Activity Information
Dec 2018

Teen Crafters: Decoupage

West Boca Branch
Get creative with decoupage, a wooden frame or small box to create a unique display. Grades 6-12. (90 min.) Preregister. 
12/15
Get creative with decoupage, a wooden frame or small box to create a unique display. Grades 6-12. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

The Norton Museum of Art Presents: Community Art Talks

Belle Glade 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. 
12/15
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. 
Dec 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. 
12/01

12/15
Do you enjoy sewing by hand? Have fun with different types of needlework! Materials provided. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Dungeons & Dragons

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Adventure in the world of Dungeons & Dragons with fellow wizards and warriors, and battle evil monsters to bring goodness back to the world. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
12/15
Adventure in the world of Dungeons & Dragons with fellow wizards and warriors, and battle evil monsters to bring goodness back to the world. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

All Five Domino Fun

Belle Glade Branch
Math can be fun and exciting! Join us for dominoes to prove it. Snacks provided. Ages 7 & up. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
12/15
Math can be fun and exciting! Join us for dominoes to prove it. Snacks provided. Ages 7 & up. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
Dec 2018

LEGO® Bricks

Tequesta Branch
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 6-10. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/15
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 6-10. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 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.) Preregister. 
12/15
Experience a caffeinated collection of local talent or bring your acoustic instruments and jam out. Coffee provided. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Oculus Rift Virtual Reality Experience

West Boca Branch
Explore, learn, create and play; immerse yourself in a 3D environment!  First come, first served. (2.5 hr.) 
12/05

12/13

12/15
Explore, learn, create and play; immerse yourself in a 3D environment!  First come, first served. (2.5 hr.) 
Dec 2018

"An Orangutan's Night Before Christmas"

Tequesta Branch
Author Laura Boldin-Fournier reads this delightful holiday story followed by a craft. Ages 3 & up. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
12/15
Author Laura Boldin-Fournier reads this delightful holiday story followed by a craft. Ages 3 & up. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Holiday Mischief Story Time

Wellington Branch
Get into some holiday mischief with some classic storybook characters. All ages. (45 min.) 
12/15
Get into some holiday mischief with some classic storybook characters. All ages. (45 min.) 
Dec 2018

The Norton Museum of Art Presents: Community Art Talks

Loula V. York 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. 
12/15
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. 
Dec 2018

Holly Jolly Make & Take

Greenacres Branch
Have a holly jolly time making a variety of crafts and holiday cards for friends and family. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
12/15
Have a holly jolly time making a variety of crafts and holiday cards for friends and family. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Tai Chi for Beginners

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Ages 12 & up. Limit 25. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/01

12/15

12/22

12/29
Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Ages 12 & up. Limit 25. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Adventures With Ms. Dez: Happiest Holidays

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
We'll celebrate the gifts of the season as "snow" falls gently around us. Ages 3-6. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/15
We'll celebrate the gifts of the season as "snow" falls gently around us. Ages 3-6. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Intermediate Tai Chi

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Tai chi is experience required.  Ages 12 & up. Limit 25. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/01

12/08

12/15

12/22

12/29
Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Tai chi is experience required.  Ages 12 & up. Limit 25. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Let It Snow!

Acreage Branch
Get in the winter spirit and celebrate the fun of snow! Play with "snow" in the library and make a fun snow activity to take home. Ages 4-8. (60 min.) 
12/14
Get in the winter spirit and celebrate the fun of snow! Play with "snow" in the library and make a fun snow activity to take home. Ages 4-8. (60 min.) 
Dec 2018

After-School Gaming & More

Belle Glade Branch
Drop by for Wii and PS4 multiplayer games. Ages 7 & up. First come, first served. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/14
Drop by for Wii and PS4 multiplayer games. Ages 7 & up. First come, first served. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Winter Wonderland With Ms. Dez

Gardens Branch
Special guest, Ms. Dez, has stories, songs and movement activities about sharing the gifts of love and joy. We’ll make it “snow” too! Ages 3-6. (45 min.) Preregister. 
12/14
Special guest, Ms. Dez, has stories, songs and movement activities about sharing the gifts of love and joy. We’ll make it “snow” too! Ages 3-6. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Friday Movie Magic

Wellington Branch
Popcorn provided. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. 
12/07"Smurfs: The Lost Village." ©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (89 min.)  PG 

12/14"Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie." ©DreamWorks Animation. (84 min.)  PG 

12/21"Frozen." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (108 min.)  PG 
Popcorn provided. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. 
Dec 2018

The Great Courses® DVD Lecture Series

Tequesta Branch
Museum Masterpieces: The National Gallery, London. (90 min.) Preregister. Shown with permission. Not rated.
12/07The High Renaissance in Central Italy -- Titian and His Venetian Contemporaries -- Venetian Masters - Tintoretto and Veronese. 

