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Events & Programs for All Ages

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E.g., 2014-07-28
Adult Program
Meryl Streep Film Festival
West Boca Branch
Thu, Jul 31, 1:00 pm
©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc. (100 min.) PG-13

View a variety of movies spanning the career of this movie icon. Streep has been nominated for a record 18 Academy Awards and has won three times.

Basic Computer Assistance: One-on-One
West Boca Branch
Thu, Jul 31, 2:00 pm

Ask questions about using Windows, Internet searching, MS Word, email or mousing in a 30-minute individualized session with a librarian. (2 hr.) Sign-up starts 30 minutes before each session. First-come, first-served.

Basic Computer Assistance: One-on-One
West Boca Branch
Thu, Aug 07, 10:30 am

Ask questions about using Windows-based computers, including Internet searching, word processing, email and mousing in your own individual session with a librarian. Walk-in registration begins 30 minutes prior to first session. (30 min.)

Preregister.
Social Networking: One-on-One
West Boca Branch
Tue, Aug 12, 2:00 pm

Ask questions about social networking sites like Facebook, Twitter, Linked-In and more in your own individual session with a librarian. Prerequisites: basic computer skills and an email account. Walk-in registration begins 30 minutes prior to first session. (30 min.)

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eBook Assistance: One-on-One
West Boca Branch
Wed, Aug 13, 10:30 am

Ask questions about downloading library eBooks in your own individual session with a librarian. Bring your eReader or tablet, app store log-in and your library card. Walk-in registration begins 30 minutes prior to first session. (30 min.)

Basic Computer Assistance: One-on-One
West Boca Branch
Thu, Aug 14, 2:00 pm

Ask questions about using Windows-based computers, including Internet searching, word processing, email and mousing in your own individual session with a librarian. Walk-in registration begins 30 minutes prior to first session. (30 min.)

Preregister.
Basic Computer Assistance: One-on-One
West Boca Branch
Wed, Aug 20, 2:00 pm

Ask questions about using Windows-based computers, including Internet searching, word processing, email and mousing in your own individual session with a librarian. Walk-in registration begins 30 minutes prior to first session. (30 min.)

Preregister.
Social Networking: One-on-One
West Boca Branch
Wed, Aug 27, 2:00 pm

Ask questions about social networking sites like Facebook, Twitter, Linked-In and more in your own individual session with a librarian. Prerequisites: basic computer skills and an email account. Walk-in registration begins 30 minutes prior to first session. (30 min.)

Preregister.
eBook Assistance: One-on-One
West Boca Branch
Thu, Aug 28, 1:30 pm

Ask questions about downloading library eBooks in your own individual session with a librarian. Bring your eReader or tablet, app store log-in and your library card. Walk-in registration begins 30 minutes prior to first session. (30 min.)

Children's Program
Fizz, Boom, CELEBRATE with A Big Summer Wrap-up!
West Boca Branch
Wed, Jul 30, 2:30 pm

You've read all summer - now come and party with OOOga the Cavewoman, a silly prehistoric lady who has popped in from long ago. OOOga is curious about the modern world and will share Cave Dweller tales with lots of Stone Age comedy and magic. After the program, enjoy games, crafts and other surprises. All ages. (2 hr.)

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Minecraft Mania
West Boca Branch
Sat, Aug 02, 10:00 am

Gather with other Minecraft enthusiasts. Bring your device and challenge other players. Minecraft themed activity pages also available. Ages 7 & up. Space is limited. (90 min.)

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Baby Story Time
West Boca Branch
Mon, Aug 04, 10:30 am

Baby and parent or caregivers are invited to share in a time of stories, songs and finger plays. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.)

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Summer Fun Story Time
West Boca Branch
Tue, Aug 05, 11:30 am

Summer themed story time for preschool-aged children. We’ll read stories, dance and sing to fun songs, watch a short film, and make a simple craft. Ages 3 & up. (45 min.)

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Lego in the Library
West Boca Branch
Wed, Aug 06, 2:30 pm

Come show off you building skills. Use our blocks and share your creations with the group. Ages 5-10. Space is limited. (60 min.)

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Toddler Summer Time Stories
West Boca Branch
Thu, Aug 07, 10:30 am

Come listen to a summer themed story or two. We’ll also dance and sing to fun songs and finger plays. Ages 1-2. (30 min.)

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Toddler Story Time
West Boca Branch
Sat, Aug 09, 10:30 am

Come listen to a story or two. We’ll also dance and sing to fun songs and finger plays. Ages 1-2. (30 min.)

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Afternoon Crafts
West Boca Branch
Mon, Aug 11, 2:30 pm

Stop in the story time room for a casual craft time featuring a variety of simple crafts. Ages 3-8. (60 min.)

Popsicle Stick Crafting
West Boca Branch
Thu, Aug 14, 11:00 am

Come see what you can make using popsicle sticks, glue and your imagination. Ages 5-10. (45 min.)

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Get Ready for Kindergarten
West Boca Branch
Sat, Aug 16, 10:30 am

A special story time for all those about to start kindergarten. Listen to stories, play a game, and make a special craft just for new kindergartners. Grade K. (45 min.)

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Number Fun Story Time
West Boca Branch
Tue, Aug 19, 11:30 am

Number themed story time for preschool-aged children. Hear some stories, dance and sing to fun songs, watch a short film, and make a simple craft. Ages 3 & up. (45 min.)

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De regreso a la escuela! (Story Time in Spanish)
West Boca Branch
Wed, Aug 20, 3:30 pm

Y comienzan las clases! Por medio de historias y juegos nos prepararemos para ir a la escuela!
Edades 3 para arriba. (45 min.) Se requiere registrarse.

Toddler Time Number Stories
West Boca Branch
Thu, Aug 21, 10:30 am

Come listen to a number themed story or two. We’ll also dance and sing to fun songs and finger plays. Ages 1-2. (30 min.)

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Baby Story Time
West Boca Branch
Mon, Aug 25, 10:30 am

Baby and parent or caregivers are invited to share in a time of stories, songs and finger plays. Ages 3-12 mos. (30 min.)

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Teen Program
Become a Reading Buddy
West Boca Branch
Fri, Aug 01, 10:00 am

Apply at the children’s information desk to be a reading buddy to read and play literacy games with elementary school children. Applications need to be returned and approved prior to starting the program. Meet Mondays at 5:30 pm starting Sep 08. Grades 6-12. (45 min.)

Shrinky Dinks
West Boca Branch
Tue, Aug 05, 3:30 pm

Bring your creativity and a friend and design pins and magnets using the incredible shrinking plastic. Grades 6 -12. (45 min.)

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Tween Wii Time
West Boca Branch
Fri, Aug 08, 2:30 pm

Get out of the heat and come participate in some cool indoor racing, dancing or sports on the Wii. Ages 10-14. (60 min.)

Summer Scrapbooking
West Boca Branch
Thu, Aug 14, 2:30 pm

Accentuate your summer memories! All materials provided, just bring a picture or two and together we will create a scrapbook page. Grades 6 - 12. (45 min.)

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