Make Forever Friends while enriching your children’s lives.

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Summer Of Love On Fort Lauderdale Beach

Summer Of Love On Fort Lauderdale Beach

August 19, 2017, 9:00am - August 19, 2017, 12:00pm

DC Alexander Park
3078 SE 5th Street
Fort Lauderdale, FL  33316 Map

Join us to celebrate YAA's Summer of Love: Love and Art on Fort Lauderdale Beach with FREE interactive activities for Children and Families!

• Participate in a 60’s Fashion Show for cool prizes
• Join a Drum Circle with Musician Chisseko Kondowe
• Paint a Rainbow Heart
• Help create a giant peace sign with an aerial photo taken by a drone!
• Celebrate the release of Mickey and the Roadster Racers: Start Your Engines with a contest to recieve a FREE DVD copy of the film, posters and activity booklets!

RSVP for an Exclusive Buy-One-Get-One Museum Admission promotional offer now! (*passes will be distributed at the event)

All Ages • Open to Public • FREE • Materials are included
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Summer Saturdays at Water Parks, Splash Pads

Summer Saturdays at Water Parks, Splash Pads

August 19, 2017, 11:00am - August 19, 2017, 4:00pm

Spend your Summer Saturdays playing in the water with friends throughout the summer months! Join to meetup with old friends and to make new ones! Once you make it out of the house and see the smiles on your kid's faces, you'll be so happy you made the effort to join a Sunny Saturday at the water park. See below for the schedule and tips for staying happy and healthy for a day in the sun in South Florida.

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WHERE WE MEET

1st Plantation Woods Splash Pad (FREE)
Join for Preschool Arts & Crafts with Mrs Monique @ 11am
mommynme.co/listings/plantation-woods-park/
Meet: Under the shade trees near the entrance.

2nd Saturday Calypso Cove
6200 Royal Palm Blvd, Margate, FL 33063
mommynme.co/listings/calypso-cove-aquatic-facility/
Meet: At the zero-depth pool with water-spraying animals.

3rd Saturday Castaway Island
3300 N. Park Rd, Hollywood, FL 33021
Meet: At the smaller, interactive water playground.

4th Saturday Paradise Cove
900 N Flamingo Rd, Pembroke Pines, FL 33028
Meet: At Parrot's Point


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HOW TO MEETUP
We like to pick a spot in the area for smallest children! Comment below to introduce yourself and let everyone know where you are so you're sure to connect and find each other. Letting others know what you or your children are wearing helps other moms identify who's joining the group!


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ENTRY FEES

1. Plantation Woods Splash Pad (FREE)

2. Calypso Cove Admission Fees
Margate Resident (ID required) 0-3 Yrs $1.00, 4yrs & older $4.00
Non-Resident 0-3 Yrs $1.00, 4yrs & older $7.00

3. Castaway Island Admission Fees
FREE 0-12 mos
$8.50/person, $5.25/person after 3 p.m.

4. Paradise Cove Admission Fees
Gate Entrance = $1.50/person (children 5 and under free)
FREE 0-12 Mos
$10/person, $6.75/person after 3 p.m.
A season pass (Find It All card) is available for $76 per person.

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HAPPY & HEALTHY IN THE SUN
* Wear water clothing with UV Protection
* Hydrate, hydrate, hydrate!
* Stay in the shade.
* Choose a safe & effective Sunscreen

Read this fantastic review on safe sunscreens for your baby: www.kitchenstewardship.com/natural-mineral-sunscreen-reviews/
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Parents Night Out: Cooking with Chef Alice

Parent's Night Out: Cooking with Chef Alice

August 19, 2017, 3:30pm - August 19, 2017, 5:30pm

Chef Alice Cooking
3980 Oaks Clubhouse Dr #104
Pompano Beach, FL  33069 Map

$50 Social Event

Join us for our exclusive 3-Course Mediterranean Cooking Class and Meal. Cook, Laugh, Eat!,

Chef Alice delights with presenting her own homemade iced teas and appetizer as we come in and with her warm and lively personality, it's easy to laugh and learn through her instruction. Her kitchen is located near the Turnpike and Atlantic Blvd.

Our cuisine choice for the event is Mediterranean! We receive 2 hours of hands-on cooking skills in her private kitchen preparing a full 3 course meal at $50 per seat. We are provided with a shopping and prep list to more easily remake at home.

Parent's Night Out is conveniently scheduled on a weekend afternoon, from 3:30-6:30pm, so you can get back to your families for bedtime routine and settled before the week begins again.


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Family Sunday Funday at TY Park

Family Sunday Funday at TY Park

August 20, 2017, 10:30am - August 20, 2017, 11:30am

TY Park, Hollywood
3300 N Park Rd
Hollywood, FL  33021 Map

Come on out to the beautiful and spacious TY Park as our families walk the main loop, 2 miles of paved path perfect for walking, biking, jogging, and skating. Get some exercise together!

We will meet to the RIGHT of the entrance in the large, shady area (pavilion 4). (The entrance circles to the right, so you'll continue just to the right.) While most of this walk has at least some shade, there is a stretch at the back of the park without, so bring protection for your LO!

