Activity Information
Jan 2020

PBC Bar Association Presents Landlord/Tenant Law

Lantana Road Branch
Learn about residential landlord-tenant relationships including the drafting of a lease, rights and responsibilities of the landlord/tenant and court procedures First come, first served. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/28
Learn about residential landlord-tenant relationships including the drafting of a lease, rights and responsibilities of the landlord/tenant and court procedures First come, first served. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Pajama Story Time on Safari

Greenacres Branch
We’re going on a safari, but we’re not afraid! Wear pajamas and we’ll rumble through a jungle of stories and songs! Ages 4-7. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/28
We’re going on a safari, but we’re not afraid! Wear pajamas and we’ll rumble through a jungle of stories and songs! Ages 4-7. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Are You Board? Game On!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Gather your friends or come and make new ones, as we discover new games and reacquaint ourselves with old favorites. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) 
01/14 (1.75 hr.) 

01/25 (2 hr.) 

01/28 (1.75 hr.) 
Gather your friends or come and make new ones, as we discover new games and reacquaint ourselves with old favorites. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) 
Jan 2020

Duct Tape Design

Glades Road Branch
Use duct tape to create wallets, bracelets, pencil pouches and more. Grades 6-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/28
Use duct tape to create wallets, bracelets, pencil pouches and more. Grades 6-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Mahjong Night

Acreage Branch
Get together with other Mahjong players for a night of fun! Space is limited. (2.5 hr.) Preregister. 
01/08

01/28
Get together with other Mahjong players for a night of fun! Space is limited. (2.5 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Are You Board? Game On!

Jupiter Branch
Gather your friends or make new ones, as we discover new games and reacquaint with old favorites. Introducing a new game each night, others available to play. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/14

01/28
Gather your friends or make new ones, as we discover new games and reacquaint with old favorites. Introducing a new game each night, others available to play. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Chillin' Readin' Buddies

Gardens Branch
Children work once a week with a teen to read together and play literacy games. Grades K-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/07

01/14

01/21

01/28
Children work once a week with a teen to read together and play literacy games. Grades K-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

My Library. My Life! Teen Roundtable

Belle Glade Branch
Share your ideas for activities you want to see happen at the library. Earn community service hours for participating. Refreshments provided. Grades 5-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/28
Share your ideas for activities you want to see happen at the library. Earn community service hours for participating. Refreshments provided. Grades 5-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

National Puzzle Day

West Boca Branch
Join the fun as we celebrate (a day early) by doing all kinds of puzzles - jigsaw, word search, crossword and more! Grades K-5. (60 min.) 
01/28
Join the fun as we celebrate (a day early) by doing all kinds of puzzles - jigsaw, word search, crossword and more! Grades K-5. (60 min.) 
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

How Science Works

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
One-hundred ways parents and kids can enjoy and show how much fun science can be! We will go through experiments from Judith Hann's book, "How Science Works." Limit 25. First come, first served. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/07The World of Matter.

01/14Energy Force & Motion.

01/21Light & Sound.

01/28Electricity & Magnetism.
One-hundred ways parents and kids can enjoy and show how much fun science can be! We will go through experiments from Judith Hann's book, "How Science Works." Limit 25. First come, first served. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Get Active!

Main Library
Regular physical activity has many health benefits for individuals of all ages and abilities. So grab your friends, a towel and get ready for a great time! Ages 5 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
01/07Move It!

01/14Retro Games!

01/21On Your Mark, Get Set, Go!

