DATE: February 6, 2014
MEDIA CONTACT: Catherine McElrath
BROWARD COUNTY, Fla. - Need information on your health care insurance options for 2014? Broward County Libraries will host a series of free Affordable Care Act workshops, presented by the League of Women Voters of Broward County and AARP.
The workshops will run from February 17 to March 5 at Broward County Library locations throughout the county. Each includes a PowerPoint presentation, informational hand-outs and a Q&A session. All workshops are free and open to the public.
Upcoming sessions are as scheduled:
-February 17- 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Miramar Library and Education Center, 2050 Civic Center Place, Miramar, FL 33025, 954-357-8090
-February 17 - 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Hollywood Library, 2600 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood, FL 33020, 954-357-7760
-February 18 - 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Weston Library, 4205 Bonaventure Blvd., Weston, FL 33332, 954-357-5420
-February 19 - 2 to 3 p.m., Main Library, 100 S. Andrews Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301 954-357-7444
-February 20 - 1 to 2 p.m., North Regional/Broward College Library, 1100 Coconut Creek Blvd., Coconut Creek, FL 33066, 954-201-2600
-February 24 - 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., West Regional Library, 8601 W. Broward Blvd., Plantation, FL 33324, 954-765-1560
-February 25 - 2 to 3 p.m., Tamarac Library, 8701 W. Commercial Blvd., Tamarac, FL 33351, 954-765-1500
-February 25 - 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Southwest Regional Library, 16835 Sheridan St., Pembroke Pines, FL 3331, 954-357-6580
-March 3 - 2 to 3 p.m., South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, FL 33024, 954-201-8825
-March 5 - 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., African-American Research Library & Cultural Center, 2650 Sistrunk Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311, 954-357-6282
-March 5 - 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Northwest Regional Library, 3151 University Drive, Coral Springs, FL 33065, 954-357-7990
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 40 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 Broward County's diverse community. Broward County Libraries Division continues its strong emphasis on literacy, after-school programs and electronic access. In addition to our comprehensive Web site, Broward.org/Library, 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 Broward County Historical Commission.