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Acreage Branch

"Star Wars" Day!

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.)

"Star Wars" Day!

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.)

Club Pokémon

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.)

Plant a Garden in the Stars

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.)

Toddler Art Time

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

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.)

Super Shrinky Art

Wed, Jul 05, 1:00 pm
Make a super awesome keychain, bookmark, charm or other treasure. All you need is a tiny amount of creativity to trace, color and create your own shrinkable plastic art. Ages 7 & up. (90 min.)

Drama Club

Wed, Jul 05, 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.)

Family Game Time

Fri, Jul 07, 2:30 pm
Have a blast indoors with board games, card games and more! All ages. (2 hr.)

Minions Mania

Tue, Jul 11, 2:00 pm
Enlist in the most fun group of silly assistants ever! Games, activities, crafts and more fun for everyone. All ages. (45 min.)

Minions Mania

Tue, Jul 11, 3:15 pm
Enlist in the most fun group of silly assistants ever! Games, activities, crafts and more fun for everyone. All ages. (45 min.)

Build a Magical World With Brent Gregory

Wed, Jul 12, 2:00 pm

Celebrate the summer with amazing magic, audience participation, music and more!

All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

Loxahatchee Rocks! Rock Out With Rock Art!

Fri, Jul 14, 3:00 pm
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.)

Draw Your Diary Day

Tue, Jul 18, 2:00 pm
Whether your favorite diary is "Wimpy" or "Dorky" you'll enjoy an afternoon of bookmaking, comic drawing, and awesomely ridiculous activities and games! All ages. (45 min.)

Draw Your Diary Day

Tue, Jul 18, 3:15 pm
Whether your favorite diary is "Wimpy" or "Dorky" you'll enjoy an afternoon of bookmaking, comic drawing, and awesomely ridiculous activities and games! All ages. (45 min.)

Building Fun

Wed, Jul 19, 1:00 pm
Designing Bridges: Build a prototype bridge.
Get hands-on with engineering as you work in teams using a variety of materials. Test each design to see what works best. Ages 8 & up. (60 min.)

Cookie Book Club

Thu, Jul 20, 4:00 pm
What happens if you try to face your biggest fear alone? Step 1: Grab a copy of the book, "Call It Courage," by Armstrong Sperry. Step 2: Read it. Step 3: Eat cookies and share your thoughts about the book. Ages 8-12. (60 min.) Preregister.

Toddler Art Time

Fri, Jul 21, 3:30 pm
Bring the little ones to this experiential art class designed just for tiny artists. Dress to get messy. Ages 1-2. Space is limited. (35 min.)

Toddler Art Time

Fri, Jul 21, 4:30 pm
Bring the little ones to this experiential art class designed just for tiny artists. Dress to get messy. Ages 1-2. Space is limited. (35 min.)

Club Pokémon

Mon, Jul 24, 6:30 pm
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards to show off, battle, trade and make new friends or try your hand at a Pokécraft. Ages 6-12. (90 min.) Preregister.

LEGO® Master Builders Day

Tue, Jul 25, 2:00 pm
Build, play, and challenge yourself at each of our LEGO® stations with games, activities, mazes and free design. All ages. (45 min.)

LEGO® Master Builders Day

Tue, Jul 25, 3:15 pm
Build, play, and challenge yourself at each of our LEGO® stations with games, activities, mazes and free design. All ages. (45 min.)

Trivia Time: Myth & Magic

Tue, Jul 25, 6:30 pm
It's Harry Potter vs. Percy Jackson as fantasy and myth collide in a magical trivia battle to rival the Trials of Apollo or the Triwizard Tournament. Choose your team and get ready for a legendary battle! All ages. (2 hr.)

Building Fun

Wed, Jul 26, 1:00 pm
Extreme Egg Drop: Build a safety rig to keep an egg from cracking in a fall.
Get hands-on with engineering as you work in teams using a variety of materials. Test each design to see what works best. Ages 8 & up. (60 min.)

Musical Toddlers & Tykes

Wed, Jul 26, 3:00 pm
Do you love our story time songs? Join us for a jam session with our favorites and lots of instruments. Ages 0-4. (30 min.)

The Artist Academy: Jackson Pollock

Fri, Jul 28, 3:00 pm
Discover the life of this colorful artist, learn about the techniques and ideas behind his art, and then create an artwork inspired by his unique splashy style. Dress to get messy. Ages 7 & up. (75 min.)

Happy Birthday, Harry Potter!

Mon, Jul 31, 12:00 pm
"Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone."
©‎Warner Bros.
(150 min.)
Celebrate with movies, popcorn, coloring, crafts and Bertie Bott's movie bingo! All ages.
PG

Happy Birthday, Harry Potter!

Mon, Jul 31, 3:00 pm
"Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets."
©‎Warner Bros.
(160 min.)
Celebrate with movies, popcorn, coloring, crafts and Bertie Bott's movie bingo! All ages.
PG

Happy Birthday, Harry Potter!

Mon, Jul 31, 6:30 pm
"Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban."
©‎Warner Bros.
(142 min.)
Celebrate with movies, popcorn, coloring, crafts and Bertie Bott's movie bingo! All ages.
PG
Belle Glade Branch

Read In Camp!

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.

Drive-In Family Movie Night

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

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

Game On: Mario Kart Adventure

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

Tween Book & Film Discussion

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. Preregister.
PG

Outdoor Summer Fun!

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.

Build With Technology: Hour of Code

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.

Pop Up! Arts & Crafts!

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

Minecraft Meet-Up

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.

Digital Media Services: OverDrive, hoopla, Zinio & More

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.

Build With Music: Discover Incredibox

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.

Story Hour

Heure du Conte
Sat, Jul 01, 11:00 am
Samedi, 01 Juillet, 11:00 am
Fun stories, rhymes, songs and crafts in French and English. All ages. (45 min.)
Histoires, berceuses, chansons et bricolage en français et en anglais. Tous les âges. (45 min.)

Family Story Times & Pajama Hour

Mon, Jul 03, 10:00 am
Fun stories, puppets and a film for kids, moms and dads. All ages. (30 min.) Preregister.

Build With LEGO®

Mon, Jul 03, 11:00 am
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® collection. Jumbo blocks available. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister.

Read In Camp!

Mon, Jul 03, 2:00 pm
Build up your reading level this summer! 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.

Family Coloring Night

Mon, Jul 03, 5:30 pm
A weekly fun and relaxing night out for the whole family! Coloring sheets, crayons, markers and colored pencils provided. All ages. (60 min.)

Family Story Times & Pajama Hour

Mon, Jul 03, 6:30 pm
Fun stories, puppets and a film for kids, moms and dads. All ages. (30 min.) Preregister.

"Fly Guy" Adventure

Wed, Jul 05, 11:00 am
Thematic stories, rhymes, songs and fun activities to reinforce pre-reading skills. Ages 3-5. (45 min.)

Bead Jewelry & More

Wed, Jul 05, 1:00 pm
Design a variety of cool creations such as bracelets and anklets using our collection of beads. Ages 7 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Morning Cartoons

Thu, Jul 06, 11:30 am
"Phineas and Ferb: Across the 2nd Dimension."
©‎Walt Disney Pictures.
(78 min.)
Enjoy a selection of summer cartoons. Refreshments served. Preregister.
Not rated.

Pop Up! Arts & Crafts!

Thu, Jul 06, 2:30 pm
Features a fun new craft that everyone can enjoy! All ages. (60 min.)

Bingo Mania!

Fri, Jul 07, 11:30 am
Drop in for a game or two of classic and contemporary bingo. Enjoy snacks and win prizes while supplies last. All ages. (60 min.)

Bilingual Family Story Time

Hora De Cuentos Bilingües
Sat, Jul 08, 11:00 am
Sábado, 08 de julio, 11:00 am
Fun stories, puppets and a film in Spanish for kids, moms and dads. All ages. (45 min.)
Disfruta de cuentos divertidos, marionetas y una pelicula en español para toda la familia. Todas las edades. (45 min.)

