• Boynton Beach Library second floor entrance

Library Events


Virtual Programming, watch wherever you are.
SPECIAL PROGRAMS

Career Month 2021 - Throughout the month of January, the library will host various programs designed to help you improve your professional skills and gain essential career knowledge. All programs are free and open to the public.
Register for career month programs here.

Adult Reading Club - The Annual Adult Reading Club is back! Starting Monday, January 4, pick up a reading log from the library and read ten books between January 4-March 27 to earn a special gift. You must have a valid Boynton Beach City Library card to participate, and need to register by February 27. Only books read during the Adult Reading Club dates will be eligible.
Questions? Call the library at 561-742-6390.
 

YOUTH PROGRAMS

NEW - Teeny Tiny Storytime - Mondays and Wednesdays at 9:30, 10:00, 10:30 and 11:00 AM
Storytime for 0-5 years old returns in a special, small-group format! Teeny Tiny Storytime will include new and familiar songs, interactive stories, and a toddler-friendly take-home activity. Up to three participants (includes parents/guardians and children) may sign up for one twenty minute storytime session.
Register in person, over the phone, or by emailing Youth Services at GreenK@bbfl.us

Face-coverings will be required for adult participants, and the five participant maximum will be strictly observed for the safety of patrons and staff. 

NEW - Book a Librarian - Mondays and Wednesdays at 3, 3:30, 4:15, and 5 PM
Are you struggling to find online resources that meet your child’s learning needs? Need a book list that fits your child’s Lexile level and interests? Wondering how to improve reading literacy outside of the classroom? Sign up for a one-on-one session with a Youth Services librarian to explore these and other questions.  
To register, complete a short registration form in person, over the phone, or by emailing Youth Services at GreenK@bbfl.us

Take-Home Crafts - Ongoing
Don’t forget to stop by our display table to pick up coloring sheets and a monthly take-home craft!

Homework Help - Monday through Thursday, 2:30-7 PM
Does your child need extra help with homework? Tutoring in math or reading? Sign up for a 30-minute tutoring session with Olivia, our Literacy AmeriCorps volunteer. 
Register or learn more in person or by calling 561-742-6884.

Virtual Storytime
Enjoy a virtual storytime with your children and help build their early literacy skills through rhyming, singing, reading aloud, and movement. No registration required. Visit our Storytime Youtube Playlist to watch all storytime videos.


TEEN PROGRAMS

Dear Future Self - Entire month of January
Did you know people who write down their goals are 42% more likely to achieve them? Set an intention for the New Year and stop by Youth Services to write it in a letter. We will mail your letter and a surprise back to you in 11 months. Can you stick to your New Year’s Resolution?

Homework Help - Monday through Thursday, 2:30-7 PM
Do you need extra help with homework? Looking for SAT/ACT/GED prep? Sign up for a 30-minute tutoring session with Joe, our Literacy AmeriCorps volunteer.
Register or learn more in person or by calling 561-742-6387.

Virtual Comment Box - Entire month of January
Respond to our virtual comment box to let us know what you'd like to see and do at the library!
Fill out the survey here.
 

ADULT PROGRAMS

MakerSpace with Creative Christina, Grab 'n' Go Craft Kits - January 14 at 10 AM
In this interactive virtual craft program, learn how to make yarn balls with Creative Christina! Prior to the program, visit City Hall on January 11 or 12 to check out a grab 'n' go craft kit with all the supplies needed to make the craft.
Register here for the live craft tutorial.
To watch past craft videos, visit our YouTube playlist.

Ace Adobe - January 28 at 11 AM
Learn how to use the various Adobe Creative Cloud programs in this live, virtual event. This month’s session will provide an overview of working inside Adobe Photoshop. No registration required. Follow us on social media or visit our YouTube channel to watch.

Adult English Private Meetings - Weekly, Monday through Thursday from 2-7 PM
Sign up for sessions of 30 minutes to an hour. We will discuss what is most important to you!
Call (321)-345-8152 or email avanallsburg@boyntonlibrary.org to register.

Quilters - Thursdays from 9 AM - 12 PM
Anyone who loves to sew can exchange tips and techniques on the art of quilting at this weekly workshop where participants jointly create quilted items. The Quilters sell these quilts and quilted items to promote and support the Boynton Beach City Library. Lifetime membership cost is $1. Due to COVID-19, capacity is limited to 4 quilters at a time, held in the Florida Room.

Coffee Chat - Second Tuesday of each month, 12 PM (Cancelled for January)
Join Maddie, the Boynton Beach City Library Barista, on the 12th of each month for a virtual program on different aspects of coffee culture. Follow us on social media or visit our YouTube channel to watch.

BBCL Trivia Time 
Test your knowledge in our virtual trivia challenges. Each quiz centers around a different topic. Play past Trivia Time quizzes below: