Activity Information
Mar 2020

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

West Boca Branch
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
03/17

03/28
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Full STEAM Ahead: Under the Sea

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Mermaids, submarines and sharks, oh my! The ocean will be the focus of stories, songs and experiments. Ages 3-8. (30 min.) Preregister. 
03/17
Mermaids, submarines and sharks, oh my! The ocean will be the focus of stories, songs and experiments. Ages 3-8. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 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. Six session series. Ages 3-4. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
03/03

03/05

03/10

03/12

03/17

03/19
Children will practice the alphabet, numbers and spacial awareness with hands-on learning through music, art, dramatic play and stories. Six session series. Ages 3-4. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Spanish Exchange for Beginners

West Boca Branch
Learn key vocabulary words, practice simple expressions in Spanish about time, places, food and more in a fun and informal environment. Limit 12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
03/17
Learn key vocabulary words, practice simple expressions in Spanish about time, places, food and more in a fun and informal environment. Limit 12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

St. Patrick's Day Crafts & More

Belle Glade Branch
Fun crafts and activities. All ages. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
03/17
Fun crafts and activities. All ages. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
Mar 2020

Spanish Exchange: Elementary

Lantana Road Branch
Learn key vocabulary words, practice simple expressions about time, places, food and more in a fun and informal environment. Basic knowledge is required. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister. 
03/17
Learn key vocabulary words, practice simple expressions about time, places, food and more in a fun and informal environment. Basic knowledge is required. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Oculus Rift Virtual Reality Experience

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Explore, learn, create and play; immerse yourself in a 3D environment! Refreshments provided. Ages 10 & up. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
03/03

03/10

03/17

03/24
Explore, learn, create and play; immerse yourself in a 3D environment! Refreshments provided. Ages 10 & up. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
Mar 2020

No School St. Patrick's Day Party!

Acreage Branch
Lucky there's no school today so you can wear green and celebrate with us! Play games, make a craft and toss a hot potato! Ages 4-8. (60 min.) 
03/17
Lucky there's no school today so you can wear green and celebrate with us! Play games, make a craft and toss a hot potato! Ages 4-8. (60 min.) 
Mar 2020

Tabletop Tuesdays

Juegos de mesa

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

Martes, 10 de marzo, 
2:00 pm

Martes, 17 de marzo, 
2:00 pm

Martes, 24 de marzo, 
2:00 pm

Martes, 31 de marzo, 
2:00 pm

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

03/10

03/17

03/24

03/31
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. 
03/03
03/10
03/17
03/24
03/31
Mar 2020

Book-A-Librarian

Belle Glade Branch
Personalized attention in the areas of computers, mobile devices, genealogy, online resources and more. Space is limited. First come, first served. (60 min.) Preregister. 
03/03

03/10

03/17

03/24
Personalized attention in the areas of computers, mobile devices, genealogy, online resources and more. Space is limited. First come, first served. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Libratory STEAM: Geode Rocks

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Learn concepts of control, logic and programming with fun games and activities. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
03/17
Learn concepts of control, logic and programming with fun games and activities. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

English Exchange

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

03/10

03/17

03/31
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

AARP Tax Help

Gardens Branch
Tax help for low and moderate incomes. Priority for ages 60 and older. Bring current tax documents and completed 2018 tax returns. First come, first served. (3.5 hr.) 
03/03

03/06

03/10

03/13

03/17

03/20

03/24

03/27

03/31
Tax help for low and moderate incomes. Priority for ages 60 and older. Bring current tax documents and completed 2018 tax returns. First come, first served. (3.5 hr.) 
Mar 2020

Tai Chi for Balance: Beginner

Jupiter Branch
Referred to as “meditation in motion,” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear flat, closed heeled shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. 
03/03

03/05

03/10

03/12

03/17

03/19

03/24

03/26

03/31
Referred to as “meditation in motion,” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear flat, closed heeled shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Tai Chi for Balance: Intermediate

Jupiter Branch
Referred to as “meditation in motion," tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear flat, closed heeled shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. 
03/03

03/05

03/10

03/12

03/17

03/19

03/24

03/26

03/31
Referred to as “meditation in motion," tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear flat, closed heeled shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Get Your Green On!

Loula V. York Branch
Celebrate St. Patrick's Day and the luck of the Irish with whimsical crafts and festive treats! Refreshments provided. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
03/17
Celebrate St. Patrick's Day and the luck of the Irish with whimsical crafts and festive treats! Refreshments provided. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Oh Lucky Day!

