Activity Information
Apr 2018

Konrad's Board Game Test Event

Evento de prueba del juego de mesa de Konrad

Lantana Road Branch
We really like games. Sarah is the worst. But everyone loves Erin and NEW Sarah. Registración por orden de llegada. Ages 16 & up. Limit 4. First come, first served. Se requiere registrarse. 
04/09Seasons. (1.5 hr.) 

04/14Mansions of Madness. (4 hr.) 

04/25Imperial Settlers. (2 hr.) 
We really like games. Sarah is the worst. But everyone loves Erin and NEW Sarah. Registración por orden de llegada. Ages 16 & up. Limit 4. First come, first served. Se requiere registrarse. 
Realmente nos gustan los juegos. Sarah es la peor. Pero todos aman a Erin y a NUEVA Sarah. Registración por orden de llegada. Se requiere registrarse. 
04/09Seasons.(1.5 hr.)
04/14Mansiones de la locura.(4 hr.)
04/25Colonos imperiales.(2 hr.)
Feb 2018

hoopla: Movies, TV Shows, Music & Audiobooks

Gardens Branch
Discover hoopla, a digital media service available anywhere you have an internet connection. Free with a library card. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/08
Discover hoopla, a digital media service available anywhere you have an internet connection. Free with a library card. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

Memoirs: Bits & Pieces of Your Life

Gardens Branch
Turn writing into a fun experience with facilitator Marjorie Most. Group meets independently in the library on Tue, Feb 20, 1:30 pm. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/06
Turn writing into a fun experience with facilitator Marjorie Most. Group meets independently in the library on Tue, Feb 20, 1:30 pm. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

Tabletop Tuesdays

Juegos de mesa

Main Library
Viernes, 02 de febrero, 
2:00 pm

Lovers of Scrabble, Rummikub, dominoes and other tabletop classics, unite! (2 hr.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
02/02
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. 
02/02
Feb 2018

Keep Calm & Color

Gardens Branch
Enjoy a relaxing afternoon by coloring. Materials provided. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Enjoy a relaxing afternoon by coloring. Materials provided. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

Current Events Discussion Group

Glades Road Branch
Facilitator Brenda Solomon discusses today’s hot topics. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Facilitator Brenda Solomon discusses today’s hot topics. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

Let's Play: Gaming

Acreage Branch
It's time for friends, snacks, PS4 multiplayer games, and unusual new card and board games. Ages 12-17. (2 hr.) 
02/01
It's time for friends, snacks, PS4 multiplayer games, and unusual new card and board games. Ages 12-17. (2 hr.) 
Feb 2018

Hip Hop! Dance Class

Glades Road Branch
The hottest hip hop dance moves are taught by local dance instructor, Devyn Collins, in this eight-week course. Wear sneakers and loose clothing. Ages 11-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
The hottest hip hop dance moves are taught by local dance instructor, Devyn Collins, in this eight-week course. Wear sneakers and loose clothing. Ages 11-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 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 12-17. (90 min.) 
02/01
Chat with the group about a book, movie, game, anime or show that you loved or hated while enjoying pizza and drinks. Ages 12-17. (90 min.) 
Feb 2018

My Library. My Life! Teen Roundtable

Belle Glade Branch
Share your ideas for activities you want to see happen at the library. We'll play games and enjoy snacks, all while earning community service hours! Grades 5-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Share your ideas for activities you want to see happen at the library. We'll play games and enjoy snacks, all while earning community service hours! Grades 5-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

Drama Club

Acreage Branch
Want to be a star or just like being silly? Play theater games and learn basic acting skills. Ages 8-12. (60 min.) 
02/01
Want to be a star or just like being silly? Play theater games and learn basic acting skills. Ages 8-12. (60 min.) 
Feb 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. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited. (2.5 hr.) 
02/01
Adventure in the world of Dungeons & Dragons with fellow wizards, warriors and battle evil monsters to bring goodness back to the world. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited. (2.5 hr.) 
Feb 2018

Toddler Art Time

Acreage Branch
Bring the little ones to this experiential art class designed just for tiny artists. Dress to get messy. Ages 1-2. Space is limited. (35 min.) 
02/01
Bring the little ones to this experiential art class designed just for tiny artists. Dress to get messy. Ages 1-2. Space is limited. (35 min.) 
Feb 2018

Art in the Style of …

Gardens Branch
This series will introduce you to famous artists and their works. Create your own artwork in the individual artist's style. Ages 10-17. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
This series will introduce you to famous artists and their works. Create your own artwork in the individual artist's style. Ages 10-17. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

Celebration of Storytelling: Tellabration

Glades Road Branch
Members of the PBC Storytelling Guild entertain with a mix of personal stories, plus folk and fairy tales. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
02/01
Members of the PBC Storytelling Guild entertain with a mix of personal stories, plus folk and fairy tales. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

Cookie Book Club

Acreage Branch
Step 1: Grab a copy of the book, " ," by . Step 2: Read it. Step 3: Eat cookies and share your thoughts about the book. Ages 8-12. (60 min.) 
02/01
Step 1: Grab a copy of the book, " ," by . Step 2: Read it. Step 3: Eat cookies and share your thoughts about the book. Ages 8-12. (60 min.) 
Feb 2018

