Activity Information
Nov 2018

Woven Coasters

Lantana Road Branch
Learn how to weave coasters to keep your tables and counter tops ring-free. These "mug rugs" can also be given as gifts. Materials provided. Limit 16. (90 min.) Preregister. 
11/13

11/18
Learn how to weave coasters to keep your tables and counter tops ring-free. These "mug rugs" can also be given as gifts. Materials provided. Limit 16. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Tiny Tots

West Boynton Branch
Movement and finger plays for our tiny tots. Ages 13-23 mos. (30 min.) Preregister. 
11/13
Movement and finger plays for our tiny tots. Ages 13-23 mos. (30 min.) Preregister. 
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

Shake Your Sillies Out Dance Party

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Calling all preschoolers! Put on your dancing shoes and get ready to boogie to some of your favorite songs at our special dance party! Ages 2-5. (60 min.) Preregister. 
11/13
Calling all preschoolers! Put on your dancing shoes and get ready to boogie to some of your favorite songs at our special dance party! Ages 2-5. (60 min.) Preregister. 
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

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

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

Chess Club

Wellington Branch
Basic game knowledge is required. (2 hr.) 
11/12
Basic game knowledge is required. (2 hr.) 
Nov 2018

Oculus Rift Virtual Reality Experience

West Boynton Branch
Explore, learn, create and play; immerse yourself in a 3-D environment! First come, first served. 
11/12Ages 9 & up. (90 min.) 

11/16Ages 9 & up. (90 min.) 

11/17All ages. (2 hr.) 
Explore, learn, create and play; immerse yourself in a 3-D environment! First come, first served. 
Nov 2018

Crochet Club

Lantana Road Branch
Bring your project to work on, or start a new one from a pattern. Knowledge of basic crochet stitches is required. Bring hook and yarn. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister. 
11/12

11/26
Bring your project to work on, or start a new one from a pattern. Knowledge of basic crochet stitches is required. Bring hook and yarn. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

English Exchange

West Boca 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

Anything Goes Club

Lantana Road Branch
We've started a club where anything goes. Each time, we'll do something different: art, games or science. Dress to get messy. Ages 8-12. (90 min.) Preregister. 
11/10
We've started a club where anything goes. Each time, we'll do something different: art, games or science. Dress to get messy. Ages 8-12. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Pop Up! Arts & Crafts

Belle Glade Branch
Features a fun new craft that all children can enjoy! All ages. (60 min.) 
11/01

11/08

11/10
Features a fun new craft that all children can enjoy! All ages. (60 min.) 
Nov 2018

Get in the Act! Workforce Readiness

Greenacres Branch
This 4-H program prepares teens with the necessary skills for college including how to write a cover letter, a resume, and conduct themselves in an interview. Refreshments provided. Ages 14-18. (2 hr.) 
11/10
This 4-H program prepares teens with the necessary skills for college including how to write a cover letter, a resume, and conduct themselves in an interview. Refreshments provided. Ages 14-18. (2 hr.) 
Nov 2018

Paint a Catrina

West Boca Branch
Learn about the celebration Day of the Dead and paint the iconic symbol of the Mexican culture. Grades 6-12. (90 min.) Preregister. 
11/10
Learn about the celebration Day of the Dead and paint the iconic symbol of the Mexican culture. Grades 6-12. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

International Board Game Day

Acreage Branch
Celebrate this annual event with a variety of classic and contemporary board games. Snacks provided. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
11/10
Celebrate this annual event with a variety of classic and contemporary board games. Snacks provided. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

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. 
11/10
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. 
Nov 2018

First Ever Outdoor Acoustic Java Jam

Acreage Branch
Experience a collection of local talent or bring your instruments to jam out. Event will be indoors should unexpected inclement weather occur. Coffee provided. (2 hr.) 
11/10
Experience a collection of local talent or bring your instruments to jam out. Event will be indoors should unexpected inclement weather occur. Coffee provided. (2 hr.) 
Nov 2018

Community Seed, Seedling & Plant Exchange

Lantana Road Branch
Master Gardener Debra Marcelle-Coney welcomes you to this monthly exchange! Bring your cuttings, seeds, seedlings and plants to trade. (90 min.) Preregister. 
11/10
Master Gardener Debra Marcelle-Coney welcomes you to this monthly exchange! Bring your cuttings, seeds, seedlings and plants to trade. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

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.) 
11/10
Game with friends on the PS4 and try new and favorite card and board games. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) 
Nov 2018

Karen's Cabaret

Gardens Branch
Enjoy classic Broadway tunes, cool Sinatra melodies, and golden oldies in honor of Veterans Day. (60 min.) Preregister. 
11/10
Enjoy classic Broadway tunes, cool Sinatra melodies, and golden oldies in honor of Veterans Day. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Families Reading Together: Ballet by the Book

West Boynton Branch
Ballet Palm Beach will perform an original ballet inspired by the Families Reading Together book, "Lola Plants a Garden," by Anna McQuinn. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
11/10
Ballet Palm Beach will perform an original ballet inspired by the Families Reading Together book, "Lola Plants a Garden," by Anna McQuinn. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Honoring Our Family Veterans

