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Activity Information
Apr 2019

English Exchange

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

04/11

04/18

04/25
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

1960s Film Festival

West Boca Branch
04/04"The Odd Couple." ©Paramount Pictures. (105 min.) 

04/11"Blue Hawaii." ©Paramount Pictures. (103 min.)  Not rated. 

04/18"Guess Who's Coming to Dinner." ©Columbia Pictures Industries. (108 min.)  Not rated. 

04/25"2001: A Space Odyssey." ©Warner Bros. (139 min.) 
Apr 2019

Crafternoon

Gardens Branch
We provide the supplies, you provide the creativity! (60 min.) Preregister. 
04/11
We provide the supplies, you provide the creativity! (60 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

Button & Bead Pet Art

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Create a design of your favorite pet using beads and buttons. Please specify your pet when you register for the craft class. Ages 16 & up. Limit 15. (90 min.) Preregister. 
04/11
Create a design of your favorite pet using beads and buttons. Please specify your pet when you register for the craft class. Ages 16 & up. Limit 15. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

Ancient Egypt: Land of First

Tequesta Branch
Be transported in time and place to Egypt 5,000 years ago, an era of discoveries and innovations in construction, medicine, astronomy and writing. Limit 25. (90 min.) Preregister. 
04/11
Be transported in time and place to Egypt 5,000 years ago, an era of discoveries and innovations in construction, medicine, astronomy and writing. Limit 25. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

Book Discussion: "Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane," by Lisa See 

West Boynton Branch
Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) Preregister. 
04/11
Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

English Exchange

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

04/11

04/18

04/25
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

Papercraft Flowers

Lantana Road Branch
Fling in to spring by making paper buds and blooms. All materials provided. Limit 20. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
04/11
Fling in to spring by making paper buds and blooms. All materials provided. Limit 20. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

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 comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Limit 30. (60 min.) Preregister. 
04/02

04/02

04/04

04/04

04/09

04/09

04/11

04/11

04/16

04/16

04/18

04/18

04/23

04/23

04/25

04/25

04/30

04/30
Often referred to as “meditation in motion,” Tai Chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Limit 30. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

Book-A-Librarian

Gardens Branch
Personalized attention in areas of computer and mobile devices, genealogy and online resources, to name a few.  (30 min.) Preregister. 
04/04

04/04

04/04

04/04

04/11

04/11

04/11

04/11

04/18

04/18

04/18

04/18

04/25

04/25

04/25

04/25
Personalized attention in areas of computer and mobile devices, genealogy and online resources, to name a few.  (30 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

AARP Tax Help

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Individualized help to taxpayers with low and moderate incomes. Special attention to ages 60 and older. Bring current tax documents and last year’s returns. First come, first served. (4 hr.) 
04/04

04/05

04/11

04/12
Individualized help to taxpayers with low and moderate incomes. Special attention to ages 60 and older. Bring current tax documents and last year’s returns. First come, first served. (4 hr.) 
Apr 2019

Boogie Woogie Time!

Loula V. York Branch
Children and their parents are invited for music, movement and simple crafts! Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
04/04Sea Creatures II.

04/11For the Love of Poetry I!

04/18For the Love of Poetry II!

04/25Love Your Mother (Earth) I.
Children and their parents are invited for music, movement and simple crafts! Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

Book-A-Librarian

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
One-on-one technology training for computers, tablets, e-readers and phones. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
04/03

04/03

04/04

04/10

04/10

04/11

04/17

04/17

04/18

04/24

04/24

04/25
One-on-one technology training for computers, tablets, e-readers and phones. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
Apr 2019

National Library Week: Family Photo Scavenger Hunt

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Use a phone, tablet or digital camera to snap the seven items on our list. Win a small prize and enter a drawing for a gift card! Ages 2-17.
04/07

04/08

04/09

04/10

04/11

04/12

04/13
Use a phone, tablet or digital camera to snap the seven items on our list. Win a small prize and enter a drawing for a gift card! Ages 2-17.
Apr 2019

Landlord/Tenant Law

Glades Road Branch
Presented by an attorney from the PBC Bar Association. Covers the rights and responsibilities of the landlord/tenant and court procedures in a lawsuit. (60 min.) Preregister. 
04/10
Presented by an attorney from the PBC Bar Association. Covers the rights and responsibilities of the landlord/tenant and court procedures in a lawsuit. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

English Exchange

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

04/10

04/17

04/24
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Apr 2019

Book Discussion: "The Kiss Quotient," by Helen Hoang 

Wellington Branch
Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) 
04/10
Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) 
Apr 2019

Backyard Pests: The Good, the Bad & the Ugly.

