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Activity Information
Sep 2019

Crafternoon: Brick Bookends

Acreage Branch
Use paint and bricks to create bookends that look like gilded books. Dress to get messy. Ages 15 & up. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
09/10
Use paint and bricks to create bookends that look like gilded books. Dress to get messy. Ages 15 & up. Space is limited. (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Tai Chi for Balance: Beginner

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. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. 
09/03

09/05

09/10

09/12

09/17

09/19

09/24

09/26
Often referred to as “meditation in motion” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Tai Chi for Balance: Intermediate

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. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. 
09/03

09/05

09/10

09/12

09/17

09/19

09/24

09/26
Often referred to as “meditation in motion” tai chi can enhance health, mindfulness and balance for fall prevention. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Space is limited. (55 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

FAU CARD: Little Owls Parent Training on Autism

Main Library
Free three-day training on autism for parents of children up to age 6. Register at https://summitlibrarysept.eventbrite.com or email baldwinw@fau.edu.  (3 hr.) Preregister. 
09/03

09/10

09/17
Free three-day training on autism for parents of children up to age 6. Register at https://summitlibrarysept.eventbrite.com or email baldwinw@fau.edu.  (3 hr.) Preregister. 
Sep 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. 
09/10Happy School Year II!

09/17It's Party Time I!

09/24It's Party Time II!
Simple stories and creative activities for our youngest members and their parents! Ages 1-2. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 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. Space is limited. (30 min.) Call to make an appointment.
09/04

09/10

09/11

09/17

09/18

09/24
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.
Sep 2019

Pajamarama Story Time: We Wear Underwear!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Wear your favorite PJs (and your underwear) and listen to silly stories, songs and fingerplays all about what you wear under there! Make a craft to bring home. Ages 3-6. (45 min.) Preregister. 
09/09
Wear your favorite PJs (and your underwear) and listen to silly stories, songs and fingerplays all about what you wear under there! Make a craft to bring home. Ages 3-6. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Chess Club

Wellington Branch
Basic game knowledge is required. (2 hr.) 
09/09
Basic game knowledge is required. (2 hr.) 
Sep 2019

STEM: Robot Turtles®

Belle Glade Branch
Play with adorable robots while you learn basic logic and programming skills. Ages 4 & up. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
09/09
Play with adorable robots while you learn basic logic and programming skills. Ages 4 & up. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Storytelling: I'll Tell You Mine, If You'll Tell Me Yours

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Join storyteller Vera Fried and have fun sharing your stories and hearing from others. (60 min.) 
09/09
Join storyteller Vera Fried and have fun sharing your stories and hearing from others. (60 min.) 
Sep 2019

Reading Buddies Fall Session 2019 Registration

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Children are paired with a teen volunteer to practice reading and play literacy games. Registration for fall starts Mon, Sep 09, 4:00 pm. Grades 1-5. Limit 10. First come, first served. 
09/09
Children are paired with a teen volunteer to practice reading and play literacy games. Registration for fall starts Mon, Sep 09, 4:00 pm. Grades 1-5. Limit 10. First come, first served. 
Sep 2019

Keep Calm & Color: Fall

Gardens Branch
Enjoy a relaxing afternoon coloring Fall scenes. Ages 3 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/09
Enjoy a relaxing afternoon coloring Fall scenes. Ages 3 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

English Exchange

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

09/23

10/07

10/21

11/04

11/18

12/02

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

Monday Matinee: Mercury 13

Jupiter Branch
"Mercury 13." ©Fine Point Films. (78 min.) After rigorous testing in 1961, a small group of female pilots are asked to step aside when only men are selected for spaceflight. Preregister. Shown with permission. TV-PG
09/09
"Mercury 13." ©Fine Point Films. (78 min.) After rigorous testing in 1961, a small group of female pilots are asked to step aside when only men are selected for spaceflight. Preregister. Shown with permission. TV-PG
Sep 2019

