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Children Classes

Summer Session: Jun 04 - Jul 28*

Listening to stories and participating in fingerplays, songs, crafts, and dramatic responses can broaden a child's experience and stimulate creative thought. It offers an opportunity to develop socialization, language, and listening skills, and builds the foundations for reading.

The Palm Beach County Library offers a variety of story times and special events for children. Please call the location near you for more information.

Discover other children events available all year.

*Schedule available online 21 days prior to start date. Dates may vary.

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Children Classes

Next Session Available Soon*

Discover other children events available all year.

Listening to stories and participating in fingerplays, songs, crafts, and dramatic responses can broaden a child's experience and stimulate creative thought. It offers an opportunity to develop socialization, language, and listening skills, and builds the foundations for reading.

The Palm Beach County Library offers a variety of story times and special events for children. Please call the location near you for more information.

*Schedule available online 21 days prior to start date. Dates may vary.

Acreage Branch

(561) 681-4100

Jun 04 - Jul 28
MONDAYS
3:30 pm - Chapter Crafter Club. Grades  K-3. (60 min.)
TUESDAYS
11:15 am - Ms. Carol's Story Time. Ages  3-5. (45 min.)
THURSDAYS
10:15 am - Ms. Jessica's Story Time. Ages  2-3. (45 min.)
11:15 am - Ms. Lisa's Story Time. Ages  3-5. (45 min.)
FRIDAYS
10:15 am - Mr. Aramis' Toddler Playtime. Ages  12-24 mos. (40 min.)
11:15 am - Ms. Jazmine's Baby Playtime. Ages  0-12 mos. (40 min.)
First come, first served. 

Belle Glade Branch

(561) 996-3453

Jun 04 - Jul 28
MONDAYS
10:00 am - Baby Play Date. Ages  3-12 mos. (30 min.)
6:30 pm - Evening Family Story Time. All ages. (30 min.)
WEDNESDAYS
10:00 am - Toddler Read & Play. Ages  1-2. (30 min.)
11:00 am - Preschool Story Time. Ages  3-5. (45 min.)
SATURDAYS
11:00 am - Bilingual Family Story Time. All ages. (45 min.)

Themes

Week 1 (Jun 09) - Spanish & English.
Week 2 (Jun 16) - French & English.
Week 3 (Jun 23) - Spanish & English.
Week 4 (Jun 30) - French & English.
Week 5 (Jul 07) - Spanish & English.
Week 6 (Jul 14) - French & English.
Week 7 (Jul 21) - Spanish & English.
Week 8 (Jul 28) - French & English.
First come, first served. 

Clarence E. Anthony Branch

(561) 992-8393

Jun 04 - Jul 28
TUESDAYS
10:00 am - Miss Christian's Story Time. (30 min.)
THURSDAYS
10:00 am - Miss Christian's Story Time. (30 min.)

Themes

Week 1 (Jun 04) - First Day of Summer.
Week 2 (Jun 11) - I Love My Daddy.
Week 3 (Jun 18) - Let's Go to the Beach!
Week 4 (Jun 25) - Hot Days of Summer.
Week 5 (Jul 02) - Rainy Days.
Week 6 (Jul 09) - A Day in the Jungle.
Week 7 (Jul 16) - A Walk in the Sahara.
Week 8 (Jul 23) - A Night in Antarctica.
No classes on Thu, Jun 07, Thu, Jul 12, and Tue, Jul 24.  

Gardens Branch

(561) 626-6133

Jun 05 - Jul 28
TUESDAYS
10:15 am - Totally Toddlers. Ages  13-23 mos. (30 min.)
11:15 am - Tales for Twos & Threes. Ages  2-3. (30 min.)
WEDNESDAYS
10:15 am - Tales for Twos & Threes. Ages  2-3. (30 min.)
11:15 am - Baby Story Time. Ages  3-12 mos. (30 min.)
THURSDAYS
10:15 am - Totally Toddlers. Ages  13-23 mos. (30 min.)
11:15 am - Preschool Story Time. Ages  3-5. (45 min.)
2:15 pm - Afternoon Story Time. Ages  4-8. (45 min.)
FRIDAYS
10:15 am - Preschool Story Time. Ages  3-5. (45 min.)

Themes

Week 1 (Jun 04) - Music Rocks.
Week 2 (Jun 11) - Summer Rocks.
Week 3 (Jun 18) - Under the Sea Rocks.
Week 4 (Jun 25) - Crayons & Colors Rock.
Week 5 (Jul 02) - Pirates Rock.
Week 6 (Jul 09) - Summertime Treats Rock.
Week 7 (Jul 16) - Vacations Rock.
Week 8 (Jul 23) - Back to School Rocks.
Space is limited. First come, first served. 

