21: All That Jazz I. 6/26, 6/28: All That Jazz II. Grades K-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
06/05

06/07

06/12

06/12

06/14

06/19

06/19

06/21

06/26

06/26

06/28
Stories and creative activities for children. 6/05, 6/07: Drum Roll I. 6/12, 6/14: Drum Roll II. 6/19, 6/21: All That Jazz I. 6/26, 6/28: All That Jazz II. Grades K-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 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.
06/05

06/07

06/12

06/14

06/19

06/21

06/26

06/28
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.
Jun 2018

Discover Axis 360

West Boynton Branch
Access and download e-books and audiobooks from Axis 360. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
06/28
Access and download e-books and audiobooks from Axis 360. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

In Concert: Robert Ross

Main Library
Robert Ross, the award-winning singer-songwriter, guitarist, and harmonica player performs blues, jazz, rock, soul and New Orleans gumbo. (60 min.) Preregister. 
06/27
Robert Ross, the award-winning singer-songwriter, guitarist, and harmonica player performs blues, jazz, rock, soul and New Orleans gumbo. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Introduction to Japanese Traditional Music

Lantana Road Branch
Musicians Joseph Amato and Christopher Blasdel explore the fascinating history and captivating sounds of the koto, a 13-stringed zither and the shakuhachi, the bamboo flute. Presented in partnership with the Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens. (60 min.) Preregister. 
06/27
Musicians Joseph Amato and Christopher Blasdel explore the fascinating history and captivating sounds of the koto, a 13-stringed zither and the shakuhachi, the bamboo flute. Presented in partnership with the Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

English Exchange

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

06/13

06/20

06/27
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Jun 2018

Summer Game Nights

Acreage Branch
Enjoy special summer gaming with friends at our tabletop role-playing games, PS4 multiplayer games, and unusual new card and board games. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (2.5 hr.) 
06/06

06/13

06/20

06/27Featuring: Oculus Rift.
Enjoy special summer gaming with friends at our tabletop role-playing games, PS4 multiplayer games, and unusual new card and board games. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (2.5 hr.) 
Jun 2018

E-Commerce Business

Jupiter Branch
Learn how to leverage social media marketing from e-commerce instructor Rajeeyah Madinah to promote your business on platforms from Amazon to Etsy. (90 min.) Preregister. 
06/27
Learn how to leverage social media marketing from e-commerce instructor Rajeeyah Madinah to promote your business on platforms from Amazon to Etsy. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Hip Hop! Dance Classes

Glades Road Branch
Learn the hottest hip hop dance moves with local dance instructor Devyn Collins, in this eight-week course. Wear sneakers and loose clothing.  Ages 11-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
06/06

06/13

06/20

06/27
Learn the hottest hip hop dance moves with local dance instructor Devyn Collins, in this eight-week course. Wear sneakers and loose clothing.  Ages 11-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Teen Takeover

Wellington Branch
A night for teens only! Enjoy Wii games, board games and more. Bring a friend or make new ones. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. Limit 30. (2 hr.) 
06/27
A night for teens only! Enjoy Wii games, board games and more. Bring a friend or make new ones. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. Limit 30. (2 hr.) 
Jun 2018

Parent Power Hours!

Loula V. York Branch
Parents of children entering first grade enjoy supportive discussions with reading coaches. Children, ages 3 & up, enjoy story times with special visitors. Refreshments provided. (60 min.) Call Bridges at Pahokee 561-924-9224 to preregister. 
06/06

06/13

06/20

06/27
Parents of children entering first grade enjoy supportive discussions with reading coaches. Children, ages 3 & up, enjoy story times with special visitors. Refreshments provided. (60 min.) Call Bridges at Pahokee 561-924-9224 to preregister. 
Jun 2018

Art Class: Decalcomania

West Boca Branch
Create unique works of art using a transfer process with colored glue and old book pages. Use markers to outline images found in the abstract glue print. Grades 6-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
06/27
Create unique works of art using a transfer process with colored glue and old book pages. Use markers to outline images found in the abstract glue print. Grades 6-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

LEGO® Bricks

West Boynton Branch
Build, imagine, and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-10. (45 min.) Preregister. 
06/06

06/13

06/20

06/27
Build, imagine, and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-10. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Writers' Workshop

Hagen Ranch Road Branch

Sign up for this four-session course facilitated by award-winning poet, Stacie M. Kiner. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Thu, May 24. 
06/13

06/20

06/27

07/11
Sign up for this four-session course facilitated by award-winning poet, Stacie M. Kiner. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Thu, May 24. 
Jun 2018

Teen Lip Sync Battle

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Study those lyrics and lip sync for your life! The best lip sync performance wins a prize.  Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
06/27
Study those lyrics and lip sync for your life! The best lip sync performance wins a prize.  Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Chess Club

West Boynton Branch
Learn the basics of chess and polish your skills. Ages 7-12. (60 min.) 
06/06

06/13

06/20

06/27
Learn the basics of chess and polish your skills. Ages 7-12. (60 min.) 
Jun 2018

STEAM: Musical Mechanics

Tequesta Branch
Listen to music and learn the history and engineering of the instrument of the week. Build or decorate your own to take home.  Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
06/06

06/13

06/20

06/27
Listen to music and learn the history and engineering of the instrument of the week. Build or decorate your own to take home.  Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Movie & Snacks

Belle Glade Branch
"Coco." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (109 min.) Snacks provided. PG
06/27
"Coco." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (109 min.) Snacks provided. PG
Jun 2018

Pizza & Pages: "Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda," by Becky Albertalli 

Glades Road Branch
In honor of Pride Month. Pick up a copy at the children’s services desk. Ages 14-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
06/27
In honor of Pride Month. Pick up a copy at the children’s services desk. Ages 14-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 

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