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All Palm Beach County Library System locations will be closed Mon, Sep 02, for Labor Day. No materials will be due on this day.
 
Activity Information
Sep 2019

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. Drop in anytime. (3.5 hr.) 
09/04

09/11

09/18

09/25
The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. Drop in anytime. (3.5 hr.) 
Sep 2019

After School Fun!

Main Library
It's time for some FUN after school! Play games, make crafts, and dance in this interactive and varied weekly activity! Ages 5 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/04

09/11

09/18

09/25
It's time for some FUN after school! Play games, make crafts, and dance in this interactive and varied weekly activity! Ages 5 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Zentangle for Kids

Lantana Road Branch
Draw and color intricate patterns while releasing stress and tension. Ages 7 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
09/25
Draw and color intricate patterns while releasing stress and tension. Ages 7 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

50th Anniversary Celebration

Glades Road Branch
On September 25, 1969, the first branch of the Palm Beach County Library System. We invite you to join in the celebration as we share cupcakes (while supplies last) and good cheer in honor of our 50th year of service to the community. 
09/25
On September 25, 1969, the first branch of the Palm Beach County Library System. We invite you to join in the celebration as we share cupcakes (while supplies last) and good cheer in honor of our 50th year of service to the community. 
Sep 2019

50th Anniversary Celebration

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
On September 25, 1969, the first branch of the Palm Beach County Library System. We invite you to join in the celebration as we share cupcakes (while supplies last) and good cheer in honor of our 50th year of service to the community. 
09/25
On September 25, 1969, the first branch of the Palm Beach County Library System. We invite you to join in the celebration as we share cupcakes (while supplies last) and good cheer in honor of our 50th year of service to the community. 
Sep 2019

50th Anniversary Celebration

Tequesta Branch
On September 25, 1969, the first branch of the Palm Beach County Library System. We invite you to join in the celebration as we share cupcakes (while supplies last) and good cheer in honor of our 50th year of service to the community. 
09/25

09/25
On September 25, 1969, the first branch of the Palm Beach County Library System. We invite you to join in the celebration as we share cupcakes (while supplies last) and good cheer in honor of our 50th year of service to the community. 
Sep 2019

50th Anniversary Celebration

Main Library
On September 25, 1969, the first branch of the Palm Beach County Library System. We invite you to join in the celebration as we share cupcakes (while supplies last) and good cheer in honor of our 50th year of service to the community. 
09/25
On September 25, 1969, the first branch of the Palm Beach County Library System. We invite you to join in the celebration as we share cupcakes (while supplies last) and good cheer in honor of our 50th year of service to the community. 
Sep 2019

50th Anniversary Celebration

West Boynton Branch
On September 25, 1969, the first branch of the Palm Beach County Library System. We invite you to join in the celebration as we share cupcakes (while supplies last) and good cheer in honor of our 50th year of service to the community. 
09/25
On September 25, 1969, the first branch of the Palm Beach County Library System. We invite you to join in the celebration as we share cupcakes (while supplies last) and good cheer in honor of our 50th year of service to the community. 
Sep 2019

50th Anniversary Celebration

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
On September 25, 1969, the first branch of the Palm Beach County Library System. We invite you to join in the celebration as we share cupcakes (while supplies last) and good cheer in honor of our 50th year of service to the community. 
09/25
On September 25, 1969, the first branch of the Palm Beach County Library System. We invite you to join in the celebration as we share cupcakes (while supplies last) and good cheer in honor of our 50th year of service to the community. 
Sep 2019

Chess Club

Wellington Branch
Basic game knowledge is required. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
09/25
Basic game knowledge is required. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
Sep 2019

50th Anniversary Celebration

Acreage Branch
On September 25, 1969, the first branch of the Palm Beach County Library System. We invite you to join in the celebration as we share cupcakes (while supplies last) and good cheer in honor of our 50th year of service to the community. 
09/25
On September 25, 1969, the first branch of the Palm Beach County Library System. We invite you to join in the celebration as we share cupcakes (while supplies last) and good cheer in honor of our 50th year of service to the community. 
Sep 2019

50th Anniversary Celebration

Wellington Branch
On September 25, 1969, the first branch of the Palm Beach County Library System. We invite you to join in the celebration as we share cupcakes (while supplies last) and good cheer in honor of our 50th year of service to the community. 
09/25
On September 25, 1969, the first branch of the Palm Beach County Library System. We invite you to join in the celebration as we share cupcakes (while supplies last) and good cheer in honor of our 50th year of service to the community. 
Sep 2019

50th Anniversary Celebration

Greenacres Branch
On September 25, 1969, the first branch of the Palm Beach County Library System. We invite you to join in the celebration as we share cupcakes (while supplies last) and good cheer in honor of our 50th year of service to the community. 
09/25
On September 25, 1969, the first branch of the Palm Beach County Library System. We invite you to join in the celebration as we share cupcakes (while supplies last) and good cheer in honor of our 50th year of service to the community. 
Sep 2019