Glades Road Branch

(561) 482-4554

Jun 04 - Jul 28
TUESDAYS
10:00 am - Toddler Time. Ages  1-2. (30 min.)
11:00 am - Preschool Story Time. Ages  3-5. (35 min.)
WEDNESDAYS
10:00 am - Toddler Time. Ages  1-2. (30 min.)
11:00 am - Preschool Story Time. Ages  3-5. (35 min.)
6:00 pm - Hip Hop Dance For Teens. Ages  11-17. (60 min.)
THURSDAYS
10:00 am - Itsy Bitsy Babies. Ages  3-12 mos. (30 min.)
11:00 am - Toddler Time. Ages  1-2. (30 min.)
Space is limited. Preregistration is required. 

Greenacres Branch

(561) 641-9100

Jun 04 - Jul 28
MONDAYS
11:30 am - Baby Time. Ages  3-12 mos. (45 min.)
WEDNESDAYS
11:00 am - Toddler Time. Ages  1-2. (30 min.)
THURSDAYS
11:00 am - Preschool Story Time. Ages  3-5. (45 min.)
Preregistration is required. 

Hagen Ranch Road Branch

(561) 894-7500

Jun 04 - Jul 28
MONDAYS
11:00 am - Music & Movement. Ages  3-5. (30 min.)
TUESDAYS
11:00 am - Little Picassos. Ages  2-4. (30 min.)
WEDNESDAYS
9:30 am - Babies & Books. Ages  6-23 mos. (30 min.)
11:00 am - Preschool Story Time. Ages  3-5. (45 min.)
6:00 pm - Pajama Story Time*. Ages  2-5. (30 min.)
THURSDAYS
10:00 am - Time for Twos. Age 2. (30 min.)
10:45 am - Hurray for Free Play. Ages  2-4. (45 min.)
*Pajama Story Time classes are held once a month: Jun 6 and Jul 11  Space is limited. First come, first served. 

Jupiter Branch

(561) 744-2301

Jun 04 - Jul 28
TUESDAYS
9:15 am - Toddler Stay and Play. Ages  13-24 mos. (40 min.)
11:00 am - Dance Party. Ages  4-7. (30 min.)
WEDNESDAYS
9:15 am - Toddler Stay and Play. Ages  13-24 mos. (40 min.)
10:15 am - Preschool Story Time. Ages  3-5. (30 min.)
THURSDAYS
9:15 am - Just for Babies. Ages  3-12 mos. (30 min.)
10:15 am - Creative Kids. Ages  2-3. (30 min.)
FRIDAYS
10:15 am - Tales for Twos and Threes. Ages  2-3. (30 min.)
Space is limited. First come, first served. 

Lantana Road Branch

(561) 304-4500

Jun 04 - Jul 28
MONDAYS
10:15 am - Bilingual Tales & Tunes: English/Spanish. Ages  2-3. (45 min.)
TUESDAYS
10:15 am - Hooray for Pre-K. Ages  3-5. (45 min.)
WEDNESDAYS
10:15 am - Tickle Me Tunes. Ages  3-12 mos. (45 min.)
THURSDAYS
10:30 am - Toddler Time. Ages  1-2. (45 min.)
6:45 pm - Story Nights. Grades  K-2. (45 min.)
FRIDAYS
10:15 am - Circle Time. Ages  12-24 mos. (45 min.)

Themes

Week 1 (Jun 04) - Quiet Qs & Roaring Rs.
Week 2 (Jun 11) - Splendid Ss.
Week 3 (Jun 18) - Terrific Ts.
Week 4 (Jun 25) - Unusual Us.
Week 5 (Jul 02) - Vibrant Vs.
Week 6 (Jul 09) - Wonderful Ws.
Week 7 (Jul 16) - eXciting Xs and Yodeling Ys.
Week 8 (Jul 23) - Zippy Zs.
Preregistration is required. 

Main Library

(561) 233-2600

Jun 04 - Jul 28
TUESDAYS
10:00 am - Baby & Me. Ages  1-18 mos. (45 min.)
WEDNESDAYS
10:00 am - Toddlers on the Go. Ages  18-36 mos. (45 min.)
11:00 am - Little Scientists. Ages  3-5. (45 min.)
THURSDAYS
10:00 am - Preschool Adventures. Ages  3-5. (45 min.)
11:00 am - Preschool Picassos. Ages  2-5. (45 min.)
FRIDAYS
10:30 am - Countdown to Kindergarten. Ages  3-5. (60 min.)
Space is limited. 

