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Classes & Events for All Ages

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Adult Classes & Events

Veterans Services of PBC

Glades Road Branch
Fri, May 26, 2:00 pm
Andy Reese discusses how to file claims, obtain benefits and answer any questions you may have. Call the branch for details. (60 min.)

Coloring Club: Haitian Heritage Month Edition

Lantana Road Branch
Fri, May 26, 2:00 pm
Coloring is not just for children! This fun activity fosters creativity and has stress-relieving benefits. (90 min.) Preregister.

Opioid Epidemic

Greenacres Branch
Fri, May 26, 2:30 pm
Opioid addiction has become a devastating health concern. Alexa Lee with the PBC Substance Abuse Coalition will talk about the opioid epidemic here in South Florida. (60 min.) Preregister.

Hooked on Crochet

Glades Road Branch
Sat, May 27, 10:30 am
Bring a crochet hook and some yarn. All skill levels welcome. (90 min.) Preregister.

Haitian, Am I: An Exhibition of Arts

Lantana Road Branch
Sat, May 27, 12:00 pm
Exhibit Treal celebrates Haitian Heritage with the arts of the newest generation of Haitian artists. (4 hr.) Preregister.

Scrapbooking Club

Acreage Branch
Sat, May 27, 2:00 pm
Organize your photos and record your memories with scrapbooking techniques and materials. Bring your own photos, unfinished scrapbooks, and materials to trade. Some materials provided. (2 hr.) Preregister.

Mental Health Month: Positive Parenting

Main Library
Sat, May 27, 2:00 pm
Learn about the different parenting styles, as well as utilizing positive parenting to strengthen your relationship with your child and manage misbehavior. (60 min.) Preregister.

Are You Board? Game On!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Sat, May 27, 2:00 pm
Table Top Saturday! Discover new games and reacquaint ourselves with old favorites. A variety of familiar games will be available with a current popular game introduced each session. (2 hr.) Preregister.

"Star Wars" 40th Anniversary Celebration

Wellington Branch
Sat, May 27, 2:00 pm
Celebrate with Tricia Barr, one of the “Star Wars: The Visual Encyclopedia” authors. All ages. (2 hr.) Preregister.

English Exchange

Greenacres Branch
Tue, May 30, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.)

Book-A-Librarian

Belle Glade Branch
Tue, May 30, 2:00 pm
Personal attention, hands-on session tailored for you. Tell us what you need: a personal computer trainer or guidance on researching a topic. (60 min.)

Popular Botanicals in South Florida: Cultivation, Culinary Uses, Beneficial Properties

Jupiter Branch
Tue, May 30, 2:00 pm
Explore the trend of growing your own food, including the why and the how to grow plants naturally in a sustainable way. (60 min.) Preregister.

Haitian Heritage Month: Book Discussion

Lantana Road Branch
Tue, May 30, 2:00 pm
"The Farming of Bones," by Edwidge Danticat. Copies are available at the research services desk. (60 min.) Preregister.

Let's Play Scrabble!

¡Juguemos Scrabble!
Main Library
Tue, May 30, 2:00 pm
Martes, 30 de mayo, 2:00 pm
Gather for an entertaining afternoon of word-play. Basic game knowledge required. Bring your own board, or use one of ours! (2 hr.) Preregister.
Disfrute de una tarde de entretenimiento. Se requiere conocimiento básico del juego. Traiga su propio juego o utilice uno de los nuestros. Se requiere registrarse.
(2 hr.) Preregister.

The Great Courses® DVD Lecture Series

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Tue, May 30, 2:00 pm
Advanced Topics ̶ Problem Solving. After the Snap ̶ Workflow and Organization. Fundamentals of Photography. (60 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated. Preregister.

Art for Adults: Watercolor Techniques III

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Tue, May 30, 2:00 pm
In this last class of our Watercolor Series, you’ll learn the finishing touches you can use to make your vision come to life on paper. Materials provided. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.)

Book-A-Librarian

Wellington Branch
Tue, May 30, 2:00 pm
Personal attention in a hands-on session tailored for you. Tell us what you need: a personal computer trainer or guidance on researching a topic. (30 min.)

Spanish in Practice: Intermediate

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, May 30, 3:30 pm
Practice speaking Spanish in conversations about food, travel, news and more. Intermediate knowledge of the language is required. (90 min.)

Are You Board? Game On!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Tue, May 30, 6:00 pm
Deception! Discover new games and reacquaint ourselves with old favorites. A variety of familiar games will be available with a current popular game introduced each session. (90 min.) Preregister.

Origami for Adults

Wellington Branch
Tue, May 30, 6:30 pm
Discover the art of Japanese paper folding and transform a plain piece of paper into an animal or flower with some simple strategic folds. Materials provided. (60 min.) Preregister.

Book-A-Librarian: E-Books

West Boynton Branch
Wed, May 31, 9:00 am
Book an appointment for a one-on-one session with a library staff member. Call to find out what you need to bring along with your e-reader. (30 min.) Preregister.

Zinio & Flipster

Gardens Branch
Wed, May 31, 10:30 am
Learn how to read magazines online for free using Zinio or Flipster and your library card. (60 min.) Preregister.

Knit & Crochet With Project Linus

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, May 31, 10:30 am
Knit and crochet with expert “blanketeers.” The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. (90 min.)

English Exchange

Glades Road Branch
Wed, May 31, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.)

Landlord/Tenant Law

West Boynton Branch
Wed, May 31, 1:00 pm
An attorney from the PBC Bar Association explains the residential landlord/tenant relationship including the drafting of a lease, the rights and responsibilities of the landlord/tenant, and court procedures in a lawsuit. (90 min.)

Chess Club

Lantana Road Branch
Wed, May 31, 2:00 pm
Chess fans unite to practice strategy skills with other players. Basic game knowledge is required. (90 min.) Preregister.

Adult Book Discussion: “The Man in the High Castle,” by Philip K. Dick

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Wed, May 31, 2:00 pm
Explore this alternate-history novel. Pick up a copy at the research services desk. (60 min.) Preregister.

Book-A-Librarian: E-Books

West Boynton Branch
Wed, May 31, 2:00 pm
Book an appointment for a one-on-one session with a library staff member. Call to find out what you need to bring along with your e-reader. (30 min.) Preregister.

National Mental Health Awareness Month: Meditation Techniques

Greenacres Branch
Wed, May 31, 2:30 pm
Counselor and meditation instructor Maya Malay demonstrates easy to apply techniques which help establish mental stability and emotional well-being. (60 min.) Preregister.

Crafternoon: Button Art

Acreage Branch
Wed, May 31, 3:00 pm
Discover how you can put your button surplus to good use with a fun crafting technique. Materials provided. (90 min.) Preregister.

Writers' Workshop

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, May 31, 4:00 pm
Session 3. Sign up for this six-session course facilitated by award-winning poet Stacie M. Kiner. Limit 10. (90 min.)

English Exchange

Lantana Road Branch
Wed, May 31, 6:30 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.)

Steve Jobs of the Auto World: The Man Who Shaped GM Into the Apple® of its Day

Wellington Branch
Wed, May 31, 6:30 pm
Father of the Corvette and other innovative lifestyle car creations, Harley Earl’s legacy to the motor industry has been compared to Steve Jobs. His grandson, Richard Earl, animates the modern mid-twentieth century rise of GM, Detroit and the American auto industry with infectious passion and tremendous knowledge. (60 min.) Preregister.

Basic Computer Assistance: One-On-One

Glades Road Branch
Thu, Jun 01, 10:00 am
We can help you improve your computer skills, as well as assist you in becoming more familiar with your tablet, smartphone or e-reader. (30 min.)

Book-A-Librarian

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Thu, Jun 01, 10:00 am
Do you need help downloading an e-book to your mobile device? Do you need help accessing Palm Beach County Library online databases? Book a librarian for personal attention. (30 min.)

Adult Coloring

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Thu, Jun 01, 10:30 am
Rediscover the creative, meditative and relaxing attributes of coloring and color yourself calm. Materials provided. (60 min.) Preregister.

English Exchange

Acreage Branch
Thu, Jun 01, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister.

English Exchange

Belle Glade Branch
Thu, Jun 01, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister.

Summer Blockbuster Film Festival

West Boca Branch
Thu, Jun 01, 1:00 pm
"Jaws." ©‎Universal Pictures. (124 min.) Enjoy these summer box office blockbusters from the past forty years! PG

"Read Local" Author Forums

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Thu, Jun 01, 2:00 pm
Enjoy readings and presentations from writers handpicked from our local author collection. Your next favorite author may live right here! (90 min.) Preregister.

Asistencia individualizada: computadoras

(Speak With a Specialist, in Spanish)
Main Library
Thu, Jun 01, 2:00 pm
Jueves, 01 de junio, 2:00 pm
¿Tiene dudas acerca del uso de las computadoras o libros electrónicos? ¿Desea buscar información de un tema en particular? Llame para hacer una cita con un especialista que le asistirá en español. (30 min.)

Jewish Roots, Too

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Thu, Jun 01, 2:00 pm
In her second installment, Dr. Rose Feinberg talks about additional noteworthy people with Jewish heritage. Pictures and verbal clues are provided for the audience to guess each identity before each story is told. (60 min.) Preregister.

Create a Memory Page

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Thu, Jun 01, 2:00 pm
Create displays to commemorate special events and those you love as we guide you through the process of creating a memory page. Bring personal photos and your imagination, we will provide the rest. (60 min.)

Taking Care of Yourself: Stress Management

West Boynton Branch
Thu, Jun 01, 2:00 pm
Anxious, tired or just feel worn out? A representative from Trustbridge Health will share information on how to use massage, breathing techniques, and meditation to de-stress. (60 min.)

Yarn All About It!

Jupiter Branch
Thu, Jun 01, 3:00 pm
Meet fellow crafters, and have a new space to work on your project. This is not a beginners course, though all skill levels are welcome. (90 min.) Preregister.

Writers’ Critique Workshop

Wellington Branch
Thu, Jun 01, 6:30 pm
Share, offer and accept constructive criticism to improve your fiction, nonfiction and poetry in a supportive atmosphere. (2 hr.) Preregister.

Homebuyer Education Workshop: A ClearPoint Educational Course

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Sat, Jun 03, 9:00 am
ClearPoint Credit Counseling Solutions will take you through the process of making your home ownership dreams a reality. For additional information visit ClearPoint's website: www.clearpoint.org. (8 hr.) Preregister.

Building Resiliency in the Garden

Jupiter Branch
Sat, Jun 03, 10:00 am
Speaker: Laurie Albrecht, UF/IFAS Environmental Horticulture Extension Agent. Discover how to create a more resilient garden for South Florida's challenging climate. Find out how to stop wasting money on your water bills and plan for the garden of the future. Participants will receive a voucher for two free 3-gallon native plants. Some restrictions apply. (90 min.) Preregister.

Hooked on Crochet

Glades Road Branch
Sat, Jun 03, 10:30 am
Bring a crochet hook and some yarn. (90 min.) Preregister.

Acoustic Java Jam

Acreage Branch
Sat, Jun 03, 2:00 pm
Experience a caffeinated collection of local talent or bring your acoustic instruments and jam out. Coffee provided. (2 hr.)

Commemorate World Refugee Day: Film Screening & Discussion

Greenacres Branch
Sat, Jun 03, 2:00 pm
"Salam Neighbor." ©LivinOnOne. (75 min.) American filmmakers travel to the edge of war to live among 85,000 uprooted refugees. Experience the heartbreak and hope on the frontlines of the refugee crisis. (90 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated. Preregister.

Sewing Circle: Embroidery & Cross Stitch

Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Jun 03, 2:00 pm
Do you enjoy sewing by hand? Have fun with embroidery and cross stitch! Materials provided. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister.

Adult Summer Reading Program: Build a Better World

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Mon, Jun 05, 9:00 am
Sign up for the Adult Summer Reading Program, anytime beginning Mon, Jun 05 through Fri, Jul 28. Enjoy reading books of your choice, receive prizes and enter to win an iPad upon completion. Ages 18 & up.

Current Events Discussion Group

Glades Road Branch
Mon, Jun 05, 10:00 am
Facilitator Brenda Solomon discusses today's hot topics. (60 min.) Preregister.

English Exchange

West Boca Branch
Mon, Jun 05, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.)

Small Business Development Center (SBDC): How to Be Certified as a Disadvantaged, Minority or Woman-Owned Business

Gardens Branch
Mon, Jun 05, 2:00 pm
This seminar will demonstrate how to register as a provider of goods or services, and how to become a certified supplier for county, state and federal agencies. (60 min.) Preregister.

Book-A-Librarian

Lantana Road Branch
Mon, Jun 05, 2:00 pm
Do you need assistance with your e-reader or downloading an e-book? Need assistance with your tablet or smartphone? We can help! (30 min.) Call and schedule a hands-on session with one of our librarians.

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

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Mon, Jun 05, 4:00 pm
Get together with storytellers Glad McLeod and/or Vera Fried and let’s have fun sharing our stories. (60 min.)

English Exchange

Wellington Branch
Mon, Jun 05, 6:30 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.)

Basic Computer Assistance: One-On-One

Glades Road Branch
Tue, Jun 06, 10:00 am
We can help you improve your computer skills, as well as assist you in becoming more familiar with your tablet, smartphone or e-reader. (30 min.)

Online Learning: Lynda.com

Gardens Branch
Tue, Jun 06, 10:30 am
Learn about the many self-paced video tutorials for Microsoft Office, video and sound editing, business, computer programming, and much more using Lynda.com. Bring your library card. (60 min.) Preregister.

English Exchange

Greenacres Branch
Tue, Jun 06, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.)

Book-A-Librarian

Belle Glade Branch
Tue, Jun 06, 2:00 pm
Personal attention, hands-on session tailored for you. Tell us what you need: a personal computer trainer or guidance on researching a topic. (60 min.)

Poetry Workshop

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Jun 06, 2:00 pm
Award-winning poet Stacie M. Kiner critiques and discusses some of the world's finest contemporary and classic poetry. (75 min.)

"Harry Potter" Film Series

Lantana Road Branch
Tue, Jun 06, 2:00 pm
"Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone." ©‎Warner Bros. (152 min.) All ages. PG Preregister.

Tabletop Tuesdays

Main Library
Tue, Jun 06, 2:00 pm
Lovers of Scrabble, Rummikub, dominoes and other tabletop classics, unite! Gather with fellow enthusiasts for a friendly afternoon of fun and games. (2 hr.) Preregister.

Movie Matinee

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Tue, Jun 06, 2:00 pm
"Priceless." ©‎Universal Pictures. (97 min.) PG-13

Coloring Crafternoon

West Boca Branch
Tue, Jun 06, 2:00 pm
You are never too old to color. Enjoy a relaxing afternoon unleashing your creative side coloring in beautiful designs and pictures. Ages 18 & up. (60 min.)

UF Cooperative Extension Presents Nutrition in Our Golden Years

West Boynton Branch
Tue, Jun 06, 2:00 pm
You are what you eat! As we grow older, our nutritional needs change. Incorporate new recipes and different types of foods with simple activity in your daily routine. (60 min.)

Jewish Genealogy: How to Begin & What You Can Find

Gardens Branch
Tue, Jun 06, 2:30 pm
Phyllis Kramer, vice president of education at JewishGen and member of the Jewish Genealogy Society of PBC, will help you discover your roots. Learn about available resources, what to look for, and how to organize your results. (90 min.) Preregister.

Spanish in Practice: Intermediate

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Jun 06, 3:30 pm
Practice speaking Spanish in conversations about food, travel, news and more. Intermediate knowledge of the language is required. (90 min.)

English Exchange

Main Library
Tue, Jun 06, 6:30 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.)

The Great Courses® DVD Lecture Series

Wellington Branch
Tue, Jun 06, 6:30 pm
Jump-Start Your Edible Garden. Planning for Gardening Success. Building Your Garden Foundation. Starting Plants From Seeds. How to Grow Anything: Food Gardening for Everyone. (2 hr.) Shown with permission. Not rated. Preregister.

"Rara Avis: John James Audubon and the Birds of America"

Main Library
Tue, Jun 06, 6:45 pm
©Rara Avis Productions. (93 min.) A singular visionary in frontier America, John James Audubon was the godfather of today’s conservation movement. Shown with permission. Not rated. Preregister.

Book-A-Librarian: E-Books

West Boynton Branch
Wed, Jun 07, 9:00 am
Book an appointment for a one-on-one session with a library staff member. Call to find out what you need to bring along with your e-reader. (30 min.)

Knit & Crochet With Project Linus

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Jun 07, 10:30 am
Knit and crochet with expert “blanketeers.” The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit (90 min.)

English Exchange

Glades Road Branch
Wed, Jun 07, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.)

English Exchange

Main Library
Wed, Jun 07, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.)

World Refugee Day Cinema

Main Library
Wed, Jun 07, 2:00 pm
"The Good Lie." ©Warner Bros. (110 min.) PG-13 Preregister.

June Is Alzheimer's & Brain Awareness Month Film

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Wed, Jun 07, 2:00 pm
"You're Looking at Me Like I Live Here and I Don't." ©Peripheral Productions. (53 min.) Lee Gorewitz wanders on a personal odyssey through her Alzheimer's and Dementia Care Unit. This film challenges our preconceptions of illness and aging. Preregister. Shown with permission. Not rated.

Digital Café

West Boca Branch
Wed, Jun 07, 2:00 pm
Need help downloading digital library content to your computer, e-reader or device? Librarians are available to help! First come, first served. Limit 30 minutes, per person. (2 hr.)

Book-A-Librarian: E-Books

West Boynton Branch
Wed, Jun 07, 2:00 pm
Book an appointment for a one-on-one session with a library staff member. Call to find out what you need to bring along with your e-reader. (30 min.)

The Great Courses® DVD Lecture Series

Gardens Branch
Wed, Jun 07, 2:30 pm
1433 – The Great Voyages of Admiral Zheng He. 1453 – The Fall of Constantinople. Turning Points in Modern History. (60 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated.

SRP Kickoff: Color Your World

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Wed, Jun 07, 5:00 pm
Release the stress of the day by enjoying a relaxing hour of coloring. Refreshments provided. (60 min.)

World Refugee Day Book Discussion: “The Refugees,” by Viet Thanh Nguyen

Main Library
Wed, Jun 07, 6:00 pm
A collection of short stories about the aspirations of those who leave one country for another, and the desires for self-fulfillment that define our lives. Copies available at the research services desk and as an e-book in the library's online catalog. (60 min.) Preregister.

English Exchange

Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Jun 07, 6:30 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.)

Basic Computer Assistance: One-On-One

Glades Road Branch
Thu, Jun 08, 10:00 am
We can help you improve your computer skills, as well as assist you in becoming more familiar with your tablet, smartphone or e-reader. (30 min.)

hoopla: Movies, TV Shows, Music & Audiobooks

Gardens Branch
Thu, Jun 08, 10:30 am
Discover hoopla, a digital media service that allows you to borrow movies, TV shows, music and audiobooks from anywhere you have an internet connection. Free with your library card. (60 min.) Preregister.

English Exchange

Acreage Branch
Thu, Jun 08, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister.

English Exchange

Belle Glade Branch
Thu, Jun 08, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister.

Summer Blockbuster Film Festival

West Boca Branch
Thu, Jun 08, 1:00 pm
"Grease." ©‎Paramount Pictures. (110 min.) Enjoy these summer box office blockbusters from the past forty years! PG

Book & Film Discussion: GLBT Book Month™

Greenacres Branch
Thu, Jun 08, 1:30 pm
Book discussion. Return on 6/15 to see the film adaptation followed by a brief discussion. Join in a lively discussion of David Ebershoff's debut novel, "The Danish Girl" which recounts the story of a resilient marriage as the husband prepares to undergo one of the first sex-change operations. (60 min.)

