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Adult Program
Book-a-Librarian
Acreage Branch
Tue, Mar 03, 10:00 am

Do you have questions about technology, eBooks or researching a topic? We offer personal attention tailored to you in a 30-60 minute session. Call the information desk to make an appointment.

AARP Tax Help
Gardens Branch
Tue, Mar 03, 12:30 pm

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

English Exchange
Greenacres Branch
Tue, Mar 03, 1:00 pm

Practice speaking English in an informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is necessary. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

Prospect Research Basics
Main Library
Tue, Mar 03, 1:00 pm

This workshop is aimed at nonprofit organizations. Learn how to research prospective individual donors, including how to compile a list of potential donors, the strategies you should use, what information is relevant and where to look. (90 min.)

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CreationStation Demonstration
Main Library
Tue, Mar 03, 1:00 pm

Photography for eBay.

Learn about the CreationStation digital media lab at the Main Library. Library staff will demonstrate one way that CreationStation can be used to create multi-media projects. You'll also find out how you can share your work on the CreationStation website. Space is limited. (30 min.)

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Book-a-Librarian
Belle Glade Branch
Tue, Mar 03, 2:00 pm

Personal attention in a 60-minute, hands-on session tailored for you. Tell us what you need: a personal computer trainer or guidance on researching a topic. Call the information desk to make an appointment.

Hooked on Crochet
Glades Road Branch
Tue, Mar 03, 2:00 pm

Bring a crochet hook and some yarn. (90 min.)

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Poetry Workshop: Women's History Month
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Mar 03, 2:00 pm

Join us for a special poetry workshop as award-winning poet Stacie Kiner critiques and discusses some of the finest contemporary and classic poetry by female poets. (75 min.)

Asistencia Individualizada: Computadoras (One-on-One Computer Assistance, in Spanish)
Main Library
Tue, Mar 03, 2:00 pm

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

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Technology Hangout: Windows 8 Introduction (Lecture)
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Mar 03, 2:30 pm

Learn to navigate the new Operating System and see how Windows has changed. Take a tour of the Start screen and experiment with Live tiles and the Charm Bar. You will also learn how to shut down the computer. This class is designed for students who are new to Windows 8. (60 min.-2 hr.)

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Spanish in Practice: Intermediate
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Mar 03, 3:30 pm

Practice speaking Spanish in conversations about food, travel, news and more. An intermediate knowledge of the language is required. (90 min.)

Magic: The Gathering Game Night
Jupiter Branch
Tue, Mar 03, 5:30 pm

Looking for a place to play Magic: The Gathering? Come play and meet other players for a regularly-scheduled monthly event. The meetings will be non-DCI-sanctioned, and all casual formats are welcome. Bring your own decks.

English Exchange
Main Library
Tue, Mar 03, 6:30 pm

Practice speaking English in an informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is necessary. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

Get Help With Your IRS Tax Return
West Boca Branch
Wed, Mar 04, 10:00 am

Free tax preparation assistance provided by AARP volunteers. Bring your ID, current tax papers and last year's return. Returns will be e-Filed only. Make an appointment with AARP volunteers when the site is open. No age limit. (3 hr.)

Knit & Crochet with Project Linus
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Mar 04, 10:30 am

Knit and crochet with expert “blanketeers.” The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. (90 min.)

Book-a-Librarian
Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Wed, Mar 04, 12:00 pm

Do you need help with research? Do you need help with Windows, Internet or e-mail? Call to schedule a personalized hands-on computer session. (60 min.)

English Exchange
Glades Road Branch
Wed, Mar 04, 1:00 pm

Practice speaking English in an informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is necessary. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

Eating Disorders Through the Life Span
Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Mar 04, 2:00 pm

Sharon Glynn, LPN and the Director of Programming for The Alliance For Eating Disorders Awareness, a nonprofit organization, will discuss eating disorders in women, men and children. Ms. Glynn will address the realities of eating disorders in life span stages as children, adolescents, college students, midlife, older adults and specific issues for the elderly. (60 min.)

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Let's Play Scrabble!
West Boca Branch
Wed, Mar 04, 2:00 pm

Join your neighbors to play this classic word game following the official Scrabble rules. (90 min.)

The Great Courses® Great Masters: Robert and Clara Schumann - Their Lives and Music
Gardens Branch
Wed, Mar 04, 2:30 pm

Lecture 1: Isn't it Romantic! Lecture 2: A Pianist in Leipzig.

An overview of the Romantic composer Robert Schumann: his music as a highly personal form of self expression, his love for and productive musical partnership with his wife Clara, and his mental decline. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. (90 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated.

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Writers' Workshop
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Mar 04, 4:00 pm

Session 3.

Sign up for this six session course facilitated by award-winning poet Stacie Kiner. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister beginning Mon, Jan 26.

English Exchange
Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Mar 04, 6:30 pm

Practice speaking English in an informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is necessary. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

Game On
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Thu, Mar 05, 9:30 am

Play board games, including chess, checkers, Chinese checkers and backgammon. Game knowledge required. (90 min.)

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AARP/IRS Tax Help
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Thu, Mar 05, 10:00 am

Volunteers from the AARP will provide individualized tax assistance. You must bring current tax documents and last year’s completed tax return. (3 hr.)

AARP Tax Help
Wellington Branch
Thu, Mar 05, 10:00 am

AARP volunteers will provide individualized help to taxpayers with low and moderate incomes, with special attention to ages 60 and older. Bring current tax documents and last year's tax return. First-come, first-served. (3 hr.)

Freegal - Downloadable Music
Gardens Branch
Thu, Mar 05, 10:30 am

Learn more about the new library service that lets you download music for free using your library card. (60 min.)

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English Exchange
Belle Glade Branch
Thu, Mar 05, 1:00 pm

Meet new friends and practice speaking English! Free informal conversation sessions. Participants should have basic English skills. Seating is limited. Call 561-996-3453 to preregister.

Diane Keaton Film Festival
West Boca Branch
Thu, Mar 05, 1:00 pm
"Manhattan."

©Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc. (96 min.) R

View a variety of films starring the award-winning actress known for playing eccentric free-spirited characters.

The Art of Scrapbooking
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Thu, Mar 05, 2:00 pm

Come and make personalized scrapbook albums out of binders. Bring your own scrapbook or three-ring binder, photographs, mementos, and creativity to decorate pages to fill your album. Some embellishments and supplies provided. Limit 15. (2 hr.) Preregister beginning Mon, Feb 23.

Speak with a Specialist
Main Library
Thu, Mar 05, 2:00 pm

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

Preregister.
The Humor of Joan Rivers
Greenacres Branch
Thu, Mar 05, 2:30 pm

Join Marjorie Gottlieb Wolfe for a fun and funny talk on the legendary comedienne who had a one-of-a-kind comedic persona! (60 min.)

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Writers’ Critique Workshop
Wellington Branch
Thu, Mar 05, 6:30 pm

Share, offer and accept constructive criticism to improve your fiction, nonfiction and poetry in a supportive atmosphere led by Caryn DeVincenti, Regional Director of the Florida Writers' Association, Palm Beach County. (2 hr.)

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AARP/IRS Tax Help
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Fri, Mar 06, 10:00 am

Volunteers from the AARP will provide individualized tax assistance. You must bring current tax documents and last year’s completed tax return. (3 hr.)

AARP Tax Help
Gardens Branch
Fri, Mar 06, 11:00 am

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

Acoustic Java Jam
Acreage Branch
Sat, Mar 07, 2:00 pm

Experience a caffeinated collection of local talent or bring your acoustic instruments and jam out. Coffee provided by the Friends of the Library. (2 hr.)

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Movie Matinee
Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Sat, Mar 07, 2:00 pm
"Tyler Perry's I Can Do Bad All by Myself."

©Lions Gate Films, Inc. (113 min.) PG-13

Trivia Contest!
West Boca Branch
Sat, Mar 07, 2:00 pm

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

Sunday Cinema
Gardens Branch
Sun, Mar 08, 2:00 pm

©Dreamworks Pictures. (122 min.) PG

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Sunday Domino Club
Main Library
Sun, Mar 08, 2:00 pm

Domingo de Dominó Domingo, 11 de enero, 2:00 pm Do you enjoy playing dominoes? Join our Domino club and play with other participants. Sets will be provided or you can bring your own. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. (90 min.) ¿Te gusta jugar al dominó? Únete a nuestro club de dominó y juega con otros participantes. Conjuntos serán proporcionados o usted puede traer su conjunto. Auspiciado por los Amigos de la Biblioteca. (90 min.) Se requiere registrarse.

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Domingo de Dominó (Sunday Domino Club)
Main Library
Sun, Mar 08, 2:00 pm

Domingo, 08 de marzo, 2:00 pm ¿Te gusta jugar al dominó? Únete a nuestro club de dominó y juega con otros participantes. Conjuntos serán proporcionados o usted puede traer su conjunto. Auspiciado por los Amigos de la Biblioteca. (90 min.) Se requiere registrarse. Do you enjoy playing dominoes? Join our Domino club and play with other participants. Sets will be provided or you can bring your own. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. (90 min.)

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Writers LIVE! Presents: Cara Black
West Boca Branch
Sun, Mar 08, 2:00 pm

This best-selling novelist and award-winning mystery author will discuss her latest addition in the Aimée Léduc series, “Murder on the Champ de Mars.” (90 min.) Preregistration begins Mon, Feb 23, 10:00 am by phone, in person, or online at www.pbclibrary.org/writers-live-2015.

Irish Movie Matinee
Wellington Branch
Sun, Mar 08, 2:30 pm
"Darby O'Gill and the Little People."

©Walt Disney Pictures. (93 min.) G

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Writer’s Therapy
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Mon, Mar 09, 10:00 am

Are you an aspiring writer looking for constructive feedback? Join us in this informal round table discussion where participants improve their craft by reading and discussing their works in progress. (2 hr.)

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English Exchange
Loula V. York Branch
Mon, Mar 09, 1:00 pm

Meet new friends and practice speaking English. Free informal conversation sessions. Participants should have basic English skills. Seating is limited. Call 561-924-5928 to preregister.

English Exchange
West Boca Branch
Mon, Mar 09, 1:00 pm

Practice speaking English in an informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is necessary. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

The Great Courses­­­® Documentaries: Great American Music - Broadway Musicals
Glades Road Branch
Mon, Mar 09, 2:00 pm

Lecture 3: Evolution of Verse/Chorus Song. Lecture 4: The Ragtime Years (c. 1890-1917).

Covers the 200 year evolution of American musical theater. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. (90 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated.

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Book Discussion: Childhood Favorites Revisited
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Mon, Mar 09, 2:00 pm

Reread “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory," by Roald Dahl and participate in a lively discussion led by Deborah Witham, Ph.D. Pick up a copy of the book from the check out desk beginning Wed, Feb 18. (75 min.)

