Activity Information
Jan 2019

Teen Advisory Board (TAB)

Gardens 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. Ages 12 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/31
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. Ages 12 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

"Minecraft" Mania

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Bring your own device or use the Library's iPad to play "Minecraft Pocket Edition." Ages 7 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/31
Bring your own device or use the Library's iPad to play "Minecraft Pocket Edition." Ages 7 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Club Read Presents: Dog Man 6

Glades Road Branch
Discuss the latest addition to the Dog Man series with other fans and create a craft! Ages 6-10. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/31
Discuss the latest addition to the Dog Man series with other fans and create a craft! Ages 6-10. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Family Movie

Lantana Road Branch
"The House With a Clock in Its Walls." ©Universal Pictures. (104 min.) Snacks provided. All ages. Preregister. PG
01/31
"The House With a Clock in Its Walls." ©Universal Pictures. (104 min.) Snacks provided. All ages. Preregister. PG
Jan 2019

Backwards Day

Wellington Branch
Celebrate "Backwards Day" by creating eraser art. Ages 5-12. Limit 25. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
01/31
Celebrate "Backwards Day" by creating eraser art. Ages 5-12. Limit 25. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
Jan 2019

Hallowed Ground: Putting the Civil War Dead to Rest

Greenacres Branch
750,000 men died in the American Civil War. Civil War lecturer Martin Mosho will speak about the war, insensitive burial practices and how they were rectified. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/31
750,000 men died in the American Civil War. Civil War lecturer Martin Mosho will speak about the war, insensitive burial practices and how they were rectified. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Grace Kelly: An American Princess

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Learn about Grace Kelly's early life, relationships, events leading to stardom, marriage to the Prince of Monaco, and her death. Presented by Dr. Rose Feinberg. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/31
Learn about Grace Kelly's early life, relationships, events leading to stardom, marriage to the Prince of Monaco, and her death. Presented by Dr. Rose Feinberg. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Backgammon

Lantana Road Branch
Backgammon fans unite to practice strategy skills with other players. Basic game knowledge is required. First come, first served. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/31
Backgammon fans unite to practice strategy skills with other players. Basic game knowledge is required. First come, first served. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Bullet Journaling 101

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Create and design your own bullet journal: a calendar, planner, notebook, diary and more. We'll share tips and ideas to get you started. Materials provided. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/31
Create and design your own bullet journal: a calendar, planner, notebook, diary and more. We'll share tips and ideas to get you started. Materials provided. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Meet the Author: Ben Frank

Glades Road Branch
Author Ben Frank talks about Jewish communities in Europe and his book, "A Travel Guide to Jewish Europe." (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/31
Author Ben Frank talks about Jewish communities in Europe and his book, "A Travel Guide to Jewish Europe." (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

What's Killing My Lawn?

West Boynton Branch
Grappling with the viral necrosis of ‘Floratam’ St. Augustine grass? Laurie Albrecht, Environmental Horticulturist talks about this incurable lawn disease.  (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/31
Grappling with the viral necrosis of ‘Floratam’ St. Augustine grass? Laurie Albrecht, Environmental Horticulturist talks about this incurable lawn disease.  (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Gene Hackman Film Festival

West Boca Branch
This actor has won two Academy Awards and was nominated for three others over a career that's spanned five decades. 
01/03"I Never Sang for My Father." ©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (92 min.)  PG 

01/10"Superman." ©Warner Bros. (114 min.)  PG 

01/17"Hoosiers." ©Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc. (114 min.)  PG 

01/24"Unforgiven." ©Warner Bros. (131 min.) 

