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Activity Information
Jun 2018

Kiddie Stay & Play

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Make new friends while playing with a variety of toys, books and games. Have fun while learning early literacy skills. Ages 2-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
06/05

06/19
Make new friends while playing with a variety of toys, books and games. Have fun while learning early literacy skills. Ages 2-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

English Exchange

Wellington Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. 
06/04

06/11

06/18

06/25
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. 
Jun 2018

Anime Club

Belle Glade Branch
Watch anime with your friends, talk about your favorite manga, and discover new ones.  Snacks provided. Grades 5-12. (90 min.) 
06/18
Watch anime with your friends, talk about your favorite manga, and discover new ones.  Snacks provided. Grades 5-12. (90 min.) 
Jun 2018

Harry Potter: Wizardry 101

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Summer term is in session at Hogwarts! Each week, take a different magical class with your fellow wizards.  Ages 10-17. Limit 20. (60 min.) Preregister. 
06/04

06/11

06/18

06/25
Summer term is in session at Hogwarts! Each week, take a different magical class with your fellow wizards.  Ages 10-17. Limit 20. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Make-N-Take Crafts

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Stop in for a fun and casual craft time. A variety of simple crafts will be available.  Ages 3-10. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
06/04

06/11

06/18

06/25
Stop in for a fun and casual craft time. A variety of simple crafts will be available.  Ages 3-10. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
Jun 2018

Page to Stage With Maltz Jupiter Theatre

West Boynton Branch
In this interactive event, theatre students and participants learn how to act out a story through dramatic play.  Ages 6-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
06/18
In this interactive event, theatre students and participants learn how to act out a story through dramatic play.  Ages 6-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

Main Library
Practice your reading skills by reading to a lovable, furry listener. These licensed therapy dogs and their owners can’t wait for you to read them a story.  Grades K-5. Space is limited. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
06/04

06/08

06/11

06/18

06/22

06/25
Practice your reading skills by reading to a lovable, furry listener. These licensed therapy dogs and their owners can’t wait for you to read them a story.  Grades K-5. Space is limited. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
Jun 2018

Readers Rock With Brent Gregory!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Celebrate the summer with amazing magic, audience participation, music and more! All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
06/18
Celebrate the summer with amazing magic, audience participation, music and more! All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Image Transfer

Jupiter Branch
Learn how to transfer images using Mod Podge. The canvas awaits your imagination! Ages 9-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
06/18
Learn how to transfer images using Mod Podge. The canvas awaits your imagination! Ages 9-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Pinterest for Beginners

Wellington Branch
We will help you register with Pinterest, a visual discovery tool. Participants must have an email address and basic mousing skills.  (60 min.) Preregister. 
06/18
We will help you register with Pinterest, a visual discovery tool. Participants must have an email address and basic mousing skills.  (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Read In & Snacks

Belle Glade Branch
Each week features leveled books and fun literacy games to engage reluctant readers and improve reading comprehension. Snacks provided. Grades 2-5. (60 min.) 
06/11

06/18
Each week features leveled books and fun literacy games to engage reluctant readers and improve reading comprehension. Snacks provided. Grades 2-5. (60 min.) 
Jun 2018

Family Movie

Lantana Road Branch
Snacks provided. All ages. Preregister. PG
06/18"Wonder." ©Lions Gate Films, Inc. (113 min.)  PG 

06/26"Coco." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (109 min.)  PG 
Snacks provided. All ages. Preregister. PG
Jun 2018

Strike a Pose

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Get a boost of self confidence with inspiring stories and activities just in time for National Selfie Day on Thu, Jun 21. Ages 7-11. (45 min.) Preregister. 
06/18
Get a boost of self confidence with inspiring stories and activities just in time for National Selfie Day on Thu, Jun 21. Ages 7-11. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Maker Monday

Main Library
Space is limited. Preregister. 
06/04People Rock! Try your hand at rock painting.Ages  5-10.

06/11We Rock Bird Houses. Make a safe haven for your little, feathered friends.Ages  5-8.

06/18Rock the Casbah! Decorate your very own guitar and be a rock star.Ages  3-6.

06/25Rocky Cactus. These painted rock cactuses won't prick your fingers.Ages  5-10.
Space is limited. Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Movie Matinee

Glades Road Branch
"The Big Sick." ©Lions Gate Films, Inc. (119 min.) R
06/18
"The Big Sick." ©Lions Gate Films, Inc. (119 min.) R
Jun 2018

English Exchange

West Boca Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
06/04

06/11

06/18

06/25
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Jun 2018

Readers Rock With Brent Gregory!

