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E.g., 2015-06-29
E.g., 2015-06-29
Adult Program
Book-a-Librarian: eBooks
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Jun 03, 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.
Preregister. (30 min.)
Book-a-Librarian: eBooks
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Jun 03, 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.
Preregister. (30 min.)
Book-a-Librarian: eBooks
West Boynton Branch
Thu, Jun 04, 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.
Preregister. (30 min.)
Popcorn and a Movie
West Boynton Branch
Mon, Jun 08, 1:30 pm
Into the Woods ©Walt Disney Pictures. (124 min.)
Preregister. PG
Belly Dancing All Levels
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Jun 09, 2:00 pm
Dawn Rhys, a certified belly dance instructor, takes you on a four-week series of belly dance lessons. Belly dancers of all levels and abilities will benefit from these lessons. Please make sure to wear comfortable clothing and bring your own water bottle.
Preregister. (60 min.)
Sherlock Holmes Mystery Club
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Jun 09, 7:00 pm
The game's afoot with facilitator Howard Schoen and other Sherlock fans for films and discussions of the renowned literary detective.
(75 min.)
Book-a-Librarian: eBooks
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Jun 10, 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.
Preregister. (30 min.)
Book-a-Librarian: eBooks
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Jun 10, 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.
Preregister. (30 min.)
Book & Film Discussion
West Boynton Branch
Thu, Jun 11, 2:00 pm
Discuss Laura Hillenbrand's book "Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption." Return on 6/15 to see the film followed by a brief discussion.
Participate in an inspiring book discussion and film viewing of an incredibly resilient man, Louie Zamperini, who lived through a series of catastrophes and persevered during WWII.
(60 min.)
Preregister.
Interesting and Tragic Life of Mark Twain
West Boynton Branch
Fri, Jun 12, 2:00 pm
Dr. Matt Klauza, a professor at Palm Beach State College, will talk about the interesting life of Mark Twain. His name is synonymous with innocence and nostalgia, with painting fences and Mississippi River rafts, with Princes, Paupers, and Connecticut Yankees. However, much more lies behind the man in the white suit, including a darker side.
Preregister. (60 min.)
Musical Performance
West Boynton Branch
Sun, Jun 14, 2:30 pm
From folk tunes to movie themes, the Clarion Handbell Ensemble presents a variety of songs and styles for your listening pleasure.
(45 min.)
Book & Film Discussion
West Boynton Branch
Mon, Jun 15, 1:00 pm
"Unbroken."
©‎Universal Pictures.
(137 min.)
Watch the film adaptation of Hillenbrand's book followed by a brief discussion. Popcorn provided by the Friends of the Library.
Participate in an inspiring book discussion and film viewing of an incredibly resilient man, Louie Zamperini, who lived through a series of catastrophes and persevered during WWII.
(2.5 hr.)
Preregister.
PG-13
Belly Dancing All Levels
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Jun 16, 2:00 pm
Dawn Rhys, a certified belly dance instructor, takes you on a four-week series of belly dance lessons. Belly dancers of all levels and abilities will benefit from these lessons. Please make sure to wear comfortable clothing and bring your own water bottle.
Preregister. (60 min.)
Tertulia Literaria (Book Discussion, in Spanish: "Old Gringo")
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Jun 16, 6:30 pm
Martes, 16 de junio, 6:30 pm Únase a nosotros para una discusión sobre "Gringo Viejo" de Carlos Fuentes. Las copias están disponibles en el mostrador de Información.
(90 min.)
Book-a-Librarian: eBooks
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Jun 17, 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.
Preregister. (30 min.)
Book-a-Librarian: eBooks
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Jun 17, 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.
Preregister. (30 min.)
Medicare Part D: Prescription Drug Coverage
West Boynton Branch
Thu, Jun 18, 2:00 pm
Navigating the Medicare prescription drug plans can be confusing. Desirae Carter, a specialist from SHINE, Florida Department of Elder Affairs, helps clarify prescription drug benefits, summarize eligibility and enrollment, and discusses how to choose a Medicare drug plan.
Preregister. (90 min.)
Presidents in Florida
West Boynton Branch
Fri, Jun 19, 3:30 pm
The 2016 Presidential campaign is already underway and Florida may have two major candidates this year. Florida Historian Dr. Jim Clark will discuss the history of presidential politics in Florida, and will take your questions. A book signing will follow. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
Preregister. (60 min.)
Belly Dancing All Levels
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Jun 23, 2:00 pm
Dawn Rhys, a certified belly dance instructor, takes you on a four-week series of belly dance lessons. Belly dancers of all levels and abilities will benefit from these lessons. Please make sure to wear comfortable clothing and bring your own water bottle.
Preregister. (60 min.)
Landlord and Tenant Rights
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Jun 23, 6:30 pm
Palm Beach County Bar Association informs you about the residential landlord/tenant relationship including the drafting of the lease, the rights and responsibilities of the landlord and tenant, the Florida statutes concerning the residential landlord/tenant relationship, and court procedures in a landlord/tenant lawsuit.
Preregister. (60 min.)
Book-a-Librarian: eBooks
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Jun 24, 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.
Preregister. (30 min.)
Book-a-Librarian: eBooks
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Jun 24, 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.
Preregister. (30 min.)
Crafternoon: Paper Mosaics
West Boynton Branch
Thu, Jun 25, 2:30 pm
Create a mosaic using a variety of beautiful scrapbook paper. Make a flower pattern, a “crazy quilt”, or an image of your own design. Materials provided.
Preregister. (60 min.)
Belly Dancing All Levels
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Jun 30, 2:00 pm
Dawn Rhys, a certified belly dance instructor, takes you on a four-week series of belly dance lessons. Belly dancers of all levels and abilities will benefit from these lessons. Please make sure to wear comfortable clothing and bring your own water bottle.
Preregister. (60 min.)
Children's Program
Chess Class for Beginners
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Jun 03, 3:00 pm

