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Acreage Branch
Club Pokémon
Tue, Mar 03, 6:30 pm

Bring your DS or Pokémon cards to battle, trade and make new friends! Ages 6-12. (90 min.)

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American Girl: Chrissa
Wed, Mar 04, 4:00 pm

Find out how Chrissa faces bullying at her new school and gains the courage to stand strong and speak out. Ages 6-12. (60 min.)

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Crafts for Kids
Sat, Mar 14, 2:00 pm

Bring your creativity! Make a new friend and a special St. Patrick's Day craft. Ages 3-7. (60 min.)

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Rubber Band Creations
Mon, Mar 16, 2:30 pm

Use our colorful rubber bands to make some cool creations. Learn how to make a basic bracelet or show off amazing creations of your own. Ages 7-17. (60 min.)

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St. Patrick's Day Party!
Tue, Mar 17, 11:00 am

Get ready for fun and games as we celebrate the holiday with green snacks, green drinks and crazy activities! If you're lucky, you might even win a prize for the greatest green outfit. Ages 6-10. (60 min.)

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Monster Mania
Tue, Mar 17, 2:30 pm

Spring break is the time to get a little wild! Show us your inner beast by creating a unique blown art monster painting. Dress to get messy. Ages 8-12. (60 min.)

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Ponies & Horses: Stories and Verses
Wed, Mar 18, 10:00 am

Before you meet a real life horse get excited about horses with stories, songs and a galloping fun craft. Follow us to the library parking lot afterward and learn about horses with 4H! All ages. (30 min.)

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Let’s Learn about Horses with 4H!
Wed, Mar 18, 10:30 am

Meet our visiting horse! You’ll discover the basics of caring for and understanding horses with our special guests from 4H. All ages. (60 min.)

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Acreage Explorers' Club: Japan
Wed, Mar 18, 2:30 pm

We've explored a bit of the African continent, but we need to keep moving! Bring your Explorers' Club Passport and get ready for the cherry blossom festival, a great time for a taste of sweetness, and for discovering the people, places, art and history of Japan. Ages 6-12. (90 min.)

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Where in the World is My Slipper?
Thu, Mar 19, 11:00 am

Cinderella's magic spreads all over the world as we retell different versions of this classic tale and play games to get ready for the Ball. Ages 6-10. (60 min.)

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Get Zentangled
Thu, Mar 19, 2:30 pm

Anyone can doodle, but now you can learn the next level of doodling, a fun and easy paper crafting technique that will leave you looking like an expert artist. We'll provide materials and basic instructions to help you make your masterpiece. Ages 10-17. (90 min.)

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Beautiful Butterflies
Fri, Mar 20, 11:00 am

Learn all about these interesting, transforming insects with trivia and games, and maybe see a special specimen from the garden. Discover how to create a butterfly-friendly garden and create a butterfly design of your very own. Ages 6-10. (60 min.)

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Shrink Your Art!
Fri, Mar 20, 3:30 pm

All you need is a tiny amount of creativity to trace, color and create your own shrinkable art. Ages 8-12. (60 min.)

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How to Train Your Stuffed Animal
Tue, Mar 24, 3:30 pm

Partake with your plushy pal in games, challenges and crafts to earn your faux furry friend a Certificate of Obedience. Then take home a family photo to remember your special day. Ages 4-7. (60 min.)

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Musical Toddlers & Tykes
Wed, Mar 25, 3:30 pm

Do you love our story time songs? Join a jam session with all our favorites and lots of musical instruments for you to play along and keep the music going. Ages 0-4. (30 min.)

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LEGO® Master Builders Club
Sat, Mar 28, 2:30 pm

Work on your own LEGO® projects as usual or join us in a game that will test your building skills with fun and funny results! Are you a brick head or a Master Builder? Ages 6-12. (90 min.)

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Belle Glade Branch
Tween Book Discussion
Sat, Feb 28, 2:30 pm

We will be discussing "Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Third Wheel," while snacking on pizza. Ages 9-12. (45 min.)

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Family Story Times
Mon, Mar 02, 10:30 am

Bugs.

Fun stories, puppets and a film for kids, moms and dads. Ages 2-5. (30 min.)

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Pajama Hour
Mon, Mar 02, 6:30 pm

Bugs.

Fun stories, puppets and a film for kids, moms and dads. Ages 2-5. (30 min.)

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Bilingual Family Story Times (Hora de Cuentos Bilingües)
Sat, Mar 07, 10:30 am

Fun stories, puppets and a film in Spanish for kids, moms and dads. Ages 4-8. (45 min.)
Disfruta de cuentos divertidos, marionetas y una pelicula en español para toda la familia. Edades 4-8. (45 min.) Se requiere registrarse.

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Family Story Times
Mon, Mar 09, 10:30 am

Birds.

Fun stories, puppets and a film for kids, moms and dads. Ages 2-5. (30 min.)

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Pajama Hour
Mon, Mar 09, 6:30 pm

Birds.

Fun stories, puppets and a film for kids, moms and dads. Ages 2-5. (30 min.)

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It's a Bugs Life!
Wed, Mar 11, 3:00 pm

Hear some great stories about bugs and make a fun bug craft. Ages 4-8. (45 min.)

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Family Story Times
Mon, Mar 16, 10:30 am

School.

