Activity Information
Nov 2018

Cookie Book Club

Acreage Branch
Grab a copy of the book, "Rickshaw Girl," by Mitali Perkins. Read it. Eat cookies and share your thoughts about the book. Snacks provided. Ages 8-12. (60 min.) 
11/29
Grab a copy of the book, "Rickshaw Girl," by Mitali Perkins. Read it. Eat cookies and share your thoughts about the book. Snacks provided. Ages 8-12. (60 min.) 
Nov 2018

LEGO® Bricks

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
11/08

11/29
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

STEAM Make & Discover

Belle Glade Branch
Create, play and learn. We'll experiment with ice pop sticks. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
11/29
Create, play and learn. We'll experiment with ice pop sticks. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
Nov 2018

"Have You Filled a Bucket Today?: A Guide to Daily Happiness for Kids," by Carol McCloud

West Boca Branch
Learn how to become a bucket filler by showing kindness, appreciation, and love. Decorate your own miniature bucket. Grades K-3. Limit 17. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
11/29
Learn how to become a bucket filler by showing kindness, appreciation, and love. Decorate your own miniature bucket. Grades K-3. Limit 17. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
Nov 2018

Too Good: Managing Emotions

Gardens Branch
We'll learn ways to handle stress. Session three of the "Too Good" series. Ages 5-13. (45 min.) Preregister. 
11/29
We'll learn ways to handle stress. Session three of the "Too Good" series. Ages 5-13. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Diabetes Education

Jupiter Branch
Come for diabetes risk assessments, A1c tests (fasting not necessary), access to local educational resources, Presented in partnership with the Diabetes Coalition of PBC and the Palm Beach County Medical Society. (60 min.) Preregister. 
11/29
Come for diabetes risk assessments, A1c tests (fasting not necessary), access to local educational resources, Presented in partnership with the Diabetes Coalition of PBC and the Palm Beach County Medical Society. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

The Norton Museum of Art Presents Community Art Talk

Tequesta 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. 
11/29
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

Adult Coloring Club

West Boynton Branch
Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Color pages and materials provided, or bring your own coloring book. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Tue, Oct 23. 
11/29
Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Color pages and materials provided, or bring your own coloring book. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Tue, Oct 23. 
Nov 2018

Preserving Your Family Heritage: Scanning Images

Wellington Branch
Bring up to 100 photos in good condition and a flash drive to save the digital images using our high-speed scanner. (20 min.) Call to make an appointment.
11/27

11/28

11/29
Bring up to 100 photos in good condition and a flash drive to save the digital images using our high-speed scanner. (20 min.) Call to make an appointment.
Nov 2018

Awake & Singing: Plays From the American-Jewish Repertoire, Part 1

Glades Road Branch
Members of "Theatre Voices" will discuss the contribution of Jews to the American theater and act out scenes to illustrate. (60 min.) Preregister. 
11/29
Members of "Theatre Voices" will discuss the contribution of Jews to the American theater and act out scenes to illustrate. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Backgammon

Lantana Road Branch
Backgammon fans unite to practice strategy skills with other players. Basic game knowledge is required. (90 min.) Preregister. 
11/29
Backgammon fans unite to practice strategy skills with other players. Basic game knowledge is required. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Sandra Bullock Film Festival

West Boca Branch
Enjoy these films featuring “America’s sweetheart,” Academy Award-winning actress Sandra Bullock. 
11/15"A Time to Kill ." ©Warner Bros. (150 min.) 

11/29"Miss Congeniality." ©Warner Bros. (110 min.)  PG-13 
Enjoy these films featuring “America’s sweetheart,” Academy Award-winning actress Sandra Bullock. 
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

Toddler Sensory Stations

West Boynton Branch
Toddlers will rotate through a variety of stations, all to stimulate their senses and encourage them to explore. Ages 1-2. Limit 25. (40 min.) Preregister. 
11/29
Toddlers will rotate through a variety of stations, all to stimulate their senses and encourage them to explore. Ages 1-2. Limit 25. (40 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Consumer Reports Online for Free!

