Program Highlights: May 2015

Check out the May Happenings online or at your local branch for Mother’s Day and other exciting programs.

Acreage Branch

Club Pokémon
Thu, May 07, 6:30 pm
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards to battle, trade and make new friends! Ages 6-12.(90 min.) Preregister.

Board Game Day
Sat, May 09, 2:00 pm
Enjoy a relaxing afternoon playing a variety of classic and contemporary board games. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. All ages. (2 hr.) Preregister.

Gamerz Nite
Wed, May 13, 6:30 pm
Play Smash Bros. or Mario Kart on the library’s Wii or try out some of our other games with old friends and new. Snacks provided by the Friends of the Library. Ages 12-17. (2 hr.) Preregister.

Random Fandom Nite
Wed, May 20, 7:00 pm
Mix it up and do a bit of everything tonight! Build with LEGO® bricks. Play Yu-Gi-Oh! or Pokémon. Try some Wii games or board games with friends, or make a

crafty creation to keep. Ages 6 & up.(90 min.)

Card Gamers Club
Tue, May 26, 6:30 pm
Yu-Gi-Oh!, Pokémon, Magic and more. If you like collectible card games, this is your place to be. Bring your deck, box, or binder, and come with a friend or make a new one. All ages. (90 min.) Preregister.

Anime Otaku Club
Wed, May 27, 7:00 pm
Watch anime, play Yu-Gi-Oh!, and enjoy snacks with friends and fellow fans. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Ages 12-17. (90 min.) Preregister.

Glades Road Branch

Coding for Kids
Tue, May 19, 4:00 pm
Practice the basics of web design and learn the fundamentals of computer programming by learning HTML5 computer language. Ages 8-12. Limit 10.(45 min.) Preregister.

May the Force Be with You: A Star Wars Celebration
Sat, May 23, 3:00 pm
Join us for our annual Star Wars celebration with games, snacks, a craft and more. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Ages 6-10.(45 min.) Preregister.

Greenacres Branch

May the Fourth Be with You
Mon, May 04, 5:30 pm
In a galaxy far, far away, and at the Greenacres Library, the Force is strong. Stop at the youth services desk to receive your instructions for an Intergalactic search and use the Force to find the hidden messages. Your efforts will be rewarded. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Ages 10-14. (90 min.) Preregister.

Tween Gaming
Sat, May 16, 10:30 am
Bring your friends and enjoy Nintendo games and board games. Snacks provided by Friends of the Library. Ages 9-12.(90 min.) Preregister.

Hagen Ranch Road Branch

May the Fourth Be with You
Mon, May 04, 4:00 pm
It’s Star Wars Read Day so dress appropriately; we’ll help with handmade sabers, stories, photo ops, video viewing and more. Ages 6 & up. (60 min.)Preregister.

Jupiter Branch

May the Force Be With You!
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.)Preregister.

Family Origami
Sun, May 24, 1:00 pm
Grab a grown-up and learn how to make some simple origami animals. Grades K & up. (30 min.) Preregister.

Lantana Road Branch

Teen Gamers’ Hour
Fri, May 01 and 22, 4:00 pm
Do you enjoy playing Wii or Xbox games? Or perhaps card games like Yu-Gi-Oh! are more your thing. Bring your own cards and play with others. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister.

Anime Club
Sat, May 09, 2:30 pm
Join other teens who enjoy anime and manga. Watch anime and create anime-inspired art and crafts. Cosplayers are welcome! Ages 12-17. (90 min.)

Munchkin!
Tue, May 19, 4:00 pm
Play this role-playing card game with us! If you don’t know how to play, we will teach you! Ages 8 & up.

Royal Palm Beach Branch

Anime Club
Sat, May 09, 3:00 pm
Meet other teens who enjoy watching and talking about anime, eat Pocky, and share your knowledge about manga. Snacks provided by the Friends of the Library. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister.

Kids Wii U Gaming
Fri, May 29, 3:30 pm
Game on! Challenge yourself and your friends by playing some of your favorite Wii games on our new Wii U! Ages 7-12.(60 min.) Preregister.

Washi Tape Madness
Sat, May 16, 2:30 pm
Decorate your phone, charger, calculator or wallet with fanciful washi tape, a natural masking tape made out of bamboo fiber. All washi tape provided. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister.

Teen Wii U Gaming
Sat, May 23, 3:00 pm
Do you game? Wii game! Meet your friends for an afternoon of Wii gaming fun on our new Wii U. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister.

Wellington Branch

Game Day
Tue, May 05, 3:00 pm
Bring a friend for Wii gaming and board game fun. Ages 8-12. Limit 24.(90 min.)

Fun-Folding
Mon, May 18, 3:00 pm
Enjoy the art of paper folding known as Origami. Ages 6-12. Limit 20.(45 min.)

West Boynton Branch

Sherlock Holmes Mystery Club
Tue, May 12, 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.)

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