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Sacred Burial Ground 2021 Biennial Conversation

Black History Month

2021-02-16 16:30:00 2021-02-16 18:00:00 America/New_York Sacred Burial Ground 2021 Biennial Conversation African American Research Library and Cultural Center

Tuesday, February 16
4:30pm - 6:00pm

Add to Calendar 2021-02-16 16:30:00 2021-02-16 18:00:00 America/New_York Sacred Burial Ground 2021 Biennial Conversation What value do local South Florida cemeteries provide for historic preservation? Join to learn how you may participate in restoring, documenting & voicing histories of the past for future generations! African American Research Library and Cultural Center

What value do local South Florida cemeteries provide for historic preservation? Join to learn how you may participate in restoring, documenting & voicing histories of the past for future generations!

Join The African American Research Library & Cultural Center in collaboration with Collaborative Ancestral Burial Societies* (CABS) for our biennial Sacred Burial Ground update.  

The panel dialog will focus on researching family roots and uncovering the history of Ancestral Burial Sites. Various African/Caribbean American cemeteries will be discussed including Woodlawn, Westview Community Gardens (Pompano), Knowles (Deerfield-Broward), Lincoln, and Evergreen Memorial Gardens (Miami-Dade).  Featured panelists/invited guests include Hazel Armbrister, Roberto Fernandez III (History Broward), Gloria Battle (Deerfield), and John Allen, Coral Gables Museum.  Dr. Ramona La Roche will serve as moderator.

On the day of click HERE or the Register button to join us LIVE.

Museum, Branhilda Richardson Knowles Memorial Park and Historic Cemetery, History Broward, Woodlawn Cemetery, Genealogical Society of Broward County and National Afro American Historical and Genealogical Society.

 

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Online/Virtual |

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African American Research Library and Cultural Center

Phone: 954-357-6282

Hours
Mon, Mar 01 11:00AM to 7:00PM
Tue, Mar 02 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Wed, Mar 03 11:00AM to 7:00PM
Thu, Mar 04 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Fri, Mar 05 Closed
Sat, Mar 06 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Mar 07 Closed

About the library

Upcoming events

Sun, Mar 07, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research and Information Technology Center
Pierce Freelon’s debut family music album, D.a.D., spans genres from hip-hop to Afro-Caribbean, electronic jazz and soul.

Sun, Mar 07, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
African American Research Library and Cultural Center
"Let the Good Times Rolle: The Life & Legacy of Esther Rolle at 100" and original play commissioned by the African American Research Library & Cultural Center.

Mon, Mar 08, 10:00am - 11:00am
Main Library
Participate in an engaging book discussion led by experienced book lovers from the Institute of Jewish Knowledge and Learning (IJKL), in partnership with Broward County Library. Register

Mon, Mar 08, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Miramar Branch Library & Education Center
Instruction from volunteers of Miramar Branch Library and moderated by Library Staff.Register

Mon, Mar 08, 10:30am - 11:30am
Online
Goal Setting What are your goals? How can you set these goals so you may achieve them?Register

Mon, Mar 08, 10:30am - 11:30am
Weston Branch
12th Annual Juried Art Show

Mon, Mar 08, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Weston Branch
Learn vocabulary and pronunciation with correction and some grammar provided. Register

Mon, Mar 08, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Northwest Regional Library
Join us for this live online class. This program is sponsored by the Area Agency on Aging of Broward County. Register

Mon, Mar 08, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Hollywood Branch
In this class, participants will learn how to begin the job searching process, different job searching tools how to notice job leads and many other skills.Register

Mon, Mar 08, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
African American Research Library and Cultural Center
Four-part course, which includes a monthly online class and online follow-up meet up/critique.Register

Mon, Mar 08, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
West Regional Library
This course will guide attendees in how to place charts, graphs and pictures into your PowerPoint presentationRegister

Tue, Mar 09, 10:30am - 11:30am
Online
This workshop explores ways you can become and stay motivated during your job search.Register

Tue, Mar 09, 10:30am - 11:30am
Weston Branch
12th Annual Juried Art Show

Tue, Mar 09, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research and Information Technology Center
Learn about STEM concepts and play collaborative online games! Register

Tue, Mar 09, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
African American Research Library and Cultural Center
We are Royal - Empowering Women through Movement (Woman History Month)Register

