Calendars of Events

How to Build the Brand Called “You”

Updated: January 29, 2016

Are you tired of being sick and tired? Do you wish to perfect your craft? Don’t miss success coach Dr. Shelly Cameron on Saturday, February 6th from 2 – 5PM at the African-American Research Library and Cultural Center. Joining Dr. Cameron are guest presenters Gregory Turner, a customer acquisition specialist, and Nordia Cameron-Cunningham, a celebrity make-up artist. Learn how to craft your own personal Brand Statement. No charge and no registration required.


EcoAction Day Comes to Miramar Pineland

Updated: January 29, 2016

Volunteers are needed to help beautify Miramar Pineland. Your assistance is needed to cleanup trash, plant native plants, and/or remove non-native invasive plants. Students can earn community service hours for graduation and college scholarships, and others can help improve and preserve the environment. Wear long sleeves, long pants, and closed-toe shoes that can get dirty. Bring gloves, a hat, sunscreen, insect repellent, and drinking water. For more information, call the park at 954-357-8776.


Celebrate Black History Month at BCL

Updated: January 29, 2016

Broward County Libraries is offering a wide range of educational and entertaining events for residents of all ages in celebration of Black History Month. Events include an essay contest, African Dance programs, crafts, author presentations, movies and more.


Dog Smarts 101 Class

Updated: January 29, 2016

Does your dog chew furniture and shoes; bark excessively; soil your floors, or pull on his leash? Then don't get mad--get "smart"--at the Dog Smarts 101 class. The FREE seminar on February 9th at the Miramar Branch Library from 6 – 7PM will offer plenty of helpful advice on how to solve some of your worst doggie nightmares--from chewing and pulling to bad potty etiquette! More…


Photographic Collective of President Barack Obama

Updated: January 29, 2016

The Miramar Cultural Center at Ansin Family Art Gallery, 2400 Civic Center Place presents a photographic collective of President Obama by Pete Souza, Chief Official White House Photographer through February 28th. Admission is free. More…


Destination Fridays Returns to Jamaica

Updated: January 29, 2016

Back by popular request, Jamaica and Bob Marley will be the theme for the Destination Fridays event on Friday, February 5th from 6:30 to 9:30PM. The African-American Research Library and Cultural Center is located at 2650 Sistrunk Blvd., Fort Lauderdale. Tickets can be purchased at the door for $10 each or through Eventbrite.


Find S’more Fun

Updated: January 29, 2016

Round the family up on Friday, February 12th and head to Easterlin Park, 1000 NW 38th Street in Oakland Park for a hayride and marshmallow roast around a campfire. Advance tickets are required and can be purchased at the park office or by phone at 954-357-5190.


Business Finance Clinic

Updated: January 29, 2016

Are you a startup looking for an angel investor? Do you need a strategic approach to finance your business growth? If you’ve answered yes, don’t miss the Business Finance Clinic on Saturday, March 5th, from 9 – 11AM, Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center, 1950 Eisenhower Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale. The Clinic is a program offered as part of the 2016 Capacity Building Conference – Strategic Pathways to Growth. Register​.​