"Harry Potter" Film Series

Lantana Road Branch
Thu, Jun 08, 2:00 pm
"Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets." ©‎Warner Bros. (161 min.) All ages. PG Preregister.

Adult Coloring Club

Club de colorear para adultos
Main Library
Thu, Jun 08, 2:00 pm
Jueves, 08 de junio, 2:00 pm
Enjoy a coloring session with fellow enthusiasts. Coloring sheets and colored pencils will be provided. (60 min.) Preregister.
Disfruta de esta sesión de colorear entre entusiastas de esta actvidad. Hojas y lapices de colorear serán proveidos. Se requiere registrarse.
(60 min.) Preregister.

The Great Courses® DVD Lectures Series

Tequesta Branch
Thu, Jun 08, 2:00 pm
The Immortal Beloved. What Comes Down Must Go Up, 1813-1815. Great Masters: Beethoven - His Life and Music. (90 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated. Preregister.

Book Discussion: "The Underground Railroad," by Colson Whitehead

West Boynton Branch
Thu, Jun 08, 2:00 pm
Meld realism and allegory in the staff-led book discussion. (60 min.)

Sit 'n' Stitch

Acreage Branch
Thu, Jun 08, 5:00 pm
Want to learn crochet fundamentals or socialize while you work on your current project? Meet new people, and share your ideas and knowledge with others. Some materials provided. (2 hr.)

Scrabble for Adults

Wellington Branch
Thu, Jun 08, 6:30 pm
Join other Scrabble fans and enjoy a fun evening of wordplay. Basic game knowledge required. (2 hr.) Preregister.

Coloring Club for Adults: Caribbean American Heritage Month

Lantana Road Branch
Fri, Jun 09, 2:00 pm
This fun activity fosters creativity and has stress-relieving benefits. Bring friends and meet new people! (60 min.) Preregister.

SCORE: Introduction to Business Ownership

Gardens Branch
Sat, Jun 10, 10:30 am
Find out what it takes to be successful: the risks, rewards, obstacles and myths about business ownership, and the legal requirements for launching a business in Florida. (2 hr.)

Kitchen Chat: Vegetables for Salads & Spiralizing

Acreage Branch
Sat, Jun 10, 2:00 pm
Borrow a cookbook, test a recipe, share your tips and kitchen adventures. Watch The Great Courses® "Everyday Gourmet: Rediscovering the Lost Art of Cooking - Salads from the Cold Kitchen." Ages 14 & up. (90 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated. Preregister.

Community Seed, Seedling & Plant Exchange!

Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Jun 10, 2:00 pm
Master Gardener Debra Marcelle-Coney from Community Faith Outreach welcomes you to participate in this monthly exchange! Bring your cuttings, seeds, seedlings and plants you would like to trade. Share useful gardening tips, recipes and life experiences. (90 min.) Preregister.

Book Chat: "Mystic River," by Dennis Lehane

Acreage Branch
Sun, Jun 11, 2:00 pm
Staff-led discussion. Copies of the book are available. Light refreshments served. (90 min.) Preregister.

Sunday Cinema

Gardens Branch
Sun, Jun 11, 2:00 pm
"La La Land." ©Summit Entertainment. (128 min.) PG-13 Preregister.

Write! Read! Critique!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Mon, Jun 12, 9:30 am
Are you an aspiring writer looking for constructive feedback? Join us in this informal round-table discussion where participants improve their craft by reading and discussing their works in progress. (2.5 hr.) Preregister.

English Exchange

West Boca Branch
Mon, Jun 12, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.)

Book & Film Discussion

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Mon, Jun 12, 2:00 pm
"In Cold Blood." ©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (134 min.) Join Stacie M. Kiner for a screening of the film adaptation of Truman Capote's book, followed by a discussion of the book and film. Pick up the book at the member services desk. (3 hr.) R

"Harry Potter" Film Series

Lantana Road Branch
Mon, Jun 12, 2:00 pm
"Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban." ©‎Warner Bros. (142 min.) All ages. PG Preregister.

Adult Coloring Club

West Boynton Branch
Mon, Jun 12, 2:00 pm
Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Coloring pages and materials provided or bring your own. (60 min.)

The Great Courses® DVD Lecture Series

Greenacres Branch
Mon, Jun 12, 2:30 pm
The Other Side of History: Daily Life in the Ancient World. (60 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated. Preregister.

English Exchange

Wellington Branch
Mon, Jun 12, 6:30 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.)

Chess Club for Adults

Wellington Branch
Mon, Jun 12, 6:30 pm
Chess fans unite to practice strategy skills with other players. Basic game knowledge required. (2 hr.) Preregister.

Basic Computer Assistance: One-On-One

Glades Road Branch
Tue, Jun 13, 10:00 am
We can help you improve your computer skills, as well as assist you in becoming more familiar with your tablet, smartphone or e-reader. (30 min.)

English Exchange

Greenacres Branch
Tue, Jun 13, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.)

Book-A-Librarian

Belle Glade Branch
Tue, Jun 13, 2:00 pm
Personal attention, hands-on session tailored for you. Tell us what you need: a personal computer trainer or guidance on researching a topic. (60 min.)

Poetry Workshop

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Jun 13, 2:00 pm
Award-winning poet Stacie M. Kiner critiques and discusses some of the world's finest contemporary and classic poetry. (75 min.)

Tabletop Tuesdays

Main Library
Tue, Jun 13, 2:00 pm
Lovers of Scrabble, Rummikub, dominoes and other tabletop classics, unite! Gather with fellow enthusiasts for a friendly afternoon of fun and games. (2 hr.) Preregister.

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

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Tue, Jun 13, 2:00 pm
Join us as we explore the art of storytelling. Beware! Spontaneous group participation may occur. (60 min.) Preregister.

Cooking the Books: "Appetites: A Cookbook," by Anthony Bourdain With Laurie Woolever

West Boca Branch
Tue, Jun 13, 2:00 pm
Discuss and share recipes and techniques with foodie/librarian Stacy Alesi. Books available at the research services desk. (60 min.)

Tai Chi

West Boynton Branch
Tue, Jun 13, 2:00 pm
A tai chi instructor will demonstrate tai chi and its health benefits of lowering blood pressure, reducing anxiety, improving clarity of mind. Bring water and wear sneakers or securely fastened shoes; no sandals or flip-flops. An alternative form can be done seated. (60 min.)

Alzheimer's & Brain Awareness Month Film

Gardens Branch
Tue, Jun 13, 2:30 pm
"Still Alice." ©Sony Picture Classics. (101 min.) PG-13 Preregister.

Spanish in Practice: Intermediate

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Jun 13, 3:30 pm
Practice speaking Spanish in conversations about food, travel, news and more. Intermediate knowledge of the language is required. (90 min.)

June Is Alzheimer's & Brain Awareness Month Film

Main Library
Tue, Jun 13, 6:00 pm
"You're Looking at Me Like I Live Here and I Don't." ©Peripheral Productions. (53 min.) Lee Gorewitz wanders on a personal odyssey through her Alzheimer's and Dementia Care Unit. This film challenges our preconceptions of illness and aging. Preregister. Shown with permission. Not rated.

Are You Board? Game On!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Tue, Jun 13, 6:00 pm
Sheriff of Nottingham. Discover new games and reacquaint ourselves with old favorites. A variety of familiar games will be available with a current popular game introduced each session. (90 min.) Preregister.

Creative Writing Workshop

Lantana Road Branch
Tue, Jun 13, 6:30 pm
Share your fiction, poetry or nonfiction with a supportive group of fellow writers and offer constructive advice. Sessions include guided readings of published works, highlighting the techniques and devices used by the masters. (90 min.) Preregister.

English Exchange

Main Library
Tue, Jun 13, 6:30 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.)

The Great Courses® DVD Lecture Series

Wellington Branch
Tue, Jun 13, 6:30 pm
Planting Vegetables and Herbs. Low-Maintenance Garden Tips. Small Fruit Cultivation and Care. Growing Fruit Trees. How to Grow Anything: Food Gardening for Everyone. (2 hr.) Shown with permission. Not rated. Preregister.

Sherlock Holmes Mystery Club

West Boynton Branch
Tue, Jun 13, 7:00 pm
The game’s afoot with facilitator Dick Smolen and other Sherlock fans for films and discussions of the renowned literary detective. (90 min.)

Book-A-Librarian: E-Books

West Boynton Branch
Wed, Jun 14, 9:00 am
Book an appointment for a one-on-one session with a library staff member. Call to find out what you need to bring along with your e-reader. (30 min.)

Discover Axis 360

Gardens Branch
Wed, Jun 14, 10:30 am
Learn how to access and download e-books and audiobooks from Axis 360. (60 min.) Preregister.

Knit & Crochet With Project Linus

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Jun 14, 10:30 am
Knit and crochet with expert “blanketeers.” The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit (90 min.)

English Exchange

Glades Road Branch
Wed, Jun 14, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.)

English Exchange

Main Library
Wed, Jun 14, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.)

"Harry Potter" Film Series

Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Jun 14, 2:00 pm
"Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire." ©‎Warner Bros. (157 min.) All ages. PG-13 Preregister.

Stitchin' in the Stacks

Main Library
Wed, Jun 14, 2:00 pm
Cross stitch supplies provided. Basic knowledge of needlecraft required. (60 min.) Preregister.

The Great Courses® DVD Lecture Series

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Wed, Jun 14, 2:00 pm
Greatness in Painting. The Majesty of Duccio and Giotto. World’s Greatest Paintings. (60 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated.

Book-A-Librarian: E-Books

West Boynton Branch
Wed, Jun 14, 2:00 pm
Book an appointment for a one-on-one session with a library staff member. Call to find out what you need to bring along with your e-reader. (30 min.)

The Great Courses® DVD Lecture Series

Gardens Branch
Wed, Jun 14, 2:30 pm
1455 – Gutenberg's Print Revolution. 1492 – The Columbian Exchange. Turning Points in Modern History. (60 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated.

Writers' Workshop

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Jun 14, 4:00 pm
Session 4. Sign up for this six-session course facilitated by award-winning poet Stacie M. Kiner. Limit 10. (90 min.)

Commemorate World Refugee Day: Film Screening & Discussion

Main Library
Wed, Jun 14, 6:00 pm
"Salam Neighbor." ©LivinOnOne. (75 min.) American filmmakers travel to the edge of war to live among 85,000 uprooted refugees. Experience the heartbreak and hope on the frontlines of the refugee crisis. (90 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated. Preregister.

The Coloring Club

Acreage Branch
Wed, Jun 14, 6:30 pm
Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Coloring pages and materials provided, or bring your own coloring book to work on. (2 hr.) Preregister.

English Exchange

Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Jun 14, 6:30 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.)

Basic Computer Assistance: One-On-One

Glades Road Branch
Thu, Jun 15, 10:00 am
We can help you improve your computer skills, as well as assist you in becoming more familiar with your tablet, smartphone or e-reader. (30 min.)

Book Discussion: "The Handmaid's Tale," by Margaret Atwood

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Thu, Jun 15, 10:00 am
Join Stacie M. Kiner for a book discussion. Pick up a copy of the book at the member services desk. (90 min.)

Freegal: Downloadable Music

Gardens Branch
Thu, Jun 15, 10:30 am
Learn more about the service that lets you download music for free using your library card. (60 min.) Preregister.

English Exchange

Acreage Branch
Thu, Jun 15, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister.

English Exchange

Belle Glade Branch
Thu, Jun 15, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister.

Summer Blockbuster Film Festival

West Boca Branch
Thu, Jun 15, 1:00 pm
"Raiders of the Lost Ark." ©‎Paramount Pictures. (115 min.) Enjoy these summer box office blockbusters from the past forty years! PG

Book & Film Discussion: GLBT Book Month™

Greenacres Branch
Thu, Jun 15, 1:30 pm
"The Danish Girl." ©‎Focus Features. (120 min.) Film viewing and discussion. Join in a lively discussion of David Ebershoff's debut novel, "The Danish Girl" which recounts the story of a resilient marriage as the husband prepares to undergo one of the first sex-change operations. R

Adult Book Discussion: "Britt-Marie Was Here," by Fredrik Backman

Gardens Branch
Thu, Jun 15, 2:00 pm
Facilitator Donna Gruber Adair will lead a discussion. (90 min.) Preregister.

June Is Alzheimer's & Brain Awareness Month Film

Lantana Road Branch
Thu, Jun 15, 2:00 pm
"You're Looking at Me Like I Live Here and I Don't." ©Peripheral Productions. (53 min.) Lee Gorewitz wanders on a personal odyssey through her Alzheimer's and Dementia Care Unit. This film challenges our preconceptions of illness and aging. Preregister. Shown with permission. Not rated.

LGBT Pride Month Cinema

Main Library
Thu, Jun 15, 2:00 pm
"Stonewall." ©Lion Gate Films, Inc. (129 min.) R Preregister.

The Great Courses® DVD Lectures Series

Tequesta Branch
Thu, Jun 15, 2:00 pm
What Goes Up Must Come Down, 1815. Beethoven and His Nephew, 1815-1819. Great Masters: Beethoven - His Life and Music. (90 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated. Preregister.

Tea & Chinese Calligraphy

West Boynton Branch
Thu, Jun 15, 2:00 pm
Discover a new art form of calligraphy with Chinese brush accompanied by the aroma and taste of Chinese tea. Materials provided. Space is limited. (60 min.)

Music by Laible Blu

Jupiter Branch
Thu, Jun 15, 3:00 pm
Delight in the music of this folk troubadour who performs American ballads, blues, work songs, country music, plus a little Jewish music. (90 min.) Preregister.

Sit 'n' Stitch

Acreage Branch
Thu, Jun 15, 5:00 pm
Want to learn crochet fundamentals or socialize while you work on your current project? Meet new people, and share your ideas and knowledge with others. Some materials provided. (2 hr.)

Meet the Author: Mary V. Dearborn

Jupiter Branch
Fri, Jun 16, 3:00 pm
Acclaimed biographer Mary V. Dearborn discusses, "Ernest Hemingway: A Biography," a richly detailed account of the legendary author. (60 min.) Preregister.

Surprise Adult Craft

Belle Glade Branch
Sat, Jun 17, 10:30 am
Sometimes crafting needs to be spontaneous. Have fun completing a variety of different crafts available. The choice is yours! Limit 10. (60 min.) Preregister.

Movie Matinee: Father's Day

Greenacres Branch
Sat, Jun 17, 2:00 pm
"Father of the Bride." ©Warner Bros. (92 min.) Watch this Hollywood classic! Not rated. Preregister.

Acoustic Java Jam

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Sat, Jun 17, 2:00 pm
Experience a caffeinated collection of local talent or bring your acoustic instruments and jam out. Coffee provided. (2 hr.)

Wonderful Worlds

West Boynton Branch
Sat, Jun 17, 2:00 pm
Let music and stories inspire you to explore different worlds through the sights and sound performance of the Clarion Handbell Choir. (60 min.)

Crafternoon: Painted Bottle Vases

Acreage Branch
Sat, Jun 17, 3:00 pm
Upcycle empty wine and spirit bottles into pretty painted vases. Materials provided. Ages 14 & up. Limit 12. (60 min.) Preregister.

Current Events Discussion Group

Glades Road Branch
Mon, Jun 19, 10:00 am
Facilitator Brenda Solomon discusses today's hot topics. (60 min.) Preregister.

English Exchange

West Boca Branch
Mon, Jun 19, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.)

Movie Matinee

Glades Road Branch
Mon, Jun 19, 2:00 pm
"Arrival." ©Paramount Pictures. (116 min.) PG-13 Preregister.

June Is Alzheimer's & Brain Awareness Month Film

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Mon, Jun 19, 2:00 pm
"You're Looking at Me Like I Live Here and I Don't." ©Peripheral Productions. (53 min.) Lee Gorewitz wanders on a personal odyssey through her Alzheimer's and Dementia Care Unit. This film challenges our preconceptions of illness and aging. Preregister. Shown with permission. Not rated.

"Harry Potter" Film Series

Lantana Road Branch
Mon, Jun 19, 2:00 pm
"Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix." ©‎Warner Bros. (138 min.) All ages. PG-13 Preregister.

Getting Started With Ancestry Library Edition

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Mon, Jun 19, 2:00 pm
Learn how to access and navigate one of the most popular online resources for researching your family tree. (60 min.) Preregister.

Introduction to Japanese Traditional Music

Gardens Branch
Mon, Jun 19, 6:00 pm
Enjoy the fascinating history and captivating sounds of Japanese traditional instruments with Dr. Minako Waseda, professor of Japanese Music History, along with musicians Joseph Amato and Christopher Blasdel. (60 min.) Preregister.

English Exchange

Wellington Branch
Mon, Jun 19, 6:30 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.)

Meet the Author: Mary V. Dearborn

Wellington Branch
Mon, Jun 19, 6:30 pm
Acclaimed biographer Mary V. Dearborn discusses, "Ernest Hemingway: A Biography," a richly detailed account of the legendary author. (60 min.) Preregister.

Basic Computer Assistance: One-On-One

Glades Road Branch
Tue, Jun 20, 10:00 am
We can help you improve your computer skills, as well as assist you in becoming more familiar with your tablet, smartphone or e-reader. (30 min.)

English Exchange

Greenacres Branch
Tue, Jun 20, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.)

Book-A-Librarian

Belle Glade Branch
Tue, Jun 20, 2:00 pm
Personal attention, hands-on session tailored for you. Tell us what you need: a personal computer trainer or guidance on researching a topic. (60 min.)

Social Security Basics Seminar

Belle Glade Branch
Tue, Jun 20, 2:00 pm
This class will help you understand how employment affects your payments and medical coverage, as well as how to create and navigate your personal my Social Security account. (90 min.) Preregister.

Poetry Workshop

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Jun 20, 2:00 pm
Award-winning poet Stacie M. Kiner critiques and discusses some of the world's finest contemporary and classic poetry. (75 min.)

Tabletop Tuesdays

Main Library
Tue, Jun 20, 2:00 pm
Lovers of Scrabble, Rummikub, dominoes and other tabletop classics, unite! Gather with fellow enthusiasts for a friendly afternoon of fun and games. (2 hr.) Preregister.

Small Business Development Center (SBDC): How to Be Certified as an 8(a) Firm

Main Library
Tue, Jun 20, 2:00 pm
Find out what the requirements are for eligibility into the SBA's 8(a) Business Development program. (90 min.)

Art for Adults: Watercolor Basics

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Tue, Jun 20, 2:00 pm
Whether you want to explore bold colors like Van Gogh, or capture the beauty and fluidity of nature like Georgia O’Keeffe, every artist has to start somewhere. Learn the basics of one of the most beautiful and versatile mediums in art. Materials provided. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.)

Crafternoon: Tie-Dye Coasters

West Boca Branch
Tue, Jun 20, 2:00 pm
Using permanent markers decorate a set of ceramic tile coasters with beautiful tie-dye patterns. (60 min.) Preregister.

Tai Chi

West Boynton Branch
Tue, Jun 20, 2:00 pm
A tai chi instructor will demonstrate tai chi and its health benefits of lowering blood pressure, reducing anxiety, improving clarity of mind. Bring water and wear sneakers or securely fastened shoes; no sandals or flip-flops. An alternative form can be done seated. (60 min.)

Spanish in Practice: Intermediate

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Jun 20, 3:30 pm
Practice speaking Spanish in conversations about food, travel, news and more. Intermediate knowledge of the language is required. (90 min.)

Beginning Salsa Workshop

Clase de salsa básica
Main Library
Tue, Jun 20, 6:00 pm
Martes, 20 de junio, 6:00 pm
Enjoy tropical rhythms while learning basic salsa steps with dance instructor Javier LaTorre. (60 min.) Preregister.
Disfruta de ritmos tropicales mientras aprenderás pasos básicos de salsa con instructor Javier LaTorre. Se requiere registrarse.
(60 min.) Preregister.

English Exchange

Main Library
Tue, Jun 20, 6:30 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.)

