• Boynton Beach Library second floor entrance

Library Events


Virtual Programming, watch wherever you are.
SPECIAL PROGRAMS

Author Event: “A New Guide to Old Florida Attractions” -  Nov. 18 at 11 AM
Attend a free virtual discussion with author Doug Alderson on his book, “A New Guide to Old Florida Attractions,” accompanied by vintage and contemporary photos of the classic attractions of Florida. Pre-register here to receive the Zoom event link.

The Doctor is In (with Delray Medical Center) - Nov. 19 at 11 AM
Presented in partnership with Delray Medical Center. Join in monthly for a virtual discussion on various health topics, led by experienced medical professionals. Pre-register here to receive the Zoom event link.

 

YOUTH PROGRAMS

Homework Help - Weekly, Monday through Thursday
Does your child need extra help with homework? Reading tutoring? SAT/ACT/GED prep? Come in for 30-minute tutoring sessions, Monday through Thursday from 2:30-7 PM. Provided by Literacy AmeriCorps for grades K-12. Call 561-742-6884 to sign-up or ask questions.

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 current and past storytime videos.

Pick-Up Craft - Available Nov. 16-25 in Youth Services
We provide the materials, and you make the craft! Stop by Youth Services the week of Nov. 16-25 to pick up a free at-home craft kit. Remember to tag us on social media with your finished creation.


TEEN PROGRAMS

Game Day - Thursdays from 4-6 PM
Come in and experience the joy of gaming…socially distanced of course! Videogames, board games, and hand sanitizer available. Located in the Teen Room.

Teen2Go - Crystal Growing Kit - Entire month of November
Visit the Youth Library to pick up your very own Crystal Science Experiment Kit. Watch as sparkling crystals form right before your eyes! For children aged 13-17 years; while supplies last.

Teen Book Club 2 Go - Entire month of November
Need to upgrade your school gear and reading list? Come to the Youth Library on the 1st floor to pick up a backpack of school supplies and a free copy of National Book Award Finalist "Patron Saints of Nothing” by Randy Ribay. For children aged 13-17 years; while supplies last.

Virtual Comment Box - Entire month of October
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

Adult English Classes - Weekly on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday
Offered at advanced and beginners’ levels, Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. Limit of 5 people per class. 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 10 quilters at a time, held in the Florida Room.

Coffee Chat - Second Tuesday of each month, 12 PM
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.

MakerSpace with Creative Christina, Grab 'n' Go Craft Kits - Every other Thursday at 10 AM
In this interactive virtual craft program, learn how to make custom magnets with Creative Christina! Prior to the program, visit City Hall to check out a grab 'n' go craft kit with all the supplies needed to make the craft. Handout dates will be posted here a week in advance of the program.
To watch past craft videos, visit our YouTube playlist.

Back to the Databasics - Third Monday of each month, 11 AM
Get an inside look at the free databases available with your library card in the Digital Library. Each month will cover a different database. 

BBCL Trivia Time - Every other Friday at 1 PM
Test your knowledge in our weekly trivia challenges. Each week centers around a different topic. Play past Trivia Time quizzes below: