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Activity Information
Sep 2019

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

Acreage Branch
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
09/03

09/10

09/17

09/24
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Bird Feeders

Wellington Branch
Make sustainable bird feeders, just in time for the fall migration. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
09/24
Make sustainable bird feeders, just in time for the fall migration. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
Sep 2019

Tertulia literaria: "La hija de la española” de Karina Sainz Borgo

(Book Discussion, in Spanish: "It Would Be Night in Caracas," by Karina Sainz Borgo)

Lantana Road Branch
Martes, 24 de septiembre, 
3:00 pm

Las copias están disponibles en el mostrador de consulta. Limite 10. (90 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
09/24
Las copias están disponibles en el mostrador de consulta. Limite 10. (90 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
Sep 2019

Tabletop Tuesdays

Juegos de mesa

Main Library
Martes, 03 de septiembre, 
2:00 pm

Martes, 10 de septiembre, 
2:00 pm

Martes, 17 de septiembre, 
2:00 pm

Martes, 24 de septiembre, 
2:00 pm

Lovers of Scrabble, Rummikub, dominoes and other tabletop classics, unite! (2 hr.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
09/03

09/10

09/17

09/24
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. 
09/03
09/10
09/17
09/24
Sep 2019

Book Discussion: "Before We Were Yours," by Lisa Wingate 

West Boca Branch
Staff-led book discussion. Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) 
09/24"Before We Were Yours," by Lisa Wingate. 
Staff-led book discussion. Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) 
Sep 2019

The Crop Circle: Scrapbooking Club

Acreage Branch
Organize your photos and record your memories. Some materials provided. Ages 14 & up. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
09/24
Organize your photos and record your memories. Some materials provided. Ages 14 & up. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Food Safety After a Power Outage: Keep It! or Toss It!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
During Food Safety Awareness Month learn ways to preserve your food before, during and after a hurricane, other storm or power outage. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/24
During Food Safety Awareness Month learn ways to preserve your food before, during and after a hurricane, other storm or power outage. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

The Ten Signs of Alzheimer's

West Boynton Branch
Learn how to recognize the signs of this disease from the Alzheimer’s Association. Sponsored by Bethesda Health. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/24
Learn how to recognize the signs of this disease from the Alzheimer’s Association. Sponsored by Bethesda Health. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Book Discussion: "Buddha in the Attic," by Julie Otsuka 

Lantana Road Branch
Copies available at the research services desk. Limit 30. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/24
Copies available at the research services desk. Limit 30. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Movie Matinee

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
09/11"Second Act." ©STX Entertainment. (103 min.)  PG-13 

09/24"McFarland USA." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (128 min.)  PG 
Sep 2019

Three Funny Jewish Women: Fanny Brice, Gilda Radner & Joan Rivers

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
An overview of each woman’s unique life, marriages, struggles and key events that shaped her career and led to fame. Presented by Dr. Rose Feinberg. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/24
An overview of each woman’s unique life, marriages, struggles and key events that shaped her career and led to fame. Presented by Dr. Rose Feinberg. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

English Exchange

Greenacres Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
09/17

09/24
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Sep 2019

Tai Chi for Balance: Beginner

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. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. 
09/03

09/05

09/10

09/12

09/17

09/19

09/24

09/26
Often referred to as “meditation in motion” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Tai Chi for Balance: Intermediate

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. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. 
09/03

09/05

09/10

09/12

09/17

09/19

09/24

09/26
Often referred to as “meditation in motion” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Digital Preservation: Scanning Photos

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Bring up to 100 loose photos in good condition and a flash drive to save the digital images using our high-speed scanner. First come, first served. 
09/17 (60 min.) 

09/18 (60 min.) 

09/19 (2 hr.) 

09/24 (60 min.) 

09/26 (2 hr.) 
Bring up to 100 loose photos in good condition and a flash drive to save the digital images using our high-speed scanner. First come, first served. 
Sep 2019

Thriving in the Face of Stress With Coping Tools

Lantana Road Branch
Review the different types of stress individuals experience and how chronic stress affects the whole person. Presented by the Alliance for Eating Disorders. Limit 10. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/24
Review the different types of stress individuals experience and how chronic stress affects the whole person. Presented by the Alliance for Eating Disorders. Limit 10. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Transparent Language Online

Gardens Branch
Learn a second or third language using this simple and fun learning service. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/24
Learn a second or third language using this simple and fun learning service. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

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. 
09/10Happy School Year II!

