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Events & Programs for All Ages

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E.g., 2015-09-03
E.g., 2015-09-03
Adult Program
The Great Courses® How to Stay Fit as You Age
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Fri, Sep 04, 2:00 pm
Lecture 14: Chair Yoga. Lecture 15: Qigong - Practicing Fluid Movement.
Age brings many rewarding benefits: wisdom, patience, experience and understanding. As we get older, we also discover changes in how our bodies move and behave, but you can choose to make decisions that can transform your experience of aging into a positive and healthy one.
(75 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated.
Preregister.
Book Life Presents: The Great Courses® The Everyday Gourmet: Essential Secrets of Spices in Cooking
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Thu, Sep 10, 2:00 pm
Lecture 1: India - Heart of the Spice World. Lecture 2: China - From Peppercorns to Tea.
This DVD lecture will reveal the essentials of incorporating a variety of spices from around the world – and perhaps even your own backyard – into your everyday meals. An aromatic array of spices fills each lesson, providing you with myriad ways to use spices in every part of your meal from soup to dessert.
(90 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated.
Book Life Presents: The Great Courses® The Everyday Gourmet: Essential Secrets of Spices in Cooking
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Thu, Sep 17, 2:00 pm
Lecture 3: Mexico - Chiles for Every Palate. Lecture 4: Mediterranean Spices - Exotic Blends.
This DVD lecture will reveal the essentials of incorporating a variety of spices from around the world – and perhaps even your own backyard – into your everyday meals. An aromatic array of spices fills each lesson, providing you with myriad ways to use spices in every part of your meal from soup to dessert.
(90 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated.
General Overview of the Property Appraiser’s Office and PAPA Live – Tips and Tricks
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Mon, Sep 21, 2:00 pm
Property Appraiser Gary Nikolits and Chief Deputy Property Appraiser Dorothy Jacks will present and speak on a variety of tax savings benefits for property owners, including portability, appraisal and exemption services.
(60 min.)
Preregister.
Book Life Presents: The Great Courses® The Everyday Gourmet: Essential Secrets of Spices in Cooking
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Thu, Sep 24, 2:00 pm
Lecture 5: Treasured Spices in Northern Europe. Lecture 6: New American Cuisine - The Global Kitchen.
This DVD lecture will reveal the essentials of incorporating a variety of spices from around the world – and perhaps even your own backyard – into your everyday meals. An aromatic array of spices fills each lesson, providing you with myriad ways to use spices in every part of your meal from soup to dessert.
(90 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated.
From Coverage to Care Workshop
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Fri, Sep 25, 11:00 am
Understand your new health care benefits, and how you can connect to primary care and preventative services. Informational workshop followed by one-on-one assistance to learn more about the Affordable Care Act process ... from coverage to care. Learn from a health care attorney about how to overcome barriers to health care. Presented in partnership with Enroll Palm Beach.
(4 hr.)
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Banned Book Movie Matineee
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Mon, Sep 28, 1:00 pm
"Women in Love."
©‎Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc.
(131 min.)
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Social Media for Business
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Tue, Sep 29, 6:00 pm
Certified Business Analyst Sharon Geltner, from the Small Business Development Center, shows you how to promote your business and create a recognizable brand in the most cost-effective way.
(90 min.)
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Banned Book Movie Matineee
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Wed, Sep 30, 1:00 pm
"Their Eyes Were Watching God."
©‎Walt Disney Pictures.
(150 min.)
Not rated.
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Children's Program
Club LEGO®
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Tue, Sep 08, 3:00 pm
Join us in making fun inventions using LEGO® bricks. Ages 6-12.
(45 min.)
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Exciting Electrons
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Wed, Sep 23, 10:30 am
This electrifying program from the South Florida Science Center and Aquarium includes many classic energy demonstrations sure to make your eyes light up! From testing the strength of an electro-magnet to experiencing the static electricity from a Van der Graaf Generator, this program is full of fascinating information. Ages 5 & up.
(45 min.)
Preregister.
Club LEGO®
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Tue, Sep 29, 3:00 pm
Join us in making fun inventions using LEGO® bricks. Ages 6-12.
(45 min.)
Preregister.