Activity Information
Jan 2020

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. 
01/05

01/19
Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Certified instructor Dr. Richard Paul Tsang. Limit 30. (60 min.) 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

Bilingual Family Story Time

Hora de cuentos bilingües

Belle Glade Branch
Sábado, 04 de enero, 
3:15 pm

Sábado, 18 de enero, 
3:15 pm

Fun stories, puppets and a film in Spanish for kids, moms and dads. Edades 4-8. Ages 4-8. (45 min.) 
01/04

01/18
Fun stories, puppets and a film in Spanish for kids, moms and dads. Edades 4-8. Ages 4-8. (45 min.) 
Disfruta de cuentos divertidos, marionetas y una pelicula en español para toda la familia. Edades 4-8. (45 min.) 
01/04
01/18
Jan 2020

PBS Documentary

Lantana Road Branch
"A Time for Justice: America’s Civil Rights Movement." ©Teaching Tolerance|Southern Poverty Law Center. (40 min.) Preregister. Shown with permission. Not rated.
01/18
"A Time for Justice: America’s Civil Rights Movement." ©Teaching Tolerance|Southern Poverty Law Center. (40 min.) Preregister. Shown with permission. Not rated.
Jan 2020

Crafternoon

Belle Glade Branch
Stop in the story time room for a casual craft time. Ages 4 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
01/04

01/18
Stop in the story time room for a casual craft time. Ages 4 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
Jan 2020

Fairy Tale Dreams

Lantana Road Branch
"Aladdin." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (128 min.) Start the New Year making your dreams come true. Dress up as your favorite fairy tale character and join us for this 2019 movie. Snacks provided. All ages. PG
01/18
"Aladdin." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (128 min.) Start the New Year making your dreams come true. Dress up as your favorite fairy tale character and join us for this 2019 movie. Snacks provided. All ages. PG
Jan 2020

Teen Anime Nation: Candy Sushi

West Boca Branch
If you like manga, anime, K-drama, K-Pop, J-Pop or cosplaying, then this is your chance to meet others like you! Make sushi from rice-cereal treats and candy. Snacks provided. Grades 6-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/18
If you like manga, anime, K-drama, K-Pop, J-Pop or cosplaying, then this is your chance to meet others like you! Make sushi from rice-cereal treats and candy. Snacks provided. Grades 6-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Acoustic Java Jam

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Experience a caffeinated collection of local talent or bring your acoustic instruments and jam out. Coffee provided. (2 hr.) 
01/18
Experience a caffeinated collection of local talent or bring your acoustic instruments and jam out. Coffee provided. (2 hr.) 
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

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Adventure in the world of D&D with fellow wizards, warriors and battle evil monsters to bring goodness back to the world. Ages 12-17. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/04

01/18
Adventure in the world of D&D with fellow wizards, warriors and battle evil monsters to bring goodness back to the world. Ages 12-17. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

LEGO® Bricks

Tequesta Branch
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-10. Limit 15. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/18
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-10. Limit 15. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Movie

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
"Lean on Me." ©Warner Bros. (109 min.) Refreshments provided. PG-13
01/18
"Lean on Me." ©Warner Bros. (109 min.) Refreshments provided. PG-13
Jan 2020

Sewing Lab

Acreage Branch
Don't have a sewing machine? Practice sewing in this independent sewing lab using our machines. Some basic materials provided. Ages 15 & up. Limit 10. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/18
Don't have a sewing machine? Practice sewing in this independent sewing lab using our machines. Some basic materials provided. Ages 15 & up. Limit 10. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Whistling Renditions

Wellington Branch
Take a trip down memory lane while special performer Rajesh Koppikar whistles some classic tunes. Fun for the whole family! All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/18
Take a trip down memory lane while special performer Rajesh Koppikar whistles some classic tunes. Fun for the whole family! All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Steven Spielberg Film Fest

Glades Road Branch
Preregister. 
01/11"Jaws." ©Universal Pictures. (124 min.)  PG 

