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Events & Programs for All Ages

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Adult Program
Book-a-Librarian: eBooks
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Aug 05, 2:00 pm
Book an appointment for a one-on-one session with a library staff member. Call to find out what you need to bring along with your eReader. Appointment times are Wednesdays between 2:00-4:00 pm.
(30 min.)
Preregister.
Book Life Presents: Movie
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Aug 11, 2:00 pm
"The Mistress of Spices." ©The Weinstein Company. (95 min.)
PG-13
Preregister.
Sherlock Holmes Mystery Club
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Aug 11, 7:00 pm
The game's afoot with facilitator Howard Schoen and other Sherlock fans for films and discussions of the renowned literary detective.
(90 min.)
Book-a-Librarian: eBooks
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Aug 12, 2:00 pm
Book an appointment for a one-on-one session with a library staff member. Call to find out what you need to bring along with your eReader. Appointment times are Wednesdays between 2:00-4:00 pm.
(30 min.)
Preregister.
Book-a-Librarian: One-on-One Assistance, in Creole and French
Asistans pèsonèl an Kreyòl/Individuelle Assistance en Français
West Boynton Branch
Thu, Aug 13, 2:00 pm
Jeudi, 13 Août, 2:00 pm
Bezwen èd pou itilize yon òdinatè, fè yon rezime, ranpli epi voye aplikasyon sou Entènet, chache yon liv, itilize sit entènèt bibliyotèk Palm Beach la pou ou aprann Anglè gratis, oswa chache travay? Rele 561-734-5556 pou ou pran randevou ak yon bibliyotekè ki pale Kreyòl pou ede ou.
(30 min.)
Preregister.
Vous voulez apprendre à utiliser les ressources numériques de la médiathèque, naviguer le web, créer un document sur Microsoft, insérer une pièce jointe, envoyer et recevoir un e-mail. Appeler le 561-734-5556 pour planifier une séance de formation individuelle gratuite en français. Sur rendez-vous.
(30 min.) Preregister.
Book Life Presents: Book Discussion: "The Hundred Foot Journey"
West Boynton Branch
Thu, Aug 13, 2:00 pm
Share in a lively discussion of this light hearted rags-to-riches story that highlights the art of cooking, the blending of cultures and cuisines - Indian and French - and some of the trials and tribulations of restaurant life. Check your local branch or our online catalog for available copies. Facilitated by David Scott at the Royal Palm Beach, Gardens and West Boca Branches and Judy Kamiat at West Boynton Branch.
Protect Yourself from Identity Theft
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Aug 18, 6:00 pm
Learn valuable tips to guard against Identity Theft - the fastest growing crime in America. Protect yourself against Credit/Debit card fraud, home burglary, abduction, purse snatching, internet scams etc. Presented by the National Crime Stop Program.
(60 min.)
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Tertulia Literaria (Book Discussion, in Spanish: "The Gift of Life")
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Aug 18, 6:30 pm
martes, 18 de agosto
Únase a nosotros para una discusión sobre "El don de la vida" de Fernando Vallejo. Las copias están disponibles en el mostrador de Información. Se requiere registrarse.
(90 min.)
Book-a-Librarian: eBooks
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Aug 19, 2:00 pm
Book an appointment for a one-on-one session with a library staff member. Call to find out what you need to bring along with your eReader. Appointment times are Wednesdays between 2:00-4:00 pm.
(30 min.)
Preregister.
Crafternoon: Cards for Heroes
West Boynton Branch
Thu, Aug 20, 2:00 pm
Create beautiful hand-crafted cards: one for you and one for a local hero serving our community. Materials provided.
(60 min.)
Preregister.
Book-a-Librarian: One-on-One Assistance, in Creole and French
Asistans pèsonèl an Kreyòl/Individuelle Assistance en Français
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Aug 25, 10:00 am
Mardi, 25 Août, 10:00 am
Bezwen èd pou itilize yon òdinatè, fè yon rezime, ranpli epi voye aplikasyon sou Entènet, chache yon liv, itilize sit entènèt bibliyotèk Palm Beach la pou ou aprann Anglè gratis, oswa chache travay? Rele 561-734-5556 pou ou pran randevou ak yon bibliyotekè ki pale Kreyòl pou ede ou.
(30 min.)
Preregister.
Vous voulez apprendre à utiliser les ressources numériques de la médiathèque, naviguer le web, créer un document sur Microsoft, insérer une pièce jointe, envoyer et recevoir un e-mail. Appeler le 561-734-5556 pour planifier une séance de formation individuelle gratuite en français. Sur rendez-vous.
(30 min.) Preregister.
Book Life Presents: Film Discussion
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Aug 25, 2:00 pm
"The Hundred Foot Journey." ©Dreamworks Pictures. (122 min.)
(2.5 hr.) PG
Preregister.
Book-a-Librarian: eBooks
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Aug 26, 2:00 pm
Book an appointment for a one-on-one session with a library staff member. Call to find out what you need to bring along with your eReader. Appointment times are Wednesdays between 2:00-4:00 pm.
(30 min.)
Preregister.
