Activity Information
Jan 2020

Sahaja Meditation

Acreage Branch
This time-honored technique reduces stress, brings better focus and helps you become more balanced. Ages 16 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/12

01/26
This time-honored technique reduces stress, brings better focus and helps you become more balanced. Ages 16 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Trivia Contest!

West Boca Branch
Teams will compete to win prizes. Bring your friends to form a team or join others and play along. Limit 42. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/26
Teams will compete to win prizes. Bring your friends to form a team or join others and play along. Limit 42. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Board Game Design Workshop & Open Table Play

Jupiter Branch
Playtest, prototype, brainstorm, troubleshoot, network and discuss all things board game with Brian Fiore from South Florida Game Design. Play-testers welcome! Snacks provided. (5 hr.) Preregister. 
01/26
Playtest, prototype, brainstorm, troubleshoot, network and discuss all things board game with Brian Fiore from South Florida Game Design. Play-testers welcome! Snacks provided. (5 hr.) 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

Chinese New Year

Glades Road Branch
Celebrate with stories, games and crafts. Ages 3-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/25
Celebrate with stories, games and crafts. Ages 3-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Trivia at the Citadel

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Gather your bannermen to have your knowledge of Westeros tested. Prove you know what is best for the Seven Kingdoms and champion your candidate for the Throne. Limit 30. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/25
Gather your bannermen to have your knowledge of Westeros tested. Prove you know what is best for the Seven Kingdoms and champion your candidate for the Throne. Limit 30. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

LEGO® Bricks

Jupiter Branch
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/25
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Karaoke Saturday

Wellington Branch
Enjoy an hour of karaoke fun at your library. We provide the songs and you provide the voice! (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/25
Enjoy an hour of karaoke fun at your library. We provide the songs and you provide the voice! (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

STEAM for Little Hands

Lantana Road Branch
Explore, discover and create with science and art. Ages 5-11. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/25
Explore, discover and create with science and art. Ages 5-11. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

It's Your Move: Chess Club

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Learn how to play this strategic game with members of the Royal Palm Beach Community High School Chess Club. All materials provided. Ages 8-17. Limit 16. (75 min.) Preregister. 
01/25
Learn how to play this strategic game with members of the Royal Palm Beach Community High School Chess Club. All materials provided. Ages 8-17. Limit 16. (75 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Presidents & Their First Ladies, Dramatically Speaking: George H.W. & Barbara Bush

Belle Glade Branch
William and Sue Wills bring the story of the president and his first lady to life. Preregistration begins Mon, Dec 16, 10:00 am, by phone, in person or online at www.pbclibrary.org/presidents-2020. (60 min.)
01/25http://registration.pbclibrary.org/programsignup/presidents2020/registration-BG-20200125-2pm.php
William and Sue Wills bring the story of the president and his first lady to life. Preregistration begins Mon, Dec 16, 10:00 am, by phone, in person or online at www.pbclibrary.org/presidents-2020. (60 min.)
Jan 2020

Steven Spielberg Film Discussion

Glades Road Branch
Fans and movie enthusiasts will enjoy a lively discussion of Steven Spielberg's works. Lead by library staff. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/25
Fans and movie enthusiasts will enjoy a lively discussion of Steven Spielberg's works. Lead by library staff. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 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.
01/04New Year Adventure Marathon. (3.5 hr.) 

01/11 (2.5 hr.) 

01/18 (2.5 hr.) 

01/25 (2.5 hr.) 
Adventure in the world of D&D with fellow wizards and warriors. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited.
Jan 2020

Dungeons & Dragons

Main Library
Adventure in the world of D&D with fellow wizards and warriors. Battle evil monsters and bring goodness back to the world! Ages 12-17. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/25
Adventure in the world of D&D with fellow wizards and warriors. Battle evil monsters and bring goodness back to the world! Ages 12-17. Space is limited. (2 hr.) 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

Frozen Fun

Greenacres Branch
Experience a winter wonderland and "Let It Go"! Make Frozen inspired crafts, sing along to songs from the hit movie and enjoy a frozen treat! Snacks provided. Ages 4-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/25
Experience a winter wonderland and "Let It Go"! Make Frozen inspired crafts, sing along to songs from the hit movie and enjoy a frozen treat! Snacks provided. Ages 4-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 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. (55 min.) Preregister. 
01/11

01/18

01/25
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. (55 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 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. 
01/11I Have a Dream I!

