It's American Heritage Month at Broward County Library!
DATE: July 14, 2014
July 19 - Shade Tree Pickers Bluegrass Band, 1 to 2 p.m., North Regional/Broward College Library, 1100 Coconut Creek Blvd., Coconut Creek, FL 33066, 954-201-2600
MEDIA CONTACT: Catherine McElrath
BROWARD COUNTY, Fla. - Celebrate the history and culture of the U.S. A. during American Heritage Month with these fun, free events at Broward County Library:
July 24 - Reel to Real Talk: A Film Forum with Commentary, George M. Cohan classic, 12 to 2:30 p.m., North Regional/Broward College Library, 1100 Coconut Creek Blvd., Coconut Creek, FL 33066, 954-201-2600
July 26 - Medicinal Plants Used by Native Americans, 2 to 3 p.m., Northwest Regional Library, 3151 University Drive, Coral Springs, FL 33065, 954-357-7990
American Heritage Month Book Display: Stirling Road Library, 3151 Stirling Road, Hollywood, FL 33312, 954-357-7550
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.