Activity Information
Feb 2020

Tai Chi

Lantana Road Branch
Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Certified instructor Dr. Richard Paul Tsang. Limit 30. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/02

02/16
Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Certified instructor Dr. Richard Paul Tsang. Limit 30. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Bilingual Family Story Time

Hora de cuentos bilingües

Belle Glade Branch
Sábado, 15 de febrero, 
3:15 pm

Sábado, 29 de febrero, 
3:15 pm

Fun stories, puppets and a film in Spanish for kids, moms and dads. Edades 4-8. Ages 4-8. (45 min.) 
02/15

02/29
Fun stories, puppets and a film in Spanish for kids, moms and dads. Edades 4-8. Ages 4-8. (45 min.) 
Disfruta de cuentos divertidos, marionetas y una pelicula en español para toda la familia. Edades 4-8. (45 min.) 
02/15
02/29
Feb 2020

Crafternoon

Belle Glade Branch
Stop in the story time room for a casual craft time. Ages 4 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
02/15

02/29
Stop in the story time room for a casual craft time. Ages 4 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
Feb 2020

Decluttering With Kathy Andio

Jupiter Branch
Professional organizer Kathy Andio shares the underlying reasons for procrastination motivating you to tackle your clutter. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/15
Professional organizer Kathy Andio shares the underlying reasons for procrastination motivating you to tackle your clutter. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

STEAM for Big Brains

Lantana Road Branch
Explore science, technology, engineering, art and math through literature. An exciting adventure of hands-on learning geared for our biggest brains. Ages 6-11. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/15
Explore science, technology, engineering, art and math through literature. An exciting adventure of hands-on learning geared for our biggest brains. Ages 6-11. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Language Exchange Cafe

Lantana Road Branch
Practice your English, Spanish, French, Italian and many other languages in a friendly environment. Intermediate knowledge of the languages is required. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
02/15
Practice your English, Spanish, French, Italian and many other languages in a friendly environment. Intermediate knowledge of the languages is required. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Writers LIVE! Presents: Walter Naegle

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Author Walter Naegle discusses the historically overlooked civil rights hero, Bayard Rustin, in “Troublemaker for Justice: The Story of Bayard Rustin, the Man Behind the March on Washington.” Books available for purchase. A book signing will follow. Preregister in person, by phone or online at www.pbclibrary.org/writers-live-2020 beginning Wed, Jan 22. (60 min.)
02/15
Author Walter Naegle discusses the historically overlooked civil rights hero, Bayard Rustin, in “Troublemaker for Justice: The Story of Bayard Rustin, the Man Behind the March on Washington.” Books available for purchase. A book signing will follow. Preregister in person, by phone or online at www.pbclibrary.org/writers-live-2020 beginning Wed, Jan 22. (60 min.)
Feb 2020

Glittery Jazzy Bookmarks

West Boca Branch
Create some unique and jazzy bookmarks. A perfect gift to share with family and friends. Ages 6-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/15
Create some unique and jazzy bookmarks. A perfect gift to share with family and friends. Ages 6-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

LEGO® Bricks

Tequesta Branch
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/15
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Book Discussion: "American Spy," by Lauren Wilkinson 

West Boca Branch
Staff-led book discussion. Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) 
02/15
Staff-led book discussion. Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) 
Feb 2020

Dungeons & Dragons

Acreage Branch
Adventure in the world of D&D with fellow wizards and warriors. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited. (2.5 hr.) 
02/01

02/15

02/22

02/29
Adventure in the world of D&D with fellow wizards and warriors. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited. (2.5 hr.) 
Feb 2020

Movie Matinee

Greenacres Branch
"Southside With You." ©Miramax. (84 min.) In recognition of Black History Month. Preregister. PG-13
02/15
"Southside With You." ©Miramax. (84 min.) In recognition of Black History Month. Preregister. PG-13
Feb 2020

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.) 
02/15
Experience a caffeinated collection of local talent or bring your acoustic instruments and jam out. Coffee provided. (2 hr.) 
Feb 2020

Book Discussion: "The Fire Next Time," by James Baldwin 

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Book discussion led by Dr. Esther Berry. Refreshments provided. (2 hr.) 
02/15
Book discussion led by Dr. Esther Berry. Refreshments provided. (2 hr.) 
Feb 2020

College Readiness: SAT®/ACT® Practice Sessions

Belle Glade Branch
Enjoy a quiet space to work on improving your scores. Ages 12-18. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/08

02/15
Enjoy a quiet space to work on improving your scores. Ages 12-18. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Tai Chi for Balance

Jupiter Branch
Often referred to as “meditation in motion”, tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear flat, closed heeled shoes. Limit 20. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. 
02/01

02/08

02/15

02/22

02/29
Often referred to as “meditation in motion”, tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear flat, closed heeled shoes. Limit 20. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Adventures With Ms. Dez: What's Bugging You?

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Rushing means missing simple lessons from tiny creatures. Enchanting bugs will change our view as we learn patience, perseverance and the effects of potty talk. Ages 3-8. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/15
Rushing means missing simple lessons from tiny creatures. Enchanting bugs will change our view as we learn patience, perseverance and the effects of potty talk. Ages 3-8. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Family Story Time: Let's Be Friends!

