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Register for free library e-card for lots of online resources

Libraries offer wonderful online resources for fun, education, & entertainment. It’s perfect for remote access. If you want to download films, read e-books, learn a language, or sign up for instructive workshops, you’ll often need to type in your library number. If you need a number, Broward Library offers easy online sign-up.   Eligibility requirements …

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Free birdwatching equipment on loan from libraries

For fun, free outdoor excursions, lots of people delight in watching & identifying birds on nature walks in local parks.  If you’re interested in birdwatching, Broward Library & Broward Parks department offer resources.  Broward Library is loaning out backpacks with equipment for birdwatching. Parks naturalist Sierra Taliaferro offers some information on the activity. “All birds …

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Excellent resource: Free online homework help

Online interactive homework help for younger kids and older students and online employment help are offered for free. Broward Library’s website offers excellent homework & employment resources. Information from Broward library: Using the library’s online resource Brainfuse, tutoring for any age student is available from anywhere by typing in your library card number or an Instant …

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Flamingo Gardens in Davie offers online discount

Flamingo Gardens in Davie, a popular attraction with wildlife habitats, botanical gardens & tram tours, offers occasional extra events & activities including yoga, harvest festival fun, live entertainment, and opportunities for deals.   Yoga Outdoor yoga offered 8:30 a.m. Sundays, $15 per class or 5 classes for $60 Flamingo Gardens features Description from the website: …

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Night hikes & nature walks in Broward parks

For an interesting twist on nightlife activities, register for evening nature walks.  Different parks occasionally offer evening nature walks in forests, prairies, on shorelines and other intriguing outdoor spaces. You’ll savor distinctive sights, scents and sounds of evenings in the wild. Some parks offer nature walks in the daylight. The fee for night hikes usually …

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Libraries offer drive-up & walk-up opportunities

Broward libraries offer walk-up and drive-up opportunities to allow patrons to borrow DVDs, books, video games, audio books and other eligible items without walking inside. Participating libraries include all except NSU Libruary in Davie Some of the participating libraries are Southwest Regional Library 16835 Sheridan Street, Pembroke Pines, FL 33331, 954-357-6580 West Regional Library 8601 …

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Food Truck events in Riviera Beach

Family-friendly food truck events offer delightful opportunities to savor the outdoors in South Florida with a variety of yummy foods. Often, events include live music. Food Truck events include When: 5:30 p.m – 7:30 p.m. October 21 & November 18, 2021 Where: Spanish Courts Marina Village, 190 E. 13th St., Riviera Beach Entry is free. …

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Miami Children’s Museum offers Sensory Saturday for children with disabilities

Did you know Miami Children’s Museum offers a Sensory Friendly Saturday? On the second Saturday of the month, the museum creates a specially focused experience for children with disabilities and their families, including modified lighting, sound adjustments and other features. Families can enjoy the day with a stage performance and other sensory-based activities. Best of …

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$8 Roller-skating Wednesdays in Davie, including rentals

For a price break on a fun activity in Broward, roller skating is $8 on Wednesdays in  Davie. The price includes skate rentals. The $8 deal is offered 6 p.m. to  8:30 p.m. most Wednesdays at Galaxy Skateway. Recommendation: Phone first to ensure the venue is open and deal is offered Galaxy Skateway is at …

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