Activity Information
Jan 2019

English Exchange

Greenacres 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

Kiddie Stay & Play

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Meet with friends for a play date filled with toys, books and puzzles that promote early literacy. Ages 2-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/15

01/22

01/29
Meet with friends for a play date filled with toys, books and puzzles that promote early literacy. Ages 2-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

D.I.T. Mixed Media Collage

Lantana Road Branch
Do It Together! Come socialize and create mixed media collages. Paper, paint and some materials provided. Bring any additional scrap bits to use or share. Limit 20. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/22
Do It Together! Come socialize and create mixed media collages. Paper, paint and some materials provided. Bring any additional scrap bits to use or share. Limit 20. (90 min.) Preregister. 
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

Pop Up! Arts & Crafts

Belle Glade Branch
Features a fun new craft that all children can enjoy! All ages. (60 min.) 
01/19

01/24
Features a fun new craft that all children can enjoy! All ages. (60 min.) 
Jan 2019

Hand in Hand

Jupiter Branch
Keep Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s important message in our hearts through stories, music and crafts emphasizing love, harmony and friendship. Ages 5-10. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/19
Keep Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s important message in our hearts through stories, music and crafts emphasizing love, harmony and friendship. Ages 5-10. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Movie Matinee

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
"Selma." ©Paramount Pictures. (128 min.) Refreshments provided. PG-13
01/19
"Selma." ©Paramount Pictures. (128 min.) Refreshments provided. PG-13
Jan 2019

Presidents and Their First Ladies, Dramatically Speaking: William Howard & Nellie Taft

Acreage Branch
William and Sue Wills bring the story of the president and his first lady to life. Preregistration begins Thu, Jan 03, 10:00 am, by phone, in person or online at www.pbclibrary.org/presidents-2019. (60 min.)
01/19http://registration.pbclibrary.org/programsignup/presidents2019/registration-ACR-20190119-2pm.php
William and Sue Wills bring the story of the president and his first lady to life. Preregistration begins Thu, Jan 03, 10:00 am, by phone, in person or online at www.pbclibrary.org/presidents-2019. (60 min.)
Jan 2019

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. 
01/19
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. 
Jan 2019

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.) 
01/19
Experience a caffeinated collection of local talent or bring your acoustic instruments and jam out. Coffee provided.  (2 hr.) 
Jan 2019

LEGO® Bricks

Tequesta Branch
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/19
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Anime

Acreage 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 12 & up. (2 hr.) 
01/19
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 12 & up. (2 hr.) 
Jan 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. 
01/05

01/19
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. 
Jan 2019

Sensory Story Time

Glades Road Branch
Stories, songs, crafts and movement activities specially designed for children with sensory challenges. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/19
Stories, songs, crafts and movement activities specially designed for children with sensory challenges. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Jupiter Library Volunteer Fair

Jupiter Branch
Meet local organizations and find out about their volunteer needs and get involved. (2 hr.) 
01/19
Meet local organizations and find out about their volunteer needs and get involved. (2 hr.) 
Jan 2019

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. 
01/19
Learn concepts of control, logic and programming with fun games and activities. Ages 10-14. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Super Saturday Story Time!

Loula V. York Branch
Young children and their parents are invited for music, stories and crafts! Ages 2-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/05It's a NEW Year!

01/12Snow Days I!

01/19Snow Days II!
Young children and their parents are invited for music, stories and crafts! Ages 2-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Adventures With Ms. Dez: Riot in the Rainforest

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Follow the footsteps of wise elephant as he introduces his naughty neighbors. Learn about the values of obedience, asking permission and integrity. Ages 3-8. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/19
Follow the footsteps of wise elephant as he introduces his naughty neighbors. Learn about the values of obedience, asking permission and integrity. Ages 3-8. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Family Story Time

Greenacres Branch
Bring your family and enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and games. We’ll have lots of fun and make a craft you can take home.  Ages 3 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/19
Bring your family and enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and games. We’ll have lots of fun and make a craft you can take home.  Ages 3 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

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. Limit 20. First come, first served. (30 min.) 
01/19
Listen to a story or two. We’ll also dance and sing to fun songs and fingerplays. Ages 1-2. Limit 20. First come, first served. (30 min.) 
Jan 2019

Books & Kids! Bilingual Story Time

¡Libros y niños! Hora de cuentos bilingüe

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Sábado, 19 de enero, 
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. Ages 2-5. (40 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
01/19
Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fun in both English and Spanish with our friends Señora Leslie and Señora Tania. Edades 2-5. Ages 2-5. (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. (40 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
01/19
Jan 2019