Tue, Mar 09, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
West Regional Library
Chair Yoga helps to reduce inflammation, lower blood pressure, improve balance, increase strength and flexibility and so much more. Register

Tue, Mar 09, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Hollywood Branch
Whether on a resume or in person, communication is important for success.Register

Tue, Mar 09, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Northwest Regional Library
Learn basic internet safety, including web browsers, URL identification, and secure websites. At the end, we will briefly discuss the importance of your social media reputation.Register

Tue, Mar 09, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
West Regional Library
¿Frustrado con todas las contraseñas largas e incomprensibles que necesita para mantenerse seguro en línea?Register

Tue, Mar 09, 4:00pm - 5:15pm
African American Research Library and Cultural Center
Tue/Thu Online Intensive SAT/ACT Prep with BCL OnlineRegister

Tue, Mar 09, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Hallandale Beach Branch
Instruction from volunteers of Hallandale Beach Branch and moderated by library staff.Register

Tue, Mar 09, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Main Library
This workshop will focus on the college application process. Workshops are open to high school students. Parents and guardians are encouraged to attend. Presented by, The Scholarship Plug Register

Tue, Mar 09, 5:00pm - 5:45pm
Online
In celebration of International Women's DayRegister

Tue, Mar 09, 5:45pm - 6:45pm
Southwest Regional Library
Instruction by volunteers from Citizens-in-Action and moderated by Southwest Regional Library staff.Register

Wed, Mar 10, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Hollywood Branch
Discuss your most recent read or an old favorite.Register

Wed, Mar 10, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Miramar Branch Library & Education Center
Instruction from volunteers of Miramar Branch Library and moderated by Library Staff. Register

Wed, Mar 10, 10:30am - 11:00am
Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research and Information Technology Center
We bring our storytime to your home! Join Miss Ruthie on Facebook for stories and songs: lib.nova.edu/facebook

Wed, Mar 10, 10:30am - 11:30am
Online
Once you find a job, it is time to apply.Register

Wed, Mar 10, 10:30am - 11:30am
Weston Branch
12th Annual Juried Art Show

Wed, Mar 10, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Northwest Regional Library
Join us for this live online class. This program is sponsored by the Area Agency on Aging of Broward County. Register

Wed, Mar 10, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Tamarac Branch
Practice and improve your conversational English. Classes will focus on vocabulary, pronunciation and grammar. Instruction from a volunteer of Tamarac Library and moderated by Library Staff. Register

Wed, Mar 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Hollywood Branch
Join us for an inspiring conversation with two award winning creators. Register

Wed, Mar 10, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research and Information Technology Center
Join us to hear Issac Sacolick, Founder & President of StarCIO, that enables organizations to be smarter, faster, and more innovative with data & technology.Register

Thu, Mar 11, 10:00am - 11:00am
Weston Branch
12th Annual Juried Art Show

Thu, Mar 11, 10:30am - 11:30am
Weston Branch
12th Annual Juried Art Show

Thu, Mar 11, 11:00am - 11:30am
Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research and Information Technology Center
Explore a joyous blend of traditional and original songs and new interpretations of folktales each week in English and Spanish!

Thu, Mar 11, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Main Library
Learn how to revamp your finances. Register

Thu, Mar 11, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
West Regional Library
Practice intermediate English by reading articles and discussion. Register

Thu, Mar 11, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Main Library
Broward County Library presents Tech Talk Weekly every Thursday afternoon. Speakers will discuss trending technology stories of the week ending the program by discussing one cool library technology. Register

Thu, Mar 11, 4:00pm - 5:15pm
African American Research Library and Cultural Center
Tue/Thu Online Intensive SAT/ACT Prep with BCL OnlineRegister

Thu, Mar 11, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research and Information Technology Center
Get the inside story and Q&A time with experts in science, history, community services, and more. Discover more fun resources and activities on our Library Guide. Recommended for ages 6 and up. Register

Thu, Mar 11, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Online
Listen to an award-winning story, then play trivia using Kahoot! Register

Thu, Mar 11, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
North Regional/Broward College Library
Experience direct instruction and engage in individual and group activities designed to challenge creative muscles in order to produce original poetry for presentation and/or publishing.Register

Fri, Mar 12, 10:30am - 11:30am
Weston Branch
12th Annual Juried Art Show

Fri, Mar 12, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library
Join Ana Cristina Ojeda, Outreach Coordinator at Trustbridge, as she discusses ten rules for maintaining yourself positive. Register

Fri, Mar 12, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Northwest Regional Library
Free classes that consist of conversation, vocabulary, games and pronunciation. Registration is required & class size is limited.Register

Rescheduled
Sat, Mar 13, 11:00am - 12:30pm
New date Wednesday, March 17, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Main Library
Welcome to the second part of the essential learning for Adobe Premiere Pro.