Fun stories, puppets and a film for kids, moms and dads. Ages 2-5. (30 min.)

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Pajama Hour
Mon, Mar 16, 6:30 pm

School.

Fun stories, puppets and a film for kids, moms and dads. Ages 2-5. (30 min.)

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Children's Movie
Tue, Mar 17, 2:00 pm
"Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs."

©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (89 min.) Snacks provided. PG

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Cookie Decorating!
Wed, Mar 18, 2:00 pm

Listen to some fun stories and decorate a sugar cookie to take home. Dress to get messy. Ages 5-10. (45 min.)

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Bilingual Family Story Times (Hora de Cuentos Bilingües)
Sat, Mar 21, 10:30 am

Fun stories, puppets and a film in Spanish for kids, moms and dads. Ages 4-8. (45 min.)
Disfruta de cuentos divertidos, marionetas y una pelicula en español para toda la familia. Edades 4-8. (45 min.) Se requiere registrarse.

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Family Story Times
Mon, Mar 23, 10:30 am

Bears.

Fun stories, puppets and a film for kids, moms and dads. Ages 2-5. (30 min.)

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It's LEGO® Time!
Mon, Mar 23, 2:30 pm

Get creative and build with our LEGO® collection. Ages 5-10. (45 min.)

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Pajama Hour
Mon, Mar 23, 6:30 pm

Bears.

Fun stories, puppets and a film for kids, moms and dads. Ages 2-5. (30 min.)

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Family Story Times
Mon, Mar 30, 10:30 am

Transportation.

Fun stories, puppets and a film for kids, moms and dads. Ages 2-5. (30 min.)

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Pajama Hour
Mon, Mar 30, 6:30 pm

Transporation.

Fun stories, puppets and a film for kids, moms and dads. Ages 2-5. (30 min.)

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Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Read Across America
Mon, Mar 02, 4:00 pm
"Dr. Seuss' the Lorax."

©Universal Pictures. (93 min.) Celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday with a movie, a snack and a craft. PG

Spring Break Fun
Mon, Mar 16, 12:00 pm

Game Day. Play Jenga, Monopoly, Connect Four and a variety of other games.

Enjoy your spring break at the library with a different activity each day. (45 min.)

Spring Break Fun
Tue, Mar 17, 3:00 pm

Bunch o' Bracelets. Make either loom, friendship or bead bracelets for yourself and give another one to your friend.

Enjoy your spring break at the library with a different activity each day. (45 min.)

Spring Break Fun
Wed, Mar 18, 12:00 pm

LEGO® Block Party. Use your imagination or look through books to create a LEGO® masterpiece.

Enjoy your spring break at the library with a different activity each day. (45 min.)

Spring Break Fun
Thu, Mar 19, 2:30 pm

Dancing Fun. Get your dance on with Just Dance 2014.

Enjoy your spring break at the library with a different activity each day. (45 min.)

Gardens Branch
Family Funcraftic: Pipe Cleaners Gone Wild!
Sat, Feb 28, 2:00 pm

Look like an artistic genius when you make some easy, yet adorable pipe cleaner crafts. All ages. Limit 25. (45 min.)

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Make-and-Take Mondays
Mon, Mar 02, 3:00 pm

Celebrate National Craft Month by creating a clever craft. Ages 5-8. Limit 25. (45 min.)

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Springtime Stomp!
Thu, Mar 05, 10:15 am

Twist, jump, shake and boogie to your favorite tunes! Ages 2-4. Limit 30. (30 min.)

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Make-and-Take Mondays
Mon, Mar 09, 3:00 pm

Celebrate National Craft Month by creating a clever craft. Ages 5-8. Limit 25. (45 min.)

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Spy Academy
Thu, Mar 12, 3:30 pm

Calling all future spies, detectives and secret agents! Recruits will be trained in gathering intelligence, code cracking, and much more! Ages 6-10. Space is limited. (45 min.)

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Crochet Club for Children
Fri, Mar 13, 3:30 pm

Ongoing crochet club for all skill levels. Bring your hook and favorite yarn and socialize while learning basic stitches or working on current projects. Ages 9 & up. Limit 10. (60 min.)

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Happy Pi & Pie Day!
Sat, Mar 14, 10:30 am

Get your math on for Pi Day with exciting stories, jokes and a tasty treat of pi-shaped pie. Ages 7-11. Limit 20. (45 min.)

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LEGO® Bricks and More
Sat, Mar 21, 10:30 am

Come build, imagine and play with our collection of LEGO® bricks. Jumbo blocks available. Ages 1-10. Limit 40. (60 min.)

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Make-and-Take Mondays
Mon, Mar 23, 3:00 pm

Celebrate National Craft Month by creating a clever craft. Ages 5-8. Limit 25. (45 min.)

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Family Funcraftic: Faux Stained Glass Painting
Sat, Mar 28, 2:00 pm

Have super fun painting transparencies into gorgeous faux stained glass. All ages. Limit 20. (45 min.)

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Fun Origami Farm
Mon, Mar 30, 3:00 pm

Make origami farm animals with step-by-step instructions. Ages 7 & up. Limit 10. (60 min.)

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Glades Road Branch
American Girls: Grace Thomas
Sat, Feb 28, 3:00 pm

Enjoy activities, games and snacks of Grace’s world. If you’d like, bring your doll and dress like Grace! Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Ages 7-12. (45 min.)