Five Steps to a Stress Free Life
West Boynton Branch
Thu, Aug 27, 2:00 pm
Joe Hamilton of TrustBridge Health teaches five steps to leading a stress free life. These practical, easy techniques lower stress levels for a healthier life.
(90 min.)
Preregister.
Children's Program
Cool Movies for the Summer
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Aug 04, 10:00 am
"The Boxtrolls."
©‎Focus Features.
(100 min.)
PG
Preregister.
Cool Movies for the Summer
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Aug 05, 10:00 am
"Mulan."
©‎Walt Disney Pictures.
(90 min.)
G
Preregister.
Chess Class for Beginners
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Aug 05, 3:00 pm
Discover the basics of chess and polish your skills. Led by Library staff. Ages 8-12.
(30 min.)
Preregister.
Chess Club
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Aug 05, 3:30 pm
Challenge other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and perfect your own skills. . Ages 8-12.
(45 min.)
Cool Movies for the Summer
West Boynton Branch
Thu, Aug 06, 10:00 am
"Annie."
©‎Columbia Pictures Industries Inc.
(118 min.)
PG
Preregister.
Cool Movies for the Summer
West Boynton Branch
Fri, Aug 07, 10:00 am
"Strange Magic."
©‎Walt Disney Pictures.
(99 min.)
PG
Preregister.
Block Party: LEGO® Bricks
West Boynton Branch
Fri, Aug 07, 3:00 pm
Builders create vehicles, buildings or animals out of LEGO® bricks. Ages 6-10.
(45 min.)
Preregister.
Stitch 'n' Time Club
West Boynton Branch
Mon, Aug 10, 2:30 pm
Chat, knit and create fun projects of your own imagination. Space is limited. Ages 8-17.
(90 min.)
Preregister.
Nighttime Story Time
West Boynton Branch
Mon, Aug 10, 6:00 pm
Make a date to participate in the monthly nighttime story time. Ages 3 & up.
(45 min.)
Preregister.
Chess Class for Beginners
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Aug 12, 3:00 pm
Discover the basics of chess and polish your skills. Led by Library staff. Ages 8-12.
(30 min.)
Preregister.
Chess Club
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Aug 12, 3:30 pm
Challenge other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and perfect your own skills. . Ages 8-12.
(45 min.)
Toddler Art
West Boynton Branch
Fri, Aug 14, 10:30 am
Ready to noodle and dot? Start with stories and songs, then segue into art centers. Ages 1-2.
(40 min.)
Preregister.
Make & Take Crafts
West Boynton Branch
Sat, Apr 11, 11:00 am
Try your hand at a variety of projects for crafty kids to create and enjoy. Ages 3-8. (45 min.)
Preregister.
Make & Take Crafts
West Boynton Branch
Fri, Aug 14, 2:30 pm
Try your hand at a variety of projects for crafty kids to create and enjoy. Ages 3-8.
(45 min.)
Preregister.
Chess Class for Beginners
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Aug 19, 3:00 pm
Discover the basics of chess and polish your skills. Led by Library staff. Ages 8-12.
(30 min.)
Preregister.
Chess Club
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Aug 19, 3:30 pm
Challenge other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and perfect your own skills. . Ages 8-12.
(45 min.)
Chess Class for Beginners
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Aug 26, 3:00 pm
Discover the basics of chess and polish your skills. Led by Library staff. Ages 8-12.
(30 min.)
Preregister.
Chess Club
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Aug 26, 3:30 pm
Challenge other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and perfect your own skills. . Ages 8-12.
(45 min.)
Back to School Party!
West Boynton Branch
Mon, Aug 31, 4:00 am
First day jitters? Relax with some cool tips and games to play! Ages 4-7.
(45 min.)
Preregister.
Teen Program
Stitch 'n' Time Club
West Boynton Branch
Mon, Aug 10, 2:30 pm
Chat, knit and create fun projects of your own imagination. Space is limited. Ages 8-17.
(90 min.)
Preregister.
Summer Movies for Teens
West Boynton Branch
Thu, Aug 13, 4:00 pm
"The Divergent Series Insurgent." ©Summit Entertainment. (119 min.)
PG-13
Preregister.
Pen, Paper, Pizza
West Boynton Branch
Thu, Aug 13, 6:30 pm
Energize yourself with pepperoni (or cheese) pizza while you share what you have penned to paper (fiction, prose, poetry, etc.) in a friendly group setting. Ages 12-17.
(90 min.)
Preregister.
Teen Reading Buddies Orientation
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Aug 26, 4:45 pm
Become a Reading Buddy! Assist children in grades K-5 with reading comprehension skills. It's a fun way to earn community service hours for school. Pick up your Reading Buddies application at the children's desk. For students in grades 6 & up, with a 3.0 grade point average (GPA) and provide two personal references. Orientation is mandatory for all participants. Grades 6 & up.
(60 min.)
Preregister.
Splice, Patch & Seam
West Boynton Branch
Thu, Aug 27, 4:00 pm
Create duct tape designs for fun or fancy - cell phone holder, purse or whatever you invent. Ages 12-17.
(60 min.)
Preregister.