My Account   |   Español   |   Contact Us

Adult Events at the Library

Meet your friends at the Library to learn new skills or just for fun! Find out what’s going on at your Library.

Listen to a Podcast Companion to this month's Happenings.
E.g., 2017-02-27
E.g., 2017-02-27
Acreage Branch

Sewing 101

Tue, Feb 28, 6:30 pm
Sewing is an art and a life skill. Discover key items for a home sewing kit and learn basic stitches to help you hem pants and sew a button. (90 min.) Preregister.

Acoustic Java Jam

Sat, Mar 04, 2:00 pm
Experience a caffeinated collection of local talent or bring your acoustic instruments and jam out while enjoying a hot cup of java. (2 hr.)

Make a Miniature Garden Terrarium

Sun, Mar 05, 12:00 pm
Use a variety of materials and plants to create a pleasing terrarium. Glass containers, potting medium, plants and accessories provided. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister.

Wonders of the Night Sky: Telescope Viewing Session

Tue, Mar 07, 7:00 pm
Encounter numerous celestial wonders with a telescope viewing provided by the Astronomical Society of the Palm Beaches. (90 min.) Preregister.

Healthy Mind & Body Series: Aromatherapy - Thriving in a Stressful World

Wed, Mar 08, 6:30 pm

Aromatherapy is the practice of using natural oils to enhance psychological and physical well-being. Learn how aromatherapy and breathing techniques can change your mood and help you relax.

(60 min.) Preregister.

Healthy Mind & Body Series: Accessing Inner Guidance

Thu, Mar 09, 6:30 pm

Practice simple meditation techniques designed to awaken inner wisdom, guidance and latent healing. Learn basic mindfulness principles.

(60 min.) Preregister.

If You Plant It, They Will Come: Attracting Wildlife With Native Plants

Sat, Mar 11, 10:00 am
Laurie Albrecht, PBC Environmental Horticulture Agent, discusses how native plants can bring birds and butterflies to your yard, garden or patio area. Get a voucher for two free three-gallon native plants while supplies last, restrictions may apply. (90 min.) Preregister.

Sit 'n' Stitch

Tue, Mar 14, 5:00 pm
Want to learn crochet fundamentals? Want to socialize while you work on your current project? Sit and stitch, meet new people, and share your ideas and knowledge with others who are just learning to crochet. Some materials provided. (2 hr.)

Scrapbooking Club

Tue, Mar 14, 6:00 pm
Organize your photos and record your memories by using scrapbooking techniques and materials. Bring your own photos, unfinished scrapbooks, and any materials you’d like to trade. Some materials provided. (2 hr.) Preregister.

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Thu, Mar 16, 3:30 pm
Explore new ways to reduce, reuse and recycle with an expert from the Solid Waste Authority. Learn how to properly dispose of household hazardous waste. (60 min.) Preregister.

Women's History Month Movie Matinee

Sat, Mar 18, 2:30 pm
"Elizabeth." ©Universal Pictures. (120 min.) Celebrate Women's History Month with a movie about one of the greatest monarchs in English history. Preregister.
R

Book Chat

Sun, Mar 19, 2:00 pm
Staff will lead a discussion of “Bel Canto,” by Ann Patchett. Copies of the book are available for borrowing. Light refreshments served. (90 min.) Preregister.

Sit 'n' Stitch

Tue, Mar 21, 5:00 pm
Want to learn crochet fundamentals? Want to socialize while you work on your current project? Sit and stitch, meet new people, and share your ideas and knowledge with others who are just learning to crochet. Some materials provided. (2 hr.)

The Coloring Club

Wed, Mar 22, 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.

Travel on the Click

Thu, Mar 23, 7:00 pm
Learn how easy it is to find travel information and deals on transportation, accommodations and vacations with just a few clicks. (60 min.) Preregister.

Crafternoon: Painted Bottle Vases

Tue, Mar 28, 3:30 pm
Upcycle empty wine and spirit bottles into pretty painted vases. Materials provided. Limit 12. (60 min.) Preregister.
Belle Glade Branch

Book-a-Librarian

Tue, Feb 28, 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. Call to make an appointment. (60 min.)

English Exchange

Thu, Mar 02, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister.

Book-A-Librarian

Tue, Mar 07, 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.) Call to make an appointment.

English Exchange

Thu, Mar 09, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister.

Adult Coloring

Sat, Mar 11, 10:30 am
Adult coloring books have more intricate designs than those designed for children and they offer a unique way to unwind. All materials provided. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister.

Healthy Mind & Body Series: Tai Chi

Sat, Mar 11, 3:00 pm

Tai Chi quickly delivers health benefits – lower blood pressure, reduced anxiety, improved balance, and 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.) Preregister.

Book-A-Librarian

Tue, Mar 14, 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.) Call to make an appointment.

English Exchange

Thu, Mar 16, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister.

Book-A-Librarian

Tue, Mar 21, 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.) Call to make an appointment.

English Exchange

Thu, Mar 23, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister.

Book-A-Librarian

Tue, Mar 28, 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.) Call to make an appointment.

English Exchange

Thu, Mar 30, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Preregister.
Clarence E. Anthony Branch

Book-A-Librarian

Mon, Mar 13, 12:00 pm
Do you need help with research? Do you need help with Windows, internet or email? Call to schedule a personalized hands-on computer session. (60 min.)

Book-A-Librarian

Wed, Mar 22, 12:00 pm
Do you need help with research? Do you need help with Windows, internet or email? Call to schedule a personalized hands-on computer session. (60 min.)

Movie Matinee

Wed, Mar 22, 1:00 pm
"Ride Along 2." ©Universal Pictures. (102 min.)
PG-13
Gardens Branch

Flipster

Tue, Feb 28, 10:30 am
Learn how to read magazines online for free using Flipster and your library card. (60 min.) Preregister.

AARP Tax Help

Tue, Feb 28, 12:30 pm
AARP volunteers will provide individualized help to taxpayers with low and moderate incomes, giving special attention to ages 60 and older. Bring current tax documents and last year's completed tax returns. (4 hr.) First-come, first-served.

The Great Courses­® DVD Lecture Series

Wed, Mar 01, 2:30 pm
Neoclassicism. Maturity.
Great Masters: Stravinsky - His Life and Music. (90 min.) Preregister.
Shown with permission. Not rated.

Online Learning: Lynda.com

Thu, Mar 02, 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.

AARP Tax Help

Fri, Mar 03, 11:00 am
AARP volunteers will provide individualized help to taxpayers with low and moderate incomes, giving special attention to ages 60 and older. Bring current tax documents and last year's completed tax returns. First-come, first-served. (4 hr.)

Flipster

Tue, Mar 07, 10:30 am
Learn how to read magazines online for free using Flipster and your library card. (60 min.) Preregister.

AARP Tax Help

Tue, Mar 07, 12:30 pm
AARP volunteers will provide individualized help to taxpayers with low and moderate incomes, giving special attention to ages 60 and older. Bring current tax documents and last year's completed tax returns. First-come, first-served. (4 hr.)

Memoirs: Bits & Pieces of Your Life

Tue, Mar 07, 1:30 pm
Facilitator Marjorie Most makes writing a fun experience by showing you how to write about the "bits and pieces of your life." (90 min.) Preregister.

eMagazines: Zinio

Wed, Mar 08, 10:30 am
Learn about using this new service to read magazines online. (60 min.) Preregister.

The Great Courses­® DVD Lecture Series

Wed, Mar 08, 2:30 pm
A Citizen of the World. The New Stravinsky.
Great Masters: Stravinsky - His Life and Music. (90 min.) Preregister.
Shown with permission. Not rated.

hoopla: Movies, TV Shows, Music & Audiobooks

Thu, Mar 09, 10:30 am
Discover hoopla, a digital media service that allows you to borrow movies, TV shows, music and audiobooks from home or anywhere you have an internet connection. Free with your library card. (60 min.) Preregister.

AARP Tax Help

Fri, Mar 10, 11:00 am
AARP volunteers will provide individualized help to taxpayers with low and moderate incomes, giving special attention to ages 60 and older. Bring current tax documents and last year's completed tax returns. First-come, first-served. (4 hr.)

Sunday Cinema

Sun, Mar 12, 2:00 pm
"Chicken With Plums." ©Sony Picture Classics. (91 min.) In French with English subtitles. Preregister. Shown with permission. PG-13

E-Book Assistance: One-On-One

Tue, Mar 14, 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.)

