Activity Information
Aug 2018

Art for Adults

Royal Palm Beach Branch
A series of classes, featuring different techniques and mediums, which allows you to explore your artistic interests and build upon your skills. Ages 16 & up. Limit 18. (90 min.) Preregister. 
08/07Pastel Project.

08/14Mixed Media Project.

08/21Open Studio.

08/30Gouache Adult Coloring.
A series of classes, featuring different techniques and mediums, which allows you to explore your artistic interests and build upon your skills. Ages 16 & up. Limit 18. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Sahaja Meditation

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
This time-honored technique reduces stress, brings better focus and helps you become more balanced. (60 min.) Preregister. 
08/21
This time-honored technique reduces stress, brings better focus and helps you become more balanced. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Baby Lapsit

West Boynton Branch
Practice early literacy skills by singing songs and playing with your child using a variety of toys suited for the youngest ones! Ages 0-12 mos. (30 min.) Preregister. 
08/07

08/21
Practice early literacy skills by singing songs and playing with your child using a variety of toys suited for the youngest ones! Ages 0-12 mos. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Tai Chi for You

Jupiter Branch
Tai Chi is easy to learn and quickly delivers health benefits like lower blood pressure, reduced anxiety, improved balance and flexibility, and clarity of mind. Wear comfortable clothes and sneakers or securely fastened shoes; no sandals or flip-flops. Bring water. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
08/21
Tai Chi is easy to learn and quickly delivers health benefits like lower blood pressure, reduced anxiety, improved balance and flexibility, and clarity of mind. Wear comfortable clothes and sneakers or securely fastened shoes; no sandals or flip-flops. Bring water. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

E-Book Assistance: One-On-One

Gardens Branch
Call to book a time with staff and learn to borrow e-books free from the library. Bring your compatible e-reader, laptop, tablet or mobile device. (30 min.) Preregister. 
08/07

08/07

08/21

08/21
Call to book a time with staff and learn to borrow e-books free from the library. Bring your compatible e-reader, laptop, tablet or mobile device. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Mommy & Me

Lantana Road Branch
Hear stories, make music, and get artsy. Ages 2-3. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
08/21

08/28
Hear stories, make music, and get artsy. Ages 2-3. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Tiny Tots

West Boynton Branch
Movement and finger plays for our tiny tots. Ages 13-23 mos. (30 min.) Preregister. 
08/07

08/21
Movement and finger plays for our tiny tots. Ages 13-23 mos. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 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.
08/07

08/09

08/14

08/16

08/21

08/23

08/28

08/30
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.
Aug 2018

Sahaja Meditation

Royal Palm Beach Branch
This time-honored technique reduces stress, brings better focus and helps you become more balanced. (60 min.) Preregister. 
08/20
This time-honored technique reduces stress, brings better focus and helps you become more balanced. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Pinkalicious Party

West Boynton Branch
It’s a Pinkalicious and Peterrific celebration! Celebrate with all things pink and explore with Peter's favorite things. Ages 4 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
08/20
It’s a Pinkalicious and Peterrific celebration! Celebrate with all things pink and explore with Peter's favorite things. Ages 4 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Crochet Class for Beginners

Lantana Road Branch
Learn the basics of crochet in this six-class series. Bring a size "H" hook and size four acrylic yarn in a light color. Limit 6. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
08/06

08/20

08/27
Learn the basics of crochet in this six-class series. Bring a size "H" hook and size four acrylic yarn in a light color. Limit 6. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Sahaja Meditation

West Boynton Branch
This time-honored technique reduces stress, brings better focus and helps you become more balanced. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Tue, Jul 24. 
08/20
This time-honored technique reduces stress, brings better focus and helps you become more balanced. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Tue, Jul 24. 
Aug 2018

Movie Matinee

Glades Road Branch
"I Can Only Imagine." ©Lions Gate Films, Inc. (110 min.) PG
08/20
"I Can Only Imagine." ©Lions Gate Films, Inc. (110 min.) PG
Aug 2018

Hooray for Mickey!

West Boynton Branch
A special story time featuring some of your favorite Disney songs, including the “Hot Dog Song,” “Under the Sea” and “Let It Go.” Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
08/20
A special story time featuring some of your favorite Disney songs, including the “Hot Dog Song,” “Under the Sea” and “Let It Go.” Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

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. 
08/06

08/20
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. 
Aug 2018

Baby Play Date

Belle Glade Branch
Features toys, baby board books, puppets, rhymes and songs. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.) 
08/06

08/13

08/20

08/27
Features toys, baby board books, puppets, rhymes and songs. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.) 
Aug 2018

Current Events Discussion Group

Glades Road Branch
Facilitator Brenda Solomon discusses today’s hot topics. (60 min.) Preregister. 
08/06

08/20
Facilitator Brenda Solomon discusses today’s hot topics. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Creature Jars