Greenacres Branch
Come to the library to meet old and new friends, enjoy stories, songs and games, then make a special friendship craft. Ages 3 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/15
Come to the library to meet old and new friends, enjoy stories, songs and games, then make a special friendship craft. Ages 3 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

A Masked Mardi Gras Parade!

Main Library
Parade around the library in fabulous masks spreading the festive spirit of Mardi Gras in this high energy event! Laissez les bons temps rouler! Ages 3-6. First come, first served. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/15
Parade around the library in fabulous masks spreading the festive spirit of Mardi Gras in this high energy event! Laissez les bons temps rouler! Ages 3-6. First come, first served. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Garden Talks

Acreage Branch
Expand your knowledge with other garden enthusiasts. Share gardening ideas as well as seeds, seedlings and cuttings. Ages 15 & up. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/15
Expand your knowledge with other garden enthusiasts. Share gardening ideas as well as seeds, seedlings and cuttings. Ages 15 & up. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Saturday Story Time

West Boca Branch
Listen to a story or two. We’ll also dance and sing to fun songs and fingerplays. Ages 1-5. First come, first served. (30 min.) 
02/15
Listen to a story or two. We’ll also dance and sing to fun songs and fingerplays. Ages 1-5. First come, first served. (30 min.) 
Feb 2020

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. Limit 25. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/01

02/08

02/15

02/22

02/29
Learn the basics of tai chi that may improve your health and reduce stress. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Ages 12 & up. Limit 25. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

WHINE: Selecting the Right Seed

West Boca Branch
Learn how to select the right seed for the planting season. Held in the meeting room and in our Veterans Community Micro-farm. Sunscreen and gloves are suggested. Limit 70. (90 min.) 
02/15
Learn how to select the right seed for the planting season. Held in the meeting room and in our Veterans Community Micro-farm. Sunscreen and gloves are suggested. Limit 70. (90 min.) 
Feb 2020

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. Limit 25. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/01

02/08

02/15

02/22

02/29
Often referred to as "meditation in motion." Wear comfortable clothing and flat shoes. Basic skills required. Ages 12 & up. Limit 25. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Hearts & Crafts

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Spread some love! Listen to a story then create crafts for a loved one ... or two. Ages 4-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/14
Spread some love! Listen to a story then create crafts for a loved one ... or two. Ages 4-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Orisirisi African Folklore Presents: Moonlight Stories

Lantana Road Branch
Orisirisi shares the beauty of African life and culture through storytelling. With African drumming, spirited call and response songs and fun-filled audience participation, Moonlight Stories will appeal to the child’s heart in everyone. All ages. (45 min.)
02/14
Orisirisi shares the beauty of African life and culture through storytelling. With African drumming, spirited call and response songs and fun-filled audience participation, Moonlight Stories will appeal to the child’s heart in everyone. All ages. (45 min.)
Feb 2020

Black History Month Symposium: Who Am I?

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Every Friday this month we will honor and celebrate 28 African Americans who positively changed the world through advocacy. (60 min.) 
02/07Part I.

02/14Part II.

02/21Part III.

02/28Part IV.
Every Friday this month we will honor and celebrate 28 African Americans who positively changed the world through advocacy. (60 min.) 
Feb 2020

Very Valentine Celebration

Jupiter Branch
Celebrate the month of love and warm feelings with stories, crafts, music and dancing. Remember to wear your festive holiday colors! Snacks provided. Ages 1-6. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/14
Celebrate the month of love and warm feelings with stories, crafts, music and dancing. Remember to wear your festive holiday colors! Snacks provided. Ages 1-6. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Adventures With Ms. Dez: What's Bugging You?

Gardens Branch
Rushing means missing simple lessons from tiny creatures. Enchanting bugs will change our view as we learn patience, perseverance and the effects of potty talk. Ages 3-6. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/14
Rushing means missing simple lessons from tiny creatures. Enchanting bugs will change our view as we learn patience, perseverance and the effects of potty talk. Ages 3-6. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Spanish Exchange for Beginners

Tequesta Branch
Learn key vocabulary words, practice simple expressions in Spanish about time, places, food, introducing yourself and more in a fun and informal environment. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/14

02/28
Learn key vocabulary words, practice simple expressions in Spanish about time, places, food, introducing yourself and more in a fun and informal environment. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Friday Movie Magic

Wellington Branch
Popcorn provided. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. 
02/07"The NeverEnding Story." ©Warner Bros. (94 min.)  PG 

02/14"Dinosaur." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (82 min.)  PG 
Popcorn provided. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. 
Feb 2020

Veterans Services of PBC

Glades Road Branch
Meet with representative Andy Reese to answer brief questions and learn about services. (3 hr.) 
02/14
Meet with representative Andy Reese to answer brief questions and learn about services. (3 hr.) 
Feb 2020