12/14Painting for the Courts, c. 1515-1575 -- Northern European Masters - Bosch to Bruegel -- The Innovation of Carracci and Caravaggio. 

12/21Dutch History, Portraiture, Genre Scenes -- Dutch Still Lifes, Townscapes, Landscapes -- The Genius of Rembrandt. 
Museum Masterpieces: The National Gallery, London. (90 min.) Preregister. Shown with permission. Not rated.
Dec 2018

Mandala Dot Rock Painting

Lantana Road Branch
We will use paint and dotting tools to create exquisite mandala patterns on rocks. Enjoy a creative, meditative experience. Limit 20. (90 min.) Preregister. 
12/14
We will use paint and dotting tools to create exquisite mandala patterns on rocks. Enjoy a creative, meditative experience. Limit 20. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 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.) 
12/14
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.) 
Dec 2018

Tiny Tot Art: Art for Toddlers

Greenacres Branch
Join us for a special art class designed specifically for little hands. Make a reindeer hat! Ages 18-36 mos. (30 min.) Preregister. 
12/14
Join us for a special art class designed specifically for little hands. Make a reindeer hat! Ages 18-36 mos. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

The Traveling Librarian Series: Taiwan, China

Lantana Road Branch
Join us throughout the year as we explore many parts of the United States and the world in this lecture series. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/14
Join us throughout the year as we explore many parts of the United States and the world in this lecture series. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Police on Horseback

Glades Road Branch
Meet CPL Lamm and his horse from the Palm Beach Sheriff’s Office Mounted Unit. Includes stories, songs and a craft. Weather permitting. (45 min.) Preregister. 
12/14
Meet CPL Lamm and his horse from the Palm Beach Sheriff’s Office Mounted Unit. Includes stories, songs and a craft. Weather permitting. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Handprint Keepsakes

Jupiter Branch
Preserve the memories of those tiny fingers and toes as a keepsake for yourself, or as a gift. Materials provided. Ages 0-5. Limit 15. (30 min.) Preregister. 
12/14
Preserve the memories of those tiny fingers and toes as a keepsake for yourself, or as a gift. Materials provided. Ages 0-5. Limit 15. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Write! Read! Critique!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Are you an aspiring writer looking for constructive feedback? Join us in this informal round-table discussion where participants share and improve their craft. (2.5 hr.) Preregister. 
12/14

12/28
Are you an aspiring writer looking for constructive feedback? Join us in this informal round-table discussion where participants share and improve their craft. (2.5 hr.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Book Wreath

Wellington Branch
Make a wreath from old book pages and embellish to suit your own decorative style. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
12/13
Make a wreath from old book pages and embellish to suit your own decorative style. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Talent Showcase

Lantana Road Branch
Do you have a special talent that you want to show off? Share this fun night as we showcase our talented youth. Refreshments provided. Ages 4-17. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
12/13 Cancelled
Do you have a special talent that you want to show off? Share this fun night as we showcase our talented youth. Refreshments provided. Ages 4-17. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Bungee Buggie Bracelets

West Boynton Branch
Fabricate a buggie-inspired bracelet out of hardware and bungee cords. Ages 10 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/13
Fabricate a buggie-inspired bracelet out of hardware and bungee cords. Ages 10 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Bungee Buggie Bracelets

West Boynton Branch
Fabricate a buggie-inspired bracelet out of hardware and bungee cords. Ages 10 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/13
Fabricate a buggie-inspired bracelet out of hardware and bungee cords. Ages 10 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Wintry Wonders: 3D Snowflakes

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Bring the “chill” to sunny South Florida by making decorative 3D snowflakes. All supplies will be provided. Ages 7-11. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/13
Bring the “chill” to sunny South Florida by making decorative 3D snowflakes. All supplies will be provided. Ages 7-11. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