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Period Pieces in Film
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Mon, Mar 09, 2:00 pm

©Warner Bros. (184 min.) Join us for the beginning of our Period Pieces in Film series, as we view and discuss this adaptation of William Makepeace Thackeray's novel. (4 hr.) PG

The Great Courses® Practicing Mindfulness: An Introduction to Meditation
Greenacres Branch
Mon, Mar 09, 2:30 pm

In this DVD series, we will attempt to recondition the mind to become clear and serene. (60 min.) Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Not rated. Lecture 5: Position-Where to Be for Meditation. Lecture 6: Breathing-Finding a Focus for Attention.

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English Exchange
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Mon, Mar 09, 6:00 pm

Practice speaking English in an informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is necessary. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

Job Help Center
Lantana Road Branch
Tue, Mar 10, 10:00 am

Our librarians can help you with all your job search needs from creating a résumé to applying for a job online. (2 hr.)

AARP Tax Help
Gardens Branch
Tue, Mar 10, 12:30 pm

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

Basic Computer Assistance: One-on-One
Glades Road Branch
Tue, Mar 10, 1:00 pm

Call to make an appointment and ask questions about using Windows, Internet searching, MS Word, email or mousing in an individualized session with a staff member. (30 min.)

English Exchange
Greenacres Branch
Tue, Mar 10, 1:00 pm

Practice speaking English in an informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is necessary. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

CreationStation Demonstration
Main Library
Tue, Mar 10, 1:00 pm

Photoshop.

Learn about the CreationStation digital media lab at the Main Library. Library staff will demonstrate one way that CreationStation can be used to create multi-media projects. You'll also find out how you can share your work on the CreationStation website. Space is limited. (30 min.)

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Creative Writing for Beginners
Gardens Branch
Tue, Mar 10, 1:30 pm

Unleash your creativity as you write about your life or any other topic of interest. (75 min.)

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Poetry Workshop
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Mar 10, 2:00 pm

Award-winning poet Stacie Kiner critiques and discusses some of the world's finest contemporary and classic poetry. (75 min.)

Off Beat Book Discussion
Jupiter Branch
Tue, Mar 10, 2:00 pm

Discover books that you might not run across yourself in this new book discussion group. Sign up at the information desk and pick up a copy of the book. This month the book is "Z: A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald," by Therese Anne Fowler. (90 min.)

Asistencia Individualizada: Computadoras (One-on-One Computer Assistance, in Spanish)
Main Library
Tue, Mar 10, 2:00 pm

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

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Cooking the Books "Portlandia" Style
West Boca Branch
Tue, Mar 10, 2:00 pm

Read "The Portlandia Cookbook: Cook Like a Local," by Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein. Discuss and share recipes and techniques with foodie/librarian Stacy Alesi, then view an episode of "Portlandia." Books available at the information desk. (60 min.) Shown with permission.

Documentary: "In the Footsteps of Willie Sutton"
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Mar 10, 2:00 pm

Known as "Slick Willie" and "Willie the Actor," William Francis Sutton can be referred to as one of the most colorful bank robbers in history. When he gets caught and confined, he escapes - three times. (55 min.) Shown with permission.

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Early Childhood Developmental Screenings (Evaluación del Desarrollo para Niños de Temprana Edad)
Main Library
Tue, Mar 10, 3:00 pm

Martes, 2 de diciembre, 3:00 pm martes, 10 de marzo, 3-6pm ¿Tiene preocupaciones por el desarrollo de su hijo o hija? No pierda esta oportunidad de recibir una evaluación preliminar gratis para su hijo o hija. Será ofrecida por profesionales de Florida Atlantic University (FAU) Centro de Autismo y Discapacidades Relacionadas. Esta evaluación en la unidad móvil de FAU podría ayudar con un diagnóstico y una intervención temprana. Los padres o madres deben estar presentes durante la evaluación para proveer consentimiento y recibir los resultados. Edades 18 meses-8 años. Se requiere registrarse. Do you have developmental concerns for your child? Please join trained staff from Florida Atlantic University’s Center for Autism and Related Disabilities for a free screening of your child at FAU’s mobile unit. Screening can lead to early diagnosis and intervention. Parents must be present at the time of screening to provide consent and receive screening results. Ages 18 mos.-8.

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Spanish in Practice: Intermediate
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Mar 10, 3:30 pm

Practice speaking Spanish in conversations about food, travel, news and more. An intermediate knowledge of the language is required. (90 min.)

Sit 'n' Stitch
Acreage Branch
Tue, Mar 10, 5:00 pm

Want to learn crochet fundamentals? Want to socialize while you work on your current project? Sit and stitch, meet new people, and share your ideas and knowledge with others who are just learning to crochet. Some materials provided. Ages 9 & up. (2 hr.)

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English Exchange
Main Library
Tue, Mar 10, 6:30 pm

Practice speaking English in an informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is necessary. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

Sherlock Holmes Mystery Club
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Mar 10, 7:00 pm

The game’s afoot with facilitator Howard Schoen and other Sherlock fans for films and discussions of the renowned literary detective. (75 min.)

eBook Assistance: One-on-One
Jupiter Branch
Wed, Mar 11, 10:00 am

Call to make an appointment any time this month with a librarian to learn how you can borrow eBooks. Bring your compatible eReader, laptop, tablet or mobile device. (30 min.)

Get Help With Your IRS Tax Return
West Boca Branch
Wed, Mar 11, 10:00 am

Free tax preparation assistance provided by AARP volunteers. Bring your ID, current tax papers and last year's return. Returns will be e-Filed only. Make an appointment with AARP volunteers when the site is open. No age limit. (3 hr.)

Knit & Crochet with Project Linus
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Mar 11, 10:30 am

Knit and crochet with expert “blanketeers.” The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. (90 min.)

Zumba® Gold
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Wed, Mar 11, 12:30 pm

Join the party in this Latin inspired dance fitness class where we mix fun moves and rhythms to burn calories. Suitable for active, older adults and beginners. Don’t forget your towel and water! (60 min.)

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English Exchange
Glades Road Branch
Wed, Mar 11, 1:00 pm

Practice speaking English in an informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is necessary. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

The Humor of Joan Rivers
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Mar 11, 2:00 pm

Freelance writer and humorist Marjorie Gottlieb Wolfe will discuss the versatile and entertaining actor/comedian. Tickets available, two per person, beginning Mon, Mar 02. (60 min.)

Import and Export for Small Business
Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Mar 11, 2:00 pm

The Small Business Development Center Import/Export expert leads attendees through an introduction to selling products and services overseas and bringing the world’s products and services to this country. If there’s anything “hip” in small business at the moment, import/export is it. (2 hr.)

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FUNdamentals of Contracting
Main Library
Wed, Mar 11, 2:00 pm

Palm Beach State College's Small Business Development Center (SBDC) will help you understand the FUNdamentals of contracting. The focus will be on the following objectives: System for Award Management (SAM) portal for federal government registration, consideration of techniques for the development of an elevator speech, review of the North American Industry Classification system (NAICS) and a discussion of the importance of a capability statement. Don't forget to bring your business cards, as we will have a drawing at the end of the presentation. You must be present to win! Speaker: Jackie Rule, Regional Program Manager. Call the SBDC at 561-862-4726 to preregister. (90 min.)

The Great Courses® Great Masters: Robert and Clara Schumann - Their Lives and Music
Gardens Branch
Wed, Mar 11, 2:30 pm

Lecture 3: Clara. Lecture 4: Carnaval.

An overview of the Romantic composer Robert Schumann: his music as a highly personal form of self expression, his love for and productive musical partnership with his wife Clara, and his mental decline. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. (90 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated.

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Close your Florida Home
Greenacres Branch
Wed, Mar 11, 2:30 pm

Audrey Norman, from PBC Extension Service, will discuss ways to protect your home and prevent problems when you close it after the winter season. (75 min.)

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English Exchange
Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Mar 11, 6:30 pm

Practice speaking English in an informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is necessary. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

Matters of the Heart: Aging in Place with Dignity
Wellington Branch
Wed, Mar 11, 6:30 pm

Gain information on resources and services available to assist individuals living with Alzheimer’s disease and the caregivers who support them. (60 min.)

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Eating Disorders Through the Life Span
Acreage Branch
Wed, Mar 11, 7:00 pm

Sharon Glynn, LPN and Director of Programming for The Alliance for Eating Disorders Awareness, will discuss eating disorders in women, men and children throughout their life span. (60 min.)

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Lean in Circle
West Boca Branch
Wed, Mar 11, 7:00 pm

A "Lean in Circle" is a group of women who meet regularly to share and learn about leadership. Particularly for women, having the support of others can make a difference. This circle was established as a result of a "Lean In" book discussion. Participants were inspired by the event and formed an ongoing chapter. New members are welcome.

Lean In Circle
West Boca Branch
Wed, Mar 11, 7:00 pm

A Lean In Circle is a group of women who meet regularly to share and learn together about leadership. For women in particular, having the support of others can make a real difference. This circle was established as a result of a "Lean In" book discussion. Participants were inspired by the event and formed an ongoing chapter. New members are welcome.

eBook Assistance: One-on-One
Glades Road Branch
Thu, Mar 12, 10:00 am

Call to make an appointment to learn how to borrow the library's eBooks in an individualized session with a staff member. Bring your eReader, laptop, mobile device or tablet, logins and passwords, and your library card. (45 min.)

AARP/IRS Tax Help
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Thu, Mar 12, 10:00 am

Volunteers from the AARP will provide individualized tax assistance. You must bring current tax documents and last year’s completed tax return. (3 hr.)

AARP Tax Help
Wellington Branch
Thu, Mar 12, 10:00 am

AARP volunteers will provide individualized help to taxpayers with low and moderate incomes, with special attention to ages 60 and older. Bring current tax documents and last year's tax return. First-come, first-served. (3 hr.)

The Great Courses® Documentaries: The Everyday Gourmet - Rediscovering the Lost Art of Cooking
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Thu, Mar 12, 11:00 am

Join Stacie Kiner to view and discuss lectures from the prestigious Culinary Institute of America. (2 hr.) Shown with permission. Not rated. Lecture 19: Meat-From Spatchcocked Chicken to Brined Pork Chops. Lecture 20: Seafood-From Market to Plate.

English Exchange
Belle Glade Branch
Thu, Mar 12, 1:00 pm

Meet new friends and practice speaking English! Free informal conversation sessions. Participants should have basic English skills. Seating is limited. Call 561-996-3453 to preregister.

Diane Keaton Film Festival
West Boca Branch
Thu, Mar 12, 1:00 pm
"Baby Boom."

©Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc. (110 min.) PG

View a variety of films starring the award-winning actress known for playing eccentric free-spirited characters.

Book & Film Discussion
Greenacres Branch
Thu, Mar 12, 1:30 pm

In recognition of Women's History Month, join in a discussion of Ron Rash's novel about a timber empire jeopardized by marriage in Depression-era Appalachia. Join us during the month for a matinee showing of the film at a local theater. Call the library to confirm film date, time and location. (109 min.) R

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Contemporary Classics Book Club
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Thu, Mar 12, 2:00 pm

Classic themes endure in this new book club that focuses on 20th century classics. This month's book is "Catcher in the Rye," by J. D. Salinger. Pick up a copy at the check out desk. Limit 30. (90 min.) Preregister beginning Mon, Feb 23.

