The South Florida Book Festival in Fort Lauderdale is a free event that features authors and basketball players.
The family day fair includes Miami Heat team member Tim Hardaway and Earl “The Pearl” Monroe, who played for the Baltimore Bullets and the New York Knicks. The event also includes various authors. It’s at the African-American Research Library 11 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. July 27.
African-American Research Library and Cultural Center is at 2650 Sistrunk Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, 954-357-6282