Activity Information
Jan 2020

Presidents & Their First Ladies, Dramatically Speaking: George H.W. & Barbara Bush

Wellington Branch
William and Sue Wills bring the story of the president and his first lady to life. Preregistration begins Mon, Dec 16, 10:00 am, by phone, in person or online at www.pbclibrary.org/presidents-2020. (60 min.)
01/15

01/15http://registration.pbclibrary.org/programsignup/presidents2020/registration-WEL-20200115-630pm.php.
William and Sue Wills bring the story of the president and his first lady to life. Preregistration begins Mon, Dec 16, 10:00 am, by phone, in person or online at www.pbclibrary.org/presidents-2020. (60 min.)
Jan 2020

Adult Coloring Club

Club de colorear para adultos

Main Library
Miércoles, 15 de enero, 
2:00 pm

Miércoles, 29 de enero, 
2:00 pm

Coloring pages and materials provided or bring your own coloring book. (90 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
01/15

01/29
Coloring pages and materials provided or bring your own coloring book. (90 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
Hojas y lapices de colorear serán proveidos. (90 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
01/15
01/29
Jan 2020

Book Discussion: "The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek," by Kim Michele Richardson 

Royal Palm Beach Branch
(90 min.) Preregister. 
01/15
(90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

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. 
01/04

01/15
Do you enjoy embroidery, crocheting or knitting? Meet like-minded people and show off your work. Limit 15. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Adult Coloring Club

West Boynton Branch
Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Coloring pages and materials provided or bring your own coloring book. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/15
Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Coloring pages and materials provided or bring your own coloring book. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

English Exchange

Glades Road Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
01/08

01/15

01/22

01/29
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Jan 2020

English Exchange

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
01/08

01/15

01/22

01/29
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Jan 2020

How to Start a Business

Main Library
Learn the necessary steps to start, run and grow a small business. Presented by the Florida Women's Business Center (FWBC). (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/15
Learn the necessary steps to start, run and grow a small business. Presented by the Florida Women's Business Center (FWBC). (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Presidents & Their First Ladies, Dramatically Speaking: George H.W. & Barbara Bush

Royal Palm Beach Branch
William and Sue Wills bring the story of the president and his first lady to life. Preregistration begins Mon, Dec 16, 10:00 am, by phone, in person or online at www.pbclibrary.org/presidents-2020. (60 min.)
01/15http://registration.pbclibrary.org/programsignup/presidents2020/registration-RPB-20200115-11am.php.
William and Sue Wills bring the story of the president and his first lady to life. Preregistration begins Mon, Dec 16, 10:00 am, by phone, in person or online at www.pbclibrary.org/presidents-2020. (60 min.)
Jan 2020

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.) 
01/08

01/15

01/22

01/29
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.) 
Jan 2020

SHINE: Medicare Advantage (Part C)

Main Library
A SHINE representative discusses different types of coverage, how a plan can market to enrollees as well as their rights and responsibilities. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/15
A SHINE representative discusses different types of coverage, how a plan can market to enrollees as well as their rights and responsibilities. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

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.
01/08

01/14

01/15

01/21

01/22

01/28
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.
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

Presidents & Their First Ladies, Dramatically Speaking: George H.W. & Barbara Bush

Gardens Branch
William and Sue Wills bring the story of the president and his first lady to life. Preregistration begins Mon, Dec 16, 10:00 am, by phone, in person or online at www.pbclibrary.org/presidents-2020. (60 min.)
01/14

01/14
William and Sue Wills bring the story of the president and his first lady to life. Preregistration begins Mon, Dec 16, 10:00 am, by phone, in person or online at www.pbclibrary.org/presidents-2020. (60 min.)
Jan 2020

English Exchange

Main Library
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/07

01/14

01/21

01/28
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Game Night

Acreage Branch
Try new and favorite games. Bring friends or meet some. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) 
01/14
Try new and favorite games. Bring friends or meet some. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) 
Jan 2020

Are You Board? 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. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) 
01/14 (1.75 hr.) 

01/25 (2 hr.) 

