Banner Image Missing
Breast Cancer Awareness Month Events and Exhibit at Broward County Library
DATE: September 20, 2017
MEDIA CONTACT: Catherine McElrath
Libraries Division

BROWARD COUNTY, FL - In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Broward County Library will host four events and a photography exhibit, all free and open to the public.

Photographer Susan Buzzi will exhibit photographs of breast cancer survivors at the gallery six in Main Library,100 S Andrews Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301 954-357-7444, from October 2-21, 2017. The youngest survivor photographed for the exhibition is 25 years old and the oldest is 100. Each photo is accompanied by the survivor's personal statement. Buzzi has photographed hundreds of survivors, their families and health care professionals and is the author of two books: i am a strong woman and Courage, Strength & Triumph.

Breast Cancer Awareness Month Events

-October 7
- Framing the Problem: Creating Solutions to Address Breast Cancer Screening, 2PM, African-American Research Library & Cultural Center, 2650 Sistrunk Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311, 954-357-6282

-October 10 - Nutrition and Breast Cancer Prevention, presented by pharmacist/nutritionist Mary Van, 1 to PM, Main Library, 100 S Andrews Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301 954-357-7444

-October 10 - Healing through Art Workshop, presented by Susan Buzzi, 2to 3PM, Main Library, 100 S Andrews Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301 954-357-7444

=October 14 - Reception for Courage, Strength & Triumph Photography Exhibit by Susan S. Buzzi, 3 to 5PM, gallery six, Main Library, 100 S Andrews Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301 954-357-7444

About Broward County Libraries Division
Broward County Libraries Division, named 2015 Library of the Year by the Florida Library Association, was founded in 1974 and is the largest library system in Florida by square footage and one of the busiest, with more than 7.5 million walk-in customers visiting its 38 locations annually. Broward County Libraries Division provides convenient access to a full range of innovative and cost-effective services that satisfy the changing needs of the people of Broward County for information, education and recreation. Visit our website,, or follow Libraries on Facebook and Twitter

breast cancer month.jpg