Free Tax Preparation With Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

Greenacres Branch
First come, first served. (3 hr.) 
02/01

02/03

02/10

02/24

02/14

02/21

02/28
First come, first served. (3 hr.) 
Feb 2020

English Exchange

Loula V. York Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
02/14

02/28
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Wigglecise

Greenacres Branch
Listen to music as we wiggle, jump, hop and do a stretch or two. Improve motor skills, rhythm and coordination using shakers, balls, instruments and more. Ages 2-4. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/14
Listen to music as we wiggle, jump, hop and do a stretch or two. Improve motor skills, rhythm and coordination using shakers, balls, instruments and more. Ages 2-4. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

AARP Tax Help

Gardens Branch
Tax help for low and moderate incomes. Priority for ages 60 and older. Bring current tax documents and 2018’s completed tax returns. First come, first served.  (3.5 hr.) 
02/04

02/07

02/11

02/14

02/18

02/21

02/25

02/28
Tax help for low and moderate incomes. Priority for ages 60 and older. Bring current tax documents and 2018’s completed tax returns. First come, first served.  (3.5 hr.) 
Feb 2020

#1000blackgirlbooks: A Celebration!

Main Library
The Library did it! We curated over 1,000 books featuring black girl protagonists! Come celebrate with a special story time and a performance by Orisirisi. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/14
The Library did it! We curated over 1,000 books featuring black girl protagonists! Come celebrate with a special story time and a performance by Orisirisi. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Music & Movement

West Boynton Branch
Wiggle, jump, hop, and read. Improve motor skills, rhythm and coordination using beanbags, balls, instruments and more. Ages 3-5. (30 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jan 20. 
02/14

02/28
Wiggle, jump, hop, and read. Improve motor skills, rhythm and coordination using beanbags, balls, instruments and more. Ages 3-5. (30 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jan 20. 
Feb 2020

AARP Tax Help

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Individualized help to taxpayers with low and moderate incomes. Special attention to ages 60 and older. Bring current tax documents and last year’s returns. First come, first served. (3 hr.) 
02/06

02/07

02/13

02/14

02/20

02/21

02/27

02/28
Individualized help to taxpayers with low and moderate incomes. Special attention to ages 60 and older. Bring current tax documents and last year’s returns. First come, first served. (3 hr.) 
Feb 2020

Positively Africa!

Jupiter Branch
Experience the music and culture of Africa with Julius and Julia Sanna from Positively Africa. Children will enjoy playing African instruments and learning simple Swahili songs. All ages. (45 min.)
02/14
Experience the music and culture of Africa with Julius and Julia Sanna from Positively Africa. Children will enjoy playing African instruments and learning simple Swahili songs. All ages. (45 min.)
Feb 2020

Write! Read! Critique!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Aspiring writers, join this informal roundtable discussion to share and improve your craft. (2.5 hr.) Preregister. 
02/14

02/28
Aspiring writers, join this informal roundtable discussion to share and improve your craft. (2.5 hr.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Tai Chi

Main Library
Often referred to as "meditation in motion." Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/13
Often referred to as "meditation in motion." Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Reading Buddies

Main Library
Children in grades K-5 work with a teen to improve their reading skills. Applications are available at the children's services desk. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/06

02/13

02/20

02/27
Children in grades K-5 work with a teen to improve their reading skills. Applications are available at the children's services desk. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Valentine's Book Bouquet

Glades Road Branch
Upcycle at the library! Learn how to recycle old books into beautiful works of art.  Ages 8 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/13
Upcycle at the library! Learn how to recycle old books into beautiful works of art.  Ages 8 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

LEGO® Bricks: Red Bricks for Valentine's Day

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Imagine, build and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/13
Imagine, build and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs. Grades K-6. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/13

02/27
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs. Grades K-6. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Mamma Griot & Her Rocking Story Bag!

Acreage Branch
An engaging joyous celebration of music, the universal bonding that occurs through storytelling and the beauty of diversity. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/13
An engaging joyous celebration of music, the universal bonding that occurs through storytelling and the beauty of diversity. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Valentine's Day Celebration

West Boca Branch
Prepare to celebrate Valentine’s Day with some fun stories. Make a special card or craft to give to your family or friends. Ages 3 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/13
Prepare to celebrate Valentine’s Day with some fun stories. Make a special card or craft to give to your family or friends. Ages 3 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Celebrate Black Artists

Lantana Road Branch
Learn about past and current black artists who are putting their stamp on the world. Create your own painting like Basquiat or Faith Ringgold. Ages 5 & up. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/13
Learn about past and current black artists who are putting their stamp on the world. Create your own painting like Basquiat or Faith Ringgold. Ages 5 & up. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Awesome Authors for Pre-K & Kindergarten

Jupiter Branch
Identify story elements with Karen Beaumont's books, "I Like Myself" and "I Ain't Gonna Paint No More," with fun and educational extension activities. Grades . (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/13Ages  3-5.

02/28Ages  4-6.
Identify story elements with Karen Beaumont's books, "I Like Myself" and "I Ain't Gonna Paint No More," with fun and educational extension activities. Grades . (45 min.) Preregister. 

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