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All Palm Beach County Library System locations will close at 5:00 pm on Wed, Dec 24 and will remain closed on Thu, Dec 25 & Fri, Dec 26, for Christmas.
All libraries will close at 5:00 pm on Wed, Dec 31, 2014 and will remain closed on Thu, Jan 01, 2015 for New Year's Day.
No materials are due on these days.
 

Events & Programs for All Ages

Meet your friends at the Library to learn new skills or just for fun! Find out what’s going on at your Library.
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Adult Program
Credit Scores - Why Am I a 678?
Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Jan 07, 2:00 pm

A representative from ClearPoint Credit Counseling Solutions, a nonprofit organization, will discuss the importance of good credit management, how to improve your score, and dispute inaccuracies. (90 min.)

Preregister.
Early Childhood Development Screenings (Evaluación Preliminar del Desarrollo para Niños de Temprana Edad)
Lantana Road Branch
Tue, Jan 13, 3:00 pm

Do you have developmental concerns for your child? Please join trained staff, from Florida Atlantic University’s Center for Autism and Related Disabilities, for a free screening of your child at FAU's mobile unit. Screening can lead to early diagnosis and early intervention. Parents must be present at the time of screening to provide consent and receive screening results. Ages 18 mos.-8. Preregister. ¿Se ha preguntado si su hijo o hija tiene problemas de desarrollo? No pierda esta oportunidad de recibir una evaluación preliminar gratis para su hijo o hija. Será ofrecida por profesionales de Florida Atlantic University (FAU), Centro de Autismo y Discapacidades Relacionadas. Esta evaluación preliminar en la unidad móvil de FAU podría ayudar con un diagnóstico y una intervención temprana. Los padres o madres deben estar presentes durante la evaluación preliminar para proveer consentimiento y recibir los resultados. Edades 8 meses-8 años. Se requiere registrarse.

Chess Club
Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Jan 14, 2:00 pm

Practice your strategy skills with other players. Basic game knowledge required. (90 min.)

Preregister.
English Exchange
Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Jan 14, 6:30 pm

Practice speaking English in an informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is necessary. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

Job Help Center
Lantana Road Branch
Thu, Jan 15, 10:00 am

Our librarians can help you with all your job search needs from creating a résumé to applying for a job online. (2 hr.)

eBook Assistance: One-on-One
Lantana Road Branch
Thu, Jan 15, 2:00 pm

Bring your compatible eReader, laptop, tablet or mobile device and a librarian will show you how to borrow the library's eBooks! Call to schedule an appointment. (30 min.)

Presidents and Their First Ladies, Dramatically Speaking: Jerry and Betty Ford
Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Jan 21, 10:30 am

William and Sue Wills bring to life the story of the president and his first lady. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. (60 min.) Preregistration begins Wed, Jan 07, 10:00 am, by phone, in person or online at www.pbclibrary.org/presidents-2015.

English Exchange
Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Jan 21, 6:30 pm

Practice speaking English in an informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is necessary. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

Job Help Center
Lantana Road Branch
Thu, Jan 22, 10:00 am

Our librarians can help you with all your job search needs from creating a résumé to applying for a job online. (2 hr.)

eBook Assistance: One-on-One
Lantana Road Branch
Thu, Jan 22, 2:00 pm

Bring your compatible eReader, laptop, tablet or mobile device and a librarian will show you how to borrow the library's eBooks! Call to schedule an appointment. (30 min.)

Humor of Doris Roberts
Lantana Road Branch
Tue, Jan 27, 2:00 pm

Marjorie Gottlieb Wolfe will provide a humorous look at "Everybody Loves Raymond" character Doris Roberts. (60 min.)

Preregister.
English Exchange
Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Jan 28, 6:30 pm

Practice speaking English in an informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is necessary. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

Small Claims Court
Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Jan 28, 6:30 pm

The Palm Beach County Bar Association will discuss how to present your case to the judge without hiring a lawyer. (90 min.)

Preregister.
Natural Medicine: Finding Trusted Resources
Lantana Road Branch
Thu, Jan 29, 2:00 pm

Learn how to assess health claims and become an educated consumer by learning to ask the right questions. (90 min.)

Children's Program
Warmth of Friendship
Lantana Road Branch
Mon, Dec 29, 2:30 pm

Cozy up to these stories about animals helping each other during winter, and then make a special craft to give a loved one. Ages 4-7. (45 min.)

