Destination Fridays - Explore South Africa
Friday, March 7, 2014 from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM (EST)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Destination Fridays: Explore South Africa
Following the recent, highly successful “Take me to the Mardi Gras” event, Broward County Library presents the second event of the exciting series of destination themed after-hours events for ages 21-plus. Join us for a roaring good time on Friday, March 7, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. Experience the diversity of South Africa through food and drink (while supplies last), plus live entertainment and dancing. For added fun, wear your safari attire!
You can order your $10 tickets here or pay in cash or by card at the door. Two round trip tickets to South Africa, a $3,000 value (courtesy South African Airways*) and other prizes will be raffled. Prizes include two nights of accommodation at Sun International’s Lost City Palace, wines from South African Wines USA.com and more. Prize winners must be present to win.
*South African Airways features daily nonstop service from the U.S. to South Africa with morning departures from New York JFK and afternoon direct service from Washington Dulles that offer travel convenience and award-winning service.
Below is a photo from our first Destination Fridays event, Welcome to the Mardi Gras. A grand time was had by all. Revelers at this event commented . . .
Event was exceptionally planned and executed. Great, enjoyable, food was good and so was the wine. Great get together, great jazz. I really enjoyed the displays and history behind it. Wonderful! Better than expected. Fantastic!!! Let's do it again. Very positive and enlightening event. Beautiful evening! Nice music! Great event! Way to go! Great music & food!
When & Where
Broward County Library -- African-American Research Library and Cultural Center
The South Florida Book Festival and Literary Conference is sponsored by Broward County Library, the African-American Research Library & Cultural Center and Literally Speaking Events.
Broward County Libraries Division serves more than 10 million walk-in customers across its 40 branch locations annually and has more than one million library card holders. In 2015, Broward County Library was the recipient of the prestigious award of Library System of the Year.
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