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
In honor of Veterans Day, the Genealogical Society of PBC invites you to share photos and stories about family members who have served in the military. (90 min.) Preregister. 
11/10
In honor of Veterans Day, the Genealogical Society of PBC invites you to share photos and stories about family members who have served in the military. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

It's Your Move!: Chess Club

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Learn how to play this strategic game with members of the Royal Palm Beach Community High School Chess Club. All materials provided. Ages 8-17. Limit 16. (45 min.) Preregister. 
11/10
Learn how to play this strategic game with members of the Royal Palm Beach Community High School Chess Club. All materials provided. Ages 8-17. Limit 16. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Book Discussion: "What the Truth Sounds Like," by Michael Eric Dyson 

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Copies available at the member services desk. Refreshments provided. (2 hr.) 
11/10
Copies available at the member services desk. Refreshments provided. (2 hr.) 
Nov 2018

Genealogy & DNA Discussion Group

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
The DNA Special Interest Group of the Genealogical Society of PBC will discuss what can be learned from mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA). Beginners welcome. (90 min.) Preregister. 
11/10
The DNA Special Interest Group of the Genealogical Society of PBC will discuss what can be learned from mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA). Beginners welcome. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Suzy Hammer Presents Pumpkin Patty

Greenacres Branch
Celebrate Families Reading Together and good nutrition with Pumpkin Patty. This charming show is filled with fall tales, magic, comedy, and lots of pumpkins! All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
11/10
Celebrate Families Reading Together and good nutrition with Pumpkin Patty. This charming show is filled with fall tales, magic, comedy, and lots of pumpkins! All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Super Saturday Story Times!

Loula V. York Branch
Young children and their parents are invited for music, stories and crafts! Ages 2-7. (45 min.) Preregister. 
11/03Happy Families Reading Together Month!

11/10Happy Families Reading Together Month!

11/17Happy Thanksgiving!
Young children and their parents are invited for music, stories and crafts! Ages 2-7. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Bilingual Family Story Time

Hora de cuentos bilingües

Belle Glade Branch
Sábado, 10 de noviembre, 
11:00 am

Sábado, 24 de noviembre, 
11:00 am

Fun stories, puppets and a film in Spanish for kids, moms and dads. Todas las edades. All ages. (45 min.) 
11/10

11/24
Fun stories, puppets and a film in Spanish for kids, moms and dads. Todas las edades. All ages. (45 min.) 
Disfruta de cuentos divertidos, marionetas y una pelicula en español para toda la familia. Todas las edades. (45 min.) 
11/10
11/24
Nov 2018

STEM: Coding Basics

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Learn concepts of control, logic and programming with fun games and activities. Ages 10-14. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
11/10
Learn concepts of control, logic and programming with fun games and activities. Ages 10-14. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Saturday Toddler Time

West Boca Branch
Listen to a story or two. We’ll also dance and sing to fun songs and fingerplays. Ages 1-2. (30 min.) Preregister. 
11/10
Listen to a story or two. We’ll also dance and sing to fun songs and fingerplays. Ages 1-2. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Families Reading Together: Ballet by the Book

Lantana Road Branch
Ballet Palm Beach will perform an original ballet inspired by the Families Reading Together book, "Lola Plants a Garden," by Anna McQuinn. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
11/10
Ballet Palm Beach will perform an original ballet inspired by the Families Reading Together book, "Lola Plants a Garden," by Anna McQuinn. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Saturday Morning Fun

Glades Road Branch
Stop in for some stories, activities and a craft. Ages 2-5. (35 min.) Preregister. 
11/10
Stop in for some stories, activities and a craft. Ages 2-5. (35 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Books & Kids! Bilingual Story Time

¡Libros y niños! Hora de cuentos bilingüe

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Sábado, 10 de noviembre, 
10:30 am

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fun in both English and Spanish with our friends Señora Leslie and Señora Tania. Edades 2-5. Cupo limitado. Registración por orden de llegada. Ages 2-5. Space is limited. First come, first served. (40 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
11/10
Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fun in both English and Spanish with our friends Señora Leslie and Señora Tania. Edades 2-5. Cupo limitado. Registración por orden de llegada. Ages 2-5. Space is limited. First come, first served. (40 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
Acompáñanos y disfrute de cuentos, canciones y rimas en inglés y español con nuestras amigas Señora Leslie y Señora Tania. Edades 2-5. Cupo limitado. Registración por orden de llegada. (40 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
11/10
Nov 2018

Tai Chi for Beginners

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Learn the basics of Tai Chi that may improve your health and reduce stress. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. (60 min.) Preregister. 
11/03

11/10

11/17

11/24
Learn the basics of Tai Chi that may improve your health and reduce stress. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Intermediate Tai Chi

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Often referred to as "meditation in motion." Wear comfortable clothing and flat shoes. Basic skills required. (60 min.) Preregister. 
11/03

