Activities and Events for Kids

Activities and Events for Children​


All events are free, but require registration.
Register online or call (954) 757-4207

Pete the Cat stuffed animal with two books


Zoom into Storytime (best for ages 3 and up)


Thursdays, 10:30 a.m. OR  3 p.m. (via Zoom)


 Join Miss Michele for stories and songs. The class will end with the opportunity for a mini show-and-tell. Have something ready to show if your child would like to share. (For example; “This is my favorite stuffed animal.”) Parkland Library card required to register.

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Zoom into Storytime (best for ages 3 and up)


Thursdays, 10:30 a.m. OR  3 p.m. (via Zoom)


Join Miss Michele for stories and songs. The class will end with the opportunity for a mini show-and-tell. Have something ready to show if your child would like to share. (For example; “This is my favorite stuffed animal.”) Parkland Library card required to register. Register here.

Weekly Grab-and-Go Craft (best for ages 4 and up)


Wednesday through Saturday between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m.


Enjoy arts and crafts? Come pick up a different free craft packet each week curbside at the library while supplies last. 

Cartooning with Cory (age 7 and up)


Saturday, October 10th, 2 p.m.


Local cartoonist Cory Laub will teach children to draw some of their favorite superheroes and cartoon characters while entertaining them with fun facts about animation and comic book trivia. It's a great time, and children will have a ton of fun while learning to draw! Parkland Library card required to register. Register here.

Library Bingo (age 7 and up)


Tuesday, October 13th 3:30 p.m.


Do you miss your library as much as your library misses you? Stay engaged with us by participating in a virtual BINGO game. We will email you a blank Bingo card that you get to number yourself. Parkland Library card required to register. Register here.

TeleDog (K-5th grade)


Wednesday, October 21st, 3 p.m.

 
Join us for a virtual, paw-sitively fun morning with Share-a-Pet. Children will practice their reading skills by reading to a therapy dog. Parkland Library card required to register. Register here.

Ghostly Gathering (age 8 and up)


Wednesday, October 28th 4 p.m.


Do you like giving yourself goosebumps? Is Halloween your favorite holiday? Join us on your computer screen to hear some scary stories and play a spooky game or two. Parkland Library card required to register. Register here.

Broward Reads for the Record StoryWalk at Parkland Library 


Thursday, October 29, 2020, 10 to 5 p.m.


Take a walk and read a story at our StoryWalk! Each page from Evelyn Del Ray is Moving Away by Meg Medina will be posted on a separate sign along a path outside of the library. To finish the story you will need to finish the walk! 
And, since Halloween is just a few days away, we encourage participants to come in costumes. We’ll have a spooky photo spot where you can take a fun picture, a grab-and-go craft to take home, and a little treat bag for each child. Parkland Library card required to register.
Register here.

Smart Start Tutoring 

varied Saturdays returning in winter 2020


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