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Events & Programs for All Ages

Meet your friends at the Library to learn new skills or just for fun! Find out what’s going on at your Library.
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Adult Program
By Hook or By Crook Crochet Club
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Tue, Nov 04, 6:30 pm

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

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Melt and Pour Soap Making
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Wed, Nov 12, 2:15 pm

Learn to make decorative shea butter and glycerin soap with a microwave melt and pour soap base. Materials will be provided. Ages 18 & up. (90 min.)

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Consumer Reports Online for Free!
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Thu, Nov 13, 10:30 am

Need help with your holiday shopping? Not sure which smart phone, tablet or coffee maker to choose? Our business librarian shows you how to access Consumer Reports by using your library card - it's free and accessible. (60 min.)

By Hook or By Crook Crochet Club
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Tue, Nov 18, 6:30 pm

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

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Thursday Movie Matinee
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Thu, Nov 20, 2:15 pm

©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (112 min.) PG-13

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Computer Assistance: One-on-One
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Mon, Nov 24, 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 dates and times available. (30 min.)

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Children's Program
The Brick By Brick Crew
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Wed, Nov 05, 10:30 am

Come and join us to create the tallest tower of blocks you can from our supply of Jumbo Building Blocks! Ages 3-6. (45 min.)

Designer Duct Tape Flowers
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Wed, Nov 05, 4:30 pm

Come on in and get creative! Make beautiful flowers out of our fashion-forward duct tape with cool designs and trendy patterns. Ages 7-17. (45 min.)

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The Cool Creative Kids Club
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Fri, Nov 07, 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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The “Under Construction” Crew
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Mon, Nov 10, 3:30 pm

Come and play with our Building Blocks and make your own creation! Bring a creation of your own to show us what you can do. See if you can do the “Building Challenge of the Day”! Ages 7-11. (45 min.)

Families Reading Together 2014 - Patrick Ball: Celtic Harp and Story
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Wed, Nov 12, 6:30 pm

Patrick Ball, one of the world's premier Celtic harp players, offers an introduction to this rare, legendary instrument and shares tales of enchantment that come alive to delight the young and young-at-heart. A warm and magical performance! All ages. (45 min.)

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Baby Story Time Special & Craft
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Thu, Nov 13, 10:30 am

Your baby will enjoy fun songs, rhymes, books and playtime in our baby story time. Make a simple craft to remember the fun time you had at the library. Ages 0-23 mos. (35 min.)

Teddy Bear Tea Party, Story Time & Library Sleepover
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Thu, Nov 13, 3:30 pm

Do you have a favorite teddy bear? Bring it to the library to celebrate National Teddy Bear Month! We will listen to some “beary” good stories, sing and dance to “bear-rific” songs, and share some “bear-licious” snacks at a tea party for you and your teddy bear friend. Your teddy bear can continue to have fun by sleeping overnight at the library with other teddy bears. Pick up your bear the next day and you will receive a picture of your bear on his overnight library adventure! Ages 3-7. (60 min.)

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Wii Gaming
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Fri, Nov 14, 3:30 pm

Game on! Challenge yourself and your friends by playing some of your favorite Wii games on our new Wii U! Ages 7-12. (60 min.)

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Families Reading Together: … in Our Pajamas!
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Mon, Nov 17, 7:00 pm

Join us for a “zoo-tastic” time reading this year’s Families Reading Together title "Reading Makes You Feel Good," by author and illustrator Todd Parr. Sing and dance to some silly songs and make a special zoo-related craft to bring home. Don’t forget to wear your favorite PJ’s! Stuffed animals are welcome! Ages 3-6 plus siblings. (45 min.)

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Read, Refresh, Repeat DEAR Time
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Tue, Nov 18, 3:30 pm

Read a book of your choice for 20 minutes in complete and total silence (Drop Everything And Read-Sustained Silent Reading). Afterwards, enjoy a light snack while listening to an exciting read-aloud. Snacks will be given to those who participate in the entire program. Ages 8-11. (45 min.)

Families Reading Together: “Zoo-tastic” Afternoon Special
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Thu, Nov 20, 3:30 pm

Join us for a special reading of this year’s Families Reading Together title "Reading Makes You Feel Good," by author and illustrator Todd Parr. Take an imaginary trip to one of our favorite places, the zoo, and make a special zoo-related craft to bring home. All ages. (45 min.)

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The Cool Creative Kids Club
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Fri, Nov 21, 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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Read, Refresh, Repeat DEAR Time
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Tue, Nov 25, 3:30 pm

Read a book of your choice for 20 minutes in complete and total silence (Drop Everything And Read-Sustained Silent Reading). Afterwards, enjoy a light snack while listening to an exciting read-aloud. Snacks will be given to those who participate in the entire program. Ages 8-11. (45 min.)

Movie Magic @ Your Library
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Wed, Nov 26, 2:30 pm

©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. Before you sit down for your turkey dinner, watch one of our favorite movies that is based on a classic children's book. Ages 8 & up. (94 min.) PG

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Teen Program
RPB Teen Xpressions
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Sat, Nov 08, 2:00 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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Anime Club
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Sat, Nov 08, 3:00 pm

Meet other teens who enjoy watching and talking about anime, eat Pocky, and share your knowledge about manga. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (60 min.)

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Movie Magic @ Your Library
Royal Palm Beach Branch
Sat, Nov 22, 1:30 pm

©Twentieth Century Fox. Come watch another popular teen read-turned blockbuster movie! Make a simple craft and discuss the differences between the book and the movie. Ages 13 & up. (126 min.) PG-13

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