September – London

October – Motown

November – Bahamas

July Highlights

 

Mondays in July

Adult Literacy Classes, 5 - 7:30 p.m., 954-357-6157 for information.

 

Saturday, July 8

"Zumba," - Build A Better Body, 10:15 a.m. - 12 p.m.

 

Saturday, July 8

Writer's workshop, 1 p.m. – 4p.m. Build a better book, bring pen and paper and learn about fiction writing skills. Call for reservations @ 954-357-6170.

 

Saturday, July 15

Hurricane Preparedness Information, 11 a.m. – 2:15 p.m. How to prepare your family, pets, and property for all hazards including hurricanes, other severe weather incidents, fire, and unexpected disaster.

 

Tuesday, July 18

South FL Book Festival: 6:30 p.m. Sample delicious Caribbean fare with PBS’ Chef Irie and Chef Thia. They are the authors and stars from the Taste the Islands Cooking Series featuring Caribbean Fare. Costs a mere $10. payable at the door or through Eventbrite.

 

Friday, July 21

South FL Book Festival: Mystery writing workshop 1:00 p.m. with Angela Henry. The fee is $10 per person (payable at the door or through Eventbrite).

 

Friday, July 21

South FL Book Festival: 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. Evening with the Literary Stars and book signing. Special Guest Sheri Riley will speak about her recent book, “Exponential Living.” Guest can meet bestselling authors and receive an autographed book by a featured writer at this dress-up affair ($35. payable at the door or $30. in advance through Eventbrite).

 

Saturday, July 22

South FL Book Festival: starting @ 10:30 a.m., a full day of free activities with celebrated author Taymer Mason as she shows us all about Caribbean vegan recipes.

See Book Festival Flyer’s and Eventbrite Website for registration and info.

 

Saturday, July 22

South FL Book Festival: Financial Workshop 11:30a.m. with Erin Lowry.

 

Saturday, July 22

South FL Book Festival, 2p.m. - 3:30p.m., Book signing and Discussion  with Wesley Lowery. He is a Pulitzer Prize Winner and Washington Post reporter, who covers law enforcement, justice, race, and politics.

 

Monday, July 31

Business Seminar: 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Grant Writing 101.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Free Computer Classes

Pre-registration is required due to limited seating. Call 954-357-6236.

Registration begins 6 days prior to each scheduled class.

 

Saturday, July 01, 2017, Microsoft Excel III,            10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Saturday, July 08, 2017, Microsoft Excel I,              10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Saturday, July 29, 2017, Computer Literacy I,         10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Youth Services

Call Youth Services Dept. (YS) at 954-357-6209 if you have any questions about the following programs and to pre-register if needed. Additional details provided on July YS Flyer.

 

Monday, July 3, 10, 17 & 24

“MITI Mondays – 2-3:30 p.m. in YS Dept. Make some “wacky” fun stuff using magnets. Create a “Mosaic Suncatchers” with recycle crayons. Learn how to create velvet posters and pinky rings. Call for details and to reserve a space. Ages 8 and up (younger kids may participate if accompanied by adult caregiver).

 

Wednesday, July 5

"Hour of Code-Minecraft" 1- 2 p.m. Explore Minecraft with code. Please for more information call.

 

Wednesday, July 5, 12, 19 & 26

“Wellness Wednesdays" weekly, 4 - 5pm. Topics: eating right, keeping fit and emotional well-being. Ages 8 and up. Call for details and to pre-register.

 

Thursday, July 6, 13, 20 & 27

"Sew Crafty" 1-3 p.m., make useful fabric crafts. Ages 6-10, class limited to 10. Call to pre-register.

 

Friday, July 7, 14, 21 & 28

"Friday Family Fun Day" 1 - 3 p.m. all ages. Enjoy classic board, card games and the console gaming systems.

 

Tuesday, July 11 & 25

"Building Competition w/ Steven the Builder" 2 – 3 p.m. Ages 6 and up. Create your own unique building using various items from Legos to wooden blocks. Win prizes for tallest and most creative structure.

 

Tuesday, July 11, 18 & 25

“Tech Tuesdays," 3 – 5 p.m. Learn various technologies from robotics to coding.  Ages 8 and up. For more info, call the YS Dept.

 

Wednesday, July 12, 19 & 26

"Hour of Code-Drawing with Code" 1- 2 p.m. Participate in a variety of projects using various languages. Call for more info.

 

Saturday, July 15

"Wags & Tales" 2- 3 p.m. Read to Augy, a four-legged friend in YS Program Room. Call for more info.

 

Tuesday, July 18

"Little Learners Storytime" 10:30 a.m., Parents and caregivers are invited to bring children aged 3 - 5 to this story time. Groups with 10 or more children, please pre-register.

 

 

 

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