Main Library
Celebrate the summer with amazing magic, audience participation, music and more! All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
06/18
Celebrate the summer with amazing magic, audience participation, music and more! All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Current Events Discussion Group

Glades Road Branch
Facilitator Brenda Solomon discusses today’s hot topics. (60 min.) Preregister. 
06/04

06/18
Facilitator Brenda Solomon discusses today’s hot topics. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Karen's Cabaret

West Boynton Branch
Enjoy classic Broadway tunes, cool Sinatra melodies, and golden oldies. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Tue, May 22. 
06/17
Enjoy classic Broadway tunes, cool Sinatra melodies, and golden oldies. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Tue, May 22. 
Jun 2018

Father's Day Karaoke

Lantana Road Branch
Kids, grab your dads and enjoy an afternoon of rocking out with your main man on the microphone.  Snacks provided. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
06/17
Kids, grab your dads and enjoy an afternoon of rocking out with your main man on the microphone.  Snacks provided. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Trivia Contest!

West Boca Branch
Teams of 2-6 will answer trivia questions and compete to win prizes. Bring your friends to form a team or join others and play along.  (2 hr.) 
06/17
Teams of 2-6 will answer trivia questions and compete to win prizes. Bring your friends to form a team or join others and play along.  (2 hr.) 
Jun 2018

Daddy’s Day Tea Party

Glades Road Branch
Wear your ties and tiaras as we celebrate Father’s Day with a pretend tea party with stories, games and crafts.  Ages 4-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
06/16
Wear your ties and tiaras as we celebrate Father’s Day with a pretend tea party with stories, games and crafts.  Ages 4-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

LEGO® Bricks

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 6-11. (60 min.) Preregister. 
06/16
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 6-11. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Father's Day Cards & Crafts

West Boca Branch
Stop by and make a card and a special craft for your dad.  Ages 3 & up. (60 min.) 
06/16
Stop by and make a card and a special craft for your dad.  Ages 3 & up. (60 min.) 
Jun 2018

StoryWalk® & Craft: "Little Cloud"

Main Library
This month’s StoryWalk® celebrates Eric Carles’ story, “Little Cloud.” Parents and children are encouraged to walk our story path to find a craft at the end. Ages 2-6. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
06/12

06/16
This month’s StoryWalk® celebrates Eric Carles’ story, “Little Cloud.” Parents and children are encouraged to walk our story path to find a craft at the end. Ages 2-6. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
Jun 2018

Acoustic Java Jam

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Experience a caffeinated collection of local talent or bring your acoustic instruments and jam out. Coffee provided.  (2 hr.) 
06/16
Experience a caffeinated collection of local talent or bring your acoustic instruments and jam out. Coffee provided.  (2 hr.) 
Jun 2018

Reading Rockers!

Loula V. York Branch
Children practice reading skills with teen mentors in a comfortable, supervised setting. Applications available at the children's services desk. Grades K-5. (60 min.) Preregister. 
06/09

06/16

06/23

06/30
Children practice reading skills with teen mentors in a comfortable, supervised setting. Applications available at the children's services desk. Grades K-5. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Movie Matinee: National Camping Month

Greenacres Branch
"RV." ©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (98 min.) Preregister. PG
06/16
"RV." ©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (98 min.) Preregister. PG
Jun 2018

Sewing Circle: Embroidery & Cross Stitch

Lantana Road Branch
Do you enjoy sewing and creating embroidered art? Materials provided.  Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister. 
06/02

06/16
Do you enjoy sewing and creating embroidered art? Materials provided.  Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Public Speaking

Lantana Road Branch
Communication can make or break our connections with each other. Let’s talk about how to better equip yourself in your personal and professional life.  (60 min.) Preregister. 
06/16

06/30
Communication can make or break our connections with each other. Let’s talk about how to better equip yourself in your personal and professional life.  (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

LEGO® Bricks

Tequesta Branch
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 4-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
06/16
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 4-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 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. 
06/16

06/30
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. 
Jun 2018

Dungeons & Dragons

Acreage Branch
Adventure in the world of Dungeons & Dragons with fellow wizards, warriors and battle evil monsters to bring goodness back to the world. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited.
06/02 (2.5 hr.) 

06/09 (2.5 hr.) 

06/16Mini-Marathon. (4.5 hr.) 

06/23 (2.5 hr.) 

06/30 (2.5 hr.) 
Adventure in the world of Dungeons & Dragons with fellow wizards, warriors and battle evil monsters to bring goodness back to the world. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited.
Jun 2018

Super Summer Story Times!

Loula V. York Branch
Fun, interactive story times and creative activities for children and their parents. Ages 2-7. (45 min.) Preregister. 
06/09Drum Roll I.

06/16Drum Roll II.

06/23All That Jazz I.