Preregister.
Movie Singalong Reprise!
Lantana Road Branch
Tue, Dec 30, 2:30 pm

©Walt Disney Pictures. (108 min.) Come join us to singalong and dance! Come dressed up in your favorite Disney gear. All ages. PG

Preregister.
I'm an Animal Tracker!
Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Jan 03, 2:30 pm

You can tell which animal passed by from the scat and tracks it left behind. We'll learn how to track various animals based on these clues. Then we'll create some tracks and scat to take home. Ages 8 & up. (90 min.)

Preregister.
Gone Fishing
Lantana Road Branch
Sun, Jan 04, 3:00 pm

Join us for stories and crafts, and then play the fishing game! You'll never know what kind of tale you'll catch when you're caught reading! Ages 4-7. (45 min.)

Preregister.
Chess Club
Lantana Road Branch
Fri, Jan 09, 3:30 pm

Come learn how to play this fascinating game. Already know how to play? Join us for a few games to sharpen your skills! Ages 8-12. (60 min.)

Preregister.
Hand Prints
Lantana Road Branch
Sun, Jan 11, 2:00 pm

Be ready for paint and dress to get messy because we will be creating paintings with hand and finger prints! Ages 4 & up. (60 min.)

Preregister.
Let it Snow
Lantana Road Branch
Tue, Jan 13, 4:00 pm

Dazzle the sky with intricate snowflakes you'll learn to make! Ages 8 & up. (60 min.)

Preregister.
Appreciate a Dragon Day
Lantana Road Branch
Fri, Jan 16, 3:00 pm

Join us for spellbinding stories about dragons and make a cool dragon craft. Ages 4-7. (45 min.)

Preregister.
Move it!
Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Jan 17, 2:30 pm

Come back for another hour of fun games and activities! Hula hoops, jump ropes, tag and more! Ages 4 & up. (60 min.)

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White Winter
Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Jan 24, 3:00 pm

Join us as we make lots of winter crafts. Ages 5 & up. (60 min.)

Preregister.
Coloring Club
Lantana Road Branch
Fri, Jan 30, 3:30 pm

Come join us for an hour of coloring and relaxing! Ages 4 & up. (60 min.)

Preregister.
LEGO® Club
Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Jan 31, 2:30 pm

Bring your imagination and join us to make something fantastic! Ages 5 & up. (60 min.)

Preregister.
Teen Program
A Sundae on Monday Teen Book Group
Lantana Road Branch
Mon, Dec 22, 3:00 pm

Join us for ice cream sundaes and the chance to talk about whatever you are reading now: manga, graphic novel, fiction, nonfiction, etc. Ages 12-17. (60 min.)

Preregister.
Teen Movie Matinee
Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Dec 27, 2:30 pm

©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. Join us gamers, anime and fantasy fans. Feel free to cosplay as your favorite character from the games or movie. There will be snacks! Ages 13 & up. (101 min.) PG-13

Preregister.
Teen Art Club
Lantana Road Branch
Fri, Jan 02, 3:00 pm

Love manga, comic books or art? Come draw and craft with us! Ages 11 & up. (60 min.)

Preregister.
Teen Hangout
Lantana Road Branch
Thu, Jan 08, 6:00 pm

Join us and do ... whatever: video games, board games, artwork or just hang out with your friends. Ages 12-17. (60 min.)

Preregister.
Reading Buddies Teen Volunteer Program
Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Jan 10, 10:30 am

Assist children in grades K-5 with reading skills and earn community service hours for school. A completed application packet, 1-hour training session, and 3.0 GPA are required. Grades 6 & up. (60 min.)

Preregister.
Teen Chess Club
Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Jan 10, 2:30 pm

Come have some ice cream and play a few games of chess. If you don't know how to play, but would like to learn, join us for a friendly tutorial. Ages 12-17. (60 min.)

Preregister.
Reading Buddies Teen Volunteer Program
Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Jan 17, 10:30 am

Assist children in grades K-5 with reading skills and earn community service hours for school. A completed application packet, 1-hour training session, and 3.0 GPA are required. Grades 6 & up. (60 min.)

Preregister.
Teen Hangout
Lantana Road Branch
Thu, Jan 22, 6:00 pm

Join us and do ... whatever: video games, board games, artwork or just hang out with your friends. Ages 12-17. (60 min.)

Preregister.
Reading Buddies Teen Volunteer Program
Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Jan 24, 10:30 am

Assist children in grades K-5 with reading skills and earn community service hours for school. A completed application packet, 1-hour training session, and 3.0 GPA are required. Grades 6 & up. (60 min.)

Preregister.
Reading Buddies Teen Volunteer Program
Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Jan 31, 10:30 am

Assist children in grades K-5 with reading skills and earn community service hours for school. A completed application packet, 1-hour training session, and 3.0 GPA are required. Grades 6 & up. (60 min.)

Preregister.