Sat, Mar 13, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research and Information Technology Center
Explore the science behind secret messages and make your own code! Recommended for children ages 6 and up. Register

Sat, Mar 13, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
South Regional/Broward College Library
Learn about the health issues women are experiencing today from a panel of women’s health experts, including a fitness instructor, a clinical psychotherapist, an OB/GYN, & a clinical psychologist.Register

Sat, Mar 13, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research and Information Technology Center
The Teen Advisory Board is a program for teens who want to help with library programs and offer input into library collection and program developmentRegister

Sat, Mar 13, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research and Information Technology Center
In this workshop, award-winning author Nancy J. Cohen will discuss what type of research you’ll need, how to build your society in a unique fashion, and what specific elements you’ll want to include. Register

Sat, Mar 13, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library
Join us for a conversation and exclusive performance "watch party" with Talon Smith, a prize winner from the 2020 National Chopin Piano Competition.Register

Sat, Mar 13, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research and Information Technology Center
Become a volunteer at the Alvin Sherman Library! Register

Mon, Mar 15, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Miramar Branch Library & Education Center
Instruction from volunteers of Miramar Branch Library and moderated by Library Staff. Register

Mon, Mar 15, 10:30am - 11:00am
Main Library
Sing and dance with Miss Autumn in this active program for little ones who are mobile.Register

Mon, Mar 15, 10:30am - 11:30am
Weston Branch
12th Annual Juried Art Show

Mon, Mar 15, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Weston Branch
Learn vocabulary and pronunciation with correction and some grammar provided. Register

Mon, Mar 15, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Northwest Regional Library
Join us for this live online class. This program is sponsored by the Area Agency on Aging of Broward County. Register

Mon, Mar 15, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Lauderhill Towne Centre Library
Pick up your craft bag to make your own craft at home!

Mon, Mar 15, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Main Library
Learn the Do’s and Don’ts of Resumes and Cover Letters. This program will help you create and update a resume or cover letter to help you stand out from the crowd and get the job you want.Register

Mon, Mar 15, 4:00pm - 5:15pm
West Regional Library
Mon/Thur Online -This intensive program is comparable to that of an expensive SAT or ACT test-prep course. Register

Mon, Mar 15, 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Online
FREE 8 Week Health and Fitness program meetings virtual using HMHB Fitness app, IG Live, & Microsoft Teams. Participants will set personal goals they wish to accomplish, and actively work on them.

Mon, Mar 15, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Main Library
Join us for English conversational practice at an intermediate level, with instruction by Main Library staff.Register

Tue, Mar 16, 10:30am - 11:30am
Weston Branch
12th Annual Juried Art Show

Tue, Mar 16, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
West Regional Library
Chair Yoga helps to reduce inflammation, lower blood pressure, improve balance, increase strength and flexibility and so much more. Register

Tue, Mar 16, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Lauderhill Towne Centre Library
Pick up your craft bag to make your own craft at home!

Tue, Mar 16, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Northwest Regional Library

Tue, Mar 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
South Regional/Broward College Library
Moderated by Sadiq from South Regional BC Library.Register

Tue, Mar 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Main Library
Want to know more about the new features within iOS 14? Register

Tue, Mar 16, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Northwest Regional Library
Join us for this live online book discussion.Register

Tue, Mar 16, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Hallandale Beach Branch
Instruction from volunteers of Hallandale Beach Branch and moderated by library staff.Register

Tue, Mar 16, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Main Library
In this workshop you will learn how being a student-athlete can help maximize your post-secondary options and your life skills.Register

Tue, Mar 16, 5:00pm - 5:45pm
South Regional/Broward College Library
Discuss graphic novels, television, movies, illustration and pop culture related to Japanese animation.Register

Tue, Mar 16, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Main Library
Join the host, Laura, and other performers from Florida Ukulele Network in a live hour of strumming and singing to ukulele favorites.Register

Tue, Mar 16, 5:45pm - 6:45pm
Southwest Regional Library
Instruction by volunteers from Citizens-in-Action and moderated by Southwest Regional Library staff.Register

Tue, Mar 16, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research and Information Technology Center
Join Miss Ruthie for a relaxing storytime before bedtime: lib.nova.edu/facebook You can watch us live or at your convenience!