Pop Up! Arts & Crafts!

Sat, Jul 08, 2:30 pm
Features a fun new craft that everyone can enjoy! All ages. (60 min.)

Family Story Times & Pajama Hour

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

Build With LEGO®

Mon, Jul 10, 11:00 am
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® collection. Jumbo blocks available. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister.

Read In Camp!

Mon, Jul 10, 2:00 pm
Build up your reading level this summer! 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.

Family Coloring Night

Mon, Jul 10, 5:30 pm
A weekly fun and relaxing night out for the whole family! Coloring sheets, crayons, markers and colored pencils provided. All ages. (60 min.)

Family Story Times & Pajama Hour

Mon, Jul 10, 6:30 pm
Fun stories, puppets and a film for kids, moms and dads. All ages. (30 min.) Preregister.

Get Water Wise

Tue, Jul 11, 10:30 am
Presented by the Drowning Prevention Coalition of PBC. Experience an interactive and fun-filled time and learn how to keep your family safe. All ages. (45 min.)

Got the Time?

Tue, Jul 11, 1:00 pm
Learn to tell time on an analog clock! Stop by for fun games, stories and a time-themed craft. Ages 7 & up. (45 min.) Preregister.

"Fly Guy" Adventure

Wed, Jul 12, 11:00 am
Thematic stories, rhymes, songs and fun activities to reinforce pre-reading skills. Ages 3-5. (45 min.)

Outdoor Summer Fun!

Wed, Jul 12, 4:00 pm
Build With Art: Tie-dye Extravaganza.
Art activities, hands-on science experiments and more! Dress to get messy. Materials provided. Ages 7 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Morning Cartoons

Thu, Jul 13, 11:30 am
"Yu-Gi-Oh!: The Movie."
©‎Warner Bros.
(90 min.)
Enjoy a selection of summer cartoons. Refreshments served. Preregister.
PG

Chess Class for Beginners

Thu, Jul 13, 1:00 pm
Grasp the basics of chess and polish your skills. Led by library staff. Ages 7 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Pop Up! Arts & Crafts!

Thu, Jul 13, 2:30 pm
Features a fun new craft that everyone can enjoy! All ages. (60 min.)

STEM: Domino Fun & More

Fri, Jul 14, 11:30 am
Math can be fun and exciting! Join us for domino to prove it. Use math, logic and problem solving skills to win all the rounds. Ages 7 & up. (90 min.)

Story Hour

Heure du Conte
Sat, Jul 15, 11:00 am
Samedi, 15 Juillet, 11:00 am
Fun stories, rhymes, songs and crafts in French and English. All ages. (45 min.)
Histoires, berceuses, chansons et bricolage en français et en anglais. Tous les âges. (45 min.)

"Harry Potter" Hogwarts Academy

Sat, Jul 15, 2:00 pm
Celebrate the 20th anniversary of the publication of the first "Harry Potter" book with a magical crash course for all wizards and witches. Ages 8 & up. (90 min.) Preregister.

Family Story Times & Pajama Hour

Mon, Jul 17, 10:00 am
Fun stories, puppets and a film for kids, moms and dads. All ages. (30 min.) Preregister.

Build With LEGO®

Mon, Jul 17, 11:00 am
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® collection. Jumbo blocks available. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister.

Read In Camp!

Mon, Jul 17, 2:00 pm
Build up your reading level this summer! 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.

Family Coloring Night

Mon, Jul 17, 5:30 pm
A weekly fun and relaxing night out for the whole family! Coloring sheets, crayons, markers and colored pencils provided. All ages. (60 min.)

Family Story Times & Pajama Hour

Mon, Jul 17, 6:30 pm
Fun stories, puppets and a film for kids, moms and dads. All ages. (30 min.) Preregister.

Movie & Craft: "Harry Potter" Edition

Tue, Jul 18, 11:30 am
"Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone." ©Warner Bros. (150 min.) Preregister.
PG

"Fly Guy" Adventure

Wed, Jul 19, 11:00 am
Thematic stories, rhymes, songs and fun activities to reinforce pre-reading skills. Ages 3-5. (45 min.)

Recycled CD Art

Wed, Jul 19, 1:00 pm
Turn old CDs into a unique and creative piece of art. Materials provided. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister.

Movie Magic

Thu, Jul 20, 12:00 pm
"Monster Trucks." ©Paramount Pictures. (104 min.) Preregister.
PG

Build a Magical World With Brent Gregory

Thu, Jul 20, 2:30 pm

Celebrate the summer with amazing magic, audience participation, music and more!

All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

Bingo Mania!

Fri, Jul 21, 11:30 am
Drop in for a game or two of classic and contemporary bingo. Enjoy snacks and win prizes while supplies last. All ages. (60 min.)

Bilingual Family Story Time

Hora De Cuentos Bilingües
Sat, Jul 22, 11:00 am
Sábado, 22 de julio, 11:00 am
Fun stories, puppets and a film in Spanish for kids, moms and dads. All ages. (45 min.)
Disfruta de cuentos divertidos, marionetas y una pelicula en español para toda la familia. Todas las edades. (45 min.)

Pop Up! Arts & Crafts!

Sat, Jul 22, 2:30 pm
Features a fun new craft that everyone can enjoy! All ages. (60 min.)

Family Story Times & Pajama Hour

Mon, Jul 24, 10:00 am
Fun stories, puppets and a film for kids, moms and dads. All ages. (30 min.) Preregister.

Build With LEGO®

Mon, Jul 24, 11:00 am
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® collection. Jumbo blocks available. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister.

Read In Camp!

Mon, Jul 24, 2:00 pm
Build up your reading level this summer! 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.

Family Coloring Night

Mon, Jul 24, 5:30 pm
A weekly fun and relaxing night out for the whole family! Coloring sheets, crayons, markers and colored pencils provided. All ages. (60 min.)

Family Story Times & Pajama Hour

Mon, Jul 24, 6:30 pm
Fun stories, puppets and a film for kids, moms and dads. All ages. (30 min.) Preregister.

Game Time!

Tue, Jul 25, 11:30 am
Cool off with Wii games, board games, card games, LEGO® bricks and more. Ages 7 & up. (90 min.) Preregister.

Tween Book & Film Discussion

Tue, Jul 25, 1:00 pm
"The Great Gilly Hopkins." ©Lions Gate Films, Inc. (99 min.) Discuss the Newbery honor book by Katherine Paterson followed by the film adaptation and snacks. Pick up your copy at the children’s services desk. Ages 9-12. Preregister.
PG

Family Movie Night

Tue, Jul 25, 5:00 pm
"Storks." ©Warner Bros. (89 min.) Refreshments provided. Preregister.
PG

"Fly Guy" Adventure

Wed, Jul 26, 11:00 am
Thematic stories, rhymes, songs and fun activities to reinforce pre-reading skills. Ages 3-5. (45 min.)

Outdoor Summer Fun!

Wed, Jul 26, 4:00 pm
Built With Science: Hydrogen Peroxide Fun - Elephant Toothpaste.
Art activities, hands-on science experiments and more! Dress to get messy. Materials provided. Ages 7 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Morning Cartoons

Thu, Jul 27, 11:30 am
"Justice League."
©‎Warner Bros.
(30 min.)
TV-Y7
Enjoy a selection of summer cartoons. Refreshments served. Preregister.

Chess Class for Beginners

Thu, Jul 27, 1:00 pm
Grasp the basics of chess and polish your skills. Led by library staff. Ages 7 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Pop Up! Arts & Crafts!

Thu, Jul 27, 2:30 pm
Features a fun new craft that everyone can enjoy! All ages. (60 min.)

"Minecraft"

Thu, Jul 27, 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.

Kids Wii Game Party

Fri, Jul 28, 11:30 am
Gather with friends this summer for Wii games and more. Snacks provided. Ages 7 & up. (90 min.) Preregister.