The Great Courses® DVD Lecture Series

Wellington Branch
Tue, Jun 20, 6:30 pm
Eco-Friendly Pest Management. Food Harvesting Tips and Tricks. Composting and Vermicomposting. Extending the Growing Season. How to Grow Anything: Food Gardening for Everyone. (2 hr.) Shown with permission. Not rated. Preregister.

Tertulia Literaria

(Book Discussion, in Spanish: "Heretics")
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Jun 20, 6:30 pm
Martes, 20 de junio, 6:30 pm
Únase a nosotros para una discusión sobre “Herejes” de Leonardo Padura. Las copias están disponibles en el mostrador de consulta. (90 min.)

Book-A-Librarian: E-Books

West Boynton Branch
Wed, Jun 21, 9:00 am
Book an appointment for a one-on-one session with a library staff member. Call to find out what you need to bring along with your e-reader. (30 min.)

Introduction to Finding Grants

Main Library
Wed, Jun 21, 9:30 am
Are you a nonprofit new to the field of grant seeking? Learn about finding grants, including who funds nonprofits and what motivates them, how to identify potential funders, and how to make the first approach. (60 min.) Preregister.

E-Book Assistance: One-On-One

Gardens Branch
Wed, Jun 21, 10:30 am
Call to book a time with staff and learn how to borrow e-books free from the library. Bring your compatible e-reader, laptop, tablet or mobile device. (30 min.) Preregister.

Knit & Crochet With Project Linus

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Jun 21, 10:30 am
Knit and crochet with expert “blanketeers.” The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit (90 min.)

English Exchange

Glades Road Branch
Wed, Jun 21, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.)

English Exchange

Main Library
Wed, Jun 21, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.)

Job Help Center

Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Jun 21, 2:00 pm
Our librarians can help you with all of your job search needs, from creating a résumé to applying for jobs online. (2 hr.) Preregister.

The Great Courses® DVD Lecture Series

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Wed, Jun 21, 2:00 pm
Acts of Faith ̶ Masaccio, Van Eyck, Van der Weyden. The Diversity of Piero, Mantegna, Botticelli. World’s Greatest Paintings. (60 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated.

Book-A-Librarian: E-Books

West Boynton Branch
Wed, Jun 21, 2:00 pm
Book an appointment for a one-on-one session with a library staff member. Call to find out what you need to bring along with your e-reader. (30 min.)

The Great Courses® DVD Lecture Series

Gardens Branch
Wed, Jun 21, 2:30 pm
1600 – The British East India Company. 1648 – The Treaty of Westphalia. Turning Points in Modern History. (60 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated.

Consumer Reports Online for Free!

Main Library
Wed, Jun 21, 2:30 pm
Our business librarian will show you how to access Consumer Reports Online for free by using your library card, and how to find brand reliability data to insure a great performing product! (60 min.) Preregister.

Introduction to Japanese Traditional Music

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Jun 21, 6:00 pm
Enjoy the fascinating history and captivating sounds of Japanese traditional instruments with Dr. Minako Waseda, professor of Japanese Music History, along with musicians Joseph Amato and Christopher Blasdel. (60 min.) Preregister.

Socrates Café

Gardens Branch
Wed, Jun 21, 6:30 pm
Marji Chapman, from the Society of Philosophical Inquiry, leads a discussion group for amateur philosophers on a variety of group chosen topics. (90 min.) Preregister.

English Exchange

Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Jun 21, 6:30 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.)

Writers Reading Open Mic

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Wed, Jun 21, 6:30 pm
Writers are invited to share their work in this open mic event or come just to listen. Preferred reading length of no more than five minutes/750 words and of a family-friendly subject matter. In collaboration with The Writer's Group of Royal Palm Beach. Ages 18 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Basic Computer Assistance: One-On-One

Glades Road Branch
Thu, Jun 22, 10:00 am
We can help you improve your computer skills, as well as assist you in becoming more familiar with your tablet, smartphone or e-reader. (30 min.)

Adult Coloring Club

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Thu, Jun 22, 10:00 am
Relax and enjoy a coloring session with fellow enthusiasts. A variety of coloring sheets, as well as colored pencils, will be provided. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister.

Consumer Reports Online for Free!

Gardens Branch
Thu, Jun 22, 10:30 am
Need help with your shopping? Not sure what to buy? Learn how to use Consumer Reports Online to find product ratings and reviews. It's free and accessible with your library card. (60 min.) Preregister.

English Exchange

Acreage Branch
Thu, Jun 22, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister.

English Exchange

Belle Glade Branch
Thu, Jun 22, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister.

Summer Blockbuster Film Festival

West Boca Branch
Thu, Jun 22, 1:00 pm
"E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial." ©‎Universal Pictures. (115 min.) Enjoy these summer box office blockbusters from the past forty years! PG

"Harry Potter" Film Series

Lantana Road Branch
Thu, Jun 22, 2:00 pm
"Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince." ©‎Warner Bros. (153 min.) All ages. PG-13 Preregister.

Adult Coloring Club

Club de colorear para adultos
Main Library
Thu, Jun 22, 2:00 pm
Jueves, 22 de junio, 2:00 pm
Enjoy a coloring session with fellow enthusiasts. Coloring sheets and colored pencils will be provided. (60 min.) Preregister.
Disfruta de esta sesión de colorear entre entusiastas de esta actvidad. Hojas y lapices de colorear serán proveidos. Se requiere registrarse.
(60 min.) Preregister.

Coloring for Adults: Vacation

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Thu, Jun 22, 2:00 pm
Spring is here and vacation is calling. Give color to the most sought after vacation destinations. Ages 16 & up. (60 min.)

The Great Courses® DVD Lectures Series

Tequesta Branch
Thu, Jun 22, 2:00 pm
Beethoven the Pianist. Beethoven the Composer, 1792-1802. Great Masters: Beethoven - His Life and Music. (90 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated. Preregister.

Commemorate World Refugee Day: Film Screening & Discussion

West Boynton Branch
Thu, Jun 22, 2:00 pm
"Salam Neighbor." ©LivinOnOne. (75 min.) American filmmakers travel to the edge of war to live among 85,000 uprooted refugees. Experience the heartbreak and hope on the frontlines of the refugee crisis. (90 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated. Preregister.

June Is Alzheimer's & Brain Awareness Month Film

Greenacres Branch
Thu, Jun 22, 2:30 pm
"You're Looking at Me Like I Live Here and I Don't." ©Peripheral Productions. (53 min.) Lee Gorewitz wanders on a personal odyssey through her Alzheimer's and Dementia Care Unit. This film challenges our preconceptions of illness and aging. Preregister. Shown with permission. Not rated.

Veterans Services of PBC

Glades Road Branch
Fri, Jun 23, 2:00 pm
Meet with representative Andy Reese to answer brief questions and learn about services. First come, first served. (3 hr.)

Backgammon

Lantana Road Branch
Fri, Jun 23, 2:00 pm
Backgammon fans unite to practice and play with other players. Basic game knowledge is required. (90 min.) Preregister.

Sit 'n' Stitch

Tequesta Branch
Fri, Jun 23, 2:00 pm
Looking for a new project to crochet? Want to socialize with other yarn enthusiasts? Join us in a class project or bring your own! Patterns provided. Pick up a materials list when you register. (90 min.) Preregister.

Adult Book Discussion: "The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time," by Mark Haddon

Jupiter Branch
Fri, Jun 23, 3:00 pm
Join in a lively discussion led by Donna Adair. It's about a mathematically-gifted, autistic fifteen-year-old boy who decides to investigate the murder of a neighbor's dog. (90 min.) Preregister.

Rock Painting

Acreage Branch
Sat, Jun 24, 10:00 am
Have you seen the painted rocks hiding around town? Paint your own rocks to hide and spread joy to others. Materials provided. (60 min.) Preregister.

Bilingual Book Discussion: ”The Shadow of the Wind,” by Carlos Ruiz Zafón

Club de lectura bilingüe: “La sombra del viento” de Carlos Ruiz Zafón
Main Library
Sat, Jun 24, 2:00 pm
Sábado, 24 de junio, 2:00 pm
Pick up an English or Spanish copy at the research services desk. You can speak a little or a lot of either language. (60 min.) Preregister.
Las copias están disponibles en español o inglés en el mostrador de consulta. Pueden hablar un poco o bastante de cualquier de los dos idiomas. Se requiere registrarse.
(60 min.) Preregister.

Are You Board? Game On!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Sat, Jun 24, 2:00 pm
Table Top Saturday. Discover new games and reacquaint ourselves with old favorites. A variety of familiar games will be available with a current popular game introduced each session. (2 hr.) Preregister.

Reading Circle

Acreage Branch
Sat, Jun 24, 2:30 pm
Share new titles and favorite books with other readers and discover new books and best-sellers to take home. Light refreshments served. (90 min.) Preregister.

The "Harry Potter" Experience: After Hours!

Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Jun 24, 5:30 pm
Wizards, witches and muggles of all ages are invited to a magical after hours event. Wear your school robes and join us as we celebrate the 20th anniversary of the publication of the first book! All ages. (3 hr.) Preregister.

Write! Read! Critique!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Mon, Jun 26, 9:30 am
Are you an aspiring writer looking for constructive feedback? Join us in this informal round-table discussion where participants improve their craft by reading and discussing their works in progress. (2.5 hr.) Preregister.

English Exchange

West Boca Branch
Mon, Jun 26, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.)

Trustbridge Presents Five Wishes®

Glades Road Branch
Mon, Jun 26, 2:00 pm
Delve into the ideas behind Five Wishes®, also known as a "living will with a heart and soul." Attendees learn how to communicate personal, spiritual and medical wishes to family members and doctors. (60 min.) Preregister.

"Harry Potter" Film Series

Lantana Road Branch
Mon, Jun 26, 2:00 pm
"Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 1." ©‎Warner Bros. (146 min.) All ages. PG-13 Preregister.

Couponing 101

West Boynton Branch
Mon, Jun 26, 2:00 pm
Have you ever wished you could learn how to coupon, but thought “I don’t have time” or “I’m not organized enough”? We'll discuss where to get coupons, how to use them, tips for specific stores, and how to let others do most of the work for you! (90 min.)

Natural Medicine: Finding Trusted Resources

Jupiter Branch
Mon, Jun 26, 2:30 pm
Learn how to assess health claims and become an educated consumer by learning to ask the right questions. (75 min.) Preregister.

Book Discussion: "Harry Potter & the Cursed Child, Parts 1 & 2"

Lantana Road Branch
Mon, Jun 26, 6:30 pm
Pick up a copy of the play by J.K. Rowling and Jack Thorne at the research services desk. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister.

Map Coasters

Wellington Branch
Mon, Jun 26, 6:30 pm
Create coasters with maps of cities, states or locations that have fond memories for you. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister.

English Exchange

Wellington Branch
Mon, Jun 26, 6:30 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.)

Basic Computer Assistance: One-On-One

Glades Road Branch
Tue, Jun 27, 10:00 am
We can help you improve your computer skills, as well as assist you in becoming more familiar with your tablet, smartphone or e-reader. (30 min.)

Job Hunt Basics: How to Find Employment Workshop

Main Library
Tue, Jun 27, 12:30 pm
Looking for work? Need help navigating the online job hunt? Receive general guidance on résumé writing, cover letters, and interview preparation to land the perfect job for you! (90 min.) Preregister.

English Exchange

Greenacres Branch
Tue, Jun 27, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.)

Book-A-Librarian

Belle Glade Branch
Tue, Jun 27, 2:00 pm
Personal attention, hands-on session tailored for you. Tell us what you need: a personal computer trainer or guidance on researching a topic. (60 min.)

Book Discussion: "The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry," by Gabrielle Zevin

Lantana Road Branch
Tue, Jun 27, 2:00 pm
Copies are available at the research services desk. (60 min.) Preregister.

Tabletop Tuesdays

Main Library
Tue, Jun 27, 2:00 pm
Lovers of Scrabble, Rummikub, dominoes and other tabletop classics, unite! Gather with fellow enthusiasts for a friendly afternoon of fun and games. (2 hr.) Preregister.

Movie Matinee

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Tue, Jun 27, 2:00 pm
"Collateral Beauty." ©‎Warner Bros. (97 min.) PG-13

Art for Adults: Watercolor Open Studio

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Tue, Jun 27, 2:00 pm
Dive in and create your own original watercolor masterpiece. No lessons here, just time and space to shape your vision into a finished work of art. Materials provided. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.)

Treatment Options for Foot, Ankle & Vein Conditions

West Boynton Branch
Tue, Jun 27, 2:00 pm
Jason M. Gold, DPM and podiatric surgeon with Bethesda Health discusses conditions and treatment options for the foot, ankle and veins. (60 min.)

Spanish in Practice: Intermediate

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Jun 27, 3:30 pm
Practice speaking Spanish in conversations about food, travel, news and more. Intermediate knowledge of the language is required. (90 min.)

Are You Board? Game On!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Tue, Jun 27, 6:00 pm
Classic card games like Texas Hold 'em, Teen Patti, and Gin Rummy. Discover new games and reacquaint ourselves with old favorites. A variety of familiar games will be available with a current popular game introduced each session. (90 min.) Preregister.

Enhance Your Life With Gentle Yoga

Main Library
Tue, Jun 27, 6:30 pm
Certified yoga instructor, Hegina Rodrigues, will lead this rejuvenating session of gentle yoga. Be sure to wear comfortable clothing and bring your own water bottle and mat. Ages 16 & up. (75 min.) Preregister.

English Exchange

Main Library
Tue, Jun 27, 6:30 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.)

Line Dancing

Wellington Branch
Tue, Jun 27, 6:30 pm
Do you love the Electric Slide and Cupid Shuffle or have you always wanted to learn them? Learn a few more line dances to keep you moving. (60 min.) Preregister.

Book-A-Librarian: E-Books

West Boynton Branch
Wed, Jun 28, 9:00 am
Book an appointment for a one-on-one session with a library staff member. Call to find out what you need to bring along with your e-reader. (30 min.)

Knit & Crochet With Project Linus

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Jun 28, 10:30 am
Knit and crochet with expert “blanketeers.” The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit (90 min.)

English Exchange

Glades Road Branch
Wed, Jun 28, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.)

English Exchange

Main Library
Wed, Jun 28, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.)

Chess Club

Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Jun 28, 2:00 pm
Chess fans unite to practice strategy skills with other players. Basic game knowledge is required. (90 min.) Preregister.

Stitchin' in the Stacks

Main Library
Wed, Jun 28, 2:00 pm
Cross stitch supplies provided. Basic knowledge of needlecraft required. (60 min.) Preregister.

The Great Courses® DVD Lecture Series

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Wed, Jun 28, 2:00 pm
The Devotion of Bellini, Geertgen, Dürer. Masterworks by Leonardo, Raphael, Correggio. World’s Greatest Paintings. (60 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated.

Book Discussion: "The Inheritance," by Rochelle Alers

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Wed, Jun 28, 2:00 pm
An uplifting new series taking place in the historic beauty of New Orleans. Pick up a copy of the book when you register for the discussion. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) Preregister.

Digital Café

West Boca Branch
Wed, Jun 28, 2:00 pm
Need help downloading digital library content to your computer, e-reader or device? Librarians are available to help! First come, first served. Limit 30 minutes, per person. (2 hr.)

Book-A-Librarian: E-Books

West Boynton Branch
Wed, Jun 28, 2:00 pm
Book an appointment for a one-on-one session with a library staff member. Call to find out what you need to bring along with your e-reader. (30 min.)

The Great Courses® DVD Lecture Series

Gardens Branch
Wed, Jun 28, 2:30 pm
1676 – Van Leeuwenhoek's Microscope. 1751 – Diderot's Enlightenment Encyclopedia. Turning Points in Modern History. (60 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated.

Writers' Workshop

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Jun 28, 4:00 pm
Session 5. Sign up for this six-session course facilitated by award-winning poet Stacie M. Kiner. Limit 10. (90 min.)

English Exchange

Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Jun 28, 6:30 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.)

Book Discussion: “Birds of Paradise,” by Diana Abu-Jabar

Wellington Branch
Wed, Jun 28, 6:30 pm
Pick up a copy at the research services desk. (60 min.) Preregister.

Basic Computer Assistance: One-On-One

Glades Road Branch
Thu, Jun 29, 10:00 am
We can help you improve your computer skills, as well as assist you in becoming more familiar with your tablet, smartphone or e-reader. (30 min.)

English Exchange

Acreage Branch
Thu, Jun 29, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister.

English Exchange

Belle Glade Branch
Thu, Jun 29, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister.

Summer Blockbuster Film Festival

West Boca Branch
Thu, Jun 29, 1:00 pm
"Risky Business." ©‎Warner Bros. (98 min.) Enjoy these summer box office blockbusters from the past forty years! R

"Harry Potter" Film Series

Lantana Road Branch
Thu, Jun 29, 2:00 pm
"Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2." ©‎Warner Bros. (130 min.) All ages. PG-13 Preregister.

Speak With a Specialist

Main Library
Thu, Jun 29, 2:00 pm
Do you need help with research or technology? We have specialists in the areas of Business Information, Consumer Health Information and Government Research, plus staff that can answer computer and mobile device questions. Make an appointment so we can match you with the appropriate specialist. (30 min.)

The Great Courses® DVD Lectures Series

Tequesta Branch
Thu, Jun 29, 2:00 pm
The Heroic Ideal. Two Concerts, 1808 and 1824. Great Masters: Beethoven - His Life and Music. (90 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated. Preregister.

Family Game Night

Acreage Branch
Thu, Jun 29, 6:00 pm
Enjoy a relaxing evening playing a variety of classic and contemporary board games. (2 hr.) Preregister.

June Is Alzheimer's & Brain Awareness Month Film

Tequesta Branch
Fri, Jun 30, 2:00 pm
"You're Looking at Me Like I Live Here and I Don't." ©Peripheral Productions. (53 min.) Lee Gorewitz wanders on a personal odyssey through her Alzheimer's and Dementia Care Unit. This film challenges our preconceptions of illness and aging. Preregister. Shown with permission. Not rated.

Writers' Workshop

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Jul 05, 4:00 pm
Session 6. Sign up for this six-session course facilitated by award-winning poet Stacie M. Kiner. Limit 10. (90 min.)
Children's Classes & Events

Art Lab

Main Library
Fri, May 26, 4:00 pm
Stimulate your creative juices as we explore all sorts of textures and mediums. Warning: we may get messy. Ages 6-12. (45 min.) Preregister.

RPB Kids Coloring Club

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Fri, May 26, 4:00 pm
Color your favorite characters, designs and more. Worksheets and coloring sheets provided. Feel free to bring your favorite coloring book! Ages 2 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Reading Buddies

Main Library
Sat, May 27 (All day)
Children in Grades K-5 can work with a teen to improve their reading skills! To ensure a consistent and quality learning experience, participants should attend each weekly session during the summer. The first session starts on Tue, Jun 13. Drop-ins will be accommodated each day as space allows. Pick up an application at the children's services desk. Grades K-5. (45 min.)

Bilingual Family Story Time

Hora de cuentos bilingües
Belle Glade Branch
Sat, May 27, 10:30 am
Sábado, 27 de mayo, 10:30 am
Fun stories, puppets and a film in Spanish for kids, moms and dads. Ages 4-8. (45 min.) Preregister.
Disfruta de cuentos divertidos, marionetas y una pelicula en español para toda la familia. Edades 4-8. Se requiere registrarse.
(45 min.) Preregister.

Saturday Morning Crafts

West Boca Branch
Sat, May 27, 10:30 am
Stop in the story time room for a casual craft time. A variety of simple crafts available. Ages 3-9. (60 min.)

Super Saturday Story Times

Loula V. York Branch
Sat, May 27, 11:00 am
Is it Summer Yet? Fun, interactive stories and creative activities for children and their parents. Ages 2-5. (45 min.) Preregister.

Pop Up! Arts & Crafts!