The Great Courses® DVD Lecture Series

Greenacres Branch
History's Greatest Voyages of Exploration.  Sir John Franklin's Epic Disaster. Ida Pfeiffer - Victorian Extreme Traveler.Preregister. Shown with permission. Not rated.
09/09
History's Greatest Voyages of Exploration.  Sir John Franklin's Epic Disaster. Ida Pfeiffer - Victorian Extreme Traveler.Preregister. Shown with permission. Not rated.
Sep 2019

Animal Reading Friends (ARF)

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Practice reading with a licensed therapy dog. Sign up for your 10 minutes with a furry listener. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
09/09

09/23
Practice reading with a licensed therapy dog. Sign up for your 10 minutes with a furry listener. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
Sep 2019

Homework Club

Wellington Branch
Enjoy a quiet space to study, read and complete homework. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
09/09

09/16

09/23
Enjoy a quiet space to study, read and complete homework. Ages 5-12. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
Sep 2019

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. 
09/09
Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Coloring pages and materials provided or bring your own coloring book. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Zumbini: Dance & Play Together!

Acreage Branch
Jump into these trendy physical, musical classes for your little one and you. Ages 0-3. Space is limited. (45 min.) 
09/09

09/23
Jump into these trendy physical, musical classes for your little one and you. Ages 0-3. Space is limited. (45 min.) 
Sep 2019

Baby Play Date

Belle Glade Branch
Features toys, baby board books, puppets, rhymes and songs. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.) 
09/09

09/16

09/23

09/30
Features toys, baby board books, puppets, rhymes and songs. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.) 
Sep 2019

Current Events Discussion Group

Glades Road Branch
Facilitator Brenda Solomon discusses today’s hot topics. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/09

09/16
Facilitator Brenda Solomon discusses today’s hot topics. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Tai Chi

Lantana Road Branch
Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Certified instructor Dr. Richard Paul Tsang. Limit 30. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/08

09/22
Often referred to as “meditation in motion.” Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Certified instructor Dr. Richard Paul Tsang. Limit 30. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Treasure Coast 99s Present: Living History the First Lady Astronaut Trainees Mercury 13

Jupiter Branch
Women pilots of the Ninety-Nines will portray women astronaut trainees of Mercury 13, including Myrtle Kay Cagle, Jerrie Cobb and Jerri Sloan Truhill. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/08
Women pilots of the Ninety-Nines will portray women astronaut trainees of Mercury 13, including Myrtle Kay Cagle, Jerrie Cobb and Jerri Sloan Truhill. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Handmade Crafternoon

Main Library
Craft away the afternoon with an array of make and take crafts for the whole family! All ages. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
09/08
Craft away the afternoon with an array of make and take crafts for the whole family! All ages. First come, first served. (2 hr.) 
Sep 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. 
09/08
This time-honored technique reduces stress, brings better focus and helps you become more balanced. Ages 16 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Trivia Contest!

West Boca Branch
Teams of 2-6 will answer trivia questions and compete to win prizes. Bring your friends to form a team or join others and play along. Limit 40. Space is limited. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
09/08
Teams of 2-6 will answer trivia questions and compete to win prizes. Bring your friends to form a team or join others and play along. Limit 40. Space is limited. First come, first served. (90 min.) 
Sep 2019

Sunday Cinema

Gardens Branch
"Frida." ©Miramax. (118 min.) Preregister. R
09/08
"Frida." ©Miramax. (118 min.) Preregister. R
Sep 2019

National Grandparents Day

Gardens Branch
Let’s show our appreciation for the grandparents in our life by reading stories and making them a gift on this special day. Ages 4 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
09/08
Let’s show our appreciation for the grandparents in our life by reading stories and making them a gift on this special day. Ages 4 & up. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Sensory Friendly Browsing Hours

