Activity Information
Dec 2019

English Exchange

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
12/04

12/11

12/18
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Dec 2019

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. 
12/04

12/11

12/18
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

English Exchange

Glades Road Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 hr.) 
12/04

12/11

12/18
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 hr.) 
Dec 2019

Little Picassos Special: Gingerbread

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
For our special winter edition of Little Picassos, we'll have fun reading, rhyming and making a paper gingerbread man, so come ready to glue. Ages 2-4. (30 min.) Preregister. 
12/11
For our special winter edition of Little Picassos, we'll have fun reading, rhyming and making a paper gingerbread man, so come ready to glue. Ages 2-4. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Chair Yoga

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Learn relaxation methods and exercise with certified Kripalu yoga instructor Carol Dias. Bring water and wear comfortable clothing. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/11
Learn relaxation methods and exercise with certified Kripalu yoga instructor Carol Dias. Bring water and wear comfortable clothing. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

25 Days of Reading: Read-A-Thon

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
As an annual season of Christmas programming, we wanted to follow suit and encourage our young readers. 'Tis the season to be reading! 
12/02

12/03

12/04

12/05

12/06

12/07

12/09

12/10

12/11

12/12

12/13

12/14

12/16

12/17

12/18

12/19

12/20

12/21

12/23

12/26

12/27

12/28

12/30

12/31
As an annual season of Christmas programming, we wanted to follow suit and encourage our young readers. 'Tis the season to be reading! 
Dec 2019

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. Space is limited. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
12/04

12/11

12/18
The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. Space is limited. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
Dec 2019

Gingerbread Builders

Tequesta Branch
Build your own wood and foam gingerbread house. Stories, songs and gingersnap snacks. Snacks provided. Ages 3 & up. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
12/11
Build your own wood and foam gingerbread house. Stories, songs and gingersnap snacks. Snacks provided. Ages 3 & up. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Baby & Me

Lantana Road Branch
Songs, fingerplays, bubbles and more to share with your little one. Ages 3-12 mos. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
12/04

12/11

12/18
Songs, fingerplays, bubbles and more to share with your little one. Ages 3-12 mos. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

English Exchange

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
12/04

12/11

12/18
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Toddler Play & Read

West Boynton Branch
Start with stories and songs; then take a break and come back and play! Ages 2-3. (75 min.) Preregister. 
12/11
Start with stories and songs; then take a break and come back and play! Ages 2-3. (75 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

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. First come, first served. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
12/04

12/10

12/11

12/17
Book an appointment for a one-on-one technology training or e-reader session with a library staff member. First come, first served. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
Dec 2019

Gentle Yoga

Jupiter Branch
Increase flexibility and strength in pursuit of a quiet mind through this ancient practice of well-being. Wear comfortable exercise attire and bring your mat. Space is limited. (70 min.) Preregister. 
12/04

12/11

12/18
Increase flexibility and strength in pursuit of a quiet mind through this ancient practice of well-being. Wear comfortable exercise attire and bring your mat. Space is limited. (70 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Gentle Yoga

Main Library
This is a gentler style of yoga. Chairs will be available. Includes optional floor work. Wear comfortable, loose clothing and non-slip shoes. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/10
This is a gentler style of yoga. Chairs will be available. Includes optional floor work. Wear comfortable, loose clothing and non-slip shoes. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Jingle Bell Family Story Time

Greenacres Branch
Oh what fun it is to come to PJ story time! Wear your coziest pajamas and enjoy stories, songs and a jingle bell craft. Ages 4-7. (45 min.) Preregister. 
12/10
Oh what fun it is to come to PJ story time! Wear your coziest pajamas and enjoy stories, songs and a jingle bell craft. Ages 4-7. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

English Exchange

Main Library
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
12/03

12/10

12/17
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Dec 2019

Love the Skin You're In

Jupiter Branch
Liz Motta, LMHC, from the Alliance for Eating Disorders Awareness, will discuss body image, the influence of social media, self-esteem and eating disorders. Refreshments provided. Ages 14-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/10 Cancelled
Liz Motta, LMHC, from the Alliance for Eating Disorders Awareness, will discuss body image, the influence of social media, self-esteem and eating disorders. Refreshments provided. Ages 14-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Page Turners Book Club