AARP Tax Help

Tue, Mar 14, 12:30 pm
AARP volunteers will provide individualized help to taxpayers with low and moderate incomes, giving special attention to ages 60 and older. Bring current tax documents and last year's completed tax returns. First-come, first-served. (4 hr.)

Discover Axis360

Wed, Mar 15, 10:30 am
Learn how to access and download e-books and audiobooks from Axis360. (60 min.) Preregister.

The 3 B's

Wed, Mar 15, 2:30 pm
Reminisce with freelance writer Marjorie Gottlieb Wolfe who will present her humorous take on Brooklyn, the Bronx, and the Bungalows of Rockaway Beach, New York. (60 min.) Preregister.

Socrates Café

Wed, Mar 15, 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.

Transparent Language Online

Thu, Mar 16, 10:30 am
Acquire a second, or third language, using this simple and fun language learning service. (60 min.) Preregister.

Adult Book Discussion Series: "The Japanese Lover," by Isabel Allende

Thu, Mar 16, 2:00 pm
Facilitator Donna Gruber Adair discusses this love story and multigenerational epic. Sign up and pick up a copy of the book at the research services desk. (90 min.)

AARP Tax Help

Fri, Mar 17, 11:00 am
AARP volunteers will provide individualized help to taxpayers with low and moderate incomes, giving special attention to ages 60 and older. Bring current tax documents and last year's completed tax returns. First-come, first-served. (4 hr.)

E-Audiobooks: OneClickdigital

Tue, Mar 21, 10:30 am
Learn about our newest collection of downloadable e-audiobooks. (60 min.) Preregister.

AARP Tax Help

Tue, Mar 21, 12:30 pm
AARP volunteers will provide individualized help to taxpayers with low and moderate incomes, giving special attention to ages 60 and older. Bring current tax documents and last year's completed tax returns. First-come, first-served. (4 hr.)

Healthy Mind & Body Series: Tai Chi

Tue, Mar 21, 2:30 pm

Tai Chi quickly delivers health benefits – lower blood pressure, reduced anxiety, improved balance, and 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.) Preregister.

Freegal: Downloadable Music

Wed, Mar 22, 10:30 am
Learn more about the service that lets you download music for free using your library card. (60 min.) Preregister.

Healthy Mind & Body Series: Functional Foods

Wed, Mar 22, 2:30 pm

Superfoods may help reduce the risk of chronic diseases through healthy lifestyle choices. Give yourself a health boost with powerhouse foods.

(60 min.) Preregister.

Consumer Reports Online for Free!

Thu, Mar 23, 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. (60 min.) Preregister.

AARP Tax Help

Fri, Mar 24, 11:00 am
AARP volunteers will provide individualized help to taxpayers with low and moderate incomes, giving special attention to ages 60 and older. Bring current tax documents and last year's completed tax returns. First-come, first-served. (4 hr.)

Small Business Development Center (SBDC): Responding to Government Solicitations

Mon, Mar 27, 2:00 pm
Speaker: Carole Hart. Learn marketing techniques, the differences between an RFP/RFQ, and how to construct a winning bid. (60 min.) Preregister.

Writers LIVE! Presents: Peter Heller

Mon, Mar 27, 6:30 pm
This best-selling novelist will discuss his new book, “Celine.” (90 min.) Preregistration begins Mon, Mar 13, 10:00 am, by phone, in person or online at www.pbclibrary.org/writers-live-2017.

AARP Tax Help

Tue, Mar 28, 12:30 pm
AARP volunteers will provide individualized help to taxpayers with low and moderate incomes, giving special attention to ages 60 and older. Bring current tax documents and last year's completed tax returns. First-come, first-served. (4 hr.)

"Still Dreaming"

Wed, Mar 29, 2:30 pm
©Philomath Films. (93 min.)

Watch award-winning documentary about a group of retired Broadway entertainers' production of "A Midsummer Night's Dream."

Preregister.
Shown with permission. Not rated.

"Read Local" Author Forums

Thu, Mar 30, 2:30 pm

Enjoy readings and presentations from writers handpicked from our Local Author Collection. Your next favorite author may live right here in Palm Beach County!

(2 hr.) Preregister.

AARP Tax Help

Fri, Mar 31, 11:00 am
AARP volunteers will provide individualized help to taxpayers with low and moderate incomes, giving special attention to ages 60 and older. Bring current tax documents and last year's completed tax returns. First-come, first-served. (4 hr.)
Glades Road Branch

Basic Computer Assistance: One-on-One

Tue, Feb 28, 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. Call to make an appointment. (30 min.)

English Exchange

Wed, Mar 01, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

Current Events Discussion Group

Mon, Mar 06, 10:00 am
Facilitator Brenda Solomon will discuss today's hot topics. (60 min.) Preregister.

Old-Fashioned Irish Singalong

Mon, Mar 06, 2:00 pm
Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with an old-fashioned Irish singalong featuring award-winning Irish singer and radio host Kevin Westley. (60 min.) Preregister.

Basic Computer Assistance: One-On-One

Tue, Mar 07, 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. Call to make an appointment. (30 min.)

The Great Courses® DVD Lecture Series

Tue, Mar 07, 2:00 pm
Relaxation Strategies. Foundational Fitness. Core Strength and Balance.
How to Stay Fit as You Age. (90 min.) Preregister.
Shown with permission. Not rated.

English Exchange

Wed, Mar 08, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

Basic Computer Assistance: One-On-One

Thu, Mar 09, 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. Call to make an appointment. (30 min.)

Color Me Calm

Thu, Mar 09, 2:00 pm
Coloring is a calming, relaxing activity, even for adults. Coloring sheets and pencils provided. (60 min.) Preregister.

Healthy Mind & Body Series: Tai Chi

Fri, Mar 10, 2:00 pm

Tai Chi quickly delivers health benefits – lower blood pressure, reduced anxiety, improved balance, and 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.) Preregister.

The World of Our Fathers & Mothers: Jewish Heritage From the Shtetl to 21st Century Russia

Mon, Mar 13, 2:00 pm

Travel writer, journalist and author, Ben G. Frank, delivers a talk on the Jewish communities of Russia and Ukraine.

(60 min.) Preregister.

Basic Computer Assistance: One-On-One

Tue, Mar 14, 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. Call to make an appointment. (30 min.)

Tax Savings for Property Owners

Tue, Mar 14, 2:00 pm
The Property Appraiser's Exemption Services Director, Pat Poston will speak on a variety of tax saving benefits including portability, appraisal and exemption services. (60 min.) Preregister.

English Exchange

Wed, Mar 15, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

Basic Computer Assistance: One-On-One

Thu, Mar 16, 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. Call to make an appointment. (30 min.)

Practical Mindfulness

Thu, Mar 16, 2:00 pm
Jim Bandler demonstrates the practice of meditation for the purpose of increasing awareness and learning to live in the present moment. (60 min.) Preregister.

Book Discussion

Fri, Mar 17, 11:00 am
Stop by the research services desk to receive a copy of the book. (60 min.) Preregister.

Current Events Discussion Group

Mon, Mar 20, 10:00 am
Facilitator Brenda Solomon will discuss today's hot topics. (60 min.) Preregister.

Movie Matinee

Mon, Mar 20, 2:00 pm
"Sully." ©Warner Bros. (96 min.) Preregister.
PG-13

Basic Computer Assistance: One-On-One

Tue, Mar 21, 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. Call to make an appointment. (30 min.)

The Great Courses® DVD Lecture Series

Tue, Mar 21, 2:00 pm
Workplace Fitness. Chair Yoga. Qigong - Practicing Fluid Movement.
How to Stay Fit as You Age. (90 min.) Preregister.
Shown with permission. Not rated.

Basic Computer Assistance: One-On-One

Thu, Mar 23, 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. Call to make an appointment. (30 min.)

Three Funny Jewish Men: Jerry Lewis, Jackie Mason, Jerry Seinfeld

Thu, Mar 23, 2:00 pm
Dr. Rose Feinberg explores the lives of three unqiue comedians and the struggles and events that led to their fame. (60 min.) Preregister.

Healthy Mind & Body Series: Accessing Inner Guidance

Fri, Mar 24, 2:00 pm

Practice simple meditation techniques designed to awaken inner wisdom, guidance and latent healing. Learn basic mindfulness principles.

(60 min.) Preregister.

Hooked on Crochet

Sat, Mar 25, 10:30 am
Bring a crochet hook and some yarn. (90 min.) Preregister.