01/18I Have a Dream II!

01/25Kindness Matters I.
Fun, interactive story times and creative activities for children and their parents! Ages 2-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Kids Nail Art & More

Belle Glade Branch
Bring a child, age 3-8, to a read together and a mani-pedi. Water-based nail polishes available. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/25
Bring a child, age 3-8, to a read together and a mani-pedi. Water-based nail polishes available. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Your Health Matters!

Main Library
Health Literacy is the ability to find, manage and understand basic health information and services needed. Co-sponsored by Health Council of Southeast Florida. Snacks provided. Limit 15. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/11

01/18

01/25
Health Literacy is the ability to find, manage and understand basic health information and services needed. Co-sponsored by Health Council of Southeast Florida. Snacks provided. Limit 15. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Story Hour: French-English Session

Heure du Conte : Français-Anglais Session

Belle Glade Branch
Samdi, 25 Janvye, 
10:30 am

Stories, rhymes, songs and crafts. Laj  4-8. Ages 4-8. (30 min.) 
01/25
Stories, rhymes, songs and crafts. Laj  4-8. Ages 4-8. (30 min.) 
Histoires, berceuses, chansons et bricolage. Laj  4-8. (30 min.) 
01/25
Jan 2020

Gentle Yoga & Meditation

Acreage Branch
Relax and exercise with certified yoga instructor Dr. Maruti Ram Gudavalli. Bring water, a yoga mat and wear comfortable clothing. Ages 16 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/25
Relax and exercise with certified yoga instructor Dr. Maruti Ram Gudavalli. Bring water, a yoga mat and wear comfortable clothing. Ages 16 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 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. 
01/04

01/11

01/18

01/25
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. 
Jan 2020

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

West Boca Branch
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/14

01/25
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 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. 
01/04

01/11

01/18

01/25
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

Tween Chess Club

Lantana Road Branch
Chess is awesome and fun! Players are invited to test their skills against other players. If you don't know how to play, we'll teach you. Bring a friend. Ages 8-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/10

01/24
Chess is awesome and fun! Players are invited to test their skills against other players. If you don't know how to play, we'll teach you. Bring a friend. Ages 8-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Palm Beach Opera

Main Library
The Palm Beach Opera provides a singalong story telling experience for all! Famous tales are brought to life in this interactive and memorable story time. Ages 5 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/24
The Palm Beach Opera provides a singalong story telling experience for all! Famous tales are brought to life in this interactive and memorable story time. Ages 5 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Awesome Authors for Kindergarten

Jupiter Branch
Explore the wonders of winter with activities, crafts, and music inspired by Caralyn Buehner's book, "Snowmen at Night." Ages 4-6. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/24
Explore the wonders of winter with activities, crafts, and music inspired by Caralyn Buehner's book, "Snowmen at Night." Ages 4-6. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Tai Chi for Beginners

Tequesta Branch
Learn the basic of tai chi that may improve your health and reduce stress. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Limit 12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/10

01/24
Learn the basic of tai chi that may improve your health and reduce stress. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Limit 12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Crafts for Kids

Acreage Branch
Make a fun craft and friends at this family event. Ages 4-8. (60 min.) 
01/24
Make a fun craft and friends at this family event. Ages 4-8. (60 min.) 
Jan 2020

Friday Movie Magic

Wellington Branch
Popcorn provided. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. 
01/10"Pokémon Detective Pikachu." ©Warner Bros. (104 min.)  PG 

01/24"Abominable." ©Universal Pictures. (97 min.)  PG 
Popcorn provided. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. 
Jan 2020

