Activity Information
Oct 2018

English Exchange

Lantana Road Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
10/03

10/10

10/17

10/24

10/31
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Oct 2018

Day of the Dead

Jupiter Branch
Practice the traditional art of painting your own calavera, or ceramic skull. Ages 7 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
10/31
Practice the traditional art of painting your own calavera, or ceramic skull. Ages 7 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Oct 2018

"Trunk or Treat" at Bridges at Pahokee

Loula V. York Branch
Join us at the annual community extravaganza, "Trunk or Treat", at 188 S. Barfield Hwy. Pahokee. Stop by the library "trunk" for great books and yummy treats. Snacks provided. All ages. (2 hr.) 
10/31
Join us at the annual community extravaganza, "Trunk or Treat", at 188 S. Barfield Hwy. Pahokee. Stop by the library "trunk" for great books and yummy treats. Snacks provided. All ages. (2 hr.) 
Oct 2018

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs who can’t wait for you to read them a story.  Ages 6-12. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
10/17

10/20

10/31 Cancelled
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs who can’t wait for you to read them a story.  Ages 6-12. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Oct 2018

Writers' Workshop

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Sign up for this four-session course facilitated by award-winning poet, Stacie M. Kiner. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Oct 01. 
10/10

10/17

10/24

10/31
Sign up for this four-session course facilitated by award-winning poet, Stacie M. Kiner. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Oct 01. 
Oct 2018

Halloween Parade

Lantana Road Branch
Parade around with your dressed-up little one and collect treats from each department. Also create a take-home craft. Ages 0-3. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
10/31
Parade around with your dressed-up little one and collect treats from each department. Also create a take-home craft. Ages 0-3. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Oct 2018

After-School Math Club

Belle Glade Branch
Each week features math games, music and other fun activities. Grades 3-5. Space is limited. (60 min.) 
10/03

10/10

10/17

10/24

10/31
Each week features math games, music and other fun activities. Grades 3-5. Space is limited. (60 min.) 
Oct 2018

English Exchange

Jupiter Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
10/03

10/10

10/24

10/31
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Oct 2018

Way Off Broadway Players

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
If you love the comedy of Seinfeld, Viorst and Bombeck, join the Way Off Broadway Players for "Jerry, Judy & Erma!" Big laughs guaranteed. (60 min.) Preregister. 
10/31
If you love the comedy of Seinfeld, Viorst and Bombeck, join the Way Off Broadway Players for "Jerry, Judy & Erma!" Big laughs guaranteed. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Oct 2018

Chess Club

Lantana Road Branch
Basic game knowledge is required. (90 min.) Preregister. 
10/31
Basic game knowledge is required. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Oct 2018

English Exchange

Glades Road Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
10/03

10/10

10/17

10/24

10/31
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Oct 2018

Preschool Not-So-Scary Stories

West Boca Branch
A fun time for preschoolers to enjoy Halloween stories, a short film and a craft. Come in your favorite not-so-scary costume or just as you are. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
10/31
A fun time for preschoolers to enjoy Halloween stories, a short film and a craft. Come in your favorite not-so-scary costume or just as you are. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Oct 2018

Mini Monster Bash

Tequesta Branch
Monster stories, music, games and a craft. Costumed creatures welcome. Ages 2-5. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
10/31
Monster stories, music, games and a craft. Costumed creatures welcome. Ages 2-5. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Oct 2018

English Exchange

Loula V. York Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. Limit 10. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
10/03 (2 hr.) 

10/10 (2 hr.) 

10/17 (2 hr.) 

10/24 (2 hr.) 

10/31
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. Limit 10. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
Oct 2018

Halloween Hullabaloo

West Boynton Branch
Stories, songs and a silent trick-or-treat parade throughout the library. Costumes encouraged. Ages 2-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
10/31
Stories, songs and a silent trick-or-treat parade throughout the library. Costumes encouraged. Ages 2-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Oct 2018

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.) 
10/03

10/10

10/17

10/24

10/31
The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. (90 min.) 
Oct 2018

Halloween Is Here!

Lantana Road Branch
We're celebrating this holiday with not-so-spooky stories, songs and a creepy craft. Feel free to wear your costumes. Ages 3-5. (60 min.) Preregister. 
10/31
We're celebrating this holiday with not-so-spooky stories, songs and a creepy craft. Feel free to wear your costumes. Ages 3-5. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Oct 2018

Halloween Hullabaloo

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Dress up and listen to a not-too-scary story. We'll play a ghostly game, sing a spooky song, and parade through the library collecting treats. Ages 1-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
10/31
Dress up and listen to a not-too-scary story. We'll play a ghostly game, sing a spooky song, and parade through the library collecting treats. Ages 1-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Oct 2018

Peek-A-Boo!

