Focus on Broward: Broward on the Move!
  
- Fun, free events at Broward County Library that celebrate transportation and movement -
  

Dog wearing sunglasses while skateboarding down a seaside road.

Get going, Broward!

DATE: February 3, 2017
MEDIA CONTACT:
Catherine McElrath
Libraries Division
EMAIL: cmcelrath@Broward.org
PHONE: 954-357-7402

BROWARD COUNTY, FLHey, Broward County! Let's get on the move this month with events that focus on transportation, cars, bikes, aviation and even Broward vacations (or staycations if you're on a budget). All programs are free and open to the public.

Book Discussions & Literary Events
-March 7
- Take a Staycation at the Tamarac Library by attending a book discussion and presentation on Ross King's Mad Enchantment: Claude Monet and the Painting of the Water Lilies, presented by Librarian Cheryl Lajos, 1 to 2PM, Tamarac Library, 8701 W Commercial Blvd., Tamarac, FL 33351, 954-765-1500
-March 18
- Read and Ride Book Discussion Group: Meet at Hollywood TriRail Station, ride to Deerfield Beach and back and discuss Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly, call 954-201-8829 for more information, 1:49 to 3:11PM
-March 21
- Let's Talk About Books: Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly, 10:30AM to 12PM, Southwest Regional Library, 16835 Sheridan St., Pembroke Pines, FL 33331, 954-357-6580
-March 22
- Raise a Reader @ Sharkey's Storytime! 10:30 to 11:15AM, Alvin Sherman Library at Nova Southeastern University, 3100 Ray Ferrero, Jr. Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314, 954-262-5477

Classes, Presentations & More
-March 7
- FLOW: Florida Licensing on Wheels. Renew a driver license, obtain a replacement driver license, change a name or address on a driver license, get an identification card, renew a vehicle registration and purchase a specialty license plate, 10AM to 2PM, South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, FL 33024, 954-201-8825
-March 11
- Complete Streets: Bicycle Road Safety Presentation from Broward Metropolitan Planning Organization, 11:15AM to 1PM, Southwest Regional Library, 16835 Sheridan St., Pembroke Pines, FL 33331, 954-357-6580
-March 11
- "So You Want to Be an Air Traffic Controller!" Talk to a former air traffic controller and experience the excitement of being a radar operator or air traffic controller in a simulated environment, ages 13-30, registration required, 2:30 to 4PM, Miramar Branch Library & Education Center, 2050 Civic Center Place, Miramar, FL 33025, 954-357-8090
-March 14
- Upcycled Craft Projects: Display you vacation photo with a decoupage fridge frame, 5 to 6PM, South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, FL 33024, 954-201-8825
-March 14
- Broward County Animal Control "Dog Smarts 101" Class, 6 to 7PM, West Regional Library, 8601 W Broward Blvd., Plantation, FL 33324, 954-765-1560     
-March 15
- Staycations! Family fun in your own backyard, 6:30 to 7:30PM, Southwest Regional Library, 16835 Sheridan St., Pembroke Pines, FL 33331, 954-357-6580
-March 20 - Discover Greater Fort Lauderdale: Vacationing, Staycationing, Music, Entertainment, Sports, and more, 1:30 to 2:30PM, Northwest Regional Library, 3151 University Drive, Coral Springs, FL 33065, 954-357-7990
-March 22 - Get Moving: Line Dance with Us, 6 to 7:30PM, Jan Moran Collier City Learning Library, 2800 NW 9 Court, Pompano Beach, FL 33069, 954-357-7670
-March 23
- Car Care 101 - Do It Yourself Maintenance! Class taught by professional technicians courtesy of the Broward College Automotive Technology Program, 6 to 7PM, South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, FL 33024, 954-201-8825
-March 25 - FLOW: Florida Licensing on Wheels. Renew a driver license, obtain a replacement driver license, change a name or address on a driver license, get an identification card, renew a vehicle registration and purchase a specialty license plate, 10AM to 2PM, Southwest Regional Library, 16835 Sheridan St., Pembroke Pines, FL 33331, 954-357-6580

About Broward County Libraries Division
Broward County Libraries Division, named 2015 Library of the Year by the Florida Library Association, was founded in 1974 and is the largest library system in Florida by square footage and one of the busiest, with more than 7.5 million walk-in customers visiting its 38 locations annually. Broward County Libraries Division provides convenient access to a full range of innovative and cost-effective services that satisfy the changing needs of the people of Broward County for information, education and recreation. Visit our website, Broward.org/Library, or follow Libraries on Facebook and Twitter 
 


 
 
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