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All Palm Beach County Library System locations will be closed Thu, Jul 04, for Independence Day. No materials will be due on this day.
 
Activity Information
Jul 2019

HIV Prevention

Lantana Road Branch
Community Health Advocates of the Health Council of Southeast Florida lecture and HIV testing available. (60 min.) Preregister. 
07/24
Community Health Advocates of the Health Council of Southeast Florida lecture and HIV testing available. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

Stomp Rocket Blast Off With 4-H

Acreage Branch
Join 4-H for this fun chance to work in groups planning and executing the perfect rocket launch! Ages 8 & up. (60 min.) 
07/24
Join 4-H for this fun chance to work in groups planning and executing the perfect rocket launch! Ages 8 & up. (60 min.) 
Jul 2019

Medicare 101

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Our friends from SHINE explain various aspects of the Medicare Program and what the options mean to you. (90 min.) Preregister. 
07/24
Our friends from SHINE explain various aspects of the Medicare Program and what the options mean to you. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

Coloring Club

West Boynton Branch
Every week color your own fun activity and/or choose from a variety of coloring pages. Ages 4 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
07/03Bookmarks.

07/10Keychains.

07/17Fish.

07/24Bugs.
Every week color your own fun activity and/or choose from a variety of coloring pages. Ages 4 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

English Exchange

Loula V. York Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
07/03

07/10

07/17

07/24

07/31
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Jul 2019

Beginner's Belly Dancing Class

Lantana Road Branch
Instructor Dawn Rhys teaches a low-intensity exercise class. Expect a lot of fun! Bring a bottle of water. (60 min.) Preregister. 
07/10

07/24
Instructor Dawn Rhys teaches a low-intensity exercise class. Expect a lot of fun! Bring a bottle of water. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

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. (90 min.) 
07/03

07/10

07/17

07/24

07/31
The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. (90 min.) 
Jul 2019

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.
07/09

07/10

07/16

07/17

07/23

07/24
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.
Jul 2019

Book-A-Librarian

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Personalized attention in areas of computer and mobile devices, genealogy and online resources, to name a few.  (30 min.) 
07/01

07/15

07/29

07/10

07/24
Personalized attention in areas of computer and mobile devices, genealogy and online resources, to name a few.  (30 min.) 
Jul 2019

Line Dancing

Wellington Branch
Beginners and experienced dancers will learn dances to keep you movin' and groovin'. (60 min.) Preregister. 
07/23
Beginners and experienced dancers will learn dances to keep you movin' and groovin'. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

HIV Prevention

Main Library
Community Health Advocates of the Health Council of Southeast Florida lecture and HIV testing available. (60 min.) Preregister. 
07/23
Community Health Advocates of the Health Council of Southeast Florida lecture and HIV testing available. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

A Wizarding Week

Greenacres Branch
Join us for a weeklong celebration of all things Harry Potter! Space is limited. Preregister. 
07/22Book Bizarre. Create a piece of art using a book, paint and a bit of magic.Ages  12-17. (60 min.) 

07/23Hogwarts Open House. Diagon Alley awaits with crafts, dragons and photo ops.Ages 6 & up. (60 min.) 

07/24Intro to Owls. Okeeheelee Nature Center brings owls and fascinating facts.Ages  6-12. (45 min.) 

07/26"Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone." ©Warner Bros. (150 min.)  PG 

07/27Join us for a magical morning of Harry Potter Bingo. Wizarding attire welcome.Ages 6 & up. (60 min.) 
Join us for a weeklong celebration of all things Harry Potter! Space is limited. Preregister. 
Jul 2019

National Ice Cream Month Tasting

Glades Road Branch
Embrace your love for ice cream as we taste and vote for our favorite new and exciting flavors. Ages 11-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
07/23
Embrace your love for ice cream as we taste and vote for our favorite new and exciting flavors. Ages 11-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

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.  Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) 
07/09 (90 min.) 

07/23 (90 min.) 

07/27 (2 hr.) 
Gather your friends, or come and make new ones, as we discover new games and reacquaint ourselves with old favorites.  Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) 
Jul 2019

Straw Rockets

Wellington Branch
How high can your rocket fly? Use found materials to create and engineer a rocket that flies. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
07/23
How high can your rocket fly? Use found materials to create and engineer a rocket that flies. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
Jul 2019

The Amazing Mr. A’s Star Force Spectacular!

