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Events & Programs for All Ages

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E.g., 2015-06-29
E.g., 2015-06-29
Adult Program
Magic: The Gathering Game Night
Jupiter Branch
Tue, Jun 09, 5:30 pm
Looking for a place to play Magic: The Gathering? Come play and meet other players for a regularly-scheduled monthly event. The meetings will be non-DCI-sanctioned and all casual formats are welcome. Bring your own decks.
(2 hr.)
The Great Courses® Everyday Gourmet: Making Great Meals in Less Time
Jupiter Branch
Fri, Jun 12, 2:00 pm
Lecture 1: Into the Mind of a Chef. Lecture 2: Launching the Day.
Learn how to cook or improve your skills and palate with this six lecture DVD series from the prestigious Culinary Institute of America, presented over three weeks. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
(60 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated.
The Great Courses® Everyday Gourmet: Making Great Meals in Less Time
Jupiter Branch
Fri, Jun 19, 2:00 pm
Lecture 3: One Fresh Thing. Lecture 4: Evolution of a Quick Dish.
Learn how to cook or improve your skills and palate with this six lecture DVD series from the prestigious Culinary Institute of America, presented over three weeks. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
(60 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated.
Naturalization 101
Jupiter Branch
Sat, Jun 20, 3:00 pm
Don Jarrell from the US Citizenship & Immigration Services will present an overview of the eligibility requirements for becoming a United States citizen. Learn the steps to file an application for naturalization and have your questions answered. Informational and study materials will be provided.
Preregister. (90 min.)
Amigurumi: Little Penguin
Jupiter Branch
Wed, Jun 24, 5:30 pm
Join Celeste and Stacey to learn how to create amigurumi. In Japanese, ami means knit or crochet and nuigurumi is stuffed doll. You should have some experience with single crochet stitch. Supplies provided. Bring a size G or F crochet hook if you have one. Ages 12 and up.
Preregister. (2 hr.)
Meet the Author: Fedora Horowitz
Jupiter Branch
Thu, Jun 25, 2:00 pm
Fedora Horowitz talks about her historical saga, "Jaffa Beach," the story of forbidden love set in the volatile context of the founding of the State of Israel and the accompanying rise of Palestinian longing for a homeland. Book signing to follow.
Preregister. (60 min.)
The Great Courses® Everyday Gourmet: Making Great Meals in Less Time
Jupiter Branch
Fri, Jun 26, 2:00 pm
Lecture 5: What Makes a Meal? Lecture 6: A Chef Entertains.
Learn how to cook or improve your skills and palate with this six lecture DVD series from the prestigious Culinary Institute of America, presented over three weeks. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
(60 min.) Shown with permission. Not rated.
Fifty Shades of Book Reading: Series Three
Jupiter Branch
Sat, Jun 27, 3:00 pm
Get out of the sun and into the shade … Fifty Shades of Book Reading that is! We offer five delightful shades (genres) of reading suggestions for these long summer days at the beach or for cooling out under the shade. Join us at the West Boca Branch on June 9 and at the Jupiter Branch on June 27.
Preregister. (90 min.)
Fireworks Safety
Jupiter Branch
Tue, Jun 30, 2:00 pm
Join Palm Beach County firefighter-paramedic Bob Smallacombe as he discusses the legal issues around fireworks use and also the safety factor of using your own fireworks.
Preregister. (60 min.)
Children's Program
American Girl: Meet Samantha
Jupiter Branch
Mon, Jun 08, 1:00 pm

If you love reading about the American Girls, our American Girl Club is for you! Join us for crafts, games or other activities inspired by the American Girls and the times in which they lived. Grades 1-5.

Preregister. (60 min.)
Magic Tree House Book Club
Jupiter Branch
Tue, Jun 09, 11:15 am
“Night of the Ninjas,” by Mary Pope Osborne.

Travel with Jack and Annie on magical adventures through space and time. Share your thoughts about the featured title, play a fun game, and make a related craft. Grades 2-5.

Preregister. (60 min.)
The Magic of The Amazing Mr. A
Jupiter Branch
Wed, Jun 10, 10:30 am

It's a variety-style magic show you won't want to miss! With magic, comedy, ventriloquism and audience participation, Mr. A will leave you laughing. All ages. (45 min.)