Jupiter Branch
Learn how to capture your own dragon, fairy or mermaid in a jar with the help of Mod Podge®.  Ages 9-17. Limit 10. (60 min.) Preregister. 
08/19
Learn how to capture your own dragon, fairy or mermaid in a jar with the help of Mod Podge®.  Ages 9-17. Limit 10. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Sahaja Meditation

Jupiter Branch
This time-honored technique reduces stress, brings better focus and helps you become more balanced. (60 min.) Preregister. 
08/19
This time-honored technique reduces stress, brings better focus and helps you become more balanced. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

LEGO® Bricks

Jupiter Branch
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
08/18
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Pop Up! Arts & Crafts

Belle Glade Branch
Features a fun new craft that all children can enjoy! All ages. (60 min.) 
08/04

08/18

08/09

08/23
Features a fun new craft that all children can enjoy! All ages. (60 min.) 
Aug 2018

Annual Back-To-School Scavenger Hunt!

Loula V. York Branch
Children, teens and parents are invited to the sixth annual Back-to-School Scavenger Hunt! Great prizes and good books galore! All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
08/18
Children, teens and parents are invited to the sixth annual Back-to-School Scavenger Hunt! Great prizes and good books galore! All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Taller gratis: Cómo prevenir la intimidación o acoso escolar

(How to Prevent Bullying, in Spanish)

Main Library
Sábado, 18 de agosto, 
2:30 pm

En este taller le educaremos sobre el acoso escolar a niños y jóvenes, los signos para su detección, consecuencias y su manejo adecuado. Ofrecido por MiraUSA. Se requiere registrarse. 
08/18
En este taller le educaremos sobre el acoso escolar a niños y jóvenes, los signos para su detección, consecuencias y su manejo adecuado. Ofrecido por MiraUSA. Se requiere registrarse. 
Aug 2018

LEGO® Bricks

Tequesta Branch
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5 & up. Limit 15. (60 min.) Preregister. 
08/18
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5 & up. Limit 15. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Dungeons & Dragons

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Adventure in the world of Dungeons & Dragons with fellow wizards, warriors and battle evil monster to bring goodness back to the world.  Ages 12-17. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
08/18
Adventure in the world of Dungeons & Dragons with fellow wizards, warriors and battle evil monster to bring goodness back to the world.  Ages 12-17. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Stitching Circle: Embroidery & Cross Stitch

Lantana Road Branch
Do you enjoy sewing and creating embroidered art? Materials provided. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister. 
08/04

08/18
Do you enjoy sewing and creating embroidered art? Materials provided. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Acoustic Java Jam

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Experience a caffeinated collection of local talent or bring your acoustic instruments and jam out. Coffee provided. (2 hr.) 
08/18
Experience a caffeinated collection of local talent or bring your acoustic instruments and jam out. Coffee provided. (2 hr.) 
Aug 2018

Dungeons & Dragons

Acreage Branch
Adventure in the world of Dungeons & Dragons with fellow wizards, warriors and battle evil monsters to bring goodness back to the world. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited. (2.5 hr.) 
08/04 (2.5 hr.) 

08/11 (2.5 hr.) 

08/18 (2.5 hr.) 

08/25 (2.5 hr.) 
Adventure in the world of Dungeons & Dragons with fellow wizards, warriors and battle evil monsters to bring goodness back to the world. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited. (2.5 hr.) 
Aug 2018

Sahaja Meditation

Greenacres Branch
This time-honored technique reduces stress, brings better focus and helps you become more balanced. (60 min.) Preregister. 
08/18
This time-honored technique reduces stress, brings better focus and helps you become more balanced. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

STEM: Coding Basics

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Create, play and learn simple coding through hands-on activities and games. Ages 10-14. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
08/04

08/18
Create, play and learn simple coding through hands-on activities and games. Ages 10-14. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Fancy Nancy Tea Party

Tequesta Branch
You are cordially invited for fancy word games, marvelous music, an elegant craft and delectable treats. Wear your most splendid attire. Refreshments provided. Ages 3 & up. Space is limited. (50 min.) Preregister. 
08/18
You are cordially invited for fancy word games, marvelous music, an elegant craft and delectable treats. Wear your most splendid attire. Refreshments provided. Ages 3 & up. Space is limited. (50 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Transparent Language Online

Lantana Road Branch
Learn a second, or third language, using this simple and fun language learning service. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
08/18
Learn a second, or third language, using this simple and fun language learning service. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Tai Chi

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes.  (90 min.) 
08/04

08/11

08/18

08/25
Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes.  (90 min.) 
Aug 2018

Toddler Art

Gardens Branch
Get creative in our toddler art class. Dress to get messy. Ages 1-3. (30 min.) Preregister. 
08/17
Get creative in our toddler art class. Dress to get messy. Ages 1-3. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Sahaja Meditation

Main Library
This time-honored technique reduces stress, brings better focus and helps you become more balanced. (60 min.) Preregister. 
08/17
This time-honored technique reduces stress, brings better focus and helps you become more balanced. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Sit 'n' Stitch

