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MANDEL PUBLIC LIBRARY EVENTS FOR NOVEMBER 2018
Highlights this month include: - Friday Night Jazz featuring Ronnie Leigh & Friends on Nov. 2 - PBAU Leadership Academy starts Nov. 6 - Medicare Open Enrollment Questions Answered by SHINE on Nov. 7 - Holiday Schedule for Homework Centers
LIBRARY CLOSED
Nov. 12 – Veterans Day
Nov. 21 – Closes early at 5:00 PM
Nov. 22 – Thanksgiving Holiday
Nov. 23 – Thanksgiving Holiday
 
ADULT PROGRAMS:   NOVEMBER
ONGOING:
Weekly Business Briefing
Mondays (library closed Nov. 12)
10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Hibiscus Room
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Join Mark Scheinbaum, Managing Director at Shearson Financial Services and adjunct professor of International Relations at Florida International University, to explore the events affecting the business world during the past week.  For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7701.
 
Rollology Exercise Class
Mondays (library closed Nov. 12)
12:05 PM – 12:50 PM
Auditorium
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Rollology stretches and strengthens the abdominal area to properly align and support the body.  This class is for all ages, body types and athletic levels.  Please bring a roller; there will also be rollers available to borrow. Optional donation can be made to the instructor at the time of class. For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7701.
 
Core Cardio High Intensity Interval Training
Mondays (library closed Nov. 12)
1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
Auditorium
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Join Marie-Elena Aruta, NASM Certified Personal Trainer, for Core Cardio H.I.I.T. (High Intensity Interval Training), which is a cardio-conditioning class based on max interval training.  This class will push you past your limits with athletic/plyometric drills mixed with intervals of strength, power, agility, resistance, and core training to deliver hardcore results.  No equipment or weights needed.  All fitness levels welcome, modifications provided.  For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7701.
 
News of the Week with Frank Cerabino
Mondays (library closed Nov. 12)
6:30 PM – 7:45 PM
Auditorium
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Join celebrated and irreverent columnist for The Palm Beach Post Frank Cerabino for a discussion of the past week’s news stories that is sometimes funny, often unpredictable, and always thought-provoking.  For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7701.
 
Get Fit: Thighs & Legs
Tuesdays
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Auditorium
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Join AFAA & ACSM certified personal trainer Patti Wilmoth and learn the most effective way to target and sculpt your legs and thighs.  For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7701.
 
Qigong Fitness Class
Tuesdays
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Auditorium
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Join instructor John Daetwyler and learn Qigong, a form of gentle exercise composed of movements that are repeated a number of times. Qigong involves stretching the body, increasing fluid movement (blood, synovial and lymph) and building awareness of how the body moves through space.  For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7701.
 
PBAU Leadership Academy I
Tuesdays
  • November 6 - Learn How to Lead Yourself (Class # 1 of 4)
  • November 13 - Emotional Intelligence and the Effective Leader (Class # 2 of 4)
  • November 20 - Cultivating Leadership Versatility (Class # 3 of 4)
  • November 27 - Teams that get things done and have fun (Class # 4 of 4)
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Hibiscus Room
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Develop the skills to reach your leadership potential with Dr. Craig Domeck, Dean of the School of Leadership at Palm Beach Atlantic University.  Patrons are welcome to attend any classes in the series or complete all four classes in the series for a “Leadership Certificate of Attendance.”  This Leadership Lunch and Learn Series is sponsored by the MacArthur School of Leadership at Palm Beach Atlantic University.  For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7701.
 
Ballroom Dance Classes
Wednesdays (no class Nov. 21)
7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Prefunction Lobby
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Bring your dance shoes and learn the basic for your Ballroom dances including the Waltz, Foxtrot and Cha-Cha with instructor Grigol, a champion ballroom dancer with 20 years’ experience and owner of iBALLROOMDANCE.  For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7701.
 
Studio 411 Artist Drop-In & Equipment Training
Wednesdays (no class on Nov. 21)
6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
Studio 411
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Calling all artists! Drop in and create art in acrylic, watercolor, or pastel with the guidance of a professional artist (all supplies provided).  You can also receive training and learn how to use our crafting equipment including the Cricut Maker, Sizzix Big Shot Pro, printer for Gicless Prints or a sewing machine.  Once trained you can continue to practice and perfect your craft during Drop-In times (note: equipment use requires self-purchased supplies and reservations).  Must register at 2nd floor Service Desk 30 minutes before start time.  For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7701.
 
