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Free Health & Wellness Online Events

😃 Chair Yoga
February 23, Noon-1PM, Register
Presented by Leigh Ann Russo, registered yoga teacher and certified holistic health coach.

❤️ Heart Health 2021: Love Your Life
February 23, 2-3PM, Register
In celebration of American Heart Month, this presentation by Memorial Cardiac & Vascular Institute experts features the latest info on heart health.

☮️ Mental Health At Home and On Screen
February 25, 7-8:30PM, Zoom (visit the link on the day/time of event)
Panel discussion presented by the African American Research Library and Cultural Center. Panelists include author/filmmaker Antwon Lindsey; educator Dr. Malissa Sanon; and Sandra Cumper, executive director of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, Broward County.

Dog Body Language

dog with cartoon speech bubbleFebruary 22, 3-4PM, Register
Have you ever wondered what your dog is trying to tell you? Learn the "Language of Fido" in this free, online presentation by the Humane Society of Broward County.

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Moonlight Tales - Distance Separates Us, Kindness Brings Us Together

February 24, 7-8PM, Register
“Kindness” is the theme of this year’s free, annual Moonlight Tales storytelling event, which will be held online this year. Enjoy curated stories from national storytellers, including traditional Appalachian folktales and music by Adam Booth, bilingual English/Spanish stories from Carrie Sue Ayvar and Dr. Joel Ying’s mix of world folk tales and personal stories.

Live, Drive-In Performance of Esther Rolle Play

March 4-6, 7PM and March 7, 4PM, Register/Donate
Location: African American Research Library and Cultural Center (AARLCC)
Join us for the debut of the original play Let the Good Times Rolle: The Life and Legacy of Esther Rolle at 100, a tribute to the many talents of Emmy Award-winning actor and Pompano Beach native Esther Rolle. This socially-distanced drive-in event is free, but a $10 donation per car is requested. Donations support the Friends of the African American Research Library and Cultural Center. More…
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Celebrate Esther Rolle’s Onscreen Excellence

good times tv show Enjoy a DIY Esther Rolle binge-watch with resources from Broward County Library! Use your Broward County Library card to place the DVDs on hold at the library location of your choice.
  • Good Times: The classic 1970s TV series featuring Esther Rolle.
  • A Raisin in the Sun: Esther Rolle stars as Ruth, the Younger family matriarch, in this 1989 TV adaptation of Lorraine Hansberry's 1959 Broadway play.
  • Rosewood: In this 1997 historical drama from director John Singleton, Esther Rolle plays the memorable role of Aunt Sarah, a Black woman murdered during the Rosewood Massacre of 1923.
WebEX for Library Customers
Interested in attending online library events but don’t know how? This video tutorial covers the basics of using WebEx including how to register, join and participate in a Broward County Library WebEx event as an attendee.
Sunsational Storytime - Top Cat
Enjoy storytime songs and fun with Librarian Su from Main Library as she reads Top Cat by Lois Ehlert in this edition of Broward County Library's Sunsational Storytime. Check out Top Cat from Hoopla – no holds or waiting!
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Broward County Library February Magazine

Explore free online events for all ages including storytimes, book discussions, health and wellness, NEA Big Read 2021, Pen to Page writers' series and more!

Library Buildings Open, Curbside Service Continues

illustration of package being put into car trunkLibrary branches have reopened for in-person visits. Service hours and days vary, and all locations will follow precautionary measures designed to ensure the safety and health of customers and staff. More...

Library Book Drops Open for Returns. Our book drops are open 24/7 for returns. Just stop by and drop off – no contact and no hassle!

Call Us

Would you like assistance with a Broward County Library online resource like eBooks or streaming movies? We are ready to provide you with one-on-one assistance, including help with research and reference questions. ☎ Call us and let our staff assist you.

Mobile App

Search the catalog, manage your library account, place holds, find library locations, access eMedia and more with our mobile app! Available for Apple or Android devices. ☎ Call us if you need assistance.

Pay Fines Online with Your Credit Card

You can now pay library fines online with your credit card. Log into your account using your library card and PIN (last four digits of the phone number attached to library card account), click on the “Fines” tab and scroll down to the “Make Payment” button. A $2 convenience fee will be added. ☎ Call us if you need assistance using this service.
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