Activity Information
Aug 2018

Do You Even BuJo?

Jupiter Branch
Have you heard of "bullet" or "dot" journaling? Whether you have five extra minutes or 50, learn how these creative journals can help keep your life organized. Ages 14 & up. Limit 14. (90 min.) Preregister. 
08/09
Have you heard of "bullet" or "dot" journaling? Whether you have five extra minutes or 50, learn how these creative journals can help keep your life organized. Ages 14 & up. Limit 14. (90 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

LEGO® Bricks

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
08/09

08/23
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Build It!

Lantana Road Branch
Use your engineering skills to build something awesome. Bring a friend. Ages 6 & up. (90 min.) Preregister. 
08/09
Use your engineering skills to build something awesome. Bring a friend. Ages 6 & up. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Get Ready for Kindergarten

West Boca Branch
A special time for all those about to start kindergarten. Listen to stories, play a game, and make a craft just for new kindergartners. Grade K. (45 min.) Preregister. 
08/09
A special time for all those about to start kindergarten. Listen to stories, play a game, and make a craft just for new kindergartners. Grade K. (45 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

More S'mores, Please!

Jupiter Branch
Tomorrow is National S'mores Day! Celebrate by creating a miniature s'more charm to keep or share with a friend. Ages 10-13. Limit 12. (40 min.) Preregister. 
08/09
Tomorrow is National S'mores Day! Celebrate by creating a miniature s'more charm to keep or share with a friend. Ages 10-13. Limit 12. (40 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

LEGO® Bricks

Acreage Branch
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-12. (90 min.) 
08/09
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-12. (90 min.) 
Aug 2018

Small Business Development Center (SBDC): Bids & Business

Main Library
Learn the step-by-step process of government contracting certification program (PTAC) currently available to small business owners.  (60 min.) Call the SBDC at 954-762-5235 to preregister. 
08/09
Learn the step-by-step process of government contracting certification program (PTAC) currently available to small business owners.  (60 min.) Call the SBDC at 954-762-5235 to preregister. 
Aug 2018

Beginner Crochet

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Learn about tools and materials, some basic stitches, and how to read a pattern while working on a crocheted bracelet. Limit 8. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
08/09
Learn about tools and materials, some basic stitches, and how to read a pattern while working on a crocheted bracelet. 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

Adult Crafternoon: Bird Mobiles

Glades Road Branch
Create a unique mobile using bird patterns and wallpaper samples. (90 min.) Preregister. 
08/09
Create a unique mobile using bird patterns and wallpaper samples. (90 min.) Preregister. 
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

Book Discussion: "Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine," by Gail Honeyman 

Greenacres Branch
(60 min.) Preregister. 
08/09
(60 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

Tai Chi for You

Okeechobee Boulevard 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. 
08/09
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

Genealogy Help: One-On-One

Glades Road Branch
Want to learn about your family tree? (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
08/09

08/23
Want to learn about your family tree? (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
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

Teen Advisory Council (TAC)

Glades Road Branch
Are you looking for a volunteer opportunity? Plan and develop future events while earning community service hours. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
08/09
Are you looking for a volunteer opportunity? Plan and develop future events while earning community service hours. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Tai Chi for You

Glades Road 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. 
08/08
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

Sail Away Adventure

Loula V. York Branch
"Moana." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (113 min.) Snacks provided. All ages. Preregister. PG
08/08
"Moana." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (113 min.) Snacks provided. All ages. Preregister. PG
Aug 2018

LEGO® Bricks

West Boynton Branch
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
08/01

08/08
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Video Game Club

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Do you love playing video games? Meet with other video game enthusiasts and play the classics. Ages 7-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
08/08

08/15
Do you love playing video games? Meet with other video game enthusiasts and play the classics. Ages 7-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Chess Club

West Boynton Branch
Basic game knowledge is required. Ages 7-12. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
08/01

08/08

08/15

08/22

08/29
Basic game knowledge is required. Ages 7-12. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
Aug 2018

Back-To-School Mindful Art

Lantana Road Branch
Have fun painting after learning mindful techniques to deal with first day jitters, bullying and more. Ages 8-11. Space is limited. Preregister. 
08/08
Have fun painting after learning mindful techniques to deal with first day jitters, bullying and more. Ages 8-11. Space is limited. Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Back-To-School Stories

Acreage Branch
Get ready for the start of school with stories, games, songs and a craft to get you excited for new friends and new adventures. Ages 5-7. (45 min.) 
08/08
Get ready for the start of school with stories, games, songs and a craft to get you excited for new friends and new adventures. Ages 5-7. (45 min.) 
Aug 2018

Touch-A-Bookmobile

Acreage Branch
Explore the wonderful world of libraries on wheels with a story, a craft and a tour of an actual bookmobile! Ages  4-8. Limit 25. (45 min.) Preregister. 
08/08
Explore the wonderful world of libraries on wheels with a story, a craft and a tour of an actual bookmobile! Ages  4-8. Limit 25. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Back-To-School

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Whether you're just starting kindergarten or entering first or fourth grade, get ready to learn with fun stories, songs and a craft.  Ages 5-9. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
08/08
Whether you're just starting kindergarten or entering first or fourth grade, get ready to learn with fun stories, songs and a craft.  Ages 5-9. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Adulting 101: Bullet Journals

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Teens, make your own bullet journal and get organized for the upcoming school year. Materials provided.  Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
08/08
Teens, make your own bullet journal and get organized for the upcoming school year. Materials provided.  Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Tech Time

West Boca Branch
Play and learn with Little Bits, Little Bits Steam and Snap Circuits Arcade tech toys! Ages 8 & up. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
08/07

