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Events & Programs for All Ages

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Adult Program
Current Events Discussion Group
Glades Road Branch
Mon, Apr 06, 10:00 am

Facilitator Brenda Solomon will discuss today's hot topics. (60 min.)

Basic Computer Assistance: One-on-One
Glades Road Branch
Tue, Apr 07, 1:00 pm

Call to make an appointment and learn about using Windows, Internet searching, MS Word, email or mousing in an individualized session with a staff member. (30 min.)

Hooked on Crochet
Glades Road Branch
Tue, Apr 07, 2:00 pm

For all skill levels. Bring a crochet hook. (90 min.)

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English Exchange
Glades Road Branch
Wed, Apr 08, 1:00 pm

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

eBook Assistance: One-on-One
Glades Road Branch
Thu, Apr 09, 10:00 am

Call to make an appointment and learn how to borrow the library's eBooks in an individualized session with a staff member. Bring your eReader, laptop, mobile device or tablet, logins and passwords, and your library card. (45 min.)

After Liberation: Surviving Jews Make the Long Way Home
Glades Road Branch
Mon, Apr 13, 2:00 pm

Commemorate Holocaust Remembrance (Yom Hashoah) with this multimedia program exploring the sorrow and the joy of survival featuring members of local Holocaust survivor communities and Next Generations Oral History Project. Presented by FAU's Center for Holocaust and Human Rights Education. Co-sponsored by Alpert Jewish Family & Children's Service. (60 min.)

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Basic Computer Assistance: One-on-One
Glades Road Branch
Tue, Apr 14, 10:00 am

Call to make an appointment and learn about using Windows, Internet searching, MS Word, email or mousing in an individualized session with a staff member. (30 min.)

Consumer Reports and ChiltonLibrary -- Online for Free!
Glades Road Branch
Tue, Apr 14, 2:00 pm

Need help with your car purchase and/or auto repair? Not sure how to navigate choosing a car? Our Business Librarian, Susan Berger, will demonstrate how Consumer Reports online can help you with everything from car pricing, trading in your car, and closing the deal after the sale. The ChiltonLibrary database will help you access repair, maintenance and service information. Learn how to access Consumer Reports and ChiltonLibrary by using your library card - it’s free and accessible. (90 min.)

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English Exchange
Glades Road Branch
Wed, Apr 15, 1:00 pm

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

eBook Assistance: One-on-One
Glades Road Branch
Thu, Apr 16, 10:00 am

Call to make an appointment and learn how to borrow the library's eBooks in an individualized session with a staff member. Bring your eReader, laptop, mobile device or tablet, logins and passwords, and your library card. (45 min.)

Mindful Meditation
Glades Road Branch
Thu, Apr 16, 2:00 pm

Learn how to become mindful through the practice of meditation. Classes consist of lecture, question and answer period, and a period of meditation. (60 min.)

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Book Discussion
Glades Road Branch
Fri, Apr 17, 11:00 am

We will be discussing "Night," by Elie Wiesel. Pick up a copy of the book at the information desk. (60 min.)

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Current Events Discussion Group
Glades Road Branch
Mon, Apr 20, 10:00 am

Facilitator Brenda Solomon will discuss today's hot topics. (60 min.)

New Movie
Glades Road Branch
Mon, Apr 20, 2:00 pm

©Universal Pictures. (137 min.) PG-13

Basic Computer Assistance: One-on-One
Glades Road Branch
Tue, Apr 21, 1:00 pm

Call to make an appointment and learn about using Windows, Internet searching, MS Word, email or mousing in an individualized session with a staff member. (30 min.)

English Exchange
Glades Road Branch
Wed, Apr 22, 1:00 pm

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

eBook Assistance: One-on-One
Glades Road Branch
Thu, Apr 23, 10:00 am

Call to make an appointment and learn how to borrow the library's eBooks in an individualized session with a staff member. Bring your eReader, laptop, mobile device or tablet, logins and passwords, and your library card. (45 min.)

English Exchange
Glades Road Branch
Wed, Apr 29, 1:00 pm

Practice speaking English in a fun and informal atmosphere. Intermediate knowledge of the language is recommended. (2 hr.) Call 561-894-7529 to preregister.

eBook Assistance: One-on-One
Glades Road Branch
Thu, Apr 30, 10:00 am

Call to make an appointment and learn how to borrow the library's eBooks in an individualized session with a staff member. Bring your eReader, laptop, mobile device or tablet, logins and passwords, and your library card. (45 min.)

Introduction to Ancestry.com
Glades Road Branch
Thu, Apr 30, 2:00 pm

Learn how to find information about your ancestors using Ancestry.com. (60 min.)

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Children's Program
April Fun Day!
Glades Road Branch
Sat, Apr 04, 3:00 pm

Let’s get together and tell jokes, learn magic tricks, and discover other ways to tease and amaze your friends! Ages 6-11. (45 min.)

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Chess Club
Glades Road Branch
Tue, Apr 07, 4:00 pm

Do you like to play chess? Join other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and practice your skills. Ages 6-12. (45 min.)

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Itsy Bitsy Babies
Glades Road Branch
Thu, Apr 09, 10:00 am

Enjoy nursery rhymes, simple stories, songs, puppets and movement activities just for babies. Ages 3-12 months. (30 min.)

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April Crafternoon
Glades Road Branch
Mon, Apr 13, 4:00 pm

Make and take lots of beautiful crafts. Ages 4-9. (45 min.)

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Chess Club
Glades Road Branch
Tue, Apr 14, 4:00 pm

Do you like to play chess? Join other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and practice your skills. Ages 6-12. (45 min.)

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Story Time for Children with Special Needs
Glades Road Branch
Sat, Apr 18, 11:00 am

Enjoy stories, songs, crafts and movement activities specially designed for children with developmental disabilities. All ages. (45 min.)

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American Girls: Lanie
Glades Road Branch
Sat, Apr 18, 3:00 pm

Enjoy activities, games and snacks of Lanie’s world. If you’d like, bring your doll and dress like Lanie! Ages 6-11. (45 min.)

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Chess Club
Glades Road Branch
Tue, Apr 21, 4:00 pm

Do you like to play chess? Join other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and practice your skills. Ages 6-12. (45 min.)

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Pajama Story Time
Glades Road Branch
Tue, Apr 21, 6:30 pm

Wear your pajamas for a fun evening of songs, stories and a craft. Ages 3-6. (45 min.)

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Internet Safety Tips for Kids
Glades Road Branch
Wed, Apr 22, 5:45 pm

Learn the rules of Internet safety through games and activities. Grades K-5. (30 min.)

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Itsy Bitsy Babies
Glades Road Branch
Thu, Apr 23, 10:00 am

Enjoy nursery rhymes, simple stories, songs, puppets and movement activities just for babies. Ages 3-12 months. (30 min.)

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Spy Training Academy
Glades Road Branch
Sat, Apr 25, 3:00 pm

Learn the basic techniques for being an international spy. Ages 5-10. (45 min.)

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Chess Club
Glades Road Branch
Tue, Apr 28, 4:00 pm

Do you like to play chess? Join other chess enthusiasts for a game or two and practice your skills. Ages 6-12. (45 min.)

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Teen Program
Anime, Manga and More
Glades Road Branch
Tue, Apr 07, 6:00 pm

Got chopstick skills? Come show off at the noodle tasting and chopstick challenge at anime club. Grades 6 & up. (45 min.)

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Eco Crafting
Glades Road Branch
Tue, Apr 14, 6:00 pm

Earth Day is approaching. We will be doing our part by repurposing and reusing materials in this DIY program. Grades 6 & up. (45 min.)

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