Activity Information
Jan 2020

Adventures With Ms. Dez: Riot in the Rainforest

Gardens Branch
Follow the footsteps of wise elephant as he introduces his naughty neighbors. Learn about the values of obedience, asking permission and integrity. Ages 3-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/10
Follow the footsteps of wise elephant as he introduces his naughty neighbors. Learn about the values of obedience, asking permission and integrity. Ages 3-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Tai Chi for Beginners

Tequesta Branch
Learn the basic of tai chi that may improve your health and reduce stress. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Limit 12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/10

01/24
Learn the basic of tai chi that may improve your health and reduce stress. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Limit 12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Author Talk: "Five Thousand Years on the Loxahatchee: A Pictorial History of Jupiter/Tequesta, Florida," by James D. Snyder & Joshua A. Liller 

Jupiter Branch
Historian and co-author Josh Liller discusses the new edition. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/10
Historian and co-author Josh Liller discusses the new edition. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Friday Movie Magic

Wellington Branch
Popcorn provided. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. 
01/10"Pokémon Detective Pikachu." ©Warner Bros. (104 min.)  PG 

01/24"Abominable." ©Universal Pictures. (97 min.)  PG 
Popcorn provided. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. 
Jan 2020

Veterans Services of PBC

Glades Road Branch
Meet with representative Andy Reese to answer brief questions and learn about services. First come, first served. (3 hr.) 
01/10
Meet with representative Andy Reese to answer brief questions and learn about services. First come, first served. (3 hr.) 
Jan 2020

History of Jewish Music

West Boynton Branch
Roni Raab, host of the popular radio show “Shalom South Florida” will share information about the history of Jewish music. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/10
Roni Raab, host of the popular radio show “Shalom South Florida” will share information about the history of Jewish music. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Tiny Tot Art: Art for Toddlers

Greenacres Branch
Join us for a special art class designed specifically for little hands. Start the new year making cool snow friends. Ages 18-36 mos. (30 min.) Preregister. 
01/10
Join us for a special art class designed specifically for little hands. Start the new year making cool snow friends. Ages 18-36 mos. (30 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Preschool Story Time Special: Smitten With Snow

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
It's a "snow day" in South Florida! Hear stories, sing songs and chill while making a "cool" craft. Ages 2-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/10
It's a "snow day" in South Florida! Hear stories, sing songs and chill while making a "cool" craft. Ages 2-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

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

West Boynton 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.)
01/10

01/22
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

Write! Read! Critique!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Are you an aspiring writer looking for constructive feedback? Join us in this informal roundtable discussion where participants share and improve their craft. Refreshments provided. (2.5 hr.) Preregister. 
01/10

01/24
Are you an aspiring writer looking for constructive feedback? Join us in this informal roundtable discussion where participants share and improve their craft. Refreshments provided. (2.5 hr.) Preregister. 
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

Qigong & Tai Chi

Main Library
Qigong can be described as a mind-body-spirit practice that improves one's mental and physical health by integrating posture, movement and breathing techniques. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/09
Qigong can be described as a mind-body-spirit practice that improves one's mental and physical health by integrating posture, movement and breathing techniques. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Career Transitions

Wellington Branch
Explore this online resource that offers tools to enhance your job search. It provides templates for resumes and cover letters, interview tips and more. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/09
Explore this online resource that offers tools to enhance your job search. It provides templates for resumes and cover letters, interview tips and more. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Adventures in Reading

Jupiter Branch
Go on holiday down under with Liane Moriarty’s classic, "What Alice Forgot." Amnesia after a fall leads to mayhem, giving Alice a new perspective on life. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/09
Go on holiday down under with Liane Moriarty’s classic, "What Alice Forgot." Amnesia after a fall leads to mayhem, giving Alice a new perspective on life. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Crafts for Our Heroes

Gardens Branch
Thank a veteran with a crafty card or poster. Ages 10 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/09
Thank a veteran with a crafty card or poster. Ages 10 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Intelligent Investing With Value Line & Morningstar!

West Boynton Branch
Explore Value Line and Morningstar, online financial resources, that guide you through the process of making investing decisions. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/09
Explore Value Line and Morningstar, online financial resources, that guide you through the process of making investing decisions. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 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. 
01/09

01/23
Practice reading skills with licensed therapy dogs. Grades K-6. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

LEGO® Bricks: Winter Scenes

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Imagine, build and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/09
Imagine, build and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Reading Buddies

Main Library
Children in grades K-5 work with a teen to improve their reading skills. Applications are available at the children's services desk. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/09

01/16

01/23

01/30
Children in grades K-5 work with a teen to improve their reading skills. Applications are available at the children's services desk. Grades K-5. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Nov 2019

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.) 
11/07

11/21

12/05

12/19

01/09

01/23
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.) 
Jan 2020

Awesome Authors for Preschoolers

Jupiter Branch
Explore the wonders of winter with activities, crafts, and music inspired by Caralyn Buehner's book, "Snowmen at Night." Ages 3-5. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/09
Explore the wonders of winter with activities, crafts, and music inspired by Caralyn Buehner's book, "Snowmen at Night." Ages 3-5. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Artsy Kids

Lantana Road Branch
Have fun creating and learning about art while building your portfolio. Ages 5-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/07Self-portraits.