Belle Glade Branch
Sat, May 27, 2:30 pm
Features a fun new craft that children of all ages can enjoy! All ages. (60 min.) Preregister.

Reading Buddies

Main Library
Sun, May 28 (All day)
Children in Grades K-5 can work with a teen to improve their reading skills! To ensure a consistent and quality learning experience, participants should attend each weekly session during the summer. The first session starts on Tue, Jun 13. Drop-ins will be accommodated each day as space allows. Pick up an application at the children's services desk. Grades K-5. (45 min.)

Reading Buddies

Main Library
Mon, May 29 (All day)
Children in Grades K-5 can work with a teen to improve their reading skills! To ensure a consistent and quality learning experience, participants should attend each weekly session during the summer. The first session starts on Tue, Jun 13. Drop-ins will be accommodated each day as space allows. Pick up an application at the children's services desk. Grades K-5. (45 min.)

Reading Buddies

Main Library
Tue, May 30 (All day)
Children in Grades K-5 can work with a teen to improve their reading skills! To ensure a consistent and quality learning experience, participants should attend each weekly session during the summer. The first session starts on Tue, Jun 13. Drop-ins will be accommodated each day as space allows. Pick up an application at the children's services desk. Grades K-5. (45 min.)

Book-A-Librarian: Tutor.com

Belle Glade Branch
Tue, May 30, 3:30 pm
Learn about the free online tutoring available through the library for grades K-12, or get help logging into i-Ready®. Call or drop by the children’s desk to make an appointment for a half-hour, one-on-one session. All ages. (30 min.)

Reading Buddies

Main Library
Wed, May 31 (All day)
Children in Grades K-5 can work with a teen to improve their reading skills! To ensure a consistent and quality learning experience, participants should attend each weekly session during the summer. The first session starts on Tue, Jun 13. Drop-ins will be accommodated each day as space allows. Pick up an application at the children's services desk. Grades K-5. (45 min.)

Fine Motor Fun

Jupiter Branch
Wed, May 31, 9:30 am
Would you like to help ensure your little one is on track developmentally? Learn why fine motor skills are important and help develop these skills through art and play! Ages 1.5-3. (30 min.) Preregister.

Toddler Read & Play

Belle Glade Branch
Wed, May 31, 10:00 am
Rhymes, fingerplay, music and movement to foster print motivation Ages 1-2. (30 min.)

Preschool Story Time

Belle Glade Branch
Wed, May 31, 11:00 am
Thematic stories, rhymes, songs and fun activities to reinforce pre-reading skills. Ages 3-5. (45 min.)

Scratch® Video Game & Animation Studio

Gardens Branch
Wed, May 31, 3:15 pm
Make your own video games, animation or interactive stories with Scratch® (www.scratch.mit.edu), designed specifically for kids to learn basic computer programming concepts. Ages 8 & up. (45 min.) Preregister.

End of the School Year Craft Bonanza Blowout!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Wed, May 31, 3:30 pm
Drop in and make as many crafts as you want with the supplies from our Craft Closet. Take supplies home with you to enjoy and be crafty! Materials provided. (60 min.)

Fairly Awesome Tales

Glades Road Branch
Wed, May 31, 4:00 pm
Take part in this oral tradition as we read classic fairy tales that have inspired some of your favorite movies. Ages 5-10. (45 min.) Preregister.

25th Anniversary Bookmark Contest

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Thu, Jun 01, 9:00 am
Continue the celebration by creating a bookmark. Contest runs from Jun 01- Jun 30. Two age groups: Ages 5-11 and Ages 12-17. The winner will be announced at our community event on Wed, Jul 26.

Movie Matinee

Wellington Branch
Fri, Jun 02, 2:30 pm
"Sing." ©Universal Pictures. (108 min.) PG

Community Summer Reading Celebration!

Loula V. York Branch
Sat, Jun 03, 10:30 am
It's a party! Enjoy games, music, arts and crafts, face painting, and a cookout a la Bridges of Pahokee, as we celebrate summer! All ages. (2.5 hr.) Preregister.

The Amazing Mr. A’s Summer Magic Spectacular!

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Sat, Jun 03, 10:30 am
It's a variety-style magic show you don't want to miss! With magic, comedy, ventriloquism and audience participation, Mr. A will leave you laughing. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

Yoga Power Hour

Main Library
Sat, Jun 03, 11:00 am
Namaste! It's time for a yoga/story time. Bring a mat or towel to class and wear comfortable clothing. Ages 3-6. (60 min.) Preregister.

Summer Reading Program Kickoff Party Fun

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Sat, Jun 03, 11:30 am
Have fun with games, activities and photo opportunities for all. All ages. (30 min.) Preregister.

The Amazing Mr. A’s Summer Magic Spectacular!

Main Library
Sat, Jun 03, 2:00 pm
It's a variety-style magic show you don't want to miss! With magic, comedy, ventriloquism and audience participation, Mr. A will leave you laughing. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

Kids Chess Class for Beginners

Gardens Branch
Sun, Jun 04, 1:00 pm
Grasp the basics of chess and polish your skills. Led by library staff. Ages 8-12. (30 min.) Preregister.

Kids Chess Club

Gardens Branch
Sun, Jun 04, 1:30 pm
Challenge other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and perfect your own skills. Ages 8-12. (45 min.) Preregister.

Nail Art Club: Chrome Nails

Lantana Road Branch
Sun, Jun 04, 2:00 pm
Learn how to do the hottest nail trends. Ages 7 & up. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister.

Summer Reading Program: Build a Better World

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Mon, Jun 05, 9:00 am
Sign up for the Summer Reading Program, anytime beginning Mon, Jun 05 through Fri, Jul 28. Enjoy reading books of your choice or from your school's reading list, receive prizes for signing up and upon completion. Enter to win the grand prize, DUPLO® or LEGO® Classics (one per age group), upon completion. Ages birth-11.

Family Story Times & Pajama Hour

Belle Glade Branch
Mon, Jun 05, 10:00 am
Fun stories, puppets and a film for kids, moms and dads. All ages. (30 min.) Preregister.

Build a Better World

West Boca Branch
Mon, Jun 05, 10:00 am
Start the summer off on the right foot by signing up for the summer reading program today. Stop by during the times listed and make a craft too. All ages. (2 hr.)

Toddler Art Time

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Mon, Jun 05, 10:30 am
Little ones will have fun as they develop motor and sensory skills in art. Dress to get messy. Ages 1-2. Space is limited. (30 min.) Preregister.

Read In

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Mon, Jun 05, 1:30 pm
Get over the summer slump and enjoy reading some of your favorite books. Also a great opportunity to read down fines, if you have any. Ages 5-17. (45 min.)

Art-Cycle

Gardens Branch
Mon, Jun 05, 2:00 pm
Join us in a fun-filled session of arts and crafts using recycled materials. Choose from an assortment of recycled crafts from past story times. Art and craft materials provided. Ages 4-10. (60 min.) Preregister.

Elementary STEM Time

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Mon, Jun 05, 2:00 pm
Newspaper Towers. Get ready to problem solve with fun science-related activities. Each session, learn about engineering and then face a challenge. Ages 7-11. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister separately for each session.

Paleontology Party!

West Boynton Branch
Mon, Jun 05, 2:00 pm
Dig up a good time learning about paleontology, dinosaurs and their fossils. Test your excavation skills by digging out the chips in a cookie! Ages 6 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Build a Better World

West Boca Branch
Mon, Jun 05, 2:30 pm
Start the summer off on the right foot by signing up for the summer reading program today. Stop by during the times listed and make a craft too. All ages. (2 hr.)

Make & Take Craft

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Mon, Jun 05, 3:30 pm
Go crazy with an assortment of crafts from throughout the year. Ages 3-9. (30 min.)

Harry Potter: Wizardry 101

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Mon, Jun 05, 4:00 pm
Week 1: "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone" – Arriving at Hogwarts, House Sorting, Wizard Supplies. Summer term is in session at Hogwarts! Each week, take a different magical class and engage in a book discussion with your fellow wizards. Ages 10-17. Limit 20. (60 min.) Preregister.

Pizza & Potter

West Boynton Branch
Mon, Jun 05, 4:00 pm
"Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them." ©Warner Bros. (133 min.) Kick off summer with two of our favorite things, pizza and "Harry Potter." Ages 9 & up. Space is limited. PG-13 Preregister.

Family Story Times & Pajama Hour

Belle Glade Branch
Mon, Jun 05, 6:30 pm
Fun stories, puppets and a film for kids, moms and dads. All ages. (30 min.) Preregister.

The Amazing Mr. A’s Summer Magic Spectacular!

Loula V. York Branch
Tue, Jun 06, 10:00 am
It's a variety-style magic show you don't want to miss! With magic, comedy, ventriloquism and audience participation, Mr. A will leave you laughing. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

Preschool Science Lab

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Jun 06, 2:00 pm
Butterfly in the Sky. Science meets story time in this series, especially for preschoolers! Each session will examine a different topic with stories, songs, demonstrations and hands-on experiments. Dress for a mess. Ages 3-5. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister separately for each session.

Tween Gaming

Wellington Branch
Tue, Jun 06, 2:00 pm
Bring a friend for Wii gaming and board game fun! Ages 8-12. Limit 24. (90 min.)

Camp LVY

Loula V. York Branch
Tue, Jun 06, 2:30 pm
Building Bridges I. Stories and creative activities for children. (60 min.) Preregister.

The Amazing Mr. A’s Summer Magic Spectacular!

Acreage Branch
Tue, Jun 06, 3:00 pm
It's a variety-style magic show you don't want to miss! With magic, comedy, ventriloquism and audience participation, Mr. A will leave you laughing. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

National Donut Day

Jupiter Branch
Tue, Jun 06, 3:15 pm
Let's celebrate this sweet treat! We will enjoy stories, create a craft, dance to silly tunes, and taste test mini donuts. Ages 3-6. (45 min.) Preregister.

Frogs & Toads!

Glades Road Branch
Tue, Jun 06, 3:30 pm
Visit with a frog and a toad and learn all about these special amphibians with the Daggerwing Nature Center. Ages 5 & up. (45 min.) Preregister.

Mini Book + Art Workshop: "From the Bellybutton of the Moon and Other Summer Poems" + Summer Landscapes in the Norton’s Collection

Mini Libro + Arte: "Del ombligo de la luna y otros poemas de verano" + Paisajes de verano en la colección de Norton
Main Library
Tue, Jun 06, 3:30 pm
Martes, 06 de junio, 3:30 pm
Franciso X. Alarcon takes his young readers back to the summers he spent as a child visiting his family in Mexico. Read the poems together and get inspired by summer landscapes in the Norton’s collection. This activity is a collaboration with the Norton Museum of Art, and is made possible through the generosity of the Diane and Bruce Halle Foundation. Ages 9-12. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister.
Franciso X. Alarcón transporta a sus lectores a los veranos que pasaba visitando a su familia en México. Leeremos los poemas juntos y estaremos inspirados por los paisajes del verano de la colección de Norton. Esta actividad es una colaboración con el Norton Museum of Art y es posible gracias a la generosidad del Diane and Bruce Halle Foundation. Edades 9-12. Cupo limitado. Se requiere registrarse.
(90 min.) Preregister.

Mighty, Mighty Construction Site

West Boca Branch
Tue, Jun 06, 3:30 pm
Imagine you are part of a mighty crew of construction site trucks as we read the best-selling books by Sherri Rinker. Paint a construction-themed suncatcher to take home. Ages 4 & up. (45 min.) Preregister.

National Garden Week: Pollinators & Butterflies

Greenacres Branch
Tue, Jun 06, 4:00 pm
Celebrate National Garden Week by discovering the importance of bees, butterflies and other pollinators with Master Gardener Barbara Hadsell from the National Garden Club. Ages 8-12. (45 min.)

Summer Reading Kickoff With PBC Fire Rescue!

Belle Glade Branch
Wed, Jun 07, 10:30 am
Local firefighters from PBC Fire Rescue share stories and fire safety tips for a fun summer. A fire truck may visit if there is no emergency. Sign up and check out all the great prizes you can earn this year. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

Water Safety for Children & Parents

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Wed, Jun 07, 10:30 am
Diane and some of her special friends from the Drowning Prevention Coalition are coming to share an interactive water safety program for the whole family. Ages 3 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Parent Power Hours!

Loula V. York Branch
Wed, Jun 07, 12:00 pm
Parents of children who will be entering first, second or third grade are invited for informal discussions with reading coaches. Activities for children ages three and up will be provided during the evening meetings. Registration is required through Bridges of Pahokee. All ages. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister.

Game Day Fun!

Acreage Branch
Wed, Jun 07, 1:00 pm
Including PS4 and Wii games. Ages 7 & Up. Play bingo, board games, card games, build puzzles and more! (90 min.)

Chalk It Up!

Main Library
Wed, Jun 07, 2:00 pm
Grab some chalk and head outside to make some sidewalk art or play hopscotch. All ages. (60 min.)

Watercolor Shape Art!

Wellington Branch
Wed, Jun 07, 2:00 pm
Trace shapes then paint with bright colors to create an abstract masterpiece! Ages 5-12. Limit 24. (45 min.)

Color Your Own Club

West Boynton Branch
Wed, Jun 07, 2:00 pm
Beach Balls Are a Blast! Each week color your own fun activity and also choose from a variety of coloring pages. Materials provided. Ages 4 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister.

Game Day Fun!

Acreage Branch
Wed, Jun 07, 2:30 pm
All ages. Play bingo, board games, card games, build puzzles and more! (90 min.)

Summer Stitching: Hooked on Crochet

Greenacres Branch
Wed, Jun 07, 2:30 pm
Bring your hook and favorite yarn and socialize while learning basic stitches or working on current projects. Ages 10-17. (45 min.) Preregister.

Chess Club for Tweens

Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Jun 07, 2:30 pm
Do you want to learn to play chess or challenge your skills and learn new tactics and strategies? Players of all levels are welcome. Ages 8-12. (60 min.) Preregister.

Crazy for Catapults

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Wed, Jun 07, 2:30 pm
Make a catapult using popsicle sticks, rubber bands and bottle caps to explore different forms of energy by “launching” safe, household items. How far will they go? A great STEM activity! Ages 7-11. (45 min.) Preregister.

Captain Underpants Celebration!

Gardens Branch
Wed, Jun 07, 3:00 pm
Celebrate the release of "Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie" with trivia, games and crafts! Ages 6 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Chess

West Boynton Branch
Wed, Jun 07, 3:30 pm
Challenge other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and perfect your own skills. Ages 8-12. (60 min.)

Build With Paper Plate

Belle Glade Branch
Wed, Jun 07, 4:00 pm
Get ready for a fun afternoon! These awesome paper plate craft projects will make you fall in love with summer. Snacks provided. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister.

Who’s That Pokémon?

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Wed, Jun 07, 4:00 pm
Pokémon lovers unite! Bring your cards to share your Pokéknowledge with friends while playing games or making a Pokécraft. Ages 9-12. (45 min.) Preregister.

LEGO® Club

West Boynton Branch
Wed, Jun 07, 4:45 pm
Imagine, play and build with LEGO® club. Ages 6-10. (45 min.) Preregister.

Parent Power Hours!

Loula V. York Branch
Wed, Jun 07, 5:30 pm
Parents of children who will be entering first, second or third grade are invited for informal discussions with reading coaches. Activities for children ages three and up will be provided during the evening meetings. Registration is required through Bridges of Pahokee. All ages. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister.

Family Fun Night: Mini Golf

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Jun 07, 6:30 pm
Join us for a great time: playing indoor mini golf with your family and some reading fun, too! All ages. (60 min.) Preregister.

Stuffed Animal Sleepover: Drop-off

Main Library
Thu, Jun 08, 9:00 am
Your stuffed animal friend is invited to spend the night! Drop them off and they will enjoy games, snacks and stories overnight. Your furry companion will be ready for you to pick them up the following morning. Ages 3-6.

The Amazing Mr. A’s Summer Magic Spectacular!

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Thu, Jun 08, 10:00 am
It's a variety-style magic show you don't want to miss! With magic, comedy, ventriloquism and audience participation, Mr. A will leave you laughing. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

Camp LVY

Loula V. York Branch
Thu, Jun 08, 10:00 am
Building Bridges I. Stories and creative activities for children. (60 min.) Preregister.

Chess Class for Beginners

Belle Glade Branch
Thu, Jun 08, 11:00 am
Grasp the basics of chess and polish your skills. Led by library staff. Snacks provided. Ages 7 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Fun Family Flicks

Main Library
Thu, Jun 08, 2:00 pm
"Finding Dory." ©‎Walt Disney Pictures. (103 min.) Movies the whole family can enjoy together. Popcorn included! All ages. PG Preregister.

Pop Up! Arts & Crafts!

Belle Glade Branch
Thu, Jun 08, 2:30 pm
Features a fun new craft that everyone can enjoy! All ages. (60 min.) Preregister.

National Best Friends Day

West Boca Branch
Thu, Jun 08, 2:30 pm
Bring your best friend to the library and celebrate a day just for them. Write silly Mad Libs®-style word games, poems and stories with your best friend. Create personal friendship bracelets to trade, share or keep. Grades 3-6. (45 min.) Preregister.

Keep Calm & Color

Gardens Branch
Thu, Jun 08, 3:00 pm
Enjoy a relaxing afternoon by coloring. Materials provided. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister.

The Amazing Mr. A’s Summer Magic Spectacular!

Wellington Branch
Thu, Jun 08, 3:00 pm
It's a variety-style magic show you don't want to miss! With magic, comedy, ventriloquism and audience participation, Mr. A will leave you laughing. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

STEM-ulating Fun: Bridge Building

West Boynton Branch
Thu, Jun 08, 3:30 pm
PBC 4-H presents a STEM-ulating afternoon of engineering your own bridge from everyday things. Ages 8-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister.

Young Artists Studio

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Thu, Jun 08, 4:00 pm
Demonstrate your creativity as you join Ms. Elizabeth for a casual art class using mixed media. Dress to get messy. Ages 7-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister.

The Amazing Mr. A’s Summer Magic Spectacular!

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Fri, Jun 09, 10:00 am
It's a variety-style magic show you don't want to miss! With magic, comedy, ventriloquism and audience participation, Mr. A will leave you laughing. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

Play & Read

West Boynton Branch
Fri, Jun 09, 10:15 am
Start with stories and songs. Take a break and come back and play. Ages 2-3. (75 min.) Preregister.

Kindergarten Prep

Preparación de kindergarten
Lantana Road Branch
Fri, Jun 09, 10:30 am
Viernes, 09 de junio, 10:30 am
Each week we will focus on the skills to know before entering Kindergarten. Requires a commitment to attend all eight summer classes. Fill out an application at the children's services desk. The class will be taught in English only. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister.
Cada semana nos centraremos en las habilidades y que necesitas saber antes de entrar en kindergarten. Requiere compromiso para asistir a las ocho clases de verano. Llene una solicitud en el mostrador de niños. La clase se enseñará solo en inglés. Cupo limitado. Se requiere registrarse.
(90 min.) Preregister.

Stuffed Animal Sleepover: Pick Up

Main Library
Fri, Jun 09, 10:30 am
Pick up your stuffed friend and hear all about their adventures in the library. We will watch a slide show of their activities and read stories about sleepovers. Ages 3-6. (45 min.)

It's Your Move! Board Games

Belle Glade Branch
Fri, Jun 09, 11:00 am
Enjoy a wide variety of classic and contemporary games. Stay for the entire session, or just drop in for a game or two. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister.

Summercise

Greenacres Branch
Fri, Jun 09, 11:00 am
Get up and move! 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.

Art Lab: Calling all Artists!

Main Library
Fri, Jun 09, 2:00 pm
Explore your artistic talents! We provide the supplies and you provide the inspiration. Ages 6-12. (45 min.) Preregister.

