Activity Information
Mar 2020

Letters to Our Military

West Boca Branch
Remember our service members by making a card or special note to thank them. Use our paper, markers, colored pencils and stickers to show them that you care. All ages. (90 min.) 
03/14
Remember our service members by making a card or special note to thank them. Use our paper, markers, colored pencils and stickers to show them that you care. All ages. (90 min.) 
Mar 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. 
03/07

03/14

03/21

03/28
Often referred to as "meditation in motion." Wear comfortable clothing and flat shoes. Basic skills required. Ages 12 & up. Limit 25. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Play Dough Play Date

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Knead, roll and mold using our supply of Play-Doh and play dough tools. (Play-Doh contains wheat products.) Ages 4-7. Limit 20. (45 min.) Preregister. 
03/13

03/13
Knead, roll and mold using our supply of Play-Doh and play dough tools. (Play-Doh contains wheat products.) Ages 4-7. Limit 20. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Shimmery Shamrocks & Leaping Leprechauns

Jupiter Branch
Wear some lucky green and celebrate St. Patrick's Day with stories, music, crafts and a treat bag to take home. Ages 3-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
03/13
Wear some lucky green and celebrate St. Patrick's Day with stories, music, crafts and a treat bag to take home. Ages 3-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Spanish Exchange for Beginners

Tequesta Branch
Learn key vocabulary words, practice simple expressions in Spanish about time, places, food, introducing yourself and more in a fun an informal environment. (60 min.) Preregister. 
03/13

03/27
Learn key vocabulary words, practice simple expressions in Spanish about time, places, food, introducing yourself and more in a fun an informal environment. (60 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

Sewing Lab

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Bring your current project, practice sewing using one of our sewing machines or bring your own. Some basic materials provided. Ages 16 & up. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
03/13
Bring your current project, practice sewing using one of our sewing machines or bring your own. Some basic materials provided. Ages 16 & up. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Veterans Services of PBC

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Meet with representative Andy Reese to answer brief questions and learn about services. First come, first served. (4 hr.) 
03/13
Meet with representative Andy Reese to answer brief questions and learn about services. First come, first served. (4 hr.) 
Mar 2020

English Exchange

Loula V. York Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
03/13

03/27
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 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. 
03/13
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. 
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

Write! Read! Critique!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Aspiring writers, join this informal roundtable discussion to share and improve your craft. (2.5 hr.) Preregister. 
03/13

03/27
Aspiring writers, join this informal roundtable discussion to share and improve your craft. (2.5 hr.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Adventures in Reading: "Woman in the Dunes," by Kobo Abe 

Jupiter Branch
In a remote Japanese sand dune, a man is kept prisoner and forced to work to protect the village. His struggles to escape make a devious and addictive plot. (60 min.) Preregister. 
03/12
In a remote Japanese sand dune, a man is kept prisoner and forced to work to protect the village. His struggles to escape make a devious and addictive plot. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Stop-Motion Animation

Gardens Branch
Try your hand at scriptwriting, character development and stop-motion film making. Feel free to bring a few props and characters. Ages 8 & up. (90 min.) Preregister. 
03/12
Try your hand at scriptwriting, character development and stop-motion film making. Feel free to bring a few props and characters. Ages 8 & up. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Read4Respect Book Club: "She Persisited: 13 American Women Who Changed the World," by Chelsea Clinton 

Glades Road Branch
The Anti-Defamation League presents a Women's History Month book discussion. Ages 6-10. (45 min.) Preregister. 
03/12
The Anti-Defamation League presents a Women's History Month book discussion. Ages 6-10. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Pop-Up Maker Space: Sink or Swim?

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Design, build and test your aquatic vessels with a variety of supplies. Are you up to the challenge? Ages 8-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
03/12
Design, build and test your aquatic vessels with a variety of supplies. Are you up to the challenge? Ages 8-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs. Grades K-6. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
03/12 Cancelled

03/26
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs. Grades K-6. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Awesome Authors

Jupiter Branch
Identify story elements and create a spring garden inspired by "My Garden," by Kevin Henkes. Ages 3-5. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
03/12Preschoolers.Ages  3-5.

