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After-School @ Your Library

This program provides tutoring, homework help, reading practice and enrichment, computer skills and character development for students 6-12 years old.

Parents must first visit the library to register their children in the program. Children are required to attend regularly. Contact your youth services librarian for more information. After-School @ Your Library is funded by the Children’s Services Council of Broward County in partnership with Broward County Library. 

Coordinator: Karen Williams, 954-357-7519; E-mail: Kwilliam@broward.org
Locations: Please refer to the After-School @ Your Library web page

FREE SAT & ACT Workshops for College-Bound Students
Foundation sponsored Workshops for College Bound Students preparing for the December SAT and ACT will begin at Main Library in November. The program series targets high school sophomores, juniors, seniors, and their parents.

STEP 1: KNOW YOUR PROGRAM & COMMIT

ALL SESSIONS = Mandatory Attendance

Session 1: SAT/ACT Grammar Practice Test & Strategies
Session 2: SAT/ACT Reading Practice Test & Strategies
Session 3: SAT/ACT Math Practice & Science Test & Strategies
Session 4: SAT/ACT Science Practice, Essay and Test Planning

STEP 2: KNOW YOUR LOCATION & COMMIT

Main Library, 954-357-7504
Session 1: 12 to 3 p.m., Saturday, November 8, 2014
Session 2: 12 to 3 p.m., Saturday, November 15, 2014
Session 3: 12 to 3 p.m., Saturday, November 22, 2014
Session 4: 12 to 3 p.m., Saturday, November 29, 2014

*Due to limited space, pre-registration is required and will begin on October 8th. Please contact Main Library-Youth Services for further information (954-357-7504).


Programs are for high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors and include practice tests and strategies, essay writing, and financial aid/scholarship information. Parents are encouraged to attend the first 30 minutes of the first session and the entire last session.
 
Participants must attend every session and should bring two #2 pencils with erasers, notebook, and a calculator to the sessions.

No online registration available. Check in periodically for additional free SAT/ACT programs available at other library locations.


FREE SAT & ACT Prep at Regional Libraries
Program Schedule 2015

STEP 1: KNOW YOUR PROGRAM & COMMIT

ALL SESSIONS = Mandatory Attendance

Session 1: SAT/ACT Grammar and Reading Techniques and Strategies
Session 2: SAT/ACT Grammar and Reading Practice
Session 3: SAT/ACT Math Techniques and Strategies
Session 4: SAT/ACT Math Practice and Science Techniques and Strategies
Session 5: SAT/ACT Science Practice and Essay Techniques and Strategies

STEP 2: KNOW YOUR LOCATION & COMMIT

Southwest Regional Library, 954-357-6580
Session 1: 5 to 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, January 6, 2015
Session 2: 10 to 1:30 p.m., Saturday, January 10, 2015
Session 3: 5 to 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, January 13, 2015
Session 4: 10 to 1:30 p.m., Saturday, January 17, 2015
Session 5: 5 to 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, January 20, 2015
Pre-registration begins on 12/15/14
 
North Regional Library, 954-201-2600
Session 1: 5 to 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, February 10, 2015
Session 2: 12 to 2:30 p.m., Saturday, February 14, 2015
Session 3: 5 to 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Session 4: 12 to 2:30 p.m., Saturday, February 21, 2015
Session 5: 5 to 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Pre-registration begins on 1/12/15
 
West Regional, 954-765-1560 
Session 1: 5 to 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Session 2: 5 to 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 7, 2015
Session 3: 5 to 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Session 4: 5 to 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Session 5: 5 to 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Pre-registration begins on 3/14/15
 
Northwest Regional Library, 954-357-7990 
SAT/ACT program series:
Session 1: 5 to 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 1, 2015
Session 2: 5 to 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 8, 2015
Session 3: 5 to 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Session 4: 5 to 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Session 5: 5 to 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Pre-registration begins on 3/18/15
 
Main Library, 954-357-7504
Session 1: 12 to 3 p.m., Saturday, May 9, 2015
Session 2: 12 to 3 p.m., Saturday, May 16, 2015
Session 3: 12 to 3 p.m., Saturday, May 23, 2015
Session 4: 12 to 3 p.m., Saturday, May 30, 2015
Pre-registration begins on 4/6/15