College Admissions Assistance

Lantana Road Branch
Learn the ins and outs of the college application process. Open to high school students, parents, high school, college and agency counselors. Presented by Daniel Kalina educational consultant.  Grades 9-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Learn the ins and outs of the college application process. Open to high school students, parents, high school, college and agency counselors. Presented by Daniel Kalina educational consultant.  Grades 9-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

Painting Pals

Wellington Branch
Unleash your imagination to create colorful artwork. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) 
02/01
Unleash your imagination to create colorful artwork. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) 
Feb 2018

Poetry Workshop

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Award-winning poet Stacie M. Kiner critiques and discusses some of the world’s finest contemporary and classic poetry.  (75 min.) 
02/01
Award-winning poet Stacie M. Kiner critiques and discusses some of the world’s finest contemporary and classic poetry.  (75 min.) 
Feb 2018

Preschool Science Lab

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Science meets story time, just for preschoolers. Experiments included. Dress to get messy. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Science meets story time, just for preschoolers. Experiments included. Dress to get messy. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

Art for Adults: Beginner's Series - Figure Drawing

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Learn to draw by attaining and practicing the fundamentals of figurative drawing. Using graphite and charcoal, we’ll learn the basics including proportion.  Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jan 15. 
02/01
Learn to draw by attaining and practicing the fundamentals of figurative drawing. Using graphite and charcoal, we’ll learn the basics including proportion.  Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jan 15. 
Feb 2018

Consumer Reports Online for Free!

Gardens Branch
Need help with your shopping? Not sure what to buy? Use Consumer Reports online to find product ratings and reviews. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Need help with your shopping? Not sure what to buy? Use Consumer Reports online to find product ratings and reviews. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

Art for Adults: Mixed Media

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Ever feel like one artistic medium wasn’t enough to bring your vision to life? Make your watercolors pop with pastels or add texture to pencil work with paint. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jan 15. 
02/01
Ever feel like one artistic medium wasn’t enough to bring your vision to life? Make your watercolors pop with pastels or add texture to pencil work with paint. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jan 15. 
Feb 2018

Play Me a Story/Play Me a Party!

Loula V. York Branch
Families are invited for stories, songs and refreshments as we celebrate! All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Families are invited for stories, songs and refreshments as we celebrate! All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

Afternoon Crafts

West Boca Branch
Stop in the story time room for a casual craft time. A variety of simple crafts will be available. Ages 3-9. (60 min.) 
02/01
Stop in the story time room for a casual craft time. A variety of simple crafts will be available. Ages 3-9. (60 min.) 
Feb 2018

Keep on Top of Your Investment Decisons With Value Line!

Main Library
Value Line is an online resource that helps beginning, intermediate, and advanced investors make educated decisions. Create or research a portfolio.  (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Value Line is an online resource that helps beginning, intermediate, and advanced investors make educated decisions. Create or research a portfolio.  (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

Drop-In Coloring Club

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Come drop in to our Coloring Club and color your cares away! We’ll have coloring sheets, crayons, markers, colored pencils and more. This month's theme is " ." All ages. (60 min.) 
02/01
Come drop in to our Coloring Club and color your cares away! We’ll have coloring sheets, crayons, markers, colored pencils and more. This month's theme is " ." All ages. (60 min.) 
Feb 2018

Gettin' Jiggy Wit It!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Exercise your brain with challenging 100, 500, 1,000 and 2,000 piece jigsaw puzzles. Ages 16 & up. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
02/01
Exercise your brain with challenging 100, 500, 1,000 and 2,000 piece jigsaw puzzles. Ages 16 & up. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

Art for Adults: Beginner's Series - Lines, Shapes & Sketching

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Learn to draw by attaining and practicing the fundamentals of sketching. If you have taken this series before, please allow new students to register. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jan 15. 
02/01
Learn to draw by attaining and practicing the fundamentals of sketching. If you have taken this series before, please allow new students to register. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jan 15. 
Feb 2018

Mini Book + Art Workshop:

Mini Libro + Arte

Main Library
Jueves, 01 de febrero, 
11:00 am

Each activity highlights a selected book and artwork in Norton Museum of Art's collection or exhibition. Reading the book is recommended. In collaboration with Norton Museum of Art and made possible through the generosity of the Diane and Bruce Halle Foundation. Edades 9-12. Cupo limitado. Ages 9-12. Space is limited. (90 min.)  Preregister.  Se requiere registrarse. 
02/01
Each activity highlights a selected book and artwork in Norton Museum of Art's collection or exhibition. Reading the book is recommended. In collaboration with Norton Museum of Art and made possible through the generosity of the Diane and Bruce Halle Foundation. Edades 9-12. Cupo limitado. Ages 9-12. Space is limited. (90 min.)  Preregister.  Se requiere registrarse. 
Lea el libro lleno de arte y deja que el cuento y las ilustraciones te lleven a crear una obra de arte radiante. En colaboración con el Norton Museum of Art; posible gracias a la generosidad del Diane and Bruce Halle Foundation Edades 9-12. Cupo limitado. (90 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
02/01
Feb 2018

