Activity Information
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

Valentines for Veterans

Jupiter Branch
Show your creativity and support by making a card for a local veteran! Cards will be distributed at Jupiter Vet Center in time for Valentine's Day. All ages. (90 min.) 
02/05

02/06
Show your creativity and support by making a card for a local veteran! Cards will be distributed at Jupiter Vet Center in time for Valentine's Day. All ages. (90 min.) 
Feb 2019

Love Monster Story Time

Gardens Branch
Featuring googly-eyed “Love Monster,” by Rachel Bright. Will Love Monster find his place in a cute and fluffy world? Find out and make your own Love Monster. Ages 4-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/06
Featuring googly-eyed “Love Monster,” by Rachel Bright. Will Love Monster find his place in a cute and fluffy world? Find out and make your own Love Monster. Ages 4-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Pirate Arrrt!

Wellington Branch
Create colorful, pirate-themed artwork that you can hang in your captain's quarters. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
02/06
Create colorful, pirate-themed artwork that you can hang in your captain's quarters. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
Feb 2019

Spanish Exchange: Intermediate

Lantana Road Branch
Practice speaking Spanish in conversations about food, travel, news and more. Intermediate knowledge of the language is required. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/06

02/20
Practice speaking Spanish in conversations about food, travel, news and more. Intermediate knowledge of the language is required. Limit 10. (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

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

Origami Hearts

Main Library
Create a festive garland or valentine for someone special. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/06
Create a festive garland or valentine for someone special. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Adult Coloring Club

West Boca Branch
Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Coloring pages and materials provided, or bring your own coloring book.  (60 min.) 
02/06
Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Coloring pages and materials provided, or bring your own coloring book.  (60 min.) 
Feb 2019

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

Main Library
The SBDC's government contracting certification program (PTAC), presents how to be become a certified government contractor. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/06
The SBDC's government contracting certification program (PTAC), presents how to be become a certified government contractor. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Shine: Medicare 101

Lantana Road Branch
Shine provides elders and their caregivers with information and unbiased health insurance counseling. First come, first served. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/06
Shine provides elders and their caregivers with information and unbiased health insurance counseling. First come, first served. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Painting on Glass: Monet's Garden

Acreage Branch
Create a lovely dimensional piece of décor. Materials provided. Ages 14 & up. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
02/06
Create a lovely dimensional piece of décor. Materials provided. Ages 14 & up. (2 hr.) 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

Let Go of Emotional Overeating & Love Your Food

Gardens Branch
A Five Point Plan for Success seminar/signing by Columbia University trained psychotherapist, Arlene B. Englander, LCSW, MBA. Published by Rowman & Littlefield. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/06
A Five Point Plan for Success seminar/signing by Columbia University trained psychotherapist, Arlene B. Englander, LCSW, MBA. Published by Rowman & Littlefield. (45 min.) Preregister. 
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

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

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

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.) 
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. Space is limited. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
Feb 2019

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.
02/05

02/06

02/12

02/13

02/20

02/26

02/27
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.
Feb 2019

Pizza Chat

Acreage Branch
Chat with the group about a book, movie, game, anime or show that you loved or hated while enjoying pizza and drinks. Ages 12 & up. (90 min.) 
02/05
Chat with the group about a book, movie, game, anime or show that you loved or hated while enjoying pizza and drinks. Ages 12 & up. (90 min.) 
Feb 2019

English Exchange

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
02/05

02/12

02/19

02/26
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Feb 2019

Path to College Series

Gardens Branch
Grades 7-12. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
02/05Session 3: Entrance Exam Tips.

02/12Session 4: Paying for College.
Grades 7-12. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Black History Month Story Nights

Belle Glade Branch
Read aloud and showcase of selected storybooks featuring black characters. Featuring guest reader Mary Ross Wilkerson, City of Belle Glade vice mayor. All ages. (45 min.) 
02/05

02/19
Read aloud and showcase of selected storybooks featuring black characters. Featuring guest reader Mary Ross Wilkerson, City of Belle Glade vice mayor. All ages. (45 min.) 
Feb 2019

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. 
02/05

02/19
Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Certified instructor Dr. Richard Paul Tsang. Limit 30. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Reading Buddies

Gardens Branch
Children work once a week with a teen to read together and play literacy games. Grades K-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/05

02/12

02/19

02/26
Children work once a week with a teen to read together and play literacy games. Grades K-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Chinese New Year

Belle Glade Branch
"Mulan II." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (90 min.) Join us for crafts and a movie. Popcorn provided. All ages. Preregister. G
02/05
"Mulan II." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (90 min.) Join us for crafts and a movie. Popcorn provided. All ages. Preregister. G
Feb 2019

Mardi Gras at the Library!

