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All Palm Beach County Library System locations will be closed Mon, Sep 02, for Labor Day. No materials will be due on this day.
 
Activity Information
Sep 2019

Line Dancing

Glades Road Branch
Beginners and experienced line dancers will learn new line dances to keep you movin' and groovin'. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/17
Beginners and experienced line dancers will learn new line dances to keep you movin' and groovin'. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Painting Program: Exploring Watercolor

West Boca Branch
Explore one of the most beautiful and versatile mediums in art and create your own original watercolor masterpiece. All materials provided. Limit 20. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/17
Explore one of the most beautiful and versatile mediums in art and create your own original watercolor masterpiece. All materials provided. Limit 20. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 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. 
09/03Introduction to Gouache.

09/10Gouache Project.

09/17Open 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. 
Sep 2019

"A House Divided:" A Deliberative Forum

Main Library
Deliberate on how to address political divisiveness based on guides created by the National Issues Forum Institute. Guides available at the research services desk. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
09/17
Deliberate on how to address political divisiveness based on guides created by the National Issues Forum Institute. Guides available at the research services desk. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Hispanic Heritage Documentary Series

Lantana Road Branch
"Ecuador: The Royal Tour." ©PBS. (60 min.) First come, first served. Preregister. Shown with permission. 
09/17
"Ecuador: The Royal Tour." ©PBS. (60 min.) First come, first served. Preregister. Shown with permission. 
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

Memoirs: Bits & Pieces of Your Life

Gardens Branch
Turn writing into a fun experience with facilitator Marjorie Most. (90 min.) Preregister. 
09/03

09/17
Turn writing into a fun experience with facilitator Marjorie Most. (90 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

English Exchange

Glades Road Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) 
09/04

09/11

09/17

09/25
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) 
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

FAU CARD: Little Owls Parent Training on Autism

Main Library
Free three-day training on autism for parents of children up to age 6. Register at https://summitlibrarysept.eventbrite.com or email baldwinw@fau.edu.  (3 hr.) Preregister. 
09/03

09/10

09/17
Free three-day training on autism for parents of children up to age 6. Register at https://summitlibrarysept.eventbrite.com or email baldwinw@fau.edu.  (3 hr.) 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

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

Fall Family Festival

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Celebrate all things fall with your family and friends at our festival featuring fun crafts, activities, games and seasonal treats. Snacks provided. (75 min.) Preregister. 
09/16
Celebrate all things fall with your family and friends at our festival featuring fun crafts, activities, games and seasonal treats. Snacks provided. (75 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Line Dancing

West Boynton Branch
Dancerize your way with the Cotton Eye Jo, Cowboy Hustle and other line dances to keep movin' and groovin'. For beginners and experienced line dancers. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/04

09/16
Dancerize your way with the Cotton Eye Jo, Cowboy Hustle and other line dances to keep movin' and groovin'. For beginners and experienced line dancers. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Beginner Golf for Children

West Boca Branch
Join us with the staff from Southwinds Golf Course for Golf 101. Try chipping and putting in a fun atmosphere with the course golf pro. Ages 6-8. (90 min.) Preregister. 
09/16
Join us with the staff from Southwinds Golf Course for Golf 101. Try chipping and putting in a fun atmosphere with the course golf pro. Ages 6-8. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

National Play-Doh® Day

Gardens Branch
We’ll celebrate with hands-on Play-Doh® activities. Ages 4 & up. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
09/16
We’ll celebrate with hands-on Play-Doh® activities. Ages 4 & up. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Animal Adventures: Florida Friends

Jupiter Branch
Discover Florida's wildlife, including how and where to find local animals! Learn to be a natural in nature and make your very own field guide. Ages 5-9. (45 min.) Preregister. 
09/16
Discover Florida's wildlife, including how and where to find local animals! Learn to be a natural in nature and make your very own field guide. Ages 5-9. (45 min.) 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

SHINE: Medicare Basics

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Shine provides elders and their caregivers with information and unbiased health insurance counseling. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/16
Shine provides elders and their caregivers with information and unbiased health insurance counseling. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Learning to Love the Skin You are In

Main Library
Increase awareness of direct and indirect message we receive about body size and shape. Presented by the Alliance for Eating Disorders. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/16
Increase awareness of direct and indirect message we receive about body size and shape. Presented by the Alliance for Eating Disorders. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Movie Matinee

Glades Road Branch
"The Public." ©Universal Pictures. (122 min.) PG-13
09/16
"The Public." ©Universal Pictures. (122 min.) PG-13
Sep 2019

Latin American Classical Music on Viola With David Pedraza

Música clásica de latinoamérica en viola con David Pedraza

West Boynton Branch
Lunes, 16 de septiembre, 
2:00 pm

Mexican violist David Pedraza performs classical music by Latin American composers. Todas las edades. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
09/16
Mexican violist David Pedraza performs classical music by Latin American composers. Todas las edades. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
El violista mexicano David Pedraza interpreta música clásica de compositores latinoamericanos. Todas las edades. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
09/16
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

Aquapainting for Adults With Special Needs

Wellington Branch
Enjoy using water and paintbrushes to make nature images appear. (60 min.) 
09/16
Enjoy using water and paintbrushes to make nature images appear. (60 min.) 
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

Current Events Discussion Group

Glades Road Branch
Facilitator Brenda Solomon discusses today’s hot topics. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/09