Speak with a Specialist
Main Library
Thu, Mar 12, 2:00 pm

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

Preregister.
French Beaded Flowers: Shamrock
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Thu, Mar 12, 2:15 pm

Inspire the “Luck o' the Irish” as we create shimmering shamrocks in time for St. Patrick's Day using seed beads and wire. Bring your needle nose pliers, other materials provided. Ages 17 & up. (60 min.)

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eBook Assistance: One-on-One
Gardens Branch
Thu, Mar 12, 2:30 pm

Call to book time with staff and learn how to borrow eBooks from the library with your library card. Bring your compatible eReader, laptop, tablet or mobile device. (60 min.)

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Learn from a Master: Native Plants and Butterflies of South Florida
Gardens Branch
Thu, Mar 12, 2:30 pm

Susan Lerner, Master Gardener, will discuss native plants, butterflies and bees. She is a member of the Florida Native Plant Society, Palm Beach Chapter of the Rare Fruit Council, and Palm Beach County Beekeepers Association. (75 min.)

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ReferenceUSA: What Is the Latest News!
Main Library
Thu, Mar 12, 2:30 pm

ReferenceUSA introduces a brand new feature, Personal Accounts. Our Business Librarian will show new users how to access ReferenceUSA and demonstrate how the new features provide added value to those already using ReferenceUSA. The new feature allows you to create custom user profiles, save searches, and search criteria for future lists. (60 min.)

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Crafternoon: Decorative Doodling
West Boynton Branch
Thu, Mar 12, 2:30 pm

Try out paper crafting techniques to design your own stationery, personalize a scrapbook, decorate a journal, and more. Materials provided. Space is limited. (90 min.)

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The Great Courses Documentaries: Experiencing Hubble - Understanding the Greatest Images of the Universe
Tequesta Branch
Thu, Mar 12, 3:00 pm

Lecture 1: The Rationale for a Space Telescope. Lecture 2: Comet Shoemaker-Levy 9 and Jupiter.

Take a DVD tour of the skies as seen through the lens of the famous telescope. (60 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated.

Game Night
Jupiter Branch
Thu, Mar 12, 6:00 pm

Unplug and enjoy classic games like Scrabble or bring your own favorite board game to share and play with others. (90 min.)

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Alligators with Ears?: Theodore de Bry's 1591 Engravings of Florida Timucua Indians
Main Library
Thu, Mar 12, 7:00 pm

If you have ever visited a museum or read a book featuring Florida Indians, it is certain you have seen one of Theodore de Bry’s engravings of Florida Timucua Indians, first published in 1591. The engravings all thought to be based on paintings done by Jacques le Moyne, a French colonist who lived near Jacksonville in 1564-1565. But are they? In his illustrated presentation, Dr. Milanich will solve the 420-year old mystery. (75 min.)

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AARP/IRS Tax Help
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Fri, Mar 13, 10:00 am

Volunteers from the AARP will provide individualized tax assistance. You must bring current tax documents and last year’s completed tax return. (3 hr.)

AARP Tax Help
Gardens Branch
Fri, Mar 13, 11:00 am

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

Adult Book Discussion
Tequesta Branch
Fri, Mar 13, 2:00 pm

Dr. Sally Brown will discuss "My Antonia," by Willa Cather. Sign up and check out the book. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. (90 min.)

Board Game Day
Acreage Branch
Sat, Mar 14, 2:00 pm

Enjoy a relaxing afternoon playing a variety of classic and contemporary board games. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. All ages. (2 hr.)

Preregister.
"Read Local" Author Forum
Wellington Branch
Sat, Mar 14, 2:00 pm

Well-known writers with big marketing budgets don’t usually have trouble attracting readers, but many of our local authors have more of a challenge. Join us as we give these authors a forum to share their work by reading selections from their books while also showcasing the talent that can be found right here in Palm Beach County! (90 min.)

Zumba®
Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Mar 14, 3:00 pm

This Latin inspired dance fitness class is taking the world by storm! Engage in exciting tropical moves and rhythms. Bring a bottle of water. (60 min.)

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Women's History Month Matinee
Acreage Branch
Sun, Mar 15, 2:00 pm
"Frida."

©Miramax. (118 min.) R

Experience award-winning films chronicling the contributions and achievements of two remarkable women.

Preregister.
Irish Movie Matinee
Wellington Branch
Sun, Mar 15, 2:30 pm
"P.S. I Love You."

©Warner Bros. (126 min.) PG-13

Preregister.
Current Events Discussion Group
Glades Road Branch
Mon, Mar 16, 10:00 am

Facilitator Walter Beck will discuss today's hot topics. (60 min.)

Preregister.
Movie Matinee
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Mon, Mar 16, 12:30 pm

©Warner Bros. (112 min.) Not rated.

Preregister.
English Exchange
Loula V. York Branch
Mon, Mar 16, 1:00 pm

Meet new friends and practice speaking English. Free informal conversation sessions. Participants should have basic English skills. Seating is limited. Call 561-924-5928 to preregister.

English Exchange
West Boca Branch
Mon, Mar 16, 1:00 pm

Practice speaking English in an informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is necessary. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

The Great Courses­­­® Documentaries: Great American Music - Broadway Musicals
Glades Road Branch
Mon, Mar 16, 2:00 pm

Lecture 5: Vaudeville Era (1181 to c. 1935). Lecture 6: Tin Pan Alley.

Covers the 200 year evolution of American musical theater. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. (90 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated.

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Medical Mondays: Parkinson's Disease
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Mon, Mar 16, 2:00 pm

Dr. Arif Dalvi, from Delray Medical Center, will discuss the issue and answer questions. (60 min.)

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English Exchange
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Mon, Mar 16, 6:00 pm

Practice speaking English in an informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is necessary. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

March Madness Competition
Acreage Branch
Mon, Mar 16, 7:00 pm

The most exciting part of the college basketball season has arrived. Fill out a bracket of selected winners and take part in a friendly competition. Track your progress from the first round all the way to the Final Four! (60 min.)

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Basic Computer Assistance: One-on-One
Glades Road Branch
Tue, Mar 17, 10:00 am

Call to make an appointment and ask questions about using Windows, Internet searching, MS Word, email or mousing in an individualized session with a staff member. (30 min.)

How to be Certified as an 8(a) Disadvantaged Minority or Woman-Owned Business.
Glades Road Branch
Tue, Mar 17, 10:00 am

Learn how to register as a provider of goods or services to government agencies and to discuss the options to become a certified vendor at the county, state and federal level. Presented by Jackie Rule of the Small Business Development Center at Palm Beach State College. (2 hr.) Call the SBDC at 561-862-4726 to preregister.

AARP Tax Help
Gardens Branch
Tue, Mar 17, 12:30 pm

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

English Exchange
Greenacres Branch
Tue, Mar 17, 1:00 pm

Practice speaking English in an informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is necessary. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

CreationStation Demonstration
Main Library
Tue, Mar 17, 1:00 pm

GarageBand.

Learn about the CreationStation digital media lab at the Main Library. Library staff will demonstrate one way that CreationStation can be used to create multi-media projects. You'll also find out how you can share your work on the CreationStation website. Space is limited. (30 min.)

Preregister.
Introduction to Finding Funders for Nonprofit Organizations
Main Library
Tue, Mar 17, 1:00 pm

Learn how to find funders for your nonprofit organization with the Foundation Center's comprehensive research tool, Foundation Directory Online. (60 min.)

Preregister.
Book-a-Librarian
Belle Glade Branch
Tue, Mar 17, 2:00 pm

Personal attention in a 60-minute, hands-on session tailored for you. Tell us what you need: a personal computer trainer or guidance on researching a topic. Call the information desk to make an appointment.

eBook Assistance: One-on-One
Lantana Road Branch
Tue, Mar 17, 2:00 pm

Bring your compatible eReader, laptop, tablet or mobile device and a librarian will show you how to borrow the library's eBooks! Call to schedule an appointment. (30 min.)

Getting Started in Franchising
Main Library
Tue, Mar 17, 2:00 pm

Palm Beach State College's Small Business Development Center presents "Getting Started in Franchising." So, you want to buy a franchise or franchise out your existing business. Our guest speaker Cliff Fostoff, of FCI Franchise Consultants, sets you straight as to what’s real and what’s not in franchising and how to determine a franchise’s value, costs, royalties, etc. Call the SBDC at 561-862-4726 to preregister. (2 hr.)

Asistencia Individualizada: Computadoras (One-on-One Computer Assistance, in Spanish)
Main Library
Tue, Mar 17, 2:00 pm

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

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Eating Disorder Through the Life Span
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Mar 17, 2:00 pm

Sharon Glynn, LPN and Director of Programming for The Alliance for Eating Disorders Awareness, discusses the issues of eating disorders in women, men and children throughout the lifespan stages. Anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, binge eating disorder and OSFED will be explained and addressed. (60 min.)

Preregister.
Spanish in Practice: Intermediate
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Mar 17, 3:30 pm

Practice speaking Spanish in conversations about food, travel, news and more. An intermediate knowledge of the language is required. (90 min.)

Sit 'n' Stitch
Acreage Branch
Tue, Mar 17, 5:00 pm

Want to learn crochet fundamentals? Want to socialize while you work on your current project? Sit and stitch, meet new people, and share your ideas and knowledge with others who are just learning to crochet. Some materials provided. Ages 9 & up. (2 hr.)

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Magic: The Gathering Game Night
Jupiter Branch
Tue, Mar 17, 5:30 pm

Looking for a place to play Magic: The Gathering? Come play and meet other players for a regularly-scheduled monthly event. The meetings will be non-DCI-sanctioned, and all casual formats are welcome. Bring your own decks.

English Exchange
Main Library
Tue, Mar 17, 6:30 pm

Practice speaking English in an informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is necessary. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

Tertulia Literaria (Book Discussion in Spanish: "Where the Air is Clear")
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Mar 17, 6:30 pm

martes, 17 de marzo, 6:30 pm Únase a nosotros para una discusión sobre "La región más transparente" de Carlos Fuentes. Las copias están disponibles en el mostrador de Información. (90 min.) Se requiere registrarse.

Tropical Rhythms (Ritmos Tropicales)
Main Library
Tue, Mar 17, 7:15 pm

Bachata.

You’ll be delighted to learn basic dance steps from Latin dances such as Bachata and Salsa with dance instructor, Javier LaTorre. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. (60 min.) Preregister. ¡Te divertirás aprendiendo pasos básicos de bailes Latinos como Bachata y Salsa con el instructor de baile, Javier LaTorre! Auspiciado por los Amigos de la Biblioteca. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse.

Get Help With Your IRS Tax Return
West Boca Branch
Wed, Mar 18, 10:00 am

Free tax preparation assistance provided by AARP volunteers. Bring your ID, current tax papers and last year's return. Returns will be e-Filed only. Make an appointment with AARP volunteers when the site is open. No age limit. (3 hr.)

Knit & Crochet with Project Linus
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Mar 18, 10:30 am

Knit and crochet with expert “blanketeers.” The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. (90 min.)

