Activity Information
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

Club LEGO® Bricks

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 6-12. Limit 12. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/03
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 6-12. Limit 12. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Jason Colannino in Concert

Glades Road Branch
Singer and guitarist, performs selections from an impressive repertoire including folk, pop and rock songs.  (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/03
Singer and guitarist, performs selections from an impressive repertoire including folk, pop and rock songs.  (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Writers LIVE! Presents: "Shtetl in the Sun: Andy Sweet's South Beach 1977-1980"

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
This collection of unseen photographs captures the daily rhythms of the Jewish community that made up nearly half of South Beach in the late 1970s. Books available for purchase. A book signing will follow. Preregister in person, by phone or online at www.pbclibrary.org/writers-live-2020 beginning Wed, Jan 15. (60 min.)
02/03
This collection of unseen photographs captures the daily rhythms of the Jewish community that made up nearly half of South Beach in the late 1970s. Books available for purchase. A book signing will follow. Preregister in person, by phone or online at www.pbclibrary.org/writers-live-2020 beginning Wed, Jan 15. (60 min.)
Feb 2020

Film & Discussion

Gardens Branch
"Some Like It Hot ." ©Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc. (105 min.) Film lecturer, Roberta Presser will screen this classic film and lead a discussion afterward. (2.5 hr.) Preregister. Not rated.
02/03
"Some Like It Hot ." ©Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc. (105 min.) Film lecturer, Roberta Presser will screen this classic film and lead a discussion afterward. (2.5 hr.) Preregister. Not rated.
Feb 2020

Seed Swap

Jupiter Branch
Bring seeds, seedlings and cuttings to share. No seeds, no problem! We’ll have plenty to give away. Envelopes provided. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/03
Bring seeds, seedlings and cuttings to share. No seeds, no problem! We’ll have plenty to give away. Envelopes provided. (90 min.) 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

Art/Make: Stanley Whitney

Lantana Road Branch
Learn about Stanley Whitney and his work while creating Whitney-inspired paintings of your own. All materials provided. Limit 20. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
02/03
Learn about Stanley Whitney and his work while creating Whitney-inspired paintings of your own. All materials provided. Limit 20. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Introduction to cloudLibrary (E-Book & E-Audiobook) App

Lantana Road Branch
Learn about the app for e-books and e-audiobooks for smartphones and tablets. Limit 10. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/03
Learn about the app for e-books and e-audiobooks for smartphones and tablets. Limit 10. (60 min.) Preregister. 
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

Anime Club

Lantana Road Branch
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 13 & up. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/02
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 13 & up. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Celebrate Chinese New Year With Joy Dance Group

West Boynton Branch
Glimpse Chinese culture through dance and music to celebrate Chinese New Year! (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/02 Cancelled
Glimpse Chinese culture through dance and music to celebrate Chinese New Year! (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Tai Chi

Lantana Road Branch
Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Certified instructor Dr. Richard Paul Tsang. Limit 30. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/02

02/16
Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Certified instructor Dr. Richard Paul Tsang. Limit 30. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Civics Study Group

Belle Glade Branch
Join an informal study group to learn about the naturalization process and the civics test with flashcards, games and other study materials. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Join an informal study group to learn about the naturalization process and the civics test with flashcards, games and other study materials. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Valentine Wreaths

Greenacres Branch
Bring a friend and make a sweet gift for someone special or to keep! Refreshments provided. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Bring a friend and make a sweet gift for someone special or to keep! Refreshments provided. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Fun With Coding

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Learn to code with Code Palm Beach mentors! Fourteen laptops will be provided; personal laptops are also allowed. Parents/caregivers must attend. Ages 7-17. Limit 20. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Learn to code with Code Palm Beach mentors! Fourteen laptops will be provided; personal laptops are also allowed. Parents/caregivers must attend. Ages 7-17. Limit 20. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

STEAM for Little Hands

Lantana Road Branch
Explore science, technology, engineering, art and math through literature. An exciting adventure of hands-on learning geared for our littlest explorers. Ages 3-5. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Explore science, technology, engineering, art and math through literature. An exciting adventure of hands-on learning geared for our littlest explorers. Ages 3-5. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 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. (2.5 hr.) 
02/01

02/15

02/22

02/29
Adventure in the world of D&D with fellow wizards and warriors. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited. (2.5 hr.) 
Feb 2020

Dungeons & Dragons

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Adventure in the world of D&D with fellow wizards, warriors and battle evil monsters to bring goodness back to the world! Ages 12-17. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
02/01

02/29
Adventure in the world of D&D with fellow wizards, warriors and battle evil monsters to bring goodness back to the world! Ages 12-17. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Acoustic Java Jam

Acreage Branch
Experience a caffeinated collection of local talent or bring your acoustic instruments and jam out. Coffee provided. (2 hr.) 
02/01
Experience a caffeinated collection of local talent or bring your acoustic instruments and jam out. Coffee provided. (2 hr.) 
Feb 2020

Valentine Spectacular

West Boynton Branch
Let your creative juices flow as you design and produce a gift for someone special. Ages 10-14. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jan 20. 
02/01
Let your creative juices flow as you design and produce a gift for someone special. Ages 10-14. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jan 20. 
Feb 2020

Movie

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
"Southside With You." ©Miramax. (84 min.) Refreshments provided. (2 hr.) PG-13
02/01
"Southside With You." ©Miramax. (84 min.) Refreshments provided. (2 hr.) PG-13
Feb 2020

Needleworkers' Guild

Lantana Road Branch
Do you enjoy embroidery, crocheting or knitting? Meet like-minded people and show off your work. Limit 15. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/01

02/19
Do you enjoy embroidery, crocheting or knitting? Meet like-minded people and show off your work. Limit 15. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2020