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch

(561) 233-1880

Jun 04 - Jul 28
MONDAYS
10:30 am - Walk in Story Time. Ages  4-8. (30 min.)
TUESDAYS
10:00 am - Preschoolers. Ages  3-5. (30 min.)
10:45 am - Little Builders. Ages  2-5. (30 min.)
3:30 pm - Sing-along. Ages  4-8. (30 min.)
WEDNESDAYS
10:00 am - Toddler Time. Age 2. (30 min.)
10:45 am - Little Builders. Ages  2-5. (30 min.)
THURSDAYS
10:30 am - Onesies. Ages  12-24 mos. (30 min.)

Themes

Week 1 (Jun 04) - Libraries Rock: Books & Reading.
Week 2 (Jun 11) - Rockin' Robin: Birds.
Week 3 (Jun 18) - I Love Rock-N-Roll: Cars & Trucks.
Week 4 (Jun 25) - Rock-A-Bye Baby: Night Time & Lullaby's.
Week 5 (Jul 02) - R-O-C-K in the USA: Patriotic.
Week 6 (Jul 09) - Rock Stars: Pebbles, Sand, & Stones.
Week 7 (Jul 16) - Rocket Man: Space.
Week 8 (Jul 23) - Classic Rock: Favorites.
Sign up at the children's services desk 10 minutes beforehand. Classes begin promptly at the start time.  Space is limited. First come, first served. Limit 20.

Royal Palm Beach Branch

(561) 790-6030

Jun 04 - Jul 28
MONDAYS
9:15 am - Ages  2-3. (35 min.)
10:15 am - Ages  4-6. (40 min.)
WEDNESDAYS
9:15 am - Ages  2-3. (35 min.)
10:15 am - Ages  3-5. (40 min.)
THURSDAYS
9:15 am - Baby Story Time. Ages  0-12 mos. (30 min.)
10:15 am - Toddler Story Time. Ages  13-23 mos. (30 min.)

Themes

Week 1 (Jun 04) - To the Beach We Go!
Week 2 (Jun 11) - "Rock"et to the Moon & Beyond!
Week 3 (Jun 18) - I've Got the Music in Me.
Week 4 (Jun 25) - Pirates on the Plank.
Week 5 (Jul 02) - Frogs Are Fantastic.
Week 6 (Jul 09) - Shimmy & Shake With Sharks.
Week 7 (Jul 16) - Pizza Rocks!
Week 8 (Jul 23) - All Together Now: Participation Stories.
Space is limited. First come, first served. 

Tequesta Branch

(561) 746-5970

Jun 04 - Jul 28
TUESDAYS
11:30 am - Story Picnic & Craft. (60 min.)
WEDNESDAYS
10:15 am - Tots & Tunes. Ages  12-24 mos. (30 min.)
THURSDAYS
10:15 am - Baby Jam & Jiggle. Ages  6-12 mos. (30 min.)
Preregistration is required. Limit 15.

Wellington Branch

(561) 790-6070

Jun 04 - Jul 28
MONDAYS
11:00 am - Bilingual Story Time (English/Spanish). All ages. (45 min.)
TUESDAYS
11:15 am - Little Learners. Ages  3-5. (45 min.)
WEDNESDAYS
10:15 am - Babies. Ages  0-12 mos. (45 min.)
11:15 am - Toddler Time. Ages  1-2. (45 min.)
THURSDAYS
11:15 am - Little Learners. Ages  3-5. (45 min.)

West Boca Branch

(561) 470-1600

Jun 04 - Jul 28
TUESDAYS
10:30 am - Toddler Time. Ages  1-2. (30 min.)
11:30 am - Bilingual Story Time (English/Spanish)*. Ages  1-5. (30 min.)
THURSDAYS
10:30 am - Toddler Time. Ages  1-2. (30 min.)
11:30 am - Preschool Story Time*. Ages  3-5. (45 min.)
FRIDAYS
10:30 am - Toddler Time. Ages  1-2. (30 min.)
Toddler Time classes require preregistration, beginning Mon, May 21. *Sign up at the children's services desk 15 minutes prior to start time.  First come, first served. Limit 20.

West Boynton Branch

(561) 734-5556

Jun 04 - Jul 28
MONDAYS
10:15 am - Toddler Play & Read. Ages  2-3. (75 min.)
TUESDAYS
10:15 am - Tiny Tots. Ages  13-23 mos. (30 min.)
11:00 am - Baby Lapsit. Ages  0-12 mos. (30 min.)
WEDNESDAYS
10:15 am - Toddler Tales. Ages  24-35 mos. (30 min.)
11:00 am - Music & Movement. Ages  2-4. (30 min.)
THURSDAYS
10:15 am - Hooray for Pre-K. Ages  3-5. (45 min.)
11:05 am - LEGO® Juniors . Ages  2-5. (30 min.)
First come, first served.