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Events & Programs for All Ages

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E.g., 2014-07-31
E.g., 2014-07-31
Adult Program
Computer Assistance: One-on-One
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Mon, Aug 04, 2:00 pm

Call for an appointment for one-on-one computer assistance, guidance with research, or help with your eReader in a hands-on session with library staff. Various appointment dates and times available. (30 min.)

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Repurposeful Mod Podge
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Wed, Aug 06, 2:15 pm

Breathe new life and style into your old things through the decorative application of Mod Podge. Bring an old vase, picture frame, flower pot or whatever you like and brighten it up with repurposed paper and Mod Podge glue provided. Ages 10-adult. (60 min.)

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BOOK CHANGE - The Great War: Book Discussion
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Tue, Aug 12, 2:15 pm

As we commemorate the centenary of the First World War, learn about life in the trenches during a lively lecture and discussion of "All Quiet on the Western Front" by Erich Maria Remarque. Sign up at the Information Desk and check out a copy of the book. (90 min.)

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Hurricane Preparedness for Inland Communities
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Thu, Aug 14, 2:30 pm

Bill Firestone, disaster volunteer of the Red Cross, will explain the Red Cross seven recommended hurricane preparedness steps as well as the fresh water hazard and impact on inland communities. Q&A to follow. (60 min.)

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By Hook or By Crook Crochet Club
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Tue, Aug 19, 6:30 pm

Learn basic stitches and socialize while you work on projects. Ages 9-adult. (60 min.)

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Origami Flowers: Iris
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Wed, Aug 20, 2:15 pm

Create a beautiful origami iris. Ages 10 & up. (60 min.)

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Computer Assistance: One-on-One
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Mon, Aug 25, 2:00 pm

Call for an appointment for one-on-one computer assistance, guidance with research, or help with your eReader in a hands-on session with library staff. Various appointment dates and times available. (30 min.)

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Thursday Movie Matinee
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Thu, Aug 28, 2:15 pm

©Lions Gate Films, Inc. Ages 13 and up. (106 min.) PG-13

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Children's Program
Origami in the Morning
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Fri, Aug 01, 10:30 am

Learn about the ancient art of paper folding, called origami, and make some simple origami crafts. Ages 7-10. (60 min.)

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The Cool Creative Kids Club
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Fri, Aug 01, 3:30 pm

Experience an afternoon of creativity using a variety of art materials and techniques. All materials will be provided. Ages 7-11. (60 min.)

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Reading Buddies Fall Session # 1 Registration
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Mon, Aug 04, 10:00 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 #1 can be picked up at the Children's Desk starting Mon, Aug 04. First-come, first-served. Limit 12. Fall Session #1 meets on Wednesdays at 4:30 pm from Sep 03 through Oct 22. Grades K-5. (45 min.)

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It’s a Craft Bonanza!
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Mon, Aug 04, 2:00 pm

Drop in and make as many crafts as you want with the supplies from our Craft Closet. All materials will be provided. Ages 2 & up. (60 min.)

It’s a Craft Bonanza!
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Wed, Aug 06, 2:00 pm

Drop in and make as many crafts as you want with the supplies from our Craft Closet. All materials will be provided. Ages 2 & up. (60 min.)

Bookercise: Move, Dance, Wiggle & Shake @ Your Library
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Sat, Aug 09, 11:00 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.)

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It’s a Craft Bonanza!
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Mon, Aug 11, 2:00 pm

Drop in and make as many crafts as you want with the supplies from our Craft Closet. All materials will be provided. Ages 2 & up. (60 min.)

It’s a Craft Bonanza!
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Wed, Aug 13, 2:00 pm

Drop in and make as many crafts as you want with the supplies from our Craft Closet. All materials will be provided. Ages 2 & up. (60 min.)

Family Game & Puzzle Day
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Thu, Aug 14, 10:30 am

Step back in time and join us for a morning of retro fun! Play some old-time favorite board games and puzzles as well as some new favorites with family and friends. Play the games and puzzles we have or bring in your own to play with. Ages 4-11. (90 min.)

Movie Magic @ Your Library
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Fri, Aug 15, 3:00 pm

©Universal Pictures. It’s your last chance to see one of our favorite movies at the library before school starts! Ages 8 and up. (98 min.) PG

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Back to School Story Time Special
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Thu, Aug 28, 3:30 pm

Grab your backpack and your lunch money because the school bell is about to ring! Join us for fun stories about school and make a special craft to take home. Ages 4-8. (45 min.)

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The Cool Creative Kids Club
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Fri, Aug 29, 3:30 pm

Experience an afternoon of creativity using a variety of art materials and techniques. All materials will be provided. Ages 7-11. (60 min.)

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Me, Marvelous Me! with Mother Goose
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Sat, Aug 30, 10:15 am

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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Teen Program
AnimeFest
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Sat, Aug 16, 2:00 pm

Come in costume as your favorite characters, enjoy anime trivia and crafts. Pizza and snacks provided by the Friends of the Library. Ages 12-17. (90 min).

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RPB Teen Xpressions
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Sat, Aug 30, 3:00 pm

Are you a writer? A poet? An artist? A musician? Here is your chance to share your original poems, writings, art work, etc., with a group of your peers. Ages 12-17. (45 min.)

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