LEGO® Bricks

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Imagine, build and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
12/13
Imagine, build and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Fun Holiday Card

Belle Glade Branch
Creative greeting cards for family and friends. All ages. (45 min.) 
12/13
Creative greeting cards for family and friends. All ages. (45 min.) 
Dec 2018

Kids Craft: Decoupage

West Boca Branch
Learn the art of decoupage and decorate your own wooden bank to start saving your pennies or to give to someone special. Ages 7 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/13
Learn the art of decoupage and decorate your own wooden bank to start saving your pennies or to give to someone special. Ages 7 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Glitter Soap

Wellington Branch
Make some glittery soap to give as a gift or to keep for yourself! Ages 5-12. Limit 25. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
12/13
Make some glittery soap to give as a gift or to keep for yourself! Ages 5-12. Limit 25. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
Dec 2018

A Cappella for the Holidays

Glades Road Branch
Enjoy "Women of Note" performing winter holiday music in four-part a cappella barbershop style. (45 min.) Preregister. 
12/13
Enjoy "Women of Note" performing winter holiday music in four-part a cappella barbershop style. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Holiday Craft Extravangza

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Get ready for the holidays with ribbons, glitter, sequins, pine cones and felt. Make three crafts for your home or for gift giving. Refreshments provided. Ages 16 & up. Limit 25. (90 min.) Preregister. 
12/13
Get ready for the holidays with ribbons, glitter, sequins, pine cones and felt. Make three crafts for your home or for gift giving. Refreshments provided. Ages 16 & up. Limit 25. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Book Discussion: "The Woman in Black," by Susan Hill 

West Boynton Branch
(60 min.) Preregister. 
12/13
(60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction

Hagen Ranch 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. 
12/13
Learn how to use mindfulness and meditation to manage stress in the workplace and at home. Facilitated by Jim Bandler. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

DIY Online Resources

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
From crafting to basic plumbing concepts, DIY (Do-It-Yourself) can save you money, but where do you find clear instructions? Attend this lecture to find out! (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/13
From crafting to basic plumbing concepts, DIY (Do-It-Yourself) can save you money, but where do you find clear instructions? Attend this lecture to find out! (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Sandra Bullock Film Festival

West Boca Branch
Enjoy these films featuring “America’s sweetheart,” Academy Award-winning actress Sandra Bullock. 
12/06"Infamous." ©Warner Bros. (118 min.) 

12/13"The Proposal." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (107 min.)  PG-13 

12/20"The Blind Side." ©Warner Bros. (128 min.)  PG-13 

12/27"Ocean's 8." ©Warner Bros. (120 min.)  PG-13 
Enjoy these films featuring “America’s sweetheart,” Academy Award-winning actress Sandra Bullock. 
Dec 2018

Book Discussion: "The Woman in the Window," by A.J. Finn 

Greenacres Branch
Join in a lively discussion. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/13
Join in a lively discussion. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

English Exchange

Acreage Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
12/06

12/13

12/20
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

English Exchange

Belle Glade 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.) 
12/06

12/13

12/20
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. Limit 10. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
Dec 2018

Intro to 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 comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Limit 30. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/06

12/13
Often referred to as “meditation in motion” Tai Chi can enhance health, mindfulness, and balance for fall prevention. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Limit 30. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Introduction to the Foundation Grants to Individuals Online Resource

Lantana Road Branch
Searchable online resource devoted to foundations that provide funding for individuals, including educational, arts and cultural support. Limit 7. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/13
Searchable online resource devoted to foundations that provide funding for individuals, including educational, arts and cultural support. Limit 7. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Toddler Time

Lantana Road Branch
Songs, dancing, stories, bubbles, and toys. Get your wiggles out! Ages 1-2. (45 min.) Preregister. 
12/06

12/13

12/20
Songs, dancing, stories, bubbles, and toys. Get your wiggles out! Ages 1-2. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2018

Boogie Woogie Time!

Loula V. York Branch
Music and movement for our youngest members and their parents! Ages 3-6. (45 min.) Preregister. 
12/06Celebrate Peace.

12/13Celebrate Love!

12/20Celebrate Joy!
Music and movement for our youngest members and their parents! Ages 3-6. (45 min.) Preregister. 

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