03/27Kindergarteners.Ages  4-6.
Identify story elements and create a spring garden inspired by "My Garden," by Kevin Henkes. Ages 3-5. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Writers' Critique Group

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Have a turn reading your work. Offer constructive criticism to others. Guidelines for presenting will be provided at the first session. Limit 15. (90 min.) 
03/12

03/26
Have a turn reading your work. Offer constructive criticism to others. Guidelines for presenting will be provided at the first session. Limit 15. (90 min.) 
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

Books & Kids! Bilingual Story Time

¡Libros y niños! Hora de cuentos bilingüe

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Jueves, 12 de marzo, 
3:30 pm

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fun in both English and Spanish. Edades 3-6. Cupo limitado. Ages 3-6. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
03/12
Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fun in both English and Spanish. Edades 3-6. Cupo limitado. Ages 3-6. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
Acompáñanos y disfrute de cuentos, canciones y rimas en inglés y español. Edades 3-6. Cupo limitado. (45 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
03/12
Mar 2020

Book-A-Librarian

Gardens Branch
Personalized attention in the areas of computer and mobile devices, and online resources, to name a few.  (45 min.) Preregister. 
03/05

03/05

03/05

03/12

03/12

03/12

03/19

03/19

03/19

03/26

03/26

03/26
Personalized attention in the areas of computer and mobile devices, and online resources, to name a few.  (45 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

PBC Documentary: Native America

Tequesta Branch
The series revels some of the most advanced cultures in human history and the Native American people who created it and whose legacy continues, unbroken today. (2 hr.) Preregister. Shown with permission. Not rated.
03/12
The series revels some of the most advanced cultures in human history and the Native American people who created it and whose legacy continues, unbroken today. (2 hr.) Preregister. Shown with permission. Not rated.
Mar 2020

Confronting Anxiety & Depression

Greenacres Branch
PBC Youth Services Department will explain how to identify symptoms of anxiety and depression among adult populations and suggest possible coping strategies. (60 min.) Preregister. 
03/12
PBC Youth Services Department will explain how to identify symptoms of anxiety and depression among adult populations and suggest possible coping strategies. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Coffee & Conversations

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Stop by for coffee and conversations with a panel of library staff. Staff and other library members can discuss all of their favorite reads and new releases. Refreshments provided. (60 min.) 
03/12
Stop by for coffee and conversations with a panel of library staff. Staff and other library members can discuss all of their favorite reads and new releases. Refreshments provided. (60 min.) 
Mar 2020

Book Discussion: "The World That We Knew," by Alice Hoffman 

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Copies available at the member services desk. Limit 20. (60 min.) Preregister. 
03/12
Copies available at the member services desk. Limit 20. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Book Discussion: "Night Circus," by Erin Morgenstern 

West Boynton Branch
Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) Preregister. 
03/12
Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Crafternoon

Gardens Branch
We provide the supplies, you provide the creativity! (60 min.) Preregister. 
03/12
We provide the supplies, you provide the creativity! (60 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

English Exchange

Belle Glade Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
03/05

03/12

03/19

03/26
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Adult Coloring Club

Glades Road Branch
Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Coloring pages and materials provided or bring your own coloring book. (60 min.) 
03/12
Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Coloring pages and materials provided or bring your own coloring book. (60 min.) 
Mar 2020

English Exchange

Acreage Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
03/05

03/12

03/19

03/26
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Beyond Fake News: Misinformation, Disinformation & Blatant Lies

Main Library
Learn how and why fake news is created and discover tools and tips to help you detect and prevent the spread of false and misleading information. (60 min.) Preregister. 
03/12
Learn how and why fake news is created and discover tools and tips to help you detect and prevent the spread of false and misleading information. (60 min.) Preregister. 
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

Asistencia individualizada

(Book-A-Librarian, in Spanish)

Lantana Road Branch
Jueves, 12 de marzo, 
11:00 am

Jueves, 19 de marzo, 
2:00 pm

¿Tiene dudas acerca del uso de computadoras o libros electrónicos? ¿Crear tu Curriculum Vitae? ¿Saber de los servicios bibliotecarios? Llama para hacer una cita (50 min.) 
03/12

