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Acreage Branch
Goodbye Summer Story Time
Sat, Aug 01, 11:00 am
Say farewell to summer with stories, songs, games and a snack as we near the end of summer vacation. Ages 3-6.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Origami: Unfolding Fun
Mon, Aug 03, 3:00 pm
Learn the art of Japanese paper folding with cool origami crafts for all skill levels. Ages 8 & up.
(60 min.) Preregister.
Game Time!
Tue, Aug 04, 1:30 pm
Come cool off at the library for some Wii games, board games, card games, LEGO® bricks and more. Ages 6-12.
(90 min.) Preregister.
Start School Right with Library Power!
Wed, Aug 05, 1:30 pm
Parents and kids won't want to miss this opportunity to discover how the library can help you make school a breeze. Learn to find books in your Lexile, letter level or with Reading Counts. Save hours of searching whether you've got a book report or a science fair project in the works. You might even win a prize in our interactive library mystery games. Ages 5-8.
(60 min.) Preregister.
The Mystery of the Missing Librarian
Wed, Aug 05, 3:30 pm
Challenge yourself to this competition of quick wits. You'll set off on an epic adventure as teams of spies sneaking around the library to complete secret tasks and unravel hidden clues with your spymaster. Meet back at HQ for snacks and see if you can uncover the truth behind the mystery. Ages 9 & up.
(75 min.) Preregister.
For Real Fairy Tales
Wed, Aug 12, 2:30 pm
Do you dream of being Jack climbing the beanstalk or the hungry Giant? Ever wanted to be Cinderella or the Wicked Witch? Use our costumes and props to really get into your favorite fairy tales with our interactive stories! Ages 3-6.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Musical Toddlers & Tykes
Wed, Aug 12, 3:30 pm
Do you love our story time songs? Join a jam session with all our favorites and lots of instruments for you to play along and keep the music going. Ages 0-4.
(30 min.) Preregister.
Crafts for Kids
Fri, Aug 14, 2:30 pm
Make a new craft and maybe a new friend at this relaxed family crafting event. Ages 3-7.
Preregister.
LEGO® Builders Club
Sat, Aug 15, 2:30 pm
Meet fellow Master Builders and work together, or alone, on creative projects. Ages 5-12.
(90 min.) Preregister.
Club Pokémon
Thu, Aug 27, 6:30 pm
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards to battle, trade and make new friends! Ages 6-12.
(90 min.) Preregister.
Belle Glade Branch
Bilingual Family Story Times
Hora De Cuentos Bilingües
Sat, Aug 08, 10:30 am
Fun stories, puppets and a film in Spanish for kids, moms and dads. Ages 4-8.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Disfruta de cuentos divertidos, marionetas y una pelicula en español para toda la familia. Edades 4-8. Se requiere registrarse.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Bilingual Family Story Times
Hora De Cuentos Bilingües
Sat, Aug 22, 10:30 am
Fun stories, puppets and a film in Spanish for kids, moms and dads. Ages 4-8.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Disfruta de cuentos divertidos, marionetas y una pelicula en español para toda la familia. Edades 4-8. Se requiere registrarse.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Family Story Times
Mon, Aug 24, 10:30 am
Pets.
Fun stories, puppets and a film for kids, moms and dads. Ages 2-5.
(30 min.) Preregister.
Pajama Hour
Mon, Aug 24, 6:30 pm
Pets.
Fun stories, puppets and a film for kids, moms and dads. Ages 2-5.
(30 min.) Preregister.
Craft Mania!
Thu, Aug 27, 3:00 pm
Make a fun craft from a variety of available craft supplies. Limited supplies. All ages.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Family Story Times
Mon, Aug 31, 10:30 am
Birds & Chickens.
Fun stories, puppets and a film for kids, moms and dads. Ages 2-5.
(30 min.) Preregister.
Pajama Hour
Mon, Aug 31, 6:30 pm
Birds & Chickens.
Fun stories, puppets and a film for kids, moms and dads. Ages 2-5.
(30 min.) Preregister.
Clarence E. Anthony Branch
Superhero Send-Off
Mon, Aug 10, 5:00 pm
Become a superhero by playing games, making crafts and take pictures in our photo booth. Light refreshments provided. Ages 5 & up.
(60 min.)
Gardens Branch
Can You Survive a Disaster?
