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Events & Programs for All Ages

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Adult Program
English Exchange
West Boca Branch
Mon, Feb 02, 1:00 pm

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

Get Help With Your IRS Tax Return
West Boca Branch
Wed, Feb 04, 10:00 am

Free tax preparation assistance provided by AARP volunteers. Bring your ID, current tax papers and last year's return. Returns will be e-Filed only. Make an appointment with AARP volunteers when the site is open. No age limit. (3 hr.)

Tech Talk: One-on-One
West Boca Branch
Wed, Feb 04, 2:00 pm

Need help with your computer or other device? Speak with our techie/librarian in your own individualized 30-minute session. Walk-in registration begins 30 minutes prior to the first session. First-come, first-served. You may also arrange an appointment at a different date and time. (30 min.)

It's Scrabble Time!
West Boca Branch
Wed, Feb 04, 2:00 pm

Join with your neighbors to play this classic word game following the official Scrabble rules. (90 min.)

Robin Williams Film Festival
West Boca Branch
Thu, Feb 05, 1:00 pm
"The Fisher King."

©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (140 min.) R

Celebrate the life and legacy of the beloved actor, comedian and humanitarian.

English Exchange
West Boca Branch
Mon, Feb 09, 1:00 pm

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

Cooking the Books
West Boca Branch
Tue, Feb 10, 2:00 pm

Read "Saveur: The New Classics Cookbook," by the editors of "Saveur" magazine. Discuss and share recipes and techniques with foodie/librarian Stacy Alesi. Books available at the information desk. (60 min.)

Get Help With Your IRS Tax Return
West Boca Branch
Wed, Feb 11, 10:00 am

Free tax preparation assistance provided by AARP volunteers. Bring your ID, current tax papers and last year's return. Returns will be e-Filed only. Make an appointment with AARP volunteers when the site is open. No age limit. (3 hr.)

Robin Williams Film Festival
West Boca Branch
Thu, Feb 12, 1:00 pm
"Good Will Hunting."

©Miramax. (127 min.) R

Celebrate the life and legacy of the beloved actor, comedian and humanitarian.

Tech Talk eBooks: One-on-One
West Boca Branch
Tue, Feb 17, 1:30 pm

Ask questions about downloading library eBooks in your own individual session with a librarian. Bring your eReader or tablet, app store login, and your library card. Walk-in registration begins 30 minutes prior to first session. First-come, first-served. (30 min.)

Get Help With Your IRS Tax Return
West Boca Branch
Wed, Feb 18, 10:00 am

Free tax preparation assistance provided by AARP volunteers. Bring your ID, current tax papers and last year's return. Returns will be e-Filed only. Make an appointment with AARP volunteers when the site is open. No age limit. (3 hr.)

It's Scrabble Time!
West Boca Branch
Wed, Feb 18, 2:00 pm

Join with your neighbors to play this classic word game following the official Scrabble rules. (90 min.)

Robin Williams Film Festival
West Boca Branch
Thu, Feb 19, 1:00 pm
"What Dreams May Come."

©Universal Pictures. (113 min.) PG-13

Celebrate the life and legacy of the beloved actor, comedian and humanitarian.

When Jews Were Funny
West Boca Branch
Fri, Feb 20, 2:00 pm

Enjoy this documentary featuring Shecky Greene, Howie Mandel, David Steinberg, Gilbert Gottfried and many others. Filmmaker Alan Zweig surveys the history of Jewish comedy from the early days of the Borscht belt to the present. This film explores ethnicity in the entertainment industry as well as the question of what it means to be Jewish. (89 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated.

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English Exchange
West Boca Branch
Mon, Feb 23, 1:00 pm

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

Pre-Pub Book Club
West Boca Branch
Mon, Feb 23, 2:00 pm

Ever wished that you could get your hands on a book before it hits the library shelf? The Pre-Pub Club meets once a month and is just for you! A Pre-Pub is an advance copy of a book not quite ready for publication. That's right, read and share new fiction and non-fiction books one to three months before they appear in libraries or bookstores! (90 min.)  

Tech Talk eBooks: One-on-One
West Boca Branch
Tue, Feb 24, 10:30 am

Ask questions about downloading library eBooks in your own individual session with a librarian. Bring your eReader or tablet, app store login, and your library card. Walk-in registration begins 30 minutes prior to first session. First-come, first-served. (30 min.)

