The Friends Group is proud to sponsor Throwback Saturdays, a series of Family Celebrations to commemorate the 100th birthday of Broward County! Each of the past ten decades will be celebrated with its own books, games, and treats! Thanks to Sandy Shelhamer, the library’s director of Children and Youth Services for designing such a wonderful series! Children from 5 years up and their families are invited to join together to celebrate. Happy Birthday Broward County!
All programs begin at 2:30 pm
January 31: 1915-1929 - Remember Raggedy Ann, Lincoln Logs, and Winnie-the-Pooh?
February 28: 1930s - Remember Sock Monkeys, Superman, and The Little Engine That Could?
March 28: 1940s - Remember Little Golden Books, Cootie, and Curious George?
April 25: 1950s - Remember Mr. Potato Head, Barbie, and A Bear Named Paddington?
May 30: 1960s - Remember Etch A Sketch, Operation, and – Stay Gold, Ponyboy – The Outsiders?
June 27: 1970s - Remember Rubik’s Cube, Pet Rocks, and Where the Sidewalk Ends?
July 25: 1980s - Remember Glow Sticks, My Little Pony, and Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark?
August 29: 1990s - Remember Goosebumps, Beanie Babies, and Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone?
September 26: 2000-2015 - Remember Captain Jack Sparrow, Percy Jackson, Katniss Everdeen, and Elsa?