01/31"The Firm." ©Paramount Pictures. (154 min.) 
This actor has won two Academy Awards and was nominated for three others over a career that's spanned five decades. 
Jan 2019

English Exchange

Acreage Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/10

01/17

01/24

01/31
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 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. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/10

01/17

01/24

01/31
Often referred to as “meditation in motion” Tai Chi can enhance health, mindfulness, and balance for fall prevention. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Introduction to New cloudLibrary E-Book Reading App

Lantana Road Branch
Learn about the new app for e-books and e-audiobooks for smartphones and tablets. Limit 10. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/24

01/26

01/31
Learn about the new app for e-books and e-audiobooks for smartphones and tablets. Limit 10. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Book-A-Librarian

Gardens 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.
01/03

01/10

01/17

01/24

01/31
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.
Jan 2019

Inspire Your Heart With Art

Jupiter Branch
Get your creative juices flowing! Inspire your heart with art through finger painting, coloring pages for all ages, crafts for kids, and origami. All ages. (8 hr.) 
01/31
Get your creative juices flowing! Inspire your heart with art through finger painting, coloring pages for all ages, crafts for kids, and origami. All ages. (8 hr.) 
Jan 2019

Start the Year Off With Meditation

Wellington Branch
John Bednarik demonstrates how meditation can bring inner peace during turbulent times. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/30
John Bednarik demonstrates how meditation can bring inner peace during turbulent times. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

English Exchange

Lantana Road Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
01/16

01/23

01/30
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Jan 2019

Get Gaming

Acreage Branch
Game with friends on the PS4 and try new and favorite card and board games. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) 
01/30
Game with friends on the PS4 and try new and favorite card and board games. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) 
Jan 2019

E-Commerce: Social Media Marketing

Jupiter Branch
Lean how to leverage social media marketing to promote your business on platforms from Amazon to Etsy with e-commerce instructor, Rajeeyah Madinah. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/30
Lean how to leverage social media marketing to promote your business on platforms from Amazon to Etsy with e-commerce instructor, Rajeeyah Madinah. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Acreage Branch Fantasy Football: End of Season Bash

Acreage Branch
Recognize the victors and share the highlights of our Fantasy Football season. Miss out on the action? Drop in and learn how to get involved next season. Snacks provided. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/30
Recognize the victors and share the highlights of our Fantasy Football season. Miss out on the action? Drop in and learn how to get involved next season. Snacks provided. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

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. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
01/30
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. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
Jan 2019

Teen Jeopardy!

Glades Road Branch
Celebrate National Brain Teaser Month by testing your trivia knowledge against other teens! Snacks provided. Grades 6-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/30
Celebrate National Brain Teaser Month by testing your trivia knowledge against other teens! Snacks provided. Grades 6-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Teen Advisory Board

Jupiter Branch
Have an idea for a library activity or art display? Need community service? Make a difference in your library by joining the Teen Advisory Board! Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/30
Have an idea for a library activity or art display? Need community service? Make a difference in your library by joining the Teen Advisory Board! Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Pajama Story Time!

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Put on your comfy pajamas and fuzzy slippers, and join us for story time! We'll read stories, sing songs and do a fun craft together. Ages 2-5. (45 min.) 
01/30
Put on your comfy pajamas and fuzzy slippers, and join us for story time! We'll read stories, sing songs and do a fun craft together. Ages 2-5. (45 min.) 
Jan 2019

Inspire Your Heart With Art: Community Clay Project

Loula V. York Branch
Children, teens and parents are invited to paint clay tiles with guest artist Cate Marvez. All ages. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/30
Children, teens and parents are invited to paint clay tiles with guest artist Cate Marvez. All ages. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Snowman Bingo

Gardens Branch
Play the classic game with a wintry twist! Chocolate bingo markers and books for prizes add to the fun! Ages 4 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/30
Play the classic game with a wintry twist! Chocolate bingo markers and books for prizes add to the fun! Ages 4 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Play With Paint

Belle Glade Branch
Explore with watercolor and stencils. Ages 3-6. (30 min.) 
01/30
Explore with watercolor and stencils. Ages 3-6. (30 min.) 
Jan 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 anytime. Snacks provided. (3.5 hr.) 
01/02

01/09

01/16

01/23

01/30
The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. Drop in anytime. Snacks provided. (3.5 hr.) 
Jan 2019

Chess Club

West Boynton Branch
Challenge your friends to a friendly game of chess. Basic game knowledge is required. Ages 8-12. (45 min.) 
01/02

01/09

01/16

01/23

01/30
Challenge your friends to a friendly game of chess. Basic game knowledge is required. Ages 8-12. (45 min.) 
Jan 2019

STEAM Club: Winter Wonders

Tequesta Branch
Four weeks. Four projects. All about snow and ice. Ages 6-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/09Magic Snow.