09/17It's Party Time I!

09/24It's Party Time II!
Simple stories and creative activities for our youngest members and their parents! Ages 1-2. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Birding Basics

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Learn the basics while taking a stroll on the library grounds. Share sightings, resources and get acquainted with our local patch. Bring your binoculars! (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/24
Learn the basics while taking a stroll on the library grounds. Share sightings, resources and get acquainted with our local patch. Bring your binoculars! (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 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.
09/04

09/10

09/11

09/17

09/18

09/24
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.
Sep 2019

English Exchange

Wellington Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
09/16

09/23

09/30
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Banned Books Week Celebration: “Censorship Leaves Us in the Dark. Keep the Light On!”

Belle Glade Branch
Join the conversation. Use our craft supplies to create your best “Caught Reading Banned Books” mug shot props. Winners get small prizes. Refreshments provided. Ages 9 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/23
Join the conversation. Use our craft supplies to create your best “Caught Reading Banned Books” mug shot props. Winners get small prizes. Refreshments provided. Ages 9 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

RPB Kids Coloring Club

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Enjoy a relaxing hour of coloring. This month we will feature a special variety of jumbo posters, velvet stickers and more. All materials provided. Ages 2 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/23
Enjoy a relaxing hour of coloring. This month we will feature a special variety of jumbo posters, velvet stickers and more. All materials provided. Ages 2 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

West Boynton Branch
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs. Call or stop by to sign up for a 15-minute slot. Grades K-5. Space is limited.
09/23 (2 hr.) 

09/28 (60 min.) 
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs. Call or stop by to sign up for a 15-minute slot. Grades K-5. Space is limited.
Sep 2019

STEAM Club: LEGO® Robotics

Tequesta Branch
Using LEGO® WeDo build and code a robotic toy. Ages 8 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/23
Using LEGO® WeDo build and code a robotic toy. Ages 8 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 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.) 
09/23
Jam along to favorite story time songs with instruments for you to play and keep the music going. Ages 0-4. (30 min.) 
Sep 2019

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Practice reading with a licensed therapy dog. Sign up for your 10 minutes with a furry listener. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
09/09

09/23
Practice reading with a licensed therapy dog. Sign up for your 10 minutes with a furry listener. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
Sep 2019

Papel Picado

Lantana Road Branch
Make a papercraft inspired by Mexican folk art banners. Limit 25. (90 min.) Preregister. 
09/23
Make a papercraft inspired by Mexican folk art banners. Limit 25. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

English Exchange

West Boynton Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
09/09

09/23

10/07

10/21

11/04

11/18

12/02

12/16
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Homework Club

Wellington Branch
Enjoy a quiet space to study, read and complete homework. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
09/09

09/16

09/23
Enjoy a quiet space to study, read and complete homework. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
Sep 2019

Joys of Jewish Humor

Glades Road Branch
In their jokes and stories, Jews speak across generational, ethnic, class and religious lines. You don't have to be Jewish to enjoy classic Jewish humor. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/23
In their jokes and stories, Jews speak across generational, ethnic, class and religious lines. You don't have to be Jewish to enjoy classic Jewish humor. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Multilingual Scrabble

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Come play a game of scrabble in your preferred language. English, Spanish and Portuguese boards and dictionaries provided. Feel free to bring your own board. (90 min.) Preregister. 
09/23
Come play a game of scrabble in your preferred language. English, Spanish and Portuguese boards and dictionaries provided. Feel free to bring your own board. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

English Exchange

West Boca Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
09/16

09/23

09/30
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Sep 2019

Balance Screenings

Jupiter Branch
Finish the morning's events with an informative lecture and individual balance screenings with staff from the Jupiter Medical Center. Snacks provided. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/23
Finish the morning's events with an informative lecture and individual balance screenings with staff from the Jupiter Medical Center. Snacks provided. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Tai Chi for Balance & Falls Prevention: Lecture & Demonstration

Jupiter Branch
Sue Simens introduces this tai chi form and discusses the reasons and benefits of the exercise. Participate with students in an interactive demonstration. Refreshments provided. (30 min.) Preregister. 
09/23
Sue Simens introduces this tai chi form and discusses the reasons and benefits of the exercise. Participate with students in an interactive demonstration. Refreshments provided. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

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. 
09/23
Baby and parents or caregivers are invited to share in a time of stories, songs and fingerplays. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Zumbini: Dance & Play Together!