Gardens Branch
Need help with your shopping? Not sure what to buy? Use Consumer Reports online to find product ratings and reviews. (60 min.) Preregister. 
11/29
Need help with your shopping? Not sure what to buy? Use Consumer Reports online to find product ratings and reviews. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Story Yoga

Wellington Branch
Bring a mat or towel for your child to practice yoga poses as we read a story. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) 
11/29

11/30
Bring a mat or towel for your child to practice yoga poses as we read a story. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) 
Nov 2018

Tech Talk: One-On-One

Glades Road Branch
We can help you improve your computer skills, as well as assist you in becoming more familiar with your tablet, smartphone, or e-reader. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
11/08

11/13

11/15

11/20

11/27

11/29
We can help you improve your computer skills, as well as assist you in becoming more familiar with your tablet, smartphone, or e-reader. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
Nov 2018

English Exchange

Lantana Road Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
11/07

11/14

11/28
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Nov 2018

Scrapbooking

Wellington Branch
Create a memory page to remember special events and those you love. Bring personal photos. (90 min.) Preregister. 
11/28
Create a memory page to remember special events and those you love. Bring personal photos. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Vegan Challenge

Glades Road Branch
Experiment with new microwaveable dishes in honor of world vegan month. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
11/28
Experiment with new microwaveable dishes in honor of world vegan month. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Teen Takeover

Wellington Branch
A night for teens only! Enjoy Wii games, board games and more. Bring a friend or make new ones. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. Limit 30. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
11/28
A night for teens only! Enjoy Wii games, board games and more. Bring a friend or make new ones. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. Limit 30. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
Nov 2018

Knit & Crochet With Project Linus

Royal Palm Beach Branch
The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. (90 min.) 
11/07

11/14

11/28
The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. (90 min.) 
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

After-School Math Club

Belle Glade Branch
Each week features math games, music and other fun activities. Snacks provided. Grades 3-5. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
11/14

11/28
Each week features math games, music and other fun activities. Snacks provided. Grades 3-5. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
Nov 2018

Suzy Hammer Presents Pumpkin Patty

West Boca Branch
Celebrate Families Reading Together and good nutrition with Pumpkin Patty. This charming show is filled with fall tales, magic, comedy, and lots of pumpkins! All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
11/28
Celebrate Families Reading Together and good nutrition with Pumpkin Patty. This charming show is filled with fall tales, magic, comedy, and lots of pumpkins! All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

CD Spinning Top

Wellington Branch
Come to decorate your own CD spinning top and stay to play! Ages 5-12. Limit 30. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
11/28
Come to decorate your own CD spinning top and stay to play! Ages 5-12. Limit 30. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
Nov 2018

Computer Q & A

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Confused about aspects of computer and internet use? Ask away! Library staff will show you how to find answers in this open format lecture. (60 min.) Preregister. 
11/28
Confused about aspects of computer and internet use? Ask away! Library staff will show you how to find answers in this open format lecture. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Book Discussion: "Apron Anxiety," by Alyssa Shelasky 

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) Preregister. 
11/28
Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Chess Club

Lantana Road Branch
Basic game knowledge is required. (90 min.) Preregister. 
11/28
Basic game knowledge is required. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

English Exchange

Glades Road Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
11/07

11/14

11/28
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Nov 2018

Diabetes Education

West Boynton Branch
Come for diabetes risk assessments, A1c tests (fasting not necessary), access to local educational resources, Presented in partnership with the Diabetes Coalition of PBC and the Palm Beach County Medical Society. (60 min.) Preregister. 
11/28
Come for diabetes risk assessments, A1c tests (fasting not necessary), access to local educational resources, Presented in partnership with the Diabetes Coalition of PBC and the Palm Beach County Medical Society. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Little Builders

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Play, make friends and have fun building with big bricks. Ages 2-5. Limit 20. (30 min.) Preregister. 
11/07

11/28
Play, make friends and have fun building with big bricks. Ages 2-5. Limit 20. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Fall Forest Stories

Wellington Branch
Enjoy autumn with bears, raccoons, foxes and more! Sing songs, listen to stories and make a craft! Ages 2-5. (45 min.) 
11/28
Enjoy autumn with bears, raccoons, foxes and more! Sing songs, listen to stories and make a craft! Ages 2-5. (45 min.) 
Nov 2018

The Traveling Librarian Series: Cities of 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. 
11/28Xi'an.

