Activity Information
Feb 2020

English Exchange

Wellington Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
02/03

02/10

02/24
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

French Conversation Group for Beginners

Wellington Branch
Practice speaking French in a fun and informal atmosphere. In collaboration with Alliance Francophone of Palm Beaches. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/10
Practice speaking French in a fun and informal atmosphere. In collaboration with Alliance Francophone of Palm Beaches. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

English Exchange

Glades Road Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
02/05

02/12

02/19

02/26

02/10

02/24
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Feb 2020

Chess Club for Beginners

Main Library
Learn the basics of chess and polish your skills. Ages 6 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/10

02/24
Learn the basics of chess and polish your skills. Ages 6 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Line Dancing

West Boynton Branch
Dancerize your way with the Cotton Eye Jo, Cowboy Hustle and other line dances to keep movin' and groovin'. For beginners and experienced line dancers. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/05

02/10
Dancerize your way with the Cotton Eye Jo, Cowboy Hustle and other line dances to keep movin' and groovin'. For beginners and experienced line dancers. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

From My Heart to Yours Valentine's Day Crafts

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Create homemade cards, crafts and keepsakes for your loved ones for Valentine’s Day or any day! Ages 5 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/10
Create homemade cards, crafts and keepsakes for your loved ones for Valentine’s Day or any day! Ages 5 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Free Tax Preparation With Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

Greenacres Branch
First come, first served. (3 hr.) 
02/01

02/03

02/10

02/24

02/14

02/21

02/28
First come, first served. (3 hr.) 
Feb 2020

Read All About It!

Belle Glade Branch
Books to understand and manage your feelings. Refreshments provided. Ages 6 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
02/03Anger.

02/10Patience.

02/24Teasing vs. Bullying.
Books to understand and manage your feelings. Refreshments provided. Ages 6 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
Feb 2020

Girls Who Code: 3rd-5th Grade Club

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Open to girls and boys! Let's read, explore and code together with activities from the Girls Who Code organization. Grades 3-5. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/10
Open to girls and boys! Let's read, explore and code together with activities from the Girls Who Code organization. Grades 3-5. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Musical Toddlers & Tykes

Acreage Branch
Jam along to favorite story time songs with instruments. Ages 0-4. (30 min.) 
02/10
Jam along to favorite story time songs with instruments. Ages 0-4. (30 min.) 
Feb 2020

Show Love to a Shelter Pet

Jupiter Branch
Learn about being the perfect pet-parent and help create some gifts for rescue pets in need. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/10
Learn about being the perfect pet-parent and help create some gifts for rescue pets in need. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Too Good

Gardens Branch
Too Good is a 10-week program that increases social and emotional skills in children. Each week builds on skills learned in prior weeks. Ages 5-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/03

02/10

02/24
Too Good is a 10-week program that increases social and emotional skills in children. Each week builds on skills learned in prior weeks. Ages 5-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs who can’t wait for you to read them a story. Sign up for your 10 minutes with a furry listener. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
02/10

02/24
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs who can’t wait for you to read them a story. Sign up for your 10 minutes with a furry listener. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
Feb 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. 
02/10

02/24
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

The Great Courses® DVD Lecture Series

Greenacres Branch
Maya to Aztec: Ancient Mesoamerica Revealed.  Olmec Art as the Mother Culture. Olmec Contemporaries.(60 min.) Preregister. Shown with permission. Not rated.
02/10
Maya to Aztec: Ancient Mesoamerica Revealed.  Olmec Art as the Mother Culture. Olmec Contemporaries.(60 min.) Preregister. Shown with permission. Not rated.
Feb 2020

The Art of Letter Writing

Acreage Branch
Set aside your digital devices and rediscover the art of handwritten letters during International Correspondence Month. Materials provided. Refreshments provided. Ages 14 & up. Limit 20. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/10
Set aside your digital devices and rediscover the art of handwritten letters during International Correspondence Month. Materials provided. Refreshments provided. Ages 14 & up. Limit 20. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Black History Month Documentary Series

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
"Boss, the Black Experience in Business." ©PBS. (120 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated.
02/10
"Boss, the Black Experience in Business." ©PBS. (120 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated.
Feb 2020

Horace Pippin Inspired Colored Pencil Art

Glades Road Branch
Learn about folk artist Horace Pippin. Artist Barbara Freiberg will teach you how to draw a forest scene, based on Horace Pippin's painting Maple Sugar Season. Limit 25. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/10
Learn about folk artist Horace Pippin. Artist Barbara Freiberg will teach you how to draw a forest scene, based on Horace Pippin's painting Maple Sugar Season. Limit 25. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Prepare w pou w Vote!

