Activity Information
Nov 2018

Mini Book + Art: "Mama, Do You Love Me?," by Barbara M. Joosse + Art by Justin Guariglia

Mini Libro + Arte: "¿Me Quieres, Mama?," por Barbara M. Joosse + Arte por Justin Guariglia

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Martes, 06 de noviembre, 
3:30 pm

Each activity highlights a selected book and artwork in collaboration with the Norton Museum of Art. Made possible through the Diane and Bruce Halle Foundation. Edades 6-8. Cupo limitado. Ages 6-8. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
11/06
Each activity highlights a selected book and artwork in collaboration with the Norton Museum of Art. Made possible through the Diane and Bruce Halle Foundation. Edades 6-8. Cupo limitado. Ages 6-8. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
Este taller se enfocará en un libro y una obra de arte en colaboración con el Norton Museum of Art y es posible gracias a la generosidad del Diane y Bruce Halle Foundation. Edades 6-8. Cupo limitado. (90 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
11/06
Nov 2018

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

Acreage Branch
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs who can’t wait for you to read them a story. Grades K-5. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
11/06

11/13

11/27
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs who can’t wait for you to read them a story. Grades K-5. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
Nov 2018

LEGO® Bricks

West Boca Branch
Can you make a Lego maze that works? Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-10. (60 min.) Preregister. 
11/06
Can you make a Lego maze that works? Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-10. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Peanuts to Peanut Butter

Jupiter Branch
It's National Peanut Butter Month! Learn about the peanut industry with funny and unusual facts, in a peanut-free environment. Ages 5-10. (45 min.) Preregister. 
11/06
It's National Peanut Butter Month! Learn about the peanut industry with funny and unusual facts, in a peanut-free environment. Ages 5-10. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

The Norton Museum of Art Presents Community Art Talks

Gardens Branch
The Norton Museum of Art is undergoing a major expansion that opens next February. Learn about upcoming exhibitions and new community programs while enjoying an art project with Museum staff. (90 min.) Preregister. 
11/06
The Norton Museum of Art is undergoing a major expansion that opens next February. Learn about upcoming exhibitions and new community programs while enjoying an art project with Museum staff. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Read Together PBC Book Discussion: "Best. State. Ever.: A Florida Man Defends His Homeland," by Dave Barry

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
The Literacy Coalition of PBC is encouraging every adult to read the same book at the same time. Borrow a copy and attend a lively discussion. (60 min.) Preregister. 
11/06
The Literacy Coalition of PBC is encouraging every adult to read the same book at the same time. Borrow a copy and attend a lively discussion. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

English Exchange

Greenacres Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
11/06

11/13

11/27
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Nov 2018

Fall Fun Stomp

Gardens Branch
Twirl, slide, and boogie to fall tunes. Ages 2-3. (30 min.) Preregister. 
11/06
Twirl, slide, and boogie to fall tunes. Ages 2-3. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Tuesday Morning Crafts

West Boca Branch
Stop in the story time room for a casual craft time. A variety of simple crafts will be available. Ages 3-9. (60 min.) 
11/06
Stop in the story time room for a casual craft time. A variety of simple crafts will be available. Ages 3-9. (60 min.) 
Nov 2018

5 Little Senses Baby Sensory Play

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Stimulate your little one’s senses and encourage them to explore with various sensory playtime activities. All abilities welcome. Dress to get messy! Ages 3-18 mos. (45 min.) Preregister. 
11/06
Stimulate your little one’s senses and encourage them to explore with various sensory playtime activities. All abilities welcome. Dress to get messy! Ages 3-18 mos. (45 min.) Preregister. 
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

Veterans Day Special

Belle Glade Branch
"Operation Dumbo Drop." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (120 min.) Family-friendly movie. Popcorn provided. All ages. PG
11/05
"Operation Dumbo Drop." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (120 min.) Family-friendly movie. Popcorn provided. All ages. PG
Nov 2018

Adult Coloring Club

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Come and join other coloring enthusiasts for an hour of relaxation and fun. Materials and coloring pages provided or bring your own. Refreshments provided. (60 min.) 
11/05
Come and join other coloring enthusiasts for an hour of relaxation and fun. Materials and coloring pages provided or bring your own. Refreshments provided. (60 min.) 
Nov 2018

