South Florida

Free Programs

This page lists free kids programs and classes in the Fort Lauderdale, Florida area.
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Apple Store The Galleria

The Apple Store offers Free Youth Programs and Workshops where kids can learn how to use Apple products.

Free: Yes
Area: South East (Fort Lauderdale)
2388 E. Sunrise Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33304
Barnes & Noble

Story-times are offered at various Barnes & Nobles. Call your local store or visit their website to find events and times.

Age: All Ages
Area: North West (Parkland/Coconut Creek/Coral Springs/Margate), South East (Fort Lauderdale), South West (Weston/Davie/Plantation/ Sunrise)
Multiple Locations
Books-A-Million Story Time

Featuring children's stories, games, activities, crafts and fun for kids of all ages. Contact your local store for story times and book selections.

Age: All Ages
Area: South West (Weston/Davie/Plantation/ Sunrise)
12801 W Sunrise Blvd #297, Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33323
Broward Chess Club

Fun Chess Club open to all ages.

Free: Yes
Area: South East (Fort Lauderdale)
909 N Federal Hwy, Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33304
Broward County 4-H Youth Development Program

The Broward County 4-H Youth Development Program is a hands-on, practical education program that focuses on building life skills in the areas of healt ...

Free: Yes
Area: South West (Weston/Davie/Plantation/ Sunrise)
3245 College Ave., Davie, FL, 33314
Broward County Libraries - Story Times

Broward County Public Libraries offers a number of story times throughout the county. Please check the current schedule on the website of your local L ...

Age: All Ages
Area: North East (Deerfield Beach/Lighthouse Point/Pompano Beach), North West (Parkland/Coconut Creek/Coral Springs/Margate), South East (Fort Lauderdale), South West (Weston/Davie/Plantation/ Sunrise)
Multiple Locations
BSO Fire Rescue Cadets

For young men and women considering a career in fire rescue and emergency services, the Cadet Program at BSO affords practical training and experience ...

Free: Yes
Age: 14-18
Area: North East (Deerfield Beach/Lighthouse Point/Pompano Beach), North West (Parkland/Coconut Creek/Coral Springs/Margate), South East (Fort Lauderdale), South West (Weston/Davie/Plantation/ Sunrise)
Multiple Locations
BSO Law Enforcement Explorers

The Law Enforcement Explorers Program at the Broward Sheriff's Office is a successful example of how adult intervention can instill responsibility, le ...

Free: Yes
Age: 14 & up
Area: North East (Deerfield Beach/Lighthouse Point/Pompano Beach), North West (Parkland/Coconut Creek/Coral Springs/Margate), South East (Fort Lauderdale), South West (Weston/Davie/Plantation/ Sunrise)
Multiple Locations
Coral Springs Museum of Art

“Story Time in the Museum” is presented in partnership with the Broward County Library. Story Time features interesting, engaging stories read by spe ...

Age: 2 - 7 Years Old
Area: North West (Parkland/Coconut Creek/Coral Springs/Margate)
2855 Coral Springs Dr, Coral Springs, Florida, 33065
EMU College Club

EMU supports you afternoons, evenings, weekends, over the summer from March to August, until the day you get to college! With weekly club meetings, y ...

Free: Yes
Area: North East (Deerfield Beach/Lighthouse Point/Pompano Beach), North West (Parkland/Coconut Creek/Coral Springs/Margate), South East (Fort Lauderdale), South West (Weston/Davie/Plantation/ Sunrise)
Multiple Locations
First Tee of Broward, The

The First Tee provides young people with character-building and life skills lessons using golf as the platform. Through The First Tee, young people di ...

Free: Yes
Area: South West (Weston/Davie/Plantation/ Sunrise)
2600 Country Club Way, Weston, Florida, 33332
Florida Renaissance Festival Scout Patch Program

This GSAC approved program is the only one of its kind in the nation. The goal of this interactive program is to teach the scouts about a time when li ...

Area: North East (Deerfield Beach/Lighthouse Point/Pompano Beach)
401 S Powerline Road, Deerfield Beach, FL, 33442
Fort Lauderdale Fire Service Explorer Post 713 Program

The Explorer Program opens doors for young adults, ages 14-21, who have an interest in firefighting service. With hands-on training, the Explorer Pro ...

Free: Yes
Age: 14-21
Area: South East (Fort Lauderdale)
Garden Club of the Davie PAL

For an hour, every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, children are able to participate in the Garden Club, where they are creating a garden as well are e ...