Story Hour

Heure du Conte
Sat, Jul 29, 11:00 am
Samedi, 29 Juillet, 11:00 am
Fun stories, rhymes, songs and crafts in French and English. All ages. (45 min.)
Histoires, berceuses, chansons et bricolage en français et en anglais. Tous les âges. (45 min.)

Family Story Times & Pajama Hour

Mon, Jul 31, 10:00 am
Fun stories, puppets and a film for kids, moms and dads. All ages. (30 min.) Preregister.

Build With LEGO®

Mon, Jul 31, 11:00 am
Build, imagine and play with our LEGO® collection. Jumbo blocks available. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister.

Family Coloring Night

Mon, Jul 31, 5:30 pm
A weekly fun and relaxing night out for the whole family! Coloring sheets, crayons, markers and colored pencils provided. All ages. (60 min.)

Family Story Times & Pajama Hour

Mon, Jul 31, 6:30 pm
Fun stories, puppets and a film for kids, moms and dads. All ages. (30 min.) Preregister.
Clarence E. Anthony Branch

Read In

Mon, Jul 03, 1:00 pm
Get over the summer slump and enjoy reading some of your favorite books. Also, a great way to read down those fines if you have any. Ages 5-17. (45 min.)

Get Water Wise

Thu, Jul 06, 10:30 am
Presented by the Drowning Prevention Coalition of PBC. Experience an interactive and fun-filled time and learn how to keep your family safe. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister.

Read In

Mon, Jul 10, 1:00 pm
Get over the summer slump and enjoy reading some of your favorite books. Also, a great way to read down those fines if you have any. Ages 5-17. (45 min.)

Read In

Mon, Jul 17, 1:00 pm
Get over the summer slump and enjoy reading some of your favorite books. Also, a great way to read down those fines if you have any. Ages 5-17. (45 min.)

It's Bubbletime

Wed, Jul 19, 5:30 pm
Make homemade bubbles that are sure to last all day. Play outside with our wands and bubble machine. Take a container of bubbles home with you. All ages. (60 min.)

Build a Magical World With Brent Gregory

Thu, Jul 20, 10:30 am

Celebrate the summer with amazing magic, audience participation, music and more!

All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

Read In

Mon, Jul 31, 1:00 pm
Get over the summer slump and enjoy reading some of your favorite books. Also, a great way to read down those fines if you have any. Ages 5-17. (45 min.)
Gardens Branch

Toddler Dot Art

Mon, Jul 03, 11:00 am
Calling all tots to make art with dots! Dress to get messy. Ages 2-3. (45 min.) Preregister.

Keep Calm & Color

Mon, Jul 10, 2:30 pm
Enjoy a relaxing afternoon by coloring. Materials provided. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister.

LEGO® Bricks & More

Tue, Jul 11, 3:00 pm
Build, imagine and play with our collection of LEGO® bricks. Jumbo blocks available. Ages 1-10. Limit 40. (60 min.) Preregister.

Kids Chess Class for Beginners

Wed, Jul 12, 3:00 pm
Grasp the basics of chess and polish your skills. Led by library staff. Ages 8-12. (30 min.) Preregister.

Kids Chess Club

Wed, Jul 12, 3:30 pm
Challenge other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and perfect your own skills. Ages 8-12. (30 min.) Preregister.

Pokémon Club

Sat, Jul 15, 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. (90 min.) Preregister.

Scratch Art

Wed, Jul 19, 3:00 pm
Your illustrations and designs will pop out as you scratch your paper to reveal the bright colors hiding underneath. Ages 6 & up. (45 min.) Preregister.

"Dinosaurs Before Dark"

Fri, Jul 21, 3:00 pm
We'll go back in time with Jack and Annie and explore the first book in the "Magic Tree House" series with trivia, fossils and a dino-rific craft! Grades 1-4. (45 min.) Preregister.

Debate Club

Sun, Jul 23, 2:00 pm
Practice getting over those speech day jitters and learn to construct a winning argument. Topics will be given to teams to prepare for a Debate Club Competition to be held on Sun, Aug 06. Presented by Aihber Khan, an award-winning debate contestant and published author. Grades 6-8. (60 min.) Preregister.

Build a Magical World With Brent Gregory

Tue, Jul 25, 2:00 pm

Celebrate the summer with amazing magic, audience participation, music and more!

All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

Paper Circuits

Wed, Jul 26, 3:00 pm
A simple circuit is all you need to light up a piece of paper. Then turn it into a card or picture. We will show you how it’s done. Ages 10 & up. Limit 15. (45 min.) Preregister.

LEGO® Bricks & More

Sat, Jul 29, 10:30 am
Build, imagine and play with our collection of LEGO® bricks. Jumbo blocks available. Ages 1-10. Limit 40. (60 min.) Preregister.

Kids Chess Class for Beginners

Sun, Jul 30, 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

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

Bridge Building With the 4-H Club

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.

Fun With Fuse Beads

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

Parachutes & Bubbles!

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.

Fourth of July Bash!

Mon, Jul 03, 3:00 pm
Wear red, white and blue for fun stories and special activities to celebrate the Fourth of July! Ages 3 & up. (45 min.) Preregister.

Meet McGruff!

Wed, Jul 05, 3:00 pm
Learn about crime prevention and safety awareness with McGruff the Crime Dog and a PBC sheriff’s officer. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

Get Water Wise

Fri, Jul 07, 3:30 pm
Presented by the Drowning Prevention Coalition of PBC. Experience an interactive and fun-filled time and learn how to keep your family safe. Ages 5 & up. (45 min.) Preregister.

Babysitting Workshop

Tue, Jul 11, 1:00 pm
Presented by PBC Fire Safety Specialist Elyse Weintraub Brown. Participants will receive a certificate of completion. Ages 10 & up. (2 hr.) Preregister.

CANCELLED - Out of This World Math

Thu, Jul 13, 4:00 pm
Discover 3-D shapes and repeating patterns using Styrofoam balls and glow sticks. Ages 5 & up. (45 min.) Preregister.

Story Time for Children With Special Needs

Sat, Jul 15, 11:00 am
Stories, songs, crafts and movement activities specially designed for children with developmental disabilities. All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

There Be Pirates!

Sat, Jul 15, 3:00 pm
It’s a Pirate Party with games, crafts, and demonstrations presented by Realms of History. Ages 5 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Build a Magical World With Brent Gregory

Tue, Jul 18, 3:00 pm

Celebrate the summer with amazing magic, audience participation, music and more!

All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

Jenga Tournament

Wed, Jul 19, 3:00 pm
Play Jenga with your friends and try not to knock the tower down. Ages 7 & up. (45 min.) Preregister.

Lively Ladybugs

Thu, Jul 20, 3:00 pm
Explore our growing ladybugs before we release them! Followed by stories, games and a craft. Ages 4 & up. (45 min.) Preregister.

Glitter & Grime

Tue, Jul 25, 3:00 pm
It’s a jewelry making party with a special addition: glow-in-the-dark slime. Ages 7 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.
Greenacres Branch

Summer Stitching: Hooked on Crochet

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.

STEM: Bridge Building Challenge

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.

Stay & Play

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.

Friday Movie Madness

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

Summercise

Fri, Jul 07, 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.

Friday Movie Madness

Fri, Jul 07, 2:30 pm
"The LEGO Batman Movie."
©‎Warner Bros.
(104 min.)
Keep cool and enjoy an afternoon movie. Preregister.
PG

"Minecraft"

Fri, Jul 07, 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. (60 min.) Preregister.

Duct, Duct Tape

Sat, Jul 08, 11:00 am
Use brightly patterned duct tape to make cool wallets, bookmarks, flags, bangle bracelets and more. Use your imagination and have some sticky fun. Ages 9-12. (60 min.) Preregister.

LEGO® Block Party

Tue, Jul 11, 3:30 pm
Get creative and have fun building with our LEGO® collection. Jumbo blocks are available for smaller hands. Ages 3-10. (45 min.) Preregister.

Ozobot Bits Have Arrived!

Wed, Jul 12, 3:30 pm
Ozobot bits are small educational toy robots that are programmed to follow a pattern and can speed up, slow down, spin around and even dance! Ages 8-12. (45 min.) Preregister.