Coding Basics: STEM

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Learn concepts of control, logic and programming with fun games and activities. Ages 10-14. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Learn concepts of control, logic and programming with fun games and activities. Ages 10-14. Space is limited. (45 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

Black History Bulletin Board

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Join us in creating a bulletin board of impactful African Americans and people of African descent. Snacks provided. Ages 8 & up. (90 min.) 
02/01
Join us in creating a bulletin board of impactful African Americans and people of African descent. Snacks provided. Ages 8 & up. (90 min.) 
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. 
Feb 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. 
02/01

02/08

02/15

02/22

02/29
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. 
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

The Art of Tiny Truth: A Workshop in Micro Memoir

Gardens Branch
An experimental and creative nonfiction form that combines the lyricism and condensed length of poetry with the narrative tension of fiction, presented by the Cream Literary Alliance. (3 hr.) Preregister. 
02/01
An experimental and creative nonfiction form that combines the lyricism and condensed length of poetry with the narrative tension of fiction, presented by the Cream Literary Alliance. (3 hr.) Preregister. 
Feb 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. 
02/01

02/08

02/15

02/22

02/29
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

New Year, New U!

Lantana Road Branch
Be your best unique-corn at our glow in the dark, unicorn party! Ages 5 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/31
Be your best unique-corn at our glow in the dark, unicorn party! Ages 5 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Keep Calm & Color: Tsum Tsum

Gardens Branch
Color adorable Disney “tsum tsum” all stacked up and ready for your creativity. Ages 3 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/31
Color adorable Disney “tsum tsum” all stacked up and ready for your creativity. Ages 3 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Study Corner

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
A quiet space for you to study or finish your homework. Please be aware no homework help will be provided. Ages 12-17. Space is limited. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
01/31
A quiet space for you to study or finish your homework. Please be aware no homework help will be provided. Ages 12-17. Space is limited. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
Jan 2020

Reading Remedies

Jupiter Branch
In a reading slump? Unsure what to read next? We have the perfect remedy! Join Valerie and her readers’ advisory experts to learn what's good or not so good. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/31
In a reading slump? Unsure what to read next? We have the perfect remedy! Join Valerie and her readers’ advisory experts to learn what's good or not so good. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Happy Birthday Rosemary Wells!

Greenacres Branch
Enjoy Max and Ruby stories, bunny games, activities and a special craft celebrating Rosemary Wells’ birthday. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/31
Enjoy Max and Ruby stories, bunny games, activities and a special craft celebrating Rosemary Wells’ birthday. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

English Exchange

Loula V. York Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
01/03

01/17

01/31
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Jan 2020

Baby Build It!

Lantana Road Branch
Work with your little ones to develop motor skills with a variety of learning toys and materials. Ages 1-2. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/31
Work with your little ones to develop motor skills with a variety of learning toys and materials. Ages 1-2. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Music & Movement

West Boynton Branch
Wiggle, jump, hop, and read. Improve motor skills, rhythm and coordination using beanbags, balls, instruments and more. Ages 3-5. (30 min.) Preregister, beginning Fri, Dec 20. 
01/17

01/31
Wiggle, jump, hop, and read. Improve motor skills, rhythm and coordination using beanbags, balls, instruments and more. Ages 3-5. (30 min.) Preregister, beginning Fri, Dec 20. 
Jan 2020

Valentines for Veterans

Jupiter Branch
Show your creativity and support by making a card for a local veteran! Cards will be distributed at Jupiter Vet Center in time for Valentine's Day. All ages. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
01/28

01/31
Show your creativity and support by making a card for a local veteran! Cards will be distributed at Jupiter Vet Center in time for Valentine's Day. All ages. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
Jan 2020

Okeeheelee Nature Center: Invertebrates!

Main Library
Do you know that there are animals in your very own backyard that do not have a backbone? Find out what they are in this family fun event! All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/31
Do you know that there are animals in your very own backyard that do not have a backbone? Find out what they are in this family fun event! All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
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

Tea & Talk: Book Discussion Conducted in Mandarin Chinese

West Boynton Branch
Engage in a lively book discussion in Mandarin Chinese while sipping aromatic tea. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/30
Engage in a lively book discussion in Mandarin Chinese while sipping aromatic tea. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

English Exchange

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

01/15

01/22

01/29

01/16

01/30
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Belly Dancing Class

Lantana Road Branch
Learn how to belly dance with instructor Dawn Rhys, who teaches a low-intensity exercise class for beginners. Expect a lot of fun! Bring a bottle of water. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/16

01/30
Learn how to belly dance with instructor Dawn Rhys, who teaches a low-intensity exercise class for beginners. Expect a lot of fun! Bring a bottle of water. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Book Chat: "Where the Crawdads Sing," by Delia Owens 

Acreage Branch
Copies available at branch and online (e-book and e-audiobook). Refreshments provided. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/30
Copies available at branch and online (e-book and e-audiobook). Refreshments provided. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Teen Advisory Board (TAB)

Gardens Branch
Are you looking for a volunteer opportunity? Plan and develop future events, brainstorm new ideas and areas of interest. Earn community service hours. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/30
Are you looking for a volunteer opportunity? Plan and develop future events, brainstorm new ideas and areas of interest. Earn community service hours. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Coding With Tech Toys: Ozobot®

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Learn concepts of control, logic and programming while inspiring creativity. Ages 8-11. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/30
Learn concepts of control, logic and programming while inspiring creativity. Ages 8-11. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Reading Buddies

Main Library
Children in grades K-5 work with a teen to improve their reading skills. Applications are available at the children's services desk. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/09

01/16

01/23

01/30
Children in grades K-5 work with a teen to improve their reading skills. Applications are available at the children's services desk. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 

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