Family Central Resource & Educational Center in Broward County

Offering great resources for parents, children and educators.

Dear Community Partners,


Family Central would like to inform you that the Resource Library services will end effective June 25, 2018.  We hope you will be able to plan around this date accordingly. Please know, it has been a wonderful journey over the years serving you and the community.


Thank you for always supporting FCI and the Road to Child Outcomes in efforts to provide a bright future for our children.


Family Central Resource & Educational Center houses a variety of educational items including children's books, parent and teacher resource guides, DVD's, compact discs, learning materials, theme kits, puzzles, big books, and toys and more....

This Resource & Eduacational Center has a variety of periodicals that address pertinent subjects - parenting, teaching strategies, advocacy, and others of interest allowing parents and educators to stay informed about the latest trends in the field.  

  Library Operating Hours:

Monday  Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday Closed
Friday Closed
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Closed for Lunch 1:30pm - 2:30pm

**Summer and holiday hours may vary; please call our Resource & Educational Center  at         (954) 724-4051 for more information 


Did you know?

  • Nearly 7,000 patrons access the library throughout the year 
  •  Books and meterials promotes literacy to hundreds of local families targeting children from birth to five years old to read together in the Resource & Educational Center and to encourage family reading at home

A grant from Jarden allows Family Central Resource & Educational Center to provide participating parents, children and child care programs with the books and materials they need to establish early-learning libraries at home, in child care centers, or in the community!


Library Resources:

Living Green Values Story - Click HERE to Read
"Rosa, David and the Tern", a story for 3-7 year olds


In addition to lending materials, the library offers: 

  • Ellison Die-cut Machine (For cutting letters and shapes - just bring your own paper or felt)

  • A computer with internet access 


How to Join:

To apply for your library card, you must be 18 years of age, a resident of Broward or Miami-Dade County and have photo identification and proof of residency.  If you live in other counties, you can receive a card if you work in a childcare facility in Broward or Miami-Dade County.  All children must be accompanied and supervised by an adult while in the Family Central building and Resource and Educational Center.

For information or tours, please call our Resource Library at (954) 724-4051


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