Wed, Mar 17, 10:30am - 11:00am
Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research and Information Technology Center
We bring our storytime to your home! Join Miss Ruthie on Facebook for stories and songs: lib.nova.edu/facebook

Wed, Mar 17, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Miramar Branch Library & Education Center
Instruction from volunteers of Miramar Branch Library and moderated by Library Staff. Register

Wed, Mar 17, 10:30am - 11:30am
Weston Branch
12th Annual Juried Art Show

Wed, Mar 17, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Main Library
Welcome to the second part of the essential learning for Adobe Premiere Pro.Register

Wed, Mar 17, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Weston Branch
Pick up a Craft bag to make your own special craft at home!

Wed, Mar 17, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Northwest Regional Library
Join us for this live online class. This program is sponsored by the Area Agency on Aging of Broward County. Register

Wed, Mar 17, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Tamarac Branch
Practice and improve your conversational English. Classes will focus on vocabulary, pronunciation and grammar. Instruction from a volunteer of Tamarac Library and moderated by Library Staff. Register

Wed, Mar 17, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
African American Research Library and Cultural Center
Learn the latest tricks and tools to build your business on social media seriesRegister

Wed, Mar 17, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Lauderhill Towne Centre Library
Pick up your craft bag to make your own craft at home!

Wed, Mar 17, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
West Regional Library
Join our librarians for lively, informative book discussions.Register

Wed, Mar 17, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research and Information Technology Center
Alvin Sherman Library is hosting a rousing pub-style trivia game featuring questions about interesting women in history, songs by well-known female musicians and more. Register

Wed, Mar 17, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research and Information Technology Center
Do you need to develop your presentation skills? Do you want to be more confident when presenting at work or school?Register

Thu, Mar 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
Main Library
Join Miss Autumn for finger plays, songs, and lots of fun for the littlest of our customers.Register

Thu, Mar 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
Weston Branch
12th Annual Juried Art Show

Thu, Mar 18, 11:00am - 12:00pm
African American Research Library and Cultural Center
Learn tools for online meetings that engage and involve your participants.Register

Thu, Mar 18, 11:00am - 11:30am
Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research and Information Technology Center
Explore a joyous blend of traditional and original songs and new interpretations of folktales each week in English and Spanish!

Thu, Mar 18, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
West Regional Library
Practice intermediate English by reading articles and discussion. Register

Thu, Mar 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
West Regional Library
Join Ashley Robertson Preston, Ph.D. , as she tells of how Mary McLeod Bethune arrival in Daytona Beach, FL would aid in the changing of FL history. Register

Thu, Mar 18, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Main Library
Broward County Library presents Tech Talk Weekly every Thursday afternoon. Speakers will discuss trending technology stories of the week ending the program by discussing one cool library technology. Register

Thu, Mar 18, 4:00pm - 5:15pm
West Regional Library
Mon/Thur Online -This intensive program is comparable to that of an expensive SAT or ACT test-prep course.Register

Thu, Mar 18, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
North Regional/Broward College Library
Experience direct instruction and engage in individual and group activities designed to challenge creative muscles in order to produce original poetry for presentation and/or publishing.Register

Thu, Mar 18, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Main Library
Data analytics is in the midst of an evolution. In today’s digital world, the practice of decision makers relying on information to be delivered to them is no longer sufficient to keep pace. Register

Fri, Mar 19, 10:30am - 11:30am
Weston Branch
12th Annual Juried Art Show

Fri, Mar 19, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Northwest Regional Library
Free classes that consist of conversation, vocabulary, games and pronunciation. Registration is required & class size is limited.Register

Fri, Mar 19, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research and Information Technology Center
Use your creative energy to make fun crafts and projects with simple items you can find lying around the house! Register

Sat, Mar 20, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research and Information Technology Center
This diabetes education program is conducted by students and faculty at Nova Southeastern University's Faculty of Health Sciences. Register

Sat, Mar 20, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Main Library
Join Lark Keeler, a local artist and educator, in an art workshop that explores your identity as a woman/womxn and invites you to ask yourself, "Who am I?"Register

Sat, Mar 20, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
South Regional/Broward College Library
Whether you want to get that dream promotion or be your own boss, join us to hear a panel of female business leaders discuss strategies to help you achieve your career goals.Register

Sat, Mar 20, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
African American Research Library and Cultural Center
In 1955, in a simple act of defiance, Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat on a segregated bus.