We will be doing an optional PLAYDATE at the playground on our way back around! If you don't wish to stay and play, our cars will not be far from the playground 😉

Learn more: mommynme.co/listings/ty-park-topeekeegee-yugnee/
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Storytime with Miss Sherrie and Miss Holly

Storytime with Miss Sherrie and Miss Holly

August 21, 2017, 10:30am - August 21, 2017, 10:30am

Richard C. Sullivan Public Library of Wilton Manors
500 NE 26th St
Wilton Manors, FL  33305 Map

*Not open on Monday Holidays, such as Labor Day, President's Day, etc.

Miss Sherrie and Miss Hollie run an amazing Storytime for our little ones perfect for ages birth through 4 years old.

They begin by setting out tables of games and puzzles (Melissa & Doug!) to stimulate the kiddos and encourage them to explore. Storytime begins at 10:30am.

Snacks and water are okay to bring, unlike most library storytimes!

Storytime begins after mamas and their LOs filter in. A beautiful area rug and cute chairs form the story circle and Miss Sherrie was made for the job! Animated and warm, she begins with songs like the faves, "If you're happy and you know it", and "Wheels on the Bus", then moves on to the story of the week.

Introduce your child to the library by joining for an enriching experience in a warm environment. Learn more about the library at mommynme.co/listings/richard-c-sullivan-public-library-in-wilton-manors/
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Mondays with Broward County Library

Mondays with Broward County Library

August 21, 2017, 10:30am - August 21, 2017, 12:30pm

Our library system offers diverse educational and developmental programming for all ages, especially children! We adore their children's programs and include their classes and events on our calendar to support this local resource.

Make time throughout the month to visit our community libraries, friendly staff and participate in great programs.

Ask your neighbor mama if they are part of Mommy 'n Me and if you'd like to learn more about any of our county libraries here in Broward, search for your local at mommynme.co/support-our-broward-county-libraries/

Libraries are not open on holidays.


10:00am
Mother Goose Time
Deerfield Beach/ Percy White Library
837 E Hillsboro Blvd, Deerfield Beach, FL 33441
Ages: 36 mos +
At: Percy White Meeting Room
Contact: 954-357-7699



10:30 AM
Lauderdale Lakes Branch Library
3580 W Oakland Park Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311
Toddler Storytime: Stories, Music, Movement Fun!!!
Ages: 1-3
At: Lauderdale Lakes Multi-Purpose Room
Contact: 954-357-8650



11:00 AM
Preschool Storytime
Margate Catharine Young Branch
5810 Park Dr, Margate, FL 33063
Ages: All!
At: Margate Catharine Young Auditorium
Contact: 954-357-7510



2:00 PM AND 4:00 PM
Tyrone Bryant Branch
2230 NW 21st Ave, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311
Tutoring for Math, Reading, Writing, Vocabulary
Ages: Grades K – 12
At: Tyrone Bryant Multi-Purpose Room
Contact: 954-357-8210



3:00 PM
Free Homework Help
African-American Research Library
2650 Sistrunk Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311
Ages: Grades K – 12
At: Youth Services Program Room
Contact: 954-357-6209



4:00 PM
Chika Moves
Dania Beach Paul DeMaio Branch
1 Park Ave E, Dania Beach, FL 33004
West African dance and drumming, movement for kids
At: Meeting Room
Contact: 954-357-7073



4:00 PM
Happy Feet Storytime
West Regional Library
8601 W Broward Blvd, Plantation, FL 33324
What: Stories & crafts
Ages: 3-6
At: Program Room 140
Contact: 954-765-1585



4:00 PM
LEGO Club Young At Art Library
751 SW 121st Ave, Davie, FL 33325
What: Kids come and create with LEGO!
Ages: 5 yrs +
At: Young At Art Multi-Purpose Room
Contact: (954) 357 - 8585



5:00 PM
Homework Help
Northwest Regional Library
3151 N University Dr, Coral Springs, FL 33065
What: Elementary school students can Sign in and get 20 minutes help with their homework from high school honors students.
Ages: Grades K-6
At: Story Room
Contact: 954-357-8035



Cross posted on Mommy 'n Me Broward County Meetup and Facebook*
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Stroller Walk and Park Play (Monthly)

Stroller Walk and Park Play (Monthly)

August 21, 2017, 3:30pm - August 21, 2017, 5:30pm

Esplanade Park
400 SW 2nd St
Fort Lauderdale, FL  33311 Map

We meet once a month for this lovely downtown walk. We cross the Riverwalk down to a great park off Andrews, stopping at the Publix Espresso Bar!

3:30 PM to 5:15 PM @
Esplanade Park
400 SW 2nd St, Ft. Lauderdale, FL (edit map)

STARTING POINT
Esplanade Park. We're going to start at the park across from the Museum along the Riverfront. Parking can be found all along Himmarshee Street or there is the Museum parking garage next door.

PUBLIX ESPRESSO BAR

We have an optional stop next door to the park at the Publix Espresso Bar for refreshments and yummies.

TURNAROUND POINT
Florence C. Hardy Park
25 SW 9 st. (Andrews ave. and SW 9 st.)

The park is shaded, bathrooms on site, covered pavilion with picnic table.