Free: Yes
Area: South West (Weston/Davie/Plantation/ Sunrise)
4300 S.W. 57th Terrace, Davie, FL, 33314
Guided Nature Walks - Fern Forest Nature Center

A free nature walk is offered on Sundays for all ages. Explore the trails at Fern Forest with a park naturalist while learning about native South Flor ...

Age: All Ages
Area: North West (Parkland/Coconut Creek/Coral Springs/Margate)
201 Lyons Rd. South, Coconut Creek, FL, 33063
Guided Nature Walks - Secret Woods Nature Center

Free guided nature walks are offered every Sunday. Groups of 10 or more can make reservations for a specific date and time; there is a $3-per-person f ...

Age: 2 & up
Area: South East (Fort Lauderdale)
2701 W. State Rd. 84,, Dania Beach, FL, 33312
Harmony Development Center

Harmony Development Center has established itself as a strong presence in Broward County providing programs that serve youth and their families in Bro ...

Area: North East (Deerfield Beach/Lighthouse Point/Pompano Beach), North West (Parkland/Coconut Creek/Coral Springs/Margate), South East (Fort Lauderdale)
Multiple Locations
Home Depot, The - Kids Workshops

Every month a new craft is made where the child gets to take it home along with a workshop apron, commemorative pin and a certificate of achievement.

Free: Yes
First Saturday of each month from 9AM to 12noon.
Age: 5 – 12.
Area: North East (Deerfield Beach/Lighthouse Point/Pompano Beach), North West (Parkland/Coconut Creek/Coral Springs/Margate), South East (Fort Lauderdale), South West (Weston/Davie/Plantation/ Sunrise)
Multiple Locations
Juvenile Firesetter Prevention and Intervention Program

Broward County's Juvenile Firesetter Prevention and Intervention Programs provide specialized fire safety education for children ages 2-17 and target ...

Age: 2-17
Area: North East (Deerfield Beach/Lighthouse Point/Pompano Beach), North West (Parkland/Coconut Creek/Coral Springs/Margate), South East (Fort Lauderdale), South West (Weston/Davie/Plantation/ Sunrise)
Multiple Locations
Kids Chess Club at Weston Library

Play the game of chess. Beginners are welcome. Boards and pieces are available.

Free: Yes
Age: 7-17
Area: South West (Weston/Davie/Plantation/ Sunrise)
4205 Bonaventure Blvd, Weston, FL, 33332
Lowe's Build and Grow

Kids get to make a variety of wood crafts under the supervision of an instructor and a parent. The children are given safety goggles, an apron, a part ...

Free: Yes
Saturdays at 10am
Age: 3 & Up
Area: North East (Deerfield Beach/Lighthouse Point/Pompano Beach), North West (Parkland/Coconut Creek/Coral Springs/Margate), South East (Fort Lauderdale), South West (Weston/Davie/Plantation/ Sunrise)
Multiple Locations
Open Play Chess Club of Davie

The Town of Davie offers Open Play Chess Club. Players of all ages and skill levels welcome. Children under the age of 16 years must be accompanied by ...

Free: Yes
2nd & 4th Saturday of every month from 10am - 12pm
Area: South West (Weston/Davie/Plantation/ Sunrise)
3801 S. Pine Island Road, Davie, FL, 33328
Police Athletic League

The Police Athletic League (PAL) provides youth an opportunity to stay out of trouble by participating in sports and other activities after school or ...

Free: Yes
Area: North East (Deerfield Beach/Lighthouse Point/Pompano Beach)
928 East Hillsboro Blvd, Deerfield Beach, FL, 33441
Sunrise After School Chess Clubs

The City of Sunrise has collaborated with community partners to promote the scholastic benefits of chess by encouraging the development of after-schoo ...

Free: Yes
Area: South West (Weston/Davie/Plantation/ Sunrise)
Multiple Sunrise Locations ( all public schools)
Teen Center

A variety of clubs are offered for teen including the Teen Garden Club, Pink Ladies, R/C Club, and the Digital Media Club.

Free: Yes
Age: 13-18
Area: North East (Deerfield Beach/Lighthouse Point/Pompano Beach)
580 S Powerline Rd, Deerfield Beach, FL, 33442
Whole Foods Market Storytime

Bring the little ones in for a healthy snack and a good story at your local Whole Foods market! One of their friendly team members will read outlo ...

Tuesday's @ 10 a.m.
Age: 2-5
Area: North East (Deerfield Beach/Lighthouse Point/Pompano Beach), North West (Parkland/Coconut Creek/Coral Springs/Margate), South East (Fort Lauderdale), South West (Weston/Davie/Plantation/ Sunrise)
Multiple Locations