Got homework? Sorry, kids( and parents), but it’s almost that time again. But there’s help with those algebra problems, spelling words and research papers at the Mandel Pub
lic Library, 411 Clematis St., West Palm Beach.
The Homework Centers open Aug. 14, and they are equipped with the latest technology and managed by certified teachers. To start the year right, there will be a teacher meet and greet and school supply giveaway from 4 to 7:30 p.m. Aug. 14-16.
Elementary students can get homework assistance 4-7:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, and 2-4 p.m. Sunday. Homework help for students in middle and high school is available 5-8 p.m. Monday through Thursday.
The staff also provides healthy snacks and encouragement to youngsters. For more information, visit wpbcitylibrary.org or call 561868-7700. Also at the Mandel Library:
Pop culture: Comic book and pop culture fans can gather to discuss all aspects of the industry, including comics, movies, TV shows, games and toys. Adults. 7 p.m. Wednesday.
LinkedIn: Join personal branding and image consultant Pamela Toussaint to review essential components of a basic LinkedIn profile, and share practical tips on how to use your profile to build your brand, develop professional relationships and jump-start your business or career. Adults. Preregister. 6 p.m. Aug. 9.
Ac tivities scheduled at other area libraries:
Clarence E. Anthony Branch
375 SW Second Ave., South Bay 561-992-8393
Keep calm: Create your own stress ball. Ages 12 and older. Preregister. 4:30 p.m. Aug. 6.
3750 Jog Road, Greenacres 561-641-9100
Just relax: Tai chi is easy to learn and can lower blood pressure, reduce anxiety, and improve balance and flexibilit y. Wear comfortable clothes and sneakers or securely fastened shoes; no
sandals or flip-flops. Bring water. Adults. Preregister. 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Book chat: Discuss “Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine” by Gail Honeyman. Adults. Preregister. 1:30 p.m. Aug. 9.
Dance party: Celebrate the end of summer with friends, music and dancing. Ages 5 to 12. Preregister. 3:30 p.m. Aug. 10.
Lantana Road Branch
4020 Lantana Road, Lake Worth 561-304-4500 Crochet 101: Learn the basics of crochet in this sixclass series. Bring a size H hook and size 4 acrylic yarn in a light color. Adults. Preregister. Begins 2 p.m. Monday.
Loula V. York Branch
525 Bacom Point Road, Pahokee 561-924-5928 Family fun: Parents and kids can kick back and enjoy music, a funny story and a creative activity. Ages 2 to 7. Preregister. 11 a.m. Tuesday.
Royal Palm Beach Branch
500 Civic Center Way, Royal Palm Beach 561-790-6030 Teen part y: End your summer with a karaoke battle and book giveaway. Snacks provided. Ages 12 to 17. Preregister. 3 p.m. Saturday.
Art for Adults: This series of classes features different techniques and mediums. Ages 16 and older. Preregister. 2 p.m. Tuesday and Aug. 14, 21, 30.
1951 Royal Fern Drive, Wellington 561-790-6070
Crafty kids: Make a “taco” to hold headphone cords. Ages 5 to 12. Preregister. 3 p.m. Friday.
Photo collages: Create a unique piece of artwork. Ages 5 to 12. Preregister. 2 p.m. Sunday.