Main Library
Get ready to wear some green and join in the celebration of St. Patrick's Day with some fun crafts and toe tapping music!  Ages 3-6. (60 min.) Preregister. 
03/17
Get ready to wear some green and join in the celebration of St. Patrick's Day with some fun crafts and toe tapping music!  Ages 3-6. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Conversational Spanish

Jupiter Branch
Practice speaking Spanish in a fun and informal atmosphere. Basic knowledge of the language is recommended. Pick up the class book when you register. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
03/02

03/09

03/16

03/23

03/30
Practice speaking Spanish in a fun and informal atmosphere. Basic knowledge of the language is recommended. Pick up the class book when you register. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Chess Club for Beginners

Main Library
Learn the basics of chess and polish your skills. Ages 6 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
03/16

03/30
Learn the basics of chess and polish your skills. Ages 6 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Luck O' the Irish Special

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Erin go bragh! Get ready for St. Patrick's Day with stories, songs and a special craft. Ages 4 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
03/16
Erin go bragh! Get ready for St. Patrick's Day with stories, songs and a special craft. Ages 4 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Free Tax Preparation With Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

Greenacres Branch
Earn $66,000 or less? Bring a valid photo ID, Social Security card, current tax documents, completed 2018 tax return and supporting materials for free tax help. First come, first served. (3 hr.) 
03/02

03/06

03/09

03/13

03/16

03/20

03/23

03/27

03/30
Earn $66,000 or less? Bring a valid photo ID, Social Security card, current tax documents, completed 2018 tax return and supporting materials for free tax help. First come, first served. (3 hr.) 
Mar 2020

Pokémon Club

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. Ages 9-12. Limit 20. (45 min.) Preregister. 
03/16
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. Ages 9-12. Limit 20. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Musical Toddlers & Tykes

Acreage Branch
Jam along to favorite story time songs with instruments. Ages 0-4. (30 min.) 
03/16
Jam along to favorite story time songs with instruments. Ages 0-4. (30 min.) 
Mar 2020

St. Patrick's Day Sand Art Fun

Lantana Road Branch
Celebrate by creating colorful sand art magnets. Ages 5-11. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
03/16
Celebrate by creating colorful sand art magnets. Ages 5-11. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Too Good

Gardens Branch
A 10-week program that increases social and emotional skills in children. Each week builds on skills learned in prior weeks. Ages 5-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
03/02

03/09

03/16 Cancelled

03/23 Cancelled
A 10-week program that increases social and emotional skills in children. Each week builds on skills learned in prior weeks. Ages 5-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Get Informed! Tax Law

Jupiter Branch
Get the scoop on tax law from a Florida Bar Association attorney. Individual help is not available in this presentation. (60 min.) Preregister. 
03/16
Get the scoop on tax law from a Florida Bar Association attorney. Individual help is not available in this presentation. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Coloring for Calmness

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Relax, reduce stress and have fun with coloring pencils, markers and unique coloring images. (60 min.) Preregister. 
03/16
Relax, reduce stress and have fun with coloring pencils, markers and unique coloring images. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Maker Mondays

Main Library
Use traditional and recycled materials to create personalized works of art. (90 min.) Preregister. 
03/16Handmade Stationery.

03/30Crepe Wildflowers.
Use traditional and recycled materials to create personalized works of art. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

English Exchange

West Boca Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. Limit 25. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
03/02

03/09

03/16

03/30
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. Limit 25. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Teen Advisory Board (TAB)

West Boynton Branch
Are you looking for a volunteer opportunity? Plan and develop future events, brainstorm new ideas and areas of interest. Earn community service hours. Snacks provided. Grades 6-12. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Thu, Feb 20. 
03/15
Are you looking for a volunteer opportunity? Plan and develop future events, brainstorm new ideas and areas of interest. Earn community service hours. Snacks provided. Grades 6-12. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Thu, Feb 20. 
Mar 2020

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. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Thu, Feb 20. 
03/15 Cancelled

03/23
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. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Thu, Feb 20. 
Mar 2020

Bilingual Family Story Time

Hora de cuentos bilingües

Belle Glade Branch
Sábado, 14 de marzo, 
3:15 pm

Sábado, 28 de marzo, 
3:15 pm

Fun stories, puppets and a film in Spanish for kids, moms and dads. Edades 4-8. Ages 4-8. (45 min.) 
03/14

03/28
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.) 
03/14
03/28
Mar 2020

Barbie Birthday Bash!

