Activity Information
Feb 2018

Pajama Story Time

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Snuggle up in your fuzziest pajamas and slippers as we read stories, sing songs and enjoy a cuddly craft together. Ages 2-5. (30 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Snuggle up in your fuzziest pajamas and slippers as we read stories, sing songs and enjoy a cuddly craft together. Ages 2-5. (30 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.) 
Feb 2018

Discover Axis 360

Gardens Branch
Learn how to access and download e-books and audiobooks from Axis 360. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Learn how to access and download e-books and audiobooks from Axis 360. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

Writers Reading Open Mic

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Writers are invited to share their work in this open mic event or come just to listen. Preferred reading length of no more than five minutes/750 words and of a family-friendly subject matter. In collaboration with The Writer’s Group of Royal Palm Beach. Ages 18 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Writers are invited to share their work in this open mic event or come just to listen. Preferred reading length of no more than five minutes/750 words and of a family-friendly subject matter. In collaboration with The Writer’s Group of Royal Palm Beach. Ages 18 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

Art for Adults: Beginner's Series - Contour & Dimension

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Learn to draw by attaining and practicing the fundamentals of line, mass and volume. This course is designed for those who have never taken a drawing class. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jan 15. 
02/01
Learn to draw by attaining and practicing the fundamentals of line, mass and volume. This course is designed for those who have never taken a drawing class. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jan 15. 
Feb 2018

Yoga Power Hour

Main Library
Namaste! Bring a mat or towel and wear comfortable clothing to this yoga/story time class combo. Ages 3-6. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Namaste! Bring a mat or towel and wear comfortable clothing to this yoga/story time class combo. Ages 3-6. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

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. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Work with your little ones to develop motor skills with a variety of learning toys and materials. Ages 1-2. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

Play & Read

West Boynton Branch
Start with stories and songs. Take a break and come back and play. Ages 2-3. (75 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Start with stories and songs. Take a break and come back and play. Ages 2-3. (75 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

Storytelling: I'll Tell You Mine, If You'll Tell Me Yours

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Join storyteller Vera Fried and have fun sharing your stories and hearing from others. (60 min.) 
02/01
Join storyteller Vera Fried and have fun sharing your stories and hearing from others. (60 min.) 
Feb 2018

Elementary STEM Time

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Get ready to problem solve with some fun science related activities. Each session, we’ll learn about engineering and then meet a challenge. Ages 7-11. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Get ready to problem solve with some fun science related activities. Each session, we’ll learn about engineering and then meet a challenge. Ages 7-11. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

Tween Gaming

Wellington Branch
Bring a friend for Wii gaming and board game fun! Ages 8-12. (60 min.) 
02/01
Bring a friend for Wii gaming and board game fun! Ages 8-12. (60 min.) 
Feb 2018

Online Learning: Lynda.com

Gardens Branch
Learn about the many self-paced video tutorials for Microsoft Office, video and sound editing, business, computer programming and more. Bring your library card. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Learn about the many self-paced video tutorials for Microsoft Office, video and sound editing, business, computer programming and more. Bring your library card. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

Art for Adults: Watercolor

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Explore bold colors like Van Gogh, or capture the beauty of nature like Georgia O’Keeffe, every artist starts somewhere. Learn the basics. Materials provided. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jan 15. 
02/01
Explore bold colors like Van Gogh, or capture the beauty of nature like Georgia O’Keeffe, every artist starts somewhere. Learn the basics. Materials provided. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jan 15. 
Feb 2018

Art for Adults: Beginner's Series - Shading

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Practice the fundamentals of line, mass and volume. Graphite, charcoal, paper and other media provided. Open to new participants only. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Fri, Feb 23. 
02/01
Practice the fundamentals of line, mass and volume. Graphite, charcoal, paper and other media provided. Open to new participants only. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Fri, Feb 23. 
Feb 2018

Toddler Story Times!

Loula V. York Branch
Themed stories and creative activities for our youngest members and their parents. Ages 1-2. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Themed stories and creative activities for our youngest members and their parents. Ages 1-2. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

Backgammon

Lantana Road Branch
Backgammon fans unite to practice strategy skills with other players. Basic game knowledge is required. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Backgammon fans unite to practice strategy skills with other players. Basic game knowledge is required. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

Tech Thursday

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Take the challenge! Learn about the creative process while trying to build something fun. Based on Code.org curriculum. Grades K-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Take the challenge! Learn about the creative process while trying to build something fun. Based on Code.org curriculum. Grades K-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

Cardsharks

Wellington Branch
Yu-Gi-Oh!, Magic: The Gathering, Pokémon, or regular card games. Play against others, trade and make new friends. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Limit 25. (90 min.) 
02/01
Yu-Gi-Oh!, Magic: The Gathering, Pokémon, or regular card games. Play against others, trade and make new friends. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Limit 25. (90 min.) 
Feb 2018