Animal Adventures With Green Cay Nature Center

West Boynton Branch
Fri, Jun 09, 2:00 pm
Meet and learn about some animal friends from Green Cay Nature Center. Ages 4 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Friday Movie Madness

Greenacres Branch
Fri, Jun 09, 2:30 pm
"Moana." ©‎Walt Disney Pictures. (113 min.) Join us for a family friendly movie. PG Preregister.

The Artist Academy: Piet Mondrian

Acreage Branch
Fri, Jun 09, 3:00 pm
Discover the life of this geometric artist, learn about the techniques and ideas behind his art, and then create an artwork inspired by his unique style. Ages 7 & up. (75 min.)

Toys From Trash: Lifting Jack

Gardens Branch
Fri, Jun 09, 3:00 pm
We will engineer a machine that can lift things and learn how water is used to move things in the real world. Limit 15. (45 min.) Preregister.

Dual Language Story Time Class

Clase y hora de cuentos en dos idiomas
Main Library
Fri, Jun 09, 4:00 pm
Viernes, 09 de junio, 4:00 pm
Celebrate stories, songs, finger plays and fun in English and Spanish. Ages 4-8. (45 min.) Preregister.
Celebremos cuentos, canciones, y juegos divertidos en inglés y español. Edades 4-8. Se requiere registrarse.
(45 min.) Preregister.

LEGO® Bricks & More

Gardens Branch
Sat, Jun 10, 10:30 am
Build, imagine and play with our collection of LEGO® bricks. Jumbo blocks available. Ages 1-10. (60 min.) Preregister.

Bilingual Family Story Time

Hora de cuentos bilingües
Belle Glade Branch
Sat, Jun 10, 11:00 am
Sábado, 10 de junio, 11:00 am
Fun stories, puppets and a film in Spanish for kids, moms and dads. Ages 4-8. (45 min.) Preregister.
Disfruta de cuentos divertidos, marionetas y una pelicula en español para toda la familia. Edades 4-8. Se requiere registrarse.
(45 min.) Preregister.

The Amazing Mr. A’s Summer Magic Spectacular!

Greenacres Branch
Sat, Jun 10, 11:00 am
It's a variety-style magic show you don't want to miss! With magic, comedy, ventriloquism and audience participation, Mr. A will leave you laughing. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

Summer Magic With Mr. Joel Lerner

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Sat, Jun 10, 11:00 am
Be astounded! Be amazed ... again! Our favorite local magician returns for an exclusive performance. Everyone, from grandparents to grandkids, will enjoy a morning of magic and fun. Ages 5 & up. (45 min.) Preregister.

Super Summer Story Times!

Loula V. York Branch
Sat, Jun 10, 11:00 am
Building Bridges I. Stories and creative activities for our youngest members and their parents! (45 min.) Preregister.

Family Fort Fun!

Main Library
Sat, Jun 10, 11:00 am
Read a story and build a fort with us! Bring anything to help build your fort like lots and lots of blankets! Ages 3-7. (90 min.) Preregister.

Disney Jr. Drive-In

West Boynton Branch
Sat, Jun 10, 11:00 am
"Mickey Mouse Clubhouse." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (30 min.) Drive in to a Mickey morning in your very own “box” car that you design. Popcorn and cars provided. Ages 24-35 mos. Limit 30. (60 min.) G Preregister.

Reading Builders!

Loula V. York Branch
Sat, Jun 10, 2:00 pm
Children are invited to read with teen reading mentors in a comfortable, supervised setting on a weekly basis. Applications may be picked up at the children's desk. (60 min.) Preregister.

Be a Puppeteer

West Boynton Branch
Sat, Jun 10, 2:00 pm
Learn the art of the puppeteering. Start with dramatic play and theatre games; then perform your own puppet show using a variety of puppets. Create a puppet to take home for future performances. (90 min.) Preregister.

Pop Up! Arts & Crafts!

Belle Glade Branch
Sat, Jun 10, 2:30 pm
Features a fun new craft that everyone can enjoy! All ages. (60 min.) Preregister.

Block Party!

Loula V. York Branch
Sat, Jun 10, 3:30 pm
Bring your friends and build away with LEGO® bricks, small and large! All ages. (60 min.) Preregister.

Father-Daughter Date!

Lantana Road Branch
Sun, Jun 11, 2:00 pm
Fathers, join us with your daughters for music, dancing, games, crafts and snacks. Ages 3 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

We're Glad for Dads!

Jupiter Branch
Sun, Jun 11, 2:30 pm
We'll read books, sing songs, create a craft, and enjoy quality time with the special guys in our lives! Light refreshments served. Ages 4-8. (45 min.) Preregister.

Family Story Times & Pajama Hour

Belle Glade Branch
Mon, Jun 12, 10:00 am
Fun stories, puppets and a film for kids, moms and dads. All ages. (30 min.) Preregister.

Toddler Art Time

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Mon, Jun 12, 10:30 am
Little ones will have fun as they develop motor and sensory skills in art. Dress to get messy. Ages 1-2. Space is limited. (30 min.) Preregister.

Bouncing Babies

West Boca Branch
Mon, Jun 12, 10:30 am
Baby and parents or caregivers are invited to share in a time of stories, songs and finger plays. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.) Preregister.

Build With LEGO® Bricks

Belle Glade Branch
Mon, Jun 12, 11:00 am
Build, imagine and play with our collection of LEGO® bricks. Jumbo blocks available. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister.

Read In Camp!

Belle Glade Branch
Mon, Jun 12, 2:00 pm
Build up your reading level this summer by participating in our awesome Read In Camp! Bring your reading list or choose from our weekly featured titles. We'll have treats, games, prizes, and an ice cream social party. Grades 2 & up. (90 min.) Preregister.

Elementary STEM Time

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Mon, Jun 12, 2:00 pm
Army Man Launcher. Get ready to problem solve with fun science-related activities. Each session, learn about engineering and then face a challenge. Ages 7-11. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister separately for each session.

Flag Day Celebration

Main Library
Mon, Jun 12, 2:00 pm
Celebrate the beautiful American flag with a red, white and blue craft. Age 6. (60 min.) Preregister.

Traveling Club LEGO®

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Mon, Jun 12, 2:00 pm
Imagine, build and play with our collection of building bricks as you travel around the world. Ages 6-12. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister.

The Amazing Mr. A’s Summer Magic Spectacular!

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Mon, Jun 12, 2:30 pm
It's a variety-style magic show you don't want to miss! With magic, comedy, ventriloquism and audience participation, Mr. A will leave you laughing. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

Make & Take Craft

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Mon, Jun 12, 3:30 pm
Go crazy with an assortment of crafts from throughout the year. Ages 3-9. (30 min.)

"Puppy Academy" Book Club

West Boynton Branch
Mon, Jun 12, 3:30 pm
Where puppies learn to be heroes! Read any book in the series and discuss it with the author herself, Gill Lewis via Skype, all the way from England! Afterwards, create a craft with some yummy treats to eat. Pick up a copy of the series at the children's services desk. Grades 1-3. (30 min.) Preregister.

Harry Potter: Wizardry 101

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Mon, Jun 12, 4:00 pm
Week 2: "Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets" – Herbology. Summer term is in session at Hogwarts! Each week, take a different magical class and engage in a book discussion with your fellow wizards. Ages 10-17. Limit 20. (60 min.) Preregister.

Pokémon Club

Main Library
Mon, Jun 12, 5:00 pm
Meet other Pokémon fans to play games, make crafts, and talk about your favorite Pokémon. Ages 7 & up. (45 min.) Preregister.

Drive-In Family Movie Night

Belle Glade Branch
Mon, Jun 12, 5:30 pm
"Jungle Cubs." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (30 min.) TV-Y Bring your little builders to practice motor skills, learn about shapes and colors. Transform cardboard boxes into kid-friendly cars. Then park in front of the big screen and watch the show! Materials provided. Ages 1 & up. Preregister.

Undersea Stories

Acreage Branch
Mon, Jun 12, 6:30 pm
Grab your snorkel and get ready for an adventure under the sea with stories and a craft about the big blue. Ages 3-5. (45 min.)

Family Story Times & Pajama Hour

Belle Glade Branch
Mon, Jun 12, 6:30 pm
Fun stories, puppets and a film for kids, moms and dads. All ages. (30 min.) Preregister.

Camp LVY

Loula V. York Branch
Tue, Jun 13, 10:00 am
Building Bridges II. Stories and creative activities for children. (60 min.) Preregister.

Game On: Mario Kart Adventure

Belle Glade Branch
Tue, Jun 13, 11:00 am
Gather with friends this summer for Wii games and more. Snacks provided. Ages 7 & up. (90 min.) Preregister.

Reading Buddies

Main Library
Tue, Jun 13, 11:00 am
Children in grades K-5 can work with a teen to improve their reading skills! To ensure a consistent and quality learning experience, participants should attend each weekly session during the summer. Drop-ins will be accommodated each day as space allows. Pick up an application at the children's services desk. Grades K-5. (60 min.) Preregister.

Captain Underpants vs. the Pernicious Party Poopers!

Acreage Branch
Tue, Jun 13, 1:30 pm
Tra-la-la! Flush boredom down the drain at our finger-snapping celebration of everyone's favorite hero featuring zany games and wacky activities. All ages. (45 min.)

Drop-In Coloring Club

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Jun 13, 2:00 pm
Construction Site. Drop in on our Coloring Club and color your cares away! We’ll have coloring sheets, crayons, markers, colored pencils and more. All ages. (60 min.)

Build a Better World: Birdhouses

Main Library
Tue, Jun 13, 2:00 pm
Let's make life better for our little, winged friends. It will be so much fun to look out the window and see birds hanging out at their own birdhouse. Ages 4-6. (60 min.) Preregister.

Shrinky Dink Keychains

Lantana Road Branch
Tue, Jun 13, 2:30 pm
Create you own design on plastic paper, then watch it melt to become a cool keychain. Ages 5 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Camp LVY

Loula V. York Branch
Tue, Jun 13, 2:30 pm
Building Bridges II. Stories and creative activities for children. (60 min.) Preregister.

Stitching Starters Beginning Crochet

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Tue, Jun 13, 2:30 pm
Learn the basics of crocheting or if you know how to crochet already, bring your projects in to work on them. Bring a size H, I, J or K hook and skein of worsted weight yarn. Must be able to work independently. Materials not provided. Ages 10 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Captain Underpants vs. the Pernicious Party Poopers!

Acreage Branch
Tue, Jun 13, 2:45 pm
Tra-la-la! Flush boredom down the drain at our finger-snapping celebration of everyone's favorite hero featuring zany games and wacky activities. All ages. (45 min.)

Beach Bingo!

Gardens Branch
Tue, Jun 13, 3:00 pm
Let's celebrate the summer by playing beach-themed bingo! No reading required. Candy bingo markers and books as prizes add to the fun! Ages 4 & up. (45 min.) Preregister.

The Amazing Mr. A’s Summer Magic Spectacular!

Glades Road Branch
Tue, Jun 13, 3:00 pm
It's a variety-style magic show you don't want to miss! With magic, comedy, ventriloquism and audience participation, Mr. A will leave you laughing. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

I Love Art!

Wellington Branch
Tue, Jun 13, 3:00 pm
If you love art, join us as we create something new each month. Dress to get messy! Ages 6-12. Limit 24. (45 min.)

Happy Father’s Day

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Tue, Jun 13, 3:30 pm
Enjoy fun activities and stories celebrating the love for our dads, granddads, and uncles. Ages 5-10. (45 min.) Preregister.

Build Creativity: DIY Day

West Boca Branch
Tue, Jun 13, 3:30 pm
Use your creativity and our supplies such as beads, picture frames, paint and more to design your own fantastic projects. Ages 7 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Baby Build It!

Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Jun 14, 10:30 am
Work with your little ones to develop motor skills and have fun with a variety of learning toys and materials. Ages 1-2. (60 min.) Preregister.

Reading Buddies

Main Library
Wed, Jun 14, 11:00 am
Children in grades K-5 can work with a teen to improve their reading skills! To ensure a consistent and quality learning experience, participants should attend each weekly session during the summer. Drop-ins will be accommodated each day as space allows. Pick up an application at the children's services desk. Grades K-5. (60 min.) Preregister.

Parent Power Hours!

Loula V. York Branch
Wed, Jun 14, 12:00 pm
Parents of children who will be entering first, second or third grade are invited for informal discussions with reading coaches. Activities for children ages three and up will be provided during the evening meetings. Registration is required through Bridges of Pahokee. All ages. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister.

Loxahatchee Rocks! Rock Out With Rock Art!

Acreage Branch
Wed, Jun 14, 2:00 pm
Loxahatchee rocks! Show your neighborhood pride by creating colorful rocks that reflect your favorite hobbies, sports, animals and more! A perfect event for beginning rock artists. Ages 6 & up. (60 min.)

The Amazing Mr. A’s Summer Magic Spectacular!

Jupiter Branch
Wed, Jun 14, 2:00 pm
It's a variety-style magic show you don't want to miss! With magic, comedy, ventriloquism and audience participation, Mr. A will leave you laughing. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

Dotted Daisies

Main Library
Wed, Jun 14, 2:00 pm
Decorate a beautiful flower for someone special in your life. Ages 2-5. (60 min.) Preregister.

Color Your Own Club

West Boynton Branch
Wed, Jun 14, 2:00 pm
Father's Day Tool Belts. Each week color your own fun activity and also choose from a variety of coloring pages. Materials provided. Ages 4 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister.

Summer Stitching: Hooked on Crochet

Greenacres Branch
Wed, Jun 14, 2:30 pm
Bring your hook and favorite yarn and socialize while learning basic stitches or working on current projects. Ages 10-17. (45 min.) Preregister.

Libratory: Read & Create With Science

Tequesta Branch
Wed, Jun 14, 2:30 pm
"Mad Scientist Academy: The Weather Disaster," by Matthew McElligott. Science builds a stronger mind, stronger minds build better worlds. Share excerpts from various science adventures and perform STEAM activities. Ages 6 & up. (90 min.) Preregister.

Pokémon Club

Gardens Branch
Wed, Jun 14, 3:00 pm
Calling all Pokémon enthusiasts! If you like collectible card games, this is your place to be! Bring your Gameboy, DS, deck, box or binder, and come with a friend or make a new one. Snacks provided. Ages 7 & up. (90 min.) Preregister.

Plastic Playground

Glades Road Branch
Wed, Jun 14, 3:30 pm
Don’t throw plastic cups away. We’ll show you games you can play like stacking, racing and bowling. Ages 7 & up. (45 min.) Preregister.

Chess

West Boynton Branch
Wed, Jun 14, 3:30 pm
Challenge other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and perfect your own skills. Ages 8-12. (60 min.)

Drama Club

Acreage Branch
Wed, Jun 14, 4:00 pm
Want to be a star or just like being silly? Play theater games and learn basic acting skills at this fun, informal event. Ages 8-12. (60 min.)

Outdoor Summer Fun!

Belle Glade Branch
Wed, Jun 14, 4:00 pm
Build With Art: Canvas Painting Party. Art activities, hands-on science experiments and more! Dress to get messy. Materials provided. Ages 7 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

LEGO® Club

West Boynton Branch
Wed, Jun 14, 4:45 pm
Imagine, play and build with LEGO® club. Ages 6-10. (45 min.) Preregister.

Parent Power Hours!

Loula V. York Branch
Wed, Jun 14, 5:30 pm
Parents of children who will be entering first, second or third grade are invited for informal discussions with reading coaches. Activities for children ages three and up will be provided during the evening meetings. Registration is required through Bridges of Pahokee. All ages. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister.

The Amazing Mr. A’s Summer Magic Spectacular!

Belle Glade Branch
Thu, Jun 15, 10:00 am
It's a variety-style magic show you don't want to miss! With magic, comedy, ventriloquism and audience participation, Mr. A will leave you laughing. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

Camp LVY

Loula V. York Branch
Thu, Jun 15, 10:00 am
Building Bridges II. Stories and creative activities for children. (60 min.) Preregister.

Reading Buddies

Main Library
Thu, Jun 15, 11:00 am
Children in grades K-5 can work with a teen to improve their reading skills! To ensure a consistent and quality learning experience, participants should attend each weekly session during the summer. Drop-ins will be accommodated each day as space allows. Pick up an application at the children's services desk. Grades K-5. (60 min.) Preregister.

Family Movie Matinee

Belle Glade Branch
Thu, Jun 15, 2:00 pm
"Moana." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (113 min.) Popcorn provided. All ages. PG Preregister.

Fire Truck to the Rescue!

Glades Road Branch
Thu, Jun 15, 2:00 pm
Meet Elyse Weintraub Brown from PBC Fire Rescue and learn about fire safety. Create an art project and get an up-close look at the big, red fire engine (pending availability). Ages 5 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

LEGO® Club

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Thu, Jun 15, 2:00 pm
Build a pyramid ... like old King Tut! Imagine, build and play with LEGO® bricks. Ages 6-12. (45 min.) Preregister.

Build a Better World: Self-Esteem

Main Library
Thu, Jun 15, 2:00 pm
What better way to make our world a better place than starting with how we feel about ourselves? Enjoy making crafts that will boost your self-esteem. Ages 8-11. (45 min.) Preregister.

Fun Father's Day Cards!

Wellington Branch
Thu, Jun 15, 2:00 pm
Get creative with our supplies and your imagination to create the perfect gift! Ages 5-12. Limit 40. (45 min.)

Father’s Day Cards & Crafts

West Boca Branch
Thu, Jun 15, 3:00 pm
Make a card and a special craft for your dad. Ages 3 & up. (60 min.)

Young Artists Studio

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Thu, Jun 15, 4:00 pm
Demonstrate your creativity as you join Ms. Elizabeth for a casual art class using mixed media. Dress to get messy. Ages 7-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister.

Origami With Ana

Origami con Ana
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Fri, Jun 16, 10:00 am
Miércoles, 16 de junio, 10:00 am
Learn the basics of the Japanese art of folding paper with Ana Rojas. Ms. Rojas will explain, in both English and Spanish, how to make a simple house, and a helicopter that flies. Plus, there will be a story to go along with our crafting fun. Supplies provided. Ages 6 & up. (45 min.) Preregister.
Aprenderemos los fundamentos del arte japonés de doblar el papel con Ana Rojas. La Sra. Rojas explicará, en inglés y español, cómo hacer una casa sencilla y un helicóptero que vuela. Además, habrá un cuento para ir junto con nuestra diversión de artesanía. Los materiales serán provistos. Edades 6 en adelante. Se requiere registrarse.
(45 min.) Preregister.

Fun Family Flicks

Main Library
Fri, Jun 16, 10:00 am
"Moana." ©‎Walt Disney Pictures. (113 min.) Movies the whole family can enjoy together. Popcorn included! All ages. PG Preregister.

Kindergarten Prep

Preparación de kindergarten
Lantana Road Branch
Fri, Jun 16, 10:30 am
Viernes, 16 de junio, 10:30 am
Each week we will focus on the skills to know before entering Kindergarten. Requires a commitment to attend all eight summer classes. Fill out an application at the children's services desk. The class will be taught in English only. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister.
Cada semana nos centraremos en las habilidades y que necesitas saber antes de entrar en kindergarten. Requiere compromiso para asistir a las ocho clases de verano. Llene una solicitud en el mostrador de niños. La clase se enseñará solo en inglés. Cupo limitado. Se requiere registrarse.
(90 min.) Preregister.

Father's Day Crafts

Belle Glade Branch
Fri, Jun 16, 11:00 am
Enjoy snacks while listening to Douglas Wood's "What Dad's Can't Do." Make unique crafts for the men in your life: dad, grandpa and uncle. All ages. (45 min.)

Stay & Play

Greenacres Branch
Fri, Jun 16, 11:00 am
Make new friends as you stay and play with a variety of toys and board books, all provided. Ages 1-3. (30 min.) Preregister.

Art Lab: Calling all Artists!