Gardens Branch
Don’t miss your chance to help unleash the force in this variety-style magic show! All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
07/23
Don’t miss your chance to help unleash the force in this variety-style magic show! All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

Spanish Exchange for Beginners

Lantana Road Branch
Learn key vocabulary words, practice simple expressions in Spanish about time, places, food, introducing yourself and more in a fun and informal environment. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister. 
07/09

07/23
Learn key vocabulary words, practice simple expressions in Spanish about time, places, food, introducing yourself and more in a fun and informal environment. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

Dominoes

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Join us for a friendly game of dominoes. Double six and double nine sets available to play all the variants. You are welcome to bring a set. (90 min.) Preregister. 
07/23
Join us for a friendly game of dominoes. Double six and double nine sets available to play all the variants. You are welcome to bring a set. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

Outspoken: A Spoken Word Workshop

Main Library
Flose Boursiquot, a spoken word artist, will empower you to discover your own voice in an engaging atmosphere. Ages 6-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) 
07/09

07/23
Flose Boursiquot, a spoken word artist, will empower you to discover your own voice in an engaging atmosphere. Ages 6-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) 
Jul 2019

Recycling Right

Glades Road Branch
Find out what can be recycled in this hands-on activity. Presented by the Solid Waste Authority of PBC. Ages 5 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
07/23
Find out what can be recycled in this hands-on activity. Presented by the Solid Waste Authority of PBC. Ages 5 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

Dance Party

Jupiter Branch
Get your groove on, shimmy and shake! Show off your moves or learn some new ones. Ages 4-8. First come, first served. (40 min.) 
07/23
Get your groove on, shimmy and shake! Show off your moves or learn some new ones. Ages 4-8. First come, first served. (40 min.) 
Jul 2019

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

West Boca Branch
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
07/23
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

Camp LVY

Loula V. York Branch
Stories and creative activities for children. Grades K-5. Limit 15. (60 min.) Preregister. 
07/02Once Upon a Star! I.

07/02Once Upon a Star! I.

07/09Once Upon a Star! II.

07/09Once Upon a Star! II.

07/16One Giant Leap! I.

07/16One Giant Leap! I.

07/18One Giant Leap! I.

07/23One Giant Leap! II.

07/23One Giant Leap! II.

07/25One Giant Leap! II.
Stories and creative activities for children. Grades K-5. Limit 15. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

Snack & Safety Smarts Chat With Dr. Susan Klarich

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Join Dr. Klarich from PBSO for a snack and a chat about important life skills like communicating, managing feelings and making good decisions. Ages 0-18. (45 min.) Preregister. 
07/23
Join Dr. Klarich from PBSO for a snack and a chat about important life skills like communicating, managing feelings and making good decisions. Ages 0-18. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

Reading Buddies

Main Library
Reading Buddies is designed to give kids K-5 extra reading practice in a one on one setting with a Teen Buddy! Grades K-5. First come, first served. (45 min.) Preregister. 
07/02

07/09

07/11

07/16

07/18

07/23

07/25
Reading Buddies is designed to give kids K-5 extra reading practice in a one on one setting with a Teen Buddy! Grades K-5. First come, first served. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

Tabletop Tuesdays

Juegos de mesa

Main Library
Martes, 02 de julio, 
2:00 pm

Martes, 09 de julio, 
2:00 pm

Martes, 16 de julio, 
2:00 pm

Martes, 23 de julio, 
2:00 pm

Martes, 30 de julio, 
2:00 pm

Lovers of Scrabble, Rummikub, dominoes and other tabletop classics, unite! (2 hr.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
07/02

07/09

07/16

07/23

07/30
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. 
07/02
07/09
07/16
07/23
07/30
Jul 2019

Transparent Language Online: French for Beginners

Belle Glade Branch
Learn French this summer using this simple and fun learning service. Ages 8 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
07/23
Learn French this summer using this simple and fun learning service. Ages 8 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

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. All ages. (60 min.) 
07/02Patriotic Pictures.

07/23Christmas in July.
Come drop in to our Coloring Club and color your cares away! We’ll have coloring sheets, crayons, markers, colored pencils and more. All ages. (60 min.) 
Jul 2019

Welcome to Durmstrang-Transfiguration: Release Your Inner Monster

Lantana Road Branch
Look beneath the surface and explore the truths you may reveal through the magic of transfiguration. What does your inner monster look like? Ages 10-17. Limit 20. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
07/23

07/25
Look beneath the surface and explore the truths you may reveal through the magic of transfiguration. What does your inner monster look like? Ages 10-17. Limit 20. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

