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E.g., 2015-06-03
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Adult Program
What's in Store for the 2015 Hurricane Season
Jupiter Branch
Tue, May 05, 11:00 am
Steve Weagle, Channel 5 meteorologist, will discuss hurricane preparedness. Know what to do in advance of and during a hurricane! Steve will also talk about El Nino, the forecast this season, and past storms. (60 min.)
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Consumer Reports and ChiltonLibrary -- Online for Free!
Jupiter Branch
Thu, May 07, 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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Meet the Author: Tom Turner
Jupiter Branch
Tue, May 12, 2:00 pm
Ride along with Detective Charlie Crawford in this fast-moving, funny and slightly off kilter debut, “Palm Beach Nasty.” Learn everything you ever wanted to know about the most scandalous town in America and its larger-than-life citizens as Detective Crawford solves a grisly murder involving a mix of desperate criminals, social climbers, and merciless billionaires. A book signing will follow. (60 min.)
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Adult Book Discussion Series
Jupiter Branch
Fri, May 22, 2:00 pm
Join Donna Gruber Adair for a book discussion on "A Walk in the Woods," by Bill Bryson. This discussion was rescheduled from the January book discussion. Sign up at the information desk and to check out a copy of the book. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
(90 min.)
Couponing 101
Jupiter Branch
Wed, May 27, 6:00 pm
Have you ever wished you could learn how to coupon, but found yourself using excuses like “I don’t have time” or “I’m not organized enough”? Topics will include: where to get coupons and how to use them, organization techniques, tips and benefits from shopping at specific stores in the area, and how to let others do most of the work for you!
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Pet First Aid and CPR
Jupiter Branch
Thu, May 28, 1:00 pm
Do you know what to do if your pet has an emergency? We will cover some basic first aid, address choking and pet CPR if your pet stops breathing and has no pulse. Bob Smallacombe, a firefighter-paramedic with Palm Beach County Fire Rescue, will talk about how to help your pet in an emergency situation.
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Children's Program
We Love Our Moms
Jupiter Branch
Fri, May 08, 3:30 pm

Listen to stories about how great moms are and make a special craft to give her on Mother's Day. Ages 3-5. (45 min.)

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Mother/Daughter Tea & Book Discussion
Jupiter Branch
Wed, May 13, 10:00 am

Bring your mom and we'll discuss the book Sisters by Raina Telgemeier. Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Library. Ages 9-12. (45 min.)

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Mother/Daughter Tea & Book Discussion
Jupiter Branch
Wed, May 13, 4:00 pm

Bring your mom and we'll discuss the book Sisters by Raina Telgemeier. Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Library. Ages 9-12. (45 min.)

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Curious George
Jupiter Branch
Thu, May 14, 3:30 pm

Join your favorite monkey for a special story time. Listen to adventures about this mischievous mammal and make a curious craft. Ages 4-6. (45 min.)

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Tiny Tot Art: Dot Art
Jupiter Branch
Wed, May 20, 10:00 am

Calling all little artists to crawl, waddle or walk on over for some tiny tot art! Dress to get messy. Ages 1-3.(30 min.)

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Brain Science
Jupiter Branch
Thu, May 21, 4:00 pm

With help from members of the Palm Beach Chapter of the Society for Neuroscience, kids will perform experiments to explore how the brain processes sensory information and build models of the nervous system. Ages 9-12.

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May the Force Be With You!
Jupiter Branch
Sat, May 23, 2:00 pm

Calling all Padawans, Jedi and Sith Lords! Join us for a Star Wars extravaganza! We will have Star Wars games, including trivia, light saber duels, crafts, and a Darth Vader impersonation contest. Costumes are encouraged but not required. Ages 8-16. (90 min.)

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Family Origami
Jupiter Branch
Sun, May 24, 1:00 pm

Grab a grown-up and learn how to make some simple origami animals. Grades K & up. (30 min.)

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