Main Library
Fri, Jun 16, 2:00 pm
Explore your artistic talents! We provide the supplies and you provide the inspiration. Ages 6-12. (45 min.) Preregister.

Creative Block Time With Crazy Games

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Fri, Jun 16, 2:00 pm
Ages 2-5. Improve your child’s gross motor, spatial and social skills by playing with oversized, interactive building blocks with our friends from Crazy Games. Children are required to wear sneakers or close-toed shoes. Parents/caregivers must be present during class. Limit 25. (45 min.) Preregister.

Dads Are Dynamite!

Acreage Branch
Fri, Jun 16, 2:30 pm
Celebrate the coolest dude in your life, whether he's your dad, grandpa, uncle or older brother. Ages 3-6. (45 min.)

Friday Movie Madness

Greenacres Branch
Fri, Jun 16, 2:30 pm
"Finding Dory." ©‎Walt Disney Pictures. (103 min.) Join us for a family friendly movie. PG Preregister.

Map Making

Gardens Branch
Fri, Jun 16, 3:00 pm
Have you ever thought of designing a fantasy kingdom or even mapping out your own neighborhood? Learn key map skills and concepts about geography and the environmental sciences. Ages 6 & up. Limit 20. (45 min.) Preregister.

Creative Block Time With Crazy Games

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Fri, Jun 16, 3:00 pm
Ages 6-10. Improve your child’s gross motor, spatial and social skills by playing with oversized, interactive building blocks with our friends from Crazy Games. Children are required to wear sneakers or close-toed shoes. Parents/caregivers must be present during class. Limit 25. (45 min.) Preregister.

Fathers Are Fabulous!

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Sat, Jun 17, 10:00 am
Bring your dad and/or granddad for a celebration of all dads! We'll share stories, songs, a craft you can make together, and a fun snack. Ages 4 & up. (45 min.) Preregister.

Daddy & Me

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Sat, Jun 17, 10:30 am
Celebrate Father's Day with stories about dad and make a card and a gift to take home to dad. (60 min.)

The Amazing Mr. A’s Summer Magic Spectacular!

Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Jun 17, 10:30 am
It's a variety-style magic show you don't want to miss! With magic, comedy, ventriloquism and audience participation, Mr. A will leave you laughing. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

Race Cars: On Your Mark …

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Sat, Jun 17, 10:30 am
Start your engines as we speed through car stories, brake for racing activities, and have a pit stop challenge. Bring your favorite Matchbox or Hot Wheels car. Ages 5-11. (60 min.) Preregister.

Breakfast With a Book: "The Girl Who Drank the Moon," by Kelly Barnhill

Tequesta Branch
Sat, Jun 17, 10:30 am
Enjoy a light breakfast, fun activities, and a book discussion with friends. Ages 9 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Father’s Day Story Time

West Boca Branch
Sat, Jun 17, 10:30 am
Kids grab your dad and come for a fun time of stories, songs and a craft. Ages 3 & up. (45 min.) Preregister.

Story Hour

Heure du Conte
Belle Glade Branch
Sat, Jun 17, 11:00 am
Samedi, 17 Juin, 11:00 am
Fun stories, rhymes, songs and crafts in French and English. This month's featured series: "Digger and Daisy," by Judy Young. All ages. (45 min.)
Histoires, berceuses, chansons et bricolage en français et en anglais. La série du mois: "Digger et Daisy," de Judy Young. Tous les âges.
(45 min.)

Story Time for Children With Special Needs

Glades Road Branch
Sat, Jun 17, 11:00 am
Stories, songs, crafts and movement activities specially designed for children with developmental disabilities. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

If You Give a Dad a Donut ...

Greenacres Branch
Sat, Jun 17, 11:00 am
Enjoy a Saturday morning celebrating dads and the men in your life with a silly story by Laura Numeroff, a craft and of course ... donuts! All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

Super Summer Story Times!

Loula V. York Branch
Sat, Jun 17, 11:00 am
Building Bridges II. Stories and creative activities for our youngest members and their parents! (45 min.) Preregister.

Ocean Commotion

Wellington Branch
Sat, Jun 17, 11:00 am
Dolphins, sharks and whales, oh my! Swim on over for stories, songs and a craft featuring our ocean friends. Ages 2-6. Limit 40. (45 min.)

Camp Dad!

West Boynton Branch
Sat, Jun 17, 11:00 am
Pack your gear and bring your favorite guy to Camp Dad! Enjoy camp songs and ghost tales by the fire. Make s’mores and something special for the dad in your life. Ages 4 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Finger Painting Fun

Belle Glade Branch
Sat, Jun 17, 11:30 am
Unleash your creativity with finger painting fun! Dress to get messy. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister.

Reading Builders!

Loula V. York Branch
Sat, Jun 17, 2:00 pm
Children are invited to read with teen reading mentors in a comfortable, supervised setting on a weekly basis. Applications may be picked up at the children's desk. (60 min.) Preregister.

Father's Day Crafternoon

Main Library
Sat, Jun 17, 2:00 pm
Struggling to find your dad the perfect gift? Why not make him one? All ages. (2 hr.)

Block Party: LEGO® Bricks

Tequesta Branch
Sat, Jun 17, 2:00 pm
Create and build with our LEGO® collection. Ages 5-10. (60 min.) Preregister.

Wonderful Worlds

West Boynton Branch
Sat, Jun 17, 2:00 pm
Let music and stories inspire you to explore different worlds through the sights and sound performance of the Clarion Handbell Choir. Ages 4 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Bedazzle Me Beading & Crafting

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Sat, Jun 17, 2:30 pm
Get creative and design unique sets of jewelry, crafts and works of art using a variety of multi-colored beads. Ages 7-11. (45 min.) Preregister.

Build It With Sticks

West Boca Branch
Sat, Jun 17, 2:30 pm
Use your creativity and building skills to create a box, frame or other creation using craft sticks and glue. Grades K-5. (60 min.) Preregister.

Strike a Pose! Family Yoga

Jupiter Branch
Sun, Jun 18, 2:00 pm
Namaste. Stretch and bend both your body and your mind as we read stories and practice poses! Bring a mat or towel and wear comfortable clothing. Ages 3 & up. (45 min.) Preregister.

Family Story Times & Pajama Hour

Belle Glade Branch
Mon, Jun 19, 10:00 am
Fun stories, puppets and a film for kids, moms and dads. All ages. (30 min.) Preregister.

Toddler Art Time

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Mon, Jun 19, 10:30 am
Little ones will have fun as they develop motor and sensory skills in art. Dress to get messy. Ages 1-2. Space is limited. (30 min.) Preregister.

Build With LEGO® Bricks

Belle Glade Branch
Mon, Jun 19, 11:00 am
Build, imagine and play with our collection of LEGO® bricks. Jumbo blocks available. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister.

Toddler Dot Art

Gardens Branch
Mon, Jun 19, 11:00 am
Calling all tots to make art with dots! Dress to get messy. Ages 2-3. Limit 25. (45 min.) Preregister.

Learn Spanish With Bingo & Lotería

West Boca Branch
Mon, Jun 19, 11:00 am
Have fun while you learn some Spanish by playing games. Ages 3 & up. (45 min.) Preregister.

Read In

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Mon, Jun 19, 1:30 pm
Get over the summer slump and enjoy reading some of your favorite books. Also a great opportunity to read down fines, if you have any. Ages 5-17. (45 min.)

Read In Camp!

Belle Glade Branch
Mon, Jun 19, 2:00 pm
Build up your reading level this summer by participating in our awesome Read In Camp! Bring your reading list or choose from our weekly featured titles. We'll have treats, games, prizes, and an ice cream social party. Grades 2 & up. (90 min.) Preregister.

Elementary STEM Time

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Mon, Jun 19, 2:00 pm
Popsicle Bridges. Get ready to problem solve with fun science-related activities. Each session, learn about engineering and then face a challenge. Ages 7-11. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister separately for each session.

Flower Power

Wellington Branch
Mon, Jun 19, 3:00 pm
Show your creative side by designing a colorful summer bouquet. Ages 7-12. Limit 25. (45 min.)

Make & Take Craft

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Mon, Jun 19, 3:30 pm
Go crazy with an assortment of crafts from throughout the year. Ages 3-9. (30 min.)

The Amazing Mr. A’s Summer Magic Spectacular!

West Boynton Branch
Mon, Jun 19, 3:30 pm
It's a variety-style magic show you don't want to miss! With magic, comedy, ventriloquism and audience participation, Mr. A will leave you laughing. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

Harry Potter: Wizardry 101

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Mon, Jun 19, 4:00 pm
Week 3: "Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban" – Quidditch. Summer term is in session at Hogwarts! Each week, take a different magical class and engage in a book discussion with your fellow wizards. Ages 10-17. Limit 20. (60 min.) Preregister.

Toddler Travels: China

Main Library
Mon, Jun 19, 5:00 pm
Learn different songs, stories and crafts from around the world! Ages 2-6. (45 min.) Preregister.

Family Paint Party!

Belle Glade Branch
Mon, Jun 19, 5:30 pm
It’s an art class for the whole family! Bring your little Picasso to this fun evening hangout to build, imagine and play. Dress to get messy. Ages 1 & up. (45 min.) Preregister.

Gotta Catch 'Em All: Pokémon Club

Jupiter Branch
Mon, Jun 19, 5:30 pm
Bring your cards to battle or trade with other trainers, or bring your smart device to battle for control of the Jupiter Branch Library in "Pokémon Go!" All ages. (60 min.) Preregister.

Family Story Times & Pajama Hour

Belle Glade Branch
Mon, Jun 19, 6:30 pm
Fun stories, puppets and a film for kids, moms and dads. All ages. (30 min.) Preregister.

Camp LVY

Loula V. York Branch
Tue, Jun 20, 10:00 am
Building Bridges Through Books I. Stories and creative activities for children. (60 min.) Preregister.

Summer Story Time

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Tue, Jun 20, 10:30 am
Summer's here. Enjoy stories about hot summer days, dancing and songs. Ages 3-6. (45 min.)

World Refugee Day Movie

Belle Glade Branch
Tue, Jun 20, 11:00 am
"Into the Arms of Strangers: Stories of the Kindertransport." ©Warner Bros. (118 min.) Snacks provided. All ages. PG

Reading Buddies

Main Library
Tue, Jun 20, 11:00 am
Children in grades K-5 can work with a teen to improve their reading skills! To ensure a consistent and quality learning experience, participants should attend each weekly session during the summer. Drop-ins will be accommodated each day as space allows. Pick up an application at the children's services desk. Grades K-5. (60 min.) Preregister.

The Amazing Mr. A’s Summer Magic Spectacular!

Tequesta Branch
Tue, Jun 20, 1:00 pm
It's a variety-style magic show you don't want to miss! With magic, comedy, ventriloquism and audience participation, Mr. A will leave you laughing. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

Creative Crafts Day

Acreage Branch
Tue, Jun 20, 1:30 pm
Make a mosaic, draw a doodle, try some splatter art, create a beaded bracelet or try one of our other arts and crafts activities. All ages. (45 min.)

Preschool Science Lab

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Jun 20, 2:00 pm
Crazy Colors. Science meets story time in this series, especially for preschoolers! Each session will examine a different topic with stories, songs, demonstrations and hands-on experiments. Dress for a mess. Ages 3-5. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister separately for each session.

Build a Better World: Plant a Flower

Main Library
Tue, Jun 20, 2:00 pm
Connect with nature and help honey bees, butterflies, moths and caterpillars find something to munch on in your garden. Ages 4-6. (60 min.) Preregister.

Hogwarts Pop-Up: Herbology

Jupiter Branch
Tue, Jun 20, 2:30 pm
If you are one of the many who have wondered what it would be like to sit in on a Hogwarts class, you won't want to miss this event! Ages 9-12. (60 min.) Preregister.

Drowning Prevention & Pool Safety

Lantana Road Branch
Tue, Jun 20, 2:30 pm
Join Diane and one of her friends for an interactive and fun-filled experience for the entire family. You might even get a surprise to take home with you! Presented by the Drowning Prevention Coalition of PBC. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister.

Camp LVY

Loula V. York Branch
Tue, Jun 20, 2:30 pm
Building Bridges Through Books I. Stories and creative activities for children. (60 min.) Preregister.

Where Are the Mobs? Minecraft

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Tue, Jun 20, 2:30 pm
Meet up with your friends and play Minecraft Pocket Edition on the library’s iPads. Participants can bring in their own device and join us for Minecraft fun. Ages 7 & up. Limit 12. (45 min.) Preregister.

Paper Airplane Contest: Going ... Going ... Gone!

Wellington Branch
Tue, Jun 20, 2:30 pm
Create your own paper airplane and compete to see how far your airplane can go! Winner gets a prize! Ages 5-12. Limit 25. (45 min.)

Creative Crafts Day

Acreage Branch
Tue, Jun 20, 2:45 pm
Make a mosaic, draw a doodle, try some splatter art, create a beaded bracelet or try one of our other arts and crafts activities. All ages. (45 min.)

LEGO® Bricks & More

Gardens Branch
Tue, Jun 20, 3:00 pm
Build, imagine and play with our collection of LEGO® bricks. Jumbo blocks available. Ages 1-10. (60 min.) Preregister.

Golf 101 for Kids

Glades Road Branch
Tue, Jun 20, 3:00 pm
Take a swing at something new! Discover the basics of golf with Frank Mitchell from Southwinds Golf Course. Ages 6 & up. (45 min.) Preregister.

Summer Is Here!

West Boca Branch
Tue, Jun 20, 3:30 pm
Days are getting longer, nights are getting shorter! Summer is here and we want to celebrate with summer-themed stories and crafts. Grades K-3. (45 min.) Preregister.

PJ Story Time

Greenacres Branch
Tue, Jun 20, 6:30 pm
Put on your PJs and bring a friend or the whole family for an evening of stories, songs, a craft and a little bilingual fun. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

Reading Buddies

Main Library
Wed, Jun 21, 11:00 am
Children in grades K-5 can work with a teen to improve their reading skills! To ensure a consistent and quality learning experience, participants should attend each weekly session during the summer. Drop-ins will be accommodated each day as space allows. Pick up an application at the children's services desk. Grades K-5. (60 min.) Preregister.

Parent Power Hours!

Loula V. York Branch
Wed, Jun 21, 12:00 pm
Parents of children who will be entering first, second or third grade are invited for informal discussions with reading coaches. Activities for children ages three and up will be provided during the evening meetings. Registration is required through Bridges of Pahokee. All ages. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister.

Colorpalooza

Main Library
Wed, Jun 21, 2:00 pm
Budding artists are invited to join in on the coloring craze. All ages. (60 min.)

LEGO® Bricks

Wellington Branch
Wed, Jun 21, 2:00 pm
Build, imagine and create using our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-12. Limit 24. (50 min.)

Color Your Own Club

West Boynton Branch
Wed, Jun 21, 2:00 pm
Mask Mania! Each week color your own fun activity and also choose from a variety of coloring pages. Materials provided. Ages 4 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister.

Summer Stitching: Hooked on Crochet

Greenacres Branch
Wed, Jun 21, 2:30 pm
Bring your hook and favorite yarn and socialize while learning basic stitches or working on current projects. Ages 10-17. (45 min.) Preregister.

Chess Club for Tweens

Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Jun 21, 2:30 pm
Do you want to learn to play chess or challenge your skills and learn new tactics and strategies? Players of all levels are welcome. Ages 8-12. (60 min.) Preregister.

Move & Groove With Mr. Alex

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Wed, Jun 21, 2:30 pm
Reach, stretch, bounce, dance and learn a fun gymnastics skill with your grown-up and Mr. Alex from My Gym Wellington. Children are required to wear sneakers or closed-toe shoes. Parents/caregivers must be present during class. Ages 4-6. Limit 25. (45 min.) Preregister.

Musical Toddlers & Tykes

Acreage Branch
Wed, Jun 21, 3:00 pm
Love our story time songs? Join us for a jam session with favorites and lots of musical instruments. Ages 0-4. (30 min.)

We Heart Art

Glades Road Branch
Wed, Jun 21, 3:30 pm
Create beautiful, textured tin foil art using markers, tin foil and string. Ages 7 & up. (45 min.) Preregister.

Bee-Bots Are Here!

Greenacres Branch
Wed, Jun 21, 3:30 pm
Buzz on by and program a Bee-Bot to buzz through a colorful maze and then team up with a friend and work out a dance. Bee-Bots teach concepts of control, sequencing and programming while having fun! Ages 6-9. (45 min.) Preregister.

The Amazing Mr. A’s Summer Magic Spectacular!

West Boca Branch
Wed, Jun 21, 3:30 pm
It's a variety-style magic show you don't want to miss! With magic, comedy, ventriloquism and audience participation, Mr. A will leave you laughing. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

Chess

West Boynton Branch
Wed, Jun 21, 3:30 pm
Challenge other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and perfect your own skills. Ages 8-12. (60 min.)

Build With Paper Plate

Belle Glade Branch
Wed, Jun 21, 4:00 pm
Get ready for a fun afternoon! These awesome paper plate craft projects will make you fall in love with summer. Snacks provided. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister.

Who’s That Pokémon?

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Wed, Jun 21, 4:00 pm
Pokémon lovers unite! Bring your cards to share your Pokéknowledge with friends while playing games or making a Pokécraft. Ages 9-12. (45 min.) Preregister.

LEGO® Club

West Boynton Branch
Wed, Jun 21, 4:45 pm
Imagine, play and build with LEGO® club. Ages 6-10. (45 min.) Preregister.

Parent Power Hours!

Loula V. York Branch
Wed, Jun 21, 5:30 pm
Parents of children who will be entering first, second or third grade are invited for informal discussions with reading coaches. Activities for children ages three and up will be provided during the evening meetings. Registration is required through Bridges of Pahokee. All ages. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister.

Disney & Cartoon Trivia

Acreage Branch
Wed, Jun 21, 6:30 pm
Enjoy a snack and a few rounds of trivia to test your knowledge with questions designed for kids, teens, adults, avid fans and beginners including musical questions and more! All ages. (90 min.)

Family Fun Night: Fort Night

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Jun 21, 6:30 pm
Bring blankets, pillows and flashlights from home, to build your own blanket fort in the children’s area! We’ll supply the rest. Then select a few books to bring inside your fort and read together by flashlight. A light snack provided. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister.

Camp LVY

Loula V. York Branch
Thu, Jun 22, 10:00 am
Building Bridges Through Books I. Stories and creative activities for children. (60 min.) Preregister.

Ecosystem Guardians

Main Library
Thu, Jun 22, 10:00 am
In flight, a flock of vultures is a kettle, and when the birds are feeding together, the group is called a wake. Learn more about and meet our feathered eco-warrior! All ages. (60 min.) Preregister.

Chess Class for Beginners

Belle Glade Branch
Thu, Jun 22, 11:00 am
Grasp the basics of chess and polish your skills. Led by library staff. Snacks provided. Ages 7 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Reading Buddies

Main Library
Thu, Jun 22, 11:00 am
Children in grades K-5 can work with a teen to improve their reading skills! To ensure a consistent and quality learning experience, participants should attend each weekly session during the summer. Drop-ins will be accommodated each day as space allows. Pick up an application at the children's services desk. Grades K-5. (60 min.) Preregister.

The Amazing Mr. A’s Summer Magic Spectacular!

Gardens Branch
Thu, Jun 22, 2:00 pm
It's a variety-style magic show you don't want to miss! With magic, comedy, ventriloquism and audience participation, Mr. A will leave you laughing. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

Throwback Thursday: Building Block Constructions

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Thu, Jun 22, 2:00 pm
We've got some old fashioned wooden building blocks and Tinker Toys for you to play with and build some retro constructions. Ages 3-5. (30 min.) Preregister.

Build a Better World: Community Service

Main Library
Thu, Jun 22, 2:00 pm
Michelle Howell of the Homeless Coalition of PBC will take us on a journey to discover the myriad ways to help others in our community. Ages 8 & up. (45 min.)