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.) 
11/05
Join storyteller Vera Fried and have fun sharing your stories and hearing from others. (60 min.) 
Nov 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. (30 min.) 
11/05
Stop in for a fun and casual craft time. A variety of simple crafts will be available. Ages 3-10. First come, first served. (30 min.) 
Nov 2018

Musical Toddlers & Tykes

Acreage Branch
Jam along to favorite story time songs with instruments for you to play and keep the music going. Ages 0-4. (30 min.) 
11/05
Jam along to favorite story time songs with instruments for you to play and keep the music going. Ages 0-4. (30 min.) 
Nov 2018

International Games Week

Belle Glade Branch
Read, learn and play with friends and family @ your library. Ages 7 & up. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
11/05
Read, learn and play with friends and family @ your library. Ages 7 & up. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Keep Calm & Color: Thanksgiving

Gardens Branch
Enjoy a relaxing afternoon by coloring. Materials provided. Ages 3 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
11/05
Enjoy a relaxing afternoon by coloring. Materials provided. Ages 3 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

About Medicare: Open Enrollment Period

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Need help with Rx costs? What is the donut hole? What are the different parts of Medicare? Get these questions and more answered. (60 min.) Preregister. 
11/05
Need help with Rx costs? What is the donut hole? What are the different parts of Medicare? Get these questions and more answered. (60 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

Bouncing Babies

West Boca Branch
Stories, songs and fingerplays for babies and caregivers. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.) Preregister. 
11/05
Stories, songs and fingerplays for babies and caregivers. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Rhythm Explorers

Lantana Road Branch
Get your wiggles out! An amazing and active journey through sound and music. Bring a bottle of water. Ages 2-4. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
11/05

11/19
Get your wiggles out! An amazing and active journey through sound and music. Bring a bottle of water. Ages 2-4. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Baby Play Date

Belle Glade Branch
Features toys, baby board books, puppets, rhymes and songs. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.) 
11/05

11/19

11/26
Features toys, baby board books, puppets, rhymes and songs. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.) 
Nov 2018

My Library. My Life! Teen Roundtable

Belle Glade Branch
Does listening to an audiobook count as reading? Stop by to join the conversation. We'll play games and enjoy snacks, all while earning community service hours! Grades 5-12. (60 min.) 
11/03
Does listening to an audiobook count as reading? Stop by to join the conversation. We'll play games and enjoy snacks, all while earning community service hours! Grades 5-12. (60 min.) 
Nov 2018

Teen Tech: Sphero

West Boca Branch
Use our iPads (or your device) to navigate a series of challenges with our new tech toy - Sphero! Create code and make it move, make noises and more! Grades 6-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
11/03
Use our iPads (or your device) to navigate a series of challenges with our new tech toy - Sphero! Create code and make it move, make noises and more! Grades 6-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Teen Anime Club

Lantana Road Branch
Watch anime with your friends, talk about your favorite manga, and discover new ones. Snacks provided. Ages 13-17. (90 min.) Preregister. 
11/03
Watch anime with your friends, talk about your favorite manga, and discover new ones. Snacks provided. Ages 13-17. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Pokémon Club

Belle Glade Branch
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. Snacks provided. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
11/03
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. Snacks provided. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

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. 
11/03

11/17
Do you enjoy sewing by hand? Have fun with different types of needlework! Materials provided. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Weekend Movie Matinee

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
"Ready Player One." ©Warner Bros. (140 min.) Refreshments provided. First come, first served. PG-13
11/03
"Ready Player One." ©Warner Bros. (140 min.) Refreshments provided. First come, first served. PG-13
Nov 2018

Reading Buddies

Belle Glade Branch
Children in grades K-5 work with a teen to improve their reading skills. (45 min.) Call to make an appointment.
11/03

11/17
Children in grades K-5 work with a teen to improve their reading skills. (45 min.) Call to make an appointment.
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

Art Lab: Native American Headband

Belle Glade Branch
Squish, knead, mold, paint and create! Dress to get messy. Ages 3-6. (45 min.) 
11/03
Squish, knead, mold, paint and create! Dress to get messy. Ages 3-6. (45 min.) 
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

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Practice reading with licensed therapy dogs who can’t wait for you to read to them. Sign up for your 15 minutes with a furry listener. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
11/03