Gardens Branch
With Master Gardener Brian Forchheimer. Q&A session to follow.  (45 min.) Preregister. 
04/10
With Master Gardener Brian Forchheimer. Q&A session to follow.  (45 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

Anime Nation

Wellington Branch
View new anime titles in Japanese with English subtitles. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. Limit 25. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
04/10
View new anime titles in Japanese with English subtitles. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. Limit 25. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
Apr 2019

Paint a Poem!

Loula V. York Branch
Children, teens and parents are invited to illustrate a favorite poem! Poems will be read to spark ideas for paintings and we'd love to know your favorite poet! All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
04/10
Children, teens and parents are invited to illustrate a favorite poem! Poems will be read to spark ideas for paintings and we'd love to know your favorite poet! All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

Dungeons & Dragons

Acreage Branch
Adventure in the world of Dungeons & Dragons with fellow wizards and warriors. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited.
04/06 (2.5 hr.) 

04/10Introductory Adventure: Magic School Mishap! (3 hr.) 

04/27 (2.5 hr.) 
Adventure in the world of Dungeons & Dragons with fellow wizards and warriors. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited.
Apr 2019

Flower Garden

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
"April Showers Bring May Flowers". Come plant seeds and watch your garden grow. (60 min.) 
04/10
"April Showers Bring May Flowers". Come plant seeds and watch your garden grow. (60 min.) 
Apr 2019

Knit & Crochet With Project Linus

Royal Palm Beach Branch
The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. Drop in for all or part of the time. Snacks provided. Ages 16 & up. (3.5 hr.) 
04/03

04/10

04/17

04/24
The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. Drop in for all or part of the time. Snacks provided. Ages 16 & up. (3.5 hr.) 
Apr 2019

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Practice reading with licensed therapy dogs. Sign up for your 15 minutes with a furry listener. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
04/10

04/27
Practice reading with licensed therapy dogs. Sign up for your 15 minutes with a furry listener. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

Chess Club

West Boynton Branch
Challenge your friends to a friendly game of chess. Basic game knowledge is required. Ages 8-12. (60 min.) 
04/03

04/10

04/17

04/24
Challenge your friends to a friendly game of chess. Basic game knowledge is required. Ages 8-12. (60 min.) 
Apr 2019

STEAM: Chapter by Chapter

Tequesta Branch
Each week we will read and discuss excerpts from "Garbage Island," by Fred Koehler followed by a STEAM activity inspired by the characters' exploits. Ages 7-12. Limit 12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
04/10

04/17

04/24
Each week we will read and discuss excerpts from "Garbage Island," by Fred Koehler followed by a STEAM activity inspired by the characters' exploits. Ages 7-12. Limit 12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

Who’s That Pokémon?

Belle Glade Branch
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. Snacks provided. All ages. (60 min.) 
04/10
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade and make new friends. Snacks provided. All ages. (60 min.) 
Apr 2019

LEGO® Bricks & More

Gardens Branch
Build, imagine and play with our collection of LEGO® bricks; jumbo blocks available. Ages 1-10. (60 min.) Preregister. 
04/10
Build, imagine and play with our collection of LEGO® bricks; jumbo blocks available. Ages 1-10. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

Mighty Girls: A Celebration of Strong Women

Main Library
Boys and girls are invited to this empowering event meant to celebrate all the amazing women in our lives. Inspiring crafts and games provided. Ages 5 & up. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
04/10
Boys and girls are invited to this empowering event meant to celebrate all the amazing women in our lives. Inspiring crafts and games provided. Ages 5 & up. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
Apr 2019

