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Adult Program
CreationStation Demonstration
Main Library
Tue, Jun 02, 1:00 pm
Start a YouTube vlog.
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.
Preregister. (30 min.)
Speak with a Specialist
Main Library
Tue, Jun 02, 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.)
English Exchange
Main Library
Tue, Jun 02, 6:30 pm

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

Financing Your Small Business
Main Library
Wed, Jun 03, 2:00 pm
Ted Kramer, Certified Business Consultant for Palm Beach State College's Small Business Development Center (SBDC), will speak about the issues facing small and medium-sized businesses, and will discuss options to fund your business. (2 hr.) Call the SBDC at 561-862-4726 to preregister.
DemographicsNow
Main Library
Thu, Jun 04, 2:30 pm
Our Business Librarian will show you how to access DemographicsNow, an online database which provides provides access to demographic reports on any geography – or compare multiple geographies – for information including income, housing, race, age, education, retail spending, consumer expenditures, businesses and more. DemographicsNow available from home or office with a library card!
Preregister. (60 min.)
CreationStation Demonstration
Main Library
Tue, Jun 09, 1:00 pm
Recording audio with Audacity.
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.
Preregister. (30 min.)
Speak with a Specialist
Main Library
Tue, Jun 09, 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.)
Responding to Government Solicitations
Main Library
Tue, Jun 09, 2:00 pm
Jackie Rule, Regional Program Manager Government Contracting at PBSC, will discuss searching for opportunities on the FBO.gov site, as well as providing an overview of the sections in a proposal. (2 hr.) Call the SBDC at 561-862-4726 to preregister.
English Exchange
Main Library
Tue, Jun 09, 6:30 pm

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

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.
Sunday Domino Club
Domingo de Dominó
Main Library
Sun, Jun 14, 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.
Preregister. (90 min.)
Domingo, 14 de junio, 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. Se requiere registrarse.
(90 min.) Preregister.
CreationStation Demonstration
Main Library
Tue, Jun 16, 1:00 pm
Using a drawing tablet.
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.
Preregister. (30 min.)
Speak with a Specialist
Main Library
Tue, Jun 16, 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.)
English Exchange
Main Library
Tue, Jun 16, 6:30 pm

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

Movies at Main
Main Library
Fri, Jun 19, 2:00 pm
The Judge ©Warner Bros. (142 min.)
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CreationStation Demonstration
Main Library
Tue, Jun 23, 1:00 pm
Creating iMovie trailers.
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.
Preregister. (30 min.)
Speak with a Specialist
Main Library
Tue, Jun 23, 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.)
English Exchange
Main Library
Tue, Jun 23, 6:30 pm

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

Tropical Rhythms: Salsa
Ritmos Tropicales: Salsa
Main Library
Tue, Jun 23, 7:15 pm
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.
Preregister. (60 min.)
Martes, 23 y 30 de junio, 7:15 pm ¡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. Se requiere registrarse.
(60 min.) 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.
Speak with a Specialist
Main Library
Tue, Jun 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.)
English Exchange
Main Library
Tue, Jun 30, 6:30 pm

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

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.
Tropical Rhythms: Salsa
Ritmos Tropicales: Salsa
Main Library
Tue, Jun 30, 7:15 pm
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.
Preregister. (60 min.)
Martes, 23 y 30 de junio, 7:15 pm ¡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. Se requiere registrarse.
(60 min.) Preregister.
Children's Program
The Magic of The Amazing Mr. A
Main Library
Fri, Jun 05, 3:00 pm

It's a variety-style magic show you won't want to miss! With magic, comedy, ventriloquism and audience participation, Mr. A will leave you laughing. All ages. (45 min.)

Preregister.
Geography Club
Main Library
Thu, Jun 11, 3:00 pm
Oklahoma, the 20th-largest state.

Our journey across the United States is winding down. Don't miss a single state! Ages 7-9. Limit 20.

Preregister. (60 min.)
It's Flag Day
Main Library
Mon, Jun 15, 2:00 pm

Listen to stories about our American Flag's rich heritage and make your very own flag! Ages 4-6.