Sat, Mar 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research and Information Technology Center
El programa de educación de diabetes es conducido por estudiantes y profesores de la facultad de Ciencias de Salud de Nova Southeastern University.Register

Sat, Mar 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
West Regional Library
We bring the discussion & Kahoot, you bring the snacks! Register

Sat, Mar 20, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
African American Research Library and Cultural Center
Each of these people played a role in shaping American history.Register

Mon, Mar 22, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Miramar Branch Library & Education Center
Instruction from volunteers of Miramar Branch Library and moderated by Library Staff. Register

Mon, Mar 22, 10:30am - 11:30am
Weston Branch
12th Annual Juried Art Show

Mon, Mar 22, 11:00am - 5:00pm
Pompano Beach Library and Cultural Center
Please visit Pompano Beach Branch to collect a grab and go bag with a variety of activities for youth and families during Spring Break.

Mon, Mar 22, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Weston Branch
Learn vocabulary and pronunciation with correction and some grammar provided. Register

Mon, Mar 22, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Northwest Regional Library
Join us for this live online class. This program is sponsored by the Area Agency on Aging of Broward County. Register

Mon, Mar 22, 4:00pm - 5:15pm
West Regional Library
Mon/Thur Online -This intensive program is comparable to that of an expensive SAT or ACT test-prep course.Register

Mon, Mar 22, 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Carver Ranches Branch
FREE 8 Week Health and Fitness program meetings virtual using HMHB Fitness app, IG Live, & Microsoft Teams. Participants will set personal goals they wish to accomplish, and actively work on them.

Mon, Mar 22, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Main Library
Join us for English conversational practice at an intermediate level, with instruction by Main Library staff.Register

Tue, Mar 23, 10:30am - 11:30am
Weston Branch
12th Annual Juried Art Show

Tue, Mar 23, 11:00am - 5:00pm
Pompano Beach Library and Cultural Center
Please visit Pompano Beach Branch to collect a grab and go bag with a variety of activities for youth and families during Spring Break.

Tue, Mar 23, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research and Information Technology Center
Can you use your observation skills to spot threats and opportunities, work as a team to reveal secrets, and think like a gadget-maker to solve problems? Register

Tue, Mar 23, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
West Regional Library
Chair Yoga helps to reduce inflammation, lower blood pressure, improve balance, increase strength and flexibility and so much more. Register

Tue, Mar 23, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Online
Stay Active! Prevent an injury with ergonomics and go beyond an injury through adaptive sports.Register

Tue, Mar 23, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Main Library
Review the new features within iOS14 and accessibility settings for people with disabilities.Register

Tue, Mar 23, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Main Library
Broward County Library (BCL) presents Creation Station Monthly on the fourth Tuesday of each month. BCL brings creative people together every month to discuss what inspires them in their field.Register

Tue, Mar 23, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Hallandale Beach Branch
Instruction from volunteers of Hallandale Beach Branch and moderated by library staff.Register

Tue, Mar 23, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Main Library
Online workshop presented by, The Scholarship PlugRegister

Tue, Mar 23, 5:00pm - 5:45pm
South Regional/Broward College Library
Discuss graphic novels, television, movies, illustration and pop culture related to Japanese animation.Register

Tue, Mar 23, 5:45pm - 6:45pm
Southwest Regional Library
Instruction by volunteers from Citizens-in-Action and moderated by Southwest Regional Library staff.Register

Wed, Mar 24, 10:30am - 11:00am
Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research and Information Technology Center
We bring our storytime to your home! Join Miss Ruthie on Facebook for stories and songs: lib.nova.edu/facebook

Wed, Mar 24, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Miramar Branch Library & Education Center
Instruction from volunteers of Miramar Branch Library and moderated by Library Staff. Register

Wed, Mar 24, 10:30am - 11:30am
Weston Branch
12th Annual Juried Art Show

Wed, Mar 24, 11:00am - 5:00pm
Pompano Beach Library and Cultural Center
Please visit Pompano Beach Branch to collect a grab and go bag with a variety of activities for youth and families during Spring Break.

