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Adult Program
Off Beat Book Discussion
Jupiter Branch
Tue, Mar 10, 2:00 pm

Discover books that you might not run across yourself in this new book discussion group. Sign up at the information desk and pick up a copy of the book. This month the book is "Z: A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald," by Therese Anne Fowler. (90 min.)

eBook Assistance: One-on-One
Jupiter Branch
Wed, Mar 11, 10:00 am

Call to make an appointment any time this month with a librarian to learn how you can borrow eBooks. Bring your compatible eReader, laptop, tablet or mobile device. (30 min.)

Game Night
Jupiter Branch
Thu, Mar 12, 6:00 pm

Unplug and enjoy classic games like Scrabble or bring your own favorite board game to share and play with others. (90 min.)

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Magic: The Gathering Game Night
Jupiter Branch
Tue, Mar 17, 5:30 pm

Looking for a place to play Magic: The Gathering? Come play and meet other players for a regularly-scheduled monthly event. The meetings will be non-DCI-sanctioned, and all casual formats are welcome. Bring your own decks.

Reader In-Transit Book Discussion Group
Jupiter Branch
Thu, Mar 19, 6:00 pm

Do you love books that help you explore the world? Then join Danielle and find yourself transported! Sign up at the information desk and pick up a copy of the book. This month the book is "Packing for Mars: The Curious Science of Life in the Void," by Mary Roach. (90 min.)

Image Transfer Workshop
Jupiter Branch
Fri, Mar 20, 2:00 pm

Are you a crafter or artisan? Meet Nancy and Diane to learn about different image transfer methods suitable for collage, journals or altered books. We will explore blender pen, cold laminate and gel transfers among others. (90 min.)

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Fifty Shades of Book Reading: Session Two
Jupiter Branch
Sat, Mar 21, 3:00 pm

Back by popular demand! If you attended January’s event you know we offered five brilliant shades of fiction for your reading pleasure. Join us this month to hear about other shades of reading from the Jupiter Branch’s reading recommendation experts. Genres to be announced. Visit our Facebook page event for more information. (90 min.)

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Medicare Part D
Jupiter Branch
Tue, Mar 24, 2:00 pm

Are you having difficulty navigating Medicare prescription drug plans? Join representatives from SHINE (Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders) for a free Medicare Part D presentation to help you understand your prescription drug benefits, summarize eligibility, and teach you how to choose a Medicare drug plan. (60 min.)

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Telescope Viewing Night
Jupiter Branch
Tue, Mar 24, 6:00 pm

Join the Astronomical Society of the Palm Beaches to gaze at the stars in the night sky through a telescope and be transfixed by beauty. Don't miss this last opportunity to take part. They will be back to visit us again next fall season. (2 hr.)

Adult Book Discussion Series
Jupiter Branch
Fri, Mar 27, 2:00 pm

"Brooklyn," by Colm Toibin.

The popular book discussion facilitator, Donna Gruber Adair, is back this season for our adult book discussion series. Sign up at the information desk, pick up a copy of the book to check out, and then join Donna and other readers on the 4th Friday of the month for an interesting discussion. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. (90 min.)

Adult Book Discussion Series
Jupiter Branch
Fri, Mar 27, 2:00 pm

The popular book discussion facilitator Donna Gruber Adair is back this season for our adult book discussion series. Sign up at the information desk and pick up a copy of "Brooklyn," by Colm Toibin. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. (90 min.)

Adult Book Discussion Series
Jupiter Branch
Fri, Apr 24, 2:00 pm

"Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter," by Tom Franklin.

The popular book discussion facilitator, Donna Gruber Adair, is back this season for our adult book discussion series. Sign up at the information desk, pick up a copy of the book to check out, and then join Donna and other readers on the 4th Friday of the month for an interesting discussion. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. (90 min.)

Children's Program
Thursday Craft-a-Palooza
Jupiter Branch
Thu, Mar 05, 3:30 pm

Celebrate National Craft Month by making something clever and crafty. Ages 5-10. (45 min.)

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It's Me, Mario!
Jupiter Branch
Tue, Mar 10, 4:30 pm

In honor of Mario Day, we challenge you to a game of Mario Party! Ages 8-16. (60 min.)

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Book Cooks - Rainbows
Jupiter Branch
Wed, Mar 11, 11:00 am

Listen to stories about our special theme, then make a food-related craft. Materials provided. Ages 3-5. (45 min.)

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CANCELLED - Brain Science
Jupiter Branch
Thu, Mar 12, 4:00 pm

With help from members of the Palm Beach Chapter of the Society for Neuroscience, kids will perform experiments to explore how the brain processes sensory information and build models of the nervous system. Ages 9-12. (60 min.)

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Foam Fun for the Family
Jupiter Branch
Sun, Mar 15, 2:00 pm

Bring your family and your imagination and use our collection of foam to make all sorts of crafts: visors, door hangers and whatever else you can think up! Ages 2 & up. (30 min.)

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Tiny Tot Art - Finger Painting
Jupiter Branch
Wed, Mar 18, 9:30 am

Calling all little artists to crawl, waddle or walk on over for some tiny tot art! Dress to get messy. Ages 1-3. (30 min.)

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Springtime Stomp
Jupiter Branch
Thu, Mar 19, 11:00 am

Twist, jump, shake and wiggle to your favorite story time tunes. Ages 2-4. (30 min.)

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Thursday Craft-a-Palooza
Jupiter Branch
Thu, Mar 19, 3:30 pm

Celebrate National Craft Month by making something clever and crafty. Ages 5-10. (45 min.)

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Block Party: LEGO® Bricks in the Library
Jupiter Branch
Sun, Mar 22, 1:00 pm

Get creative and have fun building with our LEGO® collection. Ages 5-10. (60 min.)

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American Girl Club - Meet Kaya
Jupiter Branch
Mon, Mar 23, 3:00 pm

If you loved reading about the American Girls, our American Girl Club is for you! Join us for crafts, games or other activities inspired by the American Girls and the times in which they lived. Grades 1-5. (60 min.)

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Thursday Craft-a-Palooza
Jupiter Branch
Thu, Mar 26, 3:30 pm

Celebrate National Craft Month by making something clever and crafty. Ages 5-10. (45 min.)

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Teen Program
Japanese Movie and Tea Party
Jupiter Branch
Wed, Mar 18, 3:30 pm

Ready to get your otaku on? Spend a spring break afternoon snacking on Japanese treats and tea, trying your hand at origami, and watching an anime movie. Feel free to dress up in your otaku finest, whether that's a kimono or your favorite cat ears and anime T-shirt. Bring your friends! Ages 13-18. (90 min.)

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