Tiempo silencioso y amigable para la búsqueda de materiales

Lantana Road Branch
Domingo, 07 de septiembre, 
10:30 am

Special library hours designed to provide a quieter and calmer environment for children and teens with special needs and their families. Edades 0-17. Cupo limitado. Ages 0-17. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
09/08
Special library hours designed to provide a quieter and calmer environment for children and teens with special needs and their families. 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. 
09/08
Sep 2019

Sensory Friendly Browsing Hours

Lè vizit Bibliyotèk espesyal adapte a sansiblite sansoryèl Timoun ak Adolesan ki gen otis

Lantana Road Branch
Dimanch, 08 Septanm, 
10:30 am

Special library hours designed to provide a quieter and calmer environment for children and teens with special needs and their families. Laj  0-17. Plas yo limite. Ages 0-17. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. Anregistre alavans.
09/08
Special library hours designed to provide a quieter and calmer environment for children and teens with special needs and their families. Laj  0-17. Plas yo limite. Ages 0-17. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. Anregistre alavans.
Nouvo lè vizit Bibliyotèk espesyal nan yon anviwonman trankil epi apwopriye pou Timoun ak Adolesan ki gen bezwen espesyal ansanm ak fanmi yo. Laj  0-17. Plas yo limite. (90 min.) Anregistre alavans.
09/08
Sep 2019

Fun With Coding

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Learn to code with Code Palm Beach mentors! Fifteen laptops will be provided; personal laptops are also allowed. Parents/caregivers must attend. Ages 7-17. Limit 20. (90 min.) Preregister. 
09/07
Learn to code with Code Palm Beach mentors! Fifteen laptops will be provided; personal laptops are also allowed. Parents/caregivers must attend. Ages 7-17. Limit 20. (90 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Teen Tapers

West Boca Branch
Make a pencil case or small accessory bag for the new school year using colorful duct tape. Grades 6-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/07
Make a pencil case or small accessory bag for the new school year using colorful duct tape. Grades 6-12. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Learn How to Detect Alzheimer's Early

Greenacres Branch
September is World Alzheimer's Month. Have you or someone you know become forgetful? Learn the 10 signs of early detection from the Alzheimer's Association. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/07
September is World Alzheimer's Month. Have you or someone you know become forgetful? Learn the 10 signs of early detection from the Alzheimer's Association. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Hispanic Heritage Month Kickoff Event: With You Venezuela, Musical Presentation by Papagayo Vocal Ensemble

Celebración de apertura del mes de la herencia hispana: Contigo Venezuela, presentación de Papagayo Ensamble Vocal

Lantana Road Branch
Sábado, 07 de septiembre, 
2:30 pm

Under the direction of renowned singer and music producer, Claudio Corsi, Papagayo Vocal Ensemble will perform beautiful music from Venezuela and Latin America. Todas las edades. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
09/07 Cancelled
Under the direction of renowned singer and music producer, Claudio Corsi, Papagayo Vocal Ensemble will perform beautiful music from Venezuela and Latin America. Todas las edades. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister. Se requiere registrarse. 
Bajo la dirección del renombrado cantante y productor musical Claudio Corsi, Papagayo Ensamble Vocal nos deleitará con música tradicional venezolana y de Latinoamérica. Todas las edades. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse. 
09/07
Sep 2019

Acoustic Java Jam

Acreage Branch
Experience a caffeinated collection of local talent or bring your acoustic instruments and jam out. Coffee provided. (2 hr.) 
09/07
Experience a caffeinated collection of local talent or bring your acoustic instruments and jam out. Coffee provided. (2 hr.) 
Sep 2019

Dungeons & Dragons

Acreage Branch
Adventure in the world of D&D with fellow wizards and warriors. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited. (2.5 hr.) 
09/07

09/14

09/21

09/28
Adventure in the world of D&D with fellow wizards and warriors. Snacks provided. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited. (2.5 hr.) 
Sep 2019

Club LEGO® Bricks

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 6-12. Limit 12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
09/07
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 6-12. Limit 12. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Color With Me, Grandma or Grandpa

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Grandparents have been coloring with grandkids since the dawn of crayons. Celebrate Grandparents Day using specially designed projects. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
09/07
Grandparents have been coloring with grandkids since the dawn of crayons. Celebrate Grandparents Day using specially designed projects. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Super Saturday Story Time!