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Chess Club
Tue, Mar 03, 4:00 pm

Do you like to play chess? Join other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and practice your skills. Ages 6–12. (45 min.)

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Chess Club
Tue, Mar 10, 4:00 pm

Do you like to play chess? Join other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and practice your skills. Ages 6–12. (45 min.)

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Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss!
Wed, Mar 11, 6:30 pm

Celebrate this special author’s birthday with stories, activities, a craft and a film. All ages. (45 min.)

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Itsy Bitsy Babies
Thu, Mar 12, 10:00 am

Enjoy nursery rhymes, simple stories, songs, puppets and movement activities just for babies. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.)

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Spring Crafternoon
Fri, Mar 13, 4:00 pm

Make five beautiful crafts to welcome the season. Ages 4-9. (45 min.)

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Leapin’ Leprechauns!
Tue, Mar 17, 4:00 pm

Celebrate shamrocks, leprechauns and all things lucky with stories, a film and a craft. All ages. (45 min.)

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Make a Family Time Capsule
Fri, Mar 20, 4:00 pm

Decorate and personalize your very own time capsule. Bring in any small personal items that you would like to include. One container per family will be provided. Ages 5 & up. (60 min.)

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Story Time for Children with Special Needs
Sat, Mar 21, 11:00 am

Enjoy stories, songs, crafts and movement activities specially designed for children with developmental disabilities. All ages. (45 min.)

American Girls: Friendship Edition
Sat, Mar 21, 3:00 pm

Enjoy activities, games and snacks of Chrissa, Sonali and Gwen’s world. If you’d like, bring your doll! Ages 7-12. (45 min.)

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Chess Club
Tue, Mar 24, 4:00 pm

Do you like to play chess? Join other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and practice your skills. Ages 6–12. (45 min.)

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Stories, Games and Crafts from Around the World
Wed, Mar 25, 4:00 pm

Enjoy stories, games and crafts from different countries and cultures. Ages 5-8. (45 min.)

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Itsy Bitsy Babies
Thu, Mar 26, 10:00 am

Enjoy nursery rhymes, simple stories, songs, puppets and movement activities just for babies. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.)

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Bubbles Everywhere!
Fri, Mar 27, 4:00 pm

Celebrate National Bubble Week with lots and lots of bubbles. Make your own bubbles and bubble wands and blow away! Ages 4-8. (60 min.)

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Chess Club
Tue, Mar 31, 4:00 pm

Do you like to play chess? Join other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and practice your skills. Ages 6–12. (45 min.)

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Greenacres Branch
Have You Heard ...
Fri, Feb 27, 4:00 pm

... about Mr. Lemoncellos’ new library? This famous game maker designed the town’s new library and the special overnight lock-in is by invitation only. Turns out that getting in the library is not the problem, getting out is! Join us for a puzzle-filled reading from the book "Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library," by Chris Grabenstein. Ages 7-12. (45 min.)

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Tween Gaming
Sat, Feb 28, 3:00 pm

Time to get your game on! Bring your friends and enjoy Nintendo and board games. Ages 9-12. (90 min.)

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Bilingual Story Time (Hora de Cuentos Bilingües)
Thu, Mar 05, 11:00 am

Enjoy bilingual stories, sing songs and get a little crafty. All ages. (45 min.)
Martes, 05 de marzo, 11:00 am
Disfrute de cuentos bilingües, cantar canciones, y ser un poco artesano. Todas las edades. (45 min.) Se requiere registrarse.

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Read Across America: Hats off to Reading!
Sat, Mar 07, 3:00 pm

Would you, could you join our Seuss celebration? One Fish Two Fish games, Cat in the Hat crafts and plenty of silly fun! Seuss apparel encouraged. Ages 3 & up. (45 min.)

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It's Friday the 13th!
Fri, Mar 13, 4:00 pm

Are you superstitious? Before you step on a crack or walk under a ladder, come to the library and learn about old and new superstitions. Listen to a story and make some good luck charms, just in case. Ages 5-9. (45 min.)

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Diary of a Wimpy Kid
Sat, Mar 14, 3:00 pm

Do you love the "Diary of a Wimpy Kid" series? Join us for fun activities and crafts based on your favorite wimpy kid. Ages 8-12. (45 min.)

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Shamrock Shenanigans
Tue, Mar 17, 11:00 am

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day and the luck of the Irish as we read stories, play games and make a special craft. Remember to wear green! Ages 5 & up. (45 min.)

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Lucky Charm Bingo
Tue, Mar 17, 6:30 pm

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with a night of book bingo and lucky charms. You just might get lucky and win a book! Families are welcome and don’t forget to wear green! Ages 7 & up. (45 min.)

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Duct Tape Creations
Wed, Mar 18, 11:00 am

Use that sticky stuff to create a wallet, bookmark, flower, phone case and more. Ages 9-12. (60 min.)

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Fun @ Four: Block Party
Wed, Mar 18, 4:00 pm

Imagine, design and build with LEGO® bricks at the library. Ages 5 & up. (45 min.)

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Wigglecise
Fri, Mar 20, 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 beanbags, balls, instruments and more. Ages 2-4. (45 min.)

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Movie Matinee
Fri, Mar 20, 2:30 pm
"Big Hero 6."