Basic Computer Assistance: One-On-One

Tue, Mar 28, 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. Call to make an appointment. (30 min.)

English Exchange

Wed, Mar 29, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

Basic Computer Assistance: One-On-One

Thu, Mar 30, 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. Call to make an appointment. (30 min.)

Veterans Services of PBC

Fri, Mar 31, 2:00 pm
Andy Reese talks about how to file claims, obtain benefits, and answer any questions you may have. (60 min.) Preregister.
Greenacres Branch

English Exchange

Tue, Feb 28, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

March Is National Craft Month

Sat, Mar 04, 2:30 pm
Back by popular demand, Lenora leads attendees in the Japanese art of fish printing known as Gyotaku. All supplies provided. Limit 15.
(90 min.) Preregister.

English Exchange

Tue, Mar 07, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

Book & Film Discussion: Women's History Month

Thu, Mar 09, 1:30 pm
Book discussion. Return on 3/16 to see the film "Suffragette" followed by a brief discussion.
Lucy Ribchester’s, “The Hourglass Factory,” an intriguing murder mystery set amidst the suffragette movement in Edwardian London. (60 min.)

March Is National Craft Month

Sat, Mar 11, 2:30 pm
Turn tired T-shirts into beautiful scarves using only scissors and creativity. Bring your own T-shirt and get crafty with master crafter, Teawanda.
(60 min.) Preregister.

The Great Courses® DVD Lecture Series

Mon, Mar 13, 2:30 pm
Lecture 5: Belonging to an Egyptian Family. Lecture 6: Practicing Egyptian Religion.
The Other Side of History: Daily Life in the Ancient World. (60 min.) Preregister.
Shown with permission. Not rated.

English Exchange

Tue, Mar 14, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

Drug Abuse Treatment

Wed, Mar 15, 2:30 pm
Jennifer Ford from the Drug Abuse Treatment Association, Inc. will host an open discussion, with a question-and-answer session on this important topic. (45 min.) Preregister.

Book & Film Discussion: Women's History Month

Thu, Mar 16, 1:30 pm
"Suffragette."
©‎Focus Features.
(106 min.)
Film viewing and discussion.
Lucy Ribchester’s, “The Hourglass Factory,” an intriguing murder mystery set amidst the suffragette movement in Edwardian London. (2 hr.)
PG-13

Movie Matinee

Fri, Mar 17, 2:00 pm
"Leap Year." ©Universal Pictures. (100 min.) Celebrate St. Patrick's Day! Preregister.
PG

March Is National Craft Month

Sat, Mar 18, 2:30 pm
Celebrate with the perfect decorations for spring entertaining! Learn a few simple techniques from paper crafter Suzanr to create beautiful spring flowers. All supplies provided.
(60 min.) Preregister.

Dial "M" for "Mishegoss"

Thu, Mar 23, 2:30 pm
"Mishegoss" is a Yiddish word meaning "insanity" or "madness." Yiddish has been the mother tongue, the "mamaloshn," for millions of Jews. Join humorist Marjorie Wolfe as she discusses Yiddish "m" word. (60 min.) Preregister.

English Exchange

Tue, Mar 28, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

Eating Disorders: What You Need to Know

Tue, Mar 28, 6:00 pm
The Alliance for Eating Disorders Awareness will address the "Nine Truths about Eating Disorders" with a question-and-answer session. (60 min.) Preregister.

Small Business Development Center (SBDC): Government Contracting 101

Thu, Mar 30, 2:30 pm
Learn how to find bid opportunities and gain an understanding of the SBA's certification programs. (90 min.) Preregister.
Hagen Ranch Road Branch

Poetry Workshop

Tue, Feb 28, 2:00 pm
Award-winning poet Stacie M. Kiner critiques and discusses some of the world's finest contemporary and classic poetry. (75 min.)

Spanish in Practice: Intermediate

Tue, Feb 28, 3:30 pm
Practice speaking Spanish in conversations about food, travel, news and more. An intermediate knowledge of the language is required. (90 min.)

Healthy Mind & Body Series: Sahaja Meditation

Wed, Mar 01, 10:00 am

Sahaja Meditation is a simple, time-honored technique that reduces stress and increases wellness. It brings better focus and helps people become more centered and balanced. Anyone can do it!

(60 min.) Preregister.

Knit & Crochet With Project Linus

Wed, Mar 01, 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.)

Meet the Author: Rabbi Daniel Cohen

Thu, Mar 02, 2:00 pm
Rabbi Daniel Cohen will talk about his book, "What Will They Say About You When You're Gone?: Creating a Life of Legacy." (60 min.) Preregister.

"The Dust Bowl: A Film by Ken Burns" Part 3

Mon, Mar 06, 10:00 am
©PBS. This documentary chronicles the worst man-made ecological disaster in American history. (2 hr.) Shown with permission. PG-13

Medical Mondays: Deep Brain Stimulation for Movement Disorders

Mon, Mar 06, 2:00 pm
Dr. Arif Dalvi, from Delray Medical Center, will discuss the topic and answer questions. (60 min.) Preregister.

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

Mon, Mar 06, 4:00 pm
Get together with storytellers Glad McLeod and/or Vera Fried and let’s have fun sharing our stories. (60 min.)

Poetry Workshop

Tue, Mar 07, 2:00 pm
Award-winning poet Stacie M. Kiner critiques and discusses some of the world's finest contemporary and classic poetry. (75 min.)

Spanish in Practice: Intermediate

Tue, Mar 07, 3:30 pm
Practice speaking Spanish in conversations about food, travel, news and more. An intermediate knowledge of the language is required. (90 min.)

Wonders of the Night Sky: Telescope Viewing Session

Tue, Mar 07, 6:45 pm
Encounter numerous celestial bodies with a telescope by the Astronomical Society of the Palm Beaches, if skies are clear. (60 min.)

Chair Yoga Class

Wed, Mar 08, 10:00 am
Preregister, beginning Mon, Feb 27.
Learn some relaxation methods and get some exercise with this chair yoga class featuring certified Kripalu yoga instructor, Carol Dias. Bring a water bottle and wear comfortable clothing. (60 min.)

Knit & Crochet With Project Linus

Wed, Mar 08, 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.)

Writers’ Workshop

Wed, Mar 08, 4:00 pm
Session 3.
Sign up for this six-session course facilitated by award-winning poet Stacie M. Kiner. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jan 30.

Modern Mystery Book Club

Thu, Mar 09, 2:00 pm
Modern themes are explored in “Caught,” by Harlan Coben. Pick up a copy at the member services desk. Limit 25. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Feb 27.

Practical Mindfulness

Thu, Mar 09, 3:00 pm
Become mindful through the practice of meditation with a lecture, question-and-answer session, and meditation. Facilitated by Jim Bandler. (60 min.) Preregister.

Adult Coloring Club

Mon, Mar 13, 2:00 pm
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, beginning Mon, Feb 27.

"Still Dreaming"

Mon, Mar 13, 2:00 pm
©Philomath Films. (93 min.) Watch this award-winning documentary about a group of long-retired Broadway entertainers production of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.” A discussion to follow. Preregister.
Shown with permission. Not rated.

Navigating Medicare Prescription Drug Plans

Tue, Mar 14, 10:00 am
Join Amanda Yorke of SHINE for a Medicare Part D presentation to help you understand your prescription drug benefits, eligibility and enrollment requirements, as well as provide insight on how to choose a Medicare drug plan. (60 min.) Preregister.

Poetry Workshop

Tue, Mar 14, 2:00 pm
Award-winning poet Stacie M. Kiner critiques and discusses some of the world's finest contemporary and classic poetry. (75 min.)

Spanish in Practice: Intermediate

Tue, Mar 14, 3:30 pm
Practice speaking Spanish in conversations about food, travel, news and more. An intermediate knowledge of the language is required. (90 min.)

Chair Yoga Class

Wed, Mar 15, 10:00 am
Preregister, beginning Mon, Mar 06.
Learn some relaxation methods and get some exercise with this chair yoga class featuring certified Kripalu yoga instructor, Carol Dias. Bring a water bottle and wear comfortable clothing. (60 min.)

Knit & Crochet With Project Linus

Wed, Mar 15, 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.)

Healthy Mind & Body Series: Tai Chi

Mon, Mar 20, 2:00 pm

Tai Chi quickly delivers health benefits – lower blood pressure, reduced anxiety, improved balance, and 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.) Preregister.

Poetry Workshop

Tue, Mar 21, 2:00 pm
Award-winning poet Stacie M. Kiner critiques and discusses some of the world's finest contemporary and classic poetry. (75 min.)

