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Events & Programs for All Ages

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E.g., 2015-03-31
E.g., 2015-03-31
Adult Program
Book-a-Librarian: eBooks
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Apr 01, 9:00 am

Book an appointment for a one-on-one session with a library staff member. Call to find out what you need to bring along with your eReader. Appointment times are Wednesdays between 9:00-11:00 am and 2:00-4:00 pm; limited Thursday afternoons. (30 min.)

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Book-a-Librarian: eBooks
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Apr 01, 2:00 pm

Book an appointment for a one-on-one session with a library staff member. Call to find out what you need to bring along with your eReader. Appointment times are Wednesdays between 9:00-11:00 am and 2:00-4:00 pm; limited Thursday afternoons. (30 min.)

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Book-a-Librarian: eBooks
West Boynton Branch
Thu, Apr 02, 2:00 pm

Book an appointment for a one-on-one session with a library staff member. Call to find out what you need to bring along with your eReader. Appointment times are Wednesdays between 9:00-11:00 am and 2:00-4:00 pm; limited Thursday afternoons. (30 min.)

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Book-a-Librarian: eBooks
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Apr 08, 9:00 am

Book an appointment for a one-on-one session with a library staff member. Call to find out what you need to bring along with your eReader. Appointment times are Wednesdays between 9:00-11:00 am and 2:00-4:00 pm; limited Thursday afternoons. (30 min.)

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Book-a-Librarian: eBooks
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Apr 08, 2:00 pm

Book an appointment for a one-on-one session with a library staff member. Call to find out what you need to bring along with your eReader. Appointment times are Wednesdays between 9:00-11:00 am and 2:00-4:00 pm; limited Thursday afternoons. (30 min.)

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Earth Day Craft and Exchange
West Boynton Branch
Thu, Apr 09, 2:30 pm

Recycle old buttons by weaving them together with twine, string or hemp to make your own stylish accessory; materials provided. Do you have mounds of unused yarn, buttons, fabric or beads that you'd like to exchange or donate? Bring a small box of items and see what's available to take home. (60 min.)

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In Observance of Holocaust Remembrance Day: Book Discussion: "The Boy in the Striped Pajamas," by John Boyne
West Boynton Branch
Mon, Apr 13, 2:00 pm

Reread this award-winning story and share your thoughts in a staff-led book discussion. Copies of the book are available at the information desk. (60 min.)

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When Jews Were Funny
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Apr 14, 2:00 pm

Watch this entertaining 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 what it means to be Jewish. (89 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated.

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Book-a-Librarian: eBooks
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Apr 15, 9:00 am

Book an appointment for a one-on-one session with a library staff member. Call to find out what you need to bring along with your eReader. Appointment times are Wednesdays between 9:00-11:00 am and 2:00-4:00 pm; limited Thursday afternoons. (30 min.)

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Book-a-Librarian: eBooks
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Apr 15, 2:00 pm

Book an appointment for a one-on-one session with a library staff member. Call to find out what you need to bring along with your eReader. Appointment times are Wednesdays between 9:00-11:00 am and 2:00-4:00 pm; limited Thursday afternoons. (30 min.)

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Matters of the Heart: Aging in Place with Dignity
West Boynton Branch
Thu, Apr 16, 1:00 pm

The Alzheimer’s Association presents a program designed to provide seniors and caregivers with tools that will empower them to stay in control of their health care matters while aging in the comfort of their own home. (60 min.)

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In Observance of Holocaust Remembrance Day: Movie Special
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Apr 21, 2:00 pm

©Miramax. (93 min.) PG-13

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Tertulia Literaria (Book Discussion in Spanish: "A Day of Anger.")
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Apr 21, 6:30 pm

Martes, 21 de abril, 6:30 pm Únase a nosotros para una discusión sobre "Un dia de cólera" de Arturo Pérez-Reverte. Las copias están disponibles en el mostrador de Información. (90 min.)

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Book-a-Librarian: eBooks
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Apr 22, 9:00 am

Book an appointment for a one-on-one session with a library staff member. Call to find out what you need to bring along with your eReader. Appointment times are Wednesdays between 9:00-11:00 am and 2:00-4:00 pm; limited Thursday afternoons. (30 min.)

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Book-a-Librarian: eBooks
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Apr 22, 2:00 pm

Book an appointment for a one-on-one session with a library staff member. Call to find out what you need to bring along with your eReader. Appointment times are Wednesdays between 9:00-11:00 am and 2:00-4:00 pm; limited Thursday afternoons. (30 min.)

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Writers LIVE! Presents: James O. Born
West Boynton Branch
Thu, Apr 23, 2:00 pm

This Florida crime novelist will talk about his new book “Scent of Murder.” (90 min.) Preregistration begins Mon, Apr 13, 10:00 am, by phone, in person or online at www.pbclibrary.org/writers-live-2015.

In Observance of Holocaust Remembrance Day: Meet the Holocaust Survivor: James Bachner
West Boynton Branch
Mon, Apr 27, 1:30 pm

One of the last few Holocaust Survivors, James Bachner, will talk about his darkest years and how he eventually landed in America. (60 min.)