(Get Ready to Vote!, in Creole)

Lantana Road Branch
Lendi, 10 Febrye, 
2:00 pm

Reprezantan Sipèvizè Eleksyon an ap ede w prepare pou pwochen sezon elektoral 2020 an. Pou yo fè sa, y ap ba w enfòmasyon sou diferan fason ou kapab vote, enfòmasyon sou diferan dat pwochen eleksyon yo, epi ede w konprann eleksyon primè pou moun vote pou kandida pou al reprezante pati yo nan eleksyon jeneral la. Moun ki ap patisipe yo ap gen chans fè pratik vote nan nouvo machin ki pral ansèvis nan pwochen eleksyon yo. (60 min.)  Anregistre alavans.
02/10
Reprezantan Sipèvizè Eleksyon an ap ede w prepare pou pwochen sezon elektoral 2020 an. Pou yo fè sa, y ap ba w enfòmasyon sou diferan fason ou kapab vote, enfòmasyon sou diferan dat pwochen eleksyon yo, epi ede w konprann eleksyon primè pou moun vote pou kandida pou al reprezante pati yo nan eleksyon jeneral la. Moun ki ap patisipe yo ap gen chans fè pratik vote nan nouvo machin ki pral ansèvis nan pwochen eleksyon yo. (60 min.)  Anregistre alavans.
Feb 2020

Philosophy of Life Discussion

West Boynton Branch
Jewel Littenberg will be on hand to moderate an intriguing philosophical discussion. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/10
Jewel Littenberg will be on hand to moderate an intriguing philosophical discussion. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Mixed Media Collage: Valentine's Day Cards

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Come socialize and create a unique Valentine's Day card. Cards, paint and some materials provided. Bring scrap bits to use or share. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/10
Come socialize and create a unique Valentine's Day card. Cards, paint and some materials provided. Bring scrap bits to use or share. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 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. 
02/10

02/24
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

English Exchange

West Boca Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
02/03

02/10

02/24
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Feb 2020

Bouncing Babies

West Boca Branch
Baby and parents or caregivers are invited to share in a time of stories, songs and fingerplays. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.) Preregister. 
02/10
Baby and parents or caregivers are invited to share in a time of stories, songs and fingerplays. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Sensory Story Time for Adults With Special Needs

Wellington Branch
Enjoy stories, music and songs! (60 min.) 
02/10
Enjoy stories, music and songs! (60 min.) 
Feb 2020

Current Events Discussion Group

Glades Road Branch
Facilitator Brenda Solomon discusses today’s hot topics. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/03

02/10
Facilitator Brenda Solomon discusses today’s hot topics. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

English Exchange

Jupiter Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/03

02/10

02/24
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Help Me Grow Florida: Books, Blocks & Balls

Main Library
Developmental screenings for 0-5 years, provided by 211 Palm Beach Treasure Coast before and after preschool event. Kids can play with toys during the assessment. Ages 0-5. (3 hr.) 
02/10
Developmental screenings for 0-5 years, provided by 211 Palm Beach Treasure Coast before and after preschool event. Kids can play with toys during the assessment. Ages 0-5. (3 hr.) 
Feb 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. 
02/09

02/23
This time-honored technique reduces stress, brings better focus and helps you become more balanced. Ages 16 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

West Boynton Branch
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs who can’t wait for you to read them a story. Call or stop by to sign up for a 15-minute slot. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jan 20. 
02/09

02/18
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs who can’t wait for you to read them a story. Call or stop by to sign up for a 15-minute slot. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jan 20. 
Feb 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. 
02/09
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. 
Feb 2020

Sensory Friendly Browsing Hours

Tiempo silencioso y amigable para la búsqueda de materiales

Lantana Road Branch
Domingo, 09 de febrero, 
10:30 am

Special library hours designed to provide a calmer environment and/or attend a musical playtime for children and adults with special needs and their families. Todas las edades. Cupo limitado. All ages. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
02/09
Special library hours designed to provide a calmer environment and/or attend a musical playtime for children and adults with special needs and their families. Todas las edades. Cupo limitado. All ages. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
Horas especiales en la biblioteca diseñadas para proveer un ambiente más sereno con actividades musicales para niños y adultos con necesidades especiales y sus familias. Todas las edades. Cupo limitado. (90 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
02/09
Feb 2020

Poisoncraft at Highgarden

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Gather your bannermen to craft a devious weapon to Lady Olenna’s exacting standards. Prove you will do whatever it takes to win the Throne for your champion. Limit 30. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/08
Gather your bannermen to craft a devious weapon to Lady Olenna’s exacting standards. Prove you will do whatever it takes to win the Throne for your champion. Limit 30. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Love Stinks! Anti-Valentine's Day Party

