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Events & Programs for All Ages

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Adult Program
Speak with a Specialist
Main Library
Thu, Apr 02, 2:00 pm

Do you need help with research or technology? We have specialists in the areas of Business Information, Consumer Health Information and Government Research, plus staff that can answer computer and mobile device questions. Make an appointment so we can match you with the appropriate specialist. (30 min.)

Speak with a Specialist
Main Library
Thu, Apr 09, 2:00 pm

Do you need help with research or technology? We have specialists in the areas of Business Information, Consumer Health Information and Government Research, plus staff that can answer computer and mobile device questions. Make an appointment so we can match you with the appropriate specialist. (30 min.)

Consumer Reports and ChiltonLibrary -- Online for Free!
Glades Road Branch
Tue, Apr 14, 2:00 pm

Need help with your car purchase and/or auto repair? Not sure how to navigate choosing a car? Our Business Librarian, Susan Berger, will demonstrate how Consumer Reports online can help you with everything from car pricing, trading in your car, and closing the deal after the sale. The ChiltonLibrary database will help you access repair, maintenance and service information. You will learn how to access Consumer Reports and ChiltonLibrary by using your library card - it’s free and accessible. (90 min.)

Preregister.
Speak with a Specialist
Main Library
Thu, Apr 16, 2:00 pm

Do you need help with research or technology? We have specialists in the areas of Business Information, Consumer Health Information and Government Research, plus staff that can answer computer and mobile device questions. Make an appointment so we can match you with the appropriate specialist. (30 min.)

Consumer Reports and ChiltonLibrary -- Online for Free!
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Thu, Apr 16, 3:00 pm

Need help with your car purchase and/or auto repair? Not sure how to navigate choosing a car? Our Business Librarian, Susan Berger, will demonstrate how Consumer Reports online can help you with everything from car pricing, trading in your car, and closing the deal after the sale. The ChiltonLibrary database will help you access repair, maintenance and service information. You will learn how to access Consumer Reports and ChiltonLibrary by using your library card - it’s free and accessible. (90 min.)

Preregister.
Let Clutter Go!
Main Library
Sat, Apr 18, 2:00 pm

Kathy Andio, a professional organizer, will offer you practical decluttering and organizational tips. She'll provide you with the support and inspiration you need to stop procrastinating and begin the job of letting go of clutter! (60 min.)

Preregister.
Couponing with Christie: Learn How to Save Your Money!
West Boca Branch
Sat, Apr 18, 2:00 pm

Financial education specialist Christie Hardcastle will teach you how to save using smart coupon strategies. Christie has created her own websites dedicated to helping you save at some of your favorite local retailers. Learn how she posts on her websites to keep you informed about the latest deals! (90 min.)

Preregister.
Consumer Reports and ChiltonLibrary -- Online for Free!
Greenacres Branch
Mon, Apr 20, 6:00 pm

Need help with your car purchase and/or auto repair? Not sure how to navigate choosing a car? Our Business Librarian, Susan Berger, will demonstrate how Consumer Reports online can help you with everything from car pricing, trading in your car, and closing the deal after the sale. The ChiltonLibrary database will help you access repair, maintenance and service information. You will learn how to access Consumer Reports and ChiltonLibrary by using your library card - it’s free and accessible. (90 min.)

Preregister.
Bids and Business in Palm Beach County - Roadmap to Success
Main Library
Tue, Apr 21, 10:00 am

Angie Whitaker, Small Business Development Specialist II, from the Office of Small Business Assistance (OSBA) of Palm Beach County, will cover the registration process, as well as providing a responsive/responsible bid. Remember to bring your business cards to the session for a special drawing! (2 hr.) Call the SBDC at 561-862-4726 to preregister.

Buying a Computer Can Be Confusing: Learn What Is Important!
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Tue, Apr 21, 10:00 am

Alexandra Hricik, Palm Beach County Library System Computer Specialist, will provide you with a plan of action for purchasing a computer, she will break down the process into easy steps, and teach you the important terms and concepts you will run into along the way. Some computer experience is necessary. (90 min.)

Preregister.
eBay Basics
Wellington Branch
Tue, Apr 21, 2:00 pm

Join Tim Yates, Palm Beach County Library System's Technology Instructor, in learning eBay basics. This lecture will demonstrate how you can open an eBay seller account, create listings, set prices, monitor listings, and complete transactions. You'll also learn about opening and using a PayPal account for online payments, and packing and shipping inventory. (60 min.)

Preregister.
Couponing with Christie: Learn How to Save Your Money!
Hagen Ranch Road Branch
Wed, Apr 22, 2:00 pm

Financial education specialist Christie Hardcastle will teach you how to save using smart coupon strategies. Christie has created her own websites dedicated to helping you save at some of your favorite local retailers. Learn how she posts on her websites to keep you informed about the latest deals! (90 min.)

Preregister.
Small Business 101: Current Issues Facing Small and New Businesses
Main Library
Thu, Apr 23, 10:00 am

Ted Kramer, Certified Business Analyst at Palm Beach State College's Small Business Development Center (SBDC), will speak about the issues facing small and new businesses. He will discuss options to fund your business, selection of entities, government regulation, writing and using a business plan and lots more. (90 min.) Call the SBDC at 561-862-4726 to preregister.

Introduction to Finding Funders for Nonprofit Organizations
Main Library
Thu, Apr 23, 10:00 am

Learn how to find funders for your nonprofit organization with the Foundation Center's comprehensive research tool, Foundation Directory Online. (60 min.)

Preregister.
eBay Basics
Lantana Road Branch
Thu, Apr 23, 2:00 pm

Join Tim Yates, Palm Beach County Library System's Technology Instructor, in learning eBay basics. This lecture will demonstrate how you can open an eBay seller account, create listings, set prices, monitor listings, and complete transactions. You'll also learn about opening and using a PayPal account for online payments, and packing and shipping inventory. (60 min.)

Preregister.
Speak with a Specialist
Main Library
Thu, Apr 23, 2:00 pm

Do you need help with research or technology? We have specialists in the areas of Business Information, Consumer Health Information and Government Research, plus staff that can answer computer and mobile device questions. Make an appointment so we can match you with the appropriate specialist. (30 min.)

Speak with a Specialist
Main Library
Thu, Apr 30, 2:00 pm

Do you need help with research or technology? We have specialists in the areas of Business Information, Consumer Health Information and Government Research, plus staff that can answer computer and mobile device questions. Make an appointment so we can match you with the appropriate specialist. (30 min.)