Pop Up! Arts & Crafts!

Belle Glade Branch
Thu, Jun 22, 2:30 pm
Features a fun new craft that everyone can enjoy! All ages. (60 min.) Preregister.

RPB Kids Coloring Club

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Thu, Jun 22, 2:30 pm
Children are invited to enjoy a relaxing hour of coloring. Drop in and color your favorite characters, designs and more. Worksheets and coloring sheets provided. Feel free to bring your own coloring book! Ages 2 & up. (60 min.)

Origami for Beginners

Wellington Branch
Thu, Jun 22, 2:30 pm
Learn to master the art of origami in this introductory class! Ages 8-12. Limit 24. (45 min.)

Yoga Stories

Glades Road Branch
Thu, Jun 22, 3:00 pm
Join us for a special yoga-themed story time. Ages 5 & up. (45 min.) Preregister.

Cookie Book Club

Acreage Branch
Thu, Jun 22, 4:00 pm
What if your parents had crazy adventures? Grab a copy of the book, "Fortunately, The Milk," by Neil Gaiman. Read it. Come ready to eat cookies and share your thoughts about the book. Ages 8-12. (60 min.)

Young Artists Studio

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Thu, Jun 22, 4:00 pm
Demonstrate your creativity as you join Ms. Elizabeth for a casual art class using mixed media. Dress to get messy. Ages 7-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister.

Fun Family Flicks

Main Library
Fri, Jun 23, 10:00 am
"Sing." ©‎Universal Pictures. (108 min.) Movies the whole family can enjoy together. Popcorn included! All ages. PG Preregister.

Play & Read

West Boynton Branch
Fri, Jun 23, 10:15 am
Start with stories and songs. Take a break and come back and play. Ages 2-3. (75 min.) Preregister.

A Visit From NASA: Building an Outer Space Community

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Fri, Jun 23, 10:30 am
Kristine Ramos, a design engineer from NASA, will share her experiences. She has worked on the solid rocket boosters for the space shuttle and currently provides support to the International Space Station. Ages 7 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Kindergarten Prep

Preparación de kindergarten
Lantana Road Branch
Fri, Jun 23, 10:30 am
Viernes, 23 de junio, 10:30 am
Each week we will focus on the skills to know before entering Kindergarten. Requires a commitment to attend all eight summer classes. Fill out an application at the children's services desk. The class will be taught in English only. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister.
Cada semana nos centraremos en las habilidades y que necesitas saber antes de entrar en kindergarten. Requiere compromiso para asistir a las ocho clases de verano. Llene una solicitud en el mostrador de niños. La clase se enseñará solo en inglés. Cupo limitado. Se requiere registrarse.
(90 min.) Preregister.

It's Your Move! Board Games

Belle Glade Branch
Fri, Jun 23, 11:00 am
Enjoy a wide variety of classic and contemporary games. Stay for the entire session, or just drop in for a game or two. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister.

Stay & Play

Greenacres Branch
Fri, Jun 23, 11:00 am
Make new friends as you stay and play with a variety of toys and board books, all provided. Ages 1-3. (30 min.) Preregister.

Art Lab: Calling all Artists!

Main Library
Fri, Jun 23, 2:00 pm
Explore your artistic talents! We provide the supplies and you provide the inspiration. Ages 6-12. (45 min.) Preregister.

STEM Tales

West Boynton Branch
Fri, Jun 23, 2:00 pm
Bring classic fairy tales to life using STEM. Could you build a house to stand up to the Big Bad Wolf or engineer a contraption for Rapunzel to escape from her tower? Ages 6 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Friday Movie Madness

Greenacres Branch
Fri, Jun 23, 2:30 pm
"The BFG." ©‎Walt Disney Pictures. (117 min.) Join us for a family friendly movie. PG Preregister.

LEGO® Challenge

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Fri, Jun 23, 2:30 pm
Dare to be challenged? Pick a challenge card and create the structure on your card. Work by yourself or as a team to bring our building challenges to life. Ages 7-12. (60 min.) Preregister.

STEM for Little Ones: Nursery Rhyme Obstacle Course

Main Library
Sat, Jun 24, 10:30 am
Join in on all the fun as we introduce STEM concepts to your little one through our very own Nursery Rhyme obstacle course. Ages 3-5. (90 min.) Preregister.

Saturday Toddler Time

West Boca Branch
Sat, Jun 24, 10:30 am
Listen to a story or two. We’ll also dance and sing to fun songs and fingerplays. Ages 1-2. (30 min.) Preregister.

Bilingual Family Story Time

Hora de cuentos bilingües
Belle Glade Branch
Sat, Jun 24, 11:00 am
Sábado, 24 de junio, 11:00 am
Fun stories, puppets and a film in Spanish for kids, moms and dads. Ages 4-8. (45 min.) Preregister.
Disfruta de cuentos divertidos, marionetas y una pelicula en español para toda la familia. Edades 4-8. Se requiere registrarse.
(45 min.) Preregister.

Super Summer Story Times!

Loula V. York Branch
Sat, Jun 24, 11:00 am
Building Bridges Through Books I. Stories and creative activities for our youngest members and their parents! (45 min.) Preregister.

Movie Matinee

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Sat, Jun 24, 2:00 pm
"Moana." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (113 min.) Come sing along! Snacks provided. All ages. PG Preregister.

Block Party: LEGO® Bricks

Jupiter Branch
Sat, Jun 24, 2:00 pm
Get creative and have fun building with our LEGO® collection. Ages 5-10. (60 min.) Preregister.

Reading Builders!

Loula V. York Branch
Sat, Jun 24, 2:00 pm
Children are invited to read with teen reading mentors in a comfortable, supervised setting on a weekly basis. Applications may be picked up at the children's desk. (60 min.) Preregister.

Disney Classic Movie Magic

West Boynton Branch
Sat, Jun 24, 2:00 pm
"Aladdin." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (90 min.) Popcorn and refreshments provided. Ages 2 & up. G Preregister.

Pop Up! Arts & Crafts!

Belle Glade Branch
Sat, Jun 24, 2:30 pm
Features a fun new craft that everyone can enjoy! All ages. (60 min.) Preregister.

Build Family Connections

West Boca Branch
Sat, Jun 24, 2:30 pm
Decorate a paper tool belt to wear while you and your parents build a miniature city, using boxes, paper, blocks and more. Ages 5 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Debate Club

Gardens Branch
Sun, Jun 25, 2:00 pm
Practice getting over those speech day jitters and gain insights into constructing a winning argument. Presented by Aihber Khan, an award-winning debate contestant and published author. Ages 10 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Family Story Times & Pajama Hour

Belle Glade Branch
Mon, Jun 26, 10:00 am
Fun stories, puppets and a film for kids, moms and dads. All ages. (30 min.) Preregister.

Toddler Art Time

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Mon, Jun 26, 10:30 am
Little ones will have fun as they develop motor and sensory skills in art. Dress to get messy. Ages 1-2. Space is limited. (30 min.) Preregister.

Build With LEGO® Bricks

Belle Glade Branch
Mon, Jun 26, 11:00 am
Build, imagine and play with our collection of LEGO® bricks. Jumbo blocks available. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister.

Read In

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Mon, Jun 26, 1:30 pm
Get over the summer slump and enjoy reading some of your favorite books. Also a great opportunity to read down fines, if you have any. Ages 5-17. (45 min.)

Read In Camp!

Belle Glade Branch
Mon, Jun 26, 2:00 pm
Build up your reading level this summer by participating in our awesome Read In Camp! Bring your reading list or choose from our weekly featured titles. We'll have treats, games, prizes, and an ice cream social party. Grades 2 & up. (90 min.) Preregister.

Elementary STEM Time

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Mon, Jun 26, 2:00 pm
Water Challenge. Get ready to problem solve with fun science-related activities. Each session, learn about engineering and then face a challenge. Ages 7-11. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister separately for each session.

Traveling Club LEGO®

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Mon, Jun 26, 2:00 pm
Imagine, build and play with our collection of building bricks as you travel around the world. Ages 6-12. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister.

Build a Better You! Anti-Bullying Class

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Mon, Jun 26, 3:00 pm
Bullying is one of the most pressing social issues facing children today. Master Ken of Master Ken Martial Arts will be here to share powerful anti-bullying strategies that can help “build a better you” and a better world! Ages 8-15. (45 min.) Preregister.

Make & Take Craft

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Mon, Jun 26, 3:30 pm
Go crazy with an assortment of crafts from throughout the year. Ages 3-9. (30 min.)

LEGO® Time

West Boca Branch
Mon, Jun 26, 3:30 pm
Show off your building skills by using our blocks and share your creations with the group. Ages 5-10. (60 min.) Preregister.

Build a Better World: DIY Seed Bomb

Main Library
Mon, Jun 26, 4:00 pm
Design your very own easy-to-use seed bomb! Take them home to plant them in your garden and help bring more beauty to the world! Ages 4-8. Limit 15. (45 min.) Preregister.

Harry Potter: Wizardry 101

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Mon, Jun 26, 4:00 pm
Week 4: "Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire" – Care of Magical Creatures. Summer term is in session at Hogwarts! Each week, take a different magical class and engage in a book discussion with your fellow wizards. Ages 10-17. Limit 20. (60 min.) Preregister.

Minecraft Mania!

West Boynton Branch
Mon, Jun 26, 4:00 pm
Meet up with other Minecrafters for an hour of building. Limited to 15 using our iPads, or bring your own device and join the fun! Ages 8 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Drive-In Family Movie Night

Belle Glade Branch
Mon, Jun 26, 5:30 pm
"The Little Mermaid." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (30 min.) TV-Y Bring your little builders to practice motor skills, learn about shapes and colors. Transform cardboard boxes into kid-friendly cars. Then park in front of the big screen and watch the show! Materials provided. Ages 1 & up. Preregister.

Family Story Times & Pajama Hour

Belle Glade Branch
Mon, Jun 26, 6:30 pm
Fun stories, puppets and a film for kids, moms and dads. All ages. (30 min.) Preregister.

Camp LVY

Loula V. York Branch
Tue, Jun 27, 10:00 am
Building Bridges Through Books II. Stories and creative activities for children. (60 min.) Preregister.

Game On: Mario Kart Adventure

Belle Glade Branch
Tue, Jun 27, 11:00 am
Gather with friends this summer for Wii games and more. Snacks provided. Ages 7 & up. (90 min.) Preregister.

Reading Buddies

Main Library
Tue, Jun 27, 11:00 am
Children in grades K-5 can work with a teen to improve their reading skills! To ensure a consistent and quality learning experience, participants should attend each weekly session during the summer. Drop-ins will be accommodated each day as space allows. Pick up an application at the children's services desk. Grades K-5. (60 min.) Preregister.

"Star Wars" Day!

Acreage Branch
Tue, Jun 27, 1:30 pm
Choose Light or Dark Side as you play Jedi games, make a lightsaber, and try your hand at Force training. All ages. (45 min.)

Drop-In Coloring Club

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Jun 27, 2:00 pm
It's Summer! Drop in on our Coloring Club and color your cares away! We’ll have coloring sheets, crayons, markers, colored pencils and more. All ages. (60 min.)

Build a Better World: Recycle!

Main Library
Tue, Jun 27, 2:00 pm
Learn about recycling and make a craft from everyday items. Ages 4-6. (60 min.) Preregister.

A-MAZE-BOTS!

Lantana Road Branch
Tue, Jun 27, 2:30 pm
Build a maze and be amazed with how your bots find their way to the end. Learn to use Bee-Bots and Ozobot Bits! Ages 8 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Camp LVY

Loula V. York Branch
Tue, Jun 27, 2:30 pm
Building Bridges Through Books II. Stories and creative activities for children. (60 min.) Preregister.

"Star Wars" Day!

Acreage Branch
Tue, Jun 27, 2:45 pm
Choose Light or Dark Side as you play Jedi games, make a lightsaber, and try your hand at Force training. All ages. (45 min.)

Bridge Building With the 4-H Club

Glades Road Branch
Tue, Jun 27, 3:00 pm
Create stable structures in engineering using teamwork and learn the concepts of force, mass and gravity. Ages 5 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Craftapalooza

Wellington Branch
Tue, Jun 27, 3:00 pm
Lots of artistic fun! Choose to create multiple crafts from our fun selections. Ages 2-8. Limit 50. (45 min.)

Tween Book & Film Discussion

Belle Glade Branch
Tue, Jun 27, 3:30 pm
"Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life." ©CBS Films. (92 min.) Discuss the first book of the series "Middle School," by James Patterson followed by the film adaptation and pizza. Pick up your copy at the children’s desk. Ages 9-12. PG Preregister.

Coding With Tech Toys: Bee-Bots

West Boca Branch
Tue, Jun 27, 3:30 pm
Learn the basics of coding including control, sequencing and logic, by playing with programmable bee-shaped floor robots. Ages 5 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

DIY Seed Planter

Main Library
Tue, Jun 27, 5:00 pm
Design your very own animal-shaped seed planter. Bring your creativity and love of nature, and the rest of the materials will be provided. Ages 9 & up. Limit 12. (60 min.) Preregister.

Club Pokémon

Acreage Branch
Tue, Jun 27, 6:30 pm
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards to battle, trade and make new friends or try your hand at a Pokécraft and play some Pokémon bingo! Ages 6-12. (90 min.)

Reading Buddies

Main Library
Wed, Jun 28, 11:00 am
Children in grades K-5 can work with a teen to improve their reading skills! To ensure a consistent and quality learning experience, participants should attend each weekly session during the summer. Drop-ins will be accommodated each day as space allows. Pick up an application at the children's services desk. Grades K-5. (60 min.) Preregister.

Parent Power Hours!

Loula V. York Branch
Wed, Jun 28, 12:00 pm
Parents of children who will be entering first, second or third grade are invited for informal discussions with reading coaches. Activities for children ages three and up will be provided during the evening meetings. Registration is required through Bridges of Pahokee. All ages. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister.

Shape Up!

Main Library
Wed, Jun 28, 2:00 pm
Learn about shapes as you build a truck to take home! Ages 2-5. (60 min.) Preregister.

Color Your Own Club

West Boynton Branch
Wed, Jun 28, 2:00 pm
Fuzzy Posters. Each week color your own fun activity and also choose from a variety of coloring pages. Materials provided. Ages 4 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister.

Plant a Garden in the Stars

Acreage Branch
Wed, Jun 28, 2:30 pm
Enjoy a story time about space and learn about astronauts and the work they do on the International Space Station. Then plant an astronaut garden you can take home to learn about growing food in space. Ages 4-8. (60 min.)

Summer Stitching: Hooked on Crochet

Greenacres Branch
Wed, Jun 28, 2:30 pm
Bring your hook and favorite yarn and socialize while learning basic stitches or working on current projects. Ages 10-17. (45 min.) Preregister.

Playdough Club

Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Jun 28, 2:30 pm
Build anything your imagination can dream of. Ages 3 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

It’s Not Just a Box

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Wed, Jun 28, 2:30 pm
Get inspired by the book “Not a Box,” by Antoinette Portis and transform an ordinary box into something extraordinary. Supplies provided. Ages 3-7. (45 min.) Preregister.

Libratory: Read & Create With Science

Tequesta Branch
Wed, Jun 28, 2:30 pm
"Mad Scientist Academy: The Dinosaur Disaster," by Matthew McElligott. Science builds a stronger mind, stronger minds build better worlds. Share excerpts from various science adventures and perform STEAM activities. Ages 6 & up. (90 min.) Preregister.

Fun With Fuse Beads

Glades Road Branch
Wed, Jun 28, 3:30 pm
Make custom keychains and magnets with fuse beads. Ages 8 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

STEM: Bridge Building Challenge

Greenacres Branch
Wed, Jun 28, 3:30 pm
Using the concepts of force, mass and gravity, groups will use simple materials to determine what design makes a stable bridge. The PBC 4-H Youth Development Program hosts this interactive engineering challenge. Ages 9-13. (60 min.) Preregister.

Chess

West Boynton Branch
Wed, Jun 28, 3:30 pm
Challenge other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and perfect your own skills. Ages 8-12. (60 min.)

Outdoor Summer Fun!

Belle Glade Branch
Wed, Jun 28, 4:00 pm
Built With Science: Magnetic Slime. Art activities, hands-on science experiments and more! Dress to get messy. Materials provided. Ages 7 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

LEGO® Club

West Boynton Branch
Wed, Jun 28, 4:45 pm
Imagine, play and build with LEGO® club. Ages 6-10. (45 min.) Preregister.

Parent Power Hours!

Loula V. York Branch
Wed, Jun 28, 5:30 pm
Parents of children who will be entering first, second or third grade are invited for informal discussions with reading coaches. Activities for children ages three and up will be provided during the evening meetings. Registration is required through Bridges of Pahokee. All ages. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister.

Pajama Story Time: Community Helpers

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Jun 28, 6:30 pm
Put on your pajamas and slippers and join us for stories, songs and a craft at this evening story time celebrating community helpers such as postal workers, park rangers, doctors and dentists, sanitation workers and more! Ages 2 & up. (30 min.) Preregister.

Camp LVY

Loula V. York Branch
Thu, Jun 29, 10:00 am
Building Bridges Through Books II. Stories and creative activities for children. (60 min.) Preregister.

Reading Buddies

Main Library
Thu, Jun 29, 11:00 am
Children in grades K-5 can work with a teen to improve their reading skills! To ensure a consistent and quality learning experience, participants should attend each weekly session during the summer. Drop-ins will be accommodated each day as space allows. Pick up an application at the children's services desk. Grades K-5. (60 min.) Preregister.

Build With Technology: Hour of Code

Belle Glade Branch
Thu, Jun 29, 1:00 pm
Learn the basics of computer coding with the "Daisy the Dinosaur" app on the library's iPads. Ages 7 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister.

LEGO® Club

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Thu, Jun 29, 2:00 pm
Create a mosaic. Imagine, build and play with LEGO® bricks. Ages 6-12. (45 min.) Preregister.

Build a Better World: Kindness Is Key

Main Library
Thu, Jun 29, 2:00 pm
Explore all the ways we can be kind to one another through our words and actions while we make awesome crafts. Ages 8-11. (45 min.) Preregister.

Pop Up! Arts & Crafts!

Belle Glade Branch
Thu, Jun 29, 2:30 pm
Features a fun new craft that everyone can enjoy! All ages. (60 min.) Preregister.

Building Better Readers Book Discussion: "Bystander," by James Preller

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Thu, Jun 29, 2:30 pm
12 copies of the book are available at the children’s services desk for borrowing. You can bring your own copy of the book to the discussion. Snacks provided. Ages 9-13. (60 min.) Preregister.

Parachutes & Bubbles!

Glades Road Branch
Thu, Jun 29, 3:00 pm
Blow lots of bubbles and then grab the parachute for games, music and movement. Ages 5 & up. (45 min.) Preregister.

Upcycled Art: Books Remodeled

West Boynton Branch
Thu, Jun 29, 3:00 pm
Use paint, ink, ribbon and more. Make a journal, origami or add your own illustrations – there are no rules and the possibilities are endless! Ages 8 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Minecraft Meet-Up

Belle Glade Branch
Thu, Jun 29, 3:30 pm
Play Minecraft Pocket Edition on the library’s iPads. Participants can bring in their own device and join us for Minecraft fun. Ages 7 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister.

Young Artists Studio

Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Thu, Jun 29, 4:00 pm
Demonstrate your creativity as you join Ms. Elizabeth for a casual art class using mixed media. Dress to get messy. Ages 7-12. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister.

Fun Family Flicks

Main Library
Fri, Jun 30, 10:00 am
"The BFG." ©‎Walt Disney Pictures. (117 min.) Movies the whole family can enjoy together. Popcorn included! All ages. PG Preregister.

