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Adult Program
CreationStation Demonstration
Main Library
Tue, May 05, 1:00 pm
Green screen.
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.)
Proposal Writing Basics
Main Library
Tue, May 05, 1:00 pm
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.
Preregister. (60 min.)
Asistencia Individualizada: Computadoras (One-on-One Computer Assistance, in Spanish)
Main Library
Tue, May 05, 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.)
English Exchange
Main Library
Tue, May 05, 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.

Legal Forms: Whenever and Wherever You Need Them!
Main Library
Wed, May 06, 11:00 am
Our Business Librarian will show you how to access Gale Legalforms, an extensive collection of free forms including state, federal, business and personal forms, as well as a wide variety of business letters. Gale Legalforms can be accessed anywhere, anytime. All you need is a library card!
Preregister. (60 min.)
Researching Your Family Tree Online
Main Library
Thu, May 07, 10:00 am
Do you know how to find your roots? Library staff will demonstrate genealogical databases and websites of interest to family history researchers.
Preregister. (90 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.)
Acoustic Java Jam
Main Library
Sat, May 09, 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.)
Preregister.
Sunday Domino Club
Domingo de Dominó
Main Library
Sun, May 10, 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, 10 de mayo, 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.
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.
CreationStation Demonstration
Main Library
Tue, May 12, 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.)
How to be Certified as an 8(a) or Small Business Enterprise
Main Library
Tue, May 12, 2:00 pm
Carole Hart, CBA, CVE Regional Program Manager at Palm Beach State College's Small Business Development Center, will concentrate on the requirements for the Small Business Administration's 8(a) program and the mechanics of registering as a provider of goods and/or services to the federal government. Discussion will also cover other levels of certification at the County and State level. (2 hr.) Call SBDC at 561-862-4726 to preregister.
Asistencia Individualizada: Computadoras (One-on-One Computer Assistance, in Spanish)
Main Library
Tue, May 12, 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.)
English Exchange
Main Library
Tue, May 12, 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.

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.)
Movies at Main
Main Library
Fri, May 15, 2:00 pm
Unbroken ©Universal Pictures. (137 min.)
PG-13
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.)
CreationStation Demonstration
Main Library
Tue, May 19, 1:00 pm
Photo scanning.
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.)
Asistencia Individualizada: Computadoras (One-on-One Computer Assistance, in Spanish)
Main Library
Tue, May 19, 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.)
English Exchange
Main Library
Tue, May 19, 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, 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: Salsa
Ritmos Tropicales: Salsa
Main Library
Tue, May 19, 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.)
¡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.
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.)
Pelican Dreams: A Film of Friendship, Survival and the Beauty of Flight
Main Library
Sat, May 23, 2:00 pm
Pelican Dreams ©Pelican Media. (80 min.) Award-winning filmmaker Judy Irving, "The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill", follows a wayward California brown pelican from her "arrest" on the Golden Gate Bridge into care at a wildlife rehabilitation facility. Presented in conjunction with the Audubon Society of the Everglades. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
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CreationStation Demonstration
Main Library
Tue, May 26, 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.)
English Exchange
Main Library
Tue, May 26, 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, 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.
Tropical Rhythms: Salsa
Ritmos Tropicales: Salsa
Main Library
Tue, May 26, 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.)
¡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.
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.)
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
Geography Club
Main Library
Thu, May 07, 3:00 pm
Wyoming.

Our exciting educational journey through the United States continues. Ages 6-8.

Preregister. (45 min.)
Mother’s Day Cards
Main Library
Fri, May 08, 4:00 pm

Make a special, beautiful gift for the mom you love. Ages 5-9.

Preregister. (45 min.)
Geography Club
Main Library
Thu, May 14, 3:00 pm
Colorado.

Our exciting educational journey through the United States continues. Ages 6-8.

Preregister. (45 min.)
Make Your Own Play Dough
Main Library
Tue, May 19, 3:30 pm

You will be amazed at how simple it is to create your own brightly colored play dough with simple ingredients. Use it to make something amazing, then squish it up and take it home to continue the fun! Ages 4-8.

Preregister. (45 min.)
Craft-Mania
Main Library
Wed, May 20, 4:00 pm

Join us for an afternoon of crafting fun and create a whole bunch of different art projects! Ages 4-8.

Preregister. (45 min.)
Scribble Art
Main Library
Tue, May 26, 4:00 pm

Do you like to create colorful scribble masterpieces? Then you have what it takes to create amazing framed artwork! Join us to show off your artistic talents. Ages 3-7.

Preregister. (45 min.)
LEGO® Builders Club
Main Library
Wed, May 27, 4:00 pm

Create exciting, one-of-a-kind creations with LEGO® DUPLO. Bring your friends and make new ones as you show off your building skills. Ages 2-8.

Preregister. (45 min.)
Big Nate: Game On!
Main Library
Fri, May 29, 3:30 pm

All "Big Nate" fans won’t want to miss out on all of the fun! Enjoy games and a special project all about the “big” man himself: Nate! Ages 7-11.

Preregister. (45 min.)
Teen Program
CreationStation Teen Time
Main Library
Tue, May 05, 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, May 12, 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, May 19, 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.)
Shrinky Dinks Art for Tweens and Teens
Main Library
Fri, May 22, 4:00 pm
Use Shrinky Dinks paper to make a unique design, then watch it shrink before your eyes! You won’t believe what you can create. Ages 10-17.
Preregister. (45 min.)
CreationStation Teen Time
Main Library
Tue, May 26, 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.)