Tue, Aug 04, 2:30 pm
If you love the “I Survived” series, by Lauren Tarshis, then come for a dangerously good book club. This month’s book is “I Survived the The Sinking of the Titanic, 1912.” Ages 7 & up.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Toddler Dot Art
Thu, Aug 06, 10:30 pm
Calling all tots to make art with dots! Dress to get messy. Ages 1 & up.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Bubble Painting
Tue, Aug 11, 11:00 am
Use bubbles in a most creative way. Turn bubbles into beautiful art! Get creative and dress to get messy. Ages 5 & up.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Perler Beads Character Fun
Wed, Aug 12, 2:00 pm
Create a fun plastic design with perler beads. We have templates of classic video game characters and superheros you can use, or you can design your own hero. Age 8 & up.
(60 min.)
ART-cycle
Thu, Aug 13, 2:00 pm
Do you like arts and crafts? Do you recycle? Then if so, join us in a fun-filled session of arts and crafts using recycled materials. As a part of this fun event, you can donate soda bottles to create cozy bird houses, bottle caps to make colorful murals, or toilet paper/paper towel rolls to be made into cute, little critters. Arts and crafts materials provided. Ages 5-10.
(60 min.) Preregister.
Story Time for Children with Special Needs
Sun, Aug 16, 2:00 pm
Enjoy stories, songs, crafts and movement activities specially designed for children with developmental disabilities. All ages.
(45 min.) Preregister.
LEGO® Bricks and More
Sat, Aug 29, 10:30 am
Come build, imagine and play with our collection of LEGO® bricks. Jumbo blocks available. Ages 1-10. Limit 40.
(60 min.) Preregister.
Glades Road Branch
Kids Can Knit
Mon, Aug 03, 3:00 pm
Practice the basics of knitting by learning to cast on, knit, purl and bind off. Supplies provided. Ages 8-12.
(60 min.) Preregister.
Snakes Alive!
Tue, Aug 04, 3:00 pm
Pet a live snake! Learn all about scaly, slithering snakes with the Daggerwing Nature Center. Ages 5-9.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Basic First-Aid Training for Kids
Thu, Aug 06, 3:00 pm
Join Palm Beach County Fire Safety Specialist Elyse Weintraub Brown for a first-aid workshop. A certificate of completion will be awarded at the end of the program. Ages 8-12.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Special Needs Friendly Film
Sat, Aug 08, 3:00 pm
"Big Hero Six." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (102 min.) All ages.
PG
Kids Can Knit
Mon, Aug 10, 3:00 pm
Practice the basics of knitting by learning to cast on, knit, purl and bind off. Supplies provided. Ages 8-12.
(60 min.) Preregister.
Look Out Kindergarten: Here I Come!
Wed, Aug 12, 11:00 am
Join us as we help beginning kindergarten students get ready for their first day at school with stories, music, a film and a craft. Ages 4-6.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Ice Cream Sandwich Day!
Wed, Aug 12, 3:00 pm
Celebrate the ice cream sandwich with fun stories, games, a craft and ice cream sandwiches! Ages 5-10.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Coding for Kids
Thu, Aug 13, 3:00 pm
Practice the basics of web design and learn the fundamentals of computer programming by learning HTML5. Ages 8-12.
(90 min.) Preregister.
Story Time for Children with Special Needs
Sat, Aug 15, 11:00 am
Enjoy stories, songs, crafts and movement activities specially designed for children with developmental disabilities. All ages.
(45 min.)
Totally Terrific Turtles
Wed, Aug 19, 4:00 pm
Learn about sea turtles with fun facts, activities and a craft. Ages 5-8.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Greenacres Branch
Incredible Elephants
Sat, Aug 01, 3:00 pm
Local author, Karen J. Roberts, is now an official “EleAmbassador” for The Elephant Sanctuary in Tennessee! Join Ms. Roberts and learn all about this haven established for elephants, as well as listen to stories and make a craft. Sealed jars of peanut butter are welcome and will be sent to the elephants living at the sanctuary. Ages 5 & up.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Cool Art
Wed, Aug 05, 4:00 pm
Come in from the sun and create some cool art, and then enjoy a fun fruity snow cone. Ages 6-9.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Bilingual Family Story Time
Hora de Cuentos Bilingües
Thu, Aug 06, 11:00 am
Jueves, 6 de agosto, 11:00 am
Enjoy bilingual stories, sing songs and get a little crafty. All ages.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Disfrute de cuentos bilingües, cantar canciones, y ser un poco artesano. Todas las edades. Se requiere registrarse.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Busch Wildlife Sanctuary
Fri, Aug 07, 10:30 am
This unique program will feature live animals along with information concerning Florida’s ecology, food chains and endangered species. Learn all about the wild animals living in your own backyard! Ages 5 & up.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Look Out Kindergarten: Here I Come!
