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Adult Program
Documentary: "In the Footsteps of Willie Sutton"
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Mar 10, 2:00 pm

Known as "Slick Willie" and "Willie the Actor," William Francis Sutton can be referred to as one of the most colorful bank robbers in history. When he gets caught and confined, he escapes - three times. (55 min.) Shown with permission.

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Sherlock Holmes Mystery Club
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Mar 10, 7:00 pm

The game’s afoot with facilitator Howard Schoen and other Sherlock fans for films and discussions of the renowned literary detective. (75 min.)

Crafternoon: Decorative Doodling
West Boynton Branch
Thu, Mar 12, 2:30 pm

Try out paper crafting techniques to design your own stationery, personalize a scrapbook, decorate a journal, and more. Materials provided. Space is limited. (90 min.)

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Eating Disorder Through the Life Span
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Mar 17, 2:00 pm

Sharon Glynn, LPN and Director of Programming for The Alliance for Eating Disorders Awareness, discusses the issues of eating disorders in women, men and children throughout the lifespan stages. Anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, binge eating disorder and OSFED will be explained and addressed. (60 min.)

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Tertulia Literaria (Book Discussion in Spanish: "Where the Air is Clear")
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Mar 17, 6:30 pm

martes, 17 de marzo, 6:30 pm Únase a nosotros para una discusión sobre "La región más transparente" de Carlos Fuentes. Las copias están disponibles en el mostrador de Información. (90 min.) Se requiere registrarse.

If These Knishes Could Talk
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Mar 24, 2:00 pm

Enjoy this documentary featuring Penny Marshall, Alan Marshall, Alan Dershowitz, James McBride and Pete Hamill, along with a cast of characters from Canarsie to Tottenville who explore why New Yorkers eat “chawclate” and drink “cawfee,” and how the accent became the vibrant soundtrack of a charming, unforgiving and enduring city. (55 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated.

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Writers LIVE! Presents: Hank Phillippi Ryan
West Boynton Branch
Thu, Mar 26, 2:00 pm

This award-winning novelist and investigative reporter will talk about her new book “Truth Be Told.” (90 min.) Preregistration begins Mon, Mar 16, 10:00 am by phone, in person, or online at www.pbclibrary.org/writers-live-2015.

Low Back Pain and Treatment Options
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Mar 31, 2:00 pm

Dr. Berman from Bethesda Hospital discusses the common causes of low back pain and available treatment options from conservative therapy to surgery. (60 min.)

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Small Claims Court
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Mar 31, 6:30 pm

Palm Beach County's Bar Association demonstrates how to present your case to the judge without hiring a lawyer. A small claim is any legal dispute calculated at $5,000.00 or less. (60 min.)

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Children's Program
Saturday Morning Matinee
West Boynton Branch
Sat, Mar 07, 10:00 am

©Walt Disney Pictures. (81 min.) Popcorn and a movie. PG

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Toddler Art
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Mar 11, 10:45 am

Ready to noodle and dot? Start with stories and songs, then segue into art centers. Ages 1-2. (35 min.)

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Chess Class for Beginners
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Mar 11, 3:00 pm

Discover the basics of chess with an award-winning instructor. Ages 8-12. (30 min.)

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Chess Club
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Mar 11, 3:30 pm

Challenge other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and perfect your own skills. Ages 8-12. (60 min.)

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Block Party: LEGO® Bricks in the Library
West Boynton Branch
Sat, Mar 14, 10:00 am

Builders create vehicles, buildings or animals out of LEGO® bricks. Ages 6-10. (45 min.)

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Family Story Time
West Boynton Branch
Mon, Mar 16, 6:00 pm

Fun for the whole family. Join us for our monthly evening story time. All ages. (45 min.)

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St Patrick’s Day Celebration
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Mar 17, 10:00 am

It’s spring break! What shall we do? Come and celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with stories, music, games and a craft. Ages 4-7.

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St. Patrick’s Day Jewelry Design
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Mar 17, 11:30 am

Tweens enjoy designing your own jewelry to wear on St. Patrick’s Day. Ages 8-12.

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Chess Class for Beginners
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Mar 18, 3:00 pm

Discover the basics of chess with an award-winning instructor. Ages 8-12. (30 min.)

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Chess Club
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Mar 18, 3:30 pm

Challenge other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and perfect your own skills. Ages 8-12. (60 min.)

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Library Scavenger Hunt
West Boynton Branch
Thu, Mar 19, 3:00 pm

It's spring break so venture forth to discover books and surprises in the library. Ages 8-12. (45 min.)

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Make & Take Crafts
West Boynton Branch
Fri, Mar 20, 11:00 am

Try your hand at a variety of projects for crafty kids to create and enjoy. Ages 3-8. (45 min.)

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Chess Class for Beginners
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Mar 25, 3:00 pm

Discover the basics of chess with an award-winning instructor. Ages 8-12. (30 min.)

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Chess Club
West Boynton Branch
Wed, Mar 25, 3:30 pm

Challenge other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and perfect your own skills. Ages 8-12. (60 min.)

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Teen Program
Teen Nail Art
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Mar 10, 4:00 pm

It's back! Paint wild and crazy designs on your nails. Ages 12-17. Space is limited. (90 min.)

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Do the Write Thing: A Monthly Teen Writing Workshop
West Boynton Branch
Thu, Mar 12, 6:30 pm

Fine-tune your writing skills in fiction, non-fiction, poetry or prose. Share your work in progress and get constructive feedback in a supportive atmosphere led by Caryn DeVincenti from PBC Florida Writers' Association. Ages 12-17. (2 hr.)

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Teen Green Flubber
West Boynton Branch
Tue, Mar 17, 4:00 pm

Get green and gooey with us and discover very unusual properties of some very common ingredients. Messy clothes recommended. Ages 12-17. (45 min.)

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