OPEN PLAY & FUN

We'll walk along the beautiful Riverwalk to the bridge over Andrews to get to the park, play and then make a return trip back to the Museum.
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Stroller Walk and Park Play (Monthly)

Stroller Walk and Park Play (Monthly)

August 21, 2017, 3:30pm - August 21, 2017, 4:30pm

Esplanade Park
400 SW 2nd St
Fort Lauderdale, FL  33311 Map

We meet once a month for this lovely downtown walk. We cross the Riverwalk down to a great park off Andrews, stopping at the Publix Espresso Bar!

3:30 PM to 5:15 PM @
Esplanade Park
400 SW 2nd St, Ft. Lauderdale, FL (edit map)

STARTING POINT
Esplanade Park. We're going to start at the park across from the Museum along the Riverfront. Parking can be found all along Himmarshee Street or there is the Museum parking garage next door.

PUBLIX ESPRESSO BAR

We have an optional stop next door to the park at the Publix Espresso Bar for refreshments and yummies.

TURNAROUND POINT
Florence C. Hardy Park
25 SW 9 st. (Andrews ave. and SW 9 st.)

The park is shaded, bathrooms on site, covered pavilion with picnic table.

OPEN PLAY & FUN

We'll walk along the beautiful Riverwalk to the bridge over Andrews to get to the park, play and then make a return trip back to the Museum.
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Starbucks Walk + Storytime Picnic at Las Olas

Starbucks Walk + Storytime Picnic at Las Olas

August 22, 2017, 10:00am - August 22, 2017, 11:30am

Starbucks
350 Las Olas Center
Fort Lauderdale, FL  33301 Map

This is a nice walk with your child starting at the Starbucks, walking about 3/4 mile along beautiful Las Olas going East.

Destination: Colee Hammock Park @ 1500 Brickell Dr, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

Mommy n Me Storytime & Picnic

Bring a small/ short book! Everyone will join in on the circle storytime so each mama will have a chance to read to the group! A true community storytime ♡

We will take a break at the park for a Picnic and Storytime, so pack some goodies for you and LO, along with a blanket, water and toys to help keep them happy.

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What to Bring

For You: Picnic snack/ lunch, blanket? A short book!

For LO: Stroller, Sunblock, Extra Water/Bottle/Snacks, Toys/Books if they might need additional entertainment, optional carrier should they want to be in the arms at any point

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Location & Parking

Downtown Fort Lauderdale - on Las Olas just off of SE 3rd Ave. Parking is available across the street in parking garages, one block West off 2nd and then again at Riverfront on Andrews. For a map, go to: FORT LAUDERDALE PARKING GARAGES
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Tuesdays with Broward County Library

Tuesdays with Broward County Library

August 22, 2017, 10:30am - August 22, 2017, 12:30pm

ask your neighbor mama if they are part of Mommy 'n Me!

10:00 AM
Toddler Time (Session I) @ Pembroke Pines
Pembroke Pines Branch Library
955 NW 129th Ave, Pembroke Pines, FL
Free! Toddler Program
Toddler Time: story, songs, puppets
For ages: 12 months-35 months
At: Room 103
Contact: 954-357-6746

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10:30 AM
Baby Lapsit @ Coral Springs Library
Northwest Regional Library
3151 University Drive, Coral Springs, 33065, FL
For: Ages infants 3-18 months
Activity: Bounces, songs, and a story
Where: Multi-Purpose Room
More info: 954-357-8035
(Not available on holidays.)
This is a favorite library of ours - clean and orderly with great resources and programming. With ample computer space and consistent wi-fi, it's a great work/think-space.
We adore their children's programs and include their classes and events on our calendar to support this local resource.
Learn more: mommynme.co/listings/northwest-regional-library/

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10:30 AM
Storytime! @ Lauderhill Library
Lauderhill Mall Branch Library
4257 Northwest 12th Street, Lauderhill, FL
Come enjoy picture book stories, fairy tales, Mother Goose rhymes, riddles and songs especially for the preschool-aged child!

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10:45 AM
Toddler Time (Session II) @ Pembroke Pines
Pembroke Pines Branch Library
955 NW 129th Ave, Pembroke Pines , FL
Free! Toddler Program
Toddler Time: story, songs, puppets
For ages: 12 months-35 months
At: Room 103
Contact: 954-357-6746

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11:00 AM
Storytime @ Dania Library (East)
Dania Beach-Paul DeMaio Library
1 Park Ave East, Dania Beach, FL
A classic storytime with stories, music, and fun for toddlers and caregivers.
Where: Meeting RoomAges: 0-5
Great, small library and a very helpful staff! Right in the heart of Dania Beach, just off US1.

