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Adulting 101 Life Skills Workshop Series at Broward County Libraries
- Classes cover everything from personal finance to party planning -

BROWARD COUNTY, FL - Living on your own for the first time? Need tips and pointers on how to successfully "adult"? Doesn't matter if you're 18 or 80 (or anywhere in between) - seven Broward County libraries will soon offer Adulting 101 @ Broward County Library, a free series of monthly workshops from October 2018 through March 2019 that empower adults of any age with the skills to master life’s challenges.    

The series is designed to teach participants skills such as developing a budget for spending and saving; collecting, organizing and sorting data about housing options; planning events by tracking details, tasks and sharing a to-do list; crafting a resume and cover letter; charting and analyzing a loan by percentage rates and monthly payments; conducting a search for cars; and preparing and practicing for an interview.

Participants will develop those skills and more under the guidance of live instructors. The workshops will be held at the African-American Research Library and Cultural Center, Hollywood Library, North Lauderdale Saraniero LibraryNorth Regional/Broward College LibraryNorthwest Regional LibrarySouthwest Regional Library and  Tyrone Bryant Library. Please see attachment at the bottom of the page for a full schedule of Adulting 101 classes.To register for classes, please call the branch directly.

 Have an Adulting 101 skill that you'd like to share? We're seeking volunteers to teach upcoming Adulting 101 workshops. Please contact Michael Bryant at 954-357-7435,, for more details.

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.

DATE: August 28, 2018
MEDIA CONTACT: Catherine McElrath
Libraries Division

Adulting 101 Schedule.pdf