Activity Information
Jan 2020

Weird, But True! People Around the World Eat This, Would You?

West Boca Branch
Would you eat earthworm soup or frog legs? People eat these and more gross things! Learn food facts from around the world then make your own gross treat! Snacks provided. Grades 2-5. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/30 Cancelled
Would you eat earthworm soup or frog legs? People eat these and more gross things! Learn food facts from around the world then make your own gross treat! Snacks provided. Grades 2-5. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Lil' Braniacs

Lantana Road Branch
Children will practice the alphabet, numbers and spacial awareness with hands-on learning through music, art, dramatic play and stories. Eight session series. Ages 3-4. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/14

01/16

01/21

01/23

01/28

01/30
Children will practice the alphabet, numbers and spacial awareness with hands-on learning through music, art, dramatic play and stories. Eight session series. Ages 3-4. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Groundhog, Can You See My Shadow?

Acreage Branch
Discover fun facts and stories about winter, shadows, hibernation and a groundhog that predicts the weather! Ages 4-7. (60 min.) 
01/30
Discover fun facts and stories about winter, shadows, hibernation and a groundhog that predicts the weather! Ages 4-7. (60 min.) 
Jan 2020

Movie Matinee

Wellington Branch
"Past Life." ©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (109 min.) Not rated.
01/30
"Past Life." ©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (109 min.) Not rated.
Jan 2020

Book-A-Librarian

Gardens Branch
Personalized attention in areas of computer and mobile devices, and online resources, to name a few. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/09

01/09

01/09

01/16

01/16

01/16

01/23

01/23

01/23

01/30

01/30

01/30
Personalized attention in areas of computer and mobile devices, and online resources, to name a few. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Language Exchange Cafe

Lantana Road Branch
Practice your English, Spanish, French, Italian and many other languages in a friendly environment. Intermediate knowledge of the languages is required. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/30
Practice your English, Spanish, French, Italian and many other languages in a friendly environment. Intermediate knowledge of the languages is required. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Coloring for Calmness

Jupiter Branch
Relax, reduce stress and have fun with artists' colored pencils and unique coloring images. Learn how to download free coloring pages from online resources. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/30
Relax, reduce stress and have fun with artists' colored pencils and unique coloring images. Learn how to download free coloring pages from online resources. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Paper Wreaths

Greenacres Branch
Make a beautiful wreath using recycled paper. Materials provided. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/30
Make a beautiful wreath using recycled paper. Materials provided. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Start the New Year With Meditation

West Boynton Branch
Bring joy, peace, positivity and relaxation into your daily life. John Bednarik, long-time meditation instructor, leads this powerful workshop. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/30
Bring joy, peace, positivity and relaxation into your daily life. John Bednarik, long-time meditation instructor, leads this powerful workshop. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Adult Coloring Club

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Socialize, relax, and make art with other coloring enthusiasts. Project and materials provided or bring your own. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/30
Socialize, relax, and make art with other coloring enthusiasts. Project and materials provided or bring your own. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Alfred Hitchcock Film Festival

West Boca Branch
A selection of Hitchcock's best suspense films. 
01/02"North by Northwest." ©Warner Bros. (136 min.)  Not rated. 

01/09"The 39 Steps." ©Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc. (87 min.)  Not rated. 

01/16"Torn Curtain." ©Universal Pictures. (125 min.)  PG 

01/23"Rope." ©Universal Pictures. (80 min.)  PG 

01/30"The Birds." ©Universal Pictures. (120 min.)  PG-13 
A selection of Hitchcock's best suspense films. 
Jan 2020

History of Jewish Music

Glades Road Branch
Roni Raab, host of the popular radio show “Shalom South Florida” will share information about the history of Jewish music. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/30
Roni Raab, host of the popular radio show “Shalom South Florida” will share information about the history of Jewish music. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Book Discussion: "The Dutch House," by Ann Patchett 

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Copies available at the member services desk. Limit 20. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/30
Copies available at the member services desk. Limit 20. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Spanish Exchange for Beginners

Tequesta Branch
Learn key vocabulary words, practice simple expressions in Spanish about time, places, food, introducing yourself and more in a fun and informal environmental. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/30
Learn key vocabulary words, practice simple expressions in Spanish about time, places, food, introducing yourself and more in a fun and informal environmental. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

English Exchange

Acreage Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/09

01/16

01/23

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

English Exchange

Belle Glade Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/09

01/16

01/23

01/30
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Tai Chi for Balance: Beginner

Jupiter Branch
Referred to as “meditation in motion,” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear flat, closed heeled shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. 
01/07

01/09

01/14

01/16

01/21

01/23

01/28

01/30
Referred to as “meditation in motion,” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear flat, closed heeled shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Tai Chi for Balance: Intermediate

Jupiter Branch
Referred to as “meditation in motion," tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear flat, closed heeled shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. 
01/07

01/09

01/14

01/16

01/21

01/23

01/28

01/30
Referred to as “meditation in motion," tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear flat, closed heeled shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Boogie Woogie Time!

Loula V. York Branch
Music and movement, simple stories and creative activities for children and their parents. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/09I Have a Dream I!

01/16I Have a Dream II!

01/23Kindness Matters I.