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. Ages 12 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/05

01/19

01/26
Learn the basics of Tai Chi that may improve your health and reduce stress. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Ages 12 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Intermediate Tai Chi

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Often referred to as "meditation in motion." Wear comfortable clothing and flat shoes. Basic skills required. Ages 12 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/05

01/19

01/26
Often referred to as "meditation in motion." Wear comfortable clothing and flat shoes. Basic skills required. Ages 12 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Winnie the Pooh Day

Jupiter Branch
Celebrate this lovable bear with stories, music and crafts. Ages 2-6. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/18
Celebrate this lovable bear with stories, music and crafts. Ages 2-6. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Riot in the Rainforest

Gardens Branch
Follow the footsteps of a wise elephant, as he introduces us to a few of his naughty neighbors. Learning obedience, asking permission, and understanding. Ages 3-6. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/18
Follow the footsteps of a wise elephant, as he introduces us to a few of his naughty neighbors. Learning obedience, asking permission, and understanding. Ages 3-6. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

LEGO® Bricks

Acreage Branch
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-12. (90 min.) 
01/18
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-12. (90 min.) 
Jan 2019

"A Time for Justice: America’s Civil Rights Movement"

Lantana Road Branch
"A Time for Justice: America’s Civil Rights Movement." ©Teaching Tolerance|Southern Poverty Law Center. (40 min.) Preregister. Shown with permission. Not rated.
01/18
"A Time for Justice: America’s Civil Rights Movement." ©Teaching Tolerance|Southern Poverty Law Center. (40 min.) Preregister. Shown with permission. Not rated.
Jan 2019

Friday Movie Magic

Wellington Branch
Popcorn provided. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. 
01/11"My Little Pony: The Movie." ©Lions Gate Films, Inc. (99 min.)  PG 

01/18"Teen Titans Go! To the Movies." ©Warner Bros. (92 min.)  PG 

01/25"Incredibles 2." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (118 min.)  PG 
Popcorn provided. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. 
Jan 2019

Veterans Services of PBC

Glades Road Branch
Meet with representative Andy Reese to answer brief questions and learn about services. First come, first served. (3 hr.) 
01/18
Meet with representative Andy Reese to answer brief questions and learn about services. First come, first served. (3 hr.) 
Jan 2019

Writers LIVE! Presents: Larry Loftis

Gardens Branch
International best-selling author Larry Loftis will talk about his latest novel, “Code Name: Lise The True Story of the Woman Who Became WWII's Most Highly Decorated Spy.” Books available for purchase. A book signing will follow. Preregistration begins Fri, Jan 04, 10:00 am, by phone, in person or online at www.pbclibrary.org/ writers-live-2019. (60 min.)
01/18
International best-selling author Larry Loftis will talk about his latest novel, “Code Name: Lise The True Story of the Woman Who Became WWII's Most Highly Decorated Spy.” Books available for purchase. A book signing will follow. Preregistration begins Fri, Jan 04, 10:00 am, by phone, in person or online at www.pbclibrary.org/ writers-live-2019. (60 min.)
Jan 2019

Book Discussion: "Crossing on the Paris," by Dana Gynther

Tequesta Branch
Led by Donna Gruber Adair. Copies are available at the member services desk. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/18
Led by Donna Gruber Adair. Copies are available at the member services desk. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Start the New Year With Meditation

West Boca Branch
Bring joy, peace, positivity, and relaxation into your daily life. Join John Bednarik, long time meditation instructor, for this powerful workshop. (90 min.) 
01/18
Bring joy, peace, positivity, and relaxation into your daily life. Join John Bednarik, long time meditation instructor, for this powerful workshop. (90 min.) 
Jan 2019

Movie Matinee: Heroes in History

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. and Jesse Owens, American heroes, who took a courageous stand in the face of adversity. Popcorn provided. 
01/11"Race." ©Focus Features. (134 min.)  PG-13 

01/18"Selma." ©Paramount Pictures. (128 min.)  PG-13 
Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. and Jesse Owens, American heroes, who took a courageous stand in the face of adversity. Popcorn provided. 
Jan 2019

Book Discussion: "Before We Were Yours," by Lisa Wingate 

Glades Road Branch
Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/18
Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Wigglecise