West Boca Branch
Come in costume or just as you are for a not-so-scary Halloween story. We’ll also sing some of our favorite songs and fingerplays.  Ages 1-2. (30 min.) Preregister. 
10/31
Come in costume or just as you are for a not-so-scary Halloween story. We’ll also sing some of our favorite songs and fingerplays.  Ages 1-2. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Oct 2018

Teeny Halloween

Acreage Branch
An ooky spooky celebration with stories, songs, rhymes and treats just for the littlest members of the family. Snacks provided. Ages 0-2. (40 min.) 
10/31
An ooky spooky celebration with stories, songs, rhymes and treats just for the littlest members of the family. Snacks provided. Ages 0-2. (40 min.) 
Oct 2018

Crazy Costume Parade & Story Time

Royal Palm Beach Branch
March around in our annual parade dressed up in your favorite costume. Listen to stories, watch a not-so-scary movie and make a seasonal craft. Ages 0-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
10/31
March around in our annual parade dressed up in your favorite costume. Listen to stories, watch a not-so-scary movie and make a seasonal craft. Ages 0-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Oct 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.
10/02

10/03

10/10

10/16

10/17

10/23

10/24

10/30

10/31
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.
Oct 2018

Tertulia Literaria: "Las Valkirias" de Paulo Coelho

(Book Discussion, in Spanish: "The Valkyries")

Lantana Road Branch
Martes, 30 de octubre, 
7:00 pm

Las copias están disponibles en el mostrador de consulta.  (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
10/30
Las copias están disponibles en el mostrador de consulta.  (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
Oct 2018

Rock 'n' Roll Halloween

Greenacres Branch
Turn rocks into monsters, ghosts, bugs and more using permanent markers and your imagination! Then, ghosts will roll when you step up and go bowling for ghouls. Ages 7-11. (45 min.) Preregister. 
10/30
Turn rocks into monsters, ghosts, bugs and more using permanent markers and your imagination! Then, ghosts will roll when you step up and go bowling for ghouls. Ages 7-11. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Oct 2018

Pumpkin Games

Tequesta Branch
Pumpkin bowling, carving, seed shooting and more. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
10/30
Pumpkin bowling, carving, seed shooting and more. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Oct 2018

English Exchange

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
10/02

10/09

10/16

10/23

10/30
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Oct 2018

Let's Play! Board Games & Puzzles

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Socialize over games and puzzles. Board games, card games, both old and new, and puzzles provided or bring your own.  Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Preregister. 
10/16 (90 min.) 

10/27 (2 hr.) 

10/30 (90 min.) 
Socialize over games and puzzles. Board games, card games, both old and new, and puzzles provided or bring your own.  Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Preregister. 
Oct 2018

A Night at the Movies

Jupiter Branch
"Coco." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (109 min.) A family-friendly viewing. Refreshments provided. Ages 7 & up. Space is limited. Preregister. PG
10/30
"Coco." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (109 min.) A family-friendly viewing. Refreshments provided. Ages 7 & up. Space is limited. Preregister. PG
Oct 2018

A Gallifreyan Gathering

West Boynton Branch
Calling all Dr. Who fans! Celebrate the new season with trivia, games, food and more. Snacks provided. Ages 10 & up. (75 min.) Preregister. 
10/30
Calling all Dr. Who fans! Celebrate the new season with trivia, games, food and more. Snacks provided. Ages 10 & up. (75 min.) Preregister. 
Oct 2018

Trick-or-Treat Tales

Glades Road Branch
Enjoy stories, songs, games and a craft about Halloween with a costume parade around the library to follow. (45 min.) Preregister. 
10/30
Enjoy stories, songs, games and a craft about Halloween with a costume parade around the library to follow. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Oct 2018

Halloween Treat: Skeleton Pretzel

Belle Glade Branch
Make a spooky treat and read traditional stories. Dress to get messy. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
10/30
Make a spooky treat and read traditional stories. Dress to get messy. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Oct 2018

Live Homework Help: Tutor.com

Belle Glade Branch
Come with homework. Grades K-12. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
10/02

10/09

10/16

10/23

10/30
Come with homework. Grades K-12. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
Oct 2018