Greenacres Branch
Barbie is turning 61 this year! Celebrate with trivia, games and crafts inspired by Barbie along with a display of special collector dolls. Refreshments provided. Ages 6-10. (45 min.) Preregister. 
03/14
Barbie is turning 61 this year! Celebrate with trivia, games and crafts inspired by Barbie along with a display of special collector dolls. Refreshments provided. Ages 6-10. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Teen Anime Nation

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! Let's come together and have some fun. Snacks provided. Grades 6-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
03/14
If you like manga, anime, K-drama, K-Pop, J-Pop or cosplaying, then this is your chance to meet others like you! Let's come together and have some fun. Snacks provided. Grades 6-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Pi Day

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Math deserves its own day, don’t you think? Join the fun of Pi Day celebrated on March 14 (3.14, get it?) as we create crafts and enjoy a slice of pie! (60 min.) 
03/14
Math deserves its own day, don’t you think? Join the fun of Pi Day celebrated on March 14 (3.14, get it?) as we create crafts and enjoy a slice of pie! (60 min.) 
Mar 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.) 
03/14

03/28
Stop in the story time room for a casual craft time. Ages 4 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
Mar 2020

Handmade Crafternoon

Main Library
Craft away the afternoon with an array of make and take crafts for the whole family! All ages. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
03/14

03/22
Craft away the afternoon with an array of make and take crafts for the whole family! All ages. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
Mar 2020

Dungeons & Dragons

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Adventure in the world of D&D with fellow wizards and warriors. Ages 12-17. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
03/14

03/21
Adventure in the world of D&D with fellow wizards and warriors. Ages 12-17. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Women in Hollywood

Glades Road Branch
Celebrate Women's History Month with Oscar-winning women in front and behind the camera. Preregister. 
03/14"The Philadelphia Story." ©Warner Bros. (112 min.)  Not rated. 

03/21"The Hurt Locker." ©Summit Entertainment. (130 min.) 

03/28Movie Discussion.
Celebrate Women's History Month with Oscar-winning women in front and behind the camera. Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Suits for Seniors Presents: Learning How to Build Healthy Relationships

Main Library
Matching professional mentors and youth to elevate to better career opportunities, personal fulfillment and a life filled with promise. Ages 15-19. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
03/14
Matching professional mentors and youth to elevate to better career opportunities, personal fulfillment and a life filled with promise. Ages 15-19. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Extra! Extra! Using Newspapers in Genealogy Research

Main Library
Learn how to access online newspaper resources to research your ancestors. Sponsored by the Genealogical Society of PBC. (90 min.) Preregister. 
03/14
Learn how to access online newspaper resources to research your ancestors. Sponsored by the Genealogical Society of PBC. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Crafternoon

Jupiter Branch
Creative crafting is a good way to enhance mental health and make new friends. Join us monthly for an exciting craft project to get your creative juices flowing. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
03/14
Creative crafting is a good way to enhance mental health and make new friends. Join us monthly for an exciting craft project to get your creative juices flowing. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Mar 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. 
03/07

03/14

03/21

03/28
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. 
Mar 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. 
03/07Here Comes Spring I!

03/14Here Comes Spring II!

03/21Life Is a Beach!

03/28Happy Spring Break!
Fun, interactive story times and creative activities for children and their parents! Ages 2-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

Greenacres Branch
Practice your reading skills by reading with licensed therapy dog Reubie! Sign in for a 15-minute slot. Ages 5-10. Space is limited. First come, first served. (60 min.) Preregister. 
03/14 Cancelled
Practice your reading skills by reading with licensed therapy dog Reubie! Sign in for a 15-minute slot. Ages 5-10. Space is limited. First come, first served. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Coding Basics: STEM

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Learn concepts of control, logic and programming with fun games and activities. Ages 10-14. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
03/14
Learn concepts of control, logic and programming with fun games and activities. Ages 10-14. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Beautiful Earth: A Celebration

Main Library
As we welcome the first day of spring, let's celebrate by planting a flower to make our earth even more beautiful! Ages 5-7. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
03/14
As we welcome the first day of spring, let's celebrate by planting a flower to make our earth even more beautiful! Ages 5-7. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Adventures With Ms. Dez: Fun at the Beach

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Surf, sun and seashells - experience a peaceful place. Foolish friends join us to teach lessons about complaining and keeping our tentacles to ourselves. Ages 3-8. (60 min.) Preregister. 
03/14
Surf, sun and seashells - experience a peaceful place. Foolish friends join us to teach lessons about complaining and keeping our tentacles to ourselves. Ages 3-8. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

SCORE: Introduction to Business Ownership

Gardens Branch
Find out what it takes to be successful: risks, rewards, obstacles and myths about business ownership and the legal requirements for launching a business. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
03/14
Find out what it takes to be successful: risks, rewards, obstacles and myths about business ownership and the legal requirements for launching a business. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Mar 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. 
03/07

03/14

03/21

03/28
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. 

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