The Extraordinary Effects of Meditation
West Boca Branch
Tue, Feb 24, 2:00 pm

Longtime meditation instructor John Bednarik, of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, teaches a simple meditation technique that can reduce stress, improve concentration and enhance mental equilibrium. Participate in two 8-minute meditations and discuss the experience. (90 min.)

Get Help With Your IRS Tax Return
West Boca Branch
Wed, Feb 25, 10:00 am

Free tax preparation assistance provided by AARP volunteers. Bring your ID, current tax papers and last year's return. Returns will be e-Filed only. Make an appointment with AARP volunteers when the site is open. No age limit. (3 hr.)

Tech Talk: Car Buying Help - Online Resources
West Boca Branch
Wed, Feb 25, 2:00 pm

An automobile is one of the most expensive purchases a consumer will ever make. Learn about informative resources for first-time buyers and experienced negotiators alike. (60 min.)

Robin Williams Film Festival
West Boca Branch
Thu, Feb 26, 1:00 pm
"August Rush."

©Warner Bros. (114 min.) PG

Celebrate the life and legacy of the beloved actor, comedian and humanitarian.

Children's Program
Baby Story Time
West Boca Branch
Mon, Feb 02, 10:30 am

Baby and parents or caregivers are invited to come share in a time of stories, songs and finger plays. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.)

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After-School Stories and Crafts
West Boca Branch
Tue, Feb 03, 3:30 pm

Hibernaton, Bears and Groundhogs.

Explore the weekly theme through stories, a game, a short film and a craft. Grades K-2. (45 min.)

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Música, baile y sabor latino! (Story Time in Spanish)
West Boca Branch
Thu, Feb 05, 3:30 pm

Jueves, 05 de febrero, 3:30 pm Ven a divertirte y a gozar con la música y ritmos latinoamericanos. También leeremos libros y haremos una linda manualidad. Edades 5 en adelante. (45 min.) Se requiere registrarse.

Minecraft Mania
West Boca Branch
Fri, Feb 06, 3:00 pm

Gather with other Minecraft enthusiasts. Bring your device and challenge other players. Minecraft themed activity pages also available. Ages 7 & up. Space is limited. (90 min.)

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Toddler Story Time
West Boca Branch
Sat, Feb 07, 10:30 am

Come listen to a story or two. We’ll also dance and sing to fun songs and finger plays. Ages 1-2. (30 min.)

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After-School Stories and Crafts
West Boca Branch
Tue, Feb 10, 3:30 pm

Love.

Explore the weekly theme through stories, a game, a short film and a craft. Grades K-2. (45 min.)

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Positively Africa!
West Boca Branch
Wed, Feb 11, 3:30 pm

Experience the music and culture of Africa with Julius and Julia Sanna, of Positively Africa! Children will enjoy playing African instruments and learning simple Swahili songs. All ages. (45 min.)

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Valentine’s Day Celebration
West Boca Branch
Sat, Feb 14, 10:30 am

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with some fun stories, a game, a short film and a craft. Ages 3 & up. (45 min.)

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After-School Stories and Crafts
West Boca Branch
Tue, Feb 17, 3:30 pm

Presidents.

Explore the weekly theme through stories, a game, a short film and a craft. Grades K-2. (45 min.)

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Chinese New Year
West Boca Branch
Thu, Feb 19, 3:30 pm

Let’s learn about the Chinese New Year through stories, a game and a fun craft. Ages 5 & up. (45 min.)

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Lego® in the Library
West Boca Branch
Fri, Feb 20, 3:30 pm

Come show off your building skills. Use our blocks and share your creations with the group. Ages 5-10. Space is limited. (60 min.)

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After-School Stories and Crafts
West Boca Branch
Tue, Feb 24, 3:30 pm

Pets.

Explore the weekly theme through stories, a game, a short film and a craft. Grades K-2. (45 min.)

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Teen Program
Bath Fizzies
West Boca Branch
Sat, Feb 07, 2:30 pm

Create luxurious, scented, bath fizzies for yourself or as a gift. Grades 6 & up. (60 min.)

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Zentangle
West Boca Branch
Sat, Feb 14, 2:30 pm

Explore this stress-relieving doodle based art and create a special card or work of art to display. Grades 6 & up. (60 min.)

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