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11:00 AM
Books-N-Babies @ Miramar Library
Miramar Branch Library & Education Center
2050 Civic Center Place, Miramar, FL
FREE for Ages 0-24 Mos with Caregiver. Babies, caregivers and books will interact through stories, rhymes and songs.
This is a nice community library with a friendly staff and great programs! We adore their children's programs and include their classes and events on our calendar to support this local resource. They have even received the Library of the Year award!
The Miramar Branch Library & Education Center hosts cultural events and displays art exhibits very nicely, come check them out.
Learn More: mommynme.co/listings/miramar-branch-library-education-center/

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3:30 PM
Bilingual Storytime @ Coral Springs Library - LEARN
Northwest Regional Library
3151 University Drive, Coral Springs, FL 33065
For: Ages 3+
Activity: Enjoy songs, stories, and activities in English and Spanish with Miss Narda.
Not available on holidays.
Where: Northwest Regional Story Room
More info: 954-357-8035
mommynme.co/listings/northwest-regional-library/

*cross posted on Mommy 'n Me Broward County Meetup and Facebook*
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Kids Eat Free at Mulligans

Kids Eat Free at Mulligan's

August 24, 2017, 5:00pm - August 24, 2017, 7:00pm

Mulligan's Beach House - Lauderdale by the Sea
18 Commercial Blvd
Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FL  33308 Map

Kids Eat Free @ Mulligan's
Every Thursday
June 08- August 24
5pm-8pm at all Locations

Includes Face Painting or Balloon Art
Free Crafts & Fun Themes

10% goes to local charity
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Pirates & Princesses Party

Pirates & Princesses Party

August 25, 2017, 10:00am - August 25, 2017, 11:00am

Patch Reef Park/JARCC
2000 Yamato Rd
Boca Raton, FL  33431 Map

Fun for children ages 2-5. All pirates, swashbucklers, princesses and parents are invited to join us for this fun family event. Walk the plank, dig for treasure and enjoy more fun activities at the Pirates' Cove Playground, featuring a water play area. Argh! Shiver me timbers!

$5 per child.

For more information, call (561) 367-7035
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Fridays with Broward County Library

Fridays with Broward County Library

August 25, 2017, 10:30am - August 25, 2017, 12:30pm

Our library system offers diverse educational and developmental programming for all ages, especially children! We adore their children's programs and include their classes and events on our calendar to support this local resource.

Make time throughout the month to visit our community libraries, friendly staff and participate in great programs.

Ask your neighbor mama if they are part of Mommy 'n Me and if you'd like to learn more about any of our county libraries here in Broward, search for your local at mommynme.co/support-our-broward-county-libraries/

Libraries are not open on holidays.


10:30am
Baby Lapsit (ages 3 months-24 months)
Main Library Youth Services
100 S Andrews Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301


11:00am
Mommy 'n Me Playgroup at the Active Learning Center
Ages 0-5
Meets every other Friday
check the calendars www.facebook.com/pg/mommynmeco/events
Main Library Youth Services
100 S Andrews Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301


1:00 PM
Fun Fridays! Activities based on STEM: Science, Technology, Engineering and Math
ages 3 & up. Drop-in program. No large groups.
North Regional Library Story Room Youth Services
Broward College - North Campus
Address: 1100 Coconut Creek Blvd, Coconut Creek, FL 33066



Cross posted on Mommy 'n Me Broward County Meetup and Facebook*
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Summer Saturdays at Water Parks, Splash Pads

Summer Saturdays at Water Parks, Splash Pads

August 26, 2017, 11:00am - August 26, 2017, 4:00pm

Spend your Summer Saturdays playing in the water with friends throughout the summer months! Join to meetup with old friends and to make new ones! Once you make it out of the house and see the smiles on your kid's faces, you'll be so happy you made the effort to join a Sunny Saturday at the water park. See below for the schedule and tips for staying happy and healthy for a day in the sun in South Florida.

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WHERE WE MEET

1st Plantation Woods Splash Pad (FREE)
Join for Preschool Arts & Crafts with Mrs Monique @ 11am
mommynme.co/listings/plantation-woods-park/
Meet: Under the shade trees near the entrance.

2nd Saturday Calypso Cove
6200 Royal Palm Blvd, Margate, FL 33063
mommynme.co/listings/calypso-cove-aquatic-facility/
Meet: At the zero-depth pool with water-spraying animals.

3rd Saturday Castaway Island
3300 N. Park Rd, Hollywood, FL 33021
Meet: At the smaller, interactive water playground.

4th Saturday Paradise Cove
900 N Flamingo Rd, Pembroke Pines, FL 33028
Meet: At Parrot's Point


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HOW TO MEETUP
We like to pick a spot in the area for smallest children! Comment below to introduce yourself and let everyone know where you are so you're sure to connect and find each other. Letting others know what you or your children are wearing helps other moms identify who's joining the group!


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ENTRY FEES

1. Plantation Woods Splash Pad (FREE)

2. Calypso Cove Admission Fees
Margate Resident (ID required) 0-3 Yrs $1.00, 4yrs & older $4.00
Non-Resident 0-3 Yrs $1.00, 4yrs & older $7.00

3. Castaway Island Admission Fees
FREE 0-12 mos
$8.50/person, $5.25/person after 3 p.m.

4. Paradise Cove Admission Fees
Gate Entrance = $1.50/person (children 5 and under free)
FREE 0-12 Mos
$10/person, $6.75/person after 3 p.m.
A season pass (Find It All card) is available for $76 per person.