Build a Magical World With Brent Gregory

Fri, Jul 14, 10:30 am

Celebrate the summer with amazing magic, audience participation, music and more!

All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

Friday Movie Madness

Fri, Jul 14, 2:30 pm
"The Jungle Book."
©‎Walt Disney Pictures.
(105 min.)
Keep cool and enjoy an afternoon movie. Preregister.
PG

Make Your Own Doodlebot

Wed, Jul 19, 3:30 pm
Combine design, engineering and art to create your very own robot that can draw! Ages 8-12. (45 min.) Preregister.

Stay & Play: Summer Edition

Fri, Jul 21, 11:00 am
Make new friends while playing with a variety of toys, books and games. Have fun while learning early literacy skills. Ages 1-5. (30 min.) Preregister.

Friday Movie Madness

Fri, Jul 21, 2:30 pm
"Sing."
©‎Universal Pictures.
(108 min.)
Keep cool and enjoy an afternoon movie. Preregister.
PG

Super Summer Saturday Spectacular!

Sat, Jul 22, 11:00 am
Join us for a special summer celebration with music, games, crafts and a puppet show with plenty of surprises! Ages 3 & up. (45 min.) Preregister.

Family Fun Story Time

Tue, Jul 25, 6:30 pm
Join in the excitement of Shark Week with tales of fins and lots of fun for the whole family. Ages 3 & up. (45 min.) Preregister.

Stay & Play: Summer Edition

Fri, Jul 28, 11:00 am
Make new friends while playing with a variety of toys, books and games. Have fun while learning early literacy skills. Ages 1-5. (30 min.) Preregister.

Friday Movie Madness

Fri, Jul 28, 2:30 pm
"Storks."
©‎Warner Bros.
(89 min.)
Keep cool and enjoy an afternoon movie. Preregister.
PG
Hagen Ranch Road Branch

Elementary STEM Time

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.

Drop-In Coloring Club

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.)

Pajama Story Time: Community Helpers

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.

LEGO® Club

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

Get Water Wise

Fri, Jul 07, 10:00 am
Presented by the Drowning Prevention Coalition of PBC. Experience an interactive and fun-filled time and learn how to keep your family safe. Ages 4 & up. (45 min.) Preregister.

Elementary STEM Time

Mon, Jul 10, 2:00 pm
Simple Machines.
Get ready to problem solve with some fun science related activities. Each session, we’ll learn about engineering and then meet a challenge. Ages 7-11. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister separately for each session.

Preschool Science Lab

Tue, Jul 11, 2:00 pm
Your Five Senses.
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.

Family Fun Night: What Can You Do With a Box?

Wed, Jul 12, 6:30 pm
Bring the family and join us for stories, songs and rhymes about boxes. Each family will choose a box and use our craft supplies to create something new! Your box can become a robot, a car, a fruit stand, a rocket ship or anything else you can imagine. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister.

LEGO® Club

Thu, Jul 13, 2:00 pm
Build a Famous Landmark.
Imagine, build and play with LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) Preregister.

Touch-A-Truck Story Time

Fri, Jul 14, 10:00 am
Rev up for some big truck fun with stories, songs, and rhymes. Visit in the parking lot with members of PBC Public Works and Engineering staff and their awesome vehicles. Ages 3-7. (60 min.) Preregister.

Build a Magical World With Brent Gregory

Sat, Jul 15, 10:00 am

Celebrate the summer with amazing magic, audience participation, music and more!

All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

Elementary STEM Time

Mon, Jul 17, 2:00 pm
Air-Powered Vehicle.
Get ready to problem solve with some fun science related activities. Each session, we’ll learn about engineering and then meet a challenge. Ages 7-11. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister separately for each session.

Drop-In Coloring Club: Famous Landmarks

Tue, Jul 18, 2:00 pm
Drop in and color your cares away! Coloring sheets, crayons, markers and colored pencils provided. All ages. (60 min.)

Pajama Story Time

Wed, Jul 19, 6:30 pm
Get ready to ride into the sunset as we celebrate the National Day of the Cowboy. We’ll hunker down and have a howlin' good time with the coyotes as we share some stories, songs around the campfire and more. Ages 2-5. (30 min.) Preregister.

Movie Matinee

Sat, Jul 22, 2:00 pm
"Beauty and the Beast." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (85 min.) Sing along and enjoy a snack while we watch a Disney classic. All ages. (90 min.) Preregister.
G

Elementary STEM Time

Mon, Jul 24, 2:00 pm
Robotic Hand.
Get ready to problem solve with some fun science related activities. Each session, we’ll learn about engineering and then meet a challenge. Ages 7-11. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister separately for each session.

Preschool Science Lab

Tue, Jul 25, 2:00 pm
Ooey, Gooey, Fizzy and Bubbly.
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.

Family Fun Night: Hawaiian Luau

Wed, Jul 26, 6:30 pm
Load up the whole family for some Hawaiian luau fun featuring a surfing demonstration by a local surfing legend, as well as beach-themed games and a Hawaiian lei craft station. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister.

LEGO® Club

Thu, Jul 27, 2:00 pm
Build a Tower Game.
Imagine, build and play with LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-12. (45 min.) Preregister.

Clowning Around

Mon, Jul 31, 10:00 am
Boca Pointe "Clowns on Call" presents "Giggles and Wiggles" a show with a bunch of funny clowns! Ages 4-10. (45 min.) Preregister.

Elementary STEM Time

Mon, Jul 31, 2:00 pm
Surprise Challenge.
Get ready to problem solve with some fun science related activities. Each session, we’ll learn about engineering and then meet a challenge. Ages 7-11. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister separately for each session.
Jupiter Branch

Happy Birthday, America

Mon, Jul 03, 2:30 pm
Celebrate our country’s birthday! Enjoy patriotic facts, stories and music, create a sparkling craft and make an edible Fourth of July treat. Ages 5-10. (60 min.) Preregister.

Build a Magical World With Brent Gregory

Tue, Jul 11, 1:00 pm

Celebrate the summer with amazing magic, audience participation, music and more!

All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

National Ice Cream Month

Thu, Jul 20, 2:30 pm
Beat the summer heat with a cold, sweet treat! Enjoy stories, sing songs, create a cool craft and “sprinkle” some fun with our ice cream theme! Ages 3-5. (45 min.) Preregister.

Block Party: LEGO® Bricks

Sat, Jul 22, 2:00 pm
Get creative and have fun building with our LEGO® collection. Ages 5-10. (60 min.) Preregister.

Gotta Catch 'Em All: Pokémon Club

Mon, Jul 24, 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.

A Night at the Movies

Mon, Jul 31, 5:00 pm
"Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone." ©Warner Bros. (150 min.) Watch a movie on our big screen and enjoy popcorn, candy and drinks from our "concession stand" in our relaxed, family-friendly environment. All ages. Preregister.
PG
Lantana Road Branch

A-MAZE-BOTS!

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.

Playdough Club

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

Kindergarten Prep

Preparación de kindergarten
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.

Chess Club for Tweens

Wed, Jul 05, 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.

Kindergarten Prep

Preparación de kindergarten
Fri, Jul 07, 10:30 am
Viernes, 07 de julio, 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.

Kids' Book Club: "Guinea Dog," by Patrick Jennings

Sat, Jul 08, 2:30 pm
A fun book discussion followed by a craft and snack. Read the book on your own prior to the activity. We will provide you with the book when you register. Grades 3-5. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister.

Flower Power: Recycled Edition!

Sun, Jul 09, 2:00 pm
Learn to make beautiful flowers from recycled water bottles. Ages 5 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Build a La La Land

Tue, Jul 11, 2:30 pm
Create a collage of your very own fantasy land. Ages 8 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

STEM Play

Wed, Jul 12, 2:30 pm
Play a variety of carnival style games to challenge your mind. Ages 5-8. (60 min.) Preregister.

Kindergarten Prep

Preparación de kindergarten
Fri, Jul 14, 10:30 am
Viernes, 14 de julio, 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.