11/30Gui Lin.
Join us throughout the year as we explore many parts of the United States and the world in this lecture series. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Baby Sensory Playtime

West Boynton Branch
Stimulate your little one’s senses and encourage them to explore with various sensory playtime activities.  Ages 0-12. (40 min.) Preregister. 
11/28
Stimulate your little one’s senses and encourage them to explore with various sensory playtime activities.  Ages 0-12. (40 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Young and Restless Story Time

Glades Road Branch
Enjoy stories and songs just for little ones. Ages 9-23 mos. (30 min.) Preregister. 
11/28
Enjoy stories and songs just for little ones. Ages 9-23 mos. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 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.) 
11/07

11/14

11/21

11/28
The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. (90 min.) 
Nov 2018

E-Magazines: RBdigital & Flipster

Gardens Branch
Learn how to read magazines online for free using RBdigital or Flipster and your library card. (60 min.) Preregister. 
11/28
Learn how to read magazines online for free using RBdigital or Flipster and your library card. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 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.) 
11/17

11/28
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.) 
Nov 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.
11/07

11/13

11/14

11/20

11/27

11/28

11/07
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.
Nov 2018

Book-A-Librarian

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Personalized attention in areas of computer and mobile devices, genealogy and online resources, to name a few. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
11/19

11/26

11/14

11/28
Personalized attention in areas of computer and mobile devices, genealogy and online resources, to name a few. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
Nov 2018

Tertulia literaria: "Los Informantes" de Juan Gabriel Vásquez

(Book Discussion, in Spanish)

Lantana Road Branch
Martes, 27 de noviembre, 
7:00 pm

Las copias están diponibles en el mostrador de consulta. Limite 10. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
11/27
Las copias están diponibles en el mostrador de consulta. Limite 10. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
Nov 2018

Families Reading Together Pajama Story Time

Greenacres Branch
Wear your pajamas and listen to "Lola Plants a Garden," by Anna McQuinn. We will feast on more yummy books, music and crafts as we prepare to celebrate Thanksgiving! Ages 4-7. (45 min.) Preregister. 
11/27
Wear your pajamas and listen to "Lola Plants a Garden," by Anna McQuinn. We will feast on more yummy books, music and crafts as we prepare to celebrate Thanksgiving! Ages 4-7. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Line Dancing

Wellington Branch
Beginners and experienced line dancers will learn line dances to keep you movin' and groovin'. (60 min.) Preregister. 
11/27
Beginners and experienced line dancers will learn line dances to keep you movin' and groovin'. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2018

Are You Bored? Game On!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Challenge your friends with board games, card games and puzzles. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up.
11/13 (90 min.) 

11/24 (2 hr.) 

11/27 (60 min.) 
Challenge your friends with board games, card games and puzzles. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up.
Nov 2018

Families Reading Together: "Lola Plants a Garden," by Anna McQuinn 

Belle Glade Branch
This annual event focuses on the importance of sharing books with children and encouraging them to read on their own. All ages. (45 min.) 
11/13

11/27
This annual event focuses on the importance of sharing books with children and encouraging them to read on their own. All ages. (45 min.) 
Nov 2018

Let's Play! Board Games & Puzzles

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Socialize over games and puzzles. Board games, both old and new, and puzzles will be provided, or bring your own. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up.
11/13 (90 min.) 

11/24 (2 hr.) 

11/27 (90 min.) 
Socialize over games and puzzles. Board games, both old and new, and puzzles will be provided, or bring your own. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up.
Nov 2018

English Exchange

Okeechobee Boulevard 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

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. 
11/13

11/27
Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Certified instructor, Dr. Richard Paul Tsang. Limit 30. (60 min.) Preregister. 

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