11/10

11/17

11/24
Often referred to as "meditation in motion." Wear comfortable clothing and flat shoes. Basic skills required. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Families Reading Together: Ballet by the Book

Gardens Branch
Ballet Palm Beach will perform an original ballet inspired by the Families Reading Together book, "Lola Plants a Garden," by Anna McQuinn. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
11/09
Ballet Palm Beach will perform an original ballet inspired by the Families Reading Together book, "Lola Plants a Garden," by Anna McQuinn. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Pokémon Club

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. Ages 9-12. Limit 20. (45 min.) Preregister. 
11/09
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. Ages 9-12. Limit 20. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

LEGO® Bricks

Acreage Branch
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-12. (90 min.) 
11/09
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-12. (90 min.) 
Nov 2018

Bountiful Blessings

Gardens Branch
Special guest, Ms. Dez, has stories, songs and movement activities celebrating the season. Lessons on sharing and empathy will focus on an attitude of gratitude. Ages 3-6. (45 min.) Preregister. 
11/09
Special guest, Ms. Dez, has stories, songs and movement activities celebrating the season. Lessons on sharing and empathy will focus on an attitude of gratitude. Ages 3-6. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

How to Grow an Artist's Heart

Jupiter Branch
They wanted to make dolls, but the creative pursuit expanded the hands, minds and hearts of these women. In the process, they redefined art for themselves. (90 min.) Preregister. 
11/09
They wanted to make dolls, but the creative pursuit expanded the hands, minds and hearts of these women. In the process, they redefined art for themselves. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Friday Movie Magic

Wellington Branch
Popcorn provided. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. 
11/09"The Lego Ninjago Movie." ©Warner Bros. (90 min.)  PG 

11/16"Jumanji." ©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (105 min.)  PG 

11/30"The Nightmare Before Christmas." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (76 min.)  PG 
Popcorn provided. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. 
Nov 2018

The Great Courses® DVD Lecture Series

Tequesta Branch
Museum Masterpieces: The National Gallery, London. Limit 25. (90 min.) Preregister. Shown with permission. Not rated.
11/02Venetian and Spanish Masters, c. 1740-1820. The Charms of 18th-Century French Painting. British Painting Comes of Age.  

11/09British and French Masters, c. 1785-1860. Impressionism in France. Post-Impressionism. 

11/30The Rise of French Art - Poussin and Claude. Flemish Masters - Rubens and Van Dyck. A Goldend Age of Spanish Painting. 
Museum Masterpieces: The National Gallery, London. Limit 25. (90 min.) Preregister. Shown with permission. Not rated.
Nov 2018

Baby Play Date

Gardens Branch
Invite your friends, enjoy playtime and conversation with other babies and caregivers. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.) Preregister. 
11/09
Invite your friends, enjoy playtime and conversation with other babies and caregivers. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Turkey Trot

Greenacres Branch
Listen to music as we wiggle, jump, hop and do a stretch or two. Improve motor skills, rhythm, and coordination using beanbags, balls, instruments, and more. Ages 2-4. (45 min.) Preregister. 
11/09
Listen to music as we wiggle, jump, hop and do a stretch or two. Improve motor skills, rhythm, and coordination using beanbags, balls, instruments, and more. Ages 2-4. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Book Discussion: "The Last Days of Night," by Graham Moore 

Glades Road Branch
Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) Preregister. 
11/09
Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Oculus Rift Virtual Reality Experience

West Boynton Branch
Explore, learn, create and play; immerse yourself in a 3-D environment! First come, first served. 
11/09 (2 hr.) 

11/19 (2 hr.) 

11/19 (2.5 hr.) 
Explore, learn, create and play; immerse yourself in a 3-D environment! First come, first served. 
Nov 2018

Write! Read! Critique!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Are you an aspiring writer looking for constructive feedback? Join us in this informal round-table discussion where participants share and improve their craft. (2.5 hr.) Preregister. 
11/09

11/30
Are you an aspiring writer looking for constructive feedback? Join us in this informal round-table discussion where participants share and improve their craft. (2.5 hr.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Families Reading Together: Ballet by the Book

Acreage Branch
Ballet Palm Beach will perform an original ballet inspired by the Families Reading Together book, "Lola Plants a Garden," by Anna McQuinn. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
11/08
Ballet Palm Beach will perform an original ballet inspired by the Families Reading Together book, "Lola Plants a Garden," by Anna McQuinn. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

International Games Week

Jupiter Branch
Get your game on as we celebrate Games Week with a variety of board games. We introduce a new game nightly, with others to choose from at your pleasure. Snacks provided. (2 hr.) 
11/06Ticket to Ride: Build train routes and block opponents in this award winner!

11/07One Night Ultimate Werewolf: Discover which of you is the village werewolf.

11/08Raise Your Goblets: Pass your glass and have the antidote or you might be toast!
Get your game on as we celebrate Games Week with a variety of board games. We introduce a new game nightly, with others to choose from at your pleasure. Snacks provided. (2 hr.) 

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