Spanish in Practice: Intermediate

Tue, Mar 21, 3:30 pm
Practice speaking Spanish in conversations about food, travel, news and more. An intermediate knowledge of the language is required. (90 min.)

Chair Yoga Class

Wed, Mar 22, 10:00 am
Preregister, beginning Mon, Mar 13.
Learn some relaxation methods and get some exercise with this chair yoga class featuring certified Kripalu yoga instructor, Carol Dias. Bring a water bottle and wear comfortable clothing. (60 min.)

Knit & Crochet With Project Linus

Wed, Mar 22, 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.)

Writers’ Workshop

Wed, Mar 22, 4:00 pm
Session 4.
Sign up for this six-session course facilitated by award-winning poet Stacie M. Kiner. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jan 30.

"Up the Down Staircase" Revisited

Mon, Mar 27, 2:00 pm
Freelance writer and humorist Marjorie Gottlieb Wolfe revisits Bel Kaufman’s 1964 best-selling book, “Up the Down Staircase" — a classic portrayal of life in the New York public school system. (60 min.) Preregister.

Poetry Workshop

Tue, Mar 28, 2:00 pm
Award-winning poet Stacie M. Kiner critiques and discusses some of the world's finest contemporary and classic poetry. (75 min.)

Spanish in Practice: Intermediate

Tue, Mar 28, 3:30 pm
Practice speaking Spanish in conversations about food, travel, news and more. An intermediate knowledge of the language is required. (90 min.)

Chair Yoga Class

Wed, Mar 29, 10:00 am
Preregister, beginning Mon, Mar 20.
Learn some relaxation methods and get some exercise with this chair yoga class featuring certified Kripalu yoga instructor, Carol Dias. Bring a water bottle and wear comfortable clothing. (60 min.)

Knit & Crochet With Project Linus

Wed, Mar 29, 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.)

Writers’ Workshop

Wed, Apr 05, 4:00 pm
Session 5.
Sign up for this six-session course facilitated by award-winning poet Stacie M. Kiner. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jan 30.

Writers’ Workshop

Wed, Apr 19, 4:00 pm
Session 6.
Sign up for this six-session course facilitated by award-winning poet Stacie M. Kiner. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jan 30.
Jupiter Branch

Genealogy Help: One-On-One

Wed, Mar 01, 10:00 am
Want to learn about your family tree? Contact the research services desk to schedule a 30-minute appointment for genealogy research guidance. One appointment per month, per person. (30 min.)

Yarn All About It!

Thu, Mar 02, 2:00 pm
Meet fellow crafters and have a new space to work on your project. This is not a beginners’ course; all skill levels are welcome. (90 min.) Preregister.

The Great Courses® DVD Lecture Series

Fri, Mar 03, 2:00 pm
Designs in a Pot - Thrillers, Spillers, Fillers. Create a New Space - Edibles and Ornamentals. Unusual Pots, Vertical Spaces, Shade Design.
How to Grow Anything: Container Gardening Tips & Techniques. (90 min.)
Shown with permission. Not rated.

The Great Courses® DVD Lecture Series

Sat, Mar 04, 2:00 pm
Grasses to Trees - Big Plants in Containers. Outdoor Living Areas and Special Features. Cool-Season Changes and Indoor Gardens.
How to Grow Anything: Container Gardening Tips & Techniques. (90 min.)
Shown with permission. Not rated.

Stories on the Skin: Tattoo Culture at Florida Atlantic University

Mon, Mar 06, 2:00 pm
This documentary follows the phases of a creative collaboration between The Jaffe Center for Book Arts and Dr. Karen J. Leader, of the FAU Department of Visual Arts and Art History. Question-and-answer session to follow. (60 min.) Preregister.

Small Claims Court Information

Wed, Mar 08, 2:00 pm
Learn how to present your case to the judge without hiring a lawyer. Find out about pre-trial, trial and the collection proceedings. A small claim is any legal dispute valued at $5,000.00 or less. Program presented by the PBC Bar Association. (60 min.) Preregister.

Healthy Mind & Body Series: Tai Chi

Thu, Mar 09, 2:00 pm

Tai Chi quickly delivers health benefits – lower blood pressure, reduced anxiety, improved balance, and 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.) Preregister.

Healthy Mind & Body Series: Yoga Meditation

Fri, Mar 10, 2:00 pm

Yoga and meditation together cleanse and harmonize the functions of the entire body, soothe and strengthen the nervous system, reduce stress, lower blood pressure, release trapped emotions, and calm and focus the mind.

(60 min.) Preregister.

Preserving Your Family Heritage: Scanning Images

Thu, Mar 16, 2:00 pm
Learn how to use a scanner to preserve your photos. Bring up to 100 photos in good condition and a flash drive to save images. Call or stop by to schedule your 20-minute session. Space is limited. (2 hr.)

Preserving Your Family Heritage: Scanning Images

Fri, Mar 17, 2:00 pm
Learn how to use a scanner to preserve your photos. Bring up to 100 photos in good condition and a flash drive to save images. Call or stop by to schedule your 20-minute session. Space is limited. (2 hr.)

Meditation With Jim Bandler

Tue, Mar 21, 2:00 pm
Practice meditation to increase awareness and learn to live in the present moment. This is part of a six-course series that includes a lecture, meditation and discussion. (60 min.) Preregister.

World Map Coasters

Thu, Mar 23, 2:00 pm
Create coasters with images of maps of cities, states or locations that have fond memories for you in this activity. Space is limited. (90 min.) Preregister.

Adult Book Discussion

Fri, Mar 24, 2:00 pm
Pulitzer Prize-winner Anne Tyler’s latest novel tells a poignant, yet unsentimental story in praise of family in all its emotional complexity. Led by Donna Gruber-Adair. (90 min.) Preregister.

Homebuyer Education Workshop: A ClearPoint Educational Course

Sat, Mar 25, 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.

Musical Memories With Stan Lewis

Fri, Mar 31, 2:00 pm
Enjoy the musical memories of Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra and others from the 40s and 50s with singer and entertainer Stan Lewis. (60 min.) Preregister.
Lantana Road Branch

Understanding Social Security

Tue, Feb 28, 10:30 am
Understanding Supplemental Security Income (SSI), for adults and children with disabilities, limited income and resources.
Carol Goss from the Social Security Administration will present a two-part series. (60 min.) Preregister.

Book Discussion

Tue, Feb 28, 2:00 pm
We will be discussing "God Help the Child," by Toni Morrison. Copies will be available at the research services desk. (60 min.) Preregister.

English Exchange

Wed, Mar 01, 6:30 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

Coloring Club for Adults!

Fri, Mar 03, 2:00 pm
This fun activity fosters creativity and has stress-relieving benefits. Bring friends and meet new people! (60 min.) Preregister.

Sewing Circle: Embroidery & Cross Stitch

Sat, Mar 04, 2:00 pm
Do you enjoy sewing by hand? We will be having fun with embroidery and cross stitch! Materials provided. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister.

Writers LIVE! Presents: Jade Chang

Sun, Mar 05, 2:30 pm
This critically acclaimed novelist will discuss her debut novel, “The Wangs vs. the World.” (90 min.) ” Preregistration begins Fri, Feb 17, 10:00 am, by phone, in person or online at www.pbclibrary.org/writers-live-2017.

Meet the Author: Manny Luftglass

Tue, Mar 07, 2:00 pm
Manny Luftglass, author of “Gone Fishin’ … Florida’s 100 Best Salt Waters,” will discuss his book and the wide variety of fishing opportunities in South Florida. (60 min.) Preregister.

The Art of Meditative Doodling

Wed, Mar 08, 2:00 pm
Join us for an hour of doodling! We will be doodling in the Zentangle® style; meditating and relaxing while creating works of art. All materials provided. (60 min.) Preregister.

English Exchange

Wed, Mar 08, 6:30 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

Writers LIVE! Presents: Diana-Abu Jaber

Thu, Mar 09, 2:00 pm
This award-winning writer will discuss her culinary memoir, “Life Without a Recipe.” (90 min.) Preregistration begins Thu, Feb 23, 10:00 am, by phone, in person or online at www.pbclibrary.org/writers-live-2017.

Book-A-Librarian

Mon, Mar 13, 2:00 pm
Do you need assistance with your e-reader or downloading an e-book? Need assistance with your tablet or smartphone? Call and schedule a hands-on session with one of our librarians. (30 min.)

