Focus on Broward: Where the Books Are
  
- Learn about local history and explore Broward's creative side -
  

Father and daughter reading a book together by the seashore.

Discover your own place "where the books are."

DATE: February 28, 2017
MEDIA CONTACT:
Catherine McElrath
Libraries Division
EMAIL: cmcelrath@Broward.org
PHONE: 954-357-7402

BROWARD COUNTY, FL - Explore Broward County's rich history as a favorite spot for winter vacationers and spring breakers alike as well as the county's creative side.

-March 4 - Florida History Detective Sally Ling, author of Al Capone's Miami: Paradise or Purgatory, will discuss Al Capone's influence on South Florida, 2 to 3PM, Deerfield Beach Percy White Library, 837 E Hillsboro Blvd., Deerfield Beach, FL 33441, 954-357-7680
-March 4 - South Florida Poetry Journal presents poetry reading with Deborah Denicola author of Original Human, 4 to 5:30PM, Main Library, 100 S Andrews Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301 954-357-7444
-March 15 - Where the Boys and Girls Were: The Fun and Sun History of Fort Lauderdale Beach with author Dan Santoro followed by the movie, Where the Boys Are, 1 to 4PM, Main Library, 100 S Andrews Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301 954-357-7444
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March 21 - Family Story Time featuring the Suzuki Music Academy, children's program, 5 to 5:45PM, Stirling Road Library, 3151 Stirling Road, Hollywood, FL 33312, 954-357-7550
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March 21 - Poetry in My Soul: Reading by the poets of the recently published Bards of Broward: The Courtyard Chronicles, for a reading, 6 to 8PM, South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, FL 33024, 954-201-8825
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March 28 - Reading Round Table Book Discussion: The Trespasser by Tana French, 32 to 3:30PM, North Regional/Broward College Library, 1100 Coconut Creek Blvd., Coconut Creek, FL 33066, 954-201-2600
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March 29 - Stuffed Animal Sleepover, children's program, 6 to 8PM, South Regional/Broward College Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines, FL 33024, 954-201-8825

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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