©Walt Disney Pictures. (93 min.) PG

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Perfectly Purple
Thu, Mar 26, 4:00 pm

Put on the perfect purple outfit, hear purple stories, and participate in purple activities. Ages 5 & up. (45 min.)

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Get Your Game On!
Sat, Mar 28, 10:30 am

Bring your friends or make some new ones while playing board games, cards or Wii games. Snacks provided. Ages 8-12. (90 min.)

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Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss!
Mon, Mar 02, 11:00 am

Join us for a wacky Monday celebrating Dr. Seuss. We'll hear some fun stories, see a movie and make a craft to take home. Ages 2-5. (60 min.)

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Silly Seuss Story & Craft Time
Wed, Mar 04, 4:00 pm

Dr. Seuss himself would have loved to play The Cat in the Hat Toss game or go fishing in McElligot's Pool like we will! There will also be silly stories and a craft just for you. Ages 5-9. (45 min.)

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Read Across America Movie
Sat, Mar 07, 2:00 pm
"Dr. Seuss's The Lorax."

©Universal Pictures. (96 min.) Celebrate Dr. Seuss' Read Across America with a movie and snacks. Ages 4 & up. PG

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Leapin' Leprechauns!
Wed, Mar 11, 4:00 pm

Those little Irish rascals are back, causing all kinds of mischief. Find out all about these crafty little people and make a craft to take with you. Ages 6-9. (45 min.)

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Welcome Spring with a Craft
Mon, Mar 16, 2:00 pm

Kick off spring break by stopping in and painting a set of wind chimes to take home and hang up as a reminder of the season. Ages 6-12. (45 min.)

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Shamrock Shake
Tue, Mar 17, 11:00 am

Let’s shamrock shake with stories and songs to the end of the rainbow. Ages 2-5. (45 min.)

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Fun With Tweens: Marble Run
Wed, Mar 18, 2:00 pm

Use your imagination and design skills to build a marble run maze. Race to see who has the most complex, fastest or fanciest mazes. Ages 8-12. (60 min.)

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LEGO® Club
Thu, Mar 19, 2:00 pm

Build something about spring break. This is a great chance to share stories with your LEGO® Club friends.

Imagine, build and play with LEGO® bricks. Ages 6-12. (60 min.)

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LEGO® Club
Sat, Mar 28, 2:00 pm

Build a dinosaur. You can try your hand at a T. rex or invent one of your own.

Imagine, build and play with LEGO® bricks. Ages 6-12. (60 min.)

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Jupiter Branch
Bake for Family Fun Month
Sat, Feb 28, 11:00 am

No oven? No problem! Bring the family to the library to learn how to make some delicious no-bake sweets! Supplies generously provided by the Friends of the Library. Space is limited. Ages 5 & up. (45 min.)

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Seussical Crafts
Mon, Mar 02, 3:00 pm

Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss! Join us to celebrate this special day by making Seuss-inspired crafts. Ages 5-10. (45 min.)

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Thursday Craft-a-Palooza
Thu, Mar 05, 3:30 pm

Celebrate National Craft Month by making something clever and crafty. Ages 5-10. (45 min.)

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It's Me, Mario!
Tue, Mar 10, 4:30 pm

In honor of Mario Day, we challenge you to a game of Mario Party! Ages 8-16. (60 min.)

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Book Cooks - Rainbows
Wed, Mar 11, 11:00 am

Listen to stories about our special theme, then make a food-related craft. Materials provided. Ages 3-5. (45 min.)

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Brain Science
Thu, Mar 12, 4:00 pm

With help from members of the Palm Beach Chapter of the Society for Neuroscience, kids will perform experiments to explore how the brain processes sensory information and build models of the nervous system. Ages 9-12. (60 min.)

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Foam Fun for the Family
Sun, Mar 15, 2:00 pm

Bring your family and your imagination and use our collection of foam to make all sorts of crafts: visors, door hangers and whatever else you can think up! Ages 2 & up. (30 min.)

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Tiny Tot Art - Finger Painting
Wed, Mar 18, 9:30 am

Calling all little artists to crawl, waddle or walk on over for some tiny tot art! Dress to get messy. Ages 1-3. (30 min.)

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Springtime Stomp
Thu, Mar 19, 11:00 am

Twist, jump, shake and wiggle to your favorite story time tunes. Ages 2-4. (30 min.)

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Thursday Craft-a-Palooza
Thu, Mar 19, 3:30 pm

Celebrate National Craft Month by making something clever and crafty. Ages 5-10. (45 min.)

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Block Party: LEGO® Bricks in the Library
Sun, Mar 22, 1:00 pm

Get creative and have fun building with our LEGO® collection. Ages 5-10. (60 min.)

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American Girl Club - Meet Kaya
Mon, Mar 23, 3:00 pm

If you loved reading about the American Girls, our American Girl Club is for you! Join us for crafts, games or other activities inspired by the American Girls and the times in which they lived. Grades 1-5. (60 min.)

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Thursday Craft-a-Palooza
Thu, Mar 26, 3:30 pm

Celebrate National Craft Month by making something clever and crafty. Ages 5-10. (45 min.)