Socrates Café

Gardens Branch
Marji Chapman, from the Society of Philosophical Inquiry, leads a discussion group for amateur philosophers on a variety of group chosen topics. (90 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Marji Chapman, from the Society of Philosophical Inquiry, leads a discussion group for amateur philosophers on a variety of group chosen topics. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

Teen Wii U Gaming

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Meet your friends for some Wii gaming and tabletop games. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Meet your friends for some Wii gaming and tabletop games. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

Art for Adults: Intermediate Series - Composition Basics

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Learn how best to balance the objects in your work with the space around them to create deeper and more visually elevated pieces you can treasure. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jan 15. 
02/01
Learn how best to balance the objects in your work with the space around them to create deeper and more visually elevated pieces you can treasure. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jan 15. 
Feb 2018

Preschool Picassos

Main Library
Stretch your creative muscles with this art class just for preschoolers. Each week we will explore new ways to showcase our growing skills. Dress to get messy! Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Stretch your creative muscles with this art class just for preschoolers. Each week we will explore new ways to showcase our growing skills. Dress to get messy! Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

Sensory Story Time

Glades Road Branch
Stories, songs, crafts and movement activities specially designed for children with sensory challenges. All ages. (35 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Stories, songs, crafts and movement activities specially designed for children with sensory challenges. All ages. (35 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

Musical Toddlers & Tykes

Acreage Branch
Jam along to favorite story time songs with instruments for you to play and keep the music going. Ages 0-4. (30 min.) 
02/01
Jam along to favorite story time songs with instruments for you to play and keep the music going. Ages 0-4. (30 min.) 
Feb 2018

Playful Toddlers & Tykes

Acreage Branch
Do your kids love our toddler and baby toys? Join us for a session of social playtime for the little ones. Ages 0-4. (30 min.) 
02/01
Do your kids love our toddler and baby toys? Join us for a session of social playtime for the little ones. Ages 0-4. (30 min.) 
Feb 2018

Stay & Play

Greenacres Branch
Make new friends while playing with a variety of toys, books and games. Have fun while learning early literacy skills. Ages 1-5. (30 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Make new friends while playing with a variety of toys, books and games. Have fun while learning early literacy skills. Ages 1-5. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

Pop Up! Arts & Crafts

Belle Glade Branch
Features a fun new craft that all children can enjoy! All ages. (60 min.) 
02/01
Features a fun new craft that all children can enjoy! All ages. (60 min.) 
Feb 2018

Family Story Times & Pajama Hour

Belle Glade Branch
Fun stories, puppets and a film for kids, moms and dads. (30 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Fun stories, puppets and a film for kids, moms and dads. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

Debate Club

Gardens Branch
Learn about debate and how to craft a winning argument. Presented by Aihber Khan, an award-winning debate contestant and published author. Ages 9 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Learn about debate and how to craft a winning argument. Presented by Aihber Khan, an award-winning debate contestant and published author. Ages 9 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Feb 2018

Toddler Read & Play

Belle Glade Branch
Rhymes, fingerplays, music and movement to foster print motivation. Ages 1-2. (30 min.) Preregister. 
02/01
Rhymes, fingerplays, music and movement to foster print motivation. Ages 1-2. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2018

Tea & Chinese Calligraphy

West Boynton Branch
Discover a new art form of calligraphy with Chinese brush accompanied by the aroma and taste of Chinese tea. Materials provided. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Tue, Jan 16. 
01/30
Discover a new art form of calligraphy with Chinese brush accompanied by the aroma and taste of Chinese tea. Materials provided. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Tue, Jan 16. 
Jan 2018

Create a Memory Page

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Create artful displays to commemorate special events and those you love as we guide you through the process of creating a memory page. Bring personal photos and your imagination. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Tue, Jan 09. 
01/30
Create artful displays to commemorate special events and those you love as we guide you through the process of creating a memory page. Bring personal photos and your imagination. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Tue, Jan 09. 
Jan 2018

Cooking the Books

West Boca Branch
Staff-led cookbook discussion. Copies of the books are available at the research services desk. (60 min.) 
01/30
Staff-led cookbook discussion. Copies of the books are available at the research services desk. (60 min.) 
Jan 2018

Sherlock Holmes Mystery Club

West Boynton Branch
The game’s afoot with facilitator Dick Smolen and other Sherlock fans for films and discussions of the renowned literary detective. (90 min.) 
01/24
The game’s afoot with facilitator Dick Smolen and other Sherlock fans for films and discussions of the renowned literary detective. (90 min.) 
Jan 2018

Preserving Your Family Heritage: Scanning Images

Wellington Branch
Bring up to 100 photos in good condition and a flash drive to save the digital images using our high-speed scanner. (30 min.) Preregister. 
01/24
Bring up to 100 photos in good condition and a flash drive to save the digital images using our high-speed scanner. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2018

Art for Adults: Oil Pastel Techniques

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Learn a traditional approach to working with oil pastels and explore blending techniques, application methods, and color undertones. Materials provided. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Tue, Jan 02. 
01/15
Learn a traditional approach to working with oil pastels and explore blending techniques, application methods, and color undertones. Materials provided. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Tue, Jan 02. 

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