Greenacres Branch
Join us for a Mardi Gras celebration complete with mask decorating, necklaces and a special treat! Ages 5-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/05
Join us for a Mardi Gras celebration complete with mask decorating, necklaces and a special treat! Ages 5-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Coding With Tech Toys: Bee-Bots®

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Learn concepts of control, logic and programming with fun games and activities. Ages 6-9. Limit 15. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/05
Learn concepts of control, logic and programming with fun games and activities. Ages 6-9. Limit 15. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

LEGO® Bricks

Glades Road Branch
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 6 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/05
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 6 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Crazy Science

Lantana Road Branch
Hands-on science fun. Come dressed to get messy. Grades K-3. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/05

02/12

02/19

02/26
Hands-on science fun. Come dressed to get messy. Grades K-3. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Be Kind to Your Heart

West Boca Branch
Learn about your heart and then get moving with heart healthy games and activities. Ages 5 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
02/05
Learn about your heart and then get moving with heart healthy games and activities. Ages 5 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
Feb 2019

Live Homework Help: Tutor.com

Belle Glade Branch
Learn about our free online tutoring available; feel free to bring your homework. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
02/05

02/12

02/19

02/26
Learn about our free online tutoring available; feel free to bring your homework. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
Feb 2019

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. Space is limited. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
02/05

02/12

02/19

02/26
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs who can’t wait for you to read them a story. Grades K-5. Space is limited. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
Feb 2019

Paper Weaving

Wellington Branch
Come transform simple strips of paper into dynamic paper weavings. Ages 5-12. Limit 25. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
02/05
Come transform simple strips of paper into dynamic paper weavings. Ages 5-12. Limit 25. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
Feb 2019

This Little Piggy Had Chinese New Year

Acreage Branch
It's the Year of the Pig and we're tickled pink! Celebrate with pig stories, games, crafts and activities that highlight Chinese New Year. Ages 3-6. (60 min.) 
02/05
It's the Year of the Pig and we're tickled pink! Celebrate with pig stories, games, crafts and activities that highlight Chinese New Year. Ages 3-6. (60 min.) 
Feb 2019

Tabletop Tuesdays

Juegos de mesa

Main Library
Martes, 05 de febrero, 
2:00 pm

Martes, 12 de febrero, 
2:00 pm

Martes, 19 de febrero, 
2:00 pm

Martes, 26 de febrero, 
2:00 pm

Lovers of Scrabble, Rummikub, dominoes and other tabletop classics, unite! (2 hr.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
02/05

02/12

02/19

02/26
Lovers of Scrabble, Rummikub, dominoes and other tabletop classics, unite! (2 hr.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
¡Únete a otros entusiastas de juegos de mesa, "Scrabble," “Rummikub,” dominó entre otros! (2 hr.) Se requiere registrarse. 
02/05
02/12
02/19
02/26
Feb 2019

Book-A-Librarian

Belle Glade Branch
Personalized attention in areas of computer and mobile devices, genealogy, online resources and more. Space is limited. First come, first served. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/05

02/12

02/19

02/26
Personalized attention in areas of computer and mobile devices, genealogy, online resources and more. Space is limited. First come, first served. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Movie Matinee

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
02/05"Black Panther." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (135 min.)  PG-13 

02/20"The Big Sick." ©Lions Gate Films, Inc. (119 min.) 
Feb 2019

South Florida Birding Workshop

Glades Road Branch
Meet a local naturalist from Daggerwing Nature Center and discover more about South Florida birds. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/05
Meet a local naturalist from Daggerwing Nature Center and discover more about South Florida birds. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Pig Tales!

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wiggle and oink your way into a pig-tastic story time! We’re celebrating the Year of the Pig with stories, songs and a craft. Ages 3-6. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/05
Wiggle and oink your way into a pig-tastic story time! We’re celebrating the Year of the Pig with stories, songs and a craft. Ages 3-6. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Writers LIVE! Presents: Andrew Gross

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
02/05
Feb 2019

Unorthodox Duo: Samm & Jamie Ousley

West Boynton Branch
Delight your senses and relax while listening to smooth jazz vocals and cool acoustic bass. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Wed, Jan 23. 
02/05
Delight your senses and relax while listening to smooth jazz vocals and cool acoustic bass. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Wed, Jan 23. 
Feb 2019

English Exchange

Greenacres Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
02/05

02/12

02/19

02/26
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
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

Libratory: STEM

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Learn concepts of control, logic and programming with fun games and activities. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/05
Learn concepts of control, logic and programming with fun games and activities. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

cloudLibrary

Gardens Branch
Learn how to use cloudLibrary, our newest platform, to download e-books and e-audiobooks. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/05
Learn how to use cloudLibrary, our newest platform, to download e-books and e-audiobooks. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Puppy Love Papercraft

Lantana Road Branch
Learn how to make a three-dimensional little paper pooch. Limit 20. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
02/05
Learn how to make a three-dimensional little paper pooch. Limit 20. (2 hr.) Preregister. 

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