03/19
¿Tiene dudas acerca del uso de computadoras o libros electrónicos? ¿Crear tu Curriculum Vitae? ¿Saber de los servicios bibliotecarios? Llama para hacer una cita (50 min.) 
Mar 2020

Preschool Playdate

West Boca Branch
Enjoy social time while playing with literacy toys and sensory activities. Ages 3-5. Limit 16. (60 min.) Preregister. 
03/12
Enjoy social time while playing with literacy toys and sensory activities. Ages 3-5. Limit 16. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

If We Ran the Library: Dr. Seuss Spectacular

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Show your love for Dr. Seuss by dressing up as your favorite character! Listen to some of his most beloved stories and make a silly Seuss craft to bring home. Ages 2-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
03/12
Show your love for Dr. Seuss by dressing up as your favorite character! Listen to some of his most beloved stories and make a silly Seuss craft to bring home. Ages 2-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Preschool Yoga

West Boynton Branch
Move and play like an animal - a waddling penguin and a ROARing lion. Practice poses and peaceful breathing in this wildly fun story time! Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister, beginning Thu, Feb 20. 
03/12
Move and play like an animal - a waddling penguin and a ROARing lion. Practice poses and peaceful breathing in this wildly fun story time! Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister, beginning Thu, Feb 20. 
Mar 2020

Boogie Woogie Time!

Loula V. York Branch
Music and movement, simple stories and creative activities for children and their parents. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
03/05Here Comes Spring I!

03/12Here Comes Spring II!
Music and movement, simple stories and creative activities for children and their parents. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Genealogy Lab

Glades Road Branch
Research your roots and get hands-on experience using the library's genealogy resources. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
03/12

03/19
Research your roots and get hands-on experience using the library's genealogy resources. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Baby Story & Sign

Jupiter Branch
Come learn the basics of sign language for your growing little one during this special story time! Ages 3-15 mos. Space is limited. (30 min.) Preregister. 
03/12
Come learn the basics of sign language for your growing little one during this special story time! Ages 3-15 mos. Space is limited. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

English Exchange

Lantana Road Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
03/04

03/11

03/18
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Mar 2020

Aranmore Academy of Irish Dance

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Watch a lively performance of traditional Irish dancing to usher in St. Patrick’s Day. (40 min.) Preregister. 
03/11
Watch a lively performance of traditional Irish dancing to usher in St. Patrick’s Day. (40 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Tai Chi for Balance

Tai chi para el equilibrio

Jupiter Branch
Miércoles, 04 de marzo, 
6:00 pm

Miércoles, 11 de marzo, 
6:00 pm

Miércoles, 18 de marzo, 
6:00 pm

Miércoles, 25 de marzo, 
6:00 pm

Referred to as “meditation in motion,” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear flat, closed heeled shoes. Cupo limitado. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
03/04

03/11

03/18

03/25
Referred to as “meditation in motion,” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear flat, closed heeled shoes. Cupo limitado. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
Conocido como "meditación en movimiento," el tai chi puede mejorar la salud, la atención plena y el equilibrio para la prevención de caídas. Use zapatos planos y cerrados. Cupo limitado. (55 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
03/04
03/11
03/18
03/25
Mar 2020

Feature Film

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
03/11"Duel." ©Universal Pictures. (90 min.)  PG 

03/25"Mad Max." ©Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc. (93 min.) 
Mar 2020

Teen Advisory Board (TAB)

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Are you looking for a volunteer opportunity? Plan and develop future events, brainstorm new ideas and share areas of interest. Earn community service hours. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
03/11
Are you looking for a volunteer opportunity? Plan and develop future events, brainstorm new ideas and share areas of interest. Earn community service hours. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Mar 2020

Leaning Tower of Pasta With 4-H

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Experiment with different structures to understand the effects that compression and tension forces have with respect to the structure's strength. Ages 7-17. (2 hr.) 
03/11
Experiment with different structures to understand the effects that compression and tension forces have with respect to the structure's strength. Ages 7-17. (2 hr.) 

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