Zumba ®
Thursdays (library closed Nov. 22)
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Auditorium
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Join in the Zumba fun with dance and aerobic movements performed to energetic music.  No matter what your level of experience our Zumba classes will get you moving.  Optional donations accepted by instructor at time of class.  For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7701.
 
Intermediate and Advanced Tai Chi
Fridays (library closed Nov. 23)
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Auditorium
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Practice the Chinese martial art and enjoy the health benefits.  For those who already have a background in tai chi, you will learn even more advanced techniques for relaxation, energy and balance.  Optional donations accepted by instructor at time of class.  For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7760.
 
Beginner Tai Chi
Fridays (library closed Nov. 23)
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Auditorium
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Learn the basics of the Chinese martial art tai chi.  Enjoy the health benefits and how it can relax, energize and balance you.  Optional donations accepted by instructor at time of class. For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7701.
 
DATE ORDER:
Intro to Mac
Thursday, November 1
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Square One, 2nd floor
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Learn the basics of Apple’s operating system as well as tips and tricks for getting the most out of your Mac. If you’re thinking about switching over or want to learn more about what OS X has to offer come in and try it out. Registration is required. For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7760.
 
Create Art with Pebeo Mixed Media Liquid
Thursday, November 1
5:45 PM – 8:00 PM
Studio 411
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Join award-winning sculptor Ken Dempsey and create art with Pebeo Mixed Media Liquid paints.  Pebeo Liquid Paint creates various designs in Pebeo Liquid Art Panels which are surrounded by a wood frame with a 3 mm raised lip.  All supplies provided. Open to all skill levels. Registration required and begins Wednesday October 31 at 9:30 AM. Call 561-868-7701 or visit wpbcitylibrary.org to register or for more information. Sponsored by a grant from the West Palm Beach Downtown Development Authority (DDA) and West Palm Beach Arts & Entertainment District (A&E) obtained by the WPB Library Foundation.
 
Friday Night Jazz featuring Ronnie Leigh & Friends
Friday, November 2
5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Auditorium
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
Friends Members $5, Non-members $10
Presented by the Friends of the Mandel Public Library, this popular music series features live jazz performances the first Friday of each month (Nov-Apr).  This month enjoy a performance of Jazz favorites and American standards by the entertaining and stylish Ronnie Leigh who has wowed audiences for five decades and has worked with everyone from Smokey to Aretha to Ray Charles.  Wine and sparkling water will be available for a small fee and light snacks are complimentary. Seating is first come, first served.  For more information, visit www.friendswpblibrary.org or call (561) 868-7709.
 
Artist in a Fishbowl:  Nickie Hennevelt
Saturday, November 3
1:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Studio 411
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Come and meet local artist Nickie Hennevelt of Tiny Doors WPB and witness this experienced award-winning artist as she creates an art piece live.  Watch her progress as she goes from a blank canvas to masterpiece right before your eyes.  For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7701.
 
Learn About the Louvre Museum
Monday, November 5
2:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Auditorium 
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Join lecturer and art historian Joan Lipton, Ph.D. and learn about one of Europe's most admired and visited art museums, The Louvre in Paris, France, including its most famous works.  Sponsored by a grant from the West Palm Beach Downtown Development Authority (DDA) and West Palm Beach Arts & Entertainment District (A&E) obtained by the WPB Library Foundation. For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7701.
 
How to be a Successful Creative Entrepreneur
Monday, November 5
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Clematis Room
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Join artist and certified business consultant George Gadson for a presentation geared for any visual, performing, literary artist, graphic designer, interior designer, or any type of creative entrepreneur who is committed to the arts and has a serious desire for professional growth.  Learn how to focus on the professional and business side of the creative process to achieve financial independence. In collaboration with Florida SBDC at Florida Atlantic University Division of Research. For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7701.
 
7 Habits of Highly Effective People
Monday, November 5
6:00 – 8:00 PM
Square One, 2nd Floor
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Join Associate Librarian William Hollis to learn about and discuss the late Stephen Covey’s world-renowned 7 Habits of Highly Effective People. You can discover how to utilize these habits in your everyday life. For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7707.
 
Paint with Alcohol Inks
Tuesday, November 6
9:45 AM – 12:00 PM
Studio 411
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Join mural, landscape, portrait painter, and local artist Lupe Lawrence and learn alcohol ink techniques on multiple surfaces. Participants will finish several projects. Alcohol inks are highly-pigmented, and fast drying.  All supplies provided.  Open to all skill levels.  Reservation required and begins on Monday, November 5 at 9:30 AM. Sponsored by a grant from the West Palm Beach Downtown Development Authority (DDA) and West Palm Beach Arts & Entertainment District (A&E) obtained by the WPB Library Foundation. Please call 561-868-7701 or visit wpbcitylibrary.org to register or for more information. 
 