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Lantana Road Branch
Book Club: "Jeremy Thatcher, Dragon Hatcher"
Fri, Feb 27, 3:30 pm

Take the month to read the book "Jeremy Thatcher, Dragon Hatcher," by Bruce Coville. Pick up your copy at the youth services desk to check out. Then at the end of the month, we will get together, discuss the book, and make crafts based on the story! This book has a 710 Lexile Level, a Guided Reading Level of R, and is appropriate for grades 6-8. (90 min.)

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Celebrate African American Inventors
Sat, Feb 28, 2:30 pm

We'll learn about some really cool African American inventors and their inventions, and use LEGO® bricks to invent something awesome. Ages 7 & up. (90 min.)

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Coloring Club
Wed, Mar 04, 3:30 pm

Come join us for an hour of coloring and relaxing! Ages 4 & up. (60 min.)

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American Girls Returns!
Thu, Mar 05, 3:30 pm

Kaya.

We have a whole new group of American Girls! Explore the life of a different American Girl in each session of this four-week program. Ages 8-12. (90 min.)

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Toddler Time Encore
Mon, Mar 09, 10:30 am

Join us for an encore Toddler Time program during the break between Story Time sessions. Ages 1-2. (45 min.)

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Find a Rainbow
Tue, Mar 10, 3:30 pm

Find a rainbow at the end of a pot of gold! Join us for a special story time and make a colorful craft. Ages 4-7. (45 min.)

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Babies! Babies!
Wed, Mar 11, 11:00 am

Join us for a special session of our lap sit program for babies and their families. Ages 6-14 mos. (45 min.)

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American Girls Returns!
Thu, Mar 12, 3:30 pm

Josephina.

We have a whole new group of American Girls! Explore the life of a different American Girl in each session of this four-week program. Ages 8-12. (90 min.)

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Spring is Here!
Sun, Mar 15, 3:00 pm

There's no better way to celebrate spring than to do it with flowers! Join us to make beautiful giant flowers. All ages. (60 min.)

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Tween Wii
Mon, Mar 16, 2:30 pm

Hey spring breakers! Join us for some Wii games. Ages 8 & up. (60 min.)

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March into Spring!
Tue, Mar 17, 2:30 pm

Welcome spring with stories about rabbits, baby ducklings, and the greenest meadows you've seen. We'll make a stunning craft to celebrate this beautiful season. Ages 4-7. (45 min.)

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Board Game Bonanza!
Wed, Mar 18, 2:30 pm

Enjoy a fun afternoon of board games or card games! Ages 6 & up. (60 min.)

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Craft Mania!
Thu, Mar 19, 11:00 am

Looking for something to do during spring break? Join us for some crazy crafting and make something unique! Ages 5 & up. (60 min.)

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American Girls Returns!
Thu, Mar 19, 3:30 pm

Rebecca.

We have a whole new group of American Girls! Explore the life of a different American Girl in each session of this four-week program. Ages 8-12. (90 min.)

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Tween Wii
Fri, Mar 20, 2:30 pm

Hey spring breakers! Join us for some Wii games. Ages 8 & up. (60 min.)

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Move It!
Sun, Mar 22, 1:30 pm

Come back for another hour of fun games and activities! Hula hoops, jump ropes, tag and more! Ages 4 & up. (60 min.)

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Board Game Bonanza!
Mon, Mar 23, 2:30 pm

Enjoy a fun afternoon of board games or card games! Ages 6 & up. (60 min.)

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American Girls Returns!
Thu, Mar 26, 3:30 pm

Isabelle.

We have a whole new group of American Girls! Explore the life of a different American Girl in each session of this four-week program. Ages 8-12. (90 min.)

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LEGO® Club
Sat, Mar 28, 2:30 pm

Bring your imagination and create something fantastic! Ages 5 & up. (60 min.)

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Loula V. York Branch
Toddler Story Times
Tue, Mar 03, 10:00 am

Fun with Rhyme.

Themed stories, music and creative activities for our youngest patrons and their parents. Ages 1-2. (45 min.)

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Thrilling Thursday Story Times
Thu, Mar 05, 10:00 am

Fun with Rhyme.

Stories, music and creative activities for children and their parents. Ages 3-5. (45 min.)

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Pre-K Story Times
Tue, Mar 10, 10:00 am

Baby Animals.

Stories, music and creative activities for children. Ages 3-5. (45 min.)

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Thrilling Thursday Story Times
Thu, Mar 12, 10:00 am

Baby Animals.

Stories, music and creative activities for children and their parents. Ages 3-5. (45 min.)

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Cowabunga! It's a Spring Break Party!
Sat, Mar 14, 2:00 pm

Celebrate spring break and enjoy games, music, crafts and refreshments with your friends at the Library and Bridges of Pahokee! All ages. (90 min.)

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Toddler Story Times
Tue, Mar 17, 10:00 am

Spring Fever.

Themed stories, music and creative activities for our youngest patrons and their parents. Ages 1-2. (45 min.)

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Get Your Green On!
Tue, Mar 17, 2:00 pm

What do shamrocks, rainbows, snakes, saints, fairies and leprechauns have in common? Join us at this St. Patrick's Day Party and find out. Don't forget to wear a wee bit of green! All ages. (60 min.)

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Play Me A Story
Wed, Mar 18, 5:30 pm

Families are invited to join us for a rollicking interactive story time as we read "Bebe Goes to the Beach," by Susan Middleton Elya. All ages. (60 min.)