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To Go or Not To Go ... Answer the E. R. Question When Chest Pain Calls
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Apr 28, 2:00 pm

Dr. Charles L. Harring from Bethesda Memorial Hospital discusses many of the common causes of chest pain and explains which symptoms require immediate medical attention and why. (60 min.)

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Book-a-Librarian: eBooks
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Apr 29, 9:00 am

Book an appointment for a one-on-one session with a library staff member. Call to find out what you need to bring along with your eReader. Appointment times are Wednesdays between 9:00-11:00 am and 2:00-4:00 pm; limited Thursday afternoons. (30 min.)

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Book-a-Librarian: eBooks
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Apr 29, 2:00 pm

Book an appointment for a one-on-one session with a library staff member. Call to find out what you need to bring along with your eReader. Appointment times are Wednesdays between 9:00-11:00 am and 2:00-4:00 pm; limited Thursday afternoons. (30 min.)

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TV Variety: Behind the Scenes from Bruce Martin
West Boynton Branch
Thu, Apr 30, 2:00 pm

From Ed Sullivan with the Beetles to Barbra Streisand Specials, Bruce Martin will talk about four variety shows and present a DVD of a music segment; followed by Q&A session. (60 min.)

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Children's Program
Chess Class for Beginners
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Apr 01, 3:00 pm

Discover the basics of chess with an award-winning instructor. Ages 8-12. (30 min.)

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Chess Club
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Apr 01, 3:30 pm

Challenge other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and perfect your own skills. Ages 8-12. (60 min.)

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Block Party: LEGO® Bricks in the Library
West Boynton Branch
Sat, Apr 04, 10:00 am

Builders construct vehicles, buildings or animals out of LEGO® bricks. Ages 6-10. (45 min.)

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Chess Class for Beginners
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Apr 08, 3:00 pm

Discover the basics of chess with an award-winning instructor. Ages 8-12. (30 min.)

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Chess Club
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Apr 08, 3:30 pm

Challenge other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and perfect your own skills. Ages 8-12. (60 min.)

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Nighttime Story Time
West Boynton Branch
Mon, Apr 13, 6:00 pm

Make a date to participate in the monthly nighttime story time. Ages 3 & up. (45 min.)

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Chess Class for Beginners
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Apr 15, 3:00 pm

Discover the basics of chess with an award-winning instructor. Ages 8-12. (30 min.)

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Chess Club
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Apr 15, 3:30 pm

Challenge other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and perfect your own skills. Ages 8-12. (60 min.)

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Saturday Morning Matinee
West Boynton Branch
Sat, Apr 18, 10:00 am

©Walt Disney Pictures. (93 min.) Popcorn and a movie for the whole family. PG

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Earth Day, Hooray!
West Boynton Branch
Mon, Apr 20, 4:00 pm

Bring your ‘green thumbs’ to plant in celebration of our home, the Earth. Ages 4-8. (45 min.)

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Chess Class for Beginners
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Apr 22, 3:00 pm

Discover the basics of chess with an award-winning instructor. Ages 8-12. (30 min.)

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Chess Club
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Apr 22, 3:30 pm

Challenge other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and perfect your own skills. Ages 8-12. (60 min.)

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Out of this Web! (or World Wide Web)
West Boynton Branch
Mon, Apr 27, 4:00 pm

Safely explore the web, play games, and make an out of the "web" craft. Ages 5-8. (45 min.)

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Chess Class for Beginners
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Apr 29, 3:00 pm

Discover the basics of chess with an award-winning instructor. Ages 8-12. (30 min.)

Preregister.
Chess Club
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Apr 29, 3:30 pm

Challenge other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and perfect your own skills. Ages 8-12. (60 min.)

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Make & Take Crafts
West Boynton Branch
Sat, Apr 11, 11:00 am

Try your hand at a variety of projects for crafty kids to create and enjoy. Ages 3-8. (45 min.)

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Teen Program
Decorative Doodling for Paper Crafters
West Boynton Branch
Thu, Apr 09, 5:00 pm

Explore paper crafting techniques to design your own stationery, personalize a scrapbook, decorate a journal, and more. Materials provided. (60 min.)

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Do the Write Thing: A Monthly Teen Writing Workshop
West Boynton Branch
Thu, Apr 09, 6:30 pm

Fine-tune your writing skills in fiction, non-fiction, poetry or prose. Share your work in progress and get constructive feedback in a supportive atmosphere led by Caryn DeVincenti from PBC Florida Writers' Association. Ages 12-17. (2 hr.)

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In Observance of Holocaust Remembrance Day: Book Discussion: "The Boy in the Striped Pajamas," by John Boyne
West Boynton Branch
Mon, Apr 13, 2:00 pm

Reread this award-winning story and share your thoughts in a staff-led book discussion. Copies of the book are available at the information desk. (60 min.)

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Paper Beading
West Boynton Branch
Thu, Apr 16, 4:30 pm

Roll your own beads to create unique one-of-a-kind jewelry to share with family and friends. Ages 12-17. (60 min.)

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In Observance of Holocaust Remembrance Day: Movie Special
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Apr 21, 2:00 pm

©Miramax. (93 min.) PG-13

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Teen Flick
West Boynton Branch
Thu, Apr 30, 4:30 pm

©Universal Pictures. (101 min.) Popcorn and a movie. Ages 12-17. PG

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