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Dec 2019

Are You Board? Game On!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Gather your friends or make new ones, as we discover new games and reacquaint ourselves with old favorites. Ages 12 & up. (90 min.) 
12/10

12/28
Gather your friends or make new ones, as we discover new games and reacquaint ourselves with old favorites. Ages 12 & up. (90 min.) 
Dec 2019

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. 
12/10
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. 
Dec 2019

Fancy Fingers: Holiday Nail Art

Belle Glade Branch
Bring a friend to practice various holly-jolly trends. Supplies provided. Grades 5-12. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
12/10
Bring a friend to practice various holly-jolly trends. Supplies provided. Grades 5-12. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
Dec 2019

Holly Jolly Holiday Craft Corner

Royal Palm Beach Branch
'Tis the season for creating! Make seasonal crafts with materials from our craft closet. Ages 2 & up. (60 min.) 
12/10
'Tis the season for creating! Make seasonal crafts with materials from our craft closet. Ages 2 & up. (60 min.) 
Dec 2019

Drop-In Coloring Club: Happy Holidays

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Drop into our Coloring Club and color your cares away! We’ll have coloring sheets, crayons, markers, colored pencils and more. All ages. (45 min.) 
12/10
Drop into our Coloring Club and color your cares away! We’ll have coloring sheets, crayons, markers, colored pencils and more. All ages. (45 min.) 
Dec 2019

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. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
12/10
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. Ages 9-12. Limit 20. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

A Visit From Daggerwing Nature Center

Glades Road Branch
Meet alligators and learn about their habitats. Ages 5 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
12/10
Meet alligators and learn about their habitats. Ages 5 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

December Crafternoon

West Boca Branch
Celebrate the holidays with us by making a fun craft or two with friends and family. Ages 3-9. (60 min.) 
12/10
Celebrate the holidays with us by making a fun craft or two with friends and family. Ages 3-9. (60 min.) 
Dec 2019

Winter Windows

Wellington Branch
Create a serene window mosaic for the season using tissue paper and other craft materials. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
12/10
Create a serene window mosaic for the season using tissue paper and other craft materials. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (45 min.) 
Dec 2019

Winter Snowflakes

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Create a unique snowflake to bring in winter! Snowflakes will be used for the Winter Wonderland Ball. Ages 7-12. First come, first served. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/10

12/20
Create a unique snowflake to bring in winter! Snowflakes will be used for the Winter Wonderland Ball. Ages 7-12. First come, first served. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

Acreage Branch
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs who can’t wait for you to read them a story. Grades K-6. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
12/03

12/10
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs who can’t wait for you to read them a story. Grades K-6. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Holiday Glitter Houses

Jupiter Branch
Make a miniature glitter house from our supplies. These festive, retro-style Putz houses will brighten your holiday. A tree is included! Limit 12. (90 min.) Preregister. 
12/10
Make a miniature glitter house from our supplies. These festive, retro-style Putz houses will brighten your holiday. A tree is included! Limit 12. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Become a Microsoft Publisher Pro

Acreage Branch
Make your next party fabulous! Learn to design invitations, banners, flyers, menus and more. Some computer experience required. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
12/10
Make your next party fabulous! Learn to design invitations, banners, flyers, menus and more. Some computer experience required. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

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. 
12/03

12/10

12/17
Personalized attention in areas of computers, mobile devices, genealogy, online resources and more. Space is limited. First come, first served. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Tabletop Tuesdays

Juegos de mesa

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

Martes, 10 de diciembre, 
2:00 pm

Martes, 17 de diciembre, 
2:00 pm

Martes, 31 de diciembre, 
2:00 pm

Lovers of Scrabble, Rummikub, dominoes and other tabletop classics, unite! (2 hr.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
12/03

12/10

12/17

12/31
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. 
12/03
12/10
12/17
12/31
Dec 2019

Traveling Through Jewish Europe & Asia

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Author and travel writer Ben G. Frank talks about his journey through Jewish cities, such as Paris, Vienna and Budapest. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/10
Author and travel writer Ben G. Frank talks about his journey through Jewish cities, such as Paris, Vienna and Budapest. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Art for Adults: Art Show Open Studios