Greenacres Branch
We will wiggle, jump, hop, and do a yoga stretch or two. Improve motor skills, rhythm, and coordination using shakers, balls, instruments, and more. Ages 2-4. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/18
We will wiggle, jump, hop, and do a yoga stretch or two. Improve motor skills, rhythm, and coordination using shakers, balls, instruments, and more. Ages 2-4. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Coloring for Calmness

Jupiter Branch
Relax, reduce stress and have fun with artists' colored pencils and unique coloring images. Learn how to download free coloring pages from online resources. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/18
Relax, reduce stress and have fun with artists' colored pencils and unique coloring images. Learn how to download free coloring pages from online resources. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Career Transitions

Wellington Branch
Enhance your job search, write an effective résumé and cover letter or explore a new career path! Limit 8. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/17
Enhance your job search, write an effective résumé and cover letter or explore a new career path! Limit 8. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

PBC Bar Association Presents Landlord/Tenant Law

Lantana Road Branch
Learn about residential landlord-tenant relationships including the drafting of a lease, rights and responsibilities of the landlord/tenant and court procedures in a lawsuit. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/17
Learn about residential landlord-tenant relationships including the drafting of a lease, rights and responsibilities of the landlord/tenant and court procedures in a lawsuit. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Teen Trivia

Acreage Branch
Topics from cartoons to Cleopatra and fandom to physics! Team up with friends and battle to be the best! Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) 
01/17
Topics from cartoons to Cleopatra and fandom to physics! Team up with friends and battle to be the best! Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) 
Jan 2019

Tertulia Literaria: "Nada" de Carmen Laforet

(Book Discussion, in Spanish)

West Boca Branch
Jueves, 17 de enero, 
5:00 pm

Las copias estan disponibles en el mostrador de consulta. Tenemos refrescos.  Limite 12. Registración por orden de llegada. (60 min.) 
01/17
Las copias estan disponibles en el mostrador de consulta. Tenemos refrescos.  Limite 12. Registración por orden de llegada. (60 min.) 
Jan 2019

Miss Carly's Crochet Class

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Learn the basics of crochet or show off your mad crochet skills and help out our newbies. Bring a size H, I, J or K hook and skein of worsted weight yarn. Ages 9 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/03

01/17
Learn the basics of crochet or show off your mad crochet skills and help out our newbies. Bring a size H, I, J or K hook and skein of worsted weight yarn. Ages 9 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Tech Thursday: Forecasting Your Future

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
The forecast is bright for junior scientists and engineers! Enjoy STEAM-related learning about weather by creating a weather vane and anemometer. Ages 7-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/17
The forecast is bright for junior scientists and engineers! Enjoy STEAM-related learning about weather by creating a weather vane and anemometer. Ages 7-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Coding With Tech Toys: Bee-Bot®

West Boca Branch
Learn concepts of control, logic and programming with fun games and activities. Ages 5 & up. Limit 16. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
01/17
Learn concepts of control, logic and programming with fun games and activities. Ages 5 & up. Limit 16. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
Jan 2019

Who’s That Pokémon?

Belle Glade Branch
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. Snacks provided. Ages 7 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/17
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. Snacks provided. Ages 7 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Happy Birthday, Dr. King!

Acreage Branch
Celebrate civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday and legacy with stories, songs and a craft of friendship and togetherness for everyone. Snacks provided. Ages 5 & up. (60 min.) 
01/17
Celebrate civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday and legacy with stories, songs and a craft of friendship and togetherness for everyone. Snacks provided. Ages 5 & up. (60 min.) 
Jan 2019

Finger Painting

Wellington Branch
It's kindergarten all over again! Dress for a mess. Ages 5-12. Limit 25. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
01/17
It's kindergarten all over again! Dress for a mess. Ages 5-12. Limit 25. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
Jan 2019

Wills, Trusts & Estates

West Boynton Branch
Jennifer Gomez discusses how to avoid probate, protect assets, and save money on legal fees. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/17
Jennifer Gomez discusses how to avoid probate, protect assets, and save money on legal fees. (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

Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction

Glades Road Branch
Learn how to use mindfulness and meditation to manage stress in the workplace and at home. Facilitated by Jim Bandler. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/17 Cancelled
Learn how to use mindfulness and meditation to manage stress in the workplace and at home. Facilitated by Jim Bandler. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2019

Book Discussion: "Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine," by Gail Honeyman 

Gardens Branch
Led by Donna Gruber Adair. Pick up your book at the information desk. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/17
Led by Donna Gruber Adair. Pick up your book at the information desk. (90 min.) Preregister. 

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