01/18"Raiders of the Lost Ark." ©Paramount Pictures. (115 min.)  PG 
Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Movie Matinee

Greenacres Branch
"Priceless." ©Universal Pictures. (97 min.) In recognition of Human Trafficking Awareness Month. Preregister. PG-13
01/18
"Priceless." ©Universal Pictures. (97 min.) In recognition of Human Trafficking Awareness Month. Preregister. PG-13
Jan 2020

Civics Study Group

Loula V. York Branch
Join an informal study group to learn about the naturalization process and the civics test with flashcards, games and other study materials. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/18
Join an informal study group to learn about the naturalization process and the civics test with flashcards, games and other study materials. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

College Readiness: SAT®/ACT® Practice Sessions

Belle Glade Branch
Enjoy a quiet space to work on improving your scores. Ages 12-18. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
01/11

01/18
Enjoy a quiet space to work on improving your scores. Ages 12-18. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
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

Coding With Tech Toys: Makey Makey

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Learn concepts of control, logic and programming with fun games and activities. Ages 10-14. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/18
Learn concepts of control, logic and programming with fun games and activities. Ages 10-14. Space is limited. (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

Traveling Tots: Japan

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Take a trip to Japan in this traveling story time full of songs, stories and a craft. Ages 2-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/18
Take a trip to Japan in this traveling story time full of songs, stories and a craft. Ages 2-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Family Story Time: Silly Old Bear

Greenacres Branch
Celebrate Winnie the Pooh Day and A.A. Milne’s birthday with stories, games and fun activities about our favorite rumbly tumbly honey bear. Ages 3 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/18
Celebrate Winnie the Pooh Day and A.A. Milne’s birthday with stories, games and fun activities about our favorite rumbly tumbly honey bear. Ages 3 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Saturday Toddler Time

West Boca Branch
Listen to a story or two. We’ll also dance and sing to fun songs and fingerplays. Ages 1-2. First come, first served. (30 min.) 
01/18
Listen to a story or two. We’ll also dance and sing to fun songs and fingerplays. Ages 1-2. First come, first served. (30 min.) 
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

Garden Talks

Acreage Branch
Expand your knowledge with other garden enthusiasts. Share gardening ideas as well as seeds, seedlings and cuttings. Ages 15 & up. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/18
Expand your knowledge with other garden enthusiasts. Share gardening ideas as well as seeds, seedlings and cuttings. Ages 15 & up. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Books & Kids! Bilingual Story Time

¡Libros y niños! Hora de cuentos bilingüe

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Sábado, 18 de enero, 
10:15 am

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fun in both English and Spanish with Señorita Vanessa. Edades 2-5. Ages 2-5. (40 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
01/18
Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fun in both English and Spanish with Señorita Vanessa. Edades 2-5. Ages 2-5. (40 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
Acompáñanos y disfrute de cuentos, canciones y rimas en inglés y español con la Señorita Vanessa. Edades 2-5. (40 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
01/18
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

WHINE Practical Gardening

West Boca Branch
Visit our Veterans Community Micro-Garden and participate in a practical hands-on container gardening session. Gloves and sunscreen recommended. Water provided. Limit 70. (90 min.) 
01/18
Visit our Veterans Community Micro-Garden and participate in a practical hands-on container gardening session. Gloves and sunscreen recommended. Water provided. Limit 70. (90 min.) 
Jan 2020

Sensory Friendly Browsing Hour & Story Time

Glades Road Branch
A special hour designed to provide a quieter environment for children and teens with special needs and their families. Story Time will start at 10:00 am. Ages 0-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/18
A special hour designed to provide a quieter environment for children and teens with special needs and their families. Story Time will start at 10:00 am. Ages 0-17. (60 min.) 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

Fun & Games

Lantana Road Branch
Are you ready to have some fun? Bring a friend and let's play some games! Ages 6-10. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/17
Are you ready to have some fun? Bring a friend and let's play some games! Ages 6-10. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

LEGO® Bricks

Glades Road Branch
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/17
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Hand in Hand

