Activity Information
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. 
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

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

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

English Exchange

Wellington Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
02/04

02/11

02/25
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Feb 2019

Teen Art Lab

Belle Glade Branch
A variety of watercolor projects to unlock your creativity! Refreshments provided. Grades 5-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/04
A variety of watercolor projects to unlock your creativity! Refreshments provided. Grades 5-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
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

Bulletin Board

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Join us in creating a bulletin board of impactful African-Americans and peoples of African descent. Snacks provided. Ages 8 & up. (90 min.) 
02/04
Join us in creating a bulletin board of impactful African-Americans and peoples of African descent. Snacks provided. Ages 8 & up. (90 min.) 
Feb 2019

Storytelling: I'll Tell You Mine, If You'll Tell Me Yours

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Join storyteller Vera Fried and have fun sharing your stories and hearing from others. (60 min.) 
02/04
Join storyteller Vera Fried and have fun sharing your stories and hearing from others. (60 min.) 
Feb 2019

Ozobot® Madness

Acreage Branch
Gain skills in logic and computer programming with these fun and adorable robots. Ages 8-12. Space is limited. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
02/04
Gain skills in logic and computer programming with these fun and adorable robots. Ages 8-12. Space is limited. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
Feb 2019

Weather Wonders: Winter Wonder or Scary Snow Survival?

West Boynton Branch
Discover the science of snow and how planning can help you survive and thrive in cold climes. Ages 7-10. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/04
Discover the science of snow and how planning can help you survive and thrive in cold climes. Ages 7-10. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Mardi Gras Fun!

Main Library
Laissez le bon temps roulez? Create a mask and join the parade as we kick off Mardi Gras in style! Ages 5-7. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
02/04
Laissez le bon temps roulez? Create a mask and join the parade as we kick off Mardi Gras in style! Ages 5-7. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
Feb 2019

Chinese New Year

West Boca Branch
Learn about the Chinese New Year through stories, a game and a fun craft.  Ages 5 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
02/04
Learn about the Chinese New Year through stories, a game and a fun craft.  Ages 5 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
Feb 2019

Dominoes

Gardens Branch
Learn the game and play. Refreshments provided. Ages 7-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/04
Learn the game and play. Refreshments provided. Ages 7-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Chess Club

Wellington Branch
Basic game knowledge is required. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
02/04
Basic game knowledge is required. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
Feb 2019

Crafternoon: Valentines!

Glades Road Branch
Create a valentine gift bag, place mat or card. If you are feeling inspired, make all three! (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/04
Create a valentine gift bag, place mat or card. If you are feeling inspired, make all three! (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Start the New Year With Meditation

West Boynton Branch
Meditator John Bednarik is here to help bring joy, peace, positivity and relaxation into your daily life and help you begin the New Year with a fresh start. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Wed, Jan 23. 
02/04
Meditator John Bednarik is here to help bring joy, peace, positivity and relaxation into your daily life and help you begin the New Year with a fresh start. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Wed, Jan 23. 
Feb 2019

Introduction to Crochet

Lantana Road Branch
Want to learn to crochet? Already an experienced crochet artist? Join us to share your expertise! Materials provided. Limit 6. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/04
Want to learn to crochet? Already an experienced crochet artist? Join us to share your expertise! Materials provided. Limit 6. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

English Exchange

West Boca Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
02/04

02/11

02/25
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Feb 2019

Spanish Exchange

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Practice speaking Spanish in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/04

02/11
Practice speaking Spanish 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

Current Events Discussion Group

Glades Road Branch
Facilitator Brenda Solomon discusses today’s hot topics. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/04

02/11
Facilitator Brenda Solomon discusses today’s hot topics. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Miniature Garden: Valentine's Day

Acreage Branch
Let Cupid be your guide as you create a pint-sized garden for you or your valentine. Materials provided. Bring a glue gun if you have one. Ages 14 & up. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/03
Let Cupid be your guide as you create a pint-sized garden for you or your valentine. Materials provided. Bring a glue gun if you have one. Ages 14 & up. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Foreign Film & Discussion

Gardens Branch
"Day for Night." ©Warner Bros. (110 min.) Film veteran Roberta Presser will screen "Day for Night", François Truffaut’s classic film about the making of a movie. She will also share her own experiences about working in the film industry. (2.5 hr.) Preregister. Shown with permission. PG
02/03
"Day for Night." ©Warner Bros. (110 min.) Film veteran Roberta Presser will screen "Day for Night", François Truffaut’s classic film about the making of a movie. She will also share her own experiences about working in the film industry. (2.5 hr.) Preregister. Shown with permission. PG
Feb 2019

National Kite Day

Gardens Branch
Make a simple kite and get ready to fly! Ages 7 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/03
Make a simple kite and get ready to fly! Ages 7 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Chinese New Year

Glades Road Branch
Celebrate Chinese New Year with stories, games and crafts. Ages 4 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/02
Celebrate Chinese New Year with stories, games and crafts. Ages 4 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Loco for Cocoa

Greenacres Branch
Celebrate all things chocolate with games and activities, including Oreo stacking, “Name that Candy Bar” contest and a chocolate cupcake decorating challenge. Ages 10-14. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/02
Celebrate all things chocolate with games and activities, including Oreo stacking, “Name that Candy Bar” contest and a chocolate cupcake decorating challenge. Ages 10-14. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Anime Club

