Activity Information
Jan 2020

Homework & Research Help

Belle Glade Branch
Looking for help researching a topic for school or finding and applying for college scholarships? Sign up for a one-on-one session. (30 min.) Preregister. 
01/07

01/14

01/21

01/28
Looking for help researching a topic for school or finding and applying for college scholarships? Sign up for a one-on-one session. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

English Exchange

Wellington Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/06

01/13

01/27
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Tertulia literaria: "Largo pétalo de mar" de Isabel Allende

(Book Discussion, in Spanish: "A Long Petal of the Sea," by Isabel Allende)

Lantana Road Branch
Lunes, 27 de enero, 
6:30 pm

Las copias están disponibles en el mostrador de consulta. Limite 10. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
01/27
Las copias están disponibles en el mostrador de consulta. Limite 10. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
Jan 2020

Pajamarama Story Time: Food Fight!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Wear your favorite PJs, bring your teddy bear and listen to silly stories, songs and fingerplays all about the yummy food we eat. Make a craft to bring home. Ages 3-6. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/27
Wear your favorite PJs, bring your teddy bear and listen to silly stories, songs and fingerplays all about the yummy food we eat. Make a craft to bring home. Ages 3-6. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Movie Night

Lantana Road Branch
"The Public." ©Universal Pictures. (122 min.) Refreshments provided. Preregister. PG-13
01/27
"The Public." ©Universal Pictures. (122 min.) Refreshments provided. Preregister. PG-13
Jan 2020

Pokémon Club

Jupiter Branch
Bring your Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. All ages. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
01/27
Bring your Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. All ages. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
Jan 2020

Read All About It!

Belle Glade Branch
Use books and bullet journals to understand your emotions. Refreshments provided. Ages 6 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/13Responsibility.

01/27Honesty.
Use books and bullet journals to understand your emotions. Refreshments provided. Ages 6 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Playful Toddlers & Tykes

Acreage Branch
Join us for a session of social playtime for the little ones. Ages 0-4. (30 min.) 
01/27
Join us for a session of social playtime for the little ones. Ages 0-4. (30 min.) 
Jan 2020

Too Good

Gardens Branch
A 10-week program that increases social and emotional skills in children. Each week builds on skills learned in prior weeks. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/06

01/13

01/27
A 10-week program that increases social and emotional skills in children. Each week builds on skills learned in prior weeks. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

English Exchange

West Boynton Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/13

01/27
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Adult Coloring

Greenacres Branch
Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Coloring pages and materials provided or bring a coloring book. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/27
Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Coloring pages and materials provided or bring a coloring book. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Coloring for Calmness

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Relax, reduce stress and have fun with coloring pencils, markers and unique coloring images. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/27
Relax, reduce stress and have fun with coloring pencils, markers and unique coloring images. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

English Exchange

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/13

01/27
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Movie Matinee

Glades Road Branch
"Downton Abbey." ©Focus Features. (122 min.) PG
01/27
"Downton Abbey." ©Focus Features. (122 min.) PG
Jan 2020

English Exchange

West Boca Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
01/06

01/13

01/27
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Jan 2020

Guò Nián Hǎo

West Boynton Branch
Happy Chinese New Year! Experience a new culture in our bilingual Chinese New Year story time celebration. Snacks provided. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister, beginning Fri, Dec 20. 
01/27
Happy Chinese New Year! Experience a new culture in our bilingual Chinese New Year story time celebration. Snacks provided. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister, beginning Fri, Dec 20. 
Jan 2020

Coffee & Conversations

Glades Road Branch
Stop by for coffee and conversations with a panel of library staff, who discuss all of their favorite reads and new releases with library members. Refreshments provided. (60 min.) 
01/27
Stop by for coffee and conversations with a panel of library staff, who discuss all of their favorite reads and new releases with library members. Refreshments provided. (60 min.) 
Jan 2020

Snowmen in Disguise

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Pick up a snowman and decorate it as a character from a favorite book. Return it for a prize from our treasure box. Snowmen will be displayed for all to enjoy! Ages 2-12.
01/02

01/03

01/04

01/05

01/06

01/07

01/08

01/09

01/10

01/11

01/12

01/13

01/14

01/15

01/16

01/17

01/18

01/19

01/21

01/22

01/23

01/24

01/25

01/26

01/27

01/28

01/29

01/30

01/31
Pick up a snowman and decorate it as a character from a favorite book. Return it for a prize from our treasure box. Snowmen will be displayed for all to enjoy! Ages 2-12.
Jan 2020

LGBTQIA Book Discussion: "Running With Scissors: A Memoir," by Augusten Burroughs 

Lantana Road Branch
Copies available at the research services desk. Limit 25. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/26
Copies available at the research services desk. Limit 25. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Trivia Contest!

