Thanks to all who participated! The Big Read event will return January-February 2019. 

Big Read 2018, a community-wide reading program, explored In the Time of the Butterflies by award-winning author Julia Alvarez with a full calendar of events including book and film discussions, lectures, visual arts workshops, Dominican Republic cultural programs such merengue and bachata dance workshops and other fun, family-friendly programs. 

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The Big Read is a program of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest. It is presented locally by Florida Center for the Book at Broward County Library in partnership with Young at Art Museum.