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From Segregation to Civil Rights, 1896-1965: African Americans and the Struggle for Equality, 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM

– Pompano Beach Multi-Purpose Room In 1896, segregation became entrenched and legalized by the United States Supreme Court. Explore the political, economic, and societal journey from these discriminatory days to the realization of Civil Rights in the 1950s and 1960s. …read more Source:: Broward County Library       ...
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Bilingual (E/S) BIG READ: Discusión del Libro/Book Discussion: “En el Tiempo de las Mariposas” por Julia Alvarez/"In the Time of the Butterflies" by Julia Alvarez 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

– Lauderhill Towne Centre Multi-Purpose Room 11am-Discusión del Libro: “En el Tiempo de las Mariposas” por Julia Alvarez y almuerzo ligero. Luego del almuerzo se presentará la película basada en el libro a la 1pm. (11am-Book discussion: “In the Time of the Butterflies” by Julia Alvarez and light lunch. After lunch we will show the movie based on the book at 1pm.) …read more Source:: Broward County Library       ...
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Florida Department of Motor Vehicles FLOW Mobile Service Center. Renew a driver license, obtain a replacement, change a name or address, get an ID card, renew a vehicle registration. 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

– Southwest Regional Library Front Breezway Viisit www.gathergoget.com for pricing and requirements. …read more Source:: Broward County Library       ...
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NSU College of Dental Medicine to Host Annual “Gives Kids a Smile” Event

By Ambar Corporan FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. – Nova Southeastern University (NSU) College of Dental Medicine will offer pro-bono dental screenings, examinations and treatments to children ages two to 21, including special needs patients, on Saturday, February 3, 2018, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. NSU has joined forces with the American Dental Association (ADA) Foundation in providing the Give Kids a Smile (GKAS) program at the university’s main campus, 3200 S. University Drive, since 2003. Students from the College of Pharmacy, the College of Optometry and the Dr. Kiran C. Patel College of Osteopathic Medicine also will be on hand to provide additional health advice. Attendees will enjoy a festive, jungle-theme atmosphere with Disney characters, face painters, live DJ music and a special appearance by “Timmy the Tooth.” GKAS is open to the public by appointment. Walk-ins are also welcome. Unlike many other universities, NSU’s Give Kids a Smile program is student led and organized and includes monthly oral health education visits at different local schools. NSU faculty members donate their time to this community service event and supervise dental students in this worthwhile project. Sponsors include Henry Schein Inc., Colgate, American Student Dental Association, and NSU College of Dental …read more Source:: NSU News       ...
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Coral Springs High School Student Heads to Washington, D.C. for United States Senate Youth Program

Coral Springs High School student Stephen Marante is headed to Washington, D.C., where he joins Florida’s two U.S. senators, Bill Nelson and Marco Rubio for the 56th annual United States Senate Youth Program (USSYP) Washington Week. …read more Source:: Broward County Public Schools       ...
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Nova Southeastern University Celebrates its 20th Annual Celebration of Excellence

By jdonzelli FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. – This year, Nova Southeastern University (NSU) will honor Tampa Bay cardiologist, entrepreneur, community leader and philanthropist Dr. Kiran C. Patel and his wife, pediatrician and philanthropist Dr. Pallavi Patel with the President’s Award for Excellence in Community Service during the university’s Celebration of Excellence event. The Patels join an impressive list of honorees that includes Jim and Jan Moran, Claire and Dan Marino, Wayne and Marti Huizenga and Guy Harvey, just to name a few. Each year at Celebration of Excellence, NSU President Dr. George Hanbury commends an individual, group or family whose good works are making the world a better place to live. The award supports NSU’s “community” core value and encourages the ongoing pursuit of community service. “If you’re looking for a great example of what it means to give back to the community, look no further than Drs. Kiran C. and Pallavi Patel,” said Dr. Hanbury. “Their impact goes well beyond NSU – they are making a difference in the lives of people across the globe. No one is more deserving of this award than the Patels.” The 2018 Celebration of Excellence, which is an …read more Source:: NSU News       ...
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