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Brown Bag Historical Lunch Program
The Broward County Historical Commission, located at the historic West Side Grade School, 301 Harmon (S.W. 13th) Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, hosts it’s Brown Bag Historical Lunch Program on the third Thursday of each month in the Helen Landers Room.

Attendees bring their own lunch. Light refreshments are offered. Parking is available on the east and west sides of the Historical Commission building in unnumbered parking spaces and those marked in yellow. Guests are advised to avoid parking in the white and black numbered spaces to the south and west of the bulding. On-street parking is also available on adjacent streets. For additional information about the program, call the Historical Commission at 954-357-5553.

Please watch for postings of upcoming programs.

Pioneer Day 2014
Save the Date

The Broward County Historical Commission will present its 42nd Pioneer Day event on Saturday, December 6, 2014, beginning at 1 p.m. This annual event will be co-hosted by the City of Hallandale Beach at the Cultural Community Center, 410 SE 3rd Street in Hallandale Beach.

Individuals selected by the various historical societies and municipalities will be recognized and honored for their respective contributions to their communities.

Please make plans to join us for this special event as Broward begins its year-long celebration of Broward’s 100th birthday. You may RSVP by email at or by calling Maria Munoz at the Historical Commission office at 954-357-5553. More information will follow.