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.

 

 

 

 

COMPUTER CLASSES

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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.

 

 

 

YOUTH SERVICES

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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.









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