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Activity Information
Apr 2019

The Great Courses® DVD Lecture Series

Gardens Branch
Foundations of Western Civilization. (2 hr.) Preregister. Shown with permission. Not rated.
04/03From Greek Religion to Socratic Philosophy. Plato and Aristotle. The Failure of the Polis and the Rise of Alexander. The Hellenistic World. 

04/10Jesus and the New Testament. The Emergence of a Christian Church. Late Antiquity - Crisis and Response. Barbarians and Emperors. 

04/17The Emergence of the Catholic Church. Christian Culture in Late Antiquity. Muhammad and Islam. The Birth of Byzantium. 

04/24Barbarian Kingdoms in the West. The World of Charlemagne. The Carolingian Renaissance. The Expansion of Europe. 
Foundations of Western Civilization. (2 hr.) Preregister. Shown with permission. Not rated.
Apr 2019

Movie Matinee

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
04/10"Logan Lucky." ©Bleaker Street Media. (119 min.)  PG-13 

04/24"Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle." ©Columbia Pictures Industries. (119 min.)  PG-13 
Apr 2019

English Exchange

Glades Road Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
04/03

04/10

04/17

04/24
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Apr 2019

English Exchange

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
04/03

04/10

04/17

04/24
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

Belly Dancing Class

Lantana Road Branch
Learn how to belly dance with instructor Dawn Rhys, who teaches a low-intensity exercise class for beginners. Expect a lot of fun! Bring a bottle of water. (60 min.) Preregister. 
04/10

04/24
Learn how to belly dance with instructor Dawn Rhys, who teaches a low-intensity exercise class for beginners. Expect a lot of fun! Bring a bottle of water. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

Transparent Language Online

Gardens Branch
Learn a second or third language using this simple and fun learning service. (60 min.) Preregister. 
04/24
Learn a second or third language using this simple and fun learning service. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 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. Space is limited. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
04/03

04/10

04/17

04/24
The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. Space is limited. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
Apr 2019

Introduction to SimplyAnalytics Online Database

Lantana Road Branch
This is a mapping, analytics and data visualization app creating interactive maps and reports using thousands of demographic, business and marketing variables. Limit 10. (60 min.) Preregister. 
04/24
This is a mapping, analytics and data visualization app creating interactive maps and reports using thousands of demographic, business and marketing variables. Limit 10. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 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. First come, first served. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
04/02

04/03

04/09

04/10

04/16

04/17

04/23

04/24

04/30
Book an appointment for a one-on-one technology training or e-reader session with a library staff member. First come, first served. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
Apr 2019

Line Dancing

Wellington Branch
Beginners and experienced line dancers will learn line dances to keep you movin' and groovin'. (60 min.) Preregister. 
04/23
Beginners and experienced line dancers will learn line dances to keep you movin' and groovin'. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

So You Think You Can Sing!

Tequesta Branch
Celebrate National Karaoke Week and win a "Lammy", library music award for Silliest Song, Best Voice and more. Snacks provided. Ages 11-17. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
04/23
Celebrate National Karaoke Week and win a "Lammy", library music award for Silliest Song, Best Voice and more. Snacks provided. Ages 11-17. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

DIY Terrarium

Glades Road Branch
Celebrate earth day in style. All supplies provided. Grades 6 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
04/23
Celebrate earth day in style. All supplies provided. Grades 6 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

English Exchange

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
04/02

04/09

04/16

04/23

04/30
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Apr 2019

Are You Bored? 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.
04/09 (90 min.) 

04/23 (90 min.) 

04/27International Game Day! (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.
Apr 2019

Pokémon Club

West Boynton Branch
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
04/23
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 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. 
04/09

04/23
Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Certified instructor Dr. Richard Paul Tsang. Limit 30. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

Oculus Rift Virtual Reality Experience

Jupiter Branch
Explore, learn, create and play; immerse yourself in a 3D environment! Ages 9-17. Space is limited. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
04/23
Explore, learn, create and play; immerse yourself in a 3D environment! Ages 9-17. Space is limited. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
Apr 2019

Happy Earth Day

Glades Road Branch
Explore ways to take care of the earth every day and create a beautiful, marbled earth using paper plates, shaving cream and paint. Ages 5 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
04/23
Explore ways to take care of the earth every day and create a beautiful, marbled earth using paper plates, shaving cream and paint. Ages 5 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

LEGO® Bricks

Lantana Road Branch
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 4 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
04/23
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 4 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

Reading & Stitching

West Boca Branch
Read about cute little critters and make your own simple cross-stitched friend to take home. Ages 5 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
04/23
Read about cute little critters and make your own simple cross-stitched friend to take home. Ages 5 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

Crazy 8s Math Club®

Main Library
Each week features math games, music and fun activities that build from previous weeks. Grades 3-5. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
04/02Crazy Card Club.