Kindergarten Prep

Preparación de kindergarten
Lantana Road Branch
Fri, Jun 30, 10:30 am
Viernes, 30 de junio, 10:30 am
Each week we will focus on the skills to know before entering Kindergarten. Requires a commitment to attend all eight summer classes. Fill out an application at the children's services desk. The class will be taught in English only. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister.
Cada semana nos centraremos en las habilidades y que necesitas saber antes de entrar en kindergarten. Requiere compromiso para asistir a las ocho clases de verano. Llene una solicitud en el mostrador de niños. La clase se enseñará solo en inglés. Cupo limitado. Se requiere registrarse.
(90 min.) Preregister.

Digital Media Services: OverDrive, hoopla, Zinio & More

Belle Glade Branch
Fri, Jun 30, 11:00 am
Borrow movies, TV shows, music and audiobooks from home or anywhere you have an internet connection. Free with your library card. iPads available. Snacks provided. Ages 7 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Stay & Play

Greenacres Branch
Fri, Jun 30, 11:00 am
Make new friends as you stay and play with a variety of toys and board books, all provided. Ages 1-3. (30 min.) Preregister.

Art Lab: Calling all Artists!

Main Library
Fri, Jun 30, 2:00 pm
Explore your artistic talents! We provide the supplies and you provide the inspiration. Ages 6-12. (45 min.) Preregister.

Build With Music: Discover Incredibox

Belle Glade Branch
Fri, Jun 30, 2:30 pm
Incredibox is a musical game where you drag and drop icons to mix music. Manage a band of “beatboxers” and use various icons to create songs. iPads available. Ages 7 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister.

Friday Movie Madness

Greenacres Branch
Fri, Jun 30, 2:30 pm
"Pete's Dragon." ©‎Walt Disney Pictures. (102 min.) Join us for a family friendly movie. PG Preregister.

Toddler Art Time

Acreage Branch
Fri, Jun 30, 3:30 pm
Bring the little ones to this experiential art class designed just for your tiny artists. Dress to get messy. Ages 1-2. Space is limited. (30 min.)

Toddler Art Time

Acreage Branch
Fri, Jun 30, 4:30 pm
Bring the little ones to this experiential art class designed just for your tiny artists. Dress to get messy. Ages 1-2. Space is limited. (30 min.)
Teen Classes & Events

Teen Nail Art

Gardens Branch
Fri, May 26, 4:00 pm
Paint your fingernails with some new nail art trends. Nail polish provided. Grades 6-12. (60 min.) Preregister.

Pokémon Club

Gardens Branch
Sat, May 27, 10:30 am
Calling all Pokémon enthusiasts! Bring your deck, box or binder, and come with a friend or make a new one. Snacks provided. Ages 7 & up. (90 min.) Preregister.

Bookmark Mania

Greenacres Branch
Sat, May 27, 11:00 am
Do you love to read? Make an essential part of any booklover’s life—a bookmark! Draw inspiration from a favorite fandom or make an original design. Snacks provided. Ages 10-16. (45 min.) Preregister.

Paint Class

West Boca Branch
Sat, May 27, 2:30 pm
We’ll show you how with our step-by-step painting class. We’ve got the canvas and the paints! The only thing that’s missing is you. Grades 6-12. (90 min.) Preregister.

Teen Hang Out!

Lantana Road Branch
Sun, May 28, 2:00 pm
Play video games, board games, color or just hang out with your friends. Ages 12-17. (2 hr.)

Teen Advisory Board (TAB)

Glades Road Branch
Tue, May 30, 6:00 pm
Share your ideas to help plan library teen activities while earning community service hours for school. Application required. Refreshments served. Ages 12 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Pizza & Pages

Jupiter Branch
Tue, May 30, 6:00 pm
Enjoy pizza with a side of discussion! This month we will be reading "Everything, Everything," by Nicola Yoon. Pick up a copy of the book at the children’s desk. Ages 14 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Summer Volunteer Orientation

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Wed, May 31, 5:30 pm
Submit a completed summer volunteer application by Fri, May 19 and attend this mandatory orientation. Ages 12-17. Preregister.

Teen Takeover

Wellington Branch
Wed, May 31, 6:00 pm
A night for teens only! Enjoy Wii games, board games and more. Bring a friend or make new ones. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. Limit 30. (2 hr.)

Teen Hangout

Belle Glade Branch
Sat, Jun 03, 2:00 pm
Play video games, board games, card games, Scrabble or just hang out with your friends! Snacks provided. Grades 6 & up. (90 min.)

Teen Anime Club

Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Jun 03, 2:00 pm
Watch anime with your friends, talk about your favorite manga, and discover new ones. Snacks provided. Ages 13-17. (90 min.)

Teen Anime Summer Kickoff

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Sat, Jun 03, 2:30 pm
Meet other teens who enjoy watching and talking about anime, eat Pocky and share your knowledge about manga. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (75 min.) Preregister.

Teen Summer Reading Program

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Mon, Jun 05, 9:00 am
Sign up for the Teen Summer Reading Program, anytime beginning Mon, Jun 05 through Fri, Jul 28. Enjoy reading books of your choice or from your school's reading list, receive prizes upon completion. Enter to win the branch's grand prize, an iPad, upon completion. Ages 12-17.

Teen Movie Mondays

Main Library
Mon, Jun 05, 2:00 pm
"Doctor Strange." ©‎Walt Disney Pictures. (115 min.) Grab your popcorn and soda and spend a relaxing afternoon watching a blockbuster. Grades 6-12. (2 hr.) PG-13

Drama Club

Glades Road Branch
Mon, Jun 05, 4:00 pm
Love to act? Here is your chance! Everyone gets a part in this eight-week series ending with a performance of "The Magic Tree." A six-week commitment is required. Ages 11-17. (60 min.) Preregister.

Pizza & Potter

West Boynton Branch
Mon, Jun 05, 4:00 pm
"Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them." ©Warner Bros. (133 min.) Kick off summer with two of our favorite things, pizza and "Harry Potter." Ages 9 & up. Space is limited. PG-13 Preregister.

Pizza Chat

Acreage Branch
Tue, Jun 06, 6:30 pm
Chat with the group about a book, movie, game, anime or show that you loved or hated while enjoying pizza and drinks. Ages 12-17. (90 min.) Preregister.

Hip Hop! Dance Classes

Glades Road Branch
Wed, Jun 07, 6:00 pm
Learn the hottest hip hop dance moves taught by local dance instructor, Devyn Collins, in this eight-week course. Wear sneakers and loose clothing. Ages 11-17. (60 min.) Preregister.

Teen Trivia

Acreage Branch
Wed, Jun 07, 6:30 pm
How well do you know pop culture, movies and more? Test your knowledge and your teamwork skills as you battle to be the best! Ages 12 & up. (90 min.)

Be a Reading Builder!

Loula V. York Branch
Fri, Jun 09, 2:00 pm
Become a Reading Builder! Teens are invited to participate in this workshop, a prerequisite for becoming a "Reading Builder" to children in grades K-5. Join us for this review of our best reading mentors' tips. Ages 13-18. (60 min.) Preregister.

Teen Summer Reading Program Kickoff

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Fri, Jun 09, 2:30 pm
Create giant pictures of your favorite cartoon or superhero characters using different colored Post-It notes, mathematical strategy, and your imagination. Afterwards, play a game of “Which Book Is It?” Snacks and inspiration provided. Ages 12-17. (75 min.) Preregister.

Dungeons & Dragons

Acreage Branch
Sat, Jun 10, 2:00 pm
Adventure in the world of Dungeons & Dragons with fellow wizards, warriors and battle evil monsters to bring goodness back to the world. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited. (2.5 hr.)

Teen Summer Kickoff!

Greenacres Branch
Sat, Jun 10, 3:00 pm
Decorate your flip-flops, tie-dye a T-shirt or just hang out with your friends playing Wii or board games. End the afternoon with an awesome ice cream sundae! Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister.

Play Ping-Pong!

Gardens Branch
Mon, Jun 12, 3:00 pm
Release your energy. Build your muscles, teamwork, and table tennis skills. Beginners welcome. Ages 12 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Drama Club

Glades Road Branch
Mon, Jun 12, 4:00 pm
Love to act? Here is your chance! Everyone gets a part in this eight-week series ending with a performance of "The Magic Tree." A six-week commitment is required. Ages 11-17. (60 min.) Preregister.

Sharpie® Tie-Dye

West Boca Branch
Mon, Jun 12, 4:30 pm
Make a unique tie-dye T-shirt or a cool accessory with Sharpies and rubbing alcohol. Bring a plain white T-shirt, pillowcase, socks or whatever you want to tie-dye. Grades 6-12. (90 min.) Preregister.

A Night at the Movies

Jupiter Branch
Mon, Jun 12, 5:00 pm
"Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice." ©Warner Bros. (151 min.) Watch a movie on our big screen and enjoy popcorn, candy and drinks from our "concession stand" in our relaxed, family-friendly environment. Ages 13 & up. PG-13 Preregister.

Stitching Starters Beginning Crochet

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Tue, Jun 13, 2:30 pm
Learn the basics of crocheting or if you know how to crochet already, bring your projects in to work on them. Bring a size H, I, J or K hook and skein of worsted weight yarn. Must be able to work independently. Materials not provided. Ages 10 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Movie & Pajama Party

Belle Glade Branch
Tue, Jun 13, 5:00 pm
"Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them." ©Warner Bros. (133 min.) Don’t forget to wear your favorite PJs! Grades 6 & up. PG-13 Preregister.

Anime Otaku Club

Acreage Branch
Tue, Jun 13, 6:30 pm
Hang out, watch anime, eat snacks, and talk with friends and fellows fans about all the coolest shows from Japan. Ages 12-17. (2 hr.)

Teen Babysitting Class

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Wed, Jun 14, 2:30 pm
Part I. A representative from PBC Fire Rescue will discuss child development, fire and home safety, as well as how to administer basic first aid. Attend both sessions to receive a certificate of completion. Ages 11-17. (60 min.) Preregister.

Teens: DIY T-Shirt Tote Bag

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Jun 14, 4:30 pm
Turn an old T-shirt into a fun tote bag – no sewing required! Bring your own T-shirt or we'll provide one. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister.

How to Adult: Learn the Stuff They Don't Teach in School

Acreage Branch
Wed, Jun 14, 6:00 pm
Managing Your Money: Find out how to keep money in your pocket and make your cash last longer. Ages 12 & up. (90 min.)

Hip Hop! Dance Classes

Glades Road Branch
Wed, Jun 14, 6:00 pm
Learn the hottest hip hop dance moves taught by local dance instructor, Devyn Collins, in this eight-week course. Wear sneakers and loose clothing. Ages 11-17. (60 min.) Preregister.

Anime Nation

Wellington Branch
Wed, Jun 14, 6:00 pm
View new anime titles. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. Limit 25. (90 min.)

Teen Babysitting Class

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Thu, Jun 15, 2:30 pm
Part II. A representative from PBC Fire Rescue will discuss child development, fire and home safety, as well as how to administer basic first aid. Attend both sessions to receive a certificate of completion. Ages 11-17. (60 min.) Preregister.

Canvas Art

West Boynton Branch
Thu, Jun 15, 5:30 pm
Create an amazing piece of art with just three things: a canvas, tape and paint! Design your own pattern with tape and paint; then peel back the tape to reveal your cool design! Ages 10-14. (90 min.) Preregister.

Movie & Craft: Father's Day Edition

Belle Glade Branch
Sat, Jun 17, 1:30 pm
"Daddy's Home." ©Paramount Pictures. (96 min.) Try your hand at a variety of crafts to take home! Grades 6 & up. PG-13 Preregister.

Dungeons & Dragons

Acreage Branch
Sat, Jun 17, 2:00 pm
Adventure in the world of Dungeons & Dragons with fellow wizards, warriors and battle evil monsters to bring goodness back to the world. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited. (2.5 hr.)

You Laugh, You Lose!

Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Jun 17, 3:30 pm
Watch funny, viral videos and see how long you can go without laughing! Snacks provided. Ages 13-17. (60 min.) Preregister.

Teen Movie Mondays

Main Library
Mon, Jun 19, 2:00 pm
"Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them." ©‎Warner Bros. (133 min.) Grab your popcorn and soda and spend a relaxing afternoon watching a blockbuster. Grades 6-12. (2 hr.) PG-13

Drama Club

Glades Road Branch
Mon, Jun 19, 4:00 pm
Love to act? Here is your chance! Everyone gets a part in this eight-week series ending with a performance of "The Magic Tree." A six-week commitment is required. Ages 11-17. (60 min.) Preregister.

Pizza Book/Movie Chat: "Everything, Everything"

Acreage Branch
Mon, Jun 19, 6:30 pm
Grab a copy of "Everything, Everything," by Nicola Yoon. Read it, or watch the movie, and be ready to share your thoughts. Enjoy pizza as we all talk about it. Ages 14 & up. (90 min.)

I Am a Better Person!

Belle Glade Branch
Tue, Jun 20, 2:30 pm
Identifying how to communicate to empower us to make positive changes to build a better self-image and build each other up. Presented by licensed professional counselor Elaine Nelson. Snacks provided. Grades 6 & up. (45 min.) Preregister.

Music Trivia

Belle Glade Branch
Tue, Jun 20, 3:30 pm
Test your music knowledge from rock to rap to jazz and everything in between. Followed by a soul line dance party to celebrate the winners. Play as a team or solo to win cool prizes. Snacks provided. All ages. (90 min.) Preregister.

AniMAINia

Main Library
Tue, Jun 20, 5:00 pm
If you like manga, anime, K-Pop, or cosplaying, then this is your chance to meet others just like you. Today is a cosplay day and game day so come dressed up and ready for fun snacks. Ages 11 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Pizza & a Picture

Tequesta Branch
Tue, Jun 20, 5:30 pm
"The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants." ©Warner Bros. (119 min.) Pizza provided. Ages 13 & up. PG Preregister.

Shrinky Dink Magnets

Glades Road Branch
Tue, Jun 20, 6:00 pm
Shrink your art! We’ll draw on plastic and then watch it change right before our eyes. Ages 11-17. (60 min.) Preregister.

DIY Spa Stuff

Acreage Branch
Tue, Jun 20, 6:30 pm
Create bath bombs, soap and lotion customized with a smell and look just for you. Ages 12 & up. (90 min.)

DIY Tie-Dye

Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Wed, Jun 21, 5:30 pm
Supplies provided for crafting. Bring something to tie-dye, preferably 100% cotton in a light color (white works best) and make your own unique design. In past years, we have tie-dyed socks, tank tops, and even hats! And of course, T-shirts! Ages 12-17. (60 min.)

Hip Hop! Dance Classes

Glades Road Branch
Wed, Jun 21, 6:00 pm
Learn the hottest hip hop dance moves taught by local dance instructor, Devyn Collins, in this eight-week course. Wear sneakers and loose clothing. Ages 11-17. (60 min.) Preregister.

Weird Trivia

Wellington Branch
Wed, Jun 21, 6:00 pm
Does your knowledge of trivia leave your family and friends in awe? Join a team and see who is the Trivia King and Queen. Ages 12 & up. Limit 25. (90 min.)

Ice Cream, Sprinkles & "Everything, Everything"

West Boynton Branch
Thu, Jun 22, 5:30 pm
Chill out with ice cream and a discussion of the book "Everything, Everything," by Nicola Yoon. Pick up a copy at the children’s services desk. Grades 6 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Let's Play: Gaming

Acreage Branch
Fri, Jun 23, 3:00 pm
It's time for friends, snacks, PS4 multiplayer games, and unusual new card and board games. Ages 12-17. (2 hr.)

Babysitting 101

West Boynton Branch
Sat, Jun 24, 9:00 am
Practice proper child care with a focus on household hazards like poisons, plants, burns, airway entry and 911. PBC Fire Rescue will provide a certificate of participation for completion of this babysitting safety workshop. Ages 10 & up. Space is limited. (3 hr.) Preregister.

Dungeons & Dragons

Acreage Branch
Sat, Jun 24, 2:00 pm
Adventure in the world of Dungeons & Dragons with fellow wizards, warriors and battle evil monsters to bring goodness back to the world. Ages 12 & up. Space is limited. (2.5 hr.)

Book Tasting

Greenacres Branch
Sat, Jun 24, 3:00 pm
Hungry for a good read? Sample a few new and popular books for some fresh summer reading. Enjoy munchies while you devour these delicious new titles! Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister.

Capture the King Chess Club

Loula V. York Branch
Sat, Jun 24, 3:30 pm
This is a fun introduction to chess. Learn about pawns, knights, bishops, rooks, queens and kings and how to move them around the board. (60 min.) Preregister.

Debate Club

Gardens Branch
Sun, Jun 25, 2:00 pm
Practice getting over those speech day jitters and gain insights into constructing a winning argument. Presented by Aihber Khan, an award-winning debate contestant and published author. Grades 6-12. (60 min.) Preregister.

Teen Movie Mondays

Main Library
Mon, Jun 26, 2:00 pm
"Rogue One: A Star Wars Story." ©‎Walt Disney Pictures. (133 min.) Grab your popcorn and soda and spend a relaxing afternoon watching a blockbuster. Grades 6-12. (2 hr.) PG-13

Drama Club

Glades Road Branch
Mon, Jun 26, 4:00 pm
Love to act? Here is your chance! Everyone gets a part in this eight-week series ending with a performance of "The Magic Tree." A six-week commitment is required. Ages 11-17. (60 min.) Preregister.

Pizza & Pages: "Everything, Everything"

Glades Road Branch
Tue, Jun 27, 6:00 pm
Enjoy pizza and a discussion of the book "Everything, Everything," by Nicola Yoon. Pick up a copy at the children’s desk. Ages 14 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Teens: Intro to Improv

Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Jun 28, 4:30 pm
Whose line is it? Yours! Be ready for laughs, surprises, and more as we try out some simple and fun improv games. No acting experience necessary. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister.

Pizza & Pages: Book Chat

Belle Glade Branch
Wed, Jun 28, 5:30 pm
Enjoy pizza and a discussion of "Before I Fall," by Lauren Oliver. Pick up your copy at the children’s desk. Grades 6 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

How to Adult: Learn the Stuff They Don't Teach in School

Acreage Branch
Wed, Jun 28, 6:00 pm
Getting a Job: Learn tips to create a résumé, fill out a winning job application, and practice the all-important interview. Discover the skills and prep you need to make yourself an attractive job candidate. Ages 12 & up. (2.5 hr.)

Hip Hop! Dance Classes

Glades Road Branch
Wed, Jun 28, 6:00 pm
Learn the hottest hip hop dance moves taught by local dance instructor, Devyn Collins, in this eight-week course. Wear sneakers and loose clothing. Ages 11-17. (60 min.) Preregister.

Teen Takeover

Wellington Branch
Wed, Jun 28, 6:00 pm
A night for teens only! Enjoy Wii games, board games and more. Bring a friend or make new ones. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. Limit 30. (2 hr.)

Fancy Fingers: Nail Art

Belle Glade Branch
Wed, Jun 28, 6:30 pm
Learn how to add fun and creative details to your manicure. Must sign up for the "Book Chat" to participate. Materials provided. Grades 6 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister.

Upcycled Art: Books Remodeled

West Boynton Branch
Thu, Jun 29, 2:30 pm
Use paint, ink, ribbon and more. Make a journal, origami or add your own illustrations – there are no rules and the possibilities are endless. (60 min.) Preregister.

It’s in the Stars

West Boca Branch
Thu, Jun 29, 5:30 pm
We’ll chart the skies, identify different constellations and read our horoscopes. Let’s see what the stars have planned for us! Grades 6-12. (45 min.) Preregister.

The S.Q.U.A.D.D. (Super Quality United Advisory Dudes & Dudettes)

Jupiter Branch
Thu, Jun 29, 6:00 pm
Share your ideas for activities YOU want to see happen at the library. We'll play games and enjoy snacks, all while earning community service hours! Bring a friend or make new ones! Grades 6-12. (60 min.) Preregister.