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Events & Programs for All Ages

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E.g., 2014-08-23
E.g., 2014-08-23
Adult Program
Natural Medicine: Finding Trusted Resources
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Mon, Aug 25, 12:30 pm

Learn how to assess health claims and become an educated consumer by learning to ask the right questions. Computer experience not necessary. (90 Minutes). For health information call the Consumer Health Information Service at 561-233-2736

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Adult Summer Book Discussion
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Thu, Aug 28, 3:00 pm

Staff will lead a discussion of “A Beautiful Mind,” by Sylvia Nasar. Sign up at the Information Desk and check out a copy of the book. (90 min.)

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Book Discussion Movie
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Fri, Aug 29, 10:30 am

You read the book, now see the movie! The 2002 winner of four Academy Awards, including Best Picture, based on the book by Sylvia Nasar. ©Universal Pictures. (136 min.) PG-13

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Book Life Presents: Different Cinematic Perspectives
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Thu, Sep 04, 1:00 pm

©Warner Bros. (129 min.) PG-13

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Book Life Presents: Cinematic Adventures in French Cooking
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Mon, Sep 08, 5:30 pm

©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (123 min.) PG-13

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Election Time 2014: Know the Issues!
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Mon, Sep 15, 2:00 pm

State Constitutional Amendments and local ballot questions will be voted on during the upcoming election. Todd Bonlarron, of the County’s Legislative Affairs Department, will offer a clear explanation of what each of these initiatives means to you, the taxpayer. (60 min.)

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Be Scam Smart
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Fri, Sep 19, 10:00 am

Tasha Carter, Director of the Division of Consumer Services under the Florida Department of Financial Services, presents an informative workshop for seniors, their families and caregivers. The workshop is part of Operation S.A.F.E. (Stop Adult Financial Exploitation) and will cover how to spot a scam, outsmart the scam artists, avoid identity theft, and much more! (90 min.)

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Go Green, Stay Green
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Wed, Sep 24, 12:30 pm

Lana Blackman, Education and Media Specialist with the Solid Waste Authority of PBC, will explain how garbage is transformed into electricity, what to do with household hazardous waste, and proper recycling techniques. (60 min.)

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Adult Summer Book Discussion
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Thu, Sep 25, 3:00 pm

Staff will lead a discussion of “The Namesake,” by Jhumpa Lahiri. Sign up at the Information Desk and check out a copy of the book. (90 min.)

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Children's Program
Me, Marvelous Me! with Mother Goose
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Fri, Sep 05, 3:00 pm

Mother Goose is coming to visit with songs, interactive rhymes and hands-on, fast-paced enjoyment for 2 to 6 year olds. Bring your smile and wear comfortable clothes to wiggle, clap and have oodles of fun. Ages 2-6. (45 min.)

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Cuentame Un Cuento - Tell Me a Story with Carrie Sue Ayvar
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Mon, Sep 15, 10:30 am

Flowing seamlessly between Spanish and English, Carrie Sue Ayvar chooses from her large repertoire of personal and traditional tales to connect people, languages and cultures through her stories. Join us for a bilingual exploration of Hispanic Heritage through the Art of Storytelling. The journey begins with the simple phrase," Había una vez -- Once upon a time." All ages. (45 min.)

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Block Party: Legos in the Library
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Thu, Sep 25, 2:30 pm

Get creative and have fun building with our Lego collection. Ages 5-10. (60 min.)

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