04/09Flying Marshmallows.

04/16Let's Get LOUD.

04/23Toilet Paper Olympics.
Each week features math games, music and fun activities that build from previous weeks. Grades 3-5. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
Apr 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. (90 min.) Preregister. 
04/09

04/23
Learn key vocabulary words, practice simple expressions in Spanish about time, places, food, introducing yourself and more in a fun and informal environment. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

Acreage Branch
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs. Grades K-5. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
04/02

04/09

04/23

04/30
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs. Grades K-5. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
Apr 2019

Bird Feeder

Wellington Branch
Celebrate Earth Week by making a sustainable pine cone bird feeder. Ages 5-12. Limit 30. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
04/23
Celebrate Earth Week by making a sustainable pine cone bird feeder. Ages 5-12. Limit 30. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
Apr 2019

Tabletop Tuesdays

Juegos de mesa

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

Martes, 09 de abril, 
2:00 pm

Martes, 16 de abril, 
2:00 pm

Martes, 23 de abril, 
2:00 pm

Martes, 30 de abril, 
2:00 pm

Lovers of Scrabble, Rummikub, dominoes and other tabletop classics, unite! (2 hr.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
04/02

04/09

04/16

04/23

04/30
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. 
04/02
04/09
04/16
04/23
04/30
Apr 2019

Art for Adults

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Explore your artistic interests using different techniques and mediums, improve your skills and learn new ways to express yourself. Ages 16 & up. Limit 18. (90 min.) Preregister. 
04/09Introduction to Acrylics.

04/16Acrylic Techniques.

04/23Acrylics Project.

04/30Open Studio.
Explore your artistic interests using different techniques and mediums, improve your skills and learn new ways to express yourself. Ages 16 & up. Limit 18. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

Book Discussion: "The Library Book," by Susan Orlean 

West Boca Branch
Staff led book discussion. Books available at the research services desk. (60 min.) 
04/23
Staff led book discussion. Books available at the research services desk. (60 min.) 
Apr 2019

English Exchange

Greenacres Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
04/02

04/09

04/16

04/23

04/30
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Apr 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. 
04/02

04/02

04/04

04/04

04/09

04/09

04/11

04/11

04/16

04/16

04/18

04/18

04/23

04/23

04/25

04/25

04/30

04/30
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. 
Apr 2019

Kiddie Stay & Play

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Meet with friends for a play date filled with toys, books and puzzles that promote early literacy. Ages 2-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
04/09

04/16

04/23

04/30
Meet with friends for a play date filled with toys, books and puzzles that promote early literacy. Ages 2-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

Coursera.org

Gardens Branch
Learn how to take and enjoy free online classes in areas like the humanities, business, science and technology. Prerequisite: mousing. (60 min.) Preregister. 
04/23
Learn how to take and enjoy free online classes in areas like the humanities, business, science and technology. Prerequisite: mousing. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

Zumbini: Dance & Play Together!

Acreage Branch
Jump into these trendy physical, musical classes. Groove to world music in an upbeat environment for your little one and you. Ages 0-3. Space is limited. (45 min.) 
04/13

04/23
Jump into these trendy physical, musical classes. Groove to world music in an upbeat environment for your little one and you. Ages 0-3. Space is limited. (45 min.) 
Apr 2019

Toddler Story Time!

Loula V. York Branch
Children and their parents are invited for music, fingerplays, simple stories and crafts! Ages 1-2. (45 min.) Preregister. 
04/02Sea Creatures II.

04/09For the Love of Poetry I!

04/16For the Love of Poetry II!

04/23Love Your Mother (Earth) I.
Children and their parents are invited for music, fingerplays, simple stories and crafts! Ages 1-2. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

Stop That Midday Slump: Tools to Boost Your Energy

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Feeling tired, sleepy and sluggish at midday? This training will give you the tools to analyze why this happens and what you can do about it. (60 min.) Preregister. 
04/23
Feeling tired, sleepy and sluggish at midday? This training will give you the tools to analyze why this happens and what you can do about it. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

English Exchange

Wellington Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
04/01

04/08

04/15

04/22

04/29
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Apr 2019

Parents & Students! Get College Ready!