Book & Film Discussion
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Wed, Mar 18, 11:00 am

Join in a lively discussion of Daniel Woodrell's novel. Return on 3/23 to see the film. ©Lions Gate Films, Inc. (100 min.) R

Preregister.
English Exchange
Glades Road Branch
Wed, Mar 18, 1:00 pm

Practice speaking English in an informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is necessary. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

When Jews Were Funny
Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Mar 18, 2:00 pm

Enjoy this documentary featuring Shecky Greene, Howie Mandel, David Steinberg, Gilbert Gottfried and many others. Filmmaker Alan Zweig surveys the history of Jewish comedy from the early days of the Borscht belt to the present. This film explores ethnicity in the entertainment industry as well as what it means to be Jewish. (89 min.) Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Shown with permission. Not rated.

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Let's Play Scrabble!
West Boca Branch
Wed, Mar 18, 2:00 pm

Join your neighbors to play this classic word game following the official Scrabble rules. (90 min.)

The Great Courses® Great Masters: Robert and Clara Schumann - Their Lives and Music
Gardens Branch
Wed, Mar 18, 2:30 pm

Lecture 5: Marriage and Songs. Lecture 6: The Symphonic Year.

An overview of the Romantic composer Robert Schumann: his music as a highly personal form of self expression, his love for and productive musical partnership with his wife Clara, and his mental decline. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. (90 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated.

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Gardening for Hummingbirds
Main Library
Wed, Mar 18, 6:00 pm

From Florida firebush to pink porterweed, this is your chance to learn how to transform sunny spaces in your garden into a paradise for hummingbirds. The instructor, Roger Hammer, is the author of numerous books, including "Attracting Hummingbirds and Butterflies to Tropical Florida," scheduled for release in April 2015. (60 min.)

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Small Business Start-ups with the S.B.D.C.
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Wed, Mar 18, 6:00 pm

Have you ever thought about starting your own business? Maybe you already have a small business but are in need of some advice or assistance. Representatives from the Small Business Development Center share their knowledge and resources and answer your questions. (90 min.)

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Harry Potter and the Wizard Quizzers
Acreage Branch
Wed, Mar 18, 6:30 pm

Hop on the Hogwarts Express and bring the family to an evening of Harry Potter-themed trivia! House-elves will whip up treats including pizza, punch and prizes. (90 min.)

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Socrates Café
Gardens Branch
Wed, Mar 18, 6:30 pm

Marji Chapman, from the Society of Philosophical Inquiry, leads a discussion group for amateur philosophers on a variety of group chosen topics. (90 min.)

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English Exchange
Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Mar 18, 6:30 pm

Practice speaking English in an informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is necessary. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

eBook Assistance: One-on-One
Glades Road Branch
Thu, Mar 19, 10:00 am

Call to make an appointment to learn how to borrow the library's eBooks in an individualized session with a staff member. Bring your eReader, laptop, mobile device or tablet, logins and passwords, and your library card. (45 min.)

AARP/IRS Tax Help
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Thu, Mar 19, 10:00 am

Volunteers from the AARP will provide individualized tax assistance. You must bring current tax documents and last year’s completed tax return. (3 hr.)

AARP Tax Help
Wellington Branch
Thu, Mar 19, 10:00 am

AARP volunteers will provide individualized help to taxpayers with low and moderate incomes, with special attention to ages 60 and older. Bring current tax documents and last year's tax return. First-come, first-served. (3 hr.)

English Exchange
Belle Glade Branch
Thu, Mar 19, 1:00 pm

Meet new friends and practice speaking English! Free informal conversation sessions. Participants should have basic English skills. Seating is limited. Call 561-996-3453 to preregister.

Diane Keaton Film Festival
West Boca Branch
Thu, Mar 19, 1:00 pm
"Father of the Bride."

©Walt Disney Pictures. (100 min.) PG

View a variety of films starring the award-winning actress known for playing eccentric free-spirited characters.

Adult Book Discussion Series
Gardens Branch
Thu, Mar 19, 2:00 pm

Donna Gruber Adair will lead a discussion of "A Walk in the Woods." Author, Bill Bryson recounts his 2,100 mile hike along the Appalachian Trail with his friend, Stephen Katz. (90 min.)

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Mindful Meditation
Glades Road Branch
Thu, Mar 19, 2:00 pm

Jim Bandler will teach us how to practice increasing awareness to live in the present moment through meditation and thought processes. (60 min.)

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Oops! - Obsessions, Humiliations & Other Funny Stuff
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Thu, Mar 19, 2:00 pm

The Way Off-Broadway Players will perform hilarious skits that prove laughter is the best medicine. Tickets available, two per person, beginning Mon, Mar 09. (60 min.)

Speak with a Specialist
Main Library
Thu, Mar 19, 2:00 pm

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

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The Great Courses Documentaries: Experiencing Hubble - Understanding the Greatest Images of the Universe
Tequesta Branch
Thu, Mar 19, 3:00 pm

Lecture 3: The Sagittarius Star Cloud. Lecture 4: The Star Factory inside the Eagle Nebula.

Take a DVD tour of the skies as seen through the lens of the famous telescope. (60 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated.

Reader In-Transit Book Discussion Group
Jupiter Branch
Thu, Mar 19, 6:00 pm

Do you love books that help you explore the world? Then join Danielle and find yourself transported! Sign up at the information desk and pick up a copy of the book. This month the book is "Packing for Mars: The Curious Science of Life in the Void," by Mary Roach. (90 min.)

Book-a-Librarian
Acreage Branch
Thu, Mar 19, 7:00 pm

Do you have questions about technology, eBooks or researching a topic? We offer personal attention tailored to you in a 30-60 minute session. Call the information desk to make an appointment.

AARP/IRS Tax Help
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Fri, Mar 20, 10:00 am

Volunteers from the AARP will provide individualized tax assistance. You must bring current tax documents and last year’s completed tax return. (3 hr.)

AARP Tax Help
Gardens Branch
Fri, Mar 20, 11:00 am

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

Book Discussion
Glades Road Branch
Fri, Mar 20, 11:00 am

Stop by the branch for a copy of the book. (60 min.)

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Image Transfer Workshop
Jupiter Branch
Fri, Mar 20, 2:00 pm

Are you a crafter or artisan? Meet Nancy and Diane to learn about different image transfer methods suitable for collage, journals or altered books. We will explore blender pen, cold laminate and gel transfers among others. (90 min.)

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Writers LIVE! Presents: Lisa See
Lantana Road Branch
Fri, Mar 20, 2:00 pm

This best-selling novelist will talk about her new book, “China Dolls.” (90 min.) Preregistration begins Mon, Mar 09, 10:00 am by phone, in person, or online at www.pbclibrary.org/writers-live-2015.

Movies at Main
Main Library
Fri, Mar 20, 2:00 pm

©Warner Bros. (129 min.) PG-13

Growing and Cooking With Herbs and Spices
Tequesta Branch
Fri, Mar 20, 2:00 pm

Registered Dietitian and Master Gardener, Rose Caspary will show you how to grow herbs and spices, and how to prepare delicious food with a healthy herbal and spicy twist. Take the guess work out of choosing and preparing food full of flavor as well as good nutrition.

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The Craft of Writing
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Sat, Mar 21, 10:00 am

In the second installment of this writing series, join members of the Royal Palm Beach Critique Group as they lead a discussion on “The Plot: Building the Framework of Your Story.” Bring pen and paper, and anticipate opportunities for audience participation. (60 min.)

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Movie Matinee
Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Sat, Mar 21, 2:00 pm
"Tyler Perry's Meet the Browns."

©Lions Gate Films, Inc. (100 min.) PG-13

Women's History Month Movie Matinee
Greenacres Branch
Sat, Mar 21, 2:00 pm

©Walt Disney Pictures. (134 min.) PG

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Audubon Collection: 35th Anniversary Celebration with James Currie
Main Library
Sat, Mar 21, 2:00 pm

Join the Main Library & Audubon Society of the Everglades as we celebrate 35 years of our extensive book collection that has brought joy to Palm Beach County birders. Television personality and author James Currie will speak about his new book, "When Eagles Roar." Books will be available for purchase and an author signing will follow. Space is limited. (90 min.)

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Fifty Shades of Book Reading: Session Two
Jupiter Branch
Sat, Mar 21, 3:00 pm

Back by popular demand! If you attended January’s event you know we offered five brilliant shades of fiction for your reading pleasure. Join us this month to hear about other shades of reading from the Jupiter Branch’s reading recommendation experts. Genres to be announced. Visit our Facebook page event for more information. (90 min.)

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Book & Film Discussion
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Mon, Mar 23, 12:30 pm

Join in a lively discussion of Daniel Woodrell's novel. Return on 3/23 to see the film. ©Lions Gate Films, Inc. (100 min.) R

Preregister.
English Exchange
Loula V. York Branch
Mon, Mar 23, 1:00 pm

Meet new friends and practice speaking English. Free informal conversation sessions. Participants should have basic English skills. Seating is limited. Call 561-924-5928 to preregister.

English Exchange
West Boca Branch
Mon, Mar 23, 1:00 pm

Practice speaking English in an informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is necessary. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

Baseball's Greatest Jewish Superstars: Hank Greenberg and Sandy Koufax
Glades Road Branch
Mon, Mar 23, 2:00 pm

Dr. David Dalin, author and lecturer, will give a talk about some of baseball's greatest Jewish superstars. (60 min.)

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If These Knishes Could Talk Documentary
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Mon, Mar 23, 2:00 pm

The story of the New York accent as told by New Yorkers. Shown with permission. (90 min.) Not rated.

Friendship Bracelets
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Mon, Mar 23, 2:00 pm

Bring back the nostalgia of summer camp style friendship bracelets by learning patterns and techniques for do it yourself projects. These handmade colorful bracelets use repeated knotting with embroidery thread that can also be made into key chains. Materials provided. Limit 15. (90 min.) Preregister beginning Mon, Feb 23.

Matters of the Heart: Aging in Place with Dignity
Main Library
Mon, Mar 23, 2:00 pm

The Alzheimer's Association presents a program designed to provide seniors and caregivers with tools that will empower them to stay in control of their health care matters while aging in the comfort of their own home. (60 min.)

Preregister.
Computer Assistance: One-on-One
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Mon, Mar 23, 2:15 pm

Do you need one-on-one computer assistance, guidance with research, or help with your eReader? Call to reserve time with library staff for a hands-on session tailored just for you. Various dates and times available. (30 min.)

Book Discussion: "The Woman Who Lost Her Soul"
Gardens Branch
Mon, Mar 23, 3:00 pm

Join us for a discussion of the latest title from Bob Shacochis; a past winner of the National Book Award. Return on the following Thu, Apr 02, for a live discussion with the author as part of our Writers LIVE! series. Sign up and check out the book. (60 min.)

English Exchange
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Mon, Mar 23, 6:00 pm

Practice speaking English in an informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is necessary. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

Job Help Center
Lantana Road Branch
Tue, Mar 24, 10:00 am

Our librarians can help you with all your job search needs from creating a résumé to applying for a job online. (2 hr.)

AARP Tax Help
Gardens Branch
Tue, Mar 24, 12:30 pm

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

Basic Computer Assistance: One-on-One
Glades Road Branch
Tue, Mar 24, 1:00 pm

Call to make an appointment and ask questions about using Windows, Internet searching, MS Word, email or mousing in an individualized session with a staff member. (30 min.)