Sat, Aug 08, 11:00 am
Get ready for your first day at “big” school with stories, music and a craft. Ages 4-5.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Wigglecise
Fri, Aug 21, 11:00 am
Get up and move! Listen to music as we wiggle, jump, hop and do a stretch or two. Improve motor skills, rhythm and coordination using beanbags, balls, instruments and more. Ages 2-4.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Duct Tape Creations
Sat, Aug 22, 3:00 pm
Turn duct tape into something new! Use that sticky stuff to create a variety of objects: wallets, bookmarks, flowers, bags ... the choice is yours. Ages 9-12.
(60 min.) Preregister.
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Back to School, 'Cuz You're No Fool!
Tue, Aug 04, 10:30 am
Need a little refresher on going to school? There will be stories about the end of summer vacation and starting school again, plus a nifty craft. Ages 5 & up.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Kindergarten, Here I Come!
Wed, Aug 05, 11:00 am
Are you going to start school for the very first time? Then you need to practice with songs, stories and a craft that will help you out on your first day. Ages 4-6.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Police!
Wed, Aug 12, 11:00 am
We'll be celebrating the creation of the Police Force in the United States on this day in 1658! We'll hear some great stories, see a short movie, and make a Police Dog Craft. Ages 4 & up.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Life-Sized Candy Land
Thu, Aug 13, 2:00 pm
Bring the whole family and see if you can get past the Licorice Lagoon, Lollypop Woods and Chocolate Mountain to reach the Candy Castle in this life-sized version of the classic board game. Ages 3 & up.
(90 min.) Preregister.
Jupiter Branch
Block Party: LEGO® Bricks
Tue, Aug 04, 11:00 am
Get creative and have fun building with our LEGO® collection. Ages 5-10.
(60 min.) Preregister.
Toddler Dot Art
Wed, Aug 05, 11:00 am
Calling all tots to make art with dots! Dress to get messy. Ages 2-3.
(30 min.) Preregister.
Summer Craft Spectacular
Wed, Aug 05, 2:00 pm
Make one, make two, or make them all. Choose from an array of crafts. Ages 3-7.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Bouncing Back to School
Mon, Aug 10, 3:00 pm
Kick off a great school year with stories, songs and a neat craft to ease those “first day of school” jitters. Ages 4-6.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Animals Down Under
Tue, Aug 11, 11:00 am
Enjoy stories of Australia's unique animals and create a piece of aboriginal animal art. Ages 4-7.
(60 min.) Preregister.
Terrarium Design for Tweens
Wed, Aug 12, 3:00 pm
Tweens will have the opportunity to design and personalize their own miniature garden. All supplies will be provided, but children are encouraged to bring small figurines they would like to add to the terrarium. Ages 8-12.
(60 min.) Preregister.
All About Cats
Thu, Aug 20, 3:00 pm
Read some wonderful books starring our feline friends, dance to some splendiferous songs, and make a fun cat craft. Pounce on this special - it’ll keep you purring! Ages 3-6.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Toddler Art: Play Dough Party
Tue, Aug 25, 11:00 am
Roll it and pat it and mark it with a "B." Have fun with play dough! Ages 2-4.
(30 min.) Preregister.
Tiny Tot Art: Fingerprint Art
Wed, Aug 26, 11:00 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.) Preregister.
Lantana Road Branch
Toddler Time!
Mon, Aug 03, 10:30 am
Need more fun for your toddler during the break between Story Times? Join us as we sing, read books and have playtime! Ages 1-2.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Coloring Club
Mon, Aug 03, 3:00 pm
Love to color? Join us for an hour of coloring and relaxing. We will have some awesome coloring sheets for you to color. Ages 5 & up.
(60 min.)
LEGO® Club
Tue, Aug 04, 3:00 pm
Bring your imagination and build something cool! Ages 5 & up.
(60 min.) Preregister.
Chugga, Chugga, Chugga, Riding Down the Tracks
Wed, Aug 05, 10:30 am
We're riding the train with great stories, music and a craft. For train lovers. Ages 2-4.