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Read, share stories and enjoy snacks together in a welcoming environment at this book club for adults with cognitive and learning differences. Refreshments provided. Limit 12. (90 min.) Preregister. 
12/10
Read, share stories and enjoy snacks together in a welcoming environment at this book club for adults with cognitive and learning differences. Refreshments provided. Limit 12. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

LLF Book Club: "The Notebook," by Nicholas Sparks 

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
For a night of Literature, Laughter and Friendship (LLF), literacy tutors and students are invited to participate in our first book discussion. Refreshments provided. Limit 20. (90 min.) Preregister. 
12/10
For a night of Literature, Laughter and Friendship (LLF), literacy tutors and students are invited to participate in our first book discussion. Refreshments provided. Limit 20. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Are You Board? Game On!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Gather your friends or make new ones, as we discover new games and reacquaint ourselves with old favorites. Ages 12 & up. (90 min.) 
12/10

12/28
Gather your friends or make new ones, as we discover new games and reacquaint ourselves with old favorites. Ages 12 & up. (90 min.) 
Dec 2019

Get Slimed

Glades Road Branch
Learn how to make slime with glue, baking soda and saline solution. Ages 11 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/10
Learn how to make slime with glue, baking soda and saline solution. Ages 11 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Are You Board? Game On!

Jupiter Branch
Gather your friends or make new ones, as we discover new games and reacquaint with old favorites. Introducing a new game each night, others available to play. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
12/10
Gather your friends or make new ones, as we discover new games and reacquaint with old favorites. Introducing a new game each night, others available to play. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Fancy Fingers: Holiday Nail Art

Belle Glade Branch
Bring a friend to practice various holly-jolly trends. Supplies provided. Grades 5-12. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
12/10
Bring a friend to practice various holly-jolly trends. Supplies provided. Grades 5-12. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
Dec 2019

Pokémon Club

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. Ages 9-12. Limit 20. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
12/10
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. Ages 9-12. Limit 20. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Holly Jolly Holiday Craft Corner

Royal Palm Beach Branch
'Tis the season for creating! Make seasonal crafts with materials from our craft closet. Ages 2 & up. (60 min.) 
12/10
'Tis the season for creating! Make seasonal crafts with materials from our craft closet. Ages 2 & up. (60 min.) 
Dec 2019

Drop-In Coloring Club: Happy Holidays

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Drop into our Coloring Club and color your cares away! We’ll have coloring sheets, crayons, markers, colored pencils and more. All ages. (45 min.) 
12/10
Drop into our Coloring Club and color your cares away! We’ll have coloring sheets, crayons, markers, colored pencils and more. All ages. (45 min.) 
Dec 2019

A Visit From Daggerwing Nature Center

Glades Road Branch
Meet alligators and learn about their habitats. Ages 5 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
12/10
Meet alligators and learn about their habitats. Ages 5 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

December Crafternoon

West Boca Branch
Celebrate the holidays with us by making a fun craft or two with friends and family. Ages 3-9. (60 min.) 
12/10
Celebrate the holidays with us by making a fun craft or two with friends and family. Ages 3-9. (60 min.) 
Dec 2019

Winter Windows

Wellington Branch
Create a serene window mosaic for the season using tissue paper and other craft materials. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
12/10
Create a serene window mosaic for the season using tissue paper and other craft materials. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
Dec 2019

Winter Snowflakes

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Create a unique snowflake to bring in winter! Snowflakes will be used for the Winter Wonderland Ball. Ages 7-12. First come, first served. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/10

12/20
Create a unique snowflake to bring in winter! Snowflakes will be used for the Winter Wonderland Ball. Ages 7-12. First come, first served. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

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-6. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
12/03

12/10
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs who can’t wait for you to read them a story. Grades K-6. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Holiday Glitter Houses

Jupiter Branch
Make a miniature glitter house from our supplies. These festive, retro-style Putz houses will brighten your holiday. A tree is included! Limit 12. (90 min.) Preregister. 
12/10
Make a miniature glitter house from our supplies. These festive, retro-style Putz houses will brighten your holiday. A tree is included! Limit 12. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Art for Adults: Art Show Open Studios

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Are you an AfA regular? Bring your favorite pieces to this month's open studios to tweak, get ready and submit for selection into our Second Art Showing. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) Preregister. 
12/03

12/10

12/17
Are you an AfA regular? Bring your favorite pieces to this month's open studios to tweak, get ready and submit for selection into our Second Art Showing. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Script in Hand Players Present "Conversations"