09/16
Facilitator Brenda Solomon discusses today’s hot topics. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Art/Make: Isabel Villaseñor

Lantana Road Branch
Learn about Isabel Villaseñor and her work while creating Villaseñor-inspired prints of your own. All materials provided. Limit 25. (90 min.) Preregister. 
09/16
Learn about Isabel Villaseñor and her work while creating Villaseñor-inspired prints of your own. All materials provided. Limit 25. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Anime Club

West Boynton Branch
Enjoy the flavors of Japan while watching anime and discussing manga, K-Drama, K-Pop, J-Pop or cosplay. Refreshments provided. Grades 6-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/15
Enjoy the flavors of Japan while watching anime and discussing manga, K-Drama, K-Pop, J-Pop or cosplay. Refreshments provided. Grades 6-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Sporty Stories

Wellington Branch
This sports-themed story time is all fun and games! Ages 2-6. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
09/15
This sports-themed story time is all fun and games! Ages 2-6. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
Sep 2019

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. 
09/15
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. 
Sep 2019

Wayna: Music of the Andes

¡Celebremos a Ecuador, Perú y Bolivia!

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Domingo, 15 de septiembre, 
2:00 pm

Wayna’s repertoire recreates traditional and contemporary sounds and melodies from the highlands of Ecuador, Perú & Bolivia. Todas las edades. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
09/15
Wayna’s repertoire recreates traditional and contemporary sounds and melodies from the highlands of Ecuador, Perú & Bolivia. Todas las edades. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
Wayna, Música de los Andes, presentará un repertorio de música tradicional y contemporánea de Ecuador, Perú y Bolivia. Todas las edades. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
09/15
Sep 2019

Book Arts

Acreage Branch
Learn the basics of book origami to transform your old books into works of art. Materials provided. Ages 16 & up. Limit 12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/15
Learn the basics of book origami to transform your old books into works of art. Materials provided. Ages 16 & up. Limit 12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Sensory Friendly Browsing Hours

West Boynton Branch
Special library hours designed to provide a quieter and calmer environment for special needs children, teens and their families. Ages 0-17. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/15
Special library hours designed to provide a quieter and calmer environment for special needs children, teens and their families. Ages 0-17. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Bilingual Family Story Time

Hora de cuentos bilingües

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

Sábado, 28 de septiembre, 
3:15 pm

Fun stories, puppets and a film in Spanish for kids, moms and dads. Edades 4-8. Ages 4-8. (45 min.) 
09/14

09/28
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.) 
09/14
09/28
Sep 2019

Anime Name Game With Nerds Know

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Think you know all about anime? Test your knowledge in teams against the Nerds Know “celebrity” panelists to identify anime titles or characters. Snacks provided. Ages 11-17. (75 min.) Preregister. 
09/14
Think you know all about anime? Test your knowledge in teams against the Nerds Know “celebrity” panelists to identify anime titles or characters. Snacks provided. Ages 11-17. (75 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Crafternoon

Belle Glade Branch
Stop in the story time room for a casual craft time. Ages 4 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
09/14

09/28
Stop in the story time room for a casual craft time. Ages 4 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
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

Cuba & Its Music

Cuba y su música

Greenacres Branch
Sábado, 14 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. 
09/14
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. 
09/14
Sep 2019

Read, Listen & Rock to the Beat!

West Boca Branch
Bring your phones and tablets and learn how to locate your favorite books and music for FREE using hoopla, OverDrive, cloudLibrary , Freegal AND your library card. Grades 6-12. (75 min.) Preregister. 
09/14
Bring your phones and tablets and learn how to locate your favorite books and music for FREE using hoopla, OverDrive, cloudLibrary , Freegal AND your library card. Grades 6-12. (75 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Dungeons & Dragons

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Adventure in the world of D&D with fellow wizards, warriors and battle evil monsters! Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
09/14
Adventure in the world of D&D with fellow wizards, warriors and battle evil monsters! Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Needleworkers' Guild

Lantana Road Branch
Do you enjoy embroidery, crocheting or knitting? Meet like-minded people and show off your work. Limit 15. (90 min.) Preregister. 
09/14

09/28
Do you enjoy embroidery, crocheting or knitting? Meet like-minded people and show off your work. Limit 15. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Dungeons & Dragons

Acreage Branch
Adventure in the world of D&D with fellow wizards and warriors. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited. (2.5 hr.) 
09/07

09/14

09/21

09/28
Adventure in the world of D&D with fellow wizards and warriors. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited. (2.5 hr.) 
Sep 2019

Electric Java Jam

Acreage Branch
Experience a caffeinated collection of local talent or bring your electric instruments and jam out. Coffee provided. (2 hr.) 
09/14
Experience a caffeinated collection of local talent or bring your electric instruments and jam out. Coffee provided. (2 hr.) 
Sep 2019

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. 
09/14
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. 
Sep 2019

Popcorn & a Movie

West Boynton Branch
"Avengers: Endgame." ©Marvel. (180 min.) Grades 6-12. Preregister. PG-13
09/14
"Avengers: Endgame." ©Marvel. (180 min.) Grades 6-12. Preregister. PG-13
Sep 2019

Suits for Seniors Presents... Elite Mentoring Orientation

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. 
09/14
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. 

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