(60 min.) Preregister.
Move It!
Wed, Aug 05, 2:30 pm
Come back for another hour of fun games and activities! Jump rope, hula hoops, tag and more! Ages 4 & up.
(60 min.) Preregister.
Chess Club for Kids
Fri, Aug 07, 3:30 pm
Do you play chess? Would you like to learn? Or come to challenge your skills and learn new tactics and strategies. Chess Club meets weekly until school starts. Players of all levels are welcome. Ages 8-12.
(60 min.) Preregister.
Toddler Time!
Mon, Aug 10, 10:30 am
Need more fun for your toddler during the break between Story Times? Join us as we sing, read books and have playtime! Ages 1-2.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Munchkins
Tue, Aug 11, 3:00 pm
Come play this role-playing card game with us. If you don't know how, we will teach you! Ages 8 & up.
(60 min.) Preregister.
Yummy!
Wed, Aug 12, 11:00 am
I love sweets! We'll read stories about delicious treats, dance to fun music, and then make a yummy papercraft. Ages 3-5.
(60 min.) Preregister.
Magnetize Superhero
Thu, Aug 13, 4:30 pm
Turn your favorite superhero or villain into a marbleized magnet! Ages 6 & up.
(60 min.) Preregister.
Chess Club for Kids
Fri, Aug 14, 3:30 pm
Do you play chess? Would you like to learn? Or come to challenge your skills and learn new tactics and strategies. Chess Club meets weekly until school starts. Players of all levels are welcome. Ages 8-12.
(60 min.) Preregister.
Toddler Time!
Mon, Aug 17, 10:30 am
Need more fun for your toddler during the break between Story Times? Join us as we sing, read books and have playtime! Ages 1-2.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Super Food Power Up!
Thu, Aug 20, 4:30 pm
Every superhero needs their super food. Help decorate cookies into superhero badges, then enjoy them with a glass of super serum (milk). Space is limited. Ages 5-11.
(60 min.) Preregister.
Baby Build-It
Fri, Aug 28, 10:30 am
Work with your little ones to develop motor skills and have fun at the same time! We have Mega Bloks® as well as other materials, plus there will be a "jump through the bubbles" time at the end. Ages 1-3.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Loula V. York Branch
Summer Reading Celebration & Ice Cream Social!
Sat, Aug 01, 1:00 pm
Bridges of Pahokee will help us celebrate the joys of summer and our many successful readers! Join the fun and stay cool as we congratulate our readers and create ice cream sundaes! All ages.
(60 min.) Preregister.
Summer Story Times
Tue, Aug 04, 10:00 am
Celebrate Friendship!
Themed stories and creative activities for children and their parents. Ages 2-5.
(60 min.)
Chill Out Before School Starts Party!
Wed, Aug 12, 5:00 pm
"Frozen." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (108 min.) Chill out with your friends and a favorite movie. Enjoy frozen treats and a fun craft. All ages.
(2 hr.) Preregister.
PG
Summer Story Times
Thu, Aug 13, 10:00 am
Back to School Fun!
Themed stories and creative activities for children and their parents. Ages 2-5.
(60 min.)
Block Party!
Fri, Aug 14, 2:00 pm
Create your own little world with LEGO® bricks! Two building stations will be available depending on age. Ages 4-11.
(60 min.) Preregister.
Summer Story Times
Tue, Aug 18, 10:00 am
Dog Days of Summer!
Themed stories and creative activities for children and their parents. Ages 2-5.
(60 min.)
Play Me a Story!
Wed, Aug 19, 5:30 pm
Families are invited for stories about starting school. Share the ups and downs of your first week of school with your friends at the library! All ages.
(60 min.) Preregister.
Summer Story Times
Thu, Aug 20, 10:00 am
Dog Days of Summer!
Themed stories and creative activities for children and their parents. Ages 2-5.
(60 min.)
Annual Back to School Scavenger Hunt!
Sat, Aug 22, 1:00 pm
Tweens, teens and parents are invited to participate and help light the way for our youngest readers! Don't miss this fun "team" activity and learn more about how to find your favorite books and movies. All ages.
(60 min.) Preregister.
Main Library
Geography Club
Thu, Aug 06, 3:00 pm
Arizona, the Grand Canyon State!
Our journey across the United States is winding down. Don't miss a single state! Ages 7-9. Limit 20.
