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Events & Programs for All Ages

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E.g., 2015-04-27
E.g., 2015-04-27
Adult Program
To Go or Not To Go ... Answer the E. R. Question When Chest Pain Calls
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Apr 28, 2:00 pm
Dr. Charles L. Harring from Bethesda Memorial Hospital discusses many of the common causes of chest pain and explains which symptoms require immediate medical attention and why. (60 min.)
Preregister.
Breast Cancer Awareness
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Apr 29, 2:00 pm

Health is wealth! Join Trivel McKire from the Florida Department of Health as she discusses the importance of breast cancer awareness and screenings. Don't know where to get screened for free? Find out where in this enlightening presentation. (60 min.)

Preregister.
Speak with a Specialist
Main Library
Thu, Apr 30, 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.)
Speak with a Specialist
Main Library
Thu, May 07, 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.
Preregister. (30 min.)
Speak with a Specialist
Main Library
Thu, May 14, 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.
Preregister. (30 min.)
What is the Baker Act?
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Thu, May 14, 2:00 pm
The Baker Act is a means of providing individuals with emergency services and temporary detention for mental health evaluation and treatment when required. Donna Hague, Director of Behavioral Health at the Institute for Mental Health, St. Mary’s Medical Center, will present information about what the Baker Act is and how it works.
Preregister. (60 min.)
Medical Mondays: Heart Failure and Treatment Options
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Mon, May 18, 2:00 pm
Dr. Phillip Habib, from Delray Medical Center, will discuss the issue and answer questions. (60 min.)
Preregister.
What is the Baker Act?
Main Library
Mon, May 18, 6:30 pm
The Baker Act is a means of providing individuals with emergency services and temporary detention for mental health evaluation and treatment when required. Donna Hague, Director of Behavioral Health at the Institute for Mental Health, St. Mary’s Medical Center, will present information about what the Baker Act is and how it works.
Preregister. (60 min.)
Breast Cancer Awareness
Lantana Road Branch
Tue, May 19, 2:00 pm

Health is wealth! Join Trivel McKire from the Florida Department of Health as she discusses the importance of breast cancer awareness and screenings. Don't know where to get screened for free? Find out where in this enlightening presentation. (60 min.)

Preregister.
Eating Disorders Through the Lifespan
Gardens Branch
Tue, May 19, 2:30 pm
Sharon Glynn, LPN and the Director of Programming for the Alliance for Eating Disorders, will discuss eating disorders in men, women and children. Ms. Glynn will address the realities of eating disorders in lifespan stages as children, adolescents, college students, midlife and the elderly.
Preregister. (60 min.)
Speak with a Specialist
Main Library
Thu, May 21, 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.
Preregister. (30 min.)
Breast Cancer Awareness
West Boynton Branch
Tue, May 26, 2:00 pm
Health is wealth! Join Trivel McKire from the Florida Department of Health as she discusses the importance of breast cancer awareness and screenings. Don't know where to get screened for free? Find out where in this enlightening presentation.
Preregister. (60 min.)
Speak with a Specialist
Main Library
Thu, May 28, 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.
Preregister. (30 min.)
Teens, Tweens and Technology: What Parents Need to Know about Bullying, Mental Health and the Internet
Wellington Branch
Thu, May 28, 6:30 pm
Dr. Elaine Rotenberg, Clinical Director, Alpert Jewish Family & Children’s Service and Assistant State Attorney Greg Schiller, Internet Crimes Against Children Prosecutor, offer real world insight into bullying: what it is, the warning signs, its effect on mental health and most importantly, what you can do about it.
(90 min.)