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HAPPY & HEALTHY IN THE SUN
* Wear water clothing with UV Protection
* Hydrate, hydrate, hydrate!
* Stay in the shade.
* Choose a safe & effective Sunscreen

Read this fantastic review on safe sunscreens for your baby: www.kitchenstewardship.com/natural-mineral-sunscreen-reviews/
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Free Monthly Mindfulness Community Class in Broward

Free Monthly Mindfulness Community Class in Broward

August 26, 2017, 11:00am - August 26, 2017, 11:30am

Happy Home Therapeutic Services
7520 NW 5th St, Ste 206
Plantation, FL  33317 Map

Join us for an opportunity to be introduced, reconnect or deepen an already existing mindfulness practice. Mindfulness is the awareness that arises through paying attention, on purpose, in the present moment, and with compassion, leading to greater well-being. No experience necessary. Donations welcome.... See MoreSee Less

Mondays with Broward County Library

Mondays with Broward County Library

August 28, 2017, 10:30am - August 28, 2017, 12:30pm

Our library system offers diverse educational and developmental programming for all ages, especially children! We adore their children's programs and include their classes and events on our calendar to support this local resource.

Make time throughout the month to visit our community libraries, friendly staff and participate in great programs.

Ask your neighbor mama if they are part of Mommy 'n Me and if you'd like to learn more about any of our county libraries here in Broward, search for your local at mommynme.co/support-our-broward-county-libraries/

Libraries are not open on holidays.


10:00am
Mother Goose Time
Deerfield Beach/ Percy White Library
837 E Hillsboro Blvd, Deerfield Beach, FL 33441
Ages: 36 mos +
At: Percy White Meeting Room
Contact: 954-357-7699



10:30 AM
Lauderdale Lakes Branch Library
3580 W Oakland Park Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311
Toddler Storytime: Stories, Music, Movement Fun!!!
Ages: 1-3
At: Lauderdale Lakes Multi-Purpose Room
Contact: 954-357-8650



11:00 AM
Preschool Storytime
Margate Catharine Young Branch
5810 Park Dr, Margate, FL 33063
Ages: All!
At: Margate Catharine Young Auditorium
Contact: 954-357-7510



2:00 PM AND 4:00 PM
Tyrone Bryant Branch
2230 NW 21st Ave, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311
Tutoring for Math, Reading, Writing, Vocabulary
Ages: Grades K – 12
At: Tyrone Bryant Multi-Purpose Room
Contact: 954-357-8210



3:00 PM
Free Homework Help
African-American Research Library
2650 Sistrunk Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311
Ages: Grades K – 12
At: Youth Services Program Room
Contact: 954-357-6209



4:00 PM
Chika Moves
Dania Beach Paul DeMaio Branch
1 Park Ave E, Dania Beach, FL 33004
West African dance and drumming, movement for kids
At: Meeting Room
Contact: 954-357-7073



4:00 PM
Happy Feet Storytime
West Regional Library
8601 W Broward Blvd, Plantation, FL 33324
What: Stories & crafts
Ages: 3-6
At: Program Room 140
Contact: 954-765-1585



4:00 PM
LEGO Club Young At Art Library
751 SW 121st Ave, Davie, FL 33325
What: Kids come and create with LEGO!
Ages: 5 yrs +
At: Young At Art Multi-Purpose Room
Contact: (954) 357 - 8585



5:00 PM
Homework Help
Northwest Regional Library
3151 N University Dr, Coral Springs, FL 33065
What: Elementary school students can Sign in and get 20 minutes help with their homework from high school honors students.
Ages: Grades K-6
At: Story Room
Contact: 954-357-8035



Cross posted on Mommy 'n Me Broward County Meetup and Facebook*
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Storytime with Miss Sherrie and Miss Holly

Storytime with Miss Sherrie and Miss Holly

August 28, 2017, 10:30am - August 28, 2017, 10:30am

Richard C. Sullivan Public Library of Wilton Manors
500 NE 26th St
Wilton Manors, FL  33305 Map

*Not open on Monday Holidays, such as Labor Day, President's Day, etc.

Miss Sherrie and Miss Hollie run an amazing Storytime for our little ones perfect for ages birth through 4 years old.

They begin by setting out tables of games and puzzles (Melissa & Doug!) to stimulate the kiddos and encourage them to explore. Storytime begins at 10:30am.

Snacks and water are okay to bring, unlike most library storytimes!

Storytime begins after mamas and their LOs filter in. A beautiful area rug and cute chairs form the story circle and Miss Sherrie was made for the job! Animated and warm, she begins with songs like the faves, "If you're happy and you know it", and "Wheels on the Bus", then moves on to the story of the week.

Introduce your child to the library by joining for an enriching experience in a warm environment. Learn more about the library at mommynme.co/listings/richard-c-sullivan-public-library-in-wilton-manors/
... See MoreSee Less

Tuesdays with Broward County Library

Tuesdays with Broward County Library

August 29, 2017, 10:30am - August 29, 2017, 12:30pm

ask your neighbor mama if they are part of Mommy 'n Me!