Loula V. York Branch
Fun, interactive story times and creative activities for children and their parents! Ages 2-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
09/07Happy School Year I!

09/14Happy School Year II!

09/21It's Party Time I!

09/28It's Party Time II!
Fun, interactive story times and creative activities for children and their parents! Ages 2-8. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Coding With Tech Toys: LEGO® WeDo

Greenacres Branch
Learn concepts of control, logic and programming while creating projects using LEGO®. Ages 7-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/07
Learn concepts of control, logic and programming while creating projects using LEGO®. Ages 7-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Saturday Toddler Time

West Boca Branch
Listen to a story or two. We’ll also dance and sing to fun songs and fingerplays. Ages 1-2. Limit 20. First come, first served. (30 min.) 
09/07
Listen to a story or two. We’ll also dance and sing to fun songs and fingerplays. Ages 1-2. Limit 20. First come, first served. (30 min.) 
Sep 2019

SCORE: Franchising - A Business Strategy for Creating Wealth

Gardens Branch
We will help answer key questions like: Is Franchising the right strategy? Is my business franchise-able? How do franchises work? And much more! (2 hr.) Preregister. 
09/07
We will help answer key questions like: Is Franchising the right strategy? Is my business franchise-able? How do franchises work? And much more! (2 hr.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Tai Chi for Beginners

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Learn the basics of tai chi that may improve your health and reduce stress. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Ages 12 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/07

09/14

09/21

09/28
Learn the basics of tai chi that may improve your health and reduce stress. Wear comfortable clothes and flat shoes. Ages 12 & up. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Play Dough Fun

Main Library
Squish! Roll! Sculpt! Create! Play dough has been found to enhance a child's fine motor skills, sensory experience and it's tons of fun! Ages 5-7. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
09/07
Squish! Roll! Sculpt! Create! Play dough has been found to enhance a child's fine motor skills, sensory experience and it's tons of fun! Ages 5-7. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

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. 
09/07

09/14

09/21

09/28
Often referred to as "meditation in motion." Wear comfortable clothing and flat shoes. Basic skills required. Ages 12 & up. Limit 25. (60 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Library Card Sign-Up: Checkout Bingo

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Sign up for a library card and play library bingo! Win a small prize and enter a drawing for a $10 gift card. Ages 2-17.
09/03

09/04

09/05

09/06

09/07
Sign up for a library card and play library bingo! Win a small prize and enter a drawing for a $10 gift card. Ages 2-17.
Sep 2019

Little Artists: Conquering the Castle!

Glades Road Branch
Discover how to draw a fun castle of your own and color it in with a variety of supplies! (45 min.) Preregister. 
09/06
Discover how to draw a fun castle of your own and color it in with a variety of supplies! (45 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

Reading Buddies' Workshop!

Loula V. York Branch
Reading Buddies wanted! Assist young children as they practice their reading skills this fall! Join us for tips and guidelines at this required orientation. Ages 12-18. (45 min.) Preregister. 
09/06
Reading Buddies wanted! Assist young children as they practice their reading skills this fall! Join us for tips and guidelines at this required orientation. Ages 12-18. (45 min.) Preregister. 
Sep 2019

After-School Game Time

Acreage Branch
Relax after school and have a blast with new and favorite board games and card games. Ages 6-12. (90 min.) 
09/06
Relax after school and have a blast with new and favorite board games and card games. Ages 6-12. (90 min.) 
Sep 2019

Wisdom Café

Jupiter Branch
Meet, converse and connect with others in facilitated discussions of universal topics such as gratitude, legacy, happiness and what gives life meaning. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 
09/06
Meet, converse and connect with others in facilitated discussions of universal topics such as gratitude, legacy, happiness and what gives life meaning. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister. 

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