08/08
Play and learn with Little Bits, Little Bits Steam and Snap Circuits Arcade tech toys! Ages 8 & up. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
Aug 2018

English Exchange

Jupiter Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
08/01

08/08

08/15

08/22

08/29
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Adult Coloring Club

West Boynton Branch
Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Coloring pages and materials provided, or bring your own coloring book. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Tue, Jul 24. 
08/08
Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Coloring pages and materials provided, or bring your own coloring book. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Tue, Jul 24. 
Aug 2018

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Glades Road Branch
Prep for kindergarten with stories, songs and activities focusing on letters, numbers, shapes and colors. Ages 4-6. (45 min.) Preregister. 
08/08
Prep for kindergarten with stories, songs and activities focusing on letters, numbers, shapes and colors. Ages 4-6. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Preschool Story Time

Belle Glade Branch
Thematic stories, rhymes, songs and fun activities to reinforce prereading skills. Ages 3-5. Limit 10. (45 min.) 
08/01

08/08

08/15

08/22

08/29
Thematic stories, rhymes, songs and fun activities to reinforce prereading skills. Ages 3-5. Limit 10. (45 min.) 
Aug 2018

Look Out Kindergarten, Here I Come!

Greenacres Branch
Get ready for your first day at “big” school with stories, music and a craft. Ages 4-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
08/08
Get ready for your first day at “big” school with stories, music and a craft. Ages 4-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Hooray for Kindergarten

West Boynton Branch
Get kindergarten-ready by singing your ABCs, doing your 123s and reading books about going to school. Age 5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
08/08
Get kindergarten-ready by singing your ABCs, doing your 123s and reading books about going to school. Age 5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

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.) 
08/01

08/08

08/15

08/22

08/29
The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. (90 min.) 
Aug 2018

Touch-A-Bookmobile

Gardens Branch
Explore the wonderful world of libraries on wheels with a story, a craft and a tour of an actual bookmobile! Ages  4-8. Limit 25. (45 min.) Preregister. 
08/08
Explore the wonderful world of libraries on wheels with a story, a craft and a tour of an actual bookmobile! Ages  4-8. Limit 25. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Kindergarten, Here I Come!

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
If you're starting school for the very first time, we'll help with the transition with stories, songs and a school craft. Ages 4-6. (45 min.) Preregister. 
08/08
If you're starting school for the very first time, we'll help with the transition with stories, songs and a school craft. Ages 4-6. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Toddler Read & Play

Belle Glade Branch
Rhymes, fingerplays, music and movement to foster print motivation. Ages 1-2. (30 min.) 
08/01

08/08

08/15

08/22

08/29
Rhymes, fingerplays, music and movement to foster print motivation. Ages 1-2. (30 min.) 
Aug 2018

Pizza Chat

Acreage Branch
Chat with the group about a book, movie, game, anime or show that you loved or hated while enjoying pizza and drinks. Ages 12 & up. (90 min.) 
08/07
Chat with the group about a book, movie, game, anime or show that you loved or hated while enjoying pizza and drinks. Ages 12 & up. (90 min.) 
Aug 2018

Tai Chi for You

Greenacres 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. 
08/07
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

Let's Play! Board Games & Puzzles

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Socialize over games and puzzles. Board games, both old and new, and puzzles will be provided, or bring your own. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up.
08/07 (90 min.) 

08/21 (90 min.) 

08/25 (2 hr.) 
Socialize over games and puzzles. Board games, both old and new, and puzzles will be provided, or bring your own. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up.
Aug 2018

Drop-In Coloring Club: Artist's Choice

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. (60 min.) 
08/07
Drop into our Coloring Club and color your cares away! We’ll have coloring sheets, crayons, markers, colored pencils and more.  All ages. (60 min.) 
Aug 2018

Tarde de cuenta cuentos

(Afternoon Storytelling, in Spanish)

Lantana Road Branch
Ven con nosotros a descubrir historias nuevas, aventuras exhilarantes y personajes fantásticos. ¡Te esperamos! Edades 0-12. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
08/07

08/14

08/21

08/28
Ven con nosotros a descubrir historias nuevas, aventuras exhilarantes y personajes fantásticos. ¡Te esperamos! Edades 0-12. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
Aug 2018

Touch-A-Bookmobile

West Boca Branch
Explore the wonderful world of libraries on wheels with a story, a craft and a tour of an actual bookmobile! Ages  4-8. Limit 25. (45 min.) Preregister. 
08/07
Explore the wonderful world of libraries on wheels with a story, a craft and a tour of an actual bookmobile! Ages  4-8. Limit 25. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2018

Beginning Spanish

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
This nine-week session is facilitated by Edwin Ellis, Ph.D and starts Tue, Jul 03. Participants are expected to attend all program dates. Limit 15. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jun 25. 
07/03

07/10

07/17

07/24

07/31

08/07

08/14

08/21

08/28
This nine-week session is facilitated by Edwin Ellis, Ph.D and starts Tue, Jul 03. Participants are expected to attend all program dates. Limit 15. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jun 25. 
Aug 2018

Coding With Tech Toys: Ozobot®

Greenacres Branch
Learn concepts of control, logic and programming while inspiring creativity. Ages 8-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
08/07
Learn concepts of control, logic and programming while inspiring creativity. Ages 8-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Aug 2018

Book-A-Librarian

Belle Glade Branch
Personalized attention in areas of computer and mobile devices, genealogy and online resources, to name a few. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
08/07

08/14

08/21

08/28
Personalized attention in areas of computer and mobile devices, genealogy and online resources, to name a few. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
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. 

Pages