Discover the basics of chess with an award-winning instructor. Ages 8-12.

Preregister. (30 min.)
Chess Club
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Jun 03, 3:30 pm

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

Preregister. (60 min.)
The Magic of The Amazing Mr. A
West Boynton Branch
Sat, Jun 06, 11:00 am

It's a variety-style magic show you won't want to miss! With magic, comedy, ventriloquism and audience participation, Mr. A will leave you laughing. All ages. (45 min.)

Preregister.
Superhero Caped Crusaders!
West Boynton Branch
Sat, Jun 06, 1:00 pm

Calling all superheroes to the Summer Reading Kickoff event! Design your very own superhero cape with cool designs and parade with us like a "superman" or "wonder kid!" Ages 3 & up.

Preregister. (45 min.)
Stitch N Time Club
West Boynton Branch
Mon, Jun 08, 2:30 pm

Chat, knit and create fun projects of your own imagination. Space is limited.

Preregister. (90 min.)
NightTime Story Time
West Boynton Branch
Mon, Jun 08, 6:00 pm

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

Preregister. (45 min.)
Origami Yoda Book Pages
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Jun 09, 2:00 pm

Star Wars and origami enthusiasts discuss your favorite characters, activities and origami puppets! Ages 8-12.

Preregister. (45 min.)
Chess Class for Beginners
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Jun 10, 3:00 pm

Discover the basics of chess with an award-winning instructor. Ages 8-12.

Preregister. (30 min.)
Chess Club
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Jun 10, 3:30 pm

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

Preregister. (60 min.)
Toddlers Read & Play
West Boynton Branch
Fri, Jun 12, 10:15 am

Start with stories and songs. Take a short break, then return to play. Ages 18-30 mos.

Preregister. (90 min.)
Celebrate Father’s Day: My Dad, My Hero!
West Boynton Branch
Mon, Jun 15, 11:00 am

Do you have a super dad that you really love? Surprise him with a gift! Ages 3-5.

Preregister. (45 min.)
Stitch N Time Club
West Boynton Branch
Mon, Jun 15, 2:30 pm

Chat, knit and create fun projects of your own imagination. Space is limited.

Preregister. (90 min.)
Celebrate Father’s Day: My Dad, Super Dad!
West Boynton Branch
Mon, Jun 15, 4:00 pm

Share your super dad’s story on this special occasion. Make a surprise gift! Ages 4-7.