Thrilling Thursday Story Times

Loula V. York Branch
Themed stories and creative activities for children and their parents. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Themed stories and creative activities for children and their parents. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

STEAM Make & Discover

Wellington Branch
Create, play and learn. Ages 5-12. Limit 25. (90 min.) 
02/01
Create, play and learn. Ages 5-12. Limit 25. (90 min.) 
Feb 2018

Spanish in Practice: Intermediate

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Practice speaking Spanish in conversations about food, travel, news and more. Intermediate knowledge of the language is required. (90 min.) 
02/01
Practice speaking Spanish in conversations about food, travel, news and more. Intermediate knowledge of the language is required. (90 min.) 
Feb 2018

Family Fun Night

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Children and families are invited for fun and games, music, and arts and crafts. All ages. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Children and families are invited for fun and games, music, and arts and crafts. All ages. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

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. Preregister. 
02/01
Gather your friends, or come and make new ones, as we discover new games and reacquaint ourselves with old favorites. Ages 12 & up. Preregister. 
Feb 2018

E-Magazines: RBdigital & Flipster

Gardens Branch
Learn how to read magazines online for free using RBdigital or Flipster and your library card. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Learn how to read magazines online for free using RBdigital or Flipster and your library card. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

Preschool Story Time

Belle Glade Branch
Thematic stories, rhymes, songs and fun activities to reinforce prereading skills. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) 
02/01
Thematic stories, rhymes, songs and fun activities to reinforce prereading skills. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) 
Feb 2018

Art for Adults: Open Studio

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Practice your skills and get guidance on how to finish bringing your vision to life in this open studio. Bring an unfinished project or start a new one. Ages 16 & up. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jan 15. 
02/01
Practice your skills and get guidance on how to finish bringing your vision to life in this open studio. Bring an unfinished project or start a new one. Ages 16 & up. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jan 15. 
Feb 2018

Blind Date With a Book

Loula V. York Branch
Teens are invited to take a chance on a book at this fun party! You never know, it could be love! Refreshments provided. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Teens are invited to take a chance on a book at this fun party! You never know, it could be love! Refreshments provided. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

Bouncing Babies

West Boca Branch
Baby and parents or caregivers are invited to share in a time of stories, songs and fingerplays. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Baby and parents or caregivers are invited to share in a time of stories, songs and fingerplays. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

Write! Read! Critique!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Are you an aspiring writer looking for constructive feedback? Join us in this informal round-table discussion where participants improve their craft by reading and discussing their works in progress. (2.5 hr.) Preregister. 
02/01
Are you an aspiring writer looking for constructive feedback? Join us in this informal round-table discussion where participants improve their craft by reading and discussing their works in progress. (2.5 hr.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

The S.Q.U.A.D.D.

Jupiter Branch
Share your ideas for activities you want to see happen at the library. Play games and enjoy snacks, all while earning community service hours! Grades 6-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Share your ideas for activities you want to see happen at the library. Play games and enjoy snacks, all while earning community service hours! Grades 6-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

Stories & Songs for You!

¡Cuentos y canciones para ti!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
John I. Leonard Community High School Club La Casa de Las Americas and the International Spanish Academy will be here to read stories and act them out. Edades 2 en adelante. Ages 2 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
02/01
John I. Leonard Community High School Club La Casa de Las Americas and the International Spanish Academy will be here to read stories and act them out. Edades 2 en adelante. Ages 2 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
John I. Leonard Community High School y el International Spanish Academy leerán cuentos y los actuaran en inglés y español. Crea una manualidad. Edades 2 en adelante. (45 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
02/01
Feb 2018

Art for Adults: Chalk Pastel Techniques

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Learn a traditional approach to working with chalk pastels - blending techniques, application methods, and undertones. Pastels, paper and materials provided. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jan 15. 
02/01
Learn a traditional approach to working with chalk pastels - blending techniques, application methods, and undertones. Pastels, paper and materials provided. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jan 15. 
Feb 2018

Pizza & Pages: Book Chat

Belle Glade Branch
Enjoy pizza and a discussion of " ," by . Copies are available in the teen section.  Grades 6 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Enjoy pizza and a discussion of " ," by . Copies are available in the teen section.  Grades 6 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

Art for Adults: Beginner's Series - Perspective & Proportions

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Using graphite and charcoal, learn the basics of perspective and how to achieve depth and dimension. Ages 16 & up. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Fri, Feb 23. 
02/01
Using graphite and charcoal, learn the basics of perspective and how to achieve depth and dimension. Ages 16 & up. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Fri, Feb 23. 
Feb 2018

Super Saturday Story Times!

Loula V. York Branch
Young children and their parents are invited to share stories, music and creative activities. Ages 2-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Young children and their parents are invited to share stories, music and creative activities. Ages 2-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

Teen Takeover

Wellington Branch
A night for teens only! Enjoy Wii games, board games and more. Bring a friend or make new ones. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. Limit 30. (2 hr.) 
02/01
A night for teens only! Enjoy Wii games, board games and more. Bring a friend or make new ones. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. Limit 30. (2 hr.) 

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