"Up the Down Staircase" Revisited

Tue, Mar 14, 2:00 pm
Freelance writer and humorist Marjorie Gottlieb Wolfe revisits Bel Kaufman’s 1964 best-selling book, “Up the Down Staircase" — a classic portrayal of life in the New York public school system. (60 min.) Preregister.

Job Help Center

Wed, Mar 15, 2:00 pm
Our librarians can help you with all of your job search needs from creating a résumé to applying for a job online. (2 hr.) Preregister.

English Exchange

Wed, Mar 15, 6:30 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

Aromatherapy & the Benefits of Using Essential Oils

Thu, Mar 16, 2:00 pm
Aromatherapist and author Margaret Ann Lembo provides a how-to guide to aromatherapy safety, essential oil grades and shelf life, as well as recommendations for beginners. (2 hr.) Preregister.

Backgammon

Fri, Mar 17, 2:00 pm
Backgammon fans unite to practice and play with other players. Basic game knowledge is required. (90 min.) Preregister.

Revisiting the Battle of the Bulge With Veteran George Fisher

Sat, Mar 18, 2:00 pm
Celebrate the contributions of the United States Armed Forces, and experience a living history lesson for all ages with decorated World War II veteran, George Fisher. (60 min.)

Writers LIVE! Presents: Derek Palacio

Mon, Mar 20, 6:30 pm
Derek Palacio discusses his critically-acclaimed debut novel, "The Mortifications." A book signing will follow. (90 min.) Preregistration begins Mon, Mar 6, 10:00 am, by phone, in person or online at www.pbclibrary.org/writers-live-2017.

"Still Dreaming"

Wed, Mar 22, 10:30 am
©Philomath Films. (93 min.)

Watch award-winning documentary about a group of retired Broadway entertainers' production of "A Midsummer Night's Dream."

Preregister.
Shown with permission. Not rated.

Grow Your Own Organic Food in Containers

Thu, Mar 23, 2:00 pm
Learn how to grow your own organic herbs, vegetables and fruits in backyard containers. Presented by Tony Dagher, certified University of Florida Master Gardener. (60 min.) Preregister.

Trivia Contest!

Sat, Mar 25, 2:00 pm
Teams of 2-6 will answer trivia questions and compete to win prizes. Bring your friends to form a team, or join others and play along. (90 min.) Preregister.

Coloring Club for Adults!

Sun, Mar 26, 2:00 pm
Weekend Edition: Need a stress-reliever after the work week?
This fun activity fosters creativity and has stress-relieving benefits. Bring friends and meet new people! (60 min.) Preregister.

Chair Yoga

Mon, Mar 27, 2:00 pm
We will stretch, meditate and improve our balance skills with Kripalu yoga instructor Carol Dias. Bring a water bottle and wear comfortable clothing. (60 min.) Preregister.

Book Discussion

Tue, Mar 28, 2:00 pm
Join us as we discuss "Brooklyn," by Colm Toibin. Pick up a copy at the research services desk. (60 min.) Preregister.

Chess Club

Wed, Mar 29, 2:00 pm
Chess fans unite to practice strategy skills with other players. Basic game knowledge is required. (90 min.) Preregister.

English Exchange

Wed, Mar 29, 6:30 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

How to Maintain Your Immune System

Thu, Mar 30, 2:00 pm
Dr. James Heron, PCP with Medical Specialists of the Palm Beaches, will provide information on natural ways to maintain a healthy immune system. (60 min.) Preregister.
Main Library

Pants on Fire: How to Fact-Check Politicians

Mon, Feb 27, 6:30 pm
Amy Sherman, reporter for The Miami Herald and PolitiFact Florida, will discuss how to fact-check politicians. (60 min.) Preregister.

Let's Play Scrabble!

¡Juguemos Scrabble!
Tue, Feb 28, 2:00 pm
Martes, 28 de febrero, 2:00 pm
Join other Scrabble enthusiasts for an entertaining afternoon of word-play. Basic game knowledge required. Bring your own board, or use one of ours! (2 hr.) Preregister.
Únete a otros entusiastas del juego "Scrabble" y 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.

Asistencia Individualizada: Computadoras

(Speak With a Specialist)
Tue, Feb 28, 2:30 pm
Martes, 28 de febrero, 2:30 pm
¿Tiene dudas acerca del uso de las computadoras o libros electrónicos? ¿Desea buscar información de un tema en particular? Ofrecemos ayuda individualizada adaptada a su necesidad. Llame para hacer una cita con un especialista que le asistirá en español. (30 min.) Se requiere registrarse.

Healthy Mind & Body Series: Accessing Inner Guidance

Tue, Feb 28, 6:00 pm

Practice simple meditation techniques designed to awaken inner wisdom, guidance and latent healing. Learn basic mindfulness principles.

(60 min.) Preregister.

Wine Appreciation Made Fun & Easy

Sat, Mar 04, 2:00 pm
Wine historian James Gabler strips away wine's mystique and provides an easy understanding of the three fundamentals to wine appreciation: color, bouquet and taste. (60 min.) Preregister.

Speak With a Specialist

Mon, Mar 06, 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. (30 min.) Preregister.

Let's Play Scrabble!

¡Juguemos Scrabble!
Tue, Mar 07, 2:00 pm
Martes, 07 de marzo, 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.

Asistencia Individualizada: Computadoras

(Individualized Assistance: Computers, in Spanish)
Tue, Mar 07, 2:00 pm
Martes, 07 de marzo, 2:00 pm
¿Desea aprender cómo utilizar el ratón y el teclado? ¿Aprender a utilizar el internet? ¿Crear un documento de Microsoft Word? Llame y haga una cita con un especialista que le asistirá en español. (30 min.) Se requiere registrarse.

English Exchange

Tue, Mar 07, 6:30 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

The Great Courses® DVD Lecture Series

Wed, Mar 08, 2:00 pm
Ireland at the Turn of the 19th Century. Daniel O'Connell and the Great Famine. The Celtic Revival.
The Irish Identity: Independence, History & Literature. (90 min.) Preregister.
Shown with permission. Not rated.

Introduction to Proposal Writing

Thu, Mar 09, 10:00 am
Learn the “do’s” and “don’ts” of writing and submitting a proposal, and how to follow up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Movies at Main

Thu, Mar 09, 2:00 pm
"Selma." ©Paramount Pictures. (127 min.) Preregister.
PG-13

Brand New "Consumer Reports!"

Thu, Mar 09, 2:30 pm
Consumer Reports has changed their ratings to make them more intuitive. From getting the best value to using interactive online videos in the buying process. (60 min.) Preregister.

Speak With a Specialist

Mon, Mar 13, 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. (30 min.) Preregister.

Let's Play Scrabble!

¡Juguemos Scrabble!
Tue, Mar 14, 2:00 pm
Martes, 14 de marzo, 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.

Asistencia Individualizada: Computadoras

(Individualized Assistance: Computers, in Spanish)
Tue, Mar 14, 2:00 pm
Martes, 14 de marzo, 2:00 pm
¿Desea aprender cómo utilizar el ratón y el teclado? ¿Aprender a utilizar el internet? ¿Crear un documento de Microsoft Word? Llame y haga una cita con un especialista que le asistirá en español. (30 min.) Se requiere registrarse.

Beginning Salsa Workshop

Clase de Salsa Básica
Tue, Mar 14, 6:00 pm
Martes, 14 de marzo, 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

Tue, Mar 14, 6:30 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

The Great Courses® DVD Lecture Series

Wed, Mar 15, 2:00 pm
Shaw and Wilde: Irish Wit, London Stage. W. B. Yeats and the Irish Renaissance. Yeats in the 1890s.
The Irish Identity: Independence, History & Literature. (90 min.) Preregister.
Shown with permission. Not rated.

Small Business Development Center (SBDC): Responding to Government Solicitations

Wed, Mar 15, 2:00 pm
Learn marketing techniques, the difference between RFP/RFQ and how to construct a winning bid with speaker Carole Hart. (60 min.) Call the SBDC at 561-862-4726 to preregister.

Healthy Mind & Body Series: Functional Foods

Thu, Mar 16, 2:00 pm

Superfoods may help reduce the risk of chronic diseases through healthy lifestyle choices. Give yourself a health boost with powerhouse foods.

(60 min.) Preregister.