01/28Kick It: Soccer Tricks!
Regular physical activity has many health benefits for individuals of all ages and abilities. So grab your friends, a towel and get ready for a great time! Ages 5 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
Jan 2020

LEGO® Bricks & More

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Build, imagine and play with our collection of LEGO® bricks; jumbo blocks available. Ages 1-10. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/28
Build, imagine and play with our collection of LEGO® bricks; jumbo blocks available. Ages 1-10. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

Acreage Branch
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs who can’t wait for you to read them a story. Grades K-6. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/07

01/21

01/28
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs who can’t wait for you to read them a story. Grades K-6. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Rock Garden

Wellington Branch
Don't have a green thumb? Then make an everlasting garden using rocks and paint. Dress for a mess. Ages 5-12. Limit 24. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
01/28
Don't have a green thumb? Then make an everlasting garden using rocks and paint. Dress for a mess. Ages 5-12. Limit 24. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
Jan 2020

Recursos gratis para aprender inglés

(Free Resources for Learning English, in Spanish)

Lantana Road Branch
Martes, 28 de enero, 
2:30 pm

Aprenda cómo utilizar Transparent Language y recursos gratuitos en el Internet, para adquirir destrezas del idioma inglés desde su hogar o en la biblioteca. (2 hr.) Se requiere registrarse. 
01/28
Aprenda cómo utilizar Transparent Language y recursos gratuitos en el Internet, para adquirir destrezas del idioma inglés desde su hogar o en la biblioteca. (2 hr.) Se requiere registrarse. 
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

Dementia Prevention: Presented by Comprehensive Center for Brain Health at Florida Atlantic University’s Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine

Glades Road Branch
Review the state-of-the-art science behind dementia prevention and what is being done to improve the change of health brain aging. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/28
Review the state-of-the-art science behind dementia prevention and what is being done to improve the change of health brain aging. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Book-A-Librarian

Belle Glade Branch
Personalized attention in areas of computers, mobile devices, genealogy, online resources and more. Space is limited. First come, first served. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/07

01/14

01/21

01/28
Personalized attention in areas of computers, mobile devices, genealogy, online resources and more. Space is limited. First come, first served. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

CBD & Alternatives

West Boynton Branch
Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. Jeffery S. Rosenfield, M.D., leads this informative discussion on alternatives for painful orthopedic conditions. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/28
Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. Jeffery S. Rosenfield, M.D., leads this informative discussion on alternatives for painful orthopedic conditions. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Tabletop Tuesdays

Juegos de mesa

Main Library
Martes, 07 de enero, 
2:00 pm

Martes, 14 de enero, 
2:00 pm

Martes, 21 de enero, 
2:00 pm

Martes, 28 de enero, 
2:00 pm

Lovers of Scrabble, Rummikub, dominoes and other tabletop classics, unite! (2 hr.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
01/07

01/14

01/21

01/28
Lovers of Scrabble, Rummikub, dominoes and other tabletop classics, unite! (2 hr.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
¡Únete a otros entusiastas de juegos de mesa, "Scrabble," “Rummikub,” dominó entre otros! (2 hr.) Se requiere registrarse. 
01/07
01/14
01/21
01/28
Jan 2020

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

West Boca Branch
Staff-led book discussion. Copies available at the research services desk. Limit 30. (60 min.) 
01/28""Where the Crawdads Sing"," by Delia Owens. 
Staff-led book discussion. Copies available at the research services desk. Limit 30. (60 min.) 
Jan 2020

Book Discussion: "China Dolls," by Lisa See 

Lantana Road Branch
Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/28
Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Memoirs: Bits & Pieces of Your Life

Gardens Branch
Turn writing into a fun experience with facilitator Marjorie Most. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/07

01/28
Turn writing into a fun experience with facilitator Marjorie Most. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

English Exchange

Greenacres Branch
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

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

Toddler Story Time!

Loula V. York Branch
Simple stories and creative activities for our youngest members and their parents! Ages 1-2. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/07I Have a Dream I!

01/14I Have a Dream II!