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Thrilling Thursday Story Times
Thu, Mar 19, 10:00 am

Spring Fever.

Stories, music and creative activities for children and their parents. Ages 3-5. (45 min.)

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Diary of a Wimpy Kid Party!
Sat, Mar 21, 2:00 pm

For all those "Diary of a Wimpy Kid" fans out there, celebrate the greatest/most hilarious episodes from your favorite book of the series! Join us for lots of laughter, games and refreshments! Ages 9-12. (60 min.)

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Pre-K Story Times
Tue, Mar 24, 10:00 am

Beautiful Butterflies.

Stories, music and creative activities for children. Ages 3-5. (45 min.)

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Thrilling Thursday Story Times
Thu, Mar 26, 10:00 am

Beautiful Butterflies.

Stories, music and creative activities for children and their parents. Ages 3-5. (45 min.)

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Main Library
Geography Club
Thu, Mar 05, 3:00 pm

South Dakota.

Our exciting educational journey through the United States continues! Ages 6-8. (45 min.)

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Bingo Bonanza
Tue, Mar 10, 4:00 pm

Join us for an exciting afternoon of unique bingo games and lots of prizes! Ages 5-15. (45 min.)

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Geography Club
Thu, Mar 12, 3:00 pm

North Dakota.

Our exciting educational journey through the United States continues! Ages 6-8. (45 min.)

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Game Day
Fri, Mar 13, 4:00 pm

Enjoy an afternoon of games galore! Don’t miss out on all of the fun. Ages 6-12. (45 min.)

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Family Crafting Fiesta
Sat, Mar 14, 11:00 am

Enjoy the day crafting away with friends at the library. A fun and creative program for the entire family. All ages. (45 min.)

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I Love Animals Story Time
Tue, Mar 17, 10:00 am

Enjoy stories, interactive music, and a craft celebrating our love of animals. Ages 2-6. (45 min.)

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Spring Flowers
Wed, Mar 18, 3:30 pm

Spring is almost here! Let’s get crafty and make beautiful decorative flowers that will celebrate the season. Ages 7-12. (45 min.)

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Magic Tree House Club
Thu, Mar 19, 3:00 pm

"Dinosaurs Before Dark," by Mary Pope Osborne.

If you’re a "Magic Tree House" fan, this is the club for you! Each week celebrates the magic, mystery and historic surprises from one of the series’ titles. Ages 7-12. (45 min.)

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Build a Bird Feeder: Audubon Collection 35th Anniversary Celebration
Sat, Mar 21, 10:00 am

Celebrate 35 years of the Audubon Collection of bird books by building a bird feeder! Participants will be provided with necessary materials to build a feeder that will attract more birds to visit you at home! Ages 4-12. (45 min.)

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Magic Tree House Club
Thu, Mar 26, 3:00 pm

"Knight At Dawn," by Mary Pope Osborne.

If you’re a "Magic Tree House" fan, this is the club for you! Each week celebrates the magic, mystery and historic surprises from one of the series’ titles. Ages 7-12. (45 min.)

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Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Dr. Seuss Story Walk
Tue, Mar 03, 3:30 pm

Celebrate Dr. Seuss’ Birthday while enjoying books and making projects about this author and his funny Cat in the Hat character. Ages 4-8. (45 min.)

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Craft-a-Day for Kids
Mon, Mar 16, 3:00 pm

During the week of March 16-20, join us to meet new friends and create many fun crafts during our “Craft-a-Day” week. Ages 4-8. (30 min.)

Craft-a-Day for Kids
Tue, Mar 17, 3:00 pm

During the week of March 16-20, join us to meet new friends and create many fun crafts during our “Craft-a-Day” week. Ages 4-8. (30 min.)

Craft-a-Day for Kids
Wed, Mar 18, 3:00 pm

During the week of March 16-20, join us to meet new friends and create many fun crafts during our “Craft-a-Day” week. Ages 4-8. (30 min.)

Craft-a-Day for Kids
Thu, Mar 19, 3:00 pm

During the week of March 16-20, join us to meet new friends and create many fun crafts during our “Craft-a-Day” week. Ages 4-8. (30 min.)

Craft-a-Day for Kids
Fri, Mar 20, 3:00 pm

During the week of March 16-20, join us to meet new friends and create many fun crafts during our “Craft-a-Day” week. Ages 4-8. (30 min.)

Royal Palm Beach Branch
Kids Wii U Gaming
Fri, Feb 27, 3:30 pm

Game on! Challenge yourself and your friends by playing some of your favorite Wii games on our new Wii U! Ages 7-12. (60 min.)

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Reading Buddies Spring Session 2015 Registration
Mon, Mar 02, 9:00 am

Do you need to practice reading? Reading Buddies is here to help! Once a week, children will be paired with a teen to read together and play literacy games. Applications for Spring Session 2015 can be picked up at the Children's Desk starting Mon, Mar 02. Spring Session 2015 meets on Wednesdays at 4:30 pm from Apr 01 through May 20. Grades K-5 only. First-come, first-served. Limit 12. (45 min.)

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We Love Dr. Seuss!
Thu, Mar 05, 10:00 am

Find out why we adore Dr. Seuss at our Seuss Celebration! Come dressed as your favorite Seuss character, join us in our own version of a Seuss StoryMob, and make a silly Seuss craft to bring home. Ages 2-6. (60 min.)

