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Events & Programs for All Ages

Meet your friends at the Library to learn new skills or just for fun! Find out what’s going on at your Library.
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Adult Program
Writer’s Therapy
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Tue, Mar 31, 5:30 pm

Are you an aspiring writer looking for constructive feedback? Join us in this informal round table discussion where participants improve their craft by reading and discussing their works in progress. (2 hr.)

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Writer’s Therapy
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Mon, Apr 06, 10:00 am

Are you an aspiring writer looking for constructive feedback? Join us in this informal roundtable discussion where participants improve their craft by reading and discussing their works in progress. (2 hr.)

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Introduction to Scrapbooking
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Thu, Apr 09, 2:15 pm

Create artful displays to commemorate special events and those you love as we guide you through the process of creating a scrapbook page. Bring personal photos and your imagination, we will provide the rest. (90 min.)

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Sexual Assault Awareness
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Wed, Apr 15, 6:00 pm

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month and it takes all of us working together to play a role in creating a safe and respectful community. Join Palm Beach County Victim Services & Certified Rape Crisis Center as we discuss the spectrum of attitudes, beliefs and behaviors regarding sexual violence. We will talk about ways community members can challenge and change unhealthy social norms related to sexual violence and take your questions. (60 min.)

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Melt and Pour Soap Making
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Thu, Apr 16, 2:15 pm

Learn to make decorative shea butter and glycerin soap with a microwave melt and pour soap base. Materials provided. Ages 18 & up. (90 min.)

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The Craft of Writing
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Sat, Apr 18, 10:00 am

Love to write, but are a little vague as to what elements make up a good story? Join members of the Royal Palm Beach Critique Group as they continue their workshop series on developing writing skills with “Character Development: Taking the character from paper to flesh.” Bring pen and paper and anticipate opportunities for audience participation. (60 min.)

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Acoustic Java Jam
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Sat, Apr 18, 2:15 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.)

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Buying a Computer Can Be Confusing: Learn What Is Important!
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Tue, Apr 21, 10:00 am

Alexandra Hricik, Palm Beach County Library System Computer Specialist, will provide you with a plan of action for purchasing a computer, she will break down the process into easy steps, and teach you the important terms and concepts you will run into along the way. Some computer experience is necessary. (90 min.)

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Writer's Therapy
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Tue, Apr 21, 5:30 pm

Are you an aspiring writer looking for constructive feedback? Join us in this informal roundtable discussion where participants improve their craft by reading and discussing their works in progress. (2 hr.)

Preregister.
Credit & Debt Management
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Thu, Apr 23, 10:00 am

Discover the signs of out-of-control debt, the real cost of credit, and what you can do about it, with Maisielin Ross from PBC Extension Service. (60 min.)

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Royal Feature Film
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Thu, Apr 23, 2:00 pm

©Focus Features. (123 min.) PG-13

Computer Assistance: One-on-One
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Tue, Apr 28, 2:00 pm

Do you need one-on-one computer assistance, guidance with research, or help with your eReader? Call to reserve time with library staff for a hands-on session tailored just for you. Various appointment dates and times available. (30 min.)

Book Discussion: "Night," by Elie Wiesel
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Tue, Apr 28, 2:15 pm

Join us as Barbara Harnick leads us in a discussion of Nobel Peace Prize-winning author Elie Wiesel’s masterpiece “Night,” a deeply poignant account of his survival in the Nazi concentration camps. Stop by the information desk to pick up a copy of the book. (60 min.)

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Holocaust Remembrance Film
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Wed, Apr 29, 2:15 pm

©Warner Bros. (118 min.) PG

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Children's Program
RPB’s Crazy 8’s Math Club for Grades K-2 Registration
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Wed, Apr 01, 10:00 am

Does your child find math boring and tedious? This new math club is bound to change their attitude! Once a week children, with their parents/guardians, will be introduced to mathematical concepts in fun and innovative ways. Crazy 8’s Math Club meets for eight weeks on Thursdays at 3:30 pm starting Apr 30. Grades K-2. First-come, first-served. Limit 14. (60 min.) Sign-ups begin Wed, Apr 01 at the children’s desk.

April Is in Bloom!
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Tue, Apr 14, 4:30 pm

Welcome springtime with homemade paper flowers. Create a beautiful bouquet to take home or give to a special someone. Materials provided. Ages 8-14. (45 min.)

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It’s a Craft Bonanza!
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Fri, Apr 17, 3:30 pm

Drop in and make as many crafts as you want with the supplies from our Craft Closet. Materials provided. Ages 2 & up. (60 min.)

Teeny Tiny Sensory Art: Puffy Paints!
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Sat, Apr 18, 10:30 am

Little ones can strengthen their eye-hand coordination as well as their fine and gross motor skills by engaging in a multi-sensory art activity using colored puffy paints. Materials provided. Dress to get messy! Ages 2-5. (45 min.)

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Let’s Play Internet Safety Jeopardy!
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Mon, Apr 20, 4:00 pm

Come on in and test your knowledge about Internet safety while playing an entertaining game of Jeopardy! Win prizes for each correct answer you give. Ages 7-12. (45 min.)

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Pajamarama Story Time: Rhyme Time!
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Mon, Apr 20, 6:30 pm

It’s time to listen to some classic stories, songs and poems that make rhyming fun. Make a fun craft to bring home and don’t forget to wear your favorite PJ’s! Stuffed animals are welcome. Ages 3-6 plus siblings. (45 min.)

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So, You Want to be an American Girl?
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Thu, Apr 23, 3:30 pm

Do you love the American Girl series? Celebrate these wonderful girls by creating your own doll using recycled materials, make a beaded bracelet, and take a picture with your doll in our photo area using fun props. Ages 7-11. (45 min.)

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The “Under Construction” Crew
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Sat, Apr 25, 3:30 pm

Use our building blocks to make your own fantastic creations! Work by yourself or as a team to bring our building challenges to life. Show us the kind of builder you really are! Ages 7-11. (45 min.)

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Wearable Art: Beaded Clay Necklaces
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Tue, Apr 28, 4:00 pm

Sculpt, mold and design clay into beautiful beads of various shapes and sizes to create your own piece of jewelry. Materials provided. Ages 7-11. (45 min.)

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Teen Program
RPB Teen Xpressions
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Sat, Apr 11, 2:00 pm

Are you a writer? A poet? An artist? A musician? A fashionista? Here is your chance to share your original poems, writings, art work, etc. with a group of your peers. Ages 12-17. (45 min.)

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Anime Club
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Sat, Apr 11, 3:00 pm

Meet other teens who enjoy watching and talking about anime, eat Pocky and share your knowledge about manga. Show off your own manga drawings, too! Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (60 min.)

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Teen DIY Tote Bags
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Sat, Apr 25, 3:00 pm

Design your very own tote bag using fabric markers and other craft materials from our Craft Closet. Bring favorite book quotes or song lyrics to decorate your tote with. Materials provided. Ages 12-17. (60 min.)

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