English Exchange
Greenacres Branch
Tue, Mar 24, 1:00 pm

Practice speaking English in an informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is necessary. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

CreationStation Demonstration
Main Library
Tue, Mar 24, 1:00 pm

Adobe Acrobat Pro.

Learn about the CreationStation digital media lab at the Main Library. Library staff will demonstrate one way that CreationStation can be used to create multi-media projects. You'll also find out how you can share your work on the CreationStation website. Space is limited. (30 min.)

Preregister.
Poetry Workshop
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Mar 24, 2:00 pm

Award-winning poet Stacie Kiner critiques and discusses some of the world's finest contemporary and classic poetry. (75 min.)

Medicare Part D
Jupiter Branch
Tue, Mar 24, 2:00 pm

Are you having difficulty navigating Medicare prescription drug plans? Join representatives from SHINE (Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders) for a free Medicare Part D presentation to help you understand your prescription drug benefits, summarize eligibility, and teach you how to choose a Medicare drug plan. (60 min.)

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Asistencia Individualizada: Computadoras (One-on-One Computer Assistance, in Spanish)
Main Library
Tue, Mar 24, 2:00 pm

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

Preregister.
Pre-Pub Book Club
West Boca Branch
Tue, Mar 24, 2:00 pm

Ever wished that you could get your hands on a book before it hits the library's shelf? The Pre-Pub Club is just for you! A Pre-Pub is an advance copy of a book that is not quite ready for publication. That's right, as a club member you'll be able to read new fiction and non-fiction books two to three months before they appear in bookstores or the library! 

If These Knishes Could Talk
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Mar 24, 2:00 pm

Enjoy this documentary featuring Penny Marshall, Alan Marshall, Alan Dershowitz, James McBride and Pete Hamill, along with a cast of characters from Canarsie to Tottenville who explore why New Yorkers eat “chawclate” and drink “cawfee,” and how the accent became the vibrant soundtrack of a charming, unforgiving and enduring city. (55 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated.

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Spanish in Practice: Intermediate
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Mar 24, 3:30 pm

Practice speaking Spanish in conversations about food, travel, news and more. An intermediate knowledge of the language is required. (90 min.)

Telescope Viewing Night
Jupiter Branch
Tue, Mar 24, 6:00 pm

Join the Astronomical Society of the Palm Beaches to gaze at the stars in the night sky through a telescope and be transfixed by beauty. Don't miss this last opportunity to take part. They will be back to visit us again next fall season. (2 hr.)

Nail Stamping 101
Main Library
Tue, Mar 24, 6:00 pm

Want to rock amazingly artistic nails, but don't know how? Try nail stamping! Learn about this nail technique that lets you add designs, details and drama to your favorite manicures. We will have a show and tell with all of the tools needed for anyone to become an expert nail stamper and then it’s your turn! Please paint your nails prior to arriving to the program. All materials provided. (60 min.)

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English Exchange
Main Library
Tue, Mar 24, 6:30 pm

Practice speaking English in an informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is necessary. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

Basic Computer Assistance: One-on-One
Wellington Branch
Wed, Mar 25, 10:00 am

Do you have questions about Windows, Internet searching, MS Word or Excel, email, mousing or library technology? Call to make an appointment for a one-on-one session with a librarian. (30 min.)

Get Help With Your IRS Tax Return
West Boca Branch
Wed, Mar 25, 10:00 am

Free tax preparation assistance provided by AARP volunteers. Bring your ID, current tax papers and last year's return. Returns will be e-Filed only. Make an appointment with AARP volunteers when the site is open. No age limit. (3 hr.)

eBook Assistance: One-on-One
Gardens Branch
Wed, Mar 25, 10:30 am

Call to book time with staff and learn how to borrow eBooks from the library with your library card. Bring your compatible eReader, laptop, tablet or mobile device. (60 min.)

Preregister.
Knit & Crochet with Project Linus
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Mar 25, 10:30 am

Knit and crochet with expert “blanketeers.” The crafts you make go to children in need. Bring your favorite pattern, needles, bright yarn and a giving spirit. (90 min.)

English Exchange
Glades Road Branch
Wed, Mar 25, 1:00 pm

Practice speaking English in an informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is necessary. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

Matters of the Heart: Aging in Place with Dignity
Acreage Branch
Wed, Mar 25, 2:00 pm

Andraya Brennan, from the Alzheimer's Care Resource Center, discusses tools and resources designed to enable seniors to remain in control of health care matters while aging in the comfort of their own home. (60 min.)

Preregister.
Closing Your Florida Home
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Mar 25, 2:00 pm

Audrey Norman, from PBC Extension Service, will discuss ways to protect your home and prevent problems when you close it after the winter season. (2 hr.)

Preregister.
Chess Club
Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Mar 25, 2:00 pm

Do you play chess? Would you like to learn or challenge your skills and learn new tactics and strategies? Players of all levels welcome.

Preregister.
The Great Courses® Great Masters: Robert and Clara Schumann - Their Lives and Music
Gardens Branch
Wed, Mar 25, 2:30 pm

Lecture 7: Illness Takes Hold. Lecture 8: Madness.

An overview of the Romantic composer Robert Schumann: his music as a highly personal form of self expression, his love for and productive musical partnership with his wife Clara, and his mental decline. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. (90 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated.

Preregister.
Eating Disorders Through the Life Span
Greenacres Branch
Wed, Mar 25, 2:30 pm

Join Sharon Glynn, LPN and Director of Programming for The Alliance for Eating Disorders Awareness, as she discusses the issues of eating disorders in women, men and children throughout the life span stages. Anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, binge eating disorder and OSFED will be explained and addressed. (75 min.)

Preregister.
Writers' Workshop
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Mar 25, 4:00 pm

Session 4.

Sign up for this six session course facilitated by award-winning poet Stacie Kiner. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister beginning Mon, Jan 26.

English Exchange
Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Mar 25, 6:30 pm

Practice speaking English in an informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is necessary. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

Raw Foods Diet: Truths and Myths
Main Library
Wed, Mar 25, 6:30 pm

March is National Nutrition Month. University of Florida/Palm Beach County Extension Agent, Ada Medina-Solorzano will discuss the facts and fallacies of this increasingly popular lifestyle diet. She will discuss exactly what a raw foods diet is, a path to perfect health or to serious undernourishment. Research-based information will be used to help you decide what is best for you. (60 min.)

Preregister.
Washi Tape Tea Lights
Wellington Branch
Wed, Mar 25, 6:30 pm

Light up your spring with colorful washi tape tea lights. You’ll love the take home results. Materials provided. (60 min.)

Preregister.
eBook Assistance: One-on-One
Glades Road Branch
Thu, Mar 26, 10:00 am

Call to make an appointment to learn how to borrow the library's eBooks in an individualized session with a staff member. Bring your eReader, laptop, mobile device or tablet, logins and passwords, and your library card. (45 min.)

AARP/IRS Tax Help
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Thu, Mar 26, 10:00 am

Volunteers from the AARP will provide individualized tax assistance. You must bring current tax documents and last year’s completed tax return. (3 hr.)

AARP Tax Help
Wellington Branch
Thu, Mar 26, 10:00 am

AARP volunteers will provide individualized help to taxpayers with low and moderate incomes, with special attention to ages 60 and older. Bring current tax documents and last year's tax return. First-come, first-served. (3 hr.)

English Exchange
Belle Glade Branch
Thu, Mar 26, 1:00 pm

Meet new friends and practice speaking English! Free informal conversation sessions. Participants should have basic English skills. Seating is limited. Call 561-996-3453 to preregister.

Diane Keaton Film Festival
West Boca Branch
Thu, Mar 26, 1:00 pm
"Something's Gotta Give (Domestic)."

©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (129 min.) PG-13

View a variety of films starring the award-winning actress known for playing eccentric free-spirited characters.

When Jews Were Funny
Glades Road Branch
Thu, Mar 26, 2:00 pm

Enjoy this documentary featuring Shecky Greene, Howie Mandel, David Steinberg, Gilbert Gottfried and many others. Filmmaker Alan Zweig surveys the history of Jewish comedy from the early days of the Borscht belt to the present. This film explores ethnicity in the entertainment industry as well as what it means to be Jewish. (89 min.) Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Shown with permission. Not rated.

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Speak with a Specialist
Main Library
Thu, Mar 26, 2:00 pm

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

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Royal Feature Film
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Thu, Mar 26, 2:00 pm

©Warner Bros. (134 min.) R

Writers LIVE! Presents: Hank Phillippi Ryan
West Boynton Branch
Thu, Mar 26, 2:00 pm

This award-winning novelist and investigative reporter will talk about her new book “Truth Be Told.” (90 min.) Preregistration begins Mon, Mar 16, 10:00 am by phone, in person, or online at www.pbclibrary.org/writers-live-2015.

Meet the Author: Fedora Horowitz
Gardens Branch
Thu, Mar 26, 2:30 pm

Fedora Horowitz will be discussing her historical saga, "Jaffa Beach." This is a story of forbidden love set in the volatile context of the founding of the State of Israel. A question and answer period will follow the presentation. Books will be available for purchase; a book signing will follow. (60 min.) Preregister.

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When Jews Were Funny
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Thu, Mar 26, 3:00 pm

Enjoy this documentary featuring Shecky Greene, Howie Mandel, David Steinberg, Gilbert Gottfried and many others. Filmmaker Alan Zweig surveys the history of Jewish comedy from the early days of the Borscht belt to the present. This film explores ethnicity in the entertainment industry as well as what it means to be Jewish. (89 min.) Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Shown with permission. Not rated.

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The Great Courses Documentaries: Experiencing Hubble - Understanding the Greatest Images of the Universe
Tequesta Branch
Thu, Mar 26, 3:00 pm

Lecture 5: The Cat's Eye Nebula-A Stellar Demise. Lecture 6: The Crab Nebula-A Supernova's Aftermath.

Take a DVD tour of the skies as seen through the lens of the famous telescope. (60 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated.

AARP/IRS Tax Help
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Fri, Mar 27, 10:00 am

Volunteers from the AARP will provide individualized tax assistance. You must bring current tax documents and last year’s completed tax return. (3 hr.)

AARP Tax Help
Gardens Branch
Fri, Mar 27, 11:00 am

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

Adult Book Discussion Series
Jupiter Branch
Fri, Mar 27, 2:00 pm

The popular book discussion facilitator Donna Gruber Adair is back this season for our adult book discussion series. Sign up at the information desk and pick up a copy of "Brooklyn," by Colm Toibin. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. (90 min.)

Adult Book Discussion Series
Jupiter Branch
Fri, Mar 27, 2:00 pm

"Brooklyn," by Colm Toibin.

The popular book discussion facilitator, Donna Gruber Adair, is back this season for our adult book discussion series. Sign up at the information desk, pick up a copy of the book to check out, and then join Donna and other readers on the 4th Friday of the month for an interesting discussion. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. (90 min.)