10:00 AM
Toddler Time (Session I) @ Pembroke Pines
Pembroke Pines Branch Library
955 NW 129th Ave, Pembroke Pines, FL
Free! Toddler Program
Toddler Time: story, songs, puppets
For ages: 12 months-35 months
At: Room 103
Contact: 954-357-6746

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10:30 AM
Baby Lapsit @ Coral Springs Library
Northwest Regional Library
3151 University Drive, Coral Springs, 33065, FL
For: Ages infants 3-18 months
Activity: Bounces, songs, and a story
Where: Multi-Purpose Room
More info: 954-357-8035
(Not available on holidays.)
This is a favorite library of ours - clean and orderly with great resources and programming. With ample computer space and consistent wi-fi, it's a great work/think-space.
We adore their children's programs and include their classes and events on our calendar to support this local resource.
Learn more: mommynme.co/listings/northwest-regional-library/

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10:30 AM
Storytime! @ Lauderhill Library
Lauderhill Mall Branch Library
4257 Northwest 12th Street, Lauderhill, FL
Come enjoy picture book stories, fairy tales, Mother Goose rhymes, riddles and songs especially for the preschool-aged child!

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10:45 AM
Toddler Time (Session II) @ Pembroke Pines
Pembroke Pines Branch Library
955 NW 129th Ave, Pembroke Pines , FL
Free! Toddler Program
Toddler Time: story, songs, puppets
For ages: 12 months-35 months
At: Room 103
Contact: 954-357-6746

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11:00 AM
Storytime @ Dania Library (East)
Dania Beach-Paul DeMaio Library
1 Park Ave East, Dania Beach, FL
A classic storytime with stories, music, and fun for toddlers and caregivers.
Where: Meeting RoomAges: 0-5
Great, small library and a very helpful staff! Right in the heart of Dania Beach, just off US1.

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11:00 AM
Books-N-Babies @ Miramar Library
Miramar Branch Library & Education Center
2050 Civic Center Place, Miramar, FL
FREE for Ages 0-24 Mos with Caregiver. Babies, caregivers and books will interact through stories, rhymes and songs.
This is a nice community library with a friendly staff and great programs! We adore their children's programs and include their classes and events on our calendar to support this local resource. They have even received the Library of the Year award!
The Miramar Branch Library & Education Center hosts cultural events and displays art exhibits very nicely, come check them out.
Learn More: mommynme.co/listings/miramar-branch-library-education-center/

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3:30 PM
Bilingual Storytime @ Coral Springs Library - LEARN
Northwest Regional Library
3151 University Drive, Coral Springs, FL 33065
For: Ages 3+
Activity: Enjoy songs, stories, and activities in English and Spanish with Miss Narda.
Not available on holidays.
Where: Northwest Regional Story Room
More info: 954-357-8035
mommynme.co/listings/northwest-regional-library/

*cross posted on Mommy 'n Me Broward County Meetup and Facebook*
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Water Play & Moms Do Lunch at Hollywood Beach

Water Play & Moms Do Lunch at Hollywood Beach

August 30, 2017, 10:00am - August 30, 2017, 11:30am

Charnow Park
300 Connecticut St
Hollywood, FL  33019 Map

Hello, Mamas! Come on out to this splash pad right on the beach in Hollywood at Charnow Park located on Connecticut Street (North of Margaritaville). If you're the first to arrive, please grab a table or shady spot for the group!

Bring sun protection to keep you safe and comfortable, including UV clothing, hats, sunglasses - anything to protect.. Kids tend to bring toys to this one, so you may want to pack a few things for yours and enough to share. They all love the other's toys!

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Parking

A well-monitored, covered parking garage is located just behind the small park and tennis courts.

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Mamas Do Lunch!

Join us once a month for our Lunch On The Beach at one of the many restaurants near the splash pad to choose from! Bring your stroller, carrier, etc. just in case.
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Parent & Me Cooking Class: Ages 2-5

Parent & Me Cooking Class: Ages 2-5

August 30, 2017, 10:00am - August 30, 2017, 10:30am

Chef Alice Cooking
3980 Oaks Clubhouse Dr #104
Pompano Beach, FL  33069 Map

Requirement: A parent or caregiver, at no charge, must be present with their budding chef in this hands-on fun class, Let their creativity soar as we top mini whole wheat pitas with assorted toppings to create funny face pizzas, and mini hot fudge sundaes! Kids will have fun spreading, measuring, stirring, brushing and sprinkling. Your child will have a greater appreciation for food, and maybe tempted to try something new! Class includes a snack, beverage, a light meal and recipes. $25.00 per child.... See MoreSee Less

Fitness Stroller Walk & Starbucks!

Fitness Stroller Walk & Starbucks!

September 1, 2017, 9:30am - September 1, 2017, 11:30am

Huizenga Plaza
32 Las Olas Blvd
Fort Lauderdale, FL  33301 Map

**cross posted on FB and Meetup** This event. is for Mommies Only, all ages and abilities welcome to join anytime.

Come on out to the beautiful Riverwalk parallel to Las Olas Boulevard to get some exercise and fresh air with kindred mamas 🙂

Huizenga Plaza is the green park across from the Art Museum. We stay at Huizenga for the first half-hour, warming up and doing cardio will keep along the Riverwalk.