01/30Kindness Matters II.
Music and movement, simple stories and creative activities for children and their parents. Ages 3-5. (45 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

English Exchange

Lantana Road Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
01/08

01/15

01/22

01/29
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Jan 2020

Tai Chi for Balance

Tai chi para el equilibrio

Jupiter Branch
Miércoles, 08 de enero, 
6:00 pm

Miércoles, 15 de enero, 
6:00 pm

Miércoles, 22 de enero, 
6:00 pm

Miércoles, 29 de enero, 
6:00 pm

Referred to as “meditation in motion,” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear flat, closed heeled shoes. Cupo limitado. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
01/08

01/15

01/22

01/29
Referred to as “meditation in motion,” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear flat, closed heeled shoes. Cupo limitado. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
Conocido como "meditación en movimiento", el tai chi puede mejorar la salud, la atención plena y el equilibrio para la prevención de caídas. Use zapatos planos y cerrados. Cupo limitado. (55 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
01/08
01/15
01/22
01/29
Jan 2020

Feature Film

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
01/15"Stand by Me." ©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (87 min.) 

01/29"The Lost Boys." ©Warner Bros. (92 min.) 
Jan 2020

Volunteer Pizza Party!

Loula V. York Branch
It's a party to celebrate our terrific volunteers! Join us for pizza and kudos and please bring a favorite CD to play at the party. Refreshments provided. Ages 12-18. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/29
It's a party to celebrate our terrific volunteers! Join us for pizza and kudos and please bring a favorite CD to play at the party. Refreshments provided. Ages 12-18. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Sunshine State Booktalkers: "All's Faire in Middle School," by Victoria Jamieson 

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Pick up a copy at the children’s services desk and join us for a fun, thoughtful discussion. Snacks provided. Grades 6-8. (75 min.) Preregister. 
01/29
Pick up a copy at the children’s services desk and join us for a fun, thoughtful discussion. Snacks provided. Grades 6-8. (75 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Adulting 101: Save Smart

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Make that New Year's Resolution happen by learning how to save, set goals, and budget with tips and games. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/29
Make that New Year's Resolution happen by learning how to save, set goals, and budget with tips and games. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Construct With Marshmallows

Glades Road Branch
Build an awesome structure with marshmallows, spaghetti and gumdrops. Ages 5-10. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/29
Build an awesome structure with marshmallows, spaghetti and gumdrops. Ages 5-10. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Crochet for Kids

Belle Glade Branch
Step-by-step instructions and easy hands-on projects for beginners. Some materials provided. Ages 8 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
01/29
Step-by-step instructions and easy hands-on projects for beginners. Some materials provided. Ages 8 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
Jan 2020

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. Ages 16 & up. (3.5 hr.) 
01/08

01/15

01/22

01/29
The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. Drop in anytime. Ages 16 & up. (3.5 hr.) 
Jan 2020

Bilingual After School Fun!

Main Library
It's time for some bilingual FUN after school! Play games, make crafts and dance with kids your own age in this interactive and varied weekly activity! Ages 5 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/08

01/15

01/22

01/29
It's time for some bilingual FUN after school! Play games, make crafts and dance with kids your own age in this interactive and varied weekly activity! Ages 5 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

STEAM Club: Structures

Tequesta Branch
Each week use LEGO® bricks, marshmallows, toothpicks and more to engineer structures. Ages 5-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/08

01/15

01/22

01/29
Each week use LEGO® bricks, marshmallows, toothpicks and more to engineer structures. Ages 5-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Chess Club

West Boynton Branch
Challenge your friends to a friendly game of chess. Basic game knowledge is required. Ages 7-11. (60 min.) 
01/08

01/15

01/29
Challenge your friends to a friendly game of chess. Basic game knowledge is required. Ages 7-11. (60 min.) 
Jan 2020

Scrabble, Dominoes & More!

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Choose from a selection of board games. Play with your family, friends or someone new. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/29
Choose from a selection of board games. Play with your family, friends or someone new. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Game Day

Wellington Branch
Drop by for Wii, board games and more. Bring a friend or make new ones. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
01/29
Drop by for Wii, board games and more. Bring a friend or make new ones. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
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

Start the New Year With Meditation

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Join Dave Buck and learn to bring joy, peace and relaxation into your daily life. There will be a meditation sitting at the end. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/29
Join Dave Buck and learn to bring joy, peace and relaxation into your daily life. There will be a meditation sitting at the end. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Adult Coloring Club

Club de colorear para adultos

Main Library
Miércoles, 15 de enero, 
2:00 pm

Miércoles, 29 de enero, 
2:00 pm

Coloring pages and materials provided or bring your own coloring book. (90 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
01/15

01/29
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. 
01/15
01/29
Jan 2020

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. 
01/14

01/29
Backgammon and chess fans unite to practice strategy skills with other players. Basic game knowledge is required. First come, first served. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

English Exchange

Glades Road Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
01/08

01/15

01/22

01/29
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Jan 2020

English Exchange

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
01/08

01/15

01/22

01/29
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Jan 2020

Make Reading a New Year’s Resolution!

Belle Glade Branch
Explore the best books of 2019 and tips to locate information for school projects. Refreshments provided. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/29Grades 2-3.

01/29Grades 4-5.
Explore the best books of 2019 and tips to locate information for school projects. Refreshments provided. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

How to Start a Business

Belle Glade Branch
Learn the necessary steps to start, run and grow a small business. Presented by the Florida Women's Business Center (FWBC). (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/29
Learn the necessary steps to start, run and grow a small business. Presented by the Florida Women's Business Center (FWBC). (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

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. Space is limited. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
01/08

01/15

01/22

01/29
The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. Space is limited. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
Jan 2020

English Exchange

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/08

01/22

01/29
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

English Exchange

Main Library
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/07

01/14

01/21

01/28
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Line Dancing

Wellington Branch
Beginners and experienced line dancers will learn line dances to keep you movin' and groovin'. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/28
Beginners and experienced line dancers will learn line dances to keep you movin' and groovin'. (60 min.) Preregister. 

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