Programming Highlights: March 2015

Acreage Branch

Tue, Mar 03, 6:30 pm
Club Pokemon
Bring your DS or Pokemon cards to battle, trade and make new friends! Ages 6-12. (90 min.) Preregister.

Wed, Mar 11, 6:30 pm
Gamerz Nite: App Attack!
Celebrate Teen Tech Week with a night of video games. Play Smash Bros on the library’s Wii or try out funny and free smart phone and tablet games perfect for group play. Snacks provided. Ages 12-17. (2 hr.) Preregister.

Tue, Mar 17, 6:30 pm
Acreage Anime Club Presents Haru Matsuri!
Spring is in the air and Anime Club is celebrating Haru Matsuri, the spring festival. Enjoy refreshing snacks and watch relaxing springtime anime. Wear a kimono or learn to make one with origami. Create a simple painting inspired by the sakura, or cherry Continue reading

October Events

Acreage Branch

Wed, Oct 15, 6:00 pm
Japanese Anime & Culture Club
Celebrate the ancestor festival of Obon with anime and snacks! Chat with friends and fans about cool holiday traditions from Japan. Ages 12-17. (2 hr.) Preregister.

Wed, Oct 29, 6:30 pm
Club Pokémon
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards to battle, trade and enjoy a snack with new friends. Ages 6-12. (90 min.) Preregister.

Jupiter Branch

Tue, Oct 07, 5:30 pm
Magic Gaming Night
Looking for a place to play Magic: The Gathering? Magic Gaming Night is intended to give adults a place to come play and meet other players for a regularly scheduled monthly event. The meetings will be non-DCI-sanctioned, and all Continue reading

June Events @ PBCLS

Here are some highlights of upcoming June programs. Be sure to check our
events page
for other exciting programs.

Acreage Branch

Wed, Jun 12, 6:30 pm
Anime Origins
Enjoy Japanese snacks, check out the latest Anime, and talk about the Manga that inspired it. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister.

Wed, Jun 12, 7:00 pm
Bonsai: Art & Science
Mike Cartrett, from the Bonsai Society of the Palm Beaches, will discuss keeping and styling these plants and show miniature trees. (60 min.) Preregister.

Tue, Jun 25, 6:30 pm
Club Pokémon
Bring your DS or Pokémon cards and get ready to battle, trade, and make new friends. Ages 6-12. (60 min.) Preregister.

Gardens Branch

Sat, Jun 15, 11:00 am
Anime Club
Watch the latest Anime title, enjoy a special snack and learn about Japanese culture. Ages 12-17. (60 min.) Preregister.

Sat, Jun 29, 11:00 am
Star Wars Origami
Become a Super-Folder and create your own Origami Yoda from the wildly famous book series by Todd Angleberger. Ages 8-12. (45 min.) Preregister.

Greenacres Branch

Mon, Jun 10, 17 & 24, 6:00 pm
Club Anime
Bring a friend and learn about Japanese culture, watch Anime episodes, and make Manga crafts. Snacks provided. Ages 12-15. (60 min.) Preregister.

Hagan Ranch Road Branch

Sat, Jun 22, 2:00 pm
Anime/Manga Club
Talk about all things Manga and Anime, enjoy Manga-related crafts, and watch Anime episodes. Snacks provided. Ages 11-17. (60 min.) Preregister.

Okeechobee Branch

Sat, Jun 15, 10:30 am
Family Origami
Paper folding fun for the whole family. Ages 7 & up. (60 min.) Preregister.

Royal Palm Beach Branch

Fri, Jun 21, 3:00 pm
Friday Afternoon Movie & Trivia
“Steamboy.” Watch a movie while you play trivia! Ages 12-17. (2 hr.) ©TriStar Pictures. (107 min.) Preregister. PG-13

Sat, Jun 22, 3:00 pm
Anime Club
Watch Anime, eat Pocky, and check out our newest Manga titles. Snacks provided. Ages12-17. (60 min.) Preregister.

Wellington Branch

Wed, Jun 12, 6:00 pm
Anime Grab Bag
View new Anime titles. Snacks provided. Ages12-17. Limit 25. (45 min.) First-come, first-served.

***In case you missed it in theaters, PBCLS is providing you with THREE chances to view The “Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey” in June.***

Greenacres Branch

Sat, Jun 15, 2:00 pm
Adult Summer Reading Program – Week 1: Journeys
“The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.” ©New Line Cinema. (169 min.) Preregister. PG-13

Royal Palm Beach Branch

Thu, Jun 27, 2:00 pm
Thursday Movie Matinee
“The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.” ©New Line Cinema. (169 min.) Preregister. PG-13

West Boca Branch

Sat, Jun 29, 1:30 pm
Teen Movie
“The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.” ©New Line Cinema. (169 min.) PG-13. Grades 6 & up.

Manga (and More) May

I can’t believe April is already over! It’s time again for our monthly program listing. Follow the jump link for a list of programs relevant to your interests. Don’t forget to check out our other fabulous programs offered throughout the county.

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