Baby will have lots to look at in the beautiful, natural surroundings while we power walk and use functional fitness movements that you'd find in a gym while strolling along with our little ones.

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PARKING

There are garages at the Riverfront, along 2nd and just off Las Olas.

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WHAT TO BRING

Optional: Stroller, Water/Bottle/Snack, Babies Favorite Things, Sports Shoes/Bra, Optional Towel, Baby Carrier if LO wants to be in your arms, * If you have small hand weights (3 lbs or LESS) or ankle weights (1 or 2 lbs), bring them!

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LOCATION

Huizenga is located at Andrews Ave and Las Olas, the center of the downtown area where many activities and events are held. It's along the Riverwalk and just a few, short blocks away from Starbucks.
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Funtastic Fridays At The Park

Funtastic Fridays At The Park

September 1, 2017, 10:15am - September 1, 2017, 12:15pm

Plantation Heritage Park
1100 S. Fig Tree Lane
Plantation, FL  33317 Map

**cross posted on FB and Meetup**

Meet us every other Friday for a variety of engaging and FUN ways for your child to learn and play. This is a FREE Community Class held every other Friday.

We will be leading Mamas and their Little Ones (all ages welcome) through new activities each meetup, including storytimes, active exercises, arts and crafts and bubbles, parachutes and circle times.

Kids learn best through play, so join us for a playdate throughout our stay. Learn which playground we are meeting at through the comments below.
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Fridays with Broward County Library

Fridays with Broward County Library

September 1, 2017, 10:30am - September 1, 2017, 12:30pm

Our library system offers diverse educational and developmental programming for all ages, especially children! We adore their children's programs and include their classes and events on our calendar to support this local resource.

Make time throughout the month to visit our community libraries, friendly staff and participate in great programs.

Ask your neighbor mama if they are part of Mommy 'n Me and if you'd like to learn more about any of our county libraries here in Broward, search for your local at mommynme.co/support-our-broward-county-libraries/

Libraries are not open on holidays.


10:30am
Baby Lapsit (ages 3 months-24 months)
Main Library Youth Services
100 S Andrews Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301


11:00am
Mommy 'n Me Playgroup at the Active Learning Center
Ages 0-5
Meets every other Friday
check the calendars www.facebook.com/pg/mommynmeco/events
Main Library Youth Services
100 S Andrews Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301


1:00 PM
Fun Fridays! Activities based on STEM: Science, Technology, Engineering and Math
ages 3 & up. Drop-in program. No large groups.
North Regional Library Story Room Youth Services
Broward College - North Campus
Address: 1100 Coconut Creek Blvd, Coconut Creek, FL 33066



Cross posted on Mommy 'n Me Broward County Meetup and Facebook*
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Open Air Painting

Open Air Painting

September 2, 2017, 9:00am - September 2, 2017, 12:00pm

DC Alexander Park
3078 SE 5th Street
Fort Lauderdale, FL  33316 Map

Join us for the third and final beach-side celebration of the Summer of Love with all day Open Air Painting activities for the whole family! Stop by any time from 9am to 1pm at DC Alexander Park to jump-start your creativity on the beach!

• Take part in a collaborative large canvas painting
• Paint a Seascape with Watercolor
• Have Fun in a Beach Foot Print Painting

All Ages • Open to Public • FREE • Materials included
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Back to School Splash Party!

Back to School Splash Party!

September 3, 2017, 11:00am - September 3, 2017, 12:00pm

DJEC Steen Family Jewish Education & Event Center
1012 E Broward Blvd
Fort Lauderdale, FL  33301 Map

RSVP HERE: www.downtownjewish.com/splash-back-party/

Back to School Social! Community Familys and those who have/are interested in participating in the upcoming Music Together semester, Preschool or Hebrew School are invited to join! Catch up with old friends, meet new friends and the children will have a splash of fun and enjoy some arts & crafts. The kids will get WET, so dress appropriately.

Brunch served. Suggested donation $20/ family.


Downtown Jewish Preschool
mommynme.co/listings/downtown-jewish-preschool/

Downtown Jewish Preschool offers a creative, progressive, Jewish environment, where your child’s individual style of learning will be valued and nurtured, inspired by the Reggio Emilia approach and led by the talented community leader, Devorah Kaplan. Call 954-667-8000 for more information.

DJEC Steen Family Educational Center
1012 E Broward Blvd, Ft Lauderdale, FL 33301
www.downtownjewish.com
info@downtownjewish .com
954-667-8000
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Monthly Beach Playdate & Picnic at Pompano Beach

Monthly Beach Playdate & Picnic at Pompano Beach

September 5, 2017, 10:30am - September 5, 2017, 11:30am

Pompano Beach Splashpad, 20 N Pompano Beach Blvd, Pompano Beach, FL 33062

* Cross-posted on mommynme.co/events/ and Meetup*

Hello, Mamas! Come on out to the beach for splash pad play (at A1A and Atlantic Blvd) with our group of awesome mamas and their sweet little ones of all ages. We will gather in an open picnic, so bring a towel/blanket and some yummies.

Bring sunblock and good water clothes/hats because this is not shaded, but LOs LOVE this splash pad!

Kids tend to bring toys to this one, so you may want to pack a few things for yours... They all love the other's toys!

