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14th Annual Children's BookFest

Saturday, June 1st, 10AM-3:30PM
North Regional/Broward College Library 
Theme: A Universe of Stories...to the Stars & Beyond
Free

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first man on the moon at the iconic family festival which offers live, top-notch performances, arts and crafts, face painting and a free book for the first 1,000 children. Children are encouraged to come in costume. 

SCHEDULE:

Big Book Giveaway | Free book to the first 1,000 children - Presented by Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital

Live Performances

  • 10:30AM: Puppets To Go
  • 12:30PM: Page Turner Adventures
  • 2:30PM: Geddy the Gecko

Games & Activities

  • 10AM-3:30PM: Toss games, hula hoop, chalk art, cornhole games, bubbles and more
  • 12-12:15PM: Capoeira Demo Team

Movie & Popcorn: 11:30AM

Face-Painting

STEM Activities - Elenco brick structure, snap circuits, coding mouse, jumbo Legos, straws and more

Summer Sign-Up - Register for the Summer at Your Library program and enter to win a prize

Virtual Reality Space Tour

Toddler Crafts, Sensory Activities

PrizesFor every book you check-out, you can enter to win a prize



This is a super fun event for the whole family, check out photos from last year's Children's BookFest. 

The 14th Annual Children's BookFest launches the Summer at Your Library program, reminding parents of the importance of learning and reading while school is not in session.