Gardens Branch
Get practical answers to crucial questions about what students need to know about the college admissions process.  Grades 8-12. (90 min.) Preregister. 
04/08Session 1: College Admissions: What to Look For and How to Get In!

04/15Session 2: How to Create a Balanced College List.

04/22Session 3: Parental Roll Workshop.
Get practical answers to crucial questions about what students need to know about the college admissions process.  Grades 8-12. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

Art A La Carte: Recycled Version

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Try your hand at making something extraordinary out of ordinary items. You can even bring your own recyclables to use. See what you can do! Grades K-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
04/22
Try your hand at making something extraordinary out of ordinary items. You can even bring your own recyclables to use. See what you can do! Grades K-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

Arts & Crafts: Earth Day!

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Join us as we paint the earth and discover ways to protect our environment. Ages 7 & up. (60 min.) 
04/22
Join us as we paint the earth and discover ways to protect our environment. Ages 7 & up. (60 min.) 
Apr 2019

Upcycle Challenge!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Make a dog toy and a craft out of common household items to celebrate Earth Day. Learn how you can help take care of our planet. Ages 9 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
04/22
Make a dog toy and a craft out of common household items to celebrate Earth Day. Learn how you can help take care of our planet. Ages 9 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

Jumping for Jelly Beans!

West Boynton Branch
Celebrate National Jelly Bean Day with stories, music, crafts, and jelly bean snacks. Ages 5 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
04/22
Celebrate National Jelly Bean Day with stories, music, crafts, and jelly bean snacks. Ages 5 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

Kissimmee River Restoration Project & the C-38 Canal

Jupiter Branch
From 1960-1971, the Kissimmee River was transformed from a beautiful, 103-mile meandering river into a 56-mile ditch. Learn about current efforts. (60 min.) Preregister. 
04/22
From 1960-1971, the Kissimmee River was transformed from a beautiful, 103-mile meandering river into a 56-mile ditch. Learn about current efforts. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

Earth Day Stories & Crafts

Belle Glade Branch
We’ll share stories and talk about daily habits that can make a big difference in protecting our environment. All ages. (45 min.) 
04/22
We’ll share stories and talk about daily habits that can make a big difference in protecting our environment. All ages. (45 min.) 
Apr 2019

Don't Be a Punk! Recycle Your Junk!

Acreage Branch
Who uses CDs? We do! Recycle our old disks and plastic bottles to make sparkly bird feeders. Keep this trash out of the dump AND feed your local birds! Ages 7 & up. (60 min.) 
04/22
Who uses CDs? We do! Recycle our old disks and plastic bottles to make sparkly bird feeders. Keep this trash out of the dump AND feed your local birds! Ages 7 & up. (60 min.) 
Apr 2019

Writers LIVE! Presents: Maria Kuznetsova

Jupiter Branch
Maria Kuznetsova, a recent graduate of the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, will discuss her irresistible debut novel “Oksana, Behave!” which follows a Russian American girl’s bumpy path to adulthood as she longs for a homeland she never knew. She lives in Iowa City with her family. Books available for purchase. A book signing will follow. (60 min.) Preregistration begins Fri, Apr 05, 10:00 am, by phone, in person or online at www.pbclibrary.org/writers-live-2019.
04/22
Maria Kuznetsova, a recent graduate of the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, will discuss her irresistible debut novel “Oksana, Behave!” which follows a Russian American girl’s bumpy path to adulthood as she longs for a homeland she never knew. She lives in Iowa City with her family. Books available for purchase. A book signing will follow. (60 min.) Preregistration begins Fri, Apr 05, 10:00 am, by phone, in person or online at www.pbclibrary.org/writers-live-2019.
Apr 2019

Movie Matinee

Glades Road Branch
"Green Book." ©Universal Pictures. (130 min.) PG-13
04/22
"Green Book." ©Universal Pictures. (130 min.) PG-13
Apr 2019

Learn How to Use Morningstar & Valueline Databases

Lantana Road Branch
Learn to look up stocks and funds so that you can make informed decisions before investing.  (90 min.) Preregister. 
04/22
Learn to look up stocks and funds so that you can make informed decisions before investing.  (90 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

Homework Club

Wellington Branch
Enjoy a quiet space to study, read and complete homework. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
04/08

04/15

04/22

04/29
Enjoy a quiet space to study, read and complete homework. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
Apr 2019

English Exchange

West Boca Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
04/01

04/08

04/15

04/22

04/29
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 

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