A New Hope for Heart Failure

West Boynton Branch
Andres F. Ruiz-Arango, M.D., Interventional Cardiology, discusses techniques aimed at preventing, diagnosing and treating cardiovascular diseases and conditions. (60 min.) Preregister. 
07/23
Andres F. Ruiz-Arango, M.D., Interventional Cardiology, discusses techniques aimed at preventing, diagnosing and treating cardiovascular diseases and conditions. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

Book Discussion: "A Gentleman in Moscow," by Amor Towles 

West Boca Branch
Staff-led book discussion. Books available at the research services desk. (60 min.) 
07/23"A Gentleman in Moscow," by Amor Towles. 
Staff-led book discussion. Books available at the research services desk. (60 min.) 
Jul 2019

Book Discussion: "Beartown," by Fredrik Backman 

Lantana Road Branch
Copies available at the research services desk. E-book available on cloudLibrary. (60 min.) Preregister. 
07/23
Copies available at the research services desk. E-book available on cloudLibrary. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

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. 
07/09

07/16

07/23

07/30
Personalized attention in areas of computers, mobile devices, genealogy, online resources and more. Space is limited. First come, first served. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

Black Hole Bingo

Acreage Branch
Enjoy fun family time with a space age twist on this classic game. All ages. (60 min.) 
07/09

07/23
Enjoy fun family time with a space age twist on this classic game. All ages. (60 min.) 
Jul 2019

Anime Club

Belle Glade Branch
We'll have K-pop versus J-pop trivia and more. Refreshments provided. Grades 5-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
07/23
We'll have K-pop versus J-pop trivia and more. Refreshments provided. Grades 5-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

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 comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Limit 30. (60 min.) Preregister. 
07/02

07/09

07/11

07/16

07/18

07/23

07/25

07/30
Often referred to as “meditation in motion,” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Limit 30. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

Zumbini: Dance & Play Together!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Move and groove to lively music with your little one using musical instruments in an upbeat environment.  Ages 6-36 mos. Limit 20. (45 min.) Preregister. 
07/23
Move and groove to lively music with your little one using musical instruments in an upbeat environment.  Ages 6-36 mos. Limit 20. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

Summer Movie Night

Royal Palm Beach Branch
"Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse." ©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (117 min.) Popcorn provided. All ages. Preregister. PG
07/22
"Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse." ©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (117 min.) Popcorn provided. All ages. Preregister. PG
Jul 2019

Welcome to Hogwarts Ravenclaw Common Room: Ancient Runes

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Enter Ravenclaw Tower and be educated on the ancient magic of runes. Use your knowledge to create your own set of Freya’s Aett. Ages 10-17. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
07/22
Enter Ravenclaw Tower and be educated on the ancient magic of runes. Use your knowledge to create your own set of Freya’s Aett. Ages 10-17. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

Coding With Tech Toys: LEGO® WeDo

West Boynton Branch
Learn concepts of control, logic and programming with fun games and activities. Ages 8-11. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
07/22
Learn concepts of control, logic and programming with fun games and activities. Ages 8-11. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

Read & Paint

Belle Glade Branch
Each week features leveled books and art projects. Refreshments provided. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
07/01Grades K-2.

07/01Grades 3-5.

07/08Grades K-2.

07/08Grades 3-5.

07/15Grades K-2.

07/15Grades 3-5.

07/22Grades K-2.

07/22Grades 3-5.
Each week features leveled books and art projects. Refreshments provided. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

Lunar LEGO® Bricks

West Boca Branch
Think outer space creations, while you build and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5 & up. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
07/22
Think outer space creations, while you build and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5 & up. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
Jul 2019

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.) 
07/22
Jam along to favorite story time songs with instruments for you to play and keep the music going. Ages 0-4. (30 min.) 
Jul 2019

Classic Board Games

Gardens Branch
Choose from a selection of board games to play with your buddies, family or someone new. Ages 5 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
07/22
Choose from a selection of board games to play with your buddies, family or someone new. Ages 5 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

DIY Dreamcatcher

West Boynton Branch
Construct an accessory to collect your dreams. Trap the bad ones and let only the good dreams pass through. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
07/22
Construct an accessory to collect your dreams. Trap the bad ones and let only the good dreams pass through. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jul 2019

In Concert: Robert Ross

Glades Road Branch
Robert Ross, a South Florida award-winning singer-songwriter, guitarist and harmonica player performs blues, folk, jazz and rock. (60 min.) Preregister. 
07/22
Robert Ross, a South Florida award-winning singer-songwriter, guitarist and harmonica player performs blues, folk, jazz and rock. (60 min.) Preregister. 

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