01/08Vision Board collage.

01/09Paint a Pet.
Have fun creating and learning about art while building your portfolio. Ages 5-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Books & Kids! Bilingual Story Time

¡Libros y niños! Hora de cuentos bilingüe

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Jueves, 09 de enero, 
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. 
01/09
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. 
01/09
Jan 2020

Spanish Exchange: Basic

Lantana Road Branch
Become familiar with the language and learn to understand and speak basic phrases in Spanish. No previous knowledge of the language required. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/09
Become familiar with the language and learn to understand and speak basic phrases in Spanish. No previous knowledge of the language required. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Book-A-Librarian

Gardens Branch
Personalized attention in areas of computer and mobile devices, and online resources, to name a few. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/09

01/09

01/09

01/16

01/16

01/16

01/23

01/23

01/23

01/30

01/30

01/30
Personalized attention in areas of computer and mobile devices, and online resources, to name a few. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

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

Glades Road 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.)
01/09
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

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.) 
01/09
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.) 
Jan 2020

Alfred Hitchcock Film Festival

West Boca Branch
A selection of Hitchcock's best suspense films. 
01/02"North by Northwest." ©Warner Bros. (136 min.)  Not rated. 

01/09"The 39 Steps." ©Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc. (87 min.)  Not rated. 

01/16"Torn Curtain." ©Universal Pictures. (125 min.)  PG 

01/23"Rope." ©Universal Pictures. (80 min.)  PG 

01/30"The Birds." ©Universal Pictures. (120 min.)  PG-13 
A selection of Hitchcock's best suspense films. 
Jan 2020

Book Discussion: "This Tender Land," by William Kent Krueger 

West Boynton Branch
Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/09
Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Crafternoon

Gardens Branch
We provide the supplies, you provide the creativity! (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/09
We provide the supplies, you provide the creativity! (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

English Exchange

Acreage Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/09

01/16

01/23

01/30
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

English Exchange

Belle Glade Branch
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/09

01/16

01/23

01/30
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Painting Class

Tequesta Branch
Learn basic painting, composition and color mixing. Materials provided. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/09

01/23
Learn basic painting, composition and color mixing. Materials provided. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

How to Start a Business

Lantana Road Branch
Learn the necessary steps to start, run and grow a small business. Presented by the Florida Women's Business Center. (90 min.) Preregister. 
01/09
Learn the necessary steps to start, run and grow a small business. Presented by the Florida Women's Business Center. (90 min.) 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

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. 
01/09I Have a Dream I!

01/16I Have a Dream II!

01/23Kindness Matters I.

01/30Kindness Matters II.
Music and movement, simple stories and creative activities for children and their parents. Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Gentle Mat Pilates

Main Library
Full-body conditioning: flexibility and muscle strengthening. Participants may use a chair. Wear comfortable, loose clothing. All levels are welcome. (60 min.) Preregister. 
01/08
Full-body conditioning: flexibility and muscle strengthening. Participants may use a chair. Wear comfortable, loose clothing. All levels are welcome. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Dec 2019

Gentle Mat Pilates

Main Library
Full-body conditioning: flexibility and muscle strengthening. Participants may use a chair. Wear comfortable, loose clothing. All levels are welcome. (60 min.) Preregister. 
12/11

01/08

02/12

04/08
Full-body conditioning: flexibility and muscle strengthening. Participants may use a chair. Wear comfortable, loose clothing. All levels are welcome. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Book Discussion: "My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She's Sorry," by Fredrik Backman 

Wellington Branch
Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) 
01/08
Copies available at the research services desk. (60 min.) 
Jan 2020

English Exchange

Lantana 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

Tai Chi for Balance

Tai chi para el equilibrio

Jupiter Branch
Miércoles, 08 de enero, 
6:00 pm

Miércoles, 15 de enero, 
6:00 pm

Miércoles, 22 de enero, 
6:00 pm

Miércoles, 29 de enero, 
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. 
01/08

01/15

01/22

01/29
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. 
01/08
01/15
01/22
01/29
Jan 2020

Mahjong Night

Acreage Branch
Get together with other Mahjong players for a night of fun! Space is limited. (2.5 hr.) Preregister. 
01/08

01/28
Get together with other Mahjong players for a night of fun! Space is limited. (2.5 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Ukelele Learn & Jam

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Join Cheri Lindroth for a lesson followed by a jam and singalong session. Bring your ukulele and music stand. All welcome to listen or sing along! (2 hr.) Preregister. 
01/08
Join Cheri Lindroth for a lesson followed by a jam and singalong session. Bring your ukulele and music stand. All welcome to listen or sing along! (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

Adult Coloring Club

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Come join other enthusiasts for fun and relaxation. Coloring pages and materials provided or bring your own. (60 min.) 
01/08
Come join other enthusiasts for fun and relaxation. Coloring pages and materials provided or bring your own. (60 min.) 
Jan 2020

Pop-Up Makerspace: Snap Circuits

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Learn about electricity by connecting circuits to create an array of projects in a snap! Ages 7-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
01/08
Learn about electricity by connecting circuits to create an array of projects in a snap! Ages 7-12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Jan 2020

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 anytime. Ages 16 & up. (3.5 hr.) 
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. Drop in anytime. Ages 16 & up. (3.5 hr.) 

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