01/28 (1.75 hr.) 
Gather your friends or come and make new ones, as we discover new games and reacquaint ourselves with old favorites. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) 
Jan 2020

Are You Board? Game On!

Jupiter Branch
Gather your friends or make new ones, as we discover new games and reacquaint with old favorites. Introducing a new game each night, others available to play. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/14

01/28
Gather your friends or make new ones, as we discover new games and reacquaint with old favorites. Introducing a new game each night, others available to play. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

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, beginning Fri, Dec 20. 
01/14
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Fri, Dec 20. 
Jan 2020

Chillin' Readin' Buddies

Gardens Branch
Children work once a week with a teen to read together and play literacy games. Grades K-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/07

01/14

01/21

01/28
Children work once a week with a teen to read together and play literacy games. Grades K-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

West Boca Branch
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/14

01/25
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

New Year, New Adventures in the Library Scavenger Hunt

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Answer clues, book trivia, riddles and challenges that have been placed throughout the branch and win a special prize! Play solo or pair up with a friend. Ages 8 & up. Limit 20. (75 min.) Preregister. 
01/14
Answer clues, book trivia, riddles and challenges that have been placed throughout the branch and win a special prize! Play solo or pair up with a friend. Ages 8 & up. Limit 20. (75 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Full STEAM Ahead Special: Bubbles

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Pop into story time with books, songs and experiments about bubbles that will blow you away! Ages 3-8. (30 min.) Preregister. 
01/14
Pop into story time with books, songs and experiments about bubbles that will blow you away! Ages 3-8. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

After-School Gaming & More

Belle Glade Branch
Drop by for Wii and PS4 multiplayer games. Refreshments provided. Grades 5-12. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
01/14
Drop by for Wii and PS4 multiplayer games. Refreshments provided. Grades 5-12. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
Jan 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. Eight session series. Ages 3-4. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/14

01/16

01/21

01/23

01/28

01/30
Children will practice the alphabet, numbers and spacial awareness with hands-on learning through music, art, dramatic play and stories. Eight session series. Ages 3-4. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Give a HOOT With Daggerwing Nature Center

West Boca Branch
Enjoy a special program about owls featuring Daggerwing Nature Center’s favorite feathered friend! Ages 5 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/14
Enjoy a special program about owls featuring Daggerwing Nature Center’s favorite feathered friend! Ages 5 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Get Active!

Main Library
Regular physical activity has many health benefits for individuals of all ages and abilities. So grab your friends, a towel and get ready for a great time! Ages 5 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
01/07Move It!

01/14Retro Games!

01/21On Your Mark, Get Set, Go!

01/28Kick It: Soccer Tricks!
Regular physical activity has many health benefits for individuals of all ages and abilities. So grab your friends, a towel and get ready for a great time! Ages 5 & up. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
Jan 2020

Library 101

Jupiter Branch
New to the neighborhood? Haven't been to the library in a while? Let us show you what your library can do! Homeschooling groups welcome. Ages 6-17. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/14
New to the neighborhood? Haven't been to the library in a while? Let us show you what your library can do! Homeschooling groups welcome. Ages 6-17. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

How Science Works

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
One-hundred ways parents and kids can enjoy and show how much fun science can be! We will go through experiments from Judith Hann's book, "How Science Works." Limit 25. First come, first served. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/07The World of Matter.

01/14Energy Force & Motion.

01/21Light & Sound.

01/28Electricity & Magnetism.
One-hundred ways parents and kids can enjoy and show how much fun science can be! We will go through experiments from Judith Hann's book, "How Science Works." Limit 25. First come, first served. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Dragon's Breath

Wellington Branch
Use basic household items to create a fire-breathing dragon! Ages 5-12. Limit 24. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
01/14
Use basic household items to create a fire-breathing dragon! Ages 5-12. Limit 24. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
Jan 2020

Backgammon & Chess

Lantana Road Branch
Backgammon and chess fans unite to practice strategy skills with other players. Basic game knowledge is required. First come, first served. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/14

01/29
Backgammon and chess fans unite to practice strategy skills with other players. Basic game knowledge is required. First come, first served. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

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. Open studio. Ages 16 & up. Limit 18. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/07Open Studio.