Kids' Anime Club

Sat, Jul 15, 3:30 pm
Enjoy shows like "Avatar," "Pokémon," "Sailor Moon" and "Yo-kai Watch." Bring your cards if you want to trade. Ages 7-12. (60 min.) Preregister.

Family Movie

Sun, Jul 16, 2:00 pm
"Beauty and the Beast." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (129 min.) All ages. Preregister.
PG

Baby Build It!

Tue, Jul 18, 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.

On Your Mark, Get Set, Go!

Tue, Jul 18, 2:30 pm
Hear awesome car stories then build your own LEGO® style car to race and take home. Ages 5 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister.

Chess Club for Tweens

Wed, Jul 19, 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.

Kindergarten Prep

Preparación de kindergarten
Fri, Jul 21, 10:30 am
Viernes, 21 de julio, 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.

Build a Magical World With Brent Gregory

Sat, Jul 22, 3:00 pm

Celebrate the summer with amazing magic, audience participation, music and more!

All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

Coloring Club

Tue, Jul 25, 2:30 pm
Color for fun and relaxation with other coloring enthusiasts. Special coloring pages and materials provided. Ages 3 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Playdough Club!

Wed, Jul 26, 2:30 pm
Build anything your imagination can dream. Ages 3 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Kindergarten Prep

Preparación de kindergarten
Fri, Jul 28, 10:30 am
Viernes, 28 de julio, 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.
Loula V. York Branch

Camp LVY

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

Camp LVY

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

Parent Power Hours!

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.

Parent Power Hours!

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.

Camp LVY

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

Super Summer Story Times!

Sat, Jul 01, 11:00 am
Get Your Red, White & Blue On!
Fun, interactive story times and creative activities for children and their parents. Ages 2-5. (45 min.) Preregister.

Reading Builders!

Sat, Jul 01, 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. Grades K-5. (60 min.) Preregister.

Parent Power Hours!

Wed, Jul 05, 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. (60 min.) Preregister.

Parent Power Hours!

Wed, Jul 05, 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. (60 min.) Preregister.

Camp LVY

Thu, Jul 06, 10:00 am
Love Our World I.
Stories and creative activities for children. Grades K-5. (60 min.) Preregister.

Super Summer Story Times!

Sat, Jul 08, 11:00 am
Love Our World I.
Fun, interactive story times and creative activities for children and their parents. Ages 2-5. (45 min.) Preregister.

Reading Builders!

Sat, Jul 08, 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. Grades K-5. (60 min.) Preregister.

Camp LVY

Tue, Jul 11, 10:00 am
Love Our World II.
Stories and creative activities for children. Grades K-5. (60 min.) Preregister.

Camp LVY

Tue, Jul 11, 2:30 pm
Love Our World II.
Stories and creative activities for children. Grades K-5. (60 min.) Preregister.

Parent Power Hours!

Wed, Jul 12, 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. (60 min.) Preregister.

Parent Power Hours!

Wed, Jul 12, 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. (60 min.) Preregister.

Camp LVY

Thu, Jul 13, 10:00 am
Love Our World II.
Stories and creative activities for children. Grades K-5. (60 min.) Preregister.

Build a Magical World With Brent Gregory

Thu, Jul 13, 2:00 pm

Celebrate the summer with amazing magic, audience participation, music and more!

All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

Super Summer Story Times!

Sat, Jul 15, 11:00 am
Love Our World II.
Fun, interactive story times and creative activities for children and their parents. Ages 2-5. (45 min.) Preregister.

Reading Builders!

Sat, Jul 15, 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. Grades K-5. (60 min.) Preregister.

Camp LVY

Tue, Jul 18, 10:00 am
Create a Better World Through the Arts I.
Stories and creative activities for children. Grades K-5. (60 min.) Preregister.

Camp LVY

Tue, Jul 18, 2:30 pm
Create a Better World Through the Arts I.
Stories and creative activities for children. Grades K-5. (60 min.) Preregister.

Camp LVY

Thu, Jul 20, 10:00 am
Create a Better World Through the Arts I.
Stories and creative activities for children. Grades K-5. (60 min.) Preregister.

Super Summer Story Times!

Sat, Jul 22, 11:00 am
Create a Better World Through the Arts I.
Fun, interactive story times and creative activities for children and their parents. Ages 2-5. (45 min.) Preregister.

Reading Builders!

Sat, Jul 22, 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. Grades K-5. (60 min.) Preregister.

Camp LVY

Tue, Jul 25, 10:00 am
Create a Better World Through the Arts II.
Stories and creative activities for children. Grades K-5. (60 min.) Preregister.

Camp LVY

Tue, Jul 25, 2:30 pm
Create a Better World Through the Arts II.
Stories and creative activities for children. Grades K-5. (60 min.) Preregister.

Camp LVY

Thu, Jul 27, 10:00 am
Create a Better World Through the Arts II.
Stories and creative activities for children. Grades K-5. (60 min.) Preregister.

CANCELLED - Ice Cream Social & Great Book Giveaway!

Sat, Jul 29, 1:30 pm
Celebrate the joys of summer at this end-of-summer party! Join the fun and stay cool as we congratulate our readers and create ice cream sundaes! All ages. (60 min.) Preregister.
Main Library

Build a Better World: DIY Seed Bomb

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.

Reading Buddies

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.

Build a Better World: Recycle!

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

DIY Seed Planter

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.

Reading Buddies

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.

Shape Up!

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

Reading Buddies

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 a Better World: Kindness Is Key

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.

Fun Family Flicks

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

Art Lab: Calling all Artists!

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.

Yoga Power Hour

Sat, Jul 01, 11:00 am
Namaste everyone! Join us for a yoga/story time class where we will read a great book, power through some yoga poses, and finish with a relaxing craft. Bring a mat or towel to class and wear comfortable clothing. Ages 3-6. (45 min.) Preregister.

Reading Buddies

Wed, Jul 05, 11:00 am
Children in grades K-5 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.

Police Officers Meet & Greet

Thu, Jul 06, 10:00 am
Meet police officers and their K-9 companions as they tell us how they keep our communities safe. All ages. (60 min.) Preregister.

Reading Buddies

Thu, Jul 06, 11:00 am
Children in grades K-5 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 a Better World: Be a Dreamer

Thu, Jul 06, 2:00 pm
Everyone who impacts the world starts off as a dreamer. Make dream journals from metal tins and other materials so we can record our world-changing dreams. Ages 8-11. (60 min.) Preregister.

Fun Family Flicks

Fri, Jul 07, 10:00 am
"The Secret Life of Pets."
©‎Universal Pictures.
(90 min.)
Movies the whole family can enjoy together! Popcorn included. All ages. Preregister.
PG

Art Lab

Fri, Jul 07, 2:00 pm
Stimulate your creative juices as we explore all sorts of textures and mediums. Warning: we may get messy. Ages 6-12. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister.

Pokémon Club

Mon, Jul 10, 5:00 pm
Meet other fans to play games, make crafts, and talk about your favorite Pokémon. Ages 7 & up. (45 min.) Preregister.

Reading Buddies

Tue, Jul 11, 11:00 am
Children in grades K-5 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.

Smokey Bear

Tue, Jul 11, 2:00 pm
Millions of wildland acres burn unintentionally every year. Learn Smokey Bear’s "Five Rules for Wildfire Prevention." Ages 5-8. (60 min.) Preregister.

Mini Book + Art Workshop: "The Little Prince," by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry + French Connection: Photography

Mini Libro + Arte: "El Principe" por Antoine de Saint-Exupéry + French Connection: Photography
Tue, Jul 11, 3:30 pm
Martes, 11 de julio, 3:30 pm
This activity highlights a selected book and an artwork in the Museum’s collection. Reading the book before the activity is recommended. 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.
Este taller se enfocará en un libro y una obra de arte de la colección del Museo. Recomendamos leer el libro antes del evento. 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.

Reading Buddies

Wed, Jul 12, 11:00 am
Children in grades K-5 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.

