up coming events
February 2018 Programs
Hidden Figures Block Party
Saturday, February 17, 2018, 11AM-3PM
Celebrate Black History Month with an afternoon of music, games, bounce houses, arts/crafts, prizes, face painting, book giveaways, food and more!
Experience urban line dancing with the Body and Soul Theatre dancers and enter free raffles with tickets to the new Black Panther movie and to the Museum of Discovery and Science.
There will also be a Greek step show featuring the chapters of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. and Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity from Nova Southeastern University.
Saturday, February 17 ARLCC Black History Month Block Party, 11AM-3PM. For more info call 954-357-6224.
Wednesday, February 21 Business workshop, 5-7:30PM. Free class to help small businesses in disenfranchised communities discover untapped opportunities. Made possible by a partnership between AARLCC and Urban League of Broward County.
Limited seating. Pre-register six days prior class. For more info call 954-357-6228.
Wednesday, February 7 Genealogy for Beginners, 5:30-7:30PM. Learn how to trace your roots.
Saturday, February 10 Library databases workshop with Digital Divide tablets, 1-2:30PM. Co-sponsored by T-Mobile and Broward Municipal Services District.
Thursday, February 15 Microsoft Word I, part two, 11AM-12:30PM.
Saturday, February 24 Resume writing with Digital Divide tablets, 1-2:30PM. Co-sponsored by T-Mobile and Broward Municipal Services District.
Call Youth Services at 954-357-6209 with questions and to pre-register if needed.
Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays FREE Homework Help: After school help with homework for grades K-12, 3-5PM.
Tuesdays, February 6 & 20 Black History Month Story Time, 10:30-11:15AM. Parents and caregivers are invited to bring children aged 3-5, groups with 10 or more please phone ahead.
Thursday, February 8 Black History Month Multi-Media Trivia Contest, 4-5PM, ages 10+. Challenge your friends with African-American trivia. Win prizes, including an Oculus Rift, by correctly answering trivia questions.
Thursday February 15 The Book's Good, But The Movie's Better, 4-5PM, ages 13+. Learn about books that are made into movies. Free copies of The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas at Youth Services desk while supplies last.
Thursday, February 22 Black History Month photo collage workshop, 2:30-5PM, ages 12+. Learn to create videos, including mixed reality and 3D photos. Co-presented by Microsoft.
Saturday, February 24 Black History Month Essay Contest Awards Ceremony, 1-3PM. Celebrate the winners of this year's contest with youth performances and light refreshments.
Monday, February 26 Freedom Tales Story Time: A Celebration of Black History Month, 6-7PM. Parents and caregivers are invited to bring children aged 3-5, groups with 10 or more children, please phone ahead.
0 Award-Winning African-American Art, 6-7PM. Learn about the original artworks that hang in our Youth Services area.