Preregister. (45 min.)
Find Your Inner Superhero
Main Library
Wed, Jun 17, 3:00 pm

Use tips from Kid President's "Guide to Being Awesome" to find the superhero that lives in us all. Be prepared for crafts, games and to help answer the question, "What would make the world a better place?" Ages 8-12.

Preregister. (60 min.)
Juneteenth: More Than a Celebration
Main Library
Fri, Jun 19, 1:00 pm

Celebrate the 150th anniversary of the original Juneteenth celebration - the annual, nationwide celebration commemorating the end of slavery in the United States - with stories, songs and a craft. All ages.

Preregister. (45 min.)
Father's Day
Main Library
Fri, Jun 19, 2:00 pm

Is your dad climbing a mountain? Is he the captain of family adventures, or the king of bedtime stories? If your dad is the best in the world, and he probably is, celebrate Father's Day by bringing him to story time and create a cool craft! Ages 4-8.

Preregister. (45 min.)
Heroes in Training
Main Library
Mon, Jun 22, 3:00 pm

Do you have what it takes to be a superhero? Join us for an afternoon of fun where your skills will be put to the test with a variety of games, obstacle courses and crafts. Ages 7-12.

Preregister. (90 min.)
Every Hero Has a Story: Shark Spectacular with Jurassic Parts
Main Library
Wed, Jun 24, 3:30 pm

Fascinated with sharks? See jaws and teeth from over two dozen sharks from around the world and touch a real shark jaw, shark skin and a fossil Megalodon shark tooth. Learn fun facts about sharks and why their conservation is so important. Each child will go home with a genuine fossil shark tooth! Ages 5 & up. (45 min.)

Preregister.
Geography Club
Main Library
Thu, Jun 25, 3:00 pm
Texas, the Lone Star state.

Our journey across the United States is winding down. Don't miss a single state! Ages 7-9. Limit 20.

Preregister. (60 min.)
Meet a Community Hero: Firefighter
Main Library
Mon, Jun 29, 11:00 am

Every hero has a story! Meet your local community heroes from police, fire and military – vehicles included! All ages.

Preregister. (60 min.)
Teen Program
CreationStation Teen Time
Main Library
Tue, Jun 02, 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.)
CreationStation Teen Time
Main Library
Tue, Jun 09, 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 Superhero Movie Matinee
Main Library
Wed, Jun 10, 5:00 pm
"Iron Man."
©‎Walt Disney Pictures.
(125 min.)
Join us for Marvel superhero movies and popcorn all summer long! Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Grades 6-12.
Preregister.
PG-13
Frosted Notes
Main Library
Thu, Jun 11, 3:00 pm
Rave or trash the current book, comic, short story, fanfic or manga you're reading and share it while making ice cream sundaes or root beer floats. Join your friends or make new ones! Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Grades 6-12.
Preregister. (60 min.)
CreationStation Teen Time
Main Library
Tue, Jun 16, 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 Superhero Movie Matinee
Main Library
Wed, Jun 17, 5:00 pm
"The Incredible Hulk."
©‎Universal Pictures.
(114 min.)
Join us for Marvel superhero movies and popcorn all summer long! Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Grades 6-12.
Preregister.
PG-13
"The Tonight Show" Games: Teens vs. Librarians Edition
Main Library
Thu, Jun 18, 3:00 pm
Play your favorite "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" games against the librarians! This month play Box of Lies. Take turns trying to stump each other about what item is hidden inside your mystery boxes. Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Library. Grades 6-12.
Preregister. (60 min.)
CreationStation Teen Time
Main Library
Tue, Jun 23, 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 Superhero Movie Matinee
Main Library
Wed, Jun 24, 5:00 pm
"Iron Man 2."
©‎Walt Disney Pictures.
(125 min.)
Join us for Marvel superhero movies and popcorn all summer long! Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Grades 6-12.
Preregister.
PG-13
Now You're Cooking (In a Cup)
Main Library
Thu, Jun 25, 3:00 pm
Find out what it takes to produce an easy, relatively healthy snack using just a few ingredients, a ceramic cup or mug, and a microwave. The best part? Getting to eat what you make, this month features breakfast, cinnamon rolls and omelettes. Bring your own cup or mug. All other supplies provided. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Grades 6-12.
Preregister. (60 min.)
CreationStation Teen Time
Main Library
Tue, Jun 30, 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.)