When Jews Were Funny
Greenacres Branch
Sat, Mar 28, 2:30 pm

Enjoy this documentary featuring Shecky Greene, Howie Mandel, David Steinberg, Gilbert Gottfried and many others. Filmmaker Alan Zweig surveys the history of Jewish comedy from the early days of the Borscht belt to the present. This film explores ethnicity in the entertainment industry as well as what it means to be Jewish. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. (89 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated.

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Women's History Month Matinee
Acreage Branch
Sun, Mar 29, 2:00 pm
“Gorillas in the Mist.”

©Universal Pictures. (150 min.) PG-13

Experience award-winning films chronicling the contributions and achievements of two remarkable women.

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Techniques to Manage Stress
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Mon, Mar 30, 12:30 pm

Certified Meditation Teacher Joe Hamilton, with Hospice of Palm Beach County, will talk about stress reduction techniques to improve your health and general sense of well-being. (60 min.)

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English Exchange
Loula V. York Branch
Mon, Mar 30, 1:00 pm

Meet new friends and practice speaking English. Free informal conversation sessions. Participants should have basic English skills. Seating is limited. Call 561-924-5928 to preregister.

English Exchange
West Boca Branch
Mon, Mar 30, 1:00 pm

Practice speaking English in an informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is necessary. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

The Great Courses­­­® Documentaries: Great American Music - Broadway Musicals
Glades Road Branch
Mon, Mar 30, 2:00 pm

Lecture 7: Broadway in Its Infancy. Lecture 8: The Revue versus the Book Musical.

Covers the 200 year evolution of American musical theater. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. (90 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated.

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English Exchange
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Mon, Mar 30, 6:00 pm

Practice speaking English in an informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is necessary. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

hoopla - Movies, Music, Audiobooks
Gardens Branch
Tue, Mar 31, 10:30 am

Learn about our new service, hoopla, a digital media service that allows you to borrow free movies, music and audiobooks from home or anywhere you have an Internet connection. (60 min.)

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AARP Tax Help
Gardens Branch
Tue, Mar 31, 12:30 pm

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

English Exchange
Greenacres Branch
Tue, Mar 31, 1:00 pm

Practice speaking English in an informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is necessary. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

CreationStation Demonstration
Main Library
Tue, Mar 31, 1:00 pm

Recording Audio.

Learn about the CreationStation digital media lab at the Main Library. Library staff will demonstrate one way that CreationStation can be used to create multi-media projects. You'll also find out how you can share your work on the CreationStation website. Space is limited. (30 min.)

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Poetry Workshop
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Mar 31, 2:00 pm

Award-winning poet Stacie Kiner critiques and discusses some of the world's finest contemporary and classic poetry. (75 min.)

eBook Assistance: One-on-One
Lantana Road Branch
Tue, Mar 31, 2:00 pm

Bring your compatible eReader, laptop, tablet or mobile device and a librarian will show you how to borrow the library's eBooks! Call to schedule an appointment. (30 min.)

Asistencia Individualizada: Computadoras (One-on-One Computer Assistance, in Spanish)
Main Library
Tue, Mar 31, 2:00 pm

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

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Writers LIVE! Presents: Joy Fielding
Main Library
Tue, Mar 31, 2:00 pm

This best-selling novelist will talk about her new book “Someone is Watching.” (90 min.) Preregistration begins Mon, Mar 23, 10:00 am by phone, in person, or online at www.pbclibrary.org/writers-live-2015.

Low Back Pain and Treatment Options
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Mar 31, 2:00 pm

Dr. Berman from Bethesda Hospital discusses the common causes of low back pain and available treatment options from conservative therapy to surgery. (60 min.)

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Spanish in Practice: Intermediate
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Mar 31, 3:30 pm

Practice speaking Spanish in conversations about food, travel, news and more. An intermediate knowledge of the language is required. (90 min.)

Writer’s Therapy
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Tue, Mar 31, 5:30 pm

Are you an aspiring writer looking for constructive feedback? Join us in this informal round table discussion where participants improve their craft by reading and discussing their works in progress. (2 hr.)

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Card Gamers Club
Acreage Branch
Tue, Mar 31, 6:30 pm

Yu-Gi-Oh! Pokémon, Magic and more. If you like collectible card games this is your place to be. Bring your deck, box or binder, and come with a friend or make a new one. All ages. (90 min.)

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English Exchange
Main Library
Tue, Mar 31, 6:30 pm

Practice speaking English in an informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is necessary. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

Small Claims Court
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Mar 31, 6:30 pm

Palm Beach County's Bar Association demonstrates how to present your case to the judge without hiring a lawyer. A small claim is any legal dispute calculated at $5,000.00 or less. (60 min.)

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Tropical Rhythms (Ritmos Tropicales)
Main Library
Tue, Mar 31, 7:15 pm

Bachata.

You’ll be delighted to learn basic dance steps from Latin dances such as Bachata and Salsa with dance instructor, Javier LaTorre. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. (60 min.) Preregister. ¡Te divertirás aprendiendo pasos básicos de bailes Latinos como Bachata y Salsa con el instructor de baile, Javier LaTorre! Auspiciado por los Amigos de la Biblioteca. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse.

Writers' Workshop
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Apr 01, 4:00 pm

Session 5.

Sign up for this six session course facilitated by award-winning poet Stacie Kiner. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister beginning Mon, Jan 26.

Diane Keaton Film Festival
West Boca Branch
Thu, Apr 02, 1:00 pm
"Because I Said So."

©Universal Pictures. (102 min.) PG-13

View a variety of films starring the award-winning actress known for playing eccentric free-spirited characters.

Diane Keaton Film Festival
West Boca Branch
Thu, Apr 09, 1:00 pm
"The Big Wedding."

©Lions Gate Films, Inc. (89 min.) R

View a variety of films starring the award-winning actress known for playing eccentric free-spirited characters.

Sunday Domino Club
Main Library
Sun, Apr 12, 2:00 pm

Domingo de Dominó Domingo, 11 de enero, 2:00 pm Do you enjoy playing dominoes? Join our Domino club and play with other participants. Sets will be provided or you can bring your own. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. (90 min.) ¿Te gusta jugar al dominó? Únete a nuestro club de dominó y juega con otros participantes. Conjuntos serán proporcionados o usted puede traer su conjunto. Auspiciado por los Amigos de la Biblioteca. (90 min.) Se requiere registrarse.

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Tropical Rhythms (Ritmos Tropicales)
Main Library
Tue, Apr 21, 7:15 pm

Bachata.

You’ll be delighted to learn basic dance steps from Latin dances such as Bachata and Salsa with dance instructor, Javier LaTorre. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. (60 min.) Preregister. ¡Te divertirás aprendiendo pasos básicos de bailes Latinos como Bachata y Salsa con el instructor de baile, Javier LaTorre! Auspiciado por los Amigos de la Biblioteca. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse.

Writers' Workshop
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Apr 22, 4:00 pm

Session 6.

Sign up for this six session course facilitated by award-winning poet Stacie Kiner. Limit 10. (90 min.) Preregister beginning Mon, Jan 26.

Adult Book Discussion Series
Jupiter Branch
Fri, Apr 24, 2:00 pm

"Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter," by Tom Franklin.

The popular book discussion facilitator, Donna Gruber Adair, is back this season for our adult book discussion series. Sign up at the information desk, pick up a copy of the book to check out, and then join Donna and other readers on the 4th Friday of the month for an interesting discussion. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. (90 min.)

Tropical Rhythms (Ritmos Tropicales)
Main Library
Tue, Apr 28, 7:15 pm

Bachata.

You’ll be delighted to learn basic dance steps from Latin dances such as Bachata and Salsa with dance instructor, Javier LaTorre. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. (60 min.) Preregister. ¡Te divertirás aprendiendo pasos básicos de bailes Latinos como Bachata y Salsa con el instructor de baile, Javier LaTorre! Auspiciado por los Amigos de la Biblioteca. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse.

Sunday Domino Club
Main Library
Sun, May 10, 2:00 pm

Domingo de Dominó Domingo, 11 de enero, 2:00 pm Do you enjoy playing dominoes? Join our Domino club and play with other participants. Sets will be provided or you can bring your own. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. (90 min.) ¿Te gusta jugar al dominó? Únete a nuestro club de dominó y juega con otros participantes. Conjuntos serán proporcionados o usted puede traer su conjunto. Auspiciado por los Amigos de la Biblioteca. (90 min.) Se requiere registrarse.

Preregister.
Tropical Rhythms (Ritmos Tropicales)
Main Library
Tue, May 19, 7:15 pm

Salsa.

You’ll be delighted to learn basic dance steps from Latin dances such as Bachata and Salsa with dance instructor, Javier LaTorre. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. (60 min.) Preregister. ¡Te divertirás aprendiendo pasos básicos de bailes Latinos como Bachata y Salsa con el instructor de baile, Javier LaTorre! Auspiciado por los Amigos de la Biblioteca. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse.

Tropical Rhythms (Ritmos Tropicales)
Main Library
Tue, May 26, 7:15 pm

Salsa.

You’ll be delighted to learn basic dance steps from Latin dances such as Bachata and Salsa with dance instructor, Javier LaTorre. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. (60 min.) Preregister. ¡Te divertirás aprendiendo pasos básicos de bailes Latinos como Bachata y Salsa con el instructor de baile, Javier LaTorre! Auspiciado por los Amigos de la Biblioteca. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse.

Sunday Domino Club
Main Library
Sun, Jun 14, 2:00 pm

Domingo de Dominó Domingo, 11 de enero, 2:00 pm Do you enjoy playing dominoes? Join our Domino club and play with other participants. Sets will be provided or you can bring your own. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. (90 min.) ¿Te gusta jugar al dominó? Únete a nuestro club de dominó y juega con otros participantes. Conjuntos serán proporcionados o usted puede traer su conjunto. Auspiciado por los Amigos de la Biblioteca. (90 min.) Se requiere registrarse.

Preregister.
Tropical Rhythms (Ritmos Tropicales)
Main Library
Tue, Jun 23, 7:15 pm

Salsa.

You’ll be delighted to learn basic dance steps from Latin dances such as Bachata and Salsa with dance instructor, Javier LaTorre. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. (60 min.) Preregister. ¡Te divertirás aprendiendo pasos básicos de bailes Latinos como Bachata y Salsa con el instructor de baile, Javier LaTorre! Auspiciado por los Amigos de la Biblioteca. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse.

Tropical Rhythms (Ritmos Tropicales)
Main Library
Tue, Jun 30, 7:15 pm

Salsa.

You’ll be delighted to learn basic dance steps from Latin dances such as Bachata and Salsa with dance instructor, Javier LaTorre. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. (60 min.) Preregister. ¡Te divertirás aprendiendo pasos básicos de bailes Latinos como Bachata y Salsa con el instructor de baile, Javier LaTorre! Auspiciado por los Amigos de la Biblioteca. (60 min.) Se requiere registrarse.