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PICNIC

Pack something for yourselves, they develop an appetite playing in the water! Optionally, bring a blanket to lay and things to keep them comfortable.

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LOCATION NOTE

The address is the closest one possible, technically right across the street, for GPS purposes.

There's parking along the beach and at the new parking garage!
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Date Night: Asian Appetizers

Date Night: Asian Appetizers

September 9, 2017, 6:00pm - September 9, 2017, 8:00pm

Chef Alice Cooking
3980 Oaks Clubhouse Dr #104
Pompano Beach, FL  33069 Map

While Asian music plays in the background, we'll have fun creating, then eating, these delectable Asian favorites that so many enjoy in restaurants. Skills & Techniques: pan steaming, knife skills, making sauces, grilling, filling and folding dumplings, working with rice paper and loads tips to change your time in the kitchen for the better! BYOB Recommended Pairings:Pale Ales and White Wines: Riesling, Gewurtztraminer or Sparkling Rose'.
Class Snack: Seasoned Edamame & Mango-Lime Iced Trea
Singapore Chili Shrimp served with Jasmine Rice
Chinese Pot Stickers with Soy-Chili Dipping Sauce
Chicken Sates in Lettuce Wraps, Cucumber and Peanut Sauce $55.00 per person.
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Family Sunday Funday at TY Park

Family Sunday Funday at TY Park

September 10, 2017, 10:30am - September 10, 2017, 11:30am

TY Park, Hollywood
3300 N Park Rd
Hollywood, FL  33021 Map

Come on out to the beautiful and spacious TY Park as our families walk the main loop, 2 miles of paved path perfect for walking, biking, jogging, and skating. Get some exercise together!

We will meet to the RIGHT of the entrance in the large, shady area (pavilion 4). (The entrance circles to the right, so you'll continue just to the right.) While most of this walk has at least some shade, there is a stretch at the back of the park without, so bring protection for your LO!

We will be doing an optional PLAYDATE at the playground on our way back around! If you don't wish to stay and play, our cars will not be far from the playground 😉

Learn more: mommynme.co/listings/ty-park-topeekeegee-yugnee/
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Mommy n Me at Flippos!

Mommy 'n Me at Flippos!

September 12, 2017, 10:30am - September 12, 2017, 11:30am

Flippo's Kids Playground and Cafe
3868 N University Dr
Sunrise, FL  33351 Map

During this playgroup, we will have storytime in the toddler area for the youngest and fine motor and skill-developing activities available in the cafe area for toddlers.

REMEMBER YOUR MEMBER CARD & SOCKS 🙂
Your member card is the group image on our Mommy 'n Me Broward County page.

Beat the heat with friends new and old each month from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM. There are so many spots to discover and learn through play at this indoor playground, located on University Drive and just North of Oakland Park Blvd.

Flippo’s is an engaging place for active kids of all ages. Set to be the new local entertainment center for families, Flippo’s offers family-friendly entertainment including a Toddler Area, Laser Maze, Time Freak room, Ball Blaster and indoor Sports Court.


KITCHEN & CAFE
Flippo’s offers an extensive menu featuring kid favorites as well as healthier options for the whole family. Flippo’s also has a separate full scale café! Parents can sit back and enjoy themselves with a great cappuccino and free WI-FI while our attendants take care of the kids.

ABOUT FLIPPO'S
From our playgrounds to inventive game rooms, our indoor children’s activity center offers family-friendly entertainment for kids 1-14 years old. We have something exciting for kids of all ages.
Learn more about us:
mommynme.co/listings/3868-n-university-dr-sunrise-fl-33351-flippos-kids-playground-and-cafe/
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Mommy n Me at Flippos!

Mommy 'n Me at Flippos!

September 12, 2017, 10:30am - September 12, 2017, 11:30am

Flippo's Kids Playground and Cafe
3868 N University Dr
Sunrise, FL  33351 Map

During this playgroup, we will have storytime in the toddler area for the youngest and fine motor and skill-developing activities available in the cafe area for toddlers.

REMEMBER YOUR MEMBER CARD & SOCKS 🙂
Your member card is the group image on our Mommy 'n Me Broward County page.

Beat the heat with friends new and old each month from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM. There are so many spots to discover and learn through play at this indoor playground, located on University Drive and just North of Oakland Park Blvd.

Flippo’s is an engaging place for active kids of all ages. Set to be the new local entertainment center for families, Flippo’s offers family-friendly entertainment including a Toddler Area, Laser Maze, Time Freak room, Ball Blaster and indoor Sports Court.


KITCHEN & CAFE
Flippo’s offers an extensive menu featuring kid favorites as well as healthier options for the whole family. Flippo’s also has a separate full scale café! Parents can sit back and enjoy themselves with a great cappuccino and free WI-FI while our attendants take care of the kids.

ABOUT FLIPPO'S
From our playgrounds to inventive game rooms, our indoor children’s activity center offers family-friendly entertainment for kids 1-14 years old. We have something exciting for kids of all ages.
Learn more about us:
mommynme.co/listings/3868-n-university-dr-sunrise-fl-33351-flippos-kids-playground-and-cafe/
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