Preregister. (45 min.)
Chess Class for Beginners
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Jun 17, 3:00 pm

Discover the basics of chess with an award-winning instructor. Ages 8-12.

Preregister. (30 min.)
Chess Club
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Jun 17, 3:30 pm

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

Preregister. (60 min.)
No Pet Peeve
West Boynton Branch
Fri, Jun 19, 1:00 pm

Palm Beach County Animal Care and Control presents an interactive presentation about responsible pet care, including a puppet show and a question and answer session. Ages 3 & up.

Preregister. (45 min.)
Block Party: LEGO® Bricks
West Boynton Branch
Fri, Jun 19, 10:15 pm

Builders create superhero vehicles and animals out of LEGO® bricks. Ages 6-10.

Preregister. (45 min.)
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.)

Preregister.
Stitch N Time Club
West Boynton Branch
Mon, Jun 22, 2:30 pm

Chat, knit and create fun projects of your own imagination. Space is limited.

Preregister. (90 min.)
Origami Yoda Book Pages
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Jun 23, 2:00 pm

Star Wars and origami enthusiasts discuss your favorite characters, activities and origami puppets! Ages 8-12.

Preregister. (45 min.)
Chess Class for Beginners
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Jun 24, 3:00 pm

Discover the basics of chess with an award-winning instructor. Ages 8-12.

Preregister. (30 min.)
Chess Club
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Jun 24, 3:30 pm

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

Preregister. (60 min.)
Every Hero Has a Story: Shark Spectacular with Jurassic Parts
West Boynton Branch
Fri, Jun 26, 10:30 am

Fascinated with sharks? See jaws and teeth from over two dozen sharks from around the world and touch a real shark jaw, shark skin and a fossil Megalodon shark tooth. Learn fun facts about sharks and why their conservation is so important. Each child will go home with a genuine fossil shark tooth! Ages 5 & up. (45 min.)

Preregister.
Splash Good Time
West Boynton Branch
Fri, Jun 26, 1:30 pm

The Drowning Prevention Coalition teaches you how to make swimming and playing in the water safe and fun! Go home with surprises. Ages 3 & up.

Preregister. (45 min.)
Stitch N Time Club
West Boynton Branch
Mon, Jun 29, 2:30 pm

Chat, knit and create fun projects of your own imagination. Space is limited.

Preregister. (90 min.)
Teen Program
VolunTeen Orientation
West Boynton Branch
Sat, May 30, 2:30 pm
Interested summer VolunTeens must attend one mandatory informational meeting in preparation for summer volunteer hours. Ages 12-18.
Preregister. (60 min.)
Stitch N Time Club
West Boynton Branch
Mon, Jun 08, 2:30 pm
Chat, knit and create fun projects of your own imagination. Space is limited. Ages 8-17.
Preregister. (90 min.)
Pen, Paper, Pizza
West Boynton Branch
Thu, Jun 11, 6:30 pm
Energize yourself with pepperoni or cheese pizza while you share what you have penned to paper (fiction, prose, poetry, etc.) in a friendly group setting. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
Preregister. (90 min.)
Stitch N Time Club
West Boynton Branch
Mon, Jun 15, 2:30 pm
Chat, knit and create fun projects of your own imagination. Space is limited. Ages 8-17.
Preregister. (90 min.)
Teen Flick
West Boynton Branch
Thu, Jun 18, 4:00 pm
The Hunger Games Mockingjay - Part I ©Lions Gate Films, Inc. (123 min.) Popcorn and a movie. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Ages 12-17.
Preregister. PG-13
Stitch N Time Club
West Boynton Branch
Mon, Jun 22, 2:30 pm
Chat, knit and create fun projects of your own imagination. Space is limited. Ages 8-17.
Preregister. (90 min.)
Quilled Masks
West Boynton Branch
Thu, Jun 25, 4:00 pm
Curl simple strips of paper into beautiful designs to create a Venetian superhero mask.
Preregister. (45 min.)
Stitch N Time Club
West Boynton Branch
Mon, Jun 29, 2:30 pm
Chat, knit and create fun projects of your own imagination. Space is limited. Ages 8-17.
Preregister. (90 min.)