01/14Open Studio.
Explore your artistic interests using different techniques and mediums, improve your skills and learn new ways to express yourself. Open studio. Ages 16 & up. Limit 18. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Meditation for Everyday Living

Glades Road Branch
Join John Bednarik as he explores the power of meditation to help us transform our lives and find the joy and serenity we’re longing for. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/14
Join John Bednarik as he explores the power of meditation to help us transform our lives and find the joy and serenity we’re longing for. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Wooden Perpetual Calendar

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Make a colorful standing calendar that you can use year after year. Materials provided. Limit 15. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/14
Make a colorful standing calendar that you can use year after year. Materials provided. Limit 15. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Helene Lundstrom in Concert

West Boynton Branch
Award-winning Swedish singer performs a variety of music including jazz, Broadway and opera. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/14
Award-winning Swedish singer performs a variety of music including jazz, Broadway and opera. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Book-A-Librarian

Belle Glade Branch
Personalized attention in areas of computers, mobile devices, genealogy, online resources and more. Space is limited. First come, first served. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/07

01/14

01/21

01/28
Personalized attention in areas of computers, mobile devices, genealogy, online resources and more. Space is limited. First come, first served. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Tabletop Tuesdays

Juegos de mesa

Main Library
Martes, 07 de enero, 
2:00 pm

Martes, 14 de enero, 
2:00 pm

Martes, 21 de enero, 
2:00 pm

Martes, 28 de enero, 
2:00 pm

Lovers of Scrabble, Rummikub, dominoes and other tabletop classics, unite! (2 hr.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
01/07

01/14

01/21

01/28
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. 
01/07
01/14
01/21
01/28
Jan 2020

English Exchange

Greenacres Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/07

01/14

01/21

01/28
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 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. 
01/07

01/09

01/14

01/16

01/21

01/23

01/28

01/30
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. 
Jan 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. 
01/07

01/09

01/14

01/16

01/21

01/23

01/28

01/30
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. 
Jan 2020

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. 
01/07I Have a Dream I!

01/14I Have a Dream II!

01/28Kindness Matters II.
Simple stories and creative activities for our youngest members and their parents! Ages 1-2. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Coloring With Apps on Your Tablet

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Coloring is a popular hobby, but the materials can be expensive. Tablet owners can find an alternative in free coloring apps. Limit 8. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/14
Coloring is a popular hobby, but the materials can be expensive. Tablet owners can find an alternative in free coloring apps. Limit 8. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Homework & Research Help

Belle Glade Branch
Looking for help researching a topic for school or finding and applying for college scholarships? Sign up for a one-on-one session. (30 min.) Preregister. 
01/07

01/14

01/21

01/28
Looking for help researching a topic for school or finding and applying for college scholarships? Sign up for a one-on-one session. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

English Exchange

Wellington Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/06

01/13

01/27
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

French Conversation Group for Beginners

Wellington Branch
Practice speaking French in a fun and informal atmosphere. In collaboration with Alliance Francophone of Palm Beaches. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/13
Practice speaking French in a fun and informal atmosphere. In collaboration with Alliance Francophone of Palm Beaches. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Reading Buddies Winter 2020 Session Registration

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Children are paired with a teen volunteer to practice reading and play literacy games. Registration for winter starts Mon, Jan 13 at 4:00 pm. Grades 1-5. Limit 10. First come, first served. 
01/13
Children are paired with a teen volunteer to practice reading and play literacy games. Registration for winter starts Mon, Jan 13 at 4:00 pm. Grades 1-5. Limit 10. First come, first served. 
Jan 2020

Girls Who Code: 3rd-5th Grade Club

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Open to girls and boys! Let's read, explore and code together with activities from the Girls Who Code organization. Grades 3-5. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/13
Open to girls and boys! Let's read, explore and code together with activities from the Girls Who Code organization. Grades 3-5. (60 min.) Preregister. 

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