(60 min.) Preregister.
Family Movie Matinee
Fri, Aug 07, 2:00 pm
"Despicable Me 2." ©Universal Pictures. (98 min.) Join us for a family movie and popcorn. All ages.
Preregister.
PG
Stranger Danger!
Tue, Aug 11, 2:00 pm
As we prepare to return to school, learn about safety rules and tips for a safe school year. Grades K-5.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Family Movie Matinee
Fri, Aug 14, 2:00 pm
"Sky High."
©‎Walt Disney Pictures.
(100 min.)
"Despicable Me 2." ©Universal Pictures. (98 min.) Join us for a family movie and popcorn. All ages.
Preregister.
PG
PG
Anti-Bullying Strategies for Safer Schools & Communities
Tue, Aug 18, 1:00 pm
Let's explore and practice a range of anti-bullying strategies so that we can help create safer schools and safer communities! Ages 9-11.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Elephant and Piggie Lovers Unite!
Sat, Aug 01, 10:30 am
Dress up in pink or gray to represent your favorite character, as you listen to stories and make a craft featuring Elephant and Piggie. Ages 6-9.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Family Movie Matinee
Tue, Aug 04, 10:30 am
"Brave."
©‎Walt Disney Pictures.
(93 min.)
All ages.
Preregister.
PG
Family Movie Matinee
Mon, Aug 10, 3:00 pm
"Big Hero 6."
©‎Walt Disney Pictures.
(102 min.)
All ages.
Preregister.
PG
Family & Child Workshop: For Parents and Guardians of Preschoolers
Wed, Aug 26, 11:00 am
Join Claudia Rodriguez, from the Anti-Defamation League, in this Early Childhood Workshop. Parents participate together with your child in activities and receive tools designed to develop your child’s success. Space is limited.
(60 min.) Preregister.
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Kids Wii U Gaming & More …
Wed, Aug 05, 10:30 am
Game on! Challenge yourself and your friends by playing some of your favorite Wii U games as well as other fun board games. Ages 7-11.
(60 min.) Preregister.
Look at What You Missed in Story Time!
Thu, Aug 06, 10:30 am
Weren’t able to join us for Story Time this summer? Don’t worry, you can still make the crafts! Drop in and make any or all of the crafts we have from this past Story Time session. All materials provided. Ages 2 & up.
(60 min.) Preregister.
Create Your Own Comic Book
Fri, Aug 07, 10:30 am
Bring a story to life in the pages of your very own comic book! Learn how to develop a story, draw your own illustrations and finally, you will put it all together to take home. All supplies provided. Ages 7-11.
(60 min.) Preregister.
Bookercise: Move, Dance, Wiggle & Shake
Sat, Aug 08, 10:30 am
Enjoy wiggling and shaking to music while using scarves, egg shakers and other instruments all in the name of reading readiness. Ages 2-6.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Reading Buddies Fall Session 2015 Registration
Mon, Aug 10, 9:00 am
Do you need to practice reading? Reading Buddies is here to help! Once a week, children will be paired with a teen to read together and play literacy games. Applications for Fall Session 2015 can be picked up at the children's desk starting Mon, Aug 10. Fall Session 2015 meets on Wednesdays at 4:30 pm from Sep 09 through Oct 28. Grades K-5. First-come, first-served. Limit 12.
(45 min.) Preregister.
The “Under Construction” LEGO® Crew
Tue, Aug 11, 2:30 pm
Use our LEGO® bricks to make your own fantastic creations! Work by yourself or as a team to bring our building challenges to life. Show us the kind of builder you really are! Ages 7-12.
(60 min.) Preregister.
Back to School Bingo!
Wed, Aug 12, 2:30 pm
Before you head back to school, play a game of bingo with your family and friends and win some cool prizes! Ages 6-12.
(60 min.) Preregister.
Movie Magic
Fri, Aug 14, 2:30 pm
"Sky High ." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (100 min.) Relax while watching this family-friendly movie. Ages 8 & up.
Preregister.
PG
Superhero Perler Bead Creations
Tue, Aug 18, 3:30 pm
Create your favorite superhero mask or logo out of perler beads or design your own! Ages 8-12.
(45 min.) Preregister.
STEM Power: Binary Code Necklaces
Wed, Aug 19, 3:30 pm
It is never too early to learn coding and this is a great way to learn the basics! Create a necklace that represents your first name or your initials in binary code. Ages 7-11.