West Boynton Branch
A talented group of local actors perform three short humorous and bittersweet plays. Includes a talkback with the cast after the show. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/10
A talented group of local actors perform three short humorous and bittersweet plays. Includes a talkback with the cast after the show. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Become a Microsoft Publisher Pro

Acreage Branch
Make your next party fabulous! Learn to design invitations, banners, flyers, menus and more. Some computer experience required. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
12/10
Make your next party fabulous! Learn to design invitations, banners, flyers, menus and more. Some computer experience required. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Book-A-Librarian

Belle Glade Branch
Personalized attention in areas of computers, mobile devices, genealogy, online resources and more. Space is limited. First come, first served. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/03

12/10

12/17
Personalized attention in areas of computers, mobile devices, genealogy, online resources and more. Space is limited. First come, first served. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Tabletop Tuesdays

Juegos de mesa

Main Library
Martes, 03 de diciembre, 
2:00 pm

Martes, 10 de diciembre, 
2:00 pm

Martes, 17 de diciembre, 
2:00 pm

Martes, 31 de diciembre, 
2:00 pm

Lovers of Scrabble, Rummikub, dominoes and other tabletop classics, unite! (2 hr.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
12/03

12/10

12/17

12/31
Lovers of Scrabble, Rummikub, dominoes and other tabletop classics, unite! (2 hr.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
¡Únete a otros entusiastas de juegos de mesa, "Scrabble," “Rummikub,” dominó entre otros! (2 hr.) Se requiere registrarse. 
12/03
12/10
12/17
12/31
Dec 2019

Traveling Through Jewish Europe & Asia

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Author and travel writer Ben G. Frank talks about his journey through Jewish cities, such as Paris, Vienna and Budapest. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/10
Author and travel writer Ben G. Frank talks about his journey through Jewish cities, such as Paris, Vienna and Budapest. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Memoirs: Bits & Pieces of Your Life

Gardens Branch
Turn writing into a fun experience with facilitator Marjorie Most. (90 min.) Preregister. 
12/10
Turn writing into a fun experience with facilitator Marjorie Most. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

English Exchange

Greenacres Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
12/03

12/10

12/17
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Dec 2019

Tai Chi for Balance: Beginner

Jupiter Branch
Referred to as “meditation in motion,” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear flat, closed heeled shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. 
12/03

12/05

12/10

12/12

12/17

12/19
Referred to as “meditation in motion,” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear flat, closed heeled shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Healthcare Enrollment Assistance One-On-One Sessions

Lantana Road Branch
Do you need health insurance? The Healthcare Open Enrollment window runs from Nov 01 - Dec 15. Navigators will be on-site to provide enrollment assistance. (4 hr.) Call 1-877-553-7453 to schedule an appointment. 
12/02

12/03

12/07

12/09

12/10

12/14
Do you need health insurance? The Healthcare Open Enrollment window runs from Nov 01 - Dec 15. Navigators will be on-site to provide enrollment assistance. (4 hr.) Call 1-877-553-7453 to schedule an appointment. 
Dec 2019

Tai Chi for Balance: Intermediate

Jupiter Branch
Referred to as “meditation in motion," tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear flat, closed heeled shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. 
12/03

12/05

12/10

12/12

12/17

12/19
Referred to as “meditation in motion," tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear flat, closed heeled shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

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 mos. (40 min.) Preregister. 
12/10
Stimulate your little one’s senses and encourage them to explore with various sensory playtime activities. Ages 0-12 mos. (40 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Rhythm Explorers

Lantana Road Branch
Get your wiggles out! An amazing and active journey through sound and music. Bring a water bottle. Ages 2-4. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/10

12/31
Get your wiggles out! An amazing and active journey through sound and music. Bring a water bottle. Ages 2-4. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

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 13-35 mos. Limit 25. (40 min.) Preregister. 
12/10
Toddlers will rotate through a variety of stations, all to stimulate their senses and encourage them to explore. Ages 13-35 mos. Limit 25. (40 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Toddler Story Time!

Loula V. York Branch
Simple stories and creative activities for our youngest members and their parents! Ages 1-2. (45 min.) Preregister. 
12/03Celebrate Love!

12/10Celebrate Joy!

12/17Winter Wonderland I.
Simple stories and creative activities for our youngest members and their parents! Ages 1-2. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

English Exchange

Wellington Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
12/02

12/09

12/16
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 

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