Preregister.
Harry Potter Summer School for Muggles
Jupiter Branch
Wed, Jun 10, 3:30 pm

Have you ever wanted to go to Hogwarts? Join us for this ministry-sanctioned distance-learning summer semester of Hogwarts featuring care of magical creatures, potions, flying and more! Ages 8-12. (60 min.) Preregister beginning Wed, May 27.

Crochet Club for Children
Jupiter Branch
Thu, Jun 11, 3:30 pm

Ongoing crochet club for all skill levels. Bring your hook and your favorite yarn and socialize while learning basic stitches or working on current projects. Ages 9 & up. Limit 10.

Preregister. (60 min.)
Summer Cinema
Jupiter Branch
Sat, Jun 13, 10:30 am
"Big Hero 6."
©‎Walt Disney Pictures.
(102 min.)

Popcorn and a movie for the whole family. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Preregister. (102 min.)
PG
Block Party: LEGO® Bricks
Jupiter Branch
Sun, Jun 14, 1:00 pm

Get creative and have fun building with our LEGO® collection. Ages 5-10.

Preregister. (60 min.)
Every Hero Has a Story: Shark Spectacular with Jurassic Parts
Jupiter Branch
Wed, Jun 17, 10:30 am

Fascinated with sharks? See jaws and teeth from over two dozen sharks from around the world and touch a real shark jaw, shark skin and a fossil Megalodon shark tooth. Learn fun facts about sharks and why their conservation is so important. Each child will go home with a genuine fossil shark tooth! Ages 5 & up. (45 min.)

Preregister.
Harry Potter Summer School for Muggles
Jupiter Branch
Wed, Jun 17, 3:30 pm

Have you ever wanted to go to Hogwarts? Join us for this ministry-sanctioned distance-learning summer semester of Hogwarts featuring care of magical creatures, potions, flying and more! Ages 8-12. (60 min.) Preregister beginning Wed, May 27.

Young Writer's Workshop
Jupiter Branch
Fri, Jun 19, 3:30 pm

Are you a writer at heart? Join us for a chance to play around with projects designed to add sparkle to your stories, poetry and journal entries. Ages 8-12. Limit 10.

Preregister. (60 min.)
Block Party: LEGO® Bricks
Jupiter Branch
Sat, Jun 20, 11:00 am

Get creative and have fun building with our LEGO® collection. Ages 5-10.

Preregister. (60 min.)
Magic Tree House Book Club
Jupiter Branch
Tue, Jun 23, 11:15 am
“Day of the Dragon King,” by Mary Pope Osborne.

Travel with Jack and Annie on magical adventures through space and time. Share your thoughts about the featured title, play a fun game, and make a related craft. Grades 2-5.

Preregister. (60 min.)
Abstract Animal Art
Jupiter Branch
Tue, Jun 23, 2:30 pm

Join us as we celebrate all our animal friends with amusing books, great songs, and a wonderful animal cut out collage you can design and decorate! Ages 3-6.

Preregister. (45 min.)
Harry Potter Summer School for Muggles
Jupiter Branch
Wed, Jun 24, 3:30 pm

Have you ever wanted to go to Hogwarts? Join us for this ministry-sanctioned distance-learning summer semester of Hogwarts featuring care of magical creatures, potions, flying and more! Ages 8-12. (60 min.) Preregister beginning Wed, May 27.

Cut It Out!
Jupiter Branch
Thu, Jun 25, 3:30 pm

Practice your scissor-cutting skills and make art using the shapes that you create. Child scissors will be provided. Ages 4-7.

Preregister. (45 min.)
Summer Cinema
Jupiter Branch
Sat, Jun 27, 10:30 am
"The LEGO® Movie."
©‎Warner Bros.
(101 min.)

Popcorn and a movie for the whole family. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Preregister. (102 min.)
PG
Teen Program
Teen Tie-Dye Night
Jupiter Branch
Thu, Jun 18, 6:30 pm
Bring a clean white t-shirt, bandana or other piece to tie-dye. Snacks provided.
Preregister. (60 min.)