Basic/Intermediate Group Guitar Lessons
Tuesdays, November 6 & 13
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Hibiscus Room
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
If you love music and have a guitar, come jam in our group guitar class.  No matter your skill level or playing style, this workshop led by Phill Fest, local guitarist and composer, will help you learn more about your instrument so you can have more fun while you play.  Bring your own guitar. For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7701.
 
Medicare Open Enrollment
Wednesday, November 7
3:30 PM – 5:00 PM
Clematis Room
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Are you having difficulty understanding your Medicare options and benefits?  Get answers to questions such as what type of changes you are allowed to make for 2019, prescription costs, what is the donut hole, or what are the different parts of Medicare? Join your local SHINE (Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders) program offered by the Florida Department of Elder Affairs for a presentation on Medicare Open Enrollment.  For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7701.
 
Rumba Dance Classes
Wednesday, November 7
5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Prefunction Lobby
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Bring your dance shoes and learn how to Rumba with instructor Eliseo from Exquisite Dance. The Rumba is a fun, sassy Latin-style of ballroom dance that fits nicely with most modern types of music.  Rumba was born all over the West Indies but really matured in Cuba.  For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7701.
 
Wine & Food:  Holiday Edition
Wednesday, November 7
6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
Clematis Room
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Impress your guests at all of the upcoming holiday parties with your wine savvy.  Wine expert Bob Burchill will discuss how to navigate your way through the sometimes overwhelming world of wines in this informative presentation.  Learn how to choose, serve, taste, pair, buy and gift wine for the holidays. For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7701.
 
Leadership Development: Discover Your Power
Thursday, November 8
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Hibiscus Room
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Join Angela Shuttlesworth, MSW, PhD, CEO & Founder of Be.Lead.Grow., LLC and learn how to assess and access your personal power in order to create your own destiny.  For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7701.
 
Make Art that Pops with 3D Glasses
Thursday, November 8
5:45 PM – 8:00 PM
Studio 411
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Join local artist Nickie Hennevelt of Tiny Doors WPB as she guides you in creating art that pops when viewed with 3D ChromaDepth glasses.  All supplies provided.  Open to all skill levels.  Reservation required and begins on Wednesday, November 7 at 9:30 AM.  Please call 561-868-7701 or visit wpbcitylibrary.org to register or for more information. 
 
Friday with the Friends Book Club
Friday, November 9
11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Hibiscus Room
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Enjoy a book discussion with fellow book lovers from the Friends of the Mandel Public Library group.  This month’s book is Best. State. Ever.: A Florida Man Defends His Homeland by Dave Barry, a hilarious and affectionate tour of some of Florida’s most unique destinations.  This title is the 2018 "Read Together Palm Beach County" book selection.  This is a brown-bag lunch event. Bring your own lunch or purchase lunch before you arrive from any downtown merchant. This event is free and open to Friends members and the public. For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7701.
 
3D Printing - The Basics
Saturday, November 10
1:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Square One, 2nd floor
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Learn the basics of 3D printing in this introductory workshop using Tinkercad. Get tips and tricks to get your model printed just right. Intermediate computer skills and registration are required. For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7760.
 
Music that Defined the 60s & 70s
Saturday, November 10
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Auditorium
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
The music of the 60s and 70s was influenced by and, in turn, had an impact on those decades.    This is a powerful presentation of music and commentary by Joan Friedenberg and Bill Bowen, who sing professionally as the PinkSlip Duo. For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7701.
 
Make Florida Seashell Holiday Ornaments
Tuesday, November 13
9:45 AM – 12:00 PM
Studio 411
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Join Craftcation Conference alumni Peggie Miller and create beautiful, lasting Florida seashell ornaments that can be enjoyed year after year. Choose traditional colors or create your own color scheme to match your holiday décor.   All supplies provided. Open to all skill levels.  Registration begins Thursday November 8 at 9:30 AM. Sponsored by a grant from the West Palm Beach Arts & Entertainment District obtained by the WPB Library Foundation.   Please call 561-868-7701 (must speak with librarian; no messages, please) or visit wpbcitylibrary.org to register or for more information. 
 