50th Anniversary Celebration

West Boca Branch
On September 25, 1969, the first branch of the Palm Beach County Library System. We invite you to join in the celebration as we share cupcakes (while supplies last) and good cheer in honor of our 50th year of service to the community. 
09/25
On September 25, 1969, the first branch of the Palm Beach County Library System. We invite you to join in the celebration as we share cupcakes (while supplies last) and good cheer in honor of our 50th year of service to the community. 
Sep 2019

Latin American Classical Music on Viola With David Pedraza

Música clásica de latinoamérica en viola con David Pedraza

Tequesta Branch
Miércoles, 25 de septiembre, 
2:30 pm

Mexican violist David Pedraza performs classical music by Latin American composers. Todas las edades. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
09/25
Mexican violist David Pedraza performs classical music by Latin American composers. Todas las edades. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
El violista mexicano David Pedraza interpreta música clásica de compositores latinoamericanos. Todas las edades. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
09/25
Sep 2019

Adult Coloring Club

Club de colorear para adultos

Main Library
Miércoles, 11 de septiembre, 
2:00 pm

Miércoles, 25 de septiembre, 
2:00 pm

Coloring pages and materials provided or bring your own coloring book. (90 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
09/11

09/25
Coloring pages and materials provided or bring your own coloring book. (90 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
Hojas y lapices de colorear serán proveidos. (90 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
09/11
09/25
Sep 2019

Medicare Basics

Acreage Branch
Join SHINE (Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders) for an in-depth overview of the different Medicare plan options, with information on annual enrollment. (90 min.) Preregister. 
09/25
Join SHINE (Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders) for an in-depth overview of the different Medicare plan options, with information on annual enrollment. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

50th Anniversary Celebration

Gardens Branch
On September 25, 1969, the first branch of the Palm Beach County Library System. We invite you to join in the celebration as we share cupcakes (while supplies last) and good cheer in honor of our 50th year of service to the community. 
09/25
On September 25, 1969, the first branch of the Palm Beach County Library System. We invite you to join in the celebration as we share cupcakes (while supplies last) and good cheer in honor of our 50th year of service to the community. 
Sep 2019

Backgammon & Chess

Lantana Road Branch
Backgammon and chess fans unite to practice strategy skills with other players. Basic game knowledge is required.  First come, first served. (90 min.) Preregister. 
09/25
Backgammon and chess fans unite to practice strategy skills with other players. Basic game knowledge is required.  First come, first served. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

In Concert: Robert Ross

Gardens Branch
Robert Ross, a South Florida award-winning singer-songwriter, guitarist and harmonica player celebrates the 50th anniversary of PBCLS with us! (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/25
Robert Ross, a South Florida award-winning singer-songwriter, guitarist and harmonica player celebrates the 50th anniversary of PBCLS with us! (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

South Florida Animals

West Boynton Branch
Unearth the lives of native animals. Experience up-close views of our educational ambassadors: owl, alligator, snake and turtle from Green Cay Nature Center. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/25
Unearth the lives of native animals. Experience up-close views of our educational ambassadors: owl, alligator, snake and turtle from Green Cay Nature Center. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Book Discussion: "The Japanese Lover," by Isabel Allende 

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Ages 16 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/25
Ages 16 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Meet the Author: Stephanie Anderson

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Stephanie Anderson discusses the genesis of her book, "One Size Fits None: A Farm Girl's Search for the Promise of Regenerative Agriculture." Q&A session. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/25
Stephanie Anderson discusses the genesis of her book, "One Size Fits None: A Farm Girl's Search for the Promise of Regenerative Agriculture." Q&A session. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

English Exchange

Glades Road Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) 
09/04

09/11

09/17

09/25
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) 
Sep 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.) 
09/18

09/25
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Sep 2019

50th Anniversary Celebration

Belle Glade Branch
Celebrate with us! Strolling acts, music, games, cupcakes and ice cream. Refreshments provided. Todas las edades. Registración por orden de llegada. All ages. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
09/25Geddy the Gecko and Super Geddy.

09/25Live Music With Mr. Noam.
Celebrate with us! Strolling acts, music, games, cupcakes and ice cream. Refreshments provided. Todas las edades. Registración por orden de llegada. All ages. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Consumer Reports Online for Free!

Gardens Branch
Learn to use this online tool to find product ratings and reviews. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/25
Learn to use this online tool to find product ratings and reviews. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 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. (90 min.) 
09/04

09/11

09/18

09/25
The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. (90 min.) 
Sep 2019

English Exchange

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
09/04

09/11

09/18

09/25
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Drama Dragon

Tequesta Branch
Maltz Jupiter Theatre presents Drama Dragon, a large and lovable friend who shares a story about feelings. Followed by a craft and book giveaway. Ages 2 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/25
Maltz Jupiter Theatre presents Drama Dragon, a large and lovable friend who shares a story about feelings. Followed by a craft and book giveaway. Ages 2 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Toddler Read & Play