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Forget all about Valentine’s Day as we play fun party games, sing our broken hearts out to karaoke tunes and eat chocolate. Ages 12-17. (75 min.) Preregister. 
02/08
Forget all about Valentine’s Day as we play fun party games, sing our broken hearts out to karaoke tunes and eat chocolate. Ages 12-17. (75 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Teen Anime Nation

West Boca Branch
If you like manga, anime, K-drama, K-Pop, J-Pop or cosplaying, then this is your chance to meet others like you! We'll have fun and some pizza too. Snacks provided. Grades 6-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/08
If you like manga, anime, K-drama, K-Pop, J-Pop or cosplaying, then this is your chance to meet others like you! We'll have fun and some pizza too. Snacks provided. Grades 6-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

LEGO® Block Party

Greenacres Branch
Get creative and have fun building with our LEGO® collection. Jumbo blocks are available for smaller hands. Ages 3-10. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/08
Get creative and have fun building with our LEGO® collection. Jumbo blocks are available for smaller hands. Ages 3-10. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Get Ready to Vote

Wellington Branch
Supervisor of Elections representatives will discuss important information for upcoming elections, as well as demonstrate new voting equipment. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/08
Supervisor of Elections representatives will discuss important information for upcoming elections, as well as demonstrate new voting equipment. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Mixed Media Art

Lantana Road Branch
Put your artistic mind to work to create unique art projects. Ages 6-11. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/08
Put your artistic mind to work to create unique art projects. Ages 6-11. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Classic Romantic Comedies

Glades Road Branch
Preregister. 
02/08"Roman Holiday." ©Paramount Pictures. (119 min.)  Not rated. 

02/22"When Harry Met Sally...." ©Warner Bros. (95 min.) 
Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Sewing Lab

Acreage Branch
Use our sewing machines to work independently on developing your sewing skills. Ages 15 & up. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister, beginning Sat, Feb 01. 
02/08
Use our sewing machines to work independently on developing your sewing skills. Ages 15 & up. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister, beginning Sat, Feb 01. 
Feb 2020

Community Seed, Seedling & Plant Exchange

Lantana Road Branch
Master Gardener Debra Marcelle-Coney welcomes you to this monthly exchange! Bring your cuttings, seeds, seedlings and plants to trade. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/08
Master Gardener Debra Marcelle-Coney welcomes you to this monthly exchange! Bring your cuttings, seeds, seedlings and plants to trade. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Anime Club

Belle Glade Branch
Watch anime with your friends, talk about your favorite manga and discover new ones. Snacks provided. Grades 5-12. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
02/08
Watch anime with your friends, talk about your favorite manga and discover new ones. Snacks provided. Grades 5-12. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
Feb 2020

Crafternoon

Main Library
Craft away the afternoon with an array of make-and-take crafts for the whole family! All ages. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
02/08

02/16
Craft away the afternoon with an array of make-and-take crafts for the whole family! All ages. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
Feb 2020

Genealogical Society Monthly Meetup

Main Library
Join members of the Genealogical Society of PBC as they explore family research topics. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/08
Join members of the Genealogical Society of PBC as they explore family research topics. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Suits for Seniors Presents: Building a Brand

Main Library
Matching professional mentors and youth to elevate to better career opportunities, personal fulfillment and a life filled with promise. Ages 15-19. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/08
Matching professional mentors and youth to elevate to better career opportunities, personal fulfillment and a life filled with promise. Ages 15-19. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Crafternoon

Jupiter Branch
Creative crafting - a good way to enhance mental health and make new friends. Join us monthly for an exciting craft project to get your creative juices flowing. Ages 12 & up. Limit 12. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/08
Creative crafting - a good way to enhance mental health and make new friends. Join us monthly for an exciting craft project to get your creative juices flowing. Ages 12 & up. Limit 12. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 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. 
02/01Kindness Matters II.

02/08Celebrate Love & Friendship I!

02/22For the Love of Art I!

02/29For the Love of Art II!
Fun, interactive story times and creative activities for children and their parents! Ages 2-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

Greenacres Branch
Practice your reading skills by reading with licensed therapy dog Reubie! Sign in for a 15-minute slot. Ages 5-10. Space is limited. First come, first served. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/08
Practice your reading skills by reading with licensed therapy dog Reubie! Sign in for a 15-minute slot. Ages 5-10. Space is limited. First come, first served. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

College Readiness: SAT®/ACT® Practice Sessions

Belle Glade Branch
Enjoy a quiet space to work on improving your scores. Ages 12-18. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/08

02/15
Enjoy a quiet space to work on improving your scores. Ages 12-18. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 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. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. 
02/01

02/08

02/15

02/22

02/29
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. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. 

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