Wed, Mar 24, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Weston Branch
Pick up a Craft bag to make your own special craft at home!

Wed, Mar 24, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Northwest Regional Library
Join us for this live online class. This program is sponsored by the Area Agency on Aging of Broward County. Register

Wed, Mar 24, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Tamarac Branch
Practice and improve your conversational English. Classes will focus on vocabulary, pronunciation and grammar. Instruction from a volunteer of Tamarac Library and moderated by Library Staff. Register

Wed, Mar 24, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Main Library
Learn how to conduct a successful job search and create a great resume, a cover letter, a work history document, and access free library and community resources.Register

Thu, Mar 25, 10:30am - 11:30am
Weston Branch
12th Annual Juried Art Show

Thu, Mar 25, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Online
Listen, then create & show your masterpieces! Register

Thu, Mar 25, 11:00am - 5:00pm
Pompano Beach Library and Cultural Center
Please visit Pompano Beach Branch to collect a grab and go bag with a variety of activities for youth and families during Spring Break.

Thu, Mar 25, 11:00am - 11:30am
Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research and Information Technology Center
Explore a joyous blend of traditional and original songs and new interpretations of folktales each week in English and Spanish!

Thu, Mar 25, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Main Library
Learn how to revamp your finances. Register

Thu, Mar 25, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
West Regional Library
Practice intermediate English by reading articles and discussion. Register

Thu, Mar 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Main Library
What would you change if you could travel back in time? Join Librarian Manny in an exciting online book discussion. Register

Thu, Mar 25, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Lauderdale Lakes Branch Library/Educational and Cultural Center
Broward County Library will present a virtual discussion in Spanish.Register

Thu, Mar 25, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Main Library
Broward County Library presents Tech Talk Weekly every Thursday afternoon. Speakers will discuss trending technology stories of the week ending the program by discussing one cool library technology. Register

Thu, Mar 25, 4:00pm - 5:15pm
West Regional Library
Mon/Thur Online -This intensive program is comparable to that of an expensive SAT or ACT test-prep course.Register

Thu, Mar 25, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
North Regional/Broward College Library
Experience direct instruction and engage in individual and group activities designed to challenge creative muscles in order to produce original poetry for presentation and/or publishing.Register

Thu, Mar 25, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research and Information Technology Center
Book Club meets Happy Hour at this fun event for adventurous readers.Register

Thu, Mar 25, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Main Library
Data has become the most important resource for every business, and so the ability to distill raw numbers into meaningful messages is coveted by employers and entrepreneurs alike. Register

Fri, Mar 26, 10:30am - 11:30am
Weston Branch
12th Annual Juried Art Show

Fri, Mar 26, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library
How often have you misplaces your keys, or forgotten the name of a person you recently met? Some degree of memory problems, and a decline in thinking skills, are a fairly common part of aging. Register

Fri, Mar 26, 11:00am - 5:00pm
Pompano Beach Library and Cultural Center
Please visit Pompano Beach Branch to collect a grab and go bag with a variety of activities for youth and families during Spring Break.

Fri, Mar 26, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Northwest Regional Library
Free classes that consist of conversation, vocabulary, games and pronunciation. Registration is required & class size is limited.Register

Fri, Mar 26, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research and Information Technology Center
Join us for a lively virtual discussion with Professor Tas Salini, instructor of Film History and Film Appreciation at Broward College.Register

Sat, Mar 27, 10:00am - 11:00am
North Regional/Broward College Library
Plot forms the framework of your novel, but characters bring it to life. Learn the techniques that will help you craft memorable protagonists and antagonists. Register

Sat, Mar 27, 11:00am - 12:00pm
North Regional/Broward College Library
Teens are fickle. They are moody and expressive and embrace life in ways adults do not. Learn how to capture the voice of a teenager as you write YA fiction. Register

Sat, Mar 27, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
North Regional/Broward College Library
Poet and contributing editor Elisa Albo, will conduct this writing workshop based on a presentation from the anthology Grabbed: Poets and Writers on Sexual Assault, Empowerment, and Healing .Register

Sat, Mar 27, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
North Regional/Broward College Library
Join us to find out about practical methods for avoiding distraction while racking up that word count. Presented by Mystery Writer Cheryl Hollon.Register