Belle Glade Branch
Rhymes, fingerplays, music and movement to foster print motivation. Ages 1-2. (45 min.) 
09/04

09/11

09/18

09/25
Rhymes, fingerplays, music and movement to foster print motivation. Ages 1-2. (45 min.) 
Sep 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. 
09/04

09/11

09/18

09/25
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. 
Sep 2019

Line Dancing

Wellington Branch
Beginners and experienced dancers will learn dances to keep you movin' and groovin'. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/24
Beginners and experienced dancers will learn dances to keep you movin' and groovin'. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

PJ Story Time

Greenacres Branch
Celebrate the season with stories and a craft. Don't forget your pajamas! Ages 3-7. (45 min.) Preregister. 
09/24
Celebrate the season with stories and a craft. Don't forget your pajamas! Ages 3-7. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

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. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) 
09/10

09/24

09/28
Gather your friends, or come and make new ones, as we discover new games and reacquaint ourselves with old favorites. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) 
Sep 2019

Informed & Engaged: Documentary

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
"A Class Apart." ©PBS. (60 min.)  Built around the landmark 1954 legal case Hernandez v. Texas, the first Mexican American civil-rights case heard and decided in the U.S. Supreme Court. It also brings to life the fight to dismantle the discrimination targeted against the Mexican American community. Discussion to follow. (90 min.)  Preregister.  Shown with permission. Not rated.
09/24
"A Class Apart." ©PBS. (60 min.)  Built around the landmark 1954 legal case Hernandez v. Texas, the first Mexican American civil-rights case heard and decided in the U.S. Supreme Court. It also brings to life the fight to dismantle the discrimination targeted against the Mexican American community. Discussion to follow. (90 min.)  Preregister.  Shown with permission. Not rated.
Sep 2019

Pendulum Painting

Glades Road Branch
Experiment with the laws of physics and master gravity as you use it to create your very own, one-of-a-kind painting! Dress for a mess. Grades 6 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/24
Experiment with the laws of physics and master gravity as you use it to create your very own, one-of-a-kind painting! Dress for a mess. Grades 6 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Cross That Stitch

Acreage Branch
Love to cross-stitch? Learn the basics to get started or choose from a variety of patterns to improve your skills! Materials provided. Ages 14 & up. Limit 10. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
09/24
Love to cross-stitch? Learn the basics to get started or choose from a variety of patterns to improve your skills! Materials provided. Ages 14 & up. Limit 10. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Are You Board? Game On!

Jupiter Branch
Gather your friends and make new ones, as we discover new games and reacquaint ourselves with favorites. A new game showcased each night, with others to play. Snacks provided. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
09/10Kingdomino - Compete with other lords to expand your kingdom.

09/24Munchkins - Backstab and steal your way out of the dungeon, treasure in hand.
Gather your friends and make new ones, as we discover new games and reacquaint ourselves with favorites. A new game showcased each night, with others to play. Snacks provided. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Pokémon Club

West Boynton Branch
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/24
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Reading Buddies

Gardens Branch
Assist children in grades K-5 with reading skills and earn community service hours. Must have 3.0 GPA or greater. Grades 6-12. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
09/03

09/10

09/17

09/24
Assist children in grades K-5 with reading skills and earn community service hours. Must have 3.0 GPA or greater. Grades 6-12. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Banned Books Trivia & Trinkets

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Test your knowledge of banned and challenged books with trivia as we turn censorship into art by creating book flowers. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/24
Test your knowledge of banned and challenged books with trivia as we turn censorship into art by creating book flowers. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Reading Buddies

Gardens Branch
Children work once a week with a teen to read together and play literacy games. Grades K-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
09/03

09/10

09/17

09/24
Children work once a week with a teen to read together and play literacy games. Grades K-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

West Boca Branch
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
09/14

09/24
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Teen Résumé Building 101

Main Library
Having a hard time figuring out how to put together a résumé with only volunteer or limited work experience? Learn the basics in this interactive class! Ages 12-17. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/24
Having a hard time figuring out how to put together a résumé with only volunteer or limited work experience? Learn the basics in this interactive class! Ages 12-17. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Teen Hangout

Jupiter Branch
Bring a friend and hang out at the library! There will be snacks, Wii games, art to create and most important a space where you can be YOU. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (90 min.) 
09/24
Bring a friend and hang out at the library! There will be snacks, Wii games, art to create and most important a space where you can be YOU. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (90 min.) 
Sep 2019

Fall Into Origami

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Learn about the ancient art of Japanese paper folding and make some simple origami crafts to kick off the fall season. Ages 8 & up. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
09/24
Learn about the ancient art of Japanese paper folding and make some simple origami crafts to kick off the fall season. Ages 8 & up. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

LEGO® Bricks

Lantana Road Branch
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-11. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/24
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-11. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Kids Create: Art Class

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Demonstrate your creativity in a casual art class, using mixed media in your artwork. Dress to get messy. Ages 8-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/24
Demonstrate your creativity in a casual art class, using mixed media in your artwork. Dress to get messy. Ages 8-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 

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