Day of the Dead Celebration

Lantana Road Branch
"Hotel Transylvania." ©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (91 min.) Create a cool sugar skull and watch a movie. Ages 6 & up. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. PG
10/30
"Hotel Transylvania." ©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (91 min.) Create a cool sugar skull and watch a movie. Ages 6 & up. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. PG
Oct 2018

'Twas the Night Before Halloween

West Boca Branch
Wear your costume, and come for Halloween stories, a game and a craft. Grades K-5. (60 min.) Preregister. 
10/30
Wear your costume, and come for Halloween stories, a game and a craft. Grades K-5. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Oct 2018

Backgammon

Lantana Road Branch
Backgammon fans unite to practice strategy skills. Basic game knowledge required. First come, first served. (90 min.) Preregister. 
10/30
Backgammon fans unite to practice strategy skills. Basic game knowledge required. First come, first served. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Oct 2018

Keep Spooky & Color-Halloween

Gardens Branch
Enjoy a relaxing afternoon coloring not-so-scary Halloween pictures. Materials provided. Ages 3-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
10/30
Enjoy a relaxing afternoon coloring not-so-scary Halloween pictures. Materials provided. Ages 3-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Oct 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. Space is limited. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
10/02

10/09

10/16

10/23

10/30
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs who can’t wait for you to read them a story. Grades K-5. Space is limited. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
Oct 2018

Book-A-Librarian

Belle Glade Branch
Personalized attention in areas of computer and mobile devices, genealogy and online resources, to name a few. Space is limited. First come, first served. (60 min.) Preregister. 
10/02

10/16

10/23

10/30
Personalized attention in areas of computer and mobile devices, genealogy and online resources, to name a few. Space is limited. First come, first served. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Oct 2018

Movie Matinee

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
10/09"Wonder." ©Lions Gate Films, Inc. (113 min.)  PG 

10/30"The Hurricane Heist." ©Lions Gate Films, Inc. (103 min.)  PG-13 
Oct 2018

Book Discussion: "Little Fires Everywhere," by Celeste Ng 

Lantana Road Branch
Copies available at the research services desk. Limit 10. (60 min.) Preregister. 
10/30
Copies available at the research services desk. Limit 10. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Oct 2018

Art for Adults: Beginner's Series

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Learn to draw from scratch by attaining and practicing the fundamentals of line, mass and volume. Ages 16 & up. Limit 18. (90 min.) Preregister. 
10/09Lines, Shapes and Sketching.

10/16Contour and Dimension.

10/23Shading.

10/30Charcoal Still-life.
Learn to draw from scratch by attaining and practicing the fundamentals of line, mass and volume. Ages 16 & up. Limit 18. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Oct 2018

English Exchange

Greenacres Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
10/02

10/09

10/16

10/23

10/30
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Oct 2018

Huggable Monsters

Acreage Branch
Bring your favorite stuffed animal for a not-so-scary story time about lovable, adorable monsters. Make a craft and do the Monster Mash dance. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) 
10/30
Bring your favorite stuffed animal for a not-so-scary story time about lovable, adorable monsters. Make a craft and do the Monster Mash dance. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) 
Oct 2018

Zumbini: Dance & Play Together!

Acreage Branch
Jump into these trendy physical, musical classes. Groove to world music in an upbeat environment for your little one and you. Ages 0-3. Space is limited. (45 min.) 
10/20

10/30
Jump into these trendy physical, musical classes. Groove to world music in an upbeat environment for your little one and you. Ages 0-3. Space is limited. (45 min.) 
Oct 2018

Toddler Story Times

Loula V. York Branch
Themed stories and creative activities for our youngest members and their parents. Ages 1-3. (45 min.) Preregister. 
10/02In Praise of Autumn I.

10/16Everything Pumpkin I.

10/23Everything Pumpkin II.

10/30Happy Halloween!
Themed stories and creative activities for our youngest members and their parents. Ages 1-3. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Oct 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. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
10/18

10/29
Practice speaking Spanish in conversations about food, travel, news and more. Intermediate knowledge of the language is required. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Oct 2018

Halloween Shrinky Dinks

West Boca Branch
Create a bat necklace, a pumpkin magnet, or design your own piece on the amazing plastic sheets that shrink. Grades 6-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
10/29
Create a bat necklace, a pumpkin magnet, or design your own piece on the amazing plastic sheets that shrink. Grades 6-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Oct 2018

English Exchange

Wellington Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
10/01

10/15

10/22

10/29
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Oct 2018

Haunted House!

Glades Road Branch
Our teens will scare you in our walk through Haunted House.  Ages 5 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
10/29
Our teens will scare you in our walk through Haunted House.  Ages 5 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 

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