06/30All That Jazz II.
Fun, interactive story times and creative activities for children and their parents. Ages 2-7. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

If You Give a Dad a Donut ...

Greenacres Branch
Happy Dad's Day! Enjoy a Saturday morning celebrating Dads and the special men in your life with a silly story by Laura Numeroff, a craft, and donuts of course! (45 min.) Preregister. 
06/16
Happy Dad's Day! Enjoy a Saturday morning celebrating Dads and the special men in your life with a silly story by Laura Numeroff, a craft, and donuts of course! (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Sensory Story Time

Glades Road Branch
Stories, songs, crafts and movement activities specially designed for children with sensory challenges. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
06/16
Stories, songs, crafts and movement activities specially designed for children with sensory challenges. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Hooray for Dads!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Celebrate Dad with interactive games and make-and-take crafts. Bring your dad along or create a surprise Father's Day gift! Materials provided. Limit 20. (45 min.) Preregister. 
06/16
Celebrate Dad with interactive games and make-and-take crafts. Bring your dad along or create a surprise Father's Day gift! Materials provided. Limit 20. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

The Amazing Mr. A’s Summer Magic Spectacular!

Tequesta Branch
It's a variety-style magic show you don't want to miss! With magic, comedy, ventriloquism and audience participation, Mr. A will leave you laughing. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
06/16
It's a variety-style magic show you don't want to miss! With magic, comedy, ventriloquism and audience participation, Mr. A will leave you laughing. All ages. (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

Dads Rock!

West Boca Branch
Kids grab your dad or other favorite guy and come for a fun time of bonding while painting rocks together to use as a paperweight or decorative piece.  Snacks provided. Ages 7 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
06/16
Kids grab your dad or other favorite guy and come for a fun time of bonding while painting rocks together to use as a paperweight or decorative piece.  Snacks provided. Ages 7 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Adult Coloring Club

Belle Glade Branch
Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Coloring pages and materials provided, or bring your own coloring book.  Space is limited. First come, first served. (60 min.) Preregister. 
06/16 (60 min.) Preregister. 561-996-3453
Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Coloring pages and materials provided, or bring your own coloring book.  Space is limited. First come, first served. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Fun Family Science

Main Library
Experience STEAM-related activities that the whole family can enjoy at this DIY event! All ages. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
06/16
Experience STEAM-related activities that the whole family can enjoy at this DIY event! All ages. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
Jun 2018

Singalong Story & Craft: "Groovy Joe: Dance Party Countdown," by Eric Litwin  

Belle Glade Branch
We'll color a rock star guitar to dance and sing along as we read the story! Ages 4-6. (45 min.) 
06/16
We'll color a rock star guitar to dance and sing along as we read the story! Ages 4-6. (45 min.) 
Jun 2018

Father's Day Fun

Jupiter Branch
Celebrate dandy dads with stories, songs and crafts. Ages 1-3. (40 min.) Preregister. 
06/16
Celebrate dandy dads with stories, songs and crafts. Ages 1-3. (40 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Tai Chi

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes.  (90 min.) 
06/02

06/09

06/16

06/23
Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes.  (90 min.) 
Jun 2018

Good Vibrations: Musical Science Experiments

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Explore the science behind music by conducting experiments about sound and vibrations. Another fun STEAM activity!  Ages 8-12. Limit 25. (60 min.) Preregister. 
06/15
Explore the science behind music by conducting experiments about sound and vibrations. Another fun STEAM activity!  Ages 8-12. Limit 25. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Dads Are Dynamite!

Acreage Branch
Celebrate the coolest dude in your life, whether he's your dad, grandpa, uncle or older brother. Ages 4-8. (60 min.) 
06/15
Celebrate the coolest dude in your life, whether he's your dad, grandpa, uncle or older brother. Ages 4-8. (60 min.) 
Jun 2018

Page to Stage With Maltz Jupiter Theatre

Greenacres Branch
Maltz Jupiter Theatre teaching artist, Kristine DiMartino presents an interactive program that promotes reading and creativity with an introduction to theater. (45 min.) Preregister. 
06/15Ages  4-6.

06/15Ages  7-10.
Maltz Jupiter Theatre teaching artist, Kristine DiMartino presents an interactive program that promotes reading and creativity with an introduction to theater. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

A Visit From Green Cay Nature Center

West Boynton Branch
Meet animals and learn about their habitats. Ages 5 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
06/15
Meet animals and learn about their habitats. Ages 5 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jun 2018

Kids Code

Gardens Branch
Learn the fundamental concepts of computer programming by building and running a computer program using Scratch®, developed by MIT. Ages 9-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
06/15
Learn the fundamental concepts of computer programming by building and running a computer program using Scratch®, developed by MIT. Ages 9-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 

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