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Free Events Celebrating the Earth

BROWARD COUNTY, FL - Earth Day is officially celebrated on April 22nd, but we're hosting fun programs spotlighting nature, conservation and the Earth all month long. Make amazing objects out of up-cycled materials, listen to free presentations on Florida wildlife, plant a garden or participate in hands-on science fun.

For a full list of events - all free and open to the public - please see the link at the bottom of this page. 

Learn about the Earth and the environment with these free, downloadable documentary films you can access with your Broward County Library card:

-BiodiversityExplore biodiversity as it applies to a wide range of environments and learn about its importance. (2014)
-Earth Days traces the origins of the environmental movement through the eyes of nine Americans who propelled the movement from its beginnings. (2010)
-Origins takes a journey through the biological roots of where we have come from. (2015)
-Surviving Earth asks how we can prevent humanity from killing itself by killing our host - the Earth. (2014)
-The Best of Walt Disney's True-Life Adventures depicts dramatic, fascinating moments in habitats ranging from the American prairie to Africa. (1975)
-Join Wild Nature Survivor Guy, Jimmy Fallon, as he drops by Sesame Street to show us that nature is all around - even in the city! (2009)

About Broward County Libraries Division
Broward County Libraries Divisionnamed 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,, or follow Libraries on Facebook and Twitter

 .DATE: February 13, 2019
MEDIA CONTACT: Catherine McElrath
Libraries Division