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Events & Programs for All Ages

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Adult Program
CreationStation Demonstration
Main Library
Tue, Aug 04, 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.
(30 min.)
Preregister.
Family Yoga
Main Library
Tue, Aug 04, 6:00 pm
Join us for this four-week series of family yoga taught by Hegina Rodrigues, a certified Yoga instructor. Please make sure to wear comfortable clothing and bring your own mat. Ages 6 & up.
(75 min.)
Preregister.
Proposal Writing Basics
Main Library
Thu, Aug 06, 11:00 am
Learn about the key components of a nonprofit grant proposal to a foundation or corporation and get answers to your questions about the process of applying for a grant.
(60 min.)
Preregister.
Speak with a Specialist
Main Library
Thu, Aug 06, 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.
Nail Stamping 101
Main Library
Sat, Aug 08, 2:00 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. Please paint your nails prior to arriving to the program. All materials provided.
(60 min.)
Preregister.
Sunday Domino Club
Domingo de Dominó
Main Library
Sun, Aug 09, 2:00 pm
Domingo, 09 de agosto, 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.
(90 min.)
Preregister.
¿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, Aug 11, 1:00 pm
How to Create 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.
(30 min.)
Preregister.
Family Yoga
Main Library
Tue, Aug 11, 6:00 pm
Join us for this four-week series of family yoga taught by Hegina Rodrigues, a certified Yoga instructor. Please make sure to wear comfortable clothing and bring your own mat. Ages 6 & up.
(75 min.)
Preregister.
How to Market Your Company After Minority Certification
Main Library
Thu, Aug 13, 2:00 pm
Jackie Rule, consultant at Palm Beach State College’s Small Business Development Center (SBDC), will assist you in determining the markets which are suitable for your products and services and how to align your business with the agency that is suitable for your business model. Co-sponsored by Office of Small Business Assistance of Palm Beach County (OSBA) and the PBSC SBDC. (2 hr.) Call the SBDC at 561-862-4726 to preregister.
Speak with a Specialist
Main Library
Thu, Aug 13, 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.
CreationStation Demonstration
Main Library
Tue, Aug 18, 1:00 pm
Adobe Illustrator.
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.
Family Yoga
Main Library
Tue, Aug 18, 6:00 pm
Join us for this four-week series of family yoga taught by Hegina Rodrigues, a certified Yoga instructor. Please make sure to wear comfortable clothing and bring your own mat. Ages 6 & up.
(75 min.)
Preregister.
Speak with a Specialist
Main Library
Thu, Aug 20, 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.
Movies at Main
Main Library
Fri, Aug 21, 2:00 pm
"Focus." ©Warner Bros. (105 min.)
R
CreationStation Demonstration
Main Library
Tue, Aug 25, 1:00 pm
Scanning Images.
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.
Family Yoga
Main Library
Tue, Aug 25, 6:00 pm
Join us for this four-week series of family yoga taught by Hegina Rodrigues, a certified Yoga instructor. Please make sure to wear comfortable clothing and bring your own mat. Ages 6 & up.
(75 min.)
Preregister.
Book Life Presents: Have You Ever Wondered Where Medicines Come From?
Main Library
Tue, Aug 25, 6:30 pm
Become ‘scientists for a day’ and perform your own experiment alongside scientists from Scripps Florida. This is a fun and safe activity for the whole family that promises to give you an insight into the field of biomedical research and related scientific careers. The scientists will facilitate the activity and share highlights of their research.
Speak with a Specialist
Main Library
Thu, Aug 27, 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.
Tropical Rhythms
Ritmos Tropicales
Main Library
Thu, Aug 27, 7:15 pm
Jueves, 27 de agosto, 7:15 pm
You'll be delighted to learn basic steps from various Latin dances like Bachata, Cumbia, Merengue and Salsa.
(60 min.)
Preregister.
¡Te divertirás aprendiendo pasos básicos de bailes Latinos como Bachata, Cumbia, Merengue y Salsa! Se requiere registrarse.
(60 min.) Preregister.
Children's Program
Geography Club
Main Library
Thu, Aug 06, 3:00 pm
Arizona, the Grand Canyon State!
Our journey across the United States is winding down. Don't miss a single state! Ages 7-9. Limit 20.
(60 min.)
Preregister.
Family Movie Matinee
Main Library
Fri, Aug 07, 2:00 pm
"Despicable Me 2." ©Universal Pictures. (98 min.) Join us for a family movie and popcorn. All ages.
PG
Preregister.
Stranger Danger!
Main Library
Tue, Aug 11, 2:00 pm
As we prepare to return to school, learn about safety rules and tips for a safe school year. Grades K-5.
(45 min.)
Preregister.
Family Movie Matinee
Main Library
Fri, Aug 14, 2:00 pm
"Sky High."
©‎Walt Disney Pictures.
(100 min.)
"Despicable Me 2." ©Universal Pictures. (98 min.) Join us for a family movie and popcorn. All ages.
PG
PG
Preregister.
Anti-Bullying Strategies for Safer Schools & Communities
Main Library
Tue, Aug 18, 1:00 pm
Let's explore and practice a range of anti-bullying strategies so that we can help create safer schools and safer communities! Ages 9-11.
(45 min.)
Preregister.
Teen Program
The Tonight Show Games: Teens vs. Librarians Edition
Main Library
Tue, Aug 04, 3:00 pm
Pictionary: Quick sketches, hilarious guesses! The game is simple, but it's not as easy as it sounds.
Come play your favorite The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon games against the librarians! Refreshments will be served. Grades 6-12.
(60 min.)
Preregister.
CreationStation Teen Time
Main Library
Tue, Aug 04, 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, Aug 05, 5:00 pm
"Captain America the Winter Soldier."
©‎Walt Disney Pictures.
(136 min.)
Join us for Marvel superhero movies and popcorn all summer long! Grades 6-12.
PG-13
Preregister.
CreationStation Teen Time
Main Library
Tue, Aug 11, 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, Aug 12, 5:00 pm
"Guardians of the Galaxy."
©‎Walt Disney Pictures.
(121 min.)
Join us for Marvel superhero movies and popcorn all summer long! Grades 6-12.
PG-13
Preregister.
CreationStation Teen Time
Main Library
Tue, Aug 18, 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, Aug 25, 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.)