Sewing Lab

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Bring your current project, practice sewing using one of our sewing machines or bring your own. Some basic materials provided. Ages 16 & up. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/24
Bring your current project, practice sewing using one of our sewing machines or bring your own. Some basic materials provided. Ages 16 & up. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Stay & Play

Greenacres Branch
Meet with friends for a play date filled with toys, books and puzzles that promote early literacy. Ages 1-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/24
Meet with friends for a play date filled with toys, books and puzzles that promote early literacy. Ages 1-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Toddler Play & Read

West Boynton Branch
Start with stories and songs, then take a break and come back and play! Ages 2-3. (75 min.) Preregister, beginning Fri, Dec 20. 
01/24
Start with stories and songs, then take a break and come back and play! Ages 2-3. (75 min.) Preregister, beginning Fri, Dec 20. 
Jan 2020

Write! Read! Critique!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Are you an aspiring writer looking for constructive feedback? Join us in this informal roundtable discussion where participants share and improve their craft. Refreshments provided. (2.5 hr.) Preregister. 
01/10

01/24
Are you an aspiring writer looking for constructive feedback? Join us in this informal roundtable discussion where participants share and improve their craft. Refreshments provided. (2.5 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Chinese Checkers

West Boynton Branch
Utilize strategic moves to defeat opponents while playing Chinese checkers. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/23
Utilize strategic moves to defeat opponents while playing Chinese checkers. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Pokémon Club

Acreage Branch
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. Ages 6 & up. (60 min.) 
01/23
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. Ages 6 & up. (60 min.) 
Jan 2020

Social Media $tream

Jupiter Branch
E-commerce instructor Rajeeyah Madinah shows us skills to capitalize on the internet and expanding social media to create opportunities for extra income. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/23
E-commerce instructor Rajeeyah Madinah shows us skills to capitalize on the internet and expanding social media to create opportunities for extra income. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Art Salon With Artists of PBC

Gardens Branch
View and discuss artwork by local artists. Bring in your own painting, sculpture or photography to get an unbiased opinion of your artwork. (2 hr.) 
01/23
View and discuss artwork by local artists. Bring in your own painting, sculpture or photography to get an unbiased opinion of your artwork. (2 hr.) 
Jan 2020

Stop-Motion Animation

Gardens Branch
Try your hand at scriptwriting, character development and stop-motion film making. Feel free to bring a few props and characters. Ages 8 & up. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/23
Try your hand at scriptwriting, character development and stop-motion film making. Feel free to bring a few props and characters. Ages 8 & up. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Tech Time: Makey Makey

Glades Road Branch
Let your musical genius out using Makey Makey and other household materials. Ages 8-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/23
Let your musical genius out using Makey Makey and other household materials. Ages 8-12. (45 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. 
Jan 2020

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs. Grades K-6. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/09

01/23
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs. Grades K-6. Space is limited. (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

Kids Anime Club

Main Library
If you like Pokémon, Yu-Gi-Oh! or Dragon Ball Z, then this club is perfect for you! Geek out with crafts, games and more. Snacks provided. Ages 6-11. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/23
If you like Pokémon, Yu-Gi-Oh! or Dragon Ball Z, then this club is perfect for you! Geek out with crafts, games and more. Snacks provided. Ages 6-11. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Chinese New Year Crafts

West Boca Branch
Celebrate the year of the rat by making a few fun crafts. Ages 3-9. (60 min.) 
01/23
Celebrate the year of the rat by making a few fun crafts. Ages 3-9. (60 min.) 
Nov 2019

Writers' Critique Group

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Have a turn reading your work. Offer constructive criticism to others. Guidelines for presenting will be provided at the first session. Limit 15. (90 min.) 
11/07

11/21

12/05

12/19

01/09

01/23
Have a turn reading your work. Offer constructive criticism to others. Guidelines for presenting will be provided at the first session. Limit 15. (90 min.) 
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. 

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