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Events & Programs for All Ages

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Adult Program
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.)

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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.)

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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.

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.)

Job Help Center
Lantana Road Branch
Tue, Feb 03, 10:00 am

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

Black History Month Movie
Lantana Road Branch
Tue, Feb 03, 2:00 pm

©Dreamworks Pictures. (149 min.) PG-13

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English Exchange
Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Feb 04, 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.

Black History Month Kickoff Event: Jazz Saxophone Performance by Randy Corinthian
Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Feb 07, 2:00 pm

Honored as one of South Florida’s “40 under 40 Black Leaders of Today and Tomorrow,” by Legacy Magazine in 2012 and by ICABA HONORS as a Finalist for Entertainer of The Year in 2013, Randy Corinthian will share the soulful and scintillating sounds of the jazz saxophone in his solo performance to celebrate the beginning of Black History Month events throughout the County. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. (60 min.)

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Job Help Center
Lantana Road Branch
Tue, Feb 10, 10:00 am

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

Black History Month Movie
Lantana Road Branch
Tue, Feb 10, 2:00 pm

©Warner Bros. (128 min.) PG-13

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Negro Settlers of Delray Beach
Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Feb 11, 2:00 pm

Learn about the black community that migrated to Delray Beach from the Bahamas, Carolinas and North Florida in this presentation by the Spady Cultural Heritage Museum. (30 min.)

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English Exchange
Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Feb 11, 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.

eBook Assistance
Lantana Road Branch
Thu, Feb 12, 2:00 pm

Call for an appointment and learn how to borrow the library's eBooks. Bring your compatible eReader, tablet, mobile device or laptop. (30 min.)

Black History Month Movie
Lantana Road Branch
Tue, Feb 17, 2:00 pm

©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (117 min.) PG-13

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Chess Club
Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Feb 18, 2:00 pm

Do you play chess? Would you like to learn or challenge your skills and practice new tactics and strategies? Players of all levels welcome to this open house chess club. Sets and boards provided. (90 min.)

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English Exchange
Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Feb 18, 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.

Living Healthy for Seniors
Lantana Road Branch
Thu, Feb 19, 2:00 pm

Learn about healthy living tips, including fall prevention, from the Area Agency on Aging. (60 min.)

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Who Am I? A Lesson for Black History Month
Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Feb 21, 11:00 am

Young adults will portray famous African Americans in a performance called "Who Am I?" (60 min.)

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eBook Assistance
Lantana Road Branch
Mon, Feb 23, 2:00 pm

Call for an appointment and learn how to borrow the library's eBooks. Bring your compatible eReader, tablet, mobile device or laptop. (30 min.)

Job Help Center
Lantana Road Branch
Tue, Feb 24, 10:00 am

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

Nutrition Through the Golden Years
Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Feb 25, 2:00 pm

Senior Public Health Nutritionist Shana Bayder, from the Delray Beach Health Department, will discuss the rise in obesity, fat in your diet, vitamins, antioxidants, the risk and side effects of nutrition supplements, and more. (60 min.)

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English Exchange
Lantana Road Branch
Wed, Feb 25, 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.

Martin Luther King Jr.
Lantana Road Branch
Thu, Feb 26, 2:00 pm

Steve White, from the Martin Luther King Committee, will discuss the life of Martin Luther King Jr.

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Children's Program
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.)

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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.)

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Harry Potter Book Night
Lantana Road Branch
Thu, Feb 05, 6:30 pm

Wizards, muggles and magical creatures - join us to celebrate the world's first Harry Potter Book Night! We will have quizzes, games and activities. Feel free to wear your best wizarding robes or Quidditch uniform. Ages 8 & up. (60 min.)

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Valentine, Won't You be Mine?
Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Feb 07, 2:30 pm

Listen to sugary sweet stories and then make a special card for a loved one. Ages 4-7. (45 min.)

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Move It!
Lantana Road Branch
Sun, Feb 08, 2:00 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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Kisses & Hugs, Eww ... Yuck!
Lantana Road Branch
Mon, Feb 09, 3:30 pm

If Valentine's Day is not your thing, come chill out, listen to gross stories, and make a card for a loved one. Ages 7-11. (45 min.)

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Treats for Your Sweets
Lantana Road Branch
Tue, Feb 10, 3:30 pm

Make sweetheart candy magnets for Valentine's Day! Ages 5 & up. (60 min.)

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I Love Cards!
Lantana Road Branch
Thu, Feb 12, 3:30 pm

Don't know what to get your love? Make them a Valentine's Day card. Ages 5 & up. (60 min.)

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Chess Club
Lantana Road Branch
Fri, Feb 13, 3:30 pm

Come learn how to play this fascinating game. If you already know how to play, join us for a few games to sharpen your skills! Ages 8-12. (60 min.)

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Drive-in Movie
Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Feb 14, 2:30 pm

©Walt Disney Pictures. (92 min.) Make cardboard cars to sit in for our movie! We will enjoy popcorn and watch the movie in front of the big screen, just as if we were at the drive-in. Ages 5 & up. G

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Positively Africa!
Lantana Road Branch
Tue, Feb 17, 10:00 am

Experience the music and culture of Africa with Julius and Julia Sanna, of Positively Africa! Children will enjoy playing African instruments and learning simple Swahili songs. All ages. (45 min.)

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LEGO® Club
Lantana Road Branch
Sun, Feb 22, 2:30 pm

Bring your imagination and build something! Ages 6-12. (60 min.)

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Coloring Club
Lantana Road Branch
Thu, Feb 26, 1:00 pm

It's an Early Release Day from school, so come join us for an hour of coloring and relaxing! Ages 4 & up. (60 min.)

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Book Club: "Jeremy Thatcher, Dragon Hatcher"
Lantana Road Branch
Fri, Feb 27, 3:30 pm

Take the month to read the book "Jeremy Thatcher, Dragon Hatcher," by Bruce Coville. Pick up your copy at the youth services desk to check out. Then at the end of the month, we will get together, discuss the book, and make crafts based on the story! This book has a 710 Lexile Level, a Guided Reading Level of R, and is appropriate for grades 6-8. (90 min.)

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Celebrate African American Inventors
Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Feb 28, 2:30 pm

We'll learn about some really cool African American inventors and their inventions, and use LEGO® bricks to invent something awesome. Ages 7 & up. (90 min.)

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Teen Program
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.)

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Teen Art Club
Lantana Road Branch
Fri, Feb 06, 4:00 pm

We will continue to work on our mural! Ages 11 & up. (60 min.)

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Reading Buddies Volunteer Opportunity
Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Feb 07, 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.)

Reading Buddies Volunteer Opportunity
Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Feb 14, 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.)

Teen Hangout
Lantana Road Branch
Thu, Feb 19, 6:00 pm

Come hang out with us and play board games or video games, view new Young Adult books and mangas, or just chat with friends. Ages 12-17. (60 min.)

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Teen Chess Club
Lantana Road Branch
Fri, Feb 20, 4:00 pm

Think you have what it takes to challenge your friends in a game or two? Would you like to learn how to play the game? Join us to learn from other teens. Ages 12 & up. (60 min.)

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Reading Buddies Volunteer Opportunity
Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Feb 21, 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.)

Gamers and Cosplayers Unite!
Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Feb 21, 2:30 pm

Join us for Wii games and anime crafting and art. Ages 12-17. (90 min.)

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Reading Buddies Volunteer Opportunity
Lantana Road Branch
Sat, Feb 28, 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.)