All events are free, but require registration.Register onlineor call (954) 757-4207
Photography Course with Jeremiah Jenner
(adults & teens)
Tuesdays, September 12th, 19th, 26th,
& October 3rd, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Bring your camera and get ready for fun while learning! This 4-week fine art photography course will be taught by certified photography instructor Jeremiah Jenner, who also instructs at Art Center South Florida as well as at private workshops at his studio in downtown Fort Lauderdale. The four sessions will cover color and composition, architectural photography, abstraction and more. Parkland Library card required to register. Register here
“The Art of the Mystery: What Evil Lurks?” with speaker Dr. Margery Marcus
Tuesday, August 29th, 6:30 p.m.
Distinguished educator Dr. Margery Marcus will give an overview of the history of detective fiction and take a look at why readers love mysteries. She will touch on all different types of mysteries and give lots of recommendations for book lovers. Registration required. Register here.
An Introduction to the Art of Storytelling: A Performance/Lecture by Caren S. Neile (adults & teens)
Saturday, September 16th, 10:30 a.m.
Think storytelling is just for kids? Think again! The ability to tell, understand, and experience life through the sharing of story is one of the most important aspects of our human identity. This lively and entertaining program lead by Caren S. Neile, Ph.D., a performance storyteller and affiliate professor at Florida Atlantic University, will explain how storytelling affects the brain, why it is used in a wide variety of fields, how to jumpstart your own storytelling abilities and more. Plus, you'll hear some terrific stories, old and new. You’ll even find out how to tell your story on public radio! Registration required. Register here
Smart Start Tutoring
varied Saturdays beginning September 9th, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
This program provides free tutoring for elementary, middle and high school students provided by high school students. For information and to register, visit http://www.smartstartfl.com