Children's Program
Toddler Story Times
Loula V. York Branch
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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Game Day
Wellington Branch
Tue, Mar 03, 3:00 pm

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

Dr. Seuss Story Walk
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
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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Chess Club
Glades Road Branch
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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Club Pokémon
Acreage Branch
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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Lapsit
West Boynton Branch
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
West Boynton Branch
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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Coloring Club
Lantana Road Branch
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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Chess Club
West Boynton Branch
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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American Girl: Chrissa
Acreage Branch
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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Silly Seuss Story & Craft Time
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
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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Thrilling Thursday Story Times
Loula V. York Branch
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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We Love Dr. Seuss!
Royal Palm Beach Branch
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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Springtime Stomp!
Gardens Branch
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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Toddlers Read & Play
West Boynton Branch
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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Bilingual Story Time (Hora de Cuentos Bilingües)
Greenacres Branch
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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Geography Club
Main Library
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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Thursday Craft-a-Palooza
Jupiter Branch
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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American Girls Returns!
Lantana Road Branch
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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Saturday Morning Matinee
West Boynton Branch
Sat, Mar 07, 10:00 am

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

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Bilingual Family Story Times (Hora de Cuentos Bilingües)
Belle Glade Branch
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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Bookercise: Move, Dance, Wiggle & Shake
Royal Palm Beach Branch
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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Read Across America Movie
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Sat, Mar 07, 2:00 pm

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

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Read Across America: Hats off to Reading!
Greenacres Branch
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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Family Story Times
Belle Glade Branch
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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Toddler Time Encore
Lantana Road Branch
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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Make-and-Take Mondays
Gardens Branch
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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Art Club
Wellington Branch
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.)

Pajama Hour
Belle Glade Branch
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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Pre-K Story Times
Loula V. York Branch
Tue, Mar 10, 10:00 am

Baby Animals.

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

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Find a Rainbow
Lantana Road Branch
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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About Time
Wellington Branch
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.)

Bilingual Story Time: Making Tortillas / Cuenta Cuentos Bilingüe: Ven a Hacer Tortillas
West Boca Branch
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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Chess Club
Glades Road Branch
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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Bingo Bonanza
Main Library
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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It's Me, Mario!
Jupiter Branch
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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Toddler Art
West Boynton Branch
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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Book Cooks - Rainbows
Jupiter Branch
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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Babies! Babies!
Lantana Road Branch
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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It's a Bugs Life!
Belle Glade Branch
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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Chess Class for Beginners
West Boynton Branch
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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Not Your Grandma's Bingo
Wellington Branch
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.)

Chess Club
West Boynton Branch
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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Leapin' Leprechauns!
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
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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Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss!
Glades Road Branch
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
Glades Road Branch
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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Thrilling Thursday Story Times
Loula V. York Branch
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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Geography Club
Main Library
Thu, Mar 12, 3:00 pm

North Dakota.

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

Preregister.
Spy Academy
Gardens Branch
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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American Girls Returns!
Lantana Road Branch
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.)

Preregister.
Look at What You Missed in Story Time!
Royal Palm Beach Branch
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.)

Afternoon Crafts
West Boca Branch
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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CANCELLED - Brain Science
Jupiter Branch
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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Movie Matinee
Wellington Branch
Fri, Mar 13, 2:30 pm

©Walt Disney Pictures. (108 min.) PG

Crochet Club for Children
Gardens Branch
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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Spring Crafternoon
Glades Road Branch
Fri, Mar 13, 4:00 pm

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

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It's Friday the 13th!
Greenacres Branch
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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Game Day
Main Library
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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Block Party: LEGO® Bricks in the Library
West Boynton Branch
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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Happy Pi & Pie Day!
Gardens Branch
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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Toddler Story Time
West Boca Branch
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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Family Crafting Fiesta
Main Library
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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Crafts for Kids
Acreage Branch
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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Cowabunga! It's a Spring Break Party!
Loula V. York Branch
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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Diary of a Wimpy Kid
Greenacres Branch
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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Foam Fun for the Family
Jupiter Branch
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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Spring is Here!
Lantana Road Branch
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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Family Story Times
Belle Glade Branch
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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Spring Break Fun
Clarence E. Anthony Branch
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.)

Welcome Spring with a Craft
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
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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The “Under Construction” Crew
Royal Palm Beach Branch
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.)

Rubber Band Creations
Acreage Branch
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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Tween Wii
Lantana Road Branch
Mon, Mar 16, 2:30 pm

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

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Craft-a-Day for Kids
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
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.)

Family Story Time
West Boynton Branch
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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Pajama Hour
Belle Glade Branch
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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Toddler Story Times
Loula V. York Branch
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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I Love Animals Story Time
Main Library
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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St Patrick’s Day Celebration
West Boynton Branch
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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Do You Want to Make a Rainbow?
Royal Palm Beach Branch
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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St. Patrick's Day Party!
Acreage Branch
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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Shamrock Shenanigans
Greenacres Branch
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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Shamrock Shake
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
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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Leapin’ Leprechauns
West Boca Branch
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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St. Patrick’s Day Jewelry Design
West Boynton Branch
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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Children's Movie
Belle Glade Branch
Tue, Mar 17, 2:00 pm

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

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Get Your Green On!
Loula V. York Branch
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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Monster Mania
Acreage Branch
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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March into Spring!
Lantana Road Branch
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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Gator Chomp with Daggerwing Nature Center
West Boca Branch
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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Spring Break Fun
Clarence E. Anthony Branch
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.)

Craft-a-Day for Kids
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
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.)

Green Fun
Tequesta Branch
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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Leapin’ Leprechauns!
Glades Road Branch
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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Lucky Charm Bingo
Greenacres Branch
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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Tiny Tot Art - Finger Painting
Jupiter Branch
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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Ponies & Horses: Stories and Verses
Acreage Branch
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!
Acreage Branch
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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Movie Magic
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Wed, Mar 18, 10:30 am

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

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Duct Tape Creations
Greenacres Branch
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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Spring Break Fun
Clarence E. Anthony Branch
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.)

Cookie Decorating!
Belle Glade Branch
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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Fun With Tweens: Marble Run
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
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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Acreage Explorers' Club: Japan
Acreage Branch
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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Board Game Bonanza!
Lantana Road Branch
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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LEGO® in the Library
West Boca Branch
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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Craft-a-Day for Kids
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
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.)

Chess Class for Beginners
West Boynton Branch
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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Spring Flowers
Main Library
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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Chess Club
West Boynton Branch
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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Fun @ Four: Block Party
Greenacres Branch
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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Play Me A Story
Loula V. York Branch
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
Loula V. York Branch
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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It’s a Craft Bonanza!
Royal Palm Beach Branch
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.)

Thursday Morning Crafts
West Boca Branch
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.)

Where in the World is My Slipper?
Acreage Branch
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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Springtime Stomp
Jupiter Branch
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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Craft Mania!
Lantana Road Branch
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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LEGO® Club
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
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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Get Zentangled
Acreage Branch
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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Spring Break Fun
Clarence E. Anthony Branch
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.)

Fun with Fly Guy
West Boca Branch
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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Magic Tree House Club
Main Library
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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Craft-a-Day for Kids
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
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.)

Library Scavenger Hunt
West Boynton Branch
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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Thursday Craft-a-Palooza
Jupiter Branch
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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American Girls Returns!
Lantana Road Branch
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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Family Movie
West Boca Branch
Fri, Mar 20, 10:30 am

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

Beautiful Butterflies
Acreage Branch
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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Wigglecise
Greenacres Branch
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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Make & Take Crafts
West Boynton Branch
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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Beads and Baubles: Bead Jewelry
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Fri, Mar 20, 2:00 pm

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

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Movie Matinee
Greenacres Branch
Fri, Mar 20, 2:30 pm

©Walt Disney Pictures. (93 min.) PG

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Tween Wii
Lantana Road Branch
Fri, Mar 20, 2:30 pm

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

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Craft-a-Day for Kids
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
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.)

Shrink Your Art!
Acreage Branch
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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Make a Family Time Capsule
Glades Road Branch
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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Build a Bird Feeder: Audubon Collection 35th Anniversary Celebration
Main Library
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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Bilingual Family Story Times (Hora de Cuentos Bilingües)
Belle Glade Branch
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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LEGO® Bricks and More
Gardens Branch
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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Story Time for Children with Special Needs
Glades Road Branch
Sat, Mar 21, 11:00 am

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

Diary of a Wimpy Kid Party!
Loula V. York Branch
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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American Girls: Friendship Edition
Glades Road Branch
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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Block Party: LEGO® Bricks in the Library
Jupiter Branch
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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Move It!
Lantana Road Branch
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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Family Story Times
Belle Glade Branch
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!
Belle Glade Branch
Mon, Mar 23, 2:30 pm

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

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Board Game Bonanza!
Lantana Road Branch
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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Minecraft Mania
West Boca Branch
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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Make-and-Take Mondays
Gardens Branch
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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American Girl Club - Meet Kaya
Jupiter Branch
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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LEGO® bricks
Wellington Branch
Mon, Mar 23, 3:00 pm

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

Pajama Hour
Belle Glade Branch
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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Pre-K Story Times
Loula V. York Branch
Tue, Mar 24, 10:00 am

Beautiful Butterflies.

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

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How to Train Your Stuffed Animal
Acreage Branch
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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After-School Stories and Crafts
West Boca Branch
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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Chess Club
Glades Road Branch
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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Chess Class for Beginners
West Boynton Branch
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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Musical Toddlers & Tykes
Acreage Branch
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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Chess Club
West Boynton Branch
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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Stories, Games and Crafts from Around the World
Glades Road Branch
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
Glades Road Branch
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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Thrilling Thursday Story Times
Loula V. York Branch
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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Magic Tree House Club
Main Library
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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Thursday Craft-a-Palooza
Jupiter Branch
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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American Girls Returns!
Lantana Road Branch
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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Perfectly Purple
Greenacres Branch
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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Bubbles Everywhere!
Glades Road Branch
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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Get Your Game On!
Greenacres Branch
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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Space Adventure
Wellington Branch
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.)

Family Funcraftic: Faux Stained Glass Painting
Gardens Branch
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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LEGO® Club
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
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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LEGO® Master Builders Club
Acreage Branch
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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LEGO® Club
Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Mar 28, 2:30 pm

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

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Family Story Times
Belle Glade Branch
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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Fun Origami Farm
Gardens Branch
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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Pajama Hour
Belle Glade Branch
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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Pajamarama Story Time: Who Likes Pizza?
Royal Palm Beach Branch
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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After-School Stories and Crafts
West Boca Branch
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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Chess Club
Glades Road Branch
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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Teen Program
CreationStation Teen Time
Main Library
Tue, Mar 03, 5:00 pm

Teens will have the opportunity to work with any specific software or equipment currently featured. Have you wanted to create your own mix in GarageBand? Do some editing with Photoshop? Begin creating your own video game? Shoot and edit your own film? The CreationStation can help with that! A CreationStation mentor will be on hand to assist teens during the open time. (2 hr.)

Babysitting 101: Hazards in the Home
West Boca Branch
Sat, Mar 07, 9:00 am

The focus of this class will be on dangers in the home and safe alternatives. Presented by Palm Beach County Fire Rescue. Ages 10 & up. (3 hr.)