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Are you an AfA regular? Bring your favorite pieces to this month's open studios to tweak, get ready and submit for selection into our Second Art Showing. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) Preregister. 
12/03

12/10

12/17
Are you an AfA regular? Bring your favorite pieces to this month's open studios to tweak, get ready and submit for selection into our Second Art Showing. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Script in Hand Players Present "Conversations"

West Boynton Branch
A talented group of local actors perform three short humorous and bittersweet plays. Includes a talkback with the cast after the show. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/10
A talented group of local actors perform three short humorous and bittersweet plays. Includes a talkback with the cast after the show. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Memoirs: Bits & Pieces of Your Life

Gardens Branch
Turn writing into a fun experience with facilitator Marjorie Most. (90 min.) Preregister. 
12/10
Turn writing into a fun experience with facilitator Marjorie Most. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

English Exchange

Greenacres Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
12/03

12/10

12/17
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Dec 2019

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. 
12/03

12/05

12/10

12/12

12/17

12/19
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. 
Dec 2019

Healthcare Enrollment Assistance One-On-One Sessions

Lantana Road Branch
Do you need health insurance? The Healthcare Open Enrollment window runs from Nov 01 - Dec 15. Navigators will be on-site to provide enrollment assistance. (4 hr.) Call 1-877-553-7453 to schedule an appointment. 
12/02

12/03

12/07

12/09

12/10

12/14
Do you need health insurance? The Healthcare Open Enrollment window runs from Nov 01 - Dec 15. Navigators will be on-site to provide enrollment assistance. (4 hr.) Call 1-877-553-7453 to schedule an appointment. 
Dec 2019

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. 
12/03

12/05

12/10

12/12

12/17

12/19
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. 
Dec 2019

Baby Sensory Playtime

West Boynton Branch
Stimulate your little one’s senses and encourage them to explore with various sensory playtime activities. Ages 0-12 mos. (40 min.) Preregister. 
12/10
Stimulate your little one’s senses and encourage them to explore with various sensory playtime activities. Ages 0-12 mos. (40 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Rhythm Explorers

Lantana Road Branch
Get your wiggles out! An amazing and active journey through sound and music. Bring a water bottle. Ages 2-4. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/10

12/31
Get your wiggles out! An amazing and active journey through sound and music. Bring a water bottle. Ages 2-4. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Toddler Sensory Stations

West Boynton Branch
Toddlers will rotate through a variety of stations, all to stimulate their senses and encourage them to explore. Ages 13-35 mos. Limit 25. (40 min.) Preregister. 
12/10
Toddlers will rotate through a variety of stations, all to stimulate their senses and encourage them to explore. Ages 13-35 mos. Limit 25. (40 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 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. 
12/03Celebrate Love!

12/10Celebrate Joy!

12/17Winter Wonderland I.
Simple stories and creative activities for our youngest members and their parents! Ages 1-2. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 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.
12/04

12/10

12/11

12/17
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.
Dec 2019

25 Days of Reading: Read-A-Thon

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
As an annual season of Christmas programming, we wanted to follow suit and encourage our young readers. 'Tis the season to be reading! 
12/02

12/03

12/04

12/05

12/06

12/07

12/09

12/10

12/11

12/12

12/13

12/14

12/16

12/17

12/18

12/19

12/20

12/21

12/23

12/26

12/27

12/28

12/30

12/31
As an annual season of Christmas programming, we wanted to follow suit and encourage our young readers. 'Tis the season to be reading! 
Dec 2019

English Exchange

Wellington Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
12/02

12/09

12/16
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Dec 2019

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. 
12/09
Practice speaking French in a fun and informal atmosphere. In collaboration with Alliance Francophone of Palm Beaches. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Stomp Rockets With 4-H Club of PBC

Belle Glade Branch
Demonstrate Newton's Third Law of Motion by building and launching rockets with different types of fins to learn about drag, lift and flight distance. Ages 7 & up. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
12/09
Demonstrate Newton's Third Law of Motion by building and launching rockets with different types of fins to learn about drag, lift and flight distance. Ages 7 & up. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
Dec 2019