West Boca Branch
Teams will compete to win prizes. Bring your friends to form a team or join others and play along. Limit 42. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/26
Teams will compete to win prizes. Bring your friends to form a team or join others and play along. Limit 42. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Teen Anime Club

Main Library
If you like manga, anime, K-Drama, K-Pop, J-Pop or cosplaying, then this is your chance to meet others just like you! Snacks provided. Ages 12-18. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/26
If you like manga, anime, K-Drama, K-Pop, J-Pop or cosplaying, then this is your chance to meet others just like you! Snacks provided. Ages 12-18. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Sahaja Meditation

Acreage Branch
This time-honored technique reduces stress, brings better focus and helps you become more balanced. Ages 16 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/12

01/26
This time-honored technique reduces stress, brings better focus and helps you become more balanced. Ages 16 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Board Game Design Workshop & Open Table Play

Jupiter Branch
Playtest, prototype, brainstorm, troubleshoot, network and discuss all things board game with Brian Fiore from South Florida Game Design. Play-testers welcome! Snacks provided. (5 hr.) Preregister. 
01/26
Playtest, prototype, brainstorm, troubleshoot, network and discuss all things board game with Brian Fiore from South Florida Game Design. Play-testers welcome! Snacks provided. (5 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

LEGO® Bricks

Jupiter Branch
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/25
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Trivia at the Citadel

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Gather your bannermen to have your knowledge of Westeros tested. Prove you know what is best for the Seven Kingdoms and champion your candidate for the Throne. Limit 30. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/25
Gather your bannermen to have your knowledge of Westeros tested. Prove you know what is best for the Seven Kingdoms and champion your candidate for the Throne. Limit 30. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Chinese New Year

Glades Road Branch
Celebrate with stories, games and crafts. Ages 3-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/25
Celebrate with stories, games and crafts. Ages 3-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

STEAM for Little Hands

Lantana Road Branch
Explore, discover and create with science and art. Ages 5-11. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/25
Explore, discover and create with science and art. Ages 5-11. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Karaoke Saturday

Wellington Branch
Enjoy an hour of karaoke fun at your library. We provide the songs and you provide the voice! (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/25
Enjoy an hour of karaoke fun at your library. We provide the songs and you provide the voice! (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

It's Your Move: Chess Club

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Learn how to play this strategic game with members of the Royal Palm Beach Community High School Chess Club. All materials provided. Ages 8-17. Limit 16. (75 min.) Preregister. 
01/25
Learn how to play this strategic game with members of the Royal Palm Beach Community High School Chess Club. All materials provided. Ages 8-17. Limit 16. (75 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 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.
01/04New Year Adventure Marathon. (3.5 hr.) 

01/11 (2.5 hr.) 

01/18 (2.5 hr.) 

01/25 (2.5 hr.) 
Adventure in the world of D&D with fellow wizards and warriors. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited.
Jan 2020

Are You Board? Game On!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Gather your friends or come and make new ones, as we discover new games and reacquaint ourselves with old favorites. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) 
01/14 (1.75 hr.) 

01/25 (2 hr.) 

01/28 (1.75 hr.) 
Gather your friends or come and make new ones, as we discover new games and reacquaint ourselves with old favorites. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) 
Jan 2020

Presidents & Their First Ladies, Dramatically Speaking: George H.W. & Barbara Bush

Belle Glade Branch
William and Sue Wills bring the story of the president and his first lady to life. Preregistration begins Mon, Dec 16, 10:00 am, by phone, in person or online at www.pbclibrary.org/presidents-2020. (60 min.)
01/25http://registration.pbclibrary.org/programsignup/presidents2020/registration-BG-20200125-2pm.php
William and Sue Wills bring the story of the president and his first lady to life. Preregistration begins Mon, Dec 16, 10:00 am, by phone, in person or online at www.pbclibrary.org/presidents-2020. (60 min.)
Jan 2020

Steven Spielberg Film Discussion

Glades Road Branch
Fans and movie enthusiasts will enjoy a lively discussion of Steven Spielberg's works. Lead by library staff. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/25
Fans and movie enthusiasts will enjoy a lively discussion of Steven Spielberg's works. Lead by library staff. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Dungeons & Dragons

Main Library
Adventure in the world of D&D with fellow wizards and warriors. Battle evil monsters and bring goodness back to the world! Ages 12-17. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/25
Adventure in the world of D&D with fellow wizards and warriors. Battle evil monsters and bring goodness back to the world! Ages 12-17. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Super Saturday Story Time!