Acreage Branch
Jump into these trendy physical, musical classes for your little one and you. Ages 0-3. Space is limited. (45 min.) 
09/09

09/23
Jump into these trendy physical, musical classes for your little one and you. Ages 0-3. Space is limited. (45 min.) 
Sep 2019

Slip & Fall Prevention for Older Adults

Jupiter Branch
Jeff Heinz, fire safety specialist with PBC Fire Rescue, discusses steps one should take to reduce the risks of slips and falls at home. Refreshments provided. (30 min.) Preregister. 
09/23
Jeff Heinz, fire safety specialist with PBC Fire Rescue, discusses steps one should take to reduce the risks of slips and falls at home. Refreshments provided. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Baby Play Date

Belle Glade Branch
Features toys, baby board books, puppets, rhymes and songs. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.) 
09/09

09/16

09/23

09/30
Features toys, baby board books, puppets, rhymes and songs. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.) 
Sep 2019

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.) 
09/23
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.) 
Sep 2019

Why Do Falls-Prevention Exercises?

Jupiter Branch
Discover what Falls Prevention Day is about. Learn the benefits of falls-prevention exercises and your potential risks as we begin a morning of falls awareness. Refreshments provided. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/23
Discover what Falls Prevention Day is about. Learn the benefits of falls-prevention exercises and your potential risks as we begin a morning of falls awareness. Refreshments provided. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Tai Chi

Lantana Road Branch
Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Certified instructor Dr. Richard Paul Tsang. Limit 30. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/08

09/22
Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Certified instructor Dr. Richard Paul Tsang. Limit 30. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Celebrate Colombia!

¡Celebremos a Colombia!

Gardens Branch
Domingo, 22 de septiembre, 
2:00 pm

Musical group DobleKlave will offer a repertoire that includes Vallenatos, Cumbia and Salsa in celebration of the beautiful Colombian culture. Todas las edades. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
09/22
Musical group DobleKlave will offer a repertoire that includes Vallenatos, Cumbia and Salsa in celebration of the beautiful Colombian culture. Todas las edades. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
El grupo musical DobleKlave los deleitará con un repertorio que incluye vallenatos y cumbia en celebración de la cultura colombiana. Todas las edades. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
09/22
Sep 2019

Anime Nation

Wellington Branch
View new anime titles in Japanese with English subtitles. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
09/22
View new anime titles in Japanese with English subtitles. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
Sep 2019

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.) 
09/22
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.) 
Sep 2019

Know the Truth About Juuls & Vaping

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Learn the facts and the myths about e-cigarettes and vaping from Tobacco Free Florida. Parents/caregivers are encouraged to attend. Ages 11-17. (45 min.) Preregister. 
09/21
Learn the facts and the myths about e-cigarettes and vaping from Tobacco Free Florida. Parents/caregivers are encouraged to attend. Ages 11-17. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Cuba & Its Music

Cuba y su música

Glades Road Branch
Sábado, 21 de septiembre, 
2:30 pm

Ángel Roque and his trio perform beloved music from Cuba, with vocalist Marta Ivelisse. Todas las edades. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
09/21
Ángel Roque and his trio perform beloved music from Cuba, with vocalist Marta Ivelisse. Todas las edades. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
Disfrute de la preciosa música cubana ofrecida por el Maestro Ángel Roque y su trio, acompañado por la vocalista Marta Ivelisse. Todas las edades. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
09/21
Sep 2019

Reading Buddies!

Loula V. York Branch
Young children practice their reading skills with trained teen mentors in a comfortable, supervised setting. Grades K-5. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/14

09/21

09/28
Young children practice their reading skills with trained teen mentors in a comfortable, supervised setting. Grades K-5. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Movie Matinee

Acreage Branch
"Captain Marvel." ©Marvel. (124 min.) Popcorn provided. PG-13
09/21
"Captain Marvel." ©Marvel. (124 min.) Popcorn provided. PG-13
Sep 2019

Why We Love Our Library

Jupiter Branch
See what you’ve been missin’ at your library, from streaming services to birding backpacks, crafts and more. Closing of the library's time capsule until 2029. Snacks provided. (2 hr.) 
09/21
See what you’ve been missin’ at your library, from streaming services to birding backpacks, crafts and more. Closing of the library's time capsule until 2029. Snacks provided. (2 hr.) 

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