A Night of Shared Stories (adults & teens)
Wednesday, April 4th, 6 p.m.
Bring an excerpt of a story either of your own creation or from an author you enjoy reading. Volunteer to read for five minutes, or just come out to listen and support those sharing. Refreshments will be served. Registration required.
Irish Step Dance Performance (all ages)
Saturday, March 17th, 10:30 a.m.
Happy Saint Patrick’s Day! Start your day off right with this performance by the Drake School of Irish Dance, whose dancers enjoy competing both locally and internationally, and performing throughout Broward County. Made popular by such shows as Riverdance and Lord of the Dance, Irish step dance is a fun dance form open to all. Come and see what the fuss is about. You don’t have to be Irish to enjoy this unique dance form. Registration required. Register here.
Step-into-Spring Mural Painting (all ages)
Tuesday, March 20th, 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
It’s the first day of spring! What better way to celebrate than to add your creative mark on a giant mural that will be displayed at the library all season long? This all-ages family fun painting event will get you in the spirit of spring. Drop in anytime during these hours to participate. Parkland Library required to register. Register here.
The G-Clef Music Academy Jazz Quartet (all ages)
Wednesday, April 11th, 6:15 p.m.
Join us for jazz at the library. Registration required. Register here.
“Our Years as Settlers in Israel”: The Post WWII Story of a Family of Five (adults & teens)
Wednesday, April 18th, 6:30 p.m.
To mark Israel Independence Day, the Parkland Library hosts speaker Eric Lipetz, whose family fled from Belgium to the Philippines to the United States and then eventually settled in Israel in 1978. This remarkable story travels in time and place from Mr. Lipetz’s grandfather’s ashes in Auschwitz to his father’s dream of settling in Israel. Registration required. Register here.
Smart Start Tutoring
varied Saturdays, 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