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Broward County Libraries NEA Big Read Program 2023
January 2, 2023 @ 10:00 am - February 3, 2023 @ 10:00 am
Broward County Library hosts a variety of programming for all ages through 2023’s NEA Big Read program occurring January and February 2023. Broward County Library selected Infinite Country by Patricia Engel as their Big Read title for adults and two titles for young readers. Programming includes book discussions, a keynote address with Patricia Engel, hands-on activities for families, artist and author discussions, exhibits, and more across all branches of Broward County Libraries. Residents of Broward county can receive a free copy of Infinite Country by Patricia Engel, The Boy at the Back of the Class by Onjali Q Rauf, and Dreamers by Yuyi Morales at participating branches while supplies last. Books are also available for circulation.
Programming occurs in person and virtually, and some may require registration. The NEA Big Read is a program of the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) in partnership with Arts Midwest. Partial funding for NEA Big Read supplemental programming is provided by Florida Humanities. Funding for this program was provided by Florida Humanities and sponsored in part by the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Arts and Culture, and the Florida Council on Arts and Culture.
Fore more information on NEA Big Read, visit here.
January 2, 2023 @ 10:00 am -
February 3, 2023 @ 10:00 am