01/28Kindness Matters II.
Simple stories and creative activities for our youngest members and their parents! Ages 1-2. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Book-A-Librarian

West Boynton Branch
Book an appointment for a one-on-one technology training or e-reader session with a library staff member. Space is limited. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
01/08

01/14

01/15

01/21

01/22

01/28
Book an appointment for a one-on-one technology training or e-reader session with a library staff member. Space is limited. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
Jan 2020

Homework & Research Help

Belle Glade Branch
Looking for help researching a topic for school or finding and applying for college scholarships? Sign up for a one-on-one session. (30 min.) Preregister. 
01/07

01/14

01/21

01/28
Looking for help researching a topic for school or finding and applying for college scholarships? Sign up for a one-on-one session. (30 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

Wellington Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/06

01/13

01/27
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Tertulia literaria: "Largo pétalo de mar" de Isabel Allende

(Book Discussion, in Spanish: "A Long Petal of the Sea," by Isabel Allende)

Lantana Road Branch
Lunes, 27 de enero, 
6:30 pm

Las copias están disponibles en el mostrador de consulta. Limite 10. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
01/27
Las copias están disponibles en el mostrador de consulta. Limite 10. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
Jan 2020

Pajamarama Story Time: Food Fight!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Wear your favorite PJs, bring your teddy bear and listen to silly stories, songs and fingerplays all about the yummy food we eat. Make a craft to bring home. Ages 3-6. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/27
Wear your favorite PJs, bring your teddy bear and listen to silly stories, songs and fingerplays all about the yummy food we eat. Make a craft to bring home. Ages 3-6. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Movie Night

Lantana Road Branch
"The Public." ©Universal Pictures. (122 min.) Refreshments provided. Preregister. PG-13
01/27
"The Public." ©Universal Pictures. (122 min.) Refreshments provided. Preregister. PG-13
Jan 2020

Pokémon Club

Jupiter Branch
Bring your Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. All ages. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
01/27
Bring your Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. All ages. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
Jan 2020

Read All About It!

Belle Glade Branch
Use books and bullet journals to understand your emotions. Refreshments provided. Ages 6 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/13Responsibility.

01/27Honesty.
Use books and bullet journals to understand your emotions. Refreshments provided. Ages 6 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Playful Toddlers & Tykes

Acreage Branch
Join us for a session of social playtime for the little ones. Ages 0-4. (30 min.) 
01/27
Join us for a session of social playtime for the little ones. Ages 0-4. (30 min.) 
Jan 2020

Too Good

Gardens Branch
A 10-week program that increases social and emotional skills in children. Each week builds on skills learned in prior weeks. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/06

01/13

01/27
A 10-week program that increases social and emotional skills in children. Each week builds on skills learned in prior weeks. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Adult Coloring

Greenacres Branch
Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Coloring pages and materials provided or bring a coloring book. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/27
Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Coloring pages and materials provided or bring a coloring book. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 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. 
01/13

01/27
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Movie Matinee

Glades Road Branch
"Downton Abbey." ©Focus Features. (122 min.) PG
01/27
"Downton Abbey." ©Focus Features. (122 min.) PG
Jan 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. 
01/13

01/27
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Coloring for Calmness

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Relax, reduce stress and have fun with coloring pencils, markers and unique coloring images. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/27
Relax, reduce stress and have fun with coloring pencils, markers and unique coloring images. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

English Exchange

West Boca Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
01/06

01/13

01/27
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Jan 2020

Guò Nián Hǎo

West Boynton Branch
Happy Chinese New Year! Experience a new culture in our bilingual Chinese New Year story time celebration. Snacks provided. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister, beginning Fri, Dec 20. 
01/27
Happy Chinese New Year! Experience a new culture in our bilingual Chinese New Year story time celebration. Snacks provided. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister, beginning Fri, Dec 20. 
Jan 2020

Coffee & Conversations

Glades Road Branch
Stop by for coffee and conversations with a panel of library staff, who discuss all of their favorite reads and new releases with library members. Refreshments provided. (60 min.) 
01/27
Stop by for coffee and conversations with a panel of library staff, who discuss all of their favorite reads and new releases with library members. Refreshments provided. (60 min.) 
Jan 2020

LGBTQIA Book Discussion: "Running With Scissors: A Memoir," by Augusten Burroughs 

Lantana Road Branch
Copies available at the research services desk. Limit 25. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/26
Copies available at the research services desk. Limit 25. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Teen Anime Club

Main Library
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 12-18. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/26
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 12-18. (2 hr.) Preregister. 

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