Spanish Exchange: Intermediate

Lantana Road Branch
Practice speaking Spanish in conversations about food, travel, news and more. Intermediate knowledge of the language is required. Limit 12. (90 min.) Preregister. 
04/10

04/24
Practice speaking Spanish in conversations about food, travel, news and more. Intermediate knowledge of the language is required. Limit 12. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

LEGO® Bricks

Wellington Branch
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-12. Limit 25. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
04/10
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-12. Limit 25. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
Apr 2019

English Exchange

Jupiter Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
04/03

04/10

04/17

04/24
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

Healthy Living for Your Brain & Body

Greenacres Branch
Join the Alzheimer's Association to learn about research in the areas of diet and nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and social engagement. (60 min.) Preregister. 
04/10
Join the Alzheimer's Association to learn about research in the areas of diet and nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and social engagement. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

Crochet Collective

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Learn beginning techniques or bring current projects to share and work on. Beginners bring an H hook and light colored worsted yarn. (90 min.) Preregister. 
04/10
Learn beginning techniques or bring current projects to share and work on. Beginners bring an H hook and light colored worsted yarn. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

Movie Matinee

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
04/10"Logan Lucky." ©Bleaker Street Media. (119 min.)  PG-13 

04/24"Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle." ©Columbia Pictures Industries. (119 min.)  PG-13 
Apr 2019

How to Read & Understand Modern Poetry

West Boca Branch
Contemporary poets often speak to us at the edges of language. Carmine Giordano will read and discuss some outstanding poems. Limit 25. (90 min.) Preregister. 
04/10
Contemporary poets often speak to us at the edges of language. Carmine Giordano will read and discuss some outstanding poems. Limit 25. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

Contrast Duo: A Keyboard & Violin Performance

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Enjoy the diverse repertoire of the Contrast Duo, an award-winning piano and violin ensemble. (60 min.) Preregister. 
04/10
Enjoy the diverse repertoire of the Contrast Duo, an award-winning piano and violin ensemble. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

cloudLibrary Demonstration

Glades Road Branch
Learn more about our new e-book app, cloudLibrary. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
04/03

04/10

04/17

04/24
Learn more about our new e-book app, cloudLibrary. First come, first served. (60 min.) 
Apr 2019

Adult Coloring Club

Club de colorear para adultos

Main Library
Miércoles, 10 de abril, 
2:00 pm

Miércoles, 24 de abril, 
2:00 pm

Coloring pages and materials provided, or bring your own coloring book. (90 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
04/10

04/24
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. 
04/10
04/24
Apr 2019

The Great Courses® DVD Lecture Series

Gardens Branch
Foundations of Western Civilization. (2 hr.) Preregister. Shown with permission. Not rated.
04/03From Greek Religion to Socratic Philosophy. Plato and Aristotle. The Failure of the Polis and the Rise of Alexander. The Hellenistic World. 

04/10Jesus and the New Testament. The Emergence of a Christian Church. Late Antiquity - Crisis and Response. Barbarians and Emperors. 

04/17The Emergence of the Catholic Church. Christian Culture in Late Antiquity. Muhammad and Islam. The Birth of Byzantium. 

04/24Barbarian Kingdoms in the West. The World of Charlemagne. The Carolingian Renaissance. The Expansion of Europe. 
Foundations of Western Civilization. (2 hr.) Preregister. Shown with permission. Not rated.
Apr 2019

English Exchange

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
04/03

04/10

04/17

04/24
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

Adult Coloring Club

West Boynton Branch
Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Color pages and materials provided or bring your own coloring book. (60 min.) Preregister. 
04/10
Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Color pages and materials provided or bring your own coloring book. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Apr 2019

English Exchange

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

04/10

04/17

04/24
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) 
Apr 2019

Chair Yoga

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Learn relaxation methods and exercise with certified Kripalu yoga instructor Carol Dias. Bring water and wear comfortable clothing. (60 min.) Preregister. 
04/10
Learn relaxation methods and exercise with certified Kripalu yoga instructor Carol Dias. Bring water and wear comfortable clothing. (60 min.) Preregister. 

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