Loula V. York Branch
Fun, interactive story times and creative activities for children and their parents! Ages 2-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/11I Have a Dream I!

01/18I Have a Dream II!

01/25Kindness Matters I.
Fun, interactive story times and creative activities for children and their parents! Ages 2-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Kids Nail Art & More

Belle Glade Branch
Bring a child, age 3-8, to a read together and a mani-pedi. Water-based nail polishes available. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/25
Bring a child, age 3-8, to a read together and a mani-pedi. Water-based nail polishes available. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 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. (55 min.) Preregister. 
01/11

01/18

01/25
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. (55 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Frozen Fun

Greenacres Branch
Experience a winter wonderland and "Let It Go"! Make Frozen inspired crafts, sing along to songs from the hit movie and enjoy a frozen treat! Snacks provided. Ages 4-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/25
Experience a winter wonderland and "Let It Go"! Make Frozen inspired crafts, sing along to songs from the hit movie and enjoy a frozen treat! Snacks provided. Ages 4-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Your Health Matters!

Main Library
Health Literacy is the ability to find, manage and understand basic health information and services needed. Co-sponsored by Health Council of Southeast Florida. Snacks provided. Limit 15. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/11

01/18

01/25
Health Literacy is the ability to find, manage and understand basic health information and services needed. Co-sponsored by Health Council of Southeast Florida. Snacks provided. Limit 15. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Gentle Yoga & Meditation

Acreage Branch
Relax and exercise with certified yoga instructor Dr. Maruti Ram Gudavalli. Bring water, a yoga mat and wear comfortable clothing. Ages 16 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/25
Relax and exercise with certified yoga instructor Dr. Maruti Ram Gudavalli. Bring water, a yoga mat and wear comfortable clothing. Ages 16 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Story Hour: French-English Session

Heure du Conte : Français-Anglais Session

Belle Glade Branch
Samdi, 25 Janvye, 
10:30 am

Stories, rhymes, songs and crafts. Laj  4-8. Ages 4-8. (30 min.) 
01/25
Stories, rhymes, songs and crafts. Laj  4-8. Ages 4-8. (30 min.) 
Histoires, berceuses, chansons et bricolage. Laj  4-8. (30 min.) 
01/25
Jan 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. 
01/04

01/11

01/18

01/25
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. 
Jan 2020

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

West Boca Branch
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/14

01/25
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 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. 
01/04

01/11

01/18

01/25
Often referred to as "meditation in motion." Wear comfortable clothing and flat shoes. Basic skills required. Ages 12 & up. Limit 25. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Tween Chess Club

Lantana Road Branch
Chess is awesome and fun! Players are invited to test their skills against other players. If you don't know how to play, we'll teach you. Bring a friend. Ages 8-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/10

01/24
Chess is awesome and fun! Players are invited to test their skills against other players. If you don't know how to play, we'll teach you. Bring a friend. Ages 8-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Palm Beach Opera

Main Library
The Palm Beach Opera provides a singalong story telling experience for all! Famous tales are brought to life in this interactive and memorable story time. Ages 5 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/24
The Palm Beach Opera provides a singalong story telling experience for all! Famous tales are brought to life in this interactive and memorable story time. Ages 5 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Awesome Authors for Kindergarten

Jupiter Branch
Explore the wonders of winter with activities, crafts, and music inspired by Caralyn Buehner's book, "Snowmen at Night." Ages 4-6. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/24
Explore the wonders of winter with activities, crafts, and music inspired by Caralyn Buehner's book, "Snowmen at Night." Ages 4-6. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Tai Chi for Beginners

Tequesta Branch
Learn the basic of tai chi that may improve your health and reduce stress. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Limit 12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/10

01/24
Learn the basic of tai chi that may improve your health and reduce stress. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Limit 12. (60 min.) Preregister. 

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