Reading Buddies

Thu, Jul 13, 11:00 am
Children in grades K-5 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 a Better World Through Art

Thu, Jul 13, 2:00 pm
Art is a great way to share ideas and thoughts with other people. Create your own masterpiece to display in our first art show in August! Ages 8-11. (60 min.) Preregister.

Fun Family Flicks

Fri, Jul 14, 10:00 am
"Beauty and the Beast."
©‎Walt Disney Pictures.
(129 min.)
Movies the whole family can enjoy together! Popcorn included. All ages. Preregister.
PG

Art Lab

Fri, Jul 14, 2:00 pm
Stimulate your creative juices as we explore all sorts of textures and mediums. Warning: we may get messy. Ages 6-12. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister.

Book Tasting

Sat, Jul 15, 1:00 pm
It's the book tasting event for people with discerning palates with many tasty books to discover and savor! Cupcakes will be served. Ages 9-14. (60 min.) Preregister.

Build a Magical World With Brent Gregory

Sat, Jul 15, 2:00 pm

Celebrate the summer with amazing magic, audience participation, music and more!

All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

Pre-K Got Science?

Mon, Jul 17, 4:15 pm
Learn about the universe and have a lot of fun doing it through exciting science experiments! Ages 2-5. Limit 12. (30 min.) Preregister.

Reading Buddies

Tue, Jul 18, 11:00 am
Children in grades K-5 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.

Eco-Warriors

Tue, Jul 18, 2:00 pm
Learn how pollution is harmful to all living things and what you can do to help reduce, reuse, and recycle waste. Ages 5-8. (60 min.) Preregister.

Reading Buddies

Wed, Jul 19, 11:00 am
Children in grades K-5 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.

Reading Buddies

Thu, Jul 20, 11:00 am
Children in grades K-5 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 a Better World Through Art

Thu, Jul 20, 2:00 pm
Art is a great way to share ideas and thoughts with other people. Create your own masterpiece to display in our first art show in August! Ages 8-11. (60 min.) Preregister.

Fun Family Flicks

Fri, Jul 21, 10:00 am
"The LEGO Batman Movie."
©‎Warner Bros.
(104 min.)
Movies the whole family can enjoy together! Popcorn included. All ages. Preregister.
PG

Art Lab

Fri, Jul 21, 2:00 pm
Stimulate your creative juices as we explore all sorts of textures and mediums. Warning: we may get messy. Ages 6-12. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister.

STEM for Little Ones: Pirates!

Sat, Jul 22, 10:30 am
Embark on a pirate adventure as STEM concepts are introduced in a fun environment. Ages 3-5. (90 min.) Preregister.

Toddler Travels: Italy

Mon, Jul 24, 5:00 pm
Learn different songs, stories and crafts from around the world! Ages 2-6. (45 min.) Preregister.

Reading Buddies

Tue, Jul 25, 11:00 am
Children in grades K-5 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.

Craftapalooza!

Tue, Jul 25, 2:00 pm
Finish summer off with a bang! Choose to create multiple crafts from our fun selections. Ages 3-8. (60 min.) Preregister.

Build a Better Friendship

Tue, Jul 25, 5:00 pm
Create your own friendship bracelets with beads and don’t forget to bring your best friend! Ages 8-14. Limit 15. (60 min.) Preregister.

Reading Buddies

Wed, Jul 26, 11:00 am
Children in grades K-5 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.

Firefighters Meet & Greet

Thu, Jul 27, 10:00 am
Meet our wonderful firefighters! See and touch their big fire engine, and learn about the things they do to keep us safe from fires. All ages. Preregister.

Reading Buddies

Thu, Jul 27, 11:00 am
Children in grades K-5 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.

Hands on Tech

Thu, Jul 27, 2:15 pm
Create over 101 working electronic projects. Ages 8 & up. Limit 19. (45 min.) Preregister.

Fun Family Flicks

Fri, Jul 28, 10:00 am
"Into the Woods."
©‎Walt Disney Pictures.
(124 min.)
Movies the whole family can enjoy together! Popcorn included. All ages. Preregister.
PG

Art Lab

Fri, Jul 28, 2:00 pm
Stimulate your creative juices as we explore all sorts of textures and mediums. Warning: we may get messy. Ages 6-12. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister.

Not Just a Box

Sat, Jul 29, 2:00 pm
A box is not just a box! In this engaging class, kids will be provided with boxes and other materials to create whatever they wish! All ages. (90 min.) Preregister.
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch

Traveling Club LEGO®

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.

Make & Take Craft

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

Harry Potter: Wizardry 101

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.

Young Artists Studio

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.

Toddler Art Time

Mon, Jul 03, 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.

Make & Take Crafts

Mon, Jul 03, 3:30 pm
Go crazy with an assortment of crafts from throughout the year. Ages 3-10. (30 min.)

Young Artists’ Studio

Thu, Jul 06, 4:00 pm
Demonstrate your creativity with Ms. Elizabeth for a casual art class using mixed media in your artwork. Dress to get messy. Ages 7-12. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister.

Toddler Art Time

Mon, Jul 10, 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.

Traveling Club LEGO®

Mon, Jul 10, 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.

Make & Take Crafts

Mon, Jul 10, 3:30 pm
Go crazy with an assortment of crafts from throughout the year. Ages 3-10. (30 min.)

Young Artists’ Studio

Thu, Jul 13, 4:00 pm
Demonstrate your creativity with Ms. Elizabeth for a casual art class using mixed media in your artwork. Dress to get messy. Ages 7-12. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister.

Toddler Art Time

Mon, Jul 17, 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.

Make & Take Crafts

Mon, Jul 17, 3:30 pm
Go crazy with an assortment of crafts from throughout the year. Ages 3-10. (30 min.)

We Love Our Pets

Tue, Jul 18, 11:00 am
Local author Karen Roberts and some friends from the PBC Animal Care and Control will be here to share a fun-filled pet responsibility and kindness program for the whole family. Ages 2 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Who’s That Pokémon?

Wed, Jul 19, 4:00 pm
Pokémon lovers unite! Bring your cards to share your Poké-knowledge with friends while playing games or making a Pokécraft. Ages 9-12. (45 min.) Preregister.

Young Artists’ Studio

Thu, Jul 20, 4:00 pm
Demonstrate your creativity with Ms. Elizabeth for a casual art class using mixed media in your artwork. Dress to get messy. Ages 7-12. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister.

Build a Magical World With Brent Gregory

Sat, Jul 22, 10:30 am

Celebrate the summer with amazing magic, audience participation, music and more!

All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

Toddler Art Time

Mon, Jul 24, 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.

Traveling Club LEGO®

Mon, Jul 24, 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.

Make & Take Crafts

Mon, Jul 24, 3:30 pm
Go crazy with an assortment of crafts from throughout the year. Ages 3-10. (30 min.)

Young Artists’ Studio

Thu, Jul 27, 4:00 pm
Demonstrate your creativity with Ms. Elizabeth for a casual art class using mixed media in your artwork. Dress to get messy. Ages 7-12. Space is limited. (45 min.) Preregister.
Royal Palm Beach Branch

Build a Better You! Anti-Bullying Class

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.

It’s Not Just a Box

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.

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

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.

The “Under Construction” LEGO® Crew

Thu, Jul 06, 2:30 pm
Use our LEGO® bricks to build original creations! Work by yourself or as a team to bring our building challenges to life. Show us your skills! Ages 5-11. (60 min.) Preregister.

"Minecraft"

Tue, Jul 11, 2:30 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. Limit 12. (45 min.) Preregister.

Move & Groove With Mr. Alex

Wed, Jul 12, 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.

Poms Away! Homemade Pom-Pom Shooters

Thu, Jul 13, 2:30 pm
Make a pom-pom shooter using craft sticks, rubber bands and binder clips to explore the different forms of energy by “launching” soft, fuzzy pom-poms. How far will they go? Another great STEM activity! Ages 7-11. (45 min.) Preregister.