(60 min.) Preregister.
Baby Story Time Favorites
Thu, Aug 20, 10:00 am
Join us for our favorite story time rhymes, books, bubbles and songs! Ages 0-23 mos.
(45 min.)
Sharpen those Pencils, School is Here!: Back to School Crafts
Fri, Aug 21, 3:30 pm
Get in the mood for the new school year with crafts that are cool for school! Make personalized bookmarks, pencil cases, folders or notebooks that have your unique style and flare! Ages 5-10.
(45 min.)
Wellington Branch
Art Club
Mon, Aug 03, 3:00 pm
Live through your art by exploring different mediums. Dress to get messy. Ages 6 & up. Limit 20.
(45 min.)
Craftapalooza
Wed, Aug 12, 2:00 pm
Lots of artistic fun. Create multiple crafts from our fun selections! Ages 2-8. Limit 50.
(60 min.)
My First Movie
Fri, Aug 14, 10:15 am
"Cars." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (116 min.)
G
Train Tales
Sat, Aug 15, 11:00 am
All aboard for a trip full of stories, songs and a craft. Ages 2-6. Limit 40.
(45 min.)
Scratch Art Picture Frames
Thu, Aug 20, 2:00 pm
Have fun creating a small multi-colored picture frame, using scratch art paper and a stylus. Ages 8-12. Limit 30.
(60 min.)
LEGO® Bricks
Mon, Aug 24, 3:00 pm
Create vehicles or buildings out of LEGO® bricks. Ages 6 & up. Limit 25.
(45 min.)
Not Your Grandma's Bingo
Wed, Aug 26, 3:30 pm
Create your own card and see if luck is on your side. Join the fun and win a prize! Ages 5-12. Limit 25.
(40 min.)
How to Use the Library
Thu, Aug 27, 2:30 pm
Now that school has started, learn how to use the library to make your school year easier and more productive. Ages 6-11. Limit 30.
(60 min.)
Movie Matinee
Fri, Aug 28, 2:30 pm
"Gnomeo and Juliet." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (84 min.)
G
West Boca Branch
Saturday Toddler Time
Sat, Aug 01, 10:30 am
Listen to a story or two. We’ll also dance and sing to fun songs and finger plays. Ages 1-2.
(30 min.) Preregister.
Bouncing Babies
Mon, Aug 03, 10:30 am
Baby and parents or caregivers are invited to share in a time of stories, songs and finger plays. Ages 3-12 mos.
(30 min.) Preregister.
Qué Divertido son los Deportes! (Story Time, in Spanish)
Tue, Aug 04, 3:30 pm
Martes, 04 de agosto, 3:30 pm
Si te gusta el deporte, no te puedes perder este programa en el cual leeremos historias y haremos una linda manualidad acerca del ejercicio y los deportes. Edades 3 en adelante.
(45 min.)
Minecraft Mania
Wed, Aug 05, 2:30 pm
Gather with other Minecraft enthusiasts. Bring your device and challenge other players. Minecraft themed activity pages also available. Ages 7 & up.
(90 min.) Preregister.
Game On!
Thu, Aug 06, 10:30 am
Stop in for a few minutes or stay the whole time and challenge your friends to a board game or take a turn on the Wii. Grades K-6.
(60 min.)
Friday Morning Crafts
Fri, Aug 07, 10:30 am
Stop by the story time room for a casual craft time featuring a variety of simple crafts. Ages 3-9.
(60 min.)
Twosday Fun
Tue, Aug 11, 10:15 am
Two year olds and their parent or caregivers are invited to a fun time of play and art. A simple craft and blocks and toys for floor play will be provided. Age 2. Limit 12.
(30 min.) Preregister.
Twosday Fun
Tue, Aug 11, 11:15 am
Two year olds and their parent or caregivers are invited to a fun time of play and art. A simple craft and blocks and toys for floor play will be provided. Age 2. Limit 12.
(30 min.) Preregister.
LEGO® Time
Wed, Aug 12, 2:30 pm
Come show off your building skills. Use our blocks and share your creations with the group. Ages 5-10. Space is limited.
(60 min.) Preregister.
Preschool Fun
Thu, Aug 13, 10:15 am
Preschoolers along with their parent or caregivers can create a finger painting and also play with kinetic sand and building blocks in a small group setting. Ages 3-5. Limit 12.
(30 min.) Preregister.
