DATE: April 28, 2014
Celebrate Mother's Day with Broward County Library!
MEDIA CONTACT: Catherine McElrath
BROWARD COUNTY, Fla. - This Mother's Day, enjoy fun, free events for the whole family at Broward County Library! Catch a Mom's Day movie, listen to a choral performance or attend a Mother's Day Tea - everyone from toddlers to teens (and grown-ups, too!) can join in the fun. Here's what's happening:
May 3 - Mother’s Day Movie, children and families, 2 to 3 p.m., Imperial Point Library, 5985 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308, 954-357-6530
May 3 - Women of Note: A Capella Chorus, 2 to 3 p.m., Northwest Regional Library, 3151 University Drive, Coral Springs, FL 33065, 954-357-7990
May 6 - Storytime Fun, 11 a.m. to noon, Carver Ranches Library, 4735 SW 18 Street, West Park, FL 33023, 954-357-6245
May 7 - Mother’s Day Tea, $5 donation, 6 to 7 p.m., Jan Moran Collier City Learning Library, 2800 N.W. 9 Court, Pompano Beach, FL 33069, 954-357-7670
May 7 - Bead Jewelry Workshop, ages 13 and up, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Sunrise Dan Pearl Library, 10500 W. Oakland Park Blvd., Sunrise, FL 33351, 954-357-7440
May 10 - Mother’s Day Tea Party, ages 1-6, 10:30 a.m. to noon, Southwest Regional Library, 16835 Sheridan St., Pembroke Pines, FL 3331, 954-357-6580
The award-winning Broward County Libraries Division, founded in 1974, is the largest library system in Florida by square footage 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, movies 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.