Spring Into Health and “Walk With Ease”
Updated: March 10, 2014
Broward County Parks and Recreation Division and the Health Foundation of South Florida are teaming up to launch “Walk With Ease,” a walking fitness program for older adults (55+) who are looking to achieve and maintain strength by walking for their health. The program begins Thursday, March 20, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., for six consecutive weeks at five County Parks that include: Plantation Heritage, Plantation; Reverend Samuel Delevoe Park, Fort Lauderdale; Roosevelt Gardens Park, Fort Lauderdale; T.Y. Park, Hollywood; and Vista View Park, Davie. More…
Broward Celebrates National Women's History Month
Updated: February 28, 2014
In March, Broward County honors the extraordinary achievements of American Women. Libraries throughout the County are offering free special Women's events that include movies, book review, poetry and song. Special library exhibits feature art and photographic displays, the First Ladies Madame Alexander Doll Collection and more.
Water Matters Day Returns to Tree Tops Park
Updated: February 19, 2014
This fun-filled family event is now in its 12th year. On March 8th, learn all about the need to conserve and protect water for people, plants, and animals. For more information, visit the Water Matters Day website
, or call Tree Tops Park
Updated: January 14, 2014
Broward County Animal Care and Adoption reminds all pet owners that rabies vaccinations and pet registration tags are required by law. In 2014, residents can bring their pets to one of a number of Rabies Clinics
in a variety of locations throughout the County. When a target goal of 100,000 pet registration tags is reached, 100 percent of the pet registration funds will go directly to support low-to-no cost sterilization programs. More...
The 2014 Rabies Clinics are held on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and include:
April 5 - Fort Lauderdale, Delevoe Park, 2520 N.W. Sixth St.
April 19 - Pompano Beach, Animal Care and Adoption Shelter, 3100 N.W. 19 Terrace
May 3 - Hollywood, David Park, 510 N. 33 Court
Participate in the 2014 Monthly Business Development Workshop Series
Updated: January 14, 2014
Broward County's Office of Economic and Small Business Development is hosting a 2014 Business Development Workshop series
designed to provide tips and tools to assist in sustaining, expanding and improving local businesses. The goal of the series is to position small businesses to take advantage of local opportunities to grow their reach beyond Broward County.
Each month features a new topic at a variety of times and locations throughout the County:
Saturday, March 15- 10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m., Northwest Regional Library, 3151 University Dr., Coral Springs
Topic: Health and Social Services Vendor Opportunity Expo
Thursday, April 17- 6 - 7:30 p.m., Broward County Governmental Center, 115 S. Andrews Ave., Room 430, Fort Lauderdale
Topic: Ask the Director - Network with Broward County Agency Directors
Saturday, May 17 - 10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m., Weston Branch Library, 4205 Bonaventure Blvd., Weston
Topic: Aspiring Entrepreneur and Inventor- Take Your Idea to the Next Level