DIY projects, speakers, educational programs and entertainment are offered for free at Broward library in Fort Lauderdale and its branches in other towns.
Information about programs and activities is on the Broward Library website. Some events may require pre-registration.
- Broward Literary Fair with authors signing books, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
August 12, South Regional Library, 7300 Pines Boulevard, Pembroke Pines 33024, 954-201-8825
- Family Yoga 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. August 23, Northwest Regional Library, 3151 University Drive, Coral Springs 33065, 954-357-7990
- Solar Eclipse events, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. August 21, Southwest Regional Library, 16835 Sheridan Street, Pembroke Pines 33331, 954-357-6580
- Teen art, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. August 21, Weston branch library, 4205 Bonaventure Boulevard, Weston33332, 954-357-5420
- Toastmasters Free Public Speaking Practice, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. August 16, Southwest Regional Library, 16835 Sheridan Street, Pembroke Pines 33331, 954-357-6580
- Lego play for kids ages 5 and older, 11 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. September 2, Northwest Regional Library, 3151 University Drive, Coral Springs 33065, 954-357-7990
- Ukulele playing, with your own ukulele, 6 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. August 17, North Regional Library, 1100 Coconut Creek Boulevard, Coconut Creek 33066, 954-201-2600
- Digital downloads, photography, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. August 17, North Regional Library, 1100 Coconut Creek Boulevard, Coconut Creek 33066, 954-201-2600
Examples of previous programs include
- Introduction to 3D Printing
- Nine Ways to Make Your Landscaping More Florida-Friendly
- History of Underwater Photography
- Make It with Duct Tape for ages 12 to 17
- Presentation about Flamenco
- Backyard Beekeeping
- Introduction to Virtual and Augmented Reality
- Free yoga, Zumba & other exercise at Broward libraries
- Broward library offers easy app for e-books
- Broward Library offers play area for pre-schoolers