Adult Coloring Club

Club de Colorear para Adultos
Thu, Mar 16, 2:00 pm
Martes, 16 de marzo, 2:00 pm
Rediscover the creative, meditative and relaxing attributes of coloring. Coloring sheets and colored pencils will be provided. (60 min.) Preregister.
Descrubra los atributos creativos y de relajación relacionados a la actividad de colorear. Hojas y lápices de colorear serán proveidos. Se requiere registrarse. (60 min.) Preregister.

Land That Job With Career Transitions

Thu, Mar 16, 2:30 pm
Enhance your job search with Career Transitions, one of the library’s many online research resources. Create a custom résumé or cover letter. (90 min.) Preregister.

Speak With a Specialist

Mon, Mar 20, 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. (30 min.) Preregister.

Healthy Mind & Body Series: Sahaja Meditation

Mon, Mar 20, 6:30 pm

Sahaja Meditation is a simple, time-honored technique that reduces stress and increases wellness. It brings better focus and helps people become more centered and balanced. Anyone can do it!

(60 min.) Preregister.

Introduction to Finding Grants

Tue, Mar 21, 10:00 am
Discover what funders are looking for in nonprofits seeking grants and how to find potential funders. We’ll discuss the basics of grantseeking plus review how to use the Foundation Directory Online database most effectively. (60 min.) Preregister.

Let's Play Scrabble!

¡Juguemos Scrabble!
Tue, Mar 21, 2:00 pm
Martes, 21 de marzo, 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.

Asistencia Individualizada: Computadoras

(Individualized Assistance: Computers, in Spanish)
Tue, Mar 21, 2:00 pm
Martes, 21 de marzo, 2:00 pm
¿Desea aprender cómo utilizar el ratón y el teclado? ¿Aprender a utilizar el internet? ¿Crear un documento de Microsoft Word? Llame y haga una cita con un especialista que le asistirá en español. (30 min.) Se requiere registrarse.

Chess Club for Adults

Club de Ajedrez para Adultos
Tue, Mar 21, 6:00 pm
Martes, 21 de marzo, 6:00 pm
Chess fans unite to practice strategy skills with other players. Basic game knowledge required. (2 hr.) Preregister.
Si disfrutas jugar ajedrez, o deseas mejorar tu técnica, únete a nosotros. Conocimiento básico del ajedrez es necesario. Se requiere registrarse. (2 hr.) Preregister.

Adult Coloring Club

Club de Colorear para Adultos
Thu, Mar 23, 2:00 pm
Martes, 23 de marzo, 2:00 pm
Rediscover the creative, meditative and relaxing attributes of coloring. Coloring sheets and colored pencils will be provided. (60 min.) Preregister.
Descrubra los atributos creativos y de relajación relacionados a la actividad de colorear. Hojas y lápices de colorear serán proveidos. Se requiere registrarse. (60 min.) Preregister.

Speak With a Specialist

Mon, Mar 27, 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. (30 min.) Preregister.

Let's Play Scrabble!

¡Juguemos Scrabble!
Tue, Mar 28, 2:00 pm
Martes, 28 de marzo, 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.

Asistencia Individualizada: Computadoras

(Individualized Assistance: Computers, in Spanish)
Tue, Mar 28, 2:00 pm
Martes, 28 de marzo, 2:00 pm
¿Desea aprender cómo utilizar el ratón y el teclado? ¿Aprender a utilizar el internet? ¿Crear un documento de Microsoft Word? Llame y haga una cita con un especialista que le asistirá en español. (30 min.) Se requiere registrarse.

Beginning Salsa Workshop

Clase de Salsa Básica
Tue, Mar 28, 6:00 pm
Martes, 28 de marzo, 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

Tue, Mar 28, 6:30 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

Celtic Cross Stitch Workshop: Irish-American Heritage Month

Wed, Mar 29, 2:00 pm
Celebrate with Celtic and other Irish-inspired patterns. Basic cross stitch supplies will be provided. Fans of other types of needlework are welcome to join! (90 min.) Preregister.
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch

Book-A-Librarian

Wed, Mar 01, 10:15 am
Do you need help downloading an e-book to your mobile device? Do you need help accessing online databases? Book a librarian for personal attention. (30 min.) Call for an appointment.

The Great Courses® DVD Lecture Series

Wed, Mar 01, 2:00 pm
How to Write Biography. Dos and Don'ts of Writing History.
Discovering Your Roots: An Introduction to Genealogy. (60 min.) Preregister.
Shown with permission. Not rated.

AARP/IRS TAX HELP

Thu, Mar 02, 10:00 am
AARP volunteers will provide individualized help to taxpayers with low and moderate incomes with special attention to ages 60 and older. Bring a valid picture ID, current tax documents and last year’s completed tax returns. First-come, first-served. (3 hr.)

AARP/IRS TAX HELP

Fri, Mar 03, 10:00 am
AARP volunteers will provide individualized help to taxpayers with low and moderate incomes with special attention to ages 60 and older. Bring a valid picture ID, current tax documents and last year’s completed tax returns. First-come, first-served. (3 hr.)

The 3 B’s

Tue, Mar 07, 2:00 pm
Reminisce with freelance writer Marjorie Gottlieb Wolfe who will present her humorous take on Brooklyn, the Bronx, and the Bungalows of Rockaway Beach, New York. (60 min.) Preregister.

The Great Courses® DVD Lecture Series

Wed, Mar 08, 2:00 pm
Searching in Your Ancestors' Backyards. Assembling an Account of Your Discoveries.
Discovering Your Roots: An Introduction to Genealogy. (60 min.) Preregister.
Shown with permission. Not rated.

AARP/IRS TAX HELP

Thu, Mar 09, 10:00 am
AARP volunteers will provide individualized help to taxpayers with low and moderate incomes with special attention to ages 60 and older. Bring a valid picture ID, current tax documents and last year’s completed tax returns. First-come, first-served. (3 hr.)

AARP/IRS TAX HELP

Fri, Mar 10, 10:00 am
AARP volunteers will provide individualized help to taxpayers with low and moderate incomes with special attention to ages 60 and older. Bring a valid picture ID, current tax documents and last year’s completed tax returns. First-come, first-served. (3 hr.)

Healthy Mind & Body Series: Tai Chi

Tue, Mar 14, 2:00 pm

Tai Chi quickly delivers health benefits – lower blood pressure, reduced anxiety, improved balance, and 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.) Preregister.

The Great Courses® DVD Lecture Series

Wed, Mar 15, 2:00 pm
Extending Your Family Tree Overseas.
Discovering Your Roots: An Introduction to Genealogy. (30 min.) Preregister.
Shown with permission. Not rated.

AARP/IRS TAX HELP

Thu, Mar 16, 10:00 am
AARP volunteers will provide individualized help to taxpayers with low and moderate incomes with special attention to ages 60 and older. Bring a valid picture ID, current tax documents and last year’s completed tax returns. First-come, first-served. (3 hr.)

Meet the Author: Manny Luftglass

Thu, Mar 16, 2:00 pm
Manny Luftglass, author of “Gone Fishin’ … Florida’s 100 Best Salt Waters,” will discuss his book and the wide variety of fishing opportunities in South Florida. (60 min.) Preregister.

AARP/IRS TAX HELP

Fri, Mar 17, 10:00 am
AARP volunteers will provide individualized help to taxpayers with low and moderate incomes with special attention to ages 60 and older. Bring a valid picture ID, current tax documents and last year’s completed tax returns. First-come, first-served. (3 hr.)

The Great Courses® DVD Lecture Series

Tue, Mar 21, 2:00 pm
Making Great Pictures. Camera Equipment ̶ What You Need.
Fundamentals of Photography. (60 min.) Preregister.

AARP/IRS TAX HELP

Thu, Mar 23, 10:00 am
AARP volunteers will provide individualized help to taxpayers with low and moderate incomes with special attention to ages 60 and older. Bring a valid picture ID, current tax documents and last year’s completed tax returns. First-come, first-served. (3 hr.)

AARP/IRS TAX HELP

Fri, Mar 24, 10:00 am
AARP volunteers will provide individualized help to taxpayers with low and moderate incomes with special attention to ages 60 and older. Bring a valid picture ID, current tax documents and last year’s completed tax returns. First-come, first-served. (3 hr.)

The Great Courses® DVD Lecture Series

Tue, Mar 28, 2:00 pm
Lenses and Focal Length. Shutter Speeds.
Fundamentals of Photography. (60 min.) Preregister.

Healthy Mind & Body Series: Yoga Meditation

Wed, Mar 29, 2:00 pm

Yoga and meditation together cleanse and harmonize the functions of the entire body, soothe and strengthen the nervous system, reduce stress, lower blood pressure, release trapped emotions, and calm and focus the mind.