Looking Forward:  The Norton Museum of Art
Wednesday, November 14
6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
Auditorium
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Join the William Randolph Hearst Curator of Education at the Norton Museum of Art, Glenn Tomlinson and take journeys of artistic discovery with artists such as Monet, Picasso and O’Keeffe through the works on view in the Norton Museum Collection.  Also, hear about the new architecture and community programs that will be unveiled in 2019 once the transformative expansion and renovation are complete.  For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7701.
 
Cómo Ser el Anfitrión Perfecto (How to Be the Perfect Host – Lecture is in Spanish)
Miércoles, 14 de Noviembre / Wednesday November 14, 2018
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Hibiscus Room
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
GRATIS / FREE
Un taller interactivo sobre etiqueta y protocolo para una fiesta formal, incluyendo los detalles de las invitaciones y la preparación de la mesa. Presentado por Wanda Moreta,      comunicadora de radio y TV.    Para obtener más información, visite wpbcitylibrary.org o llame al 561-868-7701.
(An interactive workshop on etiquette and protocol for a formal party, including the details of the invitations and the preparation of the table. Presented by radio and TV personality Wanda Moreta. For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7701.  Lecture is in Spanish.)
 
Leadership Development: We Are Not Robots
Thursday, November 15
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Hibiscus Room
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Join Angela Shuttlesworth, MSW, PhD, CEO & Founder of Be.Lead.Grow., LLC and learn how to be productive and achieve to generate a feeling of accomplishment without feeling like a mechanical robot.  For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7701.
 
Create Comical Figurines
Thursday, November 15
5:45 PM – 8:00 PM
Studio 411
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Join sculptor, wood carver, painter and photographer Freddy Hennevelt and learn how to give comical humor to your clay figurine.  All supplies provided.  Open to all skill levels.  Registration begins Wednesday, November 14 at 9:30 AM. Sponsored by a grant from the West Palm Beach Downtown Development Authority (DDA) and West Palm Beach Arts & Entertainment District (A&E) obtained by the WPB Library Foundation.    Please call 561-868-7701 or visit wpbcitylibrary.org to register or for more information. 
 
All You Want to Know About Contracts from SCORE
Saturday, November 17
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Clematis Room
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Learn from SCORE professionals, America’s premier source of free business mentoring and education, how to understand contracts in both your professional and personal lives. Since Florida law generally provides that parties are charged with knowledge of all agreements that they sign (regardless of whether they actually understood the agreement), it's important to have an understanding of contracts.  Also, find out about detrimental contract provisions.  Please call 561-868-7701 or visit wpbcitylibrary.org to register or for more information. 
 
World Dance Performance
Saturday, November 17
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Auditorium
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Take a magical dance journey from Mumbai to Istanbul all the way down through the beautiful Polynesian Islands with professional dancer Dawn Rhys. Experience the beauty and artistry of Bollywood, Belly Dance and more! For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7701.
 
Foreign Film Series:  The Day I Saw Your Heart
Sunday, November 18
2:00 PM – 3:38 PM
Auditorium
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
This month's film is the 2011 French dysfunctional-family seriocomedy, The Day I Saw Your Heart.  Justine, a young woman who's unable to commit to a relationship and her sister, Dom, who's unable to conceive are upset by their insensitive father's announcement that he's about to become a dad again.  (French with English subtitles, 1 hour 38 minutes).  For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7701.
 
Paint Realistic Animals in Pastel
Tuesday, November 20
9:45 AM – 12:00 PM
Studio 411
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Join local artist Deborah LaFogg and learn how to give animals a realistic look using pastel colors.  Ms. LaFogg is an experienced wildlife artist known for creating photorealistic works of nature.  All supplies provided. Open to all skill levels.  Registration begins Monday, November 19 at 9:30 AM. Sponsored by a grant from the West Palm Beach Downtown Development Authority (DDA) and West Palm Beach Arts & Entertainment District (A&E) obtained by the WPB Library Foundation.  Please call 561-868-7701 or visit wpbcitylibrary.org to register or for more information. 
 
Learn About the Rijksmuseum Museum
Monday, November 26
2:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Auditorium 
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Join lecturer and art historian Joan Lipton, Ph.D. and learn about the famous works of The Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, Netherlands, one of Europe's most admired and visited art museums.  Sponsored by a grant from the West Palm Beach Downtown Development Authority (DDA) and West Palm Beach Arts & Entertainment District (A&E) obtained by the WPB Library Foundation.  For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7701.
 
