Broward County Libraries Division Announces
Lauderdale Lakes Branch Library to Close Temporarily on November 24 Due to Parking Lot Maintenance

The Lauderdale Lakes Branch Library/Educational and Cultural Center.

The Lauderdale Lakes Branch Library/Educational and Cultural Center.

DATE: November 2, 2012
MEDIA CONTACT: Catherine McElrath
PHONE: 954-357-7402

The Lauderdale Lakes Branch Library/Educational and Cultural Center, located at 3580 West Oakland Park Blvd., Lauderdale Lakes, FL 33313 (954-357-8650) will be closed on Saturday, November 24, 2012 due to the parking lot being sealed and stripped. It is anticipated that the library will reopen at 12 noon on Monday, November 26, 2012 provided necessary repairs are completed. The library is regularly closed on Sundays.

Signs will be posted at library entrances to notify customers of the closing. During this time, customers are encouraged to visit other nearby Broward County Library locations including:

Lauderhill Towne Centre Branch Library
6399 West Oakland Park Blvd., Lauderhill, FL 33313 (954-497-1630)
Saturday Hours of Operation: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Lauderhill Mall Branch Library
4257 N.W. 12 St., Lauderhill, FL 33313 (954-791-1000)
Saturday Hours of Operation: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Customers are also encouraged to visit the Broward County Library website, to find information on other library locations; to check out, place holds on and renew materials; check the status of their library account; and gain access to the library catalog, specialized databases, event calendars, and more. Customers can also download the free BCL WoW app to browse and download eBooks and audiobooks, see what eBooks and audiobooks are currently available, then download and read the book directly from the BCL WoW app.

The award-winning Broward County Libraries Division, founded in 1974, is the ninth largest library system in the nation by population served and one of the busiest, with more than 9 million walk-in customers visiting its 37 locations annually. The library has more than 3.4 million items and 2,000 computers for public use and offers hundreds of events and programs to meet the needs of the Broward County's diverse community. The library continues its strong emphasis on literacy, after-school programs and electronic access. In addition to our comprehensive Web site,, which provides information about library activities, links to online catalogs, reference information and databases, customers can visit BCL WoW – Broward County Library Without Walls – for free eBooks, music, audiobooks, apps and more. Customers may also follow Libraries on Facebook and Twitter. Libraries Division also administers the services, programs, collections and exhibits of the Historical Commission.

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