Acreage Branch
Socialize while you crochet. Work on your current project and share ideas with new friends. Ages 9 & up. (2 hr.) 
08/09

08/16
Socialize while you crochet. Work on your current project and share ideas with new friends. Ages 9 & up. (2 hr.) 
Aug 2018

Back-To-School Blues

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Get back into the "school grove" as you make your own duct tape pencil holder, bookmark and other fun items. Materials provided. Ages 8 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
08/16
Get back into the "school grove" as you make your own duct tape pencil holder, bookmark and other fun items. Materials provided. Ages 8 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Coloring Club

Lantana Road Branch
Get creative and have some fun with a variety of coloring activities. Ages 3-10. (60 min.) Preregister. 
08/16
Get creative and have some fun with a variety of coloring activities. Ages 3-10. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Small Business Development Center (SBDC): Responding to Government Solicitations

Glades Road Branch
Government Contracting Program's (PTAC) seminar: develop marketing techniques, search for proposal opportunities, and construct a winning bid (RFP & RFQ). (60 min.) Call the SBDC at 954-762-5235 to preregister. 
08/16
Government Contracting Program's (PTAC) seminar: develop marketing techniques, search for proposal opportunities, and construct a winning bid (RFP & RFQ). (60 min.) Call the SBDC at 954-762-5235 to preregister. 
Aug 2018

Treatments for Foot & Ankle Pain

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Dr. Harvey Montijo, Orthopedic Surgeon from Wellington Regional Medical Center will talk about the latest advancements and treatments for foot and ankle pain. (60 min.) Preregister. 
08/16
Dr. Harvey Montijo, Orthopedic Surgeon from Wellington Regional Medical Center will talk about the latest advancements and treatments for foot and ankle pain. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Adult Coloring Club

Club de colorear para adultos

Main Library
Jueves, 16 de agosto, 
2:00 pm

Jueves, 30 de agosto, 
2:00 pm

Enjoy a coloring session with fellow enthusiasts. Coloring sheets, greeting cards, and colored pencils provided. (60 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
08/16

08/30
Enjoy a coloring session with fellow enthusiasts. Coloring sheets, greeting cards, and colored pencils provided. (60 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
Disfruta de esta sesión de colorear entre entusiastas de esta actvidad. Hojas y lapices de colorear serán proveidos. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
08/16
08/30
Aug 2018

Recycled Crafts: Basket Weaving

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Learn basic basket weaving techniques while creating a small round basket with recycled materials. Limit 8. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
08/16
Learn basic basket weaving techniques while creating a small round basket with recycled materials. Limit 8. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

The Great Courses® DVD Lecture Series

West Boynton Branch
The Everyday Guide to Wine. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Tue, Jul 24. Shown with permission. Not rated.
08/02Why Learn About Wine? A Taster’s Tool Kit. Winemaking – From Vineyard to Harvest. 

08/09U.S. Regions – California. U.S. Regions – Washington and Oregon. Other U.S. Regions, Mexico and Canada. 

08/16French Regions – Bordeaux and Loire. French Regions – Burgundy and Alsace. French Regions - Rhone, Languedoc, Provence. 

08/23Wines of Northern Italy. Wines of Southern Italy. The Tastes of Spain and Portugal. 

08/30Wines of New Zealand and South Africa. Becoming a Knowledgeable Wine Buyer. Wine for Any Occasion and Any Food. 
The Everyday Guide to Wine. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Tue, Jul 24. Shown with permission. Not rated.
Aug 2018

English Exchange

Acreage Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
08/02

08/09

08/16

08/23

08/30
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Boogie Woogie Time

Loula V. York Branch
Young children and their parents are invited to dance, play and enjoy stories. Ages 2-7. (45 min.) Preregister. 
08/09Summer Adventures.

08/16Friends!
Young children and their parents are invited to dance, play and enjoy stories. Ages 2-7. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Socrates Café

Gardens Branch
Marji Chapman, from the Society of Philosophical Inquiry, leads a discussion group for amateur philosophers on a variety of group chosen topics. (90 min.) Preregister. 
08/15
Marji Chapman, from the Society of Philosophical Inquiry, leads a discussion group for amateur philosophers on a variety of group chosen topics. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Adult Coloring Club

Acreage Branch
Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Coloring pages and materials provided, or bring your own coloring book. Ages 16 & up. (2 hr.) 
08/15
Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Coloring pages and materials provided, or bring your own coloring book. Ages 16 & up. (2 hr.) 
Aug 2018

Pajama Story Time

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Put on your comfy pajamas and fuzzy slippers, and join us for a story time from A to Z! We'll read stories, sing songs and do an alphabet craft together. Ages 2-5. (30 min.) Preregister. 
08/15
Put on your comfy pajamas and fuzzy slippers, and join us for a story time from A to Z! We'll read stories, sing songs and do an alphabet craft together. Ages 2-5. (30 min.) Preregister. 

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