Coding With Tech Toys: Bee-Bots®

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Learn concepts of control, logic and programming with fun games and activities. Ages 9-14. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
12/09
Learn concepts of control, logic and programming with fun games and activities. Ages 9-14. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Smokey the Bear Is Here!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
It’s the 75th anniversary of Smokey the Bear! Take a picture with our friend, learn about all about him and his very important message of fire safety. Ages 4 & up. (30 min.) Preregister. 
12/09
It’s the 75th anniversary of Smokey the Bear! Take a picture with our friend, learn about all about him and his very important message of fire safety. Ages 4 & up. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Musical Toddlers & Tykes

Acreage Branch
Jam along to favorite story time songs with instruments. Ages 0-4. (30 min.) 
12/09
Jam along to favorite story time songs with instruments. Ages 0-4. (30 min.) 
Dec 2019

STEAM: Exploring Biomes

Main Library
Discover different biomes of the earth in this engaging hands-on activity! Ages 6-10. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/02Jungles & Rainforests.

12/09Deserts.

12/16Oceans.

12/30Alpine & Mountains.
Discover different biomes of the earth in this engaging hands-on activity! Ages 6-10. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

The Great Courses® DVD Lecture Series

Greenacres Branch
History's Greatest Voyages of Exploration.  A Deep-Sea Dive Into the Mariana Trench. The Race to Outer Space. (60 min.) Preregister. Shown with permission. Not rated.
12/09
History's Greatest Voyages of Exploration.  A Deep-Sea Dive Into the Mariana Trench. The Race to Outer Space. (60 min.) Preregister. Shown with permission. Not rated.
Dec 2019

Fall Prevention Program

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Includes balance testing, a talk about home safety, tai chi for better balance demonstrations and how tai chi strengthens muscles. Presented by the Area Agency on Aging. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
12/09
Includes balance testing, a talk about home safety, tai chi for better balance demonstrations and how tai chi strengthens muscles. Presented by the Area Agency on Aging. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Coffee & Conversations

West Boynton Branch
Stop by for coffee and conversations with library staff. Staff will discuss and recommend favorite genres and new releases with library members. Refreshments provided. (90 min.) 
12/09
Stop by for coffee and conversations with library staff. Staff will discuss and recommend favorite genres and new releases with library members. Refreshments provided. (90 min.) 
Dec 2019

Line Dancing

Glades Road Branch
Beginners and experienced line dancers will learn new line dances to keep you movin' and groovin'. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/09
Beginners and experienced line dancers will learn new line dances to keep you movin' and groovin'. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

English Exchange

West Boca Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
12/02

12/09

12/16
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Dec 2019

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. 
12/09
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. 
Dec 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. 
12/08
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. 
Dec 2019

DIY Decoupage Box

Main Library
Design and decorate a gift box, a fabulous present for yourself or a friend. Ages 4 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/08
Design and decorate a gift box, a fabulous present for yourself or a friend. Ages 4 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Sahaja Meditation

Acreage Branch
This time-honored technique reduces stress, brings better focus and helps you become more balanced. Ages 16 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/08
This time-honored technique reduces stress, brings better focus and helps you become more balanced. Ages 16 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

West Boynton Branch
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs who can’t wait for you to read them a story. Call or stop by to sign up for a 15-minute slot. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
12/02

12/08
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs who can’t wait for you to read them a story. Call or stop by to sign up for a 15-minute slot. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Library Time for Children With Special Needs

Gardens Branch
A before-hours opportunity to use the library in a calm, stress-free environment. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/08
A before-hours opportunity to use the library in a calm, stress-free environment. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Sensory Friendly Browsing Hours

Tiempo silencioso y amigable para la búsqueda de materiales

Lantana Road Branch
Domingo, 08 de diciembre, 
10:30 am

Special library hours designed to provide a quieter and calmer environment for children and teens with special needs and their families. Music time too. Edades 0-17. Cupo limitado. Ages 0-17. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
12/08
Special library hours designed to provide a quieter and calmer environment for children and teens with special needs and their families. Music time too. Edades 0-17. Cupo limitado. Ages 0-17. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
Horas especiales de la biblioteca diseñadas para proveer un ambiente más tranquilo y sereno para niños y adolescentes con necesidades especiales y sus familias. Edades 0-17. Cupo limitado. (90 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
12/08

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