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Bookercise: Move, Dance, Wiggle & Shake
Sat, Mar 07, 10:30 am

Enjoy wiggling and shaking to music while using scarves, egg shakers and other instruments all in the name of reading readiness. Ages 2-6. (45 min.)

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Look at What You Missed in Story Time!
Thu, Mar 12, 3:30 pm

Weren’t able to join us for story time this season? Don’t worry, you can still make the crafts! Drop in and make any or all of the crafts we have from this past story time session. Materials provided. Ages 2 & up. (60 min.)

The “Under Construction” Crew
Mon, Mar 16, 2:00 pm

Use our building blocks to make your own fantastic creations! Work by yourself or as a team to bring our building challenges to life. Show us the kind of builder you really are! Ages 7-11. (45 min.)

Do You Want to Make a Rainbow?
Tue, Mar 17, 10:30 am

Join us for some St. Patrick’s Day stories, music, games and activities. Make your very own rainbow to take home with you. Ages 5-9. (45 min.)

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Movie Magic
Wed, Mar 18, 10:30 am
“Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day.”

©Walt Disney Pictures. (81 min.) Relax while watching this family-friendly movie. Ages 8 & up. PG

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It’s a Craft Bonanza!
Thu, Mar 19, 10:30 am

Drop in and make as many crafts as you want with the supplies from our Craft Closet. Materials provided. Ages 2 & up. (60 min.)

Beads and Baubles: Bead Jewelry
Fri, Mar 20, 2:00 pm

Bedazzle your friends with beautiful bead jewelry. Materials provided. Ages 7-11. (45 min.)

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Pajamarama Story Time: Who Likes Pizza?
Mon, Mar 30, 6:30 pm

Everyone likes pizza, right? Join us for a delicious story time filled with yummy stories and songs all about pizza. Make a fun craft to bring home, too! Don’t forget to wear your favorite PJ’s! Stuffed animals are welcome! Ages 3-6 plus siblings. (45 min.)

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Tequesta Branch
Seussabration
Mon, Mar 02, 3:00 pm

Celebrate Dr. Seuss's birthday with stories, games, music and more. Make a seussational craft to take home. Ages 2 & up. (45 min.)

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Green Fun
Tue, Mar 17, 3:00 pm

Stories, music and games about all things green, shamrocks, frogs and trees. Craft to follow. Ages 4 & up. (45 min.)

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Wellington Branch
Zoo Stories
Sat, Feb 28, 11:00 am

Lions, monkeys, giraffes, oh my! Join us for a frenzy of stories, songs and a craft featuring our favorite zoo friends. Ages 2-6. Limit 40. (45 min.)

Game Day
Tue, Mar 03, 3:00 pm

Bring a friend for Wii gaming and board game fun! Ages 8-12. Limit 24. (90 min.)

Art Club
Mon, Mar 09, 3:00 pm

Live through your art by exploring different mediums. Dress to get messy. Ages 6-12. Limit 20. (45 min.)

About Time
Tue, Mar 10, 3:30 pm

It's about time, to learn to tell time. Make your own clock to learn from, plus learn fun facts about daylight saving time. Ages 5-12. Limit 25. (60 min.)

Not Your Grandma's Bingo
Wed, Mar 11, 3:30 pm

This isn't your grandma's boring bingo night. Create your own card, and see if luck is on your side. Join the fun and win a prize! Ages 5-12. Limit 25. (45 min.)

Movie Matinee
Fri, Mar 13, 2:30 pm
"Frozen Sing-A-Long."

©Walt Disney Pictures. (108 min.) PG

LEGO® bricks
Mon, Mar 23, 3:00 pm

Builders create vehicles or buildings out of LEGO® bricks. Ages 6-12. Limit 25. (45 min.)

Space Adventure
Sat, Mar 28, 11:00 am

Explore outer space with stories, songs and crafts that are out-of-this-world! Ages 2-6. Limit 40. (45 min.)

West Boca Branch
Baby Story Time
Mon, Mar 02, 10:30 am

Baby and parents or caregivers are invited to come share in a time of stories, songs and finger plays. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.)

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Dr. Seuss’s Birthday
Mon, Mar 02, 3:30 pm

Celebrate Dr. Seuss’s birthday with a story, a game or two, and a Dr. Seuss inspired craft. Ages 4 and up. (45 min.)

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Bilingual Story Time: Making Tortillas / Cuenta Cuentos Bilingüe: Ven a Hacer Tortillas
Tue, Mar 10, 3:30 pm

Let’s travel through Latin America by learning about its cuisine. Children will make tortillas with masa dough (no cooking or eating). Also, there will be a hands-on demonstration of the foods used in Latin American recipes. Ages 5 & up. (45 min.) Martes, 10 de marzo, 3:30pm Aprendiendo sobre su cocina, viajaremos a través de América Latina. Los niños tendrán la oportunidad de hacer tortillas con masa (no cocinaremos ni comeremos). Además, habrá una demostración práctica de los ingredientes usados en recetas latinoamericanas. Edades 5 en adelante. (45 min.) Se requiere registrarse.

