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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
English Exchange
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Mon, Apr 27, 6:00 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.

English Exchange
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Mon, May 04, 6:00 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.

The Great Courses® Great Masters: Beethoven – His Life and Music
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Tue, May 05, 12:30 pm
Lecture 1: The Immortal Beloved. Lecture 2: What Comes down Must Go up, 1813-1815.
Ludwig van Beethoven was one of the most prolific and inspiring forces in the history of music. Learn about the great musician's life in a social, political and cultural context. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
Preregister. (90 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated.
English Exchange
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Mon, May 11, 6:00 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.

The Great Courses® Great Masters: Beethoven – His Life and Music
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Tue, May 12, 12:30 pm
Lecture 3: What Goes up Must Come down, 1815. Lecture 4: Beethoven and His Nephew, 1815-1819.
Ludwig van Beethoven was one of the most prolific and inspiring forces in the history of music. Learn about the great musician's life in a social, political and cultural context. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
Preregister. (90 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated.
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.)
English Exchange
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Mon, May 18, 6:00 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.

The Great Courses® Great Masters: Beethoven – His Life and Music
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Tue, May 19, 12:30 pm
Lecture 5: Beethoven the Pianist. Lecture 6: Beethoven the Composer, 1792-1802.
Ludwig van Beethoven was one of the most prolific and inspiring forces in the history of music. Learn about the great musician's life in a social, political and cultural context. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
Preregister. (90 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated.
Social Media for Business
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Thu, May 21, 2:00 pm
Certified Business Analyst Sharon Geltner, from the Small Business Development Center, shows you how to promote your business and create a recognizable brand in the most cost-effective way.
Preregister. (90 min.)
The Great Courses® Great Masters: Beethoven – His Life and Music
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Tue, May 26, 12:30 pm
Lecture 7: The Heroic Ideal. Lecture 8: Two Concerts, 1808 and 1824.
Ludwig van Beethoven was one of the most prolific and inspiring forces in the history of music. Learn about the great musician's life in a social, political and cultural context. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
Preregister. (90 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated.
Children's Program
Mother's Day Special
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Tue, May 05, 3:30 pm

Listen to stories about how great moms are and make a special craft to give her on Mother's Day. Ages 3-5. (45 min.)

Preregister.
Club LEGO®
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Tue, May 19, 3:30 pm

Join us in making fun inventions using LEGO® bricks. Ages 6-12. (45 min.)

Preregister.