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Adult Program
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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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.

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.)

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.

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

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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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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

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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.)

Children's Program
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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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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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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Teen Program
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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