Preschool Fun
Thu, Aug 13, 11:15 am
Preschoolers along with their parent or caregivers can create a finger painting and also play with kinetic sand and building blocks in a small group setting. Ages 3-5. Limit 12.
(30 min.) Preregister.
Family Movie
Fri, Aug 14, 2:30 pm
"Underdog." ©Walt Disney Pictures. (84 min.)
PG
Get Ready for Kindergarten
Sat, Aug 15, 10:30 am
A special time for all those about to start kindergarten. Listen to stories, play a game, and make a special craft just for new kindergartners. Grades K.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Afternoon Crafts
Thu, Aug 20, 3:30 pm
Stop by the story time room for a casual craft time featuring a variety of simple crafts. Ages 3-9.
(60 min.)
West Boynton Branch
Cool Movies for the Summer
Mon, Aug 03, 10:00 am
"Wreck it Ralph."
©‎Walt Disney Pictures.
(108 min.)
Preregister.
PG
Stitch 'n' Time Club
Mon, Aug 03, 2:30 pm
Chat, knit and create fun projects of your own imagination. Space is limited. Ages 8-17.
(90 min.) Preregister.
I Can Say Hi in Chinese!
Mon, Aug 03, 4:00 pm
Surprise your family and friends with the daily greetings of this ancient language! Ages 6 & up.
(60 min.) Preregister.
Cool Movies for the Summer
Tue, Aug 04, 10:00 am
"The Boxtrolls."
©‎Focus Features.
(100 min.)
Preregister.
PG
Cool Movies for the Summer
Wed, Aug 05, 10:00 am
"Mulan."
©‎Walt Disney Pictures.
(90 min.)
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G
Chess Class for Beginners
Wed, Aug 05, 3:00 pm
Discover the basics of chess and polish your skills. Led by Library staff. Ages 8-12.
(30 min.) Preregister.
Chess Club
Wed, Aug 05, 3:30 pm
Challenge other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and perfect your own skills. . Ages 8-12.
(45 min.)
Cool Movies for the Summer
Thu, Aug 06, 10:00 am
"Annie."
©‎Columbia Pictures Industries Inc.
(118 min.)
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PG
Cool Movies for the Summer
Fri, Aug 07, 10:00 am
"Strange Magic."
©‎Walt Disney Pictures.
(99 min.)
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PG
Block Party: LEGO® Bricks
Fri, Aug 07, 3:00 pm
Builders create vehicles, buildings or animals out of LEGO® bricks. Ages 6-10.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Stitch 'n' Time Club
Mon, Aug 10, 2:30 pm
Chat, knit and create fun projects of your own imagination. Space is limited. Ages 8-17.
(90 min.) Preregister.
Nighttime Story Time
Mon, Aug 10, 6:00 pm
Make a date to participate in the monthly nighttime story time. Ages 3 & up.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Chess Class for Beginners
Wed, Aug 12, 3:00 pm
Discover the basics of chess and polish your skills. Led by Library staff. Ages 8-12.
(30 min.) Preregister.
Chess Club
Wed, Aug 12, 3:30 pm
Challenge other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and perfect your own skills. . Ages 8-12.
(45 min.)
Toddler Art
Fri, Aug 14, 10:30 am
Ready to noodle and dot? Start with stories and songs, then segue into art centers. Ages 1-2.
(40 min.) Preregister.
Make & Take Crafts
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.)
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Make & Take Crafts
Fri, Aug 14, 2:30 pm
Try your hand at a variety of projects for crafty kids to create and enjoy. Ages 3-8.
(45 min.) Preregister.
Chess Class for Beginners
Wed, Aug 19, 3:00 pm
Discover the basics of chess and polish your skills. Led by Library staff. Ages 8-12.
(30 min.) Preregister.
Chess Club
Wed, Aug 19, 3:30 pm
Challenge other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and perfect your own skills. . Ages 8-12.
(45 min.)
Chess Class for Beginners
Wed, Aug 26, 3:00 pm
Discover the basics of chess and polish your skills. Led by Library staff. Ages 8-12.
(30 min.) Preregister.
Chess Club
Wed, Aug 26, 3:30 pm
Challenge other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and perfect your own skills. . Ages 8-12.
(45 min.)
Back to School Party!
Mon, Aug 31, 4:00 am
First day jitters? Relax with some cool tips and games to play! Ages 4-7.
(45 min.) Preregister.