South Florida Book Festival at AARLCC July 26-27
Updated: Friday, June 7, 2013
Popular African-American writers and one world-renowned basketball player are heading to Fort Lauderdale on Friday, July 26, and Saturday, July 27, for the South Florida Book Festival hosted by the African-American Research Library and Cultural Center (AARLCC), located at 2650 Sistrunk Blvd., Fort Lauderdale. More...
Sea Turtle Program Returns to Anne Kolb Nature Center
Updated: Friday, June 7, 2013
Don't miss the popular long-running summer program Sea Turtles and Their Babies at 8 p.m., Wednesdays and Fridays, July 3 through August 30, at the Anne Kolb Nature Center at West Lake Park, 751 Sheridan St. in Hollywood. Participants view an hour-long video presentation and lecture and accompany a naturalist on a hatchling release to see what these tiny creatures face during their first curcial minutes of life. Contact the park at 954-357-5161. More...
All Aboard the Choo-Choo
Updated: Friday, May 31, 2013
Big kids and little kids can enjoy a miniature train ride around Tradewinds Park north on the third Saturday and Sunday of each month from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Rides cost $1 per person. The Tradewinds & Atlantic Railroad is located in Tradewinds Park North, 3600 W. Sample Rd., Coconut Creek. More…
Swimming Weather is Here! - Visit a County Water Park this Weekend!
Updated: Friday, May 3, 2013
Broward County Parks and Recreation Division announced the schedule for Aquatics Season 2013, at the County’s four water parks: Castaway Island at T.Y. Park in Hollywood, Paradise Cove at C.B. Smith Park in Pembroke Pines, Splash Adventure at Quiet Waters Park in Deerfield Beach, and Tropical Splash at Central Broward Regional Park & Stadium, in Lauderhill. The facilities are open Saturdays and Sundays only for the month of April. More...
How to Do Business With Broward County
Updated: Monday, May 20, 2013
Broward County Office of Economic and Small Business Development and the Broward County Purchasing Division will host “How to Do Business with Broward County,” a series of informational workshops designed to assist local entrepreneurs in accessing County procurement opportunities. More…
- Thursday, June 20, 6 -7:30 p.m., Stirling Rd. Branch Library
- Saturday, July 20, 10:30 a.m. - Noon, West Regional Library
- Thursday, August 15, 6 -7:30 p.m., Margate Catharine Young Branch Library
- Saturday, September 21, 10:30 a.m. - Noon, Weston Branch Library
County Commission Calendar
The County Commission meeting calendar includes Regular Meeting and Public Hearing dates, workshops, recess and holiday dates, along with other important dates for Broward County Government throughout the year. More…
County to Hold Budget Workshops
Posted: Friday, April 26, 2013
The Broward County Commission is conducting a series of workshops to review priorities and make recommendations for the Fiscal Year 2014 budget. The workshops will be webcast live on broward.org/Video Central and will culminate with two public hearings.
Budget Workshop Schedule:
- Tuesday, June 4, 12:30 – 5 p.m.
- Tuesday, June 18, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
- Tuesday, August 20, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
- Tuesday, September 10
- Tuesday, September 24
Visit the Office of Management and Budget’s website for the latest updates.
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