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Events & Programs for All Ages

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Adult Program
Meryl Streep Film Festival
West Boca Branch
Thu, Jul 31, 1:00 pm
©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (100 min.) PG-13

View a variety of movies spanning the career of this movie icon. Streep has been nominated for a record 18 Academy Awards and has won three times.

Basic Computer Assistance: One-on-One
West Boca Branch
Thu, Jul 31, 2:00 pm

Ask questions about using Windows, Internet searching, MS Word, email or mousing in a 30-minute individualized session with a librarian. (2 hr.) Sign-up starts 30 minutes before each session. First-come, first-served.

Basic Computer Assistance: One-on-One
West Boca Branch
Thu, Aug 07, 10:30 am

Ask questions about using Windows-based computers, including Internet searching, word processing, email and mousing in your own individual session with a librarian. Walk-in registration begins 30 minutes prior to first session. (30 min.)

Preregister.
Social Networking: One-on-One
West Boca Branch
Tue, Aug 12, 2:00 pm

Ask questions about social networking sites like Facebook, Twitter, Linked-In and more in your own individual session with a librarian. Prerequisites: basic computer skills and an email account. Walk-in registration begins 30 minutes prior to first session. (30 min.)

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eBook Assistance: One-on-One
West Boca Branch
Wed, Aug 13, 10:30 am

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

Basic Computer Assistance: One-on-One
West Boca Branch
Thu, Aug 14, 2:00 pm

Ask questions about using Windows-based computers, including Internet searching, word processing, email and mousing in your own individual session with a librarian. Walk-in registration begins 30 minutes prior to first session. (30 min.)

Preregister.
Basic Computer Assistance: One-on-One
West Boca Branch
Wed, Aug 20, 2:00 pm

Ask questions about using Windows-based computers, including Internet searching, word processing, email and mousing in your own individual session with a librarian. Walk-in registration begins 30 minutes prior to first session. (30 min.)

Preregister.
Social Networking: One-on-One
West Boca Branch
Wed, Aug 27, 2:00 pm

Ask questions about social networking sites like Facebook, Twitter, Linked-In and more in your own individual session with a librarian. Prerequisites: basic computer skills and an email account. Walk-in registration begins 30 minutes prior to first session. (30 min.)

Preregister.
eBook Assistance: One-on-One
West Boca Branch
Thu, Aug 28, 1:30 pm

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

Children's Program
Minecraft Mania
West Boca Branch
Sat, Aug 02, 10:00 am

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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Baby Story Time
West Boca Branch
Mon, Aug 04, 10:30 am

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

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Summer Fun Story Time
West Boca Branch
Tue, Aug 05, 11:30 am

Summer themed story time for preschool-aged children. We’ll read stories, dance and sing to fun songs, watch a short film, and make a simple craft. Ages 3 & up. (45 min.)

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Lego in the Library
West Boca Branch
Wed, Aug 06, 2:30 pm

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

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Toddler Summer Time Stories
West Boca Branch
Thu, Aug 07, 10:30 am

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

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Toddler Story Time
West Boca Branch
Sat, Aug 09, 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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Afternoon Crafts
West Boca Branch
Mon, Aug 11, 2:30 pm

Stop in the story time room for a casual craft time featuring a variety of simple crafts. Ages 3-8. (60 min.)

Popsicle Stick Crafting
West Boca Branch
Thu, Aug 14, 11:00 am

Come see what you can make using popsicle sticks, glue and your imagination. Ages 5-10. (45 min.)

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Get Ready for Kindergarten
West Boca Branch
Sat, Aug 16, 10:30 am

A special story time for all those about to start kindergarten. Listen to stories, play a game, and make a special craft just for new kindergartners. Grade K. (45 min.)

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Number Fun Story Time
West Boca Branch
Tue, Aug 19, 11:30 am

Number themed story time for preschool-aged children. Hear some stories, dance and sing to fun songs, watch a short film, and make a simple craft. Ages 3 & up. (45 min.)

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De regreso a la escuela! (Story Time in Spanish)
West Boca Branch
Wed, Aug 20, 3:30 pm

Y comienzan las clases! Por medio de historias y juegos nos prepararemos para ir a la escuela!
Edades 3 para arriba. (45 min.) Se requiere registrarse.

Toddler Time Number Stories
West Boca Branch
Thu, Aug 21, 10:30 am

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

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Baby Story Time
West Boca Branch
Mon, Aug 25, 10:30 am

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

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Teen Program
Become a Reading Buddy
West Boca Branch
Fri, Aug 01, 10:00 am

Apply at the children’s information desk to be a reading buddy to read and play literacy games with elementary school children. Applications need to be returned and approved prior to starting the program. Meet Mondays at 5:30 pm starting Sep 08. Grades 6-12. (45 min.)

Shrinky Dinks
West Boca Branch
Tue, Aug 05, 3:30 pm

Bring your creativity and a friend and design pins and magnets using the incredible shrinking plastic. Grades 6 -12. (45 min.)

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Tween Wii Time
West Boca Branch
Fri, Aug 08, 2:30 pm

Get out of the heat and come participate in some cool indoor racing, dancing or sports on the Wii. Ages 10-14. (60 min.)

Summer Scrapbooking
West Boca Branch
Thu, Aug 14, 2:30 pm

Accentuate your summer memories! All materials provided, just bring a picture or two and together we will create a scrapbook page. Grades 6 - 12. (45 min.)

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