Sat, Mar 27, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
South Regional/Broward College Library
Join Patricia Russo, Executive Director of The Campaign School at Yale, to learn the top ten things you must consider, both personally & professionally, before deciding to run for political office.Register

Sat, Mar 27, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research and Information Technology Center
The Teen Advisory Board is a program for teens who want to help with library programs and offer input into library collection and program developmentRegister

Sat, Mar 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
North Regional/Broward College Library
Join us to hear from this New York Times Bestseller, award-winning author and journalist.Register

Sat, Mar 27, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
North Regional/Broward College Library
A panel discussion focusing on starting book clubs, best practices for organizers, selecting great reads, and how clubs can interact with local and national authors. Register

Sat, Mar 27, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
African American Research Library and Cultural Center
The Social Justices Common Read is included in Broward County Library’s Stand Up Speak Out Series which highlights issues of social justice that impact the lives of all Broward county residents.

Sat, Mar 27, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
African American Research Library and Cultural Center
Series brings together key South Florida institutions and organizations whose missions are related to the advancement of Black history, education, advocacy, and racial and social justice.Register

Sat, Mar 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
North Regional/Broward College Library
A panel discussion with local authors Sally Ling, Lisa Colodny , and Craig Moody.Register

Mon, Mar 29, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Miramar Branch Library & Education Center
Instruction from volunteers of Miramar Branch Library and moderated by Library Staff.Register

Mon, Mar 29, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Weston Branch
Learn vocabulary and pronunciation with correction and some grammar provided. Register

Mon, Mar 29, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Northwest Regional Library
Join us for this live online class. This program is sponsored by the Area Agency on Aging of Broward County. Register

Mon, Mar 29, 4:00pm - 5:15pm
West Regional Library
This intensive program is comparable to that of an expensive SAT or ACT test-prep course. Register

Mon, Mar 29, 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Carver Ranches Branch
FREE 8 Week Health and Fitness program meetings virtual using HMHB Fitness app, IG Live, & Microsoft Teams. Participants will set personal goals they wish to accomplish, and actively work on them.

Mon, Mar 29, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Main Library
Join us for English conversational practice at an intermediate level, with instruction by Main Library staff.Register

Tue, Mar 30, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
West Regional Library
Chair Yoga helps to reduce inflammation, lower blood pressure, improve balance, increase strength and flexibility and so much more. Register

Tue, Mar 30, 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research and Information Technology Center
If you're new to computers or just want a refresher this is the class for you. We'll cover hardware and software basics. Register

Tue, Mar 30, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Online
Test your knowledge in this online trivia game.Register

Tue, Mar 30, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Hallandale Beach Branch
Instruction from volunteers of Hallandale Beach Branch and moderated by library staff.Register

Tue, Mar 30, 5:00pm - 5:45pm
South Regional/Broward College Library
Discuss graphic novels, television, movies, illustration and pop culture related to Japanese animation.Register

Tue, Mar 30, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Southwest Regional Library
Prepare for college with knowledge! Things to know before you go. Register

Tue, Mar 30, 5:45pm - 6:45pm
Southwest Regional Library
Instruction by volunteers from Citizens-in-Action and moderated by Southwest Regional Library staff.Register

Wed, Mar 31, 10:30am - 11:00am
Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research and Information Technology Center
We bring our storytime to your home! Join Miss Ruthie on Facebook for stories and songs: lib.nova.edu/facebook

Wed, Mar 31, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Miramar Branch Library & Education Center
Instruction from volunteers of Miramar Branch Library and moderated by Library Staff. Register

Wed, Mar 31, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Northwest Regional Library
Join us for this live online class. This program is sponsored by the Area Agency on Aging of Broward County. Register

Wed, Mar 31, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Tamarac Branch
Practice and improve your conversational English. Classes will focus on vocabulary, pronunciation and grammar. Instruction from a volunteer of Tamarac Library and moderated by Library Staff. Register

Wed, Mar 31, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
African American Research Library and Cultural Center
The African American Struggle for Library Equality

Wed, Mar 31, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
African American Research Library and Cultural Center
The idealized version of libraries being spaces of neutrality has been debunked as our nation has experienced historical events.

Thu, Apr 01, 11:00am - 11:30am
Nova Southeastern University Alvin Sherman Library, Research and Information Technology Center
Explore a joyous blend of traditional and original songs and new interpretations of folktales each week in English and Spanish!