(60 min.) Preregister.

AARP/IRS TAX HELP

Thu, Mar 30, 10:00 am
AARP volunteers will provide individualized help to taxpayers with low and moderate incomes with special attention to ages 60 and older. Bring a valid picture ID, current tax documents and last year’s completed tax returns. First-come, first-served. (3 hr.)

AARP/IRS TAX HELP

Fri, Mar 31, 10:00 am
AARP volunteers will provide individualized help to taxpayers with low and moderate incomes with special attention to ages 60 and older. Bring a valid picture ID, current tax documents and last year’s completed tax returns. First-come, first-served. (3 hr.)
Royal Palm Beach Branch

Art for Adults: Open Studio Still Life

Tue, Feb 28, 2:00 pm
Develop the fundamentals of perspective, shadowing, proportions and balance. Because this is an open studio you will be encouraged to come in, sit down, and draw. Graphite, charcoal, paper and various other media will be provided, as well as guidance from our instructor should you need it. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Fri, Jan 20.

Are You Board? Game On!

Tue, Feb 28, 6:00 pm
Revisit some popular favorites: Dixit, Catan and Ticket to Ride.
Gather your friends, or come and make new ones, as we discover new games and reacquaint ourselves with old favorites. (2 hr.)

RESCHEDULED - Book Discussion

Wed, Mar 01, 2:00 pm
Join us for a discussion of Imbolo Mbue’s debut novel, “Behold the Dreamers.” Pick up a copy of the book when you register. (60 min.)

Create a Memory Page

Thu, Mar 02, 2:00 pm
Create artful 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.) Preregister, beginning Tue, Feb 21.

Art for Adults: Watercolor Basics

Tue, Mar 07, 2:00 pm
Learn the basics of one of the most beautiful and versatile mediums in art. All materials provided. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Tue, Feb 21.

Are You Board? Game On!

Tue, Mar 07, 6:00 pm
Starter Games!
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.

Art for Adults: Watercolor Open Studio

Thu, Mar 09, 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. All materials provided. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Tue, Feb 21.

Write! Read! Critique!

Mon, Mar 13, 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.

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

Wed, Mar 15, 2:00 pm
Join us as we explore the art of storytelling. Beware! Spontaneous group participation may occur. (60 min.) Preregister.

Let's Get Knotty: Celtic Craft Knots

Thu, Mar 16, 2:00 pm
Have endless fun as we learn to tie these endless interlace patterns in celebration of St. Patrick's day. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Tue, Feb 21.

Acoustic Java Jam

Sat, Mar 18, 2:00 pm
Experience a caffeinated collection of local talent or bring your acoustic instruments and jam out. Coffee provided. (2 hr.)

Art for Adults: Beginner’s Series - Shading

Tue, Mar 21, 2:00 pm
Practice the fundamentals of line, mass and volume. This course is designed for those who have never taken this class with us. Please allow for new students to register. Graphite, charcoal, paper and other media provided. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Tue, Feb 21.

Are You Board? Game On!

Tue, Mar 21, 6:00 pm
Strategy Games!
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.

Art for Adults: Open Studio – Still Life

Thu, Mar 23, 2:00 pm
Develop the fundamentals of perspective, shadowing, proportions and balance. Come in, choose your materials, and work at your leisure. Various media and paper provided, as well as guidance from our instructor should you need it. Ages 16 & up. (90 min.) Preregister, beginning Tue, Feb 21.

Are You Board? Game On!

Sat, Mar 25, 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.

Write! Read! Critique!

Mon, Mar 27, 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.
Tequesta Branch

Sit 'n' Stitch

Fri, Mar 10, 2:00 pm
Sit and stitch, meet new people, and share your ideas and knowledge with others who are just learning to crochet. Pick up a materials list when you register. (90 min.) Preregister.

Florida's Sea Turtles: Struggle For Survival

Fri, Mar 24, 2:30 pm
Debbie Fritz-Quincy, Director of Hobe Sound Nature Center will discuss the ecology of sea turtles, their endangered status and learn what you can do to protect them. (60 min.) Preregister.
Wellington Branch

Celebrate Black History Month: In a Mellow Tone - The Music of Duke Ellington

Mon, Feb 27, 6:30 pm
Sonny and Perley will present some of Duke Ellington's most popular and beloved music, along with interesting and little known facts about his life. (60 min.) Preregister.

English Exchange

Mon, Feb 27, 6:30 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

Book Discussion Series: Think Differently

Tue, Feb 28, 6:30 pm
Read and discuss stories about people who may think and see the world differently than you do. We continue this series with “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time,” by Mark Haddon. Pick up a copy at the research services desk. (60 min.)

Writers’ Critique Workshop

Thu, Mar 02, 6:30 pm
Share, offer and accept constructive criticism to improve your fiction, nonfiction and poetry in a supportive atmosphere. (2 hr.) Preregister.

Horse Sense: Native Plants for Equestrian Properties

Mon, Mar 06, 6:30 pm
Discuss the benefits of planting and preserving native plants on your property - for you, your horses and the environment. Get a voucher for two free three-gallon native plants (some restrictions apply). Speaker: Adrienne Deutsch, Program Assistant for the Native Canopy Education Program and former dressage competitor. (90 min.) Preregister.

English Exchange

Mon, Mar 06, 6:30 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

The Heroine’s Journey: Women's History Month

Tue, Mar 07, 6:30 pm
Award-winning science fiction-fantasy author, Tricia Barr, will talk about the Heroine's Journey and its role in creating strong female characters. (60 min.) Preregister.

Wonders of the Night Sky: Telescope Viewing Session

Tue, Mar 07, 7:00 pm
Join the Astronomical Society of the Palm Beaches and learn about constellations as you stargaze from sunset to 8:30 pm outside, if the skies are clear. (90 min.) Preregister.

Scrabble for Adults

Thu, Mar 09, 6:30 pm
Join other Scrabble fans and enjoy a fun evening of wordplay. Basic game knowledge required. (90 min.) Preregister.

English Exchange

Mon, Mar 13, 6:30 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

Chess Club for Adults

Mon, Mar 13, 6:30 pm
Chess fans unite to practice strategy skills with other players. Basic game knowledge required. (2 hr.) Preregister.

Healthy Mind & Body Series: Aromatherapy - Thriving in a Stressful World

Tue, Mar 14, 6:30 pm

Aromatherapy is the practice of using natural oils to enhance psychological and physical well-being. Learn how aromatherapy and breathing techniques can change your mood and help you relax.

(60 min.) Preregister.

Owl Prowl

Wed, Mar 15, 10:30 am
You'll have a hoot with this fun activity for ages 10 and up. Seniors also welcome. This program from Okeeheelee Nature Center includes a hands-on owl pellet dissection and a chance to meet owls up close. (60 min.) Preregister.

"Read Local" Author Forums

Sat, Mar 18, 2:00 pm

Enjoy readings and presentations from writers handpicked from our Local Author Collection. Your next favorite author may live right here in Palm Beach County!

(2 hr.) Preregister.

Monday Morning Coloring

Mon, Mar 20, 10:30 am
Take time to relax and color. Coloring pages and materials provided or bring your own coloring book. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister.

Katherine Graham: Pulitzer Prize-Winner

Tue, Mar 21, 6:30 pm
Learn about her early life, marriage, and events that led to her becoming a powerful woman in publishing. Led by former FAU adjunct professor Rose M. Feinberg, Ed.D. (60 min.) Preregister.

Hemingway’s Woods & Our Connection to Place

Mon, Mar 27, 6:30 pm
Examine Ernest Hemingway’s early life in the outdoors and the events that occurred there and how this approach invites us to reflect on our connection to our own places. (60 min.) Preregister.

English Exchange

Mon, Mar 27, 6:30 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

Zen Doodling for Adults

Tue, Mar 28, 6:30 pm
Join us for an hour of doodling in the Zentangle® style! Meditate and relax while creating works of art. All materials provided. (60 min.) Preregister.

Book Discussion Series: Think Differently

Wed, Mar 29, 6:30 pm
Discuss stories about people who may think and see the world differently than you do.“Furiously Funny: A Funny Book About Horrible Things,” by Jenny Lawson. Pick up a copy at the research services desk. (60 min.) Preregister.

Healthy Mind & Body Series: Functional Foods

Thu, Mar 30, 3:30 pm

Superfoods may help reduce the risk of chronic diseases through healthy lifestyle choices. Give yourself a health boost with powerhouse foods.