Jupiter Branch
Keep Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s important message in our hearts through stories, music and crafts emphasizing love, harmony and friendship. Ages 6-10. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/17
Keep Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s important message in our hearts through stories, music and crafts emphasizing love, harmony and friendship. Ages 6-10. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

National Popcorn Day

West Boynton Branch
This Sunday is National Popcorn Day! Add a POP of fun to your weekend as we learn about this unique holiday and play games to celebrate. Ages 6-10. (45 min.) Preregister, beginning Fri, Dec 20. 
01/17
This Sunday is National Popcorn Day! Add a POP of fun to your weekend as we learn about this unique holiday and play games to celebrate. Ages 6-10. (45 min.) Preregister, beginning Fri, Dec 20. 
Jan 2020

Toddler Art

Gardens Branch
Get creative in our toddler art class. Dress to get messy. Ages 1-3. (30 min.) Preregister. 
01/17
Get creative in our toddler art class. Dress to get messy. Ages 1-3. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Civics Study Group

Belle Glade Branch
Join an informal study group to learn about the naturalization process and the civics test with flashcards, games and other study materials. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/17
Join an informal study group to learn about the naturalization process and the civics test with flashcards, games and other study materials. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Florida Condo & HOA Owner Rights & Director Duties

Jupiter Branch
Hear from a Florida Bar board certified condominium and planned development law attorney. Learn about insurance, assessments, elections, records and more. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/17
Hear from a Florida Bar board certified condominium and planned development law attorney. Learn about insurance, assessments, elections, records and more. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Book Discussion: "The Marriage of Opposites," by Alice Hoffman 

Tequesta Branch
Led by Donna Gruber Adair. Copies available at the member services desk. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/17
Led by Donna Gruber Adair. Copies available at the member services desk. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Movie Matinee

Acreage Branch
"Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom." ©Universal Pictures. (129 min.) Popcorn provided. PG-13
01/17
"Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom." ©Universal Pictures. (129 min.) Popcorn provided. PG-13
Jan 2020

Book Discussion: "City of Girls," by Elizabeth Gilbert 

Glades Road Branch
Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/17
Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

English Exchange

Loula V. York Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
01/03

01/17

01/31
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Jan 2020

Wigglecise

Greenacres Branch
Listen to music as we wiggle, jump, hop and do a stretch or two. Improve motor skills, rhythm and coordination using shakers, balls, instruments and more. Ages 2-4. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/17
Listen to music as we wiggle, jump, hop and do a stretch or two. Improve motor skills, rhythm and coordination using shakers, balls, instruments and more. Ages 2-4. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Stay & Play

Lantana Road Branch
Meet with friends for a play date filled with educational toys and songs. Ages 2-4. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/17
Meet with friends for a play date filled with educational toys and songs. Ages 2-4. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Music & Movement

West Boynton Branch
Wiggle, jump, hop, and read. Improve motor skills, rhythm and coordination using beanbags, balls, instruments and more. Ages 3-5. (30 min.) Preregister, beginning Fri, Dec 20. 
01/17

01/31
Wiggle, jump, hop, and read. Improve motor skills, rhythm and coordination using beanbags, balls, instruments and more. Ages 3-5. (30 min.) Preregister, beginning Fri, Dec 20. 
Jan 2020

Foodie Friday Book Discussion: "What She Ate: Six Remarkable Women & the Food That Tells Their Stories," by Laura Shapiro 

Jupiter Branch
Mouthwatering short takes on six famous women through food and cooking, probing how their attitudes toward food can offer new insights into their lives and ours. Refreshments provided. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/17
Mouthwatering short takes on six famous women through food and cooking, probing how their attitudes toward food can offer new insights into their lives and ours. Refreshments provided. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Start the Year Off With Meditation

Wellington Branch
John Bednarik demonstrates how meditation can bring inner peace during turbulent times. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/16
John Bednarik demonstrates how meditation can bring inner peace during turbulent times. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

English Exchange

Jupiter Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/08

01/15

01/22

01/29

01/16

01/30
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 

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