11/17

11/14

11/28
Practice reading with licensed therapy dogs who can’t wait for you to read to them. Sign up for your 15 minutes with a furry listener. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (2 hr.) 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

Homebuyer Education Workshop: A Guidewell Financial Solutions Workshop

Greenacres Branch
Are you thinking of buying a home? Come to this workshop to get the answers to your questions. Guidewell Financial is an approved U.S.-HUD counselor. (8 hr.) Preregister. 
11/03
Are you thinking of buying a home? Come to this workshop to get the answers to your questions. Guidewell Financial is an approved U.S.-HUD counselor. (8 hr.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Craft Like an Egyptian

Glades Road Branch
King Tutankhamen’s sarcophagus was discovered 96 years ago this week! We will create our own paper sarcophagus and learn hieroglyphics. Ages 8-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
11/02
King Tutankhamen’s sarcophagus was discovered 96 years ago this week! We will create our own paper sarcophagus and learn hieroglyphics. Ages 8-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
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

Washi Tape Tin Cans

Gardens Branch
Recycle a tin can into a pretty storage container. Ages 9 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
11/02
Recycle a tin can into a pretty storage container. Ages 9 & up. (45 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

Spanish in Practice: Intermediate

Lantana Road Branch
Practice speaking Spanish in conversations about food, travel, news and more. Intermediate knowledge of the language is required. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister. 
11/01

11/13
Practice speaking Spanish in conversations about food, travel, news and more. Intermediate knowledge of the language is required. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Fantastic Beasts & How to Make Them

Jupiter Branch
Can’t get enough of the magical world of Harry Potter? Learn how to make some of Newt Scamander’s favorite creatures. Ages 14 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
11/01

11/15
Can’t get enough of the magical world of Harry Potter? Learn how to make some of Newt Scamander’s favorite creatures. Ages 14 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

NaNoWriMo

Jupiter Branch
This course will offer aspiring novelists practical instruction and hands-on practice to develop works of fiction through structure, character and dialogue. (90 min.) Preregister. 
11/01

11/15
This course will offer aspiring novelists practical instruction and hands-on practice to develop works of fiction through structure, character and dialogue. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Aprenda cómo funciona Medicare

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Jueves, 01 de noviembre, 
2:00 pm

Representantes de la organización SHINE (por sus siglas en inglés), ofrecerán información acerca de la cobertura de Medicare, incluyendo las partes A, B, C y D, y el seguro complementario de Medicare (Medigap). Se requiere registrarse. 
11/01
Representantes de la organización SHINE (por sus siglas en inglés), ofrecerán información acerca de la cobertura de Medicare, incluyendo las partes A, B, C y D, y el seguro complementario de Medicare (Medigap). Se requiere registrarse. 
Nov 2018

WLRN Presents: The South Florida History Project

Glades Road Branch
Producer Francesca de Onis-Tomlinson provides a behind the scenes look at this Emmy Award winning series of short films. Multiple films covering a variety of Sunshine State history will be screened. (90 min.) Preregister. 
11/01
Producer Francesca de Onis-Tomlinson provides a behind the scenes look at this Emmy Award winning series of short films. Multiple films covering a variety of Sunshine State history will be screened. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Create a Memory Page: Scrapbooking Fun

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Bring personal photos or memorabilia, we will provide the rest. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) Preregister. 
11/01
Bring personal photos or memorabilia, we will provide the rest. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Book & Film Discussion

Greenacres Branch
November is Jewish Book Month. 
11/01"The Zookeeper's Wife," by Diane Ackerman. Book discussion. (60 min.) Preregister. 

11/08"The Zookeeper's Wife." ©Focus Features. (124 min.) Film viewing and discussion. (2.5 hr.) Preregister. PG-13 
November is Jewish Book Month. 
Nov 2018

English Exchange

Acreage Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
11/01

11/08

11/15

11/29
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Genealogy Help: One-On-One

Glades Road Branch
Want to learn about your family tree? (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
11/01

11/15
Want to learn about your family tree? (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
Nov 2018

Boogie Woogie Time!

Loula V. York Branch
Music and movement, simple stories and crafts for young children and their parents. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
11/01

11/15
Music and movement, simple stories and crafts for young children and their parents. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 

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