(60 min.) Preregister.
West Boca Branch

Adult Book Discussion

Tue, Feb 28, 7:00 pm
Part 2.
Librarian Ronald Glass starts a three-part book discussion and visual presentation of the book, “American Nations: A History of the Eleven Rival Regional Cultures of North America,” by Colin Woodard. Pick up a copy at the research services desk. (90 min.) Preregister.

Genealogy Help: One-On-One Sign-Up

Wed, Mar 01, 10:00 am
Want to learn about your family tree? Contact the research services desk to schedule a 30-minute appointment for genealogy research guidance. One appointment per month, per person. (30 min.)

Tech Talk: One-On-One Sign-Up

Wed, Mar 01, 10:00 am
Need help with your computer, e-reader or other device? Contact the research services desk to schedule a 30-minute session. One appointment per month, per person. (30 min.)

Meditation for a More Peaceful & Healthy Lifestyle

Wed, Mar 01, 2:00 pm
Longtime meditation instructor John Bednarik, of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, explains how you can benefit from introducing a simple yet effective meditation technique into your life. (2 hr.)

Gene Wilder Film Festival

Thu, Mar 02, 1:00 pm
"Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory."
©‎Warner Bros.
(98 min.)
Enjoy one of America's foremost comic actors in these iconic films.
G

Trivia Contest!

Sun, Mar 05, 2:00 pm
Teams of 2-6 will answer trivia questions and compete to win prizes. Bring your friends to form a team or join others and play along. (90 min.)

English Exchange

Mon, Mar 06, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

Coloring Crafternoon

Tue, Mar 07, 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.)

Adult Book Discussion

Tue, Mar 07, 7:00 pm
Librarian Ronald Glass concludes a three-part discussion of “American Nations: A History of the Eleven Rival Regional Cultures of North America,” by Colin Woodard. Pick up a copy at the research services desk. (90 min.) Preregister.

Gene Wilder Film Festival

Thu, Mar 09, 1:00 pm
"Blazing Saddles."
©‎Warner Bros.
(93 min.)
Enjoy one of America's foremost comic actors in these iconic films.
R

English Exchange

Mon, Mar 13, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

Cooking the Books

Tue, Mar 14, 2:00 pm
Read "Food, Health, and Happiness: 115 On-Point Recipes for Great Meals and a Better Life," by Oprah Winfrey. Discuss and share recipes and techniques with foodie/librarian Stacy Alesi. Books available at the research services desk. (60 min.)

Gene Wilder Film Festival

Thu, Mar 16, 1:00 pm
"The Frisco Kid."
©‎Warner Bros.
(122 min.)
Enjoy one of America's foremost comic actors in these iconic films.
PG

Crafternoon: Mosaic Tile Art

Wed, Mar 22, 2:00 pm
Arrange an assortment of mosaic tiles on a base of air-dry clay to create beautiful coasters or a decorative trivet. (60 min.) Preregister.

Lean In Circle

Wed, Mar 22, 6:45 pm
The Boca Raton Lean In Circle is a group of women who meet regularly to share and learn together about leadership. New members are welcome. (2 hr.)

Gene Wilder Film Festival

Thu, Mar 23, 1:00 pm
"Stir Crazy."
©‎Columbia Pictures Industries Inc.
(111 min.)
Enjoy one of America's foremost comic actors in these iconic films.
R

English Exchange

Mon, Mar 27, 1:00 pm
Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

Adult Book Discussion Series

Tue, Mar 28, 2:00 pm
Join librarian Stacy Alesi to discuss "My Grandmother Asked Me To Tell You She's Sorry," by Fredrik Backman. Pick up a copy at the research services desk. (60 min.)

Stitchin' in the Stacks: A Cross Stitch Workshop

Wed, Mar 29, 2:00 pm
Enjoy an afternoon of cross stitch with fellow enthusiasts. Basic cross stitch supplies will be provided. Join in the craft and conversation. (90 min.) Preregister.

Gene Wilder Film Festival

Thu, Mar 30, 1:00 pm
"Start the Revolution Without Me."
©‎Warner Bros.
(90 min.)
Enjoy one of America's foremost comic actors in these iconic films.
PG

Schmoozing About Jewish Novels

Fri, Mar 31, 2:00 pm
Join librarian Stacy Alesi for a discussion of new and popular Jewish fiction. (60 min.)
West Boynton Branch

Treatment Options for Chronic Pain Conditions

Tue, Feb 28, 2:00 pm
Dr. William Berman of Bethesda Memorial Hospital and Boca Raton Regional Hospital will discuss treatment options for chronic pain conditions. (60 min.) Preregister.

Celebrate Black History Month: Deep in My Heart

Tue, Feb 28, 6:00 pm
Dr. Naima Johnston Bush offers a dynamic presentation that covers the music of the Civil Rights movement while highlighting the historical events that shaped the nation we live in today. (60 min.)

Book-A-Librarian: E-Books

Wed, Mar 01, 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.)

Meet the Author: Rabbi Daniel Cohen

Wed, Mar 01, 1:00 pm
Rabbi Daniel Cohen talks about his book, "What Will They Say About You When You Are Gone?: Creating a Life of Legacy." (60 min.) Preregister.

Book-A-Librarian: E-Books

Wed, Mar 01, 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.)

Senior Scams

Thu, Mar 02, 2:00 pm
Representatives from PBC Division of Consumer Affairs discuss common risks and scams that affect seniors and ways to protect yourself. (60 min.) Preregister.

Tea & Chinese Calligraphy

Tue, Mar 07, 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.) Preregister.

Book-A-Librarian: E-Books

Wed, Mar 08, 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.)

Finding Equilibrium in Stressful Times

Wed, Mar 08, 1:00 pm
Maya Malay, counselor and meditation instructor, demonstrates easy to apply meditation techniques to reduce stress and anxiety. (60 min.) Preregister.

Book-A-Librarian: E-Books

Wed, Mar 08, 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.)

Eating Disorders: The Latest Information You Need To Know

Thu, Mar 09, 2:00 pm
The Alliance for Eating Disorders Awareness discusses the impact of eating disorders on our population, contributing factors for eating disorders and how to help a loved one affected by an eating disorder. (60 min.) Preregister.

Adult Coloring Club: Shamrocks

Mon, Mar 13, 2:00 pm
Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Coloring pages and materials provided or bring your own coloring book. (60 min.) Preregister.

Healthy Mind & Body Series: Aromatherapy - Thriving in a Stressful World

Tue, Mar 14, 2:00 pm

Aromatherapy is the practice of using natural oils to enhance psychological and physical well-being. Learn how aromatherapy and breathing techniques can change your mood and help you relax.

(60 min.) Preregister.

Sherlock Holmes Mystery Club

Tue, Mar 14, 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

Wed, Mar 15, 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.)

The World of Our Fathers & Mothers: Jewish Heritage from the Shtetl to 21st Century Russia

Wed, Mar 15, 1:00 pm

Travel writer, journalist and author, Ben G. Frank, delivers a talk on the Jewish communities of Russia and Ukraine.

(60 min.) Preregister.

Book-A-Librarian: E-Books

Wed, Mar 15, 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.)

Writers LIVE! Presents: Holly Brown

Thu, Mar 16, 2:00 pm
This critically-acclaimed thriller writer will discuss her latest book, “This Is Not Over.” (90 min.) Preregistration begins Thu, Mar 02, 10:00 am, by phone, in person or online at www.pbclibrary.org/writers-live-2017.

Crafternoon: Quilling

Mon, Mar 20, 2:00 pm
Quill a card or picture frame using the Victorian design of paper curls. Materials provided. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister.

Discovering Humor Hidden in the Golden Years

Tue, Mar 21, 2:00 pm
Local entertainer Sylvia Silverberg takes a lighter look at the positive and humorous aspects of aging. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Wed, Mar 01.

Book-A-Librarian: E-Books

Wed, Mar 22, 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.)

Book-A-Librarian: E-Books

Wed, Mar 22, 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.)

Healthy Mind & Body Series: Sahaja Meditation

Thu, Mar 23, 2:00 pm

Sahaja Meditation is a simple, time-honored technique that reduces stress and increases wellness. It brings better focus and helps people become more centered and balanced. Anyone can do it!

(60 min.) Preregister.

Movie Matinee

Thu, Mar 30, 2:00 pm
"Sully." ©Warner Bros. (96 min.) Preregister.
PG-13