Lantana Road 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 13 & up. (90 min.) 
02/02
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 13 & up. (90 min.) 
Feb 2019

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/caregivers must attend. Ages 7 & up. Limit 20. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/02
Learn to code with Coder Dojo mentors! 15 laptops will be provided; personal laptops are also allowed. Parents/caregivers must attend. Ages 7 & up. Limit 20. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Love Yourself Paint Class

West Boca Branch
Paint a self-portrait on a canvas using acrylic paint. Grades 6-12. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/02
Paint a self-portrait on a canvas using acrylic paint. Grades 6-12. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Pop Up! Arts & Crafts

Belle Glade Branch
Features a fun new craft that all children can enjoy! All ages. (45 min.) 
02/02

02/16
Features a fun new craft that all children can enjoy! All ages. (45 min.) 
Feb 2019

Acoustic Java Jam

Acreage Branch
Experience a caffeinated collection of local talent or bring your acoustic instruments and jam out. Coffee provided. (2 hr.) 
02/02
Experience a caffeinated collection of local talent or bring your acoustic instruments and jam out. Coffee provided. (2 hr.) 
Feb 2019

Dungeons & Dragons

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Adventure in the world of Dungeons & Dragons with fellow wizards, warriors and battle evil monsters to bring goodness back to the world. Ages 12-17. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
02/02

02/16
Adventure in the world of Dungeons & Dragons with fellow wizards, warriors and battle evil monsters to bring goodness back to the world. Ages 12-17. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Black History Month Kickoff Event

Lantana Road Branch
Kick off our Black History Month celebration with performances by Afrique Ngozi Children's Dance and Drum Company, and jazz saxophonist Shenole Latimer.  (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/02
Kick off our Black History Month celebration with performances by Afrique Ngozi Children's Dance and Drum Company, and jazz saxophonist Shenole Latimer.  (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Stitching Circle: Embroidery & Cross Stitch

Lantana Road Branch
Do you enjoy sewing by hand? Have fun with different types of needlework! Materials provided. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/02

02/16
Do you enjoy sewing by hand? Have fun with different types of needlework! Materials provided. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Saturday Morning Fun

Glades Road Branch
Stop in for some stories, activities and a craft. Ages 2-5. (35 min.) Preregister. 
02/02
Stop in for some stories, activities and a craft. Ages 2-5. (35 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Super Saturday Story Times!

Loula V. York Branch
Children and their parents are invited for stories and creative activities! Ages 2-7. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/02Inspire Your Heart With Art!

02/09Celebrate Love & Friendship I.

02/16Celebrate Love & Friendship II.

02/23Kindness Matters I.
Children and their parents are invited for stories and creative activities! Ages 2-7. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

What’s All That Jazz About? With Shenole Latimer

Greenacres 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. 
02/02
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

Tai Chi for Beginners

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Ages 12 & up. Limit 25. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/02

02/09

02/23

02/16
Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Ages 12 & up. Limit 25. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Wake Up, Groundhog!

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Up north, people want to know when winter will end. They turn to a little critter to predict the end. Learn a little about groundhogs and make a craft. Ages 5-9. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/02
Up north, people want to know when winter will end. They turn to a little critter to predict the end. Learn a little about groundhogs and make a craft. Ages 5-9. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Groundhog Day

Jupiter Branch
Celebrate this unique holiday with crafts, stories and songs. Ages 3-7. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/02
Celebrate this unique holiday with crafts, stories and songs. Ages 3-7. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

Intermediate Tai Chi

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Tai chi is experience required.  Ages 12 & up. Limit 25. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/02

02/09

02/23

02/16
Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Tai chi is experience required.  Ages 12 & up. Limit 25. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2019

LEGO® Bricks

Acreage Branch
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-12. (90 min.) 
02/01
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-12. (90 min.) 
Feb 2019

Friday Movie Magic

Wellington Branch
Popcorn provided. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. 
02/01"Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation." ©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (120 min.)  PG 

02/22"The BFG." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (117 min.)  PG 
Popcorn provided. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. 
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

Adult Coloring Club

Lantana Road Branch
Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Coloring pages and materials provided, or bring your own coloring book.  (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Coloring pages and materials provided, or bring your own coloring book.  (90 min.) Preregister. 
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

"Libraries Are Important" Miniature Library Show & Contest

Acreage Branch
Bring your creation on Feb 15. Ribbons awarded after the miniatures presentation by expert Pamela O'Brien on Feb 16. Contact the Research Desk for details. Ages 15 & up. Preregister, beginning Wed, Jan 02. 
02/01
Bring your creation on Feb 15. Ribbons awarded after the miniatures presentation by expert Pamela O'Brien on Feb 16. Contact the Research Desk for details. Ages 15 & up. Preregister, beginning Wed, Jan 02. 
Jan 2019

Tea & Talk: Book Discussion Conducted in Mandarin Chinese

West Boynton Branch
Participate in a lively book discussion in Mandarin Chinese while sipping aromatic tea. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/31
Participate in a lively book discussion in Mandarin Chinese while sipping aromatic tea. (60 min.) Preregister. 

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