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Events & Programs for All Ages

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Adult Program
Acoustic Java Jam
Acreage Branch
Sat, Oct 04, 2:00 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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Basic Computer Assistance: One-On-One
Acreage Branch
Wed, Oct 08, 3:00 pm

Do you have questions about Windows, Internet searching, MS Word or Excel, email, mousing or library technology? Call to make an appointment for a one-on-one session with a librarian. (30 min.)

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Fruit Trees for the Florida Homeowner
Acreage Branch
Thu, Oct 09, 6:30 pm

Susan Lerner, Master Gardener and President of the Palm Beach County Rare Fruit Council, will enlighten Florida gardeners about fruit trees that will thrive in this environment. (60 min.)

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Basic Computer Assistance: One-On-One
Acreage Branch
Tue, Oct 14, 10:00 am

Do you have questions about Windows, Internet searching, MS Word or Excel, email, mousing or library technology? Call to make an appointment for a one-on-one session with a librarian. (30 min.)

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Sit 'n' Stitch
Acreage Branch
Tue, Oct 14, 5:00 pm

Learn the fundamentals of crochet, bring your knitting, work on current projects, and share ideas with the group. Some materials provided. Ages 9 & up. (2 hr.)

Sit 'n' Stitch
Acreage Branch
Tue, Oct 21, 5:00 pm

Learn the fundamentals of crochet, bring your knitting, work on current projects, and share ideas with the group. Some materials provided. Ages 9 & up. (2 hr.)

Basic Computer Assistance: One-On-One
Acreage Branch
Thu, Oct 23, 6:00 pm

Do you have questions about Windows, Internet searching, MS Word or Excel, email, mousing or library technology? Call to make an appointment for a one-on-one session with a librarian. (30 min.)

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Children's Program
Character Counts: Sharing & Caring
Acreage Branch
Wed, Oct 08, 11:15 am

Enjoy games, music and stories that enhance our sharing and caring qualities. Make the "I can and you can toucan" craft. Ages 3-5. (45 min.)

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Creature Feature Crafternoon Movie
Acreage Branch
Sat, Oct 11, 2:30 pm

©Walt Disney Pictures. Enjoy a big-screen showing of this holiday classic. Watch three wacky witches run amok while you make your own pair of witch-hunting specs. All ages. (95 min.) PG

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Game Time!
Acreage Branch
Tue, Oct 14, 3:30 pm

Play some Wii games, board games or card games with snacks and good friends. Ages 6-12. (90 min.)

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Musical Tykes
Acreage Branch
Wed, Oct 15, 2:30 pm

Do you have a favorite story time song or just love music? Come for a special all-musical jam session. We'll rock out with lots of instruments as we keep the music going. Ages 2-5. (30 min.)

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Your Pizza Place
Acreage Branch
Thu, Oct 16, 3:30 pm

Want to know what it's like to own and run a pizza parlor? Games and challenges let you be the waiter, chef and cashier in our Pretend Pizza Palace, then celebrate your new business with a real pizza party! Ages 6-10. (60 min.)

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LEGO® Builders Club
Acreage Branch
Sat, Oct 18, 2:30 pm

Meet fellow builders and work together or alone on creative projects. Ages 6-12. (90 min.)

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The Itsy Bitsy Spider
Acreage Branch
Tue, Oct 21, 2:00 pm

Come and join the arachnophobia fun and spin a web craft for the Itsy Bitsy Spider and friends. Ages 3-5. (60 min.)

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Thumbkin Pumpkin Patch
Acreage Branch
Wed, Oct 22, 2:00 pm

Share in a bounty of pumpkin activities including stories, songs and an art project as we explore the autumn season. Ages 3-5. (60 min.)

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Club Pokémon
Acreage Branch
Wed, Oct 29, 6:30 pm

Bring your DS or Pokémon cards to battle, trade and enjoy a snack with new friends. Ages 6-12. (90 min.)

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Tiny Tots Trick or Treat!
Acreage Branch
Fri, Oct 31, 10:15 am

Bring your little princess, pirate, hero or witch to a morning of rhymes, games, songs, snacks and fun! Then join our Trick or Treat parade around the library to get some special treats. Ages 1-3.

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Spooky Treats Story Time
Acreage Branch
Fri, Oct 31, 3:30 pm

A jack-o'-lantern full of fun awaits you during this special seasonal story time. Listen to spooky stories, play monstrous games, and enjoy some tasty treats. Show off your costume and visit all three library desks for even more surprises. Ages 4-8. (60 min.)

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Teen Program
Japanese Anime & Culture Club
Acreage Branch
Wed, Oct 15, 6:00 pm

Celebrate the ancestor festival of Obon with anime and snacks! Chat with friends and fans about cool holiday traditions from Japan. Ages 12-17. (2 hr.)

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Ridiculously Rotten Movie Nite
Acreage Branch
Tue, Oct 21, 6:00 pm

©Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc. What's more terrifying than a clown? Hang out and LOL at this hilariously terrible movie to find out. Snacks and drinks provided. Ages 12-17. (88 min.) PG-13

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Gamerz Nite
Acreage Branch
Wed, Oct 22, 5:30 pm

Join a game of Yu-Gi-Oh!, play Smash Bros. or other Wii games, or try a new board game. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (2 hr.)

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Pizza Chat: Fic Swap!
Acreage Branch
Tue, Oct 28, 6:00 pm

Get ready to share what scares you! This month we're going to share a part of our favorite scary book, comic, short story, fanfic or manga while enjoying pizza, candy and drinks. Ages 12-17. (60-90 min.)

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Acting Up!
Acreage Branch
Thu, Oct 30, 5:30 pm

Come hungry for drama, laughter, pizza and play as we work on basic acting skills with cheesy theater games. Ages 12-17. (90 min.)

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