01/16Polar Flubber Blubber.

01/23Frozen.

01/30Snow Storm Jars.
Four weeks. Four projects. All about snow and ice. Ages 6-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

STEAM Club

Wellington Branch
Use your science and engineering skills to design the tallest tower possible using only household items. Ages 5-12. Limit 50. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
01/30
Use your science and engineering skills to design the tallest tower possible using only household items. Ages 5-12. Limit 50. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
Jan 2019

English Exchange

Jupiter Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/09

01/16

01/23

01/30
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Start the New Year With Meditation

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Learn ways to relax and calm your mind. Sit or stand, it's up to you! Start the New Year right! (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/30
Learn ways to relax and calm your mind. Sit or stand, it's up to you! Start the New Year right! (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Foreign Film & Discussion

West Boca 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.) Shown with permission. PG
01/30
"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.) Shown with permission. PG
Jan 2019

Chess Club

Lantana Road Branch
Basic game knowledge is required. First come, first served. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/30
Basic game knowledge is required. First come, first served. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

English Exchange

Glades Road Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
01/09

01/16

01/23

01/30
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Jan 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. 
01/09

01/16

01/23

01/30
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Introduction to Heritage Quest online database

Lantana Road Branch
Learn how to search more than 25,000 family and local histories, census records, and more. Limit 10. (30 min.) Preregister. 
01/30
Learn how to search more than 25,000 family and local histories, census records, and more. Limit 10. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

cloudLibrary

Gardens Branch
Learn how to download e-books and e-audiobooks using this new app. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/08

01/16

01/30
Learn how to download e-books and e-audiobooks using this new app. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 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. (90 min.) 
01/02

01/09

01/16

01/23

01/30
The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. (90 min.) 
Jan 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.
01/02

01/08

01/09

01/15

01/16

01/22

01/23

01/29

01/30
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.
Jan 2019

Tertulia Literaria: "Como agua para chocolate” de Laura Esquivel

(Book Discussion, in Spanish: "Like Water for Chocolate," by Laura Esquivel)

Lantana Road Branch
Martes, 29 de enero, 
7:00 pm

Las copias están disponibles en el mostrador de consulta. Cupo limitado. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
01/29
Las copias están disponibles en el mostrador de consulta. Cupo limitado. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
Jan 2019

Line Dancing

Wellington Branch
Beginners and experienced line dancers will learn line dances to keep you movin' and groovin'. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/29 Cancelled
Beginners and experienced line dancers will learn line dances to keep you movin' and groovin'. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Writers LIVE! Presents: Lynda Cohen Loigman

Lantana Road Branch
Acclaimed historical fiction author Lynda Cohen Loigman discusses her fiercely anticipated second novel, “The Wartime Sisters.” Books available for purchase. A book signing will follow. Preregistration begins Fri, Jan 11, 10:00 am, by phone, in person or online at www.pbclibrary.org/ writers-live-2019. (60 min.)
01/29
Acclaimed historical fiction author Lynda Cohen Loigman discusses her fiercely anticipated second novel, “The Wartime Sisters.” Books available for purchase. A book signing will follow. Preregistration begins Fri, Jan 11, 10:00 am, by phone, in person or online at www.pbclibrary.org/ writers-live-2019. (60 min.)
Jan 2019

English Exchange

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
01/15

01/22

01/29
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Jan 2019

Path to College Series

Gardens Branch
Grades 7-12. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/22Session 1: Applying to College: Where to Start.

01/29Session 2: How to Make Your Application Shine.
Grades 7-12. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Cross That Stitch

Acreage Branch
Love to cross-stitch? Choose from a variety of patterns to improve skills, or bring your own project. Materials provided. Ages 14 & up. Limit 10. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/29
Love to cross-stitch? Choose from a variety of patterns to improve skills, or bring your own project. Materials provided. Ages 14 & up. Limit 10. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Yoga for Teens

Jupiter Branch
Are you stressed or anxious? Unwind and relax through yoga and meditation. Please bring water and a mat or towel. Grades 6-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/29
Are you stressed or anxious? Unwind and relax through yoga and meditation. Please bring water and a mat or towel. Grades 6-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 

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