Design, Make, & Decorate Glycerin Soap
Tuesday, November 27
9:45 AM – 12:00 PM
Studio 411
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Join Craftcation Conference alumna Peggie Miller and create decorative glycerin soaps.  These all-natural soaps are considered to be one of the most moisturizing types of soaps.  Being translucent, they allow for creativity in designing shapes and adding decorative elements.  All supplies provided. Open to all skill levels.  Registration begins Monday, November 12 at 9:30 AM. Sponsored by a grant from the West Palm Beach Downtown Development Authority (DDA) and West Palm Beach Arts & Entertainment District (A&E) obtained by the WPB Library Foundation. Please call 561-868-7701 or visit wpbcitylibrary.org to register or for more information. 
 
Shakespeare’s Bad Girls
Tuesday, November 27
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Clematis Room
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Join Palm Beach Atlantic University English professor Susan Jones and see why many of Shakespeare’s most entertaining female characters are willing to break the rules to get their way. Dr Jones will explore Shakespeare’s view of women and compare it to his contemporaries.  For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7701.
 
Basic/Intermediate Group Piano Lessons
Tuesday, November 27
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Hibiscus Room
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
If you love music and have a piano keyboard, come jam in our group piano class.  No matter your skill level or playing style, this workshop led by local musician and composer Theresa Green of Remerge Band, will help you learn about your instrument so you can have more fun while you play.  Bring your own piano keyboard.  For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7701.
 
Learn Henna Art
Thursday, November 29
5:45 PM – 8:00 PM
Studio 411
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Join local artist and henna expert Nicole Galluccio and create your own henna design as a temporary body tattoo or on paper. Henna is widely loved as a fun, freeform creative process that allows the artist to create beautiful ephemeral bodies of art.  All supplies provided. Open to all skill levels.  Registration begins Wednesday, November 28 at 9:30 AM. Sponsored by a grant from the West Palm Beach Downtown Development Authority (DDA) and West Palm Beach Arts & Entertainment District (A&E) obtained by the WPB Library Foundation.  Please call 561-868-7701 or visit wpbcitylibrary.org to register or for more information. 
 
 
CHILDREN’S PROGRAMS:   NOVEMBER
Kids Afterschool Homework Center
Mondays – Thursdays, 4:00 PM – 7:30 PM, and Sundays, 2:00 PM– 4:00 PM
(Homework Center closed on November 6, November 12, the week of November 18 – 22, and  November 25)
KidSpace, 3rd Floor
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Kids can get help with their homework from certified teachers for FREE!  Students in grades K - 5 will receive assistance with all subjects including homework projects, test prep, and encouragement with their studies. Plus free healthy snacks provided. Sponsored by the West Palm Beach Library Foundation.  For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7703.
 
Kids Can Code
Monday, November 15
3:30 PM – 5:00 PM
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
KidSpace, 3rd Floor
FREE
For kids in grades 3 - 5. Nurture problem-solving skills, logic and creativity during this hands-on, interactive class designed to introduce kids to computer science. All skill levels welcome. For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7703.
 
 
TEEN PROGRAMS:   NOVEMBER
Teen Afterschool Homework Center
Mondays – Thursdays
5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
(Homework Center closed on November 6, November 12, the week of November 19 – 22)
TeenSource, 2nd Floor
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Teens can get free help with homework and other school projects from certified teachers.  Students in grades 6 – 12 will receive assistance with all subjects including homework projects, test prep, and encouragement with their studies. Plus free healthy snacks provided. Sponsored by the WPB Library Foundation & PBSO. For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7705.
 
Teen Trivia Night
Tuesday, November 13
5:15 PM – 6:15 PM
Square One, 2nd Floor
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Put your knowledge of random facts to the test. Play for the chance to win prizes, and most importantly, bragging rights. Come with a team of 3-4 or join a team at the library. Refreshments will be provided. In-person sign up begins at 4:30 PM. For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7705.
 
Girls Who Code
Wednesdays (no class on Nov. 21)
4:15 PM – 5:15 PM
Square One, 2nd Floor
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE                                                                     
Learn coding, an important computer skill, with other teens. Girls Who Code is a non-profit group dedicated to bridging the gender gap in STEM fields. Sponsored by the WPB Library Foundation and PBSO. For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7705.
 
Teen Advisory Board
Tuesday, November 6
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Clematis Room
Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis Street
FREE
Make your voice heard about what TEENS want to see in the library. Get involved in our Teen Advisory Board and earn volunteer hours while socializing with your fellow teens. Refreshments will be provided. For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561-868-7705.