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Afternoon Crafts
Thu, Mar 12, 3:30 pm

Stop in the story time room for a casual craft time. A variety of simple crafts will be available. Ages 3-8. (60 min.)

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Toddler Story Time
Sat, Mar 14, 10:30 am

Come listen to a story or two. We’ll also dance and sing to fun songs and finger plays. Ages 1-2. (30 min.)

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Leapin’ Leprechauns
Tue, Mar 17, 11:00 am

Wear your green and come celebrate the luck of the Irish! We’ll read stories, play a game or two, and make a fun craft to take home. Ages 4 & up. (45 min.)

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Gator Chomp with Daggerwing Nature Center
Tue, Mar 17, 2:30 pm

Enjoy a special program about alligators featuring Daggerwing Nature Center’s resident baby alligator. All ages. (45 min.)

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LEGO® in the Library
Wed, Mar 18, 2:30 pm

Come show off your building skills. Use our blocks and share your creations with the group. Ages 5-10. Space is limited. (60 min.)

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Thursday Morning Crafts
Thu, Mar 19, 10:30 am

Stop in the story time room for a casual craft time. A variety of simple crafts will be available. Ages 3-8. (60 min.)

Fun with Fly Guy
Thu, Mar 19, 2:30 pm

Come enjoy a story, a game, a short film and a craft dedicated to our tiny flying friend. Ages 4-8. (45 min.)

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Family Movie
Fri, Mar 20, 10:30 am
"Planes - Fire & Rescue."

©Walt Disney Pictures. (100 min.) All ages. PG

Minecraft Mania
Mon, Mar 23, 2:30 pm

Gather with other Minecraft enthusiasts. Bring your device and challenge other players. Minecraft themed activity pages also available. Ages 7 & up. Space is limited. (90 min.)

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After-School Stories and Crafts
Tue, Mar 24, 3:30 pm

Spring.

Explore the weekly theme through stories, a game, a short film and a craft. Grades K-2. (45 min.)

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After-School Stories and Crafts
Tue, Mar 31, 3:30 pm

Eggs.

Explore the weekly theme through stories, a game, a short film and a craft. Grades K-2. (45 min.)

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West Boynton Branch
Make & Take Crafts
Sat, Feb 28, 11:00 am

Try your hand at a variety of projects for crafty kids to create and enjoy. Ages 3-8. (45 min.)

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Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss!
Mon, Mar 02, 10:30 am

Celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday with stories, songs and a craft. Ages 3-5. (45 min.)

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Lapsit
Wed, Mar 04, 10:45 am

Movement activities, songs and stories for the littlest ones. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.)

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Chess Class for Beginners
Wed, Mar 04, 3:00 pm

Discover the basics of chess with an award-winning instructor. Ages 8-12. (30 min.)

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Chess Club
Wed, Mar 04, 3:30 pm

Challenge other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and perfect your own skills. Ages 8-12. (60 min.)

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Toddlers Read & Play
Thu, Mar 05, 10:30 am

Start with stories and songs. Take a break then return to play. Ages 18-30 mos. (90 min.)

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Saturday Morning Matinee
Sat, Mar 07, 10:00 am
"Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day."

©Walt Disney Pictures. (81 min.) Popcorn and a movie. PG

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Toddler Art
Wed, Mar 11, 10:45 am

Ready to noodle and dot? Start with stories and songs, then segue into art centers. Ages 1-2. (35 min.)

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Chess Class for Beginners
Wed, Mar 11, 3:00 pm

Discover the basics of chess with an award-winning instructor. Ages 8-12. (30 min.)

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Chess Club
Wed, Mar 11, 3:30 pm

Challenge other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and perfect your own skills. Ages 8-12. (60 min.)

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Block Party: LEGO® Bricks in the Library
Sat, Mar 14, 10:00 am

Builders create vehicles, buildings or animals out of LEGO® bricks. Ages 6-10. (45 min.)

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Family Story Time
Mon, Mar 16, 6:00 pm

Fun for the whole family. Join us for our monthly evening story time. All ages. (45 min.)

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St Patrick’s Day Celebration
Tue, Mar 17, 10:00 am

It’s spring break! What shall we do? Come and celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with stories, music, games and a craft. Ages 4-7.

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St. Patrick’s Day Jewelry Design
Tue, Mar 17, 11:30 am

Tweens enjoy designing your own jewelry to wear on St. Patrick’s Day. Ages 8-12.

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Chess Class for Beginners
Wed, Mar 18, 3:00 pm

Discover the basics of chess with an award-winning instructor. Ages 8-12. (30 min.)

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Chess Club
Wed, Mar 18, 3:30 pm

Challenge other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and perfect your own skills. Ages 8-12. (60 min.)

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Library Scavenger Hunt
Thu, Mar 19, 3:00 pm

It's spring break so venture forth to discover books and surprises in the library. Ages 8-12. (45 min.)

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Make & Take Crafts
Fri, Mar 20, 11:00 am

Try your hand at a variety of projects for crafty kids to create and enjoy. Ages 3-8. (45 min.)

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Chess Class for Beginners
Wed, Mar 25, 3:00 pm

Discover the basics of chess with an award-winning instructor. Ages 8-12. (30 min.)

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Chess Club
Wed, Mar 25, 3:30 pm

Challenge other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and perfect your own skills. Ages 8-12. (60 min.)

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