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Reading Buddies Teen Volunteer Program
Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Mar 07, 10:30 am

Assist children in grades K-5 with reading skills and earn volunteer hours for school. A completed application packet, 1-hour training session, and a 3.0 GPA are required. Grades 6 & up. (60 min.)

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Teen Chess Club
Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Mar 07, 2:30 pm

Come have some snacks and play a few games of chess. If you're new to the game, join us for a friendly tutorial. Ages 12-17. (60 min.)

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Old School Gaming for Teens
Lantana Road Branch
Sun, Mar 08, 2:30 pm

Learn how to code for Teen Tech Week. Come make video games. Ages 12-17. (60 min.)

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Teen Nail Art
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Mar 10, 4:00 pm

It's back! Paint wild and crazy designs on your nails. Ages 12-17. Space is limited. (90 min.)

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CreationStation Teen Time
Main Library
Tue, Mar 10, 5:00 pm

Teens will have the opportunity to work with any specific software or equipment currently featured. Have you wanted to create your own mix in GarageBand? Do some editing with Photoshop? Begin creating your own video game? Shoot and edit your own film? The CreationStation can help with that! A CreationStation mentor will be on hand to assist teens during the open time. (2 hr.)

Teen Tech Week: Tech Covers
Glades Road Branch
Tue, Mar 10, 6:00 pm

Make a personalized pouch to hold your portable device. Grades 6 & up. (60 min.)

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Teen Tech Week: Designing Your Own Website
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Mar 10, 6:00 pm

This year’s theme is “Make it at Your Library.” Learn how to easily design your own website. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (60 min.)

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Teen Tech Week: Get in the Game
Greenacres Branch
Tue, Mar 10, 6:30 pm

Get connected! Share your ideas for future teen programs and make some new friends playing Nintendo. Refreshments provided. Ages 12-17. (60 min.)

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Gamerz Nite: App Attack!
Acreage Branch
Wed, Mar 11, 6:30 pm

Celebrate Teen Tech Week with a night of video games. Play Smash Bros on the library's Wii or try out funny and free smart phone and tablet games perfect for group play. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (2 hr.)

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Beginner's Graphic Design
Acreage Branch
Thu, Mar 12, 6:00 pm

Teen Tech Week continues as we learn the basics of graphic design by using Microsoft Publisher to design, print and laminate bookmarks from scratch. Ages 10-17. (90 min.)

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Card Sharks
Wellington Branch
Thu, Mar 12, 6:00 pm

Play against others, trade cards, or make new friends in games of Yu-Gi-Oh!, Magic: The Gathering, or just a regular card game. Snacks provided by the Friends of the Library. Ages 12-17. Limit 30. (2 hr.)

Do the Write Thing: A Monthly Teen Writing Workshop
West Boynton Branch
Thu, Mar 12, 6:30 pm

Fine-tune your writing skills in fiction, non-fiction, poetry or prose. Share your work in progress and get constructive feedback in a supportive atmosphere led by Caryn DeVincenti from PBC Florida Writers' Association. Ages 12-17. (2 hr.)

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Teen Hangout
Lantana Road Branch
Fri, Mar 13, 4:00 pm

Join us and do ... whatever: video games, board games, crafts, or just hang out with your friends. Ages 12-17. (60 min.)

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Reading Buddies Teen Volunteer Program
Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Mar 14, 10:30 am

Assist children in grades K-5 with reading skills and earn volunteer hours for school. A completed application packet, 1-hour training session, and a 3.0 GPA are required. Grades 6 & up. (60 min.)

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Teen Zumba Class
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Sat, Mar 14, 2:00 pm

Come ready to dance, stretch and move as a Zumba instructor guides us through this popular exercise program. Ages 12-17. (60 min.)

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RPB Teen Xpressions
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Sat, Mar 14, 2:00 pm

Are you a writer? A poet? An artist? A musician? Here is your chance to share your original poems, writings, art work, etc. with a group of your peers. Ages 12-17. (45 min.)

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Teen Movie
West Boca Branch
Sat, Mar 14, 2:30 pm

©Walt Disney Pictures. (97 min.) Bring a friend and come watch the live action adaptation of the Sleeping Beauty story. Have your picture taken with the featured character’s black horns and red lips. Snacks provided. Grades 6-12. PG

Teen Wii U Gaming
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Sat, Mar 14, 3:00 pm

Meet your friends for an afternoon of Wii gaming fun on our new Wii U. Ages 12-17. (60 min.)

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Teen Tech Week: What’s the Cloud?
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Tue, Mar 17, 2:30 pm

Don't you hate it when you've worked really hard on a project only to lose it when the computer shuts down before you could save it? Cloud computing might be the answer. Learn how to avoid the hassle of hitting the save button every two minutes, have access to your work wherever and whenever you need it, and keep everyone on the same page. Ages 12-17. (60 min.)

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Teen LEGO® Block Party
Gardens Branch
Tue, Mar 17, 3:00 pm

Are you the master builder of castles, fortresses and towers? Challenge your fellow LEGO®-maniacs, build what you want with friends, or complete a challenge! Grades 6-12. Limit 30. (90 min.)

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Teen Green Flubber
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Mar 17, 4:00 pm

Get green and gooey with us and discover very unusual properties of some very common ingredients. Messy clothes recommended. Ages 12-17. (45 min.)

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Teen Jam
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Mar 17, 6:00 pm

Teens are invited to experience a collection of local talent, or bring their acoustic instruments and jam out. Refreshments provided. Ages 12-17. (90 min.)

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Acreage Anime Club Presents Haru Masturi!
Acreage Branch
Tue, Mar 17, 6:30 pm

Spring is in the air and Anime Club is celebrating Haru Matsuri, the spring festival. Enjoy refreshing snacks and watch relaxing springtime anime. Wear a kimono or learn to make one with origami. Create a simple painting inspired by the sakura, or cherry tree, and don't forget to make your own cherry blossom wish. Ages 12-17. (2 hr.)

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Recycled Crafts: Terrariums
Gardens Branch
Wed, Mar 18, 3:00 pm

Learn to make your own unique mini-world terrarium! Whether it's filled with mossy rocks and ferns, or sand and a cactus, a terrarium is a great way to learn about nature. With a terrarium, the outdoors can join the indoors. Grades 6-12. Limit 15. (90 min.)

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Japanese Movie and Tea Party
Jupiter Branch
Wed, Mar 18, 3:30 pm

Ready to get your otaku on? Spend a spring break afternoon snacking on Japanese treats and tea, trying your hand at origami, and watching an anime movie. Feel free to dress up in your otaku finest, whether that's a kimono or your favorite cat ears and anime T-shirt. Bring your friends! Ages 13-18. (90 min.)

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Teen Tech Week: Breaking the Code!
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Thu, Mar 19, 2:30 pm

Are you interested in learning how to create websites or apps? Join us as we explore some popular websites to help get you started in the world of coding. Ages 12-17. (60 min.)

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Frosted Notes
Gardens Branch
Thu, Mar 19, 3:00 pm

Rave or trash the current book, graphic novel or manga you're reading and share it while making ice cream sundaes or root beer floats. Join your friends or make new ones! Grades 6-12. Limit 15. (90 min.)

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Spring Break Movie Night
Acreage Branch
Thu, Mar 19, 6:30 pm

©Walt Disney Pictures. (121 min.) Spend tonight doing something awesome with the coolest crew of galactic freaks this side of Orion's Belt. Snacks provided. PG-13

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Fabulous Fabric Flowers
Wellington Branch
Thu, Mar 19, 6:30 pm

Come celebrate spring as we create some fabulous flowers from recycled fabric scraps. Design a flower for your hair, your purse, a present or anywhere you want a touch of spring. Bring your glue gun, or use ours. Materials provided. Ages 12-17. Limit 20. (60 min.)

Pillow Party
Greenacres Branch
Sat, Mar 21, 11:00 am

Make a cozy fleece pillow for yourself or as a gift. We'll show you how using fleece, fiberfill and knots. No sewing required. Ages 12-17. (60 min.)

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Watch Party
Wellington Branch
Sat, Mar 21, 2:00 pm

©Summit Entertainment. (140 min.) Watch the first movie in the series before seeing the second film now in theaters. Ages 13-17. PG-13

Anime Club
Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Mar 21, 2:30 pm

Join other teens who enjoy anime and manga. Watch anime and create anime-inspired art and crafts. Ages 12-17. (90 min.)

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CreationStation Teen Time
Main Library
Tue, Mar 24, 5:00 pm

Teens will have the opportunity to work with any specific software or equipment currently featured. Have you wanted to create your own mix in GarageBand? Do some editing with Photoshop? Begin creating your own video game? Shoot and edit your own film? The CreationStation can help with that! A CreationStation mentor will be on hand to assist teens during the open time. (2 hr.)

YA Spotlight: Fan Fiction
Glades Road Branch
Tue, Mar 24, 6:00 pm

Take a glimpse into the world of fan fiction. Discover what it is or share ideas about your favorite fandoms. Grades 8 & up. (60 min.)

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Teen Craft: Candy Sushi
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Tue, Mar 24, 6:00 pm

Join us as we wrap and roll to make a colorful and edible craft. Ages 12-17. (60 min.)

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Paper Curling Fun
Tequesta Branch
Tue, Mar 24, 6:00 pm

Learn paper curling and create your own work of art. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (90 min.)

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Pizza Chat
Acreage Branch
Tue, Mar 24, 7:00 pm

Bring a book, comic, short story, fanfic or manga. Chat with the group about it while enjoying pizza and drinks. Ages 12-17. (60-90 min.)

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Teen Takeover
Wellington Branch
Wed, Mar 25, 6:00 pm

A night for teens only! Enjoy Wii games, board games and more. Bring a friend or make new ones. Snacks provided by the Friends of the Library. Ages 12-17. Limit 30. (2 hr.)

Acting Up
Acreage Branch
Thu, Mar 26, 6:30 pm

Come hungry for drama, laughs and pizza as we play cheesy theater games and work on basic acting skills. Ages 12-17. (90 min.)

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Teen Hangout
Lantana Road Branch
Fri, Mar 27, 4:00 pm

Join us and do ... whatever: video games, board games, crafts, or just hang out with your friends. Ages 12-17. (60 min.)

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Reading Buddies Teen Volunteer Program
Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Mar 28, 10:30 am

Assist children in grades K-5 with reading skills and earn volunteer hours for school. A completed application packet, 1-hour training session, and a 3.0 GPA are required. Grades 6 & up. (60 min.)

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Anime Club
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Sat, Mar 28, 3:00 pm

Meet other teens who enjoy watching and talking about anime, eat Pocky and share your knowledge about manga. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (60 min.)

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Teen Art Club
Lantana Road Branch
Sun, Mar 29, 2:30 pm

Love manga, comic books or art? Come draw and craft with us! Ages 11 & up. (60 min.)

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Teen Tapers
West Boca Branch
Mon, Mar 30, 6:30 pm

Make a small decorative picture frame using our collection of colorful duct tape. Grades 6-12. (60 min.)

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Jewelry Basics
Glades Road Branch
Tue, Mar 31, 6:00 pm

Learn about the basic tools and findings used to make jewelry and make a custom piece of your own. Snacks provided. Grades 6 & up. (60 min.)

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