Thu, Apr 01, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Weston Branch
Chair Yoga helps to reduce inflammation, lower blood pressure, improve balance, increase strength and flexibility and so much more.Register

Thu, Apr 01, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Main Library
Broward County Library presents Tech Talk Weekly every Thursday afternoon. Speakers will discuss trending technology stories of the week ending the program by discussing one cool library technology. Register

Thu, Apr 01, 4:00pm - 5:15pm
West Regional Library
Mon/Thur Online -This intensive program is comparable to that of an expensive SAT or ACT test-prep course.Register

Thu, Apr 01, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
North Regional/Broward College Library
Experience direct instruction and engage in individual and group activities designed to challenge creative muscles in order to produce original poetry for presentation and/or publishing.Register

Fri, Apr 02, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Online- WebEx - Online- WebEx
Free classes that consist of conversation, vocabulary, games and pronunciation. Registration is required & class size is limited.Register

Sat, Apr 03, 11:00am - 11:45am
Online
Make a Windsock! Use our Windsock Kit to put together a colorful decoration for yard or home! Follow along and soon you’ll have something bright to welcome springtime.Register

Sat, Apr 03, 12:00pm - 12:45pm
Online
Build and decorate a castle of your own, just the right size for mini figures! We will show you how to use all the pieces in our Castle Kit to make a castle you can decorate in any way you like.Register

Sat, Apr 03, 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Online
What can you make with cornstarch packing peanuts? Anything you can imagine! We’ll show you a few examples, then you can use our Cornstarch Blox building Kit to create your own wonders.Register

Sat, Apr 03, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Online
Make Two Mini Treasure Boxes We’ll show you how to fold, crease, tuck, stick and make two boxes that are perfect for small treasures or gifts. Our Treasure Box Kit has everything you need!Register

Sat, Apr 03, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Online
Did you know your local library has educational Lauchpad tablets that kids can check out and take home to use? What about story books that read themselves? Intro to BCL Lauchpads and Readalongs! Register

Mon, Apr 05, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Miramar Branch Library & Education Center
Instruction from volunteers of Miramar Branch Library and moderated by Library Staff. Register

Mon, Apr 05, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Northwest Regional Library
Join us for this live online class. This program is sponsored by the Area Agency on Aging of Broward County. Register

Mon, Apr 05, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
African American Research Library and Cultural Center
Four-part course, which includes a monthly online class and online follow-up meet up/critique.Register

Mon, Apr 05, 4:00pm - 5:15pm
West Regional Library
Mon/Thur Online -This intensive program is comparable to that of an expensive SAT or ACT test-prep course.Register

Mon, Apr 05, 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Carver Ranches Branch
FREE 8 Week Health and Fitness program meetings virtual using HMHB Fitness app, IG Live, & Microsoft Teams. Participants will set personal goals they wish to accomplish, and actively work on them.

Mon, Apr 05, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Main Library
Join us for English conversational practice at an intermediate level, with instruction by Main Library staff.Register

Tue, Apr 06, 4:30am - 6:00pm
Main Library
Applying for financial aid and scholarships can be easier said than done. Let’s break down the process and review the different available sources of aid.Register

Tue, Apr 06, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
West Regional Library
Chair Yoga helps to reduce inflammation, lower blood pressure, improve balance, increase strength and flexibility and so much more. Register

Tue, Apr 06, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Online- WebEX - Session 1: SAT Math No Calc & With Calc Practice Drills & Strategies
A five part SAT test-prep course with related ACT content and strategies. All five sessions include practice test sessions and intensive test-taking strategies. Register

Tue, Apr 06, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
New venue Online
Instruction from volunteers of Hallandale Beach Branch and moderated by library staff. Register

Tue, Apr 06, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Main Library
Workshops presented in association with, The Scholarship Plug!Register

Tue, Apr 06, 5:00pm - 5:45pm
South Regional/Broward College Library
Discuss graphic novels, television, movies, illustration and pop culture related to Japanese animation.Register

Tue, Apr 06, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Northwest Regional Library
Learning to manage projects is essential for career advancement. Learn the basics of project management, from idea to implementation, and manage the road to success.Register

Tue, Apr 06, 5:45pm - 6:45pm
online
Instruction by volunteers from Citizens-in-Action and moderated by Southwest Regional Library staff.Register