Musical Melodies With Mr. Alex of My Gym Wellington

Fri, Jul 14, 10:00 am
Make beautiful music while wiggling and dancing with our friends from My Gym Wellington. Ages 2-5. (45 min.) Preregister.

Build Your Own City With Matt Barnes

Fri, Jul 14, 2:30 pm
Find out how a city actually becomes a city with Matt Barnes, a city planner from Miami. "Build” a city using recyclable items and drawing materials, learn about the profession of city planning, and explore a computer simulation. Another great STEM activity! Ages 7-12. (60 min.) Preregister.

It’s Slime Time!

Mon, Jul 17, 2:30 pm
Explore and experiment with solids and liquids while making your own slime to take home! Use simple recipes to create a variety of colors and textures. Dress to get messy! Another great STEM activity! Ages 7-11. Limit 20. (45 min.) Preregister.

Stitching Starters Beginning Crochet

Tue, Jul 18, 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.

Build a Magical World With Brent Gregory

Wed, Jul 19, 2:30 pm

Celebrate the summer with amazing magic, audience participation, music and more!

All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

RPB Library Rocks! Rock Painting Festival

Thu, Jul 20, 9:30 am
Create beautifully painted rocks to keep or hide anywhere in our community. Founding members of the local rocks groups Melody Owens, Pam Shetka and our very own Village Council member Jeff Hmara and his wife Carolyn will be here to inspire us and “rock it out!” Materials provided. All ages. (2 hr.) Preregister.

Dig Those Fossils!

Sat, Jul 22, 10:30 am
Dig into archaeology and excavation with the Gem and Mineral Society of the Palm Beaches. Learn about archaeology and find your very own fossils in a hands-on activity. Another great STEM activity! Dress to get messy. Materials provided. Ages 6-11. Limit 20. (45 min.) Preregister.

Coloring Club

Mon, Jul 24, 2:30 pm
Drop in and color your favorite characters, designs and more. Worksheets and coloring sheets provided. Feel free to bring your own favorite coloring book! Ages 2 & up. (60 min.)

Bridge Building Challenge

Tue, Jul 25, 2:30 pm
A representative from the PBC 4-H Club will be here to challenge you and your friends to design and create model bridges using everyday materials. Another great STEM activity! Materials provided. Ages 8-12. Limit 20. (60 min.) Preregister.

Full STEAM Ahead With the Palm Beach Model Railroaders!

Wed, Jul 26, 2:30 pm
Are you into trains? Meet members of the Palm Beach Model Railroaders who will share their passion for trains with you! Be introduced to the hobby of model railroading and explore actual model trains. Another great STEM activity! Ages 8-15. Limit 25. (60 min.) Preregister.

Building Better Readers Book Discussion: "The One and Only Ivan," by Katherine Applegate

Thu, Jul 27, 2:30 pm
12 copies of this book that is based on a true story are available at the children’s services desk. You can bring your own copy of the book to the discussion. Grades 3-6. (60 min.) Preregister.

Family Movie Magic

Fri, Jul 28, 2:30 pm
"The LEGO Batman Movie." ©Warner Bros. (104 min.) Relax at the library while watching this family-friendly movie. Ages 8 & up. Preregister.
PG
Tequesta Branch

Libratory: Read & Create With Science

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.

Construction Zone

Wed, Jul 05, 3:00 pm
"The 8th Continent," by Matt London.
Read, imagine, build, run and rule your own world. STEAM techniques used to create your own continent. Ages 8 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Construction Zone

Wed, Jul 12, 3:00 pm
"Welcome to the Jungle: The 8th Continent (Book 2)," by Matt London.
Read, imagine, build, run and rule your own world. STEAM techniques used to create your own continent. Ages 8 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Page to Stage

Mon, Jul 17, 11:00 am
Ages 4-6.
Maltz Jupiter Theatre Conservatory of Performing Arts teaching artist, Kristine DiMartino presents this interactive activity where students act out the story through dramatic play. Promote reading, imagination and creativity with an introduction to theater. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Wed, Jun 21.

Page to Stage

Mon, Jul 17, 2:00 pm
Ages 7-10.
Maltz Jupiter Theatre Conservatory of Performing Arts teaching artist, Kristine DiMartino presents this interactive activity where students act out the story through dramatic play. Promote reading, imagination and creativity with an introduction to theater. (60 min.) Preregister, beginning Wed, Jun 21.

Construction Zone

Wed, Jul 19, 3:00 pm
"Born to Be Wild: The 8th Continent (Book 3)," by Matt London.
Read, imagine, build, run and rule your own world. STEAM techniques used to create your own continent. Ages 8 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Build a Magical World With Brent Gregory

Mon, Jul 24, 2:00 pm

Celebrate the summer with amazing magic, audience participation, music and more!

All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

Construction Zone

Wed, Jul 26, 3:00 pm
"We Built This City: The 8th Continent (Book 4)," by Matt London.
Read, imagine, build, run and rule your own world. STEAM techniques used to create your own continent. Ages 8 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.
Wellington Branch

Craftapalooza

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.)

Stars & Stripes Bingo

Mon, Jul 03, 3:00 pm
Create your own card and see if luck is on your side! Ages 5-12. Limit 30. (40 min.)

Tween Gaming

Tue, Jul 11, 3:00 pm
Bring a friend for Wii gaming and board game fun! Ages 8-12. Limit 24. (60 min.)

LEGO® Bricks

Thu, Jul 13, 3:00 pm
Build, imagine and create with our LEGO® bricks. Ages 5-10. Limit 25. (50 min.)

Magical Mystery Tour With Safari Sue

Fri, Jul 14, 11:00 am
Safari Sue travels all over the world and shares tales of the most mysterious buildings in the world. Ages 4-10. Limit 75. (45 min.) Preregister, beginning Mon, Jun 26.

Pet Party!

Sat, Jul 15, 11:00 am
We all love our pets! Gather 'round for stories, songs and a craft featuring our pet pals. Ages 2-6. Limit 40. (40 min.)

Make a Dragon!

Mon, Jul 17, 3:00 pm
Use our craft supplies to create your very own dragon. No fire required! Ages 5-10. Limit 25. (45 min.)

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

Tue, Jul 18, 2:30 pm
Create a paper airplane and see how far it can fly! Ages 5-12. Limit 25. (45 min.)

Movie Matinee

Fri, Jul 21, 2:30 pm
"The LEGO Batman Movie." ©Warner Bros. (104 min.)
PG

Craftapalooza

Mon, Jul 24, 3:00 pm
Lots of artistic fun! Choose to create multiple crafts from our fun selections. Ages 2-8. Limit 50. (45 min.)

Paper Dolls

Tue, Jul 25, 2:30 pm
Create your own paper doll to look like you, or any of your favorite characters. Ages 5-12. Limit 25. (45 min.)

Build a Magical World With Brent Gregory

Thu, Jul 27, 3:00 pm

Celebrate the summer with amazing magic, audience participation, music and more!

All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.
West Boca Branch

LEGO® Time

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.

Coding With Tech Toys: Bee-Bots

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.

Celebrate America

Sat, Jul 01, 10:30 am
Celebrate the 4th on the 1st with fun stories, music, a game or two, and a patriotic craft. Ages 3 & up. (45 min.) Preregister.

Bingo Blitz

Thu, Jul 06, 3:30 pm
Play a variety of bingo games from educational to just plain fun. See how many games you can win! Grades K-5. (60 min.) Preregister.

Coding With Tech Toys: Little Bits

Mon, Jul 10, 3:00 pm
Learn about electrical circuits in a safe and fun way. Little bits magnetically snap together to form working circuits. Ages 8 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Give a HOOT With Daggerwing Nature Center

Tue, Jul 11, 3:30 pm
Enjoy a special program about owls featuring Daggerwing Nature Center’s favorite feathered friend, Artemis! All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

Build Family Connections: Tech-Free Family Night

Wed, Jul 12, 7:00 pm
Parents and children will share a story, play board games, or make simple conversation where no electronic devices will be allowed. Snacks provided. Ages 5 & up. (45 min.) Preregister.

Take Care of Our World

Thu, Jul 13, 2:30 pm
Learn about the different ways you can keep the Earth clean and take care of the environment. Weave baskets out of recycled newspaper and help solve the question: “How long until it’s gone?” Ages 8-12. (60 min.) Preregister.

Saturday Toddler Time

Sat, Jul 15, 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.

Bouncing Babies

Mon, Jul 17, 10:30 am
Baby and parents or caregivers are invited to share in a time of stories, songs and fingerplays. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.) Preregister.

Young Artists: Oil Pastels

Thu, Jul 20, 3:30 pm
Explore your creativity using Cray-Pas® to make your own masterpiece to be displayed at the library. Take it home another day after the public has had a chance to admire your artwork. Ages 7 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

LEGO®: Watch & Build

Sat, Jul 22, 10:30 am
"Lego Scooby-Doo!: Haunted Hollywood." ©Warner Bros. (75 min.) Use our blocks and build as you watch this film. Ages 5 & up. (90 min.) Preregister.
Not rated.

Snap Circuits®

Tue, Jul 25, 3:30 pm
Learn about electricity by creating your own circuits to turn on a fan, make a buzzing noise and more! Ages 8 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Build a Magical World With Brent Gregory

Wed, Jul 26, 3:30 pm

Celebrate the summer with amazing magic, audience participation, music and more!

All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

Pirate Day

Thu, Jul 27, 3:30 pm
Get your pirate costume and enjoy seven seas hijinks with pirate games and crafts. Ages 3 & up. (45 min.) Preregister.

Saturday Morning Matinee

Sat, Jul 29, 10:30 am
"Moana." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (113 min.)
PG

Dance, Sing & Jump

Baila, canta y salta
Mon, Jul 31, 10:30 am
Lunes, 31 de julio, 10:30 am
Dance and sing songs in Spanish. Learn new words, and make new friends. Ages 1 & up. (30 min.) Preregister.
Baila y canta canciones en español. Aprenda nuevas palabras y haz nuevos amigos. Edades 1 en adelante. Se requiere registrarse. (30 min.) Preregister.
West Boynton Branch

Minecraft Mania!

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.

Color Your Own Club

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.

Chess

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.)

LEGO® Club

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

Upcycled Art: Books Remodeled

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.

Sunny Summer Crafts

Mon, Jul 03, 2:00 pm
Spend the afternoon creating sun-themed crafts. Paint suncatchers and a magic fish bowl. Ages 5-7. (60 min.) Preregister.

Isle of the Lost Party

Mon, Jul 03, 4:00 pm
"Descendants." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (120 min.) Watch, eat pizza and talk about all our favorite characters from the book or movie. Pizza and refreshments provided. Ages 7 & up. Preregister.
Not rated.

Color Your Own Club

Wed, Jul 05, 2:00 pm
Mini Notebooks.
Each week color your own fun activity and choose from a variety of coloring pages. Materials provided. Ages 4 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister.

Chess

Wed, Jul 05, 3:30 pm
Challenge other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and perfect your own skills. Ages 8-12. (60 min.)

LEGO® Club

Wed, Jul 05, 4:45 pm
Imagine, play and build with LEGO® club. Ages 6-10. (45 min.) Preregister.

Squirmy Wormies

Thu, Jul 06, 3:30 pm
PBC 4-H is dropping by to teach us all about worms, dirt and compost. Ages 4 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister.

Toddler Play & Read

Fri, Jul 07, 10:15 am
Start with stories and songs; then take a break and come back and play! Ages 2-3. (75 min.) Preregister.

Sensory Painting for Little Hands

Sat, Jul 08, 11:00 am
Squish, squeeze and create with puffy sensory paint. Multi-sensory art activities make art more appealing while enhancing the senses and building language skills. Ages 2-3. Limit 25. (45 min.) Preregister.

LEGO® Cinema

Sat, Jul 08, 2:30 pm
"The LEGO Batman Movie." ©Warner Bros. (104 min.) Get inspired and build your own "Gotham." Ages 5 & up. Preregister.
PG

Sharpie Tie-Dye

Mon, Jul 10, 4:00 pm
Fashion beautiful tie-dye with just sharpie markers and rubbing alcohol. Bring any new white cotton socks or shirt. Don’t have any? No worries. We have small canvas pencil cases available to tie-dye. Dress to get messy. Ages 8-12. Limit 30. (60 min.) Preregister.

'80s Dance Party!

Tue, Jul 11, 4:30 pm
Put on your neon colored tights and sweatbands because we’re having an '80s dance party! It will be a totally tubular time. Ages 8 & up. (90 min.) Preregister.

Color Your Own Club

Wed, Jul 12, 2:00 pm
Paddleball Game.
Each week color your own fun activity and choose from a variety of coloring pages. Materials provided. Ages 4 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister.

Chess

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

LEGO® Club

Wed, Jul 12, 4:45 pm
Imagine, play and build with LEGO® club. Ages 6-10. (45 min.) Preregister.

Tween Tech: Snap Circuit Boards

Thu, Jul 13, 4:00 pm
Snap Circuits® makes learning electronics easy and fun! Follow the colorful pictures in our manual and build exciting projects, such as FM radios, digital voice recorders, AM radios, burglar alarms, doorbells and much more! Ages 8 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

"The Friendship Garden" Book Club

Mon, Jul 17, 3:30 pm
Read any book in the series and discuss it with the author herself, Jenny Meyerhoff. Afterward, plant your own sunflower. Pick up a copy of the series at the children's services desk. Grades 1-3. (45 min.) Preregister.

Color Your Own Club

Wed, Jul 19, 2:00 pm
Fuzzy Magnets!
Each week color your own fun activity and choose from a variety of coloring pages. Materials provided. Ages 4 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister.

Chess

Wed, Jul 19, 3:30 pm
Challenge other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and perfect your own skills. Ages 8-12. (60 min.)

LEGO® Club

Wed, Jul 19, 4:45 pm
Imagine, play and build with LEGO® club. Ages 6-10. (45 min.) Preregister.

Toddler Play & Read

Fri, Jul 21, 10:15 am
Start with stories and songs; then take a break and come back and play! Ages 2-3. (75 min.) Preregister.

Build a Magical World With Brent Gregory

Fri, Jul 21, 3:30 pm

Celebrate the summer with amazing magic, audience participation, music and more!

All ages. (45 min.) Preregister.

Elena of Avalor Celebration

Sat, Jul 22, 11:00 am
Celebrate Elena, Disney's first Latin princess with bilingual songs and games in English and Spanish. Royal attire optional. Ages 3-6. (60 min.)

Hawaiian Luau

Mon, Jul 24, 2:30 pm
Spend a beachy-keen day in paradise. Slip on your sandals and floral shirts to join the luau! Play an assortment of games, win prizes, create a tropical craft and enjoy a fruity snack. Ages 5 & up. (90 min.) Preregister.

Firefighters Are Friendly

Tue, Jul 25, 3:30 pm
Meet a real firefighter, examine their protective wear and learn what to do in case of a fire. A fire rescue truck may appear if they are not in an emergency. Ages 3 & up. (45 min.) Preregister.

Color Your Own Club

Wed, Jul 26, 2:00 pm
Bookmarks.
Each week color your own fun activity and choose from a variety of coloring pages. Materials provided. Ages 4 & up. Space is limited. (60 min.) Preregister.

Chess

Wed, Jul 26, 3:30 pm
Challenge other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and perfect your own skills. Ages 8-12. (60 min.)

LEGO® Club

Wed, Jul 26, 4:45 pm
Imagine, play and build with LEGO® club. Ages 6-10. (45 min.) Preregister.

Craftapalooza

Mon, Jul 31, 2:00 pm
Stop by anytime between 2:00-4:00 for a craft blowout! Make